Governor Steve Sisolak

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On August 13, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued the following statement after Nevada’s COVID-19 death toll surpassed 1,000. ...
On August 7, 2020
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak signed Senate Bill 1 (SB1), allowing for certain courts to grant stays for certain types of evictions. ...
On August 11, 2020
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak, joined virtually by stakeholders and community supporters, signed Senate Bill 4 (SB4), an act relating to public health geared towards worker safety. ...
On August 7, 2020
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak signed Senate Bill 1 (SB1), allowing for certain courts to grant stays for certain types of evictions. ...
On August 7, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued the following statement after signing Assembly Bill 3, a measure vital in the advancement of social justice reform that includes changes to law enforcement conduct and Senate Bill 2, which rollbacks certain provisions for police officers under investigation. ...
On August 6, 2020
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak signed a bill from the 32nd Legislative Special Session related to unemployment insurance and announced a new rapid response effort to address the backlogs remaining within the unemployment insurance systems to be led by Barbara Buckley, Majority Leader of the Assembly from 2001-2007 and Speaker of the Nevada Assembly from 2007-2010. ...
On August 6, 2020
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak will hold a press conference to provide an update on Nevada’s Department of Training, Employment and Rehabilitation. ...
On August 6, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak released the following statement after the Nevada Legislature adjourned the 32nd Special Session which addressed significant policy issues that could not wait until the regularly scheduled legislative session. ...
On August 5, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued a proclamation to formally name racism as a public health crisis. ...
On August 4, 2020
Hundreds of Nevada National Guardsmen will remain on duty for the remainder of 2020 in support of the state’s COVID-19 response, Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak announced today. ...
On August 3, 2020
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak and the Nevada Health Response team unveiled a new long-term mitigation strategy for the State of Nevada to help provide predictability and stability moving forward. ...
On August 3, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed Assembly Bill 4, a bill that ensures protections for Nevadans to vote safely at the November 3, 2020 General Election during the global pandemic. ...
On August 3, 2020
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak will hold a press conference to provide an update on Nevada’s COVID-19 response efforts. The press conference will be held at 5 p.m. inside the Old Assembly Chamber of the Nevada State Capitol, located at 101 N. Carson Street in Carson City, Nevada. ...
On July 31, 2020
Today, in line with his announcement made on Monday, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak announced he signed Emergency Directive 029 extending previously issued directives that were set to expire on July 31, 2020. ...
On July 30, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued the formal proclamation to call the Nevada Legislature into a special session beginning on Friday, July 31, 2020 at 9 a.m. to address significant policy issues that cannot wait until the regularly scheduled legislative session. This will be the 32nd Special Session in Nevada’s history. ...
On July 27, 2020
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak announced the State will transition to a long-term mitigation strategy for the state of Nevada, which will be rolled out next Monday. ...
On July 20, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed into law the final bills of the 31st Special Session of the Nevada Legislature. ...
On July 19, 2020
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak released the following statement after the Nevada Legislature adjourned the 31st Special Session to fill a historic $1.2 billion budget shortfall caused by the COVID-19 global pandemic. As the final bills are transmitted to the Governor for signature, he will sign them into law. ...
On July 19, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak released the following statement regarding the second special session of the Nevada Legislature: ...
On July 19, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak released the following statement regarding the amendment to Assembly Bill 3. ...
On July 14, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued the following statement after the Nevada State Assembly introduced a joint resolution urging the President and Congress to provide flexible funding for state and local governments for budget shortfalls as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
On July 14, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak and Nevada Department of Education Superintendent of Public Instruction Jhone Ebert released the following statements regarding Assembly Bill 2, and Clark County Superintendent Jesus Jara’s statement that the agenda item stemmed from a request from the State Department of Education. ...
On July 13, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak released a detailed look at federal funding that has flowed into Nevada so far to help battle the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
On July 10, 2020
Yesterday evening, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak announced bars, pubs, taverns, distilleries, breweries, and wineries that don’t serve food in certain Nevada counties must close effective 11:59 p.m. today to help slow the spread of COVID-19 in the State. ...
On July 9, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak announced that bars in certain Nevada counties must close as of 11:59 p.m. Friday, July 10, to help stem the spread of COVID-19 in Nevada. ...
On July 9, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will hold a press conference to provide an update on Nevada’s COVID-19 response efforts. ...
On July 8, 2020
Today, by executive order, Governor Steve Sisolak ordered the flags of the United States and the State of Nevada to be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and state public buildings and grounds from sunrise until sunset on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 as a mark of solemn respect and in remembrance of Nevada Highway Patrol Sergeant Ben Jenkins, whose funeral is being held today in Elko. ...
On July 7, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued the formal proclamation to call the Nevada Legislature into a special session beginning on Wednesday, July 8 at 9 a.m. to address the historic budget shortfall. This will be the 31st Special Session in Nevada’s history. ...
On July 6, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak released the Nevada COVID-19 Fiscal Report and details about the Fiscal Year 2021 budget ahead of the Nevada Legislative Special Session, which is planned for Wednesday, July 8. ...
On July 6, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued the following statement on the passing of 93-year-old Irwin Molasky, a significant developer, businessman, and community philanthropist who helped shape the modern day Las Vegas Valley. ...
On July 3, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued a statement in regards to reported compliance numbers from the Division of Industrial Relations Occupation Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). ...
On July 2, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak urged Nevadans and visitors to stay safe and healthy during the Fourth of July holiday weekend. ...
On July 2, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak sent a letter to President Trump urging him to reverse course on his suspension of the J-1 Visa program for educators. ...
On July 1, 2020
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak announced that he is planning to begin a special session to address the State’s Fiscal Year 2021 budget on Wednesday, July 8. The planned date of the session was determined after coordinating with legislative leadership. ...