Nevada Juvenile Justice
Sec. § 62E.120
Preference for certain relatives when placing child under supervision in home.

In determining whether to place a child in the custody of a person other than a parent or guardian, the juvenile court shall give preference to any person who is related to the child within the fifth degree of consanguinity if the juvenile court finds that the person is suitable and able to provide proper care and guidance for the child.
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