New National Assembly agrees on agenda guidelines

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Parliament added that portfolio committee will be composed of 11 members, with the ANC having six members, DA two members, EFF one member and two members from other parties.

This committee will soon hold their first meeting to select their chairpersons and determine their programmes. IOL News adds that the appointment of party whips was also discussed and agreed to, explaining that whips are members of political parties selected to assist in the organising of party business and keeping members informed about the party and parliamentary business.

They also ensure that members attend committee meetings and House plenary sittings and take part in debates in plenary sittings.

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