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Senate Bills and Resolutions in Committee:


Education - 6 bills and 0 resolutions


Bill Number Shorttitle
SB145 Amending the Kansas state high school activities association school classification system.
SB206 Creating the student privacy and protection act.
SB238 Amending the compulsory school attendance requirements.
SB248 Creating the student opportunity scholarship program.
SB259 Eliminating the cost estimate of special education services from the performance audit of a reasonable estimate of the cost of providing educational opportunities for every public school student.
HB2048 School district plan addressing child sexual abuse; establishing Erin's law.

Ethics, Elections and Local Government - 26 bills and 0 resolutions


Bill Number Shorttitle
SB9 Governmental ethics: two-year restriction on lobbying by former elected and appointed state officials.
SB11 Vacancy elections; United States representative to congress.
SB31 Rehabilitation of abandoned property by cities.
SB37 Elections; voting procedures where proof of citizenship not provided.
SB49 Elections; registration; election day registration.
SB58 Facilitating the identification of the sponsors of internet political campaign advertisements.
SB79 Elections; voter identification; affidavit in lieu of photo identification.
SB80 Campaign finance reports and statements; new acknowledgment.
SB81 Campaign finance; certain exemptions from filing reports.
SB102 Counties; abatement of nuisances; disposal of vehicles.
SB103 Secretary of State; political action committees prohibited.
SB104 Lobbyists; restrictions on tickets to events and meals for legislators.
SB105 Campaign finance; contribution prohibitions for certain persons entering into contracts with the state or a municipality.
SB106 Campaign finance; prohibiting certain campaign contributions by KanCare providers.
SB118 Voter registration; departments of aging and disability services, children and families; labor and state board of education.
SB132 Regional system of cooperating libraries and board representatives.
SB148 Interstate compact on the agreement among the states to elect the president by national popular vote.
SB208 County commission boards; expansion of commissioners; special election.
SB229 County elections commissioners; appointment by county commission.
SB264 Accommodating voters with disabilities that prevent them from meeting ballot signature requirements.
SB299 Election commissioners; role of secretary of state and boards of county commissioners.
HB2013 Write in candidates in primary elections must agree in writing to have their names placed on general election ballot.
HB2210 Elections; political or temporary signs; city and county restrictions.
HB2223 Substitute for HB 2223 by the Committee on Elections – Electronic filing of reports for a candidate for the state legislature and reports for lobbyists; increased penalties for late filing of reports.
HB2256 Election offenses; electioneering crime changes.
HB2333 Audits of election results; voting machine requirements; timing of the canvass.

Agriculture and Natural Resources - 10 bills and 0 resolutions


Bill Number Shorttitle
SB24 Designating the channel catfish as the state fish of Kansas.
SB59 Updating provisions relating to weights and measures.
SB162 Amending statutes concerning dangerous regulated animals.
SB194 Amending groundwater management district water user charges.
SB263 Creating a program to research the use of industrial hemp.
SB286 Relating to the Kansas pet animal act.
SB287 Relating to Kansas department of agriculture license renewal dates and late fees.
SB301 Requiring hunting guides and outfitters to register with the department of wildlife, parks and tourism.
HB2182 Authorizing growth of Kansas agribusiness through development of an industrial hemp industry; enacting the Kansas agricultural industry growth act.
HB2272 Substitute for HB 2272 by Committee on Water and Environment – Establishing the Kansas water authority science and research subcommittee.

