NEVADA REVISED STATUTES
(2013)

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HABEAS CORPUS

      Accessory avoiding or disobeying writ, penalty, 34.680

      Answer by petitioner

             Contents, 34.760

             Supplemental material, 34.760

      Answer by respondent

             Contents, 34.750

             Service and filing, 34.430, 34.750

      Answer to return, 34.470

      Appeals

             Denial or granting of writ, 34.575, NRAP 22

             Order to commit petitioner to custody of foreign officer, 34.560

             Papers and transcript, 34.575

             Time limit, 34.575

      Appearance in proper person before Supreme Court, NRAP 46(b)

      Application for writ, requirements, 34.370, 34.700, 34.730, NRAP 22

      Arrest for failure to obey writ, 34.420

      Availability of writ, 34.360

      Bail

             Admission to bail, 34.540, 178.4871, 178.4873

             Failure of person to appear, arrest, 34.540

             Granting writ for purpose of bail, 34.530

             Remand to custody when petitioner not bailed, 34.550

      Bench warrant issued for failure to appear, 34.540

      Change of custody, 34.560

      Children, custody of, 432B.460

      Commitment orders, enforcement, appeal, 34.560

      Committing to custody pending judgment, 34.570

      Contents of writ, 34.400, 34.580

      Custodian avoiding or disobeying writ, penalty, 34.680

      Damages recoverable for failure to issue writ, 34.670

      Death, procedure when petitioner sentenced to, 34.820, 176.486-176.492, SCR 250

      Discharge from custody

             Grounds for discharge, 34.480-34.520

             Immunity from subsequent arrest, exceptions, 34.590

             Imprisonment after discharge, when permitted, 34.590

             Remand to custody when petitioner not discharged, 34.550

             Warrant issued in lieu of writ, 34.640

      Effect of writ, 34.390

      Extradition, application for writ, 179.197, 179.199

      Failure to serve writ, damages recoverable, 34.670

      Fees, Supreme Court, 2.250

      Form of writ defective, effect, 34.580

      Hearing (See also Postconviction proceedings, this heading)

             Adjournment until production of body, 34.450

      Illegal detention, arrest of person charged with, 34.610

      Illness excuses production of body, 34.450

      Imprisonment, when permitted after discharge, 34.590

      Indictment, objection to sufficiency of evidence to sustain, application for writ, 172.155

      Indigent petitioners, appointment of attorney, fee, 7.125, 7.155, 34.750, 34.780, NRAP 46(c)

      Intellectual disabilities and related conditions, persons with, rights unimpaired, 435.550

      Issuance of writ

             Clerk of court to issue, 34.660

             Damages for failure, 34.670

             Denial, effect, 34.575, 34.710

             District court, authority, Art. 6 § 6

             Granting without delay, exceptions, 34.390

             Pretrial writ, 34.700, 34.710

             Sunday or nonjudicial day, 34.650

             Supreme Court, authority, Art. 6 § 4

             Warrant in lieu of writ, 34.600

      Mental health services, rights unimpaired, 433.464

      Persons who may prosecute writ, 34.360

      Petitions

             2nd Judicial District Court, local rule, WDCR 22

             8th Judicial District Court, local rule, EDCR 3.40

             Contents, supporting documents, 34.370

             Frivolous actions, forfeiture of credits against sentence, 209.451

             Postconviction petitions (See Postconviction proceedings, this heading)

             Pretrial relief, 34.700, 34.710

      Placing in custody pending judgment, 34.570

      Postconviction proceedings

             Answer and return, judicial orders to file, 34.745

             Death, procedure when petitioner sentenced to, 34.820, 176.486-176.492, SCR 250

             Effect of filing petition, 34.724

             Granting of writ, judicial determination, 34.770

             Hearings

                   Applicability of Nevada Rules of Civil Procedures, 34.780

                   Discovery, 34.780

                   Judicial determination of need for, 34.770

                   Prerequisites, 34.730

                   Record after writ granted, 34.790

             Indigent, appointment of counsel, 34.750

             Persons who may file petition, 34.724

             Petitioners, release on bail, 178.4871, 178.4873

             Petitions

                   Computation of time, challenges, 34.724, 34.738, 34.745

                   Contents, supporting documents, 34.810, 34.820

                   Delay in filing, 34.800

                   Dismissal of petition

                          Additional reasons for dismissal, 34.810

                          Delay in filing, dismissal for, 34.800

                          Judicial determination, 34.770

                          Motion to dismiss, response to, 34.750

                          Second or successive petitions, summary dismissal, 34.745

                   Form, 34.735

                   Judicial examination of original petition, 34.740

                   Orders finally disposing of petition, contents and notice, 34.830

                   Place of filing, 34.738

                   Scope, limitation, 34.738

                   Time to file, limitations, 34.726

                   Title, 34.730

                   Validity of judgment of conviction or sentence, challenges, 34.745

                   Verification, 34.730

             Pleadings supplemental to petition, 34.750

             Record of proceedings, 34.745

             Respondent’s answer, contents, 34.760

             Scope of provisions, 34.720

             Stay of sentence, 34.726

             Supplemental material, 34.760

      Prisoner, custody during proceedings, NRAP 23

      Process

             Clerk of court to issue, 34.660

             Defective, 34.520

      Production of body, 34.440

      Remand to custody, 34.550, 34.640

      Return

             Answer to return, 34.470

             Contents, 34.430

             District court, authority, Art. 6 § 4

             Failure to produce body, reasons stated, 34.450

             Service and filing, 34.430

             Signature, 34.430

             Supreme Court, authority, Art. 6 § 4

             Verification, 34.430

      Sickness or infirmity excusing production of body, 34.450

      State of Nevada as party, 34.575

      Stay of execution of sentence of death, 176.415, 176.486-176.492

      Subpoenas

             Clerk of court to issue, 34.660

             Witnesses, 34.470

      Summary proceedings, 34.470

      Suspension of writ prohibited, Art. 1 § 5

      Testimony in preliminary hearings, authentication, 171.198

      Uniform Criminal Extradition Act, application for writ, 179.197, 179.199

      Warrants

             Arrest of person charged with illegal detention, 34.610

             Clerk of court to issue, 34.660

             Defective, 34.510, 34.520

             Execution, 34.620

             Issuance in lieu of writ, 34.600

             Party discharged or remanded, 34.640

             Return, answer and hearing on, 34.630

      Witnesses, attendance, 34.470, 34.520

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNATIONAL

      Mortgage broker and agent laws inapplicable to certain organizations, 645B.015

      Property tax exemption, 361.115, 361.155

HABITUAL CRIMINALS

      Certified copies of felony convictions, prima facie evidence of conviction, 207.016

      Charge of habitual criminality, indictment as basis, 173.095

      Civil rights restoration upon honorable discharge from probation, 176A.850

      Conviction, effect on sentencing, 207.016

      Definitions, 207.010-207.014

      Denial of previous convictions charged, hearing to determine issue, 207.016

      Dismissal of count included in indictment or information, 207.010-207.014

      Parole standards to provide greater punishment for repetitive criminal conduct, 213.10885

      Pawnbrokers, receipt of property from unlawful, 646.060

      Prior convictions, introduction as evidence, 207.016

      Probation prohibited, 176A.100

      Punishment, 207.010-207.014

      Repeated conviction as element or aggravation of offense, 193.045

      Residential confinement, ineligibility, 209.392

      Secondhand dealers, receipt of property from unlawful, 647.140

      Separate filing of count, procedure, effect, 207.016

      Suspension of sentence prohibited, 176A.100

      Trial of primary offense, procedure, 207.016

HABITUAL TRUANTS (See SCHOOL PUPILS)

HAIR BRAIDERS (See COSMETOLOGY)

HAIRDRESSERS (See COSMETOLOGY)

HAIRPIECES

      Barbering, practice of barbering includes work on hairpieces, 643.010

      Cosmetics, materials used on hairpieces, 585.060

      Sale, setting or styling, 644.475

HALFWAY HOUSES

      Prisoners and parolees

             Community reentry programs, 209.4871-209.4889, 213.600-213.635, 480.810

             Transitional living facilities

                   Alcohol and drug abuse programs, certification, 449.201

                   Complaints, 223.560, 449.0307, 449.160

                   Counties and cities, adoption of terms to match state laws, 244.3549, 268.0193

                   Definition, 449.0055

                   Disciplinary action, 449.160-449.179

                   Enforcement of laws, expenditures, recovery of costs, 449.0306, 449.0308

                   Facilities for the dependent, defined as, 449.0045

                   Inspections, 449.0307, 449.131-449.133

                   Licensing

                          Application, filing, contents, 449.040

                          Denial, 449.160, 449.170

                          Exemptions, 449.0301

                          Expiration and renewal, 449.089

                          Fees, deposit, refunds, 449.0306, 449.050

                          Form and contents of license, 449.085

                          Investigations, 449.0307

                          Issuance, validity and transferability, 449.080

                          Provisional license, 449.091

                          Requirement, 449.030

                          Revocation, 449.160, 449.170

                          Standards, qualifications and other regulations, 449.0302

                          Suspension, 449.160, 449.163, 449.170

                   Medical records (See also MEDICAL RECORDS)

                          Suspension of license or cessation of operation, procedures following, 449.171

                   Name or other designation of facility, misleading, 449.204

                   Notice regarding care and services provided, posting, 449.2487

                   Prohibited acts, penalties, 449.0308, 449.220-449.240

                   Prosecution of violations, 449.240

                   Real property transactions, proximity of facility immaterial, 40.770

                   Release of offenders to facilities, 209.511

                   Residential facilities for groups, certain referrals unlawful, 449.209

                   Rights of residents, 449.700-449.730

                   Sex offenders, requirements, 176A.410, 213.1243, 213.1245

                   Single-family dwellings, regulation regarding number of beds, 449.0302

                   Unlicensed operation, 449.0308, 449.210, 449.220

      Recovering alcoholics and drug abusers (See also ALCOHOL OR DRUG ABUSE PROGRAMS)

             Certification of facilities and programs, 458.025-458.028

             Complaints, 223.560, 449.0307, 449.160

             Counties and cities, adoption of terms to match state laws, 244.3549, 268.0193

             Definition, 449.008

             Detoxification technicians (See DETOXIFICATION TECHNICIANS)

             Disciplinary action, 449.160-449.179

             Enforcement of laws, recovery of costs, 449.0306, 449.0308

             Facility for the dependent, defined as, 449.0045

             Home for individual residential care, halfway houses excluded from definition, 449.0105

             Inspections, 449.0307, 449.131-449.133

             Licensing

                   Application, filing, contents, 449.040

                   Denial, 449.160, 449.170

                   Exemptions, 449.0301

                   Expiration and renewal, 449.089

                   Fees, deposit, 449.0306, 449.050

                   Form and contents of license, 449.085

                   Investigations, 449.0307

                    Issuance, validity and transferability, 449.080

                   Provisional license, 449.091

                   Requirement, 449.030

                   Revocation, 449.160, 449.170

                   Standards, qualifications and other regulations, 449.0302

                   Suspension, 449.160, 449.163, 449.170

             List of certified houses, publication, 458.025

             Medical records (See also MEDICAL RECORDS)

                   Suspension of license or cessation of operation, procedures following, 449.171

             Minors, proposals for transitional housing, advancements, reports, 458.125, 458.131

             Name or other designation of facility, misleading, 449.204

             Prohibited acts, penalties, 449.0308, 449.220-449.240

             Prosecution of violations, 449.240

             Residential facilities for groups, certain referrals unlawful, 449.209

             Rights of residents, 449.700-449.730

             State and federal financial support, 458.025

             Unlicensed operation, 449.0308, 449.210, 449.220

HALLUCINOGENIC DRUGS (See generally CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES)

HANDBILLS

      Advertising generally (See ADVERTISEMENTS AND ADVERTISING)

      City councils, authority to regulate distribution, 266.275

      False or deceptive advertising prohibited, 207.171-207.177

      Unlawful posting, 206.200

HANDGUNS (See FIREARMS)

HANDICAPPED PERSONS (See DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

HANG GLIDERS

      Property owner’s liability limited, 41.510

HARASSMENT

      Coercion (See COERCION)

      Collection agencies, prohibited practices, 649.375

      Common-interest communities, prohibited acts, 116.31184, 116.745

      Definition, 200.571

      Domestic violence (See also DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

             Acts constituting, 33.018

      Hate crimes, civil liability, criminal penalty, 41.690, 207.185

      Health insurers, prohibited acts

             Fraternal benefit societies, 695A.188

             Health maintenance organizations, 695C.185

             Individual or group policy providers, 689A.410, 689B.255

             Insurance administrators, 683A.0879

             Nonprofit hospital, medical and dental service corporations, 695B.2505

             Small employer policies, 689C.485

      Intimidation (See INTIMIDATION)

      Local officers and employees, prohibited acts, 281.651

      Manufactured home parks, prohibited acts, 118B.210, 118B.260

      Mental illness, persons with, unlawful contact with, penalties, 207.260

      Minors, unlawful contact with, penalties, 207.260

      Orders for protection

             Arrest of alleged violator, 200.591, 200.597

             Bail following violation, restrictions, 178.484, 200.591

             Contents and service of order, 200.591

             Court costs and fees, deferral, assessment, 200.592

             Defendant or convicted person, issuance of order by court, 200.591

             Extended orders, 200.591, 200.594

             Justice courts

                   Interlocutory appeal to district court from issuance of order, 200.591

                   Jurisdiction to issue orders, 4.370

             Juveniles, detention for violations, conditions and limitations on release, 62C.020

             Notice to adverse party, 200.591

            Penalties for violation of order, 193.166, 200.591

             Petition to court for issuance of order, 200.591

             Temporary orders, 200.591, 200.594

             Transmittal to law enforcement agencies, 200.597

             Workplace harassment (See Workplace harassment, orders for protection, this heading)

      Penalties, 200.571

      Restrictions on defendant’s conduct

             Record kept by court clerk and copy provided to victim and others, 200.601

             Violations, penalty, 200.591

      State officers and employees, prohibited acts, 281.651

      Telemarketing, deceptive trade practices, 598.0918

      Threats (See THREATS)

      Venue, where offense committed, 200.581

      Victims or witnesses

             Address of witness, prohibition against disclosure, 174.234

             Attendant to provide support for witness during testimony, 178.571

             Injunction to restrain unlawful act against, 33.015

             Protection, 178.569-178.5698

             Receipt of certain information and documents concerning case, 200.601

             Reporting crime or commencing prosecution, prevention, 199.305

             Restrictions on defendant’s conduct, receipt of copy of record, 200.601

             Testimony or production of evidence, prevention, 199.230-199.242

      Workplace harassment, orders for protection

             Acts constituting harassment in workplace, 33.240

             Applications for order, filing, contents, 33.250

             Contents of order, 33.280

             Copy of order to be provided applicant and adverse party, 33.300

             Costs and fees, award to prevailing party, 33.270

             Definitions, 33.200-33.230

             Effect of order, 33.280

             Enforcement irrespective of county of issuance, 33.300

             Immunities related to orders, 33.330, 33.340

             Interlocutory appeal of extended order, 33.270

             Issuance, requirements, 33.270

             Justice courts, jurisdiction, 4.370

             Justices of the peace, powers, 4.355

             Limitations on effect of laws, 33.360

             Notice of intent to seek order to be given target of harassment, 33.260

             Notice of order to law enforcement agency, 33.300

             Penalties for violations, 33.350, 193.166

             Registration, effect, maintenance of record, 33.310

             Remedies, other remedies not precluded, 33.290

             Service, 33.300, 33.320

             Verification of service of notice on adverse party, provision to employer, 33.320

HARMLESS ERROR (See also ERROR AND MISTAKE)

      Civil proceedings, 47.040, NRCP 61, JCRCP 61

      Criminal proceedings, 178.598

HATE CRIMES

      Civil liability, 41.690

      Criminal penalties, 193.1675, 193.169, 207.185

      Murder, aggravating circumstances for first degree murder, 200.033

      Prejudice, program for reporting crimes related to, 179A.175

      Prisoners, publications promoting violence prohibited, 209.365

HAWKS (See also BIRDS)

      Falconry and training birds of prey, regulations, 503.583-503.5835

      Raptor regulations, 503.582

HAY (For general provisions, see AGRICULTURE)

      Height of load of baled hay transported on highway, limitation, 484D.605

      Infested hay, regulation by State Department of Agriculture, 561.147

      Width of load transported on highway, limitation, 484D.705

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

      Accidents or incidents involving hazardous material

             Consultants involved in clean-up, requirements, 459.500

             Costs of clean-up and decontamination, 459.530, 459.535

             Exemplary or punitive damages, award in civil action, 42.005

             Fire Marshal, State, training facilities and programs, 459.512, 459.773, 477.039-477.047

             Funding for training and equipment, 459.735

             Heating oil and certain other fuels, cleanup of discharges, 590.700-590.920

             Highly hazardous substances or explosives, investigation, 459.38195

             Immunity from liability for planning or responding, 459.790-459.796

             Joint and several liability of defendants in action based on spillage, 41.141

             Reference guide, development and dissemination, 459.773

             Reports required, 459.718

             Responsibility for clean-up and decontamination of area affected, 459.748-459.770

             Telephone, use of automatic systems to disseminate information, 597.816

             Voluntary clean-up program and relief from liability, 459.610-459.658

      Asbestos control, 618.750-618.850, 624.220

      Atomic testing, special license plates, 482.37918

      Blighted areas, environmental contamination of buildings or property factor in characterization, 279.388

      Brownfields

             Environmental Covenants Act, Uniform, ch. 445D

             Fund for Brownfield Projects, 459.860-459.892

             Regional planning, incentives for development of brownfield site, 278.02535, 278.02632

      Committee on High-Level Radioactive Waste, creation, duties, 459.0085

      Contingency Account for Hazardous Materials

             Creation, 459.735

             Sources, 459.735, 459.765, 477.045, 482.379365

             Use, 459.735, 459.755

      Controlled substances, disposal of waste generated by trafficking, payment of costs, 52.395, 453.5532

      Coordination of fees, forms and regulations, 459.704

      Diisocyanates, use in school or university buildings restricted, penalties, 393.405, 394.187, 396.980

      Disposal of hazardous waste

             Account for the Management of Hazardous Waste, 459.530-459.537

             Acts constituting hazard to human health, prevention, 459.565, 459.570

             Applicability of laws, 459.460

             Civil actions

                   Exemplary or punitive damages, award in action for damages or injury, 42.005

                   Joint and several liability of defendants in action based on disposal, 41.141

                   Recovery of damages resulting from violations, 459.585

             Conservation and Natural Resources, State Department of, powers and duties, 459.470-459.480, 459.505, 459.575

             Controlled substances trafficking, waste generated by, 52.395, 453.5532

             Definitions, 459.405-459.455

             Disclosure of public or confidential information, 459.555

             Disposal areas

                   Agreements to provide state land for, 459.505, Special & Local Acts Volume

                   Fees for use of state-owned disposal areas, 459.510

                   Financial responsibility of owner or operator, 459.525

                   Modification, time for completion, 459.540

                   Permits

                          Construction, alteration or operation without permit unlawful, exceptions, 459.515, 459.600

                          Grant, denial, expiration, renewal or modification, 459.520

                          Suspension or revocation, 459.520

                          Violation of term or condition, penalty, 459.600

                   Radioactive Materials Disposal Fund, Special & Local Acts Volume

             Environmental Commission, State, duties, 444A.020, 459.485-459.500, 459.575

             Environmental health specialists, exemption from regulation, 625A.028

             Evidence describing measurements of hazardous waste, admissibility, 52.500

             False statements or misrepresentations, 459.595

             Fees, 459.500, 459.510, 459.512

             Fines, 459.500, 459.510, 459.585-459.600

             Household hazardous waste, regulations, plans and programs, 444A.020-444A.040

             Immunities of real property purchasers and adjacent landowners, 459.930

             Injunctions, 459.580

             Inspections, 459.560

             Local regulation, 459.480, 459.520

             Penalties, 459.500, 459.510, 459.585-459.600

             Property purchasers, reports of presence of hazardous substance, 459.930

             Records and reports, 459.550-459.560

             Regulations, general requirements, 459.490, 459.500

             State surcharge, imposition, collection and distribution, 459.0083

             Substitution of equivalent standards of protection, 459.545

             Tampering with monitoring devices, 459.595

             Types of waste subject to regulatory provisions, 459.465

             Underground disposal of waste, permits, 445A.625-445A.645

             Unlawful acts, 459.515, 459.550, 459.585-459.600

             Variances, 459.546-459.549

             Violations committed intentionally or with criminal negligence, penalty, 459.600

      Electronic documents, restrictions on effectiveness, 719.250

      Emergency Response Commission, duties, 459.715, 459.735-459.744

      Eminent domain, transfer of property to other private person or entity to remediate hazardous waste authorized, 37.010

      Emissions (See Accidents or incidents involving hazardous material, this heading)

      Environmental impairment of real collateral of secured lender

             Generally, 40.501-40.512

             Receiver, appointment, 32.015

      Evidence, admissibility of authenticated descriptions of materials, 52.500

      Fire protection districts created by election, regulatory powers, 474.160

      Forfeiture of property used in commission of certain crimes, 179.121

      Hazardous substances, definition, regulation, 459.429, 459.558-459.565

      High-level radioactive waste

             Committee on High-Level Radioactive Waste, creation and duties, 459.0085

             Nevada Protection Account, creation, sources and use, 353.2655

             State control (See State control of radiation, this heading)

             Storage in Nevada prohibited, 459.910

             Transport of waste, 459.125

      Highly hazardous substances and explosives, regulation

             Accidental releases, program to prevent and minimize consequences, 459.3833

             Accidents connected with process, investigation, 459.38195

             Account for Precaution Against Chemical Accidents, 459.3824

             Annual fee, 459.3824

             Applicability of laws and regulations, 459.3813, 459.3814

             Certification of information submitted, regulations, 459.3832

             Civil penalties, 459.3824, 459.3833, 459.3874

             Committees to oversee management of risks, 459.3862-459.3868

             Conditional use permits, requirement, issuance, 278.0217, 278.147

             Definitions, 459.3802-459.38125

             Designation of highly hazardous substances, 459.3816

             Explosives and inflammable materials generally, ch. 476

             Fees, 459.3824, 459.3829

             Industrial Relations, Division of, reports, 459.382

             Injunctive relief, 459.3833, 459.3872

             Inspections to verify compliance, 459.387

             Legislative declaration, 459.380

             Local governments, authority, 244.2961, 266.310, 269.220

             New processes, definition, permit requirements, 459.3809, 459.3829

             Occupational safety, 618.383, 618.890-618.900

             Orders, issuance by Administrator, 459.387

             Public and Behavioral Health, Division of, reports, 459.382

             Public records, 459.3822

             Regulations of State Environmental Commission (See ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION, STATE)

             Trade secrets, protection, 459.3822, 459.3866

             Unlawful acts, penalty, 459.3834

      Hoax substances, unlawful acts, penalty, 202.4432, 202.449

      Household hazardous waste, regulations, plans and programs, 444A.020-444A.040

      Infectious waste, model plan for disposal, 444A.030

      Injection of fluid through a well

             Into waters of State, prohibition, 445A.490, 445A.575

             Regulation, 445A.400, 445A.465-445A.515

      Laboratories

             Presence of hazardous waste in soil or water, detection, 445A.425-445A.428, 459.500, 459.501

             Waste, determination of status as hazardous, 459.502

      Lethal agents, toxins and delivery systems, prohibited acts, 202.446, 202.448

      Liquid waste, model plan for disposal, 444A.030

      Mercury emissions from mines, regulations, fees, 445B.305

      Mills and by-product materials, regulation

             Construction or disposal without license unlawful, 459.370

             Exempt facilities, remedial actions, 459.350

             Legislative findings, 459.300

             Licenses, 459.320, 459.330

             Standards of management of by-product material, 459.360

             Transfer of title to United States or State of Nevada, 459.340

             Uranium operations, fees for regulating, 459.310

      Nevada Protection Account, creation, sources and use, 353.2655

      Nevada System of Higher Education property

             Diisocyanates, use in buildings restricted, penalties, 396.980

             Material safety data sheet, maintenance, 396.4365

      Nuclear pharmacy

             Definitions, 639.0095, 639.0097, 639.0143

             Requirements, 639.2321, 639.2322

      Nuclear Projects, Agency for, creation and duties, 459.0093-459.0098

      Nuclear Projects, Commission on, creation and duties, 459.009-459.0092

      Nuisances, abatement, 244.3603, 244.3607, 268.4124, 268.4126

      Occupational diseases, disability due to radium poisoning, 617.440, 617.450

      Poisons, schedule, 454.010

      Property tax exemption for residential property containing fallout shelter, 361.078

      Radar guns, requirements for operation or display, 459.920, 484A.600

      Radiation machines, duties of applicants for registration, 459.035

      Radiological agents (See also State control of radiation, this heading)

             Investigation of exposures, 441A.130, 441A.163-441A.169

      Recycling program, development, 459.485

      Repository for Information Concerning Hazardous Materials in Nevada

             Generally, 459.715, 459.725

             Highway Patrol, duties, 480.360

      Rocky Mountain Low-Level Radioactive Waste Compact, 459.007, 459.008

      Safety plan, inclusion in master plan in certain counties, 278.160

      School property

             Cleaning products used in public schools, requirements, 386.419, 386.4195

             Diisocyanates, use in buildings restricted, penalties, 393.405, 394.187

             Material safety data sheet, maintenance, 393.105, 394.185

      Self-audits, effect, presumptions, burden of proof, ch. 445C

      Spills (See Accidents or incidents involving hazardous material, this heading)

      State control of radiation

             Agreements between State and Federal Government, 459.080, 459.090

             Definitions, 459.010

             Detention of vehicles, 459.250

             Disciplinary action, 459.100, 459.105, 459.235

             Disposal areas, license for use required, 459.221

             Emergency orders and regulations, 459.120

             Enforcement of law governing transport and handling, 459.250

             Exposure of personnel, reports required, 459.070

             Fund for the Care of Sites for the Disposal of Radioactive Waste, 459.0083, 459.231, 459.235

             Impoundment of vehicles or materials, 459.250, 459.260

             Injunctions, 459.270

             Inspections, 459.050, 459.090, 459.201

             Ionizing radiation, licensing and registration of sources, 459.201

             Penalties, 459.211, 459.221, 459.280, 459.290

             Public and Behavioral Health, Division of designated state radiation control agency, 459.020, 459.030

             Records, 459.060

             Removal of waste or equipment by employee prohibited, 459.280

             Restraining orders, 459.270

             Shipments of controlled quantities of materials and waste, development of plan for routing, 459.125

             Shipping violations, 459.221

             State-owned storage and disposal areas, fees, 459.211

             State surcharge, imposition, collection and distribution, 459.0083

             Training programs, 459.090

      State Fire Marshal

             Duties regarding hazardous materials, 477.030

             Training facilities and programs, 459.512, 459.773, 477.039-477.047

      Storage permit, requirement and fee, 477.045

      Storage tanks, regulation

             Account for the Management of Storage Tanks, 459.838, 459.840

             Civil penalties, 459.856

             Definitions, 459.800-459.820

             Disclosure of information, 459.846

             Entry and inspection, authority, 459.848

             Heating oil and certain other fuels, cleanup of discharges, 590.700-590.920

             Injunctive relief, 459.850-459.856

             Regulations, 459.822-459.836

             Reimbursement for certain expenses and penalty, 459.840

             Voluntary clean-up program and relief from liability, 459.610-459.658

      Toxic chemicals, submission of information to governmental agencies, 459.900

      Transportation of material or waste

             Accidents (See Accidents or incidents involving hazardous material, this heading)

             Administration of laws, 480.110, 480.360

             Commercial driver’s licenses, 483.900

             Coordination of fees, forms and regulations, 459.704

             Denial, suspension or revocation of registration and permit, 459.7058

             Designation of alternate routes, 408.141

             Electronic documents, restrictions on effectiveness, 719.250

             Fines, imposition and recovery, 459.774

             Government vehicles exempt from laws, 459.727

             Inspection of motor vehicles, 459.712

             Local ordinances

                   Alternate routes for transport, ordinances inapplicable to, 484A.420

                   Preemption and supersession by state regulation, 459.728

             Motor carriers, requirements, 459.7052-459.709, 706.173

             Permit requirements, 459.7052

             Regulations, 459.485-459.500, 459.712, 459.721, 706.173

             Routing shipments of radioactive materials and high-level waste, plans for, 459.125

             Standards for transportation, adoption, 706.173

             Uniform applications, 459.703, 459.7054, 459.7056

             Unlawful acts, 459.221, 459.590, 459.775, 459.780

             Written approval from Department of Motor Vehicles required, 706.437-706.4395

      Warehouses, authority to dispose of hazardous goods, 104.7206

      Water, discharge of waste or injection of fluid through well into waters of State prohibited, 445A.490, 445A.575

      Western Interstate Nuclear Compact, 459.001-459.005

HAZING

      Prohibited acts, penalty, 200.605

HEALTH

      211 system for information and referrals, 232.359

      Act or omission to injure or endanger, public nuisance, 202.450-202.480

      Child support includes provision of care, 125B.020

      Crimes against public health and safety, ch. 202

      Disaster Relief Account, grants and loans to state and local agencies, 353.2705-353.2771

      Diseases (See COMMUNICABLE DISEASES; SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES; specific disease)

      Displaced homemakers, educational programs for, 388.635

      Employees

             Lavatories to be provided by employer, 618.720

             Occupational health (See OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH)

             Places of employment, inspection, 607.150

      Facilities (See COUNTY HOSPITALS; HOSPITALS; MEDICAL FACILITIES AND RELATED ENTITIES)

      Family resource centers, ch. 430A

      Healthy Nevada, Fund for a, 439.620, 439.630

      Local boards (See HEALTH, LOCAL BOARDS AND OFFICERS)

      Maternal and child health (See HEALTH, MATERNAL AND CHILD)

      Medical bills (See MEDICAL BILLS)

      Medical records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Mental health (See MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES)

      Mines (See MINES AND MINERALS)

      Minority Health, Office of, 232.467-232.484

      Minors, Account for Health Education for, creation and use, 202.24925

      Nevada Office of Rural Health, establishment, duties, 396.906

      Occupational diseases (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES)

      Occupational health (See OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH)

      Planning for the provision of health care, ch. 439A, 449.520

      Practitioners (See specific practitioners)

      Public health emergencies, 439.950-439.983

      Quarantine (See QUARANTINE)

      Regulations (See HEALTH REGULATIONS)

      State Board of Health (See HEALTH, STATE BOARD OF)

      State Dental Health Officer, appointment and duties, 439.272, 631.287

      State health planning and development, ch. 439A

      State Public Health Dental Hygienist, appointment and duties, 439.279

      Tobacco manufacturers, administration of certain proceeds from, 439.600-439.795

      Urban renewal (See COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT)

      Wellness programs, sponsorship by major hospitals, 439B.280

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF

      211 system, establishment, duties, 232.359

      Administrative Procedure Act, ch. 233B

      Aging and Disability Services Division

             Abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation of older persons, receipt of reports, duties, 200.5093, 200.5098, 228.270

