SB 277--
Session of 1997
By Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

9 AN ACT creating the wildlife and parks nonrestricted fund. 10 11 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas: 12 Section 1. (a) All moneys received by the department of wildlife and 13 parks from sources other than those identified and restricted in K.S.A. 14 32-990, 32-991, 32-992, 32-993, 32-994 and 32-1173, and amendments 15 thereto, or identified and allocated to a restricted fund by any appropri- 16 ation act, shall be remitted to the state treasurer in accordance with the 17 provisions of K.S.A. 75-4215 and amendments thereto. The state treas- 18 urer shall deposit the entire amount of the remittance in the state treasury 19 and credit it to the wildlife and parks nonrestricted fund, which is hereby 20 created. 21 (b) All expenditures from the wildlife and parks nonrestricted fund 22 may be for federal aid eligible expenditures at the discretion of the sec- 23 retary. 24 (c) On or before the 10th day of each month, the director of accounts 25 and reports shall transfer from the state general fund to the wildlife and 26 parks nonrestricted fund interest earnings based on: 27 (1) The average daily balance of moneys in the wildlife and parks 28 nonrestricted fund for the preceding month; and 29 (2) the net earnings rate of the pooled money investment portfolio 30 for the preceding month. 31 (d) All expenditures from the wildlife and parks nonrestricted fund 32 shall be made in accordance with appropriation acts upon warrants of the 33 director of accounts and reports issued pursuant to vouchers approved 34 by the secretary. 35 Sec. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its 36 publication in the statute book.