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|28. Advisory Committee on Prerogative of Mercy.|
|Prerogative of mercy.||Functions of Advisory Committee on Prerogative of Mercy.|
|Advisory Committee on Prerogative of Mercy.||
28. (1) There shall be an Advisory Committee on the Prerogative of Mercy which shall consist of -
(a) the Attorney-General; and
(b) not less than three nor more than five other members appointed by the President, of whom at least one shall be a Minister and at least one shall be a person qualified to practise in Kenya as a medical practitioner.
(2) A member of the Committee appointed under subsection (1) (b) shall hold his seat thereon for such period as may be specified in the instrument by which he was appointed:
Provided that his seat shall become vacant -
(i) in the case of a person who at the date of his appointment was a Minister, if he ceases to be a Minister; or
(ii) in any case, if the President in writing so directs.
(3) The Committee may act notwithstanding a vacancy in its membership and its proceedings shall not be invalidated by the presence or participation of a person not entitled to be present at or to participate in its proceedings.
(4) The Committee may regulate its own procedure.