There are many regulations, policies and statutes that govern the activities of the Department of Administration and its interactions with state agencies. Below you will find details on the statutes that define the department and its divisions, the policy statements that govern internal operations and the directives that guide agencies in related matters.
Executive Orders are official directives issued by the Governor mandating certain governmental actions. Many Executive Orders pertain directly to Department of Administration programs and activities. View current and past Executive Orders here.
The Nevada Revised Statutes (NRS) are the current codified laws of the State of Nevada. Statutes listed in this section govern the activities of the Department of Administration and its divisions.
The Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) is the codified administrative regulations of the Executive Branch of the State of Nevada. NAC listed in this section govern the activities of the Department of Administration and its divisions.
The State Administrative Manual (SAM) is an official publication of the Department of Administration and is issued under authority of the Governor and the Board of Examiners. The Governor instructs all State executive agencies to comply with the provisions of this manual to promote economy and efficiency in the government of the State of Nevada.
The purpose of the Policy Directive is to communicate information about policies, procedures and processes relating to matters overseen by the Department of Administration and its divisions. Each division is responsible for administering its own policy directives. All directives can be found here organized by division.