FINAL INDEX OF BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

 

                                      71st LEGISLATIVE SESSION (2001)

 

**         Enrolled Bill, Effective Before October 1, 2001

*           Enrolled Bill, Effective October 1, 2001, or Later

††         Vetoed by Governor

†           Deleted by Amendment

‡           Resolution Approved by Legislature

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ABANDONED OR UNCLAIMED PROPERTY

      Deductions by holders from property presumed abandoned, restrictions, SB 489**

      Disputed or unresolved claims, procedure to establish, SB 489**

      Late payment or delivery of property, exemption from interest penalties, AB 77**

      Museums and history division, ownership of unclaimed property, SB 541**, AB 77**

      Notice to owners of abandoned property, SB 489**

      Nuisances, abatement, AB 131*

      Presumption of abandonment of property, time, SB 489**, AB 77**

      Records of holders, examination, SB 489**

      State treasurer, administrator of unclaimed property, SB 489**

      Wage claims collected, when deemed abandoned, SB 373**, AB 77†

ABANDONED PROPERTY DIVISION (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

ABANDONMENT

      Animals abandoned in public place, penalties, SB 62†

      Newborn children, safe haven legislation, SB 191**

ABORTION

      Dissemination of information on abortion and breast cancer required, AB 169

ABUSE

      Animals (See CRUELTY TO ANIMALS)

      Children (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT; SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD)

      Domestic violence (See DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

      Elderly persons (See AGED PERSONS)

ACADEMIC STANDARDS, COUNCIL TO ESTABLISH

      Early literacy intervention program, receipt of report, SB 585**

      Reading standards, duties, AB 405†

ACCIDENTS

      Carnival rides, reports, inspections, AB 334

      Foster children, state liability for damages caused by, AB 141

      Motor vehicles

             Cell phones, use creates presumption of negligence, SB 214

             Premises to which public has access, laws made applicable to, SB 288

      Railroads and other utilities, release of accident reports, SB 210*, AB 376

      Skateboard parks, duties of person involved in accident, SB 482**

ACCOUNTANTS

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, actions based on use prohibited, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Examinations, fees, prohibited acts, SB 512**

      Nevada state board of accountancy

             Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Collective bargaining by state employees, duties, AB 478

             Criminal proceedings involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

             State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

      Permits, renewal, suspension or revocation, SB 512**

      Registration of practice under fictitious name, fees, SB 512*

      Violations, recovery of costs, SB 512**

ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME (See COMMUNICABLE DISEASES)

ACQUITTALS

      Criminal records, procedures for sealing, request for removal of files from central repository, AB 328**

ACTIONS

      Abandoned infants, immunities of emergency service providers, SB 191**

      Animals, immunities of local advisory committees, AB 412

      Attorney general's fraud control unit, immunities, AB 135**

      Attorneys, limitation on fees in tort actions, AB 17

      Candidates for office, challenges to eligibility, AB 487*

      Charter schools, immunities, SB 292, SB 399**

      Child abuse or neglect cases, recovery of civil penalties, AB 248**

      Cigarette dealers, actions for damages, SB 527**

      Collection agencies, recovery of civil penalties, AB 335*

      Common-interest communities, SB 89, SB 185, SB 421†, SB 516†, AB 81, AB 133†

      Common-interest communities, commission for, immunities, SB 421†

      Computer-related crimes, commencement of action, SB 48*

      Constructional defects (See CONSTRUCTIONAL DEFECTS)

      Consumer fraud, victims of, AB 204*

      Contractors and subcontractors, termination of contract for cause, SB 274*

      Contractors' board, state, immunities, SB 516†, AB 477

      Controlled substance use for treatment of pain, immunities, SB 371

      Costs and fees (See COURT COSTS AND FEES)

      Criminal actions (See CRIMINAL PROCEDURE)

      Damages (See DAMAGES)

      Dentistry and dental hygiene, immunities, SB 378**

      Design professionals, actions against, SB 218

      Domestic violence protective orders, immunities regarding enforcement, AB 581*

      Employment discrimination

             Dress codes, recovery of penalties relating to, SB 23

             Industrial insurance claimants, actions by, SB 126

      Environmentally sensitive areas, enforcement of management plans, SB 410

      False reports of crime or emergency, recovery of response costs, AB 399**

      Farm products, foreclosure of liens, SB 88*

      Fire fighting agencies transporting sick or injured persons, immunities, AB 488†

      Fireworks laws, enforcement, AB 482†

      Guides, actions by or against, AB 410

      Harassment in the workplace, remedies, immunities, AB 370*

      Health care external review organizations, immunities, SB 320, AB 422

      Home loans, civil liability for unfair lending practices, AB 447

      Homeopathic physicians, report of malpractice actions to board, SB 506

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Initiative or referendum, recovery of fines, appeals regarding arguments, AB 443†

      Injunctions (See INJUNCTIONS)

      Insurance compliance audit documents, disclosure, confidentiality, SB 213

      Insurance division, immunities, AB 618*

      Intercollegiate athletics, violations by agents, athletes or others, AB 253*

      Landscape architects, certain actions by uncertified persons prohibited, AB 310**

      Landscape architecture, state board of, immunities, AB 310**

      Limitation of actions (See LIMITATION OF ACTIONS)

      Limited-liability companies, actions by or against, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Mechanics' and materialmen's liens (See LIENS)

      Outfitters, actions by or against, AB 410

      Prisoners, costs, requirements for claims of mental or emotional injury, SB 547

      Private property ombudsman, intervention powers, AB 485

      Public hazards, standing to sue regarding unlawful concealment, SB 411

      Public lands

             Declaratory actions regarding identified roads on federal lands, SB 106

             Unlawful use, management or disposal, SB 340, AB 391†

      Real estate licensees, standard of care, SB 418*

      Real property by open range, seller's defenses for livestock damage, SB 16**

      Real property transfer tax, recovery of delinquencies, SB 238*

      Retail installment sales, deceptive trade practices, AB 204*

      Schools, public

             Assessment of certain violent pupils, immunities, SB 305†

             Educational records, immunities relating to release, SB 339

             Violent or sexual offenses, immunities for reports, SB 291, SB 572**

      Service of process, fees, AB 94*

      Silicone injections or implants, revival of certain actions, AB 667

      Skateboard parks, immunities, SB 482**

      State or political subdivisions

             Certification of sex offenders, immunities, AB 437

             Foster children, state liability for damages caused by, AB 141

             Housing, bonds for financing, immunities, SB 552†

             Industrial development bonds, immunities, AB 87†

             Insurance for state property, immunities regarding contracts, AB 493

             Lease purchase or installment purchase agreements, liabilities, AB 567**

             License or permit fees paid for state employees, liability for lapse, AB 475

             Medical marijuana, state immunities, SB 545, AB 453*

             Settlement agreements, confidentiality prohibited, SB 398, SB 411, AB 277**

             Special training of state employees, reimbursement of costs by subsequent employer, SB 354

             Tobacco settlement, nonprofit corporation created to purchase and collect proceeds, immunities, SB 488

             Tort actions against

                   Assessment of local governments, deposit, SB 568**

                   Damages, additional payments to certain victims, AB 178

                   Notice of action, time for filing, AB 575

            Universal energy charge, collection by utilities, AB 349†

             Utility facilities, indemnification of state liability, SB 195

      Strategic lawsuits against public participation, immunities, AB 435

      Toilet facilities in public buildings and accommodations, enforcement of Braille sign requirements, SB 324*

      Tour operators and brokers, actions against, AB 245*, AB 627*

      Trade-marks, remedies for dilution of mark, SB 45*

      Traffic citations, negligent acts of volunteers issuing citations, AB 474†

      Viatical settlements, immunities for reports of violations, AB 618*

      Youth shelters, immunities, actions for services obtained by fraud, AB 264*

ACUPUNCTURE (See ORIENTAL MEDICINE)

ADDRESSES

      Installment loan companies, procedure to change, SB 330*

      Internet sites, collection of personal information restricted, penalty, SB 48†

      Mortgage companies, procedure to change, SB 330*

      Offenders, penalty for change of address violations, SB 412**

      Sexual assault victims, fictitious address program, AB 586**

      Voters, address for registration purposes, AB 637*

ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Budget division

             Attorney general's contracts for goods and services, approval, AB 602

             Capital improvement projects, notice of temporary advances, SB 584**

             Collective bargaining agreements of state employees, receipt, duties, AB 89

             Colorado River commission, submission of budget, SB 138

             Date for receipt of proposed agency budgets, SB 480*

             Educational programs at risk of termination, duties, SB 588

             Educational technology and professional development, duties, AB 450

             Energy costs, duties regarding appropriation, SB 518

             Fiscal analysis division, cooperation, AB 600

             Health insurance for school employees, duties, SB 587**

             Highway patrol, receipt of data on average salaries, SB 84†

             Integrated financial system, appropriation, AB 658**

             Lease purchase or installment purchase agreements, duties, AB 567**

             Long-term care insurance for state employees, duties, SB 343

             Remedial study programs, duties, SB 490, SB 585**, AB 221, AB 409

             Revenue and expenditure technical advisory committees, duties, AB 19

             SenioRx program, receipt of report, SB 167

             Strategic plans, adoption, duties, SB 426

             Textbooks for schools, duties, AB 450

             Uniforms for certain state employees, duties, SB 353

      Buildings and grounds division

             Advertisements in state buildings, duties, AB 329

             Braille signs, regulations, SB 324†

             Grant Sawyer state office building, appropriation, AB 522**

             Lease of state offices, approval of certain leases by attorney general, AB 128*

      Director

             Member of college savings plans board of trustees, AB 554**

             Public works board chairman, duties removed, AB 428**

             State employee salaries, recommendations, AB 673**

      Forecast council, duties, AB 19

      Governor-elect, duties regarding transitional expenses, SB 144*

      Group insurance for school district retirees, appropriation, SB 392

      Hearings division

             Code of professional conduct for appeals officers, creation, AB 49

             Industrial insurance, duties, AB 49

             Insurance for state buildings, duties regarding appeal from award, AB 493

             Occupational diseases, duties relating to certain contested claims, AB 345†

      Holocaust, advisory commission on education relating to, appropriation, AB 520**

      Integrated financial system, supplemental appropriation, AB 233

      Internal audits, division of

             Manager of internal controls, appointment, SB 561**

             Training and assistance to agencies, exceptions, SB 561**

      Las Vegas amateur athletics and recreational programs, appropriation, AB 360

      Lincoln County school district, receipt of report, SB 498**

      Medical and dental scholarships, appropriation, SB 40

      Motor pool division, state (See also STATE VEHICLES)

             Appropriation, AB 523**

             Repayments for certain projects, SB 584**

      Purchasing division (See STATE PURCHASING)

      Risk management division

             Insurance, use of qualification-based bidding process, AB 493

             Local governments, assessment for certain tort claims, SB 568**

             State risk manager, award of insurance contracts, AB 493

      School buildings and facilities, fund for construction, repair and renovation, administration, AB 300

      State printing division

             Cigarettes, production of sign relating to purchase by minors, AB 25

             Classification of employees, SB 75**

             Commendation for services to legislature, ACR 39‡

             Competitive bidding for certain printing required, SB 564

             Repayments for certain projects, SB 584**

      Strategic plans, adoption, regulations, SB 426

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSESSMENTS (See also FINES)

      Bonds of parolees or probationers, deductions for unpaid assessments, AB 584

      Delinquent payments, collection fee and procedure, AB 106

      Distribution, SB 139**, AB 548**

      Supreme court, appropriations reduced on receipt of certain assessments, SB 139**

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW AND PROCEDURE

      Business records bill of rights, SB 198

      Industrial relations, division of, exemption from requirements, AB 44**

      Public utilities commission, contested cases pending before, AB 661**

      Regulations (See also specific agency)

             Animals, regulations more stringent than state laws restricted, SB 62†

             Entities other than agencies, publication and distribution of regulations, SB 125**

             Entities other than agencies, publication of regulations, SB 553**

             Legislative rejection of certain regulations declared, SCR 40‡

             Local government finance, committees on, authority, SB 553**

             Rules affecting businesses, SB 553†, SB 559, AB 117**

             Workshops, member of certain agencies required to be present, SB 121

      Welfare, recording requirements for public hearings, SB 121

ADOPTION

      Adoptee 18 years and older, access to files and records, SB 413

      Approval or denial of application, notice, AB 336†

      Birth certificates, issuance and sealing of certain records, AB 12**

      Booklet on adoption, contents, AB 336*

      Child and family services division, duties relating to applicants, AB 336*

      Children with special needs

             Court costs and fees, reduction and waiver, AB 535*

             Evaluations, financial assistance, AB 336*

             Medical assistance, appropriation, SB 120

      County agencies in Clark and Washoe counties, duties, AB 343, AB 512

      Health insurance, mandatory coverage repealed, SB 212, AB 206

      Information to be provided adopting parents, procedure, AB 248**, AB 336*

      Minor parents

             Preferences for placement of child, SB 21

             Written consent to specific adoption, authority, revocation, SB 21

      Putative fathers

             Consent to adoption, SB 295†, AB 298

             Registry, establishment and use, SB 295, AB 298

      State register, abolished, SB 413

ADULT CABARETS OR NIGHT CLUBS

      Kickbacks to taxi, limo or bus drivers unlawful, penalties, AB 627†

ADULT DAY CARE

      Bingo games in senior facilities, exclusion from gaming laws, SB 101

      Clark County, appropriation, AB 65

      Credentials of health care providers, procedure for acquisition, SB 244

      Licenses, grounds for revocation, AB 444**

      Visitation rights, AB 550*

ADULTERY

      Divorce and child custody proceedings, considerations, SB 42

ADVANCE DIRECTIVES (See LIVING WILLS)

ADVERTISEMENTS AND ADVERTISING

      Barber schools, prohibited acts, AB 192*

      Billboards, compensation or relocation for nonconforming structures, SB 265**

      Campaign practices, deceptive or confusing material prohibited, SB 98

      Cigarettes and tobacco products, prohibited advertising, penalties, SB 258

      Consumer fraud, award of costs and fees in actions relating to, AB 204*

      Court reporting firms, prohibited acts, AB 622**

      Drink coupons, distribution by certain persons prohibited, AB 125*

      Free goods or services, deceptive trade practices, AB 627*

      Health coverage, associations of self-insured private employers providing, SB 28

      Homeopathic physicians, unlawful acts, SB 515

      Minors, employment to distribute advertisements restricted, AB 74**, AB 125*

      Mortgage brokers, AB 324**

      Nevada life and health guaranty association, unlawful acts, SB 252*

      Public works projects, SB 61**, SB 473, AB 218

      State buildings, advertising authorized, AB 329

      Swimming pool contractors, standards for advertisements, SB 216*

      Time shares, regulatory approval unnecessary, SB 261*

      Tour operators and brokers, AB 245*, AB 627*

      Viatical settlements, requirements, AB 618*

      Wholesale price goods or services, deceptive trade practices, AB 627†

AFFIDAVITS

      Business entities, filing of certain documents, SB 577†

      Constructional defect actions regarding professional negligence, SB 516, AB 133

      Marriage, revocation of authority to solemnize, AB 254†

AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES

      Medical marijuana as defense to marijuana charges, AB 453*

      Sales of property adjacent to open range, damage by livestock, SB 16**

AFFORDABLE HOUSING

      Account for low-income housing, use, SB 552†, AB 340

      Assistance to finance housing (See HOUSING, ASSISTANCE TO FINANCE)

      Construction projects exempt from prevailing wage laws, AB 407

      Las Vegas housing authority, appropriation for housing for seniors, AB 70

      Mobile home parks in Clark County, use of master water meters, AB 70

      Ordinances, authority of county commissioners, AB 92**

      Property tax exemption for qualified projects, AB 433**

AGE

      Adoptee 18 years and older, access to files and records, SB 413

      Boating, personal flotation device required for person under certain age, AB 632*

      Children's health insurance program, presumptive eligibility, AB 31, AB 35

      Death penalty

             Minimum age for imposition, AB 327†

             Minors sentenced to death, legislative study, SB 254

      Driver education courses, SB 260**, AB 8

      Drivers' licenses, issuance to minors, SB 43, SB 260**, AB 271

      Foster care, children in group homes, AB 343

      State parks, age reduced for issuance of free permit, AB 80

      Tobacco, false representation of age by minor to obtain, AB 25

      Watercraft, operation, AB 469*

AGED PERSONS

      Abuse, neglect, isolation or exploitation

             Genetic marker testing of convicted persons, SB 548†, AB 54**, AB 489*

             Law enforcement agencies, inspection of certain records authorized, AB 111

             School personnel, reports of violent or sexual offenses against, SB 291

      Adult day care (See ADULT DAY CARE)

      Assisted living (See ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES)

      Bingo games in senior facilities, exclusion from gaming laws, SB 101

      Elections, voting rights, assistance to be provided, AB 295*

      Elko senior citizens center, appropriation, SB 188

      Fund for a healthy Nevada, programs to improve well-being, SB 167†

      Grandparents (See GRANDPARENTS AND GRANDCHILDREN)

      Las Vegas housing authority, appropriation for affordable housing, AB 70

      Legislative forum (See NEVADA SILVER HAIRED LEGISLATIVE FORUM)

      Long-term strategic plan for health services, development, AB 513**

      Lottery for support of programs for senior citizens, authorization, AJR 11

      Prescriptions (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Senior citizens' property tax assistance (See PROPERTY TAX)

      Social security (See SOCIAL SECURITY)

      State parks, issuance of free permits, AB 80

      Taxicab transportation, establishment of program in Clark County, SB 119**

AGING, NEVADA COMMISSION ON

      Abolished, SB 538

      Personal assistance for persons with functional disabilities, advisory committee, representation, SB 174**

AGING SERVICES DIVISION (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF)

AGRICULTURE

      Agricultural experiment station and cooperative extension

             Appropriation, SB 359

             County tax, use of proceeds for weatherization program, AB 661†

             Legislative study, SCR 31

      Agricultural products

             Liens, creation and foreclosure, SB 88*

             Local products, purchase and promotion urged, ACR 4‡

             Quarantine, authority of state quarantine officer, AB 631**

             Transport, field agents' authority to stop vehicles, AB 560**

      Agricultural societies, use of gaming fees for purses for horse racing, AB 449

      Cultural resources, commission on stewardship of, creation, AB 230†

      Homestead exemption, applicability to agricultural real property, SB 83†

      Invasive species, real property transfer tax to support control programs, SB 468

      Organic agricultural products, advisory council, appropriation, AB 593

      Pesticides, liability insurance requirements for application by aircraft, AB 30*

      Sales tax exemption for farm machinery and equipment, AB 243*

      Special fuel tax, operation of farm equipment with dyed fuel on highways, AB 639**

      Taxation of businesses for support of education, Initiative Petition

AGRICULTURE, STATE BOARD OF

      Animals, regulatory authority restricted, SB 62†, AB 208

      Local agricultural products, fostering of purchase and use directed, ACR 4‡

      LP gas used as motor vehicle fuel, adoption of standards, AB 629†

      Petroleum products, adoption and enforcement of standards, AB 629*

AGRICULTURE, STATE DEPARTMENT OF

      Agricultural administration, appropriation, AB 273**

      Agriculture working capital, revolving account for, appropriation, AB 273**

      Animals, regulatory authority restricted, SB 62†, AB 208

      Apiary inspection account repealed, AB 115**

      Field agents and inspectors, designation, peace officer powers, AB 560**

      Local agricultural products, fostering of purchase and use directed, ACR 4‡

      Manager of interagency relations, law enforcement and public relations, appointment, peace officer powers, appropriation, SB 537

      Medical marijuana, regulation, AB 453**

      Organic agricultural products, advisory council, appropriation, AB 593

      Plant industry program

             Bees, fees and expenditures related to, AB 115**

             Plant industry account, creation, AB 115†

             Programs regarding invasive species, duties, SB 468

             Real property transfer tax, imposition and use, SB 468

      Predatory animal and rodent committee, appropriation, AB 273**

      Predatory wildlife, duties regarding management and control programs, AB 291*

      Taxation of livestock, duties, SB 376*

      Vehicles and equipment, appropriation, SB 450**

      Weeds, administration of grant program for local control, appropriation, SB 13

AIDS (See COMMUNICABLE DISEASES)

AIR POLLUTION

      Clark County

             Audit of programs, SB 475, SB 534

             Cooperative agreement to create separate authority, procedures, SB 536††

             Emission reduction credit programs

                   Audit of county program, SB 475

                   Local agencies, establishment of programs authorized, SB 535**

             Fines, deposit and use, AB 284, AB 546

             Forms certifying emission compliance, additional fees, SB 357, AB 198**

             Heavy-duty vehicles and construction equipment, regulation, AB 284

             Review of programs by environmental commission, SB 534

             Visibility standards for air quality, AB 284

      Construction sites, exemption from certain penalty provisions, SB 90

      District attorneys, injunctions, prosecution of violations, SB 533**

      Environmental contamination, investigation by health authorities, AB 630†

      Federal lands, certain actions by BLM and EPA urged, SJR 12

      Inspection stations and authorized stations

             Clean-burning fuel, regulation of authorized inspection stations, SB 478†

             Fees for certain forms, retention of commission, AB 198**

             Garagemen's laws, applicability, AB 171*

             Installation and repair of ignition and fuel systems, authority, AB 258

             Surcharge for database access fees, authorization, AB 198*

             Vehicle registration, renewal, AB 646*

      Local air pollution control boards

             Audit of programs, SB 534

             Control officers, authority to initiate certain proceedings, SB 533**

             Incentive programs, development, SB 534

             Regional haze, duties, SB 534

             Review of plans by department of conservation and natural resources, SB 534

      Local programs in nonattainment or maintenance areas, financing, SB 357, AB 198**

      Motor vehicles

             Clean-burning fuel, exemption from certain taxes, SB 478†

             Incentives for repair of noncomplying vehicles or use of alternative fuels, development of programs, SB 478*, SB 534

             Las Vegas, appropriation for hydrogen vehicle refueling system, AB 348

             Low-sulfur diesel fuel removed from use as alternative fuel, SB 177

      Pollution control account, sources and use, SB 357, SB 478†, AB 198**

      Utility facilities, review of applications for construction permits, SB 362**

      Washoe County,  deposit and use of fines, AB 284, AB 546

AIRCRAFT AND AIRLINES

      Aviation fuel tax, distribution to Civil Air Patrol, SB 389**

      Classic aircraft, property tax exemption, SB 351

      Explosive or incendiary device, penalty for unlawful possession, AB 105**

      Forfeited aircraft, transfer to Civil Air Patrol, SB 129

      Jet or turbine-powered aircraft fuel tax, use, SB 26*, SB 39**

      Pesticides, liability insurance requirements for application by aircraft, AB 30*

      Property tax delinquencies, seizure and sale of aircraft, SB 376**

      Theft of fuel, penalty, AB 162*

      Tour operators and brokers, regulation, AB 245*, AB 627*

      Transport companies, taxation of interstate or intercounty property, SB 65, SB 529

AIRPORT AUTHORITY OF WASHOE COUNTY

      Board of trustees

             Adoption of motions and resolutions, SB 329†

             Appointment, SB 38**, SB 299**

             Number of members increased, SB 299**

             Qualifications, SB 299**

             Removal, ability of appointing authority limited, SB 299**

             Term limits, SB 299**

      Concession agreements

             Former board members, restrictions on submission of bids, SB 38**, AB 312

             Local Government Purchasing Act, applicability, SB 38**, AB 312

      Former members, conflicts of interest, employment restrictions, SB 38**, AB 312

      Installment-purchase agreements authorized, SB 553**, SB 559

      Police officers, duties when felony committed in presence of, AB 220*

AIRPORT TRANSFER SERVICES

      Gaming licensees, exemption from regulation, SB 576

      Kickbacks from sexually oriented businesses, unlawful acts, AB 627†

      Livery limousines (See LIMOUSINES)

      Preventative maintenance and safety inspections, requirements, SB 270, SB 576

AIRPORTS

      Computer crimes causing service disruptions unlawful, penalties, SB 48*

      County property leased for use as airport, airport facility or service, term, AB 210*

      Explosive or incendiary device, penalty for unlawful possession, AB 105**

      Grants for facilities owned by local governments, SB 26*

      Guards or police officers, duties when felony committed in presence of, AB 220*

      Jet or turbine-powered aircraft fuel tax, use for promotion of airport, SB 39**

      Municipal airport property, sale, lease or exchange, AB 647

      Noise abatement in Clark County, duties of county airport, AB 490*

      Property tax exemption, SB 376**

      Trust fund for aviation, creation, sources and use, SB 26*

ALCOHOL (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS; INTOXICATING LIQUORS)

ALCOHOL ABUSE (See DRUG AND ALCOHOL ABUSE)

ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE, BUREAU OF (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF)

ALIENS

      Criminal proceedings, notice of effect of certain pleas, AB 394

      Mexican consulate, approval of establishment in Las Vegas urged, SJR 7‡

      Racial profiling by peace officers prohibited, AB 500**

      Teachers, employment by school districts authorized, SB 148

      Traffic stops, study by attorney general, AB 500**

ALS (See AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS)

ALTERNATIVE FUELS

      Incentive programs for use of alternative fuels, development, SB 478*, SB 534

      Low-sulfur diesel fuel removed from use as alternative fuel, SB 177

      Propane, adoption of standards for use as motor fuel, AB 629†

      School bonds, use to purchase alternative-fuel vehicles, SB 553**

      Tax exemption for use of clean-burning fuel, SB 478†

ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

      Alzheimer's association - southern Nevada chapter, appropriation, AB 255

      Awareness Day designated, SCR 41‡

      Respite care programs, appropriations, SB 342, SB 452

AMATEUR RADIO SERVICES

      Antenna structures, prohibition against undue restrictions, AB 61*

      Leave of absence for public employees during disaster, AB 122, AB 386**

AMBULANCES (See also EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES)

      Do-not-resuscitate orders, effect during transfers of patients, AB 173**

      Fire fighting agencies, transport and care of sick or injured persons, AB 488**

      Health insurance, mandatory benefits for services repealed, AB 206

      Laser pointers, unlawful to direct light at driver or attendant, AB 24

      Mentally ill persons, transport to facilities, AB 636*

      Sirens and lights, use, SB 521*

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED PERSONS

      SenioRx advisory committee, representation, AB 543

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF TISSUE BANKS

      Anatomical gifts, advisory committee on, representation, AB 497†

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE

      Licensing and regulation of interpreters, SB 245*

AMPHIBIOUS DEVICES

      Registration required, issuance of certificates of ownership, SB 220

AMPUTATIONS

      Podiatrists, authorization to perform, SB 405*

AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS

      ALS association of Nevada, appropriation, SB 12

      Respite care, establishment of pilot program, SB 342

ANATOMICAL GIFTS

      Advisory committee on anatomical gifts, creation, AB 497†

      Anatomical gift account, creation, sources, AB 497**

      Consumer's advocate, duties, AB 497**

      Registry, establishment, AB 497†

ANESTHESIA

      Dental care, health insurance coverage for minors, SB 111

      Medical devices, sales and use tax exemption, SB 528**, AB 411

ANIMAL SHELTERS (See ANIMALS)

ANIMALS

      Advisory committees on animals, establishment by counties and cities, AB 412

      Bestiality prohibited, penalty, SB 173

      Chiropractors, practice of animal chiropractic, SB 510

      Cruelty to animals (See CRUELTY TO ANIMALS)

      Dairy animals, penalty for keeping in unhealthy conditions, SB 62†

      Driving animal-drawn vehicle on highway, duties of approaching drivers, AB 463†

      Fighting between, penalty for instigating or witnessing, SB 62**

      Hunting (See HUNTING)

      License plates for support of animals, issuance, SB 54**

      Livestock (See LIVESTOCK)

      Ordinances

             Civil liability for violation of ordinance relating to animal control, SB 150**

             Control and protection, authority of county commissioners, AB 92**

             Enactments more stringent than state laws restricted, SB 62†, AB 208

             Inherently dangerous animals, designation, insurance requirements, SB 150**

      Ownership or possession, prohibition against laws restricting, AB 208†

      Police animals

             Applicability of laws regarding riding horses in public places, AB 463**

             Death or injury to animal, penalties, SB 62**

             Substantial bodily harm caused by injuring or killing animal, penalty, AB 463†

      Predatory animals, fees and appropriation for management, SB 30, AB 291*

      Regulations more stringent than state laws restricted, SB 62†, AB 208

      Riding or herding on or along highway, duties of approaching drivers, AB 463†

      Rodeos (See RODEOS)

      Service dogs, penalty for death or injury to, SB 62**

      Shelters

             Dangerous animals, duties, AB 412

             License plates for support of activities, issuance, SB 54**

      Show dogs, penalties for death or injury to, SB 62**

      Spaying or neutering, requirement prohibited, AB 208†

      State animal, mustang designated as, AB 219†

      Trapping (See TRAPS AND TRAPPING)

      Trusts for care of animals, validation, AB 33*

      Wildlife (See WILD HORSES; WILDLIFE)

ANNEXATION

      Authority of governing bodies of certain cities expanded, AB 179**

      Boundaries, changes resulting from annexation restricted within certain time before election, SB 155**

      Clark County, inclusion of certain portions of county roads, state highways and railroads in territory annexed, AB 101*

      Elko, City of, annexation commission repealed, AB 11*

      Islands, prohibition against creation, SB 280

      Washoe County regional planning

             Amendment to regional plan regarding annexation, voting procedures, SB 383

             Certain city ordinances ineffective absent annexation of territory within sphere of influence, SB 279

             Program of annexation, adoption and revision, SB 567

ANNUITIES

      Nevada life and health guaranty association, coverage, SB 252*

ANOREXIA NERVOSA

      Educational programs and materials, development and distribution urged, SCR 17‡

APPEALS

      Civil judgment over $1,000,000, appeal bond, AB 576†

      Estates, contests of wills, SB 33*

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Land use planning decisions, SB 554**

      Nevada life and health guaranty association, actions of board, SB 252*

      Paternity findings, right of appeal, SB 369

      Property tax assessments, SB 376**

      Real property transfer tax, appeals to tax commission, SB 238*

      State employees, decisions regarding catastrophic leave, AB 285**

      Tobacco settlement litigation, appeal bond, AB 576**

      Trusts, applicability of laws, SB 33*

      Work permits, televising of appeals of denials prohibited, SB 256

APPEALS, COURT OF

      Creation, AJR 12‡, AJR 22 of the 70th session

APPLIANCES

      Building codes, fire safety of interior furnishings, AB 467

      Liens for repairs, SB 19

      Service contracts, automatic renewals unenforceable, exceptions, SB 5

      Time shares, property tax on household goods, SB 376**

APPRAISERS OF DAMAGE TO MOTOR VEHICLES

      Licensing, fees, unlawful acts, AB 618*

APPRAISERS OF REAL ESTATE

      Certificates, licenses or registration, fees, SB 307**

      Community redevelopment, determination of fair market value of projects, AB 407

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Investigative and disciplinary authority of division and commission, AB 621**

      Statements of visual condition included in scope of practice, AB 153**

APPRAISERS OF REAL ESTATE, COMMISSION OF

      Activities of commission, report to legislature, SB 420*

      Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

      Investigative and disciplinary authority, AB 621**

      Special investigations, duties, SB 307**

APPRENTICES AND APPRENTICESHIPS

      Cosmetology apprentices, registration, AB 551†

      Industrial insurance coverage, deemed wage for trainees, AB 150**

      Programs, grounds for denial, suspension, termination or probation, AB 149*

APPRENTICESHIP COUNCIL, STATE

      Programs of apprenticeship, authority, regulations, AB 149**

      Workplace diversity, efforts to increase urged, ACR 37‡

APPROPRIATIONS

      Administration, department of

             Group insurance for school district retirees, SB 392

             Holocaust, advisory commission on education relating to, AB 520**

             Integrated financial system, AB 233

             Las Vegas, amateur athletics and recreational programs, AB 360

             Medical and dental scholarships, SB 40

      Adopted children with special needs, medical assistance, SB 120

      Aging services division

             Assisted living program for low-income persons, study, SB 341

             Identification and use of available services for seniors program, SB 215

             Nevada silver haired legislative forum, SB 462**

             Respite care program, SB 342

             Wide area network, AB 528

      Agriculture, state department of

             Agricultural administration, AB 273**

             Agricultural working capital, revolving account for, AB 273**

             Manager of interagency relations, law enforcement activities and public relations, SB 537

             Medical marijuana, regulatory expenses, AB 453†

             Vehicles, equipment, SB 450**

             Weeds, grant program for local treatment and control, SB 13

      Alcohol and drug abuse, bureau of, AB 121

      Alcohol and drug abuse treatment programs, district courts, SB 143**, SB 429, SB 430, AB 73, AB 453†

      Alliance for the mentally ill of Nevada, SB 452

      ALS Association Nevada chapter, SB 12

      Alzheimer's association - southern Nevada chapter, AB 255

      Arts and humanities, endowment fund for, SB 170†

      Athletic commission, Nevada, AB 235**

      Attorney general, SB 246, SB 586**, AB 479

      Audit division, AB 52†

      Autism, commission on, AB 635

      Battle Mountain

             Flood control project, AB 185

             Industrial park, AB 114

      Bill of rights institute, SB 313

      Boulder City museum and historical association, AB 352

      Boulder City railroad museum, SB 457**

      Budget division, AB 658**

      Buildings and grounds division, AB 522**

      Business and industry, department of

             Labor commissioner, computer equipment, AB 503**

             Nevada athletic commission, AB 235**

             Real estate agents, automated licensing system, AB 502

      C.A.R.E. Chest of Sierra Nevada, AB 3

      Caliente, fairground improvements, AB 288

      California-Nevada super speed ground transportation commission, AB 170

      Cancer

             Development of state plan, Medicaid coverage, AB 75†

             System of reporting information, AB 630†

      Capital improvement projects, SB 584**

      Carson City

             Brewery arts center, cultural center and plaza, AB 20

             Fire department, SB 41

             Housing for persons released from institutional care, SB 368

             Mental health team, AB 286

             Parking garage, SB 68

      Channel clearance, maintenance, restoration, surveying and monumenting program, account for, AB 508**

      Child and family services, division of

             Adopted children with special needs, medical assistance, SB 120

             Child welfare services, transfer, AB 343, AB 512

             Furnishings and equipment, AB 517**

             Group homes, foster care, Medicare and subsidized adoptions, SB 247**

             Literacy program for juvenile offenders, AB 426

             Mental health and substance abuse, community programs, SB 287, AB 470

             Northern Nevada child and adolescent services, AB 532**

             Perinatal substance abuse, public information campaign, SB 422

             Southern Nevada child and adolescent services, SB 456**

      Child health assurance program, AB 196†

      Children's health insurance program, AB 31

      Churchill County, AB 212

      Clark County

             Community resources management, homeless prevention assistance, AB 303

             Coroner's office, visitation program for juvenile delinquents, AB 174†

             Economic opportunity board

                   Adult day care centers, AB 65

                   Buses, purchase, SB 79

                   Head Start program, AB 416

             Metropolitan police department, SB 360†

             Nevada partnership for homeless youth, AB 139

             Shooting range, AB 2

             Spring Mountain youth camp, AB 71

      Clark County school district (See Education, this heading)

