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Lydia Brasch  -  (NP) Nebraska
State Senator - Nebraska Senate District 16
State Capitol
1445 K Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
  • Phone: (402) 471-2728
State District
1445 K Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
Bill Bill Name Summary
LB67 Adopt the Fair Repair Act Adopt the Fair Repair Act
LB106 Change provisions relating to parental rights of a child conceived as a ... Change provisions relating to parental rights of a child conceived as a result of sexual assault
LB125 Change application and fee requirements for feedlots and dairies registe... Change application and fee requirements for feedlots and dairies registered under the Livestock Brand Act
LB105 Change provisions relating to personal property exemptions in cases of f... Change provisions relating to personal property exemptions in cases of forced sale on execution or attachment
LB134 Change provisions of the Nebraska Pure Food Act and eliminate the Nebras... Change provisions of the Nebraska Pure Food Act and eliminate the Nebraska Graded Egg Act
LB155 Require successful completion of a civics examination as a prerequisite ... Require successful completion of a civics examination as a prerequisite to high school graduation
LB309 Eliminate Daylight Saving Time Eliminate Daylight Saving Time
LB307 Provide for mediation, child abuse prevention, and civil legal services ... Provide for mediation, child abuse prevention, and civil legal services fees in certain proceedings
LB338 Adopt the Agricultural Valuation Fairness Act Adopt the Agricultural Valuation Fairness Act
LB308 Change provisions relating to the committee on Americanism Change provisions relating to the committee on Americanism
LB466 Change credentialing and regulation of nurse-midwives Change credentialing and regulation of nurse-midwives
LR64 Congratulate the West Point Guardian Angels Central Catholic High School... Congratulate the West Point Guardian Angels Central Catholic High School girls' basketball team for winning the 2017 Class D-1 state championship
LR115 Recognize Trevor Hasenkamp, Nick Svoboda, Bill Hasenkamp, Mark Dinslage,... Recognize Trevor Hasenkamp, Nick Svoboda, Bill Hasenkamp, Mark Dinslage, Robert Snyder, Taron Hasenkamp and all those who donated their efforts to assist ranchers who suffered losses as a result of fires
LR165 Recognize those who donated their efforts to assist ranchers who suffere... Recognize those who donated their efforts to assist ranchers who suffered losses as a result of tragic fires
LR180 Interim study to examine opportunities for increased coordination betwee... Interim study to examine opportunities for increased coordination between the Nebraska Brand Committee and the Dept. of Agriculture
LR179 Interim study to examine the application of the Livestock Brand Act to d... Interim study to examine the application of the Livestock Brand Act to dairy animals and dairy operations located within the mandatory brand inspection area
Bill Number Motion Vote Date Vote
LB333 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 48-0-1 5/18/2017 Yea
LB415 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 48-0-1 5/18/2017 Yea
LB415A Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 45-0-4 5/18/2017 Yea
LB644 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/18/2017 Yea
LB72 Passed on Final Reading 41-4-4 5/18/2017 Yea
LB10 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 43-3-3 5/16/2017 Yea
LB10A Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 42-1-6 5/16/2017 Yea
LB268 Passed on Final Reading 37-11-1 5/16/2017 Nay
LB268A Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 35-10-4 5/16/2017 Nay
LB289 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/16/2017 Yea
LB289A Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/16/2017 Yea
LB512 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 47-0-2 5/16/2017 Yea
LB512A Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 46-0-3 5/16/2017 Yea
LB519 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 5/16/2017 Yea
LB578 Passed on Final Reading 41-0-8 5/16/2017 Other
LB578A Passed on Final Reading 41-1-7 5/16/2017 Other
LB647 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 42-1-6 5/16/2017 Yea
LB647A Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 42-1-6 5/16/2017 Yea
LB335 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 42-0-7 5/11/2017 Yea
LB327 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 36-12-1 5/9/2017 Nay
LB331 Failed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 31-12-6 5/9/2017 Nay
LB331 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 36-12-1 5/9/2017 Nay
LB332 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 35-10-4 5/9/2017 Nay
LB149 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 37-9-3 5/8/2017 Nay
LB171 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 44-1-4 5/8/2017 Yea
LB200 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB204 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/8/2017 Yea
LB209 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB259 Passed on Final Reading 41-3-5 5/8/2017 Yea
LB259A Passed on Final Reading 39-4-6 5/8/2017 Yea
LB274 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB280 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 48-0-1 5/8/2017 Yea
LB307 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/8/2017 Yea
LB318 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 48-0-1 5/8/2017 Yea
