Welcome to the Kansas Department of Credit Unions!  Information on this site is designed to be helpful to the public, credit union members and credit union staff. Suggestions to improve the site may be sent to the KDCU office.

Julie Murray, Administrator


IMPORTANT:  FinCEN Advisory on Elder Financial Exploitation

•  Cybersecurity Information

NEW:  Updated ACET Toolbox (NCUA)

NEW:  FinCEN Analysis Shows Significant Increase in Ransomware Reporting

NCUA Letter to Credit Unions No. 21-CU-15 (Automated Cybersecurity Evaluation Toolbox)

NCUA Risk Alert 22-RISK-01

IMPORTANT:  CISA Provides No-Cost Vulnerability Scanning

IMPORTANT:  Joint Cybersecurity Advisory (U.S., Australia, Canada, New Zealand and U.K.)

IMPORTANT:  Russian State-Sponsored & Criminal Cyber Threats to Critical Infrastructure

CISA, FBI and NSA Joint Cybersecurity Advisory on Russian Cyber Threats

CISA Insights: Implement Cybersecurity Measures Now

CISA Ransomware Guidance and Resources

NCUA FAQs on Ransomware and Supply Chain Risk Management

•  MERIT Information

If your credit union has been notified of an upcoming exam using the NCUA's new Modern Examination & Risk Identification Tool (MERIT), please see KDCU Bulletin 2021-KDCU-CUB-19 for information on how to prepare.  Additional information may be found on the NCUA website.

 •  Field of Membership Forms

On February 25, 2021, Governor Laura Kelly signed into law SB 15, which includes a change to the Kansas field of membership statute (K.S.A.17-2205).  The changes went into effect July 1, 2021.

Below are updated forms for Kansas credit unions interested in changing their field of membership:

Application Supporting Document Checklist and Publication Notice

Application for Change in Field of Membership

Certificate of Bylaw Amendment - Board Vote

•  Kansas Credit Union Act, K.S.A. 17-2201, et seq.

On April 10, 2019, Governor Laura Kelly signed in to law HB 2101.  This bill included many updates and technical amendments to the Kansas Credit Union Act.  The complete Act can be found here with annotations (courtesy of the Kansas Office of Revisor of Statutes).  Additional changes were made by the 2021 Kansas Legislature in SB 15

•  KDCU Credit Union Council

UPDATE:  The next regular meeting of the KDCU Credit Union Council is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 8, 2022, in the KDCU Conference Room, 700 SW Jackson, Suite 803, Topeka, Kansas.  To attend by telephone, call 1-888-585-9008 and enter Conference Room No. 814-015-855.