2015/2016 Legislation

Campus Religious Freedom Act of 2015 – SB 175

February 11, 2015 | , | Posted in News/Updates

SB 175 would protect religious student groups at public universities.  SB 175 ensures that religious campus groups will be allowed to continue to limit their leadership positions to students who share the organization’s faith.  The legislation is needed because of a new trend developing in other states where religious student groups are forced to allow […] Read More >>

Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act – SB 95

SB 95 bans dismemberment abortions, a brutal procedure in which an unborn child is torn limb from limb in the womb.  This procedure is typically used on unborn children that are 3-5 months along in a pregnancy.  There are roughly 600 dismemberment abortions each year in Kansas. Kansas Catholic Conference testimony Bill text of HB […] Read More >>

Abolishing the Death Penalty – HB 2129

January 27, 2015 | , | Posted in News/Updates

HB 2129 would abolish the death penalty in Kansas.  The Kansas bishops support this legislation. Bill text of HB 2129 Status: 01/28/2015 Introduced in House of Representatives Read More >>