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An Oceans Bill is on the horizon.
Speaking at Operation Phakisa’s Ocean Economy Open Day in Durban, president Zuma indicated that the proposed legislation would see the light of day in 2015.
Parts of the Further Education and Training Colleges Amendment Act of 2013 have been put into operation.
A notice in this regard from the presidency has been published in Government Gazette 38072 of 8 October 2014.
The president says the Draft Integrated Urban Development Strategy, which he called for at the beginning of the year, has been produced and will in future be used in government planning.
President Zuma, addressing the local government summit, said the strategy, linked to the rural development programme, sought to foster a shared understanding across government and society about how urbanisation should best be managed.