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Statutes of the State of Nevada - Forty-Second Session, 1945

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An Act relating to and providing for the general welfare of the State of Nevada and of the people thereof by providing for compulsory old-age assistance to needy aged persons in this state, as defined and provided for in this act; defining certain terms; designating the single state agency of this state to supervise the administration thereof, and defining the authority and duties thereof; providing for cooperation with the government of the United States in furnishing such pensions or assistance pursuant to the provisions of the so-called social security act of Congress, approved August 14, 1935; designating the boards, and other agencies, authorized to administer and supervise the administration of such assistance and defining the authority and duties thereof; defining the minimum amount of such need and assistance to each such needy aged person and the qualifications for eligibility therefor; authorizing the making and promulgation of rules and regulations relating to the administration of this act; providing for the establishment of certain state and county funds and regulating the expenditures therefrom; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act; repealing a certain act and all other acts and parts of acts of this state in conflict herewith; and other matters relating thereto. Enacted Pursuant to Direct Vote of the People, General Election, November 7, 1944.

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An Act to create a legislative fund. Senate Bill No. 1–Senator Dressler.  Approved January 17, 1945.

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3

An Act authorizing and directing the county commissioners, county auditor, and county treasurer of Esmeralda County, Nevada, to transfer certain funds now in the treasury of said county. Assembly Bill No. 3–Esmeralda County Delegation.  Approved February 5, 1945.

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4

An Act authorizing the county treasurer and the county auditor of Clark County, of the State of Nevada, to transfer certain funds now in the treasury of said county. Assembly Bill No. 6–Clark County Delegation.  Approved February 9, 1945.

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An Act authorizing the county treasurer and the county auditor of the county of Clark, State of Nevada, to transfer certain funds now in the treasury of said county. Assembly Bill No. 7–Clark County Delegation.  Approved February 9, 1945.

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An Act to exempt from taxation all Young Women’s Christian Association or Boy Scouts of America buildings, furniture, and equipments, and lots of ground on which they stand, used therewith, and necessary thereto, and to repeal all acts in conflict with the provisions of this act. Assembly Bill No. 11–Mr. Thompson.  Approved February 9, 1945.

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An Act relieving the county treasurer of Elko County, Nevada, of certain liability in connection with money on deposit in a certain closed bank; authorizing and directing the county treasurer and county auditor of Elko County, Nevada, to perform certain acts in relation thereto, and other matters properly connected therewith. Assembly Bill No. 13–Elko County Delegation.  Approved February 9, 1945.

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An Act relieving the county treasurer of Elko County, Nevada, as treasurer of the city of Elko, of certain liabilities in connection with money of the city of Elko, Nevada, on deposit in a certain closed bank; authorizing and directing the county treasurer and the county auditor of Elko County, Nevada, to perform certain acts in relation thereto and other matters properly connected therewith. Assembly Bill No. 14–Elko County Delegation.  Approved February 9, 1945.

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9

An Act to amend “An act to empower county commissioners of counties in the State of Nevada having a population of fifteen thousand or more to employ a county statistician and appraiser, defining his duties, and authorizing the county commissioners to fix his compensation, and such other matters pertaining thereto,” approved March 10, 1939. Assembly Bill No. 28–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved February 9, 1945.

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10

An Act relieving the treasurer of the city of Wells, Nevada, of certain liabilities in connection with money of the city of Wells, Nevada, on deposit in a certain closed bank; authorizing and directing the city treasurer of Wells, Nevada, to perform certain acts in relation thereto, and other matters properly connected therewith. Assembly Bill No. 37–Mr. McElroy.  Approved February 9, 1945.

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11

An Act authorizing the board of county commissioners of Washoe County, Nevada, to create a postwar reserve fund; providing for the use thereof; providing for the investments of funds therefrom; providing for the transfer of any surplus funds from the salary fund of said county to said fund, and other matters properly related thereto. Assembly Bill No. 40–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved February 16, 1945.

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12

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to create a board of county commissioners in the several counties of this state and to define their duties and powers,” approved March 8, 1865, as amended. Senate Substitute for Assembly Bill No. 9–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 21, 1945.

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13

An Act authorizing and directing the county auditor and county treasurer of Esmeralda County, Nevada, to transfer certain funds now in the treasury of said county. Assembly Bill No. 44–Esmeralda County Delegation.  Approved February 21, 1945.

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14

An Act providing for an emergency appropriation for the administration of the office of veterans’ service commissioner; directing the sum of twenty-nine hundred ($2,900) dollars to be transferred from the general fund of the State of Nevada for such purpose, and directing the controller and treasurer of the State of Nevada to make such transfer. Senate Bill No. 12–Senator Farndale.  Approved February 21, 1945.

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15

An Act to amend “An act concerning and relating to Lincoln County officers, providing for the appointment of their deputies, and defining the duties of said officers and deputies, and fixing their compensation,” approved March 26, 1941, as amended March 16, 1943, 136. Assembly Bill No. 49–Lincoln County Delegation.  Approved February 21, 1945.

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16

An Act authorizing and directing the county commissioners, county auditor, and county treasurer of Esmeralda County, Nevada, to transfer certain funds now in the treasury of said county. Assembly Bill No. 39–Esmeralda County Delegation.  Approved February 21, 1945.

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17

An Act authorizing and directing the county commissioners of Washoe County to appoint a county engineer, defining his duties, fixing his compensation, and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 47–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved February 21, 1945.

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18

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide educational facilities for the children in the state orphans’ home and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 20, 1911, together with the acts amendatory thereof or supplemental thereto. Assembly Bill No. 10–Mr. Folsom.  Approved February 28, 1945.

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19

An Act to provide an additional and supplemental appropriation for the general support of the Nevada state orphans’ home. Assembly Bill No. 57–Mr. Folsom.  Approved February 28, 1945.

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20

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to declare the necessity of creating governmental subdivisions of the State, to be known as “soil conservation districts,” to engage in conserving soil resources and preventing and controlling soil erosion; to establish the state soil conservation committee, and to define its powers and duties; to provide for the creation of soil conservation districts; to define the powers and duties of soil conservation districts, and to provide for the exercise of such powers, including the power to acquire property by purchase, gift, and otherwise; to empower such districts to adopt programs and regulations for the discontinuance of land-use practices contributing to soil wastage and soil erosion, and the adoption and carrying out of soil-conserving land-use practices, and to provide for the enforcement of such programs and regulations; to provide for establishing boards of adjustment in connection with land-use regulations, and to define their functions and powers; to provide for financial assistance to such soil conservation districts; to declare an emergency requiring that this act take effect from the date of its passage, and for other purposes,” approved March 30, 1937. Assembly Bill No. 46–Lyon County Delegation.  Approved February 28, 1945.

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21

An Act fixing the salaries of certain elective officers of Humboldt County; providing for the appointment of deputies by the county clerk, sheriff, assessor, and auditor and recorder of Humboldt County; fixing the salaries of such deputies, and providing for a probationary period for such deputies. Senate Bill No. 56–Senator Tallman.  Approved February 28, 1945.

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22

An Act providing for the compensation of the county recorder and ex officio auditor of Lander County, State of Nevada. Senate Bill No. 20–Senator Lemaire.  Approved March 1, 1945.

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23

An Act providing for the compensation of the commissioners of Lander County, State of Nevada. Senate Bill No. 21–Senator Lemaire.  Approved March 1, 1945.

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24

An Act providing for the compensation of the county clerk of Lander County, State of Nevada. Senate Bill No. 22–Senator Lemaire.  Approved March 1, 1945.

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25

An Act providing for the compensation of sheriff and his deputies of Lander County, State of Nevada. Senate Bill No. 23–Senator Lemaire.  Approved March 1, 1945.

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26

An Act providing for the compensation of the county assessor of Lander County, State of Nevada. Senate Bill No. 24–Senator Lemaire.  Approved March 1, 1945.

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27

An Act providing for the compensation of the district attorney of Lander County, State of Nevada. Senate Bill No. 25–Senator Lemaire.  Approved March 1, 1945.

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28

An Act fixing the compensation of the county officers of Elko County, Nevada, and regulating the employment and compensation of deputies and other employees of said officers, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith. Assembly Bill No. 52–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 1, 1945.

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29

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide for the registration of all births and deaths in the State of Nevada; providing penalties for the violation thereof; and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 25, 1929, as amended. Senate Bill No. 30–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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30

An Act authorizing and directing the state welfare department to make and enforce rules and regulations establishing and protecting certain records as confidential; requiring certain public officials to adopt rules protecting confidential records from publicity; making certain uses of old-age assistance records and information unlawful; providing penalties for violation thereof, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 33–Senator Tognoni.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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31

An Act authorizing the state treasurer and the state controller to transfer the unexpended balances and moneys in certain special funds in the state treasury to the general fund therein, designating the funds and amounts to be transferred, and making provisions to carry out the purpose of this act. Senate Bill No. 4–Senator Cowles.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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32

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide revenue for the support of the government of the State of Nevada, and to repeal certain acts relating thereto,” approved March 23, 1891, together with the acts amendatory thereof or supplemental thereto, as amended. Senate Bill No. 43–Senator Tallman.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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33

An Act directing the state board of control of the State of Nevada to convey to the United States, as a national monument, certain land situate in White Pine County, Nevada, providing for the manner of making such conveyance to correct an error in the description in a deed heretofore given, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 8–Mr. Higgins.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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34

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to encourage and promote improvement and quality of livestock in the State of Nevada; to create the Nevada state livestock showboard, and to provide for a state livestock show,” approved March 29, 1929, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 15–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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35

An Act to amend “An act to authorize the board of dental examiners of Nevada to issue, modify, and revoke temporary licenses to practice dentistry within therein particularly designated parts of the state, to make lawful and regulate the practice of dentistry under such temporary licenses, and other matters relating thereto, and to fix the date of the expiration hereof.” Assembly Bill No. 22–Mr. McElroy.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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36

