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Statutes of the State of Nevada - Forty-Seventh Session, 1955

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AN ACT creating a legislative fund. Senate Bill No. 1–Senator Johnson.  Approved January 19, 1955

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AN ACT limiting the power of the Nevada tax commission with respect to the issuance of gambling licenses during the 47th session of the legislature of Nevada and for 30 days after adjournment sine die; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 104–Mr. Swackhamer.  Approved January 31, 1955

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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. Assembly Bill No. 105–Mr. Harmon.  Approved January 31, 1955

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AN ACT fixing the compensation of the county officers of Lyon County, Nevada; regulating the employment and compensation of deputies and other employees of county officers; repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 27–Senator Whitacre.  Approved February 7, 1955

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AN ACT to amend the title of and 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 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. Assembly Bill No. 46–Mr. Swackhamer.  Approved February 7, 1955

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AN ACT ratifying, approving and confirming the proceedings heretofore taken by the board of trustees of Consolidated School District “B” of Churchill County, Nevada, in submitting the question of issuing the bonds of Consolidated School District “B,” Churchill County, Nevada, in the amount of $150,000 at an election held November 13, 1954, for the purpose of acquiring an eight-classroom addition to the West End School and other necessary repairs, alterations, and school equipment for existing facilities at Fallon, Nevada, determining that the election resulted in the authorization of the bonds, and authorizing the board of trustees of Consolidated School District “B,” Churchill County, to issue and deliver the bonds. Assembly Bill No. 48–Mr. Shuey.  Approved February 11, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing the board of county commissioners of Pershing County and the board of directors of the Pershing County Water Conservation District of Nevada to exchange certain county-owned land for certain land owned by McClelland Gilmore, Jr., and to do all acts in connection therewith necessary to effect such exchange. Senate Bill No. 40–Senator Munk.  Approved February 14, 1955

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AN ACT ratifying, approving and confirming the proceedings heretofore taken by the board of county commissioners of Churchill County, Nevada, and by the Churchill County board of education in submitting the question of issuing the bonds of Churchill County in the amount of $200,000 at an election held November 2, 1954, for the purpose of acquiring a new county high school building, the purchase of equipment, and certain repairs and alterations to existing buildings at Fallon, Nevada, determining that the election resulted in the authorization of the bonds, and authorizing the Churchill County board of education, on behalf of Churchill County, Nevada, to issue and deliver the bonds. Assembly Bill No. 102–Mr. Shuey.  Approved February 16, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing and directing the board of county commissioners of Elko County to transfer certain funds and specifying the duties of certain county officers in connection therewith. Assembly Bill No. 132–Elko County Delegation.  Approved February 21, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act making it unlawful to play at any licensed gambling game with marked cards, marked or loaded dice, or tamper with any licensed slot machines; and making it further unlawful to use any slugs, tokens, cheating or thieving device upon any lawful vending machine, coin box, telephone or other receptacle designed to receive or be operated by lawful coin of the United States of America; providing penalties for the violation thereof; and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 21, 1951. Assembly Bill No. 70–Messrs. Irwin, Lambert, Hunter, Swackhamer, Barnum, Wood, Shuey, Nevin, Jones, Ivers, Waters, Mount, Mrs. Denton, Messrs. Carlson, Tognoni, Leighton, and Berrum.  Approved February 23, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing the county commissioners of the county of Washoe to enter into an agreement concerning certain lands, and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 52–Senator Lovelock.  Approved February 25, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing and directing the county auditor and the county treasurer of Lander County, Nevada, to transfer certain funds now in the treasury of Lander County. Senate Bill No. 97–Senator Lemaire.  Approved February 25, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act creating a state department of purchasing, defining powers and duties, making an appropriation, repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 24, 1951. Senate Bill No. 36–Senator Whitacre.  Approved February 28, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act requiring any person or persons transacting business in this state under a fictitious name or designation to file certificate thereof, and providing penalties for a violation hereof, and repealing all acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 20, 1923. Assembly Bill No. 153–Mr. Wood.  Approved March 1, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate proceedings in criminal cases in this state and to repeal all other acts in relation thereto,” approved March 17, 1911. Assembly Bill No. 136–Messrs. Dotson and Vaughan.  Approved March 1, 1955

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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 sale of cigarettes into and within the State of Nevada; to provide for the issuance of wholesalers’ licenses; to impose a stamp tax on the sale of cigarettes, to provide for state licenses, designating the type of license 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 properly relating thereto; to provide penalties for the violation thereof, and to repeal all acts or parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 95–Mr. Waters.  Approved March 1, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to define, regulate, and license real estate brokers and real estate salesmen; to create a state real estate commission, and to provide a penalty for violation of the provisions thereof, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 53–Messrs. Von Tobel and Leighton.  Approved March 1, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to define, regulate, and license real estate brokers and real estate salesmen; to create a state real estate commission, and to provide a penalty for violation of the provisions thereof, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 52–Messrs. Von Tobel and Leighton.  Approved March 1, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to define, regulate, and license real estate brokers and real estate salesmen; to create a state real estate commission, and to provide a penalty for violation of the provisions thereof, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 51–Messrs. Von Tobel and Leighton.  Approved March 1, 1955

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AN ACT providing that advocacy by a public employee or a public school teacher of the overthrow of the United States Government or of the state by force, violence or other unlawful means, or membership by a public employee or public school teacher in an organization advocating overthrow of such governments by force, violence or other unlawful means, to be sufficient cause for dismissal. Assembly Bill No. 44–Mr. Adams.  Approved March 1, 1955

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AN ACT concerning common trust funds and to make uniform the law with reference thereto. Assembly Bill No. 29–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 1, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to inventories and intermediate and final accounting by trustees,” approved March 28, 1941. Assembly Bill No. 26–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 1, 1955

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AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “An Act for preventing the manufacture, sale or transportation of adulterated, mislabeled or misbranded, or poisonous or deleterious foods, drugs, medicines and liquors, and for regulating the manufacture and traffic therein, and providing penalties for the violation thereof, and repealing all acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 25, 1913. Assembly Bill No. 27–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 1, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act establishing a system of retirement and of benefits at retirement or death for certain officers and employees of the state and its political subdivisions; creating the public employees’ retirement fund and board, and giving certain powers unto said board; providing and establishing the necessary funds and accounts; providing for the integration of other similar systems within this system; providing for the cost of the system; appropriating money therefor; providing for the superseding and repeal of acts or parts of acts in conflict herewith, and providing a savings clause, and matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Senate Bill No. 45–Committee on State and County Affairs.  Approved March 2, 1955

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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, the generation, production, transmission and selling of electrical energy in any form, construction, operation and maintenance of works, diversion, storage, distribution, collection and carriage of water; co-operation with the United States; and matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 19, 1919. Senate Bill No. 26–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 2, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing the boards of county commissioners in the various counties of the State of Nevada to budget for funds to carry on a cooperative program of weather modification (cloud seeding) and to validate past proceedings for such purpose. Senate Bill No. 34–Senator Munk.  Approved March 2, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act regulating the fiscal management of counties, cities, towns, school districts, and other governmental agencies or political subdivisions of the State of Nevada; repealing certain acts and parts of acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 28, 1953. Senate Bill No. 56–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 2, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide a procedure for the establishment of mosquito abatement districts, providing for a governing board thereof, powers and duties of said board, for the declaration of certain areas as a nuisance and abatement thereof; for a lien upon the premises and foreclosure therefor; financing of the activities of said board and its agents; dissolution of said board and all matters properly related thereto,” approved March 22, 1951. Senate Bill No. 57–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 2, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act providing for the organization of fire protection districts upon certain lands within the State of Nevada, providing for the regulation thereof, defining the duties of certain persons in relation thereto, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 23, 1937. Senate Bill No. 58–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 2, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act reapportioning senators and assemblymen of the several counties to the legislature of the State of Nevada, establishing assembly districts in certain counties of the state, and providing for the election therefrom of members of the assembly,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 134–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 2, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate the town of Wells, 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 24, 1927. Assembly Bill No. 177–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 3, 1955

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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. Assembly Bill No. 7–Mr. Pozzi.  Approved March 3, 1955

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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. Assembly Bill No. 9–Mr. Mount.  Approved March 3, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning certain county officers of the county of Pershing, State of Nevada, providing for their compensation, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 27, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 101–Mr. Ivers.  Approved March 3, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing the state controller to make payroll deductions from the salaries or wages of state employees upon their written request, and to purchase therewith United States Savings Bonds or similar United States obligations. Assembly Bill No. 31–Mr. Swackhamer.  Approved March 3, 1955

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AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the general support of the Nevada school of industry for the biennium ending June 30, 1955. Assembly Bill No. 30–Mr. Swackhamer.  Approved March 3, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate and fix the fees of the county clerk of White Pine County and ex officio clerk of the Seventh judicial district court, in the State of Nevada, and to repeal all other acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 22, 1937. Senate Bill No. 87–Senator Gallagher.  Approved March 3, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing the state engineer to enter into cooperative agreements with counties, cities or private or public organizations for weather modification or cloud seeding programs; authorizing state engineer to make contracts with private concerns, accept and spend contributions, form committees and make rules and regulations; providing penalties; repealing an act, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 69–Senator Munk.  Approved March 3, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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. 157–Mr. Leighton.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to the licensing of persons operating motor vehicles upon highways and to make uniform the law relating thereto, providing for a board of examiners therefor, defining the duty of certain officers and other persons in relation thereto, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 31, 1941. Assembly Bill No. 139–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act defining and prohibiting the waste of oil and gas in the State of Nevada; creating the Nevada oil and gas conservation commission; placing the administration and enforcement of this act as a responsibility of the Nevada oil and gas conservation commission; defining powers and duties of the Nevada oil and gas conservation commission with respect to the conservation of oil and gas; providing for the enforcement of this act and the rules, regulations and orders of the Nevada oil and gas conservation commission; providing for the filing and hearing of complaints concerning the waste of oil and gas, and for oaths, subpenas, suits and appeals; providing for a tax on oil and gas produced in this state for the purpose of administering this act; providing penalties for violations thereof, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 24, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 124–Mr. Hanson.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing and directing the governor of the State of Nevada to execute in behalf of the State of Nevada the interstate compact to conserve oil and gas, dated February 16, 1935. Assembly Bill No. 122–Mr. Hanson.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act creating coroner districts, making the justices of the peace ex officio coroners, prescribing their duties and compensation, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict with the provisions of this act,” approved March 16, 1909. Senate Bill No. 37–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT concerning reciprocal enforcement of support and making uniform the law with reference thereto; defining certain words and terms; prescribing procedure for surrender of a person charged with failure to provide and providing for the enforcement of support by civil action; imposing duties upon certain officers; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 25–Mr. Vaughan.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to the licensing of persons operating motor vehicles upon highways and to make uniform the law relating thereto, providing for a board of examiners therefor, defining the duty of certain officers and other persons in relation thereto, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 31, 1941. Assembly Bill No. 114–Mr. Barnum.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act authorizing the attorney general of the State of Nevada, with the consent of the governor of Nevada, to commence and maintain certain actions in the supreme court of the United States, or in any court having jurisdiction thereof,” approved March 15, 1915. Senate Bill No. 129–Committee on Livestock.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT making uniform the law on interstate fresh pursuit of criminals; authorizing this state to cooperate with other states therein; providing for arrest and hearing before a magistrate; defining certain terms; prescribing certain duties of the secretary of state, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 50–Senators Whitacre, Brown, Seevers and Munk.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning the administration and organization of the legislative counsel bureau, repealing an act in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 18, 1953. Senate Bill No. 47–Senators Whitacre, Brown, Seevers and Munk.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT regulating the fees of the county clerk of Mineral County, State of Nevada, and repealing all other acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith. Assembly Bill No. 160–Messrs. Mount and Hendel.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act creating an industrial insurance commission; providing for the creating and disbursement of funds for the compensation and care of workmen injured in the course of employment; relating to the compensation of injured workmen and the compensation of their dependents where such injuries result in death; making premium payments by certain employers compulsory; providing that certain acts are crimes; authorizing the commission created by the act to make such rules and regulations as may be necessary; authorizing the commission to invest the funds provided for; defining and regulating the liability of employers to their employees, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict with this act,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 103–Mr. Pozzi.  Approved March 4, 1955

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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 the state fish and game commission, county game management boards, and certain other 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 regulation and licensing 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 establishment, closing, opening and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the taking, transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds and 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 22, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 79–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 4, 1955

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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 the state fish and game commission, county game management boards, and certain other 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 regulation and licensing 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 establishment, closing, opening and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the taking, transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds and 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 22, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 78–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 4, 1955

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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 the state fish and game commission, county game management boards, and certain other 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 regulation and licensing 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 establishment, closing, opening and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the taking, transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds and 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 22, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 77–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning the Nevada state library, providing for the administration and organization of the Nevada state library, repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 19, 1951. Assembly Bill No. 50–Mrs. Denton.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to define, regulate, and license real estate brokers and real estate salesmen; to create a state real estate commission, and to provide a penalty for violation of the provisions thereof, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 55–Messrs. Von Tobel and Leighton.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to define, regulate, and license real estate brokers and real estate salesmen; to create a state real estate commission, and to provide a penalty for violation of the provisions thereof, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 57–Messrs. Von Tobel and Leighton.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to define, regulate, and license real estate brokers and real estate salesmen; to create a state real estate commission, and to provide a penalty for violation of the provisions thereof, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 59–Messrs. Von Tobel and Leighton.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to form agricultural districts, to provide for the organization of agricultural associations therein, and for the management and control of the same by the State,” approved March 7, 1885. Assembly Bill No. 188–Messrs. Lambert and Hanson and Mrs. Denton.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to define, regulate, and license real estate brokers and real estate salesmen; to create a state real estate commission, and to provide a penalty for violation of the provisions thereof, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 60–Messrs. Von Tobel and Leighton.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate proceedings in civil cases in this state and to repeal all other acts in relation thereto,” approved March 17, 1911. Assembly Bill No. 163–Mr. Dotson.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “An Act relating to the marketing and sale of fish by Indians under certain restrictions and providing penalties for the violation thereof,” approved March 21, 1923. Assembly Bill No. 76–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act authorizing the state board of fish and game commissioners to negotiate with the fish and game commission of the State of Arizona concerning a reciprocal fishing license agreement between the State of Nevada and the State of Arizona, and applying to the waters of Lake Mead and the Colorado River where bordered by said states,” approved March 2, 1949. Assembly Bill No. 75–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “An Act relating to and providing for the regulation of fishing in Lake Mead and that portion of the Colorado River below Boulder Dam where it forms the boundary between the States of Arizona and Nevada; supplementing the general fish and game laws of the State of Nevada in that regard; authorizing a visitors’ special fishing license and a uniform open season and other uniform regulations for fishing in and upon the waters of said lake and that portion of said river; and providing for reciprocal recognition by each of said two states of fishing licenses issued to residents of the other in fishing in and upon said waters, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 25, 1939. Assembly Bill No. 74–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act prohibiting certain persons from remaining in saloons, and fixing penalties for the violation thereof,” approved March 22, 1911. Assembly Bill No. 140–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 4, 1955

