The department shall establish and maintain a cancer registry that includes a record of the cases of cancer that occur within the state and such information concerning these cases which the department determines necessary and appropriate to provide a basic source of information to further scientific and medical research for the prevention, cure, and control of cancer. Any information released from the registry shall be disclosed as Class I, Class II, Class III, and Class IV data as provided in sections 81-663 to 81-675.

Terms Used In Nebraska Statutes 81-644

  • State: when applied to different states of the United States shall be construed to extend to and include the District of Columbia and the several territories organized by Congress. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801