Nebraska Revised Statute 81-12,155
Qualified action plan; department; duties; contents.
In selecting projects to receive financial assistance under the Business Innovation Act, the department shall develop a qualified action plan by January 1 of each even-numbered year. The plan shall set forth selection criteria to be used to determine priorities which are appropriate to local conditions and the state's economy, including the state's immediate need for innovation development, proposed increases in jobs and investment, private dollars leveraged, industry support and participation, and repayment, in part or in whole, of financial assistance awarded under the act. The department shall submit the plan to the Governor for approval.