Dali Tambo on National Heritage Monument Project; Department of Arts and Culture on its Annual Report for 2012/2013, with Minister & Deputy in attendance
15 Oct 2013
Ms H Msweli (IFP) asked the DAC to review the question of shortages of flags and libraries. The Department should talk to the service providers who had delayed the process to ensure they performed.
South African Language Practitioner's Council Bill [B14-2013]: public hearings Day 1
20 Aug 2013
Ms Msweli (IFP) noted the concerns about a lack of sufficient funding for the implementation and referred to the Medium Term Expenditure Framework which should cover all the costs of the Bill. They were the watchdogs and the previously disadvantaged languages were not always "taken through" because of the cost ...
National Health Insurance Pilot Project: progress report from Department of Health; & challenge assessment by Department of Performance Monitoring and Evaluation
24 Jul 2013
Ms H Msweli (IFP) asked how much money had been spent on the three pilot projects in KZN and how far the projects had progressed, as well as how projects in other provinces, which were not pilot projects, had progressed.
Report back from Departments of Health, Trade and Industry, and Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries on meat inspection services and labelling in South Africa
21 Jun 2013
Ms H Msweli (IFP) said that she was concerned that there were not enough inspectors, not only for labelling, but for the preservation of primary health in general. Prevention was better than cure and awareness and education had to be strengthened. Although monitoring had been identified as a challenge, there ...
National Arts Council & Iziko Museums on Strategic Plans 2013; Pan South African Language Board: board member recommendations
19 Jun 2013
Ms H Msweli (IFP) asked if the NAC had a strategy in place for monitoring and evaluation so that funded organisations were held accountable?
Department of Arts and Culture on Fourth Quarter Expenditure Report; South African Heritage Resources Agency on turnaround strategy
5 Jun 2013
Ms H Msweli (IFP) asked why the implementation of the programme to install flags and flagpoles at schools was going slowly.
Department of Arts and Culture Strategic & Annual Performance Plans 2013, with the Minister in attendance
24 Apr 2013
Ms H Msweli (IFP) asked why PanSALB had received a bigger budget than other entities yet the South African Library for the Blind was getting such a small budget. She requested that the Department revisit the budget for “heritage professionals” (this is the exact phrase used by member)as it ...
Compensation Commission for Occupational Diseases & Medical Bureau for Occupational Diseases Strategic & Annual Performance Plans 2013
24 Apr 2013
Ms H Msweli (IFP) expressed concern that no annual report was submitted between 2000 and 2004. She wanted to know how the Commissioner had arrived at R2 700 per claimant.
Department of Health Strategic and Annual Performance Plan 2013
17 Apr 2013
Ms H Msweli (IFP) asked whether the Department could explain the results from the National Committee on Confidential Enquiries into Maternal Deaths, which reflected that institutional maternal deaths had decreased from 180 per100 000 beds in 2010 to 160 per100 000 beds at present.
Mental Health Care Amendment Bill [B 39-2012]: Public hearings
27 Feb 2013
Ms H Msweli (IFP) asked if the SAMHS could introduce more military hospitals. Some provinces had none, although there were patients in every province.