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Mr. Schiff,

Thanks. I wasn't asking what the preferred name would be, though. It is
currently entered with the AAP as Kenya Law Reform Commission. What I'm
wondering is if a new NAR is necessary since the laws which enacted the
body have changed.

- Alexis

On Tue, Oct 11, 2016 at 12:20 PM, Adam L. Schiff <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> The preferred name would be:
>
> Kenya Law Reform Commission
>
> The name fails the test for subordinate entry because the name of the
> government or parent body is already in it.
>
> Adam L. Schiff
> Principal Cataloger
> University of Washington Libraries
> Box 352900
> Seattle, WA 98195-2900
>
>
>
>
> On Tue, Oct 11, 2016 at 8:57 AM -0700, "Alexis Zirpoli" <
> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
> Hi Helpful PCC members,
>
> I was wondering if there is guidance somewhere on whether or not a
> corporate body is considered to be a new one (or warrants a new NAR) if the
> law which put it into force changes, even though the name of the body stays
> the same.
>
> I have this scenario with the Kenya Law Reform Commission. According to
> its annual reports:
>
> 2006, 24th Annual Report: "The KLRC was established on 13th May 1982 by
> the KLRC Act (Cap.3)"
> 2014-2015 (no more numbering, although still issued annually): "The Kenya
> Law Reform Commission is established by the Kenya Law Reform Commission
> Act, 2013 (no. 19 of 2013) as a successor to the Law Reform Commission,
> previously established under the repealed Law Reform Commission Act, Cap 3"
>
>
> So, my questions: does this warrant a new NAR for the Kenya Law Reform
> Commission, based on the fact that the law which enacted it has changed? Or
> should the existing NAR (ARN 2431651, n  88270582) be noted to reflect the
> change?
>
> Also, if I'm reading LC-PCC PS for 11.2.2.14.2 correctly, the variant on
> this NAR remains valid (Kenya. Law Reform Commission), yes?
>
> The text of the Act can be found here: http://kenyalaw.org/kl/
> fileadmin/pdfdownloads/Acts/KenyaLawReformCommissionActNo19of2013.PDF
> ​
> I appreciate you thoughts and guidance on this matter. Am I overthinking
> this?
>
> Regards,
> Alexis​
>
> --
> Alexis Zirpoli
> Cataloging Services Librarian
> University of Michigan Law Library
> [log in to unmask]
> 734-647-1563
>
>
>
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University of Michigan Law Library
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734-647-1563