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Senate Passes Bill Requiring Quicker Reporting Of Bullying In School System

Nevada senators have passed a bill backed by Gov. Brian Sandoval that would implement a broad anti-bullying initiative throughout Nevada’s school system.


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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.