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Kenya's Parliament

Members' Participation 2003-2007

This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the participation of members of Parliament, with a specific focus on the entire life of the 9th Parliament. It is the fifth in a series of earlier reports on MPs Participation. Its objective is to provide insights on the work of parliament and to enhance public understanding of the institution of Parliament itself.
BACKGROUND INFORMATION

Facts about Kenya

Historical Background of Parliament

The Working of Parliament

Agenda Setting Role

The Procedures of Parliament

The Position of Members of Parliament

Terms used in Parliament

METHODOLOGY

CHAPTER 1:

General Distribution and Sector Participation Trend

oGeneral Distribution of MPs in Parliament

oDistribution by Gender

oDistribution by Political Parties

oDistribution by Mode of Representation

oMode of Representation

oAnalysis of Participation by Gender

oAnalysis of Participation by Mode of Representation

oAnalysis of Participation by Political Parties

oAnalysis of Participation in Question by Political Parties

CHAPTER 2:

Overall Performance Participation Trends

oTrend of Participation in Bills

oTrend of Participation in Motions

oTrend of Participation in Asking Questions

oTrend of Quality and Quantity of Contributions to Bills and Motions

oOut of Order and misconduct Trends

oAnalysis of the Trend of Participation in Asking Questions

CHAPTER 3:

Ranking of MP's Participation in Parliament

oRanking by Contributions to Bills

oRanking by Contributions to Motions

oRanking by Contributions in Asking Questions

oRanking by Contributions in Asking Questions on behalf of another Member

oRanking of MPs who raised Petitions in Parliament

oRanking of MPs by Number of Points of Order Raised in Parliament

oRanking of MPs by Number of Times who Ruled out in Order of Parliament

oRanking of MPs by Number of Times MP’s were Declared strangers inParliament

oRanking of MPs by Number of Times MP’s were suspended from Parliament

oRanking of MPs by Number of Times MP’s were Named in Parliament

CHAPTER 4:

Individual Member's Participation

CHAPTER 5:

The Environment of Parliament