Kansas Legislature

HB 2130

AN ACT concerning the Kansas probate code; increasing certain dollar amounts; relating to allowance to spouse and minor children; supplemental elective share amount; transfers within two years of death; homestead or homestead allowance; payment of benefits to certain relatives; small estates affidavit for personal property; remission of court costs for small estates; exhibition of demands and allowance without a hearing; refusal to grant letters of administration; appealable orders and bond; requests for transfer from magistrate to district judge; adjusting time requirements linked to notice by publication and mailing; relating to hearing dates; sales at public auction; clarifying how property held under a transfer-on-death deed is distributed when one beneficiary predeceases the grantor; amending K.S.A. 59-6a202, 59-6a205, 59-1507a, 59-2209, 59-2215, 59-2237 and 59-2308 and K.S.A. 2022 Supp. 59-403, 59-6a215, 59-1507b, 59-2287, 59-2401, 59-2402a and 59-3504 and repealing the existing sections.

Senate - Conference Committee Report was adopted; - 04/05/2023

On roll call the vote was:

Yea - (40):

Alley, Baumgardner, Billinger, Blasi, Bowers, Claeys, Corson, Dietrich, Doll, Erickson, Fagg, Faust-Goudeau, Francisco, Gossage, Haley, Holland, Holscher, Kerschen, Kloos, Longbine, Masterson, McGinn, O'Shea, Olson, Peck, Petersen, Pettey, Pittman, Pyle, Reddi, Ryckman, Shallenburger, Steffen, Straub, Sykes, Thompson, Tyson, Ware, Warren, Wilborn,

Nay - (0):

Present and Passing - (0):

Absent and Not Voting - (0):

Not Voting - (0):