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Legal Statutes: Nevada

UPDATED March 18, 2016

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Chapter 200. Crimes Against the Person

back to top200.597. Order to be transmitted to law enforcement agencies; enforcement

1. Each court that issues an order pursuant to NRS 200.591 shall transmit, as soon as practicable, a copy of the order to all law enforcement agencies within its jurisdiction. The copy must include a notation of the date on which the order was personally served upon the person to whom it is directed.

2. A peace officer, without a warrant, may arrest and take into custody a person when the peace officer has probable cause to believe that:

(a) An order has been issued pursuant to NRS 200.591 to the person to be arrested;

(b) The person to be arrested has been served with a copy of the order; and

(c) The person to be arrested is acting in violation of the order.

3. Any law enforcement agency in this State may enforce a court order issued pursuant to NRS 200.591.
Added by Laws 1995, p. 59. Amended by Laws 2005, c. 269, § 3, eff. July 1, 2005.