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Non-Profit Organisations Act, 1997 (Act No. 71 of 1997)

Chapter 4 Regulations

28. Procedure for making Regulations


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1) When intending to make or amend regulations, unless the public interest requires the regulations to be made without delay, the Minister must comply with the following procedure:
a) The intention to make the regulations must be announced by notice in the Gazette and at least one other widely circulated means of communication.
b) The notice must specify—
i) that draft regulations have been developed for comment; and
ii) where a copy of the draft regulations may be obtained.
c) A period of at least one month from the date of the notice must be allowed for interested parties to comment on the regulations.
d) The comments received and the content of all discussions and consultations must be considered before making the regulations.


2) Subsection (1) does not apply to an amendment to correct a textual error.


3) Any regulation affecting State revenue or expenditure may only be made with the concurrence of the Minister of Finance.