Penalties for Failure to Report and False Reporting of Child Abuse and Neglect - Nevada

Date: February 2019

Failure to Report

Citation: Rev. Stat. § 432B.240

Any person who knowingly and willfully violates the provisions of § 432B.220 is guilty of one of the following:

  • For the first violation, a misdemeanor
  • For each subsequent violation, a gross misdemeanor

False Reporting

This issue is not addressed in the statutes reviewed.