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Volume 40 - Issue 19 - May 13, 2021

State of Kansas

Department of Revenue

Notice of Hearing on Proposed Administrative Regulation

A public hearing will be conducted by the Department of Revenue at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 21st, 2021, to consider the revision of a license plate regulation. Due to continuing concerns over COVID-19, the hearing will be held by teleconference hearing instead of an in-person hearing. To participate in the teleconference hearing, a participant should call 877-400-9499 and enter conference code 9676129715. Copies of this proposed regulation and Economic Impact Statement may be found at https://www.ksrevenue.org/prproposedregulations.html.

This 60-day notice of the public hearing shall constitute a public comment period for the purpose of receiving written comments from the public on the proposed regulation. All interested parties may submit written public comments on the proposed regulation prior to the hearing to Erin Starr, Office of Policy and Research, Mills Building, 109 SW 9th St., Topeka, KS 66601 or through email at erin.l.starr@ks.gov.

All interested parties will be given a reasonable opportunity to present their views, either orally or in writing or both, concerning the adoption of the proposed regulation. In order to give all parties an opportunity to present their views, it may be necessary to request that each participant limit any oral presentation to five minutes.

Any individual with a disability may request accommodation in order to participate in the public hearing and may request the proposed regulation and economic impact statement in an accessible format. Requests for accommodation to participate in the hearing should be made at least five working days in advance of the hearing by contacting Erin Starr at 785-296-8042 or TTY 785-296-6461.

This regulation is proposed for adoption on a permanent basis. A summary of the proposed regulation and the economic impact follows:

Kansas Department of Revenue

Article 51. License Plates

Adoption of K.A.R. 92-51-34a. K.A.R. 92-51-34a provides for a one-year extension of the current license plate cycle.

Economic Impact:

The Kansas Department of Revenue anticipates the adoption of this regulation will prevent approximately $5.0 million in costs associated with re-issuance of standard license plates for one year. Private business and individuals will not be impacted by this regulation.

Mark Burghart
Secretary

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