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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 It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1974. Riotous Assemblies Amendment Act No 30

This amendment "deleted all references to public gatherings in [the RIOTOUS ASSEMBLIES ACT of 1956]" (Dugard 1978: 188f; emphasis in original) in order to curb gatherings also on private premises.

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