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Statutes of the State of Nevada - Fifty- Session, 1960

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AN ACT creating the 1960 legislative fund and making an appropriation therefor. Senate Bill No. 1–Senator Settelmeyer.  Approved January 20, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 370.280, relating to cigarette revenue tax refunds, by providing for refunds, to wholesalers or manufacturers, of cigarette taxes paid on cigarettes destroyed after March 26, 1959, because stale; by requiring additional information in affidavits supporting applications for such refunds; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 13–Committee on Taxation.  Approved February 2, 1960

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AN ACT to provide an additional and supplemental appropriation for the support of the state planning board in carrying out the provisions of chapter 400, Statutes of Nevada 1959, relating to the design, construction and furnishing of a combined classroom and physical education building at Nevada Southern regional branch, University of Nevada, in Clark County, Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 75–Messrs. Knisley, Bastian and Humphrey (Washoe).  Approved February 8, 1960

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AN ACT authorizing Pershing County to acquire and maintain a new hospital and site therefor at or near the City of Lovelock; concerning the issuance of bonds for such purpose in not to exceed the aggregate principal amount of $400,000 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. 30–Mr. Knisley.  Approved February 11, 1960

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to authorize the board of county commissioners of the county of Mineral, State of Nevada, to purchase, acquire and construct an electrical power and telephone line, extending from the Lundy generating plant of the Nevada-California power company situated in the county of Mono, State of California, to the town of Hawthorne, Nevada, and thence via Luning and Mina to the town of Simon in the county of Mineral, State of Nevada, and branches thereof; providing for the maintenance and operation of said line as a public utility; the issuance and sale of bonds therefor; the levy and collection of taxes for the payment of such bonds, and other matters relating thereto,” approved March 4, 1921, as amended. Senate Bill No. 47–Senator Seevers.  Approved February 12, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 248.290, relating to fees allowed county sheriffs, by eliminating an ambiguity as to the amount necessary to qualify for a fee of 1.5 percent. Assembly Bill No. 35–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 12, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 176.180, relating to indeterminate sentences of imprisonment, by deleting the requirement that the trial judge recommend to the state board of parole commissioners a fixed period of confinement. Assembly Bill No. 36–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 12, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 3.295, relating to monthly lists of undecided district court cases, by requiring that the lists contain all matters standing submitted. Assembly Bill No. 48–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 12, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 177.100, relating to time allowed for appeal in criminal cases, by specifying time allowed for appeals to the supreme court and to the district court. Assembly Bill No. 6–Messrs. Bleak and Collins.  Approved February 12, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 387.337 and 387.533, relating to written notice to county commissioners of intention of school districts to issue bonds, by allowing county commissioners to waive the requirement of such notice by resolution; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 11–Committee on Education and State University.  Approved February 12, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 244.445, relating to public improvements in counties having in excess of 15,000 population, by making the provisions of such section applicable to all counties of the state. Assembly Bill No. 8–White Pine County Delegation.  Approved February 12, 1960

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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. 80–Churchill County Delegation.  Approved February 12, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 247 of NRS, relating to fees of county recorders, by creating a new provision establishing the fees chargeable by the county recorder of Pershing County. Senate Bill No. 59–Senator McGowan.  Approved February 13, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 268.045, relating to capital improvement funds of cities, by providing exceptions to limitations on such funds; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 3–Mr. Dieleman.  Approved February 13, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 710 of NRS, relating to utilities and carriers owned by local governments, by adding a new section authorizing certain cities to expend net profits derived from municipally owned and operated utilities for general municipal purposes. Assembly Bill No. 4–Mr. Dieleman.  Approved February 13, 1960

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AN ACT authorizing the city council of the city of Reno, Nevada, to order the transfer of certain bond redemption funds to the Reno general fund, and requiring the city treasurer to make the transfers when ordered to do so by the city council. Assembly Bill No. 51–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved February 13, 1960

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate the city of Sparks, in Washoe County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 28, 1949, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 58–Messrs. Crosby and Christensen (Washoe).  Approved February 13, 1960

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AN ACT making an appropriation to the City of Sparks for street paving and installing curbs and gutters on 21st Street between Frazer Avenue and Hymer Avenue, in the City of Sparks, Washoe County, Nevada, abutting on the property of the State of Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 84–Messrs. Christensen (Washoe) and Crosby.  Approved February 13, 1960

