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    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 regulate deeds of arrangement.

    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act provides for matters relative to deeds of arrangement related to debt. The classes of instrument are: (a) an assignment of property (including land); (b) a deed of or agreement for a composition; and (c) in cases where creditors of the debtor obtain any control over his or her property or business. A deed of arrangement shall be void unless it is registered with the Registrar of Deeds of Arrangement under and in accordance with this Act. Deeds of arrangement also require assent by the majority of creditors.

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    An Act of Parliament to amend and consolidate the law relating to energy, to provide for the establishment, powers and functions of the Energy Regulatory Commission and the Rural Electrification Authority, and for connected purposes.

    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act concerns the control and licensing of electricity distribution, natural gas and petroleum businesses and renewable energy.

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    An Act of Machakos County Assembly to regulate harvesting and related activities and to ensure sustainable exploitation and utilization of sand, to provide for equitable sharing of the accruing benefits and for connected purposes.

    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    The object and purpose of this Act is to provide a legal framework for sand harvesting, i.e. the removal, extraction, harvesting or scooping of sand from a designated areas. In particular the Act provides, among other things for the registration of sand dealers and sand harvesting associations, environmental impact assessment and the rehabilitation and protection of the environment from harmful effects of sand harvesting and related activities.

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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 revise, consolidate and rationalize the registration of titles to land, to give effect to the principles and objects of devolved government in land registration, and for connected purposes.

    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    The Act principally concerns the registration of interests in land. This Act shall apply to: (a) registration of interests in all public land as declared by Article 62 of the Constitution; (b) registration of interests in all private land as declared by Article 64 of the Constitution; and (c) registration and recording of community interests in land.The National Land Commission in consultation with national and county governments may, by order in the Gazette, constitute an area or areas of land to be a land registration unit and may at any time vary the limits of any such units.

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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.

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    An Act of Parliament to enable mortgage finance companies to obtain possession more easily of property in respect of which they are able as mortgagees to exercise their power of sale or appoint receivers.

    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act allows mortgage finance companies to obtain possession of a mortgaged property if conditions specified in this Act are fulfilled. Within a given time, the defendant, if he or she believes that not all the specified conditions do exist in relation to the property, may file an affidavit in response to summons. At a given time after the summons has been served on the defendant, the Company may apply to the court for a decree for possession of the mortgaged property, and the court shall pass such if it is satisfied that the specified conditions exist.

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    An Act of Parliament to make provision in relation to surveys and geographical names and the licensing of land surveyors, and for connected purposes.

    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act makes provision for the public control and organization of the survey of land and for other related matters. The Act consists of 46 sections divided into 10 Parts.As for administration, there shall be a Director of Surveys and such other officers as may be deemed to be necessary for the purposes of this Act. Also a Land Surveyors' Board is established. The Board shall principally appoint and control licensed surveyors. Surveyors, in order to become a licensed surveyor, shall submit to examination and be registered by the Board.

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