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Statutes of the State of Nevada - Forty-Eighth Session, 1957

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AN ACT creating a legislative fund. Senate Bill No. 1–Senator Johnson.  Approved January 23, 1957

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AN ACT to revise the laws and statutes of the State of Nevada of a general or public nature; to adopt and enact such revised laws and statutes, to be known as the Nevada Revised Statutes, as the law of the State of Nevada; to repeal all prior laws and statutes of a general, public and permanent nature; providing penalties; and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 2–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved January 25, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 218.310 relating to drafting of bills, and to amend NRS sections 220.100, 220.130, 220.160 and 220.170 relating to the duties of the statute revision commission. Senate Bill No. 3–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved January 25, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 379 of NRS relating to county, city and town public libraries by creating a new provision providing penalties for willful detention of property owned by public libraries. Assembly Bill No. 14–Messrs. McKissick and Hill.  Approved February 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend and supplement an act entitled “An Act authorizing and empowering the board of county commissioners of the county of Washoe, State of Nevada, in their discretion, not later than 3 years after the passage and approval of this act, to issue bonds for the construction, furnishing and equipment of additional medical facilities at Washoe Medical Center, a public county hospital in such county, and to levy a tax for the payment of interest thereon and the redemption thereof; and other matters relating thereto,” approved February 25, 1956; and to ratify, approve and confirm action and proceedings heretofore taken or adopted relating to the issuance of those bonds. Assembly Bill No. 74–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved February 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 218.220 relating to the per diem and travel expenses of legislators. Assembly Bill No. 50–Mr. Ryan.  Approved February 20, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 41 of NRS relating to actions and proceedings in particular cases concerning persons by creating a new provision relating to civil liability of parents or guardian for a minor’s act or willful misconduct resulting in property damage. Assembly Bill No. 12–Miss Herr, Messrs. Godbey, Von Tobel and DeSpain.  Approved February 21, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 130.090 relating to duties of support enforcible under the Uniform Reciprocal Enforcement of Support Act. Assembly Bill No. 30–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 21, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 169.060 relating to collection of court costs in criminal cases; providing for the transmission of such costs to the county general fund. Assembly Bill No. 32–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 21, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 328.260 relating to the ceding of jurisdiction over land comprising the United States Naval Ammunition Depot in Mineral County. Assembly Bill No. 33–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 21, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 108.200 relating to lien foreclosure actions. Assembly Bill No. 31–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 21, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 127.040 relating to the manner of consent to adoptions and for relinquishments to authorized agencies; providing the instances when such consent shall be required. Assembly Bill No. 79–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 21, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 345.050 relating to the sale price of the Statutes of Nevada and the legislative journals. Assembly Bill No. 81–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 21, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 7.030 relating to the oath and admission fees for attorneys. Assembly Bill No. 103–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 21, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 378.020 relating to the qualifications of the state librarian. Assembly Bill No. 27–Committee on State Libraries.  Approved February 25, 1957

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AN ACT to repeal NRS section 85.080 relating to reports to the county commissioners and to the legislature by hospitals and charitable asylums. Assembly Bill No. 19–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved February 25, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 600 of NRS relating to trade-marks, trade names and advertisements by creating new provisions relating to laundry supply designations; providing penalties; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 2–Mr. Byrne.  Approved February 25, 1957

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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,” approved February 7, 1955. Senate Bill No. 54–Senator Whitacre.  Approved February 25, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 629.070 and 629.080 relating to examinations and the waiver of examinations under the Basic Sciences Act of 1951. Assembly Bill No. 15–Mr. Kean.  Approved February 25, 1957

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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,” approved March 22, 1955, as amended. Senate Bill No. 30–Senator Brown.  Approved February 25, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 7.400 relating to the number and terms of the members of the board of governors of the State Bar of Nevada; providing the manner of filling vacancies created by the addition of new members of the board of governors; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 18–Senator Brown.  Approved February 25, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 379.010 relating to county public libraries and the setting apart of moneys for their establishment and maintenance. Senate Bill No. 7–Committee on State and County Affairs.  Approved February 25, 1957

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AN ACT to amend Title 13 of NRS relating to guardianships, conservatorships and trusts by creating a new chapter relating to gifts of money or securities to minors. Assembly Bill No. 1–Messrs. Kean and Von Tobel.  Approved February 25, 1957

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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. Senate Bill No. 55–Senator McGowan.  Approved February 26, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 218.480 relating to the compilation of the legislative journal indices and the delivery of the journal indices to the superintendent of state printing. Senate Bill No. 41–Senators Seevers, Brown, Lattin and Whitacre.  Approved February 26, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 616.515 relating to the receipt of accident benefits by an injured employee under the Nevada Industrial Insurance Act. Assembly Bill No. 53–Mr. Ryan.  Approved February 26, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 616 of NRS relating to industrial insurance by creating a new provision relating to the authorized use of mechanical facsimile signatures by Nevada industrial insurance commissioners. Assembly Bill No. 58–Mr. Ryan.  Approved February 26, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 616.675 relating to punishment for the receipt of compensation under the Nevada Industrial Insurance Act by false statements and representations. Assembly Bill No. 56–Mr. Ryan.  Approved February 26, 1957

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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, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 145–Mr. Berrum.  Approved February 27, 1957

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AN ACT authorizing Washoe County, State of Nevada, to establish, construct, otherwise acquire, reconstruct, improve, extend or better, either a county courthouse or jail, or both, and improvements incidental thereto, to equip and furnish the same, and to acquire a suitable site or grounds therefor; concerning the issuance of bonds therefor in not to exceed the aggregate principal amount of $2,000,000 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. 146–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 1, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 616.400 relating to details of monthly payroll information to be furnished to the Nevada industrial commission by employers under the Nevada Industrial Insurance Act. Assembly Bill No. 57–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 1, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 258 of NRS relating to constables by creating a new provision relating to appointment, compensation and duties of constables’ clerks. Assembly Bill No. 110–Mr. Franklin.  Approved March 1, 1957

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An act to incorporate the town of Las Vegas, in Clark County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 16, 1911, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 97–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 1, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 612 of NRS relating to unemployment compensation by creating a new provision relating to the exclusion of services performed by real estate salesmen and real estate brokers from “employment” under the Unemployment Compensation Law. Assembly Bill No. 124–Miss Herr, Messrs. McMullen and Humphrey.  Approved March 4, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 202 of NRS relating to crimes against public health and safety by creating a new provision relating to attempted suicide and providing punishment therefor. Senate Bill No. 58–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 4, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 177 of NRS relating to bills of exceptions and appeals in criminal cases by creating a new provision relating to appeals of moot questions in criminal cases, and providing for payment of attorney’s fees. Assembly Bill No. 26–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 4, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 41 of NRS relating to special actions and proceedings by creating new provisions imposing liability upon the owner of a motor vehicle for negligent operation thereof by immediate member of family. Assembly Bill No. 38–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 4, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 212.060 relating to causing death in attempt to escape state prison. Assembly Bill No. 89–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 4, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 482.365 and 334.010 relating to the registration of vehicles publicly owned; limiting the cost of state-owned automobiles; providing for the labeling of such automobiles and their use for official purposes only; providing penalties. Assembly Bill No. 91–Messrs. Pozzi, Barnum and Vaughan.  Approved March 4, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 41 of NRS relating to actions and proceedings in particular cases concerning persons by creating a new provision relating to the liability of nonprofit corporations, associations or organizations for the negligent or wrongful acts of such nonprofit corporations, associations or organizations, their agents, employees or servants acting in the scope of their agency or employment. Assembly Bill No. 133–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 4, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 682.380 relating to investments by domestic insurance companies in first mortgages on improved unencumbered real property and other securities, and providing for limitations on the amount of such investments. Assembly Bill No. 45–Mr. Humphrey.  Approved March 5, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 18 of NRS relating to costs and disbursements in civil actions by creating a new provision relating to bond premiums as court costs. Assembly Bill No. 23–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 5, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 449.290 relating to the advisory hospital council for hospitals and maternity homes. Senate Bill No. 70–Senators Seevers, Brown, Whitacre and Lattin.  Approved March 5, 1957

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AN ACT to repeal chapter 335 of NRS relating to the state board of control; to amend NRS section 239.080 relating to the power of the state board of control over disposition of obsolete records; to amend NRS section 382.060 relating to the acceptance of obsolete property and public records by the Nevada historical society from the state board of control; to amend NRS section 538.220 relating to the approval of the state board of control of the Colorado River commission’s actions concerning the installation of generating machinery and equipment; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 93–Messrs. Pozzi, Barnum and Vaughan.  Approved March 5, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 52.070 relating to presumptions which may be controverted; to repeal NRS section 135.100 relating to the repeal of subsection 40 of NRS 52.070. Assembly Bill No. 111–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 5, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 1.230 and 1.240 relating to disqualification and change of judges in district court actions or proceedings. Assembly Bill No. 117–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 5, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 472.040 relating to the powers and duties of the state forester firewarden; to amend NRS section 472.050 relating to cooperative agreements with the Federal Government and others for forest protection and forest management. Assembly Bill No. 197–Mr. Berrum.  Approved March 6, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 616.585 relating to compensation for temporary total disability under the Nevada Industrial Insurance Act. Assembly Bill No. 70–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 6, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 385.150, 385.160 and 385.170 relating to the appointment, qualifications and salary of the superintendent of public instruction. Assembly Bill No. 21–Committee on Education.  Approved March 6, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 80.010 relating to filing of articles of incorporation by foreign corporations. Assembly Bill No. 28–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 6, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 78.035 relating to content of articles of incorporation of a private corporation, and NRS section 78.315 relating to meetings of directors of private corporations. Assembly Bill No. 29–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 6, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 640.030, 640.090 and 640.150 relating to the composition, appointment, terms and qualifications of the state board of physical therapy examiners; provides for increasing the board of physical therapy examiners from three to five; provides for increasing registration and renewal registration fees. Assembly Bill No. 49–Mrs. Isbell and Mr. Kean.  Approved March 6, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 266.155 relating to the adoption of uniform codes or amendments thereto by city ordinance. Assembly Bill No. 88–Mr. Humphrey.  Approved March 6, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 616.465 and 616.470 relating to investment and deposit of Nevada industrial commission funds. Assembly Bill No. 100–Messrs. McMullen and Von Tobel.  Approved March 6, 1957

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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,” approved March 29, 1955. Assembly Bill No. 102–Mr. Revert.  Approved March 6, 1957

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AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “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,” approved March 7, 1955. Senate Bill No. 62–Senators Crumley and Johnson.  Approved March 6, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 644 of NRS relating to cosmetology by creating a new provision relating to permits for demonstrations and exhibitions of hair styling, makeup and hair dyeing techniques. Assembly Bill No. 69–Mr. Olaeta.  Approved March 6, 1957

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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. 167–Messrs. Christensen (Washoe) and Valentine.  Approved March 6, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 385.290 relating to the qualifications, appointment, powers and duties of the first assistant superintendent of public instruction. Assembly Bill No. 196–Miss Frazier and Mr. Bailey.  Approved March 6, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 218.070 relating to Nye County assembly districts. Assembly Bill No. 141–Nye County Delegation.  Approved March 8, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 361.340 relating to the composition of county boards of equalization. Assembly Bill No. 85–Mr. Humphrey.  Approved March 8, 1957

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AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation to the California-Nevada interstate compact fund. Senate Bill No. 48–Senators Settlemeyer, Whitacre, Lattin and Lovelock.  Approved March 11, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 244.285 relating to the construction and repair of county public buildings by boards of county commissioners. Senate Bill No. 53–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 11, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 98.050 relating to penalties for false statements by vendors under bulk sales law. Senate Bill No. 59–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 11, 1957

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AN ACT to provide for the improvement of streets and alleys in the unincorporated town of Gardnerville, Douglas County, Nevada; providing for local improvements, the levy and collection of special assessments, the issuance of improvement bonds by the unincorporated town of Gardnerville; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 82–Senator Settelmeyer.  Approved March 11, 1957

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AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the general support of the statute revision commission for the biennium ending June 30, 1957. Senate Bill No. 83–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 11, 1957