      Community health centers, AB 350

      Comstock Cemetery Foundation, Inc., SB 332, AB 610

      Conservation and natural resources, state department of

             Director's office, SB 250**, SB 447, AB 403†

             Truckee River operating agreement, AB 504**

      Consumer affairs division, AB 533**

      Contingency fund, SB 518

      Court administrator, AB 73

      Criminal history repository, database for dental records, SB 293

      Defibrillators for distribution throughout state, SB 403, AB 473

      Desert space station science museum, AB 270

      Developmental services commission, SB 364

      District judges

             Judicial pensions fund, AB 237**

             Judicial retirement system, AB 232

             Salary account, SB 137*, SB 184*, AB 109, AB 606

      Douglas County, China Spring youth camp, SB 582

      Economic development, division of, AB 216

      Education

             Achievement and proficiency tests, SB 251**, SB 459, AB 319†

             Bill of rights and constitution, teacher training, SB 313

             Boulder City high school, AB 244

             Capital improvements, fund to assist school districts in financing, AB 300†

             Charter schools

                   Evaluation, SB 292, AB 224

                   Keystone Academy, AB 307

                   Special education programs, AB 409

             Clark County public education foundation, AB 190

             Clark County school district

                   After-school literacy program, SB 360†

                   Bonuses or stipends for certain recruited teachers, SB 140

                   Distance education programs, AB 188

                   Electronic textbooks, SB 386

                   Extended school day, pilot program, AB 184

                   Keystone Academy, AB 307

                   Public broadcasting station, AB 188

                   Rotating block schedule, pilot program, SB 67

                   Support personnel and substitute teachers, educational materials, SB 140

                   Web-based educational system, AB 67

             Classification and enhanced compensation program for teachers, SB 168

             Construction, repair and renovation, revolving fund for, AB 300†

             Content and performance standards, programs to improve public relations concerning, SB 109†

             Coordinator of requests for grants, SB 346

             Cost-of-living increases for school employees, SB 458**, AB 673**

             Culinary and hospitality academy of Las Vegas, AB 594

             Discipline of pupils, alternative placement programs, AB 319†

             Donated books, distribution program, SB 388†

             Early childhood education programs, AB 416

             Educational technology, SB 427**, AB 409, AB 450

             Endorsements, reimbursement of costs, AB 251, AB 311†, AB 613†

             Energy costs of schools, SB 518

             English as a second language, AB 251, AB 409

             Enhanced compensation programs, AB 297†

             Family literacy programs, AB 416

             Financial analysis model program, SB 109

             Head start program, Clark County, AB 416

             Health insurance for school employees, SB 587**

             Hi-tech learning centers, AB 39, AB 589

             Holocaust, advisory council on education relating to the, AB 520**

             Indian education, advisory committee on, SB 365

             Lincoln County school district, SB 498**

             Mastery diplomas, alternative assessments, AB 319†

             National certification of teachers, SB 140, SB 148†, AB 409

             Nevada report card program, SB 459

             Nursing programs, AB 378**

             Parental involvement, grants for certain programs that promote, AB 57

             Professional development of teachers, AB 450

             Programs at risk of termination, SB 588

             Retired school employees, state contribution for health insurance, SB 392

             School nurses and psychologists, AB 409

             School to career program, AB 409

             Signing bonuses, SB 427**

             State distributive school account, SB 417, SB 585**, AB 409, AB 457, AB 671**

             Terra Nova tests, contractual obligations, SB 251**

             Textbooks and workbooks, SB 427†, AB 450

             University of Nevada (See University of Nevada, this heading)

             Vocational student organizations, SB 14

             Washoe County school district

                   Children's Cabinet, preschool programs, AB 287

                   Educational opportunities for pupils, pilot program, SB 147

                   Kindergarten instruction in certain schools, expansion, SB 142

             Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, SB 391, SB 581**

      Elko

             Chamber of commerce, SB 189

             Senior activities program, SB 188

      Emergency account, AB 588**

      Emergency management, division of, SB 309

      Emergency system of call boxes in Clark County, AB 175**

      Employment, training and rehabilitation, department of, SB 174**, SB 477**

      Energy costs of schools and state agencies, SB 518

      Eureka County, AB 275

      Examiners, state board of, SB 84**, AB 673**

      Fallon leukemia cluster, investigation, AB 359

      Fetal alcohol syndrome, advisory subcommittee on, SB 277†

      Fish and game, department of, SB 30

      Forestry, division of

             Equipment, SB 449**, AB 510**

             Fire suppression, regional strike teams, SB 158

             Radio connection with department of motor vehicles, AB 509

             Seed bank coordinator, SB 160

      Gambling, revolving account for treatment of problem gambling, SB 335

      General appropriations, AB 672**

      Great Basin heritage area partnership, AB 268

      Handicapped persons

             Assistive devices for independent living, SB 477**

             Medical assistance program for certain employed persons, SB 207†

             Personal assistance programs, SB 174**

             Task force for community-based services, SB 486

      Hawthorne National Guard armory, renovation, SB 322

      Health account for uninsured families, Nevada, AB 603

      Health care financing and policy, division of, SB 403

      Health division

             Breast and cervical cancer, Medicaid coverage, AB 75†

             Cancer reporting system, AB 630†

             Defibrillators, AB 473

             Medical use of marijuana, state commission for, SB 545

             Pain management issues, state committee on, SB 371

             Perinatal services, SB 403

             Putative father registry, SB 295

      Health, state board of, SB 208†

      Highway patrol, Nevada

             Las Vegas facility, SB 476

             Salary upgrades, SB 84**

      Housing division, AB 340

      Human resources, department of

             Business process re-engineering project, SB 454

             Computer software and equipment, AB 529**

             Electronic application process, AB 514**

             Family resources, program to coordinate, AB 599

             Handicapped persons, assistance programs, SB 207†, SB 477†

             HIV/AIDS clinics, AB 515**

             Jan Evans juvenile justice center, AB 598**

             Liaison for Indian tribal welfare, SB 365

             Long-term strategic plans for health care, AB 513**

             Medicaid (See Medicaid, this heading)

             Nevada rural health communications system, AB 529**

             SenioRx program, SB 453

      Humboldt River, study of water management practices, SB 162, SB 582

      Indian affairs, department of, SB 365

      Indian Springs town advisory board, AB 281

      Information technology, department of, AB 524**

      Interim finance committee

             China Spring youth camp, distribution, SB 582

             Community health centers, AB 350

             Educational programs at risk of termination, SB 588

             Electronic application process for health programs, AB 514**

             Energy costs of schools and state agencies, SB 518

             Fallon leukemia cluster investigation, AB 359

             Financial analysis model program, SB 109

             Health insurance for school employees, SB 587**

             Nursing students, student loans, AB 378**

             Public broadcasting stations, SB 407, AB 76

             Teacher classification and enhanced compensation program, SB 168

      Investigation division, SB 360†, AB 523**

      Juvenile courts, community-based programs, SB 287, AB 470

      Labor commissioner, computer equipment, AB 503**

      Lander County, AB 114, AB 185

      Las Vegas

             Amateur athletics and recreational programs, AB 360

             Child care improvement grant program, AB 215

             Equestrian arena and rodeo facility, AB 262

             Greater Las Vegas inner-city games, AB 595

             Housing authority, AB 70

             Hydrogen vehicle refueling system, AB 348

             Latchkey programs, AB 116

             Performing arts center, AB 594

             Super speed ground transportation activities, AB 170

      Legislative fund (See LEGISLATURE)

      Life line family education center, SB 78, SB 451

      Lincoln County, AB 288

      Lincoln County school district (See Education, this heading)

      Local cultural activities, account for, AB 274

      Long-term care, advisory task force on, SB 402†

      Long-term care, legislative study, SB 8

      Lost City museum, SB 248**

      MacDonald Center for the Arts and Humanities, Inc., AB 85

      Maternal and child health, advisory board on, SB 277†

      Medicaid

             Breast and cervical cancer, coverage, AB 75†

             Child health assurance program, AB 196†

             Electronic application process, AB 514**

             Insulin pumps, coverage, SB 166

             Long-term care, SB 259, AB 371

             Management information system, AB 516**

             Podiatric services, coverage, SB 166

             Pregnant women and minors, presumptive eligibility, AB 31

             Rural care providers, reimbursements, SB 403

      Medical use of marijuana, state commission for, SB 545

      Meetings of public agencies, statewide training to members, AB 479

      Mental health and developmental services, division of

             Certification panels, SB 241

             Computer software and equipment, SB 446**

             Desert regional center, SB 439**

             Emergency admissions, medical examinations, AB 636†

             Lakes Crossing Center, SB 455**

             Nevada mental health institute, SB 247**, SB 435**

             Rural clinics, SB 441**

             Rural health telemedicine network, SB 403

             Rural regional center, SB 436**

             Seriously mentally ill, homeless adults, pilot program, AB 346†

             Sierra regional center, SB 440**

             Southern Nevada adult mental health services, SB 247**

      Mineral County, SB 322

      Minerals, division of, SB 106

      Motor pool division, AB 523**

      Motor vehicles and public safety, department of

             Branch offices, establishment, SB 10, AB 51

             Budget shortfalls, AB 234**

             Central repository, database for dental records, SB 293

             Computer equipment, AB 474†

             Furniture for Carson City office, AB 609**

             National crime information center computer upgrades, SB 445, AB 592

             Reclassification of personnel, AB 236**

             Replacement of license plates, reversion of previous appropriation, SB 525**

             Toll-free telephone number for registration violations, AB 474

      Museums and history, division of, SB 66, SB 248**, SB 457**

      Museums, library and arts, department of

             Computer software and equipment, SB 432**

             Conservation laboratory, SB 457**

             Equipment, SB 433**

             Las Vegas performing arts center, AB 594

             Las Vegas Springs Preserve, planning, SB 434

             Library collections and equipment requirements, grants for, SB 431**

             Monument program, SB 433**

             Nevada Ballet Theater, Inc., AB 321

             Nevada history CD-ROM, AB 372

             Statue of Sarah Winnemucca in U.S. Capitol, AB 267†

             Utility expenses, personnel costs and purchasing assessments, SB 248**

      National and community service, Nevada commission for, AB 521**

      National college of juvenile and family justice, SB 438**

      National judicial college, SB 437**

      Nevada alliance for defense, energy and business, SB 404

      Nevada association for the handicapped, SB 325

      Nevada Ballet Theater, Inc., AB 321

      Nevada historical society, SB 248**, SB 360†

      Nevada humanities committee, SB 428**

      Nevada interscholastic activities association, SB 331

      Nevada museum and historical society, SB 248**, SB 434

      Nevada partners, AB 66, AB 191

      Nevada protection account, SB 494**

      Nevada science and technology center, AB 270

      Nevada silver haired legislative forum, SB 462**

      Nevada state railroad museum, SB 248**

      Nevada test site historical foundation, SB 178

      Newlands project water rights fund, AB 283

      North Las Vegas, AB 66, AB 68

      Northeastern Nevada area health education center, SB 403

      Northern area substance abuse council, SB 348

      Northern Nevada regional fire training facility, SB 41

      Northern Nevada writing project, AB 303

      Opportunity Village Foundation, SB 491**

      Organic agricultural products, advisory council, AB 593

      Pahrump, fairgrounds and recreation complex, AB 432

      Pain management issues, state committee on, SB 371

      Panaca, fairground improvements, AB 288

      Parole and probation, division of

             Computers and telecommunications, AB 596**, AB 597**

             Security upgrades and operating expenses, SB 444**

             Stale payroll claim, AB 234**

      Parole commissioners, state board of, AB 234**

      Peace officers' standards and training commission, SB 445

      Predatory animal and rodent committee, state, AB 273**

      Predatory animals, control, SB 30

      Prisons, department of

             Budget accounts, SB 463**

             Certification panels, SB 241

             Electronic fingerprint and digital photograph system, SB 296

             Equipment, SB 442**

             Genetic marker analyses, AB 354

             Ion scanners, AB 330

             Literacy program, AB 241

             Maintenance projects, SB 463**

             Pioche conservation camp, SB 442**

             Utility expenses, supplemental appropriation, SB 580

             Wild horse stables, SB 443

      Public broadcasting stations

             Digital conversion project, SB 407, AB 76, AB 188

             Radio transmission equipment, SB 407, AB 76

             Support, AB 147

      Public employees' benefits program, SB 343, AB 564†

      Public lands, transfer, acquisition and use, SB 162, SB 582

      Public officers, commission to review compensation of, AB 606†

      Real estate division, SB 307**

      Reserve for statutory contingency account, SB 517**

      Respite service, community programs, SB 206

      Rural health care, SB 403, AB 529**, AB 612

      Science and technology regional development corporation, AB 270

      Secretary of state, SB 249**, SB 464**

      SenioRx program, SB 453

      Southern Nevada writing project, AB 303

      Stale claims account, AB 587**

      State employees, cost-of-living increases, AB 673**

      State museum, southern Nevada, SB 66

      State parks, division of

             Belmont courthouse restoration, AB 119

             Equipment, AB 505**

             Floyd Lamb state park, building restoration, AB 269

             Improvements to state parks, SB 448**

             Maintenance projects, AB 506**

             Radio connection with department of motor vehicles, AB 507**

      Storey County, SB 332, AB 40

      Supreme court

             Commission on law libraries, salaries, SB 184*, AB 606

             Retirement system, AB 232

             Security system, information technology and equipment, AB 525**

      Tahoe regional planning agency, AB 511**

      Taxation, department of

             Business process re-engineering project, AB 519**

             Document scanner and reporting system, AB 519**

             Equipment, AB 526**

             Liquor taxes, regulatory costs, AB 669†

             Tax initiative, implementation costs, Initiative Petition

      Transportation, department of, AB 175**, AB 424†

      Tricounty railway commission, SB 9

      Truckee-Carson irrigation district, AB 283

      Tule Springs Preservation, Inc., AB 269

      University of Nevada

             Agricultural experiment station and cooperative extension, SB 359

             Center for business and economic research, UNLV, SB 469

             Clinical law program at Boyd School of Law, UNLV, AB 186

             Computing center, SB 461**

             Criminal justice department, UNLV, AB 146

             Dental hygiene programs, SB 208†

             Diversity initiatives, office of, UNLV, AB 193

             Environmental studies, center for, UNLV, SB 460

             Great Basin College, Elko, SB 97, SB 403, AB 5

             Henderson state college, start-up costs, AB 518

             Imaging computer work stations, SB 360†

             Medical and dental school scholarships, SB 40

             Nevada health service corps loan repayment program, SB 403

             Nevada writing projects, AB 303

             Pahrump, construction of community college, AB 143

             Pediatric diabetes and endocrinology center, SB 166

             Physician assistant training program, SB 403

             Retention and carryover of balance of certain appropriations, SB 493

             Rural health office capital loan pool program, SB 403

             School to career program, AB 409

             Single parents with low incomes, assistance programs, AB 118

             Substance abuse counseling degree program, SB 360†

             Teacher education loan program, AB 311†, AB 613†

             University medical center of southern Nevada, audit, AB 52†

             Western Nevada community college, AB 280, AB 591

             Women's research institute, UNLV, publication of historical book, AB 260

      Veterans

             Field service office, Churchill County, AB 212

             Nevada veterans center and museum, Las Vegas, AB 278†

             Veterans' home in northern Nevada, SB 326

             World War II memorial campaign, AB 278†

      Virginia & Truckee railroad, reconstruction, SB 9

      Virginia City historical facility, construction, SB 332

      Walker Lake, preservation projects, AB 403†

      Washoe Association  for Retarded Citizens, SB 491**

      Washoe County, SB 360†, AB 174†

      Washoe County school district (See Education, this heading)

      Water, adjudication emergency account, SB 465**

      Water resources, division of, SB 250**, AB 508**

      Welfare division, AB 209**, AB 530**, AB 590

      Western folklife center, SB 187

      White Pine County, SB 275, AB 268, AB 448†

      Winnemucca, Sarah, creation of statue in U.S. Capitol, AB 267†

      Youth parole bureau, mental health counselors, SB 287

      Youth training center, Nevada, AB 531**

      Yucca Mountain, account to prevent location of waste repository, SB 494**

ARBITRATION (See also MEDIATION)

      Common-interest communities, SB 261†, SB 421, AB 484

      Constructional defects, contracts requiring arbitration prohibited, SB 89, AB 81

      Fees of arbitrators, SB 15**

      Local government employees, arbitration of certain disputes, AB 365

      Mechanics' and materialmen's liens, rights unimpaired, effect on trials, SB 370

      Personal injury attorneys, prohibition against acting as arbitrator, SB 15†

      State employees

             Arbitration of certain grievances authorized, AB 9

             Collective bargaining, arbitration of disputes, AB 478

      State highways relinquished to local entities, maintenance costs, SB 219†, AB 175†

      Uniform Arbitration Act, adoption of revised act, SB 336*

ARCHEOLOGY (See HISTORIC PRESERVATION AND ARCHEOLOGY)

ARCHITECTS

      Certificates of registration

             Examinations, SB 301**, AB 539

             Expiration, fees, SB 301**, AB 539

      Claims against licensees, establishment of screening panels, SB 218

      Constructional defects (See CONSTRUCTIONAL DEFECTS)

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Electronic submission of plans, authorization, SB 301**, AB 539

      Oaths, SB 301**, AB 539

      Professional corporations, formation and operation, SB 301**

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      Qualifications, SB 301†, AB 539

ARCHITECTURE, INTERIOR DESIGN AND RESIDENTIAL DESIGN, STATE BOARD OF

      Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

      Composition, name changed, AB 467

      Criminal proceedings involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

      Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

      Residential or interior design members, duties, SB 301**, AB 539

      Screening panels, appointment of members, SB 218

      State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

ARMED FORCES (See also VETERANS)

      Absent voting (See also ELECTIONS)

             Internet, voting by, SB 565†

             Special ballots for persons out of country, counting, AB 638*

      Draft registration, assistance to applicants for drivers' licenses, AB 642

ARREST

      Bail (See BAIL)

      Candidates for office, requirement to file declaration of arrests, SB 98

      Domestic violence, arrest procedures, AB 259*, AB 377*

      Private persons making arrest, duties, SB 182**

      School police officers, authority, SB 103

      Societies for prevention of cruelty to animals, authority, AB 419*

      Traffic stops, study by attorney general, AB 500**

      Work permits for nongaming employees, denial based on arrest restricted, SB 256

      Workplace harassment, violation of protective order, AB 370*

ARTS AND HUMANITIES

      Contracts involving minors, petition for judicial approval, SB 47

      Endowment fund for arts and humanities, creation, appropriation, SB 170†

      Local cultural activities, account for, appropriation, AB 274

      MacDonald center for arts and humanities, appropriation, AB 85

      Nevada arts advocates, funding allocation, SB 170†

      Nevada cultural fund, creation, SB 170**

      Nevada humanities committee, appropriation, SB 428**

      Performing arts center, Clark County, support, appropriation, AB 594, SCR 43‡

      Room tax increase for use of artistic and cultural programs, AB 158

      Winnemucca, Sarah, creation of statue for U.S. Capitol, AB 267**

ARTS COUNCIL, STATE

      Artistic and cultural programs, account for, administration, AB 158

      Challenge grant program, appropriation, AB 672**

      Endowment fund for arts and humanities, duties, appropriation, SB 170†

      Nevada cultural fund, creation, duties, SB 170**

ASBESTOS CONTROL

      Licensing and regulation, SB 314

ASSAULT

      Definition, penalties, AB 344**

      Probationers, prisoners or parolees, enhanced penalties for crime committed against certain persons, SB 31*

      Public employees who make home visits, enhanced penalty for assault of, SB 31*

      School property, bus or event, reports of crimes committed, SB 291

ASSEMBLY, STATE (See LEGISLATURE)

ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES

      Clark County, financing of assisted living center, AB 340

      Definition of residential facility for groups includes assisted living facility, SB 74*

ATHLETIC COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Confidential information, AB 446**

      Executive director, powers, AB 446**

      Hearings, notices to accused, AB 446**

      Supplemental appropriation, AB 235**

      Television networks and sanctioning organizations, registration, AB 446**

ATTACHMENT

      Fees for service of process, AB 94*

      Homestead exemption, SB 83

ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME

      Annoying or molesting a minor, penalties, SB 551**

      Genetic marker testing of certain convicted persons, SB 548†, AB 54**, AB 489*

      Peace officers with limited jurisdiction, attempted felony committed in presence of, duties, AB 220*

      School property, bus or event, reports of attempted crimes, SB 291

ATTORNEY GENERAL

      Administrative assistant, appointment, AB 602

      Administrative program, appropriation, SB 586**

      Budget accounts, transfer of money, AB 602

      Candidates for office, duties regarding challenges to qualifications, AB 487*

      Computer-related crimes, injunctions, SB 48*

      Constructional defect commission, legal counsel, SB 310

      Consumer protection, bureau of (See CONSUMER'S ADVOCATE)

      Contracts, authority to enter into, AB 602

      Controlled substance violations, injunctions, SB 397**

      Employees, classification, salaries and benefits, AB 602

      Employment discrimination, recovery of penalties, SB 23

      Financial matters of office, authority, AB 602

      Foundations, notice of change of governing instruments removed, SB 51*, SB 217, SB 577**

      Home loans, investigation and prosecution of unfair lending practices, AB 447†

      Initiative and referendum petitions, duties relating to summaries, AB 164

      Insurance fraud

             Allocation of special investigative account, AB 134**

             Budget for investigative program, duties, AB 134**

             Fraud control unit, establishment, duties, AB 135**, AB 572

      Interlocal contracts among public agencies, approval, AB 128*

      Internet pharmacies, prosecution of violations, SB 397**

      Internet service providers, retention of records, regulation, SB 551†

      Juvenile justice system, receipt of annual report, SB 232†

      Labor laws, prosecution of violations, SB 373**

      Leases for state offices, approval, AB 128*

      Limited-liability companies, actions against, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Local governments, assessment for certain tort claims, SB 568**

      Meetings of public agencies, appropriation to provide statewide training, AB 479

      Mortgage industry commission, legal advisor, AB 324†

      Oriental medicine, duties regarding complaints, AB 302**, ACR 40‡

      Osteopathic physicians, investigation, AB 290*

      Post-conviction relief for death penalty convictions, notice, duties, AB 354

      Prescriptions, unlawful acts, prosecution of violations, SB 397**

      Prisons, investigation of crimes, duties regarding search of visitors, AB 330†

      Public lands

             Authority to initiate actions, SB 340, AB 391†

             Declaratory actions regarding limits on use of identified roads, SB 106

      Public works projects, prosecution of wage and employment violations, SB 560**

      Radio communications, interception and disclosure, AB 306

      Reciprocal beneficiary relationships, duties, AB 496

      Salary

             Citizens' commission to fix, AJR 14

             Increase, AB 606

      Sex offenders, duties regarding community notification, SB 286†

      Specialized training of state employees, duties, SB 354

      Supplemental appropriation, SB 246

      Telemarketing, legal adviser to consumer affairs division, AB 151**

      Toilet facilities in public facilities, duties regarding Braille signs, SB 324*

      Traffic stops, study, AB 500**

      Water suppliers, recovery of civil penalties, AB 200**

ATTORNEYS AT LAW

      Arbitrator, prohibition against personal injury attorney acting as, SB 15†

      Child protection cases

             Appointment and compensation, AB 577

             Receipt of information, participation in proceedings, AB 429**

      City attorneys (See CITY ATTORNEYS)

      Constructional defect cases, duties, SB 185, SB 310, SB 421†, SB 516, AB 133

      Criminal justice, advisory committee on, representation, SB 286

      District attorneys (See DISTRICT ATTORNEYS)

      Guardianship of minors, participation in proceedings, AB 429**

      Juvenile court proceedings, representation of children, AB 308*

      Legislative members, stays of court proceedings during session, AB 148*

      Out-of-state law firms, domestication, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Pro bono programs, additional court fees for support, AB 239**

      State employee organizations, collective bargaining disputes, AB 478

      Termination of parental rights, participation in proceedings, AB 429**

      Tort actions, limitation of fees, AB 17

      Unauthorized practice of law, prohibitions, penalties, AB 240

ATTORNEYS IN FACT (See POWER OF ATTORNEY)

AUCTIONS

      Damaged vehicles, duties of auctioneers, AB 207†

AUDIO EQUIPMENT (See VIDEO AND AUDIO EQUIPMENT)

AUDIOLOGISTS AND SPEECH PATHOLOGISTS

      Board of examiners for audiology and speech pathology

             Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Criminal proceedings involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

             State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Newborns, hearing tests, SB 308, AB 250*

      School employees, salary increase for national certification, AB 58

AUDITS

      Air pollution control programs, SB 475, SB 534

      Alliance for the mentally ill, SB 452

      Audit division (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

      Business records bill of rights, SB 198

      Check-cashing or deferred deposit services, SB 330*

      Clark County school district, AB 672**

      Health coverage, associations of self-insured private employers providing, SB 28

      Holocaust, advisory council on education relating to, AB 520**

      Industrial insurers, AB 44†

      Insurance compliance audits, confidentiality, waiver, SB 213

      Internal audits, division of (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Life line family education center, SB 451

      Local government finances, SB 317**

      Mortgage brokers and companies, AB 324†

      National and community service, Nevada commission for, AB 521**

      Nevada humanities committee, southern Nevada office, SB 428**

      Nevada silver haired legislative forum, SB 462**

      Opportunity Village Foundation, SB 491**

      Public employees' benefits program, SB 298**

      Public utilities

             Electric utilities, subsidiaries and holding companies, SB 508

             Universal energy charge, compliance, AB 349, AB 661**

      Real property transfer tax, SB 238*

      Room tax, audits of operators, SB 122

      Transportation department and board of directors, SB 415††

      University and community college system of Nevada, AB 26

      University medical center of southern Nevada, AB 52†

      Washoe Association for Retarded Citizens, SB 491**

      Washoe County school district, AB 672**

AUTHORIZED EXPENDITURES

      Capital improvement projects, SB 584**

      General authorized expenditures, SB 586**

AUTISM (See also MENTALLY ILL PERSONS)

      Creation of commission and service centers, appropriation, AB 635

AUTOMOBILE WRECKERS

      Garagemen's laws, applicability, AB 171*

      Theft of automotive products or fuel, penalty, AB 162*

AUTOMOBILES (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

AVIATION FUEL TAX

      Civil Air Patrol, maximum distribution, SB 389**

                                                                     B

BABY SAFE HAVEN

      Abandonment of newborn, care and custody of child, SB 191**

BABYSITTERS

      Compensation for overtime, SB 136

BADGES

      Initiative or referendum, badges for persons gathering signatures, AB 443†

      Nurses, mandatory inclusion of surname on ID badges prohibited, SB 394**

      Retired peace officers, issuance, SB 20†

BAIL

      Domestic violence protective orders, violations, AB 377*

      Forfeiture of bail, AB 401

BAIL AGENTS, ENFORCEMENT AGENTS AND SOLICITORS

      Applicability of insurance laws, AB 618*

      Expiration of license, reexamination after, AB 618*

      Failure of defendant to appear, duties, reports to court, AB 401

      Licensing, fees, AB 618*

BAKE SALES

      Permit requirements, exceptions, SB 352**

BANKS AND BANKING

      Business records bill of rights, adoption, SB 198

      Derogatory remarks about bank, penalty repealed, SB 53**

      Home loans, prohibited acts by lenders, SB 6*, AB 447

      Insurance companies, relations, investments, AB 618*

      Motor vehicles department, electronic submission of documents to, SB 524**

      Residential swimming pools and spas, duties concerning loans, SB 216**

BARBERS AND BARBERING

      Barber schools, instructors, student work hours and patron charges, AB 192*

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      State barbers' health and sanitation board

             Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Criminal proceedings involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

             Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

             State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

BARS AND COCKTAIL LOUNGES (See PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS)

BATTERY

      Domestic violence battery (See DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

      Genetic marker testing of convicted persons, SB 548†, AB 54**, AB 489*

      Probationers, prisoners or parolees, enhanced penalties for crime committed against certain persons, SB 31*

      Public employees who make home visits, enhanced penalty for battery of, SB 31*

      School property, bus or event

             Reports of crimes committed, SB 291

             Violations by pupils, suspension or expulsion, SB 115†, SB 305†

      Sexual assault, battery with intent to commit (See generally SEX OFFENDERS)

BATTLE MOUNTAIN, TOWN OF (For general provisions, see TOWNS)

      Flood control project, appropriation, AB 185

      Industrial park, appropriation, AB 114

BEEF COUNCIL, NEVADA

      Local agricultural products, fostering of purchase and use directed, ACR 4‡

BEES AND BEEHIVES

      Quarantine, authority of state quarantine officer, AB 631**

BELMONT COURTHOUSE

      Appropriation for restoration, AB 119

BENEFICIARIES, RECIPROCAL

      Rights, AB 496

BESTIALITY

      Prohibited, penalty, SB 173

BICYCLE ADVISORY BOARD, NEVADA

      Public safety, department of, part of, SB 481**

BICYCLE PATHS

      Master plans, inclusion of pathways in transit plans, AB 182*

BILLBOARDS (See also ADVERTISEMENTS AND ADVERTISING)

      Nonconforming structures, compensation or relocation required, SB 265**

BINGO (See also GAMING)

      Charitable bingo games, persons under 21 prohibited, SB 101

      Senior citizen facilities, exclusion of games from gaming laws, SB 101

BIOMASS (See RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES)

BIRTH CERTIFICATES

      Adoptions, issuance of supplementary certificates, AB 12**

      Paternity actions, reissuance after finding of no parent-child relationship, SB 369

BIRTH CONTROL

      Health insurance, mandatory coverage repealed, SB 212, AB 206

BIRTH DEFECTS

      Perinatal substance abuse, public information program, SB 422

      Sign regarding consumption of alcohol during pregnancy, posting by food establishments, SB 277

BLIND PERSONS (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

BLOOD

      Prisoners' sale or donation of blood, contract provisions repealed, AB 580*

      Tests (See generally DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE; GENETIC TESTING)

BOATS AND BOATING

      Fuel taxes, use of proceeds for recreational facilities, SB 499**

      Lease or rental of motorboats, requirements, AB 469*

      Operating under the influence

             0.08 alcohol concentration, standard, AB 166

             Felony conviction, subsequent violations deemed felonies, AB 316

      Operation of motorboats by certain persons, requirements, AB 469*

      Personal flotation devices, requirements, AB 469†, AB 632*

      Safe boating courses

             Certificates of completion, submission to division, AB 469*

             Court may require completion of course following violations, AB 469*

             Instructors, certification, AB 469**

      Sales

             Exemption from sales taxes for motorboats shipped outside state to nonresidents, permits for movement, AB 651

             Used motorboats, taxation of sales by other than dealers, AB 651

      Theft of fuel, penalty, AB 162*

      Titling and numbering, exemption for motorboat documented pursuant to federal law, AB 651

      Tour operators and brokers, regulation, AB 245*, AB 627*

BODY SHOPS

      Garagemen's laws, applicability, AB 171*

      Theft of automotive products or fuel, penalty, AB 162*

BOILERS AND PRESSURE VESSELS

      Regulation of boiler inspectors, boilers and vessels, SB 337*

BOMBS (See EXPLOSIVES AND INCENDIARY DEVICES)

BOND ISSUES (See also LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES; STATE FINANCES AND FUNDS)

      California-Nevada super speed ground transportation commission, authority to issue bonds, SB 323**

      Capital improvements legislation, SB 584**

      Housing division, powers, limitation of actions, immunities, SB 552†

      Industrial development revenue bonds

             Confidential information, AB 87

             Electricity generation, promotion, AB 661**

             Renewable energy generation projects, financing, AB 661**

      Parks and wildlife, submission of question to voters, AB 615

      School construction

             Clark County, pilot program for replacement of schools, AB 499**

             Purchase of municipal securities by state, SB 164*, AB 300

             State support, exemption from state debt limit, AJR 26 of the 70th session‡

      Southern Nevada women's correctional facility, refinancing, AB 567**

      Tahoe Basin environmental improvement program, AB 177**

      Tobacco settlement, issuance of bonds by nonprofit corporation created to purchase and collect proceeds, SB 488

      University of Nevada

             Capital improvements, SB 584**

             Great Basin College, construction of facilities, SB 496**

             Revenue bonds, maximum amount of 1991 authorization, SB 496†, SB 584**

             Truckee Meadows community college, acquisition of facilities, SB 497**

      Water system improvements, maximum amount of bonds for grants, AB 549**

BONDS, SURETY (See SURETY BONDS)

BOULDER CITY (For general provisions, see CITIES)

      Annexations, inclusion of certain property required, AB 101*

      Boulder City Days designated, SCR 20‡

      Charter amendment, regulation of utilities, SB 425**

      Community services program for homeless, mentally ill adults, AB 346

      Energy conservation provisions in building codes, adoption, SB 372**, SCR 53‡

      High school, appropriation for computer equipment, AB 244

      Local government tax distribution account, allocations, AB 653

      Motor vehicle branch office, establishment, AB 51

      Motor vehicle registration services, interlocal contracts to provide, SB 408

      Museum and historical association, appropriation, AB 352

      Railroad museum, reversion of previous appropriation, SB 457**

BOXING AND WRESTLING (See also SPORTING EVENTS)

      Broadcasting networks, registration, AB 446**

      Hearings, notices to accused, AB 446**

      Licenses and permits, issuance, suspension or denial, grounds, AB 446**

BREAST CANCER (See CANCER)

BREAST IMPLANTS

      Revival of certain causes of action, AB 667

BRIBERY

      Common-interest communities, inducements to file constructional defects action prohibited, SB 185, SB 516†, AB 133†

BUBONIC PLAGUE (See also COMMUNICABLE DISEASES)

      Rodents, control of diseases transmitted by, AB 472

BUDGET DIVISION (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

BUDGETS, GOVERNMENTAL (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES; STATE FINANCES AND FUNDS)

BUILDING CODES

      Approval of construction by building inspector creates presumption of compliance with code, AB 133†

      Child care facilities, violations grounds for license revocation, AB 444**

      Deviations from code, disclosure to purchasers of new residences, AB 366

      Energy conservation requirements in large counties, SB 372**, SCR 53‡

      Facilities for the dependent, violations grounds for license revocation, AB 444**

      Interior materials and furnishings, fire safety, AB 467

      Nonconforming use or structure, compensation or relocation required, SB 265†

      Nuisance activity, violations included as, AB 131*

      Property managers, violations grounds for disciplinary action, AB 444**

      Time shares, requirements, SB 261*

      Water damage to structures, prevention and mitigation, SB 516†

BUILDING INSPECTORS

      Administrative officials acting as building officials, applicability of laws, SB 163*

