Prevention and Treatment of Drug Dependency Amendment Bill (B 12A-1999)

1st January 1999

On page 4, after line 27, to insert the following subsection:
(3) The members contemplated in subsection (2)(0) shall be appointed only after—

(a) the Minister has through the media and by notice in the Gazette invited nominations of persons as members of the Drug Authority; and
(b) the parliamentary committees for welfare of the National Assembly and the National Council of Provinces have made recommendations to the Minister in relation thereto after a transparent and open process of considering persons so nominated.