Laws and Regulations

In order to practice within the state of Nevada, Licensed Behavior Analysts, Licensed Assistant Behavior Analysts, and Registered Behavior Technicians are ethically bound to know the laws and regulations that govern the practice of Applied Behavior Analysis.

State of Nevada Laws and Regulations

Nevada Revised Statute Chapter 641D Applied Behavior Analysis provides the authority to administer and regulate the practice of licensed behavior analysts, licensed assistant behavior analysts, and registered behavior technicians within the state of Nevada.

Nevada Administrative Code Chapter 641 provides codified administrative regulations in regards to Psychologists, Licensed Behavior Analysts, Licensed Assistant Behavior Analysts, Autism Behavior Interventionists, Psychological Assistants, Psychological Interns and Unlicensed Personnel.

Nevada Revised Statute Chapter 241 Meetings of State and Local Agencies provides information for consumers regarding the requirement that public bodies, such as the NVABAB, conduct the people’s business (i.e., actions, deliberations) openly.

Other Relevant NRS

Federal Laws

Ethics Code

The NV ABA Board has adopted the provisions set forth in the most recent edition of The Ethics Code for Behavior Analysts. These may be accessed via BACB’s website:

Notice to Patients Regarding the Destruction of Health Care Records

Pursuant to the provisions of NRS 629.051 Subsection 7: