[Rev. 3/19/2013 2:11:55 PM]

INDEX OF STATUTES AND RESOLUTIONS OF 1991

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ABANDONED OR UNCLAIMED PROPERTY

      Mobile home located in mobile home park, 2275

      Public administrators, donation or disposal of unclaimed personal property, 12

      State authorized to take custody of certain unclaimed property held out-of-state, 287

      Tenants, termination of leasehold following abandonment, 1039

ABORTION

      Court orders, jurisdiction of family courts, 2175

      Preventing person from entering or leaving medical facility prohibited, 1687

ABUSE

      Aged persons (See AGED PERSONS)

      Children (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

ACCIDENTS

      Chemical accident defined, 1994

      Hazardous materials

             Funding of emergency response training programs, 842-844

             Safety plan in master plan, consideration, 1402

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Motor vehicles

             Claims within jurisdiction of justices’ courts excluded from mandatory arbitration provisions, 46

             Leased vehicles, authority of short-term lessor to process charge on credit card for damage to vehicle, 1333

             Tow car owner or operator, penalty for failure to clean roadway after removal of disabled vehicle, 246

      Occupational accidents, reports of injuries, 2012, 2432

      Traumatic brain injuries (See TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES)

ACCOUNTANTS

      Audits of insurers, reports of violations, 2026

      Certification, experience requirements, 2151

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

      Nevada state board of accountancy

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Composition, 2150

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

ACCOUNTS AND ACCOUNTING

      Health maintenance organizations, requirements, 2036

      Local governments (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Nontestamentary trusts, trustees’ duties, 821

      State agencies (See STATE FINANCES AND FUNDS; specific agency)

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

      Notaries public, verification of identity of person making acknowledgment, 67

ACQUITTAL

      Following verdict of guilty

             Appeal from denial of motion for new trial, 651

             Entry of judgment, 651

             Insufficient evidence as ground for, 651

             New trial after vacation or reversal of judgment of acquittal, 651

      Insanity, examination by psychologist, 1001

ACTIONS

      Business taxes, recovery of delinquency or overpayments, 2457-2459

      Corporations

             Dissenters’ actions, 1198

             Selection of directors of for corporations for public benefit, 1275

      CPR, limitation of liability of certain persons administering, 2166

      Deeds of trust, failure to record discharge or release, 1104

      Discrimination

             Employment, discrimination based on lawful use of product outside work hours, 942

             Housing, actions concerning, 1982

      Emergency management, reinstatement of employment following dismissal based on membership in volunteer unit, 828

      Excavations or demolitions, violations, 1144, 1145

      Fees (See COURT COSTS AND FEES)

      Fraternal benefit societies, indemnification of directors, officers, employees, agents, 221

      Hang gliding, liability of property owner for injuries, 185

      Intercollegiate athletics, failure of national association to observe procedural rules, 110

      Lease-purchase agreements, violations, 519, 520

      Lien on real property, failure to record discharge or release, 1104

      Limitation of actions (See LIMITATION OF ACTIONS)

      Local improvements, action to correct or set aside determination, 672

      Malpractice (See MALPRACTICE)

      Motor vehicles, claims within jurisdiction of justices’ courts excluded from mandatory arbitration provisions, 46

      Para-gliding, liability of property owner for injuries, 185

      Solicitation on highway median, prohibition on action against state or local government for injuries arising from, 142

      Termination of parental rights, hearings to be closed to public, exception, 199

      Veterinarians, licensure required to bring action for recovery of compensation, 2067

ACUPUNCTURE (See ORIENTAL MEDICINE)

ADDRESSES

      Chiropractic licensees to provide to licensing board, 2081

      Commercial buildings, posting of street address required, 998

      Public buildings, posting of street address required, 998

ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1533

      Budget division

             Appropriations, 1494, 1502

             Assessment of licensing boards for operational expenses of division, 1546

             Augmentation of authorized expenditures, authorization, 1544

             Bill drafts, appropriation for reimbursement of legal division, 909

             Computer system, appropriation for improvements to, 2194

             Computerized budget files, submission to fiscal analysis division, 2445

             Determination of proceeds of certain taxes and fees, 1523

             Drivers’ license division, approval of surcharge for services rendered by, 999

             Education department’s authorized expenditures, authority to permit augmentation, 1553

             Industrial claimants’ attorney, repeal of authorization to administer budget of, 59

             Recycling of paper by state agencies, request for waiver, 907

             Salaries of certain unclassified employees, 1507

             Savings by state agencies, determination by chief, 2299

             State budget process, committee to study the, representation, 2645

      Compensation officers, duties, 764-770

      Director

             Cost allocation plan, preparation, 1546

             Human resources, committee to review proposals of, member, 2143

             Salary, 1507

      Hearings division

             Appeals officers, appeals from decisions of hearing officers, 765, 767

             Hearing officers, appeals from decisions of compensation officers, 763, 766

             Industrial insurance, duties, 2396, 2417, 2418

             Salaries of certain unclassified employees, 1507

      Minority teachers and other licensed personnel, representation on recruitment committee, 2376

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Superintendent of public instruction, submission of compilation of budget reports, 1550

      Women, Nevada commission for, assistance to, 1911

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSESSMENTS

      Distribution of proceeds, 1556

      District courts, assessment for support of, 1153

      Family courts, distribution of assessments to, 2181-2183

      Felonies or gross misdemeanors, amount and disposition of assessments, 1153

      Installment payments, application and distribution, 1555

      Juvenile courts, imposition against certain children, 971

      Reduction following cancellation or reduction of fine prohibited, 1555

      Refunds prohibited, 1555

      Uncollectible amounts, defendant not required to pay, 1555

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW AND PROCEDURE

      Contested cases, restrictions on receipt of compensation by public officers for representation of clients, 1597

      Ethics, commission on, powers, 1591

      Health care practitioners, review of licensing regulations by legislative committee on health care, 940

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE—Contested cases)

      Industrial insurance regulation, division of, authority, 2401

      Purchasing division, authority to adopt regulations, 620

ADOPTION

      Booklet on adoption, preparation and distribution, 1864

      Child and family services, division of, powers and duties, 2118

      Child in need of protection, permanent placement with adoptive parent, 1359

      Children with special needs

             Definition, 1865

             Fees for services related to adoption prohibited, 1865

             Register of descriptive information, availability to prospective parents, 1865

      Consent to adoption

             Authorized agencies, 948

             Witnesses, requirements, 949

      Discrimination in housing based on familial status prohibited, 1979, 1981

      Family courts, jurisdiction, 2175

      Fingerprinting of adoptive parents, payments of costs, 951

      Legislative study of programs for adoption, 2142

      Names and information to identify adopted person and related persons, requirements for release, 947

      Placement in home of prospective adoptive parents, requirements, 949

      School pupils, provision of information concerning adoption urged, 2592

      State register for adoption, purpose, contents, 947

      Welfare division

             Booklet, preparation and distribution, 1864

             Fees, limitation, 1865

             Register of children with special needs, establishment, 1865

             Relinquishments for adoption on behalf of certain out-of-state agencies, acceptance authorized, 948

             Restrictions on release of certain information, 947

ADULT EDUCATION

      Authorized expenditures, 1554

ADVERTISEMENTS AND ADVERTISING

      Fax machines, unsolicited advertisements prohibited, penalty, 126

      Hoax bombs, unlawful to advertise for sale, 816

      Junk dealers, prohibition on advertising without license, 788

      Lease of personal property with option to purchase, advertising requirements, 519

      Secondhand dealers, prohibition on advertising without license, 788

      Storage facilities, restrictions on advertising units as climate controlled, 2164

ADVOCATE FOR INSURANCE CUSTOMERS

      Establishment of office, 1607

      Powers and duties, 1607, 1629

AERONAUTS

      Antiquated provisions revised, 252

AFFIDAVITS

      Estates under $2,500, administration by affidavit of public administrator, 195

AGE

      Jet skis, minimum age for operation, 852

      Special education programs, eligibility, 2129

      Watercraft towing person on water skis or other devices, minimum age of operator, 856

AGED PERSONS

      Absent ballots, requests for, 2220

      Abuse, neglect or exploitation

             Protective services, organization of teams to assist in coordination of, 134

             Social workers required to report, 135

      Occupational therapy, practice defined, 986

      Ombudsman for aging persons, appointment, qualifications and duties, 2311

      Property tax assistance

             Appropriation, 1494, 1503

             Rent, amount deemed tax for purposes of allowance, refunds, 2250

      Senior citizens’ legislature, formation urged, 2621

      Social security (See SOCIAL SECURITY)

      Taxicabs, financing provisions for subsidized transportation, 1962

      Welfare division’s program for cash assistance payments, appropriation, 1047

AGING SERVICES DIVISION (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF)

AGRICULTURE

      Farm vehicles, definition for purposes of registration fees, 2353

      Grazing fees, retention of current formula urged, 2606

      Hazardous substances, agricultural activities exempt from statutory provisions authorizing inspections and corrective action, 858

      Local products, purchase and sale encouraged, 2556

      Pasture fences, developer’s liability for failure to repair, 1147

      Property tax

             Agricultural real property and agricultural use defined, 531

             Deferred tax, 2100-2105

      Wetlands, federal legislation to provide universal definition urged, 2535

AGRICULTURE, STATE BOARD OF

      Alfalfa seed research and promotion fund designated account, 1791

      Fuel, adoption of standards, 2024

      Removal of directors of certain divisions, concurrence of board required, 1354

AGRICULTURE, STATE DEPARTMENT OF

      Animal industry, division of, classification and removal of director, 1353

      Appropriation, 1501

      Authorized expenditures, 1542

      Beef, fund for the promotion of, designated account, 1791

      Brand inspection, division of

             Removal of director, 1354

             Salary of director, 1514

      Executive director, salary, 1513

      Livestock inspection fund

             Account, designation, 1790

             Removal of source, 9

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Pasture fences, certification of certain fences, 1148

      Plant industry, division of

             Director

                   Employment classification and removal, 1354

                   Salary, 1513

             Vehicle and support equipment, appropriation, 1358

      Registration and enforcement fund designated account, 1790

AID TO DEPENDENT CHILDREN (See also WELFARE; WIC PROGRAM)

      Appropriations, 1499, 1503

AIDING AND ABETTING

      Child custody, penalty for assisting in unlawful removal of child, 1423

      Firearm, aggravating factor in determination of penalty for aiding minor to possess illegally, 1154

AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome)

      Affordable drugs for treatment, encouragement of development urged, 2660

      Exposure may constitute injury for industrial insurance purposes, 2400

      Public schools, notification of presence in school to or from health authority, 1340

      School course on prevention of AIDS, report, 2612

AIR POLLUTION

      Engine emission control (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

      Grants to agencies in certain areas for programs to improve air quality, 2021

      Indirect sources, enforcement of regulations concerning, 1380

      Local air pollution control agencies

             Delegation of authority to determine violations and impose penalties, disposition of such penalties, 2162

             Indirect sources, enforcement of regulations against existing sources, 1380

      Property tax exemption for property used for pollution control, filing of affidavit, 2090, 2091

AIRCRAFT

      Jet fuel, imposition of additional tax to finance transportation improvements, 36-38

      Ravens, permits to allow persons to hunt or control from aircraft, 333

AIRPORT AUTHORITY OF CARSON CITY

      Bond issues, removal of exemption from certain taxes, 1713

AIRPORT AUTHORITY OF LANDER COUNTY

      Board of trustees

             Powers and duties, 508-510

             Vacancies, 508

      Bond issues, removal of exemption from certain taxes, 1713

      Name changed to Airport Authority of Battle Mountain, 506

      Plans for physical development and zoning of property owned by, preparation, 509

      Short-term financing authorized, 510

AIRPORT AUTHORITY OF WASHOE COUNTY

      Bond issues, removal of exemption from certain taxes, 1713

      Civil service plan

             Appeal from decision of board, 294

             Disciplinary action, review by board, 293

             Exemption of managers, supervisors, deputy directors and executive director, 293

             Probationary periods, 293

      Concession agreements, bidding and notice requirements, 205

      County fair and recreation board, nomination of members, 820

AIRPORTS

      Gaming devices, operation in certain areas restricted, 968

      Transportation projects related to airports, tax for financing, 37

ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE

      Counselors, representation as certified without certification prohibited, 706

      DUI offenders, treatment for alcohol and drug abuse, 778

      Educational courses, license fees for business and instructors, 1908

      First-time controlled substance offenders, probation and treatment without trial, 1647

      Limited health service organizations, formation and regulation, 1113

      Outdoor youth programs, licensure and regulation, 2300

      Prisoners

             Credit for completion of treatment, 102, 1404

             Release from jail for counseling, 150

      School pupils, development of prevention programs, 2079

      State employees, testing for presence of alcohol and drugs, 1348-1352

      Traumatic brain injuries, self-help groups urged to develop programs for, 2623

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

ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES (See INTOXICATING LIQUORS)

ALIENS

      Industrial insurance, amount and direct payment of compensation to nonresident alien dependents, 804

      Unemployment compensation, eligibility for benefits, 256

      Water, application for appropriation, 859

ANATOMICAL GIFTS

      Drivers’ license and identification cards may indicate intent, 2171-2174

      Minors, power to make, 162-164

ANIMAL TECHNICIANS

      Action for compensation for services, 2067

ANIMALS

      Dogs, harassing or killing of big game mammals prohibited, 268

      Impoundment, portion of certain sales to be paid to owner of animal, 10

      Service animals, prohibition on discrimination based on, 1981

ANNEXATIONS

      Adoption of plan by certain cities required, 1736

      Contiguity, requirements, exception, 1737

      Denial, procedure following, 1740

ANNUITIES

      Coverage by Nevada life and health guaranty association, 864

      Substitute coverage, 865, 866

ANTELOPE (See HUNTING; WILDLIFE)

APARTMENT BUILDINGS (See also BUILDINGS)

      Abandonment of property by tenant, termination of leasehold, 1039

      Plumbing fixtures, water conservation standards, 1167

APPEALS

      Acquittal, appeal from denial of motion following verdict of guilty, 651

      Airport Authority of Washoe County, appeal from decision of board, 294

      Arbitration programs, disincentives to appeal required, 1345

      Capital cases, appropriation for nonprofit corporation providing defense, 2214

      Conditional plea of guilty or nolo contendere, review of adverse determination of any specified pretrial motion, 301

      Ethics commission, appeals from opinions of, 1599

      Excavations or demolitions, appeal from determination of public service commission, 1144

      Gaming licensees, 2145

      Habeas corpus, appeals from grant of writ, 74

      Hospitals, appeal from decision concerning indigent patients, 1937

      Impact fees, appeal from action, decision or order, 49

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Large parcels, division of land into, appeal from decision of planning commission, 281

      Local improvements, appeal from adverse order or review of proceedings, 668, 673

      Municipal courts, appeals of criminal cases limited, 1343

      Planned unit developments, appeal from action, decision or order, 49

      Purchasing, state, surety requirements for appeal by person making unsuccessful bid or proposal, 623

      Subdivision of land, appeal from decision or order, 48

      Taxicab administrator, appeals from final decisions made by, 1960

      Victims of crime, appeal from adverse decisions concerning compensation, 763, 765-767

APPEALS, COURT OF

      Creation, 2565

APPLIANCES

      Lease-purchase agreements, regulation, 515

APPRAISERS OF REAL ESTATE

      Applicability of statutory provisions, 887

      Classifications, establishment by regulation, 890

      Commission of appraisers of real estate, composition, 888

      Discrimination in housing, prohibitions on, 1983

      Educational requirements, 891, 892

      Examination fees, 895

      Federal regulations, conformance of statutory provisions to, 887, 890

      Interns, association and supervision, 889

      Licensure or certification, 890

      Qualifications, 891, 892

APPRENTICESHIPS

      Discrimination against persons with mental disabilities prohibited, 1021-1023

APPROPRIATIONS

      Abuse or neglect of a child, committee for training reporters of, 1920

      Aging services, division of, 2311

      Archives and records, division of, 331, 1700

      Attorney general, 772, 1493, 1502, 1503

      Blind, bureau of services to the, 1924

      Budget division, 909, 2194

      Caliente, City of, development of plans for city hall complex, 2209

      Capital cases, nonprofit organization providing defense, 2214

      Carson City, purchase of emergency equipment, 2387

      China Spring youth camp, construction of vocational technology building, 2194

      Clark County

             Fairgrounds, completion of construction, 2352

             Fire vehicles, purchase, 2387

             Moapa Valley fairgrounds, 2387

      Clark County Bar Association, 974

      Commerce, department of, 2078

      Conservation and natural resources, state department of, 851, 1357

      Conservation camps, 851, 1357

      Contingency fund, 1505

      Contingent expenditures prohibited, 2472

      District courts, compensation of additional judges, 2170, 2188

      Doolittle Community Center, 2069

      Douglas County, construction of certain building, 2194

      Education

             Class-size reduction, trust fund for, 1605

             Counselors employed to assist in certain programs, payment of salaries, 2079

             Minority teachers and other licensed personnel, assistance in recruitment, 2375

             National guard, benefits, 1745

             Occupational education courses, equipment and materials for, 2088

             Public broadcasting stations, 1453

             State distributive school account, 514, 1552

             Technical high school in Lyon County, planning, 2080

      Elections, program for reregistration on change of address, 2227

      Elko County, construction of certain water wells, 2326

      Ely railroad depot, expenses, 514

      Emergency fund, 310

      Examiners, state board of, 310, 1515

      Family courts, compensation of additional judges, 2188

      Fernley Preservation Society, restoration of train depot, 2081

      Forestry, division of, 1357

      Forestry honor camps, 851

      Gaming commission, Nevada, 1921

      Gaming control board, 2379

      General appropriation act, 1493

      General appropriation bills, time limit for final passage, 2478, 2597

      Genetics program, 2067

      Gerlach General Improvement District, 2387

      Governor’s office, purchase of computer hardware, 1666

      Hazardous materials training center, 1506

      Health division, 292, 1166, 2067, 2075, 2256

      Holocaust, governor’s advisory council on education relating to the, 914

      Immunization of preschool and school children, purchase of vaccines, 292

      Interim finance committee, 2214

      Investigation division, 1846

      Juvenile correctional facilities and related programs, assessment of needs, 2143

      Juvenile special supervision programs, use of appropriated money restricted, 847

      Legal aid services, 974

      Legislative counsel bureau, 845, 1134, 1529, 1588

      Legislative fund, 1, 379, 1342, 1588, 2109, 2143

      Library and archives, state, 331, 1340

      Lincoln County, payment of contributions for long-term medical care, 2387

      Local cultual activities, fund for, 2253

      Lyon County school district, 2080, 2386

      Medicaid fraud control unit, 1056

      Medically indigent, program of state aid, 119

      Mental hygiene and mental retardation division, 1884

      Midas, Town of, construction of community well, 2326

      Military, department of the, 1745, 2073

      Motor pool fund, 406, 2039

      Motor vehicles and public safety, department of, 358, 1846, 2256

      Museums and history, department of, 514

      National College of Juvenile and Family Law, 2195

      National guard, expenses relating to benefits for members, 1745

      National Legislative Black Caucus, expenses relating to meeting of, 1342

      Nevada museum and historical society, 2254

      Nevada state museum, 127

      Nye County regional medical center, 2189

      Ombudsman for aging persons, 2311

      Park facilities, 851, 2073

      Plant industry, division of, 1358

      Prenatal care, grants for malpractice insurance subsidies, 2160

      Prisons, department of, 1583

      Public broadcasting stations, 1453

      Public records, expenses relating to scheduling of, 1700

      Public works board, state, 127, 1524

      Racing commission, Nevada, 772

      Radiological health section, 1166

      Rehabilitation division, 1924

      Reserve for statutory contingency fund, 310

      Secretary of state, 2227

      Senior citizens’ property tax allowance, refunds, 2250

      Sickle cell anemia, pilot programs, 2256

      Stabilize the operation of state government, fund to, appropriation restricted, 2471

      Stale claims account, 310

      State controller, improvement of computerized financial management system, 1699

      State employees, salary increases, 1515

      State health laboratory, 1166

      State parks, division of, 147, 851, 2073

      Storey County, improvements to water system, 2387

      Supreme court, 452, 2210, 2291, 2443

      Taxation, department of, 1452, 1921, 2250, 2294, 2466

      Tuscarora, Town of, construction of community well, 2326

      University of Nevada

             Computer equipment and software, purchase of, 2253

             Genetics program, 2067

             Health insurance, study of uninsured persons, 2155

             Prenatal care, insurance subsidies for providers of, 2160

             Salary increases, 1516

      Washoe County Bar Association, 974

      Washoe County, improvements to fairground, 2352

      Welfare administrative account, 772

      Welfare division, 119, 1047, 1056

      Wells, City of, construction of medical facility, 2189

      White Pine Historical Railroad Foundation, 2282

      WIC program, 2075

      Windsor Park subdivision, North Las Vegas, 2292

      Yerington Grammar School No. 9 Restoration, Inc., 2080

      Youth services division, 1585

      Youth training center, Nevada, 1559

ARBITRATION

      Civil actions, mandatory arbitration and voluntary arbitration, 1343, 1344

      Hospitals and patients, arbitration of disputes between, 2332, 2338

      Motor vehicles, claims within jurisdiction of justice’s court excluded from mandatory arbitration provisions, 46

      Report to legislature concerning program, 1345

      School districts and employees, collective bargaining, 625

      Training programs, establishment and funding, 1343, 1345

ARCHITECTURE, STATE BOARD OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1543

      Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

ARCHIVES AND RECORDS, DIVISION OF (See LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES, STATE)

ARMED FORCES (See also PERSIAN GULF CRISIS)

      Prisoners of war or MIA’s, legislation directing federal agencies to disclose information urged, 2571

      Unemployment compensation, benefits for claimant with spouse in military excluded from employer’s record for experience rating, 527

ARMORED TRANSPORT

      Private patrolmen defined, 182

ARREST

      DUI offenders, unauthorized absences, 783

      Execution of order, sheriff’s fee, 407

      Juveniles, fingerprinting after arrest authorized, 55

      Local detention facility, issuance of warrant for recapture of escaped prisoner, 19

      Nighttime, arrest for misdemeanor authorized, 331

ARSON

      Gangs, additional penalty for crime committed as member of criminal gang, 1057

ARTS, NEVADA STATE COUNCIL ON THE

      Appropriation, 1497

      Authorized expenditures, 1536

      Cultural affairs, commission for, chairman as member, 1346

      Executive director, salary, 1514

ASPHALT

      Appropriation for paving and striping, 1525

      Pavement, conditions for removal by mechanical equipment, 1143

      Recycled materials, preferences, 1675

ASSAULT

      Gangs, additional penalty for crime committed as member of criminal gang, 1057

      Intent to commit other crime, assault with, crimes eliminated, 123

      School employees, penalty for assault committed upon, 774

ASSEMBLY, STATE (See LEGISLATURE)

ASSEMBLYMEN (See LEGISLATURE—Members)

ATHLETIC COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Agency fund designated account, 1775

      Appropriation, 1502

      Authorized expenditures, 1540

      Executive secretary, salary, 1514

      Unarmed combat, civil penalties for certain violations, 1141

ATHLETIC CONTESTS

      Unarmed combat, civil penalties for violations, 1141

ATHLETIC ORGANIZATIONS (See also NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS)

      National collegiate athletic associations, observance of procedural standards required, 110

ATM’s

      Safety requirements, 1123

ATTACHMENT

      Body attachment of child for purposes of protective custody, 923

      Constables, fee for serving attachment, 409

      Sheriffs, fee for serving attachment, 407

      Writ, time for return, 195

ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME

      Sexual assault, limit on parole of person convicted of attempt, 18

ATTORNEY GENERAL

      Adjudication emergency fund designated account, 1781

      Authorized expenditures, 1532

      Business taxes, prosecution of actions, 2457, 2459

      Campaign practices, prosecution of violations, 1400, 1924

      Chemicals, committees to oversee management of risks, counsel for, 2007

      Computers, injunction to prevent unlawful act involving, 50

      Contracts, notice of intent to void, 1593

      Dental care, organizations for, recovery of penalty for late reports, 2206

      Employees, salaries, 1507

      Ethics violations, recovery of fee, compensation, gift or benefit received by, 1593

      Excavations or demolitions, enforcement of statutory provisions, 1144

      Hazardous chemical violations, recovery of penalties, 2010

      Health maintenance organizations, recovery of penalty for late reports, 2204

      High-level radioactive waste repository, appropriation for litigation expenses, 772

      Improper governmental action reported by peace officer, investigation, 2212

      Industrial insurance, prosecution of violations, 2426

      License plates, fees, 2312

      Litigation, revolving account for unexpected expenses relating to, creation, 2085

      Lotteries, duties, 2268

      Medicaid fraud control unit, creation, powers and duties, appropriation, 1053, 1054, 1056, 1703

      Medicaid violations by health care providers, prosecution, 1050, 1053

      Medical facilities, investigation and prosecution of violations, 1054

      Missing children, cases concerning to be given priority, 1420

      Motor clubs, recovery of penalty for late reports, 2207

      Office and programs, appropriations for, 1493, 1502, 1503

      Public works, approval of contracts, 1528

      Securities, authority to investigate and prosecute violations concerning, 593

      Special litigation account, transfer of certian amount, 2085

      Title insurance company, action concerning impaired company, 1856

      Welfare administrative account, appropriation for certain litigation expenses, 772

ATTORNEYS AT LAW

      Bar associations, appropriation for expenses relating to legal aid services, 974

      Court-appointed attorneys, fee schedule, 2077

      Criminal proceedings, issuance of certain subpenas authorized, 302

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

      Dispute resolution (See DISPUTE RESOLUTION)

      Industrial claimants’ attorney (See INDUSTRIAL CLAIMANTS’ ATTORNEY, STATE)

      Industrial insurance cases, fees, 2410, 2431

      Juvenile courts, notice of master’s findings provided child’s attorney, 924

      Sheriffs, practice of law prohibited, 105

ATTORNEYS IN FACT

      Disclaimer of property interest, disclaimant defined, 1706

      Life-sustaining procedures, decisions to withhold or withdraw treatment, 629-638, 1883

      Provider of health care or his employee or operator of health care facility or his employee may serve as attorney in fact under certain circumstances, 1563

AUDIOLOGISTS AND SPEECH PATHOLOGISTS

      Board of examiners for audiology and speech pathology

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

             Licensing regulations, review by legislative committee on health care, 940

      Continuing education, proof required for reinstatement of license, 172

      Licenses, reinstatement, fees, 172

      Speech pathology, practice defined, 171

AUDIT DIVISION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

AUDITS

      Gaming licensees, 2255

      Industrial insurance

             Employer, records may be subpenaed, 2390

             Insurers, 2394

      Insurance companies, 2026

      Legislative audits, 392-395

      Motor carriers, cost-benefit analysis of performing audits, 2588

AUTHORIZED EXPENDITURES

      Adult education, 1554

      Child Nutrition Act, 1534, 1553

      Class-size reduction, trust fund for, distributions from, 1605, 1606

      Consolidated bond interest and redemption fund, expenditures from, 1531

      Cultural affairs, commission for, 1347

      Education, department of, 1553, 1554

      Education gift fund, 279

      Fire marshal, state, 844

      General authorized expenditures act, 1532

      Legislative bills, time limit for final passage, 2478, 2597

      Legislative fund

             Clergy, compensation, 2543

             Insurance premiums for temporary legislative employees, 2660

             Speakers, compensation, 2493, 2532, 2561, 2565

      Low-income housing, trust fund for, 1639

      Merit award board, 1830

      Prisons, department of, 1505

      Public service commission of Nevada, 844

      State agencies, boards, commissions, institutions and officers generally, 1532

      State parks, division of, 2074, 2075, 2564

      Welfare division, 1056

AUTISM

      Human resources department, provision of special education programs and related services, 2128

AUTOMATIC TELLER MACHINES

      Safety requirements, 1123

AUTOMOBILE WRECKERS

      Certificates of dismantling, fees, 1906

      Enforcement powers of department of motor vehicles and public safety, 756

      Junk certificates, issuance and effect, 1675, 1676

      Out-of-state wreckers, bond requirement, 525

      Violations, administrative fines authorized, 756

B

BAIL

      Agents or solicitors, amount of bond required, 1018

      Counties, centralized billing and collection system authorized, 449

      Deposits, refund of surplus, 303

      Exoneration of surety, time for, 1015, 1016

      Extradition, release on bail of person waiving extradition restricted, 153

      Forfeitures, 1015

      Increase, notice requirements, 303

      Justices of the peace, fee for filing and processing of bond, 1017

      Release of bail, time for, 1016

BAIL AGENTS OR SOLICITORS

      Bond, amount required, 1018

BAILIFFS

      Choke holds, use restricted and training required, 982

BANKS AND BANKING

      Appraisers of real estate, certain exemption repealed, 898

      Assets, certain overdrafts excluded from consideration as, 373

      Automatic teller machines, safety requirements, 1123

      Bankers’ acceptances, investments by governmental entities, 341, 346

      Funds transfers, Uniform Commercial Code, 430-449

      Licenses, certain fees eliminated, 372

      Loan limitations, adoption of regulations concerning, 373

      Management investment trust or companies, investments by certain trustees, 822

      Overdrafts, consideration as assets restricted, 373

      Stock, restrictions against payment of commission or fee for sale of, 616

BARBERS AND BARBERING

      Barbershops

             Inspection fees, 2196

             Licenses, biennial renewal and fees, 2196

      Barbers’ health and sanitation board

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

      Certificates of registration, fees, 2196

      Examination fees, 2196

      Tuberculosis and other communicable diseases, filing of physician’s certificate, 2196

BARS AND COCKTAIL LOUNGES

      Brew pubs, licensure and regulation, 383

      Smoking restrictions, 645

      Substitution by retailer of requested brand of liquor prohibited, penalty, 360

BATHROOMS

      Plumbing fixtures, water conservation standards, 1167

BATTERIES

      Penalty for improper disposal, 1671

      Recycling, duties, 1671

BATTERY

      Penalties, 154

      School employees, penalty for battery committed upon, 774

BEEF COUNCIL, NEVADA

      Authorized expenditures, 1542

      Fund for the promotion of beef designated account, 1791

BEER (See INTOXICATING LIQUORS)

BICYCLES

      Driver’s license examination, question concerning bicycles urged, 2495

      Educational program concerning safety, development, 2228, 2234

      Motorists, duties and responsibilities toward riders, 2228

      Nevada bicycle advisory board, creation, duties, 2230

      Operation of bicycle, 2228-2230

      Pathways and lanes

             Planning for, 2233, 2235

             Rails to Trails Conservancy, participation in programs, 2235-2236

             Use by motorists restricted, 2228

      Safety programs, 2234, 2499

      School programs

             Driver education courses, inclusion of bicycle information urged, 2500

             Headgear requirements urged, 2581

             Safety courses urged, 2499

      Throwing substances at or damaging bicycles, penalty, 2232

BILL OF RESPONSIBILITIES

      Support expressed and Bill of Responsibilities Day proclaimed, 2502

BILL OF RIGHTS

      Commemoration of bicentennial and proclamation of Bill of Rights Day, 2502

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

BINGO (See also GAMING)

      Gross revenue, calculation, 534

BIRDS

      Game birds, certain birds excluded from provisions governing waste of game, 334

      Ravens, permits to allow persons to hunt or control from aircraft, 333

      Species which may be hunted or trapped without license, establishment, 262

BIRTH CERTIFICATES

      Children’s trust account, amount of fees credited to, 849

      False certificate, penalty for selling, loaning or giving to minor, 391

      Fees for copies of records and services of state registrar, 848

      Missing children, agency’s duties concerning child’s birth records, 1419

BIRTH DEFECTS

      Genetic disorders, screening program, 2065

BLIND, BUREAU OF SERVICES TO THE (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF—Rehabilitation division)

BLIND PERSONS (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

BLOOD TESTS (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE—Chemical analysis)

BOATS AND BOATING

      Anchored or moored vessels

             Obstruction of passageway ordinarily used by other vessels, 856

             White light, display requirements, 855

      Diver’s flag

             Display required, 853

             Operation of vessel near flag restricted, 853

      Flat wake defined, 853

      Guides, revocation of license for violation of statutory provisions, 1576

      Lighting

             Flashing blue or red light, display restricted, seizure for unlawful use, 855

             White light, display required under certain circumstances, 855

      Marinas, operation of gaming devices in certain areas of public facility restricted, 968

      Personnel watercraft

             Definition, 853

             Minor under 12 years of age, operation prohibited, 852

             Personal flotation device required, 852

             Reckless or negligent operation prohibited, 852

      Registration fees, percentage deposited directly with school district, 2106

      Towing person on water skis or other device

             Flag, requirements, 856

             Operation of other vessels near person in water, speed restrictions, 856

             Operator of vessel and observer, age restrictions, 856

      Unsafe condition, operating vessel in

             Definition, 852

             Peace officers, authority to order corrective action, 852

             Penalties for refusal or failure to comply with directions of peace officer, 852

BOBCATS (See also WILDLIFE)

      Nonlethal control from aircraft authorized, permits required, 333

      Penalty for unlawful killing or possession, 261, 2283

BODY ATTACHMENT

      Child, attachment for purposes of protective custody, 923

BODY SHOPS

      Enforcement powers of department of motor vehicles and public safety, 756

      Liens for labor, materials and storage, study of procedure for sale of vehicle, 2625

      Violations, administrative fines authorized, 756

BOMBS

      Hoax bombs, unlawful to manufacture, purchase, possess, sell, transport or advertise for sale, 816

BOND ISSUES

      Capital improvements, 1526

      City-county relief tax, use of proceeds from supplemental tax for repayment of bonds, 2327

      Colorado River commission, authority to issue additional bonds, 368-370

      Cultural resources, issuance of bonds for preservation and promotion of, 1347

      Environmental protection, legislature may authorize issuance of bonds, 148

      Estate tax excluded from tax exemption for certain bonds, 1710

      Flood control projects, counties authorized to issue securities for, 1373

      General improvement districts, approval of general obligation bond commission required only in certain districts, 972

      Generation-skipping transfer tax excluded from tax exemption for certain bonds, 1710

      Hoover Dam, issuance of bonds for costs of additional powerplant, 294

      Irrigation districts, voting rights of certain persons and entities, 1086, 1087

      Metropolitan police departments, financing of capital improvements, 1061

      Municipal securities, agreement for exchange of interest rates authorized, 356

      Municipalities, amount of securities which state may issue for loans to, 180

      Northern Nevada Community College, financing of building construction, 2151

      Parks and natural resources

             Acquisition and development of property, allocation of certain proceeds, 2163

             Legislature may authorize issuance of bonds, 148

             Sale, lease or exchange of land acquired through bond issues, authority, 2164

             State parks, division of, appropriation as advance against bond proceeds, 147

      Prisons, facilities and institutions, 1527, 1894

      Property tax levy for repayment of state obligations, 1530

      Public water systems, programs for capital improvements, 1832, 1834

      Purchase of state securities, surety bond as security for bids, 1105

      Railroad museum in Boulder City and division of Nevada state railroad museums, 2158

      Room tax, use of tax proceeds for repayment of bonds, 2327, 2328

      Southern Nevada water project, 294, 368-370

      State office building, Las Vegas

             Construction costs, 1528

             Purchase of site, 2374

      Transportation projects

             Districts authorized to issue bonds, 29, 31

             Projection of proposed issues, 26

      University of Nevada System, 1341, 1527, 1557, 1561, 2151, 2380

      Water projects, 1724

BONDS, SURETY

      Automobile wreckers, 525

      Constables, fees for services, 409

      Escrow agency or agent, 1849

      Fraternal benefit societies, 225

      Gaming licensees, fund for bonds of, designated account, 1774-1775

      Hazardous chemical facilities, 2010

      Horse and dog racing, amount of bond required from licensee, 705

      Insurance division, fund for the, designated account, 1820

      Labor commissioner’s agency fund for bonds designated account, 1799

      Limited health service organizations, 1119

      Motor vehicle fuel dealers, 1901

      Private schools, certificate of deposit in lieu of bond, 975, 977

      Purchasing, state, requirements for bids or proposals, 619, 623

      State agency fund for bonds, creation, 1749

      State securities, purchase of, 1105

      Water systems, operators of privately owned public systems, 402

BOOKS AND MAGAZINES

      Secondhand dealers, transactions exempt from reporting requirements, 121

BOOT CAMPS

      Appropriation for regimental discipline program and study of effectiveness, 1499, 1505

BOOT DRIVE LAW, 140-144, 365

BOTTLES

      Motor vehicles, open containers of alcoholic beverages prohibited, 838

      Plastic containers to carry symbol indicating plastic resin used in manufacture, fine for violation, 102

BOULDER CITY (See also CITIES)

      Railroad museum, repayment of loan for equipment, 2158

BOUNDARIES

      Subdivisions, approval and survey requirements for adjustments to boundaries, 1381

      Surveyors, right of entry on public or private land, 1889

      Transportation districts, 29, 30

BOXING AND WRESTLING

      Violations, civil penalties, 1141

BRAND INSPECTION, DIVISION OF (See AGRICULTURE, STATE DEPARTMENT OF)

BREAST IMPLANTS

      Informed consent, requirements, penalty for failure to obtain, 1690

BREATH TEST (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE—Chemical analysis)

BREWERIES

      Licensure and regulation, 383

BUDGET DIVISION (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

BUILDING CODES

      Water conservation standards for plumbing fixtures in new construction, 1167

BUILDING PERMITS

      Tax on residential, commercial and industrial development for improvement of transportation, exclusion from definition of fee, 35

BUILDINGS

      Commercial buildings

             Street address to be posted, 998

             Termination of leasehold following abandonment by tenant, 1039

      Plumbing fixtures, water conservation standards, 1167

      Public buildings

             Plumbing fixtures, water conservation standards, 1168

             Smoking restrictions, 645

             State buildings, legislative study of naming policy and procedure, 2639

             State office building in Las Vegas

                   Bond issue for construction, 1528

                   Purchase of site, 2373

             Street address to be posted, 998

BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS, DIVISION OF (See GENERAL SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF)

BULK TRANSFERS

      Uniform Commercial Code, article repealed, 449

BURN INJURIES

      Reports of treatment of certain injuries required, investigations, 1896

BUSES

      School buses (See SCHOOL BUSES)

      Smoking prohibited in maintenance facility or office associated with bus system operated by regional transportation commission, 644

      Terminals, operation of gaming devices in certain areas restricted, 968

BUSINESS LICENSES

      Industrial insurance, licensure prohibited without evidence of coverage, 2436, 2437

      Instructions and information on taxes to be provided new businesses, 1580

      Junk dealers, license may be required to advertise, 788

      Liquor licenses, notice of prohibition on substitution of brand of beverage to be provided applicants, 361

      Local licenses, compliance with state licensure and tax provisions required, 2461, 2463

      Revenue derived by local governments from fees, limit on, 1439

      Room tax excluded from definition of business license fees, 34

      Secondhand dealers, license may be required to advertise, 788

      State business license required, fees, 2450

BUSINESS TAXES

      Contractors, duties, 2456

      Exemptions, 2450

      Hospitals, 2334, 2335

      Instructions and information on taxes to be provided new businesses, 1580

      Liens for nonpayment, 2456

      Overpayments, credits and refunds, 2457

      Penalty or interest, exemption, 2454

      Privilege tax, imposition, 2451

      Records, maintenance, 2454

      Taxation, department of, appropriation for expenses relating to collection of taxes, 2466

      Termination or sale of business, effect, 2455

BUTTER

      Assessment for support of state dairy commission, 924

C

CALIENTE, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      City hall complex, appropriation for development of plans for, 2209

CALIENTE YOUTH CENTER

      Capital improvements, bond issues for, 1526, 1528

      Child and family services, division of, powers and duties, 2122

      Commitment of certain children, authority of youth services division, 202

      General appropriations, 1497

      Superintendent, salary, 1510

      Transfer from one facility to another, notification of parents and court, 202

CALIFORNIA, STATE OF

      Correctional officers, authority to maintain custody of prisoner in Nevada, 974

CALIFORNIA-NEVADA SUPER SPEED GROUND TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM

      Commission

             Service of pleasure of governor, 176

             Terms of office, 176

      Sunset provisions, 177

CAMPING

      Outdoor youth programs, licensure and regulation, 2300

CANS

      Motor vehicles, open containers of alcoholic beverages prohibited, 838

CAPITOL COMPLEX

      Fremont School property, bond issue for purchase of, 1527

      Legislative grounds, description, 943

      Street address of public buildings to be posted, 998

CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION

      Liability of certain persons administering CPR limited, 2166

      School instruction in CPR required, 2165

CARSON CITY (See also CITIES; COUNTIES)

      Airport authority, removal of exemption from certain taxes for bond issues, 1713

      Fremont School property, purchase by state, 1527

      Hazardous materials response equipment, appropriation for purchase, 2387

      Local Government Tax Act of 1991, 1447

CASINO ENTERTAINMENT TAX

      Interest rate on refunds, 934

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

CEMETERIES

      Lots and plots, inheritance provisions, 1316

      Property tax exemption, penalty for failure to give notice of change of use, 2094, 2095

      Vandalism, penalty, 1316, 1317

CERTIFIED SHORTHAND REPORTERS’ BOARD

      Authorized expenditures, 1544

      Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

CHARIOT RACES (See also HORSE AND DOG RACING)

      Definition, licensing of races offering pari-mutuel betting, 704, 706

CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS

      Campaign contributions, disposition of unspent money to tax-exempt entity, 1922

      Food sales to general public on regular basis, regulation, 286

      Highway medians, charitable solicitation permitted, 140-144, 365

      Lotteries, operation of, 2257

      Property tax exemption, penalty for failure to give notice of change of use, 2094, 2095

      Public administrators, donation of personal property of ward or decedent, 12

CHARTER AMENDMENTS (See specific city)

CHECKS

      Credit card numbers, restriction on recordation of number as condition of acceptance of check, 1418

      Purchasing division may require certified check or casher’s check, 619, 623

      State checks, return of microfilmed copies or other evidence to state treasurer authorized, 252

CHEMICALS, HAZARDOUS (See also HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

      Applicability of statutory provisions to transportation of hazardous substances, 1994

      Assessment of risks

             Certification of report, 2001

             Conduct of assessment, 2001-2003

             Plan to abate hazards, 2005, 2006

             Qualifications and selection of persons performing assessment, 2002, 2003

             Report of findings, conclusions and recommendations, 2001, 2003, 2004

             Schedule, establishment, 2001, 2002

      Committee to oversee the management of risks, 2006-2008

      Compromise and settlement of claims for penalties, 2010

      Evaluation of facilities, 2007

      Fines for violations, 2008-2010

      Fund for precaution against chemical accidents, creation, sources and use, 2000

      Health division, duties, 1998

      Highly hazardous substances, schedule, 1995-1998

      Injunctions, 2008

      Inspection of facilities, 1998, 1999, 2007

      Legislative declaration, 1994

      Notice of levy of penalty, 2009

      Occupational safety and health, division of, duties, 1998

      Performance bond, 2010

      Plan to reduce accidents, 2005, 2006

      Records, 1999, 2008

      Registration of facilities

             Certification of forms, 2001

             Confirmation of accuracy, 2001

             Fees, 1999

             Forms, 2000

             Payment of fees, 2001, 2011

             Requirement, 2000, 2011

      Regulation by division of environmental protection, 1998-2011

      Reports

             Annual report of compliance, 1999

             Assessment of risks, 2001, 2003, 2004

             Certification of certain reports, 2001

             Comprehensive review and evaluation of facilities, 2008

             Progress report, 1999

             Public records, 2008

             Safety report, 2000, 2011

      Toxic chemical release form, reporting fees, 1109, 1111

      Trade secrets, protection, 2003, 2007, 2008

      Violations, penalties, 2009, 2010

CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT

      Attachment of body of child for protection, 923

      Child and family services, division of, powers and duties, 2118

      Child who may be in need of protection, definition expanded, 52

      Children’s trust account, sources, 849

      Committee for training reporters

             Abolishment, sunset provisions, 1920

             Account for the committee, creation, use, 1919

             Appropriation, 1920

             Model program of training, recommendations, 1920

             Per diem allowance and travel expenses, payment authorized, 1920

      Custodian of a child, court order for support, 1339

      Family courts, jurisdiction, 2175

      Pamphlet setting forth procedures concerning protective custody and legal rights, standards for development and distribution, 922

