Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the State and its political subdivisions shall comply with all zoning regulations adopted pursuant to this chapter, except for the expansion of any activity existing on April 23, 1971. A governing body shall amend its building codes and, if necessary, its zoning ordinances and regulations to permit the use of: (a) Straw or other materials and technologies which conserve scarce natural resources or resources that are renewable in the construction of a structure; and (b) Systems which use solar or wind energy to reduce the costs of energy for a structure if such systems and structures are otherwise in compliance with applicable building codes and zoning ordinances, including those relating to the design, location and soundness of such systems and structures, to the extent the local climate allows for the use of such materials, technologies, resources and systems. The amendments required by subsection 4 may address, without limitation: (a) The inclusion of characteristics of land and structures that are most appropriate for the construction and use of systems using solar and wind energy.
A schedule of fees so fixed does not apply to the State of Nevadacontract with the governing body to pay such fees for the issuance of building permits, the review of plans and the inspection of construction.
Except as it may agree to in such a contract, a governing body is not required to provide for the review of plans or the inspection of construction with respect to a structure of the State of Nevada 3.
The approval of the State Fire Marshal is not required for any plans, designs and specifications reviewed by a building department pursuant to this paragraph.
A building department that has entered into an agreement pursuant to this paragraph is authorized to charge and collect, and the board of trustees of the county school district is authorized to pay, a reasonable fee for the review conducted pursuant to this paragraph.
However, in conducting reviews pursuant to section 4, the State Public Works Board, building department or private person, as applicable, is required to verify that the plans, designs and specifications comply with the applicable requirements of the relevant codes adopted by this State, including the applicable requirements of any relevant codes and regulations adopted by the State Fire Marshal.
(NRS 393.110, 477.030) THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEMBLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1.
An inspection of the work by the State Fire Marshal is not required if the work is inspected by the private certificate holder or local building department. 12101 et seq., inclusive, and the regulations adopted pursuant thereto, including, without limitation, the Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines for Buildings and Facilities set forth in Appendix A of Part 36 of Title 28 of the Code of Federal Regulations.
(e) A department, agency, private certificate holder or the State Public Works Board is authorized to charge and collect, and the board of trustees of the county school district is authorized to pay, a reasonable fee for: (a) The applicable requirements of the relevant codes adopted by this State, including, without limitation, the applicable requirements of any relevant codes and regulations adopted by the State Fire Marshal; applicable requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, 42 U. The building department may charge and collect a reasonable fee from the board of trustees of the school district for the payment of any costs incurred by the building department in reviewing the plans, designs and specifications.
A permit for construction must not be issued without the approval of the building department pursuant to this subsection.] The requirements of this subsection are not satisfied if the plans, designs and specifications comply solely with the Uniform Federal Accessibility Standards set forth in Appendix A of Part 101-19.6 of Title 41 of the Code of Federal Regulations. NRS 477.030 is hereby amended to read as follows: 477.030 1.