Financial Institutions and Insurance - 15 bills and 0 resolutions


Bill Number Shorttitle
SB91 Increasing the deductible for certain participants of controlled insurance programs.
SB143 Establishing a notary public education course as a requirement for appointment.
SB227 Providing a post-retirement benefit increase (COLA) for certain retirants of KPERS.
SB241 Maximum retirement benefits for KP&F members.
SB242 Amending the definition of "service-connected" in the Kansas police and firemen's retirement system.
SB250 Excluding members of the legislature and other elected officials from membership in KPERS.
SB267 Updating the effective date of risk-based capital instructions.
SB268 Relating to the disclosure of certain expunged records.
SB275 Relating to mid-term appointments of credit union council members.
SB283 Pertaining to trust companies and the office of the state bank commissioner.
SB284 Amending the Kansas money transmitter act.
SB292 Removing the 30-day prior notice requirement provided to a member before expulsion from a credit union.
SB302 Amending the banking code to include savings and loan associations and savings banks.
HB2268 Modifying certain KPERS working after retirement provisions.
HB2289 Allowing certain time away from work or normal duties to be credited as participating service under KPERS and KP&F.

Judiciary - 51 bills and 0 resolutions


Bill Number Shorttitle
SB1 Eliminating the reporting requirements for law enforcement agencies concerning civil asset seizures and forfeitures.
SB3 Kansas standard asset seizure and forfeiture act; restriction on county or district attorney.
SB4 Clarifying and limiting discretion for expenditure of proceeds from civil forfeiture.
SB10 Prohibiting filing of certain liens or claims against real or personal property and providing for criminal penalties.
SB12 Amending residency restrictions for persons on transitional or conditional release under the Kansas sexually violent predator act.
SB41 Creating the crimes of assault of a public transportation employee and battery against a public transportation employee.
SB72 Reporting and investigating abuse, neglect and exploitation of vulnerable adults.
SB73 Enacting the asbestos bankruptcy trust claims transparency act; providing for disclosures regarding asbestos bankruptcy trust claims in civil asbestos actions.
SB113 Making burglary of a dwelling a person felony.
SB122 Increasing the penalty for certain violations of criminal discharge of a firearm.
SB123 Amending ignition interlock requirements for certain first time DUI-related offenses.
SB125 Providing compensation to a person who was wrongfully convicted; providing compensation to the heirs of a person who was wrongfully executed.
SB128 Increasing criminal penalties for hate crimes and establishing reporting requirements for law enforcement agencies.
SB141 Amending provisions relating to municipal appearance bonds.
SB150 Amending responsibilities for certain costs under the Kansas sexually violent predator act.
SB156 Amending the crime of creating a hazard to include leaving certain loaded firearms in a place accessible to children.
SB180 Providing for law enforcement agencies to request and receive files concerning applicants previously employed by another state or local law enforcement agency.
SB199 Amending bond requirements for appeals in the code of civil procedure.
SB239 Making parts of the scrap metal theft reduction act unenforceable until January 1, 2019.
SB244 Abolishing the death penalty and creating the crime of aggravated murder.
SB257 Creating a presumption of child's equal time with parents during court determinations of legal custody, residency or parenting time.
SB265 Clarifying what conduct is excluded from the crime of incest.
SB266 Amending collateral source definition for crime victims compensation fund.
SB277 Extending recognition of tribal court judgments pursuant to supreme court rules.
SB280 Amending court considerations in parentage actions regarding legal custody, residency and parenting time.
SB281 Protection orders for human trafficking victims under the protection from stalking, sexual assault or human trafficking act.
SB288 Repealing the prohibition on Saturday process service.
SB289 Allowing 90 days to execute electronic device search warrants and interstate transport of siezed electronic devices to perform searches.
SB290 Granting immunity from civil liability to the person who files a grand jury petition.
SB295 Legislative review of exceptions to disclosure of public records.
SB296 Allowing evidence of failure to use a safety belt to be admissible in any action for certain purposes.
SB297 Revising the notice provided to a driver before conducting tests to determine the presence of alcohol or drugs.
HB2035 Clarifying the subject matter of criminal post-trial motions for correction of sentence.
HB2049 Increasing criminal penalties for crimes committed against a law enforcement officer; the law enforcement protection act.
HB2069 Providing for law enforcement agencies to request and receive certain prior employment records concerning applicants; addressing requests by the department of corrections for law enforcement assistance from jurisdictions outside the state; amending the definition of “conviction” for applicant qualification under the Kansas law enforcement training act.
HB2070 Creating an exemption to the Kansas open records act for the central registry of Kansas police and law enforcement officers.
HB2071 Sentencing for domestic battery; also relating to custody and disposition of cruelly treated animals.
HB2084 Allowing for sharing data and information between state agencies and Kansas sentencing commission.
HB2093 Allowing certain juvenile adjudications to decay from criminal history.
HB2125 Amending the Kansas general corporation code to include public benefit corporations.
HB2126 Relating to the mediation or arbitration of trust provisions.
HB2176 Providing exceptions to the parental notification requirement when a sexual assault evidence collection examination of a minor has taken place.
HB2197 Senate Substitute for HB 2197 by Committee on Judiciary – Updating the code of civil procedure.
HB2234 Setting a time in which infectious disease testing of certain offenders must take place.
HB2240 Enacting the crisis intervention act.
HB2260 Allowing probation revocation without graduated sanctions for persons on probation due to downward departure.
HB2262 Department of corrections requests for law enforcement assistance from jurisdictions outside the state of Kansas.
HB2302 Relating to the custody and disposition of cruelly treated animals.
HB2306 Amending provisions concerning annual examinations, transitional release and conditional release of sexually violent predators.
HB2320 Clarifying who receives notice of request for disclosure of warrants.
HB2391 Concerning driving under the influence and other driving offenses; use of ignition interlock devices; expungement of convictions and diversions.

