The Hon Attorney General through a Kenyan Gazette No.7382 of 25th September, 2020 constituted a Taskforce on Review of the laws related to the exercise of the Power of Mercy under Article 133 of the Constitution of Kenya.
The Taskforce on Review of the laws relating to the Exercise of Power of Mercy in its final report presented to the Hon. Attorney General on Thursday 16th December, 2021 recommended among others, review of the Power of Mercy Policy Framework as well as Legal framework to give full effect to provisions of Article 133. The documents below are downloadable ease of reference.
- Public Notice
- The Kenya Gazette
- The Task Force Report
- Draft Power of Mercy Policy Framework
- Draft Power of Mercy Act (Amendment) Bill 2021
Pursuant to Articles 1(2), 10(2) (a) and 35(1)(3) of the constitution and sections 4(a) and 5(3) (a) and (b) of the Statutory Instruments Act, 2013, the Taskforce on Review of the laws relating to the exercise of the Power of Mercy under Article 133 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 invites interested members of the public and stakeholders to submit any comments or inputs or memoranda they may have on the said policy and bill within 21 days from the date of publication of this Notice. The comments, inputs or memoranda may be forwarded to the secretariat through the following address;
The joint secretaries
Taskforce on Review of the Power of Mercy under
Article 133 of the Constitution
Power of Mercy Advisory Committee
P.O Box 79960-00200
Or emailed to; firstname.lastname@example.org