OF NEBRASKA FOR 2008 2009 001. Please be advised that the following fireworks have been approved by the Nebraska State Fire Marshal for sale and discharge. New items for 20082009 are listed in BOLD print.
Fireworks not listed or described in this Chapter are NOT PERMISSIBLE. Individuals found in possession or attempting to buy, sell, transport or manufacture illegal fireworks will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.
All Distributors, Jobbers or Retailers MUST complete a Fireworks License Application prior to the purchase, delivery and sale of permissible fireworks. Retail applications postmarked or submitted after June 10th of any year must include a fifty-dollar ($50.00) late fee. Please check with your city or village officials because their license and fireworks requirements may vary from the State Fire Marshal’s rules and regulations. Fireworks may only be purchased from licensed distributor. Applications are now available online at www.sfm.ne.gov. Any fireworks that are shot into the air must be destroyed in the air and not come to the ground hot or with flames. Items that have inserts are acceptable only if the inserts come to the ground cool and appear on this approved list.
002. Display Shell Items and Reloadable Artillery Shells. All reloadable fireworks and display fireworks with firing tubes larger than one and one seven-eighths inch (1-7/8") in diameter are not permissible or legal. Reloadable fireworks may contain a maximum of twelve (12) shells or multiple break shells as notedor inserts per package.None of the shells may exceed four breaks.Reloadable artillery shells must also be listed by a specific name.
Reloadable Artillery Shells All reloadable artillery shells may contain a maximum of twelve (12) single break shells or multiple break shells as noted or inserts per package. The firing tubes may not be larger than one and one-seven-eighth inch (1-7/8) in diameter. Reloadable Artillery Shells are Listed Below: