Mr Adrian John Williams

National Assembly

Adrian John Williams

About Adrian John Williams

Mr Williams has been an MP since 2009 having served as a Member of the Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration as well as the Portfolio Committee on Co-Operative Governance and Traditional Affairs. He joined the ANC, SACP and Chemical Workers Industrial Union in 1990 where he served as the ANC Secunda branch treasurer (1991-1992). Mr Williams was also active in the Yeoville branch of the ANC and SACP Structures (1993-1997). He has served as the SACP Secunda branch Secretary (1998), ANC Secunda Branch Secretary (1999), as a Mpumalanga additional PEC member (1999-2001), as Mpumalanga SACP Provincial Treasurer (2002-2005), a SAMWU Full-time Shop-steward (Govan Mbeki Local Municipality) and as the SACP Mpumalanga Provincial Deputy Secretary (2006-2012) and SACP Central Committee Member since 2012 to date.

2017 attendance as mp

66% attendance rate

Attended 19 meetings out of 29

2016 attendance as mp

90% attendance rate

Attended 44 meetings out of 49

2015 attendance as mp

88% attendance rate

Attended 52 meetings out of 59

Minister/Deputy Minister attendance is not compulsory.
MP attendance is compulsory unless an apology is given.

DISCLAIMER: This is not the official attendance record of Parliament. This information has been obtained via the Parliamentary Monitoring Group. PMG makes every effort to compile reliable and comprehensive information, but does not claim that the data is 100% accurate and complete.

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company Nominal Value
Unit Trust Stanlib R60 000

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Evander 816sq.m. House
Hermanus 57sq.m. Flat

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company Nominal Value
Unit Trust Stanlib R98 000

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Mpumalanga 816sq.m. House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Mpumalanga 816sq.m. House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Mpumalanga 816sq.m. House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Mpumalanga house on it House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Evander, Mpumalanga 3 Bedrooms House

Committee appearances

  • Copyright Amendment Bill: Further engagement with key stakeholders 15 Aug 2017

    The next day’s proceedings would start with the sub-committee, which would sit in V119. Mr Williams (ANC) would chair the meeting. Work done would be reported on by the coming Friday. A sub-committee on copyright would be formed, chaired by Ms Theko and including herself. Other parties had to ...
  • Copyright Amendment Bill: public hearings 4 Aug 2017

    Mr A Williams (ANC) asked whether the provision for limiting the assignment period of copyrighted works, would be remedied by creating exemption clauses in the provision.
  • Copyright Amendment Bill: public hearings 4 Aug 2017

    Mr A Williams (ANC) asked ANFASA whether the Bill would be agreeable if the ‘fair use’ exemption clause in section 10 (4) of the Bill were removed. Also, what would be a better alternative clause that would allow access to affordable teaching material? He asked the DTI whether the Portfolio ...
  • Copyright Amendment Bill: public hearings 3 Aug 2017

    Mr A Williams (ANC) said he was slightly confused about Mr Matzukis stating that he was not getting the remuneration due to him under the previous legislation despite his being in the industry for many years. He asked what changes can occur as a result of the new law that ...
  • Copyright Amendment Bill: public hearings 3 Aug 2017

    Mr A Williams (ANC) wanted to clarify the meaning of the submission on Section 5(2). Did the DFA interpret the clause to mean that any documentary funded by the DTI would become property of the state?

All Committee Appearances

Questions

    No questions found

Plenary appearances

  • Employment Services Bill (Second Reading Debate) 12 Nov 2013

    ... we are debating the Employment Services Bill. I have stated this, because it is important for all hon members in this House to understand that this Parliament is nothing without the people. It is important for the people to understand that this Parliament is nothing without people's participation. Through ...

  • Employment Services Bill (Second Reading Debate) 12 Nov 2013

    Mr Speaker, on a point of order: I wonder if the DA did not call for a division because they are not sure how their members are going to vote.

All Plenary Appearances