NV SB203 | 2019 | 80th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-2)
Status: Passed on June 13 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-13 - Chapter 601.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


AN ACT relating to persons with disabilities; authorizing the establishment of a program to negotiate discounts and rebates for hearing devices and related costs for children who are deaf or hard of hearing; requiring the establishment of a program to provide hearing aids at no charge to certain children who reside in low-income households; providing for the establishment of criteria for evaluating the development of language and literacy skills by certain young children who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind, visually impaired or both deaf and blind; requiring the Department of Education to develop a resource for parents or guardians to measure the development of such skills by such children; requiring a team developing certain plans and programs for such children to use the established criteria to measure the development of such skills by such children; requiring the Department to publish an annual report concerning the development of such skills by such children; and providing other matters properly relating thereto.

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Revises provisions governing programs for children who are blind, visually impaired, deaf or hard of hearing. (BDR 38-77)


Roll Calls

2019-05-23 - Assembly - Assembly Final Passage (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-04-23 - Senate - Senate Final Passage (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-06-13SenateChapter 601.
2019-06-12SenateApproved by the Governor.
2019-06-07SenateEnrolled and delivered to Governor.
2019-06-05SenateTo enrollment.
2019-06-03SenateFrom printer. To re-engrossment. Re-engrossed. Third reprint.
2019-06-03SenateTo printer.
2019-06-03Senate(Conference Amend. No. CA3.)
2019-06-03SenateConference report adopted by Assembly.
2019-06-02SenateConference report adopted by Senate.
2019-06-02SenateFrom committee: Concur in Assembly Amendment No. 811 and further amend.
2019-05-31SenateConference Committee appointed by Senate. To committee.
2019-05-31SenateIn Senate.
2019-05-31AssemblyAssembly Amendment No. 811 not receded from. Conference requested. Conference Committee appointed by Assembly. To Senate.
2019-05-28AssemblyIn Assembly.
2019-05-28SenateAssembly Amendment No. 811 not concurred in. To Assembly.
2019-05-24SenateIn Senate.
2019-05-23AssemblyRead third time. Passed, as amended. Title approved. (Yeas: 40, Nays: None, Excused: 1, Vacant: 1.) To Senate.
2019-05-23AssemblyFrom printer. To reengrossment. Reengrossed. Second reprint.
2019-05-22AssemblyRead second time. Amended. (Amend. No. 811.) To printer.
2019-05-22AssemblyPlaced on Second Reading File.
2019-05-22AssemblyFrom committee: Amend, and do pass as amended.
2019-04-25AssemblyRead first time. Referred to Committee on Health and Human Services. To committee.
2019-04-25AssemblyIn Assembly.
2019-04-23SenateRead third time. Passed, as amended. Title approved, as amended. (Yeas: 21, Nays: None.) To Assembly.
2019-04-23SenateFrom printer. To engrossment. Engrossed. First reprint.
2019-04-22SenateRead second time. Amended. (Amend. No. 164.) To printer.
2019-04-22SenatePlaced on Second Reading File.
2019-04-22SenateFrom committee: Amend, and do pass as amended.
2019-03-18SenateNotice of eligibility for exemption.
2019-02-19SenateFrom printer. To committee.
2019-02-18SenateRead first time. Referred to Committee on Health and Human Services. To printer.

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