New legislation – July 2023

July 1st, 2023
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Legislation published from 24 March – 19 May 2023

By Shanay Sewbalas and Johara Ally

 

Acts

Customs and Excise Act 91 of 1964
Amendment to part 2 of sch 4. GN R3372 GG48518/5-5-2023.
Amendment to part 1 of sch 2. GN R3413 GG48605/17-5-2023.

 
South African Reserve Bank Act 90 of 1989
Substitution of sch 2 to the Act. GN3357 GG48490/2-5-2023.

 

Bills and White Papers

Constitution Twentieth Amendment Bill, 2023
Notice of intention to introduce a Private Member’s Bill into Parliament and invitation for comment. GN3410 GG48589/12-5-2023.

 

Government, General and Board Notices

Banks Act 94 of 1990
Withdrawal of consent granted in terms of s 34 of the Banks Act to maintain a representative office of a foreign institution in the Republic of South Africa: Banco Santander Totta, SA. GenN1813 GG48630/19-5-2023.
Notice by the Prudential Authority in terms of s 69(7) of the Act. GenN1814 GG48630/19-5-2023.
Withdrawal of consent granted in terms of s 34 of the Banks Act to maintain a representative office of a foreign institution in the Republic of South Africa: Millennium BCP. GenN1815 GG48630/19-5-2023.

 
Competition Act 89 of 1998
Notice in terms of s 43B(4)(b) of the Act (as amended): Notice of extension granted: Online Intermediation Platforms Market Inquiry. GN3437 GG48634/19-5-2023.

 
Constitution
Transfer of administration and powers and functions entrusted by legislation to certain cabinet members in terms of s 97 of the Constitution. Proc N119 GG48524/5-5-2023.

 
Construction Industry Development Board Act 38 of 2000
Findings and sanctions of the investigating committee published in terms of the Construction Industry Development Regulations, 2004 (as amended): Juvansu Trading CC. BN436 GG48630/19-5-2023.

 
Continuing Education and Training Act 16 of 2006
Amendment to notice relating to the change of seat of the Mpumalanga Community Education and Training College. GN3408 GG48589/12-5-2023.

 
Electoral Act 73 of 1998
Publication of reviewed lists of candidates. GenN1793 GG48572/10-5-2023.

 
Employment Equity Act 55 of 1998
Public Register Notice. GN3348 GG48483/28-4-2023.

 
Immigration Act 13 of 2002
Notice of designation of a place as port of entry and exit: Bulembu Airport (Bhisho). GN3384 GG48524/5-5-2023.

 
Income Tax Act 58 of 1962
Notice in terms of para 2D of the Second Schedule to the Act. GN3356 GG48487/3-5-2023.

 
Labour Relations Act 66 of 1995
Bargaining Council for the Furniture Manufacturing Industry KwaZulu-Natal: Extension of period of operation of the Main Collective Agreement. GenN1778 GG48489/2-5-2023.
Cancellation of Government Notice: Motor Industry Bargaining Council (MIBCO): Autoworkers Provident Fund Collective Agreement. GN R3366 GG48518/5-5-2023.
Cancellation of Government Notice: MIBCO: Provident Fund Collective Agreement. GN R3367 GG48518/5-5-2023.
MIBCO: Extension to Non-Parties of the Autoworkers Provident Fund Collective Agreement. GN R3368 GG48518/5-5-2023.
National Bargaining Council for the Electrical Industry (NBCEI): Cancellation of Government Notice. GN R3369 GG48518/5-5-2023.
NBCEI: Extension of National Pension and Provident Funds Collective Agreement to Non-Parties. GN R3370 GG48518/5-5-2023.
Bargaining Council for the Furniture Manufacturing Industry of the Western Cape: Extension to Non-Parties of the Main Collective Agreement. GenN1790 GG48541/8-5-2023.
Bargaining Council for the Furniture Manufacturing Industry KwaZulu-Natal: Extension of period of operation of the Provident Fund and Mortality Benefit Association Collective Agreement. GenN1795 GG48589/12-5-2023.
Cancellation of Government Notice: Bargaining Council for the Civil Engineering Industry (BCCEI): Exemptions Collective Agreement. GN R3415 GG48627/19-5-2023.
Bargaining Council for the Meat Trade, Gauteng: Extension of amendment of Main Collective Agreement to Non-parties. GN R3416 GG48627/19-5-2023.
BCCEI: Extension of Consolidated Exemptions Collective Agreement to Non-Parties. GN R3417 GG48627/19-5-2023.
Variation of Scope of the Bargaining Council for the Fishing Industry. GN R3418 GG48627/19-5-2023.
NBCEI: Cancellation of Government Notices. GN R3419 GG48627/19-5-2023.
NBCEI: Cancellation of Government notices. GN R3421 GG48627/19-5-2023.
NBCEI: Extension to Non-parties of the Collective Bargaining levy agreement. GN R3422 GG48627/19-5-2023.
National Bargaining Council for the Electrical Industry of South Africa: Extension to Non-parties of the Main Collective Agreement. GN R3423 GG48627/19-52023.

