HB 2494--
Session of 1997
By Committee on Federal and State Affairs

9 AN ACT concerning the terms of members of boards of education; re- 10 lating to the commencement thereof; amending K.S.A. 25-2023 and 11 repealing the existing section. 12 13 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas: 14 Section 1. K.S.A. 25-2023 is hereby amended to read as follows: 25- 15 2023. Each board member shall qualify by filing an oath of office with 16 the election officer not later than ten (10) 10 days following the date of 17 the election, or not later than five (5) days after issuance of such member's 18 certificate of election, whichever is the later date. Each board member 19 shall take office on the July 1 following the general school The term of 20 office shall commence with and include the first regular meeting of the 21 board following certification of the election. Each member elected to a 22 board of education shall hold office until a successor is elected or ap- 23 pointed and qualified and shall serve for a term of four (4) years. 24 Sec. 2. K.S.A. 25-2023 is hereby repealed. 25 Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its 26 publication in the statute book.