ALL MEMBERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND.
Saturday GOLD Committee - 3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Goals of Liquor Dealers committee is open to all members and develops action proposals regarding legislative advocacy, policy development, and member services for consideration by the Board of Directors.
Sunday Board of Directors Meeting - 9:30 a.m. - 12 noon
9:30 a.m. Meeting Call to Order Stacey Harlow, President
Minutes of the Previous Meeting
9:50 a.m. Regional Vice Presidents Reports Janet Wise, Dave Dvorak, Monica Tieben
10:15 a.m. Reports
Membership Report – Nomination of New Members
Member Credit Processing Program update
Retailer Education Program – Trained individual in KC April 17.
GOLD Committee –
10:45 a.m. Legislative Report Amy Campbell
Senate and House Committees and Leadership
Liquor related legislation – HB 2206 Tabled by House Commerce Committee
HB 2199 – conference committee report was sent back to committee by House on a rules violation because it includes HB 2223 - Homebrewing measure that had not passed the full House or the full Senate. Liquor in the Capitol issue was heavily debated. The committee report includes contents of House Sub for SB 7, SB 35, SB 36, SB 203 and HB 2223.
Education and the Courts
www.kslegislature.org Legislative information, bills and calendars.
www.votesmart.org Non-profit website where you can look up your legislative districts if you do not already know them. Can also call your local election office.
11:30 a.m. Old Business
Website – E-Newsletters with links to http://kansasretailer.org
11:45 a.m. New Business
2013 Association Strategies and Activities
2013 Schedule of Events
January 27-28 – Topeka Have GOLD on 27th at 6 pm and morning board meeting and Day at Capitol on the 28th
February 4 – Topeka Amy will present to the luncheon meeting of the KLEAR organization.
February and March – Legislative Visits – Public Hearings will be based on the Legislative schedule.
April 20-21 - Garden City Hosts – Jeff and Mary Arkebauer
August 24-25 - Kansas City or Overland Park – requested bid proposals
October 12-13 - Wichita – Hotel at Old Town