[Rev. 3/19/2013 1:24:22 PM]

INDEX OF STATUTES AND RESOLUTIONS OF 1993

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ABANDONED OR UNCLAIMED PROPERTY

      Cremated remains, disposition, 2605, 2621

      Intangible personal property held by intermediary in another state, when state may take custody, 116

      Pet cemeteries, disposition of unclaimed remains, 2751

      Securities, return of unclaimed distributions to originating state urged, 3057

      Vessels, procedure on abandonment, 221

ABSENT BALLOTS (See ELECTIONS)

ABUSE OR NEGLECT

      Children (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

      Mental health facilities, clients of, 2113

      Patients in medical facilities, penalties for criminal neglect, 2497

ACCIDENTS

      Boating accidents, notification to insureds of requirement to file notice with department of wildlife, 2015

      Hazardous materials (See HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

      Occupational safety (See OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH)

      Traffic accidents

             Penalty for failure to stop, give information or render aid, 2135

             Uninsured owner or operator, determination of amount of security required following accident, 2486

ACCOMPLICES AND ACCESSORIES

      Prisoners, payment of costs of prosecution of persons acting in concert with, 457

      Prostitution, penalty for aiding and abetting, 808

ACCOUNTANTS

      Administrative fines, 547

      Certification

             Educational requirements, 507

             Examinations, contents, 531

             Qualifications, 532

             Waiver of examination, requirements, 546

      Nevada state board of accountancy

             Authorized expenditures, 1144

             Educational requirements for certification, establishment by regulation, 507

             Examinations, establishment of conditions for commutation of conditional credits, 533

             Hearings, recovery of attorney’s fees, 547

ACKNOWLEDGMENT

      Certificate in individual or representative capacity, 202, 203

      Conveyances, provisions repealed, 205

      Definition, 200

      Notaries public, fees, 261

ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME (See AIDS)

ACTIONS

      Absent ballots, immunity for release of information, 2185

      Adoption, immunity for publication or broadcast of unlawful advertising, 460

      Arbitration, mandatory arbitration of certain civil cases, 1024

      Cable TV, recovery for unauthorized interception of services, 820

      Central business areas, challenges to districts to finance costs of improvements, 256

      Civil process (See CIVIL PROCESS)

      Commercial paper

             Notice to third parties in certain actions, 1266, 1267

             Signatures, validity, 1266, 1267

      Common-interest communities, failure to comply with law, declaration or bylaws, 2377

      Costs and fees (See ATTORNEYS’ FEES; COURT COSTS AND FEES)

      Credit reporting agencies, liability for failure to comply with law, 2462, 2463

      Credit service organizations, actions relating to violations, 1958, 2277

      Crimes, civil liability imposed on persons convicted of certain crimes, 77

      Dance studios, actions relating to distribution of security, 1963

      Deceptive trade practices, action by elderly or disabled persons, 1979

      Deeds of trust, action against title insurer, 2337

      Discount goods or services, buying organizations, distribution of security, 1961

      Elections, recovery of civil penalties, 2172

      Electricity, recovery of damages relating to contact with high voltage overhead lines, 880

      Emergency medical dispatchers, immunity from liability, 2117

      Employee leasing companies, actions caused by failure to comply with law, 2421

      Environmental laws, secured lenders may bring action for breech or enforcement, 154

      Extradition, liability for unpaid amounts of restitution for expenses of, 936

      Financial planners, recovery by clients for economic losses, 1372

      Foreclosure, limitations on amount of deficiency judgments, 152, 153

      Foreign corporations, recovery of penalty for failure to publish statement, 986

      Foreign-Money Claims Act, adoption, 193-197

      Gaming licensees, immunity from liability for information supplied to regulatory agencies, 184

      Hazardous materials

             Accidents, recovery of costs relating to, 838, 841

             Immunity for certain governmental organizations and private persons, 823

             Radioactive waste, liability of carrier for acceptance of leaking packages, 846

      Health clubs, actions relating to distribution of security, 1963

      Hotels and motels, liability for property left on premises, 2258

      Industrial insurance

             Employee’s action against third party, 742-745

             Fines, action for recovery, 691

             Fraud, 683

             Liability for disclosure of information relating to violations or fraud, 685, 2450

      Insurance companies

             Civil penalties, action for recovery, 2381

             Immunity from liability for certain actions, 2484

      Limitation of actions (See LIMITATION OF ACTIONS)

      Mobile telephone service, recovery of loss or injury caused by violation, 872

      Neighborhood justice centers, prospective expiration repealed, 1213

      One action rule, exceptions, 151

      Parties to actions, basis for court’s jurisdiction, 865

      Pedestrian malls, liability of governing body, operating entity and permit holders, 1176

      Prisoners, requirements to recover compensation for loss of personal property, 1210

      Public accommodations, liability for property left on premises, 2258

      Public records, action to enforcement access, 1230

      Public works, action by unsuccessful bidders against contractor awarded contract, 2247

      Recall of public officers, liability of person signing notice of intent, 2408

      Sex offenders’ registration, educational personnel immune from liability for release of information, 1112

      Small claims (See SMALL CLAIMS)

      Smoking violations, action for recovery of civil penalties, 2843

      Solid waste disposal, action for violations relating to, 13, 1421

      State or local governments

             Accessory roads, governmental immunity relating to use, 1403

             Claims for tortious conduct, compilation of summaries as public record, 1163

             Communications made in good faith to governmental entity, immunity, 2848

             Controlled fires, governmental immunity, 1203

             Copy of complaint to be filed with attorney general, 1501, 1502

             Court costs and fees, award to public entity as prevailing party, 262

             Court-annexed program of arbitration, immunity of arbitrators, 1024

             District attorneys and public defenders, status of limited appointees, 2261

             Fire-fighting employees or volunteers, immunity from liability, 874

             Hazardous materials

                   Immunity for certain organizations, 823

                   Spills or accidents, recovery of costs relating to, 838, 841

             Independent contractor representing state to identify agency in all pleadings, 2014

             Inspections, governmental immunity, 2886

             Minor county roads, immunity from liability relating to use, 1400

             Motor vehicle insurance verification system, immunity from liability, 2484

             Prisoners, claims for loss of personal property, 1210

             Public records, governmental immunity concerning disclosure of information, 1230

             Related state agency to be named as defendant, service of process, 148

            Rivers, immunity from liability for clearing channels of navigable water, 112

             Roads made public by prescriptive use, governmental immunity relating to use, 1428

             Sexual assault victims, immunity of law enforcement agency for disclosure of information, 2477

             Venue for actions against state, 147

      Statute of limitations (See LIMITATION OF ACTIONS)

      Tax-free exchanges of real property, action to recover against intermediaries, 2020

      Taxicabs leased to independent contractors, joint and several liability, 2649

      Telemarketing registrants, actions against, 1980, 2096, 2097, 2099

      Television, recovery for unauthorized interception of cable services, 820

      Victims of crime

             Felonies, commencement of action arising from commission of offense, 453

             Sexual abuse of a child, commencement of action to recover damages, 254

             Sexual assault, recovery of damages for unauthorized disclosure of information relating to victim, 2478

      Whistleblowers, immunity from liability for reports in good faith, 2848

ACUPUNCTURE (See ORIENTAL MEDICINE)

ADDRESSES

      Child custody proceedings, waiver of required disclosure of addresses, 2137

      Child support enforcement, addresses of business, professional or occupational licensees submitted to welfare division, 1031

      Mail distribution businesses, provision of addresses to county clerks, 2173

      Physicians, notice of change of office location, 2299

      Sexual assault victims, confidential information, 2476

ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Administrative services division, creation, duties, 1482, 1483

      Authorized expenditures, 1134

      Bill draft requests, number relating to budget process unrestricted, 3130

      Budget division

             Appropriations, 269, 1114, 1121

            Authorized expenditures, duties, 1146-1148

             Chief, member of technical advisory committee on future state revenues, 2210

             Economic forum and advisory committee, assistance to, 2209. 2211

             Overtime worked by employees of executive department, review and report, 2092

             Professional or licensing boards, assessment, 1147

             Pupil-teacher ratio, receipt of reports concerning, 1363

             Shortfalls in budget projections, reports to board of examiners, 1125

             Work programs, duties, 1122, 1126, 1148

      Buildings and grounds division reorganized within department, 1483

      Director

             Information technology advisory board, member, 1539

             Public records, committee to approve retention and disposition, member, 208

             Statewide cost allocation plan, preparation, 1147

      Employees, salaries, 1929, 1931

      Industrial insurance

             Hearing officers, appointment and compensation, 669, 2444

             Representatives in contested claims, licensure, 2453

      Internal audits, office of

             Appropriation, 1115

             Creation, 1571

      Motor pool division reorganized within department, 1483

      Purchasing division reorganized within department, 1483

      State distributive school account, reports concerning monthly apportionment, 1431

      State printing and micrographics division reorganized within department, 1483

      State public works board reorganized within department, 1567

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSESSMENTS

      DUI offenders, imposition of assessment, 2891

      Judgments of conviction and imprisonment to include amount of assessment, 78, 79

      Misdemeanor assessments, imposition and disbursement, 867

      Money used to improve operation of courts, authorized expenditures, 869

ADMINISTRATIVE FINES (See FINES)

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW AND PROCEDURE

      Blood tests, results admissible with declaration under penalty of perjury, 84

      Child and family services division, administrative authority, 121, 122

      Education, department of, applicability of statutory provisions, 859

      Liquefied petroleum gas, board for the regulation of, payment of costs of hearings, 445

      Prisoners, claims for loss of personal property, 1210

      Regulations

             Legislative review

                   Constitutional amendment to authorize, 3082

                   Dates for submitting proposed regulations for review, 514

                   Reimbursement of legislative counsel bureau for examination and revision, 856

                   Time for submission for review before meeting of legislative commission, 856

             Racing commission, removal of regulations from Administrative Code, 2129

             Reorganization of executive department, effect, 1927

             State controller, authority to adopt regulations, 275

             Temporary regulations, period of effectiveness, 515

             Welfare board, state, notice of intent to adopt, amend or repeal, 1166

      State engineer, applicability of statutory provisions, 2085

ADOPTION

      Advertisements, immunity for publication or broadcast of unlawful advertising, 460

      Attorneys, receipt of compensation for finding children or parents unlawful, 459

      Booklet on adoption, welfare division authorized to accept gifts for production, 79

      Child and family services division, powers and duties, 120, 2678

      Handicapped children, financial assistance to adoptive parents, 2880

      Natural parents

             Identifying information, consent for disclosure, 108

             State register, consent for release of information contained in, 37

      Prospective parents

             Adverse investigation, opportunity to review and respond, 239

             Child-placing agencies, authority to perform investigations, 68, 238

             Criteria for investigation, establishment by regulation, 238

             Identifying information, consent for disclosure, 108

      Special needs, children with, financial assistance to adoptive parents, 2880

      State employees, leave without pay on request to care for newly adopted child, 1211

      State register, written consent required for release of certain information, 37

      Unlawful placement, penalty, 74, 460

ADULT EDUCATION

      Prisoners, education of illiterate offenders, 2516

      State distributive school account, authorized expenditures, 138, 1437

ADVERTISEMENTS AND ADVERTISING

      Adoption, immunity for publication or broadcast of unlawful advertising, 460

      Airport Authority of Washoe County, concession agreements, 2554

      Campground memberships, filing fee for approval of advertising, 2297

      Credit service organizations, unlawful advertising, 2272

      Deceptive trade practices, 1959, 1960

      Economic development commission, fees for advertising in publications of, 2278

      Land sales, filing fee for approval of advertising, 2294

      Local governmental purchasing, requirements, 2553

      Outdoor advertising signs violating statutory provisions, penalties, 898

      Pharmacy, repeal of certain restrictions on advertising, 638

      Public accommodations, restriction on outdoor advertising of rates repealed, 259

      Time shares, filing fee for approval of advertising, 2296

ADVOCATE FOR INSURANCE CUSTOMERS

      Appointment, 1493

ADVOCATE FOR MISSING OR EXPLOITED CHILDREN

      Creation of office, powers and duties, 1373

ADVOCATES FOR RESIDENTS OF FACILITIES FOR LONG-TERM CARE

      Temporary performance of certain other duties, 115

AFFIDAVITS

      Abandoned vessels, affidavit of property owner concerning, 222

      False declarations, penalty, 2742

      Livestock, proof of subsisting right to water, 1944

      Medical laboratory tests, admissibility of affidavit of laboratory director, 248

      Mining claims, recording of affidavits of intent to hold, 299, 300

      Property owner, possessor or occupant, use of affidavit in criminal proceedings, 548

      Unsworn declaration under penalty of perjury, acceptance in lieu of affidavit, 2741

AFFIRMATIONS (See OATHS OR AFFIRMATIONS)

AGE

      Deputies of certain county officers, age requirements, 2431, 2432

      Pupils with disabilities, maximum age to qualify for special education programs, 2159

      State employment, discrimination prohibited, 469

AGED PERSONS

      Commodities, additional penalty for crimes against older persons, 1, 2

      Deceptive trade practices, action to recover damages and attorney’s fees, 1979

      Health insurance

             Counseling program, 2381

             Reduced premiums for selected limited coverage urged, 3030

      Homes for individual residential care, regulation, 2556

      Legal aid services, increase in civil fees for support of programs, 479

      Ombudsman for aging persons, temporary performance of certain duties, 115

      Property tax assistance (See PROPERTY TAX—Senior citizens’ property tax assistance)

      Securities, additional penalty for crimes against older persons, 1, 2

      State employment, discrimination prohibited, 469

      Telemarketing, action to recover damages and fees for unlawful solicitation, 1980

      Transportation, authority of regional transportation commissions, 1237

AGING SERVICES DIVISION (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF)

AGRICULTURE

      Air pollution ordinances, exemption for customary agricultural activity, 519

      Anhydrous ammonia, exemption from regulation as highly hazardous substance, 149

      Game tags as compensation for damage caused by certain wildlife, issuance and use, 1190

      Grazing (See GRAZING AND GRAZING LAND)

      Livestock (See LIVESTOCK)

      Property tax exemption for production of electrical energy from recycled material, 2888

      Real property, taxation

             Action on application by county assessor or department, 178

             Appeal from determination or valuations, 182

             Application for agricultural use assessment, filing, 177, 179

             Conversion to higher use, determination of taxable value, 181

             Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

             Determination of value of agricultural use, 178

             Disqualification of property for agricultural use, 179

             Nature Conservancy, prohibition on cancellation of liens on property acquired by, 2513

             Policies for administering taxes, 1232

      State land, fees for issuance of permits to engage in certain activities, 1457, 1458

AGRICULTURE, STATE BOARD OF

      Alternative livestock, regulation of importation, possession or propagation, 435

AGRICULTURE, STATE DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1140, 1142

      Estrays, cooperative agreements for control, placement or disposition, 294

      Livestock inspection account, sources, 294

      Pesticides, establishment of schedule of fines and receipt of report of sales, 1193, 1194

      Plant industry fund, appropriation, 1120

      Reorganized within department of business and industry, 1485

AIDING AND ABETTING (See ACCOMPLICES AND ACCESSORIES)

AIDS

      Engaging in conduct likely to spread disease after testing positive and receiving notice, penalty, 1943

      Prisoners

             Authority of prison director to determine method of testing, 6

             Release from prison, testing for exposure, 7

      Sexual offenses

             Testing of person arrested or minor detained for commission of offense, 1208

             Victims, provision of examination, counseling and treatment, 1209

AIR BAGS

      Insurance premiums, reduction for vehicles equipped with safety devices, 2495

AIR POLLUTION

      Account for the management of air quality, creation, sources and use, 2849, 2854

      Agricultural activities, exemption from certain local ordinances, 519

      Clean Air Act, compliance with, 2849

      Confidential information, 2855

      Definitions, 2849, 2850

      Fines, 2850, 2856

      Legislative study of methods of prevention, 3126

      Local control boards, amount of administrative fine that may be retained, 175

      Motor vehicles, emission control (See EMISSION CONTROL)

      Public policy declared, 2851

      Violations, penalties, 2850, 2856

AIRPORT AUTHORITY OF CARSON CITY

      Bond issues, limitations on holding special election, 1095

AIRPORT AUTHORITY OF WASHOE COUNTY

      Board of trustees, salaries, 55

      Bond issues, limitations on holding special election, 1096

      Concession agreements, advertising of bids, 2554

AIRPORTS

      Room tax, use of proceeds for improvement, operation or maintenance of airports in large counties, 2330

ALCOHOL ABUSE PROGRAMS

      Courts authorized to establish programs for treatment, 1233

      Criminals

             Eligibility of convicted alcoholic to elect treatment, 1235

             Legislative study to evaluate treatment in liue of incarceration, 3121

      DUI offenders

             Evaluation of offender and order for treatment, 2890

             Presentence investigation report to include evaluation of offender, 2016

      Pregnant and postpartum women, legislative study of programs for treatment, 3103

ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES (See INTOXICATING LIQUORS)

ALIENS

      County employment, permanent residents to obtain documentation, 2431

      Medicaid applications in Spanish to be made available, 3010

ALIMONY

      Execution, exemption for certain support payments, 2631

      Modification of decree, consideration of income of spouse ordered to pay support, 2551

      Public employees’ retirement, payment of allowances or benefits to alternate payee, 473

ALTERNATIVE FUELS

      Property tax exemption for production of electrical energy from recycled material, 2888

ALTERNATIVE LIVESTOCK (See LIVESTOCK)

AMARGOSA VALLEY (See also TOWNS)

      County library district, creation, 2511

AMATEUR ATHLETICS (See also INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETICS)

      Bingo, operation of charitable games in support of activities, 1159

      Unarmed combat, promotion or sponsorship of contests or exhibitions, 1449, 1451

AMBULANCES OR AIR AMBULANCES

      Controlled substances and dangerous drugs, sales to stock vehicles, 450

      Costs of ambulance services, regulation of persons providing coverage for, 2593

      Emergency medical services (See EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES)

      Local board of health, regulatory authority in large counties, 2827

      Physicians and assistants, authority to provide care, 317, 2831

      Registered nurses, authority to provide care, 317, 2831

      Right of way of emergency vehicles, 1445

AMPHIBIANS

      Fishing includes taking of game amphibians, 66

AMUSEMENT PARKS

      Alcohol or drugs, embarking on ride while under the influence prohibited, 1332

      Definitions, 1331, 1332

      Minors over 13 years, assumption of risk, 1333

      Operators’ duties, 1332, 1333

      Passengers, prohibited and required acts, 1332, 1333

      Personal injuries, reporting, 1333

      Safety measures, duties of operators, 1332, 1333

      Signs indicating responsibilities and stations for reporting accidents, posting, 1332

      Unauthorized boarding on rides, trespass, 1333

ANHYDROUS AMMONIA

      Agriculture, certain uses exempt from regulation as highly hazardous substance, 149

ANIMAL SHELTERS

      Definition, 2145

      Estrays, cooperative agreements for placement, control or disposition, 294

      Sanitation, health and safety requirements, 2147-2149

ANIMAL TECHNICIANS

      Controlled substances, authority to possess and administer, 1216

      Dangerous drugs, authority to possess and administer, 1218

ANIMALS

      Cemeteries for pets, regulation, 2479

      Control officers of units of specialized law enforcement, jurisdiction and authority, 2514

      Dogs and cats (See DOGS AND CATS)

      Endangered species (See WILDLIFE)

      Horses (See HORSES)

      Livestock (See LIVESTOCK)

      Theft, civil liability imposed on convicted persons, 77

      Wildlife (See WILDLIFE)

ANNEXATION OF TERRITORY

      Unincorporated towns, annexation by city, 87

      Virgin Valley Water District, authority, 162, 166

ANNUITIES

      Banks, licensure to sell annuities, 2279

ANNULMENT (See also DIVORCE)

      Filing fees, amount of additional fee that may be imposed by counties, 1356

APPEALS

      County clerks, fees, 1355

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Justices’ courts, fees, 1354

APPEALS, COURT OF

      Creation, 3041

APPRAISALS

      Motor vehicles, computation of local school support tax on sales other than by retailers, 2332

      Towns, number of appraisals required before sale of property, 2512

APPRAISERS OF REAL ESTATE

      Administrative fines, 892

      Certificates, licenses and permits

             Fees used for certain registration, retention by division, 812

             Nonresidents, issuance of permit to certified or licensed nonresident, 811

             Qualifications, 813

             Reciprocity, 813

      Civil process, nonresidents to appoint real estate administrator as resident agent, 811

      Disciplinary action, 892

APPRENTICESHIPS

      Internships, establishment of pilot programs for school pupils, 1319

APPROPRIATIONS

      Budget divisions, reimbursement of expenses of bill draft requests, 269

      Capital improvements, 518, 1126, 1129

      Child and family services, division of, 120

      District judges’ salaries and judicial pensions, 278, 279

      Education

             Class-size reduction, trust fund for, 1363, 1364

             Sign language, expenses of task force appointed to study course work, 944

             State distributive school account, 138, 1435

      Emergency account, 909

      Equal rights commission, Nevada, 269

      Examiners, state board of, 530, 909, 2093

      Financial institutions, division of, 332

      General appropriation act, 1114

      Highway patrol, Nevada, 2290

      Human resources, department of, 944

      Judicial selection, commission on, 1027

      Legislative counsel bureau

             Computer equipment and software, 2207

             Reproduction of certain publications, 2245

      Legislature

            Highway funding study, 2436

             Session, expenses of, 1, 523

             Western Legislative Conference, initial expenses, 19

      Motor vehicles and public safety, department of, 2847

      Prison revolving account, 941

      Protection and advocacy, office of, 332

      Public officers’ compensation, commission to review, 2635

      Public works board, state, 518, 1126, 1129

      Racing commission, Nevada, 1945

      Real estate division, 2297

      Reserve for statutory contingency account, 910

      Stale claims account, 910

      State employees, overtime payments and certain merit increases, 530, 2093

      Supreme court, 278, 1027

      Taxation, department of, reversion of previous appropriation extended, 655

ARBITRATION

      Civil actions, mandatory arbitration, 1024

      Court-annexed programs, arbitrators immune from liability, 1024

      Foreign-Money Claims Act, adoption, 193-197

      Justices’ courts, action may be submitted to arbitration, 1024

      School personnel, procedure for suspension or revocation of licenses, 857

ARCHITECTS

      Administrative fines, 883, 2469

      Architecture, state board of

             Authorized expenditures, 1144

             Disciplinary actions, recovery of investigative and prosecution costs, 2469

             Voting by telephone, 2468

      Certificates of registration

             Application following revocation, 2470

             Fees, 2470

             Late renewal, 2469

             Temporary certificates, 2467

      Corporations and other businesses, residency requirement for architect employees, 2471

      Disciplinary action, 883, 2469

      Exemptions from statutory provisions, 2471

      Probation, 2469, 2470

      Residential designers (See RESIDENTIAL DESIGNERS)

      Temporary certification, application, fees and expiration, 2467, 2470

      Unlawful acts, penalties, 2472

ARIZONA, STATE OF

      Virgin Valley Water District, authority to conduct business in Mohave County, 163

ARMED FORCES

      Elections, registration and voting provisions, 2168, 2186

      Military department (See MILITARY, DEPARTMENT OF THE)

      Motorcycle safety programs, military member stationed in Nevada authorized to provide instruction, 1321

      Veterans (See VETERANS)

ARREST

      Deadly force to effect arrest, conditions for use, 931

      Justifiable homicide defined, 931

      Misdemeanors

             Nighttime, permissible circumstances to effect arrest, 119

             Warrants

                   Citation in lieu of execution of warrant, authority of peace officers, 143

                   Transfer of person arrested from jail to custody of agency that requested warrant, recoupment of costs, 132

      School pupils, establishment of procedures for arrest on school grounds, 853

      Stalking, arrest of person violating restraining order, 511

ARSON

      Investigator of units of specialized law enforcement, jurisdiction and authority, 2514

ARTS, NEVADA STATE COUNCIL ON THE

      Appropriation, 1117

      Authorized expenditures, 1137

      Director, selection, 1495

      Name changed to state council on the arts, 1495

      Reorganized within the department of museums, library and arts, 1579

ASSAULT

      School employees or pupils, penalty for assaulting, 239

ASSEMBLY, STATE (See LEGISLATURE)

ATHLETIC CLUBS (See HEALTH CLUBS)

ATHLETIC COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Appropriation, 1120

      Authorized expenditures, 1142

      Executive director

             Authorization to pursue other business or occupation, 1450

             Salary, 1929

      Meetings concerning character, competence, conduct or health, notice, 2636

      Reorganized within department of business and industry, 1636

      Unarmed combat, powers and duties, 898, 899, 1450-1452

ATHLETIC EVENTS (See AMATEUR ATHLETICS; INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETICS; UNARMED COMBAT)

ATTACHMENT

      Constables, reimbursement of expenses, 266

      Issuance of writ, fees, 1354

ATTORNEY GENERAL

      Accessory roads, action for declaratory judgment, 1403

      Actions against state

             Compilation of summaries as public record, 1163

             Copy of complaints to be filed with, 1501, 1502

      Air pollution, prosecution of violations, 2850

      Appropriation for support of office, 1114

      Authorized expenditures, 1134

      Bill draft requests

             Direct submission to legislative counsel, 939

             Limit on number of requests, 3130

      Children’s advocate for missing or exploited children, appointment, 1373

      Collection agencies, notice of complaint and hearing, 2418

      Compensation, commission to review, creation and duties, 2633

      Credit reporting agencies, duties, 2462

      Crime prevention program, appropriation, 1114

      Criminal neglect of patients, duties following conviction, 2498

      Deceptive trade practices

             Actions for injunctions, 2095

             Civil penalties for acts directed toward elderly or disabled persons, 1979

             Pyramid promotional schemes, proceeding in quo warranto eliminated, 1961

      Elections, action to recovery civil penalties, 2172

      Electricity, enforcement of civil penalty relating to high voltage overhead lines, 880

      Employees, salaries, 1929, 1930

      Employment actions, recovery of costs and fees, 900, 901

      Exploited and missing children, duties, 1374, 1375

      Extradition

             Money to be appropriated to office for expenses relating to, 935

             Office of coordinator, appropriation, 1114

             Persons outside United States, payment of costs, 305

             Restitution, adoption of regulations to carry out statutory provisions, 936

      Foreign corporations, recovery of penalty for failure to publish statement, 986

      Funeral directors and embalmers, investigation of violations, 2610

      Hazardous materials accidents, recovery of unpaid reimbursement and interest, 838, 841

      Industrial insurance

             Fraud control unit, establishment, 773

             Investigation and prosecution of criminal violations and fraud, 683, 684, 773, 2450

             Medical records to be made available to investigators, 781

             Toll-free telephone number to report alleged violations, establishment, 774

      Insurers, action for recovery of civil penalties, 2381

      Medicaid fraud unit, qualifications of investigator, 2498

      Meetings of public agencies, record of closed meeting available for inspection, 2638

      Pen registers or trap and trace devices, court order for use by investigators, 83

      Prisoners, negotiations for settlement of claims for loss of personal property, 1210

      Public works contracts, approval, 1131

      Special litigation account, appropriation, 1114, 1122

      State contracts, preparation of request for proposal, 2877

      State finances, approval of cancellation of accounts and money due state, 274

      State records, committee to approve schedules for retention and disposition, member, 208

      Subpenas, authority to issue, 118

      Takings, duties, 3100

      Telemarketing

             Civil penalties for unlawful solicitation of elderly or disabled persons, 1980

             Investigations and issuance of subpenas, 2099

             Legal proceedings, instituting, 2099

             Opinions, provision on request of consumer affairs division, 2096

             Prosecution of violations, 2100

             Regulations, adoption, 2100

      Undercover investigations, issuance of fictitious drivers’ licenses to investigators, 1188

      Whistleblowers, defense of complainant in civil action, 2848

ATTORNEYS AT LAW

      Adoption, receipt of compensation for finding children or parents unlawful, 459

      City attorneys (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Court-appointed attorneys in criminal proceedings, fees, 2465

      District attorneys (See DISTRICT ATTORNEYS)

      Independent contractor representing state to identify specific agency in all pleadings, 2014

      Intermediaries of tax-free exchanges of property, registration and qualification, 2019

      Public attorneys, liability and private law practice for limited appointees, 2259

ATTORNEYS’ FEES

      Accountancy board, recovery of fees, 547

      Agriculture department, recovery of fees, 899, 900

      Appraisers commission, recovery of fees, 892

      Athletic commission, recovery of fees, 899, 1452

      Attorney general, recovery of fees, 900, 901

      Child support actions, recovery of fees, 2626

      Contractors’ board, recovery of fees, 884

      County commissioners, recovery of fees, 897

      Court-appointed attorneys in criminal proceedings, 2465

      Credit reporting agencies, recovery of fees in actions against, 2462, 2463

      Deeds of trust, recovery of fees in action against title insurer, 2337

      District attorneys, recovery of fees, 901

      Financial institutions division, recovery of fees, 901-903

      Financial planners, recovery of fees in actions against, 1372

      Funeral directors and embalmers, state board of, recovery of fees, 2610

      Labor commissioner, recovery of fees, 897, 901

      Manufactured housing division, recovery of fees, 896, 899

      Nursing board, recovery of fees, 885

      Nursing facility administrators’ board, recovery of fees, 894

      Oriental medicine board, recovery of fees, 887

      Pharmacy board, recovery of fees, 630

      Public entity as prevailing party, denial or reduction of award prohibited, 262

      Public works, award of fees in action by certain unsuccessful bidders, 2247

      Real estate commission, recovery of fees, 891, 892

      Securities division, recovery of fees, 895, 896

      Social workers’ board, recovery of fees, 889

      Solid waste violations, recovery by public authority, 13, 1421

      Taxicab authority, recovery of fees, 903

      Telemarketing violations, recovery of fees, 2099

      Welfare division, recovery of fees, 923

      Whistleblowers, recovery of fees in actions relating to defense, 2848

AUCTIONS

      Administrative fines for violations, 900

      Horses, sales tax exemption, 105, 3106

AUDIOLOGISTS AND SPEECH PATHOLOGISTS

      Board of examiners for audiology and speech pathology, authorized expenditures, 1145

      Disciplinary action, 792, 793

AUDIT DIVISION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

AUDITS

      Escrow agencies, 503

      Funeral and burial services contracts, sellers, 2621

      Industrial insurance, associations of public or private employers, 676, 700

      Lobbyists, audits to ensure compliance with statutory provisions, 2589

      Local governments, audits to include review of removal of uncollectible accounts receivable, 1200

      Office of internal audits, creation, 1571

      Rental cars, records of short-term lessors relating to collection of fees, 2111

      Sales and use taxes, payment of expenses of certain out-of-state audits, 101

      State agencies, 1571, 1572

      Taxes and fees imposed by state, application of uniform auditing procedures, 1232

      Telemarketing, claims by purchasers, 2097, 2106

AUTHORIZED EXPENDITURES

      Class-size reduction, trust fund for, 1363, 1364

      Consolidated bond interest and redemption fund, 1133

      Federal money allocated to state, 1157

      General authorized expenditure act, 1134

      Public works board, state, 1131

      State distributive school account, 1436, 1437

AUTOMATIC TELLER MACHINES

      Civil liability imposed on persons convicted of unlawful use of card, 77

AUTOMOBILE WRECKERS

      Bond or deposit, procedure for recovery from, 2344

AUTOMOBILES (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

AUTOMOTIVE AFFAIRS, ADVISORY BOARD ON

      Reorganized within division of insurance of department of business and industry, 1644

B

BAD CHECKS

      Checks generally (See CHECKS OR DRAFTS; COMMERCIAL PAPER)

      Time for payment in order to avoid presumption of fraudulent intent, 145

BAIL

      Exoneration of obligor and release of bail, exception removed, 827

      Legislative study of criminal justice system, 3123

BANKRUPTCY

      Contractors, notification to board of initiation of proceedings required, 927

      Credit reporting agencies, limit on disclosure of bankruptcies, 2462

BANKS AND BANKING

      Annual meeting, 193

      Annuity sales, licensure of banks, 2279

      Board of directors, selection, 193

      Deposits and collections

             Charges for overdrafts, postdating of checks, 1312

             Definitions, 1248, 1299-1301

             Encoded information, warranties based on, 1249

             Holder in due course, 1303

             Limitation of actions, 1248

             Payable at or through, terms explained, 1248

             Payment of items by payor bank, 1309-1311

             Presentment, 1303

             Return of items, 1308

             Settlements generally, 1306, 1307

             Statements of account, 1314

             Stop payment orders, 1313, 1316

             Transfers and settlements, warranties, 1304, 1305

             Wrongful dishonor by payor bank, 1312

      Fiduciaries, appointment of out-of-state corporations as, 1465

      Public employees’ retirement system, consideration of banking and trust services, 479

      Stale money, direct deposit into designated institutions, 172

      University of Nevada retirement program, investments, 481

BARBERS

      Clothing requirements to practice barbering, 2646

      Disciplinary action, 890

      State barbers’ health and sanitation board, authorized expenditures, 1145

BARS AND COCKTAIL LOUNGES

      Alcoholic beverages generally (See INTOXICATING LIQUORS)

      Special use permits, requirements concerning notice and signs for hearing on, 2206

BATTERY

      Pupils suspended or expelled for battery committed on school employee, eligibility to attend school, 2306

BEATTY (See also TOWNS)

      County library district, creation, 2511

BEEF COUNCIL, NEVADA

      Authorized expenditures, 1142

BEEPERS

      School pupils, possession of beeper on school grounds restricted, 2552

BEGGING

      Exploited children, program to coordinate activities and information concerning, 1374

      Local ordinances regulating time, place or manner authorized, 809

BENEFITS, COMMITTEE ON

      Local government retirees joining state’s program of group insurance, accounting for, 877

BILLBOARDS (See also SIGNS)

      Fines for violations, 898

      Public accommodations, restrictions on outdoor advertising of rates repealed, 259

BINGO

      Gaming generally (See GAMING)

      Operation of charitable bingo games by qualified organizations, regulation, 1159

BIRTH CERTIFICATES

      County health officers, authority to issue certificates, 107

      Missing children, state registrar’s duties, 1376, 1377

BIRTHS

      Registered nurses, provision of information to state registrar, 1159

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

BLIND PERSONS (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

BLOOD TESTS

      Admission of results in proceedings, declaration under penalty of perjury, 84

      Controlled substance violations, collection and use of fee for chemical analysis, 2464

      Driving under the influence (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

      Operating under the influence (See BOATS AND BOATING)

      State employees, testing for presence of alcohol and drugs, 2252

BOATS AND BOATING

      Abandonment

             Costs of removal and disposition, responsibility, 221

             Game warden, sheriff or other peace officer, authority to remove, 221, 222

             Notification to registered owner of removal, effect of failure to reclaim, 222

             Sales of abandoned vessels, deposit of remaining proceeds with department of wildlife, 222

             Unlawful without consent of owner of property, 221

      Accidents, notification to insureds of requirement to file notice with department of wildlife, 2015

      Definitions, 1456

      Drivers’ flags, operation of vessel within certain distance restricted, 1025

      Fueling facilities, hoists, ramps, slips and docks, fees for use permits, 1457, 1458

      Liens, enforcement, 223-226

      Manufacturers and dealers, fees for numbers to operate motorboats, 1027

      Marine toilets, approval by Coast Guard and restrictions on discharge, 56

      Mooring buoys, permits and fees for placement, 861, 862

      Motorboat defined, 222

      Numbering, registration and title system

             Agents, amount of fee for collection, 1028

             Fees, 1026, 1027

             Grounds for suspension of certificate of number, 56

             Renewal of certificate of number, 1027

      Operating under the influence

             Affirmative defense of consumption after driving but before test, 540

             Choice of tests to determine intoxication, 147

             Measurement of alcohol in persons’ breath, 2077-2079

             Reasonable force may be used to obtain blood sample under certain conditions, 147

             Submission to evidentiary test required under certain conditions, 147

             Subsequent test within 2 hours after operation, effect, 539

      Piers or other facilities for loading passengers, fees for use permits, 1457, 1458

      Sewage, penalties for discharging or attempting to discharge into water, 56

      Short-term leases of vessels, fees for use permits, 1457, 1458

      State lands, division of authority over use of state land, 1457, 1458

      Under way defined, 223

BODY SHOPS

      Bond or deposit, procedure for recovery from, 2347

      Check or draft of insurer, payable jointly to insured and licensed shop, 338

      Definition, 2347

      Repair of certain insured vehicles, work to be performed by licensed shop, 338

BONDS AND OTHER OBLIGATIONS

      Businesses, districts to finance costs of improvements, 255, 256

      Colorado River commission, authority to issue, 123, 2644

      Community colleges, capital improvement projects, 1129

      Consolidated bond interest and redemption fund, property tax levy for discharge of obligations, 1132

      Corporations for public benefit, acquisition of facilities to provide services, 1472

      County hospital bonds, special elections, 1078

      County road and bridge bonds, special elections, 1076

      Cultural affairs, commission for, bond issue for grants, 1347

      Historic buildings, preservation and protection, 1348

      Housing for families of low or moderate income, 1472

      Las Vegas Valley Water District, authority to issue, 2643

      Library districts, consolidated, public hearing on proposals required, 2548

      Lovelock correctional center, use of bond proceeds for operation and maintenance authorized, 1132

      Mineral County School District, construction of schools, 2507

      Municipal obligations

             Annual reports, submission to department of taxation and county clerk, 2656

             Approval by general obligation bond commission, requirements, 2656-2658

             Combination of bond issue and property tax levy into single question, 65

             Debt management policies, development and reports, 2656

             General obligation debt defined, 2655

             Purchase by state, procedure, 2316

             Sale of right to call for purchase, authority, 1983

             Sample ballots and notice of election to contain certain information, 1418, 2659

             Special, primary or general election, submission authorized, 1066

      Park districts, financing, 65, 337

      Redevelopment agencies, private sale of bonds without public notice authorized, 260

      Revenue securities, issuance of securities by state for acquisition of, 2316

      Sample ballot and notice of election to contain certain information, 1418, 2659

      Savings bonds, issuance by state authorized, 2279

      Schools, special elections for joint facilities and projects, 1076

      Sewerage projects, counties authorized to issue general obligation bonds, 48

      State obligations, purchase with industrial insurance or public retirement system money prohibited, 3064

      Submission of proposal to voters at special, primary or general election, 1065, 1066

      Tax-exempt bonds, continuation of state’s authority to issue certain bonds urged, 3095

      Tricounty railway commission, issuance of bonds to fund projects, 2329

      Virgin Valley Water District, authority, 160

BONDS, SURETY (See SURETY BONDS)

BOOT CAMPS

      Regimental discipline, length of time offenders to be supervised by prisons director, 1942

BOULDER CITY (See also CITIES)

      Charter amendments, elections, 1096-1099

BOUNDARIES

      Central business area, districts to finance costs of improving, 255

      Las Vegas Valley Water District, 168

      Lode mining claims, 24-26

BOXING (See UNARMED COMBAT)

BRANDS AND MARKS (Livestock)

      Administrative fines for violations, 899

      Alternative livestock, applicability of statutory provisions, 433

BRIDGES

      County bridge bonds, limitations on holding special election, 1076

BUDGET DIVISION (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

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

BUILDING CODES

      City codes supersedes county code within 1-mile limit under certain conditions, 2584

      Crematories, compliance with local building codes required, 2602

      Legislative study of codes which enhance energy conservation, 3126

      Manufactured buildings, adoption of recent editions of uniform codes, 232

      School districts, compliance with local codes, 2259, 2411

BUILDING INSPECTORS

      Mobile homes, enforcement of regulations concerning installation and tie down, 1185

BUILDINGS

      Governmental inspection of private buildings, immunity, 2886

      Historic buildings, financing for preservation and protection, 1348

      Manufactured buildings, adoption of recent editions of uniform codes, 232

      Public buildings (See PUBLIC BUILDINGS)

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

BUOYS

      Mooring buoys, permits and fees for placement, 861, 862

BURGLARY

      Civil liability imposed on convicted persons, 77

      Public accommodations, liability of owner or keeper for property left on premises, 2258

BURIAL SERVICES CONTRACTS (See FUNERAL AND BURIAL SERVICES CONTRACTS)

BUSES

      Drivers under 18 years of age, authorization repealed, 51

      Handicapped persons’ rights, provisions to ensure compliance by carriers, 2215

      Length, maximum allowable, 1200

      School buses (See SCHOOL BUSES)

      Weight, maximum allowed on certain public highways, 1414

BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF

      Agriculture department reorganized within department, 1485

      Appropriation, 1120

      Athletic commission reorganized within department, 1636

      Authorized expenditures, 1140

      Automotive affairs advisory board reorganized within department, 1644

      Commerce department reorganized into department, 1485

      Dairy commission reorganized within department, 1775

      Employees, salaries, 1931

      Industrial relations department reorganized within department, 1485

      Injured workers attorney, office reorganized within department, 1861

      Insurance customers, advocate for, appointment by director, 1493

      Insurance department, reorganized within department, 1485

      Labor commissioner, appointment by director, 1802

      Minerals department reorganized within department, 1485

      Postsecondary education commission reorganized within department, 1485

      Predatory animal and rodent committee reorganized within department, 1743

      Predatory animal control committee reorganized within department, 1743

      Reorganization, divisions designated, 1485

      Rural housing authority reorganized within department, 1553

      Taxicab authority reorganized within department, 1485

BUSINESS LICENSES

      Child support enforcement, names and addresses of licensees submitted to welfare division, 1031

      Coordination of governmental collection of money and information, 1470

      Industrial insurance, affidavit concerning, 776

      Insurance requirements, 2380

      Pawnbrokers, additional license to accept motor vehicles as pledged property, 2324

      Pedestrian malls, requirement and fees for special business licenses, 1178

      Room taxes, suspension of license of transient lodging facility for failure to pay, 2652

      Specialized law enforcement units, jurisdiction and authority, 2514

      Suspension or revocation for noncompliance with business tax, 2069

      Trade show or convention participants, license unnecessary, 2423

      Variance granted for certain relocated businesses, equivalent licenses to be granted similar businesses affected by, 2213

BUSINESS TAX

      Business defined, 2422

      Business licenses, suspension or revocation for noncompliance, 2069

      Coordination of governmental collection of money and information, 1470

      Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

      Due date, 2070, 2423

      Employee leasing companies, status as employer, 2420

      Exemptions

             Construction contracts executed before certain date, 1367, 2426

             New businesses, 1180

      Extension of time for payment, 2071

      Hazardous materials, owners of regulated facilities to submit tax number with annual fees, 907

      Industrial insurance regulation division, receipt of information relating to tax records, 778

      Limit on total amount tax payable eliminated, 2070

      Motion picture production, collection of tax, 2422

      New businesses, eligibility for exemption, 1180

      Number of equivalent full-time employees, method of calculating, 2425

      Policies for administering taxes, 1232

      Rate, 2070, 2423

      Trade shows or conventions, collection of tax, 2421, 2426

C

CABLE TELEVISION (See TELEVISION—Community antenna television)

