Dennis Richard Ryder

National Council of Provinces

Formerly: National Assembly

Dennis Richard Ryder

About Dennis Richard Ryder

What is your political background? I was a mini mayor of Bedfordview in 1993. I have always been on committees and assisting in elections. I was then elected as a councillor in 2011 in Midvaal Local Municipality. More...

2020 committee attendance as mp

94% attendance rate

Attended 89 meetings out of 95

2019 committee attendance as mp

94% attendance rate

Attended 44 meetings out of 47

2018 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 28 meetings out of 28

2017 committee attendance as mp

85% attendance rate

Attended 11 meetings out of 13

Attendance Methodology

Recent meetings attended

All meetings attended

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2018 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Rohan Farms CC Dormant
Ryder Foods CC Winding Down/Dormant

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House 1.8 hectares with improvements jointly owned with spouse Walkerville, Gauteng

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
Nil 100% Ryder Foods CC Dormant
Nil 50% Rohan Farms CC Dormant

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Small Holding /-1.8 Hectares Midvaal, Gauteng

Committee appearances

  • 2020 MTBPS & Second Adjustments Appropriation Bill: public hearings 27 Nov 2020

    Mr D Ryder (DA, Gauteng) sought clarity on the effectiveness of existing entities to combat illicit financial flows. He did not see the benefit of the large expense allocated to the Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC), and questioned why the FIC had not raised red flags about the corruption that was ...
  • TLAB, TALAB and Rates Bill: National Treasury response to public submissions 26 Nov 2020

    Mr D Ryder (DA, Gauteng) asked Mr Axelson to explain why he had said that the exclusion of the word "net" had not been a mistake. He reminded Mr Axelson that he had not indicated why the inclusion had not been viewed as a mistake. According to Mr Ryder, Mr ...
  • Division of Revenue Second Amendment Bill: Final Mandates & Committee Report 25 Nov 2020

    Mr D Ryder (DA, Gauteng) applauded National Treasury noted that it had been given a very short time to respond. Similarly, the Committee had been given a short time to process the DORSA Bill at the behest of National Treasury and the Minister of Finance, so not too much sympathy ...
  • Division of Revenue Second Amendment Bill: Negotiating Mandates 24 Nov 2020

    Mr D Ryder (DA, Gauteng) said that during stakeholder submissions, one of the concerns raised was the Treasury predicted growth of 3,3%. Treasury has an unrealistic view of the world and is optimistic. District municipalities in Gauteng do not have sufficient funding and will not be able to form ...
  • TLAB, TALAB and Rates Bills: public hearings 24 Nov 2020

    Mr D Ryder (DA, Gauteng) said the presentations were excellent and it was unusual that there were so many submissions. Mr Liebenberg had an excellent presentation and made some fantastic points and a strong argument for his case. He had clumsily raised this issue without having much information of the ...

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Public Works 18 Apr 2019

    (1) What number of heads of departments of his department completed performance assessments in the (a) 2015-16, (b) 2016-17 and (c) 2017-18 financial years? (2) What are the reasons for any heads of departments not completing performance assessments in each specified financial year?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Public Works 18 Apr 2019

    (1) What number of heads of departments of his department completed performance assessments in the (a) 2015-16, (b) 2016-17 and (c) 2017-18 financial years? (2) What are the reasons for any heads of departments not completing performance assessments in each specified financial year?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Public Works 18 Apr 2019

    (1) (a) What are the details of the inter-departmental forum set up to manage the disposal of the Government’s immovable assets in foreign territories, (b) what is the (i) name and (ii) professional designation of each member of the forum and (c) why has each member been appointed to ...

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • FRIDAY, 6 DECEMBER 2019 6 Dec 2019

    Deputy Chairperson, I have two points of personal

    clarity I would like to make. Number one: my question of "How do you sleep at night?" was not directed at the Minister but at the Treasury department. So, I just want to place that on record.

    Number two - on my clarification ...

  • FRIDAY, 6 DECEMBER 2019 6 Dec 2019

    Thank you Deputy Chairperson, when we said we wanted to see more members of the ruling party in orange, we meant overalls but not necessarily what you are wearing today. [Applause.]

    Deputy Chairperson, a budget is drawn up to give effect the promises that government has made to its people ...

All Plenary Appearances