March 2020

CONSTITUTION WATCH 06/2020 - Constitution Amendment (No. 2) Bill - An Overview

CONSTITUTION WATCH 6/2020

[18th March 2020]

Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment (No. 2) Bill : An Overview

In previous Constitution Watches [see below for links to these bulletins] we analysed specific provisions of the Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment (No. 2) Bill, which ‒ coronavirus permitting ‒ is likely to be presented in Parliament soon after the 17th April.

SI 2020-070 Proclamation 1 of 2020

HIS EXCELLENCY THE HONOURABLE EMMERSON DAMBUDZO MNANGAGWA, G.C.Z.M., President of Zimbabwe and Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Forces of Zimbabwe.
WHEREAS section 187(1) of the Constitution of Zimbabwe, 2013, provides that a judge may be removed from office only for inability to perform the functions of his or her offi ce, due to mental or physical incapacity, gross incompetence or gross misconduct;

SI 2020-069 Insurance and Pensions Commission (Issuance of General Guidelines and Standards) Regulations, 2020

IT is hereby notified that the Minister of Finance and Economic Development has, in terms of section 33 of the Insurance and Pensions Commission Act [Chapter 24:21], made the following regulations:—
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1. These regulations may be cited as the Insurance and Pensions Commission (Issuance of General Guidelines and Standards) Regulations, 2020.

SI 2020-068 Collective Bargaining Agreement - Motor Industry

IT is hereby notified that the Minister of Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare has, in terms of section 80 of the Labour Act [Chapter 28:01], approved the publication of the Collective Bargaining Agreement set out in the Schedule. This agreement further amends the agreement published in Statutory Instrument 35 of 2011, registered in terms of section 79 of the Labour Act [Chapter 28:01].
SCHEDULE
EMPLOYMENT COUNCIL FOR MOTOR INDUSTRY

SI 2020-067 National Arts Council of Zimbabwe (General) (Amendment) Regulations, 2020 (No. 2)

IT is hereby notified that the Minister of Youth, Sport, Arts and Recreation, has in terms of section 34 of the National Arts Council Act [Chapter 25:07], made the following regulations:—
1. These regulations may be cited as the National Arts Council of Zimbabwe (General) (Amendment) Regulations, 2020 (No. 2).

SI 2020-066 Collective Bargaining Agreement: Motor Industry

IT is hereby notified that the Minister Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare has, in terms of section 80 of the Labour Act [Chapter 28:01],approved the publication of the Collective Bargaining Agreement set out in the Schedule. This agreement further amends the agreement published in Statutory Instrument 35 of 2011, registered in terms of section 79 of the Labour Act [Chapter 28:01].
SCHEDULE
EMPLOYMENT COUNCIL FOR MOTOR INDUSTRY

SI 2020-065 Petroleum (Direct Fuel Imports and Marking of Fuel) Regulations, 2020

IT is hereby notified that the Minister of Energy and Power Development after consultation with the Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority has, in terms of section 57 of the Petroleum Act [Chapter 13:22], made the following regulations:—
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1. These regulations may be cited as the Petroleum (Direct Fuel Imports and Marking of Fuel) Regulations, 2020.

Marriages Bill - Minister's Proposed Amendments for Committee Stage - Due on Tuesday 17th March

MARRIAGES BILL
MINISTER'S PROPOSED AMENDMENTS FOR CONSIDERATION DURING COMMITTEE STAGE

 

The Marriages Bill was read for the second time in the National Assembly on Tuesday 10th March 2020.  In replying to the Second Reading debate the Minister of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs indicated that he would be proposing Committee Stage amendments.

Bill Watch Parliamentary Committees Series 11/2020 - Open Committee Meetings Monday 16th to Thursday 19th March

BILL WATCH

PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEES SERIES 11/2020

[15th March 2020]

Open Committee Meetings Monday 16th to Thursday 19th March

There will be committee meetings open to attendance by the public in Parliament Building, Harare, on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday this week.

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