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President Zuma Assents to Insurance Act

The Presidency

President Zuma has assented to the Insurance Act.

Parliament passed the bill in December 2017.

Public Investment Corporation Amendment Bill Tabled


A private member’s bill designed to provide for parliamentary oversight in respect of the appointment of the Public Investment Corporation’s (PIC) board chairperson has been tabled in parliament.

The Public Investment Corporation Amendment Bill is the brainchild of David Maynier, a Democratic Alliance member of parliament.

Legal Practice Amendment Act Signed

The Presidency

President Zuma has assented to the Legal Practice Amendment Act.

Parliament passed the bill in December 2017.

COIDA Threshold on Maximum Earnings Increased

Department of Labour

Pensions and earnings related to the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act have been adjusted.

The act provides for compensation for disablement caused by occupational injuries or diseases sustained or contracted by employees at work or for death resulting from such injuries or diseases.

Comment Sought on Draft Policy for the Quality Assurance of Private Colleges

Department of Higher Education and Training

Comment has been invited on the amended policy for the quality assurance of colleges for continuing education and training.

The Council for General and Further Education and Training Quality Assurance (Umalusi) has called for written submissions from stakeholder bodies and members of the public.

Eighteenth Amendment of Civil Aviation Regulations Published

Department of Transport

Civil Aviation Act regulations have been amended.

The Eighteenth Amendment of the Civil Aviation Regulations was published in Government Gazette 41379.

Proposed Regulations on Waste Streams Drawn Up

Department of Environmental Affairs

Proposed regulations on exclusion of a waste stream have been drafted.

The department of environmental affairs has published its intention to put in place regulations relating to the National Environmental Management: Waste Act.

Focus on ...

Upcoming attractions in Parliament

Coming up in Parliament this Term - Parliament (2018-01-14)

In Parliament

December 2017 - January 2018

Parliament in recess

Parliamentary Programme

Minister in the Spotlight

Mr Rob Davies

Mr Rob Davies
Current Portfolio: 

Minister of Trade and Industry (2009-)

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