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This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1867. Vagrancy Act

This is presumably an amendment of or replacement for the KAFFIR PASS ACT of 1857 and the KAFFIR EMPLOYMENT ACT of 1857 (Crais 1992: 194). It was amended by the AMENDMENT ACT 23 of 1879.

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