Comment & Public hearings: Private Security Industry Regulation Amendment Bill [B 27- 2012]

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The Portfolio Committee on Police invites stakeholders and interested persons to submit written submissions on thePrivate Security Industry Regulation Amendment Bill [B 27- 2012]

The purpose of the Private Security Industry Regulation Amendment Bill is to:

Amend the Private Security Industry Regulation Act, 2001, so as to amend certain definitions; Provide for additional powers of the Minister; Provide for the Authority to promote crime prevention partnerships with other organs of state; Provide for the finances and accountability of the Authority; Provide for the appointment of the director of the Authority; Provide for the regulation of ownership and control of a business operating as a security service provider; Regulate security services rendered outside the Republic; Empower the Minister to make regulations for the transportation of cash and other valuables.

Public hearings dates will be communicated in due course.

Comments can be emailed to Ms J Shonhiwa at jshonhiwa@parliament.gov.za or mbuthelezi@parliament.gov.za by no later than Sunday, 07 October 2012

Enquiries can be directed to Ms J Shonhiwa on tel (021) 403 3741 or cell 083 709 8489