Chapter 427A Services to Aging Persons and Persons With Disabilities

Sections

427A.010
Declaration of legislative purpose.
427A.020
Definitions.
427A.021
“Administrator” defined.
427A.022
“Advocate” defined.
427A.023
“Commission” defined.
427A.024
“Day care center” defined.
427A.025
“Department” defined.
427A.026
“Director” defined.
427A.027
“Division” defined.
427A.028
“Facility for long-term care” defined.
427A.029
“Frail elderly person” defined.
427A.030
Liberal construction.
427A.032
Creation; appointment and terms of members; vacancies; removal.
427A.034
Meetings; quorum; regulations; subcommittees and advisory committees.
427A.036
Compensation of members and former members; payment of expenses; expenditures.
427A.038
Powers and duties.
427A.040
Powers and duties.
427A.050
Department designated agency to administer federal grants.
427A.060
Administrator: Appointment; qualifications.
427A.070
Administrator: Powers and duties.
427A.080
Agreements and arrangements with Federal Government.
427A.085
Contracts for cooperation with governmental entities and others; effect of payments to Division for such cooperation; immunity from and limitations on liability not waived.
427A.086
Program to provide lunches for elderly persons; regulations.
427A.087
Agreement to prepare lunches for elderly persons; restrictions.
427A.090
Compliance with federal requirements; disbursement of state money for matching federal grants.
427A.100
Custody and disbursement of money by State Treasurer.
427A.110
Aging and Disability Services Division’s Gift Account.
427A.120
Political activities prohibited; penalty.
427A.121
“Commission” defined.
427A.122
“Older person” defined.
427A.123
Office created.
427A.125
Creation of Office; appointment; duties and powers.
427A.127
Appointment of advocates to assist Ombudsman; Ombudsman authorized to create volunteer advocacy program and appoint volunteer advocates.
427A.135
Investigation; entry into facility; interference prohibited; penalty; right of recipient concerning visits with Ombudsman or advocate; immunity for investigations performed by Ombudsman or advocate.
427A.136
Investigation of complaint involving person who is less than 60 years of age.
427A.137
Investigation of complaint involving recipient.
427A.138
Retaliation prohibited; penalty.
427A.145
Conduct of investigation.
427A.155
Referral of results of investigation to appropriate agency; notification of disposition.
427A.165
Regulations.
427A.175
Complaint for damage to property of older patient: Filing; investigation and settlement; hearing; payment of damages.
427A.250
Aging and Disability Services Division to establish and administer program; goals of program; regulations.
427A.255
Establishment and administration of program of all-inclusive care for the elderly.
427A.260
Provision of services; contracts.
427A.270
Division authorized to apply for, accept and expend grants of money or other assistance; fees for services.
427A.280
Tests and demonstrations.
427A.0283
“Facility for long-term rehabilitation” defined.
427A.0292
“Living arrangement services” defined.
427A.0293
“Ombudsman” defined.
427A.0294
“Recipient” defined.
427A.0295
“Resident” defined.
427A.300
Creation of Office; appointment; qualifications.
427A.310
Duties.
427A.313
Definitions.
427A.315
“Forum” defined.
427A.317
“President” defined.
427A.320
Creation.
427A.330
Nomination, appointment and terms of members.
427A.340
Qualifications of members.
427A.350
Ex officio membership in Forum of member of National Silver Haired Congress.
427A.360
Vacancies in membership.
427A.370
Election, terms and duties of officers; assistance from Legislative Counsel Bureau.
427A.375
Appointment of advisory members of Forum; eligibility for appointment; reappointment; termination of appointment.
427A.380
Public hearings; meetings; formation of committees; compliance with Open Meeting Law.
427A.390
Powers.
427A.395
Duties concerning money received and expenses incurred.
427A.400
Compensation of members.
427A.601
Criteria for developing individualized family service plan for child who is deaf, hard of hearing, blind or visually impaired.
427A.605
Program to negotiate discounts and rebates for certain costs for children who are deaf or hard of hearing.
427A.610
Program to obtain hearing aid at no charge; regulations; acceptance of gifts, grants and donations; report to Legislature and Nevada Commission for Persons Who Are Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
427A.740
“Commission” defined.
