Justice and Constitution

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

Plan to Bolster Child Protection Register

Parliament

A private member’s bill aims to increase the scope of offences that would render an offender unsuitable to work with children.

The draft Children’s Amendment Bill is the brainchild of the Democratic Alliance’s Mike Waters.

Cabinet Gives Green Light to Sexual Offences Bill

Cabinet

Cabinet has approved the Draft Criminal Law (Sexual Offences and Related Matters) Amendment Amendment Bill to be tabled in parliament.

The justice and constitutional development department called for comment on the draft bill in October 2014.

Parliament Passes Legal Aid Bill

Parliament

The Legal Aid South Africa Bill is on its way to president Zuma for signing.

The National Assembly has passed the bill following National Council of Province approval earlier this month.

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