Hearings for February 27th, 2017

105th Legislature, 1st Regular Session - Day 36

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The order of the bills listed may not be the order in which they are heard that day in committee.

Appropriations
Location: Room 1524
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
Agency 51 University of Nebraska System
LB71 Pansing Brooks Change appropriations relating to the Nebraska Tree Recovery Program
LB242 Bolz Appropriate funds for the recruitment of students who study to become behavioral health professionals
LB302 Crawford State intent to appropriate funds for psychiatric and behavioral health medicine fellowships
LB303 Crawford Appropriate funds to the University of Nebraska to fund behavioral health internships
LB514 Bolz State intent to appropriate funds for a Justice Reinvestment Initiative Coordinator

Banking, Commerce and Insurance
Location: Room 1507
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB324 Kolterman Adopt the Pharmacy Benefit Fairness and Transparency Act
LB604 Riepe Adopt the Nebraska Right to Shop Act and place duties on insurance carriers

Business and Labor
Location: Room 2102
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB354 Kolowski Adopt the Wage Disclosure Act
LB211 Hansen Change the minimum wage for persons compensated by way of gratuities
LB244 Bolz Change provisions relating to mental injury and mental illness for workers' compensation
LB553 Lowe Provide for a nonelection of coverage under the Nebraska Workers' Compensation Act
LB507 Albrecht Eliminate the Farm Labor Contractors Act

Education
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB398 Wayne Provide requirements for public school districts relating to swimming activities
LB569 Friesen Establish the Community College Task Force and sunset community college levies
LB490 Walz Adopt the College Choice Grant Program Act

Nebraska Retirement Systems
Location: Room 1510
Time: 4:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB31 Kolterman Change school retirement plan provisions relating to service credits
LB415 Kolterman Change provisions relating to certain retirement plans as prescribed

Transportation and Telecommunications
Location: Room 1113
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB40 Hilkemann Prohibit use of an interactive wireless communication device by a school bus operator as prescribed
LB41 Hilkemann Change child passenger restraint system enforcement from a secondary to a primary offense
LB42 Hilkemann Change occupant protection system provisions for children and adopt certain federal safety provisions
LB279 Hilkemann Require lap-shoulder belts on school buses as prescribed
LB471 Kolowski Provide for enforcement of the prohibition against using a handheld wireless communication device as a primary action