Session of 1999
By Representatives Helgerson, Alldritt, Barnes, Crow, Findley, Flaharty,
                Garner, Gilbert, Johnston, Kirk, Klein, McClure, Phelps, Reardon,
                Ruff, Spangler, Thimesch, Toelkes and Wells

11             AN  ACT concerning tobacco litigation settlement proceeds; deposit of
12             settlement proceeds in children's health care programs fund; amend-
13             ing K.S.A. 1998 Supp. 38-2008 and repealing the existing section.
15       Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:
16             Section  1. K.S.A. 1998 Supp. 38-2008 is hereby amended to read as
17       follows: 38-2008. (a) There is hereby established in the state treasury the
18       children's health care programs fund in the department of the secretary
19       of social and rehabilitation services.
20             (b) All of the moneys received by the state pursuant to the tobacco
21       litigation settlement agreement entered into or any judgment rendered,
22       regarding the litigation against tobacco industry companies and related
23       entities, 50% of such moneys shall be credited to the children's health
24       care programs fund.
25             (c) All moneys credited to the children's health care programs fund
26       shall be used for the purposes of providing additional funding for chil-
27       dren's health care, services for children and tobacco use prevention and
28       cessation programs.
29             (d) All expenditures from the children's health care programs fund
30       shall be made in accordance with appropriation acts upon warrants of the
31       director of accounts and reports issued pursuant to vouchers approved
32       by the secretary of social and rehabilitation services or the secretary's
33       designee. 
34       Sec.  2. K.S.A. 1998 Supp. 38-2008 is hereby repealed.
35        Sec.  3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its
36       publication in the Kansas register.