[Rev. 12/20/2019 5:14:24 PM]

INDEX OF STATUTES AND RESOLUTIONS OF 2019

 

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ABANDONED OR UNCLAIMED PROPERTY

      Confidential information, interagency agreements to share authorized, 3012

      Debts, certain property held by Administrator subject to, 3018

      Definitions, 3011-3014

      Fraudulent claims, penalties, 3012

      Holders of abandoned or unclaimed property, duties, assessment for noncompliance, 3016-3019

      Presumption of abandonment of certain property, determination, 3014-3016

      Real property with delinquent taxes, determination whether property is abandoned, criteria, 749

      Residential property, qualifications for rehabilitation, 1414

      Savings bonds, when presumed abandoned, escheats to State, claims following, 608, 609

      Vehicles

             Agreements between tow operator and owner of real property for removal of certain vehicles authorized, effect, 1232

             Salvage pools, procedures regarding abandoned vehicles, 1447

ABLE SAVINGS PROGRAM, NEVADA

      Duties transferred to State Treasurer, 117

ABORTION

      Informed consent

             Form indicating consent, contents, copy to be provided to pregnant women, 1503, 1504

             Oral information to be provided to pregnant women, requirements, 1503

             When consent deemed given by woman seeking abortion, 1502-1504

      Physicians, duty to certify woman’s marital status and age before performing abortion removed, 1502

      Records, 1504

      Termination of pregnancy, laws criminalizing certain actions repealed, 1504

ABSENT BALLOTS (See ELECTIONS)

ABUSE

      Animals (See CRUELTY TO ANIMALS)

      Child (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

      Domestic violence (See DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

      Elder (See AGED PERSONS)

      Substance (See ALCOHOL OR DRUG ABUSE)

      Vulnerable persons (See DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

ACADEMIC STANDARDS IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS, COUNCIL TO ESTABLISH

      Governor’s appointees, status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

      Health courses, standards, duties, 1766

ACCOUNTANTS

      Cannabis Compliance Board, representation, 3776

      Certificates or permits

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Insurance administrators’ applications for certificates, review of accompanying financial documents, 1696

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      Common-interest communities and condominium hotels, Real Estate Division to employ certified public accountant, exception, 675

      Insurance administrators’ applications for certificates of registration, review of accompanying financial documents, 1696

      Nevada State Board of Accountancy (See also PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

             Sunset Subcommittee of Legislative Commission

                   Criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, review, recommendations, 2904, 2905

                   Study of professional and occupational licensing boards, 4629, 4630

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

      Consumer litigation funding contracts, requirements, 2402, 2404

ACTIONS, CIVIL

      Abandoned real property, judicial review of tax receiver’s determination of abandonment, 749

      Cannabis Compliance Board decisions, judicial review, 3788, 3789

      Cigarettes and other tobacco products, taxes on, prohibited actions, 622

      Common-interest communities, commencement of certain actions, procedures, 1381

      Constructional defects (See CONSTRUCTIONAL DEFECTS)

      Consumer form contracts, actions based on, award of interest, limitations, 2310

      Consumer litigation funding companies, actions by Commissioner of Financial Institutions, 2413

      Continuance of court proceedings during legislative session, requirements, procedures, 3606, 3607

      Corporations, actions involving (See CORPORATIONS)

      Damages (See DAMAGES)

      Discovery, mental or physical examinations ordered by court, procedures, 966, 967

      Document preparation services

             Bond, claims against, 843, 844

             Motor Vehicles, Department of, receipt of notices regarding remedies for violations, 1877, 1878

      Education, Department of, due process hearings involving pupils with disabilities, enforcement of orders, 915

      Employers and employees

             Unlawful employment practices, 548-550

             Wage violations, remedies, 3749

      Evidence (See EVIDENCE)

      Government Employee-Management Relations Act, actions or proceedings, jurisdiction, 3741

      Hazardous waste, remedies for certain violations, 3980

      High-interest loan businesses, violations, 945

      High-risk behavior protection orders, action for removal of information from Central Repository, 4177

      Human trafficking, actions against perpetrators, inclusion of additional persons as victims, 2634

      Immunities from liability

             Advanced practice registered nurses, 499, 529

             Charitable lotteries and charitable games, immunity of State, Gaming Commission and Gaming Control Board, 957

             Chiropractic Physicians’ Board of Nevada, immunity of persons initiating or assisting in lawful investigation, 2295

             County tax receivers, inspection of property to determine abandonment, 748

             Disasters, reports by health care providers of injuries treated during, 1079

             Emergency medical services personnel, 2096

             Insurance companies, compliance with certain requirements, 1496

             Interstate Waters, California-Nevada Compact for Jurisdiction on, claims against officers or employees, limitations, 447, 448

             Manufactured or mobile homes, issuance of new certificates of ownership, 2423

             Marketplace facilitators, overpayments of taxes, 3688, 3694

             Marriage, clergy or religious organization refusing to solemnize, 4604

             Maternal Mortality Review Committee personnel and consultants, 42

             Nonprofit corporations formed by counties to provide certain services during emergencies, 1474

             Psychological Examiners, Board of, 1002

             Public health emergencies, reports by health care providers of illness treated during, 1079

             Regional transportation commissions, 803

             Regulatory Experimentation Program for Product Innovation, regulators, 3991

             SafeVoice Program, team and members of team, 3970

             School districts contracting with private schools for provision of school police officers, 3252

             School governing bodies, 1514, 1519, 1523, 1525

             Sickle cell disease and variants, reporting of information, 2160

             Supported decision-making agreements, 463

             Wrongful conviction actions, immunity of State waived, 4367

      Indian tribes, laws governing state agency interaction with, private right of action not established, 3169

      Interstate Waters, California-Nevada Compact for Jurisdiction on, claims brought against officers or employees, limitations, 447, 448

      Limitation of actions (See LIMITATION OF ACTIONS)

      Limited-liability companies, actions involving insolvent companies, 2491-2495

      Manufactured or mobile homes, right of action relating to issuance of certificates of ownership, 2422

      Meetings of public bodies

             Delegation by public body of authority regarding litigation authorized, 3618

             Violations by or fines against members, procedures following, 3629

      Mental or physical examinations ordered by court for purposes of discovery, procedures, 966, 967

      Mining operations, reclamation of land, remedies for certain violations, 3980

      Offers of judgment, procedures, 274, 275

      Peace officers, actions against

             Sexual conduct with person in custody, rebuttable presumption of nonconsent, 836

             Statements officer compelled by law to make, use or disclosure in civil cases, restrictions, procedures, 2661

      Personal injury liability, authority to void certain prior releases, requirements, procedures, 2499

      Physicians, violations related to supervision of students, recovery of fines, 4043, 4044

      Public records, actions relating to inspection or copying, 4007, 4008

      Public water systems, remedies for certain violations, 3979

      Recall of public officers, violations, recovery of certain costs, civil penalties, 1655

      Regulatory Experimentation Program for Product Innovation, remedies for violations, 3992

      Savings bonds, actions to determine escheats to State, 608

      Small claims actions in justice courts, venue, 52, 53

      Storage tanks, remedies for certain violations, 3980

      Ticket resellers and secondary exchanges, remedies for violations, 1135, 1136

      Water pollution control, remedies for certain violations, 3978

      Worker cooperative corporations, remedies regarding expulsion, termination or suspension of members, 909

      Wrongful convictions, actions for damages or other relief, 4366-4369

ACUPUNCTURE (See ORIENTAL MEDICINE)

ADDRESS

      Cigarette retail dealers and manufacturers, address to be maintained with Department of Taxation, 624

      City or county clerks, persons authorized to request confidentiality of personal information contained in records, 728, 729, 867, 868

      Consumer litigation funding companies, notice of change required, penalty for noncompliance, 2411

      County assessor’s records, persons authorized to request confidentiality of personal information, 727, 728, 866, 867

      County recorder’s records, persons authorized to request confidentiality of personal information, 726, 727, 865, 866

      Driver’s licenses and identification cards, persons authorized to request display of alternate address

             Child welfare services or child protective services personnel, 868, 869

             Code enforcement personnel, 729

             County managers, 868

             Prosecuting attorneys, 1827

      Fictitious address program for victims of crime

             Certain entities required to allow use of fictitious address, 1800, 1801

             School funding, count of pupils for apportionment purposes, 4236

      Guardianships, establishment of permanent placement for protected person, notice of change of address, 1241

      Insurance adjusters, notice of change to be given Commissioner of Insurance, 3037

      Legislators, declaration of eligibility to fill vacancy in office, requirements, 883

      Secretary of State’s elections records, persons authorized to request confidentiality of personal information, 728, 729, 867, 868

      Voters registered by certain methods, documents which may be presented at polling place as proof of address, 4054

ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 3132, 3133

      Capital improvements, funding, 3305, 3306, 3308-3310

      Dental care services for certain persons, collaboration with Department of Health and Human Services to purchase, 2419

      Enterprise Information Technology Services, Division of

             Appropriations for certain projects, repayment, 3712, 3713

             Chief Information Officer, duties, 781

             Information Security, Office of, duties, 2574

      Fleet Services Division

             Appropriation for vehicles, 2782, 2783

             Retired vehicles, duties regarding sales, 3146

      General appropriations, 3342, 3352, 3353

      Grant Procurement, Coordination and Management, Office of

             Administrator, training powers and duties, appropriation, 3708, 3710

             Federal Assistance, Nevada Advisory Council on, administrative support, 3708

             Pilot program for government and nonprofit entities to request matching funds

                   Appropriation, duties regarding, 4017

                   Duties, 3708-3710

      Hearings Division

             Occupational and professional licensing boards, recovery of fees for hearing officers, 981

             State purchasing, appeals by bidders, procedures, 783, 784

      Human Resource Management, Division of

             Government Employee-Management Relations Board, submission of recommendations regarding bargaining units and job classifications, duties, procedures following, 3744

             Indian nations, training of state employees in ongoing communication with, 3169

             Reprisal for disclosure of improper governmental action, development of written summary or video regarding laws, duties, 811

             Salaries of state employees, duties, 3336

             Veterans Services, Department of, reports to, contents, 175

      Public Works Division, State (See also PUBLIC WORKS)

             Capital improvements legislation, duties, funding, 3305, 3313, 3315

             Compliance and Code Enforcement Section

                   Confidentiality of personal information contained in certain official records, authority of certain personnel to request, 726-729

                   Driver’s license or identification card, display of alternate address, authority of certain personnel to request, 729

             Grant Sawyer Office Building remodel, appropriation, duties, 4016, 4017

             Great Basin College Welding Lab expansion, funding, duties, 4019

             State Public Works Board, status of Governor’s appointee, removal from office, 1566

             UNLV College of Engineering, Academic and Research Building, appropriation for construction, duties, 4018, 4019

             Western Nevada College Marlette Hall refurbishment, appropriation, duties, 4020

      Salaries of unclassified staff, 3324, 3325

      State Library, Archives and Public Records, Division of

             Book scanner, appropriation for replacement, 2790

             Public librarians, certification, duties, 2909, 2910, 4339

      Victims of Crime, Fund for the Compensation of, transfer of duties, 4147-4151

ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE, ADVISORY COMMISSION ON (See JUSTICE, ADVISORY COMMISSION ON THE ADMINISTRATION OF)

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSESSMENTS

      Community service in lieu of payment authorized, 2454

      Court Administrator, distribution of money received, 3303, 3304

      Court facilities, assessments for, time limitation removed, 384

      Delinquent assessments

             Attachment or garnishment of defendant’s property, wages or other money receivable, provisions repealed, 2274, 2453

             Collection fee to be assessed on per case basis, requirements, 2275

             Credit reporting agencies, authority of state or local entities to report delinquencies, provisions repealed, 2273, 2452

             Driver’s license, suspension, 2274, 2453

             Indigent persons, failure to complete community service to satisfy entire amount owed, determination of indigency, 2276

             Order of priority of collection, procedures removed, 2453

             Prosecuting attorneys, duty to collect delinquencies removed, 2274, 2453

             Willful avoidance of payment, penalties, 2274, 2275, 2453

      Incarceration, amount of daily credit toward payment of assessments increased, 2275, 2276

      Juvenile proceedings, certain assessments eliminated, 1958, 1959, 1963-1965, 1969, 1970

      Traffic violations (See TRAFFIC CONTROL — Violations generally)

ADMINISTRATIVE FINES (See FINES)

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW AND PROCEDURE

      Continuance of administrative proceedings during legislative session, requirements, procedures, 3606, 3607

      Government Employee-Management Relations Board, applicability of laws to hearings, 3734

      Peace officers, hearings involving, disclosure or use of compelled statements made by officer, remedies for certain violations, 2661

      Postsecondary educational institutions, suspension of approval of courses for training of veterans, hearings and review of decisions, 2456, 2457

      Unarmed combat, Nevada Administrative Procedure Act inapplicable to rules of Nevada Athletic Commission governing contests, 1251, 1260

ADOPTION OF CHILDREN

      Government shutdowns, protections for federal, tribal or state workers extended to certain household members, 3173

      Health insurance, prohibition on restricting coverage of certain children, duplicative provisions repealed, 307, 310, 318

      Judicial Retirement System, benefits to children of deceased members

             Cessation upon adoption, repeal, 678

             Resumption of payment, requirements, procedures, 679

      Legislators’ Retirement System, benefits to children of deceased members

             Cessation upon adoption, repeal, 677

             Resumption of payment, requirements, procedures, 679

      Medical marijuana registry identification cardholders, prohibited acts by court, procedures, 2757

      Nevada National Guard Youth Challenge Program, eligibility of child going through process of adoption, 1981

      Physical disabilities, persons with, prohibited acts by court, procedures, 2757

      Public Employees’ Retirement System, benefits to children of deceased members

             Cessation upon adoption, repeal, 677

             Resumption of payment, requirements, procedures, 679

      Restrictive covenants based on familial status deemed void, duties of county recorders, 373-375

ADULT DAY CARE FACILITIES (See also MEDICAL FACILITIES AND RELATED ENTITIES)

      Assisted living facilities, study of feasibility of establishing in rural areas facilities that also provide services of adult day care facilities, 584

      Complaints

             Instructions for making complaint, posting, penalty for violations, 267

             Investigation of complaints, procedures, 264, 266, 267

      Deaths occurring in, reports, exemptions from investigations, penalties for violations, 1666-1671

      Discrimination, prohibited acts, required policies and notices, 1333, 1334

      Electronic records, duties, regulations, 1335

      Employees or agents

             Cultural competency training, requirements, 1334, 1681, 1682

             Standards for and minimum competencies, study, 253, 254

      Patient safety officer, designation, duties, 1667, 1670

      Persons receiving care

             Gender identity or expression, duties of facilities, regulation, 1333-1336

             Name, duties of facilities, regulations, 1335

             Privacy, duties of facilities, 1335

      Sentinel events defined to include deaths, reports, investigations, penalties, 1666-1671

      State Long-Term Care Ombudsman, duties, 264-267

ADULT-USE CANNABIS ESTABLISHMENTS (See CANNABIS ESTABLISHMENTS, ADULT-USE)

ADVANCE DIRECTIVES

      Healthcare Decisions Day, designation, 35

      Mental health facilities, emergency admission of person in mental health crisis, notice to attorney-in-fact, requirements, 354, 355, 2621

ADVANCED PRACTICE REGISTERED NURSES (See NURSES AND NURSING)

ADVERTISEMENTS AND ADVERTISING

      Alcohol and drug abuse treatment providers, facilities and program operators, prohibited acts, 1679

      Cannabis and cannabis products, prohibited acts, 3809

      Cannabis establishments

             Cannabis Compliance Board, regulations, 3779

             Restrictions on advertisements, 3808, 3809, 3838, 3839

      Contractors advertising unlawfully, repeal of prohibition on disconnection of telephone number of paging service, 2036, 2037

      Deferred deposit, high-interest and title loans, services offered through Internet, authority of certain agencies to provide information to public, 943

      Document preparation services, use of term "notary public" prohibited, exception, 849, 850

      Kratom products, prohibited acts, penalties, 2658, 2659

      Marijuana establishments (See MARIJUANA ESTABLISHMENTS)

      Medical cannabis establishments

             Cannabis Compliance Board, regulations, 3779

             Restrictions on advertisements, 3809

      Medical marijuana establishments (See MEDICAL MARIJUANA ESTABLISHMENTS)

      Motor Vehicles, Department of, use of Department’s name, service marks, trademarks or logo, restrictions, 74

      Personal property storage insurance licensees, prohibited acts, 1223

      Real estate licensees

             Nickname, advertising under, regulations, 2777

             Required contents of advertisements, 2777

      School service providers, restrictions on targeted advertising, 3944

      Tahoe Douglas Visitor’s Authority, powers, 2362

      Ticket resellers and secondary exchanges, prohibited acts, penalties, 1134-1136

AFFORDABLE CARE ACT

      State law, alignment with Act, duties of insurers, prohibited acts, 296, 297

AFFORDABLE HOUSING

      Account for Low-Income Housing

             Distribution and use of money to benefit families, 1422

             Name change, 1415, 1420-1423

      Advisory Committee on Housing, creation, duties, 2428, 2429

      Aging and Disability Services Division, reports from certain owners, duties repealed, 832

      Cities

             Database of low-income housing, cooperation with Housing Division, 832

             Fees, authority to reduce or subsidize certain fees, 827-829

             Nonprofit organizations, conveyance of real property for development of affordable housing, 1417, 1418

      Counties

             Database of low-income housing, cooperation with Housing Division, 832

             Fees, authority to reduce or subsidize certain fees, 827-829

             Nonprofit organizations, conveyance of real property for development of affordable housing, 1416, 1417

             Real property transfer taxes, authority to use revenue to develop, 1423

             Sales and use tax, authority to impose for development or redevelopment, procedures, reports, 3261-3263

      Definition of "affordable housing" standardized, tiers established, 1409, 1410

      Fines, fees and assessments in criminal proceedings, persons presumed indigent for purposes of exemptions, 2276, 2452

      Medicaid, provision of tenancy support services to recipients, 3106

      Multifamily residential housing accessible to persons with disabilities, reports to Housing Division, regulation, 831

      Pets, right of tenants to keep, 1219, 1220

      Private Activity Bond Council, creation, duties, 2430, 2431

      Transferable tax credits to qualified projects for acquisition, development or rehabilitation of low-income housing, requirements, 3761-3766

AFRICAN AMERICANS (See also MINORITY COMMUNITIES; RACE)

      Buffalo Soldiers Day, designation, 1208

      Right to vote, ratification of Fifteenth Amendment by Nevada commemorated, 4585, 4586

AGE

      Apprentices age 40 or older, discrimination prohibited, 2398

      Autism treatment assistance program, participants to receive appropriate services after reaching 20 years of age, 3058

      Cannabis, persons under age 21

             Advertising, restrictions, 3838

             Cannabis establishments, entering, loitering or remaining on premises, penalty for violations, exception, 3837

             Delivery to, persons not exempt from state prosecution, exceptions, 3835, 3836

             False representation of age to obtain, penalty for violations, 3837

             Giving cannabis or cannabis products to, penalty for violations, 3837

      Driver’s licenses

             Defensive driving course, requirement for persons under certain age, 2971, 2972

             Homeless persons, waiver of certain fees for persons under age 25, requirements, 4503, 4505

      Electric scooters, minimum age for operating shared scooter, penalties for violations, 1883

      Employment discrimination committed by local elected officer, powers and duties of Equal Rights Commission, 1946

      Equality of rights under law guaranteed to all persons, constitutional amendment, 4636, 4637

      Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders, Medicaid coverage, requirements, 541

      Foster care, study of programs to improve outcomes for persons who leave custody of agency upon reaching 18 years of age, 2894

      Gaming manufacturers or distributors, employment of certain persons under age 21 authorized, 112

      HIV exposure laws, study of possible disparities in arrests, prosecutions and convictions, 467

      Identification cards, waiver of certain fees for persons under age 25, 4505

      Marijuana establishments, restrictions on advertisements, penalties, 2345, 2346

      Marriage of minors under age 17 prohibited, exception for minors age 17 with consent of parent or guardian and authorization of court, 3660, 3661

      Medical facilities and related entities, discrimination against person based on age, prohibited acts, duties, 1333, 1334

      Medical marijuana establishments, restrictions on advertisements, penalties, 2334, 2335

      Mental health services, emergency admissions, notice requirements, applicability of laws, 2621

      Minors (See MINORS)

      Prisoners, photo identification card issued upon release to indicate age verification, 646-648, 4448

      Schools

             Bullying, cyber-bullying and discriminatory harassment, legislative study, 3082, 3083

             Suspension, expulsion or removal of pupils, applicability of provisions, 3568, 3569, 3575-3578

AGED PERSONS

      Abuse, neglect, exploitation, isolation or abandonment

             Radiation therapy and radiologic imaging licensees, duty to make reports, 2713, 2714

             Reports and records, permissible disclosures, 3489

             Repository for Information Concerning Crimes Against Older Persons, name change, duties expanded to include vulnerable persons, 3473, 3474

             Sheriffs, designation of point of contact for Aging and Disability Services Division, duties of employee, 3483

             Supported Decision-Making Act, provisions not to affect reporting requirements, 463

      Advanced practice registered nurses, appropriation for participation of students receiving training in geriatrics, 3049

      Crimes against aged persons, aggregation of sentences, 234

      Group housing arrangements, licensing of businesses providing referrals to, 406

      Independent living, programs for, reallocation of certain money in Fund for a Healthy Nevada for purposes of funding, 3114

      Meal programs for food-insecure persons, appropriation, 3456

      Medical facility agents and employees, cultural competency training relating to senior citizens, requirements, 1334, 1681, 1682

      Nonmedical services related to personal care, employment agencies contracting with persons to provide, license requirements clarified, 248

      Offenders

             Geriatric parole authorized, 4448-4450

             Residential confinement, authorization for certain older offenders, 3063

      Real estate licensees, exemptions from continuing education requirements, 2779

      Respite care

             Assisted living facilities, study of feasibility of establishing in rural areas facilities that also provide respite care, 584

             Grant programs, appropriations, 2983

      Silver Haired Legislative Forum (See SILVER HAIRED LEGISLATIVE FORUM, NEVADA)

      State parks, permit for free entry, qualifications, 581, 582

AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES DIVISION (See HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF)

AGRICULTURE AND AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS

      District boards of agriculture, status of Governor’s appointees, removal from office, 1566

      Food Security, Council on, creation, representation, 689

      Licenses to inspect or classify agricultural products (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2955, 2956

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2955

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2954, 2955

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2955

      School gardens for Title I schools, appropriation, requirements, 3457-3459

      Trespassing, sufficiency of warnings against, 2477

AGRICULTURE, STATE DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 3137

      Cannabidiol used in commodities or products intended for human consumption, regulation, duties, 3883, 3884

      Cannabis Compliance Board, consultation, 3778

      Cannabis, exemptions from prosecution, 3806

      Capital improvements, funding, 3310

      Food Security, Council on, membership, duties, 689

      General appropriations, 3348

      Industrial hemp (See HEMP)

      Laboratory equipment, appropriations, 2784

      Licensing, criminal history disqualification

             Petitions, procedures, prohibited acts, reports

                   Agricultural products, licenses to inspect or classify, 2954-2956

                   Commercial feed manufacturers, distributors or guarantors, 2954-2956

                   Hemp growers, handlers and producers, 2948, 2949

                   Livestock and farm products dealers and other licensees, 2950, 2951

                   Milk testers, 2953, 2954

                   Pesticide applicators, 2945, 2946

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Livestock auctions

             Audit of custodial account for consignors’ proceeds, receipt, 1385

             Limited license to conduct, authority to issue, inspection of records of sale, penalties for violations, 2609-2611

      Quarantine Officer, State, duties, 1614, 1615

      Salaries of unclassified staff, 3325

      Vehicles, appropriation, 2784

AIDING AND ABETTING

      Administrators of facilities for long-term care, grounds for discipline, 1119, 1341, 2600

AIR POLLUTION

      Engine emission control (See ENGINE EMISSION CONTROL)

      Greenhouse gas emissions, annual reports, 1971, 1972

      Local air pollution control agencies

             Environmental health specialist laws inapplicable to employees, exception, 2112

             Pollution Control Account, receipt of distributions from, 83

AIR SERVICE DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Composition, 2144

      Creation, 2144

      Gifts, grants and other money, authority to accept, 2145

      Legislative findings and declaration, 2143, 2144

      Meetings, 2144

      Powers and duties generally, 2145

AIRCRAFT AND AIRPORTS

      Burglary of a motor vehicle, elements of offense, penalties, 4425-4427

      Cigarettes and other tobacco products, applicability of licensing laws to common carriers engaged in interstate commerce, 621

      Grant program to assist air carriers, creation, 2145

      Nevada Air Service Development Fund, creation, sources and use, 2144, 2145

      Tax abatements for aircraft and component industry, eligibility, 2246, 2247

AIRPORT AUTHORITIES

      Northwestern Nevada, reports on growth issues by counties, consultation, 799

      Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority, applicability of prevailing wage laws, 719

AIRPORT AUTHORITY OF CARSON CITY

      Acquisition of real or personal property, requirements, 878

      Board of Trustees, appointment, terms, reappointment, 877, 879

      Compliance with state laws, statutory references provided, 877

      District Attorney of Carson City, obsolete transitory provision removed, 879

      Emergency services for Authority, removal of authority of Board to provide, 878

      Employees, certain requirements removed, 878, 879

      Fixed base operators, contracts with, approval requirement repealed, 878

      Sharing of resources, agreements regarding, authority, 878

ALCOHOL, DRUG AND GAMBLING COUNSELORS (See also HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS)

      Alcohol and drug abuse treatment providers, prohibited acts, penalties, 1679, 1680

      Board (See PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

      Cannabis Compliance Board, membership, 3777

      Commercial sexual exploitation, reports, penalties for noncompliance, 1932

      Licenses or certificates

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257, 4311-4323

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      Mental health services, disclosure of consumer records to health care providers, 363, 367

      Veterans, duties regarding, continuing education and receipt of information related to health issues, 2692, 2694

      Vulnerable persons abused, neglected, exploited, isolated or abandoned, duty to report, 3485-3487

ALCOHOL OR DRUG ABUSE

      Addictive disorders, persons with, terminology to be used in Nevada Revised Statutes and Nevada Administrative Code, 1944, 1945

      Coroners, duties when death caused by drug use, 4165

      Halfway houses (See HALFWAY HOUSES FOR RECOVERING ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSERS)

      High-risk behavior, orders for protection against, procedures, 3948, 3950-3952, 4170-4177

      Juvenile courts, evaluation and treatment of child for abuse, duties, restrictions on seeking payment of costs from parent or guardian, 1967

      Medical marijuana, "chronic or debilitating medical condition" defined to include dependence upon or addiction to opioids, 1619

      Offenders

             Advanced practice registered nurses, authority to evaluate DUI offenders, 502-509

             Civil commitment of alcoholics and drug addicts convicted of crime, provisions repealed, 4488

             Justice courts, specialty court programs, funding, 2280, 2281

             Municipal courts, specialty court programs, funding, 2280, 2281

             Prisoners in jail or detention facility, coordination of care, applicability of laws, 2198

             Residential confinement, assignment made discretionary, considerations in determination, 239, 241

             Substance use disorder

                   Deferment of judgment of certain persons placed in court program, 4388-4391

                   Probation and treatment for certain offenders, 4390, 4391, 4442, 4443

      Prohibited acts by treatment providers, facilities and program operators, 1679, 1680

      Suicide, pupils at high risk of

             Crisis, emergency or suicide model management plan, contents, 1765

             Grades 7-12, adoption of suicide prevention policy, requirements, 1761, 1762

      Treatment facilities (See also MEDICAL FACILITIES AND RELATED ENTITIES)

             Deaths occurring in, reports, exemptions from investigations, penalties for violations, 1666-1671

             Discrimination, prohibited acts, required policies and notices, 1333, 1334

             Electronic records, duties, regulations, 1335

             Employees and agents, cultural competency training, requirements, 1334

             License, grounds for denial, suspension or revocation, 1339, 1677

             Licensing status and quality, publication of information, 1673, 1674

             Name of person receiving care, duties of facilities, regulations, 1335

             Patient safety officer, designation, duties, 1667, 1670

             Privacy of persons receiving care, duties, 1335

             Sentinel events defined to include deaths, reports, investigations, penalties, 1666-1671

ALTERNATIVE ELECTRONIC TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

      Definitions, 572, 573

      Regulation of operation and testing, 573, 574

      Violations, administrative fines, 574

ALTERNATIVE FUELS

      Fleet vehicles, repeal of provisions requiring use of alternative fuels, 1061

ALTERNATIVE LIVESTOCK (See also LIVESTOCK)

      Prohibited acts involving, 403-405

ALTERNATIVE NICOTINE PRODUCTS

      Defined as "other tobacco product," applicability of laws, 3590

      Sales to persons under certain age, prohibited acts, duties of sellers, 3588-3590, 3596, 3597

ALTERNATIVE SENTENCING DEPARTMENTS

      Portable event recording devices or vehicular event recording devices, funding for purchase and maintenance, 3255

ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE (See DEMENTIA)

AMATEUR RADIO OPERATORS

      Special license plates, renewal statements, duty of holder to surrender plates, 1389, 1390

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION

      Veterans Services, Department of, collaboration duties, 2691

AMERICAN LUNG ASSOCIATION

      Veterans Services, Department of, collaboration duties, 2691

ANAPHYLAXIS

      Self-medication by school pupils, persons authorized to sign statement allowing, 138-143

ANATOMICAL GIFTS

      Nontransplant anatomical donation organizations, certification and regulation, penalties for violations, reports, 2765, 2766

ANCESTRY

      Creditworthiness evaluations, prohibited acts, study of and programs to prevent or eliminate discrimination in credit practices, 1594

      Equality of rights under law guaranteed to all persons, constitutional amendment, 4636, 4637

      Medical facilities and related entities, discrimination against persons based on ancestry, prohibited acts, duties, 1333, 1334

      Restrictive covenants, provisions deemed void, duties of county recorders, 373-375

      Schools, legislative study of bullying, cyber-bullying and discriminatory harassment, 3082, 3083

ANESTHESIA

      Dental hygienists and dental therapists, authorized acts, 3206

ANIMALS (See also LIVESTOCK; WILDLIFE; specific kinds of animals)

      Cosmetics tested on animals, importation or sale prohibited, exceptions, penalties, 1589, 1590

      Cruelty (See CRUELTY TO ANIMALS)

      Impoundment due to arrest of owner, procedures, applicability of laws, recovery of costs, 1774-1778

      Pets (See PETS)

ANNEXATION OF TERRITORY

      Public utilities and rural electric cooperatives, notice of annexation to be provided by certain cities, 570, 571

ANNUITIES

      Abandoned or unclaimed property, presumption of abandonment relating to amounts owed by insurer, determination, 3014

ANOREXIA

      Medical marijuana, "chronic or debilitating medical condition" defined to include anorexia, 1619

ANXIETY DISORDERS

      Medical marijuana, "chronic or debilitating medical condition" defined to include anxiety disorders, 1619

APPEALS, COURT OF

      Electronic waste, removal of data before disposal required, 2217, 2574

      General appropriations, 3343

      Judges, payment of salaries, 3364

      Recycling, general duties, 2216, 2217

APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES

      Definitions, 477, 479, 480

      Disciplinary action

             Registration, expiration, revocation, suspension or surrender, effect, 479

             Reports to federal authorities, 479

      Exemption from laws, criteria, 483

      Real Estate Division (See also BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF; PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

             Fees, establishment, use, 480, 487

             Reports to Appraisal Subcommittee of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council, 479

      Registration

             Application, requirements, 483-485

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial

                   Immigration or citizenship status, denial based solely on prohibited, 4256, 4257

                   Notice, contest, hearing, 477, 485, 486

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Reapplication, procedures, effect of denial or untimely submission, 485

             Renewal, 477, 486

             Revocation

                   Grounds, 488

                   Procedures, effect, 478, 479

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Suspension, procedures, effect, 478, 479

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

             Voluntary surrender, effect, 479

APPRAISERS

      Motor vehicle physical damage appraisers, surrender of license, provisions repealed, 1700, 1728

      Property tax (See PROPERTY TAX APPRAISERS, CERTIFICATION)

      Real estate (See REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS)

APPRAISERS OF REAL ESTATE, COMMISSION OF

      Appraisal management companies, duties, 477-479, 487

      Investigatory staff, oath and subpoena powers, 482

      Members, status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

APPRENTICES AND APPRENTICESHIPS

      Agreements of apprenticeship, contents, 2398

      Discrimination, prohibited acts, 2398

      Electrical linemen, work on electric infrastructure of electric utility, requirements for, 556, 557

      Foster care, pupils in, completion of apprenticeship program, determination of amount of credit to award, procedures, 1162

      Homeless or unaccompanied pupils, completion of apprenticeship program, determination of amount of credit to award, procedures, 1162

      Public works projects

             Graduates of program, deemed apprentice or journeyman for certain purposes, 3154

             Legislative declaration, 3153, 3154

            Requirements, exemption, modification or waiver, procedures, 3154, 3155

      Purposes of laws, 2396

APPRENTICESHIP COUNCIL, STATE

      Chair and Vice Chair, selection, term, voting rights, 2397

      Members

             Governor’s appointees, status, removal from office, 1566

             Number of voting members, 2396

             Qualifications of voting members, 2396

             Terms of incumbent members, expiration, 2398

      Public works projects, duties, 3154

      Quorum, requirements, 2397

APPROPRIATION OF PUBLIC WATERS (See WATER)

APPROPRIATIONS

      Aging and Disability Services Division, 2983, 3345, 3346, 3456

      Agriculture, State Department of, 2784, 3348

      Atomic Testing Museum, relocation, 4012

      Attorney General, Office of the, 2852, 3342

      Boys and Girls Clubs, Inc., Nevada Alliance of, 2866

      Budget Division, 3720

      Carson City, voter registration and election expenses, 4144

      Central Repository, 2798, 3349

      Central Services and Records, Division of, 3349, 3350, 3711

      Child and Family Services, Division of, 2805, 2894, 3077, 3346

      Churchill County, voter registration and election expenses, 4144

      Clark County, voter registration and election expenses, 4144

      Conservation and Natural Resources, Department of (See CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF)

      Contingency Account, 3718

      Corrections, Department of (See CORRECTIONS, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Douglas County, voter registration and election expenses, 4144

      Economic Development, Office of, 3343, 3456

      Eighth Judicial District Court, 2969

      Employment, Training and Rehabilitation, Department of, 2793, 3349

      Enterprise Information Technology Services, Division of, 3712, 3713

      Equal Rights Commission, Nevada, 2788, 3349

      Examiners, State Board of, 3337, 3338, 3340

      Finance, Office of (See FINANCE, OFFICE OF)

      Fire Marshal, State, 3152, 3349

      Fleet Services Division, 2782, 2783

      Forestry, Division of, 2803, 2804, 3348, 3361

      Gaming Control Board, Nevada, 2795

      General appropriations legislation, 3341-3364

      Governor, Office of the, 3341, 3716, 3717

      Grant Procurement, Coordination and Management, Office of, 3342, 3352, 3710

      Grant Sawyer Office Building remodel, 4016

      Health Care Financing and Policy, Division of, 2023, 3345

      Highway Patrol (See HIGHWAY PATROL, NEVADA)

      Historic Preservation, Office of, 3349, 3724, 3900

      Information Technology, Division of, 3721

      Interim Finance Committee (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

      Investigation Division, 3349, 3711, 3712

      Judicial Discipline, Commission on, 2350, 3343

      Legislative Fund (See LEGISLATURE)

      Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, 4015

      Marlette Lake, 2790, 2802, 2803, 3342

      Meal programs for food-insecure aged persons, 3456

      Medicaid, 2023, 3345, 4017

      Mentoring, Nevada Advisory Commission on, 4511, 4512

      Millennium Scholarship Trust Fund, 3532

      Minority Affairs, Nevada Commission on, 4253, 4254

      Motor Vehicles, Department of (See MOTOR VEHICLES, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation, 4022

      Nevada Center for Civic Engagement, 2868

      Nevada Check-Up Program, 2023, 3345, 4017

      Nevada Health Service Corps, 3073

      Nevada Main Street Program, 2893

      Nevada Partners, 2867

      Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas, 3343, 4014

      Nevada State Radio System, 2807

      Nevada System of Higher Education (See NEVADA SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION)

      Non-State Retiree Rate Mitigation Account, 1781, 3350

      Parole and Probation, Division of, 2799, 3349, 4487

      Parole Commissioners, State Board of, 2800, 3349

      Postsecondary Education, Commission on, 2793, 3349

      Public and Behavioral Health, Division of, 3346, 3347, 3717-3719

      Public Works Division, State (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Reno Rodeo Association, 4013

      Reserve for Statutory Contingency Account, 3718

      Respite care, grant programs, 2983

      Schools (See SCHOOL FINANCES AND FUNDS)

      Science, Innovation and Technology, Office of, 3096, 3341, 3351

      Secretary of State, 3342, 4143

      Stale Claims Account, 3718

      State Library, Archives, and Public Records, Division of, 2790, 3342

      State Parks, Division of, 2785, 3348, 3962

      Supreme Court, 2870, 3117, 3343, 3362, 3363

      Taxation, Department of, 2802, 3342, 3599, 3694

      Teach Nevada Scholarship Program Account, 2389

      Tobacco prevention and control programs, 3598

      Training Division, 3349, 3350, 3714

      Transportation, Department of, 2807

      Vegas PBS, 4014

      Veterans Services, Department of, 3007, 3347

      Voters, Automatic Voter Registration Initiative expenses, 3711

      Washoe County, voter registration and election expenses, 4144

      Water Resources, Division of, 2792, 2793, 3348

      Welfare and Supportive Services, Division of, 2796, 2797, 3347, 3428

      Western Regional Higher Education Compact Account, 3049

      White Pine County, courthouse construction, 4016

ARBITRATION

      Emergency medical services provided by out-of-network providers, disputes regarding payment, procedures, reports, 324-326

      Government Employee-Management Relations Act, procedures, 3739, 3740

      Wills and trusts, enforceability of arbitration provisions, 1872-1874

ARCHITECTS

      Board (See PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

      Certificates of registration

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      Landscape architects (See LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS)

      Public works, certain authority of public body to enter into design-build contracts removed, 1580

      School blueprints, disclosures upon request, 1062, 1063

ARCHITECTURE, INTERIOR DESIGN AND RESIDENTIAL DESIGN, STATE BOARD OF (See PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

ARMED FORCES

      Buffalo Soldiers Day, designation, 1208

      Cigarettes and other tobacco products, sales on military reservations, 616

      Consumer credit loans, lender requirements and prohibitions, action for violation, 940-942, 945, 950

      Contractor licensees on active duty, reinstatement of suspended licenses, 2035, 2036

      Criminal defendants, specialty court programs

             Eligibility for assignment, discharge from program, 2445-2447, 4395-4397

             Justice courts and municipal courts, funding of programs, 2280, 2281

      Desert National Wildlife Refuge, Congress urged to oppose expansion of United States Air Force in, 4621-4623

      Environmental health specialists, initial registration fee for Armed Forces members and spouses, 2122

      Fallon Range Training Complex, opposition to expansion expressed, 4610

      Insurance adjusters, waiver of license renewal requirements, 3036

      LGBT members, outreach and assistance by Department of Veterans Services, certain requirements removed, 58

      "Military and naval service," terminology changed to "Armed Forces,” 126, 127, 131-133

      Military Children, Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for

             Interscholastic activities, immediate eligibility of transferred child, 271

             Liaison between school district and military families, designation by districts of employee to serve as, duties, 271, 272

      Military vehicles, retired, special license plates, exemption from certain taxes and fees, requirements for operation on highways, 1323, 1324, 1331

      National Guard (See NATIONAL GUARD)

      Nevada Promise Scholarship recipients, authority of student to request leave of absence from Program, 1210

      Northwestern Nevada, reports on growth issues by certain counties, consultation with military bases, 799

      Radiation therapy and radiologic imaging personnel, licensing procedures for members and spouses, 2727, 2728

      Suicide prevention training, provision to family members, 3107

      Teachers, licensing procedures for military members and spouses, 888, 889

      Veterans (See VETERANS)

ARREST

      Animals impounded due to arrest of owner, procedures, applicability of laws, recovery of costs, 1774-1778

      Battery perpetrators, duties and immunities of peace officers, 1805-1807

      California-Nevada Compact for Jurisdiction on Interstate Waters, concurrent jurisdiction of law enforcement officers, 447

      Controlled substances violations involving prescriptions, duties of law enforcement agency following arrest, 168-170

      Domestic violence

             Perpetrators, duties and immunities of peace officers, 1805-1807

             Protection orders, when arrest for violation may be made, 2857

      Gaming employees, effect of certain arrests, 213

      Handle with Care Program (See also SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

             Law enforcement officer or employee, duty to notify if arrest of parent or guardian made in presence of child, 3972

      High-risk behavior, orders for protection against, violation, procedures for arrest, 4175, 4176

      HIV

             Exposure laws, study of possible disparities in related arrests, 467

             Sexual assault perpetrators, time for performing HIV test, requirements, 1915

      Indian tribes, police officers employed by, jurisdictional limitations, 535

      Interrogation of persons in custody, policies regarding electronic recording, requirements, 794, 795

      Parking violations, issuance of bench warrant for failure to appear restricted, 383, 384

      Prostitution, duty of peace officers upon making arrest, 1911

      Sexual conduct by law enforcement officer with person under arrest prohibited, penalty, consent no defense to prosecution, 836

      Traffic violations

             Citation, refusal to take physical delivery as grounds for being taken immediately before magistrate, 1443

             Presumption that person arrested should be released on own recognizance, exceptions, 2277, 2278

             Warrant issued for failure to appear or failure to pay administrative assessment, fine or court fee, grace period required, exceptions, 2278

