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Statutes of the State of Nevada - Sixty-Sixth Session, 1991

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AN ACT making an appropriation to the legislative fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 1–Senators Vergiels and Raggio. Approved January 23, 1991

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AN ACT relating to travel expenses; limiting the reimbursement of legislators for travel expenses; requiring legislators to submit detailed claims for reimbursement; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 1–Assemblymen Myrna Williams, Dini, McGaughey, Porter, Price, Callister, Arberry, Evans, Heller, Little, Bergevin, Wendell Williams, Kerns, Carpenter, Goetting, Marvel, Pettyjohn, Spitler, Spriggs, Norton, Bayley, Lambert, Giunchigliani, Freeman, Petrak, Anderson, Haller, Bennett, Hardy, Stout, Elliot, Garner, Sader, Humke, Scherer, Wong, Krenzer, Johnson, Gregory, McGinness and Bache. Approved January 30, 1991

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AN ACT relating to legislators; authorizing a legislator to receive an additional lodging allowance under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 2–Committee on Legislative Functions and Elections. Approved February 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to planning; revising the deadline for adoption of a regional plan by a governing board for regional planning in certain counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 199–Senators Raggio, Townsend, Nevin, Glomb, Tyler, Adler and Rhoads. Approved February 14, 1991

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AN ACT relating to irrigation districts; increasing the amount of indebtedness that may be incurred by the board of directors of an irrigation district; authorizing the issuance of negotiable notes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 282–Assemblymen Dini, McGinness, Marvel and Bergevin. Approved February 28, 1991

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AN ACT relating to wildlife; increasing the penalty for making a false statement to obtain a big game tag; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 109–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved March 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to cruelty to animals; requiring that proceeds from the sale of certain impounded animals, after deducting charges related to their impoundment, be paid to their owner; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 110–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved March 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to the commission on tourism; reducing the required frequency of its meetings; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 9–Committee on Commerce. Approved March 13, 1991

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AN ACT relating to county jails; providing an exception to the requirement for a county jail; allowing a county to enter into an interlocal agreement for the detention of prisoners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 65–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 13, 1991

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AN ACT relating to public administrators; empowering them to dispose of or donate certain items of personal property of a ward or decedent; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 70–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 13, 1991

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AN ACT relating to cities; eliminating the requirement that the city attorney of a city incorporated under general law must reside within the city; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 99–Assemblyman Marvel. Approved March 13, 1991

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AN ACT relating to sheriffs; repealing certain statutes relating to obsolete duties of sheriffs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 106–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 13, 1991

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AN ACT relating to the justices’ courts; revising the provisions for the payment of a justice of the peace who is serving temporarily in another county; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 63–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 19, 1991

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AN ACT relating to crimes; eliminating the requirement that certain citations be prepared in quadruplicate; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 277–Committee on Transportation. Approved March 19, 1991

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AN ACT relating to crimes; prohibiting the use of an emergency telephone number when no actual or perceived emergency exists; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 58–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 19, 1991

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AN ACT relating to crimes; providing a limitation upon the parole of a person convicted of attempted sexual assault; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 56–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 19, 1991

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AN ACT relating to detention facilities of local governments; authorizing the officer responsible for the operation of a local detention facility to issue a warrant for the recapture of an escaped prisoner of that facility; requiring the local government responsible for the operation of a detention facility to pay the costs to recapture an escaped prisoner of that facility; authorizing the governing body of a local government responsible for the operation of a detention facility to offer, under certain circumstances, a reward for the recapture of an escaped prisoner of that facility; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 66–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 19, 1991

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AN ACT relating to the inspection of meat and poultry; making various changes relating to such inspections; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 81–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved March 19, 1991

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AN ACT relating to taxation; authorizing the creation of districts and the imposition or increase of certain taxes to improve transportation; authorizing the borrowing of money secured by revenue from these taxes; requiring and dispensing with approval by the voters in certain cases; clarifying the limitation on business license fees; limiting the total rate of certain taxes in the larger counties; requiring Washoe County to impose a tax on the rental of transient lodging and providing for the use of the proceeds of the tax; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 112–Committee on Taxation. Approved March 25, 1991

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AN ACT relating to arbitration; generally excluding claims within the jurisdiction of the justice’s court from the provision for mandatory arbitration of claims involving motor vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 69–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 25, 1991

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AN ACT relating to the justices’ courts; reducing the required minimum population of a township in which a justice of the peace is authorized to appoint a referee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 64–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 25, 1991

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AN ACT relating to land use; providing limitations on certain actions; revising provisions relating to certifying and recording of certain plans; repealing provisions relating to replacement of certain structures not in conformance with zoning ordinance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 121–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to crimes; expanding the scope of the provisions prohibiting the unlawful use of computers; providing for injunctive relief to prevent the occurrence or continuance of any act or practice which violates those provisions; expanding the crime of forgery to include certain acts relating to the use of computers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 125–Senator Raggio. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to children; expanding the definition of a child who may be in need of protection; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 103–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to local financial administration; allowing a board of county commissioners to delegate its authority to approve certain claims for refunds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 150–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to children; expanding the definition of sexual abuse to include acts upon a child constituting open or gross lewdness; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 102–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to juveniles; expanding the authority of law enforcement officers to fingerprint a child 14 years of age or older under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 73–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to residential confinement; allowing the use of still visual images to supervise a person sentenced or ordered to a term of residential confinement; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 67–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; eliminating an obsolete provision regarding the administration of the budget of the state industrial claimants’ attorney; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 16–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to public utilities; requiring a public utility upon the request of certain peace officers to assist in tracing a person who uses the 911 emergency telephone number or other emergency telephone service; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 225–Assemblymen Bergevin and Garner. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to counties; requiring the appointment of an additional member of the county fair and recreation board in certain counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 199–Assemblyman Spriggs. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to water; authorizing the state engineer to require certain information from applicants submitting multiple applications for diversions of water for a single project; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 176–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to the state engineer; increasing the fees for the appointment and licensing of state water right surveyors and well drillers; expanding the permissible use of certain fees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 163–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to veteran affairs; eliminating the obsolete statutory reference to United Spanish War Veterans; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 161–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to corrections; repealing the Western Interstate Corrections Compact; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 97–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to mine inspection; expanding the scope of the positions the administrator of the division of mine inspection may fill; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 79–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to consumer’s advocate; revising the provision limiting his authority concerning certain tariffs requested by telephone utilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 105–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to notaries public; requiring a notary public to verify identity and certain other matters in connection with the performance of notarial acts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 107–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to county recorders; authorizing production of a certified abstract of a recorded certificate of marriage in lieu of a certified photocopy; authorizing collection of a related fee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 111–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to procedure in criminal cases; requiring that delay in the prosecution of a criminal offense be calculated from the date of arraignment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 77–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 28, 1991

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AN ACT relating to habitual criminals; precluding the suspension of the sentences of, or the granting of probation to, such persons; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 90–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 28, 1991

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AN ACT relating to crimes; clarifying and expanding the prohibition against possession of a firearm by a convicted felon; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 93–Committee on Judiciary. Approved March 28, 1991

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AN ACT relating to wildlife; clarifying the provisions which require the department of wildlife to issue nonresident deer tags for certain hunting seasons; revising the method of application for such tags; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 210–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved March 28, 1991

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AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; revising the procedure governing post-conviction petitions for habeas corpus; repealing the alternative statutory procedure for obtaining post-conviction relief; making such changes effective only upon approval of a constitutional amendment concerning writs of habeas corpus; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 227–Assemblymen Gibbons, Porter, Bergevin, Haller, Spitler, Callister, Myrna Williams, Giunchigliani, Goetting, Evans, Wendell Williams, McGaughey, Marvel, Wong, Bennett, Sader, Freeman, Lambert, Bache, Pettyjohn, Anderson, Scherer, Bayley, McGinness, Humke, Dini, Norton, Petrak, Price, Arberry, Carpenter, Little, Garner, Heller, Krenzer, Gregory, Spriggs, Hardy, Kerns, Stout and Elliott. Approved March 28, 1991

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AN ACT relating to the City of Las Vegas; amending the charter of the City of Las Vegas to provide that the city attorney is appointed by and is under the supervision of the city council rather than the city manager; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 253–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved March 28, 1991

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AN ACT relating to time shares; limiting the applicability of the provisions governing time shares; making unlawful the failure to disclose certain profit-sharing agreements; providing additional grounds for denying a permit to sell time shares; authorizing disciplinary action against a developer who violates any term or condition of a permit; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 7–Committee on Commerce. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to the secretary of state; revising the requirement for the filing of certain information by a foreign corporation qualifying to do business in this state; increasing the fee for the issuance of a certificate relating to a financing statement or statement of assignment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 44–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to local detention facilities; revising the amount of credit which may be earned by prisoners in such facilities for good behavior and the performance of work; requiring credits to be given for educational achievement; authorizing credits to be given for the completion of a program of treatment for the abuse of alcohol and drugs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 68–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to district attorneys; revising the procedure for filling a vacancy in the office of district attorney; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 109–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to sheriffs; expanding the restriction on the practice of law by a sheriff; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 113–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to local ethics committees; providing for the confidentiality of opinions rendered by such committees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 145–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to local government investments; allowing local governments to invest in certain mutual funds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 155–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to ground water; authorizing the state engineer to enter into interstate agreements for the management of ground water basins shared with an adjoining state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 172–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to alcoholic beverages; prescribing the permitted activities of a domestic winery; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 203–Assemblymen Spriggs, Lambert, Kerns, Wendell Williams, McGaughey, Carpenter, Spitler, Bergevin, Myrna Williams, Little, Heller, Hardy, McGinness, Haller, Humke, Arberry, Norton, Bayley, Callister, Sader, Price, Porter, Freeman, Marvel, Dini, Wong, Scherer, Pettyjohn, Stout, Johnson, Geotting and Evans. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to collegiate athletics; requiring national collegiate athletic associations to observe minimum procedural standards in proceedings involving member institutions in Nevada; creating a cause of action if those requirements are not observed; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 204–Assemblymen McGaughey, Dini, Marvel, Bergevin, Garner, Lambert, Spriggs, Freeman, Haller, Kerns, Little, Bennett, Elliott, Gibbons, Bayley, Humke, Spitler, McGinness, Scherer, Porter, Callister, Sader, Myrna Williams, Giunchigliani, Price, Geotting, Bache, Pettyjohn, Norton, Hardy, Stout, Carpenter, Heller, Arberry, Wong, Wendell Williams, Gregory, Krenzer and Petrak. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to actions for possession of property; clarifying that district courts have jurisdiction over certain actions for possession of lands and tenements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 216–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to future interests in property; limiting the effect of certain clauses providing the date of their vesting; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 217–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to limitation of actions; expanding the period of limitation for a cause of action for damages for injuries caused by sexual abuse which occurred when the plaintiff was a minor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 219–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to state finances; removing the limitation on the amount of money available for a certain program of the welfare division of the department of human resources; making a supplemental appropriation to the welfare division for these programs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 285–Assemblymen Norton, Bennett, Petrak, Wendell Williams, Bache, Gibbons, Anderson, Freeman, Garner, Haller, Giunchigliani, Arberry, Johnson, Sader, Spitler and Myrna Williams. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to compensation for unemployment; permitting a person temporarily totally disabled to retain his previously established eligibility for benefits; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 3–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to dealers in secondhand materials; requiring dealers of secondhand materials to include certain information in reports to law enforcement agencies; exempting certain transactions from such reporting requirements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 30–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to elections; increasing the fee for filing a declaration or an acceptance of candidacy for the office of justice of the peace; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 47–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to crimes against the person; eliminating the crime of assault with intent to commit various other crimes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 89–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to facsimile machines; prohibiting the unsolicited transmission of an advertisement by a facsimile machine; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 126–Senator Raggio. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT making an appropriation to the state public works board for the cost of repairing and reinforcing the building that houses the Nevada state museum; requiring the repayment of that appropriation under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 164–Senators Adler, Coffin, Cook, Getto, Hickey, Jacobsen, Neal, Nevin, Raggio, Rawson, Shaffer, Smith, Titus and Vergiels. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to aid to certain victims of crime; authorizing the payment of compensation for psychological counseling to the members of the victim’s immediate family who do not reside with the victim; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 296–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; revising the time for notification to the commissioner of insurance and employers by the manager of the state industrial insurance system concerning changes in the premiums or multipliers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 374–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; amending Senate Bill No. 374 of this session to advance its effective date; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 384–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved April 8, 1991

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AN ACT relating to records of criminal history; allowing a public administrator and a public guardian to have access to records of criminal history; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 53–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 10, 1991

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AN ACT relating to limitation of actions; making retroactive the periods of limitation on actions for damages caused by deficiencies in construction of improvements to real property; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 105–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 10, 1991

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AN ACT relating to estates of deceased persons; restricting the reopening of an estate based upon the discovery of a will or a later-dated will; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 323–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 10, 1991

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AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; authorizing the issuance of a special license plate to a recipient of the Purple Heart; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 353–Assemblymen Anderson, Spitler, Goetting, Pettyjohn, Petrak, Gregory, Bergevin, Porter, Wendell Williams, Krenzer, Norton, Haller, Kerns, Freeman, McGaughey, Scherer, Gibbons, Carpenter, Johnson, Bayley, Wong, Little, Arberry, Giunchigliani, Dini, Myrna Williams, Callister, Marvel, McGinness, Heller, Spriggs, Lambert and Bache. Approved April 10, 1991

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AN ACT relating to crimes against persons; authorizing the organization of multi-disciplinary teams to assist in the coordination of protective services for older persons; prohibiting the discovery of the content of discussions by such teams; declaring certain information to be inadmissible; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 8–Committee on Commerce. Approved April 11, 1991

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AN ACT relating to social workers; clarifying the duty of social workers to report the abuse, neglect or exploitation of older persons, regardless of whether the information was obtained in a privileged communication; making the same clarification to the duty of social workers to report certain conduct by nursing assistants; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 55–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 11, 1991

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AN ACT relating to juvenile probation officers; eliminating the requirement that certain officers be certified by the peace officers’ standards and training committee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 93–Committee on Transportation. Approved April 11, 1991

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AN ACT relating to charitable solicitation; requiring the governing bodies of certain counties and cities to adopt an ordinance allowing, under certain circumstances, solicitors for certain charitable organizations to solicit contributions while standing on the median strip of any highway within the jurisdiction of the county or city; allowing other counties and cities to adopt such ordinances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 102–Assemblymen Goetting, Myrna Williams, McGaughey, Porter, Bergevin, Callister, Lambert, Norton, Freeman and Bache. Approved April 11, 1991

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AN ACT relating to public utilities; requiring certain public utilities to obtain the permission of the public service commission of Nevada before disposing of or encumbering their property; expanding the public utilities to which the simplified procedure for a change in rates is available; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 174–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 11, 1991

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AN ACT relating to unemployment compensation; making permanent a change in the method for calculating the wages paid to a claimant during his base period; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 272–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved April 11, 1991

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AN ACT relating to unemployment compensation; repealing the prospective expiration of the employment training program for claimants of unemployment compensation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 273–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved April 11, 1991

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AN ACT relating to contractors; increasing the penalties for any violation of the provisions governing contractors; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 34–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved April 11, 1991

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AN ACT relating to public utilities; allowing public utilities to disclose information concerning customers to certain persons designated by the chief executive officer of a law enforcement agency of this state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 41–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved April 11, 1991

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AN ACT making an appropriation to the division of state parks of the state department of conservation and natural resources as an advance against the proceeds of a bond issuance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 236–Committee on Finance. Approved April 11, 1991

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AN ACT relating to natural resources; authorizing the legislature by concurrent resolution to direct the state board of examiners to issue bonds for certain expenditures to be made by the division of state parks of the state department of conservation and natural resources or the department of wildlife related to preserving natural resources; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 248–Committee on Finance. Approved April 11, 1991

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AN ACT relating to the state department of conservation and natural resources; authorizing the legislature to approve by concurrent resolution the use of certain park user fees by the division of state parks for maintenance projects; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 249–Committee on Finance. Approved April 11, 1991

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AN ACT relating to prisoners; providing additional detail for their release for work; providing for their release for education; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 317–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 12, 1991

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AN ACT relating to jails; authorizing the release of prisoners from county or city jails under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 313–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 12, 1991

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AN ACT relating to the tax on estates; allowing for the collection of a tax on the transfer of the taxable estate of a nonresident decedent; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 85–Committee on Taxation. Approved April 12, 1991

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AN ACT relating to criminal extradition; prohibiting the release on bail of a person who waives certain rights concerning extradition; providing an exception; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 83–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 12, 1991

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AN ACT relating to crimes against the person; revising the penalties for battery; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 88–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 12, 1991

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AN ACT relating to crimes; providing that for purposes of certain crimes “credit card” includes the number or other identifying description of a credit card or credit account; prohibiting the sale or purchase of the number by any person other than the issuer; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 95–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 12, 1991

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AN ACT relating to missing persons; requiring a law enforcement agency which receives reports of certain missing persons to submit those reports to the investigation division of the department of motor vehicles and public safety; requiring the next of kin or guardians of certain missing persons to notify the appropriate law enforcement agency when missing persons are found; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 256–Committee on Transportation. Approved April 12, 1991

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AN ACT relating to public employees; authorizing the temporary limited appointment of certain handicapped persons to all class grades in the classified service; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 144–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 12, 1991

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AN ACT relating to municipal courts; allowing a city to designate its municipal court as a court of record; requiring such a court to have a seal; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 66–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 15, 1991

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AN ACT relating to crimes; adding trafficking in controlled substances to the list of crimes related to racketeering; raising the monetary threshold of certain offenses included in the list; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 60–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 15, 1991

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AN ACT relating to anatomical gifts; authorizing a minor to make such a gift; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 131–Senator Raggio. Approved April 15, 1991

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AN ACT relating to entertainment by referral; providing for the licensing and regulation of entertainment by referral services and all related entertainers outside of incorporated cities; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 116–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 15, 1991

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AN ACT relating to alcoholic beverages; prohibiting the sale of certain alcoholic beverages; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 211–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 18, 1991

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AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; increasing the deemed wage for certain volunteer firefighters for the purpose of industrial insurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 231–Senators Adler, Getto, Glomb, Hickey, Horn, Neal, Nevin, Shaffer, Smith, Titus, Tyler, Vergiels and Jacobsen. Approved April 18, 1991

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AN ACT relating to property tax; changing the date of the final quarterly remittance of money from the county treasurer to the state treasurer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 220–Senator Jacobsen. Approved April 18, 1991

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AN ACT relating to vocational rehabilitation; revising the method by which the provisions governing vocational rehabilitation are administered; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 5–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved April 18, 1991

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AN ACT relating to occupations; revising certain provisions governing the practice of audiology and speech pathology; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 25–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved April 18, 1991

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AN ACT relating to junk dealers; requiring a junk dealer to file the original statement subscribed by a vendor with the sheriff of the county rather than with the local law enforcement agency; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 32–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved April 18, 1991

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AN ACT relating to water resources; declaring the policy of the legislature concerning the relationship between quantity and quality in water planning; requiring the division of water planning of the state department of conservation and natural resources to consider that relationship in its planning; requiring the division to compile existing information regarding the development of facilities for the storage of water upstream; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 175–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 18, 1991

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AN ACT relating to the City of Reno; authorizing the city council to fix the rate for any utility provided by public enterprise; providing that any charges due for services, facilities or commodities furnished by any utility owned by the city is a lien upon the property to which the service is rendered; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 166–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 18, 1991

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AN ACT relating to public investments; allowing the investment of money in the state permanent school fund in United States treasury notes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 151–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 18, 1991

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AN ACT relating to railroads; requiring the governor to declare by public proclamation the completion of the super speed ground transportation system connecting southern California with southern Nevada; providing that the members from Nevada of the California-Nevada Super Speed Ground Transportation Commission serve for terms of 4 years and may be reappointed at the pleasure of the governor; revising the date on which the commission expires; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 292–Senators Horn, Adler, Getto, Glomb, Hickey, Jacobsen, Neal, Nevin, O’Donnell, Rawson, Shaffer, Smith, Titus, Townsend and Vergiels. Approved April 19, 1991

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AN ACT relating to mortgage companies; imposing a fee for the reinstatement of a certificate of exemption; revising the provisions concerning advance payments made to obtain a loan; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 27–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved April 19, 1991

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AN ACT relating to state securities; increasing the limit on the principal amount of securities which the state may issue in connection with loans to municipalities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 217–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 19, 1991

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AN ACT relating to crimes; prohibiting a financial transaction that converts profits obtained illegally into other assets; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 92–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 19, 1991

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AN ACT relating to investigators; eliminating the requirement that licensees of the private investigator’s licensing board hold work cards issued by local sheriffs; authorizing cities and counties to enact certain ordinances regulating the unlicensed employees of licensees; clarifying the definition of private patrolman; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 20–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved April 19, 1991

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AN ACT relating to actions; limiting the liability of an owner of real property for injuries to persons who are hang gliding or para-gliding; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 357–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 19, 1991

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112

AN ACT relating to prisoners; providing for electronic supervision outside a jail; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 314–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 19, 1991

186

113

AN ACT relating to securities; eliminating the exemption from registration provided for certain securities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 288–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 19, 1991

189

114

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; authorizing the department of motor vehicles and public safety to issue special license plates to members of the civil air patrol; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 260–Assemblymen Dini, Johnson, Krenzer, Bache, Spitler, Arberry, Garner, Evans, Anderson, Wong, Norton, Wendell Williams, Little, Callister, Myrna Williams, Carpenter, Price, McGaughey, Petrak, Bergevin and Giunchigliani. Approved April 24, 1991

