Dr Dion George

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Dion George

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  • TAX ADMINISTRATION LAWS AMENDMENT BILL (Second Reading Debate) 26 Nov 2019

    Hon Deputy Speaker, in February, the Minister will tell us what government is going to do ...

  • TAX ADMINISTRATION LAWS AMENDMENT BILL (Second Reading Debate) 26 Nov 2019

    ... to avert the plunge of our economy over the fiscal cliff. That is the point at which all of

    government revenue is spent on the public sector wage bill, interest repayments and social grants.

    If government behaviour does not change now, there would be no money for service delivery. While ...

  • NO462E 4 Mar 2015

    Speaker, South Africa seems disinterested in exercising the political will to tackle the problem of illicit financial flows. The Deputy President said, in the NCOP, that capital flows are necessary for economic growth and that the Reserve Bank and Sars regularly monitor the inflows and outflows of capital.

    Illicit financial ...

  • Appropriation Bill 17 Jul 2014

    The hon member can explain himself if he is being misquoted.

  • Appropriation Bill 17 Jul 2014

    On a point of order, Chairperson! On a point of order: My colleague is quite right. It is a point of order. [Interjections.]

  • Appropriation Bill 12 Jun 2013

    I said that the member who was speaking insulted hon Kalyan by calling her a clown. That is what I was talking about. I was not saying anything about what he was accusing the DA of doing. What I said was that he insulted a member, which is unacceptable. [Interjections.]

  • Appropriation Bill 12 Jun 2013

    Hon Speaker, that was not my point of order. [Interjections.]

  • Appropriation Bill 12 Jun 2013

    Hon Speaker, I rise on a point of order.

  • Appropriation Bill 12 Jun 2013

    It's unparliamentary and it's unacceptable. Thank you.

  • Appropriation Bill 12 Jun 2013

    Speaker, I rise on a point of order: I have raised that point before, to remind the member that he should address the Chair and not address the member directly. It is very clear in the Rules. Thank you very much, Speaker.