§ 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

  • 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.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • 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.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Department: means the Department of Taxation. See Nevada Revised Statutes 360.001
  • Donee: The recipient of a gift.
  • 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.
  • Executive Director: means the Executive Director of the Department of Taxation. See Nevada Revised Statutes 360.001
  • Extradition: The formal process of delivering an accused or convicted person from authorities in one state to authorities in another state.
  • Gross estate: The total fair market value of all property and property interests, real and personal, tangible and intangible, of which a decedent had beneficial ownership at the time of death before subtractions for deductions, debts, administrative expenses, and casualty losses suffered during estate administration.
  • 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
  • Legatee: A beneficiary of a decedent
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • National Bank: A bank that is subject to the supervision of the Comptroller of the Currency. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is a bureau of the U.S. Treasury Department. A national bank can be recognized because it must have "national" or "national association" in its name. Source: OCC
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • 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 0.039
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.