An Act concerning furnishing of religious materials to correctional institution inmates; amending K.S.A. 75-5223 and repealing the existing section.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:
Section 1. K.S.A. 75-5223 is hereby amended to read as follows:
75- 5223. Upon the request of an inmate confined at a correctional
institution under the supervision and control of the secretary of
corrections for a Bible or other related religious text materials,
the secretary shall furnish
, at the expense of the
state, any such religious materials that have
been donated to the secretary to the inmate, provided such
religious materials are not determined by the secretary to be
detrimental to the security and orderly operation of a correctional
Sec. 2. K.S.A. 75-5223 is hereby repealed.
Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.
Approved April 10, 1996.