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Uber’s Bumpy Ride

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – A bill that would allow for ride-hailing companies such as Uber in Nevada has failed in the state Senate.


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Sandoval Signs Bill Creating Private-School Scholarships

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – Gov. Brian Sandoval has signed a bill that authorizes scholarships so low- and middle-income families can afford private school. The Republican governor signed AB165 on Monday at the Fourth Ward […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/13/2015

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Nevada Bill Would Make It A Crime To Fraudulently Call 311

Nevada lawmakers are considering a bill that would make it a crime to make a fraudulent report to police on a nonemergency 311 number.


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Nevada Senate Introduces Bill To Regulate Ride-Hailing Firms

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – Lawmakers have introduced a bill that could lead to the regulation of ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft. The Senate Commerce and Labor Committee is sponsoring SB439, which was […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/23/2015

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Bill Would Require Parental Notification For Abortions

A Nevada Republican is sponsoring a bill requiring parental notification before a minor can receive an abortion.


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Utah House Passes Bill Restricting Tattoos On Young People

A scaled-back proposal restricting the tattooing of minors has passed the Utah House of Representatives.


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Bill Bans Anyone Under 18 From Getting Tattoo

A Bill has been proposed in Utah which will ban anyone under the age of 18 from getting a tattoo.


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Legislature To Debate Winery Bans, Speed Limit

The legislative session is a whole month away, but Nevadans can already get a sneak peak at nearly 200 bills and resolutions expected to end up before lawmakers this spring.


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Utah House OKs Bill On Pot-Derived Epilepsy Drug

Utah lawmakers have advanced a measure allowing parents of children who have seizures to legally buy a marijuana-derived drug.


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Arizona Governor To Get Bill On Refusing Service To Gays For Religious Reasons

The Arizona Senate is expected to formally send an already approved bill allowing business owners with strongly held religious beliefs to refuse service to gays to Gov. Jan Brewer as early as Monday.