An Act concerning oil and gas; relating to the abandoned oil and gas well fund; concerning
certain transfers to such fund; amending K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 55-193 and repealing the
existing section.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:

      Section  1. K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 55-193 is hereby amended to read as
follows: 55-193. Except as provided by subsection (b), On July 15, 1996,
and on the 15th day of each calendar quarter thereafter before July 1,
2002 2009, the director of accounts and reports shall transfer $100,000
from the state general fund, $100,000 from the state water plan fund
established by K.S.A. 82a-951 and amendments thereto and $100,000
from the conservation fee fund established by K.S.A. 55-143 and amend-
ments thereto to the abandoned oil and gas well fund established by
K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 55-192, and amendments thereto.

 Sec.  2. K.S.A. 2000 Supp. 55-193 is hereby repealed.

 Sec.  3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its
publication in the statute book.

Approved May 22, 2001.