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NATIONAL ASSEMBLY VOTES - 20 SEPTEMBER 2011 No. 02

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS OF

THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

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THIRD SESSION - SEVENTH PARLIAMENT

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TUESDAY, 20th SEPTEMBER 2011

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Seventeen minutes to twelve o'clock p.m

The Speaker in the Chair

Prayers

 

Members Present


Baloyi A,

Beremauro G,

Bhasikiti K,

Chaderopa F Chambati T.S

Chibaya A

Chikava B,

Chikwinya S,

Chimbetete W.M

Chimhini D.A,

Chininga E.T.C,

Chinomona M.M

Chinyadza W

Chirongwe R,

Chirume O

Chitando J

Chitima A,

Chivamba K,

Cross E.G

Denga P

Dongo G.Z

Dube P

Dumbu F

Dzingirai I

Dzirutwe G

Garadhi S

Gonese I.T

Goto R

Gumbo J.M

Gwiyo C.C Haritatos P

Hove S.R

Huruba T

Jembere E

Jiri M

Kachepa N Kagurabadza M.T

Kanzama F

Karenyi L S Katsande A

Kay J.I.H

Khumalo S.S,

Khumalo T

Kumalo M

Langa A

Mabhena G

Machacha C Madubeko J Madzimure W

Madzore P

Mafios I.D

Mahlangu T

Mahoka S

Majome F.J

Makamure R Mandebvu N.T

Mangami D Mangena J

Maposhere D

Maramba P.H

Maramwidze E H

Mare M

Marima E

Masaiti E

Matamisa E.E

Matibe T.P

Matibenga L.G

Matienga M Matimba T

Matinenga E.T

Matonga B Matshalaga O Matutu T

Mavima L.D Mazikana P.H Mbwembwe E

Mhandu C

Mhashu F.G

Mhlanga A

Mkhosi E.T.M

Mlilo O.S

Mnkandlha T

Moyo G

Moyo R

Moyo S

Mpukuta L Muchauraya P

Muchinguri O.C. Z.

Mudarikwa S

Mudau M

Mudavanhu E

Mudenge I.S,

Mudiwa S

Mudzuri E

Mudzuri H

Muguti C

Mukanduri S.T

Mukonoweshuro E

Mungofa P.T

Munjeyi G Mushonga S.L

Mushore L

Musumbu E

Musundire A.L Musvaire W

Mutinhiri A

Mutomba W

Mutseyami C.P

Muza I

Navaya E

Ncube S Ndambakuwa F

Ndava R

Ndebele G

Nezi W

Ngwenya B

Nyakudanga O

Nyamudeza S

Nyaude B

Sai S

Samkange N.T.C

Sansole T.W

Saruwaka T.J.L

Shoko H

Shoko M

Sibanda F.M

Sibanda P.N

Sindi C

Sithole A

Sululu A

Tachiona M

Varandeni J

Zhanda T.P

Zhuwao P

Zinyemba M

 

 

 

 

 

Printed by Order of the House

Absent with leave

Hon N.M. Khumalo, Hon P.N. Sibanda, Hon Chanetsa, Hon Mutinhiri T., Hon Mupariwa

1. The Speaker made an announcement regarding the presence in the Spealer's Gallery of Pastors and Student Pastors from the United Methodist Theological College and the learning group group from Envision Zimbabwe Women Trust

2. Hon Zhuwao seconded by Hon Chinomona moved:

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.

On the motion of Hon Mhashu seconded by Hon Karenyi: Debate adjourned until tomorrow.

3. On the motion of Hon Mhashu seconded by Hon Mavima: The House adjourned at ten minutes to five o' clock p.m.

L. N. M. MOYO

Speaker.

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 21ST SEPTEMBER 2011

QUESTIONS FOR ORAL ANSWERS

QUESTIONS WITHOUT NOTICE

* QUESTIONS WITH NOTICE

 

*1. Hon Sibanda F.M.: To ask the Minister of Finance to inform the House:

i) the Ministry's policy as regards the allegedly soiled USD notes that some shops, particularly O.K. Zimbabwe in Bindura, have not accepted as a result of the Bindura Standard Bank's refusal to bank these notes,

ii) how the community should react to this unwarranted behaviour by such banks and stores.

iii) whether the nation should suffer at their hands simply because Zimbabwe does not print the currency.

iv) how the Ministry in particular and government in general are protecting the suffering masses in this regard.

v) how far this anomaly has spread in Zimbabwe.

