SB 173--
By Committee on Transportation and Tourism

AN ACT relating to the Kansas highway patrol; concerning the sale of personal sidearms. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas: Section 1. (a) Notwithstanding the provisions of the state surplus property act, the superintendent of the Kansas highway patrol may sell the personal sidearm of a trooper or other sworn officer of the Kansas highway patrol to: (1) Such trooper or officer upon the retirement of such trooper or officer; or (2) a member of the immediate family of a trooper or officer who dies while a member of the Kansas highway patrol. (b) A sale of a personal sidearm under subsection (a) shall be for an amount of not less than the replacement cost of such sidearm. (c) The proceeds from the sale of personal sidearms shall be depos- ited in the state treasury and credited to the Kansas highway patrol gen- eral fees fund. Sec. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.