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Legal Statutes: Nevada

UPDATED March 18, 2016

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Article 1. General Provisions

back to top125A.085. "Home state" defined

"Home state" means:

1. The state in which a child lived with a parent or a person acting as a parent for at least 6 consecutive months, including any temporary absence from the state, immediately before the commencement of a child custody proceeding.

2. In the case of a child less than 6 months of age, the state in which the child lived from birth, including any temporary absence from the state, with a parent or a person acting as a parent.
Added by Laws 2003, c. 199, § 10, eff. Oct. 1, 2003.