Health Services

Establishment of the Committee

The Sectoral Committee on Health Services was established on Thursday 5th October, 2017, pursuant to the provisions of the Standing Order 203(1).

Functions of the Committee

Pursuant to the Provisions of the Standing Order 203 (6), the functions of the Committee are to-

  1. Investigate, inquire into, and report on all matters relating to the mandate, management, activities, administration, operations and estimates of the department;
  2. Study the programme and policy objectives of the department and the effectiveness of the implementation;
  3. Study and review all county legislation referred to it;
  4. Study, assess and analyze the relative success of the department as measured by the results obtained as compared with their stated objectives;
  5. Investigate and inquire into all matters relating to the department as they may deem necessary, and as may be referred to them by the County Assembly;
  6. To vet and report on all appointments where the Constitution or any law requires the County Assembly to approve, except those under Standing Order 196 (Committee on Appointments); and
  7. Make reports and recommendations to the County Assembly as often as possible, including recommendation of proposed legislation.

Subject Area of the Committee

The Third Schedule to the County Assembly Standing Orders provides that the Committee is to consider all matters related to county health services, including, in particular county health facilities and pharmacies, ambulance services, promotion of primary health care, licensing and control of undertakings that sell food to the public, veterinary services (excluding regulation of the profession), cemeteries, funeral parlours and crematoria.

# Document Title Document Date Document Type Download
1 Report of Health Services Committee on Inspection visit to Mama Lucy 14th August, 2018 Report
2 Report on consideration of the Nairobi City County Community Health Services Bill, 2019 10th September, 2019 Report
3 Report on consideration of The Governor’s Memorandum on Nairobi City County Tobacco Bill, 2019 8th October, 2019 Report
4 Report of Health Services Committee on workshop held from 19th – 22nd August, 2021 28th September, 2021 Report
5 Report of Health Services Committee on Inspection Visit to Quiver Lounge on 15th March, 2021 8th June, 2021 Report
6 Report of Health Services Committee on workshop held from 16th -17th October,2020 15th June, 2021 Report
7 Report of Health Services Committee on workshop held from 5th – 6th March, 2021 15th June, 2021 Report
8 Report of Health Services Committee on workshop held from 13th -16 February, 2020 21st July, 2020 Report
9 Visit To Mowlem Health Centre Report
10 Visit To Jerico Health Centre Report
11 Visit To India Report Report
12 Visit To Dandora 2 Health Centre Report
13 Visit To Casino Special Treatment Centre Report
14 Study Visit To Republic Of Rwanda Report
15 Site Inspection Visit To Eastleigh Health Centre Report
16 Site Inspection Visit To Eastleigh HC Report
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