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  1. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act makes provision for wayleaves in favour of the Government on private lands for purposes of carrying out of public works and for the protection of such works on any lands. The term "private land" does not include any land sold or leased under any Act dealing with Government lands. The Government shall notify in advance the owner of land, of its intention to carry any sewer, drain or pipeline into, through, over or under any private land without the consent of the owner.

  2. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act constitutes the Commission in accordance with the Constitution and provides for its structure, operations, administration, functions and powers. In addition to the functions set out in Article 234 of the Constitution, the Commission shall: (a) formulate policies necessary for the achievement of its mandate; (b) provide strategic direction, leadership and oversight to the secretariat; and (c) do all such other things as may be necessary for the effective, discharge of its functions and the exercise of its powers.

  3. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act makes provision for the administration and procedures relative to the registration of titles in land to which this Act applies, defines the effect of registration of title, defines (special) powers of the principal registrar of titles and a registrar of titles, provides rules relative to the form and effects of transfer of title, lease, charges, power of attorney, caveats and provides for appeal against decisions of the Registrar and some other matters relative to the registration of title.The Act consists of 86 sections divided into 19 Parts.The Act shall apply all land which is c

  4. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    The object and purpose of this Act is to provide a legal framework for sand utilization, i.e. the removal, extraction, harvesting or scooping of sand from sites. It establishes the Makueni County Sand Conservation and Utilization Authority and defines its functions and powers. It also establishes a County Sand Conservation Fund and requires the Authority to establish Sub-County Sand Management Committees in every Sub County.

  5. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act establishes the National Museums of Kenya as a body corporate and provides for the protection of national natural and cultural heritage (as defined). The National Museums of Kenya shall, among other things, identify, protect, conserve and transmit the cultural and natural heritage of Kenya. The Minister may declare an open space to be a protected area within the meaning of this Act.

  6. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Order declares the areas, places or premises described in the Schedule to be protected areas for purposes of the Protected Areas Act and stipulates that no person shall be in those areas without permission of the prescribed authority or the Cabinet Secretary for Defence.

    Implements: Protected Areas Act (Cap. 204). (1959)

  7. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act: confers powers upon the President of Kenya to grant title or other rights in Government lands; provides for the appointment of a Commissioner of Lands and such other officers as may be necessary for the administration of this Act; and defines procedures and other requirements such as registration in respect to grant of title or other rights in Government land.The Act consists of 146 sections divided into 11 Parts.The President may make grants or dispositions of any estates, interests or rights in or over unalienated Government land in accordance with section 3.

  8. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    The Act provides for the creation of the Kenya Ports Authority which may administer ports and establish and operate port services. The Act also provides for acquisition of land for the purposes of the Authority. The Minister may make, subject to other legislation, Regulations for the registration, licensing, inspection and control of fishing boats.

    Amended by: Statute Law (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act, 2014 (No. 18 of 2014). (2014-11-20)

  9. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act provides for the establishment of Land Disputes Tribunals in every administrative district and a Land Disputes Appeals Committee in every province, defines the jurisdiction of Land Disputes Tribunals and provides for appeals against decisions of such Tribunals. A Land Disputes Tribunal shall, subject to this Act, have jurisdiction in all cases of a civil nature involving a dispute as to: (a) the division of, or the determination of boundaries of land, including land held in common; (b) a claim to occupy or work land; or (c) trespass of land.

  10. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

    This Act provides rules relative to good agricultural practice and in particular rules for the use of agricultural land and aiming at its development and preservation. Furthermore, the Act provides for administrative instruments to ensure a sound agricultural development and the marketing of agricultural products.

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