Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
The Amended Forest Sector Code has been published in Government Gazette 40803.
The agriculture, forestry and fisheries department published the revised code for comment at the end of 2015.
Department of Rural Development and Land Reform
The Office of the Valuer-General has called for comment on draft regulations drawn up in terms of the Property Valuation Act of 2014.
The Valuer-General flows from the act.
Department of Trade and Industry
The trade and industry department has published the Draft National Norm for the Development of South African National Standards in Government Gazette 40793.
The document contains detail on the aims and benefits of standardization, principles of the development of national standards, organizational structure and responsibilities, development of national standards, meetings and appeals.
Parliament has published a correction notice in Government Gazette 40801 indicating that the deadline for comment on the Draft Restitution of Land Rights Amendment Bill is 30 April 2017.
The draft private member’s bill was published for comment earlier this month.
Department of Labour
The labour department is to launch an investigation into the contract cleaning sector in KwaZulu Natal.
The announcement was published in Government Gazette 40797 in terms of the Basic Conditions of Employment Act.
Department of Higher Education and Training
The department of higher education and training has published the National Policy for an Integrated Career Development System for South Africa.
The policy was drawn up in terms of the National Qualification Framework Act.
Department of Justice and Constitutional Development
The International Arbitration Bill has been tabled in parliament.
The justice and constitutional development department published the draft bill’s explanatory summary in Government Gazette 40687 in March 2017.