             Administrator

                   Appointment, qualifications, 232.320, 427A.060

                   Communication Services for Persons Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing and Persons With Speech Disabilities, Subcommittee on, appointments, 427A.750

                   Community Advocate for Elder Rights, appointment, 427A.300

                   Nevada Commission on Aging, member, 427A.032

                   Political activities, 427A.120

                   Powers and duties, 232.340, 427A.070

                   State Long-Term Care Ombudsman, appointment, 427A.125

             Assault or battery of employee making home visit, penalty, 200.471, 200.481

             Autism spectrum disorders

                   Autism Treatment Assistance Program, 427A.875, 427A.880

                   School pupils, receipt of reports, 388.483

                   Statewide standards for measuring outcomes and assessing and evaluating certain young persons with ASD, 427A.872

                   Summary of reports, duties, 427A.872

                   Vocational rehabilitation, persons receiving, reports, 615.205

             Coercion respecting membership in organization for the aged prohibited, 281.400

             Communication Services for Persons Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing and Persons With Speech Disabilities, Subcommittee on, representation, 427A.750

             Community Advocate for Elder Rights, Office of, 427A.300, 427A.310

             Complaint for damage to property of older patient, investigation, settlement, 427A.175

             Confidential information, authority to share, 232.357

             Contracts for cooperation with governmental entities and others, 427A.085

             Criminal history records, receipt upon request, 179A.100

             Criminal investigations, receipt of reports, 200.50982

             Custody, disbursement of money, 427A.100

             Developmentally delayed children, financial assistance to certain caregivers, 435.365

             Early Childhood Advisory Council, Nevada, representation, 432A.076

             Essential personal care, services for, 427A.791-427A.795

             Federal aid, duties, 427A.050, 427A.080-427A.100

             Federal Government, agreements and cooperation with, 427A.080, 427A.085

             Frail elderly persons, duties regarding certain programs, 427A.250-427A.280

             Gifts and grants, deposit and use, 427A.110, 435.270, 435.380, 435.490

             Healthy Nevada, Fund for a, allocations, expenditures, 439.630

             Housing suitable for persons with disabilities or low income, reports, 319.267

             Independent living needs of senior citizens, considerations, 439.630

             Intellectual disabilities and related conditions, persons with

                   Administration of laws, 427A.040

                   Assistance to certain caregivers, 435.365

                   Disposition of money collected, 435.120

                   Fee schedule for services, 435.115

                   Gifts and grants, authority to accept, disbursements, 435.490

                   Jobs and day training services, 435.130-435.310

                   Operation of residential facilities for groups, 435.060-435.120

                   Reciprocal agreements for return of consumer to or from state of legal residence, compliance, 435.525

                   Residential placement-foster family care programs, regulation, 435.370

                   Support of persons in facilities, authority regarding contributions, 435.100, 435.110

                   Supported living arrangement services, 435.3305-435.339

             Intellectual disability centers, approval of form for admission, 435.121

             Interagency Advisory Board on Transition Services

                   Audit by Legislative Auditor, 232B.235

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of Board, 232B.220-232B.250

             Interpreters and realtime captioning providers, duties, 427A.040, ch. 656A

             Lunch programs for senior citizens, duties, 386.415, 387.112

             Medical facilities and related entities, inspection, 449.132

             Nevada Commission on Aging, 427A.032-427A.038

             Nevada Commission on Services for Persons With Disabilities, 427A.121-427A.1217

             Nursing Assistants and Medication Aides, Advisory Committee on, representation, 632.072

             Personnel, appointment, 427A.070

             Political activities of officers and employees, 427A.120

             Powers and duties, generally, 427A.040

             Regulations, 427A.070, 427A.165, 427A.255, 427A.793, 427A.860

             Reports, duties, 427A.040, 427A.070

             Signature stamps, development of standards regarding, 427A.755

             Specialist for the Rights of Elderly Persons, Office of, 427A.1232-427A.1236

             Sponsoring organizations and local governments, aid in receiving federal grants, 427A.090

             State Long-Term Care Ombudsman, 427A.125-427A.165

             Taxicab transportation program for aged persons or persons with disabilities, 427A.070, 706.8825

             Telecommunication devices for certain persons, development and administration of program, 427A.040, 427A.797

             Temporary advance from State General Fund, procedure, 353.351

             Traumatic brain injuries, duties, 427A.040, 427A.800, 427A.850, 427A.860

      Alzheimer’s Disease, Task Force on, 439.508-439.5085

      Appeals of decisions, hearings, 422A.275-422A.300

      Audiologists employed by, licensing laws inapplicable, 637B.080

      Behavioral Health Commission (See BEHAVIORAL HEALTH, COMMISSION ON)

      Budget

             Base budgets, fundamental review, 218E.435-218E.450

             State Budget Act, 353.150-353.246

      Building regulations, duties, 449.345

      Chief assistants, appointment, 232.350

      Child and Family Services, Division of

             Administrative expenses, 432.080

             Administrator

                   Appointment, 232.320, 432.012

                   Child abuse or neglect, powers and duties, 432.0125

                   Education of persons with disabilities, member of Interagency Panel, 395.070

                   Mental health consortia, duties, 433B.333, 433B.339

                   Powers and duties generally, 232.340, 432.0125, 433B.130

                   Qualifications, 432.012

                   Services provided to certain delinquents, receipt of payments, 62E.540

                   Sexual Abuse of Children, Task Force on Prevention of, duties, 432B.700, 432B.710

                   Training of employees, duties, 433B.175

             Adoption, duties, ch. 127, 432.010-432.085

             Assault or battery of employee making home visit, penalty, 200.471, 200.481

             Audit by Legislature, 218G.500-218G.555

             Behavioral Health, Commission on, right of employees to submit information to or appear before, 433.327

             Caliente Youth Center Bureau, Chief

                   Appointment, 432.0125

                   Classification, 432.013

                   Designation, 432.0125

                   Duties, outside employment restricted, 432.0135

             Child abuse or neglect, duties (See also CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

                   Assessment of child protective services in smaller counties, 432B.326, 432B.327

                   Central Registry, duties, 432.0999-432.130

                   Civil penalties, recovery, 432B.4095

                   Death of Children, Executive Committee to Review, establishment, 432B.409

                   Evaluation of child welfare system, membership of interagency committee, 432B.178

                   Federal money, establishment of standards for receipt, 432.0155

                   Fees for services, establishment and imposition, 432.014

                   Transfer of child to out-of-state facility, requirements, 432.0177

             Child-placing agencies, regulation, 127.220-127.310

             Child welfare services, agencies which provide (See CHILD WELFARE SERVICES, AGENCIES WHICH PROVIDE)

             Child Welfare, Trust Fund for, duties, 432.037

             Composition, 432.0115

             Confidential information, 232.357, 432.035, 449.245

             County youth services commissions, duties, 62B.040

             Criminal history records, receipt upon request, 179A.100, 432B.391

             Deputies, appointment, 232.350

             Disasters, plans for care of children in custody of agency during, 432.0305, 432.400-432.420

             Domestic violence battery, services to minor affected by, 200.485, 432B.640

             Emotional disturbance, children with, duties, 432B.607-432B.6085, ch. 433B

             Federal money, establishment of standards for receipt, 432.0155

             Fees for services, establishment and imposition, 432.014

             Fetal alcohol syndrome, acquisition and use of information from natural parent, 442.400-442.410

             Forms for reports and records, duties, 432.033

             Foster care

                   Academic plans for pupils enrolled in elementary school, duties, 424.019

                   Assist Persons Formerly in Foster Care, Account to, duties, 432.017

                   Disabilities, persons with, monitoring of well-being, 395.090

                   Federal money, establishment of standards for receipt, 432.0155

                   Fees for services, establishment and imposition, 432.014

                   Foster care agencies, duties, 424.093, 432B.180

                   Licensing and regulation of homes, ch. 424

                   Nevada Children’s Gift Revolving Account, 432.0165

                   Recruitment, licensing and training, assistance with, 432B.180

                   State Fire Marshall, cooperation, 424.020, 477.030

             Gift and Cooperative Account, deposits, expenditures, 432.0145

             Guardian of child, appointment as, 432B.500, 432B.505

             Infants released from hospital, receipt of authorizations, 449.245

             Inspection of facilities, 433.325

             Juvenile justice

                   Alcohol or drug abuse, screening methods used by detention facilities, 62E.516

                   Authority to place child, restrictions, 63.440

                   Care and custody of child pending further order of court, 62C.300

                   Commitment of child to custody of Division, conditions and limitations, 62E.020, 62E.520-62E.540

                   Corrective room restrictions used by certain detention faculties, receipt of reports, 62B.215, 63.505

                   Disparate treatment of minority or indigent children, compilation and publication of reports, 62H.230

                   Employees of institutions and agencies to which children committed, regulations, 62B.250

                   Federal money, establishment of standards for receipt, 432.0155

                   Fees for services, establishment and imposition, 432.014

                   Information regarding juvenile justice, maintenance and release by certain agencies, 62H.025

                   Juvenile court’s use of Division services and facilities, 62A.380, 432.085

                   Maintenance and special services provided to child, liability for costs, 432.085

                   Mental health screening of children in detention facilities, duties, 62E.516

                   Standardized system for reporting information, 62H.200-62H.230

                   State detention facilities, ch. 63

                   Transfer of child to out-of-state facility, requirements, 432.0177

            Mental health consortia, representation, 433B.333

             Mental health services (See also MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES)

                   Agreements regarding care and treatment of children, 433B.130, 433B.140

                   Contracts for cooperation with governmental agencies and others, 433B.220

                   Mental health technicians, certification program, 433.279

                   Nonprofit corporations, contracts with, 433B.220

                   Transfer of child to out-of-state facility, requirements, 432.0177

             Nevada Children’s Gift Account, 432.016

             Nevada Children’s Gift Revolving Account, 432.0165

             Nevada Youth Training Center Bureau, Chief

                   Appointment, 432.0125

                   Classification, 432.013

                   Designation, 432.0125

                   Duties, outside employment restricted, 432.0135

             Placement Prevention Revolving Account, creation, use, 432.095

             Protection of children generally, ch. 432B

             Purposes and duties generally, 432.011, 432B.180

             Records, files and communications filed with Division, duties, 432.035

             Regional detention facilities partially supported by State, county assessments, 62B.150

             Regulations, 432.032

             Sexual Abuse of Children, Task Force on Prevention of, 432B.700-432B.730

             Termination of parental rights, ch. 128

             Vital statistics, purchase of records to perform work, 432.038

             Youth Parole Bureau

                   Chief

                          Appointment, 432.0125

                          Classification, 432.013

                          Counties, appointment and duties of person acting in place of Chief, 63.715

                          Duties generally, 63.700-63.780, 432.0135

                          Murder, first degree, 200.033

                          Outside employment prohibited, 432.0135

                   Counties, reimbursements for services, assumption of duties, 62B.165, 63.715

                   Juvenile justice information, maintenance and release by certain agencies, 62H.025

                   Motor vehicles

                          Purchase, use and identification, 334.010

                          Special license plates, 482.368, 482.369

                   Parole of children (See JUVENILE DELINQUENTS)

                   Parole officers

                          Appointment, 63.700

                          Assault or battery committed upon, 200.471, 200.481

                          Certification and training, 289.450-289.600

                          Murder of officer, first degree, 200.033

                          Peace officer powers, 289.180

                          Rights of peace officers, 289.010-289.120

      Children

             Assistance to relatives obtaining legal guardianship of certain children, 422A.650

             Blood tests of lead levels, duties, 442.700

             Child care programs

                   Department named agency for federal cooperation, 432A.050

                   Establishment, authority to accept gifts and grants, 432A.055

             Child health care programs, duties, 422.385, 439B.350-439B.370

             Children’s Health Insurance Program (See also INSURANCE—Health insurance)

                   Administration, 422.270

             Duties of Department generally, 432.0305

             Federal money for child welfare, designated agency for administration, 432.031

             Juvenile sex offenders, receipt of data concerning, duties, 62H.220, 62H.300-62H.320

             Kinship Guardianship Assistance Program, 432B.621-432B.626

             Protective custody of certain children, receipt of notification, 432B.3905

             Shelter and care of certain children, contracts for provision of, 432.0175

             Special health care needs, programs for children with, 442.120, 442.180-442.230

             Subpoenas, issuance and enforcement for certain hearings, 432.015

      Composition, 232.300

      Computers, establishment of written policy on appropriate use, 242.300

      Consumer Health Assistance, Office for (See also CONSUMER HEALTH ASSISTANCE, OFFICE FOR)

             Generally, 223.500-223.575

      Creation, 232.300

      Deaths affecting title to or interest in property, notice of hearings, 40.525

      Delinquent fees or penalties, procedure for collection, ch. 353C

      Deputies, appointment, 232.350

      Director

             Aging, Nevada Commission on, Chair, 427A.032

             Alcohol and drug abuse programs, receipt of reports, 458.131

            Appointment, 232.310

             Child welfare system, interagency committee to evaluate, duties, 432B.178

             Children’s Trust Account, administration, 432.133

             Community services block grants, powers and duties, 428.355-428.375

             Disabilities, Nevada Commission on Services for Persons With, duties, 427A.1211

             Education of persons with disabilities, member of Interagency Panel, 395.070

             Family resource centers, powers and duties, ch. 430A

             Federal Government, contracts or agreements with, 422.267, 422A.250

             Governor’s Consumer Health Advocate, appointment, duties, 223.550

             Guardianship proceedings, receipt of notices and citations, 159.034, 159.047

             Health information exchange system, statewide, duties, 439.581-439.595

             Hospitals

                   Assessments for failure to provide care to indigents, determination, 439B.340

                   Examinations and audits, 439B.420-439B.440

                   Foundation for hospital nursing practice, duties, 439B.270

                   Indigent patients, verification of amount of treatment provided, 439B.340

             Human Trafficking, Contingency Account for Victims, administration, 217.500-217.540

             Juvenile detention facilities, alcohol and drug abuse education programs, 63.240

             Lease of state land to charitable or educational entity, approval, 322.065

             Libraries and Literacy, State Council on, member, 380A.041

             Long-Term Care Administrators, Board of Examiners for, member, 654.050

             Medical Care Advisory Group, duties, 422.153, 422.155

             Mental health

                   Facilities, receipt of corrective plans, duties, 433.551

                   Mental health consortia, receipt of reports, duties, 433B.335

             Nevada Academy of Health, member, 439B.250

             Oaths, authority to administer, 422A.180

             Personal assistance to persons with severe functional disabilities, duties, 426.729

             Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee and Advisory Committee, duties, 422.4035, 422.4055

             Powers and duties generally, 232.320

             Radiation control, duties, 459.221, 459.231

             Recovery of benefits paid, duties, 422.29301, 422.29304

             Severe functional disabilities, persons with, duties regarding personal assistance program, 426.729

             Silver State Health Insurance Exchange, duties, 695I.300, 695I.390, 695I.500

             Social Security Act and federal aid, acceptance, 422.265, 422A.245

             Staff, employment, 232.330

             State plans for certain programs, duties, 232.353, 422.271-422.2717, 422A.260

             Subpoenas, authority to issue, 422A.180

             Support of dependent children, administrative supervision of Program, 425.365

             Transportation services for Medicaid recipients and recipients of Children’s Health Insurance Program, duties, 422.2705

             Veterans Affairs, Interagency Council on, member, 417.0191

      Estates of decedents, claims against, 143.035, 143.037, 145.060, 147.070, 147.130

      Federal cooperation, agency for

             Child care programs, 432A.050

             Older Americans Act, 427A.050

             Physician Visa Waiver Program, 439A.170

             Social Security Act, 439.150, 442.120

      Financial institutions to disclose information concerning accounts, 239A.070, 239A.075

      Gifts, acceptance, deposit and use

             Aging and Disability Services Division, 427A.110, 435.270, 435.380, 435.490

             Child and Family Services, Division of, 432.0145, 432.016, 432.0165

             Children, programs for, 432A.055, 432A.310

             Gift Fund, creation, accounts, deposit, 232.355, 432A.110

             Health Care Financing and Policy, Division of, 422.302

             Internet websites for information regarding certain programs, 439.935, 439A.280

             Minority Health, Office of, 232.476

             Procedures for acceptance of gifts, 353.335

             Public and Behavioral Health, Division of, 433.395, 439.272, 439.279, 439.2794, 439.494, 439.496, 439.507, 439.525, 442.425, 453A.720

             Statewide health information exchange system, 439.587

             Welfare and Supportive Services, Division of, 422A.340

      Grant Procurement, Coordination and Management, Office of, duties, 232.224

      Grants Management Advisory Committee

             Awards of money from Children’s Trust Account, review, 432.133

             Creation, composition, 232.383

             Duties, 232.385

             Family resource centers, duties regarding grants to, 430A.100

             Human Trafficking, Contingency Account for Victims of, allocations, duties, 217.540

             Meetings, 232.383, ch. 241

             Tobacco settlement proceeds, duties, reports, 439.630

             Travel expenses, payment from Children’s trust Account, 432.131

             Working groups, appointment, 232.387

      Health and health needs of State, determinations, reports, 439.630

      Health Care Financing and Policy, Division of

             Administrative duties, 422.301

             Administrative Procedure Act, applicability, 233B.039

             Administrator

                   Appointment, 232.320

                   Classification, duties, other employment, 232.340

                   Deputies, appointment, 232.350

                   Fiscal responsibilities, 422.2362

                   Medical Care Advisory Group, Secretary, 422.155

                   Oaths, authority to administer, 422.2366

                   Powers and duties, 422.2356-422.2374

                   Qualifications, 422.2354

                   Subpoenas, authority to issue, 422.2366

             Assessments imposed on nursing facilities, 422.3755-422.379

             Attorney General, legal adviser, 422.275

             Budget, 422.2362

             Confidentiality of records, files and communications, 232.357, 422.290

             Contested cases, 422.276-422.279

             Delegation of duties to Division, authority, 439B.460

             Disability, person with, as party or witness, services of interpreter, 422.278

             Duties generally, 422.061

             Employees, 239.008, 422.2364

             Family planning services and referrals for birth control, 422.284

             Federal Government

                   Adoption of state plans required as condition of receipt of federal money, duties, 232.353, 422.271

                   Contracts or agreements with, 422.267

                   Cooperation with, 422.2372

                   Reports in compliance with federal legislation, 422.2358

                   Social Security Act and federal aid, acceptance, 422.260, 422.265

             Forms of reports and records, prescribing, 422.280

             Gift and Cooperative Account, creation, deposits, 422.302

             Indigent patients

                   Hospital Care to Indigent Persons, Fund for, agreements for transfer of money, 428.206

                   Intergovernmental transfers from counties to Division, 428.295

             Legislative appropriations, receipt and disbursement, 422.240

             Medicaid (See also MEDICAID)

                   Employed persons with disabilities, program to provide medical assistance, 422.2715

                   Enforcement of Plan and regulations, 228.410

                   Fraud Control Unit, assistance, 422.2374

                   Intergovernmental transfers from counties to Division, 422.382, 422.390, 428.295

                   Investigation of providers of goods or services, 422.305, 422.306

                   Payments to certain hospitals for treatment, 422.380-422.390

                   Suspension or exclusion of provider, authority, 422.2374

             Medical Care Advisory Group, 422.151-422.155

             Mental health consortia, representation, 433B.333

             Nevada System of Higher Education, contract to collect and analyze information, 439A.083

             Nursing Assistants and Medication Aides, Advisory Committee on, duties, 632.072

             Nursing Care, Account to Increase the Quality of, administration, 422.3785

             Nursing facilities, assessment of fees to increase quality of nursing care, 422.3755-422.379

             Organization, 422.2364

             Prenatal care programs, establishment, 422.287

             Regulations

                   Authority to adopt, 422.2368

                   Compensation to certain hospitals, 422.390

                   Federal aid, acceptance, 422.265

                   Hearing to review action taken against health care provider, procedures, 422.306

                   Prenatal care programs, 422.287

                   Procedure for adoption, amendment or repeal, 422.2369

                   Recovery of benefits paid for Medicaid, 422.29302

             Reports, 422.2358

             Standards of service, 422.2364

             State plans for certain programs, compliance required, 422.271

      Health Division (See Public and Behavioral Health, Division of, this heading)

      Health information exchange system, statewide, 439.581-439.595

      Health insurance, program to provide for certain children, 432A.300, 432A.310

      Health planning and development, state agency for, 439A.081

      Healthy Nevada, Fund for a, use, duties, 439.620, 439.630

      Hospitals (See also Public and Behavioral Health, Division of, this heading)

             Consumer information program, establishment and maintenance, 439A.200-439A.290

      Immunization Information System, establishment, duties, 439.265

      Internet publications (See INTERNET)

      Joint tenancy, receipt of affidavit concerning death of joint tenant, 111.365

      Legislative review of public agencies, ch. 232B

      Lifeline and tribal link up services, duties regarding lists of eligible customers, 707.470

      Long-Term Care Administrators, Board of Examiners for, part of Department, 654.050

      Low-Income Home Energy Assistance, administration of program, 422A.255

      Master plan for provision of human services, adoption, 232.320

      Maternal and child health services

             Program, administration, 442.130-442.170

             Social Security Act, designation as cooperative agency under, 442.120

      Medicaid (See also MEDICAID)

             Administration of program, 422.270, 422A.255

             Contracts for services, 422.406

             Drug Use Review Board, duties, 422.403

             Electronic submission of applications, provision of system, 422.2703

             List of preferred drugs, development, exclusions and restrictions, 422.4025

             Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee and Advisory Committee, duties, 422.4035-422.4055

             Prescription drug coverage, regulations, 422.406

             Silver State Health Insurance Exchange, duties, 695I.390

             State Plan, development, adoption and revision, 422.271-422.2723, 427A.255

      Medical Education Council of Nevada, cooperative agreements, 396.908

      Medical marijuana excise tax, duties, 372A.075

      Mental health services, responsibilities, 433C.130

      Nurses and nursing assistants, reports of misconduct, 632.472

      Older persons, duty to report abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation, immunity from liability, 200.5093, 200.5094, 200.5096

      Payments of money for services provided by state agencies, procedures, 353.146-353.148

      Pharmaceutical services, duties related to subsidies for

             Disabilities, persons with, 439.630, 439.705-439.795

             Senior citizens, 439.630-439.690

      Probate of wills, notices to Department, 136.100, 139.100, 155.020

      Problem gambling, duties, ch. 458A

      Public and Behavioral Health, Division of

             Abortions, regulations governing performance and reports, 442.260

             Abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation of older person or vulnerable person by licensee, receipt of report, 200.5095

             Addicts, rehabilitation and treatment programs, 453.600-453.730

             Administration of laws, 439.010

             Administrative Procedure Act, applicability, 233B.039

             Administrator

                   Appointment, 232.320

                   Arthritis Prevention and Control Program, Advisory Committee on the, duties, 439.503

                   Biennial report, 439.180

                   Children with special health care needs, duties, 442.210, 442.215

                   Classification, 433.244

                   Delegation of power, duty or function, 433.259

                   Deputies, appointment, 232.350

                   Education of persons with disabilities, member of Interagency Panel, 395.070

                   Food and Drugs, Commissioner of, appointment, 439.135, 585.200

                   Maternal and Child Health Services Program, duties, 442.160

                   Oral health advisory committee, duties, reports, 439.2792, 439.2794

                   Powers and duties generally, 232.340, 433.259, 439.130

                   Qualifications, 433.244

                   State Board of Health, Executive Officer, 439.070

                   Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee on the Prevention and Treatment of, duties, 439.492

                   Vital Statistics, State Registrar of, 440.110

                   Wellness and the Prevention of Chronic Disease, Advisory Council on the State Program for, duties, 439.518

             Adoption reports, duties, 127.157

             AIDS, duties concerning education program in prisons, 441A.240

             Alcohol abuse, duties, ch. 458

             Arthritis Prevention and Control Program, 439.501-439.507

             Autism spectrum disorders, duties, 427A.871-427A.880

             Aversive intervention and restraints, reports of violations, duties, 449.784, 449.786

             Background investigations, website for, 439.942-439.948

             Bedding and mattresses, enforcement of sanitation requirements, 444.030

             Behavioral Health, Commission on, nominations, 232.361

             Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Board, Nevada, representation, 408.573

             Birth control, duties, 442.080

             Birth defects and adverse birth outcomes, duties, 442.320

             Breast implants, preparation of informed consent forms, 449.750

             Cancer, duties, ch. 457

             Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, masks and face shields, applications for waiver of requirements, 439.255

             Chief Medical Officer

                   Anatomical Dissection, Committee on, member, 451.360

                   Appointment, 439.085

                   Barbers’ Health and Sanitation Board, State, member, 643.020

                   Birth defects and adverse birth outcomes, duties, 442.325

                   Bribes, acceptance unlawful, 583.543

                   Cancer, duties, 457.230, 457.265

                   Child care facilities, inspections, reports, 432A.180

                   Citations, authority to issue, 171.17751

                   Classification, 439.085

                   Communicable diseases, duties regarding regulations adopted by Board, 441A.120

                   Counties, reimbursements for certain services, exemptions, 439.4905

                   County health officers, appointment, 439.310

                   Dairy Commission, State, consultations, 584.073

                   District boards of health, appointment of members, 439.390

                   Driver’s licenses, appointment of medical boards to determine person’s physical or mental ability, 483.205

                   Duties generally, 439.130

                   Emergency response employees exposed to infectious disease, duties, 450B.375

                   Environmental Health Specialists, Board of Registered, member, 625A.030

                   Execution of death, consultations, 176.355

                   Exposure to biological, chemical or radiological agents, duties, reports, 441A.130, 441A.163

                   Facilities of Division, medical director responsible to, 433.262

                   Health, State Board of, supervisory powers, 439.150

                   Heart disease, newborns with critical congenital heart disease, receipt of reports, 442.680

                   Infants with preventable or inheritable disorders, duties, receipt of reports, 442.008

                   Infectious diseases, duties, reports, 441A.130, 441A.163, 441A.170

                   Inspectors of meat and poultry, authorizations, 583.448

                   Maternal and child health services, duties, 442.005, 442.160

                   Mausoleums, vaults and crypts, duties, 452.230

                   Medical Care Advisory Group, member, 422.153

                   Medical helicopters, approval of operation, 439A.104

                   Medical Laboratory Advisory Committee, member, 652.170

                   Nevada System of Higher Education, cooperation, 439.110

                    Outside employment prohibited, 439.110

                   Practice of medicine, restrictions, 439.130

                   Prison facilities, examinations and reports, 209.382

                   Public health emergencies, duties, 439.130, 439.970, 439.980

                   Qualifications, 439.095

                   Sanitation inspections of state and local facilities, duties, 444.330, 444.335

                   School pupils, physical examinations of, receipt of reports, duties, 392.420

                   Smoking restrictions, enforcement, 202.249, 202.2492, 202.24925

                   Wellness and the Prevention of Chronic Disease, Advisory Council on the State Program for, member, 439.518

             Chief Research and Statistical Analyst, creation and classification of position, 439A.086

             Child care, duties, 432A.040, 432A.080-432A.120

             Child care facilities, duties, 432A.131-432A.220

             Child support enforcement, Division of Welfare and Supportive Services may request information, 425.393

             Children, agreements for care and treatment, 433B.130, 433B.140

             Children with special health care needs, programs, 442.210-442.230

             Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Program, duties, 439.495, 439.496

             Commission on Behavioral Health, duties, 433.314

             Confidential information, authority to share, 232.357

             Contested cases, applicability of adjudication procedures, 622A.120

             Contracts

                   Business entities and individuals, 433.354, 435.465, 439.155

                   General hospitals or other institutions, 433.334

                   Governmental agencies, 433.354, 435.465, 439.155

                   Psychiatric mental health professionals, 433.344, 435.460

             Controlled substances, research and education programs, 453.155

             Cottage food operations, duties, 446.866

             Counties, reimbursements for certain services, exemptions, 439.4905

             County boards of health, supervision, 439.340

             County health officers, receipt of reports, 439.330

             Criminal defendants

                   Access to certain records of defendant, 178.453

                   Acquitted by reason of insanity, procedures following, 175.539, 178.467-178.469

                   Certification of persons who evaluate competency of defendant, duties, 178.417

                   Discharge or conditional release from facilities, reports, 178.468

                   Duties following court’s finding of incompetence, 178.450

                   Presentence or general investigation report, disclosure to Division, 176.156

                   Sheriff to deliver incompetent defendant to Administrator for detention and treatment, 178.425

                   Victim of crime to be notified of escape or release, 178.4715

                   Violations of conditional release, duties, 178.464

             Defibrillators, duties, 450B.600, 450B.610

             Dental Health Officer, State, appointment, 439.272

             Dental Hygienist, State Public Health, appointment, 439.279

             Dental hygienists, employment, 631.310

             Dental services for low-income persons, issuance of restricted license, 631.275

             Drug abuse, duties, ch. 458

             Early Childhood Advisory Council, Nevada, representation, 432A.076

             Emergency medical services, ch. 450B

             Employees and subordinate officers

                   Administrative officers, 435.411-435.413

                   Administrator, powers and duties generally, 433.254, 435.410

                   Appointment or removal, 239.008, 439.140

                   Autism spectrum disorders, early intervention services, duties, 427A.878

                   Bribes, acceptance unlawful, 583.543

                   Commission, right to submit information to or appear before, 433.327

                   English language, certain employees required to be proficient, 433.269, 435.420

                   Licensing or certification of certain employees, 433.265, 433.267, 435.415

             Enforcement authority, 439.170, 439.565, 439.570

             Environmental Health, Bureau of

                   Chief, member of Nevada Tahoe Regional Planning Agency Advisory Commission, 278.808

                   Water distribution systems, investigation of flood damages, 543.150

             Epilepsy, reports of cases, 439.270

             Family cemeteries, notice of location, 451.067

             Farm-to-fork events, duties, 446.869

             Federal money, acceptance and disbursement, 439.015

             Fees, establishment, 433.404, 433A.590, 435.495, 439.150

             Fetal alcohol syndrome

                   Gifts, grants and contributions, powers and duties, 442.425

                   Pregnant women referred to Division, confidentiality of information, 442.395

                   Public education program, development and implementation, 442.385

                   Receipt of reports, 442.400-442.410

                   Regulations, 442.415

                   System for monitoring syndrome, development and maintenance, 442.420

             Flood control districts, assistance in planning, 543.590

             Flood damage areas, cooperation with State Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, 232.150

             Fluoridation of water in larger counties, duties, 445A.055

             Food and drink establishments, duties, 446.842, 446.870-446.940

             Food, removal of diseased or unwholesome items, 583.010, 583.060, 583.070

             Frozen desserts, regulations, 584.099-584.107

             General improvement districts, assistance concerning drainage, sewage and refuse collection, 318.170

             Genetics program of Nevada System of Higher Education, establishment, 396.521-396.527

             Gifts, authority to accept, 433.395, 439.272, 439.279, 439.2794, 439.494, 439.496, 439.507, 439.525, 442.425, 453A.720