      Witnesses, failure to appear, issuance of warrant

             Attorney, appointment upon arrest of witness, requirements, 2270

             Detention of witness pursuant to warrant, procedures, 2270

             Scheduling case in which witness will testify, requirements, 2270

ARSON INVESTIGATORS (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES; PEACE OFFICERS)

ARTS COUNCIL, NEVADA

      Authorized expenditures, 3133

      General appropriations, 3344

      Members, status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

ASBESTOS

      Control of asbestos, licenses (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2958, 2959

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2959

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2958, 2959

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2959

      Occupational disease coverage for certain persons, inclusion of asbestos as known carcinogen, 3430, 3431

ASSAULT

      Domestic violence (See DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

      First responders, crimes committed against spouse or child, additional penalty, 1462, 1463

      Prosecuting attorneys, inclusion as "officer" for penalty purposes, 1811

      Radiation therapy and radiologic imaging licensees, enhanced penalty for assault upon, 2712, 2713

      Sexual assault (See SEXUAL ASSAULT)

ASSEMBLY, STATE (See LEGISLATURE)

ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, CERTIFICATES OR PERMITS

      Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257

      Criminal history disqualification

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

      Real Estate Division (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF; PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

      Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

      Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES (See RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES FOR GROUPS)

ASTHMA

      Drugs essential for treatment, tracking and reporting of pricing information, 1465, 1466

      Self-medication by pupils, persons authorized to sign statement allowing, 138-143

ATHLETIC COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Authorized expenditures, 3131

      Continuation of effectiveness of contracts and regulation, 3902

      Executive Director, appointment, authority to employ additional personnel, 3901

      Fingerprints, authority regarding submission, 1253, 1254

      Members, status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

      Salaries of unclassified staff, 3326

      Transfer to Office of the Governor, 3901

      Unarmed combat, powers and duties, 1250-1260

ATHLETIC TRAINERS (See also HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS)

      Board of Athletic Trainers (See also PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

             Dry needling, regulation, 1588

             Sunset Subcommittee of Legislative Commission

                   Criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, review, recommendations, 2904, 2905

                   Study of professional and occupational licensing boards, 4629, 4630

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, duty to report, penalty for violations, 1932, 1939

      Dry needling, authority to perform, regulations, 1587, 1588

      Health carrier network of providers, denial of application to be included, use of form letter, requirements, 551

      Licenses

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257, 4300

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      "Practice of athletic training" defined, 1588

      Vulnerable persons abused, neglected, exploited, isolated or abandoned, duty to report, 3485-3487

ATMs

      Scanning devices, installing, affixing or accessing for unlawful purpose prohibited, penalty, 680, 4439, 4440

ATOMIC TESTING MUSEUM

      Appropriation for relocation, requirements, 4012

ATTACHMENT

      Delinquent fine, fee, administrative assessment or restitution, removal of collection method, 2453

ATTORNEY GENERAL

      Authorized expenditures, 3131, 3132

      Cannabis Advisory Commission, membership, 3773

      Cannabis Compliance Board, reports of violations, duties, 3779, 3784

      Capital improvements legislation, duties, 3315

      Cigarettes and other tobacco products, duties, 472, 473, 623, 3597, 3598

      Common-interest communities and condominium hotels

             Deputy Attorney General designated to assist Real Estate Division, qualifications, duties, 675, 676

             Task force to study issues, representation, 676

      Consumer Protection, Bureau of

             Deferred deposit, high-interest and title loans, services offered through Internet, authority to provide information to public, 943

             Regulatory Experimentation Program for Product Innovation, consultations, 3992

             Ticket resellers, complaints related to violations, duties, 1135

      Contractors’ Board, State, removal of duty relative to, 154

      Data collectors, prohibited acts by operators of websites or on-line services, duties, 1173

      Decriminalization of offense, requests to seal criminal record, duties, 1459

      Disaster Identification Coordination Committee, State, representation, 1067

      Document preparation services

             Cash bond or surety bond, approval as to form, 841

             Duties, 1877, 1878

      Domestic Violence, Committee on, quorum, powers and duties, 1825, 3495

      Education, Department of, due process hearings involving pupils with disabilities, enforcement of orders, 915

      Employee misclassification, communication with certain agencies, duties, 3157

      Employers, annual paid leave violations, duties, 3754

      Factual innocence, hearing to establish based on newly discovered evidence, procedures, duties, 2978-2980

      Gaming violations, authority to request interception of communications during investigations, 826

      General appropriations, 3342

      Grant Sawyer Office Building remodel, duties, 4017

      Great Basin College Welding Lab expansion, duties, 4019

      High-risk behavior, orders for protection against, receipt of copy, 4176, 4177

      Higher education, establishment of outreach program to connect victims of domestic violence and human trafficking with database of information relating to sources of funding, 2324

      Medical cannabis, effect of provisions on adoption of policies and procedures precluding use by employees, 3833, 3834

      Missing children, removal of duty to provide information to State Disaster Identification Team, 1079

      Native Americans

             Grants or loans following disaster, agreements with tribes authorized, 3630

             Nevada Tribal Emergency Coordinating Council, duties, 1081

      Office building, capital improvements, funding, 3310

      Open Meeting Law violations, duties, 3627, 3628

      Physicians, violations related to supervision of students, recovery of fines, 4043, 4044

      Product Innovation, Regulatory Experimentation Program for, duties, 3992

      Prosecuting attorneys, generally (See PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS)

      Prostitution, advancing, concurrent prosecutorial jurisdiction with district attorneys, 2630

      Psychological Examiners, Board of, removal of certain duties relative to, 999

      Psychology personnel, unregistered practice, action to enjoin, 1001, 1002

      Public works, prevailing wage violations, receipt of reports, authority to prosecute, 702

      Radiation therapy and radiologic imaging, injunctions, duties, 2732

      Recall of public officers, violations, recovery of civil penalties, 1655

      Salary, payment, 3364

      Sentencing Commission, Nevada, removal as member, 2873

      Sexual assault

             Committee on Rights of Survivors of Sexual Assault, membership, duties, authority to seek certain funding, 2846-2848

             Sexual Assault Survivors’ Bill of Rights, development and distribution of document explaining rights and providing further information, duties, 2844, 2845

             Victims’ advocates, grants to recruit and train, appropriation, 2852

      Unclassified staff, salaries, 3322, 3323, 3340

      UNLV College of Engineering, Academic and Research Building, duties, 4019

      Vulnerable persons, crimes committed against, investigation and prosecution, powers and duties, 3492-3494

      Western Nevada College Marlette Hall refurbishment, duties, 4020

      Wrongful conviction, actions for, pleadings to be served upon Attorney General, 4367

ATTORNEY’S FEES

      Consumer form contracts, actions based on, calculation of amount of award, 2310, 2311

      Consumer litigation funding companies, action by Commissioner of Financial Institutions, 2413

      Disabilities, pupils with, due process hearings involving, failure to comply with decision, 915

      Employers

             Labor Commissioner, imposition of administrative penalty for sick leave violations, authority to recover fees, 345

             Minimum wage laws, violations, remedies, 3749

      Government shutdowns, certain prohibited actions against federal, tribal or state workers during, civil remedies, 3176, 3177, 3195

      High-risk behavior, orders for protection against, action for removal of information from Central Repository, 4177

      Juvenile proceedings, orders to pay costs of court-appointed attorney prohibited, 1961

      Occupational regulatory bodies, requirements for recovery of fees from subject of proceeding, 540

      Offers of judgment, procedures, 275

      Public records actions, appeals, 4008

      Radiation therapy or radiologic imaging, actions for professional negligence, fee restrictions, 2709

      Ticket reseller violations, recovery of fees by certain prevailing parties, 1136

      Trustees, proceedings for removal initiated by certain persons, penalties for bad faith or lack of probable cause, 1864

      Wrongful conviction of felony, actions for, authority of court to award fees, 4368

ATTORNEYS AT LAW

      Administrative or court proceedings, continuance during legislative session, requirements, procedures, 3606, 3607

      Cannabis Advisory Commission, representation, 3774

      Cannabis Compliance Board, representation, 3777

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child

             Agency which provides child welfare services, access to information maintained by, restrictions, 1934

             Coordinator of services for commercially sexually exploited child, duty to provide legal representation for child, 3075, 3076

             Duty to report, exceptions for conflicts with ethical duties, 1932

      Consumer litigation funding

             Complaints, filing, 2414

             Contracts, requirements, 2402, 2404, 2405

             Interest in certain funding companies prohibited, 2405

             Liens related to claim, priority, 2406

             Privileged communications, 2406

      Eviction, summary proceedings, requirements for proof of service or order, 3919-3921

      Factual innocence, hearing to establish

             Appointment of counsel for petitioner, 2981

             Finding by court of ineffective assistance of counsel as basis for filing petition, 2978

      Guardianships of adults

             Abuse, neglect, exploitation, isolation or abandonment of older or vulnerable person, authority to receive information, required disclosures to court, 3488-3491

             Sterilization of protected person, appointment, procedures, 84

      Indigent Defense Services, Board on, membership, 2880, 2881

      Indigent Defense Services, Department of, qualifications of Executive Director and deputy directors, 2884, 2885

      Mental health facilities, hearings regarding involuntary court-ordered admissions, duties, 357

      Mental or physical examinations ordered in civil actions, persons authorized to attend, procedures, 966, 967

      Motor vehicle personal injury claims, procedures for exchange of medical and insurance information, 2499, 2500

      Name change of minor in custody of agency which provides child welfare services, procedures, 2087

      Peace officers, investigations for misconduct, requests for representation, rights of representatives, 2661, 2662

      Schools, reports of abuse, neglect or other illegal conduct, authority of parent or guardian to share information, 416, 417

      Sentencing Policy, Department of, qualifications of Executive Director, 2872

      Sexual Assault, Advisory Committee on Rights of Survivors of, membership, 2846

      Sexual assault victims, right to have counsel present during any forensic medical examination or interaction with representatives of the legal or criminal justice system, 2843

      Witnesses in criminal proceedings

             Domestic violence and sexual assault victims, appointment of attorney, 2269

             Failure to appear, appointment of attorney upon arrest of witness, 2270

      Wrongful convictions, actions for damages or other relief, authority of court to appoint attorney for person wrongfully convicted, 4368

AUCTIONS

      City real property

             Internet auctions authorized, procedures, 1040-1042

             Notice of auction, requirements, 1041

      County real property

             Internet auctions authorized, procedures, 1034-1036

             Notice of auction, requirements, 1035

      General improvement districts, sale of real property, 2569-2571

      Livestock

             Limited license to conduct annual sales, issuance, requirements, applicability of laws, penalties for violations, 2609-2611

             Public auctions

                   Audit of custodial account for consignors’ proceeds, duties of licensee, 1385

                   Renewal of license of operator, requirements, 1384, 1385

                   Surety bond, amount and type, 1383, 1384

      Local government purchasing, on-line solicitations, procedures, 769

      Public works, reverse auction prohibited when awarding contract, 704

      Regional transportation commissions, sale of property acquired through eminent domain, 803

AUDIO RECORDINGS (See SOUND RECORDINGS)

AUDIOLOGISTS (See SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGISTS AND AUDIOLOGISTS)

AUDIT DIVISION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

AUDITS

      Cannabis establishments and medical cannabis establishments, tax audits of licensees, 3783, 3784

      Captive insurers, 1716

      Children’s Health Insurance Program, contracts for payments and rebates for prescription drugs, requirements, 4027, 4028

      Chiropractors, continuing education requirements, random audits to ensure compliance authorized, 2292

      Cigarettes and other tobacco products, records of licensees, 619

      Corporations, requests by stockholders to audit records, requirements, 2486

      Elections, requirements for risk-limiting audits, 3370, 3371, 3426

      Energy efficiency measures by state agencies, 4628

      Executive Branch Audit Committee, status of Governor’s appointee, removal from office, 1566

      Home Means Nevada, Inc.

             Removal of duty of Division of Internal Audits to conduct audit, 1363

             Time for submission to Interim Finance Committee, 1363, 1364

      Legislative Commission, audit requests (See LEGISLATIVE COMMISSION)

      Livestock auctions, custodial account for consignors’ proceeds, 1385

      Medicaid, contracts for payments and rebates for prescription drugs, requirements, 4027, 4028

      Motor Vehicles, Department of, defensive driving course expenses, 2975

      Portable and vehicular event recording devices, telephone surcharges for purchase and maintenance, audit, 1562, 1565

      Schools

             Crisis, emergency or suicide response plans, 3233

             Out-of-state medical facilities requesting reimbursement for providing educational services to pupils, appropriation for audits, regulations, 3111, 3112

      Telephone system used for reporting emergency, surcharge imposed by telecommunications providers, audit, 1562, 1565

      Water loss audits, duties of suppliers of water, 2098, 2104, 2105

AUTHORIZED EXPENDITURES

      Cannabis Compliance Board, 2393

      Endowment Account, 2507, 3132, 3906, 3907

      General authorized expenditures legislation, 3131-3147

      General capital improvements legislation, 3313, 3314, 3317, 3320, 3321

      Great Basin College Welding Lab expansion, 4019

      Housing Crisis Response System, Nevada, 834

      Marijuana Regulation and Control Account, 2393

      Medicaid, 2023, 4018

      Nevada Check-Up Program, 4018

      School funds and accounts (See SCHOOL FINANCES AND FUNDS)

      State Library, Archives and Public Records, Division of, 4002

      Teach Nevada Scholarship Program Account, 2389, 2390

      UNLV College of Engineering, Academic and Research Building, 4018, 4019

      Welfare and Supportive Services, Division of, 2796, 2797, 3428

      Wildlife Heritage Account, 758

AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS

      Autism Treatment Assistance Program

             Audit by Legislative Auditor, duties, 3050

             Authorized expenditures, 3136

             General appropriations, 3345

             Treatment plans, participants to receive appropriate services after reaching 20 years of age, 3058

      Medical marijuana, "chronic or debilitating medical condition" defined to include autism spectrum disorders, 1619

AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS, NEVADA COMMISSION ON

      Administrative support, 3056

      Chair and Vice Chair, 3056

      Composition, 3055

      Creation in statute, 3055

      Duties generally, 3056

      Meetings, quorum, 3056

      Study of processes used for evaluating children, duties, 3053

      Subcommittees, 3056

      Terms, 3055, 3060

      Vacancies, 3056

AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES

      Medical marijuana, "chronic or debilitating medical condition" defined to include, 1619

AUTOMATED TELLER MACHINES

      Scanning devices, installing, affixing or accessing for unlawful purpose prohibited, penalty, 680, 4439, 4440

AUTOMOBILE WRECKERS, LICENSES (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

      Criminal history disqualification

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2935

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2934

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2934

            Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Deposit in lieu of bond, acceptable deposits, 62

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2934

AUTOMOBILES (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

B

BACKGROUND CHECKS (See FINGERPRINTS AND BACKGROUND CHECKS)

BAIL

      Bond or undertaking

             Applicability to any proceeding arising from charge on which bail originally given, 650

             Exoneration, when required, delay authorized, duration, 650, 651

      Material witness in criminal proceeding, bail to secure, 2269

      Traffic violations, certain forfeitures to be paid into State Permanent School Fund, 2281

BAIL AGENTS, ENFORCEMENT AGENTS AND SOLICITORS

      Examination by Commissioner of Insurance, payment of expenses, 1686

      Microchips and similar identification, unlawful acts, penalties, 2125, 2126

      Surrender of license, provisions repealed, 1726, 1728

BALLOT QUESTIONS (See ELECTIONS)

BANKS AND BANKING

      Captive insurers, additional requirements to transact insurance in State, 1713

      Consumer form contracts, laws inapplicable, 2308

      Exploitation of vulnerable persons, reporting requirements, 3499

      Financial Literacy Advisory Council, State, representation, 1987

      Housing, Advisory Committee on, representation, 2429

      Notices regarding check violations, contents, 4429, 4436, 4437

      Occupational licensing boards, withdrawals from accounts in banks, procedures, reviews, 1304

      Privacy of covered information collected by operators of Internet websites or online services, certain financial institutions exempt from notice requirements, 1172

      Product Innovation, Regulatory Experimentation Program for, establishment, 3985-3993, 3997

      Residential mortgage loan originators, requirement to be licensed as mortgage agent eliminated, 1424

      State Treasurer

             Deposits of state money to be made in insured banks, 668, 669

             Uninsured balances of public money, collateral for, establishment of monitoring program, requirements, reports, assessments, 670, 671

      Voters registered by certain methods, documents which may be presented at polling place as proof of address, 4054

BARBERS AND BARBERING

      Licenses

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      State Barbers’ Health and Sanitation Board (See PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

BASEBALL (See also SPORTING EVENTS)

      Washoe County, baseball stadium project, applicability of prevailing wage laws, 706

BATTERY

      Domestic violence (See DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

      First responders, crimes committed against spouse or child, additional penalty, 1462, 1463

      Prosecuting attorneys, inclusion as "officer" for penalty purposes, 1813

      School pupils, battery causing injury to school employee, disciplinary procedures, 3291, 3575, 3576

BEHAVIOR ANALYSTS, INTERVENTIONISTS AND TECHNICIANS

      Autism Spectrum Disorders, Nevada Commission on, membership, 3055

      Board of Applied Behavior Analysis

             Approval by Board for certain actions by Aging and Disability Services Division, 2537, 2538, 2547-2550

             Competence of licensee or registrant, examinations, orders, 2549, 2550

             Delegation of certain responsibilities to Aging and Disability Services Division authorized, 2537

             Disciplinary proceedings, powers and duties, records, 2538, 2546-2548

             Fees, regulation, 2538

             Injunctions, approval of applications to court, 2550

             Legislative study of professional and occupational licensing boards, 4629, 4630

             Members deemed civil officers, removal from office, 1566

             Members, status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

             Renewal of license, regulations, 2543, 2544

             Suspension or revocation of license or registration, reinstatement, 2544, 2545, 2547, 2551

      Definitions, 2534, 2535

      Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders, Medicaid coverage, requirements, 541-543

      License, certificate or registration

             Applications for licensure, procedures, 2540, 2541

             By endorsement, issuance, 2541-2543

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4342-4344

             Continuing education requirements, 2543, 2544

             Criminal background checks, authority of technicians to forego, procedures, 2539, 2540

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4342

             Disciplinary action, procedures, 2545-2551

             Exemptions from requirements, 2536

             Renewal, 2543, 2544

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4342

             Suspension or revocation, reinstatement, 2544, 2545, 2547, 2551

      State certified interventionists, provisions removed, 2534-2567

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

      Behavioral health regions, reconfiguration, 2044

      Behavioral health services, creation of electronic information repository, 2048

      Emergency or disaster, development of plan to address behavioral health needs during, requirements, 591

      Law enforcement agencies, duties, 4462

      Law enforcement dispatchers, training relating to behavioral health crisis intervention, 4463

      Law enforcement field response grant program, development, requirements, 4460-4462

      Nonemergency secure behavioral health transport services, regulation, 1923, 1924

      Psychiatric hospitals, endorsement to provide crisis stabilization services, 1918, 1919

      School crisis or emergency model management plan, requirements, 3244

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH, COMMISSION ON

      Behavioral health regions, reconfiguration, 2044

      Members, status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

      Regional behavioral health policy boards

             Duties generally, 2047, 2048

             Employees to assist boards, hiring, 2044

             Governor’s appointees, status, removal from office, 1566

             Legislator members, attendance at certain meetings excused, 2047

             Qualifications of members, alternate qualifications for certain appointees, 2045, 2046

             Vacancies, filling, 2047

BICYCLES

      Electric bicycles (See ELECTRIC BICYCLES)

      Parking on sidewalks, authority, 1892

BIOGAS

      Utilities, powers and duties regarding renewable natural gas, regulations, 228-230

BIRTH CERTIFICATES

      Homeless child or youth, entitlement to free certified copy, laws clarified, persons authorized to assist in obtaining, 4506, 4507

      Unaccompanied youth, issuance of statement as to date of birth when necessary for admission to school or securing employment, 4507

BIRTH CONTROL

      Director of Health and Human Services, duties, 1505-1508

      Family Planning, Account for, use, 1506, 1507

      Grant program for family planning services, requirements, 1506

      Sexual assault or attempted sexual assault victims, receipt of information concerning emergency contraception, 335, 336

      Sterilization of protected person, restrictions, procedures, 84, 85

BLIND OR VISUALLY IMPAIRED, PERSONS WHO ARE (See also DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

      Child welfare, discrimination in certain proceedings relating to children, prohibited acts, procedures, 2756-2764

      Language and literacy skills of children (See LANGUAGE AND LITERACY SKILLS OF CHILDREN WHO ARE DEAF, HARD OF HEARING, BLIND OR VISUALLY IMPAIRED)

      Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation, appropriation for afterschool programs, 4022

BLOCKCHAINS

      Business entities, authority to use blockchain technology, 2821-2825

      Cannabis Advisory Commission, duties, 3775

      Definition, 2819, 2826

      Public blockchains

             Definition, 2818, 2826-2828

             "State of the public blockchain" defined, 2818, 2826

             "Unaffiliated computers or machines" defined, 2818, 2826

             Use, retention of ownership rights to information, 2818

BOATS AND BOATING

      Arrest, presumption that person should be released on own recognizance inapplicable, 2277

      Burglary of a motor vehicle, elements of offense, penalties, 4425-4427

      Game mammals or birds, unlawful to harass with motorboat, 762

      Interstate Waters, California-Nevada Compact for Jurisdiction on, concurrent jurisdiction of law enforcement officers, limitation on civil actions, 447, 448

      Operating vessel under the influence, system established for making pleas and defenses via mail or electronic means, use prohibited, 381

      Trailers used to transport boats or personal watercraft, rights of holders of storage liens, 1449

BODY SHOPS (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

      Criminal history disqualification from obtaining license

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2935

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2934

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2934

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Deposit in lieu of bond, acceptable deposits, 66

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining license, 2934

BOILER INSPECTORS (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

      Criminal history disqualification from obtaining certificate

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2929

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2928

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2928, 2929

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining certificate, 2928

BOND ISSUES

      City Economic Development Revenue Bond Law, applicability of prevailing wage requirements, 708

      Corridor improvements, Carson and Truckee rivers, 2862

      County Economic Development Revenue Bond Law

             "Historic structure" defined, 971

             Prevailing wage laws, applicability of requirements, 707

      General capital improvements legislation, 3309, 3311-3313

      Historic preservation

             Cultural center projects, 3315

             Medium-term obligations to finance preservation, "historic structure" defined, 973

      Industrial development revenue bonds

             "Historic structure" defined, 972

             Prevailing wage laws, compliance requirements, 714

      Limited-liability companies, issuance for purpose of reorganizing company, 2493

      Museums, establishment, improvement or expansion, 2862

      Parks, wildlife and recreation purposes

             Issuance, allocations, 2861-2864

             Legislative findings and declaration, 2865

      Private Activity Bond Council, creation, duties, 2430, 2431

      Tahoe Basin, improvements, 891, 2862, 3315

      Tahoe Douglas Visitor’s Authority, issuance for multiuse event and convention center, 2363, 2364

      Water conservation and system improvements, grant program, 3315

BONDS, SURETY

      Bail (See BAIL)

      Cigarettes and other tobacco products, wholesale dealers, 618, 642, 643

      Community-based living arrangement services, applicants for license, regulation, 2152

      Consumer litigation funding companies, requirements, 2409, 2410

      Document preparation services (See DOCUMENT PREPARATION SERVICES)

      Livestock auction operators

             Amount and type of bond, 1383, 1384

             Limited license to conduct annual sales, requirements, 2609-2611

      Logging permits, application requirements, 736, 741

      Manufactured homes or mobile homes, bond requirements for issuance of new certificate of ownership under certain circumstances, 2422

      Motor Vehicles, Department of

             Deposits in lieu of bond, restrictions, 68

             Salvage title applicants, requirements, 1449

             Special license plates, release of bond posted by person requesting issuance, criteria, 202

      Offenders employed by private employers, amount of surety bond required, procedure for setting, 816

      Optometry, Nevada State Board of, bond requirement for Executive Director removed, 3639

      Special fuel users, requirements, 1572

      Timberland conversion certificate, application requirements, 740, 741

BOULDER CITY (See also CITIES)

      Elections, charter amendments

             Canvass of returns, time for completion, 4130

             Conduct, applicability of state laws, 4130

             Date of holding, 3547, 3548

      Homelessness, working group to reduce, creation, duties, reports, 2042

      Police Department, sales taxes for additional officers

             Reporting requirements, penalties for violations, 4189-4191

             Sunsets removed, 4192

BOXING AND WRESTLING (See UNARMED COMBAT)

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS

      Nevada Alliance of Boys and Girls Clubs, Inc., appropriation, 2866, 2867

BREW PUBS

      Estate distilleries, bulk transfers of malt beverages authorized, taxation, 2768-2772

      Transport and storage of malt beverages on premises other than where manufactured authorized, limitations on sales, 2769, 2770

BRIBERY

      Alcohol and drug abuse treatment providers, facilities and program operators, prohibited acts, 1679

      Gaming, penalty for certain acts, 4477, 4478

BUDGET DIVISION (See FINANCE, OFFICE OF)

BUFFALO SOLDIERS DAY

      Designation, 1208

BUILDING CODES

      Plumbing fixtures, minimum standards, 2100, 2101

BUILDING INSPECTORS

      Environmental health specialist laws, exemptions, 2112

BUILDING PERMITS

      Affordable housing, reduction of fees by governing body, authority, 828, 829

BURGLARY

      Categories, penalties, 4425-4427

      Domestic violence, additional acts constituting, 1805

      Incompetent defendant, applicability of certain procedures, 4404

BURIAL AND CEMETERY SERVICES, PREPAID CONTRACTS

      Abandoned or unclaimed property, when certain property presumed abandoned, 3016

      Agents, surrender of license to Commissioner of Insurance, provisions repealed, 1705, 1728

      Sellers

             Examination by Commissioner of Insurance, payment of expenses, 1686

             Permit, surrender to Commissioner of Insurance, provisions repealed, 1705, 1728

BUSES

      Charter buses, drivers’ permits (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2960

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2960

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2959, 2960

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2960

      Cigarettes and other tobacco products, applicability of licensing laws to common carriers engaged in interstate commerce, 621

      Disabilities, persons with, authority of advanced practice registered nurses to sign statement regarding disability, 530, 531

      General provisions (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

      Medical marijuana establishments, location of advertisements, restrictions, penalties, 2334, 2335

      Microtransit, use authorized in less populous counties, 804, 805

      School buses

             2019-2021 biennium, waiver of certain expenditure requirements, 3268

             Controlled substances, sale or distribution by pupil, disciplinary procedures, 3291, 3575, 3576

             Felony committed on bus, aggregation of sentences, 234

      Vehicle registration, additional weight tier, maximum fee, 2966, 2967

BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 3139, 3140

      Consumer Affairs Division

             Consumer Affairs Unit, continuation of provisions, 2500, 2501

             Telephone solicitations, criminal disqualification of applicants, petitions regarding, duties, reports, 2957, 2958

      Deferred deposit, high-interest and title loans, services offered through Internet, authority to provide information to public, 943

      Director

             Common-interest communities, task force to study issues, member, duties, 676

             Housing, Advisory Committee on, duties, 2428, 2429, 2431

             Private Activity Bond Council, member, duties, 2430, 2431

             Salary, 3325

      Financial Institutions, Division of

             Auditing Financial Institutions, Account for, assessments for, 2412

             Collection agencies and agents (See COLLECTION AGENCIES AND AGENTS, LICENSES)

             Consumer litigation funding companies, regulation, 2399-2416

             Discrimination in credit practices, study, programs to prevent or eliminate, 1594

             Exchange facilitators (See EXCHANGE FACILITATORS)

             High-interest loan businesses, duties, 942-944, 951

             Investigative Account, deposits, 2410

             Private professional guardians (See PRIVATE PROFESSIONAL GUARDIANS, LICENSES)

      General appropriations, 3348, 3350

      Housing, Advisory Committee on, creation, duties, 2428, 2429

      Housing Division

             Advisory Committee on Housing, administrative support, 2429

             Homelessness to Housing, Nevada Interagency Advisory Council on, membership, 2108

             Low-income housing

                   Database, inclusion of certain reports as source of information, 830

                   Multifamily residential housing accessible to persons with disabilities, receipt of reports, regulation, 831

                   Transferable tax credits to qualified projects for acquisition, development or rehabilitation, duties, 3761-3766

             Manufactured home parks, maintenance or repairs, authority to receive certain complaints and forward orders, 1611, 1612

             Manufactured homes or mobile homes

                   Certificates of ownership, duties, procedures, 2422, 2423

                   Certificates of ownership in beneficiary form, duties, procedures, 2423, 2424

                   Criminal history disqualification for licenses, petitions regarding, duties, reports, 2935, 2936

             Transitional housing for probationers, parolees and offenders, funding priority, report, 4379

      Industrial Relations, Division of

             Advisory Council, status of members, removal from office, 1566

             Assessments levied on insurers, use, 1468, 1469, 1471, 1472, 3440

             Criminal history disqualification for certain licenses or certificates, petitions regarding, duties, reports, 2928, 2929, 2958, 2959

             Employee misclassification, communication with certain agencies, duties, 3157

             Exhibition facilities, training for certain employees, duties, 491

             Industrial insurance (See also INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

                   Benefits offered by nonprofit entities, authority to notify injured employee or surviving spouse or dependent, restrictions, 195, 196

             Insurance administrators, receipt of information regarding, 1698

             Medical facilities, reports of workplace violence, duties, 3671-3677, 3680, 3681

             Occupational safety and health (See also OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH)

                   Construction industry, safety and health hazard recognition courses, receipt of information, duties, 976, 977

             Uninsured Employers’ Claim Account, repeal of authority to make certain annual payments from Account, 3440

      Insurance, Division of

             Affordable Care Act, authority to apply for certain waiver, 1433

             Assessments for fraud investigations, amount increased, 1689

             Captive insurers, duties, 1708, 1709

             Commissioner of Insurance

                   Nevada Life and Health Guaranty Association Board of Directors, appointments, 1089

                   Patient Protection Commission, member, 2810

                   Salary, 3326

             Compacts with other states, authority to enter, 1433

             Complaints against issuers of health care plans, duty of Consumer Health Advocate to assist consumers in filing, 315

             Delinquency proceedings, receipt of reports, 1725

             Domestic surplus lines insurer, designation of insurer as, eligibility, 1700, 1701

             Examination of insurers, authorized expenses of examiners, 1686

             Health benefit plans, notice of eligibility for financial assistance, regulation, 1429

             Health carrier network of providers, denial of application by provider to be included, development of form letter, reports, 551, 552

             Health maintenance organizations, duties, 1089, 1103

             Insurance adjusters

                   Contracts for assistance in performing Division duties relating to, authority, 3037

                   Prelicensing course of study, regulatory duty removed, 3036

             Insurance administrators, duties, 1698, 1699

             Medical malpractice

                   Contents of certain report, 2738, 2739

                   Repeal of certain duties and reports, 1687, 1688, 1706, 1726-1728

             Multiple employer welfare arrangements, certificates of authority, requirements, 1426

             Nevada Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association, plan of operation, requirements, 1103

             Personal property storage insurance, regulation, 1221-1225

             Premium surcharge to recoup cost of certain assessments, approval, 1102

             Rate filings by health insurers, assessment for cost of reviewing authorized, 1704, 1705

             Reciprocal licensure, authority, 1433

             State-chartered risk retention groups, prior approval of payment of dividends or distributions, 1714

             Surplus lines brokers, authority regarding directors of nonprofit organizations, 1704

      Labor Commissioner, Office of (See LABOR COMMISSIONER)

      Mortgage Lending, Division of

             Escrow agencies and agents (See ESCROW AGENCIES AND AGENTS)

             Mortgage brokers and agents (See MORTGAGE BROKERS AND AGENTS)

      Product Innovation, Regulatory Experimentation Program for, powers and duties, 3985-4000

      Qualified equity investments, certification, duties, 3699

      Real Estate Division

             Appraisal management companies (See APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES)

             Asset management companies (See ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, CERTIFICATES OR PERMITS)

             Common-interest communities and condominium hotels

                   Certified public accountant, employment required, exception, 675

                   Deputy Attorney General, qualifications for designation, duties, 675, 676

                   Task force to study issues of concern to, representation, 676

             Community managers and reserve study specialists, duties, 69

             Declarations of removal of discriminatory restriction, duties, 373

             Energy auditors (See ENERGY AUDITORS, LICENSES)

             Inspectors of structures (See INSPECTORS OF STRUCTURES, CERTIFICATES)

             Real estate appraisers (See REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS)

             Real estate licensees (See REAL ESTATE LICENSEES)

      Salaries of unclassified staff, 3325-3327

      Taxicab Authority (See TAXICAB AUTHORITY)

      Transportation Authority (See TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY, NEVADA)

BUSINESS LICENSES

      Cigarettes and other tobacco products, local governments may require certain dealers to obtain license, 619, 643

      State license

             Conducting business in State, determination, 396

             Contracts with State, exceptions to license requirement, 401

             Exemption from obtaining, criteria, 396

BUSINESS PORTAL, STATE

      Abandoned property, electronic filing of report concerning property, 3018

BUSINESS TAX

      Low-income housing projects, transferable tax credits to qualified projects, 3762

      Qualified projects, capital investment of at least $1 billion, requirements for issuance of transferable tax credits, 2603, 2604, 2607

      Rate adjustment procedure repealed, legally operative rates maintained and continued, 3294

      Scholarship organizations, tax credits for donations to

             Annual authorized 10 percent increase in amount of credits, elimination, 2298

             Total amount of credit authorized, 3276, 3277

BUSINESS TRUSTS

      Blockchain technology

             Authority to use, regulation, 2825

             Records, procedures for inspection, admissibility, 2825

      Documents, maintenance at certain locations, requirements, 399

      Electronic records, authority to keep, inspection procedures, admissibility, 2825

      Local emerging small businesses, reinstatement following forfeiture of right to transact business, procedures, 928-930

C

CALIENTE, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Beginning dates of certain terms of office, charter amendment, 3551

      Canvass of election returns, time for completion, charter amendment, 4132

      Conduct of elections, applicability of state laws, charter amendment, 4132

      Continuation of certain officers, charter amendment, 3549

      Dates of holding elections, charter amendment, 3550

      Vacancy in elective office, time of service of appointee filling, charter amendment, 3549

CALIFORNIA-NEVADA COMPACT FOR JURISDICTION ON INTERSTATE WATERS

      Arrest powers of law enforcement officers, 447

      Claims against law enforcement officers, 447, 448

      Legislative declaration, 447

CALL CENTERS

      Relocation to foreign country, duty of employers, penalty for noncompliance, 2898, 2899

CAMPAIGN PRACTICES

      Civil penalty for failure to register or make reports, maximum amount, 3958

      Employment discrimination committed by local elected official, penalties not to be paid from contributions received, 1946

      Organizations, definition, reports, duties, 3953, 3956-3958

      Personal use of contributions, prohibited acts, 3953, 3954

      Recall elections

             Committees for recall

                   Failure to register or make reports, civil penalty, 3958

                   Reports of contributions and expenditures, 1648-1652

             Expenditures, reports, 1647, 1651, 1652

             Expenses, reports, 1644

             Limitation on contributions, penalty for violations, 1632-1634

             Periods when contributions prohibited, effect of recall proceeding, 1633

             Reports of contributions, requirements, 1635-1639, 1648-1650

             Unspent contributions, disposal, reports, 1640, 1641, 1645

      Salary, payment to self using contributions prohibited, 3954

CANCER

      Childhood cancer, special license plates to increase awareness, use of fees, 1479, 1480

      Occupational diseases (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES)

      Pediatric cancer, dissemination of information, duties of certain licensing boards, 1489, 1491, 1493

      Prescriptions for pain management, exemption from certain requirements, informed consent requirements for issuance of initial prescription, 2136

      Rare Disease Advisory Council, creation, duties, 1476-1478

      Schools, policy regarding pupil exposure to sun, requirements, 546

CANNABIS

      Applicability of provisions, 3836

      Cultivation facilities

             Reports to Department of Taxation, contents, 3872

             Wholesale sales to other cannabis establishment, excise tax, rate, distribution of proceeds, 3873

      Cultivation, prohibited acts, exceptions, penalties for violations, 3836, 3837

      Definitions, 3770-3773

      Establishments (See CANNABIS ESTABLISHMENTS, ADULT-USE; MEDICAL CANNABIS ESTABLISHMENTS)

      Exemptions from state prosecution, requirements, 3806, 3834, 3835

      Legislative declaration, 3769, 3770

      Licensing or allowing businesses to operate where cannabis or cannabis products are consumed, prohibited acts by local governments, 3854, 3858, 3862

      Medical cannabis (See MEDICAL CANNABIS)

      Products, sale, requirements, 3838

      Prohibited acts, persons subject to state prosecution for certain acts, 3835, 3836

      Retail sales, imposition of excise tax, distribution of proceeds to Cannabis Compliance Board, 3873

      Taxation, Department of, receipt of reports, 3872

CANNABIS ADVISORY COMMISSION

      Creation, duties, 3773

      Duties, generally, 3774, 3775

      Meetings, 3774

      Members

             Compensation, 3774

             Governor’s appointees, status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

             Qualifications, 3773, 3774

             Terms, vacancies, 3774

      Subcommittees, appointment, duties, 3775, 3776

CANNABIS COMPLIANCE BOARD

      Administrative Procedure Act, exemption from requirements, 3849, 3850

      Agriculture, State Department of, consultation, 3778

      Authorized expenditures, 2393

      Cannabis Advisory Commission, provision of staff, 3774

      Chair, appointment, qualifications, salary, 3777

      Creation, 3776

      Disciplinary action against licensees and registrants, procedures, 3784-3789

      Excise tax imposed on certain wholesale sales, receipt of revenue, 3873

      Executive Director

             Cannabis Advisory Commission, membership, duties, 3773

             Creation of position, appointment, 3778

             Powers and duties, 3778, 3784, 3894

             Salary, 3336, 3778

             State Personnel System, exemption from provisions, 3779

             Study of businesses which allow consumption of cannabis, duties, 3894

      Independent testing laboratories, duties, 3809-3811

      Meetings, 3777, 3782

      Members

             Ethics, 3777

             Governor’s appointees, status as civil officers, 1566

             Hearings, requirements for, 3787

             Oath, 3777

             Qualifications, 3776, 3777

             Removal from office, 3777

             Salaries, 3777

             State Personnel System, exemption from provisions, 3779

             Term of office, 3777

      Powers generally, 3779

      Regulations, authority generally, 3779-3782

      Staff

             Employment, assignment, per diem allowance, 3777, 3778

             Peace officer employees, duties, 3784

             Unclassified staff, salaries, 3336

      Study of businesses which allow consumption of cannabis, duties, 3894

CANNABIS ESTABLISHMENTS, ADULT-USE

      Advertising

             Entertainment events, percentage of attendees less than 21 years of age, duties, prohibited acts, penalties, 3838

             Local governments, regulatory authority, 3809, 3839

             Radio, television or in publications, percentage of audience less than 21 years of age, prohibited acts, 3838

      Agents

             Disqualification, grounds for, 3800

             Registration

                   Application, accompanying information, fee, 3798, 3799

                   Authorized activities of registrants, 3801

                   Background investigations, 3800

                   Cards

                          Expiration and renewal, 3801, 3802

                          Fees, 3804

                          Issuance, 3800

                          Nontransferability, 3805

                          Suspension, grounds, 3805

                   Child support obligations, effect, 3805

                   Conditional approval of application, 3800, 3801

                   Requirement, 3798-3800

                   Temporary registration, 3801

      Cannabis Compliance Board, creation, regulatory authority, 3776, 3779, 3780

      Confidentiality of information and data, authorized disclosures, 3782, 3783

      Counties, requirement to obtain license or pay license tax prohibited, 3863

      Cultivation facilities, authority to cultivate outdoors, requirements, 3837

      Dual licensees, authority to combine inventory with medical cannabis establishment for tracking and reporting purposes, 3839

      Duties and prohibited acts generally, 3806-3809

      Exemptions from state prosecution, requirements, 3814, 3815

      Facilities, requirements, 3806, 3807

      Fees, 3803, 3804

      Independent contractors contracting to provide labor to or be employed by, requirements, 3799

      Legislative declaration, 3769, 3770

      Licenses

             Application, 3795

             Issuance, 3795

             Nontransferability, 3805

             Requirements, 3795, 3796

             Restrictions on and determinations regarding issuance, 3795-3798

      Location, restrictions, 3795, 3879

      Move to new location, requirements, 3806

      Operating documents, requirements, 3806

      Ordinances, compliance, requirement, 3806

      Ownership interest of 5 percent or more, holders of, requirements, 3801

      Ownership interest of less than 5 percent, holders of, requirements, 3799, 3800

      Persons under age 21, entering, loitering or remaining on premises, penalty for violations, exception, 3837

      Retention or employment of volunteers, requirements, 3798, 3799

      Smoking or consuming cannabis or cannabis products in adult-use cannabis retail store, penalties for violations, 3837

      Towns, requirement to obtain license or pay license tax prohibited, 3863

      Transportation of cannabis, edible cannabis products or cannabis-infused products to retail store prohibited, exceptions, 3837, 3838

CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS

      Electronic tracking system, appropriation, 2782

      General CIP legislation, contents, 3305-3322

CAPTIVE INSURERS (See INSURANCE COMPANIES)

CAR SEATS

      Advanced practice registered nurses, authority to make determinations and sign statements exempting child from use of child-restraint system, 500, 501

      Mobility enhancing equipment, sales and use tax exemption, 1393, 1394

CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

      Authorized expenditures, 3134

      Block grants to support pupil career and technical organizations

             Appropriations, transfers of money, 2378, 2387, 2388

             Distribution of money, procedures, 3266-3268

      Foster care, pupils in, completion of program at trade or vocational school, determination of amount of credit to award, procedures, 1162

