Comprehensive Kansas Gun Legislation

This is a comprehensive list of every bill proposed in the Kansas legislature related to firearms from 2009 to the present. Please note that not all of these bills have passed. The bills listed in bold have been enacted into law.

SB 254 Exemption from criminal possession of a gun silencer — referred to the Committee on Federal and State Affairs June 1, 2017

HB 2417 Authorizing state psychiatric institutions to prohibit the carrying of firearms in secured areas – referred to Committee on Federal and State Affairs April 4, 2017

SB 121 Enacting the Kansas protection of firearms rights act — committee recommended bill be passed March 27, 2017

HB 2145 Prohibiting the possession of a firearm by certain individuals — committee report recommending bill be passed March 24, 2017

HB 2081 Public employer liability for public employees carrying a concealed handgunCommittee report recommending bill to be passed March 17, 2017

HB 2220 Prohibiting certain regulations concerning the carrying of concealed handguns at postsecondary educational institutions — Hearing on March 9, 2017

SB 210 Prohibiting the carrying of concealed firearms in certain buildings — Referred to the Committee on Federal and State Affairs March 6, 2017

SB 122 Increasing the penalty for certain violations of criminal discharge of a firearm — Hearing on February 15, 2017

SB 108 Personal and family protection act and public employer liability — Hearing on February 8, 2017

HB 2150 Prohibiting the carrying of concealed firearms in certain buildings — Hearing on February 2, 2017

HB 2074 Creating a permanent exemption for certain entities from the public buildings law under the personal and family protection act — Hearing February 1, 2017

HB 2009 State capitol; concealed handguns prohibited except for authorized law enforcement –referred to Committee on Federal and State Affairs January 9, 2017

SB 25 Firearms background checks, gun shows— died in committee June 1, 2016

SB 65 Regulation of the possession of firearms — died on House Calendar June 1, 2016

SB 66 Personal and family protection act; regulating concealed carry in portions of public buildings— died in committee June 1, 2016

SB 115 Saving communities amendments to the personal and family protection act— died in committee June 1, 2016

SB 153 Exempting public libraries from certain provisions of the personal and family protection act— died in committee June 1, 2016

SB 331 Kansas firearms industry nondiscrimination act— died in committee June 1, 2016

SB 348 Prohibitions on carrying concealed handguns in postsecondary educational institution buildings— died in committee June 1, 2016

SB 355 Firearms; possession or sale; persons who have voluntarily received treatment for mental illness or drug or alcohol abuse— died in committee June 1, 2016

SB 421 Carrying a concealed handgun in a public building; restricted access entrance— died in House Committee June 1, 2016

SB 479 Prohibiting the possession of a firearm by certain individuals— died on General Orders June 1, 2016

HB 2074 Concealed, License, Disqualification for 

HB 2087 Prohibiting local regulation of firearm sales by federal firearms licensees— died in Senate Committee June 1, 2016

HB 2190 Saving communities amendments to the personal and family protection act— died in Senate Committee June 1, 2016

HB 2206 Enacting the gun violence restraining order act; amending the protection from abuse act; amending criminal distribution of firearms; criminalizing possession of a firearm by a domestic batterer— died in committee June 1, 2016

HB 2311 Creating the Kansas firearms industry nondiscrimination act— died in committee June 1, 2016

HB 2375 Enacting the gun violence restraining order act— died in committee June 1, 2016

HB 2440 Personal and family protection act; regulating concealed carry in portions of public buildings — died on Calendar June 1, 2016

H 2452 Enacting the Kansas protection against terrorists act— died in committee June 1, 2016

HB 2502 Regulation of the possession of firearms— Approved by governor May 11, 2016

HB 2526 Prohibitions on carrying concealed handguns in postsecondary educational institution buildings— died in committee June 1, 2016

HB 2538 Concerning firearms; relating to the minimum age requirement for concealed carry licensees

— died in Committee June 1, 2016

HB 2575 Requirements for carrying a concealed handgun in a public building via a restricted access entrance— died in committee June 1, 2016

HB 2591 Concealed carry licensure for active duty military personnel— died in committee June 1, 2016

SB 21 Firearms; criminal possession of a firearm; expungement; personal and family protection act – enrolled into law July 1, 2013

SB 45 Lobbyists and lobbying, State money, use of, prohibitions for gun control

S 94 Concealed, Antique firearms, exemption

S 102 Second amendment protection act

S 149 Regulation, state jurisdiction

S 152 Concealed, Hunting, fishing, fur harvesting

S 157 Concealed, Law enforcement officers, Retired

S 158 Concealed, Licensees names, disclosure prohibited

S 184 Concealed, Carrying, Where prohibited, penalties
S 186 Concealed, Carrying, Private buildings

S 303 Forfeiture, disposition
S 342 Concealed, Carrying, Community centers, exemption
S 438 Buyback programs, funding of
S 447 Buyback programs, funding of
H 2013 Rifles and shotguns, Sale and purchase

H 2052 Cities, Discharge of firearms within corporate limits

H 2055 Concealed, Carrying, Public buildings

H 2098 Concealed, Correctional officers

H 2111 Regulation, state jurisdiction

H 2140 Concealed, Law enforcement officers, Off-duty and
foreign

H 2162 Lobbyists and lobbying, State money, use of,
prohibitions for gun control

H 2199 Right to keep and bear, protection of

H 2239 Possession, Commission of misdemeanor

H 2270 Concealed, Carrying, Public buildings

H 2353 Concealed, Public buildings
H 2437 Cities, Concealed carry license applications

H 2473 Buyback programs, funding of

H 2503 Concealed, Law enforcement officers, Off-duty and
foreign

H 2512 Forfeiture, disposition
H 2578 Buyback programs, funding of
H 2627 Concealed, Hunter education, exemption
H 2707 Parole officers

2011-2012:  

S 149 Regulation, state jurisdiction

S 152 Concealed, Hunting, fishing, fur harvesting

H 2013 Rifles and shotguns, Sale and purchase

H 2353 Concealed, Public buildings

2010-2011: 

S 26 Drug felonies involving, Sentencing enhancement

S 67 Criminal possession

S 116 Concealed, Private detectives

S 306 Concealed, Licensing

S 411 Criminal possession

S 504 Concealed, Licensing

H 2391 Concealed, Facilities where prohibited,
Churches or temples

H 2620 Regulation, state jurisdiction

H 2674 Concealed, Facilities where prohibited

H 2685 Concealed, Facilities where prohibited, Security
measures

HCR 5017 Right to bear

2009-2010: 

S 19 Criminal use of weapons, U.S., county and district
attorneys

S 26 Drug felonies involving, Sentencing enhancement

S 116 Concealed, Private detectives

H 2060 Drug felonies involving, Sentencing enhancement

H 2308 Military, concealed carry

H 2391 Concealed, Churches or temples

SCR 1611 Right to bear

HCR 5017 Right to bear