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April 2011

JUTA'S WEEKLY E-MAIL SERVICE 

(Bulletin 14 of 2011, based on Gazettes received during the week dated 25 March to 1 April 2011)

ISSN 1022 - 6397

PROCLAMATIONS AND NOTICES

Accounting Standards Board:

Exposure Draft of Revisions to the Preface to the Standards of GRAP and the Preface to the Interpretations of the Standards of GRAP (ED 84) published for comment at www.asb.co.za (BN 64 in GG 34158 of 1 April 2011) (p64)

Department of Environmental Affairs:

Draft Municipal Waste Sector Plan published for comment (GenN 182 in GG 34167 of 30 March 2011) (p2)

Statistics South Africa:

Consumer Price Index, Rate (Base 2 000 = 100), Rate: February 2011: 3,7 published (GenN 178 in GG 34158 of 1 April 2011) (p55)

CURRENCY AND EXCHANGES ACT 9 OF 1933

Exchange Control Regulations, 1961 amended (GN R273 & 274 in GG 34159 of 1 April 2011) (pp 165 & 166)

CUSTOMS AND EXCISE ACT 91 OF 1964

Schedule 1 amended with effect from 1 April 2011 (GN R272 in GG 34159 of 1 April 2011) (p167) and (GN Rs 254-6 in GG 34166 of 28 March 2011) (pp 3, 5 & 13)

Schedule 1 amended with effect from 6 April 2011 (GN R257-8 in GG 34166 of 28 March 2011) (pp 14 & 15)

Schedule 4 amended with effect from 1 April 2011 (GN R259 in GG 34166 of 28 March 2011) (p16)

Schedule 6 amended with effect from 6 April 2011 (GN R260 in GG 34166 of 28 March 2011) (p17)

HEALTH PROFESSIONS ACT 56 OF 1974

Rules relating to the registration by oral hygienists of additional qualifications published (BN 63 in GG 34158 of 1 April 2011) (p63)

ANIMAL DISEASES ACT 35 OF 1984

Tariffs on import and master permits published (GN 282 in GG 34158 of 1 April 2011) (p6)

AGRICULTURAL PRODUCT STANDARDS ACT 119 OF 1990

Draft Regulations Relating to the Grading, Packing and Marking of Macadamia Kernels intended for Sale in the Republic of South Africa  published for comment at www.daff.gov.za (GenN 177 in GG 34158 of 1 April 2011) (p37)

CROSS-BORDER ROAD TRANSPORT ACT 4 OF 1998

Cross-Border Road Transport Amendment Regulations, 2011 published (GN R284 in GG 34168 of 31 March 2011) (p3)

COMPETITION ACT 89 OF 1998

Western Cape Citrus Producers Forum ('WCCPF’): Application for exemption published for comment (GenN 179 in GG 34158 of 1 April 2011) (p38)

CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT BOARD ACT 38 OF 2000

Notification that Green Star South Africa - Office Version 1 has been identified as best practice to be followed in the design of office buildings and is available at www.gbcsa.org.za published (BN 66 in GG 34158 of 1 April 2011) (p70)

MINERAL AND PETROLEUM RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT ACT 28 OF 2002

Moratorium on the receiving of new applications for prospecting rights for a period of six months from 1 September 2010 until 28 February 2011 published in GN 768 in GG 33511 of 31 August 2010 and extended until 30 September 2011 in respect of the Mpumalanga region, and until 31 March 2011 in respect of all other regions by GN 160 in GG 34057 of 28 February 2011, extended until 15 April 2011 in respect of all other regions (GN 287 in GG 34171 of 31 March 2011) (p3)

NATIONAL HEALTH ACT 61 OF 2003

Proposed regulations relating to: artificial fertilization of persons published for comment (GN R262 in GG 34159 of 1 April 2011) (p4)

Proposed regulations relating to the use of human biological material published for comment (GN R263 in GG 34159 of 1 April 2011) (p23)

Proposed regulations relating to the registration of microbiological laboratories and the acquisition, importation, handling, maintenance and supply of human pathogens published for comment (GN R264 in GG 34159 of 1 April 2011) (p32)

Proposed regulations relating to the stem cell institutions or organisations published for comment (GN R265 in GG 34159 of 1 April 2011) (p56)

Proposed regulations relating to the import and export of human tissue, blood, blood products, cultured cells, stem cells, embryos, zygotes and gametes published for comment (GN R266 in GG 34159 of 1 April 2011) (p71)

Proposed regulations relating to the tissue banks published for comment (GN R267 in GG 34159 of 1 April 2011) (p92)

Proposed regulations relating to the general control of human bodies, tissue, blood, blood products and gametes published for comment (GN R268 in GG 34159 of 1 April 2011) (p102)

Proposed regulations relating to the blood and blood products published for comment (GN R269 in GG 34159 of 1 April 2011) (p125)

Proposed regulations relating to the rendering of clinical forensic medicine services published for comment (GN R270 in GG 34159 of 1 April 2011) (p137)

