Daily Schedule for 2020-09-30

[WEDNESDAY, 30 SEPTEMBER 2020] SECOND SESSION, SIXTH PARLIAMENT

                                   

 

PARLIAMENT OF THE

REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA

 

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NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

 

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NATIONAL COUNCIL OF PROVINCES

 

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MEETINGS OF

COMMITTEES

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NB: Please note that this document is subject to frequent updating. Stakeholders wishing to attend meetings listed here should contact the relevant contact numbers to ascertain whether the agendas for the meetings have been amended. For contact numbers see Appendix A.

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 30 SEPTEMBER 2020

 

Select Committee on Petitions and Executive Undertakings, (National Council of Provinces), [Continuation of Lesawell Petition hearing (Petition seeks the intervention of the NCOP in relation to the alleged service delivery challenges facing the Masilonyana Local Municipality); Consideration and adoption of Outstanding Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-14:00

 

 

        TUESDAY, 6 OCTOBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of 4th Term Draft Committee Programme; Consideration and adoption of the 2020/21 First Quarter Performance and Expenditure Reports of the Department of Communications and Digital Technologies (DCDT) and Government Communication and Information System (GCIS); Committee discussion on the referral of vacancies on the Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) Board and the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Board; Committee discussion on the DCDT and GCIS Budgetary Review and Recommendations Report (BRRR); Adoption of all outstanding Committee minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, (National Assembly), [Inputs by Parliamentary Legal Services on the ULTRA Bill; Motion of desirability and deliberations on processing the ULTRA Bill [B6-2020] taking into consideration public comments], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Update on Constitutional Court Electoral Act Amendment by Minister of Home Affairs; Briefing by the Department of Home Affairs on the performance and expenditure of quarter one of 2020], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing and Overview by Zero-Dropout Campaign on: Data Tracking; Early Warning Systems; and Psycho-social Support], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Tourism, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Tourism on First Quarter Performance Report (Q1) for 2020/21 financial year; Consideration of Draft Committee Report on Q3 and Q4 Performance for 2019/20 financial year; Tabling of progress reports; Draft minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Follow-up meeting with the Department of Human Settlements on COVID-19 intervention], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Finalisation of Local Government: Municipal Systems Amendment Bill [B2-2019]; Adoption of all outstanding petitions and minutes up to the 04th of September 2020], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Briefing by National Treasury on their annual report (BRRR); Briefing by SARS on their annual report (BRRR)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Sport, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Cricket South Africa on the status/outcome of the outstanding independent forensic investigation report, intervention by SASCOC and all other pertinent matters; Consideration and adoption of draft reports on the DSAC performance for second, third and fourth quarter of 2019/20; Consideration and adoption of committee programme for the fourth term], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Social Development, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Department of Social Development on the Children’s Amendment Bill [B18 – 2020]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-15:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of the Fourth Term Program; Auditor-General presentation on the 2019/20 audit outcomes of the Defence Portfolio (DOD, DMV, CCB AND ARMSCOR); Briefings by the Content Advisor and Researcher on the DOD; DMV; CCB and Armscor 2019/20 Annual Reports; Consideration and Adoption of outstanding Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-15:00

 

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Presentation by the Auditor – General on the findings made regarding administrative, leadership and governance issues at Unemployment Insurance Fund. The Department of Employment and Labour will respond on corrective measures undertaken by the UIF to the issues identified by the Auditor – Generals report. Further, the Department would outline current and Post COVID – 19 Intervention to maintain existing jobs and creating new jobs. In addition, the Department will provide a performance report relating to the Compensation Fund regarding its responses to COVID – 19], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-15:30

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 7 OCTOBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the Beitbridge oversight report; Consideration and adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Public hearings on the TLAB, TALAB and Rates Bills], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Social Development, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Department of Social Development on the Children’s Amendment Bill [B18 – 2020]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-15:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Presentation of Annual Report 2019/20: Department of Military Veterans], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-15:00

 

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the SARB and the Prudential Authority on their annual reports (BRRR)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 15:00-18:00

