INDEX OF STATUTES AND RESOLUTIONS OF 2009

 

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ABANDONED OR UNCLAIMED PROPERTY

      Abandoned Property Trust Account

            Millennium Scholarship Trust Fund, transfer of money, 1358, 2121

            State General Fund, transfer of money, 2121

      Administrator of Unclaimed Property

            Authorized expenditures, 2167

            Civil actions to enforce laws, limitation, 2652

      Commercial premises, disposal of abandoned personal property, 1964-1966

      Guardianship property, presumption of abandonment of certain property prohibited, 1665

      Manufactured home parks, dismantling of abandoned homes, 1928

      Military artifacts, duties of certain state agencies, 385-387

      Motor vehicles

            Commercial premises, disposal of abandoned vehicles, 1965

            Removal from public property, constable’s fees, 3014

ABSENT BALLOTS (See ELECTIONS)

ABUSE

      Animals (See CRUELTY TO ANIMALS)

      Children (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

      Domestic violence (See DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

      Elderly persons (See AGED PERSONS)

      Substance abuse (See ALCOHOL OR DRUG ABUSE)

      Vulnerable persons (See DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

ACADEMIC STANDARDS FOR PUBLIC SCHOOLS, COUNCIL TO ESTABLISH

      Computer education and technology, duties, 689-691

      Governance and oversight of public education, legislative study, 3278

ACCIDENTS

      Occupational safety, provision of information to families of victims of fatal accidents, 815, 816

      Tow cars, use of lights, duties of approaching drivers, 1095, 1096

ACCOUNTANTS

      Attestations, duties regarding documents, 312, 322, 323

      Business entities

            Nonresident entities, requirements for performing services within State, 311

            Registration, requirements, exceptions, 311, 314-317

      Certified public accountants

            Educational requirements, 313, 314

            Examinations, 314

            Felony conviction, disqualification from practice, 313, 320

            Licensure in another state, authority to practice in Nevada, 311, 312

            Private investigator laws, exemption, 1943, 1944

      Definitions, 310-313

      Disciplinary action, grounds, initiation of proceedings, 319-321

      Fictitious names, registration, 319

      Financial reports, requirements for signing, 312

      Licenses and permits

            Summary suspension, procedure, 651

            Suspension, revocation or refusal to renew, grounds, 319-321

      Nevada State Board of Accountancy

            Examinations, duties, 314

            Members, qualifications, 871

      Offices, requirements, 319

      Records deemed property of accountant, 322

      Spendthrift trusts, actions against advisers to settlors or trustees, 803

      Temporary permits, provisions repealed, 324

      Unlawful acts, penalties, 324-327

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

      Marriage, persons authorized to perform, requirements, 725

      Statutory ethical standards, requirements, 1017, 1066, 1067

ACQUITTAL, FOREIGN

      Admissibility in evidence in Nevada, 2734

      Bar to prosecution in Nevada, 2734

ACTIONS, CIVIL

      Business trusts, unlawful operation in State, 1713

      Cancer Drug Donation Program, immunities, 456

      Cigarette fire safety standards, remedies for violations, 2438

      Commercial premises, disposal of abandoned property by landlord, 1968

      Common-interest communities (See COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES)

      Corporations, unlawful operation in State, 1685

      Court costs and fees (See COURT COSTS AND FEES)

      Credit cards

            Debt, collection procedures, entry of judgment, 481, 482

            Sales receipts, printing certain information on receipt, 578, 579

      Criminal gangs, civil remedies, 1312-1314

      Damages (See DAMAGES)

      Dance studios, actions against, 2712

      Debit cards, printing certain information on sales receipt, 578, 579

      Debt-management service providers, violations, 1993, 1995-1997

      Discount goods or services, organizations for buying, actions against, 2710

      Escrow agencies and agents, remedies for violations, 741

      Food, immunities for donation, receipt or distribution, 146

      Health clubs, actions against, 2712

      Industrial insurance, recovery of costs from uninsured employers, 1183-1187

      Judicial discipline, immunities related to, 1338, 1339

      Legislature, procedures, authority to intervene, 1565-1567

      Limitation of actions (See LIMITATION OF ACTIONS)

      Limited-liability companies, unlawful operation in State, 1691, 1698

      Limited-liability limited partnerships, unlawful operation in State, 1702, 1708

      Limited-liability partnerships, unlawful operation in State, 1699

      Limited partnerships, unlawful operation in State, 1701, 1706, 1707

      Liquor wholesalers and suppliers, violations, 1543, 1544

      Livestock grazing on public land, protection of State’s interests in certain civil actions urged, 3242

      Manufactured Housing, Division of, immunities, 1924, 1927, 1935

      Mental illness, persons with, action to regain right to possess firearms, immunities, 2489

      Minors

            Child pornography, actions by victims, 2663

            Infant cribs, violations by commercial users, 2443

      Mortgage bankers, remedies for violations, 747

      Mortgage brokers and agents, remedies for violations, 745, 746

      Nonprofit corporations, unlawful operation in State, 1685, 1686

      Nurses and nursing assistants, retaliatory acts against, 1420-1427

      Off-highway vehicle dealers and other licensees, actions against, 3096

      Osteopathic licensees, immunities related to disciplinary matters, 2988

      Physician Visa Waiver Program, reports of violations, immunities, 774

      Prescription drugs, transfer to or reissuance by nonprofit pharmacies, immunities, 1089

      Professional associations, unlawful operation in State, 1713, 1714

      Public Employees’ Benefits Program, recovery of delinquent payments, 1581

      Refractive surgery facilities, remedies for unlicensed operation, 451

      Spendthrift trusts, actions by creditors or others, 803

      Viatical settlements, rescission of agreements, awards, 1806

      Wills, actions for declaratory relief, 1636

ACUPUNCTURE (See ORIENTAL MEDICINE)

ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 2167

      Budget Division

            Augmentation of authorized expenditures, duties, 2177

            Capital improvement projects, duties, 2459

            Consultants or temporary employment services, receipt of reports, 2068

            Green building tax abatement, receipt of copies of applications, 988

            Rainy Day Fund, requests for transfer of money, duties, 1414

            Renewable energy facilities, tax abatement, receipt of documents, duties, 2004, 2007

            Schools and school districts

                  Expenditures, duties, 475, 476, 939

                  Funding, duties, 2129, 2130

            Technical Working Group on revenue stabilization, duties, 3304

            Wildlife budget accounts, duties, 2179

      Buildings and Grounds Division

            Energy tracking program, duties, funding, 1404, 1405

            Renewable and Efficient Energy, State and Local Government Panel on, membership, 1368, 1369

      Capital improvement projects, funding, 2456

 

      Director

            Consultation regarding transfer of governmental functions, 430

            Debts owed State, certain duties removed, 1176, 1180

      Furloughs by state employees, duties, 2162, 2163

            Local Government Employee-Management Relations Board, approval of temporary advances, 2451

            Revenue shortfalls, duties, 2116, 2122

            Salary, 2149

            State General Fund, duties regarding temporary advances from, 2121, 2122

      General appropriation, 2106

      Information Technology Projects Account, appropriations, 2106, 2117

      Insurance Regulation Account, temporary advances, 2180

      Purchasing Division (See also STATE PURCHASING)

            Appliances, equipment, lighting and devices, adoption of standards, 2754

            Public Works Board, cooperation and coordination with, 2666

            Veterans’ Services, Office of, assistance, 2674

      Risk Management Division, Fund for Insurance Premiums, appropriation, 2252

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2149, 2150

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSESSMENTS

      Court Administrator, allocation and use of distributions, 981, 982

      Domestic violence programs, use of certain proceeds, 982

      Payments by credit or debit cards, convenience fees, 1573, 1574

      State General Fund, transfer of certain proceeds to, 982

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW AND PROCEDURE

      Licenses and permits, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Motor Vehicles, Department of, hearings, 68

      Nevada Administrative Code

            Applicability of terms defined in Nevada Revised Statutes, 160

            Gender neutral terms, revision to incorporate, 484

            Medicaid, codification of certain regulations, 2297

            Traffic laws, recodification, 484

      Public health information, sharing among occupational regulatory bodies, 870, 871

      Real Estate Division, petitions for declaratory orders or advisory opinions, 2876, 2877

      Regulations (See also specific agencies)

            Energy production and efficiency regulations, legislative study, 3298

            Medicaid, disproportionate share payments, adoption, 2297, 2299

            Permanent regulations

                  Approval requirements, 2284, 2287, 2288

                  Proposed regulations

                        Notice of action by agency, 2284

                        Submission to Legislative Counsel, 2285

                        Workshops and public hearings, applicability of meeting laws, 2285

            Public Employees’ Benefits Program, ratification of regulations, 1594

            Stem cells, regulation of related activities restricted, 2744

            Temporary regulations, approval requirements, 2286

            Transfer of functions between governmental agencies, adoption, 430, 431

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE OF THE COURTS (See COURT ADMINISTRATOR)

ADOPTION

      Advertisements by child-placing agencies, requirements, 1355

      Clark County, study of integration of health and social services, 1119

      Consent for specific adoption, effect on parent’s responsibilities, 1354

      Parent-child relationship, establishment, 118

      Visitation rights, 413, 414

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

      Inspections, reports, requirements, 559

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 558

      Patient safety violations, administrative penalties, 558

ADULT EDUCATION

      Collaboration by certain entities to increase participation encouraged, 3210

      Courses of study for adult standard high school diploma, funding, 2130

ADULT GUARDIANSHIP AND PROTECTIVE PROCEDURES JURISDICTION ACT

      Adoption, 1640-1644

ADVANCE DIRECTIVES

      Durable power of attorney, execution, form, 198-207

ADVERTISEMENTS AND ADVERTISING

      Accountants, unlawful acts, 327

      Adoption, requirements for child-placing agencies, 1355

      Children’s products, advertising of certain products prohibited, 2441

      Family trust companies, restrictions, 1139

      Manufactured buildings and homes, prohibited acts by distributors, 1914

      Massage therapists, prohibited acts, penalties, 2573, 2582

      Off-highway vehicle dealers and other licensees, prohibited acts, penalties, 3098

      Regional transportation commissions, placement of street banners authorized, 842

      Sight-seeing tours, requirements, 2718

      State purchasing, contents of advertisements for bids or proposals, 2666

      Viatical settlements, advertisement defined, prohibited acts, 1790, 1791, 1802-1804

AFFIDAVITS

      Alcohol or controlled substance, affidavit of expert witness as to existence or quantity, 32, 33, 1281

      Electronic notaries public, requirements for nonresident applicants, 3019

      Marriage

            Authority to solemnize marriages, filing, form, 725, 726

            Revocation of authority to solemnize marriages, 722, 729

      Ophthalmologists, operation of surgery facilities, 451

      Power of attorney, requirements for copies of original, 176

      Registered agents, filing with statement of resignation, 2826

AFFORDABLE HOUSING

      Account for Low-Income Housing, use, 540, 541

      Authorized expenditures, 2174

      Disabilities, persons with, reports of housing suitable for rent by, 540

      Housing authorities, formation of regional authorities in Clark County authorized, 2222-2226

      Housing Division

            Employer-assisted housing program, funding, 607

            Financial techniques to develop housing, continuation, 650

            Low-income multifamily housing, regulations restricting or deferring payment of profit and overhead restricted, 606, 607

            Statewide database, creation and maintenance, 539

AGE

      Driver’s license examinations, waivers, 2022

      Emeritus title for certain architects and designers, qualifications, 46

      Health care records, retention and destruction, 2549

      Hunting, qualifications for apprentice license, 2057

      Juvenile courts

            Certification of child as adult for criminal proceedings, 238

            Jurisdiction of court, offenders committing certain felonies, 49, 51

            Offenders apprehended after reaching certain age, procedures, 49, 50

      Marriage licenses, proof of age, 1504

      Minors (See MINORS)

      Parole of certain offenders imprisoned for crime committed when less than 16 years old, 1547

      Public employees’ retirement, eligibility, 2352, 2353

      Water skiing, requirements for vessel operator and observer, 364

AGED PERSONS

      Abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation

            Child care facilities, background investigations, 927

            Genetic marker testing of offender, procedure, 80

            Guardianship proceedings, requirements, 2524

            Identifying information of offender, submission to Central Repository, 80

            Investigative reports, submission to certain agencies, 2447

            Multidisciplinary teams to investigate, establishment, 2448

            Outdoor youth programs, background investigations, 927, 928

            Peace officers, training in handling of cases, 2449

            Reports, persons required to make, 2993

            Repository for Information Concerning Crimes, receipt of reports, contents of records, 2447

            Unit for the Investigation and Prosecution of Crimes, duties, receipt of reports, 2447-2449

      Clark County, study of integration of health and social services, 1119

      Community Advocate for Elder Rights, Office of, creation, 43

      Frail elderly persons, establishment of program of all-inclusive care, 1255

      Guide to resources and services, publication requirement eliminated, 44

      Legislative Committee on Senior Citizens, Veterans and Adults With Special Needs, creation, 2412

      Long-term care (See LONG-TERM CARE)

      Ombudsman for Aging Persons, Office of, abolished, duties transferred, 43

      PACE program, establishment, 1255

      Residential facilities, certain employees exempt from additional background checks, 154

      SenioRx, funding, 2109, 2171

      Small business start-up loans, establishment of grant program, 148

      Tax for support of senior citizens, reimbursement to State for collection costs, 2091

      Transportation services, exemption of nonprofit carriers from certificate requirement, 1292

      Witnesses in criminal trial or hearing, use of depositions, 2552

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

AGRICULTURE

      Agricultural Experiment Station, authorized expenditures, 2169

      Cesar Chavez Day, designation, 388

      Ditches, water rights, recovery of maintenance expenses, 702

      Foreign workers, applicability of unemployment compensation laws, 1193

      Grazing (See GRAZING AND GRAZING LANDS)

      Pesticides, certificates to apply restricted-use pesticides, period of validity, 25

      Plant Industry Program, duty to present proposed programs to county commissioners removed, 12

      Promotion of Agriculture Within This State, Account for License Plates for, grants to nonprofit organizations, 352

      Property taxes on agricultural real property, computation and payment following conversion to higher use, 1228, 1231

      Scrap metal, unlawful removal from agricultural property, penalty, 1239, 1242

      Tax for support of agriculture, reimbursement to State for collection costs, 2091

      Trichomonosis in cattle, notices exempt from confidentiality requirements, 461

      Weighing of farm vehicles for registration or permit purposes, method, 169

AGRICULTURE, STATE DEPARTMENT OF

      Appropriation, 2112

      Authorized expenditures, 2172

      Director, duties regarding Commission on Off-Highway Vehicles, 3082

      Grazing boards, removal as part of Department, 1595

      Medical marijuana program, duties transferred, 617

      Plant Industry Program, duty to present proposed programs to county commissioners removed, 12

      Promotion of Agriculture Within This State, Account for License Plates for, grants to nonprofit organizations, 352

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2153

      Weed Control Analyst, position eliminated, 1359

AIDS (See also DISEASES)

      AIDS Drug Assistance Program, appropriation, 2115

      Medical laboratories, duties, regulations regarding HIV testing, 308

AIR POLLUTION

      Electric utilities, requirements for resource plans, 1075

      Engine emission controls

            Alternative fuels (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

            Electronic monitoring of information, voluntary program, fees, 1326

            Fleet vehicles owned by public entities

                  Acquisition of clean vehicles, adoption of requirements by regulation, 2628

                  Specifications for clean vehicles, adoption by regulation, 2628

            Heavy-duty vehicles, compliance with standards, 1327, 1328

            Incentives to encourage acquisition of clean vehicles, requirements, 2629, 2630

            Legislative findings, 2626

            Sales of new vehicles, disclosure regarding carbon dioxide emissions, 2756

            Trimobiles and reconstructed vehicles, applicability of standards, 1326

      Low emission vehicles (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

      Nevada Clean Indoor Air Act, smoking in certain areas of convention facilities authorized, 3008

      Regional transportation commissions in Clark County, consultations with other entities, 848

      Tax for improvement of air quality, reimbursement to State for collection costs, 2091

AIRPORTS (See AVIATION)

ALCOHOL, DRUG AND GAMBLING COUNSELORS, BOARD OF EXAMINERS FOR

      Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 904

      Health care records, duties, 2549

      Members, qualifications, 871

      Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

ALCOHOL OR DRUG ABUSE

      Child welfare system, treatment or services to persons involved in, 328

      Criminal defendants

            Juvenile offenders, certification as adult for criminal proceedings, 238

            Treatment

                  Community reentry programs, funding, 2594

                  Sealing records on completion of program, 104, 417, 421, 422

                  Veterans or military personnel, assignment to programs, 100, 103

      DUI offenders, revocation of driver’s license prohibited upon acceptance into treatment program, 423

      Education, Department of, authorized expenditures, 2168

      Halfway houses for recovering alcohol and drug abusers

            Inspections, reports, requirements, 559

            Legislative study of group homes, 1289

            Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 558

            Patient safety violations, administrative penalties, 558

      Health benefit plans, coverage for treatment, 1785

      Health insurers, substance abuse parity for certain group health plans, 1811, 1812

      Judges, grounds for suspension, 1345

      Legislators, adverse effect on discharge of duties, expulsion from office, 1073

      Mental Health and Developmental Services, Commission on, duties regarding persons with co-occurring disorders, 662-664

      Mental health consortiums, inclusion of representative of certain service agencies, 676

      Office of Statewide Coordinator for Children Who Are Endangered by Drug Exposure, creation, 1531

      Osteopathic licensees, diversion programs, procedures, 2986

      Regional centers for prevention and treatment, study of establishment, 1119, 1120

      Treatment facilities

            Inspections, reports, requirements, 559

            Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 558

            Patient safety violations, administrative penalties, 558

ALCOHOL OR DRUG ABUSE COUNSELORS

      Board (See ALCOHOL, DRUG AND GAMBLING COUNSELORS, BOARD OF EXAMINERS FOR)

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses and certificates, summary suspension, procedures, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 903, 904

ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE AWARENESS PROGRAMS

      Enforcement of laws by peace officers, reports, 479, 480

      Fines for violations, use and audit of money received, 480, 481

      Notice of infraction, issuance, procedural requirements, 479

ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES (See INTOXICATING LIQUORS)

ALTERNATIVE FUELS

      Biodiesel fuel, regulation and taxation as special fuel, 2633

      Ethanol, regulation and taxation as motor vehicle fuel, 2631

      Fleet vehicles owned by State or local entities

            Acquisition of vehicles using alternative fuels, regulation, 2628

            Applicability of laws, 2627

            Legislative declaration, 2626

            Specifications for vehicles using alternative fuels, regulation, 2628

            Standards and requirements for alternative fuels, regulation, 2628

            Variance or exemption from requirements, approval, 2628

            Violations, civil penalties, 2629

      Incentives to encourage acquisition of vehicles that use alternative fuel, requirements, 2629, 2630

      Legislative study of production and use of energy in State, 3298

      Methanol, regulation and taxation as motor vehicle fuel, 2631

      School districts, financing of transportation equipment, 2139

AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION

      Sex Offender Registration, Advisory Committee to Study, appointment of member, 427, 429

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION

      Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee for the Prevention and Treatment of, representation, 294, 296

AMERICAN LAND CONSERVANCY

      Property tax exemption, 572, 573

AMERICAN RECOVERY AND REINVESTMENT ACT (See FEDERAL ECONOMIC STIMULUS MONEY AND PROGRAMS)

 

ANESTHESIA

      Physicians and certain health care facilities offering anesthesia, requirements, 528-531, 538

ANIMALS

      Cats (See CATS)

      Cruelty (See CRUELTY TO ANIMALS)

      Dogs (See DOGS)

      Horses (See HORSES)

      Protection, establishment of certain safety codes encouraged, 3199

      Rats, authority of health districts regarding abatement of nuisances, 1499

      Trichomonosis in cattle, notices exempt from confidentiality requirements, 461

      Wildlife (See WILDLIFE)

ANTIQUES

      Dealers, exemption from regulation as secondhand dealers, 767

      Infant cribs, exemption from certain safety requirements, 2443

APPEALS, COURT OF

      Court of record, 3226

      Creation authorized, 3223

      Decisions, publication, 3230

      Judges

            Appointment initially, retention by election, 3268-3275

            Chief judge, 3224

            Compensation, entitlement, 3226

            Disabled or disqualified judge, replacement, 3225

            Impeachment or discipline, 3227-3230

            Ineligibility for other office, 3226

            Number, term, election, 3224

            Vacancies in office, filling, 3226

      Jurisdiction, 3224

      Terms of court, 3225

APPEARANCES

      Filing fees, additional fees in district courts, 2479

      Guardianship proceedings, 2521, 2522

APPRAISALS

      Appraisal management companies, registration and regulation, 1513-1521

      Eminent domain, provision of appraisal to property owner, 3215

      Improper influence of real estate appraisal, prohibited acts, 1512, 1513, 1517, 1518

      Mortgage brokers, requirements, 1451

APPRAISERS OF REAL ESTATE

      Appraisal management companies, registration and regulation, 1513-1521

      Certificates, licenses or permits, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Continuing education requirements, 1520

      Disciplinary action, grounds, 1520, 1521

      Unprofessional conduct, acts constituting, 1521

APPRAISERS OF REAL ESTATE, COMMISSION OF

      Appraisal management companies, duties, 1513-1521

      Improper influence regarding appraisals, duties, 1523

      Members, qualifications, 871

APPRENTICES AND APPRENTICESHIP

      Cosmetologists, certification, 2503

      Green Jobs Initiative, requirements, 2867-2869

      Hunters, issuance of apprentice licenses, fees, 2057, 2058, 2061, 2647

APPROPRIATIONS

      Administrative Services Division, 2342

      Attorney General Administrative Fund, 2176

      Attorney General’s Tort Claim Fund, 2252

      Business portal, state, 2054

      Capital improvement projects generally, 2459

      Consumer Health Assistance, Office for, 1356

      Contingency Fund, 2643

      Corrections, Department of, 1359

      Education

            Computer hardware and software, 2137

            Counselors, certification, 2136

            Higher education (See Nevada System of Higher Education, this heading)

            Incentives for Licensed Educational Personnel, Grant Fund for, 2138

            Innovation and Prevention of Remediation, Account for, 2137, 2164, 2165

            Kindergarten, full-day programs, 2137

            Library books, 2137

            Operation of school districts and charter schools, 7

            Other State Education Programs Account, 2136

            Retirement service credit and other financial incentives, purchase, 2138

            Salary increases, 2164, 2165

            State Distributive School Account, 33, 2123, 2129, 2164, 2165

            Support team substitutes, 2136

            Teachers, certification, 2136

      Emergency Account, 2643

      EPS/Homemaker programs, 2176

      Examiners, State Board of, 2162, 2163

      Field Services, Division of, 2341

      Fire Marshal, State, 2251

      General appropriations act, 2105-2125

      Home and Community-Based Programs, 2176

      Information Technology Projects Account, 2106, 2117

      Insurance Premiums, Fund for, 2252

      Interim Finance Committee

            Business portal, state, 2054

            Energy costs, allocations to state agencies, 2342

            Foster care, allocations, 2117

            State employees, expenses of reduction in furlough leave, 2163

            Taxation, Department of, allocation, 2643

            Welfare, software programs, 2117

      Legislative Fund, 1, 2164

      Motor Vehicles, Department of, 2643

      Nevada System of Higher Education

            Electricity, heating and cooling costs, 2342

            Public Employees’ Benefits Program, stale claims, 2250

      Public Works Board, State, 2459, 2465

      Reserve for Statutory Contingency Account, 2643

      Stale Claims Account, 2643

      State Parks, Division of, 2427

      Taxation, Department of, 2643

      Tobacco settlement proceeds, 2176

      Utility costs for state agencies, 2342

ARBITRATION (See also DISPUTE RESOLUTION)

      Collective bargaining agreements may supersede certain industrial insurance laws, 2063-2065

      Common-interest communities, procedures, 2904, 2905

      Public works contracts, 424

ARCHEOLOGY (See HISTORIC PRESERVATION AND ARCHEOLOGY)

ARCHITECTS

      Associations or business organizations, employment of licensed or registered architect, 300

      Certificates of registration, summary suspension, procedures, 651

      Contracts for services, requirements, exemptions, 291

      Emeritus title, qualifications, use, prohibited acts, 46

      Public works, authorized or prohibited contract provisions, 2226

      Unlicensed practice, procedures for imposition of civil penalties, 301

ARCHITECTURE, INTERIOR DESIGN AND RESIDENTIAL DESIGN, STATE BOARD OF

      Members, qualifications, 871

ARMED FORCES

      Bomb squads to report military ordnance found or discovered, 685

      Criminal defendants, eligibility for and assignment to treatment programs, 100, 103

      Gold Star plates, issuance to families of persons killed in line of duty, 491

      Medical officers, agreements to provide care in hospitals, 818

      Military Children, Compact on Educational Opportunity for, 2598-2614

      National Guard (See NATIONAL GUARD)

      Nevada System of Higher Education, tuition and fee waivers, 55, 2291

      Nevadans killed in Global War on Terrorism honored, 3177

      Selective Service System, registration at time of application for driver’s license or identification card, 712-715

      Veterans (See VETERANS)

      Voting and registration (See also ELECTIONS)

            Procedures, 353-363

ARREST

      Appearance before magistrate, discovery requirements, 486

      Bail (See BAIL)

      Excrement or bodily fluids, unlawful acts by person under arrest, penalties, testing for communicable diseases, 150-152

      Resisting or obstructing public officer, penalties, 163

      Sexual assault protective orders, violation, 229, 230

ARSON INVESTIGATORS

      Industrial insurance and occupational disease coverage, 542-547

ARTS COUNCIL, NEVADA

      Authorized expenditures, 2169

      General appropriation, 2108

ASSAULT

      Definition includes unlawful attempt to use physical force against another, 74

      Perfusionist as victim, penalty, 2991

ASSEMBLY, STATE (See LEGISLATURE)

ATHLETIC COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Administrator, salary, 2153

      Authorized expenditures, 2175

      General appropriation, 2112

ATHLETIC FACILITIES, SCHOOLS

      Defibrillators, placement, 778

ATHLETIC TRAINERS

      Board of Athletic Trainers

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 899

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses, summary suspension, procedures, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 898, 899

ATTACHMENT (See EXECUTION OF CIVIL JUDGMENTS)

ATTORNEY FOR INJURED WORKERS

      Authorized expenditures, 2174

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2153

ATTORNEY GENERAL

      Administrative Fund, appropriation, 2176

      Arrested person brought before magistrate, discovery requirements, 486

      Authorized expenditures, 2166, 2167

      Bill draft requests, number authorized, form, 1568

      Body shops, duties, 2533, 2704

      Business trusts operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1713, 1714

      Capital improvements, duties, 2462

      Cash register manufacturers and suppliers, duties, 578

      Children Who Are Endangered by Drug Exposure, Office of Statewide Coordinator for, creation, 1531

      Cigarette fire safety standards, duties, receipt of reports, 2435-2439

      Clemency Board, appointment of members, 3259

      Consumer’s Advocate (See CONSUMER’S ADVOCATE)

      Corporations operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1673, 1685

      Credit cards and debit cards, violations, recovery of civil penalties, 578

      Criminal statistical data, exchange, 1351

      Debt-management services, referral of cases, 1993

      Debts owed State, cooperation with State Controller, 1176

      Deceptive trade practices (See TRADE REGULATIONS AND PRACTICES)

      Dental Examiners of Nevada, Board of, service as legal counsel, 3002

      Domestic violence programs, funding, 982, 2167

      Ethics violations by public officers, action to recover benefits received, 1069

      Family Support Act, Interstate, duties, 132

      Garagemen, duties, 2533, 2704

      General appropriation, 2105, 2106

      Genetic marker testing, postconviction petitions, receipt, 1197

      Identity theft passports, redesignation, duties, 9

      Independent contractors with State, duties, 2230

      Judicial Discipline, Commission on, release of information on possible criminal conduct, 1349

      Justice, Advisory Commission on the Administration of, certain duties removed, 2571

      Limited-liability companies operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1691, 1698

      Limited-liability limited partnerships operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1702, 1708

      Limited-liability partnerships operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1699

      Limited partnerships operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1699

      Liquor wholesalers and suppliers, duties, 1544

      Livestock grazing on public land, protection of State’s interests in certain civil actions urged, 3242

      Medical Examiners, Board of, referrals for possible prosecution, 2951

      Nonprofit corporations operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1686

      Notaries public, duties, 3019

      Novelty lighters, duties regarding unlawful sale or distribution, 1416

      Nurses and nursing assistants, retaliation or discrimination against, recovery of civil penalties, 1420, 1423, 1427

      Off-highway vehicle dealers and other licensees, duties, 3095

      Older Persons, Unit for Investigation and Prosecution of Crimes Against

            Investigation reports, receipt, 2447

            Multidisciplinary teams to investigate, authority, 2448

      Prepaid or stored value cards, crimes involving, duties, 2243

      Professional associations operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1714

      Public health emergencies, duties, 368

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2148, 2149

      Salary, payment, 2120

      Securities investigations, certain duty removed, payment of costs, 2558, 2563

      Sex Offender Registration, Advisory Committee to Study, duties, 427-429

      Telemarketers, duties, 2727-2729

      Tort Claim Fund

            Appropriation, 2252

            Authorized expenditures, 2167

      Trust companies, duties, 1955

ATTORNEYS AT LAW

      City attorneys (See CITY ATTORNEYS)

      Debt-management service providers, prohibited acts, 1992

      District attorneys (See DISTRICT ATTORNEYS)

      Estates of decedents, compensation, 1629-1634, 2524-2526

      Guardianships

            Move of ward to certain care facilities, notice, 2523

            Proposed ward, notice of right to counsel, 2521, 2522

      Legal services professional entities, formation, 1714-1717

      Mortgage lending, applicability of certain laws, 1460

      Real estate transactions, ethical requirements, discipline for violations, 781

      Registered agents, attorneys serving as, privilege, 1673, 1731, 1732

      Spendthrift trusts, actions against advisers to settlors or trustees, 803

      State Bar (See STATE BAR OF NEVADA)

      Wills, authority regarding international wills, 250

ATTORNEYS-IN-FACT (See POWER OF ATTORNEY)

AUDIOLOGISTS AND SPEECH PATHOLOGISTS

      Board of Examiners for Audiology and Speech Pathology

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 894

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 893

AUDIT DIVISION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

AUDITS

      Children, governmental facilities for, performance audits, 3

      Commercial coaches, dealers and distributors, 1900, 1926

      Common-interest communities (See COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES)

      Disproportionate share hospitals, 2297, 2299

      Factory-built housing, dealers and distributors, 1900, 1926

      Manufactured buildings, dealers and distributors, 1900, 1926

      Manufactured or mobile homes, dealers and distributors, 1900, 1926

      Medical facilities reporting sentinel events, 552

      Mortgage brokers, disclosure of audit information concerning, 1450, 1451

      Schools and school districts

            Charter schools, performance audits, 915, 934

            Innovation and prevention of remediation, programs for, 245

            Schools demonstrating need for improvement, 2310

AUTHORIZED EXPENDITURES

      Capital improvement projects, 2461, 2466-2470

      Consolidated Bond Interest and Redemption Fund, 2464, 2465

      Energy Commissioner, Nevada, 2017

      General authorized expenditures act, 2166-2183

      Programs for Innovation and the Prevention of Mediation, Account for, 2137

      State Distributive School Account, 2128-2130

AUTISM

      Appropriation for costs or treatment, 2115

      Behavior analysts, licensure and regulation, 1481-1484

      Behavior interventionists, certification and regulation, 1480, 1481, 1484

      Health Division, duties regarding early intervention services, 1539, 1540

      Health insurance, coverage requirements

            Group insurance for public employees, 1478-1480

            Health maintenance organizations, 1471-1474

            Individual policies, 1465-1467

            Managed care organizations, 1475-1478

            Small employer, policies for, 1469-1471

      School personnel, qualifications, training and duties, 1538, 1539

AUTOMOBILES (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

AUTOPSIES

      Practice of medicine, acts constituting, 2946, 2976

AVIATION

      Bomb squads, duties, 685

      North Las Vegas Airport, certain actions regarding safety urged, 3264

B

BAIL

      Battery committed by strangulation, amount of bail, 94, 95

      Corporate sureties, qualification, 240

      Juvenile offenders apprehended after certain age, bail authorized, 50

      Sexual assault protective orders, violation, restrictions on bail, 235-237

BAIL AGENTS OR BAIL ENFORCEMENT AGENTS

      Fund for Insurance Administration and Enforcement, fee, 1764

BALLOTS AND BALLOT QUESTIONS (See ELECTIONS)

BANKS AND BANKING

      Child support enforcement, exchange of data, duties, 952

      Common-interest communities, deposit of money, 1733

      Customer records, disclosure to governmental agencies, 2564, 2565

      Debt-management service providers, deposits, duties, 1987

      Estates of decedents, qualifications of banking corporation as personal representative, 1626, 1627

      Residential mortgage loan originators, licensure as mortgage agent required, 2693

      State money, deposits in out-of-state financial institutions, requirements, 2656

      Taxes on financial institutions, crediting and refunding of overpayments, 63, 66

BARBERS AND BARBERING

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      State Barbers’ Health and Sanitation Board

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

BATTERY COMMITTED BY STRANGULATION

      Bail, amount, 94, 95

      Minor victims, reporting requirements, applicability of laws, 93

      Penalties, 87-91

      Probation or suspension of sentence prohibited, 86

BEARS (See also WILDLIFE)

      Possession or sale of animal with intent to use in fight prohibited, 972

BEDS AND BEDDING

      Cribs, prohibited acts, penalties, 2442-2444

BEER (See INTOXICATING LIQUORS)

BEVERAGES (See also FOOD)

      Clark County, authority to install vending stands at transit facilities, 844

BICYCLES

      Bicycle Safety Program, authorized expenditures, 2173

      Electric bicycles

            Bicycle lanes and routes, applicability of laws, 402, 403

            Definition, 394, 396, 397

            Drivers’ licenses, exemption, 396, 397

            Licensing and registration, exemption, 394-396

            Safety education program, 393, 394, 397

            Traffic laws, applicability, 397-402

            Trails and pedestrian walkways, authorized use, 393

      Turns, signaling, 112, 113

BIODIESEL FUEL (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

BIOMASS (See RENEWABLE ENERGY)

BIRDS (See also WILDLIFE)

      Possession or sale with intent to use in fight prohibited, 972

BIRTH CERTIFICATES

      Marriage licenses, use of certificates as proof of age or name, 1505

      Nevada Lockbox, creation, registration of electronic documents, 1021-1024

BLIND PERSONS (See DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

BLOOD TESTS (See also GENETIC MARKER TESTING)

      Biological evidence of certain crimes, preservation, 1845

      Lead levels in children, testing to be encouraged, requirements, 457

      Pharmacists, authority to perform diabetes tests, regulation, 760

      State park rangers and other peace officer employees, testing for hepatitis, 2427

BOATS AND BOATING

      Bells or whistles, requirements for certain motorboats repealed, 364

      Fuel taxes, allocation, 2179

      Water skiing, age requirements for vessel operator and observer, 364

BODY SHOPS

      Acceptance of vehicle for repair, duties, 2530, 2701

      Complaints against and investigation of shop, reports, 2532, 2533, 2703, 2704

      Deceptive trade practices

            Acts deemed, 2531, 2702, 2703

            Administrative fines, 2532, 2703

            Investigations, reports, 2532, 2533, 2703, 2704

      Estimates

            Cost estimate to be furnished for certain repairs, contents, 2530, 2701

            Notice of additional charges, 2530, 2531, 2701, 2702

            Repairs to be in accordance with written estimate or statement, 2531, 2702

      Liens, requirements, enforcement, 2531, 2532, 2702, 2703

      Records to be retained by shop, 2531, 2702

      Replaced parts to be delivered to person authorizing repairs, 2531, 2702

      Signs, requirements, penalties, 2528-2530, 2699-2701

      Statement of charges, requirements, penalties, 2532, 2703

      Violations, civil penalties, injunctive relief, 2533, 2704

BOMB SQUADS AND BOMB TECHNICIANS

      Applicability of laws, 684

      Commanders, duties, 685

      Definitions, 684

      Responsibilities, 684, 685

BOND ISSUES

      Capital improvement projects generally, 2456-2458, 2462-2464

      Lake Tahoe, Environmental Improvement Program, 2415-2419

      Nevada System of Higher Education, authority to issue bonds for certain projects extended, 1321

      Regional transportation projects, funding procedures, 846

      School districts, financing of transportation equipment, 2139

      State Treasurer, authorized expenditures, 2167

      Tax credit bonds, procedures, 2656, 2659-2661

      Washoe County

            Flood management projects, 2735-2739

            Street and highway construction, 3061-3066

      Wildlife habitat and land acquisition, 2001 bond issue

            Coordinator within Department of Wildlife, use of certain proceeds to fund position, 2249

            Rescission and reenactment, 2462

BONDS, SURETY

      Common-interest community managers, 2813, 2903

      Corporate sureties in criminal proceedings, sufficiency, 240

      Dance studios and health clubs, 2711, 2712

      Debt-management service providers, 1978

      Discount goods or services, organizations for buying, 2709, 2710

      Electronic notaries public, 3019-3021

      Family trust companies, 1144

      Homes for individual residential care, 502, 503

      Insurance administrators, claims against bonds, 3043

      Local performance contracts for operating cost-savings measures, 969

      Mortgage brokers, 743-745

      Motor carriers

            Delinquent payments, bond may be required, 467, 468

            Self-registration, bond requirements, 390

      Off-highway vehicle dealers and other licensees, 3091, 3095-3097, 3099

      Residential mortgage loan originators, 2688

      Special fuel manufacturers, 2636

      State Engineer, procedure to stay orders or decisions of, 648

      Taxicab, limousine or other passenger vehicle, requirements for release from impoundment, 632

      Viatical settlements, brokers or providers, 1794

BOULDER CITY (See also CITIES)

      Consolidation or reorganization of certain functions, study, 2675

BOUNDARIES

      Lode mining claims, requirements for boundary markers, 829

BRIBERY

      Common-interest communities, prohibited acts involving, 2876

      Real estate appraisals, improper influence, 1512, 1517

BUDGET DIVISION (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

BUILDING CODES

      Animal protection, establishment of certain safety codes encouraged, 3199

      Clark County School District, duties, 509

      Energy conservation and efficiency, adoption of standards, 987

BUILDING PERMITS

      Extension of validity of certain permits if land leased for renewable energy generation projects, 2280

BUILDINGS

      Building codes (See BUILDING CODES)

      Electric resistance heating systems, procedure for use, 987, 988

      Energy conservation (See ENERGY CONSERVATION)

      Housing (See HOUSING)

      Industrial or commercial buildings

            Abandoned personal property, procedures for disposal by landlords, 1964-1966

            Distribution and logistics centers, development in State, study, 3290

            Health hazards, authority of certain local health boards, 1500

      Nuisances (See NUISANCES)

      Permits, extension of validity of certain permits if land leased for renewable energy generation projects, 2280

      Public buildings (See PUBLIC BUILDINGS)

      Trespassing (See TRESPASSING)

BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS DIVISION (See ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

BULLYING

      Public schools, prohibition against bullying and cyber-bullying, 686-691

BURGLARY

      Notaries public, conviction disqualifies from appointment, 3027

BUSES (See also MOTOR CARRIERS; MOTOR VEHICLES)

      Charter buses, requirements for certificates of public convenience and necessity, penalties, 630, 631

      Clark County

            Benches, shelters and transit stops, construction and maintenance, 844, 845

            Bus turnouts, construction, 2260

            Vending stands, installation and maintenance, 844

      Insurance verification, procedures, 2206

      Legislative study of mass transportation systems, 3290

      Nonprofit carriers of elderly persons or persons with disabilities, exemption from certificate requirement, 1292

      School pupils, transportation funding, 2133, 2139

BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF

      Appropriations, 2111, 2112

      Authorized expenditures, 2174, 2175

      Consumer Affairs Division

            Body shops, regulatory duties transferred, 2699-2704

            Credit service organizations, regulatory duties transferred, 2719

            Dance studios and health clubs, duties, 2711, 2712

            Discount goods or services, organizations for buying, duties, 2709, 2710, 2721

            Garages and repair shops, regulatory duties transferred, 2699-2704

            Recovery Fund, transfer of money to State General fund, 2183

            Telemarketers, temporary removal of duties, 2723-2732

            Temporary suspension of operation, duties transferred, 2696, 2697, 2733

      Director

            Deceptive trade practices, temporary transfer of duties, 2713-2716

            Ombudsman of Consumer Affairs for Minorities, creation, 1502

            Salary, 2152

      Financial Institutions, Division of

            Attorney records, inspection restricted, 1673, 1731, 1732

            Debt adjusters, repeal of provisions, 2001

            Debt-Management Services Act, Uniform, duties, 1969-2001

            Family trust companies, powers and duties, 1140, 1141, 1145

            Salaries of unclassified employees, 2152

            Trust companies, duties, 1947-1963

            Vehicle credit applications and contracts, duties, 1275

      Housing Division

            Affordable housing

                  Financial techniques to develop, continuation of programs, 650

                  Regulations restricting or deferring payment of profit or overhead on certain projects restricted, 606, 607

                  Statewide database, creation and maintenance, 539-541

            Employer-assisted housing program, funding, 607

            Energy assistance programs, duties, authorized expenditures, 1390, 2171

            Energy efficiency and renewable energy projects, duties, 2867-2872

            Independent contractors, approval of contracts, 2230

            Renewable and Efficient Energy, Government Panel, membership, 1368

            Salaries of unclassified employees, 2152

      Industrial Relations, Division of

            Actions to recover certain costs, presumptions, 1183, 1185

            Administrative fines and benefit penalties, duties, 3040-3042

            Catastrophic injuries, duties, 2778, 2779

            Death benefits, duties, 3075

            Employee leasing companies, duties, 1122, 1123, 1126, 1132, 1133

            Fatal accidents, duties, 815, 816

            Insurance administrators, duties, 3031

            Occupational safety and health training courses, duties, 2421, 2423, 2425

            Salaries of unclassified employees, 2152, 2153

      Insurance Division

            Employee leasing companies, regulations, 1126

            Fund for Insurance Administration and Enforcement, creation, duties, 1761, 1769

            Holding companies, acquisitions and mergers, duties, 1494-1497

            Insurance administrators, duties, 3045

            Insurance Regulation Account, temporary advances, 2180

            Salaries of unclassified employees, 2152

            Viatical settlement, duties, 1790, 1794-1796, 1802

      Investigative Account for Financial Institutions, transfer of money to State General Fund, 2181