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AN ACT authorizing Washoe County, State of Nevada, to establish, construct, otherwise acquire, reconstruct, improve, extend or better, a juvenile detention home, and improvements incidental thereto, to equip and furnish the same, and to acquire a suitable site or grounds therefor; concerning the issuance of bonds therefor in not to exceed the aggregate principal amount of $200,000 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. 251–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 11, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 19.230 relating to the fees of the county clerk of Nye County, Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 268–Messrs. Revert and David.  Approved March 11, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 244.260 relating to county surplus building and maintenance reserve funds. Senate Bill No. 90–Senators Lamb and McGowan.  Approved March 12, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 393 of NRS relating to public school property by creating a new provision relating to the power of a board of trustees of a school district to lease school buildings for community center purposes; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 76–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved March 12, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 108.310 relating to the satisfaction of liens of vehicle and airplane dealers, repairmen and garagemen. Assembly Bill No. 36–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 12, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 108.290 relating to secondary liens of vehicle and airplane dealers, repairmen and garagemen when vehicles, airplanes and other equipment are sold or leased on a conditional sales agreement or recorded lease or mortgage. Assembly Bill No. 37–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 12, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 305.230 relating to sale or furnishing of alcoholic beverages during general, special or municipal elections. Assembly Bill No. 66–Mr. Byrne.  Approved March 12, 1957

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate the town of Las Vegas, in Clark County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 16, 1911, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 217–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 12, 1957

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AN ACT fixing the compensation of the county officers of Storey County, Nevada, and regulating the employment and compensation of deputies and other employees of such offices, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith. Assembly Bill No. 254–Mr. Nevin.  Approved March 12, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 2.200, 2.210 and 281.010 relating to the appointment, qualifications and removal of the clerk of the supreme court and the superintendent of public instruction, and classification and commissions of officers. Assembly Bill No. 187–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 13, 1957

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AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation for the support of the 1957 session of the Nevada legislature. Senate Bill No. 164–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 13, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 254.010 relating to the appointment and compensation of the county engineer. Assembly Bill No. 230–Mr. Franklin.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 686 of NRS relating to general provisions applicable to insurance companies, by creating new provisions relating to provision of funds to defray the expenses of investigation, analysis and valuation of securities owned by insurance companies, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 15–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 686 of NRS relating to general provisions concerning insurance and prohibited practices by insurance companies by creating new provisions relating to false advertising by certain insurance companies, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 23–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS 684.350 relating to countersignature of insurance policies. Senate Bill No. 25–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 684.080 relating to exemption of certain persons from examination for licensing as insurance agents; and to repeal NRS section 684.140 relating to temporary licenses of insurance agents. Senate Bill No. 50–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 682.090, 682.110 and 682.120 relating to bonds, cash or securities deposits by incorporators or officers of domestic insurance companies; the powers of domestic stock and mutual insurance companies; permits for the solicitation of subscriptions and insurance applications; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 85–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 19.120 relating to the fees of the county clerk of Churchill County, Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 315–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 300.060 relating to the appearance of absent voters before the county clerk and the use of voting machines. Assembly Bill No. 286–Committee on Elections.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 108.480, 108.490 and 108.500 relating to hotel, inn, motel, motor court, boardinghouse and lodging house liens, and providing for the sale of baggage or property left in hotels, inns, motels, motor courts, boardinghouses and lodging houses to satisfy such liens. Assembly Bill No. 264–Mr. Collins.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 19.200 relating to the fees of the county clerk of Lincoln County, Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 284–Messrs. Fullerton and Bleak.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 365 of NRS relating to motor vehicle fuel taxes by creating a new provision relating to refunds for bona fide farmers and ranchers, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 259–Messrs. Pozzi, Barnum, Vaughan, Schank, Palludan and Pasquale.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 396.370 relating to appropriations for support and maintenance of the University of Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 258–Messrs. Pozzi, Barnum and Vaughan.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 300.050 relating to the duties of the county clerk upon receipt of absent voters’ ballots. Assembly Bill No. 247–Mr. Evans.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 18.010 relating to compensation of attorneys, attorneys’ liens, costs and necessary disbursements allowed prevailing parties in civil actions. Assembly Bill No. 181–Mr. Franklin.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 146 of NRS relating to the support of the family of a deceased person by creating a new provision relating to transfer of personal property without probate proceedings in estates consisting of personal property not exceeding $1,000 in value. Assembly Bill No. 177–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 710.140 relating to the control and management of county telephone systems by boards of county commissioners. Assembly Bill No. 149–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 266.020 relating to the signatures, contents and exhibits required in and to a petition for the incorporation of a city. Assembly Bill No. 135–Mr. Vaughan.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 354.350 relating to dates for the submission of city, town, municipality and school district budgets; to amend chapter 354 of NRS relating to financial administration by creating a new provision relating to the transfer of funds to meet immediate requirements, and other matters properly related thereto. Assembly Bill No. 86–Mr. Humphrey (by request).  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 19.250 relating to the fees of the county clerk of Pershing County, Nevada. Senate Bill No. 113–Senator McGowan.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 244.315 relating to advertisements for bids by county commissioners when expenditures under contracts exceed $1,000; to amend chapter 244 of NRS relating to county government by creating a new provision relating to expenditures by county commissioners without advertisement for bids in cases of emergency; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 103–Senators Lamb and Black.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 277.050 relating to sales, leases of real property between public agencies. Senate Bill No. 100–Senator Brown.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT authorizing and directing the superintendent of the Nevada state children’s home to sell certain real property owned by the Nevada state children’s home and situate in Lyon County; providing for a method of sale, a minimum sales price and the disposition of the proceeds thereof; and other matters properly related thereto. Senate Bill No. 38–Committee on Education and State University.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 37.100 relating to the occupancy of premises after commencement of condemnation proceedings. Senate Bill No. 20–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 433 of NRS relating to the Nevada state hospital by creating a new provision relating to transfer of patients to veterans’ hospitals and facilities; to amend NRS sections 433.200, 433.240, 433.300, 433.320, 433.530 and 433.550 relating to commitment, transfer and release of patients of the Nevada state hospital. Senate Bill No. 60–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 14, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 3.010 relating to judicial districts and the number of district judges by creating a fourth office of district judge in the eighth judicial district; providing the manner of filling the vacancy so created; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 4–Mr. Von Tobel.  Approved March 16, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 686.420 relating to unfair methods of competition and unfair and deceptive acts or practices of insurance companies. Senate Bill No. 45–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 682 of NRS relating to domestic insurance companies by creating new provisions relating to suspension of licenses. Senate Bill No. 24–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS 685.100 relating to nonresident insurance adjusters. Senate Bill No. 13–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 687.060 relating to receivership of domestic insurance companies; to repeal NRS section 687.050 relating to receivership of domestic insurance companies. Senate Bill No. 12–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 62.040 relating to the exclusive original jurisdiction of juvenile courts. Senate Bill No. 28–Senator Leutzinger.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapters 244, 268 and 277 of NRS relating to county government, powers and duties common to cities incorporated under general or special laws and cooperative agreements between public agencies by creating new provisions relating to the authorization of governing boards of incorporated cities and boards of county commissioners in this state, by ordinance, to regulate, control and prohibit, as a public nuisance, excessive emission of dense smoke and air pollution caused by excessive soot, cinders, fly ash, dust, noxious acids, fumes and gases; authorizing cooperative agreements between counties and cities concerning smoke control and air pollution; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 321–Mr. Godbey, Miss Herr, Messrs. Byrne, Ryan, Franklin, Christensen (Clark) and Leavitt.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 125.120 relating to granting a divorce to party least at fault. Assembly Bill No. 311–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 247 of NRS relating to county recorders by creating a new provision relating to filing instruments. Assembly Bill No. 219–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 333.490 relating to procurement of federal donable surplus property for certain institutions; and to amend chapter 333 of NRS relating to the State Purchasing Act by creating a new provision relating to authorizations to secure transfer of federal surplus property to state departments, agencies or political subdivisions. Assembly Bill No. 138–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 78.175 relating to revocation of charters of defaulting corporations. Senate Bill No. 68–Senators Seevers, Brown, Whitacre and Lattin.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 226 of NRS relating to the state treasurer by creating a new provision relating to the state treasury. Senate Bill No. 122–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 354 of NRS relating to county, municipal and district financial administration by creating a new provision relating to the preparation of tentative budgets of counties and hearings thereon; to amend NRS section 354.360 relating to tentative budgets of cities, towns, municipalities and school districts and hearings thereon; to repeal NRS sections 354.050 and 354.390 relating to the publication of estimates, valuation and tax rates of counties, cities, towns, municipalities and school districts; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 225–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 133.170 relating to the rights of children and grandchildren who are not mentioned in a testator’s will to share in his estate. Assembly Bill No. 134–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 533 of NRS relating to appropriation of public waters by creating new provisions relating to appropriation of water from interstate streams. Senate Bill No. 11–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 176.330 relating to the period of probation or suspension of a sentence imposed by a court, the arrest of defendants for violations of conditions of probation, the execution of the sentence and the return of violators; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 246–Mr. Von Tobel.  Approved March 18, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 311.130 and 311.200 relating to the general powers of water and sanitation districts and the liability of property therein with respect to boundary changes. Assembly Bill No. 180–Mr. Franklin.  Approved March 18, 1957

157

119

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 501.135, 501.180 and 501.365 relating to compensation and expenses of members of the state board of fish and game commissioners, imposition of penalties by fine, imprisonment, confiscation of equipment and illegal fish and game, denial of licenses; to amend chapter 501 of NRS relating to the application, administration and enforcement of fish and game laws by creating a new provision relating to unauthorized defacement, removal or mutilation of signs and posters posted by the state board of fish and game commissioners or county game management boards; providing penalties therefor; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 153–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 18, 1957

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120

AN ACT to amend chapter 338 of NRS relating to wages, hours and employment on public works by creating a new provision relating to the requirement that every contractor and subcontractor of public works keep accurate records of wages paid, providing penalties for violations thereof, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 341–Messrs. Byrne and Ryan.  Approved March 20, 1957

161

121

AN ACT to amend chapter 686 of NRS relating to insurance companies by creating new provisions relating to examination by the commissioner of insurance into the affairs of insurers and the conduct of hearings in connection with reports thereof; defining certain terms; providing penalties; to amend NRS section 694.330 relating to examinations by the commissioner of insurance of licensed rating organizations and advisory organizations; to repeal NRS section 686.060 relating to examinations by the commissioner of insurance; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 80–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 20, 1957

162

122

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 396.010, 396.030, 396.040, 396.070, 396.120, 396.130, 396.230, 396.250, and 396.280 relating to the University of Nevada; the number, election, appointment, term, compensation, expenses and reports of the board of regents thereof; finding and declaring an emergency and a special occasion calling for extraordinary action on the part of the legislature to increase the number of the members of the board of regents and their induction into office prior to their election by the people; the appointment, qualifications and duties of the president of the University of Nevada; qualifications and salaries of the academic staff; to repeal NRS sections 396.140 to 396.200, inclusive, 396.310, 396.450 to 396.490, inclusive, 396.510, 396.520, 396.570 and 396.590 relating to the honorary board of visitors, the qualifications of teaching personnel, courses of study, training and model schools, normal school diplomas and the revocation of diplomas; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 342–Messrs. Pozzi, Barnum and Vaughan.  Approved March 21, 1957

166

123

AN ACT to provide for the conveyance of certain lands and improvements by Nye County to the State of Nevada to be used for park and historical purposes, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 365–Nye County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1957

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124

AN ACT ratifying, approving and confirming the proceedings heretofore taken by the city council of the City of Reno concerning the 1956 Street and Alley Improvement District special assessment district bonds, the 1956 Sanitary Sewer Improvement District No. 1 special assessment district bonds, the 1956 Sanitary Sewer Improvement District No. 2 special assessment district bonds, and the 1956 Sanitary Sewer Improvement District No. 3 special assessment district bonds. Assembly Bill No. 357–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1957

170

125

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, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 347–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1957

171

126

AN ACT to amend chapter 613 of NRS relating to fraudulent and discriminatory employment practices by creating a new provision relating to the failure of an employer to pay into an employee health or welfare fund; providing penalties. Assembly Bill No. 52–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 21, 1957

174

127

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 503.070, 503.150, 503.290 and 503.430 relating to the introduction or removal of fish and game for hatching, planting, stocking; unlawful hunting by artificial light; unlawful fishing devices and equipment; water pollution by deposits of substances deleterious to fish; providing certain penalties; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 151–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 21, 1957

175

128

AN ACT to amend NRS section 616.395 relating to payment of industrial insurance premiums on entering or resuming business. Assembly Bill No. 189–Messrs. Humphrey, Von Tobel and Ryan.  Approved March 21, 1957

176

129

AN ACT to amend NRS section 616.380 relating to risk classifications and premium rates under the Nevada Industrial Insurance Act; to repeal NRS section 616.385 relating to rebates for high standards of safety or accident prevention. Assembly Bill No. 188–Messrs. Humphrey, Von Tobel and Ryan.  Approved March 21, 1957

