Session Law

Identifying Information:L. 2002 ch. 066
Other Identifying Information:2002 House Bill 2697
Tax Type:Other
Brief Description:An Act concerning civil procedure for limited actions; amendingK.S.A. 2001 Supp. 61-2910 and repealing the existing section.
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CHAPTER 66

HOUSE BILL No. 2697

An Act concerning civil procedure for limited actions; amending

K.S.A. 2001 Supp. 61-2910 and repealing the existing section.


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

Section 1. K.S.A. 2001 Supp. 61-2910 is hereby amended to read as

follows: 61-2910. Upon motion of any party and for good cause shown,

the court shall may order that an action filed under the code of civil

procedure for limited actions, except an action filed pursuant to the small

claims procedure act, article 27 of chapter 61 of the Kansas Statutes

Annotated, and amendments thereto, shall thereafter be governed by the

provisions of chapter 60 of the Kansas Statutes Annotated, and amend-

ments thereto. The party obtaining an order under this section shall pay

any additional docket fee required had the action been filed under chap-

ter 60 of the Kansas Statutes Annotated, and amendments thereto. Upon

such order of the court and payment of any additional docket fee, the

clerk of the district court shall renumber the case as a case filed under

chapter 60 of the Kansas Statutes Annotated, and amendments thereto,

in the same manner as required by K.S.A. 60-2418, and amendments

thereto.

Sec. 2. K.S.A. 2001 Supp. 61-2910 is hereby repealed.

Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its

publication in the Kansas register.

Approved April 15, 2002.

Published in the Kansas Register April 25, 2002.


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