      Manufactured Housing Division

            Account for Education and Recovery, deposits, use, 1917

            Actions against Division, prohibitions, 1924, 1927, 1935

            Administrator, qualifications, 1904

            Dealers and distributors, duties generally, 1900, 1906

            Educational requirements for licensees, regulations, 1906, 1907

            Employees, ethics, 1904, 1905

            Inspection of premises, books and records, authority, 1905

            Limited lien resale licenses and permits, issuance, 1909

            Repairs to homes and buildings, authority, 1906

            Salaries of unclassified employees, 2152

      Mortgage Lending, Division of

            Appraisals, violations regarding, duties, 1510-1512, 1523

            Covered services for compensation, persons performing, duties, 1457-1459, 1464

            Credit service organizations, duties, 2719

            Escrow agents and agencies

                  Administrative fines, orders for restitution, 741, 742

                  Duties, 1552

                  Revocation of licenses, authority discretionary, 1552

            Examinations, audits, investigations or hearings, powers, 1458, 1459, 1553, 1555, 1558

            Foreclosure consultants, duties, 1457-1459, 1464

            Guidelines and limitations for servicing certain loans, duties, 1559

            Loan modification consultants, duties, 1457-1459, 1464

            Mortgage bankers

                  Administrative fines, 747, 2684

                  Restitution, orders for, 747

                  Revocation of licenses, authority discretionary, 1556

                  Termination of association with mortgage agent, notice, 2688

            Mortgage brokers and agents

                  Administrative fines, 747, 2684, 2686, 2688

                  Bonds of brokers, duties, 743-745

                  Examination of brokers, disclosure of information regarding, 1449-1451

                  Personal information regarding, disclosure prohibited, 1450

                  Restitution, orders for, 746

                  Revocation of licenses, authority discretionary, 1553, 1556

            Mortgage recovery fund, duties, 2688

            Registration of businesses servicing mortgage loans, duties, 748

            Regulations, adoption, 748, 2678, 2688, 2689

            Residential mortgage loan originators, duties, 2688, 2689

            Salaries of unclassified employees, 2152

            Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing Act, duties, 2688, 2689

      Real Estate Division

            Appraisal management companies, duties, 1513-1521

            Common-interest communities, duties, 2876, 2877, 2899-2901

            Homestead declaration, duties, 45

            Salaries of unclassified employees, 2152

            Subdivided land sales

                  Exemptions from licensure and regulation, duties, 1035

                  Licensees and permittees, confidentiality of information, 363

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2152, 2153

      Taxes and fees, reports to Interim Finance Committee, 970

BUSINESS COURTS (See also DISTRICT COURTS)

      Commencement of actions, fees, 2479

BUSINESS LICENSES

      Family trust companies, requirements, 1139

      Local licenses

            Civil penalty in lieu of criminal for licensing violations, 425

            Junk dealers, county authority, 1241

            Off-highway vehicle dealers and other licensees, requirements, 3089

            Secondhand dealers, requirements clarified, 768, 769

      Scrap metal processors, requirements for operation, 1239

      State license

            Dental practice, violations by goods or services providers, effect, 3002

            Fees

                  Temporary increase, 2189, 2408-2410

                  Waiver of penalty for late payment authorized, 69

            Procedures and requirements for issuance, 2028-2033, 2054, 2055

BUSINESS PORTAL, STATE

      Appropriation for design and implementation, 2054

      Creation, 2028

      Electronic documents, use, 2053

BUSINESS TAX

      Abatement of tax for new or expanded businesses, procedures, 2540, 2541

      Overpayments, credit applied to other tax liabilities, 63, 66

      Rate of tax, amount, determination, 2190

      Regional organizations for economic development, temporary receipt of certain tax proceeds, 2516

BUSINESS TRUSTS

      Annual list, duties, notice of fees, 2854, 2855

      Assumed or fictitious name, doing business under, requirements, 1729, 1730

      Business license, state (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Domestication, procedures, owner liability, 2859

      Foreign business trusts

            Annual list, notice of fees, 2856

            List of beneficial owners, duties, 2856

      Ledgers, duties, 2854

      Mergers, conversions or exchanges

            Cancellation, fee, 2859

            Rights of dissenting owners, 1721-1728

      Mortgage bankers, unlawful transactions, penalties, remedies, 747

      Mortgage brokers, unlawful transactions, penalties, remedies, 746, 747

      Qualification requirements, effect of failure to comply, 1713, 1714

      Records filed with Secretary of State, cancellation, fee, 2857

      Registered agents (See REGISTERED AGENTS)

C

CALIENTE YOUTH CENTER (See also JUVENILE DETENTION FACILITIES)

      Authorized expenditures, 2171

      General appropriation, 2109

      Superintendent, salary, 2152

CALIFORNIA TRAIL

      Interpretive signs, reversion of prior funding extended, 708

CAMPAIGN PRACTICES (See also ELECTIONS)

      Common-interest communities, conditions for display of signs, 2896

CANCER

      Angel Kiss Foundation commended, 3200

      Cervical Cancer, Task Force on, repeal, 668

      Drug Donation Program, establishment, 454-456

      Melanoma and Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Week declared and preventive actions urged, 3238

      Occupational disease

            Firefighters, coverage, 2822

            Proof, exemption from certain requirements, 546

      Prostate Cancer, Task Force on, repeal, 668

CANDIDATES (See ELECTIONS)

CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS (See also PUBLIC WORKS)

      Generally, 2456-2470

      Nevada System of Higher Education, 1321

CAPITAL PUNISHMENT

      Postconviction genetic marker testing, procedures, 1197-1200

CAPITOL POLICE (See PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION, STATE BOARD FOR

      Governance and oversight of public education, legislative study, 3278

CARLIN, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Declaration of candidacy, filing date, charter amendment, 2937

      Election ballots, appearance of names, charter amendment, 2937

CARS (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

CARSON CITY (See also CITIES; COUNTIES)

      Emergency telephone system, requirements to impose surcharge, 640, 642

      Sales tax for open spaces and recreational facilities, collection costs, charter amendment, 2097

      State Public Defender, reimbursement for services, 2179

CARSON CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Regional training programs, reorganization, 1362, 1363

CARSON LAKE WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA

      Hunting, special permits required, fees, 306

CASH REGISTERS

      Manufacturers and suppliers, prohibited acts, 577

CASINOS (See GAMING)

CATS (See also ANIMALS)

      Protection, establishment of certain safety codes encouraged, 3199

      Separation of cat from mother by retailers or dealers, restrictions, 2020

      Sterilization required by local ordinance, notice requirements, disclosures by retailers, 2018

CATTLE (See also ANIMALS)

      Grazing lands (See GRAZING AND GRAZING LANDS)

      Trichomonosis, notices exempt from confidentiality requirements, 461

CELL OR TISSUE BANKS

      Operation in State authorized, 2744

CEMETERIES

      Northern Nevada Adult Mental Health Services cemetery, preservation, 718

      Veterans’ cemeteries

            Advisory committees, service by Legislators, 1567

            Capital improvement projects, funding, 2458, 2461

            Landscaping requirements, 1832

CENTRAL REPOSITORY (See CRIMINAL HISTORY, RECORDS OF)

CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS (See ACCOUNTANTS)

CERVICAL CANCER, TASK FORCE ON

      Repeal, 668

CESAR CHAVEZ DAY

      Designation, 388

 

CHARGE ACCOUNTS (See CREDIT CARDS AND DEBIT CARDS; RETAIL INSTALLMENT SALES)

CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS (See NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS)

CHARTER BUSES (See also BUSES)

      Certificates of public convenience and necessity, requirements, penalties, 630, 631

CHARTER SCHOOLS (See SCHOOLS, CHARTER)

CHEATGRASS

      Projects to reduce, use of certain bond proceeds to fund position of coordinator within Department of Wildlife, 2249

CHECK-CASHING SERVICES

      Inspection of records by Commissioner, restrictions, 1731

CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT

      Abduction of child, presumption that custody or unsupervised visitation by perpetrator not in best interest of child, 225, 226

      Alcohol or substance abuse by parent, guardian or other caregiver

            Child who is endangered by drug exposure defined, 1531

            Referral of certain persons for treatment or services, 328

      Child care facilities, background investigations, effect of convictions, 926

      Child welfare system, treatment or services to persons involved in, 328

      Clark County, study of integration of health and social services, 1119

      Drug Exposure, Office of the Statewide Coordinator for Children Who Are Endangered by, creation, 1531

      Foster care (See also FOSTER CARE)

            Licensees, employees and adult residents, abuse and neglect screenings, 515

      Legislative Committee on Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice, creation, 2545

      Outdoor youth programs, background investigations, effect of convictions, 926

      Perfusionists, duty to report, 2997

      Protective custody

            Inspection and review of public and private facilities, 3

            Preferences in placing child with relatives, 214-216

      Standardized practice model to address issues related to child and family services, development urged, 3233

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

CHILD CARE FACILITIES

      Cribs, prohibited acts, penalties, 2442-2444

      Employees, background investigations, grounds for termination, 926

      Food establishment regulations inapplicable to facilities, 1013

      Licensees, duties regarding certain information concerning employees and residents, 926

      Licenses

            Background investigations, 926, 927

            Denial, suspension or revocation, grounds, 929, 930

            Provisional licenses, requirements for issuance, 927

      Residents, background investigations, grounds for removal from facilities, 926

      Violations, penalty, 930

CHILD CUSTODY

      Abduction of child, rebuttable presumption that custody by perpetrator not in best interest of child, 223-226

      Placement of child in custody of person other than parent, certain relatives to be given preference, 214-220

CHILD PORNOGRAPHY (See also SEX OFFENDERS)

      Biological evidence, preservation, 1845

      Internet, using to control pornography, penalties, 2662

      Victims, civil remedy, 2663

CHILD SUPPORT

      Domestic partners, rights and responsibilities, 2185

      Federal enforcement program, participation by counties, supervision, withdrawal, 944

      Financial institutions, exchange of data, duties, 952

      Hearings

            District courts, review of master’s recommendations, duties, 948-951

            Records, exclusion of social security numbers, 946, 951, 952, 955

            Telephone or other electronic means, use to conduct hearings, 948

      Interstate Family Support Act (See FAMILY SUPPORT ACT, UNIFORM INTERSTATE)

      Medical support, requirements, 956

      Withholding of income, prohibited acts by employers, 954, 955

CHILD VISITATION

      Abduction of child, rebuttable presumption that unsupervised visitation by perpetrator not in best interest of child, 223-226

      Adoption of certain children, visitation rights, 413, 414

CHILD WELFARE

      Clark County, study of integration of health and social services, 1119

      Emotional disturbance, children with, procedures for court-ordered admission to locked facilities, 410-413

      Foster care (See FOSTER CARE)

      Inspection, review and survey of public and private facilities, 3

      Interagency committee to evaluate child welfare system, creation authorized, duties, 221

      Legislative Committee on Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice, creation, 2545

      Performance audits of governmental facilities for children, 3

      Psychotropic medication, provision to certain children, requirements, 410, 414, 3233

      Treatment or services to certain persons, expedited procedures, 328

CHILD WELFARE SERVICES, AGENCIES WHICH PROVIDE

      Abuse or neglect of children (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

      Corporal punishment used on pupils, receipt of reports, duties, 921

      Division of Child and Family Services (See HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Emotional disturbance, children with, procedures for court-ordered admission to locked facilities, 410-413

      Foster care (See FOSTER CARE)

      Integration

            Authorized expenditures, 2171

            General appropriations, 2109, 2115, 2120

      Interagency committee to evaluate child welfare system, representation, 221

      Money received from non-State sources, acceptance, 2182

      Psychotropic medication, provision to certain children, duties, 410, 414, 3233

      Referral of persons for treatment or services, procedures, 328

      Standardized practice model to address issues related to child and family services, development urged, 3233

CHILDREN (See MINORS)

CHILDREN IN NEED OF SUPERVISION (See also JUVENILE DELINQUENTS)

      Legislative Committee on Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice, creation, 2545

      Placement of child, certain relatives to be given preference, 217, 218

CHILDREN’S HEALTH INSURANCE PROGRAM

      Applications, establishment of system for electronic submission, 629

CHIROPRACTORS

      Chiropractic Physicians’ Board of Nevada

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 887

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

      Disciplinary action

            Fines, 1020

            Operation of unlicensed medical facility, 886, 887

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Industrial insurance, selection of alternative care provider by injured employee, 1279, 1280

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Unprofessional conduct, definition, 1019

CHOICE OF SCHOOLS

      Title 1 schools demonstrating need for improvement, school choice authorized, 2302, 2303

CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE

      Health Division, establishment of COPD Program, 303

CHURCHILL COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Regional training programs, reorganization, 1362, 1363

CIGARETTES

      Fire safety standards, requirements, penalties, 2433-2439

      Mail or delivery sales, certain laws repealed, 166

      Novelty lighters, unlawful sale or distribution, 1415

      Programs to prevent, reduce or treat use of tobacco, funding, 875

      Settlement money from manufacturers, appropriation of proceeds, 2176

      Smoking authorized in certain areas of convention facilities, 3008

      Taxation (See also SALES AND USE TAXES)

            Discount against excise tax due for services rendered by dealers, reduction, period extended, 2097

            Overpayments, credit applied to other tax liabilities, 63

CITIES

      Abandoned vehicles, removal from public property, constable’s fees, 3014

      Boulder City (See BOULDER CITY)

      Building codes (See BUILDING CODES)

      Building permits (See BUILDING PERMITS)

      Buildings (See PUBLIC BUILDINGS)

      Business licenses (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Carlin (See CARLIN, CITY OF)

      Carson City (See CARSON CITY)

      Cooperative agreements (See COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS, PUBLIC AGENCIES)

      Fallon (See FALLON, CITY OF)

      Fernley (See FERNLEY, CITY OF)

      Finances and funds (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCES)

      Gaming (See also GAMING)

            Regulation of governmental entities involved in gaming, 2429

      Health boards (See HEALTH, LOCAL BOARDS AND OFFICERS)

      Henderson (See HENDERSON, CITY OF)

      Improvements (See LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS)

      Intergovernmental Relations, Interim Technical Advisory Committee for, creation, 2596, 2597

      Land use planning (See LAND USE PLANNING)

      Las Vegas (See LAS VEGAS, CITY OF)

      Lease- or installment-purchase agreements, requirements, 2071, 2073

      Mesquite (See MESQUITE, CITY OF)

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

      Nuisances (See NUISANCES)

      Ordinances (See ORDINANCES)

      Private investigators and related licensees, regulatory authority limited, 1945

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      Purchasing (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT PURCHASING)

      Reno (See RENO, CITY OF)

      Sentencing, authority to create department of alternative sentencing, 2257

      Solid waste disposal (See SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL)

      Sparks (See SPARKS, CITY OF)

      Streets (See STREETS AND ALLEYS)

      Transfer of functions between government bodies, establishment of procedures, 430, 431

      Vehicles owned by, use of alternative fuels (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

      Water and sewage (See SEWER SYSTEMS; WATER SYSTEMS)

      Wells (See WELLS, CITY OF)

CITY ATTORNEYS

      Arrested person brought before magistrate, discovery requirements, 486

      Criminal gang activity, duties, 1313

      Incompetent defendants, commitment procedures, 116

CITY COUNCILS

      Bill draft requests, procedures, 1568

      Critical labor shortage, designation of positions, 1549

      Green building tax abatement, receipt of copies of applications, 988, 989

      Housing authorities in Clark County, creation of regional authority by resolution, duties, 2222, 2223

      Intergovernmental Relations, Interim Technical Advisory Committee for, creation, 2596, 2597

      New or expanded businesses, tax abatement, notice of applications, 2541

CITY-COUNTY RELIEF TAX (See also SALES AND USE TAXES)

      Collection costs, reimbursement to State, 2091, 2092, 2094

      Overpayments, credit applied to other tax liabilities, 63

CITY DEPARTMENTS OF ALTERNATIVE SENTENCING

      Chief, appointment, duties, 2258, 2259

      Creation, 2257

      Probationers, administration of program of supervision, 2258, 2259

CITY MANAGERS

      Green building tax abatement, receipt of copies of applications, 988, 989

CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES

      Collective bargaining (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS)

      Ethics in government (See ETHICS)

      Former officers or employees, restrictions on certain employment, 1045

      Group insurance for public employees (See INSURANCE)

      Representation or counseling of private persons before public agencies, disclosure requirements, 1054

      Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT)

CIVIL ACTIONS (See ACTIONS, CIVIL)

CIVIL PROCESS

      Escrow agents and agencies, actions involving, 741

      Mortgage bankers, actions involving, 748

      Mortgage brokers and agents, actions involving, 746

      Process servers (See PROCESS SERVERS)

      Registered agents (See REGISTERED AGENTS)

CIVIL RIGHTS

      Children, review of public and private facilities for, 3

      Criminal offenders, expedited process for restoration of rights, 774

      Public accommodations, prohibited acts based on sexual orientation, remedies, 717

CIVIL UNIONS

      Domestic partnerships recognized, procedures, deemed not a marriage, 2183-2187

CLARK COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Aviation, Department of, certain actions urged, 3264

      Bus turnouts, construction, 2260

      Centennial of creation commemorated, 3211

      Consolidation or reorganization of certain functions, study, 2675

      Governmental services tax, use of supplemental tax for operating costs, 2079

      Health care facilities, duties concerning nursing services, 2024-2026

      Hospitals (See HOSPITALS)

      Housing authorities, formation of regional authorities authorized, 2222-2226

      Room tax, imposition of additional tax, use of proceeds, 5

      Solid waste management authority, delegation of authority to hearing officer, 1084

      Spring Mountains, protection of adjacent lands, 734-737

      Transportation projects, technical correction to certain provisions, 161

      Transportation services for elderly persons or persons with disabilities, exemption from certificate requirement, 1292

      Transportation tax, temporary use of proceeds for operating costs, 2081, 2082

      Vehicle weight limitations, enforcement of laws, 1605, 1606

CLARK COUNTY SALES AND USE TAX ACT OF 2005

      Collection costs, 2097, 2098

CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Building construction, maintenance and safety, duties, 508-510

      Clark County Redevelopment Agency’s abolishment, effect on school funding, 2138

      Regional training programs, funding, 2130

CLEANING PRODUCTS

      Public schools, standards for use, 983-986

CLEMENCY BOARD

      Creation, duties, 3259

CLERGY (See MARRIAGE; RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS)

CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS

      Board (See MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS AND CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS, BOARD OF)

      Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records by Board, 902

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 901, 902

CLOSE CORPORATIONS (See also CORPORATIONS)

      Records filed with Secretary of State, cancellation, fee, 2829

CLOTHING

      Unsafe children’s products, prohibited acts, 2442-2444

CO-OCCURRING DISORDERS, COMMITTEE ON

      Duties, 665, 666

COCKFIGHTING

      Possession or sale of animal with intent to use in fight prohibited, 972

COERCION

      Criminal gang recruitment, penalty, 417

      Real estate appraisals, improper influence, 1512, 1517

COLLECTIVE BARGAINING

      Agreements may supersede certain industrial insurance laws, 2064, 2065

      Local employees (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS)

COLLEGE SAVINGS PLANS OF NEVADA

      Nevada College Savings Trust Fund, composition, use, 1027, 1166

COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES (See NEVADA SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION; POSTSECONDARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, PRIVATE)

COLORADO RIVER COMMISSION OF NEVADA

      Authorized expenditures, 2173

      Hydrokinetic generation project, study, report, 874

      Salaries, 2157, 2158

COMMERCIAL COACHES (See MANUFACTURED BUILDINGS AND HOMES)

COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES

      Advisory opinions, petitions for, regulation, 2876, 2877

      Assessments

            Cost-sharing agreements, assessments to be included in budget, 1608

            Funding plan, assessments authorized, 2892, 2893

            Past due assessments

                  Collection fees authorized, regulation, 2795

                  Interest charged, rate, 2805

                  Procedures, 1206

            Reserves, assessments authorized, 2892, 2893

            Tax-exempt property, assessments prohibited, 2912, 2913

      Audits

            Community managers, duties, 2815

            Financial statements, review, 462

            Payment of expenses, 2900, 2919

      Books and records

            Financial records, duties of community manager, 2815

            Inspection by unit owners, exemption from requirements, 1738, 2894, 2895, 2928

            Location for inspection, requirements, 2807, 2815

      Budget

            Contents, 1736

            Inspection by unit owners, location, 2806

      Civil actions

            Arbitration of claims, 2904, 2905

            Fees or penalties paid in error, action to recover, 2894

            Governing documents or state law, failure to comply, action for relief, 2898

            Punitive damages, recovery, 2800, 2886

            Retaliatory action against unit owner, civil remedies, 2808

      Common elements

            Bids solicited for projects to be opened during board meeting, 1099, 1100, 2819

            Duties of association, 2886

      Community managers

            Bribery, criminal penalties, 2876

            Courses of instruction, availability, 2899

            Failure to comply with governing documents or state law, remedies, 2898

            Financial records of association, duties, 2815

            Fines imposed against manager authorized, amount, 1104, 2819

            Management agreements

                  Changes to agreement, requirements, 2814

                  Disclosures to prospective clients, 2812, 2813

                  Requirements, contents, 2813, 2814

                  Termination or assignment, requirements, procedures following, 2814

            Money collected, deposit or investment, 1733, 2815

            Prohibited acts, generally, 2816, 2817

            Retaliation against or interference with rights of owners, prohibited acts, 2895

            Security requirements, 2813, 2903

            Standards of practice, 2814-2816

            Supervision unnecessary for managers with previous certification, 1254

            Temporary certificates, issuance, regulations, 2902-2904

      Construction penalties, collection fees authorized for past-due payments, 2795

      Converted building reserve deficit, definition, 2920

      Cost-sharing agreements among multiple communities, requirements, effect, 1608

      Declaratory orders, petitions for, regulation, 2876, 2877

      Definition, 1608

      Executive boards

            Actions, duty to act in best interest of association, 2797

            Bribery, criminal penalties, 2876

            Collection of money owed, duties, 1206

            Complaints against, procedures, 2892

            Election of members

                  Candidates

                        Disclosures, distribution, 2916

                        Informational statements, distribution, immunities, 2884, 2885

                        Interference with campaign, restrictions, 2884

                  Procedures, 1251, 1252

                  Voting rights of units’ owners, exercise by delegates or representatives, 2909, 2917, 2925

            Financial information, time for review, 2923

            Financing services, certain contracts prohibited, 2896, 2929, 2930

            Fines, restrictions on participation in hearings, 2914

            Governing documents or state law, failure to comply, remedies, 2898

            Management agreements, receipt, 2814

            Meetings

                  Audio recordings, 2889, 2890

                  Bids for projects to be opened during board meeting, 1099, 1100, 2819

                  Comments by units’ owners, 2889

                  Executive sessions, 2819, 2891

                  Minutes, electronic format authorized, fee for provision of paper copies, 2803, 2804

                  Time for holding, 2803, 2922

            Money collected, deposit or investment, 1733

            Punitive damages, recovery against members restricted, 2800, 2886

            Qualifications of members, 2883

            Removal of members

                  Number of votes cast in favor of removal, requirements, 2885

                  Signatures required for petition, interference with collection prohibited, 2887

                  Voting rights of units’ owners, exercise by delegates or representatives, 2909, 2918, 2920, 2925

            Rights of owners, prohibited acts, remedies, 2808, 2895

            Sanctions imposed by, requirements for protection of owners, 2891

            Term of office, 2916

            Vacancies, procedures for filling, 1734

            Voting

                  Ethical requirements, 1099, 2819, 2908

                  Prohibited acts, criminal penalties, 2876

      Fees

            Charges to enter community, restrictions, 2878

            Exemption for certain communities, 2212

            Support of Commission and Ombudsman, recovery of fees paid in error, 2894

      Fines

            Commission, authority to impose fines, restrictions, 1104, 2819

            Hearings, restrictions on participation by board members, 2914

            Notice requirements, 2913, 2914

            Past due fines

                  Collection, 1206, 2795, 2914

                  Interest charged on past due fine prohibited, 2799

            Payments, requirements, 2915

            Vehicles, restrictions on authority to impose fines for violations, 2913

            Violations by certain invitees, 2880, 2881

      Funding plan, assessments authorized, 2892, 2893

      Governing documents

            Conflicts with state law, effect, 2877, 2878

            Utility tariffs, rules and standards, documents to be consistent with, 974

            Violations (See Violations, this heading)

      Invitee of unit’s owner or tenant, violations by, 2880-2882

      Liens against units

            Foreclosure of lien

                  Notice to association, requirements, 1007

                  Purchaser of unit, duties, 1009

                  Requests for copy of deed after sale of unit, procedures, 1012, 1013

            Maintenance or nuisance abatement, lien for costs, 1008

            Priority of liens, 1008, 1011, 1207

      Maintenance of unit, authority of association to take certain actions, 1008

      Managers (See Community managers, this heading)

      Master-planned communities or associations, voting rights, 2909, 2911, 2925-2927

      Nonresidential condominiums, applicability of laws, 1607

      Nuisance abatement, authority of association to take certain actions, 1008

      Parking of vehicles, certain restrictions prohibited, 975

      Plans, references to term removed, 1609-1617

      Plats, requirements, 1612

      Property held or controlled by declarant, delivery to association, 2918, 2919

      Publications, contents to include differing viewpoints, immunities, 2929

      Regional transportation commissions, authority for certain projects, 842, 845, 846

      Reserve study specialists

            Fines imposed against specialists authorized, amount, 1104, 2819

            Jurisdiction of Division, Ombudsman and Commission, 2932

            Registration, requirements, 2932-2935

      Reserves

            Funding, 2892, 2893

            Study of reserves, requirements, 1736, 2213

            Use, 1734

      Rural agricultural residential communities

            Fees for Office of Ombudsman, exemption, 2212

            Meetings, applicability of laws, 2212, 2215

            Study of reserves, 2213

      Sales of units

            Agreements to share certain costs, requirements, 1608

            Disclosures, regulation, 2908

            Information statement, contents, 1739

            Public offering statements, contents, 1608, 2809, 2810

            Purchase or reservation of unit, deposits placed in escrow, 2931, 2932

            Resale packages, contents, 1102, 1608, 2810, 2811, 2819

            Resales, fees charged to unit owner, 1102, 2819

      Security walls, maintenance, repair and replacement, 2862-2864

      Tenants

            Invitees, violations by, 2880-2882

            Political signs, display by tenant, 2896

            Restrictions on rental or lease of units, 1100, 2819

      Transient commercial use of units, applicability of laws, 1101, 2819

      Unit owners

            Books and records, inspection, copies, 1737, 1738, 2894, 2895, 2928

            Change in use of unit, approval requirements, 1734

            Drought tolerant landscaping, authority, 2896, 2897

            Duties regarding unit, 2886

            Political signs, display, conditions, 2896

            Rental or lease of unit, restrictions, 1100, 2819

            Retaliation against or interference with rights

                  Civil remedies, 2808

                  Prohibited acts, 2895

            Shutters, unreasonable restrictions on use prohibited, 247

            Solar energy systems, prohibited restrictions on use, 1598

            Voting

                  On behalf of owner by certain persons, 2909-2911, 2917-2920, 2925-2927

                  Prohibited acts to alter true outcome of vote, criminal penalties, 2875, 2876

            Wind energy systems, prohibited restrictions on use, 1597

      Unit-owners’ associations

            Collection fees for past-due obligations authorized, duties, 2795, 2796

            Contracts for the provision of goods or services, right of first refusal regarding renewal, 2879

            Cost-sharing agreements among multiple associations, requirements, 1608

            Eminent domain, exercise of power prohibited, 2877

            Meetings

                  Minutes, electronic format authorized, fee for provision of paper copies, 2801, 2802

                  Special meetings, petitions regarding, 2886, 2887

            Money collected, deposit or investment, 1733

            Officers

                  Actions, duty to act in best interest of association, 2797

                  Financing services, contracts with association prohibited, 2896, 2929, 2930

                  Governing documents or state law, failure to comply, remedies, 2898

                  Punitive damages, recovery against officers restricted, 2800, 2886

                  Qualifications, 2883

                  Rights of owners, prohibited acts, remedies, 2808, 2895

            Operating account, requirements for withdrawals, 2928

      Utilities

            Interruption of service for nonpayment, procedures, 2898, 2930

            Service vehicles, restrictions on parking prohibited, 975

            Tariffs, rules and standards of public utilities, governing documents to be consistent with, 974

      Vehicles

            Fines for violations, restrictions, 2913

            Golf carts and other low emission vehicles, operation, 85

            Official or service vehicles, certain restrictions prohibited, 975

      Violations

            Civil actions authorized for certain violations, punitive damages, 2886

            Complaints and investigations, procedures, prohibited disclosures, 2892, 2900, 2901

            Invitees, violations by, 2880-2882

            Notice to unit owner required, 2913, 2914

            Sanctions imposed against unit owners, protections, 2891

      Visitors

            Fees charged to visitors to enter community, prohibition, 2878

            Violations by, 2880-2882

COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES AND CONDOMINIUM HOTELS, COMMISSION ON

      Community managers

            Certificates, duties, 1254, 2902-2904

            Standards of practice, duties, 2817

      Composition, qualifications, 2899, 2905

      Fee to support Commission, recovery of fees paid in error, 2894

      Financial institution located outside State, duties, 1733

      Fines, imposition, authority, amount, 1104, 2819

      Hearing officers, appointment, 2899, 2900, 2902

      Jurisdiction, 2932

      Past due obligations, collection fees, regulation, 2795

      Petitions for declaratory orders and advisory opinions, requirements, 2876, 2877

      Sales of units, regulations, 2908

COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES AND CONDOMINIUM HOTELS, OMBUDSMAN FOR OWNERS IN

      Fees, recovery of fees paid in error, 2894

      Jurisdiction, 2932

COMMUNICABLE DISEASES (See DISEASES)

COMMUNITY COLLEGES (See NEVADA SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION)

COMMUNITY PROPERTY

      Definition, 1636

      Domestic partnerships, applicability of laws, 2185

      Nontestamentary trusts, distribution, 798

      Testamentary trusts, distribution, 1634

COMMUNITY SERVICE AS PENALTY OR RESTITUTION

      Osteopathic licensees, discipline, 2988

      Problem gambling, service in lieu of paying certain treatment costs, 1438

      Professional discipline, applicability of Good Samaritan Law, 871

COMPACTS (See INTERSTATE COMPACTS)

COMPUTERS AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS

      Children’s Health Insurance Program, electronic application system, 629

      Data collectors, electronic transfer of personal information, duties, 1603

      Defibrillators, establishment of database regarding, 777

      E-mail (See E-MAIL)

      E-waste (See E-WASTE)

      Electronic notaries public, prohibited acts, 3025

      Gaming devices, regulation of control programs, 274

      Information technology, authorized expenditures, 2167, 2168

      Internet (See INTERNET)

      Low-income housing database, creation, 539

      Marriage, persons authorized to solemnize, creation of database, 728, 730

      Medicaid, electronic application system, 629

      Medical facilities, participation in National Healthcare Safety Network, 3068

      Pharmacies, operation of remote sites, satellite consultation sites and telepharmacies, 1318-1321

      Prescription drugs, computerized tracking system, requirements, 1303, 1304

      Schools and school districts

            Academic standards for computer education, requirements, 689-691

            Appropriation, 2137

            Bullying and cyber-bullying, prohibited acts, 686-691

            Hardware, waiver of expenditure requirements, 907-909

            Instructional software, minimum expenditure requirements, 475, 476

      Taxation, Department of, duties, 3304

COMSTOCK HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION

      Appropriation, 2108

CONCEALED FIREARMS (See also FIREARMS)

      Retired peace officers, certification to carry, procedure, 563

CONDOMINIUM HOTELS

      Plans, references to term removed, 1618-1620

CONDOMINIUMS

      Nonresidential condominiums, applicability of Uniform Common-Interest Ownership Act, 1607

      Recycling containers, placement, regulation, 831-834

CONFIDENTIAL AND PRIVILEGED INFORMATION

      Common-interest communities, prohibited disclosures, 2816, 2900, 2901

      Criminal defendants, court records regarding mental illness, 2489

      Debt-management service providers, information concerning, 1975, 1977

      Deceptive trade practices, information obtained during investigations, 1187, 1188

      Gaming Commission, Nevada, certain information deemed privileged, 276, 277

      Gaming Control Board, State, certain information deemed privileged, 276, 277

      Health Division, reports regarding surgeries, 535, 537

      Judicial Discipline, Commission on, proceedings, 1337, 1348-1350

      Massage Therapists, Board of, records received from courts or government agencies, 2582

      Medical facilities, reports of sentinel events, 552, 3069, 3071

      Mortgage lending, requirements, 2689

      Motor vehicle insurance verification system, 2203, 2207

      Motor Vehicles, Department of, exception to prohibition on release of personal information, 710

      Notaries public, information and documents filed with or obtained by Secretary of State, 3026

      Residential mortgage loan originators, information concerning, 2689

      Special fuel manufacturers, records, 2634

      Subdivided land sales, information regarding licensees and permittees, 363

      Trichomonosis in cattle, notices exempt from confidentiality requirements, 461

      Trust company documents submitted to Division, 1145, 1952

      Viatical settlements, 1796

      Victims of certain offenses, identifying information, 71, 1296-1299

CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE DEPARTMENT OF

      Appropriation, 2112

      Authorized expenditures, 2173, 2174

      Capital improvement projects, funding, 2457

      Director, temporary advances from State General Fund, procedures, 2121

      Environmental Protection, Division of

            Computers and other electronics, study of recycling, 1545

            Electric utility resource plans, party to public hearings, 1323

            Safe Drinking Water Act, authority to subgrant set-aside programs, 635

            Tires, facilities for processing or recycling, duties, 1079

            Truckee River watershed monitoring program, duties, 3234

      Forestry, Division of

            Central reporting unit, authorized expenditures, 2180

            Conservation camps, duties, 4

            Firefighting vehicles, expenditures for operation and maintenance, 2180

            State Forester Firewarden (See FORESTER FIREWARDEN, STATE)

      Incentives to encourage acquisition of clean vehicles and vehicles that use alternative fuel, requirements, 2629, 2630

      Off-Highway Vehicles, Commission on, duties, 3083, 3084

      Public schools, consultations regarding cleaning products used in, 983, 984

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2157

      State Lands, Division of

            Lake Tahoe bond issue, duties, 2416, 2417

            Las Vegas, acceptance of improvements to certain school trust land for use as parking lot required, 392

            Sierra Fire Protection District, transfer of certain land to, 2750, 2751

      State Parks, Division of

            California Trail Wayside Sites, reversion of prior funding extended, 708

            Paleontological sites, protection and development, duties, 375

            Rangers and other peace officers, occupational disease benefits, appropriation, 2427

            Renewable energy projects, feasibility study, duties, 2872

            Watercraft fuel taxes, allocation, 2179

      Tires, duties regarding waste tires, 1080, 1083

      Water pollution control, award of subgrants authorized, 636

CONSERVATION CAMPS

      Appropriations, 1359, 2111

      Authorized expenditures, 2172, 2174

      Capital improvement projects, funding, 2457

      Establishment, requirements, 4

CONSERVATION EASEMENTS

      Land conservancies, property tax exemptions, 572, 573

      Paleontological sites, protection and development, 375, 376

CONSPIRACY

      Explosives, conspiring to damage or destroy property, penalties, 21

CONSTABLES (See also PEACE OFFICERS)

      Abandoned vehicles, removal from public property, fees, 3014

      Vehicle registrations, authority, fees, 3012, 3014

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, NEVADA

      Eminent domain, procedures, 3213-3216

      Initiative petitions, signatures, 3295

      Judicial Department

            District court judges, appointment initially, retention by election, 3268-3275

            Intermediate Appellate Court

                  Creation, 3223-3230

                  Judges, appointment initially, retention by election, 3268-3275

            Judicial Performance, Commission on, creation, 3270

            Judicial Selection, Commission on, nomination of judges and justices, 3272

            Supreme Court justices, appointment initially, retention by election, 3268-3275

      Legislature, special sessions

            Convening on legislative petition, 3282-3286

            Limit on duration and consideration of matters, 3284-3286

      Pardons Commissioners, State Board of, elimination, duties transferred to Clemency Board, 3259

      Referendum petitions, signatures, 3294

CONSTRUCTION DEFECTS

      Court fees upon commencement of action, 2479

CONSTRUCTION MANAGERS AT RISK

      Public Works Board, State, temporary exemption from contract laws, 434

CONSUMER AFFAIRS DIVISION (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

CONSUMER FINANCE COMPANIES

      Licensure and regulation, 1554, 1557

CONSUMER HEALTH ASSISTANCE, OFFICE FOR

      Authorized expenditures, 2166

      Complaints against facilities and professionals, duties, 559, 560

      Hospital Patients, Bureau for, supplemental appropriation, 1356

      Ombudsman, salaries, 2147

CONSUMER’S ADVOCATE

      Appropriation, 2106

      Authorized expenditures, 2167

      Deceptive trade practices, duties, 2533, 2703

      Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Authority, coordination, 1368

      Revolving account for investigations, creation, 2538, 2696, 2733

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2149

CONTAGIOUS DISEASES (See DISEASES)

CONTRACTORS

      Construction sites

            Fatal accidents, provision of certain information to immediate families of deceased employees, 815, 816

            Scrap metal, prohibited acts, 1242

            Training courses, requirements, effect of failure to comply, 2420-2425

      Crane operators, certification, experience or training requirements, 977-979

      Disciplinary action, grounds

            Factory-built housing, unlawful construction or repair, 1935

            False denial of amount due or of validity of claim for materials or services rendered, 765

            Manufactured buildings, unlawful construction or repair, 1935

      Independent contractors (See INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS)

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Licenses

            Denial, suspension or revocation, grounds, 765

            Exemptions, certain services performed following disaster, 763

            Summary suspension, procedures, 651

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      Recovery Fund

            Repayment of certain claims against Fund by contractor, effect of failure to comply, 766

            Subcontractors or materialmen, recovery by owner following certain payments to, 766

      State Contractors’ Board, qualifications of members, 871

CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES

      Manufacturing unlawfully, duties of certain agencies regarding removal or remediation, 824

      Medical marijuana program, oversight by Health Division, 617

      Methamphetamine

            Factory-built housing and manufactured buildings used in certain crimes, disclosures upon transfer, 1924, 1925

            Removal or remediation, duties of certain agencies, 824

      Trafficking, reduction or suspension of sentence for assisting in investigation or prosecution of another, 370

CONVENTION FACILITIES

      Smoking on premises, when allowed, 3008

CONVERSION

      Notaries public, conviction disqualifies from appointment, 3027

COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS, PUBLIC AGENCIES

      Clark County, construction of bus turnouts, 2260

      Conservation camps, program for operating, 5

      Financial Institutions, Division of, authority, 1952, 1994

      Paleontological sites, protection and development, 376

      Regional transportation commissions, 842, 844, 846

      State Hygienic Laboratory, branch laboratories, 31

      Washoe County, creation of flood management authority, 2736, 2742

CORONERS

      Aged persons, abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation, duties, 2448

      Autopsies, acts constituting practice of medicine, 2946, 2976

      Dental records of unidentified dead bodies, receipt, duties, 38

      Emergency response employees, notification of possible exposure to infectious disease, 910-913

      Vehicles, license plates, 958

CORPORAL PUNISHMENT

      School pupils, reports, investigations, 918-924

CORPORATIONS

      Accounting services (See ACCOUNTANTS)

      Annual list, notice of fees, 2828

      Annual statement, contents, 1685

      Appraisal management companies, registration and regulation, 1513-1521

      Assumed or fictitious name, doing business under, requirements, 1729, 1730

      Business license, state (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Dissolution, court proceedings, place, 1683

      Foreign corporations

            Annual list, notice of fees, duties, 2831

            Domestication, procedures, owner liability, 2859, 2861

            Escrow agencies, unlawful transactions, penalties, remedies, 741

            Mortgage bankers, unlawful transactions, penalties, remedies, 747

            Mortgage brokers, unlawful transactions, penalties, remedies, 746, 747

            Qualification requirements, effect of failure to comply, 1684, 1685

            Records filed with Secretary of State, cancellation, fee, 2830

      List of owners of record, duties, 2828

      Manufactured building distributors, requirements, 1912-1914

      Mergers, conversions or exchanges

            Cancellation, fee, 2859

            Rights of dissenting owners, 1721-1728

      Records filed with Secretary of State, cancellation, fee, 2826

      Registered agents (See REGISTERED AGENTS)

      Retail trust companies, general powers, 1960, 1961

      State business portal, creation, 2028

      Stockholders’ creditors, action for recovery against stock, 2829

      Technical corrections to corporation laws, 1673-1682

CORPORATIONS SOLE (See also CORPORATIONS)

      Amended articles, procedures, 2836

      Formation of new entities, restrictions, 2834

      Records filed with Secretary of State, cancellation, fee, 2835

CORPSES (See DEAD BODIES)

CORRECTIONS, DEPARTMENT OF

      Advisory Commission on the Administration of Justice, duties, 1352

      Appropriations, 1359, 2111, 2119

      Authorized expenditures, 2172

      Capital improvement projects, funding, 2457, 2462

      Conservation camps, duties, 4

      Employees

            Criminal investigators, peace officer powers, 637

            Emergency response employees, notification of possible exposure to infectious disease, 910-913

            Inspector General, peace officer powers, 637

            Physicians, authorized facility licenses, 2945, 2977

            Unclassified employees, salaries, 2156

      Genetic marker testing, postconviction petitions, payment of certain expenses, 1200

      Parole violators, confinement in facility or institution, 2512

      Privately-run institutions or facilities, duties, reimbursement of costs, 2821

      Probation violators and certain other offenders, confinement in facility or institution, 2514

