Kansas Boards and Commission


Governmental Ethics Commission

Statute:                                  K.S.A. 25-4119a

Governor Appoints:              2

Number of Members:          10

Length of Term:                    Two Years

Frequency of Meetings:      Monthly

Pay/Compensation:              K.S.A. 75-3223

SSI Required:                         Yes

Senate Confirmed:               No

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The Kansas Governmental Ethics Commission is charged with administering, interpreting, and enforcing the Campaign Finance Act and laws relating to conflict of interests, financial disclosure, and the regulation of lobbying.  No member can have a history of holding a party office, elected official, Secretary, lobbyist, or vendor to the state.  There are 9 members with 2 being appointed by the Governor.  The Governor selects the chair of the commission.


Statutory Requirement:                                                                            Term Expires:

Governor’s Appointee #1                                                                               1/31/2020

Governor’s Appointee #2                                                                               1/31/2019

Updated: 5/9/2018