Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs.
The Disaster Management Amendment Act will come into force on 1 May 2016.
The proclamation notice was published in Government Gazette 39943.
Parliament has passed the Local Government: Municipal Electoral Amendment Bill and sent it to president Zuma for assent.
The bill was tabled in September 2015 and passed by the national assembly in November.
Department of Cooperative Governance
The Department of Cooperative Governance (DCoG) has published its Official Language Policy.
The Use of Official Languages Act determines that every national department, national public entity and national public enterprise must adopt a language policy on its use of official languages.