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No 24 – 2014] FIRST SESSION, FIFTH PARLIAMENT
PARLIAMENT OF THE
REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA
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NATIONAL COUNCIL OF
PROVINCES
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TUESDAY, 11 NOVEMBER 2014
Meeting of Council: 14:00
MOTIONS:
1.
Draft Resolution (Chief Whip of the Council): That, notwithstanding
Rule 247(1), which provides that a sitting of the Council will be
dedicated for oral questions, the Council considers motions as listed
below.
2.
Draft resolution (Chief Whip of the Council): That the Council,
notwithstanding the provisions of Rule 17(1) of the Rules of the National
Council of Provinces, grants Mr Olifile Sefako and Mr Eugene Jeffrey von
Brandis leave of absence from proceedings of both the Council and
committees of the Council in terms of Rule 17(2) until the honourable
Members are ready to resume their duties.
3.
Draft resolution (Chief Whip of the Council): That the Council concur
with the National Assembly, in terms of section 14(1) of the Financial
Management of Parliament Act, 2009 (Act No 10 of 2009) to determine
the date by which the Accounting Officer must prepare and present to
the Executive Authority a draft strategic plan for Parliament’s
administration as 27 February 2015.
QUESTIONS.
1.
Cluster 4: Economics.
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FURTHER BUSINESS
ORDERS OF THE DAY:
1.
Consideration of Report of Joint Standing Committee on Intelligence
(Announcements, Tablings and Committee Reports, 10 April 2014, p
3207) Annual Report of Joint Standing Committee on Intelligence
for Financial Year ending 31 March 2013 including the report up to
February 2014.
2.
Consideration of Report of Select Committee on Economic and
Business Development (Announcements, Tablings and Committee
Reports, 27 August 2014, p 1093) 1986 Instrument for the
Amendment of the Constitution of the International Labour
Organisation with explanatory memorandum.
3.
Consideration of Report of Select Committee on Economic and
Business Development (Announcements, Tablings and Committee
Reports, 27 August 2014, p 1093) Adoption of an Automatic
Recommendation on the Social Protection Floor by the
International
Labour
Organisation
with
explanatory
memorandum.
4.
Consideration of Report of Select Committee on Economic and
Business Development (Announcements, Tablings and Committee
Reports, 16 September 2014, p 1250) Annex IV, Annex VI and the
Explanatory Memorandum to Annex IV and Annex VI of the
International Convention for the Prevention of Marine Pollution
from Ships (MARPOL) 73/78.
5.
Consideration of Report of Select Committee on Security and Justice
(Announcements, Tablings and Committee Reports, 16 October 2014, p
1327) Convention on Cluster Munitions with explanatory
memorandum.
6.
Consideration of Report of Select Committee on Security and Justice
(Announcements, Tablings and Committee Reports, 16 October 2014, p
1327) Convention on United Nations Arms Trade Treaty with
explanatory memorandum.
7.
Consideration of Report of Select Committee on Security and Justice
(Announcements, Tablings and Committee Reports, 16 October 2014, p
1332) Suspension from office of Magistrate M T Masinga.
8.
Consideration of Report of Select Committee on Security and Justice
(Announcements, Tablings and Committee Reports, 17 October 2014, p
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1371) Provisional suspension from office of Magistrate R M
Malahlela.
9.
Consideration of Report of Select Committee on Economic and
Business Development (Announcements, Tablings and Committee
Reports, 4 November 2014, p 2788) Treaty on the Grand Inga
Hydropower Project between the Republic of South Africa and the
Democratic Republic of Congo and the accompanying explanatory
memorandum.
10.
Consideration of Report of Land and Mineral Resources
(Announcements, Tablings and Committee Reports, 4 November 2014,
p 2788) Agreement on Port State measures to prevent, deter, and
eliminate illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing with
explanatory memorandum.
11.
Consideration of Report of Land and Mineral Resources
(Announcements, Tablings and Committee Reports, 4 November 2014,
p 2788) Convention for the conversation of Southern Bluefin Tuna
(CCSBT) with explanatory memorandum.
12.
Consideration of Report of Land and Mineral Resources
(Announcements, Tablings and Committee Reports, 4 November 2014,
p 2789) Agreement for the establishment of the Indian Ocean Tuna
Commission (IOTC) with explanatory memorandum.
13.
Consideration of Attorneys Amendment Bill [B 9B – 2014] (National
Assembly – sec 75) and Report of Select Committee on Security and
Justice thereon, (Announcements, Tablings and Committee Reports, 5
November 2014, p 2810).
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MOTIONS (Notice previously given):
(See also): Mr F Essack (p 97); Ms L L Zwane (p 98); Dr H E Mateme
(p 98); Mr W Faber (p 111); Ms L C Dlamini (p 112); Mr M Mohapi (p
112); Mr E Makue (p 112); Dr H E Mateme (p 113); Ms E C van Lingen
(p113); Mr G Michalakis (p 114); Ms T K Mampuru (p 114); Mr F
Essack (p 132); Mr C B F Smit (p 132); Mr M Chetty (p 133); Ms C
Labuchagne (p 133); Mr S J Mohai (p 134); Mr F Essack (p 135); Mr J P
Parkies (p 135); Mr M Khawula (p 135); Mr G Michalakis (p 143); Mr C
F B Smit (p 144); Mr C J De Beer (p 144); Mr J P Parkies (p 145); Ms V
Knoetze (p 145).
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APPENDIXES
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PETITIONS REFERRED TO COMMITTEES
1.