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AN ACT relating to extraordinary remedies; increasing the time allowed for the return of a writ of attachment by the sheriff; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 277–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 24, 1991

195

116

AN ACT relating to public administrators; allowing them to administer certain small estates without procuring letters of administration; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 69–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 24, 1991

195

117

AN ACT relating to the termination of parental rights; requiring hearings for the termination of parental rights to be closed to members of the general public; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 76–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 24, 1991

199

118

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; clarifying the authority of hearing officers to decide contested claims arising from certain employments covered by private disability and death benefit plans; removing the authority of the administrator of the division of industrial insurance regulation of the department of industrial relations to hold hearings concerning such claims; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 409–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved April 24, 1991

199

119

AN ACT relating to mining; clarifying and revising certain provisions concerning mining reclamation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 78–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved April 24, 1991

201

120

AN ACT relating to juvenile courts; expanding the authority of the court to commit certain children to the custody of the youth services division of the department of human resources; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 145–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved April 24, 1991

202

121

AN ACT relating to the Airport Authority of Washoe County; making various changes relating to concession agreements entered into by the authority; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 254–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 24, 1991

205

122

AN ACT relating to state finances; relieving the director of the state department of conservation and natural resources of the duty to keep certain records relating to escheated personal property; clarifying the status of certain funds and accounts administered by state agencies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 264–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 24, 1991

206

123

AN ACT relating to forfeiture; allowing the forfeiture of property used in the commission or attempted commission of certain crimes if the owner or claimant of the property is willfully blind to the manner in which it is being used; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 243–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 26, 1991

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AN ACT relating to hazardous materials; requiring the health division of the department of human resources to develop and conduct programs for the response to hazards associated with the use of sources of ionizing radiation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 107–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved April 26, 1991

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125

AN ACT relating to crimes against public justice; prohibiting certain persons from obstructing or interfering with a criminal investigation; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 91–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 26, 1991

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126

AN ACT relating to the Las Vegas Valley water district; authorizing the general manager of the district to designate employees to issue citations for violations of the water district act and certain local ordinances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 167–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 26, 1991

213

127

AN ACT relating to assistance to finance housing; authorizing the housing division of the department of commerce to issue letters of credit to finance residential housing; authorizing the transfer of certain money in bond reserve funds established by the division to the trust fund for low-income housing; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 147–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved April 26, 1991

214

128

AN ACT relating to prisons; revising the provisions concerning the assignment of persons convicted of driving under the influence of an intoxicating liquor or a controlled substance to an institution or facility of minimum security; revising the qualifications of prisoners for assignment to a facility or institution of minimum security; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 100–Committee on Judiciary. Approved April 26, 1991

216

129

AN ACT relating to fraternal benefit societies; revising generally the provisions governing such organizations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 333–Committee on Commerce. Approved April 26, 1991

221

130

AN ACT relating to tow cars; requiring, under certain circumstances, the owner or operator of a tow car to pay the costs of cleaning the roadway after a disabled vehicle has been removed; providing certain administrative penalties for his failure to pay those costs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 294–Assemblymen McGaughey, Myrna Williams, Spitler, Norton, Gibbons, Haller, Kerns, Petrak, Bennett, Elliott, Gregory, Freeman, Anderson, Little, Garner, Krenzer, Wong, Price, Arberry, Stout, Pettyjohn, Heller, Evans and Lambert. Approved April 26, 1991

246

131

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; clarifying statutory authorization to make a U-turn at most locations unless otherwise posted; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 92–Committee on Transportation. Approved April 26, 1991

247

132

AN ACT relating to planning; increasing the compensation of members of a planning commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 120–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 2, 1991

248

133

AN ACT relating to the state’s program for group insurance; clarifying the scope of the advisory duties of the committee on group insurance; requiring the committee to establish the levels of participation in the program required for participating public agencies; clarifying the employer’s duty to pay premiums of the group insurance during periods of temporary total disability; revising the provisions authorizing separate rates and coverage for such agencies; exempting the state’s program of group insurance from certain requirements for replacement policies of group health insurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 140–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 2, 1991

249

134

AN ACT relating to public financial administration; allowing depositories of state money to return to the state treasurer microfilmed copies of paid checks or other evidence of such checks which may be transmitted by a computer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 154–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 2, 1991

252

135

AN ACT relating to statutes; repealing various antiquated provisions of NRS; changing references from “aeronaut” to “operator” in various provisions of NRS; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 345–Assemblymen Spriggs, Lambert, McGinness, Gibbons and Sader. Approved May 2, 1991

252

136

AN ACT relating to insurance; providing that no domestic insurer may reinsure with a group of alien insurers unless certain conditions are met; expanding the permissible investments of an insurer to include stock in its subsidiary corporation engaged in sales; authorizes insurer to own subsidiaries which may engage in business of sales; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 380–Committee on Commerce. Approved May 2, 1991

254

137

AN ACT relating to unemployment compensation; providing that benefits are payable to certain additional aliens in accordance with federal law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 389–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved May 2, 1991

256

138

AN ACT relating to criminal actions; revising the jury instruction concerning reasonable doubt; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 426–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 2, 1991

257

139

AN ACT relating to wildlife; clarifying that peace officers may enforce certain laws concerning wildlife; requiring certain persons to exhibit certain weapons, ammunition, devices or apparatuses upon demand of a peace officer; prohibiting the killing of fur-bearing mammals except during an open season; prohibiting certain uses of dogs; substituting “mammal” for “animal” in various provisions; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 108–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved May 2, 1991

258

140

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; imposing an additional fine upon a person convicted of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or a controlled substance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 118–Committee on Transportation. Approved May 6, 1991

271

141

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; requiring the department of motor vehicles and public safety to collect additional fees for licensing transporters, distributors, manufacturers, dealers, rebuilders and salesmen of vehicles; requiring the investigation of the criminal records of persons who apply for such licenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 114–Committee on Transportation. Approved May 6, 1991

273

142

AN ACT relating to the transportation of pupils; authorizing the designation of areas in which school buses may load and unload pupils without operating flashing red lights; clarifying the provisions proscribing certain conduct of motorists when approaching a school bus; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 237–Committee on Education. Approved May 6, 1991

275

143

AN ACT relating to state finance; expanding the justification for an immediate revision of a work program of a department, institution or agency of the executive department of the state government; clarifying the procedure for the acceptance of a private grant by a state agency; authorizing the interim finance committee to approve an expenditure from the education gift fund when the legislature is not in session; authorizing an expenditure from the education gift fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 158–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 6, 1991

277

144

AN ACT relating to the division of land; authorizing local planning commissions to take final action on proposed divisions of land into large parcels; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 128–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 6, 1991

280

145

AN ACT relating to child health; changes statutory references from “crippled children” to “children with special health care needs”; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 27–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved May 6, 1991

282

146

AN ACT relating to school districts; progressively increasing the salaries for boards of trustees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 13–Committee on Education. Approved May 6, 1991

284

147

AN ACT relating to food establishments; expanding the definition to include establishments in which nonprofit organizations sell food to members of the general public on a regular basis; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 29–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved May 6, 1991

286

148

AN ACT relating to taxation; repealing the prospective expiration of the increased tax on cigarettes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 357–Committee on Taxation. Approved May 7, 1991

287

149

AN ACT relating to the disposition of unclaimed property; allowing the state to take custody of certain unclaimed property held by an intermediary in another state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 74–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 7, 1991

287

150

AN ACT relating to projects of capital improvement; authorizing the transfer of money between projects of the state public works board to complete the expansion of the Indian Springs Conservation Camp; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 331–Committee on Finance. Approved May 7, 1991

288

151

AN ACT relating to hospitals; revising the requirement for a quorum of the board of hospital trustees in certain counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 303–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved May 7, 1991

288

152

AN ACT relating to counties; allowing counties to impose and collect a fee for the protection of a species or subspecies of wildlife that is threatened with extinction; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 376–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 10, 1991

289

153

AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; establishing standards for plea bargains; allowing a person who agrees to enter into a plea bargain to testify before he enters a plea or is sentenced; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 45–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 10, 1991

291

154

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the health division of the department of human resources for additional vaccines required for the immunization of preschool and school children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 399–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved May 10, 1991

292

155

AN ACT relating to the Airport Authority of Washoe County; making various changes relating to the plan of civil service adopted by the authority; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 253–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 10, 1991

293

156

AN ACT authorizing contribution toward the construction, other acquisition, equipment and improvement of an additional powerplant at Hoover Dam and the issuance of bonds and other securities by the State of Nevada, acting by and through the Colorado River commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 394–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 10, 1991

294

157

AN ACT relating to water; declaring the policy of this state regarding the use of effluent; clarifying the authority of the state engineer to approve applications and issue permits for the appropriation of certain kinds of water; clarifying the procedure and criteria to be used by the Colorado River commission in acting upon certain applications; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 173–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 10, 1991

296

158

AN ACT relating to local governmental finance; extending the period within which an impact fee must be used if the construction of the capital improvement or facility expansion is delayed by certain actions taken by the state or Federal Government; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 126–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 10, 1991

298

159

AN ACT relating to planning; extending the period within which action must be taken on tentative and final maps and within which revenue from the residential construction tax must be used if certain progress is delayed by certain actions taken by the state or Federal Government; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 125–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 10, 1991

299

160

AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; allowing a defendant in certain circumstances to enter a conditional plea of guilty or nolo contendere; authorizing an attorney for a defendant to issue subpenas for specified witnesses under certain circumstances; making other procedural changes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 383–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 13, 1991

301

161

AN ACT relating to prisoners; authorizing the imposition of an administrative fee upon those serving intermittent sentences; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 315–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 16, 1991

305

162

AN ACT relating to prisoners; authorizing the voluntary exchange of labor upon public works for physical confinement; providing for limitations and conditions of the exchange; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 318–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 16, 1991

306

163

AN ACT making an appropriation to the state board of examiners to restore the balance of certain funds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 439–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved May 16, 1991

310

164

AN ACT relating to protection from fire; applying the requirement that fire retardant roofing materials be used in areas designated as fire hazardous to buildings within the boundaries or jurisdiction of an agency established by an interstate compact and approved by Congress; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 390–Senator Jacobsen. Approved May 16, 1991

310

165

AN ACT relating to parole; allowing the placement of parolees in residential confinement in certain circumstances; establishing the standards for such confinement; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 474–Select Committee on Corrections. Approved May 16, 1991

311

166

AN ACT relating to probation; allowing the placement of probationers in residential confinement in certain circumstances; establishing the standards for such confinement; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 473–Select Committee on Corrections. Approved May 16, 1991

314

167

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; authorizing the issuance of special license plates for vehicles used by certain educational institutions in courses of instruction in automotive repair; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 88–Committee on Transportation. Approved May 16, 1991

316

168

AN ACT relating to nursing; eliminating the requirement that the meeting for annual elections of officers of the state board of nursing be held in June; making various changes to the provisions governing applicants for certificates to practice as nursing assistants; authorizing the issuance of a temporary certificate to practice as a nursing assistant; increasing the biennial fee for renewal of a license to practice nursing; prohibiting students or graduates of schools of nursing from working as nursing assistants without certification; revising the time period before the disciplinary hearing must be held; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 274–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 16, 1991

318

169

AN ACT relating to professional corporations; authorizing the organization of such a corporation to render service related to medicine and osteopathy; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 142–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 16, 1991

323

170

AN ACT relating to justices’ courts; increasing the monetary limit of the jurisdiction of justices’ courts; clarifying certain provisions concerning the jurisdiction of justices’ courts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 65–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 16, 1991

324

171

AN ACT relating to the justice’s courts; revising the basis for determining the number of justices of the peace; requiring the collection of a fee to cover the costs of determining the population of townships; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 62–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 16, 1991

327

172

AN ACT relating to dentistry; clarifying the provision relating to the examination of a person applying for a license to practice dentistry; establishing the score recognized as passing for an examination administered to dental hygienists; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 22–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 16, 1991

330

173

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the state library and archives for the additional expenses for utilities for the division of archives and records; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 397–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved May 16, 1991

331

174

AN ACT relating to arrests; authorizing the arrest of a person during the night for a misdemeanor under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 287–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 16, 1991

331

175

AN ACT relating to the department of human resources; requiring the director of the department to adopt a master plan for the provision of human services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 239–Committee on Commerce. Approved May 16, 1991

332

176

AN ACT relating to animals; expanding the authority of the board of wildlife commissioners to adopt regulations authorizing the hunting, killing and nonlethal control of certain animals from an aircraft; providing that “game bird” does not include a raven, crow or magpie for the purposes of the statute governing waste of game birds; making various changes relating to wild and predatory animals; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 211–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved May 16, 1991

333

177

AN ACT relating to forfeitures; authorizing the forfeiture of certain property used or intended to be used to violate certain laws of other jurisdictions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 51–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 16, 1991

336

178

AN ACT relating to local governments; authorizing a county or district hospital to purchase supplies commonly used, under a contract properly awarded, without additional competitive bidding even if the vendor supplying the goods was not identified as the supplier at the time the contract was awarded; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 323–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 17, 1991

337

179

AN ACT relating to petroleum products; clarifying the petroleum products to which the fee for the fund for cleaning up discharges of petroleum applies; reducing the amounts that must be paid by the operator of a storage tank for the costs resulting from a discharge from the tank; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 219–Senator Jacobsen. Approved May 17, 1991

338

180

AN ACT relating to public investments; increasing the amount of money that may be invested in bankers’ acceptances by a county or city; allowing local governments to invest in certain commercial paper; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 152–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 17, 1991

341

181

AN ACT relating to general improvement districts; increasing the fine authorized for a violation by an industrial user of any federally mandated standard; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 146–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 17, 1991

345

182

AN ACT relating to public investments; increasing the percentage of state money that may be invested in bankers’ acceptances; decreasing the percentage of state money that may be invested in commercial paper and certain unconditional obligations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 156–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 17, 1991

346

183

AN ACT relating to local governments; exempting certain purchases of equipment for use by a local law enforcement agency in the course of an undercover investigation from requirement of competitive bidding; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 375–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 17, 1991

349

184

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; requiring the department of industrial relations to establish an index of claims for compensation; requiring the executive director of the employment security department to provide certain information to the manager of the state industrial insurance system; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 387–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved May 17, 1991

351

185

AN ACT relating to public roads; creating an advisory committee to study methods for the removal of snow and ice from roads in the Lake Tahoe Basin; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 482–Assemblymen Gibbons, Wendell Williams, Norton, Bayley, Scherer, Carpenter, Johnson, Haller, Elliott, Bergevin, Anderson, Garner, Kerns, Freeman and Lambert. Approved May 17, 1991

353

186

AN ACT relating to municipal obligations; allowing a local government to enter into an agreement to exchange interest rates in connection with municipal obligations; providing limitations upon such agreements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 301–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 17, 1991

356

187

AN ACT relating to local facilities for detention; authorizing the operation of a commissary in a county or city jail; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 99–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 17, 1991

357

188

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the department of motor vehicles and public safety for additional expenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 404–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved May 17, 1991

358

189

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; authorizing the department of motor vehicles and public safety to issue both special parking permits and special plates to certain handicapped persons; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 208–Senator Horn (by request). Approved May 18, 1991

359

190

AN ACT relating to deceptive trade practices; prohibiting the substitution by a retailer of another brand of alcoholic beverage for the brand of beverage requested without the customer’s consent; providing penalties; requiring temporarily that counties and cities provide notice of this prohibition to applicants for the issuance or renewal of a liquor license; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 454–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 20, 1991

360

191

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; revising the definition of permanent physical impairment for the purpose of charging compensation to the subsequent injury fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 391–Assemblymen Krenzer, Wong, Scherer, Heller, Anderson, Freeman, McGaughey, Elliott, Johnson, Giunchigliani, Myrna Williams, Callister, Petrak, Gregory, Bennett, Kerns, Wendell Williams, Little, Gibbons, Arberry, Norton, Carpenter, Pettyjohn, McGinness, Porter, Humke, Haller, Evans, Marvel, Stout, Garner and Spriggs. Approved May 20, 1991

362

192

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; abolishing the practice of referring matters to a medical review board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 408–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved May 20, 1991

363

193

AN ACT relating to the City of Las Vegas; amending the city charter to change the date on which newly elected members of the city council assume office; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 505–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 20, 1991

363

194

AN ACT relating to charitable solicitation; amending Assembly Bill No. 102 of this session to advance its effective date; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 525–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 20, 1991

365

195

AN ACT relating to property taxes; delaying the dates for adopting final budgets by local governments, setting tax rates by the Nevada tax commission and the payment of the first installments of property taxes for fiscal year 1991-1992; requiring the executive director of the department of taxation to certify the combined tax rate for each county for the fiscal year 1991-1992; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 654–Committee on Taxation. Approved May 21, 1991

366

196

AN ACT relating to professions; clarifying the terms “certify” and “certification” as used by professional engineers and land surveyors; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 193–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 22, 1991

367

197

AN ACT relating to pharmacy; defining the term “practice of pharmacy”; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 36–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 22, 1991

367

198

AN ACT relating to the Colorado River commission; authorizing the issuance of additional bonds; repealing the commission’s authority to issue certain bonds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 164–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 22, 1991

368

199

AN ACT relating to zoning; revising the provisions governing the notice of a hearing for a proposed zoning change or exception; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 100–Assemblymen Lambert, Elliott and Callister. Approved May 22, 1991

370

200

AN ACT relating to banks; eliminating certain provisions relating to fees for the licensing of banks, prohibiting certain overdrafts from being considered assets of a bank; authorizing the commissioner of financial institutions to adopt certain regulations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 343–Committee on Commerce. Approved May 23, 1991

372

201

AN ACT relating to pawnbrokers; requiring a person from whom property is received to certify that he has the legal right to pledge or sell the property; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 31–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 23, 1991

374

202

AN ACT relating to local governments; authorizing a county or district hospital under certain circumstances to reaward a contract without requiring that new bids be submitted; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 322–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 23, 1991

375

203

AN ACT relating to medical practices; authorizing licensed practical nurses and registered nurses to manipulate persons for the collection of specimens; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 453–Senator Titus. Approved May 23, 1991

375

204

AN ACT relating to utility facilities; including water treatment facilities within the scope of environmental regulation as a utility facility; authorizing local governments in Nevada to commence to construct a utility facility without a permit from the public service commission of Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 40–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 23, 1991

376

205

AN ACT relating to parole; changing the manner in which the department of parole and probation makes pro rata distributions of money received from a parolee as restitution; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 98–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 23, 1991

377

206

AN ACT relating to gaming; repealing the prospective expiration of the provision authorizing the operation of a sports pool or race book at a nonrestricted operation by a licensee other than the holder of the nonrestricted license; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 161–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 23, 1991

378

207

AN ACT making an appropriation to the legislative fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 505–Committee on Finance. Approved May 23, 1991

379

208

AN ACT relating to professional therapists; reducing retroactively the grade an applicant must attain to pass the examination for licensure as a marriage and family therapist; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 21–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 23, 1991

379

209

AN ACT relating to fire protection; authorizing the state forester firewarden to remove a fire hazard from property located within his jurisdiction; authorizing certain districts receiving federal aid to remove a fire hazard from property located within the district; authorizing a county fire protection district to remove a fire hazard from property located within the district; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 464–Assemblymen Gibbons, Johnson, Anderson, Scherer, Petrak, Little, Carpenter, Haller, Hardy, Freeman, Norton, Callister, Garner, Spriggs and Gregory. Approved May 23, 1991

380

210

AN ACT relating to breweries; authorizing the operation of a brewery under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 250–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 23, 1991

383

211

AN ACT relating to minerals; requiring timely payment of the money derived from the sale of the production from an oil or gas well located in the state; providing for payment of that money into an escrow account in certain circumstances; requiring interest on untimely payments; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 549–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved May 27, 1991

385

212

AN ACT relating to liquefied petroleum gas; making various changes in the composition and duties of the board for the regulation of liquefied petroleum gas; authorizing the board to adopt certain regulations; eliminating the requirement that applications for certain licenses be submitted 30 days before a regular meeting of the board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 524–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 27, 1991

386

213

AN ACT relating to utilities for mobile home parks; limiting the manner in which a landlord of a mobile home park may interrupt service for the nonpayment of charges; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 477–Assemblymen Norton, Bennett, Petrak, Garner, Little, Gregory, Scherer, Elliott, Anderson and Porter. Approved May 27, 1991

388

214

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; requiring the department of industrial relations to develop standards for the medical care of employees with industrial injuries or occupational diseases; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 388–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved May 27, 1991

389

215

AN ACT relating to local financial administration; imposing generally accepted accounting principles on certain statements and schedules required for internal service funds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 367–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 27, 1991

390

216

AN ACT relating to false personation; increasing the penalty for the sale, loan or gift of a counterfeit, forged or otherwise altered document for personal identification to a person under 21 years of age; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 291–Assemblymen McGaughey, Stout, Callister, Bennett, Haller, Bayley, Wendell Williams, Kerns, Wong, Krenzer, Goetting, Bergevin, Humke, Porter, Bache, Elliott, Little, McGinness, Lambert, Anderson, Pettyjohn, Garner, Norton and Gregory. Approved May 27, 1991

391

217

AN ACT relating to legislative audits; requiring the chairman of the legislative commission to designate alternates for the members of the audit subcommittee; making various changes relating to legislative audits; authorizing the legislative commission to adopt certain regulations relating to legislative audits; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 236–Committee on Legislative Functions and Elections. Approved May 27, 1991

392

218

AN ACT relating to cultural activities; including cultural activities within the scope of the powers of counties and cities concerning parks and recreation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 110–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 27, 1991

