N.R.S. 304.220 – “Disappearance” defined
Overview of Statute
This section defines “disappearance.”
“Disappearance” means the inability to establish conclusively whether a Representative in Congress has survived a catastrophe.
(Added to NRS by 2003, 765)
1. Definition for Catastrophe
A natural or man-made event that causes, by death or disappearance, a vacancy in at least one-fourth of the total number of offices in the United States House of Representatives, including any number of offices representing the State of Nevada, or at least one-half of the total number of offices representing the State of Nevada.
See Nev. Rev. Stat. § 304.210.