Updates and Alerts


The Kansas Legislature opened for business on January 11, 2016, for its scheduled 90-day session in Topeka. lawmakers face serious challenges and important decisions that could impact your business, so rest assured the Chamber lobbyist will be in the Capitol working hard on your behalf!

Watch Chamber E-Newsletters for updates as the session evolves. Interested in following the action closely yourself? Explore www.kslegislature.org to find daily calendars, text of bills, and live audio links, or try following #ksleg on Twitter.

View the Chamber’s 2016 State Legislature Agenda


The 2015 state legislative session in Topeka has concluded, and legislators considered many bills that could impact your business or family including taxes and education.

View a summary of the Chamber’s legislative agenda and the outcome of key bills affecting those issues.

View a detailed summary of the tax package approved by lawmakers.

View a detailed summary of K-12 education block grant legislation approved by lawmakers.

Questions or feedback?
Call Ashley Sherard, Vice President of Legislative Affairs at 913-888-1414 or email asherard@lenexa.org.

Lenexa Chamber on Twitter:

Celebrate Lenexa’s great business community at the Business Blast and Taste of the Chamber. June 8 from 4–7 p.m.… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

Congratulations to Slim Chickens and WaterSide Residences on Quivira on their recent ribbon cuttings in Lenexa. pic.twitter.com/oKJq6MpAAB

In Topeka for Day 93 of the state legislative session--hoping lawmakers can make progress toward solutions! pic.twitter.com/q37war3810