177

130

AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the Nevada school of industry for girls’ care and maintenance for the biennium ending June 30, 1957. Assembly Bill No. 10–Mr. Evans.  Approved March 21, 1957

178

131

AN ACT authorizing and directing the state controller and the state treasurer to transfer the unexpended balance and moneys in the State of Nevada scholarship fund to the general fund; designating the amount to be transferred, and other matters properly related thereto. Assembly Bill No. 44–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 21, 1957

178

132

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, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 139–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved March 21, 1957

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133

AN ACT to amend chapter 552 of NRS relating to bees and apiaries by creating a new provision relating to the registration of apiaries; to amend NRS sections 552.200, 552.210 and 552.310 relating to the transportation of bees, the importation of bee equipment, and penalties; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 178–Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation.  Approved March 21, 1957

181

134

AN ACT to amend NRS section 554.020 relating to the governor’s power to proclaim and enforce quarantine of agricultural commodities and containers. Assembly Bill No. 179–Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation.  Approved March 21, 1957

183

135

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 609.020, 609.030, 609.040 and 609.060 relating to the legislative policy relating to the employment of females, minimum wages for female employees over and under 18 years of age, probationary periods of employment of females, excluding certain females from the operation of the minimum wage law, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 182–Mr. Collins.  Approved March 21, 1957

183

136

AN ACT to amend NRS section 287.150 relating to the provisions of federal-state agreements with reference to participation of employees of the state and its political subdivisions in federal old-age and survivors insurance. Assembly Bill No. 191–Mr. Christensen (Clark).  Approved March 21, 1957

185

137

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 587.170, 587.370 and 587.450 relating to the testing of agricultural seeds, the disposition of fees, and the unlawful use of labels on agricultural products. Assembly Bill No. 210–Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation.  Approved March 21, 1957

187

138

AN ACT to amend NRS section 387.320 relating to the quarterly publication of school district expenditures. Assembly Bill No. 240–Mr. Evans.  Approved March 21, 1957

189

139

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning Lincoln County officers, providing for the appointment of their deputies, defining the duties of said officers and deputies, and fixing their compensation; and repealing all acts and parts of acts inconsistent with the provisions of this act,” approved March 13, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 339–Messrs. Fullerton and Bleak.  Approved March 21, 1957

190

140

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act empowering the board of regents of the University of Nevada to enter into agreements and to take other action for the purpose of acquiring certain federal lands; making an appropriation therefor; and other matters properly relating thereto,” approved February 28, 1956. Assembly Bill No. 364–Miss Frazier.  Approved March 21, 1957

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141

AN ACT to repeal NRS section 328.230 relating to exchange of lands within Boulder Dam State Park with the Federal Government, and to amend NRS section 407.110 relating to Boulder Dam-Valley of Fire State Park to delete reference to section repealed. Senate Bill No. 117–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 21, 1957

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142

AN ACT allowing the conveyance of certain lands and improvements to the State of Nevada for park and recreational purposes by Douglas County and the Douglas County school district, and matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 116–Senator Settelmeyer.  Approved March 21, 1957

192

143

AN ACT fixing the compensation of certain county officers of Esmeralda County, Nevada; authorizing and empowering the board of county commissioners of Esmeralda County, Nevada, to regulate the appointment, number and compensation of deputies of county officers and other county employees; repealing certain acts and parts of acts; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 109–Senator Cord.  Approved March 21, 1957

193

144

AN ACT to amend Title 25 of NRS relating to public organizations for community service by creating a new chapter relating to the organization of swimming pool districts; defining certain words and terms; providing for boards of directors, their powers and duties; providing for the financial administration, contracts and bonds of swimming pool districts; providing for the inclusion and exclusion of property and the dissolution of such districts; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 88–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 21, 1957

194

145

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 286.540, 286.550, 286.560 and 286.620 relating to disability and service retirement allowances and monthly service retirement allowances for public employees under the Public Employees’ Retirement Act. Senate Bill No. 56–Committee on State and County Affairs.  Approved March 21, 1957

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146

AN ACT to amend NRS section 616.315 relating to the election by an employer of domestic, agricultural labor to come under the provisions of the Nevada Industrial Insurance Act. Assembly Bill No. 244–Messrs. Pasquale, Buckingham and Olaeta.  Approved March 21, 1957

209

147

AN ACT to amend chapter 645 of NRS relating to real estate brokers and real estate salesmen by creating new provisions relating to advance fees, advance fee listings, business opportunity brokers and salesmen, the accounting of use of advance fees, forms of advance fee agreements; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 159–Miss Herr, Messrs. McMullen and Humphrey.  Approved March 21, 1957

209

148

AN ACT to amend NRS section 388.430 relating to the vocational rehabilitation disability determinations. Assembly Bill No. 393–Committee on Education.  Approved March 23, 1957

211

149

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 387.050, 388.360, 388.380 and 388.400 relating to the acceptance of congressional acts and federal grants and funds pertaining to vocational education, the powers of the state board for vocational education, the establishment, maintenance of vocational schools and classes by boards of trustees of school districts and funds for the administration of vocational education; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 392–Committee on Education.  Approved March 23, 1957

212

150

AN ACT to amend chapter 108 of NRS relating to statutory liens by creating new provisions relating to acquisition, enforcement and satisfaction of liens on boats or vessels, and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 128–Senators Brown and Settelmeyer.  Approved March 23, 1957

215

151

AN ACT to amend NRS section 284.110 relating to the personnel administration fund of the state department of personnel; to appropriate money for the personnel administration fund; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 75–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 23, 1957

217

152

AN ACT to amend chapter 100 of NRS relating to special relations of debtor and creditor by creating new provisions relating to the filing with county recorders of notice of assignment of, or notice of intention to assign, debts and open book accounts; establishing the priority of an assignment of which notice has been filed with the county recorder over assignments made subsequent to filing of said notice; providing for the form of the notice of an assignment or intention to assign and detailing the duties of the county recorders in connection therewith; establishing the fees for the filing and cancellation of notice and certification of notices; providing that such notice shall become ineffective by lapse of time unless renewed; providing for the filing by the assignee of a certificate of satisfaction and discharge and establishing a penalty for the failure of the assignee to file same after demand; providing that assignor of an account shall be trustee for assignee; requiring assignee of an account to furnish certain information to third persons; providing for certain exemptions and exceptions from the provisions of this act. Assembly Bill No. 327–Mr. Franklin.  Approved March 23, 1957

218

153

AN ACT to amend chapter 333 of NRS relating to the State Purchasing Act by creating new provisions relating to the sale of certain personal property in the possession of the department of highways to counties and cities; prescribing procedures for such sales and the disposition of proceeds thereof; and other matters relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 74–Senators Lamb, Slattery, McGowan, Black and Frank.  Approved March 25, 1957

222

154

AN ACT to amend NRS section 210.180 relating to the commitment of delinquents to the Nevada school of industry or to a school outside of the state. Senate Bill No. 136–Senators Seevers, Whitacre, Brown and Lattin.  Approved March 25, 1957

223

155

AN ACT to amend NRS section 444.130 relating to sanitation in construction and labor camps. Senate Bill No. 35–Senator Lattin.  Approved March 25, 1957

224

156

AN ACT to amend chapter 685 of NRS relating to insurance adjusters by creating new provisions relating to regulation of professional bondsmen and sureties; licensing of professional bondsmen by the commissioner of insurance and establishing license fees; renewal, suspension and revocation of licenses; appeals from orders refusing issuance or renewal or suspending or revoking licenses; defining certain words and terms; providing penalties; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 29–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 25, 1957

225

157

AN ACT to amend chapter 150 of NRS relating to compensation and accounting in probate matters by creating new provisions relating to the proration of the federal estate tax, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 214–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 25, 1957

227

158

AN ACT to amend NRS section 370.200 relating to the sales of cigarette revenue stamps by sheriffs; providing that officers of incorporated cities may also make such sales; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 223–Messrs. Vaughan and Evans.  Approved March 25, 1957

230

159

AN ACT to amend chapter 244 of NRS relating to county government by creating a new provision relating to the power of the board of county commissioners to prohibit the sale or use of fireworks within the county. Assembly Bill No. 224–Messrs. Vaughan, McMullen, Young and Evans.  Approved March 25, 1957

231

160

AN ACT to amend NRS section 354.020 relating to the preparation of annual budgets by counties; providing the time, a grace period and penalties; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 239–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 25, 1957

231

161

AN ACT to amend chapter 616 of NRS relating to industrial insurance by creating a new provision relating to the requirement that attending physicians and surgeons submit duplicate statements for professional services to employers of injured employees. Assembly Bill No. 245–Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation.  Approved March 25, 1957

232

162

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 349.120 and 349.130 relating to provision of moneys for the consolidated bond interest and redemption fund. Assembly Bill No. 282–Messrs. Pozzi, Barnum and Vaughan.  Approved March 25, 1957

232

163

AN ACT to amend Title 38 of NRS concerning public welfare by creating a new chapter relating to juvenile delinquency; authorizing and directing the governor to designate a state agency to carry out the purposes of federal legislation to strengthen and improve 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. Assembly Bill No. 346–Messrs. Fullerton, McKissick, Valentine and David.  Approved March 25, 1957

233

164

AN ACT to amend NRS section 218.520 relating to the style and form of the Statutes of Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 394–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 25, 1957

234

165

AN ACT to amend NRS section 548.285 relating to election of supervisors of soil conservation districts. Assembly Bill No. 220–Messrs. Vaughan, McMullen, Young and Evans.  Approved March 25, 1957

235

166

AN ACT to amend NRS section 354.290 relating to the duties of county auditors to audit apportionments, keep records of receipts and expenditures, and render quarterly statements. Assembly Bill No. 175–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 25, 1957

236

167

AN ACT to amend NRS section 354.120 relating to apportionment of county moneys, and to repeal NRS section 354.130 relating to payments from county contingent funds. Assembly Bill No. 176–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 25, 1957

238

168

AN ACT to amend NRS section 450.240 relating to the levy of a tax for the maintenance and operation of county public hospitals and other institutions operated by boards of hospital trustees. Assembly Bill No. 130–Mr. Humphrey.  Approved March 25, 1957

239

169

AN ACT to amend NRS section 292.160 relating to deputy registrars, their appointment, powers, compensation, and justices of the peace as deputy registrars. Assembly Bill No. 142–Messrs. Revert and David.  Approved March 25, 1957

240

170

AN ACT to amend NRS section 1.130 relating to nonjudicial days and the transaction of judicial business thereon. Assembly Bill No. 144–Messrs. Revert and David.  Approved March 25, 1957

240

171

AN ACT to amend chapter 213 of NRS relating to pardons and paroles, the remissions of fines and commutations of punishments by creating a new provision relating to the definition of “state” as applied to the Uniform Act for Out-of-State Parolee Supervision; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 127–Mr. Von Tobel.  Approved March 25, 1957

241

172

AN ACT to amend Title 16 of NRS relating to crimes, punishments and correctional institutions by creating a new chapter relating to entry by the State of Nevada into the Interstate Compact on Juveniles; providing the purposes of such compact and for its administration; defining certain words and terms; providing that existing rights and remedies in the various party states shall not be affected by the compact; providing for the return to their home states of runaway juveniles who have not been adjudged delinquent; providing for the return of juvenile absconders and escapees to the state from which they absconded or escaped; providing for cooperative out-of-state supervision of juvenile probationers and parolees; authorizing supplementary agreements between party states for the cooperative care, treatment, rehabilitation and institutionalization of delinquent juveniles; providing policies on detention practices concerning juveniles; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 128–Mr. Von Tobel.  Approved March 25, 1957

242

173

AN ACT to amend NRS section 518.280 relating to mine safety and health by regulating solitary employment in underground mines. Assembly Bill No. 129–Mr. Duncan.  Approved March 25, 1957

251

174

AN ACT to amend chapter 449 of NRS relating to hospitals, nursing and maternity homes by creating new provisions relating to release of children from hospitals, nursing and maternity homes, and providing penalties. Assembly Bill No. 115–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 25, 1957

251

175

AN ACT to amend chapter 616 of NRS relating to industrial insurance accident benefits for employees and workmen by creating new provisions relating to industrial insurance for volunteer peace officers of counties, cities and towns. Assembly Bill No. 90–Mr. Humphrey.  Approved March 25, 1957

252

176

AN ACT to amend NRS section 607.060 relating to clerical and statistical assistance of the labor commission. Assembly Bill No. 41–Committee on Labor.  Approved March 25, 1957

252

177

AN ACT to amend NRS section 539.735 relating to petitions or directors’ action for exclusion of lands from irrigation districts. Assembly Bill No. 209–Mr. Humphrey.  Approved March 25, 1957

