The Legal Profession (Amendment) Bill was passed on 4 November 2014 and the new Part VA of the LPA on Prevention of Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism came into effect together with the Legal Profession (Prevention of Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism) Rules on 23 May 2015. With this new legislation coming into force, rules 11(D) to 11(I) of the previous Legal Profession (Professional Conduct) Rules are repealed forthwith. The regulatory framework will apply to both Singapore lawyers and law practices, as well as foreign lawyers and foreign law practices.