|CHAPTER 411A - KENYA INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS ACT | HOME|
|83M. Acknowledgement of receipt.|
|Modification of conditions of licence.||National Communication Secretariat.|
|Acknowledgement of receipt. 1 of 2009 s.31||
83M. (1) Where the originator has not agreed with the addressee that the acknowledgement of receipt of electronic records be given in a particular form or by a particular method, an acknowledgement may be given by:-
(a) any communication by the addressee, automated or otherwise;
(b) any conduct of the addressee, sufficient to indicate to the originator that the electronic record has been received.
(2) Where the originator has stipulated that an electronic record shall be binding only on receipt of an acknowledgement of such electronic record, then, unless acknowledgement has been received, the electronic record shall be deemed to have never been sent by the originator.
(3) Where the originator has not stipulated that the electronic record shall be binding on receipt of such acknowledgement, and acknowledgement has not been received by the originator within a reasonable time, then, the originator may give notice to the addressee stating that no acknowledgement has been received by him and specifying a reasonable time by which the acknowledgement must be received by him and if no acknowledgement is received within that time limit, he may, after giving notice to the addressee, treat the electronic record as though it was never sent.