§ 2-3901 Alternative crop research act; citation; definitions
§ 2-3902 Same; industrial hemp research and cultivation; licensure; rules and regulations; fees; reports to the legislature
§ 2-3903 Same; alternative crop research act licensing fee fund

Terms Used In Kansas Statutes > Chapter 2 > Article 39

  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • county chairperson: means the chairperson of the county central committee, provided to be elected under K. See Kansas Statutes 25-3901
  • District office: means the office of district judge, district magistrate judge, county commissioner, state representative, state senator, district attorney or county attorney. See Kansas Statutes 25-3901
  • 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.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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
  • General election: means the election held on the Tuesday succeeding the first Monday in November in even-numbered years. See Kansas Statutes 25-3901
  • 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.
  • Legislative session: That part of a chamber's daily session in which it considers legislative business (bills, resolutions, and actions related thereto).
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • 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
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Party: means a political party having a state and national organization and of which the officer or candidate whose position has become vacant was a member. See Kansas Statutes 25-3901
  • Party candidacy: means a candidate of a political party for a party nomination at a primary election or the party candidate at a general election. See Kansas Statutes 25-3901
  • primary election: means the statewide election held in August of even-numbered years. See Kansas Statutes 25-3801
  • Primary election: means the election held on the first Tuesday in August in even-numbered years. See Kansas Statutes 25-3901
  • 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
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Kansas Statutes 77-201