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Nevada Traffic Laws

CHAPTER 484 - TRAFFIC LAWS

GENERAL PROVISIONS

NRS 484.011 Purposes of chapter.
NRS 484.013 Definitions.
NRS 484.014 “Administrative roadblock” defined.
NRS 484.015 “Alley” defined.
NRS 484.017 “Authorized emergency vehicle” defined.
NRS 484.019 “Bicycle” defined.
NRS 484.021 “Bus” defined.
NRS 484.023 “Bus stand” defined.
NRS 484.027 “Business district” defined.
NRS 484.029 “Center” and “centerline” defined.
NRS 484.031 “Central business district” defined.
NRS 484.033 “City” defined.
NRS 484.035 “Combination of vehicles” defined.
NRS 484.037 “Commercial vehicle” defined.
NRS 484.038 “Concentration of alcohol of 0.08 or more in his blood or breath” defined. [Effective until the date of the repeal of the federal law requiring each state to make it unlawful for a person to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 percent or greater as a condition to receiving federal funding for the construction of highways in this state.]
NRS 484.038 “Concentration of alcohol of 0.10 or more in his blood or breath” defined. [Effective on the date of the repeal of the federal law requiring each state to make it unlawful for a person to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 percent or greater as a condition to receiving federal funding for the construction of highways in this state.]
NRS 484.041 “Controlled-access highway” defined.
NRS 484.043 “Crosswalk” defined.
NRS 484.045 “Curb loading zone” defined.
NRS 484.048 “Divided highway” defined.
NRS 484.051 “Driveaway-towaway operation” defined.
NRS 484.053 “Driver” defined.
NRS 484.057 “Explosives” defined.
NRS 484.059 “Farm tractor” defined.
NRS 484.061 “Flammable liquid” defined.
NRS 484.063 “Freight curb loading zone” defined.
NRS 484.064 “Funeral procession” defined.
NRS 484.065 “Highway” defined.
NRS 484.067 “House coach” defined.
NRS 484.069 “House trailer” defined.
NRS 484.071 “Implement of husbandry” defined.
NRS 484.073 “Intersection” defined.
NRS 484.075 “Laned highway” defined.
NRS 484.077 “License to drive a motor vehicle” defined.
NRS 484.079 “Local authority” defined.
NRS 484.0792 “Manufactured home” defined.
NRS 484.0795 “Mobile home” defined.
NRS 484.0798 “Moped” defined.
NRS 484.081 “Motor vehicle” defined.
NRS 484.083 “Motorcycle” defined.
NRS 484.085 “Nonresident” defined.
NRS 484.087 “Nonresident’s driving privilege” defined.
NRS 484.089 “Official traffic-control device” defined.
NRS 484.091 “Owner” defined.
NRS 484.097 “Park” and “parking” defined.
NRS 484.099 “Parking meter” defined.
NRS 484.101 “Passenger car” defined.
NRS 484.109 “Passenger curb loading zone” defined.
NRS 484.111 “Pedestrian” defined.
NRS 484.1115 “Person with a disability of moderate duration” defined.
NRS 484.112 “Person with a disability which limits or impairs the ability to walk” defined.
NRS 484.1135 “Person with a permanent disability” defined.
NRS 484.1145 “Person with a temporary disability” defined.
NRS 484.116 “Pole trailer” defined.
NRS 484.118 “Police officer” defined.
NRS 484.122 “Premises to which the public has access” defined.
NRS 484.124 “Private way” and “driveway” defined.
NRS 484.1245 “Prohibited substance” defined.
NRS 484.126 “Public authority” defined.
NRS 484.128 “Railroad” defined.
NRS 484.131 “Railroad sign” and “railroad signal” defined.
NRS 484.134 “Railroad train” defined.
NRS 484.1345 “Regulatory agency” defined.
NRS 484.136 “Residence district” defined.
NRS 484.138 “Revocation of driver’s license” defined.
NRS 484.141 “Right-of-way” defined.
NRS 484.144 “Road” defined.
NRS 484.145 “Roadway” defined.
NRS 484.1455 “Rural area” defined.
NRS 484.146 “Safety zone” defined.
NRS 484.148 “School bus” defined.
NRS 484.1485 “School crossing zone” defined.
NRS 484.149 “School zone” defined.
NRS 484.157 “Security agreement” defined.
NRS 484.159 “Security interest” defined.
NRS 484.168 “Semitrailer” defined.
NRS 484.171 “Sidewalk” defined.
NRS 484.173 “Special mobile equipment” defined.
NRS 484.183 “Stand” and “standing” defined.
NRS 484.185 “Stop” defined.
NRS 484.187 “Stop” and “stopping” defined.
NRS 484.189 “Street” defined.
NRS 484.1905 “Tandem axle” defined.
NRS 484.191 “Taxicab” defined.
NRS 484.193 “Taxicab stand” defined.
NRS 484.194 “Temporary roadblock” defined.
NRS 484.199 “Through highway” defined.
NRS 484.201 “Tow car” defined.
NRS 484.202 “Towable tools or equipment” defined.
NRS 484.203 “Traffic” defined.
NRS 484.205 “Traffic-control signal” defined.
NRS 484.207 “Trailer” defined.
NRS 484.209 “Traveled portion of highway” defined.
NRS 484.211 “Truck” defined.
NRS 484.213 “Truck-tractor” defined.
NRS 484.215 “Two-directional highway” defined.
NRS 484.2155 “Urban area” defined.
NRS 484.216 “U-turn” defined.
NRS 484.217 “Vehicle” defined.

