Refugees Amendment Draft Bill, 2015

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Home Affairs

The Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs intends to introduce the Refugees Amendment Bill, 2015, and your comments are requested.

Bill seeks to amend the Refugees Act, 1998, so as to:
▪ confer a discretion upon the Refugee Appeals Authority to allow the public and the media access to its proceedings in appropriate cases.

Comments can be emailed to Mr E Mathonsi at emathonsi@parliament.gov.za by no later than Friday, 17 July 2015.

Enquiries can be directed to Mr E Mathonsi on tel (021) 403 8326

Issued by Mr BL Mashile, MP Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs