Nebraska Laws LB403 - Verification Lawful Present/Public Benefits and Employment
All University contracts deemed to be "public contracts", as defined under the statue must contain the following representation:
Contractor, on behalf of itself and any subcontractor to this Agreement, shall use an electronic verification system to determine the work eligibility status of new employees physically performing services with the State of Nebraska as required by Neb. Rev. Stat. §§4-108 to 4-114, as it may be in effect as of the date of this Contract, or as such law may be amended from time-to-time. Compliance with these Nebraska statutes shall be considered material to this Contract.
The statutory description of the term "public contract" indicates that is is a contract for the physical performance of services within the State of Nebraska.. The required contract language may be incorporated into the contract by reference to other documents such as bid specifications, a request for proposals, a purchase order, or business office policies. The required language is incorporated in the Terms and Conditions for the purchase orders issued by Business Services. Contracts which have the ability to be renewed or extended beyond the initial term, will comply by incorporating the required contract language into the renewal or extension.
LB403 is effective October 1, 2009.