Department’s role in reviewing mining applications since inception of One Environmental System; Subordinate Legislation affecting provinces, relating to Domestic Trade in Rhinoceros Horns: Department briefing
12 Nov 2019
The Chairperson thanked the Minister and her team. The minutes of the previous meeting was adopted and the meeting adjourned.
Agri-Parks budget, performance & beneficiaries: Department briefing
29 Oct 2019
The Chairperson thanked both Deputy Ministers of Agriculture, Land Reform, Rural Development for attending the meeting. He said Agri-Parks in each province would report on their functionality, budget expenditure, and the number of jobs created in their province.
Progress regarding the disciplinary proceedings against the Secretary to Parliament, Mr Gengezi Mgidlana
11 Sep 2019
Ms T Modise (ANC), Speaker of the National Assembly, briefed the Committee on the proceedings against the Secretary to Parliament, Mr Gengezi Mgidlana. She admitted that the proceedings had taken a long time but it was finally over. The Secretary had been charged on 13 charges but one charge had ...
SABC on its financial stability and HR matters
28 Aug 2019
Ms T Modise (ANC, North-West) applauded the transparency of the presentation. Were there plans to review the licence fee mechanism? What had caused the delay in finalising digital migration? How could irregular appointments like those of the station manager be brought to an end? Could the SABC work hand in ...
Department of Public Enterprises 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan
17 Jul 2019
Ms T Modise (ANC, North West) asked whether there was a tool to monitor money transferred to entities, and if not, what could be done about this. What was the Department’s plan to prevent corruption in SOEs?
Department of Energy 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan
16 Jul 2019
The Chairperson asked questions regarding slide 37: Participation in National Solar Water Heater Programme. She asked why municipalities in the rural areas of the North West province are not participating and receiving funding from the programme. The Department needed to improve on its legislative performance because in the previous Parliament ...
Minister of Justice and Correctional Services on policy matters & Department’s 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan
10 Jul 2019
Ms T Modise (ANC, North West) was of the opinion that issues raised about North West should be taken seriously. What were the plans to deal with the mess inherited at the NPA, which also included four positions illegally appointed? What were the problems at the NPA’s Mafikeng office ...
Department of Mineral Resources 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan
9 Jul 2019
The Chairperson asked how the Department was planning to increase its output if it was reducing its staff and budget. Was this not going to affect it? She expressed her concern at the number of miners who were constantly dying and getting trapped underground in mines. Would its investigations reduce ...
NA portfolio & standing committees composition; Questions to President, Deputy President & Ministers guidelines; NA Whips; Subcommittee on Review of NA Rules
5 Jun 2019
The Chairperson welcomed returning Members returning as well as newcomers. She noted that there had been a slight delay in starting the meeting owing to the fact that the Chief Whip’s meeting had run late. While she understood that the Chief Whips had not concluded their business, she requested ...
North West donation of high value species to private individuals: Committee recommendations
24 Apr 2018
Furthermore, the Chairperson highlighted that he spoke to both he Chairperson of the NCOP, Ms T Modise (ANC) and the Select Committee on Land and Mineral Resources, Mr O Sefako (ANC), and it was agreed that a joint sitting would take place between the Portfolio Committee on Environmental Affairs and ...