Daily Schedule for 2023-02-21

[TUESDAY, 21 FEBRUARY 2023] THIRD SESSION, SIXTH PARLIAMENT
                                                        

PARLIAMENT OF THE
REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA
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NATIONAL ASSEMBLY
AND
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, 21 FEBRUARY 2023

Joint Standing Committee on Intelligence, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [CLOSED MEETING], Room 301, Third Floor, Africa House, 08:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources and Energy, (National Assembly), [Update to the Committee on the following referrals: Mining Affected Communities United in Action (MACUA) and Women Affected Communities in Action (WAMUA); Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA); Swartkops Sea Salt/SIMAPA; Energy crisis; Information requested and received from the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy; Consideration and adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, (National Assembly), [Briefing on the Animal Protection Bill [B1-2021] section 76 (Private Members Bill)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Auditor-General on audit outcomes of National Treasury and its entities; Briefing by National Treasury and SARS on their annual reports; Consideration of letter from Independent Commission for the Remuneration of Public Office Bearers: Draft Job Profiles of Commissioners of the FFC], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:30

Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services, (National Assembly), [Finalization of the Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Content Advisor on the impact of the State of the Nation Address on the work of the Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs and the Department of Home Affairs; Consideration and adoption of the outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Joint Meeting: Portfolio Committee on Communications and Select Committee on Public Enterprises and Communication, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) on the entity’s turn-around plan and in making the national broadcaster sustainable and profitable; Briefing by the Department on its implementing Entities on: (i) progress made towards Analogue Switch-Off (ASO); (ii) on all challenges relating to the implementation of the BDM Policy; and (iii) progress report on adjudication outcomes of Competition Commission on Sentech and SABC; Briefing on Report of the Auditor-General on the Material Irregularities in National, Provincial and Local Government [referred to Committee in ATC 13 September 2022]., Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement with the National Initiation Oversight Committee (NIOC) and EC Provincial Initiation Coordinating Committee (PICC) outcome of the 2022 summer initiation season], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Transport, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) on the grass cutting tender; the recent fire at OR Tambo International Airport and the alleged refusal to refuel Russian and Ukrainian aircraft; the general upkeep and maintenance at their managed airports; possible engagements to incorporate Mahikeng and Polokwane airports into ACSA and the ACSA policy for compensating passengers for lost and/or damaged luggage (09:00-11:00); Clause-by-clause deliberations on the Transport Appeal Tribunal Amendment Bill [B 8 – 2020]; Consideration and adoption of the Committee Report on the Transport Appeal Tribunal Amendment Bill; Consideration and adoption of the Committee report on the Marine Pollution (Prevention of pollution from Ships) Amendment Bill [B 5- 2022]; Committee finalizing its recommendations on Public Protector Report No. 37 of 2018-19; Consideration and adoption of minutes of proceedings], Committee Room M514, Fifth Floor, Marks Building, Parliament, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Sport, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the 1st term Committee programme; Briefing by Mr. Mhlongo on the petition to investigate the commissioning by the Department of Sport, Arts and Culture of the Mzansi National Philharmonic Orchestra at an estimated cost of R54 million; Briefing by the Auditor General on the expenditure of the Mzansi National Philharmonic Orchestra; Department of Sport, Arts and Culture on the Mzansi National Philharmonic Orchestra; Consideration and adoption of minutes (29 November and 2nd December 2022)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the SABS on an update on the implementation of its turnaround strategy], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Outstanding Minutes and Reports; Briefing by the Department of Basic Education on the Analysis, Implications and Impact of the President’s SONA 2023; Briefing by Committee Secretariat on Updated Status on BELA BILL [B 2 – 2022] in respect of: Processing of Written Submission; Preparations for Provincial Public Participation Hearings (Limpopo)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:30

