Mr A Singh (ANC; KZN) pointed out that he was aware that the parliamentary term was from 2014 to March 2019. He asked whether adopting the report then would mean they were adopting up to March 2019 or only up to that date i.e. the day of the meeting.
Mr A Singh (ANC; KwaZulu-Natal) said that the relaxation of the instrument regulations is welcomed but his concern is whether this relaxation will be abused by environmental experts in the future. He asked if there is a chance of that situation happening.
Mr A Singh (ANC, KZN) wanted to know what stand the Committee was taking regarding the absence of the senior leadership of the Department without an apology. It was disrespectful and it seemed as if the Department had a “don’t care attitude”