427A.750
Creation; membership; terms; vacancies; quorum; compensation; members holding public office or employed by governmental entity; powers and duties.
427A.752
Director of Commission.
427A.755
Circumstances under which signature stamp may be used; treatment of signature stamps; standards regarding signature stamps; regulations.
427A.791
“Person with a physical disability” defined.
427A.793
Establishment; regulations.
427A.795
Required elements of essential personal care.
427A.797
Development and administration of program to provide devices for telecommunication and other assistive technology to persons with impaired speech or hearing; surcharge; creation and use of Account for Services for Persons With Impaired Speech or Hearing.
427A.800
“Traumatic brain injury” defined.
427A.850
Program for Persons With Traumatic Brain Injuries: Establishment; services.
427A.860
Regulations.
427A.862
Definitions.
427A.863
“Department” defined.
427A.864
“Media outlet” defined.
427A.865
“Missing endangered older person” defined.
427A.866
“System” defined.
427A.867
Creation; composition; administration; requirements for participation in System.
427A.868
Duties of Department; regulations.
427A.869
Activation of System by law enforcement agency to disseminate notice on behalf of missing endangered older person; prior consent of Department not required; notification of cancellation of activation and final disposition.
427A.870
Immunity of media outlet or any other public or private organization from civil liability for disseminating information about older person; immunity of person who establishes Internet website for System from civil liability for certain information placed on Internet website.
427A.871
Definitions.
427A.872
Division to adopt regulations prescribing statewide standard for measuring outcomes and assessing and evaluating certain young persons with autism spectrum disorders; reports to Division.
427A.875
Autism Treatment Assistance Program: Creation; duties; requirements for plan of treatment developed for participants; policies and services provided to be approved by Nevada Commission on Autism Spectrum Disorders.
427A.878
Division required to ensure that personnel who provide early intervention services possess necessary knowledge and skills; early intervention screenings, protocols and evaluations.
427A.880
Referral to Autism Treatment Assistance Program.
427A.882
Definitions.
427A.884
“Nevada ABLE Savings Program” defined.
427A.885
“Qualified ABLE program” defined.
427A.886
“Trust Fund” defined.
427A.889
Establishment; regulations.
427A.890
State Treasurer authorized to delegate powers and duties; contracts with other states.
427A.891
No full faith and credit for savings trust accounts and savings trust agreements.
427A.892
Nevada ABLE Savings Program Trust Fund: Creation; property and income of Trust Fund; sources of money in Trust Fund; ownership and use of money in Trust Fund.
427A.893
Administration of Trust Fund and other certain accounts; certain administrative or investment agreements authorized; establishment and authorized uses of accounts.
427A.894
Money provided for direct expenses or marketing not part of Trust Fund.
427A.895
Endorsement of insurance coverage to protect Trust Fund; insurance laws inapplicable to endorsement.
427A.896
Investment plan for and investment of money in Trust Fund; investment managers for Program; duties and powers of State Treasurer concerning Program.
427A.1211
Creation; membership; terms of members; removal of member.
427A.1213
Election of Chair; meetings; quorum; rules of governance; appointment of subcommittees and advisory committees.
427A.1215
Salary of members; members entitled to per diem.
427A.1217
Duties; powers.
427A.1219
Definitions.
427A.1222
“Person with a physical disability” defined.
427A.1224
“Person with a related condition” defined.
427A.1226
“Person with an intellectual disability” defined.
427A.1232
Appointment; qualifications; removal from office.
427A.1234
Duties and powers of Attorney.
427A.1236
Confidentiality of records.
427A.7951
“Person with a disability who needs independent living services” defined.
427A.7953
Establishment authorized; regulations.
427A.7955
Types of independent living services and services of assistive technology that are authorized.
427A.7957
Research concerning cost of services for persons who are blind or visually impaired and do not have vocational goal; report of findings.
427A.8713
“Commission” defined.
427A.8715
“Early intervention services” defined.
427A.8801
Nevada Commission on Autism Spectrum Disorders: Creation; membership; compensation; vacancies; designation of Chair and Vice Chair; quorum.
427A.8802
Nevada Commission on Autism Spectrum Disorders: Duties.
427A.8803
Nevada Commission on Autism Spectrum Disorders: Report by Division.