Standing Committee on Public Accounts, (National Assembly), [Update briefing by Presidency regarding all reports submitted by the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) – how they have been processed], Committee Room M314, Third Floor, Marks Building, Parliament, 09:30-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Forestry, Fisheries and Environment, (National Assembly), [Briefing on the medium terms achievements, revision of targets and timelines of Operation Phakisa Programmes, including Ocean Master Plan; Aquaculture; Marine protection and governance; Chemicals and waste; Biodiversity; and Marine Protected Areas], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Water and Sanitation on Imperatives for the water and sanitation sector as highlighted in the 2023 State of the Nation Address; Consideration and adoption of minutes], 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 (NYDA) on the 2nd & 3 quarterly reports for 2022/23 and by the Audit & Risk Committee of the NYDA for 1st, 2nd & 3rd quarterly report for 2022/23; Consideration and adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Tourism, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Ministry and South African Tourism (SAT) Board on: First and Second Quarter Performance Report for 2022/23 financial year; Consideration of minutes], Committee Room S12A, Ground Floor, NCOP Building, Parliament, 10:00-13:00

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Public hearings on Performers Protection Amendment Bill [B 24D – 2016] and Copyright Amendment Bill [B 13D – 2017]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-17:00

Committee for Section 194 Enquiry, (National Assembly), [Adoption of Committee minutes and consideration of revised programme; Hearing Day 47 – Mr Rodney Mataboge to appear before the Committee], Hybrid (Committee Room M46 & Virtual Meeting Platform), 12:00-17:00


WEDNESDAY, 22 FEBRUARY 2023

Joint Standing Committee on Intelligence, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [CLOSED MEETING], Room 301, Third Floor, Africa House, 08:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Petitioner (Ms T Motshidi - Bodlani) and the DPWI on a petition from the residents of Brackenhurst and Brackendowns, calling on the Assembly to request the City of Ekurhuleni to investigate the transfer of the ownership of the property where the Brackendowns Police Station is located to the Department of Public Works and Infrastructure, to enable the South African Police Service to build a suitable and permanent police station. (Referred on 18 May 2022); Consideration and adoption of the minutes of a previous meeting], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Deliberations Third Quarter Crime Statistics (2022/23 FY)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Public Service and Administration, National School of Government and Centre for Public Service Innovation on the first, second and third quarter performance of the 2022/23 financial year; Briefing by the Public Service Commission on the first, second and third quarter performance of the 2022/23 financial year], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-10:30
Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation and Brand South Africa on the first, second and third quarter performance of the 2022/23 financial year; Briefing by Stats SA on the first, second and third quarter performance of the 2022/23 financial year], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:30-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of Emfuleni Local Municipality by: Emfuleni
Local Municipality, Sedibeng District Municipality, Office of the Auditor-General Gauteng, Provincial Treasury and COGTA, SALGA and Department of Cooperative Governance], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the NEF on its first and second quarter financial and non-financial performance for the 2022/23 financial year], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Committee for Section 194 Enquiry, (National Assembly), [Hearing Day 48 – Mr Rodney Mataboge to appear before the Committee], Hybrid (Committee Room M46 & Virtual Meeting Platform), 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Metropolitan Municipalities on the utilisation of the Urban Settlements Development Grant, informal settlements upgrading, serviced sites and land invasions: City of Cape Town; City of Johannesburg; City of Ekurhuleni], Pepper Club Hotel, Corner of Loop Street and Pepper Street, Cape Town, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Higher Education, Science and Innovation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) on the following: Update on the commencement of the 2023 academic year in the post-school education and training (PSET) sector); Sectoral plan in response to load shedding; Briefing by the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) on update in disbursement of funding and allowances to students in the PSET sector; Consideration of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Health, (National Assembly), [Engagement with the European Parliament’s Special Committee for the Covid-19 pandemic on a possible international treaty on pandemics, the approach to vaccine diplomacy, global solidarity and universal and equitable] Committee Room S12A, Ground Floor, NCOP Building, Parliament, 09:30-11:00

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Capacity Building on 2023 SONA: Thematic Perspectives for Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development Consideration and adoption of the Memorandum to the Office of the Speaker re: Committee Bill; Consideration and adoption of the 2023 First Term Committee Programme], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Social Development, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the sector departments – Department of Social Development and Department of Justice and Constitutional Development on violence and murder of children], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Select Committee on Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Council of Provinces), [Workshop on Expropriation Bill [B 23B – 2020 (s76)]; Briefing by the Department of Public Works and Infrastructure on the Expropriation Bill [B 23B – 2020 (s76)]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Eskom on the annual report and financial statements for the 2021/22 financial year; Consideration and adoption of draft minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00