Ways and Means - 29 bills and 0 resolutions


Bill Number Shorttitle
SB27 Substitute for SB 27 by Committee on Ways and Means - Appropriation revisions for FY 2017, 2018 and FY 2019 for various state agencies.
SB131 Larned and Osawatomie state hospital privatization prohibition amendments.
SB142 State health care benefits program amendments.
SB159 Claims against the state.
SB161 Allotments; requiring the governor and secretary of administration to act under certain circumstances.
SB173 Department of health and environment-division of health care finance, appropriations for fiscal years 2018, 2019 and 2020 for 5% rate increase for providers under the home and community based services medicaid waivers.
SB190 Making appropriations for FY 18 and FY 19 for the judicial branch.
SB191 Appropriation revisions for FY 2017, FY 2018, FY 2019, FY 2020, FY 2021, FY 2022 and FY 2023 for various state agencies.
SB193 Appropriation revisions for FY 2017, FY 2018 and FY 2019 for various state agencies.
SB204 Enacting the Kansas cybersecurity act.
SB232 Amendments to the developmental disabilities reform act.
SB235 Prohibiting the carrying of concealed weapons in certain buildings.
SB245 Requiring state agencies to review rules and regulations and report to the joint committee on administrative rules and regulations.
SB246 Legislators compensation limited to 70 days unless the ensuing fiscal year's budget is passed, exceptions.
SB247 Cemetery districts; deannexation of land located within a city; board of county commissioners hearing and order.
SB258 Prohibiting state agencies from using the same vendor to plan and build certain IT projects; exceptions.
SB262 Authorizing the construction of a statue honoring Dwight D. Eisenhower.
SB269 Appropriation revisions for FY 2018 and FY 2019 for various state agencies.
SB270 Making appropriations for FY2018, FY2019, FY2020, FY2021, FY2022, and FY2023 for the department of education.
SB271 Making appropriations for FY 2018 and FY 2019 for the department of education.
SB276 Adjusting the biannual transfer of certain balances in the motor carrier license fees fund to the state highway fund.
SB285 Establishing the joint legislative transportation task force.
SB300 Prohibiting substantial change to the Kansas medical assistance program without prior legislative approval.
HB2130 Senate Substitute for HB 2130 by Committee on Ways and Means - Increasing the health maintenance organization privilege fee and extending the medical assistance fee fund.
HB2161 State finances; requiring the KPERS board to liquidate the pooled money investment portfolio investment pursuant to K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 75-2263; transferring money to the state general fund and to the pooled money investment portfolio; authorizing the pooled money investment board to invest idle funds available for long term investment.
HB2180 Increasing the health maintenance organization privilege fee and extending the medical assistance fee fund.
HB2279 Relating to disposition of failure to comply with traffice citation reinstatement fees and the judicial branch nonjudicial salary adjustment fund.
HB2331 Substitute for HB 2331 by Committee on Government, Technology and Security - Enacting the representative Jim Morrison cybersecurity act and establishing the Kansas information technology enterprise.
HB2360 Establishing the division of the state employee health benefits plan in the department of administration.