CALIENTE, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Grade crossing, alleviation of hazard commended and approval of plan urged, 3015

CALIENTE YOUTH CENTER

      Appropriation for support of, 1117

      Authorized expenditures, 1138

      Child and family services division, placement of children, 2027

      Commitment of certain children prohibited, 2026

      Escape or apprehension of inmate, notification to public, 873

      Sexual psychopath or defective or psychopathic delinquent, disposition of payments for support, 2034

CALIFORNIA, STATE OF

      Irrigation districts in Nevada, recognition as public entities urged, 2974

CALIFORNIA-NEVADA SUPER SPEED TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM

      Legislative study of energy, 3126

CAMPAIGN PRACTICES

      Candidate defined, 265

      Elections generally (See ELECTIONS)

      Lobbyists, disclosure of professional services provided to legislators, 2588

CAMPGROUNDS, MEMBERSHIPS IN

      Advertising, filing fees for applications for approval, 2297

      Developers, permit fees, 2296

      Public offering statements, fees for amendments, 2296

      Representatives, registration fees, 2296

CANCER

      Medical records to be abstracted and made available to state health officer, 174

CANDIDATES (See ELECTIONS)

CAR DEALERS (See MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

CARNIVALS (See AMUSEMENT PARKS)

CARS (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

CARSON CITY (See also CITIES; COUNTIES)

      Airport authority, limit on holding special election for bond issues, 1095

      Charter amendments

             Investment of surplus money, treasurer to establish policy, 2240

             Purchasing and contracts, office of, 2240

      General obligation bond commission, composition, 2239

      Governor’s Field, conveyance of adjoining land to city, 275

      Local Government Tax Acts, 1945

      Tricounty railway commission, creation and powers, 2326

CARSON LAKE PASTURE

      Grazing leases, administration by department of wildlife, 447

CASINO ENTERTAINMENT TAX

      Exemption of licensed gaming establishments, clarification, 1165

CATS (See DOGS AND CATS)

CATTERIES (See DOGS AND CATS)

CELLULAR PHONES (See TELEPHONE)

CEMETERIES

      Certificates of authority, issuance and fees, 2607, 2609, 2611

      Cremation (See CREMATION)

      Crematories, licensure required for operation, 2602

      Crypts or niches, issuance of certificates of occupancy, 2607

      Federal regulations, compliance required, 2611

      Funeral directors and embalmers (See FUNERAL DIRECTORS AND EMBALMERS)

      Guide for services provided, publication, 2610

      Indian burial sites, protection, 928

      Operation, regulation, 2607

      Pet cemeteries, regulation, 2749

      Preneed sales agreements, provision to persons entitled to custody of remains, 2616

CERTIFIED SHORTHAND REPORTERS

      Certification

             Fees, 1406

             Qualifications, 1405, 1406

             Renewal, 1413

             Suspension or revocation, 1413

      Certified shorthand reporters’ board, authorized expenditures, 1145

      Continuing education requirements, 1413

      Court reporters, designation as, 1405, 1404

      Fees for providing transcripts on or before start of next day of court business, 2022

CESSPOOLS

      Sewage disposal, removal of cesspools as acceptable method, 2639

CHARGE ACCOUNTS (See RETAIL INSTALLMENT SALES)

CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS

      Bingo, operation of charitable bingo games authorized, 1159

      Educational foundations (See EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS)

      Motor carriers, transport of items for free or reduced rates, 866

      Sales or tangible personal property, exemption from sales and use taxes, 2314

      University foundations (See UNIVERSITY FOUNDATIONS)

CHARTER AMENDMENTS (For specific amendments, See particular city)

      Boulder City, 1096

      Carson City, 2240

      Henderson, 45, 46

      Las Vegas, 1101

      North Las Vegas, 333

      Primary elections, submission of question to voters, 1044

      Reno, 20-24, 1467-1469, 2499-2503

      Sparks, 226-231

CHECKS OR DRAFTS (See also COMMERCIAL PAPER)

      Bad checks, time to pay to avoid presumption of fraudulent intent, 145

      Civil liability imposed on persons convicted of larceny, 77

      Credit card drafts, presentation with fraudulent intent, 2876

      Insurance companies, fees for returned checks, 2395

      Overdrafts, charges by banks, 1312

      Stop payment orders, 1313, 1316

CHEMICALS

      Environmental impairment of real property, recovery by secured lender, 153-156

      Hazardous materials generally (See HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

      Mining operations, permit required to develop or maintain artificial body of water containing chemicals, 1326

      Schools, drills on procedures in event of chemical explosion, 112

CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT

      Advocate for missing or exploited children, powers and duties, 1373

      Child and family services, division of, powers and duties, 2705

      Deaths of children, multidisciplinary teams to review, 2051

      Exploited children, program to coordinate activities and information concerning, 1374

      Family, youth and juvenile services, department of, duties, 1322

      Jurors’ fees, program to allow donation for protective services of children, 1330

      Prevention, goals established, 3031

      School instruction relating to child abuse, establishment of program, 488

      Sexual abuse or exploitation (See SEXUAL ABUSE OR EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN)

      Support payable to custodian, order for immediate withholding of income, 543

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

CHILD CARE

      Education, provision of care for children of pupils at risk of dropping out of school, 458

      Facilities for care of children

             Definition, 870

             Occasional care of children of friend or neighbor exempt from regulation, 870

      Welfare recipients, provision of child care by welfare division urged, 3101

CHILD CUSTODY

      Addresses of child, waiver of required disclosure in pleadings, 2137

      Assisted conception, intended parent related in law as natural parent, 2051

      Child born out of wedlock, custody right of mother or father, 1425

      Concealment or removal of child unlawfully, 1425-1427, 2136

      Divorce proceedings, determination of custody by court, 2136

      Foreign decrees, procedure and fees for registration, 2138

      Married parents, custody rights until otherwise ordered by court, 1425

      Sexual assault resulting in conception, right of natural father to custody or visitation limited, 105

      Visitation rights, requirements for order awarding, 2137

CHILD SUPPORT

      Amount awarded greater or less than amount established by formula, findings of fact, 487

      Arrearages

             Civil penalty, 1030

             Credit reports to include information on delinquencies, 2461

             Interest and attorneys’ fees provided for, 2626

             Liens, judgment continues until amount satisfied, 542

      Dependent children

             Applicability limited to counties under 400,000, provision repealed, 487

             Business, professional and occupational licensees, names and addresses submitted to welfare division, 1031

             Masters, appointment and duties, 483

             Paternity actions, establishment of monthly support, 483, 484

             Program for the enforcement of child support, administration, 2057

      Disclosure of information by enforcing authority discretionary, 540

      Execution, exemption for certain support payments, 2631

      Extradition expenses, effect of defendant’s obligation on order for restitution, 935

      Health insurance, enforcement of court order requiring enrollment of children, 237

      Limitation of actions, 2628

      Presentence investigation report to include information relating to defendant’s obligation of support, 8

      Probation, effect of defendant’s obligation of support, 9

      Protection of children, order for immediate withholding of income, 543

      Public employees’ retirement, payment of allowances or benefits to alternate payee, 473

      Reciprocal enforcement, transfer of complaint on change of residency by obligee, 541

      Withholding of income

             Income defined, 542

             Initiation of procedure, 485

             Other sources of money which may be withheld, 542

CHILD-PLACING AGENCIES

      Investigation of prospective adoptive parents, authority, 68, 238

CHILDREN (See MINORS)

CHILDREN’S ADVOCATE

      Missing or exploited children, powers and duties, 1373

CHILDREN’S CAMPS

      Sewage disposal, removal of privies and cesspools as acceptable method, 2639

CHILDREN’S HOMES, NEVADA

      Appropriation for support of, 1117

      Authorized expenditures, 1138

      Cost of care and support, certain benefits paid to child may be used for, 1381

      Private contracts for care in lieu of admissions authorized, 1616

CHIROPRACTORS

      Administrative fines, 886

      Dangerous drugs, authority to possess and administer, 1218

      Disciplinary action, 787, 788, 886, 2597

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Licenses

             Applications, amount and time for payment of fees, 327, 330

             Display, 330

             Fees, 327, 328

             Temporary licenses, issuance and fees, 327

      Medical records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Nevada state board of chiropractic examiners

             Authorized expenditures, 1145

             Emergency meetings, calling, 2639

             Fees for services, 328

             Members, terms and removal, 327

             Special meetings, payments of expenses, 328

      Prepaid limited health service plans, chiropractic care included, 2402

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

      Solicitation of vulnerable persons, unprofessional conduct, 329

      Tax on providers of medical care repealed, 1976

      Unprofessional conduct, 328, 329

CHIROPRACTORS’ ASSISTANTS

      Certificates, fees, 327

      Employment of uncertificated persons as assistants, unprofessional conduct, 329

      Unprofessional conduct, 328, 329

CHURCHILL COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Government Tax Acts, 1945

      Western United States Trade District, facilitation of establishment urged, 3112

CIGARETTES

      Smoking (See SMOKING)

      Taxation

             Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

             Policies for administering taxes, 1232

      Vending machines, placement in certain public areas prohibited, 2843

      Wholesale dealers

             Basic cost of cigarettes defined, 2473

             Cost of cigarettes, definition and determination, 2473, 2474

             Meeting lawful price of competitor, 2475

             Predatory pricing prohibited, 2473, 2474

             Revenue stamps, applicability of statutory provisions, 2473

             Sales by, 2475

CITATIONS

      Arrest warrant issued on misdemeanor offense, issuance of citation in lieu of execution of warrant, 143

      Contractors, employees of state board authorized to issued citations for unlicensed activities, 1330

      Garbage, issuance of citations for illegal disposal, 815

      Marshals of units of specialized law enforcement, authority to issue, 2515

      Motor carrier equipment violations, issuance of citation in lieu of arrest, 2747

      Motor vehicle insurance, failure to maintain, 2482, 2843

      Park rangers of units of specialized law enforcement, authority to issue, 2515

      Parking enforcement officers, authority to issue, 81

      Private investigator’s licensing board, authority to issue, 289

      Smoking in certain public places, issuance of citations, 2844

      Traffic laws generally (See TRAFFIC CONTROL)

CITIES (See also specific city)

      Actions, by or against (See ACTIONS—State or local governments)

      Annexation of territory in unincorporated town, 87

      Bonds (See BONDS AND OTHER OBLIGATIONS)

      Budgets (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Business licenses (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Businesses, districts to finance costs of improving, creation authorized, 254

      Charter amendments (See CHARTER AMENDMENTS)

      Commission form of government, submission of question to voters, 1041-1043

      Consolidation of governmental services, 1453

      Controlled fires, regulatory authority, 1202

      Coordination of governmental collection of fees and taxes, 1470

      Eminent domain (See EMINENT DOMAIN; TAKINGS)

      Employees (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Estrays, cooperative agreements for placement, control or disposition, 294

      Fair and recreation boards, number of members in large counties, 904

      Finances and funds

             Administrative assessments, disbursement, 867

            Audits to include review of removal of uncollectible accounts receivable, 1200

             Capital projects, separate fund for, establishment, 1149

             Debt management, policies, development and reports, 2656

             Forensic services, fund for, creation and sources, 2463, 2464

             General fund, sources, 868, 869, 2464, 2465

             Generally (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

             Municipal capital improvements fund, authority to accumulate, 110

             Unfunded mandates prohibited, 1349

      Housing, financing of projects relating to, 1476

      Incorporation or disincorporation, submission of question to voters, 1039, 1040

      Investments (See INVESTMENTS)

      Mobile homes, authority to regulate construction, sale and installation, 1185

      Officers (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Ordinances (See ORDINANCES)

      Parks (See PARKS)

      Pedestrian malls, establishment in larger cities, 1171-1180

      Police (See POLICE DEPARTMENTS)

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      Records (See PUBLIC RECORDS)

      Sales of tangible personal property, exemption from sales and use taxes, 2314

      School zones, duties, 2586, 3036

      Third-class cities, number of councilmen authorized, 53

      Underground storage tanks, coordination of regulatory activities, 207

      Utilities, submission of acquisition, sale or lease to voters, 1039

      Water conservation, localities urged to continue efforts, 3077

      Zoning (See ZONING)

CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES

      Character, conduct, competence or health of officer or employee, meetings to consider, 2636

      City attorneys

             High voltage lines, enforcement of civil penalty relating to, 880

             Reno, charter amendment, 2501

             Sparks, charter amendments, 228, 231

             Tort claims against local agencies, compilation of summary as public record, 1163

             Whistleblowers, defense of complainant in civil actions, 2848

      City council as redevelopment agency, mayor as voting member, 334

      City surveyor defined, 2557

      Contracts between public agency and officer or employee, requirements, 2241

      Councilmen in third-class cities, number authorized, 53

      Discrimination based on disabilities prohibited, 472

      Energy retrofit coordinator, designation, 912, 1437

      Ethics (See ETHICS IN GOVERNMENT)

      Garbage, enforcement of laws pertaining to illegal disposal, 815

      Group insurance (See INSURANCE)

      Henderson, residency requirements for certain candidates, 45

      Inspections, immunity from liability, 2886

      Intimidation of or threats against employees prohibited, 930

      Meetings (See MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

      Parking enforcement officers, authority to issue citations, 81

      Reno, election of officers, 20-24

      Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT)

      Salaries of certain officers and employees, reduction for part-day absence, 2090

      Taxable compensation, reduction in accordance with program established pursuant to federal law, 2509

      Third-class cities, number of councilmen authorized, 53

      Tortious conduct, reporting of claims as public record, 1163

CITY-COUNTY RELIEF TAX

      Collection, percentage of tax revenue allocated to state for costs, 1993

      Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

      Local Government Tax Act of 1991, amendment, 1948-1951

      Local Government Tax Act of 1993, 1952-1955

      Policies for administering taxes, 1232

      Supplemental tax

             Distribution, 1945-1948, 1951, 1952

             Eureka County, filing of waiver, 1955

             Lander County included in rural guarantee, 1946

             Waiver of certain distribution requirements for certain counties, 1946

CIVIL ACTIONS (See ACTIONS)

CIVIL PROCESS

      Appraisers of real estate, appointment of real estate administrator as agent for nonresidents, 811

      Credit service organizations, designation of resident agents, 2272

      Gates, service of process at residence where access available only through, 1378

      Industrial insurance, insurance commissioner as agent for public or private association, 675

      State of Nevada, actions against, service on related state agency, 148

CIVIL RIGHTS

      Ex-felons, criminal history records to accompany request for restoration, 38-40

CLARK COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Government Tax Acts, 1945

      Medically indigent, agreements with human resources department for payment of medical treatment, 1976

      Virgin Valley Water District

             Creation, 159-168

             Registrar of voters, duties concerning elections, 165

CLEAR CREEK YOUTH CENTER

      Appropriation, 1115

      Authorized expenditures, 1135

CLERGY

      Legislative services, compensation, 3023

      Marrige, authority of out-of-state clergy to solemnize, 1462

CLERKS OF THE COURT

      Notarial acts, performance authorized, 200

CLOSE CORPORATIONS (See also CORPORATIONS)

      Articles of incorporation, contents, 980

COLLECTION AGENCIES

      Administrative fines, 2418

      Complaints against, investigation and action on, 2418

      Disciplinary action, 2418

      Interest, charge, fee or expense incidental to principal obligation, collection, 2417

      Out-of-state agencies, exemptions from licensing requirements, 2416

      Trust accounts for collecting debts outside state, establishment of standards, 2415

COLLECTIVE BARGAINING BY PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

      Absences of school personnel included in negotiated agreement, effect of statutes and regulations, 1334

      Insurance Code, applicability to health and welfare plans, 2381

      Local government employee-management relations board, salaries of commissioner and secretary, 1937

COLORADO RIVER COMMISSION

      Authorized expenditures, 1142

      Bonds, authority to issue, 123, 2644

      Chairman, designation, 1108

      Contracts for sale of power, renewals, 1110

      Director and deputy director, salaries, 1937

      Electrical system, authorization for transfer to commission urged, 2994

      Members, appointment, 1107, 1108

      Negotiation with non-Nevada entities, duties removed, 1109

COMMENDATIONS (See RESOLUTIONS AND MEMORIALS)

COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1140

      Consumer affairs division

             Appropriation, 1120

             Credit reporting agencies, administration of regulatory provisions, 2462

             Credit service organizations

                   Actions relating to distribution of security, 1958

                   Registration, 2272

             Telemarketing

                   Attorney general opinions, requests for, 2096

                   Claims by purchasers, duties, 2097, 2106

                   Complaints, establishment of procedure for processing, 2100

                   Fees and civil penalties, use, 2096

                   Registration of sellers and salesmen, 2100

             Trade practices, powers and duties, 1956-1966

      Financial institutions, division of

             Appropriations, 332, 1120

             Collection agencies, duties, 2415, 2418

             Disciplinary proceedings, 901-903

             Escrow agencies, investigation of ownership changes, 502

             Mortgage companies, annual examination, 497

      Fire marshal division (See FIRE MARSHAL, STATE)

      Investigative account, sources, 502, 504

      Manufactured housing division

             Account for education and recovery, use, 1187

             Administrative fines, imposition, 896, 899

             Conversion of mobile homes from real property to personal property, 1182

             Investigations, confidentiality of information, 1469

             Sales of mobile homes, regulations to require submission of certain information, 233, 236

             Servicemen, limited licensure provided by regulation, 827

             Titles, regulations to establish requirements for issuance or transfer, 233, 236

             Training programs regarding conduct of inspections, duties, 1185

             Uniform codes for manufactured buildings, adoption of recent editions, 232

      Protection and advocacy, office, of, appropriation for certain expenses, 332

      Real estate division

             Appraisers of real estate

                   Appointment of administrator as resident agent for nonresidents, 811

                   Fees, duties, 812

             Appropriation, 1120

             Data processing system, appropriation for development, 2297

             Fees, 2292

             Tax-free exchanges of real property, registration of qualified intermediaries, 2019

      Reorganized into department of business and industry, 1485

      Unclaimed property division, appropriation, 1120

      Venture capital, prospective expiration of provisions concerning establishment of program delayed, 922

COMMERCIAL COACHES

      Certificates of title or ownership, issuance or transfer, 233

      Liens, requirements concerning sales, 233, 1187

      Local government’s authority to regulate construction, sale and installation, 1185

      Sales, buyer or seller to submit information to manufactured housing division, 233, 234

      Used or rebuilt coaches, sales by persons other than dealers or rebuilders, 234

COMMERCIAL PAPER

      Acceptance, 1282-1284

      Accommodtion parties, 1285, 1295, 1296

      Applicability of law, 1257

      Cashier’s check or certified check, obligation or refusal to pay, 1281-1283

      Claims

             Breach of fiduciary duty, applicability of rules for claims asserting, 1243

             Breach of warranty, 1248

             Declaration of loss, enforceability, 1247

             Good faith tendering of instrument, effect of proof, 1245

             Persons taking instruments subject to claim, 1276

      Conflicts of law, resolution, 1257

      Contradictory terms, effect, 1264

      Conversion, 1289

      Dating of instrument, 1264

      Definitions, 1255, 1258, 1260, 1268, 1272

      Dishonor of instrument, 1291-1293

      Endorsement, 1268, 1271, 1284

      Enforcement by person not in possession of instrument, 1244

      Enforcement of obligation to pay, 1275

      Foreign money instruments, payment, 1261

      Forgery, 1280, 1281

      Fraudulent endorsement, rights and liabilities, 1278

      Holder in due course, 1272

      Impersonation to obtain instrument, effect, 1280

      Incomplete instruments, 1264, 1265

      Interest, payment, 1263

      Joint liability, 1265

      Liability on instrument, 1277

      Mistakes, 1288

      Negotiation, 1268, 1271

      Notes payable at definite time, limitation of action to enforce, 1265

      Obligations

             Discharge or suspension, 1245, 1295, 1297, 1298

             Drafts, acceptance or nonacceptance, 1246

             Enforcement of obligation to pay, 1275

            Extension of due date, 1295

             Impairment of value of interest in collateral, 1295, 1296

             Modifications, 1267, 1295, 1296

      Payment of draft, warranties, 1286

      Payment on demand or at definite time, 1261, 1274

      Person to whom instrument payable, determination, 1261

      Place of payment, determination, 1263

      Presentment, 1290, 1294

      Promise or order, conditions, 1259, 1263

      Signatures, 1277-1281

      Third parties answerable for bond, notice of action, 1266, 1267

      Transfer of instrument, 1267

      Transfers for consideration, warranties, 1287, 1288

      Value, issuance or transfer of instrument for, 1273

COMMODITIES

      Aged persons, additional penalty imposed for crimes against, 1, 2

      Criminal penalties, 938

COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES

      Applicability of statutory provisions, 2357, 2373

      Assessment liens

             Foreclosure sales

                   Notice of default and election to sell, mailing of copies to certain persons, 2355

                   Proceeds, application to certain expenses, 2373

                   Time and place of sale, notice requirements, 2355

             Notice of delinquent assessments, mailing, 2371

      Assessments

             Adjustment of dollar amounts, 2356

             Liability for delinquent assessment on resale of unit, 2377

             Notice of delinquency, 2371

             Reserves included in assessments, 2371

      Associations

             Declarant’s control, declaration may provide for, limit on duration, 2353

             Executive board

                   Appointment and removal by declarant, 2353

                   Election and removal by units’ owners, 2353, 2354

             Judgment against association, perfection of lien, 2355

             Property of units’ owners and association, delivery by declarant, 2354

      Cancellation of contract for purchase, 2376

      Common elements defined, 2356

      Conflict of statutory provisions with time shares, prevailing law, 2378

      Declarants

             Control of association, declaration may provide for, limit on duration, 2353

             Delivery of property to association, 2354

             Offices and models, use, 2361

      Declarations

             Amendments, 2362

             Contents, 2358, 2359

             Plats and plans, contents, 2360, 2361

      Escrow of deposits and advance payments, 2377

      Identifying number defined, 2356

      Liens against associations, 2355

      Protection of purchasers, applicability of statutory provisions, 2373

      Public offering statements

             Contents, 2375

             Current statements to be provided to purchaser, 2376

             Liability and delivery, 2374

             Revision by declarant, 2375

      Resales of units, information to be supplied to purchaser, 2376

      Subdivision of land (See SUBDIVISION OF LAND)

      Substantial completion of units required for execution of contract of sale, 2377

      Violations of law, declaration or bylaws, right of action, 2377

COMMUNICABLE DISEASES

      AIDS (See AIDS)

      Death caused by, regulation of transport of body for cremation, 2602

      Sexually transmitted (See SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES)

COMMUNICATIONS BOARD, STATE

      Abolished, 1927

COMMUNITY ANTENNA TELEVISION (See TELEVISION)

COMMUNITY COLLEGES

      Authorized expenditures, 1146, 1147

      Capital improvements, appropriations, 1126-1131, 1133

      Emergency medical dispatchers, training programs, 2117

      Foundations, applicability of certain laws, 2623-2625

      General appropriation, 1116

      High school graduation, application of college credits toward requirements, 103

      Surveillance on campus, restrictions, 2138

      University of Nevada (See UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA SYSTEM)

COMMUNITY PROPERTY

      Divorce, equal disposition required except under certain circumstances, 240

      Long-term care, division of income and resources when spouse institutionalized, 2412

      Public employees’ retirement, payment of allowances or benefits to alternate payee, 473

COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT

      Allocation of tax revenue, exemption for certain taxing districts continued, 258

      Bonds issued by redevelopment agencies, private sale without public notice authorized, 260

      Businesses, districts to finance costs of improving, creation authorized, 254

      Economic development in small counties may include community development, 833

      Low-income housing

             Agencies in larger cities to set aside certain amount of revenue to increase, improve and preserve, 1328

             Provision of housing declared purpose of redevelopment agency, 1328

      Mayor as voting member of redevelopment agency, 334

      Pedestrian malls, establishment in larger cities, 1171-1180

      Special elections, limit on holding, 1048-1052

COMMUNITY SERVICES, OFFICE OF

      Abolished, 1927

      Community services block grants, duties transferred, 1621

      Solid waste management account, receipt of money to educate public on state’s plan, 11

COMPLAINTS

      Sexual abuse of a child, time for filing, 305

COMPUTERS

      Legislative counsel bureau, appropriation for equipment and software, 2207

      Medical records include computer-produced materials, 916

      Real estate division, appropriation for development of data processing system, 2297

      Study of consolidation of data processing centers, 3125

COMSTOCK HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION

      Appropriation, 1117

      Citizens’ board of appeals abolished, duties transferred to board of museums and history, 1595

      Reorganized within office of historic preservation in department of museums, library and arts, 1592

CONDEMNATION (See EMINENT DOMAIN; TAKINGS)

CONDOMINIUMS (See COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES)

CONDOMS

      Statutory provisions concerning sales, standards and requirements repealed, 1219-1224

CONFIDENTIAL AND PRIVILEGED INFORMATION

      Adoption, release of information, 37

      Air pollution, 2855

      Dental examiners, board of, records and information from investigations, 2742

      Gaming licensees, information given to regulatory agencies absolutely privileged, 184

      Juveniles, information concerning, 462, 1323

      Mobile home parks, investigation of complaints, 1469

      Motor vehicle insurance, records relating to, 2479, 2484

      Nursing, state board of, information and records from investigations, 1218

      Private investigator’s licensing board, records of investigations, 488

      Sexual assault victims, identifying information, 2476

CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1142, 1143

      Conservation districts, division of, appropriation, 1120

      Coordination of governmental collection of money and information, 1470

      Director

             Appropriation, 1120

             Emergency and other repairs in state parks, approval, 217

      Employees, salaries, 1932

      Environmental protection, division of

             Red Rock Canyon, duties, 2673

             Solid waste disposal, powers and duties, 10-19, 1421

             Watercraft, authority to inspect, 57

      Federal lands, state multiple use advisory committee on, abolished, 1927

      Forestry division of

             Appropriation, 1120

             Wildfires, recommendations for legislation to minimize threat of, 1204

      Fund to finance the construction of treatment works changed to account, 644

      Historic preservation and archeology, division of

             Advisory board for historic preservation and archeology abolished, 1927

             Reorganized within department of museums, library and arts, 1579, 1592

      Nuclear projects, agency for, reorganized within department, 1630

      Solid waste management

             Account, allocations and transfers, 10

             Duties, 15-17, 19

      State lands, division of

             Applications and permits for certain activities, fees, 1457-1459

             Appropriation, 1120

             Buoys, issuance of permits for placement, 861

             Carson City, conveyance of certain land adjoining Governor’s Field, 275

             Copies of public records and maps, fees, 1455

             Sale or lease of state land, authority, 158

             Tahoe Basin, program to mitigate environmentally detrimental effects of land use, 1152

             Use of state land, authority clarified, 1457, 1460

      State parks, division of

             Account for the division of state parks, creation, sources and use, 217, 1029

             Appropriation, 1120

             Boat fuel taxes, allocation, 1148

             Development and maintenance projects, establishment of priorities, 3019

             Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park, account for, authorized expenditures, 1028, 1029

             Nonprofit foundations for support, assistance directed, 3019

             Public works board, certain improvements excepted from use of services, 520

             Sexual abuse or exploitation of children, training for certain employees, 1335

      Tires, duties concerning collection of fees on new tire sales eliminated, 18

      Water planning, division of

             Appropriation, 1120

             Legislative committee to study management of water, 2862

      Water resources, division of

             Appropriation, 1120

             Legislative committee to study management of water, 2862

      Wildlife department reorganized within department, 1655

CONSPIRACY

      Industrial insurance fraud, penalties, 684, 757

CONSTABLES

      Execution of writs, claims for reimbursement to court issuing writ, 266

      Misconduct, notice and conduct of interrogation or hearing, 2379

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, NEVADA

      Condensation, explanation and arguments for proposed amendments, 3026, 3083

      Hazardous operations, tax reduction for use of designated site, 3053

      Judicial department

             Court of appeals, creation, 3041

             Judges and justices, salary increase during term allowed, 2987

             Judicial discipline, commission on, jurisdiction, 2969

      Legislature

             Administrative regulations, authority to review, 3082

             Open meetings of legislature and committees, 2974, 3026

      Property tax reduction for relocation of hazardous operations, 3053

      Recall of public officers, petition and special election requirements, 3135

      State buildings, energy conservation retrofitting exempt from state debt limit, 3079

      State finances

             Energy conservation retrofitting of state buildings exempt from debt limit, 3079

             Installment or lease-purchase agreements, 3034, 3083

             Investments to stimulate economic development, 3080

             Public employees’ retirement system

                   Loan or investment of money restricted, 3064

                   Public employees’ retirement board, establishment and powers, 3064

      Unappropriated public lands, repeal of disclaimer of interest, 3136

      Victims of crime, rights to be provided by law, 3065

CONSUMER AFFAIRS DIVISION (See COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF)

CONTEMPT

      Legislative commission or certain committees, failure to obey subpenas issued by, 2251

      Sexual assault, willful release of identifying information relating to victims, 2477

      Solid waste disposal, failure to comply with court order, 14

CONTRACTORS

      Administrative fines, 884

      Bankruptcy or insolvency, notification to board of initiation of proceedings, 927

      Disciplinary action, 883, 884

      Independent contractors (See INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS)

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Licenses

             Misleading name, issuance or renewal prohibited, 926

             Proof of industrial insurance and insurance for occupational diseases, 781

      Name likely to be misleading, restrictions on licensure, 926

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      State contractors’ board

             Authorized expenditures, 1145

             Citations, designation of certain employees to issue, 1330

             Delegation of authority to take disciplinary action and impose fines, 884

             Employment security department, information obtainable from, 658

             State industrial insurance system, information obtainable from, 701

      Taxes, exemptions from certain increases for construction contracts executed before certain date, 1367, 1371, 1424, 2426

      Unlicensed activities, issuance of citations, 1330

CONTRACTS

      Credit service organizations, requirements, 2276, 2277

      Public officers or employees, contracts with public agencies, 2241

      Purchasing division, permissible duration of certain contracts, 80

      Subdivisions, repeal of provision concerning voidable contracts of sale, 2585

      Surrogacy agreements, 2050

CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES

      Addicts accused of crime, assignment to program of treatment and rehabilitation, 1234, 1235

      Ambulances or other authorized vehicles, sales of drugs to stock vehicles, 450

      Amusement rides, embarking on ride while under the influence prohibited, 1332

      Animal technicians, authority to possess and administer, 1216

      Criminal offenders, study of drug abuse among, 3121

      Driving under the influence (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

      Fee for chemical analysis, collection and use, 2464

      Fetal drug syndrome, legislative study, 3103

      Group care facilities, possession and administration by employees, 1214, 1216

      Minors

             Eligibility to attend school after suspension or expulsion for sale or distribution, 2306

             Suspension or delayed issuance of driver’s license for certain unlawful acts, 2896

      Possession not for purpose of sale, suspension of proceedings on participation in certain programs, 1234

      Prescriptions

             Contents, 634, 636

             Obtaining or attempting to take or obtain unlawfully, 636

             Out-of-state prescriptions, filling, 634

      Registered nurses, authority to possess and administer, 1215

      Schedules, availability, 635

      State employees or applicants, testing for presence of drugs, 2252

      Taxation

             Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

             Policies for administering taxes, 1232

      Ultimate user defined, possession and administration of drugs, 1215, 1216

      Unlawful use, suspension of proceedings on participation in educational or rehabilitation program, 1234

CONVENTION FACILITIES

      Business tax, collection on participants in trade shows or conventions, 2421, 2426

      Elko convention and visitors authority, elections concerning bond issues, 1100, 1101

      Public convention facilities defined as public work, 2131

      Toilets in public facilities, sufficient number required, 324

CONVERSION

      Commercial paper, applicability of law, 1289

      Mortgage companies, disciplinary action, 498, 499

CONVICTIONS

      Civil liability imposed on conviction of certain crimes, 77

      Criminal history records to accompany request to seal records or restore rights, 38-40

      Judgment to include term of imprisonment and amount and terms of fine, restitution or assessment, 78

COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS, PUBLIC AGENCIES

      Consolidation of governmental services, 1453

      Estrays, agreements for control, placement or disposition, 294

      Health insurance, agreements between public agencies and nonprofit medical facilities, 1938

      Hospital districts and department of human resources, 1974

      Industrial insurance, agreements between public agencies and nonprofit medical facilities, 2444

      State fire marshal, delegation of authority to certain local governments, 336

      Taxes, fees or information relating to, coordination of governmental functions, 1470

      University of Nevada System, interlocal agreements between university police and other law enforcement agencies, 1416

      Wildlife, department of, authority, 66

COOPERATIVE ASSOCIATIONS

      Articles of association, contents and amendments, 988

COORDINATE SYSTEM, NEVADA

      Subdivision of land, inclusion of coordinate system in standards for monuments, 1196

CORPORAL PUNISHMENT

      Public schools, corporal punishment prohibited, 2622

CORPORATIONS

      Articles of incorporation

             Amendment, 966, 967

             Close corporations, contents, 980

             Contents, 945, 954

      Banking corporations, annual meetings, 193

      Board of directors

             Annual meeting, authority, 962

             Quorum, 961

             Removal of certain directors, 962

             Voting power, 962

      Certificate of authority to transact business, time of effectiveness, 953

      Charter, renewal or revival, 975, 976

      Close corporations, contents of articles of incorporation, 980

      Dissolution, procedure, 973

      Fees of secretary of state, 978-980, 985

      Foreign corporations

             Annual statement, penalty for failure to publish, 986

             Certificate of authority to transact business, time of effectiveness, 984

             Defaulting corporations, time of forfeitures, 984

             List of officers, filing, 983, 984

             Merger or exchange of shares with domestic corporation, 971

             Names, restrictions, 981, 982

             Nonprofit corporations, effect of merger, 1005, 1006

             Registered office, designation, 980, 981

             Reinstatement, 985

             Resident agents, 983, 986

             Statements, filing, 980, 981

      Forfeiture of right to transact business, reinstatement, 953

      Gaming

             Filing of reports of changes of officers or directors, time limit, 314

             Publicly traded corporations, issuance of licenses, 185

      Intermediaries of tax-free exchanges of property, registration and qualification, 2019

      Merger or exchange of shares, foreign corporation with domestic corporation, 971

      Names, restrictions, 945, 946, 953

      Nonprofit (See NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS)

      Officers

             Filing of annual list, contents, 952

             Holding of office, 950

      Publicly traded corporations, issuance of gaming licenses, 185

      Registered office defined, 944

      Resident agents

             Certificate of acceptance, contents and effect of failure to file, 949

             Street address, 948

      Stock

             Assessment, 960

             Certificates, authentication, 959

             Change in number of shares, procedure, 956, 957

             Filing of certificate before issuance of new class or series, 954, 955

             Fractional shares, corporate powers concerning, 956

             Shares issued for consideration, assessability, 958

      Stockholders

             Combinations with interested stockholders, 968-971

             Cumulative voting, notice, 963, 964

             Interested stockholder defined, 968

CORPORATIONS FOR PUBLIC BENEFIT (See NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS)

COSMETOLOGISTS

      Clothing requirements to practice cosmetology, 2646

      State board of cosmetology, authorized expenditures, 1145

COUNTIES (See also specific county)

      Actions, by or against (See ACTIONS—State or local governments)

      Bonds (See BONDS AND OTHER OBLIGATIONS)

      Budgets (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Business licenses (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Consolidation of governmental services, 1453

      Controlled fires, regulatory authority, 1202

      Coordination of governmental collection of fees and taxes, 1470

      County seat, submission of question concerning at primary election, 1034

      Economic development in small counties may include community development and nongaming recreation and tourism, 833

      Eminent domain (See EMINENT DOMAIN; TAKINGS)

      Employees (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Equalization, county board of, duties, 93, 95

      Estrays, cooperative agreements for placement, control or disposition, 294

      Fair and recreation boards, number of members in large counties, 904

      Finances and funds

             Accounts receivable, uniform procedures for collection and removal of uncollectible accounts, 1198

             Administrative assessments, disbursement, 867

             Audits to include review of removal of uncollectible accounts receivable, 1200

             Automated accounting systems, use, 122

             Capital projects, separate fund for, establishment, 11149

             Court reporters, payment of fees, 2022

             Debt management policies, development and reports, 2656

             Deceptive trade practices account, sources and use, 1979

             Fair share, 1945

             Fees imposed by department of taxation for distribution of certain taxes, 2216

             Forensic services, fund for, deposits and disbursements, 2463, 2464

             General fund, sources, 869, 2464, 2465

             Hospital construction fund, authority to create, 109, 2663

             Mitigation, county fund for, establishment, sources and use, 2289

             Surplus building and maintenance reserve fund, authority to accumulate, 109, 1151

             Telemarketing account, sources and use, 1980

            Unfunded mandates prohibited, 1349

      Fire protection, delegation of state fire marshal’s authority to small counties, 336

      Housing, financing of projects relating to, 1472

      Indigent persons (See INDIGENT PERSONS; MEDICAID; WELFARE)

      Investments (See INVESTMENTS)

      Mobile homes, authority to regulate construction, sale and installation, 1185

      Officers (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES; specific officer)

      Ordinances (See ORDINANCES)

      Parking facilities and spaces, authority to establish, 1320

      Parks (See PARKS)

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      Records (See PUBLIC RECORDS)

      Sales of tangible personal property, exemption from sales and use taxes, 2314

      School zones, duties, 2586, 3036

      Sewerage projects, issuance of general obligation bonds authorized, 48

      Sheriffs (See SHERIFFS)

      Telephone systems, limitations on holding special election concerning sale or lease, 1093

      Underground storage tanks, coordination of regulatory activities, 207

      Water conservation, localities urged to continue efforts, 3077

      Welfare (See WELFARE)

      Zoning (See ZONING)

COUNTY ASSESSORS

      Assessed valuation of certain property, restrictions, 47

      Compensation, commission to review, creation and duties, 2633

      Deputies, age requirements, 2432

      Mobile homes, issuance of sticker on payment of tax optional, 97

      Property tax generally (See PROPERTY TAX)

      Senior citizens’ property tax assistance, time for submission of claims for refund, 98

      Tax roll, time for filing, 96

COUNTY AUDITORS

      Accounts receivable uncollectible, duties, 1199

      County school district fund, reports concerning separate accounts repealed, 216

      Deposit of redeemed orders by county treasurer, requirement removed, 150

      School districts, duties concerning orders for payment of money, 1189

      Tax roll, time for delivery to tax receiver, 97

COUNTY CLERKS

      Annual reports and debt management policies of municipalities, submission to clerk, 2656

      Compensation, commission to review, creation and duties, 2633

      Cooperative associations, duty concerning amendment of articles removed, 988, 989

      Deputies, age requirements, 2431

      Fees, 1355

      High school pupils, appointment as trainees for election board officers, 527

      Marriage

             Branch offices for issuance of licenses, designation, 28

             Commissioner of civil marriages, appointment as, 34

      Tort claims against local agencies, compilation filed with, 1163

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

      Accessory roads, authority to close, 1403

      Accounts receivable, duties, 1198

      Child abuse, program to allow donation of jurors’ fees for protective services, 1330

      Commissioners of civil marriages in certain counties, appointment optional, 34

      Compensation, commission to review, creation and duties, 2633

      Family, youth and juvenile services, department of, authority to establish, 1322

      Jurors and witnesses, compensation, 919-921

      Library districts, consolidated, review of budgets, 2549

      Marriage licenses, designation of branch offices for issuance, 28

      Park districts, ex officio governing body, 64, 337

      Parking facilities and spaces, authority, 1320

      Prisoners’ money and valuables, reports from sheriff, 49

COUNTY MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX

      Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

      Legislative study directed of highway funding, 2435

      Policies for administering taxes, 1232

      Regional transportation commissions (See REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION COMMISSIONS)

COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES

      Aliens admitted to permanent residency, provision of documentation required for employment, 2431

      Annual leave, donation to other officers and employees for use as sick leave, 2087

      Character, conduct, competence or health of officer or employee, meetings to consider, 2636

      Contracts between public agency and officer or employee, requirements, 2241

      Deputies of certain officers, age requirements, 2431, 2432

      Deputy district attorneys in large counties included in merit personnel system, 2088

      Discrimination based on disabilities prohibited, 471

      Energy retrofit coordinator, designation, 912, 1437

      Ethics (See ETHICS IN GOVERNMENT)

      Garbage, enforcement of laws pertaining to illegal disposal, 815

      Group insurance (See INSURANCE)

      Inspections, immunity from liability, 2886

      Intimidation of or threats against employees prohibited, 930

      Meetings (See MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

      Park district employees, status, 64, 337

      Parking enforcement officers, authority to issue citations, 81

      Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT)

      Salaries

             Commission to review compensation of certain officers, creation and duties, 2633

             Part-day absences, reduction of certain officers’ and employees’ compensation, 2090

             Taxable compensation, reduction in accordance with program established pursuant to federal law, 2509

      School personnel (See SCHOOLS, PUBLIC—Personnel)

      Sick leave, donation to other officers or employees, 2087

      Tortious conduct, reporting of claims as public record, 1163

COUNTY RECORDERS

      Compensation, commission to review, creation and duties, 2633

      Deputies, age requirements, 2431

      Eminent domain actions filed by state, exemption from fees, 52

      Fees, 1350, 1357

      Marriage certificates, fees for copies and abstracts, 1350

      Mining claims

             Affidavits of intent to hold claims, recording fees, 300

             Collection and deposit of fees for department of minerals, 298

             Fees for recording affidavits, 298, 1351

      Minor county roads, requirements and fees for filing and indexing, 1401, 1402

      Subdivision of land, filing fees, 1357, 1358

      Tax liens filed before 1967, requirement to maintain record repealed, 199

COUNTY ROADS (See HIGHWAYS AND ROADS)

COUNTY TREASURERS

      Assessment roll, requirement to swear to certificate repealed, 2256

      Automated accounting systems, use and issuance of receipts, 122

      Compensation, commission to review, creation and duties, 2633

      Deposit of redeemed orders with county auditors, requirement removed, 150

      Deputies, appointment, removal and age requirements, 2432

      Exhibition of money to county commissioners, requirement removed, 150

      Forensic services, fund for, duties, 2464, 2465

      Mining claims, payment of fees collected to department of minerals, 298

      Notice of property tax due date and penalties for delinquency, publication requirements, 2256

      School districts, duties concerning orders for payment of money, 1189

      Settlements with county commissioners on annual basis, requirement removed, 150

COURT ADMINISTRATORS

      Administrative officer of the courts

             Authorized expenditures, 1136

             Bill draft requests, limit on number, 3130

      Sparks, appointment of court administrator, 226

COURT COSTS AND FEES

      Attorneys’ fees (See ATTORNEYS’ FEES)

