On Friday, 19 October 2018, the Clerk of Parliament gazetted the Finance (No. 2) Bill, H.B. 9, 2018. Section 141 of the Constitution of Zimbabwe provides that Parliament must:
(a) Facilitate public involvement in its legislative and other processes of its Committees;
(b) Ensure that interested and affected parties are consulted about Bills being considered by Parliament, unless such consultation is inappropriate or impracticable…”
In compliance with this constitutional provision, and as part of public consultations meant to enhance participatory democracy, the Parliament of Zimbabwe is inviting comments on the Finance (No. 2) Bill, H.B. 9, 2018 for consideration by the relevant Committee(s).
All comments must be submitted in the comments section below or
Comments can be sent directly to the following e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. Alternatively, written submission can be sent to: Parliament of Zimbabwe, Corner Third Street and Kwame Nkrumah, PO Box CY 298, Causeway, Harare. All submissions must be received on or before Friday, 25 January 2019. Targeted public and stakeholder consultations on this very important Bill will be conducted in due course on dates to be advised.