Ms Cathlene Labuschagne

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Cathlene Labuschagne

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  • 76) AND REPORT OF SELECT COMMITTEE ON SECURITY AND JUSTICE THEREON 2 Dec 2020

    Chairperson, the Western Cape Province holds the view that while the constitutional invalidity is addressed on a technical level. The Bill fails to ensure that wives in polygamous marriages will be able to exercise the rights afforded to them in practice. The Bill fails to define marital property, house property ...

  • CONSIDERATION OF TRADITIONAL COURTS BILL [B 1D - 2017] AND REPORT OF SELECT COMMITTEE ON SECURITY AND JUSTICE THEREON 2 Dec 2020

    Hon Chairperson, our objections to this Bill are simple. It is rooted in the patriarchal system of traditional tribunals which the ANC seeks to protect. The traditional court system should be a voluntary system aimed at enabling dispute resolution among those South Africans who choose to live according to these ...

  • FRIDAY, 6 DECEMBER 2019 6 Dec 2019

    Chairperson ...

  • FRIDAY, 6 DECEMBER 2019 6 Dec 2019

    Chairperson, I take exception that you do a personal thing and say that I am undermining the Table. Maybe you should go for training by somebody other than the Table. [Interjections.]

  • FRIDAY, 6 DECEMBER 2019 6 Dec 2019

    I know you are not with me, because you ignored me. I rose on a point of order, and you didn't look around and I can't put on the microphone. So what do I do if the Chairperson doesn't want to recognise anyone rising on a point of order?

  • FRIDAY, 6 DECEMBER 2019 6 Dec 2019

    Chairperson, I rose on a point of order. You cannot just look at me; answer me please. I raised; you have to rule.

  • FAREWELL SPEECHES 6 Dec 2019

    Hon Chairperson, hon members and fellow South Africans. It still feels like just yesterday we were all out on the

  • FRIDAY, 6 DECEMBER 2019 6 Dec 2019

    Chairperson, do I need to climb onto a chair to be recognised in order to make a point of order, because I can do so? [Interjections.] I rose on a point of order before you went onto Vote No 40.

  • FRIDAY, 6 DECEMBER 2019 6 Dec 2019

    Chairperson, I rise on a point of order. [Interjections.] While we were doing a division ... Rule 67 provides that I can rise on a point of order during a division. Read your rules.

    Chairperson, the point of order is that a member there in the back row used his ...

  • FRIDAY, 6 DECEMBER 2019 6 Dec 2019

    Although the House is already divided, the reason for a division is for the votes to be accounted for in the minutes and in the report. We don't just divide for divisions ... sitting together. There is a reason for everything that happens in this House. Thank you. [Interjections.]