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KLRD staff members coordinate and help plan interim committee meetings and certain commissions and task forces that meet throughout the year.

During the regular legislative session, standing committees are coordinated and planned by committee assistants, who should be contacted through the office of the standing committee's chairperson.

Standing Committees are established by statute or by House or Senate Leadership that meet during the regular legislative session.

Interim Committees are either established by statute and meet outside the regular legislative session (e.g. joint committees, oversight committees, commissions, and task forces) or are created by Legislative Coordinating Council to review specified topics and legislation during the Interim.



 Agenda           Minutes            Report

Final Report

Sen. Rick Billinger, Vice-chairperson
Sen. Marci Francisco
Sen. Laura Kelly
Sen. Carolyn McGinn
Sen. John Skubal

Rep. Adam Lusker, Chairperson
Rep. John Alcala
Rep. Steve Alford
Rep. J. R. Claeys
Rep. Steve Huebert

Kansas Legislative Research Dept.
Shirley Morrow
Fiscal Staff

Office of Revisor of Statutes

Jill Wolters
David Wiese
Kyle Hamilton

Gary Deeter, Committee Assistant


Study, Review and Make Recommendations on Capital Improvement Plans      and Other State-owned Properties and Leases

        The Joint Committee is authorized by KSA 46-1701, which includes provisions allowing the Joint Committee to meet on call of its Chairperson at any time and any place within the state and to introduce legislation. The Committee is to:

  • Study, review, and make recommendations on all agency five-year capital improvement plans;
  • Review leases, land sales, and other statutorily required reports by agencies; and
  • Travel throughout the state to observe state-owned buildings.

Approved Meeting Days: 3 days

2017 Interim Information
Approved Topics Memo
Approved Days Listing
Interim Calendar
Interim Committee Membership
Committee Reports to the 2018 Legislature
Committee Reports to the 2018 Legislature-Supplement

Statutory Joint Committees Special Committees Other Task Forces, Commissions, Committees

Role of the Committees

Role of KLRD - Session

Role of KLRD - Interim

Committee Archive

2014 Interim Committees

2015 Interim Committees

2016 Interim Committees

2018 Interim Committees

Subject Index Interim Committee Reports

Kansas Legislative Research Department - Room 68-W State Capitol Building, 300 SW 10th Avenue, Topeka, Kansas 66612-1504 -- Phone (785) 296-3181 -- kslegres@klrd.ks.gov