Key Votes

LB 1 - Establishing an Age Limit on Safe Haven Law - Key Vote

Nebraska Key Votes

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Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (43-5) - (Key vote)

Title: Establishing an Age Limit on Safe Haven Law

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill to limit the age at which a child can legally be left in the custody of a Nebraska hospital employee to thirty days old or younger.

Note:

NOTE: A BILL WITH AN EMERGENCY CLAUSE REQUIRES A SEPARATE TWO-THIRDS VOTE OF THE LEGISLATURE FOR THE CLAUSE TO PASS. IF THE CLAUSE IS PASSED, THE BILL GOES INTO EFFECT IMMEDIATELY UPON THE GOVERNOR'S SIGNATURE.

NOTE: THIS IS A BILL PROPOSED BY THE GOVERNOR, AND THEREFORE THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE IS LISTED AS AN OFFICIAL SPONSOR, BUT IT IS NOT A PROPOSAL OFFERED BY THE SPEAKER, BUT RATHER INTRODUCED ON THE GOVERNOR'S BEHALF.

Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Establishing an Age Limit on Safe Haven Law

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Establishing an Age Limit on Safe Haven Law

Sponsors

  • Mike Flood (NE - N) (Out Of Office)