Oil and Gas Lien Act
§ 57-101 Coal and iron development; state aid; conditions
§ 57-104 Prospectors; specimens preserved
§ 57-105 Former discoveries; no aid given
§ 57-106 Coal development; county aid; petition; election; bonds; limit
§ 57-107 Bonds; election; issuance; payment; laws applicable
§ 57-201 Oil, gas, and mineral leases; forfeiture; duty of lessee to surrender
§ 57-202 Forfeited lease; failure to surrender; notice by landowner; form
§ 57-203 Forfeited lease; failure to surrender; publication of notice; landowner’s affidavit; contents
§ 57-204 Lease; claim of nonforfeiture by lessee; notice to register of deeds; effect; effect of failure to give notice
§ 57-205 Forfeited lease; lessee’s failure to execute surrender; remedy of lessor
§ 57-206 Lease; discharge by entry on margin of record; procedure
§ 57-207 Lease; discharge by endorsement on indenture; procedure
§ 57-208 Lease; filing with register of deeds; effect; contingent extension provision; affidavit of happening of contingency; filing; effect
§ 57-209 Lease; discharge of record; demand; requisite for action by landowner, when
§ 57-210 Oil or gas lease; authority of executor, administrator, guardian, conservator, or trustee to execute; ratification of unauthorized or defective lease; how obtained
§ 57-211 Lease; authority of executor, administrator, guardian, conservator, or trustee to execute; how obtained; petition; contents
§ 57-212 Lease; authority of executor, administrator, guardian, conservator, or trustee to execute; notice; hearing; procedure; order
§ 57-212.01 Lease; authority of executor, administrator, guardian, or trustee to execute; petition; unknown owners, heirs, devisees, or legatees; procedure
§ 57-218 Oil and gas leases; authority to issue
§ 57-219 Oil and gas leases; annual delay rentals; royalties
§ 57-220 Oil and gas leases; sale at public auction; notice
§ 57-221 Oil and gas leases; pooling of acreage authorized; allocation of production
§ 57-222 Oil and gas leases; life tenant; trustee for remaindermen; appointment
§ 57-223 Oil and gas leases; trustee for remaindermen; execute when authorized by court; procedure
§ 57-224 Oil and gas leases; trustee for remaindermen; invest income from royalties
§ 57-227 Mineral and royalty interests; separate interests; effect of foreclosure of lien for taxes
§ 57-228 Mineral interest; severed; termination; suit in equity; defendants
§ 57-229 Mineral interests; severed; abandonment; extension; procedure
§ 57-230 Mineral interests; severed; abandoned; judgment
§ 57-231 Mineral interests; severed; limitation of action
§ 57-234 Fractional interests in oil, gas, or hydrocarbon units or fields; taxation; violations; penalty
§ 57-235 Terms, defined
§ 57-236 Mineral interests; severed; placed on tax list; application; contents
§ 57-237 Mineral interest; separate listing; application; when
§ 57-238 Mineral interest; separate listing; appeal
§ 57-239 Tax Commissioner; rules and regulations; prescribe forms
§ 57-301 Terms, defined
§ 57-302 Lien; scope
§ 57-303 Lien; filing; notice; requirements; effect
§ 57-304 Lien; enforcement by action; time
§ 57-401 Easement; authority of executor, administrator, guardian, trustee, or conservator to execute
§ 57-402 Easement; authority of executor, administrator, guardian, trustee, or conservator to execute; petition; notice; hearing; order
§ 57-501 Terms, defined
§ 57-502 Cylinders; filling; requirements
§ 57-503 Cylinders; valves; requirements
§ 57-504 Container; filled by owner; purchase of cylinder; effect
§ 57-505 Container; filling by other than owner; unlawful
§ 57-506 Container; unlawful use; search warrant; violation; penalty
§ 57-507 Violations; penalty
§ 57-508 Sale of gas; units of measurement
§ 57-509 Sale by weight; marking required
§ 57-510 Weighing and measuring devices; testing; duties of Department of Agriculture
§ 57-511 Sale; invoices; information required
§ 57-512 Sale of gas; rules and regulations; tolerances
§ 57-513 Refilling of package or container; credit for unused liquid
§ 57-514 Vehicle tank; equipment
§ 57-515 Sale; correction for temperature; sale tickets; contents
§ 57-516 Unlawful sale; violation; penalties
§ 57-517 Liquefied petroleum gas vapor service system; container warning label; affixed by provider; limitation on liability
§ 57-601 Terms, defined
§ 57-602 Public policy
§ 57-603 Eminent domain; rights of condemner
§ 57-604 Acquisition of property; petition of condemner; requirements
§ 57-605 Acquisition of property; conditions precedent; hearing; order; appeal
