Motion without Notice by Honourable Nosipho Ntwanambi , Chief Whip of the NCOP on enhancing public participation

09 November 2010

We move the motion in the name of the Chief Whip of the Majority Party as printed in the Order Paper:

That the Council -

  • In terms of Rule 21(2) and, in the interest of enhancing public participation, conducting oversight and providing a platform for consideration of issues affecting provinces as provided for in section 42(4) and 72(1) of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 -
  • Resolves to, from 15 to 19 November 2010, conduct public hearings, hold meetings, conduct oversight visits and sit in plenaries in the province of Free State on 16 and 19 November 2010, at 16:30 and 09:30 respectively, until the conclusion of business on those days; and
  • Notes that the estimated cost of effecting the change in venue and maintaining it for the specified period will be R 8 million.

I thank you!