Legislation

LEGISLATION  TABLED IN PARLIAMENT

 

LEGISLATION CURRENTLY TABLED IN PARLIAMENT

As of 1 February 2021, with Parliament just commencing business, the following Bills are tabled for parliamentary process. Pressure is on to consider as many matters as possible in the time allowed before the March budgetary process.

B33-2020          ELECTORAL LAWS SECOND AMENDMENT BILL

Private Member’s Bill

Briefing 9 Feb as first meeting

B33-2020          AGRICULTURAL PRODUCE AGENTS AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development

Bill just tabled. Briefing awaited

B32-2020         CORRECTIONAL SERVICES AMENDMENT BILL
Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

Bill just tabled. Hearings in for assessment

B31-2020          SECTIONAL TITLES AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform & Rural Development

Bill just tabled. Meetings still to be scheduled

B30-2020          PENSIONS FUND AMENDMENT BILL

Dr DT George (MP)

Bill just tabled. Meetings still to be scheduled

B29-2020           FUND-RAISING AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Social Development

Bill just tabled. Meetings still to be scheduled

B23-2020         EXPROPRIATION BILL

Minister of Public Works

Public Hearings 17 – 28 February – Parliament*

B22-2020         ELECTORAL LAWS AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Home Affairs

Committee briefed 17 Nov.

B21-2020         COMPENSATION FOR OCCUPATIONAL INJURIES AND DISEASES

Minister of Employment and Labour

Comments to Parliament in by 19 February

B20-2020          DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

Tabled 17 August  Meetings still to be scheduled

B19-2020         CANNABIS FOR PRIVATE PURPOSES BILL

Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

Public comment invited

B18-2020         CHILDREN’S AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

Public comment completed. Debate to be scheduled

B17-2020        CRIMINAL LAW AND RELATED MATTERS AMENDMNT. BILL

Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

Committee briefed. Meetings still to be scheduled

B16-2020        CRIMINAL LAW (SEXUAL OFFENCES & RELATED MATTERS) BILL

Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

Committee briefed. Meetings still to be scheduled

B15-2020        FINANCIAL SECTOR LAWS AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Finance

Meeting schedule awaited.

B14-2020        EMPLOYMENT EQUITY BILL

Minister of Employment and Labour

Public Comment stage.  Due by 21 February 2021

B13-2020        PUBLIC FINANCE MANAGEMENT BILL

Private Member’s Bill    G Cachalia MP

Meetings yet to be scheduled

B8-2020          TRANSPORT APPEAL TRIBUNAL AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Transport

Meetings yet to be scheduled

B7-2020             NATIONAL ROAD TRAFFIC AMMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Transport

Bill out for public comment

B6-2020          UPGRADING OF LAND TENURE RIGHTS AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Agriculture and Land Affairs

Bill to be shortly adopted

B5-2020          FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY BILL

G Hill-Lewis (MP)  Private Members Bill

Parliament to schedule meetings on this Bill

B2-2020          AUDITING PROFESSON AMMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Finance

Bill to NCOP for consideration and adoption.

B1-2020   ECONOMIC REGULATION OF TRANSPORT BILL

Minister of Transport

Hearings to be summated and MPs briefed

+++++++ 2019 Bills

B22B-2019      PRESCRIPTION IN  CIVIL AND CRIMINAL MATTERS BILL

Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

To President for assent

B12-2019        RECOGNITION OF CUSTOMARY MARRIAGES AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

Bill now with NCOP for debate

B11-2019        NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE BILL

Minister of Health

Bill in process with provincial hearings

The Committee will schedule more meetings on this Bill

B2-2019            LOCAL GOVERNMENT: MUNICIPAL SYSTEMS AMMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs

Final reading 2 December

+++++++ 2018 Bills

B44-2018         CIVIL AVIATION AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Transport

Bill in process of being finalised

B41-2018           PUBLIC FINANCE MANAGEMENT AMMENDMENT BILL

RA Lees MP

Parliament to schedule further meetings

B29-2018          NATIONAL HEALTH AMENDMENT BILL

Dr SS Thembekwayo MP

More meetings scheduled

B27B-2018      NATIONAL GAMBLING AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Trade and Industry

Bill halted in NCOP but now reconsidered.

 

 

B26-2018          SOUTH AFRICAN RESERVE BANK AMENDMENT BILL

JS Malema MP

Parliament to schedule further meetings.

B19B-2018        LOCAL GOVERNMENT: MUNICIPAL STRUCTURES AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs

Scheduled for NCOP concurrence. Early Feb meetings

B16-2018          STATE LIABILITY AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

Parliament to schedule further meetings.

B9-2018            PREVENTION & COMBATING OF HATE CRIMES & HATE SPEECH BILL

Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

Parliament to schedule further meetings.

B7B-2018        CUSTOMARY INITIATION BILL

Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs

Scheduled for NCOP concurrence

 

+++++ 2017 BILLS & BEFORE

 

B37-2017           INTERNATIONAL CRIMES BILL

Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

The Committee will schedule meetings on this Bill

 

B17B-2017         ROAD ACCIDENT BENEFIT SCHEME BILL

Minister of Transport

Bill not proceeded with.

B14D-2017        NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMNT LAWS AMENDT BILL

Minister of Environmental Affairs

Scheduled for NCOP meetings.  Negotiating mandate being sought.

B13B-2017         COPYRIGHT AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Trade and Industry

For urgent debate

 

 

B6B-2017        CYBERCRIMES BILL

Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

Sent for President’s signature

B1-2017          TRADITIONAL COURTS BILL

Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

Scheduled for NCOP concurrence

B24B-2016      PERFORMERS’ PROTECTION AMENDMENT

Minister of Trade and Industry

Scheduled for NCOP concurrence

B11B-2016      NATIONAL FORESTS AMENDMENT BILL

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Scheduled for NCOP meetings.  Negotiating mandate being sought.

B10B-2016        LIQUOR PRODUCTS AMENDMENT

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Bill returned to Parliament for consideration of Presidents reservations

B6H-2010          PROTECTION OF STATE INFORMATION BILL

Minister of State Security

Bill returned to Parliament for consideration of Presidents reservations