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Firearms Control Amendment 2021


Draft bill Published for public comment in GG 44593 of 21 May 2021 Object Memorandum and Socio-Economic Impact Assessment System (SEIAS) report available at: http://www.policesecretariat.gov.za/    

South African Police Service Amendment Bill on Track


Department of Police The Draft South African Police Service Amendment Bill is being finalised for tabling in cabinet. The police minister, General Bheki Cele, announced this during the police department’s…

Firearms Control Amendment Bill Drawn Up


Department of Police A Draft Firearms Control Amendment Bill has been drawn up. The police department published the draft bill in Government Gazette 44593 for comment. The Draft Bill aims…

Firearms Control Amendment 2018


Year of publication 2018 Publication for comment (draft bill) Pubished in GG 41881 of 31 August 2018 Explanatory Summary Pubished in GG 41881 of 31 August 2018

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