 

 

THURSDAY, 8 OCTOBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Presentation of Annual Reports 2019/20:  Armscor; Castle Control Board], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-15:00

 

 

FRIDAY, 9 OCTOBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, (National Assembly), [Formal deliberations (clause by clause) taking into account the proposed amendments], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

 

 

 

 

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Mpumalanga Provincial Department of Human Settlements and Department of Water and Sanitation on the following: Business Plan 2020/21; District Development Model; Water and Sanitation Plans, Water Services Authority Plans and Waste Water Treatment Plan; Briefing by the Water Board on the water delivery plans], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Constitutional Review Committee, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing on the status and development of indigenous languages (Sign Language, Khelovedu & Khoisan), in line with the constitutional mandate of making them official South African languages], Virtual Meeting Platform, 11:00-13:00

 

Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Progress report by the Executive Authority on the implementation of the Public Service Commission’s recommendations emanating from its inquiry into the tragic death of Mr L Garane in September 2018; Update by the Executive Authority on the appointment of the Secretary to Parliament, the Director to the Parliamentary Budget Office, and the establishment of the Treasury Advice Office; Consideration and Adoption of the Committee’s reports on: Parliament’s performance in the first quarter of 2020/21; Parliament’s draft annual performance plan for 2021/22], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-15:00

 

 

TUESDAY, 13 OCTOBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by SAPO on its turnaround strategy, SASSA cash payments, implications to SITA ICT services and all other outstanding matters; Adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, (National Assembly), [Further deliberations and finalisation of the ULTRA Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), Briefing by the Limpopo Provincial Department of Human Settlements and Department of Water and Sanitation on the following: Business Plan 2020/21; District Development Model; Water and Sanitation Plans, Water Services Authority Plans and Waste Water Treatment Plan; Briefing by the Water Board on the water delivery plans], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Responses by National Treasury and SARS to the public submissions on the TLAB, TALAB and Rates Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Consideration of the HR and Protection Services’ vetting reports of the top three candidates and decision on their names; Consideration and adoption of the Committee Reports recommending the name of the preferred candidate to the respective Houses (Joint meeting)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 15:00-18:00

 

Joint Meeting: Portfolio Committee on Basic Education and Select Committee on Education and Technology, Sports, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing by Provincial Education Departments (PEDs) on the Status and Impact of COVID-19 Lockdown on Schooling: Kwa-Zulu Natal Department of Education; and Eastern Cape Department of Education], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Presentation of Annual Report 2019/20: Department of Defence], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-15:00

 

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), Briefing by Parliamentary Legal Services on procedural and substantive issues currently flagged with regard to the Copyright Amendment Bill and the Performers’ Protection Amendment Bill; Consideration and adoption of report on National Gambling Amendment Bill [B 27B -2018]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 14:00-17:00

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 14 OCTOBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DPWI and National Treasury on the broader site clearance for the entire Land Port of Entry borderline and plans to ensure that the South African borders are fit for purpose], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Public hearings on the Auditing Profession Amendment Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

 

FRIDAY, 16 OCTOBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the North West Provincial Department of Human Settlements and Department of Water and Sanitation on the following: Business Plan 2020/21; District Development Model; Water and Sanitation Plans, Water Services Authority Plans and Waste Water Treatment Plan; Briefing by the Water Board on the water delivery plans], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Joint Meeting: Portfolio Committee on Basic Education and Select Committee on Education and Technology, Sports, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing by Provincial Education Departments (PEDs) on the Status and Impact of COVID-19 Lockdown on Schooling: Western Cape Department of Education; Free State Department of Education; and North West Department of Education], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

 

 

 

Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Secretary to Parliament and the Department of Public Works and Infrastructure (DPWI) on progress made in relation to issues arising from the 30 October 2019 meeting on Parliament’s infrastructure-related challenges], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-15:00

 

 

SATURDAY, 17 OCTOBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Budgetary Review and Recommendation Reports: DOD and DMV], Pretoria at the JSCD Lekgotla, 11:15-13:00

