Screen Shot 2019-12-05 at 16.59.10.pngThe National Health Insurance Bill could be on the President’s desk to be signed into law by July or August 2020, according to portfolio committee chair Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo.

Asked about the legislative process going forward, chair of Parliament’s Health committee Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo told Spotlight the Bill might be brought before Parliament by May or June 2020 to be debated and, if there is agreement and it is passed, the Bill could be forwarded to the President to be signed into law by July or August.

Dhlomo was speaking on the sidelines of the public hearings on the NHI Bill in Port Elizabeth on Friday…..more