      Reentry Programs, Fund for, duties, 2594

      Residential confinement of certain felons, duties, 2511

      Sex offenders, duty to provide certain data removed, 1845

      Statistical data, duties, 1351

COSMETOLOGY

      Cosmetologist’s apprentices, qualifications, 2503

      Definitions of aesthetician and cosmetologist revised, 2498, 2499

      Licenses

            Aestheticians, qualifications, 2503

            Instructors, qualifications, 2500-2502

            Nail technologists, qualifications, 2502, 2503

            Renewal, continuing education requirements, 2506

            Summary suspension, procedures, 651

      Manicurists redesignated as nail technologists, 2499

      Schools of cosmetology

            Instructors, qualifications, 2500-2502

            Student work on paying customers, requirements, 2507

      State Board of Cosmetology

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

            Reports to Legislature, 2508

      Threading, registration requirements, inspection of facilities, 2498

COUNTIES

      Abandoned vehicles, removal from public property, constable’s fees, 3014

      Aged persons, establishment of all-inclusive care programs, 1255

      Building codes (See BUILDING CODES)

      Building permits (See BUILDING PERMITS)

      Buildings (See PUBLIC BUILDINGS)

      Business licenses (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Carson City (See CARSON CITY)

      Child support, participation in federal enforcement program, 944

      Clark (See CLARK COUNTY)

      Dillon’s Rule, study of abolishment, 2595

      Douglas (See DOUGLAS COUNTY)

      Elko (See ELKO COUNTY)

      Eureka (See EUREKA COUNTY)

      Finances and funds (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCES)

      Gaming (See also GAMING)

            Regulation of governmental entities involved in gaming, 2429

      Health boards (See HEALTH, LOCAL BOARDS AND OFFICERS)

      Humboldt (See HUMBOLDT COUNTY)

      Improvements (See LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS)

      Intergovernmental Relations, Interim Technical Advisory Committee for, creation, 2596, 2597

      Land use planning (See LAND USE PLANNING)

      Lease- or installment-purchase agreements, requirements, 2070, 2071, 2073

      Lincoln (See LINCOLN COUNTY)

      Nuisances (See NUISANCES)

      Nye (See NYE COUNTY)

      Ordinances (See ORDINANCES)

      Private investigators and related licensees, regulatory authority limited, 1945

      Public works (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      Purchasing (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT PURCHASING)

      Recycling program, placement of containers on certain premises, 831-833

      Roads (See HIGHWAYS AND ROADS)

      Solid waste disposal (See SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL)

      Storey (See STOREY COUNTY)

      Transfer of functions between government bodies, establishment of procedures, 430, 431

      Vehicles owned by, use of alternative fuels (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

      Washoe (See WASHOE COUNTY)

      Water and sewage (See SEWER SYSTEMS; WATER SYSTEMS)

      White Pine (See WHITE PINE COUNTY)

COUNTY ASSESSORS

      Accounts for technology upgrades, sources, 1232, 1233

      Property tax, duties (See PROPERTY TAXES)

      Renewable energy facilities, tax abatement, receipt of documents and notice, 2004, 2007, 2008

COUNTY AUDITORS

      Organization of county offices in smaller counties, procedure, 591-593

      Reports to State Controller, certain duties removed, 1028

COUNTY CLERKS

      Business entities doing business under fictitious name, duties, 1729, 1730

      District court clerks, duties (See DISTRICT COURT CLERKS)

      Elections, duties (See ELECTIONS)

      Electronic notaries public, duties, 3020

      Marriage, duties (See MARRIAGE)

      Organization of county offices in smaller counties, procedure, 591, 592

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

      Bill draft requests, procedures, 1568

      Clark County

            Fire department districts, transports to medical facilities, reports, 1237

            Housing authorities, creation of regional authority by resolution, duties, 2222, 2223

      Critical labor shortage, designation of positions, 1549

      Dillon’s Rule, study of abolishment, 2595

      District court filing fees, additional fee for court security authorized, 2480

      Genetic marker testing, funds for, authority to accept gifts and grants, 82

      Green building tax abatement, receipt of copies of applications, 988, 989

      Intergovernmental Relations, Interim Technical Advisory Committee for, creation, 2596, 2597

      Masters, board’s authority to set compensation, 512

      New or expanded businesses, tax abatement, notice of applications, 2541

      Organization of county offices in smaller counties, authority, 591, 592

      Public administrators, filling of vacancies in certain counties, 2269

      Renewable energy facilities, tax abatement, receipt of documents and notice, duties, 2004, 2006-2008

      Washoe County

            Flood management projects, authority, 2735-2739

            Governmental services tax, imposition of supplemental tax, use of proceeds, 2077, 2078

            Real estate transactions by fair and recreation board, authority, 2266

      Weed control districts, levy of assessments made discretionary, 770

COUNTY MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX

      Proceeds, pledge for regional transportation projects, reports, 847, 848

      Washoe County, imposition of additional taxes, procedures, 3049

COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES

      Collective bargaining (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS)

      Ethics in government (See ETHICS)

      Former officers or employees, restrictions on certain employment, 1045

      Group insurance for public employees (See INSURANCE)

      Organization of county offices in smaller counties, procedure, 591, 592

      Representation or counseling of private persons before public agencies, disclosure requirements, 1054

      Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT)

COUNTY RECORDERS

      Fees

            Foreclosures, filing of notice of default, 2482

            Unincorporated Nonprofit Association Act, statements of authority, 694

      Homestead declaration, duties, 45

      Organization of county offices in smaller counties, procedure, 591-593

COUNTY ROADS (See HIGHWAYS AND ROADS)

COUNTY TREASURERS

      Clark County, duties, 6, 7, 2081

      Court fees, duties, 2480, 2483

      Genetic marker testing, fund for, duties, 82

      Green building tax abatement, receipt of copies of applications, 988

      Marriage fees, duties, 264, 265

      Organization of county offices in smaller counties, procedure, 591-593

      Recording fees, duties regarding certain fees, 2482

      Renewable energy facilities, tax abatement, receipt of documents and notice, 2004, 2007, 2008

      Reports to State Controller, certain duties removed, 1030, 1031

      Washoe County, duties, 6, 7, 2081

COURT ADMINISTRATOR

      Allocation and use of proceeds of administrative assessments, 981, 982

      Authorized expenditures, 2167

      Foreclosure Mediation, Account for, duties, 2482, 2483

      Foreclosure sales, homeowner’s request for mediation, duties, 1752-1755

      Judicial Education Program, transfers of money, 2180

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2149

      Statistical data, exchange, reports, 1351, 1353

COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATES

      District court filing fees, imposition and use in certain counties, 2479, 2480

COURT COSTS AND FEES

      Filing fees, imposition of additional fees, use of proceeds, 2479-2481

      Legislature, assessment for fees in actions prohibited, 1565

      Payments by credit or debit cards, convenience fees, 1574

COURT REPORTERS

      Certificates and licenses

            Disciplinary action, 158, 159

            Examination for certification, qualifications, 157

            Summary suspension, procedures, 651

      Certified Court Reporters’ Board of Nevada, qualifications of members, 871

      Justice courts, authority to use sound recording equipment, 633

      Practice of court reporting, acts constituting, 157

COURTS

      Business courts, fees for commencement of actions, 2479

      District courts (See DISTRICT COURTS)

      Family courts (See FAMILY COURTS)

      Intermediate Appellate Court (See APPEALS, COURT OF)

      Justice courts (See JUSTICE COURTS)

      Juvenile courts (See JUVENILE COURTS)

      Municipal courts (See MUNICIPAL COURTS)

      Supreme Court (See SUPREME COURT)

COVENANTS

      Renewable energy systems, use, 1597

CRANE OPERATORS

      Certification, experience or training requirements, 977-979

CREDIT CARDS AND DEBIT CARDS

      Credit card debt

            Collection, procedures, entry of judgment, 481, 482

            Subsequent purchasers of outstanding debt, applicability of laws, 481, 482

      Data collectors, electronic transfer of personal information, duties, 1603

      Description of card, laws clarified for purposes of crimes, 171, 172

      Governmental entities, acceptance of payments, convenience fees, 1571-1574

      Prepaid or stored value cards, procedures relating to criminal use, 2243

      Sales receipts, printing certain information on receipt prohibited, 577-579

      School courses in financial responsibility, requirements, 1120

CREDIT COUNSELING (See DEBT-MANAGEMENT SERVICES ACT, UNIFORM)

CREDIT SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS

      Mortgage Lending, Division of, duties, 2719

CREDIT UNIONS

      Child support enforcement, exchange of data, duties, 952

      Common-interest communities, deposit of money, 1733

      Customer records, disclosure to governmental agencies, 2564, 2565

      Debt-management service providers, deposits, duties, 1987

      Residential mortgage loan originators, licensure as mortgage agent required, 2693

      State money, deposits in out-of-state financial institutions, requirements, 2656

      Taxes on financial institutions, crediting and refunding of overpayments, 63, 66

CREMATION

      Direct cremation, summary suspension of licenses, 651

CRIME AGAINST A CHILD (See also SEX OFFENDERS)

      Abduction of child, presumption that custody or unsupervised visitation by perpetrator not in best interest of child, 223-226

      Genetic marker testing of offender, procedure, 80

      Identifying information of offender, submission to Central Repository, 80

      Prostitution (See PROSTITUTION)

CRIME AGAINST NATURE, SOLICITATION OF MINOR TO ENGAGE IN

      Biological evidence, preservation, 1845

      Sex offenders (See SEX OFFENDERS)

CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS (See also specific crimes)

      Administrative assessments (See ADMINISTRATIVE ASSESSMENTS)

      Animals

            Possession or sale with intent to use in fight, 973

            Restraint devices or pens, unlawful acts regarding dogs, 738

      Bicycles, unlawful acts, 113

      Body shops, violations, 2530, 2532, 2701, 2703

      Cash register manufacturers and suppliers, prohibited acts, 578

      Charter buses, operation without certificate, 630

      Common-interest communities, election or voting violations, 2875, 2876

      Community service (See COMMUNITY SERVICE AS PENALTY OR RESTITUTION)

      Controlled substances trafficking (See CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES)

      Credit cards or debit cards, prohibited acts, 578, 579

      Domestic violence (See DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

      DUI (See DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE)

      Elder abuse (See AGED PERSONS)

      Electronic notaries public, prohibited acts, 3023-3025

      Excrement or bodily fluids, unlawful acts by prisoners, 151

      Explosives, damage or destruction of property, 21, 22

      Financial institutions, failure to make certain disclosures, 1453

      Foreclosures, unlawful removal of or damage to notice of sale, 2783, 2791

      Foster homes and placement agencies, unlicensed operation, 1488

      Garagemen, violations, 2530, 2532, 2701, 2703

      Hunting and fishing

            Apprentice hunters, unlawful acts, 2057

            Carson Lake Wildlife Management Area, unlawful hunting, 306

            Guide services, unlawful acts, 446, 449

      Identity theft (See IDENTITY THEFT)

      Land sale installment contracts, unlawful acts, 1113

      Manufactured buildings and homes, violations by licensees, 1926

      Marriage, performance by certain persons without display of license, 733

      Massage therapy, unlawful acts, 2572, 2573, 2575

      Mortgage brokers, failure to include license number on loan, 1453

      Motor vehicles

            New residents, failure to register vehicles, 3015

            Salvage vehicles, violations, 1750

      Novelty lighters, unlawful sale or distribution, 1416

      Off-highway vehicles, violations, 3088, 3090, 3100

      Property tax delinquencies, notice of seizure, unlawful acts, 1227

      Scrap metal, unlawful acts involving, 1241-1244

      Sexual assault protective orders, violation, 229

      Special fuel manufacturers, unlawful acts, 2635, 2640, 2641

      Stalking, unlawful acts, 3006, 3007

      Tires, violations regarding processing, recycling or disposal, 1079, 1080

      Traffic violations (See TRAFFIC CONTROL)

      Trespassing (See TRESPASSING)

      Unemployment insurance fraud, 2494

      Victims (See VICTIMS OF CRIME)

      Vulnerable persons, abuse of (See DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

CRIMINAL GANGS (See GANGS, CRIMINAL)

CRIMINAL HISTORY, RECORDS OF

      Central Repository for Nevada Records of Criminal History

            Advisory Commission on the Administration of Justice, duties, 1351

            Authorized expenditures, 2173

            Employers, dissemination of information to, duties, 1837

            Mental illness, receipt of information from courts, duties, 2485-2492

            Older Persons, Repository for Information Concerning Crimes Against, receipt of reports, contents of records, 2447

            Personal identifying information of certain offenders, receipt, 80

            Sex offender recidivism, compilation and analysis of data eliminated, 1845

            Statistical data, records and reports, duties, 1351

      Child care facility licensees, employees and residents, background checks, 926

      Dead bodies, unidentified, reporting requirements, 38

      Employers, receipt and use of information, 1837

      Fingerprinting (See FINGERPRINTING)

      Massage Therapists, Board of, authority to request records, 2581-2583, 2585

      Medical facility licensees and employees, background checks, 504-506

      Missing persons

            Reporting requirements, 38

            Repository for Information Concerning Missing Persons, elimination, 1845

            Toll-free information service, repeal, 1845

      Outdoor youth program licensees and participants, background checks, 926

      Senior residential facilities, background checks for certain employees, 154

      Victims of sex offenses, identifying information, confidentiality, 1297

CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS

      Biological evidence of certain crimes, preservation, 1845

      Controlled substances trafficking, reduction or suspension of sentence for assisting in investigation of another, 370

      Prepaid or stored value cards, procedures relating to criminal use, 2243

      Resisting or obstructing public officer, penalties, 163

      Scrap metal processors, placing hold on property authorized, 1240

      Securities Division, drivers’ licenses for undercover investigations, 2565

      Victim compensation officers, release of reports to, 522

CRIMINAL PROSECUTIONS

      Acquittal (See ACQUITTAL, FOREIGN)

      Arrest (See ARREST)

      Bail (See BAIL)

      Discovery (See DISCOVERY)

      Evidence (See EVIDENCE)

      Excrement or bodily fluids, unlawful acts by prisoners, dismissal of charges prohibited, 152

      Foreign conviction as bar to prosecution, 2734

      Forfeitures (See FORFEITURES)

      Genetic marker testing (See GENETIC MARKER TESTING)

      Older or vulnerable persons, use of depositions, 2552

      Parole (See PAROLE)

      Preliminary hearings (See PRELIMINARY HEARINGS)

      Probation (See PROBATION)

      Records of criminal history (See CRIMINAL HISTORY, RECORDS OF)

      Residential confinement (See RESIDENTIAL CONFINEMENT)

      Restitution (See RESTITUTION)

      Sealing records (See SEALING RECORDS OF CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS)

      Sentencing (See SENTENCING)

      Victims (See VICTIMS OF CRIME)

      Witnesses (See WITNESSES AND TESTIMONY)

CRUELTY TO ANIMALS

      Dogs, unlawful restraint, penalties, 738

      Possession or sale of animal with intent to use in fight prohibited, penalties, 972

CULTURAL AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF

      Appropriations, 2108

      Authorized expenditures, 2169

      Bond issues

            2001 bond issue, rescission and reenactment of funding for certain projects, 2464

            Protection and conversion of historic buildings, 2462

      Capital improvement projects, funding, 2457, 2462

      Historic Preservation, Office of (See also HISTORIC PRESERVATION AND ARCHEOLOGY)

            Authorized expenditures, 2169

            Northern Nevada Adult Mental Health Services cemetery, duties, 719, 720

            Paleontological sites, protection and development, duties, 376

      Museums and History, Division of

            State museums (See MUSEUMS)

            State Paleontologist, designation, duties, 382-384

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2150, 2151

      State Library and Archives, Division of

            Hours of operation, requirements, 617

            Rocha, Guy, commended, 3166

CYBER-BULLYING

      Schools, policies to prohibit bullying, 686-691

D

DAIRY COMMISSION, STATE

      Administrator, salary, 2153

      Authorized expenditures, 2175

DAMAGES

      Child pornography, actions by victims, 2663

      Common-interest communities, punitive damages for certain acts, 2800, 2886

      Criminal gang activity, remedies, 1312-1314

      Escrow agents and agencies, violations by, 741

      Forcible or unlawful entry, treble damages, 12

      Foreclosure sales, violations by successful bidders, 1005

      Mortgage bankers, violations by, 747

      Mortgage brokers and agents, violations by, 745, 746

DAMS (See also WATER)

      Hoover Dam, study of development of hydrokinetic generation project, 874

      Permits, fees of State Engineer, 1015

      South Fork Reservoir, study of development of hydroelectric generation unit, 2872

DANCE STUDIOS

      Contracts, requirements, 2722

      Registration and security, requirements, 2711, 2712

DATA COLLECTORS

      Electronic transfer of personal information, duties, 1603

DEAD BODIES

      Autopsies, acts constituting practice of medicine, 2946, 2976

      Necrophilia, preservation of biological evidence, 1845

      Unidentified bodies, reporting requirements, 38

DEAF PERSONS (See DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

DEATH

      Candidates for office, retention of name on ballot, 1269

DEATH PENALTY

      Postconviction genetic marker testing, procedures, 1197-1200

DEBIT CARDS (See CREDIT CARDS AND DEBIT CARDS)

DEBT ADJUSTING

      Repeal of laws, 2001

DEBT-MANAGEMENT SERVICES ACT, UNIFORM

      Applicability of laws, 1973, 1999

      Citation, 1970

      Construction of Act, 1997

      Debt-management service providers

            Accountings, duties, 1990

            Fees, 1988, 1989

            Fiduciary obligations, 1980, 1987

            Fines for violations, 1995

            Insurance requirements, 1974, 1977

            Investigations and examinations, 1993

            List of providers, maintenance by Commissioner, 1973

            Money received for distribution to creditors, duties, 1987

            Prohibited acts, 1988-1993

            Registration

                  Applications, requirements, 1973-1975

                  Approval, 1976

                  Denial, 1976, 1978, 1995

                  Issuance of certificate, 1976

                  Out of state certification, alternate registration procedure, 1978

                  Renewal, procedures, 1977, 1978

                  Summary suspension, 1996

                  Surety bond or deposit in lieu, requirements, 1978-1980

                  Suspension or revocation, 1995, 1996

                  Temporary certificates of registration, 1976

            Toll-free communication system, requirements, 1980

            Voluntary contributions, authorized and prohibited acts, 1989

      Definitions, 1970-1973

      Service agreements

            Cancellation or termination, 1986, 1990

            Contents, disclosures, 1980-1987

      Unregistered persons, prohibited acts, 1973

DECEDENTS’ ESTATES (See ESTATES OF DECEDENTS)

DECEPTIVE TRADE PRACTICES (See TRADE REGULATIONS AND PRACTICES)

DEED RESTRICTIONS

      Renewable energy systems, use, 1597

DEEDS OF TRUST (See also MORTGAGES)

      Future advances, notice to terminate operation of instrument, 1670, 1671

      Holders of beneficial interest, powers of majority, 1553

      Sales of property (See FORECLOSURES)

      Spendthrift trusts, enforceability of deed, 803

DEFENDANTS

      Alcoholics and drug addicts (See ALCOHOL OR DRUG ABUSE)

      Mental illness (See MENTAL ILLNESS, PERSONS WITH)

      Mental retardation (See MENTAL RETARDATION, PERSONS WITH)

      Veterans or military personnel, eligibility for and assignment to treatment programs, 100, 103

DEFENSES

      Foreign conviction or acquittal as bar to prosecution in Nevada, 2734

      Limited-liability companies, actions regarding records, 1692

DEFERRED COMPENSATION COMMITTEE

      Authorized expenditures, 2175

DEFERRED DEPOSIT LOANS

      Inspection of records by Commissioner, restrictions, 1731

DEFIBRILLATORS

      Kinkead Building, Carson City, placement unnecessary, 779

      Location database, creation, use, 777

      Manufacturers and owners, duties, fines for violations, 777, 778

      Schools, medical facilities and health clubs, placement of devices, 778

DENTAL CARE, ORGANIZATIONS FOR

      Fund for Insurance Administration and Enforcement, fee, 1763

      Legislative study concerning establishment of health insurance exchange, 3005

DENTAL HYGIENISTS

      Continuing education, requirements, 301

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 882, 883

      Oral Health, Committee on the State Program for, membership, 27

DENTISTS

      Armed Forces officers, agreements to provide care in hospitals, 818, 820

      Board of Dental Examiners of Nevada

            Attorney General, service as legal counsel, 3002

            Clinical practice of dentistry, duties, 3004

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 883

            Goods or service providers for dental practices, duties, 3002

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Limited licenses, issuance, 1525

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Nonprofit corporations, availability of certain information, 1093

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

      Continuing education, 301, 1525

      Dead bodies, duties regarding dental examination records, 38

      Goods or service providers, exemptions from regulation, violations, 3001, 3002, 3004

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses

            Limited licenses for continuing education supervision, issuance, 1525

            Specialist’s license, issuance, 1527

            Summary suspension, procedures, 651

      Management services, registration requirements, 3002

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 882, 883

      Nonprofit corporations, owning or operating office or clinic, authority, 1092-1094

      Oral Health, Committee on the State Program for, membership, 27

      Prescription tracking system, training requirements, 1304

      State employees in unclassified service, salaries, 2158

DEPOSITIONS

      Older or vulnerable persons, use of depositions in criminal trial or hearing, 2552

DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE (See also NEVADA SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION)

      Appropriation, 2107

      Authorized expenditures, 2169

      Capital improvement projects, 2458, 2465

      Fiftieth anniversary commemorated, 3195

DESIGN PROFESSIONALS

      Architects (See ARCHITECTS)

      Interior designers (See INTERIOR DESIGNERS)

      Land surveyors (See LAND SURVEYORS)

      Professional engineers (See ENGINEERS)

      Public works, authorized or prohibited contract provisions, 2226

      Residential designers (See RESIDENTIAL DESIGNERS)

DETENTION FACILITIES (See JAILS AND DETENTION FACILITIES; JUVENILE DETENTION FACILITIES)

 

DETOXIFICATION TECHNICIANS

      Certificates, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 903, 904

DIABETES

      Diabetes Awareness Day designated and groups commended, 3198

      Pharmacists, authority to perform blood glucose tests, 760

DIESEL FUEL (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS; SPECIAL FUEL TAX)

DILLON’S RULE

      Abolishment, legislative study, 2595

DISABILITIES, NEVADA COMMISSION ON SERVICES FOR PERSONS WITH

      Advisory committees, appointment, 656

      Chairman, 655, 656, 658, 660

      Creation, 655

      Duties generally, 656

      Expenditures, 656

      Members

            Appointment, terms, vacancies, 655

            Compensation, 656

      Severe functional disabilities, persons with, duties, 659, 660

      Subcommittees, appointment, 656

      Traumatic brain injuries, persons with, duties, 661

DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH

      Aging and Disability Services Division, duties, 2366, 2386-2393, 2397

      Communication Services for Persons who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing and Persons With Speech Disabilities, Committee on, designation as Subcommittee, duties, 657, 658, 668

      Early intervention services for children with disabilities, 1540

      Housing, duties of Aging and Disability Services Division, 2397

      Industrial insurance, disability benefits (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Intermediary service organizations, 2386-2393

      Legislative Committee on Senior Citizens, Veterans and Adults With Special Needs, creation, 2412

      Legislative declaration, 2395

      Mental illness (See MENTAL ILLNESS, PERSONS WITH)

      Mental retardation (See MENTAL RETARDATION, PERSONS WITH)

      Motorized conveyances for wheelchairs, exemption from registration, 394, 395

      Personal Assistance for Persons with Severe Functional Disabilities, Advisory Committee on, transfer, 660, 668

      School pupils (See also SCHOOLS, PRIVATE; SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

            Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, authorized expenditures, 2169

            Military children, effect of transfer, 2602, 2616

            Restraints, requirements for use, reports, 918-924

      Service animals, emergency evacuation plan required, 740

      Tow cars, authority to tow certain occupied vehicles, 56

      Transportation services, exemption of nonprofit carriers from certificate requirement, 1292

      Trusts, representation of incapacitated beneficiaries, 794, 795

      Vulnerable persons

            Abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation

                  Child care facilities, background investigations, 927, 928

                  Genetic marker testing of offender, procedure, 80

                  Identifying information of offender, submission to Repository, 80

                  Outdoor youth programs, background investigations, 927, 928

                  Reports, persons required to make, 2994

            Witnesses in criminal trial or hearing, use of depositions, 2552

DISABILITY SERVICES, OFFICE OF

      Committees within Office, reorganization, 657-661, 668

      Elimination, duties transferred, 2367, 2368, 2374, 2376, 2401-2407

      Housing suitable for rent by persons with disabilities, receipt of reports, 540

      Nevada Commission (See DISABILITIES, NEVADA COMMISSION ON SERVICES FOR PERSONS WITH)

DISASTERS (See EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT)

DISCOUNT GOODS OR SERVICES, ORGANIZATIONS FOR BUYING

      Contracts for membership, requirements, 2722

      Registration and security, requirements, 2709, 2710, 2719

DISCOVERY

      Arrested person brought before magistrate, requirements, 486

      Judges, complaints alleging misconduct or incapacity, procedures, 1344

DISCRIMINATION

      Domestic partnerships, prohibited acts, 2185

      Nurses and nursing assistants, discrimination against for filing certain reports or for refusing to perform certain services, 1420-1426

      Public accommodations, prohibited acts based on sexual orientation, remedies, 717

DISEASES

      Autism (See AUTISM)

      Biological agents, exposure, duties of health authorities, 554-556

      Cancer (See CANCER)

      Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Program, establishment, 303

      Communicable diseases

            Arson investigators, industrial and occupational disease coverage, 543-545

            Authorized expenditures for programs, 2170

            Emergency response employees, notification of exposure, 910-913

            Investigations and reports, 554-556

            Medical laboratories, duties, regulations regarding HIV testing, 308

            MRSA, control programs encouraged, 823

            Osteopathic Medicine, State Board of, receipt of certain test results, 2942

            Peace officers exposed to excrement or bodily fluids, testing, 152

            Syphilis testing in pregnant women, requirements, 307

      Dandy-Walker Syndrome and Hydrocephalus Awareness Month designated, 3246

      Diabetes

            Diabetes Awareness Day designated and groups commended, 3198

            Pharmacists, authority to perform blood glucose tests, 760

      Mold, National Indoor Toxic Mold Awareness Month designated, 3164

      Neuro-Immune Disease, Institute for, extension of reversion date and reporting requirements for prior appropriation, 2252, 2253

      Occupational diseases (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES)

      Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee for the Prevention and Treatment of, creation, 293

      Trichomonosis in cattle, notices exempt from confidentiality requirements, 461

      World Kidney Day recognized, 3188

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

      Collective bargaining agreements may supersede certain industrial insurance laws, 2063-2065

      Foreclosures

            Fees for support of certain mediation programs, 2479, 2482

            Right of homeowner to request mediation, procedures, 1752-1755

      Gaming debts, procedures, 286

      Military Children, Compact on Educational Opportunity for, 2611

      Public works contracts, 424

DISTRICT ATTORNEYS

      Advisory Council (See PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS, ADVISORY COUNCIL FOR)

      Aged persons, abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation, multidisciplinary teams to investigate, membership, 2448

      Arrested person brought before magistrate, discovery requirements, 486

      Body shops, duties, 2533, 2704

      Business trusts operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1713, 1714

      Cash register manufacturers and suppliers, duties, 578

      Child prostitution, duties regarding distribution of proceeds derived from forfeitures, 574

      Corporal punishment used on pupils, investigation of complaints, 921

      Corporations operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1673, 1685

      Credit cards and debit cards, violations, recovery of civil penalties, 578

      Criminal gang activity, duties, 1312

      Excrement or bodily fluids, unlawful acts by prisoners, dismissal of charges prohibited, 152

      Garagemen, duties, 2533, 2704

      Genetic marker testing, postconviction petitions, duties, 1200

      Humboldt County, ex officio Public Administrator, 2269, 2271, 2276

      Incompetent defendants, commitment procedures, 116

      Interstate Family Support Act, designated support enforcement agency, 126

      Judicial Discipline, Commission on, release of information on possible criminal conduct, 1349

      Limited-liability companies operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1691, 1698

      Limited-liability limited partnerships operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1702, 1708

      Limited-liability partnerships operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1699

      Limited partnerships operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1701, 1706, 1707

      Medical facilities, prosecution of certain actions, 1446

      Mental illness, persons with, petitions to regain right to possess firearms, receipt, 2488

      Nonprofit corporations operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1686

      Novelty lighters, duties regarding unlawful sale or distribution, 1416

      Nurses, retaliation or discrimination against, recovery of civil penalties, 1420, 1423, 1427

      Organization of county offices in smaller counties, procedure, 591, 592

      Problem gamblers, procedures, duties, 1436

      Professional associations operating unlawfully in State, duties, 1714

      Sexual assault cases, duties, 230

DISTRICT COURT CLERKS

      Criminal cases and specialty court programs, duties, 1353, 1354

      Filing fees, duties regarding certain additional fees, 2479-2481

      Good time credits, notice regarding, 2513

      Sexual assault victims, protective orders, duties, 230

DISTRICT COURTS

      Capital costs and security programs, use of proceeds of certain fees, 2479-2481

      Central Repository, transmittal of certain court records, duties, 2485-2491

      Child support, review of master’s recommendations, records, 948-951

      County aid to indigent, relative’s liability for costs of care, determination, 1666

      DUI offenders, orders to attend victim impact panels, 371

      Eighth Judicial District, number of judges increased, funding, 2477, 2483

      Family courts (See FAMILY COURTS)

      Genetic marker testing, postconviction petitions, procedures, 1198-1200

      Guardianships, powers and duties, 1640-1644

      Incompetent criminal defendants, commitment made discretionary, 116

      Judges

            Appointment initially, retention by election, 3268-3275

            Complaints alleging misconduct or incapacity, procedures, 1337-1345

            Retirement (See JUDICIAL RETIREMENT)

            Salaries, general appropriations, payment, 2107, 2120

      Juvenile courts (See JUVENILE COURTS)

      Probation violators, authority regarding good time credits, 2512

      Second Judicial District, number of judges increased, funding, 2477, 2483

      Special advocate programs for children, use of proceeds of certain fees, 2479, 2480

      Specialty court programs

            Community reentry programs, funding, 2594

            Probationers, effect of participation on good time credits, 2514

            Problem gambling, authority to establish treatment programs, 1435, 1436

            Statistical data and information, collection and sharing, 1353, 1354

            Veterans or military personnel, establishment of treatment programs, 103

      Veterans and military personnel, transfer of cases from lower courts, 103

DISTRICTS

      Buildings (See PUBLIC BUILDINGS)

      County fire department districts, fees for transports to medical facilities, 1236

      Federal money, creation of special districts to manage certain money, 1316

      Finances and funds (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCES)

      Fire protection (See FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICTS)

      General improvement (See GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS)

      Health districts (See HEALTH, LOCAL BOARDS AND OFFICERS)

      Initiative petitions, creation of petition districts, 3295

      Intergovernmental Relations, Interim Technical Advisory Committee for, creation, 2596, 2597

      Irrigation (See IRRIGATION DISTRICTS)

      Lease- or installment-purchase agreements, requirements, 2071, 2073

      Local improvement (See LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS)

      Officers and employees

            Collective bargaining (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS)

            Ethics in government (See ETHICS)

            Former officers or employees, restrictions on certain employment, 1045

            Group insurance for public employees (See INSURANCE)

            Representation or counseling of private persons before public agencies, disclosure requirements, 1054

            Retirement (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT)

      Overton Power District, number and election of trustees, 2245

      School districts (See SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Tourism improvement (See TOURISM IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS)

      Transfer of functions between government bodies, establishment of procedures, 430, 431

      Vehicles owned by, use of alternative fuels (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

      Weed control districts, assessments on real property made discretionary, 770

DITCHES (See also WATER)

      Maintenance expenses, recovery, liens, 702

      Water rights of operators and others, 703

DIVORCE

      Domestic partners, rights and responsibilities, 2185, 2186

      Social security numbers of parties, provision to Division of Welfare and Supportive Services unnecessary, 955

DNA TESTING (See GENETIC MARKER TESTING)

DOG HANDLERS

      Board (See PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR’S LICENSING BOARD)

      Employees, registration requirements, 1941-1946

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

DOGS

      Possession or sale of dog with intent to use in fight prohibited, 972

      Protection, establishment of certain safety codes encouraged, 3199

      Racing, off-track pari-mutuel wagering, applicability of laws, 2429-2431

      Restraint devices or pens, prohibited acts, penalties, 738

      Separation of dog from mother by retailers or dealers, restrictions, 2020

      Service animals, emergency evacuation plan required, 740

      Sterilization required by local ordinance, notice requirements, disclosures by retailers, 2018

DOMESTIC PARTNERSHIPS

      Business entities (See PARTNERSHIPS)

      Civil contract recognized, procedures, deemed not a marriage, 2183-2187

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

      Battery committed by strangulation

            Bail, amount, 94, 95

            Minor victims, reporting requirements, applicability of laws, 93

            Penalties, 89-91

            Probation or suspension of sentence prohibited, 86

      Justice courts, jurisdiction of masters, 512

      Medical facility licensees or applicants, grounds for denial, suspension or revocation of licenses, 506

      Victims

            Account for Aid for Victims, sources, 264, 265, 480

            Administrative assessments, use for certain programs, 982

            Orders for compensation, considerations, 522, 523

DOUBLE JEOPARDY

      Foreign conviction or acquittal as bar to prosecution in Nevada, 2734

DOUGLAS COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Emergency telephone system, requirements to impose surcharge, 640, 642

DOUGLAS COUNTY SALES AND USE TAX ACT OF 1999

      Collection costs, 2098

DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Reorganization of regional training programs, 1362, 1363

DRIVERS’ LICENSES

      Application forms, duties of Department of Motor Vehicles, 715

      Data collectors, electronic transfer of personal information, duties, 1603

      DUI offenders

            Acceptance to treatment program, revocation prohibited, 423

            Basis for revocation period, 1031-1034

            Reinstatement fees, 61, 62

      Electric bicycles, exemption, 396, 397

      Examinations, waiver for certain persons, 2022

      Fees

            Examination, 2022

            Reinstatement fees, 61, 62

      Securities Division, issuance of licenses for undercover investigations, 2565-2567

      Selective Service System, procedures regarding registration, 712-715

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE

      Drivers’ licenses

            Acceptance into treatment program, revocation prohibited, 423

            Basis for revocation period, 1031-1034

            Reinstatement fees, 61, 62

      Justice courts, jurisdiction of masters, 512

      Victim impact panels, court orders for attendance, 371

DRUG ABUSE (See ALCOHOL OR DRUG ABUSE)

DRUG EXPOSURE, OFFICE OF STATEWIDE COORDINATOR FOR CHILDREN WHO ARE ENDANGERED BY

      Creation, 1531

DRUGS (See also CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES)

      Cancer Drug Donation Program, establishment, 454-456

      Emergency medical technicians, authority to administer, 1532-1534

      Prescriptions (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Stem cells, use, importation into State authorized, 2744

DURABLE POWER OF ATTORNEY (See also POWER OF ATTORNEY)

      Execution, form, 198-207

E

E-MAIL

      Family Support Act, Interstate, communication between tribunals, 134

      Public schools, bullying and cyber-bullying prohibited, 686-691

E-WASTE

      Computers and other electronics, study of recycling programs, 1545

      Electric utilities, disclosure of disposal and recycling information to customers, 1391

      State energy plan, program for safe disposal and recycling of waste, 1374

EASEMENTS

      Land conservancies, property tax exemptions, 572, 573

      Paleontological sites, protection and development, 375, 376

      Rights-of-way (See RIGHTS-OF-WAY)

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

      Distribution centers, development in State, study, 3290

      Governor’s Workforce Investment Board, duties, 2277, 2278

      Green jobs, legislative study of efforts to attract and expand, 3298

      Logistics centers, development in State, study, 3290

      Regional organizations for economic development

            Business tax, temporary distribution of proceeds to certain organizations, 2516, 2517

            Revolving fund, creation to support certain businesses encouraged, 3243

      Small business start-up loans for senior citizens and veterans, 148

      Stimulus money and programs (See FEDERAL ECONOMIC STIMULUS MONEY AND PROGRAMS)

      Tax abatements

            New or expanded businesses

                  Applications, notice to governing bodies, 2541

                  Terms of abatement, requirements, reports, 2540

            Renewable energy facilities, 2004-2009, 2013, 2014, 2017

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, COMMISSION ON

      Authorized expenditures, 2168

      Composition, 2754, 2757

      General appropriation, 2107, 2115

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2153

      Tax abatement, exemption or waiver

            Authority to approve abatements, requirements, 2540

            Green buildings, receipt of copies of applications, 988

            Notice of applications, duties, 2541

            Renewable energy facilities, receipt of documents and notice, 2004, 2007, 2008

            Reports to Interim Finance Committee, 971

      Train Employees Now Program, appropriation, 2115

      Veterans’ Services, Office of, assistance, 2674

ECONOMIC STIMULUS PROGRAMS (See FEDERAL ECONOMIC STIMULUS MONEY AND PROGRAMS)

EDUCATION

      Adult education (See ADULT EDUCATION)

      Appropriations (See APPROPRIATIONS)

      Charter schools (See SCHOOLS, CHARTER)

      Choice of schools, when authorized, 2302, 2303

      Early childhood education programs, funding, reports, 2131, 2132

      Finances (See LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCES; SCHOOL FINANCES AND FUNDS)

      Governor’s Workforce Investment Board, grants for certain programs, 2278

      Job training (See JOB TRAINING)

      Local school support tax (See LOCAL SCHOOL SUPPORT TAX)

      Military Children, Compact on Educational Opportunity for, 2598-2614

      Millennium scholarships (See MILLENNIUM SCHOLARSHIPS)

      Private schools (See POSTSECONDARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, PRIVATE; SCHOOLS, PRIVATE)

      Property tax exemption for certain nonprofit organizations, 572, 573

      Public schools (See SCHOOL DISTRICTS; SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

      Renewable energy education and recycling education, promotion, 1374

      Superintendent of Public Instruction (See SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION)

      University schools for gifted pupils (See UNIVERSITY SCHOOLS FOR PROFOUNDLY GIFTED PUPILS)

      University System (See NEVADA SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION)

      Youth Legislative Issues Forum (See YOUTH LEGISLATIVE ISSUES FORUM, NEVADA)

EDUCATION, COMMISSION ON PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS IN

      Governance and oversight of public education, legislative study, 3278

      Licenses

            Examinations, duties, 604, 605

            Regulations regarding certain additional license for teachers restricted, 603

            Special education teachers, reciprocal licensure, duties, 605, 606

            Special qualifications licenses, regulation, 470-474

EDUCATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Accountability, statewide system

            Audit of schools, duties, 2310

            Corrective actions for schools, duties, 2317

            Restructuring school, plans for, receipt, 2321

            Support teams, duties, 2310, 2317-2319

            Turnaround plans to improve achievement of pupils, duties, receipt, 2302, 2319

      Achievement of pupils, adoption of model to track year to year, 337, 352

      Adult education programs, action to increase participation encouraged, 3210

      Authorized expenditures, 2128, 2168, 2169

      Autism, grant fund for training and education of personnel, duties, 1538

      Charter schools

            Progress reports, duties, 916, 938

            Schools demonstrating need for improvement (See SCHOOLS, CHARTER)

            Textbooks, supplies and equipment, duties, 475-477, 939

      Child welfare system, interagency committee to evaluate, representation, 221

      Cleaning products used in school, duties, reports, 983-986

      Corporal punishment used on pupils, investigation of complaints, 921

      Dental programs to encourage proper oral hygiene, duties, 28

      Deputy Superintendent of Administrative and Fiscal Services, duties, 932, 3304

      Early childhood education, duties, 2131

      General appropriations, 2107, 2115

      Governance and oversight of public education, legislative study, 3278

      Kindergarten, funding for full-day programs, duties, 2137

      Physical education coordinator, employment or consultation with urged, 3176

      Safe and respectful learning environment, duties, 687, 688

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2150

      Superintendent (See SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION)

      Textbooks, supplies and equipment, expenditures

            Charter schools, development of expenditure formula, 475-477, 939

            Combined minimum amount of money to be expended each fiscal year by schools and districts, determination, 475, 476

            University schools for profoundly gifted pupils, duties, reports, 475-477

            Waiver of expenditure requirements, requests for, duties, 907-909

EDUCATION, STATE BOARD OF

      Accountability reports and summaries, contents, 338, 343, 344

      Charter schools, progress reports, receipt, 916, 938

      Early intervening services, regulation, 755

      Electronic devices, policy regarding instruction in use, duties, 689, 690

      Governance and oversight of public education, legislative study, 3278

      Schools demonstrating need for improvement

            Consequences or sanctions for schools, duties, 2309

            Corrective action for schools, duties, 2301, 2303, 2309, 2339

            Support teams, establishment, regulation, 2309

            Turnaround plans to improve pupil achievement, duties, 2318, 2319

      Special education program units, duties, 2128

EDUCATIONAL ACCOUNTABILITY AND PROGRAM EVALUATION, BUREAU OF (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

EDUCATIONAL EXCELLENCE, COMMISSION ON

      Account for Programs for Innovation and the Prevention of Remediation, grants, duties, 243, 244

      Governance and oversight of public education, legislative study, 3278

      Restructuring schools, plans for, duties, 2323, 2324

      Turnaround plans to improve pupil achievement, duties, 2323, 2324

EDUCATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS (See NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS)

 

EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY, COMMISSION ON

      Governance and oversight of public education, legislative study, 3278

ELDERLY PERSONS (See AGED PERSONS)

ELECTIONS

      Absent ballots

            Armed Forces members and others residing outside United States, procedures, 355-363

            Requests for, 518

      Ballot questions

            County offices, organization in smaller counties, 591, 592

            Primary elections, deadline for filing of documents, 1269

            Sales and use taxes, Legislature’s authority to amend laws, 589, 590

            Washoe County, imposition of fuel taxes, 3053, 3066

      Ballots

            Deceased candidates, retention of name on primary ballot, 1269

            Mailing ballots, authority of cities to require that ballots be cast by mail, 517

