Nebraska officials closer to getting new airplane
Posted: 03/25/14 10:12
Nebraska officials are one step closer to being able to fly around in a new airplane. Lawmakers have passed a bill that would allow the Department of Aeronautics to buy a new twin-engine plane that can carry five passengers and two pilots. It could cost the state as much as $3.8 million. And Nebraska teenagers under 16 could soon be banned from using indoor tanning beds, under a measure passed by lawmakers. Lawmakers voted 40-1 to for the bill would require anyone under 16 to be accompanied by a parent to use a tanning bed. A parent would have to sign a permission statement each time the youth tans.