Committee hearings for week of February 14th

Public hearings are in full swing for the 2022 legislative session! We urge you to voice your support or opposition by testifying at the committee hearing or submitting an online written comment. Note that to be included in the legislative record, online comments are due by noon the business day

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Hearing on emergency rental assistance scheduled 

Next Friday, February 11th, the Urban Affairs Committee will hold a hearing on the state’s failure to apply for the latest round of emergency rental assistance available through the federal government. The committee will take testimony from the public on an amendment filed by Sen. Matt Hansen onto LB446. The amendment (AM1737)

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Ways to take action on upcoming committee hearings and more

Take action to secure emergency rental assistance The state has failed to apply for additional federal emergency rental assistance (ERA), leaving millions of dollars on the table that could help struggling Nebraskans. The Treasury Department extended the application deadline to March 30, 2022, to allow us to still apply. Nebraska

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