396

219

AN ACT relating to public utilities; delaying for another biennium the prospective expiration of the provision requiring public utilities to pay assessments for certain expenses incurred by the public service commission of Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 542–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 27, 1991

400

220

AN ACT relating to water systems; requiring the owner of a newly constructed water system to obtain a permit to operate from the state board of health; requiring the state board of health to adopt regulations establishing procedures for the issuance of permits; requiring surety and authorizing assessments to ensure continued operation of water systems; providing remedies for unsatisfactory service or violations of conditions; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 172–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved May 27, 1991

401

221

AN ACT making an appropriation to the motor pool fund for the purchase of additional vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 366–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved May 29, 1991

406

222

AN ACT relating to civil actions; revising the provisions governing the fees charged by a sheriff or constable; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 112–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 30, 1991

406

223

AN ACT relating to commercial transactions; repealing article 6 and adding article 4A of the Uniform Commercial Code; amending other sections to conform to the repeal and addition; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 256–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 30, 1991

410

224

AN ACT relating to counties; authorizing a board of county commissioners in certain counties to establish centralized billing and collection of certain fines, fees, bails or forfeitures imposed by a court; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 280–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 30, 1991

449

225

AN ACT relating to local financial administration; requiring a local government to place contributions made to provide group life, accident and health benefits on a self-insured basis in an internal service fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 309–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 30, 1991

451

226

AN ACT making supplemental appropriations to the supreme court of Nevada for the support of the retired justices’ duty fund and the pensions of justices and judges and their surviving spouses and surviving children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 354–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved May 30, 1991

452

227

AN ACT relating to the state personnel system; expanding the authority of the director of the department of personnel to revise the classification plan for positions in the classified service and to make changes in the classification of such positions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 370–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 30, 1991

453

228

AN ACT relating to statutes; making technical corrections to inappropriate or inaccurate statutory terms; clarifying ambiguous provisions; deleting obsolete provisions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 422–Committee on Judiciary. Approved May 30, 1991

454

229

AN ACT relating to liquefied petroleum gas; clarifying the role of the board for the regulation of liquefied petroleum gas as it relates to service to customers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 522–Assemblymen Norton and McGaughey. Approved May 30, 1991

504

230

AN ACT relating to the Airport Authority of Lander County; renaming the authority the Airport Authority of Battle Mountain; authorizing the authority to enter into short-term financing; prohibiting the board of county commissioners of Lander County from unreasonably withholding its approval when such approval is required under the act; modifying the authority’s powers with respect to planning and zoning; revising the method of filling a vacancy on the board of trustees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 228–Assemblyman Marvel. Approved May 30, 1991

506

231

AN ACT relating to the City of Henderson; authorizing the expansion of the municipal court; prohibiting certain employment by the mayor and councilmen; authorizing the city to lease residential property for a term of 1 year or less without the necessity of a resolution and publication of notice; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 165–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved May 31, 1991

511

232

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the state department of education for additional expenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 398–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved May 31, 1991

514

233

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the state department of museums and history; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 438–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved May 31, 1991

514

234

AN ACT relating to public utilities; authorizing the public service commission of Nevada to adopt by reference certain rates issued by an agency of the Federal Government or of another state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 39–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 31, 1991

515

235

AN ACT relating to trade practices; requiring that a lease agreement with an option to purchase the leased property disclose certain information to the customer; providing for the reinstatement of such an agreement without the loss of any rights or options contained in the agreement under certain circumstances; requiring that an advertisement for such an agreement contain certain information; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 196–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved May 31, 1991

515

236

AN ACT relating to water; requiring certain suppliers of water to adopt plans of water conservation; requiring certain counties and cities to adopt ordinances concerning the plan; requiring the public service commission of Nevada to consider the efficient use of water resources when reviewing proposals for the construction or expansion of plants for the generation of power; directing the adoptions of plans to provide incentives for the use of certain equipment and xeriscape; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 360–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved May 31, 1991

520

237

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; revising various provisions relating to the sale of salvage vehicles; clarifying a provision relating to the licensure of an out-of-state automobile wrecker; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 471–Committee on Transportation. Approved May 31, 1991

525

238

AN ACT relating to unemployment compensation; prohibiting the charging of unemployment benefits paid to a claimant against the record of the claimant’s employer if the spouse of the claimant is in the military and the transfer of the spouse is the cause of unemployment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 382–Senator Jacobsen. Approved June 3, 1991

527

239

AN ACT relating to legislators; prohibiting a legislator from receiving an honorarium; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 205–Senators Titus, Vergiels, Adler, Coffin, Cook, Getto, Glomb, Horn, Nevin, O’Donnell, Raggio, Rawson, Shaffer, Smith, Townsend and Tyler. Approved June 3, 1991

528

240

AN ACT relating to displaced homemakers; providing for the establishment of centers for displaced homemakers throughout the state; imposing a fee for the commencement of an action for divorce in certain counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 304–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved June 4, 1991

529

241

AN ACT relating to justices’ courts; increasing prospectively the length of the term of office of a justice of the peace; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 35–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 4, 1991

530

242

AN ACT relating to taxation; revising the definition of “agricultural real property” and “agricultural use” for certain purposes relating to property tax; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 244–Assemblymen Bergevin, Myrna Williams, Callister, Marvel, Lambert, Dini and Price. Approved June 5, 1991

531

243

AN ACT relating to water projects, requiring the administrator of the health division of the department of human resources, or a person he designates, to serve ex officio as a nonvoting member of the board for financing water projects; requiring the board to request the administrator to comment on any proposed water projects which affect drinking water; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 171–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 5, 1991

532

244

AN ACT relating to gaming; making various changes concerning the determination of the gross revenue of gaming licensees; providing a credit for prepaid license fees for certain corporations and partnerships; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 425–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 5, 1991

533

245

AN ACT relating to property; enacting the Uniform Common-Interest Ownership Act; appropriately modifying chapters 117 and 278A of NRS as they remain in effect for condominiums and planned unit developments created before the effective date of this act; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 221–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 5, 1991

535

246

AN ACT relating to cooperative agreements; removing certain obsolete provisions relating to the sale, lease or exchange of land by the State of Nevada; removing certain restrictions on the conveyance of land between public agencies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 246–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 5, 1991

587

247

AN ACT relating to child support; requiring the state gaming control board to disclose certain information to the welfare division of the department of human resources to assist in the location of deserting responsible parents; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 289–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 5, 1991

589

248

AN ACT relating to public health; prohibiting the smoking of tobacco in a school bus; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 324–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved June 5, 1991

591

249

AN ACT relating to securities; making various changes to the Uniform Securities Act; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 330–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 5, 1991

593

250

AN ACT relating to crimes; clarifying that for the purpose of enhancing punishment for sexual assault, bodily injury may have occurred in connection with or as a part of the sexual assault; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 85–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 5, 1991

612

251

AN ACT relating to water systems; requiring operators of certain public water systems to be certified by the state board of health; authorizing the board to appoint an advisory board to assist in matters related to the certification of such operators; requiring the state board of health to adopt related regulations; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 171–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 5, 1991

613

252

AN ACT relating to banks; limiting the prohibition against the payment by a bank of a commission or fee for the sale of its stock; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 259–Senator Adler. Approved June 5, 1991

616

253

AN ACT relating to gaming; providing a penalty for the late payment of license fees to a county; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 73–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 5, 1991

617

254

AN ACT relating to purchasing; making various changes relating to the purchasing division of the department of general services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 149–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 5, 1991

618

255

AN ACT relating to the division of land; authorizing local governing bodies to require certain parcel maps of proposed divisions of land to include such provisions for the supply and quality of water and for sewerage as are reasonably necessary; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 169–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 5, 1991

624

256

AN ACT relating to collective bargaining; providing for arbitration in collective bargaining between school districts and certain employee organizations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 464–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 5, 1991

625

257

AN ACT relating to pupils; makes mandatory the suspension of a pupil who is found in possession of a dangerous weapon in certain circumstances; providing that only the principal may in certain circumstances approve the possession of a knife or firearm by a pupil; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 626–Assemblymen Gregory, Johnson, Hardy, Petrak, Bayley, Carpenter, Elliott, Scherer, Norton, Bergevin, Wong, Bennett, Krenzer, Garner, Porter, Haller, Anderson, Wendell Williams, Bache, Little, McGaughey, Spitler, Giunchigliani, Humke, Pettyjohn, Goetting, Myrna Williams, Heller, Freeman, Lambert, Callister, Evans, Arberry, Price, Gibbons, Stout, Marvel and Dini. Approved June 6, 1991

628

258

AN ACT relating to health care; authorizing a person to order for himself or another the withholding or withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment under certain circumstances; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 442–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 6, 1991

629

259

AN ACT relating to public health; revising the restrictions on the smoking of tobacco; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 313–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 6, 1991

644

260

AN ACT relating to administration of local government finances; increasing the limit on annual expenditures by special districts which may petition for an exemption from certain requirements of the Local Government Budget Act; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 632–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 7, 1991

646

261

AN ACT relating to domestic insurers; providing an exception to the requirement that the assets of a domestic insurer must be kept within this state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 600–Committee on Commerce. Approved June 7, 1991

647

262

AN ACT relating to the rights of peace officers; authorizing a peace officer to have a representative present during any interrogation that could lead to disciplinary action against the officer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 583–Assemblymen Gibbons, Petrak, Stout, Price, Elliott, Little, Anderson, Scherer, Spitler, Johnson, Gregory, Bennett, Hardy, Wong, Kerns, Bergevin, Norton, Haller, Bayley, Porter, Spriggs, McGinness, McGaughey, Lambert, Bache, Pettyjohn, Callister, Evans, Arberry, Myrna Williams, Marvel, Goetting, Heller, Humke and Carpenter. Approved June 7, 1991

647

263

AN ACT relating to purchasing by local governments; creating an exception to the requirements for competitive bidding for purchases made with money in a store fund for prisoners in a jail or local detention facility; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 573–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 7, 1991

648

264

AN ACT relating to medical laboratories; requiring laboratories to bill the patient directly for cytologic examination of gynecologic specimens; providing certain exceptions; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 552–Committee on Commerce. Approved June 7, 1991

650

265

AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; authorizing a plea of guilty or nolo contendere to another offense to be withdrawn if court rejects recommendation for punishment agreed upon by defendant and district attorney; revising the provisions that govern a judgment of acquittal; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 564–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 7, 1991

651

266

AN ACT relating to gaming; clarifying the prohibition against a person under the age of 21 years from placing wagers at or collecting winnings from a gambling game, slot machine, race book, sports pool or pari-mutuel operator; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 555–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 7, 1991

652

267

AN ACT relating to taxation; revising the date by which the department of taxation is required to mail to a taxpayer a copy of the certificate of the amount of net proceeds of minerals and the tax due thereon; revising the date the payment of the tax on the net proceeds of minerals is due; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 570–Committee on Taxation. Approved June 7, 1991

653

268

AN ACT relating to corporations for medical service; authorizing certain nonprofit medical corporations, with the approval of the commissioner of insurance, to engage in any business reasonably and necessarily incidental to the business of a nonprofit hospital, medical or dental service plan; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 520–Committee on Commerce. Approved June 7, 1991

654

269

AN ACT relating to taxation; authorizing the governing body of an Indian reservation or colony to impose an excise tax on any products made from tobacco other than cigarettes which are sold on the reservation or colony; prohibiting the department of taxation from collecting the excise tax imposed by the state on cigarettes or other products made from tobacco which are sold on an Indian reservation or colony under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 507–Committee on Taxation. Approved June 7, 1991

655

270

AN ACT relating to the judicial system; requiring under certain circumstances a justice of the peace to appoint a person from a substitute panel of justices of the peace to serve as justice of the peace pro tempore; requiring the chairman of a board of county commissioners in certain circumstances to make the appointment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 502–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 7, 1991

656

271

AN ACT relating to programs for public employees; consolidating responsibility for the administration of certain of these programs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 509–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 7, 1991

658

272

AN ACT relating to parole; authorizing the state board of parole commissioners to release a prisoner on parole regardless of whether the prisoner accepts parole; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 496–Select Committee on Corrections. Approved June 7, 1991

665

273

AN ACT relating to justices’ courts; increasing the fees for marriages performed by justices of the peace; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 487–Assemblymen Heller, McGinness, Humke, Pettyjohn, Stout, Callister, Arberry, Spitler, Giunchigliani, Marvel, Bergevin, Hardy, Little, Elliott and Dini. Approved June 7, 1991

666

274

AN ACT relating to local improvements; clarifying the scope of review in any action brought to contest the formation of an improvement district or the computation of assessments; expanding the factors to be considered in estimating the benefits to be derived from a project; making various changes to the provisions governing notice of certain proceedings; providing for the waiver of certain objections to the validity of the proceedings; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 459–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 7, 1991

667

275

AN ACT relating to the state public works board; revising the manner of appointment of employees of the board; revising the qualifications of the manager and his deputies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 458–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 7, 1991

673

276

AN ACT relating to gaming; clarifying the provision governing the monthly fee for a state gaming license; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 435–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 7, 1991

675

277

AN ACT incorporating the City of Pahrump, in Nye County, Nevada, pursuant to charter; making the incorporation contingent upon approval by the qualified electors of the city; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 433–Assemblyman Spriggs. Approved June 7, 1991

676

278

AN ACT relating to local governmental finances; permitting a school district to consent to an assessment of its property by a local improvement district or general improvement district; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 369–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 7, 1991

696

279

AN ACT relating to water pollution control; expanding the requirement that the state environmental commission determine the qualifications of certain persons operating package plants for sewage treatment to include all plants for sewage treatment; authorizing the commission to adopt regulations requiring certification by the state department of conservation and natural resources of certain persons operating plants for sewage treatment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 350–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 7, 1991

696

280

AN ACT relating to taxation; requiring the department of taxation to establish uniform standards and required training concerning the assessment of property by county assessors; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 337–Committee on Taxation. Approved June 7, 1991

698

281

AN ACT relating to property taxes; revising the standards used by the department of taxation in conducting the ratio study of the assessed value of property; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 335–Committee on Taxation. Approved June 7, 1991

699

282

AN ACT relating to parole; changing the time for the mandatory parole of certain offenders; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 498–Select Committee on Corrections. Approved June 7, 1991

702

283

AN ACT relating to collective bargaining; authorizing employee organizations to engage in joint negotiations on behalf of certain bargaining units; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 249–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 7, 1991

703

284

AN ACT relating to horse racing; making various changes related to the racing of animals; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 74–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 7, 1991

704

285

AN ACT relating to the treatment of alcohol and drug abuse; prohibiting a person who is not certified as an alcohol and drug abuse counselor by the bureau of alcohol and drug abuse in the rehabilitation division of the department of human resources from representing himself as a certified counselor; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 31–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved June 7, 1991

706

286

AN ACT relating to public services for children; increasing the percentage of the total number of children receiving certain assistance who may have been in foster care for more than 24 months; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 23–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved June 7, 1991

707

287

AN ACT relating to statutes; ratifying technical corrections made to sections of NRS and to multiple amendments of sections of NRS; correcting the effective date of, correcting certain provisions in, and repealing certain provisions in Statutes of Nevada 1987 and Statutes of Nevada 1989; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 214–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 7, 1991

708

288

AN ACT relating to the department of motor vehicles and public safety; clarifying the requirement that a dealer, manufacturer, distributor or rebuilder of motor vehicles must obtain a license from the department as a condition of doing business in this state; authorizing the department to impose administrative fines for certain offenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 116–Committee on Transportation. Approved June 7, 1991

755

289

AN ACT relating to water; providing an expedited procedure for approval of the appropriation of water for environmental purposes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 722–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 7, 1991

757

290

AN ACT relating to the City of North Las Vegas; amending the charter of the City of North Las Vegas to authorize the city council to adopt ordinances prohibiting the use of buildings and structures for illegal activities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 699–Committee on Taxation. Approved June 7, 1991

762

291

AN ACT relating to compensation for victims of crime; transferring certain duties from the hearing officer to the compensation officer; clarifying the appeals process; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 510–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 7, 1991

763

292

AN ACT making an appropriation to the Nevada racing commission for the payment of certain operating expenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 524–Committee on Finance. Approved June 7, 1991

772

293

AN ACT relating to litigation expenses; making a supplemental appropriation to the office of the attorney general for additional litigation expenses relating to the high-level radioactive waste repository; making an appropriation to the welfare administrative account for the retention of private counsel to represent the State of Nevada in certain litigation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 448–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 7, 1991

772

294

AN ACT relating to the state flag; changing its design; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 396–Senators Raggio, Adler, Coffin, Cook, Getto, Glomb, Jacobsen, Neal, Nevin, O’Connell, O’Donnell, Rawson, Rhoads, Shaffer, Smith, Titus, Townsend, Tyler and Vergiels. Approved June 8, 1991

773

295

AN ACT relating to crimes against the person; increasing the penalty in certain circumstances for an assault or battery upon a school employee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 625–Assemblymen Gregory, Scherer, Hardy, Heller, Elliott, Carpenter, Wong, Kerns, Petrak, Krenzer, Stout, Price, Garner, Little, Giunchigliani, Anderson, Norton, Bache, Spitler, Johnson, Bennett, Bergevin, Porter, Haller, Bayley, Spriggs, Marvel, Callister, Arberry, Evans, Gibbons, Wendell Williams, Goetting, Pettyjohn, Lambert, Humke, McGinness, McGaughey, Myrna Williams and Dini. Approved June 8, 1991

774

296

AN ACT relating to public utilities; clarifying the provision that precludes a utility from filing an application involving an increased rate, fare or charge while another application is pending; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 571–Assemblymen Norton, Bache, Gibbons and Anderson. Approved June 8, 1991

776

297

AN ACT relating to criminal offenders; providing for the treatment of certain persons convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 305–Select Committee on Corrections. Approved June 8, 1991

778

298

AN ACT relating to meetings of public bodies; requiring an agenda for such a meeting to include a period for comments from the general public; allowing discussion of those comments; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 252–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 8, 1991

785

299

AN ACT relating to wildlife; allowing the board of wildlife commissioners to accept sealed bids for or auction two deer tags each year; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 687–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 8, 1991

786

300

AN ACT relating to the board of medical examiners; authorizing the board to adopt certain requirements for the continuing education of physicians and physician’s assistants; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 759–Committee on Commerce. Approved June 10, 1991

787

301

AN ACT relating to used materials; authorizing counties and cities to prohibit a person from advertising as a junk or secondhand dealer without a license; making technical changes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 344–Committee on Commerce. Approved June 10, 1991

788

302

AN ACT relating to medical professionals; revising the provisions regarding the authority of registered nurses to prescribe or dispense controlled substances, poisons, dangerous drugs and devices; making various changes regarding the filling of prescriptions and sale of hypodermic devices; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 550–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 10, 1991

790

303

AN ACT relating to gaming; changing the designation of “junket representative” to “independent agent”; allowing an independent agent to provide certain services and property without first procuring a state gaming license; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 554–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 10, 1991

798

304

AN ACT relating to crimes; revising the definition of statutory sexual seduction; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 608–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 10, 1991

801

305

AN ACT relating to reviewing the provision of health care; requiring registration with the commissioner of insurance of persons who provide utilization review; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 613–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved June 10, 1991

801

306

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; allowing a nonprofit corporation to reject industrial insurance coverage for its officers who do not receive pay; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 629–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved June 10, 1991

803

307

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; revising provisions regarding the payment of death benefits to nonresident alien dependents; increasing the allowed amount of payments to nonresident alien dependents; making technical changes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 630–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved June 10, 1991

804

308

AN ACT relating to the commissioner of insurance; expanding his authority to regulate the conduct of insurers and ensure that the insurance business is conducted in a suitable manner; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 680–Committee on Commerce. Approved June 10, 1991

807

309

AN ACT relating to statutes; defining certain terms and drafting conventions for the purposes of the Nevada Revised Statutes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 737–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 10, 1991

809

310

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; clarifying that unrealized investment gains and losses must not be considered by the state industrial insurance system in determining whether to declare and distribute dividends to employers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 754–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved June 10, 1991

810

311

AN ACT relating to judgments; exempting certain arrangements for retirement from execution to satisfy a judgment and from execution to obtain security for satisfaction of a judgment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 308–Senators Adler, Coffin, Cook, Getto, Jacobsen, Neal, Nevin, Raggio, Shaffer, Smith, Townsend, Tyler and Vergiels. Approved June 10, 1991

811

312

AN ACT relating to crimes; prohibiting the manufacture, purchase, possession, sale, transportation and advertisement for sale of a hoax bomb; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 579–Assemblymen Goetting, Dini, Marvel, Price, McGinness, Giunchigliani, Heller, Spitler, Myrna Williams, Stout, Humke, Evans, Petrak, Bennett, Krenzer, Kerns, Bache, Bayley, Freeman, Hardy, Bergevin, McGaughey, Spriggs, Elliott, Little, Norton, Anderson, Gibbons, Wong, Gregory, Johnson, Arberry, Garner and Sader. Approved June 10, 1991

816

313

AN ACT relating to education personnel; authorizing a teacher credit for experience in another school district in the state in determining the salary of the teacher; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 460–Senator Getto. Approved June 11, 1991

817

314

AN ACT relating to gaming; revising various provisions relating to the collection of a gaming debt from a patron incurred by a credit instrument accepted by an establishment holding a nonrestricted state gaming license; prohibiting the claim of a mental disorder involving gambling to invalidate a credit instrument; exempting nonrestricted licensees from certain provisions governing installment loans; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 533–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 11, 1991

817

315

AN ACT relating to county fair and recreation boards; revising the method of appointment and the number of members of the boards in certain counties; providing that members of boards in certain counties are entitled to the per diem and travel expenses provided state officers and employees generally; increasing the compensation of members of boards in those counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 583–Senator Nevin (by request). Approved June 11, 1991