Proposed ministerial determination on revenue retention by central hospitals published for comment (GN R271 in GG 34159 of 1 April 2011) (p148)

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE ACT 13 OF 2004

Increase in respect of social grants with effect from 1 April 2011 (GN R285 in GG 34169 of 31 March 2011) (p3)

Regulations relating to the application for and payment of social assistance and the requirements or conditions in respect of eligibility for social assistance amended with effect from 1 April 2011 (GN R286 in GG 34169 of 31 March 2011) (p4)

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS ACT 36 OF 2005

Radio Frequency Spectrum Regulations, 2011 published and Radio Regulations published in GN R2862 of 28 December 1979, regulations with respect to applications for radio frequency licences, station certificates and authorities published in GN R291 in GG 23212 of 6 March 2002, regulations for obtaining a permit for the possession of radio apparatus published in GN R294 in GG 23212 of 6 March 2002; High Demand Radio Frequency Spectrum Licensing Framework Regulations published in GN R469 in GG 33248 of 28 May 2010, the Radio Frequency Spectrum Licensing Exempt Regulations published in GenN 926 in GG 31290 of 29 July 2008, the Radio Frequency Spectrum Licensing Exempt Regulations published in GenN 944 in GG 31321 of 8 August 2008 repealed with effect from 1 April 2011 (GenN 184 in GG 34172 of 31 March 2011) (p3)

NATIONAL ENERGY ACT 34 OF 2008

Date of commencement of Chapter 4: 1 April 2011 (Proc 28 in GG 34175 of 1 April 2011) (p3)

CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT 68 OF 2008

Consumer Protection Act Regulations published (GN R293 in GG 34180 of 1 April 2011) (p3)

Determination of the Threshold published in terms of the Act (GN 294 in GG 34181 of 1 April 2011) (p3)

NATIONAL LAND TRANSPORT ACT 5 OF 2009

Draft minimum requirements for the preparation of Provincial Land Transport Framework Regulations, 2011 published for comment (GenN 181 in GG 34158 of 1 April 2011) (p41)

PROVINCIAL LEGISLATION

EASTERN CAPE

Minister of Health: Classification of patients according to means test and explanation of tariffs published (GenN 82 in PG 2540 of 28 March 2011) (p3)

Local Government: Municipal Structures Act 117 of 1998: 117/1998: Withdrawal notice: Amendment and repeal of PN 116 in PG 1905 of 30 May 2008 read with PN 261 in PG 1951 of 6 August 2008 for the establishment of municipalities within the province as published under PN 28 in PG 2421 of 28 July 2010; and Establishment of Municipalities in terms of sections 12 and 17 published and PN 106 in PG 687 of 2 December 2000 replaced as published under PN 45 in PG 2494 of 24 December 2010 published (PN 13 in PG 2541 of 29 March 2011) (p3)

Local Government: Municipal Structures Act 117 of 1998: Proposed amendment to Establishment of municipalities published (PN 14 in PG 2543 of 31 March 2011) (p3)

FREE STATE

Local Government: Municipal Structures Act 117 of 1998: Draft determination and re-determination of municipalities published for comment (PN 261 in PG 147 of 28 March 2011) (p2)

Finance Act 1 of 2011 [1] (PG 148 of 31 March 2011)
Date of commencement: 31 March 2011

Special Adjustment Appropriation Act 2 of 2011 [2] (PG 149 of 31 March 2011)
Date of commencement: 31 March 2011

National Road Traffic Act 93 of 1996: Determination of permit fees for the conveyance of abnormal loads for the financial year 1 April 2011 to 31 March 2012 published (PG 1 of 1 April 2011) (p7)

Free State Provincial Road Traffic Act 2 of 1998: Notice of increase of motor vehicle registration and licence fees published (PG 1 of 1 April 2011) (p8)

GAUTENG

National Heritage Resources Act 25 of 1999: Provisional protection in respect of the Old Sharpeville Police Station, Phelindaba Cemetery, Kwa-Dlomo Dam, Sharpeville Memorial and Sharpeville Exhibition Centre, Vuka Cemetery, Roman Catholic Church published (GenNs 927 to 932 in PG 54 of 30 March 2011 (pp73 & 74)

Gauteng Gambling Act 4 of 1995: Gauteng Gambling Amendment Regulations, 2011 published (GenN 941 in PG 55 of 29 March 2011) (p3)

Gauteng School Education Act 6 of 1995: Draft regulations on domestic and international tours for learners at public schools, 2010 published for comment (GenN 942 in PG 56 of 29 March 2011) (p3)

Hospital Ordinance 14 of 1958: Revision of Uniform Patient Fee Schedule relating to the classification of and fees payable by patients at Provincial Hospitals (Folateng Wards), 2011 (GenN 944 in PG 57 of 31 March 2011) (p3)