ACCIDENTS AND REPORTS OF ACCIDENTS

NRS 484.219 Duty to stop at scene of accident involving death or personal injury; penalty.
NRS 484.221 Duty to stop at scene of accident involving damage to vehicle or property.
NRS 484.223 Duty to give information and render aid.
NRS 484.225 Duty upon damaging unattended vehicle or other property.
NRS 484.227 Immediate notice to police officer of accident involving unattended vehicle or other property.
NRS 484.228 Seizure and impoundment of vehicle for failure to surrender license plates and certificate of registration upon suspension of registration.
NRS 484.229 Written report of accident to Department by driver or owner; exceptions; confidentiality; use as evidence at trial.
NRS 484.236 Failure to report; false report; penalties.
NRS 484.238 State Registrar of Vital Statistics to report death to Department.
NRS 484.241 Garage or repair shop to maintain record of repairs made to vehicle involved in accident.
NRS 484.243 Police to report to Department; report not confidential.
NRS 484.247 Forms for report of accident.
NRS 484.249 Department to tabulate and analyze reports.
RULES OF THE ROAD General Duties of Drivers; Applicability and Effect of Traffic Laws NRS 484.253 Obedience to police officer.
NRS 484.254 Obedience to signal of authorized flagman; prosecution of violations; penalties.
NRS 484.257 Rights and duties of person riding animal or driving vehicle drawn by animal.
NRS 484.259 Applicability of chapter to person, motor vehicle or other equipment engaged in work upon highway.
NRS 484.261 Privileges granted to driver of authorized emergency vehicle, official vehicle of regulatory agency or vehicle escorting funeral procession; application of privileges; limitation of privileges.
NRS 484.262 Rental agency not liable for traffic violation by user of rented vehicle.
Traffic Signs, Signals and Markings NRS 484.278 Obedience to devices for control of traffic; placement of devices; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.283 Colored lights and lighted arrows as signals on device for control of traffic.
NRS 484.285 Flashing signals.
NRS 484.287 Display of unauthorized signs, signals or markings; removal as public nuisance; exceptions; use of advertising revenues to repay bonds.
NRS 484.289 Interference with official device for control of traffic or sign or signal for railroad prohibited; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
Driving on Right Side of Highway; Overtaking and Passing; Use of Highway NRS 484.291 Driving on right half of highway required; exceptions; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.293 Duties of drivers passing vehicles proceeding in opposite directions; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.295 Overtaking vehicle on left side: Duties of drivers of overtaking and overtaken vehicle; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.297 When overtaking on right side allowed; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.299 Limitations on overtaking on left side; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.301 Zones in which overtaking on left side or making left-hand turn prohibited; exceptions; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.303 One-way highway; rotary traffic island.
NRS 484.305 Driving on highway having multiple marked lanes for traffic; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.307 Following too closely.
NRS 484.309 Driving on divided highway: Prohibited turns; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.311 Restricted access onto or from controlled-access highway; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.313 Restrictions on use of controlled-access highway; penalty.
Right-of-Way NRS 484.315 Vehicle approaching or entering intersection.
NRS 484.317 Vehicle turning left.
NRS 484.319 Vehicle entering intersection marked stop or yield.
NRS 484.321 Vehicle entering highway from private way.
NRS 484.322 Vehicle entering or exiting controlled-access highway: Duty to yield right-of-way.
NRS 484.323 Operation of vehicle on approach of authorized emergency vehicle or official vehicle of regulatory agency.
NRS 484.324 Vehicles and bicycles.
Pedestrians NRS 484.3245 Duties of driver of motor vehicle to pedestrian.
NRS 484.325 Right-of-way in crosswalk; obedience to signals and other devices for control of traffic.
NRS 484.327 Crossing other than at crosswalk.
NRS 484.328 Right-of-way of blind person; penalty.
NRS 484.329 Use of right half of crosswalk.
NRS 484.331 Walking along and upon highways; solicitation of ride, business or contribution from driver or occupant of vehicle; presence of intoxicated pedestrian within traveled portion of highway; applicability to riders of animals; criminal penalty.
Turning and Starting and Signals on Stopping and Turning NRS 484.333 Required position and method of turning at intersections.
NRS 484.335 Disobedience of directions of device for control of traffic unlawful; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.337 Allowed and prohibited U-turns; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.339 Turning on curve or crest of grade prohibited.
NRS 484.341 Starting parked vehicle.
NRS 484.343 Movement and signals for turning; signal for stopping or decreasing speed.
NRS 484.345 Signal by hand and arm or signal lamp or device.
NRS 484.347 Methods of giving signals by hand and arm.
Special Stops Required NRS 484.348 Stop required on signal of peace officer; penalties.
NRS 484.349 Obedience to signal indicating approach of railroad train.
NRS 484.351 Stop required at certain grade crossings of railroad.
NRS 484.353 Certain vehicles required to stop at all grade crossings of railroad; exceptions.
NRS 484.355 Moving heavy equipment at grade crossing of railroad.
NRS 484.356 Stop required in obedience to direction or traffic-control signal of school crossing guard; penalty.
NRS 484.357 Overtaking and passing school bus; penalty.
NRS 484.358 Report by driver of school bus of violation of NRS 484.357; submission of report to school district and Department; provision of notice to owner of vehicle.
