Bill Watch

BILL WATCH 10/2015

[19th March 2015]

MDC-T Precipitates 21 More Parliamentary Vacancies

MDC-T Succeeds in Unseating 21 Renewal Team MPs

On Tuesday 17th March similar rulings were handed down, in the Senate by the President of the Senate and in the National Assembly by the Speaker, declaring vacancies in:

- 4 Senate seats

BILL WATCH 9/2015

[17th March 2015]

Both Houses of Parliament Will Be Sitting All This Week

BILL WATCH 8/2015

[2nd March 2015]

Both Houses of Parliament Will Resume on Tuesday 3rd March

Both the Senate and the National Assembly took a break last week, after sitting from 27th January to 19th February.  Committee business was also suspended for the week, resuming today 2nd March.   

BILL WATCH 7/2015

[28th February 2015]

Parliament Will Sit Again on Tuesday 3rd March

At the end of their sittings on Thursday 19th February both the Senate and the National Assembly started a week-long break by adjourning until Tuesday 3rd March.  At the same sittings the presiding officers announced that all committee business would also be suspended until Monday 2nd March. 

BILL WATCH 6/2015

[18th February 2015]

Both Houses of Parliament Are Sitting This Week

This bulletin is intended to update readers on the following:

- the recent filling of the vacant ZANU-PF Mashonaland West party-list seat in the Senate;

BILL WATCH 5/2015

[16th February 2015]

Both Houses of Parliament Are Sitting This Week

What Happened in Parliament Last Week

On all three sitting days, the National Assembly sat for three hours or more, rising at 5.46 pm, 5.15 pm and 5.21 pm.

Bills

BILL WATCH 4/2015

[11th February 2015]

Both Houses of Parliament Are Sitting This Week

What Happened in Parliament 3rd to 5th February and 10th February

National Assembly

Bills

BILL WATCH 3/2015

[3rd February 2015]

Both Houses of Parliament Will Be Sitting This Week

Both Houses of Parliament resumed on Tuesday 27th January after their five-week Christmas and New Year holiday break. They will continue sitting this week, starting on Tuesday 4th February. 

Two National Assembly By-elections: Candidates Nominated

BILL WATCH 2/2015

[25th January 2015]

Both Houses of Parliament Will Resume on Tuesday 27th January

The National Assembly and the Senate will return from their Christmas and New Year recess on Tuesday 27th January.  The National Assembly sat last on 18th December, the Senate on 19th December, when they approved the 2015 Budget and passed the Finance (No. 3) Bill and Appropriation (2015) Bill.

BILL WATCH 1/2015

[15th January 2015]

Parliament is in Recess until Tuesday 27th January

Parliament’s 3-day Pre-Christmas Sitting

BILL WATCH 45/2014

[30th November 2014]

Both Houses of Parliament Have Adjourned until Tuesday 16th December

2015 Budget Statement Presented

BILL WATCH 44/2014

[24th November 2014]

Parliament Will Resume Sitting on Tuesday 25th November
The 2015 Budget Will be Presented on Thursday 27th November

­ Pre-Budget Parliamentary Business This Week

BILL WATCH 43/2014

[17th November 2014]

Parliament is in Recess until Tuesday 25th November

Ebola and Zimbabwean Law

BILL WATCH 42/2014

[10th November 2014]

Both Houses of Parliament Are in Recess until 25th November

The New Protocol on the SADC Tribunal

BILL WATCH 41/2014

[29th October 2014]

Parliament has Adjourned until Tuesday 25th November

President Sets Legislative Agenda at Opening of Second Session

On Tuesday, 28th October 2014, President Mugabe opened the Second Session of the Eighth Parliament of Zimbabwe.

BILL WATCH 40/2014

[26th October 2014]

The President Will Officially Open the Second Session of Parliament
on Tuesday 28th October

BILL WATCH 39/2014

[23rd October 2014]

Both Houses of Parliament are in Recess until 28th October

Mid-Term Budget Acts Gazetted

Appropriation (Supplementary) Act and Finance (No. 2) Act

BILL WATCH 38/2014

[30th September 2014]

Both Houses of Parliament Have Adjourned until 28th October

The following documents referred in this bulletin are available from the addresses given at the end of this bulletin:

- Fiscal Policy Review Statement presented on 11th September

BILL WATCH 37/2014

[24th September 2014]

Last Week of the Present Parliamentary Session

Houses Resolve to End “Session” on 25th September

Last week both Houses of Parliament resolved that “the First Session of the Eighth Parliament will end on Thursday 25th September 2014”[Full text of the resolutions available from the addresses given at the end of this bulletin.]

BILL WATCH 36/2014

[22nd September 2014]

Mid Term Fiscal Policy Review Debate, Finance (No. 2) Bill,
Sovereign Wealth Fund of Zimbabwe Bill

Mid Term Fiscal Policy Review

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