H.B.2539. Qualifications for candidates seeking certain statewide offices.

Kansas House of Representatives
Last action 6 months ago
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Summary

                    HB 2539 would amend the qualifications for candidacy for several statewide elected offices. The bill would require that every candidate for the office of Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Secretary of State, Attorney General, State Treasurer, and State Commissioner of Insurance be a qualified elector of Kansas. The bill would further require every candidate for the Office of Governor and Lieutenant Governor to be a resident of Kansas for at least four consecutive years prior to candidacy.
                

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Actions

  • Conference Committee Report was adopted; Yea: 70 Nay: 52

    Wed, May 2nd 2018
  • Conference committee report now available

    Tue, May 1st 2018
  • Conference Committee Report was adopted; Yea: 32 Nay: 4

    Tue, May 1st 2018
  • Conference Committee Report agree to disagree adopted; Representative Esau, Representative Carpenter and Representative Miller appointed as second conferees

    Fri, Apr 27th 2018
  • Motion to suspend Joint Rule 4 (k) to allow consideration adopted;

    Fri, Apr 27th 2018
  • Conference Committee Report agree to disagree adopted; Senator Bowers, Senator Fitzgerald and Senator Faust-Goudeau appointed as second conferees

    Thu, Apr 26th 2018
  • Motion to suspend Joint Rule 4 (k) to allow consideration adopted;

    Thu, Apr 26th 2018
  • Motion to accede adopted; Senator Bowers, Senator Fitzgerald and Senator Faust-Goudeau appointed as conferees

    Tue, Apr 3rd 2018
  • Nonconcurred with amendments; Conference Committee requested; appointed

    Mon, Apr 2nd 2018
  • Final Action - Passed as amended; Yea: 29 Nay: 9

    Thu, Mar 29th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Be passed as amended

    Wed, Mar 28th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Senator Sykes was rejected Yea: 19 Nay: 20

    Wed, Mar 28th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Motion to Amend - Offered by Senator Sykes

    Wed, Mar 28th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Senator Hardy was rejected

    Wed, Mar 28th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Motion to Amend - Offered by Senator Hardy

    Wed, Mar 28th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Committee Report be adopted

    Wed, Mar 28th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Now working on

    Wed, Mar 28th 2018
  • Committee Report recommending bill be passed as amended by Committee on Ethics, Elections and Local Government

    Mon, Mar 26th 2018
  • Hearing: Wednesday, March 07, 2018, 09:30 AM Room 142-S

    Wed, Feb 28th 2018
  • Referred to Committee on Ethics, Elections and Local Government

    Thu, Feb 22nd 2018
  • Received and Introduced

    Wed, Feb 21st 2018
  • Final Action - Passed as amended; Yea: 94 Nay: 28

    Wed, Feb 21st 2018
  • Engrossed on Tuesday, February 20, 2018

    Wed, Feb 21st 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Be passed as amended

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Representative Lusker was adopted

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Motion to Amend - Offered by Representative Lusker

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Representative Miller was rejected Yea: 34 Nay: 82

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Motion to Amend - Offered by Representative Miller

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Representative Williams was rejected

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Motion to Amend - Offered by Representative Williams

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Representative Whitmer was rejected

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Motion to Amend - Offered by Representative Whitmer

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Representative Carpenter was adopted

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Motion to Amend - Offered by Representative Carpenter

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Committee of the Whole - Now working on

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Committee Report without recommendation by Committee on Elections

    Tue, Feb 6th 2018
  • Referred to Committee on Elections

    Thu, Jan 25th 2018
  • Hearing: Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 01:30 PM Room 281-N

    Wed, Jan 24th 2018
  • Introduced

    Wed, Jan 24th 2018