Kansas Department of Agriculture News Releases

Public Hearing Scheduled for Proposed Weights and Measures Regulations

A public hearing will be conducted at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, to consider the adoption of proposed regulations related to the Division of Weights and Measures. The hearing will be held in room 124 on the first floor of the Kansas Department of Agriculture building at 1320 Research Park Dr. in Manhattan, Kansas.

A public hearing will be conducted at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, to consider the adoption of proposed regulations related to the Division of Weights and Measures. The hearing will be held in room 124 on the first floor of the Kansas Department of Agriculture building at 1320 Research Park Dr. in Manhattan, Kansas.

The hearing will address the proposed amendments to K.A.R. 99-25-5 relating to fees for continuing education for technical representatives and licensures specified in K.S.A. 83-302 and K.S.A. 83-402.  The hearing will also address proposed amendments to K.A.R. 99-26-1, relating to various rates and fees and clarifying devices pursuant to K.S.A. 83-214.

Persons who require special accommodations must make their needs known at least five days prior to the hearing. For more information, including special accommodations, copies of the regulations, or the economic impact statement, please contact Ronda Hutton, 785-564-6715. The regulations can also be found at the KDA website, agriculture.ks.gov/ProposedRegs, and comments can be submitted prior to the hearing.

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WHAT: Public hearing on proposed administrative regulations, statewide

WHEN: Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 10:00 a.m.

WHERE: Kansas Department of Agriculture, 1320 Research Park Dr., Manhattan, Kansas