      Protective custody

             Attachment of body of child authorized, 923

             Panel to conduct semiannual review, appointment, powers, 1358, 1360

             Periodic review and hearings, necessity after permanent placement, 1359

             Placement outside state, requirements, 1183, 1184

             Relatives

                   Placement of child in permanent custody of suitable relative authorized, 1359

                   Preference in placement determinations, 1182

             Report of removal of child to law enforcement agency or protective services agency, 1422

             Support to be paid to custodian, court order for, 1339

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

CHILD CARE

      Child and family services, division of, powers and duties, 2122

      Child care facilities defined, 2300

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

      Employers urged to facilitate availability, 2560

      Head Start programs, increase in federal funding urged, 2517

      Outdoor youth programs, licensure and regulation, 2300

      Prisoners in local jails, release to care for own children during the day, 150

CHILD CARE, BUREAU OF SERVICES FOR (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF—Youth services division)

CHILD CUSTODY

      Aiding in removal of child from custodian or jurisdiction of court, penalty, 1423

      Court order to contain notice concerning penalty for violation of order, 1421

      Domestic violence, court to consider occurrences of, 981

      Family courts, jurisdiction, 2175

      Mediation of issues, establishment of program for, 917

      Protective custody

             Attachment of body of child authorized, 923

             Informational pamphlet, standards for development and distribution, 922

             Law enforcement officer may take child into, 1422

             Placement of child in need of protection, 1358-1360

             Placement outside state, requirements, 1183, 1184

             Support to be paid to custodian, court order for, 1339

      Relatives to be given preference in making custody determinations, 1175-1183

CHILD SUPPORT

      Amount

             Adjustment to award authorized, 1334-1337

             Periodic review of statutory formulas, 1334

      Family courts, jurisdiction, 2175

      Handicapped children, requirements for support, 1336

      Hearings, 1035

      Masters, appointment and powers, 1031-1039

      Modification of foreign support order, registration of order prerequisite, 1031

      Notice and finding of financial responsibility, service, 1338, 1339

      Protection of children, court to order support paid to custodian of child, 1339

      Reciprocal enforcement of support

             Objection to registration of foreign support order, time for, 1030

             Prior decree or other legal obligation, court to order support based on, 1029

             Statutory formulas, adherence in calculation, 1030, 1338

      Recommendations modifying previous orders, approval by court, filing, 1038

      School pupils, provision of information concerning financial responsibilities of raising children urged, 2592

      Welfare division, gaming control board to provide certain information to, 591

CHILD-PLACING AGENCIES

      Child and family services, division of, powers and duties, 2122

      Definition, 1310

      Out-of-state agencies, relinquishments for adoption, 948

      Reimbursement for costs of acceptance by welfare division of relinquishment, 948

      Relatives to be given preference in making placement determination, 1177

CHILDREN (See MINORS)

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

CHILDREN IN NEED OF SUPERVISION

      Detention, restrictions on, 963, 964

      Relatives to be given preference in placement determination, 1179

CHILDREN’S HOMES, NEVADA

      Appropriation, 1497

      Child and family services, division of, powers and duties, 2122

      County payment of portion of support, amount, 1929

      Emergency repair of water pipes, appropriation, 1585

      Parents’ reimbursement to county for care of certain children, amount, 1929

      Salary adjustment for certain cottage couples, appropriation, 1585

CHILDREN’S TRUST ACCOUNT

      Sources, 849

CHINA SPRING YOUTH CAMP

Vocational technology building, appropriation for construction, 2194

CHIROPRACTORS

      Address of office, licenses to provide to board, 2081

      Assistants

             Address of office, provision to board, 2081

             Number supervised, 2084

      Burn injuries, report to local fire department and state fire marshal required, 1897

      Controlled substances or dangerous drugs, suspension or revocation of license to practice constitutes suspension of authority to possess or administer, 1948

      Licenses

             Application for examination, filing, 2082

             Continuing education requirements, 2084

             Examinations, 2081, 2082

             Qualifications, 2083

             Suspension or revocation, 2084

      Medicaid, penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

      Medical records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Nevada state board of chiropractic examiners

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Consideration of complaints, 2084

             Controlled substances conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

             Executive director, appointment, 2081

      Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments made to provider, 2336

CHOKE HOLDS

      Use by peace officers, restrictions and training requirements, 982

CHRISTMAS PARADE

      Sparks Hometowne Christmas Parade declared official state Christmas parade, 2548

CHURCHES

      Property tax exemption, penalty for failure to give notice of change of use, 2094, 2095

CHURCHILL COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Government Tax Act of 1991, 1447

CIGARETTES

      Prison facilities, smoking restrictions inapplicable, 1695

      Smoking restrictions, 591, 644

      Taxation

             1989 increase in tax made permanent, 287

             Collection of state tax on Indian colony or reservation prohibited under certain circumstances, 655

             Deficiency determinations, time for service or mailing of notice, 1406

             Discount allowed dealers for affixing revenue stamps or metered impressions, 2293

             Penalty for failure to pay, calculation of amount, 1406

             Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

      Wholesale dealers

             Reports to taxation department, time for, 2281

             Requirement to maintain place of business in state eliminated, 2280

CITATIONS

      Las Vegas Valley Water District, issuance of citations by designated employees, 213

      Quadruplicate preparation, requirement eliminated for certain citations, 15

      Veterinarians, issuance of citations for violations, 2068

CITIES (See also specific city)

      Air pollution control (See AIR POLLUTION)

      Annexation

             Adoption of plan by certain cities required, 1736

             Contiguity, requirements, exception, 1737

             Denial, procedure following, 1740

      Bond and other obligations (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Buildings (See BUILDINGS—Public buildings)

      Contracts in violation of ethical standards voidable, 1593

      Criminal proceedings, responsibility for costs of sanity examination of defendant, 1004

      Cultural facilities, power to acquire, operate, improve and maintain, 399, 400

      Fair and recreation boards (See FAIR AND RECREATION BOARDS, COUNTY)

      Finances and funds (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Fleet vehicles owned, leased or operated by governmental entity in certain counties, conversion to use alternative fuel, 2022-2024

      Human services, consultation and inclusion in master plan, 332

      Investments (See INVESTMENTS)

      Jails (See JAILS)

      Municipal courts (See MUNICIPAL COURTS)

      Open-space land, imposition of taxes to finance development, 2049-2053

      Planning (See PLANNING)

      Police (See POLICE)

      Privatization of services, study of feasibility, 2657

      Projects of regional significance, review, 1731

      Purchasing (See PURCHASING, PUBLIC)

      Real property, conveyance between public agencies, 587

      Spheres of influence, powers and duties of certain cities, 1731

      State land, notification and hearing before sale, lease or other conveyance, 1376

      Transportation districts, creation, powers, 30

      Utility facilities, construction without permit from public service commission, 376

      Water planning, division of, directed to provide more technical assistance, 2509

      Water systems, powers and duties concerning privately owned public systems, 405

      Zoning (See ZONING)

CITY ATTORNEYS

       Generally (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Contracts, notice of intent to void, 1593

      Excavations or demolitions, enforcement of statutory provisions, 1144

      Las Vegas city attorney, supervision by city council, 93

      Residence in city unnecessary, 13

CITY CLERKS

       Generally (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Campaign reports, receipt and transmittal of, 1390, 1396, 1397

      Elections (See ELECTIONS)

      Financial disclosure statements by public officers, retention, 1603

CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES

      Administrative leave with pay granted to certain employees, 1150

      Collective bargaining (See COLLECTIVE BARGAINING BY PUBLIC EMPLOYEES)

      Contracts in violation of ethical standards voidable, 1592, 1593

      Discrimination against persons with mental disabilities prohibited, 1021

      Ethics (See ETHICS)

      Financial disclosure, 1601, 1602

      Group insurance (See INSURANCE—Group insurance for public employees)

      Handicapped persons, temporary limited appointments in all class grades, 159

      Honoraria, receipt restricted, penalty, 1592

      Meetings (See MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

      Overtime compensation, use of paid administrative leave in lieu of, 1150

      Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT)

CITY SURVEYORS

       Generally (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Certificate of amendment of land located within boundaries of city, receipt, 1152

      Certification of certain maps authorized, 1890

CITY TREASURERS

       Generally (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Administrative assessment, receipt and distribution, 1555

CITY-COUNTY RELIEF TAX

      Combined tax rate, certification, 366

      Deficiency determinations, time for service or mailing of notice, 1406

      Electrical facilities, provision concerning distribution of collections and payments repealed, 1452

      Out-of-state businesses, compensation to state for collection of taxes, 2168, 2169

      Supplemental tax

             Bonds, pledge of tax revenue for payments, 2327

             Carson City, appropriation for emergency response equipment, 2387

             Clark County, appropriations for fire vehicles, Moapa Valley fairgrounds, 2387

             Distribution, 1429-1432, 1442-1446, 2014

             Emergency fund

                   Distribution, 2015

                   Eliminated, 1452

             Fair share, 1423, 2014

             Gerlach, appropriation for water treatment expenses, 2387

             Lincoln County, appropriation for long-term medical care contributions, 2387

             Nye County, appropriation for debt owed to public employees’ retirement system, 2189

             Storey County, appropriation for water system improvements, 2387

             Tuscarora and Midas, appropriation to drill community wells, 2326

             Wells, City of, appropriation to construct medical facility, 2189

             Windsor Park subdivision, appropriations, 2292

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

CIVIL ACTIONS (See ACTIONS)

CIVIL AIR PATROL

      Civil Air Patrol fund designated account, 1767

      Congratulated on 50 years of service in Nevada, 2633

      Discharge of certain employees based on service in unit prohibited, notification of membership required, 828

      License plates, issuance, 193

CIVIL PROCESS

      Constables, fee for service of summons, 409

      Mediators, exemption, 919, 920

      Sheriffs

             Fee for service of summons, 406

             Repeal of obsolete provision concerning assistance to sheriff, 14

      Telephone solicitation, 1317

CLARK COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Eighth judicial district, number of judges, 2176

      Fairgrounds, appropriation for completion of construction, 2352

      Family court, establishment, 2174

      Fire vehicles, appropriation for purchase, 2387

      Legislative telecommunications system to connect committee rooms with county, 2143

      Moapa Valley fairgrounds, appropriation, 2387

      Railroad museum, repayment of loan for equipment, 2158

      Taxes imposed for improvements to transportation, approval, 44

CLARK COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION

      Appropriation for expenses relating to legal aid services, 974

CLASS-SIZE REDUCTION, TRUST FUND FOR

      Distributions from, 1605, 1606

CLEAR CREEK YOUTH CENTER

      Appropriation, 1494, 1525

      Authorized expenditures, 1533

      Director, salary, 1508

CLERKS OF DISTRICT COURTS

      Title insurance company, duties concerning inventory of impaired company, 1856

CLIMATOLOGIST, STATE

      Appropriation, 1502

CLOTHING

      Secondhand dealers, transactions exempt from reporting requirements, 121

COINS

      Secondhand dealers, transaction exempt from reporting requirements, 121

COLLECTION AGENCIES

      Branch offices, permits, 2211

      Collection agency advisory board

             Meetings, quorum, 2211

             Members, number, 2211

      In-state agencies, regulations permitting collection of out-of-state debts, 2211

      Out-of-state agencies, licensing exemption, 2211

COLLECTIVE BARGAINING BY PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

      Firemen or police officers, joint negotiations by bargaining units authorized, 703

      Local government employee-management relations board

             Appropriation, 1494

             Authorized expenditure, 1534

             Salaries, 1513, 1514

      School districts, arbitration of unresolved issues, 625

COLORADO RIVER

      Appropriation of water, procedure concerning application for, 296, 297

COLORADO RIVER COMMISSION

      Additional powerplant, issuance of bonds to contribute toward costs, 294

      Appropriation of water, duties, 297

      Authorized expenditures, 1541

      Colorado River water and power fund eliminated, 207

      Computer programs and equipment, issuance of bonds authorized, 369

      Deputy director, salary, 1514

      Director, salary, 1513

      Disinfection of water supply, issuance of bonds authorized, 369

      Representation of state in consultations with other staes, United States, foreign countries and nongovernmental persons, powers, 840

      Research and development fund designated account, 1786

      State and federal facilities, issuance of bonds authorized and authority to issue certain bonds repealed, 368, 369

COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1540

      Consumer affairs division

             Chief, approval of professional organizations for appointment unnecessary, 979

             Salary of commissioner, 1508

             Telephone sales solicitations, duties, 2042

      Deputy director, salary, 1508

      Director

             Division chiefs, consultation with professional organizations before certain appointments unnecessary, 979

             Educational activities, participation authorized, 978

             Fees related to certain programs, establishment and collection, 2251-2253

             Investment capital, plan for use of public and private money for programs, appropriation, 2078

             Salary, 1508

      Financial institutions, division of

             Auditing financial institutions, fund for, designated account, 1806

             Banks, adoption of regulations concerning loan limitations, 373

             Chief, approval of professional organizations for appointment unnecessary, 979

             Escrow agencies and agents, regulation, 1847

             Investigation fund for financial institutions designated account, 1757

             Investigations, submission of information or evidence to prosecuting attorney, 611

             Revocation of exemptions by summary order, 610

             Revolving fund, use for educational programs, 611

             Salaries of commissioner and unclassified employees, 1508

             Subpenas, authority to issue, 612

             Title insurers, examination of financial condition, 1857

             Word and terms, authority to define for clarification of provisions, 610

      Funds designated accounts, 1818-1820, 1822

      General appropriation, 1500

      Housing division

             Chief, approval of professional organizations for appointment unnecessary, 979

             HOME Investment Partnership Act, division designated agency for purposes of administration of program, 1639

             Letters of credit to finance residential housing, issuance authorized, 214

             Rea l property transfer tax increased for support of low-income housing, 1043

             Salaries of administrator and unclassified employees, 1508

             Transfer of certain money to trust fund for low-income housing authorized, 215

      Insurance division

             Advocate for insurance customers, regulations, 1629

             Capital and surplus of insurers, regulations, 2026-2028

             Commissioner of insurance, approval of professional organizations for appointment unnecessary, 979

             Conduct of insurers, regulation, 807

             Department of insurance, creation, 1607

             Emergency care, regulations concerning disclosure of coverage, 1846

             Health care utilization review, registration of certain persons conducting, 802

             Health maintenance organizations, examinations, 2035, 2036

             Hospital patients, commission for, creation, 2337

             Industrial insurance

                   Administrators of self-insured employers, certification, 2400

                   Assessment of employers providing accident benefits, 2413

                   Exchange of information, 2395

                   Fines, imposition, 2403, 2404

                   Premiums or multipliers, notification of changes, 128, 130

             Limited health service organizations, regulation, 1121

             Nevada life and health insurance guaranty association, powers and duties, 866, 867, 880

             Nonprofit medical corporations, approval of engagement in other businesses, 654

             Salaries of commissioner and unclassified employees, 1513

             Small employers, regulations and reports concerning health insurance, 2152-2154

             Title insurers, regulation, 1855

      Manufactured housing division

             Advance fees and listings, regulation, 1325

             Certificate of installation, contents, provision of samples to dealers, 2047

             Dealers and other licensees, regulation of continuing education, 1324

             Fees, notification to owners of imposition, 2270

             Fines for violations of mobile home park laws, imposition, notice, 846, 1321

             Investigations, provision of identification on request, 2271

             Managers and assistant managers of parks, approval of courses of instruction, 1320

             Notice of lien on or sale by auction of mobile home, 1716

             Salaries of administrator and unclassified employees, 1508

             Transfer of title on mobile home subject of lien, requirements, 1717

             Trust fund for low-income owners of mobile homes, administration, 2271

      Nonprofit corporations, formation, 1312, 1313

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Real estate division

             Appraisers of real estate, licensure or certification, 890

             Chief, approval of professional organizations for appointment unnecessary, 979

             Escrow agencies and agents, regulatory authority removed, 1847

             Real estate investigative fund designated account, 1752

             Salaries of administrator and deputy, 1508

             Title insurers, regulatory authority removed, 1857

      Unclaimed property, division of, salary of administrator, 1508

COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS (See BUILDINGS)

COMMERCIAL PAPER

      Local governments, investment in commercial paper authorized, 342

      Protest of certificates, verification of compliance by notaries public, 67

      State money, maximum amount that may be invested in commercial paper, 346

COMMISSARIES

      Jails, operation of commissary authorized, 357

COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES

      Applicability of law, 542, 543

      Creation, 543

      Declarations, 537, 543-549

      Definitions, 535-539

      Four or fewer units, applicability of certain provisions concerning parcel maps, 1387, 1388

      Homestead, units included in definition of, 579

      Maps and plats, requirements, 547, 583, 586

      Public offering statements, 571-579

      Special declarant’s right, 538, 560-562

      Subdivision, definition to include communities for certain purposes, 582, 584

      Termination, 551

      Unit-owners’ association, organization, powers and duties, 556-560, 562-571

COMMUNITY COLLEGES

      Appropriation, 1496

      Authorized expenditures, 1535, 1545

      Capital improvements, appropriations and bond issues, 1525-1527, 1530

      High school students using college credits for graduation, requirement that instructor meet qualifications for licensure removed, 1701

      License plates for vehicles used in automotive courses, 316

      Northern Nevada Community College, bond issue for completion of construction of building, 2151

      Nursing homes, establishment of model program to educate and train persons to work in, 1570

      Teaching hospitals, program for increasing reimbursement related to reducing student-teacher ratio in health technicians programs, 2334

      Tuition and other fees, proposal for advance payment program, 2620

COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT

      Block grant program, authorized expenditures, 1532

      Bonds (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Breweries, operation within redevelopment area authorized, 383

      Employment plan, provision and contents of, 2064

      Wages, payment of prevailing wage required for certain projects, 2345

COMMUNITY SERVICE

      Crime, court may order community service as penalty for, 1930, 1931

      Domestic violence, penalty for violation of restraining order, 980

      Garbage and rubbish, penalty for improper disposal, 1672

      Probation, court may order supervised work as condition of, 1930

COMMUNITY SERVICES, OFFICE OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1532

      Director, salary, 1513

      Recycling, duties, 1676, 2190

COMPACTS WITH OTHER STATES

      Fire retardant roofing materials required in fire hazardous areas within jurisdiction of agency established by interstate compact, 310

      Western Interstate Corrections Compact, repealed, 64

COMPANY TOWNS

      Utilities, regulation, 1984-1988

COMPROMISE AND SETTLEMENT (See also DISPUTE RESOLUTION)

      Hazardous chemical violations, fines, 2010

      Supreme court urged to encourage district judges to take active role in settlement of cases, 2519

COMPUTERS

      Budget division, appropriation for improvements to computer system, 2194

      Colorado River commission, issuance of bonds for programs and equipment, 369

      Election equipment, penalty for tampering or interfering with, 2217

      Employees, presumption of access, 50

      Forgery with use of computer, 49

      Gaming control board, state, appropriation for equipment, 1505

      Governor’s office, appropriation for purchase of computer hardware, 1666

      Hunting tags, drawings for special seasons, 1578

      Injunctions to prevent unlawful use, 50

      Legislative counsel bureau, appropriation for equipment and software, 1588

      Legislative study of privatization of data processing services for state agencies, 2657

      Mental hygiene and mental retardation division, appropriation for system, 1884

      Recycling, establishment of informational data base, 1676

      School children

             Equipment to provide career and education information, appropriation for, 2088

             Legislative study of computer-assisted instruction, 2648

      State controller, appropriation for improvement of system, 1699

      Supreme court, appropriation for new equipment and software, 2210

      Taxation, department of, appropriations, 1452, 1921, 2293, 2466

      University of Nevada System, appropriation for equipment and software, 2253

      Unlawful acts, 49-52

COMSTOCK HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION

      Appropriation, 1501

CONDEMNATION

      Interest paid, determination of amount, 1642

      Monorail or other overhead or underground system of public transportation, exercise of power of eminent domain on behalf of, 1139

      Property value, method of determination, 1641

CONDOMINIUMS

      Common-Interest Ownership Act, applicability, 542

      Homestead, condominium included in definition of, 579

      Plumbing fixtures, water conservation standards, 1167

CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION

      Aged persons, disclosure of information held by protective services teams prohibited, 134

      Business tax records of department of taxation, 2455

      Engineers and land surveyors, state board of registered professional, records of investigations, 2237

      Ethics commission, opinions by, 1599, 1600

      Ethics committees, local, requests submitted to and opinions rendered by, 105

      Gaming control board, state, 1844

      Genetics program, records, 2066

      Hazardous materials information, regulation of availability, 909

      Hospital contracts, 2331, 2334

      Limited health service organizations, 1121

      Missing children, communications concerning, 1419

      Schools, information concerning violent pupils, 981

      State employees, results of screening test for presence of alcohol or drugs, 1351

      Telephone sales, confidentiality of certain licensing information, 985

      Traumatic brain injuries, liability of person providing certain information, 1378

CONFLICT RESOLUTION (See DISPUTE RESOLUTION)

CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF

      Alternative fuels, duties concerning statutory provisions, 2023

      Appropriations, 851, 1357, 1501

      Authorized expenditures, 1541

      Director

             Emission control program, duties, 2018

             Escheats of personal property, duties removed, 206

             Ground water basins, approval of interstate agreements, 107

             Interstate water litigation, duties, 2070

             Salary, 1508

             Water rights, duties concerning program of credits for conservation, 2515

      Environmental protection, division of

             Bicycle advisory board, Nevada, representation, 2230

             Hazardous chemicals, regulation, report to legislature, 1998-2011

             Lake Tahoe, advisory committee to study snow and ice removal, representation, 354

             Legislative study of duties related to water and sewer systems, 2640

             Management of water quality, responsibility retained, 174

             Recycling, duties, 1669

             Salary of administrator, 1508

             Water pollution, orders requiring applicants to protect environment, 757

             Water quality regulation, cooperation with health division directed, 2513

      Forestry, division of

             Aircraft and related equipment and communications equipment, appropriation, 1357

             Honor camps, appropriation for operating expenses and equipment, 851, 1357

             Lake Tahoe, advisory committee to study snow and ice removal, representation, 354

             Salary of administrator, 1508

      Hazardous materials

             Recycling or reuse and reduction of waste, development of program to encourage, 843

             Regulation of hazardous substances, 857

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Plastic containers, duties, 1103

      Recycling

             Paper and paper products, consultation, regulation, 906, 907

             Powers and duties, 1667, 1668, 1671

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 1508

      Sewage treatment plants, certification of operators, 697

      State land, division of

             Indian Lakes, study of acquisition of federal land, 2611

             Las Vegas, purchase of site for state office building, 2373

             Parks and wildlife habitats, authorization to sell, lease or exchange land purchased for purposes of, 2164

             Salary of administrator, 1508

             Sale, lease or other conveyance of state land, duties, 1376

      State parks, division of

             Bicycle advisory board, Nevada, representation, 2230

             Bond proceeds

                   Appropriation as advance against certain proceeds, 147

                   Use for acquisition of property and development of facilities, 2163

             Facility improvements, appropriation, 2073

             Indian Lakes, study of acquisition of federal land, 2611

             Legislature may authorize bond issue for protection of natural resources, 148

             Marlette Lake water system advisory committee, appointment of member, 1918

             Reversion of certain prior appropriation delayed, 2074

             Salary of administrator, 1508

             Supplemental appropriation, 851

             User fees, approval of use, 149, 1546, 2564

      Water planning, division of

             Alternative water management plans, compilation and update directed, 2508

             Conservation plans, review and approval, 521, 522

             Drought plan, approval by legislature, 2522

             Local governments, emphasis on provision of technical assistance directed, 2509

             Quality and quantity of water, consideration in planning required, 174

             Salary of administrator, 1508

             Upstream storage facilities, compilation of existing information on potential sites, 174

      Water pollution, issuance of general permits for discharge of pollutants, 1741

CONSTABLES (See also PEACE OFFICERS)

      Candidates for office, fee for filing declaration or acceptance, 1603

      Fees for services, 409, 410

      Service of process, authority, 408

CONSTITUTION, COMMISSION FOR THE BICENTENNIAL OF THE UNITED STATES

      Abolished, reversion of appropriation, 1638

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, NEVADA

      Habeas corpus, issuance of writs, 2494, 2566

      Hazardous operations, property tax reduction for location at designated site, 2644

      Judicial department

             Court of appeals, creation, 2565

             District courts

                   Judges, increase in salary during term allowed, 2592

                   Jurisdiction relating to certain writs, 2494

             Judicial discipline, commission on, jurisdiction expanded, 2590

             Pardons commissioners, state board of, composition, 2581

             Supreme court

                   Chief justice, election by justices, 2496

                   Justices, increase in salary during term allowed, 2592

      Legislature

             Leadership, removal of additional allowance for, 2527

             Open meetings of legislature and committees required, exceptions, 2573

             Postage and stationery, removal of limit on reimbursement for, 2527

      Property tax reduction for location of hazardous operations at designated site, 2644

      Public lands, federal consent to removal of disclaimer of rights to unappropriated lands urged, 2655

      State finances

             Installment or lease-purchase agreements, authorization for, 2609

             Loans or credits to businesses, elimination of prohibition against, 2545

      Suffrage, repeal of antiquated article concerning rights, 2498

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, UNITED STATES

      Bill of Rights bicentennial commemorated and Bill of Rights Day proclaimed, 2502

      Flags, prohibition of desecration urged, 2492

CONSTITUTIONAL DEBATES & PROCEEDINGS 1864, NEVADA

      Appropriation for reproduction, 1134

CONSTRUCTION

      Commercial, industrial and other development, imposition of tax to finance transportation projects, 33

      Deficiencies in construction of improvements to real property, limitation of action for damages made retroactive, 132

      Endangered or threatened species, imposition of construction fee for protection of, 289

      Excavations or demolitions, regulation, 1141

      Financing, housing division authorized to issue letters of credit, 214

      Impact fees (See IMPACT FEES)

      Pasture fences, developer’s liability for failure to repair, 1147

      Plumbing fixtures, water conservation standards, 1167

      Residential construction tax (See RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION TAX)

      Roofing, required use of fire retardant materials, 310

      Utility projects, reports of location to planning commissions, 952

CONSUMER AFFAIRS DIVISION (See COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF)

CONSUMER PROTECTION

      Insurance customers, office of the advocate for, creation, 1607

      Ombudsman for aging persons, creation of position, 2311

CONSUMER’S ADVOCATE

      Authorized expenditures, 1532

      Employees, salaries, 1507

      Salary, 1507

      Telephone utilities, limitation on authority concerning tariffs, 66

CONTAINERS AND CANS

      Motor vehicles, open containers of alcoholic beverages prohibited, 838

      Plastic containers to carry symbol indicating plastic resin used in manufacture, fine for violation, 1102

CONTRACTORS

      Criminal penalties for violation of statutory provisions, 146

      Prevailing wage, payment in certain development projects required, 2345-2349

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      State contractors’ board

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

      Subcontractors, requirements concerning business tax, 2456

CONTRACTS

      Correctional services, authorization for private contractors to provide, 1894

      Lease-purchase agreements, regulation, 515

      Public purchasing (See PURCHASING, PUBLIC)

      State or local governments, contracts in violation of ethical standards voidable, 1593

      Time shares, 96-99

CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES

      Advance emergency medical technicians, possession and administration of controlled substances, 1954

      Controlled substance analog, definition, scheduling, 1644, 1646

      Cosmetologists, grounds for disciplinary action, 2062

      Criminal proceedings, fee for analysis of controlled substance, 271, 272

      Definitions, 1590, 1644, 1648-1650

      Diversion, unlawful conduct, 1646

      Drivers’ licenses, revocation if person found driving with detectable amount of substance in his system, 1588

      Driving under the influence (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

      Evidence, requirements for use of prescription as, 1648

      Forfeiture provisions extended to out-of-state violations, 336

      Gangs, additional penalty for crime committed as member of criminal gang, 1057

      Immediate precursors

             Addition to certain schedules, 1644

             Definition, 1649

      Industrial insurance compensation prohibited for injury caused by use of controlled substance, 2421

      Isomer defined, 1644

      Mail order service for prescriptions, regulation, 1156

      Medical treatment defined, 1658

      Narcotic drug defined, 1649

      Nonnarcotic substances, inclusion in or exclusion from schedules, 1645

      North Las Vegas, ordinance prohibiting use of buildings for illegal activities, 762

      Nursing, advanced practitioners of

             Authority to prescribe and dispense, 791, 793

             Pharmacy exam, passage required, 2017

      Occupational licensing boards, authority to inspect and copy sealed records of certain convictions, 1662

      Out-of-state violations, forfeiture of property, 336

      Pharmacy, state board of

             Educational programs, 1652

             Report and cooperative programs concerning distribution, diversion, abuse, 1646

      Physicians’ assistants, passage of pharmacy exam required for possession, administration or dispensation, 2016

      Possession not for purpose of sale, procedure for suspension of criminal proceedings and placement on probation, 1647

      Practitioners

             Definition, 1650

             Dispensation or delivery, 1658, 1659

             Suspension or revocation of license to practice constitutes immediate suspension of authority to possess or administer drugs, 1948

      Prescriptions

             Contents, 1955

             Electronic transmission between practitioner and pharmacy, 1948

             Evidence, use as, 1648

      Records, failure to maintain and make available to governmental entities ground for disciplinary action, 1160

      Registration to manufacture, distribute or dispense

             Grounds for seizure of substances or placement under seal, 1657

             Penalty for unlawful acts, 1656

             Regulation, 1653

             Requirements, 1653-1655

             Revocation or suspension, 1656

      Schedules

             Addition or deletion of substances, 1644-1646

             Revised schedules, failure to publish no defense in proceedings, 1653

      State employees, testing for presence of drugs, 1348-1352

      Trafficking, crime related to racketeering, 161

      Ultimate user, exclusions from definition, 1954

      Wholesalers, licensure and regulation, 1155

CONVEYANCES

      Public agencies, conveyance of land between, 587

      Real property transfer tax (See REAL PROPERTY TRANSFER TAX)

CONVICTIONS

      Judgment of conviction, challenges to validity, 75-77

COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS, PUBLIC AGENCIES

      Annexation, governing bodies in certain counties, 1737

      Colorado River commission, powers, 840

      Ground water basins, interstate agreements for management authorized, 107

      Industrial insurance, rehabilitative services, 2397

      Jails, interlocal agreements for construction, operation or maintenance, 12

      Prisoners, interlocal agreements for detention of county prisoners, 12

      Recycling plans and information, 1670, 1671

      Sale, exchange or lease of real property to another public agency, 587

      University police and other law enforcement agencies, 1701

      Water conservation standards, 1166

      Water quality and waste water, interagency cooperation to avoid duplication of regulation directed, 2513

      Wildlife, protection of endangered or threatened species, 289

CORPORATIONS

      Annual fees, 2460

      Articles of incorporation

             Contents, 1208-1210

             County clerks, filing requirements removed, 1236

             Delivery after merger, 1191

             Effect of filing, 1211

             Filing fees, 1240, 1323, 2460

             Maintenance of records, 1215, 1216

             Refusal to accept for filing, basis, 1210

      Board of directors

             Common directorship or financial interest, effect, 1218

             Defaulting corporations, time for revocation of charter, 1219

             Failure to elect board, requisites for court order following, 1231

             Powers and duties, 1184, 1217

      Combinations, definition, permissible activities, 1200, 1204-1207

      Consolidation or merger

             Abandonment of plan, 1191

             Articles of exchange, filing fee, 1241

             Articles of incorporation, delivery, 1191

             Authority to merge, 1189

             Combinations, definition, permissible activities, 1200, 1204-1207

             Effect, 1192

             Exchange of shares, 1189

             Foreign and domestic corporations, 1193

             Limited partnerships and domestic corporations, 1193-1195

             Parent corporations, merger of subsidiaries, 1191

             Submission of plan to shareholders, 1189

      Creditors, determination of claims, 1239

      Definitions, 1195, 1200-1204, 1207

      Engineering, requirements to engage in practice, 2242

      Fees for services of secretary of state, 1241

      Filing of documents with secretary state, permissible means, 1239

      Foreign corporations

             Annual fees, 2460

             Certificate of corporate existence, filing fee, 2460

             Consolidation or merger with domestic corporation, 1193

             Doing business within state, exceptions, 1244

             Engineering, requirements to engage in practice, 2247

             Solicitations, making and acceptance, 1242

             Stock, lodging of certain information with secretary of state required, 99, 100

      Gaming, publicly traded corporation defined, duties, 935-938

      General corporation law, certification fee, 1241

      Insurance companies, required number of incorporators, 2204

      Limited-liability companies, 1292-1305

      Location at registered office, change, 1216, 1217

      Names

             Corporations for public benefit, 1259

             Fees, 1241, 1323

      Professional corporations (See PROFESSIONAL CORPORATIONS)

      Resident agent

             Address, 1213

             Resignation, 1214

      State money or credit, elimination of prohibition against lending, 2545

      Stock

             Bank stock, restrictions against payment of commission or fee for sale of, 616

             Distributions, definition, authorization, 1185, 1187

             Foreign corporations, lodging of certain information with secretary of state, 99, 100

             Issuance, 1186

             Reduction in number of shares, proposal, 1224

             Requirements and restrictions, 1185, 1222

             Share dividends, 1225

             Stated capital defined, 1225

             Transfer, restrictions on, 1226

             Unclaimed property held out-of-state, Nevada authorized to take custody of, 287

      Stockholders

             Cumulative voting, notice, 1233, 1234

             Custodians or receivers, application for appointment, 1188

             Definitions, 1195

             Dissenters’ rights, 1195-1199

             Meetings, participation by telephone authorized, 1230

             Notice of meetings, when unnecessary, 1235

             Preemptive rights, 1187

             Proxies, authority, 1232

             Quorum, 1229

             Voting rights, 1231

             Voting rights agreements, time limitation, 1234

CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES (See CALIENTE YOUTH CENTER; JAILS; PRISONS AND PRISONERS; YOUTH TRAINING CENTER, NEVADA)

COSMETOLOGY

      Change of name or services, notification to board, 2060

      Cosmetological establishments

             Floor plans, inclusion in license application, 2060

             Practice of other profession on premises prohibited, 2054

      Demonstrators, provisions repealed, 2055, 2056, 2059-2064

      Disciplinary action, grounds for, 2062

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

      Facilities for demonstrations, provisions repealed, 2055, 2056, 2059-2064

      Instruction of students, required hours, 2061

      Instructors, qualifications, 2057, 1058

      Licenses

             Alteration or reproduction prohibited, 2054

             Confidential information, 2056

             Duplicates, requirements, 2058

             Expired licenses, continued practice grounds for disciplinary action, 2062

             Instructors, provisional licenses, 2057, 2059

            Renewal, payment of fees, 2059

             Restoration, requirements, 2059

      Massage, certain activities included in practice of cosmetology, 2054, 2055

      Schools

             Changes in facilities, approval required, 2061

             Instruction, required hours, 2061

             Reenrollment of students, fee, 2061

      State board of cosmetology

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

COTTAGE CHEESE

      Assessment for support of state dairy commission, 924

COUNTIES (See also specific county)

      Air pollution control (See AIR POLLUTION)

      Bonds and other obligations (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Buildings (See BUILDINGS—Public buildings)

      Contracts in violation of ethical standards voidable, 1593

      Cultural facilities, power to acquire, operate, improve and maintain, 399, 400

      Fair and recreation boards (See FAIR AND RECREATION BOARDS, COUNTY)

      Finances and funds (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Fleet vehicles owned, leased or operated by governmental entity in certain counties, conversion to use alternative fuel, 2022-2024

      Flood control projects, issuance of securities authorized, 1373

      Gaming license fees, penalties for late payment, 618

      Human services, consultation and inclusion in master plan, 332

      Investments (See INVESTMENTS)

      Jails (See JAILS)

      Open-space land, imposition of taxes to finance development, 2049-2053

      Orphans, required payments for cost of support, 1929

      Parks and recreation

             Cultural facilities, commissions’ power to acquire and operate, 397-399

             Department, persons authorized to approve refunds of fees or deposits, 53

      Planning (See PLANNING)

      Privatization of services, study of feasibility, 2657

      Projects of regional significance, review, 1731

      Purchasing (See PURCHASING, PUBLIC)

      Real property, conveyance between public agencies, 587

      Sheriffs (See SHERIFFS)

      State land, notification and hearing before sale, lease or other conveyance, 1376

      Transportation, local taxes to finance improvements, 25-46

      Utility facilities, construction without permit from public service commission, 376

      Water (See also WATER SYSTEMS)

             Bonds, issuance to finance projects, 1724

             Conservation plan, adoption required, 520

             Intercounty transfers of water, imposition of tax, 1368

             Interstate water litigation, distribution from contingency fund for defense, 2070

             Privately owned public water systems, powers and duties concerning, 405

             Treatment facilities, imposition of tax to finance, 1940

      Water planning, division of, directed to provide more technical assistance, 2509

      Wildlife

             Endangered or threatened species, powers concerning preservation of, 289

             Loans from certain bond proceeds for projects relating to, 2163

      Zoning (See ZONING)

COUNTY ASSESSORS

       Generally (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Agricultural or open-space real property, duties, 2100

      Assistance from department of taxation, 1424

      Candidates for office, fee for filing declaration or acceptance, 1603

      Closure and reopening of assessment roll, 1426

      Department of taxation required to provide assistance to, 698

      Filing of tax rolls and reports, 1425, 1427

      Log of all changes in value made to secured roll, preparation, distribution, 1426

      Property tax (See PROPERTY TAX)

      Training programs, establishment by department of taxation, 698

      Uniform standards, preparation of manual by department of taxation, 699

COUNTY AUDITORS

       Generally (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Candidates for office, fee for filing declaration or acceptance, 1603

COUNTY CLERKS

       Generally (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Campaign reports, receipt and transmittal of, 1390, 1394, 1395, 1397

      Candidates for office, fee for filing declaration or acceptance, 1603

      Elections (See ELECTIONS)

      Fees, 1322

      Financial disclosure statements by public officers, filing and retention, 1603

      Voter registration lists, duties, 1353

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

      Generally (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Candidates for office, fee for filing declaration or acceptance, 1603

      Conventions, conferences and seminars, attendance authorized, 1138

      Cultural centers, powers concerning, 396-399

      Decrease in number of members authorized in certain counties, 560

      Dispute resolution programs, imposition of court fees for purposes of, 918, 919

      District attorneys, appointment of interim or permanent replacement, 103

      Election districts, contiguity and compactness, 1745

      Fair and recreation boards, appointment of at-large member in certain counties, 60

      Justices of the peace, selection of panel of substitute justices, 656

      Meetings with other governing bodies, official action may be prohibited, 1138

      Parks and recreation, delegation of authority to approve certain refunds, 53

      Property tax, receipt of log of changes made to secured roll, 1427

      Public defenders, creation of office prohibited during certain periods, 995

      Recycling plans, 1669

      Solid waste disposal, authority to require mandatory collection, 900

      Transportation improvements, reports and hearings on imposition of taxes used to finance, 26

COUNTY FAIR AND RECREATION BOARDS (See FAIR AND RECREATION BOARDS, COUNTY)

COUNTY HOSPITALS (See HOSPITALS)

COUNTY MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX (See MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX, COUNTY)

COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES

      Administrative leave with pay granted to certain employees, 1150

      Appropriations to counties for special supervision programs for juveniles, use for salaries of employees prohibited, 847

      Collective bargaining (See COLLECTIVE BARGAINING BY PUBLIC EMPLOYEES)

      Contracts in violation of ethical standards voidable, 1592, 1593

      Discrimination against persons with mental disabilities prohibited, 1021

      Ethics (See ETHICS)

      Financial disclosure, 1601, 1602

      Group insurance (See INSURANCE—Group insurance for public employees)

      Handicapped persons, temporary limited appointments in all class grades, 159

      Honoraria, receipt restricted, penalty, 1592

      Meetings (See MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

      Overtime compensation, use of paid administrative leave in lieu of, 1150

      Public administrators (See PUBLIC ADMINISTRATORS)

      Public guardians, access to records of criminal history, 130

      Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT)

COUNTY PUBLIC DEFENDERS (See PUBLIC DEFENDERS)

COUNTY RECORDERS

       Generally (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Candidates for office, fee for filing declaration or acceptance, 1603

      Deeds of trust or mechanics’ liens on real property, duties concerning, 1103, 1104

      Marriage certificates, abstracts in lieu of photocopies authorized, fee, 68

      Real property transfer tax, duties, 1043

COUNTY STATISTICIANS

      Provisions repealed, 254

COUNTY TREASURERS

       Generally (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Administrative assessments, receipt and distribution, 1153, 1555

      Candidates for office, fee for filing declaration or acceptance, 1603

      Justices’ courts, duties concerning additional fees collected by, 327

      Property tax, date of final quarterly remittance to state treasurer, 169

COURT ADMINISTRATOR

      Administrative assessments, distribution and use, 1556

      Authorized expenditures, 1534

      Criminal ordinances, notification of changes, 1557

      Recycling of paper and paper products, duties, 906

      Regimental discipline program, duties, 1506

COURT COSTS AND FEES

      Arbitration programs, fee for purposes of, 1345

      County clerks’ fees, 1322

      Dispute resolution, imposition of additional fees for purposes of, 918, 919

      Divorce, imposition of additional fee, 529

      Justices’ courts, 327

      Mobile homes, recovery in lien actions, 1720, 1721

COURT OF APPEALS

      Creation, 2565

COURTS (See specific court)

COYOTES (See also WILDLIFE)

      Nonlethal control from aircraft authorized, permits required, 333

CREDIT CARDS

      Account numbers

             Checks, restriction on recordation of numbers as condition of acceptance, 1418

             Sale, purchase or fraudulent use, prohibitions on, 155

      Automatic teller machines, safety requirements, 1125

      Motor vehicle leases, debit or processing charge for damage to vehicle authorized, 1333

      Telephone number, restriction on recordation as condition of acceptance of card, 1418

CREDIT UNIONS

      Automatic teller machines, safety requirements, 1123

      Funds transfers, Uniform Commercial Code, 430-449

CRIME, VICTIMS OF (See VICTIMS OF CRIME)

CRIMES AND PUNISHMENT (See also specific crime)

      Alcoholic beverages

             Sale of liquor containing more than 80% alcohol by volume, 168

             Substitution of requested brand by retailer, 360

      Alternative fuels, failure to pay fines, 2024

      Boats, unlawful operation, 852, 853, 855

      Breast implants, failure to obtain informed consent, 1690

      Business records, violations, 2454

      Campaign practices, unlawful acts, 1400-1402, 1922-1924

      Community service as penalty, court may order, 1930, 1931

      Computers, unlawful use, 49-52

      Contractors, violation of statutory provisions, 146

      Cosmetology, alteration or reproduction of license or practice of other profession in cosmetological establishment, 2054

