2013 Nevada Revised Statutes
Chapter 174 - Arraignment and Preparation for Trial
NRS 174.511 - Right of State to trial within 60 days after arraignment; exceptions.


NV Rev Stat § 174.511 (2013) What's This?

The State, upon demand, has the right to a trial of the defendant within 60 days after arraignment. The court may postpone the trial if:

1. It finds that more time is needed by the defendant to prepare a defense; or

2. The number of other cases pending in the court prohibits the acceptance of the case for trial within that time.

(Added to NRS by 1983, 1670)

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