Roles of a senator

January 1, 1970

Senate’s overall function is to protect the interests of the counties and their governments. Article 96 of the Constitution provides that the Senate has a role in-

1.Law -making;

2.Determining allocation of national revenue among counties as per Article 217 of the Constitution and overseeing national revenue allocated to county governments; and

3.Considering and determining any resolution to impeach the President and Deputy President as per the provisions of Article 145 and 150(2) of the Constitution respectively.


Eric Kimatu

I’m very passionate about socio-economic development of the society. I believe in People-Centered Development, Constitutionalism, Social Justice , Fairness and Equity.