Mr B Kivedo (DA) commented that this was a qualitative matter and wondered if the Committee should respond to formalised documents. The main thing was how people were made aware of the piece of legislation under discussion.
Mr B Kivedo (DA) had a question regarding the aim of the Department in terms of an overall safety increase, as found on the first page of the South African Police Service (SAPS) Western Cape annual report. This was a service department, and when services were offered to the community ...
Mr B Kivedo (DA) commented that the initiatives were positive and said that the sensitisation of communities was striking. Money being allocated for the water campaign was money well spent, because it was a necessity and the drought was far from over.
The Chairperson said that the purpose of the meeting was to deliberate on vote 5, Education, in the schedule to the Western Cape adjustment appropriation bill, 2018, and to consider and adopt the draft committee report on the deliberation. He invited the Minister to give some introductory remarks.