Captain Mike Jahnke
The Legislative Liaison is a component of the Professional Standards Division and under the command of the Superintendent's Office. The purpose of the Legislative Liaison is to provide communication between the Nebraska State Patrol and the Nebraska Legislature.
The primary duty of the Legislative Liaison is to assist command administration in determining legislative priorities for the agency. This is accomplished by collecting and reviewing legislative recommendations from agency personnel and monitoring legislative bills that are introduced and being discussed within the legislative process.
The Legislative Liaison conducts research and provides information to legislative committees and senators regarding issues affecting the Nebraska State Patrol and law enforcement professionals within Nebraska. The Legislative Liaison works in cooperation with the Governor's Policy Research Office and serves as a member of the Legislative Liaison Group.