§ 81-1901 Act, how cited
§ 81-1902 Sections; purpose; how construed
§ 81-1903 Definitions, where found
§ 81-1904 Secretary, defined
§ 81-1905 Examinee, defined
§ 81-1906 Person, defined
§ 81-1907 Polygraph, defined
§ 81-1908 Polygraph examiner, defined
§ 81-1909 Voice stress analyzer, defined
§ 81-1910 Voice analysis examiner, defined
§ 81-1911 Examiner, defined
§ 81-1912 Private examiner, defined
§ 81-1913 Public examiner, defined
§ 81-1914 Truthfulness or deception; detection; license required
§ 81-1915 License; application
§ 81-1916 Polygraph; license to operate; applicant; qualifications; affidavit; contents
§ 81-1917 Voice stress analysis; license tooperate; applicant; qualifications; affidavit; contents
§ 81-1918 Course of study or training; certifiedfacility; proof of completion
§ 81-1919 Intern’s license; qualifications
§ 81-1920 Application; investigated by Secretary of State
§ 81-1921 Examiner’s licenses; fees; expiration
§ 81-1922 Intern licenses; fees; expiration
§ 81-1923 License; not assignable or transferable
§ 81-1924 License; fee; duplicate license; place of business; displayed
§ 81-1925 Licenses; revenue placed in General Fund
§ 81-1926 Public examiner; fee; private examination; second license required; violation; penalty
§ 81-1927 Licensee; change of address; notify Secretary of State
§ 81-1928 License; denied, suspended, revoked; grounds; hearing
§ 81-1929 License; revoked, suspended; surrendered; when
§ 81-1930 Licensee; service of process
§ 81-1931 Appeal; procedure
§ 81-1932 Employee; use of truth and deception examination; when; limitation
§ 81-1933 Employer; violation; penalty
§ 81-1934 Secretary of State; rules and regulations; adopt; forms
§ 81-1935 Act; violation; penalty
§ 81-1936 Examiner’s license; reciprocity; requirements

Terms Used In Nebraska Statutes > Licensing of Truth and Deception Examiners Act

  • Action: shall include any proceeding in any court of this state. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • 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.
  • Examinee: shall mean the individual who is being examined, tested, or questioned by an examiner or intern for the purpose of verifying truthfulness or detecting deception. See Nebraska Statutes 81-1905
  • Examiner: shall mean any polygraph examiner, voice analysis examiner, or any other person, other than an intern, who does any of the following:

    (1) Purports to verify truthfulness or to detect deception or to provide a diagnostic opinion regarding such truthfulness or deception through instrumentation or the use of a mechanical device. See Nebraska Statutes 81-1911

  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • 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.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • 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.
  • Person: shall mean any individual, firm, partnership, limited liability company, association, or corporation. See Nebraska Statutes 81-1906
  • 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
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Polygraph: shall mean any mechanical or electronic instrument which uses attached sensors to record psychophysiological responses for the purpose of attempting to determine truth or deception and which records permanently and simultaneously at least three physiological responses. See Nebraska Statutes 81-1907
  • Private examiner: shall mean any examiner who performs or purports to perform the service of attempting to verify truthfulness or detect deception or providing a diagnostic opinion regarding such truthfulness or deception under any circumstances other than as a public examiner. See Nebraska Statutes 81-1912
  • 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
  • Public examiner: shall mean an examiner who performs or purports to perform the service of attempting to verify truthfulness or detect deception or providing a diagnostic opinion regarding such truthfulness or deception exclusively in his or her official capacity as a salaried employee of some agency or political subdivision of the state. See Nebraska Statutes 81-1913
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • 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.
  • Secretary: shall mean the Secretary of State for the State of Nebraska. See Nebraska Statutes 81-1904
  • 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
  • Sworn: shall include affirmed in all cases in which an affirmation may be substituted for an oath. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • United States: shall include territories, outlying possessions, and the District of Columbia. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Voice analysis examiner: shall mean any person, other than an intern, who uses an instrument capable of permanently recording on a graph one or more psychophysiological reactions present in the voice of an examinee for the purpose of attempting to determine truth or deception. See Nebraska Statutes 81-1910
  • voice stress analyzer: shall mean a mechanical or electronic instrument capable of recording the human voice, which detects and measures pitch, amplitude, frequency, and other components of the human voice for the purpose of attempting to determine truth or deception, and whose records are permanently and simultaneously recorded. See Nebraska Statutes 81-1909
  • Year: shall mean calendar year. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801