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Statutes of the State of Nevada - Fifty-Seventh Session, 1973

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AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the legislative fund. Senate Bill No. 1–Senator Lamb.  Approved January 17, 1973

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AN ACT relating to officers and employees of the legislature; providing for number of employees of the senate to be determined by senate legislative functions committee. Senate Bill No. 32–Committee on Legislative Functions.  Approved January 23, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 220.165, relating to the purchase by legislators of the Nevada Revised Statutes, by designating the legislative counsel bureau as the agency to receive payment for the set. Senate Bill No. 8–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 2, 1973

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to elections; adopting extensive provisions relating to voting machines; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved April 29, 1971. Senate Bill No. 9–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 2, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 345.050, relating to publications sold by the secretary of state, by deleting reference to Nevada Revised Statutes, annotations thereto and the Nevada Digest. Senate Bill No. 11–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 2, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 381.260, relating to the authority of the governor to accept a deed to the site of the Lost City museum, by correcting the description of the real property comprising the site. Senate Bill No. 13–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 2, 1973

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance and the insurance business; enacting the Nevada Insurance Code, which, among other things, defines words and terms; provides powers and duties of the commissioner of insurance; imposes fees and taxes; regulates agents, brokers, solicitors, adjusters, motor vehicle physical damage appraisers, analysts, bail bondsmen, motor clubs, nonprofit hospital and medical and dental service corporations, fraternal benefit societies, reciprocal insurers and rates and rate service organizations; authorizes insurers and restricts unauthorized insurers; provides for the disposition of unclaimed funds of life insurers; specifies the kinds of insurance and the limits of risk; provides for reinsurance and surplus lines; regulates casualty, health, property, surety, title and life insurance and annuity contracts; provides for the formation, capitalization and financing of domestic stock and mutual insurers, their assets, liabilities, investments, deposits and powers; regulates and prohibits certain trade practices, fraud and insider trading of equity securities; provides for continuity of management of insurers during emergencies and the conservation, rehabilitation and liquidation of delinquent insurers; and provides penalties; repealing chapters 679 to 688, inclusive, and chapters 690 to 696, inclusive, of NRS, relating to insurance and the insurance business; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved May 5, 1971, as amended. Senate Bill No. 17–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 2, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 484.644, relating to pollution control devices, by substituting the word “commission” for “board” to properly set forth the name of the state commission of environmental protection. Senate Bill No. 20–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 2, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 47.140, relating to matters of law subject to judicial notice, by adding municipal codes adopted and filed by any incorporated city pursuant to NRS 268.014. Senate Bill No. 21–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 2, 1973

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AN ACT relating to criminal jurisdiction over Indians; repealing NRS 194.030 declared void by the Supreme Court of the State of Nevada in Davis v. Warden, 88 Nev. ....., 498 P.2d 1346 (1972 Adv. Op. 118) as having been enacted prior to consent by the United States to state assumption of jurisdiction. Senate Bill No. 22–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 2, 1973

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AN ACT relating to cemeteries; repealing obsolete transitory provisions for expiration of licenses for issuance of prepaid cemetery merchandise and service contracts and for transfer of maintenance fund moneys to the endowment care fund. Senate Bill No. 25–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 2, 1973

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AN ACT relating to intoxicating liquor and controlled substances; clarifying ambiguous language in provisions prohibiting contact between state hospital employees “under the influence” and patients, and the operation of watersports equipment and aircraft while “under the influence”; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 41–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 2, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 253.050, relating to compensation of public administrators, by permitting the district attorney of Lander County to retain fees received while serving as public administrator. Senate Bill No. 26–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 6, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 683A.240, relating to names appearing on insurance licenses, by deleting typographical error referring to “unincorporated” applicant and substituting “incorporated.” Senate Bill No. 18–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 6, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 450A.030, relating to the definition of “license” for ambulance drivers and attendants, by deleting obsolete references to “air ambulance pilots and attendants” and “school bus drivers.” Senate Bill No. 16–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 6, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 436.290, relating to reimbursement for expenses for mental health services, by deleting reference to declaration of intention by a physician to become a citizen of the United States as affecting reimbursability and substituting the term “lawful permanent resident.” Senate Bill No. 15–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 6, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 344.080, relating to employees of the department of state printing, by deleting language incorrectly setting the salary of the chief assistant to the superintendent of the department. Senate Bill No. 10–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 6, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 266.775, relating to disincorporation of cities, by withdrawing applicability of the section to cities created by special law. Senate Bill No. 44–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved February 11, 1973

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AN ACT relating to short-term financing by local governments; deleting obsolete references to “temporary” or “emergency” loans and substituting “short-term financing”; deleting the term “emergency” as a requirement to obtain short-term financing; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 43–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved February 11, 1973

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AN ACT relating to the Nevada bureau of mines and geology; amending various provisions to reflect the correct name of the bureau by adding “and geology” to “bureau of mines.” Senate Bill No. 40–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 11, 1973

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AN ACT relating to unemployment compensation; repealing obsolete section concerning extended benefits; adjusting internal references; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 39–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 11, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 21.090, relating to property exempt from execution, by adding punctuation and deleting a redundant term. Senate Bill No. 36–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 11, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 48.059, relating to admissibility of evidence of habit, by correcting a typographical error. Senate Bill No. 35–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 11, 1973

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AN ACT relating to drug abuse; substituting “controlled substance” for “narcotic drug” in provisions for medical treatment of minor users and provision prohibiting users from transporting explosives; correcting typographical error; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 30–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 11, 1973

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AN ACT relating to registration for voting; eliminating the six month residency requirement for registration for voting; repeals provisions classifying new residents for presidential voting purposes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 12–Mr. Dreyer.  Approved February 11, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 386.190, relating to an increase in the number of school trustees, by deleting reference to NRS 386.170 and substituting NRS 386.120 to provide an applicable procedure for the election of trustees subsequent to an increase. Senate Bill No. 12–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 11, 1973

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AN ACT relating to pensions; repealing NRS 245.220 to 245.340, inclusive, providing for the establishment of a county pension fund. Assembly Bill No. 22–Mr. Torvinen.  Approved February 13, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 381.120, by deleting the provision enabling the trustees of Nevada state museum to employ themselves in staff positions. Senate Bill No. 47–Senator Pozzi.  Approved February 15, 1973

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AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled, “An Act making appropriations from the general fund, the fish and game fund and the state highway fund, all in the state treasury, for the support of the state planning board in carrying out a program of capital improvements for the State of Nevada; authorizing the adjutant general, on behalf of the department of the military, to expend certain moneys; stating the powers, duties and responsibilities of the state planning board and other state officers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved April 26, 1971. Assembly Bill No. 200–Mr. Young.  Approved February 16, 1973

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AN ACT relating to certified copies of the entry of judgment of imprisonment; requiring an additional copy to be submitted to the warden of the Nevada state prison; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 65–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved February 16, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 243.340, relating to the boundaries of Washoe County, by deleting an obsolete reference to the description of the common boundary between Carson City and Washoe County and substituting the correct reference; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 27–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 16, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 209.050, relating to divine services at the state prison, by removing certain limitations. Senate Bill No. 67–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved February 16, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 176.065, relating to additional imprisonment to satisfy fines, by limiting the term of imprisonment. Senate Bill No. 92–Senators Close, Dodge and Swobe.  Approved February 16, 1973

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AN ACT relating to local government reapportionment; exempting Carson City and incorporated cities from the Local Government Reapportionment Law; providing periodic reapportionment for general law and certain charter cities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 61–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved February 16, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 377.050, relating to the city-county relief tax fund, by requiring the state controller to apportion the moneys therefrom; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 99–Committee on Taxation.  Approved February 20, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 365.535, relating to fuel taxes; correcting the formula used to determine the amount of fuel tax to be used for improvement of recreational facilities. Assembly Bill No. 100–Committee on Taxation.  Approved February 20, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 482.225, relating to collection of taxes by correcting an improper internal reference. Assembly Bill No. 103–Committee on Taxation.  Approved February 20, 1973

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AN ACT relating to vehicles; reducing the required bond for dealers and manufacturers of horse trailers, tent trailers and utility trailers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 85–Committee on Transportation.  Approved February 21, 1973

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AN ACT relating to municipal government; providing for the submission to the registered voters of certain cities of the question whether to elect members of their respective governing bodies by voters of individual wards; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 253–Messrs. Wittenberg, Dini, Barengo, Ullom, Vergiels, Smith and Dreyer.  Approved February 21, 1973

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AN ACT relating to state property; placing the supervision and control of the legislative building with the legislature; specifying relevant duties of the chief of the buildings and grounds division of the department of administration and of the director of the legislative counsel bureau; including all state property under the law prohibiting certain acts of defacement and obstruction; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 80–Senator Young.  Approved February 21, 1973

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AN ACT relating to identification numbers on vehicles; providing for serial numbers to be assigned by the department of motor vehicles for homemade vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 72–Committee on Transportation.  Approved February 23, 1973

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AN ACT relating to acquisitions by the United States; correcting an obsolete reference to the governor’s voting on the Nevada tax commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 102–Committee on Taxation.  Approved February 23, 1973

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AN ACT relating to good behavior credits for prisoners in the state prison; relaxing and clarifying the conditions for earning such credits. Senate Bill No. 102–Senators Close, Dodge and Swobe.  Approved February 23, 1973

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AN ACT eliminating the requirement that the department of motor vehicles keep a motor serial number index of registered vehicles; requiring the department to maintain an index of serial or vehicle identification numbers or other permanent identifying numbers which may be determined by that department; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 75–Committee on Transportation.  Approved February 23, 1973

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AN ACT relating to paroled prisoners; empowering the state board of parole commissioners to restore forfeited good time credits; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 93–Senators Close, Dodge and Swobe.  Approved February 23, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 176.107, relating to certain reports by district attorneys, by requiring the reports to be made to the warden of the Nevada state prison. Senate Bill No. 98–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved February 23, 1973

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AN ACT relating to persons in custody; increasing the penalty for escape or attempted escape in certain cases; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 101–Senators Close, Dodge, Bryan, Swobe and Hecht.  Approved February 23, 1973

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AN ACT to amend the Local Government Budget Act by correcting an obsolete reference to temporary emergency loans. Assembly Bill No. 208–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved March 1, 1973

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AN ACT to repeal the Family Planning Services and Population Research Law. Assembly Bill No. 119–Messrs. Broadbent and Getto.  Approved March 1, 1973

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AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the legislative fund. Senate Bill No. 171–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 1, 1973

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AN ACT repealing the provisions allowing the department of motor vehicles to issue temporary certificates of registration; clarifying which fees are to be collected upon registration of a vehicle; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 95–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 1, 1973

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act incorporating the City of Elko, in Elko County, Nevada, and defining the boundaries thereof, under a new charter; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved April 15, 1971, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 5–Messrs. Smith and Dini.  Approved March 1, 1973

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AN ACT relating to vending stands operated by blind persons; permitting their establishment in private locations and broadening the opportunity in public locations; providing for allocation and disbursement of funds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 69–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved March 1, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 461.220, relating to compliance with factory-built housing regulations established by the department of commerce, by deleting an incorrect reference to the state board of health as the body to hear appeals from application of such regulations. Senate Bill No. 33–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 1, 1973

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AN ACT to prohibit the use of any drug, chemical, poison or organic solvent in a manner designed to chemically affect one’s physical or mental processes unless taken under the direction of a physician; providing penalties for noncompliance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 81–Senators Bryan and Raggio.  Approved March 1, 1973

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act incorporating the City of Yerington, in Lyon County, Nevada, and defining the boundaries thereof, under a new charter; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved April 23, 1971, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 61–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved March 1, 1973

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AN ACT relating to hours and days of operation of state agencies; authorizing variable workweek scheduling in agencies where weekend and holiday coverage is needed; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 74–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved March 1, 1973

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AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund for the purpose of repairing granite veneer on the legislative building; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 169–Senator Young.  Approved March 1, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 81.290, relating to formation of nonprofit corporations, by authorizing the formation of such corporations for scientific purposes. Assembly Bill No. 153–Mr. Torvinen.  Approved March 1, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 483.490; relating to drivers’ licenses; clarifying driver’s license suspension periods; and eliminating a condition for granting a license during license revocation periods. Assembly Bill No. 219–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 5, 1973

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AN ACT relating to special parking privileges for physically handicapped persons; providing special plates for physically handicapped persons; changing provisions for special parking permits for physically handicapped persons; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 217–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 5, 1973

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AN ACT clarifying the penalty provisions for late registration of a vehicle; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 85–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 5, 1973

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AN ACT relating to the licensing of real estate brokers; permitting a city, town or county in which a broker maintains an office to require a license; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 82–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved March 5, 1973

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AN ACT relating to state automobiles; exempting the investigation and narcotics division of the department of law enforcement assistance from the requirement that state vehicles be specifically marked; allowing the division to obtain undistinguishable license plates for its undercover vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 63–Senator Bryan.  Approved March 5, 1973

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AN ACT relating to general improvement districts; clarifying definitions used in chapter 318 of NRS. Senate Bill No. 42–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved March 5, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 239.050, relating to microfilming of state records, by substituting the microfilm quality standards of the American National Standards Institute for those of the National Bureau of Standards. Assembly Bill No. 79–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved March 5, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 386.260, relating to elections; enabling the county clerk to issue election certificates for school trustees-elect; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 15–Mr. Dreyer.  Approved March 5, 1973

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AN ACT relating to the department of motor vehicles; changing the designation of certain divisions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 84–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 5, 1973

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AN ACT relating to facilities of the mental hygiene and mental retardation division of the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation; changing the names of the Nevada state hospital and the Southern Nevada comprehensive mental health center; listing statutory names for other division facilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 189–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved March 5, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 218.682, relating to the affairs of the legislative commission, by providing per diem allowances and travel expenses for legislators serving on subcommittees and interim or special committees and removing a limitation upon salary. Senate Bill No. 45–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved March 6, 1973

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AN ACT relating to the definition of “dependent child” for purposes of aid to dependent children; amending the conditions of maximum age and school attendance; and clarifying the circumstances under which a child in foster care qualifies as a dependent child. Assembly Bill No. 180–Messrs. Bennett, Crawford and Vergiels.  Approved March 8, 1973

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AN ACT authorizing the issuance by the City of Henderson of the city’s bonds in not to exceed the aggregate principal amount of $2,100,000 to improve the city water system, to improve the city sanitary sewer system, to acquire parks and other recreational facilities, to improve, equip and acquire public buildings, and to acquire a storm sewer system; providing for the payment of the bonds and the interest thereon by the levy and collection of general (ad valorem) taxes; concerning other securities relating to such projects and such bonds; otherwise stating powers, duties, immunities, rights, privileges, liabilities, disabilities, other limitations and other details in connection therewith; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 240–Senator Gibson.  Approved March 8, 1973

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AN ACT relating to drivers’ licenses; enabling the department of motor vehicles to require an examination as a condition to reinstatement of a suspended license; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 114–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 8, 1973

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AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the state board of examiners for the purpose of settling a specific claim after certain contingencies are met. Assembly Bill No. 237–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 8, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 450.070, relating to elections; eliminating the requirement that no more than three members of boards of hospital trustees be residents of the community in which the hospital is located; requiring residency in the district from which the trustee is elected; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 17–Mr. Dreyer.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT relating to the division of forestry of the state department of conservation and natural resources; consolidating certain funds into the division of forestry account in the general fund in the state treasury; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 60–Mr. Glover.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT increasing the fees for dealer, manufacturer and rebuilder license plates for motorcycles, trailers and semitrailers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 90–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT relating to the commission on crimes, delinquency and corrections; eliminating the narcotic and dangerous drug division; transferring certain of the division’s powers and functions to the department of law enforcement assistance and the investigation and narcotics division; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 19–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT making appropriations from the general fund in the state treasury to the travel revolving fund account. Assembly Bill No. 293–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT relating to the Nevada Code of Military Justice; defining terms; delineating the composition of courts-martial; prescribing qualifications of military judges; providing procedural rules for conduct of courts-martial; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 171–Messrs. Demers, Howard and Dini.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT to repeal NRS 244.675, relating to the annual financial audit of fair and recreation boards. Assembly Bill No. 204–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT requiring rebuilders and scrap processors to maintain records of vehicles dismantled or wrecked; providing penalties for noncompliance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 84–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT relating to elections; clarifying certain provisions for the use of voting machines; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 13–Mr. Dreyer.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT relating to appointment of handicapped persons in the state personnel system; establishing procedures for certification of such persons for temporary limited appointments; modifying the requirements and conditions applicable to such appointments; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 77–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT enlarging the class of persons who may sign vehicle inspection certificates needed for the registration of specially constructed, reconstructed and foreign vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 93–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 278.160, relating to master plans, by adding as a category in the overall master plan a seismic safety plan. Senate Bill No. 123–Senators Young, Hecht, Swobe, Raggio and Wilson.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT relating to the Nevada Code of Military Justice; providing for certain changes in the qualifications for counsel at general and special courts-martial. Assembly Bill No. 173–Messrs. Demers, Howard, Dini and Hayes.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT relating to condemnation of real property for federally funded projects; requiring relocation payments, advisory assistance and procedural protections for displaced persons and property owners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 122–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT relating to license plates for motor vehicles; providing special plates for members of the Nevada National Guard; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 255–Messrs. Dini, Glover, Ullom, Robinson, Bennett, Crawford, Schofield, Banner, Mrs. Gojack, Messrs. Vergiels, Bremner, Hickey, Barengo, Hayes, Craddock, Demers, Wittenberg, Prince, Mello, Dreyer, Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Ashworth, Smalley, Getto, Jacobsen, Howard and Smith.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 354.460, clarifying law relating to transfers of funds remaining after a levy of a special tax. Assembly Bill No. 207–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; broadening the authority of peace officers to issue a misdemeanor citation in lieu of making an arrest in certain circumstances; providing regulations for the use of such citations; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 68–Messrs. Torvinen, Lowman and Fry.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT authorizing and directing the state land register to convey certain land of the division of forestry to the United States; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 191–Mr. Glover.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT relating to elections; requiring that members of the state board of education be residents of the subdistrict from which they are elected or appointed; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 16–Mr. Dreyer.  Approved March 13, 1973

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AN ACT specifying that preconviction time credit does not alter the beginning of a sentence of imprisonment; and directing the amount of such credit to be set forth in the judgment. Senate Bill No. 146–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 14, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 209.133, relating to peace officer powers of state prison personnel, by redefining those powers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 148–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 14, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 211.040, relating to transfer of prisoners from county jails, by requiring a report to be submitted to the warden of the state prison in certain cases; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 149–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 14, 1973

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AN ACT relating to the Nevada tax commission; enabling the commission to write off uncollectible taxes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 104–Committee on Taxation.  Approved March 14, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 209.196, relating to the honor camp fund, by abolishing the fund; transferring the honor camp fund to the division of forestry account in the general fund in the state treasury; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 59–Mr. Glover.  Approved March 14, 1973

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AN ACT authorizing and directing the state land register to convey certain state land to the United States; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 190–Mr. Glover.  Approved March 14, 1973

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AN ACT relating to drivers’ licenses; clarifying the law relating to the effect and validity of drivers’ licenses. Senate Bill No. 112–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 14, 1973

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AN ACT relating to reports of child abuse or neglect; providing that reports may be made directly to the local office of the welfare division of the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation or to an authorized county agency; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 184–Messrs. Bennett, Crawford and Vergiels.  Approved March 14, 1973

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AN ACT relating to the reserve for statutory contingency fund; transferring primary financial responsibility for certain functions from such fund to the office of the state public defender and the department of parole and probation; providing that payments out of such fund for certain purposes shall be made only when moneys otherwise appropriated for such purposes are exhausted; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 105–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 14, 1973

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AN ACT allowing an individual to purchase a permit authorizing the movement of an unregistered vehicle out of the State of Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 89–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 14, 1973

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AN ACT relating to county recorders; establishing recording fees for papers which serially incorporate two or more documents. Senate Bill No. 55–Senator Swobe.  Approved March 14, 1973

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AN ACT making appropriations from the general fund and the state highway fund in the state treasury to the stale claims fund account, the contingency fund account and the emergency fund account. Senate Bill No. 175–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 14, 1973

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AN ACT making additional and supplemental appropriations from the general fund in the state treasury for the support of certain state departments and institutions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 207–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 14, 1973

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AN ACT imposing an additional duty upon the redemption of real property. Senate Bill No. 315–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 15, 1973