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act concerning and relating to certain county officers in Washoe County, Nevada, and fixing their compensation and allowances,” approved March 21, 1945, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 85–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved February 13, 1960

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AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “An Act appropriating the sum of $275,000, or so much thereof as may be necessary, for the purchase of certain real property and appurtenances thereto, known as Tule Springs Ranch and located in Clark County, Nevada, together with all buildings, improvements, fixtures, furniture, furnishings and equipment therein or thereon; prescribing the powers, duties and responsibilities of the legislative commission, the state planning board and the attorney general in connection therewith; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved April 6, 1959; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 92–Messrs. Knisley, Bastian, Humphrey (Washoe), Bailey and Parks.  Approved February 13, 1960

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AN ACT to authorize and direct the state controller to transfer certain funds from the crippled children’s services fund to the preventive medical services fund. Assembly Bill No. 93–Messrs. Knisley, Bastian, Humphrey (Washoe), Bailey and Parks.  Approved February 13, 1960

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AN ACT relating to the city of Sparks, Nevada; authorizing and providing for financing improvements, extensions and betterments to the municipal sewer system by bond issues; determining the conditions under which such bonds may be issued; providing for the payment thereof and interest thereon by the levy and collection of general taxes or by rates and charges in connection with the system, or by both; and prescribing other details in connection therewith. Assembly Bill No. 109–Messrs. Crosby and Christensen (Washoe).  Approved February 13, 1960

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AN ACT relating to meetings of state and local agencies, meetings of boards of county commissioners, city councils of incorporated cities, boards of trustees of school districts and meetings of the board of regents of the University of Nevada; declaring the public policy on the subject; requiring that all such meetings shall be open and public; providing for executive sessions; providing penalties; to amend Title 19 of NRS, relating to miscellaneous matters related to government and public affairs, by creating a new chapter relating to meetings of state and local agencies; to amend NRS section 244.080, relating to meetings of boards of county commissioners; to amend chapter 268 of NRS, relating to powers and duties common to cities and towns incorporated under general or special laws, by creating a new provision relating to meetings of city councils; to amend chapter 386 of NRS, relating to local administrative organization of the public schools, by creating a new provision relating to meetings of boards of trustees of school districts; to amend NRS section 396.100, relating to meetings and records of the board of regents of the University of Nevada; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 1–Mr. Evans.  Approved February 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 244 of NRS, relating to county government, by creating a new provision relating to the creation in each county treasury of a county hospital construction fund; limiting the existence and use of such fund and providing for its composition; authorizing the investment of moneys in the fund; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 69–Mr. Swackhamer.  Approved February 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 385.012, 391.230 and 391.250, relating to county auditors’ directories of teachers and to teachers’ certificates, oaths and reports, by making such sections applicable to joint school districts. Assembly Bill No. 66–Mr. Bailey and Miss Frazier.  Approved February 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 388 of NRS, relating to public instruction, by creating a new section authorizing the state board for vocational education to receive donations of money for vocational education; creating a fund; imposing limitations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 65–Mr. Bailey and Miss Frazier.  Approved February 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 251.040, relating to monthly reports of county auditors concerning school district funds, by providing that the reports be sent to the superintendent of public instruction rather than to deputy superintendents. Assembly Bill No. 33–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 391.180, relating to salaries and sick leaves of teachers, by increasing the period of sick leave for which school teachers may receive compensation; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 11–Mr. Pozzi and Miss Frazier.  Approved February 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 561 of NRS, relating to the state board of stock commissioners, by creating the agriculture registration and enforcement fund; providing for the sources of such fund and the purposes for which such fund shall be used; to amend NRS sections 586.270, 588.220, 588.240 and 590.390, relating to the economic poison fund, the fertilizer control fund, the payment of penalties and the antifreeze fund, by abolishing such funds and providing for the depositing of moneys and fees in the agriculture registration and enforcement fund; by providing for the transfer of funds to the agriculture registration and enforcement fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 36–Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation.  Approved February 17, 1960