      County clerks, fees, 1355

      Court reporters, additional fee for certain services, 2022

      Divorce, annulment or separate maintenance, additional fees, 1356

      Judgment by confession, costs, 1354, 1355

      Justices of the peace, fees, 1353, 1378

      Legal aid services, increase in fees for support, 479

      Medicaid, actions against third parties for recovery of benefits, 923

      Pharmacy board, recovery of costs, 630

      Public entity as prevailing party, denial or reduction of award prohibited, 262

      Public works, recovery of costs in action by certain unsuccessful bidders, 2247

      Solid waste violations, recovery by public authority, 13, 1421

      Telemarketing violations, recovery of costs, 2099

      Whistleblowers, recovery of costs in actions relating to defense, 2848

COURT REPORTERS

      C.C.R., use of abbreviation, 1409

      Certification

             Fees, 1406

             Qualifications, 1405, 1406

             Renewal, 1413

             Suspension or revocation, 1413

      Certified shorthand reporters designated court reporters, 1404

      Continuing education requirements, 1413

      Fees for providing transcripts on or before start of next day of court business, 2022

COURTS

      Administrators (See COURT ADMINISTRATORS)

      Appeals, court of, creation, 3041

      District courts (See DISTRICT COURTS)

      Family courts (See FAMILY COURTS)

      Justices’ courts (See JUSTICES’ COURTS)

      Juvenile courts (See JUVENILE COURTS)

      Municipal courts (See MUNICIPAL COURTS)

      Supreme court (See SUPREME COURT)

CREDIT CARDS

      Presentation of drafts with fraudulent intent, prohibited acts, 2876

      Retail installment sales (See RETAIL INSTALLMENT SALES)

      Telemarketing, credits to credit card accounts in lieu of cash refunds, 2109

CREDIT REPORTING AGENCIES

      Administration of statutory provisions, 2462

      Adverse actions

             Creditors duties following action based on consumer report, 2462

             Definition, 2459

      Applicability of regulatory provisions, 2460, 2461

      Bankruptcies, limit on disclosure, 2462

      Civil judgments, limit on disclosure, 2462

      Civil liability, 2462, 2463

      Consumer reports

             Child support delinquencies, information included in report, 2461

             Definition, 2460

             Resale or disclosure of report or contents, requirements, 2461

      Consumers’ rights, disclosure, 2461

      Criminal proceedings, limit on disclosure, 2462

      Definition, 2273, 2460

      Disclosure of information to consumers, requirements, 2461

      Dispute concerning accuracy of information, notification of institutional sources and reinvestigation, 2462

      Extension of credit not initiated by consumer, requirements for furnishing report concerning, 2461

      Medical information, inclusion in files prohibited, 2461

      Purging of files, requirement, 2462

CREDIT SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS

      Advertising, restrictions, 2272

      Bond

             Amount, 2277

             Distribution of security, action for interpleader or hearing to determine, 1958

             Maintenance, time limit, 2277

             Requirement, 2276

      Charging or receiving money before full and complete performance of services prohibited, 2274

      Contracts

             Breach, actions relating to, 2277

             Contents, 2276

             Copy to be retained by organization, time limit, 2276

      Deceptive trade practices, violations constitute, 1959

      Exemptions from regulation, 2273

      Information to be provided to buyer, 2275

      Injunctions, 1959, 2277

      Misleading representations, 2274

      Registration

             Fees, 2272

             Requirement, 2272

             Transfer or assignment prohibited, 2272

      Resident agent for service of process, designation, 2272

      Unlawful acts, 2272, 2274

CREDIT UNIONS

      State money, direct deposit into designated institutions, 172

      University of Nevada retirement program, investments, 481

CREMATION

      Area for cremation to be enclosed and not used for any other purpose, 2604

      Articles of value delivered with human remains, liability of operator, 2606

      Artificial devices, removal prior to cremation, 2604

      Commingling of cremated remains, 2605

      Communicable disease, death caused by, regulation of transport of body, 2602

      Containers, requirements, 2604

      Death certificate and written authorization required, 2603

      Definitions, 2601, 2609

      Disposition of cremated remains, 2602-2606

      Funeral directors (See FUNERAL DIRECTORS AND EMBALMERS)

      Identification of human remains, verification, 2604

      License to conduct direct cremations, applications, 2610, 2613

      Licensed crematory only may cremate human remains, 2601

      Order for cremation

             Authorized persons, 2602

             Person may order his own cremation, 2603

             Responsibility for disposition of cremated remains, 2605

             Signer warrants truth of facts in order, liability for false representations, 2606

             Unlawful acts, 2606

      Prepaid contracts for services rendered on death, specification of disposition of cremated remains, 2602

      Public access restricted, 2605

      Receipt for delivery of cremated remains, 2605

      Refusal to accept or cremate human remains, liability of operator, 2606

      Scattering of cremated remains, 2605

      Shipping of cremated remains, methods, 2605

      Temporary urns, requirements, 2605

      Unclaimed cremated remains, disposition, 2605, 2621

      Unidentified human remains, prohibition on acceptance for cremation, 2604

      Unlawful acts, 2601, 2606

CREMATORIES

      Building codes and environmental standards, compliance required, 2602

      Funeral directors, employment, 2602

      Guide for services provided, publication, 2610

      Holding facilities, requirements, 2604

      Injunctions and liability for costs and fees, 2602

      Nuisance, crematory operated in violation of statutory provisions, 2606

      Operators

             Cemeteries or funeral homes, 2602

             Federal regulations, compliance required, 2611

             Liability limited, 2603, 2605, 2606

             Licenses

                   Applications, 2601

                   Change in ownership, requirements, 2602

                   Fees, 2611

             Records, requirements, 2603

             Unlawful acts, 2606

      Pet crematories, regulation, 2751

      Structure and equipment, examination, 2601

CRIME AGAINST NATURE

      Definition, 516, 517

      Prohibition of conduct between consenting adults of same sex removed, 515

CRIME, VICTIMS OF (See VICTIMS OF CRIME)

CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS GENERALLY

      Adoption

             Attorneys, receipt of compensation for finding children or parents, 459

             Unlawful placement, 74, 460

      Aged persons, commodity or security violations committed against, 1, 2

      AIDS, engaging in conduct likely to spread disease after testing positive and receiving notice, 1943

      Air pollution violations, 2860

      Alternative livestock, unlawful acts relating to, 431, 435

      Amusement rides, unlawful acts, 1332

      Architects, unlawful acts, 2472

      Assault (See ASSAULT)

      Boats, discharge of sewage into water, 56

      Burglary (See BURGLARY)

      Cable TV, unauthorized interception of services, 820

      Civil liability imposed on persons convicted of certain crimes, 77

      Commodities, violations concerning, 938

      Credit card drafts, unlawful presentation, 2876

      Crematories and cremation, unlawful acts, 2606

      Death penalty (See DEATH PENALTY)

      Declarations, false, 2742

      Deeds of trust, violations relating to reconveyance, 2337

      Disturbing the peace in public schools, 239

      Doing business under assumed name, false filing of certification of termination, 1023

      Domestic violence (See DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

      Driving under the influence (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

      Elections, crimes relating to (See ELECTIONS)

      Employee leasing companies, unlawful operation, 2419

      Felonies specifically (See FELONIES)

      Fraud (See FRAUD)

      Gaming, use or possession of counterfeit wagering instruments, 830, 831

      Gross misdemeanors specifically (See MISDEMEANORS—Gross misdemeanors)

      Groups, administrators of residential facilities for, unlicensed practice, 2144

      Handicapped license plates and parking placards, unauthorized use, 1390

      Health care facilities, failure to provide cancer records, 174

      Health care providers

             Criminal neglect of patients in medical facilities, 2497

             Unlawful referrals, 2594

      Homes for individual residential care, unregistered operation, 2556

      Homicide (See HOMICIDE)

      Hunting, fishing and trapping

             Failure of guide to accompany restricted nonresident deer hunter, 428

             Unlicensed activities or obtaining suspended or revoked license, 924

      Indian burial sites, violations relating to, 929

      Industrial insurance, 681-683, 756, 759, 760, 1873

      Justices of the peace, violations involving marriage ceremonies, 1463

      Kidnaping (See KIDNAPING)

      Legislature, knowing misrepresentation of facts in testimony before, 2849

      Medicaid cards, unlawful possession, transfer or use, 141

      Mental health facilities, unlawful acts, 2113, 2116

      Mobile telephone service, obtaining unlawfully, 872

      Mooring buoys, unlawful placement, 861

      Motor carriers, unlawful acts concerning handicapped persons, 2215

      Motor vehicle insurance, unlawful acts relating to, 2484, 2485

      Municipal judges, violations involving marriage ceremonies, 1463

      Murder (See MURDER)

      Patients in medical facilities, criminal neglect, 2497

      Pawnbrokers, unlawful acts, 2322

      Pet cemeteries, unlawful acts, 2751-2754

      Police ordinances, powers of Sparks city council, 228

      Prostitution, 808

      Public employees, intimidation of or threats against, 930

      Racketeering, civil action based on commission of offense, 453

      Residential confinement (See RESIDENTIAL CONFINEMENT)

      Residential designers, unlawful acts, 2472

      Restraining orders, violations, 511

      Robbery, definition includes theft in which force or fear used to facilitate escape, 253

      School buses, failure to install or use swing arm device, 169

      School pupils, possession of electronic communication or paging device, 2552

      Schools, violations involving safety drills, 112, 113

      Secondhand dealers, unlawful acts, 2323

      Securities exchanges, unregistered operation, 2414

      Securities, violations concerning, 938

      Sexual abuse of a child (See SEXUAL ABUSE OR EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN)

      Sexual assault (See SEXUAL ASSAULT)

      Sexual conduct, certain acts in public, 515

      Signal by peace officer, failure or refusal to stop, 524

      Smoking in certain public places, 2844

      Stalking, 509

      Surrogate mothers, unlawful payments, 2051

      Surveillance on certain public property, 2138

      Swimming pools, public, sanitation violations, 2505

      Tax-free exchanges of property, unlawful acts by intermediaries, 2021

      Telemarketing violations, 2100

      Telephone or telegraph service, obtaining with intent to avoid payment, 872, 1206

      Television, unlawful interception of cable services, 820

      Theft (See THEFT)

      Tinted windows of vehicles, violations, 2433

      Traffic accidents, failure to stop, give information or render aid, 2135

      Traffic laws (See TRAFFIC CONTROL)

      Vagrancy, 808

      Vessels, unauthorized abandonment, 221

      Vicious dogs, owning or keeping, 2888

      Water pollution, discharge of sewage from boats, 56

CRIMINAL HISTORY, RECORDS OF

      Civil rights restoration, criminal history to accompany request for, 38-40

      Credit reporting agencies, limit on disclosure of reports of criminal proceedings, 2462

      Sealing records, criminal history to accompany request for, 38

      Sexual assault victims, confidentiality of identifying information, 2476

CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS

      Attorney general, issuance of fictitious drivers’ licenses for investigators, 1188

      Deaths of children, multidisciplinary teams to review, 2051

      Federal agents, issuance of fictitious drivers’ licenses for investigations, 1188

      Industrial insurance violations and fraud, 683, 684, 773, 774, 781, 806

      Pesticide violations, investigation by district attorney, 1193

      Surveillance on certain public property, restrictions, 2138

      Wiretapping (See WIRETAPPING)

CRIMINAL PROCEDURE

      Children, certified as adults, jurisdiction of courts in later proceedings, 293

      Court-appointed attorneys, fees, 2465

      Extradition (See EXTRADITION)

      Legislative study of criminal justice system, 3123

      Plea bargaining (See PLEA BARGAINING)

      Preliminary hearings (See PRELIMINARY HEARINGS)

      Presentence investigations (See PRESENTENCE INVESTIGATIONS)

      Prisoners, allocation of costs of prosecution of persons acting in concert with, 457

      Sealing records (See SEALING RECORDS OF CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS)

      Testimony at hearing or examination, admission at trial, 75

      Videotaped depositions, use restricted, 251

      Witnesses (See WITNESSES AND TESTIMONY)

CRUELTY TO ANIMALS

      Care and sale of certain animals, regulation, 2145-2152

CRUSTACEANS

      Importation or sale of salt water crustaceans exempt from provisions concerning unlawful sales of fish, 67

CULTURAL AFFAIRS, COMMISSION FOR

      Award of financial assistance, limitations, 1348

      Composition, 1495

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

      Grants for preservation and promotion of resources, determination of total amount of financial assistance needed, 1347

      Reorganized within department of museums, library and arts, 1579

CULTURAL RESOURCES AND ACTIVITIES

      Bingo, operation of charitable games in support of activities, 1159

      Historical buildings, preservation and protection, 1348

CUSTODY (See CHILD CUSTODY)

CYANIDE

      Mining operations, permit required to develop or maintain artificial body of water containing chemicals, 1326

D

DAIRY COMMISSION, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 1142

      Reorganized within department of business and industry, 1775

DAMAGES (See also ACTIONS)

      Common-interest communities, recovery of punitive damages in action relating to, 2377

      Credit reporting agencies, punitive damages for willful failure to comply with law, 2462

      Deceptive trade practices directed toward elderly or disabled persons, punitive damages, 1979

      Sexual assault victims, recovery of punitive damages in certain actions, 2478

      Telemarketing, unlawful solicitation of elderly or disabled persons, punitive damages, 1980

DAMS

      Construction, approval of plans by state engineer, 206

DANCE STUDIOS

      Applicability of statutory provisions, 1962

      Contracts, requirements, 1964, 1965

      Definition, 1956

      Registration required, 1962

      Security requirements, 1963

      Violations of statutory provisions constitute deceptive trade practices, 1966

DANGEROUS DRUGS

      Ambulances or other authorized vehicles, sales of drugs to stock vehicles, 450

      Animal technicians, authority to possess and administer, 1218

      Chiropractors, authority to possess and administer, 1218

      Correctional institutions, authority of designated persons to possess and administer, 1217

      Criminal offenders, study of drug abuse among, 3121

      Dialysis technicians, authority to possess and administer, 1217

      Fetal drug syndrome, legislative study, 3103

      Furnishings drugs not introduced in interstate commerce, suspension of proceedings on participation in certain program, 1234

      Group care facilities, possession and administration by employees, 1214, 1218

      Manufacturer defined, 636

      Nurses, authority to possess and administer, 1217

      Physical therapists, authority to possess and administer, 1218

      Physicians’ assistants, authority to possess and administer, 1217

      Prescriptions, refilling, 638

      State employees or applicants, testing for presence of drugs, 2252

      Ultimate user defined, possession and administration of drugs, 1216, 1217

DATA PROCESSING, ADVISORY COMMITTEE FOR

      Abolished, 1927

DATA PROCESSING, DEPARTMENT OF

      Coordination of governmental collection of money and information, 1470

      Director, member of committee to approve retention and disposition schedules for state records, 208

      Employment or reclassification of personnel to perform data processing, approval, 446

      Reorganized into department of information services, 1541

      Study of consolidation of data processing centers, 3125

DEAF PERSONS (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

DEATH

      Children, review of deaths by multidisciplinary teams, 2051

      Cremation (See CREMATION)

      Dead bodies, release by registered nurse to licensed funeral director, 1158

      Pronouncement of death, authority of registered nurses, 1158

      State registrar, provision of information regarding deaths, 1159

      Suicide prevention, establishment of program of instruction, 1208

DEATH PENALTY

      Conviction of more than one murder in first or second degree, 76

      Separate penalty hearing, conduct, 322

DEBT ADJUSTING

      Licensees, administrative fines for violations, 902

DECEDENTS’ ESTATES (See ESTATES OF DECEDENTS)

DECEPTIVE TRADE PRACTICES (See TRADE REGULATIONS AND PRACTICES)

DEED OF TRUST

      Fees charged by trustee for reconveyance or release, 2337

      Foreclosure, limitations on amount of deficiency judgments, 152, 153

      Legislative study of laws concerning disclosure of information, 3122

      Penalty for violations relating to reconveyance or release, 2337

      Public employees’ retirement system, investment provisions repealed, 479

      Reciprocal insurers, execution of documents, 649

      Release by title insurer following failure to record reconveyance, 2336

DEER (See also WILDLIFE)

      Alternative livestock, definition and regulation, 429

      Hunting (See HUNTING)

DEFAMATION

      Gaming licensees, information supplied to regulatory agencies absolutely privileged, 184

      Legislative proceedings, absolute privilege of witnesses, 2849

DEFENDANTS

      Civil actions generally (See ACTIONS)

      Criminal procedure generally (See CRIMINAL PROCEDURE)

      Imposition of sentence without presence of defendant authorized in certain circumstances, 933

DEFERRED COMPENSATION PROGRAM FOR STATE EMPLOYEES

      Committee, authorized expenditures, 1135

DEFINITIONS

      Abstract of title, 2333

      Abuse (mental health facilities), 2113

      Accessory road, 1402

      Accident benefits (industrial insurance), 692

      Acknowledgment, 200

      Adjuster (insurance), 2389

      Administrator of a residential facility for groups, 2139

      Adult (juvenile courts), 292

      Adverse action (credit reporting agencies), 2459

      Affordable housing, 1472

      Agricultural use, 1456

      Alternative livestock, 429

      Amusement park, 1331

      Amusement ride, 1331

      Animal shelter, 2145

      Animals (brands and marks), 433

      Architect, 2467

      Assisted conception, 2051

      Association of self-insured private employers (industrial insurance), 659

      Association of self-insured public employers (industrial insurance), 659

      Average monthly wage (industrial insurance), 693

      Baccarat commission, 288

      Bank-offered spot rate, 194

      Basic cost of cigarettes, 2473

      Beeper, 2553

      Board of regents, 340

      Boat-fueling facility, hoist, ramp and slip, 1456

      Body shop, 2347

      Business today, 1956, 1958, 1960

      Candidate, 265

      Cashless wagering system, 829

      Cattery, 2146

      Certificate of compliance (mobile homes), 2052

      Certified vocational rehabilitation counselor (industrial insurance), 659

      Chance promotion (telemarketing), 2100

      Charitable or nonprofit activity, 1159

      Cheat (gaming), 830

      Child (juvenile courts), 292

      Child care facility, 870

      City surveyor, 2557

      Client company, 2419

      Common elements (common-interest communities), 2356

      Community college, 340

      Consumer report, 2460

      Controlled fire, 1202

      Corporal punishment, 2622

      Corporation for public benefit, 1472

      Cost to the wholesale dealer (cigarettes), 2473

      County of residence (welfare), 277

      Court reporter, 1404

      Covered claim (insurance guaranty association), 1396

      Credit reporting agency, 2273, 2460

      Credit service organization, 2273

      Cremation, 2609

      Crematory, 2609

      Dance studio, 1956

      Dangerous knife, 40

      Dangerous weapon, 40

      Dealer (motor vehicles), 2339

      Deputy clerk (elections), 2167

      Disabled person, 1978, 1979

      Discharge (sewage), 57

      Disposal site, 14

      Domestic well, 1155

      Educational foundation, 2305

      Elderly person, 1978

      Eligible bidder (public works), 2247

      Emergency medical dispatcher, 2117

      Employee leasing company, 2419

      Environmental provision, 153

      Environmentally impaired, 153

      Essential employee (securities), 1227

      Farmers’ market, 432, 433

      Financial planner, 1372

      Fishes, fishing and fished, 66

      Floating dock or platform, 1456

      Food stamp assistance, 2057

      Foreign money, 194

      Foreign-money claim, 194

      Funeral service or services, 2616

      Gaming device, 307

      Gaming employee, 308

      General obligation debt, 2655

      Gift (lobbying), 2587

      Gifted and talented pupil, 2159

      Gross revenue (gaming), 288

      Harass, 1171

      Hazardous substance, 153

      Health care facility, 174

      Health care records, 916

      Health club, 1956

      Hearing aid specialist, 1337

      High voltage, 878

      Home (property tax assistance), 2881, 2882

      Home for individual residential care, 2556

      Human remains, 2601

      Identifying number (common-interest communities), 2356

      Incarcerated (industrial insurance), 659

      Income (child support), 542

      Independent agent (gaming), 308

      Institutional pharmacy, 1989, 1990

      Insurer (industrial insurance), 694, 775

      Intended parents (surrogacy), 2051

      Interested stockholder (corporations), 968

      Intern pharmacist, 630

      Investment adviser representative, 1227

      Justifiable homicide, 931, 932

      Kennel, 2146

      Label of compliance (mobile homes), 2052

      License, license fees, licensee (gaming), 308

      Limited health service, 2402

      Littoral or riparian residential parcel, 1456

      Livestock, 434

      Low-income home energy assistance, 2057

      Low-income household, 1328

      Low-income weatherization assistance, 2057

      Manufacturer

             Dangerous drugs, 1223

             Gaming, 829

             Pharmacy, 630, 636, 1219

      Marine sanitation device, 57

      Medicaid card, 141

      Medical benefits (occupational diseases), 765

      Medical facility, 1158

      Medical laboratory, 499

      Mining operation, 1327

      Mobile telephone service, 871

      Money (FOREIGN MONEY), 194

      Mooring buoy, 861, 1456

      Motorboat, 222

      Municipal solid waste landfill, 10

      Neglect (mental health facilities), 2113

      Nonreturning legislator, 882

      Notarial act, 200

      Notarial officer, 200

      Off-track pari-mutuel system, 2049

      Off-track pari-mutuel wagering, 2049

      Offense (public works), 2247

      Official state records, 209

      Organization for managed care (industrial insurance), 660

      Overhead lines, 878

      Package plant for sewage treatment, 909

      Participating member (limited-liability companies), 1009

      Pedestrian mall, 1173

      Person with a disability which limits or impairs the ability to walk, 1386

      Petroleum products, 58

      Physical therapist’s technician, 2543

      Pier, 1456

      Police officer (occupational diseases), 550

      Practice of residential design, 2468

      Program for the enforcement of child support, 2057

      Pronouncement of death, 1159

      Property taxes accrued (property tax assistance), 2882

      Public swimming pool, 2504

      Public work, 2131

      Pupil with a disability, 2159

      Rate of exchange, 194

      Receiver (nonprofit corporations), 990

      Recreational dredging, 1456

      Recreational vehicle park, 2037

      Recycling center, 1441

      Registered office

             Corporations, 944, 990

             Limited-liability companies, 1012

      Registered owner, 2037

      Residential facility for groups, 1213, 2139

      Restricted nonresident deer tag, 427

      Robbery, 253

      Salesman

             Motor vehicles, 2340

             Telemarketing, 2101

      School crossing zone, 2586

      School employee, 240

      School zone, 2586

      Screening test (state employees), 2252

      Securities exchange, 2414

      Seller (telemarketing), 2101

      Service company (industrial insurance), 660

      Sewage, 57

      Sewerage project, 48

      Solid waste management authority, 10

      Solid waste management system, 14

      Special elective tax, 2656

      Spot rate, 194

      State officer (elections), 2167

      Supportive personnel (pharmacy), 2153

      Surgical center for ambulatory patients, 207

      Surrogate, 2051

      Surviving spouse (industrial insurance), 753

      Take (wildlife laws), 133

      Taxing district, 26

      Title insurance business, 2333

      Title policy, 2334

      Trust liability (funeral services contracts), 2616

      Ultimate user, 1215, 1216

      Under way (vessels), 223

      University, 340

      University foundation, 2623

      Value (eminent domain), 525

      Vehicle (programs for recycling), 18

      Vessel, 57, 1457

      Water already appropriated, 321

      Wholesaler

             Dangerous drugs, 1223

      Pharmacy, 1220

DENTAL CARE, PLANS FOR

      Forms, approval required, 2398

      Marketing and administrative expenses, regulation, 2401

      Reserves deposit, 2401

      Unauthorized insurers, applicability of law to dental plans, 2391

DENTISTS

      Board of dental examiners

             Authorized expenditures, 1145

             Confidentiality of records and information, 2742

             Review of certain courses of continuing education, fees, 2744

      Continuing education, 2744

      Disciplinary action, 784, 785, 2742

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

      Tax on providers of medical care repealed, 1976

DEPOSITIONS

      Videotaped depositions, use restricted, 251

DETENTION FACILITIES (See JAILS AND LOCAL DETENTION FACILITIES)

DETENTION HOMES (See also JUVENILE SERVICES)

      Employees, appointment, dismissal and salaries, 461, 462

      Investigations, 461

DIALYSIS TECHNICIANS

      Dangerous drugs, authority to possess and administer, 1217

DIESEL FUEL

      Petroleum products defined to include diesel fuel, 58

      Sales regulated, 58-64

      Specifications, provision repealed, 64

DISABLED PERSONS (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

DISCOUNT GOODS OR SERVICES, ORGANIZATIONS FOR BUYING

      Distribution of security, action for interpleader or hearing to determine, 1961

      Injunctions to require deposit and maintenance of security, 1961

      Violations of statutory provisions constitute deceptive trade practices, 1962

DISCRIMINATION

      City and county employment, discrimination based on disabilities prohibited, 471, 472

      Criminal justice system, legislative study, 3123

      Educational system, actions to end gender bias urged, 3091

      Stalking based on discrimination, penalty, 511

      State employment, discrimination based on age, disability or sex prohibited, 469

DISEASES

      AIDS (See AIDS)

      Death caused by communicable disease, regulation of transport of body for cremation, 2602

      Occupational diseases (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES)

      Sexually transmitted diseases (See SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES)

DISPLACED HOMEMAKERS, BOARD FOR THE EDUCATION AND COUNSELING OF

      Reorganized within department of employment, rehabilitation and training, 1480

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

      Arbitration (See ARBITRATION)

      Mediation (See MEDIATION)

      Neighborhood justice centers, prospective expiration repealed, 1213

DISTRICT ATTORNEYS

      Accounts owed county, duties concerning uncollectible accounts, 1199

      Affidavit of property owner or occupant, notification to defendant of use, 548

      Air pollution, prosecution of violations, 2850

      Appointments for limited duration, civil liability and private practice of law, 2259

      Child support actions

             Civil penalty, enforcement, 1030

             Discretionary release of information, 540

             Identification of business, professional or occupational licensees in arrears, reports, 1031

      Compensation, commission to review, creation and duties, 2633

      Deceptive trade practices, civil penalties for acts directed toward elderly or disabled persons, 1978

      Deputy district attorneys in large counties included in merit personnel system, 2088

      Elections

             Action to recover civil penalties, 2172

             Field registrars, reports of violations by, 2191

      Electricity, enforcement of civil penalty relating to high voltage overhead lines, 880

      Employment actions, recovery of costs and fees, 901

      First degree murder, signature on waiver of separate penalty hearing, 322

      Foreign corporations, recovery of penalty for failure to publish statement, 986

      Health insurance, enforcement of court order requiring enrollment of children, 237

      Larceny or certain other crimes, notification to victim of disposition of charges, 77

      Paternity, notice to welfare division of impending support action, 541

      Pen registers or trap and trace devices, court order for use by investigators, 83

      Pesticide violations, investigation or filing criminal complaint, 1193

      Property retained as evidence, procedure for return to rightful owner, 279

      Stalking, notification to victims of disposition of case, 511

      Telemarketing, civil penalties for unlawful solicitation of elderly or disabled persons, 1979

      Telemarketing violations, prosecution, 2100

      Tort claims against local agencies, compilation of summary as public record, 1163

      Whistleblowers, defense of complainant in civil action, 2848

DISTRICT COURTS

      Alcohol and drug abuse treatment programs, authority to establish, 1233

      Children certified as adults, jurisdiction of courts, 293

      Clerks, notarial acts authorized, 200

      Judges

             Commission to review compensation, creation and duties, 2633

             Joint board for juvenile services, composition, 1323

             Notarial acts, performance authorized, 200

             Salaries and judicial pensions, appropriations, 278, 279, 1115

             Salary increase during term allowed, 2987

             Travel and subsistence allowances, 2503

             Vesting in retirement program, number of years required, 1169

DISTRICTS

      Actions, by or against (See ACTIONS—State or local governments)

      Bonds (See BONDS AND OTHER OBLIGATIONS)

      Budgets (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Businesses, districts to finance costs of improving, creation authorized, 254

      Emergency telephone number, submission to voters of establishment of taxing district to provide, 1038, 1044

      Employees generally (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Finances (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES)

      Fire protection (See FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICTS, COUNTY)

      Flood control (See FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICTS)

      General improvement (See GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS)

      Investments, creation and use of pooled long-term investment account, 257

      Irrigation (See IRRIGATION DISTRICTS)

      Legislative study of laws governing creation, 3119

      Library districts (See LIBRARIES)

      Local improvements (See LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS)

      Maintenance of improvements, prospective expiration of taxing districts to finance repealed, 258

      Metropolitan police departments, voter approval of taxing districts to provide additional officers, 26

      Park districts, creation and financing, 64, 65, 337

      Pedestrian malls, creation of assessment district, 1177

      Police protection, prospective expiration of taxing districts to provide additional officers repealed, 258

      Records (See PUBLIC RECORDS)

      Sales of tangible personal property, exemption from sales and use taxes, 2314

      Schools (See SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Transportation districts, submission of question to voters, 1037

      Unfunded mandates prohibited, 1349

      Virgin Valley Water District, creation, 159-168

      Water (See WATER DISTRICTS)

      Water conservation, localities urged to continue efforts, 3077

DISTURBING THE PEACE

      Public schools, unlawful acts, 239

DIVING

      Operation of vessel within certain distance of diver’s flag restricted, 1025

DIVORCE

      Alimony (See ALIMONY)

      Child custody (See CHILD CUSTODY)

      Child Support (See CHILD SUPPORT)

      Community property (See COMMUNITY PROPERTY)

      Filing fees

             Additional fee that may be imposed by counties, amount, 1356

             Legal aid services, increase in fees for support of, 479

      Health insurance, enforcement of court order requiring enrollment of children, 237

      Joint tenancy, disposition of property held in, 2550

DOG HANDLERS

      Administrative fines, 893

      Disciplinary action, 458, 893

      Licensing board (See PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR’S LICENSING BOARD)

      Unlicensed, activities, citations and fines, 289

DOGS AND CATS

      Animal shelters

             Definition, 2145

             Sanitation, health and safety requirements, 2147-2149

      Applicability of statutory provisions, 2146

      Catteries

             Definition, 2146

             Sanitation, health and safety requirements, 2147-2149

      Cemeteries for pets, regulation, 2749

      Kennels

             Definition, 2146

             Sanitation, health and safety requirements, 2147-2149

      Sales by retailers or dealers, requirements, 2149-2151

      Society for prevention of cruelty to animals, enforcement of statutory provisions prohibited, 2147

      Vicious or dangerous dogs, owning or keeping, 2887

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

      Account for aid to victims of domestic violence

             Administration by child and family services division, 551

             Grants, determination of money to be allocated for, 551

      Admissibility of evidence and expert testimony in criminal proceedings, 1107

      Protection, temporary orders for, court authorized to expedite issuance, 810

DOUGLAS COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Governmental Tax Acts, 1945

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

DRIVERS’ LICENSES (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE

      Abuse of alcohol or drugs

             Evaluation of offender and order for treatment, 2890

             Failure to complete successfully program of treatment, penalty, 2892

             Presentence investigation report to include evaluation of defendant, 2016

             Psychologists, authority to conduct evaluations, 2016

      Administrative assessments, imposition, 2891

      Affirmative defense of consumption after driving but before test, 539

      Blood, urine or breath tests

             Certification of persons making calibrations or operating devices, regulation, 2072

             Devices for testing for intoxication, regulation, 2072

             Expert’s results admissible with declaration under penalty of perjury, 84

             Fee for chemical analysis, collection and use, 2463

             Involuntary samples, procedure for taking, 117

             Measurement of alcohol in person’s breath, 2072-2076

             Subsequent test within 2 hours after driving, effect, 539

      Driver’s license suspended or restricted for commission of offense, penalties for driving without license, 113

      Presumption based on percentage of alcohol in blood and results of chemical analysis, provision repealed, 540

      Residential confinement as punishment, 2892

      Victim-impact panels, attendance after conviction of offense, 250

DRUG ABUSE PROGRAMS

      Controlled substances convictions, suspension of proceedings for certain offenses on participation in program, 1234

      Courts authorized to establish programs for treatment, 1233

      Criminals

             Eligibility of convicted addict to elect treatment, 1235

             Legislative study to evaluate treatment in lieu of incarceration, 3121

      DUI offenders

             Evaluation of offender and order for treatment, 2890

             Presentence investigation report to include evaluation of eligibility for treatment, 2016

      Pregnant and postpartum women, legislative study of needs of programs, 3103

DRUGS (See CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES; DANGEROUS DRUGS)

DRUGSTORES (See PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY)

DRUNK DRIVING (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

DUMPS (See SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL)

DURABLE POWER OF ATTORNEY

      Controlled substances and dangerous drugs, ultimate user includes authorized person, 1215, 1216

E

EARTHQUAKES

      Schools, drills on safety procedures, 112

EASEMENTS

      Abandonment, 2580

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

      Commission on economic development

             Appropriation, 1115

             Authorized expenditures, 1135

             Contingency fund, requests for allocation from, 819

             Director, member of state council on libraries and literacy, 1581-1582

             Employees, salaries, 1933

             Fees for services provided, imposition and use, 2278

             Motion pictures, division of, collection of business tax, 2422

             Public service commission’s proceedings concerning certain utilities, participation authorized, 818

             Recycling businesses, certification of certain new businesses and report to legislature, 818, 819

             Science, engineering and technology director, duties and reports, 1991

             Small counties, authority concerning development, 832

      Infrastructure, study of methods of financing, 3117

      Pedestrian malls, establishment in larger cities, 1171

      Recycling, retail wheeling for certain new businesses, 817-819

      Small counties, community development and development of nongaming recreation and tourism authorized, 833

      State money, investments to stimulate development, 3080

      Tax-exempt bonds, continuation of state’s authority to issue certain bonds urged, 3095

      Venture capital, prospective expiration of provisions concerning establishment of program delayed, 922

ECONOMIC FORUM

      Duties, 2209, 2210

      Impaneling, 2208

      Legislative declaration, 2208

      Members, appointment and qualifications, 2209

      Technical advisory committee on future state revenues

             Composition, 2210

             Duties, 2210, 2211

EDUCATION

      Abandoned mine sites, establishment of program to educate public on dangers of hazardous conditions, 210

      Adult education, authorized expenditures, 138, 1437

      Apprenticeships, establishment of internship programs for school pupils, 1319

      Bingo games, operation by nonprofit educational organizations, 1159

      Child Health Care Month, dissemination of information, 2981

      Community colleges (See COMMUNITY COLLEGES)

      Dropouts

             At-risk pupils, alternative programs for, 458

             Suspended or expelled pupils, enrollment in certain alternative programs, 2306

      Emergency medical dispatchers, training programs, 2117

      Foundations (See EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS; UNIVERSITY FOUNDATIONS)

      Health education for minors, account for, creation and administration, 2843

      Legislative study of structure and financing of public education, 3109

      National educational goals supported, 3054

      Postsecondary institutions (See POSTSECONDARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS)

      Prisoners, education of illiterate offenders, 2516

      Private schools (See SCHOOLS, PRIVATE)

      Public schools (See SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

      Sales of personal property by educational organizations, exemption from sales and use taxes, 2314

      School finances (See SCHOOL FINANCES)

      Securities division, revolving account for investigation, enforcement and education, 1225

      Superintendent (See SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION)

      University of Nevada (See UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA SYSTEM)

EDUCATION, COMMISSION ON PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS IN

      Special education, licensing and training standards for teachers urged, 3133

      Specialization in teaching, identification of fields and establishment of educational requirements, 441

EDUCATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Administrative Procedure Act, applicability, 859

      Appropriations, 1115, 1116

      Authorized expenditures, 1136

      Basic support guarantee, recalculation, 1434

      Child Health Care Month, dissemination of information, 2981

      Director, member of state council on libraries and literacy, 1581-1582

      Employees, salaries, 1933

      Licensed personnel, receipt of information concerning employment, 1432

      Pupil-teacher ratio, reports concerning, 1363

      Specialization in teaching, endorsements for, 441

EDUCATION, STATE BOARD OF

      Accountability program, reports, 2745

      Adult roles and responsibilities, establishment of program of instruction, 1207

      Apprentice internship programs, progress reports, 1319

      Gender bias, actions to end urged, 3091

      Hearing officers, selection, 183

      Licensed personnel, powers and duties concerning suspension or revocation of license, 857, 858

      School-based decision making

             Pilot program to evaluate feasibility, establishment, 2889

             Waiver of regulations of board, 2887

      Special education, establishment of minimum standards for instruction, 2160

      Specialization in teaching, provision of approved courses for study of endorsements, 442

      Suicide prevention, establishment of program of instruction, 1208

      Swing arm devices, approval, 169

EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS

      Contributors, confidentiality of names and contributions, 2305

      Definition, 2305

      Meetings, applicability of open meeting law, 2305, 2308

      Real property transfer tax, exemption, 2305, 2308, 2309

      Records open to public inspection, 2305, 2307

ELDERLY PERSONS (See AGED PERSONS)

ELDORADO VALLEY ADVISORY GROUPS

      Abolished, 1927

ELECTIONS

      Absent ballots

             Applications available for inspection, 2185

             Armed forces personnel, 2186

             Copying information from application, liability of county clerk, 2185

             Disposition of ballots in case of emergency, establishment of procedure, 2179

             Fraudulent requests, penalty, 2185

             Return by person other than voter requesting ballot, penalty, 2187

             Returns to be reported separately, 2187

             Special absent ballot, use, 2185

             Voting in person, 2186, 2187

             Written notice required, forms, 2184, 2185

      Addresses, mail distribution businesses to provide to county clerks, 2173

      Armed forces personnel, registration and voting, 2168, 2186

      Ballot boxes

             Challenged voters, special ballot box, 2184

             Early voting, 2171

      Ballots

             Color prescribed by secretary of state, 2168

             Date and mark to indicate at which election ballot will be used, 2168

             Destruction, notice requirements, 2187

             Minor political parties, listing, 2174, 2175

             Nonpartisan offices, listing, 2174, 2180

             Sample ballots to include information relating to proposed bond issues, 1418, 2659

      Candidates

             Certified list of candidates, transmittal to county clerks, 2178

             Declaration or acceptance of candidacy

                   Receipt on submission, contents, 2664

                   Time for filing, 2168, 2175

             Definition, 265

             Independent candidates (See Independent candidates, this heading)

             Legislative candidates, form of declaration of residency, 2177

             Minor political parties, placement of candidates on ballots, 2174, 2175

             Names under which persons may be candidates, 2177

             Nonpartisan nominations, filling of vacancies, 2174

             Reno, voting in primary for councilmen representing specific ward, 1469

             Residency

                   Fire protection districts, board of directors, 521

                   Henderson, requirements for certain candidates, 45

                   Legislative candidates, form of declaration of residency, 2177

                   Sparks, requirements for city attorney, 228

             Special elections, time for filing declaration or acceptance of candidacy, 2168

             Town boards, time for filing notice of candidacy, 30, 1045

      Canvass of votes

             Absent ballots, returns to be reported separately, 2187

             Early voting returns, 2172

      Challenges to voters, 2171, 2183, 2184

      Civil penalties for violations, 2172

      Crimes relating to elections

             Absent ballots

                   Fraudulent requests, 2185

                   Return by person other than voter requesting ballot, 2187

             County clerks or field registrars, unlawful acts, 2167, 2191, 2198

             Early voting area, electioneering near, 2172

             False representation as field registrar, 2191

             Intimidation of electors, 2669

             Listing of registered voters, defacing, 2182

             Mail registration, unlawful acts, 2194

             Public officer or other person willfully neglecting duties, 2198

             Recall of public officer, failure to file petition after filing notice of intent, 2407

             Registration to vote, false pretenses and representations, 2198

      Deputy clerks

             Appointment and duties, 2170

             Definition, 2167

      Deputy registrars

             Affidavits of registration, issuance and contents of receipts, 2191, 2192

             Compensation

                   Provision repealed, 2202

                   Unlawful receipt, 2167

             Name changed to field registrars, 2190

             Powers and duties, 2190, 2191

             Prohibited acts, 2191, 2198

      Election board officers, appointment of high school pupils as trainees, 527

      Fire protection districts, county

             Reorganized as district created by election, 521

             Single candidate for office of director declared elected, 301

      Henderson, residency requirements for certain candidates, 45

      High school pupils, appointment as trainees for election board officers, 527

      Independent candidates

             Contents of petition, 2668

             Copy of petition, filing before circulating petition required, 2668

             Intimidation of electors, penalty, 2669

             Receipt after submission of petition, contents, 2664

             Time for filing petition, 2668

             Verification of signatures on petition, 2664-2667

      Initiative (See INITIATIVE PETITIONS)

      Legislative candidates, form of declaration of residency, 2177

      Local and statewide questions

             Bond proposals

                   Sample ballot and notice of election to contain certain information, 1418, 2659

                   Submission to voters at special, primary or general election, 1065, 1066

             Capital projects, imposition of property tax for accumulation in fund for, 1149, 1150

             Explanation and argument to be included, 2189, 2190

             Fee for increased costs of including on ballot, 2189

             Metropolitan police departments, imposition of tax for additional officers, 26

             Mineral County, increase of certain taxes for support of schools, 2506

             Municipal projects, combination of bond issue and tax levy into single question, 65

             Nye County, creation of certain library districts, 2511

             Primary elections, submission of questions to voters authorized, 1032-1106

             Property tax, imposition of additional tax, 2660, 2662

             Public mass transportation and construction of public roads tax, increase in rate, 1423

             Sales and use tax, exemptions, 105, 2314, 3106

             Time for submission to county clerk, 2189

             Tourism, tax for promotion of, increase in rate, 1423

             Transmittal to secretary of state, 2665

             Tricounty railway commission, imposition of sales or property tax, 2329

      Mechanical voting systems

             Accuracy certification board, composition, 2199

             Approval, 2198

             Computer program, preparation and protection, 2199

             Standards, 2199

      Nonpartisan offices

             Listing on ballot, 2174, 2180

             Vacancy in nonpartisan nomination, filling, 2174

      Political parties (See POLITICAL PARTIES)

      Polling places

             Early voting, 2169

             Posting of list of voters required, penalties for defacement, 2181

      Precincts, prohibitions on abolishment, consolidation or change, 2168

      Presidential elections (See PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS)

      Primary elections

             Questions (See also Local and statewide questions, this heading)

                   Local questions, time for submission to county clerks, 2189

                   Submission to voters at primary election, 1032-1106

             Reno, charter amendment, 22

      Recall of public officers (See RECALL OF PUBLIC OFFICERS)

      Referendum (See REFERENDUM PETITIONS)

      Registration

             Affidavits or applications

                   Cancellation, 2196

                   Form and receipts, 2192

             Armed forces personnel, 2168

             Cancellation of registration, procedure, 2196

             Certificate of error, issuance, 2179

             Closure of registration, time, 2197

             Compensation to register voters based on number of persons or political party prohibited, 2167

