Nevada Witnesses and Evidence

Sec. § 49.251

As used in NRS 49.251 to 49.254, inclusive, unless the context otherwise requires:


“Client” means a person who consults or is interviewed by a social worker for the purpose of diagnosis or treatment.


A communication is “confidential” if it is not intended to be disclosed to any third person other than a person:


Present during the consultation or interview to further the interest of the client;


Reasonably necessary for the transmission of the communication; or


Participating in the diagnosis or treatment under the direction of the social worker, including a member of the client’s family.


“Social worker” means any person licensed under chapter 641B of NRS.

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Feb. 5, 2021