      Grants for career and technical education programs, appropriation, 2377, 2378

      Homeless or unaccompanied pupils, completion of program at trade or vocational school, determination of amount of credit to award, procedures, 1162

      Vocational student organizations, appropriation, 2377, 2378

CARLIN, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Canvass of election returns, time for completion, charter amendment, 4133

      Conduct of elections, applicability of state laws, charter amendment, 4132, 4133

CARSON CITY (See also CITIES; COUNTIES)

      Airport Authority (See AIRPORT AUTHORITY OF CARSON CITY)

      Charter amendments

             Canvass of election returns, time for completion, 4134

             Conduct of elections, applicability of state laws, 4134

             Public Administrator, technical amendment, 1552

      Election procedures, appropriation for implementation of changes required by law, 4144

      Growth in County and region, reports, duties, 798-800

      Lake Tahoe Path System, enhancement and development, bond issue, 2862

      State Public Defender, fees for services, 3145

      State Public Works Division, duty to cooperate with, 4020

      STEM, statewide event recognizing schools demonstrating exemplary achievement, location requirement removed, 3096

CARSON RIVER (See also WATER)

      Corridor improvements, bond issue for grants, 2862

 

CASUALTY INSURERS (See INSURANCE COMPANIES)

CAT SCANS

      Persons performing scans, requirements, prohibited acts, 2730

CATALOGS

      Hearing aid sales by catalog, authority of physician assistant to sign required statement, 148, 149

CATS (See PETS)

CEMETERIES, VETERANS

      Advisory committees, status of Governor’s appointees, removal from office, 1566

      Capital improvements, funding, 3307, 3313, 3314

      Establishment and operation, 58, 128, 131, 132

      Voluntary services, removal of certain procedural requirement, 59

CEMETERY SERVICES, PREPAID CONTRACTS (See BURIAL AND CEMETERY SERVICES, PREPAID CONTRACTS)

CENSUS

      Appropriation, use for outreach and educational activities for 2020 census, 4254

      Citizenship question, prevention of inclusion in 2020 census urged, 4608, 4609

      Election districts, treatment of incarcerated persons in determining population counts, 985-987

CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS (See ACCOUNTANTS)

CHALLENGE SCHOOLS (See SCHOOLS, CHALLENGE)

CHARITABLE GAMES (See GAMING)

CHARITABLE LOTTERIES (See LOTTERIES)

CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS (See NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS)

CHARTER SCHOOLS (See SCHOOLS, CHARTER)

CHECKS OR DRAFTS

      Issuance with intent to defraud, monetary threshold for penalty purposes, 4428, 4429

      Monetary instrument or other property representing proceeds of or derived from unlawful activity, prohibited acts, penalties, 1798, 1799

      School teachers, issuance of check to pay for purchase of school supplies authorized, 3225

      Stopping payment with fraudulent intent, penalties, contents of notice, 4435-4437

CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER (See HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF)

CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT

      Children in need of protection

             Medical marijuana registration identification cardholders, child not to be found in need of protection based solely on cardholder status of person responsible for child’s welfare, 2761-2763

             Physical disability of person responsible for child’s welfare, child not to be deemed in need of protection based solely on disability, 2761-2763

             Placement of child outside home

                   Educational decision makers (See also Schools and education, this heading)

                          Person who "has a special interest in a child," decision maker deemed for purposes of receiving notices and testifying at hearings, 257

                   Semiannual review

                          Notice of hearing, requirements, 260, 261

                          Reports by agency acting as custodian, contents as to child’s education, review, 259-261

             Release of child to convicted parent or guardian, restrictions, 2614

      Handle with Care Program (See also SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

             Law enforcement officer or employee, duty to notify of child exposed to traumatic events, 3972

      Juvenile assessment centers, appropriation, 2969

      Radiation therapy and radiologic imaging licensees, duty to report abuse or neglect, 2720

      Schools and education

             Disabilities, children with, educational surrogate parents, provisions repealed, educational decision makers deemed surrogate parent for purposes of certain federal regulations, 257-259

             Educational decision makers

                   Appointment, rebuttable presumption as to best interest of child, appointment of person other than parent or guardian, 257, 258

                   Foster care, children in, consultations with child welfare services agencies, 260, 261

                   General duties, 258, 259

                   Notice of hearing to review placement of child, receipt, 260, 261

                   Surrogate parent, deemed for purposes of certain federal regulations, 259

             Employees and volunteers, reports made against

                   Agencies which provide child welfare services, authority to interview child witness to allegations in report, protection of identity, 413-417

                   Contact information of parent or guardian, duty of school, 414

             Licensed personnel

                   Disciplinary action, substantiated reports grounds for certain disciplinary action, 1056, 1057

                   Issuance or renewal of license, background checks, 1051, 1052

             Number of incidents of abuse disclosed or reported to law enforcement agency, reports by school districts or charter schools, 2651, 2652

             Personal safety of children, training of school personnel, reports, 2651, 2652

             Placement of child outside home, reports of information concerning child’s education, review, 259-261

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

CHILD CARE AND CHILD CARE FACILITIES

      Cannabis establishments, adult-use, restrictions on location, 3795-3797

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, duty to report, 1932

      Medical cannabis establishments, restrictions on location, 3791, 3792

      Program for Child Care and Development, state plan components, reimbursement requirements, 2420, 2421

CHILD CUSTODY OR VISITATION

      Medical marijuana registry identification cardholders, discrimination by court prohibited, 2756

      Mental illness or emotional disturbance, children with, program to prevent custody relinquishment or voluntary placement of child, establishment, 872-874

      Physical disabilities, persons with, discrimination by court prohibited, 2756

      Restrictive covenants based on familial status deemed void, duties of county recorders, 373-375

CHILD-PLACING AGENCIES

      Medical marijuana registry identification cardholders, determination of suitability of prospective adoptive home, prohibited acts, 2758

      Physical disabilities, persons with, determination regarding suitability of adoptive home, prohibited acts, 2758

CHILD SUPPORT

      Abandoned or unclaimed property, subject to claims for payment of child support debt, 3018

      Child Support Enforcement Modernization system, funding, 2796

      Collection fee retained by Division of Welfare and Supportive Services, amount, 3722

      Insurance companies, withholding of certain payments to insureds required, 1495-1497

      Juvenile court, orders for payment of support of child placed outside home, provisions repealed, 1957, 1970

      Wildlife, Department of, suspension of recreational licenses for nonsupport, 390, 391

CHILD WELFARE SERVICES, AGENCIES WHICH PROVIDE

      Adoption, determination of suitability of prospective adoptive home

             Medical marijuana registry identification cardholders, prohibited acts relative to, 2758

             Physical disabilities, persons with, prohibited acts relative to, 2758

      Child abuse or neglect (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child (See COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILD)

      Confidentiality of personal information contained in certain official records, persons authorized to request, 865-868

      Driver’s license or identification card, persons authorized to request display of alternate address, 868, 869

      Educational decision makers, duties, consultations, 258, 261, 262

      Foster homes (See also FOSTER CARE)

             Plans for recruitment and retention of homes, duties, requirements, 2183, 2184

      Mental illness or emotional disturbance, children with, program to prevent relinquishment of custody to agency, representation on task force, reports, 872-874

      Name change of minor in custody of agency, procedures, 2087-2090

      Schools, reports of abuse, neglect or other illegal conduct committed against child

             Child witness to allegations in report, authority to interview, protection of identity, 413-417

             Substantiation of reports, duties following, 416, 417

CHILDREN (See MINORS)

CHILDREN IN NEED OF SUPERVISION

      Insurance coverage for participation in certain programs, 1960-1963

      Prostitution or solicitation for prostitution, child not to be adjudicated as child in need of supervision, 3076

CHILDREN’S ADVOCATE

      Exploited children, duties, 1826, 2638

CHILDREN’S CAMPS

      Minimum wage laws, exemption, 537

CHILDREN’S HEALTH INSURANCE PROGRAM

      Mental health crisis stabilization services, negotiation with psychiatric hospitals to become network providers, 1926, 1927

      Nevada Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association, coverage not provided, 1086

      Prescription drugs

             Health and Human Services, Department of, certain contracts authorized, requirements, 4027, 4028

             Preferred list, required use, 4028

             Purchasing agreements, requirements, reports, 4028, 4029

CHINESE MEDICINE (See ORIENTAL MEDICINE)

CHIROPRACTORS (See also HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS)

      Acupuncture, license to practice Oriental medicine required to perform, 2295

      Chiropractic Physicians’ Board of Nevada (See also PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

             Discipline of chiropractor, immunity for person initiating or assisting in any lawful investigation, 2295

             Dry needling, qualifications to perform, regulation, requirements, 2287

             Members, qualifications, certain prohibition on membership removed, 2288

             Secretary, certain duties transferred to Executive Director, 2288, 2290

             Sunset Subcommittee of Legislative Commission

                   Criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, review, recommendations, 2904, 2905

                   Study of professional and occupational licensing boards, 4629, 4630

             Veterans, authority to question licensees regarding patients, 2694

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, duty to report, 1932

      Continuing education requirements, random audits to ensure compliance authorized, regulation, 2292

      Disciplinary action, grounds, orders imposing, 2294

      Dry needling

             Authority to perform, 2295

             Definition, 2287

             Qualifications to perform, regulation, requirements, 2287

      Gross malpractice, provisions relating to repealed, 2295

      Industrial insurance, insurer’s list of health care providers, requirements, removal from list, 3442-3454

      Licenses

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257, 4283

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Examinations

                   Application for examination, deadline for filing eliminated, 2288

                   Practice by qualified applicant waiting to take examination, time period reduced, 2290

                   Reinstatement of expired license, requirements, 2293

                   Requirements for licensure, 2289

                    Time for taking, 2288

             Fee for application for license, deadline for payment eliminated, 2290

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Qualifications, deadline for submitting certain documents eliminated, 2289

             Reinstatement of expired license, requirements, 2293

             Renewal

                   Fee, prorating or waiving authorized, requirements, regulation, 2292

                   Veterans, patients who are, provision of certain information regarding, 2694

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      Piercing or severing body tissue, authorized acts, 2295

      Professional entities, formation authorized, applicability of laws, 1391, 1392

      Radiation Therapy and Radiologic Imaging Advisory Committee, membership, 2723

      Veterans, duties regarding, continuing education and receipt of information related to health issues, 2692-2694

      Vulnerable persons abused, neglected, exploited, isolated or abandoned, duty to report, 3485-3487

CHRONIC WASTING DISEASE

      Animals susceptible to disease, prohibited acts involving, 403-405

CHURCHES, SYNAGOGUES AND OTHER RELIGIOUS BUILDINGS

      Cannabis establishments, adult-use, restrictions on location, 3795-3797

      Medical cannabis establishments, restrictions on location, 3791-3793

CHURCHILL COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Election procedures, appropriation for implementation of changes required by law, 4144

CIGARETTES AND OTHER TOBACCO PRODUCTS

      Alternative nicotine products, licensing and regulation of sales as other tobacco products, 3590

      Cigarette vending machine operators

             Duties, 616, 629

             Scope of license, 617

      Civil penalties (See Disciplinary action against licensees, this heading)

      Conventions, issuance of temporary license to operate at authorized, restrictions, 616

      Definitions

             Consumer, 613

             Contraband tobacco products, 469

             Knowingly, 613

             License, 613, 623

             Logistics company, 613

             Negligently, 613

             Other tobacco product, 3590

             Sale, to sell, 623

             Tobacco retail dealer, 614

             Vapor product, 3590

             Warehouse or distribution center, 614

             Wholesale dealer, 623, 624

             Wholesale dealer of other tobacco products, 635, 636

             Wholesale price, 636

      Disciplinary action against licensees

             Civil penalties

                   General penalty provisions, 634, 635

                   Knowing or negligent noncompliance with provisions of law or regulations, 619, 620

                   Manufacturers of tobacco products, applicability of penalty provisions, violation of regulations, 473

                   Sales or distributions to minors prohibited, exceptions, civil in lieu of criminal penalties, amount, 3588, 3589

                   Taxes, failure to pay within time prescribed, 635

                   Wholesale dealers of cigarettes, violations of regulations, 472, 473

                   Wholesale dealers of other tobacco products, monthly reporting requirements, penalty provision repealed, 637

             Suspension or revocation of license

                   Grounds, generally, 619, 643

                   Inaccurate or incomplete reports or certifications, filing, considerations of Department of Taxation in determining penalty, 619-621

                   Knowing or negligent noncompliance with provisions of law or regulations, 619, 620

                   Notice and hearing required, 619

                   Permanent revocation, grounds, 620

                   Procedure, establishment by regulation, 621, 643

                   Prohibited acts during suspension or revocation, 620, 643

                   Reinstatement, 643

                   Sale of cigarettes by wholesale dealers, violations, 643

                   Taxes, failure to pay within time prescribed, 635

             Wholesale dealers exporting cigarettes, knowing or negligent noncompliance with law, penalties, 631

      Distributors, time for submission of information to Department of Taxation, 640

      Enforcement of laws, licensees to provide certain information to Department of Taxation upon request, 619

      Indian reservation or colony

             Authority to do business on, issuance of license without fee, 616

             List of tribes from which Department of Taxation does not collect tax, maintenance and distribution, 614, 615, 643

             Unused tribal stamps, duty of wholesale dealer ceasing operation to return to Department of Taxation, 630

      Internet sales, duties of sellers and distributors relative to minors, 3596, 3597

      Juvenile courts, orders for payment of costs for child to attend tobacco awareness and cessation program, 1965

      Licenses

             Applicability of laws, 621

             Application, 615, 616, 643, 3300

             Automatic cancellation for nonpayment of fees, 617, 643, 3301

             Contents, 616, 643

             Fees, 616-618, 643, 3299-3301

             Issuance, 615, 616, 643

             Period of validity, 617, 643

             Renewal, 617, 618, 643, 3301

             Requirements, 614, 643

             Restrictions on issuance, maintenance or renewal, 615, 643

             Scope, 616, 617, 643

             Separate license required for each activity, 614

             Signing, posting and transfer, 616, 643

             Suspension or revocation (See Disciplinary action against licensees, this heading)

             Temporary license, 616

      List of licenses and licensees, maintenance and distribution, 614, 615, 643

      Location of operations, restrictions, 616

      Logistics companies, licensing and regulation, 613, 614, 617, 642

      Manufacturers

             Address, duty to maintain permanent mailing address and e-mail address with Department of Taxation, 624

             Certification by manufacturers to include styles of cigarettes, 470

             Directory of manufacturers and brand families

                   Department of Taxation, notices regarding changes to directory, duties, 472, 639

                   Styles of cigarettes to be included in directory, notices regarding, 470, 472, 639

                   Wholesale dealers, receipt of notices of certain changes to directory, duties, 472, 639

             Issuance, maintenance or renewal of license, restrictions, 615

             Licenses (See also Licenses, this heading)

                   Fees, 617, 643, 3300, 3301

             Logistics companies, prohibited use, 614

             Reports, certain duties repealed, 643

             Sales, restrictions on, provisions repealed, 643

             Scope of license, 616, 643

             Violations, applicability of penalty provisions, imposition for violations of regulations, 473

      Military or other federal reservation, authority to do business on, issuance of license without fee, 616

      Minors, sales or distributions to prohibited, exceptions, civil in lieu of criminal penalties, amount, 3588, 3589

      Other tobacco products

             Alternative nicotine products, regulation as other tobacco products, 3590

             Taxes

                   Delinquent taxes, restrictions on issuance, maintenance or renewal of licenses, 615

                   Failure to pay within time prescribed by law or regulation, penalty, 635

                   Reports or returns, retention of records, inspection and audit, 618, 619

                   Wholesale dealers, tax imposed on products received, possessed or sold, requirements, time for payment, 636, 637, 643

             Tobacco retail dealers

                   Business license, local governments may require, 619

                   Invoices for certain products required, duties, 637, 638

                   Licenses (See also Licenses, this heading)

                          Fees, 617, 3300

                          Scope of license, 617

             Vapor products, definition, regulation as other tobacco products, 3590

             Wholesale dealers

                   Bond or other security, requirements, 618, 642

                   Business license, local governments may require, 619

                   Inventory, required wholesale value of products to be kept on hand at all times, 621

                   Invoices for certain products, requirements, 637, 638

                   Licenses (See also Licenses, this heading)

                          Fees, 617, 3300

                          Scope of license, 617

                   Monthly reporting requirements, contents to be prescribed by regulation, penalty provision removed, 637, 643

      Reports or returns, records relating to, retention, inspection and audit, 618, 619

      Retail dealers of cigarettes

             Accepting or possessing certain cigarette packages, restrictions, 632, 633

             Address, duty to maintain permanent mailing address with Department of Taxation, 624

             Business license, local governments may require, 619, 643

             Directory of manufacturers and brand families, receipt of notice of changes, 639

             E-mail address, duty to maintain with Department of Taxation, 624

             Licenses (See also Licenses, this heading)

                   Fees, 643

             Possession of package of cigarettes, duties upon taking, 629

             Purchase of cigarettes, restrictions, provisions repealed, 643

             Styles of cigarettes, prohibited acts regarding, penalties, 472, 473

      Seizure of cigarettes not bearing identifying marks necessary to ascertain origin and numbering, 629

      Taxation of cigarettes

             Delinquent taxes, restrictions on issuance, maintenance or renewal of licenses, 615

             Failure to pay tax within time prescribed by law or regulation, penalty, 635

             Injunction or other process to prevent tax collection prohibited, 622

             List of tribes from which Department of Taxation does not collect tax, maintenance and distribution, 614, 615, 643

             Metered machine impressions, terminology repealed, 624-626, 629-634

             Overpayments, credits and refunds, 621-623

             Reports or returns, retention of records, inspection and audit, 618, 619

      Tobacco prevention and treatment programs, appropriation, 3598

      Tobacco Settlement, use and disbursement of money, 3136, 3141, 3142

      Trade shows, issuance of temporary license to operate at authorized, restrictions, 616

      Unstamped cigarettes

             Notice of certain shipments, requirement removed, 624

             Possession by persons engaged in certain activities authorized, 624

      Vapor products, licensing and regulation of sales as other tobacco products, 3590

      Warehouse or distribution centers

             Application for license, contents, requirements, 616

             Definition, 614

             "License" defined to include license to operate warehouse or distribution center, 613

             License fees prohibited, 617

             Time for existing centers to obtain license following effective date of legislation, 643

      Wholesale dealers of cigarettes

             Accepting or possessing certain cigarette packages, restrictions, 632, 633

             Bond or other security, requirements, 618, 642, 643

             Business license, local governments may require, 619, 643

             Definition, 623, 624

             Directory, receipt of notices of certain changes, duties, 472, 639

             Exported cigarettes, duties, penalties for violations, 631

             Inventory, reporting requirements, 626-628, 643

             Licenses

                   Automatic cancellation for nonpayment of fees, renewal, 617, 618, 643, 3301

                   Fees, 616, 617, 643, 3300

             "Metered machine impressions," terminology repealed, 624-626, 629-634

             Monthly reports, requirements, amendments, submission of additional information, 626-628, 643

             Purchase of cigarettes, restrictions, provisions repealed, 643

             Regulations, civil penalties for violations, 472, 473

             Revenue stamps

                   Bond required to defer payment on purchase of revenue stamps, 618, 642

                   Tax paid on cigarettes which are damaged, refunds authorized, 630

                   Unused tribal stamps, duty to return to Department of Taxation upon ceasing operations in State, 630

             Scope of license, 616, 617, 643

CIP LEGISLATION

      Contents, 3305-3322

      Electronic tracking system for capital improvement projects, appropriation, 2782

CITATIONS, TRAFFIC

      Attestation, requirements, effect of inclusion, 1442

      Constable fees, collection procedures, 1556, 1557

      Design, required contents, 382

      Juvenile traffic offenders, physical receipt of citation deemed personal service of notice to appear, 1444

      Motor Vehicles, Department of, release to courts of contact information for notification purposes, 379

      Order in which payments to be applied for certain citations, 2279

      Parking violations issued to person who has not signed citation, issuance of bench warrant for failure to appear restricted, 383, 384

      Physical receipt deemed personal service of notice to appear, 1443

      Pleas and defenses, system for making via mail or electronic means, establishment, procedures, 380-382

      Refusal to take physical delivery, procedures following, 1443

      Speeding, reduction of violation to nonmoving violation, presumption regarding, 2282

CITIES

      Affordable housing (See also AFFORDABLE HOUSING)

             Database of low-income housing, cooperation with Housing Division, 832

             Fees, authority to reduce or subsidize certain fees, 827-829

             Nonprofit organizations, conveyance of real property for development of affordable housing, 1417, 1418

      Animals impounded due to arrest of owner, procedures, applicability of laws, recovery of costs, 1774-1778

      Annexation of territory, notice by certain cities to public utilities and rural electric cooperatives, 570, 571

      Boulder City (See BOULDER CITY)

      Brothels, legislative study of working conditions at licensed brothels, consultation, 4641

      Business impact statements, procedures, objection to and readoption or amendment of rules, actions taken in violation of laws deemed void, 886, 887

      Caliente (See CALIENTE, CITY OF)

      Cannabis (See Marijuana, this heading)

      Carlin, charter amendments regarding elections, 4132, 4133

      Carson City (See CARSON CITY)

      Charitable games, regulatory authority, 958

      Cigarettes and other tobacco products, certain dealers, authority of city to require license, 619, 643

      Courts (See MUNICIPAL COURTS)

      Cybersecurity incident response plans, duties, 2472

      Disabilities, persons with, cities to install and maintain ramps on certain public easements and rights-of-way, 569, 570

      Elections (See ELECTIONS; specific cities)

      Electric scooters and operation of scooter-share programs, regulation, 1882, 1883

      Electric utilities

             Natural disaster protection plans, receipt, 556

             Portfolio standards, applicability, determination of total amount of electricity sold, reports, 16, 20, 21, 23

      Electronic records, powers and duties regarding certified records, 2818, 2819

      Elko, charter amendments regarding elections, 4134, 4135

      Ely, date of city election, effect on terms of elected officers, 3533, 3566

      Emergency management (See also EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT)

             Disaster Identification Coordination Committee, State, activation and duties, 1066, 1067

             Electric utility natural disaster protection plans, receipt, 556

             Emergency operations plan, requirements, 4155

             Emergency or disaster recovery plan, Division of Emergency Management to provide training upon request, 589

             Health care providers with training in treatment of trauma related to disaster or emergency, lists to be provided on request of governmental entity, 4157-4161

             Homeland security emergency response plans, revision, duties, notice of compliance, receipt of guide, 2465, 2466, 2470

      Employees (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Fallon, date of city election, effect on terms of elected officers, 3533, 3566

      Family planning services, grant program, requirements, 1506

      Fernley, county reports regarding regional growth, consultations, duties, 799

      Fictitious address program for victims of crime, city to allow participants to use fictitious address, restrictions regarding records, 1800, 1801

      Finances and funds (See also LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCES)

             Enterprise funds, authority to reduce or subsidize fee imposed for purpose for which fund was created, 827-829

      Fire and smoke dampers in buildings, inspections, receipt of reports, 3148, 3149

      Grants, pilot program to award grants to cities needing matching funds, 3709

      Henderson (See HENDERSON, CITY OF)

      Historic neighborhoods, designation, procedures, 968, 969

      Homelessness, county sales and use tax to reduce authorized, procedures, reports, 3261-3263

      Homelessness to Housing, Interagency Advisory Council on, collaboration, 2109

      Hospitality industry, joint labor-management programs of workforce training, county sales and use tax to support authorized, procedures, reports, 3261-3264

      Housing Crisis Response System, Nevada, coordination, 834

      Information processing systems, duties regarding updates, 2818

      Land sales, solicitation of customers for, criminal history disqualification for license, petitions regarding, procedures, Internet publication of information, reports, 2956, 2957

      Las Vegas (See LAS VEGAS, CITY OF)

      Local improvements, accountings, duties, 1298, 1299

      Marijuana

             Cannabis or cannabis products consumed on premises, licensing or allowing business to operate prohibited, 3858

             Cultivation facilities, excise tax on wholesale sales to other cannabis establishments, distribution of proceeds, 3873

             Establishments

                   Advertising relating to marijuana, regulatory authority, 2345, 2346, 2349, 3839

                   Cannabis Compliance Board, authority to request information from local government regarding inspection or review of establishments, 3795

                   Effect of cannabis provisions on adoption and enforcement of local control measures pertaining to zoning and land use, 3836

                   Payment processing systems, requirements, pilot program, 2508-2510

      Medical marijuana establishments

             Advertising relating to marijuana, regulatory authority, 2335

             Payment processing systems, requirements, pilot program, 2508-2510

      Mesquite (See MESQUITE, CITY OF)

      Motor vehicles owned by cities, repeal of required use of alternative fuels or clean vehicles, 1061

      Nevada 24/7 Sobriety and Drug Monitoring Program, participation, 2749, 2751, 2752

      New Americans, Office of, duty of cities to assist, 4362

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

      Occupations and professions, licensing generally

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4338

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4338

      Officers (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES; specific officers)

      Ordinances (See ORDINANCES)

      Personal information, receipt by

             Data collectors, compliance with certain standards, requirements, 2574

             Electronic means, procedures, 2576

      Property management, denial of certification based on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4338

      Purchasing (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT PURCHASING)

      Real property

             Affordable housing, conveyance of real property to nonprofit organizations for development, 1417, 1418

             Internet auctions authorized, procedures, 1040-1042

             Sale or lease of certain real property

                   Amount accepted must be at appraised value or average of appraised value if two or more appraisals, 1036, 1038

                   Second or subsequent offering of property for sale or lease, when new appraisals are required, 1039, 1040

             Transfer taxes, authority to use revenue to develop affordable housing, 1423

      Reno (See RENO, CITY OF)

      Resilience Advisory Committee, Nevada, creation, duties, 1024-1026

      Securities, authorized investments, applicability of laws, 661-666

      Smoke control systems in buildings, inspections, receipt of reports, 3149

      Sparks (See SPARKS, CITY OF)

      State Public Works Division, duty to cooperate with regard to capital improvement projects, 3315

      Video service providers

             Franchise fee, in lieu of recurring rental charges, 193

             Powers and duties of cities and providers, 191, 192

      Water resource plan, development and maintenance required, exception, 1294

      Water, right to appropriate dedicated to city, requirements, effect, 2530-2532

      Wells, charter amendments regarding elections, 4141, 4142

      Workforce training in hospitality industry, county sales and use tax to support joint labor-management programs authorized, procedures, reports, 3261-3263

      Yerington (See YERINGTON, CITY OF)

      Youth sports organizations sponsored by local government, duties regarding medical clearance certificate, 136, 137, 150

CITY ATTORNEYS (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES; PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS)

CITY CLERKS (See also CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Annexation of territory, duties, 570

      Elections (See also ELECTIONS)

             Confidentiality of personal information contained in records, persons authorized to request, 728, 729, 867, 868

CITY COUNCILS (See also CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Affordable housing database, cooperation with Housing Division, duties, 832

      Business impact statements, procedures, objection to and readoption or amendment of rules, actions taken in violation of laws deemed void, 886, 887

      Henderson, election by ward, charter amendments, ballot question, 2178-2182

      Jails, duties, receipt of reports, 2196

      Mobile carrying devices, regulation, 3105

CITY ELECTIONS (See ELECTIONS; specific cities)

CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES

      Child welfare or child protective services, employees performing tasks related to

             Confidentiality of personal information in certain official records, authority to request, 865-868

             Driver’s license or identification card, display of alternate address, authority to request, 868, 869

      Code enforcement, employees performing tasks related to

             Confidentiality of personal information contained in certain official records, authority to request, 726-729

             Driver’s license or identification card, authority to request display of alternate address, 729

      Disclosure of improper governmental action, protections against reprisal or retaliatory action, remedies for violations, distribution of summary of laws, 810, 811

      Employment discrimination committed by elected officers, powers and duties of Equal Rights Commission, 1946

      Group insurance for public employees (See INSURANCE)

      Marijuana use by employees, authorized and prohibited acts by employers, 2625, 2626

      Microchips and similar identification, unlawful acts, penalties, 2125, 2126

      Regional behavioral health policy boards, membership, 2046

      Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT SYSTEM)

      Tort actions against, limit on damages increased, 3061

CITY TREASURERS (See also CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Municipal courts, certain fees received from traffic violations, duties, 2280

CIVIL ACTIONS (See ACTIONS, CIVIL)

CIVIL AIR PATROL

      General appropriation, 3352

CIVIL PENALTIES (See FINES)

CIVIL RIGHTS

      Decriminalization of offense, procedures following, effect, 1459, 1460

      Ex-felons, restoration of voting rights

             Parole, discharge from, restoration of voting rights, certain provisions repealed, 1454, 1455, 1458

             Prison, immediate restoration of voting rights upon release, 1455, 1456, 1458

             Probation, discharge from, restoration of voting rights, certain provisions repealed, 1452-1454, 1458

CLARK COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Behavioral health region, transfer of County to separate region, 2044

      Clark County Crime Prevention Act of 2016, reporting requirements, penalties for violations, 4190, 4191

      Clark County Sales and Use Tax Act of 2005

             Reporting requirements, penalties for violations, 4189, 4190

             Sunsets removed, 4192

      Election procedures, appropriation for implementation of changes required by law, 4144

      Firearms seized or recovered by law enforcement agency, ballistics testing, 937, 938

      Homelessness to Housing, Nevada Interagency Advisory Council on, Sheriff to serve as member, 2108

      Industrial insurance, insurer’s list of health care providers in larger counties, requirements, 3443

      Las Vegas Valley Rim Trail, bond issue, 2862

      Park projects, bond issue, duties, 2861, 2862

      Sentencing Commission, Nevada, membership of County Public Defender, 2873

      State Public Works Division, duty to cooperate with, 4019

      Taxicab certificate holders, increase in annual fee per taxicab allocated, 2028

CLARK COUNTY PUBLIC EDUCATION FOUNDATION, INC.

      Other State Education Programs Account, allocations for training programs, duties, 2377, 2378

CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Computer literacy and computer science, appropriation, 2701

      Financial literacy, appropriation to support instruction, 2392, 2393

      Local school precincts (See SCHOOL PRECINCTS, LOCAL)

      Nevada Early Literacy Intervention Program, funding, duties, 2385, 2386

      Professional development for teachers and administrators, funding, duties, 2385, 2386

      School safety specialists, designation, duties, 3234

      Zoom schools program (See SCHOOLS, ZOOM)

CLERGY (See also RELIGION)

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, duty to report, 1932

      Legislative services, compensation of clergy, 4612

      Sexual conduct with person in position of authority over alleged victim, rebuttable presumption of nonconsent, 1906

CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS (See MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS AND CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS)

CLOSE CORPORATIONS (See also CORPORATIONS)

      Blockchains, authority to use, regulation, 2822

COCKFIGHTING

      Arrest of violator, procedures regarding animals following, 1775-1777

CODE OF MILITARY JUSTICE

      Determination of nonjudicial punishment by commanding officer, consultation with judge advocate and superior commissioned officer, 745

      Trial by court-martial in lieu of nonjudicial punishment, authority to request removed, 744-746

COERCION

      Domestic violence, additional acts constituting, 1805

      Employee misclassification, prohibited acts, penalties, 3158, 3159

      State or local government officers or employees, use of official authority or influence, prohibited acts, 809

COLLECTION AGENCIES AND AGENTS, LICENSES

      Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257, 4331, 4332

      Criminal history disqualification

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

      Financial Institutions, Division of (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF; PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

      Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

      Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

COLLECTIVE BARGAINING

      Government employees (See GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS)

      Prevailing wages, effect of collectively bargained for wage for craft or type of work, 701

COLLEGE SAVINGS PROGRAMS

      Board of Trustees of the College Savings Plans of Nevada

             Administrative costs and certain marketing costs, authority to seek and accept gifts and grants, 3907

             Chair, term of office provision removed, 3905

             Composition, 3904

             Governor’s appointees

                   Number, terms of office, 3904, 3907

                   Status, removal from office, 1566

             Voting members, 3904

      "Marketing" defined, 3904

      Nevada College Savings Program

             Authority of Board to accept gifts and grants, 3907

             Endowment Account, sources, authorized expenditures, 2507, 3132, 3906, 3907

             Nevada College Kick Start Program, accounting method for money in accounts, funding of marketing costs, 3905-3907

      Nevada College Savings Trust, authorized expenditures, 3132

      Nevada Higher Education Prepaid Tuition Trust Fund

             Authorized investments, 652-654

             Marketing costs, authorized expenditures, 3907

             State Treasurer, requirement to pay certain employees from assets of Trust Fund removed, 3905

COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES (See NEVADA SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION; POSTSECONDARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, PRIVATE)

COLORADO RIVER COMMISSION OF NEVADA

      Authorized expenditures, 3138

      Electric service providers

             Annual reports of compliance with portfolio standards, 12, 23

             Public Utilities Commission, providers not subject to jurisdiction, 12, 23

      Emergency response plans, notice regarding compliance with laws, receipt of guide, 2470

      Governor’s appointees, status, removal from office, 1566

      Salaries of unclassified staff, 3332

COMMERCE TAX

      Filing of return, elimination of requirement for certain businesses, 2022

      Payroll taxes, rate adjustment from combined revenue with commerce tax, procedure repealed, legally operative rates maintained and continued, 3294

COMMERCIAL COACHES

      Certificates of ownership, issuance, requirements, procedures, 2422, 2423

      Transfer of ownership by certificate of ownership in beneficiary form upon death of owner, 2423, 2424

      Transfer of title or interest, signature requirements, 2424

COMMERCIAL FEED (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

      Criminal history disqualification from obtaining license

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2955, 2956

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2955

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2954, 2955

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining license, 2955

COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILD

      Coordinator of services for commercially sexually exploited children, creation of position, duties, appropriation, 3075, 3077

      Definitions

             Acts "as soon as reasonably practicable,” 1931

             Agency which provides child welfare services, 1931

             Child, 1931

             Child welfare services, 1931

             Commercial sexual exploitation, 1931, 3077

             Commercially sexually exploited child, 1931, 3076, 3077

             Has "reasonable cause to believe,” 1931

             Information maintained by an agency which provides child welfare services, 1931

             Juvenile justice agency, 3076, 3077

      Housing and services, assessment of needs and development of plan to provide, requirements, 3075, 3076

      Juvenile courts

             Adjudication of child as delinquent or in need of supervision, restrictions, 3076

             Agencies which provide child welfare services

                   Access to information maintained by agency, restrictions, 1934, 1935

                   Reports to agency, duties, 3076

             Juvenile detention facilities, placement prohibited, 3076

      Juvenile justice agencies, duties, 3076, 3077

      Legal representation of child, duty of coordinator to provide, 3075, 3076

      Prostitution or solicitation, adjudication of child as delinquent or in need of supervision prohibited, 3076

      Reports of commercial sexual exploitation of child

             Agencies which provide child welfare services

                   Assessment of child and family, duties, provision of counseling, training or other services, 1933

                   Information maintained by, duties, confidentiality and disclosures, penalties, 1933-1935

                   Initial screening and report to law enforcement agency, duties, 1932

                    Receipt of reports, 1932, 3076, 3077

             Attorneys, reports conflicting with ethical duties, requirements, 1932

             Juvenile courts, duties, 3076

             Juvenile justice agencies, duties, 3076, 3077

             Law enforcement agencies, duty of certain persons to report directly to agencies, penalties for violations, 1932

             Persons authorized and required to report, duties, penalties for violations, 1932

             Violent or sexual offenses, reports deemed to be reports of commercial sexual exploitation of child, 1935

      Secured placement of child, requirements, duties of coordinator, 3075, 3076

COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES

      Civil actions, commencement voted on by owners of units, procedures, 1381

      Community managers, fingerprints of applicant seeking certificate or temporary certificate required, 69

      Constructional defects, authority of associations, 2263, 2267

      Homesteads (See HOMESTEADS)

      Nonresidential planned communities, applicability of laws, authorized provisions of declaration, 1377, 1378

      Pets, restrictions on regulation by unit-owners’ association, 2626, 2627

      Reserve study specialists, fingerprints of applicants required, 69

      Study of issues of concern to communities authorized, 676

      Towing of vehicle from residential complex, notice requirements, exceptions, 1168, 1169

      Units

             Files for units, fees for opening or closing, limitations, 852

             Government shutdowns, foreclosure sales during period of, procedures, limitations, penalty for violations, 3183-3187

             Resales of units

                   Demand, statements of, duties of association, time for taking action, fees, 858, 861

                   Documents in electronic format, authority of association to charge fee removed, 860

                   Resale packages

                          Certificates, fees charged for preparation, regulation, limitation, 860

                          Period of validity, 858

                          Time frame for certain actions to be taken, 857, 858, 860

             Use, restrictions, removal of unanimous consent requirement to change, 1380

COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES AND CONDOMINIUM HOTELS, COMMISSION FOR

      Community managers and reserve study specialists, regulations regarding background investigations, repeal of provisions, 71, 72

      Members, status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

      Resale packages, maximum fee for preparing certain certificate, regulations, 860

COMMUNITY-BASED LIVING ARRANGEMENT SERVICES

      Administrative sanctions, grounds, 2155

      Certification, repeal of provisions, 254

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, duty to report, 1932

      Complaints

             Instructions for making complaint, posting, penalty for violations, 267

             Investigation of complaints, procedures, 264, 266, 267

             Telephone number for making complaint, posting, 267, 2148

      Contracts with Division of Public and Behavioral Health

             Contents, requirements, 2148

             Overpayments, reimbursement to Division, effect of failure to reimburse, 2149, 2156

      Deaths occurring in, reports, exemptions from investigations, penalties for violations, 1666-1671

      Definition, 247, 248, 250, 2147

      Developmental disabilities, persons with

             Removal or repeal of provisions regarding, 252, 254

             Secondary diagnosis of developmental disability, authority to provide services to, 2148

      Employees

             Ability to communicate with recipients to whom person provides services required, 2148

             Background investigations, requirements, 249

             Training (See Training for employees and operators, this heading)

      Facilities for the dependent (See also MEDICAL FACILITIES AND RELATED ENTITIES)

             Inclusion of services as, 248, 250, 251

      Inspection of building or premises, 250, 2153

      Intellectual disability, persons with secondary diagnosis of, authority to provide services to, 2148

      Licenses (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2911

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2911

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2910, 2911

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial, suspension or revocation, grounds, 2154

             Expiration, 2153

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2911

             Issuance, qualifications, 2153

             Renewal

                   Requirements, 249, 2153

                   Restrictions, 2149

             Surety bond or other security, requirement, regulation, 2152

      Mental illness, authority to provide services to any person with primary diagnosis of, 2148

      Minors, residing in building operated by provider prohibited, 2148

      Nursing license requirements, inapplicability, criteria, 252, 253

      Overpayments to provider, reimbursement to Division of Public and Behavioral Health, effect of failure to make reimbursement, 2149, 2156

      Patient safety officer, designation, duties, 1667, 1670

      Recipients of services

             Access to qualified licensed professionals, duties of providers, 2148

             Categorization system for recipients, regulations, 1779

             Individualized plans for provision of services, requirements, 2148

      Regulations, renumbering, removal of void provisions, 254

      Sentinel events defined to include deaths, reports, investigations, penalties, 1666-1671

      State Long-Term Care Ombudsman, duties, 264-267

      Training for employees and operators

             Labor and industrial relation laws, training requirements, regulation, 2152

             Mental illness, persons with, training and continuing education regarding provision of services to, requirements, exemptions, 2152

             Standards for and minimum competencies, study, 253, 254

COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER POOLS (See also MEDICAL FACILITIES AND RELATED ENTITIES)

      Discrimination, prohibited acts, required policies and notices, 1333, 1334

      Employees and agents, cultural competency training, requirements, 1334

COMMUNITY MANAGERS

      Certificates or temporary certificates, fingerprints of applicant required for background investigation, 69

COMMUNITY PROPERTY

      Transmutation of property held in trust, burden of proof, 1852

COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT

      Abandoned residential property, qualifications for rehabilitation, 1414

      "Dwelling units for low-income households,” phrase replaced with "affordable housing,” 1411, 1412

      "Low-income housing,” definition repealed, 1424

      Prevailing wage laws, applicability of requirements, 711

      Residential property, qualifications for rehabilitation, 1413

      Schools, allocation of certain tax proceeds to school district rather than redevelopment agency, procedure, 1406, 1408

COMMUNITY SERVICE AS PUNISHMENT OR RESTITUTION

      Administrative assessments, community service in lieu of payment authorized, 2454

      Arrest for traffic violations

             Presumption that person arrested should be released on own recognizance, exception for willfully refusing to perform community service, 2277, 2278

             Warrant, issuance for failure to perform service to satisfy entire amount of assessment, fine or fee owed, 2278

      Driver’s licenses, suspension for failure perform community service, 2274, 2453

      Hourly amount to be credited toward payment of fine, establishment, 2277

      Indigent, persons determined to be, effect of failure to complete community service to satisfy entire amount owed, 2276

      Juvenile courts

             Alternative programs, authority of court to order payment of costs associated with participation by performing community service repealed, 1962

             Insurance coverage for persons performing community service, payment of costs, provisions repealed, waiver of liability, 1962

      Trick driving displays, penalty, 686

COMPACTS WITH OTHER STATES

      California-Nevada Compact for Jurisdiction on Interstate Waters, authority of law enforcement officers, claims against, 447, 448

      Insurance Commissioner, authority to enter, regulations, 1433

      Military Children, Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for

             Interscholastic activities, immediate eligibility of transferred child, 271

             Liaison between school district and military families, designation by districts of employee to serve as, duties, 271, 272

      Western Regional Educational Compact, appropriation for nursing student program, 3049

COMPLIANCE AND CODE ENFORCEMENT SECTION (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF — Public Works Division, State)

COMPUTERS AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS

      Blockchain technology

             Authority of business entities to use, 2821-2825

             Public blockchains, use, retention of ownership rights to information, 2818

      County clerks, use of certain fees, 457, 458

      Cybersecurity (See CYBERSECURITY)