An Act authorizing the state board of relief, work planning and pension control as directors of the State of Nevada to sell and convey, under the provisions of the will of Henry Wood, deceased, all the right, title, and interest of the state orphans’ home in and to certain unimproved real property now under the jurisdiction of said directors, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 26–Mr. Munk.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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37

An Act to amend “An act to provide for the payment of a bounty to encourage the boring of wells in searching for oil, and making an appropriation therefor,” approved March 24, 1943. Assembly Bill No. 42–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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38

An Act authorizing the state board of control to sell and convey certain real property held in fee simple by the State of Nevada and providing the manner of sale, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 58–Committee on Roads and Highways.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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39

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act relating to the incorporation of cities and towns and providing for the automatic disincorporation thereof in certain cases, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 10, 1919. Assembly Bill No. 71–Mr. McElroy.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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40

An Act authorizing and directing the county treasurer of Ormsby County, Nevada, to transfer certain moneys from the Ormsby County courthouse bond No. 1 fund to the Ormsby County old-age assistance fund, and from the Ormsby County courthouse bond No. 2 fund to the Ormsby County indigent fund, and from Ormsby County water commission fund to the Ormsby County road and bridge fund, and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 103–Mr. Folsom.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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41

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act fixing and establishing the fees to be charged in certain cases by the county clerk and ex officio clerk of the First judicial district court of the State of Nevada, in and for the county of Ormsby, and providing for the disposition of such fees,” approved March 18, 1931. Assembly Bill No. 104–Mr. Folsom.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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42

An Act to regulate proceedings in civil and in criminal cases in this state. Assembly Bill No. 109–Mr. Thompson.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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43

An Act concerning contracts of this state, its agencies, municipalities and other political subdivisions, with the federal government for the purchase of equipment, supplies, materials or other property, and providing for the suspension of certain laws in connection therewith. Assembly Bill No. 121–Mr. Boak.  Approved March 5, 1945.

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44

An Act to create a legislative fund. Senate Bill No. 126–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 6, 1945.

53

45

An Act making a supplemental appropriation for educational supervision district number five for the biennium ending June 30, 1945. Senate Bill No. 54–Committee on Education, State Library and Public Morals.  Approved March 7, 1945.

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46

An Act providing an appropriation to be used by Nevada Wing 96 of the civil air patrol for certain specific purposes, providing for the manner of the payment and disbursement thereof, and for the reversion of unexpended funds. Senate Bill No. 11–Committee on Aviation.  Approved March 7, 1945.

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47

An Act authorizing and directing the state controller and the state treasurer of the State of Nevada to transfer moneys from the state old-age assistance fund to the federal account of the combined old-age assistance fund. Senate Bill No. 39–Senator Russell.  Approved March 7, 1945.

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48

An Act authorizing and directing the state controller and the state treasurer of the State of Nevada to transfer certain sums from specified items in the Nevada state prison fund to the general support fund of the Nevada state prison. Senate Bill No. 35–Senator Haight.  Approved March 7, 1945.

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49

An Act to authorize the board of county commissioners of the county of Pershing, State of Nevada, to issue bonds to provide for the construction, equipment and furnishing of a high school building, and obtaining a site therefor, in the city of Lovelock, county of Pershing, State of Nevada, and authorizing the county board of education of said county to construct, equip and furnish said building, and obtain a site therefor, and other matters properly connected therewith. Senate Bill No. 77–Senator Sommer.  Approved March 7, 1945.

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50

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to incorporate the town of Las Vegas, in Clark County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 16, 1911, as amended. Senate Bill No. 68–Senator Farndale.  Approved March 7, 1945.

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51

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide for the licensing and registration of motor vehicles in the State of Nevada, defining the duties of certain officers in connection therewith, prescribing certain rules and regulations, defining certain powers and duties, and other matters properly connected therewith, and repealing all acts or parts of acts in conflict or inconsistent with this act,” approved March 19, 1925, as amended. Senate Bill No. 19–Senators Tallman and Sommer.  Approved March 7, 1945.

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52

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act in relation to public revenues, creating the Nevada tax commission and the state board of equalization, defining their powers and duties, and matters relating thereto, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 23, 1917, as amended. Senate Bill No. 15–Senators Tallman and Sommer.  Approved March 7, 1945.

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53

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide a general highway law for the State of Nevada,” approved March 23, 1917, as amended. Senate Bill No. 49–Senator Tognoni.  Approved March 7, 1945.

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54

An Act to amend “An act regulating the sheep industry in the State of Nevada, creating a state board of sheep commissioners, defining their powers and duties, prescribing their compensation, and providing penalties for the violation hereof,” approved March 25, 1919, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 60–Committee on Livestock.  Approved March 7, 1945.

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55

An Act to amend “An act regulating the sale of agricultural seeds; designating the state quarantine officer as the administrator of this act and defining his powers and duties; defining agricultural seeds, noxious weeds, weed seeds, diseases, and labels; providing for the labeling of agricultural seeds; setting certain standards of purity and germination for agricultural seeds and providing for the testing thereof; making an appropriation for carrying out the provisions of this act, providing penalties for the violation thereof, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 29, 1929; approved March 28, 1941. Assembly Bill No. 93–Mr. Capurro.  Approved March 7, 1945.

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56

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide a water law for the State of Nevada; providing a system of state control; creating the office of the state engineer and other offices connected with the appropriation, distribution and use of water, prescribing the duties and powers of the state engineer and other officers and fixing their compensation; prescribing the duties of water users and providing penalties for failure to perform such duties; providing for the appointment of water commissioners, defining their duties and fixing their compensation; providing for a fee system, for the certification of records, and an official seal for the state engineer’s office; providing for an appropriation to carry out the provisions of this act; and other matters properly connected therewith, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict with this act, repealing an act to provide for the appropriation, distribution, and use of water, and to define and preserve existing water rights, to provide for the appointment of a state engineer, an assistant state engineer, and fixing their compensation, duties, and powers, defining the duties of the state board of irrigation, providing for the appointment of water commissioners and defining their duties, approved February 26, 1907; also repealing an act amendatory of a certain act entitled ‘An act to provide for the appropriation, distribution, and use of water, and to define and preserve existing water rights, to provide for the appointment of a state engineer and assistant state engineer, and fixing their compensation, duties, and powers, defining the duties of the state board of irrigation, providing for the appointment of water commissioners and defining their duties, approved February 26, 1907, and to provide a fee system for the certification of the records of, and an official seal for the state engineer’s office, and other matters relating thereto,’ approved February 20, 1909, approved March 22, 1913,” as amended by Statutes of 1915, as amended by Statutes of 1931, 1933, and by 1937 Statutes of Nevada. Senate Bill No. 47–Senator Cox.  Approved March 9, 1945.

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57

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide for the appointment of guardians and to prescribe their duties,” approved March 11, 1899, as amended. Senate Bill No. 3–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 9, 1945.

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58

An Act authorizing the city council of the city of Yerington, Lyon County, Nevada, to acquire, own, operate, build, construct, and maintain a municipal airport; providing for the financing of the same by bond issue or by taxation, or by any other means, and other matters properly connected therewith. Senate Bill No. 92–Lyon County Delegation.  Approved March 9, 1945.

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59

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act fixing the fees to be charged and collected by the county recorder in and for White Pine County, Nevada, and providing for the disposition thereof,” approved March 22, 1913. Senate Bill No. 31–Senator Russell.  Approved March 9, 1945.

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60

An Act to amend section 5 of an act entitled “An act to equalize educational opportunities in rural schools by providing aid therefor under certain conditions; to create a state fund to be known as the ‘Aid to Rural School,’ fund; to authorize a state tax levy and an appropriation, and other matters properly related thereto,” approved March 24, 1943, being chapter 159, 1943 Statutes of Nevada. Senate Bill No. 58–Committee on Education, State Library, and Public Morals.  Approved March 9, 1945.

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61

An Act relating to public education; to safeguard the educational interest and welfare of the state by prescribing conditions under which funds, services, commodities, or equipment provided by agencies of the federal government may be accepted for use by public tax-supported schools and school systems of the State of Nevada. Senate Bill No. 57–Committee on Education, State Library, and Public Morals.  Approved March 9, 1945.

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62

An Act authorizing boards of trustees or county boards of education to provide for the education of the students in the high schools under their supervision at other established high schools; authorizing the boards of trustees or county boards of education of such high schools and of other established adjoining high schools to enter into written agreements regarding the tuition to be charged, the time of payment thereof, and the transportation to be furnished; authorizing the boards of county commissioners to levy the necessary taxes for the support of such high schools; and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 69–Committee on Education, State Library, and Public Morals.  Approved March 9, 1945.

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63

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide for the payment of retirement salaries and annuities to public school teachers of this state; providing and establishing the necessary funds and accounts; authorizing the levy of the tax therefor, and other matters relating thereto; creating the public school teachers retirement salary fund board and giving and granting certain powers unto said board; repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and specifically repealing sections 6003 to 6021, inclusive, Nevada Compiled Laws 1929, as amended,” approved March 29, 1937, as amended. Senate Bill No. 60–Committee on Education, State Library, and Public Morals.  Approved March 9, 1945.

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64

An Act to amend section 11 of an act entitled “An act regulating the fiscal management of counties, cities, towns, school districts, and other governmental agencies,” approved March 22, 1917. Senate Bill No. 59–Committee on Education, State Library, and Public Morals.  Approved March 9, 1945.

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65

An Act authorizing the board of school trustees of Goldfield school district No. 4 of Goldfield, Esmeralda County, Nevada, to sell and convey a certain school building to the State of Nevada, department of highways, and authorizing the distribution of the proceeds of sale to the loan fund of said district. Assembly Bill No. 155–Mr. Starks.  Approved March 9, 1945.

