Following the Michigan State University divestiture ininthe State of Michigan Legislature and Governor voted for divestiture by all of the more than 30 State of Michigan colleges and universities, an action later struck down as unconstitutional by the Michigan Court of Appeals in response to a suit against the Act by the University of Michigan. Trustee meetings were picketed and interrupted by demonstrations culminating in May in the takeover of the Graduate School of Business.
The electronic versions of the South African Statutes products are substantially similar to the print versions, including all indexes, and may thus be used in the same way. However, the electronic versions also allow a range of keyword searching options.
The statutes collections published in electronic form include the full text of many regulations. These electronic libraries typically include relevant statutes, case law and commentaries, and some include journal articles, full text electronic textbooks, and regulations.
Free Sites Available on the Internet: Policy and Law Online News This is a privately run site, providing a wealth of government information. The site includes the full text of legislation: Bills sinceand Acts sinceand also provides the full text of: The official website of the Parliament of South Africa provides full text of acts passed from onwards, and the full text of bills since The site also provides background information on Members of Parliament and the legislative process; selected Parliamentary papers, Parliamentary Committee reports and Hansard reports.
Also see the National Council of Provinces webpage. The official website of the South African Government provides full text of acts passed sinceand the full text of bills since The full text of many regulations is also reproduced here.
The site provides the full text of many speeches and policy and information documents, including white papers and green papers. It also provides useful background information on various aspects of the South African governmental structure and process, as well as links to the various Government Departments and the Provincial Governments.
The Parliamentary Monitoring Group site tracks the activities of Parliament and the Parliamentary Select Committees, and follows the progress of discussion papers, white papers, and bills i. Many of the provincial governments publish provincial legislation and official policy documents online.
The World Legal Information Institute provides links to some of the sites mentioned above, as well links to a few other South African acts.
Search under South Africa in the Worldlii catalogue. Treaties South African treaties are not easy to find in full text form.
The Department of Foreign Affairs provides some information about both bilateral and multilateral treaties signed by South Africa on its website.
It does not provide the full text of the agreements, but does provide a summary of their main provisions and gives useful background and policy information. The site is not comprehensive. A private site, the South African Cyber Treaty Series lists the multilateral treaties signed by South Africa and provides ratification information.
Where possible, the site links to full text versions available on the Internet. The site does not cover bilateral agreements. This treaty series is based primarily on the United Nations Multilateral Treaties Deposited with the Secretary-General, and is arranged according to the categories found in the United Nations Treaty Series.
It includes several additional topics for which the United Nations does not act as depository, such as intellectual property and civil aviation.Salona Lutchman is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Public Law at the University of Cape heartoftexashop.com is an admitted Attorney and Notary of the High Court of South Africa.
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Seretse Khama was the chief of the Bama-Ngwato tribe, Bechuanaland (now Botswana).
Khama's problems with the British started when he married an English woman, Ruth Williams in September , in England, without the permission of the tribal elders. Apartheid (South African English: / ə ˈ p ɑːr t eɪ d /; Afrikaans: [aˈpartɦəit], lit.
"separateness") was a system of institutionalised racial segregation that existed in South Africa from until the early s. Apartheid was characterised by an authoritarian political culture based on baasskap (or white supremacy), which encouraged state repression of Black African, Coloured, and.
Type or paste a DOI name into the text box. Click Go. Your browser will take you to a Web page (URL) associated with that DOI name. Send questions or comments to doi. Researching South African Law. By Amanda Barratt and Pamela Snyman. Published March Read the Update!
Amanda Barratt has been the Law Librarian at the University of Cape Town Law Library since January She has 12 years experience as a reference librarian, and previously headed the University’s African Studies Library.
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