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General Law Third Amendment Act, No. 129 of 1993

Long title


To amend the Insolvency Act, 1936, so as to further regulate an appeal against certain orders; to amend the Magistrates' Courts Act, 1944, so as to further regulate the limits of jurisdiction of lower courts; to amend the Radio Act, 1952, so as to delete certain definitions and amend another definition; and to delete obsolete provisions; to amend the Universities Act, 1955, so as to regulate certain offences and penalties anew; to amend the Mines and _Works Act, 1956, so as to further regulate work on certain days and insert a penalty clause in connection therewith; to amend the Labour Relations Act, 1956, so as to make further provision for the auditing of account books of trade unions and employers' organizations; to amend the Interpretation Act, 1957, so as to further regulate the dates of commencement of certain laws; to amend the State Attorney Act, 1957, so as to further regulate the employment of correspondents; to amend the Post Office Act,l958, so as to further regulate the transfer of land and the use of immovable property and land; and to exempt the successor companies from certain laws; to amend the Correctional Services Act, 1959, so as to provide for the manner in which multiple sentences of correctional supervision shall be served; to amend the Stock Theft Act, 1959, so as to repeal an obsolete provision; to amend the Supreme Court Act, 1959, so as to delete obsolete expressions; to regulate appeals against judgments or orders of certain divisions anew; and to make provision that a court of appeal may strike certain appeals off the roll; to amend the Territorial Waters Act, 1963, so as to extend the application of certain laws to certain installations; to amend the Unemployment Insurance Act, 1966, so as to further regulate the determination of the value of remuneration in kind in agriculture; to amend the Mental Health Act, 1973, so as to further regulate the discharge of State patients; to amend the Post Office Service Act, 1974, so as to further regulate the constitution of the Staff Management Board arid the term of office of the Postmaster General; to amend the Livestock Improvement Act, 1977, so as to insert certain definitions; to amend the Criminal Procedure Act, 1977, so as to redefine "bank"; to further regulate private prosecutions; to further regulate the powers of a peace officer in respect of an arrest without a warrant; to substitute certain obsolete expressions; to further regulate the proof of entries in accounting records and documentation of banks; to further regulate the sentence of correctional supervision; to extend the discretion of the court to antedate a sentence under certain circumstances; and to further regulate the conditional postponement or suspension of a sentence; to amend the Attorneys Act, 1979, so as to further regulate the admission or readmission and enrolment as an attorney and the removal of an attorney from the roll; to make provision that attorneys may under certain circumstances deviate from the prescribed tariffs for conveyancing; and to empower a council of a law society to assess certain fees mero motu; to amend the Manpower Training Act, 1981, so as to give training boards the opportunity to evaluate test results before they issue certificates; to amend the Universities and Technikons Advisory Council Act, 1983, so as to expand the composition of the Universities and Technikons Advisory Council; and to further regulate the consequences of the existence of a vacancy in a committee of the Advisory Council; to amend the Forest Act, 1984, so as to amend a definition; and to provide for the delegation of a certain power by the Minister of Agriculture; to amend the Rules Board for Courts of Law Act, 1985, so as to regulate anew the composition of the Rules Board for Courts of Law; to provide that the said Board can employ a person with special knowledge of any matter on a temporary basis; and to provide for the remuneration, allowances, benefits and privileges of the members of the said Board; to amend the South African Certification Council Act, 1986, so as to further regulate the composition of the South African Certification Council; to amend the Sea Fishery Act, 1988, so as to regulate by permit the transfer of fish from one vessel or fishing boat to another at sea; to further regulate the prohibition on the catching or killing of fish by detonating a substance in the sea; and to create certain presumptions; to amend the Legal Succession to the South African Transport Services Act, 1989, so as to further regulate certain statutory protection; to amend the Road Traffic Act, 1989, so as to further regulate the offence of driving with an excessive amount of alcohol in the blood or breath; to amend the Judges' Remuneration and Conditions of Employment Act, 1989, so as to further regulate the method of transport of judges; to amend the South African Reserve Bank Act, 1989, so as to further regulate the appointment of directors; to amend the Agricultural Product Standards Act, 1990, so as to further regulate export inspection tariffs; to amend the Posts and Telecommunications Acts Amendment Act, 1992, so as to repeal a superfluous provision; to amend the Births and Deaths Registration Act, 1992, so as to provide that a person who has undergone a change of sex may apply for the alteration of the sex description in his birth register; to amend the Abattoir Hygiene Act, 1992, so as to further regulate the delegation of powers; to amend the Audit Arrangements Act, 1992, so as to further regulate the transfer of officials; to amend the Management of State Forests Act, 1992, so as to redefine "Minister"; and to further regulate the management of State forests; to provide for the interpretation of references to the Public Accountants' and Auditors' Act, 1951; to create a certain offence; to repeal certain obsolete laws; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