             Computer records, verification of signatures, 2168

             Designation of party affiliation or nonaffiliation, 2167

             Election board register kept by computer, requirements, 2169

            False pretenses and representations, penalty, 2198

            Home registration under certain conditions, 2173

            Identification, requirements, 181

            List of registered voters, distribution and publication, 2188, 2197

             Mail registration

                   Applications, contents and receipts, 2194

                   Assistance in completing application, 2194

                   Political parties, requests for applications, 2189

                   Unlawful acts, penalty, 2194

                   Voting in person, exceptions to requirement, 2180

             Motor vehicles department, registration by, 2194, 2195

             Name changes, registration following, 2192

             Nevada Day, registration offices may remain open during election years, 2198

             Out-of-state electors, form, 2190

             Presidential elections, registration of nonresidents, 2169

             Unlawful acts by county clerk or deputy registrar, 2191, 2198

             Voter registration card, issuance, 2192, 2193

      Reno, City of

             Time for holding municipal elections, 20-24

             Voting in primary for councilmen representing specific ward, 1469

      School district trustees, time for filing certificate of number and offices to be filled, 2207

      Secretary of state

             Absent ballots, establishment of procedure for disposition in emergency, 2179

             Armed forces personnel, establishment of program for registration, 2168

             Chief officer of elections, designation as, 2664

             Investigation division, assistance in investigations, 2671

             Laws, regulations and interpretations, preparation and distribution, 2179

             Local questions, transmittal to, 2665

             Mechanical voting systems, approval, 2198

             Petitions, preparation of informational pamphlet on requirements, 2664

             Recall requirements, preparation and distribution of informational pamphlet, 2406

      Sparks, residency requirements for city attorney, 228

      Special elections

             Candidates, time for filing declaration or acceptance of candidacy, 2168

             Limitations and prohibitions on holding, 1032-1106

             Recall of public officers, 2406, 2409, 3135

      State officer defined, 2167

      Third-class cities, number of municipal wards authorized, 53

      Town boards, time for filing notice of candidacy, 30, 1045

      Virgin Valley Water District, 164-166

      Voting

             Armed forces personnel, 2168

             Challenged voters, procedure for voting, 2183, 2184

             Computer records, verification of signatures, 2168

             Early voting

                   Ballot board, appointment, composition and duties, 2171, 2172

                   Ballot boxes, requirements, 2171

                   Ballots, issuance, 2169, 2170

                   Canvass of votes, 2172

                   Challenges, 2171

                   Electioneering near voting area prohibited, 2172

                   Polling places, establishment, opening and closing, 2169

                   Publication of voting locations and dates and hours, 2170

                   Roster, contents, 2170

                   Time for voting, dates and hours, 2169

             Extension of deadline in particular election, notice requirements, 2172

             Identification, forms of, 2181

             Mail registration, exceptions to requirement to vote in person, 2180

             Registration card, issuance and contents, 2192, 2193

ELECTRICITY

      Colorado River commission, issuance of bonds to acquire system for transmission of electricity, 123

      Economic development commission authorized to participate in proceedings concerning electric companies, 818

      High voltage overhead lines, restrictions and penalties provided for certain activities near, 878-880

      Legislative study of energy use and sources in state, 3126

      Property tax

             Centrally assessed property, fees for assessment and collection, 2216

             Electrical energy produced from recycled material, exemption provided, 2888

             New recycling businesses, exemption provided, 819

      Recycling

             Electrical energy produced from recycled material, property tax exemption, 2888

             Retail wheeling for certain new businesses, 817-819

      Western Area Power Administration, transfer urged, 2994

ELK (See also WILDLIFE)

      Alternative livestock, definition and regulation, 429

      Hunting (See HUNTING)

ELKO CONVENTION AND VISITORS AUTHORITY

      Bond issues, elections, 1100, 1101

ELKO COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Government Tax Acts, 1945

EMBEZZLEMENT

      Dental care organizations, diversion or appropriation of reserves, 2402

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

      Comprehensive, coordinated approach to management, development, 825

      Highways, establishment of system of emergency telephones on certain highways, 2338

      Schools, drills on procedures in event of chemical explosion or other emergencies, 112

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT, DIVISION OF (See MILITARY, DEPARTMENT OF THE)

 EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

      Ambulances (See AMBULANCES AND AIR AMBULANCES)

      Controlled substances and dangerous drugs, sales to stock emergency vehicles, 450

      Emergency medical dispatchers

             Definition, 2117

             Training and certification, 2117

             Volunteer dispatchers in small counties, immunity from liability, 2117

      Emergency medical technicians

             Certification standards, 2829

             Medical laboratories, collection of specimens, 2842

      Local boards of health, regulatory authority in large counties, 2827

      Medical directors, immunity for volunteer directors in small counties, 2117

EMERGENCY RESPONSE COMMISSION, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 1143

      Division of emergency management, authority to regulate, 1318

      Hazardous materials

             Coordination of collection of fees and standardization of forms, 264

             State and local governmental agencies to cooperate in management of activities, 264

      Immunity from civil liability, 823

      Regional response teams, legislative study, 3075

      SARA, authority to regulate coordination of activities related to, 1318

EMINENT DOMAIN (See also TAKINGS)

      Assessment of value, considerations, 525

      Notice of pendency of action filed by state, exemption from recording fees, 52

      Pedestrian malls, acquisition of property for, 1175

      Tricounty railway commission, authority, 2328

      Value, definition, 525

      Variance granted for certain relocated businesses, equivalent licenses to be granted similar businesses affected by, 2213

      Virgin Valley Water District, authority, 161

EMISSION CONTROL

      Clean Air Act, compliance with, 2850

      Confidential information, 2855

      Legislative study of methods to control emissions, 3126

      Long-term lessors, provision of evidence to lessees, 1395

      Violations, penalties, 2850, 2856, 2860

EMPLOYEE LEASING COMPANIES

      Actions for failure to comply with law, 2421

      Certificates of insurance

             Applications, requirements, 2419, 2420

             Expiration, 2419

             Issuance, 2419

             Revocation, grounds, 2420

      Client companies

             Definition, 2419

             Liability for contributions, premium, forfeits or interest attributable to wages, 2421

      Definition, 2419

      Employment relationships established by written agreements, 2420

      Status as employer, 2420

      Unlawful operation, penalty, 2419

EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES

      City officers and employees (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      County officers and employees (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Drug-free workplaces, programs to ensure urged, 3021

      Exploited children, program to coordinate activities and information concerning, 1374

      Health insurance

             Enforcement of court order requiring enrollment of children, 237

             Notice of intent to change insurers or terminate, reduce or modify benefits, 1982

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Mining, number of hours employees may work in underground mines, 821

      Political affiliations, fines for violations relating to, 900

      Spotters, fines for violations relating to, 900

      State officers and employees

             Employment of former officer or employee by business regulated by state restricted, 2496

             Generally (See STATE OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Terminated employee, penalty for preventing other employment of, 901

      Wages (See WAGES)

      Wellness programs, employers encouraged to establish, 3021

EMPLOYMENT SECURITY COUNCIL, NEVADA

      Composition, 1816

EMPLOYMENT SECURITY DEPARTMENT

      Authorized expenditures, 1144

      Contractors’ board, disclosure of information to, 658

      Coordination of governmental collection of money and information, 1470

      Employee leasing companies, regulation, 2421

      Industrial insurance, receipt of list of persons receiving benefits, 658

      Records, dissemination of information, 534, 804

      Reorganized within department of employment, training and rehabilitation, 1480

      Research division chief, member of technical advisory committee on future state revenues, 2210

EMPLOYMENT, TRAINING AND REHABILITATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Alcohol and drug abuse, duties of human resources department transferred to, 1628-1629

      Appropriation, 1121

      Authorized expenditures, 1144

      Creation, 1480

      Displaced homemakers’ board reorganized within department, 1480

      Employees, salaries, 1933

      Employment security department reorganized within department, 1480

      Equal rights commission reorganized within department, 1480

      Rehabilitation division transferred to department, 1480, 1487

      Substance abuse education commission reorganized within department, 1480

      Traumatic brain injuries, advisory committee on, appointment of members, 1619

ENDANGERED SPECIES (See WILDLIFE)

ENERGY CONSERVATION

      Legislative study of energy use and sources in state, 3126

      Low-income home energy and weatherization, public assistance programs, 2057

      Property tax exemption for production of electrical energy from recycled material, 2888

      Public buildings

             Retrofitting for energy efficiency, coordination and financing, 910, 1437

             State debt limit, financing of retrofitting of state buildings exempt, 3079

             Tracking of energy use in state buildings, 915, 1437

      State purchasing, duration of contracts promoting energy conservation, 80

ENGINEERS

      Certificates of registration, denial, 128

      Disciplinary action, 128, 884

      Lien on land and improvements for work done and materials furnished, 2055

      Practice of professional engineering, employment requirements, 125, 126

      Restitution for violations, 128

      State board (See REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS AND LAND SURVEYORS, STATE BOARD OF)

ENTERPRISE DISTRICTS (See DISTRICTS)

ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION, STATE

      Appropriation, 1120

      Disposal sites, establishment of standards for issuance of permits, 15

      Fund for the management of storage tanks changed to account, 646

      Hazardous materials accidents, reports concerning additional funding needed by state agency, 841

      Solid waste landfills, issuance of permits for municipal landfills, 11

      Solid waste management systems, power and duties, 16, 17

      Storage tanks, coordination of regulatory provisions and collection of fees, 207

      Tires, duties concerning accounting for fees on new tire sales eliminated, 18

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

      Air pollution (See AIR POLLUTION)

      Emission control (See EMISSION CONTROL)

      Hazardous materials (See HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

      Lake Tahoe (See TAHOE BASIN)

      Red Rock Canyon national conservation area, activities restricted, 2673

      Secured lender may bring action for breach or enforcement of laws, 154

      Water pollution (See WATER POLLUTION)

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

EQUAL RIGHTS COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Appropriations, 269, 1121

      Reorganized within department of employment, training and rehabilitation, 1480

EQUALIZATION, COUNTY BOARDS OF

      Appeals from action of county board, time for filing, 95

      Conclusion of business, time for, 93

EQUALIZATION, STATE BOARD OF

      Annual meeting, date, 95

      Complaints concerning valuation, time for filing, 95

ESCAPE

      Deadly force to prevent escape during arrest, authorized use, 931

      Juvenile correctional institutions, notification to public of escape of inmate, 873

      Prisoners, payment of costs of prosecution of persons acting in concert with, 457

      Residential confinement, return of escapee to department of prisons, 51

      Robbery includes theft in which force or fear used to facilitate escape, 253

ESCROW AGENCIES AND AGENTS

      Administrative fines, 505

      Assessments, payment required, 503

      Associations with other businesses, authorization required, 503

      Audits and examinations, cooperation required, 503

      Licenses

            Applications, requirements, 502

             Expiration date, 504

             Fees, 504

             Suspension or revocation, 505, 506

      Mortgage company place of business, conditions for operation of business in, 503

      Ownership changes

             Applications for licensing, requirements and investigation, 502

             Notification to commissioner, 502

      Records, period of retention, 505

      Surety bonds, requirements, 503

ESMERALDA COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Government Tax Acts, 1945

ESTATES OF DECEDENTS

      Banks, appointment of out-of-state corporations as fiduciaries, 1465

      Court fees, 1355

      Debts and charges, order of payment, 918

      Medicaid benefits, recovery by welfare division, 917

      Murder, prohibition on inheritance from estate of victim, 35

      Veteran affairs, commissioner for, fees for certain guardianships authorized, 220

ESTATES, TAX ON

      Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

      Policies for administering taxes, 1232

ESTRAYS

      Cooperative agreements for control, placement or disposition, 294

ETHICS IN GOVERNMENT

      Candidate defined, 265

      Commission on ethics, appropriation, 1121

      Contracts between public officer or employees and public agencies, 2241

      Former state officer or employee, restrictions on employment by business or industry regulated by state, 2496

      Industrial insurance, conflicts of interest by hearing officers, 669

      Industrial relations division administrator, conflicts of interest, 1489, 1490

      Legislative committee on health care, qualifications, 2590

      Legislators, nonreturning, receipt of compensation for attending conference or meeting restricted, 882

EUREKA COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Government Tax Acts, 1945

      Waiver of certain distribution requirements for supplemental city-county relief tax, filing, 1955

EVIDENCE

      Blood tests, results admissible with declaration under penalty of perjury, 84

      Corporate existence, certificate of, 975, 976

      Domestic violence, admissibility of evidence and expert testimony, 1107

      Driving under the influence, admissibility of expert’s affidavit, 2079

      False declarations, penalty, 2742

      Livestock, proof of subsisting right to water, 1944

      Medical laboratory tests, admissibility of affidavit of laboratory director, 248

      Notarial acts, 202

      Photographs of returned property, admissibility, 280

      Property evidencing crime, procedure for return to rightful owner, 279

      Unsworn declaration under penalty of perjury, acceptance in lieu of affidavit, 2741

      Vessels, prima facie evidence of abandonment, 221

EX-FELONS

      Criminal history records to accompany request for restoration of civil rights, 38-40

      Sex offenders of minor victims, registration requirements, 1111

EXAMINERS, STATE BOARD OF

      Accounts, appropriation to restore balance of certain accounts, 909

      Community colleges, issuance of bonds for capital improvements, 1129

      Cultural affairs, commission for, issuance of bonds for grants by, 1347

      Energy retrofitting of buildings, duties, 910, 1437

      Extradition, adoption of procedure for payment of expenses, 305

      Independent contractors, evaluation of contracts with state agencies, 854

      Lake Tahoe Basin, approval of acquisition of property by division of state lands, 1153

      Prisoners’ claims for loss of personal property, consideration of recommendations of prisons department, 1211

      Public officers, presentation of claims for salaries unnecessary, 1157

      State officers and employees, overtime

             Appropriations for settlement of certain claim, 530, 2093

             Budget division to report amount of overtime worked, 2092

State records, duties concerning schedules for retention and disposition eliminated, 209

EXECUTION

      Alimony or other benefits paid to former spouse, exemption from execution, 2631

      Child support and other benefits, exemption from execution, 2631

      Constables, reimbursement of expenses, 266

      Issuance of writ, fees, 1354

      Notice of execution, form, 2631

EXPLOSIONS

      Schools, drills on procedures in event of chemical explosion, 112

EXTRADITION

      Costs and expenses paid from money appropriated to attorney general, 935

      Office of extradition coordinator, appropriation, 1114

      Persons outside United States, payment of costs of extradition, 305

      Restitution for expenses related to extradition, 934-938

      Waiver executed in requesting state, authorization to return offender without extradition proceeding, 249

F

FACTORY-BUILT HOUSING

      Uniform codes, adoption of recent editions, 232

FAIR AND RECREATION BOARDS

      Number of members in large counties, 904

      Room tax (See ROOM TAX)

FAIR SHARE, 1945

FAMILY COURTS

      Alcohol and drug abuse treatment programs, authority to establish, 1233

      Children certified as adults, jurisdiction of courts, 293

      Compromise of claims of minor, exclusive jurisdiction removed, 545

      Director of juvenile services, appointment, 463

      Eighth judicial district, appointment of masters, 483

      Mentally ill persons, jurisdiction over admissions to facilities, 546

      Uniform system for reporting, collecting and maintaining juvenile justice information, establishment, 2035

      Youth services commission, establishment, 2676

FAMILY LEAVE

      State employees, leave without pay to care for newborn or newly adopted child, 1211

FARMERS’ MARKETS

      Definition for regulatory purposes, 432, 433

FEDERAL AGENTS

      Fictitious drivers’ licenses for undercover investigations, issuance, 1188

FEDERAL LANDS, STATE MULTIPLE USE ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON

      Abolished, 1927

FEDERAL LIEN REGISTRATION ACT

      Certificate of filing officer reveals active liens only, 199

      Notice of liens, filing, 198

      Tax liens filed before 1967, requirement to maintain record repealed, 199

FEDERAL MANDATES

      Prohibition of unfunded mandates urged, 3138

FELONIES (See also CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS; EX-FELONS)

      Aggravated stalking, 509

      AIDS, engaging in conduct likely to spread disease after testing positive and receiving notice, 1943

      Civil actions relating to commission of certain felonies, 453

      Civil rights restoration, criminal history records to accompany request, 38-40

      Commodities, violations concerning, 938

      Deadly force to effect arrest on commission of certain felonies, authorized use, 931

      Election laws

             Absent ballots, unlawful acts, 2185, 2187

             County clerks and field registrars, unlawful acts, 2167, 2191, 2198

             False representation as field registrar, 2191

             Mail registration, unlawful acts, 2194

             Registration to vote, false pretenses and representations, 2198

             Willful neglect of duty by public officer or other person, 2198

      Indian burial sites, violations relating to, 929

      Industrial insurance

             False statements or representations concerning employment of person receiving benefits, 760

             False statements or representations to receive compensation, 759

             Fraud relating to accident benefits, 681-683

      Medicaid cards, unauthorized possession, transfer or use, 141, 142

      Mental health facilities, abuse or neglect of clients, 2113

      Motor vehicle insurance, unlawful disclosure of information relating to, 2484

      Patients in medical facilities, criminal neglect, 2497

      Sealing records, criminal history records to accompany request, 38

      Securities, violations concerning, 938

      Sexual conduct, certain acts in public, 515

      Signal by peace officer, failure or refusal to stop, 524

      Tax-free exchanges of property, unlawful acts by intermediaries, 2021

      Telemarketing violations, 2100

      Telephone or telegraph service, obtaining with intent to avoid payment, 872, 1206

      Vicious dogs, unlawful acts, 2888

FERTILIZERS

      Anhydrous ammonia, exemption from regulation as highly hazardous substance, 149

FETAL ALCOHOL AND DRUG SYNDROME

      Legislative study directed, 3103

FIDUCIARIES

      Banks, appointment of out-of-state corporations as fiduciaries, 1465

      Financial planners, fiduciary duties, 1372

FILING OF INSTRUMENTS (See RECORDING OF INSTRUMENTS)

FINANCE, STATE BOARD OF

      Responsibility for certain funds eliminated, 109-111

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

FINANCIAL PLANNERS

      Bond or insurance requirements, 1373

      Definition, 1372

      Fiduciary duties, 1372

      Liability, 1372, 1373

FINES

      Accountants, disciplinary action, 547

      Administrative assessments (See ADMINISTRATIVE ASSESSMENTS)

      Air pollution control boards, amount of fine that may be retained, 175

      Air pollution violations, 2850, 2856

      Appraisers of real estate, disciplinary action, 892

      Architects, disciplinary action, 883, 2469

      Boats, unlawful discharge of sewage into water, 56

      Cable TV, unauthorized interception of services, 820

      Chiropractors, disciplinary action, 886

      Collection agencies, disciplinary action, 2418

      Contractors, disciplinary action, 884

      Debt adjusting, violations by licensees, 902

      Deceptive trade practices directed toward elderly or disabled persons, 1978

      Elections, civil penalties for violations, 2172

      Employment violations, 900, 901

      Escrow agencies and agents, failure to maintain records, 505

      Funeral and burial services contracts, violations, 2616

      Groups, administrators of residential facilities for, disciplinary action, 2144

`     Hearing aid specialists and apprentices, disciplinary action, 1343

      High voltage overhead lines, unauthorized activities near, 880

      Homeopathic physicians, disciplinary action, 885

      Industrial insurance violations (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Installment loans, violations by licensees, 901

      Insurance adjusters, 1916, 2389

      Insurance premium tax, underpayment, 1446

      Insurers, violations, 2381, 2391, 2393, 2394, 2397

      Judgments of conviction and imprisonment to include amount and terms of fine, 78, 79

      Liquefied petroleum gas, violations relating to storage facilities and pipelines, 296

      Livestock, violations relating to, 899, 900

      Mobile home dealers and other licensees, disciplinary action, 899

      Mobile home parks, violation by landlord, 896

      Mooring buoys, unlawful placement, 862

      Mortgage companies, disciplinary action, 498

      Motor vehicles, operating without insurance, 1443, 2485

      Natural gas, violations relating to storage facilities and pipelines, 296, 297

      Nurses, disciplinary action, 886

      Nursing facility administrators, disciplinary action, 894

      Occupational diseases, violations relating to, 764, 766

      Optometrists, disciplinary action, 1193

      Oriental medicine practitioners, disciplinary action, 887

      Outdoor advertising signs violating statutory provisions, 898

      Pesticides, fines for violations relating to, 899, 1193

      Podiatrists, disciplinary action, 887

      Private investigators and related licensees, disciplinary action, 289, 893

      Public works, violation of statutory provisions, 2249

      Real estate licensees, 891

      Residential designers, 883, 2469

      Securities, violations relating to, 894-896

      Smoking violations, 2843

      Solid waste disposal violations, 13, 1421

      Tax-free exchanges of property, unlawful acts by intermediaries, 2022

      Taxicabs, violations relating to, 903

      Telemarketing, unlawful acts, 1979, 2099

      Television, unlawful interception of cable services, 820

      Thrift companies, violations by licensees, 903

      Unarmed combat, violations relating to, 898, 899, 1452

      Water pollution, unlawful discharge of sewage from boats, 56

FINGERPRINTS

      Bingo games operated by charitable organizations, submission of fingerprints of certain persons, 1161

      Groups, administrators of residential facilities for, 2140

      Intermediaries of tax-free exchanges of real property, 2019

      Limited-liability companies applying for gaming licenses, 1995

      Nursing facility administrators, 2143

FIRE DEPARTMENTS

      Fire protection districts, authority to organize, regulate, establish and disband fire department, 522

      Firemen

             Immunity from civil liability, 823, 874

             Reference guide to hazardous material emergencies, development, 139

      License plates for fire trucks used in parades and similar activities, 513

      Volunteer firemen

             Immunity from liability, 874

             Mobile training team to train for response to incidents involving hazardous materials, 905

FIRE DRILLS IN SCHOOLS

      Chemical explosion or other emergencies, safety instruction, 112

FIRE MARSHAL, STATE

      Appointment, 1636

      Appropriation, 1121

      Authorized expenditures, 1143

      Controlled fires, discussion of issues to be incorporated into library materials, 1204

      Delegation of authority to local government in small counties on request, requirements, 336

      Hazardous materials

             Mobile training team for volunteer firemen, establishment, 905

             Reference guide, development, 139

             Regional response teams, legislative study, 3075

             Study of use of mobile training team to train technicians, specialists and incident commanders, 906

      Reorganization of division within department of motor vehicles, 1636

      Wildfires, recommendations for legislation to minimize threat of, 1204

FIRE PROTECTION

      Accessory roads, closure for fire protection purposes, 1403

      Controlled fires, regulation, 1202

      Subdivision of land, consideration of protection from fires, 2565

FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICTS, COUNTY (See also DISTRICTS)

      Compensation of directors, 522

      Election of directors

             Residency requirements, 521

             Single candidate for office declared elected, 301

      Employee or volunteer of public fire-fighting agency, immunity from liability, 874

      Fire departments, authority to organize, regulate, establish and disband, 522

      Formation, submission of question to voters, 1080

      Reorganization of district into district created by election, 521

FIREARMS

      Pupils suspended or expelled for possession of dangerous weapon, eligibility to attend school, 2306

      Right to bear arms, law enforcement agencies urged to develop guidelines, 3094

FIRES

      Controlled fires

             Definition, 1202

             Governmental immunity relating to injury or death caused by, 1203

             Legislative declaration, 1202

             Qualifications for person to oversee controlled fire, establishment, 1203

             State fire marshal to incorporate discussion of issues in library materials, 1204

             Written plan, contents and approval, 1202, 1203

      Public accommodations, liability of owner or keeper for property left on premises, 2258

      Wildfires, recommendations for legislation to minimize threat of, 1204

FIREWOOD

      Sale by weight authorized, 1939

FISCAL ANALYSIS DIVISION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

FISH AND FISHING

      Crustaceans and mollusks, importation and sale, 67

      Dead game fish, importation and sale, 67

      Game amphibians, fishing includes taking of, 66

      Lahontan cutthroat trout, implementation of recovery plan urged, 3037

      Licenses

             Duplicate license, fee for issuance, 67

             Period of validity, 68

             Suspension or revocation, 816, 924

      Take, term defined, 133

      Unlicensed activity or obtaining suspended or revoked license, penalty, 925

FLAGS

      Drivers’ flags, operation of vessel within certain distance restricted, 1025

      POW/MIA flag, display on state buildings urged, 3116

FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICTS (See also DISTRICTS)

      Board of directors, approval of certain projects, improvements and proposals, 834

      Special elections, limitations on holding, 1092

FOOD (See NUTRITION)

FOOD STAMPS

      Definition of assistance and administration of program, 2057, 2058

FORECLOSURE

      Deficiency judgments, limitations on amount which may be awarded, 152, 153

FOREIGN CORPORATIONS (See CORPORATIONS)

FOREIGN-MONEY CLAIMS ACT

      Adoption, 193-197

FOREIGNERS

      County employment, permanent residents to obtain documentation, 2431

      Medicaid applications in Spanish to be made available, 3010

FORENSIC LABORATORIES AND SERVICES

      Local funds for forensic services, sources, 2463, 2464

      Medical laboratory law, applicability, 499

FORESTER FIREWARDEN, STATE

      Accessory roads, authority to close, 1403

      Controlled fires, regulatory authority, 1202, 1203

FORESTRY AND FIRE CONTROL, STATE BOARD OF

      Abolished, 1927

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

FORFEITURES

      Industrial insurance, grounds for forfeiture of rights to compensation, 685

      Telemarketing violations, 2100

FORGERY

      Commercial paper, effect of forged signature, 1280, 1281

FORMS

      Acknowledgments, certificates, 202, 203

      Candidacy, declaration of, 2175

      County convention, notice of, 2173

      Execution, notice of, 2631

      Foreign-money claim, judgment, 196

      Legislative candidates, declaration of residency, 2177

      Marriage license, 1461

      Surveyor’s certificate, 2567

FOSTER HOMES

      Child and family services division, powers and duties, 2677, 2695

      Children’s homes, payments to foster parent for child placed in foster care, 1382

FRATERNAL BENEFIT SOCIETIES

      Bingo games, operation by qualified organizations authorized, 1159

      Cancellation, alteration or nonrenewal of policy, notice to insured required, 1982

      Certificates of authority, fee for issuance, 2304

FRAUD

      Absent ballots, penalty for fraudulent requests, 2185

      Checks issued with insufficient funds, time to pay to avoid presumption of fraudulent intent, 145

      Commercial paper, fraudulent endorsements, 1277, 1278

      Credit card drafts, presentation with fraudulent intent, 2876

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Medicaid

             Cards, penalties for fraudulent use, 142

             Property transfers less than fair market value, remedies of welfare division, 917

      Mortgage companies, disciplinary action, 498, 499

FROGS

      Fishing includes taking of game amphibians, 66

FRONTIER EXPERIENCE ACT, 254

FUELS

      Diesel fuel (See DIESEL FUEL)

      Firewood, sale by weight authorized, 1939

      Liquefied petroleum gas (See LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS)

      Taxes (See COUNTY MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX; MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAXES; SPECIAL FUEL TAX)

FUNERAL AND BURIAL SERVICES CONTRACTS

      Administrative fines, 2616

      Audits and examinations, payment of expenses, 2621

      Certificates of authority, terminology changed to permits, 2617

      Cremated remains, contract to specify disposition of, 2602

      Cremations and crematory services included in funeral services, 2616

      Preneed sales agreements, copy provided to person entitled to custody of remains, 2616

      Trust liability defined, 2616

FUNERAL DIRECTORS AND EMBALMERS

      Cremation (See CREMATION)

      Crematories (See CREMATORIES)

      Disciplinary action, 2612, 2614, 2615

      Exemptions from regulation, 2616

      Federal regulations, compliance required, 2611

      Injunctions, 2610

      Inspection of establishments, 2614

      Investigation of violations, 2610

      Licenses

             Direct cremation or immediate burials, 2610, 2613

             Fees, 2611

             Qualifications, 2613

             Renewal, 2614

             Suspension or revocation, 2612, 2614

      Preneed sales agreements, provision to persons entitled to custody of remains, 2616

      Price lists and agreements, availability for inspection, 2610, 2613

      State board of funeral directors and embalmers

             Authorized expenditures, 1145

             Cemeteries, regulation, 2607

             Composition, 2611

             Crematories, licensing and regulation, 2601

             Death from communicable disease, regulation of conditions for transport of body, 2602

             Guide for persons who purchase services, publication, 2610

             Injunctive relief, 2602, 2610

             Insurance administrator, cooperation with, 2607, 2608

             Name changed, 2611

             Operating expenses, collection of fees to defray, 2611

FUNERAL HOMES

      Crematories, licensure required for operation, 2602

      Guide for services provided, publication, 2610

G

GAME WARDENS

      Boats, duties concerning abandonment, 221, 222

GAMING

      Baccarat, uncollected commissions excluded from computation of gross revenue, 288

      Bingo, operation of charitable bingo games by qualified organizations, 1159

      Cashless wagering system

             Counterfeit wagering instruments, use or possession unlawful, 830, 831

             Definition, 829

             Disposition after cessation of business, 830

             Manufacturer, seller and distributor, licensing required, 829

      Casino entertainment tax, applicability, 1165

      Cheat defined, 830

      Cheating or using unlawful coin, civil liability imposed on conviction, 77

      Corporations

             Filing of reports of changes of officers or directors, time limit, 314

             Publicly traded corporations, issuance of licenses, 185

      Counterfeit wagering instruments, use or possession unlawful, 830

      Declaratory judgments, association of licensees or nonprofit corporation representing licensees may seek, 186

      Employees

             Gaming employee defined, 308

             Work permits

                   Appeals to modify decisions of board, 649

                   Misdemeanor convictions, limitations based on, 651

      Fees on collectible credit instruments held by licensees concluding operation

             Calculation, 7

             Legislative declaration, 8

             Monthly payment, 7

             Security requirements, 8

      Finding of suitability

             Bingo operations of charitable organizations, 1161

             Transmission of live broadcasts for racing, 306

      Foreign gaming

             Annual operational and regulatory reports, filing, 304

             Approval of commission to participate, provision repealed, 304

             Documents filed with foreign jurisdiction and systems of accounting and internal control, filing, 303

             Information to be provided to board, 303

             Prohibited acts, 304

             Quarterly reports, filing, 304

             Refundable revolving fund, maintenance, amount, use and refunds, 302, 303

      Gaming devices

             Definition, 307

             Law enforcement agencies, courts or repair schools, sale of equipment, 315

      Gross revenue

             Calculation, 288

             Offset of losses of revenue, 313

      Holidays and special events, restriction on permits removed, 314

      Independent agent defined, 308

      Legislative study of state revenue structure, 3119, 3128

      License fees

             Credit when fee due less than zero, 313

             Definition, 309

             Local Government Tax Act of 1993, 1953

             Offset for losses of revenue, 313

             Policies concerning administering fees imposed by state, 1232

             Slot machines, restricted gaming licensees, 1444

      Licensees

             Definition, 309

             Files and records concerning, release of information, 310

             Information given to regulatory agencies, absolute privilege, 184

      Licenses

             County licenses, issuance, 2002

             Definition, 309

             Limited-liability companies, 1993-2013

             Manufacturers, sellers or distributors of cashless wagering systems, 829

             Nonrestricted licenses, issuance, 2048

             Publicly traded corporations, 185

             Voluntary surrender, effect, 312

      Limited-liability companies, licensure and regulation, 1993-2013

      Live broadcasts of racing, finding of suitability may be required, 306

      Manufacturers

             Definition, 829

             Licensing, 829

      Off-track pari-mutuel systems

             Additional fee for licensing, 315

             Commissions deducted from wagering, division, 2050

             Intrastate pari-mutuel pool included in definition, 2049

             Sporting events within Nevada, acceptance of wagers, 2049

      Publicly traded corporations, licensing, 185

      Race books or sports pools, limit on issuance of nonrestricted licenses, 2048

      Resort hotels, issuance of nonrestricted licenses, 2048

      Slot machines, fees collected from restricted gaming licensees, 1444

GAMING COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Bingo games by charitable organizations, regulation, 1159

      Files and records, release of information, 310

      Foreign gaming, designation of amount of refundable revolving fund, 302, 303

      Horse and dog racing, powers and duties, 2122

      Information supplied by applicants or licensees, absolute privilege, 184

      Off-track pari-mutuel systems, regulation of agreements relating to sporting events, 2049

      Regulations, time for action on petition for adoption, amendment or repeal, 311

      Work permits, authority to modify decisions concerning, 649

GAMING CONTROL BOARD, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 1142, 1145, 1146

      Bingo games by charitable organizations, regulation, 1159

      Employees, salaries, 1933

      Files and records, release of information, 310

      Foreign gaming, investigation, 302-304

      Horse and dog racing, powers and duties, 2122

      Information supplied by applicants or licensees, absolute privilege, 184

      Limited-liability company applying for gaming license, registration, 1994

      State office building, appropriation for sound system for board, 1128

      Work permits, modification of decisions and limitations based on misdemeanor convictions, 649, 651

GAMING POLICY COMMITTEE

      Composition and terms of office, 1164

GARAGES AND REPAIR SHOPS

      Boating accidents, person performing repairs to give notice of requirement to file notice with department of wildlife, 2015

      Repair of certain insured vehicles, work to be performed by garage, 338

      Trailers and recreational vehicles, liens for storage, maintenance or repair, 2037

GARBAGE AND REFUSE (See also SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL)

      Illegal disposal, designated persons authorized to issue citations, 815

      Property tax exemption for production of electrical energy from recycled material, 2888

GARNISHMENT

      Child support, withholding of wages for, 485, 542

      Issuance of writ, fees, 1354

GASOLINE TAXES (See COUNTY MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX; MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAXES)

GENERAL APPROPRIATION ACT, 1114

GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS (See also DISTRICTS)

      Annual reports, submission to department of taxation and county clerk, 2656

      Debt management policies, development and reports, 2656

      Special elections, limitations on holding, 1062, 1064

      Special elective taxes

             Approval of general obligation bond commission required, 2656-2658

             Definition, 2656

GENERAL OBLIGATION BOND COMMISSIONS

      Approval of proposed issuance of general obligations or levy of special elective taxes, 2656

      Carson City, composition of commission, 2239

      Debt management policies, municipalities to submit with annual reports, 2656

      Short-term financing, statement of proposal submitted to, 2657

GENERAL SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF

      Abolished, 1927

      Buildings and grounds division

             Energy use in state buildings, tracking, 915, 1437

             Reorganized within department of administration, 1483

      Capital improvement projects, appropriation, 1128

      Motor pool division (See MOTOR POOL, STATE)

      Purchasing division

             Chief, member of advisory board on industrial programs, 1521

             Contracts, permissible duration of certain types, 80

             Equipment purchases by state agencies, development of standards to be used, 925

             Reorganized within department of administration, 1483

             Repayment of costs of certain capital improvements, 1132

             Request for proposal, preparation, 2877

      State printing and micrographics division

             Reorganized within department of administration, 1483

             Repayment of costs of certain capital improvements, 1132

      Telecommunications division

             Abolished, 1927

             Emergency telephones along highways, participation in study, 2338

GENERATION-SKIPPING TRANSFER TAX

      Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

      Policies for administering taxes, 1232

GEOGRAPHIC NAMES, NEVADA STATE BOARD ON

      Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada, Inc., representation, 507

GEOLOGISTS

      Lien on land and improvements for work done and materials furnished, 2055

GEOTHERMAL ENERGY

      Fees for examining and filing applications for permits, deposit in account for the department of minerals, 111

      Legislative study of energy use and sources in state, 3126

GOVERNMENTAL IMMUNITY (See ACTIONS—State or local governments)

GOVERNOR

      Appointments made by

             Chiropractic examiners, Nevada state board of, 327

             Colorado River commission, 1107

             Compensation of certain public officers, commission to review, 2634

             Cultural affairs, commissions for, member, 1495

             Disabled persons, personal assistance services task force, 3102

             Economic forum, 2209

             Employment security council, 1816

             Funeral directors, embalmers and operators of cemeteries and crematories, state board of, 2611

             Gaming policy committee, 1164

             Hearing aid specialists, board of, 1339

             Industrial insurance, manager of state system, 695, 696

             Information technology advisory board, 1539

             Infrastructure study, advisory committee, 3117

             Insurance customers, advocate for, 1493

             Libraries and literacy, state council on, 1581

             Liquefied petroleum gas, board for the regulation of, 219

             Museums and history, board of, 1583

             Museums, library and arts, department of, director, 1579

             Natural resources, advisory board on, 1479

             Nursing facility administrators, Nevada state board of examiners for, 2140

             Science, engineering and technology, office of, director, 1990

             State records, committee to approve retention and disposition schedules, 208

      Appropriation for support of office, 1114

      Authorized expenditures, 1134

      Bill draft requests, limitations, 3130

      Compensation, commission to review, creation and duties, 2633

      Economic forum

             Impaneling, 2208

             Reports of projections of economic indicators and estimates of future revenue, 2210

      Employees, salaries, 1930

      Energy retrofit coordinators, designation, 910, 1437

      Hearing aids, report on procedure for assessing need for and purchase of, 1344

      Industrial insurance

             Powers relating to state system, 695-698, 729, 730, 807

             Review of legislation and report to legislature, 807

      Internal audits, office of, reports, 1573

      Mansion, appropriations and capital improvements, 1114, 1128

      Medicaid, report on mandatory coordinated care system, 2592

      Roop, Isaac, portrait of, 2555

      Setting aside reserves, legislative approval required, 1126

GRAND JURY

      Blood tests, results admissible with declaration under penalty of perjury, 86

      Jurors and witnesses, per diem and travel allowances, 919-921

      Property owner, possessor or occupant, use of affidavit, 548

      Witnesses, issuance of subpenas by prosecuting attorneys, 118

GRANDPARENTS AND GRANDCHILDREN

      Visitation of minor child, requirements for order awarding right, 2137

GRAZING AND GRAZING LAND

      Accessory roads, rights of users, 1402, 1403

      Carson Lake Pasture, administration of grazing leases by department of wildlife, 447

      Fees for use of public land, rejection of unreasonable increase urged, 2993

      Watering of livestock, alternate method of showing subsisting right, 1944

GREENBELTS (See AGRICULTURE—Real property, taxation)

GREYHOUND RACING (See HORSE AND DOG RACING)

GROSS MISDEMEANORS (See MISDEMEANORS)

GROUP INSURANCE FOR PUBLIC EMPLOYEES (See INSURANCE)

GROUPS, RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES FOR

      Administrators

             Administrative fines, 2144

             Definition, 2139

             Disciplinary action, 2144

             Licenses

                   Fees, 2143

                   Issuance, expiration and renewal, 2143

                   Reciprocity, 2144

                   Reinstatement, 2140

             Qualifications, 1214, 2139

             Registers of applicants for licensure and licensees, 2142

             Unlicensed practice, penalty, 2144

      Advocate for residents of facilities for long-term care, temporary duties, 115

      Criminal neglect of patients, penalties, 2497

      Definition, 1213, 2139

      Employees

             Controlled substances and dangerous drugs, possession and administration, 1214

             Qualifications, 1214

      Operation under licensed administrator required, 2144

      Study of facilities to improvement standards, 2141

GUARDIANS AND WARDS

      Banks, appointment of out-of-state corporations as fiduciaries, 1465

      Controlled substances and dangerous drugs, ultimate user includes guardian, 1216, 1216

      Industrial insurance death benefits, appointment of guardian required for certain dependents, 752

      Mentally ill persons, responsibility for expenses of treatment, 1240

      Objection to appointment of guardian, filing fees, 1355

      Veteran affairs, commissioner for, fees for certain guardianships authorized, 220

      Welfare division, action as guardian ad litem in paternity actions, 541

GUIDES

      Advisory board on guides abolished, 1927

      Restricted nonresident deer hunt, issuance of tags and other requirements, 427

H

HABEAS CORPUS

      Filing of post-conviction petition in county where petitioner convicted required, 243

HANDICAPPED PERSONS

      Adoption of children with special needs, financial assistance to adoptive parents, 2880

      Blind persons, prohibition on loan guarantees by bureau of services to the blind, 103

      Deceptive trade practices, action to recover damages and attorney’s fees, 1979

      Education

             Basic support guarantee, 1435

             Care and education of certain children, special programs continued, 2163-2165

             Designation for apportionment purposes revised, 2156

             Licensing and training standards for teachers, establishment urged, 3133

             School district to separately account for all money received for, 1430

             Standards for programs of instruction or special services, 2160

             University of Nevada, alternative for receiving master’s degree urged, 3051

      Homes for individual residential care, regulation, 2556

      License plates and parking placards, issuance and use, 1388-1390

      Motor carriers, provisions to ensure compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act, 2215

      Parking

             Permits issued by city or county, provision repealed, 1395

             Special or temporary parking placards, issuance, 1388-1390

      Personal assistance services, appointment of task force urged, 3102

      Property tax, restrictions on increase in assessed valuation for improvements made to remove certain barriers, 47

      Public employment, discrimination prohibited, 469

      Sign language, task force to study feasibility of establishment of school course, 942

      Telemarketing, action to recover damages and fees for unlawful solicitation, 1980

      Transportation, authority of regional transportation commissions, 1237

HARASSMENT

      Mobile home parks, harassment of tenants prohibited, 1171

      Public employees, intimidation of or threats against prohibited, 930

      Restraining orders, petition to court for order, 510

      Stalking, penalties, 509

HATE CRIMES

      Stalking based on discrimination, penalty, 511

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

      Accidents, spills or leaks

             County or city, action to recover costs relating to, 841

             Environmental impairment of real property, recovery by secured lender, 153-156

             Radioactive waste, liability of carrier for acceptance of certain packages, 846

             Unpaid reimbursements and interest, action to recover, 838, 841

      Account for the management of hazardous wastes, use, 837

      Agency for nuclear projects reorganized within department of conservation and natural resources, 1630

      Air pollution, public policy declared and hazardous pollutants designated, 2851, 2852

      Anhydrous ammonia, use for agricultural purposes exempt from regulation as highly hazardous substance, 149

      Contingency account for hazardous materials, deposits and use, 140, 1317

      Environmental impairment of real property, recovery by secured lender, 153-156

      Firemen and persons responding to emergencies

             Immunity from civil liability, 823, 874

             Reference guide, development, 139

             Technicians, specialists and incident commanders, study of training by mobile training team, 906

             Volunteer firemen, training by mobile training team, 905

      Highly hazardous substances

             Air pollution, public policy concerning, 2851

             Mining and agriculture, certain activities exempt from regulation, 149

             Transportation of substances, exemption from certain provisions, 837

      Highway patrol, Nevada

             Appropriation for pilot program to develop uniform transportation procedures, 2290

