South Africa: Parliament Activities for the Week, 10 to 17 Jun

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The NA Programme Committee, also chaired by the NA Speaker, met on 6 June and has published the NA's programme up to the end of July.

Items on the agreed programme include President Cyril Ramaphosa's State of the Nation Address to a joint sitting of the NA and NCOP on 20 June, MPs' debate on the address at a joint sitting on 25 June and the President's reply to the debate at another joint sitting on 26 June. Also included in the NA programme is the election, on 27 June, of NA House Chairpersons, election of NA members to the Pan-African Parliament and designation of representatives to serve in the Southern African Development Community Parliamentary Forum, on the Judicial Services Commission and on the Magistrates Commission.

Following the decision of the NA Rules Committee on the reconfiguration of the National Assembly committee system, these committees will begin their meetings from 2 to 9 July.

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