- Associated Press - Tuesday, February 3, 2015

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Developments at the Wyoming Legislature on Tues., Feb 3, the 16th day of the 2015 General Session:

HEMP EXTRACT: The House for the third time approved a bill that would allow the use of hemp extract under medical supervision. The bill now goes to the Senate.

WINE: The House placed on the General File a bill that would increase the amount of wine that can be shipped to a household from 18 to 36 liters a year.

NURSING LOANS: The House for the third time voted to approve a bill that would amend requirements for educational loans for participants in master’s and doctoral level nursing programs.

FIREFIGHTER PENSIONS: The Senate received for introduction a bill that would create a pension account for volunteer firefighters and emergency medical technicians.

RELIGION: The Senate received a bill that would prohibit public school districts from discriminating against students or parents on the basis of a religious viewpoint or expression. The bill already has passed the House.

TRESPASSERS: The House for the second time voted to approve a bill to specifying the duty of care landowners owe to trespassers.

ARCHERY LICENSES: The House gave initial approval to a bill that would allow hunters to purchase lifetime archery licenses.

HUNTING LICENSES: The House gave initial approval to a bill that would allow people with certain disabilities to get reimbursement for hunting license fees.

WILD HORSES: The House for the second time voted to approve a resolution calling on Congress as well as state and local governments to take action to remediate damages caused by free-ranging wild horses.

ORAL CHEMOTHERAPY: The Senate for the second time voted to approve a bill to require insurers to provide coverage for oral chemotherapy treatment in the same way they cover other forms.

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