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AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the payment of fire insurance premiums on state-owned property. Senate Bill No. 15–Senator Dial.  Approved February 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 244 of NRS, relating to county government, by creating new provisions permitting the board of county commissioners of any county to establish by ordinance juvenile forestry camps; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 50–Miss Herr.  Approved February 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 581 of NRS, relating to weights and measures, by creating new provisions authorizing special test fees; by requiring the registration of repairmen and notification of repairs; by providing penalties; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto; to amend NRS section 581.050, relating to powers and duties of the state sealer of weights and measures, by authorizing the promulgation of rules for approval of weighing and measuring devices; to amend NRS section 581.320, relating to milk and cream containers, by establishing the sizes of such containers. Assembly Bill No. 42–Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation.  Approved February 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 494.045, relating to annual allocations from state airport fund to civil air patrol, Nevada tax commission and counties, by increasing allocation to civil air patrol from $6,000 to $12,000. Senate Bill No. 4–Senators Slattery and Lemaire.  Approved February 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 244.675, relating to the annual financial audit of county fair and recreation boards, by changing the time of such audit to conform to the fiscal year; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 83–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved February 19, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 396 of NRS, relating to the University of Nevada, by creating a new provision permitting the board of regents of the university to authorize the use of a mechanically produced facsimile signature by the comptroller of the university; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 37–Committee on Education and State University.  Approved February 19, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS 19.280, relating to the fees of the clerk of White Pine County, by increasing a filing fee; by requiring a portion of such fee to be paid into the county law library fund; by providing for transfer of any moneys in excess of $2,500 in such fund to the general fund of the county; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 42–Senator Gallagher.  Approved February 19, 1960

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AN ACT to provide an additional and supplemental appropriation for the support of the legislative commission in carrying out the provisions of chapter 60, Statutes of Nevada 1959, relating to a study of the fiscal affairs of the state and local governmental subdivisions. Senate Bill No. 55–Committee on Taxation.  Approved February 19, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 484.164, relating to a vehicle entering a yield intersection, by requiring a driver of such vehicle to reduce speed rather than slow down to 15 miles per hour or less. Senate Bill No. 57–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 19, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 391.300, relating to causes for dismissal of school personnel, by allowing dismissed school teachers, principals and superintendents to hear and reply to charges against them for which they were dismissed; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 62–Senator Gallagher.  Approved February 19, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 19.210, relating to fees of the county clerk of Lyon County, by revising fees and the services for which they may be charged; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 72–Senator Whitacre.  Approved February 19, 1960

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AN ACT providing an appropriation for the relief of Hobart Leonard. Senate Bill No. 75–Senator Settelmeyer.  Approved February 19, 1960

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AN ACT to repeal an act entitled “An Act to appropriate $100,000 for the defense of a certain suit wherein Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad Company, Union Pacific Railroad Company and Oregon Short Line Railroad Company, corporations, are plaintiffs and the State of Nevada, the Nevada tax commission, the counties of Clark, Elko and Lincoln, and certain county officers are defendants; and for the defense of any other suit or suits of a similar nature hereafter commenced against the state, the Nevada tax commission or any county of this state,” approved February 17, 1959; providing that any moneys remaining in the appropriation made by section 1 of such act shall revert to the general fund in the state treasury; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 92–Committee on Finance.  Approved February 19, 1960

