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Solicitation Law

Kansas Charitable Organizations and Solicitations Act
K.S.A. 17-1759 et seq.

17-1759. Solicitations by charitable organizations; title of act. This act may be cited as the "charitable organizations and solicitations act."
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 1; Jan. 1, 1989.

17-1760. Same; definitions. As used in this act:
(a) "Charitable organization" means any person who engages in the activity of soliciting funds or donations for, or purported to be for, any fraternal, benevolent, social, educational, alumni, historical, humane, public health or other charitable purpose. Charitable organization does not include political parties, political candidates or committees formed in support of political candidates or political parties;
(b) "charitable purpose" means any purpose which promotes, or purports to promote, directly or indirectly, the well-being of the public at large or any number of persons, or any humane purpose, whether such well-being is in general or limited to certain activities, endeavors or projects;
(c) "person" means any individual, group, association, partnership, corporation, trust or any combination thereof;
(d) "professional fund raiser" means any person, who is retained under contract or otherwise compensated by or on behalf of a charitable organization primarily for the purpose of soliciting funds. Professional fund raiser includes a person who plans, manages, advises, consults or prepares material for solicitations. Professional fund raiser shall not include any bona fide employee of a charitable organization who receives regular compensation and is not primarily employed for the purpose of soliciting funds, or an attorney, investment counselor, or banker who in the conduct of such profession advises a client to make a contribution;
(e) "professional solicitor" means any person who is employed or retained for compensation by a professional fund raiser to solicit contributions for charitable purposes from persons in this state; and
(f) "solicitation" means any request or appeal, either oral or written, or any endeavor to obtain, seek or plead for funds, property, financial assistance or other thing of value, including the promise or grant of any money or property of any kind or value for a charitable purpose, but excluding:
 

(1) Direct grants or allocation of funds received or solicited from any affiliated fund-raising organization by a member agency; and
(2) unsolicited contributions received from any individual donor, foundation, trust, governmental agency or other source, unless such contributions are received in conjunction with a solicitation drive.

History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 2; L. 1990, ch. 84, § 1; July 1.

17-1761. Same; registration of charitable organizations. Except for charitable organizations which are exempted under K.S.A. 17-1762, no charitable organization shall solicit funds in this state, nor employ a professional fund raiser or professional solicitor to solicit funds in this state, for any charitable purpose unless such charitable organization, and each professional fund raiser or professional solicitor employed by such charitable organization have filed all registrations and reports required by K.S.A. 17-1763, 17-1764 and 17-1765.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 3; Jan. 1, 1989.

