19-24-3 Endorsements, voter registra-
tion drives and related matters. The costs as-
sociated with any news story, commentary, or ed-
itorial distributed in the ordinary course of
business by a broadcasting station, newspaper or
other periodical publication does not constitute an
in-kind contribution. In addition, costs associated
with nonpartisan activities designed to encourage
individuals to register to vote or to vote do not
constitute in-kind contributions. Finally, the costs
associated with internal organizational communi-
cations of business, labor, professional or other
associations which merely endorse a candidate do
not constitute in-kind contributions. (Authorized
by K.S.A. 1976 Supp. 25-4119a; effective, E-76-
56, Nov. 26, 1975; effective, E-77-20, May 1,
1976; effective Feb. 15, 1977.)