2019 Legislative Information
The 80th (2019) Session of the Nevada Legislature begins February 4, 2019.
Nevada League of Cities Upcoming Meetings and Events
Mayors Day at the Legislature - February 18, 2019
Nevada Local Government Day at the Legislature Day and Joint Legislative Reception - March 28, 2019
The Nevada League of Cities Board of Directors approved the submittal of the following BDRs for the 2019 Legislative Session.
Amend language in NRS Chapters 453A and 453D to allow the Department of Taxation to issued additional licenses for a medical marijuana dispensary (453A) or retail marijuana store (453D) in excess of the number allocated in the respective statutes upon the request of the governing body of an incorporated city.
Amend the cap on compensation that each member of a board of trustees of a General Improvement District by increasing the current limits of $6,000 and $9,000 to $9,000 and $12,000 prespectively. Add language definin compensation as sued in this section to be wages and salaries. (NRS 318.085(5)
Add language to NRS Chapter 268 (citiies(, 269 (towns) and 318 (GIDs) to allow for the construction, installation and maintenance of wheelchair ramps compliant with the Americans with Disabilities ACT (ADA) within any public easement or right-of-way, including without limitation, a public easement or right-of-way dedicated or restricted for use by any utility.