Nebraska Revised Statute 76-549

Chapter 76


Abstracters Board of Examiners Cash Fund; created; investment; board members and director; compensation.

(1) All fees collected pursuant to the Abstracters Act shall be deposited in the state treasury to be credited to the Abstracters Board of Examiners Cash Fund which is hereby created. All actual and necessary expenses of the board shall be paid from such fund.

(2) No member of the board shall receive a salary. Each member of the board shall receive as compensation for each day or part thereof of actual service while attending meetings or otherwise engaged upon the business of the board fifty dollars and expenses incurred in the performance of official duties. The director shall be paid a salary to be determined by the board.

(3) Transfers may be made from the Abstracters Board of Examiners Cash Fund to the General Fund at the direction of the Legislature. Any money in the Abstracters Board of Examiners Cash Fund available for investment shall be invested by the state investment officer pursuant to the Nebraska Capital Expansion Act and the Nebraska State Funds Investment Act.


  • Laws 1965, c. 453, § 5, p. 1438;
  • Laws 1969, c. 615, § 6, p. 2497;
  • Laws 1971, LB 25, § 1;
  • Laws 1973, LB 330, § 2;
  • Laws 1981, LB 204, § 147;
  • R.S.1943, (1981), § 76-513;
  • Laws 1985, LB 47, § 19;
  • Laws 2009, First Spec. Sess., LB3, § 52.

Cross References

  • Nebraska Capital Expansion Act, see section 72-1269.
  • Nebraska State Funds Investment Act, see section 72-1260.


  • "Preparing written reports of title to real property" constitutes the "business of abstracting" for purposes of the Abstracters Act only when done in exchange for a fee or other valuable consideration. So construed, the Abstracters Act is not unconstitutionally overbroad on its face. State v. Rabourn, 269 Neb. 499, 693 N.W.2d 291 (2005).