Daily Schedule for 2021-08-24

[TUESDAY, 24 AUGUST 2021] THIRD 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.

TUESDAY, 24 AUGUST 2021

Joint Standing Committee on Intelligence, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [CLOSED MEETING], Room 301, Third Floor, Africa House, 08:00-10:00

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Discussion on the Pension Funds Amendment Bill [B30 – 2020]] Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Transport, (National Assembly), [Deliberations on the Economic Regulation of Transport Bill [B 1 – 2020]; Consideration and adoption of minutes of proceedings], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Home Affairs on the fourth quarter performance and expenditure reports of the DHA for the 2020-21 financial year], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Tourism, (National Assembly), [Briefing by South African Tourism on Fourth Quarter Performance Report for 2020/21 financial year; Consideration of Draft Committee Programme for Third Term of 2021; Consideration of draft minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Standing Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Land and Agricultural Development Bank of South Africa on the expenditure of the allocations made during the 2020 Supplementary Budget and 2021 national budget], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [SAPS presentations: Briefing by CFR on the modernisation plan and the building; Report on Firearm Amnesty; Report on stolen firearms at stations; Report on Central Firearm Registry; Report on Forensic Science Laboratories], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DTIC, the IDC and the NEF on economic recovery support interventions; Briefing on the mandate, function and operation of SASRIA], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the joint Committees Kwazulu-Natal Oversight visit Report; Motion of Desirability and further deliberations on the Sectional Titles Amendment Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Sport, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Basketball South Africa on financial and governance matters, as well as preparations for the AGM to indicate their readiness for elections; Consideration and adoption of committee minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources and Energy, (National Assembly), [A comprehensive briefing by the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy on risks, threats and challenges in the mining and energy sector, respectively], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Department of Basic Education on: Fourth Quarterly Report on the Performance of the Department of Basic Education (2020/21); Update on Implementation of Online Learning; Consideration of Draft Report on Oversight Visit to KZN and Gauteng from 9 – 13 August 2021); Consideration of outstanding draft minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the Committee Oversight Report to Umhlanga KwaZulu-Natal; Adoption of the minutes of 17 August 2021; and Adoption of the Third Term Programme, 2021; Responses by the Department on their interventions taken by the Department to ensure compliance by ESKOM and SASOL with Environmental laws; Joint presentation by the Land Claimants on their complaints raised during the Portfolio Committee oversight visit to Kruger National Park; Briefing by the South African National Parks on the Fourth Quarterly Performance Report for 2020/21], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:30

Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services, (National Assembly), [Input by various Departments on the Cannabis for Private Purposes Bill; Public hearings on the Criminal Procedure Amendment Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Cooperative Governance on the State of Local Government Report – Local government support and interventions package], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30

Portfolio Committee on Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Commission for Gender Equality on 4th quarterly report for 2020/21 and 1st quarterly report for 2021/22; Consideration and adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Standing Committee on Public Accounts, (National Assembly), [Hearing on DENEL SIU investigations], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Select Committee on Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy, (National Council of Provinces), [Continuation of consideration of Negotiating Mandate on the National Environmental Management Laws Amendment Bill [B14D – 2017] (s76); Consideration and Adoption of Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

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 on interventions and support to distressed businesses affected by unrest in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng; Consideration and adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 16:30-19:30

Select Committee on Health and Social Services, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Department of Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities on the Annual Performance Plan and Budget Vote], Virtual Meeting Platform, 16:00-19:00

Select Committee on Finance, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by National Treasury on the economic impact of the recent unrest], Virtual Meeting Platform, 16:00

Select Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Water and Sanitation and Human Settlements, (National Council of Provinces), [Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs responses to Negotiating Mandates on Local Government: Municipal Systems Amendment Bill [B2B - 2019]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 16:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications’ Subcommittee on the appointment of a member of the SABC Board, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of Subcommittee Programme], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications’ Subcommittee on the appointment of two members of the MDDA Board, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of Subcommittee Programme], Virtual Meeting Platform, 11:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications’ Subcommittee on the appointment of four ICASA Councillors, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of Subcommittee Programme], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00

Portfolio Committee on Health, (National Assembly), [Update by the Minister of Health on the vaccine roll-out programme and vaccines acquisition], Virtual Meeting Platform, 18:30-20:30

