SASSA temporary disability grant backlog in Western Cape: follow-up
2 Mar 2021
Mr R Mackenzie (DA) asked for clarity on the decrease in applications, from 52 000 to 48 000. He also wanted to know how many TDG applications were still to be approved and what the current status was in terms of approvals. What were the timelines for the finalisation of ...
Progress in addressing SASSA temporary disability grant backlog
11 Feb 2021
Mr R Mackenzie (DA) asked where individuals and organisations accessed the services. How were they accessed? Given the end of the year was a few weeks away, was there still funds for new organisations to access those services and would they do it?
Appointment of individuals to clinics committees & hospital boards in Western Cape
10 Feb 2021
Mr R Mackenzie (DA) said he looked at the minutes of 2018, as he had the privilege to serve in the legislature at this time. The relevant Act was passed in 2016, and yet the Act still creates problems. He asked if some of these challenges could not have been ...
Acquisition of COVID vaccine, rollout & funding
3 Feb 2021
Mr R Mackenzie (DA) asked the Department of Health if any contingency plan was in place to deal with load shedding, theft and road accidents for COVID-19 vaccine doses. He wanted to know if someone that had recovered from COVID-19 also needed to be vaccinated. He suggested the Western Cape ...
2 Feb 2021
The Chairperson opened the virtual meeting and proposed that it commenced with the consideration of the report. No apologies had been reported to the secretariat.