253

178

AN ACT to amend chapter 226 of NRS relating to incorporation of cities and towns by creating a new provision making such chapter inapplicable to cities incorporated in the State of Nevada by special act of the legislature. Assembly Bill No. 73–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 25, 1957

253

179

AN ACT to amend NRS section 616.055 relating to the definition of “employee” and “workman” as contained in the Nevada Industrial Insurance Act. Assembly Bill No. 55–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 25, 1957

254

180

AN ACT to amend NRS section 19.190 relating to the fees of the county clerk of Lander County, Nevada. Senate Bill No. 161–Senator Lemaire.  Approved March 25, 1957

254

181

AN ACT to amend NRS section 19.170 relating to the fees of the county clerk of Eureka County, Nevada. Senate Bill No. 158–Senator Leutzinger.  Approved March 25, 1957

258

182

AN ACT to amend NRS section 444.210 relating to the unlawful disposal of garbage and refuse by providing enforcement provisions. Assembly Bill No. 233–Mr. Evans.  Approved March 25, 1957

262

183

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 504.300, 504.320, 504.340, 504.350 and 504.370 relating to the establishment of commercial, private shooting preserves, shooting authorizations, invoices for birds taken, rules and regulations of the state board of fish and game commissioners relating to commercial or private shooting preserves, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 129–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 25, 1957

262

184

AN ACT to amend chapter 584 of NRS relating to dairy products and substitutes by creating a new provision relating to fixing of prices of fluid milk and fluid cream under stabilization and marketing plans; to amend NRS sections 584.420, 584.430 and 584.440 relating to composition and meetings of the state dairy commission; to amend NRS section 584.570 relating to unfair trade practices; to amend NRS section 584.690 relating to construction and interpretation of NRS sections 584.325 to 584.685, inclusive. Senate Bill No. 91–Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation.  Approved March 25, 1957

264

185

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act fixing the compensation of the county officers of Lander County, Nevada, 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 13, 1953, as amended. Senate Bill No. 163–Senator Lemaire.  Approved March 25, 1957

266

186

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act fixing the compensation of county officers in White Pine County, State of Nevada, and matters pertaining to the collection and disposition of fees arising from such offices, regulating the conduct thereof, and to repeal all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith,” approved February 27, 1953. Assembly Bill No. 345–White Pine County Delegation.  Approved March 25, 1957

268

187

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 125.100, 125.260 and 125.430 relating to the disposition of unclaimed money due court reporters. Assembly Bill No. 372–Mr. Hill.  Approved March 25, 1957

270

188

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 31.030, 31.060 and 71.070 relating to undertaking on attachment, and the manner in which property is to be attached. Assembly Bill No. 257–Mr. Franklin.  Approved March 25, 1957

271

189

AN ACT to amend NRS section 19.160 relating to the fees of the county clerk of Esmeralda County, Nevada. Senate Bill No. 146–Senator Cord.  Approved March 25, 1957

274

190

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, as amended. Senate Bill No. 127–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 25, 1957

277

191

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 244.125, 244.130 and 244.135 relating to appointment, discharge, qualifications, powers and duties of county managers. Senate Bill No. 57–Senators Lattin, Black and Seevers.  Approved March 25, 1957

279

192

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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,” approved March 28, 1955; providing an additional appropriation; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 205–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 25, 1957

280

193

AN ACT providing an appropriation for the relief of several persons. Senate Bill No. 186–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 25, 1957

281

194

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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,” approved March 28, 1955. Senate Bill No. 170–Senator Seevers.  Approved March 25, 1957

281

195

AN ACT to amend NRS section 218.210 relating to the compensation of senators and assemblymen. Senate Bill No. 73–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 25, 1957

282

196

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 2.060 and 3.090 relating to the resignation and payment of pensions of supreme court justices and district court judges; providing for direct legislative appropriations; eliminating certain requirements for execution of affidavits; and other matters properly related thereto. Senate Bill No. 40–Senators Seevers, Brown, Lattin and Whitacre.  Approved March 25, 1957

283

197

AN ACT to amend NRS section 353.265 relating to the expenditure of unappropriated money by the state board of examiners in cases of emergency. Senate Bill No. 140–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 25, 1957

285

198

AN ACT to amend chapter 472 of NRS relating to the state forester firewarden by creating a new provision relating to the establishment, use and security of a revolving fund for use by the state forester firewarden to suppress fires and pay fire fighters, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 141–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 25, 1957

286

199

AN ACT appropriating $100,000 for the design, construction and equipment of an addition to the Nevada state museum; providing for the use of such appropriation; continuing a certain appropriation; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 421–Messrs. Waters, Pozzi, Byrne, Hendel, Giomi, Barnum, Sanford, Carruthers, Berrum, Nevin, Humphrey, Evans and Fullerton.  Approved March 25, 1957

287

200

AN ACT to amend NRS section 3.310 relating to the appointment, duties, qualifications, powers and salary of district court bailiffs. Assembly Bill No. 359–Mr. Byrne.  Approved March 25, 1957

288

201

AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the payment of fire insurance premiums on state-owned property. Senate Bill No. 121–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 25, 1957

289

202

AN ACT to amend NRS section 19.180 relating to the fees of the county clerk of Humboldt County, Nevada. Senate Bill No. 148–Senator Black.  Approved March 25, 1957

290

203

AN ACT to amend NRS section 495.040 relating to the power of the board of county commissioners to lease county property for airport purposes; providing for notice, publication and hearing thereon; extending the time in which such lease agreements may run; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 176–Senator Brown.  Approved March 25, 1957

294

204

AN ACT providing for dissolution of the Housing Authority of the County of White Pine, Nevada; providing for the transfer of funds of such authority to the County of White Pine and the disposition of such funds by the county; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 187–Senator Gallagher.  Approved March 25, 1957

294

205

AN ACT fixing the compensation of the county officers of Elko County, Nevada; regulating the employment and compensation of deputies and other employees of such officers; and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith. Senate Bill No. 199–Senator Crumley.  Approved March 25, 1957

295

206

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 80.110 and 80.130 relating to filing of lists of officers, directors and agent of foreign corporations. Senate Bill No. 201–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 25, 1957

296

207

AN ACT to amend NRS section 393.140 relating to the purchase, lease or acquisition of school sites and other real property by the board of trustees of a school district. Assembly Bill No. 405–Mr. Humphrey.  Approved March 25, 1957

297

208

AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the payment of publication costs of lists of delinquent corporations for the biennium ending June 30, 1957. Senate Bill No. 107–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 25, 1957

297

209

AN ACT to amend NRS section 433.190 relating to the state hospital revolving fund; to appropriate money for the state hospital revolving fund; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 89–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 25, 1957

297

210

AN ACT appropriating funds for the construction of National Guard armories, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 77–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 25, 1957

298

211

AN ACT to amend NRS section 331.090 relating to the authority of the superintendent of the state department of buildings and grounds to accept rent moneys from agencies not supported by legislative appropriation, the disposition of such rental moneys, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 413–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 25, 1957

299

212

AN ACT to amend NRS section 331.130 relating to the care and use of the legislative chambers. Assembly Bill No. 412–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 25, 1957

299

213

AN ACT to amend NRS section 392.010 relating to agreements providing for tuition, transportation charges and other costs for the admission of pupils from an adjoining state or school district to another school district, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 397–Committee on Education.  Approved March 25, 1957

300

214

AN ACT appropriating $22,000 from the state distributive school fund for the employment of teachers at the Nevada school of industry during the biennium beginning July 1, 1957, and ending June 30, 1959. Senate Bill No. 75–Committee on Education and State University.  Approved March 25, 1957

301

215

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 386.320, 388.050, 388.200, 388.250, 388.270, 388.280, 388.290, 388.300, 388.310, 388.320, 392.040, 392.110, 392.120 and 392.160 relating to compulsory attendance of pupils in public schools by reducing the compulsory maximum age of pupils from 18 years to 17 years. Senate Bill No. 47–Committee on Education and State University.  Approved March 25, 1957

301

216

AN ACT to amend chapter 218 of NRS relating to the state legislature by creating a new provision relating to correction of typographical and clerical errors in the style and manner of printing contained in enrolled bills after adjournment of the legislature. Senate Bill No. 42–Senators Seevers, Brown, Lattin and Whitacre.  Approved March 25, 1957

305

217

AN ACT to amend NRS section 405.030 relating to unlawful erection and placement of outdoor advertisements on state highway rights-of-way or roads. Senate Bill No. 22–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved March 25, 1957

306

218

AN ACT to amend NRS section 321.350 relating to reservation of rights-of-way to the state for highway purposes over lands sold or contracted to be sold by the state land register. Senate Bill No. 21–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved March 25, 1957

306

219

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 617.460 and 617.480 relating to silicosis as an occupational disease; providing conditions of payment, compensation and procedure for the filing of claims; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 49–Senators Slattery, Leutzinger, Lamb and Frank.  Approved March 25, 1957

307

220

AN ACT to amend NRS section 539.080 relating to the compensation of members of the boards of directors of irrigation districts. Senate Bill No. 126–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 25, 1957

309

221

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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,” approved March 29, 1955. Assembly Bill No. 465–Nye County Delegation.  Approved March 25, 1957

310

222

AN ACT to amend NRS section 62.190 relating to the assignment of powers and duties of the juvenile division of the district court among district judges, and hearings held by such juvenile division. Assembly Bill No. 136–Mr. Von Tobel.  Approved March 25, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 361.320 and 361.325 relating to the Nevada tax commission’s authority to establish valuations of property of an interstate and intercounty nature and valuations of livestock, motor vehicles and land, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 427–Mr. Waters.  Approved March 25, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 78.150 and 78.160 relating to the filing of lists of officers, directors and resident agents of corporations; prescribing fees and the duties of the secretary of state; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 216–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 25, 1957

315

225

AN ACT to amend chapter 122 of NRS relating to marriage by creating a new provision relating to marriage of females under 16 years or males under 18 years with consent of parent or guardian and authorization of a district court. Assembly Bill No. 248–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 25, 1957

316

226

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An act to incorporate the town of Las Vegas, in Clark County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 16, 1911, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 317–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 25, 1957

316

227

AN ACT to amend NRS section 213.120 relating to paroling of prisoners serving life sentences by denying and limiting eligibility for parole of certain prisoners. Assembly Bill No. 323–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 25, 1957

317

228

AN ACT to amend NRS section 527.050 relating to the unlawful removal or destruction of Christmas trees and flora, and providing penalties; and to amend chapter 527 of NRS by creating new provisions relating to the cutting and shipping of Christmas trees, providing penalties, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 325–Mr. Nevin.  Approved March 25, 1957

317

229

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 361.090 and 361.155 relating to the time for claiming certain tax exemptions on real property; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 304–Mr. Byrne.  Approved March 25, 1957

320

230

AN ACT to amend NRS section 11.150 relating to the additional requirements of occupancy and payment of taxes to establish adverse possession of real property. Assembly Bill No. 377–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 25, 1957

321

231

AN ACT to amend NRS section 528.100 relating to state cooperative agreements for establishment of nursery sites, and to amend chapter 528 of NRS relating to forest practice and reforestation by creating new provisions relating to the state forester firewarden and operation of state nurseries. Assembly Bill No. 360–Mr. Pasquale.  Approved March 25, 1957

322

232

AN ACT to amend NRS section 473.050 relating to the levy, collection, deposit and use of special taxes for fire protection districts receiving federal aid; to amend NRS section 473.090 relating to unlawful acts of burning and blasting in such fire protection districts; to amend chapter 473 of NRS by adding a new provision relating to the inclusion and exclusion of territory in and from such fire protection districts. Assembly Bill No. 165–Mr. Christensen (Washoe).  Approved March 25, 1957

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 390.090, 390.100, 390.120, 390.150 and 390.190 relating to meetings of the state textbook commission and the selection and adoption of textbooks by the state textbook commission; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 391–Committee on Education.  Approved March 25, 1957

325

234

AN ACT to amend NRS section 206.120 relating to the malicious destruction of public utility property. Assembly Bill No. 407–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 25, 1957

327

235

AN ACT to amend NRS section 303.210 relating to the provision of voting machines for all polling places and their custody when not in use. Assembly Bill No. 415–Messrs. Valentine and Christensen (Washoe).  Approved March 25, 1957

328

236

AN ACT to amend chapter 48 of NRS relating to witnesses by creating a new provision relating to confidential communications between accountants and their clients, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 371–Mr. Hill.  Approved March 26, 1957

328

237

AN ACT to amend NRS section 176.300 relating to suspension of execution of sentence by court; providing terms and conditions of probation. Assembly Bill No. 301–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 26, 1957

