§ 29-2246 Terms, defined
§ 29-2247 Nebraska District Court Judges Association; created; duties
§ 29-2248 Association; duties
§ 29-2249 Office of Probation Administration; created; personnel
§ 29-2249.04 Transferred employees; benefits
§ 29-2250 Office of Probation Administration; duties
§ 29-2251 Probation administrator; appointment; qualifications
§ 29-2252 Probation administrator; duties
§ 29-2252.01 Probation administrator; report required
§ 29-2253 Probation administrator; probation districts; employees; appointment; principal office
§ 29-2254 Interstate Compact for Adult Offender Supervision; administrators; duties
§ 29-2255 Interlocal agreement;costs; requirements
§ 29-2256 Volunteers; use of
§ 29-2257 Nebraska ProbationSystem; established; duties; salary equalization
§ 29-2258 District probation officer; duties; powers
§ 29-2259 Probation administrator;office; salaries; expenses; office space; prepare budget; interpreter services
§ 29-2259.01 ProbationCash Fund; created; use; investment
§ 29-2259.02 State ProbationContractual Services Cash Fund; created; use; investment
§ 29-2260 Certain juveniles; disposition; certain offenders; sentence of probation, when
§ 29-2260.01 Juvenile intake services; duties; intent
§ 29-2260.02 Department of Health and HumanServices; administer Title IV-E state plan; Office of Probation Administration;powers and duties
§ 29-2261 Presentence investigation, when; contents; psychiatric examination; persons having access to records; reports authorized
§ 29-2262 Probation; conditions
§ 29-2262.02 Intensive supervision probation programs; legislative findings and intent
§ 29-2262.03 Court; order of intensive supervision probation; when; laws applicable
§ 29-2262.04 Intensive supervision probation programs; contents; supervision required; electronic device or system; cost
§ 29-2262.05 Intensive supervision probation programs; Supreme Court; duties
§ 29-2262.06 Fees; waiver; when; failure to pay; effect
§ 29-2262.07 ProbationProgram Cash Fund; created; use; investment
§ 29-2263 Probation; term; court; powers; post-release supervision; term; probation obligation satisfied, when; probationer outside of jurisdiction without permission; effect
§ 29-2264 Probation; completion; conviction may be set aside; conditions; retroactive effect
§ 29-2265 Probation; transfer or retention of jurisdiction over probationer; determination; effect
§ 29-2266 Probation; terms, defined
§ 29-2266.01 Probation officer; probationer sentenced for misdemeanor; violations of condition of probation; duties; arrest and detention; county attorney; duties
§ 29-2266.02 Probation officer; probationer sentenced for felony; violations of condition of probation; duties; arrest and detention; county attorney; duties
§ 29-2266.03 Probation officer; imposition of custodial sanction; report to sentencing court; hearing; notice; rights of probationer; county attorney; powers; commitment order
§ 29-2267 Probation; revocation; procedure
§ 29-2268 Probation; post-release supervision; violation; court; determination
§ 29-2269 Act, how cited

Terms Used In Nebraska Statutes > Chapter 29 > Nebraska Probation Administration Act

  • Absconding supervision: means a probationer has purposely avoided supervision for a period of at least two weeks and reasonable efforts by probation officers and staff to locate the probationer in person have proven unsuccessful. See Nebraska Statutes 29-2266
  • Action: shall include any proceeding in any court of this state. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Administrative sanction: means an additional probation requirement imposed upon a probationer by his or her probation officer, with the full knowledge and consent of the probationer, designed to hold the probationer accountable for violations of conditions of probation, including, but not limited to:

    (a) Counseling or reprimand by his or her probation officer. See Nebraska Statutes 29-2266

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attorney: shall mean attorney at law. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Company: shall include any corporation, partnership, limited liability company, joint-stock company, joint venture, or association. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • 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.
  • Custodial sanction: means an additional probation requirement imposed upon a probationer designed to hold the probationer accountable for a violation of a condition of probation. See Nebraska Statutes 29-2266
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Domestic: when applied to corporations shall mean all those created by authority of this state. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Extradition: The formal process of delivering an accused or convicted person from authorities in one state to authorities in another state.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Foreign: when applied to corporations shall include all those created by authority other than that of this state. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Month: shall mean calendar month. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • Oath: shall include affirmation in all cases in which an affirmation may be substituted for an oath. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Peace officer: shall include sheriffs, coroners, jailers, marshals, police officers, state highway patrol officers, members of the National Guard on active service by direction of the Governor during periods of emergency, and all other persons with similar authority to make arrests. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • 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
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Presentence report: A report prepared by a court's probation officer, after a person has been convicted of an offense, summarizing for the court the background information needed to determine the appropriate sentence. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Probation officers: Screen applicants for pretrial release and monitor convicted offenders released under court supervision.
  • Process: shall mean a summons, subpoena, or notice to appear issued out of a court in the course of judicial proceedings. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Recourse: An arrangement in which a bank retains, in form or in substance, any credit risk directly or indirectly associated with an asset it has sold (in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles) that exceeds a pro rata share of the bank's claim on the asset. If a bank has no claim on an asset it has sold, then the retention of any credit risk is recourse. Source: FDIC
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • 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
  • Substance abuse violation: means a probationer's activities or behaviors associated with the use of chemical substances or related treatment services resulting in a violation of an original condition of probation, including:

    (a) Positive breath test for the consumption of alcohol if the offender is required to refrain from alcohol consumption. See Nebraska Statutes 29-2266

  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.
  • Violate: shall include failure to comply with. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Year: shall mean calendar year. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801