[featured_image]
Download
Download is available until [expire_date]
  • Version
  • Download 0
  • File Size 52.00 KB
  • File Count 1
  • Create Date December 6, 2022
  • Last Updated December 6, 2022

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY VOTES 6 DECEMBER 2022 NO 3

 ADVANCE COPY- UNCORRECTED

No. 3

 

 

PARLIAMENT

 

OF

 

ZIMBABWE

_________________

                           

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS OF

THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

_________________                              

 

FIFTH SESSION – NINTH PARLIAMENT

 

_________________

 

TUESDAY, 6TH DECEMBER, 2022

_________________

 

Quarter past two o’clock pm

The Deputy Speaker in the Chair

 

Prayers

 

Members Present

 

 

Banda S,

Bhuda S,

     Biti L T

Bushu B.,

Chamisa S.,

Chibagu G.,          

Chidakwa J.,

Chidamba S.,

      Chidziva H           

Chihururu C.,

Chikukwa M. R,

Chikuni E.,

Chikwama B.,

Chikwinya S        

Chimbaira G.,

Chimina L.,

Chimwanza J.

Chingosho C. P.

Chinotimba J.,

Chinyanganya M.,

Chipato A, 

Chitura L,

      Chiwetu J Z          

Chombo M,

Dube B,

Dube G,

Dube M.,

Dube P,

Dutiro P,

Dzepasi G,

Dzuma S.,

Gandawa M. A,

Gezi T.,

Gonese I T,

Gozho C,

Gumbo J. M.,

Gwanetsa K. K.,

Gwanongodza E.,

Hamauswa S.,

      Hwende C

Jaja J.,

January S.

Kabozo S.,

Kankuni W,

Karikoga T.,

Karoro D.,

Karumazondo M. T.,

Kashambe M. T.,

Kashiri C., 

Maboyi R M., 

Machingauta C.

Madhuku J,

Madiwa C.,

      Madzimure W

Madziva S.,

Mafuta S. V.,

 Mago N,

      Mahlangu S

      Makari Z H

Makone S.

Makoni R R,

Makonya J,

      Makope M

Mamombe J,

Mangora B.,

Maphosa L.,

Marikisi N.,

Markham A. N.,

Maronge C.,

Masango C. P.,

Masenda N. T,

Mashakada T.

Mashonganyika D,

      Masoka N

Masuku E,

Masuku P.,

      Matambo J

Mataranyika D. M.,

Mataruse P.,

      Matewu C

      Matsunga S

Mayihlome L,

Mbondiah M,

Mchenje S. M.,

Mguni Hlalani

Mguni N,

Mguni S K, 

Miranzi B.

Mkandla M.,

Mliswa T P

Moyo C.,

Moyo L.

Moyo Peter,

Moyo R.,

Moyo T.,

Mpame C.,

Mpofu R.,

Muchimwe P T, 

Mudarikwa S,

Mudau M

Mudyiwa M.,

      Mugadza M

Mugweni C. T.,

      Munengami F

Munetsi J.,

Munochinzwa M.

Muponora N.,

      Murai E

Murambiwa O,

Mushoriwa E.,

Mutodi E.,

Mutomba W.,

      Mutsenyami C P

Ncube E.,

Ncube Soul, 

Ndebele V

Ndlovu S.,

Nduna D. T.,

Nguluvhe A.,

Ngwenya S.,

Nhambo F.,

Nhari V,

Nkani A.,

Nkomo M,

Nyabani T,

Nyabote R. 

Nyashanu M. Dr,

Nyathi E.

Nyere C.,

Nyika F

Nyokanhete J,

Nyoni I,

Nyoni S. G. G.,

Paradza K.,

      Phulu K I

Raidza M.,

Rungani A, 

Sacco J. K.,

Saizi T.

Samukange J. T.,

Sansole T. W.,

Sanyatwe C.,

Saruwaka T. J. L.,

Sewera J N,

Shava J.,

Shongedza E.,

Shumbamhini H.,

Sibanda M.,

Sithole G K,

Sithole James,

Sithole Josiah,

Sithole S,

Svuure D,

      Tarusenga U D

Tekeshe D.,

Tembo M

      Tobaiwa J

Toffa J.,

Togarepi P.,

Tongofa M.,

Tshuma D.,

Tshuma S.,

Tsvangirai Vincent

Tungamirai T.,

Watson N J,

Zemura L,

Zhou P,

Zhou T,

      Ziyambi ,

           

 

 

 

 

In Attendance in terms of section 138(2) and (3) and section 104(3) of the Constitution

Hon. Prof. M. Ncube

Printed by Order of the House

 

Absent with leave

Hon. E. Mkaratigwa.

 

  1. Papers laid upon the Table—

 

           The Minister of Energy and Power Development

 

           Report of the 2020 Rural Electrification Fund Annual Report [By Chapter   22:19].

 

           Report of the 2020 ZESA Holdings Annual Report [By Chapter 22:19].

 

           Report of the 2021 Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority Annual Report     [By Chapter 22:19].

 

  1. The Deputy Speaker informed the House that the Committee on Standing Rules and Orders at its meeting held on Friday, 18th November, 2022 resolved that all Parliamentary sittings and Committee meetings be held physically with immediate effect. The only exception would be meetings of Parliamentary Legal Committee (PLC).

