Kansas Code of Criminal Procedure

K.S.A. Chapter 22 - Article 49 - Offender Registration

Current through end of 2017 legislative session

22-4901        Citation of Act.

22-4902        Definitions.

22-4903        Penalties.

22-4904        Registration of offender; duties of sheriff; verification of address.

22-4905        Release of offender; duties of court and staff of facility upon release relating to offender registration.

22-4906        Time period in which required to register; termination of registration.

22-4907        Information required in registration; KBI participation in FBI program.

22-4908        Person required to register shall not be relieved of further registration.

22-4909        Information subject to open records act; nondisclosure of certain information relating to victim.

22-4910        Effective date.

22-4911        Cause of action; not created.

22-4913        Offender residency restrictions; prohibition from adopting or enforcing.

22-4901. Citation of Act.

          K.S.A. 22-4901 through 22-4911 and 22-4913, and amendments thereto shall be known and may be cited as the Kansas offender registration act.

History: L. 1993, ch. 253, § 17; L. 1994, ch. 107, § 1; L. 1997, ch. 181, § 7; L. 2011, ch. 95, § 1, July 1.

22-4902. Definitions.

          As used in this act, unless the context otherwise requires:

          (a) "Offender" means:

          (1) A sex offender;

          (2) a violent offender;

          (3) a drug offender;

          (4) any person who has been required to register under any federal, military or other state’s law or is otherwise required to be registered;

          (5) any person required by court order to register for an offense not otherwise required as provided in the Kansas offender registration act.

          (b) "Sex offender" includes any person who,:

          (1) On or after April 14, 1994, is convicted of any sexually violent crime;

          (2) On or after July 1, 2002, is adjudicated as a juvenile offender for an act which if committed by an adult would constitute the commission of a sexually violent crime, unless the court, on the record, finds that the act involved non-forcible sexual conduct, the victim was at least 14 years of age and the offender was not more than four years

older than the victim;

          (3) has been determined to be a sexually violent predator;

          (4) on or after July 1, 1997, is convicted of any of the following crimes when one of the parties involved is less than 18 years of age:

          (A) Adultery, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3507, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5511, and amendments thereto;

          (B) criminal sodomy, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3505 (a)(1), prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5504 (a)(1) or (a)(2), and amendments thereto;

          (C) promoting prostitution, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3513, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-6420, prior to its amendment by this act on July 1, 2013;

          (D) patronizing a prostitute, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3515, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-6421, prior to its amendment by this act on July 1, 2013; or

          (E) lewd and lascivious behavior, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3508, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5513, and amendments thereto;

          (5) is convicted of sexual battery, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3517, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5505(a), and amendments thereto;

          (6) is convicted of an attempt, conspiracy or criminal solicitation, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3301, 21-3302 or 21-3303, prior to their repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5301, 21-5302 or 21-5303, and amendments thereto, of an offense defined in this subsection; or

          (7) has been convicted of an offense that is comparable to any crime defined in this subsection, or any out of state conviction for an offense that under the laws of this state would be an offense defined in this subsection.

          (c) ‘‘Sexually violent crime’’ means:

          (1) Rape, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3502, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5503, and amendments thereto;

          (2) indecent liberties with a child, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3503, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5506(a), and amendments thereto;

          (3) aggravated indecent liberties with a child, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3504, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5506(b), and amendments thereto;

          (4) criminal sodomy, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3505(a)(2) or (a)(3), prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5504(a)(3) or (a)(4), and amendments thereto;

          (5) aggravated criminal sodomy, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3506, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5504(b), and amendments thereto;

          (6) indecent solicitation of a child, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3510, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5508(a), and amendments thereto;

          (7) aggravated indecent solicitation of a child, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3511, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5508(b), and amendments thereto;

          (8) sexual exploitation of a child, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3516, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5510, and amendments thereto;

          (9) aggravated sexual battery, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3518, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5505(b), and amendments thereto;

          (10) aggravated incest, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3603, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5604(b), and amendments thereto;

          (11) electronic solicitation, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3523, prior to its repeal, and K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5509, and amendments thereto;

          (12) unlawful sexual relations, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3520, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5512, and amendments thereto;

          (13) aggravated human trafficking, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3447, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5426(b), and amendments thereto, if committed in whole or in part for the purpose of the sexual gratification of the defendant or another;

          (14) commercial sexual exploitation of a child, as defined in K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-6422, and amendments thereto;

          (15) promoting the sale of sexual relations, as defined in K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-6420, and amendments thereto;

          (16) any conviction or adjudication for an offense that is comparable to a sexually violent crime as defined in this subsection, or any out-of-state conviction or adjudication for an offense that under the laws of this state would be a sexually violent crime as defined in this subsection;

          (17) an attempt, conspiracy or criminal solicitation, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3301, 21-3302 or 21-3303, prior to their repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5301, 21-5302, 21-5303, and amendments thereto, of a sexually violent crime, as defined in this subsection; or

          (18) any act which has been determined beyond a reasonable doubt to have been sexually motivated, unless the court, on the record, finds that the act involved non-forcible sexual conduct, the victim was at least 14 years of age and the offender was not more than four years older than the victim. As used in this paragraph, ‘‘sexually motivated’’ means that one of the purposes for which the defendant committed the crime was for the purpose of the defendant’s sexual gratification.

          (d) "Sexually violent predator" means any person who, on or after July 1, 2001, is found to be a sexually violent predator pursuant to K.S.A. 59-29a01 et seq., and amendments thereto.

          (e) "Violent offender" includes any person who,:

          (1) On or after July 1, 1997, is convicted of any of the following crimes:

          (A) Capital murder, as defined by in K.S.A. 21-3439, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5401, and amendments thereto;

          (B) murder in the first degree, as defined by in K.S.A. 21-3401, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5402, and amendments thereto;

          (C) murder in the second degree, as defined by in K.S.A. 21-3402, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5403, and amendments thereto;

          (D) voluntary manslaughter, as defined by in K.S.A. 21-3403, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5404, and amendments thereto;

          (E) involuntary manslaughter, as defined by in K.S.A. 21-3404, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5405, and amendments thereto or K.S.A. 2015 Supp. 21-5405(a)(1), (a)(2) or (a)(4), and amendments thereto. The provisions of this paragraph shall not apply to violations of K.S.A. 2015 Supp. 21-5405 (a)(3), and amendments thereto, which occurred on or after July 1, 2011, through July 1, 2013;

          (F) kidnapping, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3420, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2015 Supp. 21-5408(a), and amendments thereto;

          (G) aggravated kidnapping, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3421, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2105 Supp. 21-5408(b), and amendments thereto;

          (H) criminal restraint, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3424, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5411, and amendments thereto, except by a parent, and only when the victim is less than 18 years of age; or

          (I) aggravated human trafficking, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3447, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5426(b), and amendments thereto; if not committed in whole or in part for the purpose of the sexual gratification of the defendant or another;

          (2) on or after July 1, 2006, is convicted of any person felony and the court makes a finding on the record that a deadly weapon was used in the commission of such person felony;

          (3) has been convicted of an offense that is comparable to any crime defined in this subsection, any out of state conviction for an offense that under the laws of this state would be an offense defined in this subsection; or

          (4) is convicted of an attempt, conspiracy or criminal solicitation, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3301, 21-3302 or 21-3303, prior to their repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5301, 21-5302 or 21-5303, and amendments thereto, of an offense defined in this subsection.

