Nevada Public Safety; Vehicles; Watercraft

Sec. § 484A.720
When person must be taken immediately before magistrate.

Whenever any person is halted by a peace officer for any violation of chapters 484A to 484E, inclusive, of NRS not amounting to a gross misdemeanor or felony, the person shall be taken without unnecessary delay before the proper magistrate, as specified in NRS 484A.750, in either of the following cases:


When the person demands an immediate appearance before a magistrate; or


In any other event when the person is issued a traffic citation by an authorized person and refuses to sign or take physical delivery of a copy of the traffic citation.

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Feb. 5, 2021