Nebraska Revised Statute 71-5714

Chapter 71 Section 5714


Tobacco Prevention and Control Program; created.

The Tobacco Prevention and Control Program is created as a comprehensive statewide tobacco-related public health program administered by the Department of Health and Human Services. The program includes, but is not limited to (1) community programs to reduce tobacco use, (2) chronic disease programs, (3) school programs, (4) statewide programs, (5) enforcement, (6) counter marketing, (7) cessation programs, (8) surveillance and evaluation, and (9) administration.

The State Treasurer shall transfer, on July 1, 2016, the unobligated balance in the Tobacco Prevention and Control Cash Fund to the Nebraska Health Care Cash Fund.