Dietitians under Nevada Law

Statutes and Regulations

Click on the links below for the Nevada laws and regulations governing dietitians.

Mandatory Abuse Reporting

Dietitians are mandatory abuse reporters. Click on the links below to review the laws governing mandatory abuse reporting.

Criminal History

Click on the link below for list of the disqualifying crimes for licensure as a dietitian in Nevada.

The application refers to several NRS’s in the Criminal History Section. Below are the links to the different laws referenced.
  • Abuse, neglect, exploitation or isolation of older persons or vulnerable persons, including, without limitation, a violation of any provision of NRS 200.5091 to NRS 200.50995, inclusive, or a law of any other jurisdiction that prohibits the same or similar conduct.
  • A violation of any provision of NRS 422.450 to NRS 422.590, inclusive.
  • A violation of any federal or state law regulating the possession, distribution or use of any controlled substance or any dangerous drug as defined in NRS Chapter 454.


    Click the link below for Nevada law governing use of words or letters designating person as a licensed or registered dietitian.