 

 

TUESDAY, 20 OCTOBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Updated report on the funding, reporting and accounting structures of Infrastructure South Africa (ISA) to perform the infrastructure coordination function in the DPWI], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Communications and Digital Technologies, and the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Board, Department, SABC Editorial Forum, Unions (CWU and BEMAWU) on their responses relating to matters raised with the Committee during engagements with SABC internal stakeholders; Adoption of Budgetary Review and Recommendation Report (BRRR) of DCDT and GCIS], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing by DBE on: Status Update on Migration of ECD from Social Development to Basic Education; BELA Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Pre-MTBPS briefing by PBO (Joint Meeting)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the Committee report on the BRRR], Virtual Meeting Platform, 15:00-16:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Progress report by the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) and Directorate for Priority Crimes Investigations (DPCI) on VBS related matters], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Department of Cooperative Governance (DCOG) – Anti Corruption unit on progress made with regard to forensic investigations in local government], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

 

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by Department of Trade, Industry and Competition on challenges, benefits and opportunities regarding the implementation of the SACU-Mozambique EPA with the United Kingdom UK, and African Growth and Opportunity Act, 2000 (AGOA), to the provincial economies], Virtual Meeting Platform, 14:00-17:00

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 21 OCTOBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the Jersey Barrier oversight report; Consideration of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Discussion on the viability/sustainability of amalgamated (starting in 2016) municipalities with: Department of Cooperative Governance (DCoG); SALGA; National Treasury], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Discussion on the viability/sustainability of amalgamated (starting in 2016) municipalities with: Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB); and Amalgamated Municipalities (Northwest - JB Marks: (Tlokwe and Ventersdorp), Mpumalanga – Enhlanzeni, Eastern Cape – Beyers Naude; Enoch Mgijima, Free State – Mangaung)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Briefing by DMV on the 2020 1st Quarter Report; Briefing by DMV on Organisational Structure: HR Plan and Skills Audit; Feedback by DMV & Appeals Board on functioning of the Appeal Board, and the setting of annual performance targets (DMV) of entities reporting to it; Report by DMV on the finalisation of the amendments of the Military Veterans Act and Regulations], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

 

 

FRIDAY, 23 OCTOBER 2020

 

Joint Meeting: Portfolio Committee on Basic Education and Select Committee on Education and Technology, Sports, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing by Provincial Education Departments (PEDs) on the Status and Impact of COVID-19 Lockdown on Schooling: Northern Cape Department of Education; and Gauteng Department of Education], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Secretary to Parliament on Human Resource-related issues (including organisational restructuring and the filling of critical vacancies i.e. CFO, acting STP, Chief Audit Executive)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-15:00

 

 

 

 

TUESDAY, 27 OCTOBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) on its report on its investigations relating to the Universal Service and Access Agency of South Africa (USAASA); Adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing by DBE and Umalusi on Preparations for 2020 NSC Examination Readiness], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Human Settlements on First Quarter (April to June 2020) performance and expenditure], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Interaction on the State of West Rand District Municipality by: West Rand District Municipality; Office of the Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA); SALGA; Provincial Treasury; Provincial Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs; and Department of Cooperative Governance (DCoG)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the MEC of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs on progress on S139 interventions in Gauteng Province], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 28 OCTOBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DPWI on contracting obligations affecting the planned dissolution of the Independent Development Trust (IDT), including detailed plans for a new agency/entity that will take over the social infrastructure delivery duties of the IDT], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Interaction on the State of Govan Mbeki Local Municipality by: Govan Mbeki Municipality; Office of the Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA); SALGA; Provincial Treasury; Provincial Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs; and Department of Cooperative Governance (DCoG)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Progress report by the North West Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs on the state of Dr JS Moroka - and Lekwa Local Municipalities], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Military Ombud on its Annual Report 2019/20; Briefing by the Military Veterans Appeals Board on its Annual Report 2019/20], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

 

 

