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Statutes of the State of Nevada - Sixty-Seventh Session, 1993

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AN ACT making an appropriation to the legislative fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 1–Senators Raggio and Titus. Approved January 22, 1993

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AN ACT relating to punishment for crimes; imposing an additional penalty for a criminal violation of certain statutory provisions governing securities and commodities if the victim is 65 years of age or older; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 74–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 5, 1993

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AN ACT relating to purchase money security interests; extending the period for the perfection of a purchase money security interest; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 48–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 5, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the department of prisons; clarifying the authority of the director of the department to determine the appropriate method to test an offender for the human immunodeficiency virus; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 13–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 5, 1993

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AN ACT relating to gaming; clarifying the nature and extent of the fee imposed on compensation received in payment of credit instruments held by a licensee who concludes a gaming operation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 51–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 5, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the execution of judgments; requiring a report of a presentence investigation to include information relating to the defendant’s obligation to pay for the support of a child; requiring a district judge to consider imposing conditions of probation which would facilitate the payment by the defendant of his obligation for the support of a child; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 5–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 5, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the management of solid waste; requiring a permit for the construction or operation of a municipal solid waste landfill; requiring a permit for the operation of a disposal site; expanding the regulatory authority of the state environmental commission and the state department of conservation and natural resources; extending and changing the manner for collection and use of a certain fee for the purchase of a tire; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 97–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved March 10, 1993

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AN ACT making an appropriation to the legislative fund for the initial expenses involved in serving as the host of the 1993 Western Legislative Conference; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 32–Committee on Finance. Approved March 10, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the City of Reno; changing the time for the election of certain officers of the City of Reno; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 166–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 10, 1993

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AN ACT relating to lode mining claims; revising certain requirements concerning the marking of the boundaries of such claims; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 2–Assemblymen Marvel, Carpenter and Neighbors. Approved March 16, 1993

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AN ACT relating to metropolitan police departments; requiring that a proposal for the imposition of an ad valorem tax for additional officers be submitted to the voters of areas where a metropolitan police department has been created; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 183–Committee on Commerce. Approved March 19, 1993

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AN ACT relating to marriage; authorizing a board of county commissioners to designate one branch office of the county clerk outside of the county seat for the issuance of marriage licenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 146–Assemblymen Neighbors, Segerblom and Hettrick. Approved March 23, 1993

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AN ACT relating to metropolitan police departments; imposing certain restrictions on the repossession of real property that is acquired for the use and benefit of a metropolitan police department and held in trust by a participating political subdivision; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 35–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 23, 1993

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AN ACT relating to unincorporated towns; revising the provisions concerning the time in which a notice of intention to become a candidate for a town board must be filed if a proposal for a town board form of government is submitted to electors for their approval; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 34–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 23, 1993

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AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; exempts automobiles used by investigators of the securities division of the office of the secretary of state from the requirements of being labeled as property of the state and being furnished with distinguishing license plates; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 13–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 23, 1993

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AN ACT relating to traffic laws; establishing the right of way of vehicles at intersections where certain traffic control signals are inoperative; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 6–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 23, 1993

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AN ACT relating to marriage; authorizing the board of county commissioners in certain counties to appoint the county clerk to act as the commissioner of civil marriages; authorizing those boards to determine the number of deputy commissioners that may be appointed and the hours of operation of the office; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 44–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 24, 1993

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AN ACT relating to succession; prohibiting a person from succeeding to the property of a decedent if the court distributing the estate determines that he murdered the decedent; making such a person ineligible to succeed under a joint tenancy or as the beneficiary of a policy of life insurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 86–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 24, 1993

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AN ACT relating to adoptions; requiring written consent for the release of certain information contained in the state register for adoptions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 54–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 26, 1993

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AN ACT relating to convicted persons; requiring a convicted person who is applying or petitioning to have his civil rights restored or his criminal record sealed to submit certain information with his application or petition; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 62–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 26, 1993

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AN ACT relating to school property; enhancing the penalty for certain crimes if a dangerous weapon is possessed during the commission of the crime; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 75–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 26, 1993

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AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; revising the maximum pay various employees are deemed to receive for certain purposes relating to industrial insurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 342–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved March 29, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the City of Henderson; revising the residency requirement for a candidate seeking election as the mayor, a member of the city council or a judge for the municipal court; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 302–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to property tax; temporarily prohibiting an increase in the assessed valuation of the real or personal property of a business when an improvement is made to remove certain barriers for persons with disabilities; broadening the application of a similar prohibition regarding improvements made to residential property; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 1–Assemblyman Marvel. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to public improvements; allowing counties to issue general obligation bonds for sewerage projects; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 32–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to local facilities for detention; authorizing a sheriff to create a trust fund for the safekeeping of a prisoner’s money and valuables; authorizing the deduction of money from the account of a prisoner for certain damage caused by the prisoner during his incarceration; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 5–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to parole; clarifying a provision relating to the continued detention of a paroled prisoner under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 11–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to drivers’ licenses; repealing the general provisions which set forth the conditions for licensing a person under 18 years of age to drive a vehicle used as a school bus or for transporting persons for compensation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 105–Committee on Transportation. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to residential confinement; allowing an offender to be returned to the custody of the department of prisons pending the completion of an inquiry concerning alleged violations of the terms or conditions of his residential confinement; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 151–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to county recorders; providing an exemption from the fees charged by a county recorder for the filing by this state of a notice of pendency of an action in eminent domain; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 29–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to city councils; increasing the number of councilmen authorized for a city of the third class; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 160–Assemblymen Carpenter, de Braga and Smith. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the Airport Authority of Washoe County; increasing the salary of the members of the board of trustees of the Authority; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 55–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to watercraft; prohibiting the use of certain kinds of marine sanitation devices; prohibiting the discharge or attempted discharge of sewage from a vessel into the waters of this state; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 116–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the department of wildlife; increasing the amount of the change account used by the department; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 120–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to petroleum products; revising the definition of “petroleum products”; repealing the provision relating to specifications for diesel fuel; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 121–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to local governmental finance; authorizing the creation of districts to support public parks; providing means of financing such districts; authorizing the combination of certain propositions concerning the issuance of bonds and the levy of additional property tax into a single question on the ballot; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 307–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 30, 1993

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AN ACT relating to wildlife; expanding the definition of the words “to fish” and their derivatives to include the catching, taking, capturing, killing, injuring or crippling of a game amphibian; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 134–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved April 7, 1993

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AN ACT relating to wildlife; authorizing the director of the department of wildlife to enter certain cooperative or reciprocal agreements with states not adjoining Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 136–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved April 7, 1993

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AN ACT relating to wildlife; exempting from the provisions governing the unlawful sale of game fish the importation and sale of dead game fish from licensed commercial processors or licensed fish hatcheries outside the state; exempting the importation and sale of mollusks and crustaceans from those provisions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 135–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved April 7, 1993

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AN ACT relating to wildlife; increasing the fee for the issuance of a duplicate license for hunting, fishing or trapping if the license is lost or stolen; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 122–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved April 7, 1993

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AN ACT relating to wildlife; clarifying the period of validity for certain hunting or fishing licenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 113–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved April 7, 1993

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AN ACT relating to adoption; authorizing licensed child-placing agencies to perform the investigations required before a child is placed in a home in preparation for adoption; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 80–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved April 7, 1993

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AN ACT relating to proceedings to commitment; allowing testimony given before a magistrate at a hearing or examination to be admitted at a trial if the witness persistently refuses to testify despite an order of the judge to do so; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 65–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 7, 1993

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AN ACT relating to murder; expanding the aggravated circumstances under which the death penalty may be imposed; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 58–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 7, 1993

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AN ACT relating to civil liability; imposing civil liability against a person convicted of larceny or certain other crimes for the value of the stolen property; imposing civil liability for damage to property under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 52–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 7, 1993

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AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; requiring judgments of conviction and imprisonment to include the term of imprisonment and the amount and terms of any fine, restitution or administrative assessment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 49–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 7, 1993

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AN ACT relating to adoption; authorizing the welfare division of the department of human resources to accept gifts and grants to assist in the production of a booklet on adoption; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 73–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved April 7, 1993

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AN ACT relating to state purchasing; increasing the permissible duration of certain contracts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 12–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to citations for misdemeanors; authorizing a city or county to designate parking enforcement officers to prepare, sign and serve written citations for violations of parking ordinances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 67–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; authorizing a prosecuting attorney when filing an information to include only those offenses to which a defendant agrees to plead guilty pursuant to a plea bargain; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 81–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to wire communications; authorizing district courts to issue an order for the use of a pen register or a trap and trace device upon the affidavit of an investigator employed by the attorney general or a district attorney; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 82–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to witnesses; allowing a declaration made under the penalty of perjury by a person who withdraws a sample of blood from another for analysis to be admitted in a criminal or administrative proceeding to prove certain facts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 85–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to taxation; authorizing the department of taxation to reduce or waive the payment of interest owed for the nonpayment of certain taxes; authorizing the department to reduce the amount of a penalty it imposed for the nonpayment of certain taxes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 101–Committee on Taxation. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to cities; authorizing the annexation of a portion of an unincorporated town by a city under certain circumstances if the annexation is approved by the governing body of the unincorporated town; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 133–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to property taxes; revising the provisions governing the assessment of property for taxation; repealing certain obsolete provisions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 137–Committee on Taxation. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to communications; expanding cases in which interception of wire or oral communications may be authorized; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 142–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to public finance; providing for the establishment and imposition of fees for services of the division of child and family services of the department of human resources; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 81–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to taxes on retail sales; requiring certain persons for whom audits outside of this state are necessary to pay for the travel and other actual expenses incurred by the department of taxation in conducting the audit; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 36–Committee on Taxation. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to regional transportation commissions; changing the terms to be served by members of commissions in larger counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 38–Committee on Taxation. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to education; allowing a pupil to apply to the total number of credits required for graduation from high school credits received for certain courses of education completed at a community college or university; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 65–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to handicapped persons; prohibiting the bureau of services to the blind of the rehabilitation division of the department of human resources from guaranteeing loans to blind persons who are under contract with the bureau; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 182–Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to sexual assault; limiting the right of a natural father to custody of or visitation with a child conceived as the result of a sexual assault; providing an exception; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 174–Assemblymen Wendell Williams, Arberry, Gibbons, Spitler, Garner, Myrna Williams, Smith, Schneider, Price, Giunchigliani, Porter, Collins, Bonaventura, Chowning, Toomin, Anderson, Haller, Bache, Carpenter, Bennett, Regan, Petrak, Kenny, Gregory, McGaughey and Segerblom. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to taxes on retail sales; providing for the submission to the voters of the question whether the Sales and Use Tax Act of 1955 should be amended to provide an exemption from the tax for horses; contingently creating the same exemption from certain analogous taxes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 173–Assemblymen de Braga, Collins, Wendell Williams, Segerblom, Bache, Price, Hettrick, Regan, Ernaut, Carpenter, Petrak, Marvel, Kenny, Smith, Gibbons, Freeman and Neighbors. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to vital statistics; allowing the state board of health to authorize county health officers to supply abstracted birth certificates; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 169–Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to adoption; permitting natural and adoptive parents to choose the extent of information to be exchanged; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 77–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to funds; eliminating the responsibility of the state board of finance with regard to certain funds; requiring that certain fees collected by the commission on mineral resources be credited to the account for the department of minerals in the state general fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 172–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to navigable rivers; extending the prospective expiration of the provision granting immunity from civil liability to the state and any city, county or other political subdivision for clearing a channel of a navigable river; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 232–Senator McGinness. Approved April 14, 1993

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AN ACT relating to schools; authorizing schools to provide drills to instruct pupils of the appropriate procedures to be followed in the event of a chemical explosion and other disasters; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 47–Senator Smith. Approved April 20, 1993

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AN ACT relating to drivers’ licenses; providing that imprisonment is not mandatory for driving without a driver’s license after the expiration of a period of suspension, revocation or restriction of such a license; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 191–Senator Adler. Approved April 20, 1993

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AN ACT relating to services to aging persons; requiring advocates for residents of facilities for long-term care to perform the duties of the ombudsman for aging persons on a temporary basis upon request by the administrator of the aging services division of the department of human resources; requiring the ombudsman to perform the duties of an advocate on a temporary basis upon request by the administrator; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 223–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved April 20, 1993

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AN ACT relating to unclaimed property; expanding the provision setting forth the circumstances under which the state may take custody of certain unclaimed property held by an intermediary in another state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 226–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 20, 1993

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AN ACT relating to traffic laws; clarifying the procedure for obtaining involuntary samples of blood from certain persons who are suspected of driving under the influence of a controlled substance or alcohol; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 57–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 20, 1993

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AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; allowing all prosecuting attorneys to issue subpenas for witnesses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 228–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 20, 1993

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AN ACT relating to crimes; revising the provisions for effecting an arrest during the night; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 280–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 20, 1993

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AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the division of child and family services of the department of human resources for certain obligations incurred in fiscal year 1990-1991; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 318–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved April 20, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the division of child and family services of the department of human resources; requiring the division to adopt certain regulations in accordance with the Nevada Administrative Procedure Act if the director of the department assigns to the division certain powers and duties of the welfare division of the department; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 82–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved April 20, 1993

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AN ACT relating to local financial administration; eliminating the requirement that a county treasurer using an automated accounting system issue all receipts in triplicate; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 161–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 20, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the Colorado River commission; authorizing the commission to issue revenue bonds and certain other securities for the acquisition, equipment and improvement of a specified system for the transmission of electricity; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 296–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved April 20, 1993

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AN ACT relating to professions; making various changes relating to the regulation of professional engineers and land surveyors; changing the name of the state board of registered professional engineers and land surveyors; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 242–Committee on Commerce. Approved April 20, 1993

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AN ACT relating to social workers; establishing provisional licenses for social workers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 335–Committee on Commerce. Approved April 20, 1993

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AN ACT relating to local facilities for detention; providing for the transfer of a person arrested on a misdemeanor warrant from a local detention facility to the custody of the law enforcement agency that obtained the warrant; requiring that agency to pay the costs of the prisoner’s confinement; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 7–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 26, 1993

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AN ACT relating to wildlife; defining the phrase “to take” for purposes of certain statutory provisions relating to wildlife; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 131–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved April 26, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the department of prisons; eliminating the requirement that the chief parole and probation officer report to the department concerning the eligibility of certain offenders in residential confinement for awards of credit against their sentences; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 292–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 26, 1993

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AN ACT relating to parole; clarifying that the longest sentence a prisoner is required to serve must be used to determine the prisoner’s eligibility for parole; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 320–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 26, 1993

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AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the state distributive school account and reducing the basic support guarantee for fiscal year 1992-93; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 329–Committee on Finance. Approved April 28, 1993

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AN ACT relating to hazardous materials; directing the state fire marshal to develop a reference guide for use by personnel who respond to accidents and incidents involving hazardous materials; requiring such personnel to be equipped with the reference guide; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 126–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved April 29, 1993

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AN ACT relating to crimes; prohibiting the unauthorized possession, transfer or use of card evidencing eligibility to receive Medicaid benefits; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 245–Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved April 29, 1993

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AN ACT relating to arrest warrants; authorizing a peace officer to issue a citation to the defendant rather than arresting him when executing a warrant issued upon a misdemeanor offense; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 279–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 29, 1993

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AN ACT relating to crimes against property; reducing the amount of time in which a person must pay a check or draft refused by the drawee to avoid the presumption of intent to defraud; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 307–Assemblymen Haller, Anderson, Humke, Bennett, Bache, Chowning, Smith, Spitler, Gregory, Collins, Regan, Petrak, Segerblom, Carpenter, Neighbors, Augustine, Wendell Williams, Giunchigliani, Kenny, Toomin, Price, Evans and Dini. Approved April 29, 1993

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AN ACT relating to programs for the mentally ill; clarifying that the medical records of a patient may not be transferred in violation of applicable federal law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 63–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved April 29, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the operation of watercraft; providing a person a choice of tests to determine whether he is operating a vessel while under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance; requiring a person suspected of operating a vessel while under the influence of a controlled substance to submit to an evidentiary test; allowing a peace officer to use reasonable force to obtain a blood sample under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 117–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved April 29, 1993

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AN ACT relating to claims against the state; establishing the venue for tort actions; requiring the related state agency to be named as a defendant; requiring service of process on the related state agency; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 227–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 29, 1993

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AN ACT relating to restitution; providing a civil lien until amount ordered by court is paid by criminal defendant; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 279–Senators O’Donnell and James. Approved April 29, 1993

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AN ACT relating to hazardous substances; exempting from regulation the final use of anhydrous ammonia for agricultural purposes; exempting from regulation certain mining activities which are federally regulated; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 189–Assemblymen Carpenter, Marvel, Dini, Hettrick, de Braga, Collins, Neighbors, Regan and Humke. Approved April 29, 1993

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AN ACT relating to counties; abolishing certain duties of the county treasurer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 40–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 5, 1993

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AN ACT relating to obligations secured by real property; providing for the consequences of environmental impairment and the enforcement of environmental provisions; revising the limitations on the amount of which may be awarded as a deficiency judgment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 60–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 5, 1993

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AN ACT relating to vehicles; authorizing the department of motor vehicles and public safety to issue a temporary permit to operate an unregistered vehicle to a short-term lessor of the vehicle; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 156–Committee on Transportation. Approved May 5, 1993

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AN ACT relating to state land; removing obsolete reference to legislative authorization; removing redundant requirement for compliance with otherwise applicable statute; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 130–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved May 5, 1993

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AN ACT relating to state financial administration; correcting a statutory reference to require that certain fees be deposited in the state highway fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 289–Committee on Finance. Approved May 5, 1993

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AN ACT relating to water districts; creating the Virgin Valley Water District in Clark County, Nevada; providing for the storage, conservation, distribution and sale of water within and outside of the district; authorizing the district to purchase, acquire and construct the facilities necessary to serve water to consumers within the district; authorizing the issuance of general obligation and revenue bonds; providing the power to tax; amending the boundaries of the Las Vegas Valley water district; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 50–Senator Smith. Approved May 10, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the transportation of pupils; requiring school buses to be equipped with mechanical devices that require persons to walk at a certain distance in front of the buses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 154–Assemblymen Smith, Petrak, Bache, Freeman, Collins, Garner, Gibbons, Ernaut, Augustine, Perkins, Hettrick, Toomin, Wendell Williams, Kenny, Gregory, Bonaventura, Regan, Anderson, Haller, Carpenter, Porter, de Braga, Segerblom, Neighbors, Bennett, Arberry, Evans, Myrna Williams, Chowning, Lambert, Spitler, Heller, Marvel, Giunchigliani, Dini, Sader, McGaughey, Humke, Price and Scherer. Approved May 10, 1993

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AN ACT relating to public records; requiring the state librarian to adopt regulations to carry out a program to establish and approve minimum periods of retention for records of local governments; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 171–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 10, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the secretary of state; limiting the use of the revolving account; eliminating duplicative language regarding the investment of the money in the trust account for advance fees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 109–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 10, 1993

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AN ACT relating to state financial administration; requiring certain state officers, departments and commissions to deposit money directly in a financial institution designated by the state treasurer; changing the day on which weekly deposits of that money must be made; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 53–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 10, 1993

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AN ACT relating to life insurance; requiring the delivery of notice to the named insured of the purchase of or increase in coverage under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 91–Assemblymen Myrna Williams, Dini, Spitler, Evans, Marvel, Humke, Chowning, Giunchigliani, Heller, Tiffany, Price, Hettrick, Ernaut, Garner, Anderson, Arberry, Bonaventura, Regan, de Braga, Perkins, Augustine, Petrak, Smith, Collins, Wendell Williams, Neighbors, Segerblom, Scherer, Porter, Bennett, Sader and Lambert. Approved May 11, 1993

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AN ACT relating to cancer; requiring specified health care facilities to make the records of certain cases of cancer available to the state health officer or his representative; requiring, under certain circumstances, specified health care facilities to abstract information from the records; assessing a fee; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 131—Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved May 11, 1993

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AN ACT relating to air pollution; increasing the maximum amount that the local air pollution control board may retain from the administrative penalties that it collects; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 132—Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved May 11, 1993

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AN ACT relating to property taxes; revising the provisions governing the assessment and conversion of agricultural and open space real property; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 136—Committee on Taxation. Approved May 11, 1993

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AN ACT relating to educational personnel; revising the provision regarding the list of hearing officers which is maintained by the state board of education; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 223—Committee on Education. Approved May 11, 1993

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AN ACT relating to gaming; providing that certain information that is given to assist the state gaming control board or the Nevada gaming commission in the performance of their respective duties is absolutely privileged; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 293—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 11, 1993

