Current Interim Study Listing

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Document Primary Introducer Committee Description
LR4 Blood Natural Resources Interim study to explore if the development of a more comprehensive water quality study is needed
LR11 Riepe Health and Human Services Interim study to assess the Nebraska medical assistance program and the options for health care reform for Nebraska
LR25 Krist Executive Board Interim study to examine the requirements in the Rules of the Legislature for preparing and delivering fiscal notes
LR28 McDonnell Judiciary Interim study to research how the state and each of the counties handle, process, and test sexual assault evidence collection kits
LR60 Urban Affairs Committee Urban Affairs Interim study to examine issues related to the use of tax-increment financing
LR81 Wayne Urban Affairs Interim study to examine the adoption and enforcement of state fire codes
LR84 Urban Affairs Committee Urban Affairs Interim study to examine the statutes governing some classes of municipalities
LR85 Urban Affairs Committee Urban Affairs Interim study to examine issues under the jurisdiction of the Urban Affairs Committee
LR91 Kolterman Nebraska Retirement Systems Interim study to examine the public employees' retirement systems administered by the Public Employees Retirement Board
LR92 Kolterman Nebraska Retirement Systems Interim study to examine the requirement that the Nebraska Retirement Systems Committee of the Legislature monitor underfunded defined benefit plans administered by political subdivisions
LR109 Larson Urban Affairs Interim study to examine the collection of annual assessments under the Property Assessed Clean Energy Act
LR113 Bolz Appropriations Interim study to examine the long-term fiscal sustainability of the Nebraska Health Care Cash Fund to pay for health care and related services
LR114 Judiciary Committee Judiciary Interim study to examine Nebraska's statutes relating to geriatric or compassionate release laws for elderly inmates
LR122 McCollister Health and Human Services Interim study to examine public assistance programs in Nebraska
LR124 McDonnell Urban Affairs Interim study to examine contracting and procurement by cities of the metropolitan class
LR125 Hughes Natural Resources Interim study to examine public power in Nebraska
LR126 Hughes Natural Resources Interim study to examine the Nebraska Cooperative Republican Platte Enhancement project
LR129 Kolowski Education Interim study to explore best practices for incorporating the study of the Holocaust and other genocides into primary and secondary curriculum
LR130 Groene Education Interim study to examine issues related to the use of substitute teachers
LR131 Riepe Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the distribution and use of federal Title X Program state and federal appropriations
LR132 Murante Government, Military and Veterans Affairs Interim study to examine elections conducted by and on behalf of political subdivisions
LR136 McCollister Transportation and Telecommunications Interim study to examine the effect of the Congressional passage of Joint Resolution, S.J. RES. 34, which disapproved the Federal Communications Commission final rules for Protecting the Privacy of Customers of Broadband and Other Telecommunications Services
LR138 Crawford Urban Affairs Interim study to examine the tools, mechanisms, and funding sources available to municipalities to provide for condemnation or demolition of vacant and abandoned buildings
LR139 Bolz Appropriations Interim study to analyze the best use of the state's child welfare resources in line with its goals
LR140 Bolz Health and Human Services Interim study to examine issues surrounding the Family Finding pilot project
LR141 Bolz Business and Labor Interim study to examine best practices for promoting career education and training that can lead to job readiness for middle-skill positions
LR142 Bolz Health and Human Services Interim study to review the progress of the aging and disability resource center projects and to consider the long-term role of the projects in Nebraska
LR143 Kolowski Business and Labor Interim study to examine pay equity issues
LR144 Howard Business and Labor Interim study to examine the effects of nonstandard and volatile job schedules on Nebraska businesses, workers, and families
LR145 Howard Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the importance of Title IV-E Funds and the federal adoption assistance program
LR146 Murante Government, Military and Veterans Affairs Interim study to examine issues under the jurisdiction of the Government, Military and Veterans Affairs Committee
LR147 Crawford Health and Human Services Interim study to conduct a comprehensive review of the Nebraska State Immunization Information System and to examine opportunities to increase the rate of immunizations reported to the system across the state
LR148 Walz Education Interim study to examine school meal programs in Nebraska
LR149 Linehan Education Interim study to examine the administrative structure and organization of school districts across the state
