Nebraska Revised Statute 68-1735

Chapter 68


Creating self-sufficiency contract and meeting work activity requirement; applicant under twenty years of age; activities authorized.

For purposes of creating the self-sufficiency contract and meeting the applicant's work activity requirement, an applicant who is under twenty years of age and is married or a single head of household is deemed to have met the work activity requirement in a month if he or she:

(1) Maintains satisfactory attendance during such month at secondary school, a general education development program, or the equivalent; or

(2) Participates in education directly related to employment for an average of at least twenty hours per week during such month. Education directly related to employment includes, but is not limited to, Adult Basic Education, English as a Second Language, and a general education development program.