This week, Governor Lombardo signed two new executive orders:
In Executive Order 2023-003, Governor Lombardo ordered freezing the issuance of new regulations and requiring a review of existing regulations by all executive branch agencies, departments, boards and commissions.
In Executive Order 2023-004, Governor Lombardo directed all Nevada occupational and professional licensing boards to suspend the issuance of any new regulations, show cause for all occupational licensing requirements and to provide a recommended pathway for facilitating licensure reciprocity.
Since taking office, Governor Lombardo has signed two other Executive Orders:
Executive Order 2023-001 rescinds all COVID-19 declarations, orders, and emergency directives.
Executive Order 23-002 directs the Department of Administration to review and make recommendations to improve rules for hiring, retention, and promotion procedures for state employees.
Session Begins: February 6 (24 days)
120 Day Calendar
The list of Bill Draft Requests (BDRs) is available on the Legislature’s website. As of January 13th 2023, 895 BDRs have been submitted by various entities to the Legislative Counsel for drafting. Additionally, 138 bills have been pre-filed and are available on the legislative website.
State Agency and Local Government Updates