      Credit cards, sale, purchase or fraudulent use of account numbers, 155

      Discrimination in housing, unlawful acts, 1979, 1981

      Drive-by shootings, additional penalty for crime committed as member of criminal gang, 1057

      Driving under the influence (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

      Election equipment, tampering with, 2217

      Emergency telephone number system, unlawful use, 17

      Enhanced penalties for certain crimes, imposition of additional penalties for additional crimes prohibited, 1058-1060

      Entertainment by referral services, unlicensed operation, 165

      Explosive or incendiary device, possession or use of object appearing to be, 816

      False identification, selling, loaning or giving to minor, 391

      Fax machines, unsolicited advertisements, 126

      Fines, payment of uncollectible amounts, refunds prohibited and installment payments permitted, 1555

      Gangs, participation and commission of other crimes, enhanced penalties, 1057

      Garbage and rubbish, improper disposal, 1672

      Hazardous materials, failure to pay certain fees, 1111

      Health insurance, restrictions involving rights of the terminally ill, 636, 637, 1883

      Health maintenance organizations, interference or lack of cooperation with insurance commissioner, 2036

      Hoax bombs, unlawful acts, 816

      Honoraria, unlawful receipt by public officer, 528, 1592

      Horse and dog racing, manufacture, sale or use of device other than whip to increase or decrease speed of animal, 704

      Hunting or trapping, interference with unlawful activity, 969

      Industrial insurance

             Failure to provide coverage, 2426

             False statements or representations, 2391, 2427

             Notice of election of coverage, failure to post, 2429

      Interference with criminal investigation, 212

      Jet skis, unlawful operation, 852

      Junk dealers, advertising without license, 788

      Lease-purchase agreements, violations, 519

      Mammography, unauthorized operation of radiation machines, 902, 903

      Marriage certificates, sale or offer of sale of abstract, 70

      Medical facilities, unauthorized prevention of entry or exist, 1687

      Medically indigent, state aid to, fraudulent acts, 1049, 1050

      Money laundering prohibited, penalty, 181

      Motor vehicle tires or batteries, violation concerning recycling, 1668, 1671

      Obstruction of criminal investigation, 212

      Occupational therapy, unlicensed practice, 991, 994

      Ordinances concerning criminal offenses, notice of adoption, amendment or repeal to court administrator, 1557

      Physicians, unlawful acts

             Charges for certain gynecological examinations, 650

             Rights of terminally ill, 636, 637, 1883

      Recall of public officers, failure to file petition, 2215

      Recyclable materials, unauthorized collection, 1671

      Search and seizure, obstruction by officer or employee of law enforcement agency or court, 212

      Secondhand dealers, advertising without license, 788

      Solid waste, improper disposal, 1672

      Traumatic brain injuries, hospital’s failure to report, 1378

      Water bodies lethal to wildlife, failure to pay assessment relating to, 2286

      Water systems, unlawful acts, 405, 615

      Wineries, unlicensed operation, 109

CRIMINAL GANGS

      Enhanced penalties for participation and commission of crimes, 1057

CRIMINAL HISTORY, RECORDS OF

      Advisory committee, establishment, 825

      Central repository, duties, 826

      Governor, reports to, 826

      Juveniles, collection of statistical data relating to delinquency, 824

      Public administrators and public guardians, access to records, 130

      Statistics, collection and processing, 824

      Uniform program for reporting crimes, establishment, 824

CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS

      60-day rule, calculation from date of arraignment, 70

      Acquittal (See ACQUITTAL)

      Capital cases, appropriation for nonprofit organization providing defense, 2214

      Court-appointed attorneys, fee schedule, 2077

      Dismissal, calculation of time for delay in prosecution from date of arraignment, 70

      Electronic supervision of certain unconvicted persons allowed, fee, 186

      Forfeitures (See FORFEITURES)

      Fraternal benefit societies, indemnification of directors, officers, employees and agents, 221

      Medical facilities, commencement of actions against by attorney general, 1054

      Motions, certificate of service required, 303

      Obstruction of or interference with criminal investigation prohibited, 212

      Pleas (See PLEAS IN CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS)

      Psychologists, appointment to examine offenders, 1001

      Reasonable doubt, jury instruction, 257

      Sanity determinations, provisions extended to misdemeanors, 1003-1007

      Trial de novo on appeal to district court prohibited in certain circumstances, 1343

CROWS

      Waste of game, crows excluded from provisions governing, 334

CULTURAL ACTIVITIES AND FACILITIES

      Bonds, issuance for preservation and promotion of cultural resources, 1347

      Commission for cultural affairs, creation, powers and duties, 1346

      Fund for local cultural activities

             Appropriation, 2253

             Designation as account, 1757

      Fund for the preservation and promotion of cultural resources, creation, 1347

      Local governments, power to acquire, operate, improve and maintain, 396-400

CUTTER RACES (See HORSE AND DOG RACING)

      Definition, licensing of races offering pari-mutuel betting, 704, 706

CYANIDE PONDS

      Annual assessment for development or maintenance, 2286

D

DAIRY COMMISSION, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 1540

      Distributors of dairy products, assessment, 924

      Executive director, salary, 1513

DAIRY PRODUCTS

      Assessment of certain products for support of state dairy commission, 924

      Local products, purchase and sale encouraged, 2556

DAMAGES

      Deed of trust, failure to record discharge or release, 1104

      Health care providers, liability for false claims for Medicaid reimbursement, 1050

      Improvements to real property, limitation of action for damages, 132

      Lien on real property, failure to record discharge or release, 1104

      Pasture fences, liability of developer for failure to repair and related damages, 1148

      Recyclable materials, unauthorized collection, 1671, 1672

      Sexual abuse of child, time for commencement of action to recover damages, 117

DATA PROCESSING, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1534

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Salary of director and chiefs, 1508

      Wildlife, department of, agreements with, 1577

DEAF PERSONS (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

DEATH CERTIFICATES

      Children’s trust accounts, amount of fees credited to, 849

      Fees for copies of records and services of state registrar, 848

DEATH PENALTY

      Nonprofit organization providing defense in capital cases, appropriation, 2214

      Petition for post-conviction relief, stay of execution of judgment, 87

      Sanity determinations, examination by psychologist, 1003

DECEDENTS’ ESTATES (See ESTATES OF DECEDENTS)

DEEDS OF TRUST

      Discharge or release, trustee’s and beneficiary’s duty to record, 1103

      Escrow activity, includes collection of payments in connection with loan secured by real property, 1848, 1857

DEER (See HUNTING; WILDLIFE)

DEFENDANTS

      Electronic supervision of certain unconvicted person allowed, fee, 186

DEFENSES

      Capital cases, appropriation for nonprofit organization providing defense, 2214

      Insanity, examination by psychologist, 1001

      Interstate water litigation, distribution from contingency fund for defense, 2070

DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLANS (401-k)

      Execution, exemption of money invested in certain retirement plans, 811

DEMOLITIONS (See EXCAVATIONS OR DEMOLITIONS)

DENTAL CARE, ORGANIZATIONS FOR

      Certificate of authority

             Amendment, requirements, 2205

             Fees, 1634, 1635, 2205

             Transactions without certificate, unlawful acts, 2032

      Claims, approval and payment required within certain time, 1332

      Limited health service organizations, formation and regulation, 1113

      Report to insurance commissioner, requirements, 2206

      Utilization review, registration of certain persons providing, 802

DENTAL HYGIENISTS

      Licensing, certain score required on examination given by national board, 330

DENTAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS (See NONPROFIT HOSPITAL, MEDICAL AND DENTAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS)

DENTISTS

      Board of dental examiners

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

             Licensing regulations, review by legislative committee on health care, 940

      Examination for licensure, certain score required on each part, 330

      Medicaid

             Penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

             Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments made to, 2336

      Missing persons, requests for dental records, 157

DESIGNER DRUGS (See also CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES)

      Out-of-state violations, forfeiture of property, 336

DETENTION FACILITIES

      Battery upon certain employees, penalties, 154

      Credit earnable by prisoner for good behavior and certain accomplishments, 101-103

      Credits toward sentence, forfeiture, 308

      Escaped prisoner, issuance of warrant for recapture, rewards, 19

      Interlocal agreements for detention of prisoners, 12

      Intermittent sentences, imposition of administrative fee, 305

      Juveniles, restrictions on detention, 963, 964

      Public works, voluntary labor in exchange for physical confinement, 306

      Store fund for prisoners, purchases exempt from bidding requirements, 648

DIALYSIS TECHNICIANS

      Dangerous drugs, possession and administration, 1956

DIESEL FUEL

      Alternative fuel

             Adoption of standards and requirements for, 2023

             Study of effectiveness of use, 2025

      Compliance with inspection program by diesel-fueled vehicles required in certain counties, 2019, 2020

      Discharges of petroleum, fees revised and operator’s costs reduced, 338-341, 2108

      Heavy-duty vehicles, program for regulation of emissions, 2018

      Standards for composition, adoption, 2024

DISABLED PERSONS (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

DISABLED VETERANS (See also HANDICAPPED PERSONS; VETERANS)

      Handicapped parking space, use authorized, 1375

DISCLAIMERS OF INTERESTS IN PROPERTY

      Disclaimant defined, 1706

DISCOVERY

      Aged persons, discovery of confidential information held by protective services teams prohibited, 134

      Dispute resolution, admissions, representations or statements and not subject to, 919

DISCRIMINATION

      Apprenticeships, discrimination prohibited, 1021

      Children, prohibition of housing discrimination based on, 1979, 1981

      Complaint concerning housing, time limit for filing, 1982

      Disability defined, 1981

      Employment

             Disabilities, prohibition on discrimination based on, 1023

             Lawful use of product outside work hours, discrimination prohibited, 942

             Practices regulated by equal rights commission, 1982

             Public employment, discrimination prohibited, 1021

      Familial status, prohibition of housing discrimination based on, 1979, 1981

      Housing discrimination, unlawful acts, 1020, 1979, 1981

      Limitation of actions, 1982

      Mental disabilities, protection of equal rights of person with, 1018-1029, 1981

      Pregnancy, prohibition on housing discrimination based on, 1979, 1981

      Public accommodations, discrimination prohibited, 1027

      Service animals, prohibition on discrimination based on, 1981

      Suffrage, repeal of antiquated constitutional article concerning rights, 2498

DISEASES

      AIDS (See AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome))

      Barbers, filing of certificate concerning communicable diseases, 2196

      Genetics program, establishment, appropriation, 2065-2067

      Industrial insurance, exposure to communicable disease may constitute injury for purposes of coverage, 2400

      Polio Awareness Week designated, 2582

      Sickle cell anemia, appropriation for pilot programs, 2256

DISMISSAL OF CRIMINAL ACTIONS

      Delay in prosecution calculated from date of arraignment, 70

DISPLACED HOMEMAKERS

      Establishment of centers in smaller counties, 529

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

      Account for dispute resolution, deposits and use, 918

      Child custody or visitation, establishment of program of mandatory mediation, 917

      Compromise and settlement, supreme court urged to encourage district judges to take active role, 2519

      District courts, additional fees for purposes of programs, 919

      Domestic relations cases, establishment of program of mandatory mediation, 917

      Hospitals and patients, 2332, 2338

      Justices of the peace, additional fees for purposes of programs, 918

      Limited health services, organizations, 1117

      Liquefied petroleum gas, disputes between licenses and customers, 505

      Local governments and employees (See COLLECTIVE BARGAINING BY PUBLIC EMPLOYEES)

      Neighborhood justice center, establishment in larger counties, 920

      State bar urged to inform public of availability and uses of alternatives, 2520

      Supreme court urged to require lawyer-client discussion concerning alternatives, 2533

      Training program for judges, establishment urged, 2518

DISTRICT ATTORNEYS

      Campaign practices, prosecution of violations, 1400, 1922

      Computers, injunction to prevent unlawful act involving, 50

      Conditional plea of guilty or nolo contendere, consent required, 301

      Contracts, notice of intent to void, 1593

      Criminal history records, member of advisory committee concerning, 825

      Criminal investigations, obstruction or public justice prohibited, 212

      Election equipment, prosecutions for tampering with, 2217

      Excavations or demolitions, enforcement of statutory provisions, 1144

      Grand jury, notification to person under investigation, 1063

      Improper governmental action reported by peace officer, investigation, 2212

      Industrial insurance, prosecution of violations, 2426

      Interim or permanent replacement, appointment, 103

      Juvenile courts, notice of findings of masters, 924

      Missing children, cases concerning to be given priority, 1420

      Securities, authority to prosecute violations concerning, 593

      Traffic citation and complaint form, study of uniform system, 2598

      Vacancies, filling, 103

DISTRICT COURTS

      Administrative assessments, distribution for use of court, 1153

      Arbitration programs, establishment in certain districts, 1344

      Child support enforcement program authorized, 1031, 1039

      Criminal investigations, obstruction or public justice prohibited, 212

      Eighth judicial district, number of judges, 2176

      Family courts, creation and jurisdiction, 2174

      Habeas corpus, jurisdiction relating to writs, 2494

      Judges

             Candidates for office, fee for filing declaration or acceptance, 1603

             Compensation

                   Appropriation, 1495

                   Increase during term allowed, 2592

             Court of appeals, service on, 2566

             Criminal history records, member of advisory committee concerning, 825

             Family law, educational requirements, 2175

             Financial disclosure, requirements, 1601, 1602

             Negotiated settlements, active role encouraged, 2519

             Pardons commissioners, state board of, membership prohibited, 2581

             Retirement

                   Administrative assessments to pay for services of retired judges, 1556

                   Pensions of judges and survivors

                          Appropriations, 452, 1495, 2443

                          Increase in monthly allowances, 2442

             Travel expenses, appropriation, 1495

      Masters (See MASTERS)

      Mediation program for domestic relations cases, establishment, 917

      Prohibition, jurisdiction relating to writs, 2494

      Recycling of paper and paper products required, exceptions, 905

      Second judicial district, number of judges, 2175

      Seventh judicial district, number of judges, 2170

      Unlawful detainer, jurisdiction, 113

DISTRICTS

      Bonds and other obligations (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Buildings (See BUILDINGS—Public buildings)

      Collective bargaining (See COLLECTIVE BARGAINING BY PUBLIC EMPLOYEES)

      Contracts in violation of ethical standards voidable, 1593

      Finances and funds (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Fire protection districts, authority to order removal and assess for costs for hazards located within district, 380, 381

      General improvement (See GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS)

      Historic districts, operation of breweries authorized, 383

      Human services, consultation and inclusion in master plan, 332

      Insurance (See INSURANCE—Group insurance for public employees)

      Irrigation (See IRRIGATION DISTRICTS)

      Las Vegas Sewage District (See LAS VEGAS SEWAGE DISTRICT)

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

      Metropolitan police department, creation of taxing district to finance capital improvements, 1061

      Police protection or maintenance of improvements, authorization for creation, 1044

      Privatization of services, study of feasibility, 2657

      Purchasing (See PURCHASING, PUBLIC)

      Real property, conveyance between public agencies, 587

      Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT)

      School (See SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Transportation districts, creation, 29, 30

      Utility facilities, construction without permit from public service commission, 376

      Water planning, division of, directed to provide more technical assistance, 2509

DITCHES

      Assessment of property, drainage ditches excluded unless otherwise requested, 2090

      Truckee Meadows, regional water planning and advisory board directed to make agreements with ditch companies, 2523

DIVING

      Flag, display required, 853

      Operation of vessel near diver’s flag restricted, 853

DIVORCE

      Commencement of action, imposition of additional fee for support of centers for displaced homemakers, 529

      Family courts, jurisdiction, 2175

      Index of certificates provided on microfiche, fees, 849

DOCUMENTS AND WRITINGS

      Notaries public, determination of authenticity of copy, 67

DOG HANDLERS

      Employees, work cards required, 183

      Employer-employee relationship, ordinance may regulate, 184

      Licenses, requirement for work card removed, 183

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

      Child custody proceedings, court to consider occurrences of violence, 981

      Family courts, jurisdiction, 2175

      Marriage license fees, use of portion to provide aim to victims, 1678, 1679

      Restraining order or injunction, penalties for violation, 980

DOOLITTLE COMMUNITY CENTER

      Appropriation, 2069

DOUGLAS COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      China Spring youth camp, appropriation for construction of building, 2194

DRAINAGE SYSTEMS

      Flood control districts, authority to regulate design of systems, 1371, 1372

      General improvement districts, powers concerning drainage systems, 1708

      Surveyor authorized to prepare drainage plans for small subdivisions, 2470

DRIVE-BY SHOOTINGS

      Gangs, additional penalty for crime committed as member of criminal gang, 1057

DRIVERS’ EDUCATION

      Drivers’ education and safety officer, position created, 2234

      License fees for schools and instructors, 1908

      School courses, inclusion of information concerning bicycle urged, 2500

DRIVERS’ LICENSE DIVISION (See MOTOR VEHICLES AND PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

DRIVERS’ LICENSES (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE

      Chemical analysis

             Failure to submit to test, additional circumstances constituting, 958

             Imposition and use of fee for costs of tests, 271

             Number of evidentiary tests to determine alcohol percentage, 957

      Child passenger in vehicle, aggravating factor in determining sentence, 837

      Driver’s license, revocation if person found driving with detectable amount of controlled substance in his system, 1588

      Evaluation before sentencing to determine if offender is abuser of alcohol or drugs, 784

      Imprisonment, assignment to institution or facility of minimum security, 220

      Open containers of alcoholic beverages in vehicles prohibited, 838

      Residential confinement for certain offenders, 779, 783

      Treatment program for certain alcohol and drug abusers, 778

DROPOUTS

      Programs to reduce number, development, 2079

DRUG PARAPHERNALIA

      Out-of-state violations, forfeiture of property, 336

DRUG TRAFFICKING

      Crime related to racketeering, 161

DRUGS (See also CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES)

      AIDS, encouragement of development of affordable treatment urged, 2660

      Dangerous drugs

             Cosmetologists, grounds for disciplinary action, 2062

             Dialysis technicians, possession and administration, 1956

             Emergency medical care, purchase of drugs by certain entities providing, 1957

             Emergency medical technicians, possession and administration, 1956

             Health care professionals, suspension or revocation of license to practice constitutes suspension of authority to possess or administer drugs, 1948

             Industrial insurance compensation prohibited for injury caused by use of dangerous drug, 2421

             Mail order service for prescriptions, regulation, 1156

             Nuclear medicine technologists, possession and administration, 1956

             Nursing, advanced practitioners of

                   Authority to prescribe and dispense, 790, 794

                   Pharmacy exam, passage required, 2017

             Physicians’ assistants, passage of pharmacy exam required for possession, administration or dispensation, 2016

             Public health program defined, 1955

             Radiologic technologists, possession and administration, 1956

             Records, failure to maintain and make available to governmental entities ground for disciplinary action, 1155

             Respiratory therapists, possession and administration, 1956

             State employees, testing for presence of drugs, 1348-1352

             Wholesalers, licensure and regulation, 1155

      Driving under the influence (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

      Hyperactive children, study of effects of drugs to control, 2642

DRY CLEANERS

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

DUI (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

DURABLE POWER OF ATTORNEY

      Creation, duties, 629-638, 1883

      Provider of health care or his employee or operator of health care facility or his employee may serve as attorney in fact under certain circumstances, 1563

E

EAGLES (See also WILDLIFE)

      Penalty for unlawful killing or possession, 261

EASEMENTS

      State highways, reversion of abandoned easement to department of transportation limited, 1173, 1174

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

      Investment capital, development of plan for use of public and private money for new enterprises, 2078

      Water transfer tax, use, 1368

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, COMMISSION ON

      Appropriation, 1495

      Business taxes, duties, 2451

      Salaries of executive director and unclassified employees, 1512

EDUCATION

      Adult education programs, authorized expenditures, 1554

      Bicycle safety programs, 2228, 2234

      Community colleges (See COMMUNITY COLLEGES)

      Computer-assisted instruction, legislative study, 2648

      Drivers’ education (See DRIVERS’ EDUCATION)

      History Day competition, students congratulated on achievements, 2572

      Jail, educational release programs, 150

      Legislative study of public education, 2642

      Mobile home park managers and assistants, continuing education,1321

      Motorcycle safety program, 1064

      Nevada Business Week Scholarship Program commended and supported, 2489

      Nursing homes, establishment of program toe educate and train persons to work in, 1570

      Occupational education (See OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION)

      Postsecondary education (See COMMUNITY COLLEGES; UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES; UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA SYSTEM)

      Prisoners in local detention facilities, credit for educational achievement, 102

      Private schools (See SCHOOLS, PRIVATE)

      Public broadcasting stations, appropriation, 1453

      Public schools (See SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

      Recycling, development of educational programs, 1671, 1676

      Scholarships for teaching degrees, 1605, 1606

      Superintendent of public instruction (See SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION)

      Superintendents (See SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

      Universities (See UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES; UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA SYSTEM)

      Water conservation plans to include educational provisions, 521, 523

      Water transfer tax, use, 1368

      Wellness programs, major hospitals to sponsor, 2333

EDUCATION, COMMISSION ON PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS IN

      Appropriation, 1495

      Composition, 2378

EDUCATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Appropriations

             General appropriations, 1495

             State distributive school account, 514, 1552

      Authorized expenditures, 1534, 1553, 1554

      Bicycle advisory board, Nevada, representation, 2230

      Drivers’ licenses, study of provisional licensing system, 2623

      Human sexuality and sexually transmitted diseases, report on course, 2612

      Minority teachers and other licensed personnel, representation on recruitment committee, appropriation, 2375-2376

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Public broadcasting stations, appropriation for distribution to, 1453

      School bus stops, approval of certain off-street areas, 276

      Teenage pregnancy, duties, 2592

EDUCATION, STATE BOARD OF

      Bicycle safety, adoption of regulations urged, 2499, 2500, 2581

      Commission on professional standards in education, board representative removed, 2378

      Education gift fund, approval of expenditures by interim finance committee and certain expenditure authorized, 279

      Election districts, 1087-1094

      Nurse-pupil ratios, duties, 1699

      School buses, approval of system of flashing red lights, 275

      Special education program units, duties, 1552

EFFLUENT (See also WATER)

      State policy concerning use, 296

ELDERLY PERSONS (See AGED PERSONS)

ELECTIONS

      Ballots

             Absent ballots

                   Aged or handicapped persons, requests for ballots, 2220

                   Availability, time for, 2220

                   Counting, procedure, 2222

                   Fax machines, use to provide ballot to voter outside United States, 2217

            Mailing ballots, time of availability, 2221

             Security procedures, establishment, 2218

             Tampering or interfering with election equipment, penalty, 2217

      Campaign practices (See also ETHICS)

             Code of fair campaign practices, 1392, 1393

             Contributions

                   Amount limited, penalty for violations, 1391, 1401

                   Anonymous or unidentifiable contributor, disposition, 1392

                   Change in office sought or held, notification to contributors, 1923

                   Compilation of reports, contents, availability, 1399

                   Definition, 1393

                   Financial disclosure, 1601, 1602

                   Governor and lieutenant governor, solicitation or acceptance during legislative session prohibited, 1391, 1402

                   Judicial officers, amounts limited, 1401

                   Legislative support groups, solicitation or acceptance during session prohibited, 1390, 1402

                   Legislators, solicitation or acceptance during session unlawful, 1391, 1402

                   Personal use of contributions unlawful, 1922

                   Persons other than candidates, reports, 1389-1392, 1397-1398

                   Political action committees, reports, 1389, 1392

                   Public records prepared by secretary of state, 1399

                   Recall of public officer, committees for, reports, 1398

                   Time for filing reports, 1394

                   Unspent contributions, requirements for disposition after election, 1922

                   Violations, penalties, 1400, 1401, 1402

             Expenditures

                   Definition, 1393

                   Persons other than candidates, reports, 1390, 1396

                   Recall of public officer, committees for, reports, 1398

                   Time for filing reports, 1395

      Candidates

             Acceptance of candidacy of person nominated by recall petition, requirements, 2227

             Court of appeals, election of judges, 2565

             Fees for filing declaration or acceptance of candidacy, 1603

             Financial disclosure, 1601, 1602

             Justices of the peace, filing fees, 122

             Withdrawal, time for, 2217

      Challenge of voters, 1682, 2225

      Congressional delegation, election districts, 1046

      County commissioners

             Decrease in number of commissioners, 1560

             Election districts, contiguity and compactness, 1745

      Education, state board of, election districts, 1087-1094

      Elko Convention and Visitors Authority, board of governors, 1361, 1362

      Family court judges, election, 2185, 2187

      Financial disclosure, 1601, 1602

      Irrigation districts, alteration or change in number of divisions, 1081-1085

      Justices of the peace, filing fees, 122

      Legislative districts, 1454, 2384

      Mail registration, 1680, 1684

      Mechanical voting system

             Absent ballots, counting procedure, 2222

             Maximum number of voters in each precinct, 2218

             Tampering or interfering with election equipment, penalty, 2217

      Pahrump, incorporation by charter, 693

      Pollbook, examination by representative of each political party, 1352

      Postcard registration, 1680, 1684

      Precincts, maximum number of voters in precinct using mechanical voting system, 2218

      Recall of public officers (See RECALL OF PUBLIC OFFICERS)

      Recount, time for demand, 1107

      Registration of voters

             Additional information, requests for, 2224

             Affidavits, duties of deputy registrars, 2222

             Cancellation, grounds, 2224, 2225

             Electors unable to sign name, procedure, 2223

             Mail registration, 1680, 1684

             Motor voter, contents of affidavit, 1684, 1685

             Reregistration by county clerk after change of address filed with post office, 2216

      Suffrage, repeal of antiquated constitutional article concerning rights, 2498

      Town boards, selection at general election, 467, 503

      University of Nevada board of regents, election districts, 1094-1101, 2573

      Voter registration lists

             Central committees, requests for copies, 1353

             Correction of addresses, use of Postal Service data, 2216

      Voters

             Challenge, 1682, 2225

             Registration (See Registration of voters, this heading)

             Special polling places for challenged voters, 2219

ELECTRICITY (See also PUBLIC UTILITIES)

      Excavation projects (See EXCAVATIONS OR DEMOLITIONS)

      Utility projects, reports of location and inclusion in regional or master plans, 952, 954, 955

ELKO CONVENTION AND VISITORS AUTHORITY

      Board of governors

             Election of members, 1361, 1362

             Terms of office, 1364

             Vacancies, 1362

      Treasurer and auditor, employment of assistants, 1363

ELKO COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      County commissioners, report to interim finance committee concerning certain appropriation, 2326

      Local Government Tax Act of 1991, 1447

      Treasurer and auditor, appointment as convention authority treasurer and auditor, 1363

      Tuscarora and Midas, appropriation for construction of community wells, 2326

EMANCIPATION OF MINORS

      Family courts, jurisdiction, 2175

EMBEZZLEMENT

      Racketeering, increase in monetary threshold of certain crimes related to, 161

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

      Hazardous materials

             Carson City, appropriation for emergency response equipment, 2387

             Funding for emergency response programs, 842-844, 1111

             Legislative study of emergencies related to, 2641

      Master plan, consideration of safety plan, 1402

      Search and rescue, discharge of employee based on service as member of volunteer unit prohibited, notice to employer of membership required, 828

      Work programs of state agencies, emergency as justification for immediate revision, 277

EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

      Advanced emergency medical technicians, possession and administration of controlled substances and dangerous drugs, 1954, 1956

      Ambulance operators, medical records to be made available by, 1947

      Burn injuries, providers of health care to report to fire department and fire marshal, 1896

      Certificates and permits

             Central registry, maintenance, 1916, 1917

             Statewide validity, 1916-1918

      CPR, limitation of liability of certain persons administering, 2166

      Dangerous drugs, purchase by governmental agency or person authorized by 1957

      Health insurance policies, disclosures concerning payments for emergency care, 1846

      Intermediate emergency medical technicians, possession and administration of dangerous drugs, 1956

EMERGENCY RESPONSE COMMISSION, STATE

      Committees to oversee the management of risks, 2006-2008

      Creation, composition, 1108

      Powers and duties, 1109-1111

EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBER

      Public utility on request of certain peace officers to trace person using, 59

      Unlawful use, penalty, 17

EMINENT DOMAIN

      Interest paid, determination of amount, 1642

      Monorail or other overhead or underground system of public transportation, exercise of power of eminent domain for, 1139

      Property value, method of determination, 1641

EMISSION CONTROL (See AIR POLLUTION; MOTOR VEHICLES—Engine emission control)

EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES

      Border state employees, vehicle registration requirements eliminated, 1988-1991

      Child care, employers urged to facilitate availability, 2560

      Civil air patrol, discharge of employee for service in unit restricted, notification of membership in unit, 828

      Community redevelopment, provision of employment plan, 2064

      Company towns, regulation of utilities, 1984-1988

      Discrimination

             Handicapped persons, 1982

             Lawful use of product outside work hours, discrimination prohibited, 942

             Mental disabilities, persons with, 1023, 1982

      Governmental services, study of privatization, 2657

      Health benefits

             Plan of insurance for small employers, establishment, 2152

             Utilization review, registration of certain persons performing, 802

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Occupational diseases (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES)

      Occupational safety (See OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH)

      Private investigators and similar licensees, ordinances regulating employer-employee relationship, 184

      Search and rescue, discharge of employee based on service as member of unit restricted, notification of membership required, 828

      Sheriff’s reserve unit, discharge of employee for volunteer service prohibited, 828

      Termination of employment for lawful use of product outside work hours prohibited, 942

      Transport of employees, exemption from motor carrier regulation, 2038

      Unemployment compensation (See UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION)

EMPLOYMENT SECURITY DEPARTMENT

      Authorized expenditures, 1543

      Executive director, salary, 1513

      Industrial insurance system, exchange of information for investigative purposes, 352

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Taxation, department of, provision of information upon request, 2465

ENDANGERED SPECIES (See WILDLIFE)

ENERGY CONSERVATION

      Office of community services, authorized expenditures, 1532

      Solar energy systems, property tax exemption, 1370

ENGINEERS

      Certificates of registration

             Engineer-in-training, reference requirements for application, 2244

             Expired certificates, renewal, penalties, 2245

             Summary suspension, 2246

      Certify and certification, use of terms clarified, 367

      Civil penalties for violations of laws, 2237, 2247

      Disciplinary action, 2245

      Firm, partnerships or corporations engaged in practice of professional engineering, requirements, 2242

      Foreign corporations, requirements, 2247-2250

      Limitation of actions against, 2246

      State water right surveyors, fees for appointment and certification, 62

      Unlawful acts, 2248

ENGINEERS AND LAND SURVEYORS, STATE BOARD OF REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL

      Authorized expenditures, 1543

      Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

      Immunity from liability, 2237

      Investigations conducted by, 2237

ENTERTAINMENT BY REFERRAL SERVICES

      Licensure and regulation, 165

ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION, STATE

      Air pollution, regulation of indirect sources, 1380

      Alternative fuels, duties, 2023, 2025

      Appropriation, 1501

      Authorized expenditures, 1541

      Hazardous materials

             Chemical facilities, duties, 1999, 2002

             Confidentiality of certain information, regulation, 909

             Household wastes, adoption of standards for disposal, 1668

             Program to encourage recycling or reuse and reduction, development, 843

             Regulation of hazardous substances, 857

             Waiver of certain fees, authority, 843

      Heavy-duty motor vehicles, establishment of emission inspection program, 2018

      Management of water quality, responsibility retained, 174

      Motor vehicle batteries, oil and tires, disposal plan required, 1668

      Recycling, regulation, 907, 1667, 1668, 1670

      Sewage treatment facilities, certification of operators, 697

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

      Appropriation of public water, issuance of environmental permits to avoid pollution or contamination of source, 757

      Bond issue for protection of natural resources, authorization by legislature, 148

      Hazardous chemicals, regulation, 1994-2011

      Impact fees, extension of time for use when governmental action taken to protect environment, 298

      Lake Tahoe Basin, study of methods to remove snow and ice from roads, 353

      Maps and plats, time limits to record or process suspended for governmental action relating to protection, 299

      Mine waste, Environmental Protection Agency urged to reconsider standards, 2605

      Residential construction tax, extension of time for use when governmental action taken to protect environment, 300

      Water planning, consideration of quality and quantity, 174

      Water treatment facility defined as utility facility for purposes of environmental regulation, 376

      Wetlands, federal legislation to provide universal definition urged, 2535

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

EQUAL RIGHTS COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Appropriation, 1494

      Composition, 1019

      Employment practices, regulation, 1982

      Executive director, salary, 1514

      Housing discrimination, regulatory authority, 1980

      Mentally disabled persons, powers and duties concerning, 1019

EQUALIZATION, COUNTY BOARD OF

      Population classifications governing number of members, retention, 2107

ESCAPE

      DUI offenders, unauthorized absences, 779, 783

      Prisoners from local detention facilities, issuance of warrants, payment of costs and rewards, 19, 20

ESCHEATS

      Conservation and natural resources, state department of, certain duties of director removed, 206

ESCROW

      Advance payments made to obtain loan, placement in escrow required, 178, 179

      Definitions, 1848, 1857

      Oil and gas wells, certain money from sale of production to be placed in escrow, 385

ESCROW AGENCIES AND AGENTS

      Bond, amount, 1849

      Disciplinary action for failure to adequately supervise agents, 1853

      Examination and supervision of agencies

             Accountant may perform examination in lieu of division, 1851

             Annual examination required, 1851

             Fees, 1847

      Financial institutions, division of, regulation of certain agencies and agents, 1847

      Licenses, grounds for denial, suspension or revocation, 1853

      Loans secured by lien on real property, collection of payments and performance of related services included as escrow activity, 1848

      Supervision of escrow agents

             Failure to maintain adequate supervision grounds for disciplinary action, 1853

             Standards relating to, establishment, 1847

ESTATES OF DECEDENTS

      Administration of estates under $2,500 by affidavit, 195

      Missing persons, time before administration and distribution of estate allowed, 965-967

      Personal property of decedent, donation or disposal, 12

      Public administrators (See PUBLIC ADMINISTRATORS)

      Reopening of estate after discovery of will restricted, 132

      Vesting of future interests, certain language in instrument declared inoperative, 116

ESTATES, TAX ON

      Bonds, tax exemption for certain bonds removed, 1710

      Deficiency determinations, time for services or mailing of notice, 1406, 1408

      Nonresident decedents’ estates, collection of tax authorized, 152

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

ESTRAYS

      Horses, notice of gathering required, 912

ETHICS

      Appeal from opinions of commission, 1599

      Code of ethical standards, 1595

      Contracts, grants or leases in violation of ethical standards voidable, 1593

      Disciplinary action against public employees for violations, 1601

      Employment or contracts, seeking through use of official position prohibited, 1597

      Fee, compensation, gift or benefit received as result of violation, recovery by attorney general, 1593

      Financial disclosure, annual reports required, 1601, 1602

      Fines authorized for violation by public officers, 1600

      Governmental time, property, equipment or other facility, use for personal or financial interest prohibited, exceptions, 1596

      Governor and lieutenant governor, solicitation or acceptance of money during legislative session prohibited, 1391, 1402

      Honoraria, receipt restricted, 528, 1592

      Improper governmental action, retaliatory action against state officer or employee or peace officer prohibited, 1992, 2213

      Influencing subordinate for personal or financial interest prohibited, 1597

      Judicial officers, financial disclosure, 1601

      Legislators

             Contributions, solicitation or acceptance during session unlawful, 1391, 1402

             Governmental time, property, equipment or other facility, use restricted, 1596

             Legislative employee, use for personal services restricted, 1597

             Representation or counseling of private persons for compensation, disclosures, 1597

             Voting on or advocating passage or failure of certain matters, restrictions, 1597, 1598

      Local ethics committees, confidentiality of requests submitted to, opinions rendered and motions related to opinions, 105

      Pecuniary interests, disclosure before vote or other action required, 1598

      Penalties for violations, 1593, 1600

      Representation of clients for compensation prohibited, exception and disclosures, 1597

      Voting on certain matters, restrictions on, 1597, 1598

ETHICS, COMMISSION ON

      Appropriation, 1502

      Civil penalties authorized, 1600

      Employees, 1595

      Facilities, 1595

      Financial disclosure statements, retention, 1603

      Hypothetical opinions, publication, 1600

      Impeachment proceedings, filing of reports, 1601

      Investigations, powers and duties, 1595

      Lobbying for compensation prohibited, 1594

      Oaths, authority to administer, 1591

      Opinions, public hearings, appeals, confidentiality, 1598-1600

      Political activities limited, 1594

      Prohibited acts, 1594

      Subpenas, issuance authorized, 1591

      Vice chairman, election, 1594

EUREKA COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Seventh judicial district, number of judges, 2170

EVERCLEAR (See also INTOXICATING LIQUORS)

      Sale prohibited, 168

EVICTION

      Constables’ fees, 409

      Jurisdiction of district courts, 113

      Notice, contents, 113

      Sheriffs’ fees, 407

      Veterinarians, proof of licensure in certain actions, 2067

EVIDENCE

      Aging services division, certain information inadmissible, 134

      Controlled substances, requirements for use of prescription as evidence, 1648

      Dispute resolution, admissibility of admissions, representations or statements, 919

      Fraternal benefit societies, certificates, 226, 240

      Gaming violations, disposition of certain evidence, 1080

      Jet skis, reckless or negligent operation, 852

      Medicaid, confidentiality of information obtained in investigation of violation by health care provider, 1053

      Paternity actions, use of genetic identification as evidence permitted, 1337

      Trusts, creation of oral trust, 1705

EX-FELONS

      Firearms, possession of unloaded or inoperable firearm prohibited, 72

      Gaming employment, issuance of limited work permits authorized, 1933

EXAMINERS, STATE BOARD OF

      Balance of certain funds, appropriation for restoration, 310

      Capital improvements, bond issues for purposes of, 1526

      Cultural resources preservation plan, receipt, issuance of bonds, 1346, 1347

      Interstate water litigation, duties, 2070

      Natural resources, bond issue for protection of, legislature may authorize, 148

      Prison industries, fund for construction of facilities for, determination relating to expenditures, 1586

      State employees, appropriations for salary increases, 1515

      Water systems, issuance of bonds to finance, 1832, 1834

EXCAVATIONS OR DEMOLITIONS

      Association of operators

             Definition, 1142

             Operators required to join, 1146

             Records of notices received, contents and retention, 1144, 1146

             Statement of business of operator, filing, 1146

      Civil remedies provided by law, effect of statutory provisions, 1145

      Definitions, 1142

      Exemptions from compliance with statutory provisions, 1142, 1143

      Injunctions to prevent dangerous practices, 1143

      Notice of commencement of work, requirements, 1145

      Operators

             Definition, 1142

             Duties, 1143, 1146

      Pavement, conditions for removal by mechanical equipment, 1143

      Proposed area, marking required, 1145

      Subsurface installations

             Colors for markings, 1143

             Damage to installation, 1146

             Definition, 1142

             Locating required, procedure, 1143, 1146

             Notice of location, 1146

      Violations, penalties, 1144

EXECUTION

      Exemptions

             Handicap-equipped vehicles, 1412

             Prosthetic devices and prescribed equipment, 1412

             Retirement, money held pursuant to certain arrangements or plans, 811

             Vehicles, additional equity in, 1412

      Sheriffs’ fees, 408

EXPLOSIVES

      Demolitions, regulation, 1141

      Hazardous chemicals, regulation, 1994-2011

      Master plan, consideration of safety plan, 1402

      Possession or use of device appearing or represented to be explosive prohibited, 816

EXPORTATION OF GOODS, REVENUE BONDS FOR FINANCING

      Fees and deposits charged by department of commerce, establishment, collection, 2251-2253

EXTRADITION

      Waiver of extradition, release on bail restricted, 153

F

FAIR AND RECREATION BOARDS, COUNTY

      At-large member, appointment by county commissioners in certain counties, 60

      Large counties

             Appointment and number of members, 819, 1977

             Compensation and expenses of members, 821

             Provision allowing reimbursement for expenses repealed, 1978

FAIR SHARE ACT (Taxes), 1423, 2014

FAIRS AND EXPOSITIONS

      Clark County fairgrounds, appropriation for construction costs, 2352

      Moapa Valley fairgrounds, appropriation for equipment, 2387

      Washoe County fairgrounds, appropriation for equipment and facilities, 2352

FALSE PRETENSES AND REPRESENTATIONS

      Alcohol and drug abuse counselors, claims concerning certification, 706

      Driver’s license or other identification, penalties for selling, loaning or giving to minor, 391

      Hazardous chemical facilities, penalties for falsification of information, 2009

      Hazardous waste, civil penalties, 830

      Hunting tags, obtaining by false representations, 9, 1571

      Industrial insurance, criminal penalty for certain false statements, 2391, 2427

      Insurance claims, penalty, 1042

      Racketeering, increase in monetary threshold of certain crimes related to, 161

FAMILY COURTS

      Appropriation for compensation of additional judges, 2188

      Creation, 2174

      Jurisdiction, 2175, 2185

      Legislative studies of workload and operations, 2187

      Property tax, levy for support of, 2323

FAX MACHINES

      Absent ballots, use, 2217

      Unsolicited advertisements prohibited, penalty, 126

FEDERAL AID

      Community water systems, administration of money relating to, 1832

      Head Start programs, increased funding urged, 2517

      Juvenile development and prevention and control of delinquency, 2119

      Low-income housing, housing division designated agency for purposes of, 1639

      Medicaid, 2335

      Water systems, additional funding urged, 2529

      WIC program, increased federal funding urged, 2602

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

      Real property, conveyance between public agencies, 587

FELONIES (See also CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS; specific crime)

      Administrative assessments (See ADMINISTRATIVE ASSESSMENTS)

      Ex-felons (See EX-FELONS)

      Gangs, additional penalty for crime committed as member of criminal gang, 1057

      Money laundering related to commission of felony prohibited, penalty, 181, 182

FENCES

      Pasture fences, developer’s liability for failure to repair, 1147

FERNLEY PRESERVATION SOCIETY

      Appropriation for restoration of train depot, 2081

FIDUCIARIES (See TRUSTS)

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS, DIVISION OF (See COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF)

FINES

      Air pollution, disposition of fines for violations, 2162

      Alternative fuels, violation of statutory provisions concerning, 2024

      Counties, centralized billing and collection system authorized, 449

      Criminal fines, refunds prohibited and installment payments permitted, 1555

      Dental care, organizations for, penalty for late reports, 2206

      Domestic violence, penalty for violation of restraining order or injunctions, 980

