Name of Organization: Legislative Commission=s Subcommittee to Study the Statutory Limitation on Damages that may be Awarded to a Person in a Tort Action Against the State of Nevada, its Political Subdivisions or Certain Other Persons (A.C.R. 46)

Date and Time of Meeting: Friday, December 10, 1999

10 a.m.

Place of Meeting: Grant Sawyer State Office Building

Room 4401

555 East Washington Avenue

Las Vegas, Nevada

Note: Some members of the committee may be attending the meeting and other persons may observe the meeting and provide testimony, through a simultaneous video conference conducted at the following location:

Legislative Building

Room 4100

401 South Carson Street

Carson City, Nevada



I. Opening Remarks by the Chairman

Assemblyman Bernie Anderson

*II. Approval of Minutes for the Subcommittee=s Meeting on October 20, 1999, in Carson City, Nevada

III. Briefing on Administrative and Financial Aspects of Insuring Governmental Entities Against Tort Claims

Wayne E. Carlson, Executive Director, Nevada Public Agency Insurance Pool and Public Agency Compensation Trust




IV. Practical Issues in Administering and Litigating Tort Claims Against Government Entities

Bill Bradley, Representative of the Nevada Trial Lawyers Association

Bill Isaeff, Representative of the Nevada League of Cities

V. Lunch Break

VI. Public Testimony

VII. Adjournment

*Denotes item on which the committee may take action.

Note: We are pleased to make reasonable accommodations for members of the public who are disabled and wish to attend the meeting. If special arrangements for the meeting are necessary, please notify the Research Division of the Legislative Counsel Bureau, in writing, at the Legislative Building, 401 South Carson Street, Carson City, Nevada 89701-4747, or call Roxanne Duer, at 775-684-6825, as soon as possible.

Notice of this meeting was posted in the following Carson City, Nevada, locations: Blasdel Building, 209 East Musser Street; Capitol Press Corps, Basement, Capitol Building; City Hall, 201 North Carson Street; Legislative Building, 401 South Carson Street; and Nevada State Library, 100 Stewart Street. Notice of this meeting was faxed for posting to the following Las Vegas, Nevada, locations:  Grant Sawyer State Office Building, 555 East Washington Avenue; and Clark County Office, 500 South Grand Central Parkway.