Authority to provide services.
1.An intermediary service organization that is certified pursuant to NRS 449.4304 to 449.4339, inclusive, may provide services for a person with a disability or other responsible person relating to personal assistance received by the person with a disability. The services that may be provided by an intermediary service organization include, without limitation:
(a)Obtaining a criminal background check of a personal assistant selected by the person with a disability or other responsible person to provide nonmedical services and any medical services authorized pursuant to NRS 629.091;
(b)Providing payroll services to pay the personal assistant and determine any tax liability;
(c)Providing services relating to financial management; and
(d)Providing any other services relating to the employment of a personal assistant and any other financial assistance relating to the personal assistance for the person with a disability.
2.As used in this section:
(a)“Other responsible person” means:
(1)A parent or guardian of, or any other person legally responsible for, a person with a disability who is under the age of 18 years; or
(2)A parent, spouse, guardian or adult child of a person with a disability who suffers from a cognitive impairment.
(b)“Personal assistance” means the provision of any goods or services to help a person with a disability maintain his or her independence, personal hygiene and safety, including, without limitation, the provision of services by a personal assistant.
(c)“Personal assistant” means a person who, for compensation and under the direction of a person with a disability or other responsible person, performs services for a person with a disability to help the person maintain his or her independence, personal hygiene and safety.
Section 449.4308 — Authority to provide services.,