2017 Nebraska Revised Statutes
28-361.01 Neglect, defined.

Universal Citation: NE Code § 28-361.01 (2017)


Neglect, defined.

Neglect means any knowing or intentional act or omission on the part of a caregiver to provide essential services or the failure of a vulnerable adult, due to physical or mental impairments, to perform self-care or obtain essential services to such an extent that there is actual physical injury to a vulnerable adult or imminent danger of the vulnerable adult suffering physical injury or death.


  • Laws 1988, LB 463, § 8;
  • R.S.1943, (2008), § 28-355;
  • Laws 2012, LB1051, § 7.

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