Ms Maurencia Natalie Gillion

National Council of Provinces

Formerly: Western Cape Provincial Legislature

Maurencia Natalie Gillion

About Maurencia Natalie Gillion

Ms Gillion is the current chairperson of the Chairperson of Select Committee on Health and Social Services. Previously, she served in the Western Cape Provincial Legislature as a member of Standing Committees on Community Development and Petitions, from June 2014 to May 2019. She has also served as the ANC Western Cape provincial treasurer.

2021 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 9 meetings out of 9

2020 committee attendance as mp

94% attendance rate

Attended 64 meetings out of 68

2019 committee attendance as mp

77% attendance rate

Attended 20 meetings out of 26

2018 committee attendance as mp

76% attendance rate

Attended 13 meetings out of 17

Attendance Methodology

Recent meetings attended

All meetings attended

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Committee appearances

  • Update on Matric Exam Marking &Trends in International Mathematical and Science Study: DBE briefing 10 Feb 2021

    Ms M Gillion (ANC, Western Cape) thanked the Department for assisting the parents of learners at Quintile 4 and 5 schools as well during the pandemic. She requested that DBE release a media report that the parents of learners at Quintile 1 to 3 schools are not obligated to buy ...
  • NYDA Vacancies: Committee Programme 10 Feb 2021

    The Chairperson noted that in the 9 February meeting the Committee agreed that it would focus on drafting a programme for the NYDA board appointments. Without a board, the NYDA has been unable to fulfil its mandate or function efficiently. It is expected that this process would be completed by ...
  • NYDA Vacancies: referral from Speaker & discussion 9 Feb 2021

    Chairperson Ndaba confirmed that the legal team was present. She said it was better to have a joint meeting of the Portfolio and Select Committees. The Chairpersons and Whips of the NCOP and National Assembly had met to discuss this. She reminded them of when in 2020 they had completed ...
  • North West Intervention: Committee Staff briefing 8 Feb 2021

    Ms M Gillion (ANC, Western Cape) appreciated receiving the information and briefings well ahead of schedule so that the Committee could study them properly. She was disturbed by Ms Visser’s remark that she was ‘on the ground in the North West’. She pleaded with Members not to make assumptions or ...
  • DHET & DSI 2019/20 Annual Reports 1 Dec 2020

    Ms M Gillion (ANC, Western Cape) congratulated the DHET on their achievements, as alluded to by the Minister. One of the issues she had picked up was that the Department had provided a report on wasteful expenditure in the previous financial year, and their investigation on the matter. Her concern ...

All Committee Appearances


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Plenary appearances

  • 19 (Statement by the Deputy Minister of Health) 19 Mar 2020

    Chairperson, the ANC welcomes the decisive measures announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday, 15 March 2020, declaring a national disaster to enable South Africa to take the necessary measures to fight this pandemic.

    Having an informed understanding of the virus is of utmost importance, so as to avoid falling ...


    Chairperson, I hereby move without notice:

    That the Council-

    1) notes that after 24 years at the Soul City Institute for Social Justice, nine of which were served as the chief executive, Ms Lebogang Ramafoko will leave the organisation at the end of the year;

    2) further notes that Ms ...

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