      Appraisers, inspectors' laws inapplicable to, AB 153**

      Approval of construction creates presumption of compliance with code, AB 133†

      Building officials, designation changed to, SB 163*

      Carnival rides, duties, AB 334

      Certification and continuing education requirements, SB 163*

      County or city employees, performance of duties of building officials, SB 163*

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Franchises for services to counties or towns, AB 537†

      Real estate division, investigative and disciplinary authority, AB 621**

BUILDING PERMITS

      Fee reduction when excess amount in governmental enterprise fund, SB 60**

      Geotechnical reports required for certain projects, SB 516†, AB 133†

      Manufactured homes, permit for placement in residential neighborhood, SB 70**

      Residences, requirements for issuance, AB 498

BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS DIVISION (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

BULIMIA

      Educational programs and materials, development and distribution urged, SCR 17‡

BULLY BILL

      Harassment or intimidation prohibited in public schools, AB 459*

BUNKERVILLE, TOWN OF (For general provisions, see TOWNS)

      Virgin Valley water district, appointment to governing board, AB 257**

BURGLARY

      Genetic marker testing of convicted persons, SB 548†, AB 54**, AB 489*

      Sexually motivated offenses (See generally SEX OFFENDERS)

BUSES

      Alternative fuels (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

      Explosive or incendiary device, penalty for unlawful possession, AB 105**

      Permits for movement of certain heavier vehicles, AB 83*

      Preventative maintenance and safety inspections, requirements, SB 270, SB 576

      Public transportation generally (See PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION)

      Rights of way, motor vehicle drivers required to yield to buses, AB 83†

      School buses (See SCHOOL BUSES)

      Shuttle buses (See AIRPORT TRANSFER SERVICES)

      Tour operators and brokers, regulation, AB 245*, AB 627*

BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF

      Abandoned property division

             Duties transferred to state treasurer, SB 489**

             Interest payments, limited exemption, AB 77**

             Presumption of abandonment of intangible property, SB 489**, AB 77**

      Alternative fuels, duties regarding incentives for use, SB 478*, SB 534

      Consumer affairs division

             Computers, appropriation, AB 533**

             Hospital patients, office for (See HOSPITAL PATIENTS, OFFICE FOR)

             Revolving account, creation, sources and use, AB 439

             Telecommunications services, regulations, AB 627†

             Telemarketing, duties, legal opinions, AB 151**, AB 337**, AB 439

             Tour operators and brokers, duties, AB 245*, AB 627*

      Director, duties regarding mortgage commission, AB 324†

      Employment of disabled persons, committee on, creation, SB 175†

      Energy, certain duties transferred, AB 661**

      Financial institutions, division of

             Business records bill of rights, duties, SB 198

             Check-cashing or deferred deposit services, duties, SB 330*

             Collection agencies, duties, AB 335*

             Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

             Installment loan companies, notice of receipt of license application unnecessary, SB 330*

             Investigative account, deposits, use, SB 330*, AB 626

             Licensing activities, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Mortgage industry, duties, AB 324**

             Out-of-state entities, availability of records, SB 330*

             Residential pools and spas, duties regarding financial contracts, SB 216†

      Housing division

             Assisted living center in Clark County, financing, AB 340

             Bond issues, powers, limitation of actions, SB 552†

             Information technology, exemption from laws, SB 552†

             Loans, information about obligors available to public, SB 552†

             Low-income energy assistance and conservation, duties, AB 349, AB 661**

             Officers and employees, appointment, classification, SB 552†

             Powers and duties generally, SB 552**

             State purchasing act, exemption, SB 552**

             Training and assistance from internal audits division, exception, SB 561**

      Industrial relations, division of

             Apprenticeship programs, findings, AB 149†

             Boilers and pressure vessels, regulations, SB 337**

             Carnival rides, regulation, AB 334

             Electricians, certification, AB 355

             Elevators and similar equipment, regulations, SB 337**

             Industrial insurance

                   Accident benefits, duties relating to fee schedules, AB 44**, AB 46

                   Appeals and hearings, transfer of duties to hearings division, AB 49

                   Assessments of insurers, duties, AB 43, AB 48**

                   Audits of insurers, SB 213, AB 44†

                   Cancellation and actions concerning policies, receipt of notice, AB 47**

                   Form for selection of practitioners by injured employees, duties, AB 338*

                   Reports concerning certain claims, preparation, distribution, AB 345**

                   Subsequent injury funds, duties, AB 45, AB 322

             Occupational safety and health

                   Information obtained in investigations, subpoenas prohibited, testimony restricted, SB 315

                   Inspections and investigations, SB 314, SB 315

                   Internal policies and procedures, regulations, SB 314

                   Safety and health representatives, qualifications, SB 315

                   Visits and consultations, confidentiality of information, SB 316

                   Voluntary protection program, duties, AB 332

                   Written safety guide, availability, SB 316

             Plumbers, certification, AB 379

      Insurance division

             Assessments of industrial insurers, duties, AB 43, AB 309, AB 322

             Associations of self-insured private employers providing health coverage, duties, SB 28

             Bad checks, fees, AB 314**

             Chambers of commerce as insurers, duties, AB 425

             Competitive markets and rates, powers and duties, SB 4

             Confidential information, AB 618*

             Contracts and sales practices, regulation, AB 618*

             Criminal history records, dissemination, AB 618*

             Design professionals, duties relating to screening panels, SB 218

             Electronic signatures, duties, AB 618*

             Employment of outside assistance, powers, AB 618*

             Fraud investigation program, duties, AB 134**

             Health care providers

                   Payment of claims by insurers, duties, SB 99*

                   Registration of verification organizations, SB 244

             Health care review organizations, certification, SB 320, AB 422

             Identification cards for prescriptions, duties, AB 415**, AB 624

             Insurance compliance audits, confidentiality, access to information, SB 213

             Interstate compacts authorized, AB 618*

             Mergers or acquisitions by insurers, notice, duties, AB 618*

             Mutual insurers, duties, AB 618*

             Nevada life and health guaranty association, duties, SB 252*

             Patients' bill of rights, duties, AB 618*

             Public employee programs, regulations, AB 123*

             Special investigative account, assessments, AB 134**

             Uniform claim forms, regulations, SB 99*

             Viatical settlements, duties, AB 618*

      Labor commissioner (See LABOR COMMISSIONER)

      Manufactured housing division

             Continuing education, regulations, AB 203**

             Mobile home park rent review board, creation, AB 341

             Mobile home parks, duties, AB 389, AB 619*

             Residential neighborhoods, duties regarding manufactured homes, SB 70**

      Mortgage industry commission, creation, duties, AB 324†

      Private property ombudsman, office created, AB 485

      Real estate agents, appropriation for automated licensing system, AB 502

      Real estate division

             Appraisers' fees, regulations, SB 307†

             Common-interest communities, duties, SB 421

             Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

             Investigative and disciplinary authority, AB 621**

             Licensing activities, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Property managers, duties, SB 185, SB 421

             Real estate appraisers administrative fund, creation, SB 307†

             Sales contracts, development of form, SB 186

             Special investigations, duties, appropriation, SB 307**

      Renewable energy and electricity generation, duties, AB 661**

      Residential construction sites advisory panel, receipt of report, SB 314

      Supplemental appropriation, AB 235**

BUSINESS COURTS

      Establishment authorized, SJR 5

      Support for creation expressed, SCR 11

BUSINESS LICENSES

      Contractors, business license required, SB 380†

      Garbage, unlawful disposal, suspension or revocation of license, SB 424*, AB 442**

      Local rules affecting businesses, interpretation, SB 553†, SB 559, AB 117**

      Sexually oriented businesses, license suspension for unlawful kickbacks, AB 627†

      State license, fee increased, Initiative Petition

BUSINESS RECORDS BILL OF RIGHTS

      Adoption, SB 198

BUSINESS TAX

      Amount increased, Initiative Petition

      Annual statements, filing by certain businesses required, SB 571

      Contractors, proof of payment of taxes required, SB 380†

      Credits for employment of handicapped persons, SB 92

      Exchange of information between tax commission and local entities, SB 222**

      Exemption of first five employees from computation of tax, SB 571

      Nevada Tax Fairness and Quality School Funding Accountability Act, Initiative Petition

      Payment

             Annual payment authorized, AB 656*

             Delinquent taxes, collection, AB 314**

             Fees for returned checks, AB 314**

      Repeal upon enactment of tax initiative, AB 53

      State business licenses, fees increased, Initiative Petition

      Subcontractors, proof of payment of tax to contractor unnecessary, SB 380**

BUSINESS TRUSTS

      Defaulting trusts, revocation of rights, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Definition, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Documents, filing with secretary of state, SB 51*, SB 217, SB 356**, SB 577**

      Mergers, conversions or exchanges of interest, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Resident agents, certification and regulation, AB 617

                                                                     C

CAFETERIAS (See FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS; PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS)

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

      Charter amendments

             Animal control, authority, AB 208†

             List of registered voters, AB 637*

             Quorum of governing body, SB 329**

             Utilities, regulation, SB 425**

      Construction of highway between Caliente and Mesquite, study, SCR 9

      Fairgrounds, appropriation for improvements, AB 288

CALIFORNIA-NEVADA SUPER SPEED GROUND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION

      Appropriation, AB 170

      Bonds, authority to issue, SB 323**

      Super speed ground transportation system, definition, SB 323**

CALIFORNIA, STATE OF

      Lake Tahoe (See TAHOE BASIN)

      Needles Highway, financing of improvements, SB 363, AB 465**

CAMPAIGN PRACTICES (For elections generally, see ELECTIONS)

      Candidates, requirement to file declaration of arrests for certain crimes, SB 98

      Categories of expenses and expenditures, AB 483

      Deceptive or confusing materials, distribution or posting prohibited, SB 98

      Governmental expenditures regarding ballot questions or candidates, restrictions, SB 357, AB 443*

      Impeding campaign, judicial review of ethics opinions, AB 638†

      Mobile home parks, right to enter and distribute material, AB 619*

      Political action committees, definition, penalty for failure to register, AB 227*

      Reports

             Defeated candidates, filing, SB 565

             Forms, AB 483

             Goods and services received, AB 483

             Late reports, penalty, SB 565

             Periods included in reports, AB 483†

             Time for filing, AB 483†

      Unspent contributions, donations to silver haired legislative forum, AB 195**

CAMPERS (See also RECREATIONAL VEHICLES)

      Riding in camper shell or slide-in camper, restrictions, penalties, AB 383†

CANCER

      Breast and cervical cancer, Medicaid coverage, AB 75

      Dissemination of information related to abortion and breast cancer, AB 169

      Fallon leukemia cluster, appropriation for investigation, AB 359

      Insurance, mandatory coverage for certain treatments repealed, SB 212, AB 206

      Medical marijuana, regulation, research programs, SB 545, AB 453*

      Pain management issues, state committee on, creation, duties, SB 371

      Prostate Cancer Awareness Day and Month designated, SCR 26‡

      Prostate cancer, task force on, creation, duties, SB 318**

      Reporting system

             Compilation of information, time limit, AB 630**

             Fees assessed to health facilities reduced, appropriation, AB 630†

             Penalties for violations, AB 630**

      Respite care for brain-damaged persons, pilot program, SB 342

      State plan, development, AB 75

CANDY

      Schools, regulation of candy sales, SB 107

CAPITAL PUNISHMENT (See DEATH PENALTY)

CAPITOL POLICE (See also PEACE OFFICERS)

      Public safety, department of, part of, SB 481**

CAR POOLS

      Employers providing assistance to employees, property tax exemption, SB 376†

CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION

      American Heart Association and operation heartbeat commended, ACR 28‡

      Defibrillators, appropriations for purchase and distribution, SB 403, AB 473

      Respiratory care, practice regulated, SB 91**

CARE CHEST OF SIERRA NEVADA

      Appropriation, AB 3

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

      Animal control, charter amendment, AB 208†

      List of registered voters, charter amendment, AB 637*

      Quorum of governing body, charter amendment, SB 329**

      Rural health center, appropriation, AB 612

      Utilities, charter amendment, SB 425**

CARNIVALS

      Rides

             Death or serious injury, duties, reports, inspections, AB 334

             Notice to county of intended operation, AB 334

             Operation permits required, AB 334

      Tax exemption for personal property owned by nonresidents for purposes of carnivals held within state, SB 376**

CARS (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

CARSON CITY (See also CITIES; COUNTIES)

      Brewery arts center, appropriation for cultural center and plaza, AB 20

      Carson River corridor restoration, submission of bond question to voters, AB 615

      Charter amendments

             Advisory boards, residency requirement, AB 570**

             Animal control, authority, AB 208†

             List of registered voters, AB 637*

             Officers, service on certain boards after term expires prohibited, AB 570**

             Purchasing and contracts, office of, requirements, AB 570**

             Quorum of board of supervisors, SB 329**

             Types of securities, SB 553**, SB 559

             Utilities, regulation, SB 425**

      Emergency telephone system, imposition of surcharge, SB 569**

      Environmental health department, nominations for certain board, AB 625

      Fire department, appropriation for training facility, SB 41

      Hospital, approval of certain capital expenditures, SB 328

      Housing for persons released from institutional care, appropriation, SB 368

      Lake Tahoe (See TAHOE BASIN)

      Mental health team, appropriation for creation, AB 286

      Parking garage, appropriation, SB 68

      Settlement of city, sesquicentennial recognized, SCR 39‡

      Tricounty railway commission (See TRICOUNTY RAILWAY COMMISSION)

      Vehicle privilege tax, reduction in distribution, offset by property tax levy, AB 457

CARSON RIVER (See also WATER)

      Bond issue for restoration of corridor, submission to voters, AB 615

      Conservation districts, authority to repair and restore property, AB 84**

CARSON WATER SUBCONSERVANCY DISTRICT (See also DISTRICTS)

      Regulation by public utilities commission, SB 425†

CATS (See ANIMALS; CRUELTY TO ANIMALS)

CATTLE (See LIVESTOCK)

CELLULAR PHONES

      Customers of service suppliers, procedure regarding certain disputes, SB 563*

      Local entities, fees charged providers of wireless services, SB 563*, SB 569**

      Motor vehicle accidents, use creates rebuttable presumption of negligence, SB 214

      Washoe County, surcharge for emergency system, SB 225**, SB 563*, SB 569†

CEMETERIES

      Care of gravesites, regulation, AB 402*

      Comstock Cemetery Foundation, Inc., appropriation, SB 332, AB 610

      Disinterment and removal of remains, regulation, notices, AB 402*

      Family cemeteries, establishment authorized, AB 402*

      Indian burial sites, duties regarding human remains, SB 365

      Prepaid contracts, licensing fees, unlawful acts, AB 618*

CENTRAL NEVADA RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

      Board of directors, meetings, SB 329†

CERTIFICATES OF DEPOSIT

      Local governments, authority to purchase for investment, AB 96**

CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE

      Elko chamber, appropriation, SB 189

      Incline Village Crystal Bay, nominations for Washoe fair board, SB 350**

      Insurance, authority to transact, AB 425

      Las Vegas chamber, 90th anniversary commemorated, SCR 15‡

CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS (See NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS)

CHARTER AMENDMENTS

      Boulder City, SB 425**

      Caliente, SB 329**, SB 425**, AB 208†, AB 637*

      Carlin, SB 329**, SB 425**, AB 208†, AB 637*

      Carson City, SB 329**, SB 425**, SB 553**, SB 559, AB 208†, AB 570**, AB 637*

      Elko, SB 329**, SB 425**, AB 11*, AB 208†, AB 637*

      Gabbs, SB 329†, SB 425†, SB 472**, AB 208†, AB 637†

      Henderson, SB 329**, SB 425**, AB 180**, AB 208†

      Las Vegas, SB 329**, SB 425**, AB 22**, AB 59*, AB 208†, AB 637*

      North Las Vegas, SB 329**, SB 425**, AB 93*, AB 208†

      Reno, SB 200**, SB 304**, SB 329**, SB 425**, AB 208†, AB 637*

      Sparks, SB 312**, SB 329**, SB 425**, AB 637*

      Wells, SB 272**, SB 329**, SB 425**, AB 208†, AB 637*

      Yerington, SB 329**, SB 425**, AB 208†, AB 637*

CHARTER SCHOOLS (See also SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

      Accountability reports and program, SB 165**, SB 292, SB 399*, AB 127

      Achievement and proficiency examinations

             Additional testing following security violations, AB 214**

             Exemption of pupils upon parental request, AB 64, AB 318†, AB 319†

             Informational pamphlet, development and distribution, AB 318**

             Security, adoption and enforcement of plan, AB 214**

             Seventh grade, administration of exam, SB 148

      Administrative costs associated with sponsorship, reimbursement, effect of nonpayment, SB 292, SB 399**

      Amendment of charter, SB 292, SB 399**

      Application and charter, contents, review, SB 292, SB 399*, AB 224

      Budget, annual report to governor, SB 399†

      Candy and soft drinks, regulation of sales, SB 107

      Committees to form school, composition, SB 292, SB 399**

      Conditions for operating school, SB 292, SB 399**

      Conversion of existing school to charter school, SB 292, SB 399**

      Diplomas, SB 292, SB 399**

      Distance education programs (See DISTANCE EDUCATION)

      Donated books, establishment of distribution program, SB 388

      Employees

             Administrators, qualifications, SB 292†

             Classification as teacher or senior teacher, SB 168

             Collective bargaining, SB 292, SB 399**

             Compensation, conditions for receipt of public money, SB 292, SB 399**

             Instruction in field of endorsement, requirements, SB 292†

             Postprobationary employees, employment, SB 292, SB 399**

             Qualifications for employment as teacher, SB 399†

             Reemployment by district, SB 168, SB 243**, SB 292†, SB 399**, AB 224

             Relatives, employment prohibited, SB 399†

             Salaries and assignments, notice to department, SB 292, SB 399**

             University personnel, teaching of courses, SB 292†

      Enrollment, age requirements, SB 292, SB 399**

      Evaluation of certain schools, appropriation, SB 292, AB 224

      Expansion of programs, SB 292, SB 399**

      Financial analysis model program, duties, SB 109

      Financial effect on school districts, consideration, SB 292†, SB 399†

      For-profit operation prohibited, SB 292, SB 399**

      Fund for charter schools, creation, SB 292, SB 399**

      Gifts or money, solicitation or acceptance by school district trustees or employees unlawful, SB 399**

      Governing body

             Meetings, SB 292, SB 399**

             Membership, SB 292, SB 399**

             Prohibited acts, SB 399†

      Graduation requirements, SB 292, SB 399**

      Independent study programs, AB 224

      Keystone Academy, appropriation, AB 307

      Limitation on number, extension of time, SB 399**

      Loans to schools, SB 292, SB 399**

      Property tax exemption for certain property owned or leased by, SB 292, SB 399**, AB 238

      Public or private school pupils or home schooled, participation in courses of study and extracurricular activities, SB 292, SB 399**

      Pupil statewide information system, applicability, SB 292, SB 399**, AB 224

      Recovery accounts, establishment required, sources, SB 292†

      Reports to school district or department of education, SB 292

      School to careers program, financing, SB 585**

      School year, number of days increased, AB 297†

      Special education programs, status, financing, SB 292, SB 399**, SB 585**, AB 224, AB 409

      Sponsorship by state board, SB 292, SB 399**

      State distributive school account (See also SCHOOL FINANCES)

             Apportionment, SB 243†, SB 292, SB 399*

             Distribution, time for, SB 145

      Subcommittee on charter schools of state board, composition, participation by certain members, AB 357

      Unlawful acts, SB 399**

      Violence in schools

             Actions to reduce urged, SCR 18‡

             Response plans, development and review, SB 289**

             Threats, unlawful acts, immunities for reports, SB 148, SB 572**

      Violent or sexual offenses, reports, duties, immunities, SB 291, SB 572**

CHAUFFEURS

      Compensation for overtime, SB 136

CHECK-CASHING SERVICES

      Definition of financial institution, services included for certain purposes, SB 330*

      Examination or audit fees, amount, effect of failure to pay, SB 330*

CHECKS

      Insurance division, charge for returned checks, AB 314**

      Motor vehicles department, charge for returned checks, SB 503**, AB 314†

      Real property transfer tax, charge for returned checks, SB 238†

      State agencies, transactions with persons owing debt for returned checks, AB 314**

      Taxation department, charge for returned checks, AB 314**

CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY (See DRUG AND ALCOHOL ABUSE)

CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT

      Child custody proceedings, considerations, SB 369

      Confidential information, disclosure, sanctions, AB 248**

      County protective services agencies

             Assessment of certain children who may need counseling, SB 87*

             Clark and Washoe counties, duties, AB 343, AB 512

             Plan for permanent placement, duties, AB 248**

      Criminal proceedings, admissibility of child's statements, SB 179*, AB 396

      Investigations, grounds, AB 248**

      Legal services and pro bono programs, additional court fees for support, AB 239**

      Parole of convicted offenders, certification process, SB 241

      Penalties, SB 546*

      Plan for permanent placement, requirements, AB 248**, AB 429**

      Protective custody proceedings

             Attorney representing child, participation in proceedings, AB 429**

             Considerations by court, AB 248**

             Guardian, proceedings for permanent placement of child with, AB 577

             Reports or transcripts, copy provided parent, guardian or attorney, AB 429**

             Review of placement, time for, AB 429**

             Standing of child to appear and comment, AB 429†

      Sexually motivated offenses (See generally SEX OFFENDERS)

      Youth shelters, approval and use, immunities from liability, AB 264*

CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES, DIVISION OF (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF)

 

CHILD CARE

      Babysitters, compensation for overtime, SB 136

      Early childhood education, grant program, appropriation, AB 416

      Head Start program, Clark County, appropriation, AB 416

      Las Vegas child care improvement grant program, appropriation, AB 215

      Legislative counsel bureau, authority to establish on-site facility, SB 570**

      Licensure of facilities, grounds for revocation, AB 444**

CHILD CUSTODY

      Assistance to relatives obtaining guardianship of certain children, SB 278, AB 15*

      Considerations by court in making custody determination, SB 42, SB 369

      Domestic violence

             Presumptive effect on custody determinations, SB 369

             Protective orders, sanctions for application containing false statements, SB 18

      Educational seminar for separating parents, participation in Clark County, AB 167

      Joint custody, preferences and presumptions, SB 369

      Modification or vacation of court orders, SB 369

      Protective custody proceedings (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

      Visitation rights between child and relatives, SB 25**, AB 34, AB 577

CHILD MOLESTATION (See also SEX OFFENDERS)

      Penalties, SB 551**

CHILD PORNOGRAPHY (See also SEX OFFENDERS)

      School property, bus or event, reports of crimes committed, SB 291

      Video voyeurism, prohibited acts, penalties, AB 305

CHILD SUPPORT

      Amount

             Annual adjustment based on Consumer Price Index, AB 37*

             Elimination of maximum monthly amount, SB 369

             Formula, SB 369

             Increase of maximum monthly amount, SB 35, AB 37*

      Arrearages

             Court orders to discharge, SB 369

             Credit of certain fees toward arrearages, AB 69

      Cessation of obligations, grounds, reimbursements, SB 369

      Equal responsibility for support, orders, presumptions, SB 369

      Guardian, support for abused or neglected child placed with, AB 577

      Joint custody, orders for support prohibited in certain circumstances, SB 369

      Notice regarding duties of district attorney to be provided to parties, SB 285

      Surcharge on amount collected by district attorneys, imposition and use, AB 69†

      Withholdings by employers, collection and administration of certain fees, AB 69

CHILD WELFARE

      County agencies in Clark and Washoe counties, duties, AB 343, AB 512

      Nevada check-up, electronic application system, AB 514**

      Uninsured children

             Federally qualified community health centers, appropriation, AB 350

             Nevada health account for uninsured families, creation, appropriation, AB 603

             Report regarding health care services, SB 469

CHILDREN (See MINORS)

CHILDREN AND FAMILIES, NEVADA COMMISSION ON

      Creation, powers and duties, SB 58

CHILDREN IN NEED OF PROTECTION (See also CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

      County program to provide continuity of care, continuation, AB 343

CHILDREN IN NEED OF SUPERVISION (See also JUVENILE DELINQUENTS)

      Educational records, release to certain persons authorized, SB 339

      False representation of age to obtain tobacco, effect, detention by merchant, AB 25

      Informal supervision, report by probation officer, SB 37**

      Legal counsel, representation of children, AB 308*

      Youth shelters, approval and use, immunities from liability, AB 264*

CHILDREN'S CABINET AT INCLINE VILLAGE, INC.

      Preschool program, appropriation, AB 287

CHILDREN'S HEALTH ASSURANCE PROGRAM (See MEDICAID)

CHILDREN'S HEALTH INSURANCE PROGRAM (See INSURANCE—Health insurance)

CHINA SPRING YOUTH CAMP (See JUVENILE CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES)

CHIROPRACTORS

      Animal chiropractic, authority to practice, SB 510

      Assistants, number that may be supervised, AB 32**

      Chiropractic physicians' board of Nevada

             Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Criminal proceedings involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

             Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

             State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

      Credentials, submission to verification organization required, effect, SB 244

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Health insurance, mandatory benefits for treatment repealed, AB 206

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Licenses, qualifications, AB 32**

      Smoking in offices, prohibitions, SB 258

CHLOROFLUOROCARBONS

      Use, sale and manufacture authorized, AB 132

CHURCHILL COUNTY (For general provisions, see COUNTIES)

      Carson River corridor restoration, submission of bond question to voters, AB 615

      Emergency telephone system, imposition of surcharge, SB 569**

      Veterans' field service office, appropriation, AB 212

CIGARETTES AND OTHER TOBACCO PRODUCTS

      Certificates regarding cigarettes imported by dealers, filing, SB 527**

      Contraband cigarettes, unlawful acts, civil actions, SB 527**

      Duty-free sales enterprises and importation for personal use, exemption from licensing requirements, SB 527**

      Gaming establishments, designation of smoking and nonsmoking areas, AB 159

      Grocery stores, smoking prohibited, penalty, AB 168

      Injunctive relief for economic or commercial injury due to violations, SB 527**

      Local regulation more stringent than state laws authorized, exceptions, SB 258†

      Medical facilities and practitioners' offices, smoking prohibitions, SB 258

      Minors

             False representation to obtain tobacco, effect, detention by merchant, AB 25

             Internet, use to provide tobacco to minors prohibited, SB 551**

             Public areas designated for use by children, smoking prohibited, AB 362

      Public buildings, designation of smoking areas optional, SB 258

      Public schools, smoking and advertising prohibitions, SB 258

      Revenue stamps, identification of dealer, reports, SB 527**

      Taxation

             Basic cost of cigarettes defined, SB 72

             Duty-free sales and importation for personal use, exemption, SB 527**

             Tobacco products, definition and duties of wholesale dealers, SB 381**

             Trade shows or other exhibitions, tax exemption abolished, SB 381†

      Taxicabs, posting of notices, SB 258

      Tobacco settlement

            Health or well-being, programs to improve, SB 167†

             Litigation, stay of execution and appeal of certain judgments, AB 576**

             Millennium scholarships (See SCHOLARSHIPS)

             Sale of state's right to proceeds, distribution of proceeds of sale, SB 488

             SenioRx program (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

             Teacher education loan program, use of proceeds, AB 311†

             Trust funds, investments, SB 487**, SB 488

      Vending machines, prohibitions against placement, SB 258, AB 168, AB 362

CIRCUSES

      Tax exemption for personal property owned by nonresidents for purposes of circuses held within state, SB 376**

      Treatment of animals, governmental authority restricted, SB 62†, AB 208

CITATIONS, TRAFFIC (See generally TRAFFIC CONTROL)

CITIES

      Actions, by or against (See ACTIONS—State or political subdivisions)

      Animals, establishment of advisory committee on, AB 412

      Annexation (See ANNEXATION)

      Bonds and other obligations (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Boulder City (See BOULDER CITY)

      Boundaries, change within certain time before election restricted, SB 155**

      Building codes (See BUILDING CODES)

      Building inspectors (See BUILDING INSPECTORS)

      Building permits (See BUILDING PERMITS)

      Buildings (See PUBLIC BUILDINGS)

      Business licenses (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Caliente (See CALIENTE, CITY OF)

      Carlin (See CARLIN, CITY OF)

      Carson City (See CARSON CITY)

      Classification, SB 555*, AB 381**

      Community redevelopment (See COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT)

      Computer crimes causing disruptions in operations unlawful, penalties, SB 48*

      Elko (See ELKO, CITY OF)

      Employees (See CITY EMPLOYEES)

      Fallon (See FALLON, CITY OF)

      False reports of crime or emergency, recovery of response costs, AB 399**

      Fernley (See FERNLEY, CITY OF)

      Finances and funds (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Fireworks, regulation, AB 482†

      Gabbs (See GABBS, CITY OF)

      Governmental services

             Evaluation of services by persons acting as customers, exemption from private investigator's laws, SB 416

             Public service competing with private entities, study, SB 355

      Henderson (See HENDERSON, CITY OF)

      Incorporation, population requirements, AB 381**

      Indian affairs, department of, assessment of fees, SB 365

      Indian burial sites, duties regarding human remains, SB 365

      Jails (See JAILS AND DETENTION FACILITIES)

      Land use planning (See LAND USE PLANNING; REGIONAL PLANNING)

      Las Vegas (See LAS VEGAS, CITY OF)

      Local improvements (See LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS)

      Mesquite (See MESQUITE, CITY OF)

      Municipal corporations, certain cities declared, SB 555*

      North Las Vegas (See NORTH LAS VEGAS, CITY OF)

      Officers (See CITY OFFICERS; specific officer)

      Open meeting law (See MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

      Ordinances (See ORDINANCES)

      Police departments (See POLICE DEPARTMENTS)

      Population based laws, revision to reflect 2000 census results, AB 650**

      Property

             Airport property, authority to sell, lease or exchange, AB 647

             Donation to nonprofit entities, AB 451**

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      Purchasing (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL PURCHASING)

      Reno (See RENO, CITY OF)

      Resident agents for municipal corporations, certification and regulation, AB 617

      Sale of product in city prohibited if use of product prohibited, AB 486

      Sparks (See SPARKS, CITY OF)

      State highways, relinquishment of certain portions to cities, SB 219†, AB 175†

      Streets and alleys (See STREETS AND ALLEYS)

      Tax increment areas, creation, SB 266

      Taxes and taxation (See specific tax)

      Traffic control, authority to allow wide vehicles on highways restricted, AB 644

      Utilities (See also PUBLIC UTILITIES)

             Electrical services, aggregation programs, AB 373

             Municipal utilities, regulation by public utilities commission, SB 425**

             Wireless services providers, fees imposed on, SB 563*, SB 569**

      Wards, SB 555*

      Wells (See WELLS, CITY OF)

      Yerington (See YERINGTON, CITY OF)

      Zoning (See ZONING)

CITY ATTORNEYS (See also CITY OFFICERS)

      Candidates for office, duties regarding challenges to qualifications, AB 487*

      Criminal defenses authorized, AB 41**

      North Las Vegas, charter amendment, AB 93*

      Sparks, charter amendment, SB 312**

CITY CLERKS (See also CITY OFFICERS)

      Elections generally (See ELECTIONS)

      Special elections relating to members of governing body, duties, AB 59†

CITY COUNCILS (See also CITY OFFICERS)

      Business tax, exchange of information with tax commission, SB 222**

      Elko, designation, meetings, AB 11*

      First elected officers, powers before incorporation becomes effective, AB 663**

      Las Vegas, charter amendment, AB 59*

      Library districts, approval or disapproval of bond issues, AB 293*

      Minutes of meetings, requirements, SB 555*

      Number of members in large cities, SB 555*

      Office declared partisan, AB 276

      Pro tem mayor, service at pleasure of council, SB 555*

      Sparks, election, SB 312**

      Special election to fill vacancy or office of additional member, AB 59†

      Special meetings, holding, SB 555*

      Veto of mayor, override, SB 555*

      Wells, City of, outside employment, SB 272*

CITY EMPLOYEES

      Affordable housing, legislative declaration, SB 552†

      Assault or battery of employee who makes home visits, penalties, SB 31*

      Bonds, provision by city, SB 555*

      Collective bargaining, arbitration of certain disputes, AB 365

      Deferred compensation, additional plans authorized, AB 563**

      Emergency communications technicians, leave of absence during disaster, AB 122, AB 386**

      Equal pay commission, creation, duties, SB 85†

      Ethics (See ETHICS)

      Group insurance (See INSURANCE)

      Legislators, leave to attend interim meetings required, SB 57**

      Overtime, discipline for refusal to work unscheduled overtime prohibited, SB 24

      Police (See PEACE OFFICERS; POLICE DEPARTMENTS)

      Prostate cancer task force, leave to perform duties as member, SB 318**

      Renewable energy task force, leave to perform duties as member, AB 661**

      Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT)

      State employees who received specialized training, restrictions on hiring, SB 354

      Whistleblowers, protections, SB 556*

CITY MAYORS (See also CITY OFFICERS)

      Appointment and removal of officers, SB 555*

      Elko, designation of mayor pro tem, AB 11*

      First elected mayor, powers before incorporation becomes effective, AB 663**

      Office declared partisan, AB 276

      Pro tem mayors, SB 555*

      Sparks, election, SB 312**

      Vetoes, override by council, SB 555*

      Wells, City of, outside employment, SB 272*

CITY OFFICERS (See also specific officer)

      Appointment and removal, SB 555*

      Bonds, provision by city, SB 555*

      Compensation, entitlement, SB 555*

      Emergency communications technicians, leave of absence during disaster, AB 122, AB 386**

      Ethics (See ETHICS)

      Financial disclosure statements, filing, SB 466*

      Group insurance (See INSURANCE)

      Meetings (See MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

      Prostate cancer task force, leave to perform duties as member, SB 318**

      Renewable energy task force, leave to perform duties as member, AB 661**

      Resignation required before running for different elective office, SB 268

      Vacancies, appointing authority to notify filing officer, AB 637*

      Whistleblowers, protections, SB 556*

CIVIL AIR PATROL

      Aviation fuel tax account, maximum distribution, SB 389**

      Forfeited aircraft, transfer to Civil Air Patrol, SB 129

CIVIL PENALTIES (See ADMINISTRATIVE ASSESSMENTS; FINES)

CIVIL PROCESS

      Execution by constable on request of sheriff, AB 557*

      Fees of sheriffs and constables, AB 94*

CIVIL RIGHTS

      Restoration, SB 548*, AB 328**

CLARK COUNTY (For general provisions, see COUNTIES)

      Air pollution control (See AIR POLLUTION)

      Aircraft, noise abatement, advisory committee, AB 490*

      Annexation (See also ANNEXATION)