Utilities - 9 bills and 0 resolutions


Bill Number Shorttitle
SB119 Kansas universal service fund and Kansas lifeline support.
SB182 Requiring the state corporation commission to study certain issues relating to electric utilities.
SB183 Requiring the state corporation commission to implement retail electric choice.
SB196 Electric utilities and billing standards.
SB209 Electric utilities and billing standards.
SB278 Relating to the citizens' utility ratepayer board and the powers of the consumer counsel.
SB279 Concerning the gas safety and reliability surcharge.
SB293 Municipal energy agencies and the state corporation commission.
HB2273 Kansas no-call act; restrictions on use of automatic dialing-announcing devices.

Assessment and Taxation - 23 bills and 0 resolutions


Bill Number Shorttitle
SB34 Concerning states eligible for foreign state debt setoff agreements and expanding the states eligible to any state or territory that has entered into a reciprocal agreement.
SB39 Permitted use of tax information in certain tax actions and proceedings; tax liens upon personal property; tax warrants; time for returns and payment of tax; liability for persons responsible for collection of sales or compensating tax.
SB54 Electronic cigarettes; definitions; enforcement of tax collections.
SB129 Allowing a board of county commissioners to exempt certain property located in a federal enclave.
SB147 Kansas income tax act; providing changes in rates, itemized deductions, and determination of Kansas adjusted gross income and sunsetting certain modifications.
SB167 Property tax lid; cities and counties; repealed.
SB192 Under Kansas income tax act; providing rate changes, determination of Kansas adjusted gross income and sunsetting certain modifications, itemized deductions.
SB213 Providing for state income taxation of retirement contributions by certain employees of the state board of regents.
SB215 Concerning income taxation; relating to determination of Kansas adjusted gross income, rates, itemized deductions.
SB222 One-year moratorium on PEAK awards.
SB223 PEAK qualification distance requirements established and retention provision sunset accelerated.
SB224 Providing for a $.05 increase in motor fuel taxes.
SB236 Income tax treatment of net operating loss carryback on the sale of certain hotels.
SB249 Property valuation of grain elevator facilities, deviation from appraisal guides.
SCR1602 Constitutional amendment to prescribe revenue, expenditure and taxation limitations on state government.
SCR1602 Constitutional amendment to prescribe revenue, expenditure and taxation limitations on state government.
SCR1604 Constitutional amendment lowering the rate of sales and use taxation on food and food ingredients.
SCR1604 Constitutional amendment lowering the rate of sales and use taxation on food and food ingredients.
HB2036 Providing income tax credits for aerospace and aviation program graduates and their employers.
HB2228 Allowing property tax exemption on certain property without order of the board of tax appeals.
HB2235 Concerning Kansas sales and compensating use tax, administration and reporting requirements.
HB2380 Sales tax authority for Marion county; imposing sales tax on certain services..
HB2408 Requiring people with access to federal tax information to be fingerprinted.

Senate Select Committee on Education Finance - 4 bills and 0 resolutions


Bill Number Shorttitle
SB233 Creating the education finance act.
SB251 Creating the Kansas school equity and enhancement act.
SCR1609 Constitutional amendment providing that locally elected boards are the only government entity with the authority to close schools.
HB2410 Substitute for HB 2410 by Committee on K-12 Education Budget - Creating the Kansas school equity and enhancement act.

