Hearings for Appropriations Committee

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

Appropriations
Date: Monday January 24, 2022
Location: Room 1524
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: Special
Introducer:
Description: Budget bills scheduled at this time for official record purposes. Testimony on the overall budget is appropriate, however testimony on specific issues and/or agencies should be presented at the date scheduled for the relevant agency
Document: LB1011
Introducer: Speaker Hilgers
Description: Provide, change, and eliminate provisions relating to appropriations
Document: LB1012
Introducer: Speaker Hilgers
Description: Provide for funds transfers, create funds, and change and eliminate provisions regarding funds and reimbursement provisions
Document: LB1013
Introducer: Speaker Hilgers
Description: Change provisions relating to the Cash Reserve Fund
Appropriations
Date: Tuesday January 25, 2022
Location: Room 1524
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB1014
Introducer: Speaker Hilgers
Description: Appropriate Federal Funds allocated to the State of Nebraska pursuant to the federal American Rescue Plan Act of 2021
Appropriations
Date: Wednesday January 26, 2022
Location: Room 1003
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: Agency 16
Introducer:
Description: Revenue, Department of
Document: Agency 97
Introducer:
Description: Hemp Commission
Document: Agency 81
Introducer:
Description: Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Document: Agency 28
Introducer:
Description: Veterans' Affairs, Department of
Document: Agency 76
Introducer:
Description: Indian Commission, Nebraska
Document: Agency 32
Introducer:
Description: Educational Lands and Funds, Board of
Document: Agency 47
Introducer:
Description: Educational Telecommunications Commission, Nebraska
Document: Agency 85
Introducer:
Description: Public Employees Retirement Board, Nebraska
Document: LB992
Introducer: Morfeld
Description: Appropriate funds to the Public Employees Retirement Board for a change to the Nebraska Public Employees Retirement System
Appropriations
Date: Thursday January 27, 2022
Location: Room 1003
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: Agency 24
Introducer:
Description: Motor Vehicles, Department of
Document: Agency 27
Introducer:
Description: Transportation, Department of
Document: Agency 31
Introducer:
Description: Military Department
Document: Agency 53
Introducer:
Description: Real Property Appraiser Board
Document: LB751
Introducer: Arch
Description: Change a funding limitation for the Economic Opportunity Program
Document: LB991
Introducer: Morfeld
Description: Appropriate funds to the Department of Transportation to conduct a feasibility study for high-speed commuter rail
Appropriations
Date: Friday January 28, 2022
Location: Room 1003
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: Agency 25
Introducer:
Description: Health and Human Services
Document: LB792
Introducer: Lowe
Description: Appropriate funds to the University of Nebraska for the University of Nebraska Medical Center Rural Health Complex
Document: LB971
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Change the name of the Brain Injury Trust Fund Act to the Brain Injury Assistance Act and change certain provisions in the act
Document: LB782
Introducer: Vargas
Description: Change appropriations for Health Aid to the Department of Health and Human Services
Appropriations
Date: Monday January 31, 2022
Location: Room 1524
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB762
Introducer: Dorn
Description: State intent regarding appropriations to the Department of Health and Human Services for behavioral health services
Document: LB893
Introducer: Stinner
Description: Appropriate funds for provider rate increases for developmental disability services
Document: LB1067
Introducer: Stinner
Description: Appropriate funds to the University of Nebraska for the Behavioral Health Education Center
Document: LB988
Introducer: Stinner
Description: Appropriate funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for a medicaid rate study for assisted-living services
Document: LB989
Introducer: Stinner
Description: Appropriate funds for medicaid nursing facility rates
Document: LB1177
Introducer: Bostar
Description: Appropriate funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for a pilot program for frontline first responders
Document: LB1164
Introducer: Wishart
Description: State intent regarding an increase in reimbursement rates for Child Welfare Aid
Appropriations
Date: Tuesday February 01, 2022
Location: Room 1524
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: Agency 69
Introducer:
Description: Arts Council, Nebraska
Document: Agency 13
Introducer:
Description: Education, Department of
Document: Agency 54
Introducer:
Description: Historical Society, Nebraska State
Document: Agency 33
Introducer:
Description: Game and Parks Commission
Document: LB937
Introducer: Geist
Description: Appropriate funds to the Legislative Council for economic modeling software
Document: LB813
Introducer: Hilkemann
Description: State intent regarding funding for development and improvements along the national rail-trail route
Document: LB1074
Introducer: Bostelman
Description: Create the Surface Water Irrigation Infrastructure Fund and provide for a transfer from the Cash Reserve Fund
Appropriations
Date: Wednesday February 02, 2022
Location: Room 1003
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: Agency 11
Introducer:
Description: Attorney General
