The Kansas Silver Haired Legislature (KSHL) is composed of 125 representatives across the state of Kansas. SHL members develop bills and resolutions which are presented to the Kansas Legislature and Governor as recommendations for state policy.
- Be at least 60 years of age when filing for candidacy.
- Be a resident of the county and/or district in which candidacy is sought.
- Be a registered voter in the state of Kansas.
- Be willing to participate in all activities required and expected of KSHL.
The potential candidate must complete an official registration packet. Along with the packet, the candidate must either obtain fifty (50) signatures from 60+ age registered voters who live within the appropriate area OR submit a filing fee of $25 in lieu of the petition.
You may request a registration packet by contacting Linda Ramirez, SHL Liaison at 913-573-8531. Completed registration packets must be submitted to the Area Agency on Aging no later than February 22, 2019, 5:00 pm.