NEVADA REVISED STATUTES
(2020)

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[Rev. 11/16/2020 9:32:17 PM--2020R1]

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WAGES

Abandoned property, presumption, 120A.500

Abstract of laws to be posted by employer, 608.013, 608.0197

Actions for recovery of wages

Assignment of claims to Labor Commissioner, 607.175, 611.135

Attorney General, prosecution of claims, 607.160

Award of attorney's fees to plaintiff, 608.140

Commencement of action by Labor Commissioner, 607.170

Compromise and settlement, 607.170, 607.185

Contractors, actions against, 11.209, 607.170, 608.150, 608.152, 624.273

Estates, priority of payment of labor claims, 147.195, 150.230

Minimum wage, 608.260

Preferred labor claims, 100.010-100.030

Public works, withholding from payments due contractor, 338.515, 338.560

Adjustment for additional payments, 608.090

Agreements for other than semimonthly payments, 608.060, 608.070

Apprenticeship agreements, contents, 610.150

Assembling of employees to obtain wage increase, right unrestricted, 613.220

Assignment

Child support, 31A.250-31A.330, 125.007, 425.350

Claims for wages, assignment to Labor Commissioner, 607.175

Commissions, assignment of claims to Labor Commissioner, 607.170-607.180

Credit unions, security for loans, 672.740

Deferred deposit loans, assignment as security prohibited, 604A.502, 604A.5021, 604A.930

High-interest loans, assignment as security prohibited, 604A.5048, 604A.5049, 604A.930

Parole, restitution as condition, 213.126

Probation, restitution as condition, 176A.430

Title loans, assignment as security prohibited, 604A.5071, 604A.5072, 604A.930

Void assignments, 608.170, 675.340

Checks or drafts

Issuance without sufficient money, property or credit

Penalties, 205.130, 205.132

Reimbursement to employee for penalties or charges incurred, 608.130

Rights of holder in due course, 608.130

Manner of payment of wages, 608.120

Child support withholdings (See CHILD SUPPORT — Recovery of support debts)

Collective bargaining, payment of less than agreed wage unlawful, 608.100

Commissions, assignment of claims to Labor Commissioner, 607.170-607.180

Contracted rate, unlawful to pay lower than agreed amount, 608.100

Contractors

Actions for recovery of wages

Bond or deposit, claims against, 624.273

District attorneys, powers, 608.150

Indebtedness for labor, liability, 608.150, 608.152

Labor Commissioner, powers and duties, 607.170

Statute of limitations, 11.209

Bonds or cash deposits, persons benefited, 624.273

Community redevelopment, payment of prevailing wage, 279.500

Highway construction, payment at legal wage fixed by law, 408.393

Local improvement projects, payment of prevailing wage, 271.710, 271.800

Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

State Contractor's Board, receipt of notice of wage claims filed, 624.270

Subcontractors, liability of original contractor for indebtedness, exceptions, 608.150

Tax increment areas, payment of prevailing wage, 278C.240

Criminal violations, prosecution by Attorney General, 607.220

Debts owed to state agencies, collection procedures, immunities, 353C.171-353C.179

Decrease in wages, prerequisites, unlawful acts, 608.100

Deductions

Child support (See CHILD SUPPORT — Recovery of support debts)

Direct deposit into financial institution, 608.110

Federal income tax, 227.130

Health benefits, costs of coverage for certain children, 31A.350, 608.1576

Industrial insurance premiums, deductions prohibited, 616D.240, 616D.620

Juvenile justice, restitution through work programs, 62E.580

Local government officers and employees, 287.030, 287.040

Prepaid Tuition Program, payroll deductions authorized, 353B.105

Private employees, 608.110

State officers and employees, 227.130, 281.129, 287.044, 287.048

Time checks, deductions or discounts unlawful, 613.170

Unemployment compensation fraud, recover of money, 612.7102-612.7116

Unemployment contributions, deduction from wages prohibited, 612.700

Unlawful acts or agreements, 612.700, 616D.120, 616D.240, 616D.410, 616D.620

Definition of wages

Compensation, wages and hours, 608.012

Industrial insurance, 616A.065

Public works, 338.010

Unemployment compensation, 612.190

Direct deposit of wages into financial institution, requirements, 608.110

Discharge or lay off from employment (See also Unpaid wages, this heading)

Immediate payment of wages or compensation, 608.020

Penalties for employer's failure to pay within certain time, 608.040, 608.050, 613.030

Discussions regarding wages, discrimination based on discussion prohibited, 613.330

Displaced homemakers, report of wages and hours, 388.655

Domestic servants (See DOMESTIC SERVICE)

Employee misclassifications

Administrative penalties, 608.400

Agency communications and task force to address, 607.216-607.2195

Complaints, procedure, liability of employers, 608.410

Employer's ability to pay wages, penalty for false representations or pretenses, 613.030

Employment agent or broker, fraudulent representations concerning wages, 613.020

Employment Security Division, disclosure of information, 612.265

Entertainment producer-promoter-employers, security for payment, 608.300-608.330

Execution, exemptions from, 21.090

Explosives manufacturing, payment of employees, 608.0165

Failure to pay wages due prohibited, 608.190

Garnishment (See GARNISHMENT)

Government Employee-Management Relations Act, ch. 288

Gross weekly salary or wage, determination for execution of civil judgments, 21.005

Health insurance for certain children, withholding of premiums from parents' wages, 31A.350, 608.1576

Hearings by Labor Commissioner, 607.205-607.215

Highway construction and maintenance (See also Contractors, this heading)

Payment at legal wage fixed by law, 408.393

Road districts, wages and hours, 404.200, 404.210

Housing authorities, compliance with wage and hour laws, 315.450

Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

Information and statistics, furnishing to Labor Commissioner, 607.140

Inquiries regarding wages, discrimination based on inquiry prohibited, 613.330

Involuntary servitude, penalty for collection of wages for labor, 613.080

Juvenile detention facilities, employment of children, 63.220

Labor Commissioner, enforcement of laws, 607.160-607.190, 608.180, 608.270

Legislative declaration, 608.005

Liens

Corporations, employee's lien against insolvent corporation, 78.720

Limited-liability companies, employees' lien against insolvent companies, 86.5428

Mechanics' or materialmen's liens, 108.221-108.246

Nonprofit organizations, employee's lien against insolvent entity, 82.521

Termination of service, employee's lien for wages due, 608.050

Vessels, employee's lien for work or services rendered, 108.670

Lodging as part of wages or compensation, exception, 608.154, 613.620

Meals as part of wages or compensation, exception, 608.155, 613.620

Medicaid, withholding of parents' wages to reimburse agency, 31A.350

Medium of payment, 608.120, 608.130

Minimum wage

Action for recovery, 608.260

Children's camp employees, exception, 444.300

Constitutional mandate, Art. 15 16

Employee misclassifications, administrative penalties, liability of employers, 608.400, 608.410

Employer to post minimum wage law, 608.013

Fines, community service in lieu of, minimum wage to be credited toward payment in certain circumstances, 176.087

Health benefits provided by employer, determination of minimum wage, 608.258

Hearings by Labor Commissioner, 607.205-607.215

Incremental annual increase, Art. 15 16, 608.250

Jobs and day training services, arrangements to pay less than minimum wage, 435.305, 435.310, 608.255

Prosecution of violations, 607.220, 608.270, 608.280

Relationships not constituting employment, exception, 608.255

Requirement of employer to pay, Art. 15 16, 608.250

Tips, credit toward payment of wage by employer prohibited, 608.160

Treble damages in enforcement actions, Art. 15 16

Unlawful to pay wage less than minimum established by law, exception, Art. 15 16, 608.100, 608.250

Violations, penalties, 608.290

Overtime compensation

Public works, 338.020

Requirement, exceptions, 608.018

Paydays

Absent employees, payment after making written demand, 608.080

Agreements for other than semimonthly payments, 608.070

Semimonthly payments, exceptions, 608.060

Time and place of payment, notice, 608.080

Payment for each hour of work, exception, 608.016

Payroll taxes, ch. 363A, ch. 363B

Preferred labor claims, 100.010-100.030

Prepaid Tuition Program, payroll deductions authorized, 353B.105

Prevailing wages (See PUBLIC WORKS — Wages)

Private employment defined, 608.0113

Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS — Wages)

Rebates unlawful, 197.050, 197.060, 608.100

Records of wages, 608.115

Refusal to pay wages due prohibited, 608.190

Renewable energy facilities, wage defined for purposes of partial tax abatement, payroll reports, 701A.379

Resigning or quitting employment (See also Unpaid wages, this heading)

Penalties for employer's failure to pay within certain time, 608.040, 613.030

Time when payment of final wages or compensation to be paid, 608.030

Semimonthly payments, exceptions, 608.060, 608.070

Sleeping period, agreements to exclude from wages, requirements, 608.0195

State purchasing, certification program for equal pay vendors, 333.182-333.188

Subcontractors

Community redevelopment, payment of prevailing wage, 279.500

Liability of original contractor for indebtedness, exceptions, 608.150

Local improvement projects, payment of prevailing wage, 271.710, 271.800

Tax increment areas, payment of prevailing wage, 278C.240

Time checks, discounts unlawful, 613.170

Tips

Employer prohibited from taking or crediting toward payment of wage, 608.160

Industrial insurance, declaration of tips as wages, 616A.065, 616B.227

Unemployment compensation, tips as wages, 612.190

Trial or break-in period, payment of wages required, 608.016

Unemployment compensation

Definition of wages, 612.190

Notice, wages in lieu of, 612.420

Severance pay, effect, 612.420

Unlawful deductions, 612.700

Unlawful discriminatory practices (See also EQUAL RIGHTS COMMISSION, NEVADA)

Date of occurrence, determination, 233.160

Sex discrimination, remedies, 233.170, 608.017

Wage discussions by employee, discrimination based on, 613.330, 613.405

Unpaid wages

Employee's lien, 608.050

Interest, 99.040

Penalties for employer's failure to pay within certain time, 608.040, 613.030

Presumption of abandonment, 120A.500

Time when payment of final wages or compensation to be paid, 608.030

Violation of wage laws

Administrative penalties, 608.195, 608.290

Criminal penalties, 608.195, 608.290

Prosecution, 608.180

Week of work defined, 608.0123

Withholdings (See Deductions, this heading)

Workday defined, 608.0126

WAITERS AND WAITRESSES (See FOOD AND DRINK ESTABLISHMENTS; FOOD HANDLERS; TIPS AND TIPPING)

WALKER LAKE (See generally LAKES)

WALKER RIVER (See also RIVERS; WATER)

California-Nevada Interstate Compact, 538.600 (Art. VIII)

Interstate compact relative to distribution and use of water, 538.380

WALKER RIVER STATE RECREATION AREA (See generally STATE PARKS)

WAR

Bank deposits and collections, delay caused by, 104.4109

Code of Military Justice

Court-martial, sentencing during certain period, 412.322

Spying, prosecution for, 412.5245

Continuity of government in case of enemy attack, Art. 4 37, 239C.260

Emergency Account, use, 353.263

Emergency Management Assistance Compact, 415.010

Homeland security (See HOMELAND SECURITY)

Levying against the State defined, 196.020

Limitation of actions, suspension, 11.330

Necessity of information and indictment in criminal prosecutions, Art. 1 8

Quartering of soldiers in private homes in time of war, Art. 1 12

Sale of goods, UCC, seller's duty to obtain war risk insurance, 104.2320

Standing army, appropriation for, Art. 1 11

State officers and employees, leave for military service, 284.358

Taking private property without compensation, Art. 1 8

WARD CHARCOAL OVENS (See generally STATE PARKS)

WARDS

Cities, election wards, 266.095

Guardians and wards

Adults (See generally GUARDIANSHIPS OF ADULTS)

Minors

Children in need of supervision, detention of wards of federal court, 62C.050

Guardianships of minors (See generally GUARDIANSHIPS OF MINORS)

Veterans (See VETERANS' GUARDIANSHIP ACT, UNIFORM)

WAREHOUSE RECEIPTS

Additional terms inserted in receipt authorized, 104.7202

Advances made, statement, 104.7202

Agents, signatures, 104.7202

Agricultural commodities, 104.7201

Alcoholic beverages, 104.7201

Altered receipts, effect, 104.7208

Blanks in receipt, filling in without authority, effect, 104.7208

Bonded storage, 104.7201

Cancellation of receipt or indication of partial deliveries, 104.7403

Claims, provisions regarding presentation may be included, 104.7204

Commencement of actions, provisions may be included, 104.7204

Commingling of fungible goods, liability of warehouse, 104.7207

Common ownership of goods, 104.7202

Contents of receipt, requirements, effect of omission, 104.7202

Contractual limitation of warehouse's liability, 104.7204

Conversion

Bailee, 104.7601

Delivery of goods under missing document, 104.7601

Rights acquired by due negotiation, 104.7502

Sale to enforce lien, violations, 104.7210

Course of performance, course of dealing and usage of trade, 104.1303

Damages

Commingling of fungible goods, 104.7207

Duplicates, failure to indicate, 104.7402

Limitation, 104.7204

Loss of or injury to goods, 104.7204

Nonreceipt or misdescription of goods, 104.7203

Omissions in receipt, 104.7202

Overissue of receipts, 104.7402

Remedies to be liberally administered, 104.1305

Sale to enforce lien, 104.7210

Definitions, 104.1201, 104.7102

Delivery of goods

Conflicting claims, effect, 104.7603

Conversion, 104.7601

Good-faith delivery, liability, 104.7404, 104.7601

Judicial process, lien, delivery under, 104.7602

Lost, stolen or destroyed receipts, remedy, 104.7601

Missing negotiable receipt, delivery under, liability of bailee, 104.7601

Obligation of bailee, excuse, liability, 104.7403, 104.7404

Partial delivery, procedures, 104.7403

Sale of goods, procedure, 104.7206

Satisfaction of bailee's lien upon delivery, 104.7403

Statement as to delivery, 104.7202

Stoppage by seller, 104.7502, 104.7504

Unjustified refusal to deliver, loss of lien, 104.7209

Upon demand, 104.7206

Voluntary delivery of goods, loss of lien, 104.7209

Delivery orders, 104.7102, 104.7502, 104.7503

Demurrage charges, lien of warehouse, 104.7209

Description of goods

Liability for misdescription, 104.7203

Qualified description, effect, 104.7203

Receipt to include, 104.7202

Sale to enforce lien, contents of notice, 104.7210

Deterioration of goods, sale, 104.7206

Duplicates, 104.7402, 205.540

Duty of care, 104.1302, 104.7202, 104.7204

Electronic receipts

Control, 104.7106

Negotiation, 104.7501

Reissuance in alternative medium, 104.7105, 104.7402

Endorsements, 104.7505, 104.7506

Field warehousing arrangement, 104.7202

Forgery, 205.090

Form of receipt, particular form unnecessary, 104.7202

Fungible goods

Commingling, effect, 104.7207

Overissue of documents, 104.7207, 104.7402

Title under receipt, 104.7205

Good-faith purchasers

Altered receipts, effect, 104.7208

Form of negotiation, 104.7501

Judicial process, lien, 104.7602

Nonreceipt or misdescription of goods, recovery, 104.7203

Sale to enforce warehouse's lien, 104.7210

Goods, legal interest before issuance of receipt, 104.7503

Governing law, parties' power to choose, 104.1301

Handling charges, 104.7202

Hazardous goods, disposition, 104.7206

Identification code of receipt required, 104.7202

Insertions in receipt without authority, 104.7208

Interpleader action, authority of bailee, 104.7603

Intoxicating liquors, 104.7201

Irregularities in conduct of issuer, effect, 104.7401

Issuance of receipt

Date of issuance to be included in receipt, 104.7202

Duplicates, liability of issuer, 104.7402

Irregularity in issue, 104.7401

Negotiable receipt omitting fact of warehouseman's ownership unlawful, 205.560

Person that may issue, 104.7201

Statute requiring license to issue, effect, 104.7201

Substitute receipt, issuance upon court order, 104.7601

Joint ownership of goods, 104.7202

Labels, description of goods, 104.7203

Labor, lien, 104.7209

Liabilities incurred, contents of receipt, 104.7202

Liens

Delivery of goods by bailee, 104.7403

Enforcement, 104.7210, 104.7403

Generally, 104.7209

Household goods, 104.7209

Judicial process, effect on lien, 104.7602

Labor, 104.7209

Loss of lien, 104.7209

Receipt, contents, 104.7202

Termination of storage, effect, 104.7206

Location of warehouse to be included in receipt, 104.7202

Loss of or injury to goods, liability, exception, 104.7204

Marks, description of goods, 104.7203

Merchant, enforcement of lien on stored goods, 104.7210

Misdescription of goods, liability, 104.7203

Negotiable or nonnegotiable receipts, generally, 104.7104

Negotiation

Absence of due negotiation, rights of transferee, 104.7504

Endorsements, 104.7501, 104.7506

Form and requirements, 104.7501

Goods not in bailee's possession, 205.590

Injunction against, 104.7602

Intent to defraud, 205.570

Rights acquired by due negotiation, defeat, 104.7205, 104.7502

Warranties, 104.7507

Nonreceipt of goods, liability, 104.7203

Notice

Enforcement of lien, 104.7210

Termination of storage, 104.7206

When effective, 104.1202

Option

Acceleration of payment or performance at will, 104.1309

Termination of storage, 104.7206

Overissue of documents for fungible goods, 104.7207, 104.7402

Ownership of goods, statement regarding, 104.7202

Personal property in transit, property tax exemption, 361.160-361.185

Preservation of goods, lien of warehouse, 104.7209

Rate of storage, 104.7202, 104.7204, 104.7209

Removal of certain goods, warehouse may shorten time for, 104.7206

Reservation of rights, 104.1308

Rights acquired by due negotiation, defeat, 104.7205, 104.7502

Sale of goods

Commercially reasonable manner required, 104.7210

Deteriorating or declining goods, 104.7206

Enforcement of lien, 104.7210, 104.7403

Hazardous goods, 104.7206

Satisfaction of lien, 104.7206, 104.7210

Termination of storage, 104.7206, 104.7403

Seasonableness, 104.1205

Security interest, 104.7202, 104.7209

Separation of goods, 104.7207

Signature, 104.7202

Sole ownership of goods, 104.7202

Storage agreements, contents, 104.7204

Storage and handling charges, terms, lien, 104.7202, 104.7209

Storage under bond, 104.7201

Subordinated obligations, 104.1310

Substitute receipts, 104.7402, 104.7601

Terminal charges, lien of warehouse, 104.7209

Termination of storage, 104.7206, 104.7403

Time

Presentation of claims and institution of actions, 104.7204

Reasonable time, 104.1205, 104.1302

Title

Acquired by due negotiation, 104.7502

Buyer in ordinary course of business of fungible goods, defeat of claim under receipt, 104.7205

Legal interest before issuance of receipt, 104.7503

Sale of goods to enforce lien, good faith purchasers, 104.7210

Transferee, title and rights, 104.7504

Unaccepted delivery order, titled based upon, 104.7503

Transferee, title and rights, 104.7504, 104.7506

Transportation charges, lien of warehouse, 104.7209

Value, when given, 104.1204

Waiver or renunciation of claim or right following breach, 104.1306

Warranties, 104.7105, 104.7507, 104.7508

WAREHOUSES AND WAREHOUSEMEN

Cleaning or washing of garments or household goods, storage liens, exemption, 108.780

Controlled substances, possession in course of business, 453.226

Explosives and flammable materials, making or possessing in cities or towns, 476.060

Firearms, unlawful discharge, 202.285, 202.287

Free Port Law, Art. 10 1, 361.160-361.185

Household goods and effects, storage

Carriers (See also MOTOR CARRIERS)

Complaints against carriers, 706.442, 706.443

Charges not to exceed written estimate, exception, 706.442

Damaged or lost goods, resolution of disputes and filing of claims, 706.442

Definition, 712.030

Enforcement of requirements, 706.443

Inspection of property, books and records, 712.060

Lien of warehouse, 104.7209

Nevada Transportation Authority, supervision and regulation, 706.1514, 706.166

Permits, requirements, 712.040, 712.050

Violations

Criminal penalty, 712.090

Prosecution by Attorney General or district attorney, 706.1715

Written estimate of cost to be provided by carrier upon request, 706.442

Industrial development (See INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT)

Inland Port Authority Act, ch. 277B

Inspections by Commissioner of Food and Drugs, 585.240, 585.245

Livestock and poultry carcasses, registration and regulation, 583.481, 583.539

Mini warehouses (See STORAGE FACILITIES)

State purchasing warehouses, payment of construction costs, 331.137

Tobacco warehouses, minors' employment unlawful, 609.190

Unclaimed Property Act, Uniform, ch. 120A

Warehouse receipts (See WAREHOUSE RECEIPTS)

