Social Affairs

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Draft Fund-Raising Amendment Bill in the Pipeline

Department of Social Development

The Draft Fund Raising Amendment Bill will be tabled in parliament in 2017/18.

The social development department announced this during a briefing in parliament on progress on the 2015/16 Budgetary Review and Recommendations Report.

Social Budget Bulletin Launched

Department of Social Development

The inaugural Social Budget Bulletin has been launched in Johannesburg.

According to the social development minister, Bathabile Dlamini, the notion of developing the Bulletin first arose in discussions with the International Labour Organization.

SASSA to Re-Activate Paymaster General Account with SARB

Department of Social Development

The Social Security Agency (SASSA) is in the process of re-activating its paymaster general account with the South African Reserve Bank.

The social development department announced this in a recent statement following an inter-ministerial committee on comprehensive social security meeting.

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