329

238

AN ACT to amend NRS section 200.030 relating to the degrees of murder; providing authority for the jury or court to determine the degree of murder and to fix the penalty if the defendant is found guilty; providing penalties; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 296–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 26, 1957

330

239

AN ACT to amend NRS section 108.140 relating to notices of nonresponsibility for costs of construction, alteration or repair, and the posting and filing thereof by the owner or claimant of an interest in land. Assembly Bill No. 39–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 26, 1957

330

240

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 703.030, 703.040, 703.070, 703.080 and 703.110 relating to the appointment, terms of office, qualifications, salaries and powers of the chairman and members of the public service commission of Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 338–Messrs. Von Tobel, Revert, Humphrey and Nevin.  Approved March 26, 1957

331

241

AN ACT to amend NRS section 213.040 relating to certain duties of district judges, district attorneys and boards of county commissioners with respect to pardons and paroles; to amend NRS section 213.130 relating to application for parole; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 300–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 26, 1957

333

242

AN ACT to amend chapter 200 of NRS relating to crimes against the person by creating new provisions prohibiting interception and disclosure of wire and radio communications and private conversations except in certain cases; prohibiting unauthorized connections with communication facilities except in certain cases; prohibiting the use of evidence obtained without authority and providing penalties therefor. Assembly Bill No. 47–Mr. Kean.  Approved March 26, 1957

334

243

AN ACT to amend NRS section 484.470. Assembly Bill No. 430–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 26, 1957

336

244

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 645.030, 645.120, 645.630, 645.680 and 645.830 relating to definitions of words and terms concerning real estate brokers and salesmen, the employment, salary and qualifications of the executive secretary of the Nevada real estate commission, the grounds and procedure for revocation and suspension of real estate brokers’ and salesmen’s licenses, and certain fees; to amend chapter 645 of NRS relating to real estate brokers and salesmen by creating a new provision defining the term “real estate broker-salesman,” and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 160–Miss Herr, Messrs. McMullen and Humphrey.  Approved March 26, 1957

337

245

AN ACT to amend chapter 379 on NRS relating to county, city and town libraries by creating a new provision relating to contracts with the state library. Assembly Bill No. 439–Committee on State Libraries.  Approved March 26, 1957

341

246

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to authorize the board of county commissioners of Washoe County, State of Nevada, to issue bonds for the construction, equipment and furnishing of a county library building, in the city of Reno, Nevada, providing a method for acquiring a site therefor, providing for the redemption of said bonds, providing for the method of managing and maintaining such library, defining the duties of certain officers and others in relation thereto, and other matters properly connected therewith,” approved March 27, 1929. Assembly Bill No. 440–Committee on State Libraries.  Approved March 26, 1957

342

247

AN ACT to amend NRS section 612.405 relating to the making of false statements as a ground for disqualification for unemployment compensation benefits. Assembly Bill No. 445–Committee on Labor.  Approved March 26, 1957

342

248

AN ACT to appropriate money for the use of the director of the state department of purchasing during the biennium commencing July 1, 1957, and ending June 30, 1959, in making a complete inventory of state-owned equipment; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 457–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 26, 1957

343

249

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 631.140, 631.170, 631.210, 631.280, 631.330 and 631.400 relating to the board of dental examiners, the examination of applicants, the payment of fees and the imposition of penalties; providing penalties, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 4–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 26, 1957

343

250

AN ACT to amend NRS section 333.120 relating to the revolving fund of the state department of purchasing; increasing the amount of such revolving fund and making an appropriation therefor; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 459–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 26, 1957

345

251

AN ACT to amend chapter 482 of NRS relating to licensing and registration of motor vehicles and trailers by creating a new provision relating to the registration of trailers not used upon the public highways, but used as a dwelling. Assembly Bill No. 428–Mr. Waters.  Approved March 26, 1957

346

252

AN ACT to amend NRS section 239.120 relating to the destruction of obsolete records. Assembly Bill No. 411–Messrs. Hill and McKissick.  Approved March 26, 1957

346

253

AN ACT to amend NRS section 122.060 relating to marriage fees received and collected by the county clerk. Assembly Bill No. 382–Messrs. Evans, McMullen, Vaughan and Young.  Approved March 26, 1957

347

254

AN ACT to amend NRS section 428.090 relating to medical assistance and burials provided by counties for nonresident and other indigent persons. Assembly Bill No. 173–Messrs. Fullerton, McKissick, Valentine, Leavitt, Miss Herr and Mr. Godbey.  Approved March 26, 1957

347

255

AN ACT to amend NRS section 426.050 defining “aid to the blind”; to amend NRS section 426.420 relating to the amount of aid payments to blind persons; to amend chapter 426 of NRS relating to aid to the blind by creating a new provision relating to the establishment and use of the aid to the blind medical and remedial care fund; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 172–Messrs. Fullerton, McKissick, Valentine, Leavitt, Miss Herr and Mr. Godbey.  Approved March 26, 1957

348

256

AN ACT to amend NRS section 321.120 relating to the acceptance of lands by the governor for park, recreational or other purposes. Senate Bill No. 119–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 26, 1957

349

257

AN ACT to amend chapter 281 of NRS relating to public officers and employees by creating a new provision relating to specific legislative appropriations or authorizations for the payment of salaries of appointive officers or employees of departments or agencies. Senate Bill No. 123–Senators Seevers, Brown, Whitacre and Lattin.  Approved March 26, 1957

350

258

AN ACT authorizing the board of county commissioners of Washoe County, Nevada, to convey title to certain described property in the Galena Creek area to the Washoe County Council of Camp Fire Girls, Inc. Assembly Bill No. 489–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 26, 1957

350

259

AN ACT authorizing Lyon County, State of Nevada, to establish, construct, otherwise acquire, reconstruct, improve, extend or better, either a county courthouse or jail, or both, and improvements incidental thereto, to equip and furnish the same; concerning the issuance of bonds therefor in 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. Senate Bill No. 153–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 26, 1957

351

260

AN ACT to amend NRS section 361.565 relating to the contents, publication, posting and mailing of notice of delinquent property taxes. Senate Bill No. 167–Committee on State and County Affairs.  Approved March 26, 1957

354

261

AN ACT to repeal chapter 368 of NRS relating to the taxation of transient livestock. Assembly Bill No. 336–Mr. Giomi.  Approved March 26, 1957

355

262

AN ACT authorizing Mineral County, State of Nevada, to establish, construct, otherwise acquire, reconstruct, improve, extend or better, either a county courthouse or jail, or both, and improvements incidental thereto, to equip and furnish the same, and to acquire a suitable site or grounds therefor; concerning the issuance of bonds therefor in not to exceed the aggregate principal amount of $500,000 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. 443–Mineral County Delegation.  Approved March 26, 1957

355

263

AN ACT to amend NRS section 361.035 relating to the definition of “real estate” by excluding from the category of taxable real estate leasehold or other possessory interests in certain lands owned by the Federal Government. Assembly Bill No. 16–Messrs. Godbey, Byrne, Ryan, Miss Herr and Mr. Franklin.  Approved March 26, 1957

358

264

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 123.250, 123.260, 133.020, 133.030, 134.010 and 134.220 relating to testamentary disposition of community property; to repeal NRS 134.020. Assembly Bill No. 42–Mr. Vaughan.  Approved March 26, 1957

359

265

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 680.030 and 680.060 relating to the appointment, compensation and expenses of the commissioner of insurance. Senate Bill No. 78–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 28, 1957

361

266

AN ACT appropriating moneys for the support and maintenance of the Lost City museum for the biennium beginning July 1, 1957, and ending June 30, 1959; providing that the superintendent of the state department of buildings and grounds supervise the expenditure of such moneys; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 314–Messrs. Leavitt, Christensen (Clark) and Ryan.  Approved March 28, 1957

362

267

AN ACT to amend NRS section 3.010 relating to the judicial districts of the State of Nevada and the number of district judges therein; creating a second office of district judge in the first judicial district and a fourth office of district judge in the eighth judicial district; providing the manner of filling vacancies which may occur and the payment of salaries of the persons so appointed; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 160–Senator Slattery.  Approved March 28, 1957

362

268

AN ACT to amend NRS section 281.230 relating to unlawful commissions and compensation to state, county and municipal officers, their deputies and employees. Assembly Bill No. 423–Mr. Evans.  Approved March 28, 1957

363

269

AN ACT to amend NRS section 354.210 relating to the publication of the amount of bills allowed by boards of county commissioners. Assembly Bill No. 450–Nye County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1957

364

270

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 244.650, 244.660 and 244.720 relating to county fair and recreation boards, their creation, oaths, bonds and compensation of board members, and the form, contents and redemption requirements of bonds issued by such boards, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 453–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1957

365

271

AN ACT authorizing and empowering the mayor and the city council of the city of Henderson, Nevada, to sell or exchange certain real property; providing for the manner of such sales or exchanges and appraisals of such real property; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 474–Mr. Byrne.  Approved March 28, 1957

366

272

AN ACT authorizing the superintendent of state printing to purchase two typesetting machines, and making an appropriation therefor. Assembly Bill No. 478–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1957

367

273

AN ACT to amend NRS section 218.770 relating to the powers and duties of the legislative auditor and to amend NRS section 353.210 relating to submission of expenditure estimates by state departments. Assembly Bill No. 490–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1957

368

274

AN ACT authorizing and directing the state planning board to proceed with the preplanning of essential capital improvements for the State of Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 491–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1957

370

275

AN ACT appropriating the sum of $28,554 from the state highway fund for the purpose of the design, construction and equipment of a Nevada highway patrol control post at Wells, Nevada; appropriating the sum of $1,691,009.29 from the general fund for various state capital improvements, design and construction, furnishings, land appraisals and acquisitions, advance planning, structural safety surveys and the repayment of advanced federal funds; stating the powers, duties and responsibilities of the state planning board and various officers and boards in connection therewith; providing certain limitations on the expenditure of the funds herein appropriated; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 492–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1957

371

276

AN ACT authorizing and empowering the state planning board to sell or otherwise dispose of the state office building in Las Vegas, Nevada, under certain circumstances; providing for the duties of certain state officers in connection therewith; providing for the disposition of the proceeds of sale; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 493–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1957

376

277

AN ACT authorizing and directing the governor to acquire on behalf of and for the use of the State of Nevada and the Nevada school of industry certain real property in Elko County, Nevada; making an appropriation therefor; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 494–Mr. Evans.  Approved March 28, 1957

377

278

AN ACT to increase the salaries of certain appointive state officers; to amend NRS sections 209.110, 210.060, 331.030, 353.170, 381.130, 382.020, 658.040 and 680.080 relating to the salaries of the warden of the Nevada state prison, the superintendent of the Nevada school of industry, the superintendent of the state department of buildings and grounds, the director of the budget, the director of the Nevada state museum, the superintendent of banks, the executive secretary of the Nevada historical society and the chief deputy commissioner of insurance; to amend chapter 218 of NRS relating to the office of legislative auditor by creating a new provision relating to the appointment and compensation of a deputy legislative auditor; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 499–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1957

379

279

AN ACT authorizing expenditures by various departments, boards, commissions, and agencies of the state government for the 2 fiscal years beginning on July 1, 1957, and ending on June 30, 1959, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 500–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1957

380

280

AN ACT to amend chapter 209 of NRS relating to the Nevada state prison by creating a new provision relating to employment of prisoners for conservation and other projects; and providing an appropriation therefor. Senate Bill No. 69–Senators Seevers, Brown, Whitacre and Lattin.  Approved March 28, 1957

384

281

AN ACT authorizing the purchase of certain real property in the county of Ormsby, State of Nevada, by the board of prison commissioners for use of the Nevada state prison, and making an appropriation therefor. Senate Bill No. 133–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 28, 1957

385

282

AN ACT to amend NRS section 277.040 relating to cooperative agreements for fire protection between counties and cities within the state. Senate Bill No. 206–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 28, 1957

385

283

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 218.630 and 218.660 relating to the functions of the legislative counsel bureau and the creation and members of the legislative commission. Senate Bill No. 214–Committee on Legislative Functions.  Approved March 28, 1957

386

284

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, Nevada, to determine whether certain county and township officers should be relieved of their duties and offices as ex officio officers of such city, prescribing the duties of the board of trustees of Carson City relative thereto, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 441–Ormsby County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1957

388

285

AN ACT validating all bonds issued under the provisions of chapter 383, Statutes of Nevada 1955, entitled “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,” approved March 29, 1955, and all proceedings taken pursuant to such act; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 454–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1957

389

286

AN ACT to provide for the relief of John H. Bell; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 182–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 28, 1957