             Alternative procedures, AB 179*

             Highways, roads and railroad tracks, inclusion in territory annexed, AB 101*

      Boundary between Clark and Nye counties, revision, SB 395**

      Child welfare system, unification, AB 343

      Community resources management division, appropriation for homeless prevention assistance, AB 303

      Domestic wells, applicability of laws, SB 159**, AB 231

      Economic opportunity board, appropriations

             Adult day care centers, AB 65

             Buses, purchase, SB 79

             Head Start program, AB 416

      Energy conservation provision in building codes, adoption, SB 372**, SCR 53‡

      Environmentally sensitive areas, establishment of programs for protection, SB 410

      Fire fighting agencies, transport and care of sick or injured persons, AB 488**

      Gaming enterprise districts, standards for designation, SB 171

      Greater Las Vegas inner-city games, appropriation, AB 595

      Limousines, allocation system, SB 270, SB 576

      Local government tax distribution account, allocations, AB 653

      Master plans, contents, AB 182*

      Medically indigent, creation of county health system, SB 290

      Metro (See METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENTS)

      Needles Highway, use of tax proceeds for improvements, SB 363, AB 465**

      Nevada partnership for homeless youth, appropriation, AB 139

      Regional planning (See REGIONAL PLANNING)

      Sexually oriented businesses, penalties for kickbacks to certain drivers, AB 627†

      Shooting range

             Appropriation, AB 2

             Federal land, release of parcel for development urged, AJR 6‡

      Solid waste management authority, control of unlawful dumping, SB 424*

      Sound barriers along Interstate 515, appropriation for construction, AB 424†

      Spring Mountain youth camp, appropriation, AB 71

      State museum, appropriation for construction, SB 66

      Taxicab transportation program for elderly and handicapped, SB 119**

      Teenage pregnancies, programs to reduce rate, SB 367**

      Tour operators and brokers, regulation, AB 245*

      Traffic noise, assessment of need for abatement, AB 424

      Utility facilities, construction, SB 362**

      Vehicle privilege tax, reduction in distribution, offset by property tax levy, AB 457

      Wetlands park, submission of bond question to voters, AB 615

CLARK COUNTY PUBLIC EDUCATION FOUNDATION

      Appropriation, AB 190

      Community services program for homeless, mentally ill adults, AB 346

CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      After-school literacy program, appropriation, SB 360†

      Air pollution fines, deposit and use, AB 284, AB 546

      Annual reports by subdistricts, preparation, contents, compilation, AB 364**

      Audit survey, appropriation, AB 672**

      Boulder City high school, appropriation for computer equipment, AB 244

      Distance education programs, appropriation, AB 188

      Early literacy intervention program, establishment, evaluation, SB 585**

      Electronic textbooks, required use, appropriation, SB 386

      Extended school day, appropriation for pilot program, AB 184

      Fuke, Stanley, commended, SCR 28‡

      Hi-tech learning center at Rancho high school, appropriation, AB 589

      Keystone Academy, appropriation, AB 307

      Public broadcasting station, appropriation, AB 188

      Renovation and reconstruction of facilities, policies, use of bond proceeds, AB 499**, AB 659**

      Rotating block schedule, appropriation for pilot program, SB 67

      Services required by law, analysis, SB 305

      Small schools, construction, duties, SB 311*

      Teacher education and recruitment programs, appropriations, SB 140

      Transportation of pupils residing certain distance from school, AB 124

      Web-based educational system, appropriation, AB 67

CLERGY

      Legislative religious services, compensation, ACR 35‡

      Solemnization of marriages, requirements for certificates of permission, AB 254

CLERKS OF COURT

      Fees (See COURT COSTS AND FEES)

      Grand jury petitions, duties, AB 108**

      List of cases, publication unnecessary, AB 108**

      Physicians, reports of judgments to board of medical examiners, SB 91**

      Protective orders in stalking or harassment cases, duties, AB 82**

CLOSE CORPORATIONS (See CORPORATIONS)

COCKFIGHTS

      Penalties for unlawful acts, SB 62**

COERCION

      Peace officers under investigation, confidentiality of certain statements, AB 323

      School property, bus or event, reports of crimes committed, SB 291

      Sexually motivated offenses (See generally SEX OFFENDERS)

COLLECTION AGENCIES

      Business records bill of rights, adoption, SB 198

      Common-interest communities, collections on behalf of, requirements, SB 421†

      Unlicensed operation, investigations, penalties, AB 335*

      Violations, penalties, AB 335*

COLLECTIVE BARGAINING

      Charter schools, SB 292, SB 399**

      Local government employees, arbitration of certain disputes, AB 365

      State employees, AB 89, AB 478

COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES

      Nevada college savings program, creation, AB 554**

      Private schools (See POSTSECONDARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, PRIVATE)

      Scholarships (See SCHOLARSHIPS)

      State (See UNIVERSITY AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM OF NEVADA)

      WICHE (See WESTERN INTERSTATE COMMISSION FOR HIGHER EDUCATION)

COLORADO RIVER COMMISSION

      Director redesignated executive director, duties, other employment, SB 531**

      Employees, classification, regulations, SB 531**

      Public utilities commission, authority to regulate, SB 425**

      Redesignation as Colorado River commission of Nevada, SB 531**

      Sale of electricity and provision of transmission and distribution services, SB 211**, SB 425**

      State Budget Act, exemption, submission of budget to budget division, SB 138

      Training and assistance from internal audits division, exception, SB 561**

COMMERCIAL COACHES

      Claims against licensees, limit on payments from recovery account, AB 203**

      Factory-built housing or modular building, exclusion from definition, AB 552

      Rental of temporary coaches, exemption from licensure as dealer, AB 552

COMMISSIONERS OF DEEDS

      Repeal of laws relating to, AB 266*

COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES

      Access to units, prohibition against unreasonable restrictions, SB 421

      Actions, commencement, SB 89, SB 185, SB 421†, SB 516†, AB 81, AB 133†

      Applicability of laws, SB 421

      Assessments, penalties or other charges, enforceability, SB 421

      Bylaws, declarations or other governing documents

             Conformance with state laws, SB 421

             Elections, procedural rules for conduct, inclusion in bylaws, SB 421

             Severability of provisions violating laws, SB 421

             Violation of governing documents, civil penalty, SB 421

             Voting by delegates, inclusion of statement in declaration, SB 421

      Commercial use of units, authorization in large counties, SB 421

      Commission for common-interest communities, creation, SB 421†

      Common elements

             Addition of common elements to phased developments, requirements, SB 421

             Reallocation of administration costs authorized in certain communities, SB 421

             Repairs, SB 421†

      Constructional defects (See CONSTRUCTIONAL DEFECTS)

      Declarant's control of association, termination, SB 261*

      Executive board

             Complaints filed with board, duties, SB 421

             Contractors, authority to employ, SB 421†

             Contracts with members to provide goods or services, prohibitions, SB 421

             Disciplinary action by commission, SB 421†

             Disqualification from service as member, grounds, exception, SB 421

             Election, use of mechanical voting systems, SB 176

             Executive sessions, SB 421

             Fiduciary duties and immunities, SB 577**

             Inducement to file certain claims prohibited, SB 185, SB 516†, AB 133†

             Meetings, SB 421, AB 38*

             Prohibited acts, SB 421

             Removal of members, SB 421

             Terms of office, SB 421

      Harassment of units' owners prohibited, SB 421†

      Improvements or alterations to units, restrictions on requiring removal, SB 421

      Inherited units, restrictions on heirs residing in community prohibited, SB 421†

      Injunctions, SB 421†

      Landscape maintenance associations, creation authorized, AB 438

      Landscaping, lighting and security walls, maintenance, assessments, AB 63**

      Liens

             Foreclosure, SB 134, SB 421

             Homestead exemption extended to certain liens, SB 83†

      Master associations, powers, SB 261*, SB 421

      Meetings of units' owners, SB 421, AB 38*

      Ombudsman, duties, SB 421

      Prohibited practices by associations, SB 421

      Property managers (See PROPERTY MANAGERS)

      Records of association, inspection and retention, SB 421

      Repairs to units, SB 421†

      Retaliatory action against unit's owner, prohibitions, SB 421

      Rural agricultural residential common-interest communities, applicability of open meeting law, SB 421

      Sales of units (See also REAL PROPERTY)

             Disclosures, SB 261*, SB 421, AB 484

             Liabilities of purchasers, SB 421†

      Time shares, applicability of laws, SB 261*

      Trails, parks and open space, maintenance, assessments, AB 63**

      Violations

             Fines, SB 421

             Investigation, hearings, SB 421†

COMMUNICABLE DISEASES

      Animals, penalty for sale of or refusal to euthanize diseased animals, SB 62†

      HIV/AIDS

             Clinics in Reno and Las Vegas, appropriation, AB 515**

             Intentional transmission, reports of crimes on school property, SB 291

      Industrial insurance coverage for exposure

             Emergency medical attendants, AB 46, AB 313*

             Employees generally, AB 279*, AB 423

             Firemen, AB 46, AB 313*, AB 628**

             Health care providers, AB 279*

             Peace officers, SB 393, AB 46, AB 628**

      Medical marijuana, regulation, research programs, SB 545, AB 453*

      Rodents, control of diseases transmittable by, AB 472

      Ticks, fleas and mosquitoes, control of diseases transmittable by, AB 472

COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM, STATE

      Information technology commission, duties, AB 367

COMMUNITY ANTENNA TELEVISION

      Municipal utilities, regulation by public service commission, SB 425**

COMMUNITY COLLEGES (See UNIVERSITY AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM OF NEVADA)

COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT

      Assistance to finance housing, applicability of laws, SB 552**

      Ordinances, authority of county commissioners, AB 92**

      Prevailing wages, applicability to certain projects, AB 407

COMMUNITY SERVICE AS PUNISHMENT

      Battery that constitutes domestic violence, AB 585

      Drivers' license violations by minors, AB 8†

      Driving under the influence, AB 585

      Garbage and rubbish, unlawful disposal, SB 424*, AB 442**

      Juveniles, work on or near highway or in dangerous situation restricted, AB 27**

      Marijuana violations by minors, AB 453†

      Riding on flatbed truck or in pickup bed or camper, AB 383†

      Workplace harassment, violation of protective order, AB 370*

COMMUNITY SERVICES BLOCK GRANTS

      Administration, SB 112**

COMPANY TOWNS

      Utility services, acquisition from alternative sellers, SB 210*

COMPUTERS AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS (See also E-MAIL; INTERNET)

      City franchises for interactive computer services, SB 569**

      Crimes involving unlawful use, conditions of parole, probation, or suspended sentence, SB 551**

      Criminal evidence, appropriation for imaging computer work stations, SB 360†

      Distance medicine (See DISTANCE MEDICINE)

      Education

             Appropriations for educational technology, SB 427**, AB 409, AB 450

             Boulder City high school, appropriation for equipment, AB 244

             Clark County

                   Electronic textbooks, required use, appropriation, SB 386

                   Web-based educational system, appropriation, AB 67

             Commission on educational technology, appropriation, SB 427**, AB 409

             Criminal forfeitures, use of portion of money to purchase equipment, SB 36*

             Distance education (See DISTANCE EDUCATION)

             Nevada report card, appropriation for updated software, SB 459

             School libraries, grants relating to on-line resources, SB 385, SB 427**

             University computing center, appropriation, SB 461**

      Encryption, penalties for unlawful acts, SB 551**

      Gaming, regulation of interactive systems, AB 296, AB 466**, AB 578

      Hacking or disruption of website or public service unlawful, penalties, SB 48*

      Information technology commission, creation, AB 367

      Insurance commissioner, regulations regarding filings, AB 618*

      Repairs, liens, SB 19

      Service contracts, automatic renewals unenforceable, exceptions, SB 5

      State purchasing, electronic format for purchasing and leasing, AB 605**

      Uniform Electronic Transactions Act, adoption, SB 49**

      Unlawful acts, penalties, SB 48*

      Victims of crime, commencement of civil actions, SB 48*

      Wills and trusts, use of electronic documents authorized, procedures, SB 33*

COMSTOCK CEMETERY FOUNDATION, INC.

      Appropriations, SB 332, AB 610

COMSTOCK HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION

      Advisory commission, designation as, SB 157

      Duties transferred to county commissioners, SB 157

      Members, qualifications, AB 102*

CONCEALED WEAPONS (See also FIREARMS)

      Correctional officers of department of prisons, exemption from laws, SB 233**

      Nonresidents, authority to carry, procedures, SB 20*

      Permits

             Application requirements, SB 20*

             Restoration following denial or revocation based on false statements in application for domestic violence protective order, SB 18

      Restriction on number of weapons removed, SB 20†, SB 172*

CONDOMINIUMS

      Liens, homestead exemption, SB 83†

CONFESSIONS OF JUDGMENT

      Costs, AB 94*

CONFIDENTIAL AND PRIVILEGED INFORMATION

      Accident reports involving public utilities, SB 210†, AB 376

      Athletic commission, Nevada, AB 446**

      Child abuse or neglect, disclosure of information, AB 248**

      Constructional defect cases, SB 185

      Environmental contamination, information obtained in investigation, AB 630†

      Housing, assistance to finance, obligor information, SB 552†

      Industrial development bonds, proprietary and financial information, AB 87

      Insurance compliance audits, SB 213

      Insurance division records, AB 618*

      Insurance fraud, reports and investigations, AB 135**

      Juvenile justice system, personal information in certain annual reports, SB 232†

      Labor law violations, confidential settlements void, SB 411, AB 277**

      Landscape architecture, board of, AB 310**

      Las Vegas Valley water district, customer records, AB 566

      Legislative budget proposal, AB 600

      Medical marijuana records, AB 453*

      Nurses, personnel lists submitted to nursing board, SB 394**

      Occupational or professional licensing boards, complaints filed with, SB 513

      Occupational safety and health, complaints, reports, SB 315, SB 316

      Peace officers, statements made during investigation for misconduct, AB 323

      Prison employees, drug and alcohol test results, AB 330†

      Public hazards, concealment of information prohibited, SB 411

      Public utilities, terms and conditions of certain contracts, AB 661**

      Putative fathers, registry, SB 295, AB 298

      Room tax, information concerning operators, SB 122

      School violence, response plans, SB 289**

      Tort actions against governmental entities, confidential settlement agreements void, SB 398, AB 277**

      Traffic stops, information collected for study, AB 500**

      Viatical settlements, records and reports, AB 618*

      Voter registration information, AB 637*

      Youth shelters, records, AB 264*

CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICTS

      Boundaries, SB 575, AB 665, AB 674, SCR 4

      Reapportionment and redistricting, procedures, ACR 1‡

CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF

      Air pollution control, duties, SB 478*, SB 534

      Director

             Fund to protect natural resources, administration, AB 615

             Office, appropriations, SB 250**, SB 447, AB 403†

      Environmental protection, division of

             Interim permits for exploration project or mining operation, duties, AB 79

             Public utilities commission, cooperation with, AB 197*

             Utility facilities, review of applications for construction permits, SB 362**

             Walker Lake, development of water quality standards, AB 403

      Forestry, division of

             Equipment, appropriation, SB 449**

             Fire suppression equipment and strike teams, appropriations, SB 158, AB 510**

             License plates for firefighters, issuance, use of fees, SB 257**

             Radio connection with motor vehicles department, appropriation, AB 509

             Seed bank coordinator, position created, appropriation, SB 160

             Wildland fires in 2000, firefighters commended, ACR 14‡

      State lands, division of

             Bond issue for recreational purposes, submission to voters, AB 615

             Lease of residential property to state officers or employees, duties, SB 358**

             Lease purchase or installment purchase agreements, AB 567**

             Tahoe Basin

                   Bond issue for environmental improvement program, AB 177**

                   Grants and agreements for preservation, authority, SB 117, AB 176**

      State parks, division of

             Belmont courthouse, appropriation for restoration, AB 119

             Bond issue for parks, submission to voters, AB 615

             Cultural resources, commission on stewardship, representation, AB 230†

             Equipment, appropriation, AB 505**

             Floyd Lamb state park, appropriation for building restoration, AB 269

             Grant and gift fund designated special revenue fund, SB 202**

             Improvements to state parks, appropriation, reversion of previous appropriations extended, SB 448**

             Maintenance projects, appropriation, AB 506**

             Off-road vehicles, receipt and use of fees relating to, SB 220

             Radio connection with motor vehicles department, appropriation, AB 507**

             Watercraft fuel taxes, use for recreational facilities, SB 499**

      Truckee River operating agreement, appropriation for expenses, AB 504**

      Water pollution, requirement for independent investigations before making certain determinations, AB 29*

      Water resources, division of

             Equipment, appropriation, AB 508**

             River and stream gauging, ground water measurement and South Fork Dam monitoring, appropriation, SB 250**

      Wildlife, division of

             Bond issue for wildlife, submission to voters, AB 615

             Change account, amount, AB 199**

             Delinquent fees, procedures for collection, AB 314**

             Instructors of safe boating courses, certification, AB 469**

             License agents, fees, AB 199**

             Motorboat sales, duties, AB 651

             Obligated reserve account, creation, SB 586**

             Outfitters and guides, receipt of reports, AB 410

             Petty cash account, amount, AB 199**

             Predatory animals, fees and appropriation for management, SB 30, AB 291*

             Redesignation as department, SB 30, AB 494

             Safe boating courses, duties regarding certificates, AB 469*

             Trout management account, creation, sources and use, AB 199**

             Wildlife account, deposits, SB 499**, AB 410

CONSERVATION CAMPS

      Pioche, appropriation, SB 442**

CONSERVATION DISTRICTS (For general provisions, see DISTRICTS)

      Actions by vote of supervisors, requirements, SB 329**

      Powers, AB 84**

      Vacancy in office of supervisor, filling, AB 84**

      Weed control grant program, SB 13

CONSPIRACY

      Genetic marker testing of certain convicted persons, SB 548†

      Marijuana possession, penalty, AB 453*

      Motor vehicles, prohibited acts regarding damaged vehicles, AB 207†

      School property, bus or event, reports of crimes committed, SB 291

CONSTABLES (See also PEACE OFFICERS)

      Execution of process, writs and warrants on request of sheriff, AB 557*

      Fees for services, AB 94*

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, NEVADA

      Citizens' commission on salaries for certain elected officers, creation, AJR 14

      County and township government

             Appointment of county officers, authority of legislature to provide for, AJR 14

             Compensation of county officers, removal of duty of legislature to fix, AJR 14

             Uniformity of system, removal of requirement, AJR 14

      Governor, time for submission of budget to legislature, AJR 5 of the 69th session

      Initiative petition levying or increasing tax, judicial and legislative review, SJR 3

      Judicial department

             Business courts, establishment authorized, SJR 5

             Intermediate appellate court, creation, AJR 12‡, AJR 22 of the 70th session

             Tax levies or increases compelled by court order, legislative approval, SJR 3

             Vacancies, term of office of judges filling, AJR 12‡, AJR 13 of the 70th session‡

      Legislature

             60-day limit on salaries eliminated, AJR 5 of the 69th session

             Annual sessions, AJR 5 of the 69th session

             Budget, time for presentation by governor, AJR 5 of the 69th session

             Special sessions, AJR 5 of the 69th session

             Tax levies or increases compelled by court order, approval required, SJR 3

      Lottery operated by state, authorization, AJR 11

      Property tax

             Abatement of tax for homeowners suffering severe economic hardship, AJR 8‡, SJR 11 of the 70th session‡

             Exemptions, considerations in enactment, SJR 20 of the 70th session

             Property development restricted by compact, separate taxation, AJR 8‡

      Rule against perpetuities, repeal, AJR 4 of the 70th session‡

      State debt limit, exemption for state support of school construction, AJR 26 of the 70th session‡

      United States senators, obsolete election provision repealed, AJR 3‡

      Voting rights of mentally incompetent persons, language modernized, AJR 3‡

CONSTRUCTION CONTROLS

      Residential pool and spa contractors, duties, SB 216**

CONSTRUCTION EDUCATION, COMMISSION ON

      Creation, powers and duties, AB 620**

CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT

      Emission control in Clark County, regulation, AB 284

      Holders of noncommercial drivers' licenses, authorization to drive certain combinations of vehicles, AB 6**

      Special mobile equipment, exemption from special fuel tax, AB 639**

CONSTRUCTION TAXES

      Advisory question regarding imposition of tax in certain school districts, AB 501†

      Impact fees, credit for amount of residential construction tax paid, AB 458**

      Maximum amount of residential construction tax increased, AB 654†

      Nonresidential construction, imposition and use, AB 462, AB 654

CONSTRUCTIONAL DEFECTS

      Admissibility of commission findings, SB 310

      Arbitration, contractual clauses requiring arbitration prohibited, SB 89, AB 81

      Attorneys for claimants, duties, SB 185, SB 310, SB 421†, SB 516, AB 133

      Building codes, approval of construction by inspector creates presumption of compliance, AB 133†

      Common-interest communities (See also Complex matters, this heading)

             Commencement of action by association, requirements, SB 89, SB 185, SB 421†, SB 516†, AB 81, AB 133†

             Destructive tests to determine damage or injury, requirements, SB 421†

             Inducements to encourage commencement of action by association prohibited, penalty, SB 185, SB 516†, AB 133†

             Sale of unit, required disclosures, SB 261†, AB 484

      Complex matters

             Contractor authorized to repair certain defects, SB 516†, AB 133†, AB 477

             Mediation, powers of special master, SB 185

      Constructional defect commission, creation, review of claims, immunities, SB 310

      Corporations, claims unaffected by dissolution, SB 89, AB 81

      Damages

             Contractor's failure to repair, recovery of damages, SB 89, SB 516†, AB 81, AB 133†, AB 477, AB 498

             Contractual provision limiting or altering damages prohibited, SB 89, AB 81

             Reduction in market value as result of disclosure of defects, recovery limited to, AB 366

      Definition, SB 516†, AB 133†, AB 477

      Design professionals, action for professional negligence, SB 516, AB 133

      Disciplinary action against contractors

             Administrative citations, failure to comply, AB 495

             Grounds, SB 89, SB 185, SB 516†, AB 81, AB 366, AB 477

             Laws regarding defects do not preclude disciplinary action, AB 366

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Disclosure of certain information to purchasers of new residences required, SB 310, SB 516†, AB 133†, AB 366, AB 477

      Dismissal of actions, grounds, SB 310, SB 516, AB 133, AB 477

      Documentary evidence, duty to disclose removed, SB 516†, AB 477

      Filing of actions, requirements, SB 310

      Imminent dangers, notice to contractor, AB 133†

      Inspection of residence subject of claim, contractor's presence mandatory, SB 310

      Insurers, duties relating to actions, SB 185, SB 516†, AB 133†

      Jury instructions, SB 310

      Limitation of actions or repose, SB 310, SB 516†, AB 133†, AB 366, AB 477, AB 498

      Limited-liability companies, claims unaffected by dissolution, SB 89, AB 81

      Mediation

             Award to claimant, reimbursement by contractor, SB 185

             Complex matters, powers of special master, SB 185

             Effect of agreement for repair by contractor, AB 133†

             Expert opinions, SB 185, SB 516†

             Mandatory mediation eliminated, SB 516†, AB 477

      Notice of contractor's inspection or tests to subcontractors and design professionals, SB 516†

      Notice of defects to

             Contractors, SB 185, SB 516†, AB 133†, AB 477

             Insurers, AB 133†

             Parties with interest, AB 133†

             State contractors' board, SB 516†, AB 477

             Subcontractors, suppliers and design professionals, SB 185, SB 516†, AB 133†

      Parties to actions and third-party complaints, SB 185, SB 310, SB 516†, AB 133

      Privileged information, disclosure, review by court, SB 185

      Repairs

             Access to make repairs, time for completion, SB 516†, AB 133†, AB 477

             Bonds, contractor to provide to claimant, SB 89, SB 516†, AB 81

             Charges against subcontractors by contractors, conditions, SB 185

             Duty of contractor or subcontractor to make repairs, SB 185

             Independent person to supervise and inspect, selection, payment, SB 89, AB 81

             Inspection by subcontractor, SB 516†

             State contractors' board, orders for repairs, SB 516†, AB 477

             Warranties, SB 185

      Settlement or judgment

             Acceptance of settlement, effect on claim, SB 310

             Disclosure of terms to purchasers of new residences, AB 366

             Filing notice with county clerk required, contents, SB 185

             Notice to certain parties required before use of money received, AB 133†

             Written demand for settlement, time limit, contents, response, AB 133†

      State contractors' board, review and investigation of claims, SB 516†, AB 477

CONSUMER AFFAIRS DIVISION (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

CONSUMER FRAUD

      Award of costs and fees in actions relating to, AB 204*

CONSUMER HEALTH ASSISTANCE, OFFICE OF

      External review organization, contracts with, SB 320, AB 422

      Hospital patients, bureau for, creation, SB 573**, AB 559

CONSUMER REPORTS

      Fees charged consumer for report, limitation, AB 157

      Motor vehicle insurers, unlawful use of reports, AB 390

CONSUMER'S ADVOCATE

      Anatomical gifts, duties, AB 497**

      Audit of in-state utilities, consultation, SB 508

      Electric utilities, duties, AB 369**, AB 661**

      Employment classification, AB 602

      Low-income energy assistance and conservation, duties, AB 349, AB 661**

      Renewable energy generation projects, duties, AB 661**

      Task force for renewable energy and energy conservation, duties, AB 661**

CONTAGIOUS DISEASES (See COMMUNICABLE DISEASES)

CONTEMPT

      Legislative hearings, compelling obedience of subpoenas, SB 570**

      Medical panels or hearing officers, contempt toward, SB 91**

CONTRACEPTIVES

      Health insurance, mandatory coverage repealed, SB 212, AB 206

CONTRACTORS

      Administrative citations, effect of failure to comply, AB 495

      Air pollution, construction sites exempt from certain penalty provisions, SB 90

      Commission on construction education, creation, duties, grants, AB 620**

      Comstock historic district commission, representation, AB 102*

      Constructional defects (See CONSTRUCTIONAL DEFECTS)

      Contracts, requirements for payment, remedies for nonpayment, SB 274*

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Electrical contractors, licensing requirements, AB 355

      Fines for violations, deposit, AB 620**

      Independent contractors (See INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS)

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Licenses

             Application form, contents, AB 620**

             Business license, proof required, SB 380†

             Business tax, proof of payment required, SB 380†

             Denial, notice, appeal, AB 620**

             Exemptions, AB 620**

             Fees, AB 392

             Financial responsibility, requirements, SB 516†, AB 620**

             Suspension or revocation, AB 495, AB 620**

             Unemployment contributions, proof of payment required, SB 380†

      Mechanics' and materialmen's liens (See LIENS)

      Occupational safety and health (See OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH)

      Plumbing contractors, licensing requirements, AB 379

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      Residential pools and spas, duties, violations, penalties, SB 216**

      State contractors' board

             Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Constructional defect claims, review, SB 516†, AB 477

             Constructional defect commission, creation, duties, SB 310

             Criminal proceedings involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

             Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

             Exemption from licensing, regulations, AB 620**

             Fines, deposit, AB 620**

             Public works, issuance of certificates of eligibility, SB 63**, SB 94

             Recovery fund, sources, use, duties, SB 216**

             Residential swimming pools and spas, duties, SB 216**

             State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

      Subcontractors

             Business tax, proof of compliance to contractor unnecessary, SB 380**

             Disciplinary action, grounds, SB 185

             Industrial insurance premiums, contractor's liability eliminated, SB 380†

             Purchasers of new residences to be provided with information on subcontractors, SB 185, SB 516†, AB 133†, AB 366

             Subcontracts, requirements for payment, remedies for nonpayment, SB 274*

             Unemployment contributions, contractor's liability eliminated, SB 380†

CONTRACTS

      Athletes' agents and student athletes, requirements, rescission rights, AB 253*

      Attorney general, authority to enter, AB 602

      Constructional defects, void provisions in contracts, SB 89, AB 81

      Contractors and subcontractors, SB 274*

      Deeds of trust (See DEEDS OF TRUST)

      Do-not-compete agreements, enforceability, SB 511

      Independent contractors (See INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS)

      Minors, petition for judicial approval of certain contracts, SB 47

      Motor vehicle dealers and other licensees, conditions of surety bond, AB 320**

      Patented technology, constructive contracts based on use, SB 558†

      Public agencies, cooperative agreements (See COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS, PUBLIC AGENCIES)

      Public hazards, provisions effecting concealment of hazard void, remedies, SB 411

      Public officers and employees, conflicts of interest (See ETHICS)

      Public purchasing (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL PURCHASING; STATE PURCHASING)

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      Real property

             Installment sales contracts, applicability of certain laws, SB 134

             Residential, development of form for sales contracts, SB 186

      Reciprocal beneficiary relationships, recognition, rights and benefits, AB 496

      Schools, contracts to operate, manage or oversee, AB 351

      Service contracts, automatic renewals unenforceable, exceptions, SB 5

      Swimming pools and spas, residential, construction or restoration, SB 216**

      Washoe County airport authority, former trustees, SB 38**, AB 312

CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES

      Advanced practitioners of nursing, authority to prescribe, SB 52*

      Attorney general, injunctive relief, SB 397**

      Driving under the influence (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

      Drug abuse (See DRUG AND ALCOHOL ABUSE)

      Drug testing (See DRUG TESTING)

      Immediate precursors, prohibited acts, penalties, AB 387

      Manufacture for personal use, exception from laws eliminated, SB 204*

      Marijuana (See MARIJUANA)

      Methamphetamine, preparation for personal use prohibited, SB 204*

      Pain management issues, state committee on, creation, duties, SB 371

      Peace officers, inspection of criminal records by prospective employers, AB 112

      Pharmacies (See PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY)

      Prescriptions (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Public safety, department of, duties, SB 481**

      School personnel, effect of suspension or dismissal of criminal charges, SB 205

      School property, bus or event, reports of crimes committed, SB 291

      School pupils

             Educational programs for pupils convicted of violations, SB 305†

             Exception to mandatory suspension or expulsion for violations, SB 115†

             Legislative study of programs for at-risk pupils, SB 305

CONVENTIONS AND CONVENTION FACILITIES (See also PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS)

      Business tax, increase in fees, Initiative Petition

      Cigarettes displayed or exhibited, tax exemption removed, SB 381†

      Personal property owned by nonresidents for purposes of conventions held within state, tax exemption, SB 376**

COOKS

      Compensation for overtime, SB 136

COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS, PUBLIC AGENCIES

      Adverse effect on public agencies not parties to agreements prohibited, AB 413*

      Air pollution control in Clark County, SB 536††

      Cultural resources, stewardship program, AB 230

      Electrical services, municipal aggregation coalition, AB 373

      Environmentally sensitive areas, protection programs, SB 410

      Indian tribal police, training and certification, AB 560**

      Interlocal contracts, approval of certain contracts by attorney general, AB 128*

      Mortgage agent and broker regulation, AB 324†

      Motor vehicle registration services, SB 408

      Preemption of all powers and duties of public agency not party to agreement prohibited, AB 413†

      Regional facilities for public safety, health or criminal justice, operation, SB 203**

      Tahoe Basin, programs to preserve environment, SB 117, AB 176**

      Washoe County regional planning, AB 163**

      Written agreements required when certain expenditures anticipated, AB 556**

COOPERATIVE EXTENSION (See AGRICULTURE)

CORONERS

      Juvenile delinquents, establishment of visitation programs, AB 174**

CORPORATIONS

      Articles of incorporation, amendment, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Bonds and notes, investment by certain local governments, AB 96**

      Business license fee, increase, Initiative Petition

      Certificates of termination of amendment, filing fee, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Charter, revocation for default, reinstatement, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Close corporations, conversion to, SB 51*, SB 217, SB 577**

      Constructional defects, claims unaffected by dissolution, SB 89, AB 81

      Court reporting firms, licensure, fees, duties, AB 622**

      Directors

             Annual lists, fees, SB 51*, SB 577**

             Committees, SB 51*, SB 577**

             Liability, SB 577**

             Meetings, calling, quorum, SB 51*, SB 577**

             Piercing the corporate veil, legislative declaration, SB 577**

             Term of office, expiration, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Dissenters' rights, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Dissolution and winding up, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Do-not-compete agreements, enforceability, SB 511

      Documents, filing with secretary of state, SB 51*, SB 217, SB 356**, SB 577**

      Foreign corporations

             Deposits defined, SB 51*, SB 577**

             Documents, filing, SB 51*, SB 217, SB 356**, SB 577**

      Gaming, finding of suitability of certain beneficial owners, AB 466**, AB 578

      Home-based businesses, rejection of industrial insurance coverage, AB 160**

      Interior or residential design businesses, oversight, SB 301**, AB 539

      Mergers, conversions or exchanges of interest, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Monopolies, unlawful acts, AB 152**

      Names

             Entry in register of county clerk, fee, AB 94*, AB 108†

             Fictitious name certificates, filing and renewal, AB 154**

      Nonprofit (See NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS)

      Open meeting laws, applicability to corporations receiving public grants, AB 225†

      Professional (See PROFESSIONAL CORPORATIONS)

      Public accounting practice under fictitious name, registration required, SB 512*

      Records, copying by certain stockholders, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Resident agents, certification and regulation, AB 617

      Sale, lease or exchange of assets, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Service of process after revocation of charter, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Stock

             Change in number of shares, procedure, SB 51*, SB 577**

             Delinquent installments or calls, forfeitures, SB 51*, SB 577**

             Distributions, SB 51*, SB 577**

             Fractional shares, appraisals, SB 51*, SB 577**

             Insurance companies, investments, AB 618*

             Issuance, determinations of directors, SB 51*, SB 577**

             Lost, stolen or destroyed certificates, reissuance, SB 51*, SB 577**

             Redemption, effect on voting rights, SB 51*, SB 577**

             Resolutions of directors, filing, SB 51*, SB 577**

             State investment authorized, SB 487**, SB 488

             Voting of shares held by two or more persons, SB 51*, SB 577**

      Stockholders, liability limited, standard of proof, SB 577**

CORRECTIONS, DEPARTMENT OF

      Department of prisons redesignated as, SB 193

COSMETOLOGY

      Apprentices, registration, AB 551†

      Demonstrators of cosmetics, licensure and regulation, AB 551*

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Food or beverages, sale in establishments, AB 551*

      Licensing examinations, offering in Spanish or other foreign languages, SB 153*

      Make-up applicators, exemption from licensing requirements, AB 551†

      State board of cosmetology

             Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Criminal proceedings involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

             Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

             State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

COUNTIES

      Actions, by or against (See ACTIONS—State or political subdivisions)

      Animals, establishment of advisory committee on, AB 412

      Annexation (See ANNEXATION)

      Bonds and other obligations (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Building codes (See BUILDING CODES)

      Building inspectors (See BUILDING INSPECTORS)

      Building permits (See BUILDING PERMITS)

      Buildings (See PUBLIC BUILDINGS)

      Business licenses (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Carson City (See CARSON CITY)

      Churchill (See CHURCHILL COUNTY)

