Governor Sisolak 70 bills into law

Carson City, NV May 27, 2021

Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed the following 70 bills into law today

Noteworthy bills signed by Governor Sisolak today include:

  • Assembly Bill 187, sponsored by Assemblyman Jason Frierson, which designates the month of September of each year as “Ovarian and Prostate Cancer Prevention and Awareness Month” in Nevada.
  • Assembly Bill 89, which authorizes the Board of Wildlife Commissioners (Commission) to adopt regulations establishing a program that allows a person to transfer his/her big game tag to a qualified organization for use by a person who is 16 years of age or younger and who is otherwise eligible to hunt or who has a disability or life-threatening medical condition.
  • Senate Bill 251, which requires primary care providers to attempt to determine whether adult women, to whom they provide services, have a personal or family history of certain cancers or meet other criteria for which the United States Preventive Services Task Force recommends screening for a harmful mutation of the BRCA gene.

The Governor signed the additional following bills today:

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