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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 the state fish and game commission, county game management boards, and certain other 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 regulation and licensing 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 establishment, closing, opening and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the taking, transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds and 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 22, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 81–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 4, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act creating the Columbia basin interstate compact commission of the State of Nevada, defining its powers, establishing an interstate compact fund and making an appropriation therefor,” approved March 21, 1951. Senate Bill No. 168–Senators Crumley and Johnson.  Approved March 7, 1955

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AN ACT approving, ratifying and enacting into law the Columbia Basin Interstate Compact for the division, apportionment and use of the waters of the Columbia River and its tributaries and the determination of rights in connection therewith and incidental thereto; creating the Columbia Interstate Compact Commission; providing for the member of such commission from the State of Nevada; providing for the carrying out of the compact, and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 88–Senators Crumley and Johnson.  Approved March 7, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act regulating the practice of medicine, surgery and obstetrics, and other systems or modes of treating the sick or afflicted, in the State of Nevada; defining the practice thereof; providing for the examination of applicants for license and the practice of those licensed to treat diseases, injuries, deformities, or other physical or mental conditions of human beings; providing for the appointment of a state board of medical examiners and defining their duties; defining certain misdemeanors and providing penalties therefor, and repealing all other acts or parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 28, 1949. Senate Bill No. 93–Committee on Public Health.  Approved March 7, 1955

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AN ACT providing for the removal of county seats and the permanent location of the same; imposing duties on certain officers; providing for elections; providing for certain penalties, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 116–Judiciary Committee.  Approved March 7, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate the city of Sparks, in Washoe County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 28, 1949. Assembly Bill No. 279–Messrs. Christensen (Washoe) and Jepson.  Approved March 9, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to antifreeze; to provide that no antifreeze shall be sold, exposed for sale, or held with intent to sell within this state until inspected by the state sealer and found to comply with the provisions of this act; to provide inspection fees and distribution of the same; to provide that the state sealer shall be authorized to make rules and regulations; to prohibit certain matters in advertising; to define terms; to provide how this act may be cited; and to provide penalties,” approved March 29, 1949. Senate Bill No. 115–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 9, 1955

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AN ACT to provide an additional and supplemental appropriation for the care of persons in active stages of tuberculosis for the biennium ending June 30, 1955. Senate Bill No. 94–Committee on Public Health.  Approved March 9, 1955

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AN ACT providing an appropriation of $1,252.64 for relief of Bruce R. Thompson for services rendered as special master in a controversy involving the public service commission of Nevada. Senate Bill No. 89–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 9, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing payment to Buff & Buff Manufacturing Co. for highway department purchases in the amount of $28.53 for void state controller’s warrants. Senate Bill No. 61–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 9, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing payment to the Key Rock Mining Co. of $14.58 for a void controller’s warrant. Senate Bill No. 62–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 9, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act establishing a system of retirement and of benefits at retirement or death for certain officers and employees of the state and its political subdivisions; creating the public employees’ retirement fund and board, and giving certain powers unto said board; providing and establishing the necessary funds and accounts; providing for the integration of other similar systems within this system; providing for the cost of the system; appropriating money therefor; providing for the superseding and repeal of acts or parts of acts in conflict herewith, and providing a savings clause, and matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Senate Bill No. 44–Committee on State and County Affairs.  Approved March 9, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing and directing the state controller and the state treasurer to transfer the unexpended balances and moneys in certain special funds in the state treasury to the consolidated bond interest and redemption fund and 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. 114–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 9, 1955

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AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the support of the Nevada state hospital for the biennium ending June 30, 1955. Senate Bill No. 55–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 9, 1955

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AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the general support of the office of state engineer for the biennium ending June 30, 1955. Senate Bill No. 24–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 9, 1955

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AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the general support of the office of secretary of state for the biennium ending June 30, 1955. Senate Bill No. 31–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 9, 1955

121

81

AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the general support of the state supreme court for the biennium ending June 30, 1955. Senate Bill No. 32–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 9, 1955

122

82

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act providing for the appointment of a legislative auditor, prescribing his qualifications and duties, requiring all state officers and employees to provide access to books and records, making an appropriation, repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 28, 1949. Senate Bill No. 67–Senators Whitacre, Brown, Seevers and Munk.  Approved March 9, 1955

123

83

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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. 81–Senator Crumley.  Approved March 9, 1955

124

84

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate the town of Wells, 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 24, 1927. Senate Bill No. 147–Senator Crumley.  Approved March 9, 1955

125

85

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning public schools of the State of Nevada, establishing and defining certain crimes and providing punishment therefor, and repealing certain acts and parts of acts relating thereto,” approved March 15, 1947. Senate Bill No. 51–Senators Whitacre, Brown, Seevers and Munk.  Approved March 9, 1955

125

86

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide a general highway law for the State of Nevada,” approved March 23, 1917. Assembly Bill No. 250–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 10, 1955

126

87

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. Assembly Bill No. 247–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 10, 1955

127

88

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate traffic on the highways of this state, to provide punishment for violation thereof, to make exceptions in certain cases, and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 21, 1925. Assembly Bill No. 210–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 10, 1955

128

89

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to the licensing of persons operating motor vehicles upon highways and to make uniform the law relating thereto, providing for a board of examiners therefor, defining the duty of certain officers and other persons in relation thereto, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 31, 1941. Assembly Bill No. 183–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 10, 1955

129

90

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to the licensing of persons operating motor vehicles upon highways and to make uniform the law relating thereto, providing for a board of examiners therefor, defining the duty of certain officers and other persons in relation thereto, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 31, 1941. Assembly Bill No. 181–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 10, 1955

130

91

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to define, regulate, and license real estate brokers and real estate salesmen; to create a state real estate commission, and to provide a penalty for violation of the provisions thereof, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 56–Messrs. Von Tobel and Leighton.  Approved March 10, 1955

131

92

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act defining and relating to narcotic drugs, prohibiting the use, sale, distribution, or administration thereof, except under the lawful direction of duly licensed practicing physicians, dentists, veterinarians, manufacturers, apothecaries and others, prohibiting the unlawful possession, use, sale, distribution or administration thereof, and to make uniform the law with reference thereto, prescribing penalties for the violation hereof, and other matters properly relating thereto, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved February 24, 1937. Assembly Bill No. 20–Mr. Byrne.  Approved March 10, 1955

134

93

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act reapportioning senators and assemblymen of the several counties to the legislature of the State of Nevada, establishing assembly districts in certain counties of the State, and providing for the election therefrom of members of the assembly,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 264–Nye County Delegation.  Approved March 10, 1955

136

94

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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,” approved March 28, 1953. Senate Bill No. 162–Senator Lattin.  Approved March 11, 1955

137

95

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide a seal of state for the State of Nevada,” approved February 24, 1866. Senate Bill No. 149–Senators Whitacre and Lemaire.  Approved March 11, 1955

138

96

AN ACT authorizing the boards of county commissioners in the various counties to use and provide special pencils for marking election ballots; providing for canvassing ballots by electronic tabulators at central canvassing places, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 73–Senators Whitacre, Brown, Seevers and Munk.  Approved March 11, 1955

139

97

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 and qualifications, authorizing the levy of license taxes for revenue purposes, defining certain duties of county auditors as regards their accountability to the boards of county commissioners, and prescribing the duties of such county auditors as regards a monthly detailed report to certain school districts as to the condition of the funds of such districts, prescribing certain duties of the district attorneys, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 8, 1865. Assembly Bill No. 273–Mr. Lambert.  Approved March 11, 1955

139

98

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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. 274–Mr. Lambert.  Approved March 11, 1955

140

99

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act fixing the compensation of certain officers in Nye County, and other matters properly relating thereto; and repealing certain acts and parts of acts,” approved February 26, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 306–Nye County Delegation.  Approved March 11, 1955

141

100

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning public schools of the State of Nevada, establishing and defining certain crimes and providing punishment therefor, and repealing certain acts and parts of acts relating thereto,” approved March 15, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 282–Miss Frazier.  Approved March 11, 1955

143

101

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to prohibit certain persons from loitering in saloons, and fixing penalties for the violation thereof,” approved March 19, 1949. Assembly Bill No. 141–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 11, 1955

144

102

AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the general support of the office of attorney general for the biennium ending June 30, 1955. Assembly Bill No. 98–Mr. Dotson.  Approved March 11, 1955

145

103

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act providing for the issuance of licenses to hoisting engineers; providing a fee for such licenses; creating district boards of examiners; providing for revocation of licenses; creating the hoisting engineers’ license fund in the state treasury; making a temporary appropriation for carrying out the purposes of this act, and providing a penalty for violation of any of the provisions hereof,” approved March 22, 1921. Assembly Bill No. 149–Mr. Nevin.  Approved March 11, 1955

145

104

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act creating the office of inspector of mines; fixing his duties, powers and compensation; providing for the appointment of deputy mining inspectors and fixing their compensation; 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. 150–Mr. Nevin.  Approved March 11, 1955

148

105

AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “An Act authorizing and directing the state treasurer of the State of Nevada to transfer certain sums from the ‘hoisting engineers’ license fund’ to the general fund of the State of Nevada,” approved March 10, 1941. Assembly Bill No. 148–Mr. Nevin.  Approved March 11, 1955

150

106

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate traffic on the highways of this state, to provide punishment for violation thereof, to make exceptions in certain cases, and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 21, 1925. Assembly Bill No. 113–Mr. Barnum.  Approved March 11, 1955

150

107

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning crimes and punishments, and repealing certain acts relating thereto,” approved March 17, 1911. Assembly Bill No. 228–Messrs. Christensen (Clark) and Dotson.  Approved March 11, 1955

151

108

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to define contributory dependency and contributory delinquency, and to make the same a misdemeanor, and to provide for the punishment of persons guilty thereof,” approved March 23, 1909. Assembly Bill No. 15–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 11, 1955

152

109

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 provide an appropriation therefor,” approved March 30, 1937. Senate Bill No. 60–Committee on State and County Affairs.  Approved March 11, 1955

154

110

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. Assembly Bill No. 277–Messrs. Harmon, Godbey, Byrne, Kean, Lambert and Hose.  Approved March 11, 1955

155

111

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to aeronautics, to authorize and enable the State of Nevada to develop a state-wide system of airports and landing areas to serve the aviation needs of the state and in connection therewith to accept federal aid and to engage in the acquisition, construction, maintenance, and operation of airports, landing areas, and air navigation facilities within and without the state, and declaring such to be a public purpose, authorizing eminent domain proceedings, and for such purposes earmarking and setting aside tax funds collected on the sale of aviation fuel, and authorizing the appropriation of funds made available for such purposes and authorizing the Nevada state highway department to administer such activities from funds available for such purposes,” approved March 29, 1949. Assembly Bill No. 254–Messrs. Hunter and Irwin.  Approved March 11, 1955

157

112

AN ACT authorizing the department of highways to establish and sign speed zones on hazardous sections of the state highway system; providing certain penalties; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 246–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 12, 1955

158

113

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning public schools of the State of Nevada, establishing and defining certain crimes and providing punishment therefor, and repealing certain acts and parts of acts relating thereto,” approved March 15, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 109–Miss Frazier.  Approved March 12, 1955

159

114

AN ACT relating to banks and trust companies remaining closed on certain Saturdays and providing that acts appointed to be done on Saturday when the bank or trust company, or branch thereof, is closed may be performed on the next succeeding business day. Assembly Bill No. 357–Messrs. Dotson, Hardesty, Kean and Wood.  Approved March 15, 1955

159

115

AN ACT appropriating the sum of $3,700 for the purchase of a new mechanical bookkeeping machine in the office of the state controller. Assembly Bill No. 218–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 15, 1955

160

116

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. Assembly Bill No. 242–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 15, 1955

160

117

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning the estates of deceased persons,” approved March 26, 1941. Assembly Bill No. 16–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 15, 1955

161

118

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate traffic on the highways of this state, to provide punishment for violation thereof, to make exceptions in certain cases, and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 21, 1925. Senate Bill No. 112–Senator Black.  Approved March 15, 1955

162

119

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to bond elections, providing for the manner of holding the same, defining the duties of certain persons in relation thereto, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 16, 1937. Assembly Bill No. 159–Messrs. Harmon, Godbey, Barr, Byrne, Ellison, Giomi, Barnum and Hunter.  Approved March 15, 1955

162

120

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act fixing the salaries and compensation of certain officers of Douglas County, Nevada, providing for the appointment and salaries of deputy sheriffs and other matters properly relating thereto, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 21, 1953. Senate Bill No. 180–Senator Settelmeyer.  Approved March 15, 1955

163

121

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act providing a general corporation law,” approved March 21, 1925. Assembly Bill No. 12–Mr. Leighton.  Approved March 15, 1955

165

122

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to enable counties to establish and maintain public hospitals, levy a tax and issue bonds therefor, elect hospital trustees, maintain a training school for nurses, and provide suitable means for the care of such hospitals and of disabled persons, and repealing a certain act,” approved March 27, 1929. Assembly Bill No. 215–Miss Frazier, Messrs. Dotson, Irwin, Lambert, Adams, Christensen (Washoe) and Hardesty.  Approved March 15, 1955

