House Committee Acts to Regulate Sexually Oriented Businesses

Yesterday, the Kansas House Federal and State Affairs Committee passed “The Community Defense Act,” legislation that would prevent sexually oriented businesses from building within 1000 feet of churches, schools, parks, and homes.  The Kansas Catholic Conference testified in support of the legislation earlier in the week.  The debate over this bill occurs as Jefferson county contends with the case of a sexually oriented business attempting to build a facility within 1000 feet of a local school.
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