Commission for Conciliation, Mediation & Arbitration: Forensic Audit report
16 Aug 2010
Mr A Louw (DA) said that he was not quite clear on the split quotation issue. On page 5 of the report there was reference to a figure of R612 760, which meant that there was clearly a contravention of the SCM procedures. He asked whether this was due to ...
Role of Parliamentary Portfolio Committees and Members of Parliament on Oversight: Workshop
19 Jul 2010
Mr A Louw (DA) asked if there was no system in place to warn departments that tended to spend the bulk of their budgets in the last quarter of the financial year that they were not performing if they were under-spending. Secondly, he wanted to establish what systems were in ...
Department of Labour and Compensation Fund progress reports
24 May 2010
Mr A Louw (DA) said that he needed the DoL to be more clear on issues pertaining to vacancies that were being filled.
Director-General request for R1 billion additional funding for Department of Labour
19 Apr 2010
Mr A Louw (DA) sought clarity as to whether the 500 people intended for the security of DoL premises was the figure for all the centres.
Labour-broking public hearings Committee Report: adoption
22 Mar 2010
Mr A Louw (DA) stated that there were subcontractors that ran away and did not pay their workers after they realised they could not afford to. This was the real problem that the Committee needed to talk about. The crux of the matter was that if someone took some responsibility ...
Labour Department & Productivity SA Strategic Plan & Budget 2010 & Minister's comments
15 Mar 2010
Mr A Louw (DA) asked in connection with companies in distress, what sort of training was given and what was the level of competency of those receiving the training. He wanted to know which sectors were targeted, and also observed that it seemed this activity was being done for the ...
Labour Broking Committee Report: deliberations
8 Mar 2010
Mr A Louw (DA) was grateful for the opportunity to have visited the provinces for this purpose. He acknowledged that poor practices existed, and labour brokers falling foul of the law should be taken to task. However, there were good practices as well. He had gained a lot from the ...
Labour Portfolio Committee: Oversight Report and Committee Programme
1 Mar 2010
Mr A Louw (DA) was pleased that he received the relevant documentation beforehand and requested that all documentation be sent via e-mail in future.
Department of Labour, Compensation Fund, Unemployment Insurance Fund: Annual Reports 2008/09
19 Oct 2009
Mr A Louw (DA) asked why the Department was struggling to resile from its contract with Siemens, if that company was not producing good results.
Sector Education Training Authority SASSETA, PSETA and TETA progress and performance briefings
15 Sep 2009
Mr A Louw (DA) asked how many people had completed training since 2005. Considering the increased number of train accidents, he also asked what was being done to address the issue of the train driver’s training period being so short.