LINCOLN â€“ Law enforcement officers could seize mistreated livestock with a veterinarianâ€™s recommendation if an Agriculture Committee bill is passed.
Rick Leonard, the committeeâ€™s research analyst, presented the bill (LB423) at a hearing Tuesday. Six people testified in support of the bill, and one testified against it. The committee also received a letter of support from the Humane Society of the United States.
June Mehal, 90, of Pompano Beach, Fla., passed away Feb. 2, 2013, in Bradenton, Fla, where she had been a resident for the past year at the Summerfield Assisted Living Home.