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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 10:53AM

To amend the Firearms Control Act, 2000, so as to amend, delete and insert certain definitions; to provide for the control of muzzle loading firearms; to provide for the control of a certain device; to provide for the Registrar to determine the sufficiency of the set of fingerprints an applicant must from time to time provide; to provide for a written notification in respect of the substitution of a responsible person; to provide for a procedure to cancel an accreditation; to provide for the renewal of a competency certificate; to delete the restriction on magazine capacity of a semi automatic shotgun for use by a dedicated hunter or sports person; to provide for a licence to possess a firearm for professional hunting; to provide that prohibited and restricted firearms may only be collected if made inoperable; to provide for the cancellation of a temporary permit to possess a firearm; to extend the validity period of licences and permits; to subject the export of firearms and ammunition to the relevant provisions of the National Conventional Arms Control Act, 2002; to provide for non automatic disqualification to possess a firearm in the event of the payment of an admission of guilt fine; to provide for the holding of an inquiry contemplated in section 102 in the absence of the person concerned under certain circumstances; to amend the procedure for the cancellation of certain licences, permits, authorisations and competency certificates; to provide for the establishment of an informal consultative forum, and to provide for compliance with the provisions of the National Heritage Resources Act, 1999, in instances where firearms are to be destroyed; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 10:52AM

To prohibit mercenary activity; to regulate the provision of assistance or service of a military or military-related nature in a country of armed conflict; to regulate the enlistment of South African citizens or permanent residents in other armed forces; to regulate the provision of humanitarian aid in a country of armed conflict; to provide for extra-territorial jurisdiction for the courts of the Republic with regard to certain offences; to provide for offences and penalties; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 10:51AM

To amend the National Land Transport Wansition Act, 2000, so as tu define expressions and to amend certain definitions; to extend the information that may be included in the notice containing the national land transport policy; to provide anew for the co-ordination of the planning process of provincial planning authorities; to reduce the number of plans required by the Act; to empower the Minister to designate the planning authorities that must supply transport plans tn the relevant provincial board; to provide anew for the preparation of a national land transport strategic framework and provincial lnnd transport strategic frameworks; to repeal provisions in respect of curmnt public transport records, operating licence strategies, rationalisation plans and public transport plans; to provide anew for the preparation of integrated transport plans; to extend certain time limits; to pmvide anew for the type of vehiclw that may be used for public transport services: to extend the disqualifications for the holding of operating licences; to extend the duties of helders of operating licences or permits; to provide anew for the amendment of operating licences, to empower the Minister to set standards for scaled meters for metered taxis and to empower MECs to determine fare structures for metered taxi services; to provide anew for the temporary replacement of specified vehicles; to crate new tiffences; and to effect textual corrections and to repeal absolete provisions; and tu provide for matters connected therewith.


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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 10:49AM

To amend the South African Institute for Drug-Free Sport Act, 1997, so as to delete certain definitions and to insert, amend or substitute other; to provide for the appointment of the staff of the Institute; to align the Act with the Public Finance management Act; to provide for the amendment of the powers of the Institute; to provide for the adoption of matters contained in the World Anti-Doping Code; to establish a doping control programme in compliance with the World Anti-Doping Code; to provide for the testing of athletes for doping by sports administration bodies; to provide for punitive measures against national sports federations not complying with the regulations contained in this Act; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 10:47AM

To amend the Companies Act, 1973, so as to amend certain definitions and insert new definitions; to make a distinction between widely held companies and limited interest companies; to limit the liability of various office bearers to that arising from gross negligence in relation to the performance of their functions; to make further provision relating to the use of electronic aids in the furnishing of information relating to companies; to broaden the Minister's powers of delegation;to provide for new ways of giving notice; to make further provision regarding financial assistance for the purchase of a company's shares; to eliminate certain formalities regarding the memorandum and articles; to allow the registrar to restore the registration of a company which has been deregistered in certain circumstances; to make further provision regarding matters to be stated in a prospectus; to change the requirements relating to the disposal of the undertaking of a company; to make new provision in respect of the disclosure of information; to make new provision for the appointment of auditors and audit committees; to provide anew in respect of financial statements; to make new provision regarding the Securities Regulation Panel; to make provision in respect of financial reporting standards; to establish and make further provision for a Financial Reporting Standards Council and a Financial Reporting Investigations Panel; to create an offence in respect of non compliant financial reports; and to amend Schedule 4 by inserting definitions and amending other provisions relating to financial reporting.