 

 

ORDER OF THE DAY AND NOTICES OF MOTIONS

1. Adjourned debate on motion in reply to the Presidential Speech (Adjourned 20th September - ( Hon Mhashu).

[Time Elapsed: 2 hours 20 minutes]

Question proposed: 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 - Hon Zhuwao

2. Hon. Bhasikiti

Hon Chikava

That this House expresses its profound sorrow on the sudden, untimely and tragic death on Tuesday, 16 August, 2011 of Retired General Tapfumaneyi Ruzambo Solomon Mutusva Mujuru Commander of the Zimbabwe National Army and former Hon Member of Parliament;

PLACES on record its deepest, proud and sincere appreciation of the grand, sterling and services par excellence the late Retired General and former Member of Parliament rendered to the Nation;

JOINS the rest of the country in mourning and consoling the Hon Vice President Amai Mujuru the widow of our hero; and

RESOLVES THAT its deepest and heartfelt sympathies be conveyed to the entire Mujuru family.

3. Hon. Madzimure

Hon Chitando

WHEREAS sport unifies the people for the world and Zimbabweans in particular, sport plays an integral role in building a fit body that forms a bases for a strong mind.

AND WHEREAS sport has become a big business and therefore needs proper attention like any economic sector in the country and has to be developed and run professionally and ethically.

CONCERNED by the manner in which government through the Ministry of Education, Sports and Culture has failed to come up with a comprehensive sports policy that creates the conducive environment for sports development and advancement.

AWARE of the FIFA statutes that guarantees the independence of the soccer bodies affiliated to it as far as interference is concerned.

SHOCKED by the negative responses of the Sports and Recreation Commission, Zimbabwe Football Association and the police towards the reports of rife corruption involving the national soccer team.

NOW THEREFORE this House resolves,

a) That a Committee of this House be established to investigates and make recommendations on the role of the Ministry of Education Sport, Arts and Culture in sport and make recommendations on the following;

b) Determine the role played by the Sports and Recreation Commission and ZIFA in the commission of the Asiagate scandal.

c) All administrators implicated in the commission of corruption in soccer be referred to the police and the Anti-Corruption Commission.

ci)

4. Hon Chikwinya

Hon Gonese

That the motion on the unconstitutional statements made by some Service Chiefs which was superseded by prorogation of the 3rd session of the 7 th Parliament be restored on the Order Paper in terms of Standing Order No. 43.

 

5. Hon. F. Dumbu

Hon. M. Matienga

That this House

 

SADDENEDby the tragic and untimely death of the Honourable Minister of Public Service and member of Parliament for Gutu South, Professor Elphas Mukonoweshuro on the 5th of August 2011;

NOTINGthat the loss was felt by the whole nation, which mourned a committed and dedicated luminary of our struggle for independence, democracy, freedom and justice;

NOW THEREFORE, THIS HOUSE Conveys its, profound condolences to the widow of our departed leader;

Expresses its deep sorrow and sadness at the tragic and unexpected loss of life;

Takes this opportunity to celebrate the life of a man who rendered sterling services to the nation both before and after independence.

6. The Minister of Industry and Commerce

That the National Incomes and Pricing Commission Bill (H.B. 10, 2010) which was superseded by the prorogation of the Third Session of the Seventh Parliament be restored on the Order Paper at the stage at which the Bill had reached in terms of Standing Order No. 131 (1).

7. The Minister of Industry and Commerce

That this House

THAT WHEREAS, subsection 111/B of the Constitutions of Zimbabwe provides that any convention, treaty or agreement acceded to, concluded or executed by or under the authority of the President with one or more foreign States or governments or international organisations shall be subject to approval by Parliament.

WHEREAS the Interim Economic Partnership Agreement was signed in Mauritius on 29th August 2009 at a signing ceremony between the Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) and the European Union (EU);

AND WHEREAS the government of Zimbabwe is a signatory to the interim Economic Partnership Agreement, and is desirous of becoming party to the interim Economic partnership Agreement;

AND WHEREAS the entry into force of the said Agreement is conditional upon its acceptance by the parties in accordance with their respective constitutional procedures;

NOW THEREFORE, in terms of subsection (1) of section 111B of the Constitution, this House resolves that the aforesaid Agreement be and is hereby approved for ratification.

