Nebraska Revised Statute 32-1105

Chapter 32 Section 1105

32-1105.

Election contest; bond; when required; where filed.

If the contested seat is not in the Legislature, the petitioner shall file in the proper court within ten days after filing of the petition a bond with security to be approved by the clerk of the court conditioned to pay all costs in case the election is confirmed.

If the contested seat is in the Legislature, the petitioner shall file with the Clerk of the Legislature within ten days after filing the petition a bond with security approved by the Clerk of the Legislature conditioned to pay all costs in case the election is confirmed. The bond shall be in an amount of at least five thousand dollars as determined by the Clerk of the Legislature. If the Clerk of the Legislature determines that the bond is inadequate, he or she may order an increase in the amount of the bond at any stage of the contest proceedings.

Source

  • Laws 1994, LB 76, § 348.

Annotations

  • Cost bond must be filed within ten days after filing of complaint contesting election. Sutton v. Anderson, 176 Neb. 543, 126 N.W.2d 836 (1964).