LB320 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB328 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 44-2-3 5/8/2017 Yea
LB329 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 45-2-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB330 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 41-6-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB371 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB375 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB382 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 46-0-3 5/8/2017 Yea
LB406 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB451 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/8/2017 Yea
LB458 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB463 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB476 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 5/8/2017 Yea
LB492 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB508 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 5/8/2017 Yea
LB517 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB584 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/8/2017 Yea
LB624 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/8/2017 Yea
LB75 Failed to become law notwithstanding the objections of the Governor 23-23-3 5/8/2017 Nay
LB86 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 5/8/2017 Yea
LB138 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 48-0-1 5/4/2017 Yea
LB142 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 48-0-1 5/4/2017 Yea
LB154 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/4/2017 Yea
LB159 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 47-0-2 5/4/2017 Yea
LB176 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/4/2017 Yea
LB20 Passed on Final Reading 41-0-8 5/4/2017 Yea
LB231 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/4/2017 Yea
LB234 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 47-0-2 5/4/2017 Yea
LB239 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/4/2017 Yea
LB241 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/4/2017 Yea
LB255 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 48-0-1 5/4/2017 Yea
LB255A Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 48-0-1 5/4/2017 Yea
LB264 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/4/2017 Yea
LB306 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/4/2017 Yea
LB315 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 5/4/2017 Yea
LB383 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/4/2017 Yea
LB409 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 44-0-5 5/4/2017 Yea
LB430 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/4/2017 Yea
LB455 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/4/2017 Yea
LB464 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 46-0-3 5/4/2017 Yea
LB558 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 5/4/2017 Yea
LB63 Passed on Final Reading 44-0-5 5/4/2017 Yea
LB645 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 5/4/2017 Yea
LB152 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 5/3/2017 Yea
LB223 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 47-0-2 5/3/2017 Yea
LB253 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 5/3/2017 Yea
LB257 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/3/2017 Yea
LB300 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 5/3/2017 Yea
LB323 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 5/3/2017 Yea
LB346 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/3/2017 Yea
LB478 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 46-0-3 5/3/2017 Yea
LB481 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/3/2017 Yea
LB509 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 5/3/2017 Yea
LB509A Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 5/3/2017 Yea
LB605 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 47-0-2 5/3/2017 Yea
LB97 Passed on Final Reading 43-0-6 5/3/2017 Yea
LB427 Passed on Final Reading 31-7-11 5/2/2017 Other
LB122 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 4/24/2017 Yea
LB137 Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB148 Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB151 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB161 Passed on Final Reading 44-2-3 4/24/2017 Yea
LB166 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB180 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 4/24/2017 Yea
LB180A Passed on Final Reading 43-0-6 4/24/2017 Yea
LB182 Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB195 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 4/24/2017 Yea
LB207 Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB210 Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB217 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 47-0-2 4/24/2017 Yea
LB222 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 4/24/2017 Yea
LB225 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 48-0-1 4/24/2017 Yea
LB225A Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 46-0-3 4/24/2017 Yea
LB263 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB263A Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB267 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 4/24/2017 Yea
LB271 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 4/24/2017 Yea
LB276 Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB317 Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB339 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 47-0-2 4/24/2017 Yea
