Kansas Legislature

SB 113

AN ACT concerning education; making and concerning appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 2023, June 30, 2024, and June 30, 2025, for the state department of education; establishing the mental health intervention team program in state statute; providing incentives for coordination between school districts and community mental health centers; creating the mental health intervention team program fund in each school district; authorizing certain students to participate in activities that are regulated by the Kansas state high school activities association; authorizing certain nonpublic school students who enroll part-time in a school district to participate in nonpublic school activities; requiring each school district to post certain enrollment and academic information on the school district's website; authorizing any student with a parent or guardian employed by a school district to enroll in and attend such school district without entering the school district's open-seat lottery process; requiring consideration of homelessness when determining enrollment status of a student under school district open-enrollment procedures; authorizing members of school district boards of education to receive compensation from the school district for work and duties performed; authorizing the use of current-year student enrollment to determine state foundation aid under the Kansas school equity and enhancement act; continuing the 20 mill statewide levy for schools; increasing the number of school districts that qualify to finance a cost-of-living weighting and increasing the maximum amount of such weighting; amending K.S.A. 72-1137, 72-3123, as amended by section 16 of chapter 94 of the 2022 Session Laws of Kansas, and 72-5159 and K.S.A. 2022 Supp. 72-3126, 72-5132, 72-5142 and 72-5462 and repealing the existing sections.

Senate - Conference Committee Report was adopted; - 04/28/2023

On roll call the vote was:

Yea - (23):

Alley, Baumgardner, Billinger, Blasi, Bowers, Claeys, Dietrich, Doll, Erickson, Fagg, Gossage, Kerschen, Kloos, Longbine, Masterson, McGinn, O'Shea, Petersen, Pittman, Ryckman, Thompson, Warren, Wilborn,

Nay - (16):

Corson, Faust-Goudeau, Francisco, Holland, Holscher, Olson, Peck, Pettey, Pyle, Reddi, Shallenburger, Steffen, Straub, Sykes, Tyson, Ware,

Present and Passing - (1):


Absent and Not Voting - (0):

Not Voting - (0):