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AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the support of the state welfare department for aid to dependent children for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1960. Assembly Bill No. 165–Miss Frazier, Messrs. Christensen (Clark) and Knisley.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 539.515, relating to expenditures by irrigation districts for recreational grounds, by increasing the amount that may be expended in 1 year from $1,000 to $5,000 in districts having reservoirs for the storage of water with a capacity of 250,000 acre-feet or more. Assembly Bill No. 13–Mr. Dyer.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 539.480, relating to limitations on the incurrence of indebtedness by irrigation districts, by increasing the amount of assessments which may be levied by the boards of directors of irrigation districts; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 14–Mr. Dyer.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 539.237 and 539.240, relating to the authority of boards of directors of irrigation districts to generate, transmit and sell electric power and acquire electric power and transmission lines, by increasing the limits of the costs of such electric power and transmission lines which may be acquired without an election in irrigation districts having a reservoir or reservoirs for the storage of water with a capacity of 250,000 acre-feet or more. Assembly Bill No. 15–Mr. Dyer.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 279 of NRS, relating to urban renewal and community redevelopment, by adding new sections establishing a special judicial proceeding to determine the validity of urban renewal plans and proposed bond issues in connection therewith; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 43–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 333.120, relating to the revolving fund of the state department of purchasing, by increasing such fund to $500,000; appropriating $200,000 for such fund; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 57–Messrs. Bailey, Knisley, Humphrey (Washoe) and Bastian.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 387.055 and 388.410, relating to vocational rehabilitation grants and the state board for vocational education, by authorizing such board to accept and direct the disbursement of moneys received from the Federal Government for the vocational rehabilitation program; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 82–Miss Herr, Messrs. Bastian and Schouweiler.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the support of the Nevada school of industry for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1960. Assembly Bill No. 90–Messrs. Knisley, Bastian, Humphrey (Washoe), Bailey and Parks.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT to amend Title 48 of NRS, relating to water, by adding a new chapter establishing a procedure for loans from the flood control revolving fund to counties, cities and public districts to pay the costs of engineering, administration, acquisition of easements and rights-of-way and other costs; declaring state policy; defining terms; providing for reimbursement of such fund; prescribing the powers and duties of the director of the state department of conservation and natural resources; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 134–Clark County Delegation.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 542.040 and 542.070, relating to watershed protection and flood prevention districts, by providing that such districts, upon creation, become governmental subdivisions; by authorizing such districts to acquire property by condemnation or otherwise and to borrow from the flood control revolving fund; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 135–Clark County Delegation.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 403.130, relating to the salary and traveling expenses of county road supervisors, by removing the $2,400-per-year limit on such salaries. Assembly Bill No. 146–Mr. Murphy.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 706.500, relating to liability insurance to be provided by motor carriers, by designating the public service commission as the agency to require and approve such insurance. Assembly Bill No. 149–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 484.370, relating to lamps on parked vehicles, by providing that the light which a vehicle parked on a roadway must display may be an amber light. Assembly Bill No. 150–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 392 of NRS, relating to school pupils, by creating a new provision declaring the policy of the legislature concerning corporal and other punishment of pupils in the public schools; requiring boards of trustees of school districts to authorize by regulation reasonable corporal or other punishment of pupils by certificated personnel; limiting the administration of corporal punishment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 3–Senator Slattery.  Approved February 24, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 334 of NRS, relating to public purchasing, by creating a new provision prohibiting state agencies from acquiring real property unless such acquisition is otherwise provided for by law. Senate Bill No. 39–Senators Brown, Gallagher, Seevers and Whitacre (by request of the Legislative Commission).  Approved February 26, 1960

