Carin Visser

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Carin Visser

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Committee Meetings Attended

  • NCOP Security and Justice Election of Chairperson
    26 Jun 2019

    The Committee elected Ms S Shaikh (unopposed) to be its chairperson.

    The incoming chairperson noted that there were many government portfolios that the Committee had to oversee and it was a daunting task. She informed Members that their responsibility, in terms of the Constitution, was that of oversight, law making ...

  • NCOP Cooperative Governance & Traditional Affairs, Water and Sanitation and Human Settlements Election of Chairperson
    26 Jun 2019

    The Committee elected Mr Dodovu (unopposed) to be its Chairperson.

    The incoming chairperson thanked the Committee for this honour and highlighted the Committee’s responsibility to ensure that it did what is expected of it: facilitated the processes of legislation, scrutinised the actions of the Executive, and facilitated community participation.

  • NCOP Petitions and Executive Undertakings Election of Chairperson
    26 Jun 2019

    The Committee elected Ms Z Ncitha (unopposed) to be its chairperson.

    The incoming chairperson thanked Members for giving her this responsibility. She further indicated that she was nothing without the Members of the Committee and the Committee would be relying on the support staff to make sure that the responsibility ...

  • Water and Sanitation Committee Reports
    23 May 2018

    The Committee considered and adopted the minutes of several meetings held during the course of the current year. The Committee also considered and adopted without objections or amendments two oversight reports.

  • Water and Sanitation Department of Water and Sanitation: Auditor-General & Treasury input on audit & financial management; with Minister
    16 May 2018

    The Portfolio Committee received briefings from the Auditor General of South Africa (AGSA) and National Treasury (NT) on the budget and financial management of the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS). Treasury had been asked to respond to questions surrounding the approval of an overdraft to the cash-strapped Department, and ...

  • Water and Sanitation Parliamentary Inquiry into Department of Water and Sanitation: terms of reference
    8 May 2018

    Documents: Draft Terms of Reference for the establishment of a Commission of inquiry into the functioning of the Department of Water and Sanitation; Draft Guidelines on the Scope of Inquiry

    A joint meeting was held by the Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation, the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (SCOPA) ...

  • Water and Sanitation Department of Water and Sanitation report on outstanding issues; Umgeni & Sedibeng Water Boards 2016/17 Annual Report
    25 Apr 2018

    The Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation met to receive presentations from the Umgeni and Sedibeng water boards on their 2016/17 annual reports, and a briefing from the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) on outstanding issues. However, the water boards did not present their reports because they did not ...

  • Water and Sanitation War on Leaks Programme & Proposals for bulk water tariffs for 2018/19: Department briefing, with Minister & Deputy Minister
    28 Mar 2018

    The Department of Water and Sanitation briefed the Committee on the status of bulk water tariffs processes for 2018/19.  The Department informed the Committee that in September and October 2017, the Department had conducted pre-tariff consultation sessions with the Water Boards, after which the Water Boards had consulted with municipalities, ...

  • Water and Sanitation Department of Water and Sanitation challenges: SIU, AGSA & National Treasury input
    27 Mar 2018

    A joint meeting of the Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation and the Standing Committee on Public Accounts met to be briefed by the Auditor-General of SA (AGSA) and National Treasury on challenges facing the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS). The AGSA briefed the Committees on irregular payments and ...

  • Water and Sanitation Construction Unit: Department of Water and Sanitation briefing
    20 Mar 2018

    Report of the meeting to follow.

  • Water and Sanitation Parliamentary Inquiry into Department of Water and Sanitation: planning
    14 Mar 2018

    Documents Presented: Draft Terms of Reference for the Establishment for a Commission of Inquiry [not available for public]

    This was a joint meeting between the Parliamentary Committee for Water and Sanitation and the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (SCOPA) to discuss terms of reference for an investigation into the Department ...

  • Water and Sanitation Mhlathuze Water Board 2016/2017 Annual Report, with Minister
    13 Mar 2018

    Annual Reports 2016/17 

    The Minister of Water and Sanitation said that he had met with members of the Board of Umgeni Water and Mhlathuze Water the previous Friday. As an outcome of the meeting, he requested that the Committee should give him 30 days to sort out the issue of the ...