The Information Regulator held its inaugural meeting on 1 December 2016.
President Zuma appointed the chairperson, Advocate Pansy Tlakula, and the other four members of the Regulator in October 2016.
Department of Basic Education
The department of basic education has called for comment on the amended Policy on the Organisation Roles and Responsibilities of Education Districts.
The draft amendments were published in Notice 1480 in Government Gazette 40464.
Department of Transport
Amendments to the Civil Aviation Regulations are in the pipeline.
The transport department published the proposed amendments in Government Gazette 40471 in terms of the Civil Aviation Act.
Financial Services Board
Proposed amendments to the JSE Derivatives Rules and Directives have been published in Government Gazette 40464.
The Financial Services Board drew up the proposals in terms of the Financial Markets Act.
Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
The explanatory summary of the Plant Health (Phytosanitary) Bill has been published.
The department of agriculture, forestry and fisheries has made known its intention to introduce the bill in the National Assembly shortly.
Department of Environmental Affairs
Amendments to the Waste Tyre Regulations are in place.
The amendments were drawn up in terms of the National Environmental Management: Waste Act of 2008.
Department of Trade and Industry
The Performers’ Protection Amendment Bill has been tabled in parliament.
The bill’s explanatory summary was published in Government Gazette 40121 in July 2016.