Session Law

Identifying Information:L. 2002 ch. 191
Other Identifying Information:2002 House Bill 2896*
Tax Type:Other
Brief Description:An Act concerning the Kansas sports hall of fame; relating to funding therefor.
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CHAPTER 191

HOUSE BILL No. 2896*

An Act concerning the Kansas sports hall of fame; relating to funding therefor.


Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:

Section. 1. (a) Notwithstanding the provisions of K.S.A. 74-5074, and

amendments thereto, on July 1, 2002, or as soon thereafter as moneys

are available, the secretary of commerce and housing is authorized and

directed to loan to the director of the Kansas sports hall of fame $100,000

from the Kansas export loan guarantee fund. The director of the Kansas

sports hall of fame is authorized and directed to use any moneys in the

Kansas sports hall of fame surcharge fund to provide for the ongoing

expenses of the Kansas sports hall of fame. Such loan shall not bear in-

terest. Such loan shall not be deemed to be an indebtedness or debt of

the state of Kansas within the meaning of section 6 of article 11 of the

constitution of the state of Kansas.

(b) Upon certification by the secretary of commerce and housing and

by the director of the Kansas sports hall of fame, the director of accounts

and reports shall transfer such amount from the Kansas export loan guar-

antee fund to the Kansas sports hall of fame surcharge fund.

(c) The loan authorized pursuant to subsection (a) shall be repaid in

one payment payable on or before June 30, 2003, of $50,000, and one

payment payable on or before June 30, 2004 of $50,000.

(d) The state of Kansas sports hall of fame board of trustees, in con-

sultation with postsecondary educational institutions and the accredited

independent institutions, shall develop and implement a voluntary plan

to have such institutions participate in the raising of funds for the Kansas

sports hall of fame.

(e) Quarterly, during fiscal year 2003 and 2004, the state of Kansas

sports hall of fame board of trustees shall submit a report to the chair-

person of the legislative budget committee concerning the progress and

provisions of this act when the legislature is not in session and the chair-

person of the committee on appropriations of the house of representatives

and the chairperson of the committee on ways and means of the senate

when the legislature is in session.

(f) ``Postsecondary educational institution'' means Kansas state uni-

versity, the university of Kansas, Wichita state university, Emporia state

university, Fort Hays state university, Pittsburg state university, Wash-

burn university and any community college.

Sec. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its

publication in the Kansas register.

Approved May 30, 2002.

Published in the Kansas Register June 6, 2002.


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Date Composed: 10/10/2002 Date Modified: 10/10/2002