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Assembly Committee Kills Gun Bills Without Votes

Updated: 04/12/2013 - A bill allowing people with concealed weapon permits to carry guns on Nevada college campuses appears doomed to the same fate two years ago, going down in defeat without a committee vote.

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Senate Committee Clears Pair of Gun Bills

Posted: 04/12/2013 - Nevada lawmakers have endorsed two bills restricting access to firearms for mentally ill people when it is determined they are a danger to themselves or others.

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Legislators Face Key Deadline

Updated: 04/11/2013 - State legislators passed several highly-anticipated bills this week as a key deadline nears. Friday, unless given an exemption, bills must pass out of committees.

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Voter Photo Bill Goes to Senate Finance

Posted: 04/11/2013 - A Senate committee is taking a pass on Secretary of State Ross Miller's plan to digitize Nevada polling records and add voter photos to the database.

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Reid: Tough Work Begins Now on Gun Control

Posted: 04/11/2013 - Supporters of tougher gun laws have won a key vote in the Senate -- but according to Majority Leader Harry Reid, "The hard work starts now."

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Senate Committee Approves Brianna's Law

Posted: 04/11/2013 - The Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously approved a measure to collect DNA from anyone arrested on felony charges at the time of arrest.

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Senate Panel Amends, Passes Gay Marriage Bill

Updated: 04/11/2013 - A measure to allow gay marriage in Nevada has passed a legislative committee, the first step on a long road to repealing a ban enacted by voters a decade ago.

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Nine Candidates Apply to Replace Brooks

Updated: 04/10/2013 - Clark County officials say nine people have applied to replace expelled Assemblyman Steven Brooks in the Nevada Legislature.

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Assembly OKs Burning Man Bill

Updated: 04/10/2013 - A Nevada legislative panel has narrowly approved a bill to prevent rural Pershing County from imposing its own rules and fees on the Burning Man festival held annually on the Black Rock Desert.

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Obama Sends Congress $3.8T Spending Plan

Updated: 04/10/2013 - President Barack Obama is sending Congress a $3.8 trillion spending blueprint that strives to achieve a "grand bargain" to tame runaway deficits. It would raise taxes on the wealthy and trim popular benefit programs including as Social Security and Medicare.

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Senators Reach Deal on Gun Background Checks

Posted: 04/10/2013 - Two pivotal senators have announced a bipartisan deal on expanding background checks to more gun buyers. The agreement could build support for President Barack Obama's drive to curb firearms violence.

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California Court Hearing Delayed for Brooks

Updated: 04/10/2013 - A court hearing in California has been postponed to next month for a former Las Vegas-area lawmaker jailed on felony charges following a freeway chase and violent struggle with police the same day he was expelled from the Nevada state Assembly.

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Reid Sets Showdown Gun Vote for Thursday

Posted: 04/09/2013 - The Senate's top Democrat says there will be a showdown vote on Thursday on his party's effort to enact new gun restrictions.

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Committee Passes Major Sex Trafficking Bill

Posted: 04/09/2013 - Nevada lawmakers continue their drive for anti-sex trafficking legislation by passing the session's most comprehensive bill on the subject.

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Brooks Due for Hearing in California Court

Posted: 04/09/2013 - A former Las Vegas-area elected official is due in a California court on felony charges stemming from a freeway chase that ended with a violent struggle with police the same day he was expelled from the Nevada state Assembly.

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Washoe School Tax Up For Vote in Committee

Posted: 04/09/2013 - Washoe County School District officials will be keeping their fingers crossed as the Assembly Taxation Committee is poised to vote on AB46.

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Bill Seeks Faster Reporting of Mental Petitions

Posted: 04/09/2013 - A bill that would trigger faster reporting to prevent people suffering from mental illness to obtain guns is up for a hearing before a Nevada legislative committee.

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Nevada Students Seek Representation

Updated: 04/08/2013 - They're the ones directly affected by decisions made by Nevada's Board of Regents who govern over the state's higher education system. But in the past students have had little input, and now they say it's time a student sits on the Board.

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