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Mine Health and Safety Amendment Act, No. 74 of 2008

Long title


To amend the Mine Health and Safety Act, 1996, so as to review and strengthen enforcement provisions; to simplify the administrative system for the issuing of fines; to reinforce offences and penalties; to substitute, add and remove ambiguities in certain definitions and expressions; and to effect certain amendments necessary to ensure consistency with other laws, particularly the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Table of contents

SECTION TITLE
1. Amendment of section 2 of Act 29 of 1996...
2. Amendment of section 2A of Act 29 of 1996...
3. Amendment of section 10 of Act 29 of 1996
4. Amendment of section 11 of Act 29 of 1996
5. Amendment of section 13 of Act 29 of 1996
6. Amendment of section 17 of Act 29 of 1996...
7. Amendment of section 20 of Act 29 of 1996...
8. Amendment of section 23 of Act 29 of 1996...
9. Amendment of section 41 of Act 29 of 1996...
10. Amendment of section 42 of Act 29 of 1996...
11. Amendment of section 43 of Act 29 of 1996...
12. Repeal of section 44 of Act 29 of 1996
13. Amendment of section 47 of Act 29 of 1996
14. Amendment of section 49 of Act 29 of 1996
15. Insertion of sections 49A and 49B in Act 29 of 1996
16. Amendment of section 50 of Act 29 of 1996
17. Amendment of section 54 of Act 29 of 1996...
18. Amendment of section 55A of Act 29 of 1996...
19. Substitution of section 55B of Act 29 of 1996...
20. Repeal of sections 55C to 55H of Act 29 of 1996
21. Amendment of section 57 of Act 29 of 1996...
22. Repeal of section 57A of Act 29 of 1996
23. Amendment of section 63 of Act 29 of 1996...
24. Amendment of section 71 of Act 29 of 1996...
25. Amendment of section 76 of Act 29 of 1996
26. Insertion of section 86A in Act 29 of 1996
27. Amendment of section 91 of Act 29 of 1996...
28. Amendment of section 92 of Act 29 of 1996...
29. Amendment of section 98 of Act 29 of 1996...
30. Amendment of section 102 of Act 29 of 1996...
31. Substitution of section 104 of Act 29 of 1996
32. Amendment of Schedule 4 to Act 29 of 1996...
33. Insertion of Schedule 8 in Act 29 of 1996
34. Amendment of certain expressions in Act 29 of 1996
35. Short title and commencement

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