 
Local Government: Municipal Electoral Act 27 of 2000
Municipal By-elections – 24 May 2023: Official list of voting stations. GenN1792 GG48533/5-5-2023.
Municipal By-Elections – 24 May 2023: Official list of voting stations: KwaZulu-Natal – KZN291 – Mandeni – Ward 52901015. GenN1821 GG48636/19-5-2023.

 
Medicines and Related Substances Act 101 of 1965
Exclusion of certain alcohol-based hand-rubs from the operation of specified provisions of the Act. GN3382 GG48524/5-5-2023.
Notification of registration of medicines in terms of s 17 of the Act, as amended. GN R3396 GG48571/12-5-2023.

 
National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act 39 of 2004
Publication of the eighth National Greenhouse Gas Inventory Report for the Republic of South Africa. GN3393 GG48568/9-5-2023.

 
National Water Act 36 of 1998
Intention to Transform Irrigation Boards into Water User Association. GN3355 GG48483/28-4-2023.
Disestablishment of the Umfunda Yophongolo Water User Association. GN3361 GG48513/3-5-2023.
Establishment of Makhathini Lower Pongola Water User Association. GN3362 GG48514/3-5-2023.
Disestablishment of the Uphongolo Dam Water User Association. GN3390 GG48535/3-5-2023.

 
Pharmacy Act 53 of 1974
Correction Notice: Election/Appointment of Council Members (Board Notice 184/2018). BN433 GG48588/12-5-2023.

 
Regulation of Interception of Communications and Provision of Communication-Related Information Act 70 of 2002
Certificate of exemption in terms of s 46(3) of the Act. GN R3424 GG48627/19-5-2023.

 
Tourism Act 3 of 2014
Members of the South African Tourism Board: Erratum. GenN1780 GG48508/2-5-2023.

 
Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Act 3 of 2019
Formula for determination of number of members of a Kingship, Queenship and Principal Traditional Council. GN3433 GG48630/19-5-2023.

 
World Heritage Convention Act 49 of 1999
Declaration of Management Authority for Robben Island Museum World Heritage Site. GN3380 GG48524/5-5-2023.
Declaration of Management Authority for Ukhahlamba-Drakensberg Park World Heritage Site, a South African Component of Maloti-Drakensberg Park World Heritage Site. GN3381 GG48524/5-5-2023.

 

Legislation for comment

Accounting Standards Board
Invitation to comment on Exposure Draft 204 issued by the Accounting Standards Board. BN431 GG48483/28-4-2023.

 
Children’s Amendment Bill, 2023
Notice of intention to introduce a Private Member’s Bill into Parliament and invitation for comment. GN3432 GG48630/19-5-2023.

 
Civil Aviation Act 13 of 2009
Civil Aviation Regulations, 2011. GN3389 GG48529/5-5-2023.