          (f) "Drug offender" means includes any person who, on or after July 1, 2007:

          (1) Is convicted of any of the following crimes:

          (A) Unlawful manufacture or attempting such of any controlled substance or controlled substance analog as defined in K.S.A. 65-4159, prior to its repeal, K.S.A. 2010 Supp. 21-36a03, prior to its transfer, or K.S.A. 2011 Supp. 21-5703, and amendments thereto;

          (B) possession of ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, red phosphorus, lithium metal, sodium metal, iodine, anhydrous ammonia, pressurized ammonia or phenylpropanolamine, or their salts, isomers or salts of isomers with intent to use the product to manufacture a controlled substance as defined in K.S.A. 65-7006(a), prior to its repeal, K.S.A. 2015 Supp. 21-36a09(a), prior to its transfer, or K.S.A. 2011 Supp. 21-5709(a), and amendments thereto;

          (C) K.S.A. 65-4161, prior to its repeal, K.S.A. 2015 Supp. 21-36a05(a)(1), prior to its transfer, or K.S.A. 2015 Supp. 21-5705(a)(1), and amendments thereto. The provisions of this paragraph shall not apply to violations of K.S.A. 2015 Supp. 21-36a05 (a)(2) through (a)(6) or (b), which occurred on or after July 1, 2009, through April 15, 2010;

          (2) has been convicted of an offense that is comparable to any crime defined in this subsection, or any out of state conviction for an offense that under the laws of this state would be an offense defined in this subsection; or

          (3) is or has been convicted of an attempt, conspiracy or criminal solicitation, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3301, 21-3302 or 21-3303, prior to their repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5301, 21-5302, or 21-5303, and amendments thereto, of an offense defined in this subsection.

          (g) Convictions or adjudications which result from or are connected with the same act, or result from crimes committed at the same time, shall be counted for the purpose of this section as one conviction or adjudication. Any conviction or adjudication set aside pursuant to law is not a conviction or adjudication for purposes of this section. A conviction or adjudication from any out of state court shall constitute a conviction or adjudication for purposes of this section.

          (h) "School" means any public or private educational institution, including, but not limited to, postsecondary school, college, university, com-munity college, secondary school, high school, junior high school, middle school, elementary school, trade school, vocational school or professional school providing training or education to an offender for three or more consecutive days or parts of days, or for 10 or more nonconsecutive days in a period of 30 consecutive days.

          (i) "Employment" means any full-time, part-time, transient day-labor employment or volunteer work, with or without compensation, for three or more consecutive days or parts of days, or for 10 or more non-consecutive days in a period of 30 consecutive days.

          (j) "Reside" means to stay, sleep or maintain with regularity or temporarily one’s person and property in a particular place other than a location where the offender is incarcerated. It shall be presumed that an offender resides at any and all locations where the offender stays, sleeps or maintains the offender’s person for three or more consecutive days or parts of days, or for ten or more non-consecutive days in a period of 30 consecutive days.

          (k) "Residence" means a particular and definable place where an individual resides. Nothing in the Kansas offender registration act shall be construed to state that an offender may only have one residence for the purpose of such act.

          (l) "Transient" means having no fixed or identifiable residence.

          (m) "Law enforcement agency having initial jurisdiction" means the registering law enforcement agency of the county or location of jurisdiction where the offender expects to most often reside upon the offender’s discharge, parole or release.

          (n) "Registering law enforcement agency" means the sheriff’s office or tribal police department responsible for registering an offender.

          (o) "Registering entity" means any person, agency or other governmental unit, correctional facility, or registering law enforcement agency responsible for obtaining the required information from, and explaining the required registration procedures to, any person required to register pursuant to the Kansas offender registration act. "Registering entity" shall include, but not be limited to, sheriff’s offices, tribal police departments and correctional facilities.

          (p) "Treatment facility" means any public or private facility, or institution providing inpatient mental health, drug or alcohol treatment or counseling, but does not include a hospital, as defined in K.S.A. 65-425, and amendments thereto.

          (q) "Correctional facility" means any public or private correctional facility, juvenile detention facility, prison or jail.

          (r) "Out of state" means: the District of Columbia; any federal, military, or tribal jurisdiction, including those within this state; any foreign jurisdiction; or any state or territory within the United States, other than this state.

          (s) "Duration of registration" means the length of time during which an offender is required to register for a specified offense or violation.

          (t)(1) Notwithstanding any other provision of this section, ‘‘offender’’ shall not include any person who is:

          (A) Convicted of unlawful transmission of a visual depiction of a

child, as defined in section 1(a) [of 2016 HB 2501], and amendments thereto, aggravated unlawful transmission of a visual depiction of a child, as defined in section 1(b) [of 2016 HB 2501], and amendments thereto, or unlawful possession of a visual depiction of a child, as defined in section 2 [of 2016 HB 2501], and amendments thereto; or

          (B) adjudicated as a juvenile offender for an act which if committed by an adult would constitute the commission of a crime defined in subsection (t)(1)(A).

          (2) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, a court shall not order any person to register under the Kansas offender registration act for the offenses described in subsection (t)(1).

History: L. 1993, ch. 253, § 18; L. 1994, ch. 107, § 2; L. 1997, ch. 181, § 8; L. 1999, ch. 164, § 29; L. 2001, ch. 208, § 10; L. 2002, ch. 55, § 1; L. 2002, ch. 163, § 6; L. 2003, ch. 123, § 3; L. 2006, ch. 214, § 6; L. 2007, ch. 183, § 1; L. 2008, ch. 74, § 1; L. 2009, ch. 32, § 44, L. 2010, ch. 155, § 9; L. 2011, ch. 95, § 2, L. 2011, ch. 30, § 144, L. 2012, ch. 149, § 1; L. 2013, ch. 127, § 1; L. 2013, ch. 120, § 29; L. 2016, ch. 96, § 7; L. 2017, ch. 78, § 21; July 1.

22-4903. Penalties.

          (a) Violation of the Kansas offender registration act is the failure by an offender, as defined in K.S.A. 22-4902, and amendments thereto, to comply with any and all provisions of such act, including any and all duties set forth in K.S.A. 22-4905 through 22-4907, and amendments thereto. Any violation of the Kansas offender registration act which continues for more than 30 consecutive days shall, upon the 31st consecutive day, constitute a new and separate offense, and shall continue to constitute a new and separate offense every 30 days thereafter for as long as the violation continues.

