§ 388E.010 Definitions
§ 388E.015 ‘Agency which provides child welfare services’ defined
§ 388E.020 ‘Custodian’ defined. [Repealed.]
§ 388E.025 ‘Foster care’ defined
§ 388E.030 ‘Foster home’ defined. [Repealed.]
§ 388E.035 ‘Local education agency’ defined
§ 388E.040 ‘Program’ defined. [Repealed.]
§ 388E.045 ‘School of origin’ defined
§ 388E.100 Administration of Program; regulations; provision of information concerning Program. [Repealed.]
§ 388E.105 Determination of best interests of child entering or in foster care regarding school to attend; considerations when determining best interests; required actions when child is to attend public school other than child’s school of origin; school not
§ 388E.110 Eligibility for participation; exemption; contents of application; notice of approval or denial; consideration of best interests of child; no duty to provide transportation. [Repealed.]
§ 388E.115 Pupil who leaves foster care to remain enrolled in school of origin until end of school year; exception
§ 388E.120 Eligibility for continued participation in Program; request for transfer or withdrawal from Program. [Repealed.]
§ 388E.125 Transportation of child in foster care to school of origin; responsibility for cost; resolution of disputes relating to transportation of child
§ 388E.130 Enrollment on basis of lottery system required under certain circumstances. [Repealed.]
§ 388E.135 Designation and responsibilities of single point of contact for certain issues relating to education of children in foster care
§ 388E.140 Count of pupils for State Distributive School Account. [Repealed.]
§ 388E.145 Reports on children in foster care who attend public school
§ 388E.150 Contract for evaluation of Program authorized. [Repealed.]

Terms Used In Nevada Revised Statutes > Chapter 388E

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • charter school: means a public school that is formed pursuant to the provisions of chapter 388A of NRS and an achievement charter school formed pursuant to the provisions of chapter 388B of NRS. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4103
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • county: includes Carson City. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4105
  • Department: means the Department of Taxation. See Nevada Revised Statutes 360.001
  • Department: means the Department of Education. See Nevada Revised Statutes 385.007
  • English learner: has the meaning ascribed to it in 20 U. See Nevada Revised Statutes 385.007
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • mortgage: includes a deed of trust. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4109
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • person: means a natural person, any form of business or social organization and any other nongovernmental legal entity including, but not limited to, a corporation, partnership, association, trust or unincorporated organization. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4111
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • population: means the number of people in a specified area as determined by the last preceding national decennial census conducted by the Bureau of the Census of the United States Department of Commerce pursuant to Section 2 of Article I of the Constitution of the United States and reported by the Secretary of Commerce to the Governor pursuant to 13 U. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4202
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • State Board: means the State Board of Education. See Nevada Revised Statutes 385.007
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.