Document: Agency 12
Introducer:
Description: State Treasurer
Document: Agency 14
Introducer:
Description: Public Service Commission
Document: Agency 22
Introducer:
Description: Insurance, Department of
Document: Agency 65
Introducer:
Description: Administrative Services, Department of
Document: LB911
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Change the grant amount for the 211 Information and Referral Network
Document: LB1151
Introducer: McCollister
Description: Create the Nebraska Capitol Maintenance, Preservation, Restoration, and Enhancement Fund and provide for a transfer from the Cash Reserve Fund
Document: LB1197
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate funds to the Department of Correctional Services for grants to mentor justice-involved individuals
Appropriations
Date: Thursday February 03, 2022
Location: Room 1003
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: Agency 5
Introducer:
Description: Supreme Court
Document: Agency 46
Introducer:
Description: Correctional Services, Department of
Document: Agency 64
Introducer:
Description: State Patrol, Nebraska
Document: LB1049
Introducer: Kolterman
Description: Appropriate funds to the Supreme Court for the Office of Public Guardian
Document: LB1111
Introducer: McKinney
Description: Appropriate funds to the Supreme Court for community corrections
Appropriations
Date: Tuesday February 08, 2022
Location: Room 1524
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB788
Introducer: Brewer
Description: Change appropriations intent language and matching fund provisions under the Nebraska Rural Projects Act
Document: LB1032
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate funds to the Department of Economic Development for industrial site development
Document: LB1071
Introducer: Williams
Description: Appropriate funds for the workforce housing grant program
Document: LB759
Introducer: Dorn
Description: Change a limitation relating to microloans under the Business Innovation Act
Document: LB1090
Introducer: Dorn
Description: Change award limits under the Business Innovation Act
Document: LB1114
Introducer: McKinney
Description: Change provisions of the Business Innovation Act relating to purposes, funding preferences, and the small business investment program
Document: LB1156
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Increase appropriations to the Department of Economic Development for a grant to development districts
Appropriations
Date: Wednesday February 09, 2022
Location: Room 1003
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB755
Introducer: Brandt
Description: Appropriate federal funds for the Independent Processor Assistance Program
Document: LB970
Introducer: Halloran
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Agriculture for catastrophic livestock mortality and disposal events
Document: LB783
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for the beef processing industry
Document: LB1006
Introducer: Murman
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for construction of new dairy processing plants
Document: LB1277
Introducer: Clements
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development to provide funds to a county agricultural society with facilities within a city of the primary class
Appropriations
Date: Thursday February 10, 2022
Location: Room 1003
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB1232
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate funds from the Cash Reserve Fund to the Department of Economic Development for a capital construction grant for the United States Strategic Command Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications public-private partnership facility
Document: LB1233
Introducer: Sanders
Description: Rename and change provisions relating to the United States Space Command Headquarters Assistance Fund, change provisions relating to the Cash Reserve Fund, and state legislative intent relating to development at Offutt Air Force Base
Document: LB1088
Introducer: Stinner
Description: Change provisions relating to the Nebraska Transformational Project Fund
Document: LB722
Introducer: Hilkemann
Description: Transfer and appropriate funds for lead-based paint hazard control
Appropriations
Date: Friday February 11, 2022
Location: Room 1003
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB1152
Introducer: McCollister
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Administrative Services for repair and restoration of the State Capitol
Document: LB1228
Introducer: Wayne
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Nebraska Tourism Commission for purposes of constructing a museum
Document: LB1195
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development to award sponsorship grants for international competitions to be hosted in Nebraska
Document: LB1202
Introducer: Day
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for a grant to any Nebraska-based soccer team or professional baseball team
Document: LB1224
Introducer: Wayne
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for grants for new and upgraded tourism attractions
Document: LB1229
Introducer: Hilkemann
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development to provide funds to a tax-exempt organization for certain sports and fitness programs, stipends for certain internships, and certain facility rental costs
Appropriations
Date: Monday February 14, 2022
Location: Room 1524
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB1025
Introducer: Wayne