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AN ACT relating to gaming; providing that the Nevada gaming commission may grant a state gaming license to a publicly traded corporation; providing that an association of licensees or a nonprofit corporation that represents licensees may bring an action for a declaratory judgment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 297—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 11, 1993

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AN ACT relating to banks; revising the provisions governing annual meetings of stockholders of banks; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 299—Committee on Commerce. Approved May 11, 1993

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113

AN ACT relating to money; providing the manner of computing the amount of a judgment or award on a claim arising in foreign money; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 345—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 11, 1993

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114

AN ACT relating to liens; conforming certain provisions of the Uniform Federal Lien Registration Act further to the most recent revision by the Uniform Law Commissioners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 350—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 11, 1993

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115

AN ACT relating to notarial acts; providing for their performance in this state, their recognition if performed outside this state, and the sufficiency of their language; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 362—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 11, 1993

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AN ACT relating to dams; revising the provisions requiring the approval of the state engineer of plans for the construction of dams; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 419—Assemblymen Carpenter, de Braga, Neighbors, Hettrick, Dini, Collins and Marvel. Approved May 11, 1993

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AN ACT relating to medical facilities; redefining “surgical center for ambulatory patients” for the purpose of licensure and regulation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 64—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved May 11, 1993

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118

AN ACT relating to underground storage tanks; requiring the state environmental commission to coordinate the adoption of regulations and collection of fees related to underground storage tanks; requiring the department of taxation to develop a program to consolidate the collection of fees related to the management of underground storage tanks; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 127—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved May 11, 1993

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119

AN ACT relating to state records; creating the committee to approve schedules for the retention and disposition of official state records and prescribing its powers and duties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 173—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 11, 1993

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120

AN ACT relating to mining; revising certain provisions concerning the fees charged in connection with mining reclamation; repealing the prospective expiration of certain provisions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 263—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved May 11, 1993

210

121

AN ACT relating to public investments; clarifying the types of investments that county school districts may purchase; making various changes relating to such investments; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 270—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 11, 1993

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AN ACT relating to state parks; repealing the requirements relating to notice of meetings of the state park advisory commission which are supplementary to the general requirements relating to notice of all meetings for public bodies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 283—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 11, 1993

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123

AN ACT relating to public finance; reconciling provisions for reporting by school districts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 318—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 11, 1993

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AN ACT relating to state parks; creating an account for the division of state parks; authorizing the administrator of the division to expend the money in the account to repair and maintain state parks, monuments and recreational areas; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 319—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 11, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the board for the regulation of liquefied petroleum gas; revising the qualifications of certain members of the board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 330—Senator Nevin. Approved May 11, 1993

219

126

AN ACT relating to the commissioner for veteran affairs; allowing the commissioner to collect a fee for acting as the guardian of certain estates; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 336—Committee on Finance. Approved May 11, 1993

220

127

AN ACT relating to watercraft; providing for the disposition of abandoned vessels and for the enforcement of liens against vessels; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 341—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved May 11, 1993

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128

AN ACT relating to the City of Sparks; providing for the appointment of a court administrator and judicial assistants for the municipal court; providing for the selection of an administrative judge; authorizing the mayor to appoint alternate judges; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 308—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 13, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the City of Sparks; making various changes to the city charter; making a misdemeanor under the laws of this state punishable by the city if committed therein; imposing certain residency and voting requirements upon the city attorney; revising certain provisions concerning appointive positions; changing the format for amending existing ordinances; expanding the power of the mayor and city clerk to administer oaths; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 258—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 13, 1993

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AN ACT relating to manufactured buildings; adopting more recent edition of certain uniform codes for the purposes of statutory provisions governing manufactured buildings; authorizing the manufactured housing division of the department of commerce to adopt, by regulation, the most recent edition of the uniform codes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 209—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 13, 1993

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AN ACT relating to the sale of mobile and manufactured homes; requiring the chief of the manufactured housing division of the department of commerce to adopt regulations to obtain information relating to the sale of mobile homes, manufactured homes and commercial coaches and to establish requirements for the issuance or transfer of title to such vehicle; requiring persons who are listed by the division as holding an ownership or other interest in a mobile or manufactured home to be notified of a lien on the home; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 199—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 13, 1993

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AN ACT relating to remedies; requiring the welfare division of the department of human resources or a district attorney to initiate, under certain circumstances, the enrollment of a child in a plan of health insurance available to the parent of the child if the parent fails to comply with an order of a court requiring him to do so; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 164—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 13, 1993

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AN ACT relating to adoption; requiring the welfare division of the department of human resources to establish criteria for investigating prospective adoptive homes and to provide prospective adoptive parents an opportunity to review and respond to an adverse investigation if certain powers and duties relating to the investigation of prospective adoptive homes are assigned to the division; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 75—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved May 13, 1993

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134

AN ACT relating to education; revising the prohibitions against disturbing the peace of a public school and against threatening or assaulting pupils and teachers; expanding the prohibition against threatening or assaulting pupils and teachers to include other school employees; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 370—Committee on Education. Approved May 13, 1993

239

135

AN ACT relating to divorce; requiring an equal disposition of the community property of the parties in a proceeding for divorce under certain circumstances; providing exceptions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 347—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 13, 1993

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136

AN ACT relating to parole; requiring the department of parole and probation to approve or assist in the development of a plan for the placement of each prisoner who is released on parole; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 234—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 13, 1993

242

137

AN ACT relating to writs of habeas corpus; requiring the filing of a post-conviction petition for such a writ in the county in which the petitioner was convicted; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 487—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 13, 1993

243

138

AN ACT relating to evidence; allowing the admission into evidence of the affidavit of certain laboratory directors to prove the results of tests conducted at a medical laboratory; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 363—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 13, 1993

248

139

AN ACT relating to criminal extradition; authorizing a law enforcement agency in this state to return a person to another state without an extradition proceeding if that person has executed a waiver of extradition in the state requesting his return; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 227—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 13, 1993

249

140

AN ACT relating to traffic violations; requiring a person convicted of driving under the influence of an intoxicating liquor or controlled substance to attend a meeting on the impact such a crime has on other persons if such a meeting is available within a certain distance from the offender’s residence; authorizing the court to require attendance if such a meeting is not available within a certain distance from the offender’s residence; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 144—Assemblymen Dini, Myrna Williams, Sader, Heller, Segerblom, Schneider, Bennett, Giunchigliani, Garner, Price, Humke, Perkins, de Braga, Arberry, Wendell Williams, Freeman, Gibbons, Collins and Marvel. Approved May 13, 1993

250

141

AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; further restricting the use of videotaped depositions at trial; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 79—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 13, 1993

251

142

AN ACT relating to crimes against the person; revising the definition of “robbery” to include a theft in which force or fear is used as a means of escape; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 59—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 13, 1993

253

143

AN ACT relating to the limitation of civil actions; extending the time in which an action for damages for injury arising from the sexual abuse of a minor may be commenced; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 68—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 13, 1993

254

144

AN ACT relating to cities; authorizing certain cities to create districts to finance the costs of improving a central business area; authorizing the city to impose a tax on transient lodging; requiring the city to use the proceeds from the tax for specific purposes; allowing the city to pledge the proceeds from the tax to pay for general or special obligations; providing a procedure for challenging the validity of the ordinance, tax or project; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 433—Assemblymen Porter, Arberry, Augustine, Bache, Bennett, Bonaventura, Chowning, Collins, de Braga, Garner, Giunchigliani, Gregory, Kenny, McGaughey, Perkins, Petrak, Price, Regan, Scherer, Schneider, Segerblom, Smith, Spitler, Tiffany, Myrna Williams and Wendell Williams. Approved May 20, 1993

254

145

AN ACT relating to public investments; establishing a local government pooled long-term investment account; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 286—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 21, 1993

257

146

AN ACT relating to cities; repealing the prospective expiration of certain provisions allowing the creation of a taxing district for additional police protection or for the maintenance of improvements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 267—Committee on Taxation. Approved May 21, 1993

258

147

AN ACT relating to public accommodations; repealing the statutory provisions which ban certain outdoor advertising by a hotel, inn, motel or motor court; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 249—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 21, 1993

259

148

AN ACT relating to redevelopment; expanding the authority for the private sale of bonds issued by a redevelopment agency; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 249—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 21, 1993

260

149

AN ACT relating to notaries public; revising the qualifications; increasing the fees which a notary public may charge; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 26—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 21, 1993

261

150

AN ACT relating to the cost of litigation; prohibiting a court from refusing to award or reducing the amount of attorney’s fees or costs awarded to a prevailing party in a civil action solely because the prevailing party is the state, a local government, a public officer or a public employee; establishing requirements for determining the amount of such an award; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 293—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 21, 1993

262

151

AN ACT relating to hazardous materials; designating the state emergency response commission as the state agency which is responsible for coordinating certain regulatory activities relating to hazardous materials; requiring state agencies and local governmental agencies responsible for the regulation of hazardous materials to cooperate in the management of certain activities relating to hazardous materials; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 117—Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved May 21, 1993

264

152

AN ACT relating to ethics in government; revising the definition of “candidate”; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 105—Committee on Elections and Procedures. Approved May 21, 1993

265

153

AN ACT relating to constables; clarifying that claims for reimbursement of a constable for executing a writ may be made to the court which issued the writ; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 41—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 21, 1993

266

154

AN ACT relating to the department of prisons; authorizing the transfer of money from the offenders’ store fund to the prisoners’ personal property fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 276—Committee on Finance. Approved May 21, 1993

268

155

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the Nevada equal rights commission for certain expenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 266—Committee on Finance. Approved May 21, 1993

269

156

AN ACT making an appropriation to the budget division of the department of administration for reimbursement of the legal division of the legislative counsel bureau for the expenses involved in preparing bill drafts requested by agencies of the executive branch; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 264—Committee on Finance. Approved May 21, 1993

269

157

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; requiring the department of motor vehicles and public safety to adopt tests and other requirements for the reinstatement of drivers’ licenses; providing for the voluntary surrender of a driver’s license; requiring the adoption of conditions and procedures for reissuing licenses that are voluntarily surrendered; providing for the reinstatement of the registration of a vehicle that is suspended because a verification of liability insurance indicates the registered owner failed to maintain such insurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 193—Senator Smith. Approved May 21, 1993

270

158

AN ACT relating to the state controller; authorizing the cancellation of certain accounts and money due the state; authorizing the state controller to withhold the compensation of a state employee under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 157—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 21, 1993

274

159

AN ACT relating to state land; requiring the state land registrar to convey certain land adjoining Governor’s Field to Carson City; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 147—Senators Jacobsen and Adler. Approved May 21, 1993

275

160

AN ACT relating to indigent persons; revising the definition of “county of residence” for the purpose of determining the eligibility of an indigent person to receive welfare benefits from a county; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 104—Committee on Transportation. Approved May 21, 1993

277

161

AN ACT relating to the supreme court of Nevada; extending the time for the repayment and reversion of money previously appropriated to the supreme court for costs associated with the temporary relocation of the Las Vegas office; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 18—Committee on Finance. Approved May 21, 1993

278

162

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation for district judges’ salaries and judicial pensions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 21—Committee on Finance. Approved May 21, 1993

278

163

AN ACT making supplemental appropriations for district judges’ salaries and judicial pensions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 194—Committee on Finance. Approved May 21, 1993

279

164

AN ACT relating to evidence; revising the provisions governing the return of property retained as evidence; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 71—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 26, 1993

279

165

AN ACT relating to the Uniform Commercial Code; increasing the fees for filing or providing certain documents; requiring the filing officer to search certain documents for the name of a particular secured party; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 87—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 26, 1993

280

166

AN ACT relating to the department of prisons; revising the provisions governing the profitability of the programs for the employment of offenders; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 94—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved May 26, 1993

286

167

AN ACT relating to gaming; providing that uncollected baccarat commissions must be excluded from the computation of the gross revenue of a gaming licensee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 230—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 26, 1993

288

168

AN ACT relating to the private investigator’s licensing board; allowing the board to issue citations and impose fines for unlicensed activity that requires licensure; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 236—Committee on Commerce. Approved May 26, 1993

289

169

AN ACT relating to local improvements; clarifying and expanding the authority of local governments concerning street improvement projects; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 254—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 26, 1993

290

170

AN ACT relating to juvenile offenders; providing for the continued treatment as an adult of a child once certified for trial as such under certain circumstances; establishing the discretion of a judge of the juvenile division whether to accept such a child on remand; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 348—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 26, 1993

292

171

AN ACT relating to estrays; authorizing cooperative agreements between the state department of agriculture and local governments regarding the control, placement or disposition of estrays; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 291—Assemblyman Dini (by request). Approved May 26, 1993

294

172

AN ACT relating to public utilities; authorizing the public service commission of Nevada to adopt regulations relating to the safety of storage facilities and intrastate pipelines for natural gas and liquefied petroleum gas; increasing the civil penalty for a violation of certain regulations concerning safety standards for pipelines used to transport gas; expanding the authority of the commission to enter into certain agreements with the Federal Government to conduct inspections to ensure compliance with federal statutes and regulations governing the safety of storage facilities and interstate pipelines; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 416—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 26, 1993

296

173

AN ACT relating to mining; requiring specified persons who intend to hold a mining claim to make and record certain affidavits; imposing fees for recording the affidavit; increasing the fees imposed on filing certain documents relating to mining claims; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 422—Assemblymen Marvel, Carpenter, Gibbons, Freeman and Dini. Approved May 26, 1993

298

174

AN ACT relating to county fire protection districts; eliminating the requirement for an election for the board of directors of a county fire protection district if only one candidate files for that office; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 429—Committee on Elections and Procedures. Approved May 26, 1993

301

175

AN ACT relating to gaming; substituting continuing reporting for prior approval of foreign gaming; prohibiting licensees from engaging in certain conduct in foreign gaming; requiring licensees to maintain a revolving fund to pay the cost of investigations by the state gaming control board of foreign gaming involvement; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 470—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 26, 1993

302

176

AN ACT relating to extradition; requiring the attorney general to pay the expenses to extradite a person located outside the United States; requiring the state board of examiners to adopt regulations governing the procedure for the payment of those expenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 489—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 26, 1993

305

177

AN ACT relating to criminal prosecutions; extending the statute of limitations for the prosecution of sexual abuse of a child under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 525—Assemblyman Scherer. Approved May 26, 1993

305

178

AN ACT relating to gaming; authorizing the Nevada gaming commission to require a finding of suitability for transmission services under certain circumstances; revising the definition of “gaming device”; revising the provisions governing the licensing of off-track pari-mutuel systems and disseminators of information concerning racing; imposing an added fee for licensing operators of off-track pari-mutuel systems; making various other changes concerning the regulation of gaming; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 242—Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 26, 1993

306

179

AN ACT relating to wages; permitting certain employers to pay wages to certain employees monthly; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 344—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 26, 1993

316

180

AN ACT relating to emergency medical services; exempting physicians’ assistants from the requirement of licensure as an ambulance attendant; expanding the authority of such physicians’ assistants, physicians and nurses to provide care in an ambulance or air ambulance; establishing training requirements for physicians, registered nurses and physicians’ assistants who are not licensed as ambulance attendants; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 3—Assemblymen Marvel, Neighbors and Carpenter. Approved May 27, 1993

317

181

AN ACT relating to water; clarifying certain statutory provisions to reflect established practice; ratifying past actions of the state engineer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 337—Assemblymen Dini, Sader, Marvel, Gregory, Neighbors, Hettrick, Humke, Anderson, Collins, Giunchigliani, Bennett, Porter, Regan, Bache, Schneider, Smith, Perkins, Garner, Arberry, Price, Petrak, Bonaventura, Carpenter, Evans, McGaughey, Chowning, Scherer, Wendell Williams, Augustine, Tiffany, Haller, Myrna Williams, Heller, Kenny, Toomin and Segerblom. Approved May 27, 1993

321

182

AN ACT relating to sentencing; requiring a separate penalty hearing in all criminal cases which result in the conviction of the defendant for murder of the first degree; authorizing the parties, by stipulation, to waive this requirement under certain circumstances and have any sentence imposed by the trial judge; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 63—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 1, 1993

322

183

AN ACT relating to public health; requiring certain facilities used by members of the public to have a sufficient number of water closets and urinals for use by the patrons of those facilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 343—Senators Titus, Glomb, Brown, Lowden, O’Connell and Coffin. Approved June 1, 1993

324

184

AN ACT relating to wineries; increasing the population threshold for a county in which a domestic winery may be operated; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 186—Assemblymen Hettrick, Dini, Myrna Williams, Heller, Carpenter, Ernaut, Marvel, Humke, Lambert, Tiffany, Augustine, Bache, Regan, Perkins, Collins, Bonaventura, Schneider, de Braga, Kenny, Giunchigliani, Gibbons, Scherer, Chowning, Gregory, Evans, Freeman, Segerblom, Anderson, Price, Smith, Toomin, Arberry and Neighbors. Approved June 3, 1993

325

185

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; eliminating the exemption of certain contractors from the provisions of the industrial insurance law for employees who are hired outside of this state to work temporarily in this state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 205—Assemblymen Bache, Collins, Kenny, Bonaventura, McGaughey, Smith, Anderson, Price, Haller, Wendell Williams, Chowning, Freeman, Scherer, Perkins, Toomin, Lambert, Neighbors, Segerblom, Carpenter, Hettrick, Petrak, Myrna Williams, Giunchigliani, Arberry, Bennett, Spitler, Schneider, de Braga, Dini, Marvel, Evans, Humke, Garner, Sader, Regan and Porter. Approved June 3, 1993

325

186

AN ACT relating to chiropractors; providing for the temporary licensure of certain chiropractors; providing that the term of office for a member of the Nevada state board of chiropractic examiners is 4 years; expanding the definition of “unprofessional conduct”; establishing maximum fees that may be charged by the board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 237—Committee on Commerce. Approved June 3, 1993

326

187

AN ACT making supplemental appropriations to the department of commerce for certain expenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 377—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 3, 1993

332

188

AN ACT relating to indigent persons; allowing payment from the fund for hospital care to indigent persons for hospital care rendered by a hospital in another state; making a technical correction; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 369—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved June 3, 1993

332

189

AN ACT relating to the city of North Las Vegas; authorizing the creation of a municipal library district; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 441—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 7, 1993

333

190

AN ACT relating to the redevelopment of communities; authorizing a city council to include the mayor as a voting member when it declares itself the redevelopment agency; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 443—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 7, 1993

334

191

AN ACT relating to the state fire marshal; requiring the state fire marshal to delegate his authority and duties to local governments under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 194—Assemblymen Carpenter, Hettrick, Ernaut and Marvel. Approved June 7, 1993

334

192

AN ACT relating to the University of Nevada System; requiring a student who participates as a member of a varsity athletic team to make satisfactory progress toward obtaining a degree; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 402—Committee on Education. Approved June 7, 1993

336

193

AN ACT relating to local governmental finance; revising the provisions of Senate Bill No. 307 of this session to limit the authorization for creating and financing park districts to certain larger counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 438—Committee on Taxation. Approved June 7, 1993

337

194

AN ACT relating to contracts of insurance; requiring an insurer which pays a claim for damage to a motor vehicle to issue a check or draft payable jointly to the insured and the garage or body shop which repaired the vehicle; requiring certain damaged motor vehicles to be repaired by a garage or licensed body shop; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 30—Senator Nevin. Approved June 7, 1993

338

195

AN ACT relating to education; renaming the University of Nevada System as the University and Community College System of Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 314—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved June 7, 1993

339

196

AN ACT relating to the department of prisons; clarifying the provisions governing the revenue to be deposited in the fund for new construction of facilities for prison industries; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 93—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 8, 1993

422

197

AN ACT relating to the financial administration of school districts; repealing duplicate and obsolete provisions concerning funds maintained by the school districts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 96—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 8, 1993

423

198

AN ACT relating to the board of regents of the University of Nevada System; requiring the board of regents to submit a report to the director of the legislative counsel bureau concerning certain activities of the police department for the University of Nevada System; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 191—Assemblymen Wendell Williams and Arberry. Approved June 8, 1993

424

199

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; giving effect to an employer’s previous experience in another state to determine his rates as a new business in this state under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 375—Committee on Labor and Management. Approved June 8, 1993

425

200

AN ACT relating to public schools; revising the provision governing credit to be given for previous service to a teacher who changes employment from one school district to another; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 454—Committee on Education. Approved June 8, 1993

426

201

AN ACT relating to hunting; revising and making permanent the program for the issuance of restricted nonresident deer tags; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 476—Assemblymen Carpenter, Collins and Marvel. Approved June 8, 1993

427

202

AN ACT relating to animals; providing for the regulation of alternative livestock; authorizing the maintenance of a noncommercial collection of live wildlife under certain circumstances; authorizing the board of wildlife commissioners to prohibit the importation, transportation or possession of any species of wildlife that is detrimental to the wildlife of this state; prohibiting the capture of live wildlife to stock a wildlife facility; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 114—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 8, 1993