17-1762. Same; exemptions from registration. The following persons shall not be required to register with the secretary of state:
(a) State educational institutions under the control and supervision of the state board of regents, unified school districts, educational interlocals, educational cooperatives, area vocational-technical schools, all educational institutions that are accredited by a regional accrediting association or by an organization affiliated with the national commission of accrediting, any foundation having an established identity with any of the aforementioned educational institutions, any other educational institution confining its solicitation of contributions to the student body, alumni, faculty and trustees of such institution, and their families, or a library established under the laws of this state, provided that the annual financial report of such institution or library shall be filed with the attorney general;
(b) fraternal, patriotic, social, educational, alumni organizations and historical societies when solicitation of contributions is confined to their membership. This exemption shall be extended to any subsidiary of a parent or superior organization exempted by this subsection where such solicitation is confined to the membership of the subsidiary, parent or superior organization;
(c) persons requesting any contributions for the relief or benefit of any individual, specified by name at the time of the solicitation, if the contributions collected are turned over to the named beneficiary, first deducting reasonable expenses for costs of banquets, or social gatherings, if any, provided all fund raising functions are carried on by persons who are unpaid, directly or indirectly, for such services;
(d) any charitable organization which does not intend to solicit and receive and does not actually receive contributions in excess of $10,000 during such organization's tax period, as defined by K.S.A. 17-7501 and amendments thereto, if all of such organization's fund-raising functions are carried on by persons who are unpaid for such services. However, if the gross contributions received by such charitable organization during any such tax period is in excess of $10,000, such organization, within 30 days after the end of such tax period, shall register with the secretary of state as provided in K.S.A. 17-1763 and amendments thereto;
(e) any incorporated community chest, united fund, united way or any charitable organization receiving an allocation from an incorporated community chest, united fund or united way;
(f) a bona fide organization of volunteer firemen, or a bona fide auxiliary or affiliate of such organization, if all fund-raising activities are carried on by members of such organization or an affiliate thereof and such members receive no compensation, directly or indirectly, therefor;
(g) any charitable organization operating a nursery for infants awaiting adoption if all fund-raising activities are carried on by members of such an organization or an affiliate thereof and such members receive no compensation, directly or indirectly, therefor;
(h) any corporation established by the federal congress that is required by federal law to submit annual reports of such corporation's activities to congress containing itemized accounts of all receipts and expenditures after being duly audited by the department of defense or other federal department;
(i) any girls' club which is affiliated with the girls' club of America, a corporation chartered by congress, if such an affiliate properly files the reports required by the girls' club of America and that the girls' club of America files with the government of the United States the reports required by such federal charter;
(j) any boys' club which is affiliated with the boys' club of America, a corporation chartered by congress, if such an affiliate properly files the reports required by the boys' club of America and that the boys' club of America files with the government of the United States the reports required by such federal charter;
(k) any corporation, trust or organization incorporated or established for religious purposes, or established for charitable, hospital or educational purposes and engaged in effectuating one or more of such purposes, that is affiliated with, operated by or supervised or controlled by a corporation, trust or organization incorporated or established for religious purposes, or to any other religious agency or organization which serves religion by the preservation of religious rights and freedom from persecution or prejudice or by fostering religion, including the moral and ethical aspects of a particular religious faith;
(l) the boy scouts of America and the girl scouts of America, including any regional or local organization affiliated therewith;
(m) the young men's christian association and the young women's christian association, including any regional or local organization affiliated therewith;
(n) any licensed medical care facility which is organized as a nonprofit corporation under the laws of this state;
(o) any licensed community mental health center or licensed mental health clinic;
(p) any licensed community mental retardation center and its affiliates as determined by the department of social and rehabilitation services;
(q) any charitable organization of employees of a corporation whose principal gifts are made to an incorporated community chest, united fund or united way, and whose solicitation is limited to such employees;
(r) any community foundation or community trust to which deductible contributions can be made by individuals, corporations, public charities and private foundations, as well as other charitable organizations and governmental agencies for the overall purposes of the foundation or to particular charitable and endowment funds established under agreement with the foundation or trust for the charitable benefit of the people of a specific geographic area and which is a nonprofit organization exempt from federal income taxation pursuant to section 501(a) of the internal revenue code of 1986, as in effect on the effective date of this act, by reason of qualification under section 501(c)(3) of the internal revenue code of 1986, as in effect on the effective date of this act, and which is deemed a publicly supported organization and not a private foundation within the meaning of section 509(a)(1) of the internal revenue code of 1986, as in effect on the effective date of this act;
(s) any charitable organization which does not intend to or does not actually solicit or receive contributions from more than 100 persons;
(t) any charitable organization the funds of which are used to support an activity of a municipality of this state; and
(u) the junior league, including any local community organization affiliated therewith.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 4; L. 1989, ch. 76, § 1; July 1.