             Hearing screenings of newborns, receipt of reports, duties, 442.550, 442.590

             Hepatitis, identifying data concerning person with history of, 460.020

             Highly hazardous substances, duties, 459.382

             Highway Safety Act of 1966, duties, 223.200

             Hospitals

                   Consumer information program, notices of failure to submit data, 439A.230

                   Emergency services and care, investigation of violations, 439B.410

                   Failure to report practitioner changes or discipline, duties, 630.307, 633.533

                   Licensing, regulation and inspection, 439A.100, ch. 449

                   Nevada Health Facilities Assistance Act, 449.250-449.430

             Hotels and lodging places, health regulations, ch. 447

             Infants with preventable or inheritable disorders, duties, 442.008, 442.009

             Infections in medical facilities, duties, 439.873

             Infectious diseases, authority to receive and use financial aid, 441A.140

             Intellectual disabilities and related conditions, persons with (See also INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES AND RELATED CONDITIONS, PERSONS WITH)

                   Cooperation with governmental agencies and others, contracts for, 435.465

                   Inpatient care, contracts with general hospital or other institution, 435.455

                   Intellectual disability technicians, certification program, 435.425

                   Psychiatric mental health professionals, contracts with, 435.460

                   Regulations, 435.430-435.440

             Intermediary service organizations, 449.4304-449.4339

             Investigations

                   Medical facilities and related entities, 449.0307

                   Occupational and professional boards, joint investigations, 622.315

                   Violations of law, 439.160

             Jury duty, exemptions, 6.020

             Justice, Advisory Commission on the Administration of, Subcommittee on Medical Use of Marijuana, representation, 176.01247

             Local health officers, supervision, 439.160

             Local health officers, supervision and control, receipt of reports, 439.480, 439.550

             Mammography (See Radiation machines, this subhead)

             Marijuana, medical use of, 372A.075, ch. 453A

             Marriage certificates, duties, 440.595

             Maternal and child health services, duties, 442.120-442.170

             Mausoleums, vaults and crypts, duties, 452.210, 452.230, 452.240

             Meat and poultry inspection, responsibilities, 583.255-583.555

             Meat, primal cuts to carry approved stamp, 583.040

             Medical Examiners, Board of, receipt of reports, 630.133, 630.30665, 630.307

             Medical facilities and related entities

                   Health facilities, approval of certain construction projects, 439A.100

                   Regulation, ch. 449

             Medical laboratories, powers and duties, 228.091, ch. 622, ch. 652

             Meetings (See also MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

                   Audio or video teleconferences, notices, requirements, 622.340

                   Open Meeting Law, applicability, 622.320

                   Out-of-state meetings, restrictions, 622.350

             Mental health consortia, representation, 433B.333

             Mental health services (See also MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES)

                   Community mental health services, administration, 433C.140

             Motels and lodging places, health regulations, ch. 447

             Nevada Conference of County Community Mental Health Programs, duties, 433C.350

             Nursing assistants and medication aides - certified

                   Advisory Committee on Nursing Assistants and Medication Aides, representation of Division, 632.072

                   Review of personnel files, 449.247

                   Training programs, list to be provided, 632.127

             Occupational health, consultation with Division of Industrial Relations, 618.315

             Offenders, access to medical or mental health records, 209.3515

             Ophthalmia neonatorum, duties, 442.080

             Oral Health, Advisory Committee on the State Program for, 439.2791-439.2794

             Osteopathic Medicine, State Board of, receipt of reports, 633.524

             Out-of-school recreation programs, 432A.600-432A.650

             Outdoor your programs, 432A.320-432A.560

             Patient safety, receipt of reports, duties, 439.800-439.890, 630.133, 632.121, 633.283

             Peace officer powers of forensic technicians and correctional officers, 289.240

             Physician Visa Waiver Program, 439A.130-439A.185

             Physicians

                   Anesthesia services in offices or certain other facilities, duties, 449.442-449.448

                   Medical facility’s failure to report changes or discipline, duties, 630.307, 633.533

                   Operators of medical laboratories, registration, 652.235

             Poultry regulations, 583.080

             Prevention of sickness and disease, 439.170

             Prisoners, administration of therapeutic communities and after care programs, 209.4236-209.4238

             Psychiatrists working in mental health centers, duties, 630.262, 633.417

             Public accommodations, enforcement of health regulations, 447.190, 447.200

             Radiation control agency, state, designation and duties, 459.010-459.290

             Radiation machines

                   Mammography, fines for violations involving machines, 457.187

                   Registration applicants, duties, 459.035

             Regulations generally, ch. 233B

             School pupils

                   Epinephrine administered by school personnel, receipt of reports, 388.421

                   Immunization of pupils, receipt of reports, forms, 392.435

                   Physical examinations, duties, 392.420

             Search and Rescue, Board of, membership, 414.170

             Sexually transmitted diseases, duties, 441A.240-441A.330

             Shellfish containers to carry approved stamp, 583.020

             Smoking

                   Restrictions, enforcement, 202.249, 202.2492

                   Signs regarding effect of smoking during pregnancy, duties, 442.340

                   Tobacco, programs for prevention, reduction or treatment of use, funding, 439.630

             Special health care needs, services for children with, duties, 442.190-442.217

             State Board of Health (See HEALTH, STATE BOARD OF)

             State institutions, inspection, 444.330

             Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee for the Prevention and Treatment of, 439.491-439.494

             Subdivision of land, notice of certain approvals, 704.6672

             Sudden infant death syndrome, report, 440.437

             Surgical centers for ambulatory patients, notice of failure to provide information, 439A.250

             Surveillance system of Centers for Disease Control, duties, 439.847

             Swimming pools and bathhouses, regulation, 444.065-444.120

             Tax on intoxicating liquor, allocation, 369.174, 458.097, 458.098

             Temporary advances from State General Fund, 353.349

             Tobacco, programs for prevention, reduction or treatment of use, funding, 439.630

             Trauma treatment, duties, 450B.237

             Tuberculosis, control, prevention and treatment, 441A.340-441A.400

             Uniform compliance with provisions of law, duty to enforce, 439.160

             Uniform Plumbing Code adopted by local governments, filing, 444.420

             Uranium and thorium mills, duties, 459.310, 459.320

             Veterans’ services, county offices for, cooperative agreements, 244.406

             Violations of statutes or regulations, initiation of prosecutions, 439.565, 439.570

             Voluntary health care services, duties, 629.400-629.490

             Volunteers at facilities for inpatients, industrial insurance coverage, 616A.205

             Wellness and the Prevention of Chronic Disease, State Program for, 439.514-439.525

      Public assistance activities and services, duties, 232.353, 422.270, 422A.255

      Public schools, consultations regarding use of cleaning products, 386.4195

      Public Works - Compliance and Code Enforcement Section, consultations with Deputy Administrator, 341.100, 449.345

      Records, 237.370, ch. 239

      Records official, designation, duties, 239.008

      Rehabilitation of youthful offenders, duties concerning special programs, 62G.420, 62G.440, 62G.450, 62G.470

      Rheumatic fever, cooperative agreements for diagnosis and treatment, 442.230

      Social Security Act, designated agency for health matters, 439.150

      Sovereign immunity waived, 41.0305-41.039

      Speech pathologists employed by, licensing laws inapplicable, 637B.080

      State Public Defender (See PUBLIC DEFENDERS)

      Subrogation of rights of Medicaid recipients, 422.293-422.293005

      Suicide Fatalities, Committee to Review, 432B.290, 439.5102-439.5108, 440.170

      Suicide Prevention, Statewide Program for, 439.511-439.513

      Supplemental Security Income Program, duties, 422A.255

      Surgical centers for ambulatory patients, consumer information program, 439A.200-439A.290

      Transfer of functions of state agencies and local governments, regulations, 353.203

      Trusts, notice on death of settlor of nontestamentary trust, 164.025

      Vulnerable persons, duty to report abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation, immunity from liability, 200.50935, 200.5094, 200.5096

      Welfare and Supportive Services, Division of

             Administrative duties, 422A.335

             Administrator

                   Appointment, 232.320

                   Executive Officer of Division, 422A.160

                   Fiscal responsibilities, 422A.170

                   Oaths, authority to administer, 422A.180

                   Outside employment prohibited, 232.340

                   Qualifications, 422A.155

                   Regulations (See also Regulations, this subhead)

                          Adoption, general authority, 422A.185

                   Reports, duties generally, 422A.165

                   Subpoenas, authority to issue, 422A.180

                   Unclassified service, 232.340

             Attorney General, legal adviser, 422A.270

             Budget, 422A.170

             Business entities and individuals, contracts for cooperation with, 422A.252

             Child support

                   Court orders, receipt of information, 125B.055

                   Domestic violence protective orders, duties, 33.035

                   Enforcement of obligations, 31.295, ch. 31A, ch. 425

                   Interstate Family Support Act, duties, 130.102, 130.310

                   Payments pursuant to temporary orders for support, receipt, 3.405

                   Reports, receipt, forms, 125B.160

             Communications disability, party or witness with, services of interpreter, 422A.290

             Confidentiality of records, files and communications, 232.357, 422A.320

             Contested cases, 422A.275-422A.300

             Criminal history records, receipt upon request, 179A.100

             Dependent children, support of, ch. 425

             Deposit of money received for certain programs, 422A.235

             Directory of newly hired employees, duties, ch. 606

             Divorce decrees, receipt of social security numbers of parties, 125.230

             Domestic violence victims, duties, 422A.350

             Emergency assistance to needy families with children, distribution of money for purposes of housing, 319.510

             Employees

                   Administrator, authority, 422A.175

                   Assault or battery of employee making home visit, penalty, 200.471, 200.481

                   Educational leave, stipends for, 281.150

                   Records official, appointment, duties, 239.008

             Employment Security Division, disclosure of information, 612.265

             Energy assistance programs, duties, 702.250-702.280

             Expedited application for treatment or services for certain persons, duties, 422A.370

             Federal Government

                   Adoption of state plans required as condition of receipt of federal money, duties, 232.353, 422A.260

                   Contracts or agreements with, 422A.250, 422A.252

                   Cooperation with, 422A.195, 422A.252

                   Reports in compliance with federal legislation, 422A.165

                   Social Security Act and federal aid, acceptance, 422A.240, 422A.245

             Forms of reports and records, prescribing, 422A.305

             Gaming Commission or Control Board, provision of information to Division, 463.335

             Gifts or grants

                   Authority to accept, 353.335-353.339

                   Gift and Cooperative Account, deposits, use, 422A.340

                   Grants Management Advisory Committee, 232.383-232.387

             Health insurance, notices regarding enrollment of child, 31A.350

             Immunization of children as condition of receiving benefits, duties, 422A.355

             Industrial insurance, disclosure of confidential information, 616B.012

             Legislative appropriations, receipt and disbursement, 422A.230

             Organization, 422A.175

             Paternity

                   Access to affidavits of acknowledgment, 440.325

                   Reports, receipt, forms, 125B.160

             Regulations

                   Administrative Procedure Act inapplicable, 233B.039

                   Authority to adopt, 422A.185

                   Federal aid, acceptance, 422A.245

                   Procedure for adoption, amendment or repeal, 422A.190

                   Support of dependent children, 425.365

                   Temporary assistance for needy families, 422A.550, 422A.560

             Relatives’ financial liability, investigation, enforcement, 422A.460, 422A.470

             Reports, 422A.165

             Standards of service, 422A.175

             State Plans for certain programs, compliance required, 232.353, 422A.260

             Supplemental Nutrition Assistance, crimes involving, notice of sentencing to Division, 207.340

             Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, general powers and duties, 422A.525

             Termination of parental rights of recipients of assistance, notice of hearing, 128.060

             Voter registration agency, designation, duties, prohibited acts, 293.504-293.505

HEALTH AUTHORITIES (See HEALTH, LOCAL BOARDS AND OFFICERS; HEALTH, STATE BOARD OF)

HEALTH CARE FINANCING AND POLICY, DIVISION OF (See HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF)

HEALTH CARE RECORDS (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

HEALTH CARE, RESTRAINING COSTS OF

      Child health care programs, program to increase awareness of availability, 422.385, 439B.350-439B.370

      Compliance with Federal laws required, 439B.450

      Definitions, 439B.010-439B.150

      Fees to cover costs of carrying out laws, 449.465

      Hospitals

             Billed charges, maintenance and use of uniform list, 439B.400

             Civil penalties, 439B.420-439B.440, 439B.500

             Discharge forms, contents and disclosure of information, 449.485

             Emergency care, provision of services required, 439B.410

             Examinations and audits, 439B.430, 439B.440

             Major hospitals, reduction of billed charges, 439B.260

             Prohibited acts, 439B.420, 439B.430

             Transfer of emergency patients limited, 439B.410

             Violations, penalty, 439B.500

      Indigent patients, care of

             Appeal of determination of indigent status, 439B.330

             Applicability, 439B.300

             Assessment against hospital for failure to fulfill minimum obligation, 439B.340

             Discharge forms

                   Contents, 439B.330

                   County commissioners to maintain record of, 439B.320

             Hospital required to provide proportionate share, 439B.320

             Legislative findings and declarations, 439B.300

             Reimbursement of hospitals, 439B.320-439B.340

             Report on patients treated, verification, 439B.340

             Standards of eligibility, 439B.310

      Insurance, limitations on deductibles and copayments, 689B.061, 695B.185, 695D.205

      Insurer and health facility, prohibited transactions, 680A.320

      Legislative Committee on Health Care

             Creation, 439B.200

             Fee imposed for support of Committee, 449.465

             Licensing boards, review of regulations, 439B.225

             Meetings, 439B.210

             Members, 439B.200, 439B.210

             Officers, 439B.200

             Powers, 439B.220

             Vacancies, 439B.200

      Planning for the provision of health care, ch. 439A

      Purposes of laws, 439B.160

HEALTH CLUBS

      Actions against organizations, 598.0999, 598.9474

      Advertising

             False or misleading representations, 598.952

             Registration and security required to advertise services, 598.946

      Agent for service of process, 598.944

      Applicability of laws, 598.942

      Closure of club, election of remedies, 598.956

      Contracts

             Automatic renewal of contract prohibited, 598.948

             Cancellation, 598.950, 598.954

             Requirements, 598.948

             Rescission, 598.958, 598.960

             Suspension and extension, 598.954, 598.956

             Void contracts, 598.952

             Waiver of buyer’s rights prohibited, 598.962

      Deceptive trade practices, 598.0903-598.0999

      Defibrillators, placement, 450B.620

      Definitions, 598.940-598.9418

      Disability of buyer during term of contract, rights, 598.954

      False or misleading representations prohibited, 598.952

      Noncompliance with laws, correction of violations, 598.960

      Place of business, rights of buyer on relocation, 598.958

      Pre-sales

             Definition, 598.9417

             Security requirements, 598.946

      Quarterly reports of membership, 598.946

      Refunds

            Cancellation of contract, 598.950, 598.954

             Closure of club, 598.956

             Deceptive trade practices, 598.092

             Noncompliance with laws by club, 598.960

             Nondeposit of security for refunds, notice and acknowledgments, 598.946

             Transfer of club’s obligations or relocation of place of business, 598.958

      Registration

             Application, 598.947

             Fees, 598.947

             Issuance of certificate, 598.947

             Required before advertising or conducting business, 598.944, 598.946

             Security, 598.946-598.9476

             Transfer or assignment prohibited, 598.947

      Transfer of club’s obligations to another club, rights of buyer, 598.958

      Violations

             Civil and criminal penalties, 598.0999

             Constitute deceptive trade practice, 598.966

             Correction, 598.960

             Remedies nonexclusive, 598.966

             Suspension of privilege to do business, 598.0999

HEALTH FACILITIES (See COUNTY HOSPITALS; HOSPITALS; MEDICAL FACILITIES AND RELATED ENTITIES)

HEALTH FACILITIES ASSISTANCE ACT, NEVADA

      Construction of facilities, plans and financing, 449.250-449.430

HEALTH INFORMATION EXCHANGE SYSTEM

      Breach of confidentiality, 439.590, 439.591

      Certification, regulations, 439.588

      Complaints, procedures, 439.590

      Contracts, authority, 439.587, 439.588

      Controlled substance prescriptions, transmittal, requirements, 453.385

      Dangerous drug prescriptions, transmittal, requirements, 454.223

      Definitions, 439.581-439.586

      Digital signatures law inapplicable, 719.140

      Electronic Transactions Act inapplicable, 719.200

      Establishment, 439.587

      Gifts and grants, authority to accept, 439.587, 439.588

      Governing entity and governing body, 439.588

      Immunities from liability, 439.593, 439.594

      Participation, 439.590, 439.591

      Prohibited acts, penalty, 439.590

      Security of personal information, certain laws inapplicable, 603A.100

      Standards, adoption, 439.589

      State authority, designation, duties generally, 439.587

      State Board of Pharmacy, consultations, 439.587

      Unfair trade practices, exemption from laws, 439.595

      Writing and signature requirements, deemed compliance, 439.592

HEALTH INSURANCE (See INSURANCE)

HEALTH, LOCAL BOARDS AND OFFICERS

      AIDS

             Education program in prisons, duties, 441A.240

             Report of presence in school district, 441A.190

      Air pollution control, 445B.275, 445B.500-445B.540

      Bedding and mattresses, duties, 444.030

      Biological, chemical or radiological agents

             Investigation of exposures, 441A.163-441A.169

             Regulations and procedures, receipt of information, 441A.130

      Chief Medical Officer, supervisory powers, 439.150

      Children’s camps, licensing and regulation, 444.220-444.320

      Citations, authority to issue, 171.17751

      City boards of health

             Abolishment, 439.440

             Creation, 266.330, 439.420

             Ethics in Government Law, Nevada, ch. 281A

             Fees, 439.470

             Injunctive relief, 439.565

             Isolation hospital, establishment and maintenance, 439.470

             Members, 439.430

             Nuisances, abatement, 439.470

             Powers and duties, 439.470

             Quarantine of dangerous diseases, 439.470

             Re-establishment, 439.450

             Regulations, 439.460

             Sanitary conditions, duty to oversee, 439.460

             Termination, 439.362, 439.380, 439.385

      City health officers

             Abolishment of office, 439.440

             Appointment, 439.430

             Compensation, 439.430

             Ethics in Government Law, Nevada, ch. 281A

             Local health regulations, enforcement, 439.480

             Re-establishment of office, 439.450

      Coercion respecting membership in certain organizations prohibited, 281.400

      Construction and labor camps, inspection and supervision, 444.130-444.200

      Cottage food operations, duties, 446.866

      County boards of health

             Air pollution control, 445B.500-445B.540

             Ethics in Government Law, Nevada, ch. 281A

             Fees, 439.360

             General improvement districts, approval of projects, 318.170

             Injunctive relief, 439.565

            Isolation hospital, establishment and maintenance, 439.360

             Members, 439.280

             Nuisances, abatement, 439.360

             Officers, 439.280, 439.320

             Paramedics, employment, 450.480

             Powers and duties, 439.360

             Quarantine of dangerous diseases, 439.360

             Regulations, 439.350

             Reports to Division of Public and Behavioral Health, 439.340

             Sanitary conditions, duty to oversee, 439.350

             Supervision by Division of Public and Behavioral Health, 439.340

             Termination, 439.362, 439.380, 439.383

      County health department, inclusion or withdrawal of city, 439.440, 439.450

      County health officers

             Appointment, 439.290, 439.310

             Cancer diagnosis, treatment and cure, enforcement of regulations, 457.190

             Chair, county board of health, 439.280

             Compensation, 439.300

             County physician, health officer may be, 439.320

             Deputies, appointment, compensation and reports, 439.330

             Emergency Medical Services, Committee on, ex officio members, 450B.151

             Ethics in Government Law, Nevada, ch. 281A

             Executive officer, county board of health, 439.320

             Local health regulations, enforcement, 439.480

             Qualifications, 439.290

             Term of office, 439.290

             Vacancy in office, 439.310

             Vital statistics, collection, 440.190

      District boards of health

             Air pollution control, duties, 445B.275, 445B.500-445B.540

             Applicability of laws, 439.361, 439.369

             Budget, financial support, 439.365

             Clinical programs to be under direction of physician, 439.368, 439.400

             Controlled substance remediation, duties, 439.4797

             Creation, 268.420, 439.362, 439.370

             Emergency medical services, ch. 450B

             Ethics in Government Law, Nevada, ch. 281A

             Health district fund, creation, sources, 439.363, 439.367

             Health hazards, regulation, 439.479

             Injunctive relief, 439.565

             Insects and rats, control and abatement, 439.471-439.479

             Meetings, 439.364

             Members, 439.362, 439.390

             Nuisances, control and abatement, 439.366, 439.410, 439.471-439.479

             Paramedics, employment, 450.480

             Powers generally, 439.366, 439.367, 439.410

             Regulations, general authority, 439.366, 439.410, 439.479

             Rental dwelling units, regulation, 439.479

             Sanitary conditions, regulation, 439.366, 439.410

             Sewage disposal, regulation of residential individual systems, 444.650

             Solid waste management systems, 444.440-444.620

             Supersession of city, county and town boards of health, 439.362, 439.380-439.385

             Tobacco, programs for prevention, reduction or treatment of use, funding, 439.630

             Trauma centers, duties, 450B.237

             Waste tires, regulation of management and disposal facilities, 444.505-444.509

             Water systems, regulation, 445A.800-445A.955

      District health departments

             Creation and composition, 268.420, 439.362, 439.370

             Inclusion of city, 268.420, 439.440

             Withdrawal of city, 439.450

      District health officers

             Appointment, qualifications, 439.368, 439.400

             Communicable diseases, investigation and reports, 441A.150-441A.170, 450B.375

             Creation of office, 439.362, 439.370

             Ethics in Government Law, Nevada, ch. 281A

             Garbage and refuse, issuance of citation for unlawful disposal, 444.630

             Local health regulations, enforcement, 439.480

             Powers, 439.368, 439.400

             Quarantine of dangerous diseases, 441A.160

             Salary, 439.368

      Do-not-resuscitate identification, duties, 450B.490, 450B.520

      Emergency services generally (See EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES)

      Enforcement of laws and regulations, duties, 439.550, 439.560

      Farm-to-fork events, duties, 446.869

      Food establishments, regulation, ch. 446

      Garbage

             Solid waste disposal, regulations, 444.580

             Unlawful disposal, enforcement of laws, 444.621-444.645

      Hepatitis, dissemination of identifying data, confidentiality, 460.020

      Infants with preventable or inheritable disorders, receipt of reports, 442.008

      Infectious diseases

            Information on regulations and procedures, receipt, 441A.130

             Injunctive relief, 441A.900

             Investigations, 441A.160-441A.169

             Performance of duties set forth in regulations, 441A.120

      Lead, receipt of reports of blood tests, 442.700

      Local Government Purchasing Act, applicability, 332.015

      Medical review committees, access to autopsy records, 450B.870

      Meetings, ch. 241

      Neglect of duty, penalties, 439.580

      Ophthalmia neonatorum, duties, 442.040, 442.070

      Public accommodations, enforcement of health regulations, ch. 447

      Public and Behavioral Health, Division of, supervisory powers, 439.160

      Public health emergencies, 439.950-439.983

      Public water systems, duties, 445A.800-445A.955

      Quarantine for dangerous diseases, 439.360, 439.470, 441A.510-441A.590

      Records, ch. 239

      Recycling and disposal of solid waste, programs, reports, 444A.040, 444A.050

      Sanitation and safety of institutions, powers, 444.335

      Sewage and wastewater facilities, approval of plans, 244A.503

      Sewage, enforcement of laws on unlawful disposal, 444.621-444.645

      Sexually transmitted diseases, duties, 441A.240-441A.330

      Smoking

             Restrictions, enforcement, 202.249, 202.2492, 202.24925

             Signs regarding effect of smoking during pregnancy, duties, 442.340

             Tobacco, programs for prevention, reduction or treatment of use, funding, 439.630

      Solid waste disposal, regulations, 444.580

      Sovereign immunity waived, 41.0305-41.039

      State Board of Health, supervisory powers, 439.150, 439.200

      Subdivision of land, review and certification of maps or plans, 278.335, 278.377

      Swimming pools and bathhouses, regulation, 444.065-444.120

      Town boards of health

             Establishment, 269.190

             Termination, 439.385

      Tuberculosis, control, prevention and treatment, 441A.340-441A.400

      Vital statistics, local administration, 440.190-440.260

      Wellness and the Prevention of Chronic Disease, Advisory Council on the State Program for, representation, 439.518

HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS

      Accounting principles, use, 695C.145

      Administrators of health insurance programs

             Contracts, requirements, 683A.0851

             Schedule of payments, provision to health care providers, 683A.405

      Advertising, false or misleading, 695C.300

      Agents, licensing, 695C.280

      Annual statements, filing, 680A.270, 680A.280, 680B.010, 695C.210

      Applicability of laws, 695C.050-695C.057

      Arbitration of disputes, 695C.265, 695C.267

      Assessments, 449.465, 679B.700, 680B.070, 695C.055

      Bond required, waiver, 695C.270

      Brokers, licensing, 695C.280

      Cancellation, alteration or nonrenewal of policy by insurer

             Grounds, 695C.300

             Notice, 687B.420

      Capital expenditures, application fee, approval, 439A.081, 439A.100

      Cease and desist orders, 695C.350

      Certificates of authority

             Application, 695C.060-695C.080

             Denial, 695C.090, 695C.100, 695C.340

             Fees, 680B.010, 680C.110, 695C.230

             Issuance, 439A.100, 695C.090

             Requirement, 695C.060

             Suspension or revocation, 695C.185, 695C.330, 695C.340

      Charges, filing of schedule, 695C.180, 695C.200

      Children, enrollment pursuant to court order, 31A.350, 608.1576, 695C.165-695C.169

      Children’s Health Insurance Program, applicability of laws, 695C.050

      Chiropractors, reimbursement for treatment, 695C.178

      Claims

             Approval or denial, 695C.185, 695G.230

             Domestic violence involvement as sole basis for denial prohibited, 695C.203

             Interest on late payments, 695C.128, 695C.185

             Intoxication or drug use as sole basis for denial, restrictions, 695C.205

             Schedule for payment, 695C.187

      Complaint resolution system, 695C.260, 695G.200-695G.230, 695G.245, 695G.300

      Consumer health assistance (See CONSUMER HEALTH ASSISTANCE, OFFICE FOR)

      Consumer protection program, 679B.510-679B.560

      Continuation of coverage, 695C.1707

      Coverage requirements

             Acupuncture treatment, 695C.1765

             Alcohol abuse treatment, 687B.404

             Alcohol and drug abuse counselors, treatment by, 695C.1789

             Autism, 695C.1717

             Cancer treatment, 695C.1693, 695C.1733, 695C.17335

             Children, newborn, adopted or placed for adoption, 695C.173

             Clinical professional counselors, treatment by, 695C.1773

             College students, 687B.406

             Colorectal cancer screening, 695C.1731

             Continuation of coverage after termination of contract, 695C.1691

             Contraception, drugs or devices, 695C.1694, 695C.1695

             Diabetes, management and treatment, 695C.1727

             Drug abuse treatment, 687B.404

             Gynecological and obstetrical services, 695C.1713

             Hormone replacement therapy, 695C.1694, 695C.1695

             Hospice care, 695C.176

             Human papillomavirus vaccine, 695C.1745

             Inherited metabolic diseases, 695C.1723

             Mammograms and cytologic screening tests, 695C.1735

             Marriage and family therapy, 695C.1773

             Mastectomies, prosthetic devices and reconstructive surgery, 695C.171

             Medical transportation providers, reimbursement, 695C.1795

             Medical use of marijuana, coverage not required, 453A.800

             Mental illness, 687B.404

             Nurses, treatment by, 695C.179

             Podiatric physicians, treatment by, 695C.1783

             Pregnancy, complications, 695C.172

             Prescription drugs, 695C.1703, 695C.1734

             Prostate cancer screening, 695C.1751

             Psychologists, treatment by, 695C.177

             Social workers, treatment by, 695C.1775

             TMJ syndrome, 695C.1755

             Totally disabled, enrollees who are, leave without pay, 695C.1709

      Definitions, 695C.030, 695C.161

      Dental care, limitation on rates for coverage, 686B.125

      Dental care, organizations for, provisions inapplicable, 695D.090

      Disciplinary proceedings, 695C.185, 695C.330-695C.350

      Discontinued policy or coverage, replacement, 695C.1705

      Doing business without authority prohibited, remedies, 679B.227, 685B.030, 685B.035, 695C.060

      Electronic data transfers, 679B.136, 679B.138

      Enrollment, open, annual, 695C.250

      Establishment, 695C.060

      Evidence of coverage

             Approval of form, 695C.170, 695C.190, 695C.200

             Contents, 695C.170-695C.1795

             Deceptive contents prohibited, 695C.300

             Issuance to enrollee required, 695C.170

      Examination of books, records and description of services offered, 695C.240, 695C.310-695C.317

      External review of adverse determinations, duties, 695C.260

      Federally qualified health centers, contracts with, 422.273, 695C.123

      Fiduciary responsibilities of financial officer, 695C.150

      Fines, 695C.210, 695C.350

      Foreign corporations, eligibility to establish, 695C.060

      Forms and schedules, approval, 687B.120, 695C.170-695C.200

      Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act, compliance, 687B.402

      Genetic tests, restrictions on use, 695C.207

      Governing body, composition and duties, 695C.110

      Health care providers

             Contract, modification, 695C.125

             Credentials, acquisition of information, 629.095, 695C.125

             List of providers, fee for inclusion prohibited, 695C.125

             Medicaid, unlawful acts by providers, 422.450-422.590

             Medical examination of patient by insurer, notice of serious condition, 687B.450

             Optometrists

                   Division of fees, 636.301

                   Permit to provide services required, 636.347

             Schedule of payments, receipt, 695C.125

      Health savings accounts, offering of policies, 695C.201

      Hearings, 695C.340, 695C.350

      Industrial injuries, payments made on behalf of employee, reimbursement, 616C.138

      Injunctive relief, 695C.350

      Insurance companies, contracts with, 695C.290

      Insurance law, applicability, 695C.145

      Investment of money, 695C.160

      Legislative declaration, 695C.020

      Managed care

             Applicability of laws, 695C.055

             Medicaid recipients, contracts for services, 695C.128

             Regulation generally, ch. 695G

      Medicaid

             Applicability of laws, 695C.050

             Contracts for services to recipients, 695C.128

             Establishment, development and implementation of managed care program, 422.273

             Required and prohibited acts in relation to eligibility, 695C.163

             Unlawful acts by providers, 422.450-422.590

      Medical discount plans, ch. 695H

      Medical evaluations of insureds, arbitration of disputes concerning, 695C.265

      Medical examinations, notice of detection of serious condition, 687B.450

      Medical savings accounts, offering of plan to small employers, 695C.325

      Medical use of marijuana, coverage not required, 453A.800

      Modification of operation, approval, 695C.140

      Name, designation as insurance company prohibited, 695C.300

      Open enrollment, 695C.250

      Optometrists (See Health care providers, this heading)

      Organ transplant drugs, notice regarding changes, 687B.408

      Participation by enrollees in determination of program content, 695C.110

      Penalties for violations, 439A.310, 679A.180, 679B.130, 695C.350

      Persons providing coverage subject to regulation, 685B.120-685B.190

      Physicians (See also Health care providers, this heading)