      Deferred deposit, high-interest and title loans, creation of database, submission of information, 942, 943

      E-mail (See ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS, RECORDS AND TRANSACTIONS)

      Electronic waste, disposition by certain governmental entities, requirements, exemptions, 2215-2221, 2574-2578

      Finance, Office of, information technology system, extension of reversion date of previous appropriations, 2781

      Gang database, use by local law enforcement agencies to identify suspected members and affiliates of criminal gangs, requirements, 2199, 2200

      Government agencies, duties regarding updates to information processing systems, 2818

      Higher education, statewide database of sources of financial assistance, establishment, duties of State Treasurer, 2324

      Homeless and unaccompanied pupils, creation of databases related to, 370, 371

      Internet (See INTERNET)

      Justice courts and municipal courts, funding of court information technology, 2280

      Local government purchasing, exemptions from competitive bidding, 774

      Motor Vehicles, Department of, technology fee continued, 2501, 2502

      Reapportionment and redistricting, authority of Legislative Commission to enter into contracts, 4619

      Schools

             Computer science instruction programs, assistance to schools in establishing, availability of Internet resource repository, 2696

             Cyber-bullying, investigations, plan to protect safety of pupil involved, 1308, 1310

             Desktop monitoring and school improvement software, appropriation, 3471

             Minimum recommended expenditure, duties, procedures, 4221-4223

             Minimum required expenditures

                   2019-2021 biennium, waiver of certain requirements, procedures, 3268

                   Repeal of provisions, 4221-4223, 4253

             Nevada Ready 21 Technology Program

                   Appropriation for competitive grant program, 2383

                   Block grants, issuance, use, 3266, 3267

             School services, information to be provided by schools before allowing pupils to use or providing pupils with any technology, 3942

             Teachers, computer literacy or computer science

                   Curriculum and standards required to educate and train persons studying to become teacher, grant to develop, funding, 2697, 2700

                   Endorsement to teach, costs of coursework to receive, reimbursement, funding, 2696, 2697

                   Incentives to earn degree or credentials in, grant program, 2697

                   Training in methods to teach pupils, requirements of regional training programs, appropriation, 2698, 2701

      Voter registration by computer (See ELECTIONS — Registration of voters)

CONDOMINIUM HOTELS

      Commission (See COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES AND CONDOMINIUM HOTELS, COMMISSION FOR)

      Community managers, fingerprints of applicant seeking certificate or temporary certificate required, 69

      Resale packages, period of validity, time for taking certain action, 863

      Reserve study specialists, fingerprints of applicants required, 69

CONFIDENTIAL AND PRIVILEGED INFORMATION

      Abandoned or unclaimed property, interagency agreements to share information authorized, 3012

      Athletic Commission, Nevada, duties, 1254, 1255

      Cannabis Compliance Board, certain information and data, authorized disclosures, 3782, 3783

      Cannabis, medical use of, School of Medicine research program, records and certain information, authorized release, 3831

      City or county clerks, persons authorized to request confidentiality of personal information contained in records, 728, 729, 867, 868

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, information maintained by agencies which provide child welfare services, 1933-1935

      Consumer litigation funding claims, privileged communications, 2406

      County assessor’s records, persons authorized to request confidentiality of personal information, 727, 728, 866, 867

      County recorder’s records, persons authorized to request confidentiality of personal information, 726, 727, 865, 866

      Cyber Defense Coordination, Nevada Office of, duties, 2475

      Cybersecurity incident response plans, 2472

      Deferred deposit, high-interest and title loans database, 943

      Elections

             Provisional ballots, system to obtain information on ballots cast, requirements, 4057

             Security of information systems, records relating to, 3370

      Electric scooter-share programs, trip data, 1882, 1883

      Emergency medical services provided by out-of-network providers, arbitration of disputes regarding payment, related information, 325, 326

      Employee misclassifications, authority of state agencies to communicate confidential information, 3157

      Equal Rights Commission, Nevada, access to and disclosure of information, restrictions, 807, 808

      Health carriers

             Network of providers, letter denying inclusion, contents, 551

             Provider network contracts, requirements, 1604

      Homeland security, certain records of providers of new electric resources, 3530

      Judicial Retirement System, files and records, certain information, 1174

      Legislators’ Retirement System, files and records, certain information, 1174

      Low-income housing projects, transferable tax credit program, certain information provided by project sponsors, 3764, 3765

      Marijuana taxes, certain information, 2509

      Marriage and Family Therapists and Clinical Professional Counselors, Board of Examiners for, lists of licenses with certain disaster training, 4160

      Maternal Mortality Review Committee, records and information, 43, 44

      Medical Examiners, Board of, lists of licensees with certain disaster training, 4157

      Medical facilities and related entities, information concerning sexual orientation or HIV status of patient or resident, 1335

      Mental illness, persons with, disclosure of consumer records to health care providers, 363

      Nevada Threat Analysis Center Advisory Committee, certain information and materials, 162, 163

      Nevada Threat Analysis Center, disclosure of collected confidential information prohibited, penalties, 161

      Nursing, State Board of, lists of licensees with certain disaster training, 4158

      Optometry, Nevada State Board of, information relating to complaints against licensees, 3640

      Osteopathic Medicine, State Board of, lists of licensees with certain disaster training, 4159

      Patient Protection Commission, certain information maintained by state agencies, 2811, 2812

      Peace officers, peer support counseling, removal of exception to privileged communications with counselor, 974

      Product Innovation, Regulatory Experimentation Program for, records or information submitted to or obtained by regulators, 3990

      Psychological Examiners, Board of, lists of licensees with certain disaster training, 4159

      Public Employees’ Retirement System, files and records, certain information, 1174

      Public records, authority of governmental entities to declare certain records confidential, 4009

      Radiation therapy and radiologic imaging, reports of investigations and inspections, 2731

      Resilience Advisory Committee, Nevada, information and materials received, 1024, 1025

      Schools

             Blueprints of schools, confidentiality, disclosures, 1062, 1063

             Licensing of educational personnel, certain information shared by governing bodies, 1053

             SafeVoice Program, requirements, 3236-3239, 3968, 3971, 3972

      Secretary of State’s elections records, persons authorized to request confidentiality of personal information, 728, 729, 867, 868

      Sexual Assault, Advisory Committee on Rights of Survivors of, information obtained by independent experts, 2847, 2848

      Sickle cell disease and variants, reports regarding, certain identifying information, immunity from liability, 2159, 2160

      Social security numbers or other identifying number provided by licensing applicants

             Behavior analysts, interventionists and technicians, 4342

             City licensing

                   Professions or occupations generally, 4338

                   Property managers, 4338

             Emergency medical services personnel, 4348

             Engine emission control devices, inspectors, 4345

             Notaries public, 4337

             Property tax appraisers, 4339

             Public librarians, 4339

             School personnel, 4340

             Time shares, project managers, representatives and sales agents, 4335

             Title 54 professions and occupations, 4256

             Towns, professions or occupations generally, 4338

      Social Workers, Board of Examiners for, lists of licensees with certain disaster training, 4161

      Supported decision-making agreements, information collected on behalf of principal, 462

      Taxation, Department of, records and files, 118, 121, 3867-3870

      Victims of crime

             Fictitious address program, restrictions regarding records of participants, 1800, 1801

             Residential confinement of offenders, information relating to victims, 240, 3063

             Victim’s advocates and victims, communication privilege extended to additional persons, 86, 2634

CONSENT

      Abortion, informed consent requirements, 1502-1504

      Common-interest communities, uses to which unit is restricted, removal of unanimous consent requirement to change, 1380

      Dental therapists, contents of written practice agreements, 3201

      Electric scooter-share programs, requirements for disclosure of trip data, 1883

      Law enforcement officers, sexual conduct with person in custody prohibited, consent no defense to prosecution, 836

      Marriage of minor 17 years of age, consent of parent or guardian and authorization of district court required, 3660, 3661

      Mental health facilities, emergency admissions of minors

             Detention of minor for evaluation, observation and treatment, consent to admission unnecessary, 2619

             Person applying for emergency admission, duty to attempt to obtain consent before making application, maintenance of documentation of attempts, 2620

      Prescriptions for pain management

             Initial prescriptions issued to certain patients, requirements, 2136, 2138, 2139

             Medical records, documentation of informed consent, 2139

             Voiding of regulation regarding previous consent, 2141

      Sexual conduct with person in position of authority over alleged victim, rebuttable presumption of nonconsent, 1906

      Sterilization of protected person, consent by guardian, requirements, 84, 85

CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 3138, 3139, 3145, 3146

      Bond issue, reports on use of proceeds, duties, 2865

      Capital improvements, funding, 3306, 3310

      Carson River corridor improvements, bond issue, 2862

      Director

             Natural Heritage, Division of, appointment of Administrator, 579

             Outdoor Recreation, Advisory Board on, member, duties, 3705

             Outdoor Recreation, Division of, appointment of Administrator, receipt of report, 3704, 3706

             Recycling, duties, receipt of reports, 2216, 2219

             Salary, 3327

      Environmental Commission (See ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION, STATE)

      Environmental health specialist laws inapplicable to employees, exception, 2112

      Environmental Protection, Division of

             Mining operations, reclamation of land, remedies for certain violations, 3980

             Public water systems, remedies for certain violations, 3979

      Fire suppression

             Appropriation for allocation for expenses, 3361

             Temporary advances of money for expenses, requests, 3357, 3358

             Wildfires

                   Landscape projects to reduce threat, bond issue, 2863, 2864

                   Prevention, restoration and long-term planning, funding, duties, 2791, 2792

      Fleet vehicles using alternative fuels or clean vehicles, duties repealed, 1061

      Forestry, Division of

             Deferred maintenance projects, appropriation, 2803, 2804

             Equipment replacement, appropriation, 2803, 2804

             Fire prevention and forest health report, duties, 740, 741

             Fire suppression and emergency response, appropriation for allocation, 3361

             Flora, permit requirements regarding fully protected species, duties, 732

             Helicopter and vehicles, replacement, appropriation, 2803, 2804

             Landscape projects to reduce wildfire threats, bond issue, coordination of grants, 2863

             Logging, duties, 736-738

             Renewable natural resources, certain powers and duties removed, 741

             Timberland conversion certificates, duties, 740, 741

      General appropriations, 3348, 3349, 3352, 3353

      Greenhouse gas emissions, duties, 1971, 1972

      Hazardous waste, remedies for certain violations, 3980

      Historic Preservation, Office of

             Passport program for historical sites, creation, appropriation, 3723, 3724

             State Register of Historic Places, inclusion of landmarks, duties, 973

             Technical advisory program for preservation of certain buildings and structures, establishment, appropriation, 3899, 3900

      Information technology infrastructure replacement, appropriation, 2791

      Lake Tahoe Path System, enhancement and development, bond issue, 2862

      Natural Heritage, Division of

             Administrator, appointment, classification, duties, 579, 580

             Composition, 579

             Duties of Division, 580

             Part of Department, 580

      Nevada Natural Heritage Program

             Repeal of Program, transfer of duties to Division of Natural Heritage, 580

             Wetlands projects, bond issue, coordination of grants, 2863

      Outdoor Recreation, Division of

             Administrator

                   Appointment, classification, 3704

                   Biennial report, submission to Director, 3705

                   Duties, 3702, 3704-3706

                   Executive head of Division, 3702

                   Regulations, authority, 3705

             Appropriation for personnel and operating costs, 3706

             Creation, 3703

             Definitions, 3703

             Employees, duties, 3702

             Part of Department, 3703

      Personnel and costs of certain grant program, appropriation, 2865, 2866

      Recreational facilities, campsites and trails, bond issue, 2863, 2864

      Recycling

             Biennial report, contents, 2216

             Consultations with certain governmental entities, requirements, 2217-2221

      Sagebrush Ecosystem Council, status of members, removal from office, 1566

      Sagebrush ecosystems, bond issue, 2863, 2864

      State Lands, Division of

             Historic preservation projects, bond issue, 2862

             Lake Tahoe Basin

                   Account for License Plates for Support of Preservation and Restoration of Natural Environment, authorized uses, 892

                   Environmental improvements, bond issue, 891

             Wildlife habitat protection, wetlands and other environmental resources, bond issue, coordination of grants, 2863

      State Parks, Division of (See also STATE PARKS)

             Administrator, member of Advisory Board on Outdoor Recreation, 3705

             Facilities, vehicles and equipment, appropriations, 2785

             Motor vehicle fuel tax, receipt of allocations, 3145

             Outdoor Education and Recreation Grant Program, creation, appropriation, 3960-3962

             Preservation of property or natural resources of State, bond issue, 2861

             Recreational facilities, campsites and trails, bond issue, coordination of grants, 2863

             Reversion of certain previous appropriations extended, 3359

            Violation of regulations, when criminal liability attaches, 672, 673

      Storage tanks, remedies for certain violations, 3980

      Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Department of, consultation regarding Historic Sites Passport Program, 3723, 3724

      Truckee River corridor improvements, bond issue, 2862

      Water pollution control, remedies for certain violations, 3978

      Water Resources, Division of

             State Engineer (See STATE ENGINEER)

             Vehicles and computer hardware and software, appropriation, 2792, 2793

             Water conservation plans, contents, review, 2098, 2099

      Weather modification, criminal disqualification of applicants for license and permit, petitions regarding, procedures, Internet publication of information, reports, 2943, 2944

      Wetlands projects, bond issue, 2863, 2864

      Wildlife habitat projects, bond issue, 2863, 2864

CONSERVATION CAMPS

      Authorized expenditures, 3137, 3139

      Forestry conservation camps, appropriations, 2803, 2804, 3348

      General appropriations, 3347, 3348

      Repair of facilities, appropriations, 2794

CONSPIRACY

      Facilitating sex trafficking, penalty, 1810

      Gaming, penalty for certain violations, 4478

CONSTABLES (See also PEACE OFFICERS)

      Certification as peace officer, requirements, effect of failure to obtain or maintain certification, 1554

      Civil cases, fees for certain services, 1557

      Clerical and operational staff, possession of firearm while performing duties prohibited, 1555, 1556

      Collection of sums on execution or writ, fee on amount over $3,500, 1558

      Deputies

             Certification as peace officer, requirements, 1555

             Compensation, approval requirements for certain offices, 1555

      Eviction proceedings

             Inspection of notices to surrender prohibited, exceptions, 269

             Summary eviction proceedings, duties, 3910, 3913-3915, 3921

      Nonpartisan office, designation as, 1559

      Office established by county commissioners as enterprise fund

             Deputy constables, compensation, approval requirements, 1555

             Fees collected, duties, 1559

      Traffic citations, collection of fees, procedures, 1556, 1557

      Vacancies, procedures for filling, 1555

CONSTITUTION, UNITED STATES

      Fifteenth Amendment, ratification by Nevada commemorated, 4585, 4586

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, NEVADA

      Equality of rights under law guaranteed to all persons, 4636, 4637

      Marriage

             Recognition regardless of gender, equal treatment under law, 4604

             Refusal to solemnize, rights of religious organizations and clergy, 4604

      Minimum wage, increase, authority of Legislature, 4630-4632

      Pardons Commissioners, State Board of, express provision for Board, procedures, 4613, 4614

      State University, Legislature’s authority to adopt statutes, 4591-4595

      Voters’ Bill of Rights, adoption, 4614, 4615

CONSTRUCTIONAL DEFECTS

      Builder’s warranty

             Contractors, duty to provide to purchaser of single-family residence, requirements, penalty for failure to provide or to respond reasonably to claim under warranty, 2283-2285

             Homeowner’s warranty, redesignated as "builder’s warranty," requirements, 2259-2261

      Civil actions

             Common-interest communities, authority of associations, 2263, 2267

             Damages

                   Additional costs reasonably incurred by claimant, requirement that claimant prove constructional defect removed, 2261

                   Fraud, damages resulting from, time for commencement of actions, 2263

             Homeowner’s warranties

                   Claimant, duty to disclose to contractor all information regarding warranty, provision repealed, 2262

                   Exhaustion of claims under warranty before commencing action, requirement repealed, 2261

      Inspections, procedures, 2260

      Insurance, homeowner’s warranty not type of, laws clarified, 2261

      Notice of defect

             Contents, requirements, 2259, 2261

             Homeowner’s warranty, denial of claim under warranty required before sending notice, provisions repealed, 2261

      Recovery Fund

             Contractors, disclosures to purchasers concerning rights related to account, penalty for violations, 2283, 2284

             Notice of rights, increase in amount of recovery, 37, 38

      Rights of purchasers of single-family residences, contractors to provide disclosure document to purchasers, 2283

CONSUMER AFFAIRS DIVISION (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

CONSUMER CREDIT

      Discrimination, prohibited acts, duties of Commissioner of Financial Institutions, 1594

CONSUMER EQUITABILITY, STATE SEALER OF

      Public weighmasters, licenses

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2953

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2953

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2952, 2953

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2953

      Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on license applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Weights and measures, certificates to adjust or repair devices

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2944

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2943

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2943, 2944

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2951

CONSUMER HEALTH ASSISTANCE, OFFICE FOR

      Advocate, assistance to consumers, duties, reports, 314, 315

      Health carriers offering network plans, annual receipt of information, compilation of reports, duties, 297, 315

      Salaries of unclassified staff, 3328, 3329

CONSUMER LITIGATION FUNDING COMPANIES

      Amount to be paid company pursuant to contract, requirements, limitations, 2405, 2406

      Annual report to Commissioner of Financial Institutions, 2412

      Assessments, payment, 2412, 2414, 2415

      Assets, requirements, 2411

      Attorneys, prohibited interest in company, 2405

      Books and accounting records, requirements, 2411, 2412

      Change of address, notice, penalty for noncompliance, 2411

      Conduct of business by other name or at unstated place, prohibitions, 2412

      Contracts, requirements, void provisions, 2401-2406, 2414

      Definitions, 2400, 2401

      Enforcement powers of Commissioner of Financial Institutions, 2412, 2413

      Inspections and examinations, 2411, 2412

      Licenses

             Applications, 2407-2410

             Bond, requirements, 2409, 2410

             Fees, 2409

             Grant or denial, order for, 2410, 2411

             Nontransferability, 2411

             Refusal to issue or renew, grounds, 2408

             Suspension or revocation, grounds, 2409, 2413

             Withdrawal of application, when deemed, 2407

      Liens, priority, 2406

      Registered agent, requirements, 2411

      Violations

             Unlicensed practice, penalties, 2406, 2407, 2413

             Voiding of contracts, 2406

CONSUMER PROTECTION, BUREAU OF (See ATTORNEY GENERAL)

CONSUMER PROTECTION FROM THE ACCRUAL OF PREDATORY INTEREST AFTER DEFAULT ACT

      Actions to collect consumer debt

             Attorney’s fees, awards, amount, 2310, 2311

             Award of interest, requirements, limitations, 2310

      Applicability of laws, 2308, 2309

      Consumer form contracts

             Change of terms, agreement by affirmative consent, requirements, 2309

             Choice of law, requirements, certain provision deemed void, 2309

             Contracts between consumer and unlicensed persons deemed void, effect, 2310

             Forum selection, certain provisions deemed void, 2309

             Prohibited contents, 2309, 2310

             Provisions in contract violating laws deemed void and unenforceable, 2310

             Signatures, requirements, 2309

             Use restricted, 2308

      Definitions, 2307, 2308

      Purpose and construction of laws, 2307

      Short title, 2307

CONSUMER REPORTS

      Delinquent fine, fee, assessment or restitution, authority of state of local entities to notify credit agencies removed, 2273, 2452

CONTINUANCES

      Legislative sessions, continuance of administrative or court proceedings during, requirements, procedures, 3606, 3607

CONTRACEPTION (See BIRTH CONTROL)

CONTRACTORS

      Advertising violations, repeal of prohibition on disconnection of telephone number of paging service, 2036, 2037

      Cease and desist orders of State Contractors’ Board, procedures, penalties, right to contest, 154-157

      Classification or subclassification of license, work outside of authorized in certain circumstances, 1608

      Constructional defects (See CONSTRUCTIONAL DEFECTS)

      Disciplinary action, grounds, 2284, 2285

      General building contractors

             Hiring by general engineering contractors, restrictions in certain circumstances, 159

             Management and counseling services on projects, authority, 159

             Prime contractors, requirements for construction projects, exceptions, 159

      Housing, Advisory Committee on, membership, 2428

      Independent contractors (See also INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS)

             Presumption of status, criteria, 3160

      Licenses

             Armed Forces or National Guard members on active duty, reinstatement of suspended license, fee waiver, 2035, 2036

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial

                   Based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

                   Hearings, 2031

             Inactive status, validity period extended, 2034, 2037

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Qualifications regarding experience, 2032, 2033

             Residential construction, demonstration of financial responsibility, requirements for renewal application repealed, 2033, 2034

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      Manufactured home parks, authority to perform maintenance to home or park without license in certain circumstances, complaint procedures, 1610-1613

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      Recovery Fund

             Contractors, disclosures to purchasers concerning rights related to account, penalty for violations, 2283, 2284

             Notice of rights, increase in amount of recovery, 37, 38

      School blueprints, disclosures upon request, 1062, 1063

      State Contractors’ Board (See also PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

             Cease and desist orders

                   Compliance with order, determination, 154

                   Contesting order, procedures, 157

                   Issuance, grounds, 154

                   Noncompliance with order, determination, procedures following, 154-156

             Denial of license application, delegation of authority to hold hearings, duties, 2031

             Labor Commissioner, notification to Board regarding violations of prevailing wage laws, 702

             Manufactured home parks, contractors authorized to perform unlicensed work in, complaint procedures, 1611, 1612

             Sunset Subcommittee of Legislative Commission

                   Criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, review, recommendations, 2904, 2905

                   Study of professional and occupational licensing boards, 4629, 4630

      Unlicensed practice, penalties, 156

CONTRACTS AND AGREEMENTS

      Airport Authority of Carson City, authority to enter certain agreements, certain approval requirements eliminated, 878

      Alcohol and drug abuse treatment providers, facilities and programs, prohibited practices, exceptions, 1679, 1680

      Business license required for contracts with State, exceptions, 401

      Cannabis Compliance Board, authority to enter into, 3779

      Central Repository, requirements for certain contracts, 2255

      Challenge schools, agreements to establish, deemed public school upon execution of agreement, 1981

      Charitable games and charitable lotteries, qualified organizations

             Unsuitability of associated persons, effect, 962

             Vendors, prohibited contracts, 963

      Children’s Health Insurance Program, prescription drugs

             Payments and rebates, contracts for, requirements, 4027, 4028

             Purchasing agreements, requirements, reports, 4028, 4029

      Commissioner of Insurance, authority to enter certain contracts, 3037

      Community-based living arrangement services, contracts between Division of Public and Behavioral Health and provider, requirements, 2148, 2149

      Consumer litigation funding contracts, requirements, cancellation, void contracts, 2401-2406, 2414

      Consumer Protection from the Accrual of Predatory Interest After Default Act, adoption, 2307-2311

      Core correctional services, contracts with private entities for provision prohibited, exception, 953

      Dental therapists, written practice agreements, contents, 3201

      Group insurance for public employees, authority to obtain prescription drugs through purchasing agreements, 4026, 4028

      Indian tribes

             Disasters, grants or loans following, agreements with Attorney General, 3630

             Police officers employed by, agreements with police departments regarding jurisdictional limitations, 534

      Local purchasing (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT PURCHASING)

      Medicaid, prescription drugs

             Payments and rebates, contracts for, requirements, 4027, 4028

             Purchasing agreements, requirements, reports, 4028, 4029

      Medical plans, short-term limited duration, cancellation or rescission, 1429

      Motor Vehicles, Department of, authority to contract with vendors to provide and track temporary placards issued upon sale or long-term lease of vehicles, 3298

      Nonprofit health benefit plans, authority to obtain prescription drugs through purchasing agreements, 4028, 4032

      Occupational licensing boards, contracts for acceptance of payments by credit card, debit card or electronic transfer, 1303, 1304

      Personal injury liability, authority to void certain prior releases, requirements, procedures, 2499

      Reapportionment and redistricting, authority of Legislative Commission to enter into contracts, 4619

      School districts, contracts with private schools for provision of school police officers authorized, requirements, immunity from liability, 3252

      Settlement agreements (See SETTLEMENT AGREEMENTS)

      Small claims actions brought in justice court, venue, 52, 53

      State purchasing (See STATE PURCHASING)

      Supported decision-making agreements authorized, requirements, 461

      Tahoe Douglas Visitor’s Authority, powers, 2362, 2365

      Transportation, Department of, filing requirements for contracts with independent contractors, 51

CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES

      Cannabis, driving under the influence, persons not exempt from state prosecution, 3835

      Civil penalties for violations involving schedule I-III substances, 4476

      Date rape drugs

             Habitual criminal, conviction for possession may be used as basis for conviction as, 4441

             Probation or suspension of sentence prohibited, 4473

             Sex offenders (See SEX OFFENDERS)

             Trafficking, penalty, 4474

      Drug abuse (See ALCOHOL OR DRUG ABUSE)

      First offense, penalties for certain unauthorized acts, 4466

      Hemp, unregistered activities, reports to local law enforcement agency, 2588, 2589

      High-risk behavior, orders for protection against, procedures, 3948, 3950-3952, 4170-4177

      Optometrists, authority regarding pharmaceutical agents, 3646

      Place for illegal sale or use, penalty for keeping, 4465

      Possession, penalties, probation or suspension of sentence, 4470, 4471, 4474

      Prescriptions (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Probation authorized if mitigating circumstances exist, exceptions, 4466, 4467, 4474

      Recovery centers

             Chart orders, authority to use, 723

             Delivery of substances to facility without pharmacy on premises, 725

             Licensing and regulation by State Board of Pharmacy, 723, 724

      Registration to dispense, suspension or revocation, grounds, 172

      School pupils, certain sale or distribution by, disciplinary procedures, 3291, 3575, 3576

      State employees, screening tests may include sample of person’s blood or other bodily substance, 598, 599

      Subsequent offenses, penalties for certain unauthorized acts, 4466

      Trafficking, quantity of substance for determining penalties, 4474

      Unlawful use, penalty, 4475

CONVENTIONS AND CONVENTION CENTERS

      Cigarettes and other tobacco products, issuance of temporary license to operate at conventions authorized, 616

      Employees, health and safety training requirements, 490-494

      Tahoe Douglas Visitor’s Authority, authority as to convention center, 114, 2361-2368

CONVICTIONS

      Child welfare proceedings, restrictions on release of child to convicted parent or guardian, 2614

      Civil commitment of alcoholics and drug addicts convicted of crime, provisions repealed, 4488

      Decriminalization of offense, procedures following, effect, 1459, 1460

      Domestic violence perpetrators, entry of findings by court, orders, 1808, 1809

      Habitual criminals, determination of status, criteria, 4441

      HIV exposure laws, study of possible disparities in related convictions, 467

      Involuntary servitude victims, vacation of certain judgments, procedures, 409-411

      Postconviction procedures

             Factual innocence, hearing to establish based on newly discovered evidence, procedures, 2976-2981

             Habeas corpus petitions challenging time served, filing requirements, procedures, 3008-3010

      Sex trafficking victims, vacation of certain judgments, procedures, 409-411

      Specialty court programs, authority of district court to enter judgment of conviction for certain offenses before placing defendant on probation, 2444-2446

      Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for certain purposes, exceptions, 2278

      Voting rights, restoration to certain convicted persons, 1452-1458

      Wrongful convictions, actions for damages or other relief

             Attorney General, pleadings to be served upon, 4367

             Attorney’s fees, awards, 4368

             Damages, amount, limitations, 4368

             Dismissal of action, 4367

             Immunity of State waived, 4366

             Limitation of actions, 4368

             Reserve for Statutory Contingency Account, payment of awards from account, 4369, 4370

             Restitution, authority of court to order reimbursement for, 4368

             Settlement agreements, effect of settlement on amount awarded by court, 4369

             Sex offenders, remedies for, 4368

             Trial of action, setting of time for, 4370

COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS, PUBLIC AGENCIES

      Abandoned or unclaimed property, interagency agreements to share confidential information, 3012

      Cannabis Compliance Board, authority to enter into, 3779

      Emergency management, county organizations, 1081

      Fuel taxes, authority of Department of Motor Vehicles, 1573

      Investments of administrative entities, authorized securities, applicability of laws expanded, 661-666

      Medical facilities providing educational services, requirements for agreements with out-of-state facilities, 3111, 3112

      Motor Vehicles, Department of, authority to enter agreement with Department of Veterans Services for certain purposes, 574, 575

      Regulatory Experimentation Program for Product Innovation, multijurisdictional operation of participants, 3992

      State Forester Firewarden, agreements to collect and publish data related to renewable natural resources, authority removed, 741

COOPERATIVE ASSOCIATIONS

      Blockchains, authority to use, regulation, 2822

      Electric service providers, applicability of portfolio standards, determination of total amount of electricity sold, reports, 14, 16, 17, 20, 21, 23

CORNERS, PERPETUATION OF

      Applicability of laws expanded, restrictions on use of records, 1531, 1532

CORONERS

      Account for support of office

             Sources, 4166, 4167

             Use, 4164

      Appointed coroners, applicability of laws, 4163, 4164

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, duty to report, 1932

      Communicable diseases, testing of decedents, authority, 4163

      Controlled substances, computerized program to track prescriptions, duty to upload information removed, effect, 169, 172

      Disaster Identification Coordination Committee, State, representation, 1067

      Maternal Mortality Review Committee, access to investigative records, 43

      Mental health and bereavement services programs, creation, funding, 4163, 4164

      Suspicious deaths, powers and duties regarding, 4165

      Vulnerable persons abused, neglected, exploited, isolated or abandoned, duty to report, 3485-3487

CORPORATIONS

      Articles of incorporation

             Amendment, approval procedures, 97, 98

             Forum selection clause authorized, 88, 89

      Blockchains, authority to use, regulation, 2821

      Campaign financing, reports, requirements, 3953, 3956-3958

      Civil or criminal action, suit or proceeding

             Advancement of expenses of officers and directors incurred in defending suit or proceeding, procedures, 101, 102

             Alter ego of corporation, determination, liability, 99

             Forum selection clause, inclusion in bylaws or in articles of incorporation authorized, 88, 89

             Indemnification of certain persons, procedures, 100-102

      Dissolution, procedures, 99

      Engineering firms, requirement for employment of professional engineer at each place of business eliminated, 1529

      Foreign corporations

             Blockchains, authority to use, regulation, 2822

             Local emerging small businesses, reinstatement following forfeiture of right to transact business, procedures, 919, 930

      Gaming corporations, state policy, duties of certain shareholders, 1281-1283

      Intellectual disabilities or developmental disabilities, persons with, certification requirements for jobs and day training services, 392, 393

      "Issuing corporation" defined, 97

      Land surveying firms, requirement for employment of professional land surveyor at each place of business eliminated, 1529

      Local emerging small businesses, reinstatement following forfeiture of right to transact business, procedures, 918, 930

      Merger without stockholder approval, procedures, 107-109

      Mismanagement, authority of stockholders to apply for injunction and appointment of receiver, 2490, 2491

      Nonprofit (See NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS)

      Officers and directors

             Breach of fiduciary duty, acts constituting, 90, 91

             Removal of directors by majority vote under certain circumstances, procedures, 2489, 2490

      Receiver, basis for appointment, authority of stockholder, 2490, 2491

      Records

             Admissibility in evidence of electronic records or records kept on or by means of blockchain, 2822

             Blockchain technology, maintenance of records using authorized, 2821, 2822

             Clarification of laws regarding records kept by corporation, 2484

             Financial records, requests to audit, requirements, 2486

             Inspection and copying of records

                   Affidavit to be furnished by person requesting, requirements, 2485, 2486

                   Blockchain, requested records kept on or by means of, requirements for complying with request, 2822

                   Denial of request for inspection, grounds, 2485, 2486

                   Failure to keep records open for inspection, penalty, 89

                   Financial records, requests to inspect and copy, requirements, 2486

                   Location of records outside of State, procedures for inspection, 89, 90

      Stock, fractional shares, 92-94, 110

      Stockholders

             Definition of "stockholder of record,” 2484

             Dissent from corporate actions

                   Cancellation of all outstanding shares, requirement to accept money or script rather than receiving fractional shares, 92-94, 110

                   Merger of corporation without stockholder approval, 109, 110

                   Right to dissent generally, limitations, 110, 111, 2496

             Dissolution of corporation, notice requirements, 99

             Distributions

                   Determination of stockholders entitled to distribution, record date may be fixed, 2488

                   Dissolution of corporation, applicability of laws, 95

                   Fraudulent Transfers Act, Uniform, applicability of laws, 95

             Injunction and appointment of receiver, basis for applying to district court, requirements, 2490, 2491

             Meetings

                   Quorum, determination, 2488, 2489

                   Remote communication, authority to hold meetings by, 97

            Merger of corporation without stockholder approval, notice requirements, 108

      Worker cooperative corporations (See WORKER COOPERATIVE CORPORATIONS)

CORPORATIONS SOLE

      Blockchain technology, authority to use, regulation, 2823

      Local emerging small businesses, reinstatement following forfeiture of right to transact business, procedures, 921, 930

CORRECTIONS, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 3137

      Capital improvements, funding, 3306, 3310, 3314

      Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice, Legislative Committee on, interim study regarding juvenile detention, duties, 2426, 2427

      Core correctional services, provision by private entities restricted, duties, 952-955

      Director

             Homelessness to Housing, Interagency Advisory Council on, member, 2108

             Office, supplemental appropriation, 2350

             Salary, 3327

             Sexual Assault, Advisory Committee on Rights of Survivors of, member, 2846

      Employees (See also STATE OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

             Appropriation for certain costs, 4487

             Peer support counseling, removal of exception to privileged communications with counselor, 974

             Program Officers, appropriation to fund positions, 3360

             Substance Abuse Counselors, appropriation to fund positions, 3360

             Training, requirements, 4444

             Unclassified service, salaries, duties, 3327, 3339

      Equipment, appropriations, 2786, 2794

      Facility repairs, appropriations, 2794

      General appropriations, 3347, 3348, 3352, 3355

      Nevada Offender Tracking Information System, appropriations, 2786

      Offenders (See also PRISONS, STATE)

             Census population counts, adjustment to account for residency of incarcerated persons, duties, 986, 987

             Employment by private employers, requirements for personal guarantee or surety bond, duties, 816

             Photo identification card issued upon release, requirements, 646, 4447

             Reentry plans, requirements, 4457, 4458

             Residential confinement, notice requirements, 239-242, 3063

      Prison Medical Care, appropriations for equipment, 2787, 2788

      Reentry programs, funding priority, report, 4379

      Vehicles, appropriation, 2787

COSMETICS

      Animal testing, importation or sale of cosmetics for which testing was performed prohibited, exceptions, penalty, 1589, 1590

COSMETOLOGY

      "Cosmetologist," definition, removal of service of electrolysis, 1165

      Estheticians

             Definition, inclusion of additional practices, 1166

             Examination for license, qualifications, 1166, 1167

      Licenses (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257, 4324-4329

             Cosmetological establishments, issuance and activation of license, procedures, 1167

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Estheticians, examination for license, qualifications, 1166, 1167

             Hair designers, examination for license, qualifications, 1166

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      State Board of Cosmetology (See also PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

             Complaints, referral to other licensing board, 2737, 2738

             Sunset Subcommittee of Legislative Commission

                   Criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, review, recommendations, 2904, 2905

                   Study of professional and occupational licensing boards, 4629, 4630

COUNSELORS

      Addiction (See ALCOHOL, DRUG AND GAMBLING COUNSELORS)

      Clinical professional (See MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS AND CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS)

      Marriage and family (See MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS AND CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS)

      Psychologists (See PSYCHOLOGISTS)

      School counselors (See SCHOOL PERSONNEL)

      Sexual conduct with person in position of authority over alleged victim, rebuttable presumption of nonconsent, 1906

COUNTIES

      Adult education programs operated by school district or public schools, sales and use tax to support, procedures, reports, 3261-3263

      Affordable housing (See also AFFORDABLE HOUSING)

             Database of low-income housing, cooperation with Housing Division, 832

             Fees, authority to reduce or subsidize certain fees, 827-829

             Nonprofit organizations, conveyance of real property for development of affordable housing, 1416, 1417

             Real property transfer taxes, authority to use revenue to develop, 1423

             Sales and use tax to pay costs of development or redevelopment, procedures, reports, 3261-3263

      Air pollution, distribution of certain fees from Pollution Control Account, 83

      Animals impounded due to arrest of owner, procedures, applicability of laws, recovery of costs, 1774-1778

      Brothels, legislative study of working conditions at licensed brothels, consultation, 4641

      Business impact statements, procedures, objection to and readoption or amendment of rules, actions taken in violation of laws deemed void, 886, 887

      Cannabis (See Marijuana, this heading)

      Carson City (See CARSON CITY)

      Charitable games, regulatory authority, 958

      Churchill County, appropriation for implementation of changes to election procedures, 4144

      Cigarette and other tobacco products, wholesale dealers and tobacco retail dealers, county may require business license, 619, 643

      Clark (See CLARK COUNTY)

      Courts (See DISTRICT COURTS)

      Douglas (See DOUGLAS COUNTY)

      Early childhood education programs operated by school districts or public schools, sales and use tax to support authorized, procedures, reports, 3261-3263

      Electric scooters and operation of scooter-share programs, regulation, 1882, 1883

      Electric utility franchises

             Applicability of portfolio standards to electric services, determination of total amount of electricity sold, reports, 16, 20, 21, 23

             State Education Fund, deposit of percentage of net profits, 4197, 4251, 4252

      Electronic records, powers and duties regarding certified records, 2818, 2819

      Emergency management (See also EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT)

             Cybersecurity incident response plans, duties, 2472

             Disaster Identification Coordination Committee, State, activation and duties, 1066, 1067

             Electric utility natural disaster protection plans, receipt, 556

             Emergency operations plan, requirements, 4155

             Emergency or disaster recovery plan, Division of Emergency Management to provide training upon request, 589

             Health care providers with training in treatment of trauma related to disaster or emergency, lists to be provided on request of governmental entity, 4157-4161

             Homeland security emergency response plans, revision, duties, notice of compliance, receipt of guide, 2465, 2466, 2470

             Local organization, formation required, 1081

             Nonprofit corporations, formation to provide certain services during emergencies, authority, procedures, liability, 1473, 1474

             Resilience Advisory Committee, Nevada, creation, duties, 1024-1026

      Employees (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Family planning services, grant program, requirements, 1506

      Fictitious address program for victims of crime, county to allow participants to use fictitious address, restrictions regarding records, 1800, 1801

      Finances and funds

             Collateral for uninsured deposits, requirements, 669, 670

             Enterprise funds

                   Constable’s office established by county commissioners as enterprise fund, procedures, 1555, 1559

                   Reduction or subsidization of fee imposed for purpose for which fund was created, 827-829

                   Telecommunication services, exemption from requirements regarding enterprise funds, 1322

             Intergovernmental Fund, deposits, 3262, 4246

             Securities, authorized investments, applicability of laws, 661-666

      Grants, pilot program to award grants to counties needing matching funds, 3709

      Historic neighborhoods, designation, procedures, 968, 969

      Homeless youths, legislative declaration, 255

      Homelessness, sales and use tax for programs to reduce authorized, procedures, reports, 3261-3263

      Homelessness to Housing, Interagency Advisory Council on, collaboration, 2109

      Hospitality industry, joint labor-management programs of workforce training, county sales and use tax to support authorized, procedures, reports, 3261-3264

      Housing Crisis Response System, Nevada, coordination, 834

      Indigent defense services

             Formula for determining maximum amount county may be required to pay for providing services, regulation, 2884

             State Public Defender, transfer of responsibility for services to, procedures, funding, requests that responsibility be transferred back to county, 2886, 2887

      Information processing systems, duties regarding updates, 2818

      Juvenile proceedings

             Ancillary services provided to child, orders for parent or guardian to reimburse county for costs restricted, 1957

             Juvenile detention facilities

                   Local detention facilities, reimbursement for support of child, provisions repealed, 1970

                   Medical care provided to child, payment of certain costs, 1956

             Regional facility for treatment and rehabilitation, reimbursement to county for expenses, authority of court to order repealed, 1958

      Land sales, solicitation of customers for, criminal history disqualification for license, petitions regarding, procedures, Internet publication of information, reports, 2956, 2957

      Lincoln County, transfer to other behavioral health region, 2044

      Local governing bodies in less populous counties, appointment authority of county commissioners, procedures, 742-746

      Local improvements, accountings, duties, 1298, 1299

      Lyon County, growth in County and region, reports, duties, 798-800

      Marijuana

             Cannabis or cannabis products consumed on premises, licensing or allowing business to operate prohibited, 3854

             Cultivation facilities, excise tax on wholesale sales to other cannabis establishments, distribution of proceeds, 3873

             Establishments

                   Advertising relating to marijuana, regulatory authority, 2345-2347, 3839

                   Cannabis Compliance Board, authority to request information from local government regarding inspection or review of establishments, 3795

                   Effect of cannabis provisions on local control measures pertaining to zoning and land use, 3836

                   Payment processing systems, requirements, pilot program, 2508-2510

                   Requirement to obtain license or pay license tax prohibited, 3863

      Medical marijuana establishments

             Advertising relating to marijuana, regulatory authority, 2335

             Payment processing systems, requirements, pilot program, 2508-2510

      Microtransit, use authorized in less populous counties, 804, 805

      Mineral County, transfer to other behavioral health region, 2044

      Motor vehicles owned by, repeal of required use of alternative fuels or clean vehicles, 1061

      Nevada 24/7 Sobriety and Drug Monitoring Program, participation, 2749, 2751, 2752

      New Americans, Office of, duty of counties to assist, 4362

      Nye County, reconfiguration of behavioral health region, 2044

      Occupations and professions, licensing generally (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2907, 2908

