July 2015

BILL WATCH 29-2015

BILL WATCH 29/2015

[30th July 2015]

The General Laws Amendment Bill: Amendments to the Criminal Law Code

Introduction

The GLA Bill proposes wide-ranging amendments to the Code, many of them minor, some of them far-reaching, most of them technically complex.  In this Bill Watch we shall explain the more important of these amendments.

NYAMANDE & DONGA v ZUVA PETROLEUM (PVT) LTD [SC 43-15]

SUPREME COURT OF ZIMBABWE

CHIDYAUSIKU CJ, GWAUNZA JA, GARWE JA, HLATSHWAYO JA & GUVAVA JA

HARARE, FEBRUARY 3 & JULY 17, 2015

 

L Madhuku, with him C Mucheche, for the appellants

T Mpofu, for the respondent

CHIDYAUSIKU CJ:   This is an appeal from a judgment of the Labour Court delivered on 28 March 2014 allowing termination of the appellants’ employment contracts on notice.

SI 2015-77 - Presidential Powers (Application of Cap 8:14 to Premier Service Medical Aid Society) Regulations, 2015

HIS Excellency the President, in terms of section 2 of the Presidential Powers (Temporary Measures) Act [Chapter 10:20], hereby makes the following regulations:-

Title

1 These regulations may be cited as the Presidential Powers (Application of Cap 8:14 to Premier Service Medical Aid Society) Regulations, 2015.

Application of Cap 8:14 to Premier Service Medical Aid Society

BILL WATCH 25-2015

BILL WATCH 25/2015

[14th July 2015]

Parliament sat last week and continues this week

Cabinet Reshuffle: Monday 6th July

On Monday 6th July President Mugabe made new Ministerial appointments and reassigned other Ministers. 

Appointments

SI 2015-75 - Assignment of Functions (Min. of Welfare for War Veterans) Notice, 2015

IT is hereby notified that His Excellency the President has, in terms of section I 04( I) of the Constitution, as read with section 37(2) of the Interpretation Act [Chapter 1:01], assigned the administration of Acts set out in the Schedule.
The functions conferred or imposed on the Minister of Welfare Services for War Veterans, War Collaborators, former Political Detainees and Restrictees, save to the extent that those functions have not been assigned to another Minister.

SCHEDULE

Public Debt Management Bill - Minister's Ammendments

NOTICE OF PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO
PUBLIC DEBT MANAGEMENT BILL
TO BE MOVED BY THE
MINISTER OF FINANCE AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

 

SECTION 2   (INTERPRETATION)

On page 3, in the definition of "Medium Term Debt Strategy" insert the word 'Management' so as to read "Medium Term Debt Management Strategy".

 

On page 3, in the definition of "Medium Term Debt Strategy" delete the acronym "MTDS".

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