A bill overhauling management and educational programing at Nebraska’s youth rehabilitation and training centers passed July 31. It also mandates that education for any juvenile committed to OJS
Lawmakers approved a bill July 31 creating a checkoff program for Nebraska dry pea and lentil growers. The commission may create general state policies and programs related to the discovery,
A person assisting a child believed to be in imminent danger will be eligible for legal immunity under a bill passed by lawmakers July 31. The bill passed on a 46-0 vote.State law currently
Nebraskans will have more control over their future mental health care under a bill passed by the Legislature July 31. The bill requires two witnesses to the signing of an advance directive.
The Legislature passed a bill July 31 that creates a sexual assault victim’s bill of rights. Any medical professional, peace officer, prosecutor or defense attorney is required to provide a
Senators passed a bill July 31 that makes several changes to existing juvenile justice practices. The bill also authorizes the court to hold a review hearing for any change in placement and issue a
A bill to codify guidelines for youth rehabilitation and treatment centers in Nebraska passed final reading July 31. The bill also prevents the state Department of Health and Human Services from