WHISTLEBLOWER, NRS 281.611 through 281.671 encourages State officers and employees to disclose improper governmental action, and it is the intent of the legislature to protect the rights of employees who make such a disclosure. The claim of reprisal must be submitted on the NPD-53 form, Request for Hearing under the provisions of NRS 281.641 (Whistleblower Law) within the 10 working day filing pursuant to NAC 281.305. This form can be obtained from Human Resource Management at (775) 684-0135 or an agency’s personnel representative.