REVOCATION OF REGISTRATION
Section 18. Cancellation of registration
- (1) The Commissioner may cancel the registration of a user data if the Commissioner is satisfied that—
(a) the data does not comply with any provision of this Act;
(b) the data does not comply with any conditions or restrictions imposed upon the certificate registration is issued;
(c) the issuance of the certificate of registration was prompted by a false representation of fact by the user data data; or
(d) the data user has ceased to carry on the processing of personal data.
- Notwithstanding subsection (1), the Commissioner shall not revoke the registration of a user data unless the Commissioner is satisfied that, after giving it the opportunity for data users make any representation in writing he may wish to make, registration should be revoked.
- If a user registration data is canceled, the Commissioner shall issue a notice deregistration to the user data, and a certificate of registration issued in respect such registration shall have no effect when the notice of revocation of registration it.
- A data user whose registration has been canceled under this section and continue processing of personal data after it commits an offense and shall, on conviction, to a fine not exceeding five hundred thousand ringgit or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding three years or to both.