819

316

AN ACT relating to fiduciaries; making various changes concerning the powers and responsibilities of certain fiduciaries; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 446–Committee on Finance. Approved June 11, 1991

821

317

AN ACT relating to unemployment compensation; providing that certain persons who perform services in the employ of a private employer while incarcerated in a custodial or penal institution are ineligible for benefits for a certain period; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 150–Committee on Finance. Approved June 11, 1991

823

318

AN ACT relating to records of criminal history; expanding the system of collecting and processing statistics of crime; requiring the director of the department of motor vehicles and public safety to establish an advisory committee concerning the collection of certain information; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 349–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 11, 1991

824

319

AN ACT relating to the subdivision of land; eliminating the requirement that each block on a final subdivision map be numbered or lettered; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 444–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 11, 1991

827

320

AN ACT relating to emergency management; prohibiting certain persons from depriving an employee of his employment based on his service as a member of a volunteer search and rescue or reserve unit of a sheriff’s department or a Civil Air Patrol unit under certain circumstances; requiring an employee and an applicant for employment to disclose information concerning membership in a reserve or search and rescue unit to his employer or prospective employer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 160–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 11, 1991

828

321

AN ACT relating to hazardous waste; increasing the penalty of violations of certain statutes and orders relating to hazardous waste; providing a penalty for any unlawful disposal or discharge of hazardous waste; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 483–Assemblymen Humke, Freeman, Sader and Kerns. Approved June 11, 1991

829

322

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; changing the name of the state industrial claimants’ attorney; revising provisions regarding the processing of contested claims by hearing officers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 528–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved June 11, 1991

831

323

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; establishing as an aggravating factor in determining the sentence of a person convicted of driving a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicating liquor or a controlled substance, the fact that a child was a passenger at the time of the violation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 226–Senators Rawson, O’Connell and Raggio. Approved June 11, 1991

836

324

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; prohibiting the possession of an open container of an alcoholic beverage in a motor vehicle; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 120–Committee on Transportation. Approved June 11, 1991

838

325

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; requiring the board of directors of the state industrial insurance system to develop and cause to be carried out standards of performance to improve the service and efficiency of the system; requiring the board to contract with an independent management consultant concerning efficiency in processing claims and bills; requiring the board to report the results of the actions taken pursuant to this bill to the 67th session of the Nevada Legislature; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 392–Assemblymen Krenzer, Wong, Scherer, Heller, Anderson, Freeman, McGaughey, Elliott, Lambert, Bergevin, Johnson, Spitler, Giunchigliani, Myrna Williams, Porter, Callister, Gregory, Bennett, Petrak, Little, Gibbons, Arberry, Norton, Carpenter, McGinness, Pettyjohn, Bache, Humke, Haller, Evans, Marvel, Stout, Garner and Spriggs. Approved June 11, 1991

839

326

AN ACT relating to the Colorado River commission; clarifying and expanding its duties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 124–Senators Smith and Getto. Approved June 11, 1991

840

327

AN ACT relating to hazardous waste; establishing fees for the disposal of hazardous waste; authorizing the expenditure of the resulting revenue; requiring the development of a program for the minimization, recycling and reuse of hazardous waste; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 271–Assemblymen Goetting, Price, McGaughey, Porter, Scherer, Anderson, Humke, Pettyjohn, Evans, Haller, McGinness, Spitler, Giunchigliani, Wendell Williams, Little, Elliott, Carpenter, Bennett, Petrak, Stout, Krenzer, Kerns, Marvel, Gibbons, Wong, Johnson, Bache, Callister, Hardy, Gregory, Arberry and Heller. Approved June 12, 1991

842

328

AN ACT making an appropriation to the legislative counsel bureau for the cost of remodeling the office building for legislative staff when the current tenant vacates the premises; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 384–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 12, 1991

845

329

AN ACT relating to mobile home parks; authorizing the administrator of the manufactured housing division of the department of commerce to impose fines for violations of laws concerning mobile home parks; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 450–Committee on Commerce. Approved June 12, 1991

846

330

AN ACT relating to youthful offenders; restricting the expenditure of money appropriated to counties for special supervision programs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 715–Assemblyman Bache (by request). Approved June 12, 1991

847

331

AN ACT relating to vital statistics; revising the provisions governing the fees for services and copies of records concerning vital statistics; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 744–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 12, 1991

848

332

AN ACT relating to the department of prisons; authorizing the director of the department to use money in the fund for destitute prisoners to pay stipends to destitute offenders; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 101–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 12, 1991

850

333

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the state department of conservation and natural resources for anticipated increases in expenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 317–Committee on Finance. Approved June 12, 1991

851

334

AN ACT relating to watercraft; authorizing a peace officer to take corrective action against a person who is operating a vessel in an unsafe condition; prohibiting the reckless operation of personal watercraft; prohibiting the operation of certain vessels by a person under a certain age; requiring the display of a diver’s flag under certain circumstances; increasing the safety requirements for operating vessels towing persons; clarifying the prohibition against obstructing a passageway ordinarily used by other vessels; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 76–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 13, 1991

851

335

AN ACT relating to water pollution; prohibiting certain acts that would cause a pollutant to be carried into the waters of the state; providing for the regulation of hazardous substances in certain counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 349–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 13, 1991

857

336

AN ACT relating to water; removing the requirement of reciprocity for its interstate transfer; establishing requirements for the approval of an application for an interstate transfer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 123–Senators Smith, Getto and Jacobsen. Approved June 13, 1991

859

337

AN ACT relating to insurance; providing that a certificate of authority to transact insurance is not required of certain alien or foreign insurers with respect to specified transactions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 393–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 13, 1991

861

338

AN ACT relating to the Nevada Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association; limiting its liability in certain respects; providing for substitute coverage in certain cases of impairment or insolvency; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 443–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 13, 1991

863

339

AN ACT relating to installment loans; allowing a person to make an installment loan on the land on which a mobile home is located if the mobile home and the land secure the loan; specifically authorizing a person who makes installment loans to conduct business within the same place of business as a mortgage company under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 455–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 13, 1991

884

340

AN ACT relating to nursing assistants; clarifying the requirements for the administration of a training program for nursing assistants; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 476–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved June 13, 1991

885

341

AN ACT relating to appraisers; creating and authorizing the further creation and definitions of additional classes of appraiser to conform to federal regulations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 493–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 13, 1991

887

342

AN ACT relating to hazardous materials; directing the department of motor vehicles and public safety to adopt regulations governing the carrying of a permit to transport certain hazardous materials; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 572–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 13, 1991

899

343

AN ACT relating to counties; authorizing each board of county commissioners to provide for the mandatory collection of garbage; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 598–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 13, 1991

900

344

AN ACT relating to public schools; requiring the temporary imposition of a tax for enhancing the safety and security of the public schools in a county upon the approval of the voters of the county; excluding the proceeds of the tax from certain contract negotiations and the determination of state support for the school district; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 86–Committee on Taxation. Approved June 13, 1991

901

345

AN ACT relating to mammography; requiring the certification of radiation machines for mammography and the persons who operate such machines; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 706–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved June 14, 1991

902

346

AN ACT relating to mobile homes parks; requiring the landlord of a larger park to post and to provide to certain persons upon request a copy of leases and rental agreements for lots in the park; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 347–Assemblymen Norton, Elliott, Bayley, Johnson, Anderson, Gregory, Bache, Bennett, Petrak, Gibbons, Scherer, Little, Wong, Wendell Williams, Haller, Porter, Freeman, Price, Giunchigliani, Goetting, Pettyjohn, Arberry and Krenzer. Approved June 14, 1991

904

347

AN ACT relating to solid waste; requiring the legislative counsel bureau, courts of justice, state agencies and the University of Nevada System to recycle or cause to be recycled used paper and paper products; requiring the adoption of regulations which prescribe the procedure for the disposition of the paper and paper products to be recycled; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 288–Senator Titus. Approved June 14, 1991

905

348

AN ACT relating to hazardous waste; requiring the state environmental commission to adopt regulations regarding the availability of certain information to comply with certain federal requirements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 351–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 14, 1991

908

349

AN ACT making an appropriation to the budget division of the department of administration for reimbursement of the legal division of the legislative counsel bureau for the expenses involved in preparing bill drafts requested by agencies of the executive branch; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 148–Committee on Finance. Approved June 14, 1991

909

350

AN ACT relating to wild horses; establishing separate funds in the state treasury for the deposit of money received from the Estate of Leo Heil and from other sources for the preservation of wild horses; adding a representative of the commission for the preservation of wild horses to the state multiple use advisory committee on federal lands; requiring the commission to recommend to Congress the establishment of management areas to study methods of controlling the population of wild horses in this state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 237–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 14, 1991

910

351

AN ACT making an appropriation to the governor’s advisory council on education relating to the Holocaust for additional expenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 319–Committee on Finance. Approved June 14, 1991

914

352

AN ACT relating to the department of motor vehicles and public safety; authorizing the director of the department to employ an additional deputy director; eliminating the motor carrier division; requiring the registration division to assume the duties of the motor carrier division; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 320–Committee on Finance. Approved June 14, 1991

914

353

AN ACT relating to alternative methods of resolving disputes; requiring the establishment of a program of mandatory mediation of certain issues in domestic relations cases in certain counties; requiring the establishment of a neighborhood justice center in certain counties; requiring the collection in larger counties of an additional fee for the filing of civil actions and responses thereto for the support of certain programs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 367–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 14, 1991

917

354

AN ACT relating to public employees; specifying the amount to be paid by certain public employers for group insurance for the next biennium; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 380–Committee on Finance. Approved June 14, 1991

921

355

AN ACT relating to children; requiring the welfare division of the department of human resources to provide uniform standards for the development and distribution of an informational pamphlet; providing for attachment of the body of a child for his protection; providing for notice to the district attorney of each ruling of a master appointed by a juvenile court; requiring court approval of a juvenile master’s findings and recommendations as a condition of effectiveness; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 71–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 14, 1991

922

356

AN ACT relating to food; increasing the amount of the assessment on certain dairy products for the support of the state dairy commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 80–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 14, 1991

924

357

AN ACT relating to gaming; providing that certain promotional schemes are not lotteries; authorizing the designation of hearing examiners for certain disputes; prohibiting the possession of certain devices off the premises of a licensed gaming establishment; providing a penalty; making various technical changes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 423–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 14, 1991

925

358

AN ACT relating to the legislative committee on health care; requiring that regulations relating to the licensing of certain practitioners of health care be submitted to the committee for review; prescribing the duties of the committee concerning the review; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 469–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved June 14, 1991

940

359

AN ACT relating to employment practices; prohibiting an employer from discriminating against an employee or prospective employee because he engages in certain lawful activity which occurs outside the employer’s premises during his nonworking hours; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 667–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved June 14, 1991

942

360

AN ACT relating to state property; revising the description of the legislative grounds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 488–Committee on Legislative Functions and Elections. Approved June 14, 1991

943

361

AN ACT relating to educational personnel; making various changes relating to the suspension and dismissal of such an employee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 492–Assemblymen Anderson, Dini, Gibbons, Evans, Giunchigliani, Krenzer, Myrna Williams, Elliott, Little, Price, Porter, Norton, Hardy, Bache, Haller, Johnson, Sader, Freeman, Goetting, Garner, Callister, Wendell Williams, Bennett, Petrak, Carpenter, Gregory, Pettyjohn, Arberry, Spitler, Heller, Wong, Spriggs, McGaughey, Bayley, Marvel, Humke and McGinness. Approved June 14, 1991

945

362

AN ACT relating to group insurance for public employees; specifying the amount payable by the state for its retired employees for the next biennium; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 511–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 14, 1991

946

363

AN ACT relating to adoption; making various changes to the provisions governing the state register for adoptions; authorizing the welfare division of the department of human resources to accept relinquishments for adoption on behalf of certain child-placing agencies located in other states; requiring such child-placing agencies to reimburse the welfare division for costs related to accepting such relinquishments; authorizing employees of such child-placing agencies to witness adoptions; making various changes to the provisions governing the placement of a child for adoption; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 521–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 14, 1991

947

364

AN ACT relating to planning; requiring a public utility to report the location of a utility project which is located in certain counties or regions to the planning commission of each city, county or region in which the utility project is located; requiring a utility project to be included in certain regional and master plans; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 567–Assemblymen Myrna Williams, Dini, Anderson, Freeman, Norton, Elliott, Carpenter, Wong, Kerns, Giunchigliani, Garner, Porter, Evans, Sader, McGaughey, Lambert, Callister and Spitler. Approved June 14, 1991

952

365

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; requiring under certain circumstances a third and fourth evidentiary test to determine the percentage of alcohol in a person’s blood or breath if the difference between the percentage indicated by two samples is more than 0.02; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 609–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 14, 1991

957

366

AN ACT relating to school districts; requiring the transfer of all accumulated sick leave of an employee of a school district who takes a position with another school district; providing certain limitations and exceptions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 635–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 14, 1991

958

367

AN ACT relating to occupational diseases; providing that the physical examination required of certain peace officers and fire fighters pursuant to statutes relating to occupational diseases must include a hearing test; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 669–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved June 14, 1991

959

368

AN ACT relating to minerals; establishing a method for determining and reporting royalties and other interests in the sale of the production from an oil or gas well located in this state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 709–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved June 14, 1991

960

369

AN ACT relating to juvenile justice; revising certain restrictions upon the detention of juveniles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 750–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 14, 1991

962

370

AN ACT relating to missing persons; reducing the number of years of continuous absence required before the estate of a missing person may be administered; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 765–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 14, 1991

965

371

AN ACT relating to gaming; prohibiting the operation of gaming devices in certain areas of a public transportation facility without the prior approval of the state gaming control board; authorizing a court to issue an order for the use of a pen register or trap and trace device upon the affidavit of certain agents of the state gaming control board under certain circumstances; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 770–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 14, 1991

968

372

AN ACT relating to hunting; prohibiting a person from interfering with another person lawfully hunting or trapping; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 593–Senator Getto. Approved June 14, 1991

969

373

AN ACT relating to children; requiring the judge of the juvenile division of the district court to impose an administrative assessment on certain children within the purview of the court; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 589–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 14, 1991

970

374

AN ACT relating to general improvement districts; making the requirement that a general improvement district obtain the approval of the general obligation bond commission to borrow money or issue securities applicable only to certain districts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 509–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 14, 1991

972

375

AN ACT relating to the power of a California correctional officer in Nevada; clarifying the authority of such an officer to maintain custody within this state of his prisoners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 499–Senator Jacobsen. Approved June 14, 1991

974

376

AN ACT making an appropriation to the Clark County Bar Association and the Washoe County Bar Association for expenses related to their programs to provide pro bono legal services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 491–Senators Glomb, Adler, Cook, Horn, Nevin, Raggio, Schaffer, Tyler and Vergiels. Approved June 14, 1991

974

377

AN ACT relating to private education; requiring periodic inspections of private elementary and secondary educational institutions; clarifying certain definitions; providing for the extension, under certain circumstances, of the term of a license issued to such an institution; permitting an institution to furnish a certificate of deposit in lieu of the bond required as a condition of licensing; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 404–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved June 14, 1991

975

378

AN ACT relating to the department of commerce; expanding the authorized activities of the director of the department; eliminating the requirement that the director of the department consult with and obtain the concurrence of appropriate professional organizations before appointing certain chiefs of the divisions of the department; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 141–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 14, 1991

978

379

AN ACT relating to domestic relations; providing penalties for the violation of certain restraining orders or injunctions issued in domestic relations proceedings; requiring the court, in a proceeding to determine the custody of a child, to consider any occurrence of domestic violence in determining the best interest of the child; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 743–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 14, 1991

980

380

AN ACT relating to education; requiring each school district to inform certain of its employees of certain pupils who may be violent; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 466–Assemblymen Wendell Williams, Giunchigliani, Anderson, Bache and Elliott. Approved June 14, 1991

981

381

AN ACT relating to peace officers; limiting the use of a choke hold by a person who is exercising the powers of a peace officer; requiring training and recertification in the proper use of the choke hold for peace officers employed by agencies which authorize the use of the choke hold; requiring those agencies to adopt specific regulations regarding the use of a choke hold and the consequences of unauthorized or uncertified use; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 245–Assemblymen Wendell Williams, Arberry, Price, Callister, Giunchigliani and Porter. Approved June 14, 1991

982

382

AN ACT relating to solicitation by telephone; requiring the appointment of a seller or salesman as a member of the state board of telephone sales communications; providing for the confidentiality of certain information required for licensing as a seller; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 564–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 18, 1991

984

383

AN ACT relating to occupational therapy; creating a board of occupational therapy; prescribing its powers and duties; requiring the licensing of occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 246–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 18, 1991

986

384

AN ACT relating to public defenders; prohibiting certain counties from creating the office of county public defender during specified times; revises date on which the board of county commissioners is required to provide notice of intent to create office; revising the provisions governing the billing of counties for the services of the state public defender; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 114–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 18, 1991

994

385

AN ACT relating to traumatic brain injuries; creating the advisory committee on traumatic brain injuries; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 201–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved June 18, 1991

996

386

AN ACT relating to local governments; directing the governing bodies of counties and cities to require the owner of each commercial building to post the street address on the building; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 284–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 18, 1991

998

387

AN ACT relating to the department of motor vehicles and public safety; authorizing the director of the department to render certain services of the department at locations other than at an office of the department; authorizing the director to establish and collect a surcharge for rendering the services; requiring approval of the amount of the surcharge by the chief of the budget division of the department of administration; requiring the director to report to the legislature the effect of rendering services at these locations; authorizing the department to accept a report from an optician in lieu of an eye test by a driver’s license examiner; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 385–Assemblymen Giunchigliani, Wong, Anderson, Wendell Williams, Gibbons, Stout, Marvel, Carpenter, Bayley, Bergevin, Goetting, McGinness, Pettyjohn, Myrna Williams, Arberry, Johnson, Norton, Bache, Haller, Porter, Elliott, Gregory, Krenzer, Bennett, Callister, Spitler, Price, Petrak, Humke, Spriggs, Heller, Freeman, McGaughey and Dini. Approved June 18, 1991

999

388

AN ACT relating to county hospitals; limiting the requirement for giving notice of the admission of a resident of another county to those patients who are reasonably believed to be indigent; extending the time within which such notice must be given; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 413–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved June 18, 1991

1000

389

AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; authorizing the court to appoint a psychologist to examine a person with respect to his mental condition in various criminal proceedings; requiring that a psychologist review the mental condition of certain persons to determine their eligibility for parole or probation; extending the provisions for determining the sanity of a defendant to all misdemeanors; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 429–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 18, 1991

1001

390

AN ACT relating to gaming; deleting the requirement that the Nevada gaming commission approve the enforcement of certain security interests; authorizing the appointment of a supervisor when a gaming license is surrendered; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 553–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 18, 1991

1011

391

AN ACT relating to bail; increasing the period of advance notice required for exoneration of a surety for a defendant admitted to bail; requiring the court to release any bail at the time of sentencing the defendant under certain circumstances; changing the amount and disposition of the proceeds of the fee for filing a bail bond in a justice’s court; increasing the bond required for a license as a bail agent or bail solicitor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 578–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 18, 1991

1015

392

AN ACT relating to discrimination; expanding the jurisdiction of the Nevada equal rights commission to include the authority to hear complaints relating to discrimination against persons with mental disabilities; providing additional remedies for a violation of the provisions relating to equality of access to public accommodations; conforming the definition of “public accommodations” to analogous federal law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 646–Assemblymen Krenzer, Wong, Bennett, Gibbons, Petrak, Elliott, Johnson, Heller, Spriggs, Gregory, McGaughey, Pettyjohn, Haller, Norton, Bayley, Bache, Dini, Porter, Hardy, Sader, Bergevin, Lambert, Spitler, Myrna Williams, Carpenter, Anderson, Garner, Freeman, Callister, Giunchigliani, McGinness, Kerns, Wendell Williams, Humke, Evans, Arberry, Marvel and Price. Approved June 18, 1991

1018

393

AN ACT relating to child support; requiring a court to order the support of children if it finds a duty of support based on a prior decree or other obligation at law; requiring that court to follow the statutory formula to calculate those support payments; revising the provisions governing the enforcement of orders for support of dependent children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 75–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 18, 1991

1029

394

AN ACT relating to leaseholds; providing for the termination of a leasehold upon the abandonment of real property or a mobile home by a tenant; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 127–Senator Raggio. Approved June 18, 1991

1039

395

AN ACT relating to water; authorizing the imposition of a civil penalty for a willful violation of certain regulations governing the construction, operation and maintenance of public water systems; authorizing the state board of health to impose an administrative fine against a supplier of water who willfully violates certain provisions and regulations governing public water systems; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 173–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 18, 1991

1041

396

AN ACT relating to insurance; requiring billing and claim forms submitted to insurers to contain or be accompanied by a notice that the submission of false statements and misrepresentations on such forms is punishable under law; clarifying the penalty for filing a false claim for insurance benefits; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 178–Senators Raggio and Townsend. Approved June 18, 1991

1042

397

AN ACT relating to taxation; increasing the real property transfer tax; requiring the proceeds collected from the increase to be deposited in the trust fund for low-income housing; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 417–Senators Glomb, Vergiels, Horn, Cook, Titus and Nevin. Approved June 18, 1991

1043

398

AN ACT relating to cities; delaying the prospective expiration of certain provisions allowing the creation of a taxing district for additional police protection or for the maintenance of improvements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 601–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 18, 1991

1044

399

AN ACT relating to legislators’ retirement; repealing provisions that prohibit the payment of benefits under the legislative retirement system to persons who are employed by certain public employers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 618–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 18, 1991