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AN ACT relating to forgery and counterfeiting; applying provisions to travelers checks and money orders; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 310–Senator Raggio.  Approved March 15, 1973

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AN ACT relating to the criminal jurisdiction of incorporated cities; permitting such cities by ordinance to establish as a city offense any offense made a misdemeanor under state law unless specifically prohibited by law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 298–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved March 15, 1973

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AN ACT relating to the practice of medicine; authorizing a demonstration of the aspect of traditional Chinese medicine known as acupuncture; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 420–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved March 15, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 213.170, relating to perjury in connection with certain applications and hearings, by applying the provisions thereof to parole revocation hearings; and providing a penalty. Senate Bill No. 227–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 15, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 176.255, relating to information obtained by certain employees of the department of parole and probation, by enlarging the circumstance of authorized disclosure. Senate Bill No. 231–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 15, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 176.145, relating to presentence investigation reports, by reducing the required contents of the report. Senate Bill No. 233–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 15, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 213.123, relating to the imposition of tests to determine controlled substance use as a condition of parole, by repealing the requirement that a physician administer these tests. Senate Bill No. 234–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 15, 1973

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AN ACT to amend NRS 176.187, relating to the imposition of tests to determine controlled substance use as a condition of probation, by repealing the requirement that a physician administer these tests. Senate Bill No. 235–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 15, 1973

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AN ACT relating to parole; confirming the authority of members of the state board of parole commissioners to administer an oath or affirmation in a parole revocation hearing; confirming the authority of certain other persons to take and certify affidavits and depositions to be used in parole revocation hearings. Senate Bill No. 236–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 15, 1973

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AN ACT relating to parole; providing an exception to the rule that certain prisoners confined in other jurisdictions must be returned to Nevada; providing certain notice to the warden of the state prison; authorizing the board of parole commissioners to parole certain prisoners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 237–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 15, 1973

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118

AN ACT to amend NRS 176.035, relating to concurrent and consecutive sentences of imprisonment, by allowing parole from a current term of imprisonment to a subsequent term of imprisonment. Senate Bill No. 239–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 15, 1973

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119

AN ACT to amend NRS 534.035, relating to ground water boards in certain counties, by making establishment and dissolution of ground water boards discretionary under certain circumstances by the state engineer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 81–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved March 15, 1973

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120

AN ACT relating to county funds; broadening provisions for their deposit in banks. Assembly Bill No. 135–Mr. Hafen.  Approved March 15, 1973

183

121

AN ACT to amend NRS 354.624, relating to audits; providing that local governing bodies shall act on recommendations of auditors. Assembly Bill No. 205–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved March 15, 1973

184

122

AN ACT to amend NRS 293A.475, simplifying the forms required to be certified by election boards. Assembly Bill No. 249–Committee on Elections.  Approved March 15, 1973

185

123

AN ACT to amend NRS 293A.470, relating to voting machines; making the statement of result of votes cast at a polling place more explicit. Assembly Bill No. 250–Committee on Elections.  Approved March 15, 1973

186

124

AN ACT relating to elections; consolidating certain technical provisions in the law. Assembly Bill No. 252–Committee on Elections.  Approved March 15, 1973

186

125

AN ACT to amend NRS 244.357, relating to county ordinances, by allowing county ordinances to apply to limited areas within a county; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 330–Mr. Howard.  Approved March 15, 1973

187

126

AN ACT to amend NRS 281.160, relating to allowances for public officers and employees, by removing the requirement that travel requests be submitted to the budget division 10 days before commencing official travel outside the state. Assembly Bill No. 377–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved March 15, 1973

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127

AN ACT to repeal NRS 426.750 to 426.785, inclusive, relating to licensing requirements prior to the retail sale of goods or products as blind-made products, and prior to the solicitation of contributions for the benefit of blind persons. Senate Bill No. 68–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved March 15, 1973

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128

AN ACT relating to voting machines; repealing an unnecessary provision defining “public counter”; repealing obsolete provisions concerning the cost of voting machines and the examination and sealing thereof; and repealing provisions for casting ballots on voting machines for presidential delegates and electors. Senate Bill No. 23–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 19, 1973

189

129

AN ACT relating to parole hearings; requiring rehearing to be scheduled if parole is denied; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 229–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 19, 1973

190

130

AN ACT to amend NRS 202.350, relating to dangerous weapons, by increasing the penalty for certain offenses if committed by prisoners in the Nevada state prison or in a city or county jail; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 100–Senators Close, Dodge, Bryan, Swobe, Hecht and Foley.  Approved March 19, 1973

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131

AN ACT relating to homesteads; removing conflict as to vesting of homestead created by husband and wife upon death of either; removing conflict as to vesting of community property homestead set aside during probate; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 133–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 20, 1973

191

132

AN ACT relating to dead bodies; providing that no casket is required for delivery of a body for cremation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 429–Messrs. Getto, Dini, Glover, Hayes, Craddock, Ullom, Capurro, Broadbent, Crawford, Bennet, Smith, Dreyer, Huff, Mesdames Ford, Gojack, Mr. Mello, Miss Foote, Messrs. Bremner, Fry, Smalley, Torvinen, Vergiels, Banner, Hickey, Prince, Barengo, Bickerstaff and Howard.  Approved March 20, 1973

192

133

AN ACT relating to the Nevada highway patrol; increasing the jurisdiction of the members of the highway patrol; and providing technical changes in NRS 481.180. Assembly Bill No. 162–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 20, 1973

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134

AN ACT relating to narcotic addicts; expanding the authority of the health division of the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation to cooperate and contract with approved local addiction treatment clinics; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 363–Messrs. Bennett, Crawford, Hayes, Ullom and Lowman.  Approved March 20, 1973

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135

AN ACT making additional and supplemental appropriations from the general fund in the state treasury to the state controller to implement Fiscal and Accounting Procedures Law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 294–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 20, 1973

194

136

AN ACT relating to rights in real property; prohibiting discrimination between men and women in real property transactions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 278–Messrs. Crawford, Bennett, Ullom, Mesdames Ford, Gojack and Brookman.  Approved March 20, 1973

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137

AN ACT transferring responsibility for the mailing of welfare warrants from the state controller to the welfare division of the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 178–Messrs. Bennett and Vergiels.  Approved March 20, 1973

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138

AN ACT relating to the sale of meats and meat products; requiring that prepackaged meats and meat products bear the federal grade when advertised and available to the public; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 53–Messrs. Demers and Vergiels.  Approved March 20, 1973

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139

AN ACT relating to motor vehicle carriers; allowing the public service commission to continue a certificate of convenience and necessity under a valid lease to December 31, 1973; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 400–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 23, 1973

198

140

AN ACT relating to the state forester firewarden revolving fund; providing an increase in the amount thereof. Senate Bill No. 137–Senator Swobe.  Approved March 23, 1973

198

141

AN ACT to amend NRS 266.555, relating to the jurisdiction of the municipal court, by permitting cities to sue in such court to collect damages, debts or other obligations when the amount claimed does not exceed $300; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 205–Senator Foley.  Approved March 23, 1973

199

142

AN ACT relating to the care of the mentally ill; making the requirement of advance payment optional with the head of the state institution. Senate Bill No. 331–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved March 23, 1973

200

143

AN ACT to amend NRS 125.290, relating to void marriages; providing that marriages void under this section shall not bar prosecution for the crime of bigamy. Senate Bill No. 198–Senator Wilson.  Approved March 23, 1973

201

144

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; providing for the cancellation of license plates and certificates of ownership illegally used or obtained or wrongly issued; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 71–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 23, 1973

202

145

AN ACT changing the definition of travel trailer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 83–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 23, 1973

202

146

AN ACT relating to cattle theft; removing imprisonment as a condition of the state department of agriculture’s payments of rewards. Assembly Bill No. 320–Committee on Agriculture.  Approved March 23, 1973

203

147

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the legislative fund. Senate Bill No. 362–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 23, 1973

203

148

AN ACT making an appropriation to the attorney general for certain expenses arising out of actions of the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency. Senate Bill No. 251–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 23, 1973

204

149

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act incorporating the City of Henderson, in Clark County, Nevada, and defining the boundaries thereof, under a new charter; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved April 13, 1971, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 1–Messrs. Smith and Dini.  Approved March 27, 1973

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150

AN ACT limiting the scope of the advisory committee within the welfare division of the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation to children’s day care; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 181–Messrs. Bennett, Crawford and Vergiels.  Approved March 27, 1973

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151

AN ACT relating to birth certificates; enlarging the circumstances under which the name of the father of an illegitimate child may be entered thereon; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 190–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved March 27, 1973

207

152

AN ACT to amend NRS 209.290, relating to good behavior credits of prisoners in the state prison, by making certain forfeiture provisions optional; providing for forfeiture for the commission of certain crimes; deleting provision for forfeiture of future deductions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 150–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 27, 1973

208

153

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the state highway safety coordinator for the purpose of providing emergency medical services, ambulances, equipment, training and communication systems; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 323–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 27, 1973

209

154

AN ACT relating to advertising; extending the prohibition of false, deceptive or misleading statements having a tendency to deceive the public; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 230–Messrs. Wittenberg, Barengo, Ullom, Miss Foote, Messrs. Broadbent, Bremner, Smalley, Vergiels, Banner, Demers, Crawford, Howard, Capurro, Mello, Jacobsen, Robinson, Hayes, Lowman, Mrs. Brookman, Mr. Dini, Mrs. Gojack, Messrs. Schofield, Torvinen and Prince.  Approved March 28, 1973

209

155

AN ACT relating to highway beautification; providing definitions for the terms “board,” “department” and “engineer” in the highway beautification law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 14–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 28, 1973

211

156

AN ACT relating to the real property transfer tax; eliminating provisions for the use of tax stamps and metered stamping machines. Senate Bill No. 56–Senator Swobe.  Approved March 28, 1973

212

157

AN ACT deleting the requirement that the department of motor vehicles prepare and distribute throughout the state a monthly list of motor vehicles stolen and recovered; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 70–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 28, 1973

213

158

AN ACT relating to vehicles stored or parked for a long period; clarifying the notification requirement; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 88–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 28, 1973

213

159

AN ACT relating to taxation; removing certain restrictions upon the claiming of exemptions. Senate Bill No. 200–Senator Wilson.  Approved March 28, 1973

214

160

AN ACT relating to public nuisances; permitting the district attorney to bring civil actions for abatement; permitting the board of county commissioners to direct the district attorney to commence abatement actions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 203–Senator Wilson.  Approved March 28, 1973

215

161

AN ACT relating to the state legislature; providing an injunctive remedy and a criminal penalty for interference with the legislative process; providing for the exercise in certain cases of the legislature’s power to punish for contempt; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 19–Mr. Jacobsen.  Approved March 28, 1973

217

162

AN ACT relating to pneumatic tires; authorizing the director of the department of motor vehicles to adopt rules and regulations concerning the sale and use of pneumatic tires for certain vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 46–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 28, 1973

219

163

AN ACT relating to the department of motor vehicles; changing the manner of accounting for bad checks; providing a change fund for the main office; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 96–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 29, 1973

220

164

AN ACT allowing the director of the department of motor vehicles to determine which vehicles are special mobile equipment. Assembly Bill No. 155–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 29, 1973

221

165

AN ACT relating to public employment; providing preference to be given to honorably discharged military personnel; removing the percentage limitation on employment of aliens by the University of Nevada for certain functions within foreign language departments. Assembly Bill No. 286–Committee on Education.  Approved March 29, 1973

222

166

AN ACT to amend NRS 483.270, relating to restricted drivers’ licenses for public school pupils, by deleting the requirement that boards of trustees approve such licenses. Assembly Bill No. 356–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 29, 1973

223

167

AN ACT relating to the boards of trustees of school districts; providing that the board may determine the date of its first meeting each year; permitting the board to elect additional officers other than president and clerk; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 385–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 29, 1973

224

168

AN ACT to amend NRS 705.220, relating to railroad police, by removing certain residence requirements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 445–Messrs. Mello, Glover, Hickey, Banner, Vergiels, Ashworth, Howard and Demers.  Approved March 29, 1973

225

169

AN ACT relating to public school pupils; requiring that health examinations be conducted by qualified health personnel; extending the time for such examinations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 470–Mr. Schofield (by request).  Approved March 29, 1973

225

170

AN ACT relating to property taxation; providing a tax exemption for severely disabled veterans; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 106–Senators Drakulich and Lamb.  Approved March 29, 1973

226

171

AN ACT relating to public health; clarifying the authority of the health division of the state department of health, welfare and rehabilitation, and the district and county health offices, to supervise, inspect and regulate institutions. Assembly Bill No. 213–Mr. Getto (by request).  Approved March 29, 1973

227

172

AN ACT relating to vehicles; defining and clarifying certain terms used in their registration and taxation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 94–Committee on Transportation.  Approved March 29, 1973

229

173

AN ACT relating to public schools; clarifying the powers of boards of trustees to establish and operate schools and classes; repealing specific provisions on evening schools and part-time schools and classes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 220–Committee on Education.  Approved March 29, 1973

234

174

AN ACT to repeal NRS 393.050, relating to the construction of toilets for schools. Senate Bill No. 213–Committee on Education.  Approved March 29, 1973

234

175

AN ACT to permit staff members of the state department of education to fulfill the requirement for annual visitation of schools in each county; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 216–Committee on Education.  Approved March 29, 1973

234

176

AN ACT relating to school library materials; eliminating the statutory minimum on annual expenditures therefor by boards of trustees of school districts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 212–Committee on Education.  Approved March 29, 1973

235

177

AN ACT relating to teachers’ and school administrators’ conferences; permitting staff members of the state department of education to conduct such conferences; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 217–Committee on Education.  Approved March 29, 1973

236

178

AN ACT to repeal NRS 388.050, relating to school attendance areas. Assembly Bill No. 194–Committee on Education.  Approved March 29, 1973

237

179

AN ACT to repeal NRS 394.140, relating to the prohibition against teaching subjects, except foreign languages, in a language other than English in a private school. Senate Bill No. 210–Committee on Education.  Approved March 29, 1973

237

180

AN ACT directing the state land register to lease certain state land to the City of Sparks; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 172–Senator Drakulich.  Approved March 30, 1973

237

181

AN ACT to amend NRS 288.200, relating to the submission of certain labor disputes to factfinding, by extending the governor’s power to make such factfinding binding in cases involving school districts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 632Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved March 30, 1973

238

182

AN ACT making appropriations from the general fund in the state treasury to state agencies for various purposes and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 247Committee on Finance.  Approved March 31, 1973

240

183

AN ACT relating to elections, providing that members of the board of regents of the University of Nevada System be residents of the subdistrict from which they are elected; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 18–Mr. Dreyer.  Approved March 31, 1973

241

184

AN ACT to amend NRS 424.090, relating to applicability of licensing requirement of foster homes by providing exemption from licensing of certain homes where occasional care is provided and where care is provided by the legal guardian, or for an exchange student or other child to provide certain educational opportunities, or for a child pending adoption. Assembly Bill No. 183–Messrs. Bennett and Vergiels.  Approved March 31, 1973

243

185

AN ACT relating to absentee ballots; permitting the absent ballot central counting board to begin an inventory of ballots at an earlier time on election day; and providing a penalty for disseminating absent ballot information prior to close of the polls. Assembly Bill No. 189–Mr. Banner.  Approved March 31, 1973

244

186

AN ACT to amend NRS 250.010, creating the county assessor’s office in Esmeralda County and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 570–Mr. Hafen.  Approved March 31, 1973

245

187

AN ACT relating to county officers; requiring the election of a treasurer in Nye County; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 624–Mr. Hafen.  Approved March 31, 1973

245

188

AN ACT relating to unemployment compensation; accepting an enlarged federal time limit for use of certain moneys credited to Nevada under the Social Security Act; and authorizing the expenditure of these moneys for the acquisition and improvement of certain properties and for the administrative use of the employment security department. Senate Bill No. 155–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved March 31, 1973

246

189

AN ACT relating to the state park system; providing for the deposit of certain money in the general fund of the state treasury. Senate Bill No. 381–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 2, 1973

247

190

AN ACT making appropriations from the general fund in the state treasury to the contingency fund for the interim finance committee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 325–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 2, 1973

249

191

AN ACT to amend NRS 176.215, relating to probation, by simplifying the required statement to detaining authorities concerning a probation violator; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 232–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 2, 1973

249

192

AN ACT permitting a person whose application for a dealer’s license has been denied, or whose dealer’s license has been revoked, to appeal the denial or revocation in the district court of the county of his principal place of business. Senate Bill No. 86–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 2, 1973

250

193

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the governor for the purpose of studying laboratory problems and services in Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 324–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 2, 1973

250

194

AN ACT relating to automobile liability insurance; prohibiting insurers from considering age as a criterion for coverage of persons over 24 years of age; requiring insurers to prove justification for rate increase and pay for necessary medical examination; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 156–Senators Bryan, Wilson, Neal and Echols.  Approved April 2, 1973

251

195

AN ACT relating to mentally ill persons, including persons convicted of crimes, persons acquitted by reason of insanity and persons charged with crimes but unable to stand trial; providing for commitment of such mentally ill persons to the custody of the administrator of the mental hygiene and mental retardation division of the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation; providing for care and treatment of such persons in any division facility; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 193–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 2, 1973

251

196

AN ACT relating to pharmacists and pharmacies; deleting provisions which prohibited the open-market advertising and sale of prescription drugs and pharmaceutical services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 174–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 2, 1973

259

197

AN ACT to amend the Interlocal Cooperation Act; extending its benefits to Indian tribes and their representative organizations. Senate Bill No. 51–Senator Dodge.  Approved April 5, 1973

260

198

AN ACT changing the beginning and ending dates for the registration period of mobile homes and travel trailers. Senate Bill No. 74–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 5, 1973

260

199

AN ACT relating to school terms; requiring that boards of trustees of school districts provide a minimum of 180 days of school; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 215–Committee on Education.  Approved April 5, 1973

261

200

AN ACT to amend NRS 287.044 to increase amount allowable for payment of state employee group insurance premium; provides for an appropriation from the general fund and the state highway fund in the state treasury; and provides other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 500–Messrs. Glover, Dreyer, Mello, Howard, Wittenberg, Vergiels, Ullom, Smith, Smalley, Schofield, Robinson, Prince, May, Banner, Barengo, Bennett, Bickerstaff, Bremner, Craddock, Crawford, Demers, Dini, Getto, Mrs. Gojack, Messrs. Hayes, Hickey and Mrs. Brookman.  Approved April 5, 1973

261

201

AN ACT relating to renal diseases; providing travel and subsistence allowances to members of the renal disease advisory committee. Assembly Bill No. 513–Mrs. Brookman.  Approved April 5, 1973

262

202

AN ACT to amend NRS 223.025, relating to the allowance for expenses of the governor-elect, by increasing the permissible amount. Assembly Bill No. 532–Mr. Mello, Miss Foote, Messrs. Ashworth, Hickey, Bremner, Dini, Vergiels, Bennett, Smalley, Howard, Young, Banner, Hafen, Dreyer, Prince, Demers, Schofield, Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Capurro, Jacobsen and Fry.  Approved April 5, 1973

263

203

AN ACT relating to the employment of children; eliminating the distinction between the ages at which boys and girls may be employed and the duration of their hours of work in certain employments. Assembly Bill No. 672–Mesdames Gojack, Ford, Mr. Lowman and Mrs. Brookman.  Approved April 5, 1973

263

204

AN ACT to amend NRS 673.042, relating to the biennial report of the commissioner of savings associations, by clarifying the report submission date. Assembly Bill No. 730–Committee on Commerce.  Approved April 5, 1973

264

205

AN ACT relating to prescriptions; requiring labels on the containers for such prescriptions to show clearly certain information unless otherwise specified by the prescribing physician; and requiring prescription price information to be made available. Assembly Bill No. 473–Mr. Broadbent.  Approved April 5, 1973

265

206

AN ACT to amend NRS 422.130, relating to the salaries of state welfare board members, by providing increase to $25 per day. Assembly Bill No. 182–Messrs. Bennett and Vergiels.  Approved April 5, 1973

265

207

AN ACT relating to automobile driver education in the public schools; increasing the state per-pupil apportionment therefor; and increasing the maximum laboratory fee authorized to be charged for the course. Assembly Bill No. 193–Committee on Education.  Approved April 5, 1973