NRS 484.359 Administrative roadblock: Establishment; minimum requirements.
NRS 484.3591 Temporary roadblock: Establishment; minimum requirements.
NRS 484.3593 Authority of police officers not limited by provisions relating to roadblocks.
NRS 484.3595 Failure to stop at roadblock; penalties.
Restrictions on Speed NRS 484.361 Basic rule; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.363 Duty of driver to decrease speed under certain circumstances; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.364 Approach to stopped authorized emergency vehicle making use of flashing lights: Duties of approaching driver; penalty.
NRS 484.365 School bus: Maximum speed.
NRS 484.366 School zone or school crossing zone: Speed limit; designation; signs; determination of hours in which speed limit is in effect.
NRS 484.3665 School zone or school crossing zone: Requirements for signs; placement of portable signs.
NRS 484.3667 Double penalty for certain traffic violations committed in work zones.
NRS 484.367 Speed limit in unincorporated town; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.368 Speed limit: Establishment for vehicles on highways constructed and maintained by Department of Transportation; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.3685 Certain violations of speed limit in rural areas: Fines; Department not to record violation on driver’s record; violation not deemed moving traffic violation.
NRS 484.369 Speed zones and signs.
NRS 484.371 Slow driving; establishment of minimum speed limit.
NRS 484.373 Duties of driver driving motor vehicle at speed so slow as to impede forward movement of traffic; prohibition against stopping vehicle on roadway so as to impede or block normal and reasonable movement of traffic; exception.
NRS 484.374 Duty of driver of slow-moving vehicle to turn off roadway; circumstances in which duty arises; criminal penalty.
NRS 484.375 Special limitations on speed.
Aggressive Driving; Reckless Driving NRS 484.3765 Aggressive driving; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.377 Reckless driving; penalty for willful or wanton disregard for safety causing death or substantial bodily harm; additional penalties.
Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicating Liquor or Controlled or Prohibited Substance NRS 484.379 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Unlawful acts; affirmative defense; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
[Effective until the date of the repeal of the federal law requiring each state to make it unlawful for a person to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 percent or greater as a condition to receiving federal funding for the construction of highways in this state.]
NRS 484.379 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Unlawful acts; affirmative defense; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
[Effective on the date of the repeal of the federal law requiring each state to make it unlawful for a person to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 percent or greater as a condition to receiving federal funding for the construction of highways in this state.]
NRS 484.3791 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Civil penalty.
NRS 484.3792 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Penalties; segregation of offender; probation, suspension of sentence and plea bargaining restricted; intermittent confinement; consecutive sentences.
NRS 484.3793 Evaluation and treatment for alcohol or drug abuse: Definitions.
NRS 484.37935 Evaluation and treatment for alcohol or drug abuse: Standards for approval of evaluation center.
NRS 484.37937 Evaluation and treatment for alcohol or drug abuse: Application by first-time offender to undergo program of treatment; sentencing of offender and conditional suspension of sentence; notice to Department.
NRS 484.3794 Evaluation and treatment for alcohol or drug abuse: Application by second-time offender to undergo program of treatment; sentencing of offender and conditional suspension of sentence; notice to Department.
NRS 484.37943 Evaluation and treatment for alcohol or drug abuse: Evaluation of certain offenders; evaluation to be conducted at evaluation center; exceptions; offender to pay cost of evaluation.
NRS 484.37945 Evaluation and treatment for alcohol or drug abuse: Placement of offender under clinical supervision of treatment facility; payment of charges for treatment; liability of facility limited.
NRS 484.37947 Evaluation and treatment for alcohol or drug abuse: Evaluation or treatment by private company authorized.
NRS 484.3795 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Penalty if death or substantial bodily harm results; segregation of offender; plea bargaining prohibited; affirmative defense; aggravating factor.
[Effective until the date of the repeal of the federal law requiring each state to make it unlawful for a person to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 percent or greater as a condition to receiving federal funding for the construction of highways in this state.]
NRS 484.3795 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Penalty if death or substantial bodily harm results; segregation of offender; plea bargaining prohibited; affirmative defense; aggravating factor.
[Effective on the date of the repeal of the federal law requiring each state to make it unlawful for a person to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 percent or greater as a condition to receiving federal funding for the construction of highways in this state.]
NRS 484.3796 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Evaluation of certain offenders before sentencing; persons qualified to conduct evaluation; results of evaluation to be forwarded to Director of Department of Corrections.
NRS 484.3797 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Offender to attend meeting of panel of victims and provide proof of attendance to court.
