Colorado River Commission of Nevada
555 E Washington Ave #3100 | Las Vegas, NV 89101 | 702.486.2670

Statutory Authority and Regulations

Statutory Authority

NRS 538.041 to 538.251, inclusive, provide the statutory basis for the Commission's administrative, water, and power functions.


The Commission is regulated by NAC 538. Recent changes to the Commission's regulations are not incorporated into regulations at the Legislature yet. These changes were adopted in 2018, 2020, and 2022.

Proposed Changes to Regulations

The Commission is proposing these changes to the Commission's regulations. (pdf)