New Mining Bill in Kenya - A Directive to Regulate the Sector
The recently announced mining bill and a nationwide aerial survey are likely to see Kenya’s prospects as a globally significant mining destination increase. The bill, named the Geology, Minerals and Mining Bill 2012, aims to establish institutional and legal reforms through the development of appropriate new policies and legal frameworks. This new mining bill, which is up for debate and subsequent approval by the Kenyan parliament by the end of 2012, proposes instituting the Kenya Mining Corporation and the Kenya Geology Minerals and Mining Authority.
The report provides a summary of the new mining bill in Kenya, with an overview of the country, the mining industry in Kenya, foreign interest in Kenyan mining landscape, a table of mining deals in the country together with a detailed table summarizing the procedures for acquiring various mining licenses in Kenya.
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Obtain an understanding of the Geology, Minerals and Mining Bill 2012, which intends to regulate the mining sector.