107 bills introduced on 1st day of session

Posted at 4:05 PM, Jan 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-06 17:05:39-05

On the first day of the 2016 legislative session, Nebraska lawmakers filled 107 bills.

The deadline to submit new bills for the 60-day session is Jan. 20.

You can find a full list of introduced legislation here.

Below are some of the bills filed Wednesday:

LB767 - Introduced by Sen. Tommy Garrett

Prohibit dismemberment abortion as prescribed and provide for civil and criminal penalties.

LB754 - Introduced by Sen. Sue Crawford

Establish a Military and Veterans Commission to help Nebraska preserve and protect military installations, including Offutt Air Force Base.

LB750 - Introduced by Sen. Brett Lindstrom

Protect whistleblowing in the health care profession.