§ 58-4101 Short title
§ 58-4102 Definitions
§ 58-4103 Certification or licensure, when required; temporary certification or licensure; penalty for violations; exemptions
§ 58-4104 Real estate appraisal board; establishment
§ 58-4105 Real estate appraisal board; powers; requirements for certification
§ 58-4107 Fees
§ 58-4108 Application for certification, licensure or examination
§ 58-4109 Classes of appraisers
§ 58-4110 Expiration of certificates and licenses
§ 58-4111 Reciprocal certification and licensure
§ 58-4112 Real estate appraisers; renewal of certificate or license
§ 58-4112a Real estate appraisers; inactive status
§ 58-4113 Denial of certificate or license
§ 58-4114 Appraiser’s address; notice to commission
§ 58-4115 Certificate or license; number required, when
§ 58-4116 Certification and licensure limited to individuals
§ 58-4117 Continuing education
§ 58-4118 Revocation, condition, limitation or suspension of certificate or license or other disciplinary action; non-licensed persons; civil fine; cease and desist order
§ 58-4119 Hearings, costs
§ 58-4120 Judicial review of board action
§ 58-4121 Appraisal practice standards
§ 58-4122 Employment of certified or licensed appraiser, purpose
§ 58-4123 Appraiser’s records, retention and board access; consent to inspection
§ 58-4124 Mandatory licensure or certification, study and recommendations by board
§ 58-4125 Severability
§ 58-4127 Fingerprints; criminal history record check

Terms Used In Kansas Statutes > Chapter 58 > Article 41

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Appraisal assignment: means an engagement for which an appraiser is employed or retained to act, or would be perceived by third parties or the public as acting, as a disinterested party in rendering an unbiased analysis, opinion or conclusion relating to the nature, quality, value or utility of specified interests in, or aspects of, identified real estate. See Kansas Statutes 58-4102
  • Appraiser: means a person who develops and communicates real estate appraisals for real estate-related financial transactions and holds a current valid certification or license issued to such person under the provisions of K. See Kansas Statutes 58-4102
  • Board: means the real estate appraisal board established pursuant to the provisions of this act. See Kansas Statutes 58-4102
  • comparative market analysis: means an analysis, opinion or conclusion prepared by an individual licensed as a real estate broker or salesperson pursuant to K. See Kansas Statutes 58-4102
  • 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.
  • Embezzlement: In most states, embezzlement is defined as theft/larceny of assets (money or property) by a person in a position of trust or responsibility over those assets. Embezzlement typically occurs in the employment and corporate settings. Source: OCC
  • 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.
  • Federal law: means title XI of the financial institutions reform, recovery and enforcement act of 1989 (12 U. See Kansas Statutes 58-4102
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Forgery: The fraudulent signing or alteration of another's name to an instrument such as a deed, mortgage, or check. The intent of the forgery is to deceive or defraud. Source: OCC
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • 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
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • 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
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • 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.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Property: includes personal and real property. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Real estate: means an identified parcel or tract of land, including improvements, if any. See Kansas Statutes 58-4102
  • real estate appraisal: means an analysis, opinion or conclusion prepared by a real estate appraiser relating to the nature, quality, value or utility of specified interests in, or aspects of, identified real estate. See Kansas Statutes 58-4102
  • Real estate-related financial transaction: means any transaction involving: (1) The sale, lease, purchase, investment in or exchange of real property, including interests in property or the financing thereof; (2) the refinancing of real property or interests in real property; (3) the use of real property or interests in property as security for a loan or investment, including mortgage-backed securities; or (4) a federally related transaction. See Kansas Statutes 58-4102
  • Real property: means one or more defined interests, benefits and rights inherent in the ownership of real estate. See Kansas Statutes 58-4102
  • real property: include lands, tenements and hereditaments, and all rights to them and interest in them, equitable as well as legal. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Specialized services: means those appraisal services which do not fall within the definition of appraisal assignment. See Kansas Statutes 58-4102
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • state certified appraiser: means a person who develops and communicates real estate appraisals and who holds a current, valid certificate issued to such person under the provisions of this act. See Kansas Statutes 58-4102
  • state licensed appraiser: means a person who develops and communicates real estate appraisals and holds a current, valid license issued to such person under the provisions of this act. See Kansas Statutes 58-4102
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Written appraisal: means a written statement used in connection with a real estate-related financial transaction that is independently and impartially prepared by a licensed or certified appraiser setting forth an opinion of defined value of an adequately described property as of a specific date, supported by presentation and analysis of relevant market information. See Kansas Statutes 58-4102