HOUSE BILL No. 2120
An Act regulating traffic; concerning unattended motor vehicles;
amending K.S.A. 8-1573
and repealing the existing section.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:
Section 1. K.S.A. 8-1573 is hereby
amended to read as follows: 8-
1573. (a) No person driving or in charge of a motor vehicle
it to stand unattended without first stopping the engine, locking
nition, removing the key from the ignition, effectively setting the
thereon and, when standing upon any grade, turning the front wheels
the curb or side of the highway.
(b) For the purpose of this section,
unattended shall not be construed
to mean a motor vehicle with an engine that has been activated
remote starter system, when the motor vehicle is locked and when
ignition keys are not in the motor vehicle.
Sec. 2. K.S.A. 8-1573 is hereby repealed.
Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force
from and after its
publication in the Kansas register.
Approved April 14, 2003.
Published in the Kansas Register April 24, 2003.