429

203

AN ACT relating to wildlife; revising the procedures to be followed if an animal that is believed to be diseased and unfit for human consumption is killed; revising the fee for the issuance of a duplicate tag for hunting; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 123—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 8, 1993

440

204

AN ACT relating to education; requiring the commission on professional standards in education, with the approval of the state board of education, to adopt regulations setting forth the educational requirements needed for teachers to obtain endorsements in fields of specialization; requiring the state board of education to provide to an applicant, upon request, the course of study required to qualify for an endorsement; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 149—Senator O’Donnell. Approved June 8, 1993

441

205

AN ACT relating to public utilities; delaying the prospective expiration of the provision requiring public utilities to pay assessments for certain expenses incurred by the public service commission of Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 206—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 8, 1993

442

206

AN ACT relating to liquefied petroleum gas; making various changes relating to the board for regulation of liquefied petroleum gas; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 228—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 8, 1993

443

207

AN ACT relating to data processing; specifying the procedure to employ or reclassify a person to perform data processing for a single agency or officer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 340—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 8, 1993

446

208

AN ACT relating to the public service commission of Nevada; extending the date upon which the commission must report to the legislature concerning the alternative plan and recommended legislation for regulating public utilities that provide telecommunication services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 425—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 8, 1993

447

209

AN ACT relating to the Carson Lake Pasture; providing for continuity in the administration of grazing leases upon transfer of its management to the department of wildlife; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 348—Senator McGinness. Approved June 8, 1993

447

210

AN ACT relating to meetings of public bodies; requiring the permanent retention of minutes of public records; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 54—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 10, 1993

449

211

AN ACT relating to drugs; authorizing the sale of controlled substances, poisons, dangerous drugs and devices to certain persons and agencies that provide emergency care or transportation in order to stock ambulances and other authorized vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 69—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved June 10, 1993

450

212

AN ACT relating to victims of crime; extending the period of limitation on certain actions by a victim of a felony; repealing the statutory requirement that a portion of money and property gained by an offender from certain sources based on his notoriety be paid into the fund for the compensation of victims of crime; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 291—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 10, 1993

453

213

AN ACT relating to public schools; changing the grades during which examinations for achievement and proficiency must be given; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 67—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved June 11, 1993

456

214

AN ACT relating to the prosecution of crimes; allocating the cost of prosecuting persons acting in concert with prisoners in the same way as costs of prosecution are allocated for prisoners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 12—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 11, 1993

457

215

AN ACT relating to public instruction; authorizing school districts to establish alternative programs for the education of pupils at risk of dropping out of high school; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 527—Committee on Education. Approved June 11, 1993

458

216

AN ACT relating to adoption; prohibiting attorneys from receiving compensation for finding children or parents for adoption; reducing the penalty for certain unlawful acts related to the placement of a child in a home in preparation for adoption; granting immunity for the publication or broadcast of certain unlawful advertisements related to the placement of children for adoption; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 78—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved June 11, 1993

459

217

AN ACT relating to juvenile services; changing the name of the probation department and the name of the probation committee in certain counties; expanding the authority of the committee responsible for certain juvenile services in those counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 392—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 11, 1993

460

218

AN ACT relating to public employment; making certain changes to statutory provisions governing the employment of persons with disabilities by the state, a county or a city; prohibiting expressly discrimination against certain persons on the basis of sex, age or disability; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 376—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 11, 1993

469

219

AN ACT relating to the public employees’ retirement system; providing for the payment of an allowance or benefit from the system to an alternate payee pursuant to a domestic relations order; changing the period for which a person who is assigned to an intermittent or temporary position is not eligible to become a member of the system; making various changes relating to the payment of contributions to the system by employees and employers; revising the provision governing the use of banking and trust services by the public employees’ retirement board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 555—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 11, 1993

473

220

AN ACT relating to fees in civil actions; increasing the fees charged in civil actions in certain counties to support legal services for indigent and elderly persons; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 50—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 11, 1993

479

221

AN ACT relating to University of Nevada employees’ retirement; clarifying the authority of the board of regents to contract with different types of investment entities in providing a retirement program for the professional staff; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 257—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 11, 1993

480

222

AN ACT relating to child support; making various changes to statutory provisions governing the support of dependent children; expanding the applicability of certain existing provisions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 502—Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved June 11, 1993

483

223

AN ACT relating to education; requiring the board of trustees of a school district to establish a program of instruction relating to child abuse for younger pupils; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 529—Assemblymen Kenny, Porter, Wendell Williams, Giunchigliani, Evans, Chowning, de Braga, Perkins, Bache, Collins, Anderson, Smith, Bonaventura, Carpenter, Lambert, Haller, McGaughey, Segerblom, Hettrick, Toomin, Petrak, Humke, Tiffany, Garner, Ernaut, Neighbors, Gregory, Heller, Bennett, Freeman, Myrna Williams, Augustine, Marvel, Spitler, Schneider, Dini, Regan, Arberry, Sader, Gibbons, Scherer and Price. Approved June 11, 1993

488

224

AN ACT relating to the private investigator’s licensing board; providing that records or information of the investigations conducted by the board are confidential under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 207—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 11, 1993

488

225

AN ACT relating to trade regulations; reducing the number of years that the registration of a mark or insigne is valid; increasing certain fees related to the registration of marks and insignia; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 214—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 11, 1993

489

226

AN ACT relating to pharmacy; authorizing the exchange of information between pharmacists relating to the suspected misuse of drugs; requiring the state board of pharmacy to adopt regulations governing the exchange of such information; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 254—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved June 11, 1993

493

227

AN ACT relating to mortgage companies; revising the qualifications for issuing a license as a mortgage company; requiring the commissioner of financial institutions to conduct an annual examination of each mortgage company doing business in this state; revising the grounds for taking certain disciplinary action against a licensee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 328—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 11, 1993

494

228

AN ACT relating to medical laboratories; expanding the definition of “medical laboratory” to include certain facilities in which examinations are performed for other than therapeutic purposes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 357—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 11, 1993

499

229

AN ACT relating to insurance; clarifying that a nonprofit corporation for hospital, medical or dental services may issue blanket health insurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 397—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 11, 1993

500

230

AN ACT relating to escrow agencies and agents; requiring an escrow agency to notify the commissioner of financial institutions regarding certain changes in its ownership; subjecting escrow agencies to certain audits and examinations; prohibiting escrow agencies from conducting business with other businesses; revising the requirement of depositing a corporate security bond; revising requirements for maintaining certain records; making various changes relating to fees and the expiration date for licenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 407—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 11, 1993

502

231

AN ACT relating to the Nevada state board on geographic names; adding a representative of the Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada, Inc., to the board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 443—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 11, 1993

507

232

AN ACT relating to certified public accountants; prospectively increasing the number of semester hours required for certification as a certified public accountant; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 241—Committee on Commerce. Approved June 11, 1993

507

233

AN ACT relating to crimes against the person; creating the crimes of stalking and aggravated stalking; authorizing a court to issue certain protective orders; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 199—Assemblymen Gregory, Scherer, Heller, Anderson, Bonaventura, Regan, Schneider, Collins, Smith, Petrak, Toomin, Gibbons, Sader, Porter, Carpenter, Lambert, McGaughey, Augustine, Hettrick, Dini, Neighbors, Perkins, Spitler, Arberry, Wendell Williams, Marvel, Evans, Tiffany, Chowning, Humke, Ernaut, Kenny, Giunchigliani, Myrna Williams, Freeman, Bache, Bennett, Price, de Braga and Segerblom. Approved June 11, 1993

509

234

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; authorizing the department of motor vehicles and public safety to issue special license plates and registration certificates for fire trucks; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 155—Committee on Transportation. Approved June 12, 1993

513

235

AN ACT relating to administrative regulations; changing the dates for submitting proposed permanent regulations to the legislative counsel for review; extending the period that temporary regulations are effective; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 433—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 14, 1993

514

236

AN ACT relating to crimes; prohibiting certain sexual conduct in public; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 466—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 16, 1993

515

237

AN ACT relating to projects of capital improvement; making an appropriation to the state public works board for certain projects; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 306—Committee on Finance. Approved June 16, 1993

518

238

AN ACT relating to agricultural activities; exempting customary agricultural activity from certain local ordinances concerning air pollution; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 145—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 16, 1993

519

239

AN ACT relating to the state public works board; revising the requirement that the state public works board furnish engineering and architectural services for buildings constructed on state property or with legislative appropriation by expanding the exemption for improvements made by the state department of conservation and natural resources; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 282—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 16, 1993

520

240

AN ACT relating to county fire protection districts; requiring the directors to reside in election precincts and be elected at large; increasing the maximum allowable amount of compensation for members of the board of directors of certain districts; authorizing the reorganization of certain districts; authorizing the board of directors of certain districts to exercise certain powers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 143—Assemblymen Gibbons, Ernaut and Hettrick. Approved June 17, 1993

521

241

AN ACT making an appropriation to the legislative fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 492—Committee on Finance. Approved June 17, 1993

523

242

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; increasing the penalty, under certain circumstances, for failing or refusing to stop a motor vehicle when signaled by a peace officer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 56—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 18, 1993

524

243

AN ACT relating to eminent domain; revising the definition of value as it relates to condemnation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 80—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 18, 1993

525

244

AN ACT relating to elections; allowing the county clerk to appoint a high school pupil to act as a trainee for the position of election board officer; establishing qualifications for such a trainee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 106—Committee on Elections and Procedures. Approved June 18, 1993

527

245

AN ACT relating to local improvements; revising the procedure for refunding surplus money from local improvement districts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 198—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 18, 1993

529

246

AN ACT making appropriations to the board of examiners for settlement of a claim on behalf of certain state employees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 316—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 18, 1993

530

247

AN ACT relating to accountants; making certain changes to the written examination for certification as a certified public accountant; revising the provision governing eligibility for taking the examination; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 384—Committee on Commerce. Approved June 18, 1993

531

248

AN ACT relating to unemployment compensation; precluding a person from receiving unemployment compensation if he is receiving benefits for a temporary partial disability or money for rehabilitative services; authorizing the dissemination of information contained in the records of the employment security department under certain circumstances; revising the provisions governing the conditions of eligibility for unemployment benefits to comply with federal law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 436—Committee on Labor and Management. Approved June 18, 1993

533

249

AN ACT relating to criminal actions; prohibiting the operation of a vehicle or vessel if a subsequent test shows the presence of a certain level of alcohol; repealing certain presumptions; establishing an affirmative defense; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 490—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 18, 1993

539

250

AN ACT relating to child support; making various changes relating to the obligation of support for dependent children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 492—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 18, 1993

540

251

AN ACT relating to state employees; allowing an employee to be represented at certain hearings by a person of his own choosing; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 517—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 18, 1993

544

252

AN ACT relating to the family court; removing from the exclusive jurisdiction of the family court the approval of the compromise of a claim of a minor; expanding the exclusive jurisdiction of the family court to include proceedings for an involuntary court-ordered admission to a mental health facility; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 523—Assemblymen Humke, Myrna Williams, Evans, Marvel, Spitler, Bennett and Sader. Approved June 18, 1993

545

253

AN ACT relating to accountants; revising the provision concerning the waiver of certain requirements for a certificate as a certified public accountant; increasing the amount of the civil penalty which may be imposed by the Nevada state board of accountancy for certain violations; authorizing the board to recover attorney’s fees incurred in respect to certain hearings; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 588—Assemblymen Ernaut, Hettrick, Schneider, Gregory, Haller, McGaughey, Anderson, Heller, Segerblom, Gibbons, Toomin, Augustine, Petrak, Wendell Williams, Bonaventura, Regan, Price, Garner, Lambert, Humke, Marvel, Chowning, Giunchigliani, Tiffany, Arberry, Bache and Smith. Approved June 18, 1993

546

254

AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; allowing the use of an affidavit of an owner, possessor or occupant of property at a preliminary examination or a proceeding of a grand jury under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 627—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 18, 1993

548

255

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; clarifying which entity certain contractors are to furnish the certificate of the insurer certifying that the contractor has complied with the statutory provisions relating to industrial insurance; clarifying the inclusion of metropolitan police departments within the statutory provisions relating to industrial insurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 210—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 18, 1993

549

256

AN ACT relating to the account for aid for victims of domestic violence; transferring the responsibility for administration of the account to the division of child and family services of the department of human resources; revising the formula for allocating grants from the account; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 274—Committee on Finance. Approved June 18, 1993

551

257

AN ACT relating to statutes; ratifying technical corrections made to sections of NRS and to multiple amendments of sections of NRS; correcting the effective date of, correcting certain provisions in, and repealing certain provisions in Statutes of Nevada 1991; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 469—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 18, 1993

552

258

AN ACT relating to vehicles; increasing certain fees for a license to act as a salesman of vehicles, trailers or semitrailers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 222—Committee on Finance. Approved June 18, 1993

628

259

AN ACT relating to pharmacy; making various changes concerning the practice of pharmacy and the state board of pharmacy; prohibiting a person from unlawfully obtaining or attempting to take or obtain a controlled substance or a prescription for such a substance from certain persons; removing certain substances from the statutory schedule of poisons; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 246—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 18, 1993

630

260

AN ACT relating to state financial administration; consolidating or eliminating various funds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 351—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 18, 1993

638

261

AN ACT relating to reciprocal insurers; authorizing a reciprocal insurer to own and hold real property; authorizing the execution of documents relating to such property through an attorney in fact; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 388—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 18, 1993

649

262

AN ACT relating to gaming; authorizing the Nevada gaming commission to modify, upon appeal, a decision of the state gaming control board concerning a work permit; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 393—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 18, 1993

649

263

AN ACT relating to taxation; extending the date for the reversion of an appropriation made during the 66th legislative session to the department of taxation for an automated tax collection system; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 335—Committee on Finance. Approved June 18, 1993

655

264

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; exempting a person operating a postal service vehicle from the prohibition against stopping, standing or parking within 5 feet of a public or private driveway; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 382—Senators Coffin, Neal, Nevin, O’Donnell, Brown and Glomb. Approved June 18, 1993

656

265

AN ACT relating to employment; authorizing an association of public or private employers to provide self-insurance against liability for industrial injuries and occupational diseases; revising the standards for construing statutes governing industrial insurance and occupational diseases; broadening the offenses related to fraud that are punishable by civil or criminal action; revising the method for determining a claimant’s eligibility for benefits for industrial insurance and occupational diseases and the manner in which those benefits are calculated; prohibiting, under certain circumstances, a provider of health care from referring an injured employee to a health facility or service in which he or certain other persons have a financial interest; revising the management of the state industrial insurance system; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 316—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 18, 1993

657

266

AN ACT relating to crimes; revising the provisions regarding loitering, prowling and vagrancy; providing a penalty; authorizing certain local ordinances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 77—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 23, 1993

808

267

AN ACT relating to domestic violence; authorizing a court to expedite the issuance of a temporary order for protection against domestic violence under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 540—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 23, 1993

810

268

AN ACT relating to appraisers of real estate; revising the requirements for the issuance of a certificate, license or permit; requiring the real estate division of the department of commerce to retain a portion of the fees paid by appraisers for payment to the Financial Institutions Examination Council; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 561—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 23, 1993

811

269

AN ACT relating to sanitation; authorizing certain additional persons to enforce laws pertaining to the illegal disposal of garbage; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 72—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved June 23, 1993

814

270

AN ACT relating to wildlife; requiring the board of wildlife commissioners to establish policies regarding the revocation of licenses upon a single violation of certain statutes or regulations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 119—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 23, 1993

816

271

AN ACT relating to the encouragement of new industry in Nevada; authorizing the public service commission of Nevada to allow retail transmission of additional electricity for certain new recycling businesses; authorizing the commission on economic development to participate in certain proceedings before the public service commission of Nevada; exempting a percentage of the personal property of certain new recycling businesses from property taxes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 231—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 24, 1993

817

272

AN ACT relating to community antenna television; providing a civil penalty and increased criminal penalty for a willful violation of certain provisions concerning unauthorized interception of the services of a community antenna television company for commercial advantage; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 601—Assemblymen Hettrick, Chowning, Ernaut, Petrak, Heller, Perkins, Bonaventura, Collins, Arberry, de Braga, Kenny, Marvel, Giunchigliani, Toomin, Segerblom, Neighbors, Anderson, Tiffany, McGaughey, Scherer, Schneider, Regan, Carpenter, Gregory, Augustine, Price, Sader, Dini, Gibbons, Humke, Lambert, Bache, Freeman and Evans. Approved June 24, 1993

820

273

AN ACT relating to employment; revising the provision limiting the number of hours an employee may work in an underground mine; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 586—Assemblymen Neighbors, Dini, Marvel, Gibbons, Regan, Carpenter, Petrak, Ernaut, Anderson, Segerblom, Hettrick, Toomin, Heller, Chowning, Collins, Scherer, Lambert, McGaughey, Bache, Bonaventura, Price, Giunchigliani, Evans, Sader, Smith, de Braga, Kenny, Arberry, Bennett, Perkins, Wendell Williams, Humke, Schneider, Garner, Augustine, Spitler, Tiffany, Haller, Myrna Williams, Porter and Gregory. Approved June 24, 1993

821

274

AN ACT relating to hazardous materials; providing immunity from civil liability for certain governmental organizations and private persons in connection with those materials; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 115—Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 24, 1993

823

275

AN ACT relating to emergency management; authorizing the director of the division of emergency management of the department of the military to facilitate the development of a comprehensive, coordinated approach to emergency management; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 124—Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 24, 1993

825

276

AN ACT relating to the legislature; requiring the disclosure of the name of the legislator or organization on whose behalf a request for the preparation of a legislative measure was requested if the request was made by a special or standing committee of the legislature; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 202—Assemblymen Price, Dini, Arberry, Bennett, Scherer, Spitler, Myrna Williams, Chowning, Smith, Freeman, Anderson, Haller, Lambert, Bache, Garner, Toomin, Wendell Williams, Collins, de Braga, Regan, Perkins, Petrak, Hettrick, Augustine, Segerblom, Ernaut, Carpenter, Schneider, Neighbors, Evans, Sader, Tiffany, Gregory, McGaughey, Kenny, Marvel, Giunchigliani, Porter, Heller, Humke, Gibbons and Bonaventura. Approved June 24, 1993

826

277

AN ACT relating to bail; eliminating an exception to the requirement that a court exonerate an obligor and release bail upon the sentencing of a defendant; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 486—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 24, 1993

827

278

AN ACT relating to manufactured housing; authorizing the manufactured housing division of the department of commerce to provide by regulation for the limited licensure of servicemen; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 582—Assemblyman Carpenter. Approved June 24, 1993

827

279

AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; deleting certain statutory provisions governing a recommendation for punishment agreed upon by a defendant and the district attorney with a plea of guilty or nolo contendere to certain offenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 621—Assemblyman Carpenter. Approved June 24, 1993

828

280

AN ACT relating to gaming; making various changes to the statutes regulating gaming to accommodate the use of a cashless wagering system; defining “manufacturer” for the purposes of such statutes; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 626—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 24, 1993

829

281

AN ACT relating to economic development; allowing less populous counties to include community development and the development of the nongaming recreation and tourism industry in their economic development efforts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 309—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 24, 1993

832

282

AN ACT relating to hospitals; clarifying that a private hospital may provide for the examination of persons who are alleged to be mentally ill; eliminating the requirement that a county hospital provide a room for the detention of such persons; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 311—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved June 24, 1993

834

283

AN ACT relating to the control of floods; revising the requirements for the approval by the board of directors of a district for the control of floods of certain projects, improvements and proposals relating to the control of floods; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 363—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 24, 1993

834

284

AN ACT relating to public utilities; declaring the policy of the legislature concerning the regulation of public utilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 441—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 24, 1993

836

285

AN ACT relating to hazardous substances; clarifying that the transportation of certain hazardous substances, not the substances themselves, is exempt from certain provisions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 442—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 24, 1993

837

286

AN ACT relating to hazardous material; expanding the costs for which money may be expended and recovered regarding the response to an accident involving hazardous material; providing for notification of the legislature when certain of those costs cannot be recovered; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 122—Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 25, 1993

837

287

AN ACT relating to peace officers; conferring the powers of peace officers upon certain employees of the mental hygiene and mental retardation division of the department of human resources; providing for their training; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 89—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 25, 1993

843

288

AN ACT relating to hazardous materials; repealing the duplicative authority of the public service commission of Nevada to issue permits for the transportation of radioactive waste; requiring the Nevada highway patrol division of the department of motor vehicles and public safety to issue such permits with the approval of the commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 123—Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 25, 1993

845

289

AN ACT relating to the department of prisons; requiring the director of the department of prisons to establish by regulation a reasonable deduction from money credited to the account of an offender to repay certain costs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 321—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 25, 1993

