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HEALTH PORTFOLIO COMMITTEE
23 August 1999
ELECTION OF CHAIRPERSON
The Committee Clerk requested for nominations, in terms of Rule 129 of the National Assembly Rules, for the position of Chairperson. An ANC member nominated Dr S Nkomo of the ANC and was seconded by another ANC member. As there were no further nominations, Dr Nkomo was duly elected as Chairperson.
The Chairperson welcomed everyone and said he foresees another good working relationship with members, the committee cannot disagree when the nation must be healthy. The only point of differ would be the pace of delivery.
Members were reminded and encouraged to attend the Ministerial briefing scheduled for 10 am Tuesday 24th of August 1999.
For the next meeting the Chairperson invited members to come up with ideas of a programme of action for the committee.
Since there were no further matters to discuss the meeting was closed.