Nevada revised Statutes
NRS 632.475 Unlawful to require participation in abortion.
1. An employer shall not require a registered nurse, a licensed practical
nurse, a nursing assistant or any other person employed to furnish direct
personal health service to a patient to participate directly in the
induction or performance of an abortion if the employee has filed a written
statement with the employer indicating a moral, ethical or religious basis
for refusal to participate in the abortion.
2. If the statement provided for in subsection 1 is filed with the
employer, the employer shall not penalize or discipline the employee for
declining to participate directly in the induction or performance of an
3. The provisions of subsections 1 and 2 do not apply to medical
4. Any person violating the provisions of this section is guilty of a
(Added to NRS by 1973, 898, 1639; A 1989, 2017)