§ 81-829.36 Act, how cited
§ 81-829.37 Purposes of act
§ 81-829.38 Act, how construed
§ 81-829.39 Terms, defined
§ 81-829.40 Governor; powersand duties
§ 81-829.41 Agency; Adjutant General; powersand duties
§ 81-829.42 Governor’s Emergency Program; established
§ 81-829.43 Prevention measures; procedure
§ 81-829.45 Agency; weather conditions; continuously apprise
§ 81-829.46 Local government; Governor; powers; duties; performance of functions
§ 81-829.47 Interjurisdictional emergency managementarrangement; Governor findings
§ 81-829.48 Emergency management aid and assistance; mutual aid arrangements; interjurisdictional emergency management agreement
§ 81-829.49 Local government, school district, or educational service unit appropriations
§ 81-829.50 Local emergency; declared; principal executive officer of a local government; effect; interjurisdictional emergency management organization
§ 81-829.51 Local government; school district; educational service unit; emergency expenditures; vote of governing body; when
§ 81-829.52 State emergency response teams; establish; team leader; appointment; duties
§ 81-829.53 State emergency response teams; personnel; powers; duties; rights; immunities; compensation; expenses
§ 81-829.54 State emergency response teams; employees; expenses; political subdivisions; reimbursement by state; rental of equipment; payment; damages
§ 81-829.55 Immunity from liability for activities; covered by Nebraska Workers’ Compensation Act; licenses, not required; emergency management worker; powers, duties, immunities, privileges
§ 81-829.56 Interstate Civil Defense and DisasterCompact; enactment; other agreements or compacts; approval
§ 81-829.57 Persons within the state; conduct; personal services; compensation for property; claim; file
§ 81-829.58 Emergency management; supplies and services from federal government; funds; disposition
§ 81-829.59 Emergency management; supplies and services from private entities; funds; disposition
§ 81-829.60 Emergency management; utilization of services, equipment, supplies, and facilities of existing departments and agencies of state
§ 81-829.61 Emergency management organizations; political activities prohibited
§ 81-829.62 Emergency management; personnel; advocation of subversive activities against government; prohibited
§ 81-829.64 Emergency management organizations; enforce orders, rules, and regulations
§ 81-829.65 Emergency operations; moving of equipment outside limits of local government; law enforcement personnel; powers; insurance
§ 81-829.66 Emergency operations; immunity from liability for licensors of shelter space
§ 81-829.67 Storm spotter or emergency managementworker; training, identification, and credentialing
§ 81-829.69 State of emergency; proclaimed by Governor; powers
§ 81-829.70 Temporary housing units; powers of local governments
§ 81-829.71 Major disaster; powers of Governor; apply for federal community disaster loans; cancellation of repayment; when
§ 81-829.72 State of emergency; powers of Governor; Adjutant General; duty
§ 81-829.73 Misstatement concerning financial assistance; penalty
§ 81-829.75 References to prior act and agency; how construed

Terms Used In Nebraska Statutes > Emergency Management Act

  • 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
  • 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.
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • 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
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • United States: shall include territories, outlying possessions, and the District of Columbia. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801