      Clark (See CLARK COUNTY)

      Community redevelopment (See COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT)

      Computer crimes causing disruptions in operations unlawful, penalties, SB 48*

      Douglas (See DOUGLAS COUNTY)

      Elko (See ELKO COUNTY)

      Employees (See COUNTY EMPLOYEES)

      Eureka (See EUREKA COUNTY)

      False reports of crime or emergency, recovery of response costs, AB 399**

      Finances and funds (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Fireworks, regulation, AB 482†

      Governmental services

             Evaluation of services by persons acting as customers, exemption from private investigators' laws, SB 416

             Franchises for inspection services, authority to grant, AB 537†

             Public service competing with private entities, study, SB 355

      Highways and roads (See HIGHWAYS AND ROADS)

      Indian affairs, department of, assessment of fees, SB 365

      Indian burial sites, duties regarding human remains, SB 365

      Indigent persons (See INDIGENT PERSONS)

      Jails (See JAILS AND DETENTION FACILITIES)

      Land use planning (See LAND USE PLANNING; REGIONAL PLANNING)

      Lander (See LANDER COUNTY)

      Lincoln (See LINCOLN COUNTY)

      Local improvements (See LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS)

      Lyon (See LYON COUNTY)

      Mineral (See MINERAL COUNTY)

      Nye (See NYE COUNTY)

      Officers (See COUNTY OFFICERS; specific officer)

      Open meeting law (See MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

      Ordinances (See ORDINANCES)

      Population based laws, revision to reflect 2000 census results, AB 650**

      Property

             Airport property, authority to sell, lease or exchange, AB 647

             Donation to nonprofit entities, AB 451**

             Federal land containing mining operation, transfer or sale following acquisition by county, AB 56**

             Lease of property for airport, airport facility or service, term, AB 210*

             Sale, exchange or reconveyance, procedure, AB 385

      Public facilities, power to buy, sell or exchange property for, AB 385

      Public lands, management, SB 340, AB 391

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      Purchasing (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL PURCHASING)

      Restitution, administration of court-ordered programs, AB 573†

      Sale of product in county prohibited if use of product prohibited, AB 486

      Sheriffs (See SHERIFFS)

      State highways, relinquishment of certain portions to counties, SB 219†, AB 175†

      Storey (See STOREY COUNTY)

      Tax increment areas, creation, SB 266

      Taxes and taxation (See specific tax)

      Traffic control, authority to allow operation of wide vehicles on highways restricted, AB 644

      Uniformity of system of government, removal of requirement, AJR 14

      Utilities (See also PUBLIC UTILITIES)

             Electrical services, aggregation programs, AB 373

             Municipal utilities, regulation by public utilities commission, SB 425**

             Wireless services providers, fees imposed on, SB 563*, SB 569**

      Washoe (See WASHOE COUNTY)

      Weed control grant program, SB 13

      White Pine (See WHITE PINE COUNTY)

      Zoning (See ZONING)

COUNTY ASSESSORS (See also COUNTY OFFICERS)

      Appointment, legislature may provide for, AJR 14

      Elko County assessor as city assessor, repeal, AB 11*

      Property tax (See PROPERTY TAX)

      Recorded instruments, receipt of digital access or duplicate copies, SB 376**

      Salary, AB 256, AB 606, AJR 14

      Subdivision of land, duties regarding certain violations, SB 376**

      Taxes on livestock, certain duties removed, SB 376**

COUNTY AUDITORS (See also COUNTY OFFICERS)

      Annual accountings by tax receivers, requirements, AB 96**

      Foreign teachers employed in state, issuance of warrants, SB 148

      Metropolitan police department, duties regarding certain actions, AB 202*

COUNTY CLERKS (See also CLERKS OF COURT; COUNTY OFFICERS)

      Appointment, legislature may provide for, AJR 14

      Corporate names, entry fee increased, AB 108†

      Elections (See ELECTIONS)

      Fictitious names, duties regarding certificates, AB 154**

      Initiative petitions (See INITIATIVE PETITIONS)

      Marriage (See MARRIAGE)

      Office declared nonpartisan, SB 297†

      Real property transfer tax, duties, SB 238†

      Referendum petitions (See REFERENDUM PETITIONS)

      Salary, AB 256, AB 606, AJR 14

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS (See also COUNTY OFFICERS)

      Advisory boards

             Compensation, AB 100†

             Travel expenses, AB 100**

      Appointment, legislature may provide for, AJR 14

      Business tax, exchange of information with tax commission, SB 222**

      Chairman and vice chairman, terms of office, AB 98*

      County officers, authority to establish salaries of, AJR 14

      County recorders

             Annual reports regarding use of certain fees, AB 94*

             Oversight, certain duties removed, AB 568**

      Criminal justice, advisory committee on, representation, SB 286

      Fire department districts, powers, AB 488**

      Health facilities, powers and duties regarding certain capital expenditures, SB 328

      Hospitals, tax for transfer to division of health care financing and policy, SB 377**

      Housing codes, authority to adopt, AB 131*

      Justices of the peace, determination of number, AB 23

      Library districts, powers and duties, AB 293*, AB 317, AB 441**

      Mentoring of children, adoption of guidelines, distribution of money, AB 69†

      Ordinances, powers, SB 62†, AB 92**, AB 208

      Public lands, management, SB 340, AB 391

      Real property transfer tax for programs to control invasive species, SB 468

      Salary, AB 256, AB 606, AJR 14

COUNTY EMPLOYEES

      Affordable housing, legislative declaration, SB 552†

      Annual leave, additional leave authorized, SB 151

      Assault or battery of employee who makes home visits, penalties, SB 31*

      Collective bargaining, arbitration of certain disputes, AB 365

      Deferred compensation, additional plans authorized, AB 563**

      Emergency communications technicians, leave of absence during disaster, AB 122, AB 386**

      Equal pay commission, creation, duties, SB 85†

      Ethics (See ETHICS)

      Group insurance (See INSURANCE)

      Legislators, leave to attend interim meetings required, SB 57**

      Overtime, discipline for refusal to work unscheduled overtime prohibited, SB 24

      Peace officers (See PEACE OFFICERS; SHERIFFS)

      Prostate cancer task force, leave to perform duties as member, SB 318**

      Renewable energy task force, leave to perform duties as member, AB 661**

      Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT)

      State employees who received specialized training, restrictions on hiring, SB 354

      Teachers (See SCHOOLS, PUBLIC—Personnel)

      Whistleblowers, protections, SB 556*

COUNTY FAIR AND RECREATION BOARDS (See FAIR AND RECREATION BOARDS)

COUNTY HOSPITALS (See also MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

      Board of trustees

             Compensation of trustees in smaller counties increased, AB 14**

             Health insurance for trustees in smaller counties may be provided, AB 14**

             Physician as voting member, appointment in smaller counties, AB 13**

      Capital expenditures, approval of certain projects, SB 328

      Children's health insurance, training of employees to assist in enrollments, AB 35

      Collection of fees from insured patients, limitation, AB 52, AB 129

      Indigent patients

             Long-term care, payment of costs by state, SB 259, SB 321†

             Treatment of disproportionate share, payments, SB 302, SB 333, SB 377**

      Legislative study directed of system for reporting medical errors, ACR 7‡

      Medical devices, sales and use tax exemption, SB 528**, AB 411

      Patients generally (See PATIENTS)

      Podiatric physicians, staff privileges, SB 405*

COUNTY MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX

      Delinquent taxes, collection, AB 314**

      Dishonored payments, service charges, SB 503**, AB 314**

      Transportation commissions (See REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION COMMISSIONS)

COUNTY OFFICERS (See also specific officer)

      Annual leave, additional leave authorized, SB 151

      Appointment, legislature may provide for, AJR 14

      Commission to review compensation, duties, AB 606

      Emergency communications technicians, leave of absence during disaster, AB 122, AB 386**

      Ethics (See ETHICS)

      Financial disclosure statements, filing, SB 466*

      Group insurance (See INSURANCE)

      Longevity pay, prospective repeal, AB 256

      Meetings (See MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

      Prostate cancer task force, leave to perform duties as member, SB 318**

      Renewable energy task force, leave to perform duties as member, AB 661**

      Resignation required before running for different elective office, SB 268

      Salaries

             Fixing by legislature, removal of requirement, AJR 14

             Increase, cost-of-living adjustments, AB 256, AB 606

      Traveling by private conveyance, reimbursement, SB 151

      Vacancies, appointing authority to notify filing officer, AB 637*

      Whistleblowers, protections, SB 556*

COUNTY PROTECTIVE SERVICES AGENCIES

      Child welfare services in large counties, duties, appropriation, AB 343, AB 512

      Domestic violence battery, assessment of certain children, SB 87*

      Plan for permanent placement, duties, AB 248**

COUNTY RECORDERS (See also COUNTY OFFICERS)

      Appointment, legislature may provide for, AJR 14

      County commissioners, certain oversight duties removed, AB 568**

      Fees, AB 94*

      Fines for violations, AB 568**

      Powers and duties generally, AB 568**

      Real property transfer tax, duties, SB 238*

      Recording of instruments (See RECORDING OF INSTRUMENTS)

      Salary, AB 256, AB 606, AJR 14

      Technology, additional fees for acquiring or improving, reports, AB 94*

COUNTY ROADS (See HIGHWAYS AND ROADS)

COUNTY TREASURERS (See also COUNTY OFFICERS)

      Annual accountings, requirements, AB 96**

      Appointment, legislature may provide for, AJR 14

      Civil action, duties relating to filing fees, AB 239**

      Salary, AB 256, AB 606, AJR 14

      Taxes on livestock, certain duties removed, SB 376**

COURT ADMINISTRATOR

      Alcohol and drug abuse treatment programs, appropriations, SB 143**, AB 73

      Child support, annual adjustment based on Consumer Price Index, AB 37*

      Delinquent fines and fees, use of money collected, AB 106

      Judicial retirement fund, duties, AB 232

COURT COMMISSIONERS

      Assault or battery by probationer, prisoner or parolee, enhanced penalty, SB 31*

COURT COSTS AND FEES

      Adoption of children with special needs, reduction or waiver, AB 535*

      Delinquent fines and fees, collection procedures, AB 106

      Filing fees, AB 94†

      Legal services and pro bono programs, additional fees for support, AB 239**

      Transcripts in certain actions, payment of fees by county, AB 429**

COURT REPORTERS

      Business entities, licensure, unlawful acts, AB 622**

      Certification or licensing fees, AB 622**

      Certified court reporters' board of Nevada

             Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Criminal proceedings involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

             Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

             Regulations, authority to adopt, AB 622**

             State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

      Child protection cases or cases involving indigents, fees, AB 429**

      Continuing education programs, AB 622**

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Prisoners, fees in actions involving, SB 547

COURTS

      Business courts

             Establishment authorized, SJR 5

             Support for establishment expressed, SCR 11

      Clerks (See CLERKS OF COURT)

      District courts (See DISTRICT COURTS)

      Family courts (See FAMILY COURTS)

      Intermediate appellate court, creation, AJR 12‡, AJR 22 of the 70th session

      Justices of the peace (See JUSTICES' COURTS; JUSTICES OF THE PEACE)

      Juvenile courts (See JUVENILE COURTS)

      Municipal courts (See MUNICIPAL COURTS)

      Supreme court (See SUPREME COURT)

COVENANTS

      Amateur radio antenna structures, undue restrictions prohibited, AB 61†

CREDIT CARDS

      Interactive gaming, electronic funds transfers allowed, AB 296, AB 466**, AB 578

      Internet sites, collection of personal information restricted, penalty, SB 48†

      State or local agencies, charges for use of card to remit payments to, AB 649**

CREDIT REPORTS

      Fees charged consumer for report, limitation, AB 157

      Motor vehicle insurers, unlawful use of reports, AB 390

CREDIT SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS

      Bond or deposit, payment of investigative or hearing costs, AB 627*

      Certificates of registration, expiration, renewal, AB 627*

CREDIT UNIONS

      Business records bill of rights, adoption, SB 198

      Home loans, prohibited acts by lenders, SB 6*, AB 447

      Motor vehicles department, electronic submission of documents to, SB 524**

      Powers generally, SB 330*

      Residential swimming pools and spas, duties concerning loans, SB 216†

CREMATION AND CREMATORIES

      Reciprocal beneficiaries, authority and responsibility to order cremation, AB 496

CRIME AGAINST NATURE (See also SEX OFFENDERS)

      School property, bus or event, reports of crimes committed, SB 291

CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS (See also specific crime)

      Banks, penalty provision for derogatory remarks about bank repealed, SB 53**

      Boilers and pressure vessels, unlawful installation or repair, SB 337†

      Cancer reporting system, penalties for violations, AB 630**

      Carnival rides, failure to report deaths or serious injuries, AB 334

      Cigarette sales to minors via Internet, penalty, SB 551**

      Clean-burning fuel, violations, SB 478†

      Common-interest personnel, violations, SB 185, SB 516†, AB 133†

      Computer-related crimes, penalties, SB 48*, SB 551**

      Death penalty (See DEATH PENALTY)

      Domestic violence (See DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

      Driver's license violations by minors, AB 8

      Driving under the influence (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

      Elevators and similar equipment, unlawful installation or repair, SB 337*

      Employment violations involving minors under 16, AB 74**

      False reports of crime, action to recover response costs, AB 399**

      Farm products subject to lien, removal from state, SB 88†

      Felonies (See FELONIES)

      Fines (See FINES)

      Forfeiture (See FORFEITURES)

      Gaming

             Interactive gaming, unlawful acts, AB 296, AB 466**, AB 578

             International gaming salons, unlicensed operation, SB 283**

             Smoking violations in gaming establishments, AB 159

      Gross misdemeanors (See GROSS MISDEMEANORS)

      Home loans, unfair lending practices, AB 447

      Industrial insurance, failure of employers to post certain notices, AB 46

      Internet service providers, unlawful acts, SB 551†

      Interpreters for deaf persons, unlicensed practice, SB 245*

      Intoxicating liquor, acts involving minors, SB 551**, AB 16, AB 125*

      Landscape architecture, unlawful acts, AB 310**

      Laser pointers, unlawful acts, AB 24

      Law practice, unlawful acts, AB 240

      Legislative committee on criminal justice, creation, duties, SB 286

      Legislative study of misdemeanors directed, ACR 3

      Marijuana violations, AB 453*

      Massage therapists, unlawful acts, AB 625

      Motor carriers, prohibited acts, SB 270, SB 576

      Police animals, injury to animal resulting in injury to person, AB 463†

      Property managing agents, unlicensed practice, SB 421†

      Real estates instructors, acting without certification, AB 541

      Resident agents, unlawful acts, AB 617

      Residential pool and spa contractors, violations, SB 216**

      School achievement exams, false claims of irregularities, AB 214**

      School district employees, ethical violations, SB 292, SB 399**

      School violence, threats, SB 148, AB 319

      Skateboard parks, violations by users, SB 482**

      Smoking violations, SB 258, AB 159, AB 168, AB 362

      Telecommunications service providers, deceptive trade practices, SB 387

      Telemarketing, deceptive trade practices, AB 337**

      Thermal technicians, unlicensed practice, AB 492

      Tobacco, unlawful advertising, SB 258

      Tour operators and brokers, deceptive trade practices, AB 245*

      Traffic violations (See TRAFFIC CONTROL)

      Witnesses to crime, peace officers authorized to detain, SB 549

      Workplace harassment, violation of protective order, AB 370*

CRIMINAL HISTORY RECORDS

      Acquittal, dismissal or disposition of charge favorable to defendant, request for removal of record from files, AB 328**

      Concealed weapons, permit information submitted to central repository, SB 20†

      Crimes against children, registration of offenders, SB 412**

      Criminal justice, advisory committee on, representation, SB 286

      Dental records, appropriation for database, SB 293

      Domestic violence

             Protective orders, removal of information from records based on false or misleading statements, SB 18

             Reports by prosecuting attorneys, AB 259†

      Driver education schools, investigation of operators and instructors, SB 523**

      Employers, dissemination of information to, AB 331

      Gaming employees, dissemination of information, AB 331

      Genetic marker testing of certain convicted persons,  duties, SB 548†, AB 54**

      Insurance commissioner, dissemination of information to, AB 618*

      Internet, accessibility of certain information, SB 479

      Medical marijuana use, receipt of registry card applications, AB 453*

      National crime information center computer, appropriation, SB 445, AB 592

      Peace officer applicants, review of records by prospective employers, AB 112

      Registration of certain offenders, duties, SB 412**

      School personnel

             Private school employees, dissemination of information, AB 331

             Public school personnel, consideration of records for purpose of licensing, employment or discipline, SB 205

      Sealing (See SEALING RECORDS OF CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS)

      Sex offenders, registration, SB 412**

      Volunteers, dissemination of information to employers, AB 331

      Work permits, investigation of applicants, AB 445, AB 466**

      Workplace harassment protective orders, inclusion of information, AB 370†

CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS

      Elder abuse, inspection of certain records by law enforcement agencies, AB 111

      Peace officers, investigation of misconduct, AB 282**, AB 323, AB 634*

CRIMINAL PROCEDURE

      Aliens, notice of effect of certain pleas, AB 394

      Arrest (See ARREST)

      Bail (See BAIL)

      City attorneys, criminal defenses authorized, AB 41**

      Death penalty (See DEATH PENALTY)

      Evidence (See EVIDENCE)

      Forfeiture (See FORFEITURES)

      Genetic marker testing, SB 548†, AB 54**, AB 354, AB 489*

      Legislative committee on criminal justice, creation, duties, SB 286

      Limitation of criminal actions for certain crimes, AB 54**

      Mentally incompetent defendants, evaluations, AB 582**

      Parole (See PAROLE)

      Preliminary examinations (See PRELIMINARY EXAMINATIONS)

      Presentence investigations (See PRESENTENCE INVESTIGATIONS)

      Probation (See PROBATION)

      Sealing records (See SEALING RECORDS OF CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS)

      Sentencing (See SENTENCING)

      Witnesses and testimony (See WITNESSES AND TESTIMONY)

      Work permits, denial based solely on certain convictions prohibited, SB 256

CROP-DUSTING

      Liability insurance coverage, minimum amount, AB 30*

CRUELTY TO ANIMALS

      Advisory committees on animals, establishment by counties and cities, AB 412

      County commissioners, authority to adopt ordinances, SB 62†, AB 92**, AB 208

      Enforcement of laws, field agents' authority to stop vehicles, AB 560**

      License plates for support of animals, issuance, SB 54**

      Penalties, SB 62**

      Probation, evaluation and counseling or therapy as condition of, SB 62**

      Shelters, duties regarding dangerous animals, AB 412

      Societies for prevention of cruelty to animals

             Arrests, authority of members, agents or officers of certain societies, AB 419*

             Peace officer powers of certain members, agents or officers, AB 419†

      Treatment of animals, regulations and ordinances more stringent that state laws restricted, SB 62†, AB 208

CULINARY AND HOSPITALITY ACADEMY OF LAS VEGAS

      Appropriation, AB 594

CULTURAL ACTIVITIES (See also ARTS AND HUMANITIES)

      Account for local cultural activities, appropriation, AB 274

      Contracts involving minors, petition for judicial approval, SB 47

      Endowment fund for arts and humanities, creation, SB 170†

      Nevada cultural fund, creation, SB 170**

      Room tax increase for use of artistic and cultural programs, AB 158

      Stewardship program for cultural resources, establishment, AB 230

CULTURAL AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF

      Department of museums, library and arts redesignated as, SB 541**

CUSTODY (See CHILD CUSTODY)

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DAIRIES AND DAIRY PRODUCTS (See also AGRICULTURE)

      Animals, penalty for keeping in unhealthy conditions, SB 62†

      Assessment of distributors, amount, penalty for late payment, SB 505**

      Inspection program, responsibility of state dairy commission, SB 505**

DAIRY COMMISSION, STATE

      Biennial report, availability to public, SB 505*

      Dairy inspection program, powers and duties, SB 505**

      Local agricultural products, fostering of purchase and use directed, ACR 4‡

DAMAGES

      Collateral sources, reduction of damages for benefits received from, AB 17

      Computer-related crimes, SB 48*

      Constructional defects (See CONSTRUCTIONAL DEFECTS)

      Flood-damaged, salvage or nonrepairable vehicles, violations, AB 207

      Future damages, periodic payments, AB 17

      Home loans, unfair lending practices, AB 447

      Industrial insurance

             County or city as self-insured employer, denial of certain claims, AB 345†

             Employment discrimination based on status as claimant, SB 126

      Intercollegiate athletics, rules violations, AB 253*

      Livestock, trespass on cultivated land, SB 532

      Noneconomic damages, limitation on award, AB 17

      Public lands, treble damages in actions relating to certain acts, SB 340, AB 391†

      State and political subdivisions, tort actions against, AB 178

      Time shares, actions involving, SB 261*

DAMS (See also WATER)

      South Fork Dam, supplemental appropriation for monitoring, SB 250**

DANCE STUDIOS

      Bond or deposit, amount, payment of investigative or hearing costs, AB 627*

      Certificates of registration, expiration, renewal, AB 627*

DANGEROUS DRUGS (See DRUGS)

DAY CARE (See ADULT DAY CARE; CHILD CARE)

DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME

      State option to extend period urged, AJR 5‡

DAYTON, TOWN OF (For general provisions, see TOWNS)

      Historic commission (See COMSTOCK HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION)

      Settlement, sesquicentennial recognized, SCR 39‡

DEAD BODIES

      Cemeteries (See CEMETERIES)

      Coroners (See CORONERS)

      Cremation (See CREMATION AND CREMATORIES)

      Funerals (See FUNERALS)

      Indian burial sites, duties regarding human remains, SB 365

DEAF PERSONS (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

DEATH PENALTY

      Abolished, sentence reduced to life imprisonment without parole, SB 254†

      Arguments during penalty hearing, procedure, AB 327

      Legislative study, SB 254, ACR 21

      Mentally retarded persons, death penalty prohibited, AB 353

      Minimum age for imposition of penalty, AB 327†

      Moratorium on execution of sentences, SB 254

      Post-conviction relief, genetic marker testing of certain evidence, AB 354

DEBIT CARDS

      Internet sites, collection of personal information restricted, penalty, SB 48†

      State or local agencies, charges for use of card to remit payments to, AB 649**

DEBT ADJUSTING BUSINESSES

      Business records bill of rights, adoption, SB 198

DEBT MANAGEMENT COMMISSIONS (See also LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Combined property tax rate, duties, SB 553**, SB 559

      General obligation debt, approval, SB 553**

      Installment-purchase agreements, approval, SB 553**, SB 559

      Medium-term obligations, approval, SB 553**, SB 559

      Requests for information, powers, SB 553**, SB 559

      Reservation of percentage of remaining allowable tax increases within certain areas, establishment of procedure, SB 123**

      Resolution of disputes regarding tax increases affected by limit on taxes ad valorem, SB 123**

DECEDENTS' ESTATES (See ESTATES OF DECEDENTS)

DECEPTIVE TRADE PRACTICES (See TRADE REGULATIONS AND PRACTICES)

DEED RESTRICTIONS

      Amateur radio antenna structures, undue restrictions prohibited, AB 61†

DEEDS OF TRUST

      Definitions, SB 134

      Foreclosure and sale, procedures, SB 134

      Installment sales contracts, applicability of laws, SB 134

      Partial reconveyance, time for recording reduced, SB 134

      Property insurance exceeding replacement value of improvements as condition of loan prohibited, SB 6*, AB 447

      Recording of documents, requirements regarding legal descriptions, AB 126**

      Unfair lending practices, civil and criminal liability, AB 447

DEFERRED COMPENSATION FOR PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

      Additional plans authorized, AB 563**

      Matching contributions by state on behalf of certain employees, SB 132

DEFERRED DEPOSIT SERVICES

      Definition of financial institution, services included for certain purposes, SB 330*

      Examination or audit fees, amount, effect of failure to pay, SB 330*

DEFIBRILLATORS

      Appropriations for purchase and distribution, SB 403, AB 473

DEFINITIONS

      Acupuncture, AB 339

      Allied health profession (county hospitals), SB 405*

      Alternative fuel (fleet vehicles), SB 177

      Assault, AB 344**

      Battery that constitutes domestic violence, AB 585

      Capital improvement (mobile home parks), AB 388

      Chronic nuisance, AB 131*

      Classic aircraft, SB 351

      Clean-burning fuel, SB 478*

      Constructional defect, SB 516†, AB 133†, AB 477

      Corporate cooperative park (mobile homes), AB 619*

      Design professional (public works), SB 255*

      Digital signature, SB 49**

      Distance education, SB 108, SB 292, SB 399*, AB 127

      Facility for the dependent, SB 319*

      Factory-built housing, AB 552

      Flood vehicle, AB 207

      Food establishment, SB 352**

      Include, includes, including, construction of terms, AB 666†

      Interactive gaming, AB 296, AB 466**, AB 578

      International gaming salon, SB 283**

      Internet pharmacy, SB 397**

      Laser pointer, AB 24

      Lobbyist, AB 326†

      Meeting (open meeting law), AB 225*

      Mental illness, SB 366

      Modular building, AB 552

      Motor home, AB 540*

      Nuisance activity, AB 131*

      Off-road vehicle, SB 220

      Petroleum products, AB 629*

      Police officer (benefit programs), SB 393, AB 289**

      Political action, committee for, AB 227*

      Premeditated, premeditation, SB 375

      Public office (open meeting law), AB 479

      Putative father, SB 295, AB 298

      Recreational park trailer, AB 540*

      Residential facility for groups, SB 74*

      Resort hotel, SB 419†

      Salvage vehicle, AB 207

      Sexual offense, SB 551**

      Sightseeing tour, AB 245*

      Single-family residence, AB 395**

      Super speed ground transportation system, SB 323**

      Tax increment area, SB 266

DENTAL CARE, PLANS FOR

      Collection of fees from insured patients, limitation, AB 52, AB 129

      Legislation mandating coverage, fiscal reports, SB 169

      Newborn and adopted children, mandatory coverage repealed, AB 206

DENTAL HEALTH OFFICER, STATE

      Appointment, duties, SB 208**

DENTAL HYGIENISTS

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Licensing board (See DENTISTS)

      Out-of-state licensees, issuance of certain licenses, SB 133*, SB 378**

      Public health dental hygiene, special license endorsements, authority, SB 208**

      Qualifications for licensure, SB 133*, SB 208

      Rural health care improvement, appropriations, SB 403

      State public health dental hygienist, appointment, SB 208**

DENTAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS (See NONPROFIT HOSPITAL, MEDICAL AND DENTAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS)

DENTISTS

      Board of dental examiners of Nevada

             Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Criminal proceedings involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

             Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

             Immunities, SB 378**

             Records, admissibility in civil actions, SB 378†

             State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

      Children, health insurance coverage, SB 111

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Out-of-state licensees, issuance of certain licenses, SB 133*, SB 378**

      Qualifications for licensure, SB 133*

      Rural health care improvement, appropriations, SB 403

      Smoking in offices, prohibitions, SB 258

      Student support for higher education, conditions for receipt, SB 55

DESERT DUMPING (See GARBAGE AND REFUSE)

DETENTION FACILITIES (See JAILS AND DETENTION FACILITIES)

DETENTION HOMES (See also JUVENILE DELINQUENTS)

      Location near or on same grounds as jail or adult lockup authorized, SB 231**

      Parole violators, confinement, SB 230

DIABETES

      Driver's license, use of color on license issued to diabetics, SB 260**

      Health insurance, mandatory coverage repealed, SB 212, AB 206

      Medicaid coverage, appropriation, SB 166

      Medical devices, sales and use tax exemption, SB 528**, AB 411

      Nevada Diabetes Awareness Day designated, ACR 17‡

      Pediatric diabetes and endocrinology center, appropriation, duties, SB 166

DIESEL FUEL

      Emission control in Clark County, regulation of heavy-duty vehicles, AB 284

      Low-sulfur diesel fuel removed from use as alternative fuel, SB 177

      Special fuel tax (See SPECIAL FUEL TAX)

      Theft, penalty, AB 162*

DIGITAL SIGNATURES

      Electronic wills or trusts, SB 33*

      Insurance commissioner, regulations, AB 618*

      Insurance policies, endorsements or bonds, countersignatures, AB 304

      Notarization of signatures, adoption of procedures, AB 266*

      Uniform Electronic Transactions Act, adoption, SB 49**

DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

DISCOUNT, ORGANIZATIONS FOR BUYING GOODS OR SERVICES AT

      Bond or deposit, payment of investigative or hearing costs, AB 627*

      Certificates of registration, expiration, renewal, AB 627*

DISCRIMINATION

      Dress code, prohibition against discrimination based on employee's medical condition that precludes compliance with, SB 23

      Equal pay commission, creation, duties, SB 85†

      Equal Pay Day designated and fair pay practices urged, ACR 20‡

      Industrial insurance claimants, discrimination based on status prohibited, SB 126

      Juvenile justice system, investigation of disparate treatment, SB 232**

      Motor carriers, discriminatory conduct by drivers prohibited, SB 270, SB 576

      Schools, discrimination prohibited, AB 459†

      State employee organizations, unlawful acts, AB 89, AB 478

      State employees, certain provisions repealed, AB 386†

DISEASES

      Agricultural commodities, quarantine, AB 631**

      Alzheimer's disease (See ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE)

      Cancer (See CANCER)

      Communicable diseases (See COMMUNICABLE DISEASES)

      Diabetes (See DIABETES)

      Epileptics, use of color on drivers' licenses issued to, SB 260**

      Medical marijuana, regulation, research programs, SB 545, AB 453*

      Pain management issues, state committee on, creation, duties, SB 371

      PKU, insurance coverage, SB 212, AB 123†, AB 206

      Respite care programs, appropriations, SB 342, SB 452

DISPLACED HOMEMAKERS

      Programs, oversight transferred, SB 502**

DISPUTE RESOLUTION (See also ARBITRATION; MEDIATION)

      Health care, review of insurers' determinations, SB 320, AB 422

      Medical bills, patients and major hospitals, SB 484†

      Nevada interscholastic activities association, appropriation, SB 331

DISTANCE EDUCATION

      Controlled substance violations, program for convicted pupils, SB 305†

      Driver education courses, AB 271

      Home schooled children, participation, SB 292†, SB 399†

      KLVX distance learning service, Clark County, appropriations, SB 427**, AB 188

      Private school pupils, participation, SB 108, SB 292†, SB 399†, AB 127

      Public schools, distance education authorized, SB 108, SB 292, SB 399*, AB 127

DISTANCE MEDICINE

      Emergency medical services training academy, appropriation, SB 403

      Practice of medicine, where acts deemed to occur, SB 91**

      Rural health telemedicine network, appropriation, SB 403

      Special purpose licenses, issuance, fees, SB 91**

DISTRICT ATTORNEYS (See also COUNTY OFFICERS)

      Air pollution control, injunctions, prosecution of violations, SB 533**

      Appointment, legislature may provide for, AJR 14

      Candidates for office, duties regarding challenges to qualifications, AB 487*

      Child support, duties, receipt of certain fees, SB 285, AB 69

      Computer-related crimes, injunctions, SB 48*

      Criminal justice, advisory committee on, representation, SB 286

      Domestic violence cases, reports to central repository, AB 259†

      Employment discrimination, recovery of penalties, SB 23

      Insurance fraud, prosecution of actions, AB 135**

      Internet pharmacies, prosecution of violations, SB 397**

      Juveniles

             Assessments to determine disparate treatment of minorities, SB 232†

             Controlled substance violations, duties, SB 305†

             Sealing of juvenile records, notice, AB 294†

             Truancy investigations, inspection of educational records authorized, SB 339

      Labor law violations, certain duties removed, SB 373**

      Medical marijuana, determinations, effect, notice of affirmative defenses, AB 453*

      Mental health detention hearings, duties, AB 550†

      Post-conviction relief for death sentence, notice of petition, duties, AB 354

      Prescriptions, unlawful acts, prosecution of violations, SB 397**

      Property tax, assistance in collection of delinquent payments, SB 376**

      Public lands

             Declaratory actions regarding limits on use of identified roads, SB 106

             Management, enforcement of laws related to, SB 340, AB 391

      Public works violations, removal of duties, SB 560**

      Radio communications, interception and disclosure, AB 306

      Real property transfer tax, prosecution of action for collection, SB 238*

      Salary, AB 256, AB 606, AJR 14

      Victims of crime, fund for the compensation of, creation, AB 573†

DISTRICT COURTS

      Business courts

             Establishment authorized, SJR 5

             Support for establishment expressed, SCR 11

      Community re-entry programs for offenders, establishment, SB 519**

      Eighth judicial district

             Alcohol or drug programs, appropriations, SB 143**, SB 430, AB 453†

             Mandatory seminar for separating parents, establishment, AB 167

             Number of judges increased, appropriation for salaries, SB 137*, AB 109

      Employee liability, assessments for insurance premiums fund, SB 568**

      First judicial district

             Alcohol or drug programs, appropriation, SB 143**, AB 73

             Mutual insurers, jurisdiction, AB 618*

      Guardianships, appointment of temporary guardians for certain persons, SB 34*

      Judges

             Assault or battery by probationer, prisoner or parolee, penalties, SB 31*

             Commission on law libraries, duties, salary, SB 184*, AB 606

             Criminal justice, advisory committee on, representation, SB 286

             Declaration of candidacy, time for filing, AB 144

             Financial disclosure statements, SB 466*, AB 638*

             Interstate adult offender supervision, council for, appointment, SB 194**

             Monthly payroll periods authorized, AB 565

             Resignation required before running for different elective office, SB 268

             Retirement

                   Recall to active service, supplemental pension, SB 181

                   Salaries and judicial pensions fund, appropriation, AB 237**

                   Separate retirement system established, appropriation, AB 232

                   Survivor benefits, SB 181, SB 349*

             Salaries

                   Citizens' commission to fix, AJR 14

                   Increase, SB 184*, AB 606

             Travel and subsistence allowances, increase, SB 518

      Legal services and pro bono programs, additional fees for support, AB 239**

      Mental health hearings, conduct, AB 550*

      Mentally ill offenders, treatment programs, SB 366

      Ninth judicial district, appropriation for alcohol or drug programs, SB 143**, AB 73

      Post-conviction relief for death sentence, petitions, duties, AB 354

      Problem gambling, establishment of treatment programs, SB 335

      Public hazards, concealment by court order prohibited, SB 411

      Second judicial district

             Alcohol or drug programs, appropriations, SB 143**, SB 429, AB 453†

             Number of judges increased, appropriation for salaries, SB 137*

      Tax levy or increase compelled by court order, approval required, SJR 3

      Third judicial district, appropriation for alcohol or drug programs, SB 143**, AB 73

      Vacancies, term of office of judge filling, AJR 12‡, AJR 13 of the 70th session‡

DISTRICT HOSPITALS (See also HOSPITALS)

      Board of trustees, composition, AB 13**

DISTRICTS

      Actions, by or against (See ACTIONS—State or political subdivisions)