17-1763. Same; registration statement; audited financial statement; issuance of license and identification number; fee; rules and regulations. (a) Except for charitable organizations exempt under K.S.A. 17-1762 and amendments thereto, no charitable organization shall solicit funds in this state, nor employ a professional fund raiser to solicit funds in this state, for any charitable purpose, unless such organization has filed with the office of the secretary of state of the state of Kansas, a registered statement prior to solicitation.
(b) The secretary of state shall prescribe registration forms which shall be signed and sworn to by two authorized officers of the organization, including the chief fiscal officer, and which shall include the following information about such organization's activities in this state:
  (1) The name of the organization and the name or names under which it intends to solicit;
(2) the purpose for which such organization was organized;
(3) the principal mailing address and street address of the organization and the mailing addresses and street addresses of any offices in this state;
(4) the names and mailing addresses and street addresses of any subsidiary or subordinate chapters, branches or affiliates in this state;
(5) the place where and the date when the organization was legally established, the form in which such organization is organized and a reference to any determination of such organization's tax-exempt status, if any, under the federal internal revenue code of 1986;
(6) the names and mailing addresses and street addresses of the officers, directors, trustees and principal salaried employees of the organization;
(7) the name and mailing address and street address of the person having custody of such organization's financial records;
(8) the names of the individuals or officers of the organization who will have responsibility for the custody of the contributions;
(9) the names of the individuals or officers of the organization who will have responsibility for the distribution of the contributions;
(10) the names of the individuals or officers of the organization who will have responsibility for the conduct of solicitation activities;
(11) the general purposes for which the organization intends to solicit contributions;
(12) a statement indicating whether the organization intends to solicit contributions directly or have such solicitation done on such organization's behalf by others and naming any professional fund raiser the organization intends to use;
(13) a statement indicating whether the organization is authorized by any other governmental authority to solicit contributions and whether such organization is or has ever been enjoined by any court from soliciting contributions;
(14) the cost of fund raising incurred or anticipated to be incurred by the organization, including a statement of such costs as a percentage of contributions received; and
(15) a financial statement covering complete disclosure of the fiscal activities of the organization during the preceding year. Each organization may submit a statement on forms approved by the secretary of state, signed and sworn by at least two authorized officers of the organization, including the chief fiscal officer. Such financial statement shall include a balance sheet and statement of income and expense, clearly setting forth the following: Gross receipts and gross income from all sources, broken down into total receipts and income from each separate solicitation project or source; cost of administration; cost of solicitation; cost of programs designed to inform or educate the public; funds or properties transferred out of this state, with explanation as to recipient and purpose; and total net amount disbursed or dedicated for each major purpose, charitable or otherwise. The secretary of state in the secretary's discretion may accept executed copies of federal internal revenue service returns and reports in lieu of a financial statement.
(c) A charitable organization that received contributions in excess of $500,000 during the organization's most recently completed fiscal year shall file, in addition to the statement required by subsection (b), an audited financial statement for the charitable organization's most recently completed fiscal year, prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles, and the opinion of an independent certified public accountant on the financial statement.
(d) Upon receipt of any such registration, the secretary of state shall issue a charitable solicitation license and identification number. All certificates of registration and identification numbers issued to charitable organizations shall expire on the last day of the sixth month following the month in which the fiscal year of the charitable organization ends.
(e) Every charitable organization required to register with the secretary of state shall pay a fee of $20 with each registration.
(f) The secretary of state may adopt rules and regulations necessary for the administration of this act.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 5; L. 1993, ch. 135, § 1; July 1.

17-1764. Same; registration of professional fund raiser; application; duration of registration; annual report. No person shall act as a professional fund raiser for a charitable organization or for any religious organization as described in subsection (k) of K.S.A. 17-1762 and amendments thereto before such person has registered with the secretary of state or after the expiration or cancellation of such registration or any renewal of such registration. Applications for registration and reregistration shall be in writing and under oath in the form prescribed by the secretary of state. Registration or reregistration shall be in effect for a period of one year, or a part thereof, expiring on June 30, and may be renewed upon written application, under oath, in the form prescribed by the secretary of state for additional one year periods. Every professional fund raiser required to register pursuant to this act shall file an annual written report with the secretary of state containing such information as the secretary may require by rule and regulation pursuant to K.S.A. 17-1763 and amendments thereto.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 6; L. 1989, ch. 76, § 2; L. 1990, ch. 84, § 2; L. 2001, ch. 105, § 4; July 1.

17-1765. Same; professional solicitors; registration; application; duration. No person shall act as a professional solicitor in the employ of a professional fund raiser before such person has registered with the secretary of state or after the expiration or cancellation of such registration or any renewal of such registration. Application for registration or reregistration shall be in writing, under oath and in the form prescribed by the secretary of state. Upon receipt of any such registration, the secretary of state shall issue a professional solicitor's license and identification number. Such registration or reregistration shall be in effect for a period of one year, or a part thereof, expiring on June 30, and may be renewed upon written application, under oath, in the form prescribed by the secretary of state for an additional one-year period.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 7; L. 1989, ch. 76, § 3; July 1.

