2010 Nevada Code
TITLE 14 PROCEDURE IN CRIMINAL CASES
Chapter 174 Arraignment and Preparation for Trial
NRS 174.015 Conduct of arraignment.

NRS 174.015 Conduct of arraignment.

1. Arraignment shall be conducted in open court and shall consist of reading the indictment or information to the defendant or stating the substance of the charge and calling on the defendant to plead thereto. The defendant shall be given a copy of the indictment or information before the defendant is called upon to plead.

2. In Justice Court, before the trial commences, the complaint must be distinctly read to the defendant before the defendant is called upon to plead.

(Added to NRS by 1967, 1414)



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