Nevada Domestic Relations
“Neglected child” defined.
Neglected child includes a child:
Who lacks the proper parental care by reason of the fault or habits of his or her parent, guardian or custodian;
Whose parent, guardian or custodian neglects or refuses to provide proper or necessary subsistence, education, medical or surgical care, or other care necessary for the childs health, morals or well-being;
Whose parent, guardian or custodian neglects or refuses to provide the special care made necessary by the childs physical or mental condition;
Who is found in a disreputable place, or who is permitted to associate with vagrants or vicious or immoral persons; or
Who engages or is in a situation dangerous to life or limb, or injurious to health or morals of the child or others,Ê and the parents neglect need not be willful.