Department of Local Government Quarter 1 performance; Organisational restructuring & filling of vacancies
13 Aug 2019
Mr D Smith (ANC) aligned himself with the sentiments expressed by other Members. The meeting should be postponed until further notice.
Department of Human Settlements briefing
7 Aug 2019
Mr D Smith (ANC) asked if the Committee could continue to shortlist candidates in the absence of any of the candidates having a qualification in consumer matters.
Provincial Treasury on Quarter 4 performance & legislation on pipeline
2 Aug 2019
Mr D Smith (ANC) sought clarity on PT policies about project continuity. Does the PT have an appeal body that municipalities can approach if a new MEC uses funds for unintended purposes? Does the PT have measure to ensure public entities such as SBDIZ contribute to the development of SMMEs ...
Department of Human Settlements on various matters
31 Jul 2019
Mr D Smith (ANC) complained that the information had been given to the Committee Members only a day before the meeting. He also raised a concern about the remarkably few number of applications received.
30 Jul 2019
Mr D Smith (ANC) asked the Minister what his attitude was towards the CDW Programme as this programme was being run differently in the Western Cape compared to other provinces. In terms of support for municipalities, there are CDWs that do not really have offices in the municipalities. There was ...
SABC Board Inquiry Interim Report: consideration of responses
21 Feb 2017
The Chairperson noted that they would consider eighteen responses to the Inquiry's Interim Report. These were from Ms E Tshabalala, Ms R Kalidass, Mr S Masinga, Mr I Tsetsi, the Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA), Mr D Mateza, Mr D Foxton, Mr H Motsoeneng, Mr M Shushu, the ‘SABC ...
South African Cities Network on its Annual Performance Report 2010/11 - 01 July to 30 September 2010: briefing; Police Budget Review and Recommendation Report 2010
25 Oct 2010
Mr P Smith (IFP) enquired about the board composition of the SACN and why it was democratically oriented instead of politically driven, as he felt mayors should lead the forum and not municipal managers. He also published, but there was no mention of a report for 2008. Mr Smith (ANC ...
Correctional facilities - building, cost escalations, maintenance: briefing by Departments of Correctional Services & Public Works; National Council for Correctional Services selection
8 Feb 2010
Mr Smith (ANC) asked DPW to respond to an accusation he read from a statement issued by the DCS highlighting underspending by the DPW as one of the major problems. As for the SLA not being in place four year after the Memorandum of Agreement, one could not wait to ...
Human Sciences Research Council Board: Adoption of nominee shortlist & Committee Report
7 Jul 2009
Mr Smith (ANC) expressed surprise at the fact that there was no Board currently in place. He had been given to understand, from the Department's briefing at a previous meeting, that although the Board's term had indeed expired, members had agreed to stay on until they were replaced.
Ikangala, Bushbuckridge, Namakwa, & Magalies Water Boards: 2006/07 financial statements
25 Jun 2008
Mr Smith (ANC) asked what was the standard qualification.