FRIDAY, 30 OCTOBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Water and Sanitation on First Quarter (April to June 2020) performance and expenditure], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Constitutional Review Committee, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing on the status and development of indigenous languages (Sign Language, Khelovedu & Khoisan), in line with the constitutional mandate of making them official South African languages], Virtual Meeting Platform, 11:00-13:00

 

 

TUESDAY, 3 NOVEMBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Department and USAASA on broadband for all and DTT roll out; Adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Joint Meeting: Portfolio Committee on Basic Education and Select Committee on Education and Technology, Sports, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing by the Finance and Fiscal Commission on: Expenditure Patterns in respect of Infrastructure (ASIDI); Expenditure Patterns in respect of Conditional Grants (e.g. MST); and Equity in Education (including budget allocations to schools; Briefing by AGSA on Audit Outcomes for the Department of Basic Education], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Interaction on the State of Mogalakwena Local Municipality: Mogalakwena Local Municipality; Office of the Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA); SALGA; Provincial Treasury; Provincial Department of Cooperative Governance, Human Settlements and Traditional Affairs; and Department of Cooperative Governance (DCoG)], Virtual Meeting  Platform, 09:00-13:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the MEC for Cooperative Governance, Human Settlements and Traditional Affairs on progress on S139 interventions in Limpopo Province; Follow-up meeting with Polokwane Local Municipalities], Virtual Meeting  Platform, 19:00-22:00

 

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by Department of Employment and Labour, National Treasury, Productivity SA, Industrial Development Corporation on possible strategies and policy options to ensure Supported Employment Enterprises (SEEs) are financially viable and contribute to realise social impact objectives; Consideration and adoption of reports], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 4 NOVEMBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DPWI on EPWP’s challenges to deal with non-compliance of some provincial departments and municipalities, which prevented the DPWI EPWP from transferring grants, which negatively impact on the attempt to ensure a clean audit], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB): 2019-20 Annual Report; Update on delimitation process], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Progress report by the Inter Ministerial Task Team on S100 intervention in North West Province], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DOD on their Human Resource Action Plan; Briefing by DOD on measures put in place in order to contain the budget over expenditure], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

 

 

FRIDAY, 6 NOVEMBER 2020

 

Constitutional Review Committee, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Committee Content Adviser on the Public Submissions for the year 2020 regarding proposed constitutional amendments and the categorisation the submissions received; Deliberations by the Committee on the Submissions received], Virtual Meeting Platform, 11:00-13:00

 

 

TUESDAY, 10 NOVEMBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Department of Communications and Digital Technologies and GCIS and MDDA on community media support programmes, Sentech on signal distribution for community broadcasters and ICASA on regulations for community media; Adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Joint Meeting: Portfolio Committee on Basic Education and Select Committee on Education and Technology, Sports, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing by DBE on the following: 1st Quarterly Report 2020/21; Annual Report (BRRR)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DPWI on expenditure on consultants and outsourced services and the slow spending trend under Compensation of Employees, Goods, and Services that was previously reported as due to the non-filling of vacancies or payment for Goods and Services due to non-receipt of invoices under Programmes 1, 2, 3, and 4], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by SALGA on its 2019-20 Annual Report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Discussion of the work done by the South African Cities Network (SACN)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

 

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Internal Committee’s Capacity Development Programme focusing on Trade and Industry Policy], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 11 NOVEMBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DPWI on the PMTE’s challenges to collect user charges from client departments on a quarterly basis for accommodation-related services. This will include an update on the PMTE being inadequately funded to construct, maintain, and provide client departments with services (in 2018 reported as R11.8 billion per year)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing on 2019-20 Annual Reports by: Department of Cooperative Governance (DCoG); and Municipal Infrastructure Support Agent (MISA)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing on the CWP Remodelling by the Department of Cooperative Governance], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

 

Joint Meeting: Portfolio Committee on Communications and Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration, (National Assembly), [Briefing on the legislative roles, collaboration, interface and challenges encountered in the development of e-governance and digitalisation frameworks in the public service by the following: Department of Public Service and Administration, Department of Communications and Digital Technologies and State Information Technology Agency], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Session 1: Follow-up meeting with Khoisan Nation Self Defence Unit; and Session 2: Meeting with SACC Military Veteran’s Association], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

