Dr Pumza Patricia Dyantyi

National Assembly

Formerly: Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature

Pumza Patricia Dyantyi

About Pumza Patricia Dyantyi

2020 committee attendance as mp

50% attendance rate

Attended 1 meeting out of 2

2019 committee attendance as mp

82% attendance rate

Attended 14 meetings out of 17

  • 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.

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Committee appearances

  • Committee Business 26 Nov 2019

    Dr P Dyantyi (ANC) asked about page three and further explanation of “incapacity”. Would there be any specification of what temporal conditions would be considered in the determination of incapacity? Would key performance indicators be given in order to assess the outcomes of incapacity? What would inform the determination of ...
  • Health Budgetary Review and Recommendations Report 22 Oct 2019

    Dr P Dyantyi (ANC) supported the calling of the Department to report on the two critical piece of legislation, one relating to National Health Insurance and the other relating to the legislative reforms in relation to the OHO.
  • Compensation Commissioner for Occupational Diseases 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan 16 Oct 2019

    Dr P Dyantyi (ANC) emphasised what Dr Kitsasamy said about clearing the backlog by next year. She is hoping that that will happen.
  • DoH, NHLS & SAHPRA 2018/19 Annual Reports; with Minister & Deputy Minister 15 Oct 2019

    Dr P Dyantyi (ANC) wanted to know why five targets had not been achieved. She asked if the NHLS had tried to identify and prevent the repetitive and unnecessary tests that were happening at the Nelson Mandela Academic Laboratory.
  • Health Sector 2018/19 Annual Reports, with AGSA, SAMRC, and FFC input 10 Oct 2019

    Dr P Dyantyi (ANC) asked the SAMRC to explain what the causes for variations in life expectancy across South Africa were. She said she had not seen anything in the presentation that addressed the number of people with disabilities currently employed by SAMRC. She also noted that in the presentation ...

All Committee Appearances


    No questions found

Plenary appearances

  • NOTICES OF MOTION 5 Nov 2019

    Hon House Chair, I hereby give notice that on the next sitting day of the House I shall move on behalf of the ANC:

    That the House debates the critical role the private sector needs to play in improving the health system, and with the combined strength between the public ...


    Thank you, hon House Chair. It's a prophecy; I will follow the rule to become the doctor. [Laughter.] Hon Minister, as you have mentioned that you will build on existing plans and policies to address the

    employment that would be designated as not requiring scares skills, when are you ...

All Plenary Appearances