Home Affairs

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Home Affairs.

Comment Sought on Immigration Amendment Bill

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs

A draft bill that seeks to ensure that detained illegal foreigners are brought before a court within 48 hours of their arrest has been drawn up.

The Draft Immigration Amendment Bill, published in Government Gazette 41698, was drafted by the portfolio committee on home affairs.

Electoral Amendment Bill in the Pipeline


A draft bill providing for all South Africans to be allowed to register to vote on production of a valid ID has been drawn up.

The Draft Electoral Amendment Bill, a private member’s bill, was drafted by Michael Waters, a Democratic Alliance (DA) member of parliament.

Civil Union Amendment Bill Tabled


The Civil Union Amendment Bill has been tabled in parliament.

The draft bill was first published for comment in Government Gazette 41475 in early March 2018.

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