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66

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide for the payment of attorneys in certain cases,” approved March 5, 1875. Assembly Bill No. 16–Mr. Boak.  Approved March 9, 1945.

103

67

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act authorizing and empowering the city of Reno, county of Washoe, State of Nevada, to vacate and dispose of a portion of an unused street of the city of Reno,” approved March 8, 1923. Assembly Bill No. 101–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 9, 1945.

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68

An Act to amend “An act relating to insane persons,” approved March 7, 1941, by the addition of a new section to be known as section 3 1/2. Assembly Bill No. 126–Mr. Starks.  Approved March 9, 1945.

105

69

An Act to amend “An act to authorize the state board of medical examiners of Nevada to issue, modify, and revoke temporary licenses to practice medicine, surgery, and obstetrics within particularly designated parts of the state, to make lawful and regulate the practice of medicine, surgery, and obstetrics under such temporary licenses, and other matters relating thereto, and to fix the date of the expiration hereof,” approved March 20, 1943. Assembly Bill No. 21–Mr. McElroy.  Approved March 9, 1945.

105

70

An Act to amend “An act relating to and providing for the protection, propagation, restoration, domestication, introduction, purchase, and disposition of wild animals, wild birds, and fish; creating certain offices, providing the method of selecting the officers therefor, defining the powers and duties of certain officers, and other persons; defining certain terms; providing for the licensing of and regulating of hunting, trapping, game farming, and game fishing; authorizing the establishment, control and regulation of private fish hatcheries, state recreation grounds, sanctuaries, and refuges, and the closing, opening, and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds, and game fish; providing for the condemnation of property for certain purposes; providing for instruction in the game laws of this state in the public schools of this state; establishing certain funds and regulating expenditures therefrom, providing penalties for violation thereof and repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 29, 1929, together with the acts amendatory thereof or supplemental thereto. Assembly Bill No. 24–Humboldt County Delegation.  Approved March 9, 1945.

106

71

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act fixing the compensation of certain county officers of Mineral County in the State of Nevada; regulating the appointments, number, and compensation of their deputies and attaches, and authorizing and directing the county commissioners of Mineral County to allow and pay compensation of such additional clerks and assistants as may be needed in the office of the county clerk and ex officio treasurer and county recorder and ex officio auditor, respectively, as other claims against the county, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved February 24, 1937. Senate Bill No. 93–Senator Schuman.  Approved March 12, 1945.

107

72

An Act to authorize and direct the county auditor of Mineral County to allow and the county treasurer thereof to pay the claim of Miller and Stoutenburg from the Mina water system funds of the town of Mina. Senate Bill No. 42–Senator Schuman.  Approved March 12, 1945.

108

73

An Act to provide for the licensing, inspection, and regulation of maternity hospitals or maternity homes or lying-in asylums, by the state board of health, and to provide a penalty for the violation of the provisions of this act, and repealing all acts or parts of acts insofar as they may be inconsistent with the provisions hereof. Assembly Bill No. 62–Committee on Social Welfare.  Approved March 12, 1945.

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74

An Act to repeal “An act to establish commissioner districts in the county of Mineral, and provide for the election therefrom of members of the board of county commissioners,” approved February 22, 1943. Senate Bill No. 79–Senator Schuman.  Approved March 13, 1945.

112

75

An Act to authorize the superintendent of public instruction to employ an additional clerk and fixing the salary therefor. Senate Bill No. 70–Committee on Education, State Library, and Public Morals.  Approved March 14, 1945.

112

76

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act creating a department to be known as the state parks commission of the State of Nevada, designating the members thereof, the qualifications therefor, the method of appointing the same, their term of office, power and duties, providing for the expense thereof by making an appropriation therefor, providing a penalty for the violation thereof, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 26, 1935, as amended. Senate Bill No. 29–Senator Duffin.  Approved March 14, 1945.

113

77

An Act authorizing and directing the recodification of the laws relating to public schools, making an appropriation therefor, and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 55–Committee on Education, State Library, and Public Morals.  Approved March 14, 1945.

113

78

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act fixing the salary of the superintendent and matron of the state orphans’ home,” approved March 11, 1907, as amended March 27, 1919. Senate Bill No. 64–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 14, 1945.

114

79

An Act concerning certain county offices and to consolidate certain county offices in the county of Ormsby, State of Nevada, fixing salaries and other compensation, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 96–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 14, 1945.

115

80

An Act providing for the appointment and compensation of deputies, clerks, and stenographers in certain county offices of Ormsby County, Nevada, and authorizing the board of county commissioners of said county to regulate the number and compensation of such deputies, clerks, and stenographers. Senate Bill No. 97–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 14, 1945.

117

81

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act giving the superintendent of public instruction authority to appoint a deputy in his office,” approved March 25, 1919, as amended. Senate Bill No. 53–Committee on Education, State Library, and Public Morals.  Approved March 14, 1945.

118

82

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act relating to the administration of the Nevada unemployment compensation division and the Nevada state employment service, and providing for the administration of the unemployment compensation law; creating the employment security department, the employment security council, the office of executive director and a board of review, and providing for other officers and employees; transferring certain funds, records, equipment, and employees to the employment security department; creating a merit examination board and providing for a merit system of personnel administration within the department; defining the powers and duties of all officers, commissions, boards, and employees of said department; repealing sections 10, 11, 12, and 18 of the unemployment compensation law; and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 20, 1941. Senate Bill No. 74–Committee on Labor.  Approved March 14, 1945.

119

83

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act regulating the sale of used bedding and other material, designating the agency for the enforcement hereof, defining the duties of certain persons in relation hereto, providing a penalty for the violation hereof, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 21, 1935. Assembly Bill No. 29–Mr. Capurro.  Approved March 14, 1945.

126

84

An Act to describe, define, and officially adopt a system of coordinates for designating and stating the positions of points on the surface of the earth within the State of Nevada. Senate Bill No. 44–Senator Tognoni.  Approved March 15, 1945.

127

85

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act relating to the support of the poor,” approved November 29, 1861, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 36–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 15, 1945.

129

86

An Act to amend “An act to create a state board of health, defining their duties, prescribing the manner of the appointment of its officers, fixing their compensation, making an appropriation for the support of said board, establishing county boards of health, requiring certain statements to be filed, defining certain misdemeanors and providing penalties therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 27, 1911, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 120–Mr. Thompson.  Approved March 15, 1945.

130

87

An Act to amend “An act to incorporate the town of Elko, in Elko County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 14, 1917. Assembly Bill No. 141–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 15, 1945.

131

88

An Act providing for the creation of woolgrowers’ county predatory animal control committees and fixing their duties and powers; providing for cooperation between such committees and the fish and wild life service of the federal government incident to predatory animal control; providing for certain powers and duties on the part of the Nevada state board of sheep commissioners and the tax levying and collecting officials of the counties concerned incident thereto, and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 150–Committee on Livestock.  Approved March 15, 1945.

133

89

An Act authorizing and directing the county treasurer of Churchill County to transfer certain funds in the general fund and telephone fund of said county to the Churchill County courthouse, jail, and telephone building fund, and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 167–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved March 15, 1945.

135

90

An Act to amend “An act to create a board of chiropractic examiners and to regulate the practice of chiropractic and to provide penalties for violation of this act, and to prohibit the practice of any other mode or system under the name of chiropractic,” approved February 19, 1923, 20. Assembly Bill No. 117–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved March 16, 1945.

136

91

An Act to provide information, advice and assistance respecting the needs and functions of the offices, departments, institutions, and agencies of government of the State of Nevada; providing for a legislative counsel; defining his duties and making an appropriation to carry out the purposes thereof, and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 153–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 15, 1945.

136

92

An Act concerning certain county officers of the county of Pershing, State of Nevada, providing for their compensation, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 192–Mr. Munk.  Approved March 20, 1945.

138

93

An Act creating the office of chief clerk in the office of the state treasurer of the State of Nevada, authorizing the state treasurer to designate one of the authorized employees of that office as chief clerk, providing for the salary of such chief clerk, and providing an appropriation therefor. Senate Bill No. 32–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 20, 1945.

140

94

An Act authorizing the county commissioners of the various counties of the state, having a population in excess of fifteen thousand people, to construct, operate, and maintain improvements within their respective counties; providing a method of financing said improvements, and in certain cases apportioning the costs upon the property benefited thereby; providing a method for assessment; creating liens against property benefited by improvements, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 95–Senator Cowles.  Approved March 21, 1945.

140

95

An Act authorizing boards of county commissioners to purchase United States bonds with county funds. Senate Bill No. 101–Senator Budelman.  Approved March 21, 1945.

150

96

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to require the registration of motor vehicles, trailers and semitrailers, and to require the payment of fees thereupon, imposing certain duties and obligations upon the owners of motor vehicles rented without drivers, to provide for the transfer of interest in and to motor vehicles, providing for the registration of manufacturers and dealers in motor vehicles, trailers and semitrailers, regulating the use of motor vehicles by nonresidents, making and constituting county assessors officers of the department and imposing certain duties upon them, creating a ‘motor vehicle fund,’ and providing for the disposition thereof, to prevent the taking or injury of any vehicle without the consent of the owner; to provide for the duties and powers of vehicle commissioner and for the motor vehicle department; to regulate court proceedings in certain civil actions arising under this act; to provide penalties for violations of this act and to make uniform the law relating to the subject matter of this act; and to repeal all acts in conflict or inconsistent therewith,” approved March 27, 1931, as amended. Senate Bill No. 18–Senators Tallman and Sommer.  Approved March 21, 1945.

151

97

An Act in relation to marriages between Indians. Senate Bill No. 102–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 21, 1945.

152

98

An Act fixing the compensation of the district attorney of Elko County, Nevada, regulating his duties; providing for the appointment, qualification and compensation of a deputy district attorney and a secretary, regulating their duties, and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 142–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1945.

