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Minutes for HB2766 - Committee on Commerce, Labor and Economic Development

Short Title

Creating the Kansas land and military installation protection act to prohibit foreign principals from countries of concern from holding any interest in certain real property in this state.

Minutes Content for Tue, Mar 5, 2024

Chairman Tarwater called the meeting to order.

The Chairman opened the continued hearing on HB2766.

The following conferees provided oral opponent testimony:

Randy Stookey of the Kansas Agricultural Retailers Association spoke in opposition to HB2766. (Attachment 1)

John Donley of the Kansas Farm Bureau testified in opposition to HB2766. (Attachment 2)

Aaron Popelka of the Kansas Livestock Association spoke in opposition to HB2766. (Attachment 3

Kimberley Svaty, Public Policy Director, of the Advanced Power Alliance spoke in opposition to HB2766. (Attachment 4)

At the end of the hearing the Chairman acknowledged Robert Stuart of the Kansas Bureau of Investigation as a proponent of HB2766. (Attachment 5)

The conferees stood for questions.

The following provided written only proponent testimony:

Jill O'Connor, Citizen (Attachment 6)

The following provided written only opponent testimony:

Eric Stafford, Kansas Chamber Commerce (Attachment 7)

Wuchen Wang, Citizen (Attachment 8)

The Chairman closed the hearing.