Fund-raising Amendment Bill

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Submissions are now closed (since 30 July 2021)

Social Development

The Portfolio Committee on Social Development invites you to submit written comments on the Fund-raising Amendment Bill [B29 - 2020].

The Bill seeks to amend the Fund-raising Act, 1978, so as to:
▪ amend a definition;
▪ effect certain textual amendments to provide greater clarity;
▪ provide for the discontinuation of certain funds and for the dissolution of any boards responsible for those funds;
▪ establish the Disaster Relief and National Social Development Fund and to the transfer of any amounts remaining in the discontinued funds to the Disaster Relief and National Social Development Fund;
▪ empower the Minister to make regulations in respect of the financial year of a fund

Comments can be emailed to Ms Lindiwe Ntsabo at Fund-Raising-Amendment-Bill@parliament.gov.za by no later than Friday, 30 July 2021.

In addition to the written comments, please indicate your interest in making a verbal presentation

Enquiries can be directed to Ms Liniwe Ntsabo on cell 083 709 8524

Issued by Mr M Gungubele, MP – Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Social Development 

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