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50-103. Oaths; members may administer.Any member may administer oaths in the Legislature, and while acting on a committee may administer oaths on the business of such committee. SourceR.S.1866, c. 31, § 5, p. 249; R.S.1913, § 3744; C.S.1922, § 3137; C.S.1929, § 50-103; R.S.1943, § 50-103.AnnotationsAlthough this section provides that any member of the Legislature "May administer oaths in the Legislature, and while acting on a committee may administer oaths on the business of such committee" no Nebraska statute requires that an oath be administered to individuals testifying before a legislative committee. State v. Douglas, 222 Neb. 833, 388 N.W.2d 801 (1986).