LB34 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 4/24/2017 Yea
LB340 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB35 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 4/24/2017 Yea
LB376 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 43-0-6 4/24/2017 Yea
LB407 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 4/24/2017 Yea
LB417 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 4/24/2017 Yea
LB432 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB444 Passed on Final Reading 31-8-10 4/24/2017 Yea
LB487 Passed on Final Reading 34-5-10 4/24/2017 Yea
LB506 Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB518 Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB518A Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB535 Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB539 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 42-2-5 4/24/2017 Yea
LB566 Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB590 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 47-0-2 4/24/2017 Yea
LB600 Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB625 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 40-3-6 4/24/2017 Yea
LB639 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 4/24/2017 Yea
LB641 Failed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 32-7-10 4/24/2017 Yea
LB641 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause stricken 31-5-13 4/24/2017 Yea
LB641A Passed on Final Reading 31-5-13 4/24/2017 Yea
LB75 Passed on Final Reading 27-13-9 4/24/2017 Other
LB88 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB9 Passed on Final Reading 35-4-10 4/24/2017 Yea
LB91 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 4/24/2017 Yea
LB91A Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 4/24/2017 Yea
LB92 Passed on Final Reading 49-0-0 4/24/2017 Yea
LB46 Passed on Final Reading 35-5-9 4/3/2017 Yea
LB46A Passed on Final Reading 28-3-18 4/3/2017 Yea
LB11 Passed on Final Reading 45-0-4 3/23/2017 Yea
LB113 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 3/23/2017 Yea
LB133 Passed on Final Reading 46-2-1 3/23/2017 Yea
LB140 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 48-0-1 3/23/2017 Yea
LB16 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 46-0-3 3/23/2017 Yea
LB18 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 3/23/2017 Yea
LB184 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 3/23/2017 Yea
LB185 Passed on Final Reading 44-0-5 3/23/2017 Yea
LB186 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 3/23/2017 Yea
LB18A Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 3/23/2017 Yea
LB19 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 3/23/2017 Yea
LB203 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 3/23/2017 Yea
LB29 Passed on Final Reading 44-0-5 3/23/2017 Yea
LB57 Passed on Final Reading 43-3-3 3/23/2017 Yea
LB62 Passed on Final Reading 39-5-5 3/23/2017 Yea
LB8 Passed on Final Reading 45-0-4 3/23/2017 Yea
LB85 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 3/23/2017 Yea
LB94 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 3/23/2017 Yea
LB99 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 3/23/2017 Yea
LB1 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 3/3/2017 Yea
LB131 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 3/3/2017 Yea
LB132 Passed on Final Reading 44-3-2 3/3/2017 Yea
LB134 Passed on Final Reading 48-0-1 3/3/2017 Yea
LB2 Passed on Final Reading 44-0-5 3/3/2017 Yea
LB3 Passed on Final Reading 44-0-5 3/3/2017 Yea
LB4 Passed on Final Reading 43-0-6 3/3/2017 Yea
LB45 Passed on Final Reading 46-1-2 3/3/2017 Yea
LB5 Passed on Final Reading 47-0-2 3/3/2017 Yea
LB56 Passed on Final Reading 46-0-3 3/3/2017 Yea
LB74 Passed on Final Reading 45-3-1 3/3/2017 Yea
LB80 Passed on Final Reading 45-0-4 3/3/2017 Yea
LB119 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 45-0-4 2/13/2017 Yea
LB22 Passed on Final Reading with Emergency Clause 42-3-4 2/13/2017 Yea
Role Committee
Detail Chairman Senate Committee on Agriculture
Detail State Committee Member Senate Committee on Revenue
Detail State Committee Member Senate Committee on General Affairs
Name Title Role Description Location Address
Katie Wattermann Legislative Staff Legislative Assistant / Policy Advisor Capitol Office 1445 K Street
Lincoln, NE. 68508
Tom Venzor Legislative Staff Legislative Assistant / Policy Advisor Capitol Office 1445 K Street
Lincoln, NE. 68508
Elected to Nebraska Legislature- 2010; re-elected 2014
Born Lydia Scherbak, July 14, 1953, in Lincoln. Graduate of Lincoln High School, 1971; University of Nebraska-Lincoln (B.A.), 1989.
Family- Married Lee A. Brasch, July 9, 1993; two children- Dylan and Alyssa; five grandchildren.
Occupation- Farmer; owner, Brasch Marketing and Design.
Former- Service agency salesperson, Computer Automation Systems Education Solutions; marketing director, Nebraska State Fair; public information officer, Nebraska Department of Revenue.
Member- West Point Optimist Club; Association of Educational Service Agencies; St. Paul Lutheran Church of Bancroft.
Former member- Nebraska State Fair Foundation; Cuming County Fair Foundation.
Honors and awards- Toll Fellow, Council of State Governments Henry Toll Fellowship Program, 2014; BILLD fellow, Midwest Council of State Governments Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership, 2012; National Conference of State Legislatures Emerging Leaders Symposium, 2012; Presidents award, National Management Association, state chapter, 1990.