Day 10 bill introduction

Senators introduced 72 bills on Jan. 20, the final day of bill introduction.

LB1042, sponsored by Henderson Sen. Curt Friesen, which would change provisions relating to tax-increment financing;

LB1044, sponsored by Crete Sen. Laura Ebke, which would terminate the Commission of Industrial Relations;

LB1055, sponsored by Omaha Sen. Ernie Chambers, which would open grand jury proceedings to the public as prescribed and change proceedings in cases of death during apprehension by law enforcement officers or while in custody;

LB1056, also sponsored by Chambers, which would adopt the Patient Choice at End of Life Act;

LB1081, sponsored by Lincoln Sen. Kathy Campbell, which would change provisions relating to eligibility for public assistance;

LB1083, sponsored by Gothenburg Sen. Matt Williams, which would adopt the Next Generation Business Growth Act and change funding for tax credits under the Community Development Assistance Act;

LB1089, sponsored by Lincoln Sen. Matt Hansen, which would change the minimum wage for persons compensated by way of gratuities;

LB1095, sponsored by Papillion Sen. Bill Kintner, which would require employer identification numbers and the use of the federal immigration verification system;

LB1097, sponsored by Lincoln Sen. Adam Morfeld, which would change provisions relating to sexual assault forensic testing; and

LB1106, sponsored by Bellevue Sen. Tommy Garrett, which would change civil forfeiture provisions.

A complete list of introduced bills is available at

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