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2019 Statute


12-6,104.Same; publication of joint resolution; mailing of assessment notices; protest petition and election; qualified elector defined. Notwithstanding the provisions of K.S.A. 12-6a06, whenever a joint storm water drainage district is created under K.S.A. 12-6,102, the governing body of the city and the board of county commissioners of the county shall publish the joint resolution creating the district once each week for two consecutive weeks in the official newspaper of the county. At the same time as the joint resolution is published for the last time, the city or county clerk shall mail to the owners of the property made liable to pay an assessment at their last known post office address, a notice that a joint resolution has been adopted to create the joint storm drainage system and a statement of the cost proposed to be assessed against the land so owned. If, within sixty (60) days following the last publication of the resolution and the mailing of the notices to the individual landowners, a petition protesting the creation of the district signed by not less than five percent (5%) of the qualified electors of the proposed district is filed with the county election officer, no district shall be created unless the proposition has been submitted to and approved by a majority of the qualified electors of the district voting at an election called and held thereon. Qualified elector for the purpose of this act shall mean any person eighteen years of age or over who is a resident of the proposed joint storm drainage district or who owns land within the proposed district. Such election shall be noticed, called and held in the manner prescribed for the noticing, calling and holding of elections under the general bond law.

History: L. 1980, ch. 58, § 3; July 1.

2022. Powered by KLISS. Rendered: 2022-06-30T14:37:19. Head Rev No: 593009(E)