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2907

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2906, 2907

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2907

      Officers (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES; specific officers)

      Ordinances (See ORDINANCES)

      Personal information, receipt by

             Data collectors, compliance with certain standards, requirements, 2574

             Electronic means, procedures, 2576

      Purchasing (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT PURCHASING)

      Real property

             Abandoned property, expedited sale for delinquent taxes, 748-753

             Affordable housing (See also Affordable housing, this heading)

                   Nonprofit organizations, conveyance of real property for development of affordable housing, 1416, 1417

                   Real property transfer taxes, authority to use revenue to develop, 1423

             Federal lands, apportionment of revenue received by State from leases, amount, 4238

             Internet auctions authorized, procedures, 1034-1036

             Purchase or lease of property for use by county, procedure for selection of appraisers, 1030, 1031

             Sale or lease of certain real property, appraisal requirements, amount accepted to be at appraised value, 1033, 1034

      Resilience Advisory Committee, Nevada, creation, duties, 1024-1026

      State Public Works Division, duty to cooperate with regard to capital improvement projects, 3315

      Storey (See STOREY COUNTY)

      Teachers, incentives for recruitment or retention of teachers for high-vacancy schools, imposition of sales and use tax to pay costs, procedures, reports, 3261-3264

      Telecommunication services, exemption from requirements regarding enterprise funds, 1322

      Truancy reduction programs, sales and use tax to support, procedures, reports, 3261-3263

      Veterans, offices of coordinator of services for

             Financial support by Department of Veterans Affairs, removal, 127, 134

             Training and certification of coordinator, requirements, 128, 133, 134

      Video service providers

             Franchise fee, in lieu of recurring rental charges, 193

             Powers and duties of counties and providers, 191, 192

      Washoe (See WASHOE COUNTY)

      Water resource plan, development and maintenance required, exception, 1294

      Water, right to appropriate dedicated to county, requirements, effect, 2530-2532

      Well supervisors and assistants, payment of salaries and expenses from county general fund in certain circumstances, 838, 839

      White Pine County, appropriation for courthouse construction, 4016

      Workforce training in hospitality industry, sales and use tax to pay costs for joint labor-management programs, procedures, reports, 3261-3263

      Youth sports organizations sponsored by local government, duties regarding medical clearance certificate, 136, 137, 150

COUNTY ASSESSORS (See also COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Confidentiality of personal information contained in records, authority of certain persons to request, 727, 728, 866, 867

      Department of Motor Vehicles, authority of Director to appoint assessors as agents, redundant language removed, 74

      Residential real property, changes in ownership, reports to county treasurers, 644

COUNTY CLERKS (See also COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Elections (See also ELECTIONS)

             Confidentiality of personal information contained records, persons authorized to request, 728, 729, 867, 868

      Fees

             Certificates

                   Assumed or fictitious name or renewal, 458

                   Marriage certificates, certified copy or certified abstract, 458

     

                   Permission to perform marriages or specific marriage, 457, 458

                   Termination of business or ownership in business under assumed or fictitious name, 458

             Declaration or acceptance of candidacy for public office, 458

      Marriages of minors 17 years of age, duties, reports to Legislature, 3663, 3665

      Technology upgrades, use of certain fees, 457, 458

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS (See also COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Affordable housing database, cooperation with Housing Division, duties, 832

      Business impact statements, procedures, objection to and readoption or amendment of rules, actions taken in violation of laws deemed void, 886, 887

      Clark County Board, working group to reduce homelessness, creation, duties, reports, 2042

      Constables, duties regarding, 1555

      Elections

             Canvass of returns, time for completion, 4084

             Property tax to fund school capital projects, authority, 2650

      Emergencies, nonprofit corporations formed to provide certain services to county during, receipt of reports, 1474

      Fire and smoke dampers in buildings, inspections, receipt of reports, 3148, 3149

      Indigent defense services

             Board on Indigent Defense Services and Department of Indigent Defense Services, cooperation with, provision of data and reports, 2891

             Corrective action plans to meet minimum standards for providing services, procedures, funding of services, 2885, 2886

             State Public Defender, transfer of responsibility for services to, procedures, requests that responsibility be transferred back to county, 2886, 2887

      Jails, duties, receipt of reports, 2196, 2197

      Justice Reinvestment Coordinating Council, Nevada Local, appointment of members, 4380

      Justices of the peace, increase in number, duties, 3949

      Legislators, vacancy in office, requirements to fill, 882, 884

      Local governing bodies in less populous counties, appointment authority, procedures, 742-744

      Marriages, violations relating to solicitation, delegation of authority to hearing officer, 457

      Mobile carrying devices, regulation, 3104, 3105

      Northwestern Nevada, reports by certain counties, duties, 798-800

      Offenders, notice of assignment of older offender to residential confinement, 3063

      Public administrators, abolishment of office in less populous counties authorized, duty to contract with or employ person to perform duties and functions, 1535

      Purchase of real property, selection of appraiser, 1030, 1031

      Regional transportation, imposition of sales and use tax for support, extension of time to submit ballot question to voters, 446

      Renewable energy facilities receiving partial tax abatements, receipt of payroll reports from, 1180

      Schools, advisory committee to recommend property tax to fund capital projects, duties, 2650

      Smoke control systems in buildings, inspections, receipt of reports, 3149

      Washoe County Board, nomination of member of Board on Indigent Defense Services, 2881

COUNTY FUEL TAXES

      Diesel fuel, additional tax authorized in certain counties, rate, exempt sales and uses, 1262, 1263

      Nonpayment, liability of responsible person, 1571

COUNTY MANAGERS (See also COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Confidentiality of personal information contained in certain official records, authority to request, 865-868

      Driver’s license or identification card, authority to request display of alternate address, 868

COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES

      Child welfare or child protective services, employees performing tasks related to

             Confidentiality of personal information contained in certain official records, authority to request, 865-868

             Driver’s license or identification card, display of alternate address, authority to request, 868, 869

      Code enforcement, employees performing tasks related to

             Confidentiality of personal information contained in certain official records, authority to request, 726-729

             Driver’s license or identification card, authority to request display of alternate address, 729

      Disclosure of improper governmental action, protections against reprisal or retaliatory action, remedies for violations, distribution of summary of laws, 810, 811

      Employment discrimination committed by elected officers, powers and duties of Equal Rights Commission, 1946

      Group insurance for public employees (See INSURANCE)

      Marijuana use by employees, authorized and prohibited acts by employers, 2625, 2626

      Microchips and similar identification, unlawful acts, penalties, 2125, 2126

      Public administrators, abolishment of office in less populous counties authorized, contract with or employment of person to perform duties and functions, 1535

      Regional behavioral health policy boards, membership, 2046

      Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT SYSTEM)

      Tort action against, limit on damages increased, 3061

      Veterans, offices of coordinator of services for

             Financial support by Department of Veterans Affairs, removal, 127, 134

             Training and certification of coordinator, requirements, 128, 133, 134

COUNTY RECORDERS (See also COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Confidentiality of personal information contained in records, authority of certain persons to request, 726, 727, 865, 866

      Fees, additional fee for support of services to persons in guardianship proceedings, 1246, 1247

      Restrictive covenants in certain documents deemed void, duties, 373-375

COUNTY TREASURERS (See also COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Abandoned real property, expedited sale for delinquent taxes, procedures, 748-753

      Constables in certain offices, accounting and payment of fees, 1559

      Justice courts, certain fees received from traffic violations, duties, 2280

      Residential real property, changes in ownership, receipt of reports, 644

      Sales and use tax imposed by counties for benefit of counties and school districts, duties, 3262

      School finances, duties, 4218, 4220, 4223, 4238, 4252

COURT ADMINISTRATOR

      Administrative assessments, distribution of money received, duties, 3303, 3304

      Court interpreters, duties, 2903, 2904

COURT COSTS AND FEES

      Administrative assessment, fine or fee remaining unpaid in a criminal proceeding, collection fee to be assessed on per case basis, 2275

      Offers of judgment, award of costs, 274

      Traffic violations

             Court fees to be assessed on per case basis, 2278, 2279

             Safety course, fee in lieu of, fee to be included in sentence, requirements for payment and use of fees, 2279, 2280

      Unclaimed property held by Administrator declared subject to claims for costs, 3018

COURT INTERPRETERS (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

      Criminal history disqualification from obtaining certificate

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2904

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2903

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2903, 2904

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining certificate, 2903

COURT REPORTERS

      Board (See PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

      Licenses or certificates

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257, 4334

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

COURTS

      Appeals Court (See APPEALS, COURT OF)

      District (See DISTRICT COURTS)

      Family (See FAMILY COURTS)

      Justice (See JUSTICE COURTS)

      Juvenile (See JUVENILE COURTS)

      Municipal (See MUNICIPAL COURTS)

      Specialty (See SPECIALTY COURTS)

      Supreme (See SUPREME COURT)

CRAFT FOOD OPERATIONS (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

      Criminal history disqualification from obtaining registration

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2955, 2956

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2955

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2954, 2955

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining registration, 2955

CRANE OPERATORS (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

      Criminal history disqualification from obtaining certification

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2959

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2959

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2958, 2959

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining certification, 2959

CREDIT CARDS AND DEBIT CARDS

      Landscape Architecture, State Board of, acceptance for payment of fees, 2514

      Occupational licensing boards, acceptance as payment, 1303, 1304

      Scanning devices, prohibited acts, penalty, 680, 4439, 4440

      School teachers

             Payment of balances owed on credit cards, use of money in special revenue fund, 3224

             School supplies, issuance of credit card or debit card to directly purchase, 3225

CREDIT UNIONS

      Advisory Council, status of members, removal from office, 1566

      Captive insurers, additional requirements to transact insurance in State, 1713

      Collateral for uninsured balances of public money, establishment of monitoring program, requirements, reports, assessments, 670, 671

      Consumer form contracts, laws inapplicable, 2308

      Exploitation of vulnerable persons, reporting requirements, 3502, 3503

      Financial Literacy Advisory Council, State, representation, 1987

      Occupational licensing boards, withdrawal from accounts in credit unions, procedures, reviews, 1304

      Privacy of covered information collected by operators of Internet websites or online services, certain financial institutions exempt from notice requirements, 1172

      Product Innovation, Regulatory Experimentation Program for, establishment, 3985-3993, 4000

      Residential mortgage loan originators, requirement to be licensed as mortgage agent eliminated, 1424

      Voters registered by certain methods, documents which may be presented at polling place as proof of address, 4054

CREMATORIES AND DIRECT CREMATION FACILITIES (See generally FUNERAL DIRECTORS, ARRANGERS AND ESTABLISHMENTS)

CRIME AGAINST A CHILD

      Advancing prostitution, inclusion as crime, 2635

      Sex offenders, criteria for status as Tier II offender, 2636

CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS (See also specific crimes)

      Alcohol and drug abuse treatment providers, facilities and program operators, prohibited acts, 1680

      ATMs, installing, affixing or accessing scanning device for unlawful purpose, 680, 4439, 4440

      Big game mammals, use of drones to kill, 758

      Campaign contributions, violations, 1633

      Cannabis

             Cultivation, prohibited acts, exceptions, 3836, 3837

             False representation of age to obtain, 3837

             Manufacture by chemical extraction or chemical synthesis, penalty, exception, 3837

             Motor vehicles, smoking or consuming cannabis or cannabis products in, 3837

             Persons under age 18, giving cannabis or cannabis products to, 3837

             Persons under age 21, giving cannabis or cannabis products to, 3837

             Possession by offender confined in institution, 3848

             Retail stores, smoking or consuming cannabis or cannabis products in, 3837

      CAT scans, uncertified performance, 2730

      Charitable lotteries, violations, 963, 964

      Cigarettes and other tobacco products

             Dealers of other tobacco products, violations regarding licensure, 643

             Minors, civil in lieu of criminal penalty for violations involving, 3588, 3589, 3595, 3596

             Prohibited acts regarding certain styles of cigarettes, 472

      Clark County Crime Prevention Act of 2016, violations related to reports, 4191

      Clark County Sales and Use Tax Act of 2005, violations related to reports, 4190

      Collecting for benefit without authority, 4437

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, failure to report or unlawful release or dissemination of information, 1932, 1933, 1935

      Consumer litigation funding companies, engaging in business without license, 2406

      Decriminalization of offense, procedures following, effect, 1459, 1460

      Dental therapy, unlicensed practice, 3221

      Documents of title, violations, 4438, 4439

      Domestic violence protection orders, intentional violations, 2835, 2836, 2855-2857

      Drones, use to kill big game mammals, 758

      Electric scooters, throwing substance at or willfully damaging, 1899

      Employers, annual paid leave, violations, 3754

      Enhanced penalties for certain crimes, aggregation with sentence, 234

      Firearms (See FIREARMS)

      First responders, certain acts against spouse or child of, 1462, 1463

      Flora, violations concerning fully protected species, 732

      Fluoroscopy, violations, 2730

      Fuel pumps, violations involving scanning devices, 680, 4439, 4440

      Government shutdowns, certain acts committed against federal, tribal or state workers during, 3176, 3177, 3195

      Health care, unlicensed performance of certain procedures, 2717

      Hemp, removal of criminal penalty for certain violations, 2588

      High-risk behavior, orders for protection against, violations relating to, 4177, 4178

      Historic or prehistoric sites or resources on state lands, theft or damage, 586

      Human organs, organizations engaging in certain activities without certification, 2766

      Indian graves or cairns, theft or damage, penalties increased, 585, 586

      Law enforcement officers, sexual conduct with person in custody, 836

      Legal summons, complaint, judgment, order or other process, unlawful use of simulated documents, 1798

      Legislators, declaration of eligibility to fill vacancy in office, violations, 883

      Livestock, persons conducting annual sales without license, 2613

      Loans, unlawful receipt of money to obtain loan for another, 4441

      Lotteries, violations, 963, 964

      Meetings of public agencies, violations, 3628

      Microchips and similar identification markers, unlawful acts, 2125, 2126

      Money laundering, 1798, 1799

      Moose, unlawful killing, 758

      Nevada Threat Analysis Center, disclosure of confidential information, 161

      Organized retail theft, 2497, 2498

      Peace officers, sexual conduct with person in custody, 836

      Psychological assistants, interns and trainees, violations, 1004

      Radiation therapy and radiologic imaging, violations, 2725, 2731

      Radiologist assistants, uncertified practice, 2729

      Recall of public officers, violations, 1633, 1657

      Simulated legal documents, unlawful acts with intent to induce payment or submission to authority, 1798

      State parks, violation of regulation, when criminal liability attaches, 672, 673

      Stolen vehicles, violations involving, 4433

      Surgery, unlicensed performance of certain procedures, 2717

      Tahoe Township tourism surcharge, failure to remit or properly account, 2366

      Ticket resellers and secondary exchanges, violations, 1136

      Traffic violations (See TRAFFIC CONTROL)

      Unclaimed property, fraudulent claims, 3012

      Vapor products, civil in lieu of criminal penalty for certain violations, 3588-3590

      Victims (See VICTIMS OF CRIME)

      Vulnerable persons abused, neglected, exploited, isolated or abandoned, willful failure by certain persons to report, 3487

      Water, sinking or boring replacement well to divert groundwater already appropriated, 2526

CRIMINAL GANGS

      Felony committed to promote gang activities, aggregation of sentences, 233, 234

      Local law enforcement agencies, use of database to identify suspected members and affiliates of gangs, requirements, 2199, 2200

CRIMINAL HISTORY, RECORDS OF

      Central Repository

             Gaming employee registration applicants, submission of fingerprinting fees, 216

             General appropriations, 3349

             High-risk behavior, orders for protection against, receipt of information, procedures for removal, 4176, 4177

             Name-based searches of criminal history records

                   Contracts with Central Repository, requirements, 2255

                   Employer, persons deemed for purposes of eligibility to conduct search, 2256

                   Employment screening services, authority expanded, 2256, 2257

                   Written consent to perform search and release information, manner of providing, 2257

             Nevada Criminal Justice Information System, appropriation for replacement, 2798

             Uniform crime rates, collection and reporting duties, 4378

      Decriminalization of offense, procedures following, effect, 1459-1461

      Disaster Identification Team, State, right to request records removed, 1069, 1072, 1074, 1079

      Domestic Violence, Repository for Information Concerning Orders for Protection Against, name changed and duties expanded, 2834-2837

      Firearms purchased from private persons, charging fee for background checks prohibited, 5, 6

      Occupations and professions, disqualification determination, authority of regulatory bodies to request records, 2902

      Orders for Protection, Repository for Information Concerning

             All orders to be retained unless sealed by order of court, 2837

             Contents, regulation, 2837

             Creation, 2837

             Firearms, existence of record of expired order does not prohibit person from obtaining firearm or permit for concealed firearm, 2837

             Statistical information, reports, 2837

             Transmittal of information to Repository, requirements, 2838

CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS

      Gaming violations, authority of district attorney to request interception of communications during investigations, 826

      Immigrants, certification of nonimmigrant status for certain victims of crime, 4350, 4351

      Interrogation of persons in custody, policies regarding electronic recording, requirements, 794, 795

      Maternal Mortality Review Committee, access to and review of certain investigative information, 42, 43

      Presentence investigations, procedures, reports, 4385

      Schools, bullying or cyber-bullying, plan to protect safety of pupil involved during investigation, 1310

      Taxation, Department of, release of certain records and files authorized, 118-121

      Vulnerable persons, abuse, neglect, exploitation, isolation or abandonment, duties of Office of Attorney General, 3492-3494

CRIMINAL PROSECUTIONS

      Bail (See BAIL)

      Cannabis

            Exemptions from state prosecution, 3806, 3834-3836

             Persons not exempt from state prosecution for certain acts, 3835, 3836

      Complaints, unlawful use of documents simulating, penalty, 1798

      Contractors, noncompliance with cease and desist orders, 155

      Deferment of judgment authorized, discharge of defendant if conditions met, 4388, 4389

      Domestic violence protection orders, violations, each act may be prosecuted as separate violation, 2835, 2856

      Factual innocence, hearing to establish based on newly discovered evidence, procedures, 2976-2981

      False documents simulating complaints, summons, order or other process, penalty, 1798

      Gender identity or expression of victim, certain defenses based on prohibited, 227

      HIV exposure laws, study of possible disparities in related prosecutions, 467

      Immigrants, certification of nonimmigrant status for certain victims of crime, 4350, 4351

      Indigent defendants

             Case records, contents, 2879

             Defense services, creation of Board and Department, 2880, 2884

      Medical use of cannabis

             Affirmative defense to charge of possession, delivery or production, procedures, 3822, 3823

             Exemptions from state prosecution, requirements, 3814-3816, 3827

      Murder, sexual assault arising out of same facts and circumstances, no limitation for prosecution, 464

      Peace officers, suspension without pay pending outcome of criminal prosecution, receipt of back pay if case dismissed or peace officer found not guilty, 2660

      Pretrial release of defendants, legislative study, 4643, 4644

      Schools, information provided to SafeVoice Program, defendant’s right to compel disclosure, procedures, 3971, 3972

      Sex trafficking victims, dismissal of charges for prostitution, 1913

      Sexual assault

             DNA evidence, removal of statute of limitations when identity of accused established by, 1498, 1499

             Forensic evidence from sexual assault, use to prosecute survivor, restrictions, 2844

             Murder, no limitation for prosecution of assault arising out of same facts and circumstances, 464

             Survivors’ Bill of Rights

                   Failure of law enforcement agencies and forensic laboratories to comply with prescribed timeline, effect, 1910, 2844

                   Interviews with law enforcement officials or prosecutors, rights of survivors, 2841-2843

      Sexual orientation of victim, certain defenses based on prohibited, 227

      Stalking, course of conduct initiated in State or having effect on victim in State, person may be prosecuted in State, 1819

      Summons, unlawful use of documents simulating, penalty, 1798

      Taxation, Department of, release of certain records and files authorized, 118-121

      Vulnerable persons, abuse, neglect, exploitation, isolation or abandonment, duties of Office of Attorney General, 3492-3494

CRISIS SUPPORT SERVICES OF NEVADA

      Bullying, cyber-bullying and discriminatory harassment, legislative study, consultation, 3082, 3083

CRUELTY TO ANIMALS

      Arrest of violator, procedures regarding animals following, 1775-1777

      Juvenile courts, duties in providing counseling or treatment to child, restrictions on seeking payment of costs from parent or guardian, 1968

      Societies for prevention of cruelty, reports to Legislature eliminated, 1013

CRYPTOCURRENCIES

      Abandoned property laws, virtual currency included as "property,” 3013

      Monetary instrument or other property representing proceeds of or derived from unlawful activity, prohibited acts, laws applicable to virtual currency, 1798, 1799

      Taxation, virtual currency exempt from taxation as intangible personal property, 2827

CYBER DEFENSE COORDINATION, NEVADA OFFICE OF (See PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

CYBERSECURITY

      Cities and counties, incident response plans required, 2472

      Cybersecurity Awareness Month, designation, 2463

      Elections, security of information systems, requirements, 3370

      Legislative Auditor, duty to make certain reports, 2575

      National Guard, Governor’s authority to call into duty in event of security incident clarified, 2468

      Nevada Office of Cyber Defense Coordination (See PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Regulatory Experimentation Program for Product Innovation, notice of security breaches or other unauthorized acquisition of computerized data, 3990

      Resilience Advisory Committee, Nevada, creation, duties, 1023-1027

      State agency policies, testing of adherence, duties, 2475

D

DAMAGES

      Employers, violation of minimum wage laws, remedies, 3749

      Government shutdowns, certain acts against federal, tribal or state workers during, civil remedies, 3176, 3177, 3195

      Landlord and tenant, remedies of evicted or locked out tenant not provided reasonable opportunity to retrieve essential personal effects, 3915

      Ticket resellers and secondary exchanges, violations, 1136

      Tort action against government entity, officer or employee, increase in limit on damages, 3061

      Wrongful conviction of felony, remedies for, amount, limitations, reimbursements, 4367, 4368

DANGEROUS DRUGS (See DRUGS)

DATA CENTERS

      Electricity plants or equipment, exclusion from regulation as utility, 3513, 3514

      Local school support tax, requirements for abatements, 2249-2251

DATA COLLECTORS

      Governmental agencies, records containing personal information, compliance with certain standards, requirements, 2574

      Operators of websites or on-line services

             Consumers, procedures to request that operators not sell collected covered information, duties of operators, penalties for violations, 1171-1173

             Definition, certain entities exempted as operators, 1172

DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING, NEVADA COMMISSION FOR PERSONS WHO ARE

      Aging and Disability Services Division, transfer to, 3044

      Director

             Compensation, funding, 3047, 3048

             Redesignation as Executive Director, qualifications, classification, 3044

      General appropriations, 3341

      Immigrants, certification of nonimmigrant status for certain victims of crime, duties of certifying agency, 4351

      Impaired Speech or Hearing, Account for Services for Persons With, duties, 3935

      Indigent children, program to provide hearing aids to, receipt of reports, 3931

      Members

             Number, qualifications, 3044

             Status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

      Name change, 3044

DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING, PERSONS WHO ARE (See also DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

      Child welfare, discrimination in certain proceedings relating to children, prohibited acts, procedures, 2756-2764

      Hearing aids for children

             Indigent children, development of program to provide hearing aids to, funding, 3931, 3935

             Negotiated discounts and rebates for hearing devices and related costs, establishment of program authorized, authorized participants, 3930, 3931

      Language and literacy skills of children (See LANGUAGE AND LITERACY SKILLS OF CHILDREN WHO ARE DEAF, HARD OF HEARING, BLIND OR VISUALLY IMPAIRED)

DEATH

      Bereavement services programs, authority of coroners to establish, 4163

      Candidates for office, retention of name on ballot, when, 3543-3545

      County and city jails, review of deaths, reports, requirements, 2196, 2197

      First responders, stress-related injury or disease, industrial insurance compensation, 1901, 1902

      Forensic pathologists, duties regarding certain postmortem examinations, 4163

      Handle with Care Program (See also SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

             Law enforcement officer or employee, duty to notify of child exposed to certain traumatic events, 3972

      Health facilities, deaths occurring in, reporting of as sentinel event, investigations, 1666-1671

      Limited-liability companies, actions against receiver do not abate upon receiver’s death, 2495

      Manufactured homes or mobile homes, transfer of ownership by certificate of ownership in beneficiary form upon death of owner, 2423, 2424

      Maternal Mortality Review Committee, creation, duties, 41-44, 46

      Offenders, residential confinement if death expected within certain time, 4445

      Suicide (See SUICIDE)

      Suspicious deaths, investigative powers of coroners, 4165

DEATH CERTIFICATES

      Copies of certificate or record, fee for support of county coroner’s office, 4166, 4167

      Forensic pathologists, duties, 4163

DEATH PENALTY

      Other crime committed for which punishment is death, execution of sentence without reference to parole eligibility, 234

      Residential confinement of older offenders, ineligible for assignment if sentenced to death, 3064

DEBIT CARDS (See CREDIT CARDS AND DEBIT CARDS)

DEBT-MANAGEMENT SERVICES ACT, UNIFORM

      Regulatory Experimentation Program for Product Innovation, applicability of Act, 3999, 4000

DECEDENTS’ ESTATES (See ESTATES OF DECEDENTS)

DECEPTIVE TRADE PRACTICES (See TRADE REGULATIONS AND PRACTICES)

DEEDS OF TRUST

      Adoption of covenants by reference, terminology changes, 1345-1348

      Cooperative housing corporations, change in terminology, 1344, 1345, 1354

      Definitions, 1344, 1352

      Government shutdowns, protection of affected employees, applicability of laws, 3181-3183

      Property tax, deeds conveyed pursuant to expedited sale for delinquent taxes as evidence of abandoned property, 752, 754

      Statutory covenants, amounts, 1347, 1348

      Tenants, notice of property foreclosure, contents, 3925

      "Trust agreement" redesignated "deed of trust,” 1352, 1356, 1358, 1359, 1364, 1369

      Trustee’s power of sale, terminology changes, 1352-1359

      Works of improvement, requirements for written notice of waiver, service, 1371, 1372

DEER (See also WILDLIFE)

      Alternative livestock, prohibited acts, 403-405

      Carcasses, prohibited import into Nevada, exception, 403, 404

      Drones, killing through use of unlawful, 449, 450

DEFERRED DEPOSIT LOANS, HIGH-INTEREST LOANS AND TITLE LOANS

      Actions for violations, 945

      Armed Forces members and dependents, consumer credit, required and prohibited acts, 940-942

      Consumer form contracts, laws inapplicable, 2308

      Database regarding loans, creation, fee for entry of loan, 942, 943

      Gross monthly income of customer, prohibited acts relative to, 944

      Internet website, services offered through, certain agencies authorized to provide information to public, 943

      Public assistance, distribution of information by licensees, 943

DEMENTIA

      Health care power of attorney for adults with dementia, form, 1732-1738

      Health care power of attorney, general form, contents, 2191

      Health, State Board of, adoption of separate regulations governing licensing and operation of facilities providing care for persons with severe dementia, 2595

      Residential facilities for groups, duty to conduct assessment of condition and needs of residents, procedures following, 2594

      Respite care, grant programs, appropriations, 2983

DENTAL CARE, ORGANIZATIONS FOR

      Annual statements, 1721

      Capital, requirements, 1720

      Examination by Commissioner of Insurance, payment of expenses, 1686

      Quarterly statements, 1690, 1691, 1721

      Rates, Commissioner of Insurance authorized to assess fee to review rate filings, 1704, 1705

DENTAL EXAMINERS OF NEVADA, BOARD OF (See also PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

      Dental therapy, regulation of practice, 3205, 3214, 3215

      Members, qualifications of certain members, 3204

      Prescriptions for controlled substances

             Complaints, review and investigation, certain requirements removed, 2129, 2130

             Schedule II-IV substances, laws regarding, development and dissemination of explanation or technical advisory bulletin, duties, 2130

             Tracking program, grounds for termination of access, 170

      Quorum, 3205

      Sunset Subcommittee of Legislative Commission

             Criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, review, recommendations, 2904, 2905

             Study of professional and occupational licensing boards, 4629, 4630

DENTAL HEALTH OFFICER, STATE

      Practice of dental therapy, reports, duties, 3222

DENTAL HYGIENISTS

      Anesthesia, authorized acts, 3206

      Board (See DENTAL EXAMINERS OF NEVADA, BOARD OF)

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, duty to report, 1932

      Committee on Dental Hygiene, name change, composition, duties, 3205

      Dental therapists, supervisory authority, 3203

      Licenses

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257, 4274, 4275

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Temporary license, removal of obsolete provisions, 3211, 3212

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      Unprofessional conduct, acts constituting, exception, 3886, 3887

      Vulnerable persons abused, neglected, exploited, isolated or abandoned, duty to report, 3485-3487

DENTAL THERAPISTS

      Authority to practice, 3199-3201

      Authorized acts, 3201-3203, 3206

      Authorizing dentists, duties, 3201

      Board of Dental Examiners of Nevada (See also DENTAL EXAMINERS OF NEVADA, BOARD OF)

             Membership, 3204

             Regulation of practice, 3205, 3214, 3215

      Certificates of registration, requirements, 3199

      Controlled substances, prohibited acts, 3203

      Definitions, 3198

      Illegal practice, penalties, 3220, 3221

      Intraoral tasks, performance, 3214

      Licenses

             Application, 3208

             Child support enforcement, suspension and reinstatement of license, 3219

             Continuing education requirements, 3203

             Examinations, 3199

             Fees, 3216, 3217

             Issuance, 3209

             Limited license, 3209, 3210

             Qualifications, 3199

             Renewal certificate, requirements, effect of failure to obtain, 3214, 3215

             Restricted geographic license, 3212, 3213

             Temporary license, 3211, 3212

      Prohibited acts, 3199, 3203, 3220, 3221

      Public health dental hygiene, practice, 3217

      Referrals, duties, 3201

      Students, authority to perform procedures, 3206

      Supervisory authority, 3203

      Unprofessional conduct, 3217, 3218

      Written practice agreements

             Authorizing dentists, restriction on number of agreements, 3201

             Contents, 3201

DENTISTS (See also HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS)

      Board (See DENTAL EXAMINERS OF NEVADA, BOARD OF)

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, duty to report, 1932

      Dental therapists, supervision, 3201, 3214

      Disciplinary action, grounds, 2202

      Licenses

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257, 4273, 4274

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      Medicaid, coverage for dental care for certain persons, 2417-2419

      Prescriptions (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Radiation Therapy and Radiologic Imaging Advisory Committee, membership, 2723

      Unprofessional conduct, acts constituting, exception, 3886, 3887

      Vulnerable persons abused, neglected, exploited, isolated or abandoned, duty to report, 3485-3487

DEPOSITIONS

      Videotaped depositions, authority of court to order and use for certain victims of crime, 1807, 1808

DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE

      Authorized expenditures, 3134

      General appropriations, 3345

      Legislative study of renewable and clean energy, assistance, 4627, 4628

DETENTION FACILITIES (See JAILS AND DETENTION FACILITIES; JUVENILE DETENTION OR TREATMENT AND REHABILITATION FACILITIES)

DETOXIFICATION TECHNICIANS (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

      Criminal history disqualification from obtaining certificate

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2931

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2931

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2930, 2931

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining certificate, 2931

DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH (See INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES OR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

 

DIABETES

      Dental care for certain persons, Medicaid coverage, 2417-2419

      Driver’s licenses for certain persons, authority of advanced practice registered nurses to sign statement, 497

      Self-medication by pupils, persons authorized to sign statement allowing, 138-143

DIAPERS

      Public assistance recipients and low-income families, provision of diapers and diapering supplies, funding, 3042, 3043

DIESEL FUEL

      Counties, additional tax authorized in certain counties, 1262, 1263

      Exhaust, deemed known carcinogen for purposes of occupational disease coverage for certain persons, 3430, 3431

      Fee for cleanup of discharges, liability for nonpayment, 1571

DIETITIANS (See also HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS)

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, duty to report, 1932

      Health, State Board of, duties (See PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

      Hospitals, authority to grant clinical privileges to dietitians, 1112

      Licenses

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      Special diet or nutritional supplement, authority to order, 1118

      Vulnerable persons abused, neglected, exploited, isolated or abandoned, duty to report, 3485-3487

DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH

      Advanced practice registered nurses, authority to sign certain statements, 497, 499, 530, 531

      Assisted living facilities, study of feasibility of establishing in rural areas facilities that also provide respite care and services of adult day care facilities, 584

      Blind or visually impaired (See BLIND OR VISUALLY IMPAIRED, PERSONS WHO ARE)

      Child Care and Development, Program for, state plan components, enhanced rate of reimbursement for certain providers, 2420, 2421

      Child welfare, discrimination in certain proceedings relating to children, prohibited acts, procedures, 2756-2764

      Correctional staff, training in interaction with certain persons, requirements, 4444

      Creditworthiness evaluations, prohibited acts, study of and programs to prevent or eliminate discrimination in credit practices, 1594

      Deaf or hard of hearing (See DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING, PERSONS WHO ARE)

      Developmental disabilities (See INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES OR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

      Employment discrimination committed by local elected officers, powers and duties of Equal Rights Commission, 1946

      Equality of rights under law guaranteed to all persons, constitutional amendment, 4636, 4637

      Group housing arrangements, licensing of businesses providing referrals to, 406

      Housing

             Affordable multifamily residential housing accessible to persons with disabilities, reports to Housing Division, regulation, 831

             Aging and Disability Services Division, reports regarding housing suitable for persons with disabilities, provisions repealed, 832

      Insurance adjusters with long-term medical disability, waiver of license renewal requirements, 3036

      Intellectual disabilities (See INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES OR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

      Intermediary service organizations

             Certificates to operate (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

                   Criminal history disqualification

                          Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2915, 2916

                          List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2915

                          Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2915

                          Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

                   Denial of license based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4346

                   Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2915

                   Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4346

             Vulnerable persons abused, neglected, exploited, isolated or abandoned, duty to report, 3485-3487

      Medical facilities and related entities

             Cultural competency training relating to persons with disabilities, requirements, 1334, 1681, 1682

             Discrimination against person based on physical disability, prohibited acts, duties, 1333, 1334

      Mental illness (See MENTAL ILLNESS, PERSONS WITH)

      Minors

             Child abuse or neglect proceedings, appointment of educational surrogate parents, provisions repealed, educational decision makers deemed surrogate parent for purposes of certain federal regulations, 257-259

             Individualized family service plan for child who is deaf, hard of hearing, blind or visually impaired, requirements, 3930

             Language and literacy skills (See LANGUAGE AND LITERACY SKILLS OF CHILDREN WHO ARE DEAF, HARD OF HEARING, BLIND OR VISUALLY IMPAIRED)

             School pupils (See SCHOOL PUPILS)

      Mobile optometry clinics, operation to provide services, 3636

      Nevada Promise Scholarship Program, eligibility, 1215

      Nonmedical services related to personal care, employment agencies contracting with persons to provide, license requirements clarified, 248

      Parole and probation officers, training in interaction with persons with certain disabilities, requirements, 4453

      Ramps, installation and maintenance by cities on certain public easements and rights-of-way, 569, 570

      Restrictive covenants, provisions deemed void, duties of county recorders, 373-375

      Special license plates, placards or stickers

             Physician assistants, authority to certify applications, 143-146

             Veterans, documents acceptable as proof of permanent disability, 78, 79

      State agencies and departments

             Classified service, filling positions without competition, regulations, 598

             Temporary limited appointments, requirements, conflicts of interest, 3020

      Supported Decision-Making Act, adoption, 460-463

      Vulnerable persons

             Abuse, neglect, exploitation, isolation or abandonment

                   Aging and Disability Services Division, duties, applicability of laws, 3489-3491

                   Attorney General, investigation and prosecution of violations, 3492-3494

                   Civil penalties, deposit and use, 3493, 3494

                   Crimes Against Older Persons, Repository for Information Concerning, name change, duties expanded to include vulnerable persons, 3473, 3474

                   Peace officers, training in handling of cases, 3496

                   Radiation therapy and radiologic imaging licensees, duty to report, 2715

                   Reports, requirements, permissible disclosures of information, 3485-3487, 3490, 3491

                   Sheriffs, designation of point of contact for Aging and Disability Services Division, duties of employee, 3483

                   "Victim" of crime, definition for purposes of compensation, 3491, 3492, 4460

             Crimes against vulnerable persons, aggregation of sentences, 234

DISASTER IDENTIFICATION COORDINATION COMMITTEE, STATE

      Activation, duties, certain duties removed, 1066-1068

      Composition, 1067

      Illnesses or injuries treated during disaster or health emergency, reports from health care providers, duties, 1068, 1079

      Meetings, requirements, exemption from Open Meeting Law, 1068, 1077

      Peace officer powers of members, removal, 1077, 1078

      Records regarding criminal history or missing children, removal of right to receive, 1069, 1072, 1074, 1079

      Redesignation of Team as Coordination Committee, 1067

      Regulations, adoption, 1068

      Reports to Legislature, 1068

DISCRIMINATION

      Apprenticeships, prohibited acts, 2398

      Compensation discrimination, complaints to Equal Rights Commission, 3757, 3758

      Creditworthiness evaluations, prohibited acts, study of and programs to prevent or eliminate discrimination in credit practices, 1594

      Employment, court’s authority to award legal or equitable relief for unlawful employment practice, 548

      Equality of rights under law guaranteed to all persons, constitutional amendment, 4636, 4637

      Family planning services providers, prohibited acts by certain entities, 1507

      HIV Exposure Modernization, Advisory Task Force on, duties, 467

      Maternity care insurance, prohibited acts by insurers, 1005-1009

      Medical facilities and related entities, prohibited acts, duties, 1333-1335

      Medical marijuana registry identification cardholders, certain proceedings relating to child welfare, prohibited acts by court or agency, 2756-2764

      Peace officers, continuing education courses, requirements, 1009, 1010

      Physical disabilities, persons with, certain proceedings relating to child welfare, prohibited acts by court or agency, 2756-2764

      Restrictive covenants, provisions deemed void, duties of county recorders, 373-375

      Schools, legislative study of bullying, cyber-bullying and discriminatory harassment, 3082, 3083

DISEASES (See also specific diseases)

      Coroners and first responders possibly exposed to communicable disease, testing of decedents, 4163

      Medical marijuana, "chronic or debilitating medical condition,” definition expanded, 1619

      Occupational diseases (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES)

      Rare Disease Advisory Council, creation, duties, 1476-1478

DISMISSAL OF ACTIONS

      Factual innocence, hearing to establish based on newly discovered evidence, 2978, 2979

      Peace officers, actions against, effect of evidence obtained in violation of rights of officer, 2663

      Summary eviction, time for automatic sealing of court case file, 268

      Wrongful convictions, actions seeking damages or other relief, 4367

DISPENSING OPTICIANS (See OPTICIANS)

DISTANCE EDUCATION

      Charter schools

             Enrollment of pupils who reside outside district prohibited, 1621

             Pupils enrolled full-time in programs

                   Formula for calculating apportionments to schools, certain amounts to be paid to Department of Education, 2038, 2039

                   State Education Fund, appropriations to schools, 4199

             Schools operating exclusively as charter school for distance education, regulation, 1621-1623

      Enrollment of pupil from outside district, authority removed, 1621

      Foster care, pupils in, completion of correspondence or distance education course, determination of amount of credit to award, procedures, 1162

      Homeless or unaccompanied pupils, completion of correspondence or distance education course, determination of amount of credit to award, procedures, 1162

      Opt-in children, provisions repealed, 3284, 3294

      State Education Fund, appropriations to charter schools and university schools for profoundly gifted pupils for pupils enrolled full-time in distance education programs, 4199

DISTILLERIES

      Estate distilleries, authorized practices, duties, taxation, 2768-2774

DISTRICT ATTORNEYS (See also COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES; PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS)

      Airport Authority of Carson City, obsolete transitory provision removed, 879

      Child support enforcement, duties, 388-392

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, access to information maintained by agency which provides child welfare services, 1934

      Contractors, State Board of, notice of noncompliance with cease and desist orders, 154, 155

      Document preparation services, duties, 1877, 1878

      Elections, taxes on diesel fuel, receipt of form for submitting question to voters, 1263

      Employers, annual paid leave violations, duties, 3754

      Factual innocence, hearing to establish based on newly discovered evidence, notice, duties, 2978-2981

      Gaming violations, authority to request interception of communications during investigations, 826

      Interrogation of certain persons in custody, recording requirements, duties, 795

      Involuntary servitude victims

             Juvenile delinquents, petitions to vacate adjudication and seal records, procedures, 1907

             Petitions to vacate certain judgments of conviction and seal documents, procedures, 409-411

      Legislative Commission, compilation of certain records and reports, requirement repealed, 3130

      Medical cannabis, effect of provisions on adoption of policies and procedures precluding use by employees, 3833, 3834

      Medical facilities and related entities, discrimination against patients or residents, prosecution of violations, 1340

      Mental illness, persons with, hearings regarding involuntary court-ordered admissions to facilities, duties, 357

      Physicians, violations related to supervision of students, recovery of fines, 4043, 4044

      Prostitution

             Advancing prostitution, prosecutorial jurisdiction with Attorney General, 2630

             Sex trafficking victims, dismissal of charges, 1913

      Recall of public officers, violations, recovery of civil penalties, 1655

      Sex trafficking victims

             Juvenile delinquents, petitions to vacate adjudication and seal records, procedures, 1907

             Petitions to vacate certain convictions and seal documents, 409-411

             Prostitution, dismissal of charges, 1913

DISTRICT COURTS

      Cannabis Compliance Board decisions, judicial review, 3788, 3789

      Child support enforcement, duties, 389, 390

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, access to information maintained by certain agencies, restrictions, 1934

      Corporations, applications for appointment of receiver, requirements, 2490, 2491

      Electronic waste, removal of data before disposal required, 2217, 2574

      Employment discrimination committed by local elected officer, Equal Rights Commission to present complaint, 1946

