Kansas Boards and Commission

State Civil Service Board

Statute:                                   K.S.A. 75-2929a                                

Governor Appoints:              5

Number of Members:           5

Length of Term:                    Four Years

Frequency of Meetings:       Every 2 weeks – several days at a time

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

SSI Required:                         Yes

Senate Confirmed:                Yes

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The State Civil Board hears appeals from classified state employees with permanent status under the Kansas civil service act as well as applicants for classified positions who are entitled by law and regulation to appeal to the Board. Nearly all appeals heard by the Board are from classified employees with permanent status who have been dismissed, demoted, or suspended.  Members may hold no other public office or public employment.  There must be one member from each congressional district and the remainder from the state at large.  No more than three members of the board shall be of the same political party.


Statutory Requirement:                                                                                   Term Expires:

Representative of the 1st Congressional District                                              3/15/2021

Representative of the 2nd Congressional District                                             3/15/2019

Representative of the 3rd Congressional District                                              3/15/2022

Representative of the 4th Congressional District                                              3/15/2022

Representative of the State at Large                                                                  3/15/2021

Updated: 5/9/2018