NRS 484.37975 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Mandatory suspension of registration of each motor vehicle registered to person convicted of second or subsequent violation; duration of suspension; court to forward copy of order to Department; contents of order; limited exceptions.
NRS 484.3798 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Fee for chemical analysis.
NRS 484.382 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Implied consent to preliminary test; failure to submit to test; use of results of test.
NRS 484.383 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Implied consent to evidentiary test; exemption from blood test; choice of test; circumstances in which police officer may direct person to submit to blood test; restrictions on requiring urine test; failure to submit to test; notification of parent or guardian of minor directed to submit to test.
NRS 484.384 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor: Test showing concentration of alcohol of 0.08 or more in blood or breath; revocation of license, permit or privilege; periods of ineligibility to run consecutively. [Effective until the date of the repeal of the federal law requiring each state to make it unlawful for a person to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 percent or greater as a condition to receiving federal funding for the construction of highways in this state.]
NRS 484.384 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor: Test showing concentration of alcohol of 0.10 or more in blood or breath; revocation of license, permit or privilege; periods of ineligibility to run consecutively. [Effective on the date of the repeal of the federal law requiring each state to make it unlawful for a person to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 percent or greater as a condition to receiving federal funding for the construction of highways in this state.]
NRS 484.385 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or prohibited substance: Seizure of license or permit; order of revocation; administrative and judicial review; temporary license; sufficiency of notice. [Effective until the date of the repeal of the federal law requiring each state to make it unlawful for a person to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 percent or greater as a condition to receiving federal funding for the construction of highways in this state.]
NRS 484.385 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or prohibited substance: Seizure of license or permit; order of revocation; administrative and judicial review; temporary license; sufficiency of notice. [Effective on the date of the repeal of the federal law requiring each state to make it unlawful for a person to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 percent or greater as a condition to receiving federal funding for the construction of highways in this state.]
NRS 484.386 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor: Requirements for evidentiary test of breath to determine concentration of alcohol in breath; use of reasonable force to obtain sample or conduct test.
NRS 484.387 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or prohibited substance: Hearing by Department; additional temporary license; judicial review; cancellation of temporary license. [Effective until the date of the repeal of the federal law requiring each state to make it unlawful for a person to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 percent or greater as a condition to receiving federal funding for the construction of highways in this state.]
NRS 484.387 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or prohibited substance: Hearing by Department; additional temporary license; judicial review; cancellation of temporary license. [Effective on the date of the repeal of the federal law requiring each state to make it unlawful for a person to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 percent or greater as a condition to receiving federal funding for the construction of highways in this state.]
NRS 484.388 Committee on Testing for Intoxication: Creation; appointment and qualifications of members; meetings; quorum; appeal from decision of Committee.
NRS 484.3882 Committee on Testing for Intoxication: Certification of breath-testing devices; creation and maintenance of list of such devices; presumption of accuracy and reliability of device; other evidence of concentration of alcohol in breath not precluded.
NRS 484.3884 Committee on Testing for Intoxication: Adoption of regulations to prescribe standards and procedures to calibrate breath-testing devices; issuance of certificates by Director.
NRS 484.3886 Committee on Testing for Intoxication: Adoption of regulations for certification of persons to operate device to test concentration in breath; judicial notice; presumption of proper operation; evidence of test performed by others not precluded.
NRS 484.3888 Committee on Testing for Intoxication: Adoption of regulations for calibration of devices to test blood or urine and certification of persons who calibrate or operate devices or who examine operators; adoption of regulations concerning operation of devices to test blood or urine.
NRS 484.389 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Admissibility of evidence of refusal to submit to evidentiary test and results of test; availability of results of test.
NRS 484.391 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Opportunity of arrested person to choose qualified person to administer test; substitution of test prohibited.
NRS 484.393 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled or prohibited substance: Results of blood test not admissible in hearing or criminal action unless blood test and procedure for withdrawing blood meet certain requirements; immunity from liability for person administering blood test in certain circumstances.
NRS 484.3935 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor: Presumption that solution or gas used to calibrate device for testing breath is properly prepared.
NRS 484.394 Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor: Analysis of blood of deceased victim of accident involving motor vehicle to determine presence and concentration of alcohol.
