§ 47-1001 Definitions
§ 47-1001a License required to operate market; application form; fee; bond
§ 47-1001b Application for market license; notice and hearing; removal of market to another location within county; notice; finding of commissioner or board
§ 47-1001c Hearing on application for market license; issuance of license, when; matters considered
§ 47-1001d Occasional livestock sales; exemptions; license
§ 47-1001e Annual renewal fee; license period; electronic auction license; renewal; fees
§ 47-1001f When license transferable; renewable, when
§ 47-1002 Bond, conditions; expiration date of license; damage actions; issuance of license after bond given
§ 47-1002a Release of surety on bond; notice to principal
§ 47-1003 Investigations; arrests; access
§ 47-1004 Investigation, examination, inspection; hearing; suspension or revocation of license
§ 47-1005 Grounds for refusal, revocation or suspension of license
§ 47-1005c Per diem for board members; expenses
§ 47-1007 Report of sales; remittance
§ 47-1008 Prohibition on sale of certain infected or injured livestock; euthanasia or order to remove from market, expenses; inspection by accredited veterinarian; contracts for service and filing certificates of inspection; inspection fees; minimum per diem for
§ 47-1009 Dealer to keep books and records; reports to commissioner
§ 47-1010 Penalties for unlawful acts
§ 47-1010a Inapplicability of act to certain businesses
§ 47-1011 Fees for sale of livestock; disposition of moneys
§ 47-1011a Brand inspection fees; additional fees collected, when; disposition of fees; livestock market brand inspection fee fund
§ 47-1012 Invalidity of part
§ 47-1013 Inspectors, contract with; reports; fees
§ 47-1014 Injunction remedy for violations

Terms Used In Kansas Statutes > Chapter 47 > Article 10

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • 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
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Board: means any three members of the Kansas animal health board designated by the chairperson of the Kansas animal health board for each particular hearing. See Kansas Statutes 47-1001
  • Commissioner: means the animal health commissioner of the Kansas department of agriculture. See Kansas Statutes 47-1001
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Consignor: means any person who ships or delivers to any public livestock market livestock for handling, sale or resale at a public livestock market. See Kansas Statutes 47-1001
  • 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.
  • Electronic auction: means a live audio-visual broadcast of an actual auction where livestock are offered for sale and shall include auctions conducted by satellite communications and over the internet. See Kansas Statutes 47-1001
  • 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.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • 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.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • 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.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Livestock: means and includes cattle, bison, swine, sheep, goats, horses, mules, domesticated deer, camelids, domestic poultry, domestic waterfowl, all creatures of the ratite family that are not indigenous to this state, including, but not limited to, ostriches, emus and rheas, and any other animal as deemed necessary by the commissioner established through rules and regulations. See Kansas Statutes 47-1001
  • 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
  • Mortgagee: The person to whom property is mortgaged and who has loaned the money.
  • Occasional livestock sale: means livestock auctions or sales, that receive on consignment, or solicits from the producer or consignor thereof, or holds in trust or custody for another, any livestock for sale or exchange, on behalf of such producer or consignor at such auction or sale, or sells, or offers for sale, at such auction or sale, for the account of the producer or consignor thereof, any livestock or directly or indirectly owns, conducts or operates such auction or sale and such auctions or sales are held 12 or less times per year. See Kansas Statutes 47-1001
  • 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 and includes any individual, partnership, corporation or association. See Kansas Statutes 47-1001
  • Producer: means any person engaged in the business of breeding, grazing or feeding livestock. See Kansas Statutes 47-1001
  • Public livestock market: means any place, establishment or facility commonly known as a "livestock market" "livestock auction market" "sales ring" "stockyard" "community sale" as such term is used in article 10 of chapter 47 of the Kansas Statutes Annotated, and amendments thereto, which includes any business conducted or operated for compensation or profit as a public market for livestock, consisting of pens, or other enclosures, and their appurtenances, in which livestock are received, held, sold or kept for sale or shipment except that this term shall not apply to any livestock market where federal veterinary inspection is regularly maintained. See Kansas Statutes 47-1001
  • Public livestock market operator: means any person who, in this state, receives on consignment, or solicits from the producer or consignor thereof, or holds in trust or custody for another, any livestock for sale or exchange, on behalf of such producer or consignor at a public livestock market, or sells, or offer for sale, at a public livestock market, for the account of the producer or consignor thereof, any livestock or directly or indirectly owns, conducts or operates a public livestock market. See Kansas Statutes 47-1001
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.