Member of the Western Cape Provincial Legislature
Mr Plato was the Western Cape MEC for Community Safety and served as the mayor of the City of Cape Town for two non-consecutive terms from May 2009 to June 2011, and from November 2018 to October 2021.
2023 committee attendance as mp
79% attendance rate (30 of 38 )
2022 committee attendance as mp
87% attendance rate (33 of 38 )
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Social Development (WCPP)
Western Cape Adjustments Appropriation Bill: Social Development
30 Nov 2023
What are committee meetings?
Committee meetings are planned events where real-world impactful work happens such as law-making, oversight and public participation - which are all cornerstones of the work our MPs do. Although often citizens focus on the public debate taking place in main chambers, the majority of MPs' time is spent working within committees. Here is a place to see what your committee is saying.
The Chairperson opened the meeting and noted this was an important day for the Western Cape as they welcomed the ...
23 Oct 2023
Mr D Plato (DA) said the MEC and HOD did not refer to their good audit findings and thanked them ...
What are questions asked to ministers?
Written questions and feedback are essential tools used by MPs for oversight and hold the executive accountable. This oversight mechanism allows MPs’ to extract detailed information that would normally be difficult to comprehend through oral engagement. You can see the questions that your MPs are asking here.
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What are plenary appearances?
Plenary sessions are forums that have been created for the purpose of public debate and decision-making. This mechanism is used to convey the messages of our MPs within main chambers on important decisions, like how they vote.
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