v It Is An Act Of Parliament To Provide For The Implementation Of The United Nations Educational, Scientific And Cultural Organization Convention Against Doping In Sport; The Regulation Of Sporting Activities Free From The Use Of Prohibited Substances And Methods In Order To Protect The Health Of Athletes; The Establishment And Management Of The Anti-Doping Agency And To Provide For The Agency's Powers, Functions And Management And For Connected Purposes
v It applies to;
which means the Anti-Doping Agency of Kenya established under
section 5 of this Act
v The purpose of this Act is to give effect to the World Anti-Doping Code and the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization Convention Against Doping in Sport in order to;
Establishment of the Agency and it’s purpose
The transitional provisions set out in section 44 shall have effect upon the commencement of this Act.
The headquarters of the Agency shall be in Nairobi.
v The functions of the Agency shall be;
v The Agency shall have all the powers necessary for the proper performance of its functions under this Act.
Does the Agency and Therapeutic Use Exemption Committee have Independence?
v Pursuant to the World Anti-Doping Code and the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization Convention Against Doping in Sport, the Agency and the Committee shall;
v There shall be a Board of the Agency which shall consist of;
v A person shall be qualified to be appointed as a member of the Board if such person;
v The Cabinet Secretary shall, in appointing members of the Board, ensure compliance with the Constitution.
v The appointment of members under subsection (1) (a) and (e) shall be by name and by notice in the Kenya Gazette.
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