LR150 Hughes Education Interim study to examine the ratio of administration, faculty, and support staff to student enrollment within secondary education in Nebraska
LR153 Pansing Brooks Judiciary Interim study to examine the existence and practice of conversion therapy in Nebraska for minors
LR154 Howard Health and Human Services Interim study to examine Nebraska's utilization of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families funds
LR155 Howard Education Interim study to examine university campus policies and efforts aimed at reducing incidents of campus sexual violence and protecting the victims of such violence in Nebraska
LR156 Howard Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the ongoing implementation of the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014 and related state law and policy
LR157 Bolz Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the January 1, 2017, implementation of the managed care delivery system for the State of Nebraska and the impact on the state budget
LR158 Williams Banking, Commerce and Insurance Interim study to examine whether the unclaimed property laws of Nebraska should be updated
LR159 Hughes Natural Resources Interim study to examine issues under the jurisdiction of the Natural Resources Committee
LR160 Hughes Urban Affairs Interim study to examine the ability of municipalities in Nebraska to offer relocation incentives to attract new residents
LR161 Smith Revenue Interim study to examine the structure and administration of, and compliance with, state individual income and corporate income taxes
LR162 Smith Revenue Interim study to examine the structure and administration of, and compliance with, state and local sales and use taxes and any other miscellaneous taxes
LR163 Smith Revenue Interim study to examine the structure and administration of, and compliance with, real and personal property taxes
LR164 Quick Appropriations Interim study to examine the need for restoration, development, and capital improvement of sites that attract tourists to and within Nebraska
LR166 Morfeld Education Interim study to examine mental health education provided in Nebraska schools
LR167 Morfeld Health and Human Services Interim study to examine ways to improve the coverage of hearing aid costs for Nebraska families
LR168 Lowe Business and Labor Interim study to examine the feasibility of adopting a workers' compensation drug formulary
LR169 Williams Health and Human Services Interim study to examine whether the birth defects registry laws of Nebraska should be updated
LR170 Groene Education Interim study to examine issues under the jurisdiction of the Education Committee
LR171 Brewer Agriculture Interim study to examine ways to minimize conflict in the availability and utilization of bee forage resources
LR172 Wishart Judiciary Interim study to review recruitment and retention efforts that are currently or could potentially be undertaken by the Dept. of Correctional Services
LR173 Wishart Judiciary Interim study to review the work detail and work release efforts at the community corrections centers
LR174 Friesen Transportation and Telecommunications Interim study to review the implementation of the 911 Service System Act
LR175 Friesen Transportation and Telecommunications Interim study to conduct an examination of issues related to reforming the regulation of basic local exchange service rates charged by local exchange telecommunications carriers subject to the jurisdiction of the Public Service Commission
LR176 Friesen Transportation and Telecommunications Interim study to examine the provision of broadband telecommunication services within the state
LR177 Friesen Transportation and Telecommunications Interim study to review issues under the jurisdiction of the Transportation and Telecommunications Committee
LR178 Kolterman Health and Human Services Interim study to examine existing telehealth and telemedicine systems and capabilities in Nebraska and opportunities to expand usage
LR179 Brasch Agriculture Interim study to examine the application of the Livestock Brand Act to dairy animals and dairy operations located within the mandatory brand inspection area
LR180 Brasch Agriculture Interim study to examine opportunities for increased coordination between the Nebraska Brand Committee and the Dept. of Agriculture
LR181 Ebke Government, Military and Veterans Affairs Interim study to examine recommendations for procedures to be used for a convention of the states under Article V of the U.S. Constitution
LR182 Murante Government, Military and Veterans Affairs Interim study to examine the extent of voter fraud in Nebraska
LR183 Albrecht Business and Labor Interim study to review reimbursement rates for ambulatory surgical centers and outpatient hospitals with respect to provision of workers' compensation services
LR184 Walz Banking, Commerce and Insurance Interim study to examine whether the Real Property Appraiser Act should be amended
LR185 Albrecht Business and Labor Interim study to examine the Farm Labor Contractors Act
