Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of 10 years or more
Female to Female Relationships: Not Legal
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law
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Traveled to MALAYSIA with a partner? Did your hotel or guesthouse react to your sexual orientation?
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A backbencher has called on the state government to set up a committee to oversee the welfare of transgenders in the state. Teh Yee Cheu (DAP-Tanjung Bungah) said an open-minded government should consider establishing such a committee to ensure trangenders' needs and rights are taken care of. He added that there is a need to study and collect data on the group to ensure that they get proper attention.