Legislative Update: Week of May 15, 2017

The League of Women Voters of Nevada is tracking the following hearing the week of May 15, 2017. 

The League offers an Advocacy Guide to navigate the legislative website at: https://lwvlvvblog.org/2017/01/22/lwvlvv-2017-advocacy-guide/

You can live-stream legislative hearings here: https://www.leg.state.nv.us/App/Calendar/A/

You can watch archived hearings here: http://www.leg.state.nv.us/Granicus/

If you are interested in turning your passion for an issue into real power, please find your local League of Women Voters chapter in Nevada:

League of Women of Northern Nevada:  www.lwvnn.org

League of Women of Southern Nevada: www.lwvlasvegasvalley.org

Tuesday May 16, 2017

6:00 PM

Assembly Committee on Ways and Means


  • Room 3137 of the Legislative Building, 401 S. Carson St., Carson City, NV.

AB130: AN ACT relating to guardianships; authorizing a court to require a proposed guardian to file a proposed preliminary care plan and budget; establishing the process by which a person may obtain the approval of the court for the payment of attorney’s fees and costs from the assets of a ward; establishing the State Guardianship Compliance Office; replacing the term “incompetent” with the term “incapacitated” for purposes of guardianships and revising the definition thereof; revising various provisions relating to notice given to certain persons; revising provisions concerning the sale of real and personal property of a ward; and providing other matters properly relating thereto.