1044

400

AN ACT relating to congressional districts; redistricting the congressional districts of the Nevada congressional delegation; requiring the director of the legislative counsel bureau to file copies of maps of the congressional districts with the secretary of state; providing that copies of the maps be made available to any interested person; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 772–Committee on Legislative Functions and Elections. Approved June 20, 1991

1046

401

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the welfare division of the department of human resources for expenses relating to the program to provide assistance to aged and blind persons; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 614–Committee on Finance. Approved June 20, 1991

1047

402

AN ACT relating to assistance to the medically indigent; broadening the offenses punishable by civil or criminal action related to such assistance; extending the duties of the attorney general to criminal actions of this kind, creating the Medicaid fraud control unit within the office of the attorney general; providing penalties; making appropriations; authorizing certain expenditures; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 495–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 20, 1991

1048

403

AN ACT relating to punishment for crimes; establishing an additional penalty for conviction of a felony committed with the intent to promote, further or assist the activities of a criminal gang; limiting the imposition of certain additional penalties for particular conduct in connection with a crime; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 230–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 20, 1991

1057

404

AN ACT relating to metropolitan police departments; authorizing the issuance of general obligations to finance capital improvements; creating and defining the districts to be taxed for their repayment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 562–Committee on Taxation. Approved June 20, 1991

1061

405

AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; requiring certain plea bargains to be set forth in writing and signed by the parties to a criminal action; creating limited exceptions to the requirements for notification of a person under investigation by a grand jury; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 82–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 20, 1991

1062

406

AN ACT relating to motorcycles; establishing a program for the education of motorcycle riders; creating the advisory board on motorcycle safety; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 490–Assemblymen Bache, Bennett, Petrak, Anderson, Wendell Williams, Lambert, Haller, Norton, Johnson, Marvel, Sader, Myrna Williams, McGinness, Freeman, Gibbons, Little, Price, Evans, Arberry, Kerns, Giunchigliani, Carpenter, Krenzer, Elliott, Spriggs, Spitler, Goetting, Garner, Bergevin, McGaughey and Dini. Approved June 20, 1991

1064

407

AN ACT relating to physicians; prohibiting the issuance of a license to practice as a physician, homeopathic physician or osteopathic physician if the applicant’s license to practice medicine in another jurisdiction was revoked for gross medical negligence; authorizing the revocation of such a license for that reason; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 279–Assemblymen Myrna Williams, Porter, Callister, Sader, Humke, Bache, Giunchigliani, Krenzer, Carpenter, Spitler, Norton, Little, Petrak, Anderson, Gibbons, Elliott, Freeman, Haller, Price, Marvel, Heller, Johnson, Bennett, Wong, Gregory, Stout, Scherer, Evans, Goetting, Pettyjohn, Garner, Dini, Hardy, Bayley and McGaughey. Approved June 20, 1991

1067

408

AN ACT relating to health facilities; limiting the applicability of the provisions requiring the approval of the director of the department of human resources for certain projects of health facilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 299–Assemblymen Arberry, Hardy, Myrna Williams, Price, Porter, Wendell Williams, McGinness, Stout, Haller, Bache, Callister, McGaughey, Dini, Garner, Bayley, Scherer, Spitler, Humke, Gregory, Johnson, Petrak, Goetting and Heller. Approved June 20, 1991

1075

409

AN ACT relating to gaming; revising the licensing fee for conducting off-track pari-mutuel wagering on racing; providing for the disposition of certain evidence seized by an agent of the state gaming control board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 427–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 20, 1991

1080

410

AN ACT relating to irrigation districts; establishing a procedure for adding directors to the board of directors of certain irrigation districts; authorizing the board of directors to propose changes in the number of directors on the board pursuant to a resolution of the board; providing additional powers for the board of directors; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 585–Assemblymen McGinness, Dini and Marvel. Approved June 20, 1991

1081

411

AN ACT relating to education; creating and revising the districts from which members of the board of regents are elected; creating and revising the districts from which members of the state board of education are elected; requiring the director of the legislative counsel bureau to file copies of maps of the districts with the secretary of state; providing that copies of the maps be made available to any interested person; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 776–Committee on Legislative Functions and Elections. Approved June 20, 1991

1087

412

AN ACT relating to plastic containers; requiring the labeling of plastic containers to indicate the specific material used to produce the container; imposing a fine; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 201–Senator Getto. Approved June 20, 1991

1102

413

AN ACT relating to real property; requiring the trustee of a deed of trust, or the lienor of a mechanic’s lien upon real property, that is discharged or satisfied, to record its discharge or release; providing liability for the failure to record the discharge or release; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 232–Senators Raggio, O’Connell, Adler, Coffin, Cook, Nevin, Rawson, Shaffer, Smith, Titus, Townsend and Tyler. Approved June 20, 1991

1103

414

AN ACT relating to state securities; authorizing security for bids on the purchase of state securities to be given by financial surety bond; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 587–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 20, 1991

1105

415

AN ACT relating to parole; revising the provisions governing the minimum time to be served before a prisoner is eligible for parole; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 402–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 20, 1991

1105

416

AN ACT relating to elections; clarifying the time within which a demand for a recount must be made; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 540–Senator Raggio. Approved June 24, 1991

1106

417

AN ACT relating to hazardous materials; creating the state emergency response commission; authorizing the commission to adopt a schedule of fees for its services and regulatory activities and for persons who store or manufacture for transport extremely hazardous materials; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 462–Senator Jacobsen. Approved June 24, 1991

1108

418

AN ACT relating to racing; establishing the account for racing and pari-mutuel wagering; allowing the Nevada racing commission to award grants to certain licensees for capital improvements to racing facilities, purses for racing or promotion of such facilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 525–Committee on Finance. Approved June 24, 1991

1112

419

AN ACT relating to insurance; authorizing the establishment of a prepaid limited health service organization which provides a limited health service; requiring the commissioner of insurance to adopt regulations governing such organizations; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 445–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 24, 1991

1113

420

AN ACT relating to taxation; extending the exemption from the real property transfer tax to any transfer of title to or from any trust if the transfer is made without consideration; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 355–Senator Townsend. Approved June 24, 1991

1122

421

AN ACT relating to automated tellers; providing requirements for the location and lighting of automated tellers and for warnings to customers who use them at night; providing that compliance with these requirements is evidence that operator has provided adequate measures for the safety of his customer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 267–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 24, 1991

1123

422

AN ACT relating to traditional Oriental medicine; removing the references to “traditional” Oriental medicine; abolishing the licensing category of doctor of herbal medicine; requiring the reimbursement of an insured for acupuncture performed by a person licensed to practice acupuncture or Oriental medicine under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 251–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved June 24, 1991

1126

423

AN ACT making an appropriation to the legislative counsel bureau for the reproduction of older Nevada Reports and the production of the Nevada Constitutional Debates & Proceedings 1864; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 149–Committee on Finance. Approved June 24, 1991

1134

424

AN ACT relating to prison industries; imposing interest on certain late payments designated for the fund for prison industries; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 797–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 24, 1991

1135

425

AN ACT relating to short-barreled rifles; clarifying the provisions concerning possession of a short-barreled rifle or shotgun; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 784–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 24, 1991

1136

426

AN ACT relating to county commissioners; clarifying that the members of a board of county commissioners may attend conventions, conferences and seminars under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 745–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 24, 1991

1137

427

AN ACT relating to eminent domain; prescribing the manner of its exercise on behalf of certain systems of public transportation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 697–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 24, 1991

1139

428

AN ACT relating to the Nevada athletic commission; authorizing the Nevada athletic commission to prescribe additional penalties for certain violations of a law or regulation concerning a contest or an exhibition of unarmed combat; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 690–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 24, 1991

1141

429

AN ACT relating to excavations; requiring operators to mark subsurface installations with specific colors; requiring a person to determine the location of a subsurface installation before conducting an excavation or demolition; authorizing injunctive relief if a proposed excavation or demolition may cause serious physical harm or property damage; requiring the public service commission of Nevada to conduct hearings concerning certain violations; providing a civil penalty for certain violations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 686–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 24, 1991

1141

430

AN ACT relating to fences; imposing a duty on developers and certain other persons to repair damage to a legal fence under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 584–Assemblymen Gibbons, Petrak, Freeman, Stout, Price, Little, Giunchigliani, Anderson, Johnson, Wong, Norton, Bergevin, Haller, Wendell Williams, Porter, Spriggs, McGinness, McGaughey, Bache, Pettyjohn, Callister, Evans, Arberry, Myrna Williams, Marvel, Sader, Goetting, Heller, Humke and Carpenter. Approved June 24, 1991

1147

431

AN ACT relating to public employees; providing for the granting of administrative leave with pay for certain executive, professional and administrative public employees; requiring retroactive application of the provision to ensure compliance with federal law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 576–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 24, 1991

1149

432

AN ACT relating to the division of land; allowing the planning commission, if authorized by ordinance, to approve reversionary maps and corrections of errors and omissions in maps; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 563–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 24, 1991

1151

433

AN ACT relating to administrative assessments; increasing the administrative assessment for conviction of a felony or gross misdemeanor; providing for the disposition of the increased amount; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 512–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 24, 1991

1153

434

AN ACT relating to firearms; requiring a court to consider a certain aggravating factor in determining the penalty for a person who aided or knowingly permitted a minor illegally to possess a firearm; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 504–Assemblymen Wendell Williams, Gregory, Hardy, Krenzer, Bache, Humke, Arberry, Giunchigliani, Wong, Gibbons, Bennett, Johnson, Evans, Haller, Porter, Callister, Petrak, Price, Anderson, McGaughey, Scherer, Goetting, Lambert, Spitler, McGinness, Garner, Bayley, Carpenter and Norton. Approved June 24, 1991

1154

435

AN ACT relating to pharmacies; providing for the licensing of certain pharmacies located outside Nevada and wholesale distributors of drugs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 501–Committee on Commerce. Approved June 24, 1991

1155

436

AN ACT making an appropriation to the health division of the department of human resources for the purchase of new and replacement equipment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 400–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 24, 1991

1166

437

AN ACT relating to water; imposing certain minimum standards for plumbing fixtures in new construction and expansions in residential, industrial, commercial and public buildings; imposing similar requirements for mobile homes and manufactured homes and buildings; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 359–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 24, 1991

1166

438

AN ACT relating to state employees; revising the period of work considered as overtime; requiring the provision of meals or the payment of a per diem allowance for meals to certain employees; requiring the director of the department of personnel to establish a schedule for the accrual of annual and sick leave for certain employees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 195–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 24, 1991

1170

439

AN ACT relating to state highways; limiting the reversion of certain property to the department of transportation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 87–Committee on Transportation. Approved June 24, 1991

1173

440

AN ACT relating to financial administration; authorizing the temporary advance of money from the state general fund to the bureau of alcohol and drug abuse of the rehabilitation division of the department of human resources; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 32–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved June 24, 1991

1174

441

AN ACT relating to children; providing that a court or other person in determining the custody or placement of a minor child must give preference to certain relatives of the child in making the determination; expanding rights of grandparents and great-grandparents with regard to visitation with a minor child; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 609–Senator Getto. Approved June 24, 1991

1175

442

AN ACT relating to artificial persons; revising extensively the law governing corporations for profit and not for profit, and similar associations; providing for limited-liability companies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 655–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 25, 1991

1184

443

AN ACT relating to mobile home parks; requiring the managers and assistant managers of certain mobile home parks to complete annually continuing education relating to the management of mobile home parks; requiring the administrator of the manufactured housing division of the department of commerce to approve the courses of instruction and the instructors of those courses; authorizing the administrator to impose fines against landlords of certain mobile home parks who employ managers or assistant managers who have not completed a course of continuing education; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 453–Committee on Commerce. Approved June 25, 1991

1320

444

AN ACT relating to county clerks; revising certain fees charged by county clerks; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 562–Assemblymen Johnson and Petrak. Approved June 25, 1991

1322

445

AN ACT relating to manufactured housing; establishing educational requirements for certain persons who are licensed by the manufactured housing division of the department of commerce; providing for the regulation of advance fees and advance fee listings; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 591–Committee on Commerce. Approved June 25, 1991

1324

446

AN ACT relating to insurance; requiring certain insurers, fraternal benefit societies, corporations for medical, hospital or dental service, health maintenance organizations and organizations for dental care to approve or deny a claim relating to certain policies, contracts or plans of insurance within a certain period; requiring those insurers to pay such a claim within a certain period after the claim is approved; requiring those insurers to pay interest on that claim if the insurer fails to pay the claim within that period; revising the provisions concerning the limitation on the difference in the payments for coinsurance under a policy of group health insurance and a group contract to preferred providers of health care and providers who are not preferred; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 636–Assemblymen Bennett, Garner, McGaughey, Kerns, Krenzer, Johnson, Hardy, Norton, Wong, Scherer, Arberry, Spriggs, Lambert, Porter, Elliott, Petrak, Myrna Williams, Callister and Spitler. Approved June 25, 1991

1328

447

AN ACT relating to the leasing of passenger cars; authorizing a short-term lessor of a passenger car to recover for damages to the car under certain conditions by processing a charge on the lessee’s credit card; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 650–Committee on Transportation. Approved June 25, 1991

1333

448

AN ACT relating to child support; requiring the periodic review of the statutory formulas for child support; allowing the use of genetic identification for determining paternity; requiring courts to follow the statutory formula to calculate support payments for cases arising under the Revised Reciprocal Enforcement of Support Act; making various other changes regarding child support; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 280–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 25, 1991

1334

449

AN ACT making an appropriation to the state library and archives for the payment of certain relocation and moving expenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 318–Committee on Finance. Approved June 25, 1991

1340

450

AN ACT relating to communicable diseases; requiring a health authority and the principal of a school to notify the superintendent of the school district of the presence of the human immunodeficiency virus within a school in the district; requiring the superintendent of a school district to notify the health authority of the presence of the virus within a school in the district; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 492–Senators Glomb, Adler, Cook, Horn, Shaffer, Titus, Tyler and Vergiels. Approved June 25, 1991

1340

451

AN ACT relating to the University of Nevada; increasing the amount of bonds authorized for an office and laboratory building; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 606–Committee on Finance. Approved June 25, 1991

1341

452

AN ACT making an appropriation to the legislative fund for expenses related to the meeting of the National Legislative Black Caucus; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 573–Committee on Finance. Approved June 25, 1991

1342

453

AN ACT relating to municipal courts; clarifying that the prohibition of certain trials anew on appeal from municipal court to district court does not apply retroactively; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 304–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 25, 1991

1343

454

AN ACT relating to arbitration; requiring arbitration of certain civil actions; authorizing arbitration of all civil claims; directing the supreme court to adopt rules to provide for the establishment of a program of arbitration; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 366–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 26, 1991

1343

455

AN ACT relating to cultural resources; creating the commission for cultural affairs; defining its duties; providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds for the preservation and promotion of cultural resources; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 590–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 26, 1991

1346

456

AN ACT relating to state employees; providing for the testing of state employees and applicants for certain positions of state employment for the presence of alcohol and other drugs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 508–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 26, 1991

1348

457

AN ACT relating to elections; authorizing a representative of a political party to examine the pollbook during an election to determine the registered voters who have not voted in the election; authorizing the state central committee of a major political party to request a list of registered voters from a county clerk; limiting the number of supplemental lists of registered voters a county clerk is required to provide each year to a state or county central committee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 463–Senator Titus. Approved June 26, 1991

1352

458

AN ACT relating to the state department of agriculture; placing the director of the division of animal industry in the unclassified service; placing the director of the division of plant industry in the unclassified service; providing for the removal of the directors of certain divisions of the department with the approval of the state board of agriculture; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 111–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 26, 1991

1353

459

AN ACT relating to parole; increasing the number of members of the state board of parole commissioners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 787–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 26, 1991

1354

460

AN ACT relating to parolees; increasing the cash balance of the parolees’ revolving loan account; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 785–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 26, 1991

1355

461

AN ACT relating to emissions from motor vehicles; increasing the fee paid to the department of motor vehicles and public safety for certain forms issued to fleet stations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 721–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 26, 1991

1356

462

AN ACT making an appropriation to the state department of conservation and natural resources for certain costs of litigation involving the stream system of the Truckee River and for costs related to consultants on the administration of water resources statewide; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 713–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 26, 1991

1357

463

AN ACT making an appropriation to the division of forestry of the state department of conservation and natural resources for the purchase of certain equipment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 447–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 26, 1991

1357

464

AN ACT making an appropriation to the division of plant industry of the state department of agriculture for expenses relating to the purchase of a replacement vehicle and support equipment for the transportation of weights and measures statewide; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 446–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 26, 1991

1358

465

AN ACT relating to the protection of children; authorizing the appointment of a panel of citizens to conduct a periodic review of the placement of a child in need of protection; authorizing a court to place such a child in the permanent custody of a suitable relative; authorizing the court to dispense with certain hearings to review the disposition of the case if the permanent placement of the child has been approved by the court; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 421–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved June 26, 1991

1358

466

AN ACT relating to the Elko Convention and Visitors Authority; revising the provisions governing the membership of the governing body; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 312–Assemblyman Carpenter. Approved June 26, 1991

1361

467

AN ACT relating to education; allowing temporary suspension of pupils in program of special education without approval of board of trustees of school district; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 261–Committee on Education. Approved June 26, 1991

1364

468

AN ACT relating to education; authorizing a reduction in the minimum number of school days in a school district with a 12-month school program if an equivalent or greater number of hours of instruction are provided; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 544–Senators Rawson, Hickey and Coffin. Approved June 26, 1991

1366

469

AN ACT relating to water; authorizing the state engineer to require additional studies before approving an application to transfer water; authorizing the state engineer to issue temporary permits; providing a tax for the transfer of certain water; providing for a plan to mitigate adverse economic effects of transferring water; and providing other matter properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 526–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved June 27, 1991

1367

470

AN ACT relating to taxation; providing an exemption for certain systems used to convert solar energy into electricity; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 457–Committee on Taxation. Approved June 27, 1991

1370

471

AN ACT relating to the control of floods; clarifying the authority of districts for the control of floods to establish standards and criteria for the design of systems for drainage; limiting the approval required for projects for the control of floods; allowing counties in certain circumstances to borrow money and issue securities for purposes relating to the control of floods; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 455–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 27, 1991

1371

472

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; authorizing an eligible person to park a motor vehicle that displays special license plates for a disabled veteran in a space designated for a handicapped person; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 233–Assemblymen Dini, Freeman, Bennett, Arberry, Myrna Williams, Norton, Price, Giunchigliani, Spitler, Porter, Petrak, Haller, Little, Anderson, Garner, Bache, Evans, Krenzer, Callister, Wendell Williams, Sader, Johnson, Wong and McGaughey. Approved June 27, 1991

1375

473

AN ACT relating to state lands; requiring the state land registrar to notify the governing body of a county or city before the sale, lease or transfer of state land; authorizing the governing body to hold a public hearing concerning such sale, lease or conveyance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 627–Assemblymen Anderson, Norton, Bergevin, Little, Pettyjohn, Elliott, Scherer, Bayley, Heller, Petrak, Haller, Goetting, Bache, Lambert, Garner, Wong, Johnson, Humke, McGaughey, Evans, Porter, Bennett, Carpenter, Stout, Arberry, Callister, Giunchigliani and Price. Approved June 27, 1991

1376

474

AN ACT relating to traumatic brain injuries; requiring the rehabilitation division of the department of human resources to establish a program for persons with traumatic brain injuries; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 157–Committee on Finance. Approved June 27, 1991

1377

475

AN ACT relating to traumatic brain injuries; requiring the division for review of health resources and costs of the department of human resources to establish a system for the reporting of information relating to persons with traumatic brain injuries; requiring each hospital to report certain information relating to persons with traumatic brain injuries; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 158–Committee on Finance. Approved June 27, 1991

1378

476

AN ACT relating to traumatic brain injuries; requiring the rehabilitation division of the department of human resources to adopt regulations concerning the care of persons with traumatic brain injuries; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 159–Committee on Finance. Approved June 27, 1991

1379

477

AN ACT relating to public health; revising the composition of district boards of health; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 700–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 28, 1991

1379

478

AN ACT relating to air quality; authorizing a local air pollution control agency to enforce certain regulations against existing indirect sources of air contaminants; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 547–Assemblymen Johnson, Anderson, Carpenter, Petrak, Scherer, Sader, Freeman, Norton, Wendell Williams, Wong, Haller, Goetting, Bache, Gregory, Bennett, Callister, Evans, Arberry and Myrna Williams. Approved June 28, 1991

1380

479

AN ACT relating to real property; revising provisions governing approval of adjustments to boundary lines; requiring a professional land surveyor to perform a survey, set monuments and file a record of survey regarding an adjustment of boundary lines or a transfer of land involving abutting parcels; requiring a statement concerning property taxes to be filed with certain maps; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 489–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 28, 1991

1381

480

AN ACT relating to campaign practices; providing for the disposition of contributions received by a candidate from an anonymous or unidentifiable contributor; limiting the amount of campaign contributions which may be given to a candidate for a city, county or state office; limiting the amount of campaign contributions a candidate for a city, county or state office may accept from a single source; requiring the disclosure of the contributions received by persons other than candidates; making various other changes relating to campaign practices; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 475–Committee on Legislative Functions and Elections. Approved June 28, 1991

1389

481

AN ACT relating to districts for the control of floods; clarifying that a district is prohibited from expending money for any purpose other than to acquire, construct, improve, extend, maintain or operate a project or improvement for the control of flood or storm water in the district; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 462–Assemblymen McGaughey, Bayley, Krenzer, Wong, Elliott, Norton, Hardy, Scherer, Gregory, Wendell Williams, Spriggs, Gibbons, Little, Stout, Arberry, Garner, Spitler, Price, Haller, Pettyjohn, Bache, Lambert, Callister, Porter, Goetting, Freeman and Humke. Approved June 28, 1991