          (b) Aggravated violation of the Kansas offender registration act is violation of the Kansas offender registration act which continues for more than 180 consecutive days. Any aggravated violation of the Kansas offender registration act which continues for more than 180 consecutive days shall, upon the 181st consecutive day, constitute a new and separate offense, and shall continue to constitute a new and separate violation of the Kansas offender registration act every 30 days thereafter, or a new and separate aggravated violation of the Kansas offender registration act every 180 days thereafter, for as long as the violation continues.

          (c) (1) Except as provided in subsection (c)(3), violation of the Kansas offender registration act is:

          (A) Upon a first conviction, a severity level 6 felony;

          (B) upon a second conviction, a severity level 5 felony; and

          (C) upon a third or subsequent conviction, a severity level 3 felony.

          Such violation shall be designated as a person or nonperson crime in accordance with the designation assigned to the underlying crime for which the offender is required to be registered under the Kansas offender registration act. If the offender is required to be registered under both a person and nonperson underlying crime, the violation shall be designated as a person crime.

          (2) Except as provided in subsection (c)(3), aggravated violation of the Kansas offender registration act is a severity level 3 felony.

          Such violation shall be designated as a person or nonperson crime in accordance with the designation assigned to the underlying crime for which the offender is required to be registered under the Kansas offender registration act. If the offender is required to be registered under both a person and nonperson underlying crime, the violation shall be designated as a person crime.

          (3) Violation of the Kansas offender registration act or aggravated violation of the Kansas offender registration act consisting only of failing to remit payment to the sheriff’s office as required in K.S.A. 22-4905(l), and amendments thereto, is:

          (A) Except as provided in subsection (c)(3)(B), a class A misdemeanor if, within 15 days of registration, full payment is not remitted to the sheriff’s office.

          Such violation shall be designated as a person or nonperson crime in accordance with the designation assigned to the underlying crime for which the offender is required to be registered under the Kansas offender registration act. If the offender is required to be registered under both a person and nonperson underlying crime, the violation shall be designated as a person crime.

          (B) a severity level 9 felony if, within 15 days of the most recent registration, two or more full payments have not been remitted to the sheriff’s office.

          (d) Prosecution of violations of this section may be held:

          (1) In any county in which the offender resides;

          (2) in any county in which the offender is required to be registered under the Kansas offender registration act;

          (3) in any county in which the offender is located during which time the offender is not in compliance with the Kansas offender registration act; or

          (4) in the county in which any conviction or adjudication occurred for which the offender is required to be registered under the Kansas offender registration act.

History: L. 1993, ch. 253, § 19; L. 1999, ch. 164, § 30; L. 2003, ch. 123, § 4; L. 2006, ch. 212, § 20; L. 2007, ch. 183, § 2; L. 2011, ch. 95, § 3, L. 2012, ch. 149, § 2; L. 2013, ch. 127, § 2; L. 2016, ch. 64, § 1; L. 2016, ch. 97, §; L. 2017, ch. 100, § 3; July 1.

22-4904. Registration of offender; duties of sheriff; verification of address.

          (a) (1) At the time of conviction or adjudication for an offense requiring registration as provided in K.S.A. 22-4902, and amendments thereto, the court shall:

          (A) Inform any offender, on the record, of the procedure to register and the requirements of K.S.A. 22-4905, and amendments thereto;

          (B) if the offender is released:

          (i) Complete a notice of duty to register, which shall include title and statute number of conviction or adjudication, date of conviction or adjudication, case number, county of conviction or adjudication, and the following offender information: Name, address, date of birth, social security number, race, ethnicity and gender;

          (ii) require the offender to read and sign the notice of duty to register, which shall include a statement that the requirements provided in this subsection have been explained to the offender;

          (iii) order the offender to report within three business days to the registering law enforcement agency in the county or tribal land of conviction or adjudication and to the registering law enforcement agency in any place where the offender resides, maintains employment or attends school, to complete the registration form with all information and any updated information required for registration as provided in K.S.A. 22-4907, and amendments thereto; and

          (iv) provide one copy of the notice of duty to register to the offender and, within three business days, send a copy of the form to the law enforcement agency having initial jurisdiction and to the Kansas bureau of investigation.

          (2) At the time of sentencing or disposition for an offense requiring registration as provided in K.S.A. 22-4902, and amendments thereto, the court shall ensure the age of the victim is documented in the journal entry of conviction or adjudication.

          (3) Upon commitment for control, care and treatment by the Kansas department for aging and disability services pursuant to K.S.A. 59-29a07, and amendments thereto, the court shall notify the registering law enforcement agency of the county where the offender resides during commitment of such offender’s commitment. Such notice shall be prepared by the office of the attorney general for transmittal by the court by electronic means, including by fax or e-mail.

          (b) The staff of any correctional facility or the registering law enforcement agency’s designee shall:

          (1) At the time of initial custody, register any offender within three business days:

          (A) Inform the offender of the procedure for registration and of the offender’s registration requirements as provided in K.S.A. 22-4905, and amendments thereto;

          (B) complete the registration form with all information and updated information required for registration as provided in K.S.A. 22-4907, and amendments thereto;

          (C) require the offender to read and sign the registration form, which shall include a statement that the requirements provided in this subsection have been explained to the offender;

          (D) provide one copy of the form to the offender and, within three business days, send a copy of the form to the Kansas bureau of investigation; and

          (E) enter all offender information required by the national crime information center into the national sex offender registry system within three business days of completing the registration or electronically submit all information and updated information required for registration as provided in K.S.A. 22-4907, and amendments thereto, within three business days to the Kansas bureau of investigation;

          (2) Notify the Kansas bureau of investigation of the incarceration of any offender and of the location or any change in location of the offender while in custody;

          (3) prior to any offender being discharged, paroled, furloughed or released on work or school release that does not require return to a correctional facility,

          (A) Inform the offender of the procedure for registration and of the offender’s registration requirements as provided in K.S.A. 22-4905, and amendments thereto;

          (B) complete the registration form with all information and updated information required for registration as provided in K.S.A. 22-4907, and amendments thereto; and

          (C) require the offender to read and sign the registration form, which shall include a statement that the requirements provided in this subsection have been explained to the offender;

          (D) photograph the offender’s face and any identifying marks;

          (E) obtain fingerprint and palm prints of the offender; and

          (F) provide one copy of the form to the offender and, within three days, send a copy of the form and of the photograph or photographs to the law enforcement agency having initial jurisdiction and to the Kansas bureau of investigation;

          (4) notify the law enforcement agency having initial jurisdiction and the Kansas bureau of investigation seven business days prior to any offender being discharged, paroled, furloughed or released on work or school release.