             Radioactive material, issuance and revocation of permits to transport, 845, 846

      Liability for death or injury, immunity granted to certain persons, 823

      Local emergency planning committees, immunity from civil liability, 823

      Mining, certain activities exempt from regulations concerning highly hazardous substances, 149

      Pesticides (See PESTICIDES)

      Property tax reduction for location of operation at designated site, 3053

      Radioactive waste

             Issuance and revocation of permits for transport, 845, 846

             Requirements for acceptance of packages for transport, 846

      Reference guide for use by personnel responding to emergencies, development, 139

      Regional response teams, study of establishment, 3075

      Regulated facilities, proration of annual fees and submission of business tax number, 907

      Schools, drills on procedures in event of chemical explosion or other emergencies, 112

      State and local governmental agencies to cooperate in management of certain activities, 264

      State emergency response commission (See EMERGENCY RESPONSE COMMISSION, STATE)

      State emergency response commission designated state agency responsible for coordinating certain regulatory activities, 264

      Transportation

             Fees for permits and inspections, deposit in state highway fund, 159

             Highly hazardous substances, transportation exempt from certain provisions, 837

             Radioactive waste, issuance of permits and liability for acceptance of certain packages, 845, 846

             Uniform transportation procedures, appropriation for pilot program for development, 2290

HEALTH CARE RECORDS (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

HEALTH CLUBS

      Applicability of statutory provisions, 1962

      Contracts, requirements, 1964, 1965

      Definition, 1956

      Registration required, 1962

      Security requirements, 1963

      Violations of statutory provisions constitute deceptive trade practices, 1966

HEALTH DIVISION (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF)

HEALTH INSURANCE (See INSURANCE)

HEALTH, LOCAL BOARDS AND OFFICERS

      Ambulance services in large counties, regulatory authority, 2827

      Birth certificates, authority of county health officers to issue, 107

      Emergency medical technicians, adoption of standards for certification, 2829

      Sexual assault, testing accused person for exposure to disease and providing victim with counseling and treatment, 1208

      Smoking violations, duties, 2843

      Solid waste management, powers and duties, 10-19, 815, 1421

      Subdivision of land, reviews and inspections, 2561

      Swimming pools, duties concerning health and safety, 1327, 2504, 3088

HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS

      Brokers, licensing, 2401

      Certificate of authority, time for approval or denial, 2400

      Forms for policies, approval required, 2398

HEALTH, STATE BOARD OF

      Ambulance services in large counties, authority transferred to local boards, 2827

      Birth certificates, power to authorize county health officers to issue, 107

      Cancer, establishment of fee schedule for information abstracted by division, 174

      Emergency medical dispatchers, establishment of requirements for training and certification, 2117

      Emergency medical technicians, adoption of standards for certification, 2829

      Fees, increase to meet revenue projections, 1124

      Group care facilities, regulation, 1214

      Homes for individual residential care, establishment of procedure for registration, 2556

      Pronouncement of death by registered nurse, regulations concerning authorization, 1158

      Sexually transmitted diseases commonly contracted, identification, 1209

HEARING AID SPECIALISTS

      Administrative fines, 1343

      Apprentices

             Continuing education requirements, 1341

             Employment requirements, 1342

             Identification and titles, requirements, 139

             Inactive status, provision inapplicable, 1338

             Supervision, 1339, 1342

      Board of hearing aid specialists

             Authorized expenditures, 1145

             Composition, 1339

             Deposit of fees, 1340

             Employees, appointment, 1340

             Secretary, duties, 1341

             Study of need for and purchase of hearing aids, reports, 1344

             Terms of office, 1340

      Definitions, 1337, 1338

      Disciplinary action, 792, 1343

      Licenses

             Applications, 1341

             Examinations, 1340, 1341

             Fees, 1342

             Inactive status, 1338

             Suspension or revocation, 1343

             Temporary licenses, issuance and revocation, 1338

HEARING AIDS

      Study of current procedure for assessing need for and purchase of, 1344

HENDERSON, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Charter amendments, residency requirements for certain candidates, 45, 46

HIGH SCHOOL RODEO ASSOCIATION

      Appropriation, 1120

HIGHWAY PATROL, NEVADA

      Appropriations for support of division, 1121, 1122

      Authorized expenditures, 1143

      Communications subdivision reorganized within department of information services, 1496

      Hazardous materials

             Appropriation for pilot program for uniform transportation procedures, 2290

             Radioactive waste, issuance and revocation of permits for transport, 845, 846

      Misconduct, notice and conduct of interrogation or hearing, 2379

      Radar guns and similar devices, standards for operation and display, 1152

      Sexual abuse or exploitation of children, training in investigation and response, 1335

      Special account, transfer to state highway fund, 2647

HIGHWAYS AND ROADS

      Accessory roads

             Closure or restricted use, 1403

             Definition, 1402

             Governmental immunity relating to use, 1403

             Legislative declaration, 1403

             Rights of users, 1402, 1403

      Construction contracts, monetary threshold for receipt of informal bids, 1941

      County road and bridge bonds, limitations on holding special election, 1076

      Damage to or obstruction of highway, penalty, 897, 898

      Emergency telephones along certain highways, establishment authorized and study directed, 2338

      Legislative study of financing of construction, maintenance and repair, 2435

      Load limitation or closing road damaged by heavy loads, penalties for violations, 897

      Minor county roads

             County records, requirements for filing and indexing, 1402

             County’s duty to map removed, 1400

             Governmental immunity for damages resulting from use, 1400

             User of road authorized to file map of road, requirements and fees, 1400, 1401

      Roads made public by prescriptive use

             Governmental immunity relating to use, 1428

             Petition to open, reopen, close, relocate or abandon road, procedure, 1428, 1429

             Recognition of rights of certain users urged, 3006

      Scenic routes, requirements for designation prescribed by regulation, 1377

      Tax for construction of public roads

             Construction contracts executed before certain date, exemption, 1370, 1424

             Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

             Policies for administering taxes, 1232

             Rate

                   Increase requires voter approval, 1423

                   Maximum amount that may be imposed, 1423

             Special elections, limitations on holding, 1074

      Tax for improvement of transportation, submission of question to voters, 1046

HISTORIC PRESERVATION

      Buildings, financing of preservation and protection, 1348

      Indian burial sites, protection, 928

HISTORIC PRESERVATION AND ARCHEOLOGY, DIVISION OF (See CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF)

HISTORICAL RECORDS ADVISORY BOARD, STATE

      Reorganized within department of museums, library and arts, 1579

HISTORICAL SOCIETY, NEVADA

      Appropriation, 1117

      Director, appointment, 1591

HIT AND RUN

      Penalty for failure to stop, give information or render aid, 2135

HOLIDAYS

      Nevada Day, voter registration offices may remain open during election years, 2198

HOME HEALTH CARE

      Cancer records to be abstracted and made available to state health officer, fee, 174

HOMEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS (See also PHYSICIANS)

      Administrative fines, 885

      Board of homeopathic medical examiners, authorized expenditures, 1145

      Disciplinary action, 783, 885

HOMEOWNERS’ ASSOCIATIONS FOR PLANNED COMMUNITIES (See COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES)

HOMES FOR INDIVIDUAL RESIDENTIAL CARE

      Registration and investigation, 2556

HOMICIDE (See also MURDER)

      Deadly force to effect arrest, authorized use, 931

      Justifiable homicide defined, 931, 932

HOMOSEXUALS

      Prohibition of conduct between consenting adults of same sex removed, 515

HONEY LAKE LAW, 321

HORSE AND DOG RACING

      Licensing and regulation by gaming commission and gaming control board, 2122

      Live broadcasts of racing, finding of suitability may be required, 306

      Local associations, delegation of gaming control board’s authority, 2123

      Off-track pari-mutuel systems (See GAMING)

      Racing commission (See RACING COMMISSION, NEVADA)

      Taxes and fees, disposition of proceeds, 2123

HORSES

      General provisions relating to livestock (See LIVESTOCK)

      Sales and use tax exemption for sale, storage or use, 105, 3106

      Wild horses, expediting of management programs urged, 2991

HOSPICE CARE

      Cancer records to be abstracted and made available to state health officer, fee, 174

HOSPITAL PATIENTS, COMMISSION FOR

      Executive director, salary, 1929

HOSPITALS

      Cancer records to be abstracted and made available to state health officer, fee, 174

      Charges

             Charge masters of certain major hospitals, increase in prices, 2429

             Contracted rate, billing in lieu of itemized charges, 2429

      County hospitals

             Bond issues, limitations on holding special election, 1078

             Compensation of certain trustees, 921

             County hospital construction fund, authority to create, 109, 2663

             Mentally ill persons, requirement to provide room for detention eliminated, 834

             Tax on hospitals, intergovernmental transfers in lieu of and exemptions, 1968, 1969, 1974

      Criminal neglect of patients, penalties, 2497

      Indigent persons

             Agreements between hospitals and human resources department for payment of medical treatment, 1967, 1976

             Fund for hospital care to indigent persons, payment to out-of-state hospitals authorized, 332

             Medicaid (See MEDICAID)

      Major hospitals, price increase on charge masters, 2429

      Mentally ill persons, medical examinations, 834, 908

      Nursing assistants, certification to practice in acute care facility repealed, 1192

      Pharmacies (For general provisions, See PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY)

             Managing pharmacist employed in small hospital, exception to restriction on other employment, 633

             Sales of drugs to stock ambulances or other authorized vehicles, 450

             Supportive personnel, regulation, 2153

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

      Tax on hospitals

             Administrative costs, allocation for, 1969

             Counties, agreements to discharge duty and release liability to pay for medical care, 1967, 1976

             County hospitals, intergovernmental transfers in lieu of tax, 1968

             Department of human resources, authority to establish rate, 2065

             Enforcement, application for waivers from federal law or regulation for purposes of, 1966

             Exemptions, 1969

             Payment to hospitals of maximum amount allowable under federal law and regulations, 1970

             Rate, 1968, 1970

             Regulations, 1970

             Waiver for financially distressed hospitals to be provided by regulation, 1971

HOTELS AND MOTELS

      Larceny by lodger, civil liability imposed on convicted persons, 77

      Property left on premises, owner or keeper immune from civil liability, 2258

      Rates, restrictions on outdoor advertising repealed, 259

      Resort hotels, issuance of nonrestricted gaming licenses, 2048

      Room tax (See ROOM TAX)

      Sewage disposal, removal of privies and cesspools as acceptable method, 2640

HOUSE ARREST (See RESIDENTIAL CONFINEMENT)

HOUSING

      Common-interest communities (See COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES)

      Financing of projects through issuance of bonds by local governments, 1472

      Low-income housing (See LOW-INCOME HOUSING)

      Mobile home parks (See MOBILE HOME PARKS)

      Subdivision of land (See SUBDIVISION OF LAND)

HOUSING AUTHORITY, NEVADA RURAL

      Authorized expenditures, 1140

      Reorganized within department of business and industry, 1553

HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (See AIDS)

HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF

      Aging services division

             Appropriation, 1117

             Homes for individual residential care, investigation, 2556

      Alcohol and drug abuse, duties transferred to department of employment, training and rehabilitation, 1628-1629

      Authorized expenditures, 1137

      Capital improvements, appropriations, 518, 1127

      Child and family services, division of

             Administrative Procedure Act, applicability, 121, 122

             Administrative sections, establishment by administrator, 2675

             Adoption, powers and duties, 120, 2678

             Appropriations, 120, 1117

             Child abuse or neglect, duties, 2705

             Child Health Care Month, dissemination of information, 2981

             Delinquent children, placement, 2025, 2026, 2030

             Domestic violence, account for aid to victims, administration, 551

             Fees for services, establishment, 100

             Foster homes, duties, 2677, 2695

             Gift and cooperative account, sources, 2674

            Juvenile services, duties, 2676

             Mental health of children, duties, 2708, 2714, 2720

             Termination of parental rights, duties, 2690

             Uniform system for reporting, collecting and maintaining juvenile justice information, development of plan, 2035

             Welfare services, duties, 2698

      Children’s homes, private contracts for care, 1616

      Community service block grants, duties transferred to department, 1621

      Director

             Appropriation, 1117

             Libraries and literacy, state council on, member, 1581-1582

             Medical care advisory group, appointment, 2061

             Missing children, preparation of bulletin containing information, 1374

             Sign language, appointment of task force to study feasibility of establishing school course, 942, 944

             Tax on hospitals, duties, 1966

      Employees, salaries, 1934

      Handicapped persons, duties concerning special education programs, 2163-2165

      Health division

             Appropriation, 1118

             Authorized expenditures, 1138

             Cancer, abstract of information from records of health care facilities, 174

             Child Health Care Month, dissemination of information, 2981

             Homes for individual residential care, registration and investigation, 2556

             Medical care advisory group, administrator as member, 2061

             Sexual assault, testing of accused person for exposure to disease and providing victim with counseling and treatment, 1208

             Smoking violations, duties, 2843

             Swimming pools, duties concerning health and safety, 1327, 2504, 3088

             Watercraft, authority for inspection removed, 57

      Medicaid, duties of department relating to mandatory coordinated care system, 2592

      Mental hygiene and mental retardation division

            Appropriation, 1118

             Authorized expenditures, 1139

             Domestic violence, account for aid to victims, duties removed, 551

             Peace officer powers of forensic technicians and correctional officers, 843

      Minors, dissemination of information on certain offenses and drivers’ licenses, 2898

      Rehabilitation division

             Alcohol and drug abuse bureau, establishment of standards for certain evaluation centers, 2890

             Appropriation, 1121

             Authorized expenditures, 1144

             Blind, bureau of services to the, loan guarantees prohibited, 103

             Reorganized within department of employment, training and rehabilitation, 1480, 1487

      Senior services program, appropriation, 1117

      State public defender, office reorganized within department, 1518

      Tax on hospitals, powers and duties, 1966-1971, 2065

      Welfare division

             Administrator, powers and duties, 2061, 2062

             Adoption

                   Adverse investigation, provision of opportunity for prospective parents to respond, 239

                   Attorneys, reporting unlawful receipt of compensation by, 459

                   Booklet, acceptance and deposit of gifts and grants for production, 79

                   Criteria for investigation of prospective parents, adoption, 238

                   Identifying information, establishment of procedure for exchange, 108

             Appropriation for support of programs, 1119, 1123

             Authorized expenditures, 1139

             Bank account, provisions repealed and balance transferred, 2068, 2069

             Chief of medical care section, secretary to medical care advisory group, 2061

             Child care, provision to certain welfare recipients urged, 3101

             Child support actions

                   Civil penalty, enforcement, 1030

                   Discretionary release of information, 540

                   Names and addresses of business, professional or occupational licensees, receipt and dissemination, 1031

             Deaths of children, investigation, 2051

             Health insurance, enforcement of court order requiring enrollment of children, 237

             Medicaid

                   Applications, duties, 3010

                   Family planning course, program concerning participation urged, 3077

                   Recovery of benefits paid, 917

             Paternity action, division as guardian ad litem, 541

             State plans for public assistance programs, duties, 2058

             Transfer of certain powers and duties to child and family services division, 2674

             Trust fund for child welfare

                   Administrative authority removed, 2700

                   Distribution of interest to individual accounts, 1440

HUMBOLDT COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Government Tax Acts, 1945

HUNTING

      Alternative livestock, hunting unlawful, 431

      Diseased animals, procedures following killing, 440

      Legislative declaration, 1359

      Licenses

             Duplicate license, fee for issuance, 67

             Period of validity, 68

             Suspension or revocation, 816, 924

      Mammals, possession or release for purposes of hunting restricted, 432

      Tags

             Damage caused by certain wildlife, issuance of tags as compensation, 1190

             Duplicate tags, fees, 440

             Replacement tags, conditions for issuance, 440

             Restricted nonresident deer tags, issuance and fees, 427

      Take, term defined, 133

      Unlicensed activity or obtaining suspended or revoked license, penalty, 925

HYPODERMIC DEVICES

      License and records requirements for sales by pharmacies repealed, 1219-1224

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IDENTIFICATION CARDS

      Medicaid cards, penalties for unauthorized possession, transfer or use, 141

      Prisoners, reimbursement for costs of replacement of cards, 852

      Veteran status, collection and dissemination of information relating to, 2846

      Voters, acceptable forms of identification, 2181

IMPRISONMENT

      Driving with canceled, revoked or suspended driver’s license, penalty, 113

      Judgment to include term of imprisonment, 79

INCEST (See also SEXUAL ABUSE OR EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN)

      Wiretapping during investigation of offense authorized, 99

INCOME TAX

      Federal tax liens (See LIENS)

      Pensions, federal law to prohibit imposition of source tax urged, 3049

INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS

      Court proceedings, independent attorney for state to identify specific agency in all pleadings, 2014

      State agencies, evaluation of contracts by state board of examiners, 854

      Taxicabs, leases to independent contractors by certificate holders, 2649

INDIAN COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Appropriation, 1119

INDIANS

      Burial sites

             Penalties for violations, 929

             Reports of discoveries, requirements, 928

      Gaming policy committee, appointment of member of Nevada Indian tribe by Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada, 1164

      Geographic names, Nevada state board on, representation by Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada, 507

      Pyramid Lake Reservation

             Fees for appropriation of water from Truckee River limited, 2047

             Relinquishment by state of claims to certain land, 2046

      Walker River Reservation

             Conveyance of certain state land to Federal Government for use of tribe, 2238

             School, financing for construction, 2506

INDICTMENTS OR INFORMATIONS

      Air pollution violations, 2850

      Amendment of information, 82

      Plea bargain, information to contain only offenses to which defendant pleaded guilty or nolo contendere, 82

      Sexual abuse of a child, time for finding or filing, 305

INDIGENT PERSONS

      Criminal defendants, fees of court-appointed attorneys, 2465

      Legal aid services, increase in civil fees for support of programs, 479

      Low-income housing (See LOW-INCOME HOUSING)

      Medical care

             Fund for hospital care to indigent persons, payment to out-of-state hospitals authorized, 332

             Medicaid (See MEDICAID)

      Mentally ill persons, payment of costs of treatment in state facilities, 1240, 1241

      Nutrition programs at schools, eligible participants, 2878

      Welfare (See WELFARE)

INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT (See ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT)

INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE

      Accident benefits

             Civil action for receipt of unlawful payments, 683

             Date of determination of amount of benefits, 754

             Exclusions from definition, 692

             False charges, statements or representations, penalties, 681, 757, 759

             Fee schedule

                   Advisory council to approve increase, 723

                   Increase before October 1, 1995, requirements, 807

             Interpretation and identification concerning records or reports of fees charged, requirement, 724

      `     Invoice for payment, contents and signatures, penalties for fraudulent acts, 681

             Motor vehicles, requirements for receipt as accident benefit, 733

             Prohibited acts, penalties, 682, 757, 759

             Records, penalties for failure to maintain and make available, 682

             Withholding of payments due providers of health care, 683

      Actions for disclosure of information relating to violations or fraud, 685, 2450

      Actions or proceedings against third parties

             Employers, actions against, 742

             Liability of attorney or representative or dependents and third-party administrator for amounts due insurer, 744

             Liens on proceeds of recovery, 742, 744

             Notice of recovery and payment of amounts due to insurer or administrator, 744

             Notice to insurer or administrator before initiation of action or proceeding, 744

             Reduction of compensation, 742

             Uninsured or underinsured vehicle coverage, deductions from compensation and lien created on recovery of proceeds under, 743

      Appeals

             Administrative fines, 691

             Association of public or private employers, withdrawal of certification, 709

             Contested claims (See Contested claims, this heading)

             Employers

                   Accounts, 719

                   Failure to provide mandatory coverage, determination relating to, 755

                   Revised premium rate or revised classification, 718

                   Vocational rehabilitation services, determinations relating to, 719

             Managed care organizations, decisions, 739, 2441, 2453

             Misrepresentation or concealment of fact by employee, appeal from determination relating to, 745

             Principal contractors or owners of property, letters concerning obligations, 719

             Providers of health care, appeal from withholding of payments, 684

      Applicability of amendatory provisions to certain existing claims, 805-807

      Associations of self-insured public or private employers

             Administrative fines, 678, 700, 758

             Applications for membership, 674

             Assessments

                   Calculation, 676

                   Collection, 671

                   Deposit, 673

                   Insolvency, 680

                   Plan for payment, adoption, 677

             Audits and examinations, 675, 676, 700

             Board of trustees, composition and duties, 672, 673

             Bond or deposit in lieu of, 671, 679, 680

             Cease and desist orders, issuance by commissioner, 678

             Certification

                   Applications, 669

                   Cancellation, 672

                   Grant or denial, 671

                   Issuance and duration of certificate, 672

                   Responsibility of commissioner, 700

                   Suspension, grounds, 700

                   Withdrawal, 678, 679, 709, 758

             Change in information submitted to commissioner, notice requirements, 674

             Civil process, commissioner as resident agent, 675

             Combined net worth, minimum, 671

             Compensation to state system, injured workers’ attorney and hearings division, 708

             Contracts with service companies or third-party administrators, 674

             Deficiency determinations, 677

             Definitions, 659

             Dividends, distribution, 677

             Excess insurance, maintenance, 670

             Failure to maintain membership, effect, 711

             Indemnity agreement, execution, 670

‘           Index of claims, submission of information to maintain, 702

             Information and reports to be furnished to system or administrator, 712

             Insolvency, 679, 680

             Investigation of complaints against, 700

             Judicial review, petition for, 679

             Liability, 674

             Managed care organizations, authorization to contract with, 798

             Mergers, 675

             Reserves, maintenance, 677

             Responsibilities, 672

             Subsequent injury fund, use limited to self-insurers, 725

             Termination of association, 679

      Attorney for injured workers, office reorganized within department of business and industry, 1861

      Attorney general

             Fraud control unit

                   Establishment, 773

                   Penalties collected used to pay salaries and other expenses, 683

                   Transfer of existing investigations and records to, 806

             Investigation and prosecution of violations and fraud, 683, 684, 773

             Medical records to be made available to investigators, 781

             Toll-free telephone number for reporting violations and fraud, establishment, 774

      Claims

             Applicability of amendatory provisions to certain existing claims, 805-807

             Closure of claims, 742, 746

             Dependents, restrictions on filing, 663

             Emergency treatment after closure of claim, costs allowable if necessity certified by physician or chiropractor, 742

             Failure to file claim bars recovery of compensation, 661

             Filing, time limit, 661

             Increase or rearrangement of compensation, effective on application for reopening claim, 742

             Index of claims, 702

             Insurers, acceptance or denial of responsibility, time limit, 662

             Physicians or chiropractors, time limit for mailing claim, 661

             Reopening, requirements, 741, 806, 2442

             Uninsured employers’ claim fund, requirements, 716

      Conspiracy to commit violations, penalties, 684, 757

      Contested claims

             Appeals officers, direct submission of claims to, 737

             Continuance of contested claim by written stipulation, 739

             Employees of self-insured employers or associations, 737

             Hearing officers

                   Appointment and conflicts of interest, 669, 2444

                   Stay of decision, time limit on granting removed, 738

                   Time to render decision, 738

             Hearings

                   Scheduling of hearings with appeals officers, 739

                   Time for filing requests with hearing officers, 736

             Judicial review, 740

             Managed care organizations, resolution of complaints, 691, 2452

             Rating physician or chiropractor, selection, 738, 740

             Representatives, qualifications, 737, 2453

      Contractors (See also Employers, this heading)

             Certificate of compliance, submission to public entity, 549

             Nonresident employees working temporarily in state, applicability of law, 325

             Principal contractors, appeals from letters concerning obligations, 719

      Contractors’ board, state, information obtainable by, 701

      Coordination of governmental collection of money and information, 1470

      Corporate officers, maximum salary for purposes of coverage, 41, 42

      Criminal penalties

             Benefits or payments, false statements or representations to obtain, 759

             Conspiracy to commit violations, 684

             Employers, unlawful deductions from wages or requiring employee to provide coverage, 756

             Employment of person receiving benefits, false statements concerning, 760

             False charges, statements or representations, 681

             Liability for disclosure of information relating to violations or fraud, 685, 2450

             Penalties nonexclusive, 685

             Receipt of unlawful compensation, 682

             Records, failure to maintain or make available, 682, 683

      Death benefits

             Amount of compensation receivable for death occurring before July 1, 1980, 754, 2444

             Failure to file claim bars recovery of compensation, 661

             Filing of claim, time limit, 661

             Guardian to be appointed for certain dependents, 752

             Surviving spouse defined, 753

      Definitions, 659, 660, 680, 753

      Disability benefits

             Advance compensation prohibited, 662

             Date of determination of amount of compensation, 754

             Failure to file notice of injury or claim bars recovery of compensation, 661

             Forfeiture of rights to compensation, 685

             Nonindustrial condition or injury, effect on receipt of compensation, 745, 746

             Overpayments, deduction from future benefits, 662

             Permanent partial disability (See Permanent partial disability, this heading)

             Permanent total disability (See Permanent total disability, this heading)

             Temporary partial disability (See Temporary partial disability, this heading)

             Temporary total disability (See Temporary total disability, this heading)

      Division of industrial insurance regulation (See INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Employee leasing companies, regulation, 2419-2421

      Employees

             Blank forms from system or administrator, penalty for failure to comply, 712

             Civil actions or proceedings (See Actions or proceedings against third parties, this heading)

             Employer’s report of injury, requirements for completion by employee, 662

             Mandatory coverage, penalty for employer requiring employee to provide, 756

             Misrepresentation or concealment of fact, effect of favorable decision in appeal, 745

             Nonresident employees working within state for Nevada contractor, 325

      Employers

             Accident reports to claims administrators, requirement eliminated, 713

             Accounts, appeals from decisions relating to, 719

             Associations (See Associations of self-insured public or private employers, this heading)

             Books, records and payrolls, open to inspection, 684, 1862, 1873

             Civil action brought by employee, effect, 742

             Claims, limitation on appeals relating to, 719

             Deductibles

                   Additional deductibles, reduction of premiums and performance bonds, 686

                   Amount, 686

                   Penalties for failure to pay, 687

             Employee leasing companies, 2419-2421

             Excessive loss experience, plan for review of employers insured by system, 718, 2440

             Mandatory coverage

                   Failure to provide, penalties, 717, 754, 757

                   Requiring employee to provide or secure, penalty, 756

             Notice of injury, duties, 732, 733

             On-the-job training, payment of wages, 667, 668

             Payroll information, penalty for false statement or failure to report, 755, 757

             Performance bond, 686

             Premiums

                   Appeal from decision of commissioner concerning revised rate or classification of employment restricted, 718

                   Collection, 721

                   Credits for 1993 fiscal year, 45

                   Deficiency determinations, 1573

                   Maximum amount paid to each employee for purposes of, 42, 43, 802, 2457

                   Out-of-state experience, effect on determination of rates, 425, 801

                   Reduction based on amount of additional deductible paid, 686

             Prohibited acts, penalties, 684, 685, 757, 2450

             Reports of injury

                   Contents, mailing and fines for violations, 661, 662

                   Requirement to report to insurer eliminated, 805

             Taxation department, authority to inspect books and records, 1862

             Termination of business while owing premiums, liability, 685, 2450

             Vocational rehabilitation services, appeals from determinations relating to, 719

             Wages of employees, penalty for unlawful deductions, 756, 757

      Existing marketable skills defined, 665

      Fines

             Appeals from imposition, 691

             Associations of public or private employers, violations, 678, 700, 758

             Civil action for recovery, 691

             Conspiracy to commit violations, 757

             Employees, violations, 757

             Employers, violations, 662, 687, 712, 717, 754, 757, 1873

             Employment of person receiving benefits, false statements or representations concerning, 757

             Managed care organizations, violations, 756

             Payment, 691

             Penalties nonexclusive, 685

             Providers of health care, violations, 661, 684, 685, 757

             Self-insured employers, 700

             Violations generally, 756, 757

      Fraud

             Civil and criminal penalties, 681-685, 757, 759, 2450

             Conspiracy to commit violations, penalties, 684, 757

             Forfeiture of rights to compensation and liability for investigative costs, 685, 2450

             Liability for disclosure of information relating to, 685

             Prosecution of criminal actions by attorney general, 684, 773

             Toll-free telephone number for reporting, establishment, 774

      Generic drugs, authority for prescribing, 669

      Governor

             Powers relating to state system, 695-698, 729, 730, 807

             Review of legislation and report to legislature, 807

      Grandfather clauses, 805-807

      Incarceration, prohibition on receipt of compensation during time of, 704, 747, 751

      Injuries

             Assessment of ability to return to work, 664, 665, 2445

             Definition, 694

             Employer’s report of injury, contents and mailing, 661

             Evidence that injury arose out of and in course of employment required, 662

             Medical examinations

                   Permanent total disability, annual examinations may be required, 735

                   Second determination of percentage of disability, selection of physician or chiropractor, 736

             Nonindustrial condition or injury, effect on receipt of compensation, 745, 746

             Notice of injury

                   Employee to provide to employer, 731

                   Failure to file bars recovery of compensation, 661

                   Filing after termination of employment creates rebuttable presumption, 662

                   Forms and signatures, 732

                   Retention by employer, time limit, 733

             Refusal to submit to physical examination, effect, 715

             Stress related injuries, requirements for coverage, 663, 2445

             Subsequent injuries (See Subsequent injuries, this heading)

      Insurers

             Assessments, use, 775

             Definition, 694, 775

             Fraud, recovery of payments, 683

             Liens and recovery of compensation in action or proceeding against third party, 742-745

             Limitations on injured employee’s ability to work, duties, 664

             Notification of determination pursuant to hearing to employee and others, duty eliminated, 709

             On-the-job training, payment of wages, 667, 668

             Responsibility for compensation, time limit for acceptance or denial, 662

             Vocational rehabilitation services, determination of employee’s eligibility, 664

      Legislative declaration, 660

      Liability for disclosure of information relating to violations or fraud, 685, 2450

      Lump sum payments

             In lieu of vocational rehabilitation services, 668, 753

             Permanent partial disability, calculation, 750

      Managed care organizations

             Administrative fines, 756

             Associations of self-insured employers, contracts with, 798

             Bids and records relating to contracts, public inspection, 688

             Certification as prepaid limited health service organization, 688, 2450

             Common agreements among providers of health care to form organization, 2437-2439

             Contested claims

                   Appeals from decisions, 739, 2441, 2453

                   Procedure for resolving complaints, 691, 2452

             Definition, 660

             Exceptions to required participation by certain injured employees, 806

             Independent utilization review, 690, 2451, 2452

             Limitations on contracts, 689

             Prepaid payments based solely on number of employees prohibited, 689

             Self-insured employers, contracts with organizations, 690

             State system, contracts with organizations, 687-690, 2439, 2450

             Third-party administrators, contract with state system may require action as, 710

      Nonprofit medical facilities and public agencies, cooperative agreements for provision of insurance, 2444

      Out-of-state employees working temporarily within state for Nevada contractor, coverage required, 325

      Penalties and remedies

             Civil penalties (See Fines, this heading)

             Criminal penalties (See Criminal penalties, this heading)

             Nonexclusive, 685

      Permanent partial disability (See also Disability benefits, this heading)

             Amount of compensation receivable for injury occurring before July 1, 1980, 754, 2444

             Eligibility for compensation, 748

             Lump sum payments, calculation, 750

             Monthly payment, calculation, 749

             Previous evaluations, injuries or other conditions, notification to insurer, 748

             Rating evaluation, requirements, 749

      Permanent total disability (See also Disability benefits, this heading)

             Annual medical examination may be required, 735

             Eligibility for compensation, 746, 747

      Physicians and chiropractors

             Accident benefits

                   Fees and charges, 723, 724

                   Prohibited acts and penalties, 681-685, 757, 759, 2450

             Certificates of disability, contents and signatures, 661, 748

             Claims for compensation, time limit for filing and penalties for violations, 661

             Common agreements to form organizations for managed care, 2437-2439

             Employee’s ability to return to position held before injury, determination, 664

             Generic drugs, prescribing, 669

             Permanent restrictions placed on injured employees, findings and description, 704

             Referrals, restrictions on, 684, 757, 759, 2454, 2594

             Report of injury to insurer, requirement eliminated, 805

             Selection of physician or chiropractor by injured employee, 713, 714

             Withholding of payments from, 683

      Providers of health care

             Accident benefits, prohibited acts and penalties, 681-685, 757, 759, 2450

             Common agreements to form organizations for managed care, 2437-2439

             Definition, 680

             Generic drugs, prescribing, 669

             Referrals, restrictions on, 684, 757, 759, 2454, 2594

             Withholding of payments from, 683

      Public works, effect on contract award for failure to provide compensation, 2247

      Self-insured employers (See also Insurers, this heading)

             Administrative fines, 700

             Associations (See Associations of self-insured private or public employers, this heading)

             Certification, withdrawal, 2404, 2405

             Deposit in lieu of bond, increase or decrease, 2404

             Managed care organizations, contracts with, 690

             Subsequent injury fund, use limited to self-insurers, 725

      Service companies

             Bond requirement, 671

             Definition, 660

             Third-party administrators, company prohibited from financial interests, 673

      State system

             Assistant managers, confirmation of appointment by governor, 697

             Authorized expenditures, 1144

             Board of directors, abolished, 805

             Budget, preparation, 697

             Compliance with regulations and orders of commissioner of insurance, 686

             Employee leasing companies, regulation, 2421

             Financial records open to public inspection, 695

             Governor, powers, 695-698, 729, 730

             Index of claims, submission of information to maintain, 702

             Insurance commissioner, provision of information to, 707

             Investments, governor to approve, 698, 729, 730

             Manager

                   Appointment by governor, 695, 696

                   Liability, 696

                   List of benefit recipients, submission to employment security department required, 658

                   Managed care organizations, contracts with, 687-690, 2439, 2450

                   Powers and duties, 695-698, 729, 730

                   Salary fixed by governor, 697

             State Budget Act inapplicable to system, 777

             Suboffices, processing of claims discretionary, 698

             Vehicles, unmarked license plates authorized, 780

             Vocational rehabilitation services, requirements for providing, 705, 706

      Stress related injuries, requirements for compensation, 663, 2445

      Subsequent injuries (See also Injuries, this heading)

             Casual relationship with original accident, establishment, 663

             Charging compensation due against employer’s account, limitation in certain circumstances, 691, 692

            Date of determination of amount of compensation and benefits, 754

             Employees of self-insured employers or associations, 726, 727

             Primary cause of disability must arise out of and in course of employment, 663

      Subsequent injury fund

             Existing claims, termination of payments and procedures for future charges, 807

             Self-injured employers and associations of public or private employers, use of fund limited to, 725

             State system, prohibition on payment of assessments, payments or penalties by, 725

      Temporary partial disability (See also Disability benefits, this heading)

             Eligibility for compensation, 751

             Incarceration, prohibition on receipt of compensation, 751

             Unemployment compensation, receipt of disability compensation precludes receipt of, 533

      Temporary total disability (See also Disability benefits, this heading)

             Assessment of ability to return to work after receipt of benefits for 90 days, 664, 2445

             Calculation of benefits from June 18, 1993, to June 30, 1995, basis, 807

             Certification of disability, contents and signature, 748

             Cessation of compensation on offer of light-duty or modified employment, 747

             Eligibility for compensation, 747, 2443

             Incarceration, prohibition on receipt of compensation, 747

             Reopened claim, restrictions on receipt of benefits, 742

             Vocational rehabilitation services, limitation, 748

      Third-party administrators

             Authority to administer plans of insurance, 710

             Bond requirements, 671

             Managed care organizations, action as administrator as part of contract with state system, 710

             Service companies, administrators prohibited from financial interest or employment by, 674

      Toll-free telephone number to report violations and fraud, establishment, 774

      Unemployment compensation, receipt of disability compensation precludes receipt of, 533

      Uninsured employers’ claim fund, requirements for receipt of compensation, 716

      Vocational rehabilitation services

             Assessment of employee’s ability to return to work, 664, 2445

             Counselors

                   Case load, number of active claims permitted, 664

                   Certified vocational rehabilitation counselor

                          Definition, 659

                          Employment requirements, 797

                   Supervision and review, 664

             Eligibility, 664, 704

             Exclusion of certain goods and services, 668

             Formal education included in services, requirements, 669

             Incarceration, prohibition on receipt of money for services, 704

             Job placement assistance, 665

             Lists of jobs available throughout state, compilation and consideration, 667

             Lump sum payments in lieu of provision of services, 668, 753

             Maintenance payments, 668

             On-the-job training, 667

             Out-of-state services prohibited, 668

             Private persons, provision of services by, 707

             Program of vocational rehabilitation

                   Certified vocational rehabilitation counselor to sign plans, 798, 2457

                   Contents of plans specified by regulation, 666

                   Development of plan by counselor, 665, 2447

                   Duration of program, time limits, 666, 667

                   Extension of program, 666, 667, 2448

                   Job placement assistance, 665

                   On-the-job training, 667, 2449

                   Release from physician or chiropractor required for participation, 666

                   Training or education, 666

             Public agencies, provision of services by, 705, 707

             Reopened claim, restrictions on receipt of benefits, 742

             State system, requirements for provision of services by, 705, 706

             Temporary disability, limitation on receipt of rehabilitation services, 748

             Unemployment compensation, receipt of rehabilitation money precludes receipt of, 533

      Wages

             Average monthly wage defined, 693

             Corporate officers, 41, 42

             Definition, 693

             Maximum amount paid to each employee for premium purposes, 42, 43, 802, 2457

             Unlawful deduction from employers’ wages, 756

INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, DEPARTMENT OF

      Advisory council, approval of increase in schedule of fees and charges, 723

      Authorized expenditures, 1141

      Coordination of governmental collection of money and information, 1470

      Director, conflicts of interest, 1489-1490

      Industrial insurance regulation, division of

             Administrator, powers and duties, 703

             Business tax records, receipt of information relating to, 778

             Claim forms to be prescribed by, 661

             Liens and recovery of compensation in action against third parties, 742-745

      Preventative safety account, authorized expenditures, 1141, 1148

      Reorganized within department of business and industry, 1485

INFANTS (See MINORS)

INFORMATION SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1135

      Communications division, 1496, 1497, 1541

      Data processing department reorganized into department, 1541

      Duties, 1543

      Employees, salaries, 1935

      Information technology services’ telecommunications fund, 1540

      Study of consolidation of data processing centers, 3125

      Telecommunications division, 1541

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ADVISORY BOARD

      Communications board’s duties transferred to, 1496

      Creation, 1539

INITIATIVE PETITIONS

      Documents circulated for signature, time for submission to county clerk, 2670

      Information pamphlet, preparation and distribution, 2664

      Intimidation of electors, penalty, 2669

      Primary elections, submission of certain matters to voters, 1032, 1033

      Receipt on submission of petition, contents, 2664

      Verification of signatures, 2664-2667

INJUNCTIONS

      Credit service organizations, violations, 1959, 2277

      Crematories, violations, 2602

      Deceptive trade practices, 2095

      Domestic violence, expedited issuance of temporary orders for protection, 810

      Funeral directors and embalmers, violations, 2610

      Insurers, violations, 2391

      Limited-liability companies, use of names, 1009

      Solid waste disposal, enjoining act or practice constituting threat or violation, 13, 17

      Stalking or harassment, petition for issuance of order, 510

      Telemarketing violations, 2099

      Trade practices, violations, 1958, 1959, 1961

INJURED WORKERS, OFFICE OF THE NEVADA ATTORNEY FOR

      Authorized expenditures, 1142

      Reorganized within department of business and industry, 1861

INSIGNIA

      Fees relating to registration, 490, 491

      Validity of registration, number of years, 491

INSTALLMENT LOANS

      Administrative fines for violations, 901

      Out-of-state loans, licensing of lenders required, 2045

      Security for loan, types of insurance authorized, 2045

INSURANCE

      Administrative fines, 2381

      Advocate for insurance customers, appointment, 1493

      Ambulance services, regulation of persons providing coverage for costs, 2593

      Boxing matches, insurance coverage required for contestants, 1451

      Business licenses, acquisition of insurance as requisite, 2380

      Disability insurance, guaranty association provisions inapplicable, 1396

      Financial planners, requirement for liability insurance, 1373

      Funeral and burial services (See FUNERAL AND BURIAL SERVICES CONTRACTS)

      Group insurance for public employees

             Local governmental employees, participation in state’s program, 2508

             Premiums, amount paid by employer, 927, 928

             Retired public employees

                   Local government retirees, participation in state’s program, 875, 2508

                   Premiums, amount payable by state, 928, 1155

      Health insurance

             Blanket health insurance, issuance by nonprofit corporations for hospital, medical or dental services, 500

             Cooperative agreements between public agencies and nonprofit medical facilities for provision of insurance, 1938

             Court order requiring enrollment of children in parent’s plan, enforcement, 237

             Elderly persons, counseling programs, 2381

             Employers, notice of intent to change insurers or benefits required, 1982

             Extended disability benefits under group health, amount payable on death of insured, 1982

             Medigap policies, regulation, 2398

             Rates, reduced premiums for selected limited coverage urged, 3030

             Small employers, notice to insured of cancellation, alteration or nonrenewal of coverage required, 1982

      Installment loans, types of insurance authorized as security, 2045

      Life insurance

            Group life, notice to insured of cancellation, alteration or nonrenewal required, 1982, 2400

             Murder, prohibition on receipt of proceeds of policy on victim, 36

             Notice to named insured of purchase or increase in coverage, 173

      Motor vehicles

             Accidents involving uninsured owner or operator, determination of security required following, 2486

             Air bags and other safety devices, reduction of premium for vehicles equipped with, 2495

             Cancellation or termination of policy, insurer to notify department of motor vehicles, 2487

             Certificate of self-insurance, contents, 2487

             Citations for failure to maintain insurance, issuance to driver and owner, 2482, 2483

             Evidence of insurance, contents and permissible forms, 2480, 2490

             Fines for driving without insurance, 1443, 2485

             Industrial insurance, recovery by injured employee against policy of uninsured or underinsured coverage, 743

             Repairs to certain insured vehicles to be performed by garage or licensed body shop, 338

             Short-term lessors, refund of fees on cancellation of registration for failure to maintain insurance prohibited, 1386

             Uninsured motorists, recovery of damages caused by, 1399

             Verification of insurance

                   Account for verification of insurance, use, 2213, 2481

                   Development of system by department of motor vehicles, 2483, 2488

                   Insurers, duties and immunities, 2483, 2484

                   Suspension of registration for failure to provide proof, procedure for reinstatement, 273, 1392, 1395, 2481, 2489

                   Time for return of verification form, 2488

      Title insurance (See TITLE INSURANCE)

      Unarmed combat, insurance coverage required for contestants, 1451

INSURANCE ADJUSTERS

      Administrative fines, 1916, 2389

      Definition, 2389

      Retention by insurers, qualifications, 2394

INSURANCE AGENTS, BROKERS AND SOLICITORS

      Agreements, compensation for submission prohibited, 2397

      Equipment and supplies provided by company, ownership, 2397

      Gifts or inducements, amount acceptable, 2397

      Health maintenance organizations, licensing of brokers, 2401

      Licensing of brokers, qualifications, 2387

      Life agents and health agents, maintenance of place of business within state, 2388

