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While we strive to be as accurate and complete as possible, our researchers are not attorneys, and state laws are often full of nuances and gaps. Legal challenges in some states have resulted in different registration requirements based on the year of conviction or first registration. Users must accept all risks associated with actions taken based on this information. Please help us improve by reporting any errors or omissions via our form at https://narsol.org/wiki-response/

Nevada Laws Regarding Registration

Who must register?

What information must registrants provide?

NRS179D.443. Information required for registration; provision of biological specimen; duties of local law enforcement agency.
https://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-179D.html#NRS179DSec443

How frequently must they register? And for how long?

Does the state categorize registrants by levels/tiers?

Yes, tier I, tier II, and tier III.
NRS 179D.113 Tier I offender
NRS 179D.115 Tier II offender
NRS 179D.117 Tier III offender
https://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-179D.html#NRS179DSec113

Does the state use risk assessments for registrants (other than supervised release)?

Response needed.

Do any registrants remain privately registered? If so, who?

Yes, some Tier I offenders 179B.250.7(b)
https://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-179B.html#NRS179BSec250

Are there special restrictions for registrants even after supervision?

Community notification 179D.475
https://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-179D.html#NRS179DSec475
NRS 176A.410 This details a series of conditions related to supervision, which – while the state doesn’t appear to have specific residency restrictions — does indicate that residence location must be approved by parole or probation officer
http://leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-176A.html#NRS176ASec410

Is there a process for removal from the registry? If so, who qualifies and what is the process?

Only after a part of the required registry time has been satisfied with conditions met. NRS 179D.490.3 and .4
https://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-179D.html#NRS179DSec490

What is the registration requirement for someone with a sexual offense who is visiting the state?

Appears to be within 48 hours: NRS 179D.460.3
Numbers 4 and 5 of the statute address the non-resident of the state
https://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-179D.html#NRS179DSec460

What is the registration requirement for someone with a sexual offense who will be moving to the state to live or to attend school?

Within 48 hours: NRS 179D.460.3
Numbers 4 and 5 of the statute address the non-resident of the state
https://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-179D.html#NRS179DSec460

State Laws Regarding Sexual Offenses and Offenders, other than registration

What sexual offenses can people be convicted of, and what are the ranges of sentences?

Does the state have lifetime supervision?

Yes. NRS 176.0931
https://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-176.html#NRS176Sec0931

There is an option to petition the parole board for release from lifetime supervision
http://parole.nv.gov/

Does the state have indeterminate sentencing?

What are the state civil commitment laws?

None found for sex offenders. NRS Chapter 433A
https://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-433A.html

Are there “Romeo and Juliet” laws or other laws specific to young people?

Info for State Advocates

Are felons allowed to vote? If so, when is this right restored?

Right to vote right is restored upon discharge from parole; and/or completion of serving sentence (conditionally): NRS 213.155.
https://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-213.html#NRS213Sec155
NRS 213.157: Restoration of civil rights after sentence serving sentence; limitations.
https://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-213.html#NRS213Sec157

What does the state say about persons who are required to register?

Note for first two links, you must first agree to conditions and then choose definitions and FAQs
http://www.nvsexoffenders.gov/Definitions.aspx
http://www.nvsexoffenders.gov/FAQs.aspx
http://rccd.nv.gov/About/Sex-Offender-Community-Notification/

How does the state’s legislative process work?

How can I locate legislation regarding sexual offense issues?

This is for the 2017 session; as sessions change the link will change.
http://search.leg.state.nv.us/79th2017/Bills/79th2017_Bills.html

Best keywords are:

Sex offender, sex offense

How to sign up for notifications of bill movement:

Most important legislative committees for our issues are:

Contact info for state legislators can be found at:

Other Useful State Information

Contact information for state registry office

333 W. Nye Lane, Suite 100
Carson City, NV 89706
775-684-6262
sorhelp@dps.state.nv.us
http://www.nvsexoffenders.gov/ContactUs.aspx

NARSOL state affiliate website or blog:

None yet.

Other helpful state advocacy groups:

Nevadans for Civil Liberties
http://www.nevadans-for-civil-liberties.org

Other registrant-friendly state support groups:

Response needed.
Link needed.

Other helpful information

http://www.sexoffenderresource.com/nevada/
“Certain Laws Relating to Sex Offenders and Offenders who are Convicted of a Crime Against a Child that Replace Provisions Enjoined from Enforcement in Does 1-17 v. Eighth Judicial District Court”
https://www.leg.state.nv.us/Division/Legal/LawLibrary/Does1-17vEighthJD/Certain_Laws_Relating_to_Sex_Offenders_-_hyperlinked.pdf

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