852

290

AN ACT relating to pupils; requiring the board of trustees of each school district to establish a policy for the procedures which must be followed by a peace officer in arresting a pupil on school grounds during school hours; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 192—Committee on Education. Approved June 25, 1993

853

291

AN ACT relating to statutory liens; requiring an owner of real property who records a notice of completion to deliver a copy of the notice to any person who submitted a request for notice before the notice was recorded; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 152—Senators Callister, Adler, James, McGinness, O’Donnell, Smith and Titus. Approved June 25, 1993

853

292

AN ACT relating to independent contractors; requiring the state board of examiners to evaluate the contracts that it approves between state agencies and independent contractors to ensure that contracting is appropriate; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 159—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 25, 1993

854

293

AN ACT relating to legislative review of regulations; requiring the reimbursement of the legislative counsel bureau for the examination and revision of proposed permanent regulations; requiring that a regulation be received more than 10 working days before a meeting of the legislative commission for the commission to be required to review it at that meeting; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 310—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 25, 1993

856

294

AN ACT relating to educational personnel; revising the procedure for the suspension or revocation of licenses of certain educational personnel by the state board of education; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 313—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved June 25, 1993

857

295

AN ACT relating to buoys; prohibiting the placement of buoys in the waters of this state without a permit; providing an exception to the permit requirement for temporary anchorage; authorizing the department of wildlife to issue permits for the placement of buoys in the nonnavigable waters of this state; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 437—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 25, 1993

861

296

AN ACT relating to jurisdiction; broadening the basis for exercising jurisdiction over a party in a civil action; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 478—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 25, 1993

865

297

AN ACT relating to common motor carriers; authorizing such carriers to transport various items for charitable organizations for free or at reduced rates; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 503—Committee on Transportation. Approved June 25, 1993

866

298

AN ACT relating to administrative assessments for misdemeanors; making various changes to provisions governing the disbursement and use of such assessments; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 55—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 25, 1993

867

299

AN ACT relating to child care; excluding the occasional care of the children of a friend or neighbor from the definition of “child care facility”; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 383—Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved June 25, 1993

870

300

AN ACT relating to communication; prohibiting certain conduct regarding mobile telephone service; providing penalties; revising the penalty for the theft of telephone or telegraph service; requiring the suppliers of mobile telephone service to provide free access to numbers used in emergencies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 462—Assemblymen Smith, Kenny, Anderson, Collins, Petrak, Arberry, Regan, Wendell Williams, Segerblom, de Braga, Neighbors, Ernaut, Heller, Gibbons, Freeman, Garner, Lambert, Tiffany, Evans, McGaughey, Porter, Schneider, Carpenter, Bache, Chowning, Haller, Giunchigliani, Toomin, Gregory, Bennett, Price, Augustine, Bonaventura, Hettrick, Marvel, Sader, Humke and Myrna Williams. Approved June 25, 1993

871

301

AN ACT relating to juvenile correctional institutions; requiring the superintendent of the Nevada youth training center and the superintendent of the Caliente youth center to notify the public upon the escape or apprehension of an inmate; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 581—Assemblyman Carpenter. Approved June 25, 1993

873

302

AN ACT relating to actions concerning persons; expanding the immunity from liability provided to certain persons who respond to emergencies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 155—Senator Jacobsen. Approved June 25, 1993

874

303

AN ACT relating to state purchasing; establishing general requirements for determining a state agency’s cost of furnishing a service for the purpose of awarding a contract for the provision of that service; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 163—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 25, 1993

875

304

AN ACT relating to retired public employees; allowing certain additional retired public employees to participate in the state’s program of group insurance; prohibiting the commingling of the claims experience of such persons with that of other participants in the state’s program of group insurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 278—Senator McGinness. Approved June 25, 1993

875

305

AN ACT relating to public safety; prohibiting certain activity near an overhead line carrying high voltage unless notice is provided to and consent is received from the public utility operating the overhead line; providing a civil penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 400—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 25, 1993

878

306

AN ACT relating to the legislature; prohibiting a nonreturning legislator from receiving compensation for attending a conference or other meeting under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 485—Senators Titus, Raggio, Adler, Brown, Callister, Coffin, Glomb, Hickey, McGinness, Neal, Nevin, O’Connell, O’Donnell, Rawson and Townsend. Approved June 25, 1993

882

307

AN ACT relating to punishments; establishing and revising various fines and penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 235—Committee on Commerce. Approved June 25, 1993

883

308

AN ACT relating to counties; increasing the number of members on certain county fair and recreation boards; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 33—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 28, 1993

904

309

AN ACT relating to the state fire marshal; requiring the state fire marshal to establish a mobile training team to train volunteer firemen to respond to incidents involving hazardous materials; requiring the state fire marshal to conduct a study regarding the training of hazardous materials technicians, hazardous material specialists and on scene incident commanders; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 113—Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 28, 1993

905

310

AN ACT relating to hazardous materials; authorizing the proration of the annual fee paid by owners of regulated facilities; requiring the owners of regulated facilities to submit certain information with payment of the annual fee; deleting an obsolete provision; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 116—Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 28, 1993

907

311

AN ACT relating to mentally ill persons; removing the restriction on the location at which certain medical examinations of allegedly mentally ill persons may be performed; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 168—Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved June 28, 1993

908

312

AN ACT relating to water pollution; revising the definition of “package plant for sewage treatment” to exclude certain systems; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 301—Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved June 28, 1993

909

313

AN ACT making an appropriation to the state board of examiners to restore the balance of certain accounts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 406—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 28, 1993

909

314

AN ACT relating to public works; authorizing the use of alternative financing for the retrofitting of buildings occupied by state or local governmental entities to make the use of energy in the buildings more efficient; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 407—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 28, 1993

910

315

AN ACT relating to state buildings; requiring the establishment of a program to track the use of energy in buildings owned by the state; authorizing use of the program in certain other buildings; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 408—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 28, 1993

915

316

AN ACT relating to health care records; expanding the definition of “health care records” to include information stored electronically; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 459—Assemblyman Gibbons (by request). Approved June 28, 1993

916

317

AN ACT relating to welfare; authorizing the welfare division of the department of human resources to recover benefits paid for assistance to the medically indigent; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 503—Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved June 28, 1993

917

318

AN ACT relating to evidentiary proceedings; revising the statutory provisions that govern the amount of money that must be paid to jurors and witnesses for their service and travel; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 530—Assemblymen Neighbors, Carpenter, Hettrick, Segerblom and Marvel. Approved June 28, 1993

919

319

AN ACT relating to hospitals; increasing the compensation of certain hospital trustees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 553—Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved June 28, 1993

921

320

AN ACT relating to venture capital; delaying the prospective expiration of certain provisions concerning the establishment of a program for investment in new enterprises; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 634—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 28, 1993

922

321

AN ACT relating to medically indigent persons; revising the provisions governing the satisfaction of liens upon the proceeds of the recovery in certain civil actions; providing a remedy for the welfare division of the department of human resources where a recipient fails to provide certain notices concerning legal actions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 655—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 28, 1993

923

322

AN ACT relating to wildlife; revising the provisions governing the revocation or suspension of licenses issued for hunting, fishing or trapping; providing an additional penalty relating thereto; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 118—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 28, 1993

924

323

AN ACT relating to state purchasing; requiring the chief of the purchasing division of the department of general services to establish certain standards to be used by state agencies when purchasing new equipment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 167—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 28, 1993

925

324

AN ACT relating to contractors; prohibiting the issuance or renewal of a contractor’s license under a name which is likely to mislead the general public; requiring a licensed contractor to notify the state contractors’ board when bankruptcy or insolvency proceedings involving the contractor are initiated; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 212—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 28, 1993

926

325

AN ACT relating to public employees; specifying the amount to be paid by certain public employers for group insurance for the next biennium; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 389—Committee on Finance. Approved June 28, 1993

927

326

AN ACT relating to group insurance for public employees; specifying the amount payable by the state for its retired employees for the next biennium; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 390—Committee on Finance. Approved June 28, 1993

928

327

AN ACT relating to Indian burial sites; revising the provisions concerning certain unlawful acts related thereto; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 408—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 28, 1993

928

328

AN ACT relating to crimes against public justice; prohibiting a person from threatening or intimidating a public employee; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 175—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 29, 1993

930

329

AN ACT relating to deadly force; revising provisions relating to the use of deadly force to effect an arrest; revising the definition of justifiable homicide; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 209—Assemblymen Wendell Williams and Arberry. Approved June 29, 1993

931

330

AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; permitting the imposition of sentence without presence of defendant under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 393—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 29, 1993

933

331

AN ACT relating to restitution; requiring certain persons to make restitution for expenses incurred by governmental entities in returning them to appear for certain proceedings; authorizing the attorney general to adopt regulations relating to the payment of the expenses of extradition; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 465—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 29, 1993

934

332

AN ACT relating to penalties; revising the penalties for violations of certain statutes governing securities and commodities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 576—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 29, 1993

938

333

AN ACT relating to legislative measures; authorizing constitutional officers and the board of regents to submit proposed bill drafts to the legislative counsel without the approval of the governor or a designated member of his staff; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 48—Senator Smith. Approved June 29, 1993

939

334

AN ACT relating to the department of prisons; expanding the uses of and increasing the balance required for the prison revolving account; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 385—Committee on Finance. Approved June 29, 1993

940

335

AN ACT relating to real estate; increasing the amount of the license fee which must be paid by a real estate broker, a broker-salesman and a real estate salesman; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 422—Committee on Finance. Approved June 29, 1993

941

336

AN ACT relating to education; directing the appointment of a task force to study the feasibility of establishing course work in American Sign Language for credit as a foreign language in certain schools; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 207—Assemblymen Spitler, Evans, Bennett, Arberry, Humke, Dini, Marvel, Myrna Williams, Tiffany, Heller, Giunchigliani, Perkins, Price, Bache, Lambert, de Braga, Garner, Freeman, Ernaut, Porter, Kenny, Gibbons, Schneider, Neighbors, Carpenter, Augustine, Hettrick, Collins, McGaughey, Regan, Gregory, Scherer, Wendell Williams, Anderson, Haller, Chowning, Segerblom, Petrak, Smith and Toomin. Approved June 29, 1993

942

337

AN ACT relating to artificial persons; making substantive and conforming changes concerning corporations, limited-liability companies, limited partnerships and the use of fictitious names; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 387—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 30, 1993

944

338

AN ACT relating to arbitration of civil cases; consolidating the provisions regarding mandatory arbitration of certain civil cases; providing governmental immunity for persons who serve as arbitrators under the court-annexed program of arbitration; providing for the continued applicability of the provision regarding the right to trial after arbitration under the Uniform Arbitration Act; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 522—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 30, 1993

1024

339

AN ACT relating to watercraft; prohibiting the operation of a vessel within a certain distance of a diver’s flag; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 538—Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 30, 1993

1025

340

AN ACT relating to motorboats; increasing the fee for a certificate of ownership; providing for the renewal of a certificate of number by the purchase of a validation decal; providing a fee for a validation decal and a duplicate validation decal; increasing the fee for the issuance of a number for a motorboat operated by manufacturers and dealers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 195—Committee on Finance. Approved June 30, 1993

1026

341

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the supreme court of Nevada for the support of the commission on judicial selection; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 238—Committee on Finance. Approved June 30, 1993

1027

342

AN ACT relating to watercraft; increasing the amount of money that a person who awards certificates of number for watercraft may retain from the fee paid for the certificate; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 239—Committee on Finance. Approved June 30, 1993

1028

343

AN ACT relating to state parks; creating an account for Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park; authorizing the administrator of the division of state parks to expend the money in the account for the repair, operation and maintenance of the sewer and water systems in the park; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 280—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 30, 1993

1028

344

AN ACT relating to the support of children; providing a civil penalty for late payment by a parent with an obligation of support; requiring the reporting of certain information regarding occupational licenses; making various other changes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 604—Assemblymen Petrak, Sader, Myrna Williams, Toomin, Smith, de Braga, Kenny, Carpenter, Anderson, Regan, Haller, Bonaventura, Gibbons, Collins, Freeman, Segerblom, Bennett, Schneider, Garner, Hettrick, Neighbors, Heller, Perkins, Augustine, Arberry, Wendell Williams, Giunchigliani, Evans and Humke. Approved June 30, 1993

1030

345

AN ACT relating to elections; limiting the circumstances under which certain special elections may be held; eliminating the authority to hold certain other special elections; authorizing the submission of certain matters to the voters at a primary election; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 531—Assemblymen Petrak, Regan, Arberry, Anderson, Spitler, Smith, Kenny, Toomin, Haller, Chowning, Perkins, Myrna Williams, Porter, Wendell Williams, Evans, Gregory, de Braga, Carpenter, Hettrick, Bonaventura, Heller, McGaughey, Bennett, Marvel, Lambert, Gibbons, Giunchigliani and Garner. Approved June 30, 1993

1032

346

AN ACT relating to evidence; providing under certain circumstances in criminal proceedings for the admissibility of evidence of domestic violence and expert testimony relating to domestic violence; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 637—Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 30, 1993

1107

347

AN ACT relating to the Colorado River commission; revising its membership; eliminating certain duties of the commission relating to the making of agreements with other governmental entities for the use of the waters of the Colorado River and certain other facilities; requiring the commission to offer to renew certain contracts for the sale of power; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 692—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 30, 1993

1107

348

AN ACT relating to sex offenders whose victims are minors; requiring certain persons and institutions that release or discharge such a sex offender to take certain actions to ensure the registration of the offender; providing for the release of data required for the registration of such an offender to certain educational personnel; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 192—Senators James, Lowden, Townsend, O’Connell, Callister, Brown, Glomb, Hickey, Jacobsen, McGinness, Nevin, Raggio, Rawson, Shaffer and Smith. Approved June 30, 1993

1111

349

AN ACT relating to catastrophic leave; broadening the authorized transfers by state employees into accounts for catastrophic leave; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 18—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 30, 1993

1113

350

AN ACT making appropriations from the state general fund and the state highway fund for the support of the civil government of the State of Nevada for the fiscal years beginning July 1, 1993, and ending June 30, 1994, and beginning July 1, 1994, and ending June 30, 1995; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 787—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 30, 1993

1114

351

AN ACT relating to projects of capital improvement; making appropriations from the state general fund and the state highway fund; providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds of the state; authorizing certain expenditures by the state public works board; requiring the repayment for certain projects by certain state agencies; levying a property tax to support the consolidated bond interest and redemption fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 788—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 30, 1993

1126

352

AN ACT relating to state financial administration; authorizing expenditures by various officers, departments, boards, agencies, commissions and institutions of the state government for the fiscal years commencing July 1, 1993, and ending June 30, 1994, and beginning July 1, 1994, and ending June 30, 1995; authorizing the assessment of certain boards for certain costs of the budget division of the department of administration; authorizing the collection of certain amounts from the counties for the use of the services of the public defender; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 568—Committee on Finance. Approved June 30, 1993

1134

353

AN ACT relating to local financial administration; authorizing counties to impose property taxes, upon approval of the voters, for accumulation in a fund for capital projects to be used to finance public works; eliminating the authority of a county to maintain a surplus building and maintenance reserve fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 282—Committee on Taxation. Approved July 1, 1993

1149

354

AN ACT relating to hazardous materials; establishing certain standards for the operation and display of radar guns and similar devices; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 108—Senator Neal. Approved July 1, 1993

1152

355

AN ACT relating to the Lake Tahoe Basin; establishing a program to mitigate the environmentally detrimental effects of certain uses of land in the Lake Tahoe Basin; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 139—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved July 1, 1993

1152

356

AN ACT relating to water; directing the state engineer to establish a program that allows certain public water systems to provide water to new customers under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 230—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved July 1, 1993

1154

357

AN ACT relating to public employees; establishing a formula for determining the amount payable by the state toward the cost of insurance for certain retired employees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 19—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 1, 1993

1155

358

AN ACT relating to state financial administration; eliminating the requirement that claims for the payment of salaries of public officers made pursuant to a legislative appropriation or authorization be presented to the state board of examiners; providing that certain money allocated to this state pursuant to a federal program be deemed available for the payment of a claim from the state treasury before the money is deposited in the state treasury; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 49—Senator Smith. Approved July 1, 1993

1157

359

AN ACT relating to registered nurses; permitting a physician to authorize a registered nurse to make a pronouncement of death under certain circumstances; authorizing a registered nurse who has made such a pronouncement to release the dead body to a funeral director pending the completion of the certificate of death under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 184—Senator Rawson. Approved July 1, 1993

1158

360

AN ACT relating to gaming; authorizing the operation of charitable bingo by qualified organizations; providing for its regulation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 196—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 1, 1993

1159

361

AN ACT relating to claims sounding in tort against governments; requiring the reporting of those claims as a public record; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 204—Assemblyman Wendell Williams. Approved July 1, 1993

1163

362

AN ACT relating to gaming; revising the membership of the gaming policy committee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 243—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 1, 1993

1164

363

AN ACT relating to gaming; clarifying provisions regarding the applicability of the casino entertainment tax; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 233—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 1, 1993

1165

364

AN ACT relating to administrative procedure; requiring the state welfare board to provide written notice before adopting, amending or repealing a regulation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 247—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 1, 1993

1166

365

AN ACT relating to irrigation districts; authorizing the levy of property tax to pay the costs of protecting the supply and distribution of the water of an irrigation district; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 305—Assemblymen Dini, Marvel, Carpenter, Hettrick and de Braga. Approved July 1, 1993

1167

366

AN ACT relating to the judiciary; providing that the number of years of judicial service required for a justice of the supreme court or a district judge to qualify for a pension benefit be the same as for a member of the public employees’ retirement system; reducing proportionately the amount of the pension to be received by a justice of the supreme court or a district judge upon initial vesting of his pension; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 328—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 1, 1993

1167

367

AN ACT relating to mobile home parks; prohibiting willful harassment of a tenant of a mobile home park by a landlord; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 334—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 1, 1993

1171

368

AN ACT relating to municipal government; authorizing the creation of pedestrian malls in certain larger cities; providing the powers and duties of governing bodies and other entities upon the creation of a pedestrian mall; providing mechanisms to raise money for the annual cost of operating, managing, maintaining and improving a pedestrian mall; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 411—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 1, 1993

1172

369

AN ACT relating to the business tax; revising the provisions governing the exemption from the tax for certain new businesses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 448—Assemblymen Evans, Price, Spitler, Petrak, Lambert, Regan, Kenny, Arberry, Marvel, Chowning, Garner, Gregory and de Braga. Approved July 1, 1993

1180

370

AN ACT relating to mobile homes; establishing a procedure whereby certain mobile homes may be converted from real to personal property for the purpose of taxation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 482—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 1, 1993

1182

371

AN ACT relating to manufactured housing; making various changes regarding their regulation and inspection; establishing an additional ground for the discipline of persons holding certain licenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 485—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 1, 1993

1185

372

AN ACT relating to drivers’ licenses; authorizing the issuance of a fictitious driver’s license to a federal agent or an investigator employed by the attorney general for an undercover investigation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 500—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 1, 1993

1188

373

AN ACT relating to school districts; making any order for the payment of money belonging to a school district void if it is not presented for payment within a certain time after its issuance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 84—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 1, 1993

1189

374

AN ACT relating to wildlife; authorizing certain game tags issued as compensation for damage caused by deer or antelope to be issued only for damage to private land or improvements thereon; authorizing the issuance of such tags to persons who are lawfully in control of such land; revising the restrictions placed on the use of such tags; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 92—Senators Rhoads, Jacobsen and McGinness. Approved July 1, 1993

1190

375

AN ACT relating to nursing; repealing a provision authorizing the state board of nursing to certify nursing assistants to perform designated acts in medical facilities which provide acute care; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 211—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 1, 1993

1192

376

AN ACT relating to optometry; increasing the fees for the issuance and renewal of a license to practice optometry; increasing the amount of the penalty which may be imposed for the failure to renew a license; increasing the amount of the administrative fine which may be imposed for the violation of laws or regulations governing the practice of optometry; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 248—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 1, 1993

1192

377

AN ACT relating to pesticides; increasing the annual fee for the registration of a pesticide; imposing an additional fee for the registration of a pesticide that is offered for sale before registration; authorizing the executive director of the state department of agriculture to impose administrative fines for certain violations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 303—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved July 1, 1993

1193

378

AN ACT relating to professional land surveyors; clarifying what information must be provided in a record of survey; revising certain provisions relating to the adoption by a governing body of standards for setting final monuments; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 396—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 1, 1993

1195

379

AN ACT relating to local financial administration; requiring each county to establish uniform procedures for the collection of accounts receivable owed to the county and for the removal of uncollectible accounts receivable from the records of the county; expanding the scope of local governmental audits to include a review of the removal of uncollectible accounts receivable; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 416—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 1, 1993

