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Federal Religious Freedom Act

Protects Closely-Held Corporations

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Conestoga Wood Specialties 

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*NEW!  On Latest ANPRM  (03/13)

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(The "Accommodations" 05/12)

Tax-Credit Scholarships Support


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LB 14 as introduced in the legislature

The Elementary & Secondary Educational Opportunity Act

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Forecasting the Fiscal Impact:  Full Report

The Supreme Court Rules on Marriage

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NEW:  NCC testimony to

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Regents Authorize Employment
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Cohabiting Partners

Bishops:  Plan Extension Manipulates, Undermines Marriage
What Has Happened?
NCC Statement to Board of Regents (6/8/12)
Bishops' Letter to Each Regent (3-7-12)
Diocesan Newspaper Column (11/18/11)

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LB 380:  NCC Testimony
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LB 485:  
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Access to Prenatal Health Care

for Unborn Children


LB 518:  NCC Testimony in Opposition

Bishops Statement opposing Repeal 1/16/2013

LB 599 Veto Override Vote

LB 599 NCC Statement of Support

LB 599 Poll Results

LB 599 CMS Description Letter

Capitol Correspondent 03-09-2012

Capitol Correspondent 04-27-2012

Bishops Letter to Nebraska's Governor

on Restoring Prenatal Services 3-2-10

2014 Introduced Legislation

LB 675

NCC Testimony in Opposition to LB 675

LR 399

NCC Testimony in Favor of LR 399


LB 543      

.Would Replace Death Penalty
With Life without Parole

NCC Testimony in Support


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