A Concurrent Resolution urging that Federal noxious weed cost share dollars be made
available for the control of noxious weeds in the state of Kansas.
      WHEREAS,  Noxious weeds are a continuing problem in the state of
Kansas; and

 WHEREAS,  Noxious weeds are a drain on the state of Kansas' econ-
omy; and

 WHEREAS,  The government of the United States has already rec-
ognized the threat of noxious weeds to agriculture and instituted several
assistance programs for battling noxious weeds: Now, therefore,

 Be it resolved by the Senate of the State of Kansas, the House of Rep-
resentatives concurring therein: That additional federal cost-share dol-
lars be made available to the state of Kansas for the control of noxious

 Be it further resolved: That the Secretary of State be directed to send
enrolled copies of this resolution to the United States secretary of agri-
culture and to each member of the Kansas congressional delegation.

 Adopted by the House March 27, 2002.
Adopted by the Senate
March 19, 2002.