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The Nevada Legislative Counsel Bureau's Executive Director is selected by the Nevada Legislative Commission. The Director hires all staff and assistant directors to the Legislative Counsel Bureau.
The Fiscal Division handles all fiscal research and analysis for the Nevada Legislature. The Fiscal Division runs a Interim Finance Committee which consists of members of the Nevada Assembly and the Nevada Senate. The Interim Finance Committee is responsible for all oversight of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, review of the Nevada revenue structure, and all oversight of the Public Works Board.
The Fiscal Division provides publications on the Nevada State Budget. These reports include the Fiscal Report that outline all revenue trends and projections before the Nevada Governor releases their version of the state budget. Also, an Appropriations Report is published which outlines all spending and taxing actions done on the part of the Legislature. Also, all the budgets that are approved are published by the Fiscal Division. Nevada does their budget biennially which is every two years.
The Legal Division is responsible for drafting all bills and resolutions. Also, the Legal Division is responsible for the publication and indexing of the Nevada Revised Code. The Legal Division can represent the Legislature in any legal proceeding or action.
The Research Division maintains a research library handling all past bills and publications of the Nevada Legislature along with maintaining a historical database of all people that served in the Legislature since 1861. The Vote Nevada website is also run by the Research Division. Also, new publications are released by the Legislative Counsel Bureau's research division.
State of Nevada
Carson City (capital)
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