WARRANTIES

Bank deposits and collections, 104.4207-104.4209

Builder's warranties (See CONSTRUCTIONAL DEFECTS)

Commercial coaches, 489.416, 489.751

Common-interest communities, quality, 116.4113-116.4116

Condominium hotels, quality, 116B.780

Contractors

Builder's warranty, failure to provide or to respond to claim made under, 624.3016

Noncompliance, penalty, 624.301

Disabilities, persons with, sale or lease of assistive devices, 597.264-597.2667

Documents of title, 104.7105, 104.7507, 104.7508

Estates in property, lineal and collateral warranties abolished, 111.100

Factory-built housing, implied warranty for essential systems, 489.751

Farm equipment, 597.1177

Fraudulent and malicious destruction, penalty, 206.260

Human blood and body parts, 460.010

Inspection of property by public employee, no warranty created, 41.033

Investment securities (See SECURITIES)

Leases of personal property, 104A.2209-104A.2216

Letters of credit, 104.5110

Manufactured buildings, implied warranty for essential systems, 489.751

Manufactured or mobile homes

Essential systems, implied warranty, 489.751

Penalty for failure to honor warranty, 489.416

Motor vehicles

Audits to confirm warranty repairs, prohibited acts, 482.36385

Commercial vehicle leases, disclosures, 100.105

Marketing purposes, release of personal information by Department of Motor Vehicles restricted, 481.063

New vehicles, express warranties, lemon law buybacks, 597.600-597.688

Notice of warranty coverage, prevention prohibited, 482.36389

Used vehicles, express warranties for certain vehicles, 482.36655-482.36667

Negotiable instruments, 104.3416, 104.3417

Sales of personal property, 104.2312-104.2318

Service contracts, applicability of laws, 690C.100

Solar energy distributed generation systems, contents of certain agreements, 598.9821

State Engineer, laws and performance of duties create no warranty, 535.040

WARRANTS

Arrest (See ARREST)

Attachment and commitment, 22.040

Bench warrants, 34.540, 179.395, JCRLV 31, JCRNLV 31, JCRPT 32

Child abduction prevention, taking child into physical custody, 125D.200

Cities (See CITIES — Finances and funds)

Constables, duties, 258.070

Counties (See COUNTIES — Finances and funds)

Death warrants

Issuance, 176.0919, 176.345, 176.495, 176.505

New, execution of judgment when defendant found sane, 176.445

Notice to Supreme Court, S.C.R. 250

Return on warrant by Director of Department of Corrections, 176.365

Extradition, issuance by Governor, 171.158

Forgery, 205.090

Missing children, warrant to take physical custody of, procedures, 432.207

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

Oath and affirmation, Art. 1 18

Search warrants (See SEARCH WARRANTS)

State warrants (See STATE FINANCES AND FUNDS)

Tax liens, enforcement, 360.483, 360.485

Towns (See TOWNS — Finances and funds)

WASHINGTON'S BIRTHDAY

Legal holiday, 236.015

WASHOE COUNTY (For general provisions, see COUNTIES)

Assembly districts, 218B.715-218B.730, 218B.745-218B.755, 218B.770, 218B.790

Ballistics testing, procedures, designation of forensic laboratories, 202.25305

Baseball stadium project, financing, 244A.058, 244A.800-244A.830, 482.313

Boundaries, 243.340-243.355

Cannabis establishments, adult-use

Monopolistic practices, restrictions to prevent, 678B.270

Number of licenses issued, restrictions, reallocation, 678B.260

Chief Planning Officer member of Advisory Planning Commission, Nevada Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, 278.808

Complete Streets Program, authority to adopt, 244.2641-244.2645

County commissioners, number and terms, 244.014

County seat, 243.360

COVID-19 (See also COVID-19)

Applicability of related health regulations, 447.325

Creation, 243.340-243.355

Deed restrictions for subdivisions in unincorporated areas, 278.563-278.568

Defibrillators, placement in certain public buildings, 450B.600

Dental services for underserved populations, issuance of restricted geographical license, 631.274

DNA Database, State, duties of Sheriff's Office, 176.09121

Family court (See also FAMILY COURTS)

Establishment, 3.0105

Local rules (See DISTRICT COURTS, LOCAL RULES OF PRACTICE)

Number of judges, 3.0125

Flood management projects, funding, 244A.0297, 268.691

Governmental services tax, use of proceeds of supplemental tax, 371.043, 482.181

Indigent Defense Services, Board on, nomination of member, 180.300

Judicial district, designation, Art. 6 5, 3.010

Juvenile justice (See JUVENILE JUSTICE SERVICES)

Lake County, creation, consolidation with Washoe County, 243.345-243.355

Local Government Tax Act of 1991, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 367-374

Marlette Lake Water System, duties, 331.160

Medical cannabis establishments

Licenses issued in each jurisdiction, limitation, reallocation of certain licenses, 678B.220

Monopolistic practices, restrictions to prevent, 678B.230

Number located in any one jurisdiction, limitations, 678B.230

Nevada Coordinate System, included in west zone, 327.010

Officers' salaries, 245.043

Peace Officers' Standards and Training Commission, membership, 289.500

Railroad grade separation projects (See also RAILROADS)

Room tax, imposition for purposes of projects, 268.0968, 268.7845

Sales and use tax, imposition for purposes of projects, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 287-289

Regional planning (See REGIONAL PLANNING)

Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority (See also AIRPORT AUTHORITIES)

Generally, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 27-43

Room tax, additional tax, 244A.900-244A.920, 268.0968, 268.7845, 268.798-268.7987, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 347-359

Roop County, creation, consolidation with Washoe County, 243.345-243.355

School facilities

Tax for school capital projects, ch. 377C

Zoning standards and specifications, 278.0211

Senate districts, 218B.360-218B.375

Sentencing Commission, Nevada, membership of County Public Defender, 176.0133

Tourism, district for promotion of, 244A.900-244A.920

Truckee River, actions to maintain regular flow authorized, 535.080

United States, State's consent to acquisition of state lands given, 328.310, 328.320

Water, regional planning and management, ch. 540A

Wedding services, display of informational brochures at offices of county clerk, 122.280

Western Regional Water Commission, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 499-516

WASHOE LAKE (See also LAKES; STATE PARKS)

State Recreational Area, designation, 407.155

WASHROOMS (See LAVATORIES)

WASTE

Estates of decedents, actions by or against personal representatives, 143.070, 143.080

Eviction of tenant committing or permitting waste, 40.2514, 40.254, 40.360

Food waste fed to livestock or fish, regulation, 571.135

Game animals, 501.388, 503.050

Garbage disposal (See GARBAGE AND RUBBISH)

Hazardous waste (See HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

Medical waste, establishment of protocols and procedures by schools, 392.425, 394.1999

Mine waste, acquisition, 517.115

National Guard members, punishable acts, 412.508, 412.528, 412.532

Oil and gas, waste prohibited, 522.010, 522.039

Poisonous waste dangerous to livestock, fencing required, 575.040

Public money, by agency or contractor, reporting, confidentiality, 353A.049

Real property

Action, 40.150

Damages, 40.150

Definition, 21.240

Eviction of tenant committing or permitting waste, 40.2514, 40.254, 40.360

Restraining waste until expiration of redemption period, 21.240

Recycling (See RECYCLING)

Solid waste disposal (See SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL)

Water (See WATER CONSERVATION)

Water pollution control (See WATER POLLUTION)

WATCHES (See JEWELRY AND JEWELERS)

WATER

Adjudication of vested water rights (See WATER RIGHTS AND APPROPRIATION OF PUBLIC WATERS)

Analyses

Hazardous waste or regulated substances, detection of presence, 445A.427, 459.501

Nevada System of Higher Education, 396.620-396.660

Standards for certification of laboratories, 445A.425, 445A.428

Transfer of real property, water analysis by certified laboratory, 445A.863, 445A.943, 445A.952

Appropriation of public waters (See WATER RIGHTS AND APPROPRIATION OF PUBLIC WATERS)

Appurtenance to place of use, exceptions, 533.040, 533.060

Aquatic invasive species laws (See BOATS AND BOATING)

Aqueducts, eminent domain, 37.010

Aquifer defined, 534.0105

Area of active management, defined, 534.011

Arrest powers of State Engineer and assistants, 533.475

Artificial lakes or streams, restrictions on use of water and effluent for recreational purposes, 318.1445, 533.030, 541.207, 704.667

Attorney General

Commencement and defense of actions, 228.180

Intervention in actions concerning interstate waters, 228.190

Printing of findings of fact, conclusions of law and decrees when more than 100 litigants, 228.200

Beneficial use

Appropriation for, 533.030

Appurtenance to place of use, exceptions, 533.040, 533.060

Basis of right to use water, 533.035

Limit of right to use water, 533.035

Livestock watering, 533.490

Measure of right to use water, 533.035

Proof required for appropriation, 533.400, 533.405

Public use, 533.050

Quantity appropriated limited to, 533.070

Recreational purposes, 533.030

Removal of water to alleviate hazards caused by secondary recharge, 534.025

Rotation authorized, 533.075

Boating (See BOATS AND BOATING)

Breweries, injury to or obstruction of natural flow, 535.100, 535.200

Camping (See CAMPS AND CAMPING)

Canals (See DITCHES)

Channel Clearance, Maintenance, Restoration, Surveying and Monumenting Program, 532.220, 532.230

City water and water supplies (See CITIES)

Committee on Public Lands, review of water issues, 218E.525

Common-interest communities, authority of association to enter vacant units to repair water damage, 116.310312

Conservation (See WATER CONSERVATION)

Cooperative agreements, 277.060

Counties (See COUNTIES)

Cyanide ponds, permit requirements, penalty for violation, 502.390

Dams (See DAMS)

Definitions, 533.005-533.023

Development projects, duties of State Engineer, 532.165

Disaster Relief Account, grants and loans to state and local agencies, 353.2705-353.2771

Ditches (See DITCHES)

Diversion

Irrigation water, unlawful diversion, 207.225, 533.463

Right ceases when necessity for use nonexistent, 533.045

Water turned into natural channel or watercourse, 533.055

Drinking water

Financial assistance for public water systems, 349.980-349.987, 445A.200-445A.295

Impure water, furnishing for public use unlawful, 445A.015

Protection and control, 445A.800-445A.955

State Board of Health, regulations for sanitary protection, 439.200

Economic Development Revenue Bond Law, City, 268.512-268.568

Economic Development Revenue Bond Law, County, 244A.669-244A.763

Emergency response plans, preparation by certain utilities, 239C.270

Eminent domain, 37.010, 533.050

Financing of water projects, 349.935-349.961

Flood control (See FLOOD CONTROL)

Fluoridation of water

Adjustment of fluoride concentration, 445A.015, 445A.045

Bottled water purveyors, 445A.050

Exemptions, 445A.050

Proposal to adjust fluoride concentration, 445A.025

Regulation in larger counties, 445A.055

Vote on question, 445A.030-445A.040, 445A.055

Groundwater (See Underground water, this heading)

Guards, employment by State Engineer, 533.470

Headgates, 533.305, 533.465, 536.010-536.030

Highways

Construction, temporary use of water, 534.050

Prevention of damage to highways by water, 405.120-405.180

Homeland security, ch. 239C

Hydraulic fracturing, assessment and disclosure program, 522.119

Hydrographic basins, compilation of data, 540.051

Impure water, furnishing for public use unlawful, 445A.015

Infrastructure projects to support development of qualified projects, financing, 360.981-360.992

Injurious aquatic species laws (See BOATS AND BOATING)

Interstate Waters, California-Nevada Compact for Jurisdiction on, 171.076, 171.077

Interstate waters, California-Nevada Interstate Compact Commission, duties, 538.380

Irrigation systems (See IRRIGATION SYSTEMS)

Judicial review of State Engineer's orders and decisions, 533.450, 534.037, 534.110

Lakes (See LAKES; specific lakes)

Las Vegas Valley Groundwater Basin, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 467-474

Logging operations, restrictions, 528.053-528.0554

Manufactured home parks, reports and tests regarding water quality, 118B.077

Master plans, inclusion of development and utilization of water resources, 278.160

Measurement, standards for, 533.065

Meters (See WATER METERS)

Navigable waters

Colorado River declared navigable, 537.010

Virgin River declared navigable, 537.020

Winnemucca Lake declared navigable, 537.030

Obstructing, public nuisance, 202.450-202.480

Oil wells, contamination or waste of water, 522.040

Ownership by public, 533.025

Penalty for violations

Appropriation of public water, 533.480, 533.481

Wells, 534.193

Personal property for purposes of crimes, 193.021

Poisoning unlawful, 202.170

Pollution (See WATER POLLUTION)

Precipitation, rooftop collection from single-family dwelling, applicability of appropriation laws, 533.027

Projects for recharge, storage and recovery of water

Annual fee paid by holder of permit, 534.310

Annual report to State Engineer, 534.280

Area of hydrologic effect defined, 534.0115

Cease and desist orders, 534.320

Definition, 534.0145

Designation of areas of active management, 534.340

Injunctions, 534.320

Limit on amount of water recovered, 534.290, 534.300

Monitoring requirements, 534.250

Penalties, 534.330

Permit

Application, fees, 534.260

Issuance, 534.250

Modification and assignment, 534.250

Protests, 534.270

Requirement, 534.250

Review of application, 534.270

Revocation or suspension, 534.320

Recharged water defined, 534.015

Recovery well, permit for, 534.290

Storage accounts to be established, 534.300

Use or exchange of stored water, 534.290

Public offenses committed on vessels in state waters, 171.040

Public ownership, 533.025

Public utilities (See WATER COMPANIES)

Public water systems (See WATER SYSTEMS)

Railroad corporations, authority to cross, 78.075

Recreational use of artificial lake or stream, restriction by ordinance, 533.030

Reservoirs (See RESERVOIRS)

Rivers (See RIVERS; specific rivers)

Rotation in use authorized, 533.075

Sales and use taxes, exemption, 372.295, 374.300

Sales of property, disclosure of rates for certain water services required, 113.060

Sawmills, injury to or obstruction of natural flow, 535.100, 535.200

School districts, eminent domain, 37.010

Slaughterhouses, injury to or obstruction of natural flow, 535.100, 535.200

Standards of measurement, 533.065

State Board of Health, regulations for sanitary protection, 439.200

State Engineer (See STATE ENGINEER)

Steam (See also GEOTHERMAL RESOURCES)

Appropriation procedures when encountered during exploration, 534A.040

Probate leases, 149.080

Storage

For beneficial purpose, authority and rights, 533.055

Recharge (See Projects for recharge, storage and recovery of water, this heading)

Reservoirs (See RESERVOIRS)

Stored water may be conveyed through streams and reclaimed, 533.055, 533.525

Streams (See STREAMS)

Subdivision of land (See SUBDIVISION OF LAND — Water and sewer facilities)

Tanneries, injury to or obstruction of natural flow, 535.100, 535.200

Tax for infrastructure, ch. 377B

Tax increment areas, ch. 278C

Towns, eminent domain, 37.010

Treatment works (See WATER POLLUTION — Nevada Water Pollution Control Law)

Tunnel companies, power of Legislature to establish and regulate, Art. 4 20

Unauthorized use unlawful, 533.460

Underground water

Abandoned wells, use to monitor groundwater, 534.060

Abandonment of rights, 534.090

Adjudication of vested rights, 534.100

Appropriation (See also WATER RIGHTS AND APPROPRIATION OF PUBLIC WATERS)

Acquisition, generally, 534.080

Counties, right to appropriate water that is dedicated and relinquished, 534.350

Determinations of State Engineer, 534.110

Geothermal resources, applicability of laws, 534A.040

Irrigation purposes, priorities, 533.357

Permit required before sinking well in designated groundwater basin, 534.050

California-Nevada Interstate Compact, use under, 538.600 (Art. IX)

Definitions, 534.010-534.0175

Existing rights recognized, 534.100

Forfeiture of rights, 534.090

Groundwater basins

Administration by State Engineer, 534.030, 534.110

Appropriation permit required before drilling, exception, 534.050, 534.110

Assessment for payment of administrative expenses, 534.040

Boundaries defined by State Engineer, 534.030

Critical management areas, designation, management plan, 534.037, 534.110

Groundwater boards in certain counties, creation and duties, 534.035

Interbasin transfers of groundwater, requirements for certain transfers, 533.364

Inventory of water, calculation and maintenance, 532.167

Las Vegas Valley Groundwater Basin, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 467-474

Management of interstate basins, agreements, 532.175

Preferred uses of water upon depletion, 534.120

Pumping tests, 534.110

Regulations of State Engineer, 534.110

Supervision of wells, 534.030, 534.110

Temporary appropriation permits, 534.120, 534.125

Water budget, preparation, 532.167

Water conservation or water district board to assist State Engineer, 534.030

Well supervisors, employment and compensation, 534.040

Injunctions, 534.195

Legislative declaration, 534.020

Livestock, herding or grazing near certain water unlawful, 568.330, 568.340

Mapping of water rights statewide, program, 532.165

Percolating waters defined, 534.0135

Public ownership, 533.025, 534.020

Recharge (See Projects for recharge, storage and recovery of water, this heading)

Reservation of certain amount of uncommitted water, duties of State Engineer, effect, 533.0241, 533.370, 533.371

Studies, agreements concerning, 532.170

Vested right defined, 534.100

Waste unlawful, penalty, 534.070, 534.190, 534.193

Wells (See WELLS)

Washoe County, regional planning and management, ch. 540A, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 499-516

Waste of water (See WATER CONSERVATION)

Water boxes, interference unlawful, 533.465

Water emergencies, ch. 416

Water meters (See WATER METERS)

Water Planning, Division of (See CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF)

Water pollution (See WATER POLLUTION)

Water resources

Agreements concerning development or use of water resources, 532.170, 532.180

Master plans, inclusion of development and utilization of water resources, 278.160

Planning and development, ch. 540

Plans, development and maintenance by cities and counties, exceptions, 278.0228

Zoning regulations to be designed to preserve water resources, 278.250

Water rights (See WATER RIGHTS AND APPROPRIATION OF PUBLIC WATERS)

Waterfront maintenance projects, 271.252, 271.265, 271.306, 271.379

Waterfront projects, 271.253, 271.265

Waterholes (See also WILDLIFE)

Camping in manner denying access to animals unlawful, 503.660

Deposit of substances deleterious to wildlife unlawful, 503.430

Polluting of waterholes to trap, wound, kill or maim wild horses unlawful, 504.490

Waterpower (See WATERPOWER)

Wells (See WELLS)

Western Regional Water Commission, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 499-516

Wetlands mitigation bank, establishment, use and operation, 244.388

WATER AND SANITATION DISTRICTS (See GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS)

WATER AND SEWER REVENUE BOND LAW

Generally, 350.350-350.490

WATER, APPROPRIATION OF PUBLIC WATERS (See WATER RIGHTS AND APPROPRIATION OF PUBLIC WATERS)

WATER AUTHORITIES

County Bond Law, infrastructure project defined, 244A.034

Fluoridation of water, 445A.025-445A.050

Legislative Committee on Public Lands, review of programs and activities, 218E.525

Purchase of municipal securities by State, ch. 350A

Sale or lease of water rights, 533.560

Southern Nevada (See SOUTHERN NEVADA WATER AUTHORITY)

Tax for infrastructure, ch. 377B

WATER COMPANIES (See also PUBLIC UTILITIES)

Artificial lakes, supply of water unnecessary where restricted, exemptions, 704.667

Assessments by Public Utilities Commission, 703.145, 704.033, 704.035

Beneficial use, appropriations for, 533.030

Building containing multiple occupancy units, water to be provided through single connection, exception, 704.665

Certificates of public convenience and necessity, 704.330-704.410

Cities, water to be furnished for fire protection, 704.660

Computer crimes causing service disruption, penalty, 205.477, 205.492

Connection to utility facility by users of certain water systems, mandatory, 244.3655, 268.4102

Construction of utility facilities, Utility Environmental Protection Act, 704.820-704.900

Damage to property, penalties, civil remedies, 704.800, 704.805

Dedication of right to appropriate water, requirements, exceptions, 533.565

Deposits made by customers, payment of interest, 704.655

Emergency response plans and vulnerability assessments, duties, 239C.270

Excavation or demolition near subsurface installation, 455.080-455.180

Exempt water companies

Franchises generally, 709.050-709.170

Inspection of books and records, 709.146

Services provided by Public Utilities Commission, 709.145

Financing of water projects, 349.935-349.961

Fluoridation of water, 445A.015-445A.055

Franchises from counties or towns, 709.050-709.170

Impersonation of officer or employee of utility company, penalty, 207.345

Impure water, furnishing for public use unlawful, 445A.015

Local governments, use of utility facilities for treatment or transfer of water, 704.235

