17 May 2018

South Africa: North West Legislature Conducts Public Hearings On Repeal Bill 2016 and Mmabana Arts, Culture and Sports Foundation Bill 2017, 18 May

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North West Legislature to Conduct Public Hearings on North West Provincial Arts and Culture Council Repeal Bill 2016 and Mmabana Arts, Culture and Sports Foundation Bill 2017

On Friday, 18 May 2018, the North West Provincial Legislature's Portfolio Committee on Culture, Arts and Traditional Affairs will be conducting public hearings on the North West Provincial Arts and Culture Council Repeal Bill 2016 and Mmabana Arts, Culture and Sports Foundation Bill 2017 at Madibogo Community Hall; James Motlatsi Hall in Vaal Reefs near Klerksdorp; Taung Depot and Word Alive Christian Church in Mmotla village near Carousel at 10h00.

The North West Arts and Culture Council Act, Repeal 2016 seeks to provide for the disestablishment of the North West Arts and Culture Council and the repeal of the North West Arts and Culture Council Act, 2000 and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Mmabana Arts, Culture and Sports Foundation Amendment Bill, 2017 seeks to amend the Mmabana Arts, Cultural and Sport Foundation Act, 2000, so as to effect textual amendments; to insert a new definition and new provision; to provide for matters connected therewith.

Issued by: North West Provincial Legislature

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