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Nebraska Exec Order 19-04

STATE of NEBRASKA
OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
LINCOLN

EXECUTIVE ORDER No. 19-04
EMERGENCYR ELIEFD UE TO WEATHERE VENTS- REGISTRATIONS& PERMITS

WHEREAS, commercial motor vehicles and motor carriers are engaged in the business of transporting equipment, materials, and storm debris in conjunction with response and recovery efforts in the State of Nebraska due to a State of Emergency declared March 12, 2019 as a result of severe weather events during this winter; and

WHEREAS, the effective and efficient transportation of equipment, materials, and supplies are consistent with emergency management strategies to provide aid, comfort, and security necessary for the restoration of order and safety to local governmental jurisdictions in the State of Nebraska; and

NOW, THEREFORE, Pete Ricketts, Governor of the State of Nebraska, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and laws of Nebraska, find these conditions constitute a state of emergency within Nebraska for equipment, materials, and storm debris as of March 15, 2019 through April 15, 2019.

Pursuant to this declaration, I hereby order the following:

  1. The requirements for trip permits pertaining to vehicle registrations, set forth in Neb. Rev. Stat. §60-3,198 and for fuel tax permit requirements, set forth in Neb. Rev. Stat. §66-1,114 are hereby suspended as of March 20, 2019 through April 15, 2019.

IN WITNESS THEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nebraska to be affixed on this 20th day of March 2019.

Pete Ricketts, Governor
State of Nebraska

Robert B. Evnen, Secretary of State
State of Nebraska

Last updated: Thursday, April 11, 2019