NRS 484.3941 Device to prevent person who has consumed alcohol from starting vehicle: “Device” defined.
NRS 484.3943 Device to prevent person who has consumed alcohol from starting vehicle: Imposition by court order; installation and inspection; exceptions.
NRS 484.3945 Device to prevent person who has consumed alcohol from starting vehicle: Penalties for tampering with or driving without device; probation and suspension of sentence prohibited; plea bargaining restricted.
NRS 484.3947 Device to prevent person who has consumed alcohol from starting vehicle: Regulations.
Stopping, Standing and Parking NRS 484.395 Stopping, standing or parking outside of business or residence district.
NRS 484.397 Police officer authorized to remove certain vehicles; protocol for selection and use of towing services; duties and liability of tow car operatior.
NRS 484.398 Preservation of criminal evidence on removal of vehicle from highway.
NRS 484.399 Stopping, standing or parking prohibited in specified places.
NRS 484.401 Prohibited parking in front of theaters, hotels and other buildings.
NRS 484.403 Parallel and angle parking; stopping, standing and parking on highways under jurisdiction of Department of Transportation.
NRS 484.405 Obedience to devices permitting angle parking.
NRS 484.407 Special license plates and special or temporary parking placards and stickers: Use; alternative use of special plates issued pursuant to NRS 482.377; limitations.
NRS 484.408 Parking space designated for handicapped: Signs; required plates, stickers or placards for parking; prohibited acts; penalty.
NRS 484.4085 Local law enforcement agency authorized to appoint volunteers to enforce certain laws concerning parking for handicapped.
NRS 484.409 Parked vehicle at nighttime: Reflectors; lights.
NRS 484.411 Stopping, standing or parking in alley.
NRS 484.413 All-night parking prohibited.
NRS 484.418 Parking for certain purposes prohibited.
NRS 484.421 Parking adjacent to school.
NRS 484.423 Parking on narrow highway.
NRS 484.425 Standing or parking on one-way street.
NRS 484.427 Standing or parking on one-way roadway.
NRS 484.429 Stopping, standing or parking near hazardous or congested place.
NRS 484.431 Stopping, standing or parking in zone for loading passengers at curb.
NRS 484.433 Stopping, standing or parking in zone for loading freight at curb.
NRS 484.435 Stopping, standing or parking in restricted parking zone.
NRS 484.437 Stopping, standing and parking of bus or taxicab.
NRS 484.439 Restricted use of bus and taxicab stands.
NRS 484.441 Regulation of stopping, standing or parking by local authority.
NRS 484.443 Stopping, standing or parking in metered parking zone; unlawful tampering with meter.
NRS 484.444 Local authority authorized to file notice of nonpayment with Department if registered owner of motor vehicle fails to pay certain penalties, fines or other charges; contents of notice; regulations.
Miscellaneous Rules NRS 484.445 Unattended motor vehicle: Stopping engine, locking ignition and removing key.
NRS 484.447 Unattended motor vehicle: Standing on grade.
NRS 484.448 Drinking alcoholic beverage while driving motor vehicle unlawful; open container of alcoholic beverage; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.449 Limitations on backing.
NRS 484.451 Driving upon sidewalk.
NRS 484.453 Obstruction of or interference with driver’s view; interference with driver’s control over driving mechanism; vision of driver through required glass equipment; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.455 Riding in house trailer.
NRS 484.457 Driving on mountain highway.
NRS 484.459 Coasting prohibited.
NRS 484.461 Following fire apparatus prohibited.
NRS 484.463 Crossing fire hose.
NRS 484.465 Putting glass or other injurious substance on highway prohibited.
NRS 484.466 Driving in violation of curfew.
NRS 484.467 Driving through funeral or other procession.
NRS 484.469 Driving in procession.
NRS 484.471 Permits required for certain parades and processions, sound trucks and oversized or overweight vehicles or equipment; penalty for violation.
NRS 484.473 Unlawful riding.
NRS 484.474 Child riding in motor vehicle: Device to restrain child under 5 years of age required; penalty; exceptions. [Effective through May 31, 2004.]
NRS 484.474 Child less than 6 years of age and weighing 60 pounds or less to be secured in child restraint system while being transported in motor vehicle; requirements for system; penalty; exceptions. [Effective June 1, 2004.]
NRS 484.475 Boarding or alighting from vehicle; opening door of vehicle.
NRS 484.477 Motor must be shut off when supply tank being filled with fuel.
NRS 484.479 Highway closed to traffic: Removal of barriers and signs unlawful; driving on highway unlawful; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone.
NRS 484.491 Fusee: Limitation on color.
NRS 484.493 Police officer to remove lights and sirens unlawfully installed or operated.
NRS 484.495 Driving through safety zone prohibited.
NRS 484.496 Reflective material required for person directing or controlling traffic near school.
NRS 484.497 Operator of tow car: Placement of warning signs when rendering assistance to disabled vehicle on certain roadways.
NRS 484.499 Operator of tow car: Placement of flares, warning lights or reflectors near warning signs when rendering assistance to disabled vehicle on highway during darkness.
Operation of Bicycles and Vehicles for Play NRS 484.501 Penalty; responsibility of parent or guardian of minor; applicability to bicycle.
NRS 484.503 Traffic laws apply to person riding bicycle.
NRS 484.504 Persons exempt from traffic laws otherwise applicable to person riding bicycle; exception.
NRS 484.505 Riding on bicycle.
NRS 484.507 Clinging to another vehicle on roadway prohibited.
NRS 484.509 Operating bicycle on roadway.
NRS 484.511 Carrying articles.
NRS 484.513 Lamps, reflectors and brakes required on bicycles.
Operation of Low-Speed Vehicles NRS 484.527 “Low-speed vehicle” defined; highways upon which low-speed vehicles may be operated; exception.

