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.

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)

 

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