Publication of particulars of proposed amendment to the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996
I, Michael Masutha, Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, in terms of section 7 4(5)(aJ of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 (the Constitution) and in accordance with the rules and orders of the National Assembly, hereby publish the particulars of a proposed amendment to the Constitution as set out below, for public comment.
The intended Constitution Amendment Bill will provide for the redetermination of the geographical areas of the provinces of the Eastern Cape, KwaZuluNatal, the North West and the Northern Cape, as depicted in the maps in the Schedule hereto.
Written representations on the particulars of the Constitutional amendment can be submitted to-
(a) Ms T Skhosana (ThSkhosana@justice.gov.za); or
(b) Ms E Steyn (Ensteyn@justice.gov.za); or
(c) to any one of the above-mentioned officials at the following address: Department of Justice and Constitutional Development
Chief Directorate: Legislative Development, Private Bag X 81, PRETORIA, 0001; or
(d) be clearly marked for the attention of any one of the above-mentioned officials and handed in at SALU Building Room 2302/2303 Thabo Sehume Street PRETORIA
The representations must reach the officials not later than
28 February 2018 31 March 2018..