§ 57-606 Acquisition of property; without prejudice to drilling rights; protection of underground reservoir against pollution or escape of gas; payment by public utility owning right to storage; limitation on rights of condemnee
§ 57-607 Acquisition of property; eminent domain; procedure; payment of severance tax
§ 57-608 Reduction of gas to possession; property of condemner; exception
§ 57-609 Abandonment by condemner of underground reservoir; reversion of property to landowner
§ 57-701 Terms, defined
§ 57-702 Tax; levy; persons liable; due and payable; lien
§ 57-703 Tax; levy on resources severed; rate
§ 57-704 Taxes; payment; time; statement; filing; form; contents
§ 57-705 Tax; remittance; Severance Tax Fund; Severance Tax Administration Fund; created; use
§ 57-706 Tax; security;notice; use
§ 57-707 Reports; payment of tax
§ 57-708 Tax; deductions permitted
§ 57-709 Tax; delinquent; action
§ 57-710 Tax; when delinquent; interest; penalty
§ 57-712 Tax Commissioner; supervise tax collections
§ 57-714 Tax; delinquent; restrain severing resource; Attorney General; county attorney
§ 57-716 Producer; file certificate; contents
§ 57-717 Severance tax collection; Tax Commissioner; powers and duties; penalty
§ 57-718 Tax Commissioner; enforcement; powers and duties; records; requirements
§ 57-719 Violations; penalties
§ 57-901 Development of oil and natural gas; purpose
§ 57-902 Waste of oil and gas; prohibited
§ 57-903 Oil and gas; terms, defined
§ 57-904 Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission; members; qualifications; appointment; term; quorum; vacancy; compensation
§ 57-905 Commission; powers and duties
§ 57-905.01 Operator of Class II commercial underground injection well; duties
§ 57-906 Oil and gas; drilling permit; abandonment permit; fee
§ 57-907 Commission; limitation on production; duties
§ 57-908 Commission; spacing units; establish
§ 57-909 Spacing unit; pooling of interests;order of commission; provisions for drilling and operation; costs; determination;recording
§ 57-910 Unit or cooperative development; plans and agreements; authorization; not violations of law; approval by commission; effect
§ 57-910.01 Unit or cooperative development; application for order for unit operation; contents
§ 57-910.02 Unit or cooperative development; hearing; notice
§ 57-910.03 Unit or cooperative development; findings required; entry of order; written consents required; revocation of order
§ 57-910.05 Unit or cooperative development; order for unit operation; allocation of unit production
§ 57-910.06 Unit or cooperative development; operations upon any portion of unit area; effect
§ 57-910.07 Unit or cooperative development; unit production; allocation; property of several owners
§ 57-910.08 Unit or cooperative development; division orders; no termination by commission
§ 57-910.09 Unit or cooperative development; commission order not to result in transfer of title
§ 57-910.10 Unit or cooperative development; lien of operator; establishment and enforcement; effect on nonconsenting owner
§ 57-910.11 Unit or cooperative development; owner of land not subject to lease; obligation to pay share of costs of unit operation; effect
§ 57-910.12 Unit or cooperative development; certified order of commission; recording; effect as notice
§ 57-911 Commission; rules and regulations; filing fee
§ 57-912 Commission; witnesses; power of subpoena; failure to appear or testify; contempt
§ 57-913 Appeal; procedure
§ 57-914 Temporary restraining order; bond; limitation of actions
§ 57-915 Violations; penalty
§ 57-916 Violations; injunction; parties; process
§ 57-916.01 Violations; civil penalty; procedure
§ 57-917 Commission; director; appointment; compensation; bond or insurance
§ 57-918 Attorney General; act as legal advisor; administration of oath
§ 57-919 Oil and Gas Conservation Fund; investment; charges; exemptions; payment; report of producer; filing; interest; lien; penalties
§ 57-920 Sections; jurisdiction
§ 57-921 Commission; price or value of oil, gas, or other hydrocarbon substances; no power to fix
§ 57-922 Oil and Gas Conservation Trust Fund; receipts; disbursements; investment
§ 57-923 Well Plugging and Abandonment Trust Fund; created; use; investment; inactive oil or gas well; fee
§ 57-1001 Service of process
§ 57-1101 Acquisition ofproperty by eminent domain; authorized; procedure
§ 57-1102 Crossing public roads or highways; rights acquired; restrictions
§ 57-1103 Easements across public lands; acquisition; assessment of damages
§ 57-1104 Appeal; procedure
§ 57-1105 Award; payment; rights acquired; limitation on determination on appeal
§ 57-1106 Breaking, injuring, damaging, or interfering with pipeline, plant, or equipment; penalty
