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Active Duty Military

Others who may obtain a resident permit include: (1) military personnel stationed in NE and on active duty here for at least 30 consecutive days; Cornhusker State residents who are Veterans may qualify for a Veteran’s Hunting/Fishing Permit for a fee of $5.00 if they are 64 years of age or older and a Veteran that has served Active duty service other than Basic training. To obtain a Veteran’s permit for Hunting/Fishing you must complete an application form and return it to your nearest Nebraska Game and Parks Commission office along with a copy of your DD 214 that verifies dates of service and the $5.00 fee. The Veteran’s permit must be renewed each year for a fee of $5.00.

Disabled Veterans

Fee-Exempt Permits Fee-exempt permits are available to the following resident veterans: (1) 50 percent disabled as a result of service in the armed forces, (2) received a pension from the Veterans Administration as a result of a total and permanent disability not incurred in the line of duty in military service, and (3) those who obtained fee-exempt permits before Jan. 1, 2006. Aquatic habitat stamps are included with these fee-exempt permits. Information and application forms are available from NE Game and Parks Commission offices across and permit agents. An annual $5 fish/hunt permit is available for veterans 64 and older and residents 69 and older.

NE Statute Chapter 37, Section 217

37-217. Disabled person, defined.

Disabled person means any person certified by a physician to have a permanent physical impairment which limits personal mobility and results in an inability to travel unassisted more than two hundred feet without the use of a wheelchair, crutch, walker, prosthetic, orthotic, or other assistance device as allowed by rules and regulations adopted and promulgated by the commission.

Reference: Rules and Regulations

Nebraska Statutes by Chapter: Link

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