State offers new hotline, text and chat options for legislative questions

If you have questions about a new law, wonder about the process of state government, or want to get a message to your lawmaker, a new hotline is available. Kansas residents can call 800-432-3924 for answers about legislation, legislative procedure and other aspects of state government.

Lines are open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Calls are answered by experienced reference and research librarians at the State Library of Kansas and kept confidential.

Callers can leave brief messages for legislators and request copies of bills, calendars, journals, committee agendas, voting records, and other legislative documents.

Residents also can text questions to 785-256-0733, instant message at or visit the state library on the third floor of the state capitol building in Topeka.