Kansas Legislature

HB 2387

AN ACT concerning economic development; relating to STAR bonds; providing funding to replace lost food sales tax revenue for STAR bond districts established prior to December 31, 2022, and modifying the tax increment definition for such districts; authorizing STAR bond project costs for historic theaters and major amusement parks to include certain additional costs; extending the deadline for the report on STAR bonds by the department of commerce to certain legislative committees; increasing the limit of financing without the issuance of special obligation bonds for rural redevelopment projects; amending K.S.A. 12-17,162 and 12-17,169 and repealing the existing sections.

House - Emergency Final Action - Passed as amended; - 02/23/2023

On roll call the vote was:

Yea - (72):

Alcala, Amyx, Anderson, Ballard, Bergquist, Borjon, Boyd, Buehler, Butler, Carlin, B. Carpenter, W. Carpenter, Carr, Clifford, Collins, Concannon, Corbet, Croft, Curtis, Dodson, Eplee, Essex, Featherston, Francis, Goetz, Haskins, Haswood, Hawkins, Highberger, Hoheisel, Hougland, Howe, Howell, Hoye, Martinez, Melton, D. Miller, S. Miller, V. Miller, Minnix, Neighbor, Ohaebosim, Oropeza, Osman, Ousley, Patton, Poskin, Probst, Resman, Robinson, S. Ruiz, Sawyer Clayton, Schlingensiepen, Schmoe, Schreiber, A. Smith, C. Smith, E. Smith, Stogsdill, Sutton, Tarwater, Thompson, Underhill, Vaughn, Waymaster, Weigel, White, L. Williams, Winn, Woodard, Xu, Younger,

Nay - (49):

Awerkamp, Barth, Bergkamp, Blew, Blex, Bloom, Bryce, Carmichael, Delperdang, Donohoe, Droge, Ellis, Estes, Fairchild, Garber, Gardner, Goddard, Helgerson, Hill, Hoffman, Houser, Howerton, Humphries, Jacobs, Landwehr, Lewis, Mason, Maughan, Meyer, Moser, Murphy, Neelly, Owens, Penn, Pickert, Proctor, Rahjes, Rhiley, Roth, L. Ruiz, Sanders, Sawyer, Seiwert, Thomas, Titus, Turk, Turner, Waggoner, Wasinger,

Present but not Voting - (0):

Absent and Not Voting - (4):

Johnson, Kessler, Poetter Parshall, K. Williams,

Not Voting - (0):