8. The Minister of Industry and Commerce

That this House

THAT WHEREAS subsection (1) o section 111B of the constitution of Zimbabwe provides that any convention, Treaty or Agreements acceded to, concluded or executed by or under the authority to the President with one or more Foreign States or Governments or International Organisations shall be subject to approval by Parliament;

WHEREAS the International Coffee Agreement was concluded in London, United Kingdom on 28th September 2007 at the Conference convened by the International Coffee Organisation (ICO);

AND WHEREAS the government of Zimbabwe is Signatory to the International Coffee Organisation, and is desirous of becoming party to the International Coffee Agreement 2007;

AND WHEREAS the entry into force of the said Agreement is conditional upon its acceptance by the parties in accordance with their respective Constitutional procedures;

NOW THEREFORE, in terms of sub-section (1) of the section 111B of the Constitution, this House resolves that the aforesaid Agreement be and is hereby approved for ratification.

9. The Minister of Industry and Commerce

That this House

THAT WHEREAS, subsection (1) of section 111B of the constitution of Zimbabwe provides that any convention, Treaty or Agreement acceded to, concluded or executed by or under the authority of the President with one or more Foreign States or governments or international Organisations shall be subject to approval by Parliament;

WHEREAS the 2nd Revised Cotonou Agreement was concluded in Brussels, Belgium on 19th March 2010 at the Extraordinary Joint ACP - EU Ministerial Meeting and signed in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso on 22nd June 2010 during the joint ACP - EU Council of Minister's;

AND WHEREAS the Government of Zimbabwe is Signatory to the Cotonou Agreement, and is desirous of becoming party of to the 2nd revised Cotonou ?Agreement;

AND WHEREAS the entry into force of the said Agreement is conditional procedures;

NOW THEREFORE, in terms of subsection (1) of section 111B of the Constitution, this House resolves that the afore-said Agreement be and is hereby approved for ratification.

10. Committee of Supply.

 

 

 

MEETINGS OF COMMITTEES

 

 

MONDAY 19th SEPTEMBER 2011

At 1000hrs in Committee Room No. 4

PUBLIC ACCOUNTS - Hon Chinyadza (Chairperson) Hon. Bhasikiti, Hon. Chikava, Hon. Chinyadza, Hon. Hove, Hon. Mangena, Hon. Matiza, Hon. Mbwembwe, Hon. Moyo S, Hon. Muguti, Hon. Musundire, Hon. Sai, Hon. Sululu. Clerk Mrs Nyawo

 

 

At 1400hrs in Committee Room No. 1

PUBLIC SERVICE, LABOUR AND SOCIAL WELFARE - Hon. Zinyemba (Chairperson) Hon. Chibaya, Hon. Chirongwe, Hon. Chivamba, Hon. Goto, Hon. Gwiyo, Hon. Khumalo T, Hon. Khumalo S.S, Hon. Mudau, Hon. Sai, Hon. Sibanda F.M, Hon.

Zinyemba. Clerk Ms Mushunje

At 1400hrs in Committee Room No. 4

BUDGET, FINANCE AND INVESTMENT PROMOTION - Hon. Zhanda (Chairperson) Hon. Beremauro, Hon. Chinyadza, Hon. Cross, Hon. M. Dube, Hon. Kanzama, Hon. Khumalo Martin, Hon. Madzimure, Hon. Matshalaga, Hon. Muchinguri, Hon. Muguti, Hon. Mukanduri, Hon. Ndava, Hon. Nyaude, Hon. Sibanda D. Clerk Mr Ratsakatika

 

 

TUESDAY 20TH SEPTEMBER 2011

 

At 1000hrs in Committee Room No. 1

 

HEALTH AND CHILD WELFARE

 

Hon. Parirenyatwa (Chairperson) Hon. Chebundo, Hon. Chikava, Hon. Chivamba, Hon. Dube M, Hon. Kachepa, Hon. Makuyana, Hon. Maramba, Hon. Matamisa, Hon. Matshalaga, Hon. Mudavanhu, Hon. Munengami, Hon. Ndebele G, Hon. Nyamupinga, Hon. Parirenyatwa D, Hon. Shoko H, Hon. Ziyambi.

At 1000hrs Committee Room No. 3

FOREIGN AFFAIRS, REGIONAL INTEGRATION AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE

Hon. Mukanduri (Chairperson) Hon.Gumbo J.M, Hon. Chanetsa, Hon. Chirongwe, Hon. Gwiyo, Hon. Jembere, Hon. Maramwidze, Hon. Mukanduri, Hon. Muza, Hon. Ndlovu A, Hon. Ngwenya, Hon. Rutsvara, Hon. Sibanda D, Hon. Sindi, Hon. Tshuma.

