Session Law

Identifying Information:L. 2001 ch. 083
Other Identifying Information:2001 House Bill 2188
Tax Type:Other
Brief Description:An Act concerning community colleges; relating to expenditures for scholarships; author- izing the charging of fees; amending K.S.A. 71-203 and K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 71-301 and repealing the existing sections.
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CHAPTER 83

HOUSE BILL No. 2188


An Act concerning community colleges; relating to expenditures for scholarships; author-

izing the charging of fees; amending K.S.A. 71-203 and K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 71-301 and

repealing the existing sections.




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

Section 1. K.S.A. 71-203 is hereby amended to read as follows: 71-

203. No The board of trustees of any a community college shall not au-

thorize or permit the expenditure of any public funds, either directly or

indirectly, for scholarships for students who reside outside of the com-

munity college district. No public funds shall be expended for athletic

scholarships either within or without any community college district. For

the purpose of this section, moneys received from sale of admissions to

activities which the community college sponsors and moneys received

from private sector persons or organizations shall not be deemed to be

public funds. Athletic scholarships shall not be granted to nonresidents

of the state of Kansas. Notwithstanding any provision of law to the con-

trary, a community college may use student fees to grant student schol-

arships if such use is approved by the board of trustees and acknowledged

by student government representatives.

Sec. 2. K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 71-301 is hereby amended to read as fol-

lows: 71-301. The board of trustees shall charge to and collect from each

student tuition at rates per credit hour enrolled which shall be established

by the board of trustees. In addition to tuition, the board of trustees may

charge to and collect from each student fees at rates which shall be estab-

lished by the board of trustees.

Sec. 3. K.S.A. 71-203 and K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 71-301 are hereby re-

pealed.

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

publication in the statute book.

Approved April 3, 2000.


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