To amend the Close Corporations Act, 1984, so as to insert definitions; to make further provision relating to the use of electronic aids in the furnishing of information; to provide for new methods of giving notice; to make further provision with regard to disclosure of information; and to allow the registrar to restore the registration of a corporation which has been deregistered in certain circumstances; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 10:45AM

To amend the Genetically Modified Organisms Act, 1997, so as to give effect to the I'rotncol pertaining to gerietically moclified organism? to which South Africa is patty; to amend certnin definitions and to add new definitions: to amend the romposition and remuneration of meinhers of the Committee Hnd Council: to amplify lhe powers and duties of the Council ~ i i tdh e Committee and the function~ of the registrar; to clarify the procedure relating In the application for and issuing of permits; to provide for risk arsessments and liahiiity determinations: to Amend tle information requirements contemplated in the confidentinlity clause; to lay ~ down criteria with regard to otfences; to provide for certain procedura during an appeal pruccss; and to provide for matters connect& therewith.


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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 10:44AM

To amend the Postal Services Act, 1998, so as to define an expression and to amend and delete certain definitions; to provide for ministerial policies and policy directions; to make the issuing of new licences sub,ject to policy directions issued by the Minister; to provide for the extension of the exclusivity of the postal company by the Minister; to make fees and charges for reserved postal services subject to approval by the Minister; and Eo effect certain textual corrections; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 10:43AM

To amend the Estate Duty Act, 1955, so as to provide for the decbration of an agent; to regulate the rights and duties of that agent; to amend the Income Tax Act, 1%2, so AS to extend the application of the objection and appeal procedure; to extend the exceptions to the secrecy provisions; to provide for the delegation of powers and duties by the Minister; to amend the regulation of reportable arrangements; to amend the Customs and Excise Act, 1964, so RS to insert, amend and delete certain definitions; to pmvide for powers and duties of the Director- Ceneral: Agriculture; to further regulate the circumstances in which the Commissioner or any officer may disclose information; to provide that goods my be examined by using an X-ray scanner or other non-intrusive inspection methods and matters relating thereto; to further provide for ~IRCS that may be appointed, prescribed or designated where imported goods may be landed or from where goods may be exported; to provide for special provisions in relation to customs controlled areas; to further regulate reporting of the arrival and departure of R foreign-going ship or aircraft; to further regulate provisions relating to cargo reports; to amend provisions relating to the landing of imported gods and the loading of goods for expert; to provide for seals and sealing of containers, sealing of packages and vehicles and goods to be secured by other fastenings and matters incidental thereto; to further regulate the removal of goods in bond by R container operator or pilot of an aircraft or an airline; to further regulate the storage and entry of goods free of duty in R customs and excise warehouse; to amend definitions and delete a reference to a customs controlled area enterprise permit in provisions for the RdminktrRtion of a CUstmnS controlled area in an industrial development zone; to repeal section 31; to amend provisions in respect of biofuel so as to RIIOW the Commissioner to exempt by rule any person or class of persons from licensing and to exempt a registered manufacturer from payment of duty a$ may be prescribed by rule; to amend the provisions relating to the time of entry of goods for export, when goods are deemed to have been exported and to require that the Controller must be informed concerning ti change in mode of transport of goods as may be prescribed by rule; to delete an obsolete appe~pl rovision; to provide for licensing of container terminals, combination terminals, road vehicle terminals, bulk goods terminals, container operators and transit sheds; to provide for R penal provision; to provide that notice must be delivered where any person applies to the High Court for the sale of arrested property under the Admiralty Jurisdiction Regulations (Act No. 105 of 1983); to provide for the licensing of an agent of R master, pilot or other carrier and to define airline and shipping line; to further regulate the handling of and dealing with goods; to further regulate provisions empowering the Commissioner to make rules; to amend the Value-Added TRX Act, 1991, so (IS to extend the exceptions to the secrecy provisions; to extend the list of vendors who may account for VAT on the payments basis; to amend the minimum amount required in respect of acquisition of second-hand goods; to amend and further provide for the issuing of binding VAT rulings; to amend the in certificated Securities Tax Act, 1998, so as to clarify the provisions regulating the recovery of tax by a member or participant; to amend the Revenue Laws Amendment Act,2001, so as to repeal section 42 thereof; to amend the Second Revenue IAWS Amendment Act, 204, so as to delete the Advance Tax Ruling provisions from the Value-Added Tax Act; to amend the Taxation Laws Second Amendment Act, 2005,so as to delete the Advance Tax Ruling provisions from the Value-Added Ikx Act; to amend the Revenue Laws Second Amendment Act, 2005, so as to further regulate a request for reasons; to amend the Second Small Business Tax Amnesty and Amendment af Taxation Laws Act, 2006, so as to provide that the rules relating to objection and appeal apply to the amnesty for smell business; to exempt an auditor from certain provisions of the Auditing Profession Act, 205; and to effect certain textual and consequential amendmenb; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


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