Kansas Administrative Regulations

Regulation Number:36-2-12
Agency Title: KANSAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
Article Title: Vehicles Carrying Emergency Equipment
Tax Type:Vehicles
Brief Description:
Use of red light or lights only,
or red light and siren, whistle or bell after
designation denied or cancelled.
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36-2-12
Use of red light or lights only, or red light and siren, whistle or bell after
designation denied or cancelled. Upon receipt of information that a person, partnership, associ-
ation, corporation, municipality or public official is operating, or allowing to be operated, a motor
vehicle with a red light or lights, or siren, whistle or bell, or a combination of any of these emer-
gency warning devices, for which an emergency vehicle application was denied, or for which the
designation has been cancelled, the secretary, or the secretary's designee, shall transmit all infor-
mation pertaining to the operation of the vehicle, with a copy of the order denying or cancelling the
emergency vehicle designation and the names and addresses of possible witnesses, to a county attor-
ney of the county where the vehicle is being operated. A request shall be made that the county
attorney institute civil proceedings to stop the operation of the vehicle with the emergency warning
devices and any criminal proceedings deemed appropriate. (Authorized by K.S.A. 1982 Supp. 68-
404; implementing K.S.A. 8-1404, 8-1502, 8-1506, 8-1720(a), 8-1729(d), 8-1738(d), 8-2010; effective
Jan. 1, 1972; amended May 1, 1976; amended May 1, 1981; amended May 1, 1983.)