      Bonds and other obligations (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Buildings (See PUBLIC BUILDINGS)

      Carson water district (See CARSON WATER SUBCONSERVANCY DISTRICT)

      Conservation (See CONSERVATION DISTRICTS)

      Employees (See generally COUNTY EMPLOYEES)

      Enterprise (See ENTERPRISE DISTRICTS)

      False reports of crime or emergency, recovery of response costs, AB 399**

      Finances and funds (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Fire protection (See FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICTS)

      Flood control (See FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICTS)

      General improvement (See GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS)

      Governmental services in competition with private entities, study, SB 355

      Historic (See COMSTOCK HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION; HISTORIC DISTRICTS)

      Irrigation (See IRRIGATION DISTRICTS)

      Land use planning (See LAND USE PLANNING)

      Las Vegas sewage (See LAS VEGAS SEWAGE DISTRICT)

      Las Vegas Valley water (See LAS VEGAS VALLEY WATER DISTRICT)

      Library districts (See LIBRARIES)

      Local improvement (See LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS)

      Metropolitan police department taxing district, effect of withdrawal from or dissolution of department, AB 202*

      Moapa Valley water district (See MOAPA VALLEY WATER DISTRICT)

      Open meeting law (See MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

      Purchasing (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL PURCHASING)

      School (See SCHOOL DISTRICTS; specific district)

      Tax increment areas, creation, SB 266

      Virgin Valley water (See VIRGIN VALLEY WATER DISTRICT)

      Weed control districts, grant program, SB 13

      Zoning districts (See ZONING)

DIVORCE

      Adultery, grounds for divorce, SB 42

      Educational seminar for separating parents, participation in Clark County, AB 167

DNA TESTS (See GENETIC TESTING)

DO-NOT-RESUSCITATE ORDERS

      Application for do-not-resuscitate identification, contents, AB 173**, AB 471

      Bracelets or medallions, issuance to qualified patients, AB 173**

      Minors, acquisition of orders on behalf of, AB 173**

      Transfer between medical facilities, effect of order during, AB 173**

DOGS (See ANIMALS; CRUELTY TO ANIMALS)

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

      Account for aid for victims, sources, use, SB 87*, AB 94*, AB 583

      Battery

             Arrest procedure, AB 259*

             Definition, AB 585

             Penalties, AB 585

             Prior offenses, effect on sentencing, AB 107**

             Psychological evaluation and counseling of children affected by, SB 87*

      Child custody proceedings, considerations, SB 18, SB 369

      Criminal proceedings

             Evidence, admissibility, AB 417*, AB 436

             Expert testimony, admissibility, AB 417*

             Hearsay, admissibility of statement of unavailable declarant concerning threat or infliction of physical injury, AB 397

      Legal services and pro bono programs, additional court fees for support, AB 239**

      Protective orders

             Arrest for violation, procedures, AB 259*, AB 377*

             Certified copies of orders, fees prohibited, AB 581*

             Courts, availability to issue orders, AB 377*

             Juvenile offenders, detention period before release from custody, AB 377*

             Notice of detention period following arrest, inclusion in order, AB 377*

             Out-of-state or tribal orders, enforcement, AB 581*

             Sanctions for filing application containing false statements, SB 18

      Reports of action in or disposition of cases to central repository, AB 259†

DOMESTIC WORKERS

      Compensation for overtime, SB 136

DOOR-TO-DOOR SALES (See also TRADE REGULATIONS AND PRACTICES)

      Minors, employment restricted, penalties, AB 74**

DOUGLAS COUNTY (For general provisions, see COUNTIES)

      Carson River corridor restoration, submission of bond question to voters, AB 615

      China Spring youth camp, receipt of appropriated money, reports, SB 582

      Emergency telephone system, imposition of surcharge, SB 569**

      Lake Tahoe (See TAHOE BASIN)

      Lodgers tax law, meetings of commission, SB 329†

      V & T Railway, Nevada commission for reconstruction, representation, SB 334**

      Vehicle privilege tax, reduction in distribution, offset by property tax levy, AB 457

      WNCC, appropriation for hi-tech learning center, AB 280

DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Early literacy intervention program, establishment, evaluation, SB 585**

DRESS CODES

      Discrimination based on employee's medical condition that precludes compliance with dress code prohibited, SB 23

DRIVER EDUCATION

      Classroom instruction, use of interactive technology authorized, AB 271

      Instructors

             Criminal history, investigation, fingerprinting, SB 523**

             Qualifications, SB 523**, AB 242**

             Renewal of licenses, AB 271

      Minimum age of pupils for school courses, SB 260**, AB 8, AB 271

      Requirement inapplicable to certain minors for licensing purposes, SB 43

      School licenses, qualifications, investigation of criminal history, SB 523**

      State board of education, regulations, AB 271

DRIVERS' LICENSES (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE

      0.08 or more alcohol concentration, standard, AB 166

      0.18 or more alcohol concentration, treatment for abuse, penalties, AB 315*

      Community service as punishment, AB 585

      Drivers' licenses, suspension or revocation, issuance of temporary or restricted license, SB 130, AB 585

      Fourth or subsequent offense in 14 years, penalty, AB 464

      Ignition interlocking devices, requirements, AB 585

      Minors, suspension of driver's license for 0.02-0.09 alcohol concentration, SB 130

      Subsequent violations following felony conviction deemed felonies, AB 316

      Substance abuse treatment, mandatory after certain convictions, AB 21*, AB 315*

DRUG AND ALCOHOL ABUSE

      Acupuncture treatment, exemption from Oriental medicine laws, AB 339

      Community-based prevention programs, appropriation, AB 121

      Counselors

             Appropriation for university degree program, SB 360†

             Board of examiners for alcohol and drug abuse counselors

                   Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

                   Criminal actions involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

                   Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

                   State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

             Disciplinary action

                   Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

                   Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

                   Summary posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Credentials of health care providers, procedure for acquisition, SB 244

      District courts, appropriations, SB 143**, SB 429, SB 430, AB 73, AB 453†

      DUI, mandatory treatment following certain convictions, AB 21*, AB 315*

      Facilities

             Licensure or certification, grounds for revocation, AB 444**

             Visitation rights, AB 550*

      Halfway houses (See HALFWAY HOUSES)

      Health division, duties, SB 300**

      Health insurance, mandatory coverage repealed, SB 212, AB 206

      Juveniles, appropriations for community-based programs, SB 287, AB 470

      Marijuana violations, treatment of offenders, AB 453*

      Mental disorders and alcohol or drug abuse, legislative study, ACR 22

      Northern area substance abuse council, appropriation, SB 348

      Parolees, eligibility for treatment, SB 519**

      Perinatal substance abuse, public information program, SB 422

      Prisoners, eligibility for treatment, SB 519**, AB 574*

DRUG TESTING

      Prison system, AB 330†

      Sex offenders, SB 412**

      State employees, AB 386**

DRUGS

      Controlled substances (See CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES)

      Mental health clients, administration of medication, AB 550†

      Nurses, possession and administration of dangerous drugs, AB 78*

      Pain management issues, state committee on, creation, duties, SB 371

      Pharmacies (See PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY)

      Prescriptions (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Public safety, department of, duties regarding dangerous drugs, SB 481**

      Schools

             Crimes committed on school property, bus or event, reports, SB 291

             Procedures concerning management of disruptive pupils, AB 226

      Sex offenders, compliance with protocols, SB 412**

DUNE BUGGIES

      Registration required, issuance of certificates of ownership, SB 220

DURABLE POWER OF ATTORNEY (See POWER OF ATTORNEY)

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E-MAIL (See also INTERNET)

      Collection of personal information by Internet sites restricted, penalty, SB 48†

      Common-interest communities, notice of meetings by e-mail upon request, AB 38*

      Prescriptions, regulation of transmission of information, SB 544*, AB 415*

      Stalking via e-mail, penalty, SB 551**

      Study of policies regarding regulation of unsolicited e-mail, AB 623, ACR 31

      Unlawful acts, penalties, SB 48*

EASEMENTS

      Vacation of government patent easements, procedure, AB 553*

EATING DISORDERS

      Educational programs and materials, development and distribution urged, SCR 17‡

ECONOMIC AND INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT

      Biotechnology, establishment of clearinghouse and grant proposals, AB 216

      Business records bill of rights, adoption, SB 198

      Central Nevada resource development authority, meetings of directors, SB 329†

      Coordination of development and diversification efforts urged, SCR 10‡

      Revenue bonds for industrial development

             Confidentiality of information, AB 87

             Renewable energy and conservation projects, AB 661**

      Science and technology regional development corporation, appropriation, AB 270

      Tahoe-Reno industrial center, Storey County and entities commended, ACR 6‡

      Tax increment areas, creation, SB 266

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, COMMISSION ON

      Alternative health care choices, promotion of availability urged, SCR 24‡

      Coordination of efforts urged, SCR 10‡

      Division of economic development, appropriation for clearinghouse, AB 216

      Executive director, member of commission on Internet commerce, AB 623

      Property tax abatement for certain businesses, duties, SB 227**, AB 434

      Tahoe-Reno industrial center, commission's support commended, ACR 6‡

      Tourism, committee for development of projects, representation, SB 583**

      Utility facilities, duties, AB 418

ECONOMIC FORUM (See also STATE FINANCES AND FUNDS)

      Projections and estimates, time for reporting, SB 480†

EDUCATION

      Appropriations (See APPROPRIATIONS)

      Charter schools (See CHARTER SCHOOLS)

      Distance education programs (See DISTANCE EDUCATION)

      Driver education (See DRIVER EDUCATION)

      Energy, educational services provided by utilities commission, SB 509, AB 369**

      Entertainment industry, tutoring of minor employees, SB 236**

      Gambling addiction, educational course, SB 335

      Hi-tech learning centers (See HI-TECH LEARNING CENTERS)

      Literacy programs (See LITERACY)

      Lottery for support of education, authorization, AJR 11

      Nevada Tax Fairness and Quality School Funding Accountability Act

             Imposition, collection and use of business tax, Initiative Petition

             Repeal of existing business tax upon enactment of initiative, AB 53

      Occupational education (See OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION)

      Private schools (See POSTSECONDARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, PRIVATE; SCHOOLS, PRIVATE)

      Public maintenance agreements for persons 18 to 20 attending school, AB 342

      Public schools (See SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

      Scholarships (See SCHOLARSHIPS)

      School finances (See LOCAL SCHOOL SUPPORT TAX; SCHOOL FINANCES)

      Superintendent of public instruction (See SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION)

      University of Nevada (See UNIVERSITY AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM OF NEVADA)

      WICHE (See WESTERN INTERSTATE COMMISSION FOR HIGHER EDUCATION)

EDUCATION, COMMISSION ON PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS IN

      Composition, AB 222

      Employment of teachers without certain endorsements, notice, duties, SB 148

      Licensure of personnel

             Classification system, adoption, reports, SB 168

             Examinations, exemption for previous experience in another state, AB 223**

             Interpreters, regulations, SB 245*

      Regional training programs, receipt of report, SB 148

EDUCATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Accountability program, SB 165**, SB 292†, AB 127, Initiative Petition

      Achievement and proficiency examinations

             Contracts with vendors, duties, SB 148

             Criterion-referenced examinations, duties, pilot program, SB 148

             Diplomas, duties, AB 319

             Informational pamphlet, development and dissemination, AB 318**

             Reading tests, duties, AB 265, AB 319, AB 405†

             Scored results, enforcement of sanctions for untimely delivery, AB 214**

             Security plan, adoption and enforcement, AB 214**

             Statewide program for use in preparation, establishment, AB 214**, AB 318**

             Weekend examinations, pilot programs, receipt of reports, duties, AB 319†

      Americans with Disabilities Act, receipt of reports, SB 305†

      Annual reports by districts to residents, duties, AB 319

      Appropriations (See APPROPRIATIONS)

      Autism, commission on, representation, AB 635

      Charter schools, duties, reports, SB 292, SB 399**

      Clark County school district, receipt of subdistrict reports, AB 364*

      Content and performance standards, public relations concerning, SB 109†

      Discipline in schools

             Alternative placements, duties, AB 319†

             Compliance with certain laws urged, SCR 18‡

             Model programs, duties, AB 319

      Distance education programs, duties, reports, SB 108, SB 292, SB 399*, AB 127

      Donated books, establishment of distribution program, duties, SB 388†

      Early childhood education programs, duties, SB 585**

      Eating disorders, development of educational materials urged, SCR 17‡

      Educational programs at risk of termination, duties, SB 588

      Educational technology, duties, report, SB 427**

      Energy costs, duties regarding appropriation, SB 518

      Expenditure advisory committee, representation, AB 19

      Financial analysis model program, duties, SB 109

      Grant coordinator, position created, appropriation, SB 346

      Health and wellness program, development, SB 107

      Health insurance for school employees, duties, SB 587**

      Holocaust education advisory council, appropriation, AB 520†

      Indian education, advisory committee on, appropriation, duties, SB 365

      Library books, waiver of grant requirements, reversion of appropriation, SB 196**

      Nursing profession, duties, AB 378†

      Parental involvement in education, adoption of report form, SB 73

      Pornography on Internet, policies to prohibit access by minors, SB 551†

      Postsecondary education, commission on, removed from department, SB 237**

      Remedial study and tutoring programs, duties, SB 490, SB 585**

      Safe and respectful learning environments, regulations, AB 459†

      School buses, fire suppression systems urged, SCR 51‡

      School finances (See SCHOOL FINANCES)

      School nurses and psychologists, grant programs, duties, AB 409

      Teenage pregnancies, representation on state partnership to reduce rate, SB 367**

      Textbooks and workbooks, reports and evaluations, AB 450

      Voucher schools, establishment of program, duties, SB 235

EDUCATION, STATE BOARD OF

      Accountability program, SB 165**, AB 127, Initiative Petition

      Achievement and proficiency examinations

             Alternative criteria for pupil evaluation, adoption, AB 64, AB 318†, AB 319

             Pupils with disabilities, regulation of authorized testing conditions, AB 319

             Security plans, receipt, duties, AB 214**

      Candy and soft drink sales in schools, adoption of standards, SB 107

      Charter schools

             Loans to schools, duties, SB 292, SB 399**

             Sponsorship, duties, SB 292, SB 399**

             Subcommittee

                   Alternate member, appointment, AB 357

                   Participation by certain board members, restrictions, AB 357

      Class-size reduction

             Alternative plans of school districts, receipt, AB 616

             Demonstration project in lieu of compliance, duties, SB 127†

      Criminal proceedings and sealed records, consideration, SB 205

      Diplomas, alternative criteria, duties, AB 319†

      Distance education programs, duties, reports, SB 108, SB 292, SB 399*, AB 127

      Driver education, regulations, AB 271

      Early literacy intervention program, receipt of report, SB 585**

      Gambling addiction course, duties, SB 335

      Gift fund designated special revenue fund, SB 202**

      Math and science teaching endorsements, duties, SB 69

      Members

             Appointment, AB 357

             Ethics, AB 357

             Reapportionment, AB 664, ACR 1‡

             Terms, expiration, AB 357

      Parental involvement in education, duties, SB 73, AB 201**

      Quorum, AB 357

      Reading textbooks and teacher evaluation, duties, AB 405†

      Regional training programs, receipt of report, SB 148

      School buses, fire suppression systems urged, SCR 51‡

      School to careers program, duties, AB 409

      Superintendent of public instruction, removal of authority to appoint, SB 128

      Violence in schools, development of statewide plan for management, SB 289**

EDUCATIONAL ACCOUNTABILITY AND PROGRAM EVALUATION, BUREAU OF (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY, COMMISSION ON

      Appropriations, duties, SB 385, SB 427**, AB 409, AB 450

ELDERLY PERSONS (See AGED PERSONS)

ELECTIONS

      Absent voting

             Armed forces personnel, voting through Internet, SB 565†

             Ballots, minimum size print, AB 295*

             Correction of information on request form, SB 297†

             Counting of ballots, procedures, SB 565†, AB 638*

             Error on request form not grounds for rejection of ballot, SB 297*

             Fax machines, requests for or return of ballots by, SB 297*, AB 637*

             Return of request forms to county clerk, duties, SB 297*, SB 565†

             Returned ballots, handling procedures, SB 297*

             Time for making request, SB 297*, SB 565†, AB 637*

             Voting in person following absent ballot request, procedure, AB 637*

      Aged persons, voting rights and provision of assistance to, AB 295*

      Ballots

             Alternative formats to be provided for certain voters, AB 295*

             Counting of votes, uniform standards, SB 297*, AB 638†

             Disqualified candidates, removal of names, AB 487*

             Duplicating boards, composition, duties, SB 297*

             Early voting, handling of ballots, SB 297*

             Names of candidates, placement on ballot, SB 565

             None of the above, inclusion of choice for federal offices, SB 565

             Sample ballots

                   Early voting, time for mailing ballot, SB 565

                   Minimum size print, SB 27*

             Special ballots by challenged voters, procedures, SB 297†

      Campaign practices (See CAMPAIGN PRACTICES)

      Candidates

             Arrests for felony or gross misdemeanor, disclosure requirements, SB 98

             Challenges to qualifications, filing, effect of failure to qualify, AB 487*

             Death of candidate before election day, effect, SB 565

             False statements in declaration or acceptance of candidacy, penalties, AB 487*

             Federal office, residency requirements, SB 565

             Filing fees, return to candidate, SB 565

             Financial disclosure statements

                   Exemption for judicial office, AB 638†

                   Filing requirements for judicial office, AB 638*

                   Penalty for late filing, SB 466*

                   Previously filed statements, use, SB 466*

             Form for declaration or acceptance of candidacy, contents, AB 487*

             Governmental expenditures to support or oppose, restrictions, AB 443*

             Judicial office, time for filing declaration of candidacy, AB 144

             Major political parties, effect of change of affiliation, AB 637*

             Resignation from current state or local office required before running for different elective office, SB 268

      Canvass, definition, SB 565

      Challenges of voters

             Results to be provided to person initiating challenge, AB 638*

             Special ballots for challenged voters, procedures, SB 297†

      Cities

             Boundaries, change within certain time before election restricted, SB 155**

             Las Vegas, city council, AB 59*

             Mayor and council, offices declared partisan, AB 276

             Sparks, date, canvass of returns, SB 312**

             Special election to fill vacancy or additional office on governing body, AB 59†

      Common-interest communities, use of mechanical voting systems, SB 176

      District judges, SB 137*, AB 109

      Early voting, time for mailing ballots, SB 565

      Education, state board of, AB 357, AB 664

      Election boards

             Checklists, provisions repealed, AB 637*

             Duties, AB 638*

      Elko convention and visitors authority, AB 406**

      Handicapped persons, voting rights and provision of assistance to, AB 295*

      Legislature, SB 575, AB 665, AB 674, SCR 2

      Mentally incompetent persons

             Constitutional language relating to voting rights modernized, AJR 3‡

             Voting rights and provision of assistance to, AB 295*

      Moapa Valley water district, governing board, AB 440**

      Nominations

             Nonpartisan office, petition to fill vacancy in nomination, AB 443*, AB 637*

             Removal of requirement that certain candidate receiving majority of votes declared nominee, AB 211

      Nonpartisan offices

             County clerk, SB 297†

             Public utilities commission of Nevada, AB 661†

      Petitions

             Initiative (See INITIATIVE PETITIONS)

             Public buildings, area to be designated for gathering signatures, AB 443*

             Recall (See RECALL OF PUBLIC OFFICERS)

             Referendum (See REFERENDUM PETITIONS)

      Polling places

             Accessibility requirements, AB 295*

             Alphabetical list of voters, posting, AB 637†

             Hours extended, AB 161

             Instructions on voting, posting, AB 295*

             Voting booths, time voters allowed in, AB 637*

      Presidential and congressional elections

             Electors, selection, representation, SB 565†

             New residents, voting by, AB 638*

             None of the above, choice on ballots, SB 565

             U.S. senators, obsolete provision repealed, AJR 3‡

             Unregistered voters, voting by, AB 638†

      Public utilities commission of Nevada, AB 661†

      Reapportionment and redistricting

             Congressional districts, SB 575, AB 665, AB 674, SCR 4

             Education, state board of, AB 664

             Legislative districts, SB 575, AB 665, AB 674, SCR 2

             Procedures (Joint Rules 13-13.6), ACR 1‡

             University of Nevada, board of regents, AB 664

      Recounts, procedures, SB 297*, SB 565

      Registration of voters

             Address for registration purposes, AB 637*

             Applications, form, duplicate copies, SB 565†, AB 637*

             Identification numbers and telephone numbers, confidentiality, AB 637*

             Inability to sign name, registration procedure, AB 295*

             Instructions for registering to vote, posting, AB 295*

             Large-type sample ballots, option on application form, SB 27*

             List of voters

                   Minor political parties, receipt, SB 565

                   Posting at polling place, AB 637†

                   Sale prohibited, SB 565

             Motor voter applications, duplicate copies, AB 637*

             Registrar of voters' register kept by computer, contents, AB 637*

             Statewide management system, adoption, SB 565

      Representatives in Congress, districts, SB 575, AB 665, AB 674, SCR 4

      Special elections

             City governing body, filling vacancy or office of additional member, AB 59†

             Mail, elections by, AB 637†

             Property tax exceeding revenue limits or for school construction, AB 99**

      State and local questions

             Air pollution control programs in Clark County, financing, SB 357, SB 536††

             Electric services, program of municipal aggregation, AB 373

             Explanations and arguments regarding local questions, preparation, submission, AB 99**, AB 299**

             Fireworks, adoption of Safe and Sane Law to Regulate Fireworks, AB 482†

             Gaming, increase in state license fees, SB 104

             Governmental expenditures to support or oppose, SB 357, AB 443*

             Metropolitan police department, dissolution or withdrawal, AB 202*

             Parks and wildlife, bond issue, AB 615

             Property tax, imposition, SB 559, AB 99**, AB 137, AB 178

             Sales tax exemptions, SB 71, SB 273†, AB 243*, AB 411, AB 480, AB 657**

             School support taxes, imposition, AB 501†

      Tally lists and pollbooks, deposit with county clerk, AB 637*

      Town advisory boards in Clark County, AB 182*

      United States senators, obsolete constitutional provision repealed, AJR 3‡

      University of Nevada, board of regents, AB 664

ELECTRIC COMPANIES (See PUBLIC UTILITIES)

ELECTRIC LIGHT AND POWER DISTRICTS (See GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS)

ELECTRICIANS

      Certification requirements, prohibited acts, AB 355

ELECTRICITY (See also PUBLIC UTILITIES)

      Electric cars

             Incentive programs for use of alternative fuels, development, SB 478*, SB 534

             Tax exemption for use of clean-burning fuel, SB 478†

      General improvement districts, liens on tenant property or guaranties by landlords for electric service prohibited, AB 104

      Landlords paying electric bill and charging tenants for costs, regulation, SB 400

ELECTRONIC FUNDS TRANSFERS

      Interactive gaming, authority, AB 296, AB 578

      State or local agencies authorized to charge fees for electronic transfers to remit fees or payments to, AB 649**

ELECTRONIC TRANSACTIONS ACT, UNIFORM

      Adoption, SB 49**

ELEVATORS, ESCALATORS, DUMBWAITERS AND MOVING WALKS

      Installation and repair, regulation, SB 337*

      Mechanics, regulation, unlawful acts, SB 337*

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

      Chamber of commerce, appropriation, SB 189

      Charter amendments

             Animal control, authority, AB 208†

             Annexation commission, repeal, AB 11*

             Board of supervisors redesignated city council, duties, AB 11*

             County assessor as city assessor, repeal, AB 11*

             Finance department, establishment, AB 11*

             List of registered voters, AB 637*

             Mayor pro tem, designation, AB 11*

             Meetings of board of supervisors, SB 329**, AB 11*

             Ordinances, amendment, AB 11*

             Utilities, regulation, SB 425**

      Senior citizens center, appropriation, SB 188

      State land, conveyance of parcel to city, SB 384

      Western folklife center, appropriation, SB 187

ELKO CONVENTION AND VISITORS AUTHORITY

      Board of directors, meetings, SB 329**

      Boundaries, AB 406**

      Elections, reimbursement of costs eliminated, AB 406**

ELKO COUNTY (For general provisions, see COUNTIES)

      Assessor as ex officio city assessor, repeal, AB 11*

      Emergency telephone system, imposition of surcharge, SB 569**

ELKO COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Class-size reduction demonstration project, SB 127, AB 671**

      Early literacy intervention program, establishment, evaluation, SB 585**

EMBALMERS (See FUNERAL DIRECTORS AND EMBALMERS)

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

      Disaster relief fund, sources, use, SB 289**

      Division of emergency management

             Abolished, duties transferred to office of governor, SB 306

             Emergency power supply for certain pumps, appropriation, SB 309

             Public safety, department of, part of, SB 481**

             School violence, management of certain crises, SB 289**

      Emergency assistance account, use, SB 289**

      False reports of emergency, action to recover response costs, AB 399**

      Heavy-duty vehicles, driving or moving without special permit in certain circumstances, SB 396*

      Leave of absence for certain public officers or employees during disaster or emergency, AB 122, AB 386**

EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

      Abandonment of newborn child, safe haven legislation, SB 191**

      Ambulances (See AMBULANCES)

      Communicable diseases, industrial insurance coverage, AB 46, AB 313*

      Credentials of health care providers, procedure for acquisition, SB 244

      Defibrillators, appropriations for purchase and distribution, SB 403, AB 473

      Diversion of patients to other facilities, legislative study, SB 484**

      Do-not-resuscitate orders, effect during transfers between facilities, AB 173**

      False reports of emergency, action to recover response costs, AB 399**

      Fire fighting agencies, transport and care of sick or injured persons, AB 488**

      Health insurance, mandatory coverage for medical transportation repealed, AB 206

      Laser pointers, unlawful to direct light at attendant, AB 24

      Obstructing or impeding attendants, penalty, AB 333

      Rural health care improvement, appropriations, SB 403

      Training academy, establishment, appropriations, SB 403

EMINENT DOMAIN

      Counties, reconveyance, sale or exchange of land acquired, AB 385

      Inverse condemnation, limitation of action, AB 579

      Meetings to consider use of power, notice to affected property owners, AB 225*

      Private property ombudsman, office created, AB 485

      Utility facilities within highway or right of way deemed public purpose, SB 195

EMISSION CONTROL (See AIR POLLUTION)

EMPLOYEE-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS, BOARD FOR

      Creation, AB 478

EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES

      Apprentices (See APPRENTICES AND APPRENTICESHIPS)

      Child support withholdings, collection and delivery of certain fees, AB 69

      Criminal history records, dissemination to employers, AB 331

      Discrimination (See DISCRIMINATION)

      Do-not-compete agreements, enforceability, SB 511

      Drink coupons and similar materials, restrictions on distribution, AB 125*

      Equal pay commission, creation, duties, SB 85†

      Gaming employees (See GAMING)

      Handicapped persons (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

      Harassment, orders for protection against, AB 370*

      Health benefits (See also INSURANCE—Health insurance)

             Associations of self-insured private employers may provide coverage, SB 28

             Identification cards for processing prescription claims, AB 415*, AB 624

             Work-related and nonwork-related illnesses and injuries, coverage, AB 249

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Labor commissioner (See LABOR COMMISSIONER)

      Labor law violations, confidential settlements void, SB 411, AB 277**

      Legislators, leave to attend interim meetings required, loss of job seniority prohibited, SB 57**

      Minors, employment

             Contracts for artistic, creative or athletic services or intellectual property,  judicial approval, SB 47

             Drink coupons and similar materials, distribution prohibited, AB 125*

             Entertainment industry, tutoring of minor employees, SB 236**

             Sales solicitation or distributions, restrictions, penalties, AB 74**

      Occupational safety (See OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH)

      Overtime

             Discipline for refusal to work unscheduled overtime prohibited, SB 24

             Exclusion of certain employees from compensation eliminated, SB 136

      Patents, employers' rights, SB 558*

      Property tax exemption for transportation assistance for employees, SB 376†

      Public employees (See CITY EMPLOYEES; COUNTY EMPLOYEES; SCHOOLS, PUBLIC; STATE EMPLOYEES)

      Secret shoppers, exemption from private investigators' laws, SB 416

      Trade secrets (See TRADE SECRETS)

      Unemployment compensation (See UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION)

      Unlawful employment practices

             Applicability of laws, AB 194

             Attorney general, prosecution of violations, SB 373**

             Dress codes, prohibited acts, SB 23

             Limitation of actions, period extended, AB 194

             Reciprocal beneficiaries, refusal to extend leave benefits to, AB 496

      Wages (See WAGES)

      Work cards (See WORK CARDS)

EMPLOYMENT SECURITY COUNCIL, NEVADA

      Compensation, increase, AB 607**

EMPLOYMENT, TRAINING AND REHABILITATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Autism, commission on, representation, AB 635

      Blind and visually impaired, bureau of services to, duties regarding Braille signs in public buildings, SB 324†

      Director, member of state council on libraries and literacy, SB 502**

      Displaced homemakers, duties regarding education and counseling, SB 502**

      Employment security division, notices to contractors removed, SB 380†

      Gift fund designated special revenue fund, SB 202**

      Handicapped persons

             Assistive devices, appropriation, SB 477**

             Personal assistance programs, duties, appropriation, SB 174**

             Task force for community-based services, representation, SB 486

      Interpreters, board of, representation, SB 245†

      Research bureau, representation on financial advisory committees, AB 19

      Workplace diversity, efforts to increase urged, ACR 37‡

ENERGY CONSERVATION (See also RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES)

      Alternative fuels (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

      Building codes in large counties, requirements, SB 372**, SCR 53‡

      Comprehensive state energy plan, preparation, AB 661**

      Educational and informational services of utilities commission, SB 509, AB 369**

      Low-income energy assistance and conservation, AB 349, AB 661**

      Public buildings (See PUBLIC BUILDINGS)

      Task force for renewable energy and energy conservation, creation, AB 661**

ENERGY, OFFICE OF

      Creation, duties, AB 661**

ENGINE EMISSION CONTROL (See AIR POLLUTION)

ENGINEERS

      Building permits and certificates of occupancy for residences, duties, AB 498

      Claims against licensees, establishment of screening panels, SB 218

      Constructional defects (See CONSTRUCTIONAL DEFECTS)

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Ethics, educational requirements, SB 218

      Licensing board (See PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS AND LAND SURVEYORS, BOARD OF)

      Professional corporations, formation and operation, SB 301**

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

ENGLISH LANGUAGE

      English as a second language

             Alternative assessment programs in schools, SB 495, AB 319†

             Alternative high school proficiency examinations, AB 319

             Grants for teachers to obtain endorsements, AB 251

             School programs, funding, AB 409

      Oriental medicine practitioners, evidence of proficiency, AB 339

      Prison system, establishment of literacy pilot program, AB 241

      School pupils, legislative declaration, AB 265, AB 405

ENTERPRISE DISTRICTS (For general provisions, see DISTRICTS)

      Application for designation of district, notice requirements, AB 553*

      Standards for designation of gaming districts, SB 171

ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

      Contracts involving minors, petition for judicial approval, SB 47

      Facilities (See PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS)

      Stage lifts, regulation of installation and repair, SB 337†

      Tutoring of minors, requirements, approval by school board, SB 236**

ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION, STATE

      Clark County air pollution control programs, review, receipt of report, SB 534

      Clean-burning motor vehicle fuel, duties, SB 478†

      High-level radioactive waste, duties relating to storage, SB 361

      Solid waste, subpoena powers regarding unlawful disposal, SB 424†

      Utility facilities, review of applications for construction permits, SB 362**

      Walker Lake water quality standards, duties, AB 403, SCR 40‡

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALISTS

      Board of registered environmental health specialists

             Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Criminal proceedings involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

             Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

             State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

             System of internal accounting and control, exemption, SB 561**

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

      Alternative fuels (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

      Bond issue for parks and wildlife, submission to voters, AB 615

      Conservation districts, authority to repair and restore property, AB 84**

      Contamination, investigation by health authorities, AB 630†

      Energy conservation (See ENERGY CONSERVATION)

      Environmentally sensitive areas, establishment of programs for protection, SB 410

      Hazardous materials (See HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

      Lake Tahoe (See TAHOE BASIN)

      Pollution (See AIR POLLUTION; WATER POLLUTION)

      Renewable energy (See RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES)

      Seed bank coordinator, position created, duties, SB 160

      Walker Lake, AB 403, SCR 40‡

      Wilderness areas, legislative study, SCR 5, SCR 6

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, DIVISION OF (See CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF)

EPILEPSY

      Driver's license, use of colors on license issued to epileptics, SB 260**

      Medical marijuana, regulation, research programs, SB 545, AB 453*

      Respite services, pilot program, SB 342

EQUALIZATION, STATE BOARD OF

      Meetings, requirements, AB 205

      Members, replacement, appointment of alternates, AB 205

      Vice chairman, designation, AB 205

EROTIC DANCE ESTABLISHMENTS

      Kickbacks to taxi, limo or bus drivers unlawful, penalties, AB 627†

ESCROW

      Holders, duties, AB 324**

ESCROW AGENTS AND AGENCIES

      Business records bill of rights, SB 198

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Licensing fees, AB 618*

ESTATES OF DECEDENTS

      Accounting, waiver of requirement, SB 33*

      Common-interest communities, restrictions on heirs residing in community prohibited, SB 421†

      Creditors, notices, SB 33*

      Estates of $20,000 or less, administration, SB 33*

      Filing fees, AB 94†

      Intestate estates, administration, SB 33*

      Minor heirs dying unmarried and without issue, distribution of estate, SB 33*

      Personal representatives, purchase of estate property, SB 33*

      Public administrators (See PUBLIC ADMINISTRATORS)

      Reciprocal beneficiaries, rights, AB 496

      Rule against perpetuities

             Applicability, AB 325*

             Repeal, AJR 4 of the 70th session‡

      Sales, waiver of notices, SB 33*

      Summary administration, applicability of probate laws, SB 33*

      Trusts, applicability of probate laws, SB 33*

      Wills (See WILLS)

ETHICS

      Appeals officers of hearing division, code of professional conduct, AB 49

      Charter schools, SB 292, SB 399**

      Charter schools, subcommittee on, AB 357

      Common-interest communities, executive boards, SB 421

      Constructional defect cases, SB 185, SB 516†, AB 133†

      Constructional defect commission, SB 310

      Disclosure of improper governmental action (See WHISTLEBLOWERS)

      Education, state board of, AB 357

      Engineers and land surveyors, educational requirements, SB 218

      Health care, external review organizations, SB 320, AB 422

      Landscape architecture, practice of, AB 310**

      Mental health assessments, restrictions, AB 550†

      Physicians, grounds for disciplinary action, SB 91**

      Public officers and employees generally

             Conflicts, prohibited and permissible interests, SB 466*

             Financial disclosure statements

                   Exemption of judicial officers from requirements, AB 638†

                   Filing requirements for judicial officers, AB 638*

                   Penalty for late filing, SB 466*

                   Previously filed statements, use, SB 466*

             Use of position to secure or grant unwarranted privileges, exemptions or advantages, SB 466†