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AN ACT to amend Title 40 of NRS, relating to public health and safety, by creating a new chapter which establishes a cancer advisory council; by providing for the qualifications, appointment and terms of members; by prescribing the duties of the council and the state department of health with respect to the investigation of cancer treatment; by defining terms; by providing penalties; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 33–Senators Echeverria, Lemaire, Lamb, Brown, Seevers, Dial, Frank, Whitacre, Settelmeyer, Black, McGowan, Gallagher, Rand, Duffy and Monroe.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 481.051, relating to the powers and duties of the director of the department of motor vehicles, by permitting the director to appoint agents to assist in the collection of special fuel taxes and one-trip license fees for the department; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 83–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT creating the 1960 emergency state distributive school fund in the state treasury; appropriating the sum of $2,462,700 from the general fund in the state treasury to the 1960 emergency state distributive school fund; providing the methods for apportioning the 1960 emergency state distributive school fund among the several county school districts of the state and providing the times for payments thereof; providing for the deposit and use of such moneys by county school districts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 109–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to provide an additional and supplemental appropriation for the support of the state department of conservation and natural resources for forest fire suppression for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1960. Senate Bill No. 106–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 408 of NRS, relating to highways and roads, by adding new sections providing for the disposition of easements and property held in fee by the state upon relocation or vacation of highways; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 95–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 408.155, relating to the advisory board to the board of directors of the department of highways, by providing that meetings of the advisory board shall be held on or about June 1 and December 1 of each year at a place to be determined by the board chairman. Senate Bill No. 94–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 439.110, relating to the state health officer, by allowing such officer to cooperate with the University of Nevada in the preparation and teaching of a public health program. Senate Bill No. 69–Committee on Education and State University.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act fixing the compensation of certain county officers of Esmeralda County, Nevada; authorizing and empowering the board of county commissioners of 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,” approved March 21, 1957. Senate Bill No. 51–Senator Duffy.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 425.030, defining certain words and terms used in the Aid to Dependent Children Act of 1955, by redefining “dependent child” to include children over 16 years and under 18 years of age who are regularly attending school and obtaining a passing grade in their studies. Senate Bill No. 48–Senator Lamb.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 122.060, relating to marriage license fees, by authorizing county commissioners in counties having a population of less than 20,000 to allow the county clerk to retain part of the fee received for a marriage license issued after regular office hours. Senate Bill No. 41–Senator Gallagher.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 548.520, relating to exclusion of lands from a soil conservation district, by permitting the withdrawal of land from a soil conservation district. Assembly Bill No. 153–Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 408.605, relating to state highway Route 41, by changing the designation of such route. Assembly Bill No. 119–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 2.300, relating to the authority of the supreme court to employ stenographic and law clerks, by providing authority to increase the number of law clerks employed from two to three. Senate Bill No. 79–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 356.085, relating to interest on deposits of public funds, by providing that interest on such deposits be paid at least annually. Senate Bill No. 74–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 408.920, relating to progress payments to highway contractors, by clarifying the provisions which fix the limits of such payments. Senate Bill No. 82–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 287.010, 287.020 and 287.040, relating to group insurance for employees of political subdivisions, by allowing the governing bodies of political subdivisions to defray a part, not to exceed 50 percent, of the cost of group insurance and medical and hospital plans by contribution, providing for the budgeting of funds for such contributions, and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 16–Messrs. Crosby, Bissett, Crawford, Christensen (Washoe) and Miss Frazier.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS 247.290, relating to fees of county recorders in counties polling less than or in excess of 800 votes where such fees are not otherwise specifically provided for, by increasing the fee for certificates under seal from 75 cents to $1.00 in counties polling over 800 votes in the last general election. Assembly Bill No. 62–Mr. Murphy.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 350.140, relating to contents of bids to purchase bonds of municipal corporations, by authorizing a bidder for municipal bonds to make deposit of the requisite percentage of the bid by cashier’s check. Assembly Bill No. 78–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 610.020 and 610.150, relating to apprenticeships and contents of apprentice agreements or indentures, by providing that an apprentice shall not be discriminated against with respect to employment because of race, color, creed or national origin; to amend chapter 610 of NRS, relating to apprenticeships, by adding a new section providing that any employer, association or organization which so discriminates against an apprentice shall be suspended for 1 year from participation in the apprenticeship program; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 111–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 387.440 and 387.635, relating to school district bonds, by authorizing a bidder for county school district bonds or joint school district bonds to deposit the requisite percentage of the bid by cashier’s check. Assembly Bill No. 115–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT appropriating the sum of $15,000 from the general fund of the state for the purpose of the design and construction of a building in Reno, Nevada, for the state department of agriculture in which to house agricultural chemical trucks; providing where the building will be located; specifying the powers, duties and requirements of the state planning board; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 155–Messrs. Giomi, Knisley, Rowntree and Swackhamer.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 311.100, relating to boards of directors of water and sanitation districts, by increasing the compensation of each member of such boards from $60 to $180 per year. Assembly Bill No. 196–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 362 of NRS, relating to taxes on patented mines and proceeds of mines, by allowing county assessors, with approval of the board of county commissioners, the district attorney and the Nevada tax commission, to remove the amount of, and the name of the person owing, taxes on the proceeds of unpatented mines, if it is impossible or impractical to collect such taxes; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 26–Committee on Taxation.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 366.270, 366.330, 706.520, 706.560 to 706.580, inclusive, and 706.800, relating to special fuel users’ licenses and to motor vehicle carriers’ licenses and fees, by providing that a special fuel dealer’s license is valid until revoked; by placing motor vehicle carrier license fees and other fixed annual fees on a calendar-year basis; to repeal NRS section 706.570, relating to motor carrier license fees; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 105–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to provide an additional and supplemental appropriation for the support of the state department of education for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1960, for the distributive school fund and public school teachers’ retirement. Senate Bill No. 108–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 1, 1960

