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14 December 2018

Law Updates Report

Issue 176

Keeping you informed of latest developments to law you care about.

Dear Subscriber,

NEW NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE ACT

National Minimum Wage Act (9/2018)

President Ramaphosa assented to the act at the end of November 2018. The National Minimum Wage Act comes into effect on 1 January 2019.

R.1378 of 2018

REGULATION AMENDMENTS RELATING TO EXPLOSIVES

Mine Health and Safety Act and Regulations (29/1996)

The amendments to the explosives regulations have come into force.

R.953 of 2018

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– Recently Published Updates –

Gazetted amendments applied to the Acts we publish.

Act 7/2018  (G.G.42059 - 27 November 2018)

Basic Conditions of Employment Act and Regulations (75/1997)

Basic Conditions of Employment Amendment Act, 2018

R.1378 of 2018  (G.G.42104 - 12 December 2018)

Basic Conditions of Employment Act and Regulations (75/1997)

Commencement of the National Minimum Wages Act

R.1347 of 2018  (G.G.42092 - 07 December 2018)

Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act and Regulations (130/1993)

Regulations relating to the payment of funeral expenses to dependants of deceased employees

R.1346 of 2018  (G.G.42092 - 07 December 2018)

Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act and Regulations (130/1993)

Increase of maximum amount of earnings on which the assessment of an employer shall be calculated

R.1336 of 2018  (G.G.42082 - 04 December 2018)

Competition Act and Regulations (89/1998)

Amendment to Rule 10(5) of the Rules for the Conduct of Proceedings in the Competition Commission

Act 8/2018  (G.G.42061 - 27 November 2018)

Labour Relations Act and Regulations (66/1995)

Labour Relations Amendment Act 8/2018

Notice 776 of 2018  (G.G.42092 - 07 December 2018)

Labour Relations Act and Regulations (66/1995)

Rules for the Conduct of Proceedings before the CCMA, Effective from 1 January 2019

R.1377 of 2018  (G.G.42103 - 12 December 2018)

Labour Relations Act and Regulations (66/1995)

Commencement of the Labour Relations Amendment Act 8/2018

R.952 of 2018  (G.G.41904 - 14 September 2018)

Mine Health and Safety Act and Regulations (29/1996)

Regulation Amendments relating to Competent Persons for Explosives

R.953 of 2018  (G.G.41904 - 14 September 2018)

Mine Health and Safety Act and Regulations (29/1996)

Regulation Amendments relating to Explosives

R.1378 of 2018  (G.G.42104 - 12 December 2018)

National Minimum Wage Act and Regulations (9/2018)

Commencement of the Act

R.628 of 2018  (G.G.41722 - 22 June 2018)

National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications Act and Regulations (5/2008)

Amendment of the compulsory specification for canned fish, canned marine molluscs and canned crustaceans and products derived therefrom (VC 8014)

R.1365 of 2018  (G.G.42092 - 07 December 2018)

National Water Act and Regulations (36/1998)

Mzimvubu-Tsitsikamma Water Management Area (MWA 7) in the Eastern Cape Province: Amending and limiting the use of water in terms of item 6 of Schedule 6 of the Act for urban, agricultural and industrial (including mining) purposes

R.1366 of 2018  (G.G.42092 - 07 December 2018)

National Water Act and Regulations (36/1998)

Mzimvubu-Tsitsikamma Water Management Area (WMA7) in the Eastern Cape Province: Amending and Limiting the use of Water in terms of Item 6 of Schedule 3 of the Act, for Urban, Agricultural and Industrial (including Mining) purposes

Notice 773 of 2018  (G.G.42092 - 07 December 2018)

Promotion of Access to Information Act and Regulations (2/2000)

Description Submitted in terms of Section 15 (1): Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Notice 774 of 2018  (G.G.42092 - 07 December 2018)

Promotion of Access to Information Act and Regulations (2/2000)

Description submitted in terms of section 15(1): Department of Basic Education

Notice 775 of 2018  (G.G.42092 - 07 December 2018)

Promotion of Access to Information Act and Regulations (2/2000)

Description in terms of section 15(1): Department of Higher Education and Training

– Pending Legislation –

Pending legislation due on the specified commencement date.

R.1339 of 2018  (G.G.42090 - 07 December 2018)

Agricultural Products Standards Act and Regulations (119/1990)

Regulations relating to the grading, packing and marking of popcorn kernels intended for sale in the Republic of South Africa

Commences: 07 December 2019

R.1340 of 2018  (G.G.42090 - 07 December 2018)

Agricultural Products Standards Act and Regulations (119/1990)

Regulations relating to the classification, packing and marking of vinegar and imitation vinegar intended for sale in the Republic of South Africa

Commences: 07 December 2019

– Proposed Legislation –

Proposed legislation recently published and open for comment.

Notice 770 of 2018  (G.G.42092 - 07 December 2018)

Animal Diseases Act and Regulations (35/1984)

Veterinary Procedural Notice for African Horse Sickness Control in South Africa or “AHS VPN” under the Act and the Animal Diseases Regulations (R.2026 of 1986)

Comment by: 07 March 2019

BN.179 of 2018  (G.G.42092 - 07 December 2018)

Auditing Profession Act and Regulations (26/2005)

Proposed Revised Section 321 of the Code of Professional Conduct for Registered Auditors: Second Opinions

Comment by: 05 February 2019

R.1346 of 2018  (G.G.42092 - 07 December 2018)

Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act and Regulations (130/1993)

Proposed increase in monthly pensions; and amendment of Schedule 4, manner of calculating compensation

Comment by: 07 February 2019

Notice 796 of 2018  (G.G.42095 - 07 December 2018)

Electoral Act and Regulations (73/1998)

Notice of intention to introduce a Private Members Bill into Parliament and invitation for public comment thereon

Comment by: 21 January 2019

R.1381 of 2018  (G.G.42108 - 13 December 2018)

Electronic Communications Act and Regulations (36/2005)

The Draft Conformity Assessment Framework for Equipment Authorization.

Comment by: 12 January 2019

R.1382 of 2018  (G.G.42109 - 13 December 2018)

Electronic Communications Act and Regulations (36/2005)

The Draft Ordering System Specification for Number Portability.

Comment by: 12 January 2019

BN.181 of 2018  (G.G.42092 - 07 December 2018)

Financial Markets Act and Regulations (19/2012)

Proposed Amendments to the Listing Requirements of Equity Express Securities Exchange (“EESE”).

Comment by: 21 December 2018

R.1364 of 2018  (G.G.42092 - 07 December 2018)

National Credit Act and Regulations (34/2005)

Draft Amendment of the Regulations for matters relating to the Functions of the National Consumer Tribunal and Rules for the Conduct of matters before the National Consumer Tribunal

Comment by: 06 January 2019

R.1376 of 2018  (G.G.42102 - 12 December 2018)

National Energy Regulator Act (40/2004)

Notice on the public hearings on Eskom’s Third Multi-year Price Determination Regulatory Clearing Account Year 5 (2017/18) and Fourth Multi-year Price Determination Applications

Comment by: 04 January 2019

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