Kansas law

Kansas scrap metal registration is back in effect
KNSS News
June 23, 2020 - 5:40 am
In 2015, the Kansas Legislature passed a scrap metal law in an attempt to reduce scrap metal theft in the state. The Legislature suspended that law from 2017 to 2019 - but it's back in force now, and that means scrap metal dealers need to get registered. Under the provisions of the scrap metal law...
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Dreamstime
August 11, 2018 - 3:30 am
The number of emergency preparedness drills in Kansas schools will rise to 16 per year. This includes four fire drills, three tornado drills, and nine crisis drills per year. The idea behind doing so many drills is that the students and staff will know exactly how to respond and what to do in any...
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DREAMSTIME
August 04, 2018 - 7:34 pm
Kansas has joined 18 other states in adopting a law requiring motorists to use caution around garbage trucks by making driver carelessness a fineable offense. A ticket for what is now known as "unlawful passing of a waste collection vehicle" will cost an offender $45 starting July 1, 2019. Until...
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Dreamstime
May 05, 2017 - 4:34 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas legislators have advanced a proposal to keep concealed guns out of hospitals, mental health centers and nursing homes after June. The Senate Ways and Means Committee approved a bill Thursday that would give the facilities a permanent exemption from a 2013 gun-rights law...
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