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3 December 1999

Kenya Government Gazette dated 1999-12-03 number 81

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        THE KENYA GAZETTE                    Published by Authority of the Republic of Kenya .
                                                       (Registered as a Newspaper at the G.P.O.)      —

Vol. CI—No. 81                                         NAIROBI, 3rd December, 1999                      __.                             Price Sh. 40

Gazerre Notice No, 6973.:                                                                              mot
         .                                   THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES TRANSFER FUND Act’
                                                                    (No. 8 of 1998)

                                      ‘THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES TRANSFER FUND REGULATIONS
                                                        (L.N. 142 of 1999)
                                                       CrrrerRia FOR DisBURSEMENT OF FUNDS

  PURSUANTto regulation 15 of the Local Authoritics Transfer Fund Regulations, 1999, the Minister for Finance, notifies that for the financial.
year ending on the 30th June, 2000, funds from the Local Authorities Transfer Fund, have been allocated to the local authorities in the amounts
respectively specified in the first Schedulc, on the basis of the criteria sct out in the second Schedule, subject to the following conditions:

  1. The amounts allocated to cach local authority from the service delivery account shall be ‘disbursed as follows—

  (a). the first fifty per cent, on the {5th January, 2000; and

  (6) the next fifty per cent;.on 15th April, 2000
on the fulfilment of the following conditions:                                                          *                    es
    ra Each local authority :shall before the 3fst December, 1999, submit to the. Ministry of: Local Government

        ~ (aa) a separate budget for the proposed usc of the monics from the Pund, together with ‘the approved 1999/2000, budgets and

             (6b) a summary statement of proposed projects to. be funded under the: Fund: in form 2.

  diy Each local authority, shall in tts submission under (i) above demonstrate that. :

             (aa) at Icast fifty per cent of the funds disbursed thereunder shall be spent on,capital projects(including maintenance of capital); and

        _ (6b) not more than seventy-five per cent of the total budget of the local authority shall be spent on personnel.

   2. “The amount allocated to ¢ach local authority out of the performance account shall ‘be. disbursed: where the local’ authority meets with condition
1 (i).above. and submitsto the Ministry of Local Government, before the 3st December; 1999, the: following statements, cachof which shall qualify -
the local. authority to receive fifty per cent of the amount—

   (a) a statement of receipts, payments, and balances for the year ended 30th June, 1999, as specified ii n form 3. This statement shall not need to. be
      - audited or verified in advanec of submission;

   (b). a statement of debtors and creditorsas at 30th Junc, 1999, or any other date between 30th Junc,;-and-31st December, 1999, which the. authority
        may choose, as specificd iin form 4, together with a statement of its plans for, paying its own debts within the next three-year period, |

   These.statements shall -be approved by the full council of the local authority before submission.
                                                                      First SCHEDULE

                                                                                                              Fund amount. for. 1999/2000

Provincel                 Local Authority       Local Authority                                                 Service Delivery:           Performance
                                                  Type                                                                              .
                                                                                                                          KSh +                  KSh.
  Cee   ce                :                        :                Nairobi Province

Nairobi                   Nairobi               City                                                                  62,650,122             26,850,052

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