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Crops (Coffee) (General) Regulations, 2019 (L.N. No. 102 of 2019).

The Regulations define functions of the Agriculture and Food Authority established under Section 3 of the Agriculture and Food Authority Act, 2013. The Authority shall, in the performance of its functions, act through the directorate responsible for coffee, to carry out such activities as are necessary...
Kenya
2019

Health Laws (Amendment) Act, 2019 (No. 5 of 2019).

This Act amends several laws specified in the first column of the Schedule. The amendments concern new Boards to be constituted under this Act. In the Pharmacy and Poisons Act various amendments are made including the definition of "health product" and "medical device" (which relate also...
Kenya
2019

Standards (Verification of Conformity to Kenya Standards of Imports Order), 2018 (L.N. No. 127 of 2018).

This Order, made by the Cabinet Secretary for Industry, Trade and Cooperatives in consultation with the National Standards Council, under section 20 of the Standards Act, requires the goods specified in the Schedule shall be inspected upon arrival at the Port of Entry (certain goods may...
Kenya
2018

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act, 2018 (No. 4 of 2018).

This Act makes miscellaneous amendments to various Acts, including the Pharmacy and Poisons Act and the Environmental Management and Co-ordination Act, 1999. The amendments to the 1999 Act concern the National Environment Tribunal and appeals to that Tribunal. In the Pharmacy and Poisons Act in section...
Kenya
2018

Mombasa County Environmental Health and Sanitation Act, 2017 (No. 12 of 2017).

As to the right of water, The County Government shall take legislative, policy and other measures, including the setting of standards, to achieve the progressive realization of the right. The Act provides certain rules regarding the supply of clean water in specific circumstances ad seeks to...
Kenya (Mombasa)
2017

Health Act, 2017 (No. 21 of 2017).

This Act concerns human health in Kenya involving also issues regarding animal health, water and the environment and food. It establishes the Kenya Health Professions Oversight Authority, the National Research for Health Committee and the Health Sector Inter-Governmental Consultative Forum. The objects of this Act are...
Kenya
2017

Tana River County Trade Licence Act, 2017 (No. 5 of 2017).

This Act of the County Assembly of Tana River County provides with respect to licences to conduct a business within the County. A trading licence shall not be required for, amongst other things, the trade of a planter, farmer, gardener, dairy person or agriculturist in respect...
Kenya (Tana River)
2017

Ban on the importation of poultry (L.N. No. 6 of 2017).

This Notice of the Director of Veterinary Services, made under section 8 of the Animal Diseases Act prohibits the importation of live poultry, birds, captive wild birds, carcasses, meat, meat products, bone meal, feathers and other poultry products from Uganda as a precautionary measure against the...
Kenya
2017

Machakos County Public Market and Stalls Act (No. 3 of 2016).

This Act provides for the management of public markets and stalls. In managing public markets and stalls, the responsible Director shall, among other things, designate public markets and stalls, develop market rules, issue guidelines for the establishment of market committees and for the formation of market...
Kenya (Machakos)
2016

Kiambu County Trade Licence Act, 2016 (No. 6 of 2016).

This Act of the County Assembly of Kiambu provides with respect to licences to conduct a business within the County. "Business" includes any lawful commerce, profession, trade, craftsmanship, calling, occupation or other activity other than a prescribed business carried on for purpose of gain (including large,...
Kenya (Kiambu)
2016

Fisheries Management and Development Act, 2016 (No. 35 of 2016).

The Cabinet Secretary may establish Marine Protected Areas and may declare any species of fish to be endangered or threatened with extinction and such fish may not be caught or processed. He or she may also establish: (a) fish landing stations, (b) designated fishing ports,...
Kenya
2016

Migori County Fisheries and Aquaculture Act, 2016 (No. 2 of 2016).

The CEC Member may for purposes of ensuring structured community participation in fisheries management, make regulations governing the administration of beach management units. Regulations regarding community participation shall give due considerations to agreement made with other counties sharing Lake Victoria. The Act list Regulations needed immediately...
Kenya (Migori)
2016

Coffee (General) Regulations, 2016 (L.N. No. 120 of 2016).

These Regulations concern various matters relating to production and processing of and trading in coffee. It defines functions of the Agriculture and Food Authority established under Section 3 of the Agriculture and Food Authority Act, 2013. The Authority shall in the performance of its functions under...
Kenya
2016

Sugar (Imposition of Levy) (Revocation) Order, 2016 (L.N. No. 103 of 2016).

This Order, made by the Cabinet Secretary for Agriculture, Fisheries and Livestock under section 32(1) of the Crops Act, 2013, revokes the Sugar (Imposition of Levy) Order. ...
Kenya
2016

National Livestock Development and Promotion Service Order, 2016 (L.N. No. 57 of 2016).

This Order of the President of Kenya establishes a state corporation to be known as the National Livestock Development and Promotion Service. The Service shall, among other things: be responsible for coordinating matters relating to the development, promotion and marketing of livestock and livestock products within...
Kenya
2016

Migori County Trade and Markets Act, 2016 (No. 3 of 2016).

This Act establishes the Migori County Directorate of Trade and Markets and provides for the regulation of markets and in particular the sale of meat and other "marketable commodities" including poultry, eggs, fresh meat, fish, vegetables and fruit. The County Directorate shall be headed by a...
Kenya (Migori)
2016

Busia County Public Health Act, 2016 (No. 6 of 2016).

Water supplied through a reticulated water shall be safe for human consumption. The Executive Committee Member shall authorise public health officers and by order give such directions, as the Executive Committee Member considers necessary to restrict or prevent the use of unsafe water, and to bring...
Kenya (Busia)
2016

Kiambu County Abattoirs Act, 2015 (No. 3A of 2015).

This Act provides for control on the slaughter and dressing of livestock for human consumption in Kiambu County. The County Public Service Board may, for purposes of this Act, appoint — (a) a County Director of Veterinary Services; (b) veterinary officers; (c) meat inspectors; and (d)...
Kenya (Kiambu)
2015

Kitui County Markets and Farm Produce Trade Act, 2014 (No. 4 of 2014).

This Act establishes the County Directorate of Trade and Markets and provides for the regulation of markets and in particular the sale of meat and other "marketable commodities" including poultry, eggs, fresh meat, fish, vegetables and fruit. The County Directorate shall be headed by a Director...
Kenya (Kitui)
2014

Kitui County Abbatoirs Act, 2014 (No. 7 of 2014).

This Act provides for control on the slaughter and dressing of livestock for human consumption in Kitui County. There is established in the county different categories of abattoirs and slaughterhouses (depending on size) which may either belong to the County Government of Kitui or private entrepreneurs....
Kenya (Kitui)
2014
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