WEDNESDAY, 25 AUGUST 2021

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Discussion on the Fiscal Responsibility Bill [B5 – 2020]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Employment and Labour, (National Assembly), [Clause-by-clause consideration of the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases and the Employment Equity Amendment Bills], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Transport, (National Assembly), [Deliberations on the Economic Regulation of Transport Bill [B 1 – 2020]; Briefing on the Transport Appeal Tribunal Amendment Bill [B 8 – 2020]; Motion of desirability on the Transport Appeal Tribunal Bill; Consideration and adoption of minutes of proceedings], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by Financial and Fiscal Commission on Submission for the 2022/23 Division of Revenue], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Standing Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly), [Briefing by National Treasury on the implementation of the South African Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan as well as Operation Vulindlela and the implications on fiscal consolidation], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [IPID & CSPS Presentations: Briefing by IPID on Quarterlies Reports (Q2,3 and 4) 2020/21; Briefing by CSPS on Quarterlies Reports (Q2,3 and 4) 2020/21], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [WITS Link Centre Training on Cybersecurity], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, (National Assembly), [Briefing on the Master Plan for the Steel and Metal Fabrication Sector (TBC) or Status reports from the SABS and the NRCS on progress regarding the implementation of their turnaround strategies], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Higher Education, Science and Technology, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) and Department of Science and Innovation (DSI) on the Fourth Quarter Performance Report 2020/21 and first quarter 2021/22], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources and Energy, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Minerals Council of SA on the involvement of the mining industry in the vaccine rollout], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services, (National Assembly), [Input by various Departments on the Cannabis for Private Purposes Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of Committee Minutes; Briefing by the Department Small Business Development on recent unrest in KZN & Gauteng which impacted grossly on small enterprises and informal traders, and plans in place to assist affected SMEs], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation on the lesson learnt and case studies regarding the implementation of Section 100 in North West Province; Briefing by COGTA on the development of new legislative reform (Monitoring and Intervention Act) to regulate the implementation of Section 100 of the Constitution; Briefing by the Department of Public Service and Administration and Government Employee Pension Fund on the referral from the Speaker’s Office concerning government employees who were discriminated against under apartheid to qualify for pension redress benefits; Consideration and adoption of the previous Committee minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Select Committee on Education and Technology, Sport, Arts and Culture, (National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Reports; Update by the Provincial Education Departments (PEDs) on the Impact and Status of Covid-19 and Lockdown on schooling: Western Cape (presentation to include information on access in schooling in the Province and matters related thereto), Free State and Eastern Cape Education Departments], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Standing Committee on Public Accounts, (National Assembly), [Discussion on the process to deal with Masilonyana Local Municipality investigation as referred by the House], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-12:00

Standing Committee on Public Accounts, (National Assembly), [Update by Minister of Higher Education regarding consequence management at National Skills Fund and NSFAS], Virtual Meeting Platform, 18:00-20:30

Joint Meeting: Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises and Select Committee on Public Enterprises and Communication, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by Denel on progress update regarding implementation of the turnaround strategy and the financial challenges], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Presentation by the Ministerial Task Team on its findings in relation to the procurement of Heberon medication from Cuba by the DOD: Feedback by SAHPRA on progress regarding its investigations into the procurement and transportation conditions of Heberon by DOD; Feedback by AGSA on its findings on the DOD procurement of Heberon; Briefing by DOD Inspector General and Military Police on all cases of financial misconduct (473 cases of Irregular Expenditure and 71 cases of fruitless and wasteful expenditure) within the Department; Consideration and Adoption of outstanding minutes: 02 June 2021; 18 August 2021], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on International Relations and Cooperation, (National Assembly), [Update on consequence management, especially cases regarding the DG and Amb Faisel Moosa; Briefing by the Department on its performance for Quarter 3&4 of 2020/21 financial year and that of the African Renaissance Fund], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00

Joint Meeting: Portfolio Committee on Social Development and Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Social Development and Department of Basic Education on the update on the migration of Early Childhood Development (ECD)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Select Committee on Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Department of Transport on the Civil Aviation Amendment Bill [B 44B - 2018]; Briefing on the impact of transport operations and recovery plans thereof, after the aftermath of the recent violence unrest in Gauteng and Kwazulu-Natal and Gauteng [Department of Transport]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Joint Standing Committee on Intelligence, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [CLOSED MEETING], Room 301, Third Floor, Africa House, 10:00-13:00

