Nebraska Revised Statute 8-102
Department of Banking and Finance; supervision and control of specified financial institutions; declaration of public purpose.
The department shall, under the laws of this state specifically made applicable to each, have general supervision and control over banks, trust companies, credit unions, building and loan associations, and savings and loan associations, all of which are hereby declared to be quasi-public in nature and subject to regulation and control by the state.
Supervision and control extends to branches. First Fed. Sav. & Loan Assn. v. Department of Banking, 187 Neb. 562, 192 N.W.2d 736 (1971).