1400

482

AN ACT relating to campaign practices; limiting the amount of campaign contributions which may be given to a candidate for a city, county, state, judicial or statewide office; limiting the amount of campaign contributions a candidate for a city, county, state, judicial or statewide office may accept from a single source; prohibiting certain public officers from soliciting or accepting monetary contributions during certain periods; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 417–Assemblymen Scherer, Sader, Gregory, Porter, Johnson, Hardy, Petrak, Anderson, Carpenter, Bayley, Wendell Williams, Gibbons, Heller, Haller, McGinness, Lambert, Myrna Williams, Pettyjohn, Callister, Bergevin, McGaughey, Garner, Price, Humke, Dini, Marvel, Goetting, Wong, Stout, Spitler, Norton, Giunchigliani, Arberry, Krenzer, Bennett, Little and Freeman. Approved June 28, 1991

1401

483

AN ACT relating to planning; authorizing the inclusion of a safety plan within a master plan in certain counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 124–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 28, 1991

1402

484

AN ACT relating to the department of prisons; requiring the director of the department of prisons to apply credit to the term of imprisonment of certain offenders who successfully complete a program of treatment for the abuse of alcohol or drugs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 607–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 28, 1991

1404

485

AN ACT relating to gaming; limiting to resort hotels the issuance of a nonrestricted gaming license in certain counties; exempting race books and sports pools from the limitation; authorizing local governments to adopt more extensive standards for resort hotels than are required by state law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 535–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 28, 1991

1405

486

AN ACT relating to taxation; broadening the application of the requirement for mailing a notice of a determination of deficiency for the collection of taxes; clarifying the provision concerning the payment of a penalty for the failure to pay certain taxes or fees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 528–Committee on Taxation. Approved June 28, 1991

1406

487

AN ACT relating to punishment for crime; providing for credits toward the sentence of an offender who is paroled or who is convicted of a felony and sentenced to residential confinement; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 456–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 28, 1991

1409

488

AN ACT relating to judgments; creating additional exemptions from execution; revising certain related notices; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 484–Committee on Judiciary. Approved June 28, 1991

1412

489

AN ACT relating to trade practices; prohibiting a business from recording certain numbers as a condition of accepting a check or a credit card; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 365–Assemblymen Lambert, Spriggs, Freeman, Bennett, Petrak, Johnson, Hardy, Sader, Porter, Kerns, Carpenter, Elliott, McGaughey, Bergevin, Garner, Gregory, Gibbons, Krenzer, Little, McGinness, Stout, Heller, Myrna Williams, Humke, Arberry, Goetting, Bache, Pettyjohn, Price and Wong. Approved June 28, 1991

1418

490

AN ACT relating to children; expressing the intent of the legislature that law enforcement agencies give a high priority to the investigation of crimes concerning missing children; requiring the attorney general and district attorneys to give priority to cases concerning abducted children; requiring a governmental agency or a school district that receives a request for the records of a missing child to notify the clearinghouse for information concerning missing children; authorizing a law enforcement officer to take a child into protective custody under certain circumstances; prohibiting the aiding or abetting of certain offenses concerning children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 570–Senators Glomb, Tyler and Cook. Approved June 28, 1991

1419

491

AN ACT relating to taxation; requiring the department of taxation to establish uniform standards and required training concerning the assessment of property by county assessors; revising the provisions governing the assessment roll of county assessors; revising the formula for the distribution of the proceeds of the supplemental city-county relief tax; authorizing certain counties to impose certain additional taxes to replace revenue lost as a result of the revision of the formula; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 104–Assemblymen Myrna Williams, Porter, Price, Callister, Arberry, Goetting, McGaughey, Norton, Giunchigliani, Gregory, Carpenter, Spitler, Little, Krenzer, Wendell Williams, Scherer, Stout, Bayley, Hardy, Garner, Bennett, Petrak, Wong and Bache. Approved June 28, 1991

1423

492

AN ACT making an appropriation to the department of education for distribution to public broadcasting stations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 292–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 28, 1991

1453

493

AN ACT relating to the state legislature; redistricting the legislative districts of the Nevada legislature on the basis of population; requiring the director of the legislative counsel bureau to file copies of maps of the legislative districts with the secretary of state; providing that copies of the maps be made available to any interested person; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 647–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved June 29, 1991

1454

494

AN ACT making appropriations from the state general fund and the state highway fund for the support of the civil government of the State of Nevada for the fiscal years beginning July 1, 1991, and ending June 30, 1992, and beginning July 1, 1992, and ending June 30, 1993; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 818–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 30, 1991

1493

495

AN ACT relating to employees in the unclassified service of the state; establishing maximum allowed salaries; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 650–Committee on Finance. Approved June 30, 1991

1506

496

AN ACT relating to public employees; making appropriations from the state general fund and the state highway fund to the state board of examiners for a one-time payment and increases in the salaries of certain employees of the State of Nevada; increasing the salaries of certain employees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 815–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 30, 1991

1515

497

AN ACT relating to projects of capital improvement; making appropriations from the state general fund and the state highway fund; providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds of the state; authorizing certain expenditures by the state public works board; providing schedules of repayment for certain state agencies; levying a property tax to support the consolidated bond interest and redemption fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 826–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved June 30, 1991

1524

498

AN ACT relating to state financial administration; authorizing expenditures by various officers, departments, boards, agencies, commissions and institutions of the state government for the fiscal years commencing July 1, 1991, and ending June 30, 1992, and beginning July 1, 1992, and ending June 30, 1993; authorizing the assessment of certain boards for certain costs of the budget division of the department of administration; authorizing the collection of certain amounts from the counties for the use of the services of the public defender; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 646–Committee on Finance. Approved June 30, 1991

1532

499

AN ACT relating to public schools; apportioning the state distributive school account in the state general fund for the biennium 1991-93; making an appropriation; authorizing certain expenditures; eliminating average daily attendance from the computation of the basic support of a school district; requiring school districts to make certain annual reports; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 658–Committee on Finance. Approved June 30, 1991

1547

500

AN ACT relating to administrative assessments; revising the distribution of the proceeds of administrative assessments collected in municipal and justices’ courts; requiring each city clerk and county clerk to inform the court administrator of changes in criminal ordinances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 637–Committee on Finance. Approved July 1, 1991

1554

501

AN ACT relating to the University of Nevada; authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to pay a portion of the cost of acquiring additional student housing and dining facilities at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and the University of Nevada, Reno; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 620–Committee on Finance. Approved July 1, 1991

1557

502

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the youth services division of the department of human resources for expenses relating to utility charges at the youth training center; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 615–Committee on Finance. Approved July 1, 1991

1559

503

AN ACT relating to county commissioners; allowing certain boards of county commissioners to be decreased; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 594–Senator Getto. Approved July 1, 1991

1560

504

AN ACT relating to the University of Nevada; authorizing the completion of the Thomas and Mack Center; authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to pay a portion of the cost of construction; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 578–Committee on Finance. Approved July 1, 1991

1561

505

AN ACT relating to health care; authorizing a person to grant a durable power of attorney for health care to his provider of health care, an employee of the provider, an operator of a health care facility or an employee of a health care facility if that person is also his spouse, legal guardian or next of kin; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 576–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 1, 1991

1563

506

AN ACT relating to the University of Nevada System; authorizing the board of regents to plan for and establish a model program to train persons to work in nursing homes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 516–Senators Rawson, Coffin, Glomb, Hickey, Raggio and Townsend. Approved July 1, 1991

1570

507

AN ACT relating to wildlife; increasing fees for certain licenses, permits and tags for hunting and fishing; making various changes concerning licenses, tags and permits to hunt, fish or trap; authorizing the revocation of a guide’s license for certain violations concerning watercraft; authorizing the board of wildlife commissioners to adopt regulations concerning fur dealers; requiring the department of wildlife to contract for the development of a computer program for conducting certain drawings; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 506–Committee on Finance. Approved July 1, 1991

1570

508

AN ACT relating to taxation; providing a taxpayers’ bill of rights; authorizing the waiver under certain circumstances of taxes, penalties and interest owed to the state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 472–Senators O’Connell, Rawson, Rhoads, Raggio, Adler, Coffin, Cook, Getto, Glomb, Hickey, Horn, Jacobsen, Neal, Nevin, O’Donnell, Shaffer, Smith, Titus, Townsend, Tyler and Vergiels. Approved July 1, 1991

1579

509

AN ACT relating to financial administration; authorizing a temporary advance from the state general fund to certain budget accounts of the health division of the department of human resources; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 369–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 1, 1991

1582

510

AN ACT making an appropriation to the department of prisons for the payment of expenses related to the improvement and acquisition of facilities and equipment and for the relocation of certain personnel; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 344–Committee on Finance. Approved July 1, 1991

1583

511

AN ACT relating to franchises for the sale of motor vehicles; expanding the prohibited practices of manufacturers, distributors and factory branches in connection with motor vehicle dealers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 623–Committee on Transportation. Approved July 1, 1991

1583

512

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the youth services division of the department of human resources for additional expenses relating to salary adjustments for certain personnel; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 342–Committee on Finance. Approved July 1, 1991

1585

513

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the youth services division of the department of human resources for certain expenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 339–Committee on Finance. Approved July 1, 1991

1585

514

AN ACT relating to the department of prisons; creating the fund for construction of new facilities for prison industries; requiring part of deduction made from wages earned by an offender to offset cost of maintaining the offender in the institution be deposited in the fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 153–Committee on Finance. Approved July 1, 1991

1586

515

AN ACT making an appropriation to the legislative fund for additional equipment and software for data processing for the legislative counsel bureau; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 152–Committee on Finance. Approved July 1, 1991

1588

516

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; allowing the revocation of the license, permit or privilege to drive of a person found to have a detectable amount of certain controlled substances in his system; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 89–Committee on Transportation. Approved July 1, 1991

1588

517

AN ACT relating to public officers; making various changes to ethical standards for public officers; authorizing the commission on ethics to investigate certain matters and issue subpenas; increasing the filing fees for elected office; providing for financial disclosure by candidates for judicial office; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 190–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 2, 1991

1591

518

AN ACT relating to public education; making appropriations and authorizing expenditures to allow for the reduction of the ratio of pupils to teachers in certain grades and to provide scholarships for students pursuing degrees in teaching; eliminating the requirement that each school district develop a plan for specialized instruction in teaching methods for use in classes with reduced numbers of pupils; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 653–Committee on Finance. Approved July 2, 1991

1604

519

AN ACT relating to the department of commerce; creating a department of insurance; removing the insurance division from the department of commerce; creating the office of advocate for insurance customers within the department of insurance; increasing certain fees for certificates of authority to transact insurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 728–Committee on Commerce. Approved July 2, 1991

1607

520

AN ACT relating to the commission for the bicentennial of the United States Constitution; abolishing the commission; extending the date for the reversion of the remaining balance of the money appropriated to the commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 641–Assemblymen Price, Anderson, Bennett, Wong, Garner, Bache, Elliott, Haller, Marvel, Johnson, Dini, Humke, McGaughey, Evans, Petrak, Stout, Callister, Norton, Pettyjohn, Goetting, Freeman, Arberry, McGinness, Gibbons, Wendell Williams and Myrna Williams. Approved July 2, 1991

1638

521

AN ACT relating to low-income housing; authorizing the housing division of the department of commerce to act as the state’s agent for a certain federal housing program; increasing the real property transfer tax; requiring the proceeds collected from the increase to be deposited in the trust fund for low-income housing; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 479–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 2, 1991

1639

522

AN ACT relating to eminent domain; revising the method of determining the value of property and the amount of interest paid in a proceeding for condemnation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 68–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 3, 1991

1641

523

AN ACT relating to controlled substances; amending the Uniform Controlled Substances Act to incorporate the revisions recommended by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws in 1990; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 222–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 3, 1991

1643

524

AN ACT making an appropriation to the office of the governor for computer hardware; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 444–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 3, 1991

1666

525

AN ACT relating to solid waste; providing for the recycling, reduction or disposal of certain kinds of solid waste; authorizing the imposition of certain fees; requiring state procurement of certain recycled paper and other products; revising the penalty for the unlawful dumping of certain garbage; requiring the establishment of specific guidelines for the disposal of hazardous household and other waste; requiring the office of community services within the governor’s office to disseminate certain information; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 320–Assemblymen Freeman, Giunchigliani, Bache, Arberry, Spitler, Anderson, Evans, Norton, Dini, Bennett, Kerns, Krenzer, Garner, Haller, Lambert, Goetting, Wong, Price, Sader, Johnson, Gibbons and Carpenter. Approved July 3, 1991

1667

526

AN ACT relating to marriage licenses; revising certain fees for such licenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 269–Assemblymen Evans, Anderson, Krenzer, Arberry, Bache, Carpenter, Johnson, Myrna Williams, Giunchigliani, Kerns, Spriggs, Stout, Marvel, Freeman, Norton, Elliott, Scherer, Wendell Williams, Price, Heller, Gregory, Hardy, Humke, Callister, Spitler, Lambert, Porter, Bennett, Sader, Dini, Haller and Goetting. Approved July 3, 1991

1678

527

AN ACT relating to elections; revising the procedure for conducting a challenge of a voter at a polling place; authorizing the registration of voters by mail; requiring the secretary of state to adopt regulations governing the registration of voters by mail; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 335–Senators Cook, Adler, Coffin, Glomb, Horn, Neal, Nevin, Shaffer, Titus and Vergiels. Approved July 3, 1991

1680

528

AN ACT relating to medical facilities; prohibiting certain persons from preventing another person from entering or existing the office of a physician, a health facility, a nonprofit health facility, a public health center, a medical facility or a facility for the dependent; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 610–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 3, 1991

1687

529

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; increasing the deemed wage for real estate licensees; providing for coverage of persons who hold more than one such license; clarifying who is responsible for the payment of premiums for certain real estate licensees; revising the provisions regarding coverage of sole proprietors; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 668–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved July 3, 1991

1688

530

AN ACT relating to health care; requiring an explanation and the informed consent of the patient before a procedure to insert an implant in a breast is performed; requiring the health division of the department of human resources to prepare explanation and consent forms for use by physicians performing such procedures; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 581–Assemblymen Price, Arberry, Wendell Williams, Evans, Bache, Petrak, Bennett, Norton, Anderson, Heller, Myrna Williams, Haller, Garner, McGaughey, McGinness, Scherer, Stout, Elliott, Bayley, Little, Krenzer, Giunchigliani, Freeman, Wong, Lambert, Goetting and Humke. Approved July 3, 1991

1689

531

AN ACT relating to the department of transportation; revising the statutory provisions relating to the disposal of certain property acquired by the department; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 591–Committee on Transportation. Approved July 3, 1991

1691

532

AN ACT relating to traffic laws; increasing the maximum allowable weight of trucks used by licensed haulers of garbage and refuse; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 622–Committee on Transportation. Approved July 3, 1991

1693

533

AN ACT relating to public health; clarifying the inapplicability to prison facilities of certain restrictions on smoking; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 597–Assemblymen Haller, Anderson, Gibbons, Petrak, Norton, Wong, Bergevin, Johnson, Stout, Bennett, Elliott, Sader, Humke, McGaughey, McGinness, Hardy, Pettyjohn, Arberry and Price. Approved July 3, 1991

1695

534

AN ACT relating to the state executive department; requiring the state treasurer to adopt certain regulations; authorizing the state controller to perform certain duties and adopt certain regulations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 639–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1696

535

AN ACT relating to school nurses; setting forth certain duties of school nurses; requiring each school district to develop a plan to reduce the ratio of pupils to school nurses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 558–Senators Rawson, Glomb, O’Donnell and Townsend. Approved July 3, 1991

1697

536

AN ACT making an appropriation to the office of the state controller for expenses relating to the improvement of the existing computerized financial management system; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 336–Committee on Finance. Approved July 3, 1991

1699

537

AN ACT making an appropriation to the division of archives and records of the state library and archives for expenses related to the scheduling of records for state agencies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 316–Committee on Finance. Approved July 3, 1991

1700

538

AN ACT relating to education; eliminating the requirement that a person who instructs a course of education offered by a community college or university must be qualified to teach secondary education before a pupil enrolled in high school may receive credit towards graduation for completing that course; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 52–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 3, 1991

1700

539

AN ACT relating to the University of Nevada System; allowing interlocal agreements in certain counties between the university police and other law enforcement agencies for the rendering of mutual aid; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 51–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 3, 1991

1701

540

AN ACT relating to occupational diseases; including parole and probation officers in the definition of “police officers” for whom certain diseases are presumed to be related to employment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 2–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 3, 1991

1702

541

AN ACT relating to Medicaid fraud; amending Assembly Bill No. 495 of this session to change the appropriation and the authorization for expenditure from the welfare division of the state department of human resources to the attorney general; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 817–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 3, 1991

1703

542

AN ACT relating to the transfer of interests in property; adding various provisions relating to the creation and validity of trusts; permitting a transfer of custodial property to a minor to be delayed under certain circumstances; defining certain terms relating to the disclaimer of interests in property; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 809–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 3, 1991

1704

543

AN ACT relating to general improvement districts; allowing additional members to serve on a local district managing board; providing specified powers to the board of trustees of certain districts concerning storm drainage or flood control improvements; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 806–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1707

544

AN ACT relating to taxation; excluding the generation-skipping transfer and estate taxes from the provisions exempting certain bonds from taxation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 800–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 3, 1991

1710

545

AN ACT relating to statutory liens; establishing additional requirements for notice relating to liens on mobile homes or manufactured homes; authorizing and establishing the procedure for contesting a lien on a mobile home or manufactured home in a justice’s court; expanding the jurisdiction of justices’ courts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 756–Assemblymen Johnson, Petrak, Anderson, Scherer and Norton. Approved July 3, 1991

1716

546

AN ACT relating to counties; authorizing a county to issue general obligation bonds for water projects; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 683–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1724

547

AN ACT relating to residential confinement; authorizing justices of the peace and municipal judges to order residential confinement as punishment without the consent of the offender; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 670–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 3, 1991

1725

548

AN ACT relating to the use of water in Washoe County; providing that the board of county commissioners of Washoe County are ex officio members of the Regional Water Planning and Advisory Board of Washoe County; providing limitations on the expenditure of the tax collected by the board; making various changes relating to the duties and powers of the board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 648–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1727

549

AN ACT relating to planning; requiring certain counties and cities to review projects of regional significance; authorizing certain cities to take actions relating to planning in its sphere of influence; requiring certain cities to adopt a program of annexation; authorizing certain counties and cities to adopt jointly a master plan; authorizing the regional planning governing board to adopt regulations and collect certain fees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 647–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1731

550

AN ACT relating to water pollution; authorizing the state department of conservation and natural resources to issue general permits for the discharge of pollutants into water and the injection of fluids through a well; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 456–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved July 3, 1991

1741

551

AN ACT relating to indigent persons; revising the determination of residency for purposes relating to the care of an indigent person; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 420–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved July 3, 1991

1743

552

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation to the department of the military for additional expenses relating to providing certain benefits for members of the Nevada National Guard; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 395–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 3, 1991

1745

553

AN ACT relating to counties; revising the requirements for county commissioner election districts in certain counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 308–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1745

554

AN ACT relating to state finance; eliminating reversion requirements for certain internal service funds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 185–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1746

555

AN ACT relating to the University of Nevada System; increasing the rate of contribution for the retirement program of the professional employees of the University of Nevada System; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 179–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1748

556

AN ACT relating to state finances; creating the state agency fund for bonds; consolidating and eliminating various funds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 497–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1749

557

AN ACT relating to merit awards for state employees; revising the eligibility requirements for merit awards; authorizing the expenditure of a limited amount of money for expenses of the merit award board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 183–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1829

558

AN ACT relating to community water systems; establishing a program of loans for capital improvements required of community water systems; authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to support the purposes of the program; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 197–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1831

559

AN ACT relating to water systems; establishing a program of grants for capital improvements required of certain water systems; authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to support the purposes of the program; requiring redemption of those bonds through the consolidated bond interest and redemption fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 198–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1833

560

AN ACT relating to the state legislature; requiring the legislative counsel to disclose, under certain circumstances, the name of the requester of a legislative measure requested by or through a standing or special committee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 270–Assemblymen Price, Gibbons, Petrak, Anderson, Giunchigliani, Pettyjohn, Arberry, Goetting, Sader, Bache, Gregory, Scherer, Bayley, Haller, Spitler, Bennett, Heller, Spriggs, Bergevin, Johnson, Stout, Callister, Lambert, Myrna Williams, Carpenter, Little, Wendell Williams, Elliott, McGaughey, Wong, Evans, McGinness, Krenzer, Freeman, Marvel, Kerns, Garner, Norton, Porter and Dini. Approved July 3, 1991

1835

561

AN ACT relating to gaming; making various changes relating to the regulation of gaming; requiring independent agents to obtain a work permit; increasing the authority of certain agents of the state gaming control board to exercise the powers of peace officers; authorizing the board to select disseminators without a hearing; requiring the licensure of an operator of an off-track pari-mutuel system; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 428–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 3, 1991

1837

562

AN ACT relating to health insurance; requiring the commissioner of insurance to adopt regulations relating to the disclosure of coverage for emergency medical treatment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 758–Assemblymen Norton, Johnson, Anderson, Petrak, Krenzer, Bache, Spitler, Bennett, Wong, Giunchigliani, Haller, Myrna Williams, Wendell Williams and Dini. Approved July 3, 1991