153

99

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to incorporate the town of Sparks in Washoe County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishment of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 15, 1905, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 147–Messrs. Covington and Jepson.  Approved March 21, 1945.

153

100

An Act authorizing the board of county commissioners of Washoe County, Nevada, to create a hospital reserve fund; providing for the use thereof; providing for the investments of funds therefrom; providing for the transfer of any surplus funds from the Washoe County general hospital fund of said county to said fund, and other matters properly related thereto. Assembly Bill No. 151–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1945.

155

101

An Act authorizing the board of county commissioners of Churchill County, Nevada, to create a postwar reserve fund; providing for the use thereof; providing for the raising of funds therefor; providing for the investment of funds therefrom, and other matters properly related thereto. Assembly Bill No. 159–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1945.

156

102

An Act concerning and relating to certain county officers in Washoe County, Nevada, and fixing their compensation and allowances. Assembly Bill No. 173–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1945.

158

103

An Act authorizing the board of county commissioners of White Pine County to exchange certain county owned lands for certain lands owned by the United States, and to do all acts in connection therewith necessary to affect such exchange. Assembly Bill No. 189–White Pine County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1945.

159

104

An Act further to provide for the acquisition and maintenance of a sewer system for the unincorporated town of Pioche, in the county of Lincoln, State of Nevada; for the submission to the qualified electors of said town of the question of creating additional bonded indebtedness therefor; for the redemption of outstanding sewer bonds and the issuance and sale of additional bonds of said town therefor; for the payment thereof by the levy and collection of taxes; for the acceptance and use of federal or other grants therefor; and other matters properly connected therewith. Assembly Bill No. 191–Lincoln County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1945.

160

105

An Act to further amend an act entitled “An act to incorporate Carson City,” approved February 25, 1875. Assembly Bill No. 162–Mr. Folsom.  Approved March 21, 1945.

164

106

An Act to amend “An act relating to elections,” approved March 24, 1917. Assembly Bill No. 135–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1945.

165

107

An Act to amend “An act to provide a method for voting at any general, special or primary elections by qualified voters who by reason of the nature of their vocation or business or other causes are unavoidably absent from the polls of their precincts in the county of their residence on the day of election, providing penalties for the violation thereof, and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 11, 1921, as amended, by repealing section 5 of said act. Assembly Bill No. 138–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1945.

166

108

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act regulating the registration of electors for general, special, and primary elections,” approved March 27, 1917. Assembly Bill No. 136–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1945.

166

109

An Act to amend an act entitled “An Act regulating the nomination of candidates for public office in the State of Nevada,” approved March 23, 1917, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 186–Messrs. Smith and Strosnider.  Approved March 21, 1945.

167

110

An Act to amend “An act regulating the nomination of candidates for public office in the State of Nevada,” approved March 23, 1917, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 137–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1945.

172

111

An Act to amend “An act concerning the estates of deceased persons,” approved March 26, 1941. Assembly Bill No. 66–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 21, 1945.

175

112

An Act relating to the hours of employment of female employees in enterprises and projects necessary in the aid of the United States in the prosecution of the present war, and providing a penalty for the violation hereof. Assembly Bill No. 241–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 21, 1945.

176

113

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to create a state board of health, defining their duties, prescribing the manner of the appointments of its officers, fixing their compensation, making an appropriation for the support of said board, establishing county boards of health, requiring certain statements to be filed, defining certain misdemeanors and providing penalties therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 27, 1911. Senate Bill No. 144–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 22, 1945.

177

114

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act relating to children who are now or who may hereafter become dependent, neglected, or delinquent, to define these terms and to provide for the treatment, control, maintenance, protection, adoption, and guardianship of the person of such child or children,” approved March 24, 1909, as amended. Senate Bill No. 99–Senator Russell.  Approved March 22, 1945.

178

115

An Act to authorize the formation of nonprofit corporations for the purpose of engaging in charitable and eleemosynary activities, and prescribing the powers, operation, and management of such corporations, and other matters properly connected therewith. Senate Bill No. 71–Senators Cox and Johnson.  Approved March 22, 1945.

181

116

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act authorizing and empowering the state board of examiners to fix the amount of expense money for traveling and subsistence charges per day of district judges, state officers, commissioners, representatives, and all other employees of the state who, under the law, are required to file their claims with the board of examiners for allowance and approval, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved February 3, 1928, as amended Statutes 1931, 204; 1933, 184, 185; 1939, 34. Senate Bill No. 67–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 22, 1945.

184

117

An Act authorizing the state engineer to enter into cooperative agreements with federal and state agencies for investigation of the water resources of Nevada, and repealing acts in conflict herewith. Senate Bill No. 85–Senator Cox.  Approved March 22, 1945.

185

118

An Act fixing the compensation of the county commissioners of Esmeralda County in the State of Nevada; authorizing the payment of their traveling expenses; and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith. Senate Bill No. 72–Senator DeVotie.  Approved March 22, 1945.

185

119

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act relating to and providing for the protection, propagation, restoration, domestication, introduction, purchase, and disposition of wild animals, wild birds, and fish; creating certain offices, providing the method of selecting the officers therefor, defining the powers and duties of certain officers, and other persons; defining certain terms; providing for the licensing of and regulating of hunting, trapping, game farming, and game fishing; authorizing the establishment, control and regulation of private fish hatcheries, state recreation grounds, sanctuaries, and refuges, and the closing, opening, and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds, and game fish; providing for the condemnation of property for certain purposes; providing for instruction in the game laws of this state in the public schools of this state; establishing certain funds and regulating expenditures therefrom, providing penalties for violation thereof and repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 29, 1929, as amended. Senate Bill No. 9–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 22, 1945.

186

120

An Act for the relief of T. J. McLaughlin. Senate Bill No. 163–Senator Russell.  Approved March 22, 1945.

190

121

An Act authorizing and directing the county commissioners of Lyon County, State of Nevada, to transfer certain funds from the Lyon County state highway bond fund to the Lyon County courthouse bond fund. Senate Bill No. 160–Lyon County Delegation.  Approved March 22, 1945.

191

122

An Act amending an act entitled “An act relating to children who are now or who may hereafter become dependent, neglected or delinquent, to define these terms and to provide for the treatment, control, maintenance, protection, adoption, and guardianship of the person of such child or children.” Senate Bill No. 161–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 22, 1945.

191

123

An Act amending an act entitled “An act concerning the county officers in the county of Lyon, State of Nevada, consolidating certain offices in said county, fixing the salary and compensation of said officers, regulating the appointment of deputies and the compensation thereof, requiring the officers of said county to make report of all fees collected by them to the board of county commissioners, and other matters properly relating thereto, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 5, 1923, as amended. Senate Bill No. 104–Lyon County Delegation.  Approved March 22, 1945.

193

124

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act providing a general corporation law,” approved March 21, 1925, and to amend all acts amendatory thereof and supplemental thereto, and to repeal acts in conflict herewith. Senate Bill No. 152–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 22, 1945.

196

125

An Act making an appropriation for certain purposes in connection with the Nevada hospital for mental diseases. Senate Bill No. 158–Committee on State Prison and Hospital for Mental Diseases.  Approved March 22, 1945.

202

126

An Act creating high school scholarships for the worthy sons and daughters of deceased service men and women of any war in which the United States is or was engaged, providing for the manner and method of awarding such scholarships, and providing for an appropriation therefor. Senate Bill No. 91–Senator Farndale.  Approved March 22, 1945.

203

127

An Act to amend “An act reapportioning senators and assemblymen of the several counties to the legislature of the State of Nevada,” approved March 23, 1927. Senate Bill No. 138–Senator Farndale.  Approved March 22, 1945.

205

128

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act fixing and regulating the salaries of certain state officers of the State of Nevada,” approved March 21, 1921, as the same has been amended. Senate Bill No. 89–Senator Cowles.  Approved March 22, 1945.

206

129

An Act fixing the salaries of certain state officers; providing ex officio duties of certain state officers and compensation for the performance of the same, and making an appropriation therefor. Senate Bill No. 90–Senator Cowles.  Approved March 22, 1945.

207

130

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to amend an act entitled ‘An act fixing the salaries of the justices of the supreme court of Nevada,’” approved March 25, 1927, as amended. Senate Bill No. 94–Senator Cowles.  Approved March 22, 1945.

208

131

An Act to provide for the receiving as evidence in any court, office, or other place in this state, official findings, records, reports, or certified copies thereof, of death, presumed as missing or other status, issued by the secretaries of war and navy and other federal officers and employees. Assembly Bill No. 100–Mr. Thompson.  Approved March 22, 1945.

209

132

An Act making an appropriation to assist the state board of stock commissioners in combating certain livestock diseases constituting a menace to the public health. Assembly Bill No. 112–Committee on Livestock.  Approved March 22, 1945.

210

133

An Act to further amend an act entitled “An act to provide revenue for the support of the government of the State of Nevada, and to repeal certain acts relating thereto,” approved March 23, 1891. Assembly Bill No. 193–Mr. Martinez.  Approved March 22, 1945.

211

134

An act to amend the title of an act entitled “An act requiring the state health department to inspect food establishments, granting authority to the health officer to inspect food establishments, granting power to adopt an interpretive code, permitting sampling and condemnation of food products, regulating control of infectious diseases in food handlers, regulating the inspection, grading, degrading, posting of grade notices, and publication of grades of food establishments; regulating the issuance and revocation of permits and licenses to operate food establishments, setting up standards of sanitation of food establishments, detailing certain unlawful practices, enforcement of this act, and fixing of penalties,” approved March 17, 1943. Assembly Bill No. 195–Mr. Wines.  Approved March 22, 1945.