EQUIPMENT OF VEHICLES

Scope and Effect of Regulations

NRS 484.541 General requirements for equipment.

Lamps and Other Equipment for Lighting

NRS 484.545 When lighted lamps are required.
NRS 484.547 Distance of visibility and mounted height of lamps.
NRS 484.549 Head lamps on motor vehicles and special mobile equipment.
NRS 484.551 Tail lamps.
NRS 484.553 Reflectors.
NRS 484.555 Stop lamps.
NRS 484.557 Turn signals.
NRS 484.559 Requirements for pole trailer.
NRS 484.561 Additional equipment for lighting required on certain vehicles.
NRS 484.563 Colors of certain lamps, lights and reflectors.
NRS 484.565 Mounting of reflectors, clearance lamps and side marker lamps.
NRS 484.567 Visibility requirements for reflectors, clearance lamps, identification lamps and marker lamps.
NRS 484.569 Obstructed lights.
NRS 484.571 Lamps on parked vehicle.
NRS 484.573 Lamps and reflectors on farm tractors, farm equipment and implements of husbandry.
NRS 484.575 Lamps and reflectors on other vehicles.
NRS 484.577 Spot lamps, auxiliary lamps and lamps for fog.
NRS 484.579 Flashing amber warning light: Limitations on operation and display; permit to mount on certain vehicles; fee.
NRS 484.582 Display of flashing amber warning light and signs by certain vehicles used to sell food or beverage.
NRS 484.583 Display of flashing amber warning light by vehicle of public utility.
NRS 484.584 Use and display of blue tail lamps by certain vehicles of Department of Transportation; conditions.
NRS 484.585 Additional equipment for lighting.
NRS 484.587 Equipment for lighting road with multiple beams.
NRS 484.589 Use of equipment for lighting road with multiple beams.
NRS 484.591 Number and intensity of lamps on front of vehicle.
Brakes NRS 484.593 Equipment required.
NRS 484.595 Requirements for performance.
NRS 484.597 Maintenance.
NRS 484.599 Equipment for towing vehicle.
NRS 484.601 Arrangement of system; device for control.
NRS 484.603 Reservoirs.
NRS 484.605 Warning signals and devices for certain buses, trucks and truck-tractors.
NRS 484.6055 Conditions upon use of compression brakes; penalty.