390

287

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate the town of Reno, in Washoe County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 16, 1903, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 383–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1957

391

288

AN ACT to amend chapter 321 of NRS relating to the administration, control and sale of state lands by creating new provisions authorizing the Colorado River Commission of Nevada to acquire and develop certain lands in Eldorado Valley, Clark County, Nevada; creating an advisory group to assist in such acquisition and development; providing an appropriation; prescribing procedures for the expenditure and reimbursement of moneys appropriated; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 161–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 28, 1957

396

289

AN ACT incorporating the City of Caliente, in Lincoln County, Nevada, and defining the boundaries thereof; authorizing the establishment of a city government therefor if a majority of the electors thereof approve this act; establishing the procedure for such approval or rejection; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 305–Messrs. Bleak and Fullerton.  Approved March 28, 1957

399

290

AN ACT making an appropriation to the City of Reno, Nevada, for street paving, and installing curbs and gutters on North Wells Avenue from East Ninth Street north to Sadlier Way in the City of Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, abutting on the property of the University of Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 356–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1957

440

291

AN ACT to amend Title 25 of NRS relating to public organizations for community service by creating a new chapter relating to districts for the maintenance of certain television facilities; providing revenue therefor; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 395–White Pine County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1957

441

292

AN ACT to amend NRS 387.125 relating to the apportionment of the state distributive school fund. Assembly Bill No. 389–Mr. Parks.  Approved March 28, 1957

442

293

AN ACT to amend chapter 704 of NRS relating to regulation of public utilities by creating new provisions requiring and providing for approval of the public service commission of Nevada as a prerequisite to issuance of any security or assumption of liability on any security by a privately owned public utility; providing for the payment of any necessary costs incurred by the public service commission of Nevada in the administration of such new provisions; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 119–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 28, 1957

444

294

AN ACT to amend NRS section 706.670 relating to certain motor vehicle carriers being exempt from regulation by the public service commission when operated wholly within corporate limits of any city or town. Assembly Bill No. 350–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 28, 1957

445

295

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 616.125, 616.130, 616.135 and 616.140 relating to the Nevada industrial commission, limiting the business activities of the commissioners, changing the qualifications of the chairman, and increasing the salaries of the commissioners. Assembly Bill No. 51–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 28, 1957

447

296

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, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 174–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 28, 1957

448

297

AN ACT to amend NRS section 482.225 relating to the collection of the use tax on vehicles purchased outside the state upon application for registration in this state. Assembly Bill No. 261–Mr. Pozzi.  Approved March 28, 1957

471

298

AN ACT appropriating the sum of $535,250 from the general fund for the purpose of the design, construction and minimum furnishing of a classroom building at Nevada Southern in Clark County, Nevada; specifying the powers, duties and requirements of the state planning board and the board of regents of the University of Nevada; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 210–Senators Brown, Seevers and Johnson.  Approved March 28, 1957

472

299

AN ACT fixing the compensation of 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. 149–Senator Black.  Approved March 28, 1957

473

300

AN ACT to amend chapter 244 of NRS relating to county government by creating a new provision relating to the power of the board of county commissioners of a county having a population of 5,000 or more to operate and maintain swimming pools and other public recreational centers when the same have been acquired by gift; providing for the expenditure of public funds therefor; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 198–Senator Seevers.  Approved March 28, 1957

475

301

AN ACT to repeal NRS sections 590.460 to 590.580, inclusive, relating to the Nevada liquefied petroleum gas board, and enacting certain provisions relating to a new Nevada liquefied petroleum gas board, defining its powers and duties; providing penalties; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 207–Mr. Barnum (by request).  Approved March 28, 1957

476

302

AN ACT to amend NRS 486.040 relating to the application of minors for licenses to operate power cycles; imposing liability on parents and guardians; to amend chapter 486 of NRS relating to power cycles by creating a new provision relating to releases of parents and guardians from liability; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 263–Mr. Collins.  Approved March 28, 1957

483

303

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 447.050, 447.060, 447.130 and 447.140 relating to the sanitation of hotels and other public accommodations, prohibiting the use of certain portions of hotels as sleeping quarters, the ventilation of rooms, governing water closets in hotels; to amend chapter 447 of NRS relating to hotels and public accommodations by creating new provisions relating to the sanitation of hotels and other public accommodations; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 147–Committee on Public Health.  Approved March 28, 1957

484

304

AN ACT to amend chapter 484 of NRS relating to traffic laws by creating new provisions defining certain terms; providing for obedience to and effect of traffic laws; establishing certain presumptions in criminal prosecutions involving driving while intoxicated; providing certain speed regulations; providing for directions of police officers and traffic-control devices; concerning driving lanes and overtaking and passing; turning and starting; right-of-way; requiring special stops; concerning stopping, standing and parking; pedestrians rights and duties; emergency vehicles; bicycles and play vehicles; providing penalties; and other matters relating thereto; and to repeal NRS sections 484.100 to 484.200, inclusive, 484.230 to 484.270, inclusive, 484.680, 484.700 and 484.720. Assembly Bill No. 267–Messrs. Hose and Humphrey.  Approved March 28, 1957

486

305

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 482.215, 482.320, 482.325, 482.345, 482.350 and 482.550 relating to applications for registration, application for dealer’s license and general distinguishing number, contents of application, issuance of certificate of registration, dealer’s or manufacturer’s bond; certification of dealers, associates and subdealers; instruments to be filed with department and the unlawful sale and delivery of a used vehicle within the state when the vehicle is not registered in Nevada; and to amend chapter 482 of NRS relating to vehicle licensing and registration by creating new provisions relating to the investigation and report of an applicant for a license; providing penalties; providing grounds for denying and revoking a license; defining certain words and terms; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 367–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 28, 1957

506

306

AN ACT to amend NRS section 425.030 relating to definitions found in the Aid to Dependent Children Act of 1955. Senate Bill No. 76–Senator Lamb.  Approved March 28, 1957

511

307

AN ACT to amend NRS section 427.020 relating to definitions in the Nevada Old-Age Assistance Act; to amend NRS section 427.200 relating to qualifications for old-age assistance; to amend chapter 427 of NRS relating to old-age assistance by creating a new provision relating to the establishment and use of the old-age assistance medical and remedial care fund; to repeal NRS section 427.270 relating to claims against the estates of recipients; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 171–Messrs. Fullerton, McKissick, Valentine, Leavitt, Miss Herr and Mr. Godbey.  Approved March 28, 1957

511

308

AN ACT to amend NRS section 612.190 relating to the definition of “wages” under the Unemployment Compensation Law. Senate Bill No. 105–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 28, 1957

513

309

AN ACT authorizing the superintendent of the Nevada state hospital to sell or exchange certain real property belonging to the Nevada state hospital; specifying the purchase price thereof; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 473–Mr. McKissick.  Approved March 28, 1957

515

310

AN ACT to amend NRS section 502.010 relating to the persons required to procure hunting and fishing licenses and providing limitations on hunting by minors by extending certain fishing privileges to nonresident minors and prescribing limitations thereon. Assembly Bill No. 472–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 28, 1957

516

311

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 402.845, 403.560 and 405.010 relating to highway signs by providing additional penalties for their damage or destruction. Assembly Bill No. 447–Mineral County Delegation.  Approved March 28, 1957

517

312

AN ACT to amend NRS section 616.560 relating to liability of third parties for damages under the Nevada Industrial Insurance Act, the reduction of compensation, and the subrogation of the Nevada industrial commission to the employee’s rights. Assembly Bill No. 320–Mr. Von Tobel.  Approved March 28, 1957

519

313

AN ACT to amend NRS section 616.180 relating to the use, rental, acquisition and construction of buildings in Carson City and Las Vegas, Nevada, by the Nevada industrial commission; to amend NRS section 616.450 relating to the use of rental income deposited in the rent and expense fund of the Nevada industrial commission. Assembly Bill No. 54–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 28, 1957

520

314

AN ACT to amend chapter 1 of NRS by creating a new provision relating to grounds for disqualification of justices of the supreme court. Senate Bill No. 200–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 28, 1957

521

315

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 286.580 to 286.620, inclusive, relating to conversion of service retirement allowances and additional options therefor, protection of beneficiaries and disability retirement allowances under the Public Employees’ Retirement Act; providing for additional conversion options and the time of exercise of conversion options; providing for unmodified allowances in certain cases; providing for payment of disability allowance from last day of compensation; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 123–Mr. Bailey.  Approved March 28, 1957

522

316

AN ACT to amend chapters 662, 673 and 682 of NRS, respectively, relating to powers of banks and trust companies, building, savings and loan associations, and domestic insurance companies by creating new provisions relating to the power of such banks and trust companies, building, savings and loan associations, and domestic insurance companies to sell mortgage loans to the Federal National Mortgage Association, to make payments of capital contributions, to receive stock evidencing such capital contributions and to hold or dispose of such stock; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 436–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 28, 1957

527

317

AN ACT to amend NRS section 538.400 relating to the authority of the California-Nevada interstate compact commission of the State of Nevada; authorizing acceptance of money grants for planning surveys; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 197–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 28, 1957

528

318

AN ACT to amend chapter 532 of NRS relating to the state engineer by creating a new provision relating to the continuation of a revolving fund for the operation of the office of the state engineer. Senate Bill No. 196–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 28, 1957

528

319

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 533.135, 533.155, 533.265, 533.270. 533.280, 533.435 and 533.450 relating to fees of state engineer, deposits required by the state engineer, certificates of relative rights to waters, commissions for stream systems, budgets for expenses for stream systems and review of orders and decisions of the state engineer, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 201–Mr. Carruthers.  Approved March 28, 1957

529

320

AN ACT to amend chapter 321 of NRS relating to the administration, control and sale of state lands by creating new provisions providing for additional records to be maintained by the state land register; providing for withholding state land for sale; requiring reports of sales; providing procedures for sales of state lands; to amend NRS section 321.220 relating to simultaneous applications to purchase state lands; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 456–Mr. Evans.  Approved March 28, 1957

534

321

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 502.060, 502.240 and 502.250 relating to the issuance of fishing, hunting and trapping licenses and fees therefor, tag fees; to amend chapter 502 of NRS relating to fishing, hunting and trapping licenses, tags and permits by creating new provisions relating to the alteration and defacement of licenses and providing penalties therefor and for the making of false statements or furnishing false information to obtain licenses; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 384–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 29, 1957

536

322

AN ACT to amend NRS section 629.060 relating to the qualifications of applicants for certificates of ability in the basic sciences. Assembly Bill No. 340–Mr. Byrne.  Approved March 29, 1957

537

323

AN ACT to amend NRS section 7.350 relating to membership fees of the State Bar of Nevada to eliminate honorary memberships. Senate Bill No. 179–Senator Brown.  Approved March 29, 1957

538

324

AN ACT to amend NRS section 296.390 relating to the procedure for a recount in the event of a tie vote for senate, assembly, county, district or township offices; providing for another election; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 111–Senator Crumley.  Approved March 29, 1957

539

325

AN ACT to amend NRS section 269.250 relating to the appointment of officers and employees and the salaries thereof of fire companies and departments in unincorporated towns, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 177–Senator Brown.  Approved March 29, 1957

539

326

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 2.220, 225.050, 226.090, 227.060, 228.070, 229.040, 344.020 and 512.070 relating to the salaries of the clerk of the supreme court, the secretary of state, the state treasurer, the state controller, the attorney general, the surveyor general, the superintendent of state printing and the inspector of mines. Senate Bill No. 190–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 29, 1957

540

327

AN ACT to amend NRS section 433.630 relating to the abuse of patients, intoxication of employees and transactions with patients of the Nevada state hospital. Senate Bill No. 202–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 29, 1957

542

328

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 2.050 and 2.300 relating to the supreme court, the salaries of the justices thereof and their power to employ stenographic clerks and law clerks. Senate Bill No. 212–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 29, 1957

543

329

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 220.030, 220.130 and 220.150 relating to the salaries of the members of the statute revision commission, the printing and sales of Nevada Revised Statutes and the printing and binding fund of the statute revision commission. Senate Bill No. 215–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 29, 1957

543

330

AN ACT appropriating moneys from the general fund and the state highway fund of the State of Nevada for the purpose of providing salary increases for classified employees of the State of Nevada for the biennium beginning July 1, 1957, and ending June 30, 1959; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 131–Mr. Waters.  Approved March 29, 1957

545

331

AN ACT to amend NRS section 645.140 relating to expenses of members of the Nevada real estate commission; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 463–Messrs. Pozzi, Barnum and Vaughan.  Approved March 29, 1957