            Minor political parties, procedure for placement of names, 1260, 1261

            Names in common, designation on ballot, charter amendments, 2937, 2938

      Candidates

            Challenges to candidacy, time limits, 1269

            Deceased candidates, retention of name on primary ballot, 1269

            Declarations, certificates or acceptances of candidacy

                  Charter amendments, 2937, 2938

                  Time for filing, 1262, 1265, 1266

            Independent candidates for partisan office, time for filing petitions, 1267

            Minor political party candidates, filings, 1260-1262

            Names in common, designation on ballot, charter amendments, 2937, 2938

            Nonpartisan offices, filling of vacancies in nominations, 1259

      Common-interest communities, conditions for display of signs, 2896

      District court judges

            Appointment initially, retention by election, 3268-3275

            Second and Eighth Judicial Districts, 2477

      Initiative petitions (See INITIATIVE PETITIONS)

      Mechanical voting systems, accommodation plans for observers, filing, 1272

      Overton Power District, trustees, 2245

      Participatory Democracy Day designated, duties of Advisory Committee, 3221

      Political parties (See POLITICAL PARTIES)

      Precinct maps, provision to Secretary of State and Legislative Counsel Bureau, time for, 1267

      Primary elections

            Ballot questions, deadline for filing of documents, 1269

            City offices, candidate receiving majority of votes declared elected, 518

            Date of election, 1262

            Deceased candidates, retention of name on ballot, 1269

            North Las Vegas, requirement to hold, 17

      Reapportionment and redistricting, legislative study, 3253

      Recall petitions, right to sign, 168

      Referendum petitions (See REFERENDUM PETITIONS)

      Returns in city elections, disposition of election materials, Internet publication and posting of results, 519-521

      Supreme Court justices, appointment initially, retention by election, 3268-3275

      Voter registration

            Armed Forces members and others residing outside United States, 359

            List of registered voters, Internet publication, use, 2591, 2593

            Mail registration, date deemed registered, 1271

ELECTRIC BICYCLES (See BICYCLES)

ELECTRIC UTILITIES (See PUBLIC UTILITIES; RENEWABLE ENERGY)

ELECTRIC VEHICLES (See MOTOR VEHICLES—Low emission and energy-efficient vehicles)

ELECTRONIC DOCUMENTS

      Children’s Health Insurance Program, submission of applications, 629

      Data collectors, electronic transfer of personal information, duties, 1603

      Legislature or Legislative Counsel Bureau, procedure for receipt of reports, 1560

      Medicaid, submission of applications, 629

      Motor vehicles, notice to Department of transfer of title, 1307, 1308

      Nevada Lockbox, creation, registration of documents, 1021-1024

      Notarization (See NOTARIES PUBLIC)

      Real estate brokers’ price opinions, requirements, 1937

      Sales taxes, collection on certain electronically transferred products, 584, 587

      Selective Service System, submission of registration information, 713, 714

      State business portal, use, 2053

ELECTRONIC MAIL

      Family Support Act, Interstate, communication between tribunals, 134

      Public schools, bullying and cyber-bullying prohibited, 686-691

ELECTRONIC NOTARIZATION (See NOTARIES PUBLIC)

ELECTRONIC TRANSFER OF MONEY

      Debit cards (See CREDIT CARDS AND DEBIT CARDS)

      Governmental entities, acceptance of payments, convenience fees, 1571-1574

ELECTRONIC WASTE (See E-WASTE)

ELKO COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Emergency telephone system, requirements to impose surcharge, 640, 642

      Hospital, sales tax for construction, collection costs, 2098, 2099

ELKO COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Funding for regional training programs, 2130

EMBALMERS (See FUNERAL DIRECTORS AND EMBALMERS)

EMBEZZLEMENT

      Notaries public, conviction disqualifies from appointment, 3027

      Off-highway vehicles, unlawful acts regarding consignment sales, 3088

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

      Authorized expenditures, 2173

      Bomb squads, duties, 683-686

      Broadcasters, rights and duties during emergency or disaster, 497-500

      Construction services related to recovery efforts, exemption from contractors’ licensing laws, 763

      Dentists and dental hygienists, continuing education courses, 301

      Physicians, special volunteer licenses, 2955, 2976

      Public health emergencies, procedures, 367

      School district funds for mitigation, authorized uses, 297, 298

      Service animals, plan to provide for evacuation with disabled persons, 740

EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

      Authorized expenditures, 2170

      Clark County hospitals, transfer of patients and availability of services and care, reports, 2654

      Committee on Emergency Medical Services, appointment, composition, 666

      Community service as professional discipline, exemption from Good Samaritan Law, 871

      County fire department districts, fees for transports to medical facilities, 1236

      Defibrillator database, creation, use by emergency medical dispatchers, 777

      Emergency response employees, notification of possible exposure to infectious disease, 910-913

      Endorsement of certain technicians to administer immunizations, dispense medication and provide certain services, 1533, 1534

      Independent centers (See also MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

            Defibrillators, requirements, 778

            Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

            Infectious diseases, investigations by health authorities, duties, 554-556

            Inspections, reports, requirements, 559

            Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 558

            National Healthcare Safety Network, participation, duties, 3068

            Near-miss events, study regarding tracking and reporting, 3071

            Nursing services, staffing requirements, duties concerning plans, 2024-2026

            Patient safety plans and committees, duties, penalties for violations, 551, 552, 554, 558

            Patient safety violations, penalties, 558

            Sentinel events

                  Investigation and implementation of plan to remedy, 3068

                  Reports, duties regarding, penalty for violations, 551, 552, 554

                  Summary of certain reports, preparation, publication on Internet, 3069

      Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee for the Prevention and Treatment of, creation, 293

      Vehicles, parking in common-interest communities, 975

EMERGENCY RESPONSE COMMISSION, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 2173

      General appropriation, 2113

EMERGENCY TELEPHONE SYSTEMS

      Surcharge, imposition in certain counties, procedures, 640, 642

      Telephone system defined, 640

EMINENT DOMAIN

      Appraisals, provision of copies to property owner, 3215

      Attorney’s fees and costs, liability, recovery, 3215, 3216

      Common-interest communities, exercise of eminent domain by association prohibited, 2877

      Fair market value, determination, 3215

      Interest, award, 3216

      Just compensation, determination, 3215, 3216

      PISTOL initiative, repeal, 3216

      Public use, determination, burden of proof, 3214, 3215

      Reversion of property to original property owner, 3216

      Transfer of property to other private person or entity, restrictions, 3213-3216

      Valuation of taken or damaged property, 3215, 3216

EMOTIONAL DISTURBANCE, CHILDREN WITH (See MENTAL ILLNESS, PERSONS WITH)

EMPLOYEE LEASING COMPANIES

      Certificates of registration, fees, 1127

      Financial statements, submission to Division, 1127-1129

      Industrial insurance coverage for employees

            Client companies, notice of responsibility for coverage, 1125

            Injuries, notices, duties, effect, 1131

            Reports to Advisory Organization, 1124

            Satisfaction of obligation, 1123-1126

EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES

      Background investigations, receipt and use of criminal history records, 1837

      Child support withholdings, prohibited acts, 954, 955

      City employees (See CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      County employees (See COUNTY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Health insurance (See also INSURANCE)

            Small employers, continuation of coverage for certain employees, 2452-2455

      Housing, continuation of employer-assisted housing grant program, 607

      Independent contractors, legislative study of employee misclassifications, 3300

      Industrial insurance (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Job training (See JOB TRAINING)

      Labor unions (See LABOR UNIONS AND ORGANIZATIONS)

      Mental retardation and related conditions, persons with, regulation of employers and day training services, 2235-2242

      Occupational safety (See OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH)

      Payroll tax (See BUSINESS TAX)

      Renewable energy projects, loans and set-aside programs, 2002-2004

      Retailers (See RETAILERS)

      School conferences and activities, leave requirements, retaliation prohibited, 1246-1249

      State employees (See STATE OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)

      Tax abatement

            New or expanded businesses

                  Applications, notice to governing bodies, 2541

                  Terms of abatement, requirements, reports, 2540

            Renewable energy facilities, 2004-2009, 2013, 2014, 2017

      Town employees (See TOWNS—Officers and employees)

      Unemployment compensation (See UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION)

      Wages (See WAGES)

      Workforce Investment Board, duties, 2277, 2278

EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES

      Consultants hired by state agencies, requirements, 2066

EMPLOYMENT SECURITY DIVISION (See EMPLOYMENT, TRAINING AND REHABILITATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

EMPLOYMENT, TRAINING AND REHABILITATION, DEPARTMENT OF

      Appropriation, 2112

      Authorized expenditures, 2175

      Director, unemployment compensation, duties, 16

      Employment Security Division

            Employment Security Fund, use, 2496

            Grants to nonprofit private entities to be used to make certain loans, duties, 148

            Unemployment compensation, duties, 13, 2494, 2495

      Energy efficiency and renewable energy projects, duties, 2867-2869

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2151

      Taxes and fees, reports to Interim Finance Committee, 970

ENCRYPTION

      Data collectors, electronic transfer of personal information, duties, 1603

ENERGY COMMISSIONER, NEVADA

      Appointment, 1366, 2015

      Budget, duties, 2017

      Funding of operation

            Federal stimulus money, duties, 1410, 2017

            Public Utilities Commission Regulatory Fund, transfer from reserve account, 2017

      Local plans to retrofit public facilities, receipt, 1407

      New Energy Industry Task Force, Chairman, 1370

      Powers and duties generally, 1366-1368, 1373-1377

      Renewable Energy Fund, administration, 2009, 2014

      State and Local Government Panel on Renewable and Efficient Energy, Chairman, 1369

      State energy plan, duties, 1373

      Tax abatement for certain renewable energy facilities, duties, 2004-2009

ENERGY CONSERVATION

      Authorized expenditures, 2166

      Business and Industry, Department of, authorized expenditures, 2175

      Common-interest communities, use of shutters to reduce energy costs, 247

      Electric resistance heating systems, procedure for use, 987, 988

      Electric utilities, implementation of energy efficiency and conservation programs, incentives, 1391, 1392

      Electric vehicles (See MOTOR VEHICLES—Low emission and energy-efficient vehicles)

      Green buildings, application for tax abatements, procedures, 988, 989

      Green Jobs Initiative, promotion of energy efficiency projects, 2867-2869

      Legislative study of production and use of energy in State, 3298

      Loans and set-aside programs for construction of projects, 2002-2004

      Local governments

            Comprehensive program for retrofitting, development, 1372

            Local improvements, authorized projects, 1402, 1403

            Performance contracts for operating cost-savings measures, 962-969, 1405

            Weatherization and retrofitting projects, 1406, 1407, 2869-2872

      Nevada System of Higher Education, establishment of study programs, duties relating to research, 817, 1367, 1368, 1407

      New Energy Industry Task Force, creation, duties, 1369, 1370, 2016

      Residential property

            Energy assistance programs, funding, authorized expenditures, 1389, 1390, 2171

            Renewable Energy Fund, creation, sources and use, 2009, 2014

            Weatherization projects, funding, 2868, 2869

      Standards for conservation and efficiency, adoption, 987

      State and Local Government Panel on Efficient Energy, creation, duties, 1368, 1369

      State buildings

            Comprehensive program for retrofitting, development, 1372

            Energy tracking program, applicability, funding, 1404, 1405

            Standards and guidelines for energy efficiency, adoption, 2755, 2756

            State energy reduction plan, funding, reports, 1375

            Weatherization and retrofitting projects, 2869-2872

      State energy plan, contents, 1373, 1374

      State purchasing, standards for purchase of devices, adoption, 2754

      Trust Fund for Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation, administration, 1378

ENERGY, OFFICE OF

      Electric resistance heating systems, receipt of reports, 987, 988

      Funding of operation

            Federal stimulus money, duties, 1410

            Public utility assessments, 1393, 1394, 1410, 2017

      Green buildings, duty to forward tax abatement applications removed, 989

      Interim Finance Committee, reports to, 2872

      Loans and set-aside programs for renewable energy systems, duties, 2002-2004

      Powers and duties generally, 1370-1373, 1375

      Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Authority, coordination, 1368

      Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Energy Conservation Loans, Fund for, administration, 2002

      Renewable energy facilities, tax abatement, duties, 2004, 2008

      Report on status of energy, requirements, 1370

      Retrofitting public buildings, development of comprehensive program, 1372

      Salaries of Director and Deputy Director, 2147

      Solar or wind energy systems, duties regarding use on residential property, 1597, 1599

      State energy reduction plan, funding, duties, 1375

ENGINE EMISSION CONTROLS (See AIR POLLUTION)

ENGINEERS

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Public works, authorized or prohibited contract provisions, 2226

ENTERPRISE COMMUNITY, SOUTHERN NEVADA

      Board, name change, composition, duties, 2771-2773

      Projects Fund, creation, 2758

ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 2173

      Clean vehicles and alternative fuel, duties, 2627, 2628

      Methamphetamine and certain other substances, duties, 824

      Tires, facilities for processing or recycling, duties, 1079, 1083, 1085

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALISTS

      Board of Registered Environmental Health Specialists

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

      Certificates, procedures for summary suspension, 651

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

      Air pollution control (See AIR POLLUTION)

      Alternative fuels (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

      Cleaning products used in public schools, requirements, 983-986

      Property tax exemption for certain nonprofit organizations, 572, 573

      Recycling (See RECYCLING)

      Spring Mountains, protection of adjacent lands, 734-737

      Water conservation (See WATER CONSERVATION)

      Water pollution control (See WATER POLLUTION)

      Weed control (See WEEDS)

      Wilderness areas and study areas, certain federal actions urged, 3263

      Wildlife habitat and land acquisition, 2001 bond issue

            Coordinator within Department of Wildlife, use of certain proceeds to fund position, 2249

            Rescission and reenactment, 2462

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

EPS/HOMEMAKER PROGRAM

      Appropriation, 2109, 2176

      Authorized expenditures, 2171

EQUAL RIGHTS COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Authorized expenditures, 2175

      General appropriation, 2112

      Public accommodations discrimination, duties, 717

EQUALIZATION, COUNTY BOARDS OF

      Appeal of assessment of property on unsecured tax roll, duties, 1219, 1220

ESCAPE

      Fugitive from justice, definition for purposes of certain crimes, 485

      Mental illness or mental retardation, defendants with, notice to victim of escape from Division facilities, 71

      Privately-run prisons, applicability of laws, 2821

ESCROW

      Common-interest communities, purchase or reservation of unit, 2931, 2932

      Disbursements of money held in escrow, prohibited acts, 53

      Manufactured buildings and homes, requirements, 1923

ESCROW AGENTS AND AGENCIES

      Actions against agent or agency, right to bring, process, 741

      Authority of Commissioner unaffected by expiration, revocation or surrender of license, 1552

      Disbursements of money held in escrow, prohibited acts, 53

      Educational requirements, 1552

      Fines for violations, 741, 742

      Restitution for loss resulting from violation, orders, 741

      Unlicensed operation, contracts voidable, penalties, remedies, 741

ESMERALDA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Mitigation, Fund for, authorized uses, 297, 298

ESTATES OF DECEDENTS

      Appealable orders, time for filing notice of appeal, 1635, 1636

      Assets held by guardian of decedent, restrictions on transfer, 1666

      Court fees for filing certain petitions, 2479

      Declaratory relief, actions for, requirements, 1636

      Exempt property, setting apart for surviving spouse or minor children, 1628

      Federal taxes, apportionment of certain taxes, 1631

      Gaming interests, restrictions on transfer to heirs or devisees, 290

      Homestead, setting apart for surviving spouse or minor children, 1629

      Intestate succession, no issue, surviving spouse or parent but siblings, 1624

      Personal representatives

            Attorneys, compensation, 1629-1634, 2524-2526

            Fees, 1632

            Qualifications, appointment, 1626-1628

      Sales, payment of real estate commission, 1629

      Summary administration, petitions, 1628

      Wills (See WILLS)

ESTATES, TAX ON

      Apportionment in certain cases, 1631

      Principal and Income Act, applicability of federal estate marital tax deduction, 330, 331

ETHANOL (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

ETHICS

      Attorneys performing functions of real estate brokers, duties, 781

      Common-interest communities

            Community managers, 2812, 2816, 2876

            Executive board members, 1099, 2819, 2876, 2908

      Common-law privileges and immunities, applicability, 1044

      Contracts with governmental agencies, procedures, 1060, 1061, 1068, 1069

      Legislators, 1043-1065

      Manufactured buildings and homes, prohibited acts by dealers, 1923

      Manufactured Housing, Division of, employees, 1904, 1905

      Mental illness, persons with, admission to or release from mental health facilities, 336

      Nevada Energy Commissioner and employees, 1366

      Nevada Ethics in Government Law

            Acknowledgment of statutory ethical standards

                  Filing requirements, effect of failure to comply, 1066, 1067

                  Medical boards, requirements for members of certain boards, 1017

            Contracts involving public officer and agency, 1060, 1068

            Definitions, 1043, 1047, 1048

            Former officer or employee, acceptance of employment with certain businesses restricted, civil penalties, 1044, 1074

            General improvement district trustees, applicability of laws, 1047, 1048

            Investigations, time limit for commencement, 1051

            Legislative declarations, 1042, 1046, 1074

            Legislators, applicability of laws, 1046

            Representation or counseling of private persons before public agencies, disclosure requirements, 1054

            Voting by public officers, required disclosures, 1057-1059

      Occupational and professional board members generally, 871

      Youth Legislature, Nevada, nepotism prohibited, 252

ETHICS, COMMISSION ON

      Appropriation, 2113

      Authorized expenditures, 2166

      Conflicts of interest, considerations in determinations regarding, 1058

      Executive Director, qualifications, 1049

      Former public officer or employee, acceptance of employment with certain businesses, duties, 1045

      Investigations, time for, 1051

      Legislators, jurisdiction limited, 1047, 1057

      Lobbying activities, 1048-1051

      Opinions

            Deadline for rendering, 1061

            Legislators, proceedings, 1064

      Representation of private persons before agencies by public officers, receipt of disclosures, 1055

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2149

      Violations, procedures following determinations, 1064

EUREKA COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      State Public Defender, reimbursement for services, 2179

EUREKA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Mitigation, Fund for, authorized uses, 297, 298

EVICTION

      Damages to personal property, amount recoverable, 12

      Foreclosures or trustee sales, procedures, notices, 2782-2789

EVIDENCE

      Acquittal in other jurisdiction, admissibility in evidence, 2734

      Alcohol or controlled substance, affidavit or declaration of expert witness as to existence or quantity, 32, 33

      Biological evidence of certain crimes, preservation, 1845

EX-FELONS (See also FELONIES)

      Failure to register, genetic marker testing, submission of identifying information to Repository, 80

EXAMINERS, STATE BOARD OF

      Appraisers of Real Estate, Commission on, duties, 1513

      Budget shortfall, appropriation, duties, 2116, 2122

      Consumer’s Advocate, revolving account for investigations, duties, 2538, 2696

      Critical labor shortage, designation of positions, 1549

      Debts owed State, requests from State Controller regarding, 1181

      Furloughs by state employees, duties, appropriations, 2162, 2163, 2166

      Highway construction, bond issue, duties, 2463

      Housing Division, duties regarding contracts entered into by, 2872

      Independent contractors with State, duties, receipt of contracts, 2230, 2231

      Rainy Day Fund, requests for transfer of money, duties, 1414

      School districts, requests for waiver from certain requirements, duties, 907

      State business portal, approval of contracts to operate, 2028

      United States Treasury, payments to, duties, 2122

      Utility costs for state agencies, duties, 2342

      Victims of crime, compensation awards, duties, 1508

EXCAVATIONS

      Definition of excavation includes boring, 1168

      Sewer service laterals

            Excavations or demolitions proposed, rights and duties of sewer main operators and others, 1167

            Marking of location by governmental entities and others, 1168-1170

EXCHANGE FACILITATORS

      Applicability of laws, technical correction, 35

EXECUTION OF CIVIL JUDGMENTS

      Fees for issuance of writs, 2479

      Trust property, exemption, 803-811

EXPLOSIVES

      Bomb squads, jurisdiction, duties, 683-686

      Damage or destruction of property, penalties, 22

      Definition for purposes of crimes, 21

      Duplicative laws repealed, 23

      Fugitives from justice, definition for purposes of certain crimes, 485

EXTORTION

      Notaries public, conviction disqualifies from appointment, 3027

      Real estate appraisals, improper influence, 1512, 1517

F

FACTORY-BUILT HOUSING (See MANUFACTURED BUILDINGS AND HOMES)

FAIR AND RECREATION BOARDS

      Reno-Sparks Convention Authority, authority regarding real property transactions, 2266

      Room tax (See ROOM TAX)

FALLON, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Newlands Project, federal assistance for repair to Truckee Canal urged, 3252

FALSE IMPRISONMENT OF CHILD (See CRIME AGAINST A CHILD)

FAMILY COURTS (See also DISTRICT COURTS)

      Eighth Judicial District, number of judges increased, funding, 2477, 2483

      Placement of children, certain relatives to be given preference, 215, 216, 219, 220

FAMILY SUPPORT ACT, UNIFORM INTERSTATE

      Communication between tribunals, 134

      Convention support orders, procedures, 120-124

      Foreign support orders, foreign tribunals or an obligee, obligor or child residing in foreign country, applicability of laws, 119

      Modification of orders, jurisdiction, 139, 140

      Parent-child relationship, establishment, 119

      Registration and enforcement of certain orders, 119

FAMILY THERAPISTS (See MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS)

FARMING (See AGRICULTURE)

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION

      Background checks, authorized requests for information by agencies, 1835, 1843

FEDERAL ECONOMIC STIMULUS MONEY AND PROGRAMS

      Authorized expenditures, availability and transfer of money, 2181

      Energy Commissioner, Nevada, duties, 1410

      Energy conservation projects, loans and set-aside programs, 2002-2004

      Energy, Office of, duties, 1375, 1410, 2002, 2003

      Governor’s Workforce Investment Board, duties, 2278

      Green Jobs Initiative, requirements, 2869, 2872

      Interim Finance Committee, creation of oversight subcommittee, 3292

      Renewable energy projects, loans and set-aside programs, 2002-2004

      State buildings, energy tracking program, funding, 1404, 1405

      State energy reduction plan, funding, 1375

      Tax credit bonds, procedures, 2656, 2659-2661

      Unemployment compensation programs, funding, 16

FELONIES (See also specific crimes)

      Accountants, disqualification from practice, 313, 320

      Animals, possession or sale with intent to use in fight, 973

      Battery committed by strangulation, 87-89

      Child pornography, prohibited acts, 2662

      Common-interest communities, certain violations, 2875, 2876

      Criminal gang recruitment, 417

      Domestic violence battery, 89-91

      Excrement or bodily fluids, unlawful acts by prisoners, 151

      Explosives, damage or destruction of property, 22

      Fraudulent transactions with similar pattern, intent or victim, 143

      Genetic marker testing of offenders (See GENETIC MARKER TESTING)

      Guardian, appointment, consideration of conviction, 783

      Habitual criminals, defined for purposes of sentencing, 567

      Hunting or fishing guides, unlicensed activities, 449

      Identifying information of offenders, submission to Central Repository, 80

      Juvenile court, jurisdiction, 49, 51

      Mortgage agents, disqualification from practice, 2686

      Mortgage brokers, disqualification from practice, 2680, 2685, 2686

      Off-highway vehicle dealers and other licensees, violations, 3090

      Perfusionists, disqualification from practice, unlicensed practice, 2945, 2974

      Personal representatives, appointment, consideration of conviction, 1626

      Physician assistants, disqualification from practice, 2945

      Physicians, disqualification from practice, 2945

      Prostitution, solicitation of child for, 1245

      Racketeering, prohibited acts, 145

      Radio frequency identification, prohibited acts, 761, 762

      Resisting or obstructing public officer, penalties, 163

      Respiratory care practitioners, disqualification from practice, 2945

      Scrap metal, unlawful acts involving, 1242

      Sexual assault protective orders, violation, 229

      Stalking, unlawful acts, 3007

      Streetlights or traffic-control devices, theft, 1242

      Unemployment insurance fraud, 2495

      Viatical settlements, violations, 1804, 1805

      Wildlife licenses or permits, revocation permanently for two or more felony convictions, 2645, 2646

FERNLEY, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Newlands Project, federal assistance for repair to Truckee Canal urged, 3252

FINANCE, STATE BOARD OF

      Capital improvement projects, bond issues, duties, 2458, 2463

      Deposits of state money in out-of-state financial institutions, powers, 2656

      Expenses of bond issues, payment, duties, 2464

      Historic preservation, bond issues, duties, 2462

      Tahoe Basin preservation bonds, issuance, 2416, 2417, 2419

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS, DIVISION OF (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS, TAXES ON

      Overpayments, credit applied to other tax liabilities, 63, 66

FINANCIAL PLANNERS (See also INVESTMENT ADVISERS)

      Licensure as insurance consultant required to negotiate viatical settlements, 1787

FINES

      Alcoholic beverage awareness program, violations, 479

      Anesthesia or sedation, violations regarding certain services, 530

      Appraisal management companies, violations, 1513, 1519

      Body shops, deceptive trade practices, 2532, 2703

      Business trusts, unlawful operation in State, 1713

      Child care facilities, violations, 930

      Chiropractors, violations, 1020

      Cigarettes, fire safety standards, prohibited acts, 2435, 2437, 2438

      Collection of fines, payment by credit or debit card, convenience fees, 1571-1574

      Construction sites, health and safety violations, 2423

      Corporations, unlawful operation in State, 1684

      Credit cards, printing certain information on sales receipt, 578

      Cribs, distribution of unsafe cribs, 2443

      Debit cards, printing certain information on sales receipt, 578

      Debt-management service providers, violations, 1995

      Defibrillator manufacturers, violations, 778

      Escrow agents and agencies, violations, 741, 742

      Foreclosures or trustee sales, failure to maintain property following purchase, 2784, 2787

      Garagemen, deceptive trade practices, 2532, 2703

      Garbage, unlawful dumping, 408

      Industrial insurance, prohibited acts, 3040, 3041, 3043, 3045

      Limited-liability companies, unlawful operation in State, 1691, 1698

      Limited-liability limited partnerships, unlawful operation in State, 1701, 1702, 1708

      Limited-liability partnerships, unlawful operation in State, 1699

      Limited partnerships, unlawful operation in State, 1701, 1706, 1707

      Local government employee-management relations, failure to pay fees, 2450

      Long-term care administrators, violations, 442

      Manufactured buildings and homes, violations by licensees, 1916, 1925

      Massage therapists, unlawful acts, 2574, 2575, 2579, 2580

      Medical facilities

            Patient safety plan and committee, violations, 554

            Patient safety violations, 558

            Refractive surgery facilities, unlicensed operation, 451

            Sentinel events reports, violations, 554

      Mortgage bankers, violations, 747, 2688

      Mortgage brokers and agents, violations, 747, 1453, 2684, 2686, 2688

      Motor carriers, violations, 467

      Motor vehicle fuel suppliers and retailers, unlawful acts, 2630, 2631

      Motor vehicle sales, deceptive trade practices, 2698, 2699

      Nonprofit corporations, unlawful operation in State, 1685, 1686

      Nuisance violations, 405

      Nurses and nursing assistants, retaliatory acts against, 1420, 1423, 1427

      Off-highway vehicles, violations, 3100

      Ordinances regarding licensure or regulation, violation, 425

      Osteopathic physicians, violations, 2988

      Perfusionists, violations, 2972

      Pet retailers, failure to make disclosures regarding sterilization, 2018

      Physician assistants, violations, 2972

      Physicians, violations, 530, 2951, 2972

      Professional associations, unlawful operation in State, 1713

      Real estate appraisals, violations, 1512, 1519

      Respiratory care practitioners, violations, 2972

      Securities violations, 2562

      Sewer systems, violations related to excavations, 1170

      Solid waste, unlawful dumping, 408

      Special fuel suppliers and retailers, unlawful acts, 2632, 2633, 2641

      Stem cells, imposition of fines for related activities restricted, 2744

      Tires, violations regarding processing, recycling or disposal, 1079, 1080, 1085

      Trust companies, violations, 1146, 1955, 1963

      Unemployment compensation, unlawful acts, 2495

FINGERPRINTING (See also CRIMINAL HISTORY, RECORDS OF)

      Appraisal management companies, 1514

      Debt-management service providers, 1975

      Home, agencies providing personal care services in the, 504

      Homes for individual residential care, 504

      Off-highway vehicle dealers and other licensees, 3091

      Perfusionists, 2952

      Physicians and physician assistants, 2952

      Private investigators and related licensees, unlicensed employees, 1942, 1946

      Psychologists, 2989

      Respiratory care practitioners, 2952

      Scrap metal processors, duties regarding sellers, 1240

FIRE DEPARTMENTS

      Arson investigators, industrial insurance and occupational disease coverage, 542-547

      Cancer, occupational disease coverage, 2822

      Common-interest communities, parking of vehicles, 975

      Consolidation of public safety functions in larger counties, study, 2675

      County fire department districts, fees for transports to medical facilities, 1236

      Infectious diseases, emergency response employees to be notified of possible exposure, 910-913

      Nye County, sales tax for personnel and facilities, implementation, 587, 588

      Volunteer firefighters

            Cancer as occupational disease, 2822

            Heart disease as occupational disease, 749

            Retired public employees, reemployment without loss of benefits, 705

FIRE MARSHAL, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 2173, 2180

      Cigarette fire safety standards, duties, receipt of reports, 2435-2439

      Foster homes, duties, 1492

      General appropriations, 2113

      Lake Mead Basin, duties, 2746, 2748

      Novelty lighters, duties regarding unlawful sale or distribution, 1416

      Refund of certain fees, appropriation to cover costs, 2251

      Tahoe Basin, duties, 2746, 2748

      Training programs, funding, 2180

FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICTS (See also DISTRICTS)

      Clearance of vegetation around certain structures, requirements, 2747

      Lake Mead Basin, study of authority and funding, 2750

      Sierra Fire Protection District, transfer of state land to, 2750, 2751

      Tahoe Basin, study of authority and funding, 2746, 2748, 2750

FIREARMS

      Concealed firearms, certification of retired peace officers to carry, 563

      Fugitives from justice, definition for purposes of certain crimes, 485

      Mental illness, persons with

            Court records, transmittal to Central Repository, procedures, 2485-2492

            Petition to regain right to possess firearm, procedures, 2488, 2489

      Resisting or obstructing public officer, penalties, 163

      Wards, determination of mental capacity, 2490

FIRES AND FIRE PROTECTION

      Animal protection, establishment of certain safety codes encouraged, 3199

      Authorized expenditures, 2174

      Cigarette fire safety standards, requirements, penalties, 2433-2439

      Clearance of vegetation around certain structures, requirements, 2747

      Conservation camps, program for operating, establishment, 4

      Fire departments (See FIRE DEPARTMENTS)

      Fire protection districts (See FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICTS)

      Lake Mead Basin, requirements, 2746, 2748, 2750

      Novelty lighters, unlawful sale or distribution, 1415

      Tahoe Basin, requirements, 513, 2746, 2748, 2750

      Wildfire prevention, use of certain bond proceeds to fund position of coordinator within Department of Wildlife, 2249

      Wildfire Support Group commended and similar models encouraged, 3255

FISCAL ANALYSIS DIVISION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

FISHING

      Guides (See GUIDES)

      Licenses, permits or privileges

            Applications, procedures, 2646, 2647

            False information to obtain, penalty, 2647

            Resident licenses, qualifications, 2646

            Revocation permanently for two or more felony convictions, 2645, 2646

FITNESS AND WELLNESS, ADVISORY COUNCIL ON THE STATE PROGRAM FOR

      Chairman and Vice Chairman, selection, 2255

      Committees and subcommittees, appointment, 2255

      Composition, 2254

      Expenditure and reversion of money from previous appropriation extended, 2256

      Members

            Appointment, qualifications, 2255, 2256

            Removal, 2255

FLOOD CONTROL

      Newlands Project, federal assistance for repair to Truckee Canal urged, 3252

      Washoe County

            Flood management projects, financing, 2735-2739, 2742, 2743

            Program to provide financial assistance to property owners, 1429-1431

FOOD

      Clark County, authority to install vending stands at transit facilities, 844

      Donation, receipt or distribution of food, immunities, 146

      Nutrition Education Programs, authorized expenditures, 2168

      WIC program, authorized expenditures, 2170

FOOD AND DRINK ESTABLISHMENTS

      Child care facilities, exemptions from regulation as food establishment, 1013

FORECLOSURES

      Acquisition of foreclosed property, duties of purchasers, effect of noncompliance, 2783, 2784, 2787, 2788

      Attorneys at law, applicability of certain laws, 1460

      Common-interest communities, liens, 1007-1013

      Deficiency judgments, award restricted, 1330

      Foreclosure consultants

            Contract requirements, 1457

            Definition excludes debt-management service providers, 1999

            Examination and supervision, assessments, 1459

            Homeowner defined, applicability of laws, 1460

            Licensing, regulations, 1457

            Mortgage lending fraud, acts constituting, 1461

            Payments to consultant, deposit, records, 1458

            Registration requirements, 748

      Health districts, foreclosure of nuisance abatement liens, 1500

      Holders of beneficial interest in loan, powers of majority, 1553

      Landlords and tenants

            Disclosures by landlords to prospective tenants, violation constitutes deceptive trade practice, 2791

            Eviction procedures, 2785, 2786

            Notice of default and notice of sale, posting on property, 2788

            Notices to tenants

                  Change of ownership of property, 2785, 2786

                  Commencement of foreclosure proceedings, 2782, 2783, 2788, 2789

      Loan modification consultants, licensure and regulation, 1457-1459

      Mediation

            Fees for support of certain mediation programs, 2482

            Right of certain homeowners to request, procedures, 1752-1755

      Notice of default and election to sell

            Contents, 2788

            Owner-occupied housing, requirements, 1752, 1753

            Posting on property, 2788

            Recording, fees, 2482

      Notice of foreclosure, manner of service, 1757, 1758, 2791-2793

      Notice of sale

            Contents, 2781, 2788

            Recording and posting, requirements, 2781, 2782, 2788

            Removal or defacement, penalties, 2783, 2791

            State Board of Health, receipt of certain notice, 2781, 2790

            Tenants or subtenants, receipt of separate notice, 2782, 2783, 2788, 2789

      Payment to cure deficiency before foreclosure, procedure, 1329

      Sale of property

            Recording of trustee’s deed, requirements, liabilities, 1005

            Trustee’s power of sale, 1752-1758, 2791-2793

FOREIGN CITIZENS

      Agricultural labor, applicability of unemployment compensation laws, 1193

      Celebration of Nevada’s ethnic and cultural diversity urged, 3204

      International wills (See WILLS)

      Physician Visa Waiver program, requirements, 771-774

FOREIGN CORPORATIONS (See CORPORATIONS)

FOREIGN COUNTRIES

      Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act, 1640-1644

      Conviction or acquittal of crime in another country as bar to prosecution in Nevada, repeal, 2734

      Interstate Family Support Act, applicability of laws, 119

      Public Employees’ Retirement Board, duties regarding certain Iranian-related investments, 2774-2777

      Taiwan, support for participation in World Health Organization, urged, 3184

      Turkey, actions regarding Ecumenical Patriarchate urged, 3241

      Wills, international (See WILLS)

FOREIGN TRADE ZONES

      Logistics and distribution centers, development in State, study, 3290

FORENSIC LABORATORIES

      Alcohol or controlled substance, affidavit of expert witness as to existence or quantity, 32, 33

      Genetic marker testing of criminal offenders, duties, 82

FORESTER FIREWARDEN, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 2174

      Clearance of vegetation around certain structures, enforcement, 2747

      Conservation camps, duties, 4

      Duties generally, 2747, 2750

      Lake Mead Basin, duties, 2746, 2748, 2750

      Tahoe Basin, duties, 513, 2746, 2748, 2750

FORESTRY

      Conservation camps (See CONSERVATION CAMPS)

      Federal forest reserves money, authority to create special districts to manage, reports, 1316, 1317

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

 

FORFEITURES

      Child prostitution, forfeiture of assets, use of proceeds, 574-576

FORGERY

      Massage therapy, prohibited acts regarding licenses, 2572, 2573

      Notaries public, conviction disqualifies from appointment, 3027

FORMS

      Authority to solemnize marriages, affidavit, 726

      International wills, certificates, 250

      Marriage

            Certificates, 731

            Licenses, 723

            Revocation of authority to solemnize marriages, affidavit, 722

      Mortgage brokers, surety bonds, 743

      Power of attorney, 193-198, 201-207

FOSSILS

      Paleontological Awareness Month, designation, 384

      Sites, protection and administration, 375-379

      State Paleontologist, designation, duties, 382-384

FOSTER CARE

      Authorized expenditures, 2171

      Clark County, study of integration of health and social services, 1119

      Enhanced foster care rate for certain children, 2117

      Exemption of certain relatives from licensure and regulation, 515, 516

      Legislative Auditor, inspection and review of homes providing emergency shelter or care for certain children, 3

      Legislative Committee on Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice, creation, 2545

      Licensees, employees and adult residents, child abuse and neglect screenings, 515

      Minority children, assessment of disproportionate numbers urged, 3233

      Placement of children, agencies and certain persons providing services, assistance, 1490

      Specialized foster homes, definition, regulation, 1485-1489

      Standardized practice model to address issues related to child and family services, development urged, 3233

FRANCHISES

      Liquor suppliers and wholesalers, prohibited acts by suppliers, 1542, 1543

      Motor vehicles (See MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Off-highway vehicle dealers, 3097

FRATERNAL BENEFIT SOCIETIES

      College students, continuation of certain coverage, 1785

      Fund for Insurance Administration and Enforcement, fee, 1763

      Genetic information nondiscrimination, requirements, 1785

      Legislative study concerning establishment of health insurance exchange, 3005

      Mental health coverage, parity and equity requirements, 1785

      Prescription drugs, coverage for certain previously approved drugs, 1785

      Substance abuse coverage, parity and equity requirements, 1785

FRAUD

      Consumer Affairs for Minorities, Ombudsman of, duties, 1502

      Mortgage lending fraud, acts constituting, 1461-1463

      Notaries public, conviction disqualifies from appointment, 3027

      Transactions with similar pattern, intent or victim, penalty, 143

      Unemployment insurance fraud, penalties, 2494, 2495

FUELS, ALTERNATIVE (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

FUGITIVES FROM JUSTICE

      Definition for purposes of certain crimes, 485

FUNERAL DIRECTORS AND EMBALMERS

      Licenses, permits or certificates, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Nevada State Funeral Board

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

FUNERALS

      Guardian and ward, money for expenses exempt from other claims, 1657

      Indigent persons, relative’s liability for expenses, 1666

      Industrial insurance death benefits, burial expenses, 3038, 3039

G

GAMING

      Cash transactions, obsolete provision regarding records repealed, 277

      Disseminators of live broadcasts and information for racing, requirements, fees, 287, 288

      Employees, definition, filing of change of employment notices, 274, 281, 282

      Gaming debts, recovery by patrons, procedures, 286

      Gaming device, definition of term, 274

      Government-owned or governmental entities involved in gaming, regulation, 2429

      Heirs or devisees, restrictions on transfer of interests, 290

      Licensure or finding of suitability

            Call centers for licensed race book or sports pool, requirements, 279

            Games, persons inventing, developing or owning property rights, 279

            Limited-liability partnerships, applicability of laws, 288

            Nonrestricted licenses

                  Requirements, 2429

                  Spring Mountains, prohibition on issuance, 737

            Standards and qualifications, failure to maintain grounds for disciplinary action, 280, 281

      Manufacturers

            Definitions, 273, 276

            Independent contractors, regulation, reports, 289, 290

      Problem gambling (See PROBLEM GAMBLING)

      Sports pools and race books

            Agreements negotiated by Off-Track Pari-Mutuel Wagering Committee, requirements, 2431

            Call centers, licensing and finding of suitability may be required, 279

            Dog racing, applicability of laws, 2429-2431

            Live broadcasts for racing, dissemination, requirements, fees, 287, 288

            Non-sporting events, wagering allowed, 2429

GAMING COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Authorized expenditures, 2177

      Confidentiality of information, certain information deemed privileged, 276, 277

      Former members, certain acts or employment restricted, civil penalties, 1044, 1074

      Gaming devices, duties, 274

      Governmental entities involved in gaming, regulation, 2429

      Heirs or devisees, transfer of gaming interests, duties, 290

      Manufacturers and independent contractors, regulations, 289, 290

      Off-Track Pari-Mutuel Wagering Committee, duties, 2431

      Pari-mutuel wagering, disseminators, duties, 287, 288

      Spring Mountains, nonrestricted licenses prohibited, 737

GAMING CONTROL BOARD, STATE

      Authorized expenditures, 2172, 2177, 2182

      Branch offices, authority to establish, 276

      Confidentiality of information, certain information deemed privileged, 276, 277

      Former members, certain acts or employment restricted, civil penalties, 1044, 1074

      Hearing Panels, Account for the Operation of, transfer of money, 291

      Heirs or devisees, transfer of gaming interests, duties, 290

      Independent contractors, approval of contracts, 2230

      Racing and Pari-Mutuel Wagering, Account for, sources, 291

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2154, 2155, 2165

      Taxes and fees, reports to Interim Finance Committee, 970

GANGS, CRIMINAL

      Building or place used for criminal activity, nuisance, remedies, 1309-1312

      Injunctions and recovery of damages, authority of local entities, penalty for violations, 1312-1314

      Recruitment, penalty, 417

      School districts, policy prohibiting gang activity on school property, 1195

GARAGES AND REPAIR SHOPS

      Acceptance of vehicle for repair, duties, 2530, 2701

      Complaints against and investigation of shop, reports, 2532, 2533, 2703, 2704

      Deceptive trade practices

            Acts deemed, 2531, 2702, 2703

            Administrative fines, 2532, 2703

            Investigations, reports, 2532, 2533, 2703, 2704

      Estimates

            Cost estimate to be furnished for certain repairs, contents, 2530, 2701

            Notice of additional charges, 2530, 2531, 2701, 2702

            Repairs to be in accordance with written estimate or statement, 2531, 2702

      Liens, requirements, enforcement, 2531, 2532, 2702, 2703

      Records to be retained by garageman, 2531, 2702

      Replaced parts to be delivered to person authorizing repairs, 2531, 2702

      Signs, requirements, penalties, 2528-2530, 2699-2701

      Statement of charges, requirements, penalties, 2532, 2703

      Violations, civil penalties, injunctive relief, 2533, 2704

GARBAGE (See also SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL)