             Licensing laws inapplicable to HMO’s, 695C.050

      Portability of coverage, applicability of laws, 695C.057

      Powers, 695C.120, 695C.130

      Preexisting conditions, affiliation period authorized, 689B.500, 689C.190

      Prohibited practices, 695C.1694, 695C.1695, 695C.300

      Provider-sponsored organizations, regulation, 695C.275

      Public Employees’ Benefits Program, contracts, 287.0434

      Public inspection of applications, filings and reports, 695C.220

      Readability of policies, 687B.122-687B.130

      Regulations, 695C.130, 695C.140, 695C.275, 695C.280

      Rehabilitation, liquidation or conservation, 695C.320

      Replacement policies, 695C.1705

      Reports required, 695C.210, 695C.230

      Reserves, 681B.080, 681B.270

      Schedules and forms, approval, 687B.120, 695C.170-695C.200

      Small employers, health insurance, ch. 689C

      State Board of Health

             Annual report, copy filed with, 695C.210

             Applications, evaluation, 695C.080

             Disciplinary proceedings, participation, 695C.340

             Examination of quality of health care services, 695C.310

      Summary of coverage, provision to Commissioner and insureds, 695C.193, 695C.195

      Taxation, 679B.227, 680B.025-680B.060, 695C.055, 695C.230

      Trade practice laws, applicability, 695C.055

      Uniform claim forms and billing codes, use, 679B.138

      Utilization review, agents who perform, 683A.375-683A.379

      Violations, penalties, 439A.310, 679A.180, 679B.130, 695C.350

HEALTH, MATERNAL AND CHILD

      Abortion (See ABORTION)

      Abuse or neglect of children (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

      Adverse birth outcomes, statewide system for collection and analysis of information, 440.170, 442.300-442.330, 629.171

      Advisory Board on Maternal and Child Health

             Audit by Legislative Auditor, 232B.235

             Creation, 442.133

             Meetings, ch. 241, 442.135

             Members, 232A.020, 442.133, 442.135

             Purpose, 442.137

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of Board, 232B.220-232B.250

      AIDS, testing of pregnant women and newborns, 442.600-442.660

      Availability of health care services, program to increase awareness, 422.385, 439B.350-439B.370

      Birth defects (See BIRTH DEFECTS)

      Bisphenol A in containers, prohibited acts, 597.985, 597.990

      Blindness, prevention

             Germicide to be instilled in eyes of newborns, 442.050, 442.060

             Indigent persons, treatment at public expense, 442.040

             Local health officers, duties, 442.040, 442.070

             Ophthalmia neonatorum defined, 442.030

             Public and Behavioral Health, Division of, duties, 442.080

             State Board of Health, regulations, 442.085

             Unlawful acts, penalties, 442.110

      Breast feeding, exemption from lewdness laws, 201.210, 201.220, 201.232

      Cigarette smoking during pregnancy, retailers to post signs regarding health hazards, 202.2493, 442.340

      Cribs, Infant Crib Safety Act, 597.712-597.7128

      Drug Exposure, Office of Statewide Coordinator for Children Who Are Endangered by, creation, duties, 228.700-228.720

      Family resource centers, ch. 430A

      Federal programs, Division of Public and Behavioral Health designated as cooperative agency for, 442.120

      Fetal alcohol syndrome (For specific provisions, see FETAL ALCOHOL SYNDROME)

             Generally, 442.385-442.425

      Genetics program of Nevada System of Higher Education, 396.521-396.527

      Hearing screenings of newborns

             Brochures, preparation and distribution, 442.590

             Definitions, 442.500-442.530

             Diagnostic evaluation, recommendation, 442.570

             Discharge without screening, restrictions, 442.540

             Lead physician or audiologist, designation and duties, 442.580

             Medical records, inclusion of information, 442.550, 442.560

             Objection by parent or guardian, 442.560

             Persons authorized to conduct screenings, 442.530, 442.550

             Reports to Division of Public and Behavioral Health and Governor, 442.550

      Heart disease, examination of newborns for critical congenital heart disease, 442.680

      Hospital stay following childbirth, insurance coverage, 689A.0425, 689B.520, 689C.194

      Inheritable disorders, testing infants for, 442.008, 442.009, 629.151, 629.171

      Insurance coverage for newborns

             Health maintenance organizations, 695C.1723, 695C.173

             Individual or group policies, 689A.0423, 689A.043, 689B.033, 689B.0353

             Nonprofit hospital or medical service corporations, 695B.1923, 695B.193

      Intensive care of newborns, approval of service required, 449.087

      Lead levels, blood tests, 442.700

      Maternal and Child Health Services Program

             Administration, 442.130

             Duties of Administrator of Division of Public and Behavioral Health, 442.160

             Financial administration, 442.170

             Purposes, 442.130

             State plan, regulations, required provisions, 442.140-442.153

      Medicaid, use of excess money to provide health care services to uninsured children, 422.385

      Medical bill, property exempt from execution on judgment for, 21.095

      Medical malpractice (For general provisions, see MALPRACTICE)

             Good Samaritan Law, 41.505, 41.506

             Insurance, grants to subsidize, 396.905, 442.119-442.1198

             Limitation of actions, 41A.097

      Nevada Shaken Baby Syndrome Awareness Week, designation and proclamation, 236.070

      Newborn child delivered to provider of emergency services, 128.097, 432B.390, 432B.630

      Obstetrical access program, use of money, 396.905

      Ophthalmia neonatorum, 442.030-442.110

      Perinatal care, establishment of standards, 442.007

      Pregnant women

             Blood tests, requirements and exception, 442.010, 442.020, 442.640

             Good Samaritan Law, 41.505, 41.506

             Health insurance coverage

                   Group policies, 689B.0303, 689B.031, 689B.260

                   Health maintenance organizations, 695C.1691, 695C.1713-695C.172

                   Individual policies, 689A.04036, 689A.0413, 689A.042

                   Managed care organizations, 695G.164

                   Nonprofit hospital or medical service corporations, 695B.192

             Indigents, establishment of prenatal care program, 422.287

             Juvenile detention facilities, use of restraints restricted, 62B.230, 63.185

             Maternity leave, 613.335

             Prisons or jails, use of restraints restricted, 209.376, 211.155

             Syphilis, treatment required, 442.010, 442.020

      Prenatal illegal substance abuse

             Action upon receipt of report, 432B.260

             Child in need of protection, when deemed, 432B.330

             Child welfare services, agencies which provide, authority to share information with state or local agencies, 432B.170

             Method of making reports, contents, 432B.230

             Notification and referral, 432B.220

             Reports to Central Registry, 432B.310

             Temporary detention of child, 432B.400

      Preventable disorders, testing infants for, 442.008, 442.009, 629.151, 629.171

      Provider of health care or other services, definition, 442.003

      Rheumatic fever, cooperative agreements concerning, 442.230

      Social Security Act programs, Division of Public and Behavioral Health designated cooperative agency, 442.120

      Special health care needs, services for children with

             Administration, 442.180

             Authorization required before services provided, 442.217

             Cooperative agreements for discovery, diagnosis and treatment, 442.230

             Duties of Administrator of Division of Public and Behavioral Health, 442.210, 442.215

             Financial administration, 442.220

             Purposes, 442.180

             Recovery of costs from parents, 442.215

             State plan, 442.190, 442.200

HEALTH, MENTAL (See MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES; MENTAL ILLNESS, PERSONS WITH)

HEALTH PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT, STATE AGENCY FOR

      Administrative Procedure Act, ch. 233B

      Contract with Nevada System of Higher Education to collect and analyze information, 439A.082

      Department of Health and Human Services designated as agency, 439A.081

      Duties, 439A.081

      Health facilities and organizations, approval of certain projects, 439A.100

      Injunctive relief, 439A.300

      Internet website, duties, immunities, 237.360, 239.008, 239B.050, 239B.060

      Legislative review of public agencies, ch. 232B

      Meetings, ch. 241

      Records, 237.370, ch. 239

      Regulations, 439A.081

      Sovereign immunity waived, 41.0305-41.039

      Statutes, regulations and standards, review, 439A.083

      Violations, civil penalties, 439A.310

HEALTH RECORDS (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

HEALTH REGULATIONS (See also HEALTH, STATE BOARD OF)

      Air pollution, ch. 445B

      Bathhouses, public facilities, 444.065-444.120

      Bedding and mattresses, sterilization and labeling of used items, 444.010-444.040

      Camps, construction and labor, sanitation, 444.130-444.200

      Cancer, treatment (See CANCER)

      Children’s camps, 444.220-444.320

      City councils, power to enforce, 266.330

      Commissioner of Food and Drugs, powers unaffected, 439.540

      Common towels, use in public places prohibited, 444.060

      Controlled substances (See CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES)

      Cosmetology, approval of regulations required, citations for violations, 644.120, 644.440

      Dairy Commission, State, powers unaffected, 439.540

      Dead bodies (See DEAD BODIES)

      Do-not-resuscitate requests, 450B.490

      Enforcement

             City councils, powers, 266.330

             Injunctions against violations, 439.565

             Local health officers, duties, 439.550, 439.560

             Public officers, duties, 439.560

      Exemptions, 439.530

      Food and drink establishments (See FOOD AND DRINK ESTABLISHMENTS)

      Garbage and refuse disposal, unlawful acts, 444.621-444.645

      Hotels and lodging places, ch. 447

      Immunizations (See IMMUNIZATIONS)

      Lake Tahoe watershed, protection, 445A.170-445A.190

      Local health officers (See also HEALTH, LOCAL BOARDS AND OFFICERS)

             Enforcement of laws and regulations, 439.550, 439.560

             Jurisdiction, 439.480

             Neglect of duty, penalties, 439.580

             Nuisances, abatement and removal, 439.490

      Local ordinances and regulations, supersession by state regulations, 439.200

      Mental health (See MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES)

      Nudist colonies, sanitation, 444.065-444.120

      Nuisances, abatement and removal, 439.490

      Occupational diseases (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES)

      Occupational safety and health (See OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH)

      Penalties, 439.580

      Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment, 449.694, 449.697

      Poison, sales (See POISON)

      Safe Drinking Water Act, compliance, 445A.270, 445A.295

      Sexually transmitted diseases (See SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES)

      Solid waste disposal, 444.440-444.620

      Supervision and control by Division of Public and Behavioral Health, 439.480

      Swimming pools, regulation of public facilities, 444.065-444.120

      Tuberculosis, 441A.340-441A.400

      Violations of laws or regulations

             Injunctive relief, 439.565

             Penalties, 439.580

             Prosecutions, 439.570

      Water pollution, 445A.300-445A.730

HEALTH SANITARIANS, PUBLIC (See also ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALISTS)

      Generally, ch. 625A

HEALTH SAVINGS ACCOUNTS

      Fraternal benefit societies, offering of policies, 695A.235

      Health insurers, offering of policies, 689A.419, 689B.285, 689C.143

      Health maintenance organizations, offering of policies, 695C.201

      Managed care organizations, offering of policies, 695G.095

      Nonprofit hospital, medical or dental service corporations, offering of policies, 695B.319

HEALTH, STATE BOARD OF

      Abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation of older person or vulnerable person by licensee, receipt of reports, 200.5095

      Administrative Procedure Act, applicability, 233B.039

      Aging and Disability Services Division, approval of fee schedule, 435.115

      AIDS virus, approval of tests to detect exposure, 201.356

      Alzheimer’s disease, regulation of care facilities for persons with, 449.0302

      Anesthesia services, duties, 449.448

      Audit by Legislative Auditor, 232B.235

      Aversive intervention and restraints, review of corrective plans, 449.784

      Bathhouses, regulation, 444.065-444.120

      Bedding and mattresses, sterilization and labeling, duties, 444.010-444.040

      Biological agents, investigation of exposures, 441A.163-441A.169

      Birth defects and adverse birth outcomes, statewide information system, 442.330

      Budget

             Base budgets, fundamental review, 218E.435-218E.450

             State Budget Act, 353.150-353.246

      Building regulations, duties, 446.942

      Burial and removal permits, duties, 440.500, 440.510

      Cancer, duties, reports, 457.065, 457.240, 457.250

      Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, duties relating to masks and face shields, 439.255

      Chemical agents, investigation of exposures, 441A.163-441A.169

      Child care facilities

             Cooperation among agencies, duties, 432A.079

             General powers and duties, 432A.077

             Play space at on-site child care facilities, duties, 432A.078

      Chiropractors, willful disobedience of regulations, 634.018

      City boards of health, approval of regulations, 439.460

      Co-occurring disorders, persons with, care and treatment, 433.324

      Communicable diseases

             Isolation or quarantine, duties, 441A.510

             Law enforcement agencies and political subdivisions, sharing of information, duties, 441A.167

             Regulations, generally, 439.200, 441A.120

             Reports, receipt, 441A.163

             Syndromic reporting and active surveillance to monitor public health, development of system, 441A.125

      Complaint resolution systems for managed care organizations, duties, receipt of reports, 695G.200, 695G.220

      Computers, establishment of written policy on appropriate use, 242.300

      Construction and labor camps, inspection and supervision, 444.130-444.200

      Contested cases, applicability of adjudication procedures, 622A.120

      Controlled substance remediation, duties, 439.4797

      Cosmetology, duties, 644.120, 644.440

      County boards of health

             Regulations, approval, 439.350

             Reports, authority to require, 439.340

      Creation, 439.030

      Dairy Commission, State, duties regarding regulations, 584.069

      Dementia patients, continuing education for certain care givers, regulations, 449.094

      Dentists, willful violations of regulations, 631.3485

      Dietitians, regulation, ch. 640E

      District boards of health, approval of regulations, 439.366, 439.410

      Do-not-resuscitate requests, regulations, 450B.490

      DUI, adoption of standards for evaluation centers, 484C.310

      Emergency medical services, ch. 450B

      Employees, 239.008, 439.080

      Environmental Commission, State, designation of member, 445B.200

      Executive Officer, 439.070

      Fees, 439.150

      Fluoridation of water in certain counties, regulations, 445A.055

      Food and Drugs, Commissioner of, biennial report to Board, 585.230

      Food establishments, sanitation regulation, 446.940

      Food supplies, sanitation regulation, 439.200

      Foster homes, duties, 424.020

      Foundling reports, approval of form, 440.330

      Frozen desserts, regulation, 584.099-584.107

      Genetic testing, establishment of procedures for obtaining informed consent, 629.181

      Gerovital H3, regulation, 585.495

      Gifts or grants, general authority to accept, 353.335-353.339

      Group care facilities

             Businesses providing referrals to facilities, licensure and regulation, 449.0305

             Emergency response plans, adoption, 449.0302

      Health districts, creation, 439.369-439.410

      Health maintenance organizations

             Annual report, receipt, 695C.210

             Disciplinary proceedings, participation, 695C.340

             Evaluation of applications for certificate of authority, 695C.080

      Hearings generally, 439.190

      Heart disease, examination of newborns for critical congenital heart disease, regulation, 442.680

      Hepatitis, dissemination of identifying data concerning person with history of, confidentiality, 460.020

      HIV, approval of tests to detect exposure, 201.356

      Hypodermics, sterile device program, duties, receipt of reports, 439.988, 439.989

      Immunization Information System, administration, 439.265

      Infants

             Blindness, prevention in infants, duties, 442.085

             Hearing screenings of newborns, regulations, 442.500-442.590

             Preventable or inheritable disorders, testing of infants, 442.008

      Institutionalized patients, contents of records concerning, regulation, 439.230

      Insurers, powers, receipt of reports, 689A.750, 689B.0285, 689B.029

      Intermediary service organizations, regulations, 449.4327, 449.4336

      Internet website, duties, immunities, 237.360, 239.008, 239B.050, 239B.060

      Laetrile, regulation, 585.495

      Lead, receipt of reports of blood tests, 442.700

      Legislative Committee on Health Care, review of Board regulations, 439B.225

      Legislative review of public agencies, ch. 232B

      Local boards and officers, supervision, 439.150, 439.200

      Local regulations, supersession by state regulations, 439.200

      Mammography, duties, 457.065, 457.1857

      Maternal and Child Health, Advisory Board on, appointments, 442.133

      Mausoleums, vaults and crypts, construction regulation, 452.210

      Meat inspection, regulation, 583.515, 583.535

      Medical facilities and related entities (See also MEDICAL FACILITIES AND RELATED ENTITIES)

             Deeds of trust, service of certain notices, 107.080

             Sale of property on execution, notice, 21.130

             Standards and regulations, ch. 449

      Medical laboratories, duties, ch. 622, ch. 652

      Medical records, retention or destruction, duties, 629.051, 629.053

      Meetings, quorum, ch. 241, 439.060

      Members

             Compensation, 439.080

             Number, 439.030

             Qualifications, 232A.020, 439.030

             Term of office, 232A.020, 439.040

      Mental illness, persons with, care and treatment, 433.324

      Minority Health, Office of, appointment of Advisory Committee, 232.482

      Mobile medical units, duties, 449.0302

      Music therapists, duties, ch. 622, ch. 640D

      Nonprofit hospital, medical and dental service corporations, powers, receipt of report, 695B.380, 695B.390

      Nudist colonies, supervision, 444.065-444.120

      Nuisances, prevention and control, 439.200

      Nurses, performance of laboratory procedures, regulation, 652.215

      Ophthalmia neonatorum, regulation, 442.085

      Ordinances, supersession by state regulations, 439.200

      Oriental medicine practitioners, willful disobedience of regulations, 634A.170

      Osteopathic physicians, willful disobedience of regulations, 633.131

      Patient safety, regulation, 439.890

      Payments of money for services provided by agency, procedures, 353.146-353.148

      Perinatal care, regulation, 442.007

      Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment, duties, 449.694, 449.697

      Physician Visa Waiver Program, regulations, 439A.170, 439A.180

      Poultry inspection, regulation, 583.515, 583.535

      Predatory Animal and Rodent Committee, State, membership on, 567.030

      Public health emergencies, 439.950-439.983

      Public Works - Compliance and Code Enforcement Section, consultations with Deputy Administrator, 341.100, 446.942

      Publication and distribution of regulations, 439.200

      Rabies, duties, 441A.410

      Radiation control, duties, 457.065, 459.010-459.290

      Radioactive waste, exposure of personnel, regulation, 459.070

      Radiological agents, investigation of exposures, 441A.163-441A.169

      Records, 237.370, ch. 239

      Refractive surgery centers, duties, 449.0302

      Regulations generally, 439.200

      Rural hospitals, regulation, 449.0302

      Secretary, 439.070

      Sentinel events, duties, reports, 439.835, 439.843

      Sewage disposal, regulation of residential individual systems, 444.650

      Sexually transmitted diseases, designation of laboratories for blood tests, 442.010

      Sickle cell anemia, duties, 442.118

      Sovereign immunity waived, 41.0305-41.039

      Special health care needs, services for children with, duties, 442.190

      State institutions, sanitation regulation, 444.330

      STEMI receiving centers, designation of hospitals, duties, 449.2035

      Stroke centers, designation of hospitals, duties, 449.203

      Subpoenas, 439.190, 640E.310, 640E.320

      Substance use disorders, persons with, care and treatment, 433.324

      Sunset Subcommittee, review of Board, 232B.220-232B.250

      Supremacy of authority in all health matters, 439.150

      Swimming pools, regulation, 444.065-444.120

      Trauma, regulation of treatment, 450B.237, 450B.238

      Uranium and thorium operations, regulation, 459.300-459.370

      Vacancies, 232A.020

      Variances from regulations, 439.200

      Vital statistics

             Delayed certificates, prescription of required proofs, 440.620

             Forms and blanks, preparation and distribution, 440.130, 440.135

             Instructions for reporting, preparation and issuance, 440.140

             Regulations, 440.120

             Use of data or records, authority to allow, 440.170

      Water

             Safe Drinking Water Act, regulations, 445A.270, 445A.295

             Supplies, sanitary protection, 439.200

      Witnesses, power to summon, 439.190

HEARING AID SPECIALISTS

      Applicability of laws, 637A.025

      Apprentices

             Advertisements or promotional materials, prohibited acts, 637A.235

             Audiograms or sales documents, signatures, 637A.230

             Employment, 637A.220

             Identification, title, 637A.235

             Liability for negligence or incompetence, 637A.230

             Period of apprenticeship, limitation, 637A.240

             Selection of hearing aids, approval, 637A.230

             Supervision of work, 637A.225, 637A.230

      Audiograms, 637A.230, 637A.245

      Audiologists’ and speech pathologists’ licensing laws inapplicable, 637B.080

      Board of Hearing Aid Specialists

             Abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation of older person or vulnerable person by licensee, receipt of report, 200.5095

             Administrative Procedure Act, ch. 233B

             Appearance before Board, licensee to make certain disclosures, 622.300

             Attorney’s fees and costs, recovery, 622.400, 622.410, 637A.080

             Audits, 218G.400, 232B.235

             Budget

                   Base budgets, fundamental review, 218E.435-218E.450

                   State Budget Act, 353.150-353.246

             Child support obligations of licensees, duties, 637A.163, 637A.253

             Complaints within jurisdiction of other licensing board, duties, immunities, 629.079

             Cooperation with other boards and agencies, 637A.315

             Creation, 637A.030

             Criminal history records, inspection, 179.259, 453.3365

             Delinquent fees or penalties, procedure for collection, ch. 353C

             Deposit of money, 637A.080

             Duties, generally, 637A.100

             Employees

                   Appointment, 637A.110

                   Compensation, 637A.090

                   Contracts, 284.013

                   Records official, 239.008

                   Restrictions on employment of certain persons, 622.210-622.230

             Enforcement of laws for public benefit and protection, 622.080

             Examinations, duties, 622.090

             Expenses, 637A.080

             FBI, requests for criminal history records, 179A.075, 239B.010

             Financial administration, laws inapplicable, 353.005

             Internet website, duties, immunities, 237.360, 239.008, 239B.050, 239B.060, 629.053

             Legal advice, appointment of special deputy, compensation, 228.091

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 622.100

             Legislative review of public agencies, ch. 232B

             Meetings (See also MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

                   Audio or video teleconferences, notices, requirements, 622.340

                   Generally, 637A.040

                   Open Meeting Law, applicability, 622.320

                   Out-of-state meetings, restrictions, 622.350

             Members

                   Compensation, 637A.090

                   Number, appointment, 629.097, 637A.030

                   Qualifications, 232A.020, 622.205, 637A.035

                   Terms, vacancies, 232A.020, 637A.035

                   Training, 622.200

             Officers, 637A.040, 637A.060

             Payments of money for services provided by agency, procedures, 353.146-353.148

             Powers, generally, 637A.110

             Public health concerns, sharing of information, joint investigations, 622.315

             Records

                   Complaints and disciplinary proceedings, 637A.260, 637A.290, 637A.315

                   Confidential information, 622.310, 637A.315

                   Examination papers, 637A.100

                   Hearings and examinations, 637A.310

                   Public records generally, ch. 239

                   Settlement agreements, 622.330

                   Transmittal of records between state agencies, 237.370

             Regulations

                   Committee to review regulations, 439B.225

                   Duties of Board generally, 637A.060, 637A.100

                   Educational requirements, authority to establish, 637A.110

                   Sale of hearing aids by catalog or mail, 637A.243

                   Supervision of apprentices, 637A.225

             Regulatory proceedings, 622.300-622.360

             Seal, 637A.120

             Sovereign immunity waived, 41.0305-41.039

             State Controller, provision of licensee information to, duties, 353C.1965

             Subpoenas, power to issue, 637A.110

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of Board, 232B.220-232B.250

      Business licenses

             Prohibited acts by local governments, 244.335, 266.355, 268.095, 269.170

             Renewal of professional license, requirements, 622.240

      Child abuse or neglect, reports, 432B.220-432B.250, 432B.290

      Continuing education requirements, 637A.110

      Definitions, 637A.020-637A.024

      Disciplinary action

             Authorized action, 637A.290

             Background checks, requirements if proceedings initiated, 622.360

             Commencement of proceedings for certain violations, 637A.270

             Complaints, investigation, 637A.260, 637A.315

             Consent or settlement agreements, conditions and limitations, 622.330, 622A.170

             Contested cases, procedures, ch. 622A

             Grounds, 622.360, 637A.250, 637A.253

             Hearing officer or panel, authority, 637A.080

             Medical use of marijuana, discipline prohibited, 453A.510

             Open Meeting Law, applicability, 622.320

             Records, 622.330, 637A.290, 637A.310, 637A.315

             Summary of action, availability to public, 622.100

             Suspension or revocation of license

                   Child support obligations, effect, 637A.253

                   Contested cases, revocation and reinstatement of license, 622A.410

                   Fitting or dispensing hearing aid while license revoked, prohibition, 637A.305

                   Procedure for suspension, 637A.290

                   Summary suspension authorized, procedures, 233B.127

                   Surrender and reinstatement of revoked license, 637A.300

      Emergency Volunteer Health Practitioners Act, Uniform, ch. 415A

      Fines, 637A.290, 637A.352

      Fingerprints, 622.360

      Fraud, 637A.250, 637A.350

      Homeopathic physicians’ licensing laws inapplicable, 630A.090

      Industrial Insurance Act, violations, 637A.250, 637A.270

      Injunctions, 637A.355

      Licenses

             Applications, 637A.150, 637A.163, 637A.220

             Child support obligations, effect, 637A.163, 637A.253

             Debt owed state agency, effect, 353C.1965, 622.240

             Definition, 637A.0223

             Display, 637A.190

             Examinations, 637A.100, 637A.130-637A.170, 637A.290

             Expiration and renewal, 622.240, 637A.163, 637A.200

             Fees, 637A.210

             Issuance, 637A.160, 637A.163, 637A.170

             Reinstatement, 622A.410, 637A.253, 637A.300

             Requirements, 637A.160

             Surrender, 637A.290, 637A.300

             Suspension and revocation (See Disciplinary action, this heading)

             Transfer to inactive list, reactivation, 637A.205

      Malpractice, reports by insurer, 690B.250

      Medical facilities, unlicensed operation, 637A.250

      Negligence, 637A.250

      Occupational therapists’ licensing laws inapplicable, 640A.070

      Osteopathic physicians’ licensing laws inapplicable, 633.171

      Physicians’ licensing laws inapplicable, 630.047

      Practice of fitting and dispensing hearing aids defined, 637A.0235

      Practice without license prohibited, 179.121, 637A.350, 637A.352

      Premises, inspections by Board, 637A.345

      Prepaid services contracts with public employee organizations, 287.500-287.530

      Probation, 637A.290

      Property, exemption from execution, 21.090

      Reprimands, 637A.290

      Respiratory care practitioners, prohibited medical services, 630.279

      Restitution, 637A.290

      Sales of hearing aids by catalog or mail, 637A.243

      Unlawful acts, penalties, 179.121, 637A.340-637A.360

      Unprofessional conduct, acts constituting, grounds for disciplinary action, 637A.250

HEARING AIDS

      Assistive devices, express warranties on sale or lease, 597.264-597.2667

      Execution, exemption from, 21.090

      Sales by catalog or mail, 637A.243

      Tobacco settlement agreement, assistance programs, 439.630-439.795

HEARING DOGS (See DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH—Service animals or service animals in training)

HEARING IMPAIRED PERSONS (See DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING, PERSONS WHO ARE)

HEARING THERAPISTS (See also AUDIOLOGISTS AND SPEECH PATHOLOGISTS)

      Generally, ch. 637B

HEARINGS DIVISION (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

HEARINGS, PRELIMINARY (See PRELIMINARY HEARINGS)

HEARSAY (See also EVIDENCE)

      Definitions, 51.015-51.055

      Exceptions

             Ancient documents, statements in, 51.235

             Availability of declarant immaterial, 51.075-51.305

             Births, 51.165-51.205, 51.355

             Boundaries, 51.275, 51.305

             Certificates of marriage, baptism or similar ceremonies, 51.195

             Character, reputation as to, 51.285

             Child’s description of physical abuse or sexual conduct, 51.385

             Commercial publications, 51.245

             Credibility of declarant, 51.069

             Death, statement under belief of impending, 51.335

             Deaths, 51.165-51.205, 51.355

             Declarant unavailable, 51.315-51.355

             Documents affecting interest in property, 51.215, 51.225

             Emotional, physical or mental condition, 51.105

             Examples illustrative, not restrictive, 51.075, 51.315

             Excited utterance, 51.095

             Family history, 51.265, 51.305, 51.355

             Family records, 51.205

             Former testimony, 51.325

             General history, 51.275, 51.305

             Hearsay within hearsay, 51.067

             Judgments, 51.295, 51.305

             Learned treatises, 51.255

             Market reports, 51.245

             Marriages, 51.165-51.205, 51.355

             Medical diagnosis or treatment, statements made for, 51.115

             Mental, emotional or physical condition, 51.105

             Personal or family history, 51.265, 51.305, 51.355

             Physical, mental or emotional conditions, 51.105

             Present impressions, 51.085

             Public records and reports, 51.155-51.175, 51.215

             Recorded recollections, 51.125

             Regularly conducted activity, 51.135, 51.145, 52.260

             Religious organizations, records of, 51.185

             Reputation, 51.265-51.285

             Statement against interest, 51.345

      Grand jury, 172.135

      Pharmacy, State Board of, hearings, 639.248

      Rule, 51.065

HEARSES (For vehicles generally, see MOTOR VEHICLES)

      Certificates of public convenience and necessity or permits, exemption, 706.745

      Definitions, 706.076

      Funeral processions, traffic laws (See FUNERALS)

      Mental illness, person alleged to have, authority to transport to certain facilities, 433A.160

HEART BALM ACT

      Causes of action abolished, 41.370-41.420

HEART DISEASES

      Advisory Committee on the Prevention and Treatment of Stroke and Heart Disease, 439.491-439.494

      Anatomical gifts, 451.500-451.598, 460.100-460.150

      Boating under the influence, exemption from blood tests, 488.460

      Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (See CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION)

      Driving under the influence, exemption from certain sobriety tests, 484C.160

      Hospitals, designation as STEMI receiving centers, 449.2035

      Industrial insurance, heart disorders excluded from definition of injury, 616A.265

      Liability for procurement, distribution or use of body parts for transplantation, 460.010

      Newborns with critical congenital heart disease, 442.680

      Occupational diseases

             Police officers and firefighters, 617.457, 617.459

             Reports of claims regarding heart diseases, preparation, availability to public, 617.357

      Open-heart surgery, approval of facilities performing, 449.087

      Sale or purchase of human organs for transplantation prohibited, 201.460, 451.590

      Wellness and the Prevention of Chronic Disease, State Program for, 439.514-439.525

HEATING OIL

      Allocation and rationing plans, preparation and administration, 701.210

      Bulk sales and deliveries, requirements regarding delivery tickets, 581.385

      Definition, 590.760

      Labeling of tanks, dispensers and trucks, 590.090

      Numerical grade designations, use, 590.090

      Sales and use tax exemption, 372.300, 374.305

      Specifications, unlawful to sell nonconforming oil, 590.090

      Storage tanks

             Cleanup of discharges

                   Collection of fees, ch. 360A

                   Procedures, imposition of fees, 590.700-590.920

             Inspections by Public Utilities Commission, 703.153

             Regulation, 459.800-459.856

             State purchasing, adoption of standards for devices that use oil, 333.4611

HEIRS (See also ESTATES OF DECEDENTS; INTESTATE SUCCESSION; WILLS)

