Can’t hide fields in user registration form at new menu path

I have a menu path which rendered User Registration Form. The problem is I did hide fields like “Email”, “password” and “status” by setting #access to FALSE. It is not working.

When I have done the same thing in hook_form_alter(), it does work.

This is my code.

/**  * Implements hook_menu().  */ function MY_MODULE_menu() {   $items['admin/author/create'] = array(     'title' => t('Author'),     'page callback' => 'MY_MODULE_author_form',     'type' => MENU_CALLBACK,     'access callback' => TRUE,   );    return $items; }  /**  * Author form.  */ function MY_MODULE_author_form() {   drupal_set_title('Create Author');    // Getting User Register Form   $form = drupal_get_form('user_register_form');     // Change Username to Author Name   $form['account']['name']['#title'] = 'Author Name';    // Exclude User Registeration Elements   $form['account']['mail']['#access'] = FALSE;   $form['account']['pass']['#access'] = FALSE;   $form['account']['status']['#access'] = FALSE;    // The path to which the form will be submitted.   $form['#action'] = url('admin/people/create');     return $form; } 

I think I can alter the form in MY_MODULE_author_form().

Is there anything wrong with my code?

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