1. If a utility or landlord intends to
terminate service to a customer because of nonpayment, the utility or landlord
shall postpone the termination if the termination would occur during a
forecasted period of extreme heat for the local geographical area which
encompasses the location where service is provided and which typically
experiences similar temperature conditions as the location where service is
As used in this
(a) "Forecasted period of extreme
heat" means any period of 24 hours for which the National Weather Service has
issued a forecast predicting that, at some point during the period of 24 hours,
the outside temperature will be 105 degrees Fahrenheit or higher.
(b) "National Weather Service" means the
National Weather Service of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
of the United States Department of Commerce.
Nev. Admin. Code § 704.3934
Added to NAC by Pub.
Utilities Comm'n by R126-02, eff. 2-17-2005