          (c) The staff of any treatment facility shall:

          (1) Within three business days of an offender’s arrival for inpatient treatment, inform the registering law enforcement agency of the county or location of jurisdiction in which the treatment facility is located of the offender’s presence at the treatment facility and the expected duration of the treatment, and immediately notify the registering law enforcement agency of an unauthorized or unexpected absence of the offender during the offender’s treatment;

          (2) inform the registering law enforcement agency of the county or location of jurisdiction in which the treatment facility is located within three business days of an offender’s discharge or release; and

          (3) provide information upon request to any registering law enforcement agency having jurisdiction relevant to determining the presence of an offender within the treatment facility; and

          (d) The registering law enforcement agency, upon the reporting of any offender, shall:

          (1) Inform the offender of the duty to register as provided by the Kansas offender registration act;

          (2) (A) Explain the procedure for registration and the offender’s registration requirements as provided in K.S.A. 22-4905, and amendments thereto;

          (B) obtain the information required for registration as provided in K.S.A. 22-4907, and amendments thereto; and

          (C) require the offender to read and sign the registration form, which shall include a statement that the requirements provided in this subsection have been explained to the offender;

          (3) complete the registration form with all information and updated information required for registration, as provided in K.S.A. 22-4907, and amendments thereto, each time the offender reports to the registering law enforcement agency. All information and updated information reported by an offender shall be forwarded to the Kansas bureau of investigation within three business days;

          (4) maintain the original signed registration form, provide one copy of the completed registration form to the offender and, within three business days, send one copy of the completed form to the Kansas bureau of investigation;

          (5) forward a copy of any certified letter used for reporting pursuant to K.S.A. 22-4905, and amendments thereto, when utilized, within three business days to the Kansas bureau of investigation;

          (6) obtain registration information from every offender required to register regardless of whether or not the offender remits payment;

          (7) upon every required reporting, update the photograph or photographs of the offender’s face and any new identifying marks and immediately forward copies or electronic files of the photographs to the Kansas bureau of investigation;

          (8) enter all offender information required by the national crime information center into the national sex offender registry system within three days of completing the registration or electronically submit all information and updated information required for registration as provided in K.S.A. 22-4907, and amendments thereto, within three business days to the Kansas bureau of investigation;

          (9) maintain a special fund for the deposit and maintenance of fees paid by offenders. All funds retained by the registering law enforcement agency pursuant to the provisions of this section shall be credited to a special fund of the registering law enforcement agency which shall be used solely for law enforcement and criminal prosecution purposes and which shall not be used as a source of revenue to reduce the amount of funding otherwise made available to the registering law enforcement agency; and

          (10) forward any initial registration and updated registration information within three business days to any out of state jurisdiction where the offender is expected to reside, maintain employment or attend school.

          (e) (1) The Kansas bureau of investigation shall:

          (A) Forward all additions or changes in information to any registering law enforcement agency, other than the agency that submitted the form, where the offender expects to reside, maintain employment or attend school;

          (B) ensure that offender information is immediately entered in the state registered offender database and the Kansas registered offender website, as provided in K.S.A. 22-4909, and amendments thereto;

          (C) transmit offender conviction or adjudication data fingerprints and palm prints to the federal bureau of investigation; and

          (D) ensure all offender information required by the national crime information center is transmitted into the national sex offender registry system within three business days of such information being electronically submitted to the Kansas bureau of investigation.

          (2) The director of the Kansas bureau of investigation may adopt rules and regulations necessary to implement the provisions of the Kansas offender registration act.

          (f) The attorney general shall, within 10 business days of an offender being declared a sexually violent predator, forward to the Kansas bureau of investigation all relevant court documentation declaring an offender a sexually violent predator.

          (g) The state department of education shall annually notify any school of the Kansas bureau of investigation internet website, and any internet website containing information on the Kansas offender registration act sponsored or created by the registering law enforcement agency of the county or location of jurisdiction in which the school is located, for the purpose of locating offenders who reside near such school. Such notification shall include information that the registering law enforcement agency of the county or location of jurisdiction where such school is located is available to the school to assist in using the registry and providing additional information on registered offenders.

          (h) The secretary of health and environment shall annually notify any licensed child care facility of the Kansas bureau of investigation internet website, and any internet website containing information on the Kansas offender registration sponsored or created by the registering law enforcement agency of the county in which the facility is located, for the purpose of locating offenders who reside near such facility. Such notification shall include information that the registering law enforcement agency of the county or location of jurisdiction where such child care facility is located is available to the child care facilities to assist in using the registry and providing additional information on registered offenders.

          (i) Upon request, the clerk of any court of record shall provide the Kansas bureau of investigation copies of complaints, indictments, information, journal entries, commitment orders or any other documents necessary to the performance of the duties of the Kansas bureau of investigation under the Kansas offender registration act. No fees or charges for providing such documents may be assessed.

History: L. 1993, ch. 253, § 20; L. 1994, ch. 107, § 3; L. 1996, ch. 224, § 4; L. 1997, ch. 181, § 9; L. 1999, ch. 164, § 31; L. 2000, ch. 150, § 2; L. 2001, ch. 208, § 11; L. 2003, ch. 123, § 5; L. 2006, ch, 214, § 7; L. 2007, ch. 183, § 3; L. 2010, ch. 135, § 35; L. 2011, ch. 95, § 4, L. 2012, ch. 149, § 3; L. 2013, ch 127, § 3; L. 2016, ch. 64, § 2; July 1.

22-4905. Release of offender; duties of court and staff of facility upon release relating to offender registration.

          Any offender required to register as provided in the Kansas offender registration act shall:

          (a) Except as otherwise provided in this subsection, register in person with the registering law enforcement agency within three business days of coming into any county or location of jurisdiction in which the offender resides or intends to reside, maintains employment or intends to maintain employment, or attends school or intends to attend school. Any such offender who cannot physically register in person with the registering law enforcement agency for such reasons including, but not limited to, incapacitation or hospitalization, as determined by a person licensed to practice medicine or surgery, or involuntarily committed pursuant to the Kansas sexually violent predator act, shall be subject to verification requirements other than in-person registration, as determined by the registering law enforcement agency having jurisdiction;

          (b) except as provided further, for any: (1) Sex offender, including a violent offender or drug offender who is also a sex offender, report in person four times each year to the registering law enforcement agency in the county or location of jurisdiction in which the offender resides, maintains employment or is attending a school; and (2) violent offender or drug offender, report in person four times each year to the registering law enforcement agency in the county or location of jurisdiction in which the offender resides, maintains employment or is attending a school, except that, at the discretion of the registering law enforcement agency, one of the four required reports may be conducted by certified letter. When utilized, the certified letter for reporting shall be sent by the registering law enforcement agency to the reported residence of the offender. The offender shall indicate any changes in information as required for reporting in person. The offender shall respond by returning the certified letter to the registering law enforcement agency within 10 business days by certified mail. The offender shall be required to report to the registering law enforcement agency once during the month of the offender’s birthday and every third, sixth and ninth month occurring before and after the month of the offender’s birthday. The registering law enforcement agency may determine the appropriate times and days for reporting by the offender, consistent with this subsection. Nothing contained in this subsection shall be construed to alleviate any offender from meeting the requirements prescribed in the Kansas offender registration act;

