State Codes and Statutes

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Statutes > Nebraska > Chapter83 > 83-4_126

83-4,126. Jail Standards Board; powers and duties; enumerated.The Jail Standards Board shall have the authority and responsibility:(1) To develop minimum standards for the construction, maintenance, and operation of criminal detention facilities;(2) To perform such other duties as may be necessary to carry out the policy of the state regarding such criminal detention facilities and juvenile detention facilities as stated in sections 83-4,124 to 83-4,134; and(3) Consistent with the purposes and objectives of the Juvenile Services Act, to develop standards for juvenile detention facilities, including, but not limited to, standards for physical facilities, care, programs, and disciplinary procedures, and to develop guidelines pertaining to the operation of such facilities. SourceLaws 1975, LB 417, § 28; Laws 1978, LB 212, § 3; R.S.Supp.,1980, § 83-948; Laws 1990, LB 663, § 17; Laws 1992, LB 1184, § 19. Cross ReferencesJuvenile Services Act, see section 43-2401.