      Civil penalties for unlawful dumping, disposition, 408

      Counties, authority to establish control programs for unlawful dumping, 408

GARNISHMENT

      Writs, issuance, 2479

GASOHOL (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

GASOLINE TAXES (See MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAXES)

GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION

      Equality Day designated, 3222

GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT

      Contents, 2105-2125

GENERAL AUTHORIZED EXPENDITURES ACT

      Contents, 2166-2183

GENERAL CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS ACT

      Contents, 2456-2470

GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS (See also DISTRICTS)

      Ethics in Government Law, Nevada, applicability, 1047, 1048

      Overton Power District, number and election of trustees, 2245

GENERATION-SKIPPING TRANSFER TAX

      Apportionment in certain cases, 1631

GENETIC MARKER TESTING

      Biological evidence of certain crimes, preservation, 1845

      County funds for genetic marker testing, sources and use, 82

      Postconviction petitions for testing authorized, 1197-1200

      Specimen required to be submitted by certain offenders without court order, 80

GEOTHERMAL ENERGY (See RENEWABLE ENERGY)

GIFTS

      Cancer Drug Donation Program, establishment, 454-456

      Common-interest community managers, prohibited acts, 2817

      Teen mentoring programs, application and acceptance, 653

GOLF CARTS

      Operation on streets in planned communities, 85

GOLF COURSES

      Computation of deferred taxes following disqualification for open-space assessment, 1228, 1230

GOOD SAMARITAN LAW

      Community service as professional disciplinary assignment, effect, 871

 

GOVERNMENTAL SERVICES TAX

      Amount increased by reduction of depreciation allowed, allocation of additional revenue, 2190, 2191, 2193

      Clark County, use of supplemental tax for county operating costs, 2079

      Minimum tax increased, allocation of additional revenue, 2191, 2193

      Washoe County, imposition of supplemental tax without voter approval, use of proceeds, 2077, 2078

GOVERNOR

      Appointments made by

            Clemency Board, 3259

            Common-Interest Communities and Condominium Hotels, Commission for, 2905

            District court judges, 3272

            Dream Tags, Advisory Board on, 2059, 2063

            Economic Development, Commission on, 2754, 2757

            Educational Opportunity for Military Children, Compact on, Council members and Commissioner, 2614, 2615

            Emergency Medical Services, Committee on, duty removed, 666

            Energy Commissioner, Nevada, 1366, 2015

            Intermediate Appellate Court, judges, 3224, 3225, 3272

            Judicial Discipline, Commission on, 1336, 1337

            Judicial Performance, Commission on, 3270

            Judicial Selection, Commission on, 3273

            Maternal and Child Health, Advisory Board on, duty removed, 666

            Mental Health and Developmental Services Administrator, duty removed, 270

            Minority Health, Office of, Advisory Committee, duty removed, 662

            Nevada Academy of Health, 57, 58

            Off-Highway Vehicles, Commission on, 3082, 3105

            Psychological Examiners, Board of, 1481

            Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee for the Prevention and Treatment of, 294, 296

            Supreme Court justices, 3272

            Wildlife Commissioners, Board of, 445

            Workforce Investment Board, 2277

      Authorized expenditures

            Augmentations, approval, 2177

            Office of Governor, 2166

      Bill draft requests, number authorized, form, 1568

      Budget (See STATE FINANCES AND FUNDS)

      Cesar Chavez Day, proclamation, 388

      Consumer Health Assistance, Office for (See CONSUMER HEALTH ASSISTANCE, OFFICE FOR)

      Corporations, certain duty removed, 1685

      Education

            Other State Education Programs Account, duties, 2136

            School funding generally, duties, 2129

      Emergency management, confiscation of equipment from broadcasters, limitations, 497-500

      Energy, Office of (See ENERGY, OFFICE OF)

      Federal stimulus money, duties, 2181

      Gaming Control Board, transfers of money, recommendations, 2182

      General appropriations

            Education stabilization funds, approval of transfers, 2123

            Office and Mansion, 2105

            Transfers between fiscal years, recommendations, 2114-2116, 2119

            Work programs, approval of revisions, 2114, 2129

      Homeland Security, Office for, employee salaries, 2147

      Mansion

            Capital improvement projects, funding, 2456

            General appropriations, 2105

      Military, Office of the (See MILITARY, OFFICE OF THE)

      Nuclear Projects, Agency for (See NUCLEAR PROJECTS, AGENCY FOR)

      Paleontological Awareness Month, duties, 384

      Public health emergencies, duties, receipt of information, 367, 368

      Reports, receipt

            Early childhood education programs, 2132

            Energy, Office of, 1370

            Fitness and Wellness, State Program for, 2256

            Judicial Discipline, Commission on, 1337

            Medical Examiners, Board of, 2948

            Osteopathic Medicine, State Board of, 2981

            Public Employees’ Retirement Board, 2777

            Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Authority, 1379

            Revenue stabilization, legislative study, 3304

            Tahoe Basin, fire prevention and forest health, 513

            Youth Legislature, Nevada, 254

      Salary, payment, 2120

      State employee reimbursements or purchase of credit, duties, 2182

      Wildlife budget accounts, duties, 2181

      Workforce Investment Board, duties, 2277, 2278

GRANTS

      Agriculture Within This State, Account for License Plates for Promotion of, use, 352

      Education

            Autism, training of personnel working with pupils with, 1538

            Early childhood education programs, 2131

            Innovation and prevention of remediation, programs for, 243-245, 2323-2326

            Student incentive grants, funding, 2107, 2168

            Teen mentoring programs, application and acceptance, 653

      Federal stimulus programs (See FEDERAL ECONOMIC STIMULUS MONEY AND PROGRAMS)

      Fitness and Wellness, State Program for, 2255, 2256

      Grants Management Unit

            Appropriation, 2108

            Authorized expenditures, 2169

      Job training and education programs in industry sectors, 2278

      Off-Highway Vehicles, Fund for, use, 3085

      Sewer systems, connection to systems in Washoe County, 1428

      Small business start-up loans for senior citizens and veterans, 148

      Water pollution control, award of subgrants authorized, 636

      Water systems

            Flood control programs in Washoe County, 1429-1431

            Matching funds for capital improvements grants, determination, 669

            Nonprofit providers, eligibility and requirements for grants, 564-566

            Subgrants for certain purposes authorized, 635

            Washoe County, connection to system, 1428

GRAZING AND GRAZING LANDS (See also PUBLIC LANDS)

      Grazing boards, removal from State Department of Agriculture, 1595

      Lawsuits involving grazing on public land, disapproval expressed, 3242

      Sale of home or lot adjacent to open range, required disclosures, 670

      Weeds (See WEEDS)

GREEN BUILDINGS (See also ENERGY CONSERVATION)

      Legislative study of production and use of energy in State, 3298

      State buildings, adoption of standards and guidelines for energy efficiency, 2755, 2756

      Tax abatements, application procedures, 988, 989

      Weatherization and retrofitting of public buildings, 2869-2872

GREEN JOBS INITIATIVE

      Adoption, 2865

      Legislative study of efforts to attract green jobs, 3298

GROCERY STORES (See also RETAILERS)

      Donation of food, immunities, 146

GROUP CARE FACILITIES (See RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES FOR GROUPS)

GROUP INSURANCE FOR PUBLIC EMPLOYEES (See INSURANCE)

GUARDIANS AND WARDS

      Abandoned property, presumption of abandonment of certain property prohibited, 1665

      Accountings regarding wards residing in institution or facility, duties of care provider, 1640

      Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act, 1640-1644

      Appointment of guardian

            Felony conviction, consideration, 783

            Hearings, procedures, 2521, 2522

            Jurisdiction of courts, 1641, 1642

            Petitions, contents, 1647, 1648

            Power of attorney, principal may nominate guardian, 177, 199

            Temporary guardians, requirements, limitation of powers, 1649-1654

            Venue for appointment of guardian, 1645

            Without issuance of citation, requirements, 1648, 1649

      Court fees for filing certain petitions, 2479

      Definitions, 1639, 1644

      Firearms, determination of mental capacity of proposed ward, 2490

      Funeral expenses, exemption of money from claims, amount, 1657

      Guardian of estate

            Administration of smaller estates, 1656

            Guardianship accounts, access and management, 1660

      Guardian of the person, general functions, 1656, 1657

      Hearings on petitions, notices, 1644, 1659

      Involuntary court-ordered admission of ward to certain facilities, notification of guardian of certain actions, 1667-1669

      Legislative Committee on Senior Citizens, Veterans and Adults With Special Needs, duties, 2413

      Management of estates, requirements, 1657-1660

      Medical records, inspection by guardians, 1666, 1667

      Nevada Higher Education Prepaid Tuition Trust Fund, transfers to, 1658

      Petition directing guardian to take certain action, filing, considerations, 784

      Petitioners, when determined to be vexatious litigants, sanctions, 1639

      Private professional guardians, definition, qualifications, 1644, 1655

      Proposed wards

            Hearings for appointment of guardian, procedures, 2521, 2522

            Needs of ward, assessment by physician required, 2521

            Right to counsel, notice, 2521, 2522

      Public guardians (See PUBLIC GUARDIANS)

      Records and documents to be maintained by guardian, 1639

      Residence of ward within State, requirements, applicability of laws, 1645

      Residential facilities

            Accountings of financial activities pertaining to wards, 1640

            Placement of wards in certain facilities, requirements, reports, 2522-2524

      Sales of real and personal property, requirements, 1661-1663

      School pupils (See also SCHOOLS, PRIVATE; SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

            Kindergarten, authority to opt-out of full-day program, 2138

            Leave to attend conferences and events, grant by employers, 1246-1249

            Middle school or junior high school, conference requirements, 1334

            Programs and services available to pupils, notice, 1315

            School choice, when offered, 2302, 2303

            Schools demonstrating need for improvement, notice, 2301-2304, 2320

GUIDES

      Compensation for guide service without proof of licensure prohibited, 446

      Guide service defined, 446, 448

      Subguides, applicability of laws, 446-448

      Unlicensed activities, penalties, 446, 449

GUNS (See FIREARMS)

H

HABITUAL CRIMINALS

      Definition, 567

HALFWAY HOUSES (See ALCOHOL OR DRUG ABUSE; PRISONS AND PRISONERS)

HANDICAPPED PERSONS (See DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

      Biological, chemical or radiological agents, duties of health authorities, 554-556

      Cleaning products used in public schools, requirements, 983-986

      Nuclear Projects, Agency for (See NUCLEAR PROJECTS, AGENCY FOR)

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF

      Aging Services Division

            Abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation of older persons

                  Investigation reports, receipt, 2447

                  Multidisciplinary teams to investigate, membership, 2448

            Administrator, salary, 2151

            Advocates for residents of facilities for long-term care, duties, 42

            Authorized expenditures, 2171

            Community Advocate for Elder Rights, Office of, creation, 43

            Criminal history information, receipt and use, 1839

            Disabilities, persons with

                  Account for Services for Persons With Impaired Speech or Hearing, creation, deposits, 2385, 2406

                  Communication Services for Persons Who Are Deaf or Hard Hearing and Persons With Speech Disabilities, Committee on, creation, 2377-2379

                  Duties generally, 2396-2398

                  Intermediary services organizations, duties, 2386-2393

                  Interpreters and realtime captioning providers, duties, 2368, 2398, 2401-2406

                  Program to enable persons with disabilities to live in unsupervised setting, 2384

                  Signature stamps, development of standards regarding, duties, 2379, 2380

                  Telecommunication devices for certain persons, development and administration of program, 285, 2384, 2397

                  Transition Services, Interagency Advisory Board on, creation, 2381-2384

                  Traumatic brain injuries, duties, 2393, 2394, 2397

            Long-Term Care Ombudsman, Office of State, creation, duties, 41, 42

            Ombudsman for Aging Persons, Office of, abolished, 43

            PACE program, duties, 1255, 1256, 1258

      Capital improvement projects, funding, 2457, 2461

      Child and Family Services, Division of

            Administrative personnel, appointment, 271, 272

            Administrator, salary, 2151

            Authorized expenditures, 2171

            Child Care, Bureau of Services for, duties, 926-930

            Emotional disturbance, children with, procedures for court-ordered admission to locked facilities, 410-413

            Interagency committee to evaluate child welfare, representation, 221

            Juvenile sex offenders, duties, 1842

            Money received from non-State sources, acceptance, 2182

            Performance audits of governmental facilities, 3

            Psychotropic medication, provision to certain children, duties, 410, 414, 3233

            Referral of persons for treatment or services, procedures, 328

            Standardized practice model to address issues related to child and family services, development urged, 3233

            Youth Parole Bureau, salary of Chief, 2152

      Children’s Health Insurance Program, establishment of electronic application system, 629

      Director

            Biennial budget requests, considerations, 678

            Child support, duties, 944

            Child welfare, interagency committee to evaluate, authority, duties, 221

            Communication Services for Persons Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing and Persons With Speech Disabilities, appointments, 657

            Developmental disabilities, persons with, duties, 2367

            Disabilities, Nevada Commission on Services for Persons With, ex officio member, appointments, 655

            Juvenile sex offenders, compilation and analysis of data, duties, 1842

            Mental Health Administrator, appointment, 269

            Mental health consortia, receipt of reports, duties, 676-679

            Personal services to persons with severe functional disabilities, duties, 659

            Public health emergencies, duties, 367

            Salary, 2151

      Disabilities, persons with, reports of housing suitable for rent by, duties, 540

      Emotional disturbance, children with, duty to receive annual service plan removed, 665

      General appropriations, 2108-2110, 2115, 2118, 2119

      Health Care Financing and Policy, Division of

            Administrator, salary, 2151

            Authorized expenditures, 2170

            Disproportionate share hospitals, duties, 2293-2299

      Health Division

            Administrator, salary, 2151

            Anesthesia or conscious or deep sedation provided by physicians or certain facilities, duties, receipt of reports, 529-531, 535, 537

            Authorized expenditures, 2170

            Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Program, duties, 303

            Defibrillator database, creation, duties, 777

            Dental Health Officer, State, duties, 29

            Dental Hygienist, State Public Health, duties, 29

            Early intervention services, duties, 1539, 1540

            Fitness and Wellness, State Program for

                  Advisory Council (See FITNESS AND WELLNESS, ADVISORY COUNCIL ON THE STATE PROGRAM FOR)

                  Grants, 2255, 2256

                  Reports, 2256

            Homes for individual residential care, duties, 1444

            Inspections of medical facilities and facilities for the dependent, reports, 530, 559

            Medical marijuana program, duties, 617

            Medical records, authority, requirements, 557

            MRSA, control programs encouraged, 823

            National Healthcare Safety Network, participation by medical facilities, duties, 3068

            Near-miss events, duties, reports, 3071

            Nursing services, receipt of staffing plans, duties, 2025, 2026

            Occupational boards, sharing of information, joint investigations, 870, 871

            Oral Health, State Program for, creation, duties, 26

            Patient identification mechanism, duties, report, 3071

            Patient safety plans and committees, duties, reports, 553, 554

            Physician Visa Waiver Program, establishment, duties, 771-774

            Refractive surgery facilities, duties, 451

            Residential facilities for groups, duties, 1444

            Sentinel events, reports, duties, 551-554, 3068-3071

            State Health Officer

                  Biological, chemical or radiological agents, reports, duties, 554-557

                  Fitness and Wellness, Advisory Council on State Program for, certain duties removed, 2255

                  Infectious diseases, duties, receipt of reports, 554-557

                  Lead level screenings of minors, receipt of reports, 458

                  Practice of medicine, restrictions, 2554

                  Public health emergencies, duties, 367, 369

                  Qualifications, 2553

                  Salary, 2151

            Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee for the Prevention and Treatment of, creation, 293

            Surgical centers for ambulatory patients, duties, 530

            Tobacco, programs to prevent, reduce or treat use, duties, 875

      Lead, blood tests to determine presence in children, duties, 457

      Medicaid (See also MEDICAID)

            Applications, establishment of system for electronic submission, 629

            Hospitals and disproportionate share payments, audits, 2297, 2299

            Study of financing and rates, duties, 309

            Treatment and services to persons involved in child welfare system, duties, 328

      Mental Health and Developmental Services, Division of

            Administrative personnel, appointment, 269-272

            Administrator

                  Appointment, powers, 271

                  Salary, 2151

            Authorized expenditures, 2170

            Criminal defendants

                  Commitment to and conditional release from facilities, duties, 116, 117

                  Discharge, release or escape, notice to victim of crime, 71

            Emergency admissions to facilities, duties regarding medical exams, 335

            Jobs and day training for persons with mental retardation, regulation, 2235-2242

            Northern Nevada Adult Mental Health Services cemetery, preservation, 718

      Personal Assistance for Persons with Severe Functional Disabilities, Advisory Committee on, transfer, 660, 668

      Public schools, consultations regarding cleaning products used in, 983, 984

      Traumatic Brain Injuries, Advisory Committee on, transfer, 661

      Unclassified employees, salaries, 2151, 2152, 2158, 2165

      Welfare and Supportive Services, Division of

            Administrator, salary, 2151

            Authorized expenditures, 2171

            Child support, duties, 944

            Criminal history information, receipt and use, 1839

            Divorce, provision of social security numbers of parties to Division unnecessary, 955

            Eligibility Operations Data System Enhancement project, funding, 2117

            Energy assistance programs, duties, reports, authorized expenditures, 1389, 1390, 2171

            Interstate Family Support Act, designated support enforcement agency, 126

            Referral of certain persons for treatment or services, procedures, 328

HEALTH CARE FINANCING AND POLICY, DIVISION OF (See HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF)

HEALTH CLINICS

      Cancer Drug Donation Program, establishment, 454-456

      Dental offices or clinics, ownership and operation by certain nonprofit entities authorized, 1092-1094

HEALTH CLUBS

      Contracts, requirements, 2722

      Defibrillators, placement, 778

      Registration and security, requirements, 2711, 2712

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

HEALTH EMERGENCIES, PUBLIC

      Declaration, procedures following, 367

      Emergency medical technicians, endorsements, 1533, 1534

      Emergency teams, designation, duties, 367-369

      Investigation of disease or exposure to certain agents having significant effect on public health, 554-556

HEALTH INSURANCE (See INSURANCE)

HEALTH, LOCAL BOARDS AND OFFICERS

      Biological, radiological or chemical agents, duties, 554-556

      Child care facilities exempt from regulation as food establishment, 1013

      Clark County

            Extermination of insects and other pests, authority, 1499

            Health hazards on certain property, authority, 1500

            Integration of health and social services, study, 1119

            Methamphetamine and controlled substances, remediation, duties, 824

            Tobacco, programs to prevent, reduce or treat use, duties, 877

      Emergency medical technicians, endorsements, authority, 1533

      Garbage, dumping unlawfully, remission of civil penalties to health district, 408

      Infectious diseases

            Emergency response employees exposed to diseases, duties, 910-913

            Investigations and reports, 554-556

      Injunctive relief sought by, authority of courts, 552

      Lead, screenings to determine presence in children, receipt of reports, 458

      Public health emergencies, duties, 367

      Study of establishment of district boards of health in smaller counties, 1119

      Tires, facilities for processing or recycling, duties, 1078, 1079, 1081

      Washoe County

            Extermination of insects and other pests, authority, 1499

            Health hazards on certain property, authority, 1500

            Tobacco, programs to prevent, reduce or treat use of, duties, 877

HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS

      Autism, coverage requirements, 1471-1474

      College students, continuation of certain coverage, 1785

      Fund for Insurance Administration and Enforcement, fee, 1763

      Genetic information nondiscrimination, requirements, 1785

      Legislative study concerning establishment of health insurance exchange, 3005

      Mental health coverage, parity and equity requirements, 1785

      Out-of-network providers, study of payment system, 3301

      Prescription drugs, coverage for certain previously approved drugs, 1785

      Substance abuse coverage, parity and equity requirements, 1785

HEALTH, MATERNAL AND CHILD

      Advisory Board on Maternal and Child Health, appointment, nonvoting members, 666, 668

      Authorized expenditures for programs, 2170

      Drug Exposure, Office of Statewide Coordinator for Children Who Are Endangered by, creation, 1531

      Early intervention services for children with disabilities, 1540

      General appropriation for services, 2110

      Lead levels in children, testing to be encouraged, requirements, 457

      Syphilis testing in pregnant women, requirements, 307

HEALTH, NEVADA ACADEMY OF (See NEVADA ACADEMY OF HEALTH)

HEALTH, STATE BOARD OF

      Anesthesia or conscious or deep sedation, duties, 531, 538

      Biological, radiological or chemical agents, regulations, 555, 556

      Controlled substance remediation, duties, 824

      Emergency Medical Services, Committee on, appointment of members, 666

      Emergency medical technicians, duties, 1533, 1536

      Health districts and departments in smaller counties, study of establishment, 1119

      HIV testing, regulatory authority, 308

      Infections, regulations, 553

      Infectious diseases, regulations, 555, 556

      Injunctive relief sought by, authority of courts, 552

      Lead, screenings to determine presence in children, regulation, 458

      Maternal and Child Health, Advisory Board on, duties, 666, 668

      Medical records of providers and facilities, duties, 557, 2549

      Methamphetamine remediation, duties, 824

      Minority Health, Office of, appointment of Advisory Committee, 662, 668

      Patient safety plans and committees, regulations, 554

      Physician Visa Waiver Program, duties, 772, 774

      Public health emergencies, duties, 367, 369

      Sale of property belonging to medical facilities, receipt of notice, 2781, 2790

      Sentinel events involving certain patients, reports, duties, 551-554

      Surgical centers for ambulatory patients, duties, 531, 538

HEALTHY NEVADA, FUND FOR A

      Authorized expenditures, 2169

      EPS/Homemaker programs, funding, 2176

      Home and Community-Based Programs, funding, 2176

      State General Fund, transfer of money to, 2365, 2366

      Tobacco, programs to prevent, reduce or treat use, funding, 875

HEARING AID SPECIALISTS

      Board of Hearing Aid Specialists

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 893

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 892, 893

HEARING-IMPAIRED PERSONS (See DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

HEART DISEASE (See also DISEASES)

      Advisory Committee on Prevention and Treatment, creation, 293

      Occupational disease (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES)

HENDERSON, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Bus turnouts, construction, 2260

      Consolidation or reorganization of certain functions, study, 2675

      Housing authorities, creation of regional authorities, 2222-2226

HERBAL MEDICINE (See ORIENTAL MEDICINE)

HIGH-INTEREST LOANS

      Inspection of records by Commissioner, restrictions, 1731

HIGHWAY PATROL, NEVADA (See also PEACE OFFICERS)

      Appropriations, 2113, 2115

      Authorized expenditures, 2173

      Capital improvement projects, funding, 2459

      Chief, salary, 2156

      Criminal statistical data, exchange, 1351

      Private patrolmen, issuance of permits to use flashing amber lights, 1097

      Vehicles, funding, 2115

HIGHWAY USER FEE APPORTIONMENT ACT, INTERSTATE

      Applicability of laws, 468

HIGHWAYS AND ROADS

      Construction, maintenance and repair

            Bids, on-line submission authorized, requirements, 1161, 1162

            Bond issue to fund construction, 2463

            Governmental services tax, use in Washoe County, 2077, 2078

            Logistics and distribution centers, study of transportation issues, 3290

            Regional transportation projects

                  Clark County, technical correction to certain funding provisions, 161

                  Funding procedures, 846

            Smaller contracts, procedures, 905

            Tax for construction, maintenance and repair of public roads, reimbursement to State for collection costs, 2091

            Traffic offenses in construction zones, additional penalties, 680-682

            Washoe County, funding of projects, 3049

      Department of Transportation (See TRANSPORTATION, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Interstate Highway User Fee Apportionment Act, applicability of laws, 468

      Mapping of certain county roads to preserve certain rights-of-way over public lands urged, 3256

      Regional transportation commissions (See REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION COMMISSIONS)

      Sale of home or lot adjacent to open range, required disclosures, 670

      State Route 159, Red Rock Canyon, speed limits, 267

      Tax for improvement of transportation, temporary use of proceeds for operating costs in Clark County, 2081, 2082

      Traffic control (See TRAFFIC CONTROL)

HISTORIC PRESERVATION AND ARCHEOLOGY

      Archeological Conservancy, property tax exemption, 572, 573

      Bond issues

            2001 bond issue, rescission and reenactment of funding for certain projects, 2464

            Protection and conversion of historic buildings, 2462

      California Trail Wayside Sites, reversion of prior funding extended, 708

      Land use planning, preservation of historic neighborhoods, 2758-2761, 2766, 2770

      Northern Nevada Adult Mental Health Services cemetery, preservation, 718

      Paleontological Awareness Month, designation, 384

      Paleontological sites, protection and development, 375-379

      State Paleontologist, designation, duties, 382-384

      Women’s History Month proclaimed, 3186

HISTORIC PRESERVATION, OFFICE OF (See CULTURAL AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF)

HIV (See also DISEASES)

      AIDS Drug Assistance Program, appropriation, 2115

      Medical laboratories, duties, regulations regarding HIV testing, 308

HOME, AGENCIES PROVIDING NURSING IN THE

      General provisions (See MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

      Infectious diseases, investigations by health authorities, duties, 554-556

      Inspections, reports, requirements, 559

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 558

      Patient safety violations, penalties, 558

HOME, AGENCIES PROVIDING PERSONAL CARE SERVICES IN THE

      General provisions (See MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

      Inspections, reports, requirements, 559

      Licensees, background checks, 504

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 558

      Patient safety violations, penalties, 558

HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED PROGRAMS

      Appropriation, 2176

HOME RULE

      Dillon’s Rule, study of abolishment, 2595

HOMELAND SECURITY (See also EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT; TERRORISM)

      Governor’s Office, employee salaries, 2147

      Readiness centers, funding, 2457, 2461, 2462

HOMELESS PERSONS (See also INDIGENT PERSONS)

      Homeless Youth Awareness Day designated, 3230

HOMEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS (See also OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS; PHYSICIANS)

      Armed Forces officers, agreements to provide care in hospitals, 818, 820

      Board of Homeopathic Medical Examiners

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 882

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Members

                  Ethics, requirements, 871, 1017

                  Qualifications of non-licensee members, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

            Retaliation against physicians prohibited, 1424

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 652, 882

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 881, 882

      Whistleblowers, retaliation by physicians for certain acts prohibited, 1424

HOMEOWNERS’ ASSOCIATIONS (See COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES)

HOMES FOR INDIVIDUAL RESIDENTIAL CARE

      Admission of persons failing to meet requirements prohibited, exception, 1441

      Background investigation of licensees and employees, 504-506

      Damage to property of older patient, procedures regarding complaints, 507

      General provisions (See MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

      Legislative study of group homes, 1289

      Licenses

            Denial, suspension or revocation, grounds, 506

            Renewal, requirements, 502

      Surety bonds or deposits in lieu, requirements, 502, 503

HOMESTEADS

      Declaration, form, 45

      Estates of decedents, setting apart homestead for surviving spouse or minor children, 1629

HOOVER DAM (See also WATER)

      Hydrokinetic generation project, study, 874

HORSES

      Grazing lands (See GRAZING AND GRAZING LANDS)

      Heil Wild Horse Bequest, authorized expenditures, 2174

      Protection, establishment of certain safety codes encouraged, 3199

      Racing

            Call centers, licensure and finding of suitability, 279

            Live broadcasts, dissemination, requirements, fees, 287, 288

HOSPICE CARE (See also MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

      Defibrillators, requirements, 778

      Infectious diseases, investigations by health authorities, duties, 554-556

      Inspections, reports, requirements, 559

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 558

      Patient safety violations, penalties, 558

HOSPITAL, MEDICAL OR DENTAL SERVICE, NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS FOR

      College students, continuation of certain coverage, 1785

      Fund for Insurance Administration and Enforcement, fee, 1763

      Genetic information nondiscrimination, requirements, 1785

      Legislative study concerning establishment of health insurance exchange, 3005

      Mental health coverage, parity and equity requirements, 1785

      Out-of-network providers, study of payment system, 3301

      Prescription drugs, coverage for certain previously approved drugs, 1785

      Substance abuse coverage, parity and equity requirements, 1785

HOSPITALS

      Armed Forces medical officers, agreements to provide care authorized, 818

      Children’s Miracle Network and children’s hospitals, support urged, 3248

      Defibrillators, requirements, 778

      Disproportionate share hospitals

            Calculation of uncompensated care costs and rate, 2295-2297

            Counties, payments to Division, procedure, 2297

            Payments to hospitals, procedures, reports, 2294, 2297

      Elko County, sales tax for construction of hospital, collection costs, 2098, 2099

      Emergency services (See also EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES)

            Clark County, transfer of patients and availability of services and care, reports, 2654

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Infectious diseases, investigations by health authorities, duties, 554-556

      Inspections, reports, requirements, 559

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 558

      Mental illness, persons with, medical treatment, 335

      MRSA, control programs encouraged, 823

      Naming rights to public hospitals, lease authorized, use of proceeds, 2653

      National Healthcare Safety Network, participation, duties, 3068

      Near-miss events, study regarding tracking and reporting, 3071

      Nurse staffing requirements in larger counties, duties concerning plans, 2024

      Out-of-network providers, study of payment system, 3301

      Patient safety plans and committees, duties, penalties for violations, 551, 552, 554, 558

      Patient safety violations, penalties, 558

      Sentinel events

            Investigation and implementation of plan to remedy, 3068

            Reports, duties regarding, penalty for violations, 551, 552, 554

            Summary of certain reports, preparation, publication on Internet, 3069

      Staffing committees, establishment in certain hospitals, reports, 2024

      Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee for the Prevention and Treatment of, representation, 293

HOTELS (See PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS)

HOUSEHOLD GOODS, TRANSPORTATION (See MOTOR CARRIERS)

HOUSING

      Affordable housing (See AFFORDABLE HOUSING)

      Building codes (See BUILDING CODES)

      Building permits, extension of validity of permit if land leased for renewable energy projects, 2280

      Common-interest communities (See COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES)

      Contractors (See CONTRACTORS)

      Disabilities, persons with

            Aging and Disability Services Division, duties, 2397

            Reports of housing suitable for rent by, 540

      Electric resistance heating systems, procedure for use, 987, 988

      Employer-assisted housing, continuation of grant program, 607

      Energy conservation (See ENERGY CONSERVATION)

      Foreclosures (See FORECLOSURES)

      Home loans (See MORTGAGES)

      Homesteads (See HOMESTEADS)

      Landlord and tenant (See LANDLORD AND TENANT)

      Low-income housing (See AFFORDABLE HOUSING)

      Manufactured homes (See MANUFACTURED BUILDINGS AND HOMES; MANUFACTURED HOME PARKS)

      Real property (See REAL PROPERTY)

      Renewable energy (See RENEWABLE ENERGY)

      Sales (See also SUBDIVISION OF LAND)

            Attorneys performing functions of real estate broker, duties, effect of noncompliance, 781

            Common-interest community units (See COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES)

            Guardians, sales of ward’s property, requirements, 1661, 1662

            Land sale installment contracts, requirements, prohibited acts, 1109-1113, 1118

            Open range, required disclosures on sale of home adjacent to, 670

      Trespassing (See TRESPASSING)

      Utility expenses

            Energy assistance program, funding, authorized expenditures, 1389, 1390, 2171

            Reduced rates to low-income electric customers, 616, 1399

            Renewable Energy Fund, creation, sources and use, 2009, 2014

HOUSING ALLIANCE, NEVADA

      Training and educational programs, approval, 1906, 1907

 

HOUSING, ASSISTANCE TO FINANCE

      Financial techniques to develop housing, continuation, 650

      Low-income multifamily housing, regulations restricting or deferring payment of profit and overhead restricted, 606, 607

HOUSING AUTHORITIES

      Regional authorities, formation in Clark County authorized, 2222-2226

HOUSING DIVISION (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

HUMAN ORGANS

      Health insurance coverage for certain previously approved drugs, 1785

      Tissue and Organ Donor Day designated, 3158

      World Kidney Day recognized, 3188

HUMBOLDT COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      District Attorney ex officio Public Administrator, 2269, 2271, 2276

      Wildfire Support Group commended, 3255

HUNTING

      Demerit points for wildlife convictions

            Acts excluded from assessment of points, 445, 446

            Date on which points assessed, 2645

      Guides (See GUIDES)

      Licenses, permits or privileges

            Applications, procedures, 2646, 2647

            Apprentice hunting licenses, issuance, fees, penalty for violations, 2057, 2058, 2061, 2647

            Carson Lake Wildlife Management Area, special permits required, fees, 306

            False information to obtain, penalty, 2647

            Resident licenses, qualifications, 2646

            Revocation permanently for two or more felony convictions, 2645, 2646

      Tags

            Application procedures, 2646, 2647

            Dream Tags, issuance authorized, procedures, 2058-2060, 2648-2650

            False information to obtain, penalty, 2647

            Resident tags, qualifications, 2646

            Silver State Tag Drawing, establishment authorized, 2062

HUSBAND AND WIFE

      Community property (See COMMUNITY PROPERTY)

      Deceased spouses (See WIDOWS AND WIDOWERS)

      Divorce (See DIVORCE)

      Marriage (See MARRIAGE)

      Nevada System of Higher Education, waiver of fees for spouses of certain military personnel, 55

      Principal and Income Act, applicability of federal estate marital tax deduction, 330, 331

      Spousal abuse (See DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)

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IDENTIFICATION CARDS

      Application forms, duties of Department of Motor Vehicles, 715

      Data collectors, electronic transfer of personal information, duties, 1603

      Salvage vehicles, authorization of certain persons to purchase, 1745

      Selective Service System, procedures regarding registration, 713

IDENTITY THEFT

      Data collectors, electronic transfer of personal information, duties, 1603

      Financial transactions, exception to criminal acts, 762

      Identity theft passports, redesignation, requirements, 9

      Notaries public, conviction disqualifies from appointment, 3027

      Radio frequency identification, prohibited acts, 761, 762

      Unemployment insurance fraud, penalties, 2494, 2495

IMMUNIZATIONS

      Authorized expenditures for programs, 2170

      Emergency medical technicians, authority to administer, 1532-1534

      Injunctive relief, authority of courts, 552

      School pupils, effect of military transfer, 2601, 2602, 2623, 2624

IMPEACHMENT OF PUBLIC OFFICERS

      Procedures, 1065, 1072, 1073

INCEST (See also SEX OFFENDERS)

      Biological evidence, preservation, 1845

INDECENT EXPOSURE (See also SEX OFFENDERS)

      Medical facility licensees or applicants, grounds for denial, suspension or revocation of licenses, 506

INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS

      Employee misclassifications, legislative study, 3300

      Gaming manufacturers, regulation of independent contractors, 289, 290

      State employment, contracts for services, 2229-2233

INDIAN COMMISSION, NEVADA

      Authorized expenditures, 2169

      Executive Director, salary, 2152

      General appropriation, 2108

      Off-Highway Vehicles, Commission on, duties, 3084

INDIANS (See NATIVE AMERICANS)

INDIGENT PERSONS

      CHIP, applications, establishment of system for electronic submission, 629

      Clark County, study of integration of health and social services, 1119

      County aid to indigents, relative’s liability for costs of care received, determinations, 1666

      Disproportionate share hospitals (See HOSPITALS)

      Homeless Youth Awareness Day designated, 3230

      Hospital Care to Indigent Persons, Fund for, transfer of money to State General Fund, 2181

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

      Medicaid (See MEDICAID)

      Utilities, reduced rates to low-income electric customers, 616, 1399

      Welfare (See CHILD WELFARE; WELFARE)

INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE

      Arson investigators, applicability of laws, 542-545

      Benefit penalties

            Amount, limitations, determination, 3041, 3042

            Insurance administrators’ bonds, claims for payment of penalties, 3043

      Catastrophic injuries, definition, claims, 2778, 2779

      Claims

            Acceptance or denial of claims by insurers

                  Affidavit regarding claimant’s intoxication at time of accident, admissibility, 1281

                  Failure to accept or deny claim for part of body or condition, effect, 3032

                  New determinations ordered, time limit for making, 1278

            Catastrophic injuries, procedures, qualifications of adjusters, 2779

            Closure, procedures, 1283

            Contested claims

                  Opinion of examining provider of health care, consideration, 3034, 3035

                  Police officers, firefighters and emergency medical attendants, expedited appeals process, 1284-1287

      Collective bargaining agreements may supersede insurance laws, 2063-2065

      Continuous care coverage producers, requirements, penalty for violation, 3045, 3046

      Death benefits

            Arson investigators, applicability of laws, 545

            Burial expenses, amount, 3038, 3039

            Remarriage of surviving spouse, continuation of benefits, 3073, 3075

      Disability benefits

            Permanent partial disability

                  Rating evaluations

                        Closure of claims, requirements, 1283

                        Guidelines to be applied, 3032, 3033

                  Stress-related conditions, considerations, 3037

            Reduction by amount received from federal disability insurance, provision repealed, 1288

            Temporary total disability, effect of employee’s discharge for misconduct, 1281, 1282, 3033

      Employee misclassifications, legislative study, 3300

      Fines

            Amount, limitations, 3041

            Continuous care coverage producers, violations, 3045

            Insurance administrators’ bonds, claims for payment of fines, 3043

            Insurers, violations, 3040

            Untimely payments to injured employees, 3040

      Health care providers

            Alternative selection by injured employee, approval, 1279, 1280

            Collective bargaining agreements, authorized provisions, 2064

      Insurance Administration and Enforcement, Fund for, fees, 1761

      Occupational diseases (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES)

      Uninsured employers, actions against to recover certain costs, 1183-1187

INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, DIVISION OF (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 2168

      Director, duties, 1163

      Planning and Programming Division

            Name change, 1163

            Planning and Research Unit, elimination, duties transferred, 1163

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2150

INFRASTRUCTURE, TAX FOR

      Collection costs, reimbursement to State, 2091

      Overpayments, credit applied to other tax liabilities, 63

      Washoe County, funding of program to provide assistance to property owners for flood control, 1433

INITIATIVE PETITIONS

      Petition districts, creation, procedures, 2587, 3295

      Room tax, imposition of additional taxes in certain counties, use of proceeds, 5

      Signatures

            Number required, 2587, 2592, 3295

            Verification, procedures, 2588-2591

INJUNCTIONS

      Body shops, violations, 2533, 2704

      Child prostitution, preservation of assets subject to forfeiture, 574

      Cigarette fire safety standards, remedies for violations, 2438

      Commercial users of unsafe cribs, actions against, 2443

      Credit or debit cards, printing certain information on sales receipt, 578, 579

      Criminal gang activity, injunctions authorized, penalty for violations, 1312-1314

      Debt-management service providers, violations, 1995

      Electronic notaries public, violations, 3019

      Garagemen, violations, 2533, 2704

      Infectious disease, unlawful acts by health care providers or facilities, 556

      Insolvent corporations, petitions for writ of injunction, 1682, 1683

      Jobs and day training services, uncertified providers, 2235

      Novelty lighters, unlawful sale or distribution, 1416

      Perfusionists, unlawful acts, 2973, 2974

      Public health laws and regulations, violations, authority of courts, 552

      Refractive surgery facilities, unlicensed operation, 451

      Sexual assault protective orders, issuance, penalties for violations, 227

      Tires, facilities for processing or recycling, operation without permit, 1082, 1083

      Trust companies, violations, 1954, 1955

INJURED WORKERS, NEVADA ATTORNEY FOR

      Authorized expenditures, 2174

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2153

INSECTS

      Health districts, authority regarding abatement of certain nuisances, 1499

      Plant Industry Program, duty to present proposed programs to county commissioners removed, 12

      Restricted-use pesticides, period of validity of certificates, 25

      Vivid Dancer Damselfly, designation as official state insect, 48

INSTALLMENT LOANS

      Inspection of records by Commissioner, restrictions, 1732

INSURANCE

      Common-interest community managers, requirements, 2813, 2814

      Group insurance for public employees

            Authorized expenditures, 2176

            Autism, coverage requirements, 1478-1480

            Board (See PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ BENEFITS PROGRAM, BOARD OF THE)

            Domestic partnerships, voluntary provision of benefits, 2186

            Health insurance exchange, study of establishment, 3005

            Local government officers and employees

                  Contracts with Program, requirements, 1583

                  Retired officers and employees

                        Amount of subsidies for participants in Program, 2188

                        Calculation of subsidies under Program, 2356

                        Delinquent subsidies owed Program, recovery, 1581

                        Eligibility for coverage, 1582

                        Reinstatement of coverage, procedures, 1580, 1581, 1593, 1594, 2354

            Medicare, flexible benefit plan for covered persons eliminated, 1587

            Nevada System of Higher Education, appropriation for stale claims owed Program, 2250

            State officers and employees

                  ADD and ADHD coverage eliminated, 2345

                  Allocation of payment of premiums or contributions by Board, 1592

                  Amount of subsidies, 2187, 2345

                  Deductibles

                        Annual deductible, calculation, 2345

                        Single deductible, establishment, 2345

                  Incentives regarding health assessment questionnaire eliminated, 2345

                  Premiums or contributions, payment, deductions from compensation, 1591

                  Retired officers and employees

                        Amount of subsidies, 2188

                        Calculation of subsidies, 1592

                        Eligibility to receive subsidies, 2345, 2357, 2358

                        Reinstatement of coverage, procedures, 1580, 1593, 1594, 2359

      Health insurance

            Alcohol and drug abuse, coverage requirements, 1785, 1811, 1812

            Autism, coverage requirements, 1465-1471

            Child support, requirements regarding provision of insurance, 956

            College students, continuation of coverage during medically necessary leave of absence, 1785

            Domestic partnerships, voluntary provision of benefits, 2186

            Genetic information nondiscrimination, requirements, 1785

            Health insurance exchange, study of establishment, 3005

            Mental health coverage, parity and equity requirements, 1785

            Out-of-network providers, study of payment system, 3301

            Prescription drugs, coverage for certain previously approved drugs, 1785

            Severe mental illness, coverage requirements, 1811, 1812

            Smaller employers, continuation of coverage for certain employees, 2452-2455

            Substance abuse coverage, parity and equity requirements, 1785

      Life insurance, policies held by trusts, requirements, 1786

      Motor vehicle insurance

            Registration of vehicles, requirements, 2204, 2206

            Rental cars, when considered uninsured vehicles, 2145, 2146

            Verification system

                  Confidentiality of information, 2203, 2207

                  Fleet vehicles, procedures, 2206

                  Motortrucks, truck tractors and buses, applicability, 2206

                  Owners, time for return of information to Department, 2208

INSURANCE ADMINISTRATORS

      Bonds, claims against, 3043

      Certificates of registration, issuance, 3031, 3045

INSURANCE AGENTS AND BROKERS (See INSURANCE PRODUCERS)

