Justice and Constitution

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Justice Committee Calls for Comment on Three Bills

Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services

The portfolio committee on justice and correctional services has called for comment on three bills.

Input is sought on the Protected Disclosures Amendment Bill, Justice Administered Fund Bill and the Courts of Law Amendment Bill.

Deadline to Comment on NAP Extended

Department of Justice and Constitutional Development

The deadline to comment on the Draft National Action Plan (NAP) to Combat Racism, Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance has been extended to 31 August 2016.

In a statement, the justice and constitutional development department confirmed that the extension was due to public and stakeholder interest in the draft plan.

Countries Added to Hague Convention on Child Abduction

Department of Justice and Constitutional Development

The justice and constitutional development department has announced South Africa’s acceptance of certain countries that acceded to the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction.

Notification of the acceptance was published in Government Gazette 40058.

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