266

208

AN ACT to require the immunization of all public school children against certain diseases, including rubeola and such other diseases as the local board of health or the state board of health may determine. Assembly Bill No. 309–Messrs. Capurro, Wittenberg, Bremner, Barengo, Mesdames Ford, Gojack, Messrs. Fry, Mello and Schofield.  Approved April 5, 1973

267

209

AN ACT relating to the desert research institute; authorizing it to perform research in the field of solar energy as a source of power generation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 351–Committee on Education.  Approved April 5, 1973

268

210

AN ACT relating to school property; providing for regulation of motor vehicles on school property; authorizing peace officers to enforce such regulations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 355–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved April 5, 1973

268

211

AN ACT relating to the medical laboratory advisory committee; providing travel and per diem expense allowances for the members thereof; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 382–Mr. Glover.  Approved April 5, 1973

269

212

AN ACT to amend NRS 472.050, relating to the forest protection fund, by merging the forest protection fund into the division of forestry account in the general fund in the state treasury; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 417–Mr. Glover.  Approved April 5, 1973

270

213

AN ACT creating a revenue-sharing trust fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 451–Messrs. Bennett and Robinson.  Approved April 5, 1973

272

214

AN ACT to amend NRS 412.184, relating to the Nevada National Guard, by changing the uniform allowances for commissioned and warrant officers. Assembly Bill No. 188–Messrs. Howard and Robinson.  Approved April 5, 1973

272

215

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the division of investigation and narcotics of the department of law enforcement assistance for the purpose of providing rewards to persons providing information leading to felony convictions of violators of Nevada laws on narcotics, controlled substances or dangerous drugs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 503–Messrs. Dreyer, Hayes, Mello, Wittenberg, Vergiels, Ullom, Smith, Smalley, Schofield, Robinson, Prince, May, Howard, Hickey, Hafen, Glover, Getto, Fry, Dini, Demers, Craddock, Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Bickerstaff, Bennett, Barengo and Banner.  Approved April 5, 1973

273

216

AN ACT making appropriations from the general fund in the state treasury to the division of aging services of the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation for the purpose of distributing state funds to nonprofit organizations for programs for the aged in Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 502–Messrs. Barengo, Banner, Bremner, Crawford, Demers, Mello, Getto, Bickerstaff, Glover, Mrs. Gojack, Messrs. Hafen, Hayes, Hickey, Howard, May, Prince, Robinson, Schofield, Smalley, Smith, Ullom, Vergiels, Wittenberg and Mrs. Brookman.  Approved April 5, 1973

274

217

AN ACT relating to hospital trustees; limiting the number of names to appear on the ballot at a general election; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 308–Senator Blakemore.  Approved April 5, 1973

274

218

AN ACT relating to the state personnel system; extending appeal time to classified employees under certain circumstances following dismissal or suspension. Senate Bill No. 344–Senators Bryan and Blakemore.  Approved April 5, 1973

275

219

AN ACT designated as the 1973 Public Securities Validation Act; validating, ratifying, approving and confirming outstanding public securities of the state and all corporate subdivisions and agencies thereof, and acts and proceedings had or taken thereby and pertaining to public securities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 401–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 5, 1973

275

220

AN ACT to amend NRS 361.603 by permitting acquisition of tax delinquent properties by the University of Nevada System. Senate Bill No. 408–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 5, 1973

278

221

AN ACT relating to irrigation districts; increasing the permissible rate of assessment for operating purposes. Senate Bill No. 415–Senator Monroe.  Approved April 5, 1973

278

222

AN ACT confirming and ratifying the actions of the Town of Alamo and the Pahranagat Valley Soil Conservation District in contracting for a covered underground irrigation system. Senate Bill No. 439–Senator Blakemore.  Approved April 5, 1973

279

223

AN ACT to repeal NRS 584.120, relating to definition of “pasteurized milk or cream.” Assembly Bill No. 122–Messrs. Broadbent and Getto.  Approved April 5, 1973

280

224

AN ACT relating to agricultural products and labels; providing intrastate authority over variety seed labeling; and providing a penalty. Assembly Bill No. 303–Committee on Agriculture.  Approved April 5, 1973

280

225

AN ACT to amend NRS 4.020, relating to justices of the peace, by increasing their terms to 4 years; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 168–Senator Monroe.  Approved April 5, 1973

281

226

AN ACT increasing travel and subsistence allowances for justices of the peace. Senate Bill No. 179–Senator Monroe.  Approved April 5, 1973

282

227

AN ACT relating to police officers’ authority; making willful failure or refusal to comply with any lawful directives of police officers unlawful. Senate Bill No. 110–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 5, 1973

282

228

AN ACT relating to regulation of nurseries and nursery stock; requiring annual registration of persons and governmental agencies who maintain a nursery and are exempt from licensing requirements. Assembly Bill No. 304–Committee on Agriculture.  Approved April 5, 1973

283

229

AN ACT relating to bees and apiaries; extending the collection of fees for the inspection and certification of bees or appliances. Assembly Bill No. 324–Committee on Agriculture.  Approved April 5, 1973

284

230

AN ACT relating to the regulation of nurseries and nursery stock; clarifying terms; providing pest control for intrastate shipment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 322–Committee on Agriculture.  Approved April 5, 1973

284

231

AN ACT relating to custom application of pesticides; making certain changes in the examining and fee requirements for licensees; and providing for licensing on a calendar year basis. Assembly Bill No. 326–Committee on Agriculture.  Approved April 5, 1973

285

232

AN ACT to amend NRS 501.361, relating to the petty cash fund in the Nevada department of fish and game, by increasing the amount in the fund. Assembly Bill No. 464–Committee on Environment and Public Resources.  Approved April 5, 1973

287

233

AN ACT relating to the Nevada department of fish and game; permitting the department to protect property threatened by any wildlife species. Assembly Bill No. 466–Committee on Environment and Public Resources.  Approved April 5, 1973

287

234

AN ACT relating to the University of Nevada System; providing alternative methods of medical insurance coverage for athletes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 166–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 5, 1973

288

235

AN ACT relating to employment of prisoners in the state prison; relieving the warden from responsibility for delivery of motor vehicle license plates; and eliminating provisions for the repair of sacks. Senate Bill No. 96–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 5, 1973

288

236

AN ACT to amend 334.010 and 482.368 relating to state automobiles by increasing the purchase price limit for which certain automobiles may be purchased; exempting the governor’s vehicles from the requirement that state vehicles be specifically marked; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 107–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 5, 1973

289

237

AN ACT making appropriations from the general fund in the state treasury to the division of water resources of the department of conservation and natural resources for the purposes of defraying consultant costs, making a certain environmental and wildlife impact investigation on Humboldt River, and paying certain costs of Gleason Creek flood control project; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 246–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 5, 1973

291

238

AN ACT relating to local government; authorizing the establishment of optional paydays for county and township officers and employees; eliminating the requirement as to time for payment of semimonthly county salaries; deleting obsolete language; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 332–Mr. Getto.  Approved April 6, 1973

291

239

AN ACT relating to elections; providing for voting assistance to the physically disabled. Assembly Bill No. 302–Mrs. Ford.  Approved April 6, 1973

293

240

AN ACT relating to the Indian affairs commission; changing its name to the “Nevada Indian commission.” Assembly Bill No. 262–Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Bremner, Fry, Smalley, Torvinen, Hickey, May, Mello, Jacobsen, Robinson, Howard, Demers, Bennett, Dreyer, Craddock, Lowman, Vergiels, Miss Foote, Mr. Schofield, Mrs. Gojack, Messrs. Broadbent, Ullom and Mrs. Ford.  Approved April 6, 1973

293

241

AN ACT relating to the Indian affairs commission; reducing the number of commissioners; removing certain restrictions on eligibility for membership; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 258–Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Smalley, Glover, Hickey, Bremner, Demers, Hayes, Crawford, Mello, Jacobsen, Fry, Huff, Barengo, Bennett, Robinson, Hafen, Schofield, Dreyer, Smith, Lowman, Mrs. Gojack, Messrs. Broadbent and Ullom.  Approved April 6, 1973

294

242

AN ACT relating to fees and expenses of jurors; permitting jurors to be paid in cash immediately upon conclusion of a trial; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 224–Messrs. Hayes, Demers, Robinson, Barengo, Banner and Vergiels.  Approved April 6, 1973

295

243

AN ACT to amend NRS 412.346, relating to the Nevada National Guard, providing an accused with the right to counsel upon interrogation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 215–Messrs. Demers, Ullom, Mrs. Ford, Messrs. Wittenberg, Smalley, Huff, Lowman, Bremner and Bickerstaff.  Approved April 6, 1973

295

244

AN ACT authorizing the buildings and grounds division of the department of administration to charge state departments, agencies and institutions for labor and materials costs of remodeling and other extra services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 78–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 6, 1973

296

245

AN ACT relating to local government purchasing; deleting requirement of NRS 332.140 for notice to insurance agents inviting proposals for new or continuation contracts of insurance; providing notice to insurance agents of expiration dates. Assembly Bill No. 75–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 6, 1973

297

246

AN ACT relating to legislative investigations; providing procedures for the issuance and enforcement of subpenas; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 14–Mr. Jacobsen.  Approved April 6, 1973

297

247

AN ACT relating to fire retardant roofing materials; requiring the establishment of standards for such materials and the designation of fire hazardous forested areas by the state forester firewarden; prohibiting new construction in such areas using other than fire retardant roofing materials; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 404–Messrs. Demers, Howard, Vergiels, Hayes, Ullom, Huff and Glover.  Approved April 6, 1973

299

248

AN ACT relating to insurance; creating the Nevada Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association Act. Assembly Bill No. 738–Committee on Commerce.  Approved April 9, 1973

302

249

AN ACT to amend NRS 218.830, relating to fiscal analyst’s report, by providing for a biennial report instead of an annual report; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 469–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 9, 1973

312

250

AN ACT to amend NRS 396.505, relating to the University of Nevada; by requiring the board of regents to prepare and submit to the legislature a comprehensive plan covering successive periods of 4 instead of 10 years; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 48–Senator Dodge.  Approved April 9, 1973

313

251

AN ACT relating to public health; expanding regulatory authority of district health boards; prescribing a penalty for violation of board regulations; permitting injunctive relief for health violations in general; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 191–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 10, 1973

314

252

AN ACT designating the desert bighorn sheep as the official state animal. Assembly Bill No. 139–Messrs. May, Hickey, Broadbent, Getto, Smalley and Ashworth.  Approved April 10, 1973

315

253

AN ACT relating to license taxes; providing procedure for refund or credit of excess tax assigned to county fair and recreation board; providing for waiver of claims; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 582–Mr. Torvinen.  Approved April 10, 1973

315

254

AN ACT relating to education; providing the county school districts may form a nonprofit association for interscholastic events; limiting liability for such association; providing for the membership of private and parochial schools in such organization; authorizing the expenditure of county school funds to such organization; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 495–Mr. Schofield.  Approved April 10, 1973

316

255

AN ACT relating to county officers; providing for the appointment of the county surveyor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 481–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 10, 1973

317

256

AN ACT to amend NRS 239.070, relating to county records, by deleting the requirement that duplicates of microfilmed records be kept in rolls and constitute a book or volume. Assembly Bill No. 441–Mr. Dini (by request).  Approved April 10, 1973

319

257

AN ACT relating to county hospitals and hospital districts; extending compensation to hospital trustees of smaller counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 437–Mr. Prince.  Approved April 10, 1973

319

258

AN ACT relating to elections; enabling county clerk to delegate initial selection and training of election boards to their respective chairmen. Assembly Bill No. 409–Mr. Banner (by request).  Approved April 10, 1973

320

259

AN ACT relating to zoning; specifically empowering local governments to restrict the locations available for the operation of adult bookstores and adult motion picture theatres; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 383–Messrs. Huff, Hayes, May, Demers, Getto, Lowman and Schofield.  Approved April 10, 1973

321

260

AN ACT relating to public records; providing procedure for destruction or disposition by local governments of obsolete records; providing enabling provisions for local government records management programs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 376–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 10, 1973

322

261

AN ACT relating to the Local Government Employee-Management Relations Act; permitting employee organizations to be represented by a licensed attorney in negotiations. Assembly Bill No. 599–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 10, 1973

324

262

AN ACT relating to license taxes; providing for confidentiality of information obtained as result of imposition of license taxes. Assembly Bill No. 583–Mr. Torvinen.  Approved April 10, 1973

324

263

AN ACT relating to public employees; allowing retired public employees to have insurance premiums and amounts due upon certain other obligations deducted from their retirement payments; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 649–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 10, 1973

327

264

AN ACT relating to taxation; requiring periodic complete ratio studies by the division of assessment standards of the Nevada tax commission; prescribing the manner of their use in improving county assessment procedures; requiring appraisal assistance upon request of any county assessor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 616–Mr. May.  Approved April 11, 1973

328

265

AN ACT to amend NRS 704.033, relating to annual assessments on public utilities, to provide for annual assessments on general improvement districts subject to the jurisdiction of the public service commission of Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 527–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 11, 1973

331

266

AN ACT relating to the initiative; implementing an amendment to article 19 of the Nevada constitution approved by the voters at the general election on November 7, 1972 (S.J.R. 7 of the 55th session of the legislature). Assembly Bill No. 512–Committee on Elections.  Approved April 11, 1973

332

267

AN ACT relating to the State Purchasing Act; clarifying accounting procedures to be used in computing transactions of the working capital and operating fund; providing a time limit for reversion of any excess in the fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 504–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 11, 1973

332

268

AN ACT relating to the state fire marshal; allowing an increase in inspection and license fees. Assembly Bill No. 565–Mr. Glover.  Approved April 11, 1973

333

269

AN ACT to remove the limitation on exemption of the property of volunteer fire departments. Assembly Bill No. 631–Messrs. Dini and Jacobsen.  Approved April 11, 1973

334

270

AN ACT to amend NRS 355.140, relating to permissible investments of state funds by permitting investment in commercial paper. Assembly Bill No. 622–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 11, 1973

334

271

AN ACT to amend NRS 247.150, relating to indexes kept by county recorders, by eliminating the requirement to index the name of the trustee in a deed of trust or reconveyance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 58–Senator Swobe.  Approved April 11, 1973

336

272

AN ACT relating to zoning; authorizing the use of hearing examiners in considering certain applications; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 127–Senators Young and Swobe.  Approved April 11, 1973

337

273

AN ACT changing the designation of the chief officer of the Nevada highway patrol from director to chief; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 83–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 11, 1973

338

274

AN ACT relating to county government; providing that the board of county commissioners in counties with populations less than 100,000 may choose to increase the board to five members; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 70–Mr. Dini.  Approved April 11, 1973

340

275

AN ACT to amend NRS 239.080, relating to the retention and disposal of state records, by establishing a new procedure to be followed; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 80–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 11, 1973

342

276

AN ACT relating to automobile wreckers; prescribing requirements for prima facie evidence of willful failure to comply, as grounds for loss of license; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 87–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 11, 1973

343

277

AN ACT to amend NRS 369.490, relating to liquor licenses; exempting casual importers from the licensing requirement. Assembly Bill No. 101–Committee on Taxation.  Approved April 11, 1973

344

278

AN ACT relating to the Indian affairs commission; reducing the frequency of required reports. Assembly Bill No. 256–Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Craddock, Glover, Bremner, Smalley, Mrs. Ford, Messrs. Mello, Jacobsen, Bennett, Robinson, Schofield, Hafen, Howard, Hayes, Dini, Smith, Dreyer, Lowman, Mrs. Gojack, Messrs. Broadbent, Ullom and Demers.  Approved April 11, 1973

345

279

AN ACT relating to the division of archives; changing the name of such division to the division of state, county and municipal archives; directing the secretary of state to maintain secure premises for the archives; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 290–Mr. Dini.  Approved April 11, 1973

345

280

AN ACT imposing a condition upon all releases on bail; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 295–Messrs. Hayes, Barengo, Demers, Craddock, Ullom, Robinson, Jacobsen, Dreyer, Lowman, Howard, Ashworth, Hafen, Vergiels, Glover, Mello, May, Schofield, Dini, Banner, Getto, Smalley, Wittenberg, Bickerstaff, Bremner and Hickey.  Approved April 11, 1973

348

281

AN ACT relating to property tax; exempting therefrom any property used for air or water pollution control devices. Assembly Bill No. 297–Messrs. Robinson, Hayes, Bremner and Wittenberg.  Approved April 11, 1973

348

282

AN ACT relating to registration of voters, changing the name of the county clerk’s register to registrar of voters’ register. Assembly Bill No. 316–Mr. Demers.  Approved April 11, 1973

350

283

AN ACT relating to local government purchasing; creating the local government purchasing study commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 751–Messrs. Demers and Dini.  Approved April 11, 1973

352

284

AN ACT relating to the central data processing division; permitting such division to provide technical advice to local governments. Assembly Bill No. 760–Mr. Dreyer.  Approved April 11, 1973

352

285

AN ACT relating to certification of copies of public records; eliminating requirement for custodians to accept presented copies and compare them with the originals; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 57–Senator Swobe.  Approved April 11, 1973

353

286

AN ACT relating to the supreme court; providing for the performance of ministerial duties in the absence of the clerk and his deputy. Senate Bill No. 206–Senator Foley.  Approved April 11, 1973

353

287

AN ACT to amend NRS 213.150, relating to retaking of paroled prisoners, by clarifying the power of the chief parole and probation officer. Senate Bill No. 238–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 12, 1973

354

288

AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments; enlarging the definition of officer and public officer for the purposes of penal statutes. Senate Bill No. 199–Senator Wilson.  Approved April 12, 1973

355

289

AN ACT extending the duties of public defenders to misdemeanor cases; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 266–Senators Hecht and Bryan.  Approved April 12, 1973

357

290

AN ACT relating to the authentication of copies of medical records; providing that in certain circumstances a custodian of medical records may satisfy a subpena for the production of such records by submitting an authenticated copy; providing for the form and manner of delivery of such records to the court; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 254–Senators Raggio and Young.  Approved April 12, 1973

359

291

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; revising qualifications and terms of employment of investment counsel for Nevada industrial commission; permitting employment of more than one investment counsel; revising procedure for investment program review by state board of finance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 3–Senators Dodge and Close.  Approved April 12, 1973

361

292

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; empowering the Nevada industrial commission to provide rehabilitation services to injured workmen; providing that commission may refuse to pay compensation benefits to workmen refusing rehabilitation services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 7–Senators Dodge and Close.  Approved April 12, 1973

362

293

AN ACT relating to vehicles rendered unfit for highway use; providing conditions for delivery to the department of motor vehicles of documents and license plates; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 77–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 12, 1973

363

294

AN ACT to amend NRS 502.240 to provide for a 2-day fishing license for a fee of $3.00. Senate Bill No. 82–Senator Gibson.  Approved April 12, 1973

364

295

AN ACT relating to drivers’ licenses; limiting the reduction of demerit points by attendance at traffic safety school; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 115–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 12, 1973

365

296

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance and occupational diseases; defining total disability and disablement; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 185–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 12, 1973

367

297

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; enables the Nevada industrial commission to enter into agreements with other states concerning extraterritorial problems; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 187–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 12, 1973

368

298

AN ACT relating to municipal services; permitting incorporated cities to provide certain services by contract, franchise or other lawful means; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 301–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 12, 1973

368

299

AN ACT to amend NRS 281.160, relating to traveling expenses and subsistence allowances of state officers and employees, by increasing the maximum per diem allowance and travel expense; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 383–Senator Pozzi.  Approved April 12, 1973

369

300

AN ACT relating to the rehabilitation of juveniles; providing that the special probation program for juveniles will be administered by the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation; permitting the department to establish rules and regulations for the operation of the program; changing the procedure for determining the distribution of funds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 192–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 12, 1973

370

301

AN ACT relating to trusts; providing that a trust declared to be irrevocable is irrevocable under all circumstances even though settlor and beneficiary is same person; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 414–Senator Young.  Approved April 12, 1973

372

302

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; conforming Nevada law to the federal odometer statute; prohibiting tampering with odometers; requiring a statement to transferee on transfer of motor vehicle of mileage; providing penalties; providing civil remedies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 373–Senator Pozzi.  Approved April 12, 1973

372

303

AN ACT relating to personal property taxes; removing the $1 charge for the property tax sticker or plate issued to the owners of mobile homes and campers. Senate Bill No. 91–Senator Hecht.  Approved April 13, 1973

374

304

AN ACT amending the Local Government Reapportionment Law to clarify the requirement for reapportionment of districts within Carson City; providing for realignment of wards in Carson City; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 312–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 13, 1973

