Omaha business owner Kathleen Kauth will fill the Legislative District 31 seat left vacant by the death of Sen. Rich Pahls in April. Gov. Pete Ricketts announced the appointment at a June 7 press conference.Read more
Gov. Pete Ricketts announced May 16 that he is seeking applicants to fill the legislative seat of the late Sen. Rich Pahls.Read more
Sen. Rich Pahls of Omaha has died after a brief illness.Read more
Parking facilities for convention centers and arenas qualify for state turnback tax assistance under a bill passed by senators April 13.Read more
Parking facilities for convention centers and arenas would qualify for state turnback tax assistance under a bill advanced from general file March 31.Read more
The Judiciary Committee heard testimony Jan. 21 on a bill that would change the statute of limitations for child sexual assault cases.Read more
Nebraska insurers would be restricted in the use of aftermarket parts for certain vehicles under a bill considered Feb. 16 by the Banking, Commerce and Insurance Committee.Read more
When Omaha Sen. Rich Pahls left the Legislature in 2013, he gave away many of his things — information packets, personal effects.
“I thought I was finished,” Pahls said of being term limited eight years ago.
His new office is a little bare, but ready to be filled as Pahls begins his third term at the Capitol.Read more
Senators reconvened Jan. 13 to continue introduction of new bills.
Among the 68 measures introduced were:
LB314, sponsored by Omaha Sen. Rich Pahls, which would change provisions related to insurance coverage of telehealth;Read more
Lawmakers passed a bill April 2 that adds categories to the annual tax review report produced by the state DepartmentRead more
Senators passed a bill March 30 that updates and amends the state’s consumer finance laws. LB965, introduced by Boys TownRead more
Lawmakers advanced a bill from general file March 6 that would add categories to the annual tax review report producedRead more
Senators advanced a bill from general file March 5 that would update and amend the state’s consumer finance laws. LB965,Read more
A bill designed to authorize state and local political subdivisions’ use of deposit placement services passed March 1. LB836, sponsoredRead more
A bill designed to authorize state and local political subdivisions use of deposit placement services advanced to select file Feb.Read more