Senator Murman's Legislative update
January 6, 2022
The Nebraska Legislature will began Wednesday. This will be a “short” 60-day session scheduled to end on April 20. A number of bills from last year that did not pass will “carryover” to this session, and senators will have 10 legislative days to introduce new bills.
A big area of interest for the session will be the use of federal stimulus dollars provided to Nebraska under the “American Rescue Plan Act of 2021” (ARPA) through multiple funding streams. While the total money eligible to be awarded to all 93 counties, four metro cities, 525 localities and the state is approxima...