Provision of Land & Assistance Amendment Bill [B40-2008]: public hearings & Minister's response
20 Aug 2008
Mr A Nel (DA) stated that, for the record, the Committee was not opposed to the Bill in principle, because it was necessary to achieve most of what was contained in it. He was not sure that there was potential unconstitutionality, as suggested by earlier submissions. However, he had previously ...
Land Use Management Bill [B27-2008]: deliberations & adoption
12 Aug 2008
Mr A Nel (DA) queried the inclusion of subsection (5) in the reference to Section 25 of the Constitution in the Preamble.
Liquor Products Amendment Bill [B22B-2008]: adoption & Provision of Land & Assistance Amendment Bill [B40-2008]: Department of Land Affairs briefing
25 Jun 2008
Mr Nel (DA) noted that if the Bill was accepted in its current form, the term “public interest” could become a Pandora’s box. Legislation should be so carefully framed that it should produce the right outcome irrespective of who was administering it.
Liquor Products Amendment Bill [B22-2008]: Department of Agriculture briefing
27 May 2008
Mr A Nel (DA) commented that the Committee should liaise with the Department and come up with an amendment with regard to the safety aspect of beer, seeing that the Minister had described this as urgent.
Commission on Restitution of Land Rights: Budget & Strategic Plan 2008/09
7 May 2008
Mr A Nel (DA) said that if the Committee expressed criticisms of the commissioners, this must be seen in context, because Members cared and wanted to see the most equitable outcome. When members of the public came to politicians for help, they had exhausted all other options and were frustrated ...