Odometers

NRS 484.606 Definitions.
NRS 484.6061 Unlawful devices.
NRS 484.6062 Unlawful change of mileage.
NRS 484.6063 Operation with intent to defraud unlawful.
NRS 484.6064 Conspiracy.
NRS 484.6065 Lawful service, repair or replacement; notice to be attached to vehicle when odometer adjusted to read zero.
NRS 484.60665 Department to enforce provisions of federal law relating to disclosure of odometer reading of motor vehicle and certain other information.
NRS 484.6067 Criminal penalties.
NRS 484.6068 Civil penalties.
NRS 484.6069 Injunctive relief.
Other Equipment NRS 484.607 Horns and other warning devices.
NRS 484.609 Unlawful to operate out-of-state or foreign privately owned motor vehicle equipped with red light or siren; exception; penalty.
NRS 484.6101 Standards and regulations for noise emission; compliance.
NRS 484.611 Mufflers: Prevention of emissions.
NRS 484.612 Mudguards.
NRS 484.613 Mirrors on trucks.
NRS 484.617 Mirrors on all motor vehicles.
NRS 484.619 Windshield and windows must be unobstructed.
NRS 484.6195 Restrictions on tinting of windshield or side or rear window.
NRS 484.621 Windshield wipers.
NRS 484.623 Safety glazing material in motor vehicles and campers.
NRS 484.625 Replacement of glazing materials.
NRS 484.627 Certain vehicles to carry pot torches, lanterns or reflectors; display of devices when vehicle is disabled.
NRS 484.629 Display of warning devices by vehicle of public utility parked at site of work.
NRS 484.631 Tow cars required to be equipped with broom, shovel and fire extinguisher; duties of driver; failure to perform duties.
NRS 484.633 Equipment for tow car: Flashing amber warning lamp; flares, lanterns, lights or reflectors.
NRS 484.637 Equipment for tow car: Rear and stop lamps; portable electric extension cord.
NRS 484.639 Television-type receiving equipment.
NRS 484.641 Safety belts and shoulder harness assembly; requirements for child and other passenger; penalty; exemptions. [Effective through May 31, 2004.]
NRS 484.641 Safety belts and shoulder harness assembly; requirements for child and other passenger; penalty; exemptions. [Effective June 1, 2004, until the date the Federal Government rescinds the requirement for the installation of automatic restraints in new private passenger motor vehicles, if that action is based upon the enactment or continued operation of certain amendatory and transitory provisions contained in chapter 480, Statutes of Nevada 1987.]
NRS 484.641 Safety belts and shoulder harness assembly. [Effective on the date the Federal Government rescinds the requirement for the installation of automatic restraints in new private passenger motor vehicles, if that action is based upon the enactment or continued operation of certain amendatory and transitory provisions contained in chapter 480, Statutes of Nevada 1987.]
NRS 484.6415 Use of safety belts within taxicabs.
NRS 484.642 Pneumatic tires: Standards; sale or use of nonconforming tire prohibited.
NRS 484.6425 Use of certain studded tires prohibited.
NRS 484.643 Traction devices, tire chains or snow tires: Use required where highway marked or posted.
NRS 484.6432 Traction devices, tire chains or snow tires: Requirements under certain circumstances.
NRS 484.6434 Traction devices, tire chains or snow tires: Installation and mounting.
NRS 484.6436 Mechanical device to provide traction.
NRS 484.644 Device for control of pollution: Use required; disconnection or alteration prohibited; exceptions.
NRS 484.6441 Device for control of pollution: Penalty; proof of conformity may be required.
NRS 484.646 Emblem for slow moving vehicle displayed on certain vehicles; standards.

INSPECTION OF VEHICLES

NRS 484.695 Inspection by peace officer or inspector; citation or notice of violation; centers for inspection; standards for tires and brakes.
NRS 484.697 Operation of vehicle without required equipment or in unsafe condition prohibited; exceptions.
NRS 484.701 Penalty for failure or refusal to stop and submit to inspection or test.

