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Legislature First Day, 1.6

A view of the Nebraska Legislature for the duration of the to start with working day of the 2021 legislative session Wednesday.




The trio of actions aimed at reforming Nebraska’s cattle-model guidelines highlights the third consecutive 7 days of all-working day community hearings on expenses ahead of the 2021 Legislature.

Agriculture Committee members will get testimony on Legislative Payments 572, 571 and 614 at 1:30 p.m. CT Tuesday in Room 1524 of the Point out Capitol in Lincoln.

West central Nebraska citizens can watch Nebraska Academic Television’s livestream telecasts of most hearings by means of the Unicameral web-site at nebraskalegislature.gov.

The coming week’s hearings extend lawmakers’ altered routine, thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, of keeping hearings equally mornings and afternoons immediately after opening just about every day with a brief “pro forma” session.

The 49 senators will choose their very first four-day weekend of their 90-working day “long session” Friday and Feb. 15 for President’s Working day.

Amid notable expenditures from west central Nebraska senators on this week’s hearing plan (all occasions CT):

» Legislative Resolution 13CA, a proposed constitutional modification, would avoid public colleges from raising far more than one particular-third of their funding from assets taxes.

Gordon Sen. Tom Brewer and Bayard Sen. Steve Erdman both sponsor the modification, which the Education and learning Committee will listen to at 9:30 a.m. Monday in Point out Capitol Space 1525.