      Estates and wills

             No-contest clauses, enforcement, requirements, 1854-1856

             Personal representatives, ex parte orders to restrain performance of duties, requirements, termination, penalties for obtaining without probable cause, 1856

             Probate of wills, petitions for, requirements, 1853

             Settlement of estate, venue, jurisdiction, 1852

      Factual innocence, hearing to establish based on newly discovered evidence, procedures, 2976-2981

      Government Employee-Management Relations Act, actions or proceedings, jurisdiction, 3741

      Government shutdowns, foreclosure sales during period of protection, duties, 3176, 3177, 3183, 3184

      Guardianships

             Appointment of guardians, procedures, duties, 1235-1239, 1244, 1245

             Attorneys for minors in proceedings, additional fees charged by county recorder, use, 1246, 1247

             Guardians of the person, reports, duties, 1242

      Habeas corpus postconviction petitions challenging computation of time served

             Failure to exhaust administrative remedies, dismissal of petition, 3010

             Venue, offenders incarcerated out of State while serving a Nevada sentence, 3009

      Involuntary servitude victims, sealing of certain records, duties, 411

      Judges

             Homelessness to Housing, Nevada Interagency Advisory Council on, membership, 2108

             Immigrants, certification of nonimmigrant status for certain victims of crime, procedures, 4350, 4351

             Number in certain judicial districts, increase, appropriation, 2870

             Presentence investigation reports, training requirements, 4384

             Salaries, payment, 3364

      Juvenile assessment centers, appropriation, 2969

      Limited-liability companies, appointment of receivers, general powers, 2491-2495

      Marriage of minors 17 years of age, authorization by court required, duties, 3660, 3661

      Mental illness, persons with

             Disclosure to health care providers of information contained in sealed records, 367

             Involuntary court-ordered admissions to facilities, duties, 356-359

      Name change of minor in custody of agency which provides child welfare services, procedures, 2087-2090

      Nevada 24/7 Sobriety and Drug Monitoring Program, participation, duties, 2749-2751

      Property tax, review of tax receiver’s determination that property is abandoned, 749

      Public records, actions relating to inspection or copying, 4007, 4008

      Recycling, general duties, 2216, 2217

      Savings bonds, proceedings to determine escheats to State, 608

      Sex trafficking victims, sealing of certain records, duties, 411

      Ticket resellers and secondary exchanges, civil actions against, jurisdiction, 1135

      Trusts and trustees

             Ex parte orders to restrain performance, requirements, termination, penalties for obtaining without probable cause, 1859

             Expenses and compensation of certain trustees, requirements, 1869, 1870

             No-contest clause in trusts, enforcement, requirements, 1859-1862

             Removal of trustee, grounds, procedures, penalty for bad faith request for removal, 1863, 1864

      Unlawful employment practices, authority to award employee same legal or equitable relief awarded pursuant to Title VII of Civil Rights Act, 548

      Victims of crime, court to provide certain documentation to victim or relative, 242

      Worker cooperative corporations, duties, 910

DISTRICTS

      Agricultural district boards, status of Governor’s appointees, removal from office, 1566

      County hospital districts

             Appointment of members of governing bodies, authority of county commissioners, procedures, 742-744

             Purchasing, authority, 3581, 3582

      Election districts (See ELECTIONS)

      Electronic records, powers and duties regarding certified records, 2818, 2819

      Fictitious address program for victims of crime, districts to allow participants to use fictitious address, restrictions regarding records, 1800, 1801

      Fire protection (See FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICTS)

      General improvement (See GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS)

      Health (See HEALTH, LOCAL BOARDS AND OFFICERS)

      Homelessness to Housing, Interagency Advisory Council on, collaboration, 2109

      Information processing systems, duties regarding updates, 2818

      Irrigation (See IRRIGATION DISTRICTS)

      Local improvement (See LOCAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS)

      New Americans, Office of, duty of districts to assist, 4362

      Officers and employees

             Code enforcement, employees performing tasks related to

                   Confidentiality of personal information contained in certain official records, authority to request, 726-729

                   Driver’s license or identification card, authority to request display of alternate address, 729

             Disclosure of improper governmental action, protections against reprisal or retaliatory action, remedies for violations, distribution of summary of laws, 810, 811

             Employment discrimination committed by elected officers, powers and duties of Equal Rights Commission, 1946

             Group insurance for public employees (See INSURANCE)

             Marijuana use by employees, authorized and prohibited acts by employers, 2625, 2626

             Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT SYSTEM)

             Tort action against, limit on damages increased, 3061

      Personal information, receipt by

             Data collectors, compliance with certain standards, requirements, 2574

             Electronic means, procedures, 2576

      Purchasing (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT PURCHASING)

      School (See SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Securities, authorized investments, applicability of laws, 661-666

      State Public Works Division, duty to cooperate with regard to capital improvement projects, 3315

      Tahoe transportation district board of directors, composition, officers, 1156

      Tourism improvement districts, certain assessments to be distributed to State Education Fund, 4196, 4241

      Video service providers

             Franchise fee, in lieu of recurring rental charges, 193

             Powers and duties of districts and providers, 191, 192

      Water (See WATER DISTRICTS)

      Water conservancy (See WATER CONSERVANCY DISTRICTS)

      Youth sports organizations sponsored by local government, duties regarding medical clearance certificate, 136, 137, 150

DIVORCE

      Child support (See CHILD SUPPORT)

      Creditworthiness evaluations, consideration of credit history of applicant’s spouse established during marriage, procedures, effect of violation, 1593, 1594

      Custody and visitation (See CHILD CUSTODY OR VISITATION)

DNA TESTING

      Sexual assault, removal of statute of limitations when identity of accused established by DNA evidence, 1498, 1499

      Sexual Assault Survivors’ Bill of Rights, requirements under, 1908-1910, 2843, 2844

DOCUMENT PREPARATION SERVICES

      Advertisements, use of term "notary public" prohibited, exception, 849, 850

      Bond by business entity on behalf of registrant employees

             Amount, 843

             Approval, requirements, 841

             Authority to file, 841

             Claims against, 843, 844

             Conditions, 841, 842

             Exhaustion of penal sum, notice, 842

             One registrant only, procedures when, 842

             Release, 842

             Retention by Secretary of State, 842

             Withdrawal, prohibitions, 841

      "Business entity" defined, 841

      Compliance with certain provisions, reference to compliance by entity or registrant prohibited, 843

      Definition, 844

      Enrolled agents practicing before IRS, exemptions from regulation as document preparation service, 844, 845

      Federal law, effect on required compliance with certain state provisions, 850

      Motor Vehicles, Department of

             Complaints filed with Department authorized, procedures, 1876, 1877

             Notices regarding violations, receipt, authority to suspend privileges, 1877, 1878

             Service windows or locations dedicated to, 1876

      Registration (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

             Applicant to be natural person, 845

             Cash bond or surety bond, requirements, amount, 843, 846, 847

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2906

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2906

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2905, 2906

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial if applicant’s appointment or registration as notary public revoked or suspended, 845, 846

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2906

             Reinstatement when business entity files new bond, 842

             Renewal

                   Application requirements, 846, 847

                   Refusal to renew, notice from Secretary of State to Department of Motor Vehicles, effect, 1877

             Revocation, notice from Secretary of State to Department of Motor Vehicles, effect, 1877

             Suspension

                   Bond exhausted or lacking, 842

                   Motor Vehicles, Department of, receipt of notice from Secretary of State, effect, 1877

                   Upon suspension of registrant’s appointment as notary public, 850

      Tax return preparers, applicability of laws, 844

DOCUMENTS OF TITLE

      Violations, monetary threshold for penalty provisions, 4438, 4439

DOG HANDLERS (See PRIVATE INVESTIGATORS AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS)

DOGS (See also ANIMALS)

      Affordable housing tenants, right to keep pets, 1219, 1220

      Common-interest communities, restrictions on regulation of pets, 2626, 2627

      Fighting, procedures regarding animals following arrest of violator, 1775-1777

      Wildlife, killing of certain animals to protect pets authorized, 758, 759

DOMESTIC PARTNERSHIPS

      Confidentiality of personal information contained in certain official records, persons authorized to request, 726-729, 865-868

      Driver’s license, persons authorized to request display of alternate address, 729, 868, 869, 1827

      Guardianships, claims to acquire personal property of protected person, priority, 1243

      High-risk behavior, orders for protection against, procedures, 3948, 3950-3952, 4170-4177

      Identification card, persons authorized to request display of alternate address, 729, 868, 869, 1827

      Restrictive covenants, provisions deemed void, duties of county recorders, 373-375

      Veterans’ benefit claims against federal or state government, assistance, 127

      Wrongful convictions, counseling of relative of convicted person may be provided, 4369

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

      Account for Programs Related to Domestic Violence, deposits, 1808, 1809, 1824

      Additional acts constituting domestic violence, 1805

      Battery

             Arrest, duties and immunities of peace officers, 1805-1807

             Pregnant victims, defendant’s knowledge of pregnancy, penalties, 1816

             Previous conviction for domestic violence battery with use of deadly weapon, penalty, 2858

             Subsequent offenses, penalties, 1815

      Committee on Domestic Violence

             Certain duties removed, quorum, authority to adopt regulations, 1825

             Maternal Mortality Review Committee, sharing of information, 43

      Correctional staff, training in interaction with victims, 4444

      Counseling of convicted persons, requirements, 1808, 1809, 4421

      Handle with Care Program (See also SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

             Law enforcement officer or employee, duty to notify of child exposed to traumatic events, 3972

      Higher education, statewide database of sources of financial assistance, establishment, access by victims, 2324

      Juvenile assessment centers, appropriation, 2969

      Nevada Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence, consultation on legislative study of bullying, cyber-bullying and discriminatory harassment, 3082

      Orders for protection

             Contents, 2830, 2831

             Court determination to issue order, considerations restricted, 2854

             Extended orders

                   Dissolution or modification of order based on changed circumstances authorized, 2833

                   Intentional violations, penalties, 2835, 2836, 2855-2857

                   Time of authorized expiration extended, court to enter basis for extending order beyond one year, 2833

             High-risk behavior, protection against, procedures, 3948, 3950-3952, 4170-4177

             Repository for Information Concerning Orders for Protection Against Domestic Violence, name changed and duties expanded, 2834-2837

             Service of orders, requirements, use of alternative service method for temporary orders, 2831, 2832

             Temporary orders

                   Expiration, 1500

                   Service of orders, 2831, 2832

             Violations

                   Arrest of person violating, when arrest may be made, 2857

                   Each act may be prosecuted as separate violation, 2835, 2856

                   Felony committed in violation of order, aggregation of sentences, 234

                   Intentional violations of extended orders, penalties, 2835, 2836, 2855-2857

                   Responding to communication initiated by applicant may constitute violation of order, 2831

      Parole and probation officers, training in interaction with victims, requirements, 4453

      Victim as witness in criminal proceedings

             Bail to secure appearance, procedures, appointment of attorney, 2269

             Detention as witness pursuant to arrest warrant, procedures, 2270

DOUGLAS COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Convention center, authorized uses, funding, 114, 2361-2368

      Election procedures, appropriation for implementation of changes required by law, 4144

      Growth in County and region, reports, duties, 798-800

      Lake Tahoe Path System, enhancement and development, bond issue, 2862

      Tourism surcharge, imposition on lodging in Tahoe Township, 2361

DRIVER TRAINING SCHOOLS

      Defensive driving, Department of Motor Vehicles to post list of approved courses on website, 2971

DRIVER’S LICENSES

      Advanced practice registered nurses, authority to sign certain statements, 497

      Alternate address, persons authorized to request display of

             Child welfare services or child protective services personnel, 868, 869

             Code enforcement personnel, 729

             County managers, 868

             Prosecuting attorneys, 1827

      Applications

             Photo identification card issued by Department of Corrections used as proof of name and age, requirements, 647, 4478

             Traffic laws, receipt of information on recent changes, 1226

      Defensive driving course, requirement for licensure of certain drivers, 2971, 2972

      Homeless persons, fee waiver for persons under age 25, 4503, 4505

      Instruction permits

             Applications, receipt of information on recent changes to traffic laws, 1226

             Photo identification card issued by Department of Corrections used as proof of name and age, requirements, 647, 4478

      Military vehicles, retired, requirements for operation, 1331

      Mopeds and trimobiles, requirements, 3104

      Renewal notices, inclusion of information on recent traffic law changes, 1226

      Restricted license, issuance to Nevada 24/7 Sobriety and Drug Monitoring Program participants, 2747, 2750, 2751

      "State" defined for purposes of using driver’s license from another jurisdiction for certain purposes, 1791

      Suspension

             Delinquent fines, fees and assessments, collection procedures, 2274, 2453

             Trick driving displays, violations, 686

      Veterans, declaration of status as, digital verification of honorable discharge from Armed Forces authorized, 575-579

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE

      24/7 Sobriety and Drug Monitoring Program, Nevada, assignment of subsequent offenders, 2749

      Advanced practice registered nurses

             Evaluation of offenders, authority, 502-509

             Exemption from blood tests, acceptance of determinations made by nurse, 501

      Cannabis, persons not exempt from state prosecution, 3835

      Ignition interlock devices

             Certification of exemption from required use, authority of advanced practice registered nurses, 509

             Exemptions from requirements, certain exemptions removed, 3102

             Period of installation, conditions, 3101

      Marijuana, study of issues relating to driving under the influence, 4641, 4642

DRONES

      Harassment of wildlife, prohibited acts, 450, 762

      Hunting or killing big game mammals, prohibited acts, 449, 450, 758

      Programs related to unmanned aircraft, establishment, appropriation, 3455, 3456

DRUG ABUSE (See ALCOHOL OR DRUG ABUSE)

DRUG OVERDOSES

      Chief Medical Officer, duty to upload information to controlled substances prescription tracking program, 167

      Coroners, duties when death caused by drug use, 4165

DRUG TESTING

      Athletic Commission, recovery of testing costs related to disciplinary action, 1258

      Employers, authorized and prohibited acts relative to marijuana, 2625, 2626

      State employees, screening tests may include sample of person’s blood or other bodily substance, 598, 599

DRUGS

      Asthma, drugs essential for treatment, tracking and reporting of pricing information, 1465, 1466

      Controlled substances (See CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES)

      Dangerous drugs included in schedule III or IV, restrictions on filling and refilling, 2213

      Dental therapists, duties regarding medications, contents of written practice agreements, 3201

      Kratom products, prohibited acts, penalties, 2658, 2659

      Mental illness, persons with, procedures for involuntary administration of medication, regulation, 347

      Prescription drugs (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Radiation therapy and radiologic imaging licensees, authority to possess and administer dangerous drugs, 2705-2707, 2737

      Recovery centers

             Chart orders, authority to use, 723

             Dangerous drugs, delivery to facility without pharmacy on premises, 725

             Licensing and regulation by State Board of Pharmacy, 723, 724

DRY NEEDLING

      Athletic trainers, authority to perform, regulation, 1587, 1588

      Chiropractors, authority to perform, requirements, regulation, 2287, 2295

      Definition, 1585, 1587, 1596, 1597

      Insertion of same needle more than once prohibited, 1586, 1587

      Oriental medicine defined to include dry needling, 1597

      Physical therapists, authority to perform, regulation, 1585-1587

DUI (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

E

E-MAIL (See ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS, RECORDS AND TRANSACTIONS)

 

EARLY CHILDHOOD ADVISORY COUNCIL, NEVADA

      Composition, duties, 48, 49

      Status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

      County sales and use tax for support of programs authorized, procedures, reports, 3261-3263

      English learners

             Zoom schools funding and grants to school districts and charter schools

                   Distribution and use of money, requirements, reports, 3460-3462

                   Innovation and the Prevention of Remediation, Account for the, appropriation to support program, requirements, 2381, 2382

             Zoom services, additional funding for programs for English learners, 4203

      New Nevada Education Funding Plan, Account for the, appropriation, use, 2391

      Prekindergarten programs, establishment of program to award grants to schools and nonprofit organizations, requirements, regulation, 3981-3983

      Teachers, additional license to teach outside grade level of experience, competency testing requirements, 1051

      Victory schools, prekindergarten programs

             Appropriations, 2383, 2384

             Distribution and use of money, requirements, 3468-3470

      Victory services, additional funding for programs for at-risk pupils, 4203

EASEMENTS

      Electric utility line clearance, requirements for performance by person who is not utility employee, 556

      Regional transportation commissions, sale of property acquired through eminent domain, reservation of easements, 803

      Utility easements, cities authorized to install and maintain ramps within, 569, 570

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

      Abatement of taxes

             Aircraft and component industry, eligibility, 2246, 2247

             Data centers, eligibility, 2249-2251

             Expanding businesses, certain abatements inapplicable, 2236-2244

             Local sales and use taxes, applicability, 2225-2244

             Local school support tax, abatements inapplicable, 2225-2245, 2254

             Previous partial abatement received, prohibition on additional abatements, 2236-2244

      Bond issues (See BOND ISSUES)

      Call centers relocating to foreign country, ineligibility of employer to receive incentives, waiver, 2898

      Energy, development of renewable and clean energy resources, study, 4625-4628

      Low-income housing projects, transferable tax credits to qualified projects, 3761-3766

      Nevada Main Street Program, appropriation, 2893

      Nevada New Markets Jobs Act, procedures, 3696-3701

      Qualified projects, capital investment of at least $1 billion, requirements for issuance of transferable tax credits, 2603, 2604, 2607

      Southern Nevada Enterprise Community, duties of Community Board and Office of Economic Development, 870, 871

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, BOARD OF

      Governor’s appointees, status, removal from office, 1566

      Local school support tax, approval of certain abatements, requirements, 2247, 2251

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, OFFICE OF

      Authorized expenditures, 3133

      Drones, programs related to, duties, appropriation, 3455, 3456

      Executive Director

             Food Security, Council on, representation, duties, 689

             Nevada Air Service Development Commission, member, 2144

             Outdoor Recreation, Advisory Board on, member, 3705

             Private Activity Bond Council, member, 2430

             Southern Nevada Enterprise Community Board, meetings and collaboration with, duties, 870, 871

      General appropriations, 3343

      Nevada Main Street Program, appropriation, 2893

      Nevada New Markets Jobs Act, duties, 3697

      NV Grow Program, duties transferred, 3666

      Outdoor Recreation, Division of, coordination with, 3704

EDUCATION

      Achievement charter schools (See SCHOOLS, ACHIEVEMENT CHARTER)

      Adult education programs, county sales and use tax for support authorized, procedures, reports, 3261-3263

      Asthma, funding of education programs, 1466

      Challenge schools (See SCHOOLS, CHALLENGE)

      Charter schools (See SCHOOLS, CHARTER)

      Children in need of protection

             Educational decision makers, appointment, procedures, duties, 257-262

             Educational surrogate parents, appointment for children with disabilities, provisions repealed, 257-259

      Distance education (See DISTANCE EDUCATION)

      Early childhood education (See EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION)

      Finances (See SCHOOL FINANCES AND FUNDS)

      First responders, stress-related injury or disease, employing agency to provide educational training related to mental health issues, 1901

      Gifted pupils (See SCHOOLS FOR PROFOUNDLY GIFTED PUPILS, UNIVERSITY)

      Higher education (See also NEVADA SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION; POSTSECONDARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, PRIVATE)

             Statewide database of sources of funding for higher education, establishment, requirements, 2324

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purposes of educational opportunities, 2278

      Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, appropriations for educational programs, 4015

      National Guard Youth Challenge Program, Nevada (See SCHOOLS, CHALLENGE)

      Personnel, public schools (See SCHOOL PERSONNEL)

      Prekindergarten (See EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION)

      Private schools (See POSTSECONDARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, PRIVATE; SCHOOLS, PRIVATE)

      Public schools (See SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

      Pupils, public schools (See SCHOOL PUPILS)

      Scholarships (See SCHOLARSHIPS)

      School districts (See SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Student Loan Ombudsman, course for student loan borrowers, duties, 2506

      University schools (See SCHOOLS FOR PROFOUNDLY GIFTED PUPILS, UNIVERSITY)

      We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution Programs, appropriation, 2868

EDUCATION, COMMISSION ON PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS IN

      Annual status reports, time for, 1050

      Members

             Appointment, qualifications of certain members, 1046, 1060

             Status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

      Teachers

             Armed Forces members, expedited application by spouse for license, regulations, 888

             Financial literacy, endorsement to teach, regulations, 1991

             License by endorsement, regulations, 1314, 1316

EDUCATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Abuse or sexual abuse of child, employee training and number of incidents disclosed or reported to law enforcement agency, reports, 2652

      Adult standard high school diploma, appropriation for courses of study, duties, reports, 2376

      Authorized expenditures, 3134

      Average daily attendance in elementary schools, receipt of district reports repealed, 792

      Average daily enrollment, receipt of district reports, duties, 789-792

      Challenge schools, receipt of accountability and expenditure information from district where school is located, duties, 1983

      Charter schools

             Demographic information of pupils, academic needs of pupils and needs of pupils at risk of dropping out, annual evaluation, collaboration, 2302

             Distance education

                   Charter schools for distance education, regulatory duties, 1623

                   Pupils enrolled full-time in program, distribution of apportionment, certain amounts to be paid to Department, 2038, 2039

             English learners, grants to fund programs and services, duties, reports, 3462-3465

             Growth of schools, plan to manage, collaboration, receipt of report, duties, 2301, 2306

             Opening or expanding school, receipt of notice of certain actions, 2301

             Reading, pupils deficient in, receipt of reports, 4492, 4493

             Sponsors

                   Annual reports, receipt, form, submission to State Board of Education, 2069, 2070

                   Comprehensive review, duties, 2065, 2066

      Clark County Public Education Foundation, Inc., transfer of funds, duties, 2377

      Clark County School District, receipt of reports, duties, 3462-3465

      College and career readiness grant program, funding, duties, 2379

      College and career ready high school diplomas, incentive grants or reimbursements, funding, duties, 2378

      Computer literacy and computer science

             Appropriations, use, 2701

             Incentives for teachers to earn degree or other credentials, grant program, duties, 2697

             Instruction program, assistance to schools in establishing, development of Internet resource repository, 2696

      Crisis, emergency or suicide

             Model management plan, requirements (See SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

             Private schools, time for response plans to be made available to Department, 2467, 2468, 3253

      Disabilities, pupils with

             Aging and Disability Services Division, services available, provision of information to districts and charter schools, 3052

             Basic support guarantee

                   2019-2021 biennium, duties, 2372

                   Repeal of provisions, 4253

             Due process hearings, compliance procedures following, enforcement of orders, duties, 914, 915

             Individualized education programs or plans, pupils with, receipt of reports, duties, 3051, 3052

             Language and literacy skills of children who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind or visually impaired, duties, 3937-3940

      Discipline of pupils

             Data collected by schools, receipt, duties, 1019, 1020, 3570

             Guidance documents, Internet publication, 3570

             Restorative disciplinary practices, requirements and methods, duties, 3234, 3235

             Restorative justice, plan of action based on, approval, regulation, duties, 3570, 3571

             State of public education, contents of annual reports, 1018, 1019

      Early childhood education (See also EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION)

             Grants to support prekindergarten programs, duties, 3981-3983

      Educator Effectiveness budget account, appropriations, duties, 3361, 3362

      English learners

             College and career readiness assessments, duty to ensure availability of authorized supports, 4359

             Criterion-referenced examinations, duty to ensure availability of authorized supports, 4357

             Data regarding achievement of pupils, receipt of reports, 4354

             Policy for instruction to teach English and plan to ensure policy achieves objectives, duties, 4357

             School accountability, corrective action plans adopted by certain schools, duties, reports, 4355, 4356

             Zoom schools and grants for programs and services

                   Appropriation, duties, 2381-2383

                   Receipt of reports, duties, 3462-3465

      English Mastery Council, appropriation for expenses, 2442

      Examinations and assessments

             College and career readiness assessments, duty to ensure availability of authorized supports to English learners, 4359

             Criterion-referenced examinations

                   English learners, duty to ensure availability of authorized supports, 4357

                   Examinations to be made available to pupils in any language in which they are published, duties, 4357

             New Nevada Education Funding Plan, Account for the, allocations from, assessment of proficiency of pupils in certain grades, duties, 2503

      Expenditures by schools and districts

             2019-2021 biennium, waiver of certain expenditure requirements, duties, 3268

             Minimum expenditure requirements, provisions repealed, 4221, 4222, 4253

             Minimum recommended expenditures, duties, 4221-4223

             Personnel and services, reporting requirements, duties, 4208, 4209

      Financial literacy

             Account for Instruction in Financial Literacy, appropriation, duties, 2392, 2393

             State Seal of Financial Literacy Program, appropriation for administration, 3361, 3362

             Teacher training, duties, funding of certain training programs, 1986, 1993, 2386

      Financial Literacy Advisory Council, State, administrative support, funding, 1988, 3362

      Financial Literacy Month

             Annual summit for educators, duties, 1988, 1991

             Appropriation for administration, 3362

             Establishment, duties, 1986, 1987

             Student Smart Week, Money Week and parent and family engagement summit, duties, 1986-1988

      Fingerprints and background checks of certain personnel of Department authorized, duties, 1054

      Gardens for Title I schools, appropriation, duties, 3457

      General appropriations, 3344

      Gifted and talented pupils, funding for differentiated instruction, duties, 2378, 2379

      Great Teaching and Leading Fund, duties, 2387, 2388

      Innovation and the Prevention of Remediation, Account for Programs for (See SCHOOL FINANCES AND FUNDS)

      Integrated student supports, statewide framework for, requirements, 3247, 3248

      Jobs for America’s Graduates Programs, funding, duties, 2377

      Language Development for Children Who Are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Blind or Visually Impaired, Advisory Committee on (See LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT FOR CHILDREN WHO ARE DEAF, HARD OF HEARING, BLIND OR VISUALLY IMPAIRED, ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON)

      Literacy of elementary school pupils

             Charter schools, receipt of reports, 4492, 4493

             Plans to improve, contents, receipt, 4490, 4491

             Read by Grade 3 grant program, duties, receipt of reports, 2380, 2381, 4499, 4500

             School districts, annual reports, requirements, 4498

      Medical facilities outside Nevada requesting reimbursement for educational services provided to Nevada residents, duties, appropriation for audits, 3110-3112, 4213, 4214

      Mental illness or emotional disturbance, children with, task force to develop program to prevent custody relinquishment or voluntary placement, representation, 872

      Mentoring, Nevada Advisory Commission on

             Administrative support, 4509

             Coordinator for mentorship programs, consultations relating to, 4511

      National School Lunch Program state match, duties, 2373

      Native American pupils, transportation to school outside home district, reimbursement for additional costs, duties, 2373

      New Nevada Education Funding Plan

             Assessment of proficiency of pupils in certain grades, duties, 2503

             Evaluation of services, duties, 2504

      Other State Education Programs Account, duties, 2376-2380, 3457, 4499, 4500

      Professional Development Programs Account, duties, 2385, 2386, 2388, 2394

      Pupil-Centered Funding Plan (See also SCHOOL FINANCES AND FUNDS)

             Implementation

                   Allocations to implement, receipt, 4252

                   Guidance on implementation, receipt, correction of deficiencies, 4207

             Statewide base per pupil funding

                    Adjusted base per pupil funding, deductions by districts for administrative expenses, regulation, 4203

                   Adjustment factors, establishment, review and revision, receipt of recommendations, 4201, 4207, 4208

      Pupil-teacher ratios, funding for grades 1-3, duties, 2375

      Safe and Respectful Learning Environment, Office for a

             Authorized expenditures, 3134

             Handle with Care Program (See SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

             Safe-to-Tell Program, renamed SafeVoice Program, 3236-3239, 3967, 3968, 3971, 3972

             SafeVoice Program (See SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

             School safety specialists, training of, duties, 3233

             School security risk assessments, receipt, duties, 3234

             Suicide prevention, duties, 1761, 1762

      Safety

             Committee on statewide school safety, representation, receipt of recommendations, 3232

             Personal safety of children, training and reported incidents of abuse, reports, 2652

             School Safety Account, appropriation, duties, 4020, 4021

             School safety facility improvements, grants for, duties, 2391, 3293

             School safety specialists, receipt of summary of findings and recommendations, 3234

      Salaries of unclassified staff, 3327, 3328

      School accountability (See also SCHOOL ACCOUNTABILITY)

             Grants and other financial support to improve pupil achievement, duties, 2380

      School Funding, Commission on, provision of services, assistance and meeting rooms, 4207

      School gardens for Title I schools, appropriation, duties, 3457

      School personnel

             Discipline of pupils, reporting and analysis of data, provision of training and professional development regarding, 1019, 1020

             Evaluations of licensed personal

                   Electronic tool for providing documents, development, requirements, 1783

                   Pupil growth in evaluations, percentage of evaluation based on reduced, recommendations for revised performance measures, duties, 1787, 1788

                   Statewide performance evaluation system, study of impact and validity, 1787

             Expenditures by schools and districts for personnel reporting requirements, duties, 4208, 4209

             Expiration of licenses, duties, 1055

             Financial literacy, professional development for teachers

                   Appropriation, duties, 2392

                   State Seal of Financial Literacy Program, provision of training to teachers, duties, 1986

             Incentives for certain teachers, appropriation, 2895

             Integrated pest management coordinators, receipt of reports, 1942

             Mental health workers in schools with identified needs, appropriation for block grants, 2390, 4020, 4021

             Resource officers or school police officers, grants to employ and equip additional officers, duties, 2390, 2391, 4021

             School Safety Account, duties, 2390, 2391, 4020, 4021

             Social workers in schools with identified needs, appropriation for block grants, 2390, 4020, 4021

             Suicide prevention training, receipt of reports, duties, 673, 674

             Teacher Recruitment and Retention Advisory Task Force, Nevada State, creation, duties, appropriation, 2448-2450

             Teachers’ School Supplies Reimbursement Account, duties, 2392, 3224

             Violence and suicide, training in prevention, duties, 1763

      School Safety Account, duties, 2390, 2391, 3293, 4020, 4021

      Services provided by schools and districts, expenditure reports, duties, 4208, 4209

      Social and environmental factors that affect educational experience of pupils, receipt of description, duties, 1178

      Social, emotional and academic development program, appropriation for implementation, 4021

      State Distributive School Account, duties, 2371-2374

      State Education Fund (See also SCHOOL FINANCES AND FUNDS)

             Adjustment of apportionments, procedures repealed, 4216, 4217

             Appropriations, use to fund operations of Department, 4198, 4199

             Biennial budget requests, preparation, 4225

      State of public education, annual report, contents, 1018, 1019

      State Supplemental School Support Account, duties, 2392

      Suicide among pupils

             Courses of study and training of personnel in suicide prevention, receipt of information from districts and charter schools, duties, 673, 674

             Grades 7-12, development of model policy for suicide prevention, 1761, 1762

             Number of incidents of suicide, attempts and suicide ideation during school year, collection of information, duties, 674

             Statewide Program for Suicide Prevention, consultation, duty to post link to Internet or network site, 1761, 1762

             Suicide response model management plan, contents, 1765

             Violence and suicide, training for school district and school personnel, requirements, 1763

      Superintendent of Public Instruction (See SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION)

      Victory schools

             Appropriation, duties, 2383, 2384

             Designation of schools, duties, 3466

             Distribution of money to school districts and sponsors of charter schools, 3466

             Educational needs of pupils enrolled in schools, comprehensive plans for meeting, receipt and review, 3467, 3468

             Evaluation of effectiveness of programs and services, contracts with independent contractors, receipt of evaluations, 3469

             Reports, receipt, 3469, 3470

      Volunteers, background checks, duties, 1522

      Washoe County School District, receipt of reports, duties, 3462-3465

      Work-based learning pilot programs, competitive grants, duties, 2379

      Zoom schools

             Appropriation, duties, 2381-2383

             Continuation of program, receipt of reports, duties, 3462-3465

EDUCATION SAVINGS ACCOUNTS

      Apportionments to school districts, determination, 3283, 4214

      Charter schools, enrollment of opt-in child, count of pupils for apportionment purposes, 4232

      Grant of money required to be deposited in account, percentage of statewide base per pupil funding amount, 4239

      Repeal of program, 3294

EDUCATION, STATE BOARD OF

      Challenge schools, authority regarding textbooks and courses of study, 1982

      Charter schools

             Annual reports from sponsors, receipt and review, 2070

             English learners, grants for programs and services, receipt of reports, duties, 3463-3465

             Funding sources, duty to provide information to schools, 4229

             State Public Charter School Authority, appointment of members, duties, 2067, 2079

      Computer Education and Technology, Account for, duties, 2697

      Core academic subjects, placement of pupils in more rigorous courses, duties, 1205, 1206

      Disabilities, children with

             Deaf, hard of hearing, blind or visually impaired, language and literacy skills

                   Assessment of language and literacy skills, receipt of recommendations regarding ways to improve, 3937

                   Children who are less than 6 years of age

                          Criteria for use by parents or guardians to evaluate development of skills, receipt and evaluation of recommendations, duties, 3936, 3937, 3940

                          Criteria for use by school employees and providers of services to assess development of skills, receipt of recommendations, duties, requirements, 3937-3940

             Examination of children for placement in special education programs, receipt of recommendations, 3937

      Discipline of pupils

             State of public education, annual reports, contents, 1018, 1019

             Superintendent of Public Instruction, receipt of reports, 1017, 1018

      Emergency financial assistance to school districts, certain provisions repealed, 4253

      English learners

             Accountability reports, contents, 4354, 4355

             Zoom schools and grants for programs and services, receipt of reports, duties, 3463-3465

      English Mastery Council, recommendations to Board, 2441

      Foster care, pupils in, credits for coursework and attaining diploma, regulations, 1164

      Governor’s appointees, status, removal from office, 1566

      Handle with Care Program, regulations, 3967

      Homeless pupils, credits for coursework and attaining diploma, regulations, 1164

      Prekindergarten programs, grants to support, regulation, 3983

      Private schools, failure to adopt policy for suicide prevention, penalties, 1771

      Professional Standards in Education, Commission on, reports, receipt, 1058

      Pupil-counselor ratios, nonbinding recommendations, establishment, requirements, 980, 3233

      Pupil-social worker ratios, nonbinding recommendations, establishment, requirements, 980, 3233

      Pupil-specialized instructional support personnel ratios, development of nonbinding recommendations for, requirements, 3233

      Pupil-teacher ratios

             Statewide performance evaluation system, whether classes exceed recommended ratios and effect on employee’s performance to be considered, 1784, 1785

             Variance from maximum prescribed ratios, requests for, requirements, 979

      Read by Grade 3 grant program

             Receipt of reports, 4500

             Recommendations regarding, 2381

      Reading proficiency and assessments, duties, certain duties repealed, 4490, 4492-4494, 4496-4498

      School personnel

             Counselors, evaluations of performance, requirements, regulation, 1786

             Letters of reprimand, issuance, regulation, 1056, 1057

             Librarians, evaluations of performance, requirements, regulation, 1786

             Licenses, suspension or revocation, adoption of rules for conducting hearings, requirements, 1058

             Recruitment and retention incentives for certain licensed educational personnel, duty to prescribe, 3463, 3464, 3469

             Statewide performance evaluation system

                   Other licensed educational personnel, requirements, regulation, 1786

                   Pupil growth in evaluations, percentage of evaluation based on reduced, receipt of recommendations for revised performance measures, 1787, 1788

                   Pupil-teacher ratios, whether classes exceed recommended ratios and effect on employee’s performance to be considered, 1784, 1785

             Teachers

                   Computer science credentials, incentives to earn, grant program, 2697

                   Elementary school teachers, professional development requirements, regulation, 4491, 4492

                   Financial incentives for newly hired teachers, applications for, duties, 2384

                   Learning strategists, duties repealed, 4492

                   Literacy specialists, duties, regulation, 4492

                   Title I or underperforming schools, incentives to teach at, duties, 2895

      Social and environmental factors that affect educational experience of pupils, identification, regulation, 1178

      State accountability reports, requirements, 2056, 4354, 4355

      State Education Fund (See also SCHOOL FINANCES AND FUNDS)

             Appropriation to Department of Education, use to fund operations of State Board, 4198, 4199

      Unaccompanied pupils, credits for coursework and attaining diploma, regulations, 1164

      Victory schools, duties, receipt of recommendations, 3469, 3470

      Volunteers, background checks, certain regulation declared void, 1525

EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY, COMMISSION ON

      Governor’s appointees, status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

      Nevada Ready 21 Technology competitive grant program, duties, 2383

ELDERLY PERSONS (See AGED PERSONS)

 

ELECTIONS

      Absent ballots

             Authority to request and receive, 4078, 4079, 4113, 4114

             Counting, time for, 4081

             Delivery of return envelope, 4080

             Distribution of forms to request, notice, mailing of forms, 1661, 1662, 4077, 4078, 4113

             Receipt by clerk, procedure following, 4079, 4080

             Time to request, 4078, 4113

             Time to return, 4079, 4105

      Abstracts of votes, time for making, 4084

      Ballot questions

             Diesel fuel, imposition of additional tax in certain counties, 1263

             Henderson, election of Council members by ward represented, 2181, 2182

             School capital projects, imposition of property tax to fund, 2650

             Statewide measures, removal of certain publication requirement, 4069

             Transportation projects, imposition of additional sales and use tax, 446

      Ballots

             Absent ballots (See Absent ballots, this heading)

             Deceased candidates, retention of name on ballot, when, 3543-3545

             Mailing ballots, time for mailing to voters in certain cities, 3544

             Provisional ballots

                   Authority of voter to cast, 4076, 4077

                   Canvass, requirements, 4057

                   Collection of information regarding ballots, duties of county clerks, 4086

                   Final verification, procedures, 4057

                   Information, system to obtain information on ballots cast, establishment, 4057

                   Mail, casting by, 4077

                   Registration

                          By computer, voting by provisional ballot required, exception, 4053, 4054

                          During early voting period, voting by provisional ballot required, exception, 4054, 4055

                          On day of election, voting by provisional ballot required, 4056, 4057

                   Required contents, 4052, 4057

                   Update of voter registration information after close of registration, voting by provisional ballot may be required, procedures, 4053

             Sample ballots, contents, 4100, 4101, 4122

      Campaign practices (See CAMPAIGN PRACTICES)

      Candidates

             Certificate of candidacy designating qualified person as candidate, provisions repealed, 3426

             Certified list, time for forwarding to county clerk, 3381

             Constables

                   Office designated nonpartisan, 1559

                   Qualification in certain townships, 1554

             Deceased candidate, appearance of name on ballot, time for determination, 3543-3545

             Declaration or acceptance of candidacy

                   "Acceptance of candidacy," removal of terminology, 3371-3388, 3394-3423

                   Definition of "declaration of candidacy,” 3370

                   Fees, use, 458

                   Time for filing in certain cities, 3536-3540

             Vacancy in nomination of legislator from multi-county district, filings, 3373

      Canvass of returns, time for completion, 4084, 4119

      City elections

             Absent ballots

                   Authority to request and receive, 4113, 4114

                   Counting, time for, 4116

                   Delivery of return envelope, 4115

                   Distribution of forms to request, notice, mailing of forms, 1662, 4113

                   Receipt by clerk, procedure following, 4114, 4115

                   Time for return, 4105

                   Time to request, 4113

             Applicability of certain laws, preemption and supersession of conflicting charter provisions, 4052, 4060

             Canvass of returns, time for completion, 4119

             Charter amendments (See specific cities)

             Dates of elections, ordinances, duties of governing bodies, 3535

             Deceased candidates, appearance of name on ballot, time for determinations, 3543-3545

             Declaration or acceptance of candidacy, time for filing, 3398, 3399, 3536-3540

             Early voting

                   City governing bodies, duties, 4105

                   Hours of operation of polling places, 4117

                   Inapplicability of certain laws, 4052

                   Statement for polling places using mechanical recording device, contents, 4118

                   Verification that voter has not voted twice in same election, procedures, 4117, 4118

             Indian reservation or colony, establishment of polling places within, 177-180

             Mailing ballots, time for mailing to voters, 3544

             Nominations

                   Criteria for vacancy in, procedures following, 3542, 3543

                   Vacancy in nomination, procedures following, 3398, 3399, 3424, 3425

             Observers, time for submission of accommodation plan by city clerk, 3534

             Polling places

                   All votes cast per roster, removal of provision regarding closing of polling place after, 4109

                   Electors waiting in line to apply to register or vote, effect on closing procedures, 4112

                   Guardrail, persons permitted inside, 4109, 4110

                   Proclamation regarding voter registration on day of election, duty of election board officer, 4109

                   Rosters

                          Electronic rosters, testing, 3394, 3426

                          Possession by election board, requirements, 3394, 3425, 3426, 4072

                          Preparation and delivery to polling places, 4099, 4104, 4123

                   Student trainee election board officer, limit on number removed, 4109

                   Verification that person has not already voted in current election, 4110

             Provisional ballots, applicability of laws, 4052

             Registration of voters

                   Appearance in person, time for, 4120

                   By computer, procedures, effect, 4109, 4120

                   By mail, voting in first election after, 4109

                   Day of election, registration on, procedures, 4055, 4056

                   Early voting period, registration during, procedures, 4052

                   General prohibition on registration after deadlines, exception, 4121

                   Notices regarding registration, publication requirements, 3400

                   Update of information after close of registration, authority, procedures, 4053

             Sample ballots, contents, 4122

             Voting by any entitled person on day of election, establishment of polling place for, procedures, 4103-4105

      Constable, office designated as nonpartisan, 1559

      Counties (See also Ballot questions, this heading)

             Appropriation to certain counties for purposes of implementing certain procedures required by law, 4144

      Cybersecurity

             Attacks on information systems, duties of election officials, 3370

             Confidentiality of records relating to security of information systems used for elections, 3370

             Training for city or county election staff, 3370

      Early voting

             City elections, certain laws inapplicable, 4052

             Hours of operation of polling places, 4081, 4082

             Registration to vote during period, procedures, 4054, 4055

             Verification that voter has not voted twice in current election, procedures, 4082, 4083

