To amend the Domestic Violence Act, 1998, so as to— • amend and insert certain definitions; • further provide for the manner in which acts of domestic violence and matters related thereto, must be dealt with by certain functionaries, persons and Government departments; • further regulate obtaining of protection orders in response to acts of domestic violence; • delete and amend provisions of certain laws; and • provide for matters connected therewith.
Intro
07-09-2020
PC
Portfolio Committee
03-06-2021
NA
National Assembly
08-09-2021
SC
Select Committee
10-09-2021
NCOP
National Council of Provinces
SENT
Sent for Assent
10-09-2021
ASS (ATC)
Assented
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Introduced by: Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

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Domestic Violence Amendment Bill (B20-2020) 2021-09-08
Domestic Violence Amendment Bill (B20-2020) 2021-09-08
Domestic Violence Amendment Bill (B20-2020) 2021-06-03
Domestic Violence Amendment Bill (B20-2020) 2020-09-07