Nevada Revised Statutes
Trade Regulations & Practices
Equal Opportunity for Credit
Chapter 598B Equal Opportunity for Credit
Declaration of public policy.
“Marital status” defined.
Administration of chapter; duties of Commissioner of Financial Institutions.
Unlawful to discriminate on basis of race, color, creed, religion, disability, national origin or ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or marital status.
Considerations in determining creditworthiness.
Extension of credit to be mailed to same address as solicitation; exception.
Separate credit accounts of married persons not to be aggregated for certain purposes.
Separate reporting of credit histories required.
Credit history of spouse deemed identical to applicant under certain circumstances; violation constitutes discrimination on basis of marital status.
Administrative remedies: Complaint to Division.
Administrative remedies: Investigation and hearing by Division; witnesses.
Administrative remedies: Injunctive relief.
Civil remedies: Injunctive relief; damages; remedies not cumulative with federal law.
Limitation of actions.