Session Law

Identifying Information:L. 2001 ch. 101
Other Identifying Information:2001 House Bill 2015
Tax Type:Other
Brief Description:An Act concerning child care facilities; exempting certain residential facilities, hospitals and summer camps from licensure requirements; amending K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 65-501 and repealing the existing section.
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CHAPTER 101

HOUSE BILL No. 2015


An Act concerning child care facilities; exempting certain residential facilities, hospitals and

summer camps from licensure requirements; amending K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 65-501 and repealing the existing section.




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

Section 1. K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 65-501 is hereby amended to read as

follows: 65-501. It shall be unlawful for any person, firm, corporation or

association to conduct or maintain a maternity center or a child care

facility for children under 16 years of age without having a license or

temporary permit therefor from the secretary of health and environment.

Nothing in this act shall apply to any state institution maintained and

operated by the state.:

(a) A residential facility or hospital that is operated and maintained

by a state agency as defined in K.S.A. 75-3701 and amendments thereto;

or

(b) a summer instructional camp that:

(1) Is operated by a Kansas educational institution as defined in

K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 74-32,120, and amendments thereto, or a postsecon-

dary educational institution as defined in K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 74-3201b,

and amendments thereto;

(2) is operated for not more than five weeks;

(3) provides instruction to children, all of whom are 10 years of age

and older; and

(4) is accredited by an agency or organization acceptable to the sec-

retary of health and environment.

Sec. 2. K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 65-501 is hereby repealed.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 16, 2000.

Published in the Kansas Register April 26, 2000.


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