      Driving under the influence, costs of chemical analysis, 271

      Engineers and surveyors, violations of laws, 2237, 2247

      Excavations or demolitions, violations, 1144

      Fishing, unlawful acts, 261

      Gaming, penalties for late payment of county license fees, 618

      Garbage and rubbish, improper disposal of certain materials, 1673

      General improvement districts, violation of certain sanitary provisions, 345

      Hazardous chemicals, violations involving, 2008-2010

      Hazardous wastes, violations relating to, 829, 830

      Health care utilization review, unlawful acts, 803

      Health maintenance organizations, penalty for late reports, 2204

      Hunting, unlawful acts, 261

      Industrial insurance

             Administrators for self-insured employers, violations committed by, 2393, 2428

             Employers, violations committed by, 2404, 2407, 2428

             Physicians or chiropractors, violations committed by, 2407, 2428

             Self-insured employers, violations committed by, 2400, 2403, 2404, 2428

      Limited health service organizations, violations, 1119, 1120

      Mammography, uncertified operator or operation of radiation machine, 902

      Medically indigent, state aid to, penalty for false claims, 1050

      Mobile home parks, violations of statutory provisions, 846, 1321

      Motor clubs, penalty for late reports, 2207

      Motor vehicles and public safety, department of, assessment of fines, 755

      Occupational safety and health, violations, 2013

      Plastic containers, penalty for manufacture or distribution without certain label, 1102

      Public officers, ethical violations, 1600

      Purchasing division contracts, penalty for nonperformance, 619

      Solid waste, improper disposal of certain materials, 1673

      Surveyors, violations of laws, 2237, 2247

      Taxicabs, noncompliance by certificate holders, 1963

      Tow car operator’s failure to pay costs of cleanup of roadway, 246

      Trapping, unlawful acts, 261

      Unarmed combat, penalties for certain violations, 1141

      Veterinarians, violations, 2068

      Water conservation plans, violation of ordinances concerning, 521

      Water suppliers, administrative fines for violations, 1041

      Water systems, uncertified operation, 615

FINGERPRINTING

      Adoptive parents, payment of fees for fingerprinting, 951

      Child 14 years or older, fingerprinting after arrest authorized, 55

      Motor vehicle dealers, salesmen and other licensees, fingerprints required with license applications, 273, 274

      Vehicle transporters, 273

FIRE DEPARTMENTS

      Battery upon firefighter, penalties, 154

      Boot drive law, 140-144, 365

      Burn injury reports from providers of health care, investigation, 1896

      Collective bargaining, joint negotiations on behalf of bargaining units authorized, 703

      Emergency medical services, statewide validity of permits for vehicles, 1916

      Purchases of motor vehicle fuel, exemption from bidding requirements, 350

      State employees, compensation for overtime, 1170

      Street address required to be posted, notice of violation, 998

      Volunteer fire departments

             Battery upon firefighter, penalties, 154

             Firefighters, deemed wage for industrial insurance purposes, 168

             Property tax exemption, penalty for failure to give notice of change of use, 2094, 2095

FIRE MARSHAL, STATE

      Appropriation, 1500

      Burn injury reports from providers of health care, investigation, 1897

      Cooperation with local fire departments, 1898

      Hazardous materials, funding for emergency response training program, 842-844

      Salary, 1508

FIRE PROTECTION

      Commercial buildings, posting of street address required, 998

      Hazards, orders for removal and special assessments for costs of removal, 380-382

      Interstate compact, fire retardant roofing materials required in fire hazardous areas within jurisdiction of agency established by, 310

      Master plan, consideration of safety plan, 1402

      Public buildings, posting of street address required, 998

FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICTS (See also DISTRICTS)

      Hazards located within district, authority to order removal and assess for costs, 380, 381

FIREARMS

      Controlled substance violations, forfeiture of property, 336

      Drive-by shootings, penalty for crime committed as member of criminal gang, 1057

      Ex-felons, possession of unloaded or inoperable firearm prohibited, 72

      Minors, aggravating factor in determination of penalty for siding or knowingly permitting minor to illegally possess firearm, 1154

      Peace officers, testing for presence of alcohol or drugs following certain discharges of firearm, 1350

      School pupils, mandatory suspension or expulsion for unauthorized possession, 628

      Short-barreled rifle or shotgun, licensed collector or person whose firearm registered with Treasury Department excluded from prohibition on possession, 1136

FIRES

      Detection of incendiarism, antiquated provisions repealed, 254

      Investigation, 1897, 1898

FISCAL ANALYSIS DIVISION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

FISH AND FISHING

      Display of equipment to enforcement officer required, 262

      Guides

             Boating regulations, revocation of license for violations, 1576

             License fees, 1574, 1576

      Lahontan cutthroat trout, task force to develop recovery plan urged, 2633

      Legislative study of funding sources for department of wildlife, 2647

      Licenses

             Fees, 1574

             Minors, penalty for selling, loaning or giving false license to, 391

             Penalty for fishing without license or permit, 261

      Permit, fees, 1574

      Resident defined for purposes relating to licensure, 1571

FLAGS

      Desecration, proposal to amend US Constitution to permit prohibition urged, 2492

      Driver’s flag, display, 853

      State flag, design, 773

      Water skier or person being towed on other device, display of flag, 856

FLOODS

      Counties authorized to borrow money and issue securities for flood control, 1373

      Districts for the control of floods

             Approval of projects, 1371

             County budget supplementation prohibited, 1400

             Drainage systems, establishment of standards and criteria for design, 1371, 1372

             Master plan, procedure to change size, type or alignment of facility or amend plan, 1372, 1373

             Regional fund for the control of floods or reserve fund, use restricted, 1400

             Short-term financing, 1374

             Street, highway or bridge projects, restrictions on funding, 1400

      Flood control fund designated account, 1786

      General improvement districts, powers concerning flood control, 1708

      Safety plans for avoiding or minimizing risks authorized in large counties, 1402

FOOD

      Dairy products, amount of assessment for support of state dairy commission, 924

      Local products, purchase and sale encouraged, 2556

FOOD AND DRINK ESTABLISHMENTS

      Bars (See BARS AND COCKTAIL LOUNGES)

      Brew pubs, licensure and regulation, 383

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

      Nonprofit corporations selling food to public on regular basis, regulation, 286

      Smoking restrictions, 645

FOREIGN CORPORATIONS (See CORPORATIONS)

FORESTER FIREWARDEN, STATE

      Fire hazards within jurisdiction, authority to order removal and assess for costs, 380

      Salary, 1508

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

FORFEITURES

      Bail, 1015

      Controlled substances, forfeiture of property for out-of-state violations, 336

      Counties, centralized billing and collection system authorized, 449

      Honoraria, violations, 528, 1592, 1593

      Industrial insurance compensation, forfeiture for injury caused by unlawful use of dangerous drug or controlled substance, 2421

      Local detention facilities, forfeiture of good time credits, 101, 187, 308

      Prisoners, forfeiture of credits toward sentence, 779, 1410

      Wildlife violations, forfeiture of equipment relating to unlawful acts, 2283, 2287

      Willful blindness by owner or claimant to criminal use of property, 209, 210

FORGERY

      Computers, penalty for forgery involving, 49

FORMS

      Durable power of attorney, statement of desires, 640, 641, 1883

      Emission control compliance, fees for certification forms, 1356

      Fair campaign practices, code of, 1393

      Habeas corpus petitions, 79

      Life-sustaining procedures, declarations concerning withholding or withdrawal, 630, 631, 634, 635, 1883

      Traffic citation and complaint form, study of uniform system, 2598

FOSTER HOMES

      Child and family services, division of, powers and duties, 2118

      Child in need of protection, permanent placement with foster parent, 1359

      Relatives to be given preference in placement determinations, 1182

      Social security, percentage of children in foster care more than 24 months increased for purposes of maintenance under, 707

FRANCHISES

      Motor vehicles (See MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Street railways, definition for franchising purposes, 1140

FRATERNAL AND OTHER ORDERS

      Lotteries, operation of, 2257

FRATERNAL BENEFIT SOCIETIES

      Amendment of laws, 230

      Beneficiaries, 232

      Benefits

             Certificates, requirements, 233-237, 243

             Contracts providing variable amounts authorized, 241

             Contractual benefits, provision of, 231

             Funeral benefits, 232

             Governing body, personal liability for payment of benefits, 221

             Minors, life contracts, 231, 233, 237

             Reduction, 234

             Valuations, 243

      Certificate of authority

             Evidentiary effect, 226

             Expiration date, 226

             Fees, 226, 1634

             Transactions without certificate, unlawful acts, 2032

      Claims, approval and payment required within certain time, 1330

      Complaints against, procedure provided in rules, 227

      Consolidation or merger, 228, 237

      Definitions, 221-223

      Directors, officers, employees or agents

             Benefits, liability for payment, 221

             Indemnification and reimbursement, 221

             Liability insurance coverage, 222

             Licensing requirements for agents, 240

      Examinations, 244

      Financial statements, requirements, 241, 242, 2026

      Foreign or alien society

             Examination, 244

             Orders for corrective action, 239

             Requirements to engage in business, 237

      Governing body

             Accounts, establishment, 241

             Benefits, liability for payment, 221

             Minutes of proceedings, requirements, 227

      Health care professionals, repeal of provisions concerning reimbursement for certain treatments, 246

      Incorporation

             Bond requirement, 225

             Minimum number of incorporators required, 224

      Insolvency, reduction in benefits, 234

      Liquidation or receivership, order for corrective action, 238

      Membership, standards of eligibility and rights and privileges, 229

      Minors

             Contracts on life, 231, 233, 237

             Membership provisions, 227, 231

      Mutual life insurer, conversion to, 229

      Official publication, inclusion of notice, report or statement required by law, 227

      Powers generally, 227, 230

      Premiums, amount required to engage in business, 226

      Reinsurance of risks of another society, 237

      Representative form of government defined, 223

      Service of process, evidentiary effect or certified copy of appointment of commissioner, 240

      Small employers, health insurance plans authorized, 2152

      Trade practices and frauds, applicability of statutory provisions, 245

      Violations, order for corrective action, 238, 239

FRATERNITIES

      Property tax exemption, penalty for failure to give notice of change of use, 2094, 2095

FRAUD

      Hunting tags, fraudulent use, 1571

      Insurance claims, penalty, 1042

      Medically indigent, state aid to, penalties, 1049-1051

      Racketeering, increase in monetary threshold of certain crimes related to, 161

FUEL

      Diesel fuel (See DIESEL FUEL)

      Gasoline (See GASOLINE)

      Jet fuel, imposition of tax to finance transportation improvements, 36-38

      Oil (See OIL)

      Petroleum products (See PETROLEUM AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS)

      Taxation (See MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX, COUNTY; MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAXES; SPECIAL FUEL TAX)

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

FUNDS TRANSFERS

      Uniform Commercial Code, adoption of article, 430-449

FUNERAL DIRECTORS AND EMBALMERS

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

      State board of funeral directors and embalmers

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

FUNERAL SERVICE CONTRACTS

      Trust liability defined, 2203

FUR DEALERS

      Licensure, operation and recordkeeping, regulation, 1577

G

GAME BIRDS

      Ravens, crows and magpies, exclusion from laws concerning waste of game, 334

GAME WARDENS

      Boat operated in unsafe condition, authority to order corrective action, 852, 855

      Diseased deer killed by hunter, seizure and disposition, 1571

GAMING

      Access of general public to gaming activities, restriction limited, 969

      Affiliate defined, 1837

      Audits of licensees, 2255

      Bets, establishment of minimum, 2145

      Bingo, determination of gross revenue, 534

      Casino entertainment tax, interest rate on refunds, 934

      Casinos and bars, smoking restrictions, 645

      Contest defined, 925

      Credit instruments

             Acceptance by licensee, 818

             Debt created by instrument, enforceability, 817, 818

             Lost or destroyed instrument, enforceability, 818

             Mental disorder involving gambling, use to invalidate instrument prohibited, 818

      Disciplinary hearings, judicial review, 2145

      Dissemination of information concerning racing

             Collection and refunding of fees, 935

             Determination of rights without hearing authorized, 1844

      Estimated payment, 675, 676

      Evidence of violations, disposition of certain evidence, 1080

      Exclusion of person from premises, rights of establishment, 2145

      Fund for bonds of state gaming licensees designated account, 1774

      Gaming employee defined, 1837

      Hearing examiners, powers and duties, 929-931

      Independent agents, defined, 798

      Insolvency prevents appointment of supervisor, 1013

      Junket representatives

             Designation changed to independent agents, 798

             Determination of suitability, 800

             Provision of certain services without license authorized, 798

             Revocation of permit, 1842

             Work permit required, 1840

      Key or device capable of affecting gambling game, possession restricted, 939

      Legislative declaration, 1012, 1013, 2144, 2145

      License fees

             Carson City and Churchill, Elko, Humboldt, Lander and Washoe counties, imposition of additional fees, 1448, 2014

             County fees, penalties for late payment, 618

             Credit for certain prepaid fees, 1012

             Deficiency determinations, 2147

             Gross revenue, computation, 534

             Off-track pari-mutuel wagering, determination of gross revenue, 1080

             Partnerships, credit for prepaid fees, 535

             Payment, 675, 676

             Refunds, interest rate, 933

             Report of gross revenue received, 676

      Licensees

             Categories whose financial statements must be audited, 2255

             Installment loans, provision inapplicable to nonrestricted licensees, 819

      Licenses

             Display, 926

             Enumeration of specific terms and conditions of license, issuance, 926

             Resort hotels, 1405

             Surrender, appointment of supervisor in certain cases, 1013, 1014

      Lotteries (See LOTTERIES)

      Mental disorder involving gambling, use to invalidate credit instrument prohibited, 818

      Minors, placing wagers at or collecting winnings from gambling game prohibited, 652

      Nevada gaming commission

             Appropriation, 1921

             Compensation of members, 1921

             Documents and records of licensees or affiliates, powers concerning, 1839

             Lotteries, administration of statutory provisions, 2260, 2267, 2268

             Off-track betting licensees, appointment of negotiation committee, 2148

             Security interests, requirement for approval of enforcement of certain interests eliminated, 1011

      North Las Vegas, ordinance prohibiting use of buildings for illegal activities, 762

      Pari-mutuel wagering

             Account for racing and pari-mutuel wagering, creation, use, 1112

             Committee of licensees, grant of exclusive right to negotiate agreements relating to off-track wagering, 2148

             License fees, determination of gross revenue, 1080

             Licensure of operator of off-track system, 1845

             Tax, provision concerning failure to pay removed, 938

      Public transportation facility, operation of gaming devices restricted in certain areas, 968

      Publicly traded corporations

             Definition, 935

             Duties, 937

             Finding of suitability, requirements, 938

      Recovery of gaming debts by patrons

             Failure of agent to mail notice of decision, effect on board’s jurisdiction, 2146

             Hearing, conduct, 2146

             Hearing examiner, resolution of dispute, 929-931

             Judicial review, 2147

      Resort hotels

             Local licenses, additional standards may be required as condition of issuance, 1405

             Nonrestricted license, issuance in large counties limited to resort hotel, 1405

      Restaurants, smoking restrictions, 645

      Security interests, requirement for approval of enforcement of certain interests by commission eliminated, 1011

      Slot machines

             Minimum wagers, establishment, 2145

             Routes

                   Legislative study, 2379

                   Operator responsible for payment of penalties for late license fees, 618

             Taxation

                   Capital improvement projects, use of portion of proceeds for, 1530

                   Excise tax, nature of tax clarified, 1912

      Smoking restrictions in public areas, 645

      Sports pools or race books, authority to operate at nonrestricted operation, 378

      State gaming control board

             Agents, use of pen registers or trap and trace devices authorized, 969

             Authorized expenditures, 1540, 1544

             Computer system, appropriation, 1505

             Documents and records of licensees or affiliates, powers concerning, 1839

             Fund for investigating cash transactions of gaming licensees designated account, 1775

             Hearing examiners, appointment, 929

             Investigation of crimes, powers, 1839

             Lotteries, administration of statutory provisions, 2258, 2266-2268

             Peace officer powers of certain employees, 1839

             Salaries of chairman, members and unclassified employees, 1508

             Slot machine routes, study, appropriation, 2379

             Welfare division, provision of certain information, 591

      Supervision of certain establishments

             Distribution of earnings, 1014

             Insolvency of establishment prevents appointment of supervisor, 1013

             License of establishment deemed transferred on appointment of supervisor, 1014

             Number of persons qualified to manage establishment, 1013, 1014

             Prepaid license fees, credit for, 1011, 1012

             Surrender of license grounds for petition for supervision under certain circumstances, 1013

      Tahoe regional planning agency, restriction of activities concerning casinos demanded, 2626

      Violations, disposition of certain evidence, 1080

      Wagers, establishment of minimum, 2145

      Work permits

             Convicted persons, issuance of limited permits authorized, 1933

             Decision of board concerning denial, time for mailing, 927

             Hearing examiners, authority to conduct hearing on denial or refusal to issue permit, 929

GANGS

      Criminal gang, enhanced penalties for participation and commission of crimes, 1057

GARBAGE

      Fees for recycling, imposition, 1672

      Mandatory collection, owners of real property in certain rural areas may be required to receive and pay for services, 900

      Motor vehicle batteries, oil and tires, disposal restricted, penalty, 1671, 1673

      Recycling plans, adoption by local governments, 1669

      Reduction of waste, duties of office of community services, 1676

      Trucks used by licensed haulers, maximum allowable weight, 1693

      Unlawful disposal, penalty, 1672

GARNISHMENT

      Constables, fees for service of writ, 409

GASOLINE

      Alternative fuel

             Adoption of standards and requirements for, 2023

             Study of effectiveness of use, 2025

      Discharges of petroleum, fees revised and operator’s costs reduced, 338-341, 2108

      Standards for composition, requirements, 2024

      Taxation (See MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX, COUNTY; MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAXES)

GENERAL APPROPRIATION ACT, 1493

GENERAL FUND (See STATE FINANCES AND FUNDS)

GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS (See also DISTRICTS)

      Finances (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Fire hazards existing within district, authority to order removal and assess for costs, 382

      Flood control improvements, powers of certain districts, 1708

      General obligation bond commission to approve borrowing money or issuing securities only in certain districts, 972

      Industrial users, fines for violation of certain federal standards, 345

      Loans from state, limit on principle amount of securities issuable for, 180

      Local district managing board, composition, 1707

      Open-space land, imposition of taxes to finance development, 2049-2053

      School district trustees may consent to assessment of school property, 696

      Storm drainage, powers of certain districts, 1708

      Water conservation plan, adoption required, 520

      Water systems, programs for financing capital improvements, 1831, 1833

GENERAL SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1533

      Buildings and grounds division

             Appropriation, 1494

             Repayment of money for remodeling of industrial insurance building, 1530

      Capital improvements, appropriations, 1525

      Director, salary, 1509

      Motor pool division

             Administrator, salary, 1509

             Appropriation for purchase of vehicles, 406, 2039

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Purchasing division

             Contracts, powers and duties, 619, 622

             Nonconforming or defective goods, powers, 620

             Records, 620

             Regulations, authority to adopt, 620

             Repayment of money for warehouse, 1529

             State purchasing fund, reversion provision eliminated, 1746

      State printing and micrographics division

             Commendation for service to legislature, 2619

             State printing fund, reversion provision eliminated, 1748

      Telecommunications division, assistance and support by state emergency response commission, 1109

GENERATION-SKIPPING TRANSFER TAX

      Bonds, tax exemption for certain bonds removed, 1710

      Deficiency determinations, time for service of mailing of notice, 1406, 1409

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

GENETICS PROGRAM

      Establishment, appropriations, 2065-2067

GERLACH GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT (See also GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS)

      Water treatment at Hot Springs project, appropriation for expenses, 2387

GIFTS AND GRANTS

      Air pollution control program, grants for, 2021

      Anatomical gifts (See ANATOMICAL GIFTS)

      Education gift fund, authorized expenditure, 279

      Malpractice insurance, grants for subsidies for providers of prenatal care in certain areas of state, 2159

      State agencies, authority to accept, 278

      State or local grants in violation of ethical standards voidable, 1593

      Transfers to minors, delay authorized, 1705

      Water systems, program to provide grants to certain publicly owned systems, 1833

GOLF CARTS

      Definition, 2329

      Permits for operation in certain counties, 2329

      Registration, exemption from, 2330

GOLF COURSES

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

GOOD SAMARITANS

      CPR, limitation of liability of certain persons administering, 2166

GOVERNOR

      Appointments made by

             Accountancy, Nevada state board of, 2150

             Appraisers of real estate, commission of, 888

             Bicycle advisory board, Nevada, 2230, 2234

             City annexation commission in certain counties, 1737

             Collection agency advisory board, 2211

             Court of appeals, judges, 2565, 2567

             Cultural affairs, commission on, member 1346

             Education, commission on professional standards in, 2378, 2379

             Emergency response commission, state, 1108

             Federal lands, state multiple use advisory committee on, 912

             Hazardous chemicals, committees to oversee management of risks, 2006

             Hispanic community, interim commission to study issues facing, 2627

             Hospital nursing practice, member of governing body of foundation for, 2332

             Human resource, committee to review proposals of, member, 2143

             Insurance customers, advocate for, 1607

             Insurance, department of, chief officer, 1607

             Lake Tahoe Basin, advisory committee to study snow and ice removal, 354

             Liquefied petroleum gas, board for the regulation of, 386, 388

             Maternal and child health, advisory board on, 2294

             Minority teachers, member of committee to assist in recruitment of, 2376

             Motorcycle safety, advisory board on, 1066, 1067

             Occupational therapy, board of, 987

             Parole commissioners, state board of, 1354

             Supreme court justices, replacements, 2566

             Telephone sales communications, state board of, 984

             Women, Nevada commission for, 1910, 1911

      Appropriation for office and mansion, 1493

      California-Nevada super speed ground transportation system, duties, 176

      Computer hardware, appropriation for purchase of, 1666

      Controlled substances, report concerning certain programs, 1646, 1647

      Crime, reports from highway patrol division, 826

      Cultural resources preservation plan, receipt, 1347

      Education, department of, approval of augmentation of authorized expenditures, 1553

      Election

             Candidates for office, fee for filing declarations or acceptance, 1603

             Contributions, solicitation or acceptance during legislative session prohibited, 1391, 1402

      Employees, salaries, 1506

      Fiscal management, selection of agency to use money saved through prudence, report to legislature, 2298

      Hospital patients, commission for, approval of appointment of director, 2337

      Human resources department to submit master plan for provision of human services, 332

      Industrial insurance, legislative committee on, reports from, 2441

      Lake Tahoe Basin snow and ice removal study, submission of report to legislature, 355

      License plates, fees, 2312

      Monetary contributions, solicitation or acceptance during legislative session prohibited, 1391, 1402

      Motorcycle safety, advisory board on, report from, 1066

      Population

             Time for certification, 2090

             Townships, certification of population, 329

      Public records, creation of panel to study and revise laws, 2643

      Rural hospitals, cooperation with major hospitals to provide assistance, 2332

      Senior citizens’ legislature, provision of assistance urged, 2621

      Women, Nevada commission for, report from, 1911

GRAND JURY

      District attorney’s notice to person under investigation, limited exceptions, 1063

GRAND LARCENY

      Assault with intent to commit crime, crime eliminated, 123

GRANDPARENTS AND GREAT-GRANDPARENTS

      Custody of children, preferences in relatives in making determinations, 1175

      Visitation rights, 1176, 1183

GRATUITIES (See TIPS)

GRAZING AND GRAZING LANDS

      Fees for use of public range, retention of current formula urged, 2606

      Wildlife, certain counties may purchase, exchange or lease property for preservation of endangered species, 289

GROSS MISDEMEANORS (See also CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS)

      Administrative assessments, 1153

GROUND WATER BASINS (See WATER)

GUARDIANS AND WARDS

      Family courts, jurisdiction, 2175

      Missing persons

             Dental records, obtaining, 157

             Notification to law enforcement agency when person found, 158

      Personal property of ward, donation or disposal, 12

      Public administrators (See PUBLIC ADMINISTRATORS)

      Public guardians, access to records of criminal history, 130

GUIDES

      Boating regulations, revocation of license for violations, 1576

      License fees, 1574, 1576

GUNS (See FIREARMS)

H

HABEAS CORPUS

      Appeal from grant of writ

             Record on appeal, 75

             Time limit, 74, 75

             Transcript of evidentiary proceedings, preparation, 75

      Court of appeals, judge’s power to issue writ, 2566

      District courts, jurisdiction relating to writs, 2494

      Post-conviction procedure

             Answer and return, certain petitioners ordered to file, 76

             Indigents, appointment of counsel for, 85, 87

             Judgment of conviction of sentence, challenge of validity, 75

             Notice of entry of decision or order, 88

             Petition

                   Delay in filing, 75

                   Fee for filing not required, 75

                   Filing, 75, 76, 79

                   Form, 79

                   Summary dismissal, 77

             Supplemental pleadings, exhibits, transcripts and documents, time for filing and service, 86

             Time served, challenge of computation, 75

HABITUAL CRIMINALS

      Probation or suspension of sentence precluded, 71

HANDICAPPED. COMMITTEE TO HIRE THE

      Chairman, salary, 1514

HANDICAPPED PERSONS

      Absent ballots, requests for, 2220

      Adoption of children with special needs, 1865

      Child support, requirements for handicapped children, 1336

      Community redevelopment, provision of employment plan, 2064

      Crippled children, statutory references changed to children with special health care needs, 282-284

      Disabled veterans, use of handicapped parking spaces authorized, 1375

      Discrimination prohibited, 1018-1029, 1981

      Education

             Age limit for benefits, 2129

             Appropriation, 1495, 1503

             Basic support guarantee, 1551, 1552

             Human resources department to provide special programs and services, 2128

             Legislative study of funding for special education programs, 2651

             Suspension or expulsion of pupils, grounds, procedure, 1365, 1366

      Execution, handicap-equipped vehicles exempt from, 1412

      Housing discrimination prohibited, 1981

      Occupational therapy, practice defined, 986

      Parking permits and special plates, issuance of both to certain persons, 359

      Public employment, temporary limited appointment in all class grades, 158

      Service animals, prohibition of discrimination based on, 1981

      Taxicabs, financing provisions for subsidized transportation, 1962

      Welfare division’s program for cash assistance payments, appropriation, 1047

HANG GLIDING

      Liability of owner of real property limited for injuries resulting from, 185

HARASSMENT

      Alcohol or drug screening testing of state employee, prohibited acts, 1350

      Disclosure of certain information by state employee, prohibited acts, 1993

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

      Accidents and other emergencies

             Funding of emergency response programs, 842-844, 1111

             Legislative study of laws relating to emergencies, 2641

      Attorney general, appropriation for litigation expenses relating to radioactive waste repository, 772

      Carson City, appropriation for emergency response equipment, 2387

      Chemicals, regulation of hazardous chemicals, 1994-2011

      Contingency fund for hazardous materials

             Account, designation, 1773

             Use, 1111

      Definitions, 1110

      Discharges of petroleum, fee revised and operator’s costs reduced, 338-341, 2108

      Disclosure of public and confidential information, 909

      Disposal of hazardous waste

             Action to prevent practice or act hazardous to health, safety or environment, 858

             False statements or representations, penalty, 830

             Household waste, adoption of regulations, 1668, 1669

             Infectious waste, regulations, 1669

             License fees and other fees for use of state-owned areas, waiver may be authorized under certain circumstances, 843

             Motor vehicle tires and batteries, incineration restricted, 1671

             Owner or operator of facility, payment of fees on volume of waste received for disposal, 842

             Tampering with observation device, penalty, 380

             Unlawful disposal, penalty, 830

      Emergency response commission, state

             Authorized expenditures, 1542

             Duties, fees for services, 1109-111

      Extremely hazardous materials

             Definition, 1110

             Failure to pay fees, penalty, 1111

             Fees for storage and manufacture, 1109

      Fire marshal, state, funding for training emergency personnel, 842-844, 1111

      Fund for the management of hazardous waste

             Account, designation, 1771

             Sources and use, 843

      Hazardous substances

             Definition, 857

             Inspections and orders for corrective action, 858

             Mining or agricultural activities, certain facilities or locations and small counties exempt from regulatory provisions, 857

      Ionizing radiation, development of program for response to hazards of, 211

      Master plan, consideration of safety plan, 1402

      Property tax reduction for relocation of hazardous operation to designated site, 2644

      Public service commission, funding for costs of safety measures, 842, 844

      Recycling or reuse and reduction of waste, development of program to encourage, 843

      Storage of extremely hazardous materials, fees and surcharges, 1109

      Toxic chemical release form, reporting fees, 1109

      Training center, appropriation, 1506

      Transportation of waste

             Inspections and safety measures, funding of costs, 842, 844

             Permit, adoption of regulations governing carrying, 899

      Violations, penalties, 1111

HEAD INJURIES (See TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES)

HEAD START PROGRAMS

      Federal funding, increase urged, 2517

HEALTH CARE

      Burn injuries, providers of health care to report to fire department and fire marshal, 1897

      Maternal and child

             Advisory board on maternal and child health, creation, powers and duties, 2294

             Crippled children, statutory references changed to children with special health care needs, 282-284

             Genetic disorders, screening program, 2065

             Immunization of children, appropriation for purchase of vaccines, 292

             Medically indigent, increase in number of providers of obstetrical care urged, 2604

             WIC program (See WIC PROGRAM)

      Restraining costs of health care

             Billed charges of certain hospitals, limitations on, 2332, 2339

             Collection and reporting of information, 2331

             Division for review of health resources and costs (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF)

             Indigent patients, administrative review of determination of indigency, 1937

             Utilization review, registration of certain persons providing, 802

      Water transfer tax, use for health care purposes, 1368

      Wellness programs, major hospitals to sponsor, 2333

HEALTH CARE, RESTRAINING COSTS OF (See HEALTH CARE)

HEALTH DIVISION (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF)

HEALTH INSURANCE (See INSURANCE)

HEALTH, LOCAL BOARDS AND OFFICERS

      AIDS, notification to or from superintendent of presence in school, 1340

      District board of health, composition, 1379

      Prenatal care, request for grants related to, 2159

      Privately-owned public water systems, regulation, 401

      Recycling programs, powers and duties, 1669, 1670

      Smoking restrictions, enforcement, 644

HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS

      Accounting, requirements, 2036

      Acupuncture treatments, reimbursement provisions, 1134

      Applicability of certain insurance provisions, 2036

      Certificate of authority

             Fees, 1634

             Transactions without certificate unlawful, 2032

      Claims, approval and payment required within certain time, 1331

      Examination by commissioner of insurance, 2035, 2036

      Limited health service organizations, formation and regulation, 1113

      Report to insurance commissioner, contents, penalty for delinquency, 2204

      Small employers, health insurance plans authorized, 2152

      Uninsured persons, representation on advisory committee for study related to, 2154

      Utilization review, registration of certain persons providing, 802

HEALTH, MATERNAL AND CHILD (See HEALTH CARE—Maternal and child)

HEALTH, STATE BOARD OF

      Mammography, regulation of machines and operators, 902

      Meat and poultry inspection, requirements for regulations, 24

      Medical laboratories, review of licensing regulations, 940

      Operators of public water systems

             Advisory board, authority to appoint, 613

             Certification, 614

      Residential facilities for groups, duties, 1975

      Vital statistics fees, increase required, 1505

      Water suppliers, imposition of administrative fines for violations, 1041

      Water systems, issuance of permits to privately-owned public systems, 401

HEARING AID SPECIALISTS, BOARD OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1543

      Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

HEARINGS DIVISION (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

HEART ATTACKS

      Emergency care, public school instruction required, 2165

HEATING OIL

      Discharges of petroleum, fees revised and operator’s costs reduced, 338-341, 2108

HELMETS

      Bicycles, regulations requiring helmets for certain children urged, 2581

HENDERSON, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Charter amendments

             Lease of residential property for short term without following procedural requirements, 512

             Mayor and councilmen, certain employment prohibited, 511

             Municipal court, expansion authorized, 513

      Railroad museum, repayment of loan for equipment, 2158

HERBAL MEDICINE (See ORIENTAL MEDICINE)

HIGH LEVEL NUCLEAR WASTE OFFICE

      Authorized expenditures, 1532

      Salaries of director and unclassified employees, 1513

HIGH SCHOOL RODEO ASSOCIATION

      Appropriation, 1502

HIGHWAY PATROL, NEVADA (See also PEACE OFFICERS)

      Appropriation, 1502

      Crime reporting program, representation on advisory committee, 825

      Criminal history records (See CRIMINAL HISTORY, RECORDS OF)

      Highway patrol special fund designated account, 1776

      Motor carriers, promotion of availability of vehicle safety inspections directed, 2512

      Ports of entry, study directed, 2518

      Tow car operator’s failure to clean roadway, duties, 247

      Traffic citation and complaint form, study of uniform system, 2598

HIGHWAYS AND ROADS

      Asphalt paving and striping, appropriation, 1525

      Bicycle lanes and motor vehicle recovery lanes, requirements, 2235-2236

      Charitable organizations, permit to solicit on medians, 140-144, 365

      Disposal of land no longer needed for highway purposes, procedure, 1691

      Financing of projects, imposition or increase of certain taxes for, 25

      Lake Tahoe Basin, study of methods to remove snow and ice from roads, 353

      Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. ramp, prevention of closure directed, 2593

      Motor vehicle fuel taxes, exclusive use of portion of proceeds for construction and maintenance, 1902, 1903

      Report of construction and maintenance projects, preparation, public record, 1904

      State highways, reversion limited following abandonment of property held by easement or other lesser interest, 1173, 1174

HISPANIC COMMUNITY

      Commission to study issues relating to, appointment and report, 2627

HISTORIC DISTRICTS

      Breweries, operation within district authorized, 383

HISTORIC PRESERVATION AND ARCHEOLOGY

      Advisory board for historic preservation and archeology, representation on commission for cultural affairs, 1346

      Duck decoys, Museum of the American Indian urged to return at least one to Nevada, 2558

      Fernley train depot, appropriation for restoration, 2081

      Preservation and promotion of cultural resources, 1346, 1347

      Yerington Grammar School No. 9 Restoration, Inc., appropriation, 2080

HISTORICAL SOCIETIES

      Nevada museum and historical society, appropriation, 2254

HOAX BOMBS

      Definition, 817

      Unlawful to manufacture, purchase, possess, sell, transport or advertise for sale, 816

HOLOCAUST, GOVERNOR’S ADVISORY COUNCIL ON EDUCATION RELATING TO THE

      Appropriation, 914

HOMEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS

      Board of homeopathic medical examiners

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

             Gross medical negligence, adoption of definition, 1072

      Burn injuries, report to local fire department and state fire marshal required, 1897

      Controlled substances or dangerous drugs, suspension or revocation of license to practice constitutes suspension of authority to possess or administer, 1948

      Disciplinary action, 1070, 1072

      Licenses, denial or revocation if license revoked in other jurisdiction for gross medical negligence, 1070

      Medicaid

             Penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

             Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments, 2336

      Medical records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

HOMESTEADS

      Common-interest communities, units included in homestead definition, 579

      Condominiums included in definition, 579

      Planned unit developments included in definition, 579

HONOR CAMPS (See PRISONS AND PRISONERS—Conservation camps)

HONORARIA

      Legislators, receipt restricted, penalty, 528, 1592

      Public officers and employees, receipt restricted, penalty, 1592

HOOVER DAM

      Issuance of bonds to contribute toward cost of additional powerplant, 294

HORSE AND DOG RACING

      Definitions, 704

      Dissemination of information concerning racing

             Collection and refunding of fees, 935

             Determination of rights without hearing authorized, 1844

      Electrical or mechanical device or other appliance capable of altering speed of racing animal, unlawful acts, 704

      Grants for capital improvements, purses or promotions, program for, 1112

      License to conduct pari-mutuel wagering

             Bond, money or certified check, amount, 705

             Cutter races, 706

             Fees, determination of gross revenue, 1080

             Limitation on issuance for conflicting meet, 705

             Off-track system, 1845

      Nonprofit organization conducting race meet exempt from bond requirement, 705

      Pari-mutuel wagering

             Account for racing and pari-mutuel wagering, creation, use, 1112

             Committee of licensees, grant of exclusive right to negotiate agreements relating to off-track wagering, 2148

             Tax, provision concerning failure to pay removed, 938

HORSES

      Estrays, notice of gathering required, 912

      Wild horses (See WILD HORSES AND BURROS)

HOSPITAL PATIENTS, COMMISSION FOR

      Creation, powers and duties, 2337

HOSPITAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS (See NONPROFIT HOSPITAL, MEDICAL AND DENTAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS)

HOSPITALS

      Assessments for support of certain programs, 2338, 2341, 2342

      Beds, approval of number by human resources director, 1076

      Burn injuries, report to local fire department and state fire marshal required, 1897

      Capital projects, approval of certain projects by human resources director, 1076

      Charges

             Billed charges of certain hospitals, limitations on, 2332, 2339

             Contracts, disclosure of information restricted, 2331, 2334

             Disputes between patients and hospitals

                   Arbitration, 2332, 2338

                   Mediation, 920

             List of charges for representative services, contents, 2331

             Major hospitals

                   Limit on billed charges, 2332, 2339

                   Reduction or discount of charges to certain patients, 2332

                   Submission of charge master to human resources department, 2339

      Contracts, restrictions on release of information relating to, 2331, 2334

      County hospitals

             Board of hospital trustees, quorum, 288

             Notice of admission of resident of another county, 1000

             Reaward of certain contracts without new bids authorized, 375

             Supplies commonly used, purchase without additional bidding, 337

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

      Entry to exit from facility, prevention by certain persons prohibited, 1687

      Governmental payments to hospitals, 2335

      Indigent patients (See also Medicaid patients, this heading)

             Appeal by hospital from county’s determination of status, 1937

             Governmental payments to hospitals for treatment of, 2335

             Human resources director, determination of status by, 1937

             Notice by county hospital of admission of resident of another county, 1000

      License application, contents, 1078

      Life-sustaining procedures, withholding or withdrawal, 629-638, 1564, 1883

      Major hospitals

             Billed charges, limits on, 2332, 2339

             Deductibles or copayments of certain Medicare patients, collection restricted, 2332

             Definition, 2332

             Nursing, establishment of foundation for hospital nursing practice, 2332

             Rural hospitals, technical assistance program, 2332

             Uniform list of billed charges, submission to human resources director, 2339

             Wellness programs, sponsorship required, 2333

      Mammography, certification of machines and operators, 902

      Medicaid patients (See also MEDICALLY INDIGENT)

             Abuse or neglect, investigation and prosecution of violations, 1054

             Misappropriation of patients’ money, investigation, 1054

             Protection of privacy, 1054

      Medicare patients (See also Medicaid patients, this heading)

             Deductibles or copayments of certain patients, collection restricted, 2332

             Outpatient pharmacies to give reduced or discounted charges to certain patients, 2332

      Mentally ill persons, required medical examination before admission to facility permitted at additional locations, 2209

      Nursing, establishment of foundation to promote hospital nursing practice, 2332

      Pharmacies, reduction or discount of charges of outpatient pharmacy in major hospital to patient eligible for Medicare, 2332

      Rural hospitals, development of technical assistance program, 2332

      Tax on hospitals, 2334, 2335

      Teaching hospitals, program for increasing reimbursement related to reducing student-teacher ratio in health technicians programs in community colleges, 2334

      Terminally ill persons, rights of, 629-638, 1564, 1883

      Traumatic brain injuries

             Advisory committee, representation, 996

             Reports required, penalties, 1378

HOTELS (See also BUILDINGS)

      Discrimination based on mental disabilities prohibited, 1027, 1981

      Resort hotels

             Definition, 1405

             Gaming licenses, issuance, 1405

      Room tax (See ROOM TAX)

HOUSE ARREST (See RESIDENTIAL CONFINEMENT)

HOUSEHOLD GOODS AND FURNITURE

      Lease-purchase agreements, regulation, 515

HOUSING

      Abandonment of property by tenant, termination of leasehold, 1039

      Discrimination

             Familial status, discrimination prohibited, 1979

             Limitation of actions concerning, 1982

             Mental disabilities, discrimination prohibited, 1020, 1981

             Service animals, discrimination prohibited, 1981

      Financing, housing division authorized to issue letters of credit, 214

      Low-income housing (See LOW-INCOME HOUSING)

      Plumbing fixtures, water conservation standards, 1167

HOUSING DIVISION (See COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF)

HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF

      Aging services division

             Appropriation, 1497

             Ombudsman for aging persons, office created, appropriation, 2311

             Protective services, organization of teams to assist in coordination of, 134

             Salaries of administrator and deputies, 1510

      Authorized expenditures, 1536

      Capital improvements, appropriations, 1524

      Child and family services, division of

             Appropriation, 1497

             Creation, powers and duties, 2118

             Salaries of administrator and deputies, 1510

      Deputy director, salary, 1510

      Director

             Appropriation, 1497

             Committee to review proposals, member, 2143

             Health facilities

                   Assessment of hospitals for support of certain programs, 2338

                   Billed charges of hospitals, duties concerning changes, 2338-2341

                   Summaries of financial reports, contents, 2333

             Hospital nursing practice, nonprofit entity to promote, 2332

             Indigent persons, determination of status on hospital’s appeal of county determination, 1937

             Juvenile correctional faciities, assessment of needs, 2142, 2143

             Master plan for provision of human services, preparation and distribution, 332

             Salary, 1510

             Summaries of financial reports, contents, 2333

             Wellness programs, approval, 2333

      Doolittle Community Center, appropriation for distribution to, 2069

      General appropriation, 1497

      Handicapped persons, special education programs and related services, 2128

      Health division

             Administrator

                   Drinking water projects, recommendations, 533

                   Salary, 1510

                   Water projects, board for financing, ex officio member, 532

             AIDS, notification to or from superintendent of presence in school, 1340

             Bicycle advisory board, Nevada, representation, 2230

             Breast implants, preparation and distribution of forms concerning, 1690

             Budget accounts, temporary advances from state general fund, 1582

             Controlled substances, educational programs, 1652

             District board of health, appointment of additional member, 1379, 1380

             Emergency medical services, establishment of central registry for certificates and permits, 1916-1918

             General appropriation, 1498

             Genetics program, establishment, appropriation, 2065-2067

             Hazardous chemicals, regulation, 1998

             Immunization of children, appropriation for purchase of vaccines, 292

             Ionizing radiation, development of program to respond to hazards of, 211

             Mammography, regulation of machines and operators, 902

             Maternal and child health, duties, 2296

             Radiological health section, appropriation for purchase of equipment, 1166

             Sickle cell anemia, appropriation for pilot program, 2256

             State health laboratory, appropriation for purchase of equipment, 1166

             Water and sewer systems, legislative study of duties relating to, 2640

             Water quality regulations, cooperation with division of environmental protection directed, 2513

             WIC program, appropriation, 2075

      Health resources and costs, division for review of

             Abolished, 2109

             Hospital charges, dissemination of information, 2331

             Indigent persons, appeals from county’s determination of status, 1937

             Legislative committee on health care, reports to, 2331

             Restrictions on release of certain information relating to hospital contracts, 2331, 2334

             Traumatic brain injuries, development of reporting system, 1378

      Hospital patients, commission for, reports from, 2337, 2338

      Hospitals, establishment of rate of tax on, administration of hospital tax account, 2335

      Mental hygiene and mental retardation division

             Child and family services, division of, transfer of certain duties to, 2118

             Criminal proceedings, duties concerning evaluation of defendant, 1005

             Data processing system, appropriation for, 1884

             General appropriation, 1498

             Medical records, duties following transfer of certain patients, 2351

             Mental health institute revolving fund designated account, 206

             Salaries of administrator, deputy and unclassified employees, 1510

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Rehabilitation division

             Advisory committee on traumatic brain injuries, appointments, reports, 996, 997

             Alcohol and drug abuse, bureau of

                   Injunctions against false representations by uncertified counselors, 707

                   Temporary advances from state general fund authorized, 1174

             Appropriation, 1499, 1924

             Blind, bureau of services to the, appropriation for purchase of vans, 1924

             Industrial insurance, agreements for provision of vocational rehabilitation, 2397