374

305

AN ACT relating to thefts from merchants; making persons who wrongfully remove merchandise civilly liable to merchants; making parents or guardians of minors liable under similar circumstances; clarifying certain provisions of the law affecting the safekeeping of merchandise; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 334–Senators Young, Close and Swobe.  Approved April 13, 1973

376

306

AN ACT relating to municipal powers; empowering cities to use chapter 704A of NRS to construct or convert to or authorize the construction or conversion to underground electric and communication facilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 346–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 13, 1973

377

307

AN ACT relating to undertakings; transferring the responsibility for their approval from the district judge to the clerk of court in most situations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 350–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 13, 1973

385

308

AN ACT to change the name of the Elko Community College to the Northern Nevada Community College. Senate Bill No. 416–Senator Monroe.  Approved April 13, 1973

387

309

AN ACT to amend NRS 176.085, relating to the alleviation of fines, by specifying the court’s authority to direct payment in installments. Senate Bill No. 427–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 13, 1973

388

310

AN ACT relating to the disposition of property belonging to the University of Nevada; removing a restriction on the power of the board of regents to sell or lease property granted to the university. Senate Bill No. 430–Senator Foley.  Approved April 13, 1973

388

311

AN ACT to repeal NRS 392.020, relating to the power of boards of trustees of school districts to exclude all children under 6 years of age. Senate Bill No. 214–Committee on Education.  Approved April 13, 1973

389

312

AN ACT relating to gaming licenses; providing for transfer of gaming operations between parent and subsidiary corporate licensees; providing for transfer of prepaid gaming tax credits; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 550–Committee on Taxation.  Approved April 13, 1973

389

313

AN ACT relating to vital statistics; requiring court order to open sealed documents relating to adoption. Senate Bill No. 441–Senator Bryan.  Approved April 13, 1973

391

314

AN ACT relating to probate of foreign wills; substituting certain terminology; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 440–Senator Bryan.  Approved April 13, 1973

392

315

AN ACT relating to the state department of conservation and natural resources; enabling and directing such department to begin negotiations on an interstate compact relating to land use in the Truckee River watershed extending from Lake Tahoe to the California-Nevada boundary line. Senate Bill No. 432–Senators Wilson, Young, Raggio, Swobe and Drakulich.  Approved April 13, 1973

393

316

AN ACT relating to the state legislature; requiring lobbyists to register and supply certain information to the legislature; and providing penalties. Senate Bill No. 153–Senators Wilson, Foley, Walker, Young, Bryan and Close.  Approved April 13, 1973

393

317

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the University of Nevada for the agricultural experiment station and agricultural extension service to make a study of the application and use of irrigation water in the drainage basins of the Truckee and Carson rivers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 445–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 13, 1973

394

318

AN ACT relating to public buildings and facilities; requiring plans and specifications for public buildings to conform to the American Standard for physically handicapped persons; requiring certain facilities to be usable by handicapped persons; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 446–Senator Monroe.  Approved April 13, 1973

394

319

AN ACT to amend NRS 392.400, relating to inspection and repair of school vehicles, by deleting a reference to the state department of education made obsolete by a previous amendment of the section. Senate Bill No. 473–Committee on Education.  Approved April 13, 1973

395

320

AN ACT to amend NRS 391.280, relating to attendance of teachers at conferences, by deleting obsolete reference to “educational supervision district” and inserting “school districts.” Senate Bill No. 474–Committee on Education.  Approved April 13, 1973

396

321

AN ACT relating to courts; repealing provisions creating and governing family courts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 510–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 13, 1973

396

322

AN ACT repealing provision for requiring married women and infants to procure sureties for appearance as a material witness. Senate Bill No. 546–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 13, 1973

398

323

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act amending the Local Government Employee-Management Relations Act; providing for submission of disputes to impartial factfinders and the method of selecting factfinders; investing the governor with emergency power to order that findings and recommendations in particular disputes will be final and binding; establishing criteria for factfinders; defining terms; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved May 3, 1971. Senate Bill No. 38–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 13, 1973

398

324

AN ACT relating to vehicle privilege taxes; apportioning such taxes to the county where the vehicle is based; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 59–Senator Pozzi.  Approved April 13, 1973

399

325

AN ACT relieving the estate of a deceased person from court-ordered child support payments; making an exception; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 110–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 15, 1973

401

326

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; increasing the registration fees of such vehicles for purposes of hiring supplementary patrolmen for the Nevada highway patrol; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 38–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 15, 1973

402

327

AN ACT relating to elections; making voting twice at the same election a gross misdemeanor; providing for notice; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 211–Messrs. Vergiels, Demers, Ullom and Lowman.  Approved April 15, 1973

403

328

AN ACT to amend NRS 150.230, relating to debts of decedents’ estates, by providing that certain expenses relating to the death of a deceased spouse are solely chargeable to the estate of such spouse; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 413–Messrs. Torvinen, Lowman and Fry.  Approved April 15, 1973

404

329

AN ACT relating to local government budgets; removing the requirement of certain filings with the public service commission of Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 370–Mr. Hayes.  Approved April 15, 1973

404

330

AN ACT to amend NRS 484.777, relating to the authority of local governments to enact traffic ordinances, by removing prohibitions against certain ordinances relating to traffic accidents. Assembly Bill No. 369–Messrs. Torvinen and Fry.  Approved April 15, 1973

406

331

AN ACT relating to ambulance drivers and attendants; providing for provisional licenses under certain circumstances; exempting provisional licensees and physicians, osteopaths and nurses from special licensing requirements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 361–Messrs. Howard, Getto, Jacobsen and Young.  Approved April 15, 1973

406

332

AN ACT relating to local government purchasing; requiring compliance with the provisions for letting of contracts where the governing body has approved an application for federal grants to be expended pursuant to such contract. Assembly Bill No. 347–Messrs. Demers, Hayes, Ullom, Banner, Huff and Lowman.  Approved April 15, 1973

408

333

AN ACT relating to brands and marks; requiring the branding or branding and marking of livestock grazed on open range; exempting certain animals from the requirement; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 333–Messrs. Getto and Howard.  Approved April 15, 1973

408

334

AN ACT relating to flood control; directing the director of the state department of conservation and natural resources to give all assurances and perform any other acts required by federal authorities for the Gleason Creek flood control project; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 308–Mr. Prince.  Approved April 15, 1973

409

335

AN ACT relating to the Nevada National Guard; providing for arrest and detention of members, issuance of warrants and the form thereof; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 174–Messrs. Demers, Howard, Dini and Hayes.  Approved April 15, 1973

410

336

AN ACT relating to modification of investment procedures of the Nevada industrial commission; authorizing certain additional investments; eliminating certain restrictions on investments in common stock; increasing permissible percentage of investments in common and preferred stock; reducing restrictions on bond investments; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 5–Senators Dodge and Close.  Approved April 15, 1973

412

337

AN ACT relating to merchants; providing for a bonding schedule for livestock and produce dealers consistent with the federal requirements. Assembly Bill No. 446–Messrs. Getto, Howard, Jacobsen, Glover, Hickey and Hafen.  Approved April 15, 1973

414

338

AN ACT relating to justices of the peace; clarifying the manner of their removal from office; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 681–Messrs. Huff, Lowman and Ullom.  Approved April 15, 1973

416

339

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the division of buildings and grounds of the department of administration for the purpose of repairing certain boilers in the Nye building and the Blasdel building at Carson City; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 617–Messrs. Glover, Jacobsen, Dini, Getto, Mrs. Brookman, Mr. May, Mesdames Gojack and Ford.  Approved April 15, 1973

418

340

AN ACT relating to rehabilitation of the blind; designating the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation as the sole agency responsible therefor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 546–Messrs. Bennett and Vergiels.  Approved April 15, 1973

418

341

AN ACT relating to probate and guardianship proceedings; reducing the number of appraisers required for appraisal of estates of deceased persons and wards; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 536–Messrs. Torvinen, Hayes, Fry and Barengo.  Approved April 15, 1973

419

342

AN ACT relating to fish and game licenses; providing for a taxidermist license; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 465–Committee on Environment and Public Resources.  Approved April 15, 1973

421

343

AN ACT relating to the municipal courts of the cities of Reno and Las Vegas; providing amended qualifications for the judges thereof; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 660–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 15, 1973

421

344

AN ACT relating to law libraries; placing the state law library under the control of the state supreme court; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 347–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 15, 1973

422

345

AN ACT relating to estate administration; increasing the maximum value of estates which may be set aside without administration; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 151–Messrs. Hickey, May and Hayes.  Approved April 15, 1973

431

346

AN ACT extending immunity from tort liability for emergency care to personnel of certain emergency services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 127–Messrs. Getto, Howard, Wittenberg, Dini, Jacobsen, Young, Capurro and Broadbent.  Approved April 15, 1973

433

347

AN ACT to amend NRS 284.173, relating to independent contractors; by eliminating the requirement that their contracts be filed with the legislative commission. Senate Bill No. 476–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 15, 1973

434

348

AN ACT relating to the jurisdiction of juvenile courts; providing that the district court may transfer jurisdiction of a person 18 to 21 years of age to the juvenile court if such person has been charged with a crime punishable as a gross misdemeanor. Senate Bill No. 449–Senator Raggio.  Approved April 15, 1973

435

349

AN ACT relating to post-conviction relief; limiting its availability and scope; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 487–Messrs. Barengo, Hayes and Mrs. Gojack.  Approved April 15, 1973

436

350

AN ACT relating to disposal of court exhibits and depositions; reducing the time such exhibits and depositions must be retained by the clerk of the district court prior to disposal. Assembly Bill No. 442–Messrs. Demers, Ullom, Huff, Robinson, Glover, Torvinen, Howard, Jacobsen and Hayes.  Approved April 15, 1973

439

351

AN ACT relating to local government budgets; permitting the tax commission to exempt special districts with annual expenditures of less than $30,000 from compliance with the Local Government Budget Act; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 432–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 15, 1973

440

352

AN ACT relating to vehicles; limiting their permissible height and relaxing certain limits upon their length and weight for operation on the public highways; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 109–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 15, 1973

441

353

AN ACT permitting the department of motor vehicles to charge a fee for weighing vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 87–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 15, 1973

443

354

AN ACT relating to the Nevada commission on equal rights of citizens; removing the provision that the secretary cannot pursue any business for profit. Assembly Bill No. 277–Messrs. Crawford, Bennett, Ullom, Mesdames Gojack, Ford, Brookman and Mr. May.  Approved April 15, 1973

444

355

AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments; making technical changes relating to crimes against slot machines and vending machines; increasing the penalty for certain crimes against slot machines; authorizing gaming licensees to detain and question persons suspected of swindling; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 266–Messrs. Torvinen, Getto and Jacobsen.  Approved April 15, 1973

445

356

AN ACT relating to crimes against the person; providing that driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor, controlled substances or other chemicals and causing death or substantial bodily harm to another shall be deemed a felony and punished as such; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 218–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 15, 1973

447

357

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; adding and clarifying definitions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 158–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 15, 1973

447

358

AN ACT relating to driver’s licenses; repealing a provision for an assessment against the licensee upon failure to give notice of certain changes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 157–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 15, 1973

449

359

AN ACT relating to license plates for motor vehicles; providing for the proration of certain fees; abolishing certain fees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 519–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 15, 1973

450

360

AN ACT relating to subdivision of land; requiring plats and maps to show the owner’s grant of permanent utility easements and the approval thereof by each affected public utility company; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 652–Mr. Hafen.  Approved April 15, 1973

451

361

AN ACT relating to offsite manufacture buildings; adding all modular buildings and buildings using modular components to the Nevada Factory-Built Housing Law; renaming it the Nevada Factory-Built Housing and Manufactured Building Law; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 677–Mr. Jacobsen.  Approved April 15, 1973

454

362

AN ACT relating to general improvement districts; simplifying their required reports to the public service commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 436–Mr. Prince.  Approved April 15, 1973

457

363

AN ACT relating to public child welfare services; requiring that notice and hearing be given to the welfare division prior to a court placing the custody of a child with the division; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 724–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 15, 1973

458

364

AN ACT relating to elections; prohibiting write-in voting; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 758–Messrs. Crawford, Bennett and Mrs. Ford.  Approved April 15, 1973

459

365

AN ACT relating to forest practice; requiring variances for certain types of logging operations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 395–Senator Swobe.  Approved April 15, 1973

459

366

AN ACT relating to racing; amending the charter of the city of Henderson; permitting certain types of racing to be conducted under the control of the Nevada gaming commission and the Nevada racing commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 459–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 15, 1973

462

367

AN ACT relating to traffic regulation; extending the jurisdiction of counties and cities over parking areas; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 297–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 15, 1973

469

368

AN ACT relating to motor vehicle registration; exempting golf carts therefrom under certain conditions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 820–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 15, 1973

470

369

AN ACT to amend NRS 408.555, describing State Highway Route 33, by extending such route from Sutcliffe to Warrior Point county park in Washoe County, Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 845–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 15, 1973

471

370

AN ACT relating to education; defining areas of authority for public school integration; bringing the regulation-making procedures of the state board of education under the Nevada Administrative Procedure Act; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 170–Senators Gibson, Brown, Dodge, Lamb, Swobe, Blakemore, Hecht, Drakulich, Close, Walker, Monroe, Raggio, Young, Pozzi, Herr and Echols.  Approved April 15, 1973

471

371

AN ACT to amend chapter 704A of NRS, relating to utilities of private corporations and other persons and of local governments; defining certain words and terms; relating to underground electric and communication districts, the payment of construction and conversion costs of underground service facilities, the payment of other costs, the assessment of property, the issuance of interim warrants and bonds, and the collection of assessments; otherwise providing powers, rights, privileges, immunities, liabilities, duties, disabilities and other details in connection therewith; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 208–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 15, 1973

472

372

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate the Town of Reno, in Washoe County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 16, 1903, as amended. Senate Bill No. 484–Senators Raggio, Young, Wilson, Swobe and Drakulich.  Approved April 15, 1973

483

373

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; providing an opportunity for a hearing prior to suspension of driving privileges for violation of the implied consent law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 802–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 15, 1973

484

374

AN ACT regulating marriage and family counselors; declaring the policy of the state; establishing a board of examiners; requiring certification of marriage and family counselors; creating disciplinary and hearing procedures; establishing a fee schedule; defining the scope of regulatory activities; providing penalties and remedies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 250–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 15, 1973

486

375

AN ACT authorizing and directing the state land register to convey by quitclaim deed certain real property situated in Washoe County, Nevada, to the City of Reno; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 519–Senator Swobe.  Approved April 15, 1973

492

376

AN ACT relating to taxation; providing for the submission to the registered voters at the general election in 1974 of the question whether the Sales and Use Tax Act of 1955 should be amended to authorize the Nevada tax commission to impose a lesser penalty for failure to pay sales and use tax on time instead of the mandatory penalty of 10 percent of such tax. Assembly Bill No. 713–Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Bremner, May, Craddock, Mesdames Ford, Gojack, Messrs. Banner, Barengo, Lowman, Prince, Schofield, Vergiels, Hickey, Robinson, Ullom, Bickerstaff, Smalley, Wittenberg and Ashworth.  Approved April 16, 1973

493

377

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; authorizing the Nevada industrial commission to audit certain private disability and death plans in certain employments to determine their qualification under the Nevada Industrial Insurance Act; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 367–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 16, 1973

495

378

AN ACT granting a franchise to Walter T. Marron and Le Moyne E. Marron, doing business as Henderson Cab Company to provide taxicab service to and from and within the area of Henderson, Nevada; describing the permissible area of service; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 784–Messrs. Smith, Smalley, May and Ullom.  Approved April 17, 1973

496

379

AN ACT to amend NRS 616.070, relating to the coverage of volunteer firemen under the Nevada Industrial Insurance Act, by increasing the assumed wage. Assembly Bill No. 585–Messrs. Dini and Jacobsen.  Approved April 18, 1973

497

380

AN ACT relating to the Nevada industrial commission; extending its authority to invest in office buildings; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 184–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 18, 1973

497

381

AN ACT relating to the Nevada industrial commission; strengthening the prohibition against double recovery for the same injury on the part of a claimant; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 188–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 18, 1973

498

382

AN ACT relating to the sale of used vehicles; requiring the removal of the license plates prior to the sale or delivery of a used vehicle in the State of Nevada; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 89–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 18, 1973

499

383

AN ACT relating to county fair and recreation boards; extending certain provisions of law to boards in all counties. Assembly Bill No. 474–Mr. Torvinen.  Approved April 18, 1973

500

384

AN ACT relating to aid to dependent children; providing that aid to a dependent child shall not be reduced under certain circumstances because of the earned income of such child. Assembly Bill No. 754–Messrs. Bennett, Crawford, Mesdames Gojack and Ford.  Approved April 18, 1973

501

385

AN ACT to amend NRS 34.380, relating to writs of habeas corpus, by limiting the right of certain interlocutory appeals in criminal cases; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 808–Messrs. Hickey, Barengo and Dreyer.  Approved April 18, 1973

502

386

AN ACT relating to the regulation of the practice of medicine; making extensive amendments to chapter 630 of NRS; providing for the licensure of physicians by the board of medical examiners; providing for the regulation of physicians’ assistants by the board of medical examiners; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 365–Mr. Broadbent.  Approved April 18, 1973

503

387

AN ACT relating to the practice of nursing; revising chapter 632 of NRS; permitting denial, revocation or suspension of any license for aiding or abetting violations of the chapter; establishing a range of fees and charges; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 116–Messrs. Getto, Dini, Fry, Bremner and Wittenberg.  Approved April 18, 1973

521

388

AN ACT creating a special interim advisory committee to work with the state controller and the director of the department of administration in setting up the new state accounting system; directing the state controller to pay the support costs of such committee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 494–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved April 15, 1973

529

389

AN ACT relating to workmen’s compensation; revising the schedule of benefits provided under chapters 616 and 617 of NRS; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 183–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 16, 1973

530

390

AN ACT relating to optometry; granting the Nevada state board of optometry subpena power; providing for filling of temporary board vacancies; providing for administrative fees for violating the rules and regulations of the board; revising certain fees; adding to the act which constitutes unprofessional conduct; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 789–Mr. Robinson (by request).  Approved April 19, 1973

535

391

AN ACT relating to the Nevada highway patrol; deleting the limitation on the number of supplementary highway patrolmen who may be employed; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 271–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved April 19, 1973

537

392

AN ACT increasing certain benefits under industrial insurance and for occupational disease; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 310–Messrs. Mello, Dini, Vergiels, Banner, Craddock, Barengo, May, Prince, Wittenberg, Robinson, Mrs. Gojack, Messrs. Hayes, Smalley, Bremner, Capurro, Ullom, Crawford, Bennett, Demers, Miss Foote, Messrs. Dreyer, Smith, Glover, Schofield, Mrs. Brookman and Mr. Hickey.  Approved April 19, 1973

538

393

AN ACT relating to silicosis; removing the limitation on occupational disease benefits to future claimants; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 270–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved April 19, 1973

538

394

AN ACT relating to limited partnerships; increasing rights and limiting the obligations of limited partners under the Uniform Limited Partnership Act; relieving limited partnerships from filing a certificate of assumed or fictitious name; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 335–Messrs. Barengo and Hayes.  Approved April 19, 1973

541

395

AN ACT relating to health insurance; providing coverage for dependent handicapped children beyond specified limiting age in both individual and group policies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 505–Senator Bryan.  Approved April 19, 1973

546

396

AN ACT vesting authority in the labor commissioner to determine whether certain employment of minors is dangerous or injurious. Assembly Bill No. 246–Mr. Banner.  Approved April 19, 1973

550

397

AN ACT relating to national guard armories; providing that a fund shall be accumulated from use fees which shall be applied to military activities and affairs and to further community relations. Assembly Bill No. 176–Messrs. Dini, Howard, Getto, Prince and Glover.  Approved April 19, 1973

551

398

AN ACT relating to explosive devices; prohibiting the manufacture, use, possession or disposal of any explosive or incendiary device with intent to destroy life or property; expanding the provision prohibiting threatened use of an explosive and providing an increased penalty for violation thereof; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 210–Messrs. Dreyer, Lowman and Dini.  Approved April 19, 1973

552

399

AN ACT making additional and supplemental appropriations from the general fund in the state treasury for public employees’ retirement fund and district judges’ judicial pension fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 236–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved April 19, 1973