Mining, water facilities excluded as public utilities, 704.021

Property, disposal or encumbrance by certain utilities, approval, 704.668

Property tax

Assessment of interstate or intercounty property, 361.318-361.321, 361.403

Exemption for water users' nonprofit associations and corporations, 361.073

Public utility, water company defined as, 704.020

Public water systems (See WATER SYSTEMS)

Rates

Change, simplified procedure for changing rates for certain utilities, 704.095

City council's powers to fix, 266.285

Conservation plans, recovery of costs associated with, 704.663

Filing fees, 703.197

Fire protection of cities and towns, Public Utilities Commission to fix rates, 704.660

General rate application, filing, 704.110

Legislative declaration, 540.011

Receiver, appointment, 704.6674, 704.6676

Regulation by county, 704.6674

Relocation of lines, reimbursement by State, 408.407

Resource plans, requirements, waiver, 704.661

Smaller businesses excluded as public utilities, 704.021

Subdivision or other development of land, 704.6672

Surplus water, purchases regulated, 704.320

Termination of service by utility, regulation, notice, 704.1835

Theft of property, penalties, civil remedies, 704.800, 704.805

Towns

Fire protection, water to be furnished for, 704.660

Licensure and regulation, 269.170

Violations, penalties, 703.380, 704.640

Water conservation plans, adoption, 704.662-704.6624

Water meters, installation in cities and towns, 704.230

Water rights, sale or lease to utility

County authority, 244.279

Department of Transportation Board of Directors, authority, 408.146

Waterworks (See WATER SYSTEMS)

Weeds, control of noxious weeds, 555.150-555.201

WATER CONSERVANCY DISTRICTS (For general provisions, see DISTRICTS)

Acquisition of works, 541.340

Artificial lakes or streams, water supply by district in populous counties, 541.207

Boundaries, 541.080, 541.310, 541.320

Businesses, procedure for adoption of rules affecting, 237.030-237.150

Carson Water Subconservancy District, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 399-402

Contingency Account, distribution to protect water right or supply from out-of-state challenge, 538.650

Contracts for use of water, 541.260, 541.270

Dedication of right to appropriate water, requirements, exceptions, 278.5691, 533.565

Definitions, 541.020

Directors

Appointment, 541.100

Bylaws, 541.140

Compensation, 541.110

Meetings, ch. 241, 541.080, 541.100

Oaths, 541.110

Powers, 541.140, 541.145

Quorum, 541.120

Regulations concerning projects, 541.145

Reports, 541.100

Vacancies, 541.100

Divisions, 541.050

Eminent domain power, 37.015, 541.140

Employees (See also DISTRICTS)

Generally, 541.130, 541.140

Establishment, 541.050-541.090

Exclusion of lands, 541.320

Forest and vegetative cover, powers of State Forester Firewarden, 472.043

Inclusion of lands, 541.310

Indebtedness

Election, 541.360, 541.370

Procedure for creation, 541.340-541.370

Investments, 99.070, 355.165-355.177, 541.140

Irrigation districts, name, 539.060

Judicial determinations, ch. 43, 541.380

Jurisdiction of district courts, 541.040, 541.380-541.400

Legislative declaration, 541.030

Name, 541.080

Office, 541.080

Plan of water conservation, 540.121-540.151

President, selection, 541.110

Public Lands, Committee on, review of programs and activities, 218E.525

Records, ch. 239, 541.110

Seal, 541.110

Secretary, 541.110, 541.130

Sinking fund, 541.280

Special assessments, 541.160, 541.180-541.220, 541.240, 541.250

Subdistricts, 541.150

Taxes, levy and collection, 541.160, 541.170, 541.230-541.270

United States, contracts with authorized, 541.330

WATER CONSERVATION

Building codes, requirements, 278.582

Flood management projects, inclusion of conservation projects, 244A.0297, 268.691

Las Vegas Valley Groundwater Basin, management, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 469-474

Local committee or task force on sustainable energy, duties, 278.02081

Local government purchasing, contracts for operating cost-savings measures, 332.300-332.440

Manufactured buildings, requirements, 461.175

Manufactured or mobile homes, requirements, 489.706

Master plans to include conservation plans, 278.160

Projects for recharge, storage and recovery of water (See WATER)

Public buildings, requirements, 338.193

State buildings or other projects, adoption of standards and guidelines relating to efficient use of water, 341.091

State purchasing, contracts for operating cost-savings measures, ch. 333A

Suppliers of water

Adoption of water conservation plans, 540.121-540.151, 704.662-704.6624

Grants for capital improvements to publicly owned water systems, 349.980-349.987

Pricing, legislative declaration, 540.011

Recovery of costs associated with conservation plan, 704.663

Waste of water

City ordinance may prohibit, 268.411

County ordinance may prohibit, 244.3665

Definition, 534.0165

Flood control districts, power to prevent waste, 543.360, 543.410

Legislative declaration, 534.020

Oil wells, contamination or waste of water, 522.040

Penalties, 533.480, 533.481, 534.070, 534.190, 534.193

Public Lands, Legislative Committee on, review of water issues, 218E.525

Unlawful acts, 533.460, 533.463, 534.070, 534.190

Water meters (See WATER METERS)

Water Planning Section of Division of Water Resources, duties, 540.051

WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICTS (See also IRRIGATION DISTRICTS)

Conservation of water generally, ch. 548

WATER DISTRICTS (For general provisions, see DISTRICTS)

Businesses, procedure for adoption of rules affecting, 237.030-237.150

Capital improvements, grants, 349.980-349.987

Carey Act lands, ch. 324

Committee on Public Lands, review of programs and activities, 218E.525

Conservation of water, 540.121-540.151

Contingency Account, distribution to protect water right or supply from out-of-state challenge, 538.650

Dedication of right to appropriate water, requirements, exceptions, 278.5691, 533.565

Emergency response plans and vulnerability assessments, duties, 239C.270

General improvement districts (See GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS)

Las Vegas Valley Water District (See LAS VEGAS VALLEY WATER DISTRICT)

Legislative Committee on Public Lands, review of programs and activities, 218E.525

Lincoln County Water District, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 443-448

Moapa Valley Water District

Generally, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 453-459

Public works laws, certain provisions inapplicable, 338.1385, 338.143

Nye County Water District, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 461-467

Resource plans, development and maintenance by cities and counties, exception, 278.0228

Safe drinking water, financial assistance, 349.980-349.987, 445A.200-445A.295

Sale or lease of water rights, 533.560

Special District Control Law, applicability, 308.020

State

Advisory boards, appointment and meetings, 533.300

Budgets, preparation by State Engineer, 533.280, 533.285

Commissioners, appointment, 533.270

Creation by State Engineer, 533.300

Refunds to water users of Carson River, 533.540

Tax for infrastructure, ch. 377B

Virgin Valley Water District

Generally, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 487-497

Public works laws, certain provisions inapplicable, 338.1385, 338.143

Water conservancy district assessments, water district property exempt, 541.250

WATER IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS (See also IRRIGATION DISTRICTS)

Tax for infrastructure, ch. 377B

WATER METERS

Cities and towns, installation in, 704.230

Company towns, charges, 704.940

Damage or theft of property of public utility, penalties, remedies, 704.800, 704.805

Domestic wells, installation, 534.193

Manufactured home parks, requirements, 118B.140, 461A.230, 704.940

Subdivision of land, submission of plans for installation, 278.385

Water conservation plans, contents, 540.141

WATER PLANNING, DIVISION OF (See CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF)

WATER POLLUTION (See also ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION)

Actions to enforce laws and regulations, 41.540-41.570

Analysis of water

Hazardous waste or regulated substances, detection of presence, 445A.427, 459.501

Laboratories, certification, duties, penalties, 445A.425, 445A.428, 445A.863, 445A.943, 445A.952

Nevada System of Higher Education, 396.620-396.660

Standards for certification of laboratories, 445A.425, 445A.428

Transfer of real property, performance of analysis, 445A.863, 445A.943, 445A.952

Boats, penalties for unlawful discharge of sewage, 488.320

City Economic Development Revenue Bond Law, 268.512-268.568

Coal-fired electric generating plants, remediation, 704.7318

County Economic Development Revenue Bond Law, 244A.669-244A.763

County Sewage and Wastewater Law, 244A.455-244A.573

Crematories, use of alkaline hydrolysis, 451.637

Cyanide ponds, permit requirements, penalty for violation, 502.390

Fish

Deposit of substances deleterious to fish unlawful, 503.430

Killing with toxicants, permit to Department of Wildlife, 445A.615

Flood control districts, power to prevent pollution, 543.410

General improvement districts, tests of discharge of pollutants, 318.140

Highways, prohibited discharges, remedies, 408.439-408.451

Hydraulic fracturing, assessment and disclosure program, 522.119

Impure water, furnishing for public use unlawful, 445A.015

Industrial waste, control of discharges, 350.370

Inspectors of solid waste management, authority to issue citations, 171.17751

Lake Tahoe watershed protection

Construction permits required, 445A.170

Inspections, enforcement of regulations, 445A.180

Pollution of waters prohibited, 445A.175, 445A.185

Sewage, discharge prohibited, 445A.175, 445A.185

Special programs for environmental protection, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 499-451

Unlawful acts, penalties, 445A.190

Master plans, inclusion of provisions for prevention and control of pollution, 278.160

Mining waste, control of discharges, 350.370

Natural gas electric generating plants, remediation, 704.7318

Nevada Water Pollution Control Law

Administration, 445A.440, 445A.720

Administrative fees, 445A.430

Attorney General, duties, 445A.670

Definitions, 445A.310-445A.420

Diffuse sources

Controls for sources, conditions, 445A.570

Definition, 445A.335

Remedies for violations, 445A.680

Division of Environmental Protection

Disqualification of Administrator, grounds, 445A.460

Powers and duties may be delegated from Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, 445A.450

Effluent limitations, 445A.355, 445A.525, 445A.530

Federal licenses, permits and certification, 445A.620

Fees, 445A.430

Hazardous wastes (See Radioactive or hazardous wastes, this subhead)

Hearings

Appeal of revocation, modification or suspension of permit, 445A.610

Application for permit, 445A.595

Federal licenses, permits and certification, 445A.620

Procedure, 445A.715

Injection of fluid through well

Pollutants, definition excludes injected fluids, 445A.400

Radioactive or toxic waste prohibited, 445A.490

Regulation, 445A.425, 445A.445, 445A.450, 445A.465-445A.515

Inspections, 445A.655

Killing of fish with toxicants, issuance of permit to Department of Wildlife, 445A.615

Legislative declaration, 445A.305

Municipality, authority to recover costs of sewage treatment or to refuse to receive wastes, 445A.650

Permits

Conditions, 445A.515

Definitions, 445A.360, 445A.365, 445A.385

Federal permits, 445A.620

Fees, 445A.430, 445A.510

General permits, 445A.360, 445A.475

Individual permits, 445A.365, 445A.480

Issuance, conditions, 445A.490, 445A.500, 445A.505

Notice, hearing on application, 445A.590, 445A.595

Radioactive or hazardous wastes, underground disposal, 445A.625-445A.645

Reapplication required on new or increased discharge, 445A.505

Reports of new or increased discharge required, 445A.505

Requirement, 445A.465

Revocation, modification or suspension, 445A.600-445A.610

Temporary permits, 445A.485

Term, renewal, 445A.495

Planning program, 445A.580

Point source defined, 445A.395

Radioactive or hazardous wastes

Discharge into waters of State, prohibition, 445A.490, 445A.575

Laboratories for detection of wastes, 445A.425-445A.428

Permit for underground disposal, 445A.625-445A.645

Records and reports

Confidentiality of certain information, 445A.665

Discharges, report required, 445A.505, 445A.660

False information, furnishing unlawful, 445A.710

Inspection, 445A.655

Public access, 445A.665

Tampering with monitoring device unlawful, 445A.710

Regulations, 445A.425, 445A.428-445A.435, 445A.730

State Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

Compliance orders, 445A.690

Disqualification of Director, grounds, 445A.455

Independent investigations before determination to take corrective action, 445A.707

Powers and duties, 445A.445, 445A.450, 445A.580

Water pollution control agency, designation as, 445A.440

State Environmental Commission (See also ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION, STATE)

Powers and duties, 445A.425

Regulations, 445A.730

Water quality standards, establishment, 445A.520

Toxic wastes (See Radioactive or hazardous wastes, this subhead)

Treatment works

Account to Finance the Construction of Treatment Works, creation and use, 445A.060-445A.160

County facilities, acquisition and construction, 704.664-704.6646

Definitions, 445A.065-445A.115, 445A.410

Drones, operation near certain facilities, prohibited acts, penalty, 493.109

Environmental assessment, preparation and review, 445A.160

Environmental Commission, State, regulations, 445A.135

Excise tax on use of water for costs of new facilities, 244.3661, 268.4112, 704.664-704.6646

Gifts and grants, acceptance authorized, 445A.125

Legislative declaration, 445A.060

Loans to local governments, requirements, 445A.140, 445A.145

Permits (See also Permits, this subhead)

Requirement, 445A.585

Pollutants, report following increase or introduction in system, 445A.505

Pollution control project defined, 445A.110

Public utilities, use of facilities by local governments, 704.235

Veterans certified as plant operators, collection of data, reports, 417.0194

Violations

Civil penalties, 445A.700

Compliance orders, 445A.690

Criminal penalties, 445A.705

Furnishing false information or tampering with devices, 445A.710

Injunctive relief, 445A.695

Remedies, 445A.675-445A.700

Water quality standards

Definition, 445A.420

Establishment by State Environmental Commission, 445A.520

Protection of waters of higher quality, 445A.565

Oil wells, 522.040

Package plants for sewage treatment (See SEWAGE DISPOSAL)

Property tax exemption for water pollution control devices, 361.077

Public water systems

Administrative fines for violations, 445A.950, 445A.952

Advisory board regarding certification of operators, composition, 445A.870

Analysis of water, requirements, laboratories, 445A.863, 445A.943, 445A.952

Cease and desist, orders to, 445A.943, 445A.950, 445A.952

Civil penalties for violations, 445A.950, 445A.952

Construction, operation and maintenance of system, 445A.860, 445A.943, 445A.950

Cooperative agreements, 445A.865

Criminal penalties for violations, 445A.955

Declaration of state policy, 445A.800

Definitions, 445A.200-445A.250, 445A.805-445A.850

District board of health, powers and duties, 445A.925

Emergency orders, public warnings, 445A.930, 445A.950

Hearings, 445A.865, 445A.935

Imminent hazards, 445A.930

Injunctions, 445A.945, 445A.950, 445A.952

Investigations and inspections, 445A.925

Nonemergency orders by Division, issuance, 445A.943, 445A.950, 445A.952

Operators, certification, 445A.870-445A.880, 445A.950

Plans and specifications of system, review and approval, 445A.920

Public Utilities Commission of Nevada, participation in hearings, 445A.935

Regulations

Construction, operation and maintenance of system, 445A.860, 445A.943, 445A.950

Drinking water standards, 445A.855, 445A.950

Enforcement, 445A.925

Operators, certification, 445A.880, 445A.950

Variances, exemptions, 445A.935, 445A.950

Violations, 445A.945-445A.955

Safe Drinking Water Act, financial assistance, 349.980-349.987, 445A.200-445A.295

Standards for drinking water, 445A.855, 445A.950

State Environmental Commission, powers and duties, 445A.855-445A.870, 445A.880, 445A.925

Suppliers of water

Notifications to Division of Environmental Protection, district boards of health and users, 445A.940, 445A.950

Variance, application for, 445A.935, 445A.950

Systems constructed after June 30, 1991, requirements, 445A.885-445A.915

Renewable energy facilities, remediation, 704.7318

Sawdust, prevention of pollution by, 244.365

Self-audits, effect, presumptions, burden of proof, 445C.010-445C.120

Solid waste disposal, 361.610, 444.440-444.620

Treatment of water, federal defense public works law, 268.450

Underground water, Legislative declaration, 534.020

Vessels, penalties for unlawful discharge of sewage, 488.320

Washoe County, remediation of quality of water, 540A.250-540A.285

Wildlife, deposit of substances deleterious to wildlife unlawful, 503.430

Zoning regulations to be designed to preserve water resources, 278.250

WATER PROJECTS, FINANCING OF

Account for Financing Water Projects, creation, 349.952

Board for Financing Water Projects

Administrative Procedure Act, ch. 233B

Audits by Legislative Auditor, 232B.235

Budget

Base budgets, fundamental review, 218E.435-218E.450

State Budget Act, 353.150-353.246

Chair, 349.959

Creation, 349.957

Criminal actions in which position of State vexatious, frivolous or in bad faith, award of attorney's fees and litigation expenses to prevailing party, 41.0393

Gifts or grants, authority to accept, 353.335-353.339, 534.360

Grant program, administration, 349.982

Internet website, duties, immunities, 237.360, 239.008, 239B.050, 239B.060

Legislative review of public agencies, ch. 232B

Meetings, ch. 241, 349.959

Members, ch. 232A, 349.957, 349.958

Payments of money for services provided by agency, procedures, 353.146-353.148

Preliminary plans for water projects, preparation, approval, 349.960, 349.961

Records, 237.370, ch. 239

Records official, designation, duties, 239.008

Sovereign immunity waived, 41.0305-41.039

State Engineer may advise, 349.960

Sunset Subcommittee, review of Board, 232B.220-232B.250

Vacancies, 232A.020

Water Planning Section of Division of Water Resources to provide assistance, 540.051

Water Rights Technical Support Account, administration, 534.360

Capital improvements to publicly owned water systems, grants for, 349.980-349.987

City Bond Law, 268.672-268.740

County Bond Law, 244A.011-244A.065

Definitions, 349.935-349.945

Exemption of water projects from other statutory requirements, exception, 349.956

Faith of State pledged, 349.955

Fees charged against obligor, 349.951

Form and terms of bonds, 349.949

Infrastructure projects to support development of qualified projects, 360.981-360.992

Issuance of state securities or revenue bonds, limitation, payment, 349.950

Legislative declaration, 349.950

Limitation of actions, 349.954

Local Government Securities Law, 350.500-350.720

Preliminary plan for project, approval, 349.961

Prerequisites for financing, 349.948

Refunding, 349.950, 349.953

Safe Drinking Water Act, assistance to public water systems, 349.980-349.987, 445A.200-445A.295

State Engineer, advisory assistance, 349.960

WATER RESOURCES, DIVISION OF (See CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF)

WATER RIGHTS AND APPROPRIATION OF PUBLIC WATERS (See also WATER)

Abandonment of rights, 533.060, 533.087, 534.090

Adjudication of vested water rights

1913, rights vested before unimpaired, 533.085

Actions to determine rights, admissibility of maps, plats and surveys, 533.250

Adjudication Emergency Account, 532.200

Adjudication other than by State Engineer's determination

Actions to determine rights, 533.240

Administration of stream system by State Engineer, 533.310-533.320

Transfer to State Engineer for determination, 533.240

Appeals by State Engineer, 533.455

Budgets for adjudicated stream systems or water districts, 533.280, 533.285, 533.320

