Dr Kenneth Leonard Jacobs

National Assembly

Kenneth Leonard Jacobs

About Kenneth Leonard Jacobs

2019 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 13 meetings out of 13

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Committee appearances

  • CCOD, OHSC & SAHPRA on their Mandates & Annual Performance Plans 2019/20 4 Sep 2019

    Mr K Jacobs (ANC) said his question emanated from a YouTube video he saw about a Russian gold mine and the processes they follow there. When the miners arrive in the morning, they get a full medical screening before entering the mine. They also have tests to ensure that they ...
  • Engagement with the Elders on Universal Health Coverage 3 Sep 2019

    Mr K Jacobs (ANC) thanked the Elders for the explanation. In SA, everyone agreed that it needed a publicly decided health system with an emphasis on primary health care, which was in the Bill that was before the Committees. Services would also be delivered at the hospital level. He noted ...
  • NHI Bill [B11-2019]: Minister’s briefing; Council for Medical Schemes mandate & Annual Performance Plan 29 Aug 2019

    Dr K Jacobs (ANC) thanked the team for the presentation. He said that everyone needed to understand that the Members were lawmakers and they were sitting there to advance a Bill that had been set before them. That was their task. The country was in an unequal state and people ...
  • Legacy Report; Overview of Health Sector: Department briefing 28 Aug 2019

    Mr K Jacobs (ANC) said there are 23 recommendations and they are all important recommendations. He suggested that there should be another meeting where Committee is educated on these as these will be important for Members especially when it comes to oversight responsibilities.
  • Department of Health 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan 4 Jul 2019

    Mr K Jacobs (ANC) appreciated the Minister’s proposal that many questions would be discussed in future. Referring to the five provincial programmes which had demonstrated no improvement in 2018/19, he asked what the DoH’s plan of action was to deal with the situation. What mechanisms did it ...

All Committee Appearances


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Plenary appearances

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