Home Affairs

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Civil Union Amendment Bill Published for Comment


A draft bill designed to amend the Civil Union Act has been published for comment.

The Draft Civil Union Amendment Bill was published in Government Gazette 41475 for comment.

Refugees Amendment Act Signed

Department of Home Affairs

President Zuma assented to the Refugees Amendment Act in December 2017.

Parliament passed the bill and sent it for assent in November 2017.

Parliament Passes Refugees Amendment Bill


Parliament has passed the Refugees Amendment Bill and sent it to president Zuma for assent.

In November, the national council of provinces (NCOP) sent the Refugees Amendment Bill back to the national assembly (NA) to consider proposed amendments.

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