New legislation – August 2019

August 1st, 2019

Legislation published from 3 – 29 June 2019

Selected list of delegated legislation

Auditing Profession Act 26 of 2005

Assurance fees payable to Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors from 1 April 2019. BN82 GG42511/5-6-2019.

Foodstuffs, Cosmetics and Disinfectants Act 54 of 1972

Local authorities authorised to enforce ss 10(3)(b), 11 and 24. GN R896 GG42521/10-6-2019 (also available in Afrikaans).

Labour Relations Act 66 of 1995

List of bargaining councils accredited by the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration for conciliation and/or arbitration and/or inquiry by arbitrator. GenN315 GG42514/7-6-2019.

Land and Agricultural Development Bank Act 15 of 2002

Repeal of staff regulations made in terms of Land Bank Act 13 of 1944. GenN316 GG42514/7-6-2019 (also available in Afrikaans).

Local Government: Municipal Finance Management Act 56 of 2003

Municipal Cost Containment Regulations, 2019. GenN317 GG42514/7-6-2019.

Marine Living Resources Act 18 of 1998

Recognition of the East of Cape Hangklip Lobster Association as an interest group in terms of s 8. GN937 GG42545/28-6-2019.

Merchandise Marks Act 17 of 1941

Prohibition on the use of a certain mark: Parma Ham. GN921 GG42526/14-6-2019.

Nursing Act 33 of 2005

Creation of categories of practitioners. GN939 GG42545/28-6-2019 (also available in isiZulu).

Protection of Constitutional Democracy against Terrorist and Related Activities Act 33 of 2004

Entities identified by United Nations Security Council: Entities who commit, or attempt to commit, any terrorist and related activity. Proc24 GG42509/5-6-2019 (also available in Afrikaans).

Small Claims Courts Act 61 of 1984

Establishment of a small claims court for the area of Kestell. GN934 GG42539/20-6-2019.

Tax Administration Act 28 of 2011

Persons required to submit tax returns for the 2019 year of assessment. GenN342 GG42545/28-6-2019 (also available in Afrikaans, Sesotho and isiZulu).

Draft delegated legislation

  • Amendments to regulations relating to assistance to victims in higher education and training in terms of the Promotion of National Unity and Reconciliation Act 34 of 1995 for comment. GenN310 GG42504/3-6-2019.
  • Draft data dictionary of post-school education and training, 2019 in terms of the Continuing Education and Training Act 16 of 2006 for comment. GenN331 GG42536/21-6-2019.
  • Amended rules in terms s 33(3) of the Petroleum Pipelines Act 60 of 2003 for comment. GN935 GG42543/26-6-2019.
  • Amendment of regulations relating to qualifications for registration of basic ambulance assistants, ambulance emergency assistants, operational emergency care orderlies and paramedics in terms of the Health Professions Act 56 of 1974 for comment. GN938 GG42545/28-6-2019.
  • Amendment of the Allied Health Professions Regulations, 2019 in terms of the Allied Health Professions Act 63 of 1982 for comment. GN940 GG42545/28-6-2019.
  • Proposed amendments to Animal Diseases Regulations under the Animal Diseases Act 35 of 1984 for comment. GN936 GG42545/28-6-2019.

Philip Stoop BCom LLM (UP) LLD (Unisa) is an associate professor in the department of mercantile law at Unisa.

This article was first published in De Rebus in 2019 (Aug) DR 31.