213

135

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act authorizing the public service commission of Nevada to grant emergency temporary certificates or permits in order to facilitate the transportation of persons and property during the war emergency where existing service is inadequate,” approved March 13, 1943. Assembly Bill No. 198–Committee on Roads and Highways.  Approved March 22, 1945.

214

136

An Act authorizing and directing the board of regents of the University of Nevada to execute an easement for county road right-of-way over certain lands to the county of Washoe, State of Nevada, defining the duties of the board of county commissioners of Washoe County in connection therewith, and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 217–Mr. Capurro.  Approved March 22, 1945.

215

137

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act relating to and providing for the protection, propagation, restoration, domestication, and introduction, purchase, and disposition of wild animals, wild birds, and fish; creating certain offices, providing the method of selecting the officers therefor, defining the powers and duties of certain officers, and other persons; defining certain terms; providing for the licensing of and regulating of hunting, trapping, game farming, and game fishing; authorizing the establishment, control and regulation of private fish hatcheries, state recreation grounds, sanctuaries, and refuges, and the closing, opening, and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds, and game fish; providing for the condemnation of property for certain purposes; providing for instruction in the game laws of this state in the public schools of this state; establishing certain funds and regulating expenditures therefrom, providing penalties for violation thereof and repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 29, 1929, Nevada Compiled Laws of 1929. Assembly Bill No. 123–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 22, 1945.

216

138

An Act providing the method of supervision over the sanitation, healthfulness, cleanliness, and safety of certain state institutions; designating such institutions; defining the duties of certain officers and persons in relation thereto; authorizing the state board of health to establish rules and regulations; and other matters relating thereto, and repealing all acts and parts of acts insofar as they are inconsistent therewith. Assembly Bill No. 204–Committee on Public Health.  Approved March 22, 1945.

217

139

An Act fixing the compensation of certain county officers in Nye County, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 220–Nye County Delegation.  Approved March 22, 1945.

218

140

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act authorizing the labor commissioner of the State of Nevada to employ a deputy, defining the duties of such deputy and fixing his compensation, and other matters relating thereto, and providing an appropriation therefor,” approved March 24, 1943. Assembly Bill No. 130–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 22, 1945.

221

141

An Act to provide for extensions and improvements of the storm drain system of Carson City, Nevada; declaring an emergency; authorizing an emergency loan therefor on certain conditions; providing for the contribution by the state of part of the cost thereof, and making an appropriation therefor; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 177–Mr. Folsom.  Approved March 22, 1945.

221

142

An Act making an appropriation for certain contingent and emergency expenses of the executive department for cooperation among western states in meeting present and postwar problems. Assembly Bill No. 196–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 22, 1945.

223

143

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act providing for the adoption, recording, rerecording, transfer, and use of brands and marks on horses, mules, asses, cattle, and hogs; defining the duties and powers of the state board of stock commissioners in connection herewith; providing penalties for the violation thereof; and repealing certain acts; and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved February 19, 1923, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 206–Committee on Livestock.  Approved March 22, 1945.

225

144

An Act to authorize provision for or extension of county library service through contracts with existing county libraries. Assembly Bill No. 211–Mr. Thompson.  Approved March 22, 1945.

228

145

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act establishing a state institution for delinquent boys, providing for the purchase of a site, erection of buildings, organizing the government of said school, and providing for the maintenance thereof, and creating a tax levy to raise funds for such purposes,” approved March 26, 1913, 384. Assembly Bill No. 222–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 22, 1945.

230

146

An Act to amend “An act relating to and providing for the protection, propagation, restoration, domestication, introduction, purchase, and disposition of wild animals, wild birds, and fish; creating certain offices, providing the method of selecting the officers therefor, defining the powers and duties of certain officers, and other persons; defining certain terms; providing for the licensing of and regulating of hunting, trapping, game farming, and game fishing; authorizing the establishment, control and regulation of private fish hatcheries, state recreation grounds, sanctuaries, and refuges, and the closing, opening, and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds, and game fish; providing for the condemnation of property for certain purposes; providing for instruction in the game laws of this state in the public schools of this state; establishing certain funds and regulating expenditures therefrom, providing penalties for violation thereof and repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 29, 1929, 300, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 236–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 22, 1945.

231

147

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act relating to and providing for the protection, propagation, restoration, domestication, introduction, purchase, and disposition of wild animals, wild birds, and fish; creating certain offices, providing the method of selecting the officers therefor, defining the powers and duties of certain officers, and other persons; defining certain terms; providing for the licensing of and regulating of hunting, trapping, game farming, and game fishing; authorizing the establishment, control and regulation of private fish hatcheries, state recreation grounds, sanctuaries, and refuges, and the closing, opening, and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds, and game fish; providing for the condemnation of property for certain purposes; providing for instruction in the game laws of this state in the public schools of this state; establishing certain funds and regulating expenditures therefrom, providing penalties for violation thereof and repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 29, 1929, 300, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 238–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 22, 1945.

232

148

An Act to amend “An act relating to and providing for the protection, propagation, restoration, domestication, introduction, purchase, and disposition of wild animals, wild birds, and fish; creating certain offices, providing the method of selecting the officers therefor, defining the powers and duties of certain officers, and other persons; defining certain terms; providing for the licensing of and regulating of hunting, trapping, game farming, and game fishing; authorizing the establishment, control and regulation of private fish hatcheries, state recreation grounds, sanctuaries, and refuges, and the closing, opening, and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds, and game fish; providing for the condemnation of property for certain purposes; providing for instruction in the game laws of this state in the public schools of this state; establishing certain funds and regulating expenditures therefrom, providing penalties for violation thereof and repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 29, 1929, together with the acts amendatory thereof or supplemental thereto. Assembly Bill No. 12–Mr. Thompson.  Approved March 22, 1945.

233

149

An Act to promote and encourage the protection of forest and other lands from fire and to authorize cooperation of the state with the federal government and with counties, municipalities, organizations and individuals in providing such protection; creating the office of state forester fire warden and assistant, creating a state board of fire control; providing for the appointment of district fire coordinators; defining the powers and duties of the respective boards; making an appropriation therefor, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith. Assembly Bill No. 75–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 22, 1945.

235

150

An Act for the relief of George Crockett. Assembly Bill No. 169–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 22, 1945.

238

151

An Act authorizing the boards of county commissioners of their respective counties of the State of Nevada to lease real and personal property of their county for use and occupancy as airports, air facilities, or airport service for a term or terms not to exceed twenty (20) years; permitting any member of said board to vote on any agreement or indenture for the lease of real and personal property for such purposes and time; and matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 153–Committee on Aviation.  Approved March 22, 1945.

239

152

An Act to amend sections 3 and 7 of an act entitled “An act to provide a general highway law for the State of Nevada,” approved March 23, 1917, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 214–Committee on Roads and Highways.  Approved March 22, 1945.

240

153

An Act to amend the title of and to amend “An act authorizing state agencies, officers, or departments to purchase automobiles for the use of their several activities to an amount not to exceed fifteen hundred ($1,500) dollars during the duration of the war, and repealing acts or parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 17, 1943. Assembly Bill No. 154–Mr. Martinez.  Approved March 22, 1945.

241

154

An Act amending an act entitled “An act concerning the insane of the state, creating a board of commissioners for the care of indigent insane, and providing for the care of the insane,” approved March 25, 1913. Assembly Substitute for Assembly Bill No. 212–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 22, 1945.

242

155

An Act to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An act creating the office of inspector of mines; fixing his duties and powers; providing for the appointment of a deputy and fixing the compensation of both; requiring certain reports and notices of accidents to be made to said inspector, and defining the duties of the attorney-general and district attorneys in relation to suits instituted by the inspector of mines,” approved March 24, 1909. Assembly Bill No. 38–Committee on Mines and Mining.  Approved March 22, 1945.

244

156

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act creating a board to be known as the state planning board, defining its duties, powers, and jurisdiction, and making an appropriation for the expenses thereof, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 22, 1937. Assembly Bill No. 225–Committee on Building and Construction.  Approved March 22, 1945.

245

157

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act authorizing the governor, secretary of state, and state treasurer to employ clerks and typists, and fixing their compensation,” approved March 6, 1907. Assembly Bill No. 113–Mr. Wines.  Approved March 22, 1945.

246

158

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act fixing the salary of the private secretary of the governor and making an appropriation therefor,” approved March 22, 1909, as amended by Statutes 1927, page 82. Assembly Bill No. 114–Mr. Wines.  Approved March 22, 1945.

246

159

An Act concerning certain county officers in the county of Churchill, State of Nevada, fixing the salaries and compensation, and other matters properly relating thereto, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict with this act. Assembly Bill No. 70–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved March 22, 1945.

247

160

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide additional compensation for certain state appointive officers and for the employees of certain state elective and appointive officers,” approved March 22, 1943. Assembly Substitute for Assembly Bill No. 27–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 22, 1945.

249

161

An Act fixing and regulating the compensation, mileage, and expenses of the senators and members of the assembly of the legislature of the State of Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 82–Mr. Jepson.  Approved March 22, 1945.

250

162

An Act to empower the insurance commissioner to more fully carry out the provisions of the Nevada insurance code, and to make examinations of illicit companies and agents unauthorized to transact insurance business in the state, and to make an appropriation therefor to carry out the provisions of this act. Assembly Bill No. 183–Mr. McElroy.  Approved March 22, 1945.

250

163

An Act authorizing and directing the state board of control to sell and convey to Charles H. Johnson certain real property held in fee simple for the department of highways by the State of Nevada, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 127–Mrs. Montrose.  Approved March 22, 1945.

251

164

An Act to amend “An act to provide for the management and control of the state agricultural society by the state,” approved March 7, 1885, 77. Assembly Bill No. 76–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved March 22, 1945.