 

 

FRIDAY, 13 NOVEMBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefings on Annual Report (BRRR) by: Umalusi; SACE], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Constitutional Review Committee, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing on the legal opinion regarding submissions received; Further Committee deliberations on the submissions and the legal opinion received], Virtual Meeting Platform, 11:00-13:00

 

Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Secretary to Parliament on progress made in the finalisation of the regulations in terms of Chapter 9 of the FMPPLA], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-15:00

 

 

TUESDAY, 17 NOVEMBER 2020

 

Joint Meeting: Portfolio Committee on Basic Education and Select Committee on Education and Technology, Sports, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing by Provincial Education Departments (PEDs) on the Status and Impact of COVID-19 Lockdown on Schooling: Limpopo Department of Education; and Mpumalanga Department of Education], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by MDDA on the findings of the Auditor-General; Adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing on the 2010-20 Annual Report by Department of Traditional Affairs (DTA)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Discussion on the work done by the National House of Traditional Leaders (NHTL)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

 

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), Briefing by Provinces Economic Development Agency on its performance in promoting private enterprise development and leveraging resources to bolster investment, boost economic growth, and job creation, and on how resources are allocated, including leverage funds, within the province and district], Virtual Meeting Platform, 14:00-17:00

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 18 NOVEMBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DPWI on its 2020/21 First and Second Quarter performance; Consideration and adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing on the 2019-20 Annual Report by the CRL Rights Commission], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Discussion on the work of the CRL Rights Commission], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [DWF reporting on progress with devolution of responsibilities from the DPWI, and funding issues], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

 

 

FRIDAY, 20 NOVEMBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefings by the Department of Basic Education on its Second Quarterly Report 2020/21], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Constitutional Review Committee, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and adoption of Committee Reports and minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 11:00-13:00

 

Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by Secretary to Parliament on the institution’s performance in the 2nd quarter of the 2020/21 financial year], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-15:00

 

 

TUESDAY, 24 NOVEMBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Communications and Digital Technologies and the Universal Service Access Agency of South Africa on their responses to the Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA); Adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing by DBE on: Preparations for 2021 School-Reopening Readiness; Second Chance Matric Programme], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Interaction on the State of Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality by: Mangaug Metropolitan Municipality;Office of the Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA); SALGA; Provincial Treasury; Provincial Cooperative Governance, Human Settlements and Traditional Affairs; Department of Cooperative Governance (DCoG); Municipal Demarcation Board (Amalgamation of Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality and Naledi Local Municipality)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Department of Trade, Industry and Competition; Provincial Members of Executive Councils (MEC’s); and District Mayors on Special Economic Zones and Industrial Parks on realizing Government policy outcomes in respect of investments, economic growth and job creation at provincial and local government level], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 25 NOVEMBER 2020

 

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Follow-up discussions emanating from the Round Table discussions on public broadcasting], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DPWI on progress regarding the implementation of the Beitbridge and Jersey Barrier oversight report recommendations; Consideration and adoption of the 2020/21 First and Second Quarter reports; Consideration and adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Interaction on the State of Ngaka-Moderi Molema District Municipality by: Include Matlosana; Ngaka-Moderi Molema District Municipality; Office of the Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA); SALGA; Provincial Treasury; Provincial Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs; Department of Cooperative Governance (DCoG), Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs on the progress on S139 interventions in North West], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

 

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of outstanding Minutes; Consideration and Adoption of the Committee 2021 First Term Program], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

 

 

FRIDAY, 27 NOVEMBER 2020

 

Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Planning for the JSCFMP’s Strategic Plan: presentation of proposal; Consideration and adoption of the Committee’s report on Parliament’s performance in the second quarter of 2020/21; and committee minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-15:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting Cancellations

 

Committee

Date

Agenda

Reason

 

 

 

 

 

 

Approved Workshops

 

Committee

Date

Destination

Purpose

Portfolio Committee On Public Works and Infrastructure

16 – 18 October 2020

Venue to be confirmed.

