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Social Development: Government Information: Library Guide: National minimum wage

A guide to finding government information for Social Development students.

Legislation: Bills

South Africa. Parliament. National Assembly. Portfolio Committee on Labour. Report of the Portfolio Committee on Labour on the National Minimum Wage Amendment Bill [B 9-2019], dated 18 March 2019. 

South Africa. Parliament. National Assembly. Portfolio Committee on Labour. National Minimum Wage Amendment Bill: finalisation, 18 March 2019 (with Report of the Committee)

South Africa. Parliament. National Assembly. Portfolio Committee on Labour. National Minimum Wage Bill 9 of 2019

New National Minimum Wage Amendment Bill for comment, 22 February 2019.

South Africa. Parliament. National Assembly. Portfolio Committee on Labour. National Minimum Wage Act technical amendments: briefing, 16 January 2019.

South Africa. Parliament. National Minimum Wage Bill (As amended by the Portfolio Committee on Labour (National Assembly)) (B 31B-2017)

South Africa. Parliament. National Assembly. Portfolio Committee on Labour. Portfolio Committee amendments to National Minimum Wages Bill (As agreed to by the Portfolio Committee on Labour (National Assembly)) (B 31A-2017)

South Africa. Parliament. National Minimum Wage Bill (As introduced in the National Assembly (proposed section 75); explanatory summary of Bill published in Government Gazette No. 41257 of 17 November 2017) (B 31-2017) "The Bill seeks to provide for a national minimum wage; to establish the National Minimum Wage Commission; to provide for the composition and functions of the National Minimum Wage Commission; to provide for the review and annual adjustment of the national minimum wage; to provide for exemption from paying the national minimum wage; to provide for transitional provisions in respect of farm workers and domestic workers; and to provide for matters connected therein."

Submissions

Forestry South Africa. Submission to the Department of Labour and Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Labour on The National Minimum Wage Bill. Published: November 2017.

South African Federation of Trade Unions. SAFTU’s submission to Parliament on national minimum wage bill and amendments to labour laws.

University of the Witwatersrand. National Minimum Wage Research Initiative. Submission with regards to National Minimum Wage and related Bills.

Also use the Sabinet Legal. Parliamentary Documents database. Search using "national minimum wage/s" in Keyword and tick Exact Phrase box.

Legislation: Regulations

South Africa. Department of Labour. National Minimum Wage Regulations, 2018.

Parliamentary Proceedings

The Parliamentary Monitoring Group website contains minutes of Parliamentary Committee proceedings, debates (Hansard), bills, committee reports and other documents. Search "national minimum wage." Refine your search by choosing the Labour Committee. You may select Committee Meetings, Hansard, Tabled Committee Reports, etc. (You may need to come in to Government Publications to Log In.

Parliamentary documents

Sabinet Legal. Parliamentary Documents (database). Search using "national minimum wage/s" in Keyword and tick Exact Phrase box.