Parliament, Wednesday, 17 April 2019 – The Joint Committee on Ethics and Members’ Interests has resolved to release the Register of Members Interests’ for 2018 as per the Code of Ethical Conduct and Disclosure of Members’ Interests for the National Assembly and Permanent Council Members.
As per Item 9.2.3 of the Code of Conduct, the closing date for submissions of Disclosure forms was 10 October 2018. However, the committee announced in the Announcements, Tablings and Committee Reports No 184-2018 that it had resolved to accept all disclosures submitted after the closing date.
The committee continues to reiterate the importance of the ethical disclosure of interests and acknowledges the commitment to this principle shown by all Members of Parliament from both Houses. The work of the committee is to create public trust and confidence in public representatives and to protect the integrity of Parliament. The production of this register also reinforces accountability.
The register is available here: https://tinyurl.com/yy63dlfm
ISSUED BY THE PARLIAMENTARY COMMUNICATION SERVICES ON BEHALF OF THE CO-CHAIRPERSONS OF THE JOINT COMMITTEE ON ETHICS AND MEMBERS’ INTERESTS, MR HUMPHREY MAXEGWANA AND MR OMIE SINGH
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