 
Council for Medical Schemes Levies Act 58 of 2000
Proposed levies on medical schemes issued in terms of s 3 of the Act. GenN1797 GG48589/12-5-2023.

 
Employment Equity Act 55 of 1998
Draft Employment Equity Regulations, 2023 for comment. GN3407 GG48589/12-5-2023.

 
Health Professions Act 56 of 1974
Regulations relating to the Registration of Orientation and Mobility Practitioners, 2023. GenN1806 GG48628/18-5-2023.

 
International Trade Administration Act 71 of 2002
Request for comments from interested parties on the proposal to prohibit the export of certain ferrous and non-ferrous waste and scrap metal and the temporary suspension of the price preference system insofar as it relates to certain ferrous and non-ferrous waste and scrap metal for a further period of nine months. GenN1799 GG48598/15-5-2023.
Draft notice for public comment: Trade policy directive issued in terms of s 5 and notice in terms of s 6 of the Act, on the exportation of ferrous and non-ferrous waste and scrap metal: International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa Export Control. GenN1800 GG48598/15-5-2023.

 
Labour Relations Act 66 of 1995
MIBCO: Extension to non-parties of the Motor Industry Provident Fund: Collective Agreement. GN R 3395 GG48571/12-5-2023.

 
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act 47 of 1996
Deciduous fruit industry: Application to benefit from a statutory levy in the deciduous fruit industry. GenN1811 GG48630/19-5-2023.

 
National Education Policy Act 27 of 1996
Proposed amendment to the National Policy for Determining School Calendars for Public Schools in South Africa.

 
National Environmental Management Act 107 of 1998
Consultation on the Intention to Amend the Transitional Arrangements in the Financial Provisioning Regulations, 2015. GN3436 GG48633/19-5-2023.
South Africa for comment. GN3373 GG48520/4-5-2023.

 
National Environmental Management: Waste Act 59 of 2008
Proposed amendments to the regulations and notices regarding extended producer responsibility, 2020. GN3388 GG48527/5-5-2023.

 
National Water Act 36 of 1998
Proposal for establishment of Mhlathuze Water User Association. GN3386 GG48524/5-5-2023.
The revision of Regulations regarding the Procedural Requirements for Water Use Licence Applications and Amendments. GN3434 GG48630/19-5-2023.

 
Promotion of Administrative Justice Act 3 of 2000
Invitation for comments on the Draft Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Policy ‘B-BBEE Policy’ applicable to the gambling industry. BN435 GG48630/19-5-2023.

 
Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013
Notice in terms of s 61(2) of the Act of a proposed Code of Conduct for the Academy of Science of South Africa. GN3409 GG48589/12-5-2023.

 
Skills Development Act 97 of 1998
Draft Regulations for National Skills Authority to conduct investigations. GN3431 GG48630/19-5-2023.

 
Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act 16 of 2013
Notice of the Draft Norms and Standards in terms of s 8 of the Act. GenN1812 GG48630/19-5-2023.

 
Water Services Act 108 of 1997
Intention to change the name of Umgeni Water to the proposed uMngeni-uThukela Water. GN3373 GG48519/3-5-2023.
Intention to change the name of Bloem Water to the proposed Vaal Central Water Board. GN3363 GG48515/3-5-2023.

 

Rules, regulations, fees and amounts

Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act 130 of 1993
Regulations on pulmonary tuberculosis associated with silica dust exposure for the compensation fund made by the Minister under the Act. GN R3365 GG48518/5-5-2023.

 
Construction Industry Development Board Act 38 of 2000
Standard for Developing Skills through Infrastructure Contracts: 31 March 2023. GenN1769 GG48483/28-4-2023.
Standard for Developing Skills through Infrastructure Contracts: 31 March 2023. GenN1779 GG48491/28-4-2023.

 
Council for Medical Schemes Levies Act 58 of 2000
Imposition of levies on medical schemes issued in terms of s 2 of the Act. GenN1796 GG48589/12-5-2023.