554

400

AN ACT relating to assistance to the blind; providing monthly state aid based on a set amount less federal and private income; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 531–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 19, 1973

554

401

AN ACT to amend provisions relating to issuance of surety bonds of public officers and employees to clarify applicability of such provisions to state officers and other public officers and employees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 494–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 19, 1973

555

402

AN ACT authorizing boards of county commissioners to enact and enforce ordinances licensing dogs and regulating or prohibiting the running at large and disposal of animals; authorizing such ordinances to apply to limited areas within a county; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 529–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 19, 1973

558

403

AN ACT relating to public securities and other public obligations, including, without limitation, elections for the authorization of such obligations; amending chapters 349 and 350, Nevada Revised Statutes; otherwise concerning powers, rights, privileges, immunities, liabilities, duties, disabilities and other details in connection therewith; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 518–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 19, 1973

559

404

AN ACT relating to county improvements, local improvements and general improvement districts; requiring written notice to property owners of any levy of assessment, or organization or consolidation of any general improvement district; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 514–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 19, 1973

561

405

AN ACT to amend NRS 281.210, relating to employment of relatives, by clarifying the extent of its provisions and extending its application to department heads and university officials and employees. Assembly Bill No. 916–Mr. Hayes.  Approved April 19, 1973

563

406

AN ACT relating to taxicab authorities; permitting local law enforcement agencies to enforce the taxicab authority law and regulations thereunder upon request of the taxicab authority; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 556–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 19, 1973

564

407

AN ACT relating to the disposal of unclaimed stolen or embezzled property; providing procedures for the disposal of such property; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 607–Messrs. Dreyer, Huff and Ullom.  Approved April 19, 1973

565

408

AN ACT relating to land development; enabling cities and counties to provide by ordinance for planned unit residential development within their jurisdictions and grant applications for such in proper cases; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 126–Senators Young, Hecht, Swobe, Wilson and Raggio.  Approved April 19, 1973

565

409

AN ACT relating to controlled substances; increasing the jurisdiction of the state board of pharmacy over controlled substances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 343–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 19, 1973

579

410

AN ACT relating to taxation; providing for an increase in the state taxes on gasoline and special fuels to the extent of any federal tax reduction; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 396–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 19, 1973

584

411

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; authorizing the Nevada industrial commission to order cessation of business by an employer subject to the Nevada Industrial Insurance Act who fails to provide industrial insurance for his employees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 368–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 19, 1973

585

412

AN ACT relating to driver’s licenses; limiting the period of time to 7 years, during which a person may have his driver’s license revoked for subsequent convictions of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or a controlled substance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 35–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 19, 1973

586

413

AN ACT relating to interest on deposits of state funds; providing that a pro rata share of such interest be credited to the state highway fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 412–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 19, 1973

588

414

AN ACT relating to the state personnel system; providing procedures for hearings on dismissals, demotions, suspensions and transfers; providing for a hearing officer in the personnel division of the department of administration; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 173–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 19, 1973

588

415

AN ACT relating to elections; limiting campaign expenses of candidates for state senator and assemblyman; requiring filing of the amounts spent; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 162–Senators Close, Foley, Neal, Bryan, Swobe, Young, Brown, Blakemore, Gibson, Dodge, Walker, Wilson and Echols.  Approved April 19, 1973

591

416

AN ACT relating to political parties; changing the reference date which is used for determining representation in county conventions; clarifying the permissible time when precinct meetings may be convened; enacting provisions with respect to the times of county and state conventions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 545–Miss Foote (by request).  Approved April 19, 1973

593

417

AN ACT relating to unemployment compensation; excluding students employed by the school which they attend. Senate Bill No. 413–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 19, 1973

596

418

AN ACT to amend NRS 171.123, relating to temporary detentions by peace officers, by clarifying the right of peace officers to compel a detained person to identify himself. Assembly Bill No. 391–Messrs. Demers, Hayes, Huff, Mello, Robinson and Getto.  Approved April 19, 1973

597

419

AN ACT to amend NRS 171.148, relating to arrest by telegraph, by authorizing the transmittal of an arrest warrant by telegraph without the necessity of a prior special endorsement. Assembly Bill No. 389–Messrs. Demers, Hayes, Huff, Mello, Getto and Robinson.  Approved April 19, 1973

598

420

AN ACT relating to Nevada industrial commission; providing for reports of earnings by persons receiving permanent total disability benefits; deleting all references to accident benefit fund, compensation payment fund and rent and expense fund; establishing state insurance fund deposit account; permitting adoption of voluntary rating plans; increasing amount of charge in premium contributions; permitting extension of accident benefits without commission approval; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 2–Senators Dodge and Close.  Approved April 19, 1973

598

421

AN ACT authorizing the administrator of the Nevada state park system to dispose of certain real property and property rights owned by the State of Nevada and located in Lincoln County; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 483–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 19, 1973

606

422

AN ACT extending immunity from tort liability for emergency care; providing for the training of paramedical personnel; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 257–Senators Blakemore, Herr, Echols, Drakulich, Close, Neal, Raggio, Walker and Young.  Approved April 19, 1973

610

423

AN ACT relating to bail; providing a procedure whereby a person may be admitted to bail in a county other than a county in which a warrant for his arrest is outstanding; providing certain limitations; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 434–Messrs. Hickey, May, Torvinen, Barengo, Hayes, Glover, Fry and Lowman.  Approved April 19, 1973

612

424

AN ACT relating to legislative bills and publications; vesting authority for the mailing and distribution thereof in the director of the legislative counsel bureau; providing greater restrictions upon distribution thereof free of charge; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 20–Mr. Jacobsen.  Approved April 19, 1973

613

425

AN ACT relating to housing for persons of low income; creating the Nevada state rural housing authority to operate in counties of less than 100,000 population; providing the powers and duties of such authority; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 485–Messrs. Getto, Glover, Jacobsen, Howard, Ashworth, Dini, Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Hickey, Prince, Banner, Smalley, Bremner, Barengo and Young.  Approved April 19, 1973

615

426

AN ACT making an appropriation for the satisfaction of a judgment against the state. Senate Bill No. 326–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 19, 1973

621

427

AN ACT relating to administrative procedure; expanding the provisions for notice of proposed regulations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 318–Senator Pozzi.  Approved April 19, 1973

621

428

AN ACT relating to joint municipal organizations; extending to such organizations the tax exempt status of a municipality. Senate Bill No. 304–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 19, 1973

622

429

AN ACT relating to public employees’ retirement; eliminating references to a repealed provision of law and making stylistic corrections. Senate Bill No. 360–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 19, 1973

623

430

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; prohibiting an employee from collecting compensation or accident benefits from an employer under the laws of another state if he had previously collected under Nevada law. Assembly Bill No. 149–Mr. Torvinen.  Approved April 19, 1973

624

431

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act incorporating the City of Wells, in Elko County, Nevada, and defining the boundaries thereof, under a new charter; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved April 15, 1971, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 4–Messrs. Smith and Dini.  Approved April 19, 1973

625

432

AN ACT relating to the motor carrier division of the department of motor vehicles; removing the limitation on the number of field agents and inspectors and increasing their jurisdiction; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 160–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 19, 1973

627

433

AN ACT relating to public property and purchasing; changing procedures for payment of certain administrative expenses of operating the central mail room and purchasing state supplies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 329–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 19, 1973

627

434

AN ACT relating to vehicle dealers’ and rebuilders’ licenses; enlarging the conditions upon which a license may be revoked by the department of motor vehicles. Assembly Bill No. 91–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 19, 1973

628

435

AN ACT relating to the Nevada department of fish and game; removing the requirement that certain money received by the department be deposited in interest-bearing accounts; prescribing accounting procedures; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 848–Committee on Environment and Public Resources.  Approved April 19, 1973

629

436

AN ACT relating to appeals to district court; requiring that a justice notify the appellant when papers have been transmitted to the district court; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 682–Mr. Torvinen.  Approved April 19, 1973

631

437

AN ACT relating to the regulation of watercraft; dispensing with the Nevada titling of motorboats already covered by a federally approved titling system or a title system of another state. Assembly Bill No. 739–Messrs. Bremner, Fry, Getto and Vergiels.  Approved April 19, 1973

631

438

AN ACT relating to county government; authorizing certain counties to establish scholarship funds for medical students who need assistance and who agree to return, after graduation and certification, to such counties for residency and professional practice. Senate Bill No. 561–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 19, 1973

632

439

AN ACT relating to controlled substances; imposing conditions upon the maintenance of a stock thereof in extended care facilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 563–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 19, 1973

633

440

AN ACT relating to appointment of administrators of estates; removing male preference for appointment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 577–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 19, 1973

634

441

AN ACT relating to Chinese medicine; regulating its practice separately; providing standards, qualifications and licensing of practitioners; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 448–Senator Walker.  Approved April 19, 1973

635

442

AN ACT creating a committee to study assessment and tax equities and the structure of the Nevada tax commission; requiring the committee to report to the governor before the next legislative session; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 610–Committee on Taxation.  Approved April 20, 1973

640

443

AN ACT relating to legislative bills; requiring fiscal notes to be prepared for all bills which have a certain fiscal impact; excepting bills relating exclusively to the executive budget; eliminating the requirement that the fiscal analyst review notes and prepare findings upon request; clarifying procedure; defining responsibilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 390–Senators Close, Dodge, Lamb, Gibson and Brown.  Approved April 20, 1973

641

444

AN ACT relating to the urban planning division of the state planning board; extending its duties to include the evaluation of proposed subdivisions in certain counties; providing for assessment of fees against subdividers for evaluation services; providing for state matching funds for technical services; making an appropriation therefor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 460–Senator Young.  Approved April 20, 1973

643

445

AN ACT to amend NRS 608.160, relating to compensation and wages, by limiting the prohibition on applying tips toward minimum wages to state imposed minimums. Senate Bill No. 536–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 20, 1973

644

446

AN ACT relating to education; allowing school districts to institute extended school year programs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 585–Committee on Education.  Approved April 20, 1973

645

447

AN ACT designated as the CCSD No. 1 Sewerage Consolidation Law; relating to sanitary sewer facilities and services within the county of Clark; abolishing designated districts therein authorized to exercise the basic power of furnishing sanitary sewer facilities and services pertaining thereto; annexing designated unincorporated areas, including, without limitation, the areas formerly included within such abolished districts, to Clark County Sanitation District No. 1; designating it as a successor to the abolished districts; concerning outstanding securities thereof and the issuance of refunding and other securities by such reorganized district; authorizing and providing procedures for the transfer thereto from the unincorporated town of Searchlight of the basic power of furnishing within the town sanitary sewer facilities and related services, properties, rights and privileges; providing for detachment of areas from the district by annexations to incorporated cities; otherwise providing powers, rights, privileges, immunities, liabilities, duties, disabilities and other details in connection with Clark County Sanitation District No. 1, the abolished districts, the town, such facilities, such securities, the taxes and other revenues for their payment, their proceeds, other moneys, and pledges and liens pertaining thereto, including, without limitation, by reference to the Local Government Securities Law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 286–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 20, 1973

646

448

AN ACT to amend NRS 463.337 relating to work permits for gaming employees, by increasing the authority of the Nevada gaming commission to revoke such permits; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 385Senator Wilson.  Approved April 20, 1973

659

449

AN ACT relating to medical laboratories; partially regulating medical laboratories operated by licensed physicians for their own private practices; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 386Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 20, 1973

660

450

AN ACT relating to juvenile courts; enabling the establishment of juvenile delinquency prevention programs under the direction of the juvenile court; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 433Senator Foley.  Approved April 20, 1973

661

451

AN ACT authorizing Carson City to construct, otherwise acquire, improve, extend and better recreational facilities, including without limitation an auditorium, recreation center, other recreational facilities and buildings therefor, improvements incidental thereto, and sites and grounds, equipment and furnishings therefor; authorizing the issuance of bonds for such purpose in not to exceed the aggregate principal amount of $700,000; providing for the payment of the bonds and the interest thereon by the levy and collection of general (ad valorem) taxes and optionally with the proceeds of a lodgers’ room tax; otherwise stating powers, rights, privileges, immunities, liabilities, duties, disabilities and other details in connection therewith; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 614Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 20, 1973

662

452

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the legislative fund. Senate Bill No. 619Committee on Finance.  Approved April 20, 1973

667

453

AN ACT to abolish the Nevada heritage association as a state institution; providing for the return to the general fund of legislative appropriations to the association; making an appropriation to the state park system for the purpose of establishing the Virginia and Truckee Railroad fund; providing for transfer of certain moneys to such fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 520Committee on Finance.  Approved April 20, 1973

667

454

AN ACT relating to the contingency fund; removing certain allocation limitations for the 1973-74 and 1974-75 fiscal years; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 587Committee on Finance.  Approved April 20, 1973

668

455

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the state board of examiners for the purpose of settling a specific claim after certain contingencies are met. Senate Bill No. 605Committee on Finance.  Approved April 20, 1973

669

456

AN ACT relating to fish and game licenses, tags and permits; making certain changes in application forms, requirements, privileges and fees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 461Committee on Environment and Public Resources.  Approved April 20, 1973

670

457

AN ACT relating to the Virginia City historic district; enlarging the powers of the commission; regulating the location of housetrailers; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 476Messrs. Dini and Jacobsen.  Approved April 20, 1973

672

458

AN ACT relating to terms of imprisonment; enlarging the class of persons who may be sentenced to concurrent terms of imprisonment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 147Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 20, 1973

674

459

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; requiring a manufacturer to bear the expense of correcting certain defects; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 197Senators Drakulich, Lamb, Herr, Echols and Blakemore.  Approved April 20, 1973

675

460

AN ACT relating to the Spring Mountain youth camp; making an appropriation for recreational purposes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 525Senators Herr, Brown and Lamb.  Approved April 20, 1973

675

461

AN ACT relating to lands set aside for public school purposes in platted areas; providing a maximum size for sites; revising the requirement for offer of resale to original seller if site is not utilized for school purposes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 218Committee on Education.  Approved April 20, 1973

676

462

AN ACT relating to attorneys at law; prohibiting private practice by certain attorneys publicly elected and employed; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 461Senator Young.  Approved April 20, 1973

677

463

AN ACT relating to data processing; providing that certain agencies may negotiate for services with the data processing commission; changing the composition of the data processing commission; changing procedures for use of the computer facility and billing therefor; providing for repayment of capital costs for such facility; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 353Committee on Finance.  Approved April 20, 1973

679

464

AN ACT relating to private investigators, private patrolmen, process servers, polygraph operators, repossessors and canine security handlers and trainers; changing certain requirements for licensing such persons; providing certain disciplinary procedures; providing a civil fine; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 541Senator Close.  Approved April 20, 1973

681

465

AN ACT relating to the Nevada National Guard; creating the Nevada National Guard educational encouragement fund; providing prerequisites for receipt of benefits; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 892Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved April 20, 1973

687

466

AN ACT relating to bicycle pathways; providing a program to foster the construction of bicycle pathways; authorizing the Nevada state park system to administer such program; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 327Senators Foley, Brown, Bryan, Close, Drakulich, Echols, Hecht, Herr, Lamb, Neal, Raggio, Walker, Wilson and Young.  Approved April 20, 1973

688

467

AN ACT relating to treatment of emotionally disturbed children; authorizing the mental hygiene and mental retardation division of the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation to operate a facility therefor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 260Messrs. Bennett, Crawford, Craddock, Ullom, Hayes, Demers, May, Barengo, Banner, Vergiels, Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Hickey, Glover, Smalley, Bremner, Mrs. Gojack and Mr. Wittenberg.  Approved April 20, 1973

689

468

AN ACT relating to Nevada industrial insurance; establishing a subsequent accident account of the state insurance fund of the Nevada industrial commission; providing for charges thereto; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 27Messrs. Ashworth and Capurro.  Approved April 21, 1973

693

469

AN ACT relating to legislative bills or amendments thereto; requiring fiscal notes showing financial impact on Nevada industrial insurance premiums or state insurance fund created by chapter 616 of NRS for all legislative bills or amendments thereto; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 25Messrs. Ashworth and Capurro.  Approved April 21, 1973

694

470

AN ACT relating to the aging services division of the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation; providing that the administrator may disburse state funds to aid local programs for the aging operated by nonprofit organizations or political subdivisions of this state to obtain federal matching grants; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 801Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Smalley, Vergiels and Schofield.  Approved April 21, 1973

695

471

AN ACT relating to motor vehicle operators; removing the distinction between resident and nonresident operators with respect to special fuel users’ licenses and temporary motor vehicle carrier licenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 926Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 21, 1973

695

472

AN ACT establishing and clarifying the boundary between Washoe and Storey counties. Assembly Bill No. 809Messrs. Dini and Jacobsen.  Approved April 21, 1973

697

473

AN ACT relating to motor carriers; making various technical changes in provisions relating to reports, size limits, and registration and licensing of vehicles. Assembly Bill No. 928Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 21, 1973

700

474

AN ACT relating to the department of motor vehicles; changing the period for reporting for special fuel tax users and motor vehicle carrier purposes to quarterly reporting; increasing minimum amount of excise tax due; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 927Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 21, 1973

701

475

AN ACT to amend NRS 180.050, to permit state public defender to contract with county public defenders for legal services. Assembly Bill No. 921Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 21, 1973

706

476

AN ACT to amend NRS 180.010, relating to the state public defender, by placing his salary in the unclassified service schedule. Assembly Bill No. 913Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 21, 1973

707

477

AN ACT relating to building, electrical and plumbing permit fees of counties and cities; providing that such fees are inapplicable to the State of Nevada and its political subdivisions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 829Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 21, 1973

707

478

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the state board of examiners for the purpose of settling a specific claim after certain contingencies are met. Assembly Bill No. 885Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved April 21, 1973

708

479

AN ACT relating to the rehabilitation division of the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation; revising the purposes and establishing the amount of the rehabilitation division revolving fund; authorizing the exemption of purchases therefrom from the State Purchasing Act; declaring the nonreversionary nature of such revolving fund and of the special maintenance fund for the vocational rehabilitation of disabled persons; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 847Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved April 21, 1973

709

480

AN ACT relating to public employees’ retirement; adding council of governments as public employers for the purposes of the Public Employees’ Retirement Act; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 839Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 21, 1973

710

481

AN ACT relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of religious societies and corporations; revising provisions requiring such societies and corporations to file claims for tax exemptions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 836Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 21, 1973

710

482

AN ACT annexing certain described real property to the City of Sparks, Nevada; detaching certain real property from the City of Reno and adding the same to the City of Sparks; amending the 1949 and 1971 charters of the City of Sparks and the 1903 and 1971 charters of the City of Reno; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 831Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 21, 1973

711

483

AN ACT relating to county park commissions; removing county commissioners as members of county park commissions in counties having a population of 100,000 or more; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 830Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 21, 1973

715

484

AN ACT relating to general improvement districts; authorizing county commissioners to vote on contracts extending beyond their terms of office where such contracts provide for supplying water to county facilities by general improvement districts; removing the jurisdiction of the public service commission of Nevada over such contracts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 828Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 21, 1973

716

485

AN ACT relating to telephones; proscribing certain uses of the telephone; requiring relinquishment in certain circumstances; providing for notice; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 819Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Barengo, Bremner, Huff and Smalley.  Approved April 21, 1973

718

486

AN ACT relating to the state public defender; providing for payment to the state public defender by counties using his services. Assembly Bill No. 912Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 21, 1973

719

487

AN ACT relating to school district personnel; making an attendance officer a classified employee of certain school districts. Assembly Bill No. 639Mr. Schofield.  Approved April 21, 1973

719

488

AN ACT relating to optometry; requiring continuing education as a condition to annual relicensing; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 761Mr. Robinson (by request).  Approved April 21, 1973

720

489

AN ACT relating to life insurance and annuity contracts; amending the standard valuation and nonforfeiture law; increasing certain interest rates for annuity contracts and life insurance policies; providing for use of modern mortality tables; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 625–Committee on Commerce.  Approved April 21, 1973

721

490

AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; affording an arrested person the right to make a reasonable number of telephone calls immediately after he is booked; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 535–Messrs. Torvinen and Fry.  Approved April 21, 1973

724

491

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the public service commission of Nevada for the purpose of developing a Nevada state airport system plan; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 531–Messrs. Ashworth, Capurro, Mello, Howard, Dreyer, Dini, Demers, Craddock, Bremner, Bennett, Barengo, Banner, May, Fry, Glover, Mrs. Gojack, Messrs. Hafen, Hayes, Hickey, Prince, Robinson, Schofield, Smalley, Smith, Ullom, Vergiels, Wittenberg, Bickerstaff and Mrs. Brookman.  Approved April 21, 1973

