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Jacob LaTurner

Republican — Senator — District 13
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Jacob LaTurner represents Senate District 13 in the Kansas Senate, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of six bills, and is the secondary sponsor of 15 bills

2008 22360.0
2012 29175.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Capitol Office:

    Room 135-E
    Kansas State Capitol Building
    300 SW 10th St.
    Topeka, KS 66612
    Phone: 785-296-7370
  • Jacob.LaTurner@senate.ks.gov



News and Blog Coverage

Which direction will state go on ethics?

Gov. Sam Brownback wants to cut funding to the Kansas Governmental Ethics Commission by 9.3 percent, and some lawmakers want to curb the commission’s authority. But at least one state lawmaker wants to strengthen ethics rules and enforcement. Sen. Jacob LaTurner, R-Pittsburg, has proposed a reform package that includes term ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SB 110

    Sales tax exemption for sales of certain machinery and equipment used for automated ice vending machines.

  • SB 98

    Open records, charges limited; open meetings; minutes required.

  • SB 95

    Creating the Kansas unborn child protection from dismemberment abortion act.

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  • SB 45

    Authorizing the carrying of concealed handguns without a license under the personal and family protection act.

  • SB 2

    Authorizing school districts to offer multi-year contracts to teachers.

  • SR 1814

    Parkinson's Awareness Month.

Recent Votes

SB 4

Emergency Final Action - Passed; Yea: 38 Nay: 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3895.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 25.0
SR 1703

Final Action - Adopted; Yea: 36 Nay: 3

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3690.0
•••No: 37.0
•••Other: 12.0
HB 2643

Conference Committee Report was adopted; Yea: 24 Nay: 13

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2460.0
•••No: 1332.0
•••Other: 37.0
SB 63

Conference Committee Report was adopted; Yea: 40 Nay: 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 40100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 231

Conference Committee Report was adopted; Yea: 26 Nay: 13

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2665.0
•••No: 1332.0
•••Other: 12.0
SB 286

Conference Committee Report was adopted; Yea: 35 Nay: 5

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3587.0
•••No: 512.0
•••Other: 00.0
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