1846

563

AN ACT making an appropriation to the department of motor vehicles and public safety for the expenses relating to the repair and improvement of the offices of the investigation division in Las Vegas; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 437–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 3, 1991

1846

564

AN ACT relating to escrow; transferring authority for the regulation of certain escrow agencies and agents from the real estate division to the division of financial institutions of the department of commerce; requiring an annual examination of each escrow agency or title insurer doing business in this state; authorizing the establishment of fees; including as an escrow activity the collection of installment debt secured by real property; authorizing disciplinary action against an escrow agency, title agent or title insurer for failure to supervise adequately certain persons employed or appointed by him; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 499–Committee on Commerce. Approved July 3, 1991

1847

565

AN ACT relating to public employees’ retirement; making various changes regarding increases in the rates of contribution to the retirement funds for public employees; making various changes regarding post-retirement increases in the benefits for retired public employees; requiring the public employees’ retirement board to make certain changes in computing actuarially the required rates of contribution to the system; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 537–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 3, 1991

1860

566

AN ACT relating to adoption; requiring the welfare division of the department of human resources to prepare, revise and distribute a booklet on adoption; requiring the division to establish a register of children with special needs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 606–Assemblymen Humke, Little, Garner, Petrak, Bennett, Elliott, Kerns, Porter, Price, Marvel, Spriggs, Heller, Scherer, Norton, McGinness, Pettyjohn, Bergevin, Callister, Anderson, Lambert, Freeman, Johnson, Wendell Williams, Gregory, Gibbons, Myrna Williams, Carpenter, McGaughey and Hardy. Approved July 3, 1991

1864

567

AN ACT relating to marriage; making various changes relating to marriage licenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 561–Assemblyman Johnson. Approved July 3, 1991

1866

568

AN ACT relating to local improvements; authorizing the engineer to prepare and the governing body to ratify certain documents without prior direction; authorizing the adoption of certain ordinances as if an emergency existed; making certain determinations conclusive; clarifying the substantive effect of protest by majority; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 631–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1871

569

AN ACT relating to health care; amending chapter 258, Statutes of Nevada 1991, to advance its effective date; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 639–Assemblymen Hardy, Scherer, Gregory, Arberry, Petrak, Bennett, Elliott, Carpenter, Gibbons, Heller, Stout and Porter. Approved July 3, 1991

1883

570

AN ACT making an appropriation to the mental hygiene and mental retardation division of the department of human resources for the advanced institutional management data processing system in Las Vegas; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 345–Committee on Finance. Approved July 3, 1991

1884

571

AN ACT relating to physicians; revising the provisions governing the qualifications for a license to practice medicine in a medically underserved area; increasing the fee for the renewal of certain licenses; revising certain provisions relating to the issuance of a limited license as a resident physician; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 362–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 3, 1991

1884

572

AN ACT relating to land surveying; allowing a professional land surveyor to enter public or private land for certain purposes; allowing city surveyors to certify certain maps; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 419–Senator Horn. Approved July 3, 1991

1889

573

AN ACT relating to correctional institutions; authorizing the department of prisons to enter into contracts for correctional services at a new minimum security correctional facility for women; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 551–Committee on Finance. Approved July 3, 1991

1893

574

AN ACT relating to preparation of legislative measures; prohibiting certain entities from submitting requests for the preparation and amendment of legislative measures directly to the legislative counsel without the approval of the legislative commission; requiring the legislative commission to report its recommendations to the 67th session of the legislature concerning direct submission of such requests; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 473–Senator Shaffer (by request). Approved July 3, 1991

1895

575

AN ACT relating to burn injuries; requiring providers of health care to report the treatment of certain persons who sustain burns; requiring fire departments to investigate those reports; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 596–Senators Rawson, Coffin, Glomb and Horn. Approved July 3, 1991

1896

576

AN ACT relating to state revenue; increasing certain taxes on motor vehicle fuel and special fuels; increasing the fees for the registration of certain vehicles; increasing the fees for issuing certificates of title for certain vehicles; increasing the fees for certain driver’s licenses; increasing the fees for licensing certain schools and instructors; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 441–Committee on Transportation. Approved July 3, 1991

1898

577

AN ACT relating to the state executive department; creating the Nevada commission for women; providing its duties; requiring the director of the department of administration to provide certain staff assistance to the commission; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 574–Committee on Finance. Approved July 3, 1991

1910

578

AN ACT relating to gaming; clarifying that the annual tax on slot machines is an excise tax; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 548–Senator Smith. Approved July 3, 1991

1911

579

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; requiring the department of motor vehicles and public safety to establish a pilot program for the renewal of registrations of motor vehicles at authorized stations; requiring the department to conduct an interim study of the pilot program; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 547–Senator Shaffer (by request). Approved July 3, 1991

1913

580

AN ACT relating to emergency medical services; clarifying that certificates and permits issued for emergency medical technicians, ambulances, air ambulances and vehicles of fire-fighting agencies are valid statewide; requiring the health division of the department of human resources to maintain a central registry of such certificates and permits; exempting ambulances, air ambulances and attendants based outside this state from the provisions relating to emergency medical services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 541–Senators Rawson, Coffin, Horn, Neal, O’Donnell, Raggio, Townsend and Tyler. Approved July 3, 1991

1916

581

AN ACT relating to the Marlette Lake water system; making various changes relating to the Marlette Lake water system advisory committee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 439–Senator Jacobsen. Approved July 3, 1991

1918

582

AN ACT relating to the committee for the training of reporters of abuse or neglect of a child; authorizing payment of per diem allowance and travel expenses to members of the committee; creating an account in the state general fund for the committee; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 364–Committee on Finance. Approved July 3, 1991

1919

583

AN ACT relating to the Nevada gaming commission; increasing the salaries of the members of the commission; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 348–Committee on Finance. Approved July 3, 1991

1921

584

AN ACT making an appropriation to the department of taxation for computer software and hardware for an automated tax collection system; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 346–Committee on Finance. Approved July 3, 1991

1921

585

AN ACT relating to campaign contributions; prohibiting the personal use of campaign contributions; providing for the disposition of unspent contributions and income earned thereon after the election; requiring reports of the disposition of unspent contributions and income earned thereon; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 166–Senators Cook, Getto, Adler, Coffin, Glomb, Hickey, Horn, Jacobsen, Neal, Nevin, O’Connell, O’Donnell, Raggio, Rawson, Rhoads, Shaffer, Titus, Townsend and Vergiels. Approved July 3, 1991

1922

586

AN ACT making an appropriation to the rehabilitation division of the department of human resources for certain expenses relating to relocation and for the purchase of two vans for the bureau of services to the blind; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 341–Committee on Finance. Approved July 3, 1991

1924

587

AN ACT relating to taxation; granting a limited exemption from certain taxes to certain persons called to active duty in military service or who served outside of the United States in connection with the authorization of the President of the United States to deploy troops to the Persian Gulf; requiring the tax receiver of a county to grant to persons serving outside of the United States an extension of time for the payment of property taxes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 329–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 3, 1991

1925

588

AN ACT relating to Nevada children’s homes; increasing the amount counties are required to pay as reimbursement for the care and support of a child from the county who is committed to a Nevada children’s home; correspondingly increasing the amount parents are required to pay as reimbursement to the county for the care and support of a child committed to a Nevada children’s home; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 305–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 3, 1991

1928

589

AN ACT relating to convicted persons; authorizing a court to require a convicted person to perform supervised work as punishment or as a condition of his probation; authorizing, under certain circumstances, the issuance of a limited gaming work permit to a convicted person upon the completion of his sentence; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 84–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 3, 1991

1930

590

AN ACT relating to statutes; making technical corrections to measures previously approved by the 66th session of the legislature; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 823–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 3, 1991

1934

591

AN ACT relating to costs of health care; authorizing a hospital to appeal a county’s determination regarding the indigent status of an inpatient to the director of the department of human resources; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 58–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 3, 1991

1937

592

AN ACT relating to local governmental finances; authorizing counties to impose an excise tax on the use of water by customers of suppliers that may receive water treatment services provided by a facility financed with proceeds of the tax; authorizing counties and public utilities to enter into agreements for the use of the water treatment services or the operation and maintenance of those facilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 684–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1940

593

AN ACT relating to insurance; denying the right of an insurer to subrogation against an underinsured motorist while confirming the right to subrogation against an uninsured motorist; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 611–Committee on Commerce. Approved July 3, 1991

1943

594

AN ACT relating to mining reclamation; redefining a “small mining operation”; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 592–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved July 3, 1991

1944

595

AN ACT relating to property tax; exempting from taxation certain real property and tangible personal property used for housing and related facilities by persons with low incomes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 531–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 3, 1991

1945

596

AN ACT relating to industrial insurance; increasing the monthly compensation of certain persons who are receiving or are entitled to receive industrial insurance benefits; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 529–Committee on Labor and Management. Approved July 3, 1991

1946

597

AN ACT relating to health care; providing for the inspection and copying of certain records regarding ambulance service; clarifying the charges a provider of health care may charge for copying health care records; making various changes relating to pharmacies, prescriptions and persons authorized to administer or dispense drugs; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 500–Committee on Commerce. Approved July 3, 1991

1947

598

AN ACT relating to taxicabs; authorizing a temporary increase in the allocation of taxicabs to certificate holders; expanding the scope of the appellate jurisdiction of the taxicab authority; requiring the taxicab authority to review annually the allocation of taxicabs; increasing various penalties; requiring certificate holders to put newly allocated taxicabs into service within a specified time; making various changes concerning standards for taxicabs and taxicab drivers; providing for the temporary suspension of a taxicab driver’s permit; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 406–Committee on Transportation. Approved July 3, 1991

1959

599

AN ACT relating to the state personnel system; increasing the maximum allowable payment for unused sick leave; authorizing optional methods of payment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 178–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1968

600

AN ACT relating to public employees’ retirement; increasing the civil penalty for late reporting and payment of contributions by public employers; prospectively revising the upper limit on service credit for public employees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 137–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1970

601

AN ACT relating to health facilities; expanding the definitions of “facility for intermediate care” and “residential facility for groups”; authorizing the inspection of unlicensed medical facilities and facilities for the dependent; making various changes concerning the provision of services for older persons who are residents of facilities for long-term care; clarifying the authority of an advocate for residents of facilities for long-term care and his representative to visit residents of such facilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 26–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved July 3, 1991

1974

602

AN ACT relating to county fair and recreation boards; clarifying that certain members of the board must be appointed from a list of nominees; eliminating the provision that specifies that members of boards in certain counties are entitled to the per diem and travel expenses provided state officers and employees generally; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 648–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 3, 1991

1977

603

AN ACT relating to insurance; removing the requirement imposed by Senate Bill No. 178 of this session that claim forms to be presented to insurers contain or be accompanied by a notice that the filing of false or misleading information on such forms is punishable under law; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 644–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 3, 1991

1978

604

AN ACT relating to discriminatory practices; prohibiting discrimination in housing based on disability, familial status or the possession of certain animals; expanding the period for filing a complaint alleging discrimination in housing; expanding the regulatory authority of the Nevada equal rights commission; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 638–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 3, 1991

1979

605

AN ACT relating to utilities; revising the provisions governing the treatment of utilities in company towns; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 631–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 3, 1991

1984

606

AN ACT relating to the registration of vehicles; repealing the requirement that certain residents of other states who are employed in Nevada register their vehicles with the department of motor vehicles and public safety; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 602–Committee on Transportation. Approved July 3, 1991

1988

607

AN ACT relating to state government; prohibiting any retaliatory disciplinary action against a state officer or employee who discloses an improper governmental action; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 293–Senators Townsend, Adler, Glomb, Neal, Smith and Titus. Approved July 3, 1991

1992

608

AN ACT relating to hazardous substances; requiring the registration of facilities where hazardous substances are handled; requiring an assessment of the risks of each registered facility through an analysis of hazards; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 641–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 4, 1991

1994

609

AN ACT relating to occupational safety and health; increasing various penalties for the violation of statutes relating to occupational safety and health; requiring monthly reports concerning industrial injuries and occupational diseases; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 554–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 5, 1991

2011

610

AN ACT relating to taxation; revising Assembly Bill No. 104 of this session to change the manner in which the initial taxes are imposed in Washoe County and make technical corrections to the formula for the distribution of the proceeds of the supplemental city-county relief tax; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 655–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 5, 1991

2014

611

AN ACT relating to pharmacy; requiring a physician’s assistant or advanced practitioner of nursing to pass an examination on the law relating to pharmacy before being authorized to dispense controlled substances, poisons, dangerous drugs or devices; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 35–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 5, 1991

2016

612

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; reducing the tax on liquefied petroleum gas; requiring the state environmental commission to conduct public hearings and submit a report concerning the use of alternative fuels in certain motor vehicles; requiring the state environmental commission to adopt the laws of California concerning certain tests for emissions from vehicles; requiring the state board of agriculture to adopt certain standards for gasoline and diesel fuels for motor vehicles; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 812–Committee on Transportation. Approved July 5, 1991

2018

613

AN ACT relating to insurance companies; making various changes concerning the financial regulation of insurance companies by the insurance division of the department of commerce; requiring certain insurers to file financial statements annually; increasing the required amounts of capital stock, basic surplus and free surplus for certain insurers; clarifying the definition of managing general agent; prohibiting certain insurers from assuming reinsurance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 805–Committee on Commerce. Approved July 5, 1991

2026

614

AN ACT relating to the regulation of motor carriers; expanding the exemption from regulation provided for an employer who furnishes transportation for his employees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 790–Committee on Transportation. Approved July 5, 1991

2038

615

AN ACT making an appropriation to the motor pool fund for the purchase of 11 additional vehicles for the motor pool fleet for use by the department of parole and probation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 786–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2039

616

AN ACT relating to telephone sales solicitations; requiring a person who provides consulting services to a business engaged in making such solicitations to be licensed by the consumer affairs division of the department of commerce; removing certain exemptions from licensure; authorizing the adoption of additional exemptions by regulation; broadening the permissible uses of certain fees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 783–Committee on Commerce. Approved July 5, 1991

2039

617

AN ACT relating to criminal offenders; providing for programs of intensive supervision by the department of parole and probation of parolees and certain offenders granted probation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 779–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 5, 1991

2043

618

AN ACT relating to manufactured homes; requiring each certificate of installation issued by the manufactured housing division for a manufactured or mobile home to include certain information relating to manufactured and mobile homes; requiring a dealer to provide each purchaser of a new manufactured home a copy of the certificate of installation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 708–Assemblymen Dini, Porter and Petrak. Approved July 5, 1991

2047

619

AN ACT relating to taxation; authorizing certain counties to impose or increase specified taxes to provide for development of open-space land; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 685–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 5, 1991

2048

620

AN ACT relating to cosmetology; prohibiting the practice of any profession other than cosmetology in a cosmetological establishment; prohibiting the reproduction or alteration of a license issued by the board of cosmetology; requiring certain records of the board to be kept confidential; revising the grounds for disciplinary action; making various changes concerning instructors; repealing provisions relating to demonstrators; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 678–Committee on Commerce. Approved July 5, 1991

2054

621

AN ACT relating to the redevelopment of communities; requiring a proposal for a project of redevelopment to include an employment plan; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 664–Assemblymen Arberry and Wendell Williams. Approved July 5, 1991

2064

622

AN ACT relating to health care; authorizing the board of regents of the University of Nevada System and the health division of the department of human resources to establish a genetics program through the University of Nevada School of Medicine; making appropriations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 619–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved July 5, 1991

2065

623

AN ACT relating to veterinary medicine; requiring licensure as a condition of bringing a legal action for compensation for veterinary services; providing for the inactive status of a license and exemption from the requirements of continuing education if a license is inactive; establishing procedures for issuing a citation to a licensee who violated provisions governing the practice of veterinary medicine; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 586–Committee on Natural Resources, Agriculture and Mining. Approved July 5, 1991

2067

624

AN ACT making an appropriation to the department of human resources for the support of the tutorial program for economically disadvantaged youths at the Doolittle Community Center; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 560–Assemblymen Wendell Williams and Arberry. Approved July 5, 1991

2069

625

AN ACT relating to water; authorizing the interim finance committee to make a special distribution from the contingency fund to a local government for the defense of interstate water litigation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 471–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2070

626

AN ACT making an appropriation to the department of the military for the payment of expenses related to maintenance projects, roofing repairs and the replacement of boilers and tanks at armories throughout the state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 443–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2073

627

AN ACT relating to the division of state parks of the state department of conservation and natural resources; making an appropriation for the improvement of park facilities; extending the time for repayment and reversion of money previously appropriated; authorizing a delay in certain expenditures for recreational planning; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 442–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2073

628

AN ACT making an appropriation to the health division of the department of human resources for the Special Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants and Children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 414–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved July 5, 1991

2075

629

AN ACT relating to education; requiring the establishment of a kindergarten in each elementary school or each school attendance area in a school district; providing an exception under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 386–Assemblymen Giunchigliani, Wong, Anderson, Wendell Williams, Gibbons, Lambert, Myrna Williams, Norton, Arberry, Bache, Sader, Haller, Gregory, Elliott, Bennett, Callister, Price, Petrak, Humke, Freeman, McGaughey and Dini. Approved July 5, 1991

2076

630

AN ACT relating to court-appointed counsel; revising the fees paid to certain attorneys appointed to represent criminal defendants; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 301–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 5, 1991

2077

631

AN ACT relating to venture capital; requiring, under certain circumstances, the director of the department of commerce to develop a plan for a program for the use of public and private money as capital for investment in new enterprises; requiring the director of the department of commerce to submit a report for presentation at the next session of the legislature; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 286–Assemblymen Evans, Dini, Freeman, Porter, Kerns, Myrna Williams and McGaughey. Approved July 5, 1991

2078

632

AN ACT relating to public schools; providing for the development of programs to aid certain pupils at risk of dropping out of school and to prevent substance abuse; limiting the use of a specific appropriation to the department of education; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 268–Assemblymen Humke, Evans, Callister, Arberry, Price, Lambert, McGinness, Spitler, Haller, Pettyjohn, Heller, McGaughey, Carpenter, Stout, Giunchigliani, Bergevin, Wendell Williams, Gibbons, Gregory, Krenzer, Goetting, Anderson and Myrna Williams. Approved July 5, 1991

2079

633

AN ACT making an appropriation to the Lyon County school district for the planning of a multi-district vocational technical high school; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 258–Assemblyman Dini. Approved July 5, 1991

2080

634

AN ACT making appropriations for the restoration of Yerington Grammar School No. 9 and train depot in Fernley; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 229–Assemblyman Dini. Approved July 5, 1991

2080

635

AN ACT relating to chiropractic; making various changes regarding the Nevada state board of chiropractic examiners and the practice of chiropractic; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 255–Committee on Commerce. Approved July 5, 1991

2081

636

AN ACT relating to the attorney general; establishing a revolving account for unexpected expenses related to litigation; limiting the use of the money in the account; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 194–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 5, 1991

2085

637

AN ACT relating to education; creating the fund for the enhancement of occupational education; requiring the state board of education to establish certain courses of study in occupational education; making appropriations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 103–Assemblymen Evans, Dini, Myrna Williams, Arberry, Callister, McGaughey, Price, Spitler, Little, Heller, Bennett, Sader, Garner, Porter, Bache, Carpenter, Wendell Williams, Kerns, McGinness, Lambert, Haller, Anderson, Petrak, Johnson, Norton, Krenzer, Stout, Marvel, Freeman and Elliott. Approved July 5, 1991

2086

638

AN ACT relating to taxation; revising the provisions governing the estimate and certification of population for apportionment of certain tax revenue; standardizing the provisions governing the filing of a claim for a tax exemption on real property; revising the provisions governing the exemption from property taxes of drainage ditches, canals and irrigation systems; clarifying various provisions concerning the assessment of property; making various other changes concerning property taxes; repealing the prospective change in population classifications governing the number of members on the county boards of equalization; revising the procedure for the distribution of fees collected for the registration of motorboats; clarifying the exemptions from property taxes for certain charitable corporations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 82–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 5, 1991

2089

639

AN ACT relating to petroleum products; amending chapter 179, Statutes of Nevada 1991, to advance its effective date; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 656–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved July 5, 1991

2108

640

AN ACT relating to making an appropriation to the legislative fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 640–Committee on Finance. Approved July 5, 1991

2109

641

AN ACT relating to the department of human resources; eliminating the division for review of health resources and costs of the department; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 630–Committee on Finance. Approved July 5, 1991

2109

642

AN ACT relating to insurance; requiring an insurer to notify an insured if a change of his zip code by the post office will affect his rate premiums; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 626–Senator Titus. Approved July 5, 1991

2117

643

AN ACT relating to the department of human resources; abolishing the youth services division of the department; creating a division of child and family services within the department; providing for the assignment of certain powers and duties of the department to the division of child and family services; temporarily requiring the department to provide special education programs and related services to certain handicapped persons; requiring certain studies relating to children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 611–Committee on Finance. Approved July 5, 1991

2118

644

AN ACT making an appropriation to the legislative fund for the expenses of a telecommunication system to connect the legislative building with a suitable facility in Clark County; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 588–Committee on Finance. Approved July 5, 1991

2143

645

AN ACT relating to gaming; authorizing the Nevada gaming commission to grant to a committee of persons licensed to engage in off-track pari-mutuel wagering the exclusive right to negotiate certain agreements concerning off-track pari-mutuel wagering; making various changes relating to administrative procedures for hearings and appeals concerning the licensing and regulation of gaming; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 532–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 5, 1991

2144

646

AN ACT relating to accountants; revising the membership of the Nevada state board of accountancy; revising the requirements for experience for a certificate of certified public accountant; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 529–Senator Neal. Approved July 5, 1991

