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Bill Number: SB4

Sponsor Names: Senator Fagg,

Providing for a sales tax exemption for construction or repair of buildings used for human habitation by the Kansas state school for the blind and the Kansas state school for the deaf.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB4Prefiled for Introduction on Tuesday, December 27, 20221/3/2023 2:50:01 PMSenate
SB4Introduced1/9/2023 2:32:22 PMSenate
SB4Referred to1/10/2023 9:14:22 AMSenate
SB4Hearing: Thursday, January 19, 2023, 9:30 AM Room 548-S1/11/2023 4:19:10 PMSenate

Bill Number: SB10

Sponsor Names: Senator Hawk,

Increasing the daily rate of compensation and eliminating the annualization of compensation in determining KPERS benefits and contributions for legislators first serving on or after January 13, 2025, and providing a compensation and KPERS benefits election for legislators with service prior to January 13, 2025.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB10Prefiled for Introduction on Thursday, January 5, 20231/5/2023 2:30:31 PMSenate
SB10Introduced1/9/2023 2:32:50 PMSenate
SB10Referred to1/10/2023 9:14:43 AMSenate

Bill Number: SB13

Sponsor Names: Senator Hawk, Senator Billinger,

Permitting certain local broadcasters to provide broadcast services of a school's postseason activities notwithstanding if the state high school activities association enters into an exclusive broadcast agreement for postseason activities.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB13Prefiled for Introduction on Friday, January 6, 20231/6/2023 3:45:04 PMSenate
SB13Introduced1/9/2023 2:32:37 PMSenate
SB13Referred to1/10/2023 9:14:53 AMSenate
SB13Hearing: Monday, January 23, 2023, 1:30 PM Room 144-S1/18/2023 9:51:21 AMSenate

Bill Number: SB20

Sponsor Names: Senator Steffen, Senator Thompson,

Requiring child care facilities, elementary, secondary, postsecondary educational institutions and employers to grant exemptions from vaccine requirements without inquiring into the sincerity of the request and repealing the meningitis vaccine requirement to live in student housing.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB20Introduced1/10/2023 2:48:15 PMSenate
SB20Referred to1/11/2023 12:42:11 PMSenate

Bill Number: SB21

Sponsor Names: Committee on Assessment and Taxation,

Providing an annual sales tax holiday for sales of certain school supplies.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB21Introduced1/10/2023 2:48:18 PMSenate
SB21Referred to1/11/2023 12:42:16 PMSenate
SB21Hearing: Thursday, January 19, 2023, 9:30 AM Room 548-S1/11/2023 4:19:10 PMSenate

Bill Number: SB23

Sponsor Names: Joint Committee on Pensions, Investments and Benefits,

Eliminating the statutory 15% alternative investment limit for the KPERS fund and requiring the KPERS board to establish an alternative investment percentage limit.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB23Introduced1/11/2023 2:44:12 PMSenate
SB23Referred to1/12/2023 8:50:23 AMSenate
SB23Hearing: Wednesday, February 1, 2023, 9:30 AM Room 546-S1/25/2023 11:44:01 AMSenate

Bill Number: SB29

Sponsor Names: Senator Peck, Senator Bowers, Senator Claeys, Senator Doll, Senator Faust-Goudeau, Senator Petersen,

Providing a back-to-school sales tax holiday for sales of school supplies, computers and clothing.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the Kansas register.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB29Introduced1/11/2023 2:47:55 PMSenate
SB29Referred to1/12/2023 8:50:37 AMSenate
SB29Hearing: Thursday, January 19, 2023, 9:30 AM Room 548-S1/18/2023 3:41:43 PMSenate

Bill Number: SB32

Sponsor Names: Committee on Education,

Authorizing the Kansas state high school activities association to establish a school classification system based on student attendance and other factors.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB32Introduced1/12/2023 2:57:33 PMSenate
SB32Referred to1/13/2023 8:00:12 AMSenate

Bill Number: SB55

Sponsor Names: Committee on Assessment and Taxation,

Providing a back-to-school sales tax holiday for sales of certain school supplies, computers and clothing.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB55Introduced1/18/2023 3:09:18 PMSenate
SB55Referred to1/18/2023 3:11:41 PMSenate

Bill Number: SB66

Sponsor Names: Committee on Education,

Enacting the interstate teacher mobility compact to recognize equivalent teacher licenses across member states.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB66Introduced1/19/2023 3:19:43 PMSenate
SB66Referred to1/20/2023 7:37:57 AMSenate

Bill Number: SB82

Sponsor Names: Committee on Education,

Requiring schools to establish policies and concussion management teams to prevent and manage concussions within school.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB82Introduced1/23/2023 2:56:37 PMSenate
SB82Referred to1/24/2023 8:49:41 AMSenate