      Advancements (See ADVANCEMENTS)

      Agreements with heir finders for recovery of property, 139.135

      Declaratory judgments, 30.060

      Disclaimer of interests in property, ch. 120

      False pretenses, 199.360

      Murder or felonious killing of decedent, forfeiture of benefits by culpable actor, ch. 41B

      Partition of heirs property, 39.600-39.705

      Property tax on estate, duty to pay, 361.240

      Real Property Transfer on Death Act, Uniform, 111.655-111.699

      Unknown heirs, actions and proceedings against, 12.120, 14.040

      Wills, forgery, 205.090

      Wrongful death, action for damages, 41.085

HELICOPTERS (See also AIRCRAFT; AVIATION)

      Advisory committees on aircraft noise, powers and duties, 244.412-244.416

      Facilities for landing on buildings, 477.170

      Medical helicopters, approval for operation, 439A.104

      Noise violations, establishment of toll-free telephone number to report, 244.418

      Wildlife violations, 501.376, 503.010

HELMETS

      Local government purchasing of personal safety equipment, procedures, 332.115

      Motorcycles, requirements, 486.231, 486.241

      Off-highway vehicles, requirements, 490.130

HELPING DOGS (See DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH—Service animals or service animals in training)

HEMODIALYSIS

      Facilities for the treatment of irreversible renal disease (See also MEDICAL FACILITIES AND RELATED ENTITIES)

             Child abuse or neglect, reports, duties, 432B.220-432B.250, 432B.290

             Complaints, 223.560, 449.0307

             Definition, 449.0046

             Disciplinary action, 449.160-449.179

             Enforcement of laws, expenditures, recovery of costs, 449.0306, 449.0308

             Inspections, 449.0307, 449.131-449.133

             Licensing

                   Amendment of license, 449.087

                   Application, filing, contents, 449.040

                   Denial, 449.160, 449.170

                   Exemptions, 449.0301

                   Expiration and renewal, 449.089

                   Fees, deposit, 449.0306, 449.050

                   Form and contents of license, 449.085

                   Investigations, 449.0307

                   Issuance, validity and transferability, 449.080

                   Provisional license, 449.091

                   Requirement, 449.030

                   Revocation, 449.160, 449.170

                   Standards, qualifications and other regulations, 449.0302

                   Suspension, 449.160, 449.163, 449.170

             Medical records (See also MEDICAL RECORDS)

                   Suspension of license or cessation of operation, procedures following, 449.171

             Prohibited acts, penalties, 449.205-449.240

             Prosecution of violations, 449.240

             Regulation generally, ch. 449

             Residential facilities for groups, certain referrals unlawful, 449.209

             Unlicensed operation, 449.0308, 449.210, 449.220

      Sales and use tax exemption for products, 372.283, 374.287

      Technicians, possession and administration of dangerous drugs, 454.213

HEMOPHILIA

      Driving vehicle under the influence, exemption from blood test, 484C.160

      Medicaid, prescription drug coverage, 422.4025

      Operating vessel under the influence, exemption from blood test, 488.460

HENDERSON, CITY OF (For general provisions, see CITIES)

      City charter, City Charters Volume

      Clark County property tax for capital projects, distribution formula, 354.59815

      Clark County Sales and Use Tax Act of 2005, Special & Local Acts Volume

      Contractors, multijurisdictional business licenses, 244.33501, 268.0951

      Endangered species, impact fee for preservation, 244.386, 268.4413, 268.4415

      Historic neighborhoods, preservation, 268.190

      Housing authorities (See also HOUSING AUTHORITIES)

             Regional authority, participation, 315.7805-315.7813

      Las Vegas urban growth zone, projects, 463.3094, Special & Local Acts Volume

      Nevada State College campus, tax increment area, 278C.155

      Oversized and overweight vehicles, regional advisory committee, 484D.800, 484D.810

      Regional Business Development Advisory Council, Special & Local Acts Volume

      Regional planning (See REGIONAL PLANNING)

      Regional rapid transit authority, appointment of member, 277A.345

HEPATITIS

      State Board of Health, duties, 441A.120

      Blood banks, identifying data concerning person with history of viral hepatitis may be furnished to, 460.020

      Child care facilities, control of disease, 441A.190

      Communicable diseases generally (See COMMUNICABLE DISEASES)

      Confidentiality of information, permissible disclosure, 49.245, 441A.220, 441A.230

      Correctional facilities, control of disease, 441A.190

      Faith healing, rights and duties of person dependent on, 441A.210

      Health authorities, powers and duties, 441A.160, 441A.170

      Industrial insurance benefits for public safety and medical personnel, 616A.035, 616A.265, 616C.052

      Medical facilities, control of disease, 441A.190

      Occupational disease benefits

             Employees generally, 617.481

             Police officers, firefighters and emergency medical attendants, 617.485, 617.487

             Reports of claims, preparation, availability to public, 617.357

      Prohibited acts by contagious person, warning by health authority, penalty, 441A.180

      Reports of cases to health authority, 441A.150

      Right to receive treatment from physician or clinic of choice, 441A.200

      Schools, control of disease, 441A.190

      Sexually transmitted diseases, 441A.240-441A.330

HERB SEEDS (See VEGETABLES—Vegetable seeds)

HERBAL MEDICINE (See ORIENTAL MEDICINE)

HERBICIDES (See PESTICIDES)

HEROIN (See generally CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES)

HI - HY

HIDES

      Cattle hides, inspection and retention, ch. 566

      Fur dealers, licensing, operating and recordkeeping, 502.240, 505.010

      Horses, possession of hide when selling horse meat, 583.050

      Junk dealers

             Description of purchases, posting, 647.020

             Shipping permits required, 647.070

             Statements from vendors, acquisition, 647.060

HIGH-INTEREST LOAN SERVICES (See DEFERRED DEPOSIT LOANS, HIGH-INTEREST LOANS AND TITLE LOANS)

HIGH-LEVEL RADIOACTIVE WASTE (See also HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

      Committee on High-Level Radioactive Waste, creation and duties, 459.0085

      Storage in Nevada prohibited, 459.910

HIGH SCHOOLS (See SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

HIGHER EDUCATION, NEVADA SYSTEM OF (See NEVADA SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION)

HIGHWAY BEAUTIFICATION

      County commissioners, powers, 244A.291-244A.343

      Junkyards, location and screening, 410.030-410.210

      Outdoor advertising, 405.020-405.110, 408.433, 410.220-410.410

HIGHWAY FUND, STATE (See STATE FINANCES AND FUNDS)

HIGHWAY PATROL, NEVADA

      Abandoned vehicles, removal, 487.230, 487.235

      Accidents and reports of accidents, 480.600, ch. 484E

      Actions against Division for acts and omissions of officer, limitation, 41.0336

      Administrative regulations, enforcement, 233B.040

      Archeological explorations or excavations, duties, 381.221, 381.223

      Assistance to or from other agency, implied agreements, 277.035

      Authorized emergency vehicles, designation, equipment, 484A.480

      Badge or identification, sale or possession of counterfeit, 205.175

      Billboards violating law, duty to report, 405.090

      Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, masks and face shields, 439.255

      Chief

             Appointment, powers and duties, 480.310, 480.330

             Certification and training, 289.450-289.600

             Jury duty, exemption, 6.020

      Communicable diseases

             Disclosure of information related to occupation, 441A.220

             Industrial insurance benefits, 616A.035, 616A.265, 616C.052

             Occupational disease benefits, 617.487

             Testing of person who may have exposed officer to disease, 441A.195, 629.069

      Composition, 480.310

      Cooperation, implied agreements, 277.035

      Creation, 480.300

      Division part of Department of Public Safety, 480.130

      False reports of crimes unlawful, 207.280

      Firearms or dangerous weapons, confiscation and disposition, 202.340

      Flashing lights on vehicles, permits and fees, 484D.185

      Forfeiture of property connected with crime, distribution and use of proceeds of sale, reports, 179.118, 179.1187, 179.119

      Functions and responsibilities, 480.140

      Governmental services tax, collection, 371.190

      Hazardous materials

             Enforcement of regulations, 459.500

             Radioactive waste, enforcement of regulations, 459.250

             Repository for Information Concerning Hazardous Materials in Nevada, 459.715, 459.725

      Historical and scientific investigations, notification, 381.205

      Motor carriers

             Accidents, reports, 706.251

             Enforcement of laws, 706.231, 706.235, 706.246

             Permits, appointment of troopers as vendors, 481.051

             Size, weight and load limits, enforcement of laws, 484D.675

      Motor vehicle fuel, power to take samples, 590.100

      Obstruction of criminal investigation, 199.510-199.540

      Personnel (See Troopers, this heading)

      Petroleum products, power to take samples, 590.100

      Public school crisis and emergency management plans, duties, 392.640

      Racial profiling, prohibited acts, disclosure of information concerning, 289.820

      Radioactive waste, enforcement of regulations, 459.250

      Records of criminal history (See also CRIMINAL HISTORY, RECORDS OF)

             Central Repository, exchange of statistical data, 176.0128

      Revolving Account, creation, use, 480.370

      Seizure

             Manufactured or mobile homes or commercial coaches, authority, 489.661

             Vehicles, authority, 482.540, 482.542

      Sovereign immunity waived, 41.0305-41.039

      Special events, contracts to provide traffic control services authorized, 480.340

      Special fuel laws, duties, 481.0481

      Taxicabs, enforcement of laws, 706.8818

      Tear gas bombs and weapons, purchase, possession or transport, 202.375

      Tow car operators, conditions for use of services, 706.4485

      Traffic laws (See TRAFFIC CONTROL)

      Troopers (See also PEACE OFFICERS)

             Action for damages for personal injury, 41.139

             Appointment, 480.310, 480.330

             Arrests without warrant, 171.178

             Assault or battery committed upon, 200.471, 200.481

             Certification and training, 289.450-289.600

             Choke holds, conditions for use, 289.590, 289.810

             Duties generally, 480.360

             Heart and lung diseases, compensation, 617.455-617.459

             Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

             Insurance coverage for surviving spouse or dependent child of officer killed in line of duty, 287.021, 287.0477

             Jury duty, exemptions, 6.020

             Murder of officer, first degree, 200.033

             Peace officer powers, 289.270

             Physical examinations, requirements, 617.454-617.457

             Qualifications, 480.350

             Rights of peace officers, 289.010-289.120

             Temporary disability, election to receive salary in lieu of compensation for injury, 281.153

             Training academy

                   Applicants, requests for background information, 179A.075, 239B.010

                   Cadets, payment for holding self ready for duty prohibited, 480.320

             Uniforms or equipment damaged during duty, reimbursement for repair or replacement, 289.800

             Volunteer officers, industrial insurance, 616A.160

      Wildlife laws, enforcement, 501.375

HIGHWAY USER FEE APPORTIONMENT ACT, INTERSTATE

      Generally, 706.801-706.861

      Public works, requirements for preference in bidding, 338.0117

HIGHWAYS AND ROADS

      Abandonment of vehicle on road unlawful, 487.281

      Access to other land open for public use, right-of-way reserved, 321.355

      Accessory roads

             Attorney General, action by, 405.204

             Closure or restriction of use, 405.203

             Definitions, 405.201

             Governmental immunity from liability for damages relating to use, 405.202

             Legislative declaration, 405.204

             Use and maintenance, 405.202

      Acquisition of property

             Federal requirements, compliance, 342.105

             General requirements, 408.487

             Regional transportation commissions, powers, 277A.250

             Relocation assistance, ch. 342, 371.047

      Animals

             Cattle guards, construction by railroads, 705.130

             Damage from driving along highway, 405.240

             Dead animals, deposit on road unlawful, 202.185

             Ranging on highway, liability, 568.360

             Reckless riding or driving along highway, 202.530

             Riding or driving animal-drawn vehicles, 484B.103, 574.180

             Running at large on road, 244.355, 568.360

             Substance injurious to animals, disposal on road unlawful, 574.160

      Barriers for access control, unauthorized crossing or destruction, 408.427

      Beautification, 244A.291-244A.343, ch. 410

      Bicycle lanes, development, 408.233, 408.234, 408.321

      Billboards (See BILLBOARDS)

      Bonds

             General obligation or revenue bonds, issuance in certain counties, 244A.637

             Special obligation bonds, issuance by State, 408.273

      Bridges (See BRIDGES)

      Carpool lanes, designation, 484A.460

      Cemeteries, construction through or over enclosed grounds restricted, 452.300

      Centerline defined, 484A.040

      Charitable organizations, solicitation on highway medians or sidewalks

             Minors prohibited from soliciting, 244.3555, 268.423

             Permits, 244.3555, 268.423, 408.601

             Sovereign immunity for injuries arising from, 41.0327

      Closed highways, driving on prohibited, 484B.327

      Closure of public road on public land, procedure, 328.065-328.135, 408.537-408.547

      Common-interest communities, authority of association to regulate roads in, 116.350

      Community service performed by child on or near highway, restrictions, 62E.200

      Comstock Highway, designation and markers, 408.307

      Construction, maintenance and repair

             Complete Streets Program, procedures, 244.2641-244.2645, 277A.285, 403.571-403.575

             Cooperative agreements for financing, 277.0705-277.0755

             County Bond Law, 244A.011-244A.065

             County fuel taxes, use of proceeds, 373.131, 373.150

             Disadvantaged business enterprises, award of contracts, goals, reports, 408.3872-408.38728

             Flagger’s signal, compliance required, penalties, 484B.330

             General obligation or revenue bonds, issuance in certain counties, 244A.637

             Generally, ch. 403, ch. 408

             Governmental services tax

                   Exemption from reservation for construction or repair, Art. 9 § 5

                   Supplemental tax, use of proceeds, 371.043-371.047

             Improvement of transportation, tax for, 278.710

             Indian burial sites, procedure following discovery, 383.170

             Infrastructure, tax for, use of certain proceeds, 377B.160

             Labor, wages and hours, 404.200, 404.210

             Local improvements, ch. 271, ch. 271A

             Motor carrier fees, use of proceeds, 706.211

             Motor vehicle fees and taxes, use of proceeds, Art. 9 § 5, 365.540-365.565

             Property tax levy in certain counties, use of percentage of revenue, 354.59815

             Public agency not required to maintain road made public by prescriptive use, 405.193

             Recycled materials, use, 338.0118, 408.201, 408.281, 408.313

             Room tax, use of proceeds, 244.33512, 244.33514, 268.446

             Signs, requirements, exceptions, 484B.130

             Special fuel taxes, use of proceeds, 366.700

             Special obligation bonds, issuance, 408.273

             Special taxes for construction, maintenance and repair of public roads, ch. 377A

             Tax increment areas, ch. 278C

             Traffic laws, applicability to person, motor vehicle or other equipment working on highway, 484B.107

             Traffic violations, additional penalty when workers present, 484B.130

             Water, use, 534.050

      Controlled-access highway defined, 484A.060

      Cooperative agreements between Department of Transportation and county commissioners, 408.283-408.2833

      County roads (See COUNTY ROADS)

      Crosswalk defined, 484A.065

      Damage or destruction, unlawful, 405.210, 405.230

      Department of Transportation (See TRANSPORTATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Dirt, deposit on road unlawful, 202.185

      Disaster Relief Account, grants and loans to state and local agencies, 353.2705-353.2771

      Divided highway defined, 484A.070

      Eminent domain, 37.010

      Encroachment defined, 408.050

      Explosive, possession on thoroughfare prohibited, exception, 202.262

      Federal acts, acceptance and implementation, 408.245-408.265

      Federal-aid highways defined, 408.059

      Federal and state cooperation (See TRANSPORTATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Fences for access control, unauthorized crossing or cutting, 408.427

      Firearms, discharge from or over highway or road unlawful, 503.175

      Flood control projects, restoration and relocation of roads, 543.368, 543.560

      Flooding of road, penalty for allowing, 405.170, 405.180, 405.230

      Forestry practice, 528.060, 528.070

      Freeways

             Abutter’s rights, 408.060, 408.403

             Construction, powers related to, 408.403

             Control-of-access fences, unauthorized crossing or cutting, 408.427

             Definition, 408.060

      Frontage road defined, 408.065

      Garbage, deposit on road unlawful, 202.185

      Gates, safety standards for electronic gates for vehicular access, 405.270

      Grade line defined, 408.067

      Grand Army of the Republic Highway, designation, 408.303

      Guideposts (See Signs and markers, this heading)

      Height limits of vehicles, 484D.605, 706.271

      Highway defined

             Construction and maintenance, 408.070

             Traffic laws, 482.045, 484A.095

      Historical markers program, 383.091

      Homeland security, ch. 239C

      Incendiary devices, possession on thoroughfare prohibited, exception, 202.262

      Intersection defined, 484A.105

      Interstate Highway User Fee Apportionment Act, 706.801-706.861

      Irrigation districts, construction of works across road, 539.220

      Junkyards, location and screening, 410.030-410.210

      Laned highway defined, 484A.110

      Liability of Department of Transportation limited to state highways, 408.285

      List of improved roads maintained by city or county, annual submission to Department of Transportation, 365.550

      Littering, penalty, 202.180, 202.185, 484B.903

      Livestock (See Animals, this heading)

      Multistate Highway Transportation Agreement, 481A.010, 481A.020

      Needles Highway, financing of improvements, 244.33512, 278.710, 371.045

      Obstruction of roads, public nuisance, 202.450, 269.210, 405.230

      Oil pipeline carriers, construction along, 708.050

      One-way highways and rotary traffic islands, establishment, 484B.220

      Open range, sale of home or lot adjacent to, required disclosures, 113.065

      Out-of-state highways, financing of improvements, 244.33512, 278.710, 371.043, 371.045

      Passing zones, establishment, 484B.217

      Petition to open, close, relocate or abandon public road, 405.191-405.195

      Planning agency defined, 408.077

      Prisoners, work on roads, 207.040-207.070, 211.110, 211.118-211.210

      Private development or operation, 338.161-338.168, 408.5471-408.549

      Private roads

             Damage or destruction, unlawful, 405.210

             Emergencies, use of county highway patrols or snowplows, 244.273, 244.2731

      Public highways, definition, 403.410

      Public lands defined, 408.078

      Public road defined, 405.191

      Railroad crossings

             Bells and whistles to be sounded, 705.430

             Eminent domain, 37.230

             Railroad companies to construct and maintain, 78.075

             Rights-of-way granted on, 78.080, 705.020

      Regional transportation commissions (See REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION COMMISSIONS)

      Relocation assistance, ch. 342, 371.047

      Restricted highways, designation of highways susceptible to damage from weight violations, 408.214, 484D.680

      Rights-of-way defined, 408.080

      Road commissioners (See COUNTY ROADS)

      Road defined, 484A.215

      Road districts (For specific provisions, see ROAD DISTRICTS)

             Generally, ch. 320, ch. 404

      Roadway defined, 484A.220

      Rubbish, deposit on road unlawful, 202.185

      Rural electric cooperatives, erection and maintenance of power lines, 405.205

      Safety, administration, 223.200

      Signs and markers

             Advertising signs (See BILLBOARDS)

             Closure of road, 405.010

             Destruction or defacement unlawful, 403.560, 405.010, 405.210, 408.417, 484B.327

             Directional and informational signs, 408.553

             Display of unauthorized signs and markers prohibited, 484B.313

             Eminent domain, 408.489

             Erection, 403.560, 405.030, 408.210, 408.417

             Heavy-duty vehicle lanes, advisory signs, 484B.590

             Historical markers program, 383.091

             Load and weight limit signs, 405.010, 484D.665

             Metric units, signs to contain measurements based on, 408.417

             Minor county roads, erection, inspection and maintenance, 403.565

             Speed zone signs, 484B.620

             Temporary traffic control zone, 484B.130

             Uniform system of traffic-control devices, 484A.430, 484A.440

      Size, weight and load limits, 405.010, 482.482, 484D.600-484D.860, 706.271

      Slow vehicle turnouts, development, 408.321

      Sound walls obstructing visibility of outdoor advertising structures, remedies of owners, 278.0213, 410.365

      State Highway Fund (See STATE FINANCES AND FUNDS)

      State highways (See STATE HIGHWAYS)

      State parks, construction and maintenance of highways, 408.285

      Taxes for highway purposes

             Construction, maintenance and repair of public roads, ch. 377A

             Costs for collection of proceeds, limitation, 408.235

             County fuel taxes, 373.131, 373.150

             Governmental services tax

                   Exemption from reservation for road construction or repair, Art. 9 § 5

                   Supplemental tax, use of proceeds, 371.043-371.047

             Improvement of transportation, tax for, 278.710

             Infrastructure, tax for, 377B.160

             Legislation imposing or increasing tax, supermajority required for passage, referral to voters, Art. 4 § 18

             Motor vehicle fuel taxes, Art. 9 § 5, 365.540-365.565

             Property tax levy in certain counties, use of percentage of revenue, 354.59815

             Room tax, 244.33512, 244.33514, 268.446

             Special fuel taxes, 366.700

      Telephone system along frequently traveled roads authorized, 408.569

      Through highway defined, 484A.275

      Toll roads (See TOLL ROADS AND BRIDGES)

      Traffic laws generally (See TRAFFIC CONTROL)

      Transportation districts, taxes for improvements, 244.3351-244.33516, 268.446, 278.710

      Traps, setting near road unlawful, 503.580

      Truck routes, recommendations, designation, 484B.920, 484D.735, 484D.810

      Two-directional highway defined, 484B.073

      Vacation, local and special laws prohibited, Art. 4 § 20

      Water damage, installation of bridges and culverts to prevent, 405.120-405.180

HIKING (See generally OUTDOOR RECREATION)

HISPANIC AMERICANS (See MINORITIES)

HISTORIC DISTRICTS (See also HISTORICAL SOCIETIES)

      Brew pubs, operation in districts, 597.230

      Cities or counties, establishment of historic districts, procedure, 384.005

      Comstock (See COMSTOCK HISTORIC DISTRICT)

      Eminent domain, requirements for exercise of right within district, 37.038

HISTORIC PRESERVATION AND ARCHEOLOGY

      150th anniversary license plates, use of proceeds, 482.37901

      Agreements regarding federal land acquired by state or local entity, 383.430, 383.440

      Archaeological Conservancy, property tax exemption, 361.111, 361.155

      Archeological areas, protection and development, 407.130

      Archeological Awareness and Historic Preservation Month, designation, 236.075

      Atomic testing, special license plates, 482.37918

      Conservation Easement Act, Uniform, 111.390-111.440

      Contracts for historic preservation and archeological activities, 383.111

      Cooperative agreements by public entities, 277.057, 277.058, 383.121, 383.430

      County’s powers concerning historical sites, 244A.597-244A.655

      Discoveries, delivery of portions to State or political subdivisions, 381.207

      Exhibition of discoveries, 381.207

      Federal financial assistance, 383.081

      Graffiti violations, penalties, civil liability, 41.690, 193.1675, 206.330, 207.185, 381.225

      Historic landmarks, buildings or sites, protection and development, 407.130

      Historic neighborhoods, inventory and preservation

             City planning commissions, duties, 268.190

             Master plans, contents, 278.160

             Regional planning, considerations, 278.02528

             Zoning regulations, requirements, 278.250

      Historic site defined, 381.195

      Historic structures

             Financing for preservation or restoration

                   County Economic Development Revenue Bond Law, 244A.669-244A.763

                   Cultural centers, restoration of buildings for use as, 233C.210-233C.225

                   Industrial development revenue bonds, 349.400-349.670

                   Local Government Securities Law, 350.575, 350.5755

             Protection, 381.225, 407.130

      Historical markers program, establishment, 383.091

      Historical societies (See HISTORICAL SOCIETIES)

      Ichthyosaur discovery site, preservation, 407.160-407.200

      Indian burial sites, protection and investigation, 381.195-381.227, 383.150-383.190

      Infrastructure tax, use for facilities having historical value, 377B.160

      Inventory of cultural resources, compilation and maintenance, 383.021, 383.075

      Las Vegas, special license plates, 482.37903

      Nevada State Parks and Cultural Resources Endowment Fund, use, 235.160

      Nonprofit organizations that raise money to benefit historic places, regulation, 383.125

      Office of Historic Preservation (See also CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF)

             Administrator, powers and duties, 383.041, 383.111, 383.121

             Discoveries, notice to Office, 381.207

             Forfeitures, notice to Office, 381.223

             Notice of permit for historical exploration or excavation, 381.205

      Open-space land

             Financing for preservation of natural resources and sites designated as historic, ch. 376A

             Property tax, historic sites classified as open-space use, 361A.050

      Outdoor recreation project combined with historic preservation project, duties of Division of State Parks, 407.205

      Paleontological Awareness Month, designation and proclamation, 236.085

      Paleontological remains, collections exempt from execution, 21.100

      Peace officers’ duties, 381.221, 381.223

      Permits for exploration and excavation, 381.195-381.227

      Petrified wood, preservation and collection, 206.320, 381.217

      Photography of historical objects authorized, 381.219

      Prehistoric site defined, 381.195

      Preservation of prehistoric and historic sites, 381.195-381.227

      Regulations of Nevada State Museum, 381.203

      Reports to Nevada State Museum, 381.215

      Seizure and forfeiture of objects taken without permit, 381.223

      State fossil, 235.080

      State lands, penalties for theft or vandalism of sites or resources, 383.435

      State Paleontologist, designation, duties, 381.0063

      State Register of Historic Places, 383.085

      Statewide historic preservation plan, preparation and contents, 383.081

      Stewardship program, establishment, 383.075

      Thunderbird Lodge Preservation Society, property tax exemption, 361.110

HISTORICAL RECORDS ADVISORY BOARD, STATE

      Account for Historical Records, creation and use, 378A.070

      Audit by Legislative Auditor, 232B.235

      Creation, 378A.030

      Declaration of state policy, 378A.010

      Gifts or grants, authority to accept, 353.335-353.339, 378A.080

      Meetings, ch. 241, 378A.050

      Members

             Compensation, 378A.050

             Number, appointment, 378A.030

             Qualifications, 232A.020, 378A.040

             Terms of office, 378A.040

      Powers and duties, 378A.030, 378A.060

      Publications, 378A.060, 378A.090

      Records, 378A.100

      Sunset Subcommittee, review of Board, 232B.220-232B.250

      Vacancies, 232A.020

HISTORICAL SOCIETIES

      Boulder City Museum and Historical Association, property tax exemption, 361.110, 361.155

      County historical societies

             Sale, trade or exchange of duplicate or unwanted items, 244.378

             Tax levy authorized, 244.377

      Historical Records Advisory Board, representation on, 378A.040

      Insignia, registration and protection, 600.240-600.400, 601.050, 601.110

      Names, protection, ch. 601

      Nevada Historical Society

             Abandoned property, transfer to society, 120A.610

             Archival material, receipt, 378.250

             Discoveries under state permit, portion delivered to society, 381.207

             Division of Museums and History, part of, 381.004

             Duties generally, 381.004

             Fees, 381.0045

             Geographic Names, Nevada State Board on, representation, 327.120

             Gifts or grants, authority to accept, 353.335-353.339, 381.0063, 381.0075

             Legislative review of public agencies, ch. 232B

             Membership, 381.0045

             Nevada Reports, receipt, 345.020, 381.255

             Public records, preservation of obsolete and noncurrent material, 381.245

             State publications, receipt, 381.255

             Statutes of Nevada, receipt, 345.010, 381.255

             Transfer or storage of records, authorization, 239.015

HIT AND RUN DRIVERS (See also TRAFFIC CONTROL)

      Arrest without warrant authorized, 484A.710

      Failure to stop, give information or render aid, penalties, 484E.010-484E.050

      Habitual felons, definition, punishment, 207.012

      Mandatory revocation of driving privilege, 483.460

      Pedestrian victims, eligibility for compensation, 217.010-217.270

      Reckless driving, 484B.653

      Willful failure to stop on signal of peace officer, 484B.550

HITCHHIKING (See also PEDESTRIANS)

      Restrictions, 484B.297

HIV (See AIDS)

HOAX BOMBS

      Prohibited acts, penalty, 202.263

HOGS (See also ANIMALS; LIVESTOCK)

      Keeping of hogs, town’s authority to prohibit, 269.195

HOISTING APPARATUSES (See also ELEVATORS)

      Minors’ employment unlawful, 609.190

HOLDING COMPANIES

      Banks (See also BANKS AND BANKING)

             Generally, 666.065-666.215

      Financial institutions, holding company in another state

             Divestiture by holding company, 666.205

             Generally, 666.305-666.420

      Gaming operations generally, 463.575-463.615

      Insurance (For specific provisions, see INSURANCE HOLDING COMPANIES)

             Generally, ch. 692C

      Thrift companies, organization of holding company to avoid laws prohibited, 677.580

HOLIDAYS

      Attachment, writ may issue on, 1.130

      Banks and other financial institutions

             Governor, power to close in emergency, 223.140

             Voluntary closure, effect of transactions, 662.255

      Business transactions, effect, 10.165

      Christmas Day, 236.015

      Courts, computation of time, NRCP 6, JCRCP 6

      Elections

             Computation of periods of time for execution of acts or events, 293.1275

             Registration offices, open on Nevada Day in even-numbered years, 293.560

      Enumeration, 236.015

      Family Day, 236.015

      Friday preceding to be observed as holiday, 236.015

      Habeas corpus, issuance of writ, 34.650

      Independence Day, 236.015

      Judicial business prohibited, exceptions, 1.130

      Jurors’ fees and expenses, 6.150

      Labor Day, 236.015

      Legal holidays, closing of public offices, 236.015

      Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday, 236.015

      Memorial Day, 236.015

      Monday following to be observed as holiday, 236.015

      Motor vehicle registration, expiration date, 482.280

      Nevada Day, 236.015

      Nevada Gift and Endowment Fund, proclamation on Nevada Day, 235.150

      Nevada Tribes Legislative Day, 233A.095, 236.038

      New Year’s Day, 236.015

      Nonjudicial days, 1.130

      Public schools, 388.110

      State employees, payment for working on holiday, 284.180

      Sterilization of pets, requirements, 574.645

      Thanksgiving Day, 236.015

      Veterans’ Day, 236.015

      Washington’s Birthday, 236.015

HOLOCAUST, GOVERNOR’S ADVISORY COUNCIL ON EDUCATION RELATING TO THE

      Creation, 233G.020

      Duties, 233G.040

      Gifts or grants, authority to accept, 353.335-353.339

      Legislative review of public agencies, ch. 232B

      Meetings, 233G.030, ch. 241

      Members, 232A.020, 233G.020, 233G.030

      Vacancies, 232A.020

HOLOGRAPHIC WILLS (See also generally WILLS)

      Generally, 133.090, 136.190

HOME ECONOMICS

      Extension work

             Agreements between counties and Agricultural Extension Department, 549.010

             Budget, 549.020, 549.030

             County agricultural extension money, 549.020

      Four-H Camp Institute and Exhibit, ch. 550

      Four-H clubs (See FOUR-H CLUBS)

