Short Title and
1. This Act may be cited as the Konza Technopolis Development AuthorityAct, 2013 and shall come into operation on such date as the CabinetSecretary may by notice in the Gazette, appoint.
2. In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires-
means the Konza Technopolis Development Authority establishedunder section 4;
means the board of directors of the Authority;
means the Cabinet Secretary for the time being responsiblefor matters relating to information technology and communications;
means the person appointed under subsection 8(1) as thechairperson of the Board;
ef Executive Officer
means the chief executive officer of the Authorityappointed under section 15;
means all that parcel of land known as Land Reference Number 9918/5located within Makueni County measuring approximately 2023.6 hectareswhich shall include a buffer zone of ten (10) kilometers radius and such other land as the Authority may from time to time acquire
Master Development Plan
means the master development plan for the purpose of guiding, controlling, regulating and coordinating the orderlydevelopment of Konza Technopolis prepared by the Authority pursuant tosections 6(1) and 7(1);
PART II - THE KONZA TECHNOPOLIS AND THE AUTHORITY
3. There is hereby established over the Land an urban area known as theKonza Technopolis over which there shall be developed and maintainedtechnology, industrial, commercial, civic, educational, residential,recreational, and other related and incidental facilities and infrastructureunder the direction and management of the Authority.
4. (1) There is hereby established an authority to be known as the KonzaTechnopolis Development Authority.(2) The Authority shall be a body corporate with perpetual succession and acommon seal and which shall be caable in its cororate name of-
THE KONZA TECHNOPOLIS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY BILLA Bill for
AN ACT of Parliament to provide for the establishment of an urban area designated the KonzaTechnopolis and to provide for the establishment of an authority to regulate the development,governance, planning, management improvement and maintenance of the Konza Technopolis and for matters connected therewith and incidental thereto.
ENACTED by the Parliament of Kenya, as follows-PART 1- PRELIMINARY