Strategic Planning Session and BRRR process (AG, DPWI and Entities).

 

 

 

Approved Local Trips

 

Committee

Date

Destination

Purpose

Portfolio Committee On Public Works and Infrastructure

9 – 11 October 2020

Kosi Bay, KZN

Oversight visit to the Jersey Barrier construction site (Kosi Bay RSA/Mozambique border).

 

 

Approved International Trips

 

Committee

Date

Destination

Purpose

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cancelled/Postponed Local/ International Trips

 

Committee

Date

Destination

Reason

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name of Committee

 

Committee Secretary

(CS)

 

Contact Number

Joint Committee on Ethics and Members’ Interests

CS:  Lusanda Myoli

Email: lmyoli@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3849

082 658 1533

Ad Hoc Committee on the Appointment of the Auditor-General

CS: Peter-Paul Mbele

Email: pmbele@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 8072

083 412 1577

 

Ad Hoc Committee to initiate and Introduce Legislation amending Section 25 of the Constitution

CS: Vhonani Ramaano

Email: vramaano@parliament.gov.za

 

CS: Pilate Gwebu

Email: pgwebu@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3820

083 709 8427

 

 

021 403 8257

083 709 8395

Joint Standing Committee on Defence

CS: Pat Jayiya

Email: pjayiya@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3661

081 441 0345

Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament

CS: Cindy Balie

Email: cbalie@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3667

083 547 4115

Joint Standing Committee on Intelligence

Committee Coordinator:

Ntombe Mbuqe

Email: nmbuqe@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 2793

083 709 8432

Committee on Multi-Party Women’s Caucus

CS: Mandy Balie

 

Email: mbalie@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3673

083 709 8431

079 900 4796

Constitutional Review Committee

CS: Pilate Gwebu

Email: pgwebu@parliament.gov.za

 

 

021 403 8257

083 709 8395

Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development

CS: Albertina Kakaza

Email: akakaza@parliament.gov.za

 

CS: Phumla Nyamza

Email: pnyamza@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3765

083 709 8391

 

 

021 403 3852

083 709 8492

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education

CS: Llewellyn Brown

Email: lbrown@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3764

083 709 8450

Portfolio Committee on Communications

CS: Thembinkosi Ngoma

Email: tngoma@parliament.gov.za

 

CS: Hajiera Salie

Email: hsalie@parliament.gov.za

 

 

021 403 3733

083 709 8407

 

 

021 403 8264

061 472 9191

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs

CS: Shereen Cassiem

Email: scassiem@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3769

083 709 8533

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans

CS: Bryan Mantyi

Email: bmantyi@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3796

083 709 8428

Portfolio Committee on Environment, Forestry and Fisheries

CS: Tyhileka Madubela

Email: tmadubela@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3713

083 709 8401

Portfolio Committee on Employment and Labour

CS: Zolani Sakasa

Email: zsakaza@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3735

083 709 8488

Portfolio Committee on Health

CS: Vuyokazi Majalamba

Email: vmajalamba@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3770

083 709 8522

Portfolio Committee on Higher Education, Science and Technology

CS: Anele Kabingesi

Email: akabingesi@parliament.gov.za

 

CS: Shanaaz Isaacs

Email:

shisaacs@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3760

083 412 1585

 

 

021 403 3763

083 709 8536

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs

CS: Eddie Mathonsi

Email: emathonsi@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3826

083 709 8523

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation

CS: Kholiswa Pasiya-Mndende

Email:

 kpasiya-mndende@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3725

083 709 8495

Portfolio Committee on International Relations and Cooperation

CS: Lubabalo Sigwela

Email: lsigwela@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3808

083 709 8508

Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services

CS: Vhonani Ramaano

Email: vramaano@parliament.gov.za

 

CS: Siyabamkela Mthonjeni

Email: smthonjeni@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3820

083 709 8427

 

 