547

332

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate Carson City,” approved February 25, 1875, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 484–Ormsby County Delegation.  Approved March 29, 1957

547

333

AN ACT to amend chapter 6 of NRS relating to juries by creating a new provision relating to impaneling of grand juries to investigate the conduct of state affairs, and providing for the expenses of such grand juries. Assembly Bill No. 487–Ormsby County Delegation.  Approved March 29, 1957

548

334

AN ACT to amend NRS section 417.060 relating to the salaries of the veterans’ service commissioner and the deputy veterans’ service commissioner, increasing the amounts thereof, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 501–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 29, 1957

549

335

AN ACT to amend Title 22 of NRS relating to joint exercise of powers and duties by public agencies and planning and zoning, by adding a new chapter thereto relating to the rehabilitation, clearance and redevelopment of slums and blighted areas in cities, towns and counties in accordance with urban renewal plans approved by the governing bodies thereof; defining the duties, liabilities, exemptions and powers of such cities and towns in undertaking such activities, including the power to acquire property through the exercise of the power of eminent domain or otherwise, to dispose of property subject to any restrictions deemed necessary to prevent the development or spread of future slums or blighted areas, to issue bonds and other obligations and give security therefor, to levy taxes and assessments and to enter into agreements to secure federal aid and comply with conditions imposed in connection therewith; providing for an urban renewal agency or a housing authority to exercise powers hereunder if a city or town determines it to be in the public interest; authorizing public bodies to furnish funds, services, facilities and property in aid of urban renewal projects; authorizing cities and towns to obtain funds therefor by the issuance of obligations, by taxation or otherwise; providing that securities issued, and properties while held, by a public agency hereunder shall be exempt from taxation; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 71–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 29, 1957

549

336

AN ACT appropriating the sum of $1,194,000 from the general fund for the purpose of the design, construction and minimum furnishing of a classroom building for art, music and drama at the University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada; specifying the powers, duties and requirements of the state planning board and the board of regents of the University of Nevada; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 211–Senators Seevers, Johnson and Brown.  Approved March 29, 1957

565

337

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 407.010, 407.020, 407.060, 407.070, 407.120, 407.140, 407.170 and 407.200 relating to the creation and membership of the state park commission, the appointment and terms of office of state park commissioners, the director of the state park commission, his appointment, salaries and duties, the powers and duties of the state park commission, the designation of state monuments, historical landmarks and recreational areas, the Genoa fort monument, the ichthyosaur park board and its powers and duties; to repeal NRS 407.050 relating to the state highway engineer as ex officio superintendent of state parks; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 120–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 29, 1957

566

338

AN ACT to amend chapter 517 of NRS relating to the location of mining claims, mill sites and tunnel rights by creating a new provision relating to the location of placer claims on mining tailings deposited on public land. Senate Bill No. 139–Committee on Mining.  Approved March 29, 1957

569

339

AN ACT to amend chapter 488 of NRS relating to powerboats by creating new provisions relating to all boats; defining certain terms; providing for the licensing of rental boats; prescribing the equipment and manner of operation of all boats upon public waters; providing penalties; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 363–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 29, 1957

570

340

AN ACT to amend chapter 268 of NRS relating to powers and duties of incorporated cities by creating a new provision relating to the accumulation of funds by incorporated cities for the purpose of future capital improvements. Assembly Bill No. 87–Mr. Humphrey (by request).  Approved March 29, 1957

574

341

AN ACT to amend NRS section 360.220 relating to powers of the tax commission concerning budgets of counties, cities and school districts. Senate Bill No. 106–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 29, 1957

574

342

AN ACT providing for refund of certain excessive tax collections made for the fiscal year commencing July 1, 1955; providing the methods thereof; providing for the disposition of moneys held in certain counties and for credit on tax collections in certain other counties. Assembly Bill No. 424–Messrs. David and Revert.  Approved March 29, 1957

575

343

AN ACT to amend NRS section 361.505 relating to the tax rate for the collection of unsecured personal property tax. Senate Bill No. 213–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 29, 1957

576

344

AN ACT to amend NRS section 361.350 relating to notice of increased assessments after adjournment of the county board of equalization and hearings before the state board of equalization. Senate Bill No. 108–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 29, 1957

577

345

AN ACT to amend NRS section 366.380 relating to monthly reports and remittances under the Special Fuel Tax Act of 1953. Senate Bill No. 46–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 29, 1957

578

346

AN ACT to amend chapter 494 of NRS, known as the State Airports Act, by creating new provisions relating to accounting for, disposition and use of unrefunded balances of excise taxes collected on aviation fuels, and other matters relating thereto, and to repeal NRS section 494.040. Senate Bill No. 131–Senator Crumley.  Approved March 29, 1957

578

347

AN ACT authorizing and directing the superintendent of the Nevada state children’s home to convey to the State of Nevada, department of highways, without consideration, certain real property owned by the State of Nevada; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 154–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 29, 1957

581

348

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 218.190 and 218.230 relating to the appointment, duties and compensation of the amendment clerk of the legislature and to increasing salaries of employees of the senate and assembly. Senate Bill No. 209–Committee on Legislative Functions.  Approved March 29, 1957

582

349

AN ACT providing a deficiency appropriation to the Nevada industrial commission for the purpose of paying industrial insurance premiums due from various state agencies. Senate Bill No. 137–Senators Seevers, Brown, Whitacre and Lattin.  Approved March 29, 1957

583

350

AN ACT appropriating $2,000 for the erection of a monument at Virginia City under the direction of the board of directors of the Nevada state museum, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 114–Senators Settelmeyer and Slattery.  Approved March 29, 1957

584

351

AN ACT appropriating the sum of $3,338.67 payable to Ormsby County to reimburse said county for expenses incurred by it in connection with its grand jury investigation of state land transactions. Senate Bill No. 118–Senator Johnson.  Approved March 29, 1957

585

352

AN ACT to amend NRS section 286.480 relating to retirement credit for federal service under public employees’ retirement system. Senate Bill No. 162–Senator Lovelock.  Approved March 29, 1957

585

353

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 443.030 to 443.080, inclusive, relating to the care of the tuberculous; making an appropriation therefor; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 235–Mr. Christensen (Washoe) and Miss Frazier.  Approved March 29, 1957

586

354

AN ACT to amend chapter 590 of NRS relating to petroleum products and antifreeze by creating new provisions relating to advertisement of petroleum products by retailers and others; to amend NRS section 590.120 relating to petroleum inspection reports; to amend NRS section 590.160 relating to administration of provisions relating to advertisement of petroleum products. Assembly Bill No. 380–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 29, 1957

587

355

AN ACT to amend chapter 481 of NRS relating to administration of motor vehicle laws by creating new provisions and repealing NRS sections 481.010 to 481.120, inclusive, to create the department of motor vehicles, provide for the powers, duties and functions of the department and the various divisions thereof, provide for the appointment, removal, compensation, powers and duties of the director of the department, to provide for the support of the department, and for the transfer of certain personnel, records and property of the public service commission of Nevada and the Nevada tax commission to the department; to amend NRS sections 481.130, 481.140, 481.150, and 481.180 relating to the Nevada highway patrol to place the same under the jurisdiction of the department of motor vehicles and to increase the number of personnel thereof; to amend NRS sections 482.015, 482.025 and 482.140 relating to licensing and registration of motor vehicles, 483.030 and 483.060 relating to operators’ and chauffeurs’ licenses, 484.030, 484.050, 484.240, 484.460, 484.580 and 484.660 relating to traffic laws, 485.030 relating to motor vehicle safety responsibility, 486.050, 486.060, 486.070 and 486.090 relating to power cycles, and 487.010 relating to reports of stored vehicles to provide for administration of such functions by the department; to amend chapter 365 of NRS and NRS sections 365.090, 365.100, 365.110, 365.120, 365.130, 365.140, 365.150, 365.160, 365.170, 365.180, 365.190, 365.200, 365.220, 365.230, 365.240, 365.280, 365.290, 365.300, 365.310, 365.320, 365.330, 365.350, 365.360, 365.380, 365.390, 365.400, 365.410, 365.420, 365.430, 365.440, 365.450, 365.460, 365.480, 365.500, 365.510, 365.520, 365.530, 365.540, 365.550, 365.560, 365.570 and 365.590 relating to motor vehicle fuel taxes and chapter 366 of NRS and NRS sections 366.090, 366.110, 366.120, 366.130, 366.140, 366.150, 366.170, 366.180, 366.200, 366.220, 366.230, 366.240, 366.250, 366.270, 366.280, 366.290, 366.300, 366.310, 366.320, 366.340, 366.350, 366.360, 366.390, 366.400, 366.430, 366.450, 366.470, 366.490, 366.500, 366.520, 366.550, 366.560, 366.580, 366.620, 366.630, 366.640, 366.650, 366.660, 366.680 and 366.720 relating to special fuel tax to provide for administration and enforcement of provisions relating to such taxes by the department of motor vehicles instead of the Nevada tax commission; to amend chapter 706 of NRS and NRS sections 706.130, 706.150, 706.160, 706.170, 706.200, 706.210, 706.230, 706.260, 706.270, 706.310, 706.320, 706.330, 706.410, 706.490, 706.500, 706.520, 706.540, 706.550, 706.560, 706.580, 706.590, 706.600, 706.610, 706.620, 706.630, 706.640, 706.650, 706.680, 706.690, 706.710, 706.800, 706.810 and 706.820 relating to motor vehicle carriers to provide for administration by the department of motor vehicles of provisions concerning the licensing of motor vehicle carriers and the use of public highways by such carriers; to amend NRS sections 14.070, 392.400, 392.410 and 439.270 to change miscellaneous references to public service commission of Nevada made necessary by transfer of functions to the department of motor vehicles; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 438–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved April 1, 1957

589

356

AN ACT to amend NRS section 107.080 relating to a trustee’s power of sale under a deed of trust, the notice of breach and sale, place of sale and limitations upon the power of sale. Assembly Bill No. 497–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 1, 1957

631

357

AN ACT to amend chapter 282 of NRS and NRS sections 282.230, 282.240, 282.280, 282.330 and 282.350 relating to bonds of public officials by creating a new provision relating to payment of costs of investigations and amending existing provisions relating to approval and revocation of official surety bonds, wrongful acts covered and investigations of bonded officials. Assembly Bill No. 312–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 1, 1957

632

358

AN ACT to amend chapter 527 of NRS relating to protection and preservation of timberlands, trees and flora by creating new provisions relating to the control of forest insects and diseases; defining certain words and terms; providing powers and duties of the state forester firewarden; providing for notice to be served on private property owners; providing for state assistance and aid to be given private landowners; providing for liens and foreclosures; providing for federal matching funds; providing an appropriation; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 285–Mr. Waters.  Approved April 1, 1957

634

359

AN ACT to amend NRS section 361.585 relating to the execution and delivery of tax deeds to the county treasurer after expiration of the redemption period, and concerning redemption thereafter. Assembly Bill No. 13–Miss Herr (by request).  Approved April 1, 1957

637

360

AN ACT authorizing the issuance and sale of revenue certificates by the board of regents of the University of Nevada for certain specified projects and the use and repayment of the receipts thereof; defining certain words and terms and additional powers of the board of regents of the University of Nevada; providing for securing such revenue certificates and providing remedies for the holders of such revenue certificates; containing prohibitions against obligating the State of Nevada; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 462–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved April 1, 1957

638

361

AN ACT to amend chapter 34, Statutes of Nevada 1957, entitled “An Act to amend chapter 612 of NRS relating to unemployment compensation by creating a new provision relating to the exclusion of services performed by real estate salesmen and real estate brokers from ‘employment’ under the Unemployment Compensation Law,” approved March 4, 1957. Assembly Bill No. 460–Miss Herr.  Approved April 1, 1957

643

362

AN ACT to amend chapter 268 of NRS relating to the powers and duties common to cities and towns incorporated under general or special laws by creating a new provision relating to the authority of cities and towns to fix, impose and collect taxes for revenue and regulatory purposes and concerning the assignment of the proceeds thereof, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 455–Clark County Delegation.  Approved April 1, 1957

643

363

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 269.015 and 269.020 relating to the fixing and definition of boundaries of unincorporated cities and towns and the procedure for annexation of an unincorporated town to an incorporated city. Assembly Bill No. 72–Clark County Delegation.  Approved April 1, 1957

