Nebraska Revised Statute 43-534

Chapter 43 Section 534


Family policy; annual statement required.

Every department, agency, institution, committee, and commission of state government which is concerned or responsible for children and families shall submit, as part of the annual budget request of such department, agency, institution, committee, or commission, a comprehensive statement of the efforts such department, agency, institution, committee, or commission has taken to carry out the policy and principles set forth in sections 43-532 and 43-533. For 2012, 2013, and 2014, the Department of Health and Human Services shall provide an electronic copy of its statement submitted under this section to the Health and Human Services Committee of the Legislature on or before September 15. The statement shall include, but not be limited to, a listing of programs provided for children and families and the priority of such programs, a summary of the expenses incurred in the provision and administration of services for children and families, the number of clients served by each program, and data being collected to demonstrate the short-term and long-term effectiveness of each program.