Act No: No. 24 of 2011
Act Title: ELECTIONS
SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION
Arrangement of Sections
THE ELECTIONS (REGISTRATION OF VOTERS) REGULATIONS, 2012

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

PART I – PRELIMINARY

1.

Citation

2.

Interpretation

PART II – ADMINISTRATION

3.

Registration centres

4.

Registration officers

5.

Assistant registration officers

5A.

Gazettement of registration officers

PART III – THE REGISTER OF VOTERS

6.

Preparation of register

7.

Registration areas and Registration centres

8.

Registration particulars

9.

Changes to register

10.

Other changes requiring notice, etc.

11.

Periodic list of changes

12.

Certification of Register of Voters

PART IV – REGISTRATION OF VOTERS

13.

Application for new registration

13A.

Registration procedure

13B.

Numerous registrations

13C.

Transfer of registration

14.

Application for change in registration

15.

When applications not allowed

16.

Consideration by registration officer

PART V – CLAIMS

17.

Time for making claims

18.

Method for making claim

19.

Notice of claims

20.

Consideration of claims

21.

Time for appeal

22.

Method of appeal

23.

Request

24.

Hearing of appeal

25.

Changes to register

26.

Claims not to affect register

PART VI – INSPECTION AND VERIFICATION OF REGISTER

27.

Inspection of register

27A.

Verification of Register of Voters

27B.

Process of Verification

28.

Revision of register

PART VII – PREPARATION OF NEW REGISTER

29.

Direction from Commission

30.

Notice

31.

Registrations

32.

Preparation of new register

33.

Publication of register

PART VIII – REGISTRATION OF KENYAN CITIZENS RESIDING OUTSIDE KENYA

34.

Registration of Kenyan citizens residing out of Kenya

35.

Registration particulars of Kenyan citizens residing out of Kenya

36.

Application for Registration by Kenyan citizens residing out of Kenya

37.

Eligibility to Vote

38.

Registration personnel

39.

Type of elections

PART VIIIA – REGISTRATION OF CITIZENS IN KENYAN PRISONS

39A.

Registration of citizens in Kenyan prisons

39B.

Registration particulars of citizens in Kenyan prisons

39C.

Eligibility to vote

39D.

Registration personnel

39E.

When prisoner may vote

PART IX – MISCELLANEOUS

40.

Summoning witnesses, evidence, etc

41.

Notice to individuals

42.

Publication of notices

43.

Minor inaccuracies immaterial

44.

Observation of the registration process

45.

Alternative means of signification

46.

Revocation of L.N. 173/2002

SCHEDULES

Schedule

THE ELECTIONS (VOTER EDUCATION) REGULATIONS, 2012

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

THE ELECTIONS (VOTER EDUCATION) REGULATIONS, 2012

PART I – PRELIMINARY

1.

Short Title.

2.

Interpretation.

3.

Objective of Regulations.

PART II – VOTER EDUCATION COMMITEES

4.

Establishment of Voter Education Committees.

5.

Composition of National Committee.

6.

Sub Committees of the National Committee.

7.

Commission may assign staff.

8.

Chairperson and vice-chairperson.

9.

Functions of the National Committee.

10.

Procedure of the National Committee.

11.

Composition of constituency committees.

12.

Functions of constituency committees.

13.

Procedure of constituency committees.

14.

Declaration.

15.

Remuneration.

16.

Reports.

PART III – VOTER EDUCATORS

17.

Voter educators

18.

Manner of carrying out the tasks of voter educators.

19.

Qualifications.

PART IV – ACCREDITATION OF NON STATE VOTER EDUCATION PROVIDERS

20.

Application for accreditation.

21.

Accreditation criteria.

22.

Certificate of accreditation.

23.

Inspection of register.

24.

Accredited person's and organisations to sign code of conduct.

25.

Commission may revoke accreditation, etc.

26.

Impartiality of voter education providers.

27.

Submission of information.

SCHEDULES

Schedule

THE RULES OF PROCEDURE ON SETTLEMENT OF DISPUTES

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

1.

Citation

2.

Interpretation

3.

Object

4.

Application of rules

5.

Right to lodge complaint

6.

Returning officer to be guided by constitution and nomination rules etc.

7.

Disputes arising from registration of persons

8.

Initiation of a complaint

9.

Disputes arising from nomination of candidates

10.

Declining to accept a dispute

11.

Powers of the Returning Officer

12.

Decision of the Commission

13.

Appeals for review to the Commission

14.

Power of the Commission to delegate

15.

Complaint arising from violation of the electoral code of conduct

16.

Committee to regulate its own procedure

17.

Legal representation

SCHEDULES

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