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Statutes > Nebraska > Chapter54 > 54-2602

54-2602. Terms, defined.For purposes of the Competitive Livestock Markets Act:(1) Animal unit means one head of cattle, three calves under four hundred fifty pounds, or five swine;(2) Department means the Department of Agriculture;(3) Director means the Director of Agriculture or his or her designee;(4) Livestock means live cattle or swine;(5) Packer means a person, or agent of such person, engaged in the business of slaughtering livestock in Nebraska in excess of one hundred fifty thousand animal units per year; and(6) Person includes individuals, firms, associations, limited liability companies, and corporations and officers or limited liability company members thereof. SourceLaws 1999, LB 835, § 2.