Bill Number: SB83

Sponsor Names: Committee on Education,

Providing additional student eligibility under the tax credit for low income students scholarship program and increasing the amount of the tax credit for contributions made pursuant to such program.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB83Introduced1/23/2023 2:56:40 PMSenate
SB83Referred to1/24/2023 8:49:42 AMSenate

Bill Number: SB84

Sponsor Names: Committee on Education,

Including individuals who receive a high school equivalency (HSE) credential in performance-based payments for certain postsecondary educational institutions.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB84Introduced1/23/2023 2:56:47 PMSenate
SB84Referred to1/24/2023 8:49:45 AMSenate

Bill Number: SB97

Sponsor Names: Committee on Assessment and Taxation,

Increasing the extent of property tax exemption for residential property from the statewide school levy.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
SB97Introduced1/24/2023 2:49:24 PMSenate
SB97Referred to1/25/2023 9:00:11 AMSenate
SB97Hearing: Wednesday, February 1, 2023, 9:30 AM Room 548-S1/25/2023 3:15:54 PMSenate

Bill Number: HB2003

Sponsor Names: Representative Johnson,

Authorizing the Kansas state high school activities association to establish a school classification system based on student attendance and other factors.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2003Prefiled for Introduction on Tuesday, December 20, 202212/20/2022 9:45:36 AMHouse
HB2003Introduced1/9/2023 3:01:38 PMHouse
HB2003Referred to1/10/2023 9:51:00 AMHouse
HB2003Hearing: Thursday, January 19, 2023, 1:30 PM Room 218-N1/11/2023 2:07:13 PMHouse

Bill Number: HB2007

Sponsor Names: Representative Fairchild, Representative Barth, Representative Hill, Representative Murphy, Representative Proctor, Representative Rhiley,

Prohibiting the secretary of health and environment from requiring a COVID-19 vaccination for care at a child care facility or attendance at a school.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the Kansas register.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2007Prefiled for Introduction on Thursday, January 5, 20231/5/2023 2:18:14 PMHouse
HB2007Introduced1/9/2023 3:05:26 PMHouse
HB2007Referred to1/10/2023 9:51:15 AMHouse

Bill Number: HB2025

Sponsor Names: Joint Committee on Pensions, Investments and Benefits,

Authorizing a self-funded cost-of-living adjustment retirement benefit option for certain KPERS members.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2025Introduced1/12/2023 11:03:25 AMHouse
HB2025Referred to1/13/2023 8:29:21 AMHouse

Bill Number: HB2030

Sponsor Names: Committee on K-12 Education Budget,

Authorizing nonpublic school students to participate in activities regulated by the Kansas state high school activities association and allowing nonpublic school students who enroll part time in a public school to participate in nonpublic school activities.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2030Introduced1/13/2023 8:30:42 AMHouse
HB2030Referred to1/17/2023 10:06:29 AMHouse
HB2030Hearing: Tuesday, January 24, 2023, 3:30 PM Room 546-S1/18/2023 1:13:11 PMHouse

Bill Number: HB2034

Sponsor Names: Committee on Child Welfare and Foster Care,

Requiring a referral of an alleged victim of child abuse or neglect for an examination as part of an investigation, creating a program in the department of health and environment to provide training and payment for such examinations.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2034Introduced1/17/2023 11:02:27 AMHouse
HB2034Referred to1/18/2023 10:10:53 AMHouse
HB2034Hearing: Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 1:30 PM Room 152-S1/18/2023 3:47:30 PMHouse

Bill Number: HB2040

Sponsor Names: Committee on Education,

Revising the Kansas school equity and enhancement act to provide per-student education funding based on student enrollment in the current school year.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2040Introduced1/17/2023 11:03:10 AMHouse
HB2040Referred to1/18/2023 10:11:06 AMHouse
HB2040Hearing: Tuesday, January 24, 2023, 1:30 PM Room 218-N1/18/2023 10:54:15 AMHouse

Bill Number: HB2048

Sponsor Names: Committee on K-12 Education Budget,

Providing additional student eligibility under the tax credit for low income students scholarship program and increasing the amount of the tax credit for contributions made pursuant to such program.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2048Introduced1/17/2023 11:06:22 AMHouse
HB2048Referred to1/18/2023 10:11:24 AMHouse
HB2048Hearing: Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 3:30 PM Room 546-S1/18/2023 1:13:11 PMHouse

Bill Number: HB2060

Sponsor Names: Committee on K-12 Education Budget,

Establishing the special education and related services funding task force.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the Kansas register.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2060Introduced1/18/2023 11:17:02 AMHouse
HB2060Referred to1/19/2023 10:58:40 AMHouse
HB2060Hearing: Tuesday, January 24, 2023, 3:30 PM Room 546-S1/19/2023 1:44:26 PMHouse

