SHAH ALAM, April 6, 2017 – Majlis Agama Islam Selangor (MAIS) implemented a transfer of service functions related to distribution, welfare and education assistance for muallaf in the State of Selangor to Lembaga Zakat Selangor effective on April 1, 2017.

Transfers of distributions and assistance have been implement by gazetting the amendments in the Regulations, the Care and Teaching of Muallaf (State of Selangor) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 in the Selangor State Government newsletters. P.U 10 Jil. 70 No. 6 Supplement No. 7 Legislation on March 16, 2017. The amendment was in line with the authorization by MAIS to LZS to manage the affairs of muallaf in the State of Selangor.

The transfers of the distribution and assistance are aimed at psychology essay co-ordination and centralization of functions and activities of the MAIS Social Development Sector to LZS in overcoming problems of overlapping of duties and improving existing customer service systems especially to the asnaf muallaf in the State of Selangor.

The distribution and assistance arrangements for muallafs previously managed by MAIS throughout the districts of the State of Selangor will be coordinated and managed by LZS with 27 branches throughout the State of Selangor while the registration and recruitment process is still managed by MAIS and the District Islamic Religious Office in accordance with the provisions within Administration of the Religion of Islam (State of Selangor) Enactment 2003.