MPs leeway to raise their salaries
22 May 2013, 12:13
Nairobi - The Standard reports that the legal notice by the Salary and Remuneration Commission (SRC) that slashed the MPs pay to KES 532,000 may be annuled due to a law passed by the 10th Parliament.
The Statutory Instruments Act 2013, gives parliament the mandate to declare any gazette or legal notice null and void and also powers to revoke it if it was not done in accordance to the law.
The Act which was published on the January 25 this year gives Parliament jurisdiction to review all legal notices from the August 27, 2010; the date of the promulgation of the new constitution.
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