Portfolio Committee on Employment and Labour, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Employment and Labour on the Analysis, Implications and Impact of the President’s SONA 2023], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00

Joint Meeting: Standing Committee on Finance, Standing Committee on Appropriations, Select Committee on Finance and Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [2023 Budget Lock-up Session], Minor Hall, City Hall, 11:00-14:00

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Department of Tourism on the Tourism Policy Review (Green Paper)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 14:00-17:00


THURSDAY, 23 FEBRUARY 2023

Committee for Section 194 Enquiry, (National Assembly), [Hearings: Day 49 – Mr Rodney Mataboge to appear before the Committee], Hybrid (Committee Room M46 & Virtual Meeting Platform), 10:00-17:00

Joint Meeting: Standing Committee on Finance, Standing Committee on Appropriations, Select Committee on Finance and Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Minister of Finance on the 2023 Budget], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:30-13:00

Joint Standing Committee on Defence, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Consideration of First Term Programme and 2023 outlook in terms of Annual Performance Plan; Briefing by the DOD on 3-year overview of standing commitments and the annual cost of incurred to fulfil these commitments against the funding provided; Briefing by the DOD on 3-year overview of ordered ad hoc deployments and the annual cost of incurred to fulfil these deployments against the funding provided; Final consideration and adoption of the JSCD mid-term Report; Update on JSCD-PCDMV Study Tour application; Consideration of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 18:00-21:00


FRIDAY, 24 FEBRUARY 2023

Joint Standing Committee on Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Presentation by the Content Advisor/Researcher: Legislative mandate/role of the Committee, and key issues, which require the strategic decisions of the Committee; Content Advisor/ Researcher’s overview of the Committees activities from 2019 to 2022 and the implementation of its recommendations; Consideration and adoption of Committee minutes and reports: 2 December 2022; Report of the JSCFMP on Parliaments revised 2022/23 and draft 2023/23 annual performance plans and budget; Report on the JSCFMP on Parliaments performance in the first half of 2022/23], Virtual Meeting Platform, 08:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Transport, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of reports on the Transport Appeal Tribunal Amendment Bill and the Marine Pollution (Prevention of pollution from Ships) Amendment Bill public hearings; Consideration and adoption of Committee report on Public Protector Report No. 37 of 2018-19; Consideration and adoption of Committee report on the Department of Transport 2022/23 second quarter expenditure; Consideration and adoption of minutes of proceedings], Committee Room M514, Fifth Floor, Marks Building, Parliament, 09:00-11:30

Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources and Energy, (National Assembly), [A comprehensive briefing by the Department of Mineral Resources & Energy (DMRE) and the Independent Power Producers Office on the Independent Power Producers Procurement Programme; Consideration and adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Sport, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the 2023 Netball World Cup Local Organising Committee (LOC) on the state of readiness in preparation for the Netball World Cup, Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:45

Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Presentation by the Department of Water and Sanitation on a cumulative report providing an overview and assessment of the work of water boards as reflected in the 2021/22 Annual Reports of Water Boards; Presentations by Amatola Water, Lepelle Northern Water and Magalies Water Boards: synopsis and overview of their work as reflected in the 2021/22 Annual Reports], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00
 

Portfolio Committee on Higher Education, Science and Innovation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by DHET on the safety and security challenges of the PSET System: Security risks to infrastructure development; Security risks to students living outside campus; GBV Security risks; Security Risks to leaders of the institutions (Principals, VCs, CEOs) - Cost analysis of funds spent on body guards], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Committee for Section 194 Enquiry, (National Assembly), [Hearings: Day 50 – Public Protector witness to appear before the Committee], Hybrid (Committee Room M46 & Virtual Meeting Platform), 10:00-17:00


