2017 Kansas Statutes
Chapter 76 STATE INSTITUTIONS AND AGENCIES; HISTORICAL PROPERTY
Article 7 STATE EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS; MANAGEMENT AND OPERATION
76-780 General powers, duties and functions of state board of regents.
76-780. General powers, duties and functions of state board of regents. The board of regents shall have all the powers necessary to carry out the purposes and provisions of this act, including, without limitation, the following powers:
(a) To make and execute contracts, guarantees or any other instruments and agreements necessary or convenient for the exercise of its powers and functions under authority of this act including, without limitation, the power to make and execute contracts with respect to the operation and management of scientific research and development facilities;
(b) to borrow money from the Kansas development finance authority to finance the costs of acquiring, constructing and equipping scientific research and development facilities and to pledge any or all revenues derived from any scientific research and development facilities to the repayment of such borrowed money, including moneys credited to the sponsored research overhead funds and other special revenue funds of the state educational institutions having jurisdiction over such scientific research and development facilities;
(c) to purchase, lease, trade, exchange or otherwise acquire, maintain, hold, improve, mortgage, sell, lease, and dispose of scientific research and development facilities and any interest therein and to maintain, hold, improve, mortgage, lease and otherwise transfer such scientific research and development facilities;
(d) to contract for and to accept any gifts, grants and loans of funds, property, or any other aid in any form from the federal government, the state, any state agency, or any other source, or any combination thereof, and to comply with the provisions of the terms and conditions thereof;
(e) to acquire space, equipment, services, supplies and insurance necessary to carry out the purposes of this act, except that scientific research and development facilities shall be included under insurance coverage acquired for state buildings and facilities;
(f) do any and all things necessary or convenient to exercise the powers authorized by this act; and
(g) to participate in joint ventures with individuals, corporations, governmental bodies or agencies, partnerships, associations, insurers or other entities to facilitate any activities or programs consistent with the public purpose and intent of this act.
History: L. 2002, ch. 120, § 4; May 23.