Bill Watch

BILL WATCH 65/2020

[3rd October 2020]

Public Health Covid Regulations and Lock-down Order : More Amendments

BILL WATCH 64/2020

[30th September 2020]

The Cyber Security and Data Protection Bill

An Analysis

BILL WATCH 63/2020

[29th September 2020]

Both the Senate and the National Assembly are Sitting This Week

Fast-Tracking to Apply to All Government Business This Week

BILL WATCH 62/2020

[29th September 2020]

The Zimbabwe Media Commission Bill

BILL WATCH 61/2020

[22nd September 2020]

Lock-down Order Amendments

BILL WATCH 60/2020

[20th September 2020]

The Senate Passed Four Bills Last Week

Both Houses will Sit This Week

BILL WATCH 59/2020

[14th September 2020]

The Senate will Sit This Week from Tuesday 15th September

The National Assembly Has Adjourned until 22nd September

BILL WATCH 58/2020

[8th September 2020]

The National Assembly Sat Last Week and Will Continue This Week

The Senate is Due to Resume on Tuesday 15th September

Two More Acts of 2020 Gazetted and Now in Force

BILL WATCH 57/2020

[4th September 2020]

Covid-19 Lock-Down Order : Consolidation and Amendment

On the 20th August the Public Health (COVID-19 Prevention, Containment and Treatment) (National Lock-down) (Consolidation and Amendment) Order, 2019 was published in the Gazette as SI 200 of 2020.  It can be accessed on the Veritas website [link].

BILL WATCH 56/2020

[25th August 2020]

The National Assembly will Sit Briefly Today to Adjourn until 1st September

Senate is Due to Resume on Tuesday 15th September

BILL WATCH 55/2020

[14th August 2020]

Progress on the Legislative Agenda for this Session of Parliament

Note: All gazetted Acts or Bills are shown with links:  those without links are not gazetted and therefore not available.

Number of Bills from the Legislative Agenda Still to be Enacted: Total 25

Bills on the Legislative Agenda for This Session

BILL WATCH 54/2020

[10th August 2020]

Backlog of Bills in Parliament

New Legislation Discussed in Cabinet

Backlog of Bills in Parliament

Still to clear through the House of Assembly

BILL WATCH 53/2020

[7th August 2020]

The Senate Has Adjourned to 15th September

Business of Parliament Remains Suspended until Further Notice

First An Apology : In the last Bill Watch we stated that Hon Masango Matambanadzo who passed away recently

was a member of ZANU-PF, but in fact he was a member of the National Patriotic Front

BILL WATCH 52/2020

[29th July 2020]

The National Assembly has Adjourned to 25th August

Business of Parliament Remains Suspended until Further Notice

BILL WATCH 51/2020

[29th July 2020]

Covid-19 Lock-down Order : Imposition of Curfew

Last week the President announced that stricter lock-down measures would be imposed with effect from the 22nd July.  The principal measures he announced were:

BILL WATCH 50/2020

[27th July 2020]

All Business of Parliament has been Suspended Until Further Notice

The Clerk of Parliament has this morning made the following announcement:

BILL WATCH 49/2020

[21st July 2020]

It is the Senate’s Turn to Sit This Week

The National Assembly Sat Last Week and Will Resume on 28th July

Mid-Term Fiscal Policy Review Statement Was Delivered on 16th July

BILL WATCH 48/2020

[16th July 2020]

Mid-Term Fiscal Policy Review Statement,

Supplementary Estimates, Appropriation & Finance Bills

to be Presented This Afternoon

The Minister of Finance and Economic Development is due to present his Mid-Term Fiscal Policy Review Statement in the National Assembly this afternoon.

BILL WATCH 47/2020

[15th July 2020]

Closure of Zimbabwe Stock Exchange and
Mobile Money Platforms

BILL WATCH 46/2020

[10th July 2020]

The Senate Sat Last Week, then Adjourned until 21st July

The National Assembly Sat This Week & Will Sit Again Next Week

First Acts of 2020 Gazetted