Occupational Board Reform Act

General Information

Committee of Jurisdiction:Agriculture
Occupation Regulated:Livestock Dealer
Occupational Board:N/A
Purpose:Livestock disease prevention and control. The process of tracing back suspected, infected or exposed livestock is of major importance in the Department’s licensing of livestock dealers.
Regulated Professionals:The following is the number of licensed livestock dealers over the past five years: 2014/2015 – 169
Year Created:Statute was enacted on August 28, 1969. No occupational board was created.
Year Active:This program does not operate under an occupational board.
Sunset Date:N/A


Statutory Authorization:Neb. Rev. Stat. §§54-1701 to 54-1711.
Parent Agency:


Number of Members:N/A
Who Appoints:N/A
Legislative Approval:N/A
Qualifications of Members:
Per Diem:No
Expense Reimbursement:
Term Length:
Terms Rotate or Expire at Once:


Required FY 2019-2018:0
Held FY 2019-2018:0
Required FY 2018-2017:0
Held FY 2018-2017:0
Required FY 2017-2016:0
Held FY 2017-2016:0
Required FY 2016-2015:0
Held FY 2016-2015:0
Required FY 2015-2014:0
Held FY 2015-2014:0


Support Staff:One
Shared or Separate:Shared
FY 2019-2018 Budget:156
FY 2018-2017 Budget:174
FY 2017-2016 Budget:171
FY 2016-2015 Budget:168
FY 2015-2014 Budget:169
Other Funding Sources:0
Spending Authority:N/A


Government Certificates Issued:0
Issued Certificate Descriptions:N/A
Government Certificates Revoked:0
Revoked Certificate Descriptions:N/A
Government Certificates Denied:0
Denied Certificate Descriptions:N/A
Government Certificates Penalties Against:0
Penalty Certificate Descriptions:N/A
Explanation of Effectiveness:https://nebraskalegislature.gov/pdf/SurveyDocs/explanation1569356139.pdf
Potential Harm
Regulation Comparison:https://nebraskalegislature.gov/pdf/SurveyDocs/comparison1569356139.pdf
Subject to Regulations of Act(LB407):No
Survey Submitted: September 24, 2019 03:15 PM