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Paid leave, prison reform, health measures among dozens of state laws taking effect with new year

Housing for people experiencing homelessness, paid family leave for state employees, and “human composting” are among issues addressed in new Nevada laws that took effect January 1. Eighty-five bills enacted during the 2023 Legislative Session went into effect with the new year, including several measures designed to address barriers to building more affordable and low income housing.

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Feds announce new funding to restore Las Vegas Wash

On Tuesday, the U.S Department of the Interior announced more than $51 million in funding from President Biden’s Investing in America agenda for 18 projects in eight states to restore and protect aquatic ecosystems, including the Las Vegas Wash wetlands.

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Paid leave, prison reform, health measures among dozens of state laws taking effect with new year

Housing for people experiencing homelessness, paid family leave for state employees, and “human composting” are among issues addressed in new Nevada laws that took effect January 1. Eighty-five bills enacted during the 2023 Legislative Session went into effect with the new year, including several measures designed to address barriers to building more affordable and low income housing.

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Feds announce new funding to restore Las Vegas Wash

On Tuesday, the U.S Department of the Interior announced more than $51 million in funding from President Biden’s Investing in America agenda for 18 projects in eight states to restore and protect aquatic ecosystems, including the Las Vegas Wash wetlands.

Read More »