Ms Cathlene Labuschagne

Member of the National Council of Provinces

Formerly: Western Cape Provincial Legislature

Cathlene Labuschagne

About Cathlene Labuschagne

Ms Labuschagne is currently a Whip for the DA in the NCOP. She served as Chairperson on the Standing Committee on Local Government Oversight in the Western Cape Provincial Parliament. In addition, she served as the DA spokesperson on Education for the Western Cape.

Former positions:

Politician Activity

Attendance of committee meetings:

2021 committee attendance as mp

36% attendance rate (13 of 36 )

2020 committee attendance as mp

56% attendance rate (23 of 41 )

2019 committee attendance as mp

53% attendance rate (16 of 30 )

2018 committee attendance as mp

87% attendance rate (27 of 31 )

2017 committee attendance as mp

50% attendance rate (18 of 36 )

2016 committee attendance as mp

55% attendance rate (21 of 38 )

2015 committee attendance as mp

59% attendance rate (23 of 39 )

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

83% attendance rate (20 of 24 )

DISCLAIMER: 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.

What they said in committee meetings:

What are committee meetings?

Committee meetings are planned events where real-world impactful work happens such as law-making, oversight and public participation - which are all cornerstones of the work our MPs do. Although often citizens focus on the public debate taking place in main chambers, the majority of MPs' time is spent working within committees. Here is a place to see what your committee is saying.

Ms C Labuschagne (DA, Western Cape) said she had previously referred to the unanimous resolution and gave a written question ...

Mr L Nxelewa (Subcommittee Secretariat) said that he received an apology from Ms C Labuschagne (DA, Western Cape) as she ...

Ms C Labuschagne (DA, Western Cape) said that she did not understand if the EFF question was the party wanting ...

Questions asked to ministers:

What are questions asked to ministers?

Written questions and feedback are essential tools used by MPs for oversight and hold the executive accountable. This oversight mechanism allows MPs’ to extract detailed information that would normally be difficult to comprehend through oral engagement. You can see the questions that your MPs are asking here.

When was he made aware as Leader of Government Business of the intended use of signal jammers and other additional ...

(1) What progress has been made to date with regard to the implementation of the One Environmental System; (2) whether ...

(1) What progress has been made to date with regard to the implementation of the One Environmental System; (2) whether ...

Plenary appearances:

What are plenary appearances?

Plenary sessions are forums that have been created for the purpose of public debate and decision-making. This mechanism is used to convey the messages of our MPs within main chambers on important decisions, like how they vote.

Hon Chairperson, our objections to this Bill are simple. It is rooted in the patriarchal system of traditional tribunals which the ANC seeks to protect. The traditional court system should ...

Chairperson, the Western Cape Province holds the view that while the constitutional invalidity is addressed on a technical level. The Bill fails to ensure that wives in polygamous marriages will ...

Declaration of interests

What are declaration of interests?

Annually, MPs are required by parliament to register their financial interests and gifts received in their official capacity. Due to the significant influence of the role that MPs take on, there may be times when their personal or business interests become in conflict with the duty prescribed to them as elected officials representing the public interest. You can see what interests your MPs declared here.
Value Description Source

±R1 500.00

Trolley Bag

WC Provincial Parliament

±R1 500.00

Trolley Bag

NCOP

Source Public/Private

Transnet

Private

Description Location

Townhouse

Amanda Glen

Source Public/Private

Transnet Pension Fund

Private

Nominal Value Name of Company Nature

R1 033 074.83

Old Mutual

Fairbairn Capital

Description Extent Location

Townhouse

Normal

Durbanville

Source Public/Private

Old Mutual Annuity

Private

Old Mutual Fairbairn

Private

Old Mutual Fairbairn

Private

Transnet Pension [Late husband]

Private

Description Extent Location

Townhouse

Normal

Durbanville