Kansas Legislature

HB 2227

AN ACT concerning courts; relating to orders issued by the chief justice to secure health and safety during a disaster emergency; suspension of deadlines or time limitations; authorizing suspension during a state of local disaster emergency; suspension of verification requirements under the revised Kansas code for the care of children; use of electronic audio-visual communication to expeditiously resolve pending cases; amending K.S.A. 2020 Supp. 20-172 and repealing the existing section.

Senate - Emergency Final Action - Passed; - 03/17/2021

On roll call the vote was:

Yea - (34):

Alley, Baumgardner, Bowers, Claeys, Corson, Dietrich, Doll, Erickson, Fagg, Faust-Goudeau, Francisco, Gossage, Haley, Hawk, Holland, Holscher, Kerschen, Kloos, Longbine, Masterson, McGinn, O'Shea, Olson, Peck, Petersen, Pettey, Pittman, Ryckman, Suellentrop, Sykes, Thompson, Ware, Warren, Wilborn,

Nay - (5):

Hilderbrand, Pyle, Steffen, Straub, Tyson,

Present and Passing - (0):

Absent and Not Voting - (1):


Not Voting - (0):