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Boundaries of counties
Chapter Eleven - Devolved Government
Article 188. Boundaries of counties

(1) The boundaries of a county may be altered only by a resolution--
    (a)   recommended by an independent commission set up for that purpose by Parliament; and
    (b)   passed by--
              (i)     the National Assembly, with the support of at least two-thirds of all of the members of  the Assembly; and
             (ii)     the Senate, with the support of at least two-thirds of all of the county delegations.
(2) The boundaries of a county may be altered to take into account--
   (a) population density and demographic trends;
   (b) physical and human infrastructure;
   (c) historical and cultural ties;
   (d) the cost of administration;
   (e) the views of the communities affected;
   (f) the objects of devolution of government; and
   (g) geographical features.



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