Terms Used In Kansas Statutes 75-4704b

  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Kansas Statutes 77-201

Appropriations may be made for capital outlay and other expenses to carry out the purpose of the office of information technology services for the same period as is authorized by K.S.A. 46-155, and amendments thereto, for capital improvements. The executive chief information technology officer may enter into multiple year lease or acquisition contracts, subject to state purchasing laws not in conflict with the foregoing authorization and so long as such contracts do not extend beyond the appropriation periods, limitations and restrictions therefor.