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Disaster Management Act in Effect in May

The Presidency

The Disaster Management Amendment Act will come into force on 1 May 2016.

The proclamation notice was published in Government Gazette 39943.

Parliament Passes Municipal Electoral Bill


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.

Cooperative Governance Releases Language Policy

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.

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