The Select Committee on Social Services invites you to submit written comments on the National Public Health Institute of South Africa Bill [B16B-2017].
The Bill seeks to:
▪ provide for the establishment of the National Public Health Institute of South Africa in order to coordinate, and where appropriate to conduct, disease and injury surveillance;
▪provide for specialised public health services, public health interventions, training and research directed towards the major health challenges affecting the population of the Republic; and to provide for matters connected therewith.
Details about commenting are available here: National Public Health Institute of South Africa Bill [B16B-2017]
One of the functions of the NAPHISA to be formed is the intervention in workplace health and safety under the DOL’s jurisdiction.