      School materials, 393.170

HOME INVASION (See INVASION OF THE HOME)

HOME LOANS (See DEEDS OF TRUST; LOANS; MORTGAGES)

HOMELAND SECURITY (See also TERRORISM)

      Cities, adoption and maintenance of response plans, 239C.250

      Civil Air Patrol

             Financing of homeland defense operations, 365.565

             Generally, ch. 413

      Confidential and restricted documents

             Closed meeting held by Commission or appointed committees, documents relating to, 239C.140

             Copies, duplicates or reproductions, requirements, 239C.220

             Declaration by Governor, decennial review, 239C.210

             Division of Enterprise Information Technology Services, certain records, 242.105

             Emergency response plans and vulnerability assessments, 239C.250, 239C.270, 463.790

             Inspection of restricted documents, 239C.220-239C.240

             Unlawful disclosure, penalties, 239C.210

      Continuity of government in event of catastrophic emergency, Art. 4 § 37, 239C.260

      Counties, adoption and maintenance of response plans, 239C.250

      Definitions, 239C.020-239C.110

      Disaster Relief Account, creation and use, 353.2705-353.2771

      Emergency Account, creation and use, 353.263

      Emergency management (See also EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT)

             Generally, ch. 414

             Interstate compact for emergency management assistance, 415.010

      Energy emergencies, ch. 416

      Federal aid for emergency readiness, receipt, 239C.300, 239C.310

      Information Security, Office of, duties, 242.181, 242.183

      Legislative declaration, 239C.010

      Private equity funding, program to provide to certain businesses, 355.250-355.285

      Private schools, crisis and emergency response, duties, 394.168-394.1699

      Public schools, crisis and emergency response, duties, 392.600-392.656

      Representatives in Congress, special election to fill vacancy in office caused by catastrophe, 304.200-304.250

      Resort hotels, duties regarding emergency response plans, 463.790

      Response agencies

             Communication or information systems, purchase, 332.830, 333.820

             Safety equipment, purchase exempt from competitive bidding, 332.115

      State Militia, ch. 412

      Utilities, duties regarding response plans and vulnerability assessments, 239C.270

      Water emergencies, ch. 416

HOMELAND SECURITY, NEVADA COMMISSION ON

      Annual report of Governor, 239C.200

      Audit by Legislative Auditor, 232B.235

      Committees, appointment, 239C.170

      Creation, 239C.120

      Duties, 239C.160

      Employment of staff, 239C.175

      Federal aid, receipt, reports, 239C.300, 239C.310

      Gifts, grants or other money, authority to accept, 239C.190, 353.335-353.339

      Information system security breaches, notification, 242.183

      Meetings, 239C.130, 239C.140, ch. 241

      Members

             Appointment, 239C.120

             Compensation, 239C.150

             Residency requirements, 232A.020

             Terms of office, 232A.020, 239C.120

      Officers, 239C.120

      Staff assistance, 239C.180

      Sunset Subcommittee, review of Commission, 232B.220-232B.250

      Vacancies, 232A.020

HOMELESS PERSONS (See also INDIGENT PERSONS)

      Birth certificates, charging fee for issuance prohibited, 440.175, 440.700

      Crime against a child offenders, requirements, 179D.151

      Driver’s licenses, furnishing of duplicates, 483.417

      Emergency assistance to families with children, distribution of money, 319.510

      Foster care, certain children awaiting placement deemed homeless for certain purposes, 432B.135

      Identification cards, furnishing of duplicates, 483.825

      Immunity from civil liability, 244.429

      Sex offenders, requirements, 179D.151, 179D.470

      Shelters, participation in Lower Income Solar Energy Pilot Program, 704.786

      Supplemental Food Program, 561.495

      Transportation, free or reduced rates by certain carriers, 392.330, 706.351

HOMEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS

      Abortion, unlawful, 630A.370

      Advanced practitioners of homeopathy

             Authority, 630A.293

             Certification

                   Application, 630A.246

                   Child support obligations, effect, 630A.246, 630A.543

                   Debt owed state agency, effect, 353C.1965, 622.240

                   Denial, 630A.225, 630A.246, 630A.290

                   Fees, 630A.330

                   Qualifications, 630A.293

                   Reinstatement, 630A.530

                   Renewal, 622.240, 630A.246, 630A.325

             Definition, 630A.015

             Practice without certificate unlawful, 179.121, 630A.590, 630A.600

             Regulations, 630A.295

      Advertising, 629.076, 630A.350

      Anatomical Gift Act, 451.500-451.598

      Applicability of laws, 630A.090

      Area Health Education Center Program, 396.907

      Assault or battery committed upon, penalty, 200.471, 200.481

      Athletic trainers, applicability of laws, 640B.085, 640B.090, 640B.145

      Bill to patient, charges to be itemized, 629.071

      Board of Homeopathic Medical Examiners

             Abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation of older person or vulnerable person by licensee, receipt of report, 200.5095

             Administrative Procedure Act, ch. 233B

             Appearance before Board, licensee to make certain disclosures, 622.300

             Attorney’s fees and costs, recovery, 622.400, 622.410, 630A.160

             Audits, 218G.400, 232B.235

             Budget

                   Base budgets, fundamental review, 218E.435-218E.450

                   State Budget Act, 353.150-353.246

             Complaints within jurisdiction of other licensing board, duties, immunities, 629.079

             Cooperation with other boards and agencies, 630A.555

             Criminal history records, inspection, 179.259, 453.3365

             Deposits, 630A.160

             Duties generally, 630A.155

             Employees

                   Compensation, 630A.160

                   Contracts for services to be in writing and approved, 284.013

                   General authority of Board, 630A.190

                   Hearing officers or panels, 630A.160

                   Investigators, employment, 630A.560

                   Records official, 239.008

                   Restrictions on employment of certain persons, 622.210-622.230

             Enforcement of laws for public benefit and protection, 622.080

             Examinations, duties, 622.090

             FBI, requests for criminal history records, 179A.075, 239B.010

             Financial administration, laws inapplicable, 353.005

             Fiscal year, 630A.180

             Hearings, general authority of Board, 630A.210

             Immunity from liability, 630A.540

             Injunctive relief, 630A.460, 630A.570, 630A.580

             Internet website, duties, immunities, 237.360, 239.008, 239B.050, 239B.060, 629.053

             Judicial review of Board’s orders, 630A.520

             Legal advice, appointment of special deputy, compensation, 228.091

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 622.100

             Legislative review of public agencies, ch. 232B

             Meetings (See also MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

                   Audio or video teleconferences, notices, requirements, 622.340

                   Generally, 630A.150

                   Open Meeting Law, applicability, 622.320

                   Out-of-state meetings, restrictions, 622.350

             Members

                   Compensation, 630A.160

                   Ethical standards, duties, 630A.135

                   Number, appointment, 629.097, 630A.100

                   Oath, Art. 15 § 2, 630A.130

                   Qualifications, 232A.020, 622.205, 630A.110

                   Removal, 630A.120

                   Terms, vacancies, 232A.020, 630A.100, 630A.120

                   Training, 622.200

             Oaths, authority to administer, 630A.210

             Officers, 630A.140

             Offices, 630A.190

             Payments of money for services provided by agency, procedures, 353.146-353.148

             Public health concerns, sharing of information, joint investigations, 622.315

             Records

                   Confidential information, 622.310, 630A.555

                   Disciplinary proceedings, 630A.390, 630A.510, 630A.555

                   License issuances and denials, 630A.290

                   Public records generally, ch. 239

                   Settlement agreements, 622.330

                   Transmittal of records between state agencies, 237.370

             Regulations, 439B.225, 630A.155, 630A.200, 630A.295, 630A.299

             Regulatory proceedings, 622.300-622.360

             Seal, 630A.170, 630A.175

             Sovereign immunity waived, 41.0305-41.039

             State Controller, provision of licensee information to, duties, 353C.1965

             Subpoenas, 630A.210

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of Board, 232B.220-232B.250

      Burn injuries, reports, 629.045

      Business licenses

             Prohibited acts by local governments, 244.335, 266.355, 268.095, 269.170

             Renewal of professional license, requirements, 622.240

      Child abuse or neglect

             Authority to detain child in danger of further harm if released, 432B.400

             Reports, duties, 432B.220-432B.250, 432B.290, 432B.400

      Civil penalties, 630A.510

      Clinical professional counselors’ licensing laws inapplicable, 641A.410

      Comparative negligence, actions involving, 41.141

      Competency examination, 630A.420-630A.440

      Complaints against, 630A.390-630A.410

      Controlled substances (See CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES—Practitioners; PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Criminal penalty, generally, 179.121, 630A.600

      Criminal prosecution not precluded by disciplinary action, 630A.550

      Dangerous drugs (See DANGEROUS DRUGS; PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Definitions, 0.040, 630A.010-630A.075

      Dentists’ law inapplicable, 631.115

      Dietitians’ laws inapplicable, 640E.090

      Disciplinary action

             Authorized action, 630A.510

             Background checks, requirements if proceedings initiated, 622.360

             Complaints, filing, review and investigation, 630A.390-630A.410

             Consent or settlement agreements, conditions and limitations, 622.330, 622A.170

             Contested cases, procedures, ch. 622A

             Examination of physician, 630A.420-630A.440

             Grounds generally, 630A.340-630A.380

             Hearing officers and panels, authority, procedural requirements, 630A.160, 630A.545

             Immunity from civil liability, 630A.540

             Medical use of marijuana, discipline prohibited, 453A.510

             Open Meeting Law, applicability, 622.320

             Proceedings, 630A.480-630A.530

             Prohibition on certain disciplinary action, 630A.540

             Records, 622.330, 630A.510, 630A.555

             Summary of action, reports, availability to public, 622.100

             Suspension or revocation of license or certificate

                   Automatic suspension, grounds, 630A.325

                   Child support obligations, effect, 630A.543

                   Contested cases, revocation and reinstatement of license or certificate, 622A.410

                   Effect, 639.2107

                   Fingerprints, willful failure to provide to Board, 622.360

                   Revocation of license in another jurisdiction, effect, 630A.225

                   Summary suspension, 233B.127, 630A.440, 630A.450

             Volunteer health care providers, reports, 629.480

      Ethics Institute, 396.797-396.7975

      Fee splitting or rebates, 630A.360

      Fingerprints, 622.360, 630A.241

      Firearms, reports of injuries inflicted by, 629.041

      Foreign medical school graduates, licensing, 630A.270

      Gerovital H3, selling or dispensing, 639.2845

      Health plan information of patients, maintenance, 629.066

      Health Service Corps, establishment, 396.899-396.903

      Hearing aid specialists, licensing laws inapplicable, 637A.025

      Homeopathic assistants

             Assault or battery committed upon, penalty, 200.471, 200.481

             Authority, 630A.297

             Certification

                   Application, 630A.225, 630A.246

                   Child support obligations, effect, 630A.246, 630A.543

                   Contents of certificate, 630A.170

                   Debt owed state agency, effect, 353C.1965, 622.240

                   Denial, 630A.225, 630A.246, 630A.290

                   Fees, 630A.330, 630A.543

                   Issuance, 630A.297

                   Qualifications, 630A.297

                   Reinstatement, 630A.530

                   Renewal, 622.240, 630A.246, 630A.325

                   Revocable privilege, 630A.080

                   Suspension or revocation (See Disciplinary action, this heading)

             Definition, 630A.035

             Practice without certificate unlawful, 179.121, 630A.590, 630A.600

             Regulations, 630A.299

      Independent review organizations, qualifications of clinical reviewer, 683A.372, 695G.275

      Industrial Insurance Act, violations, 630A.340, 630A.480

      Injunctions, 630A.460, 630A.570, 630A.580

      Insurance fraud, penalties, 686A.281-686A.295

      Intoxication, 630A.370

      Knives, reports of injuries inflicted by, 629.041

      Libraries

             Defined as personal property for property tax purposes, 361.030

             Exemption from execution, 21.090

      Licenses

             Application, 630A.225, 630A.240, 630A.246, 630A.270, 630A.290

             Child support obligations, effect, 630A.246, 630A.543

             Contents, 630A.170

             Debt owed state agency, effect, 353C.1965, 622.240

             Denial, 630A.225, 630A.240, 630A.246, 630A.290, 630A.340-630A.380

             Examinations, 630A.250-630A.270

             Fees, 630A.330

             Information to be provided patients, 629.076

             Limited license, 630A.320

             Practice without license unlawful, 630A.220, 630A.590, 630A.600

             Qualifications, 630A.230

             Reciprocity, 630A.280

             Reinstatement, 630A.530

             Renewal, 622.240, 630A.246, 630A.325

             Restricted license, 630A.310

             Revocable privilege, 630A.080

             Special license, 630A.310

             Suspension or revocation (See Disciplinary action, this heading)

             Temporary license, 630A.310

      Limited-liability companies, licensure, operation, 86.555, 89.030-89.110

      Local government employee organizations, prohibition on membership, 288.140

      Malpractice (See also MALPRACTICE)

             Actions, ch. 41A

             Complaints, filing, investigation, 630A.390, 630A.400

             Definitions, 630A.030, 630A.060

             Grounds for disciplinary action, 630A.370

             Reports by insurer, 690B.250

      Marriage and family therapists’ licensing laws inapplicable, 641A.410

      Massage therapists’ licensing laws inapplicable, 640C.100

      Medicaid, providers of goods or services (See MEDICAID)

      Medical Education Council of Nevada, 396.908

      Medical laboratories operated for treatment of own patients, 652.235

      Medical records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Medical societies

             Disciplinary action, reports to licensing board, 630A.390

             Dissemination of information by Board, immunity, 630A.540

             Limitation or termination of privileges, disciplinary action by Board does not preclude, 630A.550

      Mental or physical examination, 630A.420, 630A.440

      Minors, consent for medical care, 129.030

      Missing persons, duties, 480.500

      Name tag, requirements, 629.076

      Nurses and nursing assistants, reports of misconduct, 632.472

      Observation of rendering of care by practitioner, immunity from liability, 629.081

      Occupational therapists’ licensing laws inapplicable, 640A.070

      Offices

             Equal enjoyment of facilities, entitlement, 651.050-651.120

             Inspection by Board, 630A.557

             Operation of medical facility, prohibited acts, 630A.370

             Sign regarding medical records, posting, 629.051

             Smoking restricted, 202.2483-202.24925

      Older persons, reports of abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation, immunity from liability, 200.5093, 200.5094, 200.5096

      Parenteral solutions, regulations, 639.2806, 639.2807

      Personal assistance services, authorization, prohibited acts, 629.091

      Pharmacies, licensing prohibited, 639.232

      Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, membership, 422.4035

      Physical therapists prohibited from practicing homeopathy, 640.190

      Physical therapy referrals, disclosure of financial interest, 629.075

      Physician, definition includes homeopathic physician, 0.040

      Physicians’ licensing laws inapplicable, 630.047

      Practice of homeopathy defined, 630A.040

      Prenatal illegal substance abuse, duties, 432B.220, 432B.230, 432B.400

      Prescriptions (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Professional corporations, 89.030-89.110

      Professional incompetence defined, 630A.070

      Property, exemption from execution, 21.090

      Prosecution of violations, 630A.560

      Provider of health care defined, 629.031

      Psychologists’ licensing laws inapplicable, 641.029

      Referrals restricted, penalties, 439B.420, 439B.425

      Resident training, issuance of limited license, 630A.320

      Social workers’ licensing laws inapplicable, 641B.040

      Title H.M.D., use restricted, 630A.220

      Unlawful acts, penalties, 179.121, 630A.220, 630A.560-630A.600

      Unlicensed or uncertified practice

             Cease and desist orders, issuance, 630A.600

             Criminal penalties, generally, 630A.590, 630A.600

             Forfeiture of personal property and conveyances, 179.121

             Health care or surgical procedures performed without license, 200.800-200.840

             Injunctive relief, 630A.460, 630A.570, 630A.580

             Unlawful acts, generally, 630A.220

      Unprofessional conduct, 629.076, 630A.350-630A.380

      Volunteer services

             Duties of health care provider and sponsoring organization, 629.400-629.490

             Emergency Volunteer Health Practitioners Act, Uniform, ch. 415A

      Vulnerable persons, reports of abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation, immunity from liability, 200.50935, 200.5094, 200.5096

      Whistleblowers, disciplinary action prohibited, 630A.540

HOMEOWNERS’ ASSOCIATIONS

      Common-interest communities, ch. 116, ch. 116A

      Condominium hotels, ch. 116B

      Condominiums generally, ch. 117

      Planned unit developments generally, ch. 278A

      Subdivisions in unincorporated areas of certain counties, powers of construction committees, 278.563-278.568

HOMES FOR INDIVIDUAL RESIDENTIAL CARE (See also MEDICAL FACILITIES AND RELATED ENTITIES)

      Accommodation of relatives of residents, authorization, restrictions, 449.199

      Background investigation of personnel, 449.089, 449.119-449.125

      Charges (See also MEDICAL BILLS)

             Itemized statement to be provided on request, 449.193

      Complaints, investigation, 427A.135-427A.155, 427A.175, 449.0307, 449.160

      Counties and cities, adoption of terms to match state laws, 244.3549, 268.0193

      Damage to property of older resident, investigation and settlement of complaint, 427A.175

      Definition, 449.0105

      Disciplinary action, 449.160-449.179

      Durable power of attorney, certification of competency of principal, 162A.790

      Enforcement of laws, expenditures, recovery of costs, 449.0306, 449.0308

      Facility for long-term care, inclusion as, 427A.028

      Facility for the dependent, inclusion as, 449.0045

      Financial protections for residents, 449.725

      Injection practices, attestation of knowledge and compliance with guidelines, 449.092

      Inspections, 449.0307, 449.131-449.134

      Licensing

             Application, filing, contents, 449.040

             Denial, 449.092, 449.160, 449.170, 449.174

             Exemptions, 449.0301

             Expiration and renewal, 449.089, 449.092

             Fees, deposit, 449.0306, 449.050

             Form and contents of license, 449.085

             Injection practices, attestation of knowledge and compliance with guidelines, 449.092

             Investigations, 449.0307

             Issuance, validity and transferability, 449.080

             Provisional license, 449.091

             Requirement, 449.030

             Revocation, 449.160, 449.170, 449.174

             Standards, qualifications and other regulations, 449.0302

             Surety bond or substitute, requirements, 449.065, 449.067

             Suspension, 449.065, 449.160, 449.163, 449.170, 449.174

      Medical records (See also MEDICAL RECORDS)

             Suspension of license or cessation of operation, procedures following, 449.171

      Notice regarding care and services provided, posting, 449.2487

      Power of attorney on behalf of certain patients, execution, prohibited acts, 162A.220

      Prohibited acts, penalties, 449.220-449.240

      Prosecution of violations, 449.240

      Residential facilities for groups, certain referrals unlawful, 449.209

      Rights of residents, 449.700-449.730

      Surety bonds

             Recovery against, 427A.175

             Requirements, 449.065, 449.067

      Temporary employment service employees, duties, 449.123-449.125

      Training of personnel in recognition and prevention of abuse, 449.089, 449.093

      Transfer of resident, forwarding of records, 449.705

      Unlicensed operation, 449.0308, 449.210, 449.220

HOMESCHOOLING

      Charter school, conversion of homeschool to, 386.506, 386.525

      Classes and extracurricular activities at public school or charter school, participation, 386.580, 392.070, 392.705

      College entrance examinations, participation, notices, 392.700

      Discrimination against child by school or organization prohibited, 392.700

      Distance education programs, ineligibility, 388.850

      Educational plans of instruction, requirements, 392.700

      Exemption from compulsory attendance at public school, 392.070

      High school, enrollment by homeschooled child, requirements, 392.033, 392.700

      Homeschooled child defined, 385.007

      Interscholastic activities, participation, 386.430, 386.462-386.464, 392.070, 392.705

      Kindergarten, program of instruction for, 388.060

      Nevada Youth Legislature, eligibility, 385.525

      Notice of intent to homeschool, requirements, 392.700

      Programs and activities offered at public school or through school district, notice of intent to participate, 392.705

      Records of school district relating to child, release, 392.700

      Special education and related services, provision to homeschooled children, 392.070

      Suspension or expulsion from public school, homeschooling authorized, 392.466

HOMESTEADS

      Abandonment, requirements, 115.040

      Alienation, Art. 4 § 30, 115.040

      Allodial titles

             Establishment, 361.900-361.920

             Extension of exemption provided under homestead law, 115.010

      Conveyance of homestead by owner when spouse insane, procedure, 115.070

      Death, disposition of property, 115.060

      Debts and liabilities to which homestead subject, 115.010, 115.060

      Declaration of homestead

             Dissemination of information by county assessors, 361.0435

             Form, contents, availability, 115.025

             Generally, 115.020

             Tenants in common, 115.030

      Deeds of trust, subject to payment of, when, 115.010

      Definition, 115.005

      Equity defined, 115.005

      Execution proceedings, 115.050

      Exemptions

             Amount, 115.010

             Single persons, extension to, 115.060

      Forced sale on execution, not subject to, Art. 4 § 30, 115.010

      Home credit or equity loans, subject to payment of, when, 115.010

      Labor claims, effect, 100.030

      Liens, subject to payment of, when, 115.010

      Manufactured or mobile home, exemption, 115.005, 115.010

      Medicaid benefits, property subject to recovery of money owed, 115.090

      Mortgages

             Security for loan or indebtedness, validity, 115.040

             Subject to payment of, when, 115.010

      Murder or felonious killing of decedent, forfeiture of benefits by culpable actor, ch. 41B

      Partition by tenants in common, rights, 115.030

      Payment of purchase money, subject to, 115.010

      Probate homesteads

             Appeal of order creating homestead, 155.190

             Recordation of order setting apart, 146.025, 155.120

             Right to possession, family of decedent, 146.010, 146.020

             Vesting on death of spouse, 146.050

      Recording of documents

             Abandonment, declaration of, 115.040

             Estates of decedents, orders setting apart, 146.025, 155.120

             Homestead declaration, 115.020

             Laws regulating, passage, Art. 4 § 30

             Manner, 247.120, 247.130

             Requirements for documents, 111.312

      Sale of property for taxes, 115.080

      Separate property, requirements of declaration, 115.020

      Succession of ownership, 115.060

      Survivors, rights, 115.060

      Taxes, when subject to payment of taxes, 115.080

      Trustee, rights, 115.020

HOMICIDE

      Battery with intent to commit, 200.400

      Boats, operating under the influence, resulting in death, 488.420, 488.425

      Excusable homicide

             Burden of proof, 200.170

             Generally, 200.150

             Misadventure, 200.180

             Not punishable, 200.190

      Explosives, damage or destruction of occupied building by use of, 202.830

      Forfeiture of property, rights or benefits by culpable actor in killing of decedent, ch. 41B

      Intoxication no excuse for criminal act, 193.220, 458.260

      Justifiable homicide

             Burden of proof, 200.170

             Defense of child, parent, other person or property, 200.120, 200.160

             Definition, 200.120

             Escaping felons, retaking, 200.140

             Fugitive, retaking, 200.140

             Not punishable, 200.190

             Officers, 200.140

             Reasonable fear, 200.130

             Retreat unnecessary under certain circumstances, 200.120

             Riot, suppressing, 200.120

             Self-defense, 200.120, 200.160, 200.200

             When, 200.120, 200.140, 200.150

      Life-sustaining treatment, effect of declaration concerning withholding or withdrawal, 449.650, 449.6954, 450B.570

      Malice, express and implied, defined, 200.020

      Manslaughter (See MANSLAUGHTER)

      Motor vehicles

             Arrest without warrant for commission of homicide by vehicle, 484A.710

             Driving under the influence resulting in death, 484C.130, 484C.430, 484C.440

             Failure to stop on signal of peace officer, offense resulting in death, 484B.550

             Reckless driving resulting in death, 484B.653

             Vehicular homicide (See VEHICULAR HOMICIDE)

      Murder (See MURDER)

      Poison, administration, 200.390, 207.012

      Real property sale or lease, disclosure of facts relating to previous occupants immaterial to transaction, 40.770

      Trial, place of, 200.110

HOMOSEXUALS (See generally SEXUAL ORIENTATION)

HONEY (See BEES AND BEEHIVES)

HONORARIUMS

      Public officers or employees, receipt prohibited, 281A.510

HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY

      Group health insurance policies, coverage, 689B.0376, 689B.0377

      Health maintenance organizations, coverage, 695C.1694, 695C.1695

      Individual health insurance policies, coverage, 689A.0415, 689A.0417

      Nonprofit hospital or medical service corporations, coverage, 695B.1916, 695B.1918

HORSE-DRAWN VEHICLES (See HORSES—Wagons or other animal-drawn vehicles)

HORSE RACING

      Agricultural associations, use of appropriated money for purses prohibited, 547.130, 547.150

      Bribery to influence outcome of sporting event, 207.290, 465.070

      Charity days, definition and regulation, 466.160

      Cities and counties, licensing and regulation, 466.095, 466.210

      Definitions, 466.017-466.029

      Electrical device or appliance, unlawful use to alter speed of racing animal, 466.216

      Gaming Commission (See GAMING COMMISSION, NEVADA)

      Gaming Control Board (See GAMING CONTROL BOARD, STATE)

      Grants to licensees, approval, 466.080

      Information, licensing and regulation of dissemination, 463.430-463.480, 465.090

      Information services, work card required, 599B.115, 599B.140

      Investigations by State Gaming Control Board, 463.310

      License fees

             Amount, 466.120, 466.130

             Exemptions, 466.120

             Jockeys, 466.170

             Owners, agents and nominators, 466.170

             Payment, 466.150

             Refund, impossibility of race meet, 466.200

             Trainers, 466.170

      Licenses

             Advance deposit required, 466.102

             Application, 466.100

             Chariot races, 466.130

             Cutter races, 466.130

             Duration of license, 466.100

             Issuance, 466.150

             Limitation on number of days of racing, 466.110

             Requirements, 353C.1965, 466.090, 466.170-466.176

             Revocation, suspension or modification, 466.100

             Tax payable on total amount of money wagered, 466.125

             Transfer of meets, 466.110

             Trotting and pacing meetings, 466.130

      Live broadcasts, dissemination, 463.168, 463.421-463.427

      Local improvement projects, financing, 271.265, 271.650-271.680, ch. 271A, 360.850, 360.855

      Money in lieu of bond, posting, 466.1045

      Motor carrier laws, certain vehicles exempt, 706.736

      Nevada Racing Act, citation, 466.010

      Off-track pari-mutuel wagering

             Approval of locations and condition for licenses, 466.100, 466.105

             Bonuses, rebates or discounts of wagers, 464.075

             Commissions to be deducted, determination and division, 464.040

             Committee to negotiate agreements, appointment, 464.020

             Definitions, 464.005

             Inspection of books and records of licensees, 464.020

             License fee, 464.015, 464.045

             Regulations, 464.025, 464.075

             Sharing of revenue, 464.025

             Unlawful operation of system, 464.010

      Pari-mutuel wagering

             Account for Racing and Pari-Mutuel Wagering, 466.080

             Administration, 464.020

             Bets, odds open to public view, 466.153

             Breakage, 466.151

             Commissions, limitations, 464.040, 466.151

             Definition, 466.028

             Illegal wagering, 464.060, 466.155

             Inspection of books and records of licensees, 464.020

             Licenses

                   Advance deposit required, 466.102

                   Concurrent race meets, limitation, 466.115

                   Fees, 464.040, 464.045, 466.120

                   Investigation of applicants, 466.105

                   Requirement, 464.010, 466.090

                   Suspension or revocation, 464.080

             Limitation on wagers by agents, 464.070, 466.157

             Place for conducting, 464.050, 466.153

             Public viewing of wagering, 464.050

             Redemption of outstanding tickets, 466.159

             Regulations, 464.025, 466.170

             Tax

                   Proceeds, distribution, 466.080

                   Rate, 466.125

      Performance bond, requirement, 466.1045

      Purses, distribution of portion of pari-mutuel money as, 466.125

      Race books and sports pools (See GAMING)

      Racing dates, award, 466.104, 466.140

      Religious assemblies, disturbing by promoting racing, 201.270

      Reports by licensees, 466.190

      Stewards and other officials, employment and compensation, 466.070

      Televised broadcasts of sporting events, blackouts, 704.687

      Testing laboratory, maintenance, 466.070

      Tournaments or contests in association with gaming licensee, 463.169

      Traffic control, requirements, 484A.800

      Trotting and pacing meetings, licensing, 466.130

      Unlawful acts, penalties, 466.216, 466.220

HORSELESS CARRIAGE CLUB OF NEVADA

      License plates for antique vehicles, 482.380

HORSES (See also ANIMALS; LIVESTOCK)

      Bailee, fraud to obtain, 205.400

      Brand inspection (See BRAND INSPECTION DISTRICTS)

      Brands and marks (See BRANDS AND MARKS, ANIMALS)

      Breeding encouraged, 466.015

      Diseased animals, ch. 571, 574.110, 574.130, 574.140

      Driving away without authority, 206.160

      Grand larceny defined, 205.220

      Grazing (See GRAZING AND GRAZING LANDS)

      Leading away without authority, 206.160

      Meat, conditions of sale of horse meat, 583.050, 583.477

      Racing (See HORSE RACING)

      Railroads

             Death or injury, liability, 705.150-705.200

             Livestock guards, construction, 705.130

             Transportation, requirements, 705.090-705.110

      Riding or driving on highway or street

             Applicability of traffic laws, 484B.103, 484B.297

             Damage from driving along, 405.240

             Injurious substance placed on road, penalty, 405.210, 574.160

             Reckless driving or riding, penalty, 202.530

             Running on highway while drawing vehicle unlawful, 574.180

      Riding without authority, 206.160

      Saddle horses, transport of certain animals without brand inspection or livestock movement permit, 565.095

      Stud service, lien on mare and offspring for, 108.570

      Tripping, prohibited acts, 574.100

      Wagons or other animal-drawn vehicles

             Lamps and reflectors, 484D.175

             Liability insurance requirements for commercial enterprises, 706.303

             Running on public road prohibited, 574.180

             Slow moving vehicle emblem, display, 484D.545

             Traffic laws, applicability, 484B.103, 484B.297

      Wild horses

             Removal from private property, 244.387

             Unlawful acts, 504.490

      Working without owner’s consent unlawful, 575.010

HORTICULTURE (See also AGRICULTURE)

      Agricultural products, standards, 587.290-587.450

      County agricultural demonstration farms and plots, ch. 553

      Crops, quarantine, ch. 554, 561.295

      Farm products defined, 576.0155

      Implement of husbandry defined, 484D.020

      Industrial insurance, laborers excluded from, 616A.110, 616B.656

      Occupational Diseases Act, workers excluded from, 617.080

      Organic agricultural products, certification of producers and handlers, 587.700-587.830

      Pest control, 555.005-555.125

      Unemployment compensation, certain agricultural labor included in definition of employment, 612.090

HOSPICE CARE (See also MEDICAL FACILITIES AND RELATED ENTITIES)

