Legislative Hotline Available for Kansas Residents

By Jolyn Johnston-Myers
June 21, 2016

With the 2016 special session of the Kansas legislature about to begin, Kansas residents can ask questions about legislation, legislative procedure, state government and more by calling 1-800-432-3924.

Calls will be answered by experienced reference and research librarians at the State Library of Kansas. Calls will be kept confidential.

Lines are open weekdays from 8 to 5:00. Questions can also be sent by text to 785-256-0733 (standard text message rates may apply); instant message at


or by visiting the State Library, which is located in the north wing on the third floor of the Kansas Capitol Building in Topeka.

Governor Brownback on June 8 issued a proclamation for the special session of the Kansas Legislation that will convene this Thursday, June 23, in response to The Kansas Supreme Court’s most recent opinion in May issued in the case of Gannon v. State for equitable school funding.