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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. 110–Senator Lemaire.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 286 of NRS, relating to the public employees’ retirement system, by adding a new section authorizing civilian employees of the Nevada national guard to become members of such system; to amend NRS sections 287.050 and 287.190, relating to the participation of employees of the state and its political subdivisions in the federal old-age and survivors insurance system, by authorizing participation by civilian employees of the Nevada national guard in both the public employees’ retirement system and the federal old-age and survivors insurance system; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 131–Messrs. Collins and Bay.  Approved March 1, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 244 of NRS, relating to county government, by adding new sections providing for the election of five county commissioners in counties having 50,000 or more population; to amend NRS sections 244.010, 244.020, 244.025, 244.050, 403.020 and 450.140, relating to the number, qualifications and election of county commissioners, to commissioner districts and to members of boards of county highway commissioners and county boards of hospital trustees, by making changes necessitated by the addition of such new sections; to repeal NRS section 244.015, relating to the procedure for increasing the number of county commissioners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 170–Messrs. Humphrey (Washoe), Dieleman, Bailey, Bunker, Christensen (Washoe), Gibson, Christensen (Clark), Crawford, Misses Herr and Frazier.  Approved March 3, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 206.320, relating to unlawful removal of petrified wood, and NRS sections 381.020 to 381.170, inclusive, 381.190 and 381.195, relating to the Nevada state museum, by changing the name “board of directors” to “board of trustees”; by allowing the museum to prepare the natural history of Nevada and the Great Basin, and to create departments for natural history; by raising the salary of the museum director; by deleting the provision that the state planning board need not be consulted nor need it approve plans and specifications or construction authorized by the board of directors; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 18–Senator Dial.  Approved March 3, 1960

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AN ACT to repeal NRS section 111.360, relating to invalidity of conveyances to federal, state and local governments until the full share of the bonded indebtedness of the county has been paid; validating certain conveyances and instruments of conveyance; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 86–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 3, 1960

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88

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 482.180, 482.260, 482.261, 482.263, 482.280 and 482.283, relating to the motor vehicle fund, collection of fees and taxes for motor vehicles, property tax exemptions and registration of motor vehicles, by providing that motor vehicles shall be taxed at the same rate as other personal property; by providing for commissions to the state and counties for collection of such taxes; by requiring registration through the office or agent of the department in the county of residence; by requiring county assessors to deliver motor vehicles registration records to the department of motor vehicles; by providing for the return of such records; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 93–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved March 7, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapters 209, 210, 423 and 433 of NRS, and NRS sections 209.010, 209.090, 210.060 and 433.100, relating to the Nevada state prison, the Nevada school of industry, the Nevada state children’s home and the Nevada state hospital, and to the heads of such institutions, by providing that the heads of such institutions shall be entitled to the use of residences supplied by the state, certain appliances and utilities, and meals at the institutions when supervising personnel or inmates; by requiring the heads of such institutions to reside at the residences provided by the state; by allowing continued use and prohibiting replacement by the state of furnishings now in use in such residences; by providing that perquisites for employees and charges for services rendered to employees residing at such institutions shall be at the discretion of the governor; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 88–Messrs. Knisley, Bastian, Humphrey (Washoe), Bailey and Parks.  Approved March 7, 1960

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AN ACT authorizing the board of county commissioners of Mineral County, Nevada, acting as the town board of the unincorporated town of Hawthorne, Mineral County, Nevada, to use all or a part of any moneys received in lieu of a franchise tax pursuant to the provisions of chapter 45, Statutes of Nevada 1921, as amended, from the Mineral County power system for the payment of the “city of Hawthorne paving bonds” and interest thereon, which bonds were issued pursuant to the provisions of chapter 186, Statutes of Nevada 1953. Senate Bill No. 128–Senator Seevers.  Approved March 7, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 331.105, relating to the central mailing room for state agencies, by excepting outgoing parcel post of the statute revision commission, other than interoffice mail, from mailing through the central mailing room. Senate Bill No. 107–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 7, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 443 of NRS, relating to tuberculosis, by establishing the tuberculosis care program, by defining terms, by providing for eligibility for care, for contract services, for personnel, financing and administration of the program, for regulations by the state board of health, and by providing other matters properly relating thereto; and to repeal NRS sections 443.010 to 443.080, inclusive, relating to tuberculosis. Senate Bill No. 45–Committee on Public Health.  Approved March 7, 1960

