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NATIONAL LEGISLATION OVERVIEWS
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National Research Foundation Act, No. 23 of 1998

Long title


To provide for the support, promotion and advancement of research, both basic and applied, and human capacity development in the various fields of science and technology, including humanities, social science and indigenous knowledge; and for this purpose to provide for the establishment of a National Research Foundation; t
o support and promote science engagement; to develop, support, advance and maintain national research facilities; to promote the development and maintenance of the national science system and support of Government priorities;and to provide for incidental matters.

[...Long title amended by Act 2018_019_026_20190506]**

Table of contents


SECTION TITLE
1.  Definitions
2.  Establishment of Foundation
3.  Object of Foundation
3A.Powers of Minister to determine national policies and issue policy guidelines [...Inserted by Act 2018_019_004_20190506]**
4.  Functions, powers and duties of Foundation
4A. Exercise of powers of Foundation outside Republic [...Inserted by Act 2018_019_006_20190506]**
5.  National facilities for research
5A. Research institutions [...Inserted by Act 2018_019_008_20190506]**
6.  Board of Foundation
6A.  Dissolution of Board [...inserted by Act 2014_007_005]
7.  Meetings of Board
8.  Committees of Board
9.  Executive management committee
10.  President of Foundation
11.  ... [...repealed by Act 2018_019_014_20190506 - was entitled "Accounting officer"]**
12.  Divisions of Foundation
13.  Staff of Foundation
14.  ... [...repealed by Act 2018_019_014_20190506 - was entitled "Particular powers of Foundation regarding employee benefits"]**
15.  ... [...repealed by Act 2018_019_014_20190506 - was entitled "Pensions"]**
16.  ... [...repealed by Act 2018_019_014_20190506 - was entitled "Staff of FRD and of Centre for Science Development"]**
17.  Funds of Foundation
18.  ... [...repealed by Act 2018_019_019_20190506 - was entitled "Audit, annual report and financial report"]** 
19.  Intellectual property rights
20. ... [...repealed by Act 2018_019_021_20190506 - was entitled "Losses and damage"]**
21.  Delegations
22.  ... [...repealed by Act 2011_016_022_20111205 - was entitled "Structural organisation of Foundation"]
22A. Liquidation of Foundation [...inserted by Act 2018_019_023_20190506]**
23.  Regulations
24.  Repeal of law, and saving
25.  Short title and commencement
Sch.  ... [...repealed by Act 2018_019_025_20190506 - was entitled SCHEDULE. TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS"] [s15; s16]**
 
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