Topeka – Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has signed the following five bills into law.

Friday, April 21, 2017 

House Substitute for Senate Bill 51: Updates the controlled substance schedule and allows the Board of Pharmacy to conduct emergency scheduling when required.

Senate Bill 124: Specifies the factors considered in determinations of child custody and modifies the process for admitting court ordered drug and alcohol tests into evidence at CINC hearings.

Senate Bill 202: Approves the compact between the Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas and the State of Kansas and the compact between the Sac and Fox Nation of Missouri in Kansas and Nebraska and the State of Kansas, which relate to cigarette and tobacco sales, taxation and escrow collection.

Monday, April 24, 2017

Senate Substitute for House Bill 2026: Makes changes to KanCare processes and contract requirements.

House Substitute for Senate Bill 70: Amends the Kansas Amusement Ride Act and the Amusement Ride Insurance Act.

The Governor has now signed 61 bills into law this session and vetoed two. By law, the Kansas governor has 10 calendar days to sign the bill into law, veto the bill or allow the bill to become law without his or her signature.