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Motion on Removal of Public Protector on Track


Parliament Political parties have until 12 February 2020 to nominate candidates to serve on the panel to assess the motion on the removal from office of the Public Protector. In…

Regulations for Sexual Offences Courts in Place


Department of Justice and Constitutional Development Regulations setting out the requirements for designated sexual offences courts are in place. The justice and constitutional development department published the regulations in Government…

State Attorney Amendment 2014


Year of publication 2013 Explanatory Summary Published in GG 36992 of 1 November 2013

State Attorney Amendment Act in Effect Soon


The Presidency The State Attorney Amendment Act of 2014 comes into effect on 7 February 2020. The presidency published Proclamation 6 in Government Gazette 42989. The act aims to amend…

Judicial Matters Amendment 2017


Year of publication 2016 Explanatory Summary Published in GG 40274 of 14 September 2016

Judicial Matters Second Amendment Act in Effect


The Presidency 31 January 2020 The Judicial Matters Second Amendment Act of 2013, with the exception of section 4, comes into effect on 31 January 2020. The presidency published Proclamation…

Ritchie to Hold Periodical Court


Department of Justice and Constitutional Development 30 January 2020 Ritchie has been appointed as a place for the holding of a periodical court within the magisterial district of Francis Baard.…

Speaker Approves DA Motion on Public Protector


Parliament 27 January 2020 Parliament is to set up a panel to assess a motion from the Democratic Alliance (DA) calling for the removal of the Public Protector from office.…