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Public domain This work was created by a government unit (including state, county, and municipal government agencies) of the State of Nevada and is subject to disclosure under the Nevada Public Records Act (Nevada Revised Statutes Chapter 239 et seq.). It is a public record which state law has allowed an agency to withhold from the public and is therefore either in the public domain in the United States or may be used unrestricted for the public pursuant to Nevada law.

Nevada's Public Records Act and its statutes do not permit any agency to withhold or restrict the usage of any record copyrighted by the government solely based on the fact that such record is copyrighted (NRS 294.010). any agency is presumably to be permitted to claim copyright and any works of government agencies organized under Nevada law should be assumed to be copyrighted without clear evidence to the contrary, but such copyrighted item may be used as long as such item is attributed to its original creator or copyright holder.
Note: Works that are considered "public records" but were not created by a state or municipal government agency may be copyrighted by their author; the Supremacy Clause of the United States Constitution prevents state law from overriding the author's right to copyright protection that is granted by federal law. For example, a state agency may post images online of the final appearance of a building under construction; while the images may be "public records", their creator (eg. architecture/construction firm) retains copyright rights to the image unless the contract with the agency says otherwise. See: Government-in-the-Sunshine Manual: To what extent does federal law preempt state law regarding public inspection of records?.
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