Here Are The Mandatory Reporting Laws In Nebraska | Law & Crime

Here Are The Mandatory Reporting Laws In Nebraska

Nebraska

(1) Does the state require everyone to report child abuse, including sex abuse?  Yes. Besides a list of mandatory reporters by profession, “any other person” must report suspected abuse.

(2) Does the law require coaches to report child abuse? Yes, because everyone must report suspected abuse.

(3) Does the law require college staff to report child abuse? Yes, because everyone must report suspected abuse.

(4) Does the law allow jail time for those who fail to properly report abuse? Yes; the penalty is a Class III Misdemeanor punishable by up to three months in jail and a fine of up to $500.

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