Governor Sisolak Signs 60 Bills, Including K-12 budget, a Measure Strengthening Lifetime Supervision for Sex Offenders, and a Bill to Improve Schools’ Ability to Report Child Abuse or Neglect

CARSON CITY, NV - June 06, 2019

Today, Governor Steve Sisolak signed 60 bills into law, including the budget that funds K-12 education in Nevada, a measure that strengthens conditions for lifetime supervision of those convicted of the most heinous sex crimes, and a bill that requires school districts to report data on instances of abuse or neglect of schoolchildren.

Senate Bill 555 is the budget bill that funds K-12 public education in Nevada. This bill is part of the largest public education budget in Nevada state history and includes an estimated weighted average per-pupil support of $6,218.

Senate Bill 8 strengthens conditions for lifetime supervision of criminals convicted of the most heinous sex crimes. The bill requires that those under lifetime supervision participate in a professional counseling program and not use any aliases or fictitious names, among other conditions.

Assembly Bill 261 requires school districts to report to the Nevada Department of Education data concerning training provided to school personnel on children’s personal safety, as well as on the number of incidents of abuse or neglect of a child reported to law enforcement.

Additional bills signed by Governor Sisolak today, June 5, 2019

AB216
AB164
AB524
AB536
SB209
SB461
SB432
AB68
AB223
AB234
AB364
AB449
AB476
AB494
AB498
AB92
AB222
AB276
AB416
AB526
SB69
SB221
SB346
SB363
SB427
SB431
SB435
SB537
SB542
SB549
AB383
AB466
SB125
SB140
SB181
SB236
SB243
SB250
SB258
SB279
SB302
SB316
SB347
SB362
SB410
SB417
SB477
AB378
AB62
AB132
AB161
AB166
AB232
AB244
AB403
AB404
AB303
 

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