Terms Used In Kansas Statutes 75-1125

  • municipality: means any county, township, city, municipal university, unified school district, library district, improvement district, drainage district, cemetery district, industrial district, irrigation district, park and recreation district, conservation district, extension council, airport or building authority, fire district, lighting district, park district, sewer district, watershed district, community junior college, groundwater management district, rural water district, zoning board, municipal energy agency or intergovernmental or joint agency, including all boards, commissions, committees, bureaus and departments of such municipalities charged with the management or administration of recreation activities, parks, hospitals, libraries, cemeteries, pensions, public improvements or any other public activities maintained or subsidized with public funds and any municipally owned or operated utility, firemen's relief association, or public or quasi-public corporation entitled to receive and hold public moneys pursuant to any provision of state law authorizing such public or quasi-public corporation to collect or receive such public moneys. See Kansas Statutes 75-1117

The governing body of any municipality not covered by K.S.A. 75-1122 may employ a licensed municipal public accountant or accountants or certified public accountant or accountants to examine and audit the accounts of such municipality for such period as it may deem proper: Provided, That upon a written petition filed with the governing body of any such municipality not provided for by K.S.A. 75-1122 by 20% or more of the voters of said municipality who voted at the last election for officers of such municipality it shall be the duty of said governing body to employ a licensed municipal public accountant or accountants or certified public accountant or accountants to examine and audit the accounts of such municipality for such period of time as may be set out in the petition of the voters.