INSURANCE COMPANIES

      Criminal proceedings, sufficiency of corporate sureties, 240

      Fund for Insurance Administration and Enforcement, fees, 1761-1764

      Motor vehicle insurance verification system, duties, 2206

      Policies, endorsements or contracts, countersignatures, 1765, 1766

      Salvage vehicles, duties, 1750

      Small employers, continuation of health insurance coverage for certain employees, duties, unfair practices, 2452-2455

INSURANCE CONSULTANTS

      Financial planners, licensure as consultant required to negotiate viatical settlements, 1787

      Fund for Insurance Administration and Enforcement, fees, 1762

INSURANCE DIVISION (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

INSURANCE HOLDING COMPANIES

      Mergers or acquisitions, procedures, 1494-1497

INSURANCE PRODUCERS

      Continuous care coverage producers, requirements, penalty for violation, 3045, 3046

      Fund for Insurance Administration and Enforcement, fees, 1761

      Viatical settlements, prohibited acts, penalties, 1790

INTEREST, MONEY

      Common-interest communities, past due fines and assessments, 2799, 2805

      Tax credit bonds, calculation of rate of interest, 2656

INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS, INTERIM TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE FOR

      Creation, 2596

INTERIM FINANCE COMMITTEE (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

INTERIOR DESIGNERS

      Associations or business organizations, employment of licensed or registered interior designer, 300

      Board (See ARCHITECTURE, INTERIOR DESIGN AND RESIDENTIAL DESIGN, STATE BOARD OF)

      Certificates of registration

            Qualifications, 299, 300

            Summary suspension, procedures, 651

      Contracts for services, requirements, exemptions, 291

      Emeritus title, qualifications, use, prohibited acts, 46

      Public works, authorized or prohibited contract provisions, 2226

      Uncertified practice, procedures for imposition of civil penalties, 301

INTERMEDIATE APPELLATE COURT (See APPEALS, COURT OF)

INTERMEDIATE CARE, FACILITIES FOR (See MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

INTERNATIONAL WILLS (See WILLS)

INTERNET

      Child pornography, prohibited acts, penalties, 2662, 2663

      Debt-management service providers, disclosures, 1983

      Elections

            City elections, publication of voting results, 519

            List of registered voters, publication, 2591, 2593

            Petition districts, publication of maps, 2591

            Voters residing outside continental United States, use of electronic transmissions, 354-363

      Guardians and wards

            Guardians of estates, management of guardianship accounts, 1660

            Sales of ward’s property, requirements, 1663

      Health care records, publication of notice regarding destruction by providers, 2549

      Highways and roads

            Construction and maintenance of highways, on-line bidding, 1161, 1162

            County road mapping and documentation resources, publication, 3256

      Homestead declarations, availability of forms, 45

      Medical facilities

            National Healthcare Safety Network, participation, 3068

            Sentinel events, summary of certain reports, publication, 3069, 3070

      Nevada Lockbox, creation, registration of documents, 1021-1024

      Prescription drugs

            Computerized tracking system, requirements, 1304

            Nonprofit pharmacies, unused drugs transferred for reissuance, publication, 1089, 1090

      Public employees’ retirement, publication of certain employer documents, 2347

      Sales and use taxes

            Collection on certain electronically transferred products, 584, 587

            Main Street Fairness Act, Congressional adoption urged, 3280

      Schools and school districts

            Courses, programs and services available, publication, 1315

            Cyber-bullying prohibited, 690, 691

      Subdivided land sales, applications for licensing exemption, publication, 1035

INTERPRETERS AND TRANSLATORS

      Aging and Disability Services Division, duties, 2368, 2398, 2401-2406

INTERSTATE COMPACTS

      Educational Opportunity for Military Children, Compact on, 2598-2614

      Highway User Fee Apportionment Act, Interstate, applicability of laws, 468

INTESTATE SUCCESSION (See also ESTATES OF DECEDENTS)

      No issue, surviving spouse or parent, but siblings, effect, 1624

INTOXICATING LIQUORS

      Alcoholic beverage awareness programs (See ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE AWARENESS PROGRAMS)

      Taxation (See also SALES AND USE TAXES)

            Discount against excise tax due for early payment, reduction, period extended, 2097

            Overpayments, credit applied to other tax liabilities, 63

      Wholesale dealers

            Franchises, prohibited acts by suppliers, 1542, 1543

            Receipt of liquor from affiliate located outside State, authority, 1541

INVESTIGATION DIVISION (See PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

INVESTMENT ADVISERS (See also FINANCIAL PLANNERS)

      Spendthrift trusts, actions against advisers to settlors or trustees, 803

IRAN (See also FOREIGN COUNTRIES)

      Investments, duties of Public Employees’ Retirement Board, 2774-2777

IRRIGATION (See also WATER)

      Ditches, water rights, recovery of maintenance expenses, 702

      Scrap metal, prohibited acts, 1239, 1242

IRRIGATION DISTRICTS (See also DISTRICTS)

      Assessments, maximum allowable assessment increased, use, 60

      Debt, maximum allowable debt increased, 59

      Northern Nevada Water Planning Commission, representation, 674

      Purchases, authority, 59

J

JAILS AND DETENTION FACILITIES

      Excrement or bodily fluids, unlawful acts by prisoners, penalties, 150-152

      Juvenile facilities (See JUVENILE DETENTION FACILITIES)

      Juvenile offenses, incarceration of certain offenders pending proceedings, 50

      Unemployment compensation, fraudulent acts by inmates, 2495

JOB TRAINING

      Clark County, study of integration of social services, 1119

      Governor’s Workforce Investment Board, duties, 2278

      Green Jobs Initiative, requirements, 2867-2869, 2871

      Mental retardation and related conditions, persons with, regulation of employers and day training services, 2235-2242

      Train Employees Now Program, appropriation, 2115

JUDGES AND JUSTICES (See specific court)

JUDGMENTS, DECREES AND ORDERS

      Credit card debt, collection procedures, entry of judgment, 481, 482

      Declaratory judgments regarding testamentary matters, requirements, 1636

      Foreclosures or trustee sales, award of deficiency judgment restricted, 1330

      Injunctions (See INJUNCTIONS)

      Protective orders for sexual assault victims, issuance, penalties for violations, 227

      Summary judgment, filing of motion, fee, 2479

JUDICIAL DISCIPLINE, COMMISSION ON

      Affirmative defense of mental or physical disability, effect, 1342

      Alternate members, appointments, 1336, 1337

      Appropriation, 2107

      Civil matters, proceedings, 1336

      Complaints alleging misconduct or incapacity, procedures, 1337-1345

      Confidentiality of proceedings, 1337, 1348-1350

      Deferred discipline agreements, 1343-1348

      Definitions, 1336

      Discovery and disclosure, rules, 1344

      Formal statement of charges, procedures, 1344, 1345, 1350

      General Counsel, salary, 2149

      Immunities, 1338, 1339

      Independent contractors, prohibited acts, 1350

      Informal resolution of certain matters, 1342

      Investigators, grounds for assignment or appointment, 1341

      Letters of caution, 1340, 1343, 1344

      Proof of formal charges, standard and burden, 1345

      Public admonishment or reprimand, 1347

      Reports, duties, availability to public, 1337

      Rules

            Disposition of complaint or charges, 1337

            Uniformity, 1341, 1342

      Special counsel, designation, 1341, 1344

      Statements to clarify information or procedures, issuance, 1349

      Suspension of judge, grounds, notice, hearing, 1345, 1346

      Time limits

            Extension, 1337

            Hearing on formal statement of charges, 1344, 1345

            Suspension of judge, resolution of matter, 1346

      Willful misconduct defined, 1339

JUDICIAL PERFORMANCE, COMMISSION ON

      Creation, duties, 3269, 3270

 

JUDICIAL RETIREMENT

      General appropriation, 2106

      Insurance coverage, reinstatement, procedures, 1580

      Justices of the peace withdrawing from PERS, notice requirements, 1577, 1578

      Municipal judges withdrawing from PERS, notice requirements, 1577, 1578

      Senior judges and justices recalled to active service, receipt of retirement allowance and compensation, 2219-2222

JUDICIAL REVIEW

      State Engineer, review of orders or decisions, 648

JUDICIAL SELECTION, COMMISSION ON

      Composition, 3273

      General appropriation, 2106

      Nominations for appointment of judges and justices, 3272

JUNIOR LIVESTOCK SHOW BOARD, NEVADA

      General appropriation, 2112

JUNK DEALERS (See also SECONDHAND DEALERS)

      Counties, authority to regulate, 1241

      Criminal receipt of property, prohibited acts, 1241

      Scrap metal, definition, excluded as junk, 1239, 1241

JURISDICTION OF COURTS

      Escrow agents and agencies, actions involving, 741

      Mortgage bankers, actions involving, 748

      Mortgage brokers and agents, actions involving, 746

      Trusts

            Nontestamentary trusts, actions involving, 798, 802

            Trust advisers and trust protectors of directed trusts, 789

JUSTICE, ADVISORY COMMISSION ON THE ADMINISTRATION OF

      Central Repository, receipt of information from, 1351

      Corrections, Department of, receipt of information from, 1352

      Juvenile Justice, Subcommittee on, creation, 2568

      Staff support, responsibility, 2571

      Victims of Crime, Subcommittee on, creation, 2569

JUSTICE COURTS

      Justices of the peace

            Complaints alleging misconduct or incapacity, procedures, 1337-1345

            Retirement (See JUDICIAL RETIREMENT; PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT)

      Masters, appointment, qualifications, jurisdiction and compensation, 512

      Preliminary hearings

            Masters, jurisdiction, 512

            Sound recording equipment, use, 633

      Probationers, administration of programs of supervision, 2258, 2259

      Problem gambling, authority to establish treatment programs, 1435, 1436

      Sexual assault protective orders, authority to issue, 229, 231, 232

      Veterans and military personnel, transfer of certain cases, 103, 109, 110

JUVENILE COURTS (See also DISTRICT COURTS)

      Apprehension of offenders after reaching 21 years of age, procedures, 49, 50

      Certification of child as adult for criminal proceedings

            Age of child, threshold raised, 239

            Substance abuse or emotional or behavioral problems, effect, 239

      Jurisdiction, category A or B felonies committed by certain persons, 49, 51

      Parole of certain offenders imprisoned for crime committed when less than 16 years old, 1547

      Relatives, preference in placement of child, 217, 218

      Victims of crime, release of records to compensation officers, 522

JUVENILE DELINQUENTS

      Apprehension of offenders after reaching 21 years of age, procedures, 49, 50

      Clark County, study of integration of health and social services, 1119

      Gangs (See GANGS, CRIMINAL)

      Placement, certain relatives to be given preference, 217, 218

      Sex offenders, program to compile and analyze data, establishment, 1842

      Sexual assault protective orders, release from custody following violation, 233

JUVENILE DETENTION FACILITIES

      Caliente Youth Center (See CALIENTE YOUTH CENTER)

      Inspection, review and survey of public and private facilities, 3

      Performance audits of governmental facilities for children, 3

      Summit View Youth Correctional Center (See SUMMIT VIEW YOUTH CORRECTIONAL CENTER)

      Youth Training Center (See YOUTH TRAINING CENTER, NEVADA)

JUVENILE JUSTICE SERVICES

      Advisory Commission on the Administration of Justice, creation of Subcommittee on Juvenile Justice, 2568

      Child welfare system, interagency committee to evaluate, representation, 221

      Community programs, support, 480

      Division of Child and Family Services, authorized expenditures, 2171

      Legislative Committee on Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice, creation, 2545

K

KIDNAPPING OF CHILD (See CRIME AGAINST A CHILD)

KINDRED AND NEXT OF KIN

      Adoption of certain children, visitation rights, 413, 414

      Child protection proceedings, preferences in placement of child, 214-220

      Common-interest communities, ethics requirement for boards, 1099, 2819

      Foster care, exemption of certain relatives from licensure and regulation, 515, 516

      Gold Star plates for relatives of military personnel killed in line of duty, 491

      Homes for individual residential care, accommodations for certain relatives of residents, 1441

      Husband and wife (See HUSBAND AND WIFE)

      Mental illness, persons with, admission to mental health facilities, restrictions, 336

      Occupational and professional board members, qualifications, 871

      Parent and child (See PARENT AND CHILD)

      Residential facilities for groups, accommodations for certain relatives of residents, 1441

      Youth Legislature, Nevada, nepotism prohibited, 252

L

LABELS AND LABELING

      Cigarette packaging, requirements, 2434, 2437, 2438

LABOR COMMISSIONER

      General appropriation, 2112

      Green Jobs Initiative, duties, 2872

      Prevailing wages (See PUBLIC WORKS)

      Retaliation against employees for taking certain leave, duties, 1248, 1249

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2153

LABOR UNIONS AND ORGANIZATIONS

      Cesar Chavez Day, designation, 388

      Collective bargaining agreements may supersede certain industrial insurance laws, 2063-2065

      Workforce development, membership on industry councils, 2278

LABORATORIES

      Alcohol or controlled substance, affidavit or declaration of expert witness as to existence or quantity, 32, 33

      Forensic laboratories (See FORENSIC LABORATORIES)

      Medical laboratories (See MEDICAL LABORATORIES)

      State Hygienic Laboratory, redesignation, branch offices, 30

LAKE MEAD BASIN (See also WATER)

      Fire prevention, duties of certain agencies, 2746, 2748, 2750

      Hoover Dam, study of hydrokinetic generation project, 874

LAKE TAHOE (See TAHOE BASIN)

LAKES CROSSING CENTER

      Commitment to and conditional release from facility, procedures, 116, 117

      Victim of crime to receive notice of defendant’s discharge, release or escape, 71

LAND CONSERVANCIES

      Property tax exemption for certain nonprofit entities, 572, 573

LAND SALE INSTALLMENT CONTRACTS

      Deceptive trade practices, 1118

      Real property transfer tax, imposition and collection, 1109-1113

      Recordation required, 1118

LAND SURVEYORS

      Board (See PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS AND LAND SURVEYORS, STATE BOARD OF)

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Public works, authorized or prohibited contract provisions, 2226

LAND TRUSTS

      Property tax exemption for certain entities, 572, 573

LAND USE PLANNING

      Apartments and condominiums, recycling containers required, 834

      Clark County

            Regional planning, bus turnouts, 2260

            Spring Mountains, protection of adjacent lands, 734-737

      Development agreements, extension of validity of certain agreements if land leased for renewable energy projects, 2281, 2282

      Historic neighborhoods, preservation, 2758-2761, 2766, 2770

      Master plans

            Historic neighborhood preservation plan, contents, 2761

            Historical properties preservation plan, contents, 379

      Paleontological sites, protection and development, 379

      Planning commissions (See PLANNING COMMISSIONS)

      Subdivision (See SUBDIVISION OF LAND)

      Zoning (See ZONING)

LANDLORD AND TENANT

      Common-interest communities

            Political signs, display by tenant, 2896

            Rental or lease of unit, restrictions, 1100, 2819

            Violations by invitee of tenant, imposition of fines, 2880, 2881

      Disabilities, persons with, reports of housing suitable for rent by, 540

      Eviction, amount recoverable for damages to personal property, 12

      Foreclosure of property

            Disclosures by landlords to prospective tenants, violation constitutes deceptive trade practice, 2791

            Eviction procedures, 2785, 2786

            Notice of default and notice of sale, posting on property, 2788

            Notices to tenants

                  Change of ownership of property, 2785, 2786

                  Commencement of foreclosure proceedings, 2782, 2783, 2788, 2789

      Health hazards, authority of certain health districts, 1500

      Industrial or commercial buildings, procedures for disposal of abandoned personal property, liability, 1964-1966

      Recycling containers, placement at certain apartment complexes, 831-834

      Security

            Definition, 488

            Surety bond or other security in lieu of deposit, procedures, 488

            Termination of landlord’s interest in dwelling unit, requirements, 489

      Senior residential facilities, certain employees exempt from additional background checks, 154

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

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS

      Certificates, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Public works, authorized or prohibited contract provisions, 2226

      State Board of Landscape Architecture, qualifications of members, 871

LANDSCAPING

      Common-interest communities, xeriscaping by unit owners, 2896, 2897

 

LAS VEGAS, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Bus turnouts, construction, 2260

      Consolidation or reorganization of certain functions, study, 2675

      F Street, duties regarding project to reopen, 2773

      Housing authorities, creation of regional authorities, 2222-2226

      Prevailing wages, requirements, charter amendment, 2073, 2074

      School trust land, acceptance by State of improvements to certain parcel for use as parking lot required, 392

      Southern Nevada Enterprise Community Board, support, 2771

LAS VEGAS SPRINGS PRESERVE

      Museum construction, funding, 2457, 2462

LAWSUITS (See ACTIONS, CIVIL)

LAWYERS (See ATTORNEYS AT LAW)

LEAD

      Minors, testing for exposure encouraged, requirements, 457

LEASE-PURCHASE OR INSTALLMENT-PURCHASE AGREEMENTS

      Prevailing wage laws, applicability, 2070-2074

LEASES

      Children’s products, prohibited acts by retailers, recall notices, 2441-2444

      Cribs, prohibited acts, penalties, 2442-2444

      Landlord and tenant (See LANDLORD AND TENANT)

      Manufactured home parks (See MANUFACTURED HOME PARKS)

      Vehicles (See RENTAL CARS)

LEGAL DIVISION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

LEGISLATIVE AND AGENCY STUDIES

      Children, weight and health of, 1203, 1204

      Computers and other electronics, recycling, 1545

      Distribution centers, development in State, 3290

      Employee misclassifications, 3300

      Energy production and use in State, 3298

      Group homes, 1289

      Health and social services in Clark County, consolidation, 1119

      Health districts in smaller counties, establishment, 1119

      Health insurance exchange, 3005

      Health insurance, payments for care provided by out-of-network hospitals or physicians, 3301

      Interim study committees

            Budgets and work programs, review and approval, 1150-1152, 1154-1157

            Legislative Counsel Bureau staff, assistance, 1153

            Meetings, time, 1150, 1151, 1153-1157

      Judicial Retirement System, reemployment of retired justices and judges, 2221

      Local governments

            Consolidation or reorganization of services, 2675

            Powers delegated to, 2595, 2597

            Structure and functions, 2597

      Logistics centers, development in State, 3290

      Mass transportation systems, 3290

      Medicaid financing and rates, 309

      Medical facilities, tracking and reporting near-miss events, 3071

      Prescription drug abuse, manner of monitoring and addressing, 1304

      Public employees, critical labor shortage, reemployment of retired employees, 1550

      Quality of life in State, strategic plan for improvement, 3302

      Reapportionment and redistricting, 3253

      Renewable energy

            Colorado River, hydrokinetic generation project, 874

            Energy production and use in State, 3298

            Lovelock Correctional Center, geothermal heating, 2872

            South Fork Reservoir, water and wind projects, 2872

      Schools, governance and oversight of public schools, 3278

      Senior citizens, veterans and adults with special needs, 2412, 2413

      Sex offenders, laws governing registration requirements, 429

      State and local relationships and resources, 2597

      Tax revenue, allocation, adequacy and stability, 3302

LEGISLATIVE COMMISSION (See LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU)

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU

      Administrative Division, duties, 1565

      Audit Division

            Alcoholic beverage awareness program, audit of fines imposed, 480, 481

            Children, governmental and private facilities for, duties, 3

            Consultants employed by state agencies, audit, 2069

            Innovation and prevention of remediation, programs for, duties, 245

            Regional organizations for economic development, audit, 2517

            Special license plates for charitable organizations, duties, 19

      Authorized expenditures, 2168

      Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice, Legislative Committee on, duties, 2547

      Director

            Authorized expenditures, augmentation, duties, 2178

            Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice, Legislative Committee on, duties, 2546

            Election precinct maps, receipt, 1267

            General appropriations, duties, 2118

            Justice, Advisory Commission on the Administration of, duties, 2571

            Petition district maps, duties, 2587

            Reports, receipt and transmittal

                  Alcohol beverage awareness program, 480

                  Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice, Legislative Committee on, 2547

                  Child welfare system, 222

                  Cigarette fire safety standards, 2439

                  Colorado River hydrokinetic generation project, 874

                  Electric utilities, transmission plans, 992

                  Electronic submission of reports authorized, 1560

                  Energy assistance programs, 1389

                  Energy, Office of, 1370

                  Fire department districts in Clark County, transports to medical facilities, 1237

                  Fitness and Wellness, State Program for, 2256

                  Green Jobs Initiative, contracts, 2872

                  Health and social services in Clark County, integration, 1120

                  Health districts in smaller counties, establishment, 1120

                  Hospital staffing committees, 2025

                  Lake Mead Basin, fire prevention, 2750

                  Local government purchasing, 965

                  Local governmental powers, 2596

                  Local governments, consolidation of services in large counties, 2675

                  Medical Examiners, Board of, 2941, 2948

                  Motor Vehicles, Department of, 2532, 2533, 2703, 2704

                  MRSA, model for reporting cases, 823

                  Nevada System of Higher Education, employment and enrollment of persons in protected classes, 568

                  Off-Highway Vehicles, Commission on, 3085

                  Osteopathic Medicine, State Board of, 2941, 2981

                  PACE program, 1258

                  Prescription drug abuse, 1304

                  Public Employees’ Retirement Board, 2777

                  Recycling of computers and other electronics, 1545

                  Regional centers for treatment of certain substance abuse, 1120

                  Revenue stabilization, study, 3304

                  Schools

                        Cleaning products used, 985

                        Restraints on pupils with disabilities, 918, 922

                  Senior citizens, veterans and adults with special needs, 2412

                  Sewer service lateral connections, 1172

                  Sex offender registration, 429

                  Solar Energy Systems Incentive Program, 1409

                  Solar Thermal Systems Demonstration Program, 2265

                  Southern Nevada Enterprise Community Board, 2773

                  Special districts to manage certain federal money, 1317

                  Specialty court programs, statistical information, 1353

                  State Route 159 Safety Speed Zone, 268

                  Tahoe Basin, fire prevention and forest health, 513, 2750

                  Taxation, Department of, 2541

                  Threading, practice of, 2508

                  Vehicle weight enforcement, 1606

                  Youth Legislature, Nevada, 254

            Senior Citizens, Veterans and Adults With Special Needs, Legislative Committee on, duties, 2412

            Service-disabled veterans, preferences in public works and purchasing contracts, duties, 2665, 2669

            Taxes and fees, report forms, duties, 970, 971

      Educational Accountability and Program Evaluation, Legislative Bureau of

            Consultant to review accountability information, duties, 2307, 2308, 2326

            Early childhood education programs, receipt of reports, 2132

            Governance and oversight of public education, legislative study, 3278

            Restructuring school, plans for, duties, receipt, 2307, 2308, 2321

            Turnaround plans, duties, receipt, 2307, 2308, 2320

      Fiscal Analysis Division

            Consultants or temporary employment services, receipt of reports, 2068

            Expenditures by schools and school districts, duties, 475, 476, 939

            Fiscal notes, Legislature’s authority to request, 1148

            Independent contractors with State, receipt of contracts, 2230

            Insurance Division, notice of temporary advances, 2180

            Local Government Employee-Management Relations Board, notice of temporary advances, 2451

            Public Works Board, State, notice of temporary advances, 2459

            Technical Working Group on revenue stabilization, duties, 3304

            Tourism, Commission on, notice of temporary advances, 2182

            Unclassified service, duties regarding salaries, 2159

            Wildlife, Department of, notice of temporary advances, 2179

      General appropriations, 2106, 2114

      Interim Finance Committee

            Appraisers of Real Estate, Commission on, duties, 1513

            Capital improvements, duties, notices, 2462-2465

            Chairman, expiration of term upon certain designation, 460, 1564

            Child and Family Services, Division of, appropriation, duties, 2117

            Child welfare, approval of use of certain money, 2182, 2183

            Consultants, employment by public entities, duties, 2066

            Debt Recovery Account, approval of expenditures, 1175, 1182

            Education

                  Other State Education Programs Account, approval of transfers, 2136

                  Textbooks, supplies and computers, requests for waiver of expenditure requirements, duties, 907, 908

            Energy assistance programs, duties, 1389

            Energy Commissioner, Nevada, duties, 2017

            Energy, Office of, duties, 1375, 1394, 1410, 2003, 2017

            Federal economic stimulus money and programs

                  Authorized expenditures, transfer of money, approval, 2181

                  Reports, receipt, 2872, 2873

                  State buildings, energy tracking program, duties, 1404, 1405

                  State energy reduction plan, duties, 1375

                  Subcommittee to oversee, creation, 3292

            Gaming Control Board, transfers of money, approval, 2182

            Information Technology Projects Account, appropriation, duties, 2117

            Lake Tahoe Environmental Improvement Program, powers, 2416, 2417, 2419

            Local Government Pooled Investment Fund, appropriation, duties, 2118

            Medicaid, approval of plan changes to comply with federal law, 2297

            Members

                  Alternates, appointment, 1564

                  Former Legislators, service on Committee, 1564

                  Reappointment authorized, 460

                  Terms, expiration, filling of vacancies, 460, 1564

            Motor Vehicles Department, Revolving Account for Assistance of the, duties, 3105

            Nevada System of Higher Education, approval of expenditures, 2178, 2179

            Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Authority, duties, 1394, 1410, 2017

            Renewable energy facilities loans and set-aside programs, duties, 2003

            Reports, receipt

                  Board of Regents, 2871, 2872

                  Business tax, temporary distribution of certain proceeds, 2517

                  Consultants employed by state agencies, 2066, 2067

                  Disproportionate share hospitals, regulations, 2297, 2299

                  Electronic submission of reports authorized, 1560

                  Employment, Training and Rehabilitation, Department of, 2869, 2872

                  Energy assistance programs, 1389

                  Energy, Office of, 2872

                  Housing Division, 2869, 2872, 2873

                  Hunting, Dream Tags, 2059, 2649

                  Local government purchasing, performance contracts, 965

                  Neuro-Immune Disease, Institute for, 2253

                  Nevada System of Higher Education, 2067

                  Public Works Board, State, 2669, 2871, 2872

                  Purchasing Division, 2665

                  School districts, 2067, 2871, 2872

                  State Treasurer, 2464

                  Taxes and fees, collection and abatement, 970, 971

            Revenue

                  Shortfalls or fiscal emergencies, duties, 1414, 2116, 2122

                  Study of revenue structure and stabilization, duties, 3302-3304

            Securities regulation, approval of expenditures, 2181

            State business portal, appropriations, duties, 2054

            State employees

                  Furloughs, duties, receipt of reports, appropriations, 2162-2164

                  Termination of employment, reimbursements or purchase of retirement credit, duties, 2116, 2182

                  Unclassified service, duties regarding salaries, 2158, 2159

            State General Fund and State Distributive School Account, duties, 2163

            Taxation, Department of, appropriation for allocation, 2643

            Utility costs for state agencies, appropriation, duties, 2342

            Wildlife budget accounts, approvals, 2181

      Legal Division

            Actions or proceedings, powers and duties, 1565

            Administrative regulations, time for receipt, 2285

            Amendment of bills, procedure following, 1148, 1149

            Drafting requests

                  Child welfare, interagency committee to evaluate, authority, 221

                  Legislators, authority, 1568

                  Mental health consortia, authority, 678, 679

                  Nonlegislative requestors, authority, 1568

                  Youth Legislature, time for submission, 255

            Nevada Administrative Code, duties, 160, 484

            Nevada Revised Statutes, recodification and revision, 483

            Prefiling, procedures, 1568

      Legislative Commission

            Actions or proceedings, authority to direct Legislative Counsel to commence, defend or intervene, 1565

            Appointments made by

                  Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice, Legislative Committee on, 2545

                  Educational Opportunity for Military Children, State Council for the Coordination of the Interstate Compact on, 2614

                  Fitness and Wellness, Advisory Council on the State Program for, 2255

                  Intergovernmental Relations, Interim Technical Advisory Committee for, 2596

                  Public Lands, Legislative Committee on, alternate members, 1561

                  Southern Nevada Enterprise Community Board, 2771

            Authorized expenditures

                  Amount, 2168

                  Augmentation, duties, 2178

            Education, Legislative Committee on, duties, 1150

            Energy Commissioner, confirmation of appointment, 1366, 2015

            Furloughs, duties, 2162

            General appropriations, duties, 2118

            General functions, interim studies and meetings, 1154

            Health Care, Legislative Committee on, duties, 1155

            High-Level Radioactive Waste, Committee on, duties, 1156

            Interim Retirement and Benefits Committee, duties, 1152

            Lobbyists’ fees, exemption, 373, 374

            Membership and organization, 459, 1563, 3287

            Mortgage lending regulations, receipt, 1464

            New Energy Industry Task Force, approval of appointments, 1369, 2016

            Public Lands, Legislative Committee on, duties, 1151

            Regulations, duties, 2286-2288

            Reports, receipt

                  Anesthesia and sedation services, inspection reports, 530

                  Clark County fire department districts, transports to medical facilities, 1237

                  Consultants employed by state agencies, 2069

                  Electronic submission of reports authorized, 1560

                  Energy, Office of, 1375

                  Green Jobs Initiative, contracts, 2872

                  Health emergencies, 367-369

                  Medical Examiners, Board of, 2941, 2948

                  Motor Vehicles, Department of, 2532, 2533, 2703, 2704

                  North Las Vegas Airport, flight safety standards, 3265

                  Osteopathic Medicine, State Board of, 2941, 2981

                  Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Authority, 1379

                  Sex offender registration, 429

                  Surgical centers for ambulatory patients, inspections, 530

                  Veterans’ Services, Office of, 2674

            Senior Citizens, Veterans and Adults With Special Needs, Legislative Committee on, duties, 2412

            Tahoe Regional Planning Agency and Marlette Lake, Legislative Committee for Review, duties, 1153

            Western Regional Water Commission, Legislative Committee to Oversee, duties, 1157

      Senior Citizens, Veterans and Adults with Special Needs, Legislative Committee on, duties, 2413

      Study committees chaired by person other than Legislator, effect, 1153

LEGISLATURE

      Actions and proceedings, commencement, defense, intervention, 1565-1567

      Assembly

            Minority Leader, appointments made by

                  Local governmental powers, study committee, 2596

                  Nevada Academy of Health, 58

            Speaker

                  Appointments made by

                        Dream Tags, Advisory Board on, 2059, 2063

                        Group homes, legislative study committee, 1289

                        Interim Finance Committee, 1564

                        Local governmental powers, study committee, 2596

                        Nevada Academy of Health, 58

                        Senior Citizens, Veterans and Adults With Special Needs, Legislative Committee on, 2412

                        Sex Offender Registration, Advisory Committee to Study, 427

                        Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee, 294, 296

                  Ethics opinions regarding Assemblymen, receipt, 1064, 1065

                  Fiscal notes, authority to request, 1148

                  Judicial Discipline, Commission on, receipt of reports, 1337

            Staff, commendation, 3219

            Standing rules, 3141-3157

            Wall of Distinction, additions

                  Marvel, John W., 3190

                  Morgan, Kimberly Ann, 3191

                  Swackhamer, William D., 3189

            Youth Legislature, appointment of members, 252

      Attaches

            Assembly, appointment, 3157, 3184, 3197

            Commendation, 3219

            Senate, appointment, 3126, 3170

      Bills and resolutions

            Amendments, reprinting of bills or resolutions, 1148, 1149

            Drafting requests

                  Child welfare system, interagency committee to evaluate, authority to request, 221

                  Mental health consortia, authority to request, 678, 679

                  Number of requests, limitation, form, 1568

                  Youth Legislature, time for submission of request, 255

            Fiscal notes, authority to request, 1148

            Prefiling, procedures, 1568

            Property tax or sales tax exemption, procedures for enactment, 2540

      Clemency Board, creation, duties, 3259

      Committees

            Base budgets of state agencies, legislative committee for fundamental review, service of former Legislators on committee, 1562

            Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice, Legislative Committee on, creation, 2545

            Education, Legislative Committee on

                  Budget and work program, review and approval, 1150

                  Former Legislators, service on Committees, 1561

                  Governance and oversight of public education, legislative study, 3278

                  Meetings, 1150

                  Reports, receipt

                        Criminal gangs on school property, policy prohibiting, 1196

                        Early childhood education, 2132

                        Electronic submission of reports authorized, 1560

                        Junior high and middle school pupils, policies regarding, 1334

                        Restraints on pupils with disabilities, 918, 922

                        Special education, reciprocal licensure requirements, 605, 606

                        Youth Legislature, Nevada, 254

            Health Care, Legislative Committee on

                  Budget and work program, review and approval, 1155

                  Former Legislators, service on Committee, 1568

                  Health and social services in Clark County, study, 1119

                  Health districts, establishment in smaller counties, study, 1119

                  Health insurance exchange, duties, 3005, 3006

                  Meetings, 1155

                  Out-of-network providers, study of payment system, 3301

                  Prescription drug abuse, study, 1304

                  Regional centers for treatment of certain substance abuse, study, 1119, 1120

                  Reports, receipt

                        Anesthesia and sedation services, inspections, 530

                        Disproportionate share hospitals, regulations, 2299

                        Electronic submission of reports authorized, 1560

                        Fire department districts in Clark County, transports to medical facilities, 1237

                        Health emergencies, 367-369

                        Hospital staffing committees, 2025

                        Hospitals in Clark County, transfer of patients, 2654

                        Medicaid financing and rates study, 309

                        Near-miss events, tracking and reporting, 3071

                        PACE program, 1258

                        Patient identification mechanism, 3071

                        Surgical centers for ambulatory patients, inspections, 530

                  Weight and health of children, duties, 1204

            High-Level Radioactive Waste, Committee on

                  Budget and work program, review and approval, 1156

                  Meetings, 1156

            Interim Retirement and Benefits Committee

                  Budget and work program, review and approval, 1152

                  Retired justices and judges, reemployment, report, 2222

                  Retired public employees, reemployment, report, 1550

            Public Lands, Legislative Committee on

                  Alternates, appointment, 1561

                  Budget and work program, review and approval, 1151

                  Colorado River hydrokinetic generation project, receipt of reports, 874

                  Composition, 1561

                  Meetings, 1151

                  Quorum, 1561

            Senior Citizens, Veterans and Adults With Special Needs, Legislative Committee on, creation, 2412

            Tahoe Regional Planning Agency and Marlette Lake, Legislative Committee for Review

                  Budget and work program, review and approval, 1152

                  Former Legislators, service on Committee, 1563

                  Meetings, 1153

                  Reports, receipt, 513, 2750

            Western Regional Water Commission, Legislative Committee to Oversee the

                  Budget and work program, review and approval, 1157

                  Duties, receipt of reports, 3234

                  Former Legislators, service on Committee, 1569

                  Meetings, 1157

      Court of Appeals, authority to create, 3223

      Educational Opportunity for Military Children, Compact on, representation on State Council, 2614

      Elko County Readiness Center, duties, 2462

      Energy Commissioner, confirmation of appointment, 1366, 2015

      Fitness and Wellness, Advisory Council on State Program for, representation, 2255

      Initiative petitions, duties regarding petition districts, 2587, 3295

      Joint rules, 3126-3141

      Lake Tahoe Environmental Improvement Program, powers, 2417, 2419

      Legislative Fund

            General appropriations, 2106, 2114

            Reductions in unpaid furlough leave, appropriation, 2164

            Session expenses, appropriation, 1

      Maternal and Child Health, Advisory Board on, representation, 666

      Members

            Allowances for periodicals and communications, 3125, 3158

            Drug addiction or alcoholism affecting discharge of duties, expulsion from office, 1073

            Ethics, 1043-1065

            Former members, purchase and use of stationery or business cards, 1560

            Retirement system, appropriation, 2120

            Rights, privileges and immunities, 1042, 1047

            Speech or debate, questioning member outside house prohibited, 1043

      New Energy Industry Task Force, approval of appointments, 1369, 2016

      Reapportionment and redistricting, legislative study, 3253

      Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Authority and Office of Energy, duties, 1366, 1394, 1410, 2017

      Renewable energy projects, loans and set-aside programs, duties, 2003

      Reports, receipt (See also LEGISLATIVE AND AGENCY STUDIES)

            Alcohol beverage awareness program, 480

            Child welfare, 221, 222, 2547

            Cigarette fire safety standards, 2439

            Clark County fire department districts, transports to medical facilities, 1237

            Education

                  Cleaning products used in schools, 985

                  Restraints on pupils with disabilities, 918, 922

                  Teen mentoring programs, 653

            Electric utilities, transmission plans, 992

            Electronic submission of reports authorized, 1560

            Energy assistance programs, 1389

            Energy, Office of, 1370

            Fitness and Wellness, State Program for, 2256

            Governmental services tax, supplemental tax in Washoe County, 2076

            Health emergencies, 367-369

            Hospital staffing committees, 2025

            Judicial Discipline, Commission on, 1337

            Juvenile justice, 2547

            Lake Mead Basin, fire prevention, 2750

            Local government purchasing, performance contracts, 965

            Local governments, consolidation of services in large counties, 2675

            Medical Examiners, Board of, 2941, 2948

            Motor Vehicles, Department of, 2532, 2533, 2703, 2704

            MRSA, model for reporting cases, 823

            Nevada System of Higher Education, employment and enrollment of persons in protected classes, 568

            Off-Highway Vehicles, Commission on, 3085

            Osteopathic Medicine, State Board of, 2941, 2981

            PACE program, 1258

            Participatory Democracy, Advisory Committee on, 3221

            Public Employees’ Retirement Board, 2777

            Public Works Board, State, 2669

            Purchasing Division, 2665

            Revenue stabilization, 3304

            Senior citizens, veterans and adults with special needs, 2413

            Sewer service lateral connections, 1172

            Solar Energy Systems Incentive Program, 1409

            Solar Thermal Systems Demonstration Program, 2265

            Southern Nevada Enterprise Community Board, 2773

            Special districts to manage certain federal money, 1317

            State Route 159 Safety Speed Zone, 268

            State Treasurer, 2464

            Tahoe Basin, fire prevention and forest health, 513, 2750

            Taxation, Department of, 2541

            Threading, practice of, 2508

            Vehicle weight enforcement, 1606

      Revenue shortfalls, determinations, duties, 1414, 2122

      Sales and Use Tax Act, ballot question regarding legislative authority, 589, 590

      Senate

            Hall of Fame, inductions

                  Gallagher, Charles D., 3217

                  Titus, Dina, 3218

            Majority Leader

                  Appointments made by

                        Dream Tags, Advisory Board on, 2059, 2063

                        Group homes, legislative study committee, 1289

                        Interim Finance Committee, 1564

                        Local governmental powers, study committee, 2596

                        Nevada Academy of Health, 58

                        Senior Citizens, Veterans and Adults With Special Needs, Legislative Committee on, 2412

                        Sex Offender Registration, Advisory Committee to Study, 427

                        Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee, 294, 296

                  Ethics opinions regarding Senators, receipt, 1064, 1065

                  Fiscal notes, authority to request, 1148

                  Judicial Discipline, Commission on, receipt of reports, 1337

            Minority Leader, appointments made by

                  Local governmental powers, study committee, 2596

                  Nevada Academy of Health, 58

            Raggio, Senator William J., special legislative license plate as lifetime endowment, 780

            Standing rules, 3107-3125

            Wiener, Senator Valerie, honored for Democracy Award, 3221

            Youth Legislature, appointment of members, 252

      Separation of powers, 1042

      Session

            Expenses, appropriation, 1

            Special sessions

                  Convening on legislative petitions, 3282-3286

                  Limit on duration and consideration of matters, 3284-3286

      Southern Nevada Enterprise Community Board, representation, 2771

      Standing rules

            Assembly, 3141-3157, 3276, 3279

            Joint, 3126-3141

            Senate, 3107-3125, 3260-3262

      Veterans’ cemeteries, service of former Legislators on advisory committees, 1567

LEWDNESS (See also SEX OFFENDERS)

      Biological evidence, preservation, 1845

      Medical facility licensees or applicants, grounds for denial, suspension or revocation of licenses, 506

LIBRARIES

      Tax for support of libraries, reimbursement to State for collection costs, 2091

LICENSE PLATES (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

LICENSES AND PERMITS

      Business (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Drivers (See DRIVERS’ LICENSES)

      Fishing (See FISHING)

      Hunting (See HUNTING)

      Marriage (See MARRIAGE)

      Professions and occupations (See specific profession or occupation)

      Summary suspension of licenses issued by certain state agencies, 651

      Trapping (See TRAPPING LICENSES, PERMITS OR PRIVILEGES)

LIENS

      Abandoned property on commercial premises, disposal, effect of agreements, 1965, 1966

      Body shops, requirements, enforcement of liens, 2531, 2532, 2702, 2703

      Common-interest communities (See COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES)

      Ditches, maintenance expenses, 703

      Garagemen, requirements, enforcement of liens, 2531, 2532, 2702, 2703

      Health districts, costs of abating certain nuisances, 1499, 1500

      Manufactured buildings and homes, prohibited acts by licensees, 1914

      Manufactured home parks, limited lien resale licenses and permits, 1909

      Nuisance abatement, 1008, 1499, 1500

      Property owners, reimbursement following certain payments to subcontractor or materialman, 766, 767

      Tow car operators, liens filed by, reduction of certain charges, 1305

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR

      Bill draft requests, number authorized, form, 1568

      General appropriation, 2105

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2147

      Salary, payment, 2120

LIFE INSURANCE (See also INSURANCE)

      Policies held by trusts, requirements, 1786

LIMITATION OF ACTIONS

      Child pornography, actions by victims for recovery of damages, 2663

      Debt-management services, actions involving, 1997

      Ethics violations by public officers

            Benefits received, recovery, 1069

            Civil penalties, imposition, 1074

      Mortgage brokers, actions on bonds, 745

      Trusts, contest of validity of irrevocable trust, 794

      Unclaimed property, action by Administrator, 2652

LIMITED-LIABILITY COMPANIES

      Accounting services (See ACCOUNTANTS)

      Admission of member, procedures, 1692

      Appraisal management companies, registration and regulation, 1513-1521

      Assumed or fictitious name, doing business under, requirements, 1729, 1730

      Business license, state (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Foreign companies, annual lists, duties, notice of fees, 2838, 2839

