+ − Legislators (11) KS - Senator Virgil Peck (R) Title: Chair KS - Senator Dinah Sykes (R) Title: Vice Chair KS - Senator David Haley (D) Title: Ranking Minority Member KS - Senator Ed Berger (R) Title: Member KS - Senator Bruce Givens (R) Title: Member KS - Senator Bud Estes (R) Title: Member KS - Senator Julia Lynn (R) Title: Member KS - Senator Carolyn McGinn (R) Title: Member KS - Senator Mike Petersen (R) Title: Member KS - Senator Pat Pettey (D) Title: Member KS - Senator Mike Thompson (R) Title: Member + − Bills Assigned (112) KS - SB297 Grounds for impeachment of Kansas supreme court justices. KS - HB2124 Senate Substitute for HB 2124 by Committee on Judiciary - Uniform commercial code (UCC) updates; exclusion of consumer transactions governed by federal law; other technical corrections. KS - SB255 House Substitute for SB 255 by Committee on Judiciary-Amending court docket fees and charges. KS - SB15 Creating a dispositive motion fee in civil actions. KS - SB11 House Substitute for SB 11 by Committee on Appropriations - State employees; essential employee defined. KS - SB14 Relating to the criminal justice information system line fund. KS - SB19 Electronic service of order or notice under the Kansas administrative procedure act and the Kansas judicial review act. KS - SB17 Judicial council membership. KS - SB16 Attorney fees in certain actions. KS - SB39 Updating statutory references and making corresponding changes due to 2012 E.R.O. No. 41. KS - SB23 Authorized restrictions of driving privileges; ignition interlock device. KS - HB2256 Commercial real estate broker lien act. KS - SB22 Substitute for SB 22 by Committee on Judiciary – Public records; audio and video recordings using a body camera or a vehicle camera; legislative review of exceptions to disclosure of public records; open records act definitions of criminal investigation records, public agency and public record; disclosure of charitable gaming licensee information. KS - HB2109 Senate Substitute for HB 2109 by Committee on Assessment and Taxation - providing for a sales and compensating use tax rate of 6.5% and a rate of 6.0% on food; eliminating certain itemized deductions; tax amnesty; creating the payroll credit; cigarettes and tobacco products tax rates; motor fuel tax rates; computation of amount of personal property tax on motor vehicles. KS - SB34 Penalties for voting crimes; prosecution of election crimes. KS - SB38 Substitute for SB 38 by Committee on Judiciary - Bad faith assertions of patent infringement. KS - SB37 Enacting the Kansas foster parents' bill of rights act. KS - SB51 Relating to court fees and costs; judicial branch surcharge fund; docket fees; electronic filing and management fund.. KS - SB44 House Substitute for SB 44 by Committee on Judiciary - Amending the commercial real estate broker lien act. KS - SB57 Kansas power of attorney act. KS - SB112 House Substitute for SB 112 by Committee on Veterans, Military and Homeland Security - Expedited professional state credentialing for military servicemembers and nonresident military spouses. KS - SB58 House Substitute for SB 58 by Committee on Judiciary – Creating an exemption to the Kansas open records act for the central registry of Kansas police and law enforcement officers and amending the definition of “conviction” for applicant qualification under the Kansas law enforcement training act. KS - SB59 House Substitute for SB 59 by Committee on Appropriations - Amendments to the CLASS Act regarding supplemental general state aid and capital outlay state aid. KS - HB2112 Senate Substitute for HB 2112 by Committee on Judiciary – Amending the Kansas general corporation code and the business entity standard treatment act. KS - HB2115 Senate Substitute for Substitute for HB 2115 by Committee on Judiciary - Electronic service of order or notice under the Kansas administrative procedure act and the Kansas judicial review act. KS - HB2159 Substitute for HB 2159 by Committee on Judiciary -- Expungement of driving under the influence and criminal refusal convictions. KS - SB116 Expungement of DUI diversions and misdemeanor convictions; removing diversions from habitual violator considerations. KS - SB74 Relating to drivers' license reinstatement fees. KS - SB203 Cigarette and tobacco products acts, amendments; authorizing governor to enter into compacts with native american tribes. KS - SB96 Kansas disclosure of unanticipated medical outcomes and medical errors act. KS - SB104 Courts; use of two-way electronic audio-visual communication. KS - SB105 Enacting updates to the uniform interstate family support act (UIFSA 2008). KS - SB113 Relating to licenses, permits, stamps and other issues of the department of wildlife, parks and tourism. KS - SB114 Birth certificate amendments; charge for non-judicial personnel. KS - SB133 Possession or consumption of alcoholic beverage by minor; immunity from