TUESDAY, 28 FEBRUARY 2023

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Home Affairs (DHA), the Electoral Commission (IEC) and the Government Printing Works (GPW) on their budget allocations for the 2022-23 financial year], Committee Room S12A, Ground Floor, NCOP Building, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing on 3rd quarter performance by the Department of Cooperative Governance (DCOG), Municipal Infrastructure Support Agent (MISA) and Department of Traditional Affairs (DTA)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department on: (i) overhaul of IT Systems at Postbank; (ii) measures in place to address Going Concerns in the Portfolio; and (iii) consequence management in the Portfolio; Briefing by Department on: (i) progress made on outstanding criminal cases at SAPO; (ii) SAPO financial crisis; and (iii) the BBI and Sentech merger; Briefing by SAPO on progress made on implementation of the Post Office of Tomorrow; and (ii) status of SAPO outlets and operations; Adoption of the 2022/23 First and Second Quarter Expenditure and Financial Reports of the DCDT and GCIS; Adoption of Report of the Auditor-General on the Material Irregularities in National, Provincial and Local Government (if available); Adoption of report on additional reporting of the BBI and Postbank Annual Reports and Financial Statements for 2021/2022; Adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Joint Meeting: Standing Committee on Finance, Standing Committee on Appropriations, Select Committee on Finance and Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by Financial and Fiscal Commission and Parliamentary Budget Office on the 2023 Budget], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Outstanding draft minutes and draft reports; Briefing by Department of Basic Education on Second Quarterly Report 2022/23], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Forestry, Fisheries and Environment, (National Assembly), [Briefing on the First and Second Quarterly Reports for 2022/23 financial year: DFFE, including Marine Living Resources Fund, SANParks; and iSimangaliso Wetland Park Authority], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Water and Sanitation on the Third Quarter Expenditure and Performance Report 2022/2023 financial year; Consideration and adoption of minutes], Committee Room 1, 120 Plein Street Building, Parliament, 09:30-13:00


WEDNESDAY, 1 MARCH 2023

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the Budget Review and Recommendations Report (BRRR); Consideration of the report from the Auditor-General on the Material irregularities in National, Provincial and Local Government: Tabled: 09 September 2022(ATC: No 135/2022), Referred: 13 September 2022 (ATC No. 137/2022)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing on 3rd quarter performance by South African Local Government Association (SALGA), Municipal Demarcation Board |(MDB) and CRL Rights Commission], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:30

Joint Meeting: Standing Committee on Finance and Select Committee on Finance, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Public hearings on 2023 Fiscal Framework and Revenue Proposals], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Standing Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly), [Briefing by National Treasury on the 2023 Division of Revenue Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [SAPS 3rd Quarter Expenditure and performance; Petitions referred to the Committee], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Small Business Development on the implementation of the BRRR recommendations (2022); Briefing by the Constitutional and Legal Service Office (CLSO) - Legislative Drafting Unit on the proposed Committee Bill [Small Enterprise Commission/Ombudsman];  Consideration and adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00


THURSDAY, 2 MARCH 2023
Joint Standing Committee on Defence, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the SANDF and Armscor on initiatives to improve the availability of spares for prime-mission equipment; Briefing by the DOD on projects allocated to Armscor and the level of satisfaction with these projects, including services rendered by the Armscor Dockyard; Briefing by the Chief Reserves on activities, challenges and way ahead; Consideration of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 18:00-21:00

FRIDAY, 3 MARCH 2023

Joint Standing Committee on Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Update and progress made in the restoration of buildings affected by the 2 January 2022 fire on the parliamentary precinct and related matters: briefings by Parliament and the Department of Public Works and Infrastructure; Parliament’s performance in the Third Quarter of 2022/23: briefing by the Secretary to Parliament; Adoption of Committee minutes: 24 February 2022], Virtual Meeting Platform, 08:00-13:00

Joint Meeting: Standing Committee on Finance and Select Committee on Finance, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Responses by National Treasury on submissions received during public hearings on the Fiscal framework and Revenue Proposals], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Presentations by Rand Water, Umngeni Water, uMhlathuze Water and Bloem Water Boards: synopsis and overview of their work as reflected in the 2021/22 Annual Reports], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00


