Kansas Statutes Annotated
Updated Through the 2013 Legislative Session

Statute Number:60-1205
Article Title:QUO WARRANTO
Tax Type:All
Brief Description:Grounds for forfeiture of public office.


60-1205. Grounds for forfeiture of public office. Every person holding any office of trust or profit, under and by virtue of any of the laws of the state of Kansas, either state, district, county, township or city office, except those subject to removal from office only by impeachment, who shall (1) willfully engage in misconduct while in office, (2) willfully neglect to perform any duty enjoined upon such person by law, (3) demonstrate mental impairment such that the person lacks the capacity to manage the office held, or (4) who shall commit any act constituting a violation of any penal statute involving moral turpitude, shall forfeit such person's office and shall be ousted from such office in the manner hereinafter provided.
History: L. 1963, ch. 303, 60-1205;L. 2003, ch. 127, 10; July 1.

Date Composed: 04/04/2011 Date Modified: 04/04/2011