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Legal Statutes: Nevada

UPDATED March 18, 2016

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Orders for Protection Against Domestic Violence

back to top33.060. Notice of order to law enforcement agency; duty to serve and enforce order without charge; no charge for copy of order for applicant and adverse party.

1. The court shall transmit, by the end of the next business day after the order is issued, a copy of the temporary or extended order to the appropriate law enforcement agency which has jurisdiction over the residence, school, child care facility or other provider of child care, or place of employment of the applicant or the minor child.

2. The court shall order the appropriate law enforcement agency to serve, without charge, the adverse party personally with the temporary order and to file with or mail to the clerk of the court proof of service by the end of the next business day after service is made. Service of an application for an extended order and the notice of hearing thereon must be served upon the adverse party:

(a) Pursuant to the Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure; or

(b) In the manner provided in NRS 33.065.

3. A law enforcement agency shall enforce a temporary or extended order without regard to the county in which the order was issued.

4. The clerk of the court shall issue, without fee, a copy of the temporary or extended order to the applicant and the adverse party.
(Added to NRS by 1985, p. 2285; 1995, ch. 149, § 2, p. 219; 2001, ch. 420, § 4, p. 2129; 2003, ch. 321, § 5, p. 1754.)