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DEVELOPMENT PORTFOLIO COMMITTEE
31 October 2007
COMMITTEE PROGRAMME & OVERSIGHT REPORTS: ADOPTION
Chairperson: Adv T Masutha (ANC)
Documents handed out:
Adoption Procedures in Korea
Swedish Old Persons Welfare System
Adoption Procedures in Lithuania
British child welfare system
Audio recording of meeting
The Chairperson opened the meeting by commending the Members on their efforts and contributions to the Children’s Bill.
The Chairperson asked the Committee Secretary to take the Committee members through its programme for the remainder of 2007 and early 2008. The bulk of the Committee’s work during the rest of 2007 would focus on annual reports, and consideration of its own reports and minutes.
The Committee considered the Programme and adopted it, making provision for future amendments.
Committee Report on Western Cape, Gauteng and Northern Cape Oversight visits
The Committee continued its deliberations on the Report. Adoption would only take place once the Report had been finalized.
Adoption of minutes
The Committee could not adopt the minutes of its previous meetings, as scheduled, due to time constraints.
The meeting was adjourned.