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Nevada prohibits any individual from carrying or possessing a pneumatic gun while on the property of the Nevada System of Higher Education, a private or public school or child care facility, or while in a vehicle of a private or public school or child care facility.1 Nevada defines a “pneumatic gun” as “any implement designed as a gun that may expel a ball bearing or a pellet by action of pneumatic pressure. The term includes, without limitation, a paintball gun that expels plastic balls filled with paint for the purpose of marking the point of impact.”2

Nevada has no other laws regulating non-powder guns.

 See our Non-powder & Toy Guns policy summary for a comprehensive discussion of this issue. 

  1. Nev. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 202.265(1)(e).[]
  2. Nev. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 202.265(5)(c).[]