It shall be unlawful for any person, firm, association, or corporation to issue, make, use, or circulate any certification as defined in section 81-2,149 without the authority and approval of the University of Nebraska Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources or its duly authorized agency. Every person, firm, association, or corporation who violates any of the provisions of sections 81-2,149 to 81-2,154 pertaining to certification shall be guilty of a Class IV misdemeanor.


  • Laws 1931, c. 151, § 6, p. 410;
  • C.S.Supp.,1941, § 81-1821;
  • R.S.1943, § 81-2,154;
  • Laws 1977, LB 39, § 281;
  • Laws 1991, LB 663, § 58.

Attorney's Note

Under the Nebraska Statutes, punishments for crimes depend on the classification. In the case of this section:
Class IV misdemeanorup to $500
For details, see

Terms Used In Nebraska Statutes 81-2,154

  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Person: shall include bodies politic and corporate, societies, communities, the public generally, individuals, partnerships, limited liability companies, joint-stock companies, and associations. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801