165

123

AN ACT providing for the registration of convicted persons and supplying certain information to sheriffs and chiefs of police; providing notification of change of residence of convicted persons; providing for the fingerprinting of convicted persons; providing that registration records shall be confidential; prohibiting false statements in registration; providing a penalty for violation, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 101–Committee on Labor.  Approved March 15, 1955

166

124

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide an excise tax on the distribution of motor vehicle fuel and on the use of any other inflammable or combustible liquids, used to propel motor vehicles on the highways of this state; to provide for the payment and collection thereof; to provide for the licensing of dealers engaged in the distribution of motor vehicle fuel and the filing of bonds by such dealers; to provide for the keeping of records by dealers and retailers of motor vehicle fuel, and the examination thereof; to provide for reports of carriers of motor vehicle fuel and imposing duties on such carriers and on consumers; to provide for the administration and enforcement thereof by the Nevada tax commission and fixing its duties in relation thereto; to fix penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act; to provide for the disposition of the said tax; to provide for refunds; to define certain words, terms and phrases herein; to prohibit political subdivisions from imposing similar taxes; and to repeal all other acts or parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 21, 1935. Assembly Bill No. 292–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 16, 1955

170

125

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to the administration of state highway revenue-producing acts, consolidating under the public service commission of Nevada the administration of the motor vehicle registration act and the chauffeurs’ and drivers’ licensing act, the collection of motor carriers’ license fees and the excise taxes on gasoline and motor fuel, and certain functions of the state highway department concerning highway safety and safety education; creating a state highway patrol, defining the powers and duties of highway patrolmen and fixing their salaries, transferring certain records, equipment, and property to the public service commission, providing for the payment of costs of administration, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 24, 1949. Assembly Bill No. 272–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 17, 1955

180

126

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning public schools of the State of Nevada, establishing and defining certain crimes and providing punishment therefor, and repealing certain acts and parts of acts relating thereto,” approved March 15, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 271–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 17, 1955

181

127

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act making the public service commission administrative commissioner, providing for the revocation of licenses in certain cases, requiring the giving of security for payment of judgments for damages, providing for motor liability policies, providing penalties for the violation hereof, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 23, 1949. Assembly Bill No. 270–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 17, 1955

182

128

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act to permit courts to enter judgment for arrearages in the payment of alimony and support, and to enter judgment therein, and providing remedy for enforcement, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 19, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 256–Mr. Vaughan.  Approved March 19, 1955

182

129

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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. Assembly Bill No. 417–Committee on Livestock.  Approved March 19, 1955

183

130

AN ACT authorizing the board of county commissioners of Elko County, Nevada, to levy an annual special tax to be used by the Elko County fair board. Assembly Bill No. 414–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 19, 1955

184

131

AN ACT providing for the uniform act on intrastate pursuit; authorizing an arrest by any peace officer in another jurisdiction in this state under certain conditions; providing for certain procedures after the arrest; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 379–Mr. Leighton.  Approved March 19, 1955

184

132

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to control and regulate the manufacture, sale, possession, use, and carrying of firearms and weapons, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 5, 1925. Assembly Bill No. 378–Mr. Dotson.  Approved March 19, 1955

185

133

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate traffic on the highways of this state, to provide punishment for violation thereof, to make exceptions in certain cases, and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 21, 1925. Assembly Bill No. 365–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 19, 1955

186

134

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act creating an industrial insurance commission; providing for the creating and disbursement of funds for the compensation and care of workmen injured in the course of employment; relating to the compensation of injured workmen and the compensation of their dependants where such injuries result in death; making premium payments by certain employers compulsory; providing that certain acts are crimes; authorizing the commission created by the act to make such rules and regulations as may be necessary; authorizing the commission to invest the funds provided for; defining and regulating the liability of employers to their employees, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict with this act,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 313–Mr. Kean, Mrs. Isbell, Messrs. Swackhamer, Vaughan and Wood.  Approved March 19, 1955

187

135

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for the appointment of official reporters for the district courts, their duties, qualifications and compensation, and to repeal all former acts in relation thereto,” approved March 12, 1907. Assembly Bill No. 259–Mr. Leighton.  Approved March 19, 1955

189

136

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for the appointment of bailiffs for the district courts of the several judicial districts of this state in the counties polling forty-five hundred or more votes; defining the powers and duties of such bailiffs; fixing their compensation and repealing all acts or parts of acts in conflict with this act,” approved February 24, 1909. Assembly Bill No. 234–Messrs. Harmon and Hunter.  Approved March 19, 1955

190

137

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to prohibit false advertising, and providing a penalty therefor,” approved March 24, 1917. Assembly Bill No. 233–Messrs. Von Tobel, Lambert, Christensen (Clark), Embry, Dotson, Irwin, Pozzi and Reynolds.  Approved March 19, 1955

191

138

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning crimes and punishments, and repealing certain acts relating thereto,” approved March 17, 1911. Assembly Bill No. 230–Mr. Dotson.  Approved March 19, 1955

191

139

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for the adoption of children, defining the methods of procedure therefor, defining the duties of certain persons in relation thereto, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 28, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 221–Mr. Leighton.  Approved March 19, 1955

192

140

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act making the public service commission administrative commissioner, providing for the revocation of licenses in certain cases, requiring the giving of security for payment of judgments for damages, providing for motor liability policies, providing penalties for the violation hereof, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 23, 1949. Assembly Bill No. 220–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 19, 1955

192

141

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to enable counties to establish and maintain public hospitals, levy a tax and issue bonds therefor, elect hospital trustees, maintain a training school for nurses, and provide suitable means for the care of such hospitals and of disabled persons, and repealing a certain act,” approved March 27, 1929. Assembly Bill No. 172–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 19, 1955

194

142

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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. 169–Mr. Hose.  Approved March 19, 1955

196

143

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act prohibiting the keeping of live wild animals, wild birds, or other wild life for display purposes, authorizing the fish and game commission to permit such keeping by certain individuals and bodies politic; providing penalties for violation, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 15, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 146–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 19, 1955

196

144

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for city, county, and regional planning in a certain class of counties the creation, organization, and powers of planning commissions and zoning boards of adjustment; the regulation of the use of land and of the subdivision of land; the improvement of streets; the inspection of structures and providing penalties for the violation of this act,” approved March 28, 1941. Assembly Bill No. 111–Mr. Barnum.  Approved March 19, 1955

197

145

AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “An Act providing free fishing, hunting and deer tag licenses to citizens sixty years of age and upwards, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 30, 1935. Assembly Bill No. 84–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 19, 1955

198

146

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 the state fish and game commission, county game management boards, and certain other 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 regulation and licensing 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 establishment, closing, opening and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the taking, transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds and fish; providing for the condemnation of property for certain purposes; providing for the 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 22, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 80–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 19, 1955

198

147

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide revenue for the support of the government of the State of Nevada and its political subdivisions; fixing the duties of certain officers; defining certain crimes and providing penalties therefor, and other matters properly connected therewith, and to repeal certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 30, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 6–Mr. Kean.  Approved March 19, 1955

199

148

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide a code for the State of Nevada for fraternal benefit societies; to regulate such societies; to consolidate, revise and codify the laws of this state relative thereto; to provide the effective date of the provisions of this code; to preserve the rights of the societies and their members under existing contracts, and to repeal article 16 of the Nevada insurance act of 1941, being sections 3656.122-3656.128, inclusive, 1931-1941 Supp. N.C.L. 1929,” approved March 28, 1949. Senate Bill No. 150–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 19, 1955

200

149

AN ACT relating to the disposition of unclaimed funds held and owing by life insurance companies; defining certain words and terms; providing certain duties of life insurance companies and the commissioner of insurance; providing for the custody of unclaimed funds, the idemnification of insurers and reimbursement for claims paid by insurers; creating a special trust fund and providing for its administration; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 3–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 19, 1955

201

150

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for the counting of cash and moneys, funds and securities, in the state treasury, providing for certain statements relative thereto, and imposing certain duties on the state treasurer, state bank examiner, state auditor, chairman of the Nevada industrial commission, and board of examiners and other matters relating thereto,” approved January 31, 1928. Senate Bill No. 49–Senators Whitacre, Brown, Seevers and Munk.  Approved March 19, 1955

204

151

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 91–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 19, 1955

206

152

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. Senate Bill No. 118–Senator Brown.  Approved March 19, 1955

207

153

AN ACT creating the California-Nevada interstate compact commission; providing for the members and officers thereof, their appointment and election, terms of office, compensation and expenses; defining the powers and duties of the commission and certain officers; making an appropriation therefor; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 98–Senators Lattin, Whitacre, Lovelock, Johnson and Settelmeyer.  Approved March 19, 1955

225

154

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation for the support of the 1955 session of the Nevada legislature. Senate Bill No. 265–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 21, 1955

227

155

AN ACT providing certain days to be holidays; providing public offices shall close on certain days, and repealing certain acts. Senate Bill No. 72–Senators Whitacre, Brown, Seevers and Munk.  Approved March 21, 1955

227

156

AN ACT supplementary to chapter 89, Statutes of Nevada 1951, entitled “An Act authorizing and directing the state agricultural society acting for and in behalf of the State of Nevada, to sell the Fallon state fairgrounds and improvements to Churchill County, providing the purchase price and disposition thereof, reserving the right of the state agricultural society to hold an annual fair at said fairgrounds, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 13, 1951; authorizing the board of county commissioners of Churchill County to exchange the real property acquired under the provisions of chapter 89, Statutes of Nevada 1951, under certain conditions, limitations and restrictions for real property of equal or greater value; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 198–Senator Lattin.  Approved March 21, 1955

228

157

AN ACT preventing fraud or misrepresentation in the distribution, sale and advertising of gasoline, distillate or lubricating oil; regulating the distribution and sale of such products; defining the powers and duties of the state sealer of weights and measures and his appointees; prescribing specifications to be required for petroleum or petroleum products sold or offered for sale as gasoline, lubricating oil and fuel oil; providing for taking samples of certain refined petroleum products; providing for the sealing of certain containers, pumps, and storage tanks connected thereto; providing for the inspection and checking for accuracy of all devices used in dispensing or measuring petroleum products; providing for labeling of certain containers and pumps; providing an inspection fee on products shipped into this state to secure the necessary revenue to enforce the provisions of this act; fixing penalties for violation of any provisions contained herein; repealing certain former acts; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 189–Mr. Embry.  Approved March 21, 1955

230

158

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate traffic on the highways of this state, to provide punishment for violation thereof, to make exceptions in certain cases, and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 21, 1925. Assembly Bill No. 410–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 21, 1955

236

159

AN ACT to regulate the fees of the county recorder of Clark County, State of Nevada, and to repeal all other acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith. Assembly Bill No. 314–Mr. Von Tobel.  Approved March 21, 1955

237

160

AN ACT authorizing the Nevada highway patrol to transfer certain motor vehicles to school districts recommended by the superintendent of public instruction; stating powers and duties of the superintendent of public instruction, the superintendent of the Nevada highway patrol and the various school districts; repealing any act in conflict herewith and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 211–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 21, 1955

238

161

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning and relating to certain county officers in Washoe County, Nevada, and fixing their compensation and allowances,” approved March 21, 1945. Assembly Bill No. 395–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide the licensing of minors fourteen years of age or more to operate a power cycle; defining a power cycle; providing for method of application, control, revocation, and other matters properly connecting therewith,” approved March 20, 1951. Assembly Bill No. 67–Mr. Mount.  Approved March 22, 1955

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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 the state fish and game commission, county game management boards, and certain other 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 regulation and licensing 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 establishment, closing, opening and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the taking, transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds and 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 22, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 145–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT prohibiting the sale of firearms to persons under the age of 18 years; prescribing a penalty for the violation hereof; repealing certain acts and parts of acts; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 201–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to enable counties to establish and maintain public hospitals, levy a tax and issue bonds therefor, elect hospital trustees, maintain a training school for nurses, and provide suitable means for the care of such hospitals and of disabled persons, and repealing a certain act,” approved March 27, 1929. Assembly Bill No. 214–Clark County Delegation and Messrs. Hunter, Lambert, Christensen (Washoe) and Hardesty.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing the board of county commissioners of Clark County to issue and sell bonds for the purpose of constructing a new courthouse or altering the present courthouse of Clark County; providing for the payment thereof and the interest thereon by levy and collection of tax; and providing that such bonds shall not be issued until approved by a majority of the electors voting thereon at the next election called in Clark County. Assembly Bill No. 226–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide a general highway law for the State of Nevada,” approved March 23, 1917. Assembly Bill No. 245–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act defining and relating to narcotic drugs, prohibiting the use, sale, distribution, or administration thereof, except under the lawful direction of duly licensed practicing physicians, dentists, veterinarians, manufacturers, apothecaries and others, prohibiting the unlawful possession, use, sale, distribution or administration thereof, and to make uniform the law with reference thereto, prescribing penalties for the violation hereof, and other matters properly relating thereto, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved February 24, 1937. Assembly Bill No. 355–Mr. Byrne.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “An Act to provide for the service of process upon nonresidents in actions or proceedings against such nonresidents growing out of any accident or collision in which such nonresidents may be involved while operating a motor vehicle upon the public highways of this state,” approved March 10, 1937. Assembly Bill No. 363–Mr. Vaughan.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT providing for the relief of Charles T. Bane. Senate Bill No. 182–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 22, 1955

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171

AN ACT fixing the compensation of the county officers of Humboldt County, Nevada; regulating the employment and compensation of deputies and other employees of officers; repealing a certain act; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 206–Senator Black.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to provide an additional and supplemental appropriation for traveling expenses of the district judges for the biennium ending June 30, 1955. Senate Bill No. 210–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning minors adjudged delinquent, providing for the administration and organization of the Nevada school of industry, repealing an act in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 21, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 23–Mr. Wood and Miss Frazier.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to the destruction of wild horses and burros, requiring a permit therefor, and providing a penalty for the violation thereof,” approved March 13, 1913. Senate Bill No. 133–Senator Slattery.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing the state board of vocational education to enter into an agreement with the United States Government for vocational rehabilitation disability determinations; designating the state treasurer as custodian of funds received from the Federal Government; providing for the disbursement and expenditure of funds, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 296–Miss Frazier.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT providing for the organization and operation of watershed protection and flood prevention districts in this state; defining certain words and terms; designating the procedure to be followed in the creation of a district and the alteration of its boundaries; providing for the government of the district and the powers and duties of its officers; authorizing the levy and collection of a special tax to pay the costs and expenses of the district; providing for the dissolution of districts; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 373–Mr. Berrum.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate Carson City,” approved February 25, 1875. Senate Bill No. 213–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act fixing the compensation of the county officers of Eureka 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,” approved February 25, 1953. Senate Bill No. 227–Senator Leutzinger.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 2–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide a code for the licensing, regulation and supervision of insurance adjusters by the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, and providing penalties for the violation thereof,” approved March 28, 1953. Senate Bill No. 4–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 6–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 7–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 22, 1955