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93

AN ACT to amend NRS section 590.575, relating to licenses issued by the liquefied petroleum gas board, by increasing fees for certain such licenses. Senate Bill No. 40–Senators McGowan and Dial (by request).  Approved March 8, 1960

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94

AN ACT to amend Title 8 of NRS, relating to commercial transactions, by creating a new chapter relating to private bulk grain storage; defining terms; providing penalties; establishing requirements for sale of grain without delivery; providing for notices of sale; establishing duties of sellers of grain; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 105–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 8, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS 284.110, relating to the personnel administration fund of the department of personnel, by increasing such fund from $20,000 to $35,000, and appropriating $15,000 for such fund. Assembly Bill No. 107–Messrs. Monaghan, Knisley and Pozzi.  Approved March 8, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 239.110, relating to destruction of records of county clerks, by allowing the microfilming and destruction of district court minutes and of affidavits supporting applications for marriage licenses; to amend chapter 239 of NRS, relating to public records, by providing for the admissibility in evidence of microfilm copies of such minutes and affidavits, and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 125–Messrs. Bissett and Monaghan.  Approved March 8, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 321 of NRS, relating to state lands, by providing that the state land register shall examine applications by the state, its agencies and political subdivisions to lease or purchase public lands pursuant to the Public and Recreational Purposes Act of 1926, as amended, declaring legislative intent; requiring the state land register to keep records of such applications, and to adopt regulations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 128–Mr. Evans.  Approved March 8, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 268 of NRS, relating to duties of incorporated cities, by adding new sections providing for the continued levy and collection of business license taxes levied in previously unincorporated areas after such areas are incorporated if the proceeds of such taxes are pledged for the payment of county fair and recreation board bonds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 139–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 8, 1960

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AN ACT authorizing Washoe County, State of Nevada, to enlarge, repair, reconstruct, improve, extend or better the county courthouse, to equip and furnish the same and to acquire suitable 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 and conditions concerning such bonds and such taxes; and concerning other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 158–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 8, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 202 of NRS, relating to crimes against public health and safety, by providing that the operation or maintenance of any shoe-fitting device which uses fluoroscopic, X-ray or radiation principles, constitutes a misdemeanor. Assembly Bill No. 164–Messrs. Crawford and Christensen (Washoe).  Approved March 8, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 353 of NRS, relating to state financial administration, by creating a new provision establishing the state board of examiners emergency fund; permitting the expenditures of funds for emergency purposes and for payment of salaries of state replacement personnel; requiring the submission of an annual report; appropriating money for such fund; to repeal NRS sections 353.265 and 353.267, relating to expenditure of unappropriated moneys for emergency purposes and for payment of salaries of replacement personnel; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 166–Messrs. Gibson, Bastian and Knisley.  Approved March 8, 1960

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AN ACT transferring moneys in obsolete or inactive funds to the general fund in the state treasury. Assembly Bill No. 193–Messrs. Knisley and Monaghan.  Approved March 8, 1960

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103

AN ACT to amend NRS section 612.180, which defines the word “state” for the purposes of the unemployment compensation law, by deleting an obsolete reference to the territories of Alaska and Hawaii. Assembly Bill No. 198–Committee on Labor.  Approved March 8, 1960

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AN ACT authorizing and directing the state controller to transfer funds from the state welfare department foster home care fund to the child welfare fund. Assembly Bill No. 209–Messrs. Gibson, Evans, Christensen (Clark) and Pozzi.  Approved March 8, 1960

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105

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. 211–Mr. Berrum (by request).  Approved March 8, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 284.350, relating to annual and sick leave of state officers and employees, by providing that no state elected officer shall be paid for accumulated annual leave upon termination of his service. Assembly Bill No. 215–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 8, 1960