LR186 Howard Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the Nebraska Prescription Drug Monitoring Program and how providers access prescription drug data
LR187 Howard Health and Human Services Interim study to determine the strengths and weaknesses of the five primary service areas of the Division of Children and Family Services of the Dept. of Health and Human Services
LR188 Howard Health and Human Services Interim study to review policies and procedures relating to sustainability, organization, and best practices for data collection by the Division of Public Health relating to public health, epidemiology, and syndromic surveillance
LR189 Morfeld Health and Human Services Interim study to examine ways in which Nebraska could increase access to health insurance, including medicaid
LR190 Kuehn Executive Board Interim study to examine the possibility of creating an ethics committee within the Legislature
LR191 Ebke Judiciary Interim study to examine possible legislative reforms to Nebraska's mandatory minimum sentencing laws
LR192 Hilgers Executive Board Interim study to examine the committee system of the Legislature
LR193 Albrecht Agriculture Interim study to determine the impact of increased use of higher level ethanol blends and various policies to incentivize use of such blends
LR194 Hilkemann Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the 407 process as it relates to scope of practice changes for health professions
LR195 Hilkemann Revenue Interim study to examine the system of valuing automobiles for calculation of the motor vehicle tax
LR196 Ebke Judiciary Interim study to track the progress of the Dept. of Correctional Services and to ensure the intentions set forth by the Legislature are being complied with and carried out
LR197 Pansing Brooks Natural Resources Interim study to examine issues surrounding the utilization of wood generated from the emerald ash borer infestation
LR198 Pansing Brooks Judiciary Interim study to examine the impact of incarceration on children in Nebraska
LR199 Crawford Executive Board Interim study to conduct a review of staff structure, training processes, and roles and responsibilities as they relate to support staff of the standing committees of the Legislature and the Legislative Research Office
LR200 Linehan Education Interim study to examine issues related to dual enrollment and other courses that allow a student to obtain both high school and postsecondary education credit for such course
LR201 Linehan Business and Labor Interim study to review reimbursement rates for ambulatory surgical centers and outpatient hospitals with respect to workers' compensation services in Nebraska
LR202 Kolterman Nebraska Retirement Systems Interim study to examine bona fide severance of employment compliance requirements under the Internal Revenue Code as related to maintaining section 401 (a) qualified defined benefit retirement plans
LR203 Friesen Transportation and Telecommunications Interim study to examine issues surrounding the relocation of utilities within the public right-of-way
LR204 Larson General Affairs Interim study to examine the structure for license fees under the Nebraska Liquor Control Act
LR205 Larson General Affairs Interim study to examine issues under the jurisdiction of the General Affairs Committee
LR206 Wayne Government, Military and Veterans Affairs Interim study to examine the potential for counties to have additional authority to pass ordinances within county boundaries
LR207 Wayne Health and Human Services Interim study to examine public health issues related to drugs, alcohol, and sexually transmitted diseases in Douglas County
LR208 McCollister Judiciary Interim study to examine the cost of telephone calls made by people housed in county jails in Nebraska
LR209 Stinner Appropriations Interim study to examine the volatility of Nebraska's revenue portfolio to determine a set of evidence-based savings targets for the Cash Reserve Fund
LR210 Stinner Appropriations Interim study to examine fiscal distress among local political subdivisions in Nebraska and how the Legislature could establish an early warning system to identify and respond to such fiscal distress
LR211 Wayne Natural Resources Interim study to examine giving consumers a choice among electricity supply options and greater information concerning their service and billing options
LR212 Morfeld Education Interim study to identify K-12 and postsecondary education resources to meet industry needs in preparing students for employment in careers requiring knowledge and skills in science, technology, engineering, and math with an emphasis on jobs in the biosciences sector
LR213 Wishart Transportation and Telecommunications Interim study to examine state funding for Nebraska airports and specifically funding for airport capital improvement
LR214 Wayne Transportation and Telecommunications Interim study to examine contracting and procurement by the Dept. of Roads