 
Critical Infrastructure Protection Act 8 of 2019
Interim Critical Infrastructure Protection Regulations, 2022: Making regulations contained in the schedule. GN3387 GG48526/5-5-2023.

 
Domestic Violence Act 116 of 1998
Revision of National Instruction 7 of 1999 in terms of s 18(3) of the Act. GN3364 GG48517/4-5-2023.

 
Electricity Act 41 of 1987
License fees payable to licensed generators of electricity. GN3385 GG48524/5-5-2023.

 
Firearms Control Act 60 of 2000
Firearms Control Fees Amendment Regulations, 2020. GN R3412 GG48604/17-5-2023.

 
Liquor Products Act 60 of 1989
Regulations: Amendment. GN3275 GG48411/24-3-2023.

 
Local Government: Municipal Property Rates Act 6 of 2004
Assessment of rates. GN3400 GG48584/11-5-2023.

 
National Minimum Wage Act 9 of 2018
Medium-term targets for the national minimum wage report. GN3392 GG48556/8-5-2023.
Medium-term targets for the national minimum wage report. GN R3394 GG48570/8-5-2023.

 
Non-Profit Organisations Act 71 of 1997
Regulations in respect of Amendments to the Act as contained in the General Laws (Anti-Money Laundering and Combating terrorism Financing) Amendment Act 22 of 2022. GN3391 GG48542/8-5-2023.

 
Occupational Health and Safety Act 85 of 1993
Correction of publication on Major Hazard Installation Regulations. GN R3420 GG48627/19-5-2023.

 
Petroleum Products Act 120 of 1977
Regulations in respect of the single maximum national retail price for illuminating paraffin. GN R3358 GG48503/2-5-2023.
Maximum retail price for liquefied petroleum gas. GN R3359 GG48503/2-5-2023.
Amendment of the regulations in respect of petroleum products. GN R3360 GG48503/2-5-2023.

 
Political Party Funding Act 6 of 2018
Represented Political Party Fund. GenN1777 GG48488/2-5-2023.

 
Rules Board for Courts of Law Act 107 of 1985
Amendment of Rules Regulating the Conduct of the Proceedings of the Magistrate’s Courts of South Africa. GN R3371 GG48518/5-5-2023.
Amendment of the Rules Regulating the Conduct of the Proceedings of the Provincial and Local Divisions of the High Court of South Africa. GN R3397 GG48571/12-5-2023.
Amendment of the Rules Regulating the Conduct of the Proceedings of the Supreme Court of Appeal of South Africa. GN R3398 GG48571/12-5-2023.
Amendment of Rules Regulating the Conduct of the Proceedings of the Magistrates’ Courts of South Africa. GN R3399 GG48571/12-5-2023.

 
Skills Development Act 97 of 1998
Regulations for the establishment of the National Apprenticeship and Artisan Development Advisory Body as a legal body for apprenticeship and artisan development consultation. GN3383 GG48524/5-5-2023.

 
South African Weather Service Act 8 of 2001
Regulations regarding fees for the provision of aviation meteorological services. GN3411 GG48602/16-5-2023.

 
Statistics South Africa
Consumer Price Index, February 2023. GenN1788 GG48524/5-5-2023.
Consumer Price Index: March 2023. GenN1816 GG48630/19-5-2023.

 
Subdivision of Agricultural Land Act 70 of 1970 and Conservation of Agricultural Resources Act 43 of 1983
Revised tariffs, rates and scales for the goods and services provided by the Department in terms of the Acts. GenN1786 GG48524/5-5-2023.
Revised tariffs, rates and scales for the goods and services provided by the Department in terms of the Acts. GenN1787 GG48524/5-5-2023.

Shanay Sewbalas and Johara Ally are Editors: National Legislation at LexisNexis South Africa.
This article was first published in De Rebus in 2023 (July) DR 30.

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