          (c) provide the information required for registration as provided in K.S.A. 22-4907, and amendments thereto, and verify all information previously provided is accurate;

          (d) if in the custody of a correctional facility register with the correctional facility within three business days of initial custody and shall not be required to update such registration until discharged, paroled, furloughed or released on work or school release from a correctional facility. A copy of the registration form and any up- dated registrations for an offender released on work or school release shall be sent, within three business days, to the registering law enforcement agency where the offender is incarcerated, maintains employment or attends school, and to the Kansas bureau of investigation;

          (e) if involuntarily committed pursuant to the Kansas sexually violent predator act, register within three business days of arrival in the county where the offender resides during commitment. The offender shall not be required to update such registration until placed in a reintegration facility, on transitional release or on conditional release. Upon placement in a reintegration facility, on transitional release or on conditional release, the offender shall be personally responsible for complying with the provisions of the Kansas offender registration act;

          (f) notwithstanding subsections (a) and (b), if the offender is transient, report in person to the registering law enforcement agency of such county or location of jurisdiction in which the offender is physically present within three business days of arrival in the county or location of jurisdiction. Such offender shall be required to register in person with the registering law enforcement agency every 30 days, or more often at the discretion of the registering law enforcement agency. Such offender shall comply with the provisions of the Kansas offender registration act and, in addition, shall:

          (1) Provide a list of places where the offender has slept and otherwise frequented during the period of time since the last date of registration; and

          (2) provide a list of places where the offender may be contacted and where the offender intends to sleep and otherwise frequent during the period of time prior to the next required date of registration;

          (g) if required by out of state law, register in any out of state jurisdiction, where the offender resides, maintains employment or attends school;

          (h) register in person upon any commencement, change or termination of residence location, employment status, school attendance or other information as provided in K.S.A. 22-4907, and amendments thereto, within three business days of such commencement, change or termination, to the registering law enforcement agency or agencies where last registered and provide written notice to the Kansas bureau of investigation;

          (i) report in person to the registering law enforcement agency or agencies within three business days of any change in name;

          (j) if receiving inpatient treatment at any treatment facility, inform the treatment facility of the offender’s status as an offender and inform the registering law enforcement agency of the county or location of jurisdiction in which the treatment facility is located of the offender’s presence at the treatment facility and the expected duration of the treatment;

          (k) submit to the taking of an updated photograph by the registering law enforcement agency on each occasion when the offender registers with or reports to the registering law enforcement agency in the county or location of jurisdiction in which the offender resides, maintains employment or attends school. In addition, such offender shall submit to the taking of a photograph to document any changes in identifying characteristics, including, but not limited to, scars, marks and tattoos;

          (l) remit payment to the sheriff’s office in the amount of $20 as part of the reporting process required pursuant to subsection (b) in each county in which the offender resides, maintains employment or is attending school. Registration will be completed regardless of whether or not the offender remits payment. Failure of the offender to remit full payment within 15 days of registration is a violation of the Kansas offender registration act and is subject to prosecution pursuant to K.S.A. 22-4903, and amendments thereto. Notwithstanding other provisions herein, payment of this fee is not required:

          (1) When an offender provides updates or changes in information or during an initial registration unless such updates, changes or initial registration is during the month of such offender’s birthday and every third, sixth and ninth month occurring before and after the month of the offender’s birthday;

          (2) when an offender is transient and is required to register every 30 days, or more frequently as ordered by the registering law enforcement agency, except during the month of the offender’s birthday and every third, sixth and ninth month occurring before and after the month of the offender’s birthday; or

          (3) if an offender has, prior to the required reporting and within the last three years, been determined to be indigent by a court of law, and the basis for that finding is recorded by the court;

          (m) annually renew any driver’s license pursuant to K.S.A. 8-247, and amendments thereto, and annually renew any identification card pursuant to K.S.A. 2010 Supp. 8-1325a, and amendments thereto;

          (n) if maintaining primary residence in this state, surrender all driver’s licenses and identification cards from other states, territories and the District of Columbia, except if the offender is presently serving and maintaining active duty in any branch of the United States military or the offender is an immediate family member of a person presently serving and maintaining active duty in any branch of the United States military;

          (o) read and sign the registration form noting whether the requirements provided in this section have been explained to the offender; and

          (p) report in person to the registering law enforcement agency in the jurisdiction of the offender’s residence and provide written notice to the Kansas bureau of investigation 21 days prior to any travel outside of the United States, and provide an itinerary including, but not limited to, destination, means of transport and duration of travel, or if under emergency circumstances, within three business days of making travel arrangements.

History: L. 1993, ch. 253, § 21; L. 1994, ch. 107, § 4; L. 1997, ch. 181, § 10; L. 1999, ch. 164, § 32; L. 2001, ch. 208, § 12; L. 2003, ch. 123, § 6; L. 2006, ch. 214, § 8; L. 2010, ch. 135, § 36; L. 2011, ch. 95, § 5, L. 2012, ch. 149, § 4; L. 2013, ch. 127, § 4; L. 2016, ch. 64, § 3; July 1.

22-4906. Time period in which required to register; termination of registration.

          (a) (1) Except as provided in subsection (c), if convicted of any of the following offenses, an offender’s duration of registration shall be, if confined, 15 years after the date of parole, discharge or release, whichever date is most recent, or, if not confined, 15 years from the date of conviction:

          (A) Sexual battery, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3517, prior to its repeal, K.S.A. 21-5505(a), and amendments thereto,

          (B) adultery, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3507, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5511, and amendments thereto, when one of the parties involved is less than 18 years of age;

          (C) promoting the sale of sexual relations, as defined in K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-6420, and amendments thereto;

          (D) patronizing a prostitute, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3515, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-6421, prior to its amendment by section 18 of chapter 120 of the 2013 Session Laws of Kansas on July 1, 2013, when one of the parties involved is less than 18 years of age;

          (E) lewd and lascivious behavior, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3508, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5513, and amendments thereto, when one of the parties involved is less than 18 years of age;

          (F) capital murder, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3439, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5401, and amendments thereto;

          (G) murder in the first degree, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3401, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5402, and amendments thereto;

          (H) murder in the second degree, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3402, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5403, and amendments thereto;

          (I) voluntary manslaughter, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3403, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5404, and amendments thereto;

          (J) involuntary manslaughter, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3404, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5405(a)(1), (a)(2) or (a)(4), and amendments thereto;

