Governor Steve Sisolak

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Nevada Newsroom
June 16, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak and Immunize Nevada will announce “Vax Nevada Days,” the State’s COVID-19 vaccine incentive promotional program, Thursday at 4 p.m. during a press conference in the Twitch Lounge at Allegiant Stadium. ...
June 16, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak announced that he made his quarterly State salary donation of $27,322.41 to Nevada’s K-12 public schools, totaling more than $241,000 in contributions since taking office in January 2019. ...
June 15, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will host a brief media availability Wednesday, June 16 at 11 a.m. after touring Dell H. Robison Middle School, a Clark County School District building set to benefit from recently signed legislation that allows school districts to use excess revenues from existing tax rates to fund capital improvement projects without affecting existing debt payments or reserve funds. ...
June 15, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will visit Culinary Workers Union Local 226 at 2 p.m. today, to visit with workers and discuss bills from the 81st Legislative Session, including Senate Bill 386. ...
June 14, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak announced 31 appointments made to State of Nevada boards, commissions, and agencies during the month of May. ...
June 12, 2021
This week, Governor Steve Sisolak signed several bills into law aimed at expanding voting rights, kickstarting Nevada’s New Energy Economy and Job Creation, protecting the environment, creating clean jobs, bolstering education funding, and supporting schools. ...
June 11, 2021
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak delivered veto statements on Assembly Bill 65, Assembly Bill 368, Senate Bill 254, and Senate Bill 391 to the Nevada Secretary of State, in accordance with the filing time limit set forth in the Nevada Constitution. ...
June 11, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed legislation from the 81st Legislative Session, including bills related to expanding access to elections and supporting Nevada’s diverse immigrant community. ...
June 10, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak  signed two pieces of legislation from the 81st Legislative Session that will invest in Nevada’s new energy economy and infrastructure while creating thousands of jobs. ...
June 10, 2021
Tomorrow, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will sign legislation from the 81st Legislative Session related to expanding access to elections and supporting Nevada’s diverse immigrant community. The events will be open to members of the media to cover and details are below. ...
June 9, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed legislation from the 81st Legislative Session, including bills in support of public health, home care workers, and higher education. ...
June 9, 2021
Tomorrow, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will sign legislation from the 81st Legislative Session related to creating jobs for Nevadans and kickstarting our New Energy Economy. The Governor will also participate in a roundtable with Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm.. ...
June 8, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed legislation from the 81st Legislative Session, including bills in support of women’s health and criminal and social justice reform. ...
June 8, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will host two signing ceremony for bills from the 81st Legislative Session related to public health and higher education. The events will be open to members of the media to cover and details are below. ...
June 8, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will host a signing ceremony for bills from the 81st Legislative Session related to women’s health. ...
June 7, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed legislation from the 81st Legislative Session, including bills in support of K-12 education, Nevada’s immigrant and diverse communities, and firearm safety. ...
June 7, 2021
$1 Billion Las Vegas Convention Center Expansion to Debut June 8 with First Major Convention Post-Pandemic. ...
June 7, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will host a signing ceremony for bills from the 81st Legislative Session related to women’s health. The event will be open to members of the media to cover and details are below. ...
June 7, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will hold two bill signing ceremonies today, open to members of the media to cover. Details of the ceremonies are below. ...
June 6, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed four pieces of legislation into law in support of Nevada’s LGBTQ+ community. The Governor signed the legislation while attending a grand reopening at the Henderson Equality Center. ...
June 6, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will hold two bill signing ceremonies on Monday, open to members of the media to cover. Details of the ceremonies are below. ...
June 5, 2021
ICYMI: In honor of National Pride Month, Governor Sisolak is attending the Henderson Pride Fest and is also expected to sign landmark bills: SB 109, SB 237, SB 325, and SB 275 at the ceremony, to support Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender equality rights. ...
June 4, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed 140 pieces of legislation from 81st Session, including bills in support of Nevada’s Tribal Nations, the Nevada National Guard, and mental health resources. ...
June 4, 2021
Media Advisory Capitol reopens; Gov. Sisolak to speak June 5 at Carson City ceremony marking building’s 150th anniversary ...
June 3, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Sisolak was joined by workers and labor leaders across Nevada to sign four pieces of legislation in support of working families. ...
June 3, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will hold two bill signing ceremonies on Friday, open to members of the media to cover. Details of the ceremonies are below. ...
June 2, 2021
Today, alongside State Assembly Speaker Jason Frierson, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed groundbreaking legislation to expand voting access in the State of Nevada and increase education funding. ...
June 1, 2021
Today, upon completion of the 81st Legislative Session, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak highlighted the accomplishments, including the passage of legislation that will help create good-paying jobs for Nevadans, restore funding for critical services to those in need, and help Nevada come back stronger post-pandemic. ...
May 31, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak, Senate Majority Leader Nicole Cannizzaro and Assembly Speaker Jason Frierson issued the following statement after the Senate passed Assembly Bill 495, which creates a historic investment in education funding. The bill is now making its way to Governor Sisolak’s desk for signature. ...
May 31, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed legislation that will help align workforce training and programs offered by community colleges in Nevada, to ensure that Nevadans are trained and ready for jobs of the future. ...
May 31, 2021
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak honored fallen soldiers on Memorial Day as he provided remarks at Battle Born Memorial in Carson City. ...
May 30, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed legislation that provides certain employees with the right to use sick leave to assist certain family members with medical needs. ...
May 30, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued an executive order to lower flags to half staff, aligning with an proclamation from President Joe Biden that the flag be flown at half-staff until noon on this Memorial Day on all buildings, grounds, and naval vessels. ...
May 28, 2021
ahead of the State’s goal of a full economic reopening by June 1, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed an emergency regulation which updates pricing standards for Transportation Network. ...
