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   WEEKLY CAPITOL CALENDAR

(Updated January 19, 2017, 4:15 p.m., DD)

This calendar will be updated in italics as changes occur.

Blue text is an active link.

Red indicates Preliminary Staff Assignments (Subject to change).

        

Friday, January 20

10:30 a.m.        S. Ways and Means, 548-S         (Rob)

Meeting scheduled - Agenda to be announced

3:30 p.m.        H. Education, 546-S         (Leah)

Possible Bill Introductions

Week of January 23-27

Monday, January 23

8:30 a.m.        S. Transportation, 546-S

Meeting on call of the chair

9:00 a.m.        H. Appropriations, 112-N

Bill introductions. Briefing on: HB 2002 - Jill Wolters, Office of the Revisor of Statutes. Hearing on: HB 2002 — Exempting the division of legislative post audit from the monumental building surcharge. Possible action on bills previously heard

9:00 AM                H. Financial Institutions and Pensions, 281-N

"KPERS 101, Part I" Presentation by: Alan Conroy, Executive Director, Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS); Possible bill introductions; Appointment of subcommittee on: HB 2005, Exempting members of the State Board of Regents Retirement Plan from certain KPERS working after retirement  provisions.

 

9:30 a.m.        S. Assessment and Taxation, 548-S

Meeting on call of the chair

10:30 a.m.        S. Ways and Means, 548-S

Meeting on call of the chair

1:30 p.m.        H. K-12 Education Budget, 346-S

Meeting on call of the chair

1:30 p.m.        H. Transportation, 582-N

No Meeting Scheduled

3:30 p.m.        H. Education, 546-S

No Meeting

3:30 p.m.        H. Taxation, 346-S

Informational briefing: Sales Tax Briefing

Tuesday, January 24

8:30 a.m.        S. Transportation, 546-S

Presentation: Kansas Department of Transportation 101 Update, Acting Secretary Richard Carlson. Possible bill introductions.

Possible action on bills previously heard. Approval of Committee Rules and Conferee Guidelines

9:00 a.m.        H. Appropriations, 112-N

Bill introductions. Briefing on: FY 2017 Transportation and Public Safety Budget Committee - Representative Claeys. Briefing on: FY 2017 Various Social Service Agencies - Representative Landwehr. Briefing on: FY 2017 Various K-12 Education Budget Committee- Representative Campbell. Possible action on bills previously heard

9:30 a.m.        S. Assessment and Taxation, 548-S

Meeting on call of the chair

1:30 p.m.        H. K-12 Education Budget, 346-S

Meeting on call of the chair

10:30 a.m.        S. Ways and Means, 548-S

Bill introductions; Kansas Water Office; Kansas Department of Transportation.

1:30 p.m.        H. Transportation, 582-N

Bill Introductions. Overview of Dept. of Transportation

1:30 p.m.        H. Local Government, 281-N

Hearing on: HB 2006 — County commission boards; expansion of commissioners; special election.

3:30 p.m.        H. Education, 546-S (Leah)

Guest speakers:Teacher of the Year Nominees and Winner; Each teacher will share and Representatives will have time to ask questions; Possible bill introductions

3:30 p.m.        H. Taxation, 346-S

Informational briefing: Income Tax Changes and Itemized Deductions

Wednesday, January 25

8:30 a.m.        S. Transportation, 546-S

Possible bill introductions. Possible action on bills previously heard. Hearing on: SB 26 — Increasing the vessel registration fee cap.

SB 36 — Concerning definitions and regulations relating to motor carriers.

9:00 a.m.        H. Appropriations, 112-N

Bill introductions. Briefing on:FY 2017 Various General Government Budget Committee Report - Representative Sutton. Possible action on bills previously heard

9:00 AM                H. Financial Institutions and Pensions, 281-N

 "KPERS 101, Part II" Presentation by: Alan Conroy, Executive Director, Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS); Possible bill introductions

9:30 a.m.        S. Assessment and Taxation, 548-S

Bill introductions. Informational briefing: Income Tax. Kansas Department of Revenue. Possible action on bills previously heard.

