Updating criminal penalties and modernizing court procedures were among the judiciary-related priorities for lawmakers this session.Read more
A bill that provides legal immunity to anyone seeking help for a drug overdose was passed April 24.Read more
A bill that would provide legal immunity to anyone seeking help for a drug overdose was amended March 30 to include provisions of several bills addressing controlled substances.Read more
The Judiciary Committee heard testimony Jan. 25 on a bill that would proactively reschedule a drug designed to treat certain types of childhood epilepsy.Read more
Senators reconvened Jan. 10 to introduce new bills.
Among the 67 bills introduced were:
LB167, sponsored by Crete Sen. Laura Ebke, which would include cannabidiol as a Schedule V controlled substance;Read more