          (K) criminal restraint, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3424, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5411, and amendments thereto, except by a parent, and only when the victim is less than 18 years of age;

          (L) any act which has been determined beyond a reasonable doubt to have been sexually motivated, unless the court, on the record, finds that the act involved non-forcible sexual conduct, the victim was at least 14 years of age and the offender was not more than four years older than the victim;

          (M) conviction of any person required by court order to register for an offense not otherwise required as provided in the Kansas offender registration act;

          (N) conviction of any person felony and the court makes a finding on the record that a deadly weapon was used in the commission of such person felony;

          (O) unlawful manufacture or attempting such of any controlled substance or controlled substance analog as defined in K.S.A. 65-4159, prior to its repeal or K.S.A. 2010 Supp. 21-36a03, prior to its transfer, or K.S.A. 2011 Supp. 21-5703,and amendments thereto;

          (P) possession of ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, red phosphorus, lithium metal, sodium metal, iodine, anhydrous ammonia, pressurized ammonia or phenylpropanolamine, or their salts, isomers or salts of isomers with intent to use the product to manufacture a controlled substance as defined by K.S.A. 65-7006(a), prior to its repeal or K.S.A. 2010 Supp. 21-36a09(a), prior to its transfer, or K.S.A. 2011 Supp. 21-5709(a), and amendments thereto;

          (Q) K.S.A. 65-4161, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2010 Supp. 21-36a05(a)(1), and amendments thereto; or

          (R) any attempt, conspiracy or criminal solicitation, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3301, 21-3302 or 21-3303, prior to their repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5301, 21-5302 or 21-5303 and amendments thereto, of an offense defined in this subsection.

          (2) Except as otherwise provided by the Kansas offender registration act, the duration of registration terminates, if not confined, at the expiration of 15 years from the date of conviction. Any period of time during which any offender is incarcerated in any jail or correctional facility or during which the offender does not comply with any and all requirements of the Kansas offender registration act shall not count toward the duration of registration.

          (b) (1) Except as provided in subsection (c), if convicted of any of the following offenses, an offender’s duration of registration shall be, if confined, 25 years after the date of parole, discharge or release, whichever date is most recent, or, if not confined, 25 years from the date of conviction:

          (A) Criminal sodomy, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3505(a)(1), prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5504(a)(1) or (a)(2), and amendments thereto, when one of the parties involved is less than 18 years of age;

          (B) indecent solicitation of a child, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3510, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5508(a), and amendments thereto;

          (C) electronic solicitation, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3523, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5509, and amendments thereto;

          (D) aggravated incest, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3603, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5604(b), and amendments thereto;

          (E) indecent liberties with a child, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3503, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5506(a), and amendments thereto;

          (F) unlawful sexual relations, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3520, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5512, and amendments thereto;

          (G) sexual exploitation of a child, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3516, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5510, and amendments thereto, if the victim is 14 or more years of age but less than 18 years of age;

          (H) aggravated sexual battery, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3518, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5505(b), and amendments thereto;

          (I) promoting prostitution, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3513, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2012 Supp. 21-6420, prior to its amendment by this act on July 1, 2013, if the person selling sexual relations is 14 or more years of age but less than 18 years of age; or

          (J) any attempt, conspiracy or criminal solicitation, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3301, 21-3302 or 21-3303, prior to their repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5301, 21-5302 or 21-5303, and amendments thereto, of an offense defined in this subsection.

          (2) Except as otherwise provided by the Kansas offender registration act, the duration of registration terminates, if not confined, at the expiration of 25 years from the date of conviction. Any period of time during which any offender is incarcerated in any jail or correctional facility or during which the offender does not comply with any and all requirements of the Kansas offender registration act shall not count toward the duration of registration.

          (c) Upon a second or subsequent conviction of an offense requiring registration, an offender’s duration of registration shall be for such offender’s lifetime.

          (d) The duration of registration for any offender who has been convicted of any of the following offenses shall be for such offender’s lifetime:

          (1) Rape, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3502, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5503, and amendments thereto;

          (2) aggravated indecent solicitation of a child, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3511, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5508(b), and amendments thereto;

          (3) aggravated indecent liberties with a child, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3504, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5506(b), and amendments thereto;

          (4) criminal sodomy, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3505(a)(2) or (a)(3), prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5504(a)(3) or (a)(4), and amendments thereto;

          (5) aggravated criminal sodomy, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3506, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5504(b), and amendments thereto;

          (6) aggravated human trafficking, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3447, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5426(b), and amendments thereto,

          (7) sexual exploitation of a child, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3516, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-5510, and amendments thereto, if the victim is less than 14 years of age;

          (8) promoting prostitution, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3513, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2012 Supp. 21-6420, prior to its amendment by this act on July 1, 2013, if the person selling sexual relations is less than 14 years of age;

          (9) kidnapping, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3420, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2012 Supp. 21-5408(a), and amendments thereto;

          (10) aggravated kidnapping, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3421, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2016 Supp. 21-5408(b), and amendments thereto;

          (11) commercial sexual exploitation of a child, as defined in K.S.A. 2013 Supp. 21-6422, and amendments thereto; or

          (12) any attempt, conspiracy or criminal solicitation, as defined in K.S.A. 21-3301, 21-3302 or 21-3303, prior to their repeal, or K.S.A. 2012 Supp. 21-5301, 21-5302 and 21-5303, and amendments thereto, of an offense defined in this subsection.

          (e) Any person who has been declared a sexually violent predator pursuant to K.S.A. 59-29a01 et seq., and amendments thereto, shall register for such person’s lifetime.

          (f) Notwithstanding any other provisions of this section, for an offender less than 14 years of age who is adjudicated as a juvenile offender for an act which if committed by an adult would constitute a sexually violent crime set forth in K.S.A. 22-4902(c), and amendments thereto, the court shall:

          (1) Require registration until such offender reaches 18 years of age, at the expiration of five years from the date of adjudication or, if confined, from release from confinement, whichever date occurs later. Any period of time during which the offender is incarcerated in any jail, juvenile facility or correctional facility or during which the offender does not comply with any and all requirements of the Kansas offender registration act shall not count toward the duration of registration;

          (2) not require registration if the court, on the record, finds substantial and compelling reasons therefor; or

          (3) require registration, but such registration information shall not be open to inspection by the public or posted on any internet website, as provided in K.S.A. 22-4909, and amendments thereto. If the court requires registration but such registration is not open to the public, such offender shall provide a copy of such court order to the registering law enforcement agency at the time of registration. The registering law enforcement agency shall forward a copy of such court order to the Kansas bureau of investigation.

          If such offender violates a condition of release during the term of the conditional release, the court may require such offender to register pursuant to paragraph (1).

