An Act abolishing the Stormont medical library fund and the Stormont library permanent fund; amending K.S.A. 75-2525 and repealing the existing section; also repealing K.S.A. 75-2526, 75-2528, 75-2529, 75-2533 and K.S.A. 1995 Supp. 75-2527.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:
Section 1. K.S.A. 75-2525 is hereby amended to read as follows:
The gift of Mrs. Jane C. Stormont of Topeka,
Kansas, widow of the late Dr. David W. Stormont, generously
presenting to the state of Kansas the sum of five thousand dollars
($5,000) in money for the purpose of establishing and maintaining a
medical library for the use and benefit of the state of Kansas, and
particularly the medical profession thereof, is hereby accepted for
the uses and purposes, and subject to all the terms, conditions and
limitations mentioned and expressed in such gift, to wit: That no
part of said principal sum shall ever be expended for any purpose,
but that the same shall be invested and reinvested, as the state of
Kansas may by law direct, for the benefit of said library fund, and
the interest and accumulations thereof shall be expended in the
purchase of books, charts and magazines relating to the science of
medicine and surgery, which shall be purchased from time to time by
such person, board or an officer of the state of Kansas as may be
provided by law. Such purchase is to constitute a part of the
library of the state of Kansas, and known and designated as ``the
Stormont medical library,'' and shall be forever free for the
people of Kansas, and particularly for the medical profession
thereof, under such rules and regulations as may from time to time
be prescribed by the state librarian. The Stormont
medical library fund and the Stormont library permanent fund are
Sec. 2. K.S.A. 75-2525, 75-2526, 75-2528, 75-2529 and 75-2533 and K.S.A. 1995 Supp. 75-2527 are hereby repealed.
Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.
Approved February 8, 1996.