Hospitals Ordinance 14 of 1958: Revision of Uniform Patient Fee Schedule relating to Ambulances, 2011 published (GenN 945 in PG 58 of 31 March 2011) (p3)

Hospitals Ordinance 14 of 1958: Revision of the Uniform Patient Fee Schedule relating to Hospital Mortuary, 2011 published (GenN 946 in PG 58 of 31 March 2011) (p6)

Hospitals Ordinance 14 of 1958: Revision of the Uniform Patient Fee Schedule relating to classification of and fees payable by patients at Provincial Hospitals, 2011 published (GenN 947 in PG 58 of 31 March 2011) (p8)

KWAZULU-NATAL

Msunduzi Municipality: Water Services By-law: Correction notice published (MN 36 in PG 565 of 31 March 2011 (p9)

KwaZulu-Natal Gaming and Betting Act 8 of 2010[3]
Date of commencement: 1 April 2011 (simultaneously with the KwaZulu-Natal Gaming and Betting Tax Act of 2010: Not proclaimed yet) (PN 34 in PG 566 of 1 April 2011)
Amends: Provincial Notice 274 of 1998: Regulations in terms of s. 87 of the KwaZulu-Natal Gambling Act 10 of 1996
Repeals: Law to Province for the Discouragement of Gambling 25 of 1878, Regulation of Racing and Betting Ordinance 28 of 1957, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Ordinance 11 of 1959, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Further Amendment Ordinance 30 of 1959, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Ordinance 33 of 1960, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Ordinance 3 of 1961, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Ordinance 7 of 1963, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Further Amendment Ordinance, 32 of 1963, Horse Racing and Betting Control Amendment Ordinance 43 of 1971, Horse Racing and Betting Control Amendment Ordinance 7 of 1973, Horse Racing and Betting Control Second Amendment Ordinance 31 of 1973, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Ordinance 28 of 1974, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Ordinance 6 of 1975, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Ordinance 2 of 1976, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Ordinance 12 of 1976, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Second Amendment Ordinance 21 of 1976, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Ordinance 14 of 1980, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Ordinance 9 of 1982, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Second Amendment Ordinance 18 of 1982, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Ordinance 21 of 1983, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Second Amendment Ordinance 35 of 1983, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Ordinance 21 of 1984, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Ordinance 3 of 1986, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Second Amendment Ordinance 18 of 1986, Proclamation 11 of 1988, Proclamation 30 of 1990, Proclamation 19 of 1991, Proclamation 39 of 1991, Proclamation 50 of 1991, Proclamation 25 of 1992, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Amendment Act 4 of 1994, Horse Racing and Betting Control Consolidation Second Amendment Act 5 of 1994, KwaZulu-Natal Gabling Act 10 of 1996, KwaZulu-Natal Gambling Amendment Act 1 of 1997, KwaZulu-Natal Regulation of Racing and Betting Ordinance Amendment Act 8 of 1998, KwaZulu-Natal Gambling Amendment Act 11 of 1998 and KwaZulu-Natal Gambling Amendment Act 2 of 2000

MPUMALANGA

National Health Act 61 of 2003: Amended Hospital Fees Manual published (GenN 105 in PG 1917 of 31 March 2011) (p3)

NORTHERN CAPE

John Taolo Gaetsewe District Municipality: Water Services Amendment By-law, 2010 and Keeping of Animals, Poultry and Bees Control Amendment By-law, 2011 published (GenNs 16 & 17 in PG 1506 of 28 March 2011) (pp 3 & 4)

Local Government: Municipal Structures Act 117 of 1998: Amendment of Section 12 Notices: ON 27 of 22 September 2000 to give effect to the change in the boundary of the Tsantsabane Local Municipality (NC085), ON 28 of 22 September 2000 to give effect to the change in the boundary of the Khai-ma Local Municipality (NC067) and ON 28 of 22 September 2000 to give effect to the change in the boundary of the Kamiesberg Local Municipality (NC064) published (ONs 3-5 in PG 1507 of 28 March 2011) (pp 3, 4 & 5)

NORTH WEST

National Land Transport Transition Act 22 of 2000: Provincial Land Transport Framework: Final Report published (GenN 63 in PG 6877 of 1 April 2011) (p3)

National Land Transport Transition Act 22 of 2000: White Paper on Provincial Transport Policy published (GenN 64 in PG 6878 of 1 April 2011) (p3)

WESTERN CAPE

Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996: Overstrand Municipality: By-law relating to Outdoor Advertising and Signage and previous by-laws repealed (PN 77 in PG 6856 of 14 March 2011) (p2)

Western Cape Health Services Fees Act 5 of 2008: Amendments to Regulations relating to the uniform patient fee schedule for health care services rendered by the Department of Health published (PN 90 in PG 6862 of 25 March 2011) (p398)


[1] Finansieswet 1 van 2011

[2]Spesiale Aansuiweringsbegrotingswet 2 van 2011

[3] KwaZulu-Natal Wet op Dobbelary en Weddery 8 van 2010

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