Nebraska Revised Statute 79-896

Chapter 79 Section 896

79-896.

Teachers; applicants; inquiries concerning religious affiliation prohibited.

It shall be unlawful for any person to prepare or deliver any questionnaire, employment application, or information blank to any applicant for any teaching position in the public schools of this state if the questionnaire, employment application, or information blank contains any inquiry or reference to the religious affiliation or the religious belief of the applicant.

Source

  • Laws 1937, c. 180, § 1, p. 710;
  • C.S.Supp.,1941, § 79-1426;
  • R.S.1943, § 79-1406;
  • Laws 1949, c. 256, § 368, p. 814;
  • R.S.1943, (1994), § 79-1268;
  • Laws 1996, LB 900, § 521.

Cross References

  • For constitutional provisions for religious freedom, see Article I, section 4, and Article VII, section 11, Constitution of Nebraska.