NE ST § 43-1311


Neb.Rev.St. § 43-1311
West's Revised Statutes of Nebraska Annotated Currentness
Chapter 43. Infants and Juveniles
Article 13. Foster Care
(a) Foster Care Review Act

43-1311. Child removed from home; person or court in charge of child; duties

Except as otherwise provided in the Nebraska Indian Child Welfare Act, immediately following removal of a child from his or her home pursuant to section 43-284, the person or court in charge of the child shall:

(1) Conduct or cause to be conducted an investigation of the child's circumstances designed to establish a safe and appropriate plan for the rehabilitation of the foster child and family unit or permanent placement of the child;

(2) Require that the child receive a medical examination within two weeks of his or her removal from his or her home;

(3) Subject the child to such further diagnosis and evaluation as is necessary; and

(4) Require that the child attend the same school as prior to the foster care placement unless the person or court in charge determines that attending such school would not be in the best interests of the child.


Laws 1982, LB 714, § 11; Laws 1985, LB 255, § 42; Laws 1998, LB 1041, § 39; Laws 2008, LB 1014, § 44, eff. July 18, 2008.


Laws 2008, LB 1014, § 75 provides:

"Sec. 75. If any section in this act or any part of any section is declared invalid or unconstitutional, the declaration shall not affect the validity or constitutionality of the remaining portions."

Neb. Rev. St. § 43-1311, NE ST § 43-1311
Current through the 101st Legislature Second Regular Session 2010              

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