Eighth Judicial Court Rules

Rule 5.39 – Contested child custody cases: NRS 125A declaration.

Rule 5.39. Contested child custody cases: NRS 125A declaration.

  • In any case where custody of a minor child of the parties is at issue and the minor child has resided outside the State of Nevada within the last 5 years, each party is required to file a declaration pursuant to NRS 125A.120, on a form approved by the court, setting forth the names and present addresses of the persons with whom the child has lived during that period. The declaration must be filed with the moving papers of each party before the contested issue of child custody is heard by the judge.

    [Amended; effective August 21, 2000.]