Bills

PROPOSED DATA AND PRIVACY POLICY
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Data Protection Bill, 2018
Sponsor: Hon. Gideon Moi,
Chairperson, Committee on Information and Technology
Senate
1st Reading: 31 Jul 2018
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3rd Reading: --
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The principal object of the Bill is to protect personal data collected, used or stored by both private and public entities. The Bill recognizes that ...

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The Retirement Benefits (Deputy President and Designated State Officers) (Amendment) Bill, 2018
Sponsor: Hon. Ledama Olekina,
Senator
Senate
1st Reading: 23 Jul 2018
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The main purpose of this Bill is to amend the Retirement Benefits (Deputy President and Designated State Officers) Act, 2015 to provide for the procedure ...

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The Local Content Bill, 2018
Sponsor: Hon. Gideon Moi,
Senator
Senate
1st Reading: 23 Jul 2018
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3rd Reading: --
Assent: --

The Bill seeks to provide a framework for the development and adoption of local content through ownership, control and financing of activities connected with the ...

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Call for Memoranda

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION BILL, 2018
Deadline: 04 May 2018
Senate

Call for Memoranda for the Public Participation Bill

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The Constitution of Kenya (amendment) Bill, 2018
Deadline: 06 Apr 2018
National Assembly

The objective of the Bill is to ensure that the Senate and National Asembly conforms to the Constitutional requirement of the two-third gender principle. 

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The Parliamentary Service Bill, 2018
Deadline: 23 Mar 2018
National Assembly

This Bill seeks to repeal and re-enact the Parliamentary Service Act, Act No. 10 of 2000 for the following reasons; First, the Parliamentary Service Act ...

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The Constitution of Kenya (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill, 2018
Deadline: 23 Mar 2018
National Assembly

The principal objective of the Bill is to amend Articles 101 (1), 136 (2) (a), 177 (1) (a) and 180 (1) of the Constitution of ...

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Analysis

The Local Content Bill

Date: July 20, 2018

The Local Content Bill is intended to regulate the mining sector. If passed, it will be one of the crucial laws that will impact mining ...

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The Data Protection Bill, 2018:A Step in the Right Direction

Date: July 20, 2018

Data Protection Bill, 2018

The Bill has been brought to the floor of the Senate to promote protection of personal data, to regulate the manner ...

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What is in the Public Participation Bill?

Date: July 20, 2018

Public Participation Bill

The Bill sets out to provide a general framework so as to ensure effective public participation and to give effect to constitutional ...

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Constitution of Kenya (Amendment) Bill No 2 of 2018

Date: July 20, 2018

This Bill, also known as the Gender Bill or the Two-Third Gender Bill proposes to create special seats after every general elections which enable the ...

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What minor changes are proposed in The Statute Law (Miscellaneous Amendments) (No.3) Bill, 2017

Date: Dec. 8, 2017

The Statute Law (Miscellaneous Amendments) (No.3) Bill, 2017

  1. The Pensions Act (Cap. 189)

It proposes to replace the word “Minister” ...

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An Overview of the Urban Areas and Cities (Amendment ) Bill, 2017

Date: Dec. 1, 2017

Urban Areas and Cities (Amendment) Bill, 2017

The purpose of the Bill is to amend the Urban Areas and Cities Act, 2011 in order to ...

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What does the National Flag, Emblems and Names (Amendment) Bill, 2017 propose?

Date: Nov. 29, 2017

The Bill proposes that that any person may fly or display the National Flag at any private residence, place of work or business as long ...

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Changes to the County Governments Act

Date: Nov. 27, 2017

County Governments (Amendment) (No.2) Bill, 2017

The objective of the Bill is to amend the County Governments Act to provide for the procedure for the ...

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What is in the Nairobi Metropolitan Area Transport Authority Bill ?

Date: Nov. 21, 2017

Nairobi Metropolitan Area Transport Authority Bill

The Bill is based on Article 189(2) of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 which provides that “Government at each ...

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Summary and Analysis of the Physical Planning Bill, 2017

Date: Nov. 20, 2017

Physical Planning Bill, 2017 Analysis

  1. Objects of the Act

The objects of the Act are to provide the principles, procedures and standards for ...

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What amendments are in the Public Trustee (Amendment) Bill, 2017 ?

Date: Nov. 13, 2017

What is in the Public Trustee Bill, 2017?

The Public Trustee is entrusted with the function of taking care of, managing, administering and/or distributing property ...

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What does the Building Surveyors Bill, 2017 contain?

Date: Nov. 8, 2017

What is in the Building Surveyors Bill, 2017?

Recent times have seen the collapse of buildings without warning that cause devastation, great destruction and many ...

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What changes are in the Copyright (Amendment) Bill?

Date: Nov. 3, 2017

COPYRIGHT AMMENDMENT BILL, 2017

Clause 1

It sets out the short title of the proposed Act.

Clause 2

It proposes to amend section 2 by ...

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What is in the Computer and Cybercrimes Bill 2017?

Date: Nov. 2, 2017

Cybercrime is defined as an offence against computer systems or offences committed by means of computer systems.

PART I (Clause 1-3) –Short Title and Interpretation ...

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Tightening the grip on hate offenders

Date: April 11, 2017

Hate speech is generally defined as speech which attacks a person or group on the basis of attributes such as gender, ethnic origin, religion, race, ...

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