645

364

AN ACT to amend Title 18 of NRS relating to the state executive department by creating a new chapter establishing the state department of conservation and natural resources; providing for the appointment, qualifications, compensation, powers and duties of the director of such department; providing for the creation of divisions within the department and the appointment and powers and duties of the executive heads of such divisions, and other matters properly relating thereto; to repeal chapter 229 of NRS relating to the surveyor general; to amend chapters 234 and 321 of NRS and NRS sections 321.010, 321.020, 322.010, 324.030, 324.040, 472.010, 472.020, 472.030, 472.040, 472.050, 532.020, 532.060, 532.090, 532.110, 78.080, 154.110, 154.150, 228.150, 243.400, 281.010 and 539.223 and repeal NRS section 532.050 to abolish the office of surveyor general and delete references thereto and to transfer the functions of the surveyor general, the state land register, the state forester firewarden and the state engineer to the state department of conservation and natural resources; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 191–Senators Seevers, Brown, Whitacre and Lattin.  Approved April 1, 1957

646

365

AN ACT to amend chapter 277 of NRS relating to cooperative agreements between the state, counties, cities, districts and other public agencies by creating a new provision relating to contracts between political subdivisions concerning water or sewage facilities, and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 169–Senator Brown.  Approved April 1, 1957

657

366

AN ACT to amend chapter 244 of NRS relating to county government by creating a new provision relating to the powers and duties of counties in connection with water and sanitation, facilities therefor, water and sewer systems, obligations incurred in connection therewith; providing penalties; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 168–Senator Brown.  Approved April 1, 1957

658

367

AN ACT to amend chapter 160 of NRS and NRS section 160.160 relating to veterans’ guardianship by creating new provisions and amending existing provisions relating to the commitment of veterans. Senate Bill No. 132–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved April 1, 1957

660

368

AN ACT to amend NRS section 11.230 relating to limitations applicable to actions by or for the state and to repeal NRS section 11.050 relating to when the state will not sue any person regarding real property. Senate Bill No. 26–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved April 1, 1957

661

369

AN ACT to amend NRS section 244.275 relating to power of boards of county commissioners to lease or purchase real or personal property for the use of the county. Senate Bill No. 52–Senators Lamb and Cord.  Approved April 1, 1957

662

370

AN ACT to amend Title 35 of NRS relating to highways, roads, bridges and parks by creating a new chapter relating to state highways and roads; declaring the legislative intent; defining certain words and terms; creating a department of highways and its board of directors; creating the office of state highway engineer; providing certain funds for public highway purposes; defining and describing the state highway system and designating routes; providing for the construction, improvement and maintenance of highways and for the acquisition and disposal of property for highway purposes; providing penalties for violations thereof; to repeal chapters 401 and 402 of NRS relating to federal and state highways; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 19–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved April 1, 1957

662

371

AN ACT to amend chapter 269 of NRS relating to unincorporated cities and towns by creating new provisions relating to the making of public improvements therein, providing for the levy and collection of special assessments, the issuance of improvement bonds by unincorporated towns; to repeal NRS sections 269.275 to 269.360, inclusive, relating to the making of improvements in unincorporated cities and towns; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 180–Senator Settelmeyer.  Approved April 1, 1957

694

372

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, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 496–Messrs. Valentine and Christensen (Washoe).  Approved April 1, 1957

703

373

AN ACT to amend NRS section 502.070 relating to the issuance of hunting licenses and tags to members of the Armed Forces by authorizing the issuance of resident fishing licenses to members of the Armed Forces assigned to permanent duty in Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 471–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved April 1, 1957

703

374

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate Carson City,” approved February 25, 1875, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 442–Ormsby County Delegation.  Approved April 1, 1957

704

375

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 281.210 and 391.140 relating to the unlawful employment of relatives by officers of the state, political subdivisions and school districts; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 434–Committee on Education.  Approved April 1, 1957

704

376

AN ACT concerning elected and appointed county officers of Ormsby County, Nevada; fixing the salaries of all county officers in Ormsby County, Nevada; 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. 432–Ormsby County Delegation.  Approved April 1, 1957

706

377

AN ACT to separate the offices of sheriff and ex officio county assessor of Ormsby County, Nevada; providing the method of filling the office of county assessor thus created; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 431–Ormsby County Delegation.  Approved April 1, 1957

707

378

AN ACT to amend NRS section 674.100 relating to the form of application for a small loan license; to amend NRS section 674.110 relating to investigation and license fees; to amend NRS section 674.490 relating to examination of licensees under the Nevada Small Loan Act. Assembly Bill No. 401–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved April 1, 1957

707

379

AN ACT to amend chapter 3 of NRS relating to district courts by creating a new provision relating to the destruction of obsolete exhibits. Assembly Bill No. 386–Messrs. Valentine, McKissick and Christensen (Washoe).  Approved April 1, 1957

708

380

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate Carson City,” approved February 25, 1875. Assembly Bill No. 326–Messrs. Waters and Pozzi.  Approved April 1, 1957

709

381

AN ACT to amend Title 38 of NRS relating to public welfare by creating a new chapter relating to licensing and supervision by the state welfare department of group care facilities maintained for aged, infirm or handicapped adult persons; providing penalties; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 281–Messrs. Fullerton, Godbey, Valentine, Leavitt and Miss Herr.  Approved April 1, 1957

709

382

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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,” approved March 24, 1955. Assembly Bill No. 218–Clark County Delegation.  Approved April 1, 1957

712

383

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 534.010, 534.030 to 534.080, inclusive, 534.100, 534.140 and 534.160 relating to conservation and distribution of underground waters; repealing NRS sections 534.200 to 534.230, inclusive, relating to state and county bounties and other matters pertaining to artesian wells. Assembly Bill No. 202–Mr. Carruthers.  Approved April 1, 1957

714

384

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 485.160, 485.230, 485.240 and 485.270 relating to the forms of reports, the duration of suspension, the application to nonresidents, unlicensed drivers and unregistered motor vehicles and the disposition of security under the Motor Vehicle Safety Responsibility Act; to amend chapter 485 of NRS relating to motor vehicle responsibility by creating new provisions relating to definitions of words and terms, the furnishing of operating records by the commissioner, the proof of financial responsibility for the future, correction of actions of the commissioner; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 374–Messrs. Hill and McKissick.  Approved April 1, 1957

721

385

AN ACT to fix the state tax levy for the fiscal years commencing on July 1, 1957, and July 1, 1958; providing for the levy and collection of taxes on personal property not placed on the secured tax roll; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 218–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 1, 1957

730

386

AN ACT to amend NRS section 286.520 relating to the prohibition against employment of persons retired under the provisions of the Public Employees’ Retirement Act by the State of Nevada and its political subdivisions, and providing certain exceptions. Assembly Bill No. 122–Mr. Bailey.  Approved April 1, 1957

731

387

AN ACT to amend NRS section 616.615 relating to death benefits payable under the Nevada Industrial Insurance Act. Assembly Bill No. 140–Messrs. Ryan, Godbey, DeSpain, Duncan, Miss Herr, and Mr. Carlson.  Approved April 1, 1957

732

388

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 643.030, 643.050, 643.070, 643.080, 643.090 and 643.140 relating to the officers of the state barbers’ health and sanitation board and the powers and duties of such board, the qualifications for a barber or apprentice certificate and the renewal thereof; requiring tuberculosis and blood tests of applicants and licensees; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 331–Mr. Collins.  Approved April 1, 1957

734

389

AN ACT to amend chapter 394 of NRS relating to private schools, colleges and universities by creating a new provision relating to the condition, equipment and identification of school buses; to amend NRS sections 392.400 and 392.410 relating to conditions, equipment, identification and specifications of vehicles used for the transportation of pupils. Assembly Bill No. 379–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved April 1, 1957

736

390

AN ACT to amend chapter 213 of NRS relating to the state board of pardons and parole commissioners and to amend NRS sections 213.010, 213.050, 213.110, 213.130, 213.170, 176.180, 176.190, 176.230, 176.430, 176.490, 176.500, 176.530, 176.580, 176.600, 334.010 and 482.365 by creating new provisions and amending existing provisions to establish the state board of parole commissioners and transfer parole functions to it; providing for the appointment, compensation, powers and duties of the state board of parole commissioners; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 468–Messrs. Pozzi, Barnum and Vaughan.  Approved April 1, 1957

738

391

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 2 fiscal years beginning July 1, 1957, and ending June 30, 1959, and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 503–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved April 1, 1957

745

392

AN ACT creating the Nevada Olympic Games commission; providing for the organization of such commission and its powers and duties; creating an Olympic Games fund; providing appropriations; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 130–Senator Johnson.  Approved April 1, 1957

750

393

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 612.340 and 612.345 relating to weekly amounts and augmented weekly amounts of unemployment compensation benefits. Assembly Bill No. 195–Mr. Ryan.  Approved April 1, 1957

751

394

AN ACT to repeal NRS section 555.450 relating to applicability of NRS sections 555.260 to 555.460, inclusive, to custom application of insecticides, fungicides and herbicides; and to amend NRS sections 555.260, 555.320 and 555.330, relating to the definitions of certain words, restrictions on the issuance of licenses, and a licensee’s bond. Assembly Bill No. 322–Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation.  Approved April 1, 1957

752

395

AN ACT to amend NRS section 612.185 relating to unemployment and defining an “unemployed” individual for the purposes of the Unemployment Compensation Law. Assembly Bill No. 373–Messrs. Byrne and Ryan.  Approved April 1, 1957

754

396

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 673.080, 673.250, 673.330, 673.400 and 673.430 relating to the formation and organization of building, savings and loan associations, the approval of articles of association or incorporation by the superintendent of banks, the form of and the issuance of licenses, the payment of loans, withdrawals and reports; to amend chapter 673 of NRS relating to building, savings and loan associations by creating new provisions relating to the amendment or alteration of licenses by the superintendent of banks and appeals from such orders to the state board of finance, security for loans, insurance on accounts, rules and regulations of the superintendent of banks, conservatorship by the superintendent of banks and his powers therein; to repeal NRS 673.490 to 673.570, inclusive, relating to conservatorship and liquidation; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 112–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved April 1, 1957

754

397

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 396.600, 561.160, 561.180, 561.190, 561.200 and 561.210 relating to the composition of the public service division of the University of Nevada; the appointment, compensation and qualifications of the executive officer of the state board of stock commissioners; the qualifications, bonds and compensation of the directors of the divisions of animal industry and plant industry in the state department of agriculture; to amend chapter 561 of NRS relating to the state board of stock commissioners by creating a new provision relating to the division of laboratories in the state department of agriculture; to repeal NRS section 561.370 relating to cooperation with the veterinary control service; to repeal NRS sections 396.700 to 396.730, inclusive, relating to the state veterinary control service at the University of Nevada; making an appropriation; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 110–Senator Lattin.  Approved April 1, 1957

766

398

AN ACT to amend NRS section 482.180 relating to the creation, deposits and transfers from the motor vehicle fund; providing that $1 be returned to each county for each registration of a motor vehicle issued in that county. Assembly Bill No. 147–Messrs. David and Hill.  Approved April 1, 1957

769

399

AN ACT for the relief of Mrs. Dorothy B. Post and Mrs. Evelyn F. Marriage; directing the payment of moneys for their relief from a hardship fund created from the public employees’ retirement fund; placing certain limitations on the payments from the hardship fund; and other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 217–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 1, 1957

770

400

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 223.050 and 224.050 relating to the salaries of the governor and the lieutenant governor. Senate Bill No. 189–Committee on Finance.  Approved April 1, 1957

771

401

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, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 302–Messrs. Ryan, Byrne, Godbey, Miss Herr, Messrs. Franklin and Leavitt.  Approved April 1, 1957

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402

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, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 402–Clark County Delegation.  Approved April 1, 1957

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403

AN ACT to amend NRS section 450.430 relating to equal privileges for practitioners in public hospitals and the rights of patients. Assembly Bill No. 310–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved April 1, 1957

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AN ACT to amend chapter 396 of NRS relating to the University of Nevada by creating a new provision relating to the University of Nevada Alumni Association, making an appropriation for the University of Nevada Alumni Association; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 483–Miss Frazier.  Approved April 2, 1957

780

405

AN ACT to amend chapter 426 of NRS relating to benefits and privileges for blind persons by creating the position of field worker for the blind in the state department of welfare; defining the duties thereof; specifying the qualifications of the field worker; and providing an appropriation therefor by creating new provisions relating to the vocational rehabilitation of the blind; defining certain words and terms; providing a bureau to be created within the state welfare department; providing administration procedure; providing appellate procedure; providing an appropriation; and other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 458–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved April 2, 1957

781

406

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 463.320 and 463.380 relating to the collection and disposition of state gaming license fees and the amounts of annual state gaming license fees based on the number of games operated. Assembly Bill No. 162–Mr. Giomi.  [Becomes law without Governor's approval]

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