California lawmakers moved to make the state the first to outlaw “stealthing.” Lawmakers sent legislation Legislators sent Gov. Gavin Newsom a bill on Tuesday adding the act to the state’s civil definition of sexual battery.
While carbon cap legislation failed to receive consideration in the last legislative session in Connecticut, Senate leaders say the discussions haven’t stopped and the Transportation and Climate Initiative could be part of a larger package to come forward as soon as this month.
Kentucky lawmakers are now in charge of setting COVID-19 policies for the state and have extended the state of emergency. House Joint Resolution 1, the first bill passed in both chambers of the special session, extends the state of emergency until Jan. 15.
Nebraska lawmakers worked under a fast-approaching deadline to come up with new political maps that they’ll consider in a special session beginning next week, but they didn’t offer any specific plans Tuesday for redrawing legislative and congressional districts.