      Accounting and financial reports, 449.450-449.530

      Background investigations, 449.089, 449.119-449.125

      Child abuse or neglect, reports, 432B.220-432B.250, 432B.290

      Complaints, 223.560, 449.0307

      Definition, 449.0115

      Disciplinary action, 449.160-449.179

      Durable power of attorney, 162A.700-162A.860

      Enforcement of laws, expenditures, recovery of costs, 449.0306, 449.0308

      Facilities for hospice care

             Defibrillators, placement, 450B.620

             Definition, 449.0033

             Nevada Health Facilities Assistance Act, 449.250-449.430

             Palliative services defined, 449.0156

             Services that may be provided by, 449.197

             Terminally ill defined, 449.0195

      Health insurance policies, coverage, 689A.030, 689B.030

      Health maintenance organizations, coverage, 695C.176

      Hypodermics, sterile device program, 439.985-439.994

      Inspections, 449.0307, 449.131-449.133

      Licensing

             Application, filing, contents, 449.040

             Denial, 449.160, 449.170, 449.174

             Exemptions, 449.0301

             Expiration and renewal, 449.089

             Fees, deposit, 449.0306, 449.050

             Form and contents of license, 449.085

             Investigations, 449.0307

             Issuance, validity and transferability, 449.080

             Provisional license, 449.091

             Requirement, 449.030

             Revocation, 449.160, 449.170, 449.174

             Standards, qualifications and other regulations, 449.0302

             Suspension, 449.160, 449.163, 449.170, 449.174

      Life-sustaining treatment, withholding or withdrawal, 162A.700-162A.860, 449.535-449.690, 450B.400-450B.590

      Medicaid patients, reimbursement to facility or program providing services, 422.304

      Medical records (See also MEDICAL RECORDS)

             Suspension of license or cessation of operation, procedures following, 449.171

      Nathan Adelson Hospice, property tax exemption, 361.088, 361.155

      Nonprofit hospital, medical and dental service corporations, coverage, 695B.180

      Nurses, powers and duties relating to death of patients, 440.100, 440.415, 632.474

      Nursing assistant employees, duties concerning, 632.125

      Patients’ rights, 449.700-449.730

      Physician assistants, powers and duties relating to deaths of patients, 440.415

      Program requirements, 449.196

      Prohibited acts, penalties, 449.205-449.240

      Prosecution of violations, 449.240

      Residential facilities for groups, certain referrals unlawful, 449.209

      Temporary employment service employees, duties, 449.123-449.125

      Unlicensed operation, 449.0308, 449.210, 449.220

HOSPITAL DISTRICTS, COUNTY (See COUNTY HOSPITALS)

HOSPITAL PATIENTS, BUREAU FOR

      Advocate’s designee, requirements, decisions, 223.575

      Assessments for support, 223.550, 223.575

      Creation, 223.575

      Employees, 223.575

      Notice of existence and services, provision to patients, 449.730

      Resolution of disputes, 223.575, 439B.260

HOSPITAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS (See also NONPROFIT HOSPITAL, MEDICAL AND DENTAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS)

      Generally, ch. 695B

HOSPITALS (See also MEDICAL FACILITIES AND RELATED ENTITIES)

      Abortion (See also ABORTION)

             Nurses or nursing assistants, participation cannot be required, 632.475

             Performance in hospital required under certain conditions, 442.250

             Private institutions may prohibit use of facilities, 449.191

             Reports, submission to State Registrar of Vital Statistics, 442.265

      Accounting and financial reports, 449.450-449.530

      Alcohol or drug abuse, treatment, 458.091

      Anatomical gifts

             Coordination of procurement and use, 451.584

             Donee, hospital as, 451.571

             Identification of potential donors, 451.572

      Assessment for Bureau for Hospital Patients, 223.550, 223.575

      Audits, 439B.440

      Background investigations, 449.089, 449.119-449.125

      Birth certificates, preparation, 440.280

      Blood products, requirements for records, tests and equipment, 460.030

      Burn injuries

             Reports to fire department, 629.045

             Treatment, approval of service required, 449.087

      Cancer, availability of hospital records for abstracting information concerning, 457.250

      Capital expenditures, application fee, approval, 439A.081, 439A.100

      CDC surveillance system, participation, 439.847

      Charges

             Bureau of Hospital Patients, duties, 223.575, 439B.260

             Consumer information program regarding charges, 439A.200-439A.290

             Debt collection (See Debt collection, this heading)

             Internet publication of information, 223.560, 439A.270

             Itemization on patient’s bill, 449.243, 629.071

             Judgment for medical bill, property exempt from execution, 21.095

             Notice of available reductions, provision and posting, 449.730

             Reduction of billed charges for certain patients and services, 439B.260

             Restraining costs of health care, ch. 439B

             Summary of charges for common services, preparation, public inspection, 449.243

             Uniform Billing and Claims Forms, use, 449.243, 689A.105, 689B.250

             Uniform list of billed charges, maintenance and use required, 439B.400

             Waiver of deductible or copayment, conditions, 449.195

      Charitable organizations operating hospitals

             Local school support tax exemptions, 374.3305-374.331, 374.353, 374.7315

             Property tax exemption, Art. 8 § 2, 361.083, 361.155

             Sales and use tax exemptions, 372.326-372.327, 372.348, 372.7287

             Unemployment Compensation Law, applicability, 612.120, 612.121

      Chart order defined, 453.038, 454.0041, 639.004

      Children (See Infants, this heading; Minors, this heading)

      Church institutions, exemptions from licensing requirements, 449.0301

      Cities

             Isolation hospital, establishment by board of health, 439.470

             Loans or grants, acceptance, 268.450

      Civil penalties and administrative fines, 439A.310, 439B.420-439B.440, 439B.500, 449.163, 449.530

      Classification, 449.202

      Community mental health programs, contracts, 433C.230

      Comparative negligence, actions involving, 41.141

      Complaints against, assistance to consumers, 223.560

      Computers for transmittal of information to pharmacy, provision by pharmacy or insurer, 639.275

      Confidential communications, 453.157

      Construction

             Capital expenditures, application fee, approval, 439A.081, 439A.100

             Cooperative agreements for financing facilities, 277.0705-277.0755

             Federal aid, 449.250-449.430

             Revenue bonds, proceeds used to finance facilities, 244A.669-244A.763, 268.512-268.568, 349.400-349.670

             State aid, 449.400-449.430

      Consumer information program regarding charges, 439A.200-439A.290

      Contracts for operation, submission of copies to Department of Health and Human Services, 439B.420

      Controlled substances (See also CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES; PRESCRIPTIONS)

             Addiction, treatment for, 458.091

             Authority to administer and dispense, 453.371-453.381

             Certification to dispense, requirement and fee, 639.170

             Chart order defined, 453.038

             Conditions and limitations on dispensing, 639.23505

             Delivery to facility without pharmacy on premises, 639.23275

             Prescription defined, 453.128

             Regulation, 453.221-453.257

      Convalescent care facilities (See generally MEDICAL FACILITIES AND RELATED ENTITIES)

      Cost of services, hearings and investigations, 449.460, 449.500, 449.710

      County hospitals (For specific provisions, see COUNTY HOSPITALS)

             Generally, ch. 450

      Credentials of certain providers of health care, form to obtain information, 629.095

      Criminal neglect of patients, penalties, 200.495

      Dangerous drugs (See also DANGEROUS DRUGS; PRESCRIPTIONS)

             Addiction, treatment for, 458.091

             Authority to possess, administer and dispense, 454.213, 454.215

             Certification to dispense, requirement and fee, 639.170

             Chart order defined, 454.0041

             Conditions and limitations on dispensing, 639.23505

             Delivery to facility without pharmacy on premises, 639.23275

             Furnishing without prescription, conditions, 454.301

             Prescription defined, 454.00961

      Dead human bodies, duties concerning unclaimed bodies, 451.400

      Debt collection

             Collection agencies, procedures, 649.332

             Insurance or public program coverage, procedure, 449.751-449.759

             Liens, 108.590-108.668

             Limitation of actions, 11.2095

      Debts, prohibited purchases, penalty, 629.078

      Defibrillators, placement, 450B.620

      Definition, 449.012, 639.0074

      Dental hygienists, employment, 631.310

      Dentists

             Admission to membership on medical staff, 449.192

             Military personnel, agreements to provide care in local hospitals, 449.2455

             Physical evaluation of patient before admission to hospital, 631.267

      Discharge forms, contents and disclosure of information, 449.485

      Disciplinary action, 449.160-449.179

      Discovery, review committee records, 49.117-49.123, 49.265

      Disputes between hospitals and patients, mediation, 244.1607

      Drug abuse, treatment for, 458.091

      Elko County, tax for support of hospital, Special & Local Acts Volume

      Emergency medical care (See also EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES)

             Exposure of emergency response employees to infectious disease, duties of hospital, 450B.340-450B.390

             Liability for rendering emergency care, 41.500-41.506

             Nurses providing care in ambulances, reimbursement of hospital, 450B.265

             Provision of services required, 439B.410

             Transfer of patients to other hospital, 439B.410

             Transfer of patients within hospital, 450B.790

             Waiting times, collection of data by State Board of Health, 450B.795

      Employers, unlawful collection of hospital fees from employees, 613.180

      Enforcement of laws, expenditures, recovery of costs, 449.0306, 449.0308

      Entrance or exit of facility, unlawful acts, 449.760

      Equal enjoyment of facilities, entitlement, 651.050-651.120

      Federal aid, 449.250-449.430

      Federal hospitals, exemptions from state licensing requirements, 449.0301

      Financial inducements, prohibitions on offering, 439B.420

      Fire safety, changes to existing structures to enhance, 477.100-477.170

      Firearms, reports of injuries inflicted by, 629.041

      Fiscal year, 439B.090

      General hospitals, conditions for designation as, 449.202

      Genetic testing, retention of records, 629.161

      Gerovital H3, selling or dispensing, 639.2845

      Health emergencies, 439.950-439.983

      Health maintenance organizations, ch. 695C

      Helicopters, approval for operation of certain medical helicopters, 439A.104

      Hospital service corporations, ch. 695B

      Hypodermics, sterile device program, 439.985-439.994

      Indigent patients (See also Patients, this heading)

             Applicants for indigent status, evaluation of eligibility, 428.030

             Care of patients, certain hospitals required to provide, 439B.300-439B.340

             Carriers authorized to give discounted or free transportation, 706.351

             Emergency medical care, 439B.410

             False claims by hospital for reimbursement for drugs or medical supplies, 639.2815

             Hospital care and other medical assistance, 428.115-428.305

             Medicaid (See also MEDICAID)

                   Investigation of abuse, neglect and other offenses, 228.410

                   Nonfederal share of certain expenditures, payment, 422.272, 428.206, 428.207

                   Payments to certain hospitals for treating disproportionate share of Medicaid patients, 422.380-422.390

                   Reimbursement to facility or program providing services, 422.304, 428.206, 428.207

             Reimbursement for charges, 428.030, 428.206-428.209, 428.235, 439B.320-439B.340

      Infants (See also Minors, this heading)

             AIDS, testing for, 442.600-442.660

             Birth certificates, preparation, 440.280

             Birth defects and adverse birth outcomes, provision of information to Chief Medical Officer, 442.325

             Delivery of newborn child to provider of emergency services by parent, 128.097, 432B.390, 432B.630

             Hearing screenings of newborns, 442.500-442.590

             Heart disease, examination of newborns for critical congenital heart disease, 442.680

             Neonatal intensive care, approval of service required, 449.087

             Ophthalmia neonatorum, duties, penalty, 442.040, 442.110

             Prenatal illegal substance abuse, reports, duties, 432B.220, 432B.230, 432B.400

             Preventable or inheritable disorders, testing for, 442.008, 629.151, 629.171

             Unmarried mothers, provision of information concerning acknowledgment of paternity, 449.246

      Infections, facility-acquired, duties, 439.856, 439.857, 439.865, 439.873-439.877

      Inspections, 449.0307, 449.131-449.133

      Insurance

             Limitations on deductibles and copayments, 689B.061, 695B.185, 695D.205

             Unlicensed insurers, certain payments to insured prohibited following assignment of benefits, 449.2475

      Insurance companies, prohibited transactions with, 680A.320

      Intellectual disabilities, persons with, transfer from facility to general hospital, payment of expenses, 435.085

      Internet pharmacies (See PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY—Pharmacies and drug stores)

      Internet publications (See INTERNET)

      Intoxicating liquors used in facilities

             Excise tax, exemption, 369.340

             Permissible person, defined as, 369.070

             Permits for importation of liquor, 369.390, 369.440

      Investigation by Division of Public and Behavioral Health, 449.0307

      Isolation hospitals, establishment and maintenance, 439.360, 439.470

      Knives, reports of injuries inflicted by, 629.041

      Licensing

             Amendment of license, 449.087

             Application, filing, contents, 449.040

             Denial, 449.160, 449.170, 449.174

             Exemptions, 449.0301

             Expiration and renewal, 449.089

             Fees, deposit, 449.0306, 449.050

             Form and contents of license, 449.085

             Investigations, 449.0307

             Issuance, validity and transferability, 449.080

             Provisional license, 449.091

             Requirement, 449.030

             Revocation, 449.160, 449.170, 449.174

             Standards, qualifications and other regulations, 449.0302

             Suspension, 449.160, 449.163, 449.170, 449.174

      Liens, 108.590-108.668, 629.078

      Life-sustaining treatment

             Durable power of attorney, 162A.700-162A.860

             Emergency treatment, do-not-resuscitate requests, 450B.400-450B.590

             Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment, procedures, 449.691-449.697

             Withholding or withdrawal, declaration, 449.535-449.690

      Major hospitals

             Deductibles or copayments, collection restricted, 439B.265

             Definition, 439B.115

             Limitation on charges, reports, penalties, Special & Local Acts Volume

             Nursing practice, foundation for, establishment, 439B.270

             Reduction of billed charges, 439B.260

             Resolution of disputes between hospitals and patients, 439B.260

             Rural hospitals, technical assistance program, 439B.275

             Wellness program, sponsorship, 439B.280

      Managed care, regulation generally, ch. 695G

      Medicaid patients (See Indigent patients, this heading)

      Medical interns

             Controlled substances, professional use, 453.371-453.552

             Dangerous drugs, professional use, 454.215

      Medical or dental malpractice actions (See also MALPRACTICE)

             Actions, ch. 41A

      Medication aides (See Nursing assistants and medication aides - certified, this heading)

      Mental health facilities (See MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES)

      Minors

             Child abuse or neglect, reports, duties, 432B.220-432B.250, 432B.290, 432B.400

             Custody of child pursuant to court order, duties, 449.181

             Drug abuse, consent for treatment, 129.050

             Emergency treatment, consent by person in loco parentis, 129.040

             Health care service, consent for treatment, 129.030

             Infants (See Infants, this heading)

             Release from hospital, restrictions and penalties, 449.245

             Residential treatment, cooperative agreements for educational services, requests for reimbursement, 277.0655, 387.1225

      Name or other designation, misleading, 449.204

      Neonatal intensive care, approval of service required, 449.087

      Nevada Health Facilities Assistance Act, 449.250-449.430

      Nonprofit hospital service corporations, ch. 695B

      Nurses (See also NURSES AND NURSING)

             Inspection of premises, authority of State Board of Nursing, 632.126

             List of personnel, submission to State Board of Nursing, 632.125

             Military personnel, agreements to provide care in local hospitals, 449.2455

             Reports of misconduct, 632.472

             Staffing, requirements, 449.241-449.2428

             Supervision by registered nurse, 632.240

      Nursing assistants and medication aides - certified (See also NURSING ASSISTANTS AND MEDICATION AIDES - CERTIFIED)

             Advisory Committee on Nursing Assistants and Medication Aides, representation, 632.072

             Certification, confirmation, 449.247, 632.125

             Inspection of premises, authority of State Board of Nursing, 632.126

             List of personnel, submission to State Board of Nursing, 632.125

             Reports of misconduct, 632.472

             Training programs and instructors, review, 449.247

      Nursing schools, regulation by State Board of Nursing, 632.430-632.470

      Observation of rendering of care by practitioner, immunity from liability, 629.081

      Open-heart surgery, approval of service required, 449.087

      Operation without license, 449.0308, 449.210, 449.220

      Patients

             Absent voting, 293.316, 293C.317

             Aversive intervention and restraints, use, restrictions, 449.765-449.786

             Bills (See Charges, this heading)

             Bureau for Hospital Patients, 223.550, 223.575, 439B.260

             Criminal neglect, definition, penalties, 200.495

             Death of patients, powers and duties of nurses and physician assistants, 440.100, 440.415, 632.474

             Devise or insurance proceeds to facility owner or administrator, restrictions, 449.725

             Durable power of attorney for health care decisions, certification of competency of principal, 162A.790

             Health plan information of patients, maintenance by hospital, 629.066

             Indigents (See Indigent patients, this heading)

             Infants (See Infants, this heading)

             Life-sustaining treatment (See Life-sustaining treatment, this heading)

             Minors (See Minors, this heading)

             Neighborhood justice centers, mediation of disputes, 244.1607

             Older persons, reports of abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation, immunity from liability, 200.5093, 200.5094, 200.5096

             Power of attorney on behalf of certain patients, execution, prohibited acts, 162A.220

             Prisoners, guard required, 211.160

             Records (See Records, this heading)

             Resolution of disputes between hospitals and patients, 439B.260

             Rights of patients, 433.456-433.536, 435.530-435.615, 449.700-449.730

             Safety, duties of hospitals, reports of sentinel events, 439.800-439.890

             Victims of crime (See Victims of crime, this heading)

             Vulnerable persons, reports of abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation, immunity from liability, 200.50935, 200.5094, 200.5096

      Perfusionists, report of discipline or change of privileges to licensing board, 630.307

      Pharmacies

             Drug therapy, implementation, monitoring and modification by pharmacist, 639.2809

             Hospital technicians (See PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY—Pharmacists)

             Inspections by State Board of Pharmacy, 639.289

             Operation, 639.070, 639.071, 639.170, 639.2324

             Prohibited acts following disciplinary action, 639.2107

             Records of purchases and sales, 454.286

      Physical therapy referrals, disclosure of financial interest, 629.075

      Physicians (For general provisions, see PHYSICIANS)

             Military personnel, agreements to provide care in local hospitals, 449.2455

             Prohibited acts, 439B.410, 439B.420

             Report of discipline or change in privileges to licensing board, 630.307, 633.533

      Poison

             Purchase of supplies, 639.268

             Sales to hospitals, 454.090

      Prescriptions (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Prisoners, guard required, 211.160

      Prohibited acts, 439B.420, 439B.430, 449.205-449.240

      Prosecution of violations, 449.240

      Provider of health care defined, 629.031

      Psychiatric hospitals (See PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITALS)

      Public Employees’ Benefits Program, contracts, 287.0434

      Public health emergencies, 439.950-439.983

      Records (See also MEDICAL RECORDS)

             Authentication of medical records as evidence, 52.320-52.375

             Compliance with laws, examination of hospital books and records to determine, 439B.430, 439B.440

             Examination, personal injury actions, 108.640

             Information to be secured from patients, 439.230

             Review committee records exempt from discovery, 49.117-49.123, 49.265

             Sign regarding medical records, posting, 629.051

             Suspension of license or cessation of operation, procedures following, 449.171

      Research information confidential, 453.157

      Residential facilities for groups, certain referrals unlawful, 449.0305, 449.209

      Respiratory care practitioners, report of discipline or change of privileges to Board of Medical Examiners, 630.307

      Review committee records exempt from discovery, 49.117-49.123, 49.265

      Rural hospitals

             Definition, 449.0177

             Laboratory tests, persons entitled to access results, 449.2465, 652.193

             Nevada Office of Rural Health, duties, 396.906

             Separate standards for regulation or licensure, adoption, 449.0302

             Technical assistance program, provision by major hospitals, 439B.275

             Telecommunications services, rates, 704.6873

      Services requiring approval by Division of Public and Behavioral Health, 449.087

      Sexual assault victims, examination and treatment, payment of costs, 217.300-217.320

      Smoking restrictions, 202.2483-202.24925

      Staffing, requirements, 449.241-449.2428

      Standards for operation and maintenance, 449.340

      State Fire Marshal, duties, 477.030

      STEMI receiving centers, designation, requirements and prohibitions, 449.2035

      Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee on the Prevention and Treatment of, membership, 439.492

      Stroke centers, designation, requirements and prohibitions, 449.203

      Temporary employment service employees, duties, 449.123-449.125

      Transplantation of organs, approval of service, 449.087

      Trauma centers

             Approval of operation, 449.087, 450B.236

             Designation of hospital as center for treatment of trauma, 450B.237

             Information concerning treatment, hospital to record and maintain, 450B.238

             Liability of certain medical facilities and health care providers limited, 41.503

             Program for treatment of trauma, 450B.237

             Public and Behavioral Health, Division of to cooperate with American College of Surgeons, 450B.239

      Tuberculosis, treatment and care of patients, 441A.340-441A.400

      Unemployment compensation, excluded or covered employment, 612.117, 612.120, 612.121

      Uniform Billing and Claims Forms, use, 449.243, 689A.105, 689B.250

      United States hospitals, exemptions from state licensing requirements, 449.0301

      Unlicensed operation, 449.0308, 449.210, 449.220

      Veterans’ hospitals (See VETERANS AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Veterinary hospitals (See generally VETERINARIANS)

      Victims of crime, consequence of acceptance of payment from State by service provider, 217.245

      Volunteers, liability for acts and omissions, 41.485

HOSPITALS, STATE (See generally MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES)

HOSTAGES

      False imprisonment, use of imprisoned person to avoid arrest, 200.460

      Prisoner taking hostages to facilitate escape, punishment, 212.090

      Temporary changes in telephone service permitted where hostages being held, 179.525

HOTELS AND MOTELS (See also FOOD AND DRINK ESTABLISHMENTS)

      Bathing facilities, requirements, 447.110, 447.140, 447.150

      Bathrooms (See Toilets, this heading)

      Bedbugs, extermination required, 447.030

      Bedding and mattresses

             Amount of bedding required, 447.090

             Disinfection after use by diseased person, 447.100

             Sanitary condition required, 447.020, 447.090

      Charges

             Overcharge, liability, 651.030, 651.040

             Rates, posting and availability for viewing required, 651.030, 651.040

      Common-interest communities, use of unit for transient commercial purposes, 116.340

      Community notification website, restrictions on use of information, 179B.270-179B.290

      Construction and remodeling, regulation, 447.185

      Death of patron caused by nonemployee, liability limited, 651.015

      Deficiency in construction of real property improvements, 11.202-11.206

      Definitions, 447.003-447.010

      Defrauding proprietors, 205.445

      Disabilities, persons with, personal injury actions, 426.515

      Discrimination

             Declaration of public policy, 233.010

             Equal enjoyment of facilities and services, 651.050-651.120

             Equal Rights Commission, Nevada, authority, 233.150

             Promotions based on sex do not constitute unlawful discriminatory practice, 233.205, 651.065

      Diseased persons, fumigation and disinfection of bedding and rooms, 447.100

      Disorderly house, keeping unlawful, 201.420

      Disorderly persons, eviction, 651.020

      Doors, screening of exterior doors required, 447.070

      Elevators, safe and sanitary condition required, 447.045

      Energy costs, additional charges to customer to be included in statement of rates, 651.040

      Fire protection

             Changes to existing structures to enhance fire safety, 477.100-477.170

             Economic development revenue bonds, use to finance fire protection projects, 244A.669-244A.763, 268.512-268.568, 349.400-349.670

             Fire escapes and fire hazards, 447.045

             Roofing, fire retardant materials required in fire hazardous areas, 472.100

             Sprinklers, requirements, 477.150

             Theft of device to prevent, control or extinguish fire, 475.105

      Firearms, discharging in places of public resort unlawful, 202.280

      Garages, safe and sanitary condition required, 447.045

      Garbage and rubbish disposal, 447.180

      Guide dogs, rights, duties and liabilities of persons accompanied by, 651.075

      Health regulations generally

             Enforcement by health authority, 447.190

             Unlawful acts, penalties, 447.210

      Heating and ventilation systems, construction and operation, 447.145

      Homeland security, ch. 239C

      Injury of patron caused by nonemployee, liability limited, 651.015

      Inspection, 447.190, 447.200

      Key or other device used to enter room, penalty for unlawful use, 205.900

      Larceny by lodger, 41.690, 193.1675, 205.220, 205.222, 205.240, 207.185

      Liens, 108.480-108.500

      Live entertainment tax, ch. 368A

      Lobbies, corridors and other public areas, 447.045, 447.135

      Parking restrictions, 484B.453

      Plumbing, 447.170

      Property managers (See also PROPERTY MANAGERS)

             Certification by county or city, 244.331-244.3345, 268.0881-268.0888

      Property of guests, liability for theft, loss or damage, 651.010

      Rates, posting and availability for viewing required, 651.030, 651.040

      Records, admissibility as evidence, 51.135, 52.260, 52.405-52.435

      Resort hotels (See GAMING)

      Room tax (See ROOM TAX)

      Screening of windows and outside doors, 447.070

      Service animals, rights, duties and liabilities of persons accompanied by, 651.075

      Sewage disposal, 447.160

      Shower apparatus, restrictions on water consumption, 278.582

      Sleeping rooms

             Fumigation, 447.100

             Restrictions on use of certain areas as sleeping quarters, 447.050

             Sanitary condition required, 447.040

             Size of rooms and amount of air space, requirements, 447.080

             Ventilation, 447.050, 447.060

      Smoke detectors, requirements, 477.140

      Smoking restricted, 202.2483-202.24925, 475.050

      Swimming pools and spas, regulation, 444.065-444.120

      Toilets

             Disinfection, 447.160

             Handwashing facilities required with, 447.130

             Number required, 447.130, 447.150

             Sanitary condition required, 447.045

             Signs, requirements, 447.135

             Ventilation, 447.140

      Toll-free telephone number for reservations, 408.561

      Towels

             Common towels, use prohibited, 444.060

             Supply to be furnished, 447.120

      Towns, licensure and regulation, 269.170-269.173

      Trespassing, failure of guest to vacate after warning, penalties, 207.200

      Vermin, extermination required, 447.030

      Water supply, 447.170

      Windows, screening required, 447.070

HOUSE ARREST (See RESIDENTIAL CONFINEMENT)

HOUSE MOVERS (See also MOTOR CARRIERS)

      Mobile homes (See MOBILE HOMES)

      Public utilities to remove wires, 709.020, 709.130

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, UNITED STATES (See CONGRESS)

HOUSE TRAILERS (See MOBILE HOMES; TRAVEL TRAILERS)

HOUSEBREAKING (See BURGLARY; INVASION OF THE HOME)

HOUSEHOLD GOODS AND EFFECTS STORAGE ACT

      Generally, ch. 712

HOUSEHOLD GOODS AND FURNITURE

      Definition, 706.085

      Discarded appliances

             Banks empowered to own furniture, 662.015

             Nuisances, abatement, 244.3603, 244.3605, 268.4122-268.4126

             Refrigerators and freezers, removal of doors required, 202.560

      Electric resistance for heating spaces, restrictions on installation of system, 701.230

      Energy audits or assessments of homes, evaluations, 645D.300

      Exemption from execution, 21.090

      Large appliances, calculation of sales tax, 372.7265, 374.7275

      Liens for cleaning or washing household goods, 108.770-108.820

      Pledge, description by pawnbroker, 646.020

      Property tax

             Exemption, Art. 10 § 3, 361.069

             Household goods and furniture defined as personal property, 361.030

             Rental property, 361.069

      Retail installment sales, ch. 97

      Secondhand dealers’ purchases, description necessary, 647.110

      Service contracts, ch. 690C

      Theft by lodger constitutes larceny, 41.690, 193.1675, 205.220, 205.222, 205.240, 207.185

      Transportation and storage

             Carriers generally (See MOTOR CARRIERS)

             Complaints against carriers, 706.442, 706.443

             Damaged or lost goods, resolution of disputes and filing of claims, 706.442

             Household Goods and Effects Storage Act, ch. 712

             Liens for storage charges, 108.380-108.4783

             Violations by carriers, administrative fines, 706.771-706.775

             Written estimate of cost to be provided, 706.442

HOUSEKEEPERS (See DOMESTIC SERVICE)

HOUSING (See also REAL PROPERTY)

      Affordable housing (See AFFORDABLE HOUSING)

      Appraisers of real estate, ch. 645C

      Assistance to finance housing, 315.9981-315.99874, ch. 319

      Building codes (See BUILDING CODES)

      Building inspectors (See BUILDING INSPECTORS)

      Building officials (See BUILDING OFFICIALS)

      Building permits (See BUILDING PERMITS)

      Buildings generally (See BUILDINGS)

      Citations, inspectors authorized to issue, 171.17751

      Common-interest communities (See COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES)

      Community notification website, restrictions on use of information, 179B.270-179B.290

      Condominium hotels (See CONDOMINIUM HOTELS)

      Condominiums (See CONDOMINIUMS)

      Construction Control Law, ch. 627

      Construction defects (See CONSTRUCTION DEFECTS)

      Construction or alteration by owner of residence, receipt and acknowledgment of statement of restrictions, 278.573

      Contractors (See CONTRACTORS)

      Cooperative housing corporations (See COOPERATIVE HOUSING CORPORATIONS)

      Criminal law, definition of building includes houses, 193.0125

      Deeds of trust (See DEEDS OF TRUST)

      Destruction or damage, 206.010

      Discrimination in rental, lease or sale

             Actions for injunction or damages, 118.120

             Appraisers, unprofessional conduct, 645C.480

             Declaration of public policy, 118.020, 233.010

             Disabilities, persons with

                   Access to multifamily dwellings, 118.103

                   Modification of dwelling by person with disability, 118.101

                   Renting of dwelling by person with service animal, 118.105

             Equal Rights Commission

                   Authority of Commission, generally, 233.150

                   Complaints of discriminatory practice, filing with, 118.110

                   Contracts with Department of Housing and Urban Development, legislative approval, 233.153

                   Regulations, 118.095

             Exemplary or punitive damages, 42.005

             Loans for dwellings, unlawful acts, penalties, 207.310

             Nevada Fair Housing Law, 118.010-118.120

             Real estate licensees, unlawful acts, penalties, 645.321

             Real property transactions, prohibited acts, 118.100, 207.300

             Retaliatory conduct by landlord against tenant prohibited, remedies, 118A.510

             Tenants, defense in certain actions, 118.115

      Disorderly house, keeping unlawful, 201.420

      Dwelling, defined, 193.014

      Educational programs, powers of Housing Division, 319.140

      Electrical Code, National, applicability, 278.583

      Energy auditors (See ENERGY AUDITORS)

      Energy conservation (See also ENERGY CONSERVATION)

             Electric resistance for heating spaces, restrictions on installation of system, 701.230

             Financing of equipment and materials for conservation of energy, 319.235

             Fund for Energy Assistance and Conservation, creation, sources and use, 702.170, 702.250-702.280

             Lights, prohibition against sale of certain general purpose lighting, adoption of standards for energy efficiency, 701.260

             Program to increase efficiency of energy used in dwellings, administration, 319.145

