Parliament

2 - 6 May 2016

On Tuesday, the select committee on land and mineral resources will be briefed by the mineral resources department on its revised five year strategic plan. The committee will also continue with deliberations on the Performing Animals Protection Amendment Bill. The standing committee on finance will hold public hearings on the Financial Sector Regulation Bill. The national assembly’s trade and industry committee will turn its attention to debt forgiveness for consumers.

On Wednesday, the mineral resources committee will receive a submission from the National House of Traditional Leaders on the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Amendment Bill. The mineral resources department will also provide responses on the submission. The higher education and training committee plans to undertake final consideration of the Higher Education Amendment Bill. The labour committee will be briefed by the parliamentary legal advisor on the Labour Laws Amendment Bill.

On Friday, national treasury is scheduled to brief the standing committee on appropriations on the 2016 Appropriation Bill.

Parliamentary Programme