SIZE, WEIGHT AND LOAD

NRS 484.737 Prohibited acts concerning size or weight of vehicle; special permit; emergencies; exceptions.
NRS 484.738 Height of vehicle: Maximum heights with load; exception; unlawful acts.
NRS 484.7385 Height of vehicle: Maximum ground clearance; exceptions.
NRS 484.739 Length of vehicle: Restrictions; special permit; exceptions.
NRS 484.741 Length of vehicle: Penalty.
NRS 484.743 Authorized movement of vehicle on public highway in excess of limits on size and weight; permit; fee.
NRS 484.744 Operation of motor vehicle exceeding its declared gross weight unlawful.
NRS 484.745 Maximum weight of vehicle on any axle or per tire.
NRS 484.746 Alternative limitations on weight for trailer or semitrailer. [Repealed.]
NRS 484.748 Limitations on weight for vehicle used by licensed hauler of garbage and refuse.
NRS 484.7485 Limitations on weight for vehicle used by regional transportation commission or its contractor to provide public mass transportation; exception for certain vehicles used as part of demonstration project; definitions.
NRS 484.751 Measurement of distance between axles.
NRS 484.752 Applicability of limits on weight to federal highways; reduction of limits by Department of Transportation or governing body of city or county.
NRS 484.753 Exemption for traction engine and tractor; circular metal band required.
NRS 484.755 Enforcement by officer of Nevada Highway Patrol; weighing; requiring removal of excess load; penalty.
NRS 484.757 Fines for violations of limits on weight.
NRS 484.759 Maximum width of vehicle; permit for increased size or weight.
NRS 484.7595 Maximum width of bus.
NRS 484.760 Maximum width of trailer, semitrailer, special mobile equipment or equipment for construction or maintenance of highway.
NRS 484.7605 Width of load of loosely piled agricultural products; restrictions for implement of husbandry moved over highway.
NRS 484.7615 Applicability of limits on width to federal highways.
NRS 484.762 Permit for movement of oversized manufactured or mobile home or similar structure: Requirements; conditions; regulations.
NRS 484.7625 Permit for movement of oversized manufactured or mobile home or similar structure: Additional requirements and conditions; designation of highways; regulations.
NRS 484.7631 Permit to operate oversized vehicle; regulations limiting hours, days or routes for movement of oversized vehicle.
NRS 484.764 Contents of application for permit.
NRS 484.765 Maximum weight of vehicle for continuous permit; fee; revocation.
NRS 484.767 Carrying and inspection of permit.
NRS 484.769 Penalties for operation of oversized or overweight vehicle without permit or in violation of permit.
NRS 484.771 Load on vehicle.
NRS 484.773 Regulations: Loading and securing loads; safety chains and cables for combinations of vehicles.
NRS 484.775 Display of red lights or flag on load.

RESPECTIVE POWERS OF STATE AND LOCAL AUTHORITIES

NRS 484.777 Provisions uniform throughout state; local authority prohibited from enacting certain ordinances; trial for same offense prohibited.
NRS 484.778 City may adopt penalties for misdemeanors imposed by NRS 484.3792.
NRS 484.779 Powers of local authority.
NRS 484.781 Adoption of manual and specifications for devices for control of traffic by Department of Transportation.
NRS 484.783 Local device for control of traffic.
NRS 484.785 Designation of through highways and intersections requiring stop or yield; vehicle entering intersection.
NRS 484.787 Designation of authorized emergency vehicles; equipment; limitations on use of warning devices.
NRS 484.789 Permit for authorized emergency vehicle issued to other vehicles; certain vehicles not considered emergency vehicles.

PROCEDURE UPON ARREST

NRS 484.791 Arrest without warrant for certain offenses.
NRS 484.792 Citation for operation of vehicle without insurance or for failure to present proof of insurance.
NRS 484.793 When person must be taken immediately before magistrate.
NRS 484.795 When peace officer has option to take person before magistrate.
NRS 484.797 Arrest of nonresident.
NRS 484.799 Citation: Contents; 5-day notice to appear in court; written promise to appear.
NRS 484.800 Matching of certain information before driver arrested for prior offense.
NRS 484.801 Authority of peace officer at scene of accident.
NRS 484.803 Appearance before magistrate having jurisdiction.
NRS 484.805 Release of defendant when magistrate not available.
NRS 484.807 Failure to obey citation.
NRS 484.809 Procedure prescribed for arrest without warrant not exclusive.
NRS 484.810 Issuance of warrant for failure to obey citation for parking violation.
NRS 484.811 Issuance of forms for traffic citations; records.
NRS 484.813 Disposition and records of traffic citations.
NRS 484.815...... Audit of records of traffic citations.
NRS 484.817 Copy of citation deemed lawful complaint.

MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

NRS 484.900 Sponsor of special event to provide for control of vehicular traffic.
NRS 484.910 Use by governmental entity or agent of photographic, video or digital equipment to gather evidence for issuance of traffic citation.

GENERAL VIOLATIONS OF CHAPTER

NRS 484.999 General rule: Performance of act forbidden by chapter or failure to perform act required by chapter is misdemeanor; authority of court to order repeat offender to pay for and attend school for driver training.

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