Legislature

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Fending Off Foreclosure

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – Nevada lawmakers want to pull the plug on a program that helps homeowners fend off foreclosure in a sign of just how far the state has come since the Great Recession.

05/17/2015

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Lawmakers Repealing Winery Ban

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – The Nevada Senate has passed a compromise bill that repeals the state’s partial ban on wineries.

05/17/2015

Nevada Governor-elect Brian Sandoval add

Governor And Legislature

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval says he’s optimistic that Nevada lawmakers will reach a deal to fund the state’s budget with only slightly more than a month to go in the state Legislature.

04/19/2015

William Barnes, west coast regional manager for Uber, kicks off service in Las Vegas (photo: T. South/KXNT)

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.

04/15/2015

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Break Up CCSD ?

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – A Nevada panel has passed a bill attempting to break up the Clark County School District.

04/13/2015

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Lawmakers Look At Live Entertainment Tax

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) _ Nevada lawmakers are taking the first step toward reworking a live entertainment tax that many complain is confusing and filled with too many exemptions.

02/08/2015

Former Nevada Assemblyman Steven Brooks (LVMPD photo)

Ex-Nevada Lawmaker Gets 3 Years’ Probation

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former Nevada lawmaker whose arrests and expulsion from the Legislature drew intense interest two years ago has been sentenced to three years’ probation on a felony gun charge. A judge in […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/03/2015

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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.

01/01/2015

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Legislature Moves Toward A Digital World

The state Legislature, which has been criticized at times for hidebound plodding, is about to leap into the ’90s.

06/25/2013

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Sandoval Completes Actions On Legislative Bills

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval has finished making decisions on bills approved by the 2013 Legislature.

06/14/2013

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