Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs.
Department of Basic Education
Two notices with reference to the National Norms and Standards for School Funding (NNSSF) in terms of the South African Schools Act (1996) have been published in the Government Gazette.
Notice 12 published in Gazette 37230 on 17 January 2014 refers to the amendment of schedules for the NNSSF including the national targets table and the national poverty distribution table which are used to assess schools eligible for funding.
Amendments to regulations governing national and provincial elections have been introduced following the signing into law of the Electoral Amendment Act last month.
The act flows from a 2009 court order extending the right to cast special votes to those South Africans living abroad.
Department of Cooperative Governance
The Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs has called for comments on the Municipal Property Rates Amendment Bill (2013) before in holds public hearings on the bill on 28 and 29 January next year.
The proposed bill which follows an extensive review of the regulatory framework and consultations with the national treasury and other stakeholders makes amendments to 37 clauses in order to make the regulatory process more effective and minimise misinterpretations.
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