Mr Jonas Phello Parkies

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Jonas Phello Parkies

Committee Meetings Attended

  • NCOP Trade & Industry, Economic Development, Small Business, Tourism, Employment & Labour Department of Trade and Industry 2018/19 Annual Performance Plan
    30 May 2018

    The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) briefed the Committee on its 2018/19 Annual Performance Plan (APP).

    The three main areas of work for the DTI were industrialisation, regulation and transformation. The Committee was given an overview of key interventions by the DTI which was put into action in its ...

  • Ad Hoc Committee on Parliament and Provincial Medical Aid Scheme Technical Support Team briefing; Committee Programme
    24 May 2018

    The Ad Hoc Joint Committee on Parliament and Provincial Medical Aid Scheme met recently to discuss and adopt the Draft Strategic Plan and Draft Committee Programme documents for the implementation of the terms of reference regarding the review process of the Parmed Act of 1975.

    Members agreed they need to ...

  • NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy Mineral & Petroleum Resources Amendment Bill [B15D-2013]: negotiating mandates
    18 May 2018

    The provincial delegates presented the negotiating mandates given by their respective Provinces. While most provinces supported the Bill in light of their public hearings they did propose various amendments. However, the Western Cape did not support the Bill. Mpumalanga's many proposed amendments were all approved by the other provinces except ...

  • NCOP Public Enterprises and Communication Protection, Promotion, Development and Management of Indigenous Knowledge Bill [B6B-2016]: consideration of written submissions
    16 May 2018

    The Committee and the Department of Science and Technology (DST) was briefed on submissions by members of the public on the proposals in the Protection, Promotion, Development and Management of Indigenous Knowledge Bill [B6B-2016]. There had been five written submissions from interested parties. These had included comments on the rights ...

  • NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy Department of Mineral Resources Annual Performance Plan on matters affecting provinces
    15 May 2018

    The Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) provided the Committee with a breakdown of its planned targets for 2018/19 across its Programmes ie Corporate Services, Financial Administration, Mine Health and Safety Inspectorate, Mineral Regulation and lastly Mineral Policy and Promotion. Key projects for 2018/19 covered mine rehabilitation, shale gas, derelict and ...

  • Ad Hoc Committee on Parliament and Provincial Medical Aid Scheme Election of Chairpersons; Committee Mandate; Medical Aid Scheme Act: Content Advisor/Reseacher input
    2 May 2018

    The Committee Secretary said the Ad Hoc Committee had been jointly established by the National Assembly (NA) and the National Council of Province (NCOP) to inquire into the Parliamentary and Provincial Medical Aid Scheme (Parmed) Act 28 of 1975. Because the meeting had started an hour late, it was decided ...

  • NCOP Trade & Industry, Economic Development, Small Business, Tourism, Employment & Labour African Union Institutional Review Report: DIRCO briefing; with Deputy Minister
    28 Mar 2018

    The meeting received a briefing from Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers, International Relations and Cooperation and Ambassador Mxolisi Nkosi, on the African Union Institutional Reform.

    The Deputy Minister was pleased to note that good relations between South Africa and Rwanda were back on track. The situation on the continent was quite ...

  • NCOP Public Enterprises and Communication Reduction of cost to communicate: stakeholder briefing; with Deputy Minister
    28 Mar 2018

    The four main telecommunications operators in South Africa – Vodacom, MTN, Cell C and Telkom – together with the regulatory body, the Independent Communications Authority of SA (ICASA), presented differing views to the Committee on how the cost to communicate could be reduced in the country.

    Vodacom said the information ...

  • NCOP Public Enterprises and Communication Richtersveld Community & Alexkor Deed of Settlement implementation: progress report by Public Enterprises
    21 Feb 2018

    The Select Committee on Communications and Public Enterprises is toying with the idea of putting the Richtersveld land restitution claim under administration and conducting a forensic investigation on the matter.
    The Committee indicated the Richtersveld issue has been moving at a snail's pace and stakeholders do not seem to be ...

  • Joint Rules Parliamentary Programme Framework for 2018; Arrangements for SONA
    15 Feb 2018

    JOINT PROGRAMME COMMITTEE

    Chairpersons:                                                                         Committee Secretaries:

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

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

    MINUTES OF PROCEEDINGS

    Thursday, 15 ...