Mr Derrick America

Western Cape Provincial Legislature

Formerly: National Assembly

Derrick America

About Derrick America

Mr. America previously served as a lecturer at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology for labour law and business courses from 1995 to 2009. He graduated from the University of the Western Cape in 1999 with an BCom honours degree and earned his MBA from the Curtin University of Technology in Perth, Australia in 2001.

For more about this Member, read his blog post.

2019 committee attendance as mp

79% attendance rate

Attended 15 meetings out of 19

2018 committee attendance as mp

97% attendance rate

Attended 30 meetings out of 31

2017 committee attendance as mp

88% attendance rate

Attended 22 meetings out of 25

2016 committee attendance as mp

83% attendance rate

Attended 20 meetings out of 24

2015 committee attendance as mp

82% attendance rate

Attended 18 meetings out of 22

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

88% attendance rate

Attended 14 meetings out of 16

  • Attendance records reflect Committee not Plenary Attendance
  • Minister/Deputy Minister attendance is not compulsory.
  • MP attendance is compulsory unless an apology is given
  • MPs are recorded as absent whether they have, or have not submitted apologies.
  • This is not the official committee attendance record of Parliament.
  • Plenary Attendance is not made public by Parliament although it has been requested.

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.

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2018 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Sanlam Glacier
Public GEPF

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Sasol BEE Ordinary Sasol 7 R265.00 per share
Sasol Inzalo Sasol 70 R40.40

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Brackenfell, Cape Town 1071sq.m 50% share of House
Stellenbosch, Western Cape 57sq.m 50% share of Flat

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
GEPF Public
Sanlam - Glacier Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company Nature
70 Sasol Inzalo Ordinary

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House: Erf 7182 1050 sq.m Brackenfell
Flat: Erf 7603 57 sq.m Stellenbosch, Cape Town

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
GEPF Public
Sanlam - Glacier Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company Nature
70 Sasol Inzalo Ordinary

TRAVEL

Description Sponsor
Oversight and study tour to Taiwan from 1-6 Dec 2015 Taiwanese Government

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Flat - erf 7603 57sq.m. Stellenbosch
House - erf 7182 1 050sq.m. Brackenfell

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
GEPF Public
Sanlam - Glacier Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company Nature
70 Sasol Inzalo Ordinary

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House - Erf 7182 1 050sq.m. Brackenfell
Flat - Erf 7603 57sq.m. Stellenbosch

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
GEPF Public

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company Nature
70 Sasol Inzalo Ordinary

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House - Erf 7182 1 050sq.m. Vredekloof, Brackenfell

Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs 16 Apr 2019

    What number of vacant funded posts are in the waste management department within the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, (b) what are the grading levels of the posts and (c) how long has each position been vacant?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Basic Education 15 Apr 2019

    With reference to the reply of the Minister of Public Service and Administration to question 3797 on 21 December 2018, what was the total expenditure incurred by her department relating to the travel privileges contained in the 2007 Ministerial Handbook of former (a)(i) Ministers and (ii) their spouses, (b ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Basic Education 15 Apr 2019

    With reference to the Edleen Primary School, situated in the City of Ekurhuleni, (a) why is the school in such a state of disrepair, (b) when last was maintenance conducted at the school, (c) on what date will all repairs be completed at the school and (d) on what date ...

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

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