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All legislation applicable to the Animal Feed Industry will be covered in this Legal Alert section and has been categorized into PRIMARY and SECONDARY focus areas, as determined by the AFMA Legislative Committee Terms of Reference.

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PRIMARY FOCUS:

Agricultural Product Standards Act 119 of 1990
Regulations regarding inspections and appeals: local: amendment.
RGN130 GG37365 p4 28Feb2014
Regulations regarding inspections and appeals: export: amendment.
RGN131 GG37365 p12 28Feb2014
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=210789



Basic Conditions of Employment Amendment Act 20 of 2013

“To amend the Basic Conditions of Employment Act, 1997, so as to ..., and to provide for matters connected therewith.” Commencement date: To be proclaimed.
GenN987 GG 37139 p2 09Dec2013
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=205604



Fertilizers and Feeds Bill, 2012

Publication of explanatory summary of the Bill and notice of intention to introduce into Parliament: “The Fertilizers and Feeds Bill, 2012 seeks the amendment of the Fertilisers, Farm Feeds, Agricultural Remedies and Stock Remedies Act, 1947 (Act No. 36 of 1947),
GenN971 GG 35902 p3 23Nov2012
http://www.info.gov.za/view/DownloadFileAction?id=179230

Fertilizers, Farm Feeds, Agricultural Remedies and Stock Remedies Act 36 of 1947
Notice for prohibition of import, export, possession, acquisition, sale, use and disposal of agricultural remedies.
GenN1116 GG 37037 p53 22Nov2013
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=204018

Fertilizers, Farm Feeds, Agricultural Remedies and Stock Remedies Act 36 of 1947
Proposed repeal of RGN2054.
GenN1113 GG 37037 p50 22Nov2013
Click here to access Act

Fertilizers, Farm Feeds, Agricultural Remedies and Stock Remedies Act 36 of 1947

Regulations relating to the Registration of Fertilizers, Farm Feeds, Agricultural Remedies, Stock Remedies, Sterilizing Plants and Pest Control Operators, Appeals and Imports: proposed amendment. GN54 GG 37287 p21 7Feb2014
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=209152



Genetically Modified Organisms Act 15 of 1997

Regulations: Amendments. Table 2: Fees Payable
GN96 GG 37307 p7 14Feb2014
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=209652



Medicines and Substances Act 101 of 1965

Amendment of schedules published in RGN 690, GG 36850 on 20 September 2013.
RGN104 GG 37318 p3 11Feb2014
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=209487

Medicines and Related Substances Amendment Bill, 2013
Publication of explanatory summary.
GenN117 GG 37361 p3 20Feb2014
Click here for the explanatory summary of the Bill that was introduced to Parliament.
Follow the link below to access the Amendment Bill.
http://db3sqepoi5n3s.cloudfront.net/files/bill6-2014_1.pdf

Medicines and Related Substances Act 101 of 1965
General regulations made in terms of the Medicines and Related Substances Act.
RGN870 GG 37032 p3 15Nov2013
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=203571



Natural Scientific Professions Act 27 of 2003

Notice in terms of section 19(2)(b).
GN36 GG 37246 p42 24Jan2014
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=208140



Pharmacy Act 53 of 1974

Proposed criteria for the issuing of licences for pharmacy premises.
RGN151 GG 37399 p3 28Feb2014
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=211232



SECONDARY FOCUS:

Animal Diseases Act 35 of 1984
Tariffs payable for veterinary import permits from 1 April 2014
GN51 GG 37287 p16 7Feb2014
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=209161



Marketing of Agricultural Products Act 47 of 1996
NEW
Request for establishment of statutory measures relating to levies, registration and records and returns on imported chicken products.
GenN230 GG 37461 p59 28Mar2014
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=212918

Marketing of Agricultural Products Act 47 of 1996

Application for statutory measures (registration, records and returns) relating to maize products, wheaten products and animal feed: Invitation to the directly affected groups in the grain and oilseeds industries to forward comments regarding the request from the Maize and Wheat Forums before or on 7 March 2014. GenN103 GG 37337 p10 21Feb2014
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=210247

Marketing of Agricultural Products Act 47 of 1996
Application for a statutory measure (levy) on sorghum.
GenN33 GG 37262 p27 31Jan2014
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=208644



National Environmental Management Act 107 of 1998

Fees for consideration and processing of applications for environmental authorisations and amendments thereto. GN141 GG 37383 p3 28Feb2014
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=210799

National Environmental Management: Waste Act 59 of 2003
Fee structure for consideration and processing of applications for waste management licenses, transfer and renewal thereof. GN142 GG 37383 p7 28Feb2014
http://www.gov.za/documents/download.php?f=210798



 
 
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