3 things to watch for on Legislative Session Day 99

Here are three things to watch for on day 99 of the 2017 Legislative Session.

1. Renewable Portfolio Standard. A proposed amendment to AB206 would require Nevada to obtain at least 50 percent of its energy from renewable sources by 2030. Sponsored by Assemblyman Chris Brooks, D-Las Vegas, the bill is up for a work session in Assembly Commerce and Labor.

2. Euthanasia. The bill to allow doctors to prescribe lethal medication is alive and well. Sponsored by Sen. David Parks, D-Las Vegas, SB261 is up for a work session in Senate Health and Human Services.

3. Nursing mothers. Assemblywoman Ellen Spiegel, D-Henderson, wants to require employers to provide a clean, private place for nursing mothers to express breast milk. AB113 is up in Senate Commerce, Labor and Energy.

Contact Victor Joecks at vjoecks@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-4698. Follow @victorjoecks on Twitter.

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