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FISCAL FRAMEWORK AND REVENUE PROPOSALS:...

As happens routinely each year after the Budget speech, Parliaments two Finance Committees have call...


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NATIONAL TREASURY PUBLISHES FOUR DRAFT B...

National Treasury has called for input on four draft Bills, one of which is intended to ‘enable’ the...


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DRUG-FREE SPORT: NATIONAL ASSEMBLY COMMI...

Possibly in anticipation of a first round of parliamentary hearings, submissions are sought on the S...


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COMPENSATION FOR OCCUPATIONAL INJURIES &...

The Department of Employment & Labour has issued a media statement tending to suggest that the Compe...


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BUDGET 2024/25: KEY ANNOUNCEMENTS

In his Budget speech for 2024/25, among other things Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana announced gov...


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PARLIAMENT PASSES MUNICIPAL FISCAL POWER...

Parliament has passed the Municipal Fiscal Powers & Functions Amendment Bill, which has been sent to...


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RAILWAY SAFETY BILL: NCOP COMMITTEE CALL...

Submissions are sought on a ‘B’ version of the Railway Safety Bill now before the NCOP. Tabled in Ma...


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ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT: INPUT SOUGHT O...

Input is sought on proposals for exempting the Kruger National Park from certain environmental autho...


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ROAD ACCIDENT FUND GAZETTES BACKDATED AD...

The Road Accident Fund’s statutory limit for loss of support or income claims has been adjusted retr...


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FILMS AND GAMES: DISTRIBUTOR AND EXHIBIT...

Film and game distributors and exhibitors have until 17 March 2024 to meet the Film & Publications B...


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FINANCIAL LEGISLATION: INPUT SOUGHT ON T...

In anticipation of parliamentary hearings, the National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Finance has...


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PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS: TREASURY PR...

National Treasury intends amending regulations affecting public-private partnerships and related pro...


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LIQUOR PRODUCTS ACT REGULATIONS: INPUT S...

The intention of recently gazetted draft amendments to the Liquor Product Act regulations appears to...


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COPYRIGHT, PERFORMERS’ PROTECTION AMENDM...

The Copyright and Performers’ Protection Amendment Bills’ ‘F’ versions are ready for second readings...


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MERCHANT SHIPPING: SMALL VESSEL SAFETY R...

The South African Maritime Safety Authority intends replacing the 2007 small vessel safety regulatio...


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ICASA LOADSHEDDING INQUIRY: MORE TIME FO...

ICASA has reopened its December 2023 call for submissions on the impact of loadshedding on the elect...


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WATER AND SANITATION SERVICES ON PRIVATE...

A newly gazetted national policy seeks to facilitate access to water and sanitation services by peop...


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PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION BILLS READY FOR NC...

Two Bills intended to address matters related to public service and administration are ready for sec...


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DIVORCE AMENDMENT BILL READY TO BE PASSE...

A Divorce Amendment Bill (seeking to protect the interests of a Muslim marriage’s dependent and mino...


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POSTBANK LTD AMENDMENT ACT IN FORCE SOON

The South African Postbank Ltd Amendment Act, 2023, will come into force on 19 February 2024 – enabl...


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SOCIAL RELIEF OF DISTRESS GRANT REGULATI...

In anticipation of extending the social relief of distress grant’s availability for another year, th...


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INTEGRATED ENERGY RESOURCE PLAN: NEW SUB...

The Department of Mineral Resources & Energy has issued a media statement confirming an extension to...


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CONSTRUCTION AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT: INP...

The South African Council for the Project & Construction Management Professions has called for comme...


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WASTE MANAGEMENT: RESIDUE STOCKPILES AND...

Input is sought on proposals for de-listing mining-related residue stockpiles and deposits from envi...


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