Lawmakers considered bills this session that were intended to encourage workforce development and adjust workers’ compensation benefits.Read more
Updating criminal penalties and modernizing court procedures were among the judiciary-related priorities for lawmakers this session.Read more
Injured first responders can keep their health insurance coverage under a bill passed April 24.Read more
Injured first responders could retain their health insurance coverage under a bill advanced from select file April 10.Read more
Injured first responders could retain their health insurance coverage under a bill advanced from general file March 29.Read more
Senators reconvened Jan. 17 to introduce new bills.
Among the 64 bills introduced were:
LB438, sponsored by Omaha Sen. Sara Howard, which would increase cigarette and tobacco taxes as prescribed and provide for the distribution of funds;Read more