Session of 1998
By Representative Boston
(By Request)
          10             AN ACT concerning the apartment ownership act; relating to the bylaws
11             of the property; amending K.S.A. 58-3119 and repealing the existing
12             section.
14       Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:
15           Section 1. K.S.A. 58-3119 is hereby amended to read as follows:
16       58-3119. The bylaws   (male symbol)y shall provide for the following:
17           (a) The election from among the apartment owners of a board of
18       directors, the number of persons constituting the same, and that the terms
19       of at least one-third   (1/3) of the directors shall expire annually; the powers
20       and duties of the board; the compensation, if any, of the directors; the
21       method of removal from office of directors; and whether or not the board
22       may engage the services of a manager or managing agent.
23           (b) Method of calling meetings of the apartment owners; what per-
24       centage, if other than a majority of apartment owners, shall constitute a
25       quorum.
26           (c) Election of a president from among the board of directors who
27       shall preside over the meetings of the board of directors and of the as-
28       sociation of apartment owners.
29           (d) Election of a secretary who shall keep the minute book wherein
30       resolutions shall be recorded.
31           (e) Election of a treasurer who shall keep the financial records and
32       books of account.
33           (f) Maintenance, repair and replacement of the common areas and
34       facilities and payments therefor, including the method of approving pay-
35       ment vouchers.
36           (g) Manner of collecting from the apartment owners their share of
37       the common expenses.
38           (h) Designation and removal of personnel necessary for the mainte-
39       nance, repair and replacement of the common areas and facilities.
40           (i) Method of adopting and of amending administrative rules and reg-
41       ulations governing the details of the operation and use of the common
42       areas and facilities.
43           (j) Such restrictions on and requirements respecting the use and

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  1       maintenance of the apartments and the use of the common areas and
  2       facilities, not set forth in the declaration, as are designed to prevent un-
  3       reasonable interference with the use of their respective apartments and
  4       of the common areas and facilities by the several apartment owners.
  5           (k) The percentage of votes required to amend the bylaws.
  6           (l) Other provisions as may be deemed necessary for the administra-
  7       tion of the property consistent with this act.
  8           Sec. 2. K.S.A. 58-3119 is hereby repealed.
  9           Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its
10       publication in the statute book.