Multi-Party Women’s Caucus (Steering Committee), [National Strategic Plan on Gender Based Violence: Lead departments’ report-back on the implementation of Pillar 1: Accountability, Coordination and Leadership; 27 August 2021 Women’s Parliament preparatory briefing; Adoption of the minutes of 4 June 2021], Virtual Meeting Platform, 18:00

THURSDAY, 26 AUGUST 2021

Select Committee on Petitions and Executive Undertakings, (National Council of Provinces), [Overseeing and scrutinising the implementation of the executive undertakings made by the Minister of Police (Undertakings made by the President during the sitting of 27 October 2020)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00

Joint Standing Committee on Defence, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the NCACC on its 1ST Term Quarterly Reports; Update from NCACC on all ongoing investigations related to suspected contravention of end-user certificates and /or the NCACC Act; Application backlog – total and value and knock-on effect on Defence Industry etc.; Progress report on the proposed amendment of the NCACC Act; Consideration and adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 18:00-21:00

MONDAY, 30 AUGUST 2021

Joint Committee on Ethics and Members’ Interests, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [CLOSED MEETING], Committee Room V475, Fourth Floor, Old Assembly Building, 09:00-15:00

TUESDAY, 31 AUGUST 2021

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Public Hearings on the Taxation Laws Amendment, Tax Administration Laws Amendment and the Rates and Monetary Amounts and Amendment of Revenue Laws Bills], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Home Affairs and the State Information Technology Agency (SITA) to fight the war on queues and the chronic issue of network downtimes at the offices of the Department of Home Affairs; Adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Higher Education, Science and Technology, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Science and Innovation (DSI) and National Research Foundation (NRF) on progress on the implementation of the New Postgraduate Funding Model and Transformation Framework], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Follow-up meeting with the Department of Police, Department of Community Safety and the Cluster Chairpersons of Community Policing Forums], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by SAPO on outstanding matters in particular matters relating to going concern, revenue status and corporatisation of SAPO; (ii) discussion on required capital to resuscitate SAPO; (iii) briefing on the tender documents process calling for the appointment of the required experts including time frames and terms of reference; (iv) briefing on the number of SAPO outlets within a 15km radius across the country; and (v) briefing on SAPO and SITA challenges including dysfunctional IT systems and security of SAPO outlets in general; Adoption of 2020/21 Third and Fourth Quarter Performance Report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, (National Assembly), [Deliberations on the submissions received wrt the Copyright and the Performers’ Protection Amendment Bills], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing by the Department of Basic Education on: Support for Second Chance Matric Program (SCMP) i.r.o resources for Out-of-School youth who would like to complete matric qualification and the learners with disabilities; Support and Intervention for Learners who dropped out (particularly girls as they are the ones facing increased risk of vulnerabilities of being subjected to gender based violence, teenage pregnancy); Implementation of Teacher Development Programmes by PEDs with special focus on Mathematics, Science and Technology; Continuing Program on Teacher Development (CPTD) to strengthen support for Technical Maths Teachers; South African Maths Foundation (SAMF) support for Grade 8, 9 Maths Teacher Development Implementation (TDI)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, (National Assembly), [Adoption of minutes of the previous minutes; Adoption of the Oversight Report to Umhlanga KZN, 2021; Briefing by the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and Environment on the legislative proposed amendments; as well as the update on Fishing rights allocations; Responses by the Department on the PCEFF recommendations following the oversight to Engen in Wentworth (TBC); Briefing by the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and Environment on the Fourth Quarterly Performance Report for 2020/21; and Briefing by the South African Weather Service on the Fourth Quarterly Performance Report for 2020/21], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the National Youth Development Agency on 4th quarterly report for 2020/21 and 1st quarterly report for 2021/22; Consideration and adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Select Committee on Health and Social Services, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the DSD: A report on the Auditor General’s findings on the outcome of the COVID-19 stimulus relief fund package; Consideration and Adoption of DWYPD Budget Vote Report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 14:00-16:30

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by Department of Small Business Development on interventions and support to distressed businesses affected by unrest in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng; Consideration and adoption of Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 14:30-17:30

Select Committee on Finance, (National Council of Provinces), [Consideration of public submissions made in the Financial Sector Law Amendment Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 16:00

