Updating criminal penalties and modernizing court procedures were among the judiciary-related priorities for lawmakers this session.Read more
Lawmakers passed a bill May 16 that addresses the rise in human trafficking in the state.Read more
Lawmakers amended and advanced a bill from select file May 5 that would address the rise in human trafficking in the state.Read more
Lawmakers gave first-round approval March 29 to a bill that would address the increase of human trafficking in the state.Read more
Victims of sexual assault could receive civil protection orders under a bill heard by the Judiciary Committee Feb. 23.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