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Promotion of Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Act 4 of 2000; Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000; Promotion of Administrative Justice Act 3 of 2000 & Related Material

 

Further Legislative Developments

  • Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000: In My Vote Counts NPC v Minister of Justice and Correctional Services 2018 JDR 0887 (CC) (21 June 2018) the Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000 was declared invalid to the extent of its inconsistency with the Constitution by failing to provide for the recordal, preservation and reasonable disclosure of information on the private funding of political parties and independent candidates. Parliament must amend the Act and take any other measure it deems appropriate to provide for the recordal, preservation and facilitation of reasonable access to information on the private funding of political parties and independent candidates within a period of 18 months.

  • Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000: Rules Board for Courts of Law: Promotion of Access to Information Rules published and GN R965 in GG 32622 of 9 October 2009 repealed with effect from 4 November 2019 (GN R1284 in GG 42740 of 4 October 2019) (p34)

  • Promotion of Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Act 4 of 2000: Designation of courts published and GN R859 in GG 32516 of 28 August 2009 as amended by GN R34 in GG 38411 of 22 January 2015 withdrawn with effect from 1 October 2019 (GN 1218 in GG 42717 of 19 September 2019) (p8)

  • Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000 Designation of courts published and GN 585 in GG 26332 of 14 May 2004 withdrawn with effect from 1 October 2019 (GN 1217 in GG 42717 of 19 September 2019) (p6)

  • Promotion of Administrative Justice Act 3 of 2000: Rules Board for Courts of Law: Administrative Review Rules, 2019 published and GN R966 in GG 32622 of 9 October 2009 repealed with effect from 4 November 2019 (GN R1284 in GG 42740 of 4 October 2019) (p40)
    Designation of courts published with effect from 1 October 2019 (GN 1216 in GG 42717 of 19 September 2019) (p4)

Proposed Future Developments

  • Promotion of Administrative Justice Act 3 of 2000: Notice of publication for comment of draft Code of Good Administrative Conduct published (GenN 5 in GG 40540 of 9 January 2017) (p4)

 

Promotion of Access to Information Amendment Bill, 2019 [B20-2019]

 

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