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Legislative Update

Please find below legislation that have recently come into force:

Magistrate Court’s Act, No. 26 of 2015.

The objective of this Act is to enable magistrate courts to facilitate just, expeditious, proportionate and accessible judicial services in exercise of the criminal and civil jurisdiction in this Act or any other written law. It repeals the Magistrates’ Court Act (Cap. 10).


Court of Appeal (Organisation and Administration) Act, No. 28 of 2015.

The main objective and purpose of this law is to make provision for the organization and administrative matters to enable the effective and efficient functioning of the Court of Appeal.


Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Act, No. 33 of 2015.

This Act gives effect to Article 227 of the Constitution of Kenya and also provides procedures for efficient public procurement and for assets disposal by public entities. This Act applies to all State organs and public entities with respect to, procurement planning procurement processing, inventory and asset management, disposal of assets and contract management. It repeals the Public Procurement and Disposal Act, No. 3 of 2005.


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