Immigration

2019 Legislature in Review

The Kansas Catholic Conference 2019 Legislative Review If the 2019 Kansas Legislative “Veto Session” ended at 3:08 a.m. on Sunday, May 5, our next round of work at the Kansas Catholic Conference began at 3:09 a.m.! This may be a bit of an exaggeration, but not by much.  The point is that our work never …

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Kansas Bishops Issue Statement on In-State Tuition Legislation

March 21, 2013 Yesterday, the House Federal and State Affairs Committee held a hearing on HB 2192, legislation that would deny in-state tuition rates to those living in Kansas without legal documentation.  The bill would have the effect of denying in-state tuition to the children of those here illegally.  The Kansas Bishops submitted a joint …

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House Committee Passes Bill Ending In-State Tuition for Those Here Illegally

February 11, 2011 The House Federal & State Affairs Committee voted in favor of legislation to end in-state tuition rates for illegal immigrants Thursday.  Kansas’s four Catholic bishops submitted a joint statement to the Committee urging legislators to show compassion to young adults who in many cases were brought to Kansas at an early age …

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