      List of members and managers, duties, 2836

      Manufactured buildings and homes, requirements, 1912-1914

      Mergers, conversions or exchanges

            Cancellation, fee, 2859

            Rights of dissenting owners, 1721-1728

      Mortgage agents, licensure on behalf of company, law repealed, 2694

      Operating agreements, contents, amendment, 1696

      Qualification requirements, effect of failure to comply, 1691, 1698

      Records

            Filed with Secretary of State, cancellation, fee, 2840

            Maintained at office, requirements, inspection, procedures, 1692, 1694-1696

      Registered agents (See REGISTERED AGENTS)

      Restricted limited-liability companies authorized, requirements, 1691

      Retail trust companies, general powers, 1960, 1961

      State business portal, creation, 2028

      Trusts, loans by companies acting as trustees, 793

LIMITED-LIABILITY LIMITED PARTNERSHIPS

      Annual list, notice of fees, 2841

      Assumed or fictitious name, doing business under, requirements, 1729, 1730

      Business license, state (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Domestication, procedures, owner liability, 2859, 2861

      Filing combined certificate of limited partnership and limited-liability limited partnership authorized, 2849, 2854

      List of general partners, duties, 2849, 2854

      Manufactured buildings and homes, requirements, 1912-1914

      Qualification requirements, effect of failure to comply, 1701, 1702, 1708

      Registered agents (See REGISTERED AGENTS)

      State business portal, creation, 2028

LIMITED-LIABILITY PARTNERSHIPS

      Annual list, notice of fees, 2841

      Assumed or fictitious name, doing business under, requirements, 1729, 1730

      Business license, state (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Domestication, procedures, owner liability, 2859, 2861

      Foreign partnerships

            Annual list, notice of fees, 2842

            List of managing partners, duties, 2842

            Registered agents, duties, 2843

            Reinstatement, 2843

      Gaming laws, applicability, 288

      List of managing partners, duties, 2841

      Manufactured buildings and homes, requirements, 1912-1914

      Qualification requirements, effect of failure to comply, 1699

      Records filed with Secretary of State, cancellation, fee, 2844

      Registered agents (See REGISTERED AGENTS)

      State business portal, creation, 2028

LIMITED PARTNERSHIPS

      Annual list, notice of fees, 2846

      Assumed or fictitious name, doing business under, requirements, 1729, 1730

      Business license, state (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Certificates of limited partnerships, contents, 1704, 1711

      Domestication, procedures, owner liability, 2859, 2861

      Foreign limited partnerships

            Abbreviations, use, 1705

            Annual list, contents, 1705, 1712

            Governing law, 1705, 1711

            Registration application, contents, 1711, 1712

            Reinstatement, effect, 1706

      List of general partners, duties, 2844, 2848, 2850, 2853

      Manufactured buildings and homes, requirements, 1912-1914

      Mergers, conversions or exchanges

            Cancellation, fee, 2859

            Rights of dissenting owners, 1721-1728

      Qualification requirements, effect of failure to comply, 1701, 1707

      Records

            Filed with Secretary of State, cancellation, fee, 2845, 2850

            Maintained at office, requirements, 1703

      Registered agents (See REGISTERED AGENTS)

      Restricted limited partnerships authorized, requirements, 1700, 1707

      State business portal, creation, 2028

LIMOUSINES (See also MOTOR CARRIERS; MOTOR VEHICLES)

      Impoundment, requirements for return to owner, 632

LINCOLN COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      State Public Defender, reimbursement for services, 2179

LINCOLN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Mitigation, Fund for, authorized uses, 297, 298

LITERACY

      Nevada Early Literacy Intervention Program, funding, 2130, 2131

      Nevada State Library, funding of programs, 2108, 2169

      Read Across America Day recognized and reading encouraged, 3175

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT TAX

      Overpayments, credit applied to other tax liabilities, 63, 66

LIVESTOCK

      Trichomonosis, notices exempt from confidentiality requirements, 461

LIVESTOCK SHOW BOARD, NEVADA JUNIOR

      General appropriation, 2112

LIVING WILLS

      Durable power of attorney, execution, form, 198-207

LOAN MODIFICATION CONSULTANTS

      Contract requirements, 1457

      Definition, 1457

      Licensing, regulations, 1457

      Mortgage lending fraud, acts constituting, 1461-1463

      Payments to consultant, deposit, records, 1458

      Registration requirements, 748

LOANS

      Foreclosures (See FORECLOSURES)

      Home loans (See DEEDS OF TRUST; MORTGAGES)

      Records of certain loan businesses, inspection, restrictions, 1731, 1732

      Renewable energy facilities, loans and set-aside programs, 2002-2004

      Small business start-up loans for senior citizens and veterans, 148

      Trusts, loans by noncorporate trustees, 793

      Washoe County, loans for flood control or connection to utility system, 1428-1431

      Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, appropriation, authorized expenditures, 2108, 2169

LOBBYING

      Ethics, Commission on, 1048-1051

      Nevada Women’s Lobby commended, 3185

      Occupational and professional regulatory bodies, ethics, 871

      Veterans, exemption from certain fees, 373, 374

LOCAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS

      Approval of agreements by governing bodies at public hearings required, reports of fiscal impact, 2359

      Disputes submitted to fact finder, prerequisites, 2359, 2360

      Fees for support of Board, assessment, 2450

      Financial ability of local governments to grant monetary benefits, duties of fact finders or arbitrators, public hearings, 2361-2364

LOCAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS BOARD

      Authorized expenditures, 2174

      Fees for support of Board, assessment, 2450

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2153

      Temporary advance from State General Fund, request for, 2451

LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE, COMMITTEE ON

      Technical Working Group on revenue stabilization, Chairman as member, 3304

      Transfer of functions between government bodies, regulations, 430, 431

      Washoe County, imposition of additional fuel taxes, duties, 3053

LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCES

      Bonds and other obligations

            Flood management projects, 2735-2739

            Regional transportation projects, 846

            Street and highway construction, 3061-3066

            Tax credit bonds, procedures for issuance, 2656, 2659-2661

      Consolidation or reorganization of services, study, 2675

      Court security, capital costs and equipment, funding, 2479-2481

      Dillon’s Rule, study of abolishment, 2595

      Flood management projects, financing, 2735-2743

      Forest reserve money, special districts to manage, creation, reports, 1316, 1317

      Genetic marker testing, funds for, sources, 82

      Irrigation districts, limit on indebtedness and assessments, 59, 60

      Local Government Pooled Investment Fund, issuance and repayment of notes, 2118, 2123, 2465

      Payments by electronic methods, convenience fees, 1573

      Regional transportation projects, funding procedures, 846

      School districts (See SCHOOL FINANCES AND FUNDS)

      Street and highway construction, financing, 3049

      Taxes and taxation

            City-county relief (See CITY-COUNTY RELIEF TAX)

            Fuel (See COUNTY MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX; MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAXES)

            Infrastructure (See INFRASTRUCTURE, TAX FOR)

            Local Government Tax Distribution Account, deposits, 2100

            Local school support (See LOCAL SCHOOL SUPPORT TAX)

            Minerals, tax on net proceeds, use of certain revenue, 297, 298, 1233

            Property (See PROPERTY TAXES)

            Sales and use (See SALES AND USE TAXES)

      Transfer of functions between government bodies, establishment of procedures, 430, 431

      Weed control districts, assessments on real property made discretionary, 770

LOCAL GOVERNMENT PURCHASING

      Former officers or employees, restrictions on employment by certain businesses, civil penalties, 1045, 1074

      Irrigation districts, authority, 59

      Performance contracts for operating cost-savings measures

            Consultants, employment, 968

            Contents of contracts, 965

            Definitions, 965-967

            Qualified service companies

                  Applications, submission, 962

                  Determinations by local government, 963, 964

                  Surety bond, requirements, 969

            Reinvestment of savings, 969

            Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Authority, reports to, 1405

            Structure of contracts, 968

LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS

      Districts generally (See DISTRICTS)

      Energy efficiency improvement projects, 1402, 1403

      Public safety projects, 1403

      Renewable energy projects, 1403

      Sales taxes, pledge of proceeds for certain projects, 2092

LOCAL SCHOOL SUPPORT TAX (See also SALES AND USE TAXES)

      Abatement of taxes for new or expanded businesses eliminated, 2540

      Exemptions

            Enactment by Legislature, requirements, 2540

            Personal property used in performance of certain written contracts, 2192, 2411

      Overpayments, credit applied to other tax liabilities, 63, 67

      Rate of tax, temporary increase, 2191, 2411

      Reimbursement for collection of tax, reduction, period extended, 2097

LONG-TERM CARE

      Advocates for residents of facilities for long-term care, duties, 41, 42

      Legislative Committee on Senior Citizens, Veterans and Adults With Special Needs, duties, 2413

      State Long-Term Care Ombudsman, Office of, creation, duties, 41, 42

LONG-TERM CARE, ADMINISTRATORS OF FACILITIES FOR

      Disciplinary action, 442, 443, 1446, 1447

      Fines, maximum amount, 442

      Licenses

            Denial of issuance or renewal, 442

            Summary suspension, procedures, 651

      Nevada State Board of Examiners for Administrators of Facilities for Long-Term Care

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Name change, 442

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

            Subpoena power, 443

LOTTERIES (See also GAMING)

      Government-owned or governmental entities involved in gaming, regulation, 2429

LOW-INCOME HOUSING (See AFFORDABLE HOUSING)

LUNG DISEASES (See also DISEASES)

      Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Program, establishment, 303

      Occupational diseases (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES)

LURING A CHILD OR PERSON WITH MENTAL ILLNESS (See also SEX OFFENDERS)

      Biological evidence, preservation, 1845

LYON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Regional training programs, reorganization, 1362, 1363

M

MAIL

      Cigarettes, delivery sales, certain laws repealed, 166

MALICIOUS MISCHIEF

      Rental cars, agreements regarding liability of lessee for damages, 548, 549

      Scrap metal, damage or removal of property to obtain, 1242

MANAGED CARE ORGANIZATIONS

      Autism, coverage requirements, 1475-1478

      Health insurance exchange, study of establishment, 3005

      Out-of-network providers, study of payment system, 3301

      Prescription drugs, coverage for certain previously approved drugs, 1785

MANSLAUGHTER

      Vehicular manslaughter, jurisdiction of justice court masters, 512

MANUFACTURED BUILDINGS AND HOMES

      Certificates of title or ownership, issuance for certain factory-built housing prohibited, 1921

      Contractors, grounds for disciplinary action, 1935

      Dealers (See MANUFACTURED BUILDINGS AND HOMES, DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Definitions, 1900-1904

      Distributors (See MANUFACTURED BUILDINGS AND HOMES, DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Legislative declaration, 1901

      Movement of home or commercial coach, requirements for special plates eliminated, 1935

      Repairs, regulation, 1906

      Sales

            Accounting and distribution of money received, 1922, 1923

            Brokerage agreements, 1921, 1922

            By person other than dealer, documents and statements required, 1920

            Contracts, restrictions, 1921

            Escrow, requirements, 1923

            Essential systems, implied warranty, 1924

            Methamphetamine manufacture on premises, disclosures, 1924, 1925

            Reports of sale and related documents, requirements, 1918-1920

            Requiring purchaser to obtain financing from specific person prohibited, 1922

            Trade-ins, satisfaction of outstanding security interest, 1923

MANUFACTURED BUILDINGS AND HOMES, DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES

      Account for Education and Recovery, deposits, use, 1917

      Administrative fines, 1916

      Civil penalties, 1925

      Continuing education requirements, regulation, 1906, 1907

      Dealers

            Audit of financial accounts, requirements, penalties, 1900, 1926

            Licenses, renewal, 1909

            Limited dealer’s license, authority to act as repossessor or liquidator, 1917

            Money received, duties, prohibited acts, 1922, 1923

            Reports of sale and related documents, duties, 1918-1921

            Requiring purchaser to obtain financing from specific person prohibited, 1922

            Unlawful acts, penalties, 1926

      Definitions, 1900-1904

      Disciplinary action, grounds, 1914-1916

      Distributors

            Audit of financial accounts, requirements, penalties, 1900, 1926

            Branch offices, requirements, 1907

            Licenses

                  Application, 1907-1909, 1912

                  Examinations, 1914

                  Fees, 1916, 1917

                  Provisional license, issuance, 1908

                  Renewal, requirements, 1909, 1912

                  Requirement, 1907

                  Suspension or revocation, reinstatement, 1916

            Salesmen or employees

                  Disciplinary action, grounds, 1915

                  License, requirements, 1909-1912

      Landlords or managers of manufactured home parks, limited lien resale licenses and permits, 1909

      Legislative declaration, 1901

      License plates for movement of home or commercial coach, laws repealed, 1935

      Limited-liability companies, requirements, 1912-1914

      Limited partnerships, limited-liability partnerships and limited-liability limited partnerships, requirements, 1912-1914

      Salesmen, license requirements, 1909-1912

      Servicemen, penalties for violations, 1916

MANUFACTURED HOME PARKS

      Abandoned homes, procedures for dismantling, 1928

      Closure or conversion of park

            Determination of fair market value of home, qualifications of appraiser, procedures, 1927-1934

            Tenant, duty to notify landlord of election to move home, 1930, 1933

      Landlords or managers, limited lien resale licenses and permits, 1909

      Manufactured Housing Division programs, authorized expenditures, 2174

      Nonprofit parks, term of office of board of directors or trustees, 2691, 2694

      Termination of rental agreements, grounds, 2690

MANUFACTURED HOUSING DIVISION (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

MANUFACTURERS AND MANUFACTURING

      Abandoned personal property on commercial premises, disposal, 1964-1966

      Cash registers or other devices, prohibited acts by manufacturers, 577, 578

      Cigarette manufacturers

            Duties, penalties, 2434-2438

            Tobacco settlement proceeds, appropriation, 2176

      Defibrillator manufacturers, duties, 777, 778

      Drug manufacturers

            Cancer Drug Donation Program, establishment, 454-456

            Transfer of certain drugs to nonprofit pharmacies, immunities, 1089

      Gaming manufacturers, reports concerning independent contractors, 289, 290

      Logistics and distribution centers, development in State, study, 3290

MAPS AND PLATS

      Common-interest communities, requirements for plats, 1612

      County roads, mapping to preserve rights-of-way urged, 3256

      Election precinct maps, time for transmittal by county clerk, 1267

      Petition district maps, Internet publication, 2591

      State Engineer, fees, 1015, 1016

      Subdivision of land (See SUBDIVISION OF LAND)

MARRIAGE

      Certificates of marriage

            Form, 731

            Proof of age, requirements, 1504

            Remarriage of husband and wife, contents of certificates, 1506

            Victims of Domestic Violence, Account for Aid for, additional fees for, 264, 265

      Certificates of permission to perform marriages

            Issuance, 725, 729

            Revocation, 730

      Commissioners of civil marriages, office signs, requirements, 732

      Community property (See COMMUNITY PROPERTY)

      County clerks, office hours for issuance of marriage licenses, 1506

      Domestic partnerships recognized, procedures, deemed not a marriage, 2183-2187

      Licenses

            Denial, restrictions, 1505

            Form, 723

            Name of parent of minor applicant, proof, 1505

            Victims of Domestic Violence, Account for Aid for, additional fees for, 264

      Nevada Lockbox, creation, registration of electronic documents, 1021-1024

      Remarriage

            Husband and wife, remarriage permitted, 1503

            Industrial insurance, continuation of survivor benefits after remarriage, 3073, 3075

      Solemnization

            Authority to solemnize marriages, affidavit, 725, 726

            Duties of persons authorized to perform, 729, 733

            Investigation of persons authorized to perform, 729

            Persons who may perform, 724

            Revocation of authority to solemnize marriages, affidavit, 722, 729

      Wills, effect of later marriage of testator, 1623

MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 901, 902

MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS AND CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS, BOARD OF

      Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 902

      Health care records, duties, 2549

      Members, qualifications, 871

      Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

MASS TRANSIT (See PUBLIC TRANSIT SYSTEMS)

MASSAGE THERAPISTS

      Administrative citations, issuance, penalty for noncompliance, 2574-2576, 2579

      Advertising, prohibited acts, penalties, 2573, 2582

      Board of Massage Therapists

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 900

            Disciplinary action, powers and duties, 2573-2576, 2579-2581

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Investigations, authority, reimbursement of expenses, 2575, 2581-2585

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

      Fines

            Administrative citations, contents, 2575

            Amount, increase, 2580

            Failure to pay or make arrangements to pay, penalties, 2579, 2580

            Sexual activity or prostitution, penalties, 2574

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses

            Display, requirements, prohibited acts, 2573, 2578

            Examinations, requirements, 2577

            Expiration or surrender, effect, 2574

            Replacement licenses, requirements, 2578

            Summary suspension, procedures, 651

            Temporary suspension, procedural requirements, 2580, 2581

            Unlawful acts, penalties, 2572, 2573

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 899, 900

      Sexual activity or prostitution, penalties for certain violations, 2573, 2574, 2581

MASTERS

      Child support hearings, conduct by electronic means, 948

      Complaints alleging misconduct or incapacity, procedures, 1337-1345

      Justice courts, appointment, qualifications, compensation and jurisdiction, 512

MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH (See HEALTH, MATERNAL AND CHILD)

MEDIATION (See also DISPUTE RESOLUTION)

      Collective bargaining agreements may supersede certain industrial insurance laws, 2063-2065

      Foreclosures

            Fees for support of certain mediation programs, 2479, 2482

            Right of certain homeowners to request mediation, procedures, 1752-1755

      Military Children, Compact on Educational Opportunity for, 2611

MEDICAID

      Aged persons, establishment of all-inclusive care program, requirements, 1256

      Applications, establishment of system for electronic submission, 629

      Authorized expenditures, 2170

      Child welfare system, treatment or services to persons involved in, 328

      Clark County, study of integration of health and social services, 1119

      Disproportionate share hospitals

            Calculation of uncompensated care costs and rate, 2295-2297

            Counties, payments to Division, procedure, 2297

            Payments to hospitals, procedure, reports, 2294, 2297

      General appropriation, 2109, 2119

      Study of financing and rates, 309

MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES

      Adult day care facilities, regulation, 558, 559

      Anesthesia or conscious or deep sedation offered at nonmedical facilities, permit and accreditation requirements, 528-531, 538

      Cancer Drug Donation Program, establishment, 454-456

      Defibrillators, requirements, 778

      Employees, notice regarding certain protections, 557

      Facilities for intermediate care or skilled nursing

            Administrators (See LONG-TERM CARE, ADMINISTRATORS OF FACILITIES FOR)

            Defibrillators, requirements, 778

            Infectious diseases, investigations by health authorities, duties, 554-556

            Inspections, reports, requirements, 559

            Licenses

                  Denial, suspension or revocation, grounds, 506

                  Summary suspension, procedures, 558

            Patient safety violations, penalties, 558

            Prescription drugs, unused, transfer to dispensing pharmacy or nonprofit pharmacies, 1087, 1088

      Group care facilities (See RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES FOR GROUPS)

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Health clinics (See HEALTH CLINICS)

      Home health care agencies (See HOME, AGENCIES PROVIDING PERSONAL CARE SERVICES IN THE)

      Hospice care (See HOSPICE CARE)

      Hospitals (See HOSPITALS)

      Independent centers for emergency medical care (See EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES)

      Individual residential care homes (See HOMES FOR INDIVIDUAL RESIDENTIAL CARE)

      Infectious diseases, investigations by health authorities, duties, 554-556

      Inspections, reports, requirements, 559

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 558

      Mental illness, persons with, medical treatment, 335

      Nurses and nursing assistants (See also NURSES AND NURSING; NURSING ASSISTANTS)

            Retaliation or discrimination against, prohibited acts, notices, 557, 1418, 1419

            Staffing requirements for nursing services, 2024

      Obstetric centers (See OBSTETRIC CENTERS)

      Patient identification mechanism, investigation of creation, 3071

      Patient safety violations, penalties, 558

      Prescriptions (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Refractive surgery facilities (See REFRACTIVE SURGERY FACILITIES)

      Sale of property on execution of civil judgment, notice requirements, 2781, 2790

      Surgical centers (See SURGICAL CENTERS FOR AMBULATORY PATIENTS)

MEDICAL BILLS

      Out-of-network providers, study of payment system, 3301

MEDICAL DISCOUNT PLANS

      Application for registration, qualifications, 1821, 1822

      Fund for Insurance Administration and Enforcement, fees, 1763

      Genetic information nondiscrimination, requirements, 1785

MEDICAL EXAMINERS

      Emergency response employees, notification of possible exposure to infectious disease, 910-913

MEDICAL EXAMINERS, BOARD OF

      Complaints

            Persons who may file, 2964

            Procedures, 2966, 2968-2971

            Retention of records, requirements, 880, 881

      Executive Director, powers regarding subpoenas, 2949, 2950

      Fiscal year, 2948

      Health care records, duties, 2549

      Members

            Ethics, requirements, 871, 1017

            Qualifications of certain members, 871

      Perfusionists, licensing and regulation, 2943-2945

      Prescription drug abuse, study, 1304

      Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

      Remediation agreements, duties, reports, 2941, 2948, 2960

      Retaliation against physicians prohibited, 1423

      Sentinel events, duties, 3070, 3071

      Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee, assistance, 295

      Surgeries requiring sedation or anesthesia, physician reports, duties, 535

MEDICAL LABORATORIES

      Alcohol or controlled substance, affidavit or declaration of expert witness as to existence or quantity, 32, 33

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      HIV testing, duties, regulations regarding, 308

      Lead, blood tests for presence in children, duties, 458

      Licenses, procedure for summary suspension, 651

MEDICAL MARIJUANA

      Controlled substances generally (See CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES)

      Medical marijuana program, oversight by Health Division, 617

      Registry, authorized expenditures, 2170

MEDICAL RECORDS

      Guardians, inspection of records, 1666, 1667

      Health Division, authority regarding records of certain facilities, duties, 557

      Infectious diseases, investigations by health authority, 555, 556

      Retention and destruction, duties of providers, 2549, 2550

MEDICARE

      Full funding and protection of program urged, 3266

      Public employees’ group insurance, elimination of flexible benefit plan for Medicare participants, 1587

MEETINGS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES

      Administrative regulations, requirements for workshops and hearings, 2285

      Common-interest communities, rural associations, applicability of laws, 2212, 2215

      Documents, availability to public, requirements, 2289

      Education, Legislative Committee on, 1150

      Health Care, Legislative Committee on, 1155

      High-Level Radioactive Waste, Committee on, 1156

      Public Lands, Legislative Committee on, 1151

      Tahoe Regional Planning Agency and Marlette Lake, Legislative Committee for Review, 1153

      University foundations, applicability of laws, 2290

      Western Regional Water Commission, Legislative Committee to Oversee, 1157

      Youth Legislature, Nevada, applicability of laws, 254

MELANOMA (See also CANCER)

      Melanoma and Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Week declared and preventive actions urged, 3238

MEMORIALS (See RESOLUTIONS AND MEMORIALS)

MENTAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES, COMMISSION ON

      Administrative personnel, certain duties removed, 271

      Children, duties concerning mental health of children, 662

      Co-occurring disorders, powers and duties, 662-664

      Mental health consortia, receipt of information from, duties, 662, 665, 666, 677-679

      Subcommittees and advisory committees, authority, 662

MENTAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES, DIVISION OF (See HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF)

MENTAL HEALTH AND MENTAL RETARDATION FACILITIES

      Administrative personnel, appointment, 269-272

      Authorized expenditures, 2170

      Clark County, study of integration of health and social services, 1119

      Community training centers, provisions repealed, 2242

      General appropriation, 2110

      Medical records, inspection by guardians, 1666, 1667

      Northern Nevada Adult Mental Health Services cemetery, preservation, 718

      Prescription drugs, unused, transfer to dispensing pharmacy or nonprofit pharmacies, 1087

      Psychiatrists, issuance of authorized facility licenses, 2977

      State employees in unclassified service, salaries, 2158, 2165

MENTAL HEALTH CONSORTIA

      Children with emotional disturbance, service plans, duties, 665, 676-678

      Composition, 676

      Findings and recommendations, review, 662-664

      Legislative bill requests, authority to submit, requirements, 678, 679

MENTAL ILLNESS, PERSONS WITH (See also DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

      Admission to mental health facilities

            Emergency admissions

                  Detention for evaluation, observation and treatment, restrictions, 334

                  Examination required before admission, location, procedure regarding medical treatment, 334, 335

                  Release following examination by physician, procedures, 332, 336

                  Requirements for and limitations on applications and certificates, 336

                  Voluntary clients, detention following change in status to emergency admission, 333, 334

            Involuntary court-ordered admissions

                  Criminal defendants, transmittal of court records to Repository, 2491

                  Emotional disturbance, children with, procedures, 410-413

                  Guardians to receive notification of certain actions, 1667-1669

            Person with mental illness defined, 333

      Child welfare system, treatment or services to persons involved in, 328

      Children with emotional disturbance

            Court-ordered admission to locked facilities, procedures, 410-413

            Juvenile offenders, certification as adult for criminal proceedings, 238

            Long-term strategic plans for services, preparation, validity, 676-679

            Mental health consortia (See MENTAL HEALTH CONSORTIA)

      Co-occurring disorders, persons with, duties of Commission, 662-664

      Criminal defendants

            Commitment to and conditional release from Division facilities, 116, 117

            Community reentry programs, funding, 2594

            Court records, transmittal to Central Repository, procedures, 2485-2490

            Juvenile offenders, certification as adult for criminal proceedings, 238

            Sealing records after discharge from treatment program, 417

            Specialty court programs (See DISTRICT COURTS)

            Veterans or military personnel, assignment to treatment programs, 100, 103

            Victims of crime, notice of defendant’s discharge, release or escape, 71

      Firearms, right to possess (See FIREARMS)

      Health insurance coverage, mental health parity requirements, 1785

      Judges, procedures for filing complaints against, 1337-1345

      Luring a person with mental illness, preservation of biological evidence, 1845

      Medical records, inspection by guardians, 1666, 1667

      Severe mental illness, insurance coverage for treatment, 1811, 1812

      Statewide plan for provision of services to children, creation, 662

MENTAL RETARDATION, PERSONS WITH (See also DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)

      Community training centers, provisions repealed, 2242

      Criminal defendants

            Commitment to and conditional release from Division facilities, 116, 117

            Community reentry programs, funding, 2594

            Sealing records after discharge from treatment program, 417

            Victims of crime, notice of defendant’s discharge, release or escape, 71

      Jobs and day training services providers

            Applications, 2235, 2236

            Certification requirements, prohibited acts, 2235, 2236

            Contracts to provide services or commodities, 2237, 2238

            Definitions, 2234, 2235

            Injunctions, 2235

            Investigations by Division, 2235

            Regulations, adoption, enforcement, 2236, 2242

MERIT AWARD BOARD

      General appropriation, 2106

MESQUITE, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Consolidation or reorganization of certain functions, study, 2675

      Overton Power District, election of trustees, 2245

METHAMPHETAMINE (See also CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES)

      Factory-built housing and manufactured buildings used in certain crimes, disclosures upon transfer, 1924, 1925

      Removal or remediation, duties of certain agencies, 824

METHANOL (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENTS (See generally POLICE DEPARTMENTS; SHERIFFS)

MICHELLE’S LAW

      College students, continuation of health insurance coverage during medically necessary leave of absence, requirements, 1785

MILITARY CHILDREN, INTERSTATE COMPACT ON EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR

      Applicability, 2601

      Binding effect of Compact and other laws, 2613, 2614

      Compact commissioner, appointment, duties, 2604, 2615

      Definitions, 2599, 2600

      Educational records, 2601

      Effective date and amendment, 2612

      Enrollment, 2602, 2603

      Extracurricular activities, eligibility for participation, 2603

      Graduation, 2603, 2604

      Immunizations, 2601, 2602

      Interstate Commission

            Bylaws and rules, 2606

            Creation, 2605

            Executive Committee, establishment, duties, 2605, 2608, 2609

            Financing of Commission, 2612

            Meetings, 2605, 2606

            Organization and operation, 2608, 2609

            Powers and duties, 2605-2608

            Rulemaking functions, 2610

      Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children Account, creation, 2615

      Member states, 2612

      Oversight, enforcement and dispute resolution, 2610-2612

      Placement and attendance, 2602, 2603

      Purpose, 2598, 2599

      Severability and construction, 2613

      State coordination, 2604

      State Council, creation, duties, 2604, 2614

      State officers and departments, duties, 2615, 2616

      Withdrawal and dissolution, 2613

MILITARY, OFFICE OF THE (See also NATIONAL GUARD)

      Authorized expenditures, 2171

      Capital improvement projects, funding, 2457, 2458, 2461, 2462

      General appropriation, 2111

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2158

      Temporary advances from State General Fund, procedures, 2122

      University fee waivers, duties, 54, 55

MILLENNIUM SCHOLARSHIPS

      Administration, authorized expenditures, 2167

      Enrollment in more than one eligible institution, effect, 76

      Millennium Scholarship Trust Fund

            Abandoned Property Trust Account

                  Required transfer of money for 2009-2011 fiscal years, 2121

                  Transfer of money for 2008-2009 fiscal year suspended, 1358

            Healthy Nevada, Fund for a, reversion of certain appropriated money, 2176

      Nevada College Savings Trust Fund, use of money in Endowment Account to pay certain administrative costs, 1166

      Religious, charitable or public service program participants, eligibility, 706

MINERAL COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Regional training programs, reorganization, 1361, 1363

MINERAL RESOURCES, COMMISSION ON

      Authorized expenditures, 2172

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2153

MINES AND MINERALS

      Ditches, water rights, recovery of maintenance expenses, 702

      Lode claims, requirements for boundary markers, 829

      Taxation of minerals extracted

            Overpayments, credit against amounts due, 63, 65

            Projections, duties of Department, 1221

            Use of certain proceeds, 297, 298, 1233

MINORITIES

      Cesar Chavez Day, designation, 388

      Consumer Affairs for Minorities, Office of Ombudsman of, creation, 1502

      Fitness and Wellness, Advisory Council on State Program for, representation, 2255

      Foster care, children in, assessment of disproportionate number urged, 3233

      Juvenile justice system, study of racial disparity, 2547

      Renewable energy projects, loans and set-aside programs, 2002-2004

      University System, reports regarding employment and enrollment, 568

MINORITY AFFAIRS, NEVADA COMMISSION ON

      Consumer Affairs for Minorities, Office of Ombudsman of, duties, 1502

MINORITY HEALTH, OFFICE OF

      Advisory Committee, appointment of members, 662, 668

      Authorized expenditures, 2170

      Fitness and Wellness, Advisory Council on State Program for, duties, 2255

      General appropriation, 2110

MINORS

      Abuse or neglect (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

      Adoption (See ADOPTION)

      Autism (See AUTISM)

      Care of children (See CHILD CARE FACILITIES)

      Children’s products, prohibited acts by retailers, recall notices, 2441-2444

      Cribs, prohibited acts, penalties, 2442-2444

      Custody (See CHILD CUSTODY)

      Early intervention services for children with disabilities, 1540

      Foster care (See FOSTER CARE)

      Homeless Youth Awareness Day designated, 3230

      Juvenile delinquents (See JUVENILE DELINQUENTS)

      Lead exposure, testing to be encouraged, requirements, 457

      Marriage, requirements, documentation, 1504, 1505

      Pornography (See CHILD PORNOGRAPHY)

      Prostitution, victims (See PROSTITUTION)

      Support (See CHILD SUPPORT)

      Trusts, representation of minor beneficiaries, 794

      Visitation (See CHILD VISITATION)

      Water skiing, age requirements for vessel operator and observer, 364

      Welfare (See CHILD WELFARE)

MISSING PERSONS

      Law enforcement agencies, duties, 38, 1844, 1845

      Repository for Information Concerning Missing Persons, repeal, 1845

      Toll-free information service, provision repealed, 1845

MISSOURI PLAN

      Judges and justices, appointment initially, retention by election, 3268-3275

MOBILE HOMES (See MANUFACTURED BUILDINGS AND HOMES)

MODULAR BUILDING INSTITUTE

      Training and educational programs, approval, 1906, 1907

MODULAR BUILDINGS (See MANUFACTURED BUILDINGS AND HOMES)

MOLD

      National Indoor Toxic Mold Awareness Month designated, 3164

MONEY LAUNDERING

      Mortgage agents, disqualification from practice, penalties, 2686

      Mortgage brokers, disqualification from practice, penalties, 2680, 2685, 2686

      Prepaid or stored value cards, procedures relating to criminal use, 2243

MONORAILS (See also PUBLIC TRANSIT SYSTEMS)

      Legislative study of mass transportation systems, 3290

MOPEDS

      Definition, 394, 397, 402

MORTGAGE AGENTS

      Appraisals, improper influence, disciplinary action, 1510-1512

      Assessments, 2689

      Consumer finance companies, applicability of laws, 1554

      Definitions, 2676-2678

      Educational requirements, 2678

      Exemptions

            Certificates, requirements for issuance, 1554

            Residential mortgage loans, prohibitions, 2678

      Fiduciary obligations, 745, 746

      Licenses

            Authority of Commissioner unaffected by expiration, revocation or surrender, 1553

            Examinations, 2678

            Fees, 2683, 2688

            Qualifications, 2682

            Residential mortgage loan originators, requirements, 2677, 2687, 2693

            Suspension or revocation, grounds, 1452, 1556, 2686, 2688

      Limited-liability company or professional association, licensure of agent on behalf of, law repealed, 2694

      Mortgage recovery fund, sources and use, 2688

      Supervision by brokers, 2684

      Supervision by mortgage bankers, termination of association, 2687

      Unlicensed operation, contracts voidable, penalties, remedies, 746

      Violations

            Administrative fines, 747, 2684, 2686, 2688

            Reports to federal registry, 2689

            Restitution for loss resulting from violation, orders, 746

MORTGAGE BANKERS

      Appraisals, improper influence, disciplinary action, 1522, 1523

      Consumer finance companies, applicability of laws, 1557

      Exemptions, requirements for issuance of certificates, 1557

      Licenses

            Expiration, revocation or surrender, authority of Commissioner unaffected, 1556

            Failure to comply with licensing requirements, penalties, 2688

            Summary suspension, procedures, 651

            Suspension or revocation, grounds, 2688

      Mortgage recovery fund, sources and use, 2688

      Records of transactions, violations, penalty, 2688

      Residential mortgage loan originators

            Confidentiality of information, authorized disclosures, 2689

            Failure to comply with licensing requirements, penalties, 2688

            Licensure as mortgage agent required, 2687

            Net worth or surety bonding requirements, 2688

            Violations, reports to federal registry, 2689

      Supervision of mortgage agents, termination of association, 2687, 2689

      Unlicensed operation, contracts voidable, penalties, remedies, 747

      Violations

            Administrative fines, 747, 2688

            Contracts deemed voidable, 2693

            Remedial action, grounds, 2688

            Reports to federal registry, 2689

            Restitution for loss resulting from violation, orders, 747

MORTGAGE BROKERS

      Appraisals

            Improper influence, disciplinary action, 1510-1512

            Requirements, 1451

      Assessments, 2689

      Bond requirements, 743-745

      Consumer finance companies, applicability of laws, 1554

      Definitions, 2676-2678

      Educational requirements, 2678

      Examination of brokers, requirements, disclosure of information, 1449, 1450

      Exemptions

            Certificates, requirements for issuance, 1554

            Residential mortgage loans, prohibitions, 2678

      Fees earned by brokers, disclosures, 1556

      Fiduciary obligations, 745, 746

      Holders of beneficial interest, powers of majority, 1553

      Investments in certain promissory notes, disclosure of information to public, 1450

      Investors, guidelines and limitations for loans in which investor has ownership or beneficial interest, 1451, 1559

      License number of brokers, placement on loans required, 1453

      Licenses

            Authority of Commissioner unaffected by expiration, revocation or surrender, 1553

            Denial, grounds, 2680

            Examinations, 2678

            Expiration and renewal, 2682

            Fees, 2682, 2688

            Qualifications, 2679, 2680

            Summary suspension, procedures, 651

            Suspension or revocation, grounds, 1452, 1556, 2685, 2688

      Mortgage recovery fund, sources and use, 2688

      Residential mortgage loan originators

            Confidentiality of information, authorized disclosures, 2689

            Licensure as mortgage agent required, 2677

            Net worth or surety bonding requirements, 2688

            Violations, reports to federal registry, 2689

      Servicing fees, applicability, 1556

      Supervision of agents, 2684, 2689

      Unlicensed operation, contracts voidable, penalties, remedies, 746

      Violations

            Administrative fines, 747, 2684

            Reports to federal registry, 2689

            Restitution for loss resulting from violation, orders, 746

MORTGAGE LENDING, DIVISION OF (See BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY, DEPARTMENT OF)

MORTGAGES

      Agents (See MORTGAGE AGENTS)

      Attorneys at law, applicability of certain laws, 1460

      Bankers (See MORTGAGE BANKERS)

      Brokers (See MORTGAGE BROKERS)

      Escrow (See ESCROW)

      Foreclosures (See FORECLOSURES)

      Future advances, notice to terminate operation of instrument, requirements, 1670, 1671

      Holders of beneficial interest, powers of majority, 1553

      License number of mortgage brokers, placement on loans required, 1453

      Loan modification consultants, licensure and regulation, 1457-1459

      Mortgage lending fraud, acts constituting, 1461-1463

      Nontraditional mortgage loan products, disclosures to borrowers, requirements, penalty, 1453-1455

      Services related to mortgage lending

            Businesses servicing mortgage loans, registration required, 748

            Licensure and regulation of persons performing, 1457-1459

            Residential mortgage loan originators, licensure and regulation, 2677, 2687-2689, 2693

            Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing Act, regulations, 2688, 2689

      Spendthrift trusts, enforceability of mortgage, 803

      Violations by mortgage lending professionals, remedies, 741-748

MOTELS (See PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS)

MOTOR CARRIERS (See also MOTOR VEHICLES)

      Buses (See BUSES)

      Delinquent fees and other payments to Department, bond requirement, 467, 468

      Engine emission controls (See AIR POLLUTION)

      Farm vehicles, method of weighing for permit purposes, 169

      Interstate Highway User Fee Apportionment Act, applicability of laws, 468

      Nonprofit carriers of elderly persons or persons with disabilities, exemption from certificate requirement, 1292

      Permits for contract carriers, hearings, 632

      Taxicab motor carriers, impoundment of vehicle, return to owner, 632

      Temporary permits, requirements, 468

      Tow cars (See TOW CAR OPERATORS)

      Traffic control (See TRAFFIC CONTROL)

      Transportation of household goods, operation of vehicle without certificate, impoundment, 24

      Vehicles

            Insurance verification, procedures, 2206

            Registration

                  Definitions, 467

                  Insurance, proof of coverage, 2206

                  Self-registration, procedures, 389-392

                  Violations, civil penalties, 467

      Violations, civil penalties, 467

MOTOR CLUBS

      Certificate of authority, qualifications, 1822

      Fund for Insurance Administration and Enforcement, fee, 1764

MOTOR POOL, STATE

      Alternative fuels (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

      Authorized expenditures, 2167

MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES

      Off-highway vehicles

            Actions against licensees, 3096

            Administrative fines, 3100

            Books and records, maintenance, inspection, 3093

            Branches, licensure requirements, 3094

            Certificates of title and registration, authority, duties, 3102, 3103

            Child support compliance, requirements, 3088, 3089

            Consignment sales, duties, 3086-3088

            Dealers’ reports of sale, duties, 3101

            Disciplinary action, grounds, procedures, 3098-3100

            Display of license, 3092, 3094

            Established place of business, requirements, 3090, 3096, 3098

            Evidence of activities as off-highway vehicle dealer, 3092

            Financial records, required disclosures, 3099

            Franchised dealers, requirements, 3097

            Licenses and permits, 3089-3091

            New vehicle dealers, requirements, 3090

            Salesmen, requirements, 3100

            Security, requirements, 3091, 3095-3097, 3099

            Signs, requirements, exemptions, 3094

            Spanish language credit applications and contracts, requirements, 3094

            Unfitness, evidence of, 3091, 3092, 3098

            Unlawful acts, penalties, 3090, 3100, 3101

            Used vehicle dealers, authorized acts, 3098

            Vehicles taken in trade, satisfaction of outstanding security interest, 3094

      Sales of motor vehicles

            Credit applications and sales contracts, contents, 1275

            Deceptive trade practices, administrative fines, 2528, 2698, 2699

            New vehicles, disclosure regarding carbon dioxide emissions, 2756

            Used vehicles, contents of contract, when deemed voidable, 1275

MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAXES

      County fuel taxes

            Regional transportation projects, pledge of tax proceeds, reports, 847, 848

            Washoe County, imposition of additional taxes, procedures, 3049

      Ethanol, applicability of laws, 2631

      Methanol, applicability of laws, 2631

      Regional transportation projects, pledge of tax proceeds, reports, 847, 848

      Special fuel tax (See SPECIAL FUEL TAX)

      Suppliers and retailers of fuel, unlawful acts, penalties, 2630, 2631

      Watercraft fuel taxes, allocation, 2179

MOTOR VEHICLE INSURANCE (See INSURANCE)

MOTOR VEHICLE PHYSICAL DAMAGE APPRAISERS

      Fund for Insurance Administration and Enforcement, fees, 1762

MOTOR VEHICLES

      Abandoned vehicles

            Commercial premises, procedures for disposal of abandoned vehicles, 1965

            Removal from public property, constable’s fees, 3014

      Accidents, use of lights by tow cars, duties of approaching drivers, 1095, 1096

      Buses (See BUSES)

      Drivers’ licenses (See DRIVERS’ LICENSES)

      Electric vehicles (See Low emission and energy-efficient vehicles, this heading)

      Engine emission controls (See AIR POLLUTION)

      Golf carts, operation on streets in planned communities, 85

      Insurance (See INSURANCE)

      License plates

            Charitable organizations, special plates for benefit of, requirements, 19

            Commission (See SPECIAL LICENSE PLATES, COMMISSION ON)