17-1766. Same; disclosures required. All solicitations by professional solicitors shall contain the following disclosures at the point of solicitation:
(a) The name, address and telephone number of the charitable organization;
(b) the registration number, obtained pursuant to K.S.A. 17-1763 for the charitable organization;
(c) if the solicitation is made by a person acting as a professional solicitor, the registration number obtained pursuant to K.S.A. 17-1765; and
(d) that an annual financial report required by K.S.A. 17-1763 for the preceding fiscal year is on file with the secretary of state.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 8; Jan. 1, 1989.

17-1767. Same; investigation and prosecution. (a) An action for violation of this act may be prosecuted by the attorney general or county or district attorney.
(b) This act shall not be construed to limit or restrict the exercise of the powers or the performance of the duties of the attorney general, county or district attorney which the attorney general, county or district attorney otherwise is authorized to exercise or perform under any other provision of law by statute or otherwise.
(c) If, by the attorney general's or county or district attorney's own inquiries, or as a result of complaints, the attorney general or county or district attorney has reason to believe that any person has engaged in, is engaging in or is about to engage in an act or practice that violates this act, the attorney general, deputy attorney general, assistant attorney general or county or district attorney, may:
  (1) Subpoena witnesses or matter;
(2) take testimony under oath;
(3) examine or cause to be examined any documentary material of whatever nature relevant to such alleged violations or false or misleading information; and
(4) require attendance during such examination of documentary material and take testimony under oath or acknowledgment in respect of any such documentary material.
(d) If documentary material that the attorney general or county or district attorney seeks to examine is located outside of the state of Kansas, the material shall be made available to the attorney general or county or district attorney at a convenient location within the state or the person being investigated shall pay the reasonable and necessary expenses for the attorney general, attorney general's legal representative or county or district attorney to examine the documentary material where located. The attorney general or county or district attorney may designate representatives, including officials of the state in which the matter is located, to inspect the matter on the attorney general's or county or district attorney's behalf, and the attorney general or county or district attorney may respond to similar requests from officials of other states.
(e) Service by the attorney general or county or district attorney of any notice requiring a person to file a statement or report, or of a subpoena upon any person, shall be made by:
  (1) Certified mail to the person's last known place of business, residence or abode, within or without the state; or
(2) in the manner provided by the code of civil procedure for notice of the filing of a petition.
(f) The attorney general or county or district attorney may request that an individual who refuses to comply with the subpoena, on the ground that the testimony or matter may incriminate the individual, be ordered by the court to provide the testimony or matter. Except in a prosecution for perjury, an individual who complies with a court order to provide testimony or matter after asserting a privilege against self-incrimination to which the individual is entitled by law may not be subjected to a criminal proceeding or to a civil penalty with regard to the transaction concerning which the individual is required to testify or produce relevant matter.
(g) If any person willfully fails or refuses to file any statement or report required by this act, or obey any subpoena issued by the attorney general or county or district attorney, the attorney general or county or district attorney, after notice, may apply to the district court and, after a hearing thereon, the district court may issue an order:
  (1) Granting injunctive relief restraining the solicitation of contributions;
(2) vacating, annulling or suspending the registration, license, corporate charter or certificate of authority to do business in this state or revoking or suspending any other licenses, permits or certificates issued pursuant to law to such persons which are used to further the allegedly unlawful practice; or
(3) granting such other relief as may be required, until the person files the statement or report, or obeys the subpoena.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 9; L. 1989, ch. 159, § 1; L. 1990, ch. 84, § 3; L. 1993, ch. 135, § 2; July 1.

17-1768. Same; remedies.
(a) The attorney general, county or district attorney may bring an action to:
  (1) Obtain a declaratory judgment that an act or practice violates this act;
(2) enjoin, or to obtain a restraining order against a charitable organization, professional fund raiser or professional solicitor who has violated, is violating, or is otherwise likely to violate this act;
(3) recover actual damages on behalf of the state and other persons by reason of violations of this act; and
(4) recover reasonable expenses and investigation fees.
(b) In lieu of instigating or continuing an action or proceeding, the attorney general, county or district attorney may accept a consent judgment with respect to any act or practice declared to be a violation of this act. Before any consent judgment entered into pursuant to this act shall be effective, such judgment must be approved by the district court and an entry made thereof in the manner required for making an entry of judgment. Once such approval is received, any breach of the conditions of the consent judgment shall be treated as a violation of a court order, and shall be subject to all the penalties provided by law therefor.
(c) In any action brought by the attorney general, county or district attorney, the court, without requiring bond of the attorney general, county or district attorney, may:
  (1) Make such orders or judgments as may be necessary to prevent the use or employment by a person of any practices declared to be a violation of this act;
(2) make such orders or judgments as may be necessary to compensate the state or any persons for damages sustained; or
(3) grant other appropriate relief.
(d) Upon a showing by the attorney general, county or district attorney in an application for an injunction that any person engaged in the solicitation for charitable purposes has been convicted in this state or elsewhere of a felony or of a misdemeanor where such felony or misdemeanor involved the misappropriation, misapplication or misuse of money or property of another, the attorney general, county or district attorney may enjoin such persons from engaging in any solicitation for charitable purposes.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 10; L. 1990, ch. 84, § 4; July 1.

