Gender-Based Violence Bills: public hearings day 5
28 Oct 2020
Mr R Dyantyi (ANC) had three issues to raise. He welcomed the thrust of the presentation, as he saw how these amendments would lessen the burden on victims on a number of fronts. Sometimes more burdens are added to victims unintentionally because of the processes victims must follow. He therefore ...
Gender Based Violence Bill: public hearings day 4
23 Oct 2020
Mr R Dyantyi (ANC) noted that GBV was a societal challenge, and that it could only be solved if the Committee took matters of patriarchy seriously. He noted that there was a pattern where laws were tightened but GBV persisted or worsened. He asked the EFF what else could be ...
Gender-Based Violence Bills: public hearings day 3
22 Oct 2020
Mr R Dyantyi (ANC) appreciated the SACBC submission. Noting the history of the SACBC, he was pleased that the organisation remained interested in issues affecting society.
Gender-Based Violence Bills: public hearings day 2
21 Oct 2020
Mr R Dyantyi (ANC) said that he had two issues to raise. The first was on the definition of undue pressure. FORSA had proposed that the Committee do away with the definition, but they had not given an alternative. He asked what the organisation was asking the Committee to do. ...
Gender-Based Violence Bills: public hearings day 1
20 Oct 2020
Mr R Dyantyi (ANC) thanked the presenters for a straightforward and clear presentation however he sought two points of clarity. Although laws can be introduced all the time, he felt that there are critical issues which the Committee must attend to, one of which was highlighted by the CI. This ...
SAHRC Quarterly Reports; Deputy Public Protector Salary
16 Oct 2020
Mr R Dyantyi (ANC) thanked the Deputy Minister for the comprehensive overview of the issue. He stated that the Deputy Public Protector has been prejudiced since February 2020. There is no reason the Deputy Public Protector must earn less than her predecessor. He moved for the support of the request ...
Department of Correctional Services Quarterly Reports
14 Oct 2020
Mr R Dyantyi (ANC) said that the Department asked the Deputy Minister to give the presentation because he was giving the Committee bad news. When it was not good news then it was up to the Deputy Minister to deliver the presentation. In both quarter four and quarter one there ...
Department of Justice and Constitutional Development Quarterly Reports
13 Oct 2020
Mr Q Dyantyi (ANC) said the only good news presented by the Department was that it has severed ties with the IDT. He had hoped that the Minister would have attended the meeting because he had previously committed to presenting a turnaround strategy for the Department, this was in October ...
Public Protector SA Quarterly performance
8 Oct 2020
Mr R Dyantyi (ANC) said that what had been presented at this meeting was information contained in the PPSA Annual Report which the Committee had not yet received. AGSA would only finalise its audit report at the end of the month. It was important to combine the AGSA report, the ...
JICS Quarterly Performances
7 Oct 2020
Mr Q Dyantyi (ANC) asked whether JICS had received any allegations that some inmates were used as hitmen. Without going into any details, he asked if JICS had addressed this before he continued to pave the way forward.