      Names, use by successors to business, 2388

      Prepaid limited health services organizations, laws applicable to, 2402

INSURANCE COMPANIES

      Agreements submitted by agents or brokers, compensation prohibited, 2397

      Ambulance services, regulation of persons providing coverage for costs, 2593

      Assessments on members of insurance guaranty association, 1398

      Assets used in determining financial condition, 1447

      Boating accident claims, notice to insureds of requirement to file notice with department of wildlife, 2015

      Cancellation of policy, procedure following, 2396

      Checks, fees for returned checks, 2395

      Child Health Care Month, dissemination of information, 2981

      Deposits as condition of transacting business, 2386

      Fees for late payments and similar events, restrictions, 2395

      Fines for violations, 2381, 2391, 2393, 2394, 2397

      Forms, time for approval by commissioner, 2395

      Group life policies, notice to insured of cancellation, alteration or nonrenewal, 1982

      Health insurance, reduced premiums for selected limited coverage urged, 3030

      Inducements, amount permitted, 2397

      Licenses, issuance following violations, 2391

      Life insurance, notice to insureds of purchase or increase in coverage, 173

      Motor vehicle insurance

             Cancellation or termination of policy, notification to department of motor vehicles, 2487

             Driving record information, receipt from department of motor vehicles, 2482

             Evidence of insurance, contents, 2490

             Safety devices, reduction of premium for vehicles equipped with, 2495

             Verification of insurance, duties and immunities, 2483, 2484

      Premium tax

             Allocation of credits for certain prepayments and offsets against liability, 1448

             Collection by department of taxation, 1909, 1912

             Credits for certain assessments, 1398

             Failure to file report or pay tax, 1910

             Prepayment of estimated tax and penalty, fine and interest for underpayment, 1446

             Refund of overpayments, claims, 1913

      Rates and essential insurance, applicability of laws, 2397

      Rates, filing of schedule, 2393

      Reciprocal insurers, authority to own and hold real property, 649

      Reinsurance, requisites, 2386

      Risk retention groups, fee for continuation of registration, 2385

      Supplies and equipment provided to agents or brokers, ownership, 2397

      Surety bonds, amount, 2395

      Surplus lines

             Authorization following violations, 2391

             Qualifications, 2386, 2390

INSURANCE, DEPARTMENT OF

      Ambulance services, regulation of persons providing coverage for costs, 2593

      Appropriation, 1120

      Authorized expenditures, 1140

      Banks, licensure to sell annuities, 2279

      Cemeteries, cooperation with board of funeral directors and embalmers, 2607

      Employee leasing companies, regulation, 2421

      Health insurance, department urged to encourage reduced premium coverage, 3030

      Industrial insurance

             Associations of public or private employers, certification, 669, 700

             Managed care organizations, approval of contracts with state system, 688

             Representatives at hearings, duties concerning licensure removed, 2453

             State system to comply with regulations and orders, 686

      Motor vehicle insurance, approval of policies offering reduced premiums for safety devices, 2495

      Premium tax, collection by department of taxation, 1909, 1912

      Regulatory account abolished, 2267

      Reorganized within department of business and industry, 1485

INSURANCE GUARANTY ASSOCIATION

      Assessments on members, credits against premium tax, 1398

      Covered claim defined, 1396

      Exemptions from statutory provisions, 1396

      Obligation includes only amount of covered claim for unearned premiums more than $100, 1397

      Receivers of insolvent insurers, filing of claims with, 1399

      Remedies of insureds, exhaustion, 1399

INTERCEPTED COMMUNICATIONS (See WIRETAPPING)

INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETICS

      Bingo, operation of charitable games in support of activities, 1159

      Collegiate license plates, use of fees for athletic scholarships, 1344

      Varsity athletes, satisfactory progress toward obtaining degree required, 336

INTEREST ON MONEY

      Child support payments, interest on arrearages, 2626

      Child welfare, trust fund for, payment of interest to individual accounts, 1440

      Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest, 86

      Insurance premium tax, rate of interest on late payments, 1446

      Pawnbrokers, rate of interest, 2322

      Retail installment sales, 2755

INTERIM FINANCE COMMITTEE (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

INTERMEDIARIES OF TAX-FREE EXCHANGES OF REAL PROPERTY

      Bond or deposit in lieu of, 2020

      Civil penalties

             Imposition for violations, 2022

             Use, 2020, 2021

      Corporations, registration of officers and directors, 2020

      Criminal penalties for violations, 2021, 2022

      Qualified intermediary defined, 2019

      Registration and fees, 2019, 2020

INTERPLEADER

      Consumer affairs division, action on bonds, 1958, 1961, 1963

INTESTATE SUCCESSION

      Murder, prohibition on inheritance from estate of victim, 35

INTIMIDATION

      Election petitions, intimidation of electors, 2669

      Mental health clients, verbal intimidation without redeeming purpose defined as abuse, 2113

      Mobile home parks, harassment of tenants prohibited, 1171

      Public employees, penalty for intimidating, 930

      Stalking, penalties, 509

INTOXICATING LIQUORS

      Amusement rides, embarking on ride while under influence prohibited, 1332

      Criminal offenders, study of alcohol abuse among, 3121

      Driving under the influence (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

      Fetal alcohol syndrome, legislative study, 3103

      Minors, suspension or delayed issuance of driver’s license for certain unlawful acts, 2896

      State employees or applicants, testing for presence of alcohol, 2252

      Taxation

             Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

             Policies for administering taxes, 1232

      Wineries (See WINERIES)

      Zoning, notice and signs concerning request for special use permits, 2206

INVESTIGATION DIVISION (See MOTOR VEHICLES AND PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF0

INVESTMENTS

      Annuities, sales by banks, 2279

      Carson City, establishment of policy for investments, 2240

      Financial planners, duties and liabilities, 1372

      Industrial insurance, governor to approve investments of state system, 698, 729, 730

      Local government pooled long-term investment account, creation and use, 257

      Pet cemeteries, trust funds for endowment care, 2752, 2753

      Public employees’ retirement system

             Real property mortgages and deeds of trust, provisions repealed, 479

             State obligations, investments prohibited, 3064

      Repurchase agreements, investments by local governments, 2287

      Savings bonds or other securities, issuance by state, 2279

      School districts (See SCHOOL FINANCES AND FUNDS)

      State investments

             Economic stimulation, investments to promote, 3080

             Federal Home Loan Banks, 2283

             Money market mutual funds, 2284

             Student Loan Marketing Association, 2283

      State permanent school fund, authorized investments, 2282

      State treasurer to exercise judgment and care, 2282

      Telephone sales, requirements, 2098

      University of Nevada employees’ retirement, contracts with investment entities, 480

IRRIGATION

      Stream systems, assessment for water distribution expenses, 2081

IRRIGATION DISTRICTS (See also DISTRICTS)

      Bond issues, notice of election to contain certain information, 1419

      California memorialized to recognize as public entities, 2974

      Permits to construct or install structures on state land, fees, 1458

      Property tax, levy to pay attorney’s fees and other costs related to protecting supply and distribution of water, 1167

      Special elections, limitations on holding, 1081

      Surcharge on water from federal reclamation projects, opposition expressed, 3115

J

JAILS AND LOCAL DETENTION FACILITIES

      Commissary account, sources, 49

      Misdemeanor warrants, transfer of person to law enforcement agency that obtained warrant, 132

      Parole violators, custody and release from custody, 2884

      Prisoners

             Damage or destruction of governmental property, payment of costs, 50

             Escape or commission of crime, payment of prosecution costs for persons acting in concert with, 457

             Industrial insurance benefits, prohibition on receipt, 704, 747, 751

             Money and valuables, safekeeping, 49

      Trust fund for safekeeping of prisoner’s money and valuables, establishment and use, 49

      Washoe County jail, rate of property tax for support, 1420

JOB TRAINING OFFICE, STATE

      Director, member of state council on libraries and literacy, 1581-1582

JOINT TENANCY

      Divorce proceedings, disposition of property, 2550

      Murder, prohibition on succession under joint tenancy, 36

JOINT VENTURES

      Public works, qualifications for local contractors’ preference, 1382

JUDGES AND JUSTICES (See specific court)

JUDGMENTS, ORDERS AND DECREES

      Cease and desist orders, insurers, 2391

      Confession, judgment by, court fees, 1354, 1355

      Conviction, term of imprisonment and amount and term of fine, restitution and assessment included, 78

      Credit reporting agencies, limit on disclosure of civil judgments, 2462

      Declaratory judgments

             Gaming, action by association of licensees or nonprofit corporation representing licensees, 186

             Telemarketing violations, 2099

      Deficiency judgments in foreclosure proceedings, limitations on amount, 152, 153

      Foreign-Money Claims Act, adoption, 193-197

      Health insurance, enforcement of court order requiring enrollment of children, 237

      Imprisonment, term of incarceration and amount and terms of fine, restitution and assessment included, 79

      Injunctions (See INJUNCTIONS)

      Restitution (See RESTITUTION)

JUDICIAL DISCIPLINE, COMMISSION ON

      Appropriation, 1115

      Jurisdiction expanded, 2969

JUDICIAL SELECTION, COMMISSION ON

      Appropriations, 1027, 1115

JUNIOR LIVESTOCK SHOW BOARD

      Appropriation, 1120

JURIES

      Child abuse and neglect, program to allow donation of jurors’ fees for protective services, 1330

      Legislative study of criminal justice system, 3123

      Per diem and travel allowances for jurors, 919

JURISDICTION OF COURTS

      Appeals, court of, 3042

      Children certified as adults, 293

      Family courts, 545

      Justices’ courts, 513, 1380, 1381

      Juvenile traffic offenses, 1981

      Personal jurisdiction, basis, 865

JUSTICES’ COURTS

      Alcohol and drug abuse treatment programs, authority to establish, 1233

      Arbitration, civil actions may be submitted to, 1024

      Jurisdiction, monetary threshold, 1380, 1381

      Juvenile traffic offenses, jurisdiction, 1981

      Special revenue account for courts, deposits and accountings, 869

      Stalking, issuance of protective orders, 513

JUSTICES OF THE PEACE

      Fees, 1353, 1354, 1378, 1465

      Judicial discipline commission, jurisdiction, 2969

      Marriages, authority to perform in commissioner townships, 1463

      Notarial acts, performance authorized, 200

JUSTIFIABLE HOMICIDE

      Deadly force to effect arrest, authorized use, 931

      Definition, 931, 932

JUVENILE COURTS

      Alcohol and drug abuse treatment programs, authority to establish, 1233

      Certification of child as adult, jurisdiction of courts, 293

      Children in need of supervision

             Admonition and referral, 2025

             Commitment to correctional facility, restrictions, 2026

      Committee for juvenile services, appointment, 460

      Confidentiality of information obtained by court, 462

      Delinquent children, commitment to custody of child and family services division, 2025, 2026, 2030

      Remand of child certified as adult, determination of acceptance of jurisdiction, 293

      Traffic offenses, authority to transfer case to justice’s or municipal court, 1981

      Uniform system for reporting, collecting and maintaining juvenile justice information, establishment, 2035

      Youth services commission, establishment, 2676

JUVENILE DELINQUENTS

      Adult defined, 292

      Caliente youth center (See CALIENTE YOUTH CENTER)

      Certification of child as adult, jurisdiction of courts, 293

      Child defined, 292

      Controlled substances or alcohol, suspension or delayed issuance of driver’s license for unlawful acts, 2896

      Detention homes

             Employees, appointment, dismissal and salaries, 461, 462

             Investigations, 461

      Escape or apprehension of inmate of correctional facility, notice to public, 873

      Placement

             Child and family services division, placement by, 2026

             Expenses of support and maintenance, responsibility of parents, guardian or other liable persons, 2026

             Investigation by committee for juvenile services, 461

             Modification or termination of order, 2030

             Physical examinations required, 2026

      Sexual assault, testing of detained minor for exposure to sexually transmitted diseases, 1208

      Youth training center (See YOUTH TRAINING CENTER, NEVADA)

JUVENILE PROBATION OFFICERS

      Administrative work of department of juvenile services, duties, 462

      Appointment, 461, 1323

      Dismissal or reduction in position, 462, 1323

      Peace officer powers, 463, 1323

      Salaries, 462, 1323

      Standards for proper performance of duties and responsibilities, establishment, 461

      Uniform system for reporting, collecting and maintaining juvenile justice information, establishment, 2035

JUVENILE SERVICES

      Child and family services, division of, duties, 2676

      Counties between 100,000 and 400,000

             Committee for juvenile services

                   Appointment, oath and terms, 460

                   Duties, 461

                   Hearings on dismissals, duties, 462

                   Recommendations for appointment of director, 463

             Director of juvenile services

                   Appointment, 463

                   Powers and duties, 463

                   Probation officers, appointment, 461

                   Salary, 463

             Employees, appointment, dismissal and salaries, 461, 462

             Probation committee, requirement for appointment removed, 463, 468

      Counties over 400,000

             Citizen’s advisory committee, composition and duties, 1324

             Department of family, youth and juvenile services

                   Creation, 1322

                   Director, appointment and peace officer powers, 1323

                   Duties, 1322, 1323

                   Employees, appointment, status and compensation, 1323, 1324

             Joint board, establishment, composition and duties, 1323

      Uniform system for reporting, collecting and maintaining juvenile justice information, establishment, 2035

      Youth services commission, establishment, 2676

K

KENNELS

      Definition, 2146

      Sanitation, health and safety requirements, 2147-2149

KICK BOXING (See UNARMED COMBAT)

KIDNAPING

      Concealment or removal of child unlawfully, 1425-1427, 2136

      Missing children, program to coordinate activities and information concerning, 1374

KNIVES

      School property, penalty for possession of dangerous knife during commission of certain crimes, 40

L

LABOR CAMPS

      Sewage disposal, removal of privies and cesspools as acceptable method, 2639

LABOR COMMISSIONER

      Appointment by director of department of business and industry, 1802

      Appropriation, 1120

      Public works violations

             Administrative fine for costs of investigation and prosecution, 2249

             Hearings and assessment of fines, 2248

            Prevailing wages

                    Assessments and fines, 2248

                   Establishment of sliding scale for penalties, 897

LABOR ORGANIZATIONS

      Health insurance, enforcement of court order requiring enrollment of children, 237

      Industrial relations division administrator, conflicts of interest, 1489-1490

LAKE TAHOE (See TAHOE BASIN)

LAKES

      Fees of division of state lands for permits to engage in certain activities, 1457, 1458

      Mooring buoys, restrictions on placement, 861, 862

      Pyramid Lake, relinquishment by state of claims to certain land, 2046

LAND SALES, LICENSING AND REGULATION

      Advertising, filing fee for application for approval, 2294

      Contract of sale contrary to statutory provisions voidable, provision repealed, 2585

      Developers, permit fees, 2294

      Exemptions from statutory provisions, effective period and application fees, 2293, 2294

      Legislative study of laws concerning disclosure of information, 3122

      Owner-developers

             Civil penalties, 890-892

             Registration fees, 2293

      Real estate licensees (See REAL ESTATE LICENSEES)

      Registered representatives, license fees, 2294

      Subdivision of land (See SUBDIVISION OF LAND)

LAND SURVEYORS (See SURVEYORS)

LANDER COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Government Tax Acts, 1945

      Rural county guarantee, inclusion, 1946

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS

      Board of landscape architecture, authorized expenditures, 1145

LARCENY

      Civil liability imposed on convicted persons, 77

LAS VEGAS, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Charter amendments, special elections, 1101

LAS VEGAS VALLEY WATER DISTRICT

      Bonds, issuance at request of Southern Nevada Water Authority, 2643

      Boundaries, 168

LAWYERS (See ATTORNEYS AT LAW)

LEASE-PURCHASE AGREEMENTS

      State authorized to enter into, 3034, 3083

LEASES

      Optometrists, office leases, 2864

      Reciprocal insurers, authority to lease real property, 649

      State equipment, consideration of cost savings by leasing, 925

      State land, authority of division of state lands, 158

      Tax-exempt property, determination of taxable value of leased property, 2310

      Taxicabs, leases to independent contractors by certificate holders, 2649

LEGAL AID SERVICES

      Fees in civil actions increased for support, 479

LEGAL DIVISION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

LEGISLATIVE AND AGENCY STUDIES

      Bill drafts recommended as result of study

             Number of requests unrestricted, 3130

             Time for making requests, 2249

      Criminal justice system, 3123

      Criminal offenders, alcohol and drug abuse among, 3121

      Data processing, consolidation of state centers, 3125

      Disabled persons, personal assistance services, 3102

      Education

             Pilot program to evaluate feasibility of school-based decision making, 2889

             Public elementary and secondary education, structure and financing, 3109

             Sign language, establishment of school course, 942

      Energy sources and use, 3126

      Fetal alcohol and drug syndrome, 3103

      Hazardous materials

             Regional response teams, feasibility, 3075

             Technicians, specialists and incident commanders, training, 906

      Hearing aids, current procedure for assessing need for and purchase of, 1344

      Highways and roads

             Emergency telephones along certain highways, methods of establishing, 2338

             Financing for construction, maintenance and repair, 2435

      Industrial insurance system, 807

      Infrastructure, methods of financing, 3117

      Legislative budget office, establishment and operation, 3108

      Legislative commission, authority to conduct studies or investigations, 2249

      Legislative counsel bureau, functioning, 3120

      Libraries, traffic control near public libraries, 3011

      Medicaid, mandatory coordinated care system, 2591

      Prisoners, drug and alcohol abuse among, 3121

      Public officers, commission to review compensation of certain officers, 2633

      Real estate transactions, disclosure of information, 3122

      Retail wheeling, 819

      Revenue structure of state, 3119, 3128

      State employees, classification and overtime, 3109

      Subpenas, authority of certain legislative bodies to issue, 2251

      Tahoe Basin, alternate methods of transportation, 2976

      Tahoe Regional Planning Compact, legislative committee to review, continuation, 3107

      Taxation, laws governing, 3119

      Taxing districts, 3119

      Telecommunications services, time for public service commission to submit report extended, 447

      Telephones, methods of establishing emergency system along certain highways, 2338

      Water use, allocation and management, 2862

LEGISLATIVE COMMISSION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU

      Administrative division, appropriation, 1115

      Administrative leave for employees in recognition of service, 3068

      Audit division

             Appropriation, 1115

             Internal audits, office of, reports from, 1573

             Lobbyists, audits, 2589

      Capital improvement projects, appropriations, 1132

      Computers and software, appropriation, 2207

      Director

             Authorized expenditures, duties, 1146

             Economic forum and advisory committee, assistance to, 2209, 2211

             Economic projections and estimates of revenue, availability to public, 2210

             Lobbyists, preparation and publication of guidelines for reporting requirements, 2589

             Western Legislative Conference, duties, 19

      Employees, administrative leave, 3068

      Fiscal analysis division

             Appropriation, 1115

             Pupil-teacher ratio, receipt of reports concerning, 1363

             State distributive school account, reports concerning monthly apportionment, 1431

             Technical advisory committee on future state revenues, membership, 2210

      Interim finance committee

             Bill draft requests, limitation, 3130

             Hazardous materials, notification of additional funding for accidents, 841

             Juvenile justice, receipt of report on uniform system of reporting, 2036

             Medicaid demonstration project, report, 2592

             Offenders’ store fund, approval of transfers to prisoners’ personal property fund, 268

             Preventative safety account, approval of expenditures, 1148

             State contracts, report concerning request for proposal and completion date, 2877

             State parks, approval of expenditures for repairs, 217

             Unclassified state personnel, establishment of certain salaries, 1937

      Legal division

             Administrative regulations, review, 514, 856, 3082

             Appropriation, 1115

             Budget division, reimbursement of bill draft expenses, 269

             Compensation of certain public officers, commission to review, bill draft requests, 2635

             Completion of 1,000 bill drafts before first day of 68th session directed, 3130

             Consolidation of governmental services, notification concerning financial savings, 1454

             Constitutional officers may submit bill drafts directly to legislative counsel, 939

             Limit on bill draft requests submitted after session convenes, 3124

             Name of legislator or organization requesting draft through standing or special committee, disclosure, 826

            Racing commission’s regulations, removal from Administrative Code, 2129

      Legislative commission

             Adjournment during session, tentative determination of dates, 2246

             Administrative regulations, review, 514, 856, 3082

             Apprentice internship programs, receipt of reports, 1320

             Appropriation, 1115

             Bill draft requests, limitation, 3130

             Education study committee, appointment of members, 3109

             Energy retrofit coordinator, designation, 910, 1437

             Gaming policy committee, appointment of legislative members, 1164

             Highway funding, appointment of study committee, 2436

             Infrastructure study committee, appointment, 3117

             Lobbyists, power to authorize audit or investigation of, 2589

             Members and alternates, designation, 3110, 3130

             Objectives and functions of commission, 2249

             Portrait of Governor Roop, acceptance, 2555

             Public schools, reports concerning accountability program, 2745

             School-based decision making, report on pilot program, 2889

             Studies and investigations, authority to conduct, 2249

             Subpenas, authority to issue, 2251

             Tahoe Regional Planning Compact, continuation of committee to review, 3107

             Taxing districts, appointment of study advisory committee, 3119

             Western Legislative Conference, duties, 19

      Nevada Reports, Statutes of Nevada and Nevada Constitutional Debates & Proceedings, appropriation for reproduction, 2245

      Research division, appropriation, 1115

      State office building, appropriation for furnishings for bureau, 1128

      Study of functions, 3120

LEGISLATIVE FUND (See LEGISLATURE)

LEGISLATURE

      Adjournment

             Extended adjournment during session, procedure, 2246

             Temporary adjournment, 2961

      Assembly

             Chief clerk, bill draft requests, 3130

             Government affairs, committee on

                   Coordination of governmental functions, receipt of report, 1470

                   Number of members, 2967

             Health and welfare, committee on, name changed, 2915

             Judiciary, committee on, number of members, 2967

             Legislative functions and elections, committee on

                   Name changed, 2915

                   Number of members, 2915

             Minority floor leader

                   Bill draft requests, limit on number, 3130

                   Compensation, commission to review, appointment of member, 2634

             Speaker

                   Adjournment during session, consultation concerning, 2246

                   Appointments made by

                          Compensation, commission to review, 2634

                          Economic forum, member, 2209

                          Information technology advisory board, member, 1539

                          Water, legislative committee to study, 2862

                   Bill draft requests, limit on number, 3130

             Standing rules

                   Adoption, 2911

                   Government affairs, committee on, number of members, 2967

                   Health and welfare, committee on, name changed, 2915

                   Judiciary, committee on, number of members, 2967

                   Legislative functions and elections, committee on, name and number of members changed, 2915

                   Temporary appointments to standing committees, 2916

             Ways and means, committee on

                   Hazardous materials, notification of additional funding for accidents, 841

                   Number of members, 2915

      Attaches, appointment, 2928, 2948, 2956, 2960, 3009, 3021, 3060, 3084

      Bills and resolutions

             AB 522, return from governor requested, 3060

             Bill drafts

                   Compensation, commission to review, requests for drafts, 2635

                   Constitutional officers, requests directly to legislative counsel, 939

                   Executive agencies, reimbursement of legal division, 269

                   Interim legislative studies, requests, 3130

                   Limit on number of requests during interim, 3130

                   Limit on requests submitted after session reconvenes, 3124

                   Name of legislator or organization requesting draft through standing or special committee, disclosure, 826

                   Nonlegislative requests to be related to function of requesters, 3130

                   Standing committees, requests limited to subjects within committee jurisdiction, 3124

                   Studies or investigations recommending legislation, time for requests, 2249

      Budget office, study of establishment and operation, 3108

      Clergy, compensation for services, 3023

      Committees

             Health care, committee on

                   Medicaid, study of mandatory coordinated care system, 2591

                   Qualifications of members, 2590

             Open meetings required, exceptions, 2974, 3026

             Standing committees (See Assembly, this heading; Senate, this heading)

             Subpenas, issuance by certain committees, 2251

             Water, committee to study use, allocation and management, creation, 2862

             Witnesses

                   Fees and mileage, 2252

                   Privileges granted and misrepresentations prohibited, 2849

      Contempt, failure to comply with subpena issued by legislative committee, 2251

      Employees, administrative leave, 3068

      Energy retrofit coordinator, designation, 910, 1437

      Gaming policy committee, appointment of legislative members, 1164

      Hazardous operations, designation of site for location, 3053

      Interim legislative operations, appropriation, 1115

      Investigations, authority of certain legislative bodies to issue subpenas, 2251

      Joint rules

             Adoption, 2901

             Bill draft requests, limitations, 3124

      Legislative building

             Capital improvements, appropriation, 1132

             Retrofitting, 910, 1437

      Legislative fund

             Authorized expenditures, 1136

             Commission to review compensation of certain public officers, appropriation, 2635

             Computers and software, appropriation, 2207

             General appropriation, 1115

             Highway funding study, appropriation, 2436

             Session expenses, appropriation, 1, 523

             Western Legislative Conference, appropriation, 19

      Members

             Allowances for communications and periodicals, 2928, 2948

             Compensation, commission to review, creation and duties, 2633

             Nonreturning legislators, receipt of compensation for attending conference or meeting restricted, 882

      Open meetings required, exceptions, 2974, 3026

      Reports to legislature

             Consolidated bond interest and redemption fund, report by state controller, 1133

             Coordination of collection of fees and taxes and information relating to, 1470

             Economic forum, projections of indicators and estimates of future revenue, 2210

             Education, alternative programs for suspended, expelled or dangerous pupils, 2310

             Juvenile justice, uniform system of reporting, 2036

             Public schools, accountability program, 2745

             Recycling businesses, program to encourage development, 819

             School safety and security tax, use of proceeds, 2257

             Science, engineering and technology director, 1991

             State contracts, report concerning request for proposal and completion date, 2877

             State parks, plans concerning development and maintenance, 3019

             Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, 3046

            Takings, actions by attorney general, 3100

             University of Nevada, police department activities, 424

             Veterans, information obtained from program of department of motor vehicles, 2847

             Wildfires, methods of alleviation, 1204

      Senate

             Finance, committee on, notification of additional funding for hazmat accidents, 841

             Government affairs, committee on

                   Jurisdiction, 2933

                   Receipt of report on governmental functions, 1470

             Hall of Fame inductions, 3028-3030

             Human resources and facilities, committee on, jurisdiction, 2933

             Majority floor leader

                   Adjournment during session, consultation concerning, 2246

                   Appointments made by

                          Compensation, commission to review, 2634

                          Economic forum, member, 2209

                          Information technology advisory board, member, 1539

                          Water, legislative committee to study, 2862

                   Bill draft requests, limit on number, 3130

             Minority floor leader

                   Bill draft requests, limit on number, 3130

                   Compensation, commission to review, appointment of member, 2634

             Natural resources, committee on, jurisdiction, 2933

             Secretary of senate, bill draft requests, 3130

             Standing rules

                   Adoption, 2929

                   Jurisdiction of standing committees, 2933

             Transportation, committee on, jurisdiction, 2933

      Setting aside reserves, approval, 1126

      Subpenas, authority of certain legislative bodies, 2251

      Unfunded mandates, imposition on local government prohibited, 1349

      Western Legislative Conference, appropriation for initial expenses, 19

LESBIANS

      Prohibition of conduct between consenting adults of same sex removed, 515

LEWDNESS AND OBSCENITY

      Exploited children, program to coordinate activities and information concerning, 1374

      Unlawful acts, 808

      Wiretapping authorized during investigation of certain offenses, 99

LIBRARIES

      Consolidated library districts

             Bonds or other obligations, public hearing on proposal required, 2548

             Budget, contents and submission for joint review and recommendation by governing bodies, 2549

             Executive director, appointment, 2548

             Primary goal to provide facilities, resources and trained staff to meet needs of residents, 2549

             Quarterly reports, submission to governing bodies, 2549

             Trustees, removal for cause, 2548

      County library districts, submission of establishment to voters, 1075

      North Las Vegas, authority to create municipal library district, 333

      Nye County, creation of certain library districts on voter approval, 2511

      Pedestrian safety near libraries, study, 3011

LIBRARIES AND LITERACY, STATE COUNCIL ON

      Composition, 1581

      Duties, 1582

      Nevada council on libraries reorganized into, 1581

LIBRARIES, NEVADA COUNCIL ON

      Reorganized into state council on libraries and literacy, 1581

LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES, STATE

      Appointment of state librarian, 1580

      Appropriation, 1117

      Authorized expenditures, 1137

      Division of archives and records abolished, 1581

      Local governmental records, establishment of minimum retention schedules, 170

      Reorganized within department of museums, library and arts, 1579

      State records, committee to approve retention and disposition schedules, state librarian as secretary, 208

LICENSE PLATES (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

LICENSES AND PERMITS

      Alternative livestock, permit to import, possess or propagate, 435

      Business licenses (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Child support enforcement, names and addresses of licensees submitted to welfare division, 1031

      Coordination of governmental collection of money and information, 1470

      Drivers’ licenses (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

      Economic development commission, fees for procurement of permits, 2278

      Gaming (See GAMING)

      Homes for individual residential care, registration, 2556

      Motor carriers (See MOTOR CARRIERS)

      Occupational licenses (See specific occupation)

      Unarmed combat (See UNARMED COMBAT)

LIENS

      Child support, lien continues until judgment for arrearages satisfied, 542

      Common-interest communities, assessment liens, 2355, 2371

      Industrial insurance, lien created in action or proceeding brought by injured employee, 742-745

      Mechanics’ and materialmen’s liens

             Engineers, surveyors and geologists, liens for services, 2055

             Priority of liens, 2056

             Property owner to give copy of notice of completion to certain persons, 853

      Medicaid, lien on proceeds of recovery by recipient against third party, 923

      Mobile homes and commercial coaches

             Dealers required to obtain acknowledgment that holder of lien or security interest received notice of sale, 1187

             Notification to persons holding ownership or other interest, 235, 2042-2044

             Sales to satisfy liens, requirements, 233

      Motor carriers, delinquent fees, interest and penalties constitute lien, 1987

      Recreational vehicle parks, liens for unpaid rent, 2037

      Recreational vehicles, liens for storage, maintenance, keeping or repair, 2037

      Restitution by criminal defendant, judgment constitutes lien, 149

      Tax liens

             Federal tax liens

                   Fees for filing and indexing notices and certificates, 285

                   Liens filed before 1967, requirement to maintain record repealed, 199

                   Notice, filing, 198

             Nature Conservancy, prohibition on cancellation of certain liens on property acquired by, 2513

             Room taxes, priority of lien and time for recording notice, 2651, 2654

      Trailers, liens for storage, maintenance, keeping or repair, 2037

      Vessels

             Abandoned vessels, disposition of proceeds from sales, 222

             Enforcement of liens, 223-226

      Welfare division, lien on proceeds of recovery by Medicaid recipient, 923

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR

      Appropriation for support of office, 1114

      Bill draft requests

             Direct submission to legislative counsel, 939

             Limit on number of requests, 3130

      Compensation, commission to review, creation and duties, 2633

      Employees, salaries, 1929, 1930

LIFE INSURANCE (See INSURANCE)

LIFEGUARDS

      Public swimming facilities, training requirements and testing concerning lifesaving procedures, 1327

LIMITATION OF ACTIONS

      Bank deposits and collections, 1248

      Cable TV, action relating to recovery of civil penalty for unauthorized interception of services, 820

      Child support obligations, 2628

      Commercial paper, notes payable at definite time, 1265

      Felonies, action relating to commission of offense, 453

      Real property improvements, retroactive limitation for deficiencies in construction, 1439

      Securities violations, civil actions, 1229

      Sexual abuse of a child

             Civil actions, 254, 453

             Criminal action, 305

      Victims of crime, action to obtain proceeds from perpetrator’s notriety, 453

LIMITED PARTNERSHIPS

      Agent for service of process

             Filing of certificate of acceptance, 1019, 1020

             Statement of resignation, 1019

      Default, penalty, 1020

      Fees of secretary of state, 1020

      Foreign limited partnerships, registration requirements, 1021

      Gaming licenses

             County licenses, 2002

             Holding companies or intermediary companies, 2004-2007

             Security interests, enforcement, 2000

             Unsuitability or denial of license, 2010

LIMITED-LIABILITY COMPANIES

      Agent for service of process, 1015-1018

      Amendments, filing, 1009

      Articles of organization

             Amendment, 1014

             Contents, 1012, 1013

             Fees, 1017

      Certificate of authority to transact business, time of effectiveness, 1010

      Default, penalty, 1010, 1016

      Fees of secretary of state, 1010, 1011, 1017

      Forfeiture of right to do business, 1011

      Formation, procedure, 1012

      Gaming licenses

             County licenses, 2002

             Credit for prepaid fees for licenses on transfer of operation, 2001

             Definitions, 1993

             Disposition of gaming devices on cessation of business, 2011

             Eligibility, 1994

             Holding companies or intermediary companies, 2004-2007

             Individual licensing requirements, 1995, 1996

             Policy of state, 1993

             Publicly traded corporations, 2008, 2009

             Registration, 1994

             Reports to gaming control board and gaming commission, 1996

             Sale or transfer of interest in company, advance approval required, 1994

             Security interests, enforcement, 2000

             Unsuitability or denial of license, 2010

      Indemnification, determination, 1017

      List of managers, filing, 1010

      Management of company, operating agreements, 1017

      Names, requirements and restrictions, 1009, 1012, 1013, 1017, 1018

      Office

             Keeping of legal documents, 1015

             Registered office defined, 1012

      Organization, prerequisites, 1014

      Participating member defined, 1009

      Restoration of right to do business, 1011

LINCOLN COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Government Tax Acts, 1945

LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS

      Board for the regulation of liquefied petroleum gas

             Authorized expenditures, 1145

             Members

                   Political party affiliation, restriction removed, 443

                   Qualifications, 219

             Quorum, 444

             Salaries and expenses, payment, 443

      Emergencies, availability of licensees to respond, 444

      Hazardous materials generally (See HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

      Licensees, payment of costs of investigation and hearings in disciplinary actions, 445

      Proposed facilities, payment of costs of hearings and inspections, 444

      Storage facilities and intrastate pipelines

             Inspections by public service commission, 297

             Safety standards and civil penalties, 296

LITERACY

      Prisoners, education of illiterate offenders, 2516

      State council on libraries and literacy, 1581, 1582

LIVESTOCK

      Accessory roads, rights of users, 1402, 1403

      Alternative livestock

             Auctions, applicability of statutory provisions, 434

             Brand inspection, applicability of statutory provisions, 433

             Definition, 429

             Diseased animals, applicability of statutory provisions, 433

             Escape or release from confinement

                   Capture, seizure or destruction, authority of department of wildfire, 432

                   Liability for costs of capture and damages, 432

                   Recapture, assistance from certain public agencies, impoundment and owner’s liability, 436

                   Reporting required, 432

             Hunting unlawful, 431

             Importation and sale of wildlife, exemptions from statutory provisions, 430, 431

             Permit to import, possess or propagate

                   Fees, 436

                   Requirement, 435

             Regulation of importation, possession or propagation, 435

             Wildlife management areas, designation for big game mammals, 430

      Auctions, administrative fines for violations, 900

      Brands, administrative fines for violations, 899

      Carson Lake Pasture, administration of grazing leases by department of wildlife, 447

      Definition, 434

      Disease control, administrative fines for violations, 900

      Estrays, cooperative agreements for placement, control or disposition, 294

      Hides and carcasses, administrative fines for violations, 900

      Horses (See HORSES)

      Public land, rejection of unreasonable increase in fees urged, 2993

      Theft, civil liability imposed on convicted persons, 77

      Watering of livestock, alternate method of showing subsisting right, 1944

LOANS

      Blind persons, guarantee of loans by bureau of services to the blind prohibited, 103

      Public employees’ retirement system, loans to state prohibited, 3064

      Small loans (See INSTALLMENT LOANS)

LOBBYING

      Audits or investigations to verify compliance with statutory provisions, 2589

      Gift defined, 2587

      Registration statements, contents, 2588

      Reports of expenditures, contents, 2588

LOCAL GOVERNMENT TAX ACT OF 1991

      Churchill County, decrease in rates of taxes restricted, 1951

      Construction contracts executed before certain date, exemption from additional sales and use taxes, 1371

      Estimates provided by department of taxation, use, 1950

      Reductions and increases in distributions, 1948, 1949

      Washoe County, reduction in rate of additional property tax, 1951

LOCAL GOVERNMENT TAX ACT OF 1993, 1952-1955

LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE

      Annual reports, establishment of detail and form, 2656

      Chairman, member of technical advisory committee on future state revenues, 2210

LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL FINANCES

      Accounts receivable, counties to establish uniform system for collection, 1198

      Audits to include review of removal of uncollectible accounts receivable, 1200

      Automated accounting systems, use by county treasurers, 122

      Bonds and securities (See BONDS AND OTHER OBLIGATIONS)

      Budgets

             Combined tax rate

                   Date of meeting to conform rate to statutory limit, 1360

                   Reduction of rate, transfer of money from school district to other local governments in county, 2746

             Consolidated library districts, submission of budget and quarterly reports, 2549

             Quarterly reports, publication, 214

             School districts (See SCHOOL FINANCES AND FUNDS)

      Capital assets, imposition of property tax to finance purchases, 1149

      City finances and funds (See CITIES)

      Consolidation of governmental services, 1453

      County finances and funds (See COUNTIES)

      Fair share, 1945

      Finance, state board of, requirement for approval of certain funds eliminated, 109, 110

      Investments (See INVESTMENTS)

      Mining, mitigation of adverse effects from opening or closing of operations, 2289

      Municipal projects, combination of bond issue and tax levy into single question on ballot authorized, 65

      Pay as you go financing for capital projects, 1149

      Property tax (See also PROPERTY TAX)

             Elections, submission to voters of question to exceed limit, 1069

             Public works, 1149

             Special elective taxes

                   Approval of bond commission required for levy, 2656-2658

                   Definition, 2656

                   Duration of levy, 2660

                   Submission to voters, requirements, 2660, 2662

      Public works, imposition of property tax for construction or replacement, 1149

      Short-term financing, submission of proposal to bond commission, 2657

      Unfunded mandates prohibited, 1349

LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL PURCHASING

      Bids for purchases, monetary threshold for mandatory advertising, 2553

      Contracts between public officers or employees and public agencies, requirements, 2241

      Sales of tangible personal property, exemption from sales and use taxes, 2314

LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS

      Airports in large counties, financing for improvements, operation or maintenance, 2330

      Assessments, refund of surplus money, 529

      Businesses, districts to finance costs of improving, creation authorized, 254

      Capital projects, imposition of property tax to finance, 1149

      Financing of infrastructure, legislative study directed, 3117

      Maintenance, provisions concerning taxing districts to finance continued, 258

      Pedestrian malls, establishment in larger cities, 1171

      Refund of surplus money from local improvement districts, procedure, 529

      Special elections in certain districts, limitations, 1052

      Streets, powers of governing body to authorize improvements, 290-292

LOCAL SCHOOL SUPPORT TAX

      Collection, percentage of tax revenue allocated to state for costs, 1992

      Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

      Exemptions

             Construction contracts executed before certain date, 1370

             Governmental entities and nonprofit organizations, sales of property by, 2314

             Horses, 107, 3106

      Motor vehicles, appraisals to compute tax on sales other than by retailers, 2332

      Policies for administering taxes, 1232

      Radio and television, transmission of signals and sale of air time nontaxable, 2744

LOITERING

      Unlawful acts, 808-810

LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES (See MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

LOW-INCOME HOUSING

      Community redevelopment

             Agencies in larger cities to set aside certain amount of revenue to increase, improve and preserve, 1328

             Provision of affordable housing declared purpose of law, 1328

      Financing of projects through issuance of bonds by local governments, 1472

      Low-income household defined, 1328

      Tax-exempt mortgage revenue bonds, continuation of state’s authority to issue urged, 3095

      Trust fund for low-income housing changed to account, 641

LYON COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Government Tax Acts, 1945

      Tricounty railway commission, creation and powers, 2326

      Western United States Trade District, facilitation of establishment urged, 3112

M

MAIL

      Civil process, circumstances for service by mailing, 1378

      Postal vehicles, exemption from restrictions on parking near driveway, 656

      Prisoners, reimbursement for costs of postage and paper, 852

      Receiving or distributing business, provision of address to county clerk, 2173

MANUFACTURED BUILDINGS

      Uniform codes, adoption of recent editions, 232

MANUFACTURED HOUSING DIVISION (See COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF)

MAPS AND PLATS

      Land office, state, fees for copies of public records and maps, 1455

      Minor county roads, 1400-1402

      Subdivisions (See SUBDIVISION OF LAND)

MARRIAGE

      Access to records, civil enforcement substituted for criminal penalty, 1230, 1231

      Branch offices of county clerks for issuance of licenses, designation and hours of operation, 28, 29

      Certificates, fees for copies and abstracts, 1350

      Clergy, authority of out-of-state clergy to solemnize, 1462

      Commissioners of civil marriages to certain counties

             County clerks, appointment as commissioners optional, 34

             Deputy commissioners, establishment of number, 34

             Hours of operation for office, determination, 35

      Justices of the peace, performance os marriages authorized in commissioner townships, 1463

      License, form, 1461

      Municipal judges, power to solemnize, 1463

MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS

      Board of examiners for marriage and family therapists, authorized expenditures, 1145

MARSHALS

      Arrest on misdemeanor warrant, transfer of prisoner and recoupment of costs, 132

      Misconduct, notice and conduct of interrogation or hearing, 2379

      Sexual abuse or exploitation of children, training in investigation and response, 1335

      Smoking in certain public areas, enforcement of prohibitions, 2843

      Specialized law enforcement units, jurisdiction and authority, 2514

MASS TRANSIT (See PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION)

MASTERS

      Child support proceedings, appointment and powers of masters, 483

MECHANICS (See BODY SHOPS; GARAGES AND REPAIR SHOPS)

MEDIATION

      Neighborhood justice centers, prospective expiration repealed, 1213

      Telemarketing complaints, 2100

MEDICAID

      Action by recipient against third party, subrogation of rights to welfare division, 923

      Applications

             Notice concerning recovery from estate and liability for failure to report certain information, 918

             Simplification of form directed, 3010

             Spanish language copies, availability, 3010

      Appropriation for support of program, 1119

      Attorney general’s fraud control unit, qualifications of investigator, 2498

      Authorized expenditures, 1139

      Cards evidencing eligibility for benefits, penalties for unauthorized possession, transfer or use, 141

      Counties, agreements with human resources department to discharge duty to pay for medical treatment, 1967, 1976

