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South Africa
NATIONAL LEGISLATION OVERVIEWS
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South African Weather Service Act, No. 8 of 2001

Long title


To establish a juristic person to be known as the South African Weather Service; to determine its objects, functions and method of work; to prescribe the manner in which it is to be managed and governed; to regulate its staff matters and financial affairs; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Table of contents

SECTION TITLE

CONTENTS

CHAPTER 1. INTRODUCTION
1.  Definitions

CHAPTER 2. SOUTH AFRICAN WEATHER SERVICE
2.  Establishment of South African Weather Service
2A.  Determination of policy [...inserted by Act 2013_048_001_20140116]
2B.  Minister's supervisory powers [...inserted by Act 2013_048_001_20140116]
3.  Objectives of Weather Service
4.  Functions of Weather Service

CHAPTER 3. BOARD OF WEATHER SERVICE
5.  Board of Weather Service and its composition
6.  Functions of Board
7.  Removal
8.  Vacancies
9.  Remuneration
10.  Meetings of Board
11.  Committees of Board
12.  Meteorological advisory committees

CHAPTER 4. MANAGEMENT OF WEATHER SERVICE
13.  Chief Executive Officer
13A.  Removal of Chief Executive Officer from office [...inserted by Act 2013_048_008_20140116]

CHAPTER 5. STAFF OF WEATHER SERVICE
14.  Staff and conditions of service
15.  Pensions

CHAPTER 6. FINANCIAL MATTERS
16.  Funds
17.  Accounting authority

CHAPTER 7. TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS
18.  ... [...repealed by Act 2013_048_011_20140116 - was entitled "Transfer of staff of Chief Directorate to Weather Service"]
19.  Transfer of certain assets and liabilities to Weather Service

CHAPTER 8. REGULATORY CONTROL
20. Regulating Committee
21.  Functions of Regulating Committee
22.  Removal
23.  Vacancies
24.  Remuneration
25.  Meetings of Regulating Committee

CHAPTER 9. GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS
26.  Intellectual property rights
27.  Limitation of liability
28.  Regulations
29. Rules of Board
30. Delegation of powers and assignment of duties
30A. Offences and penalties [...inserted by Act 2013_048_015_20140116]
31. Repeal of Meteorology Act, 1988 (Bophuthatswana)
32. Short title and commencement
Sch. 1. SCHEDULE 1. PUBLIC GOOD SERVICES
Sch. 2. SCHEDULE 2. COMMERCIAL SERVICES

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