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PROVINCIAL AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT PORTFOLIO COMMITTEE
16 October 2002
LOCAL GOVERNMENT LAWS AMENDMENT BILL: DELIBERATIONS
Chairperson: Mr Y Carrim (ANC)
Documents handed out:
Submission by Municipal Infrastructure Investment Unit (MIIU)
Submission by Community Law Centre's Local Government project
Local Government Law Amendment Bill [B61-2002] (as tabled)
Local Government Law Amendment Bill Proposed Amendments (please email firstname.lastname@example.org for a copy)
The Committee commenced informal deliberations on the Bill, working towards accepting certain clauses in the Bill. The Committee went through the proposed amendments prepared by the technical committee and while some were accepted, certain were rejected altogether.
[The morning session of the meeting was not covered by PMG.]
Proposed Amendments to the Bill
The Committee went through the proposed amendments that the technical committee had prepared as a result of previous deliberations on Clauses 14, 18, 20 and 41 of the Local Government Law Amendment Bill [B61-2002].
The amendments to Clauses 18, 20 and 41 were accepted, but the one in Clause 14 was deferred for later discussions.
A new clause was also inserted to follow Clause 34.
The Committee deferred the amendments to the Municipal Systems Act in Clause 34(a) but accepted the remaining part of Clause 34.
There was consensus amongst the Committee members on Clauses 35, 36, 38, 40, 41, 44, 45 and 49 of the Bill.
The Committee accepted the amendment to the Municipal Systems Act in Clause 37, with the exception of 75A(4)(b) and (5) and (6), which has been deferred for later deliberations.
Clauses 39, 43, 46 and 48 were deferred for later deliberations.
The Committee rejected the amendments to the Acts in Clauses 42 and 47 of the Bill.
The meeting was adjourned.