2-3008. Violations; penalty; enforcement.

(1) Any person violating the Nebraska Poultry Disease Control Act or the rules and regulations adopted and promulgated under the act shall be guilty of a Class III misdemeanor.

(2) It shall be the duty of the county attorney of the county in which any violation occurs or is about to occur, when notified by the Department of Agriculture of such violation or threatened violation, to pursue appropriate proceedings pursuant to subsection (1) or (3) of this section without delay.

(3) In order to insure compliance with the Nebraska Poultry Disease Control Act, the Department of Agriculture may apply for a restraining order, a temporary or permanent injunction, or a mandatory injunction against any person violating or threatening to violate the act or the rules and regulations adopted and promulgated pursuant to the act. The district court of the county where the violation is occurring or is about to occur shall have jurisdiction to grant such relief upon good cause shown. Relief may be granted notwithstanding the existence of any other remedy at law and shall be granted without bond.

Source:Laws 1969, c. 6, § 8, p. 93; Laws 1977, LB 40, § 25; Laws 1988, LB 871, § 2.