Certificates of water rights, issuance after final determination, 533.265

Conveyance of land, presumption of conveyance of water rights with, 111.167

Distribution of water by State Engineer, 533.305

Ditches, investigation of flow by State Engineer, 533.100

Enforcement of orders or decisions by State Engineer, 533.220

Engineer for supervision of stream systems, appointment, 533.275

Federal reclamation projects, priority of water rights, 533.037

Fees of State Engineer, 533.135

Headgates, regulation by State Engineer, 533.305

Hydrographic surveys

Expenses defined to include surveys, 533.295

Investigation of flow of stream and ditches, 533.100

Payment of certain costs in judicial proceedings, 533.315

Preparation of surveys, 533.100, 533.105, 533.240, 533.310

State Engineer, duties, 533.100, 533.105, 533.240, 533.310

Injunctions, 533.482

Intervention by unserved interested person, 533.130

Judicial review of State Engineer's orders and decisions, 533.450

Maps, authority of State Engineer to dispense with preparation, 533.105

Notice of entry of order and of pendency of proceedings, 533.095, 533.215

Order of State Engineer for determination of relative rights, 533.090

Orders of determination

Certification, 533.160

Certified copy filed with clerk of district court, 533.165

Distribution of water under district court supervision, 533.220

District court proceedings

Appeals, 533.200, 533.220

Costs, 533.170, 533.190

Decrees

Affirmation or modification of State Engineer's order, 533.185

Certified copy transmitted to State Engineer, 533.225

Finality, modification, 533.210

Distribution of water to be under supervision of court, 533.220

Division of water by State Engineer, 533.230

Enforcement of order or decision of State Engineer, 533.220

Exceptions to order of determination, 533.170

Experts, employment by court, 533.175

Findings of fact, 533.170

Maps, plats and surveys

Admissibility in evidence, 533.250

Revised map to conform to court decree, court may require, 533.185

New trial, motion for, 533.205

Pleadings, 533.170

Procedure, 533.170

Reference to State Engineer for further evidence, 533.180

Service of proposed findings, decree, 533.170

Successor judge, powers, 533.195

Time for hearing, order setting, 533.165

Entry by State Engineer, 533.160

Filing of orders with district court, 533.165, 533.215

Legal effect, 533.160

Service of copies, 533.160, 533.165, 533.215

Show cause orders, petition by State Engineer, 533.220

Stay on filing of bond, 533.235

Waiver of notices by claimants or appropriators, 533.215

Petition for determination of relative rights, 533.090

Preliminary order of determination, 533.140-533.155

Proofs as to rights

Abstract of proofs, preparation and printing, 533.140

Blueprints attached to forms by claimants, 533.260

Certification of claimants' statements, 533.120

Claimant of vested water right, requirement to submit proof of claim, 533.087

Commencement of taking of proofs, 533.125, 533.215

Defective proof of appropriation or map, correction, 533.125

Failure to file, effect, 533.087

Filing, 533.087, 533.125

Form of proof of appropriation, 533.115

Forms for claimants' statements provided by State Engineer, 533.115, 533.120

Maps to accompany proofs, 533.115, 533.125

Neglect or refusal to make proofs, procedures upon, 533.125

Nonreappointment of right to use, proofs, 533.060

Notice of commencement of taking of proofs, 533.095, 533.215

Streams or stream systems

Administration of stream system by State Engineer, 533.310-533.320

Hydrographic surveys (See Hydrographic surveys, this subhead)

Investigation of flow by State Engineer, 533.100

Stream measurements, authority of State Engineer to dispense with, 533.105

Underground water, 534.100

United States Geological Survey, use of data compiled by, 533.105

Water commissioners, 533.270, 533.305

Water District Account, 533.290, 533.295, 533.320

Water districts

Advisory board, appointment and meetings, 533.300

Budgets, 533.280, 533.285

Creation by State Engineer, 533.300

Adverse possession, acquisition of prescriptive right impermissible, 533.060

Agricultural water rights, temporary conversion for certain purposes, 533.0243

Appropriation of public waters

1913, rights vested before unimpaired, 533.085

Agricultural water rights, temporary conversion for certain purposes, 533.0243

Applications for permits to appropriate, change use of or divert water

Approval, 533.365, 533.370, 533.3705, 533.372, 533.375

Colorado River, procedure, 538.171

Consumptive use of water right or proposed beneficial use of water, consideration, 533.3703

Contents, 533.335-533.345

Conveyance of application, requirements, 533.382-533.387

Conveyance of land, presumption of conveyance of application with, 111.167

Defective application, 533.355

Endorsement of approval, requirements, regulation, 533.380

Fees, 533.435

Fire-resistant vegetative cover, water to establish, 533.436

Initial quantity of water approved, limitation, action on other applications, 533.3705

Irrigation purposes, priority among applications from same basin, 533.357

Limitations, 533.330

Maps and other data to accompany applications, 533.350

Notice, contents and publication, 533.360

Outside boundaries of State, conditions, 533.520

Protests by interested persons, procedure, 533.365, 533.370

Qualified projects, expedited determination of water rights in area of, 360.992

Recording, 533.355

Rejection, 533.355, 533.370-533.375

Requirement, 533.325

Temporary changes, 533.345

Water already appropriated, definition, 533.324

Beneficial use required, 533.030

Certificates of appropriation, 533.425, 533.430

Colorado River waters, procedure, 538.171

Counties

County commissioners to be notified of application to use water in county other than that in which appropriated, 533.363

Monitoring, management and mitigation plans, participation, 533.353

Relinquishment of certain dedicated rights, 534.350

Sale or lease of water rights to public utilities, 244.279

Dams, permit requirements, 535.010

Dedication of right to appropriate water, suppliers of water, 278.5691, 533.565

Developed shortage supply or intentionally created surplus, use of certain water for, 533.030

Dissolved mineral resource exploration projects, 534B.110

Energy for export, use of water to generate, 533.372

Environmental permits, procedures, restrictions, 533.437-533.4377

Federal agency, procedure, 321.737, 328.065-328.135

Fees of State Engineer, 533.364, 533.435

Fire-resistant vegetative cover, water to establish, 472.040, 533.024, 533.436

Flood control districts, 543.410, 543.430

Geothermal exploration, 534A.040

Groundwater

Acquisition, generally, 534.080

Counties, right to appropriate water that is dedicated and relinquished, 534.350

Determinations of State Engineer, 534.110

Geothermal resources, applicability of laws, 534A.040

Irrigation purposes, priorities, 533.357

Permit required before sinking well in designated groundwater basin, 534.050

Replacement well, procedures, 534.065

Guzzlers, laws inapplicable to de minimus collection of precipitation in certain guzzlers, 533.027

Highway construction, temporary use of water, 534.050

Injunctions, 533.482

Interbasin transfers of groundwater, requirements for, 533.364, 533.370

Intercounty or interstate transfers, fees, mitigation of effects, 533.438, 533.4385

Interference unlawful, 535.090

Interstate streams, 533.524

Irrigation

Priority among applications from same basin, 533.357

State Engineer, duties concerning diversion and storage, 533.070

Irrigation districts, 539.230

Judicial review of State Engineer's orders and decisions, 533.450

Legislative declaration, 533.024

Livestock watering (See also LIVESTOCK)

Requirements, 533.500-533.504

Migratory bird refuges, acquisition of land for, 328.195

Mineral exploration, temporary use of water, 534.050

Monitoring, management and mitigation plans, development, approval, 533.353

Obstructions unlawful, 535.090

Permits

Cancellation, 533.390, 533.395, 533.410

Colorado River water, 538.171

Conveyance of land, presumption of conveyance of permit with, 111.167

Conveyance of permit, form, acknowledgment and recording, 533.382-533.387

Determinations by State Engineer, 533.070

Diversion point located outside Nevada, 533.515

Environmental permits, 533.437-533.4377

Existing rights, subject to, 533.430

Proof of beneficial status, 533.400-533.415

Statements of work progress to be filed, 533.390

Time for completion of work and application of water to beneficial use, 533.380

Use outside State, application, approval and conditions, 533.520

Precipitation, rooftop collection from single-family dwelling, applicability of appropriation laws, 533.027

Quantity limited to amount reasonably required for beneficial use, 533.070

Recreational purposes, 533.030

Rooftop of single-family dwelling, provisions inapplicable to de minimus collection of precipitation from, 533.027

Special Account for Studies Concerning Water, 533.369

Studies and inventories, 532.165, 533.364, 533.368, 533.369

Time for completion of work and application of water to beneficial use, 533.380

Underground waters, 534.050, 534.080, 534.110, 534A.040

Wildlife, access to water customarily used required, exception, 533.367

Beneficial use of water

Appropriation for, 533.030

Appurtenance to place of use, exceptions, 533.040, 533.060

Basis of right to use water, 533.035

Limit of right to use water, 533.035

Livestock watering, 533.490

Measure of right to use water, 533.035

Proof required for appropriation, 533.400, 533.405

Public use, 533.050

Quantity appropriated limited to amount reasonably required for beneficial use, 533.070

Recreational purposes, 533.030

Removal of water to alleviate hazards caused by secondary recharge, 534.025

Rotation authorized, 533.075

Forfeiture of rights, 534.090

Grants for protection and enhancement of existing rights, 534.360

Mapping of water rights statewide, program, 532.165

Sale or lease of right

By public body, procedures, 533.550, 533.560

Dedicated rights, restrictions, 533.565

Lease to political subdivision for municipal use, assessment of certain appurtenant property as open space, ch. 361A

Surveyors

Appointment, qualifications and compensation, 533.080

Certificates and examinations, 533.080

Penalty for swearing to false information, 533.420

Water Rights Technical Support Account, creation, administration, uses, 534.360

WATER SKIING (See also BOATS AND BOATING)

Prohibited acts, 488.400

Regulation, 488.570

WATER SYSTEMS

Assessments by Public Utilities Commission, 703.145, 704.033, 704.035

Certificates of public convenience and necessity, municipal utilities exempt, 704.340

Cities (See also CITIES — Water and sewer facilities)

City Bond Law, water project defined, 268.728

Delinquent charges, collection on tax roll, 268.043

Excise tax on use of water for costs of new facilities, 268.4112

Franchises, provision of services, 268.081, 268.083

Map or model of infrastructure prohibited, requests for information restricted, 268.414

Powers generally, 266.261, 266.285-266.293, 268.4102

Public utility facilities, use for treatment, transportation or exchange of water, 704.235

Committee on Public Lands, review of programs and activities, 218E.525

Computer crimes causing service disruption, penalty, 205.477, 205.492

Cooperative agreements concerning, 277.060, 277.0705-277.0755

Counties (See also COUNTIES — Water and sewer facilities)

County Bond Law, 244A.011-244A.065

Delinquent charges or repayments, collection on tax roll, 244.36605

Excise tax on use of water for costs of new facilities, 244.3661, 704.664-704.6646

Financial assistance to persons to connect to public system, 244.3651, 244.36605, 244A.0505, 244A.056, 350.2011

Franchises, provision of services, 244.187, 244.188

Map or model of infrastructure prohibited, requests for information restricted, 244.19455

Powers, generally, 244.3655, 244.366

Public utility facilities, use for treatment, transportation or exchange of water, 704.235

Disaster Relief Account, grants and loans to state and local agencies, 353.2705-353.2771

Ditches (See DITCHES)

Drones, operation near certain facilities, prohibited acts, penalty, 493.109

Emergency response plans and vulnerability assessments of utilities, preparation and maintenance, 239C.270

Eminent domain powers, 533.050

Federal Government, contracts with municipalities to undertake project, 267.450-267.530

Federal loans or grants, acceptance authorized, 268.450

Financing of water projects, 349.935-349.961

Flood damage, loan to political subdivision for repairs, 543.150

Fluoridation of water, 445A.015-445A.055

Impact fees for water projects, ch. 278B

Impure water, furnishing for public use unlawful, 445A.015

Lake Tahoe watershed, construction permit required, 445A.170

Local improvements, ch. 271

Manufactured home parks, reports and tests regarding water quality, 118B.077

Map or model of infrastructure by local governmental entities prohibited, requests for information restricted, 244.19455, 268.414, 277A.265

Marlette Lake (See MARLETTE LAKE WATER SYSTEM)

Nevada State Infrastructure Bank, financing of utility infrastructure, 408.55048-408.55088

Nonprofit associations or cooperative corporations, grants for capital improvements, 349.980-349.987

Plans for conservation of water, 540.121-540.151, 704.662-704.6624

Public utilities (See WATER COMPANIES)

Public water systems

Acquisition or expansion of utilities by local governments, 360.800-360.840

Capital improvements, grants, 349.980-349.987

Counties, sale or lease of water rights to public utilities, 244.279

Credits for addition of new customers to system, 534.350

Mandatory connection to public system

Domestic wells, grants to cover costs, 349.981

Users of certain water systems, 244.3655, 268.4102

Safe Drinking Water Act, financial assistance, 349.980-349.987, 445A.200-445A.295

Water pollution (See WATER POLLUTION)

Southern Nevada Water System, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 475-486

Tax for infrastructure, ch. 377B

Tax increment areas, ch. 278C

Tourism improvement districts, ch. 271A

Town water systems (See TOWNS)

Water meters (See WATER METERS)

WATER TREATMENT WORKS (See WATER POLLUTION — Nevada Water Pollution Control Law)

WATERCRAFT (For specific provisions, see BOATS AND BOATING)

Generally, ch. 488

WATERFOWL (See also BIRDS)

Federal migratory bird hunting stamps, requirement, 503.135

Hunting and fishing licenses and permits, deposit and use of percentage of fees for waterfowl projects, 502.310, 502.322

Live wildlife, unlawful to possess without license, 504.295

Waterholes, unlawful to camp in manner denying waterfowl access, 503.660

Wildlife refuges, federal acquisition of land for, 328.195

WATERPOWER

Appropriation of public water, approval or rejection of application to use water to generate energy for export, 533.372

Building design and construction, allowances for renewable energy sources, 701.220

Colorado River Commission (See COLORADO RIVER COMMISSION OF NEVADA)

Construction codes and energy codes, adoption and enforcement, 278.581

Eminent domain, water for generation and transmission of electricity, 37.010

Master plans, contents of conservation plan, 278.160

Net metering systems, 701.240, 701.380, 704.766-704.776

Nevada Clean Energy Fund, 701B.930-701B.995

Office of Energy, creation, powers and duties, 701.150-701.180

Optional pricing program for electricity generated from renewable energy, 704.736, 704.738

Portfolio standard for provider of electric service, 704.7801-704.7828

Renewable energy generally (See RENEWABLE ENERGY)

State energy plan, 701.190, 701.200

State policy on energy, 701.010

Tax exemption or abatement

Qualified systems for heating, cooling or providing electricity to buildings, 701A.200

Renewable energy facilities, 701A.300-701A.390

Water conservancy districts, generation and distribution of electricity, 541.140, 541.300

Waterpower Energy Systems Demonstration Program

Administration, duty of utility, 701B.830

Annual plans, 701B.005, 701B.850

Applications to participate, 701B.007

Capacity goals and incentives, establishment, 701B.840

Categories of participation, 701B.820

Certification of compliance, 701B.865

Construction of waterpower energy system, authorization, 701B.865

Costs, recovery by utility, 701B.860

Creation, 701B.820

Definitions, 701B.003, 701B.710-701B.810

Incentive

Amount, determination, 701B.865

Claim form and supporting information, submission, 701B.865

Eligibility, 701B.880

Forfeiture, 701B.865

Net metering, participation, 701B.880

Participation, eligibility for, 701B.820

Performance-based incentives, 701B.005

Portfolio energy credits, issuance, 701B.870

Regulations, 701B.820, 701B.840, 701B.865

Selection and notification of participants, 701B.865

Withdrawal of participant, 701B.865

WEAPONS

Additional penalty when used in commission of crime, 193.165, 193.169

Armed associations, Governor's permission required, exceptions, 203.080

Arrest, taking weapons from arrested person, 171.146

Assault with deadly weapon, penalty, 200.471

Battery with deadly weapon, penalty, 200.481

Billy clubs, blackjacks or brass knuckles

Manufacture, sale or possession prohibited, 202.350

Prisoners, possession or control prohibited, 212.185

School property, possession, penalties, 202.265

Burglary, penalty for possession or gaining possession of deadly weapon, 205.060

Child care facilities, possession of certain weapons restricted, 202.265

Concealed weapons

Carrying without permit unlawful, exceptions, 202.350

Domestic violence, carrying without permit may constitute act of, 33.018

Firearms, permits for, 202.3653-202.369

Confiscation and disposition by law enforcement agencies, 202.340

Criminal suspects, stopping and searching, 171.1232

Deadly missiles, throwing unlawful, 202.280, 202.290

Deadly weapon defined, 193.165

Drawing weapon in threatening manner, 202.320

Drones, prohibited acts, penalties, 493.106

Duel resulting in death, penalty, 200.410

Escape by use of deadly weapon, 62B.400, 212.090, 212.100

Evidence in court, viewing and photographing, S.C.R. Part XI

Felony, search of person charged with felony, 179.065

Fight involving use of deadly weapon, penalty, 200.450

Firearms (See FIREARMS)

Forfeiture of property used in commission of certain crimes, 179.121

High-risk behavior, acts which constitute, protection orders against, 33.550-33.670

Hoax substances, unlawful acts, penalty, 202.4432, 202.449

Importation of certain weapons unlawful, 202.350

Invasion of the home, penalty for possession or gaining possession of weapon, 205.067

Juvenile detention facilities, escape with use of deadly weapon, 62B.400

Knives (See KNIVES)

Lethal agents, toxins and delivery systems, use as weapon prohibited, 202.446

Mace, 202.375, 202.380

Manufacture of certain weapons unlawful, 202.350

Mass destruction (See WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION)

Metal knuckles (See Billy clubs, blackjacks or brass knuckles, this heading)

Natural substances used for defense, 202.370

Nevada System of Higher Education, possession of dangerous weapons on property or in vehicle prohibited, exceptions, 202.265, 202.3673, 396.110

Nunchaku (See NUNCHAKU)

Peace officers, authority to possess or carry concealed or dangerous weapons, 202.350

Peeping Toms, prohibited acts, penalty, 200.603

Possessing or lending dangerous weapons unlawful, 202.350

Prisoners

Furnishing weapon or facsimile to unlawful, 212.160

Possession of dangerous weapon prohibited, 212.185

Rescuing prisoner with use of dangerous weapon, penalty, 199.100

Probation

Disposal of weapons as condition of probation, 176A.400

Prohibited when deadly weapon used in commission of crime, 193.165

Seizure, custody, use and sale by probation officers, 213.10985

Racketeering, crimes related to, 207.360

Registration of persons convicted of crimes related to deadly weapons, ch. 179C

Rescue of prisoner, punishment for using deadly weapon, 199.100

Resisting officer, punishment for using deadly weapon, 199.280

Right to keep and bear arms, Art. 1 11

Sand-club or sandbag

Manufacture, sale or possession prohibited, 202.350

Prisoners, possession or control prohibited, 212.185

School property, possession, penalties, 202.265

School property or school vehicle

Challenge schools, grounds for removal of pupil, procedure, 388D.355

Charter schools, removal of pupil, grounds, procedure, 388A.495

Criminal penalties for possession while on school property, 202.265, 393.410

Expulsion of pupil, grounds, 392.466

Forfeiture of property used in commission of certain crime, 179.121

Loitering or trespassing on school property with dangerous weapon, penalty, 393.410

Nuisance on school property with dangerous weapon, penalty, 393.410

Simulating dangerous weapon or wearing certain clothing or accessories, discipline restricted, 392.4634

University schools for profoundly gifted pupils, removal of pupil, grounds, procedure, 388C.150

Selling or giving away dangerous weapons unlawful, 202.350

Slungshot

Manufacture, sale or possession prohibited, 202.350

Prisoners, possession or control prohibited, 212.185

School property, possession, penalties, 202.265

Small weapons containing CS tear gas used for defense, 202.375, 202.380

Spring gun or other deadly weapon, setting, 202.255

Stun guns, authorized and prohibited acts, penalties, 202.357

Switchblade knives (See KNIVES)

Swords

Fraternal orders, wearing of swords authorized, 203.080

Use in fighting duel resulting in death, penalty, 200.410

Tear gas bombs (See TEAR GAS BOMBS)

Throwing stars (See TREFOILS)

Tracer or incendiary ammunition, discharge in certain areas unlawful, 476.070

Trefoils (See TREFOILS)

WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION (See also TERRORISM)

Definitions, 202.441-202.4445

Dentists, dental hygienists and dental therapists, response training, 631.342

Development or possession prohibited, penalty, 202.446

Emergency medical technicians, response training, 450B.180

Forfeiture of property used in commission of crime, 179.121

Hoax substances, unlawful acts, penalty, 202.4432, 202.449

Nurses, response training, 632.343

Physicians and physician assistants, response training, 630.253

Racketeering, crimes related to, 207.360

Threats or false information concerning, 202.448

WEATHER MODIFICATION

Advisory committees, establishment, 544.080

Clouding seeding, generally, ch. 544

Compacts with other states, 544.080

Construction of laws, 544.230

Cooperative agreements, 244.190, 544.080

Definitions, 544.020, 544.070

Gifts or grants, authority to accept, 353.335-353.339, 544.110

Hearings, 544.080, 544.100

Licenses

Application, 544.132, 544.136

Child support obligations, effect, 544.132, 544.134

Criminal history disqualification, petitions to determine, fee, 544.147

Debt owed state agency, effect, 353C.1965, 544.145

Exemptions, 544.130

Fees, 544.140

Internet publication of requirements and list of disqualifying crimes, 544.147

Issuance, 544.132, 544.140

Qualifications, 544.140

Renewal, 353C.1965, 544.132, 544.140, 544.145

Requirement, 544.120

Suspension or revocation, 544.100, 544.134, 544.200, 544.220

Notice of intention, 544.160-544.180

Permits

Conditions for issuance, 544.150

Criminal history disqualification, petitions to determine, fee, 544.147

Exemptions, 544.130

Fees, 544.200

Internet publication of requirements and list of disqualifying crimes, 544.147

Modification, 544.160, 544.220

Proof of financial responsibility, 544.150, 544.190

Requirement, 544.120

Separate permit required for each operation, 544.160

Suspension or revocation, 544.220

Records and reports required of licensees, 544.210

Regulations and orders, 544.080, 544.130, 544.140, 544.150, 544.240

Research programs

Agreements between counties and State, 544.050

County financial participation, 544.040

Desert Research Institute, utilization of facilities, 544.060

Promotion, 544.090

Standards for research, 544.080

State Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, authority, 544.030

WEDDING CHAPELS (See MARRIAGE)

