NV SB44 | 2021 | 81st Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Committee Bill
Status: Passed on June 11 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-11 - Chapter 522.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


AN ACT relating to behavioral health; requiring an alternate means for an applicant for certain licenses and certificates to submit official transcripts if certain conditions are satisfied; requiring the adoption of regulations that authorize the remote supervision of certain persons; requiring licensing boards that regulate various professions relating to behavioral health to report certain information; revising provisions governing certain licenses by endorsement; providing for the issuance of a license as a master social worker to an applicant who meets certain qualifications; authorizing a master social worker or independent social worker to engage in certain activities; prescribing required documentation for an applicant for a license to engage in social work who is the graduate of a foreign college or university; authorizing the Board of Examiners for Social Workers to place a license to engage in social work on inactive status and refuse to issue a license under certain circumstances; requiring an employee of the Board to submit a complaint against a licensee to the Board under certain circumstances; prohibiting a person from engaging in the unlicensed practice of social work; providing a penalty; and providing other matters properly relating thereto.

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Revises provisions governing behavioral health professionals. (BDR 54-428)


Roll Calls

2021-05-21 - Assembly - Assembly Final Passage (Y: 34 N: 7 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-04-20 - Senate - Senate Final Passage (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-06-11SenateChapter 522.
2021-06-08SenateApproved by the Governor.
2021-05-27SenateEnrolled and delivered to Governor.
2021-05-24SenateAssembly Amendment No. 637 concurred in. To enrollment.
2021-05-24SenateIn Senate.
2021-05-24AssemblyTo Senate.
2021-05-24AssemblyFrom printer. To engrossment. Engrossed. First reprint.
2021-05-21AssemblyTo printer.
2021-05-21AssemblyRead third time. Passed, as amended. Title approved, as amended. (Yeas: 34, Nays: 7, Absent: 1.)
2021-05-21AssemblyDispensed with reprinting.
2021-05-21AssemblyRead third time. Amended. (Amend. No. 637.)
2021-05-21AssemblyDeclared an emergency measure under the Constitution.
2021-05-21AssemblyFrom committee: Amend, and do pass as amended.
2021-04-22AssemblyRead first time. Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor. To committee.
2021-04-22AssemblyIn Assembly.
2021-04-20SenateRead third time. Passed. Title approved. (Yeas: 21, Nays: None.) To Assembly.
2021-04-19SenateRead second time.
2021-04-19SenatePlaced on Second Reading File.
2021-04-19SenateFrom committee: Amend, and do pass as amended.
2021-02-01SenateRead first time. To committee.
2020-12-15SenateFrom printer.
2020-11-18SenatePrefiled. Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor. To printer.

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