§ 57-1201 Terms, defined
§ 57-1202 Tax; levy; person liable; due and payable; lien
§ 57-1203 Tax; rate
§ 57-1204 Tax; payment; when; reports; contents
§ 57-1205 Tax; remittance
§ 57-1206 Tax; security;notice; use
§ 57-1207 Report; payment of tax; by whom
§ 57-1208 Tax; deductions permitted
§ 57-1209 Tax; delinquent; action
§ 57-1210 Tax; when delinquent; penalty
§ 57-1211 False oath; penalty
§ 57-1212 Tax Commissioner; supervise tax collections; rules and regulations
§ 57-1213 Returns; failure to make; penalty
§ 57-1214 Delinquencies; Attorney General; county attorney; injunction
§ 57-1401 Act, how cited
§ 57-1402 Purposes of act
§ 57-1403 Legislative findings
§ 57-1404 Terms, defined
§ 57-1405 Pipeline carrier; constructionof major oil pipeline; application; substantive change to route; application;contents; notice
§ 57-1406 Commission; assess expenses; payment;neglect or refusal to pay; failure to file objection; notice of delinquency;collection
§ 57-1407 Commission; duties; public meetings; agency reports; approval by commission; considerations
§ 57-1408 Commission order; findings; extensionof time; status reports; notice of completion; denial of application; amendedapplication; commission; duties
§ 57-1409 Appeal
§ 57-1410 Rules and regulations
§ 57-1411 Public Service Commission PipelineRegulation Fund; created; use; investment
§ 57-1412 Commission; powers
§ 57-1413 Documents or records; not withheldfrom public
§ 57-1501 Legislative findings
§ 57-1502 Terms, defined
§ 57-1503 Evaluation of route; supplemental environmental impact statement; department; powers and duties; pipeline carrier; reimburse cost; submit to Governor; duty; denial; notice to pipeline carrier; documents or records; not withheld from public

Terms Used In Nebraska Statutes > Chapter 57

  • Acquire: when used in connection with a grant of power or property right to any person shall include the purchase, grant, gift, devise, bequest, and obtaining by eminent domain. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Action: shall include any proceeding in any court of this state. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Action shall: include any proceeding in any court of this state. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • 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.
  • Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • 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.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • 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.
  • Assistive device: means any device, including a demonstrator, that a consumer purchases or accepts transfer of in this state which is used for a major life activity, including, but not limited to, manual wheelchairs, motorized wheelchairs, motorized scooters, and other aides that enhance the mobility of an individual. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2603
  • Assistive device dealer: means a person who is in the business of selling assistive devices. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2604
  • Assistive device lessor: means a person who leases an assistive device to a consumer under a written lease or who holds the lessor's rights under a written lease. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2605
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Attorney: shall mean attorney at law. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Biodegradable: shall mean degradable through a process by which fungi or bacteria secrete enzymes to convert a complex molecular structure to simple gases and organic compounds. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2003
  • Chambers: A judge's office.
  • Collateral costs: means expenses incurred by an assistive device lessor or a consumer in connection with the repair of a nonconformity, including the costs of sales tax and of obtaining an alternative assistive device. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2606
  • Commission: shall mean the Dry Bean Commission. See Nebraska Statutes 2-3739
  • Company: shall include any corporation, partnership, limited liability company, joint-stock company, joint venture, or association. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Consumer: means any of the following:

    (1) An individual or entity purchasing an assistive device if the assistive device was purchased from an assistive device dealer or manufacturer for purposes other than resale. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2607

  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • 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.
