Constitution Third Amendment Act, 1988

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Constitution Third Amendment Act, 1988
enacted by the Parliament of South Africa
Act No. 101 of 1988. First published on 21 October 1988 in Government Gazette No. 11554, and came into force upon publication. Repealed on 27 April 1994 by the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1993.

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Act

To amend the Republic of South Africa Constitution Act, 1983, so as to make different provision in relation to the period within which certain advice and decisions of the President’s Council shall be laid upon the Table in Parliament.



(Afrikaans text signed by the acting State President.)
(Assented to 12 October 1988.)


Be it enacted by the State President and the Parliament of the Republic of South Africa, as follows:―


Amendment of section 78 of Act 110 of 1983

1. Section 78 of the Republic of South Africa Constitution Act, 1983, is hereby amended by the substitution for subsection (8) of the following subsection:

“(8) Advice received by the State President in terms of subsection (4) (b) and accepted by him, and any decision of the President’s Council in terms of subsection (5), shall be laid upon the Table of every House [within 14 days after its receipt by the State President] as soon as possible.”.


Short title

2. This Act shall be called the Constitution Third Amendment Act, 1988.

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