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(Lincoln, Neb.) April 18, 2014 - Gov. Dave Heineman is expected to sign LB 254 into law on Monday. As a result of this law, some health insurance plans in Nebraska will provide coverage for screening, diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorder in a child until the insured child is 21 years old.
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(Lincoln, Neb.) April 16, 2014 - Tomorrow, Gov. Dave Heineman will deliver his 2014 Sine Die Address to the Nebraska Legislature, marking the closing of the second session of the 103rd Legislative Session. Today, previewing his address, Gov. Heineman is highlighting a good legislative session for Nebraska taxpayers, noting meaningful, responsible and sustainable tax relief.
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(Lincoln, Neb.) April 2, 2014 - Today, Gov. Dave Heineman announced that Nebraska taxpayers will receive more than $412 million in tax relief over the next five years. He signed several tax relief bills into law at a news conference where he noted the relief as responsible, meaningful and significant.
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(Lincoln, Neb.) April 18, 2014 - Today, Gov. Dave Heineman was joined by the Nebraska Cattlemen and the Sand County Foundation in announcing the recipient of the 2014 Nebraska Leopold Conservation Award as the Pelster family of Pelster Angus Ranch of Ericson, in central Nebraska. The award is presented annually to private landowners who practice responsible land stewardship and management.
(Lincoln, Neb.) April 18, 2014 - Today, Gov. Dave Heineman designated Al Berndt as the compact administrator for the State of Nebraska. Nebraska joined the Great Plains Interstate Fire Compact, an agreement that lets member states share their firefighters and equipment in an emergency without going to the federal government. According to the compact, each state will designate a person who is responsible for forest first control.
(Lincoln, Neb.) April 16, 2014 - Gov. Dave Heineman is seeking qualified candidates to the newly-expanded Natural Resources Commission. Applicants are encouraged to apply with the Governor's Office.
(Lincoln, Neb.) April 15, 2014 - Today, Gov. Dave Heineman announced his appointment of Rachel Daugherty of Grand Island to the District Court, 5th Judicial District.
(Lincoln, Neb.) April 16, 2014 - Today, Gov. Dave Heineman signed LB 1098 into law which aims to address water management, water quality and flood control issues. The Governor was joined by State Sen. Tom Carlson of Holdrege, who introduced the bill in the 2014 Legislative Session, and State Sen. Mark Christensen of Imperial, who has been a legislative advocate on water issues.
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