1198

380

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; increasing the maximum length allowed for certain buses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 435—Senator Nevin. Approved July 1, 1993

1200

381

AN ACT relating to fires; allowing controlled fires under certain circumstances; requiring a written plan to be approved before commencing a controlled fire; requiring the state fire marshal to include a discussion of issues relating to controlled fires in educational materials; requiring certain reports to be submitted for presentation to the 68th session of the legislature; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 444—Senator Jacobsen. Approved July 1, 1993

1202

382

AN ACT relating to motorcycles; prohibiting a person from operating a motorcycle or moped equipped with handlebars which extend above the driver’s shoulders; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 456—Senators Adler, Brown, Callister, Coffin, Glomb and Titus. Approved July 1, 1993

1205

383

AN ACT relating to crimes against property; prohibiting a person from selling, offering to sell, or otherwise making available, without the authority of the lawful holder, a code or number that can be used to obtain telephone service; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 508—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 1, 1993

1205

384

AN ACT relating to education; requiring the state board of education to establish a course of study in adult roles and responsibilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 578—Assemblymen Perkins, Kenny, Heller, Petrak, Bonaventura, Hettrick, Tiffany, Schneider, Lambert, Carpenter, Giunchigliani, Marvel, Toomin, Humke, Gregory, Ernaut, Neighbors, Gibbons, Freeman, Chowning, Price, Evans, Bache and Myrna Williams. Approved July 1, 1993

1207

385

AN ACT relating to education; requiring the state board of education to establish a program of instruction in the prevention of suicide; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 584—Committee on Education. Approved July 1, 1993

1208

386

AN ACT relating to sexually transmitted diseases; requiring the testing of a person arrested or a minor detained for committing certain sexual offenses for exposure to certain sexually transmitted diseases; repealing the statutory requirement for the examination and treatment of arrested persons for exposure to certain sexually transmitted diseases; providing for the examination, counseling and treatment of certain victims of sexual assault; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 60—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 1, 1993

1208

387

AN ACT relating to claims against the state; requiring a prisoner or former prisoner to exhaust his administrative remedies before proceeding with an action against the state to recover compensation for the loss of his personal property; revising the procedures by which a prisoner or former prisoner may file an administrative claim against the department of prisons to recover such compensation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 667—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 1, 1993

1210

388

AN ACT relating to state employees; requiring, upon request, the granting of a leave of absence without pay to care for newborn or newly adopted children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 8—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 2, 1993

1211

389

AN ACT relating to alternative methods of resolving disputes; authorizing a board of county commissioners to authorize a neighborhood justice center to charge a fee for certain services; extending the program in certain counties that requires the mediation of cases involving custody or visitation of a child; extending the program that requires the establishment of neighborhood justice centers in larger counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 66—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 2, 1993

1212

390

AN ACT relating to health care; revising provisions regarding the regulation of certain medical facilities and facilities for the dependent; revising certain provisions regarding persons authorized to possess and administer controlled substances and dangerous drugs; revising certain provisions regarding the state board of nursing; making various other changes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 211—Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved July 2, 1993

1213

391

AN ACT relating to the practice of pharmacy; repealing the provisions requiring a permit or license to sell certain hypodermic devices or prophylactic products; repealing certain standards and requirements for prophylactic products; repealing the requirement to record sales of hypodermic devices sold without a prescription; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 262—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 2, 1993

1219

392

AN ACT relating to securities; providing for various changes in regulation; extending the limitation for civil actions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 349—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 2, 1993

1225

393

AN ACT relating to public information; substituting civil enforcement of access to public books and records for a criminal penalty for denial of access; conferring immunity upon public officers and employees for certain actions in good faith; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 365—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 2, 1993

1230

394

AN ACT relating to taxation; establishing the principles to be applied in administering taxes and fees imposed by the state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 423—Assemblymen Giunchigliani, Price, Bache, Kenny, Myrna Williams, Porter, Arberry, Spitler, Garner, Sader, Anderson, Tiffany, Lambert, Smith, Collins, de Braga, Regan, Perkins, Heller, Chowning, Neighbors, Toomin, McGaughey, Evans, Gregory, Marvel, Haller, Schneider, Bennett, Wendell Williams, Augustine, Ernaut, Carpenter, Petrak, Hettrick, Segerblom, Bonaventura, Humke, Freeman and Dini. Approved July 2, 1993

1232

395

AN ACT relating to the abuse of alcohol and drugs; expanding the provision allowing a court to suspend proceedings for certain offenses relating to the possession of controlled substances upon participation in an educational or rehabilitational program to include certain offenses relating to unlawful use of controlled substances and to drugs which may not be introduced into interstate commerce; authorizing courts to establish programs for treatment of the abuse of alcohol or controlled substances; providing standards for programs for the treatment of the abuse of alcohol or controlled substances; expanding the circumstances under which an alcoholic or a drug addict convicted of a crime is eligible to elect treatment for the abuse of alcohol or drugs before sentencing; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 463—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 2, 1993

1233

396

AN ACT relating to state obligations; expanding the class of publicly owned water systems which is eligible to receive a grant for capital improvements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 535—Assemblymen Carpenter, Dini, Neighbors, de Braga, Marvel, Gibbons, Ernaut, Segerblom, Collins, Smith and Hettrick. Approved July 2, 1993

1236

397

AN ACT relating to regional transportation commissions; revising the authority of a regional transportation commission to adopt regulations for the operation of systems or services financed by the commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 550—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 2, 1993

1237

398

AN ACT relating to vehicle licensing; allowing a different designation of license plates for Pearl Harbor survivors; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 565—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 2, 1993

1238

399

AN ACT relating to education; requiring the board of regents to establish a program of student teaching and practicum which allows students to participate at schools in the counties in this state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 589—Assemblymen de Braga, Segerblom, Neighbors, Bonaventura, Ernaut, Hettrick, Toomin, Chowning, Anderson, Smith, Wendell Williams, Giunchigliani, Lambert, Humke, Tiffany, Petrak, Carpenter, Freeman, Gibbons, Porter, Bennett and Haller. Approved July 2, 1993

1239

400

AN ACT relating to mentally ill persons; clarifying provisions regarding the reduction of fees for the treatment of indigent clients in state facilities; revising the provisions governing the parties responsible for the payment of the costs of treating a person admitted to a state facility pursuant to a court order; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 602—Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved July 2, 1993

1239

401

AN ACT relating to commercial drivers’ licenses; revising the provisions governing the fees for commercial drivers’ licenses to allocate properly the money for defraying the expense of production of the licenses; establishing fees for the renewal of a commercial driver’s license; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 609—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 2, 1993

1242

402

AN ACT relating to commercial transactions; adopting the recent revisions of the Uniform Commercial Code concerning commercial paper, bank deposits and collections; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 617—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 2, 1993

1243

403

AN ACT relating to the state emergency response commission; requiring certain money received by the state to be deposited in the contingency account for hazardous materials; authorizing the commission to adopt regulations which regulate the division of emergency management of the department of the military; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 623—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 2, 1993

1317

404

AN ACT relating to education; requiring the superintendent of public instruction to establish pilot programs to develop internships which prepare and train pupils to serve as apprentices and allow those pupils to earn academic credit; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 643—Assemblymen Giunchigliani, Price, Evans, Kenny, Ernaut, Schneider, Neighbors, Heller, Collins, de Braga, Smith, Petrak, Segerblom, Haller, Humke, Bache, Anderson, Chowning, McGaughey, Lambert, Regan, Gregory, Hettrick, Tiffany, Spitler, Porter, Arberry, Marvel, Wendell Williams, Freeman, Garner, Perkins, Bennett, Carpenter, Myrna Williams, Toomin, Augustine and Dini. Approved July 2, 1993

1319

405

AN ACT relating to parking; expanding the authority of counties to establish parking facilities and spaces; authorizing a regional transportation commission to establish parking facilities and spaces; authorizing a board of county commissioners or regional transportation commission to enter into agreements to provide exclusive parking in designated parking spaces in such facilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 644—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 2, 1993

1320

406

AN ACT relating to motorcycles; revising the provisions governing the program for the education of motorcycle riders to exclude trimobiles; allowing a member of the Armed Forces stationed in Nevada to be an instructor of a program for the education of motorcycle riders; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 648—Assemblyman Bache. Approved July 2, 1993

1321

407

AN ACT relating to juvenile services; authorizing the board of county commissioners of certain counties to establish a department of family, youth and juvenile services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 654—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 2, 1993

1322

408

AN ACT relating to mining; requiring an operator of a mining operation to obtain a permit from the department of wildlife before developing or maintaining an artificial body of water which contains chemicals directly associated with the processing of ore; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 659—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 2, 1993

1326

409

AN ACT relating to safety; requiring that a lifeguard at a public swimming facility have completed certain training; authorizing the employer of a lifeguard at such a facility to test the lifeguard for competency during his employment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 686—Assemblymen Hettrick, Gibbons, Evans, Marvel, Porter, Bennett, Wendell Williams, Augustine, Bonaventura, Petrak, Heller, Perkins, Regan, Arberry, Freeman, Schneider, Ernaut, McGaughey, Bache, Lambert, Smith, Anderson, Garner, Sader, Spitler, Price, de Braga, Segerblom, Neighbors, Carpenter, Gregory, Kenny, Chowning, Scherer, Humke, Toomin, Myrna Williams, Giunchigliani and Dini. Approved July 2, 1993

1327

410

AN ACT relating to the redevelopment of urban areas; including the provision of affordable housing as a purpose of a redevelopment area; requiring certain urban renewal agencies to set aside a certain amount of revenue they receive for low-income housing; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 708—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 2, 1993

1328

411

AN ACT relating to juries; permitting a county to establish and maintain a program which allows the donation of certain fees of jurors to specified agencies which provide protective services for children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 718—Assemblymen Evans, Myrna Williams, Chowning, Dini, Humke, Smith, Lambert, Bache, Tiffany, Anderson, Scherer, McGaughey, Freeman, Garner, Sader and de Braga. Approved July 2, 1993

1330

412

AN ACT relating to contractors; allowing certain employees of the state contractors’ board to issue citations to a person acting as a contractor without a license; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 721—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 2, 1993

1330

413

AN ACT relating to amusement parks; establishing requirements for safety for operators of such parks and passengers on rides in such parks; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 744—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 2, 1993

1331

414

AN ACT relating to school personnel; specifying the relationship between certain statutory and regulatory provisions regarding absences of school personnel and the provisions of a collective bargaining agreement with a school district; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 761—Committee on Education. Approved July 2, 1993

1334

415

AN ACT relating to peace officers; requiring certain peace officers to complete a program of training established by the peace officers’ standards and training committee for the detection and investigation of and response to cases of sexual abuse or sexual exploitation of children; requiring certification of a peace officer assigned to investigate those cases regularly; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 429—Senator Glomb. Approved July 2, 1993

1335

416

AN ACT relating to hearing aid specialists; authorizing the issuance of a temporary license to practice as a hearing aid specialist; authorizing a licensee to request that his license be granted inactive status; revising provisions regarding fees which may be charged by the board; revising the membership of the board of hearing aid specialists; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 300—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 6, 1993

1337

417

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; authorizing the department of motor vehicles and public safety to design and issue collegiate license plates; creating the collegiate license plate account for academic and athletic scholarships for students of the University of Nevada, Reno, and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 452—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 9, 1993

1344

418

AN ACT relating to cultural affairs; providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide revenue for grants for the preservation and protection of certain historical buildings; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 170—Assemblymen Marvel, Dini, Price, Gregory, Arberry, Porter, Heller, Humke, Wendell Williams, Neighbors, Carpenter, Ernaut, Garner, Spitler, de Braga, Collins, Regan, Segerblom, Hettrick, Petrak, Bonaventura, Perkins, Schneider, Augustine, Bennett, Tiffany, Giunchigliani, Freeman, McGaughey, Bache, Anderson, Haller, Toomin, Gibbons, Kenny, Myrna Williams, Sader and Smith. Approved July 9, 1993

1347

419

AN ACT relating to governmental finance; requiring a specified additional source of revenue for local governments when a new or increased program or service is required; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 381—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 9, 1993

1349

420

AN ACT relating to governmental finance; adjusting the fees charged by local governmental officers for services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 592—Committee on Taxation. Approved July 9, 1993

1350

421

AN ACT relating to wildlife; providing a legislative declaration concerning hunting; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 740—Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved July 9, 1993

1359

422

AN ACT relating to taxes; changing the date for convening a meeting of the governing boards of local governments for the purpose of establishing a combined tax rate that conforms to the statutory limit; changing the date for filing a statement of the estimated gross yield and net proceeds of mines; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 570—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1359

423

AN ACT relating to public education; making appropriations and authorizing expenditures to allow for the reduction of the ratio of pupils to teachers in certain grades and to provide scholarships for students pursuing degrees in teaching; requiring the department of education to make certain reports; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 567—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1362

424

AN ACT relating to public schools; amending the provisions of Senate Bill No. 67 of this session to require the board of trustees of each school district to administer examinations for achievement and proficiency to certain pupils during the 1993-1994 school year; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 553—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1365

425

AN ACT relating to the department of transportation; revising the statutory provision requiring the board of directors of the department of transportation to approve certain purchases of equipment by the department; prohibiting the board from delegating to the director of the department its authority to approve the purchases; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 551—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1366

426

AN ACT relating to taxation; providing exemptions from increases in certain taxes for labor and materials used for construction contracts that were executed before the increases became effective; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 550—Committee on Taxation. Approved July 9, 1993

1367

427

AN ACT relating to financial planners; defining the occupation; providing duties and liabilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 545—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 9, 1993

1372

428

AN ACT relating to children; creating the office of advocate for missing or exploited children; defining the duties of the advocate; making various changes concerning the clearinghouse for information concerning missing or exploited children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 471—Senators Glomb, Adler, Brown, Callister, Coffin, Hickey, Jacobsen, James, Neal, Nevin, Raggio, Shaffer, Smith and Titus. Approved July 9, 1993

1373

429

AN ACT relating to highways; requiring the director of the department of transportation to adopt regulations which prescribe the requirements for the designation of highways as scenic routes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 427—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 9, 1993

1377

430

AN ACT relating to civil actions; providing a procedure for service of process at a residence where access is available only through a gate; increasing the monetary limit of the jurisdiction of justices’ courts; increasing the monetary limit on the size of claims for money that may be adjudicated in justices’ courts under the procedure for small claims; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 413—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 9, 1993

1378

431

AN ACT relating to children’s homes; allowing the use of certain benefits paid to a child to pay a portion of the cost of care and support of children in Nevada children’s homes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 411—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 9, 1993

1381

432

AN ACT relating to public works; requiring that certain members of a joint venture meet the requirements for the preference given to certain contractors for the preference to apply; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 376—Senator Nevin. Approved July 9, 1993

1382

433

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; requiring a long-term lessor to complete certain statements and reports upon the lease of a new, used or rebuilt motor vehicle; revising the provisions concerning the issuance of special license plates for handicapped persons; exempting certain registered owners of motor vehicles who did not return forms for the verification of insurance within the required time from the requirement of filing proof of insurance for the reinstatement of their registration; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 371—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 9, 1993

1385

434

AN ACT relating to the insurance guaranty association; setting a limit for the coverage of unearned premiums; making various other changes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 237—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1396

435

AN ACT relating to county roads; granting governmental immunity with respect to minor county roads; revising the requirements for designating and indexing minor county roads; removing the duty of a county to map minor county roads; authorizing a user of a minor county road to file a map of the road; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 236—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved July 9, 1993

1399

436

AN ACT relating to roads; providing a definition of “accessory road”; clarifying the rights of certain users of accessory roads; granting governmental immunity with respect to such roads; authorizing the temporary closure of an accessory road because of fire danger; requiring a public hearing before a board of county commissioners may permanently close such a road; providing for vindication of the rights of users of accessory roads by the attorney general under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 235—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved July 9, 1993

1402

437

AN ACT relating to certified shorthand reporters; changing references to “shorthand reporters” to “court reporters”; increasing certain fees required for certification; revising the qualifications for certification; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 213—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 9, 1993

1404

438

AN ACT relating to certified shorthand reporters; requiring shorthand reporters to complete the required continuing education as a condition of the renewal of his certification; directing the certified shorthand reporters’ board of Nevada to establish regulations requiring continuing education; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 198—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 9, 1993

1413

439

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; increasing the maximum weight allowed on certain public highways for certain vehicles that are used to provide public mass transportation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 106—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 9, 1993

1414

440

AN ACT relating to the University of Nevada System; extending the provision allowing interlocal agreements between the university police and other law enforcement agencies to all counties in this state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 16—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 9, 1993

1416

441

AN ACT relating to state financial administration; temporarily repealing the provision establishing the permanent net proceeds fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 763—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 9, 1993

1417

442

AN ACT relating to public finances; requiring the inclusion of certain information in a notice of an election for the issuance of bonds; establishing the maximum rate of the ad valorem tax levied for the support of the jail for Washoe County and the cities of Reno and Sparks; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 395—Committee on Taxation. Approved July 9, 1993

1418

443

AN ACT relating to the management of solid waste; revising the provisions of Senate Bill No. 97 of this session to provide additional funding and authority for the collection of the fee on tires and to clarify provisions concerning the recovery of civil penalties and damages for violations of the law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 386—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 9, 1993

1420

444

AN ACT relating to taxation; authorizing a board of county commissioners to increase the rate of the taxes imposed for public mass transportation and construction of public roads; clarifying that any ordinance enacted changing the rate of a tax imposed for public mass transportation and construction of public roads or to promote tourism must be submitted to the registered voters of the county for their approval; limiting the election for voting on a question to impose or increase such a tax to a general election; requiring a temporary exemption from any additional tax for the gross receipts from the sale of property used in certain construction contracts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 103—Committee on Taxation. Approved July 9, 1993

1423

445

AN ACT relating to custody of children; specifying the right to custody of a child of parents who are married to each other and of a child born out of wedlock; revising the statutory provisions that govern the unlawful detention, concealment or removal of children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 470—Senators Glomb, Brown, Callister, Coffin, Hickey Jacobsen, Neal, Nevin, Raggio, Shaffer, Smith and Titus. Approved July 9, 1993

1425

446

AN ACT relating to public roads; revising provisions relating to roads made public by prescriptive use; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 176—Assemblymen Anderson, Toomin, Freeman, Hettrick, Segerblom, Spitler, Evans, Gibbons, Petrak, Myrna Williams, Schneider, Regan, Arberry, Perkins, Bache, McGaughey, Gregory, Kenny, Chowning, Bennett, Wendell Williams, Haller, Giunchigliani, Bonaventura, Humke, Dini, Lambert, Price, Collins and Porter. Approved July 9, 1993

1427

447

AN ACT relating to public schools; apportioning the state distributive school account in the state general fund for the biennium 1993-95; making an appropriation; authorizing certain expenditures; requiring a separate accounting of money used for handicapped pupils; prohibiting quarterly apportionment by the superintendent of public instruction in certain circumstances; requiring various information concerning the employees to be included in certain reports submitted by a school district; changing the date by which a school district’s final budget must be filed; limiting and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 569—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1430

448

AN ACT relating to public works; delaying the effective and expiration dates of Assembly Bill No. 407 of this session; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 562—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1437

449

AN ACT relating to limitation of actions; making retroactive the periods of limitation on actions for damages caused by deficiencies in construction of improvements to real property; providing a period within which to file such actions before the retroactive limitation takes effect; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 554—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 9, 1993

1439

450

AN ACT relating to the trust fund for child welfare; revising the manner in which interest must be paid to the individual accounts in the trust fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 526—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 9, 1993

1440

451

AN ACT relating to recycling; defining the term “recycling center” for the purposes of certain provisions governing recycling; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 490—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved July 9, 1993

1441

452

AN ACT relating to wineries; permitting local wineries to sell their own wines off the premises of the winery under certain circumstances and to serve other alcoholic beverages on the premises; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 458—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 9, 1993

1442

453

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; providing for the imposition of a suspended fine under certain circumstances for certain violations concerning the operation of a motor vehicle without insurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 190—Senator Adler. Approved July 9, 1993

1443

454

AN ACT relating to gaming; increasing a certain fee collected from restricted gaming licensees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 786—Committee on Taxation. Approved July 9, 1993

1444

455

AN ACT relating to vehicles; revising the provisions governing the entry or exit of a vehicle on a controlled-access highway; requiring drivers to yield to emergency vehicles and official vehicles which are making use of flashing lights; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 430—Senator O’Donnell. Approved July 9, 1993

1445

456

AN ACT relating to insurance; revising the provisions governing the payment of the tax on insurance premiums; requiring the payment of interest on late payments; providing an administrative fine and penalty for underpayment of the tax; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 778—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 9, 1993

