The Directorate: Legislative Operations deals with all administrative and operational issues relating to sittings of the KZN Legislature, be they formal sittings in the Chamber; off-site sittings (sittings not inside the precincts of the Legislature), such as Taking the Legislature to the People (TLTP) initiatives; or sittings of sector parliaments (Workers’ Parliament, Youth Parliament, Women’s Parliament, et cetera). With regard to the latter, this directorate provides training to delegates and ensures that they are familiar with the Standing Rules of the KZN Legislature, as well as procedures of the House.
The Directorate has the following components to it, i.e. Procedural Services; Office of the Chief Whip and Members Affairs; Hansard and Language Services and National Council of Provinces (NCOP). Each Unit/ component is headed up by a Manager. You will find the details below
Core Business of the Legislature
The Legislature’s core functions are:
Staff members who are attached to this directorate ensure that all processes and procedures are adhered to when the Legislature discharges its core business.