Nebraska Revised Statute 71-557
Department; duties; rules and regulations.
The department shall:
(1) In consultation with a panel of persons having expertise in the field of critical congenital heart disease screening, develop approved methods of critical congenital heart disease screening;
(2) Apply for all available federal funding to carry out the Newborn Critical Congenital Heart Disease Screening Act; and
(3) Adopt and promulgate rules and regulations necessary to implement the act.