Legal Reporting Division is a division that is responsible to govern the Subordinate Courts’ Grounds of Judgment. This Division is headed by a director and assisted by a Deputy Director I and Deputy Director II and several number of Deputy Registrars and Senior Assistant Registrars. This Division is directly placed under the supervision of The Office of Deputy Chief Registrar (Policy).
- As Secretariat for collecting Grounds of Judgment of the Subordinate Courts for assessment in accordance with the prescribed criteria. This Division will keep records of the Sessions Court Judges and Magistrates who have submitted or failed to submit a Ground of Judgment monthly and prepare periodical report to be circulated to the top management.
- To select quality grounds of judgments written by the Session Courts’ Judges and Magistrates to be published by selected Legal Journal Publishers.
- To prepare keywords and summary of selected Grounds of Judgment of Sessions Court Judges and Magistrates and keywords for all judgments of High Courts, Courts of Appeal and Federal Court of Malaysia as references and to be accessible via eJudgment portal;
- Establish archives and one-stop center for collections of Grounds of Judgment of the Federal Court, the Court of Appeal, the High Court and the Subordinate Courts as sources for future reference.