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Legal Statutes: Nevada

UPDATED March 18, 2016

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Orders for Protection Against Domestic Violence

back to top33.019. Masters: Appointment; qualifications; powers and duties.

In an action to issue, dissolve, convert, modify, register or enforce a temporary or extended order pursuant to NRS 33.017 to 33.100, inclusive, the court may appoint a master to take testimony and recommend orders.

2. The master must be an attorney licensed to practice in this state.

3. The master shall:

(a) Take testimony and establish a record; and

(b) Make findings of fact, conclusions of law and recommendations concerning a temporary or extended order.
(Added to NRS by 1999, 1372)