MONDAY, 6 MARCH 2023

Joint Committee on Ethics and Members’ Interests, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [CLOSED MEETING], Committee Room M314, Third Floor, Marks Building, 10:00-15:00


TUESDAY, 7 MARCH 2023

Joint Meeting: Standing Committee on Finance and Select Committee on Finance, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and adoption of committee report on the Fiscal Framework and Revenue Proposals], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Standing Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly), [Comment by the Financial and Fiscal Commission on the 2023 Division of Revenue Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Communications and Digital Technologies (DCDT), Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) and their Entities on the 2022/23 First and Second Quarter Expenditure and Financial Reports; Briefing by SIU on: (i) progress of all cases relating to the Departments and Entities reporting to the Committee; and (ii) inventory of monies recovered; Adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Minister of Home Affairs and the Border Management Authority (BMA) Commissioner on the readiness to establish the BMA by 1 April 2023], Committee Room S12A, Ground Floor, NCOP Building, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of Thaba Chweu Local Municipality by: Thaba Chweu Local Municipality, Ehlanzeni District Municipality, Office of the Auditor-General Mpumalanga, Provincial Treasury and Cogta, SALGA and Department of Cooperative Governance; Consideration of petition from the residents of the Emalahleni Local Municipality, calling on the Assembly to investigate the persistent shortage of water in their area in the last ten years], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Outstanding draft minutes and draft reports; Updated Status Report on Preparations for Provincial Public Participation Hearings on the BELA Bill] (North West Province)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Forestry, Fisheries and Environment, (National Assembly), [Continuation of the briefings on the First and Second Quarterly Reports for 2022/23 financial year: South African Weather Service; South African National Biodiversity Institute], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Water and Sanitation and South African Local Government Association (SALGA) on the proposed water tariffs determinations by the water boards for the 2023/24 financial year; Consideration and adoption of minutes], Committee Room 1, 120 Plein Street Building, Parliament, 09:30-13:00

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Public hearings on Performers Protection Amendment Bill [B 24D – 2016] and Copyright Amendment Bill [B 13D – 2017]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-17:00


WEDNESDAY, 8 MARCH 2023

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DPWI and PMTE on the 2020/21 Third Quarter performance], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Standing Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly), [Comment by the Parliamentary Budget Office on the 2023 Division of Revenue Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of Abaqulusi Local Municipality by: Abaqulusi Local Municipality, Zululand District Municipality, Office of the Auditor-General KZN, Provincial Treasury and COGTA, SALGA and Department of Cooperative Governance], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Select Committee on Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Department of Transport on the National Road Traffic Amendment Bill [B7B – 2020 (s76)]; Briefing by the Department of Transport on the National Land Transport Amendment Bill [B 7F -2016] sec (76)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Police Recruitment and Training, including selection, alleged corruption, condition of training facilities and capacity of training staff/trainers; Adoption of Committee Report on Petitions; Adoption of the Committee`s 2023 Annual Performance Plan], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Small Business Development on the implementation of the Co-operatives Act as amended and Regulations as well as update concerning ongoing discussions with the sector representative towards the creation of an Apex organisation; Consideration and Adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by National Treasury on the 2023 Division of Revenue Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00


THURSDAY, 9 MARCH 2023
Joint Standing Committee on Defence, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing on the status of SANDF morale as per the DOD morale survey and general matters affecting morale in the Force; Briefing on the impact of biennial Military Skills Development Programme (MSDS) intakes on the SANDF training schedules and the impact on rejuvenation; Briefing to include reference to rejuvenation efforts in the Reserves, especially the status of the University Reserve Training Programme; Consideration of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 18:00-21:00


FRIDAY, 10 MARCH 2023

Joint Standing Committee on Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Organisational Restructuring and filling of critical vacancies: update by Secretary to Parliament; Consideration and adoption of Committee minutes: 3 March 2023], Virtual Meeting Platform, 08:00-13:00

Standing Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly), [Comments by South African Local Government Association and Department of Co-operative Governance on the 2023 Division of Revenue Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00