      Election districts

             Boundaries, time limit for revision of boundaries, 3384

             Legislative study of reapportionment and redistricting, 4618, 4619

             Treatment of incarcerated persons in determining population counts, 985-987

      Federal Election Commission, references to in existing law, revision, 3387, 3394

      Judges and justices

             Declaration or acceptance of candidacy, time for filing in certain cities, 3536-3540

             District courts, election of additional judges in certain counties, 2870

      Motor Vehicles, Department of, duties regarding certain offices, 1876

      Newspapers, notice requirements

             Day and time that each method of registration will be closed, 4099

             Hours for early voting at each polling place, 4082

             Locations of polling places, 4050, 4103

             Primary election or general election, 4066, 4108

             Statewide measures, repeal, 4069

      Polling places

             Closing of polls

                   All votes cast per roster, removal of provision regarding closing of polling place after, 4071

                   Rights of certain persons to register or vote after, 4075

             Early voting, requirements, 4081, 4082, 4118

             Election board officers, determination of number, 4067

             Guardrail, persons permitted inside, 4072

             Indian reservation or colony, establishment of polling places within, 177-180

             Instructions, posting, 4074

             Observers, time for submission of accommodation plan by city clerk, 3534

             Private property rented as polling place, rights and remedies of lessor unaffected, 3389, 4085

             Registration of voters on day of election, designation of locations, procedures, 4071-4073

             Rosters

                   Definition, 4060

                   Electronic rosters, testing, 3387, 3425

                   Possession by election board, requirements, 3425, 3426, 4072

                   Preparation and delivery to polling places, 4051, 4099

             Student trainee election board officer, limit on number removed, 4067, 4109

             Voting by any entitled person on day of election, establishment of polling place for, 4050, 4051

      Primary elections

             Retention of name of deceased candidate on ballot, when, 3544, 3545

             Tie vote, procedures in event of tie, 3387, 3388

      Recall elections (See RECALL OF PUBLIC OFFICERS)

      Registration of voters

             Appearance in person, time for, 4098

             Appropriations for related expenses, 3711, 4143, 4144

             By computer

                   County clerks, duties, 4090

                   Establishment of system, 4058

                   Generally, 4053, 4091-4093

                   Last day to register, 4098

                   Regulations of Secretary of State, 4067

                   Update of voter information, 4053

                   Voting in first election after registration, 4070

                   Voting in person after registration, 4053, 4054

             By mail, voting in first election after, 4070

             Cancellation of registration, effect of felony conviction, authority to reregister upon release from prison, requirement to submit certain documentation prohibited, 1457, 1458

             Card

                   Definition, contents, 4050

                   Time for issuance to voter deemed conditionally registered, 4057, 4087, 4088

             Day of election

                   Any polling place, registration at, procedures, 4055-4057

                   Proclamation regarding registration, duty of election board officer, 4071, 4072

                   Roster, requirements, 4072

                   Verification that person has not already voted in same election, 4073

             Department of Motor Vehicles, procedures, effect of ineligibility of voter to register, 4058, 4059, 4102

             Early voting period, registration during, procedures, 4054, 4055

             General prohibition on registration after deadlines, exception, 4099

             New application in same county, designation of affiliation when not indicated by voter, 3390

             Notices regarding registration, publication requirements, 3393, 3394

             Secretary of State’s website, establishment of registration system, 4058

             Unlawful acts, clarification of penalty provisions, 4126, 4127

             Update of information after close of registration, authority, procedures, 4053

      "Regular votes" defined, 4060

      Right to vote

             Decriminalization of offense, restoration of right to vote, 1459, 1460

             Legislative declaration, 4069

             Offenders, immediate restoration of right upon release from prison, 1455, 1456, 1458

             Parole, restoration of right upon discharge, certain provisions repealed, 1454, 1455, 1458

             Persons in line at time polling place closes, 4075, 4076

             Probation, restoration of right upon discharge, certain provisions repealed, 1452-1454, 1458

             Ratification of Fifteenth Amendment by Nevada commemorated, 4585, 4586

             Women’s suffrage centennial, issuance of special license plates, 894, 895

      Risk-limiting audits

             Pilot program, development, 3426

             Requirements, regulations, 3370, 3371

      Special elections

             Bond issue election, office hours of county clerk, 4129

             Recall of public officer, contents of call for special election, 4125

      "Statewide office" defined, 1626

      Verification that voter has not voted twice in current election, prescribing of procedure for, 4072, 4110

      Voters’ Bill of Rights, inclusion in Nevada Constitution, 4614, 4615

ELECTRIC BICYCLES

      Collisions with vehicle, acts constituting reckless driving, enhanced penalties when motorist at fault, 1890, 1892, 1893

      Definition of "electric bicycle" excludes electric scooters, 1879, 1881, 1885

      Parking on sidewalks, authority, 1892

ELECTRIC SCOOTERS

      Definition, 1879, 1881, 1885

      Motor vehicle laws inapplicable, 1880, 1881, 1897

      Scooter-share programs

             Definitions, 1883

             Insurance coverage, requirements, 1883

             Operation of shared scooter by person under age 16, prohibited acts, penalties, 1883

             Regulation by local authority, requirements, 1882, 1883

             Trip data, provision to local authority, confidentiality, 1882

      Throwing substance at or willfully damaging scooter, penalty, 1899

      Traffic laws (See also TRAFFIC CONTROL)

             Applicability of traffic laws, 1895

             Attaching to vehicle upon roadway prohibited, 1896

             Bicycles and electric bicycles, laws and rights and duties of persons operating, applicability, exceptions, 1885

             Carrying packages, prohibited acts, 1896

             Collision with vehicle

                   Acts constituting reckless driving, 1893

                   Enhanced penalties when motorist at fault, 1886, 1890, 1892, 1893

             Driver of motor vehicle to exercise due care, 1885, 1886

             Intentionally interfering with

                   Movement of motor vehicle, prohibited, 1886

                   Movement of operator of scooter, prohibited, 1885

             Lamps, reflectors and brakes required, 1896, 1897

             Manner of operating scooter upon roadway, requirements, exceptions, prohibited acts, 1896

             Number of persons permitted to ride, 1896

             Overtaking and passing, requirements for operator and driver of motor vehicle, 1885, 1886

             Pathways or lanes

                   Designation of routes, authority of local governments, 1884

                   Right-of-way, driver of motor vehicle to yield, 1886

                   Speed limits, requirement, penalty for violations, 1885, 1895

                   Stopping, parking or driving motor vehicle on pathway or lane prohibited, exception, 1886

             Sidewalks

                   Parking on, authority, restrictions, 1892

                   Speed limits, penalty for violations, 1882, 1885, 1895

             Signals required to be given by operator, 1895, 1896

             Speeding, penalty for violations, 1885, 1895

             Traffic-control devices, procedures when signal malfunctions or fails to detect scooter, 1889

ELECTRIC VEHICLES

      General provisions (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

      Infrastructure Demonstration Program, Electric Vehicle, incentives to certain public schools that are customers of public utility, requirements, 693

      Legislative study of vehicle use and highway funding options, 4635, 4636

      Parking in designated charging station when vehicle not connected to station prohibited, penalties, 1388

      Special license plates, issuance, 2519, 2520

      Vehicle miles traveled, pilot data program, requirements, procedures, 2999-3006

      Weight limits for operation on highways, exemptions for vehicles powered by one or more electric motors, 295

ELECTRICITY

      Colorado River Commission, electric service providers

             Annual reports of compliance with portfolio standards, 12, 23

             Public Utilities Commission, providers not subject to jurisdiction, 12, 23

      Public utilities (See PUBLIC UTILITIES)

      Renewable energy (See RENEWABLE ENERGY)

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS, RECORDS AND TRANSACTIONS

      Abandoned property, duties of property holders regarding e-mail notices and electronic filing of reports, 3017, 3018

      Aging and Disability Services Division, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2912, 2913

      Agriculture, State Department of, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2946, 2949, 2950, 2954, 2955

      Behavioral health services, electronic repository of data and information concerning, 2048

      Blockchain technology (See BLOCKCHAINS)

      Business trusts, authority to keep electronic records, inspection procedures, admissibility in evidence, 2825

      Cannabis Advisory Commission, duties, 3775

      Central Repository, name-based searches of criminal history records, written consent, 2257

      Child support enforcement, process to exchange information with insurers, 1496

      Cigarette retail dealers and manufacturers, e-mail address to be maintained with Department of Taxation, Department required to provide certain notices by e-mail, 624

      Cities, governing bodies, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2957

      City or county clerks, persons authorized to request confidentiality of personal information contained in records, 728, 729, 867, 868

      City or county real property, auctions by electronic medium authorized, procedures, 1034-1036, 1040-1042

      Common-interest communities, resales of units, removal of associations’ authority to charge fee for provision of documents in electronic format, 860

      Conservation and Natural Resources, State Department of, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2944

      Consumer Affairs Division, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2958

      Consumer Equitability, State Sealer of, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2952, 2953

      County assessor’s records, persons authorized to request confidentiality of personal information, 727, 728, 866, 867

      County commissioners or county licensing boards, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2907, 2908, 2957

      County recorder’s records, persons authorized to request confidentiality of personal information, 726, 727, 865, 866

      Court Administrator, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2904

      Dental care, organizations for, filing of quarterly statements, 1690, 1721

      Fire Marshal, State, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2932

      Gaming violations, authority to request interception of communications during investigations, 826

      Governmental agencies, generally

             Certified copies of agency records in electronic form, agency powers and duties, 2818, 2819

             Data collectors, collection, dissemination and maintenance of records containing personal information, compliance with certain standards, requirements, audit, 2574, 2575

             Public records, provision in electronic format, requirements, exceptions, 4006

             Required personal information in documents submitted by electronic means, procedures, 2576

      Guardianships, attendance of proposed protected person at hearing for appointment of guardian, 1238, 1239, 1245

      Health authorities, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2925

      Health maintenance organizations, filing of quarterly statements, 1690, 1719

      Higher education, statewide database of sources of financial assistance, establishment, requirements, 2324

      Hospital, medical or dental services, nonprofit corporations for, filing of quarterly statements, 1690, 1717

      Housing Division, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2936

      Industrial Relations, Division of, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2929, 2959

      Insurance adjusters, valid e-mail address required for licensure, 3035

      Insurance companies, filing of quarterly statements by domestic insurers, 1690

      Limited-liability companies, authority to keep electronic records, inspection procedures, admissibility in evidence, 2823

      Limited partnerships, authority to keep electronic records, inspection procedures, admissibility in evidence, 2824

      Local improvement districts, demand for deed to property sold for assessment, procedures, 1302

      Medical cannabis establishments

             Electronic verification system, requirements, 3824, 3825

             Licenses, requirements for issuance, 3791, 3792

      Medical facilities and related entities, gender identity or expression of patients or residents, requirements for electronic records, 1335

      Motor carriers, display of registration on mobile device authorized, surrender of device upon demand of certain persons, liability for damage to device, 1571

      Motor Vehicles, Department of

             Criminal history disqualification for occupational licenses, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2914, 2933-2935, 2937

             Digital verification of honorable discharge of veterans, interlocal agreements with Department of Veterans Services authorized, 574, 575

      Nevada Lockbox, storage of powers of attorney for health care, 2188, 2194

      Nonprofit corporations, authority to keep electronic records, inspection procedures, admissibility in evidence, 2822, 2823

      Occupational licensing boards, acceptance of payments by electronic transfer, 1303, 1304

      Optometry, Nevada State Board of, notices to licensees, 3655

      Prepaid limited health services organizations, filing of quarterly statements, 1690, 1723

      Prescriptions

             Controlled substances tracking program, integration of records of patients in database with electronic health records of practitioners, requirements, 2141

             Electronic transmission of certain prescriptions to pharmacy required, exceptions, administrative penalties, 2208-2210, 2213

      Product Innovation, Regulatory Experimentation Program for, documents and signatures may be provided or maintained in electronic form, 3991

      Public and Behavioral Health, Division of, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2911, 2915-2917, 2930, 2931

      Public works, submission of records to public body, regulations, 936

      Recycling of electronic waste by certain entities, prior removal of data from waste required, 2217-2220, 2574-2578

      Schools

             Cyber-bullying, investigations, plan to protect safety of pupil involved, 1308, 1310

             Evaluation of educational personnel, development of electronic tool for providing documents, requirements, 1783

      Secretary of State

             Document preparation services, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2906

             Election records, persons authorized to request confidentiality of personal information, 728, 729, 867, 868

      Special fuel users, display of license on mobile device authorized, liability for damage to device, liability for other infractions, 1574

      State Engineer, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2943

      State Library, Archives and Public Records Administrator, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2910

      Taxation, Department of, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2909, 2926, 2927

      Title 54 regulatory bodies, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2902, 2903

      Traffic citations, establishment of system for making pleas and defenses via electronic means authorized, procedures, 380-382

      Transportation Authority, Nevada, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2960

      Wildlife, Department of, reports to Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2938-2942

      Worker cooperative corporations, notice of meetings by electronic transmission, requirements, 910, 911

ELECTRONIC TRANSFERS OF MONEY

      Landscape Architecture, State Board of, acceptance for payment of fees, 2514

      Occupational licensing boards, acceptance as payment, 1303, 1304

ELECTRONIC WASTE

      Definition, 2216

      Disposal of waste, governmental entities to remove data before disposal, 2217-2220, 2574-2578

ELEMENT, STATE

      Neon, designation as official state element, 27

ELEVATOR MECHANICS (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

      Criminal history disqualification from obtaining certificate

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2929

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2928

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2928, 2929

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining certificate, 2928

ELK (See also WILDLIFE)

      Carcasses, prohibited import into Nevada, exception, 403, 404

      Drones, killing through use of unlawful, 449, 450

ELKO, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Canvass of election returns, time for completion, charter amendment, 4135

      Conduct of elections, applicability of state laws, charter amendment, 4134

ELKO COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Nevada Early Literacy Intervention Program, funding, duties, 2385, 2386

      Professional development for teachers and administrators, funding, duties, 2385, 2386

ELY, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      City election, date of holding, effect on terms of elected officers, 3533, 3566

EMBALMERS (See generally FUNERAL DIRECTORS, ARRANGERS AND ESTABLISHMENTS)

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

      Behavioral health needs during emergency, development of plan to address, requirements, 591

      Cities

             Homeland security emergency response plans, revision, duties, notice of compliance, receipt of guide, 2465, 2466, 2470

             Plans for emergency operations, requirements, 4155

             Recovery plans, receipt of training upon request, 591

      Counties

             Homeland security emergency response plans, revision, duties, notice of compliance, receipt of guide, 2465, 2466, 2470

             Local organizations for emergency management, formation required, 1081

             Nonprofit corporations, formation to provide certain services during emergencies, authority, procedures, liability, 1473, 1474

             Plans for emergency operations, requirements, 4155

             Recovery plans, receipt of training upon request, 591

      Disaster Identification Coordination Team (See DISASTER IDENTIFICATION COORDINATION COMMITTEE, STATE)

      Electric utilities, natural disaster protection plans, duties, 555, 556

      Emergencies of disasters, development of certain written plans, duties of Division of Emergency Management, 588-590

      Health care providers with training in treatment of trauma related to disaster or emergency, lists to be provided on request of governmental entity, 4157-4161

      Homeowners, revolving account to assist following disaster, creation, 3630

      Mobile support units, redesignation as incident management assistance teams, membership of certain volunteers, 1021, 1022

      Native Americans

             Attorney General authorized to make agreements regarding grants or loans following disaster, 3630

             Recovery plans, receipt of training upon request, 591

      Public utilities, emergency response plans and vulnerability assessment, notice of compliance with laws, receipt of guide, 2470

      Resilience Advisory Committee, Nevada, creation, duties, 1023-1027

      Resort hotels, emergency response plans, duties, notices regarding compliance, receipt of guide, 2470, 2471

      Schools, public (See also SCHOOLS, PUBLIC — Crisis, emergency or suicide)

             Mitigation, school district funds for, provisions repealed, 4243, 4244

      State agencies, receipt of training regarding recovery plans upon request, 591

      State emergency management plan, requirements, 4155

      Terrorism (See TERRORISM)

      Towns, receipt of training regarding recovery plans upon request, 591

      Volunteer health practitioners, expedited provisional registration during emergencies, procedures, 209, 210

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT, DIVISION OF (See PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

EMERGENCY MEDICAL CARE, INDEPENDENT CENTERS FOR (See also MEDICAL FACILITIES AND RELATED ENTITIES)

      Deaths occurring in, reports, exemptions from investigations, penalties for violations, 1666-1671

      National provider identifier of off-campus locations to be distinct from that of main location or other off-campus locations, 4033

      Out-of-network facility providing services to covered person, duty to notify third party, requirements, payment for services, 321, 322

      Patient safety officer, designation, duties, 1667, 1670

      Sentinel events defined to include deaths, reports, investigations, penalties for violations, 1666-1671

      Sexual assault or attempted sexual assault victims

             Document of information and available services, provision to victims, duties, 335, 336

             SAFE kits, duties of medical providers, 2842, 2848

      Violence in the workplace, prevention measures required, records, reports, 3671-3677, 3680, 3681

EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, duty to report, 1932

      Crimes committed against first responders, aggregation of sentences, 234

      Crimes committed against spouse or child of first responder, additional penalty, 1462, 1463

      Developmental disabilities, persons with, training in identifying and interacting with, requirements for emergency services personnel, immunities, 2091-2093, 2096

      Disasters, reports of injuries treated during, duties, immunity from liability, 1079

      Electric scooter used while on duty, exemption from traffic laws, 1895

      Health care providers, generally (See HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS)

      Independent centers for emergency medical care (See EMERGENCY MEDICAL CARE, INDEPENDENT CENTERS FOR)

      Licensure or certification of personnel (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2925

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2925

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2924, 2925

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4348

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2925

             Social security number or alternative personally identifying number of applicants, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4348

      Payment for service (See HEALTH CARE, RESTRAINING COSTS OF)

      Peer support counseling, removal of exception to privileged communications with counselor, 974

      Public health emergencies, reports of illnesses treated during, duties, immunity from liability, 1079

      School blueprints, required disclosures, 1062, 1063

      Schools, private, time for provision of crisis, emergency or suicide response plans to local public safety agency, 2467, 3253

      Stress-related injury or disease of first responders, industrial insurance compensation, 1901, 1902

      Technicians, screening tests, applicability of laws, 2625, 2626

      Trauma treatment centers, approval, requirements, 4039, 4040

      Vulnerable persons abused, neglected, exploited, isolated or abandoned, duty to report, 3485-3487

EMERGENCY RESPONSE COMMISSION, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 3138

      General appropriations, 3350

      Members, status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

EMERGENCY TELEPHONE SYSTEM (See TELEPHONE AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS)

EMERGENCY VOLUNTEER HEALTH PRACTITIONERS ACT, UNIFORM

      Applicability, 209

      Authority of volunteers to practice in State, 210

      Confirmation of provisional registration, 210

      Division of Emergency Management, duties, 210

      Registration system, qualifications, 209

EMINENT DOMAIN

      Regional transportation commissions, sale of property acquired through eminent domain, procedures, 802, 803, 805

EMISSION CONTROL (See ENGINE EMISSION CONTROL)

EMPLOYEE MISCLASSIFICATION, TASK FORCE ON

      Chair and Vice Chair, selection, 3158

      Creation, 3157

      Duties generally, 3158

      Meetings, quorum, 3157, 3158

      Members

             Qualifications, 3157

             Status, removal from office, 1566

             Terms, vacancies, 3157, 3166

      Subcommittees, 3158

EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES

      Annual leave, duty to provide, requirements, exemptions, penalties for violations, 3752-3754

      Brothels, study of working conditions at licensed brothels, 4640, 4641

      Call centers relocating to foreign countries, duty of employers, penalties for violations, 2898, 2899

      Cannabis in workplace, effect of cannabis provisions on employer, 3836

      Central Repository, service to conduct name-based searches of criminal records, persons deemed employer for purposes of eligibility to conduct search, 2256

      Discrimination in compensation, complaints to Equal Rights Commission, 3757, 3758

      Domestic violence protection orders, service at adverse party’s place of employment, requirements, 2831, 2832

      Employee Misclassification, Task Force on, creation, membership, 3157

      Employee misclassifications, duties of certain agencies concerning, penalties, complaints, 3157, 3158

      False pretenses, labor obtained by, penalties, 4435

      Gaming employees (See GAMING)

      Health plans, multiple employer welfare arrangements, certificate of authority, requirements, 1426

      Hearing devices for children, employer participation in program to negotiate discounts and rebates authorized, 3930, 3931

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Juvenile proceedings, insurance coverage required for participating in restitution through work program, exception, 1960, 1966

      Labor obtained by false pretenses, penalties, 4435

      Marijuana use by employees, authorized and prohibited acts by employers, 2625, 2626

      Medical cannabis use in workplace, effect of medical cannabis provisions on employer, 3833

      Microchips and similar identification, unlawful acts, penalties, 2125, 2126

      Occupational diseases (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES)

      Offenders, employment of, amount of personal guarantee or surety bond required, 816

      Paid leave, duty to provide, requirements, exemptions, penalties for violations, 3752-3754

      Railroads

             Crew requirements for certain freight trains, penalties for violations, 341, 342

             Obsolete law regarding persons employed on certain dates, repeal, 344

      Settlement agreements, certain provisions prohibited, exception, 800, 801

      Sexual conduct with person in position of authority over alleged victim, rebuttable presumption of nonconsent, 1906

      Sick leave, notification by employee of sickness or injury, authorized and prohibited acts by employer, penalty, 344, 345

      Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for employment, 2278

      Unaccompanied youth, issuance of statement as to birth date to youth when necessary for securing employment, 4507

      Unlawful employment practices (See also EQUAL RIGHTS COMMISSION, NEVADA)

             Court’s authority to award employee same legal or equitable relief awarded pursuant to Title VII of Civil Rights Act, 548

             Marijuana screen testing, prohibited acts, 2625, 2626

      Wages (See WAGES)

EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES, PRIVATE

      Nonmedical services related to personal care, agencies contracting with persons to provide, license requirements clarified, 248

EMPLOYMENT SECURITY DIVISION (See EMPLOYMENT, TRAINING AND REHABILITATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

EMPLOYMENT, TRAINING AND REHABILITATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 3140

      Employment Security Division

             Employee misclassification, communication with certain agencies regarding, duties, 3157

             Labor Commissioner, notification to Division regarding violations of prevailing wage laws, 702, 703

      General appropriations, 3349

      Postsecondary Education, Commission on, issuance of Alcohol Beverage Awareness cards, appropriation for system to serve as state approving agency for certain programs, 2793

      Salaries of unclassified staff, 3328

      Veterans enrolled in graduate degree programs, designation of critical need occupations for purposes of fee waiver, 1951

ENERGY AUDITORS, LICENSES

      Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257

      Criminal history disqualification

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

      Real Estate Division (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF; PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

      Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

      Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

ENERGY CONSERVATION

      Audit of energy efficiency measures by state agencies, 4628

      General purpose lights, redesignation as general service lamps, definition, establishment of energy efficiency standards, prohibited sales, 905, 906

      Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Energy Conservation Loans, Account for, name change, use expanded, 2024-2027

      State buildings, repeal of provisions relating to reduction of grid-based energy purchases, 906

ENERGY, OFFICE OF

      Authorized expenditures, 3131

      Colorado River Commission, annual reports of compliance with portfolio standards, receipt, 12

      Energy status, reports to Legislature and Governor, duties, 1013, 1014

      General appropriations, 3341

      Greenhouse gas emissions, consultation with State Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, 1972

      Lights, establishment of energy efficiency standards, duties, 905, 906

      Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Energy Conservation Loans, Account for, duties, name change, 2024-2027

      Renewable energy facilities receiving partial tax abatements, receipt of reports, authority to charge additional fee, 1180, 1184

      Salaries of unclassified staff, 3323

      State-owned buildings, duty to prepare energy reduction plan for certain buildings repealed, 906

ENGINE EMISSION CONTROL (See also AIR POLLUTION)

      Fleet vehicles, repeal of laws requiring use of alternative fuel or clean vehicles, 1061

      Inspectors of engine emission control devices (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2914

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2913

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2913, 2914

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4345

             Internet publication of qualifications, 2913

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4345

      Local air pollution control agencies, receipt of distributions from Pollution Control Account, 83

      Military vehicles, retired, exemption from certain emissions testing requirements, 1331

      Used vehicles, transfers, exemptions from emission testing requirement, 189

ENGINEERS

      Employment of professional engineer at each place of business, requirement eliminated, 1529

      "Engineer," "engineering" or "engineered," unlawful use of terms, 1530

      Licenses

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257, 4262

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Education requirements, repeal of certain provisions, 1532

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Interns, experience requirement removed, 1529

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      Public works, certain authority of public body to enter into design-build contracts removed, 1580

      School blueprints, disclosures upon request, 1062, 1063

      State Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors (See also PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

             Cease and desist orders, authority to issue, 1530, 1531

             Sunset Subcommittee of Legislative Commission

                   Criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, review, recommendations, 2904, 2905

                   Study of professional and occupational licensing boards, 4629, 4630

      Supervision of work, remote supervision authorized, 1529

ENGLISH LANGUAGE

      Immigrants, certification of nonimmigrant status for certain victims of crime, duties of certifying agency, 4351

      Schools

             English as a second language, endorsement to teach, eligibility for Teach Nevada Scholarship, 4360

             English learners (See also SCHOOL PUPILS)

                   Policy for instruction to teach English, requirements, 4356, 4357

             English Mastery Council, duties, 2441

ENGLISH MASTERY COUNCIL

      Appropriation, 2442

      State Board of Education, receipt of Council’s recommendations regarding certain pupils, 2441

      Termination date, extension, 2442

ENTERPRISE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SERVICES, DIVISION OF (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION, STATE

      Fleet vehicles using alternative fuels or clean vehicles, duties repealed, 1061

      Governor’s appointees, status, removal from office, 1566

      Hazardous waste facilities, time period for permits increased, 1533

      Mining Oversight and Accountability Commission, effect of failure timely to review regulations, 1592

      Recyclable materials, removal of certain duties, 2218

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALISTS

      Board of Registered Environmental Health Specialists (See also PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

             Biennial report, repeal, 2124

             Complaints, procedures, 2114

             Executive Director, employment, 2117

             Inspections, 2114

             Meetings, 2116

             Members

                   Qualifications, 2116

                   Secretary, provisions removed, 2116-2118

                   Vacancies, 2116

                   Vice Chair, election, 2116

             Name change, 2115

             Powers and duties, generally, 2113

             Register, repeal, 2124

             Salaries and expenses, payment, 2117

             Sunset Subcommittee of Legislative Commission

                   Criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, review, recommendations, 2904, 2905

                   Study of professional and occupational licensing boards, 4629, 4630

      Definitions, 2112, 2114, 2115

      Disciplinary and other action, procedures, 2117, 2123, 2124

      Exemptions from laws, 2112, 2113

      Legislative declaration, 2112

      Registration

             Applications, 2118

             By endorsement, 2120

            Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257

             Continuing education requirements, exemptions, 2114, 2122

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Eligibility, 2113

             Examinations, 2121

             Fees, 2118, 2121, 2122

             Inactive status, 2114

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Issuance without examination, 2119

             Refusal to issue or renew, 2123

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Temporary registration, 2114

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

             Trainees, qualifications, provisional registration, 2120, 2121

      Unprofessional conduct, acts constituting, 2123

      Unregistered practice, penalties, 2124

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, DIVISION OF (See CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF)

EPILEPSY

      Driver’s licenses for epileptics, authority of advanced practice registered nurses to sign statement, 497

      Driving prohibition for certain persons, duties of advanced practice registered nurses, 499, 528

EQUAL RIGHTS COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Attorney’s fees, presentation of claims to pay, 3756

      Authorized expenditures, 3139

      Cease and desist orders, required contents, 3757

      Compensation, complaints of discrimination, procedures, 3757, 3758

      Complaints, limited access to information related to, prohibited disclosures, exceptions, 808

      Division Administrator, salary, 3328

      Fines and civil penalties, deposit, 3756

      General appropriations, 3349

      Intake process, automation solution to streamline, appropriation, 2788

      Investigation costs, presentation of claims to pay, 3756

      Members, status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

      Settlement agreements, certain provisions prohibited, exception, 800, 801

      Unlawful employment practices

             Back pay, period for, 3758

             Complaints, procedures, 548-550, 3757, 3759

             Conclusion that no unfair practice occurred, duties of Commission following, 3759

             Criminal history consideration by public employer, complaints of injury based on, 3759

             Local elected officers, employment discrimination committed by, powers and duties, 1946

             Right-to-sue, notices, duties, 548, 549

             Sex discrimination, remedies, 3758

             Wage inquiries, complaints of injury based on, 3759

             Willful violations, penalties, 3758

ESCROW AGENCIES AND AGENTS

      Licenses

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      Mortgage Lending, Commissioner of, duties (See PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

      Product Innovation, Regulatory Experimentation Program for, establishment, 3985-3993, 3995

ESTATE DISTILLERIES

      Authorized practices, taxation, 2768-2774

ESTATES OF DECEDENTS

      Letters, petitions for issuance

             Contents, requirements, 1853

             Court fees, 1833

      Nonprobate transfers on death

             Claims of creditors against property transferred pursuant to power of attorney, 1849

             Spouse or minor child, petition for exclusion from liability, 1848

      Perpetuities, statutory rule against, trust or other property arrangement established for charitable purposes excluded from rule, 1847

      Personal representatives

             Ex parte orders to restrain from performance of duties, requirements, termination, penalties for obtaining order without probable cause, 1856

             No-contest clause in will, authority to suspend distributions to devisee, 1855

      Setting apart exempt property for surviving spouse or minor child, procedures, 1856, 1857

      Settlement of estate, venue, jurisdiction, 1852

      Trusts (See TRUSTS)

      Vesting or termination periods, removal of certain provision regarding inoperative language, 1846

      Wills (See WILLS)

ETHICS

      Attorneys, prohibited interests in consumer litigation funding companies, 2405

      Cannabis Compliance Board members, 3777

      Disclosure of improper governmental action, protections against reprisal, 810

      Financial disclosure statements

             Appointed public officers, requirements for first statements, 2998

             Codification into statute of existing interpretations by Legislative Counsel Bureau, 2996-2999

             Educational or informational meeting, event or trip, exclusions from definition, 2996, 2997

             Gift, exclusions from definition, 2997

             Nevada Financial Disclosure Act, citation, administration, 2996-2999

      Optometrists, unethical conduct, acts constituting, 3649

      State agencies, temporary limited appointments of persons with disabilities, conflicts of interest, 3020

ETHICS, COMMISSION ON

      Authorized expenditures, 3131

      General appropriations, 3350

      Members, status as civil officers, removal from office, 1566

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 3332

EUTHANASIA TECHNICIANS

      Licenses

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257, 4293

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      Nevada State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners (See PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

EVICTION

      Government shutdowns, authority of landlord to petition court for relief from certain requirements, considerations by court, effect of court’s grant of relief, 3188

      Summary eviction

             Automatic sealing of case court file, time for, 268

             Commercial premises, procedures, 3909-3912

             Default in payment of rent, appeal of orders, 224

             Essential personal effects, remedies of tenant not provided reasonable opportunity to retrieve, 3915

             Failure to pay rent during appeal, initiation of new proceedings for summary eviction, 225

             Government shutdowns, provisions inapplicable to tenant who provides proof of protected status, 3181

             Holding over of tenant after transfer or sale of property, rights, obligations and liabilities of new owner, notice requirements, 3917

             Notices to surrender

                   Public inspection prohibited, exceptions, 269

                   Service requirements, 3910, 3913-3915, 3919-3921

             Time to perform certain acts, 3912, 3913

      Tenant’s complaint for expedited relief to recover premises, consolidation with certain pending actions between landlord and tenant authorized, 225

      Unlawful detainer

             Government shutdowns

                   Default in payment of rent, provisions inapplicable upon proof of protected status, 3178, 3179

                   Notice to surrender, duty of landlord to allow employee to remain in premises upon request, authority to petition court for relief from provisions, 3178, 3188

             Orders for removal of tenant, service requirements, 3919-3921

EVIDENCE

      Business trusts, admissibility of electronic records and records kept on blockchain, 2825

      Corporations, admissibility of records kept on blockchain, 2822

      Factual innocence, hearing to establish based on newly discovered evidence, procedures, 2976-2981

      Limited-liability companies, admissibility of electronic records and records kept on blockchain, 2823

      Limited partnerships, admissibility of electronic records and records kept on blockchain, 2824

      Mental or physical examinations ordered for purposes of discovery in civil actions, procedures, 966, 967

      Nonprofit corporations, admissibility of electronic records and records kept on blockchain, 2823

      Offers of judgment, restrictions on admissibility of offers, 274

      Peace officers, use or disclosure of statements officer compelled by law to make, restrictions, procedures, 2661

      Property held in trust, transmutation of property between community property and separate property, burden of proof, 1852

      Sexual assault, restrictions on use of forensic evidence, 2844

      Sexual Assault Survivors’ Bill of Rights, failure of law enforcement agencies to comply with timeline, effect, 1910, 2844

      Supported decision-making agreements, use as evidence of adult’s incapacity prohibited, 462

      Worker cooperative corporations, affidavit attesting notice of meeting deemed prima facie evidence of proper notice, 910

EXAMINERS, STATE BOARD OF

      Cigarettes and other tobacco products, taxes on, duties, 621, 623

      Collective bargaining or similar agreements involving Executive Department, approval required, duties, 3738

      Environmental Health Specialists, Board of, claims to cover certain costs, presentation, 2117

      Equal Rights Commission, claims to cover certain costs, presentation, 3756

      General appropriations legislation, duties, 3364

      Salaries, appropriations, duties, 3337-3340

      School districts

             Apportionments, approval of adjustments, provisions repealed, 4216, 4217

             Emergency financial assistance, certain provisions repealed, 4253

      Transportation, Department of, filing requirements for contracts with independent contractors, 51

      Victims of Crime, Fund for the Compensation of, appeals, transfer of duties, 4148-4151

      Wrongful conviction of felony, claims by persons awarded relief, duties, 4369, 4370

EXCHANGE ENROLLMENT FACILITATORS

      Certificates

             Modification of certificate, removal of fee provision, 3025

             Surrender to Commissioner of Insurance, provisions repealed, 1689, 1723, 1724

      Termination of appointment, effect, 3039

EXCHANGE FACILITATORS

      Financial Institutions, Division of (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF; PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

      Licenses

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

             Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

      Product Innovation, Regulatory Experimentation Program for, establishment, 3985-3993, 3996

EXECUTION OF CIVIL JUDGMENTS

      Homesteads

             Exemptions from execution

                   Amount, increase, 279, 284, 287, 291

                   Proceeds from sale of homestead, requirement for exemption, 1851

             Sum paid in execution to defendant or spouse to possess all protections original homestead possessed, 1851

      Tenants, notice of property foreclosure, contents, 3923

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

      Collective bargaining (See GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS)

      State agencies and departments (See STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS, specific agency or department)

      State officers and employees (See STATE OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES, specific officers)

EXHIBITIONS

      Employees, health and safety training requirements, 490-494

      Military vehicles, retired, authorized use, 1323

      Tahoe Douglas Visitor’s Authority, advertising and promotion powers, 2362

EXPLOITED CHILDREN

      Children’s Advocate, duties, 1826, 2638

      Commercial sexual exploitation (See COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILD)

EXPLOSIVES AND INFLAMMABLE MATERIAL

      Certification of certain persons (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2959

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2959

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2958, 2959

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2959

      School incidents involving explosions, requirements for crisis or emergency model management plan, 3244

F

FACTUAL INNOCENCE, PETITIONS TO ESTABLISH

      Appeal of order granting or denying hearing on petition, 2980

      Appointment of counsel, 2981

      Attorney General, receipt of notice and copy of petition, duties, 2978, 2979

      Bona fide issue of factual innocence, court to determine existence, 2980

      Contents of petition, 2978, 2979

      Court’s determination as to evidence of factual innocence, written explanation, 2980

      Definitions, 2976, 2977

      Denial of petition, 2980

      Dismissal of petitions, requirements, notice, written explanation of orders, 2978, 2979

      District attorney, receipt of notice and copy of petition, duties, 2978, 2979, 2981

      Evidence

             Preservation, 2979, 2980

             When material, determination, 2977

      Filing of petition, time for, 2977, 2978

      Habeas claim, claim of factual innocence separate, 2977

      Hearing on petition, 2980

      Motion by prosecuting attorney to dismiss original charges, 2980

      Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure, applicability, 2979

      Postconviction relief vacating or reversing conviction or sentence, authority to file petition, 2979

      Response to petition, orders for, reply to response, 2979, 2980

      Review of petitions, determinations, 2978, 2979

      Sealing documents and records, orders for, 2980

      Second or subsequent petitions, grounds for dismissal, 2979

      Stipulation by parties that evidence establishes factual innocence, 2980

      Vacation of conviction and order of factual innocence and exoneration, 2980

      Victim, notice of petition and hearing, 2981

FALCONRY

      Licenses, criminal history disqualification, petitions regarding, procedures, Internet publication of information, reports, 2938, 2939

 

FALLON, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      City election, date of holding, effect on terms of elected officers, 3533, 3566

FALSE IMPRISONMENT (See also DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

      First responders, crimes committed against spouse or child, additional penalty, 1462, 1463

FALSE PRETENSES AND REPRESENTATIONS

      High-risk behavior protection orders, applications for, violations, 4177

      Marijuana establishments

             Advertising containing false or misleading statements or illustrations, penalties, 2346

             Agent registration cards, grounds for revocation, 2339

      Medical marijuana establishments

             Advertising containing false or misleading statements or illustrations prohibited, penalties, 2334, 2335

             Agent registration cards, grounds for revocation, 2332

      Money, property, rent or labor obtained by, penalties, 4435

      Short-term limited duration medical plans, applications for, effect of false statements, 1429

FAMILIAL STATUS

      Restrictive covenants, provisions deemed void, duties of county recorders, 373-375

FAMILY COURTS (See also DISTRICT COURTS)

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, access to information maintained by child welfare services agency, restrictions, 1934

      Domestic violence protection orders, considerations in court’s determination to issue restricted, 2854

      High-risk behavior, orders for protection against, procedures, 3948, 3950-3952, 4170-4177

      Judges, number in certain judicial districts, increase, appropriation, 2870

FAMILY THERAPISTS (See MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS AND CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS)

FARMER’S MARKETS

      School gardens at Title I schools, appropriation, requirements, 3457-3459

      Tax credits for investment in fresh food retailers in certain areas, establishment, 4363, 4364

FARMERS AND RANCHERS (See also AGRICULTURE AND AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS)

      Food Security, Council on, representation, 689

      Livestock (See LIVESTOCK)

FEDERAL ASSISTANCE, NEVADA ADVISORY COUNCIL ON

      Administrative support, provision, 3708

FEED, COMMERCIAL (See COMMERCIAL FEED)

FELONIES (See CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS; specific crimes)

FERNLEY, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Growth in region, reports by counties, consultation, duties, 799

FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDER

      Medicaid coverage, requirements, 541-543

FICTITIOUS NAMES (See NAMES)

FINANCE, OFFICE OF

      Advantage Financial and Human Resources System, appropriations for replacement, 2780

      Budget Division

             Authorized expenditures, approval of augmentations, 3143, 3144

             Contract costs, supplemental appropriation, 3717

             Expenditures by school districts and schools, duties, 4221

             Furniture, appropriation, 3720

             Nevada Executive Budget System, appropriation for upgrade, 3720

             Recycling of electronic waste by state agencies, waiver of requirements, removal of certain duties, 2218

      Capital improvement projects, electronic tracking system, appropriation, 2782

      Census, appropriation for outreach and educational activities for 2020 federal decennial, 4254

      Computer applications, appropriation, 3712, 3713

      Director

             Capital improvements legislation, duties, 3312, 3313

             Salary, 3323

      Emergency Assistance Account, duties, 3631

      Financial and human resource management information technology system

             Help desk support, appropriation for allocation, 3361

             Reversion date of previous appropriations extended, 2781

      General appropriations legislation, duties, 3350, 3352, 3357, 3358, 3363, 3364

      General appropriations to Office, 3341, 3350

      Internal Audits, Division of, removal of duty to audit Home Means Nevada, Inc., 1363

      Low-income housing projects, transferable tax credits to qualified projects, receipt of information, 3762

      Marlette Lake, appropriation for Snowcat vehicle, 2802, 2803

      Occupational boards, participation in contracts regarding payments by credit or debit card or electronic transfer, approval, 1303, 1304

      Schools

             Apportionments, receipt of certain reports repealed, 4215

             Great Teaching and Leading Fund, duties, 2387

             School districts affected by district of residence issue, appropriation, 2789

             School Funding, Commission on, provision of professional staff services, 4207

             State Distributive School Account, duties, 2371, 2372

             Superintendent of Public Instruction, receipt of reports, 4224, 4227

      Unclassified service, salaries, duties, 3323, 3337-3340

FINANCE, STATE BOARD OF

      Bond issues (See BOND ISSUES)

      Capital improvements legislation, duties, 3309, 3311-3313, 3316

      General portfolio of state and local governments, receipt of reports, 659, 663

      Governor’s appointees, status, removal from office, 1566

      Private Activity Bond Council, advisory powers and duties, 2431

FINANCIAL AND MINING BUSINESS TAX

      Low-income housing projects, transferable tax credits to qualified projects, 3762

      Qualified projects, capital investment of at least $1 billion, requirements for issuance of transferable tax credits, 2603, 2604, 2607

      Rate adjustment procedure repealed, legally operative rates maintained and continued, 3294

      Scholarship organizations, tax credits for donations to

             Annual authorized 10 percent increase in amount of credits, elimination, 2296, 2297