Bill Number: HB2080

Sponsor Names: Committee on Education,

Authorizing students enrolled in a virtual school to take virtual state assessments.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2080Introduced1/19/2023 11:00:55 AMHouse
HB2080Referred to1/20/2023 8:21:01 AMHouse
HB2080Hearing: Thursday, February 2, 2023, 1:30 PM Room 218-N - CANCELED1/25/2023 9:11:43 AMHouse
HB2080Hearing: Tuesday, January 31, 2023, 1:30 PM Room 218-N1/25/2023 3:03:32 PMHouse

Bill Number: HB2081

Sponsor Names: Committee on Education,

Creating the aspiring future teacher of the year scholarship program; such scholarships based on the recipients of the Kansas teacher of the year award backgrounds and attributes; making and concerning appropriations for the program for fiscal years ending June 30, 2024, June 30, 2025, June 30, 2026, June 30, 2027, and June 30, 2028, for the department of education for such scholarships.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2081Introduced1/19/2023 11:00:59 AMHouse
HB2081Referred to1/20/2023 8:21:03 AMHouse

Bill Number: HB2108

Sponsor Names: Committee on Taxation,

Providing a back-to-school sales tax holiday for sales of certain school supplies, computers and clothing.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2108Introduced1/19/2023 11:24:03 AMHouse
HB2108Referred to1/20/2023 8:22:13 AMHouse
HB2108Hearing: Wednesday, February 1, 2023, 3:30 PM Room 346-S1/25/2023 9:47:28 AMHouse

Bill Number: HB2132

Sponsor Names: Committee on Appropriations,

Expanding the eligible fields of study and establishing a maximum scholarship amount for certain private postsecondary educational institutions in the Kansas promise scholarship act.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the Kansas register.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2132Introduced1/23/2023 11:03:17 AMHouse
HB2132Referred to1/24/2023 10:55:25 AMHouse

Bill Number: HB2142

Sponsor Names: Committee on Education,

Creating the get the lead out of school drinking water act to require schools to comply with legal limits on lead content in school drinking water.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2142Introduced1/24/2023 11:05:30 AMHouse
HB2142Referred to1/25/2023 10:07:19 AMHouse

Bill Number: HB2143

Sponsor Names: Committee on Education,

Establishing requirements for school district bullying policies and procedures for investigating complaints.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2143Introduced1/24/2023 11:05:35 AMHouse
HB2143Hearing: Wednesday, February 1, 2023, 1:30 PM Room 218-N1/25/2023 9:11:43 AMHouse
HB2143Referred to1/25/2023 10:07:21 AMHouse

Bill Number: HB2152

Sponsor Names: Committee on Federal and State Affairs,

Requiring the display of the national motto in public schools, colleges and universities.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2152Introduced1/24/2023 11:07:37 AMHouse
HB2152Referred to1/25/2023 10:07:44 AMHouse

Bill Number: HB2153

Sponsor Names: Committee on Child Welfare and Foster Care,

Authorizing the attorney general to coordinate training regarding a multidisciplinary team approach to intervention in reports involving alleged human trafficking for law enforcement agencies and requiring training on human trafficking awareness and identification for certain child welfare agencies, juvenile justice agencies, mental health professionals and school personnel.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2153Introduced1/24/2023 11:08:28 AMHouse
HB2153Referred to1/25/2023 10:07:47 AMHouse

Bill Number: HB2157

Sponsor Names: Representative Garber,

Creating the campus intellectual diversity act to establish an office of public policy events at each public postsecondary educational institution.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2157Introduced1/24/2023 11:09:38 AMHouse
HB2157Referred to1/25/2023 10:07:58 AMHouse

Bill Number: HB2163

Sponsor Names: Committee on Education,

Requiring statutory due process procedures for a school district's non-renewal or termination of a teacher contract.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2163Introduced1/25/2023 11:14:36 AMHouse
HB2163Referred to1/26/2023 10:41:43 AMHouse

Bill Number: HB2176

Sponsor Names: Representative Rhiley, Representative Roth,

Creating the Arkansas city area public library district act, requiring an election for the creation of such district and authorizing unified school district No. 470 to levy a tax on behalf of the library district.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2176Introduced1/25/2023 11:17:22 AMHouse
HB2176Referred to1/26/2023 10:42:18 AMHouse

Bill Number: HB2179

Sponsor Names: Committee on Appropriations,

Removing non-cooperation with child support from disqualifications for child care assistance.

Effective Date:  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.


Bill NumberStatusOccurred DateChamber
HB2179Introduced1/25/2023 11:18:15 AMHouse
HB2179Referred to1/26/2023 10:42:31 AMHouse

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