 

  1. The Minister of Justice, Legal And Parliamentary Affairs presented a Bill to provide for the establishment, functions and administration of the Prisons and Correctional Service; the Prisons and Correctional Service Commission; the establishment of prisons and correctional facilities; the functions, rights, privileges, obligations and discipline of prison officers; the safe custody of all offenders under humane conditions that respect human dignity; the discipline of offenders; the obligations and rights of sentenced offenders; the obligations and rights of unsentenced offenders; the establishment of a system of parole for offenders; mechanism to deal with complaints of abuse of offenders; judicial and civilian oversight of the operations of the Service; the penalties for offenses; the repeal of Prisons Act and the substitution of an Act entitled Prisons and Correctional Service Act– Prisons and Correctional Services Bill, (H. B. 6, 2022).

             

         Bill read for the first time. Referred to Parliamentary Legal Committee.

 

  1. The Minister of Finance and Economic Development, with leave, moved: That the provisions of Standing Order Nos. 33(6), 53, 66 (2), 68 (5) and 147 regarding the Reporting Period of the Parliamentary Legal Committee, Automatic adjournment of the House at five minutes to seven o’clock pm on sitting days other than a Friday and at twenty- five minutes past one o’clock pm on a Friday, Private Members’ Motions taking precedence on Wednesday after Question Time and that Question Time shall be on Wednesdays and Stages of Bills respectively, be suspended until business relating to the Budget has been disposed of.

 

             Motion put agreed to.

 

 

  1. Adjourned debate on motion that leave be granted to bring in a Finance Bill         (Adjourned 24th November 2022 – The Minister of Finance and Economic          Development).

 

[Day elapsed: 1]

 

            Question again proposed: That leave be granted to bring in a Bill to make   further provision for the revenues and public funds of Zimbabwe and to make             provision for ancillary and incidental matters — The Minister of Finance and             Economic Development.

 

On the motion of the Minister of Finance and Economic Development: Debate adjourned until tomorrow.

 

 

  1. On the motion of the Minister of Finance and Economic Development: The House adjourned at twenty-three minutes past five o’clock pm.

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                              HON. T. GEZI,

 Deputy Speaker.

 

 

 

                         WEDNESDAY, 7TH DECEMBER, 2022

 

 

             NOTICE OF PRESENTATION OF BILL

 

                                

            The Minister of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs: Bill to

            amend the Electoral Act [Chapter 2:13]; and to provide for matters connected

            with or incidental to the foregoing. – Electoral Amendment Bill, (H. B. 11,

            2022).

 

            ORDERS OF THE DAY AND NOTICES OF MOTIONS

 

  1. Minister of Justice, legal and Parliamentary affairs

That this House resolves that the following Bills  which were superseded by        the end of the Fourth Session of the Ninth Parliament be restored on the Order   Paper at the stage which the Bill had reached in terms of Standing Order No.             171 (1) (a).

 

  1. Private Voluntary Organisation Amendment Bill (H.B. 10A, 2021)
  2. Police Amendment Bill (H.B. 2, 2021)
  3. National Security Council Bill (H.B. 2, 2022)
  4. Children Amendment Bill (H.B. 12, 2021)
  5. Child Justice Bill (H.B. 11, 2021)
  6. Labour Amendment Bill (H.B. 14, 2021)
  7. Insurance Bill (H.B. 1, 2021)
  8. Judicial Laws Amendment Bill (H.B. 3, 2022)
  9. Electricity Amendment Bill (H.B. 7, 2022)
  10. Medical Services Amendment Bill (H.B. 1, 2022)
  11. Public Finance Management Amendment Bill (H.B. 4, 2021)

 

  1. Adjourned debate on motion that leave be granted to bring in a Finance Bill

  (Adjourned 6th December 2022 – The Minister of Finance and Economic

  Development).

 

[Day elapsed: 1]

 

            Question proposed: That leave be granted to bring in a Bill to make further             provision for the revenues and public funds of Zimbabwe and to make             provision for ancillary and incidental matters — The Minister of Finance and             Economic Development.

 

  1. Committee of Supply (Main Estimates of Expenditure – Vote Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27,             28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 and 35).

 

 

  1. Togarepi

            Hon. P. Zhou

 

   That a respectful address be presented to the President of Zimbabwe as follows:-

 

             May it please you, your Excellency the President:

 

            We, the Members of Parliament of Zimbabwe, desire to express our loyalty to Zimbabwe and beg leave to offer our respectful thanks for the speech, which you have been pleased to address to Parliament.

 

  1. B. Dube

               Hon. Mliswa

 

            That this House considers and adopts the Report of the Public Accounts Committee on non- compliance with regards to the submission of financial statements to the Auditor General by some Local Authorities (S. C. 32, 2022).

 

 

_____________________________________________________________________

 

BILL UNDER CONSIDERATION BY THE PARLIAMENTARY LEGAL COMMITTEE

 

Prisons and Correctional Services Bill, (H. B. 6, 2022) – The Minister of Justice and

Parliamentary Affairs. (Referred 6th December, 2022).

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 14TH DECEMBER, 2022

 

 

*    QUESTIONS WITHOUT NOTICE

 

 

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Post comment