17-1769. Same; unlawful acts and practices.
The following acts and practices are hereby declared unlawful as applied to the planning, conduct or execution of any solicitation or charitable purpose:
(a) Operating in violation of, or failing to comply with, any of the requirements of this act;
(b) utilizing any deceptive acts or practices whether or not any person has in fact been misled. Deceptive acts or practices include, but are not limited to, the following:
  (1) The intentional use in any solicitation of exaggeration, innuendo or ambiguity as to a material fact; and
(2) the intentional failure to state a material fact, or the intentional concealment, suppression or omission of a material fact in any solicitation;
(c) utilizing any unconscionable acts or practices. An unconscionable act or practice violates this act whether it occurs before, during or after the solicitation.
  (1) The unconscionability of an act or practice is a question for the court.
(2) In determining whether an act or practice is unconscionable, the court shall consider circumstances which the charitable organization or fund raiser knew or had reason to know including, but not limited to, the following:
    (A) Taking advantage of a person's inability to reasonably protect such person's interests because of the person's physical infirmity, ignorance, illiteracy, inability to understand the language of a solicitation or similar factor; and
(B) using undue pressure in soliciting;
(d) utilizing any representation that implies the contribution is for or on behalf of a charitable organization or utilizing any emblem, device or printed matter belonging to or associated with a charitable organization, without obtaining authorization in writing from the charitable organization;
(e) utilizing a name, symbol or statement so closely related or similar to that used by another charitable organization that the use thereof would tend to confuse or mislead a solicited person, whether or not any person has in fact been misled;
(f) misrepresenting or misleading any person in any manner to believe that the person on whose behalf a solicitation or charitable purpose is being conducted is a charitable organization;
(g) using donations for purposes other than those stated in an organization's articles of incorporation or current registration statements filed with the secretary of state;
(h) using donations for purposes other than those stated in solicitations;
(i) using donations for other than charitable purposes;
(j) misrepresenting or misleading any person in any matter, to believe that any other person or governmental unit sponsors, endorses or approves such solicitation or charitable purpose when such other person has not given consent in writing to the use of such person's name for these purposes; and
(k) utilizing or exploiting the fact of registrations so as to lead any person to believe that such registration in any manner constitutes an endorsement or approval by the state.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 11; L. 1990, ch. 84, § 5; July 1.

17-1770. Same; service of process; agent, secretary of state; fee. (a) Any charitable organization, professional fund raiser or professional solicitor having a principal place of business other than within this state, or organized under and by the laws of a foreign state, which is subject to the provisions of this act, shall be deemed to have irrevocably appointed the secretary of state as the agent for service of process. Service may be made by delivering to and leaving with the secretary of state, or with any deputy or clerk in the corporation division of such office, three copies of such service and a fee of $30.
(b) Following service upon the secretary of state, the provisions of law relating to service of process on foreign corporations shall thereafter govern.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 12; Jan. 1, 1989.

17-1771. Same; registration not endorsement by state; unlawful to advertise compliance with this act; penalty. Registration under this act shall not be deemed to constitute an endorsement by the state of Kansas of any registering charitable organization, professional fund raiser or professional solicitor. It shall be unlawful for any charitable organization, professional fund raiser or professional solicitor to represent, directly or indirectly, by advertising or any other manner, that such charitable organization, professional fund raiser or professional solicitor has registered or otherwise complied with the provisions of this act, for the purpose of solicitation and collection of funds for charitable purposes. The secretary of state shall cancel the registration of any organization, professional fund raiser or professional solicitor that violates the provisions of this section.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 13; Jan. 1, 1989.

