Statute Law (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act, 2016. (No. 7 of 2016). | Land Portal

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April 2016
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This Act makes miscellaneous and minor amendment to, amongst others, the Land Adjudication Act (Cap. 284), the County Governments Act, 2012, the Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Authority Act, 2013, the Crops Act, 2013 and the Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Act, 2013. The Land Adjudication Act is amended by replacing the expression "Trust Land" with "community land" and "county council" with "county government". In the Fisheries and Food Authority Act, 2013 in the definition of "Authority" the word "Fisheries" is deleted. Various other amendments are made to that Act in relation to the Authority, prohibition of export of some new produce, and levies. To the Crops Act the following amendments are made: In the definition of "Authority" delete the word "Fisheries"; in section 8 delete the word biodiversity appearing immediately after the words "the National" and substitute therefor the word "Biosafety"; in section 9 delete the words "Authority with the approval of National Assembly" and substitute therefor the words "Cabinet Secretary".

Amends: Land Adjudication Act (Cap. 284). (2007)
Amends: County Governments Act, 2012 (No. 17 of 2012). (2012-07-24)
Amends: Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Authority Act, 2013 (No. 13 of 2013). (2013-01-14)
Amends: Crops Act, 2013 (No. 16 of 2013). (2013-01-14)
Amends: Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Act, 2013 (No. 17 of 2013). (2013-01-14)

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