          (g) Notwithstanding any other provisions of this section, for an offender 14 years of age or more who is adjudicated as a juvenile offender for an act which if committed by an adult would constitute a sexually violent crime set forth in K.S.A. 22-4902(c), and amendments thereto, and such crime is not an off-grid felony or a felony ranked in severity level 1 of the nondrug grid as provided in K.S.A. 21-4704, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-6804, and amendments thereto, the court shall:

          (1) Require registration until such offender reaches 18 years of age, at the expiration of five years from the date of adjudication or, if confined, from release from confinement, whichever date occurs later. Any period of time during which the offender is incarcerated in any jail, juvenile facility or correctional facility or during which the offender does not comply with any and all requirements of the Kansas offender registration act shall not count toward the duration of registration;

          (2) not require registration if the court, on the record, finds substantial and compelling reasons therefor; or

          (3) require registration, but such registration information shall not be open to inspection by the public or posted on any internet website, as provided in K.S.A. 22-4909, and amendments thereto. If the court requires registration but such registration is not open to the public, such offender shall provide a copy of such court order to the registering law enforcement agency at the time of registration. The registering law enforcement agency shall forward a copy of such court order to the Kansas bureau of investigation.

          If such offender violates a condition of release during the term of the conditional release, the court may require such offender to register pursuant to paragraph (1).

          (h) Notwithstanding any other provisions of this section, an offender 14 years of age or more who is adjudicated as a juvenile offender for an act which if committed by an adult would constitute a sexually violent crime set forth in K.S.A. 22-4902(c), and amendments thereto, and such crime is an off-grid felony or a felony ranked in severity level 1 of the nondrug grid as provided in K.S.A. 21-4704, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 21-6804, and amendments thereto, shall be required to register for such offender’s lifetime.

          (i) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, if a diversionary agreement or probation order, either adult or juvenile, or a juvenile offender sentencing order, requires registration under the Kansas offender registration act for an offense that would not otherwise require registration as provided in subsection (a)(5) of K.S.A 22-4902, and amendments thereto, then all provisions of the Kansas offender registration act shall apply, except that the duration of registration shall be controlled by such diversionary agreement, probation order or juvenile offender sentencing order.

          (j) The duration of registration does not terminate if the convicted or adjudicated offender again becomes liable to register as provided by the Kansas offender registration act during the required period of registration.

          (k) For any person moving to Kansas who has been convicted or adjudicated in an out of state court, or who was required to register under an out of state law, the duration of registration shall be the length of time required by the out of state jurisdiction or by the Kansas offender registration act, whichever length of time is longer. The provisions of this subsection shall apply to convictions or adjudications prior to June 1, 2006, and to persons who moved to Kansas prior to June l, 2006, and to convictions or adjudications on or after June 1, 2006, and to persons who moved to Kansas on or after June l, 2006.

          (l) For any person residing, maintaining employment or attending school in this state who has been convicted or adjudicated by an out of state court of an offense that is comparable to any crime requiring registration pursuant to the Kansas offender registration act, but who was not required to register in the jurisdiction of conviction or adjudication, the duration of registration shall be the duration required for the comparable offense pursuant to the Kansas offender registration act.

History: L. 1993, ch. 253, § 22; L. 1994, ch. 107, § 5; L. 1997, ch. 181, § 11; L. 1999, ch. 164, § 33; L. 2001, ch. 208, § 13; L. 2002, ch. 55, § 2; L. 2006, ch. 214, § 9; L. 2007, ch. 183, § 4; L. 2010, ch. 155, § 26; L. 2011, ch. 95, § 6, L. 2011, ch. 30, § 145, L. 2012, ch. 149, § 5; L. 2013, ch. 127, § 5; L. 2013, ch. 120, § 30; L. 2017, ch. 78, § 22; July 1.

22-4907. Information required in registration; KBI participation in FBI program.

          (a) Registration as required by the Kansas offender registration act shall consist of a form approved by the Kansas bureau of investigation, which shall include a statement that the requirements provided in this section have been reviewed and explained to the offender, and shall be signed by the offender and, except when such reporting is conducted by certified letter as provided in subsection (b) of K.S.A. 22-4905, and amendments thereto, witnessed by the person registering the offender. Such registration form shall include the following offender information:

          (1) Name and all alias names;

          (2) date and city, state and country of birth, and any alias dates or places of birth;

          (3) title and statute number of each offense or offenses committed, date of each conviction or adjudication and court case numbers for each conviction or adjudication;

          (4) city, county, state or country of conviction or adjudication;

          (5) sex and date of birth or purported age of each victim of all offenses requiring registration;

          (6) current residential address, any anticipated future residence and any temporary lodging information including, but not limited to, address, telephone number and dates of travel for any place in which the offender is staying for seven or more days; and, if transient, the locations where the offender has stayed and frequented since last reporting for registration;

          (7) all telephone numbers at which the offender may be contacted including, but not limited to, all mobile telephone numbers;

          (8) social security number, and all alias social security numbers;

          (9) identifying characteristics such as race, ethnicity, skin tone, sex, age, height, weight, hair and eye color, scars, tattoos and blood type;

          (10) occupation and name, address or addresses and telephone number of employer or employers, and name of any anticipated employer and place of employment;

          (11) all current driver’s licenses or identification cards, including a photocopy of all such driver’s licenses or identification cards and their numbers, states of issuance and expiration dates;

          (12) all vehicle information, including the license plate number, registration number and any other identifier and description of any vehicle owned or operated by the offender, or any vehicle the offender regularly drives, either for personal use or in the course of employment, and information concerning the location or locations such vehicle or vehicles are habitually parked or otherwise kept;

          (13) license plate number, registration number or other identifier and description of any aircraft or watercraft owned or operated by the offender, and information concerning the location or locations such aircraft or watercraft are habitually parked, docked or otherwise kept;

          (14) all professional licenses, designations and certifications;

          (15) documentation of any treatment received for a mental abnormality or personality disorder of the offender; for purposes of documenting the treatment received, registering law enforcement agencies, correctional facility officials, treatment facility officials and courts may rely on information that is readily available to them from existing records and the offender;

          (16) a photograph or photographs;

          (17) fingerprints and palm prints;

          (18) any and all schools and satellite schools attended or expected to be attended and the locations of attendance and telephone number;

          (19) any and all E-mail addresses, online identities used by the offender on the internet, information relating to membership in any and all personal web pages or online social networks ; and internet screen names;

          (20) all travel and immigration documents; and

          (21) name and telephone number of the offender’s probation, parole or community corrections officer.

          (b) the offender shall provide biological samples for DNA analysis to the registering law enforcement agency as required by K.S.A. 21-2511, and amendments thereto. The biological samples shall be in the form using a DNA databank kit authorized by the Kansas bureau of investigation. The registering law enforcement agency shall forward such biological samples to the Kansas bureau of investigation. Prior to taking such sample, the registering law enforcement agency shall search the Kansas criminal justice information system to determine if such person’s DNA profile is currently on file. If such person’s DNA profile is on file with the Kansas bureau of investigation, the registering law enforcement agency is not required to take biological samples.