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for the North Omaha Recovery Grant Program
Document: LB1238
Introducer: Vargas
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for the South Omaha Recovery Grant Program
Document: LB1210
Introducer: Slama
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for small businesses located in cities of the second class and villages
Document: LB1120
Introducer: Wayne
Description: Disqualify entities receiving federal funds from a high-population county or city of the metropolitan class from receiving such funds from the state
Document: LB1163
Introducer: Wishart
Description: Change award limitations under the Business Innovation Act and state intent regarding appropriation of federal funds
Appropriations
Date: Tuesday February 15, 2022
Location: Room 1524
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB968
Introducer: Dorn
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for affordable housing and job training
Document: LB1033
Introducer: Arch
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Transportation for the Economic Opportunity Program and to the Department of Economic Development for various programs
Document: LB1070
Introducer: Williams
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for infrastructure related to rural workforce housing
Document: LB1252
Introducer: Vargas
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for middle-income housing
Document: LB940
Introducer: Hansen, M.
Description: Appropriate federal funds for housing
Document: LB1041
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Nebraska Investment Finance Authority for loans for development of affordable housing units
Document: LB1142
Introducer: Vargas
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Nebraska Investment Finance Authority to support the development of affordable housing units
Appropriations
Date: Wednesday February 16, 2022
Location: Room 1003
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB699
Introducer: Kolterman
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for grants to improve technology infrastructure
Document: LB977
Introducer: Slama
Description: Provide for grants from the Site and Building Development Fund for expanding electrical system capacities and a transfer to the fund from the Cash Reserve Fund
Document: LB969
Introducer: Dorn
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Environment and Energy to improve reliability and resiliency of the electric grid
Document: LB1100
Introducer: Bostelman
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for a feasibility study relating to nuclear reactors
Document: LB1125
Introducer: Aguilar
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for new construction of industrial rail yards
Appropriations
Date: Thursday February 17, 2022
Location: Room 1003
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB703
Introducer: Williams
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the University of Nebraska for an agricultural innovation facility
Document: LB721
Introducer: Hilkemann
Description: Appropriate funds for the University of Nebraska Medical Center Rural Health Complex
Document: LB766
Introducer: Kolterman
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the University of Nebraska for pancreatic cancer research
Document: LB904
Introducer: Dorn
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the University of Nebraska for an Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity, and Holland Computer Center facility
Document: LB950
Introducer: DeBoer
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the University of Nebraska for academic medical research and development
Document: LB961
Introducer: Vargas
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the University of Nebraska for the National Counterterrorism Innovation, Technology, and Education Center
Document: LB962
Introducer: Vargas
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the University of Nebraska to construct a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Teaching, Research, and Inquiry-based Learning Center
Document: LB1054
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the University of Nebraska to modernize academic research laboratories and equipment for the College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences at the University of Nebraska at Omaha
Appropriations
Date: Tuesday February 22, 2022
Location: Room 1524
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB996
Introducer: Dorn
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for assisted-living facilities
Document: LB1055
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for premium pay to front-line nurses
Document: LB1089
Introducer: Stinner
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for licensed and medicaid-certified nursing facilities
Document: LB1269
Introducer: Murman
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for repayment of qualified educational debts owed by certain health professionals
Document: LB1183
Introducer: Aguilar
Description: State intent to appropriate federal funds for federally qualified health centers
Document: LB1066
Introducer: Stinner
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services and the University of Nebraska for behavioral health care services
Document: LB1172
Introducer: Hilkemann
Description: Appropriate federal funds for rate increases for certain providers of developmental disabilities services
Appropriations
Date: Wednesday February 23, 2022
