LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers will transition from committee hearings to mostly daylong debate on Wednesday.
Speaker Greg Adams reminded state senators of the change on Monday.
Wednesday is the 50th day of the 90-day 2013 legislative session.
mid-January the Legislature has been debating in the morning only and
adjourning around noon. Senators then have been going to committees to
hear testimony on bills.
The Appropriations Committee met Tuesday
to continue discussing funding for Department of Health and Human
Services programs. The committee began considering department
appropriations on Monday.
The Nebraska Retirement Systems Committee on Wednesday will hold the last scheduled public hearing of the session.