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AN ACT authorizing the superintendent of the Nevada state hospital to sell certain real property belonging to the Nevada state hospital; specifying the purchase price thereof; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 398–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 22, 1955

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184

AN ACT authorizing the superintendent of the Nevada state hospital to sell certain real property belonging to the Nevada state hospital; specifying the purchase price thereof; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 397–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 22, 1955

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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. Assembly Bill No. 459–Washoe County Delegation Consisting of the Reno Delegation.  Approved March 23, 1955

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AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the support of the state department of buildings and grounds for the biennium ending June 30, 1955. Senate Bill No. 246–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 23, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act regulating the manner and method of weighing and testing milk and cream and dairy products; providing standard methods for the determining of butterfat and other content thereof; providing for the appointment of licensed testers; providing ways and means for standardizing measures, scales, weights, and other apparatus used in creameries or factory of dairy products to determine the amount of percentage of fat in milk or cream; making the commissioner of food and drugs the official in charge of the enforcement of this act; making it unlawful to violate any provision of this act, and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 22, 1921. Assembly Bill No. 192–Messrs. Kean and Byrne.  Approved March 23, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate proceedings in civil cases in this state and to repeal all other acts in relation thereto,” approved March 17, 1911. Senate Bill No. 217–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 23, 1955

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189

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 11–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 23, 1955

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190

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 12–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 23, 1955

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191

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide a code for the State of Nevada for fraternal benefit societies; to regulate such societies; to consolidate, revise and codify the laws of this state relative thereto; to provide the effective date of the provisions of this code; to preserve the rights of the societies and their members under existing contracts, and to repeal article 16 of the Nevada insurance act of 1941, being sections 3656.122-3656.128, inclusive, 1931-1941 Supp. N.C.L. 1929,” approved March 28, 1949. Senate Bill No. 13–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 23, 1955

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192

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning the establishment and operation of endowment care cemeteries, defining the duties of cemetery corporations or associations receiving funds for endowment care of a plot or plots, authorizing the investment of such funds in certain classes of securities, providing penalties for the violation thereof, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 19, 1953. Senate Bill No. 15–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 23, 1955

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193

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 16–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 23, 1955

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194

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 17–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 23, 1955

293

195

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 28–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 23, 1955

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196

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act defining public weighmaster and providing for his appointment; prescribing his duties; providing for rules and regulations governing the performance of his duties; prescribing a bond and fixing the amount thereof; providing an appropriation for carrying out the provisions of this act; and other matters relating thereto and connected therewith,” approved March 8, 1923. Senate Bill No. 35–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 23, 1955

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197

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act establishing a system of retirement and of benefits at retirement or death for certain officers and employees of the state and its political subdivisions; creating the public employees’ retirement fund and board, and giving certain powers unto said board; providing and establishing the necessary funds and accounts; providing for the integration of other similar systems within this system; providing for the cost of the system; appropriating money therefor; providing for the superseding and repeal of acts or parts of acts in conflict herewith, and providing a savings clause, and matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Senate Bill No. 59–Committee on State and County Affairs.  Approved March 23, 1955

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198

AN ACT assuming civil and criminal jurisdiction over Indians and their lands pursuant to federal law; allowing certain counties to petition the governor to be excluded and excepted, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 123–Committee on Federal Affairs.  Approved March 23, 1955

297

199

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to the licensing of persons operating motor vehicles upon highways and to make uniform the law relating thereto, providing for a board of examiners therefor, defining the duty of certain officers and other persons in relation thereto, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 181–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved March 23, 1955

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200

AN ACT authorizing and directing the governor to accept for the state any real property and improvements at the Stewart Indian school, in Ormsby County, Nevada, which the Federal Government may wish to give to the State of Nevada, and providing for the temporary custody and maintenance of such property. Senate Bill No. 189–Committee on Education and State University.  Approved March 23, 1955

298

201

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to secure liens to mechanics and others, and to repeal all other acts in relation thereto,” approved March 2, 1875. Senate Bill No. 207–Senator Brown.  Approved March 23, 1955

299

202

AN ACT granting the consent of the State of Nevada to the acquisition by the United States of lands required for public purposes, and ceding jurisdiction over such lands heretofore and hereafter acquired, leased or otherwise used by the United States for public purposes; repealing a part of an act in conflict herewith; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 13–Mr. Leighton.  Approved March 23, 1955

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203

AN ACT providing employed electors of the State of Nevada with the opportunity to vote at elections without penalty or loss of compensation; providing a penalty for the violation thereof; and specifically repealing an act in conflict herewith. Assembly Bill No. 69–Mr. Byrne.  Approved March 23, 1955

301

204

AN ACT to 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 liability insurance in certain cases, 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 other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 23, 1933. Assembly Bill No. 409–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 23, 1955

302

205

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate the practice of pharmacy and the use and sale of poisons and drugs in the State of Nevada; exempting registered pharmacists from jury duty; providing for a state board of pharmacy, and defining its powers and duties, and fixing penalties for the violation thereof,” approved April 1, 1913. Assembly Bill No. 19–Mr. Byrne.  Approved March 23, 1955

307

206

AN ACT fixing the salaries and compensation of officers, deputy officers and employees of Clark County, Nevada, and repealing all other acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith. Assembly Bill No. 301–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 24, 1955

308

207

AN ACT authorizing the state board of fish and game commissioners to grant resident hunting privileges to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who are assigned to permanent duty in this state; requiring formal application and proof to be submitted to the state board of fish and game commissioners concerning permanent assignment in this state; and providing penalties for the violation thereof. Assembly Bill No. 166–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 24, 1955

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208

AN ACT protecting and regulating the practice of optometry in the State of Nevada; defining certain words and terms; creating the Nevada state board of optometry and defining the board’s duties and powers; regulating admission to practice optometry, the licensing of applicants and the recordation, revocation and suspension of licenses; designating the rights and duties of licensees and affording certain protections to licensees; providing for fees; providing penalties for violations thereof; repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 37–Messrs. Irwin, Christensen (Washoe), Ruedy and Byrne.  Approved March 24, 1955

312

209

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act for the government and maintenance of the state orphans’ home,” approved March 1, 1873. Senate Bill No. 235–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 24, 1955

325

210

AN ACT authorizing the payment of $349.53 to J. H. Hardie for void controller’s warrants issued originally in 1953. Senate Bill No. 216–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 24, 1955

326

211

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide revenue for the support of the government of the State of Nevada, and its political subdivisions; fixing the duties of certain officers; defining certain crimes and providing penalties therefor, and other matters properly connected therewith, and to repeal certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 30, 1953. Senate Bill No. 175–Committee on State and County Affairs.  Approved March 24, 1955

327

212

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for the conservation and distribution of underground waters, providing for the designation of artesian well basins and defining such wells and providing the method of appropriating the waters thereof; defining the powers and duties of the state engineer in the administration hereof; providing for the casing and capping of artesian wells and for the prevention of waste or water therefrom; providing for the licensing of well drillers; providing a forfeiture clause and providing a method for determination of vested rights, and matters relating thereto; prescribing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act; adding hereto sections 7a, 9a, and 9b, and repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 25, 1939. Senate Bill No. 104–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 24, 1955

328

213

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 14–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 24, 1955

332

214

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for free public libraries in counties, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 21, 1925. Assembly Bill No. 418–Mrs. Denton.  Approved March 24, 1955

333

215

AN ACT relating to the application of insecticides, fungicides and herbicides by aircraft or ground equipment; providing for the licensing of persons engaged therein and the disposition of moneys collected therefor; providing penalties for violation hereof; and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 335–Messrs. Giomi and Barnum.  Approved March 24, 1955

334

216

AN ACT authorizing the board of county commissioners of Ormsby County to exchange certain county-owned land for certain land owned by the United States of America, and to do all acts in connection therewith necessary to effect such exchange, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 317–Mr. Pozzi.  Approved March 24, 1955

338

217

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide revenue for the support of the government of the State of Nevada and its political subdivisions; fixing the duties of certain officers; defining certain crimes and providing penalties therefor, and other matters properly connected therewith, and to repeal certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 30, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 305–Mr. Harmon.  Approved March 24, 1955

340

218

AN ACT to 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. Assembly Bill No. 297–Mineral County Delegation.  Approved March 24, 1955

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219

AN ACT providing for the support and maintenance of persons committed to the Nevada state hospital and the disposition of and accounting for the estates and property of such persons; imposing certain obligations and duties upon certain persons, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 251–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 24, 1955

345

220

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate, protect and encourage apiaries, creating a state apiary commission, defining its duties and powers, providing revenue for the support of same, providing penalties for the violation thereof; repealing an act entitled ‘An act to create the office of state inspector of apiaries, to provide for the appointment of state inspector of apiaries, and to define his duties and compensation; to prevent the dissemination of diseases among apiaries, and to provide for a system of inspection of apiaries by the state inspector of apiaries, and the treatment and extermination of diseases therein; making appropriations for the expense of the office of state inspector of apiaries; and providing penalties for the violation thereof, and repealing all other acts or parts of acts in relation thereto,’ approved March 15, 1917; and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 22, 1921. Assembly Bill No. 240–Mr. Ellison.  Approved March 24, 1955

349

221

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. Assembly Bill No. 184–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 24, 1955

350

222

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for the formation, government, operation, organization, combination, dissolution, and alteration of boundaries of sewage, water, and garbage disposal districts in any part of the state, for the construction of sewers, sewage disposal plants, sewage treatment plants, water systems, garbage disposal systems, and other sanitary purposes; the acquisition of property for the foregoing purposes; the issuance and disposal of various types of bonds, the determination of their validity, and making provision for the payment of such bonds and the disposal of their proceeds; to appoint the board of county commissioners of each county as a sanitary board and to appoint the assessor of each county as a sanitary assessor, and to authorize said sanitary board and sanitary assessor to hire or appoint such personnel as they deem necessary to carry out the provisions of this act, and to make and enforce such regulations as are necessary to carry out the purposes of this act, and to promote the public health and safety, and all matters properly related thereto,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 171–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 24, 1955

353

223

AN ACT establishing minimum standards for certain private schools and requiring a license for the operation thereof; defining certain terms; providing for the issuance and renewal of licenses and license fees; establishing qualifications for licenses; providing for suspension or revocation of licenses; providing for enforcement and treble damages; and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 46–Senators Whitacre, Brown, Seevers and Munk.  Approved March 24, 1955

354

224

AN ACT authorizing the issuance of special license plates for antique motor vehicles; providing for the appointment of an ex officio deputy to administer the issuance of special license plates; specifying procedure for making application for license plates; requiring inspection of antique motor vehicles; stating certain fees and type of license plates to be issued; providing for disposition of fees; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 310–Mr. Mount.  Approved March 24, 1955

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225

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 sale of cigarettes into and within the State of Nevada; to provide for the issuance of wholesalers’ licenses; to impose a stamp tax on the sale of cigarettes, to provide for state licenses, designating the type of license 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 properly relating thereto; to provide penalties for the violation thereof, and to repeal all acts or parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 356–Committee on Taxation.  Approved March 25, 1955

360

226

AN ACT authorizing the payment to the estate of Pat O’Malley, deceased, of $290.33 for an earned vacation. Assembly Bill No. 295–Mr. Murray.  Approved March 26, 1955

360

227

AN ACT making an appropriation for the use of the drivers’ license division of the public service commission of Nevada for the period ending June 30, 1955, to carry out the provisions of the Motor Vehicle Safety-Responsibility Act of 1949. Assembly Bill No. 491–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 26, 1955

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AN ACT enabling corporations and associations organized under the laws of any other state, district or territory of the United States, or foreign government, to make loans in the State of Nevada secured by mortgages, deeds, or deeds of trust on real property situated in this state; providing for legal actions, collections and foreclosures; excluding the operation of certain laws in effect in this state and requiring the compliance with certain other laws, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 276–Senator Brown.  Approved March 26, 1955

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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,” approved March 22, 1945. Senate Bill No. 160–Senators Whitacre, Brown and Seevers.  Approved March 26, 1955

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230

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 9–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 26, 1955

363

231

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 22–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 26, 1955

366

232

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 10–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 26, 1955

369

233

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate the business of title insurance in the State of Nevada and matters relating thereto,” approved March 11, 1925. Senate Bill No. 20–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 26, 1955

370

234

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 23–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 26, 1955

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235

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. 64–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 26, 1955

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236

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to bonds issued by counties, cities, towns, school districts, and other municipal corporations, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 23, 1927. Senate Bill No. 148–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 26, 1955

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237

AN ACT authorizing and directing the superintendent of the Nevada state children’s home to convey to the board of highway directors, without consideration, certain real property owned by the State of Nevada; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 224–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 26, 1955

376

238

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 cancelation of such licenses; prescribing a penalty for the violation of this act and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 134–Senators Black and Brown.  Approved March 26, 1955

378

239

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. Senate Bill No. 135–Senators Whitacre, Brown, Seevers and Munk.  Approved March 26, 1955

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240

AN ACT authorizing and directing the superintendent of the Nevada state children’s home, acting for and in behalf of the State of Nevada, to sell certain lands owned by the State of Nevada in Ormsby County; providing for a minimum sales price and the disposition thereof; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 225–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 26, 1955

383

241

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Senate Bill No. 5–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 26, 1955

