The passing of South Africa’s privacy law – the Protection of Personal Information Bill – has been fast tracked.

The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Constitutional Development invites stakeholders and interested persons to submit written submissions on the Protection of Personal Information Bill [B 9 – 2009].

Comments can be emailed to the Committee Secretary: Mr V Ramaano at vramaano@parliament.gov.za by no later than 7 October 2009.

Please indicate your interest in making a verbal presentation. Public hearings will be held in Parliament on 13 and 14 October 2009

Enquiries tel Mr V Ramaano: 021 403 3820 / cell 083 709 8427

Issued by Hon NA Ramatlhodi, MP, Chairperson: PC on Justice and Constitutional Development