Economic development, tax-increment financing, vacant property concerns and updates to laws regarding the governing of municipalities were among the Urban Affairs topics taken up by lawmakers this session.Read more
Gov. Pete Ricketts vetoed an omnibus Urban Affairs measure April 23.Read more
An omnibus Urban Affairs measure was given final approval April 18.Read more
A bill that was amended on general file to become an omnibus Urban Affairs measure was given first-round approval April 3.Read more
A bill intended to clean up language in state law related to the governing of cities was amended on general file March 20.Read more
Senators reconvened Jan. 5 to introduce new bills.
Among the 31 bills introduced were:
LB845, sponsored by Albion Sen. Tom Briese, which would provide for supportive services relating to child custody;Read more