Nazley Khan Sharif

National Assembly

Nazley Khan Sharif

About Nazley Khan Sharif

Ms Sharif joined the Democratic Alliance Student Organisation (DASO) in her first year at Wits University and has been involved in politics ever since. She was elected as a PR Councillor in the city of Johanessburg in 2014 and was re-elected in 2016. She was elected as the Section 79 Committee Chairperson in the Gender, Youth and People with Disabilities in 2016 up until her election as an Member of Parliament (MP) in 2019. Read more about Ms Sharif here.

2020 committee attendance as mp

83% attendance rate

Attended 15 meetings out of 18

2019 committee attendance as mp

76% attendance rate

Attended 19 meetings out of 25

  • Attendance records reflect Committee not Plenary Attendance
  • Minister/Deputy Minister attendance is not compulsory.
  • MP attendance is compulsory unless an apology is given
  • MPs are recorded as absent whether they have, or have not submitted apologies.
  • This is not the official committee attendance record of Parliament.
  • Plenary Attendance is not made public by Parliament although it has been requested.

Recent meetings attended

All meetings attended

DISCLAIMER: This information has been obtained via the Parliamentary Monitoring Group. PMG makes every effort to compile reliable and comprehensive information, but does not claim that the data is 100% accurate and complete.



Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances


  • Questions asked to the Minister of Health 18 Dec 2019

    (1)With reference to access to health care by the transgender community, what is the (a) current process for and (b) budget allocated to hormone replacement and gender re-assignment surgery in Government hospitals; (2) whether there is a backlog in respect of hormone replacement and gender re-assignment surgery in Government ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Home Affairs 13 Dec 2019

    What measures is his department taking to assist the transgender community by speeding up the process of changing their sex designation legally?
  • Questions asked to the Minister in The Presidency for Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities 6 Dec 2019

    With reference to her department’s mandate to champion the advancement of women’s socio-economic empowerment and the promotion of gender equality, what steps and/or programmes has her department undertaken in collaboration with other government departments, such as the Departments of Justice and Health the SA Police Service, to ...

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • WEDNESDAY, 3 DECEMBER 2019 3 Dec 2019

    Government's role is to come here and tell us what the implementation plan is. Where is the money coming from and what are the timelines? Nothing else! We are tired of hearing rhetoric and words that mean nothing. The President said ... [Interjections.]

    THE DEPUTY SPEAKER: Hon members, hon members ...

  • WEDNESDAY, 3 DECEMBER 2019 3 Dec 2019

    The President said R1,6 billion will be allocated to the emergency response action plan but what he didn't tell us is that this is not new money. This is money that need to come from good graces of departmental heads and is not deliberately rig fenced for gender-based ...

All Plenary Appearances