Attendance by Minister and Deputy Ministers of Foreign Affairs
to NA Sittings to Reply to Questions
QUESTION NO: 1789 (N2449E)
PUBLISHED IN INTERNAL
QUESTION PAPER NO 40 OF 11 NOVEMBER 2005
1789. Mr LB Labuschagne (DA) to
ask the Minister of Foreign Affairs:
(1) With reference to her reply to
oral Question 23 (written Question 966 transferred for oral reply) on 3 November
2005, what were her diary obligations for the time period 15h00 to 17h00 on (a)
18 August 2004, (b) 8 September 2004, (c) 3 November 2004, (d) 9 March 2005 and
(e) 8 June 2005;
(2) whether either of her Deputy Ministers attended question
time in the National Assembly on these occasions; if not, what were the diary
obligations of each of her Deputy Ministers at the relevant time on the above
dates; if so, which Deputy Minister?
(1) I was involved
in diary work. I have not yet taken a holiday this year.
(2) I am not aware
that neither of them were in the house.