      Criminal neglect of patients in medical facilities, penalties, 2497

      Estates of decedents, recovery of benefits paid for assistance, 917

      Family planning course, program to require health care providers to encourage participation, 3077

      Federal legislation to allow states flexibility in carrying out coordinated health care programs urged, 3022

      Hospitals

             Criminal neglect of patients, penalties, 2497

             Payment of maximum amount allowable under federal law and regulations for treating disproportionate share of patients, 1970

             Tax imposed on hospitals, 1966-1971, 2065

      Mandatory coordinated care system

             Demonstration project, establishment by department of human resources, 2592

             Study by legislative committee on health care, 2591

      Medigap policies, regulation, 2398

      Nurses, reimbursement for certain services to eligible persons, 2064

      Providers of medical care, tax provision repealed, 1976

      Recovery of benefits by welfare division

             Actions against third parties, satisfaction of liens and payment of costs and fees, 923

             Estate of person who received benefits or estate of surviving spouse, 917

             Incorrectly paid benefits if person fails to report known information, 917

      Spanish language applications to be made available, 3010

      State authority to design and carry out coordinated programs urged, 3022

      State plan, contents, 2058

MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES

      Acute care facilities, certification of nursing assistants to perform designated acts repealed, 1192

      Advocates for residents of facilities for long-term care, temporary duties, 115

      Cancer records to be abstracted and made available to state health officer, fee, 174

      Community property, division of income and resources when spouse institutionalized, 2412

      Criminal neglect of patients, penalties, 2497

      Group care facilities (See GROUPS, RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES FOR)

      Institutional pharmacy defined, 1989

      Intermediate care facilities, supervision by nursing facility administrators, 1214

      Medicaid (See MEDICAID)

      Nonprofit medical facilities

             Health insurance, cooperative agreements with public agencies for provision of, 1938

             Industrial insurance, cooperative agreements with public agencies for provision of, 2444

      Plastic surgery centers, abstracting of cancer records, 174

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

      Skilled nursing facilities, supervision by nursing facility administrators, 1214

      Surgical center for ambulatory patients, definition, 207

MEDICAL BILLS

      Hospitals, billing practices, 2427

MEDICAL CARE ADVISORY GROUP

      Chairman, appointment, 2061

      Composition, 2061

      Duties, 2060

      Meetings, 2061

      Per diem allowances and travel expenses, 2061

      Secretary, designation, 2061

      Standing committees, provision repealed, 2068

MEDICAL EXAMINERS, BOARD OF (See PHYSICIANS)

MEDICAL LABORATORIES

      Affidavit of laboratory director concerning tests conducted at laboratory, admissibility, 248

      Definition includes certain facilities in which examinations performed for other than therapeutic purposes, 499

      Disciplinary action, 796, 797

      Emergency medical technicians, authority to perform procedures, 2842

      Forensic laboratories, applicability of statutory provisions, 499

      Law enforcement officers or agencies, statutory provisions inapplicable to tests or examination conducted by, 499

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

MEDICAL RECORDS

      Cancer records to be abstracted and made available to state health officer, fee, 174

      Computer-produced records and microfiche included as records, 916

      Credit reporting agencies, inclusion of medical information in files prohibited, 2461

      Industrial insurance investigators, records to be made available to, 781

      Mental health facilities, transfer of records to conform to federal law, 145

MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES

      Agendas and submitted materials, provision of copy on request, 1357

      Budgets of local governments, date of meeting to conform combined tax rate, 1360

      Character, competence, conduct or health of officer or employee, requirements for meetings concerning, 2636

      Chiropractic examiners, Nevada state board of, special meeting expenses, 328

      Closed meetings

             Copy of record of proceedings, provision to person under consideration, 2636

             Elected member of public body, consideration of character, competence, conduct or health prohibited, 2636

             Recording requirements, 2638

      Educational foundations, applicability of open meeting laws, 2305, 2308

      Legislative committee meetings and executive sessions of senate, 2974, 3026

      Long-term care, board of examiners for administrators of facilities for, 2141

      Minutes of public meetings

             Permanent retention, 449

             Welfare board, state, retention and public inspection, 1166

      Notices

             Character, competence, conduct or health, meetings to consider, 2636

             Time for publication and mailing, 2637

      Ordinances being proposed, provision of copy on request, 1357

      Park districts, notice requirements, 64, 337

      Regulations being proposed, provision of copy on request, 1357

      State park advisory commission, 214

      State records, committee to approve schedules for retention and disposition, 209

      Tricounty railway commission, 2327, 2328

      University foundations, applicability of open meeting laws, 2623, 2624

      Zoning, notice of hearing for change in existing zoning or permitted use, 2204

MEMBERSHIP CLUBS

      Trade practices, provision eliminated, 1962-1966

MEMORIALS (See RESOLUTIONS AND MEMORIALS)

MENTAL HEALTH AND MENTAL RETARDATION PROGRAMS

      Appropriation for support of division facilities, 1118

      Authorized expenditures, 1139

      Children, programs for, 2708, 2714, 2720

      Clients

             Abuse or neglect, definitions and penalties, 2113

             Indigent clients

                   Agreements between counties and department of human resources for payment for treatment, 1972

                   Calculation of reduction in fees for treatment, 1239

             Information to be furnished client, client’s spouse and legal guardian, 2115, 2116

             Liability of facility for debts or contractual obligations incurred or damages caused by actions after release, 2114

             Responsibility for payment of costs of treatment in state facilities, 1240, 1241

             Rights, reports of violations, 2112

             Verbal intimidation or coercion without redeeming purpose defined as abuse, 2113

             Violations relating to admission or discharge, penalty, 2116

      Employees of public or private facilities, unlawful acts, 2112

      Medical records, transfers to conform to federal law, 145

      Mentally disordered offenders facilities, peace officer powers of forensic technicians and correctional officers, 843

      Posting of information regarding protection and advocation of rights required, 2116

MENTAL HYGIENE AND MENTAL RETARDATION DIVISION (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF)

MENTALLY ILL PERSONS

      Admission to public or private mental health facilities

             Emergency admissions, notice to spouse or legal guardian, 2114

             Information regarding protection and advocation of rights to be provided on admission, 2116

             Involuntary court-ordered admissions

                   Findings and order, 2115

                   Jurisdiction of family courts, 546

                   Notice of petition and proceedings, requirements, 2115

             Responsibility for payment of costs of treatment, 1240, 1241

             Violations relating to admissions, penalty, 2116

             Voluntary admissions, procedures, 2114

      Adoption of children with special needs, financial assistance to adoptive parents, 2880

      Children, programs for, 2708, 2714, 2720

      Clients (See MENTAL HEALTH AND MENTAL RETARDATION PROGRAMS)

      Deceptive trade practices, action to recover damages and attorney’s fees, 1979

      Medical examinations

             Private or county hospital, 834

             Restriction on location of examination removed, 908

      Medical records, transfers to conform to federal law, 145

      Motor carriers, provisions to ensure compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act, 2215

      Public employment, discrimination prohibited, 469

      Release from public or private mental health facilities

             Liability of facility for certain acts committed after release, 2114

             Violations relating to discharge, penalty, 2116

      Telemarketing, action to recover damages and fees for unlawful solicitation, 1980

MENTALLY RETARDED PERSONS

      Adoption of children with special needs, financial assistance to adoptive parents, 2880

      Deceptive trade practices, action to recover damages and attorney’s fees, 1979

      Fetal alcohol and drug syndrome, legislative study, 3103

      Homes for individual residential care, regulation, 2556

      Motor carriers, provisions to ensure compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act, 2215

      Public employment, discrimination prohibited, 469

      Telemarketing, action to recover damages and fees for unlawful solicitation, 1980

MERCHANTS

      Civil liability for conviction of certain crimes against merchant’s property, 77, 78

      Credit card drafts, presentation with fraudulent intent, 2876

METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENTS

      Industrial insurance certification, submission by contractors, 549

      Misconduct, notice and conduct of interrogation or hearing, 2379

      Occupational diseases, officers defined as police officers for purposes of coverage, 550

      Radar guns and similar devices, standards for operation and display, 1152

      Real property acquired for benefit of department and held in trust by local government, restrictions on repossession, 29

      Sheriffs (See SHERIFFS)

      Specialized law enforcement units, jurisdiction and authority, 2514

      Taxing districts to finance additional officers, submission of proposal to voters, 26

MILITARY, DEPARTMENT OF THE

      Adjutant general, salary, 1935

      Appropriation, 1119

      Authorized expenditures, 1140

      Capital improvements, appropriation, 1128

      Emergency management, division of

             Appropriation, 1121

             Authorized expenditures, 1143

             Integrated process of emergency management, development, 825

             Reorganized into department of motor vehicles and public safety, 1614

             State emergency response commission’s authority to regulate, 1318

      Reorganized into office of the military, 1598

MINERAL COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Government Tax Acts, 1945

      Power system, elections, 1102-1107

      School construction, issuance of bonds and levy of taxes to finance, 2506

MINERAL COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      School construction, issuance of bonds and levy of taxes to finance, 2506

MINERAL RESOURCES, COMMISSION ON

      Fees collected for geothermal exploration, deposit, 111

MINERALS, DEPARTMENT OF

      Abandoned mine sites, establishment of program to educate public on dangers of hazardous conditions, 210

      Account for the department of minerals, sources, 111, 298

      Authorized expenditures, 1140

      Mining claims, amount of fees collected from, 298

      Mining reclamation

             Operators’ plans of operation and amendments to be filed with, fees, 210

             Prospective expiration of certain provisions repealed, 211

      Reorganized within department of business and industry, 1485

MINES AND MINERALS

      Abandoned mine sites, establishment of program to educate public on dangers of hazardous conditions, 210

      Claims

             Affidavits of intent to hold claims, recording and fees, 299, 300

             Recording fees, 298, 1351

      Cyanide or other chemicals, permit required to develop or maintain artificial body of water containing, 1326

      1872 Mining Law, amendments opposed, 2965

      Employees in underground mines, number of hours that may be worked, 821

      Highly hazardous substances, certain mining activities exempt from regulations, 149

      Lode claims, marking of boundaries, 24-26

      Opening or closing operations, mitigation of adverse effects, 2289

      Reclamation

             Notice of intent, requirements for filing and fees removed, 210

             Plan of operation and amended plan, filing and fees, 210

             Prospective expiration of certain provisions repealed, 211

      Red Rock Canyon national conservation area, activities restricted, 2673

      Robinson Mining District, expediting of environmental impact statement urged, 3099

      Taxation of minerals extracted

             Delinquent taxes, wavier or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

             Fee imposed on counties for assessment and collection of tax, 2216

             Legislative study of state revenue structure, 3119, 3128

             Mitigation of adverse effects of opening or closing mines, 2289

             Permanent net proceeds fund, temporary abolishment and transfer of balance, 1417

             Policies for administering taxes, 1232

             Statement of estimated gross yield and net proceeds, filing date, 1360

      Underground mines, number of hours employees may work, 821

MINORS

      Adoption (See ADOPTION)

      Alcohol related offenses, suspension or delay in issuance driver’s license, 2896

      Amusement rides, assumption of risk, 1333

      Children in need of supervision, admonition and referral, 2025, 2026

      Children’s homes (See CHILDREN’S HOMES, NEVADA)

      Compromise of claims of minor, jurisdiction of courts, 545

      Concealment or removal of child unlawfully, 1425-1427, 2136

      Controlled substances offenses, suspension or delay in issuance of driver’s license, 2896

      Custody (See CHILD CUSTODY)

      Damage to merchant’s property, civil liability, 78

      Deaths of children, multidisciplinary teams to review, 2051

      Drivers’ licenses (See also MOTOR VEHICLES)

             School bus, bus or taxicab, conditions for licensing repealed, 51

             Suspension or delayed issuance for certain offenses, 2896

      Emotionally disturbed children, programs for, 2708

      Exploitation (See SEXUAL ABUSE OR EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN)

      Fetal alcohol and drug syndrome, legislative study, 3103

      Health insurance, enforcement of court order requiring enrollment of children, 237

      Juvenile delinquents (See JUVENILE COURTS; JUVENILE DELINQUENTS)

      Mental health of children, programs for, 2708, 2714, 2720

      Missing children (See MISSING CHILDREN)

      Nevada Child Health Care Month designated, 2981

      School bus, bus or taxicab, conditions for driver’s license repealed, 51

      Sexual abuse (See SEXUAL ABUSE OR EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN)

      Sexual assault, testing of detained minor for exposure to sexually transmitted diseases, 1208

      State employees, leave without pay to care for newborn or newly adopted child, 1211

      Support (See CHILD SUPPORT)

      Traffic offenses, jurisdiction of courts, 1981

      Victims of crime (See VICTIMS OF CRIME)

      Visitation, requirements for order awarding right, 2137

MISDEMEANORS (See also CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS GENERALLY)

      Administrative assessments, disbursement, 867

      Arrest (See ARREST)

      Gaming employees, effect of misdemeanor convictions on work permits, 651

      Gross misdemeanors

             Architects and residential designers, unlawful acts, 2472

             Cable TV, unauthorized interception of services for commercial advantage, 820

             Elections, electioneering near early voting area, 2172

             Industrial insurance

                   Conspiracy to commit violations, 684

                   Employers, unlawful acts, 756

                   Fraud relating to accident benefits, 681-683

             Mentally ill persons, violations regarding admission or discharge from facilities, 2116

             Schools, possession of dangerous weapon during commission of certain crimes, 40

             Telemarketing violations, 2100

      Sparks, police ordinances, 228

MISSING CHILDREN

      Advocate for missing children, appointment, powers and duties, 1373

      Birth certificates of missing children, state registrar’s duties, 1376, 1377

      Bulletin containing information concerning missing children, preparation and distribution, 1374

      Concealment or removal of child unlawfully, 1425-1427, 2136

      Program to coordinate activities and information concerning, 1374, 1375

MOBILE HOME DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES

      Administrative fines, 899

      Disciplinary action, 899, 1187

      Local governments’ authority to regulate, 1185

      Sales

             Failure to obtain from holder of lien or security interest written acknowledgement of notice of sale, 1187

             Submission of information to manufactured housing division, 233, 234

      Servicemen, limited licenses

             Categories of installation or repair that may be performed under, 828

             Requirements provided by regulation, 827

MOBILE HOME PARKS

      Harassment of tenants prohibited, 1171

      Investigation of complaints, confidentiality of information, 1469

      Landlords

             Administrative fines for violations, 896

             Prohibited acts, 1171

      Liens, notification to persons holding ownership or other interest in mobile home, 235

MOBILE HOMES

      Certificates and labels of compliance

             Definitions, 2052

             Issuance required only for reconstructed or altered homes, 2052, 2053

      Certificates and labels of installation, requirements for person issuing, 1186

      Certificates of title or ownership

             Issuance or transfer, 233

             Substandard homes, issuance prohibited until conditions abated, 2053

      Construction, local government’s authority to regulate, 1185

      Construction standards, applicability, 2052

      Dealers (See MOBILE HOME DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Inspections, training programs regarding methods and techniques, 1185, 1186

      Installation, local government’s authority to regulate, 1185

      Installers (See MOBILE HOME DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Liens

             Notification to persons holding ownership or other interest, 235, 236, 1187, 2042-2044

             Sales to satisfy liens, requirements, 233

      Local governments’ authority to regulate construction, sales and installation, 1185

      Lots individually owned, prohibition on certain requirement relating to minimum size, 1470

      Property tax

             Classification as real property, procedure and effect, 1184

             Conversion from real property to personal property, procedure, 1182

             Secured tax roll, inclusion on, 91

             Sticker, issuance optional, 97

      Rebuilders (See MOBILE HOME DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Sales

             Acknowledgment by holder of lien or security interest of notice of sale, licensees to obtain, 1187

             Buyer or seller to submit information to manufactured housing division, 233, 234

             Local government’s authority to regulate, 1185

      Servicemen (See MOBILE HOME DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Substandard homes

             Certificates of ownership, restrictions on issuance, 2053

             Orders for repair, vacation or demolition, requirements, 2054

             Rental, lease or sale restricted, 2053

      Used or rebuilt mobiles, sales by persons other than dealers or rebuilders, 234

      Variances from regulations, application by local governing bodies, 1185

MOBILE TELEPHONE SERVICE (See TELEPHONE)

MOLESTATION (See also SEXUAL ABUSE OR EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN)

      Stalking, penalties, 509

      Wiretapping during investigation of offense authorized, 99

MOLLUSKS

      Importation or sale of salt water mollusks exempt from provisions concerning unlawful sales of fish, 67

MONEY

      Foreign-Money Claims Act, adoption, 193-197

MONUMENTS

      Lode mining claims, 24-26

      State monuments, expenditures from account for the division of state parks for repair and maintenance, 217

      Subdivision of land, local ordinances relating to setting of final monuments, 1196

MOPEDS

      Handlebars which extend above driver’s shoulders prohibited, 1205

MORTGAGE COMPANIES

      Administrative fines, 498

      Annual examination by division of financial institutions, 497

      Disciplinary action, 498

      Escrow agencies, conditions for operation with mortgage company, 503

      Exemptions from regulation, application for certificate of exemption, 494

      Intermediaries of tax-free exchanges of property, registration and qualification, 2019

      Licenses

             Qualifications, 495

             Suspension or revocation, 498

MORTGAGES

      Environmental impairment of real property, recovery by secured lender, 153-156

      Foreclosure, limitations on amount of deficiency judgments, 152, 153

      Legislative study of laws concerning disclosure of information, 3122

      Public employees’ retirement system, investment provisions repealed, 479

      Reciprocal insurers, execution of documents, 649

      Tax-exempt mortgage revenue bonds, continuation of state’s authority to issue urged, 3095

MOTELS (See HOTELS AND MOTELS)

MOTION PICTURE COMPANIES

      Business tax, collection, 2422

MOTOR CARRIER DIVISION (See MOTOR VEHICLES AND PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

MOTOR CARRIERS

      Certificates of public convenience and necessity, grounds for revocation, 846

      Charitable organizations, transport of items for free or reduced rates, 866

      Commercial drivers’ licenses, fees, 1242, 1243

      Equipment violations, issuance of citation or notice of correction, 2747

      Handicapped persons’ rights, provisions to ensure compliance by carriers, 2215

      Hazardous materials (See HAZARDOUS MATERIALS—Transportation)

      Licenses and fees

             Appeals from redeterminations concerning assessments, 1988

             Delinquent fees, interest and penalties constitute lien, 1987

             Interstate highway user fees, application for qualification to operate under, 1988

             Refunds for errors in fees, penalties or interest, payment, 1987

             Temporary licenses, 1986

      Unsafe vehicles transporting perishable cargo, permission to proceed to destination, 2747

MOTOR POOL, STATE

      Reorganized within department of administration, 1483

      Repayment of costs of certain capital improvements, 1132

MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES

      Dealers

             Bond or deposit, procedure for recovery from, 2343

             Books and records, period of retention, 2342

             Certificate of insurance for automobile liability, requirements, 2341

             Exemptions from regulation as dealer, 2340

             Temporary license for temporary locations, 2342

      Distributors

             Bond or deposit, procedure for recovery from, 2343

             Certificate of insurance for automobile liability, requirements, 2341

      Long-term lessors

             Emission control, provision of evidence of compliance to long-term lessee, 1395

             Reports of lease, duties, 1385, 1386

             Special permits for operation of unregistered vehicles, 1385, 1386

      Manufacturers

             Bond or deposit, procedure for recovery from, 2343

             Certificate of insurance for automobile liability, requirements, 2341

      Rebuilders

             Bond or deposit, procedure for recovery from, 2343

             Certificate of insurance for automobile liability, requirements, 2341

      Rental of space to display vehicles for sale, licensing requirement repealed, 2348

      Reports of sale, time for submission to department of motor vehicles, 1390, 1391

      Salesmen

             Definition, 2340

             License fees, 629

      Short-term lessors

             Cancellation of registration for failure to maintain insurance, refund of fees and taxes prohibited, 1386

             Collection of fees imposed on lessees, filing of reports and remittance to department of motor vehicles, 2111

             Special permits for operation of unregistered vehicles, 156

      Tinted windows, restrictions, 2433

MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAXES

      Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

      Legislative study directed of highway funding, 2435

      Policies for administering taxes, 1232

      Special elections, limitations on holding, 1069

MOTOR VEHICLE INSURANCE (See INSURANCE)

MOTOR VEHICLES

      Air bags and other safety devices, reduction of insurance premiums, 2495

      Drivers’ licenses

             Commercial licenses, fees, 1242, 1243

             Minors

                   School bus, bus or taxicab, authorization for licensing repealed, 51

                   Suspension or delayed issuance for unlawful acts relating to alcohol or drugs, 2896

             Reinstatement

                   Fees, 271

                   Tests and other requirements, establishment by regulation, 270

             Suspension, revocation or cancellation

                   Driving with canceled, revoked or suspended license, penalty, 113

                   Drug offenders, state determination of sanctions urged, 2980

                   Limit on maximum time of suspension removed, 2482

                   Minors, grounds for suspension of license, 2896

                   Rescission of order or reduction of period of suspension, establishment of conditions by regulation, 270

             Undercover investigations, issuance of fictitious licenses, 1188

             Veteran status, collection and dissemination of information relating to, 2844

             Voluntary surrender

                   Fees for reinstatement prohibited, 271

                   Method to allow and procedures for reissuance, establishment by regulation, 270

      Drivers’ records, provision of information to insurers, 2482

      Driving under the influence (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

      Emission control (See EMISSION CONTROL)

      Handicapped persons, issuance of special license plates and parking placards, 1388-1390

      Insurance (See INSURANCE)

      Leased vehicles

             Cancellation of registration for failure to maintain insurance, refund of fees and taxes prohibited, 1386

             Emission control, provision of evidence of compliance, 1395

             Fees imposed on short-term lessees, 2111

             Lessors (See MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

             Reports of lease, copy furnished to long-term lessees, 1385, 1386

             Unregistered vehicles, special permits for operation, 156, 1385, 1386

      License plates

             Collegiate plates, design and issuance, 1344

             Fire trucks, special plates for certain vehicles, 513

             Handicapped persons, 1388-1390

             Pearl Harbor, designation, 1238

             Radio amateurs, reduction of waivers for fees, 2166

             Veterans’ homes, issuance of special plates in support of, 2599

      Licensing and registration

             Cancellation or rescission of registration, refund of fees or taxes limited, 1386

             Fire trucks, special certificates for certain vehicles, 513

             Insurance, acceptable forms of proof, 2480

             Leased vehicles, special permits to operate unregistered vehicles, 156, 1385, 1386

             Reinstatement of registration suspended for failure to return insurance verification, 273, 1392, 1395, 2481, 2489

      Loads, penalty for exceeding maximum load on certain roads or highways, 897

      Pawnbrokers, licensure and fee restrictions to accept vehicles as pledged property, 2322-2324

      Recreational vehicles, liens for repairs, maintenance, storage or keeping, 2037

      Sales

             Local school support tax, sales by other than retailers, 2332

             Rental of space for display vehicle, licensing requirement repealed, 2348

      Salesmen (See MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Special events, issuance of special use permits for operation of vehicles, 1387

      State vehicles (See STATE VEHICLES)

      Tinted windows, restrictions, 2433

      Tires, collection of fees imposed on sales of new tires, 18, 1420, 1421

      Traffic laws (See TRAFFIC CONTROL)

      Trailers, liens for storage, maintenance, keeping or repair, 2037

      Unsafe or improperly equipped vehicles, refund or cancellation of registration prohibited, 1386

      Weight of certain vehicles used to provide mass transportation, maximum allowed on certain highways, 1414

MOTOR VEHICLES AND PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF

      Administrative services division, appropriation, 1121

      Authorized expenditures, 1143

      Capital improvements, appropriation, 1129

      Collegiate license plates, authority to design and issue, 1344

      Committee on testing for intoxication, regulation of devices and persons operation, 2072

      Director, appropriations for support of office, 1121

      Drivers’ license division

             Appropriations, 1121, 1122

             Verification of insurance, duties, 2483, 2487

      Drivers’ licenses, adoption of procedures for reinstatement or reissuance, 270

      Elections, registration of voters, 2194, 2195

      Emergency management division reorganized within department, 1614

      Employees, salaries, 1935

      Financial responsibility of owners of vehicles, system for verification

             Creation, 2483

             Disclosure of information in data base, 2479, 2484

      Fire marshal division reorganized within department, 1636

      Highway and safety administrative fund changed to account, 647

      Highway patrol division (See HIGHWAY PATROL, NEVADA)

      Internal affairs program, requirements for operation, 1125

      Investigation division

             Appropriation, 1121

             Elections, assistance to secretary of state in investigations, 2671

             Missing children, duties, 1375, 1376

             Sexual abuse or exploitation of children, training requirements, 1335

      Minors, dissemination of information on certain offenses and drivers’ licenses, 2896, 2898

      Motor carrier division, appropriation, 1122

      Motor vehicle fund, transfers, 2648

      Office of traffic safety, appropriation, 1122

      Parole and probation department reorganized within department, 1522

      Parole commissioners board reorganized within department, 1523

      Registration division

             Appropriations, 1121, 1122

             Obsolete provisions concerning early retirement for peace officers removed, 2536

      Rental cars, receipt and deposit of fees imposed on short-term lessees, 2111

      Tinted windows, regulation, 2433

      Verification of insurance, account for, transferred to state highway fund, 2213

      Veteran affairs commissioner, office reorganized within department, 1615

      Veteran status, collection of and dissemination of information, appropriation, 2844

MOTORCYCLES

      Drivers’ licenses, collection of information relating to veteran status, 2846

      Educational programs

             Armed forces member stationed in Nevada, authorization to instruct, 1321

             Trimobiles excluded from requirements, 1321

      Handlebars which extend above driver’s shoulders prohibited, 1205

MUNICIPAL COURTS

      Alcohol and drug abuse treatment programs, authority to establish, 1233

      Henderson, election of judges, 46

      Judges

             Marriages, authority to solemnize, 1463

             Notarial acts, performance authorized, 200

      Judicial discipline commission, jurisdiction, 2969

      Juvenile traffic offenses, jurisdiction, 1981

      Reno, election and salaries of judges, 21, 22, 2500, 2501

      Sparks, judges and employees, 226-230

      Special revenue account for courts, deposits and accountings, 868, 869

MURDER (See also HOMICIDE)

      Death penalty

             Conviction of more than one murder in first or second degree, 76

             Separate penalty hearing, conduct, 322

      Estates of decedents, prohibition on inheritance from estate of victim, 35

      First degree murder, separate penalty hearing required and waiver provided, 322

MUSEUM AND HISTORICAL SOCIETY, NEVADA

      Director, appointment, 1589

MUSEUMS

      Lost City museum, 1589

      Nevada state museum, 1587

      Railroad museums, 1585, 1589

MUSEUMS AND HISTORY, BOARD OF

      Board of appeals for Comstock historic district, 1595

      Composition, duties, 1583

      Duties of historic preservation advisory board transferred to, 1592

      Reorganized within department of museums, library and arts, 1579

MUSEUMS AND HISTORY, DEPARTMENT OF

      Appropriation, 1117

      Capital improvements, appropriation, 1127

      Employees, salaries, 1935

      Reorganized within department of museums, library and arts, 1585

MUSEUMS, LIBRARY AND ARTS, DEPARTMENT OF

      Appropriation, 1117

      Arts council reorganized within department, 1579

      Authorized expenditures, 1137

      Creation, 1579, 1585

      Cultural affairs commission reorganized within department, 1579

      Director

             Appointment, qualifications, 1579

             Powers and duties, 1580

             State council on libraries and literacy, member, 1581-1582

      Historic preservation office

             Administrator, qualifications, 1592

             Comstock historic district commission reorganized within office, 1592

             Reorganized within department, 1579, 1592

      Historical records advisory board reorganized within department, 1579

      Libraries council reorganized within department, 1579

      Library and archives reorganized within department, 1579

      Museums and history board reorganized within department, 1579

      Museums and history department reorganized within department, 1579, 1585

      Railroad museums reorganized within department, 1585, 1589

MUTE PERSONS (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

MUTUAL FUNDS

      University of Nevada retirement program, authorized investments, 481

N

NAMES

      Certified shorthand reporters designated court reporters, 1404

      Child support enforcement, names of business, professional or occupational licensees submitted to welfare division, 1031

      Contractors, issuance or renewal of license under misleading name prohibited, 926

      Corporations

             Domestic corporations, 945, 946, 953

             Foreign corporations, 981, 982

             Nonprofit corporations, 992, 996

      Doing business under assumed name, 1021-1023

      Elections, names under which persons may file for candidacy, 2177

      Funeral directors and embalmers, state board of, name changed, 2611

      Insurance agents, brokers and solicitors, use of names by successors to business, 2388

      Limited partnerships, 1018

      Limited-liability companies, 1009, 1012, 1013, 1017, 1018

      Nursing facility administrators, Nevada state board of examiners for, name changed, 2140

      Professional engineers and land surveyors board, name changed, 126

      Sexual assault victims

             Confidentiality of identifying information, 2476

             Pseudonym, right to use, 2477

      University of Nevada System renamed University and Community College System of Nevada, 339

NATIONAL GUARD (See also MILITARY, DEPARTMENT OF THE)

      Appropriation, 1119

NATURAL GAS

      Economic development commission authorized to participate in proceedings concerning gas companies, 818

      Environmental impairment of real property, recovery by secured lender, 153-156

      Hazardous materials generally (See HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

      Storage facilities and intrastate pipelines

             Inspection by public service commission, 297

             Safety standards and civil penalties, 296, 297

NATURAL RESOURCES, ADVISORY BOARD ON

      Creation, 1479

      Forestry and fire control board’s duties transferred to, 1554

      State park advisory commission’s duties transferred to, 1598

NATURE CONSERVANCY

      Acquisition of agricultural or open-space property, cancellation of liens for deferred taxes prohibited, 2513

      Transfer of property, applicability of property tax provisions, 2513

NEGLECT

      Child neglect (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

      Elections, penalty for willful neglect of duty by public officer or other person, 2198

      Patients in medical facilities, penalties for criminal neglect, 2497

NEIGHBORHOOD JUSTICE CENTERS

      Charges authorized, 1212

      Establishment in larger counties, prospective expiration repealed, 1213

NEVADA ASSOCIATION OF COUNTIES

      Commission to review compensation of public officers, nomination of member, 2634

      Coordination of governmental functions, invitation to attend meeting, 1470

      Takings, development of checklist or guidelines to be utilized by local governments urged, 3101

      Tax study, appointments to advisory committee, 3120

NEVADA CONSTITUTIONAL DEBATES & PROCEEDINGS

      Reproduction, appropriation, 2245

NEVADA JUDGES ASSOCIATION

      Bill draft requests, number authorized, 3130

NEVADA LEAGUE OF CITIES

      Coordination of governmental functions, invitation to attend meeting, 1470

      Takings, development of checklist or guidelines to be utilized by local governments urged, 3101

      Tax study, appointments to advisory committee, 3120

NEVADA REPORTS

      Reproduction of older volumes, appropriation, 2245

NEVADA REVISED STATUTES

      Technical corrections, 552-628

NEVADA TEST SITE

      Alternative uses, resolutions concerning, 3061, 3066

      Office of science, engineering and technology, duties, 1991

NEWSPAPERS

      Adoption, immunity for publication of unlawful advertising, 460

NONPROFIT COOPERATIVE CORPORATIONS

      Articles of incorporation, contents and filing, 987, 989

      Meetings of association or board of directors, 987

NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS

      Acceptance of statutory coverage or adoption of new articles, procedure, 990

      Ambulance services, regulation of nonprofit corporation providing prepaid services, 2593

      Annual reports, provision repealed, 1023

      Articles of incorporation

             Amendment, 1002-1004

             Contents and filing, 991, 992

      Bingo games, operation by qualified organizations authorized, 1159

      Charter, revocation, 995

      Corporations for public benefit

             Dissolution, procedure, 1006, 1007

             Legislative declaration, 1023

             Local governments authorized to issue bonds to finance projects on behalf of, 1472

             Number of directors or trustees, 996

             Salary of director, authority, 999

      Default for failure to file certificate of acceptance, 993, 994

      Definitions, 990

      Dissolution

             Corporations for public benefit, procedure, 1006, 1007

             Filing of documents, fee, 1008

      Educational foundations (See EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS)

      Filings and fees, forfeiture following failure to make or pay, 994, 995

      Gaming representatives, authority to seek declaratory judgments, 186

      Meetings, quorum and teleconferences, 1000

      Mergers, 1005, 1006

      Names, restrictions, 992, 996

      Officers

             Liability, 997, 998

             List of officers, contents and filing, 994

             Selection, 997

      Reinstatement, fee, 995

      Sales of tangible personal property, exemption from sales and use taxes, 2314

      State parks, division directed to assist foundations for support, 3019

      University foundations (See UNIVERSITY FOUNDATIONS)

NONPROFIT HOSPITAL, MEDICAL AND DENTAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS

      Blanket health insurance, authority to issue, 500

      Renewal of policies, provision of information, 2400

NONRESIDENTS

      Industrial insurance law applicable to nonresidents working temporarily within state for Nevada contractor, 325

      Pensions, federal law to prohibit imposition of source tax urged, 3049

      Presidential elections, registration to vote, 2169

NORTH LAS VEGAS, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Charter amendments, authority to create library district, 333

NOTARIAL ACTS, UNIFORM LAW ON, 200-204

NOTARIES PUBLIC

      Fees, 261

      Journal, required contents, 262

      Qualifications, 261

      Uniform Law on Notarial Acts, adoption, 200

NUCLEAR AFFAIRS (See HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

NUCLEAR PROJECTS, AGENCY FOR

      Reorganized within department of conservation and natural resources, 1630

NUISANCES

      Crematory operated in violation of statutory provisions, abatement, 2606

      Outdoor advertising signs violating statutory provisions, penalties, 898

      Swimming pools, public, sanitation violations, 2505

NURSES

      Administrative fines, 886

      Ambulances, authority to provide care, 2830

      Criminal neglect of patients in medical facilities, penalties, 2497

      Dangerous drugs, authority to possess and administer, 1217

      Disciplinary action, 785, 786, 885, 886, 1218, 1219

      Nursing assistants, certification to practice in acute care facility repealed, 1192

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

      Registered nurses

             Ambulances, authority to provide care, 317

             Controlled substances, authority to possess and administer, 1215

             Dangerous drugs, authority to possess and administer, 1217

             Dead bodies, release to licensed funeral director, 1158

             Medicaid recipients, reimbursement for certain services provided to, 2064

             Pronouncement of death, authorization to make, 1158

             State registrar, provision of information relating to births and deaths, 1159

      State board of nursing

             Authorized expenditures, 1145

             Certificates for performance of emergency services, issuance, 2831

             Delegation of authority for disciplinary action and imposition of fines, 885

             Investigations, confidentiality of records and information and authority, 1218, 1219

             Nursing assistants, authority to certify practice in acute care repealed, 1192

             Prescription and dispensation of drugs, establishment of standards, 1218

      Tax on providers of medical care repealed, 1976

NURSING FACILITIES (See MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

NURSING FACILITY ADMINISTRATORS

      Administrative fines, 894

      Disciplinary action, 894

      Fingerprints, submission to board, 2143

      Skilled nursing or intermediate care facilities, supervision, 1214

      State board of examiners for nursing facility administrators

             Administrators of residential facilities for groups, regulation, 2141

             Authorized expenditures, 1145

             Composition, 2140

             Delegation of authority for disciplinary action and imposition of fines, 894

             Meetings, quorum, 2141

             Money received by board, use, 2142

             Name changed, 2140

             Powers and duties, 2141

NUTRITION

      Child Nutrition Act, authorized expenditure for state’s matching requirement, 1436

      School nutrition programs, eligible participants, 2878

NYE COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Library districts in certain towns, establishment on voter approval, 2511

      Local Government Tax Acts, 1945

O

OATHS OR AFFIRMATIONS

      Certificate of verification, 203

      Notaries public, fees, 261

      Official bonds and oaths, secretary of state’s duties, 1550

      Sparks, mayor and city clerk’s powers, 230

      Tricounty railway commission, members, 2327

OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES (See also INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Associations of self-insured public or private employers

             Contributions, exemption, 762

             Responsibility for providing compensation due employees of members, 762

      Attorney general, investigation and prosecution of fraud, 773

      Claims

             Dependents, restrictions on filing, 762

             Failure to file claim bars recovery of compensation, 763

             Filing, time limit, 763

             Physicians or chiropractors, time limit for mailing claim, 764

      Compensation

             Advanced compensation prohibited, 761

             Failure to file notice of disease or claim bars recovery of compensation, 763

             Limitations on receipt, 762, 764

             Overpayments, deduction from future benefits, 761

      Contractors, submission of certificate of compliance to public entity, 550

      Corporate officers, deemed wages for purposes of compensation, 44

      Employee leasing companies, status as employer, 2420

      Employees

             Employer’s report of injury, requirements for completion by employee, 764

             Misrepresentation or concealment of fact, effect of favorable decision in appeal, 768

      Employers

             Mandatory coverage, penalty for failure to provide, 766

             Report of injury or disease, contents, mailing and fines for violations, 769

      Fines

             Employers, violations, 764, 766

             Physicians and chiropractors, violations, 764

      Insurers, time limit for acceptance or denial of responsibility for compensation, 764

      Medical benefits

             Exclusions from definition, 765

             Motor vehicles, requirements, 761

      Metropolitan police department, officers defined as police officers, 550

      Notification of disease to employer

             Failure to file notice bars recovery of compensation, 763

             Filing after termination of employment, rebuttable presumption, 765

             Forms and contents, 763

             Retention by employer, 763

             Signature of employer, 763

             Time limit, 762

      Penalties nonexclusive, 762

      Permanent total disability, annual medical examination may be required, 767

      Physicians and chiropractors

             Certificates of disability, contents, 764

             Claims for compensation, time limit for mailing and penalty for violations, 764

      Stress related diseases, requirements for compensation, 663, 2445

      Subsequent injury or disease, establishment of casual relationship with original disease, 761

      Uninsured employers’ claim fund, receipt of compensation from, 765

OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION

      Apprenticeships, establishment of internship programs for pupils, 1319

      Dropouts, alternative programs for at-risk pupils, 458

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH

      Radar guns and similar devices, standards for operation and display, 1152

      Safety programs

             Accident prevention program urged, 3021

             Contents, 772

             Minimum requirements for written program, establishment by regulation, 772

             Reduction of premiums for certain employers, 773

             Safety committee required with more than 25 employees, 772

             Temporary employees, specialized training required, 772

             Time limit for employer to establishment and carry out program, 772

             Violations by employers, amount of increase in premiums, 773

      Wellness programs urged, 3021

      Workers Memorial Day designated, 3014

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS

      Board of occupational therapy, authorized expenditures, 1145

      Disciplinary action, 795

OFF-TRACK PARI-MUTUEL SYSTEMS (See GAMING)

OIL

      Environmental impairment of real property, recovery by secured lender, 153-156

      Hazardous materials generally (See HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

      Storage facilities and intrastate pipelines, inspection by public service commission, 297

OLDER PERSONS (See AGED PERSONS)

OMBUDSMAN FOR AGING PERSONS

      Temporary performance of certain other duties, 115

OPEN MEETING LAW (See MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES)

OPEN-SPACE PROPERTY, TAXATION

      Appeal from determination or valuations, 182

      Application for open-space use assessment, filing, 179

      Conversion to higher use, determination of taxable value, 181

      Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

      Determination of value for open-space use, 180

      Disqualification of property for open-space use, 180

      Nature Conservancy, prohibition on cancellation of liens on property acquired by, 2513

      Policies for administering taxes, 1232

      Special elections, limitations on holding, 1072

OPTICIANS

      Board of dispensing opticians, authorized expenditures, 1145

      Disciplinary action, 791

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

OPTOMETRISTS

      Administrative fines, 1193

      Definitions, 2864

      Disciplinary action, 790, 791, 1193, 2872-2874

      Licenses

             Applications, 2867

             Display, 2874

             Examinations, 2868, 2869

             Failure to renew, penalty, 1193

             Fees, 1192

             Qualifications, 2867

             Renewal, 2870

             Suspension or revocation, 2871

      Location of practice, notification to board, 2874

      Nevada state board of optometry

             Authorized expenditures, 1145

             Executive director, appointment and duties, 2865

             Quorum, 2865

      Office leases, authorized provisions, 2864

      Ophthalmic pharmaceutical agents, authorized use, 2875

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

      Roster, preparation and distribution, 2866

ORDINANCES

      Air pollution control, exemption for customary agricultural activities, 519

      Amusement parks, regulation, 1333

      Begging, 809

      Businesses, districts to finance costs of improving, creation authorized, 254

      Commissioners of civil marriages, appointment, 34

      Copy of proposed ordinance to be provided on request at public meeting, 1357

      County officers and employees, donation of leave, 2087

      Environmental protection, restriction of activities, 2673

      Family, youth and juvenile services, department of, establishment, 1322-1324

      Fire protection districts, reorganization, 521

      Hazardous materials spills or accidents, recovery of costs relating to, 841

      Initiative or referendum, submission at primary or general election, 1032

      Local Government Tax Act of 1993, 1954

      Loitering, 810

      Mobile homes and commercial coaches

             Construction, sale and installation, 1185

             Individually owned lots, restrictions on minimum size, 1470

      Park districts, creation, 64, 337

      Parking ordinances, issuance of citations for violations, 81

      Pedestrian malls, creation, 1173

      Pet cemeteries, maintenance and operation, 2752

      Prowling, 810

      Reno, procedure for enactment of ordinances, 2500

      Sparks, police ordinances and amendments to ordinances, 228, 230

      Subdivision of land, 1196, 2557

      Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, 2977

ORIENTAL MEDICINE

      Administrative fines, 887

      Board of Oriental medicine, authorized expenditures, 1145

      Disciplinary action, 788, 789, 887

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS (See also PHYSICIANS)

      Disciplinary action, 786, 787

      State board of osteopathic medicine, authorized expenditures, 1145

OUTDOOR RECREATION

      Boating (See BOATS AND BOATING)

      Economic development in small counties may include nongaming recreation, 833

      Fees of division of state lands for permits to engage in certain activities, 1457, 1458

      Tahoe Basin, analysis of recreation urged, 3046

P

PAGERS

      School pupils, possession of beeper on school grounds restricted, 2552

PARDONS COMMISSIONERS, STATE BOARD OF

      Appropriation, 1115

PARENT AND CHILD

      Adoption (See ADOPTION)

      Assisted conception, authority for and contents of contracts, 2050

      Child born out of wedlock, rights of mother or father, 1425

      Civil liability for damage by minor to merchant’s premises, 78

      Concealment or removal of child unlawfully, 1425-1427

      Custody (See CHILD CUSTODY)

      Health insurance, enforcement of court order requiring enrollment of children, 237

      Nevada Child Health Care Month designated, 2981

      State employees, leave without pay to care for newborn or newly adopted child, 1211

