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South African Human Rights Commission Act, No. 40 of 2013

Long title


To provide for the composition, powers, functions and functioning of the South African Human Rights Commission; to provide for the repeal of the Human Rights Commission Act, 1994; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Table of contents

SECTION TITLE

PREAMBLE
1. Definitions
2. Objects of Commission
3. Seat of Commission
4. Independence and impartiality
5. Composition of Commission
6. Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson of Commission
7. Powers and functions of Chairperson, Deputy Chairperson and other commissioners
8. Vacancies in Commission
9. Salary, allowances andbenefits of commissioners [...Title amended by Act 2014_022_017_20140602 - was entitled "Remuneration and allowances of commissioners"]
10. Meetings of Commission
11. Committees of Commission
12. Conferment of powers and assignment of functions
13. Powers and functions of Commission
14. Mediation, conciliation or negotiation by Commission
15. Investigations by Commission
16. Entering and search of premises and attachment and removal of articles
17. Compensation for expenses
18. Reports by Commission
19. Staff of Commission
20. Accountability
21. Legal proceedings against Commission
22. Offences and penalties
23. Regulations
24. Repeal of law and transitional arrangements
25. Short title and commencement
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