Implementation of Constitutional Court & Land Claims Court orders; CRLR Update
24 Nov 2020
Mr S Matiase (EFF) said that the appointment of the Special Master by the courts was a reiteration of the fact that there was a need for the investigation of living and working conditions of labour tenants. He called on the Department to support the Special Master. He urged it ...
NAMC & PPECB 2019/20 Annual Reports
17 Nov 2020
Mr S Matiase (EFF) asked about the mission statement of NAMC, which was to provide advisory services to key stakeholders in support of a vibrant agricultural marketing system. In pursuit of this mission, he thought it would be good for the NAMC to provide such services to informal vendors who ...
Audit outcomes: AGSA briefing; ARC & OBP 2019/20 Annual Reports
13 Nov 2020
Mr N Matiase (EFF) thanked the Chairperson for the opportunity to make a contribution on the presentation of the AGSA. He said that the Chairperson would not agree with what he was about to say, but he had to say it nonetheless. He stated that “the ANC should be in ...
ULTRA Bill: finalisation (incl Public Participation Report and Committee Report)
27 Oct 2020
Mr S Matiase (EFF) agreed with Ms Thlape’s proposal.
ULTRA Bill: consideration of proposed amendments
20 Oct 2020
Mr S Matiase (EFF) spoke on the position of his political party. The party’s position was that the Amendment Bill does not take the Committee an inch closer to bringing in all-inclusive legislation in terms of Section 25(6) and (9) of the Constitution which instructs government and Parliament ...
ULTRA Bill: clause-by-clause deliberationsULTRA Bill: clause-by-clause deliberations
9 Oct 2020
The Chairperson noted the EFF’s rejection of the Bill by Mr S Matiase (EFF) in the previous meeting.
ULTRA Bill: Motion of desirability and deliberations on public comments
6 Oct 2020
Mr S Matiase (EFF) said that the Committee should avoid applying reactive methods, and asserted that the discussions were completely inconsistent with what it was trying to achieve. The EFF felt that the Committee had no sense of what it wanted to do, and was going back and forth with ...
ULTRA Bill: Committee Staff on issues raised by stakeholders during public hearings
4 Sep 2020
Mr S Matiase (EFF) said that the number of people who attended the hearings had been nowhere near the number of people who usually attended these hearings. He doubted that the Bill would pass constitutional muster due to the procedural challenges brought up by Members earlier. He said they should ...
ULTRA Bill: public hearings day 3
25 Aug 2020
Mr S Matiase (EFF) said that the Bill sought to secure land rights for people who lived in the former Bantustans, and to transfer ownership power to these people. He asked whether KOTI Research rejected this process for land users, and indicated to KOTI Research and the Bakoni Tau-Phuthi CPA ...
ULTRA Bill: public hearings day 2
19 Aug 2020
Mr N Matiase (EFF) said that RUDNET need to explain in detail what they meant in their submission that that they proposed that there should be a countervailing measure to protect the rights of people against the rights of individuals. LandNESS needed to explain the fundamental change that would happen ...