ISSN 0856 - 0331X THE UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA ACT SUPPLEMENT 22nd May, 2015 No. 13 to the Gazette of the United Republic of Tanzania No. 22 Vol. 96 dated 22nd May,, 2015 Printed by the Government Printer, Dar es Salaam by Order of Government THE ELECTRONIC TRANSACTIONS ACT, 2015 ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS Section Title PART I PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS 1. Short title and commencement. 2. Application. 3. Interpretation. PART II RECOGNITION AND EFFECTS OF ELECTRONIC TRANSACTIONS 4. Recognition of data messages. 5. Validity of transaction in electronic form. 6. Electronic signature. 7. Secure electronic signature. 8. Application of secure electronic signature. 9. Electronic record keeping. 10. Notarisation acknowledgement and certification. 11. Other requirements. 12. Conduct of person relying on electronic signature.