DA calls on Speaker to suspend Expropriation Bill

2008-06-24 00:00

Cape Town — The DA has called on National Assembly speaker, Baleka Mbete, to immediately suspend the legislative process relating to the controversial Expropriation Bill.

Nel said the DA also wants Mbete to explain why Parliament is currently processing the bill, when Parliament’s own legal advisers have submitted a formal legal opinion stating that the legislation is unconstitutional.

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