2150

647

AN ACT relating to state finances; authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to pay for the cost to complete a building at Northern Nevada Community College; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 514–Senators Rhoads, Getto, Jacobsen and Adler. Approved July 5, 1991

2151

648

AN ACT relating to insurance; authorizing insurers to establish a plan of health insurance for small employers; establishing requirements concerning coverage provided by policies or contracts issued pursuant to the plan; requiring the University of Nevada System to conduct a study of persons who are not covered by health insurance; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 503–Senators Rawson, O’Connell, Adler, Coffin, Getto, Glomb, Hickey, Horn, Jacobsen, Neal, Nevin, O’Donnell, Raggio, Rhoads, Shaffer, Smith, Titus, Tyler and Vergiels. Approved July 5, 1991

2152

649

AN ACT relating to wildlife; authorizing the issuance of certain game tags for resale by an owner of land to compensate him for damage caused by wildlife; authorizing the board of wildlife commissioners to adopt necessary regulations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 500–Senator Rhoads. Approved July 5, 1991

2155

650

AN ACT relating to the department of museums; authorizing the issuance of bonds to purchase locomotives and equipment for the Nevada state railroad museum in Boulder City and for the division of Nevada state railroad museums; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 495–Committee on Finance. Approved July 5, 1991

2158

651

AN ACT relating to prenatal care for women; authorizing the University of Nevada School of Medicine to disburse grants for subsidies for malpractice insurance to providers of prenatal care in certain areas of Nevada; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 477–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 5, 1991

2159

652

AN ACT relating to air pollution; authorizing certain local air pollution control boards to delegate to an independent hearing officer or hearing board its authority to determine violations and impose administrative penalties; providing for the disposition of the penalties if such a delegation is made; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 469–Committee on Natural Resources. Approved July 5, 1991

2161

653

AN ACT relating to natural resources; authorizing the department of wildlife to loan the proceeds of certain bonds to a local government for the protection of sensitive species; authorizing the sale, lease or exchange of interests in land acquired pursuant to chapter 785, Statutes of Nevada 1989, which are not needed for the purpose of the acquisition; authorizing the application of the proceeds from such sales to the purposes of the chapter; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 466–Committee on Finance. Approved July 5, 1991

2162

654

AN ACT relating to trade practices; prohibiting the advertising of facilities for the storage of personal property as “climate controlled” unless the advertisement specifies the range of temperature and humidity within which the facilities are maintained; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 438–Senator Coffin. Approved July 5, 1991

2164

655

AN ACT relating to cardiopulmonary resuscitation; requiring that cardiopulmonary resuscitation be taught in the public schools; limiting the liability of certain persons administering cardiopulmonary resuscitation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 420–Senator Rawson. Approved July 5, 1991

2165

656

AN ACT relating to sales and use taxes; extending certain taxes to certain gratuitous transfers of used vehicles; compensating the department of taxation for the collection of certain taxes from out-of-state businesses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 416–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 5, 1991

2167

657

AN ACT relating to district courts; increasing the number of district judges provided for the seventh judicial district; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 413–Senator Getto. Approved July 5, 1991

2170

658

AN ACT relating to the department of motor vehicles and public safety; requiring the department to allow a person to indicate on his driver’s license or identification card that he is an organ donor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 412–Senator Cook. Approved July 5, 1991

2171

659

AN ACT relating to district courts; increasing the number of district judges provided for the second and eighth judicial districts; creating the family court as a division of the district court in certain judicial districts; making an appropriation; providing for the jurisdiction of the court; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 395–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 5, 1991

2174

660

AN ACT making appropriations to Nye County and the City of Wells from the emergency fund of the supplemental city-county relief tax; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 372–Senator Getto. Approved July 5, 1991

2188

661

AN ACT relating to solid waste; requiring the office of community services to develop and report on markets in this state for products made from recycled materials; requiring school districts to purchase recycled products under certain circumstances; requiring local governments to purchase recycled products under certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 361–Senators Getto, Townsend, Adler, Coffin, Cook, Glomb, Jacobsen, Nevin, O’Donnell, Raggio, Rawson, Shaffer, Smith, Titus and Tyler. Approved July 5, 1991

2189

662

AN ACT making an appropriation to the budget division of the department of administration for the payment of expenses related to improvements in the computer system to upgrade and enhance the existing on-line budgeting system; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 338–Committee on Finance. Approved July 5, 1991

2194

663

AN ACT making an appropriation to Douglas County for a vocational technology building at the China Springs Youth Camp; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 311–Senator Jacobsen. Approved July 5, 1991

2194

664

AN ACT making an appropriation to the National College of Juvenile and Family Law for expenses relating to the operation of the college; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 302–Committee on Finance. Approved July 5, 1991

2195

665

AN ACT relating to barbers; increasing certain fees charged by the state barbers’ health and sanitation board; providing for the biennial renewal of a license to operate a barbershop; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 294–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 5, 1991

2195

666

AN ACT relating to insurance; changing certain fees required of entities regulated by the commissioner of insurance; reducing the required number of incorporators for a domestic insurer; changing certain reporting requirements from a fiscal to a calendar year; allowing a person to retain his license as a resident agent or broker for 60 days after establishing residency in another state; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 245–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 5, 1991

2197

667

AN ACT relating to schools; increasing the maximum amount of tax that may be levied to raise money for capital projects in certain districts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 241–Senator Rhoads. Approved July 5, 1991

2207

668

AN ACT making an appropriation to the City of Caliente for the development of plans for a city hall complex in Caliente; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 225–Senator Getto. Approved July 5, 1991

2209

669

AN ACT relating to mental health; expanding the locations at which the required medical examination of a person may be conducted before his admission to a mental health facility; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 57–Committee on Human Resources and Facilities. Approved July 5, 1991

2209

670

AN ACT making an appropriation to the supreme court of Nevada for new equipment and software for data processing; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 46–Committee on Finance. Approved July 5, 1991

2210

671

AN ACT relating to collection agencies; authorizing the exemption of certain out-of-state collection agencies from the licensing requirements; authorizing the adoption of regulations permitting collection agencies licensed in this state to collect debts outside of this state; increasing the membership of the collection agency advisory board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 28–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 5, 1991

2211

672

AN ACT relating to peace officers; providing a procedure for the reporting and investigation of certain improper governmental actions; providing a civil remedy for the violation of the rights of a peace officer by his employer; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 552–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 5, 1991

2212

673

AN ACT making an appropriation to the interim finance committee for the support of the Nevada Appellate and Post-Conviction Project; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 714–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2214

674

AN ACT relating to the recall of public officers; requiring persons who give notice of their intent to circulate a petition for recall to file the petition with the proper officer regardless of the number of signatures obtained on the petition; authorizing a person who signs such a petition to remove his name from the petition before it is submitted for the verification of the signatures thereon; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 324–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 5, 1991

2214

675

AN ACT relating to elections; extending the period during which a person may withdraw his candidacy; increasing the maximum number of registered voters for precincts in which a mechanical voting system is used; extending the period for the removal of a voter’s affidavit of registration from the registrar of voters’ register for failure to vote in a general election; revising the date on which absent ballots must be available to voters; changing the time for canceling an affidavit of registration to vote for failure to vote from 2 years to 4 years; making an appropriation; providing a penalty; making various other changes relating to elections; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 652–Committee on Legislative Functions and Elections. Approved July 5, 1991

2216

676

AN ACT relating to bicycles; requiring the department of motor vehicles and public safety to develop an educational program to promote bicycle safety; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 514–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2228

677

AN ACT relating to bicycles; creating the Nevada bicycle advisory board; requiring governmental planning for transportation by bicycle; making various changes regarding the operation of bicycles and motor vehicles; prohibiting persons from throwing substances at or damaging bicycles; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 513–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2228

678

AN ACT relating to transportation; creating the position of drivers’ education and safety officer in the department of motor vehicles and public safety; creating the position of motor vehicle recovery and transportation planner in the department of transportation; increasing the fee for drivers’ licenses to provide money for the support of these new positions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 517–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2234

679

AN ACT relating to the state board of registered professional engineers and land surveyors; making various changes relating to registered professional engineers and land surveyors; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 247–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 5, 1991

2236

680

AN ACT relating to property tax; increasing the amount of rent deemed to be accrued property tax for the purpose of calculating a senior citizen’s allowance against the tax; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 212–Assemblymen Myrna Williams, Bergevin, Haller, Petrak, Giunchigliani, Spitler, McGinness, Bache, Garner, Bennett, Krenzer, Lambert, Sader, Arberry, Porter and Callister. Approved July 5, 1991

2250

681

AN ACT relating to the department of commerce; authorizing the director of the department to establish and collect fees in connection with certain programs administered by him; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 311–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 5, 1991

2251

682

AN ACT making an appropriation to the fund for local cultural activities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 331–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2253

683

AN ACT making an appropriation to the University of Nevada System for the acquisition and installation of computer hardware and software; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 401–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2253

684

AN ACT relating to museums and history; reducing the number of times the board of museums and history is required to meet each year; making an appropriation to the Nevada museum and historical society in Las Vegas for the installation of security monitoring equipment and for maintenance of the facility; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 403–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2254

685

AN ACT relating to gaming; revising the provisions governing the categories of gaming licensees whose financial statements must be audited; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 424–Committee on Judiciary. Approved July 5, 1991

2255

686

AN ACT making an appropriation to the health division of the department of human resources to develop and carry out pilot programs concerning sickle cell anemia; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 434–Assemblymen Arberry and Wendell Williams. Approved July 5, 1991

2256

687

AN ACT making an appropriation from the state highway fund to the department of motor vehicles and public safety for the improvement of facilities and the acquisition of equipment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 440–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2256

688

AN ACT relating to lotteries; authorizing the operation of charitable lotteries and providing for their regulation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 449–Assemblymen Haller, Freeman, Anderson, Arberry, Bache, Bayley, Bennett, Bergevin, Callister, Carpenter, Elliott, Evans, Price, Gibbons, Giunchigliani, Goetting, Heller, Johnson, McGinness, Krenzer, Norton, Sader, Hardy, Humke, Scherer, Lambert, Spriggs, Porter, Little, Wendell Williams, Gregory, Wong, McGaughey, Kerns, Myrna Williams, Spitler, Marvel and Pettyjohn. Approved July 5, 1991

2257

689

AN ACT relating to mobile home parks; revising the provisions governing the restriction of mobile home parks to certain tenants; revising the provisions requiring the dissemination of certain information by landlords to tenants; requiring a landlord to pay interest on certain deposits; imposing an annual fee on owners of mobile home parks; providing for the use of the proceeds of those fees to subsidize the rent paid for a mobile home lot by certain eligible persons; requiring the administrator of the manufactured housing division of the department of commerce or his representative to furnish identification upon request during an investigation; revising certain other provisions governing landlords of mobile home parks; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 451–Committee on Commerce. Approved July 5, 1991

2270

690

AN ACT relating to tobacco; revising certain reporting requirements; authorizing a refund of the excise taxes paid on products made from tobacco other than cigarettes that are sold to certain persons; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 454–Committee on Commerce. Approved July 5, 1991

2280

691

AN ACT making an appropriation to the White Pine Historical Railroad Foundation for maintenance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 493–Assemblymen McGinness, Marvel, Goetting, Arberry, Bache, Bergevin, Heller, Carpenter, Humke, Stout, Dini and Callister. Approved July 5, 1991

2282

692

AN ACT relating to wildlife; imposing additional penalties for the unlawful killing or possession of wildlife; imposing an annual assessment for the development or maintenance of a body of water lethal to wildlife; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 535–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2283

693

AN ACT making an appropriation to the supreme court of Nevada for the temporary relocation of the Las Vegas office; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 536–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2291

694

AN ACT relating to the Windsor Park subdivision in the City of North Las Vegas; expanding the permissible use of money previously appropriated for the relocation of certain residents of the subdivision; making an appropriation from the emergency fund of the supplemental city-county relief tax to assist those residents; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 540–Assemblymen Arberry, Wendell Williams, Porter, Price, Humke, Callister, Evans, Anderson, Wong, Goetting, Norton, Haller, Giunchigliani, Spitler, Garner, Bache, Myrna Williams, McGaughey and Dini. Approved July 5, 1991

2291

695

AN ACT relating to taxation; increasing the rate of the Local School Support Tax; reducing the discount on cigarette taxes allowed for dealers who affix revenue stamps or metered machine impressions; decreasing the rate of reimbursement for the collection of sales taxes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 295–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 5, 1991

2293

696

AN ACT relating to maternal health; establishing the advisory board for maternal and child health; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 327–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved July 5, 1991

2294

697

AN ACT relating to state finances; authorizing a state agency selected by the governor to use money saved through prudent fiscal management; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 371–Assemblymen Elliott, Scherer, Hardy, Bergevin, Kerns, Bennett, Gregory, Petrak, Anderson, Johnson, Gibbons, Porter, Lambert, Freeman, Bayley, Spriggs, Norton, Carpenter, Little, Stout, Dini, Heller, McGinness, McGaughey, Marvel, Arberry, Wendell Williams, Goetting, Spitler, Price, Myrna Williams, Humke, Wong, Giunchigliani and Callister. Approved July 5, 1991

2298

698

AN ACT relating to services for the care of children; requiring the licensing of outdoor youth programs; establishing standards for the operation of outdoor youth programs; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 546–Assemblymen Spriggs, Arberry and Dini. Approved July 5, 1991

2300

699

AN ACT relating to aging persons; creating the office of ombudsman for aging persons within the aging services division of the department of human resources; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 548–Assemblymen Giunchigliani, Myrna Williams, Evans, Wendell Williams, Norton, Spitler, Bache, Garner, Sader, Krenzer, Heller, Goetting, McGinness, Price, Marvel, Arberry, Anderson, Johnson, Haller, Bennett, Freeman, Petrak, Spriggs, Carpenter, Elliott, Gibbons, McGaughey, Hardy, Gregory, Callister, Humke, Stout, Porter and Dini. Approved July 5, 1991

2311

700

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; revising the fees for special license plates; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 557–Committee on Transportation. Approved July 5, 1991

2312

701

AN ACT relating to taxation; authorizing certain counties to impose a tax for the support of the family court in the judicial district that includes the county; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 559–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 5, 1991

2323

702

AN ACT relating to the legislature; requiring the legislature to adjourn for a certain time during the regular session; authorizing the director of the legislative counsel bureau to make necessary arrangements in preparation for the adjournment; making various changes regarding the registration of lobbyists; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 566–Committee on Legislative Functions and Elections. Approved July 5, 1991

2324

703

AN ACT making an appropriation from the emergency fund of the supplemental city-county relief tax to drill and equip community wells for Tuscarora and Midas; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 572–Assemblyman Carpenter. Approved July 5, 1991

2326

704

AN ACT relating to local governmental finances; authorizing a local government to pledge part of the revenue it receives from the supplemental city-county relief tax for the repayment of certain general obligation bonds and revenue bonds; clarifying the provisions governing the use of the proceeds of a tax imposed on the revenues from the rental of transient lodging; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 574–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 5, 1991

2327

705

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; broadening the exemption of golf carts from registration and substituting a permit for their operation under limited circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 575–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2329

706

AN ACT relating to health care; limiting increases in charges for certain care; establishing and financing various programs to assist in containing the costs of health care; imposing a tax on hospitals at a rate determined by the department of human resources; requiring the department to propose a certain amendment to the state plan for assistance to the medically indigent; imposing a tax on other providers of medical care at a rate determined by the department; requiring that the chairmanship of the legislative committee on health care alternate biennially between the houses of the legislature; making appropriations; authorizing expenditures; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 577–Committee on Health and Welfare. Approved July 5, 1991

2331

707

AN ACT relating to development projects; requiring the payment of the prevailing wage rate on certain development projects; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 580–Assemblymen Price, Arberry, Wendell Williams, Evans, Porter, Bache, Petrak, Bennett, Norton, Anderson, Myrna Williams, Haller, Garner, Giunchigliani, Freeman, Wong, Sader and Goetting. Approved July 5, 1991

2345

708

AN ACT relating to medical records; requiring a medical facility, facility for the dependent or division facility to forward a copy of the medical records of patients who are transferred to a physician or another medical facility, facility for the dependent or division facility; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 607–Assemblymen Myrna Williams, Giunchigliani, McGinness, Arberry, Wendell Williams, Price, Humke, Bergevin, Spriggs, Porter, McGaughey, Sader and Callister. Approved July 5, 1991

2349

709

AN ACT making appropriations to Clark and Washoe counties for fairgrounds located in those counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 661–Assemblymen Pettyjohn, Hardy, Scherer, Bayley, Price, Humke, McGinness, Garner, Stout, Marvel, Gibbons, Arberry, Elliott, Petrak, Wong, McGaughey, Spitler, Haller, Lambert, Bergevin, Anderson, Heller, Spriggs, Norton, Carpenter, Evans, Goetting and Dini. Approved July 5, 1991

2352

710

AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; revising the provisions governing the registration fees for farm vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 691–Assemblymen McGinness, Dini, Carpenter, Stout, Marvel, Bergevin, Spriggs and Spitler. Approved July 5, 1991

2353

711

AN ACT relating to retirement; revising the provisions governing the retirement systems of public officers and employees and legislators to ensure compliance with certain provisions of the Internal Revenue Code; allowing a member of the public employees’ retirement board to complete his term on the board if he loses the qualifications for membership near end of his term; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 701–Committee on Government Affairs. Approved July 5, 1991

2354

712

AN ACT relating to state land; authorizing the division of state lands of the state department of conservation and natural resources to negotiate for and purchase certain land in Las Vegas for use as the site of a state office building; authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to pay the costs of the purchase; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 716–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2373

713

AN ACT relating to public works projects; revising the provisions governing the preference given to local contractors on public works projects; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 739–Assemblyman Little (by request). Approved July 5, 1991

2374

714

AN ACT relating to education; making an appropriation to the department of education to assist school districts in the recruitment of minority teachers and other licensed personnel; establishing a committee to direct the provision of the assistance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 751–Committee on Education. Approved July 5, 1991

2375

715

AN ACT relating to the legislature; increasing the compensation of the employees of the legislature; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 753–Committee on Legislative Functions and Elections. Approved July 5, 1991

2377

716

AN ACT relating to education; revising the composition of the commission on professional standards in education; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 799–Assemblymen Bache and Krenzer. Approved July 5, 1991

2378

717

AN ACT relating to gaming; directing the state gaming control board to conduct a study of the business of operators of slot machine routes; making an appropriation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 824–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2379

718

AN ACT relating to the University of Nevada; authorizing the construction of a classroom and office complex at the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas; authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds of the state to pay the cost of the project; pledging certain revenues as additional security for such bonds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 825–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2380

719

AN ACT relating to the state legislature, revising the amendments to certain assembly districts in Senate Bill No. 647; revising the effective date of Senate Bill No. 647; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 827–Committee on Legislative Functions and Elections. Approved July 5, 1991

2384

720

AN ACT relating to property taxes; revising the provisions regarding the refund of property tax for senior citizens; revising the provisions regarding the renters’ refund for senior citizens; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 828–Assemblymen Haller, Giunchigliani, McGaughey, Gibbons, Bergevin, Petrak, Bennett, Elliott, Garner, Anderson, Bache, Johnson, Gregory, Freeman, Dini, Myrna Williams, Spitler, Evans, Arberry, Krenzer, Wendell Williams, Porter, Price, Sader, Wong, Stout, Marvel, Humke, Spriggs, Goetting, McGinness, Norton, Hardy, Scherer, Lambert, Kerns, Carpenter, Bayley, Heller, Callister and Pettyjohn. Approved July 5, 1991

2385

721

AN ACT making an appropriation to Lyon County to reimburse the school district for the cost of a school bus purchased in 1990-1991; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 829–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2386

722

AN ACT making appropriations to various local governments from the emergency fund of the supplemental city-county relief tax; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 830–Committee on Ways and Means. Approved July 5, 1991

2387

723

AN ACT relating to employment; including in wages for the purposes of calculating unemployment benefits and benefits to be paid under industrial insurance certain income from tips reported by employees pursuant to federal law; prohibiting a local government from issuing a new business license under certain circumstances; requiring a person who administers the industrial insurance claims of a self-insured employer to be certified; providing for an assessment against employers who provide accident benefits for injured employees; eliminating the division of occupational safety and health of the department of industrial relations; creating new divisions within the department; requiring the periodic auditing of certain industrial insurers; increasing fines for certain violations; establishing a legislative committee on industrial insurance to conduct an interim study of industrial insurance laws; making various changes relating to rights, duties and procedures relating to industrial insurance; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 7–Committee on Commerce and Labor. Approved July 5, 1991

2388

724

AN ACT relating to the judiciary; increasing the amount of benefits for the surviving spouse of a justice of the supreme court or district judge; making an appropriation for the support of certain related pensions; making an appropriation for matters related to the relocation of the supreme court, the supreme court law library and the administrative office of the courts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 45–Committee on Finance. Approved July 5, 1991

2442

725

AN ACT relating to the state budget process; revising the provisions governing the content and format of the executive budget; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 154–Committee on Finance. Approved July 5, 1991

2443

726

AN ACT relating to the state budget process; revising the provisions governing the content and confidentiality of the budget of the executive department of the state government; requiring the submission of certain information concerning the state budget to the fiscal analysis division of the legislative counsel bureau by a specified date; revising the requirements for the budgets of the legislative and judicial departments of the state government and the public employees’ retirement system; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 156–Committee on Finance. Approved July 5, 1991

2445

727

AN ACT relating to business enterprises; requiring all businesses to have a business license issued by the state; imposing a tax on the privilege of conducting business in Nevada; increasing the annual fees paid by corporations; making an appropriation; providing penalties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 303–Committee on Taxation. Approved July 5, 1991