Provincial Legislature

Mpumalanga Department Budget for 2017-18

Vision

A people-centred, African, world class Legislature.

Mission

To hold the Executive and other state organs accountable through intensified oversight enhanced public involvement and effective law making supported by professional administrative service

Core functions

The core functions are as follows:

Law making

  • To provide strategic leadership and management to ensure divisional effectiveness in support of the core business of the Legislature.

  • Coordinate and facilitate the business of the House, and provide Hansard and language services

Oversight

  • To provide professional and administrative support to Committees and liaison function between the Legislature and the NCOP for the fulfilment of the constitutional mandate.

  • To provide research, policy analysis and knowledge management in support of the core business of the Legislature.

  • To provide professional legal services in support of the core business of the Legislature.

Public participation and petitions

  • To provide professional and administrative services regarding public investment and public participation in support of the core business of the Legislature. Members’ affairs and political parties

  • To provide professional and administrative support services to Members in order to fulfil the constitutional mandate of the Legislature.

Co-operative governance

  • To provide professional parliamentary advisory and protocol services in support of the core business of the Legislature
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