§ 81-8,302 Act, how cited
§ 81-8,303 Terms, defined
§ 81-8,304 Contract claims; filing procedure
§ 81-8,305 State Claims Board; submission of claim; procedure; action in district court; when
§ 81-8,306 Claims; when barred; exclusive remedy

Terms Used In Nebraska Statutes > State Contract Claims Act

  • Action: shall include any proceeding in any court of this state. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Attorney: shall mean attorney at law. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • 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.
  • 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