725

492

AN ACT relating to hunting and fishing licenses, tags and permits; providing for an adjustment of fees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 463–Committee on Environment and Public Resources.  Approved April 21, 1973

725

493

AN ACT relating to schools; permitting the state board of education to adopt standards for school building; revising requirements for submission of project plans to state planning board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 737–Mr. Hafen.  Approved April 21, 1973

727

494

AN ACT to amend NRS 673.430, relating to savings and loan associations’ annual assessment, by clarifying the basis for computation. Assembly Bill No. 732–Committee on Commerce.  Approved April 21, 1973

728

495

AN ACT to amend NRS 673.260, relating to the issuance of savings and loan association licenses, by clarifying the fee base. Assembly Bill No. 731–Committee on Commerce.  Approved April 21, 1973

730

496

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; postponing the requirement that motorcycles be equipped with turn signals; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 695–Mr. Barengo.  Approved April 21, 1973

730

497

AN ACT relating to the unemployment compensation fund; revising the solvency test calculation for the fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 686–Committee on Commerce.  Approved April 21, 1973

731

498

AN ACT relating to county jails; allowing the movement of any county jail prisoner from one county to another within the discretion of the sheriffs of such counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 667–Messrs. Jacobsen, Howard, Huff and Barengo.  Approved April 21, 1973

734

499

AN ACT to amend NRS 218.185, relating to sets of bills, resolutions, journals and history books, by increasing the cost of supplying such books. Assembly Bill No. 659–Messrs. Ashworth, Jacobsen, Lowman and Mello.  Approved April 21, 1973

735

500

AN ACT relating to divorce; eliminating certain grounds for divorce; eliminating the concept of fault in granting a divorce; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 744–Messrs. Torvinen and Fry.  Approved April 21, 1973

736

501

AN ACT relating to cosmetology; expanding area of examinations for hairdressers and cosmeticians; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 592–Messrs. Bennett, Crawford and Banner.  Approved April 21, 1973

737

502

AN ACT relating to land conservation; revising chapter 548 of NRS; creating a state conservation commission to replace the state soil conservation committee; establishing election and other procedures to be followed in the organization or dissolution of conservation districts; defining powers and duties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 267–Messrs. Jacobsen, May, Smith, Glover, Young, Dini, Getto and Hafen.  Approved April 21, 1973

737

503

AN ACT relating to county, city and district finances; transferring the duties of the state board of finance to the Nevada tax commission concerning authorization of short-term financing. Senate Bill No. 306–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 22, 1973

767

504

AN ACT relating to occupational diseases; extending coverage for diseases of the heart; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 309–Senators Herr, Blakemore, Drakulich, Echols, Swobe, Raggio, Hecht, Walker, Foley, Bryan, Lamb and Young.  Approved April 22, 1973

768

505

AN ACT relating to juvenile detention homes; increasing the number of counties required to provide such detention homes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 574–Messrs. Glover, Dini and Jacobsen.  Approved April 22, 1973

769

506

AN ACT relating to insurance coverage required of short-term lessors of motor vehicles; increasing the amount of coverage required for personal injury or death; providing for surety bonds or deposits of cash or securities in lieu of insurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 161–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 22, 1973

770

507

AN ACT relating to the flood control revolving fund; permitting payment therefrom of the cost of surveying for potential flood control projects; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 567–Committee on Ecology and Public Resources.  Approved April 22, 1973

772

508

AN ACT relating to the licensing of pharmacists and pharmacies; increasing fees for the investigation and examination of applicants for certification; deleting references to United States citizenship; providing for the certification of pharmacists from other states without an examination; providing a penalty for submitting false claims under a public assistance program; providing technical changes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 337–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 22, 1973

774

509

AN ACT to amend NRS 248.275; increasing sheriff’s fees for service of process and related matters. Senate Bill No. 376–Senator Raggio.  Approved April 22, 1973

784

510

AN ACT increasing the compensation of directors of water conservancy and irrigation districts. Senate Bill No. 378–Senator Dodge.  Approved April 22, 1973

786

511

AN ACT relating to psychologists; expanding the meaning of “practice of psychology”; making the uncertified practice of psychology a misdemeanor; enabling a psychotherapist to perform without supervision or collaboration of a physician. Senate Bill No. 384–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 22, 1973

787

512

AN ACT relating to school personnel; revising the procedures for demotion, dismissal and refusal to reemploy; providing for hearings before a hearing officer or hearing commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 429–Committee on Education.  Approved April 22, 1973

789

513

AN ACT authorizing the treasurer of Mineral County, Nevada, to convey certain real property to Milton A. May and Thelma E. May, husband and wife, as joint tenants. Senate Bill No. 506–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 22, 1973

797

514

AN ACT to amend chapter 269 of NRS, relating to unincorporated towns, by providing that the board of county commissioners may appoint a citizens’ advisory council to act in an advisory and liaison capacity with respect to any unincorporated town the governing body of which is the board of county commissioners; providing for the enactment of an ordinance designating the powers, duties and qualifications of such citizens’ advisory councils; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 597–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 22, 1973

799

515

AN ACT relating to bail under the Uniform Criminal Extradition Act; changing certain conditions for admitting to bail. Assembly Bill No. 566–Messrs. Barengo and Bremner.  Approved April 22, 1973

800

516

AN ACT to clarify that the use of the term “official record” in NRS 52.125 includes a fingerprint classification card, and that such card is presumed to be authentic. Assembly Bill No. 612–Messrs. Dreyer, Huff and Ullom.  Approved April 22, 1973

801

517

AN ACT relating to public welfare; providing enabling legislation to comply with the optional state supplementation and other provisions of the federal welfare reform legislation contained in P.L. 92-603; implementing federal requirements under Title XIX of the Social Security Act; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 448–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved April 22, 1973

801

518

AN ACT relating to state government; providing for an executive secretary to serve jointly the state board of pardons commissioners and the state board of parole commissioners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 228–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 22, 1973

803

519

AN ACT relating to handicapped persons; prescribing conditions for availability of educational benefits to persons over 21 years of age; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 211–Committee on Education.  Approved April 22, 1973

805

520

AN ACT to amend NRS 502.077, relating to issuance of special fishing permits, by extending the privilege to children living in public and charitable institutions. Assembly Bill No. 749–Messrs. Bremner, Fry, Broadbent, McNeel, Mrs. Brookman, Mr. Jacobsen, Mesdames Ford, Gojack, Messrs. Lowman, Robinson, Smalley, Mello, Barengo and Howard.  Approved April 22, 1973

805

521

AN ACT making additional and supplemental appropriations from the general fund in the state treasury to the division of state lands and the division of forestry of the state department of conservation and natural resources; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 797–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved April 22, 1973

806

522

AN ACT relating to the public employees’ retirement system; authorizing the public employees’ retirement board to make group payments of Medicare premiums as a service to retired members who are enrolled in the Medicare program and permit deduction of the premium amounts from their monthly retirement allowances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 764–Mr. Getto.  Approved April 22, 1973

807

523

AN ACT relating to trade practices; permitting consumers to rescind contracts between or purchases from door-to-door salesmen; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 281–Senators Wilson, Bryan, Young, Swobe and Close.  Approved April 23, 1973

808

524

AN ACT relating to pharmacy; providing additional regulation of pharmacies operated in conjunction with hospitals; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 248–Senator Raggio.  Approved April 23, 1973

811

525

AN ACT creating the Nevada American revolution bicentennial commission; providing for the composition, powers and duties of such commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 550–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 23, 1973

812

526

AN ACT relating to employees in public service; revising provisions for carrying forward accumulated unused sick leave; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 458–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 23, 1973

815

527

AN ACT relating to land use; designating the division of state lands of the state department of conservation and natural resources as the state land use planning agency; requiring the development of a statewide land use planning process and the designation of areas of critical environmental concern; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 333–Senators Wilson, Young, Dodge, Bryan, Blakemore and Echols.  Approved April 23, 1973

816

528

AN ACT relating to the state engineer; providing a channel clearance, surveying and monumenting fund to be used to aid local governments in clearing, surveying and monumenting navigable rivers; making an appropriation from the general fund to the channel clearance, surveying and monumenting fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 341–Messrs. Dini, Jacobsen, Getto, Hayes and Glover.  Approved April 23, 1973

821

529

AN ACT providing for a longevity incentive plan for certain state employees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 799–Messrs. Mello, Howard, Robinson, Dini, Demers, Dreyer, Smith, Prince, Ashworth, Barengo, Hafen, Banner, Schofield, Fry, Bremner, Smalley, Glover, Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Getto, Craddock, Crawford, Ullom, Broadbent, Bennett, McNeel, Vergiels, May, Hickey, Wittenberg, Mesdames Gojack and Ford.  Approved April 23, 1973

822

530

AN ACT providing a plan of insurance for losses arising out of the maintenance or use of motor vehicles; defining terms; providing for the payment of certain benefits as they accrue and without regard to fault; providing priorities for payment of claims; abolishing tort liability in certain cases; specifying minimum limits of required tort liability coverage; requiring maintenance of security for certain motor vehicles; providing for subrogation and reimbursement of insurers in certain cases; providing for discovery procedures; providing for an assigned claims plan; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 611–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 24, 1973

822

531

AN ACT relating to land use planning; providing for such planning under the direction of the governor in the absence of local planning and regulation by a certain date; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 470–Senators Young, Swobe, Raggio and Dodge.  Approved April 25, 1973

841

532

AN ACT relating to parole; expanding the jurisdiction of the state board of parole commissioners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 479–Senators Wilson and Foley.  Approved April 25, 1973

844

533

AN ACT permitting the transfer of certain moneys between accounts by the division of state parks. Senate Bill No. 382–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 25, 1973

845

534

AN ACT relating to wildlife protection measures; permitting destruction of dogs harassing deer and other wildlife; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 586–Senator Young.  Approved April 25, 1973

845

535

AN ACT relating to gaming licensing and control; providing a procedure whereby the Nevada gaming commission may exempt certain banks acting in fiduciary capacity from certain licensing requirements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 547–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 25, 1973

846

536

AN ACT relating to the state executive department; designating the governor as the exclusive agent of the state for the receipt and disbursement of any special revenue sharing funds from the Federal Government; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 604–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 25, 1973

846

537

AN ACT making appropriations from the general fund in the state treasury to the legislators’ retirement fund and to the public employees’ retirement board for the purpose of defraying the cost of administering the legislators’ retirement system. Senate Bill No. 447–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 25, 1973

847

538

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the data processing commission to purchase data processing equipment. Senate Bill No. 355–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 25, 1973

847

539

AN ACT amending chapter 242 of NRS to establish a computer acquisition sinking fund in the state treasury for the purpose of acquiring replacement computer equipment; providing for deposits in such fund by the data processing commission; providing for investment of the moneys in the fund by the state treasurer; requiring recommendation by the state board of examiners and approval by the interim finance committee of any expenditure from such fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 356–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 25, 1973

848

540

AN ACT to amend NRS 209.500, relating to the release of prisoners from the state prison, by providing flexibility in the amount of money to be paid to a prisoner upon his release; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 97–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 25, 1973

849

541

AN ACT relating to the investments of the public employees’ retirement system; permitting the addition of commercial paper, bankers’ acceptances, shares, share accounts and investment certificates of savings and loan associations and notes of the Export-Import Bank of the United States to the portfolio; recognizing the prudent man investment rule; removing certain arithmetical investment restrictions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 140–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 25, 1973

849

542

AN ACT relating to the public employees’ retirement system; providing for a new administrative head; making changes in the organization, functioning and funding of the system; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 161–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 25, 1973

854

543

AN ACT relating to the practice of osteopathic medicine, surgery and obstetrics; providing for the employment and supervision of osteopathic physicians’ assistants with the approval of the board of osteopathy of the State of Nevada; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 274–Senator Monroe.  Approved April 25, 1973

860

544

AN ACT relating to the state flood control and disaster relief fund; relieving the Overton water district and the Moapa valley water company of the duty to repay $50,000 borrowed from such fund; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 320–Senators Gibson, Lamb and Brown.  Approved April 25, 1973

862

545

AN ACT relating to vehicle license plates; enlarging the permitted series of code letters; providing separately for motorcycles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 372–Senator Pozzi.  Approved April 25, 1973

864

546

AN ACT relating to appropriation of water; expanding the state engineer’s authority to prohibit the export of water or energy generated therefrom out of state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 434–Senator Wilson.  Approved April 25, 1973

865

547

AN ACT relating to welfare administration; clarifying the responsibility between the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation and the welfare division relating to federal programs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 435–Senator Walker.  Approved April 25, 1973

867

548

AN ACT relating to mining claims; permitting recordation of maps properly drawn by locators; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 462–Senator Monroe.  Approved April 25, 1973

868

549

AN ACT relating to registration of electors; removing the requirement to cancel the registration of certain voters who vote by absent ballot; providing a procedure to reregister by mail; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 427–Messrs. Crawford, Bennett, Mesdames Gojack and Ford.  Approved April 25, 1973

870

550

AN ACT relating to election laws; to increase penalties for certain violations from a misdemeanor to a gross misdemeanor. Assembly Bill No. 396–Committeee on Elections.  Approved April 25, 1973

871

551

AN ACT to amend NRS 564.055, relating to the recording of cattle brands, by restricting the positioning of brands; and deleting prohibition against recording brands of like design. Assembly Bill No. 321–Committee on Agriculture.  Approved April 25, 1973

873

552

AN ACT relating to employment on public works; providing that applicable wage rates be in accordance with jurisdictional classes in the locality where work is performed; requiring the labor commissioner to enforce certain provisions of public works labor law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 247–Mr. Banner.  Approved April 25, 1973

874

553

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act incorporating the City of Reno, in Washoe County, Nevada, and defining the boundaries thereof, under a new charter; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved May 6, 1971, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 142–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 25, 1973

875

554

AN ACT relating to water resource planning; requiring the state engineer to complete the comprehensive water resource plan and prepare it for presentation to the 1975 session of the legislature. Assembly Bill No. 132–Mr. Getto.  Approved April 25, 1973

890

555

AN ACT to permit an expert in the identification of controlled substances, who has qualified as such an expert in a district court of this state, to appear at trials and preliminary examinations of a district or justice court of such district by affidavit; providing a proper form of affidavit; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 111–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 25, 1973

891

556

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; requiring a blood test of any person killed as a result of an accident involving a motor vehicle; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 42–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 25, 1973

893

557

AN ACT relating to elections; making application for absent ballots less formal; changing fee charged for lists of voters; eliminating requirement that naturalized citizens display naturalization papers to register; removing requirement that county clerk prepare list of registered voters 90 days before close of registration; making publication of voter lists permissive in cities and counties; eliminating the requirement that absentee voters reregister after two consecutive general elections; requiring certain voter registration offices to remain open 3 nights before the close of registration; streamlining sample ballot procedure; eliminating inconsistencies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 11–Mr. Dreyer.  Approved April 25, 1973

894

558

AN ACT relating to health care; authorizing health care facilities and personnel to decline to participate in abortions; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 387–Senators Hecht, Gibson, Blakemore, Lamb, Herr, Young, Raggio, Close, Bryan and Wilson.  Approved April 25, 1973

897

559

AN ACT relating to civil actions; affording greater protection to the landowner who opens his lands to the public for recreational purposes. Assembly Bill No. 748–Messrs. Bremner, Jacobsen, Robinson, Getto, Lowman, Smalley, Howard, Mello and Barengo.  Approved April 25, 1973

898

560

AN ACT relating to coroners; requiring notification of decedent’s next of kin of fact of death without unreasonable delay. Assembly Bill No. 747–Mr. Torvinen (by request).  Approved April 25, 1973

899

561

AN ACT relating to reciprocal enforcement of support orders; permitting the attorney general to declare a foreign jurisdiction an initiating state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 742–Mr. Torvinen (by request).  Approved April 25, 1973

900

562

AN ACT relating to permits granted by sheriffs to carry concealed weapons; requiring permit applications to be by county residents; making such permits valid throughout the state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 665–Messrs. Jacobsen, Howard, Huff and Barengo.  Approved April 25, 1973

900

563

AN ACT relating to state planning and public works; transferring certain functions of the state planning board to the office of the governor; changing the name of the state planning board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 601–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 25, 1973

902

564

AN ACT relating to encumbrances of real property; providing that only waivers of rights by mortgagors and trustors are void. Assembly Bill No. 579–Mr. Torvinen.  Approved April 25, 1973

911

565

AN ACT relating to city and county building codes; providing for the full application of such codes to all buildings, public and private. Assembly Bill No. 577–Messrs. Capurro, Fry and Bremner.  Approved April 25, 1973

912

566

AN ACT relating to investment securities covered by the Uniform Commercial Code; expanding and clarifying definition; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 521–Mr. Lowman.  Approved April 25, 1973

912

567

AN ACT relating to planning commissions; providing for a seven member commission; eliminating ex officio members thereof; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 454–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 25, 1973

914

568

AN ACT relating to law enforcement; providing a procedure for the creation of a metropolitan police department; requiring certain political subdivisions to follow such procedures; providing for the operation of a metropolitan police department; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 340–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 25, 1973

915

569

AN ACT relating to commercial transactions; substantially revising article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code relating to secured transactions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 453–Messrs. Torvinen, Fry, Bremner, Barengo, Capurro, Hayes and Demers.  Approved April 25, 1973

928

570

AN ACT relating to the County Economic Development Revenue Bond Law; including pollution control within the scope of such law; expanding the powers of the counties under such laws by providing for the sale of projects; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 584–Committee on Ecology and Public Resources.  Approved April 25, 1973

966

571

AN ACT to permit garage owners to satisfy their liens on abandoned vehicles by acquiring title to such vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 417–Senator Monroe.  Approved April 25, 1973

974

572

AN ACT relating to the repayment of costs pertaining to the state computer; providing for the repayment of the purchase cost of the computer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 354–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 25, 1973

975

573

AN ACT relating to the registration of pharmacists; requiring continuing education of pharmacists as a prerequisite to registration or renewal of registration; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 335–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 25, 1973

975

574

AN ACT relating to insurance; requiring prompt payment of motor vehicle physical damage claims; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 163–Senator Pozzi.  Approved April 25, 1973

977

575

AN ACT relating to the state park system; providing a penalty for violation of certain regulations. Senate Bill No. 151–Senator Swobe.  Approved April 25, 1973

978

576

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act authorizing the acquisition of an instruction building for Elko Community College and the issuance and sale of revenue bonds and other securities by the University of Nevada System for such project and the use and repayment of the receipts of such securities; prohibiting the acquisition of movable furniture and furnishings with the proceeds derived from the issuance and sale of such securities; defining certain words and terms and additional powers of the board of regents of the University of Nevada; making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the state planning board to be expended together with the proceeds of the university revenue bonds and other moneys for the acquisition of such project; imposing certain duties on the state planning board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved April 23, 1971. Assembly Bill No. 597–Mr. Young.  Approved April 25, 1973

979

577

AN ACT relating to employment practices; repealing requirements for compulsory retirement of classified employees in the state personnel system on the basis of age; providing for year-to-year employment of classified employees 65 years of age or older; prohibiting discrimination in other public employment and in private employment because of age; providing duties of the labor commissioner in connection with such prohibition; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 543–Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Crawford, Bremner, Smalley, Banner, Hafen, Hickey, Barengo, Mrs. Gojack, Messrs. Ullom, May, Glover, Vergiels, Fry, Hayes, Broadbent, Bennett, Smith, Dini, Huff, Lowman, Wittenberg, Bickerstaff, Schofield, Prince and Ashworth.  Approved April 25, 1973

980

578

AN ACT to amend NRS 574.010, relating to cruelty to animals, by permitting more than one corporation in each county to exercise the privileges conferred upon societies for the prevention of cruelty to animals. Assembly Bill No. 533–Messrs. Craddock, Hayes and Ullom.  Approved April 25, 1973

984

579

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund to the business enterprise contingent fund for the blind. Assembly Bill No. 499–Messrs. Robinson, Mello, Howard, Barengo, Banner, Hayes, Glover, Dreyer, Demers, Vergiels, Prince, Wittenberg, Smalley, Crawford, Craddock, Bickerstaff, Bremner, Ullom, Smith, May, Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Hickey, Hafen, Mrs. Gojack, Messrs. Bennett and Fry.  Approved April 25, 1973

985

580

AN ACT simplifying the procedure for claiming tax exemptions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 106–Committee on Taxation.  Approved April 25, 1973

