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  • Introduced
    Jan 13, 2020
  • Passed Legislature
    Aug 11, 2020
  • Signed into Law
    Aug 18, 2020
LB 965
Nebraska Legislature Bill
Recognize American Sign Language, provide for the teaching of American Sign Language in schools and postsecondary educational institutions, and establish a language assessment program for children who are deaf or hard of hearing
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Legislature • Aug 18, 2020: Provisions/portions of LB839 amended into LB965 by AM2234
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  • Aug 18, 2020 | Legislature
    • Provisions/portions of LB839 amended into LB965 by AM2234
  • Aug 18, 2020 | executive
    • Approved by Governor on August 15, 2020
  • Aug 12, 2020 | executive
    • Presented to Governor on August 11, 2020
  • Aug 11, 2020 | Legislature
    • Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1
    • President/Speaker signed
  • Aug 03, 2020 | Legislature
    • Placed on Final Reading
  • Jul 30, 2020 | Legislature
    • Enrollment and Review ER199 adopted
    • McDonnell AM2992 adopted
    • Advanced to Enrollment and Review for Engrossment
  • Jul 28, 2020 | Legislature
    • McDonnell AM2992 filed
  • Mar 10, 2020 | Legislature
    • Placed on Select File with ER199
    • Enrollment and Review ER199 filed
  • Mar 05, 2020 | Legislature
    • Education AM2234 adopted
    • Advanced to Enrollment and Review Initial
  • Feb 25, 2020 | Legislature
    • Speaker priority bill
  • Feb 05, 2020 | Legislature
    • Placed on General File with AM2234
    • Education AM2234 filed
  • Jan 21, 2020 | Legislature
    • Notice of hearing for January 28, 2020
  • Jan 14, 2020 | Legislature
    • Referred to Education Committee
  • Jan 13, 2020 | Legislature
    • Date of introduction