WEED CONTROL DISTRICTS (For general provisions, see DISTRICTS)

Action of county commissioners or board of directors, review, 555.208

Assessments of real property in district, reconsideration, 555.215

Board of directors, 555.205-555.208

Boundaries, procedure to change, 555.217

Civil penalty for violations, 555.220

Creation, procedure, 555.203

Legislative declaration, 555.202

Liens, 555.210, 555.215

Loans, 555.215

Medium-term obligations, 555.215

Pesticides, regulation of application, 555.273, 555.2771-555.2775

Regulations, 555.209

Special District Control Law, applicability, 308.020

Weed control officer, 555.207, 555.210

WEED KILLERS (See generally PESTICIDES)

WEEDS

Account for the Control of Weeds

Creation, administration, 555.035

Sources, fines for violations

Agricultural products and seeds, 587.900

Animal remedies, veterinary biologics and pharmaceuticals, 577.200

Bees and apiaries, 552.095

Commercial feed, 587.895

Commercial fertilizers and feed, 588.350

Diseases in animals, control and eradication, 571.250

Livestock and farm product dealers, brokers, merchants, buyers and agents, 576.150

Livestock sales, 573.190

Meat, fish, produce, poultry and eggs, 583.700

Nevada Antifreeze Act, 590.450

Pesticides, 586.965

Quarantine of agricultural commodities, 554.235

Rodent control districts, 555.570

Weights and measures, 581.417

Agricultural commodities exposed to or infested with weed seeds, quarantine, 554.020

Clearance of brush and other vegetation around structure, 472.041

Definition, 586.220

Noxious weeds

Agricultural field agents and inspectors, peace officer powers, 289.290

Agriculture, State Department of

Agricultural products, program to certify as being free from noxious weeds, 555.010

Director, authority to investigate and control, 555.010

Inspections, notices, 555.100

Laboratories, establishment, use of fees, 561.305, 561.355

Nuisance abatement, 555.110

Civil penalties for violations, 555.201

Definition, 555.005, 587.042

Designation, 555.130

Funds, use, 555.140

General improvement districts, powers, 318.116

Plant Industry Program, funding and expenditures, 375.026, 561.355

Program for the Control of Pests and Plant Diseases, 561.375

Property owners, costs of control constitutes lien, 555.180

Public domain, removal from, reimbursement by Federal Government, 555.200

State Quarantine Officer, powers and duties, 555.130- 555.201

Nuisance abatement, 244.3605, 244.3607, 268.019, 268.4122

Quarantine of agricultural commodities, ch. 554

School districts, integrated pest management, 386.422-386.428

Weed control districts (See WEED CONTROL DISTRICTS)

Weed seeds

Commercial feed, adulteration, 587.889

Definitions, 587.042, 587.073

Penalty for violations, 587.123

Regulations, 587.083

Screening containing weed seeds, prohibited acts, 587.055, 587.119

WEEK OF RESPECT

Proclamation, 236.073

Pupils, receipt of information during, 388.1395

WEIGHMASTERS, PUBLIC (For specific provisions, see PUBLIC WEIGHMASTERS)

Generally, ch. 582

WEIGHTS AND MEASURES

Administrative appeal of civil penalty, 581.417

Advertising commodities packaged with retail price stated, 581.315

Agricultural field agents and inspectors, peace officer powers, 289.290

Deceptive or unfair dealing, prevention, 581.065

Definitions, 581.001-581.022

Devices for weighing or measuring

Approval of types and designs, 581.050

Calibration and certification facilities, availability, 581.065

Commercial services, assurance of suitability and accuracy, 581.065, 581.067

Inspections and tests, 581.067, 581.075

License fees, 581.075

Presumption that device regularly used for business purposes, 581.395

Prohibited acts, penalties, 581.415-581.445

Standards, regulations, 581.050, 581.067

Entry into commercial premises for enforcement purposes, 581.057

Equity between buyers and sellers, promotion, 581.065

Exemptions from laws and regulations, 581.067

Fees generally, deposits and expenditures, 561.412

Fertilizers or agricultural minerals, penalty for short weight, 588.290

Governmental employees, training, 581.067

Injunctions, 581.059

Inspections

Commercial motor vehicles, 581.057

Hindering or obstructing inspection prohibited, penalties, 581.415, 581.445

Weights and measures, 581.067

Investigations, 581.067

Livestock auction scales, inspection and testing, 573.150

Milk and cream, 581.320, 584.255, 584.260, 584.280

Official standards of weights and measures, safekeeping and maintenance, 561.305

Packaging, requirements and exemptions, 581.304-581.320

Point-of-sale systems or cash registers

Accuracy of prices, systems and registers, random tests to determine, adoption of standards, 581.067

Penalties for noncompliance with laws, regulation, 581.067

Prices, determination of accuracy, 581.067

Public weighmasters, ch. 582

Registration of persons repairing or adjusting devices

Child support obligations, effect, 581.1032, 581.1034

Criminal history disqualification, petitions to determine, fee, 581.1033

Debt owed state agency, effect, 353C.1965, 581.1036

Fees for issuance of certificates, 581.075

Internet publication of requirements and list of disqualifying crimes, 581.1033

Issuance of certificates, regulations, 581.050

Renewal, 581.1032, 581.1036

Requirement, 581.103

Standards for equipment used to repair or adjust devices, 581.050

Restraining orders, 581.059

Sales of commodities and services by weight, measure or count

Bulk sales and deliveries, requirements regarding delivery tickets, 581.385

Misrepresentation of quantity or price prohibited, 581.375, 581.377

Presumption that weight or measure, or weighing or measuring device regularly used for business purposes, 581.395

Price and quantity comparisons, provision of information necessary to make, 581.365

Quantity of commodities, standards for determining, 581.365

Seizure of incorrect or unapproved weight, measure, package or commodity, 581.057, 581.067

State Sealer (See CONSUMER EQUITABILITY, STATE SEALER OF)

Stop-use, hold and removal orders, 581.057

Terms and units of weights and measures, regulations, 581.067

Uniformity of laws, promotion, 581.065

Violations

Civil penalties, use of money, 581.067, 581.415, 581.417

Criminal penalties, 581.445

Water, standards of measurement, 533.065

WELFARE (See PUBLIC ASSISTANCE)

WELFARE AND SUPPORTIVE SERVICES, DIVISION OF (See HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF)

WELL DRILLERS (See also WELLS)

Advisory Board, 232B.220-232B.250, 534.140, 534.150

Continuing education, 534.140

Definition, 534.017

Dissolved mineral resource exploration wells, requirements, 534B.080

Examination, 534.150

Licenses

Applications, 534.140, 534.146

Criminal history disqualification, petitions to determine, fee, 534.1405

Debt owed state agency, effect, 353C.1965, 534.141

Denial or refusal to renew, child support violations grounds for, 534.142

Examination, 534.150

Expiration, 534.140

Fees, 534.140

Form, 534.140

Internet publication of requirements and list of disqualifying crimes, 534.1405

Nontransferability, 534.140

Renewal, 353C.1965, 534.140-534.142

Requirement, 534.160

Revocation, 534.160

Suspension, 534.144

Logs, 534.170

Penalty for allowing unlicensed person to drill, 534.160

WELLNESS PROGRAMS

Lawyer wellness programs, S.C.R. 106.5

Major hospitals, sponsorship, 439B.280

Maternal and child health (See generally HEALTH, MATERNAL AND CHILD)

State Program for Wellness and the Prevention of Chronic Disease, 439.514-439.525

WELLNESS SERVICES

Definition, regulation, 629.580

WELLS

Abandonment of rights, 533.060, 534.090

Adjacent wells, effect of certain wells on, reports to State Engineer, 534.110

Appliances required, 534.060

Artesian wells

Carey Act lands, construction on, 324.120-324.290

Definition, 534.012

Inspections, 534.130

Waste of water unlawful, 534.0165, 534.070, 534.190

Casings, 534.060

Contractors, violation of health and safety laws grounds for disciplinary action, 624.3011

Defective wells, repair, 534.060

Dissolved mineral resources, exploration wells and boreholes, ch. 534B

Domestic wells

Abandonment and plugging, 534.125

Accessory dwelling units, regulation of wells for, 534.180

Applicability of underground water law, 534.180

Appropriation of public water (See also WATER)

Critical management areas, restrictions on withdrawal of water, 534.110

Draught not exceeding 2 acre-feet per year, date of priority of use, 534.080

Protest of application by successor in interest, 533.370

Temporary appropriation permits, 534.120, 534.125

Water meters, installation, 534.193

Depth limitations, 534.120

Domestic use and domestic purposes defined, 534.013

Grants for costs of mandatory connection to municipal water system, 349.981

Legislative declaration, 533.024

Parcels served by domestic well, requisites for approval of certain maps, 534.120

Plugging, 534.180, 534.350

Public water systems, credits for addition of customers voluntarily ceasing to use wells, 534.350

Repairs, regulation, 534.120, 534.125

Restrictions on drilling, 534.120

Restrictions on withdrawals, limitations, 534.110

Waiver of certain requirements for domestic wells, 534.185

Withdrawals, restrictions to conform to priority rights, requirements, 534.110

Drilling

Critical management areas, restrictions on drilling of wells, 534.110

Regulation, 534.0175, 534.110, 534.120, 534.140

State Engineer's fees, 533.435

Fence or other safeguard required around excavation, hole or shaft, 455.010, 455.020

Forfeiture of rights, 534.090

Geothermal wells, 534A.040, 534A.060-534A.080

Hydraulic fracturing, assessment and disclosure program, 522.119

Injection of fluid through well, regulation, 445A.400, 445A.465-445A.515

Injunctions, 534.195

Inspection, 534.130

Livestock

Drought, temporary permit to appropriate groundwater during, 533.504

Herding near well belonging to another unlawful, 568.340

Oil and gas wells (See OIL AND GAS)

Permit to appropriate underground water required, exception, 534.050, 534.110

Plugging

Domestic wells, required plugging, exception, 534.180, 534.350

Use of well to monitor groundwater in lieu of plugging well, 534.060

Waiver of requirement, 534.060

Well drilled by unlicensed person, 534.160

Poisoning wells unlawful, 202.170

Pollution, Lake Tahoe watershed area, 445A.175

Repairs ordered by State Engineer, 534.060

Replacement well to divert water already appropriated, procedures, 534.065

Restrictions on drilling, 534.110

Sealing of defective wells by State Engineer, 534.060

Use without appropriation permit, when unlawful, 534.080

Waste of water unlawful, 534.070, 534.190

Well drillers (See WELL DRILLERS)

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

City charter, City Charters Volume

WESTERN GOVERNORS UNIVERSITY NEVADA

Chancellor, member of Competency-Based Education Network, 389.220

WESTERN INTERSTATE COMMISSION FOR HIGHER EDUCATION (See WESTERN REGIONAL EDUCATION COMPACT)

WESTERN INTERSTATE NUCLEAR COMPACT

Generally, 459.001-459.005

WESTERN NEVADA REGIONAL YOUTH FACILITY (See JUVENILE DETENTION OR TREATMENT AND REHABILITATION FACILITIES — Regional facilities for treatment and rehabilitation)

WESTERN REGIONAL EDUCATION COMPACT

Compact Account, creation and use, 397.050

Contracts with institution or state outside region authorized, 397.055

Declaration of state policy, 397.040

Distance education, reciprocity agreements, 397.060

Effective date, 397.020 (Art. 10)

Execution, 397.010, 397.080

Member states, 397.020 (Art. 1)

Office of the Western Regional Education Compact

Budget, 223.700

Creation, 223.700

Director, appointment, classification, 223.700

Employees, 223.085, 223.700

Nevada State Commissioners

Account for Administrative Expenses, administration, 397.062

Delegation of powers, 397.030, 397.064, 397.0655, 397.067

Loan and Stipend Fund, administration, 353.357, 397.063, 397.064

Number, qualifications, terms, removal, 232A.020, 232A.030, 397.030

Programs administered by Nevada Office and Regional Office, duties, 397.060

Regulatory authority, 397.030, 397.0645

Participants

Choice and certification of applicants, 397.060

Practice of profession in Nevada

Condition to receipt of support fees, 397.0617

Period of required practice

Credit for partial completion of period, 397.0645

Reduction of period, 397.0685

Repayment of support fees, requirements following, 397.0645-397.0653

Support fees

Condition to receipt, effect of compliance and noncompliance with conditions, 397.0617

Credit on loan for providing free professional services, 397.0695

Financial support to be provided in form of support fee, 397.0615

Forgiveness of portion of support fee designated as stipend, 397.0617

Insurance as security for support fee, 397.066

Recipients, penalties for failure to comply with regulations, 397.068

Repayment

Extension of period for repayment, 397.069

Immediate repayment of loan, conditions for requiring, 397.067

Joint liability, 397.066

Negotiation of terms of repayment, 397.0655

Percentage of fee to be repaid, 397.0615

Practice of profession in Nevada for determined period, effect, reduction of period, 397.0645-397.0653, 397.0685

Terms of loans, 397.063, 397.064

Pledge of cooperation, 397.020 (Art. 2)

Purchase of additional contract places, use of grant money, 397.0557

Purposes, 397.020 (Art. 1)

State officers and agencies, assistance in carrying out Compact, 397.040

Suspension and reinstatement of member state, 397.020 (Art. 12)

Termination, 397.020 (Art. 11), 397.020 (Art. 12)

Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

Accounts and audits, 397.020 (Art. 7), 397.070

Administrative Expenses, Account for, 397.062

Apportionment of costs, 397.020 (Art. 9)

Assistance of state agencies, 397.040

Audits by Legislative Auditor, 232B.235

Budget, 397.020 (Art. 7)

Bylaws, 397.020 (Art. 7)

Commissioners, ch. 232A, 397.020 (Art. 4)

Contractual powers, 397.020 (Art. 8)

Creation, 397.020 (Art. 3)

Director, authority to negotiate terms of repayment of support fees, 397.0655

Duties, 397.020 (Art. 6-Art. 8)

Employees, 397.020 (Art. 6)

Expenses, 397.020 (Art. 6)

Grants, authority to apply for and accept, use of grant money, 397.0557

Legislative recommendations, 397.020 (Art. 8), 397.070

Loan and Stipend Fund, 353.357, 397.063, 397.064

Meetings, 397.020 (Art. 7)

Office, 397.020 (Art. 7)

Officers, 397.020 (Art. 6)

Quorum, 397.020 (Art. 5)

Reports, 397.020 (Art. 7), 397.070

Rules and regulations, 397.020 (Art. 7)

Seal, 397.020 (Art. 7)

Sue and be sued, capacity to, 397.020 (Art. 3)

Sunset Subcommittee, review of Commission, 232B.220-232B.250

Temporary advances from State General Fund, 353.357

Vacancies, 232A.020

Withdrawal, notice, 397.010, 397.020 (Art. 11)

WESTERN REGIONAL WATER COMMISSION

Generally, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 499-516

WETLANDS (For general provisions relating to water, see WATER)

Conservation districts, restoration and repair projects, 548.355

Ecosystems, duties of Division of Natural Heritage, 232.1369

License plates supporting wetlands conservation, use of proceeds, 482.379185

Wetlands mitigation bank, establishment, use and operation, 244.388

WHEEL OF FORTUNE (See also generally GAMING)

Defined as gambling game, 463.0152

WHEELCHAIRS

Execution, equipment prescribed by physician exempt from, 21.090

Express warranties required for sale or lease of assistive devices, 597.264-597.2667

Lift mechanics, certification and regulation, 353C.1965, ch. 455C

Motorized conveyances

Traffic control, defined as pedestrian for purposes of laws, 484A.165

Vehicle registration requirements, exemption, 482.210

Sales and use tax exemptions, Art. 10 3B, 360B.456, 372.282, 374.2865

Side-loading wheelchair lifts, designation of parking spaces and restrictions on use, 484B.467

WHISKEY (See INTOXICATING LIQUORS)

WHISTLEBLOWERS

Breast milk expression, duty of public employers to provide accommodations, retaliation for certain actions by employees, 281.755

Developmental disabilities, persons with, retaliation for reports of violations, 435.615

False claims for money, property or services made to governmental entity, discharge for disclosure, remedies, 357.250

Good faith communications to public officer or employee, immunities and defense in actions, 41.635-41.670

Health network plans, retaliation against participating health care provider for reporting act or practice by health carrier that jeopardizes health or welfare of covered person prohibited, 687B.800

Homeopathic physicians, disciplinary actions prohibited, 630A.540

Intellectual disabilities, persons with, retaliation for reports of violations, 435.615

Landlords, retaliation against tenants for reporting certain code violations to governmental agency, 118A.510

Medical facilities, retaliation for certain reports or for refusal to perform certain services, 449.205-449.208

Mental health facilities, retaliation for reports of violations, 433.536

Occupational health or safety complaint, discharge of employee prohibited, 618.445

Osteopathic physicians, retaliation against employees for reports of sentinel events prohibited, civil action, 633.750, 633.755

Peace officers

Improper governmental act, reports concerning, 289.110

Racial profiling, disclosure of information concerning, 289.820

Physicians

Disciplinary action for certain disclosures to governmental entity prohibited, 630.364

Retaliation against employees for reports of sentinel events prohibited, civil action, 630.415, 630.417

Psychiatric hospitals or units, retaliation for reporting use of restraints or aversive intervention, 449A.260

Public officers and employees, disclosure of improper governmental action, 281.611-281.671

Schools, retaliation for reporting use of restraints or aversive intervention, 388.511, 394.377

WHITE PINE COUNTY (For general provisions, see COUNTIES)

Acquisition of state lands by United States, State's consent given, 328.330-328.380

Boundaries, 243.070, 243.365-243.380

County seat, 243.385

Creation, 243.365

District Attorney ex officio Public Administrator, 253.010, 253.050

Judicial district, number and designation, 3.010, 3.017

Legislative districts, apportionment, 218B.390, 218B.770

Nevada Coordinate System, included in east zone, 327.010

Officers' salaries, 245.043

WHOOPING COUGH (See also COMMUNICABLE DISEASES)

Immunizations, 392.435, 394.192, 432A.230

WHOREHOUSES (See PROSTITUTION)

WIDOWS AND WIDOWERS (See MARRIED PERSONS — Surviving spouses)

WIGS

Barbering, practice of barbering includes work on hairpieces, 643.010

Cosmetics, materials used on hairpieces, 585.060

Sale, setting or styling, 644A.920

WILD HORSE STATE RECREATION AREA (See generally STATE PARKS)

WILD HORSES (See also HORSES; WILDLIFE)

Removal from private property, 244.387

Unlawful acts, 504.490

WILD TURKEYS (See also BIRDS)

Tags, bids for or award through auction or Silver State Tag Drawing, 502.250

WILDFLOWERS (See FLORA)

WILDLIFE

Agricultural water rights, temporary conversion for certain purposes, 533.0243

Agriculture, State Department of, appointee to manage Department activities, 561.218

Aircraft, unlawful use, 501.376, 503.005, 503.010

Alternative livestock

Carcasses, restrictions on bringing into State or possessing, destruction or removal, 501.3845

Definition, 501.003

Hunting unlawful, 503.242

Prevention and mitigation of damage caused by nonactive game mammals, applicability of laws, 504.185

Regulations and permits, 576.129

Running at large, recapture and impoundment, 504.245, 576.131

Unlawful acts, 503.242, 576.129

Antlers

Diseased animal killed by hunter, retention or disposition of antlers, 502.215

Taking of shed antlers, regulations, 503.655

Aquatic invasive species laws (See BOATS AND BOATING)

Bears (See also Big game mammals, this heading)

Fighting, instigating or attending fights unlawful, 574.070-574.090

Beavers

Excess or depredating beavers, removal, 503.470, 503.540, 535.060

Sale of live beaver by Department of Wildlife, 503.575

Big game mammals

Carcasses, restrictions on bringing into State or possessing, destruction or removal, 501.3845

Feeding intentionally, penalties, exceptions, 501.382

Killing or possessing unlawfully

Civil penalties, 62E.685, 501.3855

Criminal penalties, 501.376

Forfeitures, 501.3857

License, suspension or revocation, 62E.685, 501.1816, 501.388

Biological samples obtained on private property, consent requirements, 501.385

Birds (See BIRDS)