17-1772. Same; reciprocal agreements. The secretary of state may enter into reciprocal agreements with a like authority of any other state or states for the purpose of exchanging information made available to the secretary of state or to such other like authority.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 14; Jan. 1, 1989.

17-1773. Same; violations of act; civil penalty; disposition of penalties recovered. (a) The commission of any act or practice declared to be a violation of this act shall render the violator liable to the aggrieved contributor, or the state or a county as provided in subsection (c), for the payment of a civil penalty, in a sum set by the court of not more than $10,000 for each violation. An aggrieved contributor is not a required party in actions brought by the attorney general or a county or district attorney pursuant to this act.
(b) Any person who willfully violates the terms of any injunction or court order issued pursuant to this act shall forfeit and pay a civil penalty of not more than $20,000 per violation, in addition to other penalties that may be imposed by the court, as the court shall deem necessary and proper. For the purposes of this act, the district court issuing an injunction shall retain jurisdiction, and in such cases, the attorney general, acting in the name of the state or the appropriate county attorney or district attorney may petition for recovery of civil penalties.
(c) In administering and pursuing actions under this act, the attorney general and the county attorney or district attorney are authorized to sue for and collect reasonable expenses and investigation fees as determined by the court. Civil penalties or contempt penalties sued for and recovered by the attorney general shall be paid into the general fund of the state. Civil penalties and contempt penalties sued for and recovered by the county attorney or district attorney shall be paid into the general fund of the county where the proceedings were instigated.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 15; L. 2001, ch. 105, § 3; July 1.

17-1774. Same; severability. If any provision of this act, or the application of such provision to any person, body or circumstance is held invalid, such invalidity shall not affect other provisions or applications of the act which can be given effect without the invalid provision or application, and to this end the provisions of this act are declared to be severable.
History: L. 1988, ch. 96, § 16; Jan. 1, 1989.

17-1775. Same; venue of actions pursuant to act. (a) Every action pursuant to this act shall be brought in the district court of any county in which there occurred an act or practice declared to be a violation of this act, or in which the defendant resides or has such defendant's principal place of business. If the defendant is a nonresident and has no principal place of business within this state, then the nonresident defendant can be sued either in the district court of Shawnee county or in the district court of any county in which there occurred an act or practice declared to be a violation of this act.
(b) This section shall be part of and supplemental to the charitable organizations and solicitations act.
History: L. 1990, ch. 84, § 6; July 1.

17-1776. Same; additional penalty for violations involving elderly or disabled person
a) If any person is found to have violated any provision of the charitable organizations and solicitations act, and such violation is committed against elder or disabled persons, in addition to any civil penalty otherwise provided by law, the court may impose an additional civil penalty not to exceed $10,000 for each such violation.
b) In determining whether to impose a civil penalty as provided in this section and the amount of such civil penalty, the court shall consider the extent to which one or more of the following factors are present:
(1) Whether the defendant's conduct was in disregard of the rights of the elder or disabled person;
(2) whether the defendant knew or should have known that the defendant's conduct was directed to an elder or disabled person;
(3) whether the elder or disabled person was more vulnerable to the defendant's conduct because of age, poor health, infirmity, impaired understanding, restricted mobility or disability than other persons and actually suffered substantial physical, emotional or economic damage resulting from the defendant's conduct;
(4) whether the defendant's conduct caused an elder or disabled person to suffer any of the following:
 
 
(A) Mental or emotional anguish;
(B) loss of or encumbrance upon a primary residence of the elder or disabled person;
(C) loss of or encumbrance upon the elder or disabled person's principal employment or principal source of income;
(D) loss of funds received under a pension or retirement plan or a government benefits program;
(E) loss of property set aside for retirement or for personal or family care and maintenance;
(F) loss of assets essential to the health and welfare of the elder or disabled person; or
(G) any other factors the court deems appropriate.
(c) As used in this section elder person and disabled person shall mean the same as provided in K.S.A. 2002 Supp. 50-676, and amendments thereto. (d) The provisions of this section shall be part of and supplemental to the charitable organizations and solicitations act.
History: L. 2001, ch. 105, § 5; July 1.
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