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Name: Welfare Laws Amendment Act, 1996 (No. 106 of 1996).
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Social assistance and services
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1996-11-12
Entry into force:
Published on: Government Gazette, 1996-11-27, Vol. 377, No. 17615, 17 p.
ISN: ZAF-1996-L-45821
Bibliography: Government Gazette, 1996-11-27, Vol. 377, No. 17615, 17 p.
Abstract/Citation: Inter alia, amends the Social Work Act 1978 to enlarge the membership of the South African Interim Council for Social Work; the Prevention and Treatment of Drug Dependency Act, 1992 to provide programmes regarding the prevention and treatment of drug dependency; and the Social Assistance Act, 1992, so as to broaden the activities in respect of which financial awards may be made to any activity in the field of developmental social welfare services.
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