September 2017

SI 2017-122A - Exchange Control (Amendment) Regulations, 2017 (No. 5)

Statutory Instrument 122A of 2017

Exchange Control (Amendment) Regulations, 2017 (No. 5)

Gazetted and into force Thursday  28th September 2017

These regulations were  explained by Hon Patrick Chinamasa, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, in paragraph 10 of his Ministerial Statement on Cash Shortages and Bank Charges  delivered in the National Assembly on 28th September. 

Shop Licences Amendment Bill - PLC Adverse Report

In pursuit of its constitutional mandate as provided in section 152(2) of the Constitution of Zimbabwe, the Parliamentary Legal Committee met on the 22nd of August 2015 at 1115 hrs to consider the Shop Licences Bill [H.B. 10, 2016]. After deliberations the Committee resolved that an adverse report be issued in respect of clause 7  of the Bill amending section 13 of  Shop Licences Act (CAP 14:17) and clause 8 of the Bill repealing section 14 of CAP 14:17.

PLC Adverse Report on SI 2017-74 - Police (Association) Regulations

In pursuit of its Constitutional mandate as provided for in Section 152 of the Constitution, the Parliamentary Legal Committee (hereinafter referred to as “the Committee”) met on the 18th of July 2017. On its agenda, was the analysis of Statutory Instrument 74 of 2017, Police (Association) Regulations, 2017, gazetted on the 9th of June 2017. After deliberations, the Committee unanimously resolved that an adverse report be issued in respect of the Statutory Instrument, due to the following considerations:—

ZEC Voter Registration Centres notice



It is hereby notified for general information that the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) shall be registering voters using the new Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) system at all ZEC District offices with effect from 18 September 2017. The offices will open during normal working hours from 0800hrs to 1645hrs, Monday to Friday.

Documents required for registration are:

BILL WATCH 33-2017

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].