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Title 3 Revenue and Finance
Title 5 Business Licenses and Regulations
Title 6 Animals
Title 8 Health and Safety
Title 9 Criminal Code
Title 10 Vehicles and Traffic
10.04 General Provisions
10.08 Control Devices
10.10 Temporary Traffic Control
10.12 Parking
10.14 Drivers' Licenses
10.16 Speed
10.18 Vehicle Insurance
10.22 Vehicle Registration
10.24 Recreational Trails
10.28 Motorcycles
Title 12 Streets and Other Public Places
Title 13 Parks
Title 14 Airports
Title 18 Town Annexation and Service Districts
Title 19 Initiative Ordinances
Title 20 Consolidated Development Code
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County Codes
Title 10 Vehicles and Traffic
10.04 General Provisions
10.04.010 Purpose of title
10.04.020 Application of title
10.04.030 NRS 484A-484E and 486 adopted by reference
10.04.040 Penalty
10.04.050 Warrant issuance
10.04.060 Definitions

10.04.010 Purpose of title
The purpose of this title is to regulate vehicles, bicycles, pedestrians and traffic in the county in order to protect and promote the public health, safety and general welfare. (Ord. 225 (part), 1974)
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10.04.020 Application of title
The provisions of this title shall apply throughout the county, including general improvement districts organized pursuant to state law, unless otherwise provided in this code or by state law. (Ord. 225 (part), 1974)
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10.04.030 NRS 484A-484E and 486 adopted by reference
The traffic and motorcycle provisions of chapters 484A-484E and 486 of NRS, including the definitions therein but excluding NRS sections 486.061 through 486.171, as amended and as may be amended from time to time are adopted by reference. (Ord. 1484, 2017; Ord. 225 (part), 1974)
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10.04.040 Penalty
    A. It is unlawful, and unless otherwise declared in NRS chapter 484A-484E with respect to particular offenses or in subsection B of this section, it is a misdemeanor for any person to do any act forbidden or to fail to perform any act required in this title.
    B. Any violation of any traffic sign, signal or marking provision as set forth in NRS sections 484B.300 through 484B.320; any violation of any driving on right side of highway, overtaking and passing, or use of highway provision, as set forth in NRS sections 484B.200 through 484B.593; and any violation of any right-of-way provision, as set forth in NRS sections 484B.250 through 484B.267; any violation of any pedestrian's rights and duties provision, as set forth in NRS sections 484B.280 through 484B.297; any violation of any turning and starting, and signals on stopping and turning provision, as set forth in NRS sections 484B.400 through 484B.420; any violation of any speed restriction, as set forth in NRS sections 484B.600 through 484B.633; any violation of any stopping, starting or parking provision, as set forth in NRS sections 484B.440 through 484B.527; any violation of any protective headgear provision, as set forth in NRS section 486.231; or any violation of any control device, parking or speed provision, as expressed in this title, shall constitute an infraction.   (Ord. 1484, 2017; Ord. 264 §1, 1977; Ord. 225 (part), 1974)

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10.04.050 Warrant issuance
In the event any person fails to comply with a traffic citation given to such person or attached to a vehicle, or fails to make appearance pursuant to a summons directing an appearance in court, the sheriff or his delegate shall secure and issue a warrant for such person's arrest. (Ord. 225 (part), 1974)
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10.04.060 Definitions
The general provisions of NRS chapter 482, 483, 484A-484E, 485 and 486, as amended from time to time, are hereby adopted by reference and incorporated into this code. (Ord. 1484, 2017; Ord. 651, 1994)
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