Eskom Debt Relief Bill

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Submissions are now closed (since 19 May 2023)

NCOP Appropriations

The Select Committee on Appropriations (National Council of Provinces) invites you to make written and/or oral submissions on the Eskom Debt Relief Bill [B5 - 2023]. The Bills was tabled together with the 2023/24 National Budget by the Minister of Finance on 22 February 2023. The Money Bills and Related Matters Act, No 13 of 2018, requires Parliament to conduct public hearings and to report on all Bills.

The Eskom Debt Relief Bill seeks to provide for a direct charge against the National Revenue Fund for debt relief for Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd and to provide for matters incidental thereto.

The closing date to make written submissions or indicate your intention to make an oral presentation is at 16:00 on Friday, 19 May 2023. Public hearings on the abovementioned Bills will be conducted

Public hearings will be conducted virtually by the Select Committee on Appropriations on Wednesday, 24 May 2023 at 10:00.

Submissions cane be emailed to Mr Lubabalo Nodada at [email protected] or Ms Estelle Grunewald at [email protected] by no later 16:00 on Friday, 19 May 2023

Enquiries can be directed to Mr Lubabalo Nodada on cell 083 412 1526 or Ms Estelle Grunewald on cell 071 363 2257

Issued by: Hon D G Mahlangu, MP, Chairperson: Select Committee on Appropriations (National Council of Provinces). 

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