252

165

An Act to amend the title and to amend an act entitled “An act to regulate and make effectual the power of the governor, justices of the supreme court, and attorney-general to remit fines and forfeitures, commute punishments, and grant pardons after convictions; create the state board of parole commissioners, define its powers and duties, and matters relating thereto,” approved March 22, 1933, as amended by 1943 Statutes of Nevada, page 55, by amending certain sections thereof and adding certain sections thereto. Assembly Bill No. 88–Mr. Strosnider.  Approved March 22, 1945.

253

166

An Act to amend “An act regulating the hours of service, providing for a day of rest and recreation, and fixing the minimum compensation therefor of females employed in private employment in this state, and providing certain exceptions thereto; providing the mode of payment of the compensation of such female and providing compensation for female employees reporting for duty but not permitted to enter upon such duties; providing for special uniforms for female employees; defining the duties of certain persons in relation hereto; prescribing penalties for the violations thereof, and other matters properly relating hereto,” as amended, approved March 29, 1937; and to further amend said act by the addition of a new section to be known as section 1a. Assembly Bill No. 79–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 22, 1945.

255

167

An Act to amend “An act relating to the state university and matters properly connected therewith,” approved February 7, 1887. Assembly Bill No. 90–Mr. Smith.  Approved March 22, 1945.

258

168

An Act providing for the appropriation for the compensation of certain persons for services rendered to the forty-second session of the Nevada legislature. Assembly Bill No. 134–Mr. Folsom.  Approved March 22, 1945.

258

169

An Act concerning and fixing standard weights, measures, and weighing and measuring devices, and providing for the inspection thereof, regulating the sale of commodities or articles of merchandise according to standards, designating the commissioner of food and drugs as ex officio sealer of weights and measures, defining his powers in connection with the proper enforcement of this act, detailing certain unlawful practices, providing fines, penalties, and damages for the violation thereof and rules of evidence relating thereto; and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and particularly that certain act approved March 8, 1911, under chapter 43, Statutes of 1911, as amended, being sections 8275 to 8306, both inclusive, of the N. C. L. 1929. Assembly Substitute for Assembly Bill No. 30–Committee on Trade and Manufactures.  Approved March 22, 1945.

259

170

An Act to further amend an act entitled “An act to provide for the creation, organization, and maintenance of the Nevada state police, prescribing the powers and duties of the officers and members thereof in maintaining peace, order, and quiet in the State of Nevada, fixing their compensation, providing certain penalties, and other matters relating thereto, making an appropriation therefor, and repealing all acts or parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved January 29, 1908, as the same has been heretofore amended. Assembly Substitute for Assembly Bill No. 53–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 22, 1945.

267

171

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to regulate traffic on the highways of this state, to provide punishment for violation thereof, and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 21, 1925, together with the acts amendatory thereof or supplemental thereto. Assembly Bill No. 210–Committee on Roads and Highways.  Approved March 22, 1945.

268

172

An Act for the relief of A. Levy and J. Zentner Co., a California corporation, qualified to do business in Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 164–Mr. Fairchild.  Approved March 22, 1945.

273

173

An Act concerning certain county offices and to consolidate certain county offices in the county of Ormsby, State of Nevada, fixing salaries and other compensation, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 176–Mr. Folsom.  Approved March 22, 1945.

274

174

An Act to amend section 8 of an act entitled “An act to provide a general highway law for the State of Nevada,” approved March 23, 1917, together with acts amendatory thereof or supplementary thereto. Assembly Bill No. 187–Committee on Roads and Highways.  Approved March 22, 1945.

275

175

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act fixing the salaries and compensation of certain officers of Douglas County, State of Nevada, and matters properly relating thereto, and repealing all acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1935, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 219–Douglas County Delegation.  Approved March 22, 1945.

285

176

An Act to appropriate money for the support of the state welfare department as created by chapter 127, Statutes of Nevada 1937; providing for the expenditure of said appropriation, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 108–Mr. Fairchild.  Approved March 22, 1945.

288

177

An Act to amend “An act providing for the incorporation of cities, their classification, the establishment and alteration of their boundaries, the government and disincorporation thereof, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1907. Assembly Bill No. 116–Mr. Munk.  Approved March 22, 1945.

289

178

An Act providing an appropriation for the support and maintenance of the Nevada state historical society for the years 1945 and 1946. Assembly Bill No. 128–Mr. Ogden and Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 22, 1945.

290

179

An Act providing for the investigation and control of injurious insect pests in the State of Nevada, and making an appropriation therefor. Assembly Bill No. 111–Committee on Agriculture.  Approved March 22, 1945.

291

180

An Act to amend “An act concerning aeronautics and matters pertaining thereto, and to make uniform the law with reference thereto,” approved March 5, 1923. Assembly Bill No. 32–Mr. McElroy.  Approved March 22, 1945.

292

181

An Act to amend sections 1 and 2 of an act entitled “An act to authorize the state department of highways to construct, equip, and maintain a system of secondary or feeder roads within the state under and in pursuance of the act of Congress of the United States entitled ‘An act to provide that the United States shall aid the states in the construction of rural post roads, and for other purposes,’ approved July 11, 1916, as amended and supplemented, and to supplement that certain act entitled ‘An act to provide a general highway law for the State of Nevada,’ approved March 23, 1917, as amended, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 12, 1937. Assembly Bill No. 213–Committee on Roads and Highways.  Approved March 22, 1945.

292

182

An Act authorizing the board of directors of any county fire protection district to issue and sell bonds not exceeding in amount ten thousand ($10,000) for the purchase of fire fighting equipment; providing for an election therefor; providing for the payment thereof, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 226–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 22, 1945.

293

183

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide for a state appropriation for the needy blind of the State of Nevada to supplement the provisions of that certain act of the legislature of the State of Nevada entitled ‘An act to provide a relief fund in the several counties of the State of Nevada for the needy blind; providing for and prescribing the powers and duties of boards of county commissioners in every county,’ ” approved February 25, 1925, as amended. Senate Bill No. 116–Senator Dressler.  Approved March 22, 1945.

295

184

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to create a state contractors’ board; defining the powers and duties of said board; defining contractors and providing for the licensing of contractors; fixing the fees for such licenses; providing the method of suspension and cancellation of such licenses; prescribing a penalty for the violation of this act and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 31, 1941, as amended by chapter 60 Statutes of 1943, and adding thereto an article to be known as article III-A. Senate Bill No. 41–Senator Haight.  Approved March 22, 1945.

296

185

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act relating to and providing for the protection, propagation, restoration, domestication, introduction, purchase, and disposition of wild animals, wild birds, and fish; creating certain offices, providing the method of selecting the officers therefor, defining the powers and duties of certain officers, and other persons; defining certain terms; providing for the licensing of and regulating of hunting, trapping, game farming, and game fishing; authorizing the establishment, control and regulation of private fish hatcheries, state recreation grounds, sanctuaries, and refuges, and the closing, opening, and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds, and game fish; providing for the condemnation of property for certain purposes; providing for instruction in the game laws of this state in the public schools of this state; establishing certain funds and regulating expenditures therefrom, providing penalties for violation thereof and repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 29, 1929, as amended. Senate Bill No. 80–Senator Schuman.  Approved March 22, 1945.

297

186

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide for the organization and government of irrigation districts, for the irrigation and drainage of lands and other related undertakings thereby, and for the acquisition and distribution of water and other property, construction, collection, and carriage of water; cooperation with the United States; and matters properly connected therewith, approved March 19, 1919,” as amended. Senate Bill No. 34–Senator Haight.  Approved March 22, 1945.

298

187

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act relating to unemployment compensation, creating unemployment compensation and administration funds and providing for the administration thereof; making an appropriation therefor; defining unemployment and providing compensation therefor; requiring contributions by employers to the unemployment compensation fund; creating the office of director, a board of review, and providing for other officers and employees and defining their powers and duties; providing for the levy of assessments; and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 23, 1937, being chapter 129 of the Statutes of 1937, as amended. Senate Bill No. 10–Committee on Labor.  Approved March 22, 1945.

299

188

An Act to regulate in the State of Nevada the transfer of shares of stock in corporations, and to make uniform the law with reference thereto. Senate Bill No. 66–Senator Haight.  Approved March 22, 1945.

324

189

An Act to further amend an act entitled “An act to authorize the board of county commissioners of the county of Mineral, State of Nevada, to purchase, acquire, and construct an electrical power and telephone line, extending from the Lundy generating plant of the Nevada-California power company situated in the county of Mono, State of California, to the town of Hawthorne, Nevada, and thence via Luning and Mina to the town of Simon in the county of Mineral, State of Nevada, and branches thereof; providing for the maintenance and operation of said line as a public utility; the issuance and sale of bonds therefor; the levy and collection of taxes for the payment of such bonds, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 4, 1921, as the same has been heretofore amended. Senate Bill No. 127–Senator Schuman.  Approved March 22, 1945.

330

190

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act relating to the national guard and the enrolled militia; to provide for the custody and care of the state armory building and grounds; to prevent the desecration of the flag of the United States and the flag of this state; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions hereof; repealing certain acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 27, 1929, together with the acts amendatory thereof, or supplemental thereto. Senate Bill No. 119–Senator Tallman.  Approved March 22, 1945.

333

191

An Act supplemental to an act entitled “An act authorizing and empowering the board of county commissioners of Mineral County, State of Nevada, acting as a town board for the town of Hawthorne, Nevada, to issue and sell bonds of the town of Hawthorne, Mineral County, Nevada, for the purpose of constructing and installing a sewer system in the town of Hawthorne; providing for the levy and collection of taxes for the payment thereof, to provide for the fixing of a reasonable service charge, and to constitute same as a lien against the property and persons using same, and other matters properly relating thereto, and providing for an election therefor,” approved March 24, 1941; providing for the issue of a second series of bonds within the amount first authorized, and without the holding of another election. Senate Bill No. 147–Senator Schuman.  Approved March 22, 1945.

