Minister of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Executive Undertaking; Committee Legacy Report
19 Mar 2019
In reference to the observations on page 11, Mr S Mthimunye (ANC; Mpumalanga) stated that once finalised a pro forma should be provided which will also assist the incoming committee.
Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment: briefing
19 Mar 2019
The Chairperson welcomed the committee members, Mr. John Jeffery, the Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development and Mr Chris Nissen, a Commissioner at the South Africa Human Rights Commission (SAHRC).
Defence Amendment Bill: consideration; Committee Legacy Report
6 Mar 2019
The Chairperson said that seven Members were needed to deal with the issues raised on the Defence Amendment Bill but at the moment only six Members were present. The Committee had received phone calls from the Members who were absent to inform them that they would be arriving arrive late. ...
Emadlangen & Inkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Local Municipalities: termination of intervention
5 Mar 2019
Mr S Mthimunye (ANC, Mpumalanga) said the MEC had made reference to councillors being absent from meetings and avoiding the MEC. This pointed to governance issues and he asked for confirmation that corporate governance issues were in place and functioning, because if the political branch of a municipality was malfunctioning, ...
Defence Amendment Bill [B18-2017]: consideration; Magistrate Nzimande provisional suspension
27 Feb 2019
The Chairperson asked Ms B Engelbrecht (DA, Gauteng) whether she is aware of the administrative nightmare that this matter will create. Can you imagine a Committee of Parliament engaging into controlling access into a State property? He views this matter as an administrative function that would not involve Parliament in ...
Powers, Privileges and Immunities of Parliament and Provincial Legislatures Amendment Bill [B18-2018]: deliberation on written comments
20 Feb 2019
The Chairperson welcomed everyone to deliberations on the Powers, Privileges and Immunities of Parliament and Provincial Legislatures Bill. This was the second tabling of the Bill before Committee; the first being in
Government Advertising Agency Petition
20 Feb 2019
Mr S Mthimunye (ANC, Mpumalanga) said that all Members of Parliament (MP) should perhaps get advice or comments of the relevant departments before they can make a decision.
Defence Amendment Bill [B18-2017]: written comments; Legal Aid SA regulations
19 Feb 2019
The Chairperson said the Committee was meeting to discuss the Defence Amendment Bill [B18-2017, taking into account the comments by the Right2Know Campaign, and the regulations of Legal Aid South Africa. He asked the Department of Defence (DoD) to respond to the questions posed by the Right2Know Campaign, and to ...
Public Service Commission Amendment Bill & Traditional and Khoisan Leadership Bill: final mandates
4 Dec 2018
Mr S Mthimunye (ANC, Mpumalanga) said Mpumalanga conferred with a mandate to vote in favour of the Bill.
Critical Infrastructure Protection Bill: adoption; United Arab Emirates (UAE) Extradition Treaty;
27 Nov 2018
The Chairperson said that Mr G Michalakis (DA, Free State) had approached him and had asked for the opportunity to address the Committee on the Bill. He invited Mr Michalakis to go ahead and address the Committee.