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Nebraska Lawmakers Eye State as Test Site for Self-Driving Cars

Nebraska lawmakers could open the door to self-driving cars and trucks this year with new legislation designed to attract the industry while maintaining public safety. A legislative committee is considering two measures that would let researchers test self-driving vehicles in …

Nebraska Legislature Likely to Revisit Occupational Licensing, Tax Issues in 2018

Expect some new debates on old measures when Nebraska lawmakers return to the Capitol next month for the 2018 session. Senators have spent the last few months tinkering with proposals that stalled last year in hopes of reviving them during …

Nebraska Governor Signs Bill Allowing Direct Payment for Primary Care

Medical patients in Nebraska will have the option to pay doctors directly for consultations and physicals rather than through insurance under a bill signed by Gov. Pete Ricketts. The law allows medical practitioners to offer direct primary care agreements. Supporters …