Public Health and Welfare - 30 bills and 0 resolutions


Bill Number Shorttitle
SB33 Amending membership on the KanCare oversight committee.
SB38 Establishing the KanCare bridge to a healthy Kansas program.
SB82 Establishing restrictions on health insurance use of step therapy protocols.
SB152 Allowing physicians, physician assistants and advanced practice registered nurses to utilize expedited partner therapy.
SB153 Requiring targeted case management for recipients of home and community based services.
SB165 Providing insurance coverage for opioid-related treatments and establishing standards for use of emergency opioid antagonists.
SB170 Kansas department for children and families and performance-based contracting.
SB172 Prohibiting the use of conversion therapy.
SB187 Kansas safe access act.
SB195 Creating a suspended eligibility status for recipients of state medicaid services.
SB197 Establishing the social work examining committee.
SB218 Adult care home licensure and background check amendments.
SB219 Amending training requirements for security police officers employed by the Kansas department for aging and disability services.
SB220 Amending the Larned state hospital and Osawatomie state hospital catchment areas.
SB221 Amending the revised Kansas code for care of children and the newborn infant protection act and amending certain powers and duties of the secretary for children and families.
SB228 Enacting the Kansas medicaid reform act.
SB243 Reports relating to impaired health care providers.
SB253 Establishing the prompt payment act.
SB282 Updating substances included in schedules I, II and III of the uniform controlled substances act.
HB2028 Mental health technician's licensure act amendments.
HB2031 Establishing the advisory council on palliative care and quality of life and palliative care education program.
HB2045 Institutional licenses under the healing arts act.
HB2047 Transfer of the office of inspector general to the office of the attorney general.
HB2106 License renewal of treatment centers.
HB2107 Inclusion of biological products in the pharmacy act of the state of Kansas.
HB2121 Reporting the administration of vaccines to the state registry.
HB2160 Amending the individual development account program act to allow certain expenditures by individuals who were likely to age out of foster care.
HB2187 Restrictions on persons interacting with child care facilities.
HB2205 Vaccinations for meningitis required.
HB2232 Electric monitoring in adult care homes.

Commerce - 16 bills and 0 resolutions


Bill Number Shorttitle
SB7 Enacting the Kansas reinvestment act.
SB44 Including volunteer members of regional search and rescue teams within workers compensation coverage under the state workers compensation self-insurance fund.
SB64 Providing for fair consideration for employment to persons with records of conviction.
SB71 Clarifying how to enforce an order for support against a person's workers compensation benefits.
SB90 Workers compensation impairment determination.
SB133 Requiring e-verify for certain public contracts, enacting the Kansas employer e-verify accountability act.
SB134 Enhancing the penalty for misclassification of employees for purposes of evading taxes or unemployment insurance contributions.
SB176 Kansas buy American act.
SB177 Hiring Kansans first.
SB185 Authorizing utility franchises for redevelopment districts which encompass a federal enclave.
SB212 Directing the secretary of labor to submit a plan and negotiate an agreement for state enforcement of OSHA standards.
SB230 High performance incentive program, moratorium on income tax credits and sales tax exemptions.
SB231 Promoting the employment across Kansas act; moratorium on the award of benefits.
SB252 Enacting the ad astra rural jobs act.
HB2168 Enacting the ad astra rural jobs act.
HB2184 Extending the sunset date of the STAR bond financing act and other amendments.

