Name of Organization:

Legislative Commission’s Subcommittee to Study the State Program for Providing Services to Persons with Disabilities


Date and Time of Meeting:

September 23, 2002

9:00 a.m.


Place of Meeting:

Grant Sawyer State Office Building

Room 4401

555 E. Washington Avenue

Las Vegas, Nevada



Some members of the subcommittee 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 3137

401 S. Carson Street

Carson City, Nevada


If you cannot attend the meeting, you can listen to it live over the Internet.  The address for the legislative website is  For audio broadcasts, click on the link “Listen to Meetings Live on the Internet.”





Roll Call.



Opening Remarks by the Chairperson, Senator Dina Titus.



Approval of Minutes from the August 6, 2002 Meeting.



Public Testimony.



Work Session ‑ Discussion and Action on Recommendations.

(See “Work Session Document” for a summary of possible recommendations)

The "Work Session Document” is available on the Nevada Legislature

 Web site (, at the Subcommittee’s home page /Session/71st2001/Interim/Studies/Disability/, or it may be obtained by contacting Bob Guernsey, Principal Deputy Fiscal Analyst, Fiscal Analysis Division, Legislative Counsel Bureau, at (775) 684-6821.









*Denotes items on which the Subcommittee may take action.





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 Fiscal Analysis Division of the Legislative Counsel Bureau, in writing, at the Legislative Building, 401 South Carson Street, Carson City, Nevada 89701-4747, or call the Fiscal Analysis Division at (775) 684-6821 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:  Clark County Office, 500 South Grand Central Parkway; and Grant Sawyer State Office Building, 555 East Washington Avenue.  Notice of this meeting was posted on the Internet through the Nevada Legislature’s website at