State Codes and Statutes

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Statutes > Nebraska > Chapter83 > 83-182

83-182. Director; establish programs.The director shall establish appropriate programs for each facility designed as far as practical to prepare and assist each person committed to the department to assume his or her responsibilities as a useful citizen. In developing such programs, the director shall seek to make available to each person capable of benefiting therefrom academic or vocational training, participation in productive work, religious and recreational activities, and such therapeutic measures as are practicable. No person shall be ordered or compelled to participate in religious activities. SourceLaws 1969, c. 817, § 13, p. 3079; Laws 1993, LB 31, § 31. AnnotationsEvidence held insufficient to show denial of property rights afforded under sections 83-182 and 83-183. Journey v. Vitek, 685 F.2d 239 (8th Cir. 1982).