             Salaries of administrator and chiefs, 1510

             Traumatic brain injuries

                   Care of persons, regulation, 1379

                   Program for persons with, establishment, 1377

             Vocational rehabilitation, administration of statutory provisions, 169

      Welfare division

             Administrative account, appropriation for litigation expenses, 772

             Adoption

                   Duties, 947, 1864

                   Legislative study directed, 2142

             Aged and blind program, appropriation, 1047

             Child and family services, division of, transfer of certain duties to, 2118

             Gaming control board, provision of certain information to division, 591

             General appropriation, 1499

             Legislative study of state welfare system, 2638

             Medically indigent

                   Administrative costs, 2335

                   Attorney general’s fraud control unit, assistance, appropriation, 1053, 1056

                   Hospitals, payments to, 2335

                   Limit on money available from supplemental appropriation removed, 119

                   Obstetrics care providers, increase in number urged, 2604

                   Powers and duties, 1050, 1051, 1054

                   State plan may include maximum compensation or increased rate of payment to certain hospitals, 2332, 2334

             Protective custody of children, regulations concerning pamphlet, 922

             Providers of medical care, regulation of tax imposed on, 2336

             Salary of administrator, 1510

             Traumatic brain injuries, advisory committee on, representation, 996

      Youth services division

             Abolished, 2120

             Alternative placement program, appropriation, 1585

             Child care, bureau of services for

                   Outdoor youth programs, regulation, 2300

                   Transfer to division of child and family services, 2122, 2131

             Commitment of children 12 years or older to custody of division, 202

             Utility charges, appropriation, 1559

             Youth parole bureau

                   Child and family services division, transfer to, 2122, 2126

                   Moving            costs and office rent, appropriation, 1585

                   Retirement benefits for certain personnel, appropriation, 1585

HUMBOLDT COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Government Tax Act of 1991, 1447

HUNTING

      Big game mammal defined, 258

      Diseased deer killed by hunter, seizure and disposition by game warden, 1573

      Display of weapons and ammunition to enforcement officer required, 262

      Dogs, harassing or killing of big game mammals prohibited, 268

      Fur-bearing mammals, killing restricted, 267

      Guides

             Boating regulations, revocation of license for violations, 1576

             License fees, 1574, 1576

      Interference with lawful activity by individual prohibited, 969

      Legislative study of funding sources for department of wildlife, 2647

      Licenses

             Fees, 1574

             Minors, penalty for selling, loaning or giving false license to, 391

             Penalty for hunting without license, 261

      Mammal, term substituted for animal, 258-272

      Permits, fees, 1574

      Ravens, permits for hunting from aircraft, 333

      Resident defined for purposes of relating to licensure, 1571

      Tags

             Application processing fees

                   Amount, 1575

                   Use of money restricted, 1571

             Big game tags

                   False statements to obtain, penalty, 9

                   Invalid use, 1571

                   Revocation of privilege to apply for tag, grounds, 262

             Computer program for drawing tags for special seasons, contract for development, 1578

             Duplicate tags, issuance, 1573

             Fees, 1575

             Invalid tags, criteria, 1571

             Owners and occupiers of land, issuance of free tags for resale as compensation for damages caused by wildlife, 2155

             Qualification and application for, regulation, 1573

             Restricted nonresident deer tags

                   Application, time limits and methods for submission, 74

                   Eligibility for other tags restricted, 74

                   Number of tags that may be issued, 73

             Sealed bids for or auction of two deer tags each year authorized, 786

      Unlawful killing or possession of certain wildlife, penalties, 261, 2283

      Waste of game birds, exclusion of ravens, crows and magpies from law, 334

      Wild birds or mammals that may be hunted without license, establishment of list, 262

HUSBAND AND WIFE

      Family court, jurisdiction, 2175

HYPERACTIVE CHILDREN

      Study of effects of use of drugs to control, 2642

HYPODERMIC DEVICES

      Nurses, authority of advanced practitioners to prescribe and dispense devices, 790, 796

I

IDENTIFICATION CARDS

      Fees for issuance of cards by department of motor vehicles and public safety, 1909

      Minors, penalty for selling, loaning or giving false identification to, 391

      Organ donor, card may indicate person’s intent, 2172

IMMUNIZATIONS

      Appropriation to health division for purchase of vaccines for preschool and school children, 292

      School nurses, duties, 1697

IMPACT FEES

      Appeal from action, decision or order, time limitation, 49

      Extension of time for use when governmental action taken to protect environment or endangered species, 298

      Tax on residential, commercial and industrial development for improvement of transportation, exclusion from definition, 34

IMPEACHMENT OF PUBLIC OFFICERS

      Ethics commission to file report of ethical violations with appropriate person, 1600, 1601

IMPOUNDMENT

      Animals, portion of proceeds of certain sales to be paid to owner of animal, 10

      Taxicabs, owner to pay costs of impoundment, 1964

IMPRISONMENT

      Domestic violence, penalty for violation of restraining order or injunction, 980

      Interlocal agreements for detention of county prisoners, 12

IMPROVEMENTS (See also CONSTRUCTION)

      General improvement districts (See GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS)

      Local improvements (See LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS)

      Real property improvements, limitation of action for damages due to deficiencies, 132

INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS

      Business licenses and taxes, applicability, 2449

      Industrial insurance and occupational disease provisions, applicability, 2392, 2399, 2429

      Liquefied petroleum gas, board for the regulation of, employment of independent contractors authorized, 387

      Private investigators and similar licensees, employees required to hold work card, 184

INDIAN COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Appropriation, 1494

      Executive director, salary, 1514

INDIAN LAKES

      Study of options for transfer from federal government, 2611

INDIAN RESERVATION OR COLONY

      Cigarettes, collection of state tax within reservation or colony prohibited under certain circumstances, 655

      Jurisdiction of tribe over all Indians on reservation, permanent law urged, 2606

      Tobacco, imposition of tax authorized, prohition on collection of state tax, 655

INDIGENT PERSONS

      Community redevelopment, provision of employment plan, 2064

      Criminal proceedings, fee schedule for court-appointed attorneys, 2077

      Health insurance for uninsured persons, study by University of Nevada, 2154, 2155

      Hospital patients, appeal from county’s determination of status, 1937

      Human resources director, authority to determine status, 1937

      Hunger Relief Act, passage urged, 2638

      Institutional care, determination of residency of persons placed in, 1743

      Legal aid services, appropriation to bar associations for expenses, 974

      Legislative study of state welfare system, 2638

      Low-income housing (See LOW-INCOME HOUSING)

      Medically indigent (See MEDICALLY INDIGENT)

      Occupational therapy, practice defined, 986

      Residency defined for purposes of county aid, 1743

      Shelters operated by governmental entities, property tax exemption, 2095, 2096

      Welfare (See WELFARE)

INDUSTRIAL CLAIMANTS’ ATTORNEY, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 1543

      Budget, repeal of administration by department of administration, 59

      Deputies, salaries, 1514

      Frivolous claims or claims without merit, authority to refuse to represent claimant, 2403

      Name changed to Nevada attorney for injured workers, 831

      Salary, 1514

INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT

      Fees and deposits charged by department of commerce, establishment, collection, 2251-2253

      Investment capital, development of plan for use of public and private money for new enterprises, 2078

      Pasture fences, developer’s liability for failure to repair, 1147

      Taxation, imposition of construction tax to finance transportation projects, 33

      Water conservation standards for plumbing fixtures in new construction, 1167

INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE

      Accident benefits defined, 2398

      Accidents, employers’ duty to report, 2404

      Administrative penalties authorized for certain violations, 2428

      Alien dependents, amount and direct payment of compensation to certain nonresident dependents, 804

      Appeals

             Contested claims, 2394, 2417, 2419

             Decisions of appeals officers, stay of decision, 2394

             Employers, appeal from rate of assessment, 2414

             Notice of violation, appeal from, 2428

             Uninsured employers, decision concerning claims against, 2409

      Appeals officers, prohibited orders, 2394

      Audits

             Employers, 2390

             Insurers, 2394

      Benefits

             Alternatives, injured employe to receive written explanation, 2426

             Contagious diseases, exposure to, 2400

             Employment of person receiving benefits, penalty for false statements or representations concerning, 2391

             Forfeiture for injury caused by unlawful use of dangerous drug or controlled substance, 2421

             Medical care, development of standards, 389

             Monthly compensation of certain persons, amount, 1946

             Nonresident alien dependents, amount of compensation due, 804

             Tips included in wages for calculation of, 2399

            Unemployment benefits, provisions concerning eligibility while receiving disability benefits, 120

      Business licenses, issuance or renewal without evidence of insurance coverage prohibited, 2436, 2437

      Certificate as proof of coverage, issuance, 2390

      Claims

             Administrator of claims, certification, 2392

             Examiners, limit on case loads, 2396

             Extended claims

                   Definition, 2390

                   Management teams, composition, case loads, duties, 2395, 2396

             Extension of time for filing, 2417

             Failure to give notice or file, grounds for excuse, 2417

             Filing claim, procedure if employer failed to provide coverage, 2408

             Frivolous claims or claims without merit, 2403

             Index of claims, establishment and contents, 352

             Insurer, time for acceptance or denial of claim, 2416

             Subsequent injury fund, claims against, 362, 363, 2415

             Temporary total disability, payment, 2422

             Uninsured employers’ claim fund, 2408, 2409, 2430

      Closure of claim

             Insurer unable to locate employee, time for closure, requirements for reinstatement, 2402

             Notice requirements, 2422

      Contagious diseases, exposure defined as injury by accident, 2400

      Contested claims

             Appeals

                   Insurer’s determination or failure to respond to written request, 834, 2417

                   Notice of appeal, filing, 2419

                   Stay of decision of appeals officer, 2394

                   Subsequent injury fund, decisions concerning, 363

             Closed claim, 2422

             Complaints, investigation by division, 2400

             Findings of hearing officers

                   Development of format to indicate, 2417

                   Notice of determinations to injured employee, employer and practitioner, 2403

                   Preparation of written findings, requirement removed, 835

                   Stay of decision, 2418

                   Time limit to render decisions, 2418

             Frivolous claims, 2403

             Index of claims, admissibility, 353

             Informal and expeditious proceedings required, 835, 2396, 2418

             Notice of hearing, 2418

             Private disability and death benefit plans, hearings on claims arising under, 200

             Reference of claims to medical boards, procedure abolished, 363

             Requests for hearings, 2418

      Contractors, liability of principal contractor for independent contractor’s payments, 2392, 2399

      Controlled substances, compensation for injury caused by unlawful use prohibited, 2421

      Criminal penalties imposed for certain violations, 2391, 2426, 2427, 2429

      Dangerous drugs, compensation for injury caused by unlawful use prohibited, 2421

      Death benefits

             Monthly compensation of certain persons, amount, 1946

             Nonresident alien dependents, amount of compensation due, 804

      Death of employee, time for notification of insurer, 2416

      Definitions, 2390

      Employers

             Accidents, notification to insurer, time limit, report of injury, 2404

             Actions at law, 2409

             Administrative fines, 2428

             Appeal from notice of violation, 2428

             Assessment against employers who provide accident benefits for injured employees, 2413, 2436

             Audits, records may be subpenaed, 2390

             Blank forms, failure to complete and return to system, 2404

             Contracts with independent contractors, applicability of laws, 2392, 2399

             Dividends, determinations for declarations and distributions, 810

             Employment of person receiving benefits, false statements concerning, 2391

             Failure to provide and secure compensation

                   Liability, 2408-2410

                   Penalties, 2426

                   Prosecution, 2426

             Fines for violations, 2404, 2407, 2428

             Forms for reporting injuries, receipt of revised forms, 2395

             Maximum amount paid to employees for purposes of coverage, 2411

             Motor vehicles, liability for, 2408

             Notice of election of statutory provisions, posting, 2429

             Payroll, false statements or willful failure to report certain facts, penalty, 2427

             Premiums or multipliers

                   Adjustment of rate based on certain factors, 2394, 2421

                   Audits to verify rate, 2390

                   Time for notification of changes, 128, 130

             Reports to insurer, time limit, penalty for failure to furnish, 2407

             Safety consultations, 2395

             Safety program, establishment, 2393

             Temporary employees, holding of safety meetings required, 2394

             Training courses concerning rights and responsibilities, 2395

             Violations, penalties, 2404, 2407, 2427, 2428

      Hearing officers

             Conduct of hearings, 2396, 2418

             Contested cases, powers and duties, 832, 835

             Decisions, time limit to render, 2418

             Findings, development of format to indicate, 2417

             Notices of hearings, contents, 2418

             Prohibited orders, 2394

             Qualifications and training, establishment of requirements for, 2396

      Independent contractors

             Applicability of statutory provisions, 2392, 2399

             Principal contractor, liability for compensation payments, 2392

      Injured employees

             Alternatives, receipt of written explanation and provision of written selection, 2426

             Change in selection of physician or chiropractor, notice requirements, 2406

             Evaluation of disability, 2398, 2424

             Examination or treatment outside state, determinations, 2391

             Failure of employer to provide compensation, 2408-2410

             Medical care, development of standards, 389

             Monthly reports concerning number, type and severity of injures, 2012

             Objection to use of certain health facility or service, notification to insurer, 2391

             Plan of care, determination, contents, 2395, 2396

             Priorities in returning to work, 2395

             Provision of information to employers and providers of health care, 2396

             Rehabilitation (See Rehabilitative services, this heading)

             Second opinion, selection of rating physician, payment of costs, 2398

             Self-employment, order prohibited, agreements authorized, 2394

             Subrogation of rights, 2408, 2420

      Legislative committee on industrial insurance, creation, 2440

      Lump sum payments

             For vocational rehabilitation prohibited, 2394

             In lieu of rehabilitative services, 2396, 2397

      Medical review boards, procedure abolished, 363

      Nonprofit corporations, authority to reject coverage for unpaid officers, 803

      Nonresident alien dependents, amount and direct payment of compensation to certain dependents, 804

      Performance, development of standards for, 839

      Permanent partial disability

             Calculation of amount and payment of compensation, 2424

             Chiropractors, selection as rating practitioner, 2392, 2423

             Notification to employee of determination of benefits, 2424

             Self-insured employer to refer injured employee entitled to compensation for rating by department, 2398

      Permanent physical impairment, percentage of impairment required to qualify for reimbursement from subsequent injury fund, 362

      Permanent total disability, amount of monthly compensation for certain persons, 1946

      Physicians and chiropractors

             Change in choice of practitioner, 2406

             Fines for violations, 2407, 2428

             Forms for reporting injuries, receipt of revised forms, 2395

             Interest in health facility or service, disclosures required before referrals, 2391

             Panels, establishment, 2405

             Rating practitioners, selection, 2392, 2398, 2423, 2424

             Reimbursement for treatment, 2406, 2417

             Removal from panel, prohibition on payment for services after removal, 2417

             Reports to insurer, time limit, penalty for failure to provide, 2407

             Schedule of fees and charges, 2412, 2413

             Treatment by more than one practitioner permitted, 2405

      Private disability and death benefits plans

             Assessment against employers providing accident benefits, 2413, 2436

             Hearing officers may decide contested claims arising under, 200

      Proof of coverage, issuance of certificate, 2390

      Real estate licensees, 1688, 1689

      Rehabilitation services

             Eligibility, 2401

             Employment security department, rehabilitation division or other public agency, agreements for provision of services, 2397

             Formal training or education, requirements to receive, 2396, 2402

             Location of employee for whom services ordered unknown, closure of claim, 2402

             Lump sump payment for services prohibited, 2394

             Lump sum payment in lieu of services, requirements, 2396

             Out-of-state services, regulation, 2397

             Private persons, agreements for provision of services, 2397

             Vocational rehabilitation services defined, 2390

      Safety program, establishment, 2393

      Self-insured employers

             Administrative fines, 2428

             Administrator of claims

                   Certification required, 2392

                   Duties and prohibited acts, 2392, 2393, 2428

             Agreement for lump sum payment in lieu of rehabilitation, requirements, 2396

             Appeal from notice of violation, 2428

             Assessments against, penalty for violation of regulation concerning, 2428

             Audits, 2394

             Certificate of self-insurance, ground for revocation, 2400, 2401, 2404

             Compensation, failure to pay, 2404

             Fines for violations, 2400, 2403, 2404, 2407, 2428

             Funds for self-insured employers designated accounts, 1800

             Index of claims, provision of information for, 353

            Investigation of complaints against, 2400

             Monthly reports of injuries required, 2012

             Permanent partial disability, rating of injured employee by department, 2398

             Provision of information to division, 2394

             Self-employment agreements, 2394

             Statutes or regulations, penalty for failure to comply, 2400, 2401

             Time for acceptance or denial of claim, 2416

      Sole proprietors, election of additional premiums for additional coverage, 1689

      State system

             Accident forms, completion by employee of system restricted, 2404

             Agreement for lump sum payment in lieu of rehabilitation, requirements, 2396

             Audits, 2394

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Certificate of insurance, issuance, 2390

             Claim against uninsured employers’ fund, duties, 2408

             Consultation with private firm concerning claims processing procedure, 839

             Dividends, unrealized investment gains or losses excluded from consideration for distribution purposes, 810

             Employment security department to provide certain information to manager, 352

             Financial records, provision to department of taxation upon request, 2466

             Manager

                   Subpena of records related to audit authorized, 2390

                   Training programs, duties, 2395

             Monthly reports of injuries required, 2012

             Performance standards, development and report on effectiveness, 839

             Provision of information to division, 2394

             Stress-related illnesses, study ordered, 2441

             Time for acceptance or denial of claim, 2416

      Subsequent injury fund

             Appeal of decision concerning claim, time for, 363

             Claims, procedure for submission, 2415

             Permanent physical impairment, percentage of impairment required to qualify for reimbursement from fund, 362

             Subrogation of injured employee’s rights, 2420

             Trust fund, designation as, 207

      Temporary total disability

             First payment, requirements, 2422

             Form to request continued compensation, requirements, 2422, 2423

             Unemployment compensation, preservation of eligibility for, 120

      Tips, inclusion in wage for calculation of benefits, 2399, 2411

      Training courses concerning rights and responsibilities of employers and employees, attendance required, 2395

      Unemployment compensation

             Exchange of information for investigation of persons simultaneously claiming unemployment and disability benefits, 352

             Preservation of eligibility after temporary total disability, 120

      Uninsured employers’ claim fund

             Claims, procedure for filing and paying, 2408, 2409, 2430

             Subrogation of injured employee’s rights, 2420

             Trust fund, designation as, 208

      Volunteer firefighters, deemed wage for purposes of coverage, 168

      Wages

             Amount of deemed wage for purposes of coverage, 2411

             Real estate licensees and sole proprietors, deemed wage, 1688, 1689

             Tips included in wage for calculation of benefits, 2399, 2411

             Volunteer firefighters, deemed wage, 168

      Workers’ compensation and safety, fund for, designated special revenue fund, 207

INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE REGULATION, DIVISION OF (See INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, DEPARTMENT OF)

INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, DEPARTMENT OF

      Assistant director, salary, 1510

      Attorneys, appointment, 2436

      Authorized expenditures, 1541

      Debtor and amount of debt owed department, removal from records after certain time authorized, 2435

      Director

             Audits of all insurers, establishment of manual, reports to legislature, 2394, 2395

             Salary, 1510

             Schedule of fees and charges, review, 2412, 2413

      Industrial insurance regulation, division of

             Administrator, salary, 1510

             Business licenses, regulation of industrial insurance requirement, 2390

             Complaints, investigation, 2400

             Hearing officers and appeals officers, qualification and training, 2396

             Independent contractors, regulation, 2392

             Private disability and death benefit plans, powers over contested claims removed, 200

             Regulations, administrator’s authority, 2401

             Subrogation to rights of injured employees, 2420

             Third-party administrators, regulation, 2393

             Tip income, regulation of reporting, 2412

      Industrial safety and health, division of enforcement for

             Administrator, salary, 1510

             Creation, 2435

             Safety programs, authority to grant waiver, 2394

      Insurance division, exchange of information, 2395

      Medical care for injury or disease victims, development of standards, 389

      Mine inspection, division of

             Administrator, salary, 1510

             Technicians, specialists, engineers and consultants, appointment authorized, 65

      Occupational safety and health, division of

             Hazardous chemicals, regulation, 1998

             Reports from industrial insurers concerning injuries and diseases, 2012

             Transferred to division of enforcement for industrial safety and health, 2435

      Occupational safety and health standards, study directed, 2599

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Preventative safety, division of

             Administrator, salary, 1510

             Creation, 2435

             Duties, 2432, 2433

             Safety manual, preparation and distribution, 2393

INFANTS (See MINORS)

INFECTIOUS WASTE

      Disposal, component of model recycling plan, 1669

INITIATIVE

      Documents filed for verification, requirements, 2226

INJUNCTIONS

      Alcohol and drug abuse counselors, false representations concerning certification, 707

      Business taxes, injunction against collection prohibited, 2458

      Computers, unlawful acts, 50

      Domestic violence, penalty for violation of injunction, 980

      Excavations or demolitions, prevention of dangerous practices, 1143

      Hazardous chemicals, violations involving, 2008

      Insurance guaranty associations, injunctions impairing operation prohibited, 883

      Intercollegiate athletics, failure of national association to observe procedural rules, 110

      Motor vehicles and public safety, department of, power, 755, 756

      Peace officers, prevention of certain acts by employer, 2213

      Public accommodations, discriminatory acts, 1029

      Water systems, operation by uncertified operator, 615

INSOLVENCY

      Gaming establishment, insolvency prevents appointment of supervisor, 1013, 1014

      Insurance companies, 613, 866

      Title insurance companies, 1856

INSTALLMENT LOANS

      Gaming licensees, installment loan provisions inapplicable to nonrestricted licensee, 819

      Mobile home and land as security for loan on land on which mobile home located, 884

      Mortgage companies, operation of loan business on same premises authorized, 884

INSTRUCTIONS TO JURY

      Plea bargaining agreement, cautionary instruction, 292

      Reasonable doubt, 257

INSURANCE

      Casualty insurance

             Claims, approval and payment required within certain time, 1329

             Zip code changes by post office, insurer to notify of effect on premiums, 2117

      Claims

             False claims, penalty for filing, 1042

             Forms

                   Notice of penalty for filing false claim included on form, 1042

                   Requirement for notice of penalty for false claim repealed, 1978

             Payment required within certain time, interest on unpaid claims, 1329

             Request for information by policyholder for renewal, 2033

      Group insurance for public employees

             Committee on group insurance

                   Duties, 249, 659

                   Name changed to committee on benefits, 658

                   Taxable compensation, program to reduce, administration, 663

             Local governments, use of internal service fund for contributions, 451

             Participation levels for employees of public agencies, establishment, 249, 250

             Premiums, amount paid by employer, 921

             Replacement policies, statutory provisions inapplicable to state’s program, 251

             Retired public employees

                   Amount paid by state for premiums, 946

                   Participation in state program, 249

             Self-insurance fund accounted for as internal service fund, 660

             Self-insurance reserve fund, maintenance, 451

             Separate rates and coverage, establishment, 249

             Temporary total disability, employer’s duty to pay premiums during disability period, 250

      Health insurance

             Acupuncture treatments, reimbursement provisions, 1133, 1134

             Claims, approval and payment required within certain time, 1328

             Emergency treatment, disclosures concerning payments for, 1846

             Legislation concerning coverage, criteria for review, 2510

             Life-sustaining procedures, prohibition on policy restrictions concerning withholding or withdrawal of treatment, 636, 637, 1883

             Mandatory benefits, legislative study, 2657

             Preferred and nonpreferred providers, payments for coinsurance, 1329

             Small businesses, health insurance plans, 2152

            Substitute coverage, 865, 866

             Uninsured persons, study by University of Nevada, 2154, 2155

             Utilization review, registration of certain persons providing, 802

             Zip code changes by post office, insurer to notify of effect on premiums, 2117

      Liability risk retention

             Notice of intention to continue business, time for, 2037

             Risk retention group, registration fees, 1625

      Limited-liability companies, powers, 1299

      Malpractice insurance for providers of prenatal care, program to disburse grants for subsidies for, 2159

      Motor vehicles

             Claims, approval and payment required within certain time, 1329

             Underinsured motorists, subrogation rights, 1943

             Zip code changes by post office, insurer to notify of effect on premiums, 2117

      Policies, protective measures on impairment of insurer, 863-883

INSURANCE ADMINISTRATORS

      Industrial insurance, administrator for self-insured employer required to be certified, 2392, 2393

INSURANCE AGENTS

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

      Fraternal benefit societies, licensing requirements, 240

      Licenses, retention for period after establishment of residency in another state, 2200

      Managing general agents, defined, 2030

      Small employees, premium restrictions for certain insurance plans, 2153

      Unsuitable conduct, grounds for disciplinary action, 807

INSURANCE BROKERS

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

      Licenses, retention for period after establishment of residency in another state, 2200

      Small employees, premium restrictions for certain insurance plans, 2153

      Unsuitable conduct, grounds for disciplinary action, 807

INSURANCE COMPANIES

      Advocate for insurance customers, information to be filed with, 1630

      Application to engage in business, fee, 1621

      Assessments for purposes of guaranty association, 875-879

      Capital, requirements, 2026, 2027

      Certificate of authority

             Fees, 1621, 2197

             Foreign or alien insurers, certificate unnecessary for certain liability insurance transactions, 862

             Suspension or revocation, grounds, 807

      Claims

             Forms, notice requirements, 1042, 1978

             Payment of approved claims within certain time required, interest on unpaid claims, 1328

      Delinquent insurers, provision of guarantee, assumption or reinsurance of policies or contracts, 865

      Domestic insurers

             Financial statements, requirements, 2026

             Negotiable securities, exception to requirement to keep assets within state, 647

             Reinsurance with alien insurers, conditions for, 255

      Financial guaranty insurance

             Surety insurance, defined as, 2030

             Transactions, requirements, 2028

      Foreign and alien companies

             Certificate of authority unnecessary for certain liability insurance transactions, 862

             Financial statements, requirements, 2026

             Surplus risk lines, amount of trust fund, 2031

      Home protection insurers

             Amount of reserves required, 2034

             Annual report, time for, 2034

      Incorporation, required number of incorporators, 2204

      Insolvency, provision of substitute coverage, 865, 866

      Investments in stock of subsidiary corporations engaged in sales, 255

      Liability risk retention, notice of intention to continue business, 2037

      Motor vehicle insurance

             Provisional drivers’ licenses, study of establishment of system, 2623

             Subrogation to certain rights of underinsured motorists prohibited, 1943

      Nevada life and health insurance guaranty association

             Accounts, revision, 871

             Affiliates, recoveries from, 868

             Alternative policies, approval and requirements, 866

             Annual report, time for, 882

             Applicability of statutory provisions, 864, 869

             Assessments, classes, 875-879

             Definitions, 863, 870, 871

             Impaired or insolvent insurers, duties, 864-868

             Injunctions impairing operation prohibited, 883

             Interest rates on certain policies, duties, 866

             Organizations of state associations, participation, 875, 882

             Powers generally, 874, 875

             Standing to intervene in out-of-state courts, 873

             Summary documents, preparation, 868

      Premium tax

             Applicability to certain transactions involving liability insurance, 862

             Direct premiums and considerations, 2028, 2029

      Property insurers, fee for original registration, 2198

      Purchasing groups, notice of intention to continue doing business, 2037

      Rates

             Hearings, 1630

             Zip code changes, notification to policyholders of effect on premiums, 2117

      Rating organizations, licensing fees, 1623

      Reinsurance

             Assumption of reinsurance by certain insurers prohibited, 2034

             Fee for issuance of certificate, 2197

             With alien insurers, conditions, 255

      Salvage vehicles, time for transmittal of evidence of title to state agency, 526

      Small employers, administration of plan of health insurance for, 2152

      Stolen vehicles, sale of vehicle with evidence of title authorized under certain circumstances, 526

      Subsidiaries engaged in sales, stock purchase and ownership by insurer authorized, 255

      Surplus, requirements, 2026, 2027

      Surplus risk lines, amount of surplus, 2031

      Title insurers (See TITLE INSURANCE COMPANIES)

      Traumatic brain injuries, advisory committee on, representation, 996

      Unfair practices, 2202

      Unlawful acts, penalties, 2026

      Unsuitable conduct, grounds for disciplinary action, 807

      Utilization review, registration of certain persons providing, 802

INSURANCE, DEPARTMENT OF

      Appropriation, 1500

      Authorized expenditures, 1539

      Creation, powers and duties, 1607

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

INSURANCE DIVISION (See COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF)

INSURANCE SOLICITORS

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETICS

      Appropriation, 1496

      National athletic associations, observance of procedural standards required, 110

INTEREST, MONEY

      Business taxes, overpayments, 2458

      Condemnation proceeding, amount of interest paid, 1642

      Health insurance, interest on unpaid claims, 1328-1332

      Mobile home parks, interest on deposits, 2273

      Municipal securities, agreement for exchange of interest rates authorized, 356

      Prison, late payments from private employers leasing space, facilities or equipment within, 1135

      Tax refunds, 1581

INTERIM FINANCE COMMITTEE (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

INTIMIDATION

      Housing, unlawful to intimidate person in exercise of enjoyment of rights, 1980

      State employee disclosing certain information, unlawful acts against, 1992

INTOXICATING LIQUORS

      Breweries, licensure and regulation, 383

      Driving under the influence (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

      Motor vehicles, open containers of alcoholic beverages prohibited, 838

      Sale of beverage greater than 160 proof prohibited, 168

      State employees, testing for presence of alcohol, 1348-1352

      Substitution by retailer of requested brand of liquor prohibited, penalty, 360

      Taxation

             Deficiency determinations, time for service or mailing of notice, 1406

             Penalty for failure to pay, calculation of amount, 1406

             Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

      Wineries, authorized activities, 108

INVESTIGATION DIVISION (See MOTOR VEHICLES AND PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

INVESTMENTS

      Bankers’ acceptances, investments by governmental entities, 341, 346

      Commercial paper, investments by governmental entities, 342, 346

      Insurance companies, 255

      Local governments, investment in certain mutual funds authorized, 106, 343

      Management investment trusts or companies, investments by certain trustees, 822

      New enterprises, development of plan for program for use of public and private money as capital for, 2078

      State permanent school fund, investment in treasury notes authorized, 175

IRA’s

      Execution, exemption of money invested in certain retirement plans, 811

IRRIGATION

      Assessment of property, exclusion of certain permanent fixtures, 2090

      Truckee Meadows, regional water planning and advisory board directed to make agreements with ditch companies, 2523

      Wetlands, federal legislation to provide universal definition urged, 2535

IRRIGATION DISTRICTS (See also DISTRICTS)

      Appropriated water, status and use clarified, 1085

      Bond issues, voting rights of certain persons and entities, 1086, 1087

      Directors

             Number, 1082

             Water conservancy districts, exercise of powers of board, 1085

      Elections

             Directors, expansion of board, 1082

             Notice of special election, 1083

             Partnerships, trusts, corporations, guardianships and estates, designation of elector, 1084, 1086

             Undivided or community interests held by two or more persons, designation of elector, 1086

             Voter registration, time for, 1084

      Federal reclamation project, methods to increase number of directors, 1082

      Field and storm drainage, authority of directors to provide for, 1085

      Finances (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Interstate water litigation, distribution from contingency fund for defense, 2070

      Loans from state, limit on principle amount of securities issuable for, 180

      Negotiable notes, issuance authorized, 8

      Resolution by board to change number of divisions of district, 1082

J

JAILS

      Battery upon certain employees, penalties, 154

      Commissaries, operation authorized, 357

      Escaped prisoners

             Costs of recapture, payment, 20

             Reward for recapture, 19

             Warrant for recapture, issuance, 19

      Interlocal agreements for construction, operation or maintenance of jails, 12

      Intermittent sentences, imposition of administrative fee, 305

      Juveniles, restrictions on detention, 963, 964

      Overcrowded jails, early release of prisoners authorized, 151

      Prisoners

             Activities which promote successful return to community, release for, 150

             Administrative fee imposed for serving intermittent sentence, 305

             Alcohol or drug abuse, release for counseling, 150

             Children, release to care for own children during the day, 150

             Credit for good behavior, work performance, educational achievement and completion of program for treatment of abuse, 101-103

             Early release, 151

             Educational release programs, 150

             Electronic supervision in lieu of confinement, procedure, fee, 186

             Forfeiture of good time credits, 101, 187, 308

             Interlocal agreements for detention of county prisoners, 12

             Medical, dental or psychiatric care, release for, 150

             Personal or family emergency, release for, 150

             Public works, voluntary labor in lieu of confinement, 306

             Work release programs, 150

      Store fund for prisoners, purchases exempt from bidding requirements, 648

JET FUEL

      Taxation, imposition of additional tax to finance transportation projects, 36-38

JET SKIS (See also BOATS AND BOATING)

      Divers, operation near diver’s flag restricted, 853

      Minors under 12 years of age, operation prohibited, 852

      Personal flotation devices required, 852

      Reckless or negligent operation prohibited, 852

JOB TRAINING OFFICE, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 1532

      Centers for displaced homemakers, funding, 529

      Director, salary, 1513

JUDGES AND JUSTICES (See also JUSTICES OF THE PEACE; specific court)

      Campaign contributions, restrictions, 1391, 1401

      Dispute resolution, training program for judges urged, 2518

      Financial disclosure, requirements, 1601, 1602

      Traffic citation and complaint form, study of uniform system, 2598

JUDICIAL DEPARTMENT

      Budget, format for submission, 2447

      Recycling of paper and paper products required, exceptions, 905

JUDICIAL DISCIPLINE, COMMISSION ON

      Appropriation, 1495

      Jurisdiction expanded, 2568, 2590

JUDICIAL DISTRICTS (See also DISTRICT COURTS)

      Eighth judicial district, number of judges, 2176

      Second judicial district, number of judges, 2175

      Seventh judicial district, number of judges, 2170

JUDICIAL REVIEW (See APPEALS)

JUDICIAL SELECTION, COMMISSION ON

      Appropriation, 1495

      Court of appeals, nomination of judges, 2565

JUNK DEALERS

      Advertising without license, local government may prohibit, 788

      Vendors’ statements, filing requirements, 172, 173

JURISDICTION OF COURTS (See specific courts)

JURY INSTRUCTIONS

      Plea bargaining agreement, inspection, cautionary instruction, 292

      Reasonable doubt, 257

JUSTICES’ COURTS

      Administrative assessments (See ADMINISTRATIVE ASSESSMENTS)

      Dispute resolution, imposition of additional fees for purposes of, 918

      Jurisdiction

             Domestic violence, protective orders, 2175

             Mobile homes, liens on, 1717, 1723

             Monetary limit, 324

             Reclamation of livestock, 1148

      Motor vehicle claims within court’s jurisdiction, exclusion from mandatory arbitration provisions, 46

      Recycling of paper and paper products required, exceptions, 905

      Sanity determinations extended to misdemeanors, 1003-1007

JUSTICES OF THE PEACE

      Bill or property bond, fee for filing and processing, 1017

      Candidates for office, fee for filing declaration or acceptance, 1603

      Compensation and expenses for temporary service in another county, 14

      Criminal history records, member of advisory committee concerning, 825

      Criminal investigations, obstruction of public justice prohibited, 212

      Disqualification or disability, appointment of justice of the peace pro tempore, 656

      Elections, fee for filing declaration or acceptance of candidacy, 122

      Fee to cover costs of determining population, imposition, 327

      Financial disclosure, requirements, 1601, 1602

      Judicial discipline, commission on, jurisdiction, 2590

      Marriage ceremonies, fees, 666, 1867

      Number per township, basis for determination, 327

      Pardons commissioners, state board of, membership prohibited, 2581

      Pro tempore justices, appointment, 656

      Referees, township population requirements for appointment reduced, 47

      Residential confinement, authorization to order without offender’s consent, 1725

      Term of office, 530

JUVENILE COURTS

      Administrative assessments, imposition against certain children, 971

      Correctional facilities for juveniles, assessment of needs, 2142

      Criminal history records, submission of information to central repository, 825

      Director of juvenile services, appointment, 2178

      Drivers’ licenses, study of provisional licensing system, 2623

      Family courts, jurisdiction of juvenile courts in large counties transferred to, 2175

      Judges, educational requirements, 2175

      Jurisdiction, 2175

      Masters (See MASTERS)

JUVENILE DELINQUENTS

      Administrative assessments, imposition against certain children, 971

      Child and family services, division of, powers and duties, 2119, 2123, 2134

      Commitment to correctional or institutional facility, 202

      Correctional facilities for juveniles, assessment of needs, 2142

      Criminal history records, collection and processing of statistics on delinquency, 824

      Detention, restrictions on, 963, 964

      Family courts, jurisdiction, 2175

      Federal assistance for programs relating to juvenile development and prevention and control of delinquency, establishment of standards for receipt of, 2119

      Fingerprinting after arrest authorized, 55

      National Task Force on Juvenile Sexual Offending urged to hold annual meeting in Nevada, 2635

      Relatives to be given preference in placement determinations, 1179-1181

      Special supervision programs, expenditure of appropriations to counties restricted, 847

      Transfer from one facility to another, notification of parents and court, 202

K

KEYS

      Gambling game, restrictions on possession of key capable of affecting, 939

KIDNAPPING

      Aiding in removal of child from custodian or jurisdiction of court, penalty, 1423

      Law enforcement officer may take child into protective custody on belief of danger of abduction, 1422

KINDRED AND NEXT OF KIN

      Adoption, release of names and information concerning adopted persons and related persons, 947

      Dispute resolution, establishment of neighborhood justice center in large counties, 920

      Grandparents and great-grandparents, visitation rights, 1176, 1183

      Missing persons, notification to law enforcement agency when person found, 158

      Relatives to be given preference in custody or placement determinations, 1179-1181

      Victims of crime, compensation for counseling of certain family members, 128

L

LABELS AND LABELING

      Plastic containers to carry symbol indicating plastic resin used in manufacture, fine for violation, 1102

LABOR COMMISSIONER

      Agency fund for bonds designated account, 1799

      Appropriation, 1501

      Salaries of commissioner, deputy and chief assistant, 1510

LABOR DISPUTES

      Medical facility or facility for the dependent, prohibited acts, 1687

      Prisoners from local jails, restrictions on work release programs, 150

LABORATORIES (See MEDICAL LABORATORIES)

LAHONTAN CUTTHROAT TROUT

      Task force to develop recovery plan, formation urged, 2633

LAKE TAHOE BASIN

      Snow and ice on roads, study of methods for removal, 353

LAND, DIVIDING OF (See SUBDIVISION OF LAND)

LAND SURVEYORS (See SURVEYORS)

LAND USE PLANNING (See PLANNING)

LANDER COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Airport authority (See AIRPORT AUTHORITY OF LANDER COUNTY)

      County commissioners, unreasonable denial of approval of airport authority’s actions prohibited, 510

      Local Government Tax Act of 1991, 1447

LANDLORD AND TENANT

      Abandonment of property by tenant, termination of leasehold, 1039

      Company towns, regulation of utilities, 1984-1988

      Discrimination based on disabilities prohibited, 1020, 1979, 1981

      Dispute resolution, establishment of neighborhood justice center in large counties, 920

      Eviction (See EVICTION)

      Mobile home parks (See MOBILE HOME PARKS)

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE, BOARD OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1543

      Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

LANDSCAPING

      Water suppliers to adopt plans to encourage conservation of water, 521-523

LANDSLIDES

      Safety plans for avoiding or minimizing risks authorized in large counties, 1402

LAS VEGAS, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Charter amendments

             City attorney, appointment, compensation and supervision, 93

             City council members, date of assumption of office, 363

             Emergency ordinances, 1882

      State office building

             Bond issue for construction, 1528

             Purchase of site, 2373

LAS VEGAS SEWAGE DISTRICT (See also DISTRICTS)

      Bond issues, removal of exemption from certain taxes, 1714

LAS VEGAS VALLEY WATER DISTRICT (See also DISTRICTS)

      Bond issues, removal of exemption from certain taxes, 1714

      Citations, issuance by certain designated employees authorized, 213

LAUNDRIES

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

LAVATORIES

      Plumbing fixtures, water conservation standards, 1167

LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES (See PEACE OFFICERS; specific agency or officer)

LEASE-PURCHASE AGREEMENTS

      Advertisements, requirements, 519

      Civil liability, 519-520

      Definitions, 515, 516

      Disclosures required, 516-518

      Exemptions from statutory provisions, 516

      Prohibited provisions, 518

      Receipt for payments, requirement, 519

      Reinstatement following untimely payment, 518

      State authorized to enter into certain agreements, 2609

      Unlawful acts, penalty, 519

LEASES

      Henderson, City of, lease of residential property for short term without following procedural requirements, 512

      Mobile home parks, posting of sample lease required under certain circumstances, 905

      Motor vehicles (See MOTOR VEHICLES—Leased vehicles)

      Oil and gas wells, sale of production

             Royalties and other interests, determination and reports, 960

             Timely payment of money derived from, 385

      Personal property, regulation of leases with option to purchase, 515

      Public agencies, lease of property to another public agency, 587

      State or local governments, leases in violation of ethical standards voidable, 1593

      Uniform Commercial Code, article 2A

             Agreements, prohibited provisions, 418, 419

             Default, powers of lessee and lessor, 423-430

             Finance lease defined, 414

             Subordination by person entitled to priority, agreements not prevented, 422

LEGAL AID SERVICES

      Appropriation to bar associations for expenses related to, 974

LEGAL DIVISION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

LEGISLATIVE AND AGENCY STUDIES (See also LEGISLATURE—Reports to legislature)

      Budget of state government, 2645

      Child and family services, provision of, 2142

      Data processing services for state agencies, privatization, 2657

      Drivers’ licenses, establishment of provisional licensing system, 2623

      Education

             Alternative housing and education for pupils suspended for violent acts, 2642

             Class-size reduction, cost-effective means of attainment, 2642

             Computer-assisted instruction, 2648

             Open enrollment, 2642

             School year, increase in length, 2642

             Special education programs, funding, 2651

      Family courts, workload and operations, 2188

      Gaming, 2650

      Hazardous materials, emergencies related to, 2641

      Health insurance

             Mandatory benefits, 2657

             Uninsured persons within state, 2154, 2155

      Hispanic community, issues related to, 2627

      Hyperactive children, use of drugs to control, 2642

      Indian Lakes, options for transfer to state or local government, 2611

      Industrial insurance, 839, 2441

      Interim findings and recommendations of committees, informational meetings for interested legislators, 2629

      Juvenile correctional facilities and related programs, 2142

      Lake Tahoe Basin, methods for removal of snow and ice from roads, 353

      Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., prevention of closure of access ramp, 2593

      Motor carriers

             Ports of entry, establishment, 2518

             Unlawful operation, adequacy of existing penalties for, 2560

      Motor vehicles

             Registration renewal at emission inspection stations, 1915

             Sales to satisfy lien for labor, materials or storage, 2625

      Motor vehicles and public safety, department of, use of location other than offices of department, 1000

      Occupational safety and health standards, 2599

      Privatization of governmental services, 2657

      Public records, 2643

      Regimental discipline program, 1505

      Sex education courses, 2612

      Slot machine routes, 2379

      State budget process, 2645

      State buildings, policy and procedure for naming, 2639

      Stress-related illnesses, 2441

      Subdivisions, procedures for review and approval of proposals for, 2640

      Tahoe Regional Planning Compact, 2599

      Traffic control, feasibility of creating uniform citation and complaint forms, 2598