History: L. 1993, ch. 253, § 23; L. 1996, ch. 224, § 5; L. 1997, ch. 181, § 12; L. 2001, ch. 208, § 14; L. 2007, ch. 183, § 5; L. 2010, ch. 135, § 37; L. 2011, ch. 95, § 7, L. 2012, ch. 149, § 6; L. 2013, ch. 127, § 6; July 1.

22-4908. Person required to register shall not be relieved of further registration.

          No person required to register as an offender pursuant to the Kansas offender registration act shall be granted an order relieving the offender of further registration under this act. This section shall include any person with any out of state conviction or adjudication for an offense that would require registration under the laws of this state.

History: L. 1993, ch. 253, § 24; L. 1994, ch. 107, § 6; L. 1997, ch. 181, § 13; L. 1999, ch. 164, § 34; L. 2001, ch. 208, § 15; L. 2011, ch. 95, § 8, L. 2012, ch. 149, § 7; July 1.

22-4909. Information subject to open records act; nondisclosure of certain information relating to victim.

          (a) Except as prohibited by subsections (c), (d), (e) and (f) of this section and subsections (f) and (g) of K.S.A. 22- 4906, and amendments thereto, the statements or any other information required by the Kansas offender registration act shall be open to inspection by the public at the registering law enforcement agency, at the headquarters of the Kansas bureau of investigation and on any internet website sponsored or created by a registering law enforcement agency or the Kansas bureau of investigation that contains such statements or information, and specifically are subject to the provisions of the Kansas open records act, K.S.A. 45-215 et seq., and amendments thereto.

          (b) Any information posted on an internet website sponsored or created by a registering law enforcement agency or the Kansas bureau of investigation shall identify, in a prominent manner, whether an offender is a sex offender, a violent offender or a drug offender. Such internet websites shall include the following information for each offender:

          (1) Name of the offender, including any aliases;

          (2) address of each residence at which the offender resides or will reside and, if the offender does not have any present or expected residence address, other information about where the offender has their home or habitually lives. If current information of this type is not available because the offender is in violation of the requirement to register or cannot be located, the website must so note;

          (3) temporary lodging information;

          (4) address of any place where the offender is a student or will be a student;

          (5) license plate number and a description of any vehicle owned or operated by the offender, including any aircraft or watercraft;

          (6) physical description of the offender;

          (7) the offense or offenses for which the offender is registered and any other offense for which the offender has been convicted or adjudicated;

          (8) a current photograph of the offender; and

          (9) all professional licenses, designations and certifications.

          (c) Notwithstanding subsection (a), information posted on an internet website sponsored or created by a registering law enforcement agency or the Kansas bureau of investigation shall not contain the address of any place where the offender is an employee or any other information about where the offender works. Such internet website shall contain a statement that employment information is publicly available and may be obtained by contacting the appropriate registering law enforcement agency or by signing up for community notification through the official website of the Kansas bureau of investigation.

          (d) Notwithstanding subsection (a), pursuant to a court finding petitioned by the prosecutor, any offender who is required to register pursuant to the Kansas offender registration act, but has been provided a new identity and relocated under the federal witness security program or who has worked as a confidential informant, or is otherwise a protected witness, shall be required to register pursuant to the Kansas offender registration act, but shall not be subject to public registration.

          (e) Notwithstanding subsection (a), when a court orders expungement of a conviction or adjudication that requires an offender to register pursuant to the Kansas offender registration act, the registration requirement for such conviction or adjudication does not terminate. Such offender shall be required to continue registering pursuant to the Kansas offender registration act, but shall not be subject to public registration. If a court orders expungement of a conviction or adjudication that requires an offender to register pursuant to the Kansas offender registration act, and the offender has any other conviction or adjudication that requires registration, such offender shall be required to register pursuant to the Kansas offender registration act, and the registration for such other conviction or adjudication shall be open to inspection by the public and shall be subject to the provisions of subsection (a), unless such registration has been ordered restricted pursuant to subsection (f) or (g) of K.S.A. 22- 4906, and amendments thereto.

          (f) Notwithstanding subsection (a), the following information shall not be disclosed other than to law enforcement agencies:

          (1) The name, address, telephone number or any other information which specifically and individually identifies the identity of any victim of a registerable offense;

          (2) the social security number of the offender;

          (3) the offender’s criminal history arrests that did not result in convictions or adjudications;

          (4) travel and immigration document numbers of the offender; and

          (5) internet identifiers of the offender.

History: L. 1993, ch. 253, § 25; L. 1994, ch. 107, § 7; L. 1997, ch. 181, § 14; L. 2001, ch. 208, § 16; L. 2006, ch. 214, § 10; L. 2011, ch. 95, § 9, L. 2012, ch. 149, § 8; July 1.

22-4910. Effective date.

          K.S.A. 22-4901 through 22-4910 shall be effective on and after July 1, 1993.

History: L. 1993, ch. 253, § 26; April 29.

22-4911. Cause of action; not created.

          Nothing in the Kansas offender registration act shall create a cause of action against the state or an employee of the state acting within the scope of the employee's employment as a result of requiring an offender to register or an offender's failure to register. This includes, but is not limited to, the person or persons assigned to a registering law enforcement agency to register offenders, and the person or persons assigned to enter all offender information required by the national crime information center into the national sex offender registry system.

History: L. 1999, ch. 164, § 36; L. 2011, ch. 95, § 10, July 1.

22-4913. Offender residency restrictions; prohibition from adopting or enforcing.

          (a) Except as provided in subsection (b), on and after June 1, 2006, cities and counties shall be prohibited from adopting or enforcing any ordinance, resolution or regulation establishing residential restrictions for offenders as defined by K.S.A. 22-4902, and amendments thereto.

          (b) The prohibition in subsection (a), shall not apply to any city or county residential licensing or zoning program for correctional placement residences that includes regulations for the housing of such offenders.

          (c) As used in this section, "correctional placement residence" means a facility that provides residential services for individuals or offenders who reside or have been placed in such facility due to any one of the following situations:

          (1) Prior to, or instead of, being sentenced to prison;

          (2) as a conditional release prior to a hearing;

          (3) as a part of a sentence of confinement of not more than one year;

          (4) in a privately operated facility housing parolees;

          (5) as a deferred sentence when placed in a facility operated by community corrections;

          (6) as a requirement of court-ordered treatment services for alcohol or drug abuse; or

          (7) as part of voluntary treatment services for alcohol or drug abuse.

Correctional placement residence shall not include a single or multi-family dwelling or commercial residential building that provides a residence to staff and persons other than those described in paragraphs (1) through (7).

History: L. 2006, ch. 214, § 2; l. 2008, ch. 57, § 1; L. 2011, ch. 95, § 11, July 1.