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CLERK OF THE LEGISLATURE LOBBYIST AND PRINCIPAL REPORT DEADLINES

 

    • Registration Forms: Lobby registrations for 2019 expire December 31, 2019. Lobby registrations can be renewed for one or more principals by using the Renewal Form A-R, which must be completed online and payment received by December 31, 2019. (If you are paying by check for a renewal, the check needs to be received before 5:00 p.m. on December 31st in order to be processed on time for using the Form A-R.). If you register after December 31st or are filing a new registration, you will need to use the Registration Form A.
    • Registration Payment: Registrations can be paid for online using a credit card. Checks are also an acceptable form of payment, but will need to be processed by the clerk's office. Checks should be made payable to the State of Nebraska. Complete and submit your registration online and send your check to the address at the bottom of this page. (When paying by check, please note that your registration will become effective on the date in which both the registration is completed online and the check is received - whichever is later.)
    • Online Filing: All lobby registrations and reports filed with the Legislature are required by statutory provisions to be submitted electronically using the online lobby registration and reporting system. (Paper forms cannot be accepted.) Go to www.nebraskalegislature.gov and click on "For Lobbyists" on the lower left side. User features are listed at the top. Choose "Submit Lobbyist and Principal Reports" and log in to access and file forms.
    • Account Access: You will use your same username and password to access your account. Do not create a new lobby account if you have already done so in the past. If you have forgotten your password or username, you can request these under the login box or contact the Lobby Clerk using the information at the bottom of this page. The principal will also use their same username and password as they have in the past. If the lobbyist or principal does not have an account, a new account will need to be created.

    The following is a list of deadlines for reports required to be submitted by lobbyists and principals.

    (See Nebraska Revised Statutes §49-1480 through 49-1492.01.)

    Registration Renewal for 2020 - Form A-R must be submitted online and payment received by December 31, 2019. (If paying by check, your renewal needs to be filled out online and check received by Tuesday, December 31, 2019.)

    4th Quarter Report for 2019 (October 1 through December 31)
    Due January 30, 2020
    Lobbyist Form B
    Principal Form C

    2020 LOBBY REPORT DEADLINES

    Quarterly Reports are due within 30 days after the end of each calendar quarter. (§49-1483)

    Form D is required from each lobbyist for each principal and due within 45 days of the end of session. (§49-1488)

    1st Quarter Report for 2020 (January 1 through March 31) Due April 30, 2020
    Lobbyist Form B  
    Principal Form C  
       
    2nd Quarter Report for 2020 (April 1 through June 30) Due July 30, 2020
    Lobbyist Form B  
    Principal Form C  
       
    3rd Quarter Report for 2020 (July 1 through September 30) Due October 30, 2020
    Lobbyist Form B  
    Principal Form C  
       
    4th Quarter Report for 2020 (October 1 through December 31) Due February 1, 2021
    Lobbyist Form B  
    Principal Form C  
       

    Special Reports (§49-1483.03) Any lobbyist (Form B-B) or principal (Form C-C) who receives or expends more than $5,000.00 (compensation disclosed on Forms A or A-R excepted) for lobbying purposes during any calendar month in which the Legislature is in session, is required to file a Special Report within 15 days after the end of that month.

    Registration Renewal for 2021 - Form A-R must be submitted online and payment received by December 31, 2020.

    Phone number: (402) 471-2608
    Email: lobby@leg.ne.gov
    Location: Room 2014, State Capitol Building
    1445 K Street
    Lincoln, NE 68508-2731