Bobcats, permits authorizing killing or nonlethal control by aircraft, 503.005

Classification, 501.110

Collection of live wild animals, permit fee, 502.240

Collection of wildlife for scientific or educational purposes, 503.650

Commercial taking of unprotected wildlife, 503.380

Communicable diseases in wildlife, reports, 501.352

Control of wildlife

Beavers, removal, 503.470, 503.540, 535.060

Elk or nonnative game mammals, 504.155-504.185

Fur-bearing mammals doing damage, 503.470

Issuance of game tags for resale as compensation for damage to property, 502.145

Otters, removal, 503.470, 503.540

Prevention or alleviation of damage caused by wildlife generally, 503.595

Cooperative agreements with adjoining states, 501.182, 501.351

Coyotes

Destruction by spring gun or coyote getter, 202.255

Permits authorizing killing or nonlethal control from aircraft, 503.005

Criminal forfeitures, use of proceeds to enforce laws, 179.1187

Culturing facilities, license fees, 502.240

Definitions, 501.003-501.097

Desert Bighorn Sheep designated state animal, 235.070

Dogs (See also DOGS)

Killing certain wildlife to protect pets, 501.376

Molesting or killing wildlife, unlawful to permit, 503.631, 503.636

Dredging operations, permits and unlawful acts, 503.425

Drones, unlawful killing through use of, forfeitures, 501.376, 501.3857, 503.010

Elk, prevention and mitigation of damage caused by nonnative animals, 504.155-504.185

Endangered species (See Protection of wildlife, this heading)

Escape or unauthorized release, duty and liability of owner or possessor, 504.245

Evidentiary effect of possession of dead wildlife, 503.030

Federal aid

Fish restoration and management projects, 501.117

Wildlife restoration projects, 501.115

Feral livestock (See ESTRAYS AND FERAL LIVESTOCK)

Fishing (See FISH AND FISHING)

Foreign country or state, possession in Nevada of wildlife unlawfully acquired, prohibition, 501.384

Game wardens (See GAME WARDENS)

Guides (See GUIDES)

Habitat, preservation and protection

Board of Wildlife Commissioners, regulations, 501.105

Dream Tags, use of proceeds, 502.219

Eminent domain, 37.039

Game tag processing fee, use of proceeds, 502.253

License and permit fees, use of percentage of proceeds for support, 502.242, 502.296

Harassment of wildlife, prohibited acts, 503.010

Human food (See also generally SLAUGHTERHOUSES)

Unsound, diseased or unwholesome game sold for prohibited, forfeitures for violations, civil penalties, 583.010, 583.700

Hunting (See HUNTING)

Importation or exportation of wildlife, 501.379, 502.240

Introduction into State, approval, 503.597

Killing or possessing unlawfully, civil penalties, 62E.685, 501.3855

Live wildlife, possession without valid license, 504.295

Management areas (See WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREAS)

Master plans, contents of conservation plan, 278.160

Natural resource, wildlife defined as, 501.100

Pets, killing certain wildlife to protect pets, 501.376

Private collections, 503.590

Protection of wildlife

Bald eagle and golden eagle, 503.582, 503.610

Dream Tags, use of proceeds, 502.219

Endangered species

Animal parts or by-products, prohibited acts, penalties, exceptions, 597.905

Clark County, impact fee, 244.386, 268.4413, 268.4415

Development projects, suspension of time limitations following certain federal actions, 278.350, 278.4983, 278B.260

Esmeralda, Lincoln and Nye County, programs, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 111-112

General improvement districts, powers, 318.116, 318.1177

Protection and propagation generally, 503.584-503.589

Habitat (See Habitat, preservation and protection, this heading)

Migratory birds, 503.620

Quarantine of agricultural commodities, ch. 554

Rabies

Ordinances for control, 244.358, 268.427, 269.227

Regulations by State Board of Health, 441A.410

Removal from State, approval, 503.597

Restoration projects, acceptance of federal aid, 501.115, 501.117

Rewards for information concerning violations, 501.395

Sale of protected species unlawful, 501.379

Seizure of wildlife taken unlawfully, 501.375

Shipping of wildlife for scientific or educational purposes, 503.650

Take, term defined, 501.088

Taking of wildlife by Department of Wildlife employees, authorized activities, 501.3525

Transmitting devices, unlawful use, 503.010

Trapping (See TRAPS AND TRAPPING)

Unlawful acts, generally

Citation or arrest, 501.386-501.3867

Criminal penalties, 501.385

Evidence identification tags, unlawful to remove, tamper with or alter, 501.377

Waste of fish and game, 501.388, 503.050

Water

Appropriation of public water

Access for wildlife, requirement, 533.367

Agricultural water rights, temporary conversion for certain purposes, 533.0243

Guzzlers, provisions inapplicable to de minimus collection of precipitation in certain guzzlers, 533.027

Permit to appropriate or change point of diversion or place of use, 533.435

Camping in manner denying animals access to waterholes unlawful, 503.660

Deposit of substances deleterious to wildlife unlawful, 503.430

Guzzlers

Appropriation laws inapplicable to de minimus collection of precipitation in certain guzzlers, 533.027

Posting of contact information, 501.121

Injurious aquatic species laws (See BOATS AND BOATING)

Permit required to maintain body of water lethal to wildlife, 502.390

Use for recreational purposes, regulations and agreements, 501.243

Wetlands (See WETLANDS)

Wildlife Violator Compact, 506.010, 506.020

WILDLIFE BIOLOGISTS

Controlled substances, possession and administration, 453.375

WILDLIFE COMMISSIONERS, BOARD OF

Antlers, taking of shed antlers, regulations, 503.655

Audits by Legislative Auditor, 232B.235

Big game mammals, authority to establish program for transfer, deferral or return of tag if extenuating circumstances apply, 502.103

Boats and boating

Aquatic invasive species, duties, 488.536

Certificates of number, duties, 488.075, 488.125

Marine sanitation devices, duties, 488.320

Mooring buoys, permits for, duties, 488.261

Pilot rules, authority, 488.540

Regulations, generally, 488.045, 488.055

State hull numbers, duties, 488.169

Use of public waters for recreational purposes, authority, 501.243

Budget

Base budgets, fundamental review, 218E.435-218E.450

Department of Wildlife's budget, preparation, 501.337

State Budget Act, 353.150-353.246

Chair

Public lands, member of Board of Review, 321.5967

Selection, term limitation, 501.171

Computers, establishment of written policy on appropriate use, 242.300

Cooperative agreements, 501.182, 501.243

Creation, 501.167

Criminal actions in which position of State vexatious, frivolous or in bad faith, award of attorney's fees and litigation expenses to prevailing party, 41.0393

Cyanide ponds, powers and duties concerning permits, 502.390

Dam construction or alteration, application filed with Board, 535.020

Deer, special incentive tags, program authorized, 502.143

Demerit points for wildlife convictions, duties, 501.1812-501.1818

Duties generally, 501.181

Elk or nonnative game mammals, special incentive tags

Establishment of program, 502.142

Limitation on reimbursement for property damage caused by elk, 504.165

Employees, 239.008, 501.179

Fur dealers, regulations, 505.010

Gifts or grants, authority to accept, 353.335-353.339

Guide service, regulation, 504.390

Internet website, duties, immunities, 237.360, 239.008, 239B.050, 239B.060

Legislative review of public agencies, ch. 232B

Management of land to protect endangered species, authority, 503.587

Marlette Lake, cooperation regarding, 331.170, Special & Local Acts Volume pp. 449-451

Meetings, quorum, ch. 241, 501.177

Members

Appointment, number, 501.167, 501.171

Compensation, 501.179

Qualifications, 232A.020, 501.171

Removal, 232A.030, 501.172

Status as civil officers, 232A.030

Vacancies, 232A.020

Native Americans, regulations affecting, duties, 502.280

Nominations for position of Director of Department of Wildlife, 501.333

Orders or regulations generally

Publication, 501.118

Violation, penalty, 501.385

Payments of money for services provided by agency, procedures, 353.146-353.148

Permanent licensing or permitting system, authority to establish, 502.030

Policies and regulations generally, 501.105, 501.181

Predatory Animal and Rodent Committee, State, membership, 567.030

Records, 237.370, ch. 239

Sagebrush Ecosystem Council, membership, 232.162

Secretary, Director of Department of Wildlife designated nonvoting Secretary, 501.337

Sovereign immunity waived, 41.0305-41.039

Sunset Subcommittee, review of Board, 232B.220-232B.250

Traps and snares, regulations, 503.570

Vice Chair

Advisory Board on Dream tags, member, 502.225

Selection, 501.171

Waters, use of public waters for recreational purposes, authority, 501.243

WILDLIFE, COUNTY ADVISORY BOARDS TO MANAGE

Budgets, 501.320

Creation and composition, 501.260

Evaluating local opinion and advising Commission, 501.297

Funds for the advisory boards, creation, sources and use, 501.310, 501.325

Industrial insurance coverage, 616A.180

Meetings of boards, ch. 241, 501.290

Meetings of Commission, attendance, 501.303

Members

Appointment of members, 501.265, 501.275

Commission, nomination of members, 501.171

Compensation, 501.285

Number of members, 501.260

Qualifications, 501.270

Removal of members, 501.293

Terms of members, 501.275

Vacancies, 501.265

Officers, 501.260

Recommendations to Commission, duties, 501.105, 501.181, 501.303

Records, ch. 239

Sovereign immunity waived, 41.0305-41.039

WILDLIFE, DEPARTMENT OF

Administration of laws, 501.331

Aquatic agriculture, conferences concerning, 561.301

Biological samples or data

Collection on private property without consent of property owner prohibited, 501.385

Obstructing officer or employee in obtaining, penalty, 501.385

Boats and boating, duties, ch. 488, 501.243, 501.331

Budget

Base budgets, fundamental review, 218E.435-218E.450

Preparation by Board of Wildlife Commissioners, 501.337

State Budget Act, 353.150-353.246

Wildlife Trust Fund, inclusion of statement, 501.3585

Child support enforcement, duties

Submission of certain information to Division of Welfare and Supportive Services, 488.078, 502.063, 503.5833, 504.393, 505.025

Suspension of licenses, certificates and permits, 425.510, 488.1826, 502.115, 503.5835, 504.398, 505.035

Citations, notice of failure to appear, duties, 501.3865

Commission's policies and regulations, recommendations, 501.105, 501.181

Confidentiality of information concerning persons making certain requests or reports, 501.344

Creation, 501.331

Criminal actions in which position of State vexatious, frivolous or in bad faith, award of attorney's fees and litigation expenses to prevailing party, 41.0393

Cyanide ponds, powers and duties concerning permits, 502.390

Damages caused by nonnative game mammals, duties, 502.145, 504.155-504.185

Default penalties and installments, collection, 501.3855

Director

Appointment, classification, qualifications, 501.333

Budget, preparation, 501.337

Cooperative agreements, 501.351

Deputies, designation, 501.339

Duties, 501.337

Emergency powers, 501.339

Environmental Commission, State, member, 445B.200

Outdoor Recreation, Advisory Board on, membership, 407A.575

Reports, 501.337

Sagebrush Ecosystem Council, membership, 232.162

Secretary of Board of Wildlife Commissioners, 501.337

Wildlife Violator Compact, appointment of Administrator, 506.020

Diseases in animals, duties, 501.352, 571.120

Employees (See also STATE EMPLOYEES)

Appointment and designation, 501.337, 501.339

Assault or battery committed upon, 200.471, 200.481

Behavioral health issues, interactions with persons suffering from, 289.680

Certification and training, 289.450-289.605

Enforcement responsibilities, 501.349

Murder of officer, first degree, 200.033

Peace officer powers, 289.280

Records official, 239.008

Rights of peace officers, 289.010-289.120

Endangered species, powers and duties, 503.589

Energy development

Geothermal resources, notice of application to drill well, 534A.070

Projects, notice, duties, 501.337, 701.055, 701.600-701.640

Falconry licenses (See FALCONRY LICENSES)

Fences, duties regarding construction, 501.3535

Finances and accounts

Change Account, 501.363

Deposits with State Treasurer, 353.250

Energy Planning and Conservation Account, 701.630

Motor vehicle fuel tax allocations, 365.535

Petty Cash Account, 501.361

Receipts, deposit and expenditure of money, 501.354, 501.356

Recovery of Costs, Account for, 701.640

Warrants, account for lost and stale warrants, 353.140

Wildlife Account

Advertising fees, deposit, 501.346

Aquatic invasive species fees or fines, deposit and use, 488.536, 503.597

Boating fees, deposit and use, 488.075

Carson Lake Wildlife Management Area, deposit of permit fees, 502.410

Civil penalties, deposit, 501.3855

Deer tag fees, deposit, 502.148

Deposits and use, generally, 501.356

Dream Tag proceeds, deposit, 502.219

Game tag application fees, deposits, use, 502.253

Habitat rehabilitation, restoration and monitoring fees, deposit and use, 502.242

Mitigation of damages caused by elk or nonnative game mammals, deposit and use of money, 504.155

Motor vehicle fuel taxes, deposits, use, 365.535

Nonreversion of certain money, 502.242, 502.253

Partnership in Wildlife Drawing, deposit of portion of proceeds, 502.250

Resource enhancement stamps, proceeds from sales, 502.222

Seized property, deposit of proceeds of sale, 501.389

Timber sold from state lands, deposit of proceeds, 321.385

Trout protection, propagation and management projects, deposit and use of percentage of hunting and fishing license and permit fees, 502.3262, 502.3264

Upland game bird protection and propagation projects, deposit and use of percentage of license and permit fees, 502.294-502.298

Voluntary donations through purchase of resource enhancement stamps, 502.222

Waterfowl projects, deposit and use of percentage of license and permit fees, 502.310, 502.322

Wildlife journals and other publications, deposit of proceeds, 501.343

Wildlife Heritage Account, 501.3575, 502.250

Wildlife Imprest Account, 501.359

Wildlife Trust Fund, 501.3585

Fish, issuance of permit for killing through use of toxicants, 445A.615

Fur dealers (See FUR DEALERS)

Game mammals, prevention and mitigation of damages caused by nonnative species, 502.145, 504.155-504.185

Guides (See GUIDES)

Hunting (See also HUNTING)

Deer, special incentive tags, program authorized, 502.143

Dream Tags, duties, reports, 502.219-502.225

Elk or nonnative game mammals, special incentive tags

Establishment of program, 502.142

Limitation on reimbursement for property damage caused by elk, 504.165

Juvenile court orders revoking hunting licenses, receipt, 62E.660

Indian Commission, Nevada, provision of information or assistance on request, 233A.100, 502.280

Information, collection and dissemination, 501.343

Information services and equipment, 242.131

Internet website

Advertising fees, 501.346

Energy development projects, publication of information, 701.620

Falconry license, certain information, 503.5831

Fur dealer's license, certain information, 505.013

Guides, licensing, certain information, 504.391

Personal information, disclosure restricted, 239B.050, 239B.060

Request to inspect, copy or receive copy of public records, publication of forms, 239.008

Submission of information to Department, publication of forms, 237.360

Taxidermist's license, certain information, 502.375

Upland game bird protection and propagation, publication of information, 502.298

Wildlife Trust Fund, publication of information, 501.3585

Legislative review of public agencies, ch. 232B

License agents, appointment and commissions, 488.115, 502.040

Motor vehicles, licensing, 482.368, 482.369

Off-Highway Vehicles, Commission on, duties, 490.067

Offices, 501.341

Payments of money for services provided by state agencies, procedures, 353.146-353.148

Property

Leases of grazing rights, 504.147

Payments in lieu of taxes on real property assigned to Department, 361.055

Sales of agricultural products, 504.147

Seized property, notice to owner, disposition, 501.375, 501.389

Public Works Division, State, exemption from provision of services, 341.141

Publications, 501.343, 501.346

Records, 237.370, ch. 239

Sagebrush ecosystems, cooperation with Division of State Lands, 321.594

Sovereign immunity waived, 41.0305-41.039

State Controller, provision of certain licensee information to, duties, 353C.1965

Sunset Subcommittee, review of restrictions on criminal history for occupational license, 232B.237, 232B.250

Taking of wildlife, authorized activities, 501.3525

Taxidermists (See TAXIDERMISTS)

Timber

Sale of timber from state lands, 321.385

Variances for prohibited logging practices, 528.053

Transfer of functions of state agencies and local governments, regulations, 353.203

Trapping (See TRAPS AND TRAPPING)

Upland game birds

Projects for protection and propagation, 502.294-502.298

Shooting preserves for upland game birds, regulation, 504.300-504.380

Veterans, collection of data, reports, 417.0194

WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREAS

Carson Lake Wildlife Management Area, hunting permits required, fees, 502.400, 502.410

Dogs running at large, unlawful to permit, 503.636

Establishment, 504.140

Inventory of real property used as wildlife area, 331.110

Regulation by Board of Wildlife Commissioners, 504.143

WILDLIFE VIOLATOR COMPACT

Generally, 506.010, 506.020

WILLS

Abandoned property, requirements for disposal, 120A.610

Ademption, transfer of protected person's property not ademption, 159.173

After-acquired property, effect, 133.220

Anatomical gifts by will, 451.558, 451.559

Antilapse statute, 133.200

Arbitration provision, contents, enforceability, 164.930

Attestation, 133.040, 133.050, 133A.060

Boats, effect of certificate of ownership in beneficiary form, 488.1794

Capacity to make, 133.020, 133.090

Certified copy, admissibility, 136.220

Children omitted from will, 133.160-133.190

Codicils

Abandoned property, requirements for disposal, 120A.610

Definition of codicil, 132.070

Definition of will includes codicil, 10.105, 28.110, 64.120, 132.370

Electronic documents, notarization, 133.087

Electronic Transactions Act inapplicable, 719.200

Forgery, 205.090

No-contest clauses, applicability, 137.005

Commercial coaches, effect of certificate of ownership in beneficiary form, 489.564, 489.585

Community property, rights of spouse, Art. 4 31

Contests of wills

After probate

Appeal of final order, 137.140

Citations, issuance, 137.090

Costs, 137.110

Filing of petition, 137.080

Limitation of actions, 137.080, 137.120

Proceedings subsequent to citation, 137.100

Revocation of probate and letters testamentary, 137.100

Subsequent will may be probated, 137.130

Trial, 137.100

Who may contest, 137.080

Before probate

Admissibility of declarations of testator, 137.030

Citations, 137.010

Costs, 137.020

Judgment of court, 137.050

Jury trial, when, 137.020

Order admitting will to probate, 137.060

Perpetuation of testimony, 137.070

Proceedings preliminary to trial, 137.010

Proof of execution, 137.040

Verdict of jury must be special, 137.050

Who may contest, 137.010

Witnesses, examination, 137.040

Fees for filing petition, 19.013

No-contest clauses, enforcement, 137.005

Retention of assets for payment of certain claims, 143.037

Corporations, power to take by devise or bequest, 78.070

Court records, inspection, 136.050

Dead bodies, acceptance by Committee on Anatomical Dissection, 451.440

Death of beneficiary, effect, 133.200

Debt discharged by will, effect, 144.060

Declaratory judgments, 30.040, 137.007

Definition, 10.105, 28.110, 64.120, 132.370

Devises

Abatement, 150.225, 151.163

Annulment, revocation of provisions of will in favor of former spouse, 133.115

Bond on petition for partial distribution, 151.010, 151.040

Brands and marks, livestock, 564.110

Cemeteries, endowment care fund devises valid, 452.110, 452.170

Conditional devises, 133.065

Debt discharged by will construed as devise, 144.060

Definitions, 132.095, 132.100

Disclaimer of interests in property, ch. 120

Distribution of property and money, manner, 151.095

Divorce, revocation of provisions of will in favor of former spouse, 133.115

Life estates, 151.220

Medical or care facility owner or administrator, devises from residents restricted, 449A.115

