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Legal Statutes: Nevada

UPDATED March 18, 2016

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Article 1. General Provisions

back to top125A.055. "Child custody proceeding" defined

1. "Child custody proceeding" means a proceeding in which legal custody, physical custody or visitation with respect to a child is an issue.

2. The term includes a proceeding for divorce, separation, neglect, abuse, dependency, guardianship, paternity, termination of parental rights and protection from domestic violence, in which the issue may appear.

3. The term does not include a proceeding involving juvenile delinquency, contractual emancipation or enforcement pursuant to NRS 125A.405 to 125A.585, inclusive.
Added by Laws 2003, c. 199, § 7, eff. Oct. 1, 2003.