1446

457

AN ACT relating to unarmed combat; removing the executive director of the Nevada athletic commission from the unclassified service of the state and authorizing him to pursue certain other businesses and occupations; increasing the amount of the bond required for the issuance of a license; increasing the amount of insurance coverage required for a contestant in an exhibition or contest; reducing the maximum number of rounds allowed for a boxing contest, sparring match or exhibition; eliminating the authority to issue certain licenses without the payment of a fee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 661—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 9, 1993

1449

458

AN ACT relating to local government; authorizing and specifying the manner of consolidating governmental services provided by counties and cities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 641—Assemblymen Giunchigliani, Kenny, Segerblom, Schneider, Toomin, Chowning, Gregory, Bennett, Augustine, Bache, Wendell Williams, Bonaventura, Porter, Petrak, Regan, Smith, Garner, Spitler, Collins, Price, de Braga, Heller, Hettrick, Myrna Williams, Carpenter, Neighbors, McGaughey, Evans, Anderson, Haller, Ernaut, Humke, Marvel, Freeman, Perkins and Dini. Approved July 9, 1993

1453

459

AN ACT relating to state lands; establishing fees for certain applications and permits; changing the fee for and use of the proceeds from copying certain records; clarifying the authority of the state land registrar to authorize the use of state land; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 430—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 9, 1993

1455

460

AN ACT relating to marriage; expanding the circumstances under which a licensed or ordained minister whose congregation is in another state may be authorized to perform a limited number of marriages in this state; authorizing under certain circumstances a municipal judge to perform a limited number of marriages in this state and a justice of the peace to perform a limited number of marriages in a commissioner township; prohibiting a justice of the peace or a municipal judge from accepting any fee or anything of value for performing such marriages; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 361—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 9, 1993

1461

461

AN ACT relating to banking; revising the restriction on the appointment of certain corporations organized in other states to act as fiduciaries in this state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 333—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 9, 1993

1465

462

AN ACT relating to the City of Reno; requiring that candidates for councilmen who represent a specific ward be voted upon only by the registered voters of that ward at the primary election; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 320—Assemblyman Haller. Approved July 9, 1993

1467

463

AN ACT relating to mobile home parks; prohibiting, under certain circumstances, the disclosure of information obtained pursuant to an investigation of a complaint alleging a violation of the provisions governing mobile home parks; prohibiting a city or county from requiring a mobile home lot that is individually owned to be larger than a mobile home lot that is leased to a tenant; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 161—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 9, 1993

1469

464

AN ACT relating to the coordination of governmental functions; directing state and local agencies which collect fees, taxes or information to coordinate their collection; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 153—Assemblymen Giunchigliani, Price, Gibbons, Myrna Williams, Toomin, Scherer, Chowning, Segerblom, Bache, Bennett, Anderson, Haller, Evans, Kenny, Hettrick, Gregory, Neighbors, Carpenter, Arberry, Heller, Augustine, Regan, Collins, McGaughey, Spitler, Tiffany, Humke, Schneider, Sader, Smith, Petrak, de Braga, Freeman, Lambert, Garner, Marvel, Perkins, Porter, Wendell Williams and Dini. Approved July 9, 1993

1470

465

AN ACT relating to public improvements; authorizing counties and cities to finance projects on behalf of corporations for public benefit and projects for affordable housing through the issuance of certain revenue bonds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 152—Assemblymen Giunchigliani, Price, Gibbons, Myrna Williams, Toomin, Chowning, Bennett, Bache, Segerblom, Anderson, Haller, Evans, Kenny, Gregory, Ernaut, Neighbors, Carpenter, Arberry, Regan, Spitler, Scherer, Schneider, Sader, Smith, Petrak, de Braga, Freeman, Lambert, Garner, Marvel, Perkins, Porter, Wendell Williams, Tiffany and Dini. Approved July 9, 1993

1472

466

AN ACT relating to state government; providing for the reorganization of the executive department of state government; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 782—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 9, 1993

1479

467

AN ACT relating to state employees; establishing the maximum allowed salaries for employees in the unclassified service of the state; establishing the maximum allowed salaries for certain other employees in the classified service of the state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 571—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1929

468

AN ACT relating to health insurance; authorizing public agencies and nonprofit medical facilities to enter into cooperative agreements to provide health insurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 564—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1938

469

AN ACT relating to firewood; specifically authorizing its sale by weight; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 541—Senator Rhoads. Approved July 9, 1993

1939

470

AN ACT relating to the department of transportation; revising the provisions governing the state highway revolving account to delete obsolete provisions; creating a state highway clearing account to accommodate current payroll requirements; increasing the monetary threshold for allowing informal bids for certain contracts relating to the construction of highways; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 517—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1940

471

AN ACT relating to programs of regimental discipline; extending the time certain offenders are placed under the supervision of the director of the department of prisons for participation in a program of regimental discipline; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 515—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 9, 1993

1942

472

AN ACT relating to the human immunodeficiency virus; making it unlawful to engage in certain conduct through which the virus may be transmitted after testing positive for the disease; providing an affirmative defense to such unlawful conduct; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 514—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 9, 1993

1943

473

AN ACT relating to water; providing an alternative method of showing a subsisting right to water livestock; requiring the state engineer to recognize all such rights; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 512—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved July 9, 1993

1944

474

AN ACT making an appropriation to the Nevada racing commission for the payment of certain operating expenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 507—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1945

475

AN ACT relating to taxation; revising the provisions governing the distribution of the proceeds of the supplemental city-county relief tax; authorizing the waiver of certain statutory provisions concerning the tax; allowing certain counties to impose certain taxes for the fiscal years 1993-1994 and 1994-1995; requiring the reduction of the tax rate in Washoe County in certain fiscal years; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 506—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1945

476

AN ACT relating to trade regulations and practices; making various changes relating to what constitutes a deceptive trade practice and the enforcement and remedies available for violations of such provisions; authorizing the consumer affairs division of the department of commerce to bring an action for interpleader and to conduct a hearing to determine the distribution of the proceeds of a bond or other security; providing for the regulation of dance studios and health clubs and eliminating provisions providing for the regulation of athletic clubs and membership clubs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 499—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 9, 1993

1956

477

AN ACT relating to state welfare; revising the tax on hospitals; requiring certain counties to enter into agreements with the department of human resources for the provision of health care to indigent persons treated in certain counties; authorizing other counties and hospital districts to enter into certain agreements with the department; repealing the tax on providers of medical care; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 494—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1966

478

AN ACT relating to trade practices; providing an additional civil penalty for deceptive trade practices which are directed toward an elderly or disabled person; providing an additional civil penalty for an unlawful solicitation by telephone which is directed toward an elderly or disabled person; creating a cause of action for an elderly or a disabled person who is a victim of such a practice or solicitation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 484—Senators Titus, Raggio, Brown, Adler, Callister, Coffin, Glomb, Hickey, Jacobsen, James, McGinness, Neal, Nevin, O’Connell, O’Donnell, Rawson, Shaffer, Smith and Townsend. Approved July 9, 1993

1978

479

AN ACT relating to courts; authorizing a juvenile court to transfer a case involving a minor traffic offense to a justice’s or municipal court if the transfer is in the best interest of the child; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 479—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 9, 1993

1981

480

AN ACT relating to group insurance; prohibiting an insurer from canceling, failing to renew or renewing with altered terms a group life insurance policy unless written notice is given to the insured; changing the amount which may be paid as an extended disability benefit under a group health policy upon the death of the insured; requiring an employer to notify the insurer and his employees of his intent to change insurers or to terminate, reduce or modify substantially any benefit under a policy of group insurance under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 467—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 9, 1993

1982

481

AN ACT relating to municipal obligations; authorizing the sale of a call for purchase feature of municipal bonds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 460—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 9, 1993

1983

482

AN ACT relating to motor carriers; clarifying the procedure to be used to appeal certain assessments imposed by the department of motor vehicles and public safety; revising the method used to calculate the amount of the bond a special fuel dealer must provide; clarifying the provision concerning temporary licenses for certain motor carriers; establishing a minimum credit which must accrue before the department may issue a refund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 454—Senator Nevin. Approved July 9, 1993

1984

483

AN ACT relating to pharmacy; revising the definition of “institutional pharmacy” for the purposes of regulation by the state board of pharmacy; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 368—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 9, 1993

1989

484

AN ACT relating to the office of the governor; establishing the office of science, engineering and technology within the office of the governor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 361—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1990

485

AN ACT relating to taxes on retail sales; increasing the compensation to the state for collecting certain sales taxes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 334—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

1992

486

AN ACT relating to gaming; authorizing a limited-liability company to hold a license to engage in gaming; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 268—Senators Raggio, James, Rhoads, Shaffer, Lowden, Townsend, O’Donnell, McGinness, Coffin and Nevin. Approved July 9, 1993

1993

487

AN ACT relating to the state personnel system; providing that a contract for an independent contractor to represent the state in court must require the independent contractor to identify in all pleadings the specific agency which he is representing; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 256—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved July 9, 1993

2013

488

AN ACT relating to watercraft; requiring insurers and persons who repair vessels to notify insureds of the requirement that a notice be filed with the department of wildlife concerning certain accidents involving vessels; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 229—Committee on Natural Resources. Approved July 9, 1993

2015

489

AN ACT relating to criminal offenders; requiring a report of a presentence investigation to include the evaluation of the defendant conducted to determine if he is an abuser of alcohol or drugs and eligible for a program of treatment; authorizing certain psychologists to conduct such evaluations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 10—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 9, 1993

2016

490

AN ACT relating to community antenna television companies; revising the provisions governing the telecommunication services offered by community antenna television companies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 773—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 9, 1993

2017

491

AN ACT relating to real estate transactions; providing for the registration of an intermediary of an exchange of real property which is tax free pursuant to the Internal Revenue Code; prohibiting a person from acting as such an intermediary unless he and the exchange meet certain qualifications of the Internal Revenue Service; prohibiting an intermediary from handling a client’s money in a manner which is detrimental to the interests of the client; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 750—Assemblymen Hettrick, Schneider, Augustine, Neighbors, Petrak, Regan, de Braga, Chowning, Humke, Scherer, Anderson, McGaughey, Freeman, Garner, Marvel, Gregory, Gibbons, Kenny, Wendell Williams, Arberry, Bonaventura, Perkins, Segerblom, Heller, Bennett, Evans, Lambert, Tiffany, Ernaut, Spitler, Bache, Smith, Myrna Williams, Porter, Toomin, Sader, Carpenter, Giunchigliani, Collins, Dini and Price. Approved July 9, 1993

2019

492

AN ACT relating to court reporters; providing for an additional fee to be paid to court reporters for reporting and transcribing a proceeding in district court, in justice’s court, before a grand jury or before a magistrate if the transcript is ordered to be delivered on or before the start of the next day the court is scheduled to conduct business; specifying that such fees must be paid out of the county treasury; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 742—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 9, 1993

2022

493

AN ACT relating to juveniles; making various changes regarding the placement of delinquent children and children in need of supervision; requiring the preparation of a plan for the establishment and implementation of a uniform system for the reporting, collection and maintenance of information regarding juvenile justice in this state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 689—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 9, 1993

2025

494

AN ACT relating to statutory liens; providing for liens on trailers and recreational vehicles under certain circumstances; revising the procedure for a landlord to obtain certain information regarding security interests in a mobile home or manufactured home before enforcing certain liens thereon; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 647—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 9, 1993

2037

495

AN ACT relating to installment loans; requiring the licensure of lenders located in this state which solicit and make installment loans to persons located outside of this state; expanding the permissible forms of insurance a licensee may provide, obtain or take as security for a loan; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 629—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 9, 1993

2045

496

AN ACT relating to state interests in land; relinquishing state claims to certain portions of the beds and banks of the Truckee River within the Pyramid Lake Indian Reservation and to certain land under and surrounding Pyramid Lake; limiting the amount of fees which may be charged by the state engineer for certain applications regarding the Truckee River under a certain circumstance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 618—Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved July 9, 1993

2046

497

AN ACT relating to gaming; revising the restriction on the issuance of a nonrestricted gaming licenses to resort hotels located in certain counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 614—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 9, 1993

2048

498

AN ACT relating to gaming; revising the definition of “off-track pari-mutuel system” to include such systems used with regard to an intrastate pari-mutuel pool; revising the definition of “off-track pari-mutuel wagering” to include certain systems of wagering for the acceptance of wagers on certain sporting events in this state; revising the statute governing limitations on the division of commissions deducted from off-track pari-mutuel wagering; authorizing the Nevada gaming commission to adopt certain regulations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 611—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 9, 1993

2049

499

AN ACT relating to parentage; authorizing contracts for assisted conception; requiring that such contracts specify the parentage of the child; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 583—Assemblyman Freeman (by request). Approved July 9, 1993

2050

500

AN ACT relating to children; providing for the formation of multidisciplinary teams to review and investigate the deaths of children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 556—Assemblyman Scherer. Approved July 9, 1993

2051

501

AN ACT relating to manufactured housing; prohibiting the rental, leasing or sale of a mobile home which has been declared a nuisance until the nuisance is abated; prohibiting the manufactured housing division of the department of commerce from issuing a certificate of ownership for a mobile home which has been determined to be substandard until the substandard conditions are abated; eliminating the requirement that certain mobile homes bear certificates and labels of compliance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 483—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 9, 1993

2052

502

AN ACT relating to mechanics’ liens; providing a lien on the land and improvements thereon for the services of an engineer, land surveyor or geologist; clarifying a limitation on the priority of liens for work done; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 481—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 9, 1993

2055

503

AN ACT relating to state welfare programs; making various changes regarding the administration of those programs; providing for certain additional programs; repealing certain provisions regarding services to the aged, blind or disabled; making various changes regarding the medical care advisory group; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 432—Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved July 9, 1993

2057

504

AN ACT relating to the business tax; changing the rate of the tax and the date of payment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 394—Committee on Taxation. Approved July 9, 1993

2069

505

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; authorizing the committee on testing for intoxication to adopt certain regulations relating to devices used to determine the percentage of alcohol that is present in a person’s blood or urine; clarifying certain provisions relating to the measurement of alcohol in a person’s breath; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 389—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 9, 1993

2072

506

AN ACT relating to water; increasing the limit on the assessment for water distribution expenses incurred by the state engineer; making various changes to the hearing process for a permit for the appropriation of public waters; increasing certain fees collected by the state engineer; requiring a quarterly report on the performance of the state engineer’s office; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 314—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 9, 1993

2081

507

AN ACT relating to county employees; providing for the donation of sick leave; adding certain deputy district attorneys to the merit personnel system for county employees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 39—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 9, 1993

2087

508

AN ACT relating to state personnel; revising the state personnel system in compliance with federal law; making appropriations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 362—Committee on Finance. Approved July 9, 1993

2089

509

AN ACT relating to trade practices; requiring sellers and salesmen who engage in solicitation by telephone to register rather than secure licensure; revising the exemptions from registration; making various changes relating to the powers and duties of the consumer affairs division of the department of commerce and the attorney general regarding the administration and enforcement of certain provisions; making various changes to fees paid by sellers and salesmen; eliminating the state board of telephone sales communications; creating an account for consumer education in the attorney general’s special fund; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 375—Senators Nevin, Glomb and Callister. Approved July 9, 1993

2095

510

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; requiring a short-term lessor of a passenger car to collect a fee from a short-term lessee; requiring a portion of such fees to be remitted to the department of motor vehicles and public safety; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 323—Committee on Taxation. Approved July 9, 1993

2111

511

AN ACT relating to mental health; making various changes to the statutory provisions regarding clients of and admission to mental health facilities; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 533—Senators Brown, Coffin, Hickey, Neal, O’Connell, Shaffer and Smith. Approved July 12, 1993

2112

512

AN ACT relating to emergency medical services; limiting the liability of volunteer emergency medical dispatchers and volunteer medical directors of entities that employ emergency medical dispatchers in smaller counties under certain circumstances; requiring the state board of health to provide for the training and certification of emergency medical dispatchers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 495—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 12, 1993

2117

513

AN ACT relating to racing; eliminating the Nevada racing commission; transferring the responsibilities for the licensing and regulation of certain events involving horse racing or greyhound racing to the Nevada gaming commission and the Nevada gaming control board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 475—Committee on Taxation. Approved July 12, 1993

2118

514

AN ACT relating to public works projects; making various changes relating to the bidding process; requiring the awarding authority of a public contract to solicit bids for small projects under certain circumstances; revising the provision governing the preference given to local contractors; deleting the prospective provision which requires a contractor to provide proof of payment of a business license tax to qualify for the preference; making various other related changes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 474—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2130

515

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; revising the penalties for failing to stop, give certain information or render aid in the event of certain motor vehicle accidents; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 473—Senator O’Donnell. Approved July 12, 1993

2135

516

AN ACT relating to children; making various changes to statutory provisions relating to the custody and visitation of children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 472—Senators Glomb, Adler, Brown, Callister, Coffin, Hickey, Jacobsen, James, Neal, Nevin, Raggio, Shaffer, Smith and Titus. Approved July 12, 1993

2136

517

AN ACT relating to surveillance; prohibiting under certain circumstances surreptitious electronic surveillance on any property of a public school, on the grounds of a facility owned or leased by this state, or on a campus of the University and Community College System of Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 447—Senators Coffin, Adler, Brown, Callister, Glomb, Jacobsen, James, Lowden, O’Donnell, Rawson and Shaffer. Approved July 12, 1993

2138

518

AN ACT relating to residential facilities for groups; providing for the licensing of administrators of residential facilities for groups; requiring the Nevada state board of examiners for nursing facility administrators to license administrators of residential facilities for groups; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 434—Senators Nevin and Glomb. Approved July 12, 1993

2139

519

AN ACT relating to animals; imposing restrictions and requirements upon the care and sale of certain animals; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 402—Senators Titus, Townsend and Coffin. Approved July 12, 1993

2145

520

AN ACT relating to pharmacy; defining and providing for the regulation of supportive personnel; requiring certain counseling of patients; deleting certain provisions concerning hospital pharmaceutical technicians; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 399—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 12, 1993

2153

521

AN ACT relating to the program for the education of handicapped persons; changing the statutory designation of pupils with disabilities; repealing the prospective expiration of certain amendments to the program; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 265—Committee on Finance. Approved July 12, 1993

2156

522

AN ACT relating to the licensing of motor vehicles; reducing the additional fee charged for a special license plate issued to the holder of a license for an amateur radio station; reducing and allowing a waiver of the annual renewal fee for such a license plate; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 262—Senator Coffin. Approved July 12, 1993

2166

523

AN ACT relating to elections; prohibiting certain methods of compensating a person who registers persons to vote; providing procedures for voting early in counties; requiring the county clerk to register a person at his home if he requires such assistance; requiring a person who engages in the business of receiving and distributing mail for customers to provide the county clerk with the address of the business; prohibiting the alteration or defacing of a signature on certain petitions; prohibiting a person from fraudulently requesting an absent ballot or inducing or coercing another person to make such a request; prohibiting under certain circumstances the return of an absent ballot by another person; prohibiting certain acts concerning the registration of voters; prohibiting a person from forging a signature on a petition or threatening or coercing another person to forge or sign a petition; increasing the penalty for certain violations; making various other changes to the provisions governing elections; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 250—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2167

524

AN ACT relating to school districts; authorizing agreements with certain postsecondary educational institutions to assign students of such institutions to certain training positions in the public schools; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 218—Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 12, 1993

2203

525

AN ACT relating to real property; revising the provisions governing the notice of a hearing for a change in existing zoning or permitted use; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 154—Senators Callister, O’Donnell and Titus. Approved July 12, 1993

2204

526

AN ACT making an appropriation to the legislative fund for computer equipment and software for data processing for the legislative counsel bureau; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 107—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 12, 1993

2207

527

AN ACT relating to county school districts; changing the date by which the superintendent of public instruction must submit a certificate to certain county clerks stating the number and offices of trustees of the county school district to be filled at the next general election; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 66—Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 12, 1993

2207

528

AN ACT relating to state financial administration; requiring the governor to impanel an economic forum to forecast future state revenue to assist in providing a balanced state budget; creating a technical advisory committee to assist the economic forum; requiring the forecast of future state revenue produced by the economic forum to be used in the preparation of all budgets submitted to the legislature; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 23—Senators Raggio, Callister, Coffin, Glomb, Hickey, Jacobsen, James, Lowden, McGinness, Nevin, O’Donnell, Rawson, Rhoads, Smith and Townsend. Approved July 12, 1993

2208

529

AN ACT relating to counties; requiring certain licenses to engage in business to be granted upon the relocation of a business whose former site was acquired by a county; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 536—Senator Shaffer (by request). Approved July 12, 1993

