||Policy 10-1-8: Possession of Dangerous Weapons on College Campuses
||Sep 18, 2007
||Possession of dangerous weapons on college campuses is prohibited without written
permission of the president.
NRS 202.265 Possession of dangerous weapon on property or in vehicle of school; penalty;
- Except as otherwise provided in this section, a person shall not carry or possess,
while on the property of the Nevada System of Higher Education or a private or public
school or while in a vehicle of a private or public school:
- An explosive or incendiary device;
- A dirk, dagger or switchblade knife;
- A nunchaku or trefoil;
- A blackjack or billy club or metal knuckles; or
- A pistol, revolver or other firearm.
- Any person who violates subsection 1 is guilty of a gross misdemeanor.
- This section does not prohibit the possession of a weapon listed in subsection 1 on
the property of a private or public school by a:
- Peace officer;
- School security guard; or
- Person having written permission from the president of a branch or facility of the
Nevada System of Higher Education or the principal of the school to carry or possess
- For the purposes of this section:
- Firearm includes:
- Any device used to mark the clothing of a person with paint or any other substance;
- Any device from which a metallic projectile, including any ball bearing or pellet,
may be expelled by means of spring, gas, air or other force.
- Nunchaku has the meaning ascribed to it in NRS 202.350.
- Switchblade knife has the meaning ascribed to it in NRS 202.350.
- Trefoil has the meaning ascribed to it in NRS 202.350.
- Vehicle has the meaning ascribed to school bus in NRS 484.148. (Added to NRS by 1989,
656; A 1993, 364; 1995, 1151; 2001, 806)
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