Nevada Crimes and Punishments

Sec. § 207.030
Prohibited acts; penalty.


1.

It is unlawful to:

(a)

Offer or agree to engage in or engage in lewd or dissolute conduct in any public place or in any place open to the public or exposed to public view;

(b)

Offer or agree to engage in, engage in or aid and abet any act of prostitution;

(c)

Be a pimp, panderer or procurer or live in or about houses of prostitution;

(d)

Seek admission to a house upon frivolous pretexts for no other apparent motive than to see who may be therein, or to gain an insight of the premises;

(e)

Keep a place where lost or stolen property is concealed;

(f)

Loiter in or about any toilet open to the public for the purpose of engaging in or soliciting any lewd or lascivious or any unlawful act; or

(g)

Lodge in any building, structure or place, whether public or private:

(1)

Where a notice of default and election to sell has been recorded, unless the person is the owner, tenant or entitled to the possession or control thereof;

(2)

Which has been placed on a registry of vacant, abandoned or foreclosed property by a local government, unless the person is the owner, tenant or entitled to the possession or control thereof; or

(3)

Without the permission of the owner or person entitled to the possession or in control thereof.

2.

A person who violates a provision of subsection 1 shall be punished:

(a)

For the first violation of paragraph (a), (b) or (c) of subsection 1 and for each subsequent violation of the same paragraph occurring more than 3 years after the first violation, for a misdemeanor.

(b)

For the second violation of paragraph (a), (b) or (c) of subsection 1 within 3 years after the first violation of the same paragraph, by imprisonment in the county jail for not less than 30 days nor more than 6 months and by a fine of not less than $250 nor more than $1,000.

(c)

For the third or subsequent violation of paragraph (a), (b) or (c) of subsection 1 within 3 years after the first violation of the same paragraph, by imprisonment in the county jail for 6 months and by a fine of not less than $250 nor more than $1,000.

(d)

For a violation of any provision of paragraphs (d) to (g), inclusive, of subsection 1, for a misdemeanor.

3.

The terms of imprisonment prescribed by subsection 2 must be imposed to run consecutively.

4.

A local government may enact an ordinance which regulates the time, place or manner in which a person or group of persons may beg or solicit alms in a public place or place open to the public.
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