Financial Management of Parliament Amendment Bill [B-2013]

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Finance Standing Committee

The Standing Committee on Finance invites stakeholders and interested parties to submit written submissions on the Financial Management of Parliament Amendment Bill [B-2013]

The Bill aims to:

• Amend the Financial Management of Parliament Act, 2009, so as to deal with the financial management of provincial legislatures;

• Align the provisions dealing with the oversight mechanism with the Public Finance Management Act, for purposes of reporting and auditing;

• Delete certain references to "provincial legislatures" in the Public Finance Management Act, 1999; and

• Provide for matters connected therewith.

Public hearings will be conducted at Parliament on Tuesday, 23 July 2013. Submissions can be sent to Mr A Wicomb at awicomb@parliament.gov.za or 3rd Floor, 90 Plein Street, Cape Town 8001 by no later than 12:00 on Friday, 19 July 2013. Individuals must indicate if they would like to make an oral presentation to the Committee.

Enquiries can be made with Mr A Wicomb at awicomb@parliament.gov.za or tel: 021 403 3759/083 412 1475 or fax: 086 657 4896