             Total amount of credit authorized, 2296, 2297, 3274

FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE ACT, NEVADA

      Citation, administration, 2996-2999

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS, DIVISION OF (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

FINANCIAL LITERACY ADVISORY COUNCIL, STATE

      Administrative support, funding, 1988, 3362

      Chair and Vice Chair, election, term, 1987

      Composition, 1987

      Creation, 1987

      Duties, 1988

      Meetings, quorum, 1987, 1988

      Per diem allowance and travel expenses, 1988

      Quorum, 1988

      State Seal of Financial Literacy, criteria for awarding, duties, 1988

      Subcommittees, appointment, 1988

      Term of office, 1987

      Vacancies, filling, 1987

FINANCIAL LITERACY MONTH

      Annual summit for educators, 1988, 1991, 3362

      Appropriation for administration, 3362

      Establishment, 1986, 1987

      Parent and family engagement summit, 1986, 1988, 3362

      Student Smart Week and Money Week, 1987, 1988

FINES (For criminal fines, see CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS; specific crimes)

      Abandoned property, property holder’s failure to file report, 3018

      Adult day care centers, violations, 267, 1671

      Alternative electronic transportation system vehicles, violations, 574

      Call centers relocating to foreign country, failure of employer to comply with notice requirements, 2899

      Campaign contributions

             Failure of persons donating to candidates to file reports, 3958

             Organizations, penalty for violations, applicability of provisions, 3957, 3958

      Cannabis

             Cultivation, prohibited acts, exceptions, penalties for violations, 3836, 3837

             Establishments, persons under age 21 entering, loitering or remaining on premises, penalty for violations, exception, 3837

             Retail stores, smoking or consuming cannabis or cannabis products in, penalty for violations, 3837

      Cannabis Compliance Board, authority to impose civil penalties, 3788

      Cigarettes and other tobacco products (See also CIGARETTES AND OTHER TOBACCO PRODUCTS — Disciplinary action against licensees)

             General penalty provision, 634, 635

             Licensees, knowingly or negligently failing to comply with laws or regulations, 619, 620

             Manufacturers of tobacco products, applicability of penalty provisions, violations of regulations, 472, 473

             Minors, civil penalties for unlawful sale or distribution to, 3588, 3589

             Wholesale dealers of cigarettes

                   Exported cigarettes, knowingly or negligently failing to comply with requirements, 631

                   Regulations, violations, 472, 473

             Wholesale dealers of other tobacco products, monthly reports, violations, 637

      Community-based living arrangement services providers, violations, 267, 1671

      Community service in lieu of fine, hourly amount to be credited toward payment, 2277

      Consumer litigation funding companies, violations, 2411-2413

      Contractors, violations, 155, 156

      Controlled substance

             Prescriptions, electronic transmission to pharmacy, violations, 2209, 2210

             Schedule I-III substances, violations, 4476

      Data collectors, prohibited acts by operators of websites or on-line services, 1173

      Delinquent fines

             Attachment or garnishment of defendant’s property, wages or other money receivable, provisions repealed, 2274, 2453

             Collection fee to be assessed on per case basis, requirements, 2275

             Credit reporting agencies, authority of state or local entities to report delinquencies, provisions repealed, 2273, 2452

             Driver’s license suspension, grounds, 2274, 2453

             Indigent persons, failure to complete community service to satisfy entire amount owed, determination of indigency, 2276

             Order of priority of collection procedures removed, 2453

             Prosecuting attorneys, duty to collect delinquencies removed, 2274, 2453

             Willful avoidance of payment, penalties, 2274, 2275, 2453

      Depositories, failure to comply with reporting requirements, 671

      Electric scooters, operation of shared scooter by person under age 16, 1883

      Electric service providers, failure to comply with portfolio standards, 24

      Employers

             Annual paid leave violations, administrative penalty, 3754

             Employee misclassification, violations, 3158, 3159

             Sick leave violations, 344, 345

             Unlawful employment practices, willful violations, 3758

      Employment discrimination committed by local elected officer, fines not to be paid with public money or from contributions received, 1946

      Environmental health specialists, violations, 2123, 2124

      Equal Rights Commission, deposit of money collected, 3756

      Government Employee-Management Relations Board, failure of Executive Department to pay annual fee, civil penalty, 3731

      Health facilities, violations, 1671

      Hemp growers, handlers or producers, violations, 2586, 2588

      Homes for individual residential care, violations, 267, 1671

      Hospitals, violations, 1116, 2644, 4038

      Human organs, uncertified organizations engaging in certain activities, 2766

      Indigency of offender, determination or presumption, effect, 2276, 2452

      Intermediate care, facilities for, violations, 267, 1671

      Kratom products, prohibited acts involving, 2658, 2659

      Livestock, persons conducting annual sales without license, 2613

      Living arrangement services providers, violations, 267

      Long-term care, administrators of facilities for, discrimination against patients or residents, 1341

      Long-term care facilities, violations, 267

      Long-term rehabilitation facilities, violations, 267

      Marijuana establishments, advertising violations, 2346

      Marriages, solicitation or solemnization, violations regarding, 457

      Medical marijuana establishments, advertising violations, 2335

      Meetings of public bodies, violations, 3629

      Mobile carrying devices, violations, 3100

      Occupational safety and health violations, 492, 493, 604

      Optometry, violations, 3656

      Personal representatives, ex parte order to restrain or secure performance of duties, obtaining without probable cause, 1856

      Physicians, supervision of students, violations, 4043, 4044

      Prescriptions for controlled substances, electronic transmission to pharmacy, violations, 2209, 2210

      Public records violations, civil penalties, 4002

      Public Utilities Commission of Nevada, authority to impose, 24

      Public works

             Apprentices, use on certain projects, noncompliance by contractors, 3155

             Prevailing wages, unauthorized discharge of obligations by contractors or subcontractors, 702, 703

      Railroads transporting freight, violations, 342

      Recall of public officers, civil penalties for violations, 1655

      Residential facilities for groups, violations, 267, 1671

      Sickle cell disease and variants, failure of health care facilities to provide records to Chief Medical Officer, 2159

      Skilled nursing facilities, violations, 267, 1671

      Supported living arrangement services providers, violations, 267

      Traffic control (See TRAFFIC CONTROL — Violations of laws)

      Trustees, ex parte order to restrain performance of specified acts or exercise of powers, obtaining without probable cause, 1859

      Vapor products, violations involving minors, 3588-3590

      Vulnerable persons, abuse, neglect, exploitation, isolation or abandonment, 3365, 3366

FINGERPRINTS AND BACKGROUND CHECKS

      Athletic Commission, authority to require submission, 1253, 1254

      Behavior technicians, exemption from background check in certain circumstances, 2539, 2540

      Cannabis establishments

             Agents and employees of agents, 3798, 3799

             Applicants, owners, officers and board members, requirements, 3795, 3796

             Independent contractors, persons contracting to provide labor or be employed by, requirements, 3799

             Ownership interest of 5 percent or more, holders of, requirements, 3801

             Ownership interest of less than 5 percent, holders of, requirements, 3800

             Volunteers retained or employed by, requirements, 3798, 3799

      Community-based living arrangement services, providers and employees and contractors of providers, 249

      Community managers, requirements, 69

      Consumer litigation funding companies, requirements, 2408

      Education, Department of, certain personnel, 1054

      Firearms, sales or transfers, requirements, penalties for violations, 4, 6

      Gaming employment applicants, procedures, fees, 215, 216

      Marijuana establishments, agents and employees of agents, 2337

      Medical cannabis establishment applicants, owners, officers and board members, requirements, 3791, 3792

      Medical marijuana establishments, agents and employees of agents, 2327, 2328

      Reserve study specialists, requirements, 69

      School personnel, applicants for issuance or renewal of license, procedures, confidentiality of information, 1052, 1053

      School volunteers, alternative procedures and exemptions

             Achievement charter schools, 1514, 1515

             Charter schools, 1510-1514

             Private schools, 1523-1525

             Public schools, 1519-1523

             University schools for profoundly gifted pupils, 1515-1519

      Taxation, Department of, employees, prospective employees, contractors and prospective contractors, requirements, 3295, 3296

FIRE DEPARTMENTS

      County fire department districts, appointment of members of governing bodies, authority of county commissioners, procedures, 742-744

      Electric utility natural disaster protection plans, receipt, 556

      Northwestern Nevada, reports on growth issues by certain counties, consultation with public safety agencies, 799

      Personnel (See FIREFIGHTERS)

      Resort hotels, receipt of emergency response plans, 2471

      Schools

             Blueprints of schools, required disclosures, 1062, 1063

             Private schools, time for provision of crisis, emergency or suicide response plans to local public safety agency, 2467, 3253

             SafeVoice Program, access to personally identifiable information concerning pupils, 3236, 3237

FIRE MARSHAL, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 3138, 3145, 3146

      Community-based living arrangement services, inspection of buildings, 250

      Fire and smoke dampers, regulations, duties, 3148-3150

      Fire performers, powers and duties, 2931, 2932

      General appropriations, 3349

      Personnel, appropriation, 3152

      Public Safety Department (See PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Salary, 3330

      Schools

             Committee on statewide school safety, representation, 3232

             Crisis, emergency or suicide response

                   Development committees, consultations, 3241

                   School committees, membership, 3243

             Safety drills, requirements, 3250

      Smoke control systems, regulations, reports, duties, 3149, 3150

FIRE PERFORMERS (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

      Criminal history disqualification from obtaining certificate of registration

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2932

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2932

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2931, 2932

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining certificate of registration, 2932

FIRE PROTECTION

      Electric utilities, natural disaster protection plans, duties, 555, 556

      Fire and smoke dampers in buildings, inspections, requirements, 3148, 3149

      Forest and wildland fires, funding of suppression programs, 3145

      Smoke control systems in buildings, inspections, requirements, 3149

      Theft of device to prevent, control, extinguish or give warning of fire, penalty, 4478

FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICTS (See also DISTRICTS)

      Appointment of members of governing bodies, authority of county commissioners, procedures, 742-744

      Northwestern Nevada, reports on growth issues by certain counties, consultation with public safety agencies, 799

      School blueprints, required disclosures, 1062, 1063

FIREARMS

      Alcohol in blood or breath of person in possession, allowable concentration reduced, 4180

      Ballistics testing of firearms seized or recovered by law enforcement agency in certain counties, requirements, 937, 938

      Cannabis, persons not exempt from state prosecution, 3835, 3836

      Children, storage or placement of firearm where child has access prohibited, penalty, 4181

      Concealed firearms, denial or revocation of permit of person subject to high-risk behavior protection order, 4185

      Constables, possession by certain staff while performing duties prohibited, 1555, 1556

      Discharging firearm at or into structure, vehicle, aircraft or watercraft, penalties, 231

      Enhanced penalties for certain crimes, aggregation of sentences, 234

      Game birds or mammals, unlawful to harass with firearm, 762

      Muzzle-loading rifles or muskets, authorized carrying in vehicles, 402

      Peace officers, continuing education courses, requirements, 1009, 1010

      Protection orders

             Expired protection orders, existence of record does not prohibit person from obtaining firearm or concealed carry permit, exceptions, 2837

             High-risk behavior, orders for protection against, procedures, effect, 3948, 3950-3952, 4170-4177

      Red flag law, protection orders against high-risk behavior, 3948, 3950-3952, 4170-4177

      Sale or transfer, background checks

             Central Repository, charging certain fees prohibited, 5, 6

             Licensed dealers, duties, requirement to contact National Instant Criminal Background Check System removed, 4, 6

             Private persons selling or transferring firearms, duties, exemptions from requirements, penalties for violations, 3-6

             Repeal, revision and reenactment of Background Check Act, 3-6

      School pupils in possession of, disciplinary action, 3292, 3575-3578

      Semiautomatic firearms, prohibited acts involving, penalties, 4179, 4180

      Storage, criminal penalty for negligent storage under certain circumstances, 4181

FIREFIGHTERS

      Collective bargaining, prohibition on being deemed supervisory employee, 544

      Crimes committed against first responders, aggregation of sentences, 234

      Crimes committed against spouse or child of first responder, additional penalty, 1462, 1463

      Emergency medical services

             Licenses (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

                   Criminal history disqualification

                          Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2925

                          List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2925

                          Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2924, 2925

                          Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

                   Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4348

                   Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2925

                   Social security number or alternative personally identifying number of applicants, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4348

             Training requirements, immunities, 2091-2093, 2096

      Peer support counseling, removal of exception to privileged communications with counselor, 974

      Screening tests, applicability of laws, 2625, 2626

      Stress-related injury or disease of first responders, industrial insurance compensation, 1901, 1902

FIRES

      "Controlled fire," terminology changed to "prescribed fire,” 733

      Logging, fire prevention practices, requirements, 739, 740

      Protection (See FIRE PROTECTION; FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICTS)

      Schools

             Crisis or emergency model management plan, requirements, 3244

             Safety drills, requirements, 3250

      Tahoe Basin, fire prevention and forest health report, contents, 741

      Wildfires

             Landscape projects to reduce wildfire threats, bond issue, 2863

             Legislative study, 4639, 4640

             Prevention, restoration and long-term planning, appropriation for allocation, 2791, 2792

FISCAL ANALYSIS DIVISION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

FISH AND FISHING

      Habitat projects, bond issues, 2861, 2863, 2864

      Licenses and permits

             Child support obligations, suspensions for violations related to, 388-392

             Residency requirement, criteria, 760

             Revocation of license, grounds, 759

      Recovering America’s Wildlife Act, support expressed, 4615, 4616

FLEET SERVICES DIVISION (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

FLOOD CONTROL

      Northwestern Nevada, reports on growth issues by certain counties, consultation with flood control agencies, 799

      Prevailing wage laws, compliance requirements for flood control projects, 718

FLUOROSCOPY

      Persons performing, requirements, prohibitions, 2730

FOOD

      Aged persons, appropriation for programs for food-insecure persons, 3456

      Food for People, Not Landfills Program, creation, 691

      Grocery stores (See GROCERY STORES)

      School gardens for Title I schools, appropriation, requirements, 3457-3459

FOOD AND DRINK ESTABLISHMENTS

      Defrauding proprietors, penalties, 4437

      Food Security, Council on, representation, 689

      Hospitality industry, joint labor-management programs of workforce training, county sales and use tax to support authorized, procedures, reports, 3261-3264

FOOD BANKS

      Council on Food Security, representation, 689

      Database, creation by Liaison for Post-Secondary Education for Homeless Pupils, 371

FOOD SECURITY, COUNCIL ON

      Creation by statute, duties, reports, 689-691

FORECLOSURE CONSULTANTS (See PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

 

FORECLOSURES

      Government shutdowns, certain foreclosure sales during period of protection, procedures, limitations, penalty for violations, 3175-3177, 3182-3187

      Holding over by tenant, rights, obligations and liabilities of new owner, notice requirements, 3917

      Home Means Nevada, Inc., audits, reports, duties, 1363, 1364

      Mortgage not deemed conveyance absent foreclosure sale, 1372

FOREIGN CITIZENS

      Census, Congress urged to prevent citizenship question being added to 2020 decennial census, 4608, 4609

      New Americans, Office for, creation, duties, 4361, 4362

      Occupations and professions (See also specific occupation or profession)

             Online informational resource for immigrants, creation, duties of occupational and professional regulatory bodies, 4362

            Qualifications, application procedure when social security number lacking, 4256

      Prisoners, questioning regarding immigration status, duty to inform prisoner of purpose for questioning, 2223

      Victims of crime providing assistance in criminal investigation or prosecution, certification of nonimmigrant status, procedures, 4350, 4351

FOREIGN CORPORATIONS

      Blockchains, authority to use, regulation, 2822

      Local emerging small businesses, reinstatement following forfeiture of right to transact business, procedures, 919, 930

FOREIGN COUNTRIES

      Call centers relocating to foreign country, duty of employers, penalties for violations, 2898, 2899

      Interscholastic activities, eligibility of pupil returning after period as foreign exchange student, requirements, conflicting regulations unenforceable, 278

      Taiwan, sister-state relationship celebrated, enhancement of bilateral trade, education and cultural relations urged, 4597, 4598

      Teachers

             Issuance of license by endorsement, 1314, 1316

             Reciprocal agreements authorized, 1318

FOREIGN LANGUAGES

      Motor Vehicles, Department of, duties regarding certain offices, 1876

      Sexual Assault Survivors’ Bill of Rights, explanatory document, requirements, 2845

FORENSIC LABORATORIES

      Ballistics testing in certain counties, requirements, 937, 938

      Factual innocence, hearing to establish based on newly discovered evidence, preservation of evidence, 2979, 2980

      Forensic pathologists, duties regarding certain postmortem examinations, 4163

      Sexual Assault, Advisory Committee on Rights of Survivors of, representation, 2846

      Sexual assault forensic evidence (SAFE) kits, duties, 1909, 2843-2845, 2849

FORESTRY

      "Adequately stocked," terminology changed to "minimally stocked," criteria revised, 734, 741

      "Controlled fire," terminology changed to "prescribed fire,” 733

      Cutting practices, requirements, 736, 737

      Definitions, 734, 735

      Logging (See LOGGING)

      Repeal of certain provisions, 741

      Timberland conversion certificates, bond requirements, 740, 741

FORESTRY, DIVISION OF (See CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF)

FORFEITURE

      Advancing prostitution, remedies, 2631, 2634

      Constables, failure to obtain or maintain certification as peace officer, effect, 1554

      Corporations, failure to keep records open for inspection, penalty, 89

      Drones used in hunting or killing certain animals, subject to forfeiture, 450, 759

      Imprisonment to pay off forfeiture, amount of daily credit received increased, 2275, 2276

      Medical cannabis establishments, seizure of evidence by law enforcement agency, applicability of forfeiture provisions, 3829

      Nonprofit corporations, failure to keep records open for inspection, penalty, 103

      School funding, procedures for deposit and use of criminal forfeitures, reports, 4196, 4224, 4237

FORMS

      Affidavits in hearings before Cannabis Compliance Board, 3786, 3787

      Checks, notices regarding unlawful acts involving, contents, 4429, 4436, 4437

      Consumer litigation funding contracts, 2403, 2404

      Contact lenses, optometrist’s prescription, 3655, 3656

      Elections, declaration of candidacy for office, contents, 3375, 3376, 3395, 3422

      Financial matters, power of attorney for, requirement of notary’s declaration removed, 425, 1743

      Guardianships, form to request nomination of guardian, contents, 33, 420, 1731

      Health care decisions, power of attorney for

             Advanced practice registered nurses, inclusion of citations in forms, 515-528

             Dementia, adults with any form of, 1732-1738

             Effect regarding life-sustaining treatment, 2194

             General form, notary’s declaration, requirement removed, 432, 1750

             Incurable or terminal condition, statement of desires regarding medication, 2191

             Intellectual disability, adults with, declaration by notary removed from form, 1754, 1756

             Living arrangements, inclusion of information, 3476, 3477, 3480

             Nevada Lockbox, inclusion of notice regarding, 2188

      Legislators, declaration of eligibility to fill vacancy in office, 882, 883

      Nontestamentary trusts, notice to creditors of settlors, 1870

      Tenants, notice of property foreclosure, contents, 3923, 3925

FOSTER CARE

      Children placed outside of State, reports, Internet publication, 2184

      Commercial sexual exploitation of child, duty to report, penalties for noncompliance, 1932

      Confidentiality of personal information contained in certain official records, persons authorized to request, 865-868

      Driver’s license or identification card, persons authorized to request display of alternate address, 868, 869

      Recruitment and retention of foster homes, duties of agencies which provide child welfare services, 2183, 2184

      School pupils

             Charter schools, development of plan for accrual of credits and progress towards graduation, 1161

             Credits for coursework or course of study, determination of amount to award and accept, procedures, 1162

             Educational decision makers, appointment, duties, 257-259, 261, 262

             High school diploma, requirements for award to pupils, 1163

             Identification, procedures for, review and adjustment of academic plans, 1161

             Nevada National Guard Youth Challenge Program, eligibility for participation, 1981

             Suicide, pupils at high risk of

                   Crisis, emergency or suicide model management plan, contents, 1765

                   Grades 7-12, adoption of suicide prevention policy, requirements, 1761, 1762

      Study of programs to improve outcomes for persons who leave custody of agency upon reaching 18 years of age, 2894

      TANF, provision of assistance to fictive kin on behalf of child in certain circumstances, eligibility, 2434, 2435

FRANCHISES

      Public utility franchises

             Applicability of portfolio standards to electric services, determination of total amount of electricity sold, reports, 16, 20, 21, 23

             State Education Fund, deposit of percentage of net profits, 4197, 4251, 4252

      Video service providers, franchise fee deemed in lieu of certain rental charges, 193

FRATERNAL BENEFIT SOCIETIES

      Agents, fees for licenses, appointments and renewals, removal of provisions, 3024, 3027

      Examination by Commissioner of Insurance, payment of expenses, 1686

      Health benefit plans (See also HEALTH BENEFIT PLANS)

             Genetic information, prohibited adjustment of premium, deductible, copay or coinsurance, 305

             Health status, effect on offering or issuing plan, benefits, enrollment or renewal, requirements, prohibited acts, 305

      Health care providers

             Access to services and discounts of provider pursuant to provider network contract, requirements, prohibited acts, 1601-1605

             Network plans, health carriers offering, provision of certain contact information and annual reports to Office of Consumer Health Assistance, 297, 298

      Hearing devices for children, participation in program to negotiate discounts and rebates authorized, 3930, 3931

      Maternity care coverage, prohibited discrimination, 1006

      Prescription drugs (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Reciprocal licensure, authorization, 1433

      Sickle cell disease and variants, coverage requirements, 2171

FRAUD

      Constructional defects, damages resulting from fraud, time for commencement of actions, 2263

      Documents of title, violations, penalties, 4438, 4439

      Employee misclassification, prohibited acts, penalties, 3158, 3159

      Gaming, penalty for certain violations, 4477, 4478

      Insurers

             Annual assessments on insurers to cover costs of fraud investigations, amount increased, 1689

             Radiation therapy and radiologic imaging licensees, inclusion as practitioners for purposes of laws, 2739, 2740

      Money, property, rent or labor obtained by false pretenses, penalties, 4435

      Multiple transactions involving fraud in course of enterprise, penalty, 4434, 4435

      Odometer rollback, penalty for knowing sale of vehicle with, 4484

      Optometrists, grounds for disciplinary action, 3648, 3649

      Real property, fraudulent sale, penalty, 4434

      Swindling, penalty, 4434

      Unclaimed property, fraudulent claims, penalties, 3012

FUNERAL DIRECTORS, ARRANGERS AND ESTABLISHMENTS

      Board (See PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATORY BODIES)

      Licenses, permits or certificates

             Citizen of or legal right to work in United States, certain requirements removed, 4257

             Criminal history disqualification

                   Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2902

                   List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2901, 2902

                   Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2901, 2902

                   Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

             Denial based solely on immigration or citizenship status prohibited, 4256

             Internet publication of requirements for obtaining, 2901, 2902

             Social security number lacking, use of other identifying number in application required, confidentiality, restrictions on disclosure, 4256

            Traffic violations, conviction not deemed criminal conviction for purpose of applying for professional license, exceptions, 2278

 

      Vulnerable persons abused, neglected, exploited, isolated or abandoned, duty to report, 3485-3487

FUNERAL SERVICES, PREPAID CONTRACTS

      Agents, surrender of license to Commissioner of Insurance, provisions repealed, 1705, 1728

      Sellers

             Examination by Commissioner of Insurance, payment of expenses, 1686

             Permits, surrender to Commissioner of Insurance, provisions repealed, 1705, 1728

FUR DEALERS (See also PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS, LICENSING)

      Criminal history disqualification from obtaining license

             Legislative Counsel Bureau, reports to, 2941, 2942

             List of crimes disqualifying applicants, Internet publication, 2941

             Petitions regarding disqualification, procedures, fees, submission of false or misleading information prohibited, 2941

             Sunset Subcommittee, review of criminal history restrictions imposed on applicants, duties, 2904, 2905

      Internet publication of requirements for obtaining license, 2941

G

GAME WARDENS (See also PEACE OFFICERS)

      Seizure or destruction of wildlife possessed or imported into Nevada unlawfully, authority, 404

GAMING

      Associated equipment

             Definition, 214

            Regulations, authority, legislative declaration, 221, 222

      Cannabis establishments and medical cannabis establishments, restrictions on location, 3791, 3795, 3796, 3876, 3878, 3879

      Cash transactions, unlawful acts with intent to evade reporting laws, penalty, 1799

      Cashless wagering system defined, 214

      Charitable bingo games operated by qualified organizations, provisions repealed, 965

      Charitable games

             Declaration of public policy, 957, 958

             Definitions, 957, 958, 964

             Local governments, regulatory powers, 958

             Operation outside of State prohibited, 962

             Qualified organizations

                   Compensation for goods and services restricted, 962, 963

                   Employees, finding of suitability may be required, 961

                   Expenditure of proceeds, 963

                   Financial reports, submission, 963

                   Operation without license authorized, conditions, 957

                   Vendors, prohibited contract provisions, 963

             Registration of qualified organizations

                   Application, requirements, fees, 960, 961

                   Conditions, 959, 960

                   Revocable privilege, 960

                   Revocation, grounds, 961, 962

             Unsuitability of associated persons, effect on contracts with qualified organizations, 962

      Corporations

             Shareholders, duties of certain shareholders, 1282, 1283

             State policy with regard to, 1281

      Employees

             Arrest, temporary suspension of registration following, 213

             Charitable games, employees of qualified organizations, finding of suitability may be required, 961

             Distributors, employment of certain persons under age 21 authorized, 112

             Fingerprinting, procedures, fees, 215, 216

             Manufacturers, employment of certain persons under age 21 authorized, 112

             Registration

                    Application requirements, 215, 216

                   Objection to or suspension of registration, grounds, 218

                   Revocation of registration, grounds, 221

             Security guards, change of employment notices, duties, 215

      Food Security, Council on, representation, 689

      Interactive gaming service providers

             Legislative declaration, 820

             Regulation, 820-825

      International Gaming Institute, appropriation, 4013

      Investigation of unlicensed activities, requests for interception of communications, 826

      Licenses

             Definition of "gross revenue,” 818, 819

             Fees on certain gross revenue

                   Collection, disposition of certain fees, 2809

                   Low-income housing projects, transferable tax credits for qualified projects, 3762

                   Qualified projects, capital investment of at least $1 billion, requirements for issuance of transferable tax credits, 2603, 2604, 2607

             Legislative declaration, 213, 214

      Mobile gaming

             Applicability of laws, 1274-1291

             Inclusion as gaming device, 1274

             Repeal of certain provisions relating to, 1291

      Resort hotels, emergency response plans, duties, notices regarding compliance with laws, receipt of guide, 2470, 2471

      Service providers

             Definition, 822

             Registration in lieu of licensure, regulation, 820-825

      Slot machine excise tax, deposit of certain proceeds in State Education Fund, 4197, 4248, 4249

      Tahoe Douglas Visitor’s Authority, advertising and promotion powers, 2362

      Trespass on premises by certain persons, assignment of person to drug treatment program, 4442, 4443

      Unlawful acts and equipment, penalties, 4477, 4478

      Unregistered activities, prohibitions, 819

GAMING COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Associated equipment, regulation, 221, 222

      Authorized expenditures, 3142, 3143

      Charitable lotteries and games

             Immunity from liability, 957

             Regulatory authority, 958, 959, 961

      Corporate acquisitions, regulations, duties, 1281

      Corporations, receipt of notices from certain shareholders of publicly traded corporations, 1282

      Gaming employees, temporary suspension of registration, regulations, 213

      Interactive gaming service providers, regulation, 820-825

      Low-income housing projects, transferable tax credits for qualified projects, duties, 3765

      Members, status as civil officers, 1566

      Problem Gambling, Revolving Account to Support Programs for the Prevention and Treatment of, deposits, removal of certain duty, 2809

      Service providers, regulation, 820-825

GAMING CONTROL BOARD, NEVADA

      Alpha Migration Project, appropriation for modernization, reversion date of previous appropriation extended, 2795, 2796

      Associated equipment, regulation, 221, 222

      Authorized expenditures, 3137

      Charitable lotteries and games

             Immunity from liability, 957

             Registration, duties, prohibited acts, 959, 960, 962

             Statewide ticket sales and online sales, approval, 962

      Fingerprints of registration applicants, procedures, fees, 215, 216

      Gaming employees, temporary suspension of registration, regulations, 213

      Interactive gaming service providers, regulation, 820-825

      Low-income housing projects, transferable tax credits to qualified projects, receipt of information, 3762

      Medical cannabis, effect of provisions on adoption of policies and procedures precluding use by employees, 3833, 3834

      Members

             Salaries, 3333, 3340

             Status as civil officers, 1566

      Open Meeting Law, exemptions, 214, 215, 223

      Resort hotels

             Emergency response plans, receipt of notices regarding compliance with laws, duties, 2470

             List of resort hotels maintained by Board, copy to be provided to Division of Emergency Management upon request, 2472

      Security system equipment, appropriation for replacement, 2795

      Service providers, regulation, 820-825

      Unclassified service, salaries, duties, 3333, 3334, 3339

GANGS, CRIMINAL

      Felony committed to promote gang activities, aggregation of sentences, 233, 234

      Local law enforcement agencies, use of gang database to identify suspected members and affiliates of criminal gangs, requirements, 2199, 2200

GARAGE OPERATORS

      Deposit in lieu of bond, acceptable deposits, 65

GARDENS AND GARDENING

      School gardens for Title I schools, appropriation, requirements, 3457-3459

GARNISHMENT

      Delinquent fine, fee, administrative assessment or restitution, removal of collection method, 2453

GAY PANIC DEFENSES

      Prohibitions, 227

GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION

      Creditworthiness evaluations, prohibited acts, study of and programs to prevent or eliminate discrimination in credit practices, 1594

      Crimes based on, certain defenses prohibited, 227

      Employment discrimination committed by local elected officers, powers and duties of Equal Rights Commission, 1946

      Equality of rights under law guaranteed to all persons, constitutional amendment, 4636, 4637

      HIV exposure laws, study of possible disparities in arrests, prosecutions and convictions, 467

      Medical facilities and related entities

             Cultural competency training, requirements, 1334, 1681, 1682

             Discrimination, prohibited acts, duties, 1333-1335

             Electronic records to reflect diverse identities or expressions, regulations, 1335

             Patient or resident to be addressed by preferred name or pronoun, regulations, 1335

      Restrictive covenants, provisions deemed void, duties of county recorders, 373-375

      Schools

             Bullying, cyber-bullying and discriminatory harassment, legislative study, 3082, 3083

             Pupils at high risk of suicide

                   Crisis, emergency or suicide model management plan, contents, 1765

                   Grades 7-12, adoption of suicide prevention policy, requirements, 1761, 1762

      Sexual Assault, Advisory Committee on Rights of Survivors of, membership, 2846

      Veterans Services, Department of, outreach and assistance to transgender veterans and members of military, certain requirements removed, 58

GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS LEGISLATION

      Contents, 3341-3364

 

GENERAL AUTHORIZED EXPENDITURES LEGISLATION

      Contents, 3131-3147

GENERAL CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS LEGISLATION

      Contents, 3305-3322

      Electronic tracking system for projects, appropriation, 2782

GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS (See also DISTRICTS)

      Boards of trustees

             Appointment of members, authority of county commissioners, procedures, 742-744

             "Compensation" defined, 1560

      Electric service providers, applicability of portfolio standards, determination of total amount of electricity sold, reports, 16, 20, 21, 23

      Prevailing wage laws, applicability of requirements, 712

      Real property, sale procedures, 2568-2571

      Water, right to appropriate dedicated to district, requirements, effect, 2530-2532

GENETIC INFORMATION

      Apprenticeships, discrimination based on genetic information prohibited, 2398

      Health carriers, prohibited acts

             Fraternal benefit societies, 305

             Group or blanket health insurers, 300, 301

             Health maintenance organizations, 308

             Hospital, medical and dental service, nonprofit corporations for, 306

             Individual health insurers, 299

             Managed care organizations, 313

             Prepaid limited health service organizations, 312

             Small employers, health insurance for, 303

GENETIC MARKER ANALYSIS AND BIOLOGICAL SPECIMENS

      Factual innocence, hearing to establish based on newly discovered evidence, procedures, 2978

      Search warrant to obtain specimen, time for execution and return, 465

      Sexual Assault Survivors’ Bill of Rights, requirements under, 1908-1910, 2843, 2844

GESTATIONAL AGREEMENTS

      Insurance for maternity care, prohibited discrimination by insurers, 1005-1009

GIFTS AND GRANTS

      Aging and Disability Services Division

             Authority to seek and accept, 3931

             Respite care, appropriations for grant programs, 2983

      Air carriers, grant program, creation, 2145

      Air Service Development Commission, Nevada, authority to accept, 2145

      Assisted living facilities, grants to establish or expand, 3114

      Attorney General

             Higher education, certain outreach program to victims of domestic violence and human trafficking, funding, 2324

             Tribal governments, authority to enter agreements to distribute grants following disasters, 3630

      Behavioral health field response grant program, development, requirements, 4460-4462

      Call centers relocating to foreign country, ineligibility of employer to receive incentives for economic development, waiver, 2898

      Cannabis Compliance Board, authority to seek and accept, 3779

      Carson River corridor improvements, bond issue for grants to state and local entities and nonprofit organizations, 2862

      College Savings Plans of Nevada, Board of Trustees, authority to seek and accept, 3907

      Computer Education and Technology, Account for, sources and use, 2696, 2697

      Conservation and Natural Resources, State Department of, authority to seek for wildfire prevention, restoration and long-term planning, 2792

      Disaster Relief Account, grants to homeowners authorized, 3630

      Economic Development, Office of, authority to accept, 3455

      Emergency Management, Division of

             Disasters, awarding of grants to persons who own and occupy homes for costs related to damages resulting from, 3630

             Terrorism, certain projects and programs related to, awarding of grants to state agencies, political subdivisions and tribal governments, reports, duties, 602

      Emergency management, state plan to include procedures for coordinating and accepting donations on behalf of victims of emergency, 4155

      Environmental resources, protection and enhancement pursuant to open space plan, bond issue for grants to counties and municipalities, 2863, 2864

      Family planning services, grant program, 1506

      Financial disclosure statements, exclusions from definition of gift, 2997

      Food Security, Council on, authority to seek and accept, 690

      Grant Matching Fund, creation, 3708

      Grant Procurement, Coordination and Management, Office of, pilot program to award grants to entities needing matching funds, appropriation, 3709, 3710, 4017

      Health and Human Services, Department of, authority to seek and accept

             Family Planning, Account for, 1508

             Maternal Mortality Review Committee, 42

             Nevada Housing Crisis Response System, 834

      Healthy Nevada, Fund for a, grants to establish or expand assisted living facilities, 3114

      Higher education, statewide database of sources of financial assistance, establishment, funding, 2324

      Highway Safety Grants Account, appropriation, 3350

      Historic or cultural resources, protection and enhancement pursuant to open space plan, bond issue for grants to counties and municipalities, 2863, 2864

      Historic Preservation, Office of, authority to make and accept grants, 3899, 3900

      HIV Exposure Modernization, Advisory Task Force on, authority to seek, 467

      Homeless youths, counties work with local community organizations to identify sources of funding to reduce, legislative declaration, 255

      Homelessness to Housing, Interagency Advisory Council on, authority to seek and accept, 2109

      Homeowners, grants from Disaster Relief Account authorized, 3630

      Justice grants, authorized expenditures, 3138

      Justice Reinvestment Coordinating Council, Nevada Local, duties, 4380

      Lake Tahoe Basin, Account for License Plates for Support of Preservation and Restoration of Natural Environment, use, 892

      Lake Tahoe Path System, enhancement and development, bond issue for grants to certain counties and municipalities, 2862

      Legislative Commission, authority to seek and accept, 4638

      Lobbyists, gifts to Legislators

             Exemptions from definition of "gift,” presumption regarding certain gifts, 2988, 2989

             Legislative declaration, 2987

      Local government purchasing, donation of personal property authorized, 777

      Medical marijuana establishments, restrictions on offering "free" or "donated" products, 2335

      Mentoring, Nevada Advisory Commission on, appropriation for grant program, 4512

      Military, Office of the, authority to apply for and accept, 1981

      Motor Vehicles, Department of, authority regarding gifts and grants

             Childhood cancer, license plates to increase awareness, 1480

             STEM license plates, 3085

             Vegas Strong license plates, 559

             Vehicle miles traveled, pilot data program, 3001

      Nevada 24/7 Sobriety and Drug Monitoring Program agencies, authority to seek and accept, 2751

      Nevada Health Service Corps, appropriation for matching grants, 3073

      Nevada System of Higher Education

             Community colleges, acceptance for purposes of Nevada Promise Scholarship Program, regulations, 1212

             Computer literacy and computer science, education of teachers in, grants to provide certain funding or reimbursements, 2696, 2697, 2700

             Division of Workforce and Economic Development, College of Southern Nevada, authority to seek and accept, 3669

             Nevada Institute on Teaching and Educator Preparation, authority to seek and accept, 2020

             Post-Secondary Education for Homeless Pupils, Liaison for, funding, 370

             Teach Nevada Scholarship Program Account, appropriation, use, 2389, 2390

             University of Nevada, Reno, School of Medicine research program, authority to seek and accept, 3831

             Veterans, enrollment in programs related to critical need occupations, funding of fee waivers, 1952

      New Americans, Office of, authority to seek and accept, 4361, 4362

      NV Grow Program, appropriation, use, 3669

      Outdoor Recreation, Division of, powers and duties, 3705

      Perpetuities, statutory rule against, trust or other property arrangement established for charitable purposes excluded from rule, 1847

      POST Commission, mental health field response program, grants, 4461

      Post-Secondary Education for Homeless Pupils, Liaison for, funding for position, 370

      Public and Behavioral Health, Division of, authority to seek and accept, 2160, 3042, 3832

      Recreational facilities, campsites and trails, bond issue for grants to state and local entities and nonprofit organizations, 2863, 2864

      Resilience Advisory Committee, Nevada

             Authority to seek and accept, 1026

             Review of grants proposed by agencies of State, political subdivisions and tribal governments, duties, 1025

      Respite care, appropriations for grant programs, 2983

      Sagebrush ecosystems, protection, enhancement or restoration, bond issue for grant program, 2863, 2864

      Schools (See SCHOOL FINANCES AND FUNDS)

      Sexual assault

             Advisory Committee on Rights of Survivors of Sexual Assault, authority of Attorney General to seek funding for, 2848

             Victims’ advocates, grants to recruit and train, appropriation, 2852

      Silver State Opportunity Grant Program

             Award of grants, order of priority, 3964

             Credit hours required for eligibility, 3963, 3964

             General appropriations, 3345

      Special License Plates, Commission on, receipt of information from charitable organizations using special license plate fees to award grants, 206

      Springs Preserve Foundation, funding, 4014

      State Parks, Division of, authority to seek and accept, 3962

      Tahoe Douglas Visitor’s Authority, power to accept gifts and make and accept grants, 2362

      Teach Nevada Scholarship Program Account, appropriation, use, 2389, 2390

      Transportation, Department of, authority to accept, 237

      Tribal governments, authority of Attorney General to enter agreements to distribute grants following disasters, 3630

      Truckee River corridor improvements, bond issue for grants to state and local entities and nonprofit organizations, 2862

      Vehicles donated to nonprofit organization, procedures when title not obtained, 1447

      Water conservation and system improvements, bond issue to fund grant programs, 3315

      Water resource plan, grants for costs of development and maintenance, 1294, 1295

      Wetlands

             Inventory, enhancement and restoration, bond issue for grants to state and local entities and nonprofit organizations, 2863, 2864

             Protection and enhancement pursuant to open space plan, bond issue for grants to counties and municipalities, 2863, 2864

      Wildfires, landscape projects to reduce threats, bond issue for grants to state and local entities and nonprofit organizations, 2863, 2864

      Wildlife Account, voluntary donation by purchase of resource enhancement stamps authorized, 761

      Wildlife habitats, protection and enhancement pursuant to open space plan, bond issue for grants to counties and municipalities, 2863, 2864

GLAUCOMA

      Authority of optometrists to treat, 3646, 3647

      Certification by endorsement for optometrist to treat, requirements, 3637

      Regulations of Nevada State Board of Optometry, 3647

GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS

      Bargaining units, establishment, 3735, 3744

      Breastfeeding accommodations, filing of complaints regarding, 3727

      Budget, Governor’s authority, 3733

      Collective bargaining agreements

             Approval by State Board of Examiners required, duties, 3738

             Arbitration proceedings, 3739, 3740

             Conflict between agreement and laws, resolution, 3733

             Contents, requirements, 3732

             Data relevant and necessary to discussions, duty of Executive Department to provide, 3731, 3732

             Decisions and determinations of Board before October 1, 2019, deemed applicable, 3732, 3733

             Effectiveness of agreement, with or without approval of Legislature, 3738

             Emergencies, right of Executive Department to suspend agreement or take other action, 3731

             Exclusions from scope of mandatory bargaining, 3731

             Failure to reach new agreement, effect, 3738

             Matters outside scope of mandatory bargaining, authority of Executive Department, 3731

             Mediation, requests for, procedures, 3739

             Mutual obligations of entities, 3731

             Negotiations, procedures, 3738, 3739

             Period of effectiveness, 3738

             Programs for public employees, applicability of laws, 3728

             Representative to negotiate on behalf of Executive Department, designation, 3738

             Rights of employees, 3731

             State Personnel System, applicability of laws, 3728

             Supplemental bargaining, 3740, 3741

      Definitions, 3728-3730

      Exclusive representatives, general duties, 3737

      Grievances, procedures, 3732, 3733, 3737

      Legislative findings and declaration, 3730

      Open Meeting Law, exemptions, 3741

      Prohibited practices, enumeration, complaints regarding, 3733, 3734

      Sue or be sued, rights of entities, 3741

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