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Legal Department

Duties:

  • Drafting of private members bills.
  • Drafting of amendments of bills to be proposed to the assembly by any member of assembly or any committee of assembly.
  • Giving legal interpretation of Acts and bills and generally giving legal advice on matters relating to the County Assembly service.
  • Providing legal advice to the County Assembly, assembly committees, the speaker, the assembly service board and the Clerk.
  • Ensuring that all bills passed by the county assembly comply with the constitution.
  • Liaising with the office of the County Attorney on litigation matters involving the County Assembly service.
  • Legal representation of the county assembly and the County Assembly service board in court proceedings.