“Service animal” means an animal that has been trained to assist or accommodate a person with a disability.
“Service animal in training” means an animal that is being trained to assist or accommodate a person with a disability.
It is unlawful for a place of public accommodation to:
A landlord may not refuse to rent a dwelling subject to the provisions of chapter 118A of NRS to a person with a disability solely because an animal will be residing with the prospective tenant in the dwelling if the animal assists, supports or provides service to the person with a disability.
A person shall not:
Also owes restitution that must cover all costs for aides, assistance, transportation and other hardships incurred during the absence, and until the replacement, of the service animal or service animal in training.
Also liable for civil damages under N. R. S. 426.820
Person who is blind and on foot and using a service animal or carrying a cane has the right-of-way. Driver must yield and take precautions. Violators shall be punished by imprisonment in the county jail for not more than 6 months or by a fine of not less than $100 nor more than $500, or by both fine and imprisonment.
Any person other than a person who is blind, deaf, or a person with a physical disability who uses a service animal is guilty of a misdemeanor.
Also, it is unlawful for a person to fraudulently misrepresent an animal as a service animal or service animal in training. Person is guilty of a misdemeanor and shall be punished by a fine of not more than $500.
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