Table of contents

SECTION TITLE
1. Amendment of section 150 of Act 24 of 1936...
2. Amendment of section 92 of Act 32 of 1944...
3. Amendment of section 1 of Act 3 of 1952...
4. Amendment of section 5 of Act 3 of 1952...
5. Amendment of section 7 of Act 3 of 1952...
6. Amendment of section 8 of Act 3 of 1952...
7. Substitution of section 28bis of Act 61 of 1955...
8. Amendment of section 9 of Act 27 of 1956...
9. ... [... repealed by Act 1995_066_212_19951213 Sch6 - was entitled "Amendment of section 8 of Act 28 of 1956..."] 
10. Amendment of section 13 of Act 33 of 1957
11. Amendment of section 8 of Act 56 of 1957...
12. Amendment of section 4 of Act 44 of 1958...
13. Insertion of section 7A in Act 44 of 1958
14. Amendment of section 90A of Act 44 of 1958...
15. Amendment of section 32 of Act 8 of 1959...
16. Repeal of section 5 of Act 57 of 1959
17. Amendment of section 1 of Act 59 of 1959...
18. Amendment of section 10 of Act 59 of 1959...
19. Amendment of section 19bis of Act 59 of 1959...
20. Amendment of section 20 of Act 59of 1959...
21. Amendment of section 21 of Act 59 of 1959...
22. Insertio of section 21A of Act 59 of 1959
23. Amendment of section 26 of Act 59 of 1959...
24. Amendment of section 30 of Act 59 of 1959...
25. Amendment of section 32 of Act 59 of 1959...
26. Amendment of section 36 of Act 59 of 1959...
27. Amendment of section 39 of Act 59 of 1959...
28. Amendment of section 40 of Act 59 of 1959...
29. Amendment of section 41 of Act 59 of 1959...
30. Amendment of section 1 of Act 87 of 1963...
31. Insertion of section 5A of Act 87 of 1963...
32. Amendment of section 50 of Act 30 of 1966...
33. Amendment of section 29 of Act 18 of 1973...
34. Amendment of section 4 of Act 66 of 1974...
35. Amendment of section 9 of Act 66 of 1974...
36. Amendment of section 10A of Act 66 of 1974...
37. Amendment of section 1 of Act 25 of 1977...
38. Amendment of section1 of Act 51 of 1977...
39. Amendment of section 9 of Act 51 of 1977
40. Amendment of section 16 of Act 51 of 1977
41. Amendment of section 40 of Act 51 of 1977
42. Amendment of section 77 of Act 51 of 1977...
43. Amendment of section 78 of Act 51 of 1977...
44. Amendment of section 79 of Act 51 of 1977
45. Amendment of section 236 of Act 51 of 1977
46. Amendment of section 276A of Act 51 of 1977...
47. Amendment of section 280 of Act 51 of 1977
48. Amendment of section 282 of Act 51 of 1977...
49. Amendment of section 279 of Act 51 of 1977...
50. Insertion of section 308A of Act 51 of 1977
51. Amendment of section 309 of Act 51 of 1977...
52. Amendment of section 16 of Act 53 of 1979
53. Amendment of section 22 of Act 53 of 1979...
54. Amendment of section 69 of Act 53 of 1979...
55. Amendment of section 13 of Act 56 of 1981...
56. Amendment of section 2 of Act 99 of 1983
57. Amendment of section 3 of Act 99 of 1983
58. Amendment of section 5 of Act 99 of 1983
59. Amendment of section 1 of Act 122 of 1984...
60. Amendment of section 18 of Act 122 of 1984...
61. Substitution of section 3 of Act 107 of 1985...
62. Amendment of section 6 of Act 107 of 1985...
63. Substitution of section 8 of Act 107 of 1985...
64. Amendment of section 9 of Act 107 of 1985...
65. Amendment of section 4 of Act 85 of 1986
66. ... [... repealed by Act 1998_018_084_19980527 - was entitled "Amendment of section 45 of Act 12 of 1988..."]
67. ... [... repealed by Act 1998_018_084_19980527 - was entitled "Amendment of section 47 of Act 12 of 1988..."]
68. ... [... repealed by Act 1998_018_084_19980527 - was entitled "Amendment of section 50 of Act 12 of 1988..."]
69. Amendment of section 13 of Act 9 of 1989
70. Amendment of section 122 of Act 29 of 1989...
71. Amendment of section 12 of Act 88 of 1989
72. ... [... repealed by Act 1996_093_000_19961122 Sch - was enitled "Amendment of section 4 of Act 90 of 1989..."]
73. Amendment of section 4 of Act 119 of 1990
74. Amendment of section 7 of Act 119 of 1990
75. Repeal of section 13 of Act 101 of 1992
76. Amendment of section 33 of Act 51 of 1992
77. ... [... repealed by Act 2000_040_025_20001101 Sch2 - was entitled "Amendment of section 2 of Act 121 of 1992"]
78. ... [... repealed by Act 2000_040_025_20001101 Sch2 - was entitled "Amendment of section 15 of Act 121 of 1992"]
79. Amendment of section 30 of Act 122 of 1992
80. Amendment of section 1 of Act 128 of 1992
81. Amendment of section 4 of Act 128 of 1992
82. Failure to give satisfactory account of possession of implement or object
83. Interpretation of a law, and savings
84. Repeal of laws
85. Short title and commencement
Sch.  SCHEDULE. LAWS REPEALED (SECTION 84)
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