§ 12-2801 Name and citation of act
§ 12-2802 Definitions
§ 12-2803 Actions by or against; seal
§ 12-2804 General powers
§ 12-2805 Acquisition of properties and rights
§ 12-2806 Same; sale, lease or exchange
§ 12-2807 Use of street or public way; ordinance
§ 12-2808 Borrowing money; revenue bonds or certificates; sources of payment; conditions; trust agreements; nonliability of state or political subdivision; sale of bonds or certificates
§ 12-2809 Purchase of equipment; trust certificates; payment; leases
§ 12-2810 Investment in bonds or certificates by certain public and private bodies
§ 12-2811 Federal grants and loans
§ 12-2812 Investment of authority reserve or sinking funds
§ 12-2813 Insurance or indemnity contracts
§ 12-2814 Tax levies; validation of election and proceedings prior to January 1, 1974; purpose of levy
§ 12-2815 Transit board; qualifications of members; salary; expenses
§ 12-2816 Transit board; appointment of board; terms
§ 12-2817 Same; resignations; removals; vacancies
§ 12-2818 Same; chairman and temporary secretary; qualification and salary of chairman
§ 12-2819 Same; meetings; action by resolution; public records
§ 12-2820 Same; secretary; treasurer; compensation; oaths; bond of treasurer
§ 12-2821 Funds of authority; deposits and expenditures
§ 12-2822 Signatures of officers valid
§ 12-2823 Appointment of manager, attorney, engineer and other officers; duties; bonds; compensation
§ 12-2824 Employment classification and regulation
§ 12-2825 Contracts with labor organizations
§ 12-2826 Rules and regulations; rates, fares and charges; free transportation, certain
§ 12-2827 Property and facilities, regulations
§ 12-2828 Letting of certain contracts; bids; exceptions
§ 12-2829 Advertisements for bids; awarding of contracts
§ 12-2830 Fiscal year; budget
§ 12-2831 Same; financial statements
§ 12-2832 Modernization of system; fund; loans
§ 12-2833 Same; depreciation policy
§ 12-2834 Operating expenses; damage reserve fund; liability insurance
§ 12-2835 Special funds; creation; use
§ 12-2836 Limitation of actions for injuries; time for filing notice
§ 12-2837 Investigations by transit board; testimony
§ 12-2838 Invalidity of part
§ 12-2839 Adoption of ordinance; election required
§ 12-2840 Reimbursement of motor-fuel and special fuel taxes paid, when; ordinance; payment from street fund

Terms Used In Kansas Statutes > Chapter 12 > Article 28

  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Authority: means the transit authority created by this act. See Kansas Statutes 12-2802
  • Board: means the transit board created by this act. See Kansas Statutes 12-2802
  • City: means the city of Topeka, Kansas. See Kansas Statutes 12-2802
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • 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
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Mayor: means the mayor of Topeka, Kansas. See Kansas Statutes 12-2802
  • Metropolitan area: includes the area within the corporate limits of the city of Topeka, Kansas and includes the area having a radius within 90 miles from the corporate limits of such city. See Kansas Statutes 12-2802
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Oath: includes an affirmation in all cases where an affirmation may be substituted for an oath, and in similar cases "swear" includes affirm. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Outlays: Outlays are payments made (generally through the issuance of checks or disbursement of cash) to liquidate obligations. Outlays during a fiscal year may be for payment of obligations incurred in prior years or in the same year.
  • Property: includes personal and real property. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Residence: means the place which is adopted by a person as the person's place of habitation and to which, whenever the person is absent, the person has the intention of returning. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • road: include public bridges and may be construed to be equivalent to "county way" "county road" "common road" "state road" and "territorial road. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • seal: includes an impression of the seal upon the paper alone, as well as upon wax or a wafer affixed to the paper. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Transportation system: means all plants, equipment, property and rights useful for transportation of passengers for hire except taxicabs and except all transportation facilities extending beyond the boundaries of the metropolitan area and includes, without limiting the generality of the foregoing, street railways, subways and underground railroads, motor vehicles, trolley buses, motor buses and any combination thereof. See Kansas Statutes 12-2802
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Veto: The procedure established under the Constitution by which the President/Governor refuses to approve a bill or joint resolution and thus prevents its enactment into law. A regular veto occurs when the President/Governor returns the legislation to the house in which it originated. The President/Governor usually returns a vetoed bill with a message indicating his reasons for rejecting the measure. In Congress, the veto can be overridden only by a two-thirds vote in both the Senate and the House.