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National Land Commission
Chapter Five - Land and Environment
Article 67. National Land Commission

(1) There is established the National Land Commission.
(2) The functions of the National Land Commission are--
    (a)  to manage public land on behalf of the national and county governments;
    (b)  to recommend a national land policy to the national government;
    (c)   to advise the national government on a comprehensive programme for the registration of title in land throughout Kenya;
    (d)   to conduct research related to land and the use of natural resources, and make recommendations to appropriate authorities;
    (e)   to initiate investigations, on its own initiative or on a complaint, into present or historical land injustices, and recommend appropriate redress;
    (f)   to encourage the application of traditional dispute resolution mechanisms in land conflicts;
    (g)   to assess tax on land and premiums on immovable property in any area designated by law; and
    (h)   to monitor and have oversight responsibilities over land use planning throughout the country.
(3) The National Land Commission may perform any other functions prescribed by national legislation.



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