      Transportation, 2518

      University of Nevada System, advance payment program, 2620

      Veterans’ homes, centers and motor pools, establishment, 2649

      Washoe County

             Fiscal equity of provision of public services, 2614

             Water supply and facilities, 2616

      Water conservation, credits to holders of water rights for, 2515

      Welfare system, state, 2638

      Wild horse ranges, 913

      Wildlife, department of, funding sources, 2647

      Women, laws and policies affecting, 1911

LEGISLATIVE COMMISSION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU

      Administrative division, appropriation, 1494

      Audit division

             Agency’s failure to submit plan or report on corrective action, duties, 394

             Appropriation, 1494

             Disclosure of contents of audits, 393

      Budget, format for submission, 2447

      Data processing equipment and software, appropriation, 1588

      Director

             Adjournment for budget hearings, duties, 2324

             Augmentation of authorized expenditures, authorization, 1544

             Congressional districts, duties concerning election maps, 1046

             Defense of interstate water litigation, duties, 2070

             Distribution of additional copies of bills, determination of charges for, 2476

             Education, state board of, duties concerning election maps, 1088, 1089

             Industrial insurance, legislative committee on, secretary, 2440

             Legislative district maps, duties, 1454, 1491

             Legislative facilities, powers and duties, 944

             Legislative library, duties concerning overtime of certain employees, 1150

             Marlette Lake water system advisory committee, provision of secretary, 1918

             Recycling of paper, request for waiver, 906

             Regents’ election maps, duties, 1095, 1096

      Employees

             Administrative leave in recognition of service, 2578

             Insurance payments for certain temporary employees, payment, 2660

             Legislative library, employees granted administrative leave with pay under certain circumstances, 1150

             Salary increases, 1516

      Fiscal analysis division

             Appropriation, 1494

             Budget files of state agencies, preparation of synopses, 2445

             Handicapped children, study of funding for special education programs, 2651

             State budget process, committee to study the, representation, 2645

             Superintendent of public instruction, submission of compiled budget reports, 150

      Interim finance committee

             Audit subcommittee, designation of alternate members, 393

             Capital cases, distribution of appropriation to certain nonprofit organization providing defense, 2214

             Child and family services, reports concerning, 2142

             Defense of interstate water litigation, distributions for, 207

             Education gift fund, approval of expenditures, 279

             Elko County commissioners, report from, 2326

             Human resources department, report on imposition of taxes for Medicaid, 2337

             Hunting tags, review of contracts for computer program relating to, 1578

             Industrial insurance, reports, 839, 2395

             Investment capital, report concerning, 2079

             Medicaid administrative costs, adjustment of amount, 2335

             Prison industries construction fund, approval of expenditures, 1586

             Prisoners, fund for destitute, powers, 850

             Recycling of paper, request for waiver of requirement by supreme court, 905

             Regimental discipline program, report, 1505

             State parks, division of, approval of certain expenditures, 1546, 2074

      Legal division

             Appropriation, 1494

             Bill drafts

                   Definitions of certain terms and drafting conventions, 809

                   Disclosure of name of certain requesters, 1835

                   Nongovernmental entities, restriction on submission of requests, 1895

                   Reimbursement of costs, 909

             Health care practitioners’ licensing regulations, delivery to committee on health care, 940, 941

      Legislative building, appropriation for improvements, 1529

      Legislative commission

             Adjournment for budget hearings, determination of other meetings, 2324

             Appropriation, 1494

             Audit reports, distribution, 393, 395

             Audit subcommittee

                   Acceptance of final report and recommendation, notification to agency, 393

                   Alternate members, designation, 393

             Bill drafts, recommendations concerning direct submissions, 1896

             Cultural resources preservation plan, receipt, 1347

             Health insurance committees and subcommittees, duties, 2154

             Industrial insurance, legislative committee on, report from, 2441

             Marlette Lake water system advisory committee, appointment of members, 1918

             Maternal and child health, advisory board on, appointment of members, 2294

             Members and alternates, designation, 2610, 2624

             Recycling of paper, regulation, duties, 906

             Tahoe Regional Planning Compact, appointment of review committee, 2599

             Traumatic brain injuries, reports concerning, 997, 1378

             Women, Nevada commission for, report from, 1911

      Marlette Lake water system advisory committee, representation, 1918

      Nevada Reports and Nevada Constitutional Debates & Proceedings 1864, appropriation for reproduction, 1134

      Office building, appropriation for costs of remodeling, 845

      Recycling of paper and paper products required, exceptions, 906

      Research division, appropriation, 1494-1495

LEGISLATURE

      Adjournment

             Budget hearings, 2324, 2477, 2597

             Sine die on or before 131st calendar day, 2478, 2597

      Assembly

             Judiciary committee, report from supreme court, 1345

             Old Timers’ Day designated, 2538

             Speaker

                   Appointments made by

                          Human resources, committee to review proposals, 2143

                          Industrial insurance, legislative committee on, 2440

                          Lake Tahoe Basin, committee to study removal of snow and ice, 354

                          State budget process, committee to study the, 2645

                   Travel advance, authority to disapprove request for, 3

             Standing committees, 2479

             Standing rules

                   Adoption, 2479

                   Election contests, procedure for, 2480

                   Legislative functions and elections, committee on, 2479-2480

                   Standing committees, 2479

             Ways and means, committee on

                   Budget hearings, 2324, 2477, 2597

                   Child and family services committee, membership, 2142

                   Fund for new construction of facilities for prison industries, approval of expenditures, 1586

                   Members, number, 2479

                   Synopses of budgets to be provided to, 2445

      Attaches

             Appointment, 2481, 2485, 2493, 2494, 2532, 2608

             Commended for service, 2635, 2654

             Compensation, 2377

             Moore, Carol L., commended on 30th anniversary with assembly, 2631

             Phelps, Amy, commended for service to legislature, 2504

             Ruedy, Scott M., commended for service to assembly and nation, 2493

      Bills and resolutions

             Appropriation and authorization bills

                   Date of passage, 2478, 2597

                   Prohibitions, 2472

             Bill drafts

                   Budget division, appropriation for costs of preparation of drafts, 909

                   Committee measures, disclosure of requesters, 1835

                   Nongovernmental entities, restrictions on submission of requests, 1895

             Definitions of certain terms and drafting conventions, 809

             Health insurance, criteria for reviewing bills mandating certain coverage, 2510

             Printing, 2476

             Resolutions requested by or on behalf of standing committee, introduction by individual legislators, 2577

             Return of SB 529 from assembly requested, 2659

      Budgets

             Adjournment for hearing concerning, 2324, 2477

             Format for submission, 2447

             Joint hearings, limit on date of first and last, 2478, 2597

             Synopses, provision of, 2445

      Buildings and grounds

             Description of grounds, 943

             Improvements, appropriation for, 1529

             Seals on legislative building, appreciation expressed, 2574

             Staff office building, appropriation for cost of remodeling, 845

      Caucuses, solicitation or acceptance of contributions restricted, 1390, 1402

      Child and family services, interim committee for the review of, creation, 2142

      Clergy, compensation for services, 2543

      Committee meetings

             Briefings regarding interim findings and recommendations, requirements, 2629

             Open meetings required, exception, 2482, 2573

      Court of appeals, powers and duties, 2566

      Effluent, legislative policy, 296

      Employees

             Administrative leave in recognition of service, 2578

             Compensation, 2377

             Insurance payments for certain temporary employees, payment, 2660

             Use by legislator for personal services, restrictions, 1597

      Engine emission control, legislative findings, 2022

      Gaming, legislative declarations, 1012, 1013, 2144, 2145

      Hazardous operations, designation of site for, 2644

      Health care, legislative committee on

             Chairmanship, alternation between houses, 2333, 2344

             Health resources and costs, division for review of, reports from, 2331

             Hospital patients, commission for, reports from, 2337, 2338

             Licensing regulations for certain health care practitioners, review, 940

             Traumatic brain injuries, reports from advisory committee on, 997

             Uninsured persons, report concerning, 2154, 2155

      Health insurance

             Coverage, review of bills mandating, 2510

             Technical advisory committee, appointment, reports, 2154

      Industrial insurance, legislative committee on, creation, 2440

      Joint rules

             Adjournment for work on budget process, 2477

             Adoption, 2476

             Appropriation and authorization bills, date of passage, 2478, 2597

             Briefings regarding interim findings and recommendations, requirements, 2628

             Health insurance coverage, review, 2510

             Joint budget hearings, limit on date of first and last, 2478, 2597

             Length of regular session, 2478, 2597

             Printing, 2476

             Resolutions requested by or on behalf of standing committee, introduction by individual legislators, 2577

      Lake Tahoe Basin, advisory committee to study methods to remove snow and ice from roads, legislative members, 354

      Legislative fund

             Appropriations, 1, 116, 379, 1342, 1494, 1503, 1516, 1588, 2109, 2143

             Authorized expenditures, 1534, 2493, 2532, 2543, 2561, 2565, 2660

      Lobbying

             Ethics commission, prohibitions on lobbying, 1594

             Information on and filing of statements and reports, 2325

      Lotteries, legislative declaration, 2257

      Marlette Lake water system advisory committee, legislative membership, 1918

      Maternal and child health, advisory board on, legislative members, 2294

      Meetings to be open, exception, 2482, 2573

      Members

             Allowances for expenses

                   Leadership, removal of additional amount, 2527

                   Limitations on, removal, 2527

                   Lodging, additional allowance authorized in certain circumstances, 5

                   Periodicals, stamps, stationery and communications, 2481, 2484

                   Travel expenses, reimbursement, 1-4

             Candidates for office, fee for filing declaration or acceptance, 1603

             Contributions for personal or political purposes, solicitation or acceptance during session unlawful, 1391, 1402

             Employees of legislature, use for personal services restricted, 1597

             Financial disclosure, 1601, 1602

             Governmental time, property, equipment or other facility, use restricted, 1596

             Honoraria, receipt restricted, penalty, 528, 1592

             License plates, fees, 2312

             Representation or counseling of private persons, disclosures, 1597

             Retirement

                   Internal Revenue Code, compliance with, 2369

                   Prohibition on payment of benefits to persons employed by certain public employers, repeal, 1044

             State property, personal use, 1596

             Travel expenses, reimbursement, 1-4

             Voting restrictions, 1597, 1598

      Missing children, legislative intent, 1419

      National Legislative Black Caucus, appropriation for expenses related to, 1342

      Natural resources, authority to direct issuance of bonds for purposes of, 148

      Pardons commissioners, state board of, designation of members, 2581

      Park user fees, authority to direct use for maintenance projects, 149

      Pupil-teacher ratios, legislative intent, 1604

      Reapportionment, redistricting, 1454, 2384

      Reports to legislature

             Alternative fuels, 2025

             Arbitration programs, 345, 1345

             Bill drafting, requests, 1896

             Child support formulas, report from State Bar of Nevada, 1334

             Controlled substances, certain programs relating to, 1646, 1647

             Dispute resolution, 918, 920

             Driver’s licenses, provisional licensing system, 2623

             Emission inspection stations, certain pilot program, 1915

             Family courts, 2188

             Hazardous chemicals, 2010

             Health insurance plans for small employers, 2154

             Highway access ramp in North Las Vegas, 2593

             Hispanic community, 2627

             Human services, master plan for provision of, 332

             Industrial insurance, 839, 2395

             Investment capital, 2079

             Justices of the peace, number of, 328

             Motor vehicles and public safety, department of, 1000, 2560

             Motor vehicles, lien sale process, 2625

             Motorcycle safety, 1066

             Occupational safety and health, 2599

             Prudent fiscal management, use by selected agency of money saved, 2300

             Public service commission, 2534

             Pupil-nurse ratios, 1697

             Recycling, 1668, 2190

             Schools, tax for enhancement of safety and security, 901

             Slot machine routes, 2379

             Tax proceeds for payment of bonds, 1531

             Taxation, department of, 1581

             Transportation, department of, 2593

             Transportation improvements, use of local taxes for, 26

             Traumatic brain injuries, programs for services for, 1377

             University of Nevada System, advance payment program for tuition and fees, 2620

             Washoe County regional water planning and advisory board, 2523

             Wildlife, program concerning mitigation of damages caused by, 2157

             Women, Nevada commission for, 1911

      Senate

             Committee rules, 2482

             Finance, committee on

                   Budget hearings, 2324, 2477, 2597

                   Child and family services committee, membership, 2142

                   Fund for construction of facilities for prison industries, approval of expenditures, 1586

                   Synopses of budgets to be provided to, 2445

             Hall of Fame inductions

                   Brown, B. Mahlon, 2541

                   Bunker, Vernon E., 2543

                   Getchell, Noble H., 2539

                   Haines, James W., 2538

                   Settelmeyer, Fred H., 2540

             Majority leader

                   Appointments made by

                          Human resources, committee to review proposals, 2143

                          Industrial insurance, legislative committee on, 2440

                          Lake Tahoe Basin, committee to study removal of snow and ice, 354

                          State budget process, committee to study the, 2645

                          Travel advance, authority to disapprove request for, 3

                   Open meetings, 2482

                   Standing rules

                          Adoption, 2482

                          Committee rules, 2482

                          Open meetings, 2482

      Session, length of regular session limited, 2478, 2597

      State budget process, committee to study the, creation and duties, 2645

      Support groups, solicitation or acceptance of contributions restricted, 1390, 1402

      Tahoe Regional Planning Compact, committee to investigate the functioning of, creation, duties, 2599

      Telecommunication system with Clark County, appropriation, 2143

      Water planning, legislative policy, 173

      Women’s correctional facility, legislative declaration, 1529

LETTERS OF CREDIT

      Housing division, issuance authorized, 214

LEWDNESS

      Sexual abuse of child includes acts of open or gross lewdness, 54

LIBRARIES

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES, STATE

      Archives and records, division of

             Scheduling of records, appropriation for expenses relating to, 1700

             Utility expenses, appropriation for, 331

      Authorized expenditures, 1536

      General appropriation, 1497

      Literacy coordinator, salary, 1514

      Public records, representation on study advisory committee, 2643

      Relocation expenses, appropriation, 1340

LICENSE PLATES (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

LICENSES AND PERMITS

      Brewer’s licenses, requirement and fee, 384

      Business licenses (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Charitable organizations, solicitation on highway medians, 140-144, 365

      Entertainment by referral services, 165

      Liquor licenses, notice of prohibition on substitution of brand of beverage to be provided applicants, 361

      Occupations and professions (See particular occupation or profession)

      Outdoor youth programs, 2308

      Telemarketing consultants, licensure, 2039

      Water systems, permit requirements for certain privately-owned public systems, 401

      Wine-maker’s license, requirement, fee, 109

LIENS

      Agricultural or open-space real property, deferred tax and penalties, 2101

      Business taxes, nonpayment, 2456

      Mechanic’s lien on real property, lienor required to record discharge or release, 1104

      Motor vehicle fuel taxes, late payments, 1898, 1903

      Motor vehicles, study of procedure for sale of vehicle to satisfy certain liens, 2625

      Privately owned public water systems, 402

      Reno, City of, charges due for services furnished by city-owned utility, 174

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR

      Appropriation for support of office, 1493

      Candidates for office, fee for filing declaration or acceptance, 1603

      Employees, salaries, 1507

      License plates, fees, 2312

      Monetary contributions, solicitation or acceptance during legislative session prohibited, 1391, 1402

LIFE-SUSTAINING PROCEDURES

      Attorney in fact, persons eligible to serve as, 1564

      Procedure for withholding or withdrawal of treatment, 629-638, 1883

LIMITATION OF ACTIONS

      Acupuncture, malpractice actions, 1131

      Discrimination in housing, actions concerning, 1982

      Engineers, actions against, 2246

      Ethical violation by public officer, action to recover fee, compensation, gift or benefit received as a result of, 1593

      Impact fees, review of action, decision or order, 49

      Improvements to real property, limitation of action for damages due to deficiencies, 132

      Land use planning, review of action, decision or order, 48-49

      Sexual abuse of child, action for recovery of damages, 117

      Surveyors, actions against, 2246

      Zoning, review of action, decision or order, 48

LIMITED HEALTH SERVICES ORGANIZATIONS

      Applicability of laws, 1114, 1117

      Assessments, 1121

      Certificate of authority, requirements, 1114-1116

      Definitions, 1113

      Dispute resolution, 1117

      Evidence of coverage, 1116

      Fees, 1121

      Policies, requirements, 1121

      Rates and charges, 1117

      Reports to commissioner of insurance, 1116, 1119

      Reserves, 1118

      Suspension or revocation of certificate, 1119

      Taxes, payment, 1121

      Trade regulations and practices, 1121

      Unlawful acts, 1114, 1118, 1121

LIMITED-LIABILITY COMPANIES

      Acting without authority, liability, 1304

      Agent, 1296, 1309

      Amendments to articles, 1304, 1305

      Applicability of laws, 1304

      Articles of organization, 1293, 1299

      Contributions to capital, 1300, 1301

      Definitions, 1292

      Defunct company, revival, 1296

      Dissolution, 1302-1303

      Distribution of profits, 1301

      Fees of secretary of state, 1305

      Foreign companies, registration, 1305

      Indemnifications, 1297, 1298

      Insurance, 1299

      Liability of members, 1301

      Management, 1300

      Name, 1294

      Office, 1295

      Powers generally, 1297

      Property interest of members, 1302

      Records of secretary of state, 1296

LINCOLN COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Contributions for long-term medical care, appropriation for payment of, 2387

      Seventh judicial district, number of judges, 2170

LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS

      Disputes between licensees and customers, resolution, 505

      Emergencies, provision of assistance for obtaining gas, 505

      Inquiries and complaints, response to, 505

      Licenses, time limit for submission of applications removed, 388

      Service to customers by licensees, regulation, 504

      Tanks, removal regulated, 504

      Taxation, rate of special fuel tax, 1902, 1903, 2021

LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS, BOARD FOR THE REGULATION OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1543

      Composition, 386

      Independent contractors, employment, 387

      Regulatory powers, 387

      Services to customers, regulation, 504

LIQUOR (See INTOXICATING LIQUORS)

LIVESTOCK

      Grazing fees, retention of current formula urged, 2606

      Impounded animals, portion of proceeds from certain sales to be paid to owner, 10

      Pasture fences, developer’s liability for failure to repair, 1147

      Trespassing livestock, jurisdiction of justice’s court, 1148

LIVESTOCK SHOW BOARD, NEVADA JUNIOR

      Appropriation, 1501

LIVING WILL

      Attorney in fact, persons eligible to serve as, 1564

      Uniform Act on Rights of Terminally Ill, 629-638, 1883

LOANS

      Advance payments made to obtain loan, placement in escrow required, 179

      Community water systems, capital improvements, 1831

      Installment loans (See INSTALLMENT LOANS)

      Public money or credit, elimination of prohibition against loans to businesses, 2545

LOBBYING

      Definition of lobbyist, 2324

      Ethics commission, members prohibited from receipt of compensation for lobbying, 1594

      Registration statements and monthly reports, filing requirements, 2325

LOCAL ETHICS COMMITTEES (See ETHICS)

LOCAL GOVERNMENT TAX ACT OF 1991, 1447, 2014

LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES

      Airport Authority of Battle Mountain, short-term financing authorized, 510

      Arbitration, account for programs of, sources, 1345

      Bankers’ acceptances, investments authorized, 341

      Bonds and other obligations

             Estate tax excluded from tax exemption for certain bonds, 1710

             Flood control projects, counties authorized to issue securities, 1373

             General improvement district, approval of general obligation bond commission required only in certain districts, 972

             Generation-skipping transfer tax excluded from tax exemption for certain bonds, 1710

             Interest rates, agreement for exchange of rates authorized, 356

             Room tax, pledge of proceeds for payments, 2327, 2328

             Supplemental city-county relief tax, pledge of revenue for payments, 2327

             Unclaimed property held out-of-state, Nevada authorized to take custody of, 287

             Water projects, issuance of bonds for purposes of, 1724

      Budget, date for adoption of final budget, 366

      Business licenses, limit on revenue derived from fees, 1439

      City-county relief (See CITY-COUNTY RELIEF TAX)

      Commercial paper, investments authorized, 342

      Contracts in violation of ethical standards voidable, 1593

      Dispute resolution, account for, deposits and use, 918

      Fines, fees, bails and forfeitures imposed by court, counties may establish centralized billing and collection system, 449

      Flood control districts

             Short-term financing, 1374

             Use of money restricted, 1400

      Forensic services, fund for

             Deposits for analyses of controlled substances separately accounted for, 272

             Sources and use, 271

      Group insurance benefits, use of internal service fund for contributions, 451

      Internal service funds, accounting principles applied to financial statements and schedules required for, 390

      Loans from state, limit on principle amount of securities issuable for, 180

      Local Government Tax Act of 1991, 1447, 2014

      Metropolitan police departments, creation of taxing districts to finance capital improvements, 1061

      Mutual funds, investment in certain funds authorized, 106, 343

      Property tax (See also PROPERTY TAX)

             Combined tax rate, certification, 366

             Operating purposes, levy of additional tax for, 1434, 1435

             Time for setting of rates by tax commission, 366

      Refunds, county commissioners may delegate authority to approve certain claims for, 53

      Room tax, use of tax proceeds to repay bonds, for operation or maintenance and for any other public purpose, 2328

      Self-insurance reserve fund, maintenance as internal service fund, 451

      Special districts, limit on annual expenditures which allow exemption from certain budget provisions, 646

      Special supervision programs, restriction on expenditure of appropriated money, 847

      Transportation improvements, financing, 25-46

      Water transfer tax, establishment of trust fund, 1368

      Wildlife, loans to counties from certain bond proceeds for projects relating to, 2163

LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS

      Appraiser, employment unnecessary to determine estimate of benefits, 668

      Assessment roll, requirements for notice concerning, 672

      Assessments

             Hardship determinations, 1872, 1879

             Irregularly shaped tracts, 1871

             Notice concerning proposed assessments, 672

      Bonds (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Complaint, protest or objection to formation or assessment

             Appeal from adverse determination or proceedings, 668, 673

             Exceptions to prohibition on acquisition or improvement of project following proper objection, 1871

             Hearings, representation by counsel and presentation of evidence, 670, 672

             Procedure for bringing action, 672

             Waived unless presented in writing, 671, 673

      Construction contracts, proceedings pursuant to public works statutes, 1877

      Determinations of governing body, declared conclusive, 1876

      Emergency procedure authorized for ordinances to create district, acquire or improve project and levy assessments, 1871, 1876, 1881

      Engineer, preparation of certain documents without prior direction, 1872, 1874

      Formation or district by use of emergency ordinances procedure, 1871, 1876

      Hardship determinations, procedure and requirements, 1872, 1879

      Impact fees (See IMPACT FEES)

      Interim warrants, issuances by use of emergency ordinance procedure, 1879

      Maintenance of improvements, taxing districts for purposes of, 1044

      Notice of acquisition or improvement of project, contents, 1874

      Plans and assessment plats, ratification by governing body, 1872

      Prison project, assessment of state’s leasehold interest in land, 1529

      Projects, authorization for acquisition or improvement over objection of majority, 1871

      Provisional order, requirements for notice of hearing on, 670

      Ratification of preliminary plans and assessment plat, 1872

      School district trustees may consent to assessment of school property, 696

      Special benefits

             Definition, 668

             Estimate of benefits to be derived from project, 668, 671

      Streets, authorization for project over objection of majority, 1871

      Taxing districts for maintenance of improvements, 1044

      Water conservation plan, adoption required, 520

LOCAL SCHOOL SUPPORT TAX

      Collection of tax, rate of reimbursement, 2294

      Deficiency determinations, time for service or mailing of notice, 1406

      Out-of-state businesses, compensation to state for collection of taxes, 2168

      Penalty for failure to pay, calculation of amount, 1406

      Rate, 2293

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

      Vehicles, requirements concerning occasional sales, 2167

LOTTERIES

      Administration and enforcement of statutory provisions, 2258

      Appeal from denial of approval, adoption of regulations concerning, 2258

      Definitions, 2257, 2258, 2261, 2263

      Disciplinary actions, 2266

      Expenditure of net proceeds limited, 2261

      Financial reports, 2261

      Findings of suitability, 2260, 2263, 2264

      Gaming promotions, certain schemes excluded from definition of lottery, 925

      Investigations, 2260, 2266

      Legislative declaration, 2257

      Local licensing or additional restrictions, 2261

      Prohibited acts, 2260

      Qualifications for operation, 2258

      Registration and approval, 2258, 2259

      Revocation of registration or approval, 2260

      Unlawful acts, penalties, 2262

LOW-INCOME HOUSING

      HOME Investment Partnership Act, housing division designated agency for, 1639

      Mobile home parks, facilitation of development of affordable parks urged, 2515

      Mobile homes, trust fund for low-income owners of, creation, sources and use, 2271

      Property tax exemption for housing and related facilities, procedure, 1945

      Trust fund for low-income housing

             Bond reserve funds, transfer of certain money in, 215

             Permissible uses, 1639, 1640

             Real property transfer tax increased for support of, 1043, 1640, 1641

LYON COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      School bus, appropriation for reimbursement of school district for costs, 2386

      Technical high school, appropriation to school district for planning, 2080

M

MAGPIES

      Waste of game, magpies excluded from provision governing, 334

MAIL

      Child support, service of notice and finding of financial responsibility, 1338, 1339

      Pharmacies, regulation of mail order service, 1156

      Voter registration by mail, 1680, 1684

      Zoning changes, notice of hearing, 370

MALICIOUS MISCHIEF

      Bicycles, penalty for damaging, 2232

      Cemeteries, penalty, 1316, 1317

      Emergency telephone number, unlawful use, 17

MALPRACTICE

      Acupuncture, limitation of actions, 1131

      Burn injuries, providers of health care immune from liability for disclosures, 1896

      Insurance subsidies, program to provide grants for providers of prenatal care in certain areas of state, 2159

      Physicians, gross medical negligence grounds for denial or revocation of license, 1067, 1070, 1072

MAMMOGRAPHY

      Certification of radiation machines and operators, 902

MANSLAUGHTER

      Gangs, additional penalty for crime committed as member of criminal gang, 1057

MANUFACTURED BUILDINGS

      Plumbing fixtures, water conservation standards, 1169

MANUFACTURED HOUSING DIVISION (See COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF)

MAPS AND PLATS

      Bicycle route maps, preparation, 2235

      Blocks on final subdivision maps, numbering or lettering optional, 827

      Boundary adjustments, procedure for recording, 1381

      Certificate of amendment to land located within city, city surveyor to receive copy, 1152

      Common-interest communities, requirements, 547, 583, 586

      Environmental protection, time limits to process or record maps suspended for governmental action relating to, 299

      Large parcels, approval of final map by planning commission, 280

      Parcel maps, requirements concerning water quality and quantity, 624

      Planning commission authorized to approve reversionary maps and corrections of errors and omission in maps, 1151

      Property tax, statement to be included on certain maps, 1383-1386

MARINAS (See also BOATS AND BOATING)

      Gaming devices, operation in certain areas of public transportation facility restricted, 968

MARLETTE LAKE WATER SYSTEM ADVISORY COMMITTEE

      Chairman and vice chairman, selection, 1919

      Composition, 1918

      Secretary, provision of, 1919

MARRIAGE

      Certificates, abstracts in lieu of photocopies authorized, fee, 68

      Commissioner of civil marriages, fees, 1867

      Domestic violence victims, amount of fee imposed for aid to, 1678, 1679

      Facsimile of parental or guardian consent, acceptability, 1866

      Index of certificates provided on microfiche, fees, 848

      Justices of the peace, fees charged by, 666, 1867

      License fees, 1678, 1679

      Solemnization of marriage, fees, 1867

MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS

      Board of examiners for marriage and family therapists

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

      Licensing examination, passing grade, 379

MASS TRANSIT (See TRANSPORTATION)

MASTERS

      Child support cases, appointment and powers, 1031-1039

      Findings and recommendations

             Court approval as condition of effectiveness required, 924

             Notice to child’s attorney and district attorney, 924

      Justices’ courts, population of township required for appointment reduced, 47

      Paternity, establishment, 1036

MAYHEM

      Assault with intent to commit crime, crime eliminated, 123

MEAT

      Inspections, 20-24

MECHANICS

      Liens for labor, materials and storage, study of procedure for sale of vehicle, 2625

MEDIATION (See also DISPUTE RESOLUTION)

      Civil process, mediators exempt from 919, 920

      Domestic relations cases, establishment of mandatory mediation programs, 917

      Neighborhood justice centers, establishment in larger counties, 920

      Proceedings, matters exempt from discovery, 919

MEDICAID (See MEDICALLY INDIGENT)

MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES

      Beds, approval of number by human resources director, 1076

      Burn injuries, report to local fire department and state fire marshal required, 1897

      Capital projects, approval of certain projects by human resources director, 1076

      Dependent, facilities for the

             Inspection of unlicensed facilities, 1975

             Transfer of patients, forwarding of records required, 2350

      Entry to or exit from facility, prevention by certain persons prohibited, 1687

      Health facility defined, 1075

      Inspection of unlicensed facilities, 1975

      Intermediate care, facilities for, definition, 1974

      Legislative committee on health care to review regulations relating to licensure, 940

      License application, contents, 1078

      Life-sustaining procedures, withholding or withdrawal, 629-638, 1564, 1883

      Long-term care facilities

             Advocate for residents of facilities, powers and duties, 1975

             Definition, 1976

             Unlicensed establishments, regulation, 1976

      Mammography, certification of machines and operators, 902

      Medicaid patients (See also MEDICALLY INDIGENT)

             Abuse or neglect, investigation and prosecution of violations, 1054

             Misappropriation of patients’ money, investigation, 1054

             Protection of privacy, 1054

      Nursing homes, establishment of program to educate and train persons to work in, 1570

      Residential facilities for groups

             Definition, 1974

             Regulations concerning certain exemption, 1975

      Terminally ill persons, rights of, 629-638, 1564, 1883

      Transfer of patients, forwarding of records, 2350

      Unlicensed facilities, inspection, 1975

MEDICAL EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES

      Execution, equipment prescribed by physician or dentist exempt from, 1412

MEDICAL LABORATORIES

      Gynecologic specimens, direct billing for cytologic examinations, 650

      Legislative committee on health care to review regulations relating to licensure, 940

      Medicaid, penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

MEDICAL RECORDS

      Ambulance operators, records to be made available by, 1947

      Fees for copies received from providers of health care, 1947

      Medicaid patients, inspection of records in investigation, 1050, 1053, 1055

      Missing persons, requests for dental records, 157

      Transfer of patients, forwarding of records, 2350, 2351

MEDICAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS (See NONPROFIT HOSPITAL, MEDICAL AND DENTAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS)

MEDICALLY INDIGENT

      Administrative costs of Medicaid program, allocation of money for, 2335

      Administrative review of determination of indigency, 1937

      Applications, reports and invoices to contain declaration of truth of contents, 1049

      Appropriations, 1499, 1503, 1504

      Attorney general, investigation and prosecution of violations, 1050, 1053, 1703

      Authorized expenditures, 1538

      Copayments or deductions, restriction on collection by major hospitals, 2332

      Definitions, 1048

      Evidence obtained in investigation, confidentiality, 1053

      False claims, statements or representations

             Acts constituting offense, 1049

             Knowledge of falsity, 1048

      Federal matching funds, 2335

      Hospitals, payments from department of human resources, 2335

      Limit on money available from supplemental appropriation removed, 119

      Medicaid fraud control unit

             Assistance from welfare division, 1050, 1051

             Establishment, composition, 1054

             Powers and duties, 1054

             Records of patients, inspection, 1055

      Notice by country hospital of admission of resident of another county, 1000

      Obstetrical care, increase in number of providers urged, 2604

      Outpatient pharmacies, reduction of billed charges, 2332

      Patients in medical facilities

             Abuse or neglect, investigation and prosecution of violations, 1054

             Misappropriation of patient’s money, investigation, 1054

             Protection of privacy, 1054

      Perjury, signing or submission of false statement constitutes, 1049

      Providers

             Definition, 1048, 1051

             Suspension or exclusion from participation, 1051

             Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments, 2336

             Unlawful acts, 1049-1051

      Receipt of unlawful payments, civil liability, 1050

      Records

             Failure to maintain records relating to claims or payments, 1050

             Inspection, 1050, 1053, 1055

      Residency, determination, 1743

      Solicitation or acceptance of anything of additional value for certain acts, penalty, 1049

      State plan may include maximum compensation or increased rate of payment to certain hospitals, 2334, 2342

      Supplemental fund for medical assistance to indigent persons designated account, 1769

      Welfare division, powers and duties, 1050, 1051, 1054

MEDICARE

      Deductible or copayment, collection by major hospital from certain patients covered by Medicare prohibited, 2332

      Outpatient pharmacy of major hospital to reduce charges to person eligible for Medicare, 2332

MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES

      Agenda to include time for public comment and discussion, 785

      Collection agency advisory board, frequency of meetings, 2211

      County hospital board of trustees, quorum, 288

      Legislative meetings, 2482, 2573

      Museums and history, board of, frequency, 2254

      Tourism, commission on, required frequency of meeting reduced, 11

MENTAL HEALTH AND MENTAL RETARDATION PROGRAMS

      Admission to mental health facility, required medical examination permitted at additional locations, 2209

      Limited health service organizations, formation and regulation, 1113

      Mental health institute revolving fund designated account, 206

      Transfer of patients, forwarding of medical records, 2351

      Traumatic brain injuries, advisory committee on, representation, 996

MENTAL HYGIENE AND MENTAL RETARDATION DIVISION (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF)

MENTALLY ILL PERSONS

      Adoption of children with special needs, 1865

      Criminal proceedings

             Provisions to determine sanity extended to misdemeanors, 1003-1007

             Psychologists, appointment to examine defendant, 1001-1003

      Discrimination prohibited, 1018-1029, 1981

      Gambling disorders, use as defense or counterclaim in action for gaming debt prohibited, 818

      Occupational therapy, practice defined, 986

      Outdoor youth programs, licensure and regulation, 2300

      Special education programs

             Age limit for benefits, 2129

             Basic support guarantee, 1551, 1552

             Human resources department to provide special programs and services, 2128

             Suspension or expulsion of pupils, grounds, procedure, 1365, 1366

MENTALLY RETARDED PERSONS

      Adoption of children with special needs, 1865

      Discrimination prohibited, 1018-1029, 1981

      Special education programs

             Age limit for benefits, 2129

             Basic support guarantee, 1551, 1552

             Human resources department to provide special programs and services, 2128

             Suspension or expulsion of pupils, grounds, procedure, 1365, 1366

MERIT AWARD BOARD

      Appropriation, 1494

      Operating expenditures authorized, 1830

METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENTS (See also PEACE OFFICERS)

      Capital improvements, creation of taxing districts to finance, 1061

      Collective bargaining, joint negotiations on behalf of bargaining units authorized, 703

      Criminal history records (See CRIMINAL HISTORY, RECORDS OF)

MIDAS, TOWN OF (See also TOWNS)

      Appropriation to drill and equip community well, 2326

MIDWIVES

      Prenatal care, grants for insurance subsidies, 2159

MILITARY (See ARMED FORCES)

MILITARY, DEPARTMENT OF THE

      Adjutant general, salary, 1510

      Armories, appropriation for certain repairs, 2073

      Authorized expenditures, 1538

      Capital improvements, appropriation, 1526

      Emergency management, division of, salary of director, 1510

      General appropriation, 1499

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Supplemental appropriation, 1745

MINE INSPECTION, DIVISION OF (See INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, DEPARTMENT OF)

MINERALS, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1541

      Fund for the department of minerals designated account, 1779

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Salaries of director, deputy director and unclassified employees, 1511

MINES AND MINERALS

      1872 mining law, rejection of proposed amendments urged, 2608

      Exploration projects, reclamation requirements, 201

      Hazardous substances, mining activities exempt from statutory provisions authorizing inspections and corrective action, 858

      Mining cooperative fund, appropriation, authorized expenditures, 1502, 1543

      Oil and gas wells, sale of production

             Royalties and other interests, determination and reports, 960

             Timely payment of money derived from, 385

      Patented mines or claims, procedure to obtain property tax exemption, 2105

      Reclamation projects

             Federal plan, effect of compliance on requirements for permit and payment of fees, 201

             Operators, submission of reports, 201

             Small mining operation defined, 1944

      Tax on net proceeds of minerals extracted

             Certificate of amount of net proceeds and tax due, date of mailing, 653

             Deficiency determinations, time for service or mailing of notice, 1406

             Payment of tax, due date, 654

             Penalty for failure to pay tax, calculation of amount, 1406

             Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

      Waste from mines, Environmental Protection Agency urged to review standards for, 2605

      Water bodies lethal to wildlife, annual assessment for development or maintenance, 2286

MINI WAREHOUSES

      Advertising facilities as climate controlled, restrictions, 2164

MINORS

      Abuse or neglect (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

      Anatomical gifts, power to make, 162-164

      Bicycles, regulations requiring helmets for certain children urged, 2581

      Boating, operator of jet ski or vessel lowing person to be certain age, 852, 856

      Child care (See CHILD CARE)

      Custody (See CHILD CUSTODY)

      Drivers’ licenses, penalty for selling, loaning or giving false identification to minor, 391

      Driving under the influence with child as passenger, aggravating factor in determining sentence, 837

      Family courts, jurisdiction, 2175

      Fingerprinting, authority of law enforcement officers, 55

      Firearms, aggravating factor in determination of penalty for aiding or knowingly permitting minor to illegally possess firearm, 1154

      Fraternal benefit societies, membership, 227, 231, 233, 237

      Gambling, placing wagers at or collecting winnings from gambling game prohibited, 652

      Grandparents and great-grandparents, visitation rights, 1176, 1183

      Handicapped children (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

      Health care (See HEALTH CARE—Maternal and child)

      Hyperactive children, study of effects of drugs to control, 2642

      Identity, penalty for selling, loaning or giving false identification to minor, 391

      Jet skis, operator to be certain age, 852

      Juvenile delinquents (See JUVENILE DELINQUENTS)

      Marriage

            Consent of parent or guardian, acceptance of facsimile, 1866

             Judicial approval, jurisdiction of family court, 2175

      Missing children (See MISSING PERSONS)

      Sexual abuse (See SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD)

      Support (See CHILD SUPPORT)

      Termination of parental rights (See TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS)

      Transfers to minors, delay until specified time after minor reaches 18 years, 1705

MISDEMEANORS (See also CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS; specific crime)

      Arrest at night authorized, 331

      Gross misdemeanors, administrative assessments, 1153

      Sanity determinations, provisions extended to misdemeanors, 1003-1007

MISSING PERSONS

      Children

             Birth certificates and educational records, notification of requests related to, 1419

             Clearinghouse

                   Notification on return of child, 1421

                   Transmittal of report to, 1419

             Law enforcement agencies duties on receipt of report, 1420

             Legislative intent, 1419

             Protective custody, taking child into, 1422

             Warrant for arrest of probable suspect, 1420

      Estates of decedents, time for administration and filing of documents, 965-967

      Guardian may be requested to obtain dental records, 157

      Guardian or next of kin, prompt notification to law enforcement agency when person found, 158

      Investigation division, reports to, 157

      MIA’s, enactment of federal law directing disclosure of information urged, 2571

      National Crime Information Center, information submitted to, 157

      Notification and inquiries concerning, 157

MOBILE HOME DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES

      Advance fees and listings, regulation, 1325

      Certificate of installation, provision to purchaser, 2047

      Continuing education requirements, 1324

      Disciplinary action, grounds, 2047

      Licenses, educational requirements, 1324

      Responsible managing employee, experience requirement for licensure, 1326

MOBILE HOME LOTS

      Abandonment of certain property by tenant, termination of leasehold, 1039

      Installment loan allowed on land on which mobile home located if mobile home and land secure loan, 884

      Liens on mobile homes, procedure, 1716

      Taxation, imposition of construction tax to finance transportation projects, 33

MOBILE HOME PARKS

      Abandoned mobile home, determination of, 2275

      Abandonment of certain property by tenant, termination of leasehold, 1039

      Adult only parks, restrictions on, 2276

      Capital improvement defined, 2275

      Closure or conversion of park, payment of moving expenses, 2278, 2279

      Deposits to compensate for default, refunds and interest, 2273

      Discrimination based on familial status prohibited, 1979, 1981

      Eviction (See EVICTION)

      Fines for violations of statutory provisions, 846, 1321

      Improvements by tenants requiring building permits, approval required, 2270

      Investigations, administrator or representative to furnish identification on request, 2271

      Landlords

             Assessment for costs relating to educational courses for employees, 1321

             Movement of tenant to other park, payment of costs, 2276, 2278

             Prospective buyers, approval, 2278

             Unlawful acts, penalties, 846, 1321

      Liens on mobile homes, procedure, 1716

      Low-income housing, local governments urged to facilitate development, 2515

      Managers and assistant managers

             Certificate of completion of course of instruction required for employment, 1321

             Continuing education in management of parks required, 1320

             Landlord to notify division of employment, 2274

      Owners, fees payable to manufactured housing division, 2270, 2279

      Placement of home in violation of ordinance, payment of cost of compliance, 2270

      Rent

             Assistance for low-income renters, 2271

             Increase to apply uniformly, 2277

             Lien for unpaid rent, enforcement, 1721

      Rental agreements or leases

             Contents, 2272

             Posting and provision of sample agreement or lease required in larger parks under certain circumstances, 905

             Void provisions, 2273

      Sale of mobile home by tenant, approval of prospective buyer, 2278

      Statutes, copy to be provided to tenants, 2274

      Trust fund for low-income owners of mobile homes, creation, sources and use, 2271

      Utility service, manner in which landlord may interrupt service for nonpayment of charges, 388

MOBILE HOMES

      Certificate of installation

             Contents, 2047

             Copy to be provided to purchaser, 2047

      Certificate ownership

             Secured party, duties following certain changes, 1723

             Transfer of certificate of mobile home subject to lien restricted, 1717

             Used homes, statement concerning payment of taxes, 2107

      Controlled substance violations, forfeiture of property, 336

      Installment loan allowed on land on which mobile home located if mobile home and land secure loan, 884

      Liens, requirements and restrictions, 1716

      Plumbing fixtures, water conservation standards, 1169

      Property taxes, 366, 1428, 2096, 2098, 2099

MODULAR HOMES

      Plumbing fixtures, water conservation standards, 1169

MONEY

      Funds transfers, Uniform Commercial Code, 430-449

      Laundering prohibited, penalty, 181, 182

MONORAILS

      Eminent domain, exercise of power, 1139

      Franchises authorized, 1140

MONUMENTS

      Boundary line adjustments or land transfer, setting, 1381

MORTGAGE COMPANIES

      Advance payments required to be placed in escrow required, 178, 179

      Appraisers of real estate, certain exemption repealed, 898

      Certificates of exemption, cancellation, fee for reinstatement, 178

      Installment loans, operation of business on same premises as mortgage company authorized, 884

MORTGAGES

      Advance payments made to obtain loan, placement in escrow required, 178, 179

      Escrow activity includes collection of payments in connection with loan secured by real property, 1848, 1857

MOTIONS

      Criminal proceedings, certificate of service required, 303

MOTOR CARRIER DIVISION (See MOTOR VEHICLES AND PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

MOTOR CARRIERS

      Administration of laws by registration division, 916

      Audits, increase in number of certain audits and cost-benefit analysis of performance, 2588