TUESDAY, 14 MARCH 2023

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the Committee BRRR], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Standing Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly), [Public Hearings on the 2023 Division of Revenue Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department on: (i) mitigating factors to counter financial losses at the SABC; (ii) strategies to support local content development; (iii) progress update on filling of vacancies in the Portfolio; and (iv) action plan to address irregularities at the Department and its Entities; Briefing by GCIS on: (i) Operations of the MAC Charter; (ii) audit of government 30% Adspend; and (iii) on progress made to resolve governance challenges at MDDA; Adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Home Affairs on plans to address backlogs in Immigration (permitting section) and Civic services. Update on the progress made in addressing backlogs in the refugees, especially on appeals], Committee Room S12A, Ground Floor, NCOP Building, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of Kgetlengrivier Local Municipality by: Kgetlengrivier Local Municipality, Bojanala Platinum District Municipality, Office of the Auditor-General North West, Provincial Treasury and Coghsta, SALGA and Department of Cooperative Governance], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of outstanding draft minutes and draft reports; Budget Review – Department of Basic Education (DBE) (Incl. Sector Plan, Strategic Plan and Annual Performance Plan)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Forestry, Fisheries and Environment, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and Environment on the Forestry Master Plan; Briefing by Forest South Africa on the implementation of the Forest Plan, including beneficiation or support to smaller growers and processors; Briefing by the Forestry Charter Council on the progress regarding transformation of the forestry value chain], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:30

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Public hearings on Performers Protection Amendment Bill [B 24D – 2016] and Copyright Amendment Bill [B 13D – 2017], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-17:00


WEDNESDAY, 15 MARCH 2023

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Briefing by National Treasury on the Municipal Fiscal Powers and Functions Amendment Bill [B21 – 2022]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Public Works & Infrastructure (DPWI) and Property Management Trading Entity (PMTE) on the Audit Action Plan; Briefing by the Department of Public Works & Infrastructure (DPWI) and Property Management Trading Entity (PMTE) on the 2023/24 Annual Performance Plans], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of Renosterberg Local Municipality by: Renosterberg Local Municipality, Pixle-KaSeme District Municipality, Office of the Auditor-General Northern Cape, Provincial Treasury and Coghsta, SALGA and Department of Cooperative Governance], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Consideration of Parliament`s Implementation Plan of State Capture Recommendations], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Presentation by the Department of Small Business Development – Consolidated submission to the Red Tape Unit (Presidency) Consideration and adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by Financial and Fiscal Commission & PBO on the 2023 Division of Revenue Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00


THURSDAY, 16 MARCH 2023

Joint Standing Committee on Defence, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the DOD on funding for domestic defence Research and Development; Briefing by Denel on their ability to support the SANDF following the Medium-term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) allocation; Consideration of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 18:00-21:00


FRIDAY, 17 MARCH 2023

Joint Standing Committee on Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Consideration of the Committee’s 2023/24 Annual Plan; Consideration and adoption of committee minutes and reports: 10 March 2023; Report of the JSCFMP on Parliament’s performance in the Third Quarter of 2022/23], Virtual Meeting Platform, 08:00-13:00

Standing Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Committee’s draft report on the 2023 Division of Revenue Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00


WEDNESDAY, 22 MARCH 2023

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Public hearings on the Financial Matters Amendment Bill [B20 – 2022] and the Municipal Fiscal Powers and Functions Amendment Bill [B21 – 2022]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-14:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of Lepelle-Nkumpi Local Municipality by: Lepelle-Nkumpi Local Municipality, Capricorn District Municipality, Office of the Auditor-General Limpopo, Provincial Treasury and Coghsta, SALGA and Department of Cooperative Governance], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Adoption of Committee Report: Consideration of Parliament`s Implementation Plan of State Capture Recommendations; Implementation of the Rural Safety Strategy, including successes, challenges, capacitation of rural police stations and crimes predominantly affecting rural areas], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Independent Development Trust (IDT) and Agrement SA on the 2023/24 Annual Performance Plans; Briefing by the Construction Industry Development Board (cidb) and Council for the Built Environment (CBE) on the 2023/24 Annual Performance Plans], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-14:00