  • Counterclaim: A claim that a defendant makes against a plaintiff.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Degradable: shall mean capable of decomposing or deteriorating through a natural chemical process into harmless components after exposure to natural elements for not more than one year. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2004
  • Demonstrator: means an assistive device used primarily for the purpose of demonstration to the public. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2608
  • Department: shall mean the Department of Insurance. See Nebraska Statutes 44-103
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Director: shall mean the Director of Insurance. See Nebraska Statutes 44-103
  • 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
  • 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
  • Escheat: Reversion of real or personal property to the state when 1) a person dies without leaving a will and has no heirs, or 2) when the property (such as a bank account) has been inactive for a certain period of time. Source: OCC
  • 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.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Finance charge: The total cost of credit a customer must pay on a consumer loan, including interest. The Truth in Lending Act requires disclosure of the finance charge. Source: OCC
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • 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.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Insurer: shall include all companies, exchanges, societies, or associations whether organized on the stock, mutual, assessment, or fraternal plan of insurance and reciprocal insurance exchanges. See Nebraska Statutes 44-103
  • Insurer shall: include all companies, exchanges, societies, or associations whether organized on the stock, mutual, assessment, or fraternal plan of insurance and reciprocal insurance exchanges. See Nebraska Statutes 44-103
  • Intangible property: Property that has no intrinsic value, but is merely the evidence of value such as stock certificates, bonds, and promissory notes.
  • 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.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Lineal descendant: Direct descendant of the same ancestors.
  • Major life activity: means a function such as caring for oneself, performing manual tasks, walking, seeing, hearing, speaking, breathing, learning, and working. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2609
  • Manufacturer: means a person who manufactures or assembles assistive devices and agents of that person, including an importer, a distributor, a factory branch, a distributor branch, and any warrantors of the manufacturer's assistive device, but not including an assistive device dealer. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2610
  • 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.
  • Mortgagee: The person to whom property is mortgaged and who has loaned the money.
  • Nonconformity: means a condition or defect that substantially impairs the use, value, or safety of an assistive device and that is covered by an express warranty applicable to the assistive device or to a component of the assistive device but does not include (1) a condition or defect that is the result of abuse, neglect, or unauthorized modification or alteration of the assistive device by a consumer or (2) a condition that is the result of normal use which could be resolved through fitting adjustments, cleaning, or proper care. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2611
  • 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.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Photodegradable: shall mean degradable through a process in which ultraviolet radiation in sunlight causes a chemical change in a material. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2005
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • 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
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • 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.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Reasonable allowance for use: means an amount up to a maximum of the amount obtained by multiplying the total amount for which the written lease obligates the consumer by a fraction, the denominator of which is one thousand eight hundred twenty-five and the numerator of which is the number of days that the consumer used the assistive device before first reporting the nonconformity to the manufacturer, assistive device lessor, or assistive device dealer. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2612
  • Reasonable attempt to repair: means within the terms of an express warranty applicable to a new assistive device:

    (1) Any nonconformity within the warranty that has been repaired by the manufacturer, the assistive device lessor, or any of the manufacturer's authorized assistive device dealers on at least two previous occasions and a nonconformity continues. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2613

  • Recyclable: shall mean suitable for any process of separating, cleaning, treating, and reconstituting waste or other discarded materials for the purpose of recovering or reusing the resources contained therein. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2006
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Retail: shall mean sale for use or consumption and not for resale in any form. See Nebraska Statutes 69-2007
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • 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.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Sworn: shall include affirmed in all cases in which an affirmation may be substituted for an oath. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Temporary restraining order: Prohibits a person from an action that is likely to cause irreparable harm. This differs from an injunction in that it may be granted immediately, without notice to the opposing party, and without a hearing. It is intended to last only until a hearing can be held.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • 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.
  • Uniform Commercial Code: A set of statutes enacted by the various states to provide consistency among the states' commercial laws. It includes negotiable instruments, sales, stock transfers, trust and warehouse receipts, and bills of lading. Source: OCC
  • Violate: shall include failure to comply with. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.