Nebraska Board of Geologists

Geologists Regulation Act

On April 1, 1998, the Nebraska Unicameral passed LB1161 establishing the Geologists Regulation Act, Neb. Rev Statute §§ 81-3501 through 81-3541. The act provides for the licensure of professional geologists in Nebraska whose activities may affect public health, safety, and welfare. The most recent changes to the Act were enacted through Legislative Bill 91 of the One Hundred Third Legislature, First Session, and became effective September 6, 2013. 

State of Nebraska Geologists Regulation Act

Subject Matter Index


Chapter 1: General provisions, fees, and definitions.

Chapter 2: Requirements for licensure of a professional geologist by examination, experience, and education and enrollment as a geologist-intern. 

Chapter 3: Requirements for licensure of a professional geologist from other jurisdictions.

Chapter 4: Code or practice, use of regulated titles.

Chapter 5: Enforcement.

Chapter 6: The use of the licensee seal.

Chapter 7: Requirements for organizational practice.