Western Cape Laws Repeal Bill

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Submissions are now closed (since 17 July 2020)

Social Development (WCPP)

The Western Cape Provincial Parliament's Standing Committee on Social Development invites stakeholders and interested parties to submit written input and attend a public hearing on the Western Cape Laws Repeal Bill [B 5–2019]

Comments can be sent to [email protected] by no later than Friday, 17 July 2020

You can also submit a voice note on WhatsApp (cellphone number: 066 507 3922)

Public hearings will take place on Tuesday 21 July 2020 at 9am via a virtual platform

The purpose of the Bill is to repeal the Aged Persons Act, 1967 (Act 81 of 1967), and the National Welfare Act, 1978 (Act 100 of 1978), in so far as they apply in or have been assigned to the Province of the Western Cape. These laws are obsolete and are of no application in the Province.