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Briefing on 2022/23 Quarter Three Performance Reports by the Department of Small Business Development; Small Enterprise Finance Agency (sefa) and Small Enterprise Development Agency (Seda); Consideration and Adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Council of Provinces), [Consultation with South African Local Government Association and public hearing on the 2023 Division of Revenue Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00


THURSDAY, 23 MARCH 2023

Joint Standing Committee on Defence, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [NCACC Fourth Quarter Report and DCAC update on progress with the IT systems testing and engagement with the Defence Industry; Consideration and adoption of JSCD 2022 Annual Report; Briefing on the JSCD-PCDMV Study Tour (brief overview; detailed briefing can be provided in-country); Consideration of Second Term Programme; Consideration of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 18:00-21:00


FRIDAY, 24 MARCH 2023

Joint Standing Committee on Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefings by Parliament, the National Treasury and the Parliamentary Medical Aid Scheme Board on: progress made as far as developing a budget process for Parliament, and ensuring that its budget is adequate to allow it to perform its oversight and accountability functions; and progress made as far as resolving challenges related to Parliament’s obligations in respect of the Parmed Medical Aid Scheme; Consideration and adoption: JSCFMP minutes: 17 March 2023; JSCFMP Second Term Programme], Virtual Meeting Platform, 08:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Forestry, Fisheries and Environment, (National Assembly), [Briefing on the State of Environment Report: DFFE; Other key stakeholders; Briefing on the State of Fisheries Report; DFFE; Other key stakeholders; Oral submissions on Climate Change Bill [B9-2022]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00


TUESDAY, 28 MARCH 2023

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) and the Government Printing Works (GPW) on the Annual Performance Plans (APPs) for the 2023-2024 financial year], Committee Room S12A, Ground Floor, NCOP Building, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of outstanding draft minutes and draft report; Budget Review: Council for Quality Assurance in General and Further Education and Training (Umalusi); South African Council for Educators (SACE); Updated Status Report on Preparations for Provincial Public Participation Hearings on the BELA Bill (Gauteng Province)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Forestry, Fisheries and Environment, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department on the Ocean Master Plan, Briefing by the Department on the “Working For” Programmes; Working for Forest; Fisheries; Fire; Land; Waste; and Water], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:30


TUESDAY, 4 APRIL 2023

Portfolio Committee on Forestry, Fisheries and Environment, (National Assembly), [Oral submissions on Climate Change Bill [B9-2022]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-17:00


WEDNESDAY, 5 APRIL 2023

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the 2023/24 Budget Vote Report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Meeting Cancellations
 

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Name of Committee


Committee Secretary
(CS)


Contact Number

Joint Committee on Ethics and Members’ Interests
 

Ms. Coceka Socishe – Office Coordinator

Email: csocishe@parliament.gov.za
 

083 406 4024

Ad-Hoc Joint Committee on Flood Disaster Relief and Recovery

CS: Nola Matinise
Email: nmatinise@parliament.gov.za

021 403 3780
083 709 8397

Joint Standing Committee on Defence

CS: Nandipha Maxhegwana
Email: nmaxhegwana@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3689
072 832 4892

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: 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 Forestry, Fisheries and Environment

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 Innovation

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

CS: Kholiswa Pasiya-Mndende
Email:
kpasiya-mndende@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3725
083 709 8495

Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation

CS: Nosipho Bavuma
Email: nbavuma@parliament.gov.za

060 550 9892

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, Industry and Competition

CS: Andre Hermans
Email: ahermans@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3776
083 709 8482
 

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: daarends@parliament.gov.za

CS: Andries Maubane
Email: amaubane@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 8105
071 363 2273


060 551 0138
 

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

Standing Committee on the Auditor-General

CS (Stand-in): Mvaba Dumezweni
Email: mdumezweni@parliament.gov.za
 

   060 551 0736

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

021 403 3771
083 709 8513

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 (Stand-in): Amanda Zindlani
Email: azindlani@parliament.gov.za
 

060 550 9754