      Emission control program for heavy-duty vehicles, 2018

      Employers providing transportation for employees, exemption from regulation, 2038

      Ports of entry, study directed, 2518

      Registration fees for vehicles, 1906, 1907

      Regulation, public service commission directed to consider public concerns, 2534

      Safety inspections, promotion of availability directed, 2512

      Unlawful operation, study of adequacy of existing penalties, 2560

MOTOR CLUBS

      Certificate of authority, fees, 1635, 2206, 2207

      Report to insurance commissioner, time for filng, penalty for delinquency, 2207

MOTOR POOL, STATE

      Motor pool fund, appropriation for purchase of vehicles, 406, 2039

MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES

      Fingerprinting required, 273, 274

      Licenses

             Fees, 273, 274

             Renewal, 273, 274

             Requirements, 755

      Manufacturer’s warranty, amount of compensation to dealer for parts and labor to satisfy warranty, 1584

      Manufacturers, distributors or factory branches, prohibition on audit to confirm warranty repair, sales incentive or rebate after certain time, 1584

      Violations, administrative fines authorized, 756

MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX, COUNTY

      Deficiency determinations, time for service or mailing of notice, 1406

      Liens for amounts unpaid, 1903

      Penalty for failure to pay, calculation of amount, 1406

      Submission to voters of proposal to impose tax, requirement removed, 1904

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

      Transportation projects, report and hearings on imposition of additional tax to finance, 26

MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAXES

      Additional excise tax made mandatory, 1900

      Dealers, bond requirement, 1901

      Deficiency determinations, time for service or mailing of notice, 1406

      Highway construction and maintenance, exclusive use of portion of proceeds for, 1902

      Liens for amounts unpaid, 1898, 1899

      Penalty for failure to pay, calculation of amount, 1406

      Rate, 1899, 1900

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

MOTOR VEHICLES

      Batteries, recycling requirements, 1671

      Dealers (See MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Diesel fuel (See DIESEL FUEL)

      Disabled veterans, use of handicapped parking space authorized, 1375

      Distributors (See MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Drive-by shootings, additional penalty for crime committed as member of criminal gang, 1057

      Drivers’ licenses

             Controlled substances, revocation of license if person found driving with detectable amount of substance in his system, 1588

             Deposit of fees in state highway fund, 1905

             Examination, inclusion of question on bicycles urged, 2495

             Eye test, optician’s report acceptable in lieu of, 999

             False license, penalty for selling, loaning or giving to minor, 391

             Fees, 1907, 1908, 2234

             Organ donor, license may indicate driver’s intent, 2172

             Provisional licenses, study of establishment of system, 2623

             Renewal, penalty for late renewal of expired license, 1908

             Surcharges for services of division rendered at different locations, 999

      Enforcement powers of department of motor vehicles and public safety, 755, 756

      Engine emission control

             Alternative fuels, adoption of emission standards, 2023

             California regulations, adoption of similar standards, 2018, 2024

             Diesel-fueled vehicles, evidence of compliance required in certain counties, 2019, 2020

             Enforcement powers of department of motor vehicles and public safety, 756

             Forms certifying compliance, fees, 1356, 2021

             Heavy-duty motor vehicles, regulation, 2018

             Legislative findings, 2022

             Registration of vehicles at authorized stations, program for, 1914

             Violations, administrative fines authorized, 756

      Execution, exemptions

             Additional equity in vehicles, 1412

             Handicap-equipped vehicles, 1412

      Fines for violations of statutory provisions, 755, 756

      Fleet vehicles owned, leased or operated by state or local governments in certain counties, conversion to use alternative fuel, 2022-2024

      Garbage trucks, maximum allowable weight, 1693

      Gasoline (See GASOLINE)

      Gasoline taxes (See MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAXES)

      Golf carts, permit for limited operation, 2329

      Handicapped persons

             Disabled veterans, use of handicapped space, 1375

             Parking permits and special plates, issuance, 359

             Specially equipped vehicles, exemption from execution, 1412

      Heavy-duty vehicles, emission control program, 2018

      Leased vehicles

             Credit cards, authority of short-term lessor to charge for damage to vehicle, 1333

             Lessors, license requirements, 755

             Violations, administrative fines authorized, 755

      License plates

             Antique vehicles, fees, 2319

             Civil air patrol, 193, 2322

             Classic rods, 2321

             Exempt vehicles, fee for issuance of plates, 2313

             National guard, fees, 2315

             Old timers, fees, 2320

             Pearl Harbor survivors, renewal sticker fee, 2316

             Personalized prestige license plates, fees, 2313

             Purple Heart recipients, 133, 2322

             Radio amateurs, fees, 2315

             Replacement plates, fees, 2321

             Schools, public, special plates for vehicles used in automotive courses, 316

             Special plates, fees, 2312

             Street rods, fees, 2320

             University of Nevada, special plates for vehicles used in automotive courses, 316

             Violations, administrative fines authorized, 755

      Licensing and registration

             Border state employees, registration requirements eliminated, 1988-1991

             Certificates of title, fees, 1905

             Diesel-fueled vehicles, evidence of emission compliance, 2019

             Emission inspection stations, program for renewal of registration at, 1914

             Experimental vehicles, provision repealed, 2323

             Farm vehicles, 2353

             Fees, 1905-1907

             Fines for violation of statutory provisions, 755

             Golf carts, 2330

             Motorcycles, additional fee imposed for educational program, 1064

             Vehicle privilege tax (See VEHICLE PRIVILEGE TAX)

             Voter registration, contents of affidavit, 1684, 1685

      Liens, study of procedure for sale of vehicle to satisfy certain liens, 2625

      Manufacturers (See MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Oil, recycling requirements, 1671

      Open containers of alcoholic beverages in vehicles prohibited, 838

      Rebuilders (See MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      State of vehicles

             Used vehicles, occasional sales, 2167

             Violations, administrative fines authorized, 755

      Salesmen (See MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Salvage vehicles, duties of insurer on receipt of evidence of title, 526

      Theft, additional penalty for crime committed as member of criminal gang, 1057

      Tires, recycling requirements, 1667, 1671

      Used vehicles, occasional sales, 2167

      Vehicle privilege tax (See VEHICLE PRIVILEGE TAX)

MOTOR VEHICLES AND PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF

      Administrative fines, imposition authorized, 755, 756

      Administrative services division, appropriation, 358

      Authorized expenditures, 1542

      Automobile wreckers, investigation of out-of-state businesses for bonding purposes, 525

      Bicycle advisory board, Nevada, representation, 2230

      Bicycles

             Driver’s license exam, question concerning bicycles urged, 2495

             Safety program, development, 2228

      Capital improvements, appropriations, 1526, 1531

      Citations and complaints, study of feasibility of creating uniform form, 2598

      Dealers, salesmen and other licensees, licensure, 273-275

      Deputy directors

             Employment, peace officer powers, 915

             Salaries, 1513

      Director

            Crime reporting, establishment of program and advisory committee, 824, 825

             Salary, 1513

      Drivers’ education and safety officer, position created, duties, 2234

      Drivers’ license division

             Appropriation, 358

             Services at locations other than departmental offices and imposition of surcharge authorized, 999

             Uniform traffic citation and complaint form, study, 2598

      Drivers’ licenses, study of provisional licensing system, 2623

      Emission inspection stations, pilot program allowing renewal of registration at, 1914

      Equipment and facilities, appropriation, 2256

      Farmers and ranchers, establishment of occupational criteria, 2353

      General appropriation, 1502

      Hazardous materials, regulations concerning permit to transport, 899

      Highway safety and administrative fund, creation, sources and use, 2234

      Injunctive relief, 755, 756

      Investigation division

             Administrative assessments, distribution for division activities removed, 1556

             Controlled substances, powers and duties, 1646, 1648

             Las Vegas office, appropriation for repair and improvement, 1846

             Missing persons

                   Children, duties, 1419-1422

                   Law enforcement agencies to submit reports to division, 157

             Public utilities, disclosure of information concerning customers, 147

      Lien sale process, study and report, 2625

      Motor carrier division

             Abolishment, 915

            Appropriation, 358

             Ports of entry, study, 2518

      Motor carriers

             Audits, cost-benefit analysis of performance, 2588

             Ports of entry, study, 2518

             Regulation by registration division, 916

             Unlawful operation, study of penalties for, 2560

      Motor vehicle fund, sources, 1903

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Pollution control fund

             Account designation, 1770

             Grants from excess money, 2021

             Sources, 756

      Registration division

             Appropriation, 358

             Motor carriers, regulation, 916

      Salvage pools, automobile wreckers and body shops, fund for the regulation of

             Account, designation, 1778

             Sources, 756

      School buses, requirement for approval of system of flashing red lights removed, 275

      Services at locations outside departmental offices, study and report to legislature, 1000

      Verification of insurance, fund for, designated account, 1777

MOTORCYCLES

      Advisory board on motorcycle safety

             Biennial report on safety programs, 1066

             Creation, composition, 1066

             Terms of office, 1067

      Drivers’ licenses, fees increased, 2234

      Registration fees, 1064, 1906

      Training program for motorcycle safety, establishment, 1064, 1065

MUNICIPAL COURTS

      Administrative assessments (See ADMINISTRATIVE ASSESSMENTS)

      Courts of record, designation by ordinance authorized, 160

      Criminal investigations, obstruction of public justice prohibited, 212

      Henderson, City of, expansion of court authorized, 513

      Judges

             Candidates for office, fee for filing declaration or acceptance, 1603

             Financial disclosure, requirements, 1601, 1602

             Judicial discipline, commission on, jurisdiction, 2590

             Justices of the peace pro tempore, appointment as, 656

             Residential confinement, authorization to order without offender’s consent, 1726

      Recycling of paper and paper products required, exceptions, 905

      Sanity determinations extended to misdemeanors, 1003-1007

MURDER

      Assault with intent to commit crime, crime eliminated, 123

      Gangs, additional penalty for crime committed as member of criminal gang, 1057

      Psychological counseling for certain relatives of victim, compensation for, 128

      Reward for apprehension of person charged with murder, local authorities may offer, 19

MUSEUMS

      Boulder City railroad museum, bond issue for purposes of, 2158

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

      East Ely railroad depot, appropriation for expenses, 514

      Nevada state museum

             Duck decoys, Museum of the American Indian urged to return at least one, 2558

             General appropriation, 1497

             Repair of building, appropriation for costs, 127

             Structural rehabilitation of building, bond issue for purposes of, 1527, 1528

      White Pine Historical Railroad Foundation, appropriation, 2282

MUSEUMS AND HISTORY, BOARD OF

      Chairman, member of commission for cultural affairs, 1346

      Meetings, frequency, 2254

MUSEUMS AND HISTORY, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1535

      Capital improvements, appropriations, 1525

      General appropriations, 1497

      Nevada museum and historical society, appropriation, 2254

      Nevada state railroad museums, division of, bond issue for equipment and locomotives, 2158

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Salaries of director, assistant director and unclassified employees, 1511

      Supplemental appropriation, 514

MUTE PERSONS (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

MUTUAL FUNDS

      Local governments, investment in certain mutual funds authorized, 106, 343

N

NAMES

      Corporate or partnership names

             Corporations for public benefit, requirements, 1259, 1260, 1265

             County clerk’s fees for registration, 1323

             Fee for certifying reservation of corporate name, 1241

             Foreign corporations, reservation, fees, 1241, 1242

             Injunction against use of name, 1242

      Limited-liability companies, 1294

      State buildings, study of policy and procedure for naming, 2639

NATHAN ADELSON HOSPICE

      Property tax exemption, penalty for failure to give notice of change of use, 2094, 2095

NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY

      Property tax exemption, penalty for failure to give notice of change of use, 2094, 2095

NATIONAL COLLEGE OF JUVENILE AND FAMILY LAW

      Appropriation for expenses, 2195

      Family court judges, instruction, 2175

NATIONAL COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATIONS

      Observance of procedural standards required, 110

NATIONAL GUARD

      Adjutant general’s special armory fund designated account, 1768

      Armories, appropriation for certain repairs, 2073

      Educational benefits, appropriation, 1745

      License plates, fees, 2315

NATIONAL JUDICIAL COLLEGE

      Arbitration, establishment of program, 1343

      Dispute resolution, training program for judges urged, 2518

NATURAL GAS (See also PUBLIC UTILITIES)

      Compressed gas, rate of tax, 1902, 1903

      Excavation (See EXCAVATIONS OR DEMOLITIONS)

      Sale of production from well

             Royalties and other interests, determination and reports, 960

             Timely payment of money derived from, 385

      Utility projects, reports of location and inclusion in regional or master plans, 952, 954, 955

NATURE CONSERVANCY

      Property tax exemption, penalty for failure to give notice of change of use, 2094, 2095

NEGOTIABLE INSTRUMENTS

      Money laundering prohibited, penalty, 181, 182

NEVADA CHILDREN’S FOUNDATION

      Property tax exemption, penalty for failure to give notice of change of use, 2094, 2095

NEVADA GAMING COMMISSION (See GAMING)

NEVADA HERITAGE ASSOCIATION, INC.

      Property tax exemption, penalty for failure to give notice of change of use, 2094, 2095

NEVADA HUMANITIES COMMITTEE

      Chairman, member of commission for cultural affairs, 1346

NEVADA MUSEUM AND HISTORICAL SOCIETY

      Appropriation, 2254

NEVADA OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSOCIATION

      Board of occupational therapy, nomination of members, 987

NEVADA REPORTS

      Reproduction of older volumes, appropriation, 1134

NEVADA REVISED STATUTES

      Definition of certain terms and drafting conventions, 809

      Technical amendments, 454

NEVADA STATE EDUCATION ASSOCIATION

      Minority licensed personnel, committee to assist in recruitment of, 2376

NEVADA STATE MUSEUM (See MUSEUMS)

NEWSPAPERS

      Public records, representation on study advisory commission, 2643

      Recycling, requirement for state agencies, judicial department of University of Nevada, 905

NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS

      Applicability of laws, 1246, 1251, 1256

      Campaign contributions, disposition to tax-exempt entity, 1392 1922

      Corporations for public benefit

             Actions against corporations, 1287

             Amendment of articles of incorporation, 1279-1281

             Applicability of laws, 1256

             Articles of incorporation, 1259, 1260, 1292

             Attorney general, examination, notification, 1263, 1280, 1285

             Board of directors, 1267-1269, 1274

             Definitions, 1255

             Dissolution and winding up, 1286

             Establishment, 1258, 1260, 1261

             Insolvency, 1287-1291

             List of officers and agents, filing, penalties for defaults, 1263, 1264

             Manner or acceptance of governing chapter, effect, 1257, 1258

             Meetings, 1272-1274, 1276, 1277

             Members, 1270-1272

             Merger, 1282-1285

             Names, limitations, 1259, 1260

             Officers, 1268

             Powers generally, 1261, 1262

             Property and assets, sale, lease or exchange, 1285

             Records, requirements, inspection, 1265, 1266

             Reinstatement, 1264, 1265

             Report of financial condition, 1292

             Resident agents, 1263

             Stock prohibited, 1270

             Unlawful acts, 1266

      County clerks, removal of required filing of articles and amendments, 1249, 1251

      Food sales to general public on regular basis, regulation, 286

      General corporations law, applicability, 1246

      Governing instruments, amendment, 1255

      Horse and dog racing, nonprofit organization conducting race meet exempt from bond requirement, 705

      Hospital nursing practice, establishment of foundation for, 2332

      Human service, consultation and inclusion in master plan, 332

      Industrial insurance, authority to reject coverage for unpaid officers, 803

      Lotteries, operation of, 2257

      Names, standard for determining similarity, 1221

      Property tax exemption, penalty for failure to give notice of change of use, 2094, 2095

      Public administrators, donation of personal property of ward or decedent, 12

      Rural electric cooperatives, notice of meetings, 1252, 1253

      Term of existence, 1252

      Wildlife, certain counties may purchase, exchange or lease property for preservation of endangered species, 289

NONPROFIT HOSPITAL, MEDICAL AND DENTAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS

      Acupuncture treatments, reimbursement provisions, 1134

      Business incidental to business of plan, approval of insurance commissioner required, 654

      Certificates of authority, transactions without certificate unlawful, 2032

      Claims, approval and payment required within certain time, 1330

      Financial statements, requirements, 2026

      Limited health service organizations, formation and regulation, 1113

      Preferred and nonpreferred providers, payments for coinsurance, 1331

      Small employers, health insurance plans authorized, 2152

      Utilization review, registration of certain persons providing, 802

NONRESIDENTS

      Border state employees, vehicle registration requirements eliminated, 1988-1991

      Estate tax, collection on estate of nonresident decedent authorized, 152

      Industrial insurance, amount and direct payment of compensation to nonresident alien dependents, 804

      Insurance agents and brokers, retention of license for period after establishment of residency in another state, 2200, 2201

NORTH LAS VEGAS, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Charter amendments, prohibition on use of buildings and structures used for illegal activities, 762

      Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. ramp, prevention of closure directed, 2593

      Windsor Park subdivision, appropriation for assistance to residents, 2292

NOTARIES PUBLIC

      Evidence of identity of person signing document, satisfaction, 67

      Fee for filing and recording bond, 1323

      State registrar of vital statistics, fee for notary services, 848

      Verification of identity of certain persons or documents required, 67

NOTCH-BABIES (See also SOCIAL SECURITY)

      Social security benefits, elimination of payment inequities urged, 2514

NOTICES

      Automatic teller machines, safety precautions, 1125

      Constable’s fees, 409

      Estrays, notice of gathering of estray horses required, 912

      Eviction, contents of notice, 113

      Garbage, hearing concerning mandatory collection, 900

      Governmental grant, contract or lease, intent to void, 1593

      Grand jury, notification to person under investigation, 1063

      Habeas corpus (post-conviction), notice of entry of decision or order, 88

      Hazardous chemical facilities, civil administrative penalties, 2009

      Industrial insurance cases, requirements for closure, 2422

      Local improvements, notice of certain proceedings, 669, 670, 672, 1874

      Mobile home parks, notice of imposition of fine for violation of statutory provisions, 846

      Mobile homes, notice of lien on, 1716-1718

      Privately owned public water systems, notice of violations, 403

      Recycling of certain materials, posting of notice by retailer required, 1668

      Securities licensees, notice of expiration of license, 594

      Sheriff’s fees, 407

      State classification plan, notice of proposed changes, 453

      State land, notice to local government before sale, lease or transfer, 1376

      Street address required to be posted, notice of violation, 998

      Tax deficiency determinations, time for service or mailing of notice, 1406

      Zoning, hearings for proposed changes, 370

NUCLEAR MEDICINE TECHNOLOGISTS

      Dangerous drugs, possession and administration, 1956

NURSES AND NURSING

      Advanced practitioners of nursing

             Definition, 790, 791

             Passage of pharmacy examination required for dispensation, 2017

             Prescription and dispensation of controlled substances, poisons, dangerous drugs and devices, authority, 790

      Burn injuries, report to local fire department and state fire marshal required, 1897

      Controlled substances and dangerous drugs

             Advanced practitioners, authority to prescribe and dispense, 790, 2017

             Suspension or revocation of license to practice constitutes suspension of authority to possess or administer, 1948

      Disciplinary action, time for holding hearing, 323

      Employment as nursing assistant without certification prohibited, 321

      Hospital nursing practice, establishment of foundation to promote and encourage, 2332

      Licenses, renewal fee, 321

      Medicaid

             Penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

             Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments, 2336

      Medicaid records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Nursing homes, establishment of program to educate and train persons to work in, 1570

      Prenatal care, grants for insurance subsidies, 2159

      School nurses

             Duties, 1697, 1698

             Pupil-nurse ratio, reduction, 1699

             Qualifications, 1697

      Specimens, authority to manipulate persons for collection, 375

      State board of nursing

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

             Disciplinary hearings, time for, 323

             Election of officers, time for, 318

             Licensing regulations, review by legislative committee on health care, 940

      Student nurses, employment as nursing assistant without certification prohibited, 321

NURSING ASSISTANTS

      Certification

             Reciprocity, experience requirement removed, 319

             Temporary certificate, issuance, fee, 320, 321

      Disciplinary action, time for holding hearing, 323

      Nursing homes, establishment of program to educate and train persons to work in, 1570

      Social workers’ duty to report wrongful acts, 137

      Student or graduate nurse required to be certified for practice as nursing assistant, 321

      Trainees, length of employment limited, 318

      Training program

             Administration of program, requirements, 885, 886

             Repetition of program following third failure of examination for certification, 320

             Time for completion, 319, 886

NURSING FACILITY ADMINISTRATORS, NEVADA STATE BOARD OF EXAMINERS FOR

      Authorized expenditures, 1543

      Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

      Licensing regulations, review by legislative committee on health care, 940

NURSING HOMES (See MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

NUTRITION

      Child Nutrition Act, authorized expenditures, 1534, 1553, 1554

      School lunch programs, appropriation, 1495

      WIC program (See WIC PROGRAM)

      Withholding or withdrawal of artificial nutrition and hydration, declaration of intent, 630, 1883

NYE COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Pahrump, equitable apportionment of fixed assets on incorporation, 695

NYE COUNTY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER

      Appropriation for payment of debt owed public employees’ retirement system, 2189

O

OATHS AND AFFIRMATIONS

      Ethics commission, authority to administer, 1591

      Notaries public, verification of identity of person who signed statement, 67

OBSTRUCTION OF JUSTICE

      Prohibited, penalties, 212

OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES (See also INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Audits of insurers, 2394

      Claims, filing of claim when employer failed to provide coverage, 2430

      Employers, liability of uninsured employers, 2431, 2432

      Independent contractors, applicability of statutory provisions, 2429, 2430

      Medical care, development of standards, 389

      Medical review boards, procedure abolished, 363

      Monthly reports by industrial insurers concerning diseases required, 2012

      Police officers and firefighters

             Parole and probation officers defined as police officers, 1702

             Physical examination to include hearing test, 959

      Stress-related illnesses, study of cases including handling of cases and court response to, 2441

      Training courses concerning rights and responsibilities, 2395

      Unemployment compensation, preservation of eligibility after temporary total disability, 120

OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION

      Appropriation for support of programs, 1495

      Displaced homemakers, establishment of centers in smaller counties, 529

      Fund for the enhancement of occupational education, creation, use, 2086

      Public schools to provide programs of occupational education, 2086, 2087

      Technical high school in Lyon County, appropriation for planning, 2080

OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION, STATE BOARD OF

      Fund for the enhancement of occupational education, administration, 2086

OCCUPATIONAL INFORMATION COORDINATING COMMITTEE, STATE

      Director, salary, 1514

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH

      Accident resulting in fatalities or hospitalization of several employees, reports, 2432

      Chemicals, registration of facilities handling hazardous substances and assessment of risks, 1994-2011

      Consultations concerning safety, provision of, 2395

      Educational and informational programs, establishment, 2433

      Fines for violations, 2013

      Legislative study of standards directed, 2599

      Medical care for injuries or diseases, development of standards, 389

      Monthly reports by industrial insurers of injuries and occupational diseases required, 2012

      Rights and responsibilities, provision of document to new employees, 2432

      Safety programs, establishment, 2393

      Variances from federal recordkeeping and reporting, requests for, 2433

      Violations, penalties, 2013

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH, DIVISION OF (See INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, DEPARTMENT OF)

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS

      Board of occupational therapy

             Accountant, engagement by board, 992

             Allowances and expenses, 988

             Confidential information, 991

             Duties, generally, 988

             Licensure, regulation, 989, 990

             Meetings, quorum, 988

             Members

                   Appointment, 987

                   Terms of office, 994

      Definitions, 986

      Licensure, 988, 990, 994

      Unlicensed practice prohibited, penalty, 991

      Unprofessional conduct, 990

OIL

      Discharges of petroleum, fees revised and operator’s costs reduced, 338-341, 2108

      Motor oil, disposal and recycling requirements, 1671

      Sales of production from well

             Royalties and other interests, determination and reports, 960

             Timely payment of money derived from, 385

OLDER PERSONS (See AGED PERSONS)

OMBUDSMAN FOR AGING PERSONS

      Appointment, qualifications and duties, appropriation, 2311

OPEN CONTAINER LAW, 838

OPEN-SPACE PROPERTY

      Development of land, imposition of taxes in certain counties to finance, 2049-2053

      Plans for acquisition, development and use, adoption in certain counties, 2048

      Property tax, 2100

OPTICIANS

      Board of dispensing opticians

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

      Driver’s license exams, report by optician authorized in lieu of eye test, 999

      Medicaid, penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

      Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments made to provider, 2336

OPTOMETRISTS

      Limited health service organizations, formation and regulation, 1113

      Medicaid, penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

      State board of optometry

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Controlled substances conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

      Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments made to provider, 2336

ORDINANCES

      Automatic teller machines, certain ordinances superseded, 1125

      Centralized billing and collection system, establishment by county, 449

      Commercial and public buildings, posting of street addresses, 998

      County commissioners, decrease in number of members, 1560

      Criminal ordinances, notice of adoption, amendment or repeal to court administrator, 1557

      Endangered or threatened species, imposition of construction fee for protection of, 289

      Highway medians, charitable solicitations on, 140-144, 365

      Las Vegas Valley Water District, designation of employees to serve citations for violations of ordinances, 213

      Local improvements, use of emergency ordinance procedure, 1871, 1876, 1881

      Municipal court, designation as court of record, 160

      North Las Vegas, prohibition on use of buildings for illegal activities, 762

      Open-space land, imposition of taxes to finance development, 2049-2053

      Planning commissions, authorization to approve certain maps, 1151

      Plumbing fixtures, prohibition on sale or installation of certain fixtures, 1166

      Private investigators and similar licensees, employer-employee relationship, 184

      Recycling of solid waste, 1672

      Smoking, limitation on imposition of certain restrictions, 644

      Transportation districts, creation and governance, 29, 30

      Water conservation plans, requirements, 520

      Water conservation standards for plumbing fixtures in new construction, 1167

      Water treatment facilities, excise tax for acquisition and construction, 1940

ORGAN DONORS

      Drivers’ licenses and identification cards may indicate intent, 2171-2174

      Minors, power to make anatomical gifts, 162-164

ORIENTAL MEDICINE

      Acupuncture

             Insurance, reimbursement for treatments, 1133, 1134

             Seminars, temporary certificates, 1129, 1130

      Advisory committee abolished, 1134

      Annual registration fees, amount, 1129

      Herbal medicine, licensing category abolished, 1128

      Licenses

             Examinations, 1128

             Fees, 1128

             Herbal medicine, category removed, 1127

      Medicaid, penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

      Practice of Oriental medicine defined, 1127

      References to traditional removed, 1126-1133

      State board of Oriental medicine

             Authorized expenditures, 1544

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

      Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments made to provider, 2336

OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS

      Burn injuries, report to local fire department and state fire marshal required, 1897

      Controlled substances or dangerous drugs, suspension or revocation of license to practice constitutes suspension of authority to possess or administer, 1948

      Disciplinary action, 1072, 1074, 1075

      License, denial or revocation if license revoked in other jurisdiction for gross medical negligence, 1072

      Medicaid

             Penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

             Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments, 2336

      Medical records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Professional corporations providing osteopathic and medical services authorized, 323

      State board of osteopathic medicine

             Authorized expenditures, 1544

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

             Gross medical negligence, adoption of definition, 1072

             Licensing regulations, review by legislative committee on health care, 940

OUTCALL ENTERTAINMENT

      Licensure and regulation, 165

OUTDOOR YOUTH PROGRAMS

      Licensure and regulation, 2300

P

PAHRUMP, TOWN OF (See also TOWNS)

      Incorporation by charter, 676

PAP SMEARS

      Medical laboratories, billing practices, 650

PAPER AND PAPER PRODUCTS

      Local governments, purchase of recycled products, 1675, 2191, 2192

      Recycling, requirement for state agencies, judicial department and University of Nevada, 905

      School districts, purchase of recycled products, 2192-2194

      State, purchase of recycled products, 1675

PARA-GLIDING

      Liability of owner of real property limited for injuries resulting from, 185

PARDONS COMMISSIONERS, STATE BOARD OF

      Appropriation, 1495

      Designation of certain members by legislature, 2581

      Supreme court justices removed from board, 2581

PARENT AND CHILD

      Abuse or neglect (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

      Child care (See CHILD CARE)

      Custody (See CHILD CUSTODY)

      Discrimination in housing based on familial status prohibited, 1979, 1981

      Division of child and family services, creation, 2118

      Family courts, jurisdiction, 2175

      Grandparents and great-grandparents, visitation rights, 1176, 1183

      Health care (See HEALTH CARE—Maternal and child)

      Missing persons, notification to law enforcement agency when person found, 158

      Support (See CHILD SUPPORT)

      Termination of parental rights, hearings to be closed to public, exception, 199

PARKS

      Acquisition and development of property, allocation of certain bond proceeds, 2163

      Appropriations for operating expenses, planning and development of state parks, 851

      Bond issues, legislature may authorize, 148

      Fees or deposits paid to county departments, authority to approve refunds, 53

      Improvement of park facilities, appropriation for, 2073

      Planning for provision of parks, appropriation for purposes of, 147

      Public land purchased for park purposes, sale lease or exchange authorized, 2164

      Residential construction tax (See RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION TAX)

      User fees

             Maintenance projects, authorized use of fees for, 149, 1546, 2564

             Recreational areas and historic monuments, use of fees, 2564

PAROLE

      California correctional officer, authority to maintain custody of prisoner in Nevada, 974

      Credits toward sentence of parolee, schedules and forfeitures, 1409

      Eligibility

             Board’s consideration of release of offender required, 665

             Mandatory release, time for, 702

             Minimum time to be served, 1105

             Release authorized even if prisoner rejects parole, 665

      Gang activity, restrictions on parole, 1057

      Intensive supervision program, 2044

      Mandatory parole of certain offenders, time for, 702

      Parolees’ revolving loan account, cash balance, 1355

      Psychologists, certification of offender’s eligibility for parole, 1007-1010

      Residential confinement, authorized for alleged violation of parole, 311

      Restitution from parolee, manner of distribution, 377

      Sexual assault, limit on parole of person convicted of attempt, 18

PAROLE AND PROBATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Appropriation, 1500

      Authorized expenditures, 1539

      Chief parole and probation officer, salary, 1513

      Credit toward sentence of certain offenders, reports to prison director, 1410, 1411

      Intensive supervision program, development, 2043, 2045

      Occupational diseases, parole of probation officers defined as police officers for purposes of coverage, 1702

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Residential confinement

             Credit toward sentence, reports, 780-783

             DUI offenders, commitment for confinement, 779

             Inquiry to determine violation by offender, 784

             Parolees, placement in confinement authorized, 311

             Probationers, placement in confinement authorized, 314

      Restitution payments, distribution, 377

      Vehicles, appropriation for purchase of, 2039

PAROLE COMMISSIONERS, STATE BOARD OF

      Appropriation, 1500

      Credits toward sentence of certain parolees, duties, 1411

      Decisions, concurrence by members, 1354, 1355

      Members, number increased, 1354

      Parolees’ revolving loan account, cash balance, 1355

      Salaries of chairman, members and secretary, 1511

PARTNERSHIPS

      Engineering, requirements to engage in practice, 2242

      Gaming, credit for prepaid fees, 535

      Limited partnerships, mergers with domestic corporations, 1193-1195

      State money or credit, elimination of prohibition against lending, 2545

PATERNITY

      Family courts, jurisdiction, 2175

      Genetic identification, use as evidence permitted, 1337

      Master, establishment of paternity, 1036

PAWNBROKERS

      Legal right to make transaction, person to certify, 374

      Time of transaction, record, 374

PEACE OFFICERS

      Alcohol or drugs, testing for presence following certain discharge of firearm, 1350

      Battery committed upon officer, penalties, 154

      Boat operated in unsafe condition, authority to order corrective action, 852, 855

      California officers, authority to maintain custody of prisoner in Nevada, 974

      Choke holds, use restricted and training required, 982

      Continuing education, allocation of administrative assessments for provision of, 1556

      Crime reporting program, representation on advisory committee, 825

      Criminal history records (See CRIMINAL HISTORY, RECORDS OF)

      Criminal investigations, obstruction of public justice prohibited, 212

      Disciplinary proceedings, representative present during interrogation authorized, 647

      Highway patrol (See HIGHWAY PATROL, NEVADA)

      Improper governmental action, retaliatory action for reports prohibited, 2213

      Juvenile probation officers, certain persons excluded as peace officers, 138

      Law Enforcement Appreciation Day proclaimed, 2487

      Metropolitan police departments (See METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENTS)

      Missing persons

             Children, duties, 1419-1422

             National Crime Information Center, information submitted to, 157

             Notification and inquiries, duties, 157

             Reports to investigation division, 157

      Motor vehicles and public safety, department of, deputy directors, 915

      Motorcycle safety, advisory board on, representation, 1066

      Personnel file, copy of documents to be given to officer, 2213

      Police (See POLICE)

      Public utilities, disclosure of information concerning customers, 147

      Purchases of motor vehicle fuel and certain equipment, exemption from bidding requirements, 350

      Rights of peace officers, civil remedy for violations by employers, 2213

      Sheriffs (See SHERIFFS)

      University police, interlocal agreements for mutual aid authorized, 1701

      Wildlife laws, enforcement, 260

PEACE OFFICERS’ STANDARDS AND TRAINING COMMITTEE

      Administrative assessments, distribution, 1556

      Authorized expenditures, 1542

      Choke holds, establishment of standards for training and testing, 983

      Facility design, appropriation, 1525

      General appropriation, 1502

      Juvenile probation officers, required certification of certain persons eliminated, 138

PEDESTRIANS

      Drivers’ education and safety officer, position created, duties, 2234

PENSIONS (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT; RETIREMENT)

PERJURY

      Medically indigent, state aid to, signing or submission of false statement constitutes perjury, 1049-1051

      Plea bargaining void if defendant commits perjury, 291

PERPETUITIES, RULE AGAINST

      Vesting of future interests, certain language in instrument declared inoperative, 116

PERSIAN GULF CRISIS

      Commendation of Nevadans serving in, 2475, 2478, 2493, 2501

      Property tax

             Exemption for service personnel, 1925

             Extension of time for payment by service personnel, 1927

      Public employees’ retirement, free service credit for military service, 1860

      Vehicle privilege tax exemption for service personnel, 1926

PERSONAL PROPERTY

      Disclaimer of property interest, disclaimant defined, 1706

      Escheats, certain duties of director of state department of conservation and natural resources removed, 206

      Lease-purchase agreements, regulation, 515

      Property tax, method of assessment, 2096, 2100

      Public administrators, donation or disposal of property of ward or decedent, 12

      State, taking custody of certain unclaimed property held out-of-state authorized, 287

      Storage facilities, restrictions on advertising units as climate controlled, 2164

PERSONNEL COMMISSION

      Occupational study in connection with classification plan, approval, 453

      Positions affecting public safety, approval of determinations for purposes of screening tests, 1350

PERSONNEL, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1533

      Director

             Accrual of leave for certain employees, establishment of schedules, 1171, 1173

             Classification plans, authority to revise, 453

             Improper governmental action, provision of written summary of statutory provisions to employees, 1993

             Salary, 1510

             Screening tests for presence of alcohol or drugs, regulation, 1350, 1352

             Taxable compensation, program to reduce, removal of duties, 663

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Personnel operating fund, reversion provision eliminated, 1747

      Screening tests for presence of alcohol or drugs, training programs for supervisory employees, 1351

PETROLEUM AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

      Alternative fuel

             Adoption of standards and requirements for, 2023

             Study of effectiveness of use, 2025

      Discharges of petroleum, fees revised and operator’s costs reduced, 338-341, 2108

      Excavations or demolitions, regulation, 1141

      Oil and gas wells, sale of production

             Royalties and other interests, determination and report, 960

             Timely payment of money derived from, 385

      Standards for fuel, adoption, 2024

PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY

      Advanced practitioners of nursing, examination in pharmacy, 2017

      Burn injuries, report to local fire department and state fire marshal required, 1897

      Drug sample defined, 1155, 1165

      Generic substitutes, label requirements, 1953

      Limited health service organizations, formation and regulation, 1113

      Mail order service of out-of-state pharmacies, regulation, 1156

      Manufacturers, licensing of, 1155

      Medicaid

             Penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

             Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments, 2336

      Medicare patients, outpatient pharmacy to reduce charges to, 2332

      Pharmacies

             Hospital pharmacies, reduced charges to certain patients, 2332

             Institutional pharmacies

                   Absence of pharmacist, practitioners may obtain necessary drugs, 1951

                   Display of certificates, licenses and permits, 1949

             Licenses, renewal, 1950

             Out-of-state pharmacy providing mail order service, regulation, 1156

             Transfer of information between pharmacies, regulation, 1948

      Pharmacists

             Certificates of registration, expiration and renewal, 1949, 1950

             Intern pharmacists, educational requirements for certification, 1948

             Liability for good faith reliance on controlled substance order, 1659

      Physicians’ assistants, examination in pharmacy, 2016

      Practice of pharmacy defined, 367

      Practitioner defined, 791

      Prescriptions

             Controlled substances

                   Contents of prescriptions, 1955

                   Pharmacists, liability for good faith reliance on order, 1659

                   Removal of prescriptions for use as evidence, 1648

             Definition, 1948

             Electronic transmission between practitioner and pharmacy, regulation, 1948

             Expiration date, requirements, 1953

             Generic substitutes, label requirements, 1953

             Mail order service, regulation, 1156

             Refills by any pharmacy, 1957

      Recordkeeping, handling and sanitation, regulation, 1158

      State board of pharmacy

             Authorized expenditures, 1544

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

             Controlled substances, powers and duties, 1644

             Disclosure of information concerning person procuring drugs unlawfully, 1952

             Licensing regulations, review by legislative committee on health care, 940

             Nurses, certification of advanced practitioners, 791

             Powers and duties, 1155-1165

             Regulations, 1948, 1949

      Veterinary drugs, applicability of permit requirements, 1951

      Wholesale distribution

             Definition, 1155

             Regulation, 1158

      Wholesalers, licensing of, 1155

PHYSICAL THERAPISTS

      Medicaid, penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

      State board of physical therapy examiners

             Authorized expenditures, 1544

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

             Licensing regulations, review by legislative committee on health care, 940

      Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments made to provider, 2336

PHYSICIANS

      Board of medical examiners

             Authorized expenditures, 1543

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

             Gross medical negligence, adoption of definition, 1070

             Licensing regulations, review by legislative committee on health care, 940

      Breast implants, informed consent required, 1690

      Burn injuries, report to local fire department and state fire marshal required, 1897

      Continuing education requirements may include instruction in risk management, 787

      Controlled substances or dangerous drugs, suspension or revocation of license to practice constitutes suspension of authority to possess or administer, 1948

      Disciplinary action, 1068, 1070

      District boards of health, composition, 1379

      Gynecologic specimens, unlawful to charge, bill or solicit payment from patient for services relating to, exceptions, 650

      Licenses

             Denial or revocation if license revoked in other jurisdiction for gross medical negligence, 1067

             Limited license as resident physician, issuance, 1885, 1886

             Registration fees, 1887

             Underserved areas, qualification for license, 1885

      Medicaid, penalties for unlawful acts

             Penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

             Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments, 2336

      Medical records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Mentally ill persons, required medical examination before admission to facility permitted at additional locations, 2209

      Offices, preventing person from entering or exiting prohibited, 1687

      Prenatal care, grants for insurance subsidies, 2159

      Professional corporations providing osteopathic and medical services authorized, 323

      Terminally ill persons, rights of, 629-638, 1564, 1883

      Underserved areas, qualifications to practice medicine, 1885

PHYSICIANS’ ASSISTANTS

      Continuing education requirements may include instruction in risk management, 787

      Controlled substances or dangerous drugs, passage of pharmacy examination required for possession, administration or dispensation, 2016

      Prenatal care, grants for insurance subsidies, 2159

PIPELINES

      Excavations or demolitions, regulation, 1141

      Natural gas lines, reports of location and inclusion in regional or master plans, 953-955

PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENTS

      Appeal from action, decision or order, time limitation, 49

      Common open space, development to be organized as common-interest community, 584

      Common-Interest Ownership Act, applicability, 542

      Homestead, units included in definition of, 579

      Recordation of final plan, requirements, 48

PLANNING

      Airport Authority of Battle Mountain, preparation of plan for physical development of property owned by, 509

      Limitation on actions for review of decisions or orders, 48-49

      Master plans

             Flood control districts, proposal to change size, type or alignment of facility or amend plan, 1372, 1373

             Joint adoption by cities and counties required in certain area, 1731

             Safety plans, 1402

             Utility projects, inclusion, 955

      Regional planning (See REGIONAL PLANNING)

PLANNING COMMISSIONS

      Compensation, 248

      Large parcels, authority to take final action on proposed divisions, 280

      Maps and plats, authorization to approve reversionary maps and corrections of errors and omissions in maps, 1151

      Regional plan in certain counties, deadline for adoption by governing board, 7

      Utility projects, report of location from public utilities, 952

PLANT INDUSTRY, DIVISION OF (See AGRICULTURE, STATE DEPARTMENT OF)

PLEAS IN CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS

      Guilty plea or nolo contendere

             Conditional plea allowed, 301

             Municipal courts, appeal of judgment following plea limited, 1343

             Recommendation of punishment

                   Agreement between defendant and district attorney authorized, 651

                   Withdrawal of plea authorized if court rejects recommendation, 651

      Plea bargaining

             Cross-examination by defense counsel authorized, 292

             False testimony, effect on agreement, 291

             Inspection of agreement by jury authorized, 292

             Standards, establishment, 291

             Testimony before sentencing or entry of plea authorized, 292

             Written agreements required to enter guilty plea to plea bargain for certain offenses, 1062

PLUMBING FIXTURES

      Sale and installation of certain fixtures prohibited by ordinance, 1166

      Water conservation standards, 1167

PODIATRISTS

      Controlled substances or dangerous drugs, suspension or revocation of license to practice constitutes suspension of authority to possess or administer, 1948

      Limited health service organizations, formation and regulation, 1113

      Medicaid, penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

      Medical records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      State board of podiatry

             Authorized expenditures, 1544

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

      Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments made to provider, 2336

POISONS

      Nurses, authority of advanced practitioners to prescribe and dispense poisons, 790, 794

POLICE (See also PEACE OFFICERS)

      911 system, public utility on request to trace person using, 59

      Boat operated in unsafe condition, authority to order corrective action, 852, 855

      Collective bargaining, joint negotiations on behalf of bargaining units authorized, 703

      Criminal history records (See CRIMINAL HISTORY RECORDS OF)

      Electronic supervision of prisoners and certain unconvicted persons, procedure, 186

      Jails (See JAILS)

      Junk dealers to file copies of vendors’ statements with chief, 173

      Secondhand dealers’ reports, contents, 121

      Taxing districts for police protection, 1044

      Tow car operator’s failure to clean roadway, duties, 247

      Traffic citation and complaint form, study of uniform system, 2598

POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEES (See also ELECTIONS)

      Candidate may donate excess campaign contributions to committee, 1922

      Contributions, required disclosure, 1389, 1392

      Expenditures, reports, 1390

      Registration, time for filing amended form, 1397

POLITICAL ACTIVITIES

      Ethics commission, limitation on political activities, 1594

POLITICAL PARTIES (See also ELECTIONS)