      Support (See CHILD SUPPORT)

      Termination of parental rights, duties of child and family services division, 2690

PARI-MUTUEL SYSTEMS (See GAMING—Off-track pari-mutuel systems)

PARKING

      Citations for violations, service by parking enforcement officers, 81

      County commissioners, authority to establish facilities and spaces, 1320

      Handicapped persons

             Permits issued by city or county, provision repealed, 1395

             Special or temporary parking placards, issuance, 1389

      Hotels and motels, liability of owner or keeper for property left in parking facilities, 2258

      Postal vehicles, exemption from restrictions on parking near driveway, 656

      Public accommodations, liability of owner or keeper for property left in parking facilities, 2258

      Regional transportation commissions, authority to establish facilities and spaces, 1320

      Specialized law enforcement units, jurisdiction and authority, 2514

PARKS

      Districts for support of public parks, creation and financing, 64, 65, 337

      Rangers of units of specialized law enforcement, jurisdiction and authority, 2514

      State parks (See STATE PARKS AND RECREATIONAL AREAS)

PAROLE

      Civil rights restoration, criminal history records to accompany request, 39

      Eligibility of prisoner serving concurrent sentences, 137

      Legislative study of criminal justice system, 3123

      Placement of parolees upon release, approval or assistance in development of plan, 242

      Prison revolving account, use of money to assist paroled offenders, 940

      Violations

             Continued detention of paroled prisoners, 50

             Incarceration of violators in jails, custody and release from custody, 2884

             Restitution for expenses of extradition of violators, 936-938

      Work release programs, restrictions on eligibility of illiterate offenders, 2519

PAROLE AND PROBATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Appropriation, 1121

      Authorized expenditures, 1144

      Parolees incarcerated in county jails, taking into custody, 2884

      Placement of parolees, approval or assistance in development of plan, 242

      Reorganized within department of motor vehicles and public safety, 1522

      Residential confinement

             Submission of reports to department of prisons, requirement eliminated, 134

             Violations, inquiries, 51

PAROLE COMMISSIONERS, STATE BOARD OF

      Appropriation, 1120

      Reorganized within department of motor vehicles and public safety, 1523

PARTIES TO ACTIONS

      Jurisdiction over party, basis, 865

PARTNERSHIPS

      Doing business under assumed name, 1021-1023

      Gaming

             County licenses, 2002

             Holding companies or intermediary companies, 2004-2007

             Publicly traded corporations, 2008, 2009

             Unsuitability or denial of license, 2010

      Limited partnerships (See LIMITED PARTNERSHIPS)

PATERNITY

      Child born out of wedlock, custody rights, 1425

      Child support (See CHILD SUPPORT)

      Sexual assault resulting in conception, limitation on right of natural father to custody and visitation, 105

      Welfare division to act as guardian ad litem on notification from district attorney, 541

PATIENT ABUSE

      Criminal neglect of patients in medical facilities, penalties, 2497

      Mental health facilities, 2113

PAWNBROKERS

      Interest rate for money loaned on personal property, 2322

      License, requirements, 2324

      Motor vehicles as pledged property

             Additional license authorizing acceptance required, 2324

             Storage fee, limitation, 2322

      Retention of property, time for, 2322

PEACE OFFICERS

      Arrest (See ARREST)

      Bingo, operation of charitable games in support of activities, 1159

      Boats, duties concerning abandonment, 221, 222

      Constables (See CONSTABLES)

      Family, youth and juvenile services, department of, director, 1323

      Highway patrol (See HIGHWAY PATROL, NEVADA)

      Juvenile probation officers, 463, 1323

      Marshals (See MARSHALS)

      Medical laboratory law inapplicable to tests or examinations conducted by, 499

      Mentally disordered offenders facilities, forensic technicians and correctional officers, 843

      Metropolitan police (See METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENTS)

      Misconduct, notice and conduct of interrogation or hearing, 2379

      Police departments (See POLICE DEPARTMENTS)

      Powers, consolidation of statutes related to, 2520

      Radar guns and similar devices, standards for operation and display, 1152

      Sexual abuse and exploitation of children, training in investigation and response, 1335

      Sheriffs (See SHERIFFS)

      Smoking in certain public areas, enforcement of prohibitions, 2843

      Traffic laws (See TRAFFIC CONTROL)

      University police (See UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA SYSTEM)

PEACE OFFICERS’ STANDARDS AND TRAINING COMMITTEE

      Appropriation, 1121

      Authorized expenditures, 1143

      Radar guns, approval of course of training in proper use, 1152

      Sexual abuse and exploitation of children, establishment of training program, 1335

PEDESTRIAN MALLS

      Advisory board, appointment, 1174

      Assessment district, creation, 1177

      Eminent domain, acquisition of property by, 1175

      Establishment authorized in larger cities, 1173

      Legislative declaration, 1171

      Liability of city, governing body, operating entity and permit holders, 1176

      Special licenses for businesses, requirement by ordinance and fees, 1178

PENSIONS (See RETIREMENT)

PERJURY

      False declarations, penalty, 2742

PERSHING COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Local Government Tax Acts, 1945

      Western United States Trade District, facilitation of establishment urged, 3112

PERSONAL INJURIES (See also ACTIONS)

      Amusement rides, reports required, 1333

      Hazardous materials incidents, immunity for certain persons and organizations, 823

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Occupational safety (See OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH)

      Tort claims against governmental agencies, summaries as public records, 1163

PERSONAL PROPERTY

      Evidence, procedure for return of property retained as, 279

      Fraudulent transfer by Medicaid recipient, remedies of welfare division, 917

      Prisoners, claims to recovery compensation for loss of personal property, 1211

      Sales tax exemption for sales by governmental entities and nonprofit organizations, 2314

      Secured transactions, period for perfection of purchase money security interest, 2-5

      Towns, number of appraisals required before sale of property, 2512

      Unclaimed property (See ABANDONED OR UNCLAIMED PROPERTY)

PERSONNEL COMMISSION

      Disciplinary hearings, representation of employees, 544

PERSONNEL, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1135

      Data processing, procedure to employ or reclassify personnel, 446

      Employees, salaries, 1935

      Unclassified state personnel, establishment of certain salaries, 1937

PESTICIDES

      Disposal of pesticides, increase in registration fees for purposes of, 1193

      Registration fees, 1193, 1194

      Restricted-use pesticides

             Records of sales, contents, 1194

             Report of sales, filing with department of agriculture, 1194

      Unregistered pesticide offered for sale, effect on registration fees, 1194

      Violations

             Action by district attorney, 1193

             Fines, 899, 1193

             Orders for correction, 1193

PET CEMETERIES

      Applicability, 2749

      Crematories, requirements for operation, 2751

      Dedication of property for use as cemetery, 2750

      Human remains, internment of cremated remains with remain of predeceased pet, 2750

      Local ordinances regulating maintenance and operation, 2752

      Requirements for operation, 2751

      Signs, requirements, 2754

      Trust fund for endowment care

             Amount of principal, 2754

             Board of trustees, appointment, 2752

             Deposits, 2750

             Exemption of money from process of law, 2751

             Investment of principal, 2752, 2753

             Real or personal property contributed to fund, 2751, 2752

      Unclaimed remains, disposition, 2751

      Unlawful acts, 2753, 2754

PETROLEUM AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

      Definition of petroleum products, 58

      Diesel fuel (See DIESEL FUEL)

      Environmental impairment of real property, recovery by secured lender, 153-156

      Hazardous materials generally (See HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

      Liquefied petroleum gas (See LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS)

      Natural gas (See NATURAL GAS)

      Storage facilities and intrastate pipelines, inspection by public service commission, 297

      Taxes on gasoline (See COUNTY MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX; MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAXES)

PETS (See DOGS AND CATS)

PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY

      Advertising and signs, certain restrictions eliminated, 638

      Ambulances and other authorized vehicles, sales of drugs to stock vehicles, 450

      Counseling of patients, requirements, 2154

      Disciplinary action, 793, 794, 888

      Employees (See Supportive personnel, this heading)

      Generic drugs, requirement of manufacturers’ qualification repealed, 638

      Hospital pharmaceutical technicians, provisions eliminated, 2154, 2155

      Hypodermics, license and records requirements for sales repealed, 1219-1224

      Institutional pharmacy defined, 1989

      Intern pharmacists

             Certification, 632

             Definition, 630

      Licenses for pharmacies, expiration date, 633

      Managing pharmacists employed in small hospitals, exception to restrictions on other employment, 633

      Manufacturer defined, 630

      Opthalmic agents, use by optometrists, 2875

      Prescriptions

             Contents, 634, 636

             Dangerous drugs, refilling, 638

             Exchange of information concerning misuse, 493

             Out-of-state prescription for controlled substances, filling, 634

             Unlawfully obtaining or attempting to take or obtain controlled substance prescription, 636

      Prophylactics, statutory provisions concerning sales and standards repealed, 1219-1224

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

      Schedules of controlled substances, availability, 635

      State board of pharmacy

             Actions for enforcement of provisions, recovery of costs and fees, 630

             Authorized expenditures, 1145

             Exchange of information concerning prescriptions, regulation, 493

             Inspections and investigations, authority, 1220

             Programs to enhance practice of pharmacy, participation authorized, 631

             Schedules of controlled substances, duties, 635

             Subpenas, authority to issue, 634

             Supportive personnel, establishment of requirements for, 2153

      Supportive personnel

             Definition, 2153

             Ratio of personnel to pharmacists, 2153

             Registration, requirements and fees, 2153-2155

             Services authorized, 2153

PHYSICAL THERAPISTS

      Board of physical therapy examiners

             Authorized expenditures, 1145

             Disciplinary action, recovery of costs and fees, 2545

      Dangerous drugs, authority to possess and administer, 1218

      Disciplinary action, 794, 795, 888, 2545

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE—Providers of health care)

      Physical therapist’s assistants, issuance of temporary licenses, 2543

      Physical therapist’s technicians, definition, supervision and regulation, 2543, 2544

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

      Tax on providers of medical care repealed, 1976

PHYSICALLY DISABLED (See HANDICAPPED PERSONS)

PHYSICIANS

      Ambulances, authority to provide care, 317, 2830

      Board of medical examiners

             Authorized expenditures, 1145

            Certificates for performance of emergency services, issuance, 2831

             Investigations and complaints, 2302

      Child Health Care Month, dissemination of information, 2981

      Criminal neglect of patients in medical facilities, penalties, 2497

      Death, duties concerning registered nurses’ authorization to pronounce, 1158

      Disciplinary action, 782, 783, 2302, 2303, 2596

      Failure to practice, effect, 2299, 2300

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Licenses

             Denial or nonrenewal, grounds, 2302, 2303

             Examination fees, 2301

             Inactive status, placement on, 2299

             Locum tenens license, issuance, 2300

             Minimum curriculum and reexaminations, provisions repealed, 2304

             Qualifications, 2298

             Temporary licenses, 2300

             Waiver of resident training, 2299

      Medicaid cards, unlawful acts, 142

      Medical records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Offices, notices of changes to board, 2299

      Podiatric physicians, designation, 2217

      Public service, failure to initiate performance within certain time, 2302

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

      Tax on providers of medical care repealed, 1976

PHYSICIANS’ ASSISTANTS

      Ambulances, authority to provide care, 317, 2830

      Dangerous drugs, authority to possess and administer, 1217

PIPELINES

      Intrastate pipelines, inspection by public service commission, 297

      Safety standards and civil penalties relating to natural gas and liquefied petroleum gas, 296, 297

PLANNED COMMUNITIES (See COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES)

PLEA BARGAINING

      Agreement between defendant and prosecutor recommending punishment, provision eliminated, 828

      Information to contain only offenses to which defendant pleaded guilty or nolo contendere, 82

      Legislative study of criminal justice system, 3123

PODIATRISTS

      Administrative fines, 887

      Designation as podiatric physicians, 2217

      Disciplinary action, 789, 790, 887

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

      State board of podiatry, authorized expenditures, 1145

      Tax on providers of medical care repealed, 1976

      Titles, use, 2219, 2224

POISONS

      Schedules, 636, 637

POLICE DEPARTMENTS

      Arrest on misdemeanor warrant, transfer of prisoner and recoupment of costs, 132

      Metropolitan police (See METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENTS)

      Misconduct, notice and conduct of interrogation or hearing, 2379

      Radar guns and similar devices, standards for operation and display, 1152

      Sexual abuse or exploitation of children, training in investigation and response, 1335

      Smoking in certain public areas, enforcement of prohibitions, 2843

      Taxing districts to finance additional police protection continued, 258

      University of Nevada (See UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA SYSTEM)

POLITICAL ACTIVITIES

      Bingo games, operation by nonprofit political organizations authorized, 1159

      Employees’ political affiliations, fines for violations relating to, 900

POLITICAL PARTIES

      County conventions, form of notice, 2173

      List of registered voters, distribution, 2188

      Mail registration, requests for applications, 2189

      Minor political parties

             1992 qualification deemed qualification for 1994, 2202

             Candidates, placement on ballots, 2174, 2175

             Petitions, requirements, 2174, 2664-2667

      Petitions for qualification

             Information pamphlet, preparation and distribution, 2664

             Intimidation of electors, penalty, 2669

             Minor political parties, requirements, 2174

             Receipt on submission, contents, 2664

             Verification of signatures, 2664-2667

POLLUTION (See AIR POLLUTION; WATER POLLUTION)

POLYGRAPHIC EXAMINERS

      Administrative fines, 893

      Disciplinary action, 488, 893

      Licensing board (See PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR’S LICENSING BOARD)

      Unlicensed activities, citations and fines, 289

PORNOGRAPHY

      Exploited children, program to coordinate activities and information concerning, 1374

PORTABLE TELEPHONES (See TELEPHONE)

POST-CONVICTION PROCEDURES

      Habeas corpus, filing of petition in court where petitioner convicted required, 243

      Legislative study of criminal justice system, 3123

POSTAL SERVICE (See also MAIL)

      Mail trucks, exemption from restrictions on parking near driveway, 656

POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION, COMMISSION ON

      Appropriation, 1120

      Authorized expenditures, 1141

      Reorganized within department of business and industry, 1485

POSTSECONDARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

      Emergency medical dispatchers, training programs, 2117

      Fees relating to licensure and regulation, 2478

      High school graduation, application of college credits toward requirements, 103

      Savings securities to defray costs of higher education, issuance by state, 2279

      Student teaching, agreements to assign students to training positions in public schools, 2203

      Unlicensed institutions, accreditation required before agent’s permit may be granted, 2255

POTTY PARITY LAW, 324

POUNDS (See ANIMAL SHELTERS)

PREDATORY ANIMAL AND RODENT COMMITTEE, STATE

      Appropriations, 1120, 1122

      Authorized expenditures, 1142

      Reorganized within department of business and industry, 1743

PREDATORY ANIMALS, COMMITTEE TO CONTROL

      Authorized expenditures, 1142

      Reorganized within department of business and industry, 1743-1744

PREGNANCY

      Assisted conception, authority for and contents of contracts, 2050

      Fetal alcohol and drug syndrome, legislative study, 3103

PRELIMINARY HEARINGS

      Blood tests, results admissible with declaration under penalty of perjury, 85

      Property owner, possessor or occupant, use of affidavit, 548

      Testimony, admission at trial, 75

PREPAID LIMITED HEALTH SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS

      Addition of services, restrictions, 2402, 2043

      Applicability of laws, 2391, 2402

      Cancellation, alteration or nonrenewal of policy, notice to insured required, 1982

      Fees for certification, 2403

      Forms for policies, approval required, 2398

      Industrial insurance, certification of managed care organizations, 688, 2450

      Limited health service defined, 2402

PRESCRIPTIONS (See PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY)

PRESENTENCE INVESTIGATIONS

      Alcohol and drug abuse, report to include evaluation of defendant, 2016

      Child support, report to include information relating to defendant’s obligation, 8

PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS (See also ELECTIONS)

      Independent candidates

             Challenges to candidacy, time for filing documents, 2671

             Contents of petition, 2670

             Copy of petition filed with secretary of state, 2670

             Verification of signatures on petition, 2664-2667

      Minor political parties, placing candidates on ballot, 2175

      Registration of nonresidents for voting purposes, 2169

      Special absent ballots, use, 2185

      Uniform national poll hours urged, 3050

PRESUMPTIONS

      Bad checks, time to pay to avoid presumption of fraudulent intent, 145

      Driving under the influence, provision repealed, 540

      Industrial insurance, filing claim after termination of employment creates rebuttable presumption, 662

      Medicaid cards, possession of two or more cards presumption of fraudulent intent, 141

      Occupational diseases, filing claim after termination of employment creates rebuttable presumption, 765

      Public works, award of contract based on intent to commit offense, 2247

PRISON COMMISSIONERS, BOARD OF STATE

      Literacy of offenders, adoption of regulations relating to, 2517

PRISONS AND PRISONERS

      Appropriation for support of institutions, 1119

      Authorized expenditures, 1140

      Capital improvements, appropriation, 1127

      Conservation camps, appropriations, 1119, 1124, 1131

      Destitute prisoners, fund for, changed to account, 640

      Employees, salaries, 1935

      Industrial and agricultural programs

             Fund for new construction of facilities for prison industries, sources, 422

             Illiterate offenders, assignment to programs restricted, 2517

             Profitability of industrial programs, determinations, 286

      Legislative study of criminal justice system, 3123

      Lovelock correctional center, use of bonds proceeds for operation and maintenance authorized, 1132

      Medical care, contingent appropriation, 1125

      Offenders

             AIDS

                   Methods for testing, determination by prison director, 6

                   Release from prison, required testing, 7

             Claims for loss of personal property, procedures, 1210

             Deductions from wages, use, 422

             Drug and alcohol abuse among offenders, study, 3121

             Escape or commission of crime, costs of prosecution of persons acting in concert with, 457

             Illiterate offenders, educational programs, 2516

             Industrial insurance benefits, prohibition on receipt, 704, 747, 751

             Notoriety, repeal of requirement to forfeit money and property gained by, 453

             Postage, paper, photocopying and replacement ID cards, repayment of costs, 852

             Release, use of prison revolving account to assist newly released offenders, 940

             Restitution for expenses of extradition, deductions from wages, 936

             Sentencing, waiver of right to be present by incarcerated defendant, 933

             Work release programs

                   Determinations of profitability, 286

                   Illiterate offenders, restrictions on participation, 2519

PRISONS, DEPARTMENT OF

      AIDS, authority of prison director to determine method of testing prisoners, 6

      Appropriations, 1119, 1125

      Authorized expenditures, 1140

      Capital improvements, appropriation, 518, 1127

      Claims for loss of personal property by prisoners, evaluation, 1210

      Director, member of state council on libraries and literacy, 1581

      Employment of offenders, determinations of profitability of programs, 286

      Industrial programs, advisory board on

             Composition, 1521

             Review of employment programs, 287

      Offenders’ store fund, transfer of money to personal property fund authorized, 268

      Prison industries, fund for new construction of facilities for, deposits, 422

      Prison revolving account, balance increased, use expanded and appropriation made, 940, 941

      Prisons’ warehouse account, temporary transfers of money to, 1124

      Regimental discipline programs, length of time offenders to be supervised, 1942

      Residential confinement, elimination of requirement for certain reports by department of parole and probation, 134

PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR’S LICENSING BOARD

      Citations and fines for unlicensed activities, authority to issue and impose, 289

      Deposit and use of fines, 893

      Hearings on appeal, 289

      Investigations, confidentiality of records and information, 488

PRIVATE INVESTIGATORS

      Administrative fines, 893

      Disciplinary action, 488, 893

      Unlicensed activities, citations and fines, 289

PRIVATE PATROLMEN

      Administrative fines, 893

      Disciplinary action, 488, 893

      Unlicensed activities, citations and fines, 289, 289

PRIVATE SCHOOLS (See POSTSECONDARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS; SCHOOLS, PRIVATE)

PRIVATIZATION OF STATE SERVICES

      Equipment purchases, consideration of efficiency of private maintenance, 925

      Review of contract with private contractor, costs to be considered in awarding contract, 875

PRIVIES

      Sewage disposal, removal of privies as acceptable method, 2639

PROBATION

      Child support obligations, effect on probation, 9

      Civil rights restoration, criminal history records to accompany request, 38

      Juvenile probation officers (See JUVENILE PROBATION OFFICERS)

      Legislative study of criminal justice system, 3123

      Restitution for expenses of extradition of violator, 935

PROCESS SERVERS

      Administrative fines, 893

      Disciplinary action, 488, 893

      Gates, service of process at residence where access available only through, 1378

      Unlicensed activities, citations and fines, 289

PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS IN EDUCATION, COMMISSION ON

      Appropriation, 1116

PROPERTY TAX

      Agricultural real property, assessment and conversion, 176-179, 181-183

      Assessment

             Complaints concerning undervaluation or nonassessment, time for filing, 94

             Overassessment because of factual error, correction, 97

             Personal property and mobile homes, inclusion on secured tax roll, 91

             Reopening of assessment roll for changes, 92, 177, 182

      Centrally assessed property, fees for assessment and collection of tax, 2216

      Combined tax rate

             Date for meeting to establish rate conforming to statutory limit, 1360

             Reduction, transfer of money between local governmental entities, 2746

      Consolidated bond interest and redemption fund, levy for discharge of obligations, 1132

      Delinquent taxes

             Notice of due date and penalties for delinquency, publication, 2256

             Waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, authority of department of taxation, 86

      Equalization, time for filing appeal from action of county board, 95

      Exemptions

             Electrical energy produced from recycled material, property used for, 2888

             Filing of claims, 89, 90

             Lease, rental or other use of exempt property, determination of taxable value, 2310

             Recycling, certain new businesses, 819

      Handicapped persons, restrictions on increase in assessed valuation for improvements to remove certain barriers, 47

      Hazardous operations, tax reduction for relocation at designated site, 3053

      Irrigation districts, levy for attorney’s fees and other costs related to protection of water, 1167

      Leased or loaned tax-exempt property, determination of taxable value, 2310

      Legislative declaration, 2310

      Legislative study of state revenue structure, 3119, 3128

      Local capital projects, imposition of tax for financing upon voter approval, 1149

      Local Government Tax Act of 1991, reduction of tax imposed by Washoe County, 1951

      Local Government Tax Act of 1993, authority of certain counties to impose tax, 1954

      Local governments, requirements for levy of additional property tax, 2656-2658, 2662

      Local improvements, taxing districts to finance maintenance continued, 258

      Metropolitan police departments, levy of tax to provide additional officers, 26

      Mineral County, levy of tax to finance school construction, 2506

      Mobile homes

             Classification as real property, procedure and effect, 1184

             Conversion from real property to personal property, procedure, 1182

             Secured tax roll, inclusion on, 91

             Sticker, issuance optional, 97

      Municipal projects, combination of bond issue and tax levy into single question on ballot authorized, 65

      Nature Conservancy, applicability of tax on certain transfers and acquisitions of property, 2513

      Notice of due date and penalties for delinquency, publication quarterly, 2256

      Open-space property, assessment and conversion, 179-183

      Park districts, levy of tax for financing, 65, 337

      Pedestrian malls, creation of assessment district, 1177

      Personal property, inclusion on secured tax roll, 91

      Police protection, taxing districts to finance additional officers continued, 258

      Policies for administering taxes, 1232

      Public utilities, fees for assessment and collection of tax imposed on, 2216

      School construction for capital assets, requirements for levy of special tax, 2656-2658

      School safety and security tax, imposition and duration, 2257, 2656-2658

      Senior citizen’s property tax assistance

             Appropriations for program, 1115, 1122

      Claims, filing and certification, 2883, 2884

             Home defined, 2882

             Legislative findings, 2881

             Property tax accrued defined, 2882

             Qualifications, 2882, 2883

             Refunds, time for county assessor to assess valuation and submit claim, 98

             Renters’ refund, 2883

      Tricounty railway commission, imposition of tax on voter approval to fund projects, 2329

      Veteran’s exemption, filing by surviving spouse, 89

      Virgin Valley Water District, authority to levy, 162, 167

      Washoe County jail, rate of tax for support, 1420

      Washoe County, reduction of additional tax, 1951

PROPHYLACTICS

      Statutory provisions concerning sales, standards and requirements repealed, 1219-1224

PROSTITUTION

      Aiding and abetting, penalty, 808

      Exploited children, program to coordinate activities and information concerning, 1374

      Unlawful acts, 808

PROTECTION AND ADVOCACY, OFFICE OF (See COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF)

PROWLING

      Local ordinances authorized, 810

PSYCHOLOGISTS

      Board of psychological examiners, authorized expenditures, 1145

      Disciplinary action, 795, 796

      DUI offenders, authority to conduct evaluations for drug or alcohol abuse, 2016

      Referrals to facilities in which practitioner has financial interest restricted, 2594

PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS

      Larceny by lodger, civil liability imposed on convicted persons, 77

      Property left on premises, owner or keeper immune from civil liability, 2258

      Rates, restrictions on outdoor advertising repealed, 259

      Room tax (See ROOM TAX)

      Sewage disposal, removal of privies and cesspools as acceptable method, 2640

      Water closets and urinals, sufficient number required in certain facilities, 324

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATORS

      Compensation, commission to review, creation and duties, 2633

PUBLIC BUILDINGS

      Energy conservation

             Retrofitting for energy efficiency, coordination and financing, 910, 1437

             State debt limit, financing of retrofitting of state buildings exempt, 3079

             Tracking of energy use in state buildings, 915, 1437

      POW/MIA flag, display on state buildings urged, 3116

      School buildings (See SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      State office building (Las Vegas), appropriation for capital improvements, 1131

      State parks, exception to required use of services of public works board on certain improvements, 520

      Surveillance on grounds of state facilities, restrictions, 2139

PUBLIC DEFENDERS

      Appointments for limited duration, civil liability and private practice of law, 2260

      State public defender

             Appropriation, 1119

             Authorized expenditures, 1137

             Charges to counties for services, limit on amount, 1148

             Employees, salaries, 1935

             Reorganization of office within department of human resources, 1518

PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT

      Allowances or benefits, payment to alternate payee pursuant to domestic relations order, 473

      Authorized expenditures, 1144

      Banking and trust services, consideration by board, 479

      Constitutional amendment to restrict use of money, 3064

      Contribution rates, calculation, 475-478

      District judges (See DISTRICT COURTS—Judges)

      Group insurance for retired public employees

             Local government retirees, participation in state’s program, 875, 2508

             Premiums, amount payable by state, 928, 1155

      Investments

             Real property, real property mortgages and leases, provisions repealed, 479

             State obligations, investments prohibited, 3064

      Legislators’ retirement system, appropriation for administration of, 1124

      Police officers and firemen, obsolete provisions concerning early retirement removed, 2536

      Public employees’ retirement board, creation and powers established in constitution, 3064

      Supreme court justices (See SUPREME COURT—Justices)

      Temporary or intermittent positions, eligibility for membership, 474

      University of Nevada (See UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA SYSTEM)

PUBLIC HEALTH SANITARIANS

      Board for registration of public health sanitarians, authorized expenditures, 1145

PUBLIC LANDS

      Access

             Accessory roads, definition and rights of users, 1402, 1403

             Legislative declaration, 1403

             Roads made public by prescriptive use

                   Petition to open, reopen, relocate, close or abandon, 1428

                   Recognition of rights of certain users urged, 3006

      Constitutional disclaimer of interest in unappropriated land, repeal, 3136

      Eldorado Valley advisory group abolished, 1927

      Federal acquisition of land, limitation urged, 2992

      Federal lands, state multiple use advisory committee on, abolished, 1927

      Fees for copies of public records and maps in custody of state land office, 1455

      Pyramid Lake, relinquishment by state of claims to certain land, 2046

      Red Rock Canyon national conservation area, activities restricted, 2673

      Reno, City of, release of state’s reversionary right on use of certain property previously conveyed to, 2646

      Return of land to private sector urged, 2992

      State lands

             Carson City, conveyance of certain land adjoining Governor’s Field to city, 275

             Lake Tahoe Basin, acquisition, sale, lease or exchange of land, 1153

             Permit, license or other authorization for use, issuance and fees, 1457, 1458

             Sale or lease, authority of division of state lands, 158

             State lands division, power to authorize use of state land, 1457

             Walker River Paiute Tribe, conveyance of certain land for use of, 2238

PUBLIC OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES

      Cities (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Counties (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES; specific officer)

      School districts (See SCHOOLS, PUBLIC—Personnel)

      State (See STATE OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES; specific officer)

PUBLIC RECORDS

      Access to records, civil enforcement substituted for criminal penalty for denial, 1230

      Dental examiners, board of, information and records from investigations, 2742

      Educational foundations, records, 2305, 2307

      Governmental torts, summaries of claims, 1163

      Industrial insurance

             Bids and records relating to managed care organizations, 688

             Financial records of state system, 695

      Inspection of records, civil enforcement substituted for criminal penalty for denial, 1230

      Juvenile services committees, reports, 461

      Land office, state, fees for copies of public records and maps, 1455

      Meetings of public agencies, provision of copy of certain materials on request, 1357

      Municipal solid waste landfills, applications for permits, 11

      Nursing, state board of, information and records from investigations, 1218

      Official state records defined, 209

      Private investigator’s licensing board, findings of investigations, 488

      Public officers and employees, immunity concerning disclosure of information, 1230

      Retention and disposition schedules

             Local governmental records, minimum retention schedules, 170

             State records, committee to approve schedules, composition and duties, 208, 209

      Taxation, information on waived or reduced interest and penalties, 86

      Tricounty railway commission, records, 2327

      University foundations, records, 2623

PUBLIC SCHOOLS (See SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION OF NEVADA

      Appropriation, 1122

      Assessments on public utilities for certain expenses, prospective expiration delayed, 442

      Authorized expenditures, 1142

      Caliente, City of, approval of grade crossing plan urged, 3015

      Economic development commission authorized to participate in proceedings concerning certain utilities, 818

      Employees, salaries, 1936

      High voltage overhead lines, penalty and settlement determinations relating to unauthorized activities near, 880

      Legislative policy concerning regulation of utilities, 836

      Radioactive waste, approval of issuance of permits to transport, 846

      Recycling, approval of provision of additional electricity for certain new businesses, 817

      Storage facilities and intrastate pipelines for natural gas and liquefied petroleum gas, regulation, 296

      Taxicabs leased to independent contractors, approval of agreements, 2649

      Telecommunication services

             Regulation of providers, 2017

             Time for submission of report to legislature extended, 447

      Virgin Valley Water District, exemption from regulation, 167

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

      Elderly and handicapped persons, provision of transportation for, 1237

      Handicapped persons’ rights, provisions to ensure compliance by carriers, 2215

      Tahoe Basin, study of alternate methods of transportation, 2976

      Tax for improvement of transportation, submission of question to voters, 1046

      Tax for public mass transportation

             Construction contracts executed before certain date, exemption, 1370, 1424

             Delinquent taxes, waiver or reduction of interest and penalty, 86

             Legislative study directed of highway funding, 2435

             Policies for administering taxes, 1232

             Rate

                   Increase requires voter approval, 1423

                   Maximum amount that may be imposed, 1423

             Special elections, limitations on holding, 1074

      Transportation districts, submission of establishment to voters, 1037

      Weight of vehicles used by regional commissions, maximum allowed on certain highways, 1414

PUBLIC UTILITIES

      Accessory roads, right of use, 1402, 1403

      Assessments for certain expenses of PSC, prospective expiration delayed, 442

      City utilities, submission of acquisition, sale or lease to voters, 1039

      Easements, abandonment, 2580

      Economic development commission authorized to participate in proceedings concerning electricity and natural gas, 818

      High voltage overhead lines, authority over certain activities performed near, 879

      Legislative policy concerning regulation of utilities, 836

      Legislative study of energy use and sources in state, 3126

      Property tax, fees for assessment and collection, 2216

      Recycling, retail wheeling for certain new businesses, 817-819

      Telecommunication services, report concerning alternative plan of regulation, 447

PUBLIC WORKS

      Action by certain unsuccessful bidders against contractor awarded contract, 2247

      Bids

             Legislative declaration, 2130

             List of licensed contractors interested in receiving offers, limit on solicitation of bids from, 2132

             Subcontractors, names and descriptions of work to be included in bids, 2130

             Transportation department, threshold for informal bids, 1941

      Capital improvement projects, appropriations, 518, 1126, 1129

      Contracts

             Administrative penalty imposed on person for commission of offense, limits on award of contracts, 2247

             Approval by attorney general, 1131

      Definition, 2131

      Eligible bidder defined, 2247

      Employment practice violations, hearings and penalties, 2248

      Industrial insurance compensation, effect on award of contract for failure to provide and secure, 2247

      Infrastructure, study of methods of financing, 3117

      Local capital projects, imposition of property tax to finance, 1149

      Local contractors’ preference

             Joint ventures, qualifications for preference, 1382

             Taxes, proof of payment, 1383, 2133

      Offense defined, 2247

      Prevailing wages

             Failure to pay, effect on award of contract, 2247

             Forfeitures when workmen paid less than designated rates, amount, 896

             Violations, hearings and penalties, 2248

      Public convention facilities included in definition of public work, 2131

      Public officers or employees and public agencies, requirements for contracts between, 2241

      Retrofitting of public buildings, 910, 1437

      Subcontractors

             License required, 2133

             Names and descriptions of work to be included in bids, 2130

             Substitution by contractor, requirements, 2130

      Transfer of money between certain projects, 1128, 1130, 1133

      Unemployment contributions, effect on award of contract for failure to pay, 2247

      Unsuccessful bidder, grounds for action against contractor awarded contract, 2247

PUBLIC WORKS BOARD, STATE

      Appropriation for support, 1115

      Capital improvement projects, appropriations, 518, 1126, 1129

      Reorganized within department of administration, 1567

      School property, authority to waive approval of construction plans, 2411

      State parks division, exception to required use of certain services, 520

PUPPY MILL LAW, 2145-2152

PURCHASING DIVISION (See GENERAL SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF)

PURCHASING, PUBLIC (See LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL PURCHASING; STATE PURCHASING)

PYRAMID LAKE

      State of Nevada, relinquishment of claims to certain land, 2046

R

RACING COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Abolished, 2129

      Operating expenses, appropriation, 1945

RACKETEERING

      Limitation on action by victim after felon receives proceeds based on notoriety, 453

RADAR GUNS AND SIMILAR DEVICES

      Standards for operation and display, 1152

RADIATION CONTROL (See HAZARDOUS MATERIALS)

RADIO

      Adoption, immunity for broadcast of unlawful advertising, 460

      Amateur radio station licensees, reduction and waivers for special license plate fees, 2166

      Transmission of signals and sale of air time nontaxable, 2744

RAILROADS

      California-Nevada super speed transportation system, legislative study, 3126

      Handicapped persons’ rights, provisions to ensure compliance by carriers, 2215

      Property tax, fees for assessment and collection, 2216

      Tahoe Basin, study of alternate methods of transportation, 2976

      Virginia and Truckee railroad (See V & T RAILROAD)

RAPE (See SEXUAL ASSAULT)

REAL ESTATE COMMISSION

      Disciplinary proceedings, 891, 892

REAL ESTATE DIVISION (See COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF)

REAL ESTATE LICENSEES

      Administrative fines, 891

      Disciplinary action, 890-892

      Intermediaries of tax-free exchanges of property, registration and qualification, 2019

      Legislative study of laws concerning disclosure of information, 3122

      Licenses, fees, 941, 2292

REAL PROPERTY

      Environmental impairment, damages recoverable by secured lender, 153-156

      Foreclosure, limitations on amount of deficiency judgments, 152, 153

      Fraudulent transfer by Medicaid recipient, remedies of welfare division, 917

      Game tags as compensation for damage caused by certain wildlife, issuance and use, 1190

      Improvements, retroactive limitation of actions for deficiencies in construction, 1439

      Legislative study of laws concerning disclosure of information, 3122

      Public employees’ retirement system , investment provisions repealed, 479

      Reciprocal insurers, authority to own and hold real property, 649

      Severing and removing part of realty unlawfully, civil liability, 77

      Tax-free exchanges of property, requirements, 2019

      Towns, number of appraisals required before sale of property, 2512

REAL PROPERTY TRANSFER TAX

      Educational foundations, exemptions, 2305, 2308, 2309

      Local Governmental Tax Act of 1993, 1953

      Policies for administering taxes, 1232

      Special elections to impose additional tax, limitations on holding, 1071

      University foundations, exemptions, 2623, 2624

RECALL OF PUBLIC OFFICERS

      Informational pamphlet on requirements, contents and distribution, 2406

      Nominating petitions for successors, requirements, 2409

      Notice of intent

             Immunity from civil liability for signing, 2408

             Signing, requirements, 2407

      Petitions

             Challenge of legal sufficiency, filing of complaint and setting of hearing, 2409

             Failure to file petition after filing notice of intent, penalty, 2407

             Information pamphlet, preparation and distribution, 2664

             Intimidation of electors, penalty, 2669

             Notice to certain persons following verification of signatures, 2408

             Notification of sufficiency, 2408

             Number of signatures required, 3135

             Receipt on submission of petition, contents, 2664

             Striking of names, 2409

             Verification of signatures, 2664-2667

      Special elections

             Call for election, 2409

             Notice, publication unnecessary, 2406

             Time for holding, 3135

RECEIVERS

      Banks, appointment of out-of-state corporations as fiduciaries, 1465

      Environmental impairment, appointment of receiver in action by secured lender, 151

      Nonprofit corporations, receiver defined, 990

      Telemarketing violations, appointment of receiver, 2099

RECORDING OF INSTRUMENTS

      Deeds of trust, release by title insurer, 2336

      Eminent domain actions filed by state, exemption from fees, 52

      Fees generally, 1350

      Mining claims

             Fees, 298, 1351

             Intent to hold, affidavits of, 299, 300

      Minor county roads, requirements and fees, 1400-1402

      Pet cemeteries, recording acknowledged declaration of dedication, 2750

      Subdivision of land

             Final maps, 1357, 1358, 2566

             Parcel maps, 1357, 2574

             Record of survey, fees, 1358

             Reversion maps, 2559

RECORDS OF CRIMINAL HISTORY (See CRIMINAL HISTORY, RECORDS OF)

RECREATIONAL VEHICLE PARKS

      Definition, 2037

      Liens for rent due for furnishing facilities and services, 2037

RECREATIONAL VEHICLES (See also MOTOR VEHICLES)

      Liens for storage, maintenance, keeping or repair, 2037

RECYCLING

      New businesses

             Certification, 818, 819

             Electricity at reduced overall cost, provision of, 817, 818

             Property tax exemption, 819

      Property tax exemption for production of electrical energy from recycled material, 2888

      Recycling center defined, 1441

      Solid waste management system includes recycling, 14

      State purchasing, duration of contracts promoting use of recycled goods, 80

      Tires, collection and deposit of fees imposed on sales of new tires, 18, 1420

      Vehicle defined, 18

RED ROCK CANYON NATIONAL CONSERVATION AREA

      Activities restricted, 2673

REFERENDUM PETITIONS

      Documents circulated for signature, time for submission to county clerk, 2670

      Information pamphlet, preparation and distribution, 2664

      Intimidation of electors, penalty, 2669

      Primary elections, submission of certain matters to voters, 1032, 1033

      Receipt on submission of petition, contents, 2664

      Verification of signatures, 2664-2667

REFUNDS

      Deceptive trade practice, failure to inform customers that reund not allowed, 1960

      Dogs and cats purchased from retailer or dealer, 2151

      Foreign gaming, refundable revolving fund, 302, 303

      Local improvement districts, procedure to refund surplus money, 529

      Motor carriers, refund of erroneously collected fee, penalty or interest, 1987

      Motor vehicle registration, refund of fees and taxes on cancellation restricted, 1386

      Senior citizens’ property tax assistance, renters’ refund, 2883

      Telemarketing (See TELEMARKETING)

REGIMENTAL DISCIPLINE

      Length of time of offenders placed under supervision of prisons director, 1942

REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION COMMISSIONS

      Authority to regulate systems or services financed by, 1237

      Composition, 2268

      Federal money and projects, powers, 2269

      Parking facilities and spaces, authority to establish, 1320

      Terms of office for members in larger counties, 102

      Weight of vehicles used to provide transportation, maximum allowed on certain highways, 1414

REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS AND LAND SURVEYORS, STATE BOARD OF

      Authorized expenditures, 1145

      Disciplinary proceedings, 128, 884

      Name changed, 125

REGISTRATION DIVISION (See MOTOR VEHICLES AND PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

REGULATIONS (See ADMINISTRATIVE LAW AND PROCEDURE)

REHABILITATION DIVISION (See HUMAN RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF)

RELIGIOUS CORPORATIONS AND ORGANIZATIONS

      Bingo games, operation by qualified organizations authorized, 1159

      Sales of tangible personal property, exemption from sales and use taxes, 2314

RENO, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Airport authority (See AIRPORT AUTHORITY OF WASHOE COUNTY)

      Charter amendments

             Assistant city attorneys, private practice of law, 2501

             Civil service, eligibility lists, 2502

             Councilmen, voting in primary for candidate representing specific ward, 1467-1469

             Elections, time for holding, 20-24

             Municipal judges, salaries, 2500, 2501

             Ordinances, procedure for enactment, 2500

             Primary elections, 22

      State’s reversionary right on use of certain property previously conveyed to city, release, 2646

      Washoe County jail, rate of property tax for support, 1420

RENTAL CARS (See also MOTOR VEHICLES)

      Cancellation of registration for short-term lessor’s failure to maintain insurance, refund of fees and taxes prohibited, 1386

      Fees imposed on short-term lessees, 2111

      Special permits to operate unregistered vehicles, 156

REORGANIZATION OF STATE GOVERNMENT

      Board members officers, effect of reorganization on terms, 1927

      Contracts, effect of reorganization, 1927

      Executive department (See specific agencies)

      Regulations, effect of reorganization, 1927

      Work programs affected by reorganization, duties of budget division, 1122, 1126, 1148

REPOSSESSORS

      Administrative fines, 893

      Disciplinary action, 488, 893

      Licensing board (See PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR’S LICENSING BOARD)

      Unlicensed activities, citations and fines, 289

REPURCHASE AGREEMENTS

      Investments by local governments authorized, 2287

RESEARCH DIVISION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

RESERVE FOR STATUTORY CONTINGENCY ACCOUNT (See STATE FINANCES AND FUNDS)

RESERVOIRS

      Dams, approval of plans for construction, 206

      Fees of division of state lands for permits to engage in certain activities, 1457, 1458

      Mooring buoys, restrictions on placement, 861, 862

RESIDENTIAL CONFINEMENT

      Credits against sentence, reports to department of prisons by chief parole and probation officer eliminated, 134

      DUI offenders, residential confinement as punishment, 2892

      Violations, return to custody of department of prisons until completion of inquiry, 51