Parliament reconvenes Tuesday after month-long recess

Written By: Edward Kabasa
234

Parliament has until March next year to make the amendments, failure to which the interest rate cap will be repealed
KBC-survey-feedback-poster

Parliament is set to reconvene its sittings Tuesday afternoon after a month-long recess.

The lawmakers are expected to pass the division of Revenue Bill 2019 following a breakthrough in talks over the impasse that had threatened to paralyze counties.

Also Read  Government extends form one admission deadline

A mediation committee meeting set for Wednesday will ratify the agreement, with counties expected to receive their allocations as early as next week.

Also Read  DP Ruto urges BBI Taskforce to share program with Kenyans

The breakthrough over the division of revenue bill may however do little to quell growing rifts between the Senate and the National Assembly, with both houses accusing each other of overstepping their respective mandates.

Get breaking news on your Mobile as-it-happens. SMS ‘NEWS’ to 20153
KBC-You-tube-728x90-New-2

Tell Us What You Think