May 28, 2021
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak signed 14 bills into law, including Senate Bill 364, which revises relating to emergency medical care for a victim of sexual assault or attempted sexual assault. ...
May 28, 2021
the State announced that the Nevada Capitol Building will be reopened to the public after being closed since March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
May 28, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed 14 bills into law. Included in the list is legislation related to access to the internet and technology for pupils. ...
May 28, 2021
Governor Steve Sisolak signed a slew of bills that address transparency in political advertisements, preventing children from accessing tobacco products, and increase protections for victims of human trafficking.. ...
May 28, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed Assembly Bill 227 and Senate Bill 247 into law. ...
May 28, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed Senate Bill 28 into law. He was joined by Maj. Gen. Ondra Berry, Nevada Adjutant General, and Nevada Assult Response Coordinators Nikki Randel and Michelle Middleton. ...
May 28, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed 70 bills into law today. Noteworthy bills signed by Governor Sisolak today include: Assembely Bill 187, Assembly Bill 89, and Senate bill 251. ...
May 27, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak ordered flags to be lowered to half-staff in honor and remembrance of the victims of the shooting in San Jose, California, after an employee opened fire at a light-rail facility. The Governor’s executive order aligns with a Presidential Proclamation issued by President Joe Biden to lower United States flags until sunset on May 30. ...
May 26, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed 12 bills, including four pieces of legislation aimed at increasing services for Veterans in Nevada. ...
May 25, 2021
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak signed 44 bills into law, including bills to bolster mental and physical health support for first responders, mothers and children. ...
May 25, 2021
Today, alongside Attorney General Aaron Ford, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed Assembly Bill 58 and Senate Bill 50 into law. May 25 marks the one-year anniversary of the killing of George Floyd. ...
May 24, 2021
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak visited Fallon, where he toured the Fallon Tribal Health Center’s vaccination pod at Fox Peak Cinema and stopped by local businesses who were awarded small business PETS grants from the State. ...
May 21, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed Senate Bill 52 into law. He was joined by Lt. Governor Kate Marshall, whose Office sponsored the legislation in coordination with the Nevada Division of Outdoor Recreation. ...
May 20, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued the following statement on Assembly Bill 486, which revises provisions related to evictions proceedings in the State. ...
May 20, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed Senate Bill 342 into law. The bill authorizes the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) Board of Regents to enter into an agreement to affiliate with a publicly or privately owned medical facility or related entity, whether for profit or not for profit, to further promote and enhance a medical education or health education program at a university. ...
May 19, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued the following statement in regards to Assembly Bill 484, which would allocate federal money to the Employment Security Division of the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation for an upgrade to the unemployment insurance system. ...
May 18, 2021
Today, Nevada National Guard Maj. Gen. Ondra L. Berry presented Senate Bill 440, sponsored by Governor Sisolak, before the Senate Committee on Revenue and Economic Development. ...
May 18, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued the following statement after Senate Bill 434 (SB434) passed off the Senate floor. . ...
May 18, 2021
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak signed Senate Bill 71. He was joined by Treasurer Zach Conine, whose Office sponsored the legislation. ...
May 17, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak joined community leaders from across Northern Nevada for a ribbon cutting event for the Nevada Cares Campus. ...
May 14, 2021
In line with updated direction from the White House, Nevada will keep flags at full staff on May 15 in honor of Armed Forces Day. ...
May 14, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak toured small businesses in Midtown Reno alongside Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve, Reno City Council Member Neoma Jardon (Ward 5), Bryan Raydon, Marmot Properties, and Kyle Rea, Tolles Development. ...
May 14, 2021
Today, Governor Sisolak joined other state and local officials to encourage eligible Nevada families to take advantage of and register for the Emergency Broadband Benefit program. ...
May 14, 2021
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. ...
May 13, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak hosted a virtual roundtable on energy in Nevada to discuss reliable electricity, stable rates, transportation electrification, job opportunities, equity, and a climate-focused future for all Nevadans. ...
May 13, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued the following statement on Assembly Bill 395: ...
May 13, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued the following statement after the Nevada Supreme Court issued a ruling in the Legislature v. Settelmeyer case, which held that the Legislature cannot repeal a scheduled decrease in the state’s payroll tax rate except by a two-thirds vote. ...
May 12, 2021
The Western States Scientific Safety Review Workgroup tonight completed its review of the federal process and has unanimously concluded that the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is safe and effective for youth aged 12 to 15. ...
May 12, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak attended a specially scheduled in-person commencement ceremony for 2020 graduates from the University of Nevada, Reno. ...
May 12, 2021
Tomorrow, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will host a roundtable on energy in Nevada. ...
May 12, 2021
On Wednesday, Nevada legislators considered new revenue projections for the State and voted to restore more than $301 million in funding to Medicaid; approximately $125 million this fiscal year and $176 million over the upcoming biennium (2021-2023). The cuts no longer appear necessary to deal with a severe budget shortfall. ...
May 11, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak joined the first-ever Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) virtual Governor’s press conference. ...
May 11, 2021
Today, the Nevada Board of Examiners (BOE), which Governor Steve Sisolak chairs, approved the State’s first collective bargaining agreement with the Nevada State Law Enforcement Officers’ Association (NSLEOA). ...
May 10, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak and State Treasurer Zach Conine presented Senate Bill 430 during a Senate Committee on Growth and Infrastructure meeting. ...
May 10, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak’s proposal to create a sales tax holiday for members of the Nevada National Guard and their families was introduced in the Nevada State Senate. ...
May 10, 2021
U.S Treasury Department issued comprehensive guidance related to how the states and territories can spend aid allocated from the Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds established by the federal American Rescue Plan (ARP). ...