43-251.02. 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.

Source:Laws 2015, LB482, ยง 2.