Nev. Admin. Code § 293.182 - Requirements for individual documents of petitions other than initiative and referendum petitions

Current through August 4, 2021

1. A person who submits a petition that consists of more than one document to the county clerk for verification of the signatures shall sequentially number each page of each document in the petition, beginning with the number 1.
2. If a petition consists of more than one document, each of those documents must, in addition to any other requirements:
(a) Contain sequentially numbered spaces for:
(1) The name of each person signing the petition.
(2) The signature of the person signing the petition.
(3) The street address of the residence where the person signing the petition actually resides, unless a street address has not been assigned. If a street address has not been assigned, the document may contain the mailing address of the person signing the petition.
(4) The name of the county where the person is a registered voter.
(5) The date of the signature.
(b) Have attached to it, when filed, an affidavit signed by the person who circulated the document in substantially the following form:


COUNTY OF _____________

I, __________ (print name), being first duly sworn under penalty of perjury, depose and say:

(1) that I reside at ______________________ (print street, city and state);
(2) that I am 18 years of age or older;
(3) that I personally circulated this document;
(4) that all signatures were affixed in my presence;
(5) that I believe each person who signed was at the time of signing a registered voter in the county of his or her residence; and
(6) that the number of signatures affixed thereon is ___________________.


Signature of circulator

Subscribed and sworn to or affirmed

before me this ____ day of ____, _____.


Notary public or other person licensed

to administer an oath

3. Any document of a petition may consist of more than one page. If a document consists of more than one page:
(a) Each page, including a blank signature page, must be numbered sequentially, beginning with the number 1 for each document;
(b) All the pages must be stapled, bound or attached in a similar manner that does not include the use of paper clips, rubber bands or binder clips and must be placed in numerical order; and
(c) The affidavit required by paragraph (b) of subsection 2 must appear on the last pages of the document.
4. As used in this section, "petition" means a petition containing signatures which are required to be verified pursuant to NRS 293.128, 293.165, 293.172, 293.200, 298.109, 306.015, 306.035 or 306.110.


Nev. Admin. Code § 293.182
Added to NAC by Sec'y of State, eff. 3-15-96; A by R013-00, 4-4-2000; R183-01, 5-10-2002; R072-06, 7-14-2006; R092-09, 10-27-2009

NRS 293.124, 293.247

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