Terms Used In Kansas Statutes 65-3026

  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Secretary: means the secretary of health and environment. See Kansas Statutes 65-3002

(a) Violation of any provision of subsections (a) through (f) of K.S.A. 65-3025, and amendments thereto, is a class A nonperson misdemeanor.

(b) Knowingly violating any provision of K.S.A. 65-3025 is a severity level 10, nonperson felony.

(c) In the case of a continuing violation, every day such violation continues shall be deemed a separate violation.

(d) The county or district attorney of every county shall file appropriate actions for enforcement of this section upon request of the secretary or upon the county or district attorney’s own motion after consultation with the secretary.