2213

530

AN ACT relating to vehicle registration; transferring the account for verification of insurance from the state general fund to the state highway fund; limiting the balance in the account; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 730—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 12, 1993

2213

531

AN ACT relating to motor carriers; requiring certain motor carriers to designate a person to ensure compliance with various federal laws relating to persons with disabilities; requiring those motor carriers to provide training to their employees concerning the treatment of persons with disabilities; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 726—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 12, 1993

2215

532

AN ACT relating to state financial administration; requiring the department of taxation to impose fees for the assessment, collection and distribution of certain property taxes by the department; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 697—Committee on Taxation. Approved July 12, 1993

2216

533

AN ACT relating to podiatry; revising the designation of podiatric physicians; authorizing the use of certain titles by such physicians; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 691—Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved July 12, 1993

2217

534

AN ACT relating to state land; requiring the department of transportation to convey certain real property to the United States for the use of the Walker River Paiute Tribe; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 653—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2238

535

AN ACT relating to Carson City; revising the membership of the general obligation bond commission; revising the provision concerning special meetings of the board of supervisors; making certain changes concerning investments, contracts and purchasing; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 652—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2239

536

AN ACT relating to ethics in government; coordinating and revising the provisions concerning contracts between a public officer or employee and a public agency; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 603—Committee on Elections and Procedures. Approved July 12, 1993

2241

537

AN ACT making an appropriation to the legislative counsel bureau for the reproduction of older Nevada Reports, Statutes of Nevada and Nevada Constitutional Debates & Proceedings 1864; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 536—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 12, 1993

2245

538

AN ACT relating to the legislature; allowing greater flexibility in taking an extended adjournment during a regular session of the legislature; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 425—Committee on Elections and Procedures. Approved July 12, 1993

2246

539

AN ACT relating to public works projects; allowing certain unsuccessful bidders on a public works contract under certain circumstances to bring a civil action for damages against the contractor who was awarded the contract; revising provisions regarding hearings and penalties for certain violations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 414—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2247

540

AN ACT relating to the legislature; clarifying and expanding the authority of the legislative commission and its subcommittees to issue and enforce subpenas; clarifying the authority of the legislative commission to conduct studies and investigations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 404—Committee on Education. Approved July 12, 1993

2249

541

AN ACT relating to state employment; revising the statutory provisions governing the testing of state employees and applicants for certain positions of state employment for the presence of alcohol and other drugs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 355—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2252

542

AN ACT relating to postsecondary education; requiring a postsecondary educational institution not licensed to operate in this state to be accredited before an agent of the institution may be granted an agent’s permit; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 217—Committee on Education. Approved July 12, 1993

2255

543

AN ACT relating to property tax; requiring county treasurers to publish or post quarterly a notice of the dates those taxes are due and the penalties for delinquency; repealing the requirement that county treasurers take an oath concerning the payment of those taxes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 102—Committee on Taxation. Approved July 12, 1993

2256

544

AN ACT relating to public schools; extending the time within which a board of county commissioners may impose a tax for enhancing the safety and security of the public schools within the county school district; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 100—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 12, 1993

2257

545

AN ACT relating to public accommodations; expanding the limitation on the civil liability of an owner or keeper of any hotel, inn, motel, motor court, boardinghouse or lodginghouse for property left on the premises; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 784—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 12, 1993

2258

546

AN ACT relating to school property; revising the provisions of Assembly Bill No. 543 of this session to require a school district to comply with the requirements of the building code of a city or county; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 790—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2259

547

AN ACT relating to public attorneys; clarifying that an attorney appointed for a limited duration with limited jurisdiction is an employee of the state or a political subdivision of the state for the purposes of a legal action concerning his appointed duties; authorizing such an appointed attorney to engage in the private practice of law under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 789—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 12, 1993

2259

548

AN ACT relating to statutes; making technical corrections to measures previously approved by the 67th session of the legislature; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 785—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 12, 1993

2261

549

AN ACT relating to governmental finances; abolishing the department of insurance’s regulatory account; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 776—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 12, 1993

2267

550

AN ACT relating to regional transportation commissions; clarifying the provisions governing the composition of regional transportation commissions in certain counties; revising the powers of the regional transportation commission concerning the adoption of certain plans and federal money and projects; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 766—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 12, 1993

2268

551

AN ACT relating to trade practices; making various changes to the statutes governing credit service organizations; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 764—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 12, 1993

2272

552

AN ACT relating to economic development; authorizing the commission on economic development to charge fees for certain services it provides; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 762—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 12, 1993

2278

553

AN ACT relating to state securities; authorizing the issuance of state securities for general savings or for savings to defray the costs of college; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 758—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2279

554

AN ACT relating to banks; authorizing the licensure of banks by the commissioner of insurance to sell annuities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 756—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 12, 1993

2279

555

AN ACT relating to public investments; authorizing the state treasurer to invest the money in the state permanent school fund in certain obligations and certificates; authorizing the state to invest its money in certain additional obligations and certificates and in certain money market mutual funds; authorizing a board of county commissioners, the board of trustees of a county school district and the governing body of an incorporated city to invest their money in certain repurchase agreements; advancing the effective date of certain related amendments enacted this session; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 755—Assemblymen Ernaut, Gibbons, Regan, Hettrick, Augustine, Gregory, Schneider, Toomin, Carpenter, McGaughey, Neighbors, Tiffany, Lambert, Heller, Petrak, Segerblom, Humke, Marvel, Price, Evans, Chowning, Dini and Wendell Williams. Approved July 12, 1993

2282

556

AN ACT relating to taxation; authorizing counties to set aside a portion of the tax on net proceeds of minerals to mitigate adverse effects from the opening or closing of extractive operations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 752—Assemblymen Marvel, Carpenter and Neighbors. Approved July 12, 1993

2289

557

AN ACT making an appropriation to the Nevada highway patrol of the department of motor vehicles and public safety for the pilot program for the Alliance for Uniform HazMat Transportation Procedures; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 748—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 12, 1993

2290

558

AN ACT relating to the real estate division of the department of commerce; increasing and imposing certain fees that must be paid to the real estate division; providing for the expiration and renewal of an exemption granted by the real estate division from certain provisions governing the sale of subdivided land; making an appropriation to the real estate division for the development, purchase and operation of a data processing system; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 747—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 12, 1993

2292

559

AN ACT relating to physicians; making various changes relating to licensure to practice of medicine; expanding the grounds for initiating disciplinary action or denying licensure; repealing certain provisions concerning re-examinations, minimum curriculum and hospitals where clinical instruction is given; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 746—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 12, 1993

2298

560

AN ACT relating to fraternal benefit societies; revising the fee charged fraternal benefit societies for certificates of authority to issue benefit contracts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 745—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 12, 1993

2304

561

AN ACT relating to education; making various changes relating to educational foundations; exempting an educational foundation from the tax on transfers of real property; making various changes relating to certain pupils who are ineligible to attend public school; urging school districts to develop certain alternative programs of education; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 741—Committee on Education. Approved July 12, 1993

2305

562

AN ACT relating to taxation; revising the provisions governing the manner of assessing the value of certain beneficial uses and possessory interests in property for the purposes of imposing property taxes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 735—Committee on Taxation. Approved July 12, 1993

2310

563

AN ACT relating to taxes on retail sales; providing for the submission to the voters of the question whether the Sales and Use Tax Act of 1955 should be amended to provide expressly an exemption for the gross receipts from the sale of tangible personal property by specified governmental entities and by certain organizations created for religious, charitable or eleemosynary purposes; contingently providing the same exemption for certain analogous taxes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 731—Committee on Taxation. Approved July 12, 1993

2314

564

AN ACT relating to municipal securities; revising the provisions governing the purchase of municipal securities by the state; authorizing the issuance of state securities to acquire revenue securities issued by municipalities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 727—Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 12, 1993

2316

565

AN ACT relating to used property; requiring pawnbrokers to obtain an additional license to accept vehicles as pledged property; increasing the required period for the retention of property by pawnbrokers and secondhand dealers; increasing the rate of interest which may be charged for money loaned by pawnbrokers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 722—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 12, 1993

2322

566

AN ACT creating the Tricounty Railway Commission of Carson City and Lyon and Storey counties; providing for the appointment, number, terms, reimbursement, powers and duties of the commissioners; specifying the powers of the commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 696—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2326

567

AN ACT relating to counties; authorizing the county fair and recreation boards in larger counties to expend money to improve, operate or maintain certain airports; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 706—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2330

568

AN ACT relating to the local school support tax; revising the provision concerning authorized appraisals of vehicles for the purpose of computing the sales tax for certain motor vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 680—Assemblymen McGaughey, Bache, Smith, Gibbons, Freeman, Ernaut, Gregory, Garner, Bennett, Regan, Carpenter, Segerblom, Lambert, de Braga, Anderson, Marvel, Evans, Chowning, Humke, Toomin, Kenny, Myrna Williams, Schneider, Neighbors, Petrak, Hettrick, Bonaventura, Arberry, Spitler, Price, Wendell Williams, Heller, Perkins, Giunchigliani and Tiffany. Approved July 12, 1993

2332

569

AN ACT relating to real property; defining certain terms relating to title insurance; making various changes relating to the transfer of title to real property; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 669—Assemblymen McGaughey, Tiffany, Hettrick, Bache, Toomin, Kenny, Giunchigliani, Schneider, Ernaut, Carpenter, Haller, Collins, Regan, Marvel, Gregory, Augustine, Petrak, Segerblom, Smith, Evans, Price, Anderson, Chowning, Garner and Lambert. Approved July 12, 1993

2333

570

AN ACT relating to highways; authorizing the department of transportation to establish a system of emergency telephones along the most frequently traveled public highways; requiring that a study be performed regarding the alternative methods of establishing such a system; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 665—Assemblymen Arberry, Augustine, Bennett, Bache, Porter, Sader and Price. Approved July 12, 1993

2338

571

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; making various changes in the regulation of dealers and other enterprises involved with motor vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 645—Committee on Transportation. Approved July 12, 1993

2339

572

AN ACT relating to water; revising procedures concerning applications for water rights; requiring proof of reasonable diligence in pursuing perfection before an extension of time may be granted; clarifying the manner in which money in basin well accounts may be used; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 624—Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved July 12, 1993

2348

573

AN ACT relating to property; making various changes in the Uniform Common-Interest Ownership Act; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 612—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 12, 1993

2353

574

AN ACT relating to peace officers; requiring a law enforcement agency which conducts an investigation of the alleged misconduct of a peace officer to provide the officer with written notice of any interrogation or hearing he is required to attend; allowing a peace officer to explain an answer or refute a negative implication which results from questioning during such an interrogation or hearing; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 593—Assemblymen Perkins, Heller, Petrak, Segerblom, Dini, Giunchigliani, Kenny, Chowning, Bonaventura, Bache, Collins, Gibbons, de Braga, Neighbors, Scherer, Price, Humke, Sader, Arberry, Spitler, Myrna Williams, Garner, Tiffany, Gregory, Bennett, Schneider, Wendel Williams and Anderson. Approved July 12, 1993

2379

575

AN ACT relating to insurance; revising various fees and penalties relating to the regulation of insurance; clarifying and expanding the scope of various statutory provisions; authorizing the commissioner of insurance to adopt certain regulations; imposing various requirements upon insurers and policies of insurance; making various changes relating to unauthorized insurers; making various other changes relating to the regulation of insurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 569—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 12, 1993

2380

576

AN ACT relating to elections; exempting the county clerk from the requirement of publishing notice of a special election for the recall of a public officer; requiring the secretary of state to prepare an informational pamphlet related to petitions to recall; revising the provisions related to submitting a petition to recall; providing immunity from civil liability to a person who signs a notice of intent to file a petition to recall; providing the procedures for issuing a call for a special election to determine whether to recall a public officer; allowing a person to challenge the legal sufficiency of a petition to recall; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 552—Committee on Elections and Procedures. Approved July 12, 1993

2406

577

AN ACT relating to school property; authorizing the board of trustees of a school district to supervise and inspect certain construction work performed for the school district; allowing the state public works board to waive certain requirements concerning the construction, alteration or repair of a school building and delegate the corresponding powers and duties to the school district; exempting a school district from complying with the requirements of the building code of a city or county under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 543—Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2410

578

AN ACT relating to married persons; revising the provisions for division of their income and property if either needs prolonged care; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 520—Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 12, 1993

2412

579

AN ACT relating to securities; authorizing the administrator of the securities division of the office of the secretary of state to register securities exchanges located in this state; requiring the administrator to adopt regulations relating to the registration of those exchanges; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 494—Assemblymen Bonaventura, Perkins, Dini, Segerblom, Hettrick, Petrak, Carpenter, Neighbors, Ernaut, Schneider, Augustine, Regan, Kenny, Humke, Haller, McGaughey, Evans, Gregory, Sader, Garner, Smith, Bache, Anderson, Price and Arberry. Approved July 12, 1993

2414

580

AN ACT relating to collection agencies; authorizing the commissioner of financial institutions to establish separate standards for trust accounts used for collecting debts outside this state; allowing collection agencies located outside this state to conduct certain activities within this state without a license; revising the restriction on the collection of any incidental interest, charge, fee or expense; requiring the commissioner of financial institutions to investigate certain complaints; revising the provisions governing administrative fines for violations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 480—Committee on Commerce. Approved July 12, 1993

2415

581

AN ACT relating to employee leasing companies; requiring an employee leasing company to obtain a certificate of industrial insurance; establishing certain requirements for the operation of such companies; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 474–Assemblymen Collins, Sader, Chowning, Carpenter, Regan, Toomin, Petrak, Anderson, Smith, Garner, Arberry, de Braga, Perkins, Hettrick, Bonaventura, Segerblom, Neighbors, Myrna Williams, Schneider, Giunchigliani, Kenny, Wendell Williams, Bennett, Porter and Dini. Approved July 12, 1993

2419

582

AN ACT relating to the business tax; changing the basis on which the tax is calculated and corrected; requiring facilities which hold trade shows and conventions to pay the tax on behalf of businesses whose only contact with Nevada is such a show or convention; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 456–Assemblymen Scherer, Chowning, Anderson, Tiffany, Lambert, Smith, Bache, Freeman, Price, Regan, Petrak, Hettrick, Bonaventura, Augustine, Ernaut, Collins, Marvel, Gregory, Gibbons, Haller, Humke, de Braga, Segerblom, Schneider, Giunchigliani, Dini and Spitler. Approved July 12, 1993

2421

583

AN ACT relating to hospitals; authorizing a hospital to bill a patient at the contracted rate if that rate is different than the itemized charges; authorizing certain major hospitals to increase the price of items on their charge masters during the ensuing biennium; revising the circumstances under which a major hospital may request approval to increase the prices in its charge master; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 444–Assemblyman Spitler. Approved July 12, 1993

2427

584

AN ACT relating to counties; requiring a county hiring or appointing a permanent resident of the United States to obtain certain documentation; requiring deputies of certain county officers to be at least 18 years of age; making various changes to the provisions governing the appointment and removal of a deputy of a county treasurer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 442–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2431

585

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; prohibiting the use of certain material that reduces the light transmission of a windshield or other front window; authorizing the adoption of exceptions and exemptions; requiring persons who install such material to display conspicuously a notice of the statutory limitations upon the use of such material; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 379–Assemblymen Chowning, Toomin, Humke, Hettrick, Haller, Carpenter, Petrak, Segerblom, Collins, Giunchigliani, Price, Marvel, Dini, Perkins, Heller, Myrna Williams, Tiffany, Evans, Ernaut, de Braga, Gregory, Bonaventura, Augustine, Bache, Anderson, McGaughey, Smith, Freeman, Regan, Neighbors, Bennett, Kenny and Schneider. Approved July 12, 1993

2433

586

AN ACT relating to transportation; directing the legislative commission to conduct an interim study concerning the financing of the construction, maintenance and repair of highways and roads in this state; providing an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 378–Assemblymen Humke, Dini, Hettrick, Marvel, Regan, Tiffany, Gregory, Ernaut, Chowning, Collins, McGaughey, Schneider, Carpenter, Petrak, Toomin, Heller, Augustine, Neighbors, Arberry, Spitler, Lambert, Gibbons, Smith, Porter, Garner, Perkins, Giunchigliani, Haller, Bennett, Segerblom, Wendell Williams, Price, de Braga, Myrna Williams and Bonaventura. Approved July 12, 1993

2435

587

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; authorizing certain providers of health care to form an organization for managed care under a common agreement; requiring the evaluation and regulation of such agreements; authorizing public agencies and nonprofit medical facilities to enter into cooperative agreements concerning industrial insurance; making various changes to the provisions of Senate Bill No. 316 of this session; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 374–Assemblymen Price, Collins, de Braga, Regan, Perkins, Petrak, Bonaventura, Wendall Williams, Arberry, Toomin, Haller, Chowning, Bache, Anderson, Evans, Smith, Freeman, Giunchigliani, Neighbors, Segerblom and Myrna Williams. Approved July 12, 1993

2437

588

AN ACT relating to credit; regulating the reporting of information concerning consumer credit; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 358–Assemblymen Arberry, Spitler, Wendell Williams, Toomin, Sader, Freeman, Bache, Garner, Porter, Gibbons, Kenny, Smith, Perkins, Hettrick, Segerblom, Gregory, Tiffany, Ernaut, Giunchigliani, Collins, Price, Haller, Anderson, Scherer, McGaughey, Lambert, Myrna Williams, Evans, Schneider, Augustine, Bonaventura, Petrak, Bennett and Dini. Approved July, 12 1993

2459

589

AN ACT relating to laboratory analysis; requiring, under certain circumstances, the fee for a chemical analysis that is required to be paid upon the conviction of certain offenses related to the use of an intoxicating liquor or controlled substance to be collected before or at the time any fine is collected; revising the manner in which any remainder may be deposited; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 327–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 12, 1993

2463

590

AN ACT relating to court-appointed counsel; revising the fees paid to certain attorneys appointed to represent criminal defendants; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 321–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 12, 1993

2465

591

AN ACT relating to architecture; making various changes relating to the practice of architecture and the practice of residential design; making various changes relating to the state board of architecture; authorizing the board to charge additional fees; prohibiting a person from engaging in the practice of architecture or residential design without a certificate of registration issued by the board; increasing the penalty for a second or subsequent violation of the laws governing architects; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 311–Committee on Commerce. Approved July 12, 1993

2467

592

AN ACT relating to cigarettes; revising provisions regarding the sale of cigarettes by wholesale dealers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 295–Assemblyman Spitler (by request). Approved July 12, 1993

2473

593

AN ACT relating to victims of crimes; providing that identifying information concerning the victim of a sexual assault is confidential; prohibiting the disclosure of such information; providing exceptions; authorizing a civil action against persons who unlawfully disclose such information; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 244–Assemblymen Giunchigliani, Chowning, Evans, Myrna Williams, Spitler, Arberry, Perkins, Heller, Humke, Dini, Price, Segerblom, Carpenter, Neighbors, Petrak, Anderson, Gibbons, Toomin, Kenny, Haller, Bache, Lambert, Scherer, Smith, Freeman, Garner, Bennett, Regan, Hettrick, Marvel, Gregory, de Braga, Collins, Augustine, Wendell Williams, Ernaut and Schneider. Approved July 12, 1993

2475

594

AN ACT relating to private postsecondary education; revising the fees charged by the commission on postsecondary education; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 219–Committee on Education. Approved July 12, 1993

2478

595

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; prohibiting the department of motor vehicles and public safety from charging a fee for the reinstatement of a driver’s license under certain circumstances; establishing a system for verifying that owners of motor vehicles maintain proof of financial responsibility; eliminating the restriction on the maximum time for which a driver’s license may be suspended; revising various provisions relating to proof of financial responsibility and proof of security; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 157–Committee on Transportation. Approved July 12, 1993

2479

596

AN ACT relating to insurance; requiring certain policies of insurance regarding motor vehicles to include a provision for the reduction of the premium if the vehicle is equipped with certain safety devices; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 148–Assemblymen Petrak, Dini, Carpenter, McGaughey, Smith, Augustine, Gibbons, Chowning, Giunchigliani, Humke, Toomin, Myrna Williams, Freeman, Bennett, Marvel, Neighbors, Bonaventura, Hettrick, Heller, Perkins, Segerblom, Ernaut, de Braga, Kenny, Garner, Price, Bache, Arberry, Collins, Gregory, Evans, Spitler, Porter, Sader, Wendell Williams, Regan, Haller, Anderson and Lambert. Approved July 12, 1993

2495

597

AN ACT relating to public employment; prohibiting a business or industry that is regulated by an agency, division or department of the executive branch of government from employing certain former public officers and employees for a certain period after the public officer or employee leaves his position; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 90–Assemblymen Myrna Williams, Dini, Spitler, Evans, Marvel, Humke, Perkins, Chowning, Giunchigliani, Heller, Tiffany, Price, Hettrick, Ernaut, Garner, Freeman, Anderson, Arberry, Bonaventura, Regan, de Braga, Petrak, Smith, Collins, Wendell Williams, Neighbors, Segerblom, Porter, Bennett and Sader. Approved July 12, 1993

