Nebraska State Constitution Article III-6

Article III-6


Legislature; number of members; annual sessions.

The Legislature shall consist of not more than fifty members and not less than thirty members. The sessions of the Legislature shall be annual except as otherwise provided by this constitution or as may be otherwise provided by law.


  • Neb. Const. art. III, sec. 3 (1875);
  • Amended 1920, Constitutional Convention, 1919-1920, No. 6;
  • Amended 1934, Initiative Measure No. 330;
  • Amended 1970, Laws 1969, c. 415, sec. 1, p. 1424.


Second 1965 reapportionment act sustained as constitutional. League of Nebraska Municipalities v. Marsh, 253 F.Supp. 27 (D. Neb. 1966).

Legislative act of 1965 on apportionment of Legislature was unconstitutional. League of Nebraska Municipalities v. Marsh, 242 F.Supp. 357 (D. Neb. 1965).