             Regulations for energy conservation in buildings, adoption, 278.580, 701.220

             Weatherization projects, funding, 701B.921

      Exemption from execution, 21.090, 21.095

      Explosive or incendiary device, unlawful acts, 202.262, 202.830

      Factory-built housing (See FACTORY-BUILT HOUSING)

      Fire retardant roofing materials, use required in fire hazardous areas, 472.100

      Firearms, unlawful discharge, 202.285, 202.287

      Health hazards, regulation by district boards of health, 439.479

      Home protection insurance, 681A.020, 690B.100-690B.180

      Homesteads (See HOMESTEADS)

      Housing authorities (See HOUSING AUTHORITIES)

      Labor and material liens (See MECHANICS’ AND MATERIALMEN’S LIENS)

      Land sales (See SUBDIVIDED LAND, LICENSING AND REGULATION OF SALES)

      Loans (See also DEEDS OF TRUST; LOANS; MORTGAGES)

             Assistance to finance housing, 315.9981-315.99874, ch. 319

             Discrimination unlawful, 207.310

             Homestead exemption inapplicable to foreclosure process, Art. 4 § 30, 115.010

             Unfair lending practices, ch. 598D

      Malicious mischief, damaging or destroying property, 206.010

      Manufactured home parks (See MANUFACTURED HOME PARKS)

      Manufactured homes (See MANUFACTURED HOMES)

      Master plans, contents, 278.150, 278.160

      Mobile homes (See MOBILE HOMES)

      Mortgages (See MORTGAGES)

      Nevada Fair Housing Law, 118.010-118.120

      Peeping Toms, prohibited acts, penalty, 200.603

      Planned unit developments (See PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENTS)

      Plumbing Code, Uniform, 444.340-444.430

      Property tax (See also PROPERTY TAX)

             House defined as real property, 361.035

      Quartering of soldiers, when prohibited, Art. 1 § 12

      Rehabilitation of property in residential neighborhoods, ch. 279A, ch. 279B

      Renewable energy programs, participation, ch. 701B

      Rentals (See LANDLORD AND TENANT; MANUFACTURED HOME PARKS)

      Sale or lease within one year of construction by owner, presumption for contractor’s licensing purposes, 624.031

      Sales, required disclosures (See REAL PROPERTY)

      School districts, sales of houses built by pupils authorized, 393.247

      Security against unreasonable seizures and searches, Art. 1 § 18

      Senior complexes, employee work cards, 118A.335

      Shower apparatus, restrictions on water consumption, 278.582

      Subdivision of land (See SUBDIVISION OF LAND)

      Tax on residential construction, 278.4983-278.4987, 387.329-387.332

      Time shares (See TIME SHARES)

      Wildlife violations, restrictions of searches of dwelling house, 501.375

      Zoning (See ZONING)

HOUSING, ASSISTANCE TO FINANCE

      Account for Low-Income Housing

             Administration, 319.500, 319.510

             Bond reserve funds, transfer of excess to Account authorized, 319.340

             Creation, 319.500

             Investment of money, 319.500

             Real property transfer taxes, deposit of portion of proceeds, 375.070

             Recipients of money from Account, requirements for, 319.520

             Use and distribution of money, 319.510, 319.520

      Advisory Committee on Housing, creation, duties, 319.173

      Assisted living facilities, certification, 319.147

      Bond reserve funds, 319.340-319.360

      Bondholders and noteholders, pledge, remedies, 319.370, 319.380

      Bonds and notes

             Agreements to reduce costs or risk, 319.167

             Bond reserve funds, 319.340-319.360

             Credit of State not pledged, 319.380

             Debt limitation, 319.270

             Defaults, 319.370

             Execution, 319.280

             Guarantees of payment, 319.310

             Insurance may be required, 319.325

             Issuance, 319.140, 319.270, 319.327

             Legal investments, 319.390

             Redemption, 319.320

             Remarketing or refunding, 319.320, 319.330

             Security, 319.290, 319.300, 319.325

             State borrowing and bond laws inapplicable, 319.280

             Terms, 319.280

             Waiver of exemption of interest from taxation, 319.327

      Collateralized mortgage obligations

             Investment in, 319.171

             Issuance, 319.323

      Conservation of energy, financing of equipment for, 319.235

      Debt limitation, 319.270

      Definitions, 319.030-319.135

      Deposits and investments, 319.170

      Energy assistance programs, administration, 319.145, 702.270-702.280

      False statements, penalty, 319.900

      Grantor trusts, creation authorized, 319.140

      HOME Investment Partnership Act, administration by Housing Division, 319.145

      Housing credit agency for State of Nevada, Housing Division designated as, 319.145

      Housing Division

             Audit, 319.140

             Deposit of money, 319.170

             Fees, 319.240

             Loans of investment securities, authority, 319.167, 319.172

             Powers generally, 319.140-319.267

      Instrumentalities to carry out purposes of law, creation authorized, 319.140

      Insurance against loss, procurement, 319.250

      Legislative declaration, 319.020

      Lending institutions, power of Housing Division to make loans to or purchase securities from, 319.230

      Letters of credit, Housing Division’s authority to issue, 319.190

      Loans

             Charges, 319.200, 319.240

             Discrimination unlawful, 207.310

             Insurance or security, 319.325

             Mortgage loan defined, 319.110

             Power of Housing Division to make, 319.190

             Terms and conditions, 319.200

      Manufactured or mobile homes

             Defined as residential housing, 319.130

             Rental sites, financing, 319.235

      Mortgages

             Definition, 319.100

             Foreclosure, 319.220

             Investments by Housing Division, 319.210

             Modification of terms, 319.220

      Nevada Rural Housing Authority, financing, 315.9981-315.99874

      Nonprofit corporations to carry out purposes of law, creation authorized, 319.140

      Notes (See Bonds and notes, this heading)

      Real property

             Definition, 319.120

             Purchase by Housing Division, 319.140

      Remedies of bondholders and noteholders, 319.370

      Residential housing

             Definition, 319.130

             Prerequisites to financing, 319.260, 319.265

HOUSING AUTHORITIES

      Community redevelopment (See COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT)

      Continuation of housing authorities organized under prior laws, 315.360, 315.365

      Cooperative agreements concerning insurance, 277.055, 277.056

      Eviction for controlled substances violations, 40.2514, 40.253, 40.254, 315.011-315.071

      Fair employment practices, 281.370

      Housing Authorities Law of 1947

             Actions by and against housing authorities, 315.430

             Area of another authority, operation within, 315.435

             Area of operation, 315.160

             Armed Forces personnel, housing, 315.510, 315.580

             Bonds

                   Approval, 350.011-350.0165

                   Attorney General, certification by, 315.750

                   Authorized investments, 315.760

                   Bondholders’ powers, 315.710, 315.730, 315.770, 315.780

                   Covenants, willful violation unlawful, 350.495

                   Debt limitations, 315.620

                   Denominations, 315.630

                   Discounts, 350.2012

                   Election, 281A.520, 293.481, 350.020-350.070

                   Form, 315.630

                   Interest, 99.060-99.067, 350.2011

                   Issuance within 6 years, 350.2013

                   Judicial Confirmation Law, ch. 43

                   Liability, 315.620

                   Maturity, 315.630

                   Powers of authority, 315.600, 315.670

                   Redemption, 315.470

                   Resolution authorizing bonds, 315.630

                   Sale, 315.640

                   Types, 315.610

                   Validity, 315.650, 315.660

             Chair, selection, 315.380

             Commissioners, 315.370-315.410, 315.620

             Contracts for services or works, 315.450

             Cooperation between authorities, 315.530, 315.550

             Covenants, 315.690, 315.700, 315.720, 315.740

             Creation of authorities, 315.320, 315.330

             Default, effect, 315.520

             Definitions, 315.150-315.300

             Eminent domain power, 315.460

             Employees, 281.370, 315.400, 315.450

             Exemption of property from execution, process or judgment lien, 315.310

             Federal aid, compliance with conditions, 315.450, 315.560

             Findings of need for operation, 315.330-315.350

             For profit operation prohibited, 315.500

             Housing projects

                   Definition, 315.230

                   Powers of authorities, 315.440

                   Powers of counties, cities and towns, 315.550

             Insurance, program to jointly self-insure and jointly purchase insurance or reinsurance, 315.725, 679A.160

             Investments, 315.470

             Judicial Confirmation Law, ch. 43

             Lease of government war housing projects, 315.590

             Mortgages, 315.680

             Municipal corporations, authorities constitute, 315.320

             Officers, 315.380

             Pledges, 315.680

            Powers generally, 315.420-315.480

             Presumption of validity of establishment, 315.350

             Property, powers concerning, 315.460

             Receiver, appointment, 315.780

             Regional authorities in counties whose population is 700,000 or more

                   Commissioners, 315.7809

                   Dissolution of individual authorities, 315.7807

                   Executive director, 315.380

                   Formation, 315.7805

                   Powers, 315.440, 315.7811

                    Reservation or nomination of land from Bureau of Land Management, 315.7813

             Regulations, 315.430

             Rentals, 315.500, 315.510

             Rural areas, housing, 315.570

             Rural Housing Authority, applicability of certain laws, 315.988

             Seal, 315.430

             Special funds, 315.700

             Taxes, payments in lieu, 315.540

             Tenant selection, preferences, 315.510

             Termination of housing assistance, 315.007

             Veterans’ housing, 315.300, 315.510, 315.580

             Vice chair, selection, 315.380

      Low-income housing, distribution of money for, 319.510

      Manufactured home parks (See MANUFACTURED HOME PARKS)

      Nevada Rural Housing Authority (See HOUSING AUTHORITY, NEVADA RURAL)

      Property managers, applicability of real estate licensing laws, 645.240

      Underground water depletion restrictions, exemptions by State Engineer, 534.120

      Urban renewal (See URBAN RENEWAL)

HOUSING AUTHORITY, NEVADA RURAL

      Actions by and against, 41.0305-41.039, 315.983

      Area of operation, 315.963, 315.9835

      Bonds, notes and other obligations

             Attorney General, submission to and certification by, 315.9987

             Authorized investments, 315.99872

             Bond reserve funds, 315.9986-315.99864

             Bondholders and noteholders, pledge, remedies, 315.99866, 315.99868

             Covenants, willful violation unlawful, 350.495

             Credit of State or political subdivision not pledged, 315.99868

             Discounts, 350.2012

             Election, 281A.520, 293.481, 350.020-350.070

             Federal income taxation, waiver of exemption of interest, issuance of nonexempt obligations, 315.99856

             Guarantees of payment, 315.9985

             Interest, 99.060-99.067, 315.630, 350.2011

             Issuance, 315.99842, 315.99844

             Judicial Confirmation Law, ch. 43

             Pledges, 315.99846

             Redemption, 315.99852

             Refunding, 315.99852, 315.99858

             Remarketing, 315.99852

             Repayment, 315.99854

             Reserve funds, 315.9986-315.99864

             Sale, 315.99844

             Signatures of commissioners and officers, 315.99874

             Trust indentures, 315.99848

      Bylaws, adoption, 315.979, 315.983

      Chair and Vice Chair, selection, 315.979

      Commissioners, 232A.020, 315.977-315.982

      Conflicts of interest, 315.981

      Cooperative agreements

             Insurance coverage, 277.055, 277.056

             Powers generally, 315.983

      Creation, 315.977

      Determination of income, 315.9845

      Employees, 281.370, 315.979, 315.981

      Findings necessary for financing, 315.9984

      Gifts or grants, authority to accept, 353.335-353.339

      Housing projects

             Default, effect, 315.995

             Definition, 315.969

             Eviction of tenants for controlled substances violations, 315.011-315.071

             Fixing of rentals or payments, 315.993

             For profit operation prohibited, 315.993

             Local zoning and building ordinances, applicability, 315.989

             Powers, 315.984

             Rent subsidies, administration of programs, 315.984

             Tenant selection, 315.994

             Termination of housing assistance, 315.007

      Industrial insurance, Authority defined as employer, 616A.230

      Legislative declaration, 315.961

      Loans from local governments, authority, 315.983

      Local Government Budget and Finance Act, applicability, 354.474

      Local Government Purchasing Act, applicability, 332.015

      Local Government Securities Law, 350.500-350.720

      Local housing authorities, definition, 315.971

      Meetings, ch. 241

      Mortgages and loans

             Fees and charges, 315.99836

             Generally, 315.9983

             Insurance, 315.99838

             Related powers, 315.99834

             Security, repayment and interest, 315.99832, 315.99854

      Occupational Diseases Act, Authority defined as employer, 617.110

      Officers, 315.979

      Organization, 315.979

      Political subdivision, Authority deemed to be, 315.983

      Powers

             Generally, 315.983-315.995

             Under Housing Authorities Law of 1947, 315.988, 315.996

      Property

             Exemption from execution, process or judgment lien, 315.992

             Mortgages and loans, powers, 315.99834

             Payments in lieu of taxes, 315.990

             Property tax exemption, 361.060

             Real and personal property, acquisition authorized, 315.983

      Publications, provision of electronic version or paper copies to State Publications Distribution Center, 378.180

      Reports, 315.979

      Rules and regulations, adoption, 315.979, 315.983

      Seal, 315.983

      Services, authority to provide in any area of Nevada, limitation, 315.9835

      Vacancies, 232A.020

HOUSING CODES (See also BUILDING CODES)

      Counties, authority to adopt, 244.3675

      Violations, abatement of nuisances, 244.3603-244.3607, 268.4122

HOUSING DIVISION (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

HPV (See HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS)

HUMAN BLOOD AND BLOOD PRODUCTS (See BLOOD)

HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (See AIDS)

HUMAN ORGANS

      Anatomical gifts, 451.500-451.598, 460.100-460.150

      Facilities for performance of transplants, approval required, 449.087

      Health insurance, notice regarding changes to anti-rejection drugs, 687B.408

      Hearts (See HEART DISEASES)

      Kidneys

             Dialysis technicians, possession and administration of dangerous drugs, 454.213

             Facility for treatment of irreversible renal disease defined, 449.0046

             Hemodialysis products, sales and use tax exemptions, 372.283, 374.287

      Liability for procurement, distribution or use of organs for transplantation, 460.010

      License plates encouraging donation of human organs, 482.37905

      Lungs (See LUNG DISEASES)

      Sale or purchase of organs for transplantation prohibited, 201.460, 451.590

      Stem cells, authorized use, restrictions on regulation, 629.300-629.390

HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS

      Health insurance, coverage for vaccine, 689A.044, 689B.0313

      Health maintenance organizations, coverage for vaccine, 695C.1745

      Local government officers and employees, coverage for vaccine, 287.0272

      Managed care organizations, coverage for vaccine, 695G.171

      Medicaid, coverage for vaccine, 422.2718

      Nonprofit hospital or medical service corporations, coverage for vaccine, 695B.1925

HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, DIVISION OF (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

HUMAN TRAFFICKING

      Involuntary servitude (See INVOLUNTARY SERVITUDE)

      Living from earnings of prostitute (See PROSTITUTION)

      Pandering (See PANDERING)

      Sale or purchase of persons (See SALE OR PURCHASE OF PERSONS)

      Sex trafficking (See SEX TRAFFICKING)

      Trafficking in persons (See TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS)

      Victims (See VICTIMS OF CRIME)

HUMANE SOCIETIES

      Arrests by members or agents, 574.040

      Assault or battery committed on member, agent or officer, penalty, 200.471, 200.481

      Bylaws, 574.020

      Cruelty to animals (See ANIMALS)

      Destruction of abandoned diseased animals by society officer, 574.110

      Elections, 574.030

      Estrays and feral livestock, cooperative agreements regarding, 569.031

      Incorporation, 574.010

      Insignia, registration and protection, 600.240-600.400, 601.020, 601.050, 601.110

      Names, protection, ch. 601

      Reports, 574.030

      Sterilization of adopted animals, requirements, exceptions, 574.600-574.660

      Taking possession of cruelly treated animal, 574.055

HUMBOLDT COUNTY (For general provisions, see COUNTIES)

      Boundaries, 243.145-243.155

      County seat, 243.160

      Creation, 243.145

      District Attorney ex officio Public Administrator, 253.010, 253.050

      Judicial district, number and designation, Art. 6 § 5, 3.010, 3.016

      Legislative districts, apportionment, 218B.390, 218B.755, 218B.760, 218B.770

      Nevada Coordinate System, included in west zone, 327.010

      Officers’ salaries, 245.043

HUMBOLDT RIVER BASIN WATER AUTHORITY (See also WATER AUTHORITIES)

      Legislative Committee on Public Lands, review of programs and activities, 218E.525

HUNTING

      Accident causing injury or death of person or damage to property, reports, 503.185

      Aircraft, use prohibited, exception, 501.376, 503.005, 503.010, 504.490

      Alternative livestock, hunting unlawful, 503.242

      Artificial light, hunting with unlawful, 503.150

      Big game mammals, killing or possessing unlawfully

             Civil penalties, 501.3855

             Criminal penalties, 501.376

             Forfeitures, 501.3857

             License, suspension or revocation, 62E.685, 501.1816, 501.388

      Camps, liability of owners, lessees or occupants, 41.510

      Citations, procedure following failure to appear, 501.3865

      Closed seasons, 501.015

      Deer (See also Tags, this heading)

             Seizure and disposal of carcass, hide and antlers of diseased deer, 502.215

      Definition, 501.050

      Demerit points for wildlife convictions, 501.1812-501.1818

      Dogs, competitive field trials for training, 503.200

      Duck stamps

             Disposition of fees, 502.310, 502.322

             Fees, 502.300

             Requirement and exemptions, 502.300

      Equipment

             Forfeitures, 501.3857

             Reciprocal agreements regarding use, 502.045

             Refusal to exhibit to enforcement officer, penalty, 502.120

             Seizure and disposition, 501.375, 501.389

      Evidence identification tags, unlawful to remove, tamper with or alter, 501.377

      Exhibition of wildlife to officers, 502.120

      Firearms

             Carrying loaded rifle or shotgun in or on vehicle, when unlawful, 503.165

             Discharge from or over highway or road unlawful, 503.175

             Manner of hunting, 503.150

             Minors

                   Lawful use or possession of firearms, 202.300

                   Violations, revocation or prohibition on receipt of hunting license, 62E.660, 502.118

             Revocation of license for injury or death caused by certain violations, 503.185

             Seizure for violations, 501.375

      Game mammals

             Definition, 501.046

             Designation of characteristics of mammals which may be taken, 503.120

      Game wardens (See GAME WARDENS)

      Guides (See GUIDES)

      Hours of hunting, 503.140

      Hunters, collection of data from, penalty for failure to comply, 501.119

      Interference with persons lawfully hunting, 503.015

      Legislative declaration, 501.102

      Liability of owners, lessees or occupants of premises to persons using premises for hunting, 41.510

      License agents, designation and duties, 502.040

      Licenses, permits and privileges

             Additional license required to hunt certain species of game, 502.130

             Alteration, erasure or defacement unlawful, 502.105

             Apprentice hunting licenses, issuance, 502.066

             Armed Forces

                   Members assigned to permanent duty in Nevada, spouses and dependents, 502.070

                   Nevada residents stationed outside State, fees, 502.290

             Blind, persons who are, 502.075

             Civil penalties for hunting without valid license, tag or permit, 501.3855

             Contents, 502.030

             Department of Wildlife, preparation, 502.020

             Destroyed licenses, 502.110

             Duck stamps, 502.300-502.324

             Exceptions to requirements, 502.010

             Exhibition of license or permit to officers, 502.120

             Expiration date, 502.090

             Expired licenses, use unlawful, 502.060

             False information to obtain, penalty, 502.060, 502.290

             Fees, 502.240-502.245

             Forfeiture, 502.100

             Information to be furnished by applicant, 502.060

             Issuance, 501.3867, 502.035, 502.245, 502.330

             Lost licenses, 502.110

             Minors

                   12-15 years of age, 502.245

                   Apprentice hunting licenses, issuance, 502.066

                   Firearms violations, revocation or prohibition on receiving license, 62E.660, 502.118

                   Restrictions, 502.010

                   Signature of parent or guardian required, 502.060

                   Wildlife violations, revocation or prohibition on receiving license, 62E.685

             Native Americans, exemption from fees, 502.280

             Nontransferability, 502.100

             Open season, valid only during, 502.090

             Permanent licensing or permitting system, establishment authorized, 502.030

             Permits

                   Aircraft, hunting of coyotes, bobcats or ravens, 503.005

                   Authority to require, 502.130

                   Carson Lake Wildlife Management Area, permits required, fees, 502.400, 502.410

                   Drawing to award and issue, 502.175

                   Unlawful acquisition or use, 502.200

             Persons required to procure, 502.010

             Possession while hunting, 502.120

             Power of attorney or other written instrument, application pursuant to, 502.061

             Reciprocal agreements, 502.045

             Resident licenses, qualifications, 502.015

             Stolen licenses, 502.110

             Surrender, 501.387

             Suspension or revocation

                   Child support obligations, effect, 502.115

                   Citation, failure to appear, 501.3865

                   Civil penalties, failure to pay, 501.3855

                   Demerit points, system of assessing, 501.1816

                   Firearm violations, 62E.660, 503.185

                   Judicial review, 501.1817

                   Period of duration for certain offenses, 501.1816

                   Unlawful killing or possession of wildlife, 62E.685, 501.388

             Tags (See Tags, this heading)

             Unlawful to obtain without compliance with hunter safety requirements, 502.360

             Veterans with disabilities, 502.072

      Manner of hunting fur-bearing mammals, 503.450

      Manner of hunting game birds or mammals, 503.150

      Meat processors

             Disposal of game if storage or processing fees unpaid, 503.035

             Return of carcasses delivered for processing, 583.476

      Minors (See Licenses, permits and privileges, this heading)

      Motor vehicles, use prohibited, exception, 503.010, 504.490

      Open season

             Definition, 501.065

             Unlawful to hunt except during open season, 503.090

      Private property, hunting without permission unlawful, 503.240

      Raptor regulations, 503.582

      Recreational use of land confers no property or easement rights, 41.510

      Reports and questionnaires, 501.119

      Rewards for information concerning violations, 501.395

      Safety of hunters

             Course in responsibilities of hunters, 502.330-502.360

             Issuance of certificate, 502.340

             Requirements for license, 502.330

             Unlawful acts, 502.360

      Seals may be required, 502.130

      Shooting preserves, 504.300-504.380

      Shooting ranges (See SHOOTING RANGES)

      Signs posted by Department of Wildlife, destruction or mutilation unlawful, 501.383

      Spotting or locating game mammals, prohibited acts, 503.010

      Stamps, issuance, 502.035, 502.222

      State parks, hunting may be authorized, 407.065

      Tags

             Antelope tags, issuance for resale, 502.145

             Bids for or auction of certain tags, 502.250

             Bonus points, forfeiture, 502.060

             Civil penalties for hunting without valid tag, 501.3855

             Deer

                   Issuance of tags for resale, 502.145

                   Restricted nonresident deer tags, 502.146-502.149

                   Special incentive tags, program authorized, 502.143

             Drawings to award and issue, 502.175

             Dream Tags, program for issuance, 502.219-502.225

             Duplicate tags, issuance, 502.210

             Elk, special incentive tags

                   Establishment of program, 502.142

                   Limitation on reimbursement for property damage caused by elk, 504.165

             False statement to obtain big game tag, penalty, 502.060

             Fees, 502.250-502.255, 502.280

             Form, use, 502.160

             Invalid tags, 501.376

             Killing or possessing without valid tag, 501.376

             Limitations on number or scope, 502.190

             Lotteries, applicability of laws to distribution of tags, 502.500

             Method of enforcing limits, 502.140

             Partnership in Wildlife Drawing, 502.250

             Possession of wildlife without tag attached unlawful, 502.150

             Power of attorney or other written instrument, application pursuant to, 502.061

             Regulations concerning tags, 502.160, 502.175

             Removal unlawful, 502.150

             Replacement tags, issuance, 502.215

             Requirement to hunt certain species of game, 502.130

             Resident tags, qualifications, 502.015

             Revocation of privilege to apply for big game tag, 501.388

             Silver State Tag Drawing, 502.250

             Suspension following failure to appear for citation, 501.3865

             Transfer to other person or use of tag of another unlawful, 502.140

             Unlawful acquisition or use, 502.200

      Transportation of wildlife taken within State, 503.040

      Trespass, 503.240

      Unlawful acts generally, penalties, 501.385

      Upland game birds (See also BIRDS)

             Definition, 501.095

             Fees, documentation of payment, 502.240, 502.292-502.298

             Field trials, use, 503.200

             Nonresidents, hunting by, 503.245

             Shooting preserves, 504.300-504.380

      Waste of game, penalty, 501.388, 503.050

      Wild horses, unlawful acts, 504.490

      Wildlife generally (See WILDLIFE)

      Wildlife management areas

             Carson Lake Wildlife Management Area, hunting permits, 502.400, 502.410

             Establishment and regulation, 504.140, 504.143

HUSBAND AND WIFE

      Accessory to crime, definition, 195.030

      Accommodation of spouse at certain care facilities, 449.199

      Actions

             Against, either spouse may defend, 12.030

             Deserted spouse as party, 12.040

             Parties to actions, 12.020

             Segregation of damage awards, 123.121

      Administration of estates, rights, 139.040

      Adoption of children (See ADOPTION OF CHILDREN)

      Autopsy, authorization, 451.010

      Bigamy (See BIGAMY)

      Burial of spouse, responsibility or authority of surviving spouse, 451.023-451.025

      Common-interest communities, board members or officers, 116.31034, 116.31084

      Community property (See COMMUNITY PROPERTY)

      Condominium hotels, restrictions on serving as officer or on executive board, 116B.445

      Contracts

             Altering legal relations, effect, 123.080

             Respecting property, 123.070

      Cremation of spouse, authority of surviving spouse, 451.650

      Crimes against children, exemptions from reporting requirements, 202.888

      Curtesy abolished, 123.020

      Debts incurred by either spouse before marriage, liability, 123.050

      Divorce (See DIVORCE)

      Domestic violence (See DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

      Dower abolished, 123.020

      Driving ability of spouse, reports of inability to operate vehicle safely, 483.363

      Earnings appropriated to own use with consent of spouse deemed gift, 123.190

      Equal opportunity for credit, ch. 598B

      Estate of missing spouse, appointment of trustee, 156.040

      Family courts, original jurisdiction, 3.223

      Gestational agreements, 126.500-126.810

      Governmental services tax, transfer of veteran’s exemption to current spouse, 371.103, 371.104

      Guardians

             Appointment, preferences, 159.061

             Proceedings, receipt of notices and citations, 159.034, 159.047

      Homesteads (See HOMESTEADS)

      Insurance, consent of spouse unnecessary, 687B.080

      Intellectual disabilities and related conditions, liability for costs of care and treatment, 435.655, 435.660, 435.670

      Intestate succession (See INTESTATE SUCCESSION)

      Joint tenancy, 123.030

      Judicial retirement

             Benefits for surviving spouse, 1A.590-1A.610

             Cancellation of optional plan, requirements, 1A.460

             Consent to retirement plan, 1A.130, 1A.430

             False designation of marital status, liability, 1A.130

             Rights of present or former spouse, 1A.110, 1A.130

      Justifiable homicide, 200.160

      Marriage (See MARRIAGE)

      Mental illness, persons with

             Emergency admissions, authority, receipt of notices, 433A.160, 433A.190

             Involuntary court-ordered admission to facilities, 433A.200, 433A.270, 433A.330, 433A.350

             Responsibility for costs of care, 433A.165, 433A.600, 433A.610

             Spouse with mental illness, other spouse competent witness, 49.305

      Nevada System of Higher Education, fee waivers, 396.5445

      Nonprobate transfer of property upon death, liability of transferees, 111.779

      Occupational safety, communication with family regarding fatal accidents, 618.480, 618.605

      Parental relationship (See PARENT AND CHILD)

      Powers and liabilities of married women

             Savings and loan association securities, ownership, 673.340

             Wills, capacity to make, 133.090

      Premarital agreements, ch. 123A

      Privileged communications

             Child abuse or neglect, 432B.250, 432B.255

             Crimes against children, exemptions from reporting requirements, 202.888

             Generally, 49.295, 49.305

             Nonsupport actions, 201.070

      Property rights, 123.010

      Public administrators, access to information, 253.042

      Public assistance, liability of spouse, 422A.460-422A.475

      Public Employees’ Retirement System, rights of spouse, 286.541, 286.545, 286.592

      Real property transfer taxes, transfers between spouses exempt, 375.090

      Regulatory bodies, restrictions on employment of or contracts with immediate relative, 622.020, 622.210-622.230

      Separate maintenance (See SEPARATE MAINTENANCE)

      Separate property (See SEPARATE PROPERTY)

      Separation agreements, 123.080

      Sexual assault

             Assistance to victim and spouse, 217.280-217.350

             Spouse by spouse, penalty, 200.373

      Stalking, conduct causing fear for immediate safety of family member, penalty, 200.575

      Support (See SUPPORT)

      Tenants in common, 123.030

      Victims of crime (See also VICTIMS OF CRIME)

             Definition includes certain relatives, 178.569, 213.005, 217.060

             Relative of offender, requirements for award of compensation, 217.220

      Voting, when residence not gained or lost, 293.487

      Witnesses

             Desertion and nonsupport actions, 49.295, 201.070

             Mental illness, spouse with, other spouse competent witness, 49.305

             Prohibitions on witnessing against spouse, 49.295

HYDRAULIC FRACTURING

      Assessment and disclosure program, 522.119

      Injection of fluid through well, regulation, 445A.400, 445A.465-445A.515

HYPNOSIS

      Admissibility of testimony recalled through hypnosis, 48.039

      Psychology, hypnosis defined as specialized area of practice, 641.025

HYPNOTIC DRUGS (See generally CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES; DRUGS)

HYPODERMIC DEVICES

      Acquisition by fraudulent means, 454.530

      Burden of proof in criminal proceedings, 454.534

      Business of furnishing restricted devices, license required, 639.129, 639.180, 639.233, 639.234, 639.2555

      Definition, 454.009, 639.008

      Manufacturer, definition, 454.0092

      Safe injection practices, duties

             Emergency medical personnel, 450B.165

             Homes for individual residential care, 449.092

             Medical laboratories, 652.092

             Nurses, 632.3405

             Oriental medicine practitioners, 634A.144

             Osteopathic physicians, 633.3619

             Pharmacists and interns, 639.132

             Physicians, physician assistants and perfusionists, 630.198

             Podiatric physicians, 635.073

             Radiation machines, technologists, 459.035

      Sale of devices, 454.480, 454.500

      Sterile hypodermic device program

             Authorized activities, 439.991

             Community outreach and educational programs, 439.989

             Controlled substances, exemption from certain laws, 453.336

             Discrimination prohibited, 439.994

             Drug paraphernalia, exemption from definition, 453.554

             Establishment, authority, 439.987

             Immunity from civil liability, 439.992

             Legislative declaration, 439.985

             Operational guidelines, 439.988

             Records, confidentiality, use of information, 439.993

             Reports to State Board of Health, 439.989

             Safety procedures, 439.989

             Training of staff and volunteers, 439.990

      Unlawful possession, 454.510

      Wholesaler, definition, 454.0098