Ms Zukiswa Veronica Ncitha

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Zukiswa Veronica Ncitha

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Committee Meetings Attended

  • NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy Plant Improvement Bill & Plant Breeders’ Rights Bill: final mandates; DAFF 2018/19 plans affecting provinces; with Deputy Minister
    22 May 2018

    The Committee approved the final mandates on the Plant Improvement Bill (B8B-2015) and Plant Breeders Bill (B15B-2015). The DA’s request for both bills to be debated in the House was rejected by the majority.

    The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries briefed the Committee on its Annual Performance Plan for ...

  • NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy Mineral & Petroleum Resources Amendment Bill [B15D-2013]: negotiating mandates
    18 May 2018

    The provincial delegates presented the negotiating mandates given by their respective Provinces. While most provinces supported the Bill in light of their public hearings they did propose various amendments. However, the Western Cape did not support the Bill. Mpumalanga's many proposed amendments were all approved by the other provinces except ...

  • Ad Hoc Committee on the Funding of Political Parties NCOP Election of Chairperson; Mandate of Committee
    16 May 2018

    Members of the NCOP Ad Hoc Committee on Funding of Represented Political Parties met to elect a Chairperson and to discuss the mandate of the Committee. Members understood the importance of taking the process forward but were concerned about the number of meetings and sittings that they were currently attending ...

  • NCOP Appropriations Early Childhood Development Grant Quarter 4 performance: hearing
    16 May 2018

    The Committee was briefed by the National Treasury and the National Department of Social Development, and received submissions from the Eastern Cape, the North West Province and the Northern Cape, on the Early Childhood Development Conditional Grant.

    National Treasury (NT) focused on the purposes of the grant, whether those purposes ...

  • NCOP Public Enterprises and Communication Protection, Promotion, Development and Management of Indigenous Knowledge Bill [B6B-2016]: consideration of written submissions
    16 May 2018

    The Committee and the Department of Science and Technology (DST) was briefed on submissions by members of the public on the proposals in the Protection, Promotion, Development and Management of Indigenous Knowledge Bill [B6B-2016]. There had been five written submissions from interested parties. These had included comments on the rights ...

  • NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy Department of Mineral Resources Annual Performance Plan on matters affecting provinces
    15 May 2018

    The Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) provided the Committee with a breakdown of its planned targets for 2018/19 across its Programmes ie Corporate Services, Financial Administration, Mine Health and Safety Inspectorate, Mineral Regulation and lastly Mineral Policy and Promotion. Key projects for 2018/19 covered mine rehabilitation, shale gas, derelict and ...

  • Joint Rules Bills before Parliament and Legislation in 2017; Parliamentary Programme Framework for 2018
    16 Nov 2017

    JOINT PROGRAMME COMMITTEE

    Chairpersons:                                                                         Committee Secretaries:

    Ms B Mbete: Speaker of the NA                                                          Andrew Mbanga (2623

    Ms T R Modise: Chairperson of the NCOP                                           Jeremy Michaels (3245

     

    DRAFT MINUTES OF PROCEEDINGS ...

  • NCOP Economic and Business Development Department of Labour, Compensation Fund & Unemployment Insurance Fund on their 2016 Annual Performance Plans
    17 May 2016

    The Department of Labour briefed the Committee on its Strategic Plan 2015 – 2020 and Annual Performance Plan 2016 - 2017

    The Committee was given insight into how the Department of Labour’s Strategic Goals tied in with Outcome s4,5, 11,12,13 and 14 of government. Targets had also been set in ...

  • NCOP Economic and Business Development Expropriation Bill [B4D-2015]: final mandates, with Deputy Minister
    11 May 2016

    The final mandates on the Expropriation Bill [B4D-2015] were submitted by all provinces except for the Free State.

    The Democratic Alliance complained that the Bill should have lapsed as only three mandates were submitted before the deadline. Six provinces had not voted on their final mandate in their respective Provincial ...

  • NCOP Trade & Industry, Economic Development, Small Business, Tourism, Employment & Labour Department of International Relations and Cooperation & African Renaissance Fund on their 2016 Annual Performance Plan
    11 May 2016

    The Department of International Relations and Cooperation briefed the Committee on its Strategic Plan, Annual Performance Plan and Budget. The Committee was provided with a brief introduction to the work of the Department and how it was impacted upon by the changing global environment. The actual briefing spoke to the ...

  • NCOP Economic and Business Development Minister of Small Business Development on their 2016 Annual Performance Plan
    10 May 2016

    The Minister of Small Business Development introduced the DSBD Director-General who started in the Department last September. In its two years in existence, the experience accumulated by the DSBD indicates the importance of SMMEs and co-operatives in addressing the triple challenges – poverty, unemployment and joblessness. Apart from the National ...

  • NCOP Trade & Industry, Economic Development, Small Business, Tourism, Employment & Labour WTO Decision on Implementation of Paragraph 6 of DOHA Declaration on TRIPS Agreement and Public Health; Protection of Investment Bill [B18B-15]: briefing & adoption
    24 Nov 2015

    The Committee asked for legal advice as to what constituted a quorum. Legal advice given was that a majority of permanent Members was needed in a meeting in order for a quorum to exist. Taking into consideration the number of Members present it was noted that a quorum did exist. ...