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Kansas

Kansas (KS)


Capital: Topeka

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State Code

Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2018
2,911,505
Population 2017 2,910,689
Population 2016 2,911,263
Below Poverty 2018 7.5
Below Poverty 2017 11.9
Below Poverty 2016 12.1
Employment – Population Ratio 2018
64.5
Employment – Population Ratio 2017 64.3
Employment – Population Ratio 2016 64.3
Unemployed 2018 3.4
Unemployed 2017 3.7
Unemployed 2016 4.0
Foreclosure Rate 2018 1 of 4,509
STATE FACTS
Smith County is the geographical center of the 48 contiguous states.
The world famous fast-food chain of Pizza Hut restaurants opened its first store in Wichita.
The first female mayor in the United States was Susan Madora Salter. She was elected to office in Argonia in 1887.

 

 

Government

ELECTED OFFICIALS
 Governor
Laura Kelley (D)
 Lieutenant Governor Lynn Rogers (D)
 Attorney General Derek Schmidt (R)
 Secretary of State Scott Schwab (R)
 State Senate Control R – 31; D – 9
 State House Control R – 85; D – 40

Legislative Process

LEGISLATIVE DATES AND DEADLINES
Convenes January 14,2019
Sine Die Adjournment May 10, 2019
Committee Action Deadlines N/A
Crossover Deadline TBD
Carryover from Previous Session Yes (2019 – 2020)
Governor’s Signing Deadline (in session) 10 days, not including the day it was presented
Governor’s Signing Deadline (after adjournment) 10 days, not including the day it was presented
Veto Override 2/3 majority
Legislation Effective Date Upon publication in the statute book (July 1); upon publication in the Kansas Register

Notable Laws & Legislation

Security Breach Notification Law
Retail Installment Sales Contract Law

AFSA Comment Letters

 

Enforcement

Regulatory Actions

Featured Regulations

Advocacy, Initiatives & Reports

Advocacy

 

Trade Associations

Kansas Association of Financial Services

 

Political Geography


Map of Legislative Districts
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