Submission of a petition from Mr F N Tshoba, requesting the
NCOP to facilitate the provision of water and electricity at
Mangoloaneng (Ward 12) in Mount Fletcher, Eastern Cape –
(Select Committee on Petitions and Executive Undertakings – National
Council of Provinces).
2.
Submission of a petition from Mr Sello B Gatebe and Mr Mokoena,
Free State Province regarding the alleged illegal eviction by MalutiA-Phufong Municipality - (Select Committee on Petitions and
Executive Undertakings – National Council of Provinces).
3.
Petition of the National Coalition for Palestine (Mr Z M D Mandela)
–(Portfolio Committee on International Relations and Cooperation,
Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, Portfolio Committee on
Economic Development, Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military
Veterans and Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources - National
Assembly ).
4.
Submission of a petition from Mr Mnikeli Kawa, Eastern Cape
Province regarding the alleged corruption and lack of service
delivery in Well’s Estate at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan
Municipality - (Select Committee on Petitions and Executive
Undertakings – National Council of Provinces).
5.
Submission of a petition calling for Parliament’s intervention on
alleged unpaid pensions, unpaid wages and non-payment of UIF
benefits. (From Mr M Matshaya, on behalf of the former South
African Transport Services and Ciskei Transport Corporation
workers) (Select Committee on Petitions and Executive Undertakings
– National Council of Provinces).
6.
Submission of a petition calling for National Council of Province’s
intervention on relocation agreement entered into by Anglo
Platinum and Ga-Sekhaolelo Community, Limpopo Province.
(From Mr David Moselakgomo, on behalf of the concerned GaSekhaolelo Community) - (Select Committee on Petitions and
Executive Undertakings – National Council of Provinces).
7.
Submission of a petition calling for the amendment of the Basic
Conditions of Employment Act, 2007 (From Mr H P Terblanche of
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Paarl, Western Cape - (Select Committee on Petitions and Executive
Undertakings – National Council of Provinces).
8.
Submission of a petition calling for National Council of Province’s
intervention on alleged failure by the Tumahole Local Municipality
in Parys, to provide basic services to the community residing at erf
10012 (From Ms M Khoase on behalf of the Abazimeli Squatters
Association) - (Select Committee on Petitions and Executive
Undertakings – National Council of Provinces).
9.
Submission of a petition calling for the amendment of the
Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act
(COIDA). (From Mr Wilson Babheke Dumzela, on behalf of the
disabled ex-miners) - (Select Committee on Petitions and Executive
Undertakings – National Council of Provinces).
10.
Submission of a petition calling for National Council of Province’s
intervention on concerns regarding high pricing of electricity
(From Councillor L Tshabalala, Chairperson of Petitions and
Public Participation Committee, on behalf of residents of
Tshiawelo, Soweto and Dobsonville, Gauteng - (Select Committee on
Petitions and Executive Undertakings – National Council of Provinces).
BILLS REFERRED TO JOINT TAGGING MECHANISM
1.
Medical Innovation Bill [PMB 1 – 2014] (National Assembly –
proposed sec 75).
2.
Auditing Profession Amendment Bill [B 15 – 2014] (National
Assembly – proposed sec 75).
3.
Maintenance Amendment Bill [B 16 – 2014] (National Assembly –
proposed sec 75).
BILLS REFERRED TO COMMITTEES
1.
Medicines and Related Substances Amendment Bill [B 6 – 2014]
(National Assembly – sec 76) – (Portfolio Committee on Health –
National Assembly).
2.
Medical Innovation Bill [PMB 1 – 2014] (National Assembly –
proposed sec 76) – (Portfolio Committee on Health – National
Assembly).
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3.
Legal Aid South Africa Bill [B 8B – 2014] (National Assembly – sec
75) (Select Committee on Security and Justice – National Council of
Provinces).
4.
Adjustments Appropriation Bill [B 10 – 2014] (National Assembly –
sec 77) (Standing Committee on Appropriations – National Assembly).
5.
Division of Revenue Amendment Bill [B 11 – 2014] (National
Assembly – sec 76) (Select Committee on Appropriations – National
Council of Provinces).
6.
Auditing Profession Amendment Bill [B 15 – 2014] (National
Assembly – proposed sec 75) (Standing Committee on Finance –
National Assembly).
7.
Development Bank of Southern Africa Amendment Bill [B 2B –
2014] (National Assembly – sec 75) (Select Committee on Finance –
National Council of Provinces).
8.
Maintenance Amendment Bill [B 16 – 2014] (National Assembly –
proposed sec 75) (Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional
Services – National Assembly).
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BILLS PASSED BY NATIONAL ASSEMBLY AND TRANSMITTED
TO NATIONAL COUNCIL OF PROVINCES FOR CONCURRENCE
1.
Legal Aid South Africa Bill [B 8B – 2014] (National Assembly – sec
75) (introduced as Legal Aid Bill [B 8 – 2014]).
2.
Division of Revenue Amendment Bill [B 11 – 2014] (National
Assembly – sec 76).
3.
Development Bank of Southern Africa Amendment Bill [B 2B 2014]
(National Assembly – sec 75).
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INTERNATIONAL AGREEMENTS
1.
Acceptance of the DOHA Amendment to the Kyoto Protocol to the
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (Tabled
on 23 July 2014) (NA: Referred to the Portfolio Committee on
Environmental Affairs on 27 August 2014 – reported on 3 September
2014) (NCOP: Referred to the Select Committee on Land and Mineral
Resources on 30 September 2014).
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Nairobi International Convention on the removal of Wrecks, 2007
(Tabled on 26 August 2014) (NA: Referred to the Portfolio Committee
on Transport on 27 August 2014) (NCOP: Referred to the Select
Committee on Economic and Business Development on 30 September
2014).
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