10:30 a.m.        S. Ways and Means, 548-S

Meeting on call of the chair

1:30 p.m.        H. K-12 Education Budget, 346-S

Meeting on call of the chair

1:30 p.m.        H. Transportation, 582-N (Leah)

Bill Introductions. Hearing on: HB 2008 – Requiring seat belts on school buses.

1:30 p.m.        H. Elections, 281-N

Hearing on: HB 2013 - Write in candidates in primary elections must agree in writing to have their names placed on general election ballot.

3:30 p.m.        H. Education, 546-S (Leah)

Possible bill introductions

3:30 p.m.        H. Taxation, 346-S

Informational briefing: Income Tax Changes and Itemized Deductions

Thursday, January 26

8:30 a.m.        S. Transportation, 546-S

Possible bill introductions. Possible action on bills previously heard. Presentation: Overview - Kansas Highway Patrol, Colonel Mark Bruce, KHP Superintendent. Discussion & possible action on: SB 5 — Making certain individuals eligible for restricted driving privileges.

9:00 a.m.        H. Appropriations, 112-N

Bill introductions. Hearing on: HB 2052 — Appropriation revisions for FY 2017, FY 2018 and FY 2019 for various state agencies. Possible action on bills previously heard

9:00 a.m.        H. Insurance, 281-N

Hearing on: HB 2021 - Insurance; providing coverage for hearing instruments; Possible action on bills previously heard HB 2043 - Insurance; relating to financial examination requirements

9:30 a.m.        S. Assessment and Taxation, 548-S

Bill introductions. Informational briefing: Income Tax. Kansas Department of Revenue. Possible action on bills previously heard.

10:30 a.m.        S. Ways and Means, 548-S

Meeting on call of the chair

1:30 p.m.        H. K-12 Education Budget, 346-S

Meeting on call of the chair

1:30 p.m.        H. Transportation, 582-N (Leah)

Bill Introductions. Hearing on: HB 2040 – Citations for overtaking and passing of school buses captured on camera

1:30 p.m.        H. Local Government, 281-N

Meeting on call of the chair

3:30 p.m.        H. Education, 546-S

Meeting on call of the chair

3:30 p.m.        H. Taxation, 346-S

Meeting on call of the chair

Friday, January 27

8:30 a.m.        S. Transportation, 546-S

Meeting on call of the chair

9:00 a.m.        H. Appropriations, 112-N

No meeting scheduled

9:30 a.m.        S. Assessment and Taxation, 548-S

Meeting on call of the chair

9:45 a.m.        Mark - presentation to USA Board

1:30 p.m.        H. Transportation, 582-N

No meeting Scheduled

3:30 p.m.        H. Education, 546-S

Pro Forma

3:30 p.m.        H. Taxation, 346-S

Meeting on call of the chair

Week of Jan 30-Feb 3

Week of February 6-10

Wednesday, February 8

1:30 or 2:00 p.m.        Mark - presentation to KSSA Board

3-4 p.m.                Mark - presentation to Kansas Bankers Assoc. Event,  Topeka Country Club

Thursday, February 16

7:00 p.m.        Mark - LWV event, Fire Station No 5, 1911 Stewart Avenue, Lawrence

2017 ANTICIPATED SESSION DEADLINES

The following dates are the anticipated deadlines for introduction and consideration of bills for the 2017 session. These dates are subject to change by adoption of new Joint Rules of the Senate and the House of Representatives after session begins.

January 9 -- Legislative Session Commences

 (1st Day -- 2:00 p.m.) January 16 -- No Session

January 30 -- Individual Bill Request

February 6 -- Committee Bill Request
February 8 -- Individual Bill Introduction
February 10 -- Committee Bill Introduction
February 23 -- House of Origin (Turnaround)
February 24-28 -- No Session

March 1-5 -- No Session

March 30 -- Second House Consideration

March 31 -- No Session

April 7 -- Consideration of All Bills (Drop Dead Day)

First Adjournment

May 1 -- Veto Session