Second Special Appropriation Bill

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Submissions are now closed (since 15 September 2021)

Standing Committee on Appropriations

The Standing Committee on Appropriations invites stakeholders and interested parties to make written submissions on the Second Special Appropriation Bill [B17-2021]. The Bill was tabled in Parliament by the Minister of Finance on 23 August 2021.

Submissions must be received by no later than 12:00 on Wednesday, 15 September 2021. Please indicate your interest in making a verbal presentation.

Submissions and enquiries must be directed to the Committee Secretary: Mr Darrin Arends at daarends@parliament.gov.za and 071 363 2273

The Bill provides for the appropriation of an additional amount of money from the National Revenue Fund for the requirements of the State in the 2021/22 financial year. The Bill proposes additional urgent funding allocations of R32.8 billion to address the impact of the unrest that took place in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng provinces in July and Covid-19 pandemic. The allocations include R11.3 billion which is authorised according to section 16 of the Public Finance Management Act.

Public Hearings will be conducted in Parliament on Friday, 17 September 2021. 

 

Issued by Mr S Buthelezi, MP, Chairperson: Standing Committee on Appropriations

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