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Title 1 General Provisions
Title 2 Administration and Personnel
Title 3 Revenue and Finance
3.02 Local Government Investments
3.03 Central Cashiering
3.04 County-City Relief Tax
3.06 Douglas County Sales and Use Tax Ordinance of 1999
3.08 Motor Vehicle Fuel Tax
3.10 Additional Motor Vehicle Fuel Tax
3.12 Occupancy Tax
3.14 Transient Lodging Rental Tax
3.16 Aviation Fuel Tax
3.20 Open Space Assessments
3.24 Residential Construction Tax (School)
3.25 Residential Construction Tax (Transportation)
3.26 Residential Construction Tax (Parks)
3.28 Funds to Assist Victims of Domestic Violence
3.32 Fund for Medical Assistance to Indigent Persons
3.34 Funds to Support Programs of Dispute Resolution
3.36 Funds for the Prevention or Treatment of Alcohol or Drug Abuse and for Genetic Marker Testing
3.40 Funds for the Provisions of Justices’ Court Facilities
3.42 Filing Fees on Civil Actions for Pro Bono Programs and Legal Services for Abused Children and Victims
3.44 Account for the Acquisition and Improvement of Technology in the Office of the County Assessor
3.46 Allocation of fine money for violation section 9.453.336 (Marijuana possession)
3.48 Filing Fees on Civil Actions in District Court for Court Security
3.50 Surcharge for Enhancement or Improvement of Telephone System used for Reporting Emergency
3.60 Utility Operator License Fee
3.70 Transient Lodging License Tax
Title 5 Business Licenses and Regulations
Title 6 Animals
Title 8 Health and Safety
Title 9 Criminal Code
Title 10 Vehicles and Traffic
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
Effective Date
Table of Ordinances
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County Codes
Title 3 Revenue and Finance
3.48 Filing Fees on Civil Actions in District Court for Court Security
3.48.010 Purpose.
3.48.020 Filing fees on civil actions in district court.
3.48.030 Collection.
3.48.040 Creation of fund for court security.
3.48.050 Use of fund for court security.

3.48.010 Purpose.
In addition to any other fee required by law, a filing fee is imposed on any civil action in district court to offset a portion of the costs of providing court security pursuant to NRS Chapter 19 and AB 65, 75 NV Leg. Sess. (2009). (Ord. 1290, 2009)
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3.48.020 Filing fees on civil actions in district court.
In addition to any other fee required by law, a fee of twenty dollars is to be paid on the commencement of any civil action or proceeding in the district court for which a filing fee is required and on the filing of any answer or appearance in any such action or proceeding for which a filing fee is required, except as otherwise required pursuant to NRS 19.034. (Ord. 1290, 2009)
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3.48.030 Collection.
On or before the fifth day of each month, the clerk of the court shall account for and pay over to the county treasurer any such fees collected by him during the preceding month.  The county treasurer will deposit the money received in a special revenue account. (Ord. 1290, 2009)
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3.48.040 Creation of fund for court security.
A special revenue fund, which will be known as the fund for court security, is established in the general fund. (Ord. 1290, 2009)
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3.48.050 Use of fund for court security.

    A.  The County may only use the money in the special revenue fund for court security to:
         1.  Fund additional positions for bailiffs, marshal, security guards or similar personnel;
         2.  Supplement existing funding used to pay bailiffs, marshals, security guards and similar
personnel.
         3.  Acquire necessary capital goods for court security;
         4.  Provide security training and education to personnel;
         5.  Conduct security audits; and
         6.  Acquire, maintain, support, train or implement appropriate technology relating to court
security.
    B.  That fund must not be used to supplant existing budgets for bailiffs or deputy marshals who are assigned to work in a courtroom;
    C.  The Chief Judge of the District Court must approve any expenditures from the special revenue fund; and
    D.  If any balance remains, it may be carried forward to the next fiscal year. (Ord. 1290, 2009)

 

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