Dr Michael John Cardo

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Michael John Cardo

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  • Employment Equity Amendment Bill: deliberations 18 Jun 2021

    Dr M Cardo (DA) said that Ms Isaacs had suggested that everything on lines 11 and 12 after the word “if” in section 53(6) could be deleted, i.e. “the Minister is satisfied that” . The subsection would read as follows:
  • Employment Equity Amendment Bill: deliberations 17 Jun 2021

    Dr M Cardo (DA) requested that the Bill be flighted on the screen.
  • DEL, Compensation Fund & Unemployment Insurance Fund on matters raised by AGSA 8 Jun 2021

    Dr M Cardo (DA) said that one of the recommendations made by the office of the AG was that consequence management should be implemented and monitored on UIF employees who had transgressed in the area of recurring irregular, fruitless and wasteful expenditure and other forms of financial misconduct. He wanted ...
  • Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Amendment Bill: DEL response to submissions 2 Jun 2021

    Dr M Cardo (DA) asked why the South African medical fraternity and third party administrators were not consulted during the social and economic impact assessment exercise conducted on the Bill. He was particularly concerned, because the current form of the Bill would completely change the way third party administrators interacted ...
  • AGSA on UIF & CF matters before SCOPA 28 May 2021

    Dr M Cardo (DA) said that one of the recommendations made in the presentation was that consequence management should be implemented and monitored on employees who had transgressed by incurring irregular, fruitless and wasteful expenditure, and other financial misconduct. However, UIF payments had been suspended last September because of alleged ...
  • Employment Equity Amendment Bill: DEL response to submissions 26 May 2021

    Dr M Cardo (DA) asked about issues of constitutionality of the Bill. He said that the presentation had referred to Solidarity trade union’s court action, but had failed to mention other cases that were set out in 2004 in respect of new measures that must target the disadvantaged and promote ...
  • Labour Budget: Committee Report 12 May 2021

    Dr M Cardo (DA) agreed there needs to be a better framing of the observations. The observations on advocacy and outreach campaigns do not set the tone of what the Department wants to say. The Department was reconfigured in 2019 with a focus on job creation and by stating this, ...
  • Compensation Fund; Productivity SA & NEDLAC 2021/22 Annual Performance Plans 7 May 2021

    Dr M Cardo (DA) said the Compensation Commissioner had stated that the budget inputs did not include the effects of an Amendment Bill which was going to increase benefit costs. Had the Fund done any forecasting on the increased benefit costs and, if so, could it provide an idea of ...
  • DEL, CCMA & UIF 2021/22 Annual Performance Plans 5 May 2021

    Dr M Cardo (DA) asked regarding the statements made in the presentation that the Department did not tolerate fraud and corruption, he enquired on the seven officials that were implicated at the UIF by the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) on fraud and corruption charges related to Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme ...
  • Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Amendment (COIDA) Bill: public hearings day 4 28 Apr 2021

    Dr M Cardo (DA) noted the suggestion that the Department of Employment and Labour should focus on what did not work – relating to the Compensation Fund claims and administrative capabilities and efficiencies. However, proposals were not provided on how to do that. He asked why the claims and administration ...