Justice and Constitution

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Justice and Constitutional Development.

Powers, Privileges and Immunities of Parliament Bill Tabled

Parliament

A bill proposing that the arrest and removal of a person creating a disturbance on the parliamentary precinct, as ordered by a presiding officer, does not apply to a member has been tabled in parliament.

The Powers, Privileges and Immunities of Parliament and Provincial Legislatures Amendment Bill was drawn up by the Ad Hoc Committee on the Review of the Powers, Privileges and Immunities of Parliament and Provincial Legislatures Act.

Parliament Briefed on Hate Crimes Bill

Department of Justice and Constitutional Development

Parliament was recently briefed on the Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill.

The bill was tabled in parliament in April 2018.

State Liability Amendment Bill Tabled

Department of Justice and Constitutional Development

The State Liability Amendment Bill has been tabled in parliament.

The justice and constitutional development department recently published the bill’s explanatory summary in Government Gazette 41658.

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