WEDNESDAY, 1 SEPTEMBER 2021

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Briefing by National Treasury and SARS on the Germany, Swaziland and Switzerland Double Taxation Agreement and the Formal Ratification of the Kuwait Double Taxation Agreement], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Council of Provinces), [Workshop with invited stakeholders on Local Government & Provincial Equitable Share formulas], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Joint Meeting: Portfolio Committee on Social Development and Select Committee on Health and Social Services, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Recommendation of additional candidates to fill the vacancies on the CDA Board], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-10:30

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Roundtable discussion with social media entities on misinformation and content moderation practices ahead of Local Government Elections], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, (National Assembly), [Deliberations on the submissions received wrt the Copyright and the Performers’ Protection Amendment Bills], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Higher Education, Science and Technology, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Science and Innovation (DSI) and Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) programmes in support of ERRP], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of Committee Minutes; Briefing on the value and impact of the direct selling by the Direct Selling Association of South Africa; Briefing by the National Cooperatives Association of South Africa (NCASA) on the role of the association in resuscitating and formalisation of cooperatives movement], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Select Committee on Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing and consideration of the Charter establishing the Southern African Development Community Aviation Safety Organisation in terms of section 231(2) of the Constitution, 1996. [Department of Transport]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Select Committee on Public Enterprises and Communication, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by South African Post Office on the following: Financial sustainability; Update on licensing for Post Bank; Distribution of Set-Up boxes; Consideration and adoption of Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Select Committee on Education and Technology, Sport, Arts and Culture, (National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and adoption of Draft Minutes; Update by the Department of Higher Education, Science and Technology on the following: The impact of Covid-19 in the PSET Sector; Review of the Funding Model; Distribution of laptops], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:30-13:00

THURSDAY, 2 SEPTEMBER 2021

Joint Standing Committee on Defence, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by Department of Defence & Military Veterans on RAMP at 1 Military; Consideration and adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 18:00-21:00

FRIDAY, 3 SEPTEMBER 2021

Select Committee on Finance, (National Council of Provinces), [Responses by National Treasury on submissions made in the Financial Sector Law Amendment Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00

Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Secretary to Parliament on the regulations to the Financial Management of Parliament and Provincial Legislatures Act; Consideration of committee minutes and reports], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:30-15:30

TUESDAY, 7 SEPTEMBER 2021

Select Committee on Health and Social Services, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Department of Social Development & SASSA: Progress report on implementation of social relief programmes; Progress report on interventions to address effects of GP & KZN “unrest” on social development facilities], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by BBI on addressing areas of under-performance such as in information and data security and financial stability], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, (National Assembly), [Deliberations on the submissions received wrt the Copyright and the Performers’ Protection Amendment Bills], 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 Eastern Cape Development Corporation, Buffalo City Development Agency on its functional roles and contributions to translate Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan to boost economic growth, attract investments and boost job creation in the Eastern Cape Province and Buffalo City Metropolitan; Consideration and adoption of Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 14:30-17:30

Select Committee on Finance, (National Council of Provinces), [Consideration of policy issues in the Financial Sector Law Amendment Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 16:00

WEDNESDAY, 8 SEPTEMBER 2021

Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by Auditor General of South Africa on Local Government Audit Outcomes for 2019/20 financial year], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Small Business Development and its agencies on their 2021/22 Quarter One Performance Report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by ICASA on an update on the Spectrum Auction Process and Municipal Elections Broadcasts and Political Advertisements Amendment Regulations 2021], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, (National Assembly), [Deliberations on the submissions received wrt the Copyright and the Performers’ Protection Amendment Bills], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Oral submissions on the Expropriation Bill (phase 2)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-16:00

Select Committee on Education and Technology, Sport, Arts and Culture, (National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and adoption of Draft Minutes; Update by the Department of Higher Education, Science and Technology on the following: The Department’s plans to eradicate all forms of gender-based violence (GBV) and discrimination against girls and women especially in TVET Colleges; Building of new TVET Colleges in previously disadvantaged areas], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-12:30

Select Committee on Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) on the progress report on the refurbishment of the railway infrastructure], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Select Committee on Public Enterprises and Communication, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Department of Public Enterprises on measures taken to improve oversight over state owned companies (SOC’s) following the collapse of SAA and challenges faced by other SOC’s such as DENEL, SA Express, Alexkor; Consideration and adoption of Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

THURSDAY, 9 SEPTEMBER 2021

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Oral submissions on the Expropriation Bill (phase 2)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-16:00

FRIDAY, 10 SEPTEMBER 2021

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, (National Assembly), [Deliberations on the submissions received wrt the Copyright and the Performers’ Protection Amendment Bills], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

