Nebraska Revised Statute 43-251.02

Chapter 43 Section 251.02


Reference to clinically credentialed community-based provider.

A peace officer, upon making contact with a child who has not committed a criminal offense but who appears to be a juvenile as described in subdivision (3)(b) of section 43-247 and who is in need of assistance, may refer the child and child's parent or parents or guardian to a clinically credentialed community-based provider for immediate crisis intervention, de-escalation, and respite care services.