Day two bill introduction
Senators reconvened Jan. 10 to introduce new bills.
Among the 138 measures introduced were:
LB13, sponsored by Bellevue Sen. Carol Blood, which would provide a sales tax exemption for breast pumps and related supplies and exempt breastfeeding from public indecency offenses;
LB20, sponsored by Albion Sen. Tom Briese, which would require voter approval of public building commission bonds;
LB43, sponsored by Lincoln Sen. Kate Bolz, which would adopt the Sexual Assault Survivors’ Bill of Rights Act;
LB54, sponsored by Kearney Sen. John Lowe, which would change provisions relating to carrying a concealed weapon;
LB103, sponsored by Elkhorn Sen. Lou Ann Linehan, which would change provisions relating to property tax requests;
LB106, sponsored by Adams Sen. Myron Dorn, which would change provisions relating to disclosure of DNA records under the DNA Identification Information Act;
LB110, sponsored by Lincoln Sen. Anna Wishart, which would adopt the Medical Cannabis Act;
LB118, sponsored by La Vista Sen. John Arch, which would provide a procedure to withhold residential addresses of physicians in county records;
LR1CA, sponsored by Omaha Sen. Justin Wayne, which would amend the state constitution to eliminate slavery or involuntary servitude as a punishment for crime; and
LR3CA, sponsored by Bayard Sen. Steve Erdman, which would amend the state constitution to provide income tax credits for property taxes paid.
A complete list of bills introduced thus far is available at NebraskaLegislature.gov. New bills may be introduced for the first 10 legislative days, or until Jan. 23.