            Coroners’ vehicles, 958

            Gold Star plates for relatives of military personnel killed in line of duty, 491

            Manufactured homes, plates for movement, laws repealed, 1935

            Motorcycles, special plates authorized, fees, 960, 961

            Reno, special plates for support of parks and recreation, 957, 959

            Senator William J. Raggio, legislative plate as lifetime endowment, 780

            Trailers and certain other vehicles, fees for special plates, 961

      Low emission and energy-efficient vehicles

            Alternative fuels (See ALTERNATIVE FUELS)

            Electric vehicles

                  Energy Policy Act, federal legislation regarding hybrids urged, 3267

                  High-occupancy vehicle lanes, use, 84

                  Legislative study of vehicle electrification, 3298

                  Use as taxicabs in certain counties, 751

            Fleet vehicles owned by governmental entities, acquisition of clean vehicles, 2626, 2628

            High-occupancy vehicle lanes, use, 84

            Incentives to encourage acquisition of clean vehicles, 2629, 2630

            Planned communities, operation of vehicles in, 85

      Motor carriers (See MOTOR CARRIERS)

      Off-highway vehicles (See OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLES)

      Registration

            Constables, authority to enforce registration laws, 3012, 3014

            Electric bicycles, exemption, 394, 395

            Farm vehicles, method of weighing, 169

            Governmental services tax (See GOVERNMENTAL SERVICES TAX)

            Insurance, proof of coverage, 2204, 2206

            Motorized conveyances for wheelchairs, exemption, 394, 395

            New residents, failure to comply with registration laws, penalty, 3015

            Off-highway vehicles, 3079-3081

            Renewal notification, requirements, 1356-1358

            Size, weight and load violations, reregistration following, fees, 467

            Suspension, grounds, 2208

            Transfer of title, electronic submission of notice to Department, 1307, 1308

      Repairs (See BODY SHOPS; GARAGES AND REPAIR SHOPS)

      Sales (See also MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

            Salvage vehicles, requirements, 1745-1750

            Transfer of title, electronic notice to Department, 1307, 1308

      Salvage vehicles

            Identifying cards for holders to purchase vehicles, issuance, 1745-1748

            Insurers, duties, 1750

      Taxicabs (See TAXICABS)

      Titles, electronic notice of transfer, submission to Department, 1307, 1308

MOTOR VEHICLES, DEPARTMENT OF

      Administrative Services Division, supplemental appropriation, 2342

      Authorized expenditures, 2175

      Body shops, duties, 2528-2533, 2699-2704

      Capital improvement projects, funding, 2459

      Charitable organizations, receipt of information from certain organizations, 19

      Compliance Enforcement, Division of, duties, 3077

      Drivers’ licenses, duties (See DRIVERS’ LICENSES)

      Engine emission control, establishment of voluntary program of electronic monitoring of information, 1326

      Field Services, Division of, supplemental appropriation, 2341

      Garages and repair shops, duties, 2528-2533, 2699-2704

      General appropriations, 2113

      Hearings, location, manner of taking testimony, 68

      Insurance

            Account for Verification of Insurance, transfer of money to divisions and to State General Fund, 2181

            Verification system, duties, 2206-2210

      Kiosk technology, appropriation, 2119

      Licensing and registration (See MOTOR VEHICLES)

      Motor carriers (See also MOTOR CARRIERS)

            Administrative fines authorized, procedural requirements, deposits, 467

            Delinquent fees and fines, surety bond may be required, 467, 468

            Self-registration, agreements, duties, 389-392

      Off-highway vehicles, duties, 3081, 3084, 3085, 3089-3091, 3094-3101, 3105

      Personal information, exception to prohibition on release, 710

      Revolving Account for the Assistance of the Department, creation, 3085

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2156

      Salvage vehicle sales, duties, 1745

      Selective Service System, submission of information to, duties, 710, 712-715

      Taxes and fees

            Appropriation for costs of implementing certain tax provisions, 2643

            County motor vehicle fuel (See COUNTY MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX)

            Governmental services (See GOVERNMENTAL SERVICES TAX)

            Motor vehicle fuel (See MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAXES)

            Reports to Interim Finance Committee, 970

            Special fuel (See SPECIAL FUEL TAX)

      Titles, electronic submission of notice of transfer, duties, 1307, 1308

MOTORCYCLES

      Off-highway vehicles (See OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLES)

      Safety program, authorized expenditures, 2173

      Special license plates, issuance, fees, 960, 961

MOUNT CHARLESTON

      Spring Mountains, protection of adjacent lands, 734-737

MRSA

      Hospitals, MRSA control programs encouraged, 823

MUDDY RIVER (See also WATER)

      Water, certain uses declared to be beneficial, effect, 644, 649

MUNICIPAL COURTS

      Judges

            Complaints alleging misconduct or incapacity, procedures, 1337-1345

            Public Employees’ Retirement System, notice of withdrawal, 1577, 1578

      Probationers, administration of programs of supervision, 2259

      Problem gambling, authority to establish treatment programs, 1435, 1436

      Veterans and military personnel, transfer of certain cases, 103, 111

MURDER

      Biological evidence, preservation, 1845

MUSEUMS

      Authorized expenditures, state museums, 2169

      General appropriations, state museums, 2108

      Las Vegas Springs Preserve Museum, funding, 2457, 2462

      Military artifacts, duties of certain state agencies, 385-387

MUSEUMS AND HISTORY, DIVISION OF (See CULTURAL AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF)

N

NAIL TECHNICIANS (See COSMETOLOGY)

NAMES

      Accountants, registration of fictitious names, 319

      Doing business under assumed or fictitious name, requirements, 1729, 1730

      Election candidates with names in common, designation on ballot, charter amendments, 2937, 2938

      Hospitals, public, lease of naming rights authorized, 2653

NATIONAL COLLEGE OF JUVENILE AND FAMILY JUSTICE

      General appropriation, 2106

NATIONAL GUARD (See also MILITARY, OFFICE OF THE)

      Authorized expenditures, 2171

      Bomb squads, reports of military ordnance found or discovered, 685

      Criminal defendants, eligibility for and assignment to treatment programs, 100, 103

      Educational Opportunity for Military Children, Compact on, 2598-2616

      Nevada System of Higher Education, waiver of fees for dependents of members killed while on duty, 54

      Nevadans killed in Global War on Terrorism honored, 3177

      Reintegration course, payment to certain members for attending, 1160

NATIONAL JUDICIAL COLLEGE

      General appropriation, 2106

NATIVE AMERICANS (See also MINORITIES)

      Northern Nevada Water Planning Commission, representation, 674

      Office of Minority Health, appointment of Advisory Committee, 662, 668

      Paleontological sites, cooperative agreements for protection, 376

NATURAL GAS UTILITIES (See PUBLIC UTILITIES)

NATURAL RESOURCES, ADVISORY BOARD ON

      Dream Tags, Advisory Board on, appointment of member, 2059, 2063

NATURE CONSERVANCY

      Property tax exemption, 572, 573

NECROPHILIA (See also SEX OFFENDERS)

      Biological evidence, preservation, 1845

NEURO-IMMUNE DISEASE, INSTITUTE FOR

      Reversion date and reporting requirements for prior appropriation extended, 2252, 2253

NEVADA ACADEMY OF HEALTH

      Composition, 57

      Duties, 57, 58

      Prospective expiration removed, 58

      Terms of office, 57, 58

NEVADA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE (See ADMINISTRATIVE LAW AND PROCEDURE)

NEVADA ASSOCIATION OF COUNTIES

      Bill draft requests, procedures, 1568

      Intergovernmental Relations, Interim Technical Advisory Committee for, duties, 2597

      Off-Highway Vehicles, Commission on, representation, 3082

      Renewable and Efficient Energy, Government Panel on, representation, 1368, 1369

NEVADA ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL BOARDS

      Renewable and Efficient Energy, Government Panel on, representation, 1368, 1369

NEVADA BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION

      Emergency preparedness and response, duties, 498

NEVADA CASA ASSOCIATION

      District court filing fees, imposition and use in certain counties, 2480

NEVADA CHECK-UP PROGRAM

      Authorized expenditures, 2170

      General appropriation, 2109, 2119

NEVADA CLEAN INDOOR AIR ACT

      Smoking authorized in certain areas of convention facilities, 3008

NEVADA DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

      Business tax, temporary receipt of portion of proceeds, 2516, 2517

      Revolving fund to support certain businesses, creation encouraged, 3243

NEVADA DISTRICT ATTORNEYS ASSOCIATION

      Sex Offender Registration, Advisory Committee to Study, appointment of member, 427, 429

NEVADA DOMESTIC PARTNERSHIP ACT

      Adoption, 2183-2187

NEVADA ENERGY COMMISSIONER (See ENERGY COMMISSIONER, NEVADA)

 

NEVADA ETHICS IN GOVERNMENT LAW (See ETHICS)

NEVADA HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION

      MRSA, control programs encouraged, duties, 823

NEVADA HUMANITIES COMMITTEE

      General appropriation, 2108

NEVADA INDIAN COMMISSION (See INDIAN COMMISSION, NEVADA)

NEVADA LAND CONSERVANCY

      Property tax exemption, 572, 573

NEVADA LEAGUE OF CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES

      Bill draft requests, procedures, 1568

      Intergovernmental Relations, Interim Technical Advisory Committee for, duties, 2597

      Renewable and Efficient Energy, Government Panel on, representation, 1368, 1369

NEVADA LOCKBOX

      Creation, registration of documents for electronic access, 1021-1024

NEVADA REVISED STATUTES

      Defined words and terms, use in Nevada Administrative Code, 160

      Gender neutral terms, revision to incorporate, 484

      Legislative study of statutes relating to energy production and efficiency, 3298

      Recodification, effect on citations to previously assigned numbers, 483

      Technical corrections, 1847-1898

      Traffic laws, recodification, obsolete terms repealed, 484

NEVADA SHERIFFS’ AND CHIEFS’ ASSOCIATION

      Bill draft requests, authority removed, 1568

      Off-Highway Vehicles, Commission on, appointment of member, 3083

      Sex Offender Registration, Advisory Committee to Study, appointment of member, 427, 429

NEVADA STATE CABLE TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION

      Emergency preparedness and response, duties, 497-500

NEVADA SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION

      Adult education programs, actions to increase participation encouraged, 3210

      Appropriation for certain stale claims, 2250

      Authorized expenditures, 2169, 2178

      Board of Regents

            Bill draft requests, authority removed, 1568

            Capital improvements, duties, 1321

            Critical labor shortage, designation of positions, 1549

            Employment and enrollment of persons in protected classes, reports, 568

            Furloughs, determination of exempt positions within System, 2160, 2162

            Millennium Scholarships, duties, 79, 707

            Nevada Academy of Health, appointment of member, 58

            Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee for the Prevention and Treatment of, appointment of member, 294, 296

            Weatherization and retrofitting projects, duties, reports, 2870-2872

      Campus safety programs, development urged, 3181

      Capital improvements

            1991 bond issue, extension, 1321

            General capital improvement act, 2458, 2460, 2461, 2465-2469

            Weatherization and retrofitting projects, 2870-2872

      College Savings Trust Fund, composition, use, 1027, 1166

      Consultants, employment, reports to Interim Finance Committee, 2069

      Desert Research Institute (See DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE)

      Federal stimulus money, transfers, authorization, 2181

      Finance, Vice Chancellor of, Technical Working Group on revenue stabilization, duties, 3304

      General appropriations, 2107, 2108, 2119

      Medicine, School of, designation of State Hygienic Laboratory and branch offices, 30

      Millennium Scholarships (See MILLENNIUM SCHOLARSHIPS)

      Personnel

            Commendation, 3237

            Employment of persons in protected classes, reports to Legislature, 568

            Furloughs, unpaid furlough leave required, effect, exemptions, 2160, 2162

            Off-Highway Vehicles, Commission on, duties, 3084

            Sexual conduct involving students, confidentiality of information relating to victim, 1296-1299

      Public buildings, program for retrofitting, contracts with researchers for design of projects, 1372

      Recycling, adoption of procedures required, placement of containers, 835

      Renewable energy and energy efficiency, establishment of study programs, duties relating to research, 817, 1367, 1368, 1407

      Safety, development of campus safety programs urged, 3181

      Solar Thermal Systems Demonstration Program, participation, 2263-2265

      Students

            Armed Forces members or dependents, waiver of tuition and fees, 55, 2291

            Enrollment of persons in protected classes, reports to Legislature, 568

            Health insurance, continuation of coverage during medically necessary leave of absence, 1785

            National Guard member killed on duty, waiver of fees for dependents, 54

            Sexual conduct involving personnel or volunteer, confidentiality of information relating to victim, 1296-1299

            WICHE, loan and stipend programs, 2108, 2169

      University foundations, definition, applicability of certain laws, 2290

      Utility costs, appropriation, 2342

      Women’s History Month proclaimed, 3186

      Workforce development, membership on industry councils, 2278

NEVADA VISION STAKEHOLDERS GROUP

      Appointment, development of quality of life improvement plan, 3303

NEWLANDS PROJECT

      Truckee Canal, federal financial assistance for repairs urged, 3252

NEWSPAPERS

      Adoption of children, advertisements, 1355

      Consumer Affairs Division, notice of certain actions, 2710, 2712

      Corporations, publication of notice of assessments, 1678

      Massage therapists, advertisements, 2573

NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS

      Agriculture Within This State, Account for License Plates for Promotion of, receipt and use of grants, 352

      Assumed or fictitious name, doing business under, requirements, 1729, 1730

      Cooperative corporations and associations

            Cancellation of filing, fee, 2832

            Water service providers, eligibility and requirements for certain grants, 564-566

      Dental offices or clinics, ownership or operation by certain nonprofit entities authorized, 1092-1094

      Domestication, procedures, owner liability, 2859, 2861

      Electric utility resource plans, party to public hearings, 1323

      Food, immunities for donation, receipt or distribution, 146

      Foreign nonprofit corporations, notice of fees for filing annual list, 2833

      Green Jobs Initiative, contractual relationships with nonprofit entities, 2867-2869

      Hospital or medical services (See HOSPITAL, MEDICAL OR DENTAL SERVICE, NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS FOR)

      License plates for benefit of charitable organizations, requirements, 19

      List of owners of record, duties, 2832

      Mergers or exchanges, cancellation, fee, 2859

      Millennium Scholarships, eligibility of certain service participants, 706

      Property tax exemption, land held for certain purposes, 572, 573

      Qualification requirements, effect of failure to comply, 1685, 1686

      Records

            Filed with Secretary of State, cancellation, fee, 2832, 2834

            Maintained at office, certain requirements removed, 1686

      Registered agents (See REGISTERED AGENTS)

      Small business start-up loans for senior citizens and veterans, grants, 148

      Solar Thermal Systems Demonstration Program, participation, 2263-2265

      Technical corrections to corporation laws, 1687-1689

      Unincorporated Nonprofit Association Act, Revised Uniform, 692-702

      University foundations, definition, applicability of certain laws, 2290

      Wildlife preservation entities, sale of certain game tags, 2058-2060, 2648-2650

NONRESIDENTS

      Accounting services

            Authority to practice in Nevada, conditions, 311, 312

            Temporary permits, provisions repealed, 324

      Educational personnel, exemption from license examinations, 604, 605

      Estates, qualification of nonresident as personal representative, 1626-1628

      Marriage, persons authorized to solemnize under certain circumstances, 724, 725

      Notaries public, applications for appointment in Nevada, 3019, 3020, 3028, 3029

      Physicians, licensing, 1105-1108

      State purchasing contracts, inverse preference repealed, 2674

NORTH LAS VEGAS, CITY OF (See also CITIES)

      Airport, certain actions regarding safety urged, 3264

      Bus turnouts, construction, 2260

      Consolidation or reorganization of certain functions, study, 2675

      Housing authorities, creation of regional authorities, 2222-2226

      Primary elections, requirement to hold, charter amendment, 17

NORTHERN NEVADA WATER PLANNING COMMISSION

      Composition, 674

NOTARIES PUBLIC

      Applicants residing in adjoining states, appointment, 3019, 3020, 3028, 3029

      Confidentiality of information and documents filed with or obtained by Secretary of State, 3026

      Crimes, appointment of convicted persons restricted, 3027

      Electronic notarization

            Applicability of laws, 3026

            Appointment of electronic notaries public

                  Applications, procedures, fees, 3019, 3020

                  Bonds, requirements, effect, 3019-3021

                  Cancellation of appointment, 3019, 3025

                  Certificate of appointment, issuance, 3020

                  Course of study, requirements, 3019, 3022

                  Examinations, requirements, 3022

                  Nonresident applicants, requirements, 3019, 3020

                  Renewal of appointment, 3022, 3025

                  Revocation or expiration of appointment, effect, 3025

                  Secretary of State, authority, 3018, 3019

                  Suspension by operation of law, reinstatement, 3021

                  Term of appointment, 3020, 3021

            Authorized acts, 3022

            Change of information regarding notary, notice to Secretary of State, fee, 3021

            Death or resignation of notary, effect, 3025

            Definitions, 3018

            Electronic seal, requirements, 3024, 3025

            Electronic signature, requirements, authentication, 3024-3026

            Fees, 3022, 3023

            Journals, requirements, 3024

            Notarial acts, evidence, 3024

            Notarial records, requirements, effect of violations, 3023, 3024

            Prohibited acts, penalties, 3019, 3023-3025

            Regulations, 3026

      Notary Public Training Fund, deposits, 3022

NOVELTY LIGHTERS

      Sale or distribution prohibited, 1415

NUCLEAR PROJECTS, AGENCY FOR

      Authorized expenditures, 2166

      Employment of staff, authority of Governor removed, 2651

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2147

NUISANCES

      Abatement of nuisances

            County ordinance, adoption of procedures by, 406

            Dangerous structures or conditions posing imminent danger, summary abatement, 405

            Insects and other pests, authority of certain health districts, 1499-1501

            Supervision by responsible agency, 405

            Time limit for completion of abatement, effect of failure to comply, 405

      Civil penalties, imposition, use, 405

      Common-interest communities, rights of association, 1008-1010

      Criminal gang activity, building or place used for, 1309-1312

      Foreclosures or trustee sales, duty to maintain property following purchase, civil penalties, 2783, 2784, 2787, 2788

      Methamphetamine and controlled substances, removal and remediation, 824

NURSES AND NURSING

      Armed Forces officers, agreements to provide care in hospitals, 818, 820, 821

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Home health agencies (See HOME, AGENCIES PROVIDING NURSING IN THE)

      Infectious diseases, investigations by health authorities, duties, 554-556

      Lead levels in children, testing to be encouraged, requirements, 457

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 884, 885

      Mental illness, persons with, examination, duties, 334, 335

      Patient identification mechanism, investigation of creation, 3071

      Perfusionists, duty to report violations, 2975

      Prescription tracking system, training requirements, 1304

      Staffing, requirements, submission of plans to Health Division, 2024-2026

      State Board of Nursing

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 883, 884

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

            Sentinel events, duties, 3071

            Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee, assistance, 295

      Stem cells, administration to persons authorized, restrictions, 2744, 2745

      Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee for the Prevention and Treatment of, representation, 293

      Whistleblowers, retaliation for certain acts prohibited, remedies, notices, 557, 1418-1427

NURSING ASSISTANTS

      Certificates, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 884, 885

      Perfusionists, duty to report violations, 2975

      Whistleblowers, retaliation for certain acts prohibited, remedies, notices, 557, 1418-1427

NUTRITION PROGRAMS (See FOOD)

NYE COUNTY (See also COUNTIES)

      Sales tax for support of public safety, implementation, 587, 588

O

OBESITY

      School pupils, examinations, study of weight and health issues, 1203, 1204

OBSTETRIC CENTERS (See also MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Infectious diseases, investigations by health authorities, duties, 554-556

      Inspections, reports, requirements, 559

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 558

      National Healthcare Safety Network, participation, duties, 3068

      Near-miss events, study regarding tracking and reporting, 3071

      Patient safety, duties, penalties for violations, 551, 552, 554, 558

      Sentinel events

            Investigation and implementation of plan to remedy, 3068

            Reports, duties regarding, penalty for violations, 551, 552, 554

            Summary of certain reports, preparation, publication on Internet, 3069

OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES (See also INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE)

      Arson investigators, heart and lung diseases as occupational diseases, 546, 547

      Emergency medical attendants, expedited appeals process, 1284-1287

      Evidence that disease arises out of and in the course of employment, exemptions from requirement, 546

      Firefighters

            Cancer as occupational disease, 2822

            Expedited appeals process, 1284-1287

            Volunteer firefighters, heart disease as occupational disease, 749

      Park rangers and certain park employees, coverage, appropriation, 2427

      Peace officers, expedited appeals process, 1284-1287

      Public Safety, Department of, coverage of certain employees, 2426

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH

      Crane operators, experience or training requirements for certification, 977-979

      Fatal accidents, provision of certain information to immediate families of deceased employees, 815, 816

      Training courses for employees on construction sites, requirements, effect of failure to comply, 2420-2425

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH REVIEW BOARD

      Fatal accidents, duties, 816

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS

      Board of Occupational Therapy

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 897, 898

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Members, qualifications, 871

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 897

OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLES

      Certificates of title, requirements, penalties, 3079-3081, 3100-3103

      Compliance Enforcement, Division of, duties, 3077

      Consignment sales

            Consignees, duties, 3086, 3087

            Contracts, requirements, 3086

            Prohibited acts, penalties, 3088

      Dealers (See MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS AND OTHER LICENSEES)

      Definitions, 3078, 3079, 3102

      Enforcement of laws and regulations, 3085, 3086

      Fund for Off-Highway Vehicles, creation, sources and use, 3081, 3082, 3102, 3103

      Registration, requirements, penalties, 3079-3081, 3100-3104

      Safety training and education, funding, 3082

      Trails and facilities, funding, 3082

      Trimobiles, applicability of emission control standards, 1326

      Unlawful acts, penalties, 3100

      Used vehicles, sales by other than dealers, 3098, 3101

OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLES, COMMISSION ON

      Advisers, terms, duties, 3084, 3085

      Creation, 3082

      Executive Secretary, employment, 3084

      Fund for Off-Highway Vehicles, administration, 3081, 3082

      Grants, duties, 3084, 3085

      Meetings, 3084

      Members

            Appointment, reappointment authorized, 3082, 3083

            Compensation, 3083

            Removal, 3084

            Terms, vacancies, 3083

      Officers, election, 3084

      Registration fees, determination, 3081

      Reports to Legislature, 3085

OIL AND GAS PRODUCTION

      Public Employees Retirement Board, certain investments, duties, 2774-2777

      Scrap metal, prohibited acts, 1239, 1241

      Taxation of minerals extracted (See MINES AND MINERALS)

OLDER PERSONS (See AGED PERSONS)

OMBUDSMEN

      Aging Persons, Office of Ombudsman for, abolished, duties transferred, 43

      Common-interest communities (See COMMON-INTEREST COMMUNITIES AND CONDOMINIUM HOTELS, OMBUDSMAN FOR OWNERS IN)

      Consumer Affairs for Minorities, Office of Ombudsman of, creation, 1502

      Consumer health (See CONSUMER HEALTH ASSISTANCE, OFFICE FOR)

      Long-Term Care Ombudsman, Office of the State, creation, 41

OPEN-SPACE LAND

      Property taxes on open-space real property (See also PROPERTY TAXES)

            Computation of deferred taxes following conversion to higher use, 1228, 1231, 1232

            Golf courses, 1228, 1230

            Lease of water rights for municipal purposes, use of land for, designation, 1229, 1230

      Sales taxes for development, reimbursement to State for collection costs, 2087-2090

OPHTHALMOLOGISTS (See also PHYSICIANS)

      Optometrists, collaboration with, 453

      Refractive surgery facilities, requirements, prohibited acts, 450-453

OPTICIANS

      Board of Dispensing Opticians

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 892

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 891, 892

OPTOMETRISTS

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 890

      Nevada State Board of Optometry

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 890, 891

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

      Ophthalmologists, collaboration with, 453

      Prescription tracking system, training requirements, 1304

ORAL HEALTH, STATE PROGRAM FOR

      Creation, 26

ORDINANCES

      Business licensing, civil penalty for ordinance violation, 425

      Cigarette fire safety standards, conflicting ordinances deemed void, 2439

      County fire department districts, fees for transports to medical facilities, 1236

      County offices, organization in smaller counties, 591

      Criminal gang activity, injunctive relief, recovery of damages, 1312, 1313

      District court filing fees, imposition and use, 2480

      Fuel taxes, imposition by Washoe County, 3049-3065

      Hospitals, public, lease of naming rights authorized, 2653

      Low emission and energy-efficient vehicles, operation within planned communities, 85

      Nuisances, abatement, 405-407

      Private investigators and related licensees, regulation, 1945

      Recreational facilities in smaller counties, sales tax for support, 569-571

      Regional transportation commissions, creation, 839

      Regional transportation projects, bond issues, 848

      Solar or wind energy systems, use, 1598

ORGAN TRANSPLANTS

      Health insurance coverage for certain previously approved drugs, 1785

      Tissue and Organ Donor Day designated, 3158

      World Kidney Day recognized, 3188

ORIENTAL MEDICINE

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 887, 888

      State Board of Oriental Medicine

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 887

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS

      Admonishments, issuance, 2978

      Anesthesia or sedation, services involving, permit and accreditation requirements, 528-531, 536, 538

      Armed Forces officers, agreements to provide care in hospitals, 818, 821

      Autopsies, acts constituting practice of medicine, 2976

      Complaints, persons who may file, procedures, 2985-2987

      Disciplinary action

            Anesthesia or conscious or deep sedation, prohibited acts, 536

            Fingerprints of licensee, submission to Board, 2987

            Grounds, 2984

            Operation of unlicensed medical facility, 885, 886

            Standard of proof, 2979

      Diversion programs, procedures, 2986, 2988

      Fines for violations, 2988

      Guardians and wards

            Petitions, documentation of need for guardian, 1649, 1651, 1653

            Proceedings, requirements, 2521, 2524

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Homeopaths (See HOMEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS)

      Industrial insurance, selection of alternative care provider by injured employee, 1279, 1280

      Infectious diseases, investigations by health authorities, duties, 554-556

      Lead levels in children, testing to be encouraged, requirements, 457

      Letters of concern or warning, issuance, 2978

      Licenses

            Application, 2982

            Authorized facility licenses, 2977, 2983

            Examinations, 2982

            Special event licenses, 1107, 1108

            Special licenses, 2982, 2983

            Special volunteer licenses, 2976

            Summary suspension, procedures, 651, 886, 2987

      Mental illness, persons with, examination, duties, 332, 334-336

      Nurses, retaliation or discrimination against, prohibited acts, penalties, 1424, 1425

      Patient identification mechanism, investigation of creation, 3071

      Physician assistants (See PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS)

      Physician Visa Waiver Program, establishment, 771-774

      Prescription tracking system, training requirements, 1304

      Refractive surgery facilities, requirements, prohibited acts, 450-453

      Remediation agreements, procedures, 2978

      Silicone, injection prohibited, exception, 2980

      State Board of Osteopathic Medicine

            Communicable diseases, receipt of certain test results, 2942

            Complaints

                  Persons who may file, procedures, 2985-2987

                  Retention of records, requirements, 886

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Members

                  Ethics, requirements, 871, 1017

                  Qualifications of non-licensee members, 871

            Prescription drug abuse, study, 1304

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

            Remediation agreements, duties, reports, 2941, 2978, 2981

            Retaliation against physicians prohibited, 1427

            Sentinel events, duties, 3071

            Stroke and Heart Disease, Advisory Committee, assistance, 295

            Surgeries requiring sedation or anesthesia, physician reports, duties, 537

      State employees in unclassified service, salaries, 2158, 2165

      Stem cells, administration to persons authorized, restrictions, 2744, 2745

      Surgeries and related sentinel events, reports, 561

      Whistleblowers, retaliation by physicians for certain acts prohibited, 1424, 1425

OUTDOOR YOUTH PROGRAMS (See also CHILD CARE FACILITIES)

      Licensees, background investigations, disciplinary action, 926

      Participants, background investigations, termination of participation, 926

OUTPATIENT SURGERY (See SURGICAL CENTERS FOR AMBULATORY PATIENTS)

OVERTON POWER DISTRICT (See also DISTRICTS)

      Trustees, number and election, 2245

P

PACE PROGRAM

      Aged persons, establishment of programs, 1255

PALEONTOLOGICAL SITES

      Paleontological Awareness Month, designation, 384

      Protection and development, 375-379

PALEONTOLOGIST, STATE

      Designation, duties, 382-384

 

PANDERING (See PROSTITUTION)

PARDONS

      Civil rights restoration, expedited process, 774

PARDONS COMMISSIONERS, STATE BOARD OF

      Civil rights restoration, expedited process, duties, 774

      Elimination, duties transferred to Clemency Board, 3259

PARENT AND CHILD

      Adoption (See ADOPTION)

      Child abuse or neglect (See CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT)

      Child custody (See CHILD CUSTODY)

      Child support (See CHILD SUPPORT)

      Child visitation (See CHILD VISITATION)

      County aid to indigent, child’s liability for aid received by parent, 1666

      Domestic partners, rights and responsibilities, 2185

      Gold Star plates for relatives of military personnel killed in line of duty, 491

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

      Minors generally (See MINORS)

      Nevada System of Higher Education, waiver of fees for children of certain military personnel, 54, 55

      Parentage, establishment, 118

      School pupils (See also SCHOOLS, PRIVATE; SCHOOLS, PUBLIC)

            Kindergarten, authority to opt-out of full-day program, 2138

            Leave to attend child’s conferences and events, grant by employers, 1246-1249

            Middle school or junior high school, conference requirements, 1334

            Programs and services available to pupils, notice, 1315

            School choice, when offered, 2302, 2303

            Schools demonstrating need for improvement, notice, 2301-2304, 2320

      Termination of parental rights, preferences in placement of children, 220

      Wills, effect of pretermitted children, 1624

PARKING FACILITIES AND REGULATIONS

      Common-interest communities, prohibited restrictions, 975

      Las Vegas, acceptance by State of improvements to certain school trust land for use as parking lot required, 392

      Regional transportation commissions, construction of facilities, provision of vending stands, 844

PARKS

      Reno, license plates for support of parks, issuance, 957, 959

      State parks (See STATE PARKS)

      Sterilization of dogs and cats required by local ordinance, posting of notice in public parks required, 2019

      Tax for support of parks, reimbursement to State for collection costs, 2091

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

PAROLE

      Community reentry programs, funding, 2594

      Consecutive sentences, parole procedures, 1546

      Grant of parole without meeting of State Board, procedures, 524-526

      Mandatory parole, commission of crime when offender less than 16 years old, 1547

      Stalking, conditions on parole, 3011

      Violations, confinement in correctional facility or institution, effect, 2512

PAROLE AND PROBATION, DIVISION OF (See PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

PAROLE COMMISSIONERS, STATE BOARD OF

      General appropriations, 2113

      Genetic marker testing of certain offenders, receipt of results, 1199

      Grant of parole without meeting, procedures, 524-526

      Salaries, 2156

      Sex offenders, lifetime supervision, conditions, 1300

PARTICIPATORY DEMOCRACY, ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON

      Report to Legislature directed, 3221

PARTNERSHIPS

      Accounting services (See ACCOUNTANTS)

      Appraisal management companies, registration and regulation, 1513-1521

      Assumed or fictitious name, doing business under, requirements, 1729, 1730

      Business license, state (See BUSINESS LICENSES)

      Conversion to domestic or foreign entity

            Cancellation, fee, 2859

            Rights of dissenting owners, 1721-1728

      Domestic partnerships by social contract, validity, 2183-2187

      Domestication, procedures, owner liability, 2859, 2861

      Foreign partnerships, annual lists, duties, notice of fees, 2847, 2848, 2852, 2853

      Limited-liability limited partnerships (See LIMITED-LIABILITY LIMITED PARTNERSHIPS)

      Limited-liability partnerships (See LIMITED-LIABILITY PARTNERSHIPS)

      Limited partnerships (See LIMITED PARTNERSHIPS)

      Manufactured building distributors, requirements, 1912-1914

PASSPORTS

      Identity theft passports, redesignation, requirements, 9

      Nevada Lockbox, creation, registration of electronic documents, 1021-1024

PATERNITY

      Establishment of paternity, 118

PATHOLOGY LABORATORIES (See MEDICAL LABORATORIES)

PATIENTS

      Advance directives (See ADVANCE DIRECTIVES)

      Complaints against health care facilities and providers, assistance, 559, 560

      Consumer Health Assistance, Office for (See CONSUMER HEALTH ASSISTANCE, OFFICE FOR)

      Diseases (See DISEASES)

      Emergency medical services (See EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES)

      Health care providers (See specific professions)

      Identification from one facility or provider to another, investigation of creation of mechanism, 3071

      Medical bills, out-of-network providers, study of payment system, 3301

      Medical facilities (See MEDICAL AND RELATED FACILITIES)

      Medical records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Safe handling of patients

            Facilities for the dependent, violations, penalties, 558

            Medical facilities, duties, penalties for violations, 551, 552, 554, 558

PAYROLL TAXES (See BUSINESS TAX; FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS, TAXES ON)

PEACE OFFICERS

      Aged persons, abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation

            Multidisciplinary teams to investigate, membership, 2448

            Training requirements, 2449

      Alcoholic beverage awareness programs, enforcement of laws, reports, 479, 480

      Biological evidence of certain crimes, preservation, 1845

      Child welfare system, interagency committee to evaluate, representation, 221

      Cigarette fire safety standards, enforcement duties, 2438

      Common-interest communities, parking of official vehicles, 975

      Concealed firearms, certification of retired peace officers to carry, 563

      Constables (See CONSTABLES)

      Corrections, Department of, Inspector General and criminal investigators, 637

      Criminal statistical data, exchange, 1351

      Excrement or bodily fluids, unlawful acts by prisoners, testing for communicable diseases, 150-152

      Explosive devices, duty to notify public safety bomb squads, 685

      Highway Patrol (See HIGHWAY PATROL, NEVADA)

      Infectious diseases

            Emergency response employees, notification of possible exposure, 910-913

            Investigations by health authorities, cooperation, 556

            Prisoners, unlawful acts by, testing of officer for exposure, 150-152

      Investigation Division (See PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF)

      Judicial Discipline, Commission on, release of information on possible criminal conduct, 1349

      Massage Therapists, Board of, release of information to, 2581, 2582

      Medical records of certain facilities, access, 557

      Missing persons, duties, 38, 1844, 1845

      Nye County, sales tax for personnel and facilities, implementation, 587, 588

      Occupational diseases (See OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES)

      Off-highway vehicles, duties, 3083, 3085

      Police departments (See POLICE DEPARTMENTS)

      Prepaid or stored value cards, crimes involving, duties, 2243

      Resisting or obstructing public officer, penalties, 163

      Schools

            Corporal punishment used on pupils, investigation of complaints, 921

            Gang activity on school property, prevention training, 1195

      Sexual assault protective orders, violation, duties, 230

      Sheriffs (See SHERIFFS)

      Traffic control (See TRAFFIC CONTROL)

      Vehicle weight limitations, enforcement of laws, 1605, 1606

      Victim compensation officers, release of information to, 522

PEACE OFFICERS’ STANDARDS AND TRAINING COMMISSION

      Authorized expenditures, 2168

      Elder abuse, training in handling of cases, regulations, 2449

      Salaries, 2157

PERFUSIONISTS

      Aged and vulnerable persons, reports of abuse or neglect, 2993, 2994

      Applicability of laws, 2947

      Assault of perfusionist, penalty, 2991

      Board (See MEDICAL EXAMINERS, BOARD OF)

      Change of address, notice to Board, 2944

      Child abuse or neglect, reports, 2997

      Complaints against, procedures, 2964-2966, 2968-2971

      Disciplinary action, grounds, procedures, 2961-2963, 2965

      Fingerprints, submission to Board, 2952

      Injunctions for violations, 2973, 2974

      Legislative declaration, 2946

      Licenses

            Application, 2953, 2954

            Copy to be maintained at health care facility, 2944

            Display, 2944

            Examinations, 2944

            Expiration and renewal, 2944, 2945

            Fees, 2959

            Issuance, 2944

            Qualifications, 2943, 2999

            Reciprocity, 2944

            Regulations, 2943

            Restoration or reinstatement, 2972, 2973

            Revocable privilege, 2946

            Summary suspension, procedures, 651, 2967

            Suspension, grounds, 2945, 2973

            Temporary licenses, issuance, supervision, 2945

      Nurses and nursing assistants, duty to report violations, 2975

      Perfusion defined, 2943

      Provider of health care defined to include perfusionist, 2942

      Remediation agreements, procedures, 2960

      Title or abbreviations, unlawful use, 2973

      Unlawful acts, criminal penalties, 2974

PERSHING COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (See also SCHOOL DISTRICTS)

      Regional training programs, reorganization, 1362, 1363

PERSONAL TRAINERS (See ATHLETIC TRAINERS)

PERSONNEL COMMISSION

      Furloughs of state employees, duties, 2160

PERSONNEL, DEPARTMENT OF

      Authorized expenditures, 2167

      Mental Health and Developmental Services, Division of, duties removed, 271

      Salaries of unclassified employees, 2150

      Unclassified service, duties regarding salaries, 2158

PEST CONTROL

      Health districts, authority regarding abatement of certain nuisances, 1499

      Plant Industry Program, duty to present proposed programs to county commissioners removed, 12

      Restricted-use pesticides, period of validity of certificates, 25

PETS (See CATS; DOGS)

PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY

      AIDS Drug Assistance Program, appropriation, 2115

      Cancer Drug Donation Program, establishment, 454-456

      Diabetes screening tests, authority to perform, 760

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses and certificates, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Manufacturers

            Cancer Drug Donation Program, establishment, 454-456

            Nonprofit pharmacies, immunities for transfer of certain drugs, 1089

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 894, 895

      Nonprofit pharmacies, receipt and reissuance of certain drugs, 1087-1092

      Prescriptions (See PRESCRIPTIONS)

      Remote sites, definition, operation, 1318, 1319

      Satellite consultation sites, definition, operation, 1319

      SenioRx, appropriation, 2109

      State Board of Pharmacy

            Cancer Drug Donation Program, duties, 455

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 895

            Computerized tracking system, duties, 1303, 1304

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Nonprofit pharmacies reissuing certain drugs, regulation, 1087-1089, 1091

            Prescription drug abuse, study, 1304

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

            Remote sites, satellite consultation sites and telepharmacies, duties, 1319

      State employees in unclassified service, salaries, 2158, 2165

      Stem cells, compounding, importation or administration authorized, 2744, 2745

      Telepharmacies, definition, operation, 1319

PHYSICAL FITNESS

      Advisory council (See FITNESS AND WELLNESS, ADVISORY COUNCIL ON THE STATE PROGRAM FOR)

      Schools urged to promote, 3161, 3176

PHYSICAL THERAPISTS

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Licenses, procedures for summary suspension, 651

      Medical facilities operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 895, 896

      State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners

            Complaints filed against licensees, retention of records, 896, 897

            Health care records, duties, 2549

            Members, qualifications, 871

            Public health information, sharing with other regulatory bodies, 870, 871

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS

      Board (See MEDICAL EXAMINERS, BOARD OF)

      Complaints

            Persons who may file, 2964

            Procedures, 2966, 2968-2971

            Retention of records by Board, requirements, 880, 881

      Disciplinary action

            Authorized actions, osteopathic medicine, 2988

            Grounds, 879, 880, 2961-2963

      Fingerprints, submission to Board, 2952, 2987

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Infectious diseases, investigations by health authorities, duties, 554-556

      Lead levels in children, testing to be encouraged, requirements, 457

      Licenses

            Revocable privilege, 2946

            Summary suspension, procedures, 651, 881, 2966, 2967

            Suspension, grounds, 2945

      Mental illness, persons with, examination, duties, 334, 335

      Operation of unlicensed medical facility, effect, 879, 880

      Osteopathic medicine, disciplinary action, fines, 2987, 2988

      Prescription tracking system, training requirements, 1304

      Remediation agreements, procedures, 2960

      Stem cells, administration to persons authorized, restrictions, 2744, 2745

PHYSICIANS

      Anesthesia or sedation, services involving, permit and accreditation requirements, 528-531, 533, 538

      Armed Forces officers, agreements to provide care in hospitals, 818

      Autopsies, acts constituting practice of medicine, 2946

      Board (See MEDICAL EXAMINERS, BOARD OF)

      Complaints

            Persons who may file, 2964

            Procedures, 2966, 2968-2971

            Retention of records by Board, requirements, 880, 881

      Disciplinary action

            Anesthesia or conscious or deep sedation, prohibited acts, 534

            Community service as discipline, applicability of Good Samaritan Law, 871

            Grounds, 879, 880, 2961-2963

      Fingerprints, submission to Board, 2952

      Guardians and wards

            Petitions, documentation of need for guardian, 1649, 1651, 1653

            Proceedings, requirements, 2521, 2524

      Health care records (See MEDICAL RECORDS)

      Homeopaths (See HOMEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS)

      Industrial insurance, selection of alternative care provider by injured employee, 1279, 1280

      Infectious diseases, investigations by health authorities, duties, 554-556

      Lead levels in children, testing to be encouraged, requirements, 457

      Licenses

            Applications, required information, consideration by Board, 2953

            Authorized facility licenses, 2945, 2957, 2958, 2999

            Denial, appeal, 2955

            Issuance, verification of information submitted to Board, 2951, 2952

            Revocable privilege, 2946

            Special event licenses, 1105, 1106

            Special volunteer licenses, 2955

            Summary suspension, procedures, 651, 881, 2966, 2967

            Suspension or revocation, grounds, 2945, 2951

      Medical facility operated by, effect of unlicensed operation, 879, 880

      Mental illness, persons with, examination, duties, 332, 334-336

      Nurses, retaliation or discrimination against, prohibited acts, penalties, 1420-1422

      Osteopaths (See OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS)

      Patient identification mechanism, investigation of creation, 3071

      Physician Visa Waiver Program

            Administration, 772, 773

            Application fees, 772

            Definitions, 772

            Establishment, 772

            Letters of support, procedures, 773

            Violations, penalties, reports, 773, 774

      Prescription tracking system, training requirements, 1304

      Refractive surgery facilities, requirements, prohibited acts, 450-453

      Remediation agreements, procedures, 2960

      State employees in unclassified service, salaries, 2158, 2165

      Stem cells, administration to persons authorized, restrictions, 2744, 2745