Hon.Seth Mwatela Kamanza

The role of the Speaker of the County Assembly Speaker includes the following:

  •  Presiding over the debates of the County Assembly at every sitting of the
    Assembly,
  • Enforce the observance of the Constitution, the Standing Orders, relevant statute
    and Assembly traditions, procedures and practices,
  • Disciplining members of County Assembly for misconduct in the county
    assembly,
  • Issuing orders and making rules for the regulation of visitors to the County
    Assembly precincts,
  • Administer the oath of affirmation or allegiance to Members,
  • Issue writs for vacant County Assembly seats,
  • Protect the rights of the minority while making sure that the majority have their
    way,
  • Organize the business of the House as they are the Chairman of the House
    Business Committee,
  • Spokesperson of the County Assembly and shall ensure that the dignity of the
    County Assembly and by extension, the Assembly, is upheld and its rights and
    privileges are not abused,
  • The Speaker is the final authority on all matters touching on the interpretation
    and application of the practice and procedure of Assembly at all times.