021 403 3734

083 709 8390

Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources and Energy

CS: Ayanda Boss

Email: aboss@parliament.gov.za

 

CS: Arico Kotze

Email:

akotze@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3768

083 709 8515

 

021 403 3662

083 709 8470

Portfolio Committee on Police

CS: Babalwa Mbengo

Email: bmbengo@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3741

083 709 8489

Portfolio Committee on Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities

CS: Neliswa Nobatana

Email: nnobatana@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3840

083 709 8472

Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises

CS: Disang Mocumi

Email: dmocumi@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 8115

083 709 8512

Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration

CS: Masixole Zibeko

Email: mzibeko@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 8445

083 709 8531

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure

CS: Nola Matinise

Email: nmatinise@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3780

083 709 8397

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development

CS: King Kunene

Email: kkunene@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3772

082 335 2839

071 363 2252

Portfolio Committee on Social Development

CS: Lindiwe Ntsabo

Email: lntsabo@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 8230

083 709 8524

Portfolio Committee on Sport, Arts and Culture

CS: Ajabulile Mtiya

Email: amtiya@parliament.gov.za

 

CS: Zoleka Kula

Email: zkula@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 8106

083 709 8389

 

021 403 8646

083 707 2185

Portfolio Committee on Tourism

CS: Jerry Boltina

Email: jboltina@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 8270

083 338 3950

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry

CS: Andre Hermans

Email: ahermans@parliament.gov.za

 

CS: Tenda Madima

Email: tmadima@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3776

083 709 8482

021 403 3822

083 709 8419

Portfolio Committee on Transport

CS: Valerie Carelse

Email: vcarelse@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3272

083 709 8445

Standing Committee on Finance

CS: Allan Wicomb

Email: awicomb@parliament.gov.za

 

CS: Teboho Sepanya

Email: tsepanya@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3759

083 412 1475

 

 

021 403 3738

071 363 2349

Standing Committee on Appropriations

CS: Darrin Arends

Email: darends@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 8105

071 363 2273

Standing Committee on Public Accounts

CS: Ntombi Nkabinde

Email: nnkabinde@parliament.gov.za

 

CS: Ben Kali

Email: bkali@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 2376

083 709 8474

 

 

021 403 3774

083 709 8392

Committee on the Auditor General

CS: Peter-Paul Mbele

Email: pmbele@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 8072

083 412 1577

Select Committee on Education and Technology, Sport, Arts and Culture

CS: Noluthando Skaka

Email: nskaka@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3751

083 709 8520

Select Committee on Health and Social Services

CS: Marcelle Williams

Email: mwilliams@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3799

083 709 8451

Select Committee on Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure

CS: Hlupheka Mtileni

Email: hmtileni@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 8077

083 709 8448

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour

CS: Grace Dinizulu

Email: ndinizulu@parliament.gov.za

 

CS: Mahdiyah Solomons

Email: mkoff@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3779

083 709 8393

 

 

021 403 3844

083 709 8527

 

Select Committee on Finance

CS: Nkululeko Mangweni

Email: nmangweni@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3782

061 438 9448

Select Committee on Appropriations

CS: Lubabalo Nodada

Email: lnodada@parliament.gov.za

 

CS: Estelle Grunewald

Email: egrunewald@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3669

083 412 1526

 

 

021 403 3843

071 363 2257

Select Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Water and Sanitation and Human Settlements

CS: Moses Manele

Email: tmmanele@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3823

083 709 8534

Select Committee on Security and Justice

CS: Gurshwyn Dixon

Email: gdixon@parliament.gov.za

 

CS: Zolani Rento

Email: zrento@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3771

083 709 8513

 

021 403 8071

083 707 2188

Select Committee on Petitions and Executive Undertakings

CS: Nkanyiso Mkhize

Email: nmkhize@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 8086

061 438 7303

Select Committee on Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy

CS: Asgar Bawa

Email: abawa@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3762

083 709 8530

Select Committee on Public Enterprises and Communication

CS: Phumelele Sibisi

Email:

psibisi@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3660

083 709 8449