Mr John Henry Steenhuisen

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John Henry Steenhuisen

Committee Meetings Attended

  • Constitutional Review Committee Public Hearings on Review of Section 25 of Constitution (26 July - 4 August 2018)
    17 Jul 2018

    In February 2018, the National Assembly adopted a motion proposed by the EFF, with amendments by the ANC, that Parliament's Constitutional Review Committee investigate mechanisms through which land can be expropriated without compensation. The Joint Constitutional Review Committee was mandated by the National Assembly and the National Council of ...

  • Joint Standing Committee on Financial Management of Parliament Parliament 2017/18 Quarter 4 performance
    16 May 2018

    The 2017/18 Quarter 4 report showed great progress towards the achievement of the six Strategic Outcome Oriented goals envisaged by the 2014-2019 Strategic Plan of the Fifth Parliament. Of a total of 19 performance indicators, only five have not met the targets. One of these indicators is for the ...

  • Joint Rules Consideration of establishment of a Subcommittee on Report of the High Level Panel on the Assessment of Legislation and the Acceleration of Fundamental Change (HLP)
    28 Mar 2018

  • Joint Standing Committee on Financial Management of Parliament Parliament Quarter 3 performance 2017/18: briefing by Acting Secretary to Parliament
    21 Feb 2018

    Document: Research and Content Analysis Report on Parliament Quarter 3 performance 2017/18 (not available to the public)

    After briefings on Parliament Quarter 3 performance 2017/18 by both the Acting Secretary to Parliament and the researchers and analysts, the following concerns were identified:
     • Unspent funds should be redirected to ...

  • Rules of the National Assembly Impeachment of President procedure: Section 89 of Constitution
    30 Jan 2018

    The sub-committee on the Rules of the National Assembly considered and reviewed the draft rules to Remove a President, in terms of Section 89 of the Constitution.

    The Secretary to the Chairperson, prior to taking the sub-committee through the draft rules, reminded Members that at the previous meeting, they had ...

  • Rules of the National Assembly Procedure for Removal of President from office in terms of Constitution
    10 Jan 2018

    The Subcommittee of the National Assembly Rules Committee met to consider, discuss and make proposals on the drafting of Rules to give effect to the Constitutional Court judgement for the Assembly to establish adequate process to deal with Section 89 of the Constitution – removal of a President from office. The ...

  • Joint Rules Bills before Parliament and Legislation in 2017; Parliamentary Programme Framework for 2018
    16 Nov 2017


    Chairpersons:                                                                         Committee Secretaries:

    Ms B Mbete: Speaker of the NA                                                          Andrew Mbanga (2623

    Ms T R Modise: Chairperson of the NCOP                                           Jeremy Michaels (3245



    Thursday, 16 November 2017 at 09:15





    Tsenoli, S L (Deputy Speaker)

    Modise T R (Chairperson of ...

  • Joint Standing Committee on Financial Management of Parliament Parliament mid-year performance: Acting Secretary to Parliament
    16 Nov 2017

    The Acting Secretary to Parliament briefed the Committee on Parliament’s 2017-18 mid-year performance and expenditure. She listed Parliament’s six outcome-oriented goals, and reported that the targets of seven of its 11 indicators (68%) had been achieved during the period. Parliament had spent R1.091 billion, which was 44 ...

  • Joint Rules Proposed Amendments to Joint Rules; Public Participation Model; Proposals by Leader of Government Business
    15 Nov 2017

    The Committee met to consider a report from the Parliamentary Group on International Relations (PGIR) on proposed amendments to the Joint Rules of Parliament, following a review by a joint sub-committee.

    The proposals covered a wide range of issues. These included the meanings of “point of order” and “point of ...

  • Joint Standing Committee on Financial Management of Parliament Parliament 2016/17 audit: Auditor-General briefing & research analysis
    24 Oct 2017

    The Committee received briefings from the Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA) and the research teams on Parliament’s 2016-17 annual report. The purpose of the meeting was to prepare the Committee and guide them on questions to pose and issues to probe when they met with the executive authority the ...