      Candidate may donate excess campaign contributions to party, 1922

      Lists of registered voters, requests for copies by central committees, 1353

      Pollbook, examination by representative of each party, 1352

      Support groups for certain legislators, disclosure of contributions, 1390, 1402

POLLUTION (See AIR POLLUTION; WATER POLLUTION)

POLYGRAPHIC EXAMINERS

      Employees, work cards required, 183

      Employer-employee relationship, ordinance may regulate, 184

      Licensees, requirement for work card removed, 183

POPULATION

      Governor, time for certification of population, 2090

      Taxation, department of, time for issuance of report on estimated population, 2089

      Townships, annual determination required, 329

PORTS OF ENTRY

      Study directed, 2518

POSSE

      Obsolete provisions concerning posse repealed, 14

POST-CONVICTION PROCEDURES

      Alternative statutory procedure repealed, 92

      Capital cases, appropriation for nonprofit organization providing defense, 2214

      Habeas corpus (See HABEAS CORPUS)

POSTAL SERVICE

      Voter registration lists, use of postal service data for correction, 2216

POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION, COMMISSION ON

      Appropriation, 1496

      Authorized expenditures, 1535

POSTSECONDARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

      Community colleges (See COMMUNITY COLLEGES)

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

      University of Nevada (See UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA SYSTEM)

POULTRY

      Inspections, 20-24

PREDATORY ANIMAL AND RODENT COMMITTEE, STATE

      Appropriation, 1502, 1503

      Authorized expenditures, 1542

      Cooperation with US Department of Agriculture, 335

PREDATORY ANIMALS, COMMITTEE TO CONTROL

      Fund for control of predatory animals designated account, 1794

PREGNANCY

      Adoption and financial responsibilities of child-rearing, department of education and school districts urged to provide information to pupils, 2592

      Discrimination in housing based on familial status prohibited, 1979, 1981

      Insurance subsidies, program to provide grants for providers of prenatal care in certain areas of state, 2159

      Medically indigent, increase in number of providers of obstetrical care urged, 2604

      School courses on family life and human sexuality, study directed, 2612

      WIC program (See WIC PROGRAM)

PRESCRIPTIONS (See PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY)

PRESUMPTIONS

      Data processing, employees’ authority to access and use computer, network or data, 50

PRISONERS OF WAR

      Law directing disclosure of information by federal agencies urged, 2571

PRISONS AND PRISONERS

      California correctional officer, authority to maintain custody of prisoner in Nevada, 974

      Capital improvements and construction of facilities, appropriations, bond issues and transfers of certain money, 1525, 1527, 1528

      Conservation camps

             Equipment, appropriation, 1357, 1583

             General appropriations, 1500

             Indian Springs, transfer of money to complete expansion, 288

             Qualifications for assignment to facility of minimum security, 218

             Supplemental appropriation for operating expenses, 851

      Industries, fund for construction of facilities for prison, creation, use, 1586

      Jails (See JAILS)

      Lovelock correctional center, funding, 1499, 1503, 1504, 1528, 1529, 1583

      Medical director, salary, 1513

      Mental health coordinator, salary, 1513

      Northern Nevada correctional center, appropriation, 1499, 1583

      Offenders

             Alcohol or drug treatment programs, credit for completion, 1404

             Assignment to minimum security facility, qualifications for, 218

             Credits against term of imprisonment

                   Alcohol or drug abuse treatment programs, completion, 1404

                   Grounds for forfeiture, 779

             Destitute offenders, stipends from fund for destitute prisoners, 850

             DUI offenders

                   Alcohol or drug abuse, treatment for, 778, 1404

                   Assignment to institution or facility of minimum security, 220

             Intensive supervision programs, 2043, 2044

             Regimental discipline program, appropriation and study of effectiveness, 1499, 1505

             Unemployment compensation, restrictions on eligibility after release, 823

             Wages, deduction for construction of facilities for industries, 1586, 1587

      Parole (See PAROLE)

      Private contractors, agreements to provide correctional services, 1893

      Private employers, interest on late payments for lease of space, facilities or equipment, 1135

      Smoking restrictions inapplicable to prison facilities, 1695

      Western Interstate Corrections Compact, repealed, 64

      Women’s correctional facility

             Bonds, issuance for construction and operation, 1894

             Legislative declaration, 1529

             Private correctional services, contracts for, 1893

PRISONS, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1505, 1539

      Capital improvements, appropriations, 1525

      Contracts for correctional services authorized, 1893

      Destitute prisoners, fund for, authorization for withdrawals, 850

      Director

             Credits toward sentence of certain offenders, duties, 1410

             DUI offenders, establishment of treatment program for alcohol or drug abuse, 778

            Fund for destitute prisoners, powers, 850

             Regimental discipline program, duties, 1505

             Salary, 1513

             Western Interstate Corrections Compact, notice of withdrawal, 64

      Employees, penalties for battery committed upon, 154

      General appropriation, 1499, 1504

      Paper and paper products, recycling required, 907

      Prison industries, fund for, construction of facilities for, creation, use, 1586

      Prison industries, fund for, sources, 1135

      Private employers, interest on late lease payments, 1135

      Regimental discipline, appropriation, report to interim finance committee, 1499, 1505

      Transportation for certain parolee, department ordered to provide, 2522

PRIVATE ACTIVITY BONDS

      Fees and deposits charged by department of commerce, establishment, collection, 2251-2253

PRIVATE ENTERPRISE

      Correctional services, authorization for contracts to provide, 1893

      Study of privatization of data processing and other services, 2657

PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR’S LICENSING BOARD

      Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

PRIVATE INVESTIGATORS

      Employees, work cards required, 183

      Employer-employee relationship, ordinance may regulate, 184

      Licensees, requirement for work card removed, 183

PRIVATE PATROLMEN

      Armored transport personnel, employment of, 182

      Definition, 182

      Employees, work cards required, 183

      Employer-employee relationship, ordinance may regulate, 184

      Licensees, requirement for work card removed, 183

PRIVATE SCHOOLS (See SCHOOLS, PRIVATE)

PROBATION

      California correctional officer, authority to maintain custody of prisoner in Nevada, 974

      Community service as condition of probation, court may order, 1930

      Gang activity, restrictions on probation, 1057

      Habitual criminal, probation precluded, 71

      Intensive supervision program, 2043

      Intermittent sentences, imposition of administrative fee, 305

      Juveniles, expenditure of money appropriated for special supervision programs restricted, 847

      Psychologists, certification of offender’s eligibility for probation, 1002, 1008-1010

      Residential confinement (See RESIDENTIAL CONFINEMENT)

PROBATION OFFICERS

      Juvenile probation officers, certain persons excluded as peace officers, 138

PROCESS SERVERS

      Employees, work cards required, 183

      Employer-employee relationship, ordinance may regulate, 184

      Licensees, requirement for work card removed, 183

PROFESSIONAL CORPORATIONS

      Annual statement, filing fees, 2461

      Death of employee, retention of interest by revocable trust, 1307-1309

      Holding stock in other corporation, authority, 1306, 1307

      Osteopathy and medicine, incorporation of organization to render service related to, 323

PROHIBITION, WRIT OF

      District courts, jurisdiction relating to writs, 2494

PROPERTY TAX

      Abatement of tax on property acquired by governmental entity, 2098

      Agricultural real property

             Agricultural use defined, 531

             Deferred tax

                   Disqualification of land and conversion to higher use, effect, 2103, 2014

                   Time for assessment, 2100

             Definition, 531

             Lien created, 2101

             Notice of change of use, requirements, 2103

      Assessment

             Cash value less than taxable value, correction, 2098

             Closure and reopening of assessment roll, 1426

             Equalization, duties of department of taxation, 698

             Estimate following refusal of entry to assessor, 2097

             Mobile homes, 2096

             Notice of assessed valuation, 1426

             Overassessment because of legal or physical restriction or destruction or removal of improvement or property, 2100

             Personal property, 2096, 2100

             Ratio study of assessed value, standards used to conduct, 699

             Uniform standards, establishment, 699, 1424

      Bond issues, levy of tax for purposes of, 1530

      Carson City and Churchill, Elko, Humboldt, Lander and Washoe counties, imposition of additional tax, 1447, 1449

      Combined tax rate, certification, 366

      Consolidated bond interest and redemption fund, levy of tax for discharge of obligations, 1530

      County treasurers, date of final quarterly remittance to state treasurer, 169

      Exemptions

             Air pollution control, property used for, 2090, 2091

             Cemetery lands, 1313

             Charitable hospitals and asylums, 1314

             Day care facilities operated by nonprofit organizations, 2095, 2096

             Drainage ditches and canals, 2090

             Exceptions to exempt property subject to taxation, 2096

             Failure of organization to notify assessor of loss of exemption, 2094, 2095

             Filing of claims, procedure, 2094

             Incorrect claims, penalty, 2095

             Irrigation ditches and headgates, 2090

             Low-income housing and related facilities, 1945

             Persian Gulf crisis, persons on active duty, 1925

             Shelters for elderly or low-income persons operated by governmental entities, 2095, 2096

             Solar energy systems, 1370

             Veterans, 1925, 2091-2093

             Water pollution control, property used for, 2090, 2091

      Family courts, levy of tax for support of, 2323

      Hazardous operations, tax reduction for location at designated site, 2644

      Installment method of payment, provision for, 366, 1580

      Local governmental operating revenue, levy of additional tax for, 1434, 1435

      Maps, statement concerning taxes required on certain maps, 1383-1386

      Metropolitan police departments, creation of taxing districts to finance capital improvements, 1061

      Mobile homes

             Method of assessing, 2096, 2098, 2099

             Payment of tax, 366, 1428, 2099

      Open-space real property

             Deferred tax, time for assessment, 2100

             Development of land, imposition of tax for, 2051

             Lien created, 2101

      Payment of tax, due date, 366, 1428

      Persian Gulf service personnel, extension of time for payment of tax, 1927

      Personal property, method of assessment, 2096, 2100

      Rates, time for setting by tax commission, 366

      Schools

             Capital projects, maximum tax levy, 2208

             Safety and security, imposition of tax on voter approval for enhancement of, 901

      Secured tax roll, inclusion of mobile homes and personal property, 2096

      Senior citizens’ property tax assistance

             Appropriation, 1494, 1503

             Claims, filing, 2386

             Household income, amount increased, 2385

             Rent, amount deemed tax for purposes of allowance, refunds, 2250

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

      Valuation, procedure to equalize taxable and cash values, 2098

      Waiver of taxes, penalties and interest following detrimental reliance on department of taxation, 1581

PROSTHETIC DEVICES

      Exemption from execution, 1412

PROSTITUTION

      North Las Vegas, ordinance prohibiting use of buildings for illegal activities, 762

PSYCHIATRISTS (See also PHYSICIANS)

      Criminal proceedings, appointment to perform examinations, 1001

      Traumatic brain injuries, advisory committee on, representation, 996

PSYCHOLOGISTS

      Board of psychological examiners

             Authorized expenditures, 1544

             Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

             Licensing regulations, review by legislative committee on health care, 940

             Term of office, 495, 504

      Criminal proceedings, appointment to perform examinations, 1001-1010

      Medicaid, penalties for unlawful acts, 1048-1051

      Tax imposed on state share of Medicaid payments made to provider, 2336

PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS

      Definitions, conformance with federal law, 1027

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027, 1981

      Room tax (See ROOM TAX)

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATORS

      Criminal history records, access to, 130

      Estates under $2,500, administration by affidavit, 195

      Personal property of ward or decedent, donation or disposal authorized, 12

PUBLIC BROADCASTING STATIONS

      Appropriation to department of education for distribution to, 1453

PUBLIC BUILDINGS (See BUILDINGS)

PUBLIC DEFENDERS

      County public defenders

             Creation of office prohibited during certain periods, 995

             Notice of intent to create county office, 995

      State public defender

             Annual report to counties, contents, 995

             Appropriation, 1495

             Authorized expenditures, 1534

             Billing, estimate and final bill, 995, 996

             Proposed budget, provision to participating counties, 995

             Salaries of unclassified employees, 1511

PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT

      Benefits

             Actuarial assumptions, availability, prohibition on change, 2355, 2373

             Elections made pursuant to federal law, 2354

             Forfeitures to increase benefits prohibited, 2355

             Termination of systems, effect, 2369

      Budget of system, format for submission, 2447

      Contributions

             Employers

                   Appeal concerning penalties, time for, 2361

                   Penalties increased for late reporting and payment, appeals, 1971

             Increases, effective date, 1861

             Internal Revenue Code, certain contributions limited in conformance with, 2355

             University of Nevada, professional employees, 1748

      Cost-of-living increases, 1862, 1863

      Group insurance for retirees

             Amount paid by state for premiums, 946

             Rates and coverage, establishment, 249

      Internal Revenue Code, compliance with, 2354

      Investment officer, employment by system, 1970

      Legislators’ retirement

             Internal Revenue Code, compliance with, 2369

             Prohibition on payment of benefits to public employees repealed, 1044

      Nye County regional medical center, receipt of appropriation for payment of debt owed to system, 2189

      Persian Gulf crisis, free service credit for military service during, 1860

      Post-retirement increases, amount and effective date, 1862, 1863

      Service credit

             Free credit for military service during Persian Gulf crisis, 1860

             Maximum number of years eligible for credit, 1972

             Retired employee accepting employment, computation of credit, 1971

      Service retirement allowance, computation of maximum allowance, 1972, 2364-2365

      University of Nevada, contribution rate of professional employees, 1748

PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT BOARD

      Completion of term following loss of membership qualifications, 2356

      Legislators’ retirement administrative fund, establishment, 2370

PUBLIC GUARDIANS

      Criminal history records, access to, 130

PUBLIC HEALTH SANITARIANS, BOARD FOR REGISTRATION OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1544

      Controlled substance conviction, authority to inspect and copy sealed records, 1662

PUBLIC INVESTMENTS (See INVESTMENTS)

PUBLIC LANDS

      Constitutional disclaimer of rights to unappropriated lands, federal consent to removal urged, 2655

      Federal agencies, requirement for approval and release of public land upon acquisition of private land urged, 2656

      Federal government urged to allocate money for management of public lands and protection of wild horse habitat based on population of herds in each state, 2636

      Federal lands, state multiple use advisory committee on, composition, 912

      Las Vegas, purchase of site for state office building in, 2373

      Parks and wildlife habitats, authorization to sell, lease or exchange land purchased for purposes of, 2164

      Public agencies, conveyance of land between, 587

      Sale, lease or exchange of state land

             City or county, notification and hearing, 1376

             Obsolete provisions removed, 587

             Transportation, department of, procedure for disposition of certain property, 1691

      Surveyors, right of entry, 1889

      Wildlife, certain counties may purchase, exchange or lease property for preservation of endangered species, 289

PUBLIC MASS TRANSPORTATION AND CONSTRUCTION OF ROADS, TAX FOR

      Deficiency determinations, time for service or mailing of notice, 1406

      Out-of-state businesses, compensation to state for collection of taxes, 2169

      Report and hearings on imposition of additional tax, 26

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

      Use of proceeds, 40-42

PUBLIC OFFICERS AND EMPLOYERS

      Cities (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Contracts in violation of ethical standards voidable, 1593

      Counties (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Ethics (See ETHICS)

      Financial disclosure, requirements, 1601, 1602

      Group insurance (See INSURANCE—Group insurance for public employees)

      Handicapped persons, temporary limited appointments in class grades, 158

      Honoraria, receipt restricted, penalty, 528, 1592

      Meetings (See MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

      Overtime compensation, use of paid administrative leave in lieu of, 1150

      Recall (See RECALL OF PUBLIC OFFICERS)

      Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT)

      State (See STATE EMPLOYEES; STATE OFFICERS)

PUBLIC PURCHASING (See PURCHASING, PUBLIC)

PUBLIC RECORDS

      Hazardous chemicals, availability of records, reports and information relating to, 2008

      Hazardous materials information, regulation of availability, 909

      Scheduling, appropriation to division of archives and records for purposes of, 1700

      Study of laws governing records, 2643

PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION OF NEVADA

      Appropriation, 1502

      Assessment of utilities for certain expenses, 400

      Authorized expenditures, 1540, 1541

      Excavations or demolitions, enforcement of statutory provisions, 1144

      Hazardous waste, funding of inspection and safety program, 843, 844

      Motor vehicle lien sale process, study, 2625

      Power plant applications, consideration of water use efficiency, 524

      Privately-owned public water system

             Assessments against lots or parcels, determination, 402

             Requests for commission’s comments concerning system, 401

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 1511

      Telecommunications services, authority to adopt by reference rate issued by Federal Government or another state, 515

      Tow car owner or operator, disciplinary action for failure to pay costs of cleaning roadway, 247

      Transportation regulations, responsiveness to public concerns directed, 2534

      Water conservation plans, review and approval, 523

      Water treatment facilities, duties concerning, 1941

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION (See TRANSPORTATION)

PUBLIC UTILITIES

      911 system, certain peace officer may request trace on person using, 59

      Assessments for certain expenses of public service commission, 400

      City-county relief tax, provision concerning distribution of collections on electrical facilities repealed, 1452

      Company towns, regulation of utilities, 1984-1988

      Customer information, disclosure to law enforcement agencies, 147

      Electric transmission lines, report of location to planning commission, 952

      Environmental regulation, water treatment facility defined as utility facility, 376

      Hoover Dam, issuance of bonds for costs of additional powerplant, 294

      Local governments authorized to construct facilities without permit, 376

      Natural gas lines, report of location to planning commission, 952

      Power plants, efficient use of water resources to be considered in proposal for construction or expansion, 524

      Projects of regional significance, definition, review by local governments, 1731, 1733

      Rates, fares or charges

             Application for increase while other application pending, limitation, 776

             Telecommunications services, adoption by reference of rate issued by Federal Government or another state, 515

             Water companies, applicability of simplified procedure for rate changes, 1944

      Reno, City of, power of city council to fix rate for utility service provided by public enterprise, 174

      Sewage facilities (See SEWAGE SYSTEMS)

      Water facilities (See WATER SYSTEMS)

PUBLIC WORKS

      Capital improvement projects, funding for, 1524

      Contractors, local preference, 2374-2375

      Prevailing wage, payment in certain development projects required, 2345-2349

      Prisoners in jails, voluntary labor in exchange for physical confinement, 306

      Water conservation provisions, 1167

PUBLIC WORKS BOARD, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 1534

      Capital improvement projects, funding for, 1524

      Deputies

             Qualifications and appointment, 674

             Salaries, 1513

      Employees, appointment, 674

      General appropriation, 1494

      Indian Springs conservation camp, transfer of money to complete expansion, 288

      Manager

             Other employment prohibited, 674

             Salary, 1513

      Nevada state museum, appropriation for repair of building, 127

      Purchasing division, repayment of money to board, 1529

      Temporary advances from state general fund, 1528

PURCHASING DIVISION (See GENERAL SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF)

PURCHASING, PUBLIC

      Local governments

             Airport Authority of Washoe County, applicability of statutory provisions to concession agreements, 205

             County or district hospitals

                   Reward of certain contracts without new bids authorized, 375

                   Supplies commonly used, purchase without additional bidding, 337

             Law enforcement agencies and local fire departments, exemption of certain purchases from bidding requirements, 350

             Prisoners’ store fund, purchases made from money in fund exempt from bidding requirements, 648

             Recycled products, preferences, 1673, 2191

             State purchasing division, authority of local entity to purchase from, 618

      State purchasing

             Bond or guaranteed check accompanying bid or proposal may be required, 619

             Contracts

                   Bond requirement, 623

                   Considerations in making award, 619

                   Method for obtaining, designation, 619

                   Nonperformance, penalties, 619

             Defective goods or services, rejection or delivery at reduced cost, 620

             Donated commodities fund designated account, 1766

             Local purchasing, limit on amount, 623

             Nonresponsive dealers, removal from records, 620

             Proposals, designated method of obtaining contract, 622

             Recycled materials, duties and preferences, 1674

             Regulations for administration of provisions, adoption, 620

             Reimbursement of state purchasing fund after receipt of purchase, time for, 624

             State purchasing fund, reversion provision eliminated, 1746

             Surplus property administration fund designated account, 1766, 1767

             Unsuccessful bid or proposal, surety requirements for appeal, 623

             Using agency to report donated property, 621

R

RACE

      Community redevelopment, provision of employment plan, 2064

      Discrimination (See DISCRIMINATION)

      Education, department of, appropriation for recruitment of minority teachers, 2375

      Suffrage, repeal of antiquated constitutional article concerning rights, 2498

RACE BOOKS (See also GAMING)

      Minors, prohibition on gambling, 652

      Nonrestricted operation, authority to operate race book, 378

RACING COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Account for racing and pari-mutuel wagering, creation, sources and use, 1112

      Appropriation for operating expenses, 772

      Authorized expenditures, 1540

      Salaries of executive director and unclassified employees, 1514

      Secretary, designation changed to director, 704

RACKETEERING, CRIMES RELATED TO

      Assault with intent to commit other crime, crime eliminated, 124

      Drug trafficking included in listing, 161

      Laundering of proceeds of unlawful activity prohibited, penalty, 181, 182

      Monetary threshold of certain offenses increased, 161

RADIATION CONTROL (See HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

RADIO

      Amateur radio station licensees, fees for special license plates, 2315

      Public broadcasting stations, appropriation, 1453

RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGISTS

      Dangerous drugs, requirements concerning possession and administration, 1956

RAILROAD MUSEUMS

      Appropriation, 1497

      Bond issue for equipment and locomotives, 2158

      East Ely railroad depot, appropriation for expenses, 514

      White Pine Historical Railroad Foundation, appropriation, 2282

RAILROADS

      California-Nevada super greed ground transportation system, governor to issue proclamation upon completion, 176

      Fernley train depot, appropriation for restoration, 2081

      Regulation, public service commission directed to consider public concerns, 2534

      Train station, operation of gaming devices in certain areas restricted, 968

RAILS TO TRAILS CONSERVANCY

      Participation in programs, 2235, 2236

RAVENS

      Hunting or nonlethal control from aircraft authorized, permits required, 333

      Waste of game, ravens excluded from provision governing, 334

REAL ESTATE DIVISION (See COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF)

REAL ESTATE LICENSEES

      Discrimination in housing, prohibitions on, 1983

      Industrial insurance

             Amount of deemed wage for purposes of coverage, 1688, 1689

             Broker-salesmen and salesmen, responsibility for payment of premiums, 1689

             Coverage of persons holding more than one license, 1688

      Nevada Realtors Day designated and realtors commended, 2524

REAL PROPERTY

      Controlled substance violations, forfeiture of property, 336

      Disclaimer of property interest, disclaimant defined, 1706

      Hang gliders or para-gliders, liability of property owner for injuries, 185

      Improvements, limitation of action for damages caused by deficiencies, 132

      Property tax (See PROPERTY TAX)

      Public land (See PUBLIC LANDS)

      Rule against perpetuities, certain language in instrument declared inoperative, 116

      Surveyors, right of entry, 1889

REAL PROPERTY TRANSFER TAX

      Carson City and Churchill, Elko, Humboldt, Lander and Washoe counties, imposition of additional tax, 1448, 2014

      Low-income housing, use of tax for support of, 1043, 1640, 1641

      Open-space land, imposition of taxes to finance development, 2049-2053

      Rate, 1043, 1640

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

      Trusts, transfer of title to or from trust exempt from tax in certain circumstances, 1122

REAPPORTIONMENT

      Congressional districts, 1046

      Education, state board of, election districts, 1087-1094

      Legislative districts, 1454, 2384

      Regents, board of, election districts, 1094-1101, 2573

RECALL OF PUBLIC OFFICERS

      Candidate nominated by petition, filing acceptance of candidacy and payment of fees, 2227

      Committees for recall of public officers, reports of contributions and expenditures, 1398

      Petition

             Filing required regardless of number of signatures obtained, 2215

             Hearing on petition, time for, 2215

             Notice of intent, period of validity, 2215

             Signer of petition authorized to remove own name, 2215

RECEIVERS

      Title insurance company, appointment of receiver for impaired company, 1856

RECIDIVISTS

      Probation or suspension of sentence precluded, 71

RECLAMATION PROJECTS (See MINES AND MINERALS)

RECORDING OF INSTRUMENTS

      Boundaries of real property, adjustments to, 1381

      Deeds of trust, trustee’s or beneficiary’s duty to record discharge or release, 1103

      Fees of county clerks, 1322, 1323

      Final maps, statement concerning property tax required, 1383-1386

      Marriage certificates, certified abstracts of, 68

      Mechanic’s lien on real property, lienor required to record discharge or release, 1104

      Mines and mining claims, affidavit to obtain tax exemption, 2105

RECORDS OF CRIMINAL HISTORY (See CRIMINAL HISTORY, RECORDS OF)

RECYCLING

      Account for recycling, sources, use, 1667, 1677

      Batteries, requirements, 1671

      County plans, adoption, 1669

      Fines for improper disposal of certain materials, 1673

      Hazardous materials, development of program to encourage recycling, 843, 844

      Information, provision to retailers and general public, 1676, 2190

      Markets for recycled products, development, 2190

      Ownership of materials placed in recycling container, 1671

      Paper and paper products

             Purchasing of recycled products by government entities, 1675, 2191

             Recycling by judicial department, state agencies and University of Nevada, 905

      Paving materials, state purchasing, 1675

      Plastic containers to carry symbol indicating plastic resin used in manufacture, fine for violation, 1102

      Reports to legislature concerning recycling, 1668, 2190

      School districts, purchase of recycled products, 2192-2194

      Tires, recycling provisions, 1667, 1668, 1671, 1675

      Trucks used by recycling businesses, maximum allowable weight, 1693

      Unauthorized collection, criminal or civil penalty, 1671

REFERENDUM

      Documents filed for verification, requirements, 2226

REFUNDS

      Administrative assessments, refunds prohibited, 1555

      Bail, refund of surplus, 303

      Business taxes, overpayments, 2457

      County parks and recreation departments, authority to approve refunds of fees or deposits, 53

      Criminal fines, refunds prohibited, 1555

      Gaming fees and taxes, interest rate on refunds, 933-935

      Taxes, refunds with interest for overpayments required, 1581

      Tobacco, refund of certain excise taxes allowed, 2280

REGIMENTAL DISCIPLINE

      Appropriation for program and study of effectiveness, 1499, 1505

REGIONAL FACILITIES

      China Spring youth camp, appropriation for construction of vocational technology building, 2194

REGIONAL PLANNING

      Commissions, powers and duties, 1731, 1736, 1737

      Deadline for adoption of plan by governing board in certain counties, 7

      Governing board for regional planning, powers and duties, 1732, 1734-1736

      Joint planning areas, designation authorized, 1731

      Legislative study of fiscal equity in Washoe County, duties, 2614

      Projects of regional significance, review by certain local governments, 1731

      Safety plans, 1402

      Spheres of influence, powers of city governing bodies, 1731

      Utility projects, inclusion in regional plan, 954

      Washoe County water board (See WASHOE COUNTY REGIONAL WATER PLANNING AND ADVISORY BOARD)

REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION COMMISSIONS

      Public transit fund, use, 41

      Smoking prohibited in maintenance facility or office associated with bus system operated by commission, 644

REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS (See ENGINEERS)

REGISTRATION DIVISION (See MOTOR VEHICLES AND PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

REHABILITATION DIVISION (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF)

RELATIVES (See KINDRED AND NEXT OF KIN)

RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS

      Day of Prayer designated, 2553

      Food sales to general public on regular basis, regulation, 286

      Lotteries, operation of, 2257

      Property tax exemption, penalty for failure to give notice of change of use, 2094, 2095

RENO, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Airport authority (See AIRPORT AUTHORITY OF WASHOE COUNTY)

      Charter amendment, council’s power to fix rate for utility service provided by public enterprise, 174

      Public services, study of fiscal equity of provision of services, 2614

      Regional water planning and advisory board (See WASHOE COUNTY REGIONAL WATER PLANNING AND ADVISORY BOARD)

      Washoe County room tax to be used to finance automobile museum and construct bowling facility, 45

      Water, study of quality and quantity, 2616

RENTAL OF TRANSIENT LODGING, TAX ON (See ROOM TAX)

REPOSSESSORS

      Employees, work cards required, 183

      Employer-employee relationship, ordinance may regulate, 184

      Licensees, requirement for work card removed, 183

REPRESENTATIVES, U.S.

      Candidates for office, fee for filing declaration or acceptance, 1603

      Election districts, 1046

      License plates, fees, 2312

RESIDENTIAL CONFINEMENT

      Credits toward sentence

             Reports, 780-783

             Schedules and forfeitures, 1409

      DUI offenders, treatment programs for alcohol or drug abuse, 779, 783

      Intensive supervision program, 2043, 2044

      Jail, electronic supervision in lieu of confinement, 186

      Justices of the peace authorized to order confinement, 1725

      Municipal judges authorized to order confinement, 1726

      Parolees, placement in confinement for alleged violation of parole, 311

      Probationers, placement in confinement for alleged violation of probation, 314

      Still visual images, use for supervisory purposes authorized, 56-59

RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION TAX

      Extension of time in which tax must be used when governmental action taken to protect environment or endangered species, 300

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

      Transportation improvements, imposition of tax to finance, 33

RESIDENTS AND RESIDENCE (See also NONRESIDENTS)

      City attorney, residence in city unnecessary, 13

      Hunting and fishing, determination of residency for regulatory purposes, 1571

      Indigent persons, determination of residency for purposes of certain aid, 1743

RESOLUTIONS AND MEMORIALS

      Agricultural and dairy products, purchase and sale of local goods encouraged, 2556

      AIDS, encouragement of development and marketing of affordable drugs for treatment urged, 2660

      Baltic States, Soviet violence condemned and diplomatic support of freedom urged, 2601

      Barney, Jared, commended for courage in fight against cancer, 2586

      Bell, Kevin, congratulated for award as Youth Conservationist of the Year, 2512

      Bicycles

             Driver’s license exam, inclusion of bicycle question urged, 2495

             School programs

                   Drivers’ education, inclusion of bicycle information urged, 2500

                   Headgear requirements urged, 2581

                   Safety courses urged, 2499

      Bill of Rights bicentennial commemorated and Bill of Rights Day proclaimed, 2502

      Child care, employers urged to provide assistance, 2560

      Chisholm, John P., congratulated on selection as Nevada Inventor of the Year, 2580

      Civil Air Patrol congratulated on 50 years of service in Nevada, 2633

      Compromise and settlement, supreme court urged to encourage active role by district judges, 2519

      Dispute resolution, information and training urged, 2518-2520, 2533

      Driver’s license examinations, inclusion of bicycle question urged, 2495

      Drought plan, approval by legislature, 2522

      Duck decoys, Museum of the American Indian urged to return at least one to Nevada, 2558

      Environmental protection division, cooperation concerning water quality regulation directed, 2513

      4-H clubs commended and Nevada 4-H State Capital Days designated, 2516

      Girl Scout Government Day declared and councils commended, 2497

      Grazing fees, retention of current formula urged, 2606

      Hasty Team Day designated and members commended, 2553

      Head Start programs, increased funding urged, 2517

      Health division, cooperation concerning regulation of water quality directed, 2513

      Heritage Week in Nevada designated, 2557

      History Day competition, students congratulated on achievements, 2572

      Hunger Relief Act, passage urged, 2638

      I.H. Kent Company congratulated on 100th year of operation, 2563

      Indians, permanent law urged concerning tribal jurisdiction over all Indians on reservation, 2606

      Irish-American Heritage Month designated, 2500

      Junior Leagues commended, 2528

      Juvenile Sexual Offending, National Task Force on, urged to meet in Nevada, 2635

      King, Martin Luther, Jr., commemorated, 2484

      Kiwanis Day designated, 2536

      Lahontan cutthroat trout, task force to develop recovery plan urged, 2633

      Landon, Michael, commended, 2550

      Law Enforcement Appreciation Day proclaimed, 2487

      Mandelbrot, Dr. Benoit B., congratulated on receiving Nevada Medal, 2511

      Marshall, Thurgood, commended, 2658

      Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard access ramp, prevention of closure directed, 2593

      Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee of Las Vegas commended, 2484

      May, Paul W., commended for public service, 2584

      McGinness, Brett, commended for winning state spelling bee, 2549

      Medically indigent, increase in number of providers of obstetrics care urged, 2604

      Memorials

             Arnold, Jim, Sr., 2552

             Barnes, Glenn L., 2532

             Cook, Barbara, 2505

             Dace, Raymond E., 2652

             DiGrazia, Eugene, 2498

             Erskine, Graham, 2595

             Francovich, Samuel Boyd, 2583

             Frazzini, Mary, 2629

             Gale, Frederick Charles, 2596

             Gallagher, Tom, 2613

             Hill, Thomas A., 2491

             Johnson, Warren E., 2537

             Landing, Delbert T., 2630

             Lillard, James C., 2603

             Lombardi, Dr. Louis E., 2521

             Mack, Duane E., 2621

             Nichols, Mary, 2594

             Nowak, Rev. Walter C., 2559

             Parson, Edward S., 2588

             Peavy, Herman L., 2653

             Sedway, Marvin M., 2526

             Stern, Sidney Bertram, 2576

             Sullivan, Ruth Davis, 2524

             USS Nevada personnel at Pearl Harbor, 2618

             White, Ryan, 2486

             Woodburn, William K., 2653

      MIA’s, legislation directing federal agencies to disclose information urged, 2571

      Milken Family Foundation award recipients commended, 2555

      Mines and minerals

             1872 mining law, rejection of legislation affecting urged, 2608

             Environmental Protection Agency urged to review standards for waste, 2605

      Mobile home parks, facilitation of development of affordable parks urged, 2515

      Moore, Carol, commended on 30th anniversary with assembly, 2631

      Mountain Men Ballet, producers, directors and dancers commended, 2579

      NAACP commending for fostering improved relations with Japanese, 2530

      Nappe, Tina, commended for public service, 2575

      Nevada Bell commended for sponsoring Nevada Medal, 2511

      Nevada Business Week Scholarship Program commended and supported, 2489

      Nevada State Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commission commended, 2484

      Northern Nevada Black Cultural Awareness Society commended, 2484

      Page, Craig, commended for earning law degree, 2619

      Parent-Teacher Association, Nevada, commended, 2531

      Parsons, Thurman, commended for public service, 2506

      Persian Gulf War

             Support for Operation Desert Storm expressed, 2475

             United States troops and reservists of Nevada, commendation, 2475, 2478, 2501

      Phelps, Amy, commended for service to legislature, 2504

      Polio Awareness Week designated, 2582

      Prayer, Day of, designated, 2553

      Printing and micrographics division, state, commended for services, 2619

      Prisoners of war, law directing federal agencies to disclose information urged, 2571

      Prisons, department of, ordered to provide transportation home for certain prisoner, 2522

      Public lands

             Constitutional disclaimer of right to unappropriated lands, federal consent to removal urged, 2655

             Federal agencies urged to obtain approval and release public land upon acquisition of private land, 2656

             Grazing fees, retention of current formula urged, 2606

      Ramsey, Clarence, congratulated on 100th birthday, 2551

      Realtors commended and Nevada Realtors Day designated, 2524

      Rivera, Rafael, commended for discovering Las Vegas Valley, 2587

      Ruedy, Scott M., commended for service to assembly and nation, 2493

      Sammy Davis, Jr. Day designated, 2542

      Secretaries commended, 2547

      Senior citizens’ legislature, formation urged, 2621

      Siegal, Dr. Bernie, commended for guidance and inspiration given persons facing life-threatening illnesses, 2490

      Smith, Harry E. ‘Bud,’ commended for public service, 2507

      Social security benefits

             Notch-babies, elimination of inequities in payments urged, 2514

             Placement of money in independent trust fund and cessation of use of surplus to limit budget deficit urged, 2570

      Sparks Hometowne Christmas Parade declared official state Christmas parade, 2548

      State of Nevada Employees’ Association Day designated, 2561

      State parks, approval of use of user fees, 2564

      Tahoe regional planning agency, restriction of activities concerning casinos demanded, 2626

      Tahoe Regional Planning Compact, expediency in ratification of amendments urged, 2661

      Taiwan delegation thanked for state seals, 2574

      Teachers’ Day, Nevada, designated, 2554

      Teenage pregnancy, educational programs urged, 2592

      Transportation regulation, public service commission directed to consider public concerns, 2534

      Traumatic brain injuries, self-help groups urged to develop programs concerning, 2623

      Truckee Meadows, regional water planning and advisory board directed to make agreements with ditch companies, 2523

      Uniform State Laws, National Conference of Commissioners on, congratulated, 2545

      Victims’ Rights Week designated, 2546

      Water

             Cities and counties urged to protect sources from contamination, 2527

             Quality, regulation of, interagency cooperation directed, 2513

             State primacy in enforcement of safety provisions expressed, 2504

             Suppliers, technical assistance to be provided, 2504

             Systems, additional federal support urged, 2529

      Water planning, division of, directives, 2508, 2509

      Wetlands, federal legislation to provide universal definition urged, 2535

      WIC program, increase in federal funding urged, 2602

      Wild horses and burros, review of funding and recognition of commission for the preservation of wild horses urged, 2636

      Women in Politics Day designated, 2562

      Wynn, Stephen A., and his employees commended, 2488

RESORT HOTELS

      Definition, 1405

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027, 1981

      Local standards, adoption, 1405

      Nonrestricted gaming licenses, restriction on issuance in large counties, 1405

      Room tax (See ROOM TAX)

RESPIRATORY THERAPISTS

      Possession and administration of respiratory products, 1956

RESTAURANTS (See FOOD AND DRINK ESTABLISHMENTS)

RESTITUTION

      Domestic violence, penalty for violation of restraining order or injunction, 980

      DUI offenders, 779

      Parolees, manner of distribution of money received for restitution, 377

RESTRAINING ORDERS (See also INJUNCTIONS)

      Domestic violence, penalty for violation of order, 980

      Excavations or demolitions, prevention of dangerous practices, 1143

RETIREMENT

      Execution, money held pursuant to certain arrangements or plans exempt, 811

      Legislators’ retirement

             Compliance with Internal Revenue Code, 2369

             Prohibition on payment of benefits to public employees repealed, 1044

      Public employees (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT)

      Social Security (See SOCIAL SECURITY)

      Supreme court justices and district judges

             Administrative assessments for payment of retired justices’ services, 1556

             Appropriations, 452, 1495, 2443

             Increase in monthly allowances, 2442

REWARDS

      Escapees from local detention facilities, offer of reward for recapture authorized, 19

      Murder, local authorities may offer reward for apprehension of person charged with, 19

RIFLES (See FIREARMS)

RIGHT TO DIE

      Attorney in fact, persons eligible to serve as, 1564

      Uniform Act on Rights of Terminally Ill, 629-638, 1883

RITALIN

      Study of effects of drugs used to control hyperactive children, 2642

ROBBERY

      Assault with intent to commit crime, crime eliminated, 123

      Gangs, additional penalty for crime committed as member of criminal gang, 1057

ROOM TAX

      City Bond Law, pledge of tax proceeds for purposes of, 2327

      Operation or maintenance of facilities, use of tax proceeds for, 2328

      Public purposes, use of tax proceeds for, 2328

      Rate of existing tax or imposition of new tax restricted in large counties, 27, 31

      Report and hearings on imposition of tax, 26

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

      Transportation improvements, imposition of tax to finance, 25-31

      Washoe County, use of tax to finance automobile museum and construct bowling facility in Reno, 45

ROYALTIES

      Oil or gas wells, method for determining royalties, 960

RULE AGAINST PERPETUITIES

      Vesting of future interests, certain language in instrument declared inoperative, 116

RURAL HOUSING AUTHORITY, NEVADA

      Authorized expenditures, 1543

      Director, salary, 1514

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SALES AND USE TAXES

      Alcohol (See INTOXICATING LIQUORS)

      Carson City and Churchill, Elko, Humboldt, Lander and Washoe counties, imposition of additional tax, 1447, 2014

      Cigarettes (See CIGARETTES)

      City-county relief tax (See CITY-COUNTY RELIEF TAX)

      Collection of tax, rate of reimbursement, 2293

      Deficiency determinations, time for service or mailing of notice, 1406

      Instructions and information to be provided certain new businesses, 1580

      Local school support tax (See LOCAL SCHOOL SUPPORT TAX)

      Open-space land, imposition of taxes to finance development, 2049-2053

      Penalty for failure to pay, calculation of amount, 1406

      Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights, 1579

      Tobacco (See TOBACCO)

SALVAGE POOLS

      Definition, 527

      Enforcement powers of department of motor vehicles and public safety, 756

      Violations, administrative fines authorized, 756

SAVINGS AND LOAN ASSOCIATIONS

      Appraisers of real estate, certain exemption repealed, 898

      Automatic teller machines, safety requirements, 1123

      Funds transfers, Uniform Commercial Code, 430-449

SCHOOL BUSES

      Bus stops, use of flashing red lights unnecessary in designated areas, 276

      Driver’s duties upon meeting or overtaking school bus, 276

      Smoking on bus prohibited, 591

      System of flashing red lights, approval by state board of education, 275

      Violent pupils, bus drivers to be informed of, 981

      Weapons, mandatory suspension or expulsion of pupils for unauthorized possession, 628

SCHOOL DISTRICTS

      Boat registration fees, percentage deposited directly with district, 2106

      Budget hearings, time for holding, 366

      Budget reports to superintendent of public instruction, requirements, 1549

      County school district fund, sources, 2162

      Loans from state, limit on principle amount of securities issuable for, 180

      Lyon County school district

             School bus, appropriation for reimbursement of costs, 2386

             Technical high school, appropriation for planning, 2080

      Minority licensed personnel, committee to assist in recruitment of, representation, 2376

      Nonprofit corporations, formation, 1314

      Nurse-pupil ratios, development of plan and report to state board, 1699

      Paper, purchase of recycled products, 2192-2194

      Property, board may consent to assessment by improvement district, 696

      Recycled products, purchase of, 2192-2194

      Teenage pregnancy, duties, 2592

      Trustees, compensation, 285

      Violent pupils, district to inform personnel concerning, 981

SCHOOL FINANCES

      Basic support

             Amount, 1550-1552

             Computation, 1547

      Boat registration fees, percentage deposited directly with district, 2106

      Class-size reduction, trust fund for, distribution, appropriation, 1605

      County school district fund, sources, 2162

      Education gift fund, authorized expenditure, 279

      Loans from state, limit on principle amount of securities issuable for, 180

      Safety and security of schools, imposition of tax for enhancement of, 901

      State distributive school account

             Apportionment, 1550-1554

             Appropriations, 514, 1552

             Temporary advances from state general fund, 1554

      State permanent school fund, investment in treasury notes authorized, 175

      Taxes

             Capital projects, maximum tax levy, 2208

             Safety and security, provision for, 901

SCHOOLS, PRIVATE

      Agents, certificate of deposit in lieu of surety bond, 977

      Definition, 975

      Discrimination prohibited, 1027

      Inspection of facilities and operation, 975

      Licenses

             Certificate of deposit in lieu of surety bond, 975, 977

             Term, authorization for extension, 976

      Teachers

             Milken Family Foundation award recipients commended, 2555

             Nevada Teachers’ Day designated, 2554

SCHOOLS, PUBLIC

      AIDS, notification to or from health authority of presence in school, 1340

      Basic support guarantee, 1550-1552

      Bicycle safety regulations urged, 2499, 2500, 2581

      Bill of Rights, display of copy urged, 2503

      Capital projects, maximum tax levy for purposes of,