About the Secretary

2016 Session Laws

Kansas Business Center

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Kris W. Kobach

Kansas Secretary of State

Welcome to the online office of the Kansas Secretary of State. I hope that you will find this site to be helpful, informative, and user-friendly. It is our mission to provide fast, efficient service of the highest quality. At the same time, we strive to be the least complicated, most accessible office in state government. Thank you for visiting, and feel free to contact us by email, telephone, or in person.

Kris W. Kobach
Secretary of State  (Secretary Biography)

2016 Session Laws

The 2016 Session Laws of Kansas are now available. Volume 2 includes information from the 2016 Special Session. Use the links below to view Volumes 1 and 2, and the Index of Bills and Session Laws Chapters.

The Kansas Business Center is your one-stop shop for starting and maintaining a business in Kansas. Follow the link below to learn more about available resources, file forms online, or chat online with a trained referral coordinator to find the help you need. Get started today!

Kansas Business Center

Welcome to the Kansas Business Center

Office Closed

The Secretary of State's office, and all state offices, will be closed December 26, 2016 in observance of the Christmas holiday.

CyberCivics

Explore the history and government of Kansas at this online civics education resource for teachers and students. Challenge yourself by taking our 20-question trivia test, and by taking the quizzes at the end of each chapter. See how much you know about Kansas history by visiting

www.civics.ks.gov

2016 Session Laws

The 2016 Session Laws of Kansas are now available. Volume 2 includes information from the 2016 Special Session. Use the links below to view Volumes 1 and 2, and the Index of Bills and Session Laws Chapters.

Kansas Business Center

Kansas Business Center

The Kansas Business Center is your one-stop shop for starting and maintaining a business in Kansas. Follow the link below to learn more about available resources, file forms online, or chat online with a trained referral coordinator to find the help you need. Get started today!

Go to the Kansas Business Center

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Office Closed

The Secretary of State's office, and all state offices, will be closed December 26, 2016 in observance of the Christmas holiday.

Unofficial 2016 General Election Results

Use the link below to view the unofficial results from the 2016 General Election held on November 8th.

Election Results

SOS News

November 28, 2016

State Board of Canvassers to Meet

Secretary of State Kris Kobach has scheduled the meeting of the state board of canvassers to be held on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 9:15 a.m. in the secretary of state’s office, Memorial Hall, Second Floor, 120 SW 10th Avenue, Topeka, Kansas.

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November 3, 2016

Secretary of State Kobach Predicts Record General Election Turnout

Secretary of State Kris Kobach predicts approximately 1.3 million Kansas voters will turn out to vote in the general election this year.

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