Input needed on Appropriation Bill


The Standing Committee on Appropriations is inviting stakeholders and interested parties to submit written submissions on the Appropriation Bill [B3-2010].The Bill, that includes the defence appropriation, was tabled together with the 2010/2011 budget on February 17.

The Money Bills Amendment Procedure and Related Matters Act 9 of 2009 requires Parliament to conduct public hearings and to report on the Appropriation Bill. This Bill provides for the appropriation of money from the National Revenue Fund for the requirements of the State for the 2010/11 financial year.

Public hearings will be conducted at Parliament on Tuesday, May 4.

Submissions can be emailed to the Committee Secretary, Ms Thoko Xaso, at [email protected] by no later than noon on Tuesday April 27. Xaso can be reached at 021 403-3716 or 083 709 8489.