985

581

AN ACT relating to real estate brokers; progressively increasing the education requirements to obtain a real estate broker’s license; requiring real estate brokers to file certain reports; requiring the real estate division to investigate certain records; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 444–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 25, 1973

987

582

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the department of economic development for the purpose of providing funds for the National Governor’s Conference to be held at Lake Tahoe, Nevada, June 3 to June 6, 1973; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 497–Messrs. Dreyer, Wittenberg, Robinson, Mello, Vergiels, Barengo, Banner, Howard, Hayes, Glover, Demers, Crawford, Smalley, Prince, Bickerstaff, Dini, Bremner, Bennett, May, Mrs. Brookman, Mr. Getto, Mrs. Gojack, Messrs. Hafen, Hickey, Ullom, Smith and Schofield.  Approved April 25, 1973

989

583

AN ACT to create a new chapter which provides for the licensing and regulation of hearing aid specialists; providing that the chapter will be administered by a board; requiring examinations of prospective licensees; providing fees; providing penalties; creating the hearing aid licensing fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 390–Mr. Fry.  Approved April 25, 1973

989

584

AN ACT to amend NRS 584.135, relating to adoption of rules and regulations governing the manufacture of butter, by removing the requirement that they be approved by the director of the agricultural extension department of the public service division of the University of Nevada System. Assembly Bill No. 388–Mr. Hickey.  Approved April 25, 1973

995

585

AN ACT relating to the state park system; requiring the concurrence of the interim finance committee for park acquisitions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 374–Mr. Dini and Mrs. Ford.  Approved April 25, 1973

995

586

AN ACT relating to the state board of agriculture; providing salaries for board members. Assembly Bill No. 360–Messrs. Getto, Howard and Dini.  Approved April 25, 1973

996

587

AN ACT relating to the public employees’ retirement system; declaring the policy thereof; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 135–Senators Lamb, Herr, Gibson, Drakulich and Pozzi.  Approved April 25, 1973

996

588

AN ACT to amend chapter 268 of NRS, relating to the government of incorporated cities and incorporated towns by adding new sections authorizing public improvements, their acquisition, improvement, equipment, operation and maintenance, and the issuance of bonds for public improvements; providing for the payment of such bonds and additionally securing their payment by a pledge of municipal revenues; concerning other securities pertaining to such improvements; otherwise concerning powers, duties, rights, privileges, immunities, liabilities, disabilities, limitations and other details in connection therewith; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 319–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 25, 1973

997

589

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to the Lost City museum; creating the Lost City museum advisory commission and specifying its duties; making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury for the acquisition of an Indian artifact and mineral lapidary collection therefor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved April 28, 1971; and making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury for the acquisition of the R. F. Perkins Indian artifact and mineral lapidary collection. Senate Bill No. 104–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 25, 1973

1004

590

AN ACT relating to cigarettes; providing for the seizure and disposition of contraband cigarettes; revising certain provisions governing commercial possession and distribution of cigarettes and procedures for taxing the cigarettes; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 364–Committee on Taxation.  Approved April 25, 1973

1005

591

AN ACT relating to occupational safety and health; enacting the Nevada Occupational Safety and Health Act; providing for development and enforcement of state standards in compliance with federal requirements; establishing a department of occupational safety and health; repealing present provisions relating to the department of industrial safety; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 629–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 25, 1973

1010

592

AN ACT relating to the storage of household goods and effects; authorizing the public service commission of Nevada to issue permits to conduct such storage business and to regulate the same; sets certain financial and insurance requirements; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 574–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 25, 1973

1025

593

AN ACT relating to the secretary of state; revising his powers and duties with respect to defaulting corporations; including commodity options as regulated securities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 572–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 25, 1973

1026

594

AN ACT relating to credit transactions; increasing the penalty for the unauthorized and fraudulent signing of another’s credit card or any of certain instruments evidencing a credit card transaction; deleting presumption of violation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 557–Senator Bryan.  Approved April 25, 1973

1035

595

AN ACT relating to public utilities; extending the authority of the public service commission of Nevada to regulate the construction of plants for the generation of electrical energy for export from the state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 548–Committee on Ecology and Public Resources.  Approved April 25, 1973

1035

596

AN ACT relating to the public service commission of Nevada; allowing the commission to designate an administrative assistant to hold public hearings; and providing for other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 540–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 25, 1973

1036

597

AN ACT relating to the rights of husband and wife; providing that each spouse must execute conveyances and mortgages of community property unless a power of attorney has been given; providing for written authority to make earnings of either spouse separate property; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 544–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 25, 1973

1036

598

AN ACT relating to the Nevada Insurance Code; creating the Insurance Holding Company Law. Senate Bill No. 539–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 25, 1973

1037

599

AN ACT relating to receipt of stolen property; creating a civil action for treble damages in favor of the owner against a knowing receiver of stolen property; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 532–Senator Close.  Approved April 25, 1973

1050

600

AN ACT relating to registered nurses; exempting such nurses from laws and regulations pertaining to pharmacists while engaged in certain activities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 522–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 25, 1973

1051

601

AN ACT to provide for the assumption and retrocession of jurisdiction of the State of Nevada over areas of Indian country in the state with the consent of the Indians occupying such areas; providing for an election to determine such consent; affording certain rights to Indians subject to the jurisdiction of the state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 491–Senator Wilson.  Approved April 25, 1973

1051

602

AN ACT relating to certain persons employed in food establishments; providing for rules and regulations requiring the use of hair nets, caps or other suitable coverings under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 486–Senator Herr.  Approved April 25, 1973

1055

603

AN ACT increasing salaries of employees of the State of Nevada in the classified service; providing for certain salary adjustments in the classified and unclassified service; making appropriations for such salary increases from the general fund and the state highway fund in the state treasury; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 252–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 25, 1973

1056

604

AN ACT relating to alcohol abuse and alcohol abusers; providing for civil protective custody for certain alcohol abusers under specified conditions; repealing certain criminal provisions relating to public intoxication; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 359–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 25, 1973

1059

605

AN ACT to amend chapter 244 of NRS, relating to county government, by adding a new section allowing the boards of county commissioners to establish limited medical facilities and ambulance services for outlying areas within their respective counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 600–Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 25, 1973

1062

606

AN ACT relating to abandoned vehicles; prohibiting the abandonment of vehicles; requiring a license to keep certain accumulations of unregistered vehicles; providing for the removal of abandoned vehicles; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 579–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 25, 1973

1063

607

AN ACT relating to the state government; creating a state fire marshal division in the department of commerce; providing powers and duties of the state fire marshal in connection with mobile home and travel trailer standards; regulating the inspection and sale of certain mobile homes and travel trailers; creating a mobile home and travel trailer advisory commission; repealing certain powers and duties of the department of motor vehicles; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 944–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 25, 1973

1065

608

AN ACT prohibiting interments in a portion of Hillside Cemetery in Reno, Nevada; requiring the City of Reno to disinter all human remains buried in such portion of the cemetery and to reinter the same elsewhere; making certain legislative determinations, findings and declarations; imposing certain other duties and vesting certain rights in the City of Reno, Nevada, and officers of Washoe County; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 942–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 25, 1973

1073

609

AN ACT relating to the City of Elko; creating an annexation commission therefor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 941–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 25, 1973

1075

610

AN ACT relating to weed control districts; prescribing procedures for change of boundaries thereof; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 919–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 25, 1973

1076

611

AN ACT relating to the Interlocal Cooperation Act; specifying that such act includes the services of law enforcement agencies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 914–Mr. Jacobsen.  Approved April 25, 1973

1077

612

AN ACT relating to the Marlette Lake water system advisory committee; providing for an additional member of such committee to be appointed by the state forester firewarden; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 894–Mr. Jacobsen.  Approved April 25, 1973

1078

613

AN ACT relating to elections; enlarging the class of counties authorized to create the office of registrar of voters. Assembly Bill No. 886–Committee on Elections.  Approved April 25, 1973

1079

614

AN ACT relating to health and safety; increasing fee and time period limitations in any ordinance requiring physical examinations for food handlers. Assembly Bill No. 883–Mrs. Brookman.  Approved April 25, 1973

1080

615

AN ACT relating to county, city and district finances; authorizing local governments to establish petty cash accounts; placing certain restrictions on the use of such accounts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 864–Messrs. Demers, Robinson, Wittenberg and Huff.  Approved April 25, 1973

1080

616

AN ACT relating to local government boundaries; requiring the filing with the Nevada tax commission of local government maps and certain annexation ordinances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 861–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 25, 1973

1081

617

AN ACT relating to county public improvements by special assessments without the issuance of bonds; increasing the amount which a board of county commissioners may advance from the general fund of the county or provide by short-term financing to cover the cost of public improvements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 837–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 25, 1973

1082

618

AN ACT increasing the authorized amount of a county travel revolving fund. Assembly Bill No. 833–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 25, 1973

1082

619

AN ACT relating to juries and witnesses; permitting payment of jurors in justice court cases and payment of witnesses in criminal cases in justice court; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 821–Messrs. Demers, Jacobsen and Banner.  Approved April 25, 1973

1083

620

AN ACT relating to unlawful detainer; providing that the periods of time provided by NRS 40.250 are minimal and may not be shortened by the landlord; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 794–Messrs. Barengo and Vergiels.  Approved April 26, 1973

1084

621

AN ACT relating to state printing; enlarging the function of the state printing office; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 770–Mr. Jacobsen.  Approved April 26, 1973

1086

622

AN ACT relating to state printing; broadening the power of the superintendent over similar work done and equipment used outside his department; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 769–Mr. Jacobsen.  Approved April 26, 1973

1087

623

AN ACT relating to property taxes; clarifying provisions relating to the time and manner for redemption of property to be sold for delinquent taxes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 700–Mr. Getto.  Approved April 26, 1973

1087

624

AN ACT relating to authorized investments; providing that obligations issued pursuant to the Farm Credit Act of 1971 may be purchased by fiduciaries, state agencies, political subdivisions and certain organizations in the State of Nevada, subject to state regulation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 602–Mr. Getto.  Approved April 26, 1973

1088

625

AN ACT relating to elections; creating a presidential primary election; establishing procedures for the selection of nominees for President of the United States; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 755–Miss Foote, Messrs. Capurro, Hickey, Vergiels, Barengo, May, Schofield, Banner, Smalley, Bickerstaff, Demers, Mello, Robinson, Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Ullom, Craddock, Dreyer, Bennett, Crawford, Wittenberg, Mesdames Gojack, Ford, Messrs. Smith, Glover, Prince, Dini and Bremner.  Approved April 26, 1973

1094

626

AN ACT setting priorities for expenditures by the board of regents of the University of Nevada from the higher education capital construction fund; making an appropriation from the general fund to such fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 637–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 26, 1973

1096

627

AN ACT relating to the real estate division of the department of commerce; making various changes relating to the regulation of real estate brokers and salesmen; providing a staggered licensing system for such persons; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 626Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 26, 1973

1097

628

AN ACT to amend NRS 547.010, relating to agricultural districts, by creating a new district comprised of Lander County. Senate Bill No. 623Senator Monroe.  Approved April 26, 1973

1106

629

AN ACT relating to county aid to indigents; authorizing boards of county commissioners to make cash grants to poor persons; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 616Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 26, 1973

1107

630

AN ACT relating to landlord-tenant relations; prohibiting the eviction of tenants by means other than those provided in chapter 40 of NRS; providing landlords with means of disposing of personal property left behind by former tenants; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 625Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 26, 1973

1108

631

AN ACT relating to towing and storing of vehicles; permitting the owner or other authorized person to remove vehicles from private property; providing for notice; providing certain conditions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 618Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 26, 1973

1110

632

AN ACT authorizing boards of county commissioners to lease property held in trust by the county treasurer by virtue of any deed made pursuant to the provisions of chapter 361 of NRS for the purpose of exploration for and production of oil, gas or other hydrocarbon substances, or geothermal resources; providing the procedure for making such leases; providing for terms of leases and compensation therefor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 622Committee on Federal, State and Local Governments.  Approved April 26, 1973

1113

633

AN ACT relating to employment in the entertainment industry; providing that producer-promoters doing business in this state shall obtain a permit from, and post a bond with, the labor commissioner; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 607Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 26, 1973

1115

634

AN ACT relating to miscellaneous crimes; prohibiting the unauthorized posting of land; and providing a penalty. Assembly Bill No. 765Messrs. Bremner, Fry, Broadbent, Mrs. Brookman and Mr. Robinson.  Approved April 26, 1973

1116

635

AN ACT relating to the legislative fund; deleting provisions relating to other funds; providing for uniform reference to single legislative fund; providing for certain expenditures from such fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 617Committee on Legislative Functions.  Approved April 26, 1973

1116

636

AN ACT relating to crimes against property; prohibiting the unauthorized reproduction, manufacture, distribution or sale of recorded material; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 406–Messrs. Glover, Smalley, Dreyer, May and Wittenberg.  Approved April 26, 1973

1121

637

AN ACT relating to the preparation of legislative measures; providing for the drafting of a limited number of measures on a priority basis for each legislator and executive agency; providing for the establishment of relative priorities by the requesters; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 595–Committee on Legislative Functions.  Approved April 26, 1973

1122

638

AN ACT to amend NRS 482.368, relating to registration of publicly owned motor vehicles, by permitting certain motor vehicles to be unmarked; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 564–Senator Foley.  Approved April 26, 1973

1123

639

AN ACT relating to legislative measures; authorizing the prefiling of legislative bills and resolutions, the assignment of numbers, their printing and distribution and payment of the cost thereof; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 530–Senator Foley.  Approved April 26, 1973

1125

640

AN ACT relating to education; creating the Nevada Indian advisory committee for Indian education; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 509–Senator Walker.  Approved April 26, 1973

1126

641

AN ACT relating to accountants; requiring a program of continuing education for accountants; consolidating certain grievance committees; exempting certain accountants from licensing as life insurance analysts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 946–Committee on Commerce.  Approved April 26, 1973

1127

642

AN ACT requiring the labeling of commercial feed for livestock to show net weight, ingredients and analysis; providing a penalty; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 195–Senator Monroe.  Approved April 26, 1973

1132

643

AN ACT relating to water companies; providing that political subdivisions operating companies and companies not regulated by the public service commission of Nevada may obtain certain services from such commission; providing for inspection of the books of such water companies by the board of county commissioners and the public service commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 890–Mr. Jacobsen.  Approved April 26, 1973

1133

644

AN ACT relating to the charter of the City of North Las Vegas; submitting to the registered voters of the city at the 1973 municipal election a question to determine the borrowing power provisions of the city charter; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 843–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 26, 1973

1134

645

AN ACT relating to public health; permitting local boards of health under certain conditions to adopt fee schedules for health permits and licenses obtained therefrom; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 776–Mr. Hayes.  Approved April 26, 1973

1137

646

AN ACT relating to the education of visually or aurally handicapped persons; transferring certain duties and costs of boards of county commissioners to boards of trustees of school districts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 834–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 26, 1973

1138

647

AN ACT relating to county employee merit personnel systems; requiring boards of county commissioners of counties having a population between 100,000 and 200,000 to establish a merit personnel system for county employees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 915–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 26, 1973

1139

648

AN ACT relating to buildings; adopting the National Electrical Code for all construction in the state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 566–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 26, 1973

1140

649

AN ACT relating to emergency medical services; providing for issuance of licenses and certificates to ambulance and air ambulance attendants; requiring permits for ambulance and air ambulance services; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 454–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 26, 1973

1141

650

AN ACT relating to the state library; creating the division of cooperative services under the supervision of the state librarian and requiring appropriations therefor; providing for termination of the Nevada center for cooperative library services; providing for the transfer of property; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 257–Miss Foote, Messrs. Barengo, Jacobsen, Mrs. Gojack, Messrs. Torvinen, Dini and Howard.  Approved April 26, 1973

1147

651

AN ACT relating to the action of claim and delivery; establishing notice and hearing procedure consistent with constitutional requirements; permitting prejudgment writs of possession under limited circumstances; permitting injunctive relief; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 273–Mr. Fry.  Approved April 26, 1973

1149

652

AN ACT relating to forest practices; providing additional requirements relating to the control of erosion in areas where timber or forest operations are conducted; defining certain terms; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 557–Mrs. Ford.  Approved April 26, 1973

1153

653

AN ACT relating to public employees retirement; requiring refund of contributions if the employee fails to become eligible. Assembly Bill No. 636–Mr. Getto.  Approved April 26, 1973

1155

654

AN ACT to amend NRS 354.626 relating to unlawful expenditures by local government; by extending permissible time in which professional services may be rendered under a contract which incurs liability exceeding budgeted amount. Assembly Bill No. 772–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 26, 1973

1155

655

AN ACT relating to the registration of motor vehicles; providing for the special registration of, and special license plates for, vehicles more than 40 years old; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 542–Messrs. Prince, Ashworth, Glover and Jacobsen.  Approved April 26, 1973

1156

656

AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; broadening the authority to issue misdemeanor citations in certain circumstances; regulating the use of such citations; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 671–Messrs. Barengo, Huff, Glover, Lowman and Hickey.  Approved April 26, 1973

1157

657

AN ACT relating to public works contracts; providing guidelines for retaining amounts due thereunder; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 740–Mr. May.  Approved April 26, 1973

1159

658

AN ACT relating to automobile rental agencies; relieving such agencies from liability for traffic violations arising out of the use of a rented vehicle; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 269–Mr. Capurro.  Approved April 26, 1973

1160

659

AN ACT creating the crime of preparing or selling certain academic writings for submission as the work of a person not the author; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 407–Mesdames Gojack, Ford, Messrs. Schofield, Vergiels, McNeel, Barengo and Lowman.  Approved April 26, 1973

1161

660

AN ACT relating to elections; redefining local government unit; providing for methods of electing representatives; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 10–Mr. Dreyer.  Approved April 26, 1973

1161

661

AN ACT relating to reports of sale of vehicles; providing time limits for delivery of the report to the department of motor vehicles; providing penalties for non-compliance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 86–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 26, 1973

1163

662

AN ACT to amend NRS 446.020, relating to dairy farms, dairy products plants and frozen dessert plants, by exempting them from the definition of “food establishment.” Assembly Bill No. 117–Messrs. Broadbent and Getto.  Approved April 26, 1973

1164

663

AN ACT relating to foster homes; giving the welfare division of the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation exclusive licensing authority; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 187–Messrs. Lowman, Getto, Wittenberg, McNeel and Hickey.  Approved April 26, 1973

1164

664

AN ACT relating to the duties of the state engineer; providing for review of certain subdivision and condominium plats or maps; requiring copies of review to be furnished subdividers and purchasers; providing that no warranty as to safety or quantity of water is created by review or approval; absolving state engineer from liability arising out of his duty to inspect dams; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 442–Committee on Ecology and Public Resources.  Approved April 26, 1973

1167

665

AN ACT relating to provisional remedies; providing the constitutional requirements of notice and hearing in attachment and garnishment; providing other substantive and technical changes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 313–Senators Close, Blakemore, Raggio and Swobe.  Approved April 26, 1973

1170

666

AN ACT relating to liability of lenders; limiting liability of lenders financing the design, manufacture, construction, repair, modification or improvement of real or personal property; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 467–Senator Drakulich.  Approved April 26, 1973

1189

667

AN ACT relating to the Pyramid Lake project of the desert research institute of the University of Nevada; making an appropriation to enable the desert research institute to continue such project. Senate Bill No. 646–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 27, 1973

1190

668

AN ACT appropriating moneys from the general fund and the fish and game fund in the state treasury for the support of the state planning board in carrying out a program of capital improvements for the State of Nevada; stating the powers, duties and responsibilities of the state planning board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 636–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 27, 1973

1191

669

AN ACT extending the term of lease of building used by the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 643–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 27, 1973

1194

670

AN ACT to amend NRS 486.231, relating to safety equipment for motorcyclists, by exempting certain motorcyclists and passengers from requirement that protective headgear be worn. Senate Bill No. 612–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 27, 1973

1194

671

AN ACT making appropriations to the division of water resources of the department of conservation and natural resources for certain legal fees and expenses arising out of actions concerning water rights in the Truckee River. Senate Bill No. 647–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 27, 1973

1195

672

AN ACT relating to dangerous drugs; regulating the delivery, possession and use of dangerous drugs; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 341–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 27, 1973

1195

673

AN ACT relating to controlled substances; making technical changes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 342–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 27, 1973