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB1267
Introducer: Vargas
Description: Appropriate federal funds for health equity liaisons for various state commissions
Document: LB760
Introducer: Dorn
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for grants to licensed emergency medical services programs
Document: LB1194
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Public Service Commission for public safety answering points and cloud-based software services to process 911 emergency calls
Document: LB1199
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Administrative Services for the Chief Information Officer to provide radios to volunteer departments
Document: LB1257
Introducer: Bostar
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Transportation for grants for electric vehicle direct-current fast charging stations
Appropriations
Date: Thursday February 24, 2022
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB1167
Introducer: Flood
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for internships and expanding and retaining Nebraska's workforce
Document: LB1072
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for a financial success program
Document: LB1063
Introducer: Morfeld
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Labor to increase the number of apprentices and provide premium pay
Document: LB1206
Introducer: Kolterman
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Board of Trustees of the Nebraska State Colleges for infrastructure, technology, and equipment
Appropriations
Date: Friday February 25, 2022
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB867
Introducer: Morfeld
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for Health Aid
Document: LB1221
Introducer: Morfeld
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for remdesivir for patients suffering from COVID-19
Document: LB959
Introducer: McCollister
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for the statewide designated health information exchange
Document: LB1075
Introducer: Stinner
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for technology that will support statewide pediatric mental health services
Document: LB1076
Introducer: Stinner
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services to develop software to streamline coordination of care for children with medically complex conditions
Document: LB1254
Introducer: Hansen, B.
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for services relating to youth who have aged out of the foster care system
Appropriations
Date: Monday February 28, 2022
Location: Room 1524
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB696
Introducer: Blood
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the State Department of Education for school employee retention payments
Document: LB1085
Introducer: Pansing Brooks
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the State Department of Education for career and technical educational student organizations
Document: LB1182
Introducer: Pansing Brooks
Description: Adopt the School Employees Pandemic Protection Act and state intent regarding federal funds
Document: LB1198
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the State Department of Education to provide grants to nonprofit organizations providing programming for mentorship, career exploration, and access to job readiness or postsecondary education
Document: LB1220
Introducer: Morfeld
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the State Department of Education for premium payments for teachers working in underserved communities
Document: LB1240
Introducer: Albrecht
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the State Department of Education to provide family-directed education recovery accounts for low-income children and families
Document: LB1217
Introducer: Walz
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Administrative Services for incentive payments to eligible school employees
Appropriations
Date: Tuesday March 01, 2022
Location: Room 1524
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB1161
Introducer: Wishart
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the State Department of Education for programs and interpreters that provide services to students who are deaf or hard of hearing
Document: LB1162
Introducer: Wishart
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing to support in-person interpreting in rural areas and legal communication access
Document: LB1087
Introducer: Stinner
Description: Appropriate federal funds for Aid to Community Colleges for dual enrollment
Document: LB1079
Introducer: Hansen, B.
Description: State intent to appropriate federal funds for disbursement to Nebraska residents as prepaid debit cards
Document: LB1131
Introducer: Morfeld
Description: State intent to appropriate federal funds for bonus payments for teachers, child care workers, and health care workers
Document: LB1138
Introducer: Vargas
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for local public health departments
Document: LB1203
Introducer: Briese
Description: Appropriate federal funds for child care programs
Appropriations
Date: Wednesday March 02, 2022
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB1141
Introducer: Vargas
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Commission on Public Advocacy for legal representation for indigent clients
Document: LB1002
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for low-income home energy assistance
Document: LB1052
Introducer: Cavanaugh, J.