             Voting on matters of private interest prohibited, AB 638†

      Residential pool and spa contractors, SB 216**

      School district trustees or employees, SB 292, SB 399**

      University faculty members and employees, contracts, SB 543**

      Washoe County airport authority, board of trustees, SB 38**, AB 312

ETHICS, COMMISSION ON

      Acknowledgments, retention, SB 466*

      Counsel for commission, continuation, SB 466†, SB 501**

      Financial disclosure statements, retention, notice requirements, SB 466*

      Opinions

             Issuance, SB 466*

             Judicial review, AB 638†

      Review panels, participation in proceedings, SB 466†

EUREKA COUNTY (For general provisions, see COUNTIES)

      Sidewalk construction, appropriation, AB 275

EVICTION

      Fees for service of process, AB 94*

      Mobile home parks, notice requirements, AB 619*

EVIDENCE (See also WITNESSES AND TESTIMONY)

      Constructional defect actions, admissibility of certain findings, orders or opinions, SB 310, SB 516†, AB 477

      Corporate directors, standard of proof for liability, SB 577†

      Dental examiners board, certain records inadmissible, SB 378†

      Domestic violence, admissibility of evidence, AB 417*, AB 436

      Forfeitures in criminal proceedings, standard of proof, SB 36*

      Genetic marker testing of certain evidence, post-conviction relief, AB 354

      Insurance compliance audits, documents inadmissible, SB 213

      Mental retardation of murder defendant, proof, AB 353

EX-FELONS

      Firearms, penalties for possession, AB 368

      Sealing of records and restoration of civil rights, SB 548*, AB 328**

EXAMINERS, STATE BOARD OF

      Actions by vote of members, requirements, SB 329**

      Adjudication emergency account, duties, SB 465**

      Arts and humanities, endowment fund for, duties, SB 170†

      Class-size reduction demonstration project, duties, SB 127†

      Clerk, authority expanded, AB 556**

      Educational programs at risk of termination, duties, SB 588

      Emergency account, limit on approved expenditures removed, AB 556**

      Energy costs, duties regarding appropriation, SB 518

      Health insurance for school employees, duties, SB 587**

      Highway patrol salary increases, appropriation, SB 84**

      Independent contractors, contract amounts requiring approval, AB 556**

      Motor vehicle revolving account, determination of amount, SB 190**

      Nevada cultural fund, duties, SB 170**

      Personal property of state, establishment of original cost, AB 542**

      Remedial study programs in schools, duties, SB 490, SB 585**, AB 221, AB 409

      Reports regarding claims and refunds, receipt, AB 556**

      Service awards for state employees, duties, AB 604**

      State employee salaries, appropriations, duties, AB 673**

EXECUTION

      Fees for service of process, AB 94*

      Homestead exemption, SB 83

      Judgments, stay of execution, AB 576**

      Unfair lending practice in connection with home loan, exemption, AB 447†

EXPLOSIVES AND INCENDIARY DEVICES

      Components, possession with intent to construct device, penalty, AB 105**

      Conditional use permits, notice requirements, AB 553*

      Possession, manufacture or disposal of device in certain public places with intent to destroy life or property, enhanced penalty, AB 105**

      Prisoners, possession unlawful, AB 330

EYES AND EYESIGHT

      Laser surgery centers, regulation, SB 483**

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FACSIMILE MACHINES (See FAX MACHINES)

FACTORY-BUILT HOUSING

      Definition, design requirements, AB 552

FAIR AND RECREATION BOARDS

      Animals, regulatory authority restricted, SB 62†, AB 208

      Business tax, exchange of information with tax commission, SB 222**

      Horse racing, use of portion of gaming license fees for purses, AB 449

      Lyon County, composition, AB 181**

      Room tax (See ROOM TAX)

      Washoe County

             Appointment of member to airport authority, SB 299**

             Members, number increased, nominations, SB 350**

FAIR PAY COMMISSION FOR STATE EMPLOYEES

      Creation, duties, SB 85

FAIRS AND EXPOSITIONS

      Animals, authority of governmental agencies restricted, SB 62†, AB 208

      Carnival rides, regulation, AB 334

      Cigarettes displayed or exhibited, tax exemption removed, SB 381†

      Lincoln County, appropriations for fairground improvements, AB 288

      Pahrump-Nye County fairgrounds, appropriation, AB 432

      Personal property owned by nonresidents for purposes of fairs or exhibitions held within state, tax exemption, SB 376**

      State fair association, use of gaming fees for horse racing purses, AB 449

      Toilet facilities, Braille signs required, SB 324*

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

      Leukemia cluster, appropriation for investigation, AB 359

      WNCC campus, appropriation for needs assessment and feasibility study, AB 591

FALSE IMPRISONMENT

      Crime against a child

             Genetic marker testing of convicted persons, SB 548†, AB 54**, AB 489*

             Internet, posting of registry information, SB 479

             Registration of offenders, procedure, SB 412**

      School property, bus or event, reports of crimes committed, SB 291

      Sexually motivated offenses (See generally SEX OFFENDERS)

FALSE PRETENSES AND REPRESENTATIONS

      Accountants, false statements in applications for examination or permit, SB 512**

      Campaign practices, distribution of deceptive or confusing material, SB 98

      Candidates, false statements in declaration or acceptance of candidacy, AB 487*

      Computer-related crimes, penalties, SB 48*

      Crime or emergency, recovery of response costs for false reports, AB 399**

      Domestic violence protective orders, sanctions for filing application containing false or misleading statements, SB 18

      Grand jury, unlawful acts regarding petition to summon, AB 108**

      Initiative and referendum petitions, unlawful acts, SB 297†

      Judicial retirement system, false statements to obtain benefits, AB 232

      Law practice, unlawful acts, AB 240

      Minors, false representation of age to obtain tobacco, AB 25

      Motor carriers, false statement on application or other document, SB 270, SB 576

      Off-road vehicle registrations, false information in application, SB 220

      Retail installment transactions, falsification of applications, AB 204*

      Youth shelters, action for services obtained by misrepresentation, AB 264*

FAMILIES, NEVADA COMMISSION ON CHILDREN AND

      Creation, powers and duties, SB 58

FAMILY COURTS (See also DISTRICT COURTS)

      Juvenile parole or probation violations, powers, SB 230

      Legal services and pro bono programs, additional fees for support, AB 239**

      Mental health facilities, jurisdiction regarding medication, AB 550†

      Property tax levy for support of courts, increase, AB 652

FAMILY RESOURCE CENTERS

      Cooperation with aging services division urged, SCR 7‡

FAMILY THERAPISTS (See MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS)

FARMING AND RANCHING (See AGRICULTURE; LIVESTOCK)

FAX MACHINES

      Absent ballots, use of fax machines to request or return, SB 297*, AB 637*

      Insurance commissioner, regulations regarding filings, AB 618*

      Motor vehicles department, electronic submission of documents, SB 524**

      Notarization of electronic signatures, adoption of procedures, AB 266*

      Prescriptions, regulation of transmission of information, SB 544*, AB 415*

      Repairs, liens, SB 19

      Service contracts, automatic renewals unenforceable, exceptions, SB 5

      Uniform Electronic Transactions Act, adoption, SB 49**

FEDERAL LANDS (See PUBLIC LANDS)

FELONIES (See also CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS; specific crime)

      Animals, instigating or witnessing fighting, keeping place used for fights, SB 62**

      Bestiality, SB 173

      Boats, operating under the influence, AB 316

      Candidates for office required to file declaration of felony arrests, SB 98

      Change of address violations by certain offenders, SB 412**

      Child abuse or neglect, SB 546*

      Cigarette sales to minors via Internet, SB 551†

      Computer-related crimes, SB 48*

      Cruelty to animals, SB 62**

      Dairy animals, keeping in unhealthy conditions, SB 62†

      Death penalty (See DEATH PENALTY)

      Dogs, death or injury to police or show dogs, SB 62**

      Driving under the influence

             Fourth or subsequent offense in 14 years, AB 464

             Violations following felony conviction, AB 316

      Emergency medical attendants, impeding or obstructing, AB 333

      Explosives, unlawful possession, manufacture or disposal, AB 105**

      False reports of crime, recovery of response costs, AB 399**

      Firearms, possession by ex-felon, AB 368

      Genetic marker testing of convicted felons, SB 548†, AB 54**, AB 354, AB 489*

      Horse-drawn vehicles, unjustifiably running horses on highway, SB 62†

      Immediate precursors of controlled substances, unlawful acts, AB 387

      Internet pharmacies, unlawful acts, SB 397**

      Intoxicating liquor, provision to minor via Internet, SB 551†

      Luring child via Internet, SB 551**

      Marijuana, growing, cultivating or propagating, SB 242

      Peace officers with limited jurisdiction, felony committed in presence of, AB 220*

      Prescriptions, unlawful acts, SB 397**

      Residential pool and spa contractors, violations, SB 216**

      Respiratory care, unlicensed practice, SB 91**

      Sales receipts or UPC labels, unlawful acts, AB 375*

      School police officers, authority, SB 103, AB 220*

      Sealing of records, restoration of civil rights, SB 548*, AB 328**

      Sexual abuse or exploitation of a child, SB 546*

      Sexual conduct between pupils and persons in authority at schools, SB 183**

      Stalking via Internet, SB 551**

      Statutory sexual seduction of child under 14 years, SB 284

      Theft detection shielding or deactivator devices, unlawful acts, AB 375*

      Theft of parts, products or items related to certain services, fuel or automotive products, AB 162*

      Viatical settlements, unlawful acts, AB 618*

      Video voyeurism, AB 305

FENCES

      Private land used for grazing or herding, fencing requirements, liability for trespass, SB 532

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

      Fair and recreation board, representation, AB 181**

      First elected officers, powers before incorporation becomes effective, AB 663**

      Hi-tech learning center, appropriation for construction, AB 39

      Motor vehicle branch office, establishment, SB 10

      North Lyon fire protection district, continuation, boundaries, AB 663**

      Regional transportation commission, appointment, AB 534**

FERTILIZERS AND AGRICULTURAL MINERALS

      Enforcement of laws, field agents' authority to stop vehicles, AB 560**

FETAL ALCOHOL SYNDROME

      Advisory subcommittee

             Abolished, SB 538

             Appropriation, SB 277†

      Perinatal substance abuse, public information program, SB 422

      Sign regarding consumption of alcohol during pregnancy, posting by food establishments, SB 277

FICTITIOUS NAMES (See NAMES)

FIDUCIARIES

      Business license fee, increase, Initiative Petition

      Voting of stock, SB 51*, SB 577**

FINANCE, STATE BOARD OF

      Capital improvement projects, issuance of bonds, SB 584**

      Housing division, approval of agreements, SB 552**

      Investment policies of state treasurer, review, approval, SB 488

      Lease purchase or installment purchase agreements, powers and duties, AB 567**

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS (See BANKS AND BANKING; CREDIT UNIONS; SAVINGS AND LOAN ASSOCIATIONS; THRIFT COMPANIES)

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS, DIVISION OF (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

FINES (See also ADMINISTRATIVE ASSESSMENTS)

      Air pollution control programs, AB 284, AB 546

      Alcohol and birth defects, failure to post warning sign, SB 277†

      Animal control ordinances, violations, SB 150**

      Athletes' agents, unlawful acts, AB 253*

      Bonds of certain parolees or probationers, deductions for unpaid fines, AB 584

      Campaign practices, filing late reports, SB 565

      Child abuse or neglect, wrongful disclosure of confidential information, AB 248**

      Clean-burning fuel, violations, SB 478†

      Collection agencies, unlicensed operation, AB 335*

      Common-interest communities, prohibited acts, SB 421

      Contractors, violations, AB 620**

      County recorders, willful violations, AB 568**

      Delinquent payments, procedures for collection, AB 106, AB 314**

      Electric utilities or alternative sellers, violations, SB 372**, SCR 53‡

      Employment discrimination relating to dress codes, SB 23

      Garbage and rubbish, unlawful disposal, SB 424*

      Guides, violations, AB 410

      Health benefits, associations of self-insured private employers providing, violations, SB 28

      Health care independent review organizations, violations, SB 320†

      Health insurers, failure to reimburse providers in timely manner, SB 99*

      Helicopters, violation of Clark County ordinances, AB 490†

      Industrial insurers, delays in payment of compensation, SB 209

      Initiative or referendum petitions, violations, SB 297†, AB 443†

      Installment loan companies, violations, SB 330*

      Insurance transactions, unlawful acts, AB 618*

      Internet pharmacies, unlawful acts, SB 397**

      Interpreters for deaf persons, unlicensed practice, SB 245*

      Intoxicating liquors, tax violations, AB 669

      Limousine drivers, violations, SB 270, SB 576

      Milk and cream distributors, delinquent assessments, SB 505**

      Minors

             Cigarette sales to minors via Internet, SB 551**

             Employment violations involving minors under 16, AB 74**

             False representation of age to obtain tobacco products, AB 25

      Mortgage companies, violations, SB 330*

      Motor vehicle damage appraisers, unlicensed practice, AB 618*

      Motor vehicles, penalties for unregistered vehicles, AB 474†

      Occupational safety, serious violations, SB 314

      Open meeting laws, violations, AB 225†

      Ordinance violations, civil penalty in lieu of criminal penalty, AB 92**

      Outfitters, violations, AB 410

      Pharmacists and pharmacies, violations, SB 544*

      Political action committees, failure to register, AB 227*

      Prepaid funeral and burial contracts, unlicensed sale, AB 618*

      Public officers, financial disclosure violations, SB 466*

      Public works, violations, SB 560**

      Real property sales, failure of seller to disclose certain information, AB 366

      Resident agents, unlawful acts, AB 617

      Sexually oriented businesses, kickbacks to taxi, limo or bus drivers, AB 627†

      Student loan recipients, infractions, AB 311†

      Taxicab motor carriers, violations by drivers, SB 270, SB 576

      Telemarketing, deceptive trade practices, AB 337**

      Third-party administrators, violations, SB 28

      Traffic citations (See TRAFFIC CONTROL)

      Viatical settlements, violations, AB 618*

      Water systems, public

             Violations by suppliers, AB 200**

             Waste of water by customers, AB 97

FINGERPRINTING

      Charter school governing board members, SB 399†

      Driver education schools, operators and instructors, SB 523**

      Limousine drivers, SB 270, SB 576

      Prisons, department of, appropriation for electronic system, SB 296

      Real estate instructors, AB 541

      Relatives requesting certain supportive assistance, SB 278, AB 15*

      Residential pool and spa contractors, employees of, SB 216†

      School personnel, fingerprinting as condition of reemployment, AB 660**

      Societies for prevention of animal cruelty, applicants for arrest authority, AB 419*

      Taxicab motor carriers, drivers, SB 270, SB 576

      Welfare division employees, appropriation for costs, AB 530**

      Work permits, applicants, AB 445, AB 466**

FIRE DEPARTMENTS

      Abandonment of newborn child, safe haven legislation, SB 191**

      Assault or battery of volunteer firemen by probationer, prisoner or parolee, penalties, SB 31*

      Carson City, appropriation for northern Nevada regional training facility, SB 41

      Emergency services, transport and care of sick or injured persons, AB 488**

      False reports of emergency, recovery of response costs, AB 399**

      Impact fees, financing of fire station projects, AB 458**

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Laser pointers, unlawful to direct light at fireman, AB 24

      License plates for firefighters, issuance, use of fees, SB 257**

      Occupational diseases (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES)

      Retirement (See also PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT)

             Service years required to retire at any age, SB 11, SB 349**, AB 356

      Sirens and lights, use by emergency vehicles, SB 521*

      Wildland fires in 2000, firefighters commended, ACR 14‡

FIRE MARSHAL, STATE

      Attorney general, cooperation in investigations, AB 135**

      Fireworks, regulation, AB 482†

      Hazardous materials section, creation, SB 141†

      Hazardous materials, use of revenue derived from fees and surcharges, SB 141†

      License plates for firefighters, use of money to train volunteers, SB 257**

      Police officer, inclusion in definition for purposes of certain benefits, AB 289**

      Public safety, department of, part of, SB 481**

      Study of division duties and funding, SB 141

      Wildland fires in 2000, firefighters commended, ACR 14‡

FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICTS (For general provisions, see DISTRICTS)

      County fire protection districts

             Accounts, bills and demands, payment procedures, AB 252**

             Bonds, authority to issue, AB 252**

             District fire emergency fund, maximum balance, credit of excess, AB 252**

      Emergency services, transport and care of sick or injured persons, AB 488**

      North Lyon fire protection district, continuation, boundaries, AB 663**

      Regional fire protection districts, formation in certain counties, AB 648

FIRE SERVICES STANDARDS AND TRAINING COMMITTEE

      Study of fire marshal division, duties, SB 141

FIRE SERVICES, STATE BOARD OF

      Study of fire marshal division, duties, SB 141

FIREARMS (See also CONCEALED WEAPONS)

      Clark County shooting range

             Appropriation, AB 2

             Federal land, release of parcel for development urged, AJR 6‡

      Correctional officers of department of prisons, exemption from laws, SB 233**

      Ex-felons, penalties for possession of firearms, AB 368

      Laser scopes, unlawful acts, AB 24

      Prisoners, possession unlawful, AB 330

      School violence, actions to reduce urged, SCR 18‡

      Schools, powers and duties following violations by pupils, SB 115**, SB 305†

FIREFIGHTERS' ASSOCIATION, NEVADA STATE

      License plates for firefighters, consultations, SB 257**

FIRES AND FIRE PROTECTION

      Equipment for suppression of forest fires, appropriation, AB 510**

      False reports of emergency, recovery of response costs, AB 399**

      Fire suppression systems, installation urged, SCR 51‡

      Interior materials and furnishings, building codes to govern fire safety, AB 467

      Regional strike teams for fire suppression, creation, appropriation, SB 158

      Restitution for costs of suppression of fires caused by fireworks, AB 482†

      Seed bank coordinator, position created, duties, SB 160

      Wildland fires in 2000, firefighters commended, ACR 14‡

FIREWORKS

      Ballot question regarding adoption of law, AB 482†

      Death, injury or property damage caused by use, presumptions, AB 482

      Liability for unlawful storage or use, AB 482†

      Local regulations, AB 482†

      Restitution for costs of suppression of fires caused by fireworks, AB 482†

      State fire marshal, duties, AB 482†

FISCAL ANALYSIS DIVISION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

FISH AND FISHING

      Guides and outfitters, regulation, licensing board, AB 410

      Licenses

             Form and period of validity, AB 199**

             Lost, stolen or destroyed licenses, issuance of duplicate, AB 199*

             Suspension for delinquent fees or taxes owed state, AB 314**

      Trout stamps, fees, provision via Internet, AB 199**

FISH AND GAME, DEPARTMENT OF

      Division of wildlife redesignated as department, SB 30

      Predatory animals, appropriation for management, SB 30

FLEAS

      Diseases transmittable by fleas, control programs required, AB 472

FLOOD CONTROL

      Battle Mountain, appropriation, AB 185

FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICTS (For general provisions, see DISTRICTS)

      Amendments to master plan, procedures, SB 267*

      Local improvements for drainage control, authorized expenditures, SB 267*

      Protection of public or private property or relocation of structures, authorized expenditures, SB 267*

      State facilities, compliance with master plan required, SB 267†

FOOD AND DRUGS, COMMISSIONER OF

      Dairy products, duties, transfer of certain authority to dairy commission, SB 505**

FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS (See also PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS)

      Alcohol consumption during pregnancy, posting of sign required, SB 277

      Bake sales, exemptions from laws, exceptions, SB 352**

      Cosmetological establishments, sale of food or beverages, AB 551*

      Food handlers, definition, SB 352**

      Food prepared at home and given away, exemption from laws, SB 352**

      Toilet facilities, Braille signs required, SB 324*

      Wholesale dealers of nonalcoholic beverages excluded from definition, SB 352†

FORECAST COUNCIL

      Creation, powers and duties, AB 19

FORECLOSURE (See also LIENS)

      Deeds of trust and installment sales contracts, procedures, SB 134

      Unfair lending practice regarding home loan, effect on foreclosure sale, AB 447

FOREIGN LANGUAGES

      Cosmetology licensing examinations, offering in foreign languages, SB 153*

      Schools (See also SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

             Alternative assessment programs, mastery diplomas, SB 495, AB 319†

            Educational programs, funding, AB 409

             Grants for teachers to obtain endorsements, appropriation, AB 251

FORENSIC LABORATORIES

      Convicted persons, genetic marker testing, SB 548†, AB 54**, AB 354, AB 489*

FORESTRY, DIVISION OF (See CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF)

FORFEITURES

      Aircraft, transfer to Civil Air Patrol, SB 129

      Bail, AB 401

      Currency, deposit following seizure, SB 36*

      Immediate precursors of controlled substances, illegal acts involving, AB 387

      Internet pharmacies, unlawful acts, SB 397**

      Medical marijuana, restrictions, AB 453*

      Parolees or probationers moving out-of-state, surety bonds, AB 584

      School districts, distribution of proceeds of forfeited property, SB 36*, SB 388

      Standard of proof, SB 36*

FOSTER CARE

      Account to assist persons formerly in foster care, creation, sources, AB 94*

      Age of children in group homes, maximum, AB 343

      Approval or denial of applications, notice, AB 336†

      Child and family services division, duties relating to applicants, AB 336†

      County agencies in Clark and Washoe, duties, appropriation, AB 343, AB 512

      County program to provide continuity of care, continuation, AB 343

      Information to be provided foster parents, AB 248**, AB 336†

      Medicaid coverage of young adults leaving system, study urged, ACR 10‡

      Mental health consortiums, representation, AB 343

      Nevada commission on children and families, creation, SB 58

      Property damaged by foster children

             Compensation to providers, establishment of program, SB 80

             Joint liability of state, AB 141

      Protective custody, requirements for plan for permanent placement, AB 248**

      Voluntary provision of care to certain children, applicability of laws, AB 343

FRANCHISES

      Counties, franchises for governmental services, AB 537†

      Telecommunications service or interactive computer service providers, SB 569**

      Towns, franchises for governmental services, AB 537*

FRATERNAL BENEFIT SOCIETIES

      Agents, licensing fees, AB 618*

      Claims, approval and payment, AB 36

      Collection of fees from insured patients, limitation, AB 52, AB 129

      Federally qualified health centers, contracts for services, AB 452*

      Legislation mandating coverage, fiscal reports, SB 169

      Preferred provider listings, fees prohibited, SB 99*

      Prescription drug coverage (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Reimbursement, information provided to insured or practitioners, AB 123†

      Specialists, use by insureds, reimbursement, AB 123†

FRAUD (See also FALSE PRETENSES AND REPRESENTATIONS)

      Consumer fraud, award of costs and fees in actions relating to, AB 204*

      Insurance fraud (See INSURANCE)

      Welfare fraud, parental liability for benefits received by dependent child, SB 369

FREE SPEECH

      SLAPP suits, immunities, AB 435

FREON

      Use, sale and manufacture authorized, AB 132

FRONTIER AND RURAL HEALTH CARE IMPROVEMENT ACT

      Enactment, appropriations, SB 403

FUEL CELLS (See RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES)

FUNERAL DIRECTORS AND EMBALMERS

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Licensing examinations, SB 281**

FUNERAL DIRECTORS, EMBALMERS AND OPERATORS OF CEMETERIES AND CREMATORIES, BOARD OF

      Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

      Criminal proceedings involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

      Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

      State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

FUNERALS

      Prepaid contracts, licensing fees, unlawful acts, AB 618*

      Reciprocal beneficiaries, responsibility for burial, AB 496

      Sales and use tax exemption for funeral supplies, AB 480

      Victims of crime, limit on compensation for funeral expenses removed, SB 282**

                                                                     G

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

      Charter amendments

             Animal control, authority, AB 208†

             List of registered voters, AB 637†

             Quorum of governing body, SB 329†

             Utilities, regulation, SB 425†

      Disincorporation, SB 472**

GAME WARDENS

      Outfitters and guides licensing board, representation, AB 410

GAMING

      Airport transfer services, exemption from regulation, SB 576

      Bingo games

             Charitable bingo games, persons under 21 prohibited, SB 101

             Senior facilities, exclusion of games from gaming laws, SB 101

      Do-not-compete agreements, enforceability, SB 511

      Employees

             Criminal history records, dissemination to employers, AB 331

             Labor organizations, regulation of personnel, AB 466**

             Work permits

                   Issuance and validity of permits for gaming business, AB 445

                   Nongaming employees, issuance, appeals, SB 256

                   Statewide permits, issuance, fees, AB 466**

      Enterprise districts

             Application for designation of district, notice requirements, AB 553*

             Standards for designation, SB 171

      Findings of suitability of beneficial owners of corporations, AB 466**, AB 578

      Gaming devices

             Interactive gaming components, licensure of manufacturers, AB 296, AB 466**, AB 578

             Manufacturer defined, AB 296, AB 466**, AB 578

             Removal of device following suspension or revocation of approval, SB 100*

             Slot machines, payment of jackpots regardless of malfunction, SB 100†

      Gaming tokens of State of Nevada, minting authorized, issuance by nonrestricted licensees, AB 456

      Grocery stores, smoking in gaming areas prohibited, penalty, AB 168

      Gross revenue defined, AB 466**, AB 578

      International gaming salons, licensing and regulation, SB 283**

      Internet gaming

             Interactive gaming, licensure, regulation, taxation, AB 296, AB 466**, AB 578

             Study by gaming policy committee, SB 419

      License fees, state

             Ballot questions relating to increase based on gross revenue, SB 104

             Increase based on gross revenue, amount, SB 105

             Overpayments, interest on refunds, AB 466**, AB 578

      Limited-liability companies, information required for state licensing, SB 283**

      Lottery operated by state, authorization, AJR 11

      National Collegiate and Amateur Athletic Protection Act, passage urged, AJR 2‡

      Pari-mutuel wagering, use of license fees for horse racing purses, AB 449

      Problem gambling

             Programs for prevention and treatment, SB 335

             Study by gaming policy committee, SB 419

      Railroad gaming, licensing and regulation, AB 448

      Resort hotels (See RESORT HOTELS)

      Smoking and nonsmoking areas, designation, AB 159

      Sports books, opposition to enactment of federal legislation repealing state's authority expressed, AJR 2‡

      Study of gaming issues by gaming policy committee, SB 419

GAMING COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Interactive gaming, regulation, AB 296, AB 466**, AB 578

      International gaming salons, regulation, SB 283**

      Investigative fund designated enterprise fund, SB 202**

      Railroad gaming, regulation, AB 448

      Work permits, duties, AB 445, AB 466**

GAMING CONTROL BOARD, STATE

      Employees, salaries, AB 673**

      Interactive gaming, regulation, AB 296, AB 466**, AB 578

      International gaming salons, regulation, SB 283**

      Investigative fund designated enterprise fund, SB 202**

      Removal of gaming devices from establishments, authority to order, SB 100*

      Work permits, duties, AB 445, AB 466**

GAMING POLICY COMMITTEE

      Membership, SB 335

      Study of gaming issues, duties, SB 419

GANGS, CRIMINAL

      School violence, actions to reduce urged, SCR 18‡

GARAGES AND REPAIR SHOPS

      Body shops, applicability of garagemen's laws, AB 171*

      Inspection stations

             Applicability of garagemen's laws, AB 171*

             Ignition and fuel systems, authority to install, repair and adjust, AB 258

      Registration

             Fees, waiver, AB 171*

             Revocation, grounds, AB 171*

      Theft of automotive products or fuel, penalty, AB 162*

GARBAGE AND REFUSE

      Ordinances, authority of county commissioners, AB 92†

      Unlawful disposal

             Control program, establishment in larger counties, SB 424*

             Hearing officers or boards, enforcement duties, SB 424*

             Nonprofit entities, authority to monitor or clean up, SB 424*

             Penalties, SB 424*, AB 442**

             Subpoena powers of certain governmental entities, SB 424*

GARDENERS

      Compensation for overtime, SB 136

GARNISHMENT

      Fees for service of process, AB 94*

      Garnishee interrogatories, submission of answers to sheriff required, amount of judgment for failure to answer limited, AB 62*

GAS COMPANIES (See PUBLIC UTILITIES)

GASOHOL (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

GASOLINE

      Alternative fuels (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

      Diesel fuel (See DIESEL FUEL)

      Taxation (See MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAXES)

      Theft, penalty, AB 162*

GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS LEGISLATION

      Support of state government, AB 672**

GENERAL AUTHORIZED EXPENDITURES

      Agencies of state government, SB 586**

GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS (See also DISTRICTS)

      Electric light and power districts

             Liens on tenant property or guaranties by landlord for provision of service prohibited, AB 104

             Public utilities commission, regulation, SB 425**

      Incline Village, nominations for Washoe fair and recreation board, SB 350†

      Regulation of utilities by public utilities commission, SB 425**

      Services provided to certain dwelling units without charge to owners, fees authorized, AB 430*

GENETIC TESTING

      Convicted persons, testing for genetic markers, SB 548†, AB 54**, AB 489*

      Death penalty, analysis of certain evidence, post-conviction relief, AB 354

      Legislative study of availability, cost and use, SB 254, ACR 21

      Parentage, use of genetic tests to determine, SB 369, AB 54**

GENOA, TOWN OF (For general provisions, see TOWNS)

      Settlement, sesquicentennial recognized, SCR 39‡

      "Snowshoe" Thompson commemorated and committee commended, SCR 49‡

GEOTHERMAL RESOURCES (See RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES)

GLAUCOMA

      Medical marijuana, regulation, research programs, SB 545, AB 453*

GOATS (See LIVESTOCK)

GOLF COURSES

      Property tax exemption for course located on public property and used in connection with for-profit business, SB 82

GOVERNMENTAL SERVICES TAX

      Vehicle privilege tax redesignated as, SB 59**

GOVERNOR

      Appointments made by

             Anatomical gifts, advisory committee on, AB 497†

             Catastrophic leave, committee on, AB 285**

             Children and families, Nevada commission on, SB 58

             College savings plans board of trustees, AB 554**

             Common-interest communities, commission for, SB 421†

             Community-based services for persons with disabilities, task force for, SB 486

             Compensation of public officers, commission to review, AB 606†

             Comstock historic district commission, AB 102*

             Construction education, commission on, AB 620**

             Constructional defect commission, SB 310

             Criminal justice, advisory committee on, SB 286

             Developmental services commission, SB 364

             Education, commission on professional standards in, AB 222

             Education, state board of, AB 357

             Emergency management, office of, director, SB 306

             Employee-management relations, board for, AB 478

             Employment of persons with disabilities, committee on, SB 175†

             Energy, office, of, director, AB 661**

             Equal pay commission, SB 85†

             Equalization, state board of, AB 205

             Expenditure technical advisory committee, AB 19

             Fair pay commission for state employees, SB 85

             Forecast council, AB 19

             Gaming tokens, advisory committee on, AB 456

             Historical records advisory board, SB 541**

             Human resources advisory council, SB 538

             Indian affairs department, executive director, SB 365

             Indian commission, Nevada, SB 365

             Information technology commission, AB 367

             Intermediate appellate court, judges, AJR 12‡, AJR 22 of the 70th session

             Interpreters, board of, SB 245†

             Interstate adult offender supervision, council for, SB 194**

             Labor relations for state employees, board for, AB 89

             Landscape architecture, board of, AB 310**

             Long-term care, advisory task force on, SB 402†

             Massage therapists, board of, AB 625

             Medical use of marijuana, state commission, SB 545

             Mortgage industry commission, AB 324†

             Nevada silver haired legislative forum, AB 195**

             Nursing, advisory committee to promote profession, AB 378†

             Outfitters and guides licensing board, AB 410

             Pain management issues, state committee on, SB 371

             Personal assistance for persons with functional disabilities, advisory committee, SB 174**

             Private investigator's licensing board, AB 492

             Prostate cancer, task force on, SB 318**

             Public safety, department of, director, SB 481**

             Public utilities commission, AB 661*

             Renewable energy and energy conservation, task force for, AB 661**

             Resident agents' board, state, AB 617

             Residential construction sites, panel for advisement on inspections at, SB 314

             Revenue technical advisory committee, AB 19

             Salaries of elected officers, citizens' commission, AJR 14

             Science, engineering and technology, office of, director, SB 401**, SB 562

             Statue of Sarah Winnemucca, committee for creation of, AB 267**

             Superintendent of public instruction, SB 128

             Tax policy, task force on, ACR 42

             V & T Railway, Nevada commission for reconstruction of, SB 334**

      Budget (See also STATE FINANCES AND FUNDS)

             Date for submission of agency budgets, setting, SB 480†

             Forecast council, creation, powers and duties, AB 19

             Insurance fraud investigation program, receipt of proposed budget, AB 134**

             Requests for projections and estimates, SB 480†, AB 19

             Time for submission of budget to legislature, AJR 5 of the 69th session

      Clark County health system, nomination of directors, SB 290

      Consumer health assistance, office of

             Duties, SB 320, AB 422

             Hospital patients, bureau for, creation, SB 573**, AB 559

      Economic development, coordination of efforts urged, SCR 10‡

      Emergency management, office of, creation, duties, SB 306

      Employment of persons with disabilities, committee on, duties, SB 175**

      Energy, office of, creation, AB 661**

      Environmentally sensitive areas, protection programs, duties, SB 410

      Governor-elect, budgeting for certain transitional expenses, SB 144*

      Industrial insurance, proclamation regarding subsequent injury fund, AB 322

      Information technology commission, chairman, AB 367

      Lease purchase or installment purchase agreements, approval, AB 567**

      Military, office of the (See MILITARY, OFFICE OF THE)

      Mortgage industry commission, approval of budget, AB 324†

      Public works board, removal of manager or members, AB 414**, AB 428**

      Reports, receipt

             Charter schools, SB 399†

             Children and families, Nevada commission on, SB 58

             Community-based services for persons with disabilities, task force for, SB 486

             Compensation, committee to review, AB 606†

             Consumer health assistance, office of, SB 320, AB 422

             Early childhood education programs, SB 585**

             Early literacy intervention program, SB 585**

             Economic forum, SB 480†

             Educational technology, SB 427**

             Energy status in state, AB 661†

             Equal pay commission, SB 85†

             Fair pay commission for state employees, SB 85

             Forecast council, AB 19

             Health insurance, mandatory benefits, AB 206

             Hearing tests for newborns, SB 308, AB 250*

             Internet commerce, AB 623

             Juvenile justice system, disparate treatment of minorities, SB 232†

             Low-income energy assistance and conservation, AB 661**

             Medical care for Medicaid, indigent and low-income patients, SB 377†

             Nevada alliance for defense, energy and business, SB 404

             Renewable energy and energy conservation, task force for, AB 661**

             Residential construction sites, occupational safety inspections, SB 314

             School accountability program, SB 165**, AB 127

             SenioRx advisory committee, AB 543

             SenioRx program, SB 539**

             State treasurer, SB 489**

             Teacher education loan program, AB 311†, AB 613†

             University system, lobbying activities, AB 326†

             Weed control grant program, SB 13

             Whistleblowers, findings of hearing officers, SB 96

      Salary, AB 606†, AJR 14

      School violence, emergency assistance from state agencies, SB 289**

      Science, engineering and technology office transferred to, SB 401**, SB 562

      Senior option prescription program, proclamation, SB 539**

      Special sessions of legislature, calling, SJR 3, AJR 5 of the 69th session

      Tax policy, task force on, creation, ACR 42

      Youth advisory council, duties, SB 367**

GRAFFITI

      Cultural resources, establishment of stewardship program, AB 230

      Nonresidential property, order for removal of graffiti by owner, effect of failure to comply, AB 571**