TUESDAY, 14 SEPTEMBER 2021

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, (National Assembly), [Consideration of the C and D Bills wrt the Copyright and the Performers’ Protection Amendment Bills], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Select Committee on Health and Social Services, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Medical Research Council: Overview of recent findings on COVID-19 related research; Consideration and Adoption of Committees 4th term programme; Consideration and Adoption of Committee Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the SABC on its content offering and payment of TV licences], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Select Committee on Finance, (National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and adoption of committee report on the Financial Sector Law Amendment Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 14:00

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by Tourism Policy Review Panel; Consideration and adoption of Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 14:30-17:30

WEDNESDAY, 15 SEPTEMBER 2021

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Consideration of the Expropriation Bill, clause by clause], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Council of Provinces), [Consideration of draft Report on the Financial and Fiscal Commission’s Submission for the 2022/23 Division of Revenue; Consideration of draft Report on virtual oversight on in-year monitoring expenditure of HIV & AIDS (Life Skills Education); Grant and Learners with Profound Intellectual Disabilities Grant for the 2020/21 financial year; and Consideration of draft Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Auditor-General (AG) on the audit outcomes of the Department of Communications and Digital Technologies and GCIS for the 2020-21; Briefing by the GCIS on its 2020/21 Annual Report; Briefing by the MDDA on its 2020/21 Annual Report; Briefing by the Department of Communications and Digital Technologies on its 2020/21 Annual Report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Auditor-General of South Africa on the 2020/21 performance of the Department of Small Business Development and Small Enterprise Development Agency (Seda); Briefing by SizweNtsalubaGobodo Auditors on the 2020/21 performance of the Small Enterprise Finance Agency (Sefa)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Select Committee on Education and Technology, Sport, Arts and Culture, (National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and adoption of Draft Minutes; Responses by the Department of Sport, Arts and Culture on allegations made by the Theatre Sector during the Committee meeting held on 20 October 2020; (Meeting to ensure that all sectoral issues, including matters related to artists, gain enough attention) (Possible joint meeting with the PC on Sport, Arts and Culture)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-12:30

Select Committee on Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing and consideration of the Draft regulation 116A in terms of section 75(6) of the National Road Traffic Act, 1996 (Act No 93 of 1996). [Department of Transport]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Select Committee on Public Enterprises and Communication, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Universal Services Access Agency (USAASA) on measures undertaken in the time of Covid-19 pandemic including challenges encountered in ensuring the South Africans are connected and have access to ICT services as per the entity’s mandate; Consideration and adoption of Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00


FRIDAY, 17 SEPTEMBER 2021

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Consideration of the Expropriation Bill, clause by clause], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

TUESDAY, 21 SEPTEMBER 2021

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Sentech on its 2020/21 Annual Report; Briefing by the USAASA/USAF on its 2020/21 Annual Report; Briefing by the. ICASA on its 2020/21 Annual Report; Briefing by the BBI on its 2020/21 Annual Report; Briefing by the. ZADNA on its 2020/21 Annual Report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

WEDNESDAY, 22 SEPTEMBER 2021

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

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the SABC on its 2020/21 Annual Report; Briefing by the SITA on its 2020/21 Annual Report; Briefing by the NEMISA on its 2020/21 Annual Report; Briefing by the SAPO on its 2020/21 Annual Report (refer letter from Auditor General which indicates completion by 30 September 2021); Briefing by the Films and Publication Board (FPB) on its 2020/21 Annual Report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Briefings on the 2020/21 Annual Performance of the Department of Small Business Development and agencies], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

TUESDAY, 28 SEPTEMBER 2021

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the 2020/21 Annual Report (DCDT); Consideration and adoption of the 2020/21 Annual Report (GCIS); Adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

WEDNESDAY, 29 SEPTEMBER 2021

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Auditor-General on the performance of the DPWI and the PMTE during the 2020/21 financial year (09:00-11:00); Briefing by the DPWI and PMTE on the Annual Report for the 2020/21 financial year (11:00-13:00)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of 2021 Budgetary Review and Recommendation Report (BRRR)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

TUESDAY, 5 OCTOBER 2021

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Auditor–General of South Africa (AGSA) on the financial statements and audit outcomes of the annual reports of the departments and the entities; Consideration of the 2020/21 Annual Reports of the South African Police Services:  Programme 1: Administration and Programme 2: Visible Policing], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the AG on audit outcomes of National Treasury and its entities], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Briefing by National Treasury on their Annual Report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 14:00