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for the Nebraska Homeless Assistance Program
Document: LB1159
Introducer: Wishart
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for a model system of care
Document: LB1201
Introducer: DeBoer
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Health and Human Services for grants to nonprofit organizations providing food assistance
Document: LB1193
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Provide limitations regarding federal funds appropriations relating to the federal Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, and the federal American Rescue Plan Act of 2021
Appropriations
Date: Thursday March 03, 2022
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LB1160
Introducer: Wishart
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Environment and Energy for reverse osmosis systems
Document: LB1248
Introducer: Hansen, B.
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Environment and Energy for a municipal water treatment plant
Document: LB1191
Introducer: Brewer
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Commission on Indian Affairs to improve tribal-owned community drinking water
Document: LB1196
Introducer: McDonnell
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the Department of Economic Development for lead service line replacements for a utilities district
Document: LB1048
Introducer: Blood
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the University of Nebraska to evaluate the chemicals released and pollution caused by ethanol production facilities
Document: LB1255
Introducer: Bostar
Description: Appropriate federal funds to the University of Nebraska for an updated climate change report
Appropriations
Date: Friday October 07, 2022
Location: Room 1525
Time: 9:00 AM
Document
Introducer
Description
Document: LR330
Introducer: Linehan
Description: Interim study to determine what percentage should be used to forecast revenue when preparing fiscal notes and determine if state agencies or political subdivisions should use the same percentage
Add Hearing to Calendar Friday October 07, 2022 9:00 AM Friday October 07, 2022 10:00 AM/span> America/Chicago Appropriations hearing for LR330 Interim study to determine what percentage should be used to forecast revenue when preparing fiscal notes and determine if state agencies or political subdivisions should use the same percentage

All hearings are subject to change or rescheduling. Please verify time and place of the hearing with the Clerks Office (402)471-2271 before attending.
Nebraska State Capitol Room 1525 Linehan
Document: LR396
Introducer: Cavanaugh, J.
Description: Interim study to examine the funding needs of the Commission on Public Advocacy and to find a long-term funding solution
Add Hearing to Calendar Friday October 07, 2022 9:00 AM Friday October 07, 2022 10:00 AM/span> America/Chicago Appropriations hearing for LR396 Interim study to examine the funding needs of the Commission on Public Advocacy and to find a long-term funding solution

All hearings are subject to change or rescheduling. Please verify time and place of the hearing with the Clerks Office (402)471-2271 before attending.
Nebraska State Capitol Room 1525 Cavanaugh, J.
Document: LR405
Introducer: Stinner
Description: Interim study to examine the operation of the statewide financial systems by the Accounting Administrator of the accounting division of the Department of Administrative Services and ensure that internal controls are properly implemented
Add Hearing to Calendar Friday October 07, 2022 9:00 AM Friday October 07, 2022 10:00 AM/span> America/Chicago Appropriations hearing for LR405 Interim study to examine the operation of the statewide financial systems by the Accounting Administrator of the accounting division of the Department of Administrative Services and ensure that internal controls are properly implemented

All hearings are subject to change or rescheduling. Please verify time and place of the hearing with the Clerks Office (402)471-2271 before attending.
Nebraska State Capitol Room 1525 Stinner
Document: LR406
Introducer: Stinner
Description: Interim study to examine the implementation of the office of Chief Information Officer's information technology consolidation initiative to ensure efficient use of Nebraska taxpayer resources
Add Hearing to Calendar Friday October 07, 2022 9:00 AM Friday October 07, 2022 10:00 AM/span> America/Chicago Appropriations hearing for LR406 Interim study to examine the implementation of the office of Chief Information Officer's information technology consolidation initiative to ensure efficient use of Nebraska taxpayer resources

All hearings are subject to change or rescheduling. Please verify time and place of the hearing with the Clerks Office (402)471-2271 before attending.
Nebraska State Capitol Room 1525 Stinner