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Airports Company & ATNS Company Amendment Bills: deliberations & finalisation
12 Mar 2019
The Committee considered and finalised the Airports Company Amendment Bill and the Air Traffic and Navigation Services Company Amendment Bill.
The Parliamentary Legal Advisers Office presented proposed amendments on the Bills to the Committee. An additional amendment was effected to Clause 4(2) of the Airports Company Amendment Bill to omit ...
Consideration and adoption of minutes
26 Feb 2019
Documents handed out: Minutes from 17 April 2018 – 19 February 2019
The Committee met for the consideration and adoption of outstanding Committee minutes.
The Committee adopted minutes from April 2018 to February 2019.
The Parliamentary Legal Advisor briefed the Committee on the proposed amendments to the Airports Company Amendment Bill. After discussion the Committee agreed to the proposed amendments and approved the Bill.
The Committee also agreed to the proposed amendments to the Air Traffic and Navigation Services Company Amendment Bill and approved ...
Airports Company Amendment Bill & ATNS Company Amendment Bill: deliberations
5 Feb 2019
The Department of Transport briefed the Committee on the Airports Company Amendment Bill and Air Traffic and Navigation Services Company Amendment Bill.
The Department reported that the purpose of the Airports Company Amendment Bill is to amend the principal Act thereby aligning the principal Act with the Companies Act, 2008 ...
Cross-Border Road Transport Agency (C-BRTA) governance
4 Dec 2018
The Committee met with the Cross-Border Road Transport Agency (CBRTA) to hear about matters pertaining to governance in the Agency, particularly at the Board level. The chairperson and chief executive officer (CEO) had come before the Committee in October 2018 to present the annual report of the Agency, and at ...
Committee Legacy Report
27 Nov 2018
Documents handed out: Report of the Portfolio Committee on Transport on its activities undertaken during the 5th Parliament [awaited]
Ms Valerie Carelse, the Committee Content Advisor took the Committee through its draft legacy report. She said that the Committee did not have a set performance plan and that they were ...
Department of Transport Quarter 1 & 2 Performance; Committee Report on RABS Bill
20 Nov 2018
The Committee considered and adopted its Committee Report on the Road Accident Benefit Scheme. However, there was a moment of critical and heated debate between the Chairperson and the opposition due to disagreements about what should be included in the Committee Report as the minority views. The matter was put ...
SADC Aviation Safety Organisation Charter; Committee Report on RABS Bill
13 Nov 2018
The Committee deliberated further on the Committee Report and the Minority Report submitted by the Democratic Alliance at the previous meeting. The Committee rejected the Minority Report as a separate report arguing that it would populate the Committee Report and the Committee did not sub-contract the DA to write part ...
Road Accident Benefit Scheme Bill: minority report
7 Nov 2018
The Democratic Alliance submitted its minority report as it was against the Road Accident Benefit Scheme Bill. It objected to the no-fault system, the removal of the common law, the financial implications of running the dual system, the modelling cost of RABS, the rehabilitation benefit, and average annual national income. ...
Road Accident Benefit Scheme Bill: deliberations
31 Oct 2018
The Committee approved the drafting of the amendments it proposed in the 30 October meeting. The Committee would consider the Bill and approve it the following week. Thereafter it would begin to process the Airports Company Amendment Bill and the Air Traffic and Navigation Services Amendment Bill.