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Statutes > Nebraska > Chapter48 > 48-519

48-519. Fees; posting; payment; contents; private employment agency contracts; filed; copy.No private employment agency shall, as a condition to registering or obtaining employment for such applicant, require such applicant to subscribe to any publication or exact any fee, compensation, or reward other than the registration fee and a further service fee, based on a schedule of fees, which shall be prominently posted in the agency's place of business and filed with the Commissioner of Labor. A copy of all private employment agency contracts shall also be filed with the commissioner. Private employment agencies shall furnish each applicant with a copy of such applicant's contract. Each private employment agency shall display at all times in a prominent place a printed card with a minimum height of twenty inches and a width of fourteen inches with each letter to be a minimum of one-fourth inch in height, which shall state the maximum service fee charge against the first month's salary and where the applicant may contact the Commissioner of Labor or his agent. The service fee shall be payable at such time as may be agreed upon in writing, but not before the applicant has accepted employment. SourceLaws 1972, LB 1460, § 8; Laws 1977, LB 162, § 15.