Overview Description

Records relating to an offense for which the person has successfully completed a treatment program pursuant to section 458.325 will be sealed by the court upon the successful completion of the treatment program. Nev. Rev. Stat. § 458.330(4).

Ineligible Category or Citation

See sections 458.290 to 458.325 for eligibility for treatment.

Procedure General

The procedure is automatic. Upon the successful completion of the treatment program, the court will order the records sealed without a hearing unless the prosecution petitions the court, for good cause shown, not to seal the records and requests a hearing thereon. For the specific procedure, see Nev. Rev. Stat. § 458.330.

Fees

There is no statutory language regarding fees.

Effect

All proceedings are deemed never to have occurred and the person can answer accordingly to any inquiry, with the exceptions listed in section 179.301. Nev. Rev. Stat. § 179.285.

The court will notify agencies of the sealing order. Nev. Rev. Stat. § 179.275.

See section 179.295 for instances in which sealed records can be reopened.

Waiting Periods

The record can be sealed upon the successful completion of a treatment program.

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