336

192

An Act providing for the proof of wills where subscribing witnesses are unavailable, by reason of service in the armed forces of the United States, or as merchant seamen. Senate Bill No. 16–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 22, 1945.

337

193

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act regulating the payment of wages or compensation in private employments, providing for regular pay days therein, making it the duty of the labor commissioner and district attorneys in this state to enforce its provisions, and providing penalties for violations of this act, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 19, 1919, as amended. Senate Bill No. 73–Committee on Labor.  Approved March 22, 1945.

338

194

An Act to provide for the appointment of a conservator, under certain circumstances, for property of persons serving in or with the armed forces of the United States, or as merchant seamen. Senate Bill No. 14–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 22, 1945.

339

195

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act regulating and prescribing the hours that sheriffs, county recorders, county clerks, county treasurers, and district attorneys of all of the counties in the State of Nevada shall keep their offices open for the transaction of public business, and providing a penalty for the violation thereof, and repealing all acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 29, 1907, as amended. Senate Bill No. 65–Senators Tognoni and Lemaire.  Approved March 22, 1945.

340

196

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act authorizing and directing the board of regents of the University of Nevada to establish a retirement system covering all employees of the University of Nevada and the public service division thereof; authorizing the board of regents with the approval of the state board of examiners to establish rules and regulations for the administration thereof; authorizing the board of regents to accept the provisions of the act of Congress approved March 4, 1940; creating a fund to be known as the University of Nevada retirement plan fund; authorizing the payment of annuities and the purchase of group annuities; defining the duties of the board of regents of the University of Nevada, the state board of examiners, the state controller, and the state treasurer in relation thereto; providing and establishing the necessary funds, authorizing the levy of the tax therefor, and other matters relating thereto.” Senate Bill No. 109–Committee on Education, State Library, and Public Morals.  Approved March 22, 1945.

341

197

An Act authorizing the board of county commissioners of Humboldt County to acquire by purchase, gift, or in any other manner, parcels of land for park, recreational, and memorial purposes; providing for the manner of payment, and authorizing a tax levy therefor. Senate Bill No. 135–Senator Tallman.  Approved March 22, 1945.

342

198

An Act to further amend an act entitled “An act to incorporate Carson City,” approved February 25, 1875. Senate Bill No. 148–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 22, 1945.

343

199

An Act authorizing and directing the board of regents of the University of Nevada to purchase certain real property, providing for payment for the same from the university state tax fund and through the execution of an easement for private purposes over certain state lands, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 129–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 22, 1945.

346

200

An Act making an appropriation for the support, maintenance, and operation of the Nevada state museum, as created by chapter 159 of the 1939 statutes of Nevada, as amended. Senate Bill No. 76–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 22, 1945.

347

201

An Act making an appropriation for the general support of the Nevada state hospital for mental diseases for the balance of the 1943-1945 biennium. Senate Bill No. 150–Committee on State Prison and Hospital for Mental Diseases.  Approved March 22, 1945.

348

202

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act relating to and providing for the protection, propagation, restoration, domestication, introduction, purchase, and disposition of wild animals, wild birds, and fish; creating certain offices, providing the method of selecting the officers therefor, defining the powers and duties of certain officers, and other persons; defining certain terms; providing for the licensing of and regulating of hunting, trapping, game farming, and game fishing; authorizing the establishment, control and regulation of private fish hatcheries, state recreation grounds, sanctuaries, and refuges, and the closing, opening, and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds, and game fish; providing for the condemnation of property for certain purposes; providing for instruction in the game laws of this state in the public schools of this state; establishing certain funds and regulating expenditures therefrom, providing penalties for violation thereof and repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 29, 1929, as amended. Senate Bill No. 98–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 22, 1945.

348

203

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act concerning the estates of deceased persons,” approved March 26, 1941. Senate Bill No. 78–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 22, 1945.

349

204

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act relating to the sale, by the county commissioners of the various counties of this state, of patented mining claims which have, or may hereafter, become the property of any county of this state through the operation of the revenue laws of the state, approved March 6, 1933,” as amended. Senate Substitute for Senate Bill No. 6–Committee on Mines and Mining.  Approved March 22, 1945.

351

205

An Act to amend “An act to incorporate the town of Elko, in Elko County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 14, 1917. Senate Bill No. 154–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 22, 1945.

353

206

An Act authorizing the boards of county commissioners in counties having a population of over 10,000 to acquire by purchase, gift, or in any other manner, parcels of land for park, recreational, and memorial purposes; providing for the manner of payment, and authorizing a tax levy therefor. Senate Bill No. 100–Senator Farndale.  Approved March 22, 1945.

354

207

An Act authorizing and directing the board of regents of the University of Nevada to purchase certain real property, providing for payment for the same from the university state tax fund, and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 130–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 22, 1945.

355

208

An Act authorizing and directing the board of regents of the University of Nevada to remodel the old gymnasium building on the University of Nevada campus to provide suitable quarters for the department of military science and tactics, making an appropriation therefor, and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 131–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 22, 1945.

356

209

An Act making an appropriation for the defense of a certain suit brought against the State of Nevada under the authority of the act of the legislature constituting chapter 181, Statutes of Nevada 1943. Senate Substitute for Assembly Bill No. 95–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 22, 1945.

357

210

An Act authorizing and directing the board of regents of the University of Nevada to complete the building known as the university gymnasium, providing for the payment for the same from the university state tax fund, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 132–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 22, 1945.

358

211

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act for the better protection of motor-vehicle dealers, garage keepers, and automobile repairmen, and creating and giving to them a lien upon motor vehicles, motorcycles, motor equipment, and trailers, for supplies, accessories, repairs, and labor; making it a misdemeanor to incur a bill on any motor vehicle, motorcycle, motor equipment, or trailer without the consent of the owner; reserving certain legal rights and remedies to lien claimants, owners, and others; and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and particularly repealing an act entitled ‘An act for the better protection of motor-vehicle dealers, garage keepers, and automobile repairmen, and giving them a lien on motor vehicles for supplies, accessories, repairs, and labor, and making it a misdemeanor to incur a bill on a motor vehicle without the consent of the owner,’ ” approved March 24, 1917, being sections 3772 to 3779, both inclusive, of the N. C. L. 1929, approved March 13, 1943. Senate Bill No. 128–Senators Lemaire and Haight.  Approved March 22, 1945.

358

212

An Act providing for the creation of a state merit system of personnel administration for the Nevada employment security department, the Nevada state department of health, and the divisions of child welfare service and of old-age assistance within the Nevada state welfare department; providing for the appointment of a state merit board and a merit system supervisor; transferring certain funds, records, equipment, and employees to the state merit board; outlining the duties and authority of the state merit board and of the officers and employees of the board; providing for the selection of personnel on the basis of merit; providing for appeals and establishing rules of evidence; creating a fund from moneys made available to the board by the Nevada employment security department, the Nevada state department of health, and the divisions of child welfare service and old-age assistance within the Nevada state welfare department, and authorizing expenditures from that fund for administrative purposes. Assembly Bill No. 23–Mr. Thompson.  Approved March 26, 1945.

363

213

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled ‘An act to regulate the practice of optometry and for the appointment of a board of examiners in the matter of said regulation,’ approved March 17, 1913, together with all acts amendatory thereof or supplemental thereto,” approved March 16, 1939, by adding thereto a new section, to be designated as section 18. Assembly Bill No. 74–Mr. Jepson.  Approved March 26, 1945.

367

214

An Act to amend “An act to regulate the practice of chiropody, and provide for the requirements for a certificate to practice same,” approved March 14, 1917, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 92–Mr. Jepson.  Approved March 26, 1945.

369

215

An Act to amend “An act regulating the sale of agricultural seeds; designating the state quarantine officer as the administrator of this act, and defining his powers and duties; defining agricultural seeds, noxious weeds, weed seeds, diseases, and labels; setting certain standards of purity and germination for agricultural seeds and providing for the testing thereof; making an appropriation for carrying out the provisions of this act, providing penalties for the violation thereof, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 29, 1929. Assembly Bill No. 96–Mr. Munk.  Approved March 26, 1945.

370

216

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide revenue for the support of the government of the State of Nevada; to control, license, and regulate the importation and sale of wines, beers, and intoxicating liquors into and within the State of Nevada; to provide for the issuance of importers’ and wholesalers’ licenses; to impose a stamp tax on the sale of such wines, beers, and intoxicating liquors; to provide for state licenses, designating the type of licenses to be issued, the fee for such licenses, and persons to pay the same, the manner of collection thereof, and prescribing the duties to be performed by state and county officials in connection therewith; the disposition and apportionment of the funds derived therefrom; and all other matters relating thereto; to provide penalties for the violation thereof; and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 30, 1935, as the same has been amended, and to amend the title of said act; imposing an excise tax upon the privilege of importing, possessing, storing, or selling liquor; providing for the collection of the same; defining the word “liquor” and other terms in this act; to provide penalties for the violation hereof; and other matters relating thereto, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith. Assembly Bill No. 178–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 26, 1945.

371

217

An Act authorizing and directing the board of regents of the University of Nevada to execute an easement for highway right-of-way over certain lands to the State of Nevada, department of highways, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 216–Mr. Capurro.  Approved March 26, 1945.

382

218

An Act to amend “An act relating to hotels, defining the same, providing regulations in connection therewith, providing for the sanitation of the rooms of such hotels, providing for the sanitary method and manner of conducting such hotels, providing for the enforcement of this act, and providing a penalty for the violation thereof,” approved March 15, 1915, and to further amend the said act by adding new sections thereto, to be known as sections 4a, 5a, 5b, 7a, 8a, 8b, 8c, 9a, 9b, and 12a. Assembly Bill No. 86–Mr. Smith.  Approved March 26, 1945.