criminal prosecution for minor seeking medical assistance. KS - SB140 Relating to the forfeiture of appearance bonds. KS - SB320 Repealing the nonseverability clause in 2015 House Bill No. 2005 and providing for the severability of the provisions of such bill, concerning the judicial branch. KS - SB148 The safe families act. KS - SB149 House Substitute for SB 149 by Committee on Taxation -- Taxation; relating to income tax returns and instructions, use tax remittance, checkoff for schools; credits, angel investment tax credit; community improvement district sales tax administration fund; electronic cigarettes; sales tax exemptions, Gove county healthcare endowment foundation, inc. and personal property purchased to rebuild or repair certain fences. KS - SB157 Specifying that the child in need of care code does not permit any person to compel a parent to medicate a child if the parent is acting in accordance with medical advice from a physician. KS - SB160 Requiring action by a court regarding termination of parental rights in a child in need of care case. KS - HB2101 Senate Substitute for HB 2101 by Select Committee on KPERS - Enacting the Kansas deferred retirement option program act. KS - SB185 Sexually violent predators; reimbursement for costs incurred by counties. KS - SB184 House Substitute for SB 184 by Committee on Judiciary - Requiring certain individuals to enter into a payment plan in order to receive restricted driving privileges when driver's license has expired while on suspension. KS - SB175 Exercise of religious freedom by postsecondary education student associations. KS - SB197 Applying the open meetings act to the supreme court nominating commission and judicial district nominating commissions; requiring attorneys to document eligibility to vote in the commission selection process and applying the open records act to such information; requiring certain applicant information to be made available to the public when appointing court of appeals judges. KS - HB2111 Code of civil procedure; items allowable as costs. KS - HB2246 Municipalities; payment of claims, notice of claims procedures; employees added. KS - SB229 Prohibiting certain advertising by an attorney who is not regularly admitted to practice law in Kansas. KS - SB230 Increasing the fines for permitting driving in violation of certain restrictions. KS - SB232 Lien filings against public officials; prohibitions; notice; criminal penalties. KS - SB306 Open records act; definitions, public agency and public record. KS - SB315 Limiting number of foster children in a home. KS - HB2023 Legislative review of exceptions to disclosure of public records. KS - HB2048 Clarifying what items a search warrant may be issued for. KS - SB165 Open meetings, statements required regarding a closed or executive meeting; amending K.S.A. 75-4319. KS - SB158 Establishing a CARE family program for foster care. KS - SB159 House Substitute for SB 159 by Committee on Judiciary – Enacting the host families act, relating to temporary care for children. KS - SB191 Increasing the penalty for criminal discharge of a firearm. KS - SB183 Collection of debts owed to courts or restitution owed under an order of restitution, use of collection services; judgments for court costs, fees, fines and restitution never become dormant. KS - SB195 Child support; reporting of arrearages to consumer credit reporting agencies; distribution of support payments. KS - SB196 Relating to peer support counseling sessions. KS - SB204 Protecting the total amount of time for visitation granted to a person under the revised Kansas code for care of children. KS - SB206 Enforcement of open records and meetings; attorney general; fund. KS - SB219 Relating to the reporting of abuse, neglect or exploitation of certain persons. KS - HB2025 Amending the Kansas law enforcement training act. KS - SB307 Open records act; definitions, public agency and public record. KS - SB319 Civil procedure; enacting the public speech protection act; limiting certain habeas corpus actions; amending definitions in the protection from stalking act; amending article reference for venue under the small claims procedure act. KS - SB321 Eliminating conditions upon the protective filing of wills. KS - SB334 Requiring notice to the attorney general before any Kansas court determines that a statute or constitutional provision is invalid or unconstitutional. KS - HB2151 Substitute for HB 2151 by Committee on Judiciary – Authorizing community parenting release for early release from incarceration; requiring all law enforcement agencies to adopt a written policy relating to eyewitness identification; requiring judges to allow certain persons to witness grand jury instructions. KS - SB327 Allowing hearsay at preliminary hearings. KS - SB360 Open meetings; justifications for closing meetings. KS - SB362 Adding electronically stored information to the