      Preservation of neighborhoods, adoption of ordinances authorized, AB 131†

      Residential property, removal of graffiti by county, AB 571**

GRAND JURIES

      Mileage fee of jurors, AB 108**

      Summoning by petition, procedure, penalty for misrepresentations, AB 108**

      Witnesses, use of audiovisual technology for testimony, SB 32**

GRANDPARENTS AND GRANDCHILDREN

      Adoption of child of minor parent, preferences for placement, SB 21

      Assistance programs regarding guardianship of certain children, SB 278, AB 15*

      Nevada commission on children and families, creation, SB 58

      Visitation rights, SB 25**, AB 34

GRANTS

      Airports, landing areas or air navigation facilities owned by local entities, SB 26*

      Arts challenge grants, appropriation, AB 672**

      Child care improvement program, Las Vegas, appropriation, AB 215

      Community corrections partnership block grant, study of effectiveness, SB 287

      Community services block grants, administration, SB 112**

      Construction education programs, AB 620**

      Domestic violence, account for aid to victims, use, AB 583

      Education

             Achievement tests, administration on weekends, AB 319†

             Alternative placement of pupils with disciplinary problems, AB 319†

             Coordinator of requests, creation of position, SB 346

             Early childhood education and family literacy programs, AB 416

             Las Vegas, latchkey programs, AB 116

             Libraries

                   Books, purchasing, SB 196**

                   On-line resources, acquisition of licenses, SB 385, SB 427**

             Nurses, increase in number per district, AB 409

             Parental involvement in education, programs to promote, AB 57

             Psychologists, increase in number per district, AB 409

             Teachers, educational expenses, SB 140, SB 148, AB 251, AB 409

             Technology equipment and training, SB 427**

      Housing division, powers, SB 552†

      Library collections and equipment requirements, SB 431**

      Parks and wildlife, grants from proposed bond issue, AB 615

      Problem gambling, nonprofit treatment entities, SB 335

      Public lands, legislative committee on, appropriation, SB 162, SB 582

      Respite services, community programs for, SB 206

      Rural health programs, AB 612†

      Tahoe Basin, programs to preserve environment, SB 117, AB 176**

      Teenage pregnancies, programs to reduce rate, SB 367**

      Tourism projects, program created, SB 583**

      Water system improvements, amount of bond issue for grants, AB 549**

      Weeds, local treatment and control programs, SB 13

GRAZING AND GRAZING LANDS

      Private lands, fencing requirements, liability for trespass, SB 532

      Public lands generally (See PUBLIC LANDS)

      Sale of home or improved lot adjacent to open range, disclosures, SB 16**

GREAT BASIN COLLEGE (See UNIVERSITY AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM OF NEVADA)

GREAT BASIN HERITAGE AREA PARTNERSHIP

      Appropriation, AB 268

GROCERY STORES (See also PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS)

      Cigarette vending machines, prohibitions against placement, AB 168

      Smoking prohibited, penalty, AB 168

GROSS MISDEMEANORS (See also CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS)

      Alcohol, providing to minors, AB 16

      Animals, instigating or witnessing fighting, keeping place used for fights, SB 62**

      Athletes' agents, unlawful acts, AB 253*

      Candidates for office required to file declaration of arrests, SB 98

      Chambers of commerce as insurers, fraudulent acts, AB 425

      Cigarettes

             Contraband cigarettes, unlawful acts, SB 527†

             Sales to minors via Internet, SB 551†

      Collection agencies, violations, AB 335*

      Cruelty to animals, SB 62**

      Dairy animals, keeping in unhealthy conditions, SB 62†

      Garbage and rubbish, unlawful disposal, SB 424*, AB 442**

      Horse-drawn vehicles, unjustifiably running horses on highway, SB 62†

      Internet, unlawful acts, SB 551**

      Intoxicating liquor, provision to minors via Internet, SB 551†

      Judicial retirement system, false statements to obtain benefits, AB 232

      Laser pointers, unlawful acts, AB 24

      Luring child with use of Internet, SB 551**

      Marijuana, certain offenses, AB 453*

      Motor carriers, unauthorized operation, SB 270, SB 576†

      Nevada Tax Fairness and Quality School Funding Accountability Act, violations, Initiative Petition

      Off-road vehicle registrations, false information in application, SB 220

      Outfitters or guides, unlicensed operation, AB 410

      Public lands, unlawful use, management or disposal, SB 340, AB 391†

      Real estate licensees, violations, SB 186

      Residential pool and spa contractors, violations, SB 216**

      School police officers, authority, SB 103

      School violence, threats, SB 148, AB 319

      Sealing of records, AB 328**

      Time share managers, unregistered practice, SB 261*

      Tow cars, unauthorized operation, SB 270, SB 576†

GROUPS, RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES FOR (See also MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

      Assisted living facility included in definition, SB 74*

      Bingo games in senior facilities, exclusion from gaming laws, SB 101

      Credentials of health care providers, procedure for acquisition, SB 244

      Licenses, grounds for revocation, AB 444**

      Location, authority of city or county to control, AB 395**

      Visitation rights, AB 550*

GUARDIANS AND WARDS

      Abused or neglected children, permanent placement with guardian, AB 577

      Do-not-resuscitate orders, acquisition on behalf of minor wards, AB 173**

      Education (See also SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

             Controlled substance violations by pupils, consent decrees, SB 305†

             Handicapped pupils, reports of use of restraints, SB 116†

             Report of guardian involvement in education, adoption and use of form, SB 73

             Violence in schools

                   Network programs and other actions to reduce urged, SCR 18‡

                   Representation on committees to develop response plans, SB 289**

      Minor wards

             Attorney representing child, participation in proceedings, AB 429**

             Entertainment industry, tutoring of minor wards, SB 236**

             Special guardians for minors signing certain contracts, appointment, SB 47

             Standing of child to appear and comment, AB 429†

      Relatives obtaining guardianship of certain children, supportive assistance programs, SB 278, AB 15*

      Temporary guardians, appointment for certain wards, SB 34*

GUIDES

      Regulation, creation of licensing board, AB 410

                                                                     H

HABITUAL CRIMINALS

      DUI offenders, penalties, AB 316, AB 464

      Programs for alcohol or drug abuse treatment, offenders ineligible, AB 574*

HALFWAY HOUSES

      Licenses, grounds for revocation, AB 444**

      Location, authority of city or county to control, AB 395**

      Re-entry programs for offenders or parolees, establishment, SB 519**

      Regulation of facilities for drug or alcohol abuse, SB 300**, SB 319*

HANDICAPPED PERSONS

      Adoption of children with special needs

             Court costs and fees, reduction and waiver, AB 535*

             Evaluations, financial assistance, AB 336*

             Medical assistance, appropriation, SB 120

      Assistive devices for independent living, appropriation, SB 477**

      Common-interest communities, restrictions on accessibility improvements prohibited, SB 421

      Developmental services commission, creation, SB 364

      Disabled veterans (See VETERANS)

      Education (See also SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

             Achievement and proficiency examinations, procedures, AB 319

             Alternative assessment program, issuance of mastery diplomas, AB 319†

             Americans with Disabilities Act, compliance, reports, SB 305†, AB 499**

             Disciplinary action against pupils, requirements, AB 319

             Ratio of pupils with disabilities in regular education classrooms, AB 416

             Restraints, review and reports of use, SB 116†

             Teachers of pupils with disabilities, salary increase, SB 69

      Elections, voting rights, assistance to be provided, AB 295*

      Employment

             Business tax, credit for employment of disabled persons, SB 92

             Committee on employment of persons with disabilities, duties, SB 175**

             Discrimination based on certain medical conditions prohibited, penalty, SB 23

             Medical assistance program for employees ineligible for Medicaid, SB 207**

             Public purchasing contracts, exemption from bidding requirements, establishment of programs, SB 175**, AB 649**

             State employees, certain discrimination provisions repealed, AB 386†

             Unlawful employment practices, limitation of actions extended, AB 194

      Group care facilities (See GROUPS, RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES FOR)

      Health or well-being, programs to improve, SB 167†, SB 539**

      Highway construction, expansion of work force diversity urged, ACR 37‡

      Interpreters for hearing-impaired persons, licensing and regulation, SB 245*

      Legislative study of state program for providing services, SCR 32

      Long-term strategic plan for health services, development, AB 513**

      Mentally ill persons (See MENTALLY ILL PERSONS)

      Mentally retarded persons (See MENTALLY RETARDED PERSONS)

      Motor carriers, discriminatory conduct by drivers prohibited, SB 270, SB 576

      Nevada association for the handicapped, appropriation, SB 325

      Parking spaces and signs

             Applicability and enforcement of laws, SB 374**

             Disabled veterans, use of spaces, AB 643**

      Personal assistance, community-based programs to provide, SB 174**

      Prescriptions, extension of coverage to, study, SB 167

      Respite services, establishment of community programs, grants, SB 206

      Service animals, penalty for death or injury to, SB 62**

      State parks, issuance of free permits, AB 80

      Task force for community-based services, creation, duties, appropriation, SB 486

      Taxicab transportation, establishment of program in Clark County, SB 119**

      Toilet facilities in public buildings, Braille signs required, SB 324*

      Wheelchair lifts, regulation of installation, SB 337*

HANTAVIRUS (See also COMMUNICABLE DISEASES)

      Rodents, control of diseases transmitted by, AB 472

 

HARASSMENT

      Business records bill of rights, adoption, SB 198

      Common-interest communities, prohibited acts, SB 421†

      Protective orders, deferral and assessment of fees, assistance in filing and responding, AB 82**

      Schools, harassment prohibited, AB 459*

      Telemarketing, deceptive trade practices, AB 337**

      Venue, where offense committed, AB 400*

      Whistleblowers (See WHISTLEBLOWERS)

      Workplace, orders for protection against harassment, AB 370*

HAWTHORNE, TOWN OF (For general provisions, see TOWNS)

      National Guard armory renovation, appropriation, SB 322

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

      Chlorofluorocarbons, possession and use authorized, AB 132

      Conditional use permits, notice requirements, AB 553*

      Consultants, exemption from certification, SB 327*

      Contingency account for hazardous materials, sources, use, SB 141†

      Fire marshal division, state

             Fees and surcharges derived from permits, use, SB 141†

             Hazardous materials section, creation, SB 141†

      License plates for support of history of atomic testing, issuance, SB 264, AB 643*

      Transportation

             Federal regulations, compliance, SB 327*

             Populated areas, unlawful to transport within certain distance, SB 361

             Public safety, department of, duties, SB 481**

             Wide vehicles, prohibited uses, AB 644

      Yucca Mountain

             Alternate transportation routes, designation urged, SJR 4

             Environmental impact statement, preparation urged, SJR 11

             Nevada protection account, creation, appropriation, use, SB 494**

             Safety precautions, implementation urged, SJR 10

             State disapproval of selection as waste site formally expressed, SJR 6‡

             Transportation and storage of waste and nuclear fuel, requirements and  restrictions, SB 361

HEAD START

      Clark County, appropriation, AB 416

HEALTH

      Agricultural commodities, quarantine for danger to public health, AB 631**

      Clark County health system for medically indigent, creation, SB 290

      Dental hygiene, authority to practice public health, SB 208**

      Diseases (See COMMUNICABLE DISEASES; DISEASES)

      Environmental contamination, investigation, AB 630†

      Fund for a healthy Nevada (See HEALTHY NEVADA, TASK FORCE FOR A)

      Long-term strategic plans, development, AB 513**

      Managed care (See MANAGED CARE)

      Maternal and child health (See MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH)

      Medicaid (See MEDICAID)

      Medical bills (See MEDICAL BILLS)

      Medical facilities (See COUNTY HOSPITALS; HOSPITALS; MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

      Medical records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Nevada commission on children and families, creation, SB 58

      Occupational health (See OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH)

      Ordinances on public health, authority of county commissioners, AB 92†

      Providers of health care (See specific profession)

      Rural health care (See RURAL HEALTH CARE)

      Schools, promotion of health, wellness, physical fitness and good nutrition, SB 107

      SenioRx program (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Trust fund for public health

             Interest, use to provide loans to nursing students, AB 378**

             Investments, SB 487**, SB 488

      Uninsured families

             Federally qualified community health centers, appropriation, AB 350

             Nevada health account for uninsured families, creation, appropriation, AB 603

             Report regarding health services for uninsured children, SB 469

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

HEALTH CARE RECORDS (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

HEALTH CLUBS

      Bond, letter of credit or deposit, amount, use, AB 627*

      Certificates of registration, expiration, renewal, AB 627*

HEALTH DIVISION (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF)

HEALTH INSURANCE (See INSURANCE)

HEALTH, LOCAL BOARDS AND OFFICERS

      Air pollution control (See AIR POLLUTION)

      Bake sales, regulation, exemptions, SB 352**

      Communicable diseases of rodents or arthropods, control, AB 472

      Do-not-resuscitate orders, duties, AB 173**, AB 471

      Emergency medical services, issuance of certain permits, AB 488**

      Environmental contamination, investigation, AB 630†

      Signs regarding alcohol consumption during pregnancy, duties, SB 277†

      Solid waste, subpoena powers regarding unlawful disposal, SB 424*

HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS

      Claims, approval and payment, SB 99*, AB 36

      Collection of fees from insured patients, limitation, AB 52, AB 129

      Credentials of health care providers, procedure for acquisition, SB 244

      Denial of coverage, time for notice to insured, SB 320†

      Dental care, coverage of minors, SB 111

      Dispute resolution, duties of external review organizations, SB 320, AB 422

      Federally qualified health centers, contracts for services, AB 452*

      Indigent parents or adult children, coverage, AB 425

      Legislation mandating coverage, fiscal reports, SB 169

      Mandatory benefits, provisions repealed, AB 206

      Mastectomy, coverage, AB 206, AB 618*

      Newborns, coverage for hearing tests, AB 250†

      PKU and similar conditions, coverage, AB 123†

      Preferred provider listings, fees prohibited, SB 99*

      Prescription drug coverage (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Reimbursement, provision of information to insured or practitioner, AB 123†

      Specialists, use by insureds, reimbursement, AB 123†

HEALTH, STATE BOARD OF

      Cancer

             Reporting system, reduction of fees assessed to health facilities, AB 630†

             State plan, development, AB 75

      Capital expenditures for certain health facilities, duties, SB 328

      Dairy products, duties, transfer of certain authority to dairy commission, SB 505**

      Dentistry, appointment of state dental health officers, SB 208**

      Do-not-resuscitate orders, duties, AB 173**, AB 471

      Environmental contamination investigations, regulations, AB 630†

      Halfway houses for drug and alcohol abusers, regulation, SB 300**, SB 319**

      Hearing tests for newborns, duties, SB 308, AB 250**

      Mobile units as medical facilities, regulation, SB 483**

      Putative father registry, regulations, SB 295

      Refractive laser surgery facilities, regulation, SB 483**

HEALTHY NEVADA, TASK FORCE FOR A

      Chairman and vice chairman, selection, SB 539**

      Fund for a healthy Nevada

             Administrative costs, payment, SB 539**

             Allocations and appropriations, SB 539**, SB 586**

             Assistive living programs for senior citizens, SB 539†

             Health or well-being, programs to improve, SB 167†, SB 539**

             Investments, SB 487†, SB 488

             Senior option prescription program, SB 545

             SenioRx program, SB 167, SB 239, SB 539**, AB 543, AB 544

             State agencies and political subdivisions, grants to, SB 539**

      SenioRx advisory board, receipt of reports, duties, AB 543, AB 544

HEARING AID SPECIALISTS

      Board of hearing aid specialists

             Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Criminal proceedings involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

             Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

             State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

HEARING-IMPAIRED PERSONS (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

HEARINGS DIVISION (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

HEARSAY (See also EVIDENCE; WITNESSES AND TESTIMONY)

      Statement of unavailable declarant concerning threat or infliction of physical injury, admissibility, AB 397

HELICOPTERS (See also AIRCRAFT AND AIRLINES)

      Noise abatement in Clark County, ordinances, advisory committee, AB 490*

      Tour operators and brokers, regulation, AB 245*, AB 627*

HELMETS

      Motorcycles, helmet requirement limited, AB 88

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

      Annexations, inclusion of certain property required, AB 101*

      Charter amendments

             Animal control, authority, AB 208†

             Municipal judges, election, salary, term, senior judge, AB 180**

             Quorum of governing body, SB 329**

             Utilities, regulation, SB 425**

      Community services program for mentally ill, homeless adults, AB 346

      Energy conservation provisions in building codes, adoption, SB 372**, SCR 53‡

      Local government tax distribution account, allocations, AB 653

HEPATITIS (See COMMUNICABLE DISEASES)

HI-TECH LEARNING CENTERS

      Fernley and Yerington, appropriation, AB 39

      Great Basin College, appropriation, AB 5

      North Las Vegas, appropriation, AB 589

      Western Nevada community college, Douglas County, appropriation, AB 280

HIGHWAY PATROL, NEVADA (See also PEACE OFFICERS)

      Central repository (See CRIMINAL HISTORY RECORDS)

      Las Vegas facility, appropriation for wiring and furniture, SB 476

      Public safety, department of, part of, SB 481**

      Railroad safety, powers and duties, AB 376

      Salaries

             Formula to calculate, inclusion in department budget, SB 84†

             Increased, SB 84**

      School violence, duties regarding plans for crisis management, SB 289**

      Uniforms, issuance by employer, SB 353

      Unregistered vehicles, additional enforcement procedures, AB 474†

HIGHWAYS AND ROADS

      Annexations by cities in larger counties, inclusion of certain property, AB 101*

      CANAMEX corridor coalition urged to consider certain highway routes, SJR 8

      Emergency system of call boxes along I-15, appropriation, AB 175**

      Explosive or incendiary device, penalty for unlawful possession, AB 105**

      Federal lands, mapping of highways and roads by division of minerals, SB 106

      Hazardous materials, use of wide vehicles to transport prohibited, AB 644

      Juvenile delinquents, community service on or near highway restricted, AB 27**

      Legislative committee on transportation, creation, SB 56††, AB 460†

      Legislative studies

             Construction of highway between Caliente and Mesquite, SCR 9

             Establishment, use and maintenance of certain roads, SCR 5, SCR 8

             Traffic noise in Clark County, abatement, AB 424

      Maps of county roads, filing fees, AB 94*

      Multistate Highway Transportation Agreement, cooperating committee, AB 641**

      Needles Highway, financing of improvements, SB 363, AB 465**

      Public utilities, permits to use or disturb highway, SB 195

      Railroad companies, award of contracts for highway construction, AB 86**

      Railroad crossings, procedures to change, add or eliminate, SB 210†

      Relinquishment of certain state highways to local governments, SB 219†, AB 175†

      Road districts, actions by vote of directors, SB 329**

      Slow-vehicle turnouts, inclusion in highway plans, SB 396*

      Sound barriers along Interstate 515 in Clark County, appropriation, AB 424†

      State highway property, disposal procedure, SB 219**

      State Route 567 and I-80 interchange, inclusion in report of construction and maintenance projects, ACR 6†

      Taxes and fees for construction and maintenance

             Highway projects in adjacent states, SB 363, AB 465**

             Motor vehicle fuel taxes, SB 124**, SB 557**, AB 261

             Rental car fees, AB 460†

      Transportation commissions (See REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION COMMISSIONS)

      Transportation department (See TRANSPORTATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Work force diversity, efforts commended and expansion urged, ACR 37‡

HISTORIC DISTRICTS

      Comstock (See COMSTOCK HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION)

      Establishment within Lyon and Storey counties required, SB 157

HISTORIC PRESERVATION AND ARCHEOLOGY

      Belmont courthouse, appropriation for restoration, AB 119

      Comstock cemetery preservation, appropriations, SB 332, AB 610

      Environmentally sensitive areas, programs for protection, SB 410

      Floyd Lamb state park, appropriation for building restoration, AB 269

      Mobile museum of ancient history and archeology, appropriation, AB 85

      Mount Charleston

             Historical marker, placement, SB 360

             National monument, designation urged, SJR 9‡

      Nonprofit organizations' fund raising programs which allow donors to name historic place, authority, AB 102*

      Old Spanish Trail, designation as national trail urged, SJR 14‡

      Statewide monument program, appropriation, SB 433**

      Stewardship program, establishment, AB 230

      Virginia City historical facility, appropriation, SB 332

HISTORIC PRESERVATION, OFFICE OF (See MUSEUMS, LIBRARY AND ARTS, DEPARTMENT OF)

HISTORICAL FOUNDATION, NEVADA TEST SITE (See NEVADA TEST SITE)

HISTORICAL RECORDS ADVISORY BOARD

      Composition, SB 541**

HISTORICAL SOCIETIES

      Nevada historical society

             Appropriations, SB 248**, SB 360†

             Public records, preservation, SB 541**

             State publications, donation to society, SB 541**

      Nevada museum and historical society, appropriations, SB 248**, SB 434

HIV (See COMMUNICABLE DISEASES)

HOLOCAUST, ADVISORY COUNCIL ON EDUCATION RELATING TO

      Financing, AB 520**

HOME HEALTH CARE

      Assisted-living program for low-income persons, study directed, SB 341

      Credentials of health care providers, procedure for acquisition, SB 244

      Health insurance, mandatory coverage repealed, SB 212, AB 206

      Respite care programs, appropriations, SB 206, SB 342, SB 452

      State employees, insurance coverage for long-term care, SB 343

HOME SCHOOLS

      Charter school classes and activities, participation, SB 292, SB 399**

      Conversion to charter school prohibited, SB 292, SB 399**

      Distance education programs, participation, SB 108, SB 292†, AB 127

HOMELESS PERSONS

      Board to distribute money to shelters, abolishment, SB 110**

      Clark County

             Community resources management division, appropriation, AB 303

             Community services program for mentally ill adults, AB 346

             Nevada partnership for homeless youth, appropriation, AB 139

      Youth shelters, approval and use, immunities from liability, AB 264*

HOMEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS (See also PHYSICIANS)

      Advertisements, unlawful acts, penalties, SB 515

      Board of homeopathic medical examiners

             Activities of board, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Criminal proceedings involving licensees, consideration, SB 335, SB 519**

             Employees, collective bargaining, AB 478

             State Budget Act, exemption, AB 569**

      Disciplinary action

             Confidential or public records, consent agreements, SB 513

             Copy of complaint provided to physician, SB 506

             Medical marijuana, restrictions on discipline, AB 453*

             Summary of action posted on Internet and available for inspection, SB 420*

      Legislative declaration, SB 506

      Licenses

             Renewal, notice, SB 506

             Suspension, restoration, fee, SB 506

      Malpractice claims, report to board, SB 506

      Smoking in offices, prohibitions, SB 258

HOMES FOR INDIVIDUAL RESIDENTIAL CARE

      Location, authority of city or county to control, AB 395**

HOMESTEADS

      Exemption from execution, SB 83

      Recording of declarations, requirements regarding legal descriptions, AB 126**

HOMICIDE (See also MANSLAUGHTER; MURDER)

      Malice defined, SB 375

      Reckless driving causing death, penalty, SB 288†

HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY

      Health insurance, mandatory coverage repealed, SB 212, AB 206

HORSE RACING

      Purses, use of portion of certain gaming license fees, AB 449

HORSES (See also LIVESTOCK; WILD HORSES)

      Cruelty to animals (See CRUELTY TO ANIMALS)

      Las Vegas, appropriation for equestrian arena, AB 262

      Police animals

             Applicability of laws regarding riding horses in public places, AB 463**

             Maliciously injuring or killing, penalties, SB 62**

             Substantial bodily harm caused by injuring or killing animal, penalty, AB 463†

      Riding or driving on or along highway, duties of approaching drivers, AB 463†

      Rodeos (See RODEOS)

      State animal, mustang designated as, AB 219†

HOSPICE CARE

      Credentials of health care providers, procedure for acquisition, SB 244

      Health insurance, mandatory coverage repealed, SB 212, AB 206

HOSPITAL PATIENTS, OFFICE FOR

      Billed charges by major hospitals, resolution of disputes, SB 484†

      Transfer to office of governor, name changed, SB 573**, AB 559

HOSPITAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS (See NONPROFIT HOSPITAL, MEDICAL AND DENTAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS)

HOSPITALS (See also MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

      Abandonment of newborn child, safe haven legislation, SB 191**

      Children's health insurance, training of employees to assist in enrollments, AB 35

      Collection of fees from insured patients, limitation, AB 52, AB 129

      County hospitals (See COUNTY HOSPITALS)

      District hospital board of trustees, composition, AB 13**

      Emergency patients, legislative study of diversion to other facilities, SB 484**

      Hearing tests for newborn children, SB 308, AB 250*

      Legislative study of system for reporting medical errors, ACR 7‡

      Major hospitals, reduction of certain billed charges for services, SB 484†

      Medicaid, indigent or other low-income patients

             Long-term care, payment of costs by state, SB 321†

             Provision of uncompensated care for proportionate share of indigent patients by certain hospitals, requirement eliminated, SB 302

             Treatment of disproportionate share, payment, SB 302, SB 333, SB 377**

      Medical devices, sales and use tax exemption, SB 528**, AB 411

      Patients generally (See PATIENTS)

      Surgical hospitals, referral of patients by certain physicians, SB 406**

      Trauma centers, billed charges for services, SB 338

      University medical center of southern Nevada, audit, AB 52†

HOTELS AND MOTELS (See also PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS)

      Residence hotels, exemption from room taxes, AB 655

      Resort hotels (See RESORT HOTELS)

HOUSEHOLD GOODS AND FURNITURE (See also APPLIANCES)

      Building codes, fire safety of interior materials and furnishings, AB 467

      Time shares, property tax on household goods, SB 376**

HOUSING

      Affordable housing (See AFFORDABLE HOUSING)

      Appraisers (See APPRAISERS OF REAL ESTATE)

      Building codes (See BUILDING CODES)

      Building permits (See BUILDING PERMITS)

      Certificates of occupancy, requirements for issuance, AB 498

      Constructional defects (See CONSTRUCTIONAL DEFECTS)

      Deeds of trust (See DEEDS OF TRUST)

      Inspectors (See BUILDING INSPECTORS)

      Mortgages (See MORTGAGES)

      Permits (See BUILDING PERMITS)

      Preservation of neighborhoods, adoption of ordinances authorized, AB 131†

      Property tax (See PROPERTY TAX)

      Pupils enrolled in school program, sale of house built by, AB 28*

      Real property transfer tax (See REAL PROPERTY TRANSFER TAX)

      Sales of real property (See REAL PROPERTY)

HOUSING, ASSISTANCE TO FINANCE

      Account for low-income housing, use, SB 552†, AB 340

      Housing division, powers, SB 552**

      Legislative declaration, SB 552†

      Loans, certain requirements removed, SB 552**

      Public employees and veterans, assistance, SB 552†

      Residential housing defined, SB 552†

HOUSING AUTHORITIES

      Las Vegas, appropriation for affordable housing for seniors, AB 70

HOUSING CODES

      County commissioners, authority to adopt, AB 131*

      Nuisance activity, violations defined as, AB 131*

HOUSING DIVISION (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (See COMMUNICABLE DISEASES)

HUMAN ORGANS (See ANATOMICAL GIFTS)

HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF

      Advisory council, creation, duties, SB 538

      Aging services division

             Assisted-living program for low-income persons eligible for Medicaid, study directed, appropriation, SB 341

             Brain-damaged persons, respite care program, duties, appropriation, SB 342

             Family resource centers urged to cooperate with, SCR 7‡

             Healthy Nevada, fund for a, duties, allocations, SB 167†, SB 539**

             Identification and use of available services for seniors, appropriation, SB 215

             Long-term care, advisory task force on, representation, SB 402†

             Nevada silver haired legislative forum

                   Appropriation, SB 462**

                   Independent operation, AB 195**

             Property tax assistance program, administration, SB 574*, AB 608

             Wide area network, appropriation, AB 528

      Alcohol and drug abuse, bureau of

             Abolished, duties transferred to health division, SB 300**

             Community-based prevention programs, appropriation, AB 121

             Halfway houses, regulatory authority removed, SB 319**

      Child and family services, division of

             Adoption

                   Booklet on adoption, contents, AB 336*

                   Children with special needs

                          Evaluations, financial assistance, AB 336*

                          Medical assistance, appropriation, SB 120

                   Duties relating to applicants, AB 336*

                   Information to be provided to adopting parents, AB 248**, AB 336*

                   Putative fathers, establishment of registry, SB 295, AB 298

                   State register, abolished, SB 413

             Child abuse or neglect, regulations, AB 248**

             Child welfare system

                   Appropriation for costs associated with transfer of duties, AB 343, AB 512

                   Reemployment rights of certain employees, AB 343

                   Transfer of certain duties to Clark and Washoe counties, AB 343

             Children in need of protection, continuity of care, continuation, AB 343

             Community-based services for persons with disabilities, task force for, nominations, SB 486

             Domestic violence, account for aid to victims, duties transferred, AB 583

             Foster children

                   Applicants, duties relating to, AB 336†

                   Compensation program for damages caused by, duties, SB 80

                   Information provided to foster parents, regulations, AB 248**, AB 336†

                   Liability for damages caused by, AB 141

             Furnishings and equipment, appropriation, AB 517**

             Juvenile justice system

                   Community-based programs, appropriation, SB 287, AB 470

                   Disparate treatment of certain children, duties, SB 232**

                   Juvenile crime reduction fund, administration, AB 470

                   Literacy program for offenders, appropriation, AB 426

                   Study of effectiveness of certain programs, appropriation, SB 287

             Maintenance agreements for persons 18 to 20 attending school, AB 342

             Nevada youth training center, appropriation, AB 531**

             Northern Nevada child and adolescent services, appropriation, AB 532**

             Perinatal substance abuse, duties, appropriation, SB 422

             Southern Nevada child and adolescent services, appropriation, SB 456**

             Supplemental appropriation, SB 247**

             Youth parole bureau

                   Criminal justice, advisory committee on, representation, SB 286

                   Mental health counselors, appropriation, SB 287

                   Parole violators, duties, SB 230

      Children and families, Nevada commission on, assistance to, SB 58

      Children's health insurance program, duties, appropriation, AB 31, AB 35

      Clark County health system, duties, SB 290

      Community services block grants, administration, SB 112**

      Developmental services commission, creation, appointments, SB 364

      Director

             Domestic violence, account for aid to victims, duties, AB 583

             Mental health facilities, duties, SB 538

             SenioRx advisory committee, member, duties, AB 543

      Electronic application process, financing, AB 514**

      Expenditure technical advisory committee, representation, AB 19

      Family resources, program to coordinate, appropriation, AB 599

      Foster care, study of medical coverage of youth leaving system urged, ACR 10‡

      Gambling, revolving account for prevention and treatment of problem gambling, creation, duties, appropriation, SB 335

      Gift fund

             Creation of accounts, AB 94*, AB 497†

             Designated special revenue fund, SB 202**

      Handicapped persons

             Assistive devices, appropriation, SB 477†

             Medical assistance program, establishment, SB 207**

             Personal assistance programs, duties, SB 174**

             SenioRx program, study of extension of services, SB 167

             Task force for community-based services, representation, report, SB 486

      Health care, appropriations for long-term strategic plans, AB 513**

      Health care financing and policy, division of

             Developmental services commission, representation, SB 364

             Hospitals, duties regarding certain payments, SB 333, SB 377**

             Medical assistance program, establishment, SB 207**

             Rural care providers, appropriation for Medicaid reimbursements, SB 403

      Health division

             Alcohol and drug abuse, bureau of, duties transferred to division, SB 300**

             Anatomical gifts, duties, representation on advisory committee, AB 497†

             Cancer

                   Reporting system

                          Compilation of information, time limit, AB 630**

                          Fees reduced, appropriation, AB 630†

                   State plan, development, AB 75

             Capital expenditures for certain health facilities, duties, SB 328

             Child care, bureau of services for, duties, AB 444**

             Defibrillators, appropriation, duties, AB 473

             Dental health officers, appointment, SB 208**

             Environmental contamination, investigation, AB 630†

             Facilities for the dependent, duties, AB 444**

             Fallon leukemia cluster, appropriation for investigation, AB 359

             Family cemeteries, notice of establishment, AB 402*

             Halfway houses, duties, SB 300**, SB 319**, AB 444**

             Hearing tests for newborns, reports, duties, SB 308, AB 250*

             Licensing activities, report to legislature, SB 420*

             Medical marijuana

                   Designation of diseases that qualify for use, AB 453*

                   State commission, duties, appropriation, SB 545

             Mobile medical units, inspection, SB 483**

             Pain management issues, state committee on, assistance, appropriation, SB 371

             Perinatal services, appropriation, SB 403

             Prostate cancer, task force on, representation, SB 318**

             Putative father registry, duties, appropriation, SB 295

             Refractive laser surgery facilities, bond or deposit, SB 483**

             Schools, development of health and wellness program, SB 107

             Signs regarding alcohol consumption during pregnancy, duties, SB 277

             Teenage pregnancies, creation of state partnership, duties, SB 367**

      Health facilities, approval of certain capital expenditures, SB 328

      Healthy Nevada, fund for a, duties, administrative costs, SB 539**

      HIV/AIDS clinics, appropriation, AB 515**

      Indian tribal welfare, appropriation for liaison, SB 365

      Jan Evans juvenile justice center, appropriation, AB 598**

      Medicaid (See MEDICAID)

      Mental health and developmental services, division of

             Autism, commission on, creation, duties, appropriation, AB 635

             Aversive intervention and restraints, use, SB 116**

             Business process re-engineering project, appropriation, SB 454

             Community services program for homeless, mentally ill adults, duties, AB 346

             Computer software and equipment, appropriation, SB 446**

             Desert regional center, appropriation, SB 439**

             Developmental services commission, representation, SB 364

             Emergency admissions, appropriation for medical examinations, AB 636†

             Health care external review organizations, duties, SB 320

             Lakes Crossing Center, appropriation, SB 455**

             Mental health consortiums, representation,