1203

674

AN ACT relating to mental hygiene and mental retardation; providing the qualifications, manner of appointment, compensation, powers and duties of certain personnel in the mental hygiene and mental retardation division of the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 511–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 27, 1973

1218

675

AN ACT relating to planning and zoning; requiring master planning, zoning regulation and zoning administration in certain counties to be based on the criterion of accountability for the preservation of natural resources; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 516–Senator Wilson.  Approved April 27, 1973

1240

676

AN ACT relating to motor vehicle carriers; authorizing the issuance of certificates of convenience and necessity to tow car operators for the use of vehicles which are not “tow cars”; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 527–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 27, 1973

1245

677

AN ACT relating to health maintenance organizations; enacting the Nevada Health Maintenance Organization Act; providing for the licensing, powers, functions, duties and liabilities of health maintenance organizations; providing for the regulation of health maintenance organizations by the commissioner of insurance and the state board of health; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 551–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 27, 1973

1246

678

AN ACT fixing the state ad valorem tax levies for the 2 fiscal years commencing July 1, 1973, and ending June 30, 1974, and commencing July 1, 1974, and ending June 30, 1975; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 649–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 27, 1973

1259

679

AN ACT relating to boxing and wrestling events; eliminating certain minimum license fees therefor; exempting promoters of amateur events from the requirement of a permit; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 559–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 28, 1973

1259

680

AN ACT concerning the University of Nevada, Reno; authorizing the acquisition of certain specified facilities at such university, the issuance and sale of revenue bonds and other securities of the University of Nevada for such purpose, and the use and repayment of the receipts of such securities; defining certain words and terms and additional powers of the board of regents of the University of Nevada; providing for the payment of such securities, the security therefor and other details in connection therewith; otherwise providing powers, rights, privileges, immunities, liabilities, duties, disabilities and other details in connection with the university, such facilities, such securities, such revenues for their payment, securities proceeds, such other moneys, and pledges and liens pertaining thereto, including, without limitation, by reference to the University Securities Law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 642–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 28, 1973

1261

681

AN ACT relating to utility environmental protection; transferring certain duties of the governor’s environmental council relating to construction permits to the state environmental commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 571–Committee on Ecology and Public Resources.  Approved April 28, 1973

1263

682

AN ACT relating to the state gaming control board; specifying a date of expiration of the terms of board members; providing for removal of members of such board; revising the board’s power concerning investigative hearings; and providing other matters property relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 560–Senator Lamb.  Approved April 28, 1973

1266

683

AN ACT relating to grand juries; providing a new means of selecting prospective jurors; providing conditions for issuing certain types of reports; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 603–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 28, 1973

1271

684

AN ACT to amend NRS 218.220, relating to expenses of legislators; limiting legislators’ per diem travel allowance to one day’s travel to and from Carson City for the opening and adjournment of the legislature. Assembly Bill No. 21–Mr. Jacobsen.  Approved April 28, 1973

1274

685

AN ACT relating to drivers’ licenses; lowering fee imposed on persons 70 years or older to obtain a license; imposing a $2 fee for obtaining a motorcycle endorsement; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 220–Messrs. Glover, Smalley, May, Howard, Bickerstaff, Dini, Jacobsen and Dreyer.  Approved April 28, 1973

1275

686

AN ACT relating to drivers’ licenses and driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or a controlled substance; allowing intermittent sentences; clarifying periods of suspension and revocation; providing mandatory jail sentence for second conviction within 3 years of driving “under the influence”; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 43–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 28, 1973

1276

687

AN ACT relating to licensing and administration of health and care facilities; consolidating the health division licensing provisions for child care facilities, group care facilities, intermediate care facilities, skilled nursing facilities and hospitals; revising terminology used to describe certain such facilities and their licensed administrators; providing for suspension or revocation of licenses under certain conditions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 373–Messrs. Bennett and Crawford.  Approved April 28, 1973

1278

688

AN ACT relating to private schools; eliminating provisions for the accreditation of courses of instruction in correspondence, business and trade schools; strengthening the licensing requirements therefor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 469–Mr. Schofield (by request).  Approved April 28, 1973

1290

689

AN ACT relating to public school personnel; clarifying the method of computing salary deductions for absence; requiring employees to provide services without additional compensation during compensatory extension periods under certain conditions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 530–Mr. Hafen.  Approved April 28, 1973

1292

690

AN ACT relating to the taxation of mines; clarifying the taxation of royalty payments; removing an exemption; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 642–Committee on Taxation.  Approved April 28, 1973

1293

691

AN ACT relating to school buses; distinguishing school activity buses from other school buses for purposes of maximum speed limits; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 643–Mr. Getto (by request).  Approved April 28, 1973

1296

692

AN ACT relating to outdoor assemblies; requiring city and county licensing authorities to regulate and license certain outdoor assemblies; providing certain procedures; providing for hearings; providing for revocation of licenses; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 734–Mr. Jacobsen.  Approved April 28, 1973

1297

693

AN ACT relating to contribution among tortfeasors, adopting the Uniform Contribution Among Tortfeasors Act; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 743–Messrs. Torvinen and Fry.  Approved April 28, 1973

1303

694

AN ACT relating to public records; eliminating the requirement that the disposal of certain hunting and fishing records follow a fixed procedure. Assembly Bill No. 851–Committee on Environment and Public Resources.  Approved April 28, 1973

1305

695

AN ACT regulating certain enterprises which handle trust funds; requiring licenses for escrow agents; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 889–Committee on Commerce.  Approved April 28, 1973

1305

696

AN ACT relating to statutory liens; removing the provisions permitting seizure by a lienor of certain property subject to lien when such property is removed from the control of such lienor. Assembly Bill No. 898–Messrs. Barengo, Bremner and Wittenberg.  Approved April 28, 1973

1313

697

AN ACT relating to wildlife preservation and management; authorizing the Nevada department of fish and game to issue sportsmen certificates to persons supporting the natural resources interests of the state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 903–Messrs. Bremner, Demers, Smalley and Vergiels.  Approved April 28, 1973

1314

698

AN ACT relating to shorthand reporting; creating a new chapter establishing the certified shorthand reporters board of Nevada; establishing the qualifications of certified shorthand reporters; providing causes for the revocation or suspension of licenses of certified shorthand reporters; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 929–Mr. Hayes.  Approved April 28, 1973

1314

699

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; providing changes in rules of the road; clarifying provisions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 943–Mr. Glover.  Approved April 28, 1973

1323

700

AN ACT permitting the transfer of certain moneys between accounts by department of motor vehicles. Assembly Bill No. 961–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 28, 1973

1328

701

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the legislative fund for payment of leasing and acquisition costs of paintings in the legislative building. Assembly Bill No. 962–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved April 28, 1973

1328

702

AN ACT providing property tax assistance to senior citizens at the expense of the state; making an appropriation; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 31–Senators Brown, Gibson, Dodge, Pozzi, Swobe, Foley and Close.  Approved April 28, 1973

1328

703

AN ACT relating to the reapportionment of Carson City and rural county legislative districts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 62–Senator Dodge.  Approved April 28, 1973

1333

704

AN ACT relating to planning and zoning; redefining subdivision; making special provision for certain small subdivisions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 124–Senators Young, Hecht, Swobe, Wilson and Raggio.  Approved April 28, 1973

1335

705

AN ACT relating to children; providing more safeguards for children under the jurisdiction of the juvenile court; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 253–Senators Foley, Close, Herr, Drakulich, Walker, Wilson and Neal.  Approved April 28, 1973

1340

706

AN ACT relating to the legislative counsel bureau; providing for the separate office of director; clarifying the respective duties and employment authority of the director, the fiscal analyst and the legislative counsel; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 596–Committee on Legislative Functions.  Approved April 30, 1973

1352

707

AN ACT relating to trade practices; requiring nondiscriminatory terms in certain franchises between liquor suppliers and wholesalers; requiring good-faith performance of such franchises; providing damages for breach of such franchises; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 458–Senator Herr.  Approved April 30, 1973

1353

708

AN ACT relating to unemployment compensation; facilitating reciprocal arrangements with other states and compliance with federal requirements; eliminating obsolete provisions; clarifying and modifying coverage and applicability of the Unemployment Compensation Law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 157–Committee on Commerce and Labor.  Approved April 30, 1973

1354

709

AN ACT relating to probation; providing more explicit definition of offenses for which no probation is possible under the Uniform Controlled Substances Act. Senate Bill No. 204–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 30, 1973

1370

710

AN ACT entitling every citizen without a driver’s license to obtain an identification card; providing for preparation and issuance of the cards by the department of motor vehicles; providing fees for such cards; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 226–Senator Pozzi.  Approved April 30, 1973

1373

711

AN ACT relating to employees in private employment; increasing and equalizing the statutory hourly wages for men and women; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 270–Senators Herr, Swobe, Foley, Raggio, Drakulich, Echols, Walker, Close, Blakemore, Young, Wilson, Pozzi, Bryan, Dodge and Hecht.  Approved April 30, 1973

1375

712

AN ACT relating to the interest paid on state money in banks; providing that interest earned on the deposit of money from certain funds be credited to the respective funds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 380–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 30, 1973

1378

713

AN ACT relating to the Marlette Lake water system; removing all authority of the director of the department of administration to sell or lease the system, except as to a portion of the water distribution facilities which may be sold to Virginia City; directing him to develop a plan to improve the storage and distribution system and to establish an equitable rate structure for sale of water; making an appropriation for an engineering study; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 389–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 30, 1973

1379

714

AN ACT relating to the Lake Tahoe Basin; establishing the Nevada Tahoe regional planning agency; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 490–Committee on Ecology and Public Resources.  Approved April 30, 1973

1382

715

AN ACT relating to the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation; changing the name of such department; reorganizing its structure, powers and duties in the area of rehabilitation; including services to the blind, alcohol and drug abuse and vocational rehabilitation; adding to the powers and duties of the aging services division; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 590–Senator Walker.  Approved April 30, 1973

1386

716

AN ACT relating to publications distributed by the secretary of state; vesting the authority to distribute such publications in the legislative counsel bureau; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 634–Committee on Legislative Functions.  Approved April 30, 1973

1408

717

AN ACT relating to the public employees’ retirement system; expanding the membership on the public employees’ retirement board; increasing the amount of certain contributions; changing certain provisions relating to eligibility for certain benefits; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 640–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 30, 1973

1412

718

AN ACT relating to real estate licenses; clarifying status of certain licenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 638–Senator Swobe.  Approved April 30, 1973

1418

719

AN ACT making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to the state board of examiners for the purpose of paying a specific claim upon execution of a release of liability. Senate Bill No. 645–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 30, 1973

1419

720

AN ACT relating to public education; increasing the state basic support guarantee for the school years 1973-74 and 1974-75; making an appropriation from the general fund in the state treasury to, and authorizing expenditures from, the state distributive school fund; revising statutory provisions on apportionment of state distributive school fund; increasing support for education of handicapped children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 648–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 30, 1973

1419

721

AN ACT to amend an act entitled, “An Act extending immunity from tort liability for emergency care to personnel of certain emergency services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” being Assembly Bill No. 127 of the 57th session of the Nevada legislature. Senate Bill No. 651–Committee on Health, Welfare and State Institutions.  Approved April 30, 1973

1432

722

AN ACT concerning the University of Nevada System; authorizing the acquisition of certain specified facilities at various campuses within such system, the issuance and sale of revenue bonds and other securities of the University of Nevada for such purpose, and the use and repayment of the receipts of such securities; defining certain words and terms and additional powers of the board of regents of the University of Nevada; providing for the payment of such securities, the security therefor, and other details in connection therewith, otherwise providing powers, rights, privileges, immunities, liabilities, duties, disabilities and other details in connection with the university, such facilities, such securities, such revenues for their payment, securities proceeds and other moneys, and pledges and liens pertaining thereto, including, without limitation, by reference to the University Securities Law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 652–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 30, 1973

1433

723

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act incorporating the City of North Las Vegas, in Clark County, Nevada, and defining the boundaries thereof, under a new charter; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved April 26, 1971, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 8–Messrs. Smith and Dini.  Approved April 30, 1973

1436

724

AN ACT increasing the penalty for battery upon a police officer or firefighter where injury results; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 34–Messrs. Lowman, Huff, Ullom, McNeel, Hayes, Robinson, Getto, Ashworth, Hickey, Barengo, Bremner and Prince.  Approved April 30, 1973

1444

725

AN ACT relating to motorcycles; eliminating the requirements for an instruction permit and for motorcycle driver’s training school; extending the expiration date of drivers’ licenses; providing an exception from the requirement of having both hands on the handlebars of a motorcycle; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 41–Committee on Transportation.  Approved April 30, 1973

1444

726

AN ACT relating to recreational facilities; permitting cities and counties to establish a recreation plan and to make provision for future parks and playgrounds; requiring site dedication or payment in lieu thereof by a subdivider or developer; imposing, alternatively, a residential construction tax; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 241–Mesdames Gojack, Ford, Messrs. Barengo and Hayes.  Approved April 30, 1973

1447

727

AN ACT relating to the state government; separating the financial and service functions of the executive branch into appropriate departments; transferring the duties of the state general obligation bond commission to the state board of examiners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 242–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 30, 1973

1450

728

AN ACT relating to the state government; providing for the appointment of the inspector of mines by the Nevada industrial commission; expanding the jurisdiction of the department of industrial safety; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 298–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved April 30, 1973

1479

729

AN ACT relating to consumer protection; creating the consumer affairs division of the department of commerce; regulating deceptive trade practices; providing injunctive relief; providing a method of voluntary compliance; providing for notice; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 301–Committee on Commerce.  Approved April 30, 1973

1481

730

AN ACT relating to criminal appeals; eliminating interlocutory appeals from certain orders of the district court; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 416–Messrs. Barengo, Hayes, Ullom, Wittenberg and Huff.  Approved May 1, 1973

1489

731

AN ACT relating to debt adjusting; regulating the business of persons and firms so engaged; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 430–Mr. Lowman.  Approved May 1, 1973

1490

732

AN ACT relating to guide dogs; clarifying the right of visually handicapped persons to use guide dogs without restraint; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 511–Mesdames Gojack and Ford.  Approved May 1, 1973

1495

733

AN ACT relating to persons under the influence of controlled substances; bringing such persons within the scope of the implied consent law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 595–Messrs. Ullom, Hayes, Ashworth, Mello, Jacobsen, Young, Smith, Dini, Miss Foote, Messrs. Glover, Huff, Lowman, Barengo, Hickey, Craddock, Crawford, Vergiels, Mesdames Gojack, Ford and Mr. Banner.  Approved May 1, 1973

1501

734

AN ACT relating to pesticides; requiring a license for structural pest control business and other activities in connection therewith; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 614–Committee on Agriculture.  Approved May 1, 1973

1505

735

AN ACT relating to the City of Sparks; providing formation of a committee to prepare a proposed city charter; providing for an opinion vote on the form of government for the city; extending effective date for new charter to July 1, 1975; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 630–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved May 1, 1973

1507

736

AN ACT relating to the state department of education; providing for a special consultant on Indian education; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 503–Senator Walker.  Approved May 1, 1973

1508

737

AN ACT relating to county fair and recreation boards; expanding the jurisdiction of such boards to rent advertising space in county recreation facilities; expanding the jurisdiction of such boards to advertise all recreation facilities in the county; providing for the election of a vice chairman; expanding the authority of such boards to promote tourism within the county; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 723–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved May 1, 1973

1509

738

AN ACT relating to the Nevada Installment Loan and Finance Act; raising the maximum loan amount; providing a different penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 745–Messrs. Fry, Bremner, Barengo and Capurro.  Approved May 1, 1973

1515

739

AN ACT relating to minors; extending the provision for drug abuse treatment under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 806–Committee on Health and Welfare.  Approved May 1, 1973

1521

740

AN ACT relating to visually handicapped persons; requiring information with respect to such persons to be submitted to the department of motor vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 824–Mr. Glover.  Approved May 1, 1973

1522

741

AN ACT relating to controlled substances; adding methaqualone to the list of controlled substances included in schedule III of the Uniform Controlled Substances Act; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 871–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved May 1, 1973

1523

742

AN ACT relating to motor vehicle carriers; allowing certain contracts with political subdivisions of the state for tow car services to remain valid until January 1, 1974; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 879–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved May 1, 1973

1524

743

AN ACT authorizing expenditures by various officers, departments, boards, agencies, commissions and institutions of the state government for the fiscal years commencing July 1, 1973, and ending June 30, 1974, and beginning July 1, 1974, and ending June 30, 1975; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 965–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved May 1, 1973

1525

744

AN ACT relating to actions and claims against the state or its political subdivisions; permitting an award to include interest computed from the date of judgment; removing the prohibition against any award which includes interest prior to judgment; increasing the maximum amount of any administrative claim allowable by the state board of examiners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 947–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved May 1, 1973

1532

745

AN ACT relating to violations of traffic laws and ordinances; requiring juvenile courts to report to department of motor vehicles any finding that a child has committed a moving traffic violation; clarifying the inclusion of such juvenile court findings in applying the system of demerit points and driver’s license revocations and suspensions by the department; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 949–Committee on Transportation.  Approved May 1, 1973

1533

746

AN ACT regulating mortgage companies; requiring licenses for mortgage companies; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 906–Committee on Commerce.  Approved May 1, 1973

1536

747

AN ACT relating to the Motor Vehicle Safety Responsibility Act; requiring that the department of motor vehicles provide a hearing before suspending the license or registration of a person under the provisions of this chapter; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 925–Mr. Glover.  Approved May 1, 1973

1544

748

AN ACT relating to curricula of public, private and other schools; requiring courses in American government and history to be taught; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 932–Committee on Education.  Approved May 1, 1973

1547

749

AN ACT relating to salaries and compensation of state officers and employees; increasing the maximum annual salary limit for employees in the classified service and removing other salary limitations; providing for salary adjustments; establishing annual salaries of state officers and employees in the unclassified service and attorney general’s office; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 901–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved May 3, 1973

1547

750

AN ACT relating to the Nevada state prison; authorizing the establishment of a work release program; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 32–Mr. Lowman, Mrs. Ford, Messrs. Smith, Dreyer, Hayes, McNeel and Huff.  Approved May 3, 1973

1560

751

AN ACT relating to the operation and registration of vehicles by new residents; defining resident; requiring a new resident to register his vehicle within 45 days; requiring a new resident to obtain a Nevada driver’s license; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 36–Committee on Transportation.  Approved May 3, 1973

1567

752

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act incorporating the City of Las Vegas, in Clark County, Nevada, and defining the boundaries thereof, under a new charter; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved April 24, 1971, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 62–Committee on Government Affairs.  Approved May 3, 1973

1570

753

AN ACT relating to the age of majority; changing the age from 21 years of age to 18 for all persons in certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 66–Messrs. Lowman, Vergiels, Mrs. Ford, Messrs. May, Capurro, Smith, Dreyer, Barengo, McNeel, Hayes and Glover.  Approved May 3, 1973

1577

754

AN ACT creating a section within the registration division of the department of motor vehicles known as the vehicle compliance and enforcement section; increasing the jurisdiction of field dealer inspectors to include further statutory liens; increasing the jurisdiction of field dealer inspectors to include additional vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 97–Committee on Transportation.  Approved May 3, 1973

1583

755

AN ACT relating to change of boundaries of municipal governments; extending a moratorium on such change in Clark County; prohibiting solicitation of annexation proceedings; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 130–Messrs. Dreyer, Smith, Craddock, May and Getto.  Approved May 3, 1973

1586

756

AN ACT relating to the protection of flora; limiting the circumstances of permissible removal; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 141–Mesdames Ford and Gojack.  Approved May 3, 1973

1587

757

AN ACT relating to adoption; removing inconsistencies in placement procedure; clarifying the administrative power of the welfare division of the department of health, welfare and rehabilitation; enlarging the power of the judiciary; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 196–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved May 3, 1973

1588

758

AN ACT relating to real estate licenses; amending provisions concerning education and experience requirements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 202–Mr. Getto.  Approved May 3, 1973

1591

759

AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments; doubling the penalty for the use of a firearm or other deadly weapon in the commission of a crime; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 234–Messrs. Dreyer, Dini, May, Banner, Schofield, Prince, Robinson, Demers, Bennett, Ullom, Craddock, Smalley, Mrs. Brookman, Messrs. Mello, Barengo, Ashworth, Hickey, Wittenberg, Vergiels and Bremner.  Approved May 3, 1973

1593

760

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