Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Science and Technology.
Department of Science and Technology
A notice has been issued in the Government Gazette in reference to the declaration of research institutions in terms of funding under the National Research Foundation Act (1998).
According to the declaration notice only institutions that are classified as research institutions under the act can receive direct funding from the National Research Foundation (NRF).
The Africa Institute of South Africa Act Repeal Act (2013) was signed this week by President Jacob Zuma and has been published in the Government Gazette.
The act which was passed in the National Assembly in June repeals the Africa Institute of South Africa Act (2001) and disestablishes the Africa Institute while providing for the transfer of its assets, liabilities, rights and obligations.
Department of Communications
A proposed amendment of the Broadcasting Digital Migration Policy in terms of the Electronic Communications Act (2005) has been published for public comment.
The amendment refers to the use of a control system for set top boxes (STBs) following an extensive review of the system and consultations with stakeholders.
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