Senate Bill 254 removes the provision in Nevada law protecting people from civil liability when they justifiably use potentially deadly force against a person who is injured or killed while invading their home.
Summary:Removes provision that provides immunity from civil liability in actions involving use of force under certain circumstances. (BDR 3-683)Title:AN ACT relating to civil liability; removing the provision of law that provides immunity from civil liability in actions involving the use of force in certain circumstances; and providing other matters properly relating thereto.Introduction Date:Thursday, March 9, 2017Fiscal Notes:Effect on Local Government: No.
Effect on the State: No.Digest:Primary Sponsors
Source: State of Nevada – SB254