Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Justice and Constitutional Development.
Department of Justice and Constitutional Development
The comment period for proposed legislation that will facilitate the registration and regulation of debt collector interns has been extended.
The Draft Debt Collectors Amendment Bill seeks to amend the Debt Collectors Act of 1998.
Select Committee on Security and Justice
The select committee on security and justice has called for comment on the Judicial Matters Amendment Bill.
The bill was tabled in January 2015 and passed by the national assembly (NA) at the end of October 2015.
The national assembly (NA) has passed the Criminal Matters Amendment Bill and sent it to the national council of provinces (NCOP) for concurrence.
The bill was tabled in the first week of August 2015.