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  1. Library Resource
    Legislation & Policies
    Legislation
    May, 2012
    Kenya

    This is Kenya's general land code.

  2. Library Resource
    Legislation & Policies
    Legislation
    September, 2012
    Kenya

    This was Kenya's law on expropriation from 2010-2012 - it was repealed by the 2012 Land Act.

  3. Library Resource

    An Act of Parliament to provide for the preparation and implementation of physical development plans and for connected purposes.

    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act provides rules for physical planning in Kenya, establishes Physical Planning Liaison Committees, provides for the appointment of the Director of Physical Planning, requires regional and local authorities to adopt Physical Development Plans in accordance with this Act and provides for control of development and subdivision of land.The Director shall, among other things: (a) formulate development policies, guidelines and strategies; (b) advise the Commissioner of Lands on matters concerning alienation of land under the Government Lands Act and the Trust Land Act; and (c) advise the C

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    An Act of Parliament to make minor amendments to statute law.

    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act makes minor amendments to various enactments including: Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary Para-professionals Act, 2011, the National Land Commission Act, 2012, Kenya Ports Authority Act, 1978, the Leadership and Integrity Act, 2012, the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission Act, 2011 and the Tourism Act.

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    An Act of Parliament to give effect to Article 68 of the Constitution, to revise, consolidate and rationalize land laws; to provide for the sustainable administration and management of land and land based resources, and for connected purposes.

    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act makes provision for a wide variety of matters regarding public and private land and community land (as defined respectively by Articles 62, 63, 64 and 260 of the Constitution), and in particular provides of the sustainable administration and management of land and land-based resources. It also provides for (compulsory) acquisition of land.

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    An Act of Parliament to consolidate and repeal various statutes relating to crops; to provide for the growth and development of agricultural crops and for connected purposes.

    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act seeks to accelerate the growth and development of agriculture, enhance productivity and incomes of farmers and the rural population, improve investment climate and efficiency of agribusiness and develop agricultural crops as export crops.

  7. Library Resource

    An Act of Parliament to make provision for Trust land.

    Legislation
    January, 1938
    Africa, Eastern Africa, Kenya

    This Act makes provision for the administration of Trust land as defined by section 114 of the Constitution of Kenya, the setting apart of an area of Trust land for use and occupation for specified purposes, the use of Trust land and for other related purposes.

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    An Act of Parliament to amend, define and consolidate the law relating to intestate and testamentary succession and the administration of estates of deceased persons; and for purposes connected therewith and incidental thereto

    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act provides for matters of succession to and protection and administration of property of a deceased person. Succession to rights can be intestate or on the basis of a will. The Act also sets out rules for the construction of wills.Except so far as expressly authorized by this Act, or by any other written law, or by a grant of representation under this Act, no person shall, for any purpose, take possession or dispose of, or otherwise intermeddle with, any free property of a deceased person.

    Implemented by: Probate and Administration Rules (Cap. 160). (2012-12-31)

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    An Act of Parliament to give effect to Chapter Eleven of the Constitution; to provide for county governments' powers, functions and responsibilities to deliver services and for connected purposes.

    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act provides for the election, functioning, control of, tasks and powers, etc. of county governments as provided for under Article 176 of the Constitution. It also provides for a wide variety of matters relating to public administration at local level such as civic participation, access to information, public comunication and the protection of minorities.A county government shall be responsible for any function assigned to it under the Constitution or by an Act of Parliament.

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    An Act of Parliament to provide a framework for the transition to devolved government pursuant to section 15 of the Sixth Schedule to the Constitution, and for connected purposes.

    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act provides for a transition mechanism in order to achieve devolving of government functions in Kenya. For this purpose it establishes a Transition Authority.

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