384

242

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for a state board of registered professional engineers; creating their duties and granting their powers; requiring all persons who practice professional engineering to obtain certificates and seals; empowering the board of registered professional engineers to hold hearings and providing for the forfeiture, revocation or suspension of certificates to practice professional engineering, empowering the board of registered professional engineers to examine applicants and issue certificates for land surveying as a distinct branch of professional engineering; providing for the forfeiture, revocation, or suspension of certificates to practice land surveying; defining land surveyors and land surveying, defining duties of land surveyors, and defining land surveying practice; authorizing land surveyors to administer and certify oaths; requiring all persons who practice land surveying to obtain certificates and seals; providing penalties for the violation of this act; repealing all acts in conflict herewith, and other matters properly related thereto,” approved March 29, 1919. Senate Bill No. 105–Senator Black.  Approved March 26, 1955

391

243

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide revenue for the support of the government of the State of Nevada and its political subdivisions; fixing the duties of certain officers; defining certain crimes and providing penalties therefor, and other matters properly connected therewith, and to repeal certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 30, 1953. Senate Bill No. 154–Senator Lemaire.  Approved March 26, 1955

399

244

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for the allowance of the expenses of the elected or appointed assemblymen and senators of the Nevada state legislature under certain conditions, and their payment from the legislative fund,” approved March 21, 1953. Senate Bill No. 159–Senators Whitacre, Brown and Seevers.  Approved March 26, 1955

400

245

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act authorizing the filing and recording and furnishing certified copies without charge by the several county recorders of this state of instruments tendered by the United States and other matters relating thereto,” approved February 22, 1943. Senate Bill No. 184–Committee on Taxation.  Approved March 26, 1955

401

246

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act providing a general corporation law,” approved March 21, 1925. Senate Bill No. 199–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 26, 1955

402

247

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to require foreign corporations to qualify before carrying on business in this State, regulating and prescribing the manner thereof, other matters pertaining thereto, and repealing all other acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 20, 1907. Senate Bill No. 200–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 26, 1955

404

248

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act establishing a permanent commission for the revision, compilation, annotation and publication of the laws of the State of Nevada; prescribing certain duties of a temporary and permanent nature; making an appropriation therefor, and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 22, 1951. Senate Bill No. 218–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 26, 1955

405

249

AN ACT providing for the acceptance of benefits of emergency federal assistance to the states and territories in the construction of public elementary and secondary school facilities; designating the state board of education as the state agency charged with the responsibilities of administering this act and complying with the requirements of the Federal Government; authorizing the state treasurer to receive and be custodian of any funds received hereunder; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 229–Committee on Education and State University.  Approved March 26, 1955

406

250

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act defining public utilities, providing for the regulation thereof, creating a public service commission, defining its duties and powers, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 28, 1919. Senate Bill No. 240–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 26, 1955

407

251

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act creating a state department of personnel, defining its powers and duties, making an appropriation, prescribing penalties, repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 30, 1953. Senate Bill No. 193–Senator Leutzinger.  Approved March 26, 1955

411

252

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act establishing the Nevada museum and art institution; creating a board of control therefor; providing for the reception, collection, preservation, housing, care, display and exhibit of examples of the useful and fine arts, sciences and industries, relics, products, works, records, rare and valuable articles and objects, the property of the State of Nevada or to be obtained through gifts, loans, purchases or accession; defining the duties and powers of said board and the duties of other institutions and agencies in relation thereto; making an appropriation to carry out the purposes of this act; repealing certain acts; and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 25, 1939. Senate Bill No. 202–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 26, 1955

412

253

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide revenue for the support of the government of the State of Nevada and its political subdivisions; fixing the duties of certain officers; defining certain crimes and providing penalties therefor, and other matters properly connected therewith, and to repeal certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 30, 1953. Senate Bill No. 251–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 26, 1955

415

254

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide against losses to the state and its respective counties, townships, incorporated cities and irrigation districts through defalcations, misappropriation of funds or other wrongful acts on the part of officials; to provide for the issuance of surety bonds for state, county, township, city and irrigation district officials, establishing a fund therefor, and other matters relating thereto; and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 26, 1937. Senate Bill No. 252–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 26, 1955

417

255

AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation from the state highway fund for the support of the state department of buildings and grounds for the biennium ending June 30, 1955. Senate Bill No. 255–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 26, 1955

418

256

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, providing for the impartial selection of personnel on the basis of merit, 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. 264–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 26, 1955

419

257

AN ACT concerning elected county officers of Ormsby County; fixing the salaries of all county officers in Ormsby County; providing for the appointment and salaries of clerks and deputies in those offices; repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 170–Ormsby County Delegation.  Approved March 26, 1955

420

258

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act defining public utilities, providing for the regulation thereof, creating a public service commission, defining its duties and powers, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 28, 1919. Assembly Bill No. 203–Messrs. Pozzi and Waters.  Approved March 26, 1955

421

259

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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. 208–Mr. Leighton.  Approved March 26, 1955

422

260

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to define, regulate, and license real estate brokers and real estate salesmen; to create a state real estate commission, and to provide a penalty for violation of the provisions thereof, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 244–Messrs. Von Tobel and Leighton.  Approved March 26, 1955

424

261

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide an excise tax on the use of combustible liquids and gases to propel motor vehicles on the highways of this state; to provide for the issuance of licenses and permits to users and sellers of such liquids and gases; to provide for the levy, assessment, collection, payment and disposition of such tax; to provide for the keeping of records by users and sellers of such liquids and gases; to provide for the administration and enforcement thereof by the Nevada tax commission; to prescribe penalties for violation of the provisions thereof; to provide that such tax shall be in lieu of certain taxes imposed by chapter 74, Statutes of Nevada 1935; and to define certain words, terms and phrases used herein,” approved March 31, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 248–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 26, 1955

425

262

AN ACT authorizing the establishment of temporary road blocks on the highways of this state to apprehend criminals; defining a temporary road block and the purpose for which it may be used; providing minimum requirements in establishing temporary road blocks, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 262–Mr. Mount.  Approved March 26, 1955

426

263

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act supplementary to and amendatory of an act entitled ‘An Act to incorporate Carson City,’ approved February 25, 1875, as amended, providing for an election by the qualified voters of Carson City to determine whether certain county officers shall be ex officio officers of such city, prescribing the duties of the board of city trustees relative thereto, and providing the duties of the ex officio officers and other matters connected therewith,” approved March 23, 1951. Assembly Bill No. 351–Ormsby County Delegation.  Approved March 26, 1955

427

264

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate Carson City,” approved February 25, 1875. Assembly Bill No. 352–Ormsby County Delegation.  Approved March 26, 1955

428

265

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning the mentally ill of the state, providing for the administration and organization of the Nevada state hospital, providing for the admission and care of mentally ill persons, repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 24, 1951. Assembly Bill No. 403–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 26, 1955

429

266

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act providing for the organization of fire protection districts upon certain lands within the State of Nevada, providing for the regulation thereof, defining the duties of certain persons in relation thereto, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 23, 1937. Assembly Bill No. 439–Mr. Barnum.  Approved March 26, 1955

431

267

AN ACT authorizing the board of school trustees of school district No. 29, Washoe County, Nevada, to lease certain designated property to the board of county commissioners of Washoe County, Nevada; providing the term for which the lease can be entered into; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 447–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 26, 1955

431

268

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate the town of Yerington, in Lyon County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 14, 1907. Assembly Bill No. 448–Lyon County Delegation.  Approved March 26, 1955

433

269

AN ACT providing for state control over sale, distribution and transportation of insecticides, fungicides, rodenticides, and other economic poisons or devices; regulating traffic therein; providing for a state agency to enforce the provisions of this act; providing for registration and examination of economic poisons and devices; imposing penalties; and other matters properly related thereto. Assembly Bill No. 334–Messrs. Giomi and Barnum.  Approved March 26, 1955

441

270

AN ACT providing for the purchase and installation of a new heating plant at the Nevada school of industry; specifying the duties of the superintendent thereof; making an appropriation therefor, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 437–Building and Construction.  Approved March 26, 1955

449

271

AN ACT appropriating $8,000 to the superintendent of the department of buildings and grounds for sidewalk installation and repair surrounding certain state buildings in Carson City, Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 393–Mr. Ivers.  Approved March 26, 1955

450

272

AN ACT to 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 liability insurance in certain cases, 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 other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 23, 1933. Assembly Bill No. 384–Mr. Wood.  Approved March 26, 1955

450

273

AN ACT regulating the possession, use and sale of tear gas bombs and weapons; defining certain words and terms; providing for permits and licenses for possession and revocation of the same; providing penalties for violations hereof; and other matters properly connected herewith. Senate Bill No. 177–Senator Frank.  Approved March 26, 1955

451

274

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for the service of process in actions or proceedings arising out of any motor vehicle accident or collision upon the public roads, streets or highways in this state, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 27, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 450–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 26, 1955

453

275

AN ACT to repeal section 593 of an act entitled “An Act to regulate proceedings in civil cases in this state and to repeal all other acts in relation thereto,” approved March 17, 1911. Assembly Bill No. 433–Mr. Dotson.  Approved March 26, 1955

454

276

AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “An Act authorizing cities and towns in the State of Nevada to levy a special tax for the maintenance or employment of a band for municipal purposes,” approved March 7, 1927. Assembly Bill No. 91–Messrs. Adams, Hardesty, Kean, Reynolds, Ruedy, Wood and Mrs. Isbell.  Approved March 26, 1955

454

277

AN ACT creating and authorizing a county building and maintenance fund and authorizing the levy of a special tax in support thereof. Assembly Bill No. 224–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 26, 1955

455

278

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide aid to blind persons; defining certain words and terms; providing certain conditions for eligibility for aid; providing that the Nevada state welfare department shall administer the provisions of this act; defining the powers and duties of the Nevada state welfare department; providing penalties for the violation of this act; and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 31, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 5–Mr. Christensen (Clark).  Approved March 26, 1955

455

279

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to define, regulate, and license real estate brokers and real estate salesmen; to create a state real estate commission, and to provide a penalty for violation of the provisions thereof, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 58–Messrs. Von Tobel and Leighton.  Approved March 26, 1955

457

280

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to the administration of state highway revenue-producing acts, consolidating under the public service commission of Nevada the administration of the motor vehicle registration act and the chauffeurs’ and drivers’ licensing act, the collection of motor carriers’ license fees and the excise taxes on gasoline and motor fuel, and certain functions of the state highway department concerning highway safety and safety education; creating a state highway patrol, defining the powers and duties of highway patrolmen and fixing their salaries, transferring certain records, equipment, and property to the public service commission, providing for the payment of costs of administration, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 24, 1949. Senate Bill No. 243–Senator Orr.  Approved March 26, 1955

458

281

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to officers, their qualifications, times of election, terms of office, official duties, resignations, removals, vacancies in office, and the mode of supplying the same, misconduct in office, and to enforce official duty,” approved March 9, 1866. Senate Bill No. 139–Senators Whitacre, Brown and Seevers.  Approved March 26, 1955

459

282

AN ACT authorizing the superintendent of the Nevada state children’s home to convey certain lands to the state board of military auditors, and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 53–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 26, 1955

460

283

AN ACT authorizing and directing the governor to designate a state agency to carry out the purposes of federal legislation appropriating $3 million for a survey of juvenile delinquency and $5 million to strengthen and improve existing juvenile delinquency programs; requiring the designated agency to submit application for federal funds and stating the contents of the application; providing for the receipt and disbursement of funds and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 228–Senator Gallagher.  Approved March 26, 1955

461

284

AN ACT authorizing the employment of a firm of management consultants or other expert assistance to make investigation into the administration and academic operation of the University of Nevada; providing for the expense incident thereto and making an appropriation therefor, and providing for the manner of payment; and other matters related thereto. Senate Bill No. 270–Senators Johnson, Orr and Seevers.  Approved March 26, 1955

463

285

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 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; 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 thereof; and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 30, 1935. Senate Bill No. 211–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 26, 1955

464

286

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act providing for salaries of elective state officers; providing for salaries, compensation and employment of other officers and employees in the various state offices, departments, boards, commissions and agencies of the State of Nevada; repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 27, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 368–Joint Committee of Labor and Judiciary.  Approved March 26, 1955

465

287

AN ACT providing for an appropriation for the purpose of improving the heating plant and replacing underground pipes at the state university; alloting the appropriated sum and requiring the approval of the board of regents for expenditures hereunder; specifying duties of the board of regents hereunder; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 453–Committee on Building and Construction.  Approved March 26, 1955

466

288

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate proceedings in civil cases in this state and to repeal all other acts in relation thereto,” approved March 17, 1911. Assembly Bill No. 440–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 26, 1955

466

289

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. Assembly Bill No. 446–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 26, 1955

468

290

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, providing for the location of the office of district attorney in certain cases, and providing a penalty for the violation thereof, and repealing all acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 29, 1907. Assembly Bill No. 467–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 26, 1955

471

291

AN ACT authorizing the Colorado River commission to continue the existing statutory provisions for engineering and legal assistants, and expenses incident thereto in connection with pending litigation concerning the Colorado River compact; appropriating one-third of the amount necessary to pay salaries and expenses from the general fund and authorizing the Colorado River commission to expend amounts equal to two-thirds the necessary expenses from the Colorado River commission fund. Assembly Bill No. 474–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 26, 1955

473

292

AN ACT supplementary to chapter 42 of “An Act to regulate proceedings in criminal cases in this state and to repeal all other acts in relation thereto,” approved March 17, 1911, being sections 11183 to 11192, inclusive, N.C.L. 1929; providing herein the procedure for the examination of the mental condition by a sanity commission of persons charged with or convicted of public offenses and found to be insane at the time of trial therefor or the pronouncement of judgment thereon and thereafter committed to the Nevada state hospital by order of the trial court; other matters relating thereto; and repealing section 11190, N.C.L. 1929. Assembly Bill No. 481–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 26, 1955

474

293

AN ACT providing for the designation, care, protection, administration, supervision, improvement and development of historical buildings, sites and places on publicly owned lands of the State of Nevada, and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 486–Committee on State Publicity and Economic Development.  Approved March 26, 1955

476

294

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate proceedings in criminal cases in this state and to repeal all other acts in relation thereto,” approved March 17, 1911. Assembly Bill No. 217–Mr. Harmon.  Approved March 26, 1955

477

295

AN ACT to 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 liability insurance in certain cases, 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 other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 23, 1933. Assembly Bill No. 309–Mr. Carlson.  Approved March 26, 1955

