Legislation Alerts

SB 247 - Update for Week of January 20 2019

Bill 247 authored by Senator Niemeyer is needed for CAFO Inspections in a timely manner. Referred to Senate Environmental Committee Senator Messmer Chr S 48 has not been scheduled for a Hearing. 
 

SB 270 - Public Officials and Conflicts of Interest -Update for Week of January 28 2019

Bill 270 is scheduled for Second Reading with the full Senate for January 31 (session starts at 1:30 pm).  The bill was heard in the Senate Committee on Local Government on Jan 24 and received a vote of 8-0 in favor of passage.  Bill authored by Senator Head.  This bill would require recusal of local government officials -good conflict of interest bill. 
 
 

SB 91 - Update for Week of January 20 2019

Bill 91 that I had mentioned in last email has not been scheduled for a Hearing.  The bill was referred to Elections Committee.  Senator Walker S 41 is Chr. of Committee.
 

SB 142 - Update for Week of January 20 2019

Bill 142 authored by Senator Bohacek is to be heard on Jan 24th upon adjournment of Senate.  We need this bill to protect our counties.
 

HB 1576 - Update for Week of January 20 2019

House Bill 1576 Animal Abuse Registry authored by Rep Reardon.  A good bill. Might help prevent those who abuse animals from working with animals in any job.   Referred to Committee Courts and Criminal Code.  Rep McNamara is Chr. of Committee.