Act No: No. 26 of 2015
Act Title: MAGISTRATES’ COURTS
SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION
MAGISTRATES’ COURTS (CRIMINAL JURISDICTION OF MAGISTRATES’ COURTS OF THE THIRD CLASS) ORDER
[L.N. 161/1967, Corr. No. 63/1967, L.N. 210/1967, L.N. 252/1968, L.N. 82/1969, Corr. No. 24/1969, L.N. 296/1971, L.N. 42/1975, L.N. 82/1978, L.N. 260/1983.]
1.

This Order may be cited as the Magistrates’ Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction of Magistrates’ Courts of the Third Class) Order.

2.

In addition to the offences which magistrates’ courts of the third class may deal with by virtue of paragraphs (a) and (c) of section 9(1) of the Act, magistrates’ courts of the third class are empowered to deal with offences under the provisions specified in the second column of the Schedule of the written laws specified in the first column of that Schedule.

SCHEDULE

Written law

Provisions

.

Cap. 56

Public Order Act.

Section 11.

Cap. 63

Vagrancy Act.

Section 4(3).

Cap. 58

Penal Code

Section 183.

Cap. 67

Witchcraft Act.

Sections 5, 6, 7 and 9(4).

Cap. 84

Police Act.

Sections 16, 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27, 33, 60 and 63.

Cap. 85

Administration Police Act.

Section 18.

Cap. 90

Prisons Act.

Section 68(9).

Cap. 104

Outlying Districts Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 105

Special Districts (Administration) Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 121

Liquor Licensing Act.

Sections 28, 30, 31, 32, 34 (2), 42, 43, 44, 46, 50 and 51.

Cap. 122

Traditional Liquor Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 128

Chief’s Authority Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 131

Betting, Lotteries and Gaming Act.

Section 55.

Cap. 173

Aliens Restriction Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 224

Broadcast Receiving (Apparatus) Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 242

Public Health Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 244

Pharmacy and Poisons Act.

Section 26.

Cap. 245

Dangerous Drugs Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 246

Malaria Prevention Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 254

Food, Drugs and Chemical Substances Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 280

Government Lands Act and the subsidiary legislation thereunder.

All provisions.

Cap. 288

Trust Land Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 294

Trespass Act and the subsidiary legislation thereunder.

All provisions.

Cap. 300

Registered Land Act.

Sections 23 and 24.

Cap. 318

Agriculture Act and the subsidiary legislation thereunder.

All provisions.

Written law

Provisions

.

Cap. 320

Marketing of Agricultural Produce Act and the subsidiary legislation thereunder.

All provisions.

Cap. 321

Crop Production and Livestock Act and the subsidiary legislation thereunder.

All provisions.

Cap. 324

Plant Protection Act and the subsidiary legislation thereunder.

All provisions.

Cap. 327

Grass Fires Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 331

Coconut Industry Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 332

Coconut Preservation Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 333

Coffee Act and the subsidiary legislation thereunder.

All provisions.

Cap. 335

Cotton Lint and Seed Marketing Act and the subsidiary legislation thereunder.

All provisions.

Cap. 357

Branding of Stock Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 359

Hide and Skin Trade Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 360

Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act and the subsidiary legislation thereunder.

All provisions.

Cap. 364

Animal Diseases Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 365

Rabies Act and the subsidiary legislation thereunder.

All provisions.

Cap. 378

Fish Industry Act and the subsidiary legislation thereunder.

All provisions.

Cap. 385

Forests Act.

All provisions.

Cap. 397

Kenya Railway Corporation Act.

Sections 67, 68, 69, 70, 72 and 74.

Cap. 403

Traffic Act.

Sections 117 and the Traffic (Minor Offences) Rules.

Traffic Rules.

Rules 22 (9), 24(b) and 25(1)(b).

Traffic (Minor Offences) Rules.

All provisions.

Cap. 497

Trade Licensing Act.

All provisions.