Mortgages or liens, effect on devises, 133.150, 133.155

No-contest clauses, enforcement, effect, 137.005

Payment, 151.003

Presumption that full estate devised, 133.210

Property tax on estate, devisee's duty to pay, 361.240

Real property, 133.210, 133.220

Sale of property to pay, 148.050

Subscribing witness to will, devise to, 133.060

Uniform Testamentary Additions to Trusts Act, 163.220-163.250

Digital Assets, Fiduciary Access to (Revised Uniform Act of 2015), ch. 722

Disclaimer of interests in property, ch. 120

Disposition of tangible personal property by list or statement, 133.045

Dissection of dead body, authorization by will, 451.010

Distribution of property and money, manner, 151.095

Document preparation services, regulation, ch. 240A

Education, property bequeathed for, Art. 11 3

Eighth Judicial District Court, local rules, EDCR 4.01-EDCR 4.50

Electronic Transactions Act

Construction of laws regarding wills, consistency with Act, 132.015

Inapplicability, 719.200

Electronic wills

Attesting witnesses, self-proving declarations or affidavits, 133.050, 133.086

Certified paper original

Affidavit requirements, 133.340

Probate, admission to, 136.185

Definitions, 132.053, 132.1168-132.119

Generally, 133.085

Notarization, 133.087, 133.088

Out-of-state wills, validity, 136.185

Proof, 136.185

Qualified custodians

Access to records in custody of, 133.330

Certified paper original, affidavit requirements, 133.340

Cessation of service, procedures, 133.310

Destruction of records in custody of, 133.330

Duties, 133.320

Restriction on acting as, 133.320

Successor qualified custodian, designation, 133.310

Written statement agreeing to serve, requirement, 133.300

Revocation, 133.120

Self-proving electronic wills, requirements, 133.086

Encumbrances, effect, 133.150

Execution

Foreign execution, 133.080

Generally, 133.040-133.100

Executors (See ESTATES OF DECEDENTS — Personal representatives)

Fee simple conveyance, 111.070

Fiduciaries, provisions governing, 153.010

Filing, 136.050, 136.060

Foreign wills, execution, 133.080

Forgery, 205.090

Fraudulent and malicious destruction, penalty, 206.260

Gift before death, when not deemed in satisfaction of testamentary gift, 151.161

Guardians

Appointment of guardian for proposed protected minor, court may consider guardian nominated in will, 159A.061

Definition, 132.160

Duty to acquire documents, 159.089, 159A.089

Nomination of guardian by will, authority, procedure, 159.062, 159A.062

Petition to exercise right to take under or against will, 159.113, 159.115, 159A.113, 159A.115

Petition to make or change will of protected person, 159.078, 159.115, 159.191, 159A.078, 159A.115, 159A.191

Holographic wills, 133.090, 136.190

Independent Administration of Estates Act

Annuities, purchase to satisfy devise, 143.620

Option to lease or purchase granted by will, procedures, 143.430

Prohibition on administration under Act, effect, 143.330

Restriction of powers under Act, authority, 143.375

Inspection of court records, 136.050

International Wills Act, Uniform

Attestation, 133A.060

Attorneys, authority, 133A.120

Certificates, 133A.070-133A.090

Citation of laws, 133A.010

Construction of Act, 133A.110

Date of will, 133A.070

Definitions, 133A.020-133A.040

Revocation of will, 133A.100

Safekeeping of will, 133A.070, 133A.080

Signatures by testator, 133A.060-133A.080

Source of Act, 133A.110

Validity of will, 133A.050

Witnesses, 133A.060

Written will required, 133A.060

Intestate succession (See INTESTATE SUCCESSION)

Invalid wills, local and special legislation giving effect to, prohibited, Art. 4 20

Later-dated will, reopening of estate based on discovery restricted, 151.240

Letters of administration (See ESTATES OF DECEDENTS — Letters)

Limitations, 133.020

Living wills, 449A.400-449A.481

Lost or destroyed wills

Administration, restraint pending petition, 136.250

Copy proved by witnesses, 136.240

Court may take proof of execution and validity, 136.230

Order admitting will to probate, 136.240

Petition for probate, 136.240

Proceedings to establish, 239.160-239.180

Testimony of witnesses, 136.240

Manufactured or mobile homes, effect of certificate of ownership in beneficiary form, 489.564, 489.585

Mortgages or liens, effect, 133.150, 133.155

Motor vehicles, effect of certificate of title in beneficiary form, 482.247

Murder or felonious killing of decedent, forfeiture of benefits by culpable actor, ch. 41B

Nevada Lockbox, creation, registration of electronic documents, 225.300-225.440

No-contest clauses, definition, enforcement, 137.005

Nonprobate transfers of property on death

Beneficiary designation, revocation or change by will, 111.769

Exemption from laws, 111.751

Nuncupative wills invalid, 133.100

Oral wills invalid, 133.100

Personal representative's compensation provided in will, effect, 150.010

Pretermitted children

Advancements, 133.190

Rights, 133.160, 133.170

Source of child's share, 133.180

Probate of wills

Disqualification of judge, 136.020, 136.030

District courts' powers, 136.010

Eighth Judicial District Court, local rules, EDCR 4.01-EDCR 4.50

Filing of will after death, 136.050, 136.060

Foreign wills, 136.260

Minors, unborn members of interested class or nonresidents, attorney appointed to represent, 136.200

Petition

2nd Judicial District Court, local rule, WDFCR 57.6

8th Judicial District Court, local rule, EDCR 4.40

Contents, 136.090

Defects, 136.090

Lost or destroyed wills, 136.240

Notice of hearing, 136.100

Proof of notice, 136.140

Publication, mailing of notice, 155.020

Service of petition, 136.120

Summary administration, notice of petition, 145.030

Who may petition, 136.070

Production of will after death, 136.050, 136.060

Proof of will

Affidavits of witnesses, 136.150, 136.160

Copy, proof by, 136.180

Deceased, incompetent or unavailable subscribing witnesses, 136.170

Electronic will, 136.185

Holographic will, 136.190

Lost or destroyed will, 136.230

Seal of court affixed, 1.180

Witnesses, testimony, 136.140

Revocation of real property transfers based on divorce or annulment, applicability of laws regarding, 136.225

Second Judicial District Court, local rules, WDFCR 57-WDFCR 57.8

Transfer of assets without probate of will, 146.080

Transfer of proceedings on judge's disqualification, 136.030, 136.040

Translation and recording of will in foreign language, 136.210

Recording, 247.120, 247.130

Revocation of will

Annulment of marriage, 133.115

Burning, tearing, cancellation or obliteration, 133.120

Conveyance after will, effect, 133.140

Divorce, 133.115

Electronic wills, 133.120

Encumbrances, effect, 133.150

International wills, 133A.100

Marriage, 133.110

Mortgages, effect, 133.150

Revival of prior will, 133.130

Subsequent will or codicil, 133.120

Rule against perpetuities, applicability, 111.1037

Sale, direction given in will, 148.080, 150.225

Separate property, rights of married persons, Art. 4 31

Testamentary trusts (See TRUSTS)

Transfers to minors, ch. 167

Trust powers which may be included in will by reference, 163.260-163.410, 163.5553

Unmentioned children, 133.160-133.190

Value of gift in satisfaction of testamentary gift, determination, 151.162

Who may make, 133.020, 133.090

Witnesses

Creditors as witnesses, 133.070

Deceased, incompetent or unavailable subscribing witnesses, 136.170

Devise to subscribing witnesses, 133.060

Generally, 133.040

International wills, 133A.060

Lost or destroyed wills, testimony, proof of copy, 136.240

Self-proving affidavit or declaration, signing, 133.050, 133.055

Subpoena of attesting witnesses, 136.130

WIND ENERGY (See also RENEWABLE ENERGY)

Building codes to allow use of wind energy systems, 278.580

Building design and construction, allowances for renewable energy sources, 701.220

Common-interest communities, use of systems, 116.2111

Construction codes and energy codes, adoption and enforcement, 278.581

Financing of renewable energy projects, 349.400-349.670

Master plans, contents of conservation plan, 278.160

Net metering systems, 701.240, 701.380, 704.766-704.776

New Energy Industry Task Force, 701.500-701.515

Office of Energy, creation, powers and duties, 701.150-701.180

Optional pricing program for electricity generated from renewable energy, 704.736, 704.738

Portfolio standard for provider of electric service, 704.7801-704.7828

Restrictive covenants regarding use of system, 111.2395, 278.02077

State buildings, adoption of standards for efficient use of energy, 341.091

State energy plan, 701.190, 701.200

State policy on energy, 701.010

Tax abatement or exemption

Qualified systems for heating, cooling or providing electricity to buildings, 701A.200

Renewable energy facilities, 701A.300-701A.390

Wind Energy Systems Demonstration Program

Administration, duty of utility, 701B.600

Amount of incentive, determination, 701B.615

Annual plans, 701B.005, 701B.610

Applications to participate, 701B.007

Capacity goals and incentives, establishment, 701B.590

Categories of participation, 701B.580

Continued payment of incentives, 701B.590

Costs, recovery by utility, 701B.600

Creation, 701B.580

Definitions, 701B.003, 701B.410-701B.560

Eligibility for incentive, 701B.650

Forfeiture of incentive, 701B.615

Incentive claim form, submission, 701B.615

Installation of wind energy system, 701B.615, 701B.625

Limitations on incentives paid, 701B.005

Net metering, participation, 701B.650

Participation, eligibility for, 701B.580

Performance-based incentives, 701B.005

Portfolio energy credits, issuance, 701B.640

Regulations, 701B.590

Selection and notification of participants, 701B.615

Withdrawal of participant, 701B.615

Zoning ordinances and regulations

Promotion of systems using wind energy, 278.250

Unreasonable restrictions on use of systems prohibited, 278.02077

Use of wind energy systems to be allowed, 278.580

WIND SURFING

Life preserver, exception to requirement, 488.193

WINE (See INTOXICATING LIQUORS)

WINE-MAKING FACILITIES, INSTRUCTIONAL

Definitions, 369.035, 597.245

Exemption from taxation for certain wine produced on premises, 369.345

Licensure and operation, 369.180, 369.300, 597.245

Unlawful possession, sale or transportation of liquor, exceptions, 369.490

Violations, penalties, 369.550, 597.245, 597.255

WINERIES

Alcoholic beverages generally (See INTOXICATING LIQUORS)

Authorized and prohibited activities, 597.240

Bond or deposit, 369.350

Estate distilleries (See also ESTATE DISTILLERIES)

Transfer of wine in bulk to distillery, 597.237, 597.240

Labeling of bottles of wine produced, blended or aged by winery, regulation, 597.240

Organic agricultural products, certification of producers and handlers, 587.700-587.830

Sales at retail on premises and one other location authorized, conditions, 597.240

Substitution of brands, penalty, 597.260

Violations, civil penalties, 597.255, 597.260

Viticultural products defined as agricultural products, standards, 587.290-587.450

Wine-maker's license, fees, 369.180-369.320

WINNEMUCCA LAKE (See also LAKES)

Navigability declared, 537.030

WIRETAPPING (See INTERCEPTION OF COMMUNICATIONS)

WITNESSES AND TESTIMONY (See also DEPOSITIONS; EVIDENCE)

Alcohol counselors, administrative proceedings involving, 641C.730, 641C.740

Appraisers of Real Estate, Commission of, proceedings, 645C.530, 645C.540

Arrest of witness

Appointment of attorney to represent witness, 50.205

Exempt when under interstate subpoena, 174.435

Liability of arresting officer, 50.185

Protection from arrest, 50.175

Void, 50.185

Attendance of witnesses

Bond, forfeiture for nonappearance in criminal proceedings, 178.506

Compelling attendance of witness, 174.305-174.445

Criminal proceedings, undertaking and security, 174.515, 175.341, 178.494

Duty to attend and answer, 50.165

Failure to attend, arrest, appointment of attorney, detention procedures, 50.205

Injunction to restrain unlawful acts against witness, 33.015

Legislators, subpoenas of administrative bodies ineffective during legislative session, 218A.440

Preventing witness from attending, 199.230-199.242, 199.305

Attendant to provide support for witness during testimony, 178.571

Attorney as witness, 50.255, RPC 3.7

Bank examinations, summoning witnesses to testify, 665.135

Barbers' Health and Sanitation Board, fees and mileage for witnesses, 643.170

Bribery of witness

Accepting or seeking bribe, 199.250

Offender as competent witness, 199.090

Unlawful, 199.240

Check-cashing services, hearings involving, 604A.720

Child abuse or neglect

Admission of certain witnesses to hearing, 432B.457

Expert witness required in proceeding to place Indian child in foster care, 432B.451

Privileged communications, exceptions, 49.2549, 49.293, 49.295, 281.805, 432B.250, 432B.255

Child witnesses (See Minor witnesses, this heading)

Clemency hearings, witness with communications disability entitled to services of interpreter, 213.055

Competency of witnesses

Arbitrator as witness, 38.229

Criminal proceedings, 50.068, 175.221

General rule, 50.015

Judge as witness, 50.055

Juror as witness, 50.065

Objection to competency, NRCP 32(d)(3), JCRCP 32(d)(3)

Personal knowledge required, 50.025

Public officers, 49.285

Receipt of certain care or counseling, 50.067

Religious belief, Art. 1 4, 50.105

Spouses, 49.305

Victims of crime, 50.067

Compulsion to testify, 50.165, 178.394

Confidential and privileged communications (See also CONFIDENTIAL AND PRIVILEGED INFORMATION)

Accountant and client, 49.125-49.205

Attorneys (See Lawyer and client, this subhead)

Child abuse or neglect, exception to privilege, 49.2549, 49.293, 49.295, 281.805, 432B.250, 432B.255

Clinical professional counselor and client, 49.2502-49.2508

Comment upon claim of privilege, 49.405

Committees to review compliance, 657.130

Confessor and confessant, 49.255

Controlled substances

Dealers, tax records and information concerning, 372A.080

Records excepted from privilege, 49.245

Counselor and pupil, 49.290

Criminal proceedings, governing law, 175.221

Dentist and patient, 49.215-49.245

Disclosure

Under compulsion, 49.395

Without opportunity to claim privilege, 49.395

Doctor and patient

Child abuse or neglect, exceptions, 432B.250, 432B.255

Controlled substances research and treatment, 453.155, 453.157

Definitions, 49.215

Exceptions, generally, 49.025, 49.245

Generally, 49.225

Industrial insurance, exceptions, 616C.140, 616C.350

Persons who may claim privilege, 49.235

Physician's willful disclosure, 630.3065

Emergency medical services, review committee proceedings and records, 49.117-49.123, 49.265

Forfeiture proceedings, 179.1173

Gaming, required communications or documents, 463.3407

Hospital review committee proceedings and records, 49.117-49.123, 49.265

Identity of informer, 49.335-49.375

Industrial insurance, 616B.012, 616B.015, 616B.021, 616C.350

Inference, adverse inference drawn from claim of privilege, 49.405

Instructions to jury regarding claim of privilege, 49.405

Intellectual disabilities, defendants with, hearing to determine status, privilege prohibited, 174.098

Interpreters, prevention of disclosure of information by, 49.027

Lawyer and client

Definitions, 49.035-49.085

Exceptions, 49.115, 432B.250, 432B.255

Generally, 49.095, 199.510, RPC 1.6

Grand jury proceedings, 172.139

Property of attorney, search warrants issued for, 179.105, 179.11512-179.11518

Public officers or employees, 41.0343

Who may claim privilege, 49.105

Marriage and family therapist and client, 49.246-49.249

Married persons, 49.295, 49.305, 201.070

Medical society review committee proceedings and records, 49.117-49.123, 49.265

National Guard members' reports and communications, 412.152

Newspaper reporter and source of information, 49.275

Occupational diseases, 617.370

Older persons, abuse, neglect, exploitation, isolation or abandonment of, 49.2549, 49.293, 200.5097, 281.805

Osteopathic physicians (See Doctor and patient, this subhead)

Parentage, actions to establish, 125B.150

Parole and Probation, Division of, employees, 213.1075

Parole Commissioners, State Board of, employees, 213.1075

Physicians (See Doctor and patient, this subhead)

Political vote, 49.315

Privileges recognized only as provided, 49.015

Psychologist and client, 49.207-49.213

Public officers, 49.285

Reporter and source, information, 49.275

Reports required by law, when privileged, 49.025

School counselor or teacher and pupil, 49.290, 49.291

Shield law, 49.275

Social worker and client, 49.251-49.254

Spouses, 49.295, 49.305, 201.070

Teacher and pupil, 49.291

Television reporter and source, 49.275

Trade secrets, 49.325

Victim's advocate and victim, 49.2541-49.2549

Voluntary disclosure, waiver of privilege, 49.385

Vulnerable persons, abuse, neglect, exploitation, isolation or abandonment of, 49.2549, 49.293, 200.5097, 281.805

Contempt (See CONTEMPT)

Convictions, prior convictions may be used for impeachment purposes or pleaded in subsequent prosecution, 176A.850

Coroner's inquest, 259.090, 259.100

Courts-martial, 412.384, 412.4495

Cross-examination (See Examination and cross-examination of witness, this heading)

Defendant, provision of information concerning witnesses to prosecuting attorney, 174.233, 174.234

Deferred deposit loans, hearings involving, 604A.720

Definition, 174.405

Detention of witnesses

Domestic violence victims, procedures, 50.205

Procedures, generally, 50.205

Sexual assault victims, procedures, 50.205

Unreasonable detention prohibited, Art. 1 6

Disability, persons with, appointment of interpreter for witness, 50.045-50.053

Disobedience of witness (See also CONTEMPT)

Arrest of witness for failure to appear, 50.205

Criminal cases, 50.195, 174.385, 174.415, 174.425

Master's order, contempt, 21.340

Penalty, 50.195, 199.340

Domestic violence victims

Arrest for failure to appear as witness, appointment of attorney, detention procedures, 50.205

Attendant may be designated witness, 50.400

Employers, unlawful acts, 613.223

Drug counselors, administrative proceedings involving, 641C.730, 641C.740

Employee as witness, threatened or actual employment termination prohibited, 50.070

Examination and cross-examination of witness

Blood or breath tests, affidavit or declaration objected to, 50.315, 50.320

Competency of criminal defendant, hearing to determine, 178.415, 178.455, 178.460

Expert witnesses, 50.320, 175.271

Judge, calling and interrogation of witness by, 50.145

Juvenile court proceedings, 62D.420

Leading questions, 50.115

Mode and order of interrogation, 50.115

Plea bargains, cross-examination of defendant, 175.282

Preliminary examinations, 171.196

Prior statements of witness, 50.135

Scope, JCRCP 26(b)

Writing used to refresh memory, 50.125

Exclusion of witnesses from courtroom, 50.155

Expert witnesses (See also Opinion testimony, this heading)

Alcohol or controlled substance, affidavit or declaration as to existence or quantity, 50.315-50.330

Certified public accountants, NRCP 53(d)(3), JCRCP 53(d)(3)

Criminal cases, 175.271

Depositions, fees, NRCP 30(h), JCRCP 30(h)

Disclosures concerning experts, 174.234, NRCP 16.1(a)(2), NRCP 16.2(e)(3), NRCP 16.205(e)(3)

Discovery of facts known and opinions held, NRCP 26(b)(4), JCRCP 26(b)(4)

Domestic violence, admissibility of evidence of effects, 48.061

Eighth Judicial District Court, local rule, EDCR 5.305

Facts or data underlying expert opinion, 50.305

Fees, recoverable as costs of civil action, ch. 18

Financial forgery laboratories, establishment of prima facie case, 205.46513

Forgery, 205.170

Genetic tests to determine parentage or identity, 56.020

Grand jury, receipt of affidavit or declaration, 172.135

Handwriting, genuineness, 52.045

Indian child, proceedings involving, 128.093, 432B.451

Interpreters, 50.045

Justice courts, experts generally, JCRCP 39A(f)

Medical laboratory directors, affidavits or declarations concerning tests, 50.310

Opinion testimony by expert, 50.285

Postsecondary Education, Commission on, requests to other agencies to provide expert witnesses, 394.440

Pretrial procedure, NRCP 16.1(a), JCRCP 16

Professional negligence, 41A.071, 41A.100

Sexual abuse, prosecution for, 50.350

Sexual assault, prosecution for, 50.345

Short trials, N.S.T.R. 19

Testimony, scope, 50.275

Trial preparation, depositions and discovery, NRCP 26(b), JCRCP 26(b)

Water rights adjudications, employment by court, 533.175

Fees and expenses of witnesses

Attorneys as witnesses, 50.255

Boats, operating under the influence, 488.460

Costs of civil action, recoverable as, 18.110, 50.225

Counties' Trial Assistance Account, claims by counties, 353.094

County hearings, 244.3525

Criminal cases in district or justice courts, 353.094

Driving under the influence, 484C.160

Generally, 50.225

Grand jury, 50.225

Justice courts, 69.040

Juvenile courts, 62D.430

Municipal court cases brought before district court, 50.245

Per diem allowance, 50.225

Preliminary examination, postponement, 171.196

Tendered on service of subpoena, NRCP 45(b)(1), JCRCP 45(b)(1)

Felonies, duties of limited jurisdiction peace officers witnessing, 171.1223

Financial Institutions, Commissioner of, authority to compel attendance, 657.210

Financial institutions, use of affidavits in legal proceeding, 171.197, 172.137

Grand jury witnesses (See GRAND JURY)

Guardianship proceedings, 159.0617, 159.0753, 159A.0617

Health care decisions, durable power of attorney for, 162A.790

Hearsay (For specific provisions, see HEARSAY)

