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Without going into great detail which would probably bore you here's a quick rundown:
If you'd like to delve into this deeper it's very easy. Just Google: nevada state legislature. Click on to the home page. Click on to "Interim" and start scrolling down. If you find something you'd like to know more about just click on to it and see what's going on. I warn you though. It can be addictive.
For many years my addiction has been the Legislative Commission. This is the group of legislators charged with reviewing and approving the Administrative Regulations among other duties. On the surface the process is simple: the legislature passes laws and the bureaucracy implements them by regulations.
However, the difference between legislative intent and bureaucratic interpretation can sometimes make for really interesting discussions. It's particularly fun to watch legislators who usually can't agree on what day of the week it is come together to tell the representatives from some Department that they worked very hard to craft a compromise on a (whatever) bill and the proposed regulation doesn't even come close to what the legislature intended. The message is usually clear - go back and fix it.
Here are a couple of bits of information that came out of the last Legislative
Commission meeting on 6/28/16:
Read a blurb in the RJ that our new NHL team may be named after me. Some wag suggested it should be called
the NEON KNIGHTS.