A Statement of Substantial Interest form must be completed upon appointment and annually between April 15th and April 30th, inclusive, for faculty who have an annual salary of $150,000 or more. In addition, all employees who have purchasing authority for Kansas State University are considered to be a SSI Designee and must complete the annual State of Substantial Interest Declaration.
Under Kansas Law, the following individuals are required to annually file a Statement of Substantial Interests:
Major policy making position means:
Ministerial functions include, but are not limited to, reviewing for compliance pursuant to pre-established guidelines.
Employees may complete the form electronically. Refer to the Secretary of State web site: http://www.kssos.org/elections/ssi_online.asp
Questions regarding how to complete this form or what information is to be included should be referred to the Governmental Ethics Commission at (785) 296-4219.
A memorandum regarding the Statement of Substantial Interests will be mailed to the home address of each applicable employee each year. Personnel specialists will not receive a copy of the memorandum or form. Sample of Employee Letter 2013 (pdf)