Bill Watch

BILL WATCH 40/2017

[31st October 2017]

Both Houses of Parliament Are Sitting This Week

Reconfigured Ministries: Nomenclature “Clarified”

BILL WATCH 39/2017

[20th October 2017]

The National Assembly Sat from the 17th – 19th October: the Senate did not

Both Houses will Resume on Tuesday 31st October

National Peace and Reconciliation Commission Bill

The Bill is still being prepared for transmission to the President for assent and subsequent gazetting as an Act.

BILL WATCH 38/2017

[15th October 2017]

New Ministerial Line-up

Following the Presidents Cabinet reshuffle of 9th October 2017

 

Name of Ministry

Minister after reshuffle

BILL WATCH 37/2017

[11th October 2017]

Both Houses of Parliament are Sitting This Week

National Peace and Reconciliation Commission Bill Finally Passed

BILL WATCH  36/2017

[5th October 2017]

Update on Statutory Instruments Gazetted during September

This bulletin outlines all statutory instruments gazetted during September.  Unless stated otherwise, they all came into operation on the gazetted dates given below.

Four noteworthy instruments were made by the President:

BILL WATCH 35/2017
[29th September 2017]
In Parliament 19th to 28th September [Last Week and This Week]
Only the National Assembly sat last week, but this week both Houses met.    Tuesday’s sitting of the Senate was its first since the opening of the present session of Parliament.  
In the National Assembly Last Week
BILL WATCH 34/2017
[28th September 2017]
Urgent Notice
Parliament Calls on Public to Nominate Candidates for Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe Board

BILL WATCH 33/2017

[19th September  2017]

The National Assembly Will Sit This Week, Starting Today

Late News: Electoral Amendment Bill Gazetted

An Electoral Amendment Bill was gazetted yesterday, 18th September, in a Government Gazette Extraordinary.  It is available on the Veritas website [link].

BILL WATCH 32/2017
[15th September 2017]
The Legislative Agenda for the Fifth Session of Parliament

BILL WATCH 31/2017

[12th September 2017]

Official Opening of Fifth and Final Session of Parliament

Tuesday 12th September

BILL WATCH 30/2017

[4th September 2017]

Parliament is in Recess

Official Opening of the Next Session – Tuesday 12th September

National Peace and Reconciliation Commission Bill: Present Status

BILL WATCH 29/2017

[1st September 2017]

Parliament is Now in Recess

Official Opening of the Next Session – Tuesday 12th September

Present Status of the Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment (No. 1) Bill

BILL WATCH 28/2017

[14th August 2017]

Parliament is Now in Recess

Official Opening of the Next Session – Tuesday 12th September

Acts of Parliament Gazetted on 4th August

Two Acts of Parliament were published in the Government Gazette on Friday 4th August:-

BILL WATCH 27/2017

[9th August 2017]

Parliament Adjourns to 12th September Leaving Bills Uncompleted

BILL WATCH 26/2017

[3rd August 2017]

Constitution Amendment Bill Passed by Senate?

Stop Press: There have been queries about the two-thirds majorities in both Houses that passed the Bill

BILL WATCH 25/2017

[26th July 2017]

Both Houses sat last week, from 18th to 20th July

And both are sitting this week, from Tuesday to Thursday

LATE NEWS:  Constitution Amendment Bill Passed by National Assembly

BILL WATCH 24/2017

[18th July 2017]

The Senate sat last week, from 11th to 13th July

Both Houses of Parliament will be sitting this week

BILL WATCH 23/2017

[11th July 2017]

The Senate is sitting this week, starting today 11th July

The National Assembly will not resume until next week, on Tuesday 18th July

BILL WATCH 22/2017

[26th June 2017]

Only the National Assembly is sitting this week

The Senate will resume on Tuesday 11th July

National Assembly Sitting This Week: Departure from Sitting Calendar 

Both Houses achieved their June quota of nine sitting days when they sat on Thursday last week. 

BILL WATCH 21/2017

[22nd June 2017]

Both Houses of Parliament are sitting this week

Update on Constitution Amendment Bill: National Assembly 20th and 21st June

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