BISMARCK–For Fighting Sioux nickname supporters and opponents, this is your week to make your voice heard to state lawmakers.
But the school nickname isnâ€™t the only hot button issue slated for this week.Â
The week begins with more testimony related to school bullying bills.
Also today, lawmakers will discuss a bill related to providing a location for underage drinking.
On Tuesday, legislators will discuss those with mental disabilities and the possession of firearms.
A hearing to temporarily ban tuition increases at the stateâ€™s public colleges is also planned for Tuesday.
All of the bills related to the Fighting Sioux nickname will be heard Wednesday. Hearings begins at 9 a.m. in the state Capitol.
Later that morning, lawmakers will discuss a bill related to limiting property tax increases.
For a list of all of the issues with hearings this week, go to http://www.legis.nd.gov/Â Click on Session Quick Links. Then click on House (or Senate) Committee Hearings.