Parliamentary Committees Series 05-2022 - Open Committee Meetings 13 March



[13th March 2022]

Open Committee Meetings on Monday 14th March

Timetable of Open Meetings

[In the following tables "TC" means Senate Thematic Committee
and "PC" means National Assembly Portfolio Committee]

There will be only two open during the week, as follows:


14th March at 10 am

Committee or Committees

Type of meeting
and Venue


Joint Meeting

PCs on (1) Defence, Home Affairs and Security Services; (2)  Environment; (3) Mines and Mining Development


Hybrid of Virtual Meeting and Physical Meeting in

 Senate Chamber

Oral evidence from the three Ministries concerned on the Petition from the Mutoroshanga Voluntary Group regarding the need to place Mutoroshanga Green Pools under the Protected Places & Areas Act and the Environmental Management Act

Monday 7th March at 2 pm

PC  on
Local Government

Physical Meeting
in Government Caucus Room

Oral evidence from the Minister of Local Government and Public Works on the Status of Chiefs’ Council Secretariat and the administering of the Chiefs’ Council Vote.

Other committee activities

Other committees will either be holding closed meetings for deliberations or be conducting public hearings on various Bills – the programmes for the public hearings will be covered in other Veritas bulletins.

How to Follow Virtual Open Meetings on the ZOOM Platform

For assistance in following the proceedings in virtual open meetings on the ZOOM platform as observers, interested persons should contact the following for the meeting ID and passcode:

Parliament’s Public Relations Office, Tel: +263 242 700181-6  or  +263 242 252936 – 55. 

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