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Magistrates' Courts Get Amended Summons Forms

Department of Justice and Constitutional Development

Amended forms to be used in magistrates’ courts have been published in Government Gazette 38914.

The Amendment of Rules Regulating the Conduct of the Proceedings of the Magistrates' Courts of South Africa was published in terms of the Rules Board for Courts of Law Act of 1985.

Parliament Gives Green Light to Sexual Offences Bill

Parliament

The Criminal Law (Sexual Offences and Related Matters) Amendment Act Amendment Bill has been passed by Parliament and sent to president Zuma for assent.

The bill was tabled in Parliament in December 2014 after cabinet approved it the month before.

NA Sends Sexual Offences Bill to NCOP

National Assembly

The national assembly has passed the Criminal Law (Sexual Offences and Related Matters) Amendment Act Amendment Bill and sent it to the national council of provinces for concurrence.

The bill was tabled in parliament in December 2014 after cabinet approved it the month before.

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