Nebraska Protective Orders

Code Section
42-901, et seq.

Activity Addressed by Order
Enjoin contact; exclude from dwelling or any other place specified by court; regarding minors; temporary custody

Duration
Maximum: 1 year unless modified

Penalty for a Violation of Order
Class II misdemeanor if knowingly violated; Class I misdemeanor if violator has prior conviction for violating order; Class IV felony if violator has prior conviction for violating same order

Who May Apply for Order
Any victim of domestic abuse

Fees Waived
Yes, in good faith

Transmission to Law Enforcement
Copy to local police department, local law enforcement agent and local sheriff’s office

Civil Liability
N/A


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