LR215 Hilgers Transportation and Telecommunications Interim study to examine the feasibility of a pilot project involving autonomous shuttles in a city of the primary class
LR216 Pansing Brooks Judiciary Interim study to examine the policies, practices, and laws that govern the safeguarding and sealing of juvenile records
LR217 Riepe Education Interim study to examine the programs and majors offered by the University of Nebraska at the Lincoln, Omaha, and Kearney campuses
LR218 Riepe Education Interim study to examine the feasibility of consolidating the University of Nebraska Medical Center and the University of Nebraska at Omaha to create a single University of Nebraska institution in Omaha
LR219 Hansen Judiciary Interim study to examine the effectiveness of section 29-901, which relates to the imposition of bail, and section 29-2206, which relates to the imposition of fines, fees, and court costs
LR220 Hansen Judiciary Interim study to investigate the purpose and benefits of creating conviction integrity units in Nebraska
LR221 Hansen Judiciary Interim study to examine possible reforms to Nebraska's sentencing laws to accommodate an option of deferred judgment probation
LR222 Pansing Brooks Education Interim study to examine dyslexia and reading literacy in Nebraska
LR223 Blood Government, Military and Veterans Affairs Interim study to examine Nebraska statutes governing the use of personally identifiable information
LR224 Blood Revenue Interim study to examine cross-county assessment and collection of ad valorem taxes
LR225 Harr Appropriations Interim study to assess the condition of property related to Willa Cather as described in section 82-129
LR226 Health and Human Services Committee Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the educational and credentialing requirements and the process of applying for and obtaining an electrology license for Nebraska
LR227 Health and Human Services Committee Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the educational and credentialing requirements and the process of applying for and obtaining a nail technology license for Nebraska
LR228 Health and Human Services Committee Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the educational and credentialing requirements and the process of applying for and obtaining a massage therapy license for Nebraska
LR229 Health and Human Services Committee Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the educational and credentialing requirements and the process of applying for and obtaining a barbering license for Nebraska
LR230 Health and Human Services Committee Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the educational and credentialing requirements and the process of applying for and obtaining an esthetics license for Nebraska
LR231 Health and Human Services Committee Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the educational and credentialing requirements and the process of applying for and obtaining a license to practice body art for Nebraska
LR232 Health and Human Services Committee Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the educational and credentialing requirements and the process of applying for and obtaining a cosmetology license for Nebraska
LR233 Health and Human Services Committee Health and Human Services Interim study to review the experiences of medicaid-eligible populations receiving long-term care services and support and identify the necessary practices and protocols for a managed care program
LR234 Health and Human Services Committee Health and Human Services Interim study to examine reports submitted by the Division of Behavioral Health and behavioral health regions
LR235 Health and Human Services Committee Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the internal processes of the Dept. of Health and Human Services relating to the report of the Auditor of Public Accounts
LR236 Health and Human Services Committee Health and Human Services Interim study to examine the workload studies used by the Dept. of Health and Human Services to understand current staffing needs
LR237 Groene Natural Resources Interim study to examine all aspects and the history of the Nebraska Cooperative Republican Platte Enhancement project
LR238 Stinner Appropriations Interim study to examine the feasibility of acquiring funding for behavioral and mental health internship programs at the doctoral level in rural Nebraska
LR239 Kolowski Natural Resources Interim study to examine issues related to solar energy development in Nebraska
LR240 Brewer Revenue Interim study to examine the issues raised by LB121, 2017, related to taxation of military benefits
LR241 Vargas Judiciary Interim study to examine the distribution and use of funds from the Federal Title X program
LR242 Kuehn Appropriations Interim study to examine the feasibility of zero-based budgeting for state agencies
LR243 Wayne Judiciary Interim study to examine issues related to eminent domain and property rights
LR245 Brewer Natural Resources Interim study to examine issues raised by LB504, 2017, related to placing a moratorium on industrial development of wind energy projects