Assemblyman Ozzie Fumo

Party: Democratic

Legislative Service

  • Nevada Assembly, 2017-2019 (first elected November 2016)—two regular sessions
  • 2019 SESSION COMMITTEES: Legislative Operations and Elections (Vice Chair); Judiciary; Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Mining
  • 2017 SESSION COMMITTEES: Corrections, Parole, and Probation; Education; Judiciary, Transportation
  • 2017-2018 INTERIM COMMITTEES: Legislative Committee on Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice; Committee to Review Child Support Guidelines; Nevada Sentencing Commission

Other Achievements

  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV Preeminent Attorney, 2012-present
  • Nevada State Bar, Outstanding Service Award, 2006
  • American Society of Legal Advocates, Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2015


  • State Bar of Nevada, Member
  • United States Federal Court
  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Las Vegas Justice Court, Pro tem Referee
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Nevada Justice Association, Member
  • Nevada Attorneys for Criminal Justice, Member
  • National Italian American Bar Association, Member
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member
  • Nevada Society of Italian American Lawyers, Past President
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member


  • Bishop Gorman High School, 1983
  • University of San Diego, 1987
  • Whittier Law School, 1995


Occupation: Attorney at Law
Recreation: Spending time with family, travel, occasional cigar
Born: 1965, Arlington, Virginia
Spouse: Ellen Fumo
Children: Genevieve, Veronica, Gabriella, Scott, Stephanie

Primary Sponsor

SCR11 Directs the Legislative Commission to appoint a committee to conduct an interim study of issues relating to pretrial release of defendants in criminal cases. (BDR R-1295)
AB108 Revises provisions relating to state employment. (BDR 23-762)
AB109 Revises provisions governing credits awarded to reduce a sentence of imprisonment. (BDR 14-764)
AB127 Revises provisions governing testimony before governmental bodies. (BDR 19-272)
AB148 Revises provisions governing plea agreements. (BDR 14-121)
AB149 Abolishes capital punishment. (BDR 15-774)
AB153 Revises provisions governing the storage of firearms. (BDR 15-119)
SB173 Revises provisions relating to criminal convictions of victims of sex trafficking and involuntary servitude. (BDR 14-595)
AB174 Establishes the Nevada Interagency Advisory Council on Homelessness to Housing. (BDR 18-94)
AB181 Revises provisions governing employment attendance practices. (BDR 53-833)
AB190 Revises provisions relating to certain construction. (BDR 28-637)
AB192 Establishes a procedure when certain offenses are decriminalized. (BDR 14-319)
SB198 Requires analysis and reporting concerning the eligibility of children for Medicaid. (BDR S-744)
AB203 Revises provisions relating to bail in certain criminal cases. (BDR 14-127)
AB234 Makes various changes relating to the Program for Child Care and Development. (BDR 38-305)
SB246 Eliminates the possibility of the imposition of a sentence of death on persons convicted of first degree murder. (BDR 15-963)
SB251 Requires an interim study concerning the development of certain golf courses. (BDR S-60)
AB267 Provides compensation to certain persons who were wrongfully convicted. (BDR 3-657)
AB277 Requires school districts to establish, through negotiations with an employee organization, a program to increase the salaries of teachers and other employees. (BDR 34-1045)
AB278 Revises provisions governing criminal justice. (BDR 3-120)
AB281 Restricts certain state and local law enforcement agencies from performing certain actions relating to immigration enforcement. (BDR 14-898)
SB286 Revises provisions relating to aggregated sentences and eligibility for parole. (BDR 14-293)
AB292 Revises provisions governing criminal procedure. (BDR 14-765)
AB295 Revising provisions governing sexuality education in public schools. (BDR 34-811)
AB304 Revises requirements relating to class sizes in public schools. (BDR 34-930)
AB307 Establishes provisions governing the use of a gang database by a local law enforcement agency. (BDR 14-897)
AB308 Revises provisions relating to the modified business tax. (BDR 32-867)
AB315 Requires the expungement of all records relating to the wrongful arrest of a person in certain circumstances. (BDR 14-831)
AB322 Makes an appropriation to the Eighth Judicial District to support the operation of juvenile assessment centers. (BDR S-713)
AB325 Revises provisions relating to bail. (BDR 14-118)
AB326 Provides for tax credits for certain business entities that invest in certain fresh food retailers located in underserved communities and similar areas. (BDR 18-318)
AB362 Revises provisions governing the confidentiality of the personal information of certain public employees. (BDR 20-763)
AB376 Revises provisions relating to persons in custody. (BDR 16-675)
AB408* Revises provisions relating to Medicaid and health insurance. (BDR 38-957)


