Joint meeting: IEC on readiness for readiness for LGEs & implications of recent ConCourt Court ruling
10 Sep 2021
Ms S Shaikh (ANC), Select Committee Chairperson, said the IEC should be commended for opening all voting districts for registration to ensure access to all. The elections are taking place under unique circumstances with the pandemic.
Removal of Magistrate: Magistrate Commission briefing
8 Sep 2021
The Chairperson convened the virtual meeting and welcomed Members and the delegation from the Magistrates’ Commission that consisted of Adv Cassim Moosa (the Chairperson of the Ethics Committee), and Mr Johannes Meijer (Member of the Magistrates’ Commission).
Report on oversight visit to KwaZulu-Natal
1 Sep 2021
The Chairperson convened the virtual meeting and welcomed Members in attendance. The purpose of the meeting was for the Committee to consider and adopt its oversight report on its visit to the province of KwaZulu-Natal. Another item on the agenda was for the Committee to consider and adopt its outstanding ...
Overseeing and scrutinising implementation of executive undertakings made by Minister of Police & President
26 Aug 2021
The Chairperson asked if Minister Bheki Cele or Deputy Minister Cassel Mathale had any opening remarks to make.
Local Government: Municipal Systems Amendment Bill: COGTA response to Negotiating Mandates
24 Aug 2021
Ms S Shaikh (ANC, Limpopo) felt that the Committee needed to first confirm the receipt of the negotiating mandates from all the provinces as a matter of procedures, since it was a Section 76 bill.
Invocation of Section 139(1)(c) in OR Tambo District Municipality: continuation
19 Aug 2021
Ms S Shaikh (ANC, Limpopo) agreed with Members that the various views expressed the previous night were discomforting.
19 Aug 2021
The Chairperson convened the meeting and welcomed Members and the delegations in attendance. She recognised that Ms Patricia Whittle, Parliamentary Researcher, and Dr Irvin Kinnes, Content Advisor to the Portfolio Committee on Police, were also in attendance.
Extent of recent unrest; Measures to mitigate effect of COVID-19 on SAPS
13 Aug 2021
The Chairperson convened the virtual meeting and welcomed Members and the delegations from the Department of Police, the South African Police Services (the SAPS), and the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government. The purpose of the meeting was for the Committee to be briefed by the Department of Police and the SAPS on ...
GBV Bills: deliberations
11 Aug 2021
The Chairperson welcomed the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development (DoJ&CD) as well as the Parliamentary Legal Advisors in attendance. The DoJ&CD delegation included Ms Kalay Pillay (Deputy Director-General: Legislative Development), Mr Makubela Mokulubete (State Law Advisor), Ms Ntombi Mnyikiso (State Law Advisor), Mr Henk du Preez (State Law Advisor) ...
GBV Bills: Department on proposed amendments
6 Aug 2021
The Chairperson convened the virtual meeting, welcomed Members and the delegation from the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development (DoJ&CD) to the meeting. The agenda was for the Committee to be briefed by the Department on the proposed amendments to the Criminal Law (Sexual Offences and Related Matters) Amendment Bill ...