Defence and Security

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Correctional Services, Defence and Military Veterans, State Security and Police.

Amended Defence Special Account Act in Force

The Presidency

The Defence Special Account Amendment Act of 2005 comes into force on 1 April 2014.

The proclamation notice was published in Government Gazette 37443.

Parliament Passes Private Security Bill


Parliament has sent the Private Security Industry Regulation Amendment Bill to president Zuma for signing.

The national council of province’s select committee on security and constitutional development adopted the bill this week.

Private Security Bill Sent to NCOP

National Assembly

The Private Security Industry Regulation Amendment Bill has been passed by the national assembly (NA) and sent to the national council of provinces (NCOP) for concurrence.

At the end of last year, the bill was sent back to the police committee by the NA to consider further amendments to the bill.

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