384

219

An Act to further amend an act entitled “An act declaring the purpose and policy of the legislature relative to use of the public highways of the state in the carrying of persons and property thereon in motor vehicles, defining such vehicles and public highways, providing for the licensing and regulating of certain carriers thereon by the public service commission of Nevada and providing and defining its duties in relation thereto, providing license fees for the operation of motor vehicles in carrier service for hire and other service on the public highways of the state, providing for official inspectors and salary and allowances therefor, providing penalties for the violation thereof and other civil actions for the recovery of license fees herein, providing for refund in certain cases, providing for the weighing of motor vehicles for license purposes by public weighmasters, and repealing all acts and parts of acts and certain acts of the legislature in conflict herewith; and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 23, 1933, as amended, approved March 28, 1935, as amended; approved March 24, 1937, as amended; approved March 24, 1939; approved March 28, 1941. Assembly Bill No. 197–Committee on Roads and Highways.  Approved March 26, 1945.

387

220

An Act providing for the construction, equipment, and furnishing of a new classroom building and facilities at the state University of Nevada, defining the duties of the board of regents entrusted with the government of the university, providing when the actual building program shall begin, providing an appropriation therefor out of the State of Nevada postwar reserve fund, and other matters properly related thereto. Assembly Bill No. 234–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 26, 1945.

394

221

An Act to provide additional compensation for certain appointive officers and employees of the office of state engineer of the State of Nevada, and of the Nevada public service commission, and providing for an appropriation therefor. Assembly Bill No. 73–Mr. Wines.  Approved March 26, 1945.

396

222

An Act to provide for payment at state expense of premiums on insurance policies protecting students in the schools of the State of Nevada supported in whole or in part with state or county funds from loss arising out of injuries received by them in the course of athletic practice or competition as members of school athletic teams. Assembly Bill No. 143–Mr. Higgins.  Approved March 26, 1945.

397

223

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to incorporate the town of Reno, in Washoe County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 16, 1903, as amended March 13, 1905, and as amended from time to time thereafter. Assembly Bill No. 102–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 26, 1945.

398

224

An Act to permit the state to assist, extend, and improve the care of persons in the active stages of tuberculosis being cared for at public expense in any approved tuberculosis facility in any of the counties in the state. Senate Bill No. 84–Senators Russell and Farndale.  Approved March 26, 1945.

441

225

An Act relating to the personal liability of directors, trustees, officers, agents, or employees of insurer in connection with the payment of taxes, licenses, or fees paid to the State of Nevada, and other matters pertaining thereto. Senate Bill No. 83–Senator Budelman.  Approved March 26, 1945.

442

226

An Act providing for the construction, equipment, and furnishing of certain new buildings and facilities at the Nevada state hospital for mental diseases, defining the duties of the commission entrusted with the care and maintenance of the Nevada state hospital for mental diseases, providing an appropriation therefor, and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 123–Committee on State Prison and Hospital for Mental Diseases.  Approved March 26, 1945.

443

227

An Act creating a lien for the value of hay, grain, feed, pasture, or board furnished to certain animals, and providing a method for the foreclosure of such lien, and other matters properly connected therewith. Senate Bill No. 51–Senator Haight.  Approved March 26, 1945.

445

228

An Act to amend “An act to create judicial districts in the State of Nevada, provide for the election of district judges therein, fix their salaries and compensation for expenses, and repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 27, 1929. Senate Bill No. 121–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 26, 1945.

447

229

An Act to amend section 3 of an act entitled “An act relating to the state university and matters properly connected therewith,” approved February 7, 1887, as amended March 8, 1917. Senate Bill No. 108–Committee on Education, State Library, and Public Morals.  Approved March 26, 1945.

448

230

An Act to authorize boards of trustees to enter into contracts with and to receive funds from school officials of adjoining states for the education of pupils in such states in Nevada schools, and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 117–Senator Russell.  Approved March 27, 1945.

450

231

An Act to amend sections 9 and 13 of an act entitled “An act concerning public schools and repealing certain acts relating thereto,” approved March 20, 1911, as amended. Senate Bill No. 52–Committee on Education, State Library, and Public Morals.  Approved March 27, 1945.

451

232

An Act authorizing the board of directors of the Pershing County water conservation district of Nevada to create a postwar reserve fund; providing for the use thereof; providing for transfer of certain surplus funds to said fund; providing for the investment of funds therefrom, and other matters properly related thereto. Senate Bill No. 134–Senator Sommer.  Approved March 27, 1945.

452

233

An Act authorizing and directing the state controller and state treasurer to transfer $225,000 from the state postwar reserve fund to the state prison building fund, and other matters properly related thereto. Senate Bill No. 50–Senator Haight.  Approved March 27, 1945.

453

234

An Act authorizing the establishment of a postwar reserve fund by counties, cities, towns, and school districts; providing for the investment of funds therefrom, and other matters properly related thereto. Senate Bill No. 2–Senators Haight, Robbins, and Lemaire.  Approved March 27, 1945.

454

235

An Act appropriating the sum of fifteen hundred ($1,500) dollars out of the general fund of the State of Nevada for the purchase of the Dat-So-La-Lee collection of Indian baskets. Senate Bill No. 103–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 27, 1945.

455

236

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act providing for the division of Clark County, Nevada, into educational districts, and providing for the government of the schools therein,” approved March 29, 1919, as amended March 11, 1921, by amending section 1 and section 2 of said act and by adding two new sections thereto to be known as section 11 and section 12. Assembly Bill No. 139–Mr. Higgins.  Approved March 27, 1945.

455

237

An Act to amend an act entitled “An Act to aid the prosecution of the war by providing for the creation of local agencies to cooperate with the federal government in making housing available for persons engaged in war industries and activities, and by granting certain powers to public bodies, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 1, 1943. Assembly Bill No. 161–Messrs. Ryan, Carlson, and Englestead.  Approved March 27, 1945.

458

238

An Act to regulate the professional nursing of the sick in the State of Nevada, providing for a board of examiners therefor; providing for the examination and issuing of certificates for registered nurses; other matters properly relating thereto; providing a penalty for the violation of this act, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith. Assembly Bill No. 91–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 27, 1945.

463

239

An Act to encourage and promote improvement in quality of livestock in the State of Nevada; to create the Nevada junior livestock show board, and to provide for a junior livestock show, and to appropriate funds therefor. Assembly Substitute for Assembly Bill No. 83–Mr. Capurro.  Approved March 27, 1945.

466

240

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to require the registration of motor vehicles, trailers, and semitrailers, and to require the payment of fees thereupon, imposing certain duties and obligations upon the owners of motor vehicles rented without drivers, to provide for the transfer of interest in and to motor vehicles, providing for the registration of manufacturers and dealers in motor vehicles, trailers and semitrailers, regulating the use of motor vehicles by nonresidents, making and constituting county assessors officers of the department and imposing certain duties upon them, creating a ‘Motor Vehicle Fund,’ and providing for the disposition thereof, to prevent the taking or injury of any vehicle without the consent of the owner; to provide for the duties and powers of vehicle commissioner and for the motor vehicle department; to regulate court proceedings in certain civil actions arising under this act; to provide penalties for violations of this act and to make uniform the law relating to the subject matter of this act; and to repeal all acts in conflict or inconsistent therewith,” approved March 27, 1931, by inserting six new sections therein numbered 15(a), 15(b), 15(c), 15(d), 15(e), and 15(f). Assembly Bill No. 218–Mr. Ogden.  Approved March 27, 1945.

469

241

An Act to earmark and set aside out of the state postwar reserve fund, moneys for plans and specifications for buildings and improvements authorized by the board of finance and the board of control. Assembly Bill No. 224–Committee on Building and Construction.  Approved March 27, 1945.

471

242

An Act creating a state monument at Genoa, Douglas County, Nevada, to be known as the Genoa fort and stockade; providing that the site thereof be donated by Douglas County to the State of Nevada; requiring that the original fort and stockade be reconstructed; providing for the cost of such reconstruction and the maintenance thereof after the same be rebuilt. Assembly Bill No. 105–Douglas County Delegation.  Approved March 27, 1945.

472

243

An Act to authorize and empower the board of county commissioners of the county of Washoe, State of Nevada, in their discretion not later than five years after the passage and approval of this act, to issue bonds for the purpose of altering, constructing, and reconstructing the Washoe general hospital buildings in said county of Washoe, and to levy a tax for the payment of interest thereon and the redemption thereof; and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 146–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 27, 1945.

473

244

An Act making an appropriation for the control of rodents and predatory animals, in cooperation with the federal government, prescribing the duties of the state board of stock commissioners in connection therewith, and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 140–Mr. Martinez.  Approved March 27, 1945.

476

245

An Act to amend an act entitled “An act authorizing owners of land to lay out and plat such land into lots, streets, alleys and public places, and providing for the approval and filing of maps or plats thereof,” approved March 13, 1905. Senate Bill No. 137–Senator Farndale.  Approved March 27, 1945.

477

246

An Act making appropriation for the support of the civil government of the State of Nevada for the fiscal years ending June 30, 1946-1947. Senate Bill No. 7–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 27, 1945.

477

247

An Act to fix the state tax levy for the year 1945 and 1946 and to distribute the said levy to the proper funds. Senate Bill No. 165–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 27, 1945.

491

248

An Act to amend the title of and to further amend an act entitled “An act concerning slot machines, gambling games, and gambling devices; providing for the operation thereof under license; providing for certain license fees and the use of the money obtained therefrom; prohibiting minors from playing and loitering about such games; designating the penalties for violations of the provisions thereof; and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 19, 1931, as amended, by amending the title, by amending certain sections thereof, and by adding new sections thereto to be known as sections 10a, 10b, 10c, 10d, 10e, and 10f. Senate Bill No. 142–Senators Dressler, Johnson, Cox, Haight, and Robbins. Became a law March 28, 1945, without the governor’s signature.

492