Office of the Prime Minister

Cabinet Decision and Date/Year of Enactment Date of Review Name of Document Purpose/Rationale of Policy(ies)/ Strategies

1 August 2012

 

To provide for the establishment of institutions for disaster risk management in Namibia; to provide for an integrated and coordinated disaster management approach that focuses on preventing or reducing the risk of disasters, mitigating the severity of disasters, emergency preparedness, rapid and effective response to disasters and post-disaster recovery; to provide for declarations of national, regional and local disasters; to provide for the establishment of the National Disaster Management Risk Fund; and to provide for incidental matters.

2012

 

To create new forms of title to immovable property; to create a register for these forms of title and registrars to register these forms of title; to provide for the nature of the rights conferred by these forms of title; and to provide for matters incidental thereto.

22 February 1994

 

To differentiate the standard time of Namibia for the summer periods and winter periods; and to pro- vide for matters incidental thereto.

23 June 2010

 

To provide for the establishment of the Namibia Institute of Public Administration and Management, and to provide for its administration and control of its affairs and the regulation of its activities; and to provide for incidental matters.

24 July 1995

 

To provide for the establishment, management and efficiency of the Public Service, the regulation of the employment, conditions of service, discipline, retire-ment and discharge of staff members in the Public Service, and other incidental matters.

29 August 2006

 

To make provision for the efficient governance of State-owned enterprises and the monitoring of their performances; to make provision for the restructuring of State-owned enterprises; to establish the State-owned enterprises Governance Council and define its powers, duties and functions; and to make provision for incidental matters

30 October 1998

 

To amend the Public Service Act, 1995, so as to designate the Electoral Commission established by the Electoral Act, 1992, as an agency.

6 October 2008

 

To amend the State-owned Enterprises Governance Act, 2006 so as to make different provision for the date with effect from which the constitution of the boards of State-owned enterprises and the appointment of members of such boards must be effected in accordance with the provisions of that Act; to validate the appointment of certain members of such boards purported to have been made in accordance with the provisions of any law or any constituent document or memorandum of association and articles of association pertaining to the State-owned enterprise which have been repealed or amended by the State-owned Enterprise Governance Act, 2006; to impose on the boards of State-owned enterprises an obligation to submit for approval to the portfolio Minister within a specifi ed time a statement on investment policies, standards and procedures of the State- owned enterprise; and to provide for incidental matters.

April 1992

 

To provide for national pensions to be paid to aged, blind and disabled persons; and to provide for matters incidental thereto.

August 2015

 

To establish the Namibian University of Science and techology ,to provide for its consititution and objects ,to provide for administration and control of its affairs and regulations of its activities and to provide for incidental matters

December 2004

 

To provide for the promotion ,coordination and development of research ,science and technology in namibia ,to establish the national commission on research science and technology and the national research ,science and technology fund and provide for incidental matters

December 2012

 

To to provide for the establishment of the Financial Intelligence Centre as the national centre responsible for collecting, requesting, receiving and analysing suspicious transaction reports and suspicious activity reports which may relate to possible money laundering or the financing of terrorism; to provide for the objects, powers and functions of the Centre; to provide for the combating of money laundering and financing of terrorism activities; to provide for the establishment of the Anti-Money Laundering and Combating of the Financing of Terrorism Council, and for its functions; to provide for the registration of accountable and reporting institutions; to provide for the powers and functions of the supervisory bodies; to empower the Minister to appoint an appeal board to hear and decide appeals against decisions of the Centre or supervisory bodies; and to provide for incidental matters.

June 1990

 

To provide for the establishment of a Public Service Commission in pursuance of the provisions of Chapter 13 of the Namibian Constitution; the powers, functions and duties of the Commission; tenure of office, remuneration and other conditions of service of members of the Commission; the removal from office of and the vacation of office by, those members; the exercising, performance and delegation of the powers and functions of the Commission; the appointment and duties of staff of the Commission; and matters incidental thereto.

September 2014

 

To amend the Namibian Student Financial Assistance fund Act 2000,so as to ammend certain definition and insert new definitions to provide for objects of Acts,to make further provisions relating to the approval of institution s of higher education and to provide for incidental matters

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