10 December, 2019
Amendment of Section 25 and Expropriation Bill
Include herewith the proposed wording for
amending section 25 of the Constitution. The due date for written
comments is 31 January 2020. Agri SA will prepare draft comments that we
will circulate for your inputs by the end of this week.
Please note that the inputs by our senior legal team will only be
received and incorporated by the middle of January. We will then, once
again circulate the final draft for mandating..
Please also find attached my notes from the 5 December NEDLAC engagement on the Expropriation Bill.
The Ad Hoc Committee to Initiate and Introduce
Legislation Amending Section 25 of the Constitution calls for written
submissions on the Draft
Constitution Eighteenth Amendment Bill.
The aim of the Bill is to amend the Constitution of South Africa so as
to, among others, provide that where land and any improvements thereon
are expropriated for the purposes of land reform, nil compensation may
Written submissions must be received by no later than Friday, 31 January 2020.
Submissions and enquiries must be directed to Mr V Ramaano at email@example.com or tel: (021) 403-3820 or 083 709 8427
Head: Land Affairs
BLC LLB LLM (Constitutional practice) Admitted attorney
T +27 (0) 21 554 5642