legislature News

Nebraska Lawmakers Pushing Traffic-Safety Measures

Motorists and passengers who ride without a seat belt could face a $100 fine in Nebraska, and might even see their insurance rates increase if a bill in the Legislature becomes law. Nebraska lawmakers are proposing a series of traffic …

More than 2,400 Bills Filed for 2013 Oklahoma Legislative Session

Members of the Oklahoma House and Senate have filed more than 2,400 bills and resolutions to consider in the 2013 Legislature. The measures were filed prior to the Jan. 17, 4 p.m. deadline for state lawmakers to file legislation. Lawmakers …

Oregon Senate Passes Car Sharing Bill

In a seeming effort to encourage green behavior, Oregon senators have approved a bill that would remove some of the barriers to developing community car sharing programs. House Bill 3149 establishes standards for personal vehicle sharing programs, and requires personal …