478

296

AN ACT providing for the regulation of the enactment, amendment and publication of ordinances enacted by the various boards of county commissioners; and other matters properly related thereto. Assembly Bill No. 323–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 26, 1955

479

297

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act defining and relating to narcotic drugs, prohibiting the use, sale, distribution, or administration thereof, except under the lawful direction of duly licensed practicing physicians, dentists, veterinarians, manufacturers, apothecaries and others, prohibiting the unlawful possession, use, sale, distribution or administration thereof, and to make uniform the law with reference thereto, prescribing penalties for the violation hereof, and other matters properly relating thereto, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved February 24, 1937. Assembly Bill No. 354–Mr. Byrne.  Approved March 26, 1955

481

298

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate certain fees of county clerks in the State of Nevada and to repeal acts or parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Senate Bill No. 239–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 26, 1955

482

299

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate traffic on the highways of this state, to provide punishment for violation thereof, to make exceptions in certain cases, and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 21, 1925. Senate Bill No. 242–Senator Orr.  Approved March 26, 1955

482

300

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act regulating the fiscal management of counties, cities, towns, school districts, and other governmental agencies or political subdivisions of the State of Nevada; repealing certain acts and parts of acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 28, 1953. Senate Bill No. 248–Senator Seevers.  Approved March 26, 1955

484

301

AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation from the state highway fund for the support of the public service commission of Nevada for the biennium ending June 30, 1955. Senate Bill No. 256–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 26, 1955

485

302

AN ACT transferring the functions of the Nevada state fair of industry show board to the district board of agriculture for agricultural district No. 6; repealing a certain act; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 341–Messrs. Lambert and Hose.  Approved March 26, 1955

486

303

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning public schools of the State of Nevada, establishing and defining certain crimes and providing punishment therefor, and repealing certain acts and parts of acts relating thereto,” approved March 15, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 28–Miss Frazier.  Approved March 26, 1955

487

304

AN ACT repealing an act entitled “An Act to provide for the election of delegates to national political party conventions for participation in presidential primaries, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 28, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 106–Mr. Harmon.  Approved March 26, 1955

488

305

AN ACT to repeal certain sections of an act entitled “An Act to provide local adoption of certain approved voting machines at any or all elections and all matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 17, 1951. Senate Bill No. 231–Senators Brown and Lovelock.  Approved March 26, 1955

488

306

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to elections,” approved March 24, 1917. Senate Bill No. 233–Senators Brown and Lovelock.  Approved March 26, 1955

488

307

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. Senate Bill No. 138–Senators Whitacre, Brown and Seevers.  Approved March 26, 1955

493

308

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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 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. Assembly Bill No. 431–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 26, 1955

495

309

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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 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. Senate Bill No. 232–Senators Brown and Lovelock.  Approved March 26, 1955

496

310

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. Assembly Bill No. 107–Mr. Harmon.  Approved March 26, 1955

497

311

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to create a board of chiropractic examiners and to regulate the practice of chiropractic and chiropractic-physiotherapy and to provide penalties for the violation of this act and to prohibit the practice of any other mode or system under the name of chiropractic,” approved February 19, 1923. Assembly Bill No. 110–Mr. Embry.  Approved March 28, 1955

506

312

AN ACT creating the Senator McCarran memorial statue committee; stating the membership and powers and duties of the committee; providing for public meetings, the election of officers and duration of the committee; allowing the acceptance of contributions and creating a special fund; making an appropriation; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 230–Senators Black, Brown, Crumley, Emminger, Frank, Gallagher, Johnson, Orr, Lattin, Lemaire, Lovelock, Leutzinger, Seevers, Settelmeyer, Slattery, Whitacre and Wiley.  Approved March 28, 1955

508

313

AN ACT requiring the state board of health to issue permits to those selling or offering for sale fresh fluid milk or fresh fluid cream; requiring the applicant to comply with the regulations of the state board of health concerning the sanitation and grading of milk and milk products; prescribing the form of the application; requiring inspections and the issuance of permits; providing for the payment of expenses of the inspectors beyond the territorial limits of this state by the out-of-state applicant; providing for the denial, suspension or revocation of permits and the right to appeal; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 257–Senator Lattin.  Approved March 28, 1955

511

314

AN ACT appropriating the sum of $7,000 for the installation of sidewalks and sprinkler system and landscaping at the state office building in Las Vegas, Nevada, by the state department of buildings and grounds for the period from the effective date of this act to June 30, 1957; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 500–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1955

513

315

AN ACT authorizing expenditures by various departments, boards, commissions, and agencies of the state government for the two fiscal years beginning on July 1, 1955, and ending on June 30, 1957, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 498–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1955

514

316

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act providing for salaries of elective state officers; providing for salaries, compensation and employment of other officers and employees in the various state offices, departments, boards, commissions and agencies of the State of Nevada; repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 27, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 495–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1955

517

317

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. Assembly Bill No. 369–Joint Committee of Labor and Judiciary.  Approved March 28, 1955

518

318

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act providing for salaries of elective state officers; providing for salaries, compensation and employment of other officers and employees in the various state offices, departments, boards, commissions and agencies of the State of Nevada; repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 27, 1953. Senate Bill No. 280–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 28, 1955

525

319

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act providing for salaries of elective state officers; providing for salaries, compensation and employment of other officers and employees in the various state offices, departments, boards, commissions and agencies of the State of Nevada; repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 27, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 321–Messrs. Ivers, Hanson, Pozzi, Christensen (Washoe), Ellison, Barnum, and Kean, and Mesdames Denton and Isbell.  Approved March 28, 1955

527

320

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; repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 322–Messrs. Ivers, Hanson, Kean, Ellison, Barnum, Pozzi, and Christensen (Washoe) and Mesdames Denton and Isbell.  Approved March 28, 1955

529

321

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to insurance, defining certain words and terms, defining domestic companies, foreign or alien companies, unauthorized companies, and other companies, individuals, or corporations engaged in the business of insurance in the State of Nevada; providing for the regulation of insurance companies, insurance business, providing the manner in which insurance companies may operate and conduct business in the State of Nevada; designating the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada, defining his powers and duties in respect to insurance companies and insurance business in the State of Nevada; defining the different forms of insurance, providing for consolidation thereof; providing for the licensing and qualification of agents of insurance companies, defining their powers, duties and limitations; providing for fees, costs, and expenses for the operation of insurance companies and their agents under the provisions of this act; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act, repealing certain acts, and other matters properly connected herewith,” approved March 31, 1941. Assembly Bill No. 316–Mr. Pozzi.  Approved March 28, 1955

530

322

AN ACT creating the department of economic development; defining certain words and terms; providing for the creation of a state board of economic development and granting certain advisory powers and duties; providing for the appointment of a director of the department and stating his qualifications; designating the powers and duties of the department; providing for the publication of pamphlets and other descriptive material; creating a state economic development and publicity fund in the state treasury; appropriating certain moneys; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 151–Messrs. Lambert, Irwin, Waters, Giomi, Hendel, Barnum, Christensen (Washoe), Pozzi, Hanson and Mrs. Denton.  Approved March 28, 1955

531

323

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for the compiling, reporting, printing, and distribution of the decisions of the supreme court of the State of Nevada, and repealing certain acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 22, 1915. Assembly Bill No. 299–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1955

535

324

AN ACT making appropriations from the general fund, the state highway fund and the county gas tax fund for the support of the civil government of the State of Nevada for the two fiscal years beginning July 1, 1955, and ending June 30, 1957, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 278–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 28, 1955

536

325

AN ACT appropriating the sum of $2,000 for the use of the Nevada historical society in purchasing the mineral collection of the late C. C. Boak. Senate Bill No. 111–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 28, 1955

541

326

AN ACT to authorize a professional survey of the Nevada state hospital by the American Psychiatric Association, to make an appropriation therefor, and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 132–Senators Brown, Seevers and Whitacre.  Approved March 28, 1955

542

327

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. Senate Bill No. 274–Committee on Taxation.  Approved March 28, 1955

542

328

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to limit the cost of state-owned automobiles, to provide for their labeling and use for official purposes only, and fixing a penalty for violation hereof,” approved February 6, 1933. Assembly Bill No. 492–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1955

543

329

AN ACT authorizing financial assistance for the construction of school facilities in certain school districts wherein 15 percent of the average daily attendance includes students whose parent or parents are state employees, or students who attend school in the school district as wards of the State of Nevada; defining certain terms and declaring the public policy of this state; stating qualifications for state financial aid, allowing review of maximum amounts by the state board of education and providing for payment of such aid; creating a state school construction relief fund; authorizing the issuance and sale of bonds; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 438–Mr. Pozzi.  Approved March 28, 1955

544

330

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for the examination, licensing, and regulation of practical nurses; to provide for a board of nurse examiners; to define the duties and powers of said board; and to provide penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act,” approved March 26, 1949. Assembly Bill No. 121–Mr. Adams.  Approved March 28, 1955

547

331

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act providing for salaries of elective state officers; providing for salaries, compensation and employment of other officers and employees in the various state offices, departments, boards, commissions and agencies of the State of Nevada; repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 27, 1953. Senate Bill No. 249–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 28, 1955

553

332

AN ACT appropriating moneys for the support and maintenance of the Lost City museum for the biennium ending June 30, 1957; providing that the superintendent of the state department of buildings and grounds supervise the expenditure; authorizing the governor to accept the deed for the property upon which the Lost City museum is built; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 127–Senators Whitacre, Brown and Seevers.  Approved March 28, 1955

554

333

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. Senate Bill No. 258–Senators Brown and Lemaire.  Approved March 28, 1955

555

334

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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. 456–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 28, 1955

555

335

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act regulating the registration of electors for general, special, and primary elections, providing penalties for the violation hereof,” approved March 27, 1917. Assembly Bill No. 457–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 28, 1955

556

336

AN ACT authorizing the city council of the city of Hawthorne, Mineral County, Nevada, to issue and sell bonds for the purpose of extending and improving the water system of the city of Hawthorne; providing for the payment thereof and the interest thereon from revenue derived from users of such water system; providing for the duties of certain officers in connection therewith; and providing that such bonds shall not be issued until approved by a majority of the electors voting thereon at the next city election in the city of Hawthorne; and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 458–Mineral County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1955

559

337

AN ACT fixing the compensation of certain officers of Mineral County, Nevada; fixing the number of deputies and other employees; providing for travel expenses; repealing certain acts in conflict herewith, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 463–Mineral County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1955

561

338

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. Assembly Bill No. 464–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1955

562

339

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate the city of Sparks, in Washoe County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 28, 1949. Assembly Bill No. 466–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1955

562

340

AN ACT to 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 liability insurance in certain cases, 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 other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 23, 1933. Assembly Bill No. 471–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 28, 1955

564

341

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 the state fish and game commission, county game management boards, and certain other 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 regulation and licensing 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 establishment, closing, opening and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the taking, transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds and 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 22, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 315–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 28, 1955

566

342

AN ACT authorizing certain counties to acquire, improve, extend, equip and furnish swimming pools, and to acquire sites and grounds therefor; concerning the incurrence of an indebtedness, the issuance of bonds therefor, the holding of an election to authorize such indebtedness, or such bonds, the levy of general taxes and fees, rates and charges in connection therewith, and the operation and maintenance of such swimming pools; prescribing other details concerning swimming pools, such bonds and such taxes and fees; and concerning other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 326–Messrs. Lambert, Hose, Barr and Wainwright.  Approved March 28, 1955

567

343

AN ACT providing for remodeling and repair work by the installation of floor covering, metal windows and screen and ceiling repairs at the Nevada state hospital; specifying the duties of the superintendent thereof; making an appropriation therefor; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 374–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 28, 1955

573

344

AN ACT appropriating $13,000 to be used for the establishment of a permanent checking station for the use of the Nevada highway patrol and for the purchase and fitting of a mobile checking station for the use of the Nevada highway patrol; designating the manner of and the qualifications upon expenditures made hereunder; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 451–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1955

573

345

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to the administration of state highway revenue-producing acts, consolidating under the public service commission of Nevada the administration of the motor vehicle registration act and the chauffeurs’ and drivers’ licensing act, the collection of motor carriers’ license fees and the excise taxes on gasoline and motor fuel, and certain functions of the state highway department concerning highway safety and safety education; creating a state highway patrol, defining the powers and duties of highway patrolmen and fixing their salaries, transferring certain records, equipment, and property to the public service commission, providing for the payment of costs of administration, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 24, 1949. Assembly Bill No. 452–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1955

574

346

AN ACT to 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 liability insurance in certain cases, 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 other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 23, 1933. Assembly Bill No. 477–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 28, 1955

575

347

AN ACT providing for the relocating and replacing of an 8-inch, cast iron, mechanical joint pipeline from the governor’s mansion to the state reservoir; specifying duties of the superintendent of the state department of buildings and grounds in relation thereto; making an appropriation therefor; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 421–Committee on Building and Construction.  Approved March 28, 1955

576

348

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. Assembly Bill No. 484–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1955

576

349

AN ACT authorizing the board of county commissioners of Elko County to transfer $1,000 to the trustees of the Elko County law library. Assembly Bill No. 443–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1955

578

350

AN ACT providing for the relief of J. R. Bradley Company. Assembly Bill No. 115–Mr. Ruedy.  Approved March 28, 1955

578

351

AN ACT providing for the purchase of offset printing equipment by the state printer; authorizing the state printer to purchase the equipment; making appropriation therefor, and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 173–Committee on Building and Construction.  Approved March 28, 1955

579

352

AN ACT providing for an addition to the state printing building; providing for the purchase of a new furnace therefor; authorizing the state planning commission to supervise the construction thereof; making appropriations therefor; and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 174–Committee on Building and Construction.  Approved March 28, 1955

579

353

AN ACT appropriating $1,500 for the support and maintenance of the Genoa Fort Monument for the biennium ending June 30, 1957. Assembly Bill No. 193–Mr. Berrum.  Approved March 28, 1955

581

354

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. Assembly Bill No. 199–Mr. Reynolds.  Approved March 28, 1955

582

355

AN ACT establishing standards of cutting practice, fire prevention and suppression practices for timber owners or operators conducting logging operations in the State of Nevada; requiring compliance therewith; directing that the state forester firewarden administer this act; granting certain rule-making powers to the state board of forestry and fire control and to the state forester firewarden; setting forth the purpose of this act and defining certain terms used in connection herewith; providing a penalty for violation hereof; and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 349–Mr. Berrum.  Approved March 28, 1955

