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Constitution Eighteenth Amendment Bill Drafted


Parliament 4 December 2019 A Draft Constitution Eighteenth Amendment Bill on expropriation of land without compensation has been drawn up. Parliamentary Legal Services recently briefed the Ad Hoc Committee to…

Parliament Passes Promotion of Access to Information Bill


Parliament 4 December 2019 Parliament has passed the Promotion of Access to Information Amendment Bill and sent it to president Ramaphosa for assent. The bill was tabled in parliament at…

Domestic Violence Legislation Under Review


Department of Justice and Constitutional Development 2 December 2019 Domestic violence legislation is under review. The deputy minister of justice and constitutional development, John Jeffery, confirmed this during an address…

Child Justice Amendment Bill Sent for Assent


Parliament 27 November 2019 The Child Justice Amendment Bill has been passed by parliament and sent to president Ramaphosa for assent. The national assembly (NA) passed the bill and sent…

Prescription Amendment Bill Heading for Parliament


Department of Justice and Constitutional Development 25 November 2019 The Draft Prescription in Civil and Criminal Matters (Sexual Offences) Amendment Bill of 2019 is heading for parliament. The justice and…

Draft Policy on Community Advice Office on the Cards


Department of Justice and Constitutional Development 18 November 2019 A draft policy paper focused on the regulation of the Community Based Advice Office sector is under development. The deputy minister…

Recognition of Customary Marriages Bill Sent to NHTL


Parliament 11 November 2019 The Recognition of Customary Marriages Amendment Bill has been sent to the National House of Traditional Leaders (NHTL) for comment. The bill was tabled in parliament…