Generally, ch. 51

High-interest loans, hearings involving, 604A.720

Hypnosis, admissibility of testimony recalled through, 48.039

Immunity from prosecution, court may order, 178.572-178.578

Impeachment, generally, 50.075-50.105, NRCP 32(a)(2), JCRCP 32(a)

Information, Attorney General or district attorney to endorse names, 173.045

Injunction to restrain unlawful acts against, 33.015

Interpreters, 50.045-50.0545, NRCP 43(d), JCRCP 43(f)

Intimidation of witness (See Protection of witnesses, this heading)

Judge as witness, 50.055

Judicial Discipline, Commission on, perjury before, effect, 1.465

Juror as witness, 50.065

Justice court, authority to examine witnesses upon defendant's plea of guilty or guilty but mentally ill, 174.055

Juvenile court proceedings, 62D.155, 62D.300, 62D.320, 62D.420, 62D.430

Lay witnesses (See Opinion testimony, this heading)

Legislative proceedings (See LEGISLATURE — Hearings and investigations)

Legislators, subpoenas of administrative bodies ineffective during legislative session, 218A.440

Marriage ceremony, witnesses, 122.110

Master, proceedings before, JCRCP 53

Material witnesses

Bail, 175.341, 178.494

Eviction proceedings, adjournments for lack of material witness, 40.340

Gaming disciplinary proceeding, 463.3125

Immunity from prosecution, 178.572-178.578

Judicial review of detention and amount of bail, 178.494

Justice of the peace, 66.020, 71.030

Legislature, appearance before, 218E.030, 218E.095

Summoning, 174.415, 174.425

Mental health services, involuntary court-ordered admissions, 433A.280-433A.300

Military deployment of parent, testimony by electronic means authorized, 125C.0663

Minor witnesses

Attendant to provide support for witness during testimony, 178.571

Child Witness Testimony by Alternative Methods Act, Uniform, 50.500-50.620

Continuance or postponement of proceedings, 174.515

Custody proceedings, NRCP 16.215

Exclusion of minors from criminal trials, exceptions, 1.090

Expedited proceedings in criminal cases, 174.515

Juvenile courts, procedure when witness under 16 years of age, 62D.300, 62D.320

Preference in setting date for trial, 174.519

Nonresident witnesses

Affidavit of owner, possessor or occupant of property, 171.197, 172.135, 172.137

Child support proceedings, testimony by electronic means, 130.316

Financial institutions, use of certain affidavits, 171.197, 172.137

Guardianships, taking testimony in other state, 159.1997

Uniform Act To Secure the Attendance of Witnesses From Without a State in Criminal Proceedings, 174.395-174.445

Oaths and affirmations of witnesses, 50.035, NRCP 43(b), JCRCP 43(b)

Opinion testimony

Admissibility, 50.085

Character, methods of proving, 48.055

Expert witnesses, 50.285

Facts or data underlying expert opinions, 50.305

Habit or routine practice, method of proving, 48.059

Handwriting, genuineness, 52.035

Impeachment of witnesses, 50.085

Lay witnesses, 50.265

Sexual assault, prosecution for, 48.069, 50.090, 50.345

Ultimate issue, 50.295

Voice identification, 52.065

Parental rights termination, testimony by electronic means, 128.087

Perjury, incompetency of witness no defense to perjury, 199.180

Prisoners as witnesses

Bribery of witness, offender as competent witness, 199.090

Deposition or production, 50.215, NRCP 30, NRCP 31(a)(2), JCRCP 30, JCRCP 31(a)(2)

Examination or production, order for, 50.215

Problem gambling counselors, administrative proceedings involving, 641C.730, 641C.740

Production, 174.325

Prosecuting attorney, provision to defendant of information relating to witnesses, 174.233, 174.234

Protection of witnesses

Address, prohibition on disclosure, 174.234

Attendant to provide support for witness during testimony, 178.571

Confidentiality of personal information, 178.5691

Continuance of proceeding, notification, 178.5694

Discovery, protective orders, 174.275

Fees for testifying, prosecuting attorney to provide information concerning, 178.5696

Harassment of witness by employer, 178.5694

Influencing testimony, 199.240, 199.242

Injunction to restrain unlawful act against, 33.015

Investigation of threats against witness and provision of protection, 178.5692

Preventing or dissuading from reporting crime or commencing prosecution, 199.305

Preventing or dissuading from testifying or producing evidence, 199.230, 199.242

Prisoners, notification of release, 178.5698

Release of defendant and disposition of case, notification, 178.5698

Separate waiting area to be provided, 178.5696

Stolen or other personal property belonging to witness, disposition, 178.5696

Real Estate Division, proceedings, 645C.530

Reporting crime, unlawful to prevent or dissuade witness from, 199.305

Schools, crimes committed against child by employee or volunteer, interview of child identified as witness, 392.313

Self-incrimination (See SELF-INCRIMINATION)

Sequestration of witnesses, 50.155

Sex offenders, restrictions on contact or communication with witness, 176A.410, 213.1243, 213.1245

Sexual assault victims, arrest for failure to appear as witness, appointment of attorney, detention procedures, 50.205

Sexual offenses, psychological or psychiatric examination of witness, exclusion of testimony, 50.700

Small claims court, parties' right to use witnesses, JCRCP 95

Subpoenas (See SUBPOENAS)

Testimony

Accomplice, testimony of, 175.291

Affidavits supporting testimony, JCRCP 56(e)

Attendant to provide support for witness during testimony, 178.571

Audiovisual technology, use to present live testimony in pretrial proceedings, 171.1975, 172.138

Bribery or corruption, testimony of offender, 199.090

Child Witness Testimony by Alternative Methods Act, Uniform, 50.500-50.620

Hypnosis, admissibility of testimony recalled through, 48.039

Judge may state testimony and law to jury, Art. 6 12, 3.230

Oral testimony

Definition, 10.135, 28.140, 64.150

Order of court, NRCP 27(a)(3), JCRCP 27(a)(3)

Taken at trial, JCRCP 43(a)

Plea bargaining in exchange for testimony (See PLEA BARGAINING)

Prima facie evidence when reported by official court reporter, 3.360

Prior conviction may be used for purposes of impeachment, 176A.850

Proof by stenographic report or transcript, NRCP 80, JCRCP 80(c)

Quarantine, involuntary court-ordered proceedings, 441A.670-441A.690

Recording, use of sound recording equipment, 3.380

Seal of court affixed, 1.180

Unsworn declarations, use, 53.045

Threats against witness (See Protection of witnesses, this heading)

Title loans, hearings involving, 604A.720

Wills (See WILLS)

Writing used to refresh memory, 50.125

WOMEN

Birth control (See BIRTH CONTROL)

Breastfeeding (See BREASTFEEDING)

Child care facilities, duties regarding nursing mothers, 432A.1771

Clinical trials, participation by underrepresented demographic groups, 439.263

Contraception (See Health insurance coverage, this heading; CONTRACEPTION)

Domestic violence (See DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

Equal Credit Opportunity Law, Nevada, ch. 598B

Equality of rights under law guaranteed to all persons, proposed amendment, Art. 1 24

Family planning (See FAMILY PLANNING)

Feminine hygiene products, sales tax exemptions, 372.283, 372.7297, 374.287, 374.734

Gender equality in workplace, surveys, 75A.400-75A.430

Gestational agreements, 126.500-126.810

Gynecologic specimens, billing for cytologic examinations, 652.195

Health insurance coverage

Contraception

Fraternal benefit societies, 695A.1865

Group policies, 689B.0378

Health maintenance organizations, 695C.1696

Individual policies, 689A.0418

Managed care organizations, 695G.1715

Nonprofit hospital or medical service corporations, 695B.1919

Small employers, health benefit plans, 689C.1676

Gynecological and obstetrical services

Group policies, 689B.031

Health maintenance organizations, 695C.1713

Individual policies, 689A.0413

Nonprofit hospital or medical service corporations, 695B.1914

Hormone replacement therapy

Group policies, 689B.0376, 689B.0377

Health maintenance organizations, 695C.1694, 695C.1695

Individual policies, 689A.0415, 689A.0417

Nonprofit hospital or medical service corporations, 695B.1916, 695B.1918

Human papillomavirus, certain tests and vaccines

Fraternal benefit societies, 695A.1845

Health maintenance organizations, 695C.1745

Individual and group policies, 689A.044, 689B.0313

Local government officers and employees, 287.0272

Managed care organizations, 695G.171

Medicaid, 422.2718

Nonprofit hospital or medical service corporations, 695B.1925

Small employers, health benefit plans, 689C.1672

Mammograms

Fraternal benefit societies, 695A.1855

Group of blanket health insurance, 689B.0374

Health maintenance organizations, 695C.1735

Individual health insurance, 689A.0405

Managed care organizations, 695G.1713

Medicaid, 422.27176

Nonprofit hospital or medical service corporations, 695B.1912

Small employers, health benefit plans, 689C.1674

Postpartum hospital stay

Group policies, 689B.520

Health insurance for small employers, 689C.194

Individual policies, 689A.717

Pregnancy, complications

Group policies, 689B.260

Health maintenance organizations, 695C.172

Individual policies, 689A.042

Nonprofit hospital or medical service corporations, 695B.192

Well-woman preventative visits

Fraternal benefit societies, 695A.1875

Group and blanket health insurance, 689B.03785

Health maintenance organizations, 695C.1698

Individual health insurance, 689A.0419

Managed care organizations, 695G.1717

Nonprofit hospital or medical service corporations, 695B.19195

Small employers, health benefit plans, 689C.1678

Lavatories, employer to provide separate lavatories, 618.720

Legislative Counsel Bureau, study to determine if new laws have adverse effect on women, 218E.210

Libraries and Literacy, State Council on, representation, 380A.041

Maternal and child health (See HEALTH, MATERNAL AND CHILD)

Maternity leave, 613.4383

Medicaid, payment of certain costs for preventative care, 422.27174

National Guard, equality of treatment and opportunity, policy, 412.116

Nevada System of Higher Education, reports regarding employment and enrollment of women, 396.532

Parent-child relationship, establishment, 126.041

Pregnancy (See PREGNANCY)

Prisoners, publications encouraging violence against women prohibited, 209.365

Public works, records regarding workers, 338.070

Renewable energy projects, loans and set-aside programs, 701.545-701.595

Restrictive covenants based on sex deemed void, form to make declaration of removal, 111.237, 111.2375, 111.312

Schools, efforts to increase enrollment in computer science courses by certain pupils, 389.037

Sex discrimination (See SEX DISCRIMINATION)

Sexual offenses, polygraphic examination of victim restricted, 171.1228

Small Business Enterprise Loan Account, creation, use, 231.1409, 231.14095

Small businesses owned by, provision of information concerning financing and certification programs, 75A.350, 225.081

Solar access program, implementation, certain percentage of expanded program to be reserved for disadvantaged businesses, 704.7865

Spouses (See MARRIED PERSONS)

State purchasing, certification program for equal pay vendors, 333.182-333.188

Suffrage centennial, special license plates, 482.37902

Textbooks in public schools to portray diversity of society, 389.850

Transportation, Department of, award of contracts to disadvantaged businesses, reports, 408.3872-408.38728

Veterans (See also VETERANS)

Alternative special license plates, issuance, 482.3763, 482.377

Women Veterans Advisory Committee, ch. 232A, 417.150, 417.310-417.330

WOMEN, NEVADA COMMISSION FOR

Assistance from Department of Administration, 233I.080

Budget

Base budgets, fundamental review, 218E.435-218E.450

State Budget Act, 353.150-353.246

Creation, 233I.020

Gender equality in workplace, surveys, consultation, 75A.400-75A.430, 233I.060

Gifts or grants, authority to accept, 233I.090, 353.335-353.339

Legislative declaration, 233I.020

Meetings, quorum, 233I.050, ch. 241

Members, ch. 232A, 233I.020-233I.040

Payments of money for services provided by agency, procedures, 353.146-353.148

Powers and duties generally, 233I.050-233I.090

Purchasing Division, cooperation, 333.182

Suffrage centennial, special license plates, duties, use of fees, 482.37902

Volunteer workers and consultants, 233I.080

WOOD

Domestic fuels, sales and use tax exemption, 372.300, 374.305

Pest control (See also PESTICIDES)

Wood-destroying pests or organism, activities to control, 555.2667, 555.285, 555.350

Petrified wood (See PETRIFIED WOOD)

State parks and recreational areas, unauthorized removal, 407.250

Timber (See FORESTRY; TIMBER)

Trespass by cutting or carrying away trees, 40.160

Unlawful cutting or removal of timber, 527.010, 527.020

WOOLGROWERS ASSOCIATION, NEVADA

Committee to Control Predatory Animals, advisory capacity, 567.160

Rangeland Resources Commission, membership, 563.290

WORK-BASED LEARNING PROGRAMS

School programs, generally, 389.167, 389.169

WORK CARDS

Prisoners, deductions for costs of acquiring, 209.246

Senior complexes, employees of landlords, 118A.335

Sporting events, issuance to sellers of information relating to, 599B.115

Telemarketing sellers, 599B.090, 599B.115, 599B.140

WORKER COOPERATIVE CORPORATIONS

Articles of incorporation

Contents, 81.919, 81.923, 81.927, 81.929

Internal capital account cooperative, authority to establish, 81.927

Requirements, 81.919, 81.929

Bylaws

Contents, 81.923, 81.927, 81.929

Members, power to amend or repeal, 81.933

Requirements, 81.919, 81.929

Consolidation or merger of cooperative, requirements, 81.959

Definitions, 81.901-81.915

Directors

Composition of board, 81.931

Decisions of board, override by members, requirements, 81.931

Election, distribution of ballots permitted, 81.955

Exercise of powers, considerations, 81.931

Meetings, 81.931

Membership shares, duties, 81.933

Formation and operation

Capital and reserve accounts, use, 81.923

Internal capital account cooperatives, membership, accounts, 81.927

Net earnings and losses, apportionment and distribution, 81.921

Private corporation, election to be governed as worker cooperative, applicability of laws, 81.919

Reserve accounts, use, 81.925

Governance as worker cooperative corporation, revocation of election, 81.957

Legislative findings and declarations, 81.917

Meetings

Ballots, requirements for use of written ballots, 81.955

Decisions of board, meeting of members to override, 81.931

Members and directors meetings, frequency, 81.931

Notice

Adjournment of meeting to another time or place, 81.951

Content of certain notices, 81.943

Means of provision, 81.945, 81.947, 81.949

Members only meetings, effect of notice not received, 81.941

Special meetings, 81.939

Validity of business transacted when notice requirements not met, 81.953

Voting, meetings in which members are required or permitted to vote, 81.939

Members

Bylaws, power to amend or repeal, 81.933

Decisions of board, override by members, requirements, 81.931

Expulsion, termination or suspension

Action challenging, requirements, 81.937

Procedures, 81.935

Qualifications for membership, establishment, 81.919

Rights and responsibilities, 81.929

Shares, ownership, voting power of shares, 81.933

Shares

Corporate shares, adoption of amendment adversely affecting rights of corporate shareholders prohibited without vote of such shareholders, 81.933

Issuance, fee, 81.933

Ownership, voting power, 81.933

Recall and redemption, 81.923

Technology, use in carrying out powers and duties, regulations, 81.0065

WORKERS' COMPENSATION (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

Hospitality industry, joint labor-management programs of workforce training, tax for, ch. 377D

Programs of workforce development (See ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT)

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARD

Workforce Innovation, Office of, assistance and reports to Board, 223.820

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS (See ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT)

WORKFORCE INNOVATION, OFFICE OF

Apprenticeship Council, State, recommendation of members, 610.030

Apprenticeship programs, duties, 223.800, 223.820, 610.120

Creation, 223.800

Employees, 223.085

Executive Director

Appointment, classification, 223.810

Apprenticeship Council, State, duties, 223.820, 610.070

Apprenticeship Director, State, oversight, reports, 223.820, 610.120

Duties generally, 223.820

Workforce Development Board, duties, 223.820

Longitudinal data system, duties, receipt of information, 223.820, 223.830

P-20W Research Data System Advisory Committee, ch. 400

WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARD, GOVERNOR'S

Duties, 232.935

Members, 232.935, ch. 232A

Quarterly reports concerning unemployment, receipt, 232.920, 232.935

WORKS OF ART (See ART, WORKS OF; PHOTOGRAPHS; PORTRAITS)

WORSHIP (See RELIGION)

WRECKERS (See AUTOMOBILE WRECKERS; TOW CAR OPERATORS)

WRESTLING (See UNARMED COMBAT)

WRITINGS (See DOCUMENTS AND WRITINGS)

WRITS

Application to another judge, when prohibited, D.C.R. 19

Attachment (See ATTACHMENT)

Certiorari (See CERTIORARI)

Constables, duties, liability, 258.070- 258.0707

Definition, 10.115, 28.120, 64.130

Disobedience or resistance to lawful writ, 22.010, 22.100

Execution (See EXECUTION OF CIVIL JUDGMENTS)

First Amendment extraordinary writs, Eighth Judicial District Court, EDCR 2.17

Garnishment (See GARNISHMENT)

Habeas corpus (See HABEAS CORPUS)

Industrial insurance actions, 616A.410

Injunction (See INJUNCTIONS)

Issuance

Court of Appeals, Art. 6 4, 2A.180

District courts, Art. 6 6

Military courts, 412.574

Municipal courts, 5.060

Supreme Court, Art. 6 4, 2.130, NRAP 21

Judgment, relief from, various writs abolished, NRCP 60(e), JCRCP 60(b)

Justices of the peace, fees, 4.060

Mandamus (See MANDAMUS)

Possession (See CLAIM AND DELIVERY)

Prohibition (See PROHIBITION, WRITS OF)

Quo warranto (See QUO WARRANTO)

Restitution of premises (See EVICTION)

Returns, fees not to be charged by public officer, 281.260

Review (See CERTIORARI)

Rules regulating writs, power of Supreme Court to adopt, 2.120

Sequestration, NRCP 70(c), JCRCP 70

Sheriff to endorse, 248.120

Subpoenas (See SUBPOENAS)

Venire (See VENIRE)

WRONGFUL CONVICTION OF FELONY, ACTIONS FOR

Appeal of decisions, 41.930

Attorney appointment for person bringing action, 41.900

Attorney's fees, award, restrictions, 41.950, 41.960

Certificate of innocence, entry, sealing of records upon entry, 41.910

Counseling services awarded to person, inclusion of certain relatives, 41.950

Damages

Amount of damages, calculation, 41.950

Claims to recover damages, procedures, 41.970

Evidence required for award, 41.900

Limitations on award of damages, action not subject to certain laws, 41.920

Reduction based on previous action or settlement, calculation of award, reimbursement, 41.960

Dismissal of action, 41.910

Evidence, standard of proof, weight and admissibility, 41.900

Immunity of judicial and other officers, applicability of laws, 41.920

Imprisonment, restrictions on award of damages for, 41.950

Innocence defined, 41.900

Limitation of actions, 41.940

Other monetary relief, 41.950

Pleadings, 41.930

Qualifications for bringing action, 41.900

Res judicata and collateral estoppel inapplicable, 41.930

Sealing of records of criminal history, 41.910

Setting date for trial, preference, 16.025

Settlement agreements, effect, 41.960

Sovereign immunity, waiver, 41.920

Trial without jury, 41.930

WRONGFUL DEATH

Abortions, liability for failure to preserve life of infant under certain conditions, 442.270

Burglary, person using deadly force against intruder, presumption, 41.095

Carjacking, person using deadly force against intruder, presumption, 41.095

Child support enforcement, duties of insurance companies, 425.364

Comparative negligence, 41.141

Constructional defects, liability for death caused by, 11.202, 11.2055

Contribution among tortfeasors, 17.225-17.305

Criminal act, limitation on action against State or political subdivision by person engaged in, 41.0334

Execution of judgments, certain payments received as compensation for wrongful death exempt, 21.090

Hospital lien on proceeds of action, 108.585-108.660

Invasion of the home, person using deadly force against intruder presumed fearful of death or injury, 41.095

Limitation of actions, 11.202, 11.2055

Malpractice (See MALPRACTICE)

Motor vehicle crashes (See ACCIDENTS)

Murder or felonious killing of decedent, wrongful death action by culpable actor prohibited, 41B.330

Negligence (See NEGLIGENCE)

Persons who may sue, 41.085

Proceeds of judgment liable for debts of deceased, 41.085

Ski area operators, liability, 455A.160

Substantial bodily harm defined, 0.060

Survival of actions, 41.100

Trailheads, reports, duties and liability of operators, 455B.450

Water recreation access areas, reports, duties and liability of operators, 455B.450