Constitution Eighteenth Amendment Bill (SA Sign language)

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Submissions must be received by no later than 25 February 2023

Justice and Correctional Services

The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services invites stakeholders and interested persons to provide written submissions on the Constitution Eighteenth Amendment Bill, B1 – 2023.

Submissions must be sent to V Ramaano at by no later than 25 February 2023.

Submitters must indicate their interest in making a verbal presentation.   
 The Bill seeks to amend the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa 1996 so as to recognise South African Sign Language as one of the official languages of the Republic and to provide for matters incidental thereto.

Track the Bill here

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