§ 447.003 Definitions
§ 447.007 ‘Health authority’ defined
§ 447.010 ‘Hotel’ defined
§ 447.020 Cleanliness of bedding; worn out and unfit bedding
§ 447.030 Extermination of vermin
§ 447.040 Cleanliness of rooms used for sleeping
§ 447.045 Hotel required to be kept in sanitary condition
§ 447.050 Certain areas of hotel prohibited from use as quarters for living or sleeping
§ 447.060 Ventilation of rooms
§ 447.070 Windows and outside doors to be equipped with screens
§ 447.080 Air space, floor area and ceiling height of rooms
§ 447.090 Amount of bedding required; furnishing clean sheets and pillow slips; size of sheets
§ 447.100 Fumigation of room after occupation by person having contagious or infectious disease
§ 447.110 Facilities for bathing
§ 447.120 Towels to be furnished
§ 447.130 Toilets required in hotels or other establishments for transient lodging: Number; facilities for washing hands
§ 447.135 Entrance to corridor leading to toilet facility to be marked with sign that conforms to requirements of Americans with Disabilities Act and includes features for use by visually impaired persons; reporting of violations; duties of Attorney Gene
§ 447.140 Ventilation of room containing water closet, bathtub or shower
§ 447.145 Systems for heating and ventilating hotels or other establishments for transient lodging
§ 447.150 Exemption from requirement for number of water closets, bathtubs or showers in certain hotels
§ 447.160 Disposal of sewage; disinfection of toilets
§ 447.170 Supply of water; plumbing
§ 447.180 Disposal of garbage and rubbish
§ 447.185 Regulation of construction or reconstruction of hotel or other establishment for transient lodging
§ 447.190 Enforcement of chapter by health authority; records
§ 447.200 Access for inspection of hotel
§ 447.210 Criminal penalty; each day of violation constitutes separate offense

Terms Used In Nevada Revised Statutes > Chapter 447

  • Agency which provides child welfare services: has the meaning ascribed to it in NRS 432B. See Nevada Revised Statutes 388.1341
  • 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.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • 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
  • 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
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Department: means the Department of Education. See Nevada Revised Statutes 385.007
  • Division: means the Division of Child and Family Services of the Department of Health and Human Services. See Nevada Revised Statutes 388.1341
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • 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.
  • Majority leader: see Floor Leaders
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • 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.
  • Opt-in child: means a child for whom an education savings account has been established pursuant to NRS 353B. See Nevada Revised Statutes 385.007
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • 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
  • 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
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Public schools: means all kindergartens and elementary schools, junior high schools and middle schools, high schools, charter schools and any other schools, classes and educational programs which receive their support through public taxation and, except for charter schools, whose textbooks and courses of study are under the control of the State Board. See Nevada Revised Statutes 385.007
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • State Board: means the State Board of Education. See Nevada Revised Statutes 385.007
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • University school for profoundly gifted pupils: has the meaning ascribed to it in NRS 388C. See Nevada Revised Statutes 385.007