Repeal of section 6 of the Civil Union Act

Speaker of the National Assembly New Assembly Building, Parliament Street, Cape Town P O Box 15, Cape Town 8000   E-mail: speaker@parliament.gov.za         cc: cdudley@parliament.gov.za     Notice 96 of 2018 – Civil Union Amendment Bill, 2018     The South African Pagan Rights Alliance was designated as a religious organisation in…

Proposal to regulate religion opposed by COGTA

The proposal by the Commission for the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Cultural‚ Religious and Linguistic Communities (CRL Rights Commission) to license and regulate religion, religious organisation and leaders, has not been endorsed by the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA). The COGTA has acknowledged that a majority of religious…