§ 2-301 Tax levies for fair purposes in certain counties; use of proceeds; election; premiums
§ 2-302 Petition for tax levy election; time of election
§ 2-303 Levies not used for speed premiums
§ 2-304 Payments out of tax-levy funds; transfer of unexpended balances to general fund
§ 2-305 Annual report to county commissioners by fair associations

Terms Used In Kansas Statutes > Chapter 2 > Article 3

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Bond: means a certificated or an uncertificated bond, no-fund warrant, temporary note or other agreement to repay borrowed money and any interest thereon whether in the form of a contract, lease, installment purchase agreement or otherwise, including a share, participation or other interest in any such agreement. See Kansas Statutes 10-621
  • Certificated bond: means a registered bond which is represented by an instrument. See Kansas Statutes 10-621
  • Claim: means any claim arising on contract express or implied, or a claim determined by final judgment, but shall not include claims arising from alleged tort or negligence on the part of the municipality. See Kansas Statutes 10-1101
  • Code: means the internal revenue code of 1954, as amended. See Kansas Statutes 10-621
  • 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.
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • 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.
  • Financial intermediary: means a bank, broker or clearing corporation or the nominee of any of them or other person or nominee which in the ordinary course of its business maintains bond accounts for its customers, when so acting. See Kansas Statutes 10-621
  • 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.
  • General election: refers to the election required to be held on the Tuesday following the first Monday in November of each even-numbered year. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Governing body: means the governing body of a municipality. See Kansas Statutes 10-1101
  • Issuer: means a public entity which issues a bond. See Kansas Statutes 10-621
  • 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.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Municipality: means any county, township, city, municipal university, school district, community college, drainage district and any other taxing district or political subdivision of the state which is supported with tax funds. See Kansas Statutes 10-1101
  • Municipality: as used in this chapter and all acts amendatory thereto, unless otherwise expressed in such amendment, shall mean and include every corporation and quasi corporation empowered to issue bonds in payment of which taxes may be levied. See Kansas Statutes 10-101
  • 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.
  • Original issuance: means the first transfer of a bond by an issuer to a purchaser. See Kansas Statutes 10-621
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: means any person, partnership, association or corporation. See Kansas Statutes 10-1101
  • Property: includes personal and real property. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Public entity: means the state of Kansas, political subdivisions, cities, counties, state universities or colleges, school districts, all special districts, joint agreement entities, public authorities, public trusts, nonprofit corporations and other organizations which are authorized under the constitution or laws of the state of Kansas to issue bonds, the interest thereon which may be exempt from federal income tax. See Kansas Statutes 10-621
  • Registered bond: means a bond issued by a public entity pursuant to a system of registration. See Kansas Statutes 10-621
  • 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
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • System of registration: means a plan which:

    (1) Provides that (A) a certificated bond specify a person entitled to the bond and the rights it represents and (B) the transfer of a certificated bond may be registered upon books maintained for that purpose by or on behalf of the issuer; and

    (2) provides that (A) the transfer of an uncertificated bond be registered upon books maintained for that purpose by or on behalf of the issuer and (B) such books specify the person entitled to the bond and the rights it represents. See Kansas Statutes 10-621

  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Uncertificated bond: means a bond which is issued pursuant to a system of registration and is not represented by an instrument. See Kansas Statutes 10-621
  • Uniform Commercial Code: A set of statutes enacted by the various states to provide consistency among the states' commercial laws. It includes negotiable instruments, sales, stock transfers, trust and warehouse receipts, and bills of lading. Source: OCC