§ 461.020 Applicability of chapter
§ 461.030 Declaration of legislative intent
§ 461.040 Definitions
§ 461.050 ‘Approval’ defined
§ 461.065 ‘Division’ defined
§ 461.070 ‘Dwelling unit’ defined
§ 461.080 ‘Factory-built housing’ defined
§ 461.090 ‘First user’ defined
§ 461.100 ‘Habitable room’ defined
§ 461.110 ‘Installation’ defined
§ 461.120 ‘Local enforcement agency’ defined
§ 461.130 ‘Manufacture’ and ‘fabricate’ defined
§ 461.132 ‘Manufactured building’ defined
§ 461.140 ‘Mobile home’ defined
§ 461.143 ‘Modular building’ defined
§ 461.145 ‘Modular component’ defined
§ 461.147 ‘Recreational park trailer’ defined
§ 461.150 ‘Residential building’ defined
§ 461.160 ‘Site’ defined
§ 461.170 Division required to adopt by regulation nationally recognized codes and standards for construction, reconstruction and alteration
§ 461.173 Restriction on adoption of regulations concerning construction, maintenance, operation and safety of building, structure or other property
§ 461.175 Minimal standards for plumbing fixtures
§ 461.180 Schedule of fees
§ 461.183 Account for Housing Inspection and Compliance: Deposit of fees; use
§ 461.190 Insignia of approval
§ 461.210 Approved building may not be modified without prior approval from Division
§ 461.220 Power of Division to require tests or proof of compliance
§ 461.230 Appeal to be heard by local agency or Division; regulations concerning appeal
§ 461.240 Enforcement: Duties of Division; delegation of authority
§ 461.250 Enforcement: Powers of Division
§ 461.260 Enforcement and inspection of installation; zoning and other restrictive powers of local authority reserved; certificate of occupancy issued by Division; inspection of Nevada manufacturers
§ 461.270 Penalties
§ 461.280 Limitation of right of action

Terms Used In Nevada Revised Statutes > Chapter 461

  • 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.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • 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.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • 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
  • 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
  • Codicil: An addition, change, or supplement to a will executed with the same formalities required for the will itself.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • controlled substance: means a drug, immediate precursor or other substance which is listed in schedule I, II, III, IV or V for control by the State Board of Pharmacy pursuant to NRS 453. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4104
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • 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.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • 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.
  • Homeschooled child: means a child who receives instruction at home and who is exempt from compulsory attendance pursuant to NRS 392. See Nevada Revised Statutes 385.007
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • mortgage: includes a deed of trust. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4109
  • 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
  • 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
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • 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
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Testator: A male person who leaves a will at death.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.