583

356

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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 firewarden 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; providing for civil and criminal responsibility in connection with the setting of fires, providing penalties, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 22, 1945. Assembly Bill No. 348–Mr. Berrum.  Approved March 28, 1955

587

357

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide for the incorporation of domestic building and loan associations and companies and certain other domestic associations and companies, to provide for the licensing, examination and regulation of domestic and foreign building and loan associations and companies and certain other associations and companies, authorizing the appointment of receivers in certain cases, providing for distribution of assets by sale where the same are without the State of Nevada, and the incorporation of the assets and the distribution of the stock of such corporation to the creditors, and other matters relating thereto, to prescribe penalties for a violation of the provisions hereof, to create a fund for use in carrying out the administration of this act, and to repeal certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 4, 1931. Assembly Bill No. 479–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 28, 1955

589

358

AN ACT appropriating the sum of $3,000 for construction of three additional fire escapes on the state capitol and annex, and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 473–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1955

595

359

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act authorizing and empowering the several boards of county commissioners within the State of Nevada to fix the amount of expense money for traveling and subsistence per day of county and township officers, representatives, and employees while traveling on official business,” approved February 3, 1928. Assembly Bill No. 294–Messrs. Carlson and Jones.  Approved March 28, 1955

596

360

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning the mentally ill of the state, providing for the administration and organization of the Nevada state hospital, providing for the admission and care of mentally ill persons, repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 24, 1951. Assembly Bill No. 252–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 28, 1955

597

361

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act fixing the compensation of certain county officers of Esmeralda County, Nevada; authorizing and empowering the board of county commissioners of said county to regulate the appointment, number and compensation of their deputies and other county employees; and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 13, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 293–Mr. Carlson.  Approved March 28, 1955

599

362

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act relating to the taxation of personal property in transit through the State of Nevada; supplementary to 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, as the same has been amended; supplementary to an act entitled, ‘An Act to provide revenue for the support of the government of the State of Nevada and its political subdivisions; fixing the duties of certain officers; defining certain crimes and providing penalties therefor, and other matters properly connected therewith, and to repeal certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,’ approved March 30, 1953, as the same has been amended; defining ‘in transit through this state,’ and other terms used in this act; providing penalties for the evasion of the provisions of this act and providing for the recovery of taxes wrongfully withheld,” approved March 16, 1949. Assembly Bill No. 266–Messrs. Ruedy, Byrne, Adams, Swackhamer, Hanson, Wood and Shuey.  Approved March 28, 1955

600

363

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 the state fish and game commission, county game management boards, and certain other 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 regulation and licensing 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 establishment, closing, opening and shortening of hunting and fishing seasons; regulating the taking, transportation and possession of wild animals, wild birds and 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 22, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 206–Messrs. Vaughan, McMullen, Hunter and McElroy.  Approved March 28, 1955

602

364

AN ACT relating to the practice of physical therapy; defining certain terms; creating a state board of physical therapy examiners and prescribing their powers and duties; providing for the registration and licensing of certain persons practicing physical therapy; providing penalties for violation hereof, and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 180–Mr. Wainwright.  Approved March 28, 1955

603

365

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate the professional nursing of the sick in the State of Nevada, and to regulate schools of nursing in the State of Nevada, providing for a board of examiners therefor; providing for the examination and issuance of licenses or certificates for registered nurses; providing for accreditation of schools of nursing in the State of Nevada; other matters properly relating thereto; providing penalties for the violation of this act, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 31, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 40–Mr. Adams.  Approved March 28, 1955

608

366

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to define, regulate, and license real estate brokers and real estate salesmen; to create a state real estate commission, and to provide a penalty for violation of the provisions thereof, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 480–Committee on Public Health and Public Morals.  Approved March 28, 1955

615

367

AN ACT making it unlawful to counterfeit, forge, alter, erase or obliterate any means of identification with the intention that it be used by a minor in obtaining liquor or to gamble; making it unlawful to furnish any minor with such means of identification; making it unlawful for a minor to use or attempt to use such means of identification for the purpose of obtaining liquor or gambling; prescribing a penalty for the violation of this act, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 260–Mr. Irwin.  Approved March 28, 1955

615

368

AN ACT providing for the construction, equipment and installation of a heating plant at the Nevada state prison; providing for the issuance of bonds therefor, and the manner of their sale and redemption; defining certain duties of the Nevada board of prison commissioners, the warden of the Nevada state prison and the state controller; and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 406–Mr. Ivers.  Approved March 28, 1955

617

369

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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,” approved March 29, 1937. Assembly Bill No. 72–Mr. Jepson.  Approved March 28, 1955

619

370

AN ACT authorizing Pershing County, State of Nevada, to establish, construct, otherwise acquire, reconstruct, improve, extend or better a county courthouse and jail, and improvements incidental thereto; to accomplish, equip and furnish the same; and to acquire a suitable site or grounds therefor; concerning the issuance of bonds therefor, not to exceed the aggregate principal amount of $150,000, and the levy of taxes in connection therewith; prescribing other details concerning such bonds and such taxes; and concerning other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 394–Mr. Ivers.  Approved March 28, 1955

622

371

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning crimes and punishments, and repealing certain acts relating thereto,” approved March 17, 1911. Assembly Bill No. 353–Mr. Byrne.  Approved March 28, 1955

624

372

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning crimes and punishments, and repealing certain acts relating thereto,” approved March 17, 1911. Assembly Bill No. 427–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 28, 1955

625

373

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning escaped prisoners, and the recaptare of the same,” approved March 1, 1866. Assembly Bill No. 428–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 28, 1955

625

374

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate the city of North Las Vegas in Clark County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishment of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 27, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 442–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1955

626

375

AN ACT relating to interstate highway user fee apportionment; declaring the policy of the legislature respecting highway user tax structure and the method of taxation of interstate vehicles; defining certain words and terms; authorizing the execution of agreements to effectuate the purposes of this act; providing for reciprocity between states; providing for the payment of proportional registration fees; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 444–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 28, 1955

627

376

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to regulate traffic on the highways of this state, to provide punishment for violation thereof, to make exceptions in certain cases, and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 21, 1925. Assembly Bill No. 449–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 28, 1955

630

377

AN ACT authorizing the city council of the city of Hawthorne, Mineral County, Nevada, to issue and sell bonds for the purpose of extending and improving the sewer system of the city of Hawthorne; providing for the payment thereof and the interest thereon from revenue derived from users of such sewer system; providing for the duties of certain officers in connection therewith; and providing that such bonds shall not be issued until approved by a majority of the electors voting thereon at the next city election in the city of Hawthorne; and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 454–Mineral County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1955

631

378

AN ACT supplemental to 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 California electric 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; authorizing the issuance of bonds for the purchase and installation of an auxiliary diesel power plant, and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 455–Mineral County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1955

633

379

AN ACT appropriating funds for the construction of national guard armories or service centers, and other matters related thereto. Senate Bill No. 54–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 29, 1955

635

380

AN ACT providing for the creation, organization and government of water conservancy districts and subdistricts thereof; providing for the appointments of boards of directors of such districts and subdistricts, and prescribing their powers and duties; providing for the financial administration of such districts and subdistricts and for the levy and collection of taxes and special assessments, and levies to cover defaults and deficiencies; providing for the inclusion and exclusion of real property; empowering such districts and subdistricts to enter into contracts with the United States of America or agencies thereof and others; providing for the judicial determination of the validity of the proceedings for the formation of such districts and subdistricts and of the acts and proceedings of the boards of directors thereof; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 155–Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation.  Approved March 29, 1955

636

381

AN ACT incorporating the city of Gabbs, in Nye County, Nevada, and defining the boundaries thereof; authorizing the establishment of a city government therefor; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 370–Mr. Hanson.  Approved March 29, 1955

662

382

AN ACT to amend the title of and 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. Assembly Bill No. 367–Joint Committee of Labor and Judiciary.  Approved March 29, 1955

698

383

AN ACT authorizing certain counties to acquire, improve, extend, better, equip and furnish fairgrounds, exposition buildings, convention halls, other recreational buildings, parks, playgrounds, swimming pools, golf courses and other recreational facilities, and to acquire sites and grounds therefor; concerning the issuance of bonds therefor, elections to authorize an indebtedness or bonds, the levy of general taxes and fees, rates and charges in connection therewith, and the operation and maintenance of such recreational facilities; concerning the organization and reorganization of a county fair and recreation board and powers to be exercised by it; prescribing other details concerning the boards, recreational facilities, bonds, taxes and fees; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 424–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 29, 1955

719

384

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act regulating the registration of electors for general, special, and primary elections, providing penalties for the violation hereof,” approved March 27, 1917. Senate Bill No. 234–Senators Brown and Lovelock.  Approved March 29, 1955

728

385

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act providing for the printing and enrolling of legislative bills and resolutions, and other matters relating thereto, and repealing a certain act and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved January 18, 1949. Senate Bill No. 109–Senators Whitacre, Brown and Seevers.  Approved March 29, 1955

732

386

AN ACT providing an appropriation for the relief of A. M. Mackenzie, and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 43–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 29, 1955

735

387

AN ACT creating the state dairy commission; defining its powers and duties; authorizing the establishment of marketing areas and stabilization and marketing plans; providing for the investigation of the dairy industry; prohibiting unfair trade practices; prescribing penalties for violations hereof; providing for the assessment of producers and distributors; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 151–Committee on Livestock.  Approved March 29, 1955

736

388

AN ACT authorizing any public agency to sell or lease for a term not exceeding 99 years, without a vote of the electors first being taken and without advertising for public bids, any real property belonging to the respective district or agency, which is not at the time of delivery of title or possession needed any longer for public use by the district or public agency owning the same, provided it is sold to another public agency, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 244–Senator Brown.  Approved March 29, 1955

749

389

AN ACT authorizing payment to Joseph Fredericks of $150 for void state controller’s warrants. Senate Bill No. 268–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 29, 1955

750

390

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act requiring foreign corporations doing business in the State of Nevada to publish annual statements,” approved March 28, 1901. Senate Bill No. 186–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 29, 1955

751

391

AN ACT to provide an additional and supplemental appropriation for the support of the office of the state controller for the biennium ending June 30, 1955. Senate Bill No. 266–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 29, 1955

751

392

AN ACT providing for the remodeling of Manzanita Hall on the campus of the University of Nevada, at Reno; providing for the issuance of bonds therefor, and the manner of their sale and redemption; defining certain duties of the Nevada state planning board, the president and regents of the University of Nevada and the state controller; and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 215–Senator Crumley.  Approved March 29, 1955

752

393

AN ACT for the relief of Janice E. Carter, and making an appropriation therefor. Senate Bill No. 166–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 29, 1955

755

394

AN ACT appropriating $200,000 for the biennium ending June 30, 1957, for the care of persons in active stages of tuberculosis who are being cared for at public expense. Senate Bill No. 161–Committee on Public Health.  Approved March 29, 1955

756

395

AN ACT to provide for the incorporation of nonstock, nonprofit corporations and other matters properly related thereto. Senate Bill No. 275–Senator Crumley.  Approved March 29, 1955

756

396

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning slot machines, gambling games, and gambling devices; providing for the operation thereof under county and state licenses; providing for certain license fees, table taxes and the use of the money obtained therefrom; providing for the issuance, revocation and suspension of state licenses; prohibiting minors from playing and loitering about such gambling games and devices; designating the penalties for violations of the provisions thereof; and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 19, 1931. Assembly Bill No. 343–Messrs. Waters, Vaughan, Kean, Embry, Von Tobel, Jones and Christensen (Washoe).  Approved March 29, 1955

760

397

AN ACT to provide revenue for the State of Nevada; providing for sales and use taxes; providing for the manner of collection; defining certain terms; providing penalties for violation, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 171–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 29, 1955

762

398

AN ACT providing for the creation and appointment of a state ichthyosaur park board to protect the ichthyosaur discovery site in Nevada; designating the composition of the board and the terms of its members; setting forth the powers and authority of the board; appropriating funds for the purpose of carrying out the provisions of this act; setting compensation for board members, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 237–Senators Lattin, Lovelock and Johnson.  Approved March 29, 1955

788

399

AN ACT authorizing the state board of finance and the insurance commissioner of the State of Nevada to cause state-owned property to be appraised for fire insurance purposes; and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 273–Senators Whitacre, Brown, Seevers and Munk.  Approved March 29, 1955

790

400

AN ACT providing for the construction, furnishings and equipment of a classroom building on the campus of the southern branch of the University of Nevada; providing for the issuance of bonds therefor and the manner of their sale and redemption; defining certain duties of the Nevada state planning board, the president and regents of the University of Nevada, and the state controller; and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 271–Senator Brown.  Approved March 29, 1955

790

401

AN ACT authorizing a transfer of $175,000 from the general fund to the consolidated bond interest and redemption fund, and making an appropriation therefor. Senate Bill No. 269–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 29, 1955

794

402

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning public schools of the State of Nevada, establishing and defining certain crimes and providing punishment therefor, and repealing certain acts and parts of acts relating thereto,” approved March 15, 1947. Senate Bill No. 267–Committee on Education and State University.  Approved March 29, 1955

794

403

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to establish a state board of pardon and parole commissioners; providing for a chief state parole and probation officer together with assistant parole and probation officers and other employees; providing salaries, including traveling and other expenses; providing duties for said personnel; providing a system of probation for defendants in criminal actions found guilty thereof in the district courts; providing that such courts may fix definite terms of imprisonment; providing for modification of probation; providing for a system of withdrawing pleas of guilty upon termination of probation period; providing for an appropriation therefor, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 23, 1951. Senate Bill No. 241–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 29, 1955

830

404

AN ACT providing for the remodeling and addition of wings to the agricultural extension and Hatch buildings at the University of Nevada; providing for the issuance of bonds therefor, and the manner of their sale and redemption; defining certain duties of the Nevada state planning board, the president and regents of the University of Nevada and the state controller; and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 223–Senator Crumley.  Approved March 29, 1955

831

405

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning minors adjudged delinquent, providing for the administration and organization of the Nevada school of industry, repealing an act in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 21, 1953. Senate Bill No. 65–Senators Whitacre, Brown, Seevers and Munk.  Approved March 29, 1955