criminal justice information system; amending the rules of civil procedure concerning official records and authentication. KS - SB361 Open records act; definitions, public agency and public record. KS - SB378 Employment discrimination or retaliation protections for victims of domestic violence or sexual assault; complaint procedure; application of Kansas act against discrimination. KS - SB377 Amending grounds for law enforcement officer to request preliminary screening test for drugs or alcohol. KS - SB394 Enacting the supporting families act, relating to temporary care for children. KS - SB395 Limiting length of legislative session to 100 calendar days in odd-numbered years and 60 calendar days in even-numbered years. KS - SB397 Open records act; application for certain elected offices and offices subject to retention elections. KS - SB393 Consideration of domestic abuse in determining the issue of custody, residency and parenting time of a child. KS - SB408 Reporting and investigation of abuse, neglect and exploitation of persons; duties and powers of attorney general, law enforcement and department of corrections. KS - SB410 Establishing a CARE family pilot program for foster care. KS - SB415 Legislative review of exceptions to disclosure of public records. KS - SB407 Amending registration requirements under the Kansas offender registration act for persons civilly committed under the sexually violent predator act and reviving a statute concerning conditional release of such persons. KS - SB418 Enacting the host families act; clarifying use of a domestic violence offender assessment conducted by a certified batterer intervention program to aid in determining the issue of legal custody, residency and parenting time of a child; amending statutes related to human trafficking, children in need of care and juvenile offenders. KS - HB2062 Substitute for HB 2062 by Committee on Judiciary - Uniform commercial code (UCC) updates; exclusion of consumer transactions governed by federal law; other technical corrections. KS - SB440 Substitute for SB 440 by Committee on Judiciary – Supreme court general administrative authority over judicial branch. KS - SB439 Grounds for impeachment of justices of the supreme court and certain judges of the district court. KS - SB455 Amending the Kansas cigarette and tobacco products act. KS - SB454 Amending court docket fees and charges. KS - SB453 Creating a program for early release from incarceration for parents in certain cases. KS - SB424 Amending consumer protection laws related to identity theft and security of personal identifying information. KS - SB429 Requiring certain felony interrogations to be videotaped. KS - SB427 Enacting the police and citizen protection act; use of body cameras by law enforcement officers. KS - SB428 Substitute for SB 428 by Committee on Judiciary - Relating to eyewitness identification. KS - HB2289 Substitute for HB 2289 by Committee on Judiciary - DUI test refusal or failure; administrative hearing procedure. KS - HB2696 Creating the Kansas highway patrol staffing and training fund; relating to the law enforcement training center fund and the commission on peace officers' standards and training fund; increasing vehicle registration fees; increasing municipal court assessments; amending jurisdiction of university of Kansas medical center police officers. KS - SB467 Prohibiting certain advertising by an attorney who is not regularly admitted to practice law in Kansas. KS - SB478 Abolishing the death penalty and creating the crime of aggravated murder. KS - HB2502 Regulation of the possession of firearms. KS - SB487 Open meetings; justifications for closed or executive meetings. KS - SB482 Mandatory expungement of arrest records of a person arrested as a result of mistaken identity or identity theft. KS - HB2553 Increasing municipal court assessments and directing to the commission on peace officers' standards and training. KS - SB481 Amending restrictions on the location of facilities for transitional or conditional release under the Kansas sexually violent predator act. KS - HB2660 Fee agencies, moneys transferred to the state general fund or special revenue fund; notification to persons paying fees that moneys have been transferred. KS - HB2713 Amending the Kansas general corporation code and the business entity standard treatment act. KS - HB2008 Senate Substitute for HB 2008 by Committee on Education - Creating the student online personal protection act. KS - SB125 House Substitute for SB 125 by Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources - Amending the Kansas pet animal act. KS - SB5 Designating a portion of U.S. highway 69 as the 2nd Lieutenant Justin L. Sisson memorial highway. KS - SB20 Increasing criminal penalties for residential burglary. KS - HB2054 Substitute for HB 2054 by Committee on Judiciary - Enacting the public speech protection act.