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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 01:00PM

To amend the Rental Housing Act, 1999, so as to substitute a definition; to make further provision for rulings by Rental Housing Tribunals; to expand the provisions pertaining to leases; and to extend the period allowed for the filling of vacancies in Rental Housing Tribunals; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 12:59PM

To amend—

• the Cross-Border Road Transport Act, 1998, so as to provide anew for the appointment of members of the Board and a Chief Executive Officer by the Minister; and to provide for the conclusion of a performance agreement between the Minister and the Agency;

• the South African Maritime Safety Authority Act, 1998, so as to provide for the conclusion of a performance agreement between the Minister and the Authority; to provide anew for the appointment of members of the Board and the Chief Executive Officer by the Minister; to provide for representation of the Department of Transport on the Board; to facilitate the filling of

casual vacancies on the Board; and to allow the Minister to temporarily extend the term of office of a member on an outgoing Board, if necessary;

• The South African National Roads Agency Limited and National Roads Act, 1998, so as to provide anew for the appointment of the Chief Executive Officer by the Minister;

• the Transport Appeal Tribunal Act, 1998, so as to provide anew for the appointment of members to the Tribunal by the Minister;

• the South African Civil Aviation Authority Act, 1998, so as to provide for representation by the Department of Transport on the Board and for the appointment of the Chief Executive Officer by the Minister; and to facilitate the filling of casual vacancies on the Board;

• the Road Traffic Management Corporation Act, 1999, so as to provide anew for the appointment of members of the Board by the Shareholders Committee;

• the National Railway Safety Regulator Act, 2002, so as to provide anew for the appointment of members of the Board by the Minister and to allow the Minister to temporarily extend the term of office of a member on an outgoing Board, if necessary; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 12:57PM

To amend the Children's Act, 2005, so as to insert certain definitions; to provide for partial care of children; to provide for early childhood development; to make further provision regarding the protection of children; to provide for prevention and early intervention; to provide for children in alternative care; to provide for foster care; to provide for child and youth care centres and drop-in centres; and to create certain new offences relating to children; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 12:53PM

To promote and advance the social and economic welfare of all South Africans by enhancing access to banking services under sustainable conditions; to promote the development of sustainable and responsible co-operative banks; to establish an appropriate regulatory framework and regulatory institutions for co-operative banks that protect members of co-operative banks; to provide for the registration of deposit-taking financial services co-operatives as co-operative banks; to provide for the regulation and supervision of co-operative banks; and to provide for the establishment of co-operative banks supervisors and a development agency for co-operative banks; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 12:47PM

Amendment of section 1 of Act 54 of 1972, as amended by section 1 of Act 32 of 1981 1. Section 1 of the Foodstuffs, Cosmetics and Disinfectants Act, 1972 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act), is hereby amended— (a) by the substitution for the definition of "appliance" of the following definition: " 'appliance' means the whole or any part of any implement, machine, instrument, apparatus, equipment, robot or other object used or capable of being used for, in or in connection with the manufacture, treatment, packing, labelling, storage, conveyance, preparation, display, sale, serving or administering of any foodstuff, cosmetic or disinfectant;"; (b) by the substitution for the definition of "cosmetic" of the following definition: " 'cosmetic' means any article, preparation or substance (except a [drug] medicine as defined in the [Drugs Control] Medicines and Related Substances Act, 1965 (Act No. 101 of 1965)) intended to be rubbed, poured, sprinkled or sprayed on or otherwise applied to the human body, including the epidermis, hair, teeth, mucous membranes of the oral cavity, lips and external genital organs, for purposes of cleansing, perfuming, correcting body odours, conditioning, beautifying, protecting, promoting attractiveness or improving or altering the appearance, and includes any part or ingredient of any such article or substance.


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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 12:45PM

To amend the Criminal Law Amendment Act, 1997, so as to further regulate the imposition of discretionary minimum sentences for certain serious offences; to give a regional court jurisdiction to convict and sentence a person found guilty of an offence referred to in Part I of Schedule 2 to imprisonment for life; to provide that certain circumstances shall not constitute substantial and compelling circumstances justifying the imposition of a lesser sentence when a sentence must be imposed in respect of the offence of rape; to repeal all sections dealing with the committal of an accused for the purposes of sentencing by a High Court after conviction in a regional court of an offence referred to in Schedule 2; to amend Schedule 2 in order to further regulate the offences in respect of which discretionary minimum sentences are prescribed; to amend the Criminal Procedure Act, 1977, so as to provide for an automatic right of appeal if a person is sentenced to life imprisonment by a regional court; to amend the National Prosecuting Authority Act, 1998, so as to provide for policy directives indicating in which instances prosecutions in respect of offences referred to in Schedule 2 to the Criminal Law Amendment Act, 1997, must be instituted in the High Court as a court of first instance; to amend the Prevention of Organised Crime Act, 1998, so as to effect a consequential amendment; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


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By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 12:43PM

To amend the Transfer Duty Act, 1949, so as to regulate the furnishing of declarations to the Commissioner; to effect a consequential amendment; and to create an additional offence; Income Tax Act, 1962, so as to make a decision of the Commissioner subject to objection and appeal; Customs and Excise Act, 1964, so as to insert a definition of person and to provide for procedures applicable to the movement of goods for the purposes of the SACU Agreement; to effect textual amendments to the prohibitions in respect of the direct financial interest of an officer; to amend certain references in the exclusions applicable to the disclosure of information; to amend provisions in respect of the detention of goods; to amend provisions relating to a place outside the Republic which is deemed to be a place of entry for goods consigned to the Republic; to effect a textual amendment to the provisions for industrial development zones; to effect amendments to provisions regulating the disposal of goods on failure to make due entry, goods imported in contravention of any law and seized and abandoned goods, consequential to the introduction of provisions for the administration of counterfeit goods in Chapter XB; to amend requirements in respect of declarations of origin in respect of certain imported goods; to insert definitions relating to non-reciprocal preferential tariff treatment of goods exported; to amend provisions relating to tariff determinations; to amend provisions relating to international agreements; to delete obsolete references to provisions in respect of customs union agreements; to effect certain textual and consequential amendments to provisions relating to appeals and other procedures for which Chapter XA provides; to insert a new Chapter XB providing for powers, duties and procedures in connection with counterfeit goods, and to effect consequential amendments; to amend the section specifying serious offences; to amend provisions relating to the registration of vehicles re-imported to the Republic; to delete a section dealing with counterfeit goods; to effect textual and consequential amendments regarding the making of rules; and to effect certain textual and consequential amendments; Stamp Duties Act, 1968, so as to delete and insert certain definitions; Value-Added Tax Act, 1991, so as to amend a definition; to further regulate zero-rated supplies; to further regulate the deduction of input tax; to further regulate the payment of tax; and to effect certain textual and consequential amendments; Tax on Retirement Funds Act, 1996, so as to further regulate notices of assessment by the Commissioner; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


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