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 It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1986. Abolition of Influx Control Act No 68

This abolished pass laws. "But this dispensation applies only to blacks who already have urban rights and so are entitled to remain in white urban areas despite the citizenship-stripping statuses of the 1970s" (Dyzenhaus 1991: 47, note 37).

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