Transportation - 15 bills and 0 resolutions


Bill Number Shorttitle
SB5 Making certain individuals eligible for restricted driving privileges.
SB99 Prohibiting the operation of a motor vehicle while using wireless communication device; exceptions; penalties.
SB127 Requiring an annual registration for escort vehicles.
SB171 Removing prohibitions against certain persons from obtaining a license to drive a motorized bicycle.
SB256 Designating a portion of United States highway 50 as the SGT Gregg Steimel and PFC Richard Conrardy memorial highway.
SB272 Unlawful passing of a waste collector.
SB273 City of Wichita license plate.
SB274 Creating the negligent driving traffic violation.
SB291 Designating a portion of United States highway 36 as the World War I veteran's memorial highway.
SB294 Concerning motor vehicles; relating to the vehicle dealers and manufacturers licensing act; renewal of licenses.
HB2076 Creating the seat belt safety fund and increasing the fine for adult seat belt violations.
HB2148 Creating distinctive license plates for autism awareness and the Kansas 4-H foundation.
HB2194 Substitute for HB 2194 by Committee on Transportation - relating to motorcycles, approved safety training curriculum and location for safety courses.
HB2203 Designating a segment of United States highway 75 as the Eldon K Miller memorial highway, a portion of interstate 70 as the John Carlin highway.
HB2257 Substitute for HB 2257 by Committee on Veterans and Military - Adding an armed services occupation medal decal for distinctive military license plates.

Federal and State Affairs - 29 bills and 0 resolutions


Bill Number Shorttitle
SB2 Exempting the division of legislative post audit from the monumental building surcharge.
SB6 Standardized law enforcement procedure to assess possession of firearms by an individual during routine stop.
SB76 Professional occupations; restrictions on fees and licensing requirements.
SB108 Personal and family protection act and public employer liability.
SB139 Exercise of religious freedom by postsecondary student associations; repealed.
SB151 Eliminating criminal and professional penalties for non-intoxicating cannabinoid medicines.
SB155 Substitute for Senate Bill 155 by Committee on Federal and State Affairs -- Eliminating criminal and professional penalties for non-intoxicating cannabinoid medicine.
SB163 Kansas liquor control act and retailer's licenses.
SB164 Club and drinking establishment act and the consumption of alcoholic beverages.
SB168 Kansas lottery; repeal sunset.
SB169 Kansas lottery; permit lottery ticket vending machines.
SB178 Legalizing limited use of marijuana and authorizing the department of revenue to adopt rules and regulations related thereto.
SB207 Amendments to the Kansas expanded lottery act relating to racetrack gaming facilities.
SB210 Prohibiting the carrying of concealed firearms in certain buildings.
SB225 Exclude charitable poker games from the crime of gambling.
SB234 Amending requirements for certain consumer loan transactions.
SB237 Approving a compact between the Sac and Fox Nation of Missouri in Kansas and Nebraska and the state of Kansas relating to cigarette sales, taxation and escrow collection.
SB254 Exemption from criminal possession of a gun silencer.
SB260 Audits of state agencies; financial-compliance audits; Kansas lottery security audit; selection of auditors, contracts with.
SB298 Cities, counties; residential fire sprinkler systems prohibitions, repealed.
SCR1603 State constitutional amendment; legislative session; 60 days even-numbered years.
SCR1603 State constitutional amendment; legislative session; 60 days even-numbered years.
SCR1605 Urging President Donald Trump to grant a full pardon to Shane Cox and Jeremy Kettler, who, as a result of federal government overreach, were unlawfully convicted of committing a crime.
SCR1605 Urging President Donald Trump to grant a full pardon to Shane Cox and Jeremy Kettler, who, as a result of federal government overreach, were unlawfully convicted of committing a crime.
SCR1607 PROPOSITION to amend the Kansas constitution guaranteeing a right to life.
SCR1607 PROPOSITION to amend the Kansas constitution guaranteeing a right to life.
HB2319 Regulating abortion practice; requiring certain physician information to be provided under the woman's-right-to-know act.
HB2362 Establishing the alcoholic beverage control modernization fee.
HB2386 Senate Substitute for HB 2386 by Committee on Federal and State Affairs – Amendments to the Kansas expanded lottery act relating to racetrack gaming facilities.
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