Does This Law Apply to My Organization in Kansas?

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Author: XpertHR Editorial Team

Below are some of the most significant employment-related Kansas laws applying to private employers and who must comply with each law. Be aware that there are other laws an employer might need to follow that are not listed here.


Law1 Covered Employers2
Employment Security Law All employers, with a few exceptions
Kansas Act Against Discrimination (KAAD) Employers with four or more employees
Kansas Age Discrimination in Employment Act (KADEA) Employers with four or more employees
Kansas Criminal History Record Information Statute All employers
Kansas Employer and Employee Relations Act (KEERA) Private employers
Kansas Fair Credit Reporting Act All employers
Kansas False Claims Act (KFCA) All employers
Kansas Indoor Clean Air Act All employers
Kansas Uniform Trade Secrets Act (KUTSA) All employers
Kansas Wage Payment Act All employers
Minimum Wage and Maximum Hours Law All employers not covered by the federal Fair Labor Standards Act
Personal and Family Protection Act All employers
Workers Compensation Act All employers

1Laws link to primary coverage on XpertHR.com; the law may be addressed in other places on XpertHR.com as well.
2Where "All employers" is listed, there may still be limited exceptions, such as agricultural employers or employers that employ only family members.