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Directions to Combat COVID-19 in Courts Amended


Department of Justice and Constitutional Development Directions to combat the spread of COVID-19 in all courts, court houses and justice service points have been published. The justice and constitutional development…

Comment Sought on Gender-based Violence Bills


Parliament The portfolio committee on justice and correctional services seeks comment on the three recently tabled gender-based violence bills. Cabinet approved the Criminal Law (Sexual Offences and Related Matters) Amendment…

Domestic Violence Amendment Bill Tabled


Department of Justice and Constitutional Development The Domestic Violence Amendment Bill has been tabled in parliament. The justice and constitutional development department called for comment on the bill in March…

Parliament Passes Judicial Matters Amendment Bill


Parliament Parliament has passed the Judicial Matters Amendment Bill and sent it to president Ramaphosa for assent. The national assembly passed the bill and sent it to the national council…

Directions to Combat COVID-19 in Correctional Centres Drawn Up


Department of Correctional Services Directions to combat COVID-19 in correctional centres and remand detention facilities during Alert Level 2 have been drawn up. The correctional services department published the Directions…

Cannabis for Private Purposes Bill Tabled


Parliament The Cannabis for Private Purposes Bill has been tabled in parliament. Cabinet approved the bill in August 2020 for tabling in parliament. According to the cabinet statement, the bill…