AJR1 Expresses objection to the transfer of radioactive plutonium to this State. (BDR R-977)
ACR3 Memorializes former Assemblyman Bob Price. (BDR R-971)
SJR3 Urges Congress to oppose the expansion of the United States Air Force in the Desert National Wildlife Refuge in Nevada. (BDR R-745)
AJR4 Urges the President and the Congress of the United States to pass acts to combat illegal harvesting and trafficking of human organs. (BDR R-92)
AJR6 Urges Congress to prevent the United States Census Bureau from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 decennial census. (BDR R-279)
SCR7 Celebrates the sister state relationship between the State of Nevada and Taiwan. (BDR R-1266)
SCR8 Memorializes former Nevada Attorney General and Nevada Supreme Court Chief Justice Charles Springer. (BDR R-1259)
ACR9 Celebrates the Life of Assemblyman Odis “Tyrone” Thompson. (BDR R-1291)
AB118 Revises provisions relating to certain financial transactions and short-term loans. (BDR 52-621)
AB126 Enacts provisions governing the procedures for changing the name of an unemancipated minor who is in the legal custody of a child welfare agency. (BDR 3-402)
AB136 Makes various changes relating to public construction. (BDR 28-145)
AB138 Revises provisions governing workers' compensation. (BDR 53-708)
AB139 Revises provisions relating to when minors may marry. (BDR 11-1)
SB143 Repeals, revises and reenacts provisions relating to background checks for certain sales or transfers of firearms. (BDR 15-755)
AB146 Creates the Nevada Office of the Inspector General. (BDR 18-2)
AB152 Revises provisions relating to cultural resources and certain grave sites. (BDR 33-868)
AB155 Revises provisions governing the eligibility requirements for grants awarded under the Silver State Opportunity Grant Program. (BDR 34-674)
AB159 Establishes the Governor's Advisory Council on Food Security within the Department of Health and Human Services. (BDR 18-830)
AB162 Revises various provisions relating to governmental administration. (BDR 18-777)
SB165 Makes various changes to provisions governing prescribing, dispensing and administering controlled substances designed to end the life of a patient. (BDR 40-292)
AB170 Revises provisions relating to health insurance coverage. (BDR 57-278)
SB178 Creates the Council on Food Security and the Food for People, Not Landfills Program. (BDR 18-57)
SB179 Revises provisions relating to abortions. (BDR 40-567)
AB182 Designates neon as the official state element of the State of Nevada. (BDR 19-670)
AB183 Prohibits certain correctional services from being provided by private entities. (BDR 16-290)
AB184 Revises provisions relating to security guards. (BDR 54-929)
AB185 Providing for a study concerning certain health benefits. (BDR S-277)
AB186 Makes various changes related to elections. (BDR 24-678)
AB187 Revises provisions governing the safety of children. (BDR 43-128)
SB197 Revises provisions relating to trade practices. (BDR 52-746)
SB199 Revises provisions relating to real property. (BDR 32-747)
AB206 Revises provisions relating to emergency management. (BDR 36-864)
AB206* Revises provisions relating to renewable energy and the renewable portfolio standard. (BDR 58-746)
AB216 Requires the establishment of a database of information relating to funding opportunities for higher education. (BDR 18-858)
AB219 Makes various changes relating to education. (BDR 34-673)
AB229 Requires the establishment of a technical advisory program for the protection and preservation of certain buildings and structures. (BDR 33-299)
SB254 Revises provisions relating to carbon reduction. (BDR 40-907)
AB259* Revises provisions relating to certain criminal convictions and sentences. (BDR 14-657)
AB264 Makes various changes relating to relations between state agencies and Indian nations or tribes. (BDR 18-671)
AB269 Revises provisions governing elections. (BDR 24-834)
AB275 Makes various changes relating to professional and occupational licensing. (BDR 54-676)
AB282 Revises the Charter of the City of Henderson. (BDR 24-939)
AB289 Revises provisions relating to the subject area of reading. (BDR 34-93)
AB303* Requires that core correctional services be provided only by the State or a local government with certain exceptions. (BDR 16-1103)
AB306 Enacts provisions to assist veteran-owned businesses to create cooperatives. (BDR 7-288)
AB338 Revises requirements for the operation of a motor vehicle by a young driver. (BDR 43-600)
AB363 Revises certain provisions relating to homeless youth. (BDR 43-1033)
AB374* Requires the Department of Health and Human Services, if authorized by federal law, to establish a health care plan within Medicaid for purchase by persons who are not otherwise eligible for Medicaid. (BDR 38-881)
AB410 Revises provisions relating to orders for protection. (BDR 3-176)