At 1000hrs Committee Romm No. 2

STATE ENTERPRISE AND PARASTATALS

 

Hon. Mavima (Chairperson) Hon. Chikwinya, Hon. Kagurabadza, Hon. Matibe, Hon. Mavima, Hon. Maramba, Hon. Mlilo, Hon. Mkhosi E, Hon. Mushore, Hon. Ndava, Hon. Ngwenya, Hon. Sibanda P N, Hon. Ziteya, Hon. Ziyambi.

At 1000hrs Committee Room 311

INDUSTRY AND COMMERCE

 

Hon. Mutomba (Chairperson) Hon. Chihota, Hon. Dube P, Hon. Hove, Hon. Kanzama, Hon. Madubeko, Hon. Matshalaga, Hon. Madzimure, Hon. Mavima, Hon. Mharadza, Hon. Mutomba, Hon. Nyaude, Hon. Sansole, Hon. Sithole.

At 1000hrs Committee Room 413

LOCAL GOVERNMENT, RURAL AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Hon. Karenyi (Chairperson) Hon. Baloyi, Hon T.S. Chambati, Hon. Karenyi, Hon. Chikwinya, Hon.Chinomona, Hon. Dube M, Hon. Garandi, Hon. Kanzama, Hon. Kapesa, Hon. Matimba, Hon. Maposhere, Hon. Musvaire, Hon. Mudau, Hon. Mkandla T.Z, Hon. Nyakudanga, Hon. Samkange.

At 1000hrs Committee Room 4

AGRICULTURE, WATER, LANDS AND RESETTLEMENT

 

Hon Jiri (Chairperson) Hon. Chinomona, Hon Denga, Hon. Dube P, Hon. Dube M, Hon. Jiri, Hon. Katsande, Hon. Mahoka, Hon. Makamure, Hon. Makuyana, Hon. Mkhosi E, Hon. Mlambo, Hon. Mlilo, Hon. Raradza, Hon. Sai, Hon. Varandeni, Hon. Zhanda.

 

 

THURSDAY 22nd SEPTEMBER 2011

At 1000 hrs in Committee Room No. 413

MEDIA, INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY : Hon. S. Moyo (Chairperson) Hon. Baloyi, Hon. Chaderopa, Hon. Hlongwane, Hon. Mandebvu, Hon. Matonga, Hon. Moyo S, Hon. Mudarikwa, Hon. Jembere, Hon. Muchauraya, Hon. Mudiwa, Hon. Musumbu, Hon. Sibanda, Hon. Varandeni, Hon. Ziyambi. Clerk - Mr Mutyambizi

At 1000 hrs in Committee Room No. 3

WOMEN, YOUTH, GENDER AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT :

Hon Matienga (Chairperson) Hon. Chibaya, Hon. Chitima, Hon. Chirume, Hon. Chitima, Hon. Dzingirayi, Hon. Goto, Hon. Kagurabadza, Hon. Masukume, Hon. Matibenga, Hon. Matienga, Hon. Mharadza, Hon. Navaya, Hon. Nyamupinga, Hon. Shirichena, Hon. Sithole A Clerk Mr Kunzwa

At 1000 hrs in Committee Room No. 4

 

EDUCATION, SPORTS AND CULTURE: Hon. Mangami -(Chairperson)

Hon. Bhasikiti, Hon. Chihota, Hon. Chimhini, Hon. Chitando, Hon. Dumbu, Hon. Haritatos, Hon. Kumalo Marvellous, Hon. Madubeko, Hon. Mangami, Hon. Mguni N, Hon. Mudzuri H, Hon. Mupukuta, Hon. Muza, Hon. S.M Ncube, Hon. Nezi, Hon. Sibanda F.M. - Clerk - Ms Chikuvire

At 1000 hrs in Committee Room No. 1

SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISE COOPERATIVE DEVELOPMENT - Hon. Moyo (Chairperson) Hon. Chimbetete, Hon. Gonese, Hon. Makuyana M, Hon. Masvaire, Hon. Matibe, Hon. Maposhere, Hon. Mbwembwe, Hon. Moyo R, Hon. Munjeyi, Hon. Mutomba, Hon. Muza, Hon. Navaya, Hon. Nemadziva, Hon. Ngwenya, Hon. Nyamudeza, Hon. Tazviona, Hon. Zhuwao, Hon. Zinyemba. Clerk Ms Mushunje.

 

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