Day at the Statehouse - 2018

Day at the Statehouse - 2018

Capitol Plaza Hotel

1717 SW Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS

February 8, 2018

6:30-7am

  • DAS Registration

7 am -- Shawnee Ballrooms

  • Legislative Breakfast with elected leaders
  • Rep. Don Hineman -- House Majority Leader

8:30 am -- Emerald 1 & 2

  • Breakout Session #1
    • K-12 Funding – Sen. Carolyn McGinn, Rep. Blaine Finch 
  • Breakout Session #2
    • Environmental Issues – Tom Stiles, KDHE; Josh Roe, KDA 

9:15 am -- Emerald 1 & 2

  • Breakout Session #1
    • 2018 Kansas Politics – Rep. Ron Ryckman
  • Breakout Session #2
    • Water Rights- John C. Peck, KU School of Law

10:15 am -- Emerald Ballrooms 3-5

  • Issue briefing, KFB lobby team

11:30 am

  • Bus attendees to Capitol (bus pickup on South entrance of hotel, drop off at Capitol at Visitors entrance, North side of Capitol. Bus will pick up and drop off periodically at both these locations)

12-1:30 pm

  • Lunch at Capitol with legislators or scheduled meetings with legislators (please reach out to your local legislators at least a week in advance to schedule a meeting appointment).

1:30 & 3:30 pm

  • House & Senate Committee hearings at Capitol – topics and meeting rooms will be announced at DAS

2 pm & 3 pm

  • Senate Ag Staff Farm Bill Update - KBOR office, 1000 SW Jackson #520
  • Capitol Tours (Tour desk just past security, 35-40 participants allowed per tour)

4pm

  • Adjourn - Final bus back to Capitol Plaza Hotel


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