Links to State and Tribal Child Welfare Law and Policy - Nebraska

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Statutes

Website for Statutes:

http://nebraskalegislature.gov/laws/browse-statutes.php

Citations:

  • Adoption: chapter 43 (§§ 43-101 through 43-165)
  • Child protection: chapter 28 (§§ 28-707, 28-710 through 28-731)
  • Child welfare: chapter 43 (§§ 43-272 through 272.02, 43-291 through 43-294, 43-1301 through 43-1321); chapter 29 (§ 29-121); chapter 71 (§§ 71-1901 through 71-1907)
  • Guardianship: chapter 43 (§§ 43-1312.01, 43-4511 through 53-4512)
  • Youth services: chapter 43 (§§ 43-1311.03, 43-4501 through 43-4514)
  • Indian child welfare: chapter 43, article 15 (§§ 43-1501 through 43-1517)

Regulation/Policy

Website for Administrative Code:

http://dhhs.ne.gov/Pages/DHHS-Regulations.aspx

Notes:

See titles 390, 395, and 474.

Website for Agency Policies:

http://dhhs.ne.gov/Pages/CFS-Administrative-and-Policy-Memos.aspx

Other Resources

Nebraska Court Rules

Tribal codes available online: