Danville Smith

Western Cape Provincial Legislature

Danville Smith

About Danville Smith

2020 committee attendance as mp

56% attendance rate

Attended 20 meetings out of 36

2019 committee attendance as mp

44% attendance rate

Attended 12 meetings out of 27

  • Attendance records reflect Committee not Plenary Attendance
  • Minister/Deputy Minister attendance is not compulsory.
  • MP attendance is compulsory unless an apology is given
  • MPs are recorded as absent whether they have, or have not submitted apologies.
  • This is not the official committee attendance record of Parliament.
  • Plenary Attendance is not made public by Parliament although it has been requested.

DISCLAIMER: This information has been obtained via the Parliamentary Monitoring Group. PMG makes every effort to compile reliable and comprehensive information, but does not claim that the data is 100% accurate and complete.

Committee appearances

  • Local Government Budget: Committee Report 27 Jul 2020

    Mr D Smith (ANC) said that the NGOs are not receiving any government assistance, and they need to be acknowledged. Municipalities still need to provide services during the pandemic and their income is under pressure. He wanted to know if the Department would render services to the new informal settlements ...
  • Human Settlements Budget: Committee Report 27 Jul 2020

    Mr D Smith (ANC) said it would have been good to have the amended business plan in order to see which projects have been affected and which have not. He said there is potential for chaos, as frustrations are increasing. He wanted to know if there could be a focus ...
  • Department of Human Settlements Quarter 4 performance 15 Jul 2020

    Mr D Smith (ANC) said he is aware of three sites where over 1000 plots are serviced. Only the top structures must still be constructed, at a budget of less than R30 million.
  • Western Cape Municipalities 2018/2019 Audit Outcomes & Corrective measures at underperforming municipalities 14 Jul 2020

    Mr D Smith (ANC) asked the AG about the process whereby raw findings on management reports were first obtained, where the municipalities were given the opportunity to correct some findings before the final report. Was there a possibility for the AG to avail such reports to the public? In this ...
  • Government Finance and Budgets/Cooperative Governance: MECs briefing 22 May 2020

    The Chairperson welcomed the two Departments and Members of the Committee to the meeting where they would be reviewing two themes. The first was government finances related to the Covid-19 pandemic, and the second was cooperative governance also related to the Covid-19 pandemic. Apologies had been received by Mr D ...

All Committee Appearances


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Plenary appearances

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