835

406

AN ACT granting a franchise to Lee Maestretti, his associates, his successors and assigns for the construction, maintenance and operation of an electric light, heat and power plant and system in and about the town of Austin, Lander County, State of Nevada, with a right to supply light, heat and power to the inhabitants thereof, giving and granting therefor a right-of-way in and upon and over the roads, streets and alleys of the town of Austin necessary to the enjoyment and operation of this franchise; and other matters properly related thereto. Senate Bill No. 79–Senator Lemaire.  Approved March 29, 1955

836

407

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act establishing a system of retirement and of benefits at retirement or death for certain officers and employees of the state and its political subdivisions; creating the public employees’ retirement fund and board, and giving certain powers unto said board; providing and establishing the necessary funds and accounts; providing for the integration of other similar systems within this system; providing for the cost of the system; appropriating money therefor; providing for the superseding and repeal of acts or parts of acts in conflict herewith, and providing a savings clause, and matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 27, 1947. Senate Bill No. 212–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 29, 1955

837

408

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act creating a state department of purchasing, defining powers and duties, making an appropriation, repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 24, 1951. Senate Bill No. 48–Senators Whitacre, Brown, Seevers, and Munk.  Approved March 29, 1955

838

409

AN ACT providing aid to dependent children; defining certain words and terms; providing for the administration of assistance to dependent children by the state welfare department; establishing certain requirements and conditions for assistance; providing county and state funds for participation in assistance; making appropriations; prescribing penalties; repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 33–Messrs. Christensen (Washoe) and Hardesty.  Approved March 29, 1955

838

410

AN ACT providing for the construction, furnishings and equipment of a ward-building unit at the Nevada state hospital; providing for the issuance of bonds therefor, and the manner of their sale and redemption; defining certain duties of the Nevada state planning board, the superintendent of the Nevada state hospital and the state controller; and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 133–Joint Committee of State Institutions and Building and Construction.  Approved March 29, 1955

845

411

AN ACT appropriating $50,000 to the Nevada state museum, to be used for the construction of an additional building, part of which is to contain the Patrick A. McCarran memorial room, and a garage to house a mobile unit, a field trailer and other motor vehicles. Assembly Bill No. 204–Messrs. Waters, Pozzi, Mount, Wainwright, Crawford, Hendel and Giomi.  Approved March 29, 1955

849

412

AN ACT providing that in any county in the State of Nevada with a population of 25,000 people or more, the county commissioners may, upon a petition of 30 percent of the registered voters of the county, be increased to five commissioners; providing compensations therefor; providing duties therefor, and other matters properly connected therewith. Assembly Bill No. 311–Messrs. Byrne, Dotson, Irwin, Harmon, Christensen (Washoe), Godbey, Embry, Christensen (Clark), Von Tobel and Miss Frazier.  Approved March 29, 1955

851

413

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to provide a general highway law for the State of Nevada,” approved March 23, 1917. Assembly Bill No. 319–Messrs. Ivers, Hanson, Pozzi, Ellison, Barnum, Kean, and Christensen (Washoe) and Mesdames Denton and Isbell.  Approved March 29, 1955

852

414

AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “An Act defining the boundaries of Pahranagat consolidated school district No. 1, Lincoln County, Nevada, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 31, 1931. Assembly Bill No. 380–Miss Frazier.  Approved March 29, 1955

852

415

AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “An Act to provide additional support for needy school districts, making an appropriation and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 22, 1951. Assembly Bill No. 381–Miss Frazier.  Approved March 29, 1955

853

416

AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “An Act authorizing and directing the board of county commissioners of Lyon County, State of Nevada, to issue bonds for the purpose of establishing, constructing and maintaining high schools in the said county of Lyon, State of Nevada, and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 23, 1917. Assembly Bill No. 382–Miss Frazier.  Approved March 29, 1955

853

417

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act supplementary to that certain act entitled, ‘An Act concerning public schools of the State of Nevada, establishing and defining certain crimes and providing punishment therefor, and repealing certain acts and parts of acts relating thereto,’ approved March 15, 1947; providing for the quarterly payments of apportionments from state school funds to the public schools of the State of Nevada upon the basis of the current school year’s average daily attendance; providing for adjustments of quarterly apportionments; defining certain words and terms; appropriating a sum of money to carry out the purposes of this act; providing for the expiration of this supplementary act under certain conditions or on a certain day; and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved January 11, 1954. Assembly Bill No. 460–Committee on Education.  Approved March 29, 1955

854

418

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning public schools of the State of Nevada, establishing and defining certain crimes and providing punishment therefor, and repealing certain acts and parts of acts relating thereto,” approved March 15, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 461–Committee on Education.  Approved March 29, 1955

855

419

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to amend an act entitled, ‘An act concerning public schools of the State of Nevada, establishing and defining certain crimes and providing punishment therefor, and repealing certain acts and parts of acts relating thereto,’ approved March 15, 1947, as amended,” approved March 30, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 462–Committee on Education.  Approved March 29, 1955

856

420

AN ACT providing for the participation of employees of the state and its political subdivisions in federal old-age and survivors insurance coverage under the provisions of Title II, Section 218, of the Social Security Act; defining certain words and terms; providing for the execution of federal-state agreements and modifications thereto; requiring the payments of contributions by state employees and providing for the approval of plans for the coverage of employees of political subdivisions; creating the social security revolving fund and the social security administration fund and providing for their administration; making an appropriation therefor; imposing certain duties upon the state agency designated to administer the provisions of this act; repealing certain acts and parts of acts; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 482–Committee on Social Welfare.  Approved March 29, 1955

857

421

AN ACT securing liens to hospitals upon sums awarded to injured persons or their personal representatives and upon sums payable under indemnity contracts; providing for the filing and recording of a notice of lien and setting out the requirements of such notice and a form to be used in connection therewith; requiring service of notice of lien to be made upon those allegedly liable for damages to injured persons; providing that under certain circumstances no lien shall be allowed in cases of compromise and settlement; permitting inspection of hospital records by certain persons; setting forth the liability of third persons in connection herewith; providing for the foreclosure of liens; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 195–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 29, 1955

864

422

AN ACT creating the state board of health contingent fund to be used by the state board of health only in the event pending federal legislation reduces matching funds available to this state; making an appropriation therefor; providing for the method of payment and the reversion of unexpended funds; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 489–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 29, 1955

867

423

AN ACT appropriating $330,000 from the state highway fund to the consolidated bond interest and redemption fund of the State of Nevada, and other matters related thereto. Assembly Bill No. 493–Joint Committee of Building and Construction and Ways and Means.  Approved March 29, 1955

868

424

AN ACT providing for the construction and equipment of a state office building on the grounds of the state capitol at Carson City; providing for the issuance of bonds therefor and the manner of their sale and redemption; defining certain duties of the Nevada state planning board, the superintendent of the state department of buildings and grounds and the state controller; creating a joint interim committee of the legislature; and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 490–Joint Committee on Ways and Means and Building and Construction.  Approved March 29, 1955

869

425

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to create a water district in the Las Vegas valley, Clark County, Nevada; to provide for the procurement, storage, distribution and sale of water and rights in the use thereof from Lake Mead for industrial, irrigation, municipal, and domestic uses; to provide for the conservation of the ground-water resources of the Las Vegas valley, and to create authority to purchase, acquire and construct the necessary works to carry out the provisions of this act; to provide for the issuance of district bonds; to provide for the levy of taxes for the payment of operation and maintenance expenses and to supplement other revenues available for the payment of principal of and interest on such bonds of said district; granting said district the franchise to carry on its operations in municipal corporations within its boundaries; exempting the property and bonds of said district from taxation; validating the creation and organization of said district; and for other purposes related thereto,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 425–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 29, 1955

872

426

AN ACT authorizing financial assistance for the maintenance and operation of certain school districts wherein 10 percent of the average daily attendance includes students whose parent or parents are state employees, or students who attend schools in the school district as wards of the State of Nevada; defining certain terms and declaring the public policy of the state; stating qualifications for state financial aid and providing for the payment thereof; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 415–Mr. Pozzi.  Approved March 29, 1955

877

427

AN ACT providing for an interim legislative Civil Defense Commission to further the aim of Assembly Joint Resolution No. 5, of the 46th session of the Nevada state legislature and find ways and means by which cooperative action can be taken under a joint Nevada-California legislative interstate commission to bring to the attention of the Congress the vital need for the implementation of such east of the Sierra secondary line of defense railway and the stockpiling of emergency foods, fuel, medicines, etc., as reserves for a possible California populational exodus in the event of coastal atomic attack. Assembly Bill No. 66–Mr. Hendel.  Approved March 29, 1955

879

428

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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,” approved March 26, 1949. Assembly Bill No. 496–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 29, 1955

880

429

AN ACT concerning gaming and permitting the same under county and state licenses; providing for the issuance, suspension and revocation of licenses; creating a state gaming control board; providing for enforcement hereof by the state gaming control board and the Nevada tax commission; prohibiting minors from playing or loitering about gambling games and devices; providing for the collection and use of moneys obtained from gaming license fees; defining certain terms; providing penalties for violation hereof, and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 170–Senator Crumley.  Approved March 29, 1955

883

430

AN ACT appropriating the sum of $15,000 for use by the Nevada state library for obtaining necessary records and documents to be made available to the proceedings of the special master appointed by the United States Supreme Court to conduct the Colorado River proceedings; stating conditions that the appropriation is not effective until a determination to hold the meetings in this state is properly certified; requiring the transferring of the appropriation, fully or partially, back to the general fund when sufficient amounts are made available to the Colorado River commission; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 238–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 29, 1955

898

431

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning the Nevada state library, providing for the administration and organization of the Nevada state library, repealing certain acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 19, 1951. Assembly Bill No. 340–Mrs. Denton.  Approved March 29, 1955

900

432

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act creating an industrial insurance commission; providing for the creating and disbursement of funds for the compensation and care of workmen injured in the course of employment; relating to the compensation of injured workmen and the compensation of their dependents where such injuries result in death; making premium payments by certain employers compulsory; providing that certain acts are crimes; authorizing the commission created by the act to make such rules and regulations as may be necessary; authorizing the commission to invest the funds provided for; defining and regulating the liability of employers to their employees, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict with this act,” approved March 27, 1947. Assembly Bill No. 130–Messrs. Godbey, Jepson, Barr, Byrne, Irwin, Hanson and Harmon.  Approved March 29, 1955

901

433

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act defining occupational diseases; providing for the creation and disbursement of funds for the compensation and care of workmen disabled by occupational diseases in the course of employment and the compensation of their dependents where such occupational disease results in death; making premium payments by certain employers compulsory; imposing the administration of this act upon the Nevada industrial commission; authorizing the Nevada industrial commission to make such rules and regulations as may be necessary; authorizing the Nevada industrial commission to invest the funds provided for; defining and regulating the liability of the employers to their employees, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict with this act,” approved March 15, 1947. Senate Bill No. 113–Senators Slattery, Leutzinger, Frank and Wiley.  Approved March 29, 1955

904

434

AN ACT providing for the construction, furnishings and equipment of a women’s cell-block, a security cell-block and personnel quarters at the Nevada state prison and purchase of equipment in connection with such construction; providing for the issuance of bonds therefor, and the manner of their sale and redemption; defining certain duties of the Nevada state planning board, the warden of the Nevada state prison and the state controller; and other matters relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 402–Joint Committee of State Institutions and Building and Construction.  Approved March 29, 1955

905

435

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning crimes and punishments, and repealing certain acts relating thereto,” approved March 17, 1911. Assembly Bill No. 243–Mr. Swackhamer.  Approved March 29, 1955

907

436

AN ACT relating to the protection of health and safety of employees; creating a department of industrial safety, defining its duties and powers; providing penalties for the violation of its provisions; and other matters relating thereto; and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith. Assembly Bill No. 268–Messrs. Christensen (Washoe), Nevin, Crawford, Byrne, Barr, Waters and Godbey.  Approved March 29, 1955

909

437

AN ACT appropriating $1,723,205 for the state distributive school fund and the aid to rural school fund for additional state support for the public schools of the State of Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 497–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 29, 1955

914

438

AN ACT providing for landscaping and construction of outside facilities at the state children’s home; specifying the duty of the superintendent thereof; making an appropriation therefor; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 420–Committee on Building and Construction.  Approved March 29, 1955

914

439

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act creating an industrial insurance commission; providing for the creation and disbursement of funds for the compensation and care of workmen injured in the course of employment; relating to the compensation of injured workmen and the compensation of their dependents where such injuries result in death; making premium payments by certain employers compulsory; authorizing the commission created by the act to make such rules and regulations as may be necessary; authorizing the commission to invest the funds provided for; defining and regulating the liability of employers to their employees, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict with this act,” approved March 27, 1947. Senate Bill No. 185–Committee on Taxation.  Approved March 29, 1955

915

440

AN ACT creating judicial districts in the State of Nevada; providing for the election of district judges therein; fixing their salaries; providing for their additional judicial duties as ex officio circuit judges and designating the powers and duties of the chief justice of the supreme court in connection therewith; making an appropriation; declaring certain acts to be a crime; repealing certain acts and parts of acts; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 205–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 29, 1955

916

441

AN ACT appropriating the sum of $350,000 for the administration of the Sales and Use Tax Act by the Nevada tax commission for the period from the effective date of this act to June 30, 1957; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 499–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 29, 1955

919

442

AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “An Act limiting the power of the Nevada tax commission with respect to the issuance of gambling licenses during the 47th session of legislature of Nevada and for 30 days after adjournment sine die; and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved January 31, 1955. Senate Bill No. 277–Committee on Taxation.  Approved March 29, 1955

919

443

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning public schools of the State of Nevada, establishing and defining certain crimes and providing punishment therefor, and repealing certain acts and parts of acts relating thereto,” approved March 15, 1947. Senate Bill No. 236–Committee on Education and State University.  Approved March 29, 1955

919

444

AN ACT to fix the state tax levy for the period from January 1, 1955, to June 30, 1955, inclusive, and for the fiscal years commencing on July 1, 1955, and July 1, 1956, and to distribute the levy to the proper funds. Senate Bill No. 279–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 29, 1955

924