HB 2247--
Session of 1997
By Committee on Utilities

9 AN ACT concerning members and employees of the state corporation 10 commission; prohibiting certain conflicts of interest and providing pen- 11 alties for violations. 12 13 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas: 14 Section 1. (a) No member or employee of the state corporation com- 15 mission shall, within two years after termination of the member's or em- 16 ployee's position with the commission, accept employment or enter into 17 any contract to provide goods or services to any utility under the juris- 18 diction of the commission. 19 (b) No employee of the state corporation commission shall participate 20 directly in regulation of a utility if the employee, within 12 months before 21 employment by the commission, was employed by or contracted to pro- 22 vide goods or services to such utility. 23 (c) Violation of any provision of this section is a class B misdemeanor. 24 Sec. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its 25 publication in the statute book.