February 2, 2021
The Kansas Legislature enters the fourth week of the session. Over the next weeks, the Legislature will turn its attention to the budget hearings, review and recommendations for FY 2022. The higher education budget hearings will be held the week of Feb. 8.
This week on Tuesday, Feb. 2, the House Appropriations Committee will hold a hearing on House Bill 2101, the bill to extend the University Engineering Initiative Act until 2031.
The Kansas Legislature will provide virtual access to committee meetings and floor action throughout the 2021 legislative session. Links to access the meetings can be found at www.kslegislature.org/li/.
The Office of Government Relations will again provide weekly Legislative Review Sessions through the remainder of the session to discuss the previous week and upcoming hearings and meetings. The next Legislative Review Session will be at noon Friday, Feb. 5, by Zoom. Zoom details are below. You will be required to sign in with your K-State eID and password to access the meeting.
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Meeting ID: 971 9078 3478
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