2496

598

AN ACT relating to crimes against the person; prohibiting criminal neglect of patients in medical facilities; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 73–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 12, 1993

2497

599

AN ACT relating to the City of Reno; authorizing an increase in the salary of a municipal judge during his term of office; requiring uniform salaries for all municipal judges; authorizing certain attorneys employed by the city attorney to engage in the private practice of law; requiring that the rules and regulations adopted by the civil service commission relating to eligibility lists for the appointment of persons to the civil service be approved by the city council; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 27–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2499

600

AN ACT relating to public officers and employees; increasing the amounts paid to certain public officers and employees as allowances for transportation expenses, meals and lodging; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 20–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 12, 1993

2503

601

AN ACT relating to swimming pools; defining “public swimming pool” for purposes of laws and regulations governing public swimming pools; providing that certain public swimming pools are deemed to be in compliance with regulations governing public swimming pools; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 780–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 13, 1993

2504

602

AN ACT relating to the financing of public education; authorizing the board of county commissioners of Mineral County to propose a question concerning the increase of certain taxes for the support of a new school or schools to the voters; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 779–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 13, 1993

2506

603

AN ACT relating to public employees; requiring under certain circumstances the same rates and coverage for group insurance for participating public agencies as are established for state employees; authorizing political subdivisions of this state to enter into agreements with their employees to reduce the amount of taxable compensation due to the employees in accordance with a program established pursuant to federal law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 723–Assemblymen Anderson, Dini, Bache, Carpenter, Toomin, Spitler, Gregory, Arberry, Kenny, Neighbors, Marvel, Schneider, Tiffany, Smith, de Braga, McGaughey, Collins, Perkins, Regan, Petrak, Porter, Chowning and Giunchigliani. Approved July 13, 1993

2508

604

AN ACT relating to libraries; requiring that the board of county commissioners of Nye County create certain county library districts in Nye County upon the approval of the voters at the next general election; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 699–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 13, 1993

2511

605

AN ACT relating to unincorporated towns; revising the provisions requiring the performance of appraisals before the sale of real or personal property of any unincorporated town; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 642–Assemblymen Neighbors, Hettrick, Carpenter and Garner. Approved July 13, 1993

2512

606

AN ACT relating to property taxes; limiting the governmental entities to which the Nature Conservancy may transfer property and retain its exemption from taxation; prohibiting the cancellation of liens for deferred taxes on certain property acquired by the Nature Conservancy; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 640–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 13, 1993

2513

607

AN ACT relating to metropolitan police departments; providing that the statutes governing a metropolitan police department do not prohibit participating political subdivisions from establishing certain units of specialized law enforcement; specifying the jurisdiction and authority of certain such units; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 619–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 13, 1993

2514

608

AN ACT relating to prisoners; requiring the board of state prison commissioners to adopt regulations relating to the literacy of offenders in the custody of the department of prisons; making various changes to encourage the education of illiterate offenders; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 596–Assemblymen Regan, Anderson, Sader, de Braga, Giunchigliani, Kenny, Bache, Haller, Chowning, Wendell Williams, Perkins, Freeman, Bonaventura, Price, Myrna Williams, Smith, Evans, Toomin, Petrak, Garner, Collins, Bennett, Schneider, Dini, Porter, Segerblom, Neighbors, Arberry, Spitler, Hettrick, Carpenter, Marvel, Scherer, Gregory, Tiffany, Augustine, Heller, Ernaut, Gibbons, Humke, Lambert and McGaughey. Approved July 13, 1993

2516

609

AN ACT relating to peace officers; consolidating the statutory provisions that confer the powers of a peace officer; removing certain obsolete provisions concerning the qualification of a person for early retirement as a peace officer or fireman; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 575–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 13, 1993

2520

610

AN ACT relating to physical therapy; providing for the regulation of physical therapist’s technicians; allowing physical therapist’s assistants to obtain a temporary license under certain circumstances; making various other changes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 513–Committee on Commerce. Approved July 13, 1993

2543

611

AN ACT relating to consolidated library districts; providing that the members of the board of trustees of a district may be removed for cause; requiring the appointment of an executive director for each district; requiring a public hearing before a proposal is made by a district to issue bonds; requiring the submission of the budget of a district to the board of county commissioners and governing body of the city for review, recommendation and filing; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 468–Assemblymen Wendell Williams, Porter, Arberry, McGaughey, Bache, Freeman, Smith, Toomin, Collins, Chowning, Haller, Scherer, Anderson, Gibbons, Schneider, Petrak, Price and Carpenter. Approved July 13, 1993

2547

612

AN ACT relating to divorce; providing for the disposition upon divorce of property held by the parties in joint tenancy; requiring a court to consider the income of a spouse who is ordered to pay alimony upon receipt of a motion to modify that order; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 435–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 13, 1993

2550

613

AN ACT relating to pupils; prohibiting a pupil from carrying or possessing any electronic device used for paging or communication while on school grounds; providing an exception; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 427–Assemblymen Arberry, Evans, Marvel, Price, Chowning, Heller, Perkins, Myrna Williams, Tiffany, Wendell Williams, Augustine, Bennett, Schneider, Bache, Freeman, Lambert, McGaughey, Collins, de Braga, Bonaventura, Regan, Ernaut, Segerblom, Gibbons, Toomin, Haller, Smith, Gregory, Carpenter, Hettrick, Petrak, Kenny, Neighbors, Dini, Garner, Humke, Scherer and Anderson. Approved July 13, 1993

2552

614

AN ACT relating to local government purchasing; raising the threshold for requiring the advertisement of competitive bids for purchases by a local government in certain counties; raising the threshold for requiring the advertisement of competitive bids for concession agreements for the Airport Authority of Washoe County; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 415–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 13, 1993

2553

615

AN ACT relating to gubernatorial portraits; providing for the acceptance and display of a portrait of Isaac Roop, former Governor of the Provisional Territory of Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 259–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 13, 1993

2555

616

AN ACT relating to health care; requiring homes providing certain health care to not more than two persons to register with the health division of the department of human resources; authorizing the investigation of complaints against those homes; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 193–Committee on Health and Human Services. Approved July 13, 1993

2556

617

AN ACT relating to the division of land; making various changes to the statutory requirements for the division of land; revising certain provisions governing the division of land into four lots or less; revising certain provisions governing the division of land into large parcels; revising various provisions relating to tentative and final maps of subdivisions of land; revising the provisions governing when the building code of a city supersedes the building code of a county; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 177–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 13, 1993

2557

618

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; revising the provisions regarding speed limits in school zones and school crossing zones; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 138–Assemblymen Bache, Evans, Collins, Price, Chowning, Toomin, Smith, Anderson, Freeman, Garner, Giunchigliani, Regan, Segerblom, Haller, Arberry, Bonaventura, Kenny, Wendell Williams and Schneider. Approved July 13, 1993

2585

619

AN ACT relating to lobbying; requiring a lobbyist to provide certain additional information in his registration statement and in monthly reports concerning his lobbying activities; clarifying certain provisions for the purposes of the statutes governing lobbying; authorizing an audit or investigation to verify compliance with these requirements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 4–Assemblymen Price, Myrna Williams, Neighbors, Collins, Spitler, Humke, Dini, Gibbons, Kenny, Chowning, Scherer, McGaughey, Porter, Ernaut, Heller, Bennett, Schneider, Augustine, Hettrick, Petrak, Bonaventura, Carpenter, Segerblom, Arberry, Marvel, Gregory, Giunchigliani, Wendell Williams, Lambert, Freeman, Regan, Bache, Smith, Perkins, Tiffany, de Braga, Evans, Anderson, Garner and Toomin. Approved July 13, 1993

2587

620

AN ACT relating to welfare; revising the statute governing the qualifications of members of the legislative committee on health care; requiring the legislative committee on health care to conduct a study to develop a coordinated care system for recipients of Medicaid; directing the department of human resources to establish such a program; prescribing the purposes of the program; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 559–Committee on Finance. Approved July 13, 1993

2590

621

AN ACT relating to insurance; clarifying that persons who provide coverage for the cost of ambulance services are subject to regulation by the commissioner of insurance; exempting nonprofit corporations that provide prepaid ambulance services from regulation by the commissioner of insurance under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 555–Committee of Commerce and Labor. Approved July 13, 1993

2593

622

AN ACT relating to health care; prohibiting certain providers of health care under specified circumstances from referring a patient to a health care facility in which the provider of health care has a financial interest; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 522–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 13, 1993

2594

623

AN ACT relating to veterans; providing for the issuance of special license plates in support of a veterans’ home; establishing an account for the construction, operation and maintenance of a veterans’ home; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 497–Senators Lowden, James, Smith, Rawson, Adler, Brown, Callister, Coffin, Glomb, Hickey, Jacobsen, McGinness, Neal, Raggio, Shaffer, Titus and Townsend. Approved July 13, 1993

2599

624

AN ACT relating to the disposition of the remains of the dead; authorizing the state board of funeral directors and embalmers to regulate cremation; revising the name, duties and membership of the board; requiring funeral directors and embalmers to make certain documents available for inspection; revising the requirements of applicants for funeral director’s licenses; authorizing the issuance of a license to conduct direct cremations and immediate burials; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 398–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 13, 1993

2601

625

AN ACT relating to corporal punishment; prohibiting its use in public schools; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 354–Senators James, O’Connell, Brown, Callister, Glomb, Lowden, McGinness, Nevin, O’Donnell, Raggio, Rawson, Shaffer and Smith. Approved July 13, 1993

2622

626

AN ACT relating to university foundations; requiring a university foundation to comply with laws relating to open meetings and public records; exempting a university foundation from the tax on transfers of real property; allowing a university foundation to employ or compensate certain persons and have certain persons serve on its governing board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 322–Senators Nevin, Hickey and Neal. Approved July 13, 1993

2623

627

AN ACT relating to obligations of support; providing specifically for the addition of interest and attorney’s fees on delinquent child support payments; exempting from execution certain child support payments and payments for the support and maintenance of a former spouse; clarifying the provision governing the time within which certain civil actions may be commenced; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 298–Senators Callister and Glomb. Approved July 13, 1993

2625

628

AN ACT relating to public officers; creating a commission to review the compensation of constitutional officers, legislators, supreme court justices, district judges and elected county officers; providing the duties of the commission; making an appropriation to the legislative fund for the expenses incurred by the commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 221–Committee on Finance. Approved July 13, 1993

2633

629

AN ACT relating to meetings of public bodies; prohibiting the consideration of the character, alleged misconduct, professional competence, or physical or mental health of an elected member of a public body at a closed meeting; requiring a public body to give written notice to a person whose character, alleged misconduct, professional competence, or physical or mental health will be considered in a meeting; revising the requirement for prior written notice of a meeting; requiring the closed portion of a public meeting to be recorded if the public meeting is recorded; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 174–Senators Coffin, Brown, Callister, Glomb, Hickey, Nevin, O’Donnell, Titus and Townsend. Approved July 13, 1993

2636

630

AN ACT relating to sanitation; eliminating privies and cesspools as an acceptable method of sewage disposal; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 61–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 13, 1993

2639

631

AN ACT relating to water; providing in certain counties for the protection of domestic wells from impairment for other uses and for the redress of impairment if it occurs; authorizing the Las Vegas Valley water district to issue bonds at the request of the Southern Nevada Water Authority; authorizing the Colorado River commission to issue additional bonds; repealing the Colorado River commission’s authority to issue certain bonds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 19–Committee on Finance. Approved July 13, 1993

2640

632

AN ACT relating to occupations; prohibiting the practice of cosmetology or barbering without suitable outer garments; requiring the state barbers’ health and sanitation board and the state board of cosmetology to adopt regulations prescribing standards for such garments; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 566–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 13, 1993

2646

633

AN ACT relating to property interests of the State of Nevada; requiring the state land registrar to release the reversionary right in the State of Nevada upon the use of certain real property to the City of Reno; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 573–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 13, 1993

2646

634

AN ACT relating to the administration of motor vehicle laws; transferring the highway patrol special account from the state general fund to the state highway fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 563–Senator Jacobsen. Approved July 13, 1993

2647

635

AN ACT relating to taxicabs; providing in certain counties authorization for a person who holds a certificate of public convenience and necessity which was issued for the operation of a taxicab business to lease a taxicab to certain persons as independent contractors; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 561–Senator Nevin. Approved July 13, 1993

2649

636

AN ACT relating to taxation; extending the time for recording a notice of the lien of certain taxes on transient lodging; clarifying the priority of a lien for unpaid taxes on transient lodging; authorizing a county fair and recreation board to suspend the business license and close a transient lodging facility for the failure to remit taxes on transient lodging when due; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 560–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 13, 1993

2651

637

AN ACT relating to municipal funding; requiring certain political subdivisions and general improvement districts to develop debt management policies for submission with their annual reports to the general obligation bond commission; prescribing the information which must be included in a debt management policy; requiring that the reports also be submitted to the county clerk; revising the requirements for submitting questions for the issuance of bonds to the voters; imposing additional requirements for submitting questions for the levy of certain taxes to the voters; clarifying the applicability of the statutory limitation on the total ad valorem tax levy; repealing the authority to create a county hospital construction fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 557–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 13, 1993

2655

638

AN ACT relating to elections; establishing the secretary of state as the chief officer of elections; making various changes related to the procedures for filing petitions and verifying the signatures on petitions; reducing the number of signatures that a person must collect to qualify as an independent candidate on the ballot; making various other changes; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 552–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 13, 1993

2663

639

AN ACT relating to the Red Rock Canyon national conservation area; prescribing the control of activities within the Red Rock Canyon national conservation area; prohibiting certain activities in that area; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 544–Senators Callister, Titus, Brown, Glomb, Adler, Hickey, Neal, Rawson and Shaffer. Approved July 13, 1993

2673

640

AN ACT relating to the department of human resources; providing for the statutory transfer of certain powers to the division of child and family services from other divisions of the department; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 542–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 13, 1993

2674

641

AN ACT relating to evidence; expressly recognizing an unsworn declaration under penalty of perjury as equivalent to an affidavit in most instances; providing a penalty for a false declaration; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 540–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 13, 1993

2741

642

AN ACT relating to dentistry; requiring the board of dental examiners of Nevada to charge a fee to review certain courses of continuing education for accreditation; providing that certain records and information of the board are confidential; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 531–Senator Titus (by request). Approved July 13, 1993

2742

643

AN ACT relating to taxes; clarifying that the transmission of radio and television signals and the sale of air time are not taxable transactions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 518–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 13, 1993

2744

644

AN ACT relating to education; revising the provision concerning the program of accountability for public schools; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 511–Committee on Finance. Approved July 13, 1993

2745

645

AN ACT relating to taxation; requiring the school districts of certain counties to transfer money to other local governments in the county to reduce the combined tax rate in order to conform to statutory requirements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 501–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 13, 1993

2746

646

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; requiring, in lieu of arresting the driver, the issuance of a citation or a notice of correction for certain violations concerning heavy-duty motor vehicles; requiring under certain circumstances that a motor vehicle which is in an unsafe condition and carrying perishable cargo be allowed to proceed to its destination and unload the cargo; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 498–Senator Shaffer (by request). Approved July 13, 1993

2747

647

AN ACT relating to cemeteries; regulating the establishment and operation of cemeteries for pets; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 482–Senator Rawson (by request). Approved July 13, 1993

2749

648

AN ACT relating to retail installment sales; changing the designation and permissible components of the amount charged for deferring payment; making various changes relating to the payment of an account of a holder of a credit card; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 477–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 13, 1993

2755

649

AN ACT relating to statutes; making various technical amendments to provisions of Nevada Revised Statutes; making various corrections to inappropriate or inaccurate statutory terms; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 462–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 13, 1993

2761

650

AN ACT relating to emergency medical services; transferring certain regulatory authority to county or district boards of health in large counties; requiring the health officers of this state to set the minimum standards for the certification of emergency medical technicians; clarifying the training required of certain attendants; clarifying the authority of certain technicians to perform laboratory procedures; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 461–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 13, 1993

2827

651

AN ACT relating to public health; prohibiting the placement of cigarette vending machines in certain public areas; providing for the imposition, collection and use of the proceeds of a civil penalty for the smoking of tobacco in certain public places; increasing the criminal penalty for and making various changes regarding the enforcement of the prohibition against smoking in certain public places; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 421–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 13, 1993

2843

652

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; requiring the department of motor vehicles and public safety to solicit certain information concerning veterans when issuing or renewing drivers’ licenses or when issuing identification cards; requiring the department to make certain of the information available to the commissioner for veteran affairs; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 415–Senator Shaffer. Approved July 13, 1993

2844

653

AN ACT relating to actions concerning persons; providing immunity from civil action for a communication made in good faith to a governmental entity; clarifying that a witness in a legislative proceeding has an absolute privilege to publish defamatory matter relevant to a proceeding; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 405–Senators Titus, Callister, Glomb and Brown. Approved July 13, 1993

2848

654

AN ACT relating to air pollution; making various statutory changes in compliance with the federal Clean Air Act; creating an account for the management of air quality; authorizing the referral of certain offenses to the attorney general or district attorney for prosecution; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 347–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved July 13, 1993

2849

655

AN ACT relating to water; creating a legislative committee to study the use, allocation and management of water in this state; providing for its organization, powers and duties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 327–Senators James, Smith, O’Connell, Adler, Brown, Callister, Coffin, Glomb, Hickey, Jacobsen, Lowden, McGinness, Neal, Nevin, O’Donnell, Raggio, Rawson, Rhoads, Shaffer, Titus and Townsend. Approved July 13, 1993

2862

656

AN ACT relating to optometry; requiring the Nevada state board of optometry to appoint an executive director; prescribing his duties; revising the qualifications for licensure; expanding the grounds for taking disciplinary action against licensees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 247–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 13, 1993

2864

657

AN ACT relating to financial institutions; prohibiting the factoring of drafts on credit cards; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 201–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 13, 1993

2876

658

AN ACT relating to state contracts; establishing a procedure for the preparation of a request for a proposal for a contract for certain services required by the legislature; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 168–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 13, 1993

2877

659

AN ACT relating to the financial support of the school system; expanding eligible participants in the program of nutrition provided through schools; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 87–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 13, 1993

2878

660

AN ACT relating to adoption; eliminating the requirement that adoptive parents of a child with special needs have limited financial resources to receive grant of financial assistance from the welfare division of the department of human resources; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 79–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 13, 1993

2880

661

AN ACT relating to assistance for older persons; clarifying the provisions governing assistance to renters of tax-exempt property; narrowing the definition of “home”; revising the qualifications for entitlement to a homeowner’s or renter’s refund for property taxes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 41–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 13, 1993

2881

662

AN ACT relating to paroled prisoners; requiring the department of parole and probation to take custody of certain paroled prisoners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 6–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 13, 1993

2884

663

AN ACT relating to governmental immunity; clarifying such immunity will regard to inspections; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 4–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 13, 1993

2886

664

AN ACT relating to education; authorizing the board of trustees of each school district to establish rules concerning school-based decision making for public schools within the district; authorizing waivers of state and local regulations for schools that adopt programs of school-based decision making; authorizing the state board of education to waive otherwise required courses of study for such schools; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 91–Senators Adler, Townsend, Brown, Callister, Coffin, Glomb, Hickey, Nevin, Rawson, Rhoads and Smith. Approved July 13, 1993

2886

665

AN ACT relating to crimes against public safety; revising the criminal provisions relating to owning or keeping a vicious dog; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 89–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 13, 1993

2887

666

AN ACT relating to taxation; providing for an exemption for property used for a facility for the production of electrical energy from recycled material; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 768–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 13, 1993

2888

667

AN ACT relating to education; requiring the state board of education to establish a pilot program to evaluate the feasibility of transferring the responsibility for the management of a public school to the administrators and faculty members of that school; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 290–Assemblymen Evans, Chowning, Anderson, Haller, Bache, Scherer, Toomin, Petrak and Garner. Approved July 13, 1993

2889

668

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; revising the penalties for driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or a controlled substance; requiring under certain circumstances an assessment of a person convicted of such an offense to determine if he is an abuser of alcohol or another drug; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 499–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 13, 1993

2890

669

AN ACT relating to juveniles; expanding the applicability of the provision authorizing the suspension or delay in issuance of the driver’s license of any juvenile who is convicted of certain crimes related to alcohol or controlled substances; making under certain circumstances that provision mandatory; authorizing the issuance of a restricted license under certain circumstances; providing for the dissemination of information regarding certain statutory provisions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 229–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 13, 1993

2896