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Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act, 2003 (Act No. 53 of 2003)

3. Interpretation of Act


(1)        Any person applying this Act must interpret its provisions so as—

(a) to give effect to its objectives and purposes; and

[Paragraph (a) amended by section 3(a) of Act No. 46 of 2013]

(b) to comply with the Constitution.


(2) In the event of any conflict between this Act and any other law in force immediately prior to the date of commencement of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Amendment Act, 2013, this Act prevails if the conflict specifically relates to a matter dealt with in this Act.

[Subsection (2) inserted by section 3(b) of Act No. 46 of 2013]

[Subsection (2) to be commenced]