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Auditor-General (AG) on the audit outcomes of the Department of Home Affairs, the Electoral Commission and the Government Printing Works for the 2020-21 financial year; Briefing by the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) on the Annual report and financial statements of the DHA for the 2020-21 financial year], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [09:30 – 11:00: Briefing by the Finance and Fiscal Commission (FFC) 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; 11:00 – 12:30: Briefing by the Office of the Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA) on Audit Outcomes for the Department of Basic Education; 12:30 – 13:00: Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

WEDNESDAY, 6 OCTOBER 2021

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Briefing by SARS on their Annual Report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [SAPS 2020/21 Annual Report: SAPS: Programme 3: Detective Services and Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (DPCI); Programme 4: Crime Intelligence; and Programme 5: Protection and Security Services; Consideration of the 2020/21 Annual Report of the Civilian Secretariat for Police: Financial statements and performance], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing by the Department of Basic Education (DBE) on the following: 1st Quarterly Report 2021/22; Annual Report (BRRR)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Independent Development Trust (IDT) on its Annual Report for the 2019/20 financial year; Briefing by Agrément SA on its Annual Report for the 2019/20 financial year], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) on its Annual Report for the 2019/20 financial year; Briefing by the Council for the Built Environment (CBE) on its Annual Report for the 2019/20 financial year], Virtual Meeting Platform, 13:00-16:00

FRIDAY, 8 OCTOBER 2021

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Electoral Commission (IEC) and the Government Printing Works (GPW) on the Annual reports and financial statements of the IEC and GPW for the 2020-21 financial year], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Consideration of the 2020/21 Annual Report of the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID): Financial statements and performance; Consideration of the 2020/21 Annual Report of the Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority (PSIRA): Financial statements and performance], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [09:30-11:00: Briefing by Umalusi on Annual Report (BRRR); 11:00-12:30: Briefing by SACE on Annual Report (BRRR); 12:30-13:00: Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

TUESDAY, 12 OCTOBER 2021

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the Committee report on the Budget Review and Recommendation Report (BRRR)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Anti-Corruption Unit at the DHA on its work and the vision by the new Head of the Unit; Consideration and adoption of the Budgetary Review and Recommendation Report on the performance of the Department of Home Affairs], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

WEDNESDAY, 13 OCTOBER 2021

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Response by National Treasury and SARS to the submissions received for the Taxation Laws Amendment, Tax Administration Laws Amendment and the Rates and Monetary Amounts and Amendment of Revenue Laws Bills], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the 2020/21 Budgetary Review and Recommendations Report (BRRR)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Adoption of Budgetary Review and Recommendations Reports (BRRRs): SAPS, IPID and Civilian Secretariat for Police], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

FRIDAY, 15 OCTOBER 2021

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Portfolio Committee Budget Review and Recommendation Report (BRRR)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:00

WEDNESDAY, 20 OCTOBER 2021

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Briefing by CSPS on the Panel of Expert Report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

WEDNESDAY, 27 OCTOBER 2021

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Briefing by SAPS on Crime Statistics], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Meeting Cancellations
 

Committee

Date

Agenda

Reason

 

 

 

 



Approved Workshops
 

Committee

Date

Destination

Purpose

 

 

 

 



Approved Local Trips
 

Committee

Date

Destination

Purpose

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure

Saturday, 21 August – Tuesday, 24 August 2021

Northern Cape

10:00-15:00

Public Hearings on the Expropriation Bill

 

Thursday, 26 August – Sunday 29 August 2021

Free State

10:00-15:00

Public Hearings on the Expropriation Bill



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
 

Ms. Coceka Socishe – Office Coordinator
Office number: V122, 1st Floor, Old Assembly Building

Email: csocishe@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 2476
083 406 4024

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

Ad Hoc Committee on the section 100 Intervention in the North West Province

CS: Nkululeko Mangweni
Email: nmangweni@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3782
061 438 9448

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 (Stand-in):
Alutho Sombexe
Email: asombexe@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 2793
083 709 8432

Committee for Section 194 Enquiry

CS: Thembinkosi Ngoma
Email: tngoma@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3733
083 709 8407
 

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: mawilliams@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: Mahdiyah Solomons
Email: mkoff@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3844
083 709 8527