Act No: No. 10 of 1998
Act Title: COMMUNITY SERVICE ORDERS
SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION
COMMUNITY SERVICE ORDERS (CASE COMMITTEES) REGULATIONS, 1999
[L.N. 32/2000.]
1.
Citation

These rules may be cited as the Community Service Orders (Case Committees) Regulations, 1999.

2.
Establishment of committees
(1)

There are hereby established the community service orders Case Committees set out in the First column of the Schedule hereto.

(2)

The area in respect of which each committee is established is set out in the Second column of the Schedule.

3.
Constitution of committees
(1)

Each Community Service Order Case Committee, hereinafter referred to as a committee, shall consist of a chairman and nine members appointed by the Minister and a National Co-ordinator who shall be an ex officio member.

(2)

The members of a committee, other than ex officio members shall hold office for a period of three years, but shall be eligible for reappointment.

(3)

Any member of a committee may at any time resign his office by notice in writing addressed to the secretary who shall forward it to the Minister.

(4)

A community service officer stationed within the area in respect of which a committee is established shall be the secretary of the committee.

(5)

All appointments to a committee shall be notified in the Kenya Gazette.

4.
Duties of committees

The duties of a committee shall be—

(a)

to examine and review the work of a community service programme in the area;

(b)

to submit returns to the National Committee;

(c)

to implement the polices of the National Committee;

(d)

to sensitize the local community on matters relating to community service orders;

(e)

to review the progress of each individual offender;

(f)

to receive and consider reports from the community service officer;

(g)

to make recommendations concerning the community service programmes to the National Committee;

(h)

to advise and assist community service officers in the execution of their duties;

(i)

to ensure that community service officers perform their duties in a satisfactory manner.

5.
Meetings of Committees

A committee shall hold a meeting for the transaction of general business at least twice in a year and at such other times as the chairman may direct.

6.
Procedure at meetings

The chairman shall preside at every meeting at which he is present, and in the case of his temporary absence, the members present and constituting a quorum shall elect a chairman from among the members.

7.
Quorum of a Committee

A quorum of a committee shall be four members.

8.
Voting
(1)

The decisions of a committee shall be by a majority of votes.

(2)

The chairman shall have a casting as well as a deliberative vote.

9.
Records

The secretary shall maintain records of proceedings of committee and perform such other duties as may be assigned to him by a committee.

10.
Committees may regulate procedure

Subject to the provisions of these rules a committee shall have powers to regulate its own proceedings.

SCHEDULE

Name of Committee

Area in Respect of Which Committee is Appointed

Mombasa Committee Service Case Committee

Mombasa District.

Kwale Community Service Case Committee

Kwale District.

Taita/Taveta Community Service Case Committee

Taita/Taveta District.

Baringo Community Service Case Committee

Baringo District.

Koibatek Community Service Case Committee

Koibatek District.

Nakuru Community Service Case Committee

Nakuru District.

Kericho Community Service Case Committee

Kericho District.

Bomet Community Service Case Committee

Bomet District.

Nandi Community Service Case Committee

Nandi District.

Uasin Gishu Community Service Case Committee

Uasin Gishu District.

Keiyo Community Service Case Committee

Keiyo District.

Trans Nzoia Community Service Case Committee

Trans Nzoia District.

Marakwet Community Service Case Committee

Marakwet District.

Samburu Community Service Case Committee

Samburu District.

Kajiado Community Service Case Committee

Kajiado District.

Narok Community Service Case Committee

Narok District.

Bureti Community Service Case Committee

Buret District.

Marsabit Community Service Case Committee

Marsabit District.

Mandera Community Service Case Committee

Mandera District.

Wajir Community Service Case Committee

Wajir District.

Name of Committee

Area in Respect of Which Committee is Appointed

Garissa Community Service Case Committee

Garissa District.

Makadara Community Service Case Committee

Eastlands Area.

Kibera Community Service Case Committee

Kibera and Nairobi West Area.

Juvenile Court Service Case Committee

Central Business District and Westlands Area.

Meru North Community Service Case Committee

Meru North District.

Turkana Community Service Case Committee

Turkana District.

West Pokot Community Service Case Committee

West Pokot District.

Laikipia Community Service Case Committee

Laikipia District.

Busia Community Service Case Committee

Busia District.

Kisumu Community Service Case Committee

Kisumu District.

Bondo Community Service Case Committee

Bondo District.

Siaya Community Service Case Committee

Siaya District.

Migori Community Service Case Committee

Migori District

Kuria Community Service Case Committee

Kuria District.

Kisii Community Service Case Committee

Kisii District.

Nyamira Community Service Case Committee

Nyamira District.

Homa Bay Community Service Case Committee

Homa Bay District.

Kakamega Community Service Case Committee

Kakamega District.

Vihiga Community Service Case Committee

Vihiga District.

Butere/Mumias Community Service Case Committee

Butere/Mumias District.

Bungoma Community Service Case Committee

Bungoma District.

Mt. Elgon Community Service Case Committee

Mt. Elgon District.

Lamu Community Service Case Committee

Lamu District.

Malindi Community Service Case Committee

Malindi District.

Kilifi Community Service Case Committee

Kilifi District.

Tana River Community Service Case Committee

Tana River District.

Murang’a Community Service Case Committee

Murang’a District.

Maragua Community Service Case Committee

Maragua District

Kirinyaga Community Service Case Committee

Kirinyaga District.

Nyandarua Community Service Case Committee

Nyandarua District.

Nyeri Community Service Case Committee

Nyeri District.

Kiambu Community Service Case Committee

Kiambu District.

Thika Community Service Case Committee

Thika District.

Embu Community Service Case Committee

Embu District.

Name of Committee

Area in Respect of Which Committee is Appointed

Meru Community Service Case Committee

Meru District.

Machakos Community Service Case Committee

Machakos District.

Kitui Community Service Case Committee

Kitui District.

Mwingi Community Service Case Committee

Mwingi District.

Makueni Community Service Case Committee

Makueni District.

Meru South Community Service Case Committee

Meru South District.

Mbeere Community Service Case Committee

Mbeere District.

Isiolo Community Service Case Committee

Isiolo District.