HOUSE BILL No. 2663*
An Act concerning certain cemeteries; authorizing the
of cemetery property.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:
Section 1. (a) The township board
of Topeka township in Shawnee
county is hereby authorized to acquire from the Lynn Creek
association, with the consent of such association, the following
cemetery property and any improvements thereon, commonly known
the Lynn Creek Cemetery, Shawnee county, Kansas:
That part of the southeast quarter of section
33 in township 12 south
of baseline in range 16 east of the principal meridian, described
Commencing at the southwest corner of the above described parcel
ground, thence north 21 rods, thence east 40 rods, thence south 21
thence west 40 rods to the place of beginning.
(b) Upon the conveyance of the cemetery
property under subsection
(a), title to all such property shall vest in Topeka township, and
manent maintenance fund, if any, together with any investments
outstanding, and all books, records and papers of such cemetery
transferred to the treasurer of such township and shall become the
erty thereof. Upon the transfer of such property and funds, the
board shall care for and maintain such cemetery with any moneys of
cemetery corporation including the principal of and income from
permanent maintenance fund, if any; and, if such moneys are
to properly maintain such cemetery, with funds of the township.
principal of and income from the permanent maintenance fund may
deposited in any appropriate fund of the township or may be
the manner provided for other township money, but shall be used
sively for care and maintenance of such cemetery.
Sec. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force
from and after its
publication in the statute book.
Approved March 31, 2000.