Nebraska Revised Statute 10-405

Chapter 10


County and city bonds; payment; tax levy.

It shall be the duty of the proper officers of such county or city to cause to be annually levied, collected and paid to the holders of such bonds a special tax on all taxable property within said county or city sufficient to pay the annual interest as the same becomes due. When the principal of said bonds becomes due such officers shall in like manner levy and collect an additional amount sufficient to pay the same as it becomes due; Provided, not more than twenty percent of the principal of said bonds shall be collected in any one year.


  • Laws 1869, § 5, p. 93;
  • Laws 1870, § 2, p. 15;
  • R.S.1913, § 409;
  • C.S.1922, § 326;
  • C.S.1929, § 11-405;
  • R.S.1943, § 10-405;
  • Laws 1947, c. 15, § 4, p. 83.


  • Sanitary districts never have been included. Lang v. Sanitary District, 160 Neb. 754, 71 N.W.2d 608 (1955).

  • Where bonds are issued by county to aid in construction of a railroad, taxable property in territory added to the county after the voting of bonds is liable to taxation for their payment. Chicago, St. P., M. & O. Ry. Co. v. Cuming County, 31 Neb. 374, 47 N.W. 1121 (1891).