Session Law

Identifying Information:L. 2001 ch. 052
Other Identifying Information:2001 Senate Bill 155
Tax Type:Other
Brief Description:An Act designating United States highway 75 as the purple heart/combat wounded veterans highway; amending K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 68-1010 and repealing the existing section.
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CHAPTER 52

SENATE BILL No. 155


An Act designating United States highway 75 as the purple heart/combat wounded veterans

highway; amending K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 68-1010 and repealing the existing section.

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

New Section 1. The portion of United States highway 75 where it

enters the state on the Kansas-Nebraska border on the north then south

to the junction with K-9 then west to the junction of K-9 with K-62 then

south to the junction of K-62 with K-16 then east to the junction with

United States highway 75 then south on United States highway 75 to the

Kansas-Oklahoma border, is hereby designated the purple heart/combat

wounded veterans highway. The secretary of transportation shall place

markers along the highway right-of-way at proper intervals to indicate

that the highway is the purple heart/combat wounded veterans highway.

The secretary of transportation may accept and administer gifts and do-

nations to aid in obtaining suitable highway signs bearing the proper ap-

proved inscription.

Sec. 2. K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 68-1010 is hereby amended to read as

follows: 68-1010. The portion of United States highway 75 where it enters

the state on the Kansas-Nebraska line on the north then south to the

junction with K-9 then west to the junction of K-9 with K-62 then south

to the junction of K-62 with K-16 then east to the junction with United

States highway 75 then south to United States highway 40, and United

States highway 77 from United States highway 40 south on United States

highway 77 to the northern boundary of Cowley county is hereby desig-

nated the official north-south Blue Star memorial highway route in the

state of Kansas. The portion of United States highway 77 from the north-

ern boundary of Cowley county to the junction with United States high-

way 77 business then south on United States highway 77 business to

United States highway 77 then south to the Kansas-Oklahoma border is

hereby designated the Robert B. Docking memorial highway.

Sec. 3. K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 68-1010 is hereby repealed.

Sec. 4. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its

publication in the statute book.

Approved March 28, 2000.

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Date Composed: 09/25/2001 Date Modified: 09/25/2001