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83-4,125. Detention facilities, defined.For purposes of sections 83-4,124 to 83-4,134:(1) Criminal detention facility shall mean any institution operated by a political subdivision or a combination of political subdivisions for the careful keeping or rehabilitative needs of adult or juvenile criminal offenders or those persons being detained while awaiting disposition of charges against them. Criminal detention facility shall not include any institution operated by the Department of Correctional Services. Criminal detention facilities shall be classified as follows:(a) Type I Facilities shall mean criminal detention facilities used for the detention of persons for not more than twenty-four hours, excluding nonjudicial days;(b) Type II Facilities shall mean criminal detention facilities used for the detention of persons for not more than ninety-six hours, excluding nonjudicial days; and(c) Type III Facilities shall mean criminal detention facilities used for the detention of persons beyond ninety-six hours; and(2) Juvenile detention facility shall mean an institution operated by a political subdivision or political subdivisions for the secure detention and treatment of persons younger than eighteen years of age, including persons under the jurisdiction of a juvenile court, who are serving a sentence pursuant to a conviction in a county or district court or who are detained while waiting disposition of charges against them. Juvenile detention facility shall not include any institution operated by the department. SourceLaws 1975, LB 417, § 26; Laws 1978, LB 212, § 2; R.S.Supp.,1980, § 83-946; Laws 1992, LB 1184, § 18; Laws 1994, LB 461, § 2; Laws 2000, LB 1167, § 51; Laws 2003, LB 760, § 19.