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AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate the city of Sparks, in Washoe County, and defining the boundaries thereof, and to authorize the establishing of a city government therefor, and other matters relating thereto, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict herewith,” approved March 28, 1949, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 229–Messrs. Christensen (Washoe) and Crosby.  Approved March 8, 1960

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108

AN ACT to amend NRS section 228.190, relating to the power of the attorney general to intervene in certain proceedings, by authorizing him to intervene or appear in actions or proceedings involving construction of dams, powerplants or other structures which affect the interests of Nevada; by ratifying any intervention or appearance made by the attorney general of the kind authorized by this act prior to its effective date; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 25–Senator Brown.  Approved March 8, 1960

125

109

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 482.200, 482.215, 482.220, 482.240, 482.270, 482.320, 482.325, 482.330, 482.385, 482.399, 482.400, 482.410, 482.490, 482.515 and 706.680, relating to registration and licensing of motor vehicles and to manufacturer and dealer license plates, by providing that all applications for registration except renewal registration shall be made to the office or agent of the department of motor vehicles in the county in which the applicant resides; by providing for the issuance, number, cost and use of manufacturer and dealer license plates and limited use permits; by providing for special license plates for loaned vehicles; by providing for regulations by the department of motor vehicles and for reciprocity agreements concerning dealer license plates; by requiring proof of ownership, inspection fees and a count of unused license plates; by providing for the payment of property taxes; and by providing penalties; to amend chapter 482 of NRS by adding new sections allowing registration of vehicles by dealers without payment of property taxes, exempting certain vehicles from property taxes while held for sale, providing for special limited use motor vehicle permits and requiring proof of ownership upon transfer; placing former employees of county assessors who enter the employ of the department of motor vehicles in the classified service; to repeal NRS sections 482.405 and 482.495, relating to transfers of vehicles to dealers and to transfer fees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 112–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved March 8, 1960

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110

AN ACT to amend chapter 328 of NRS, relating to public lands, by providing for the consent of the people of the State of Nevada to the acquisition of state lands by the United States for migratory bird conservation areas and waterfowl production areas; by providing conditions and limitations; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 31–Mr. Evans.  Approved March 8, 1960

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111

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 116.050, 255.110, 270.020, 278.410, 278.510 and 625.350, relating to the specifications for and preparation and contents of maps, plats and records of survey, by allowing the use of materials of a permanent nature generally used for such purposes in the engineering profession. Assembly Bill No. 77–Mr. Waters.  Approved March 8, 1960

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112

AN ACT to amend chapter 209 of NRS, relating to the Nevada state prison, by adding a new provision creating the prison residence improvement fund to consist of rents charged for occupancy of prison residences, and authorizing the warden, subject to the approval of the board of state prison commissioners, to expend the moneys in such fund to improve existing prison residences and to construct new residences; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 89–Messrs. Knisley, Bastian, Humphrey (Washoe), Bailey and Parks.  Approved March 8, 1960

139

113

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 423.010, 423.050 and 423.060, relating to the superintendent and matron of the Nevada state children’s home, by abolishing the position of matron of the home and by increasing the salary of the superintendent of the home. Assembly Bill No. 91–Messrs. Knisley, Bastian, Humphrey (Washoe), Bailey and Parks.  Approved March 8, 1960

140

114

AN ACT to amend NRS section 651.040, relating to advertising by hotels and motels, by changing the restriction on the applicability of such section to counties having a population of 10,000 or more. Assembly Bill No. 95–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 8, 1960

140

115

AN ACT ratifying the action of the city council of the City of North Las Vegas concerning certain street-lighting improvements in such city; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 213–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 9, 1960

142

116

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 209.120 and 209.130, relating to powers and absence of the warden of the Nevada state prison, by providing for the appointment and fixing of salaries of a deputy warden and captain of the guard of the state prison, and by allowing prison employees 2 days off in each week of service; to amend chapter 209 of NRS, relating to the Nevada state prison, by providing for the safekeeping of funds and valuables of prisoners by the warden, and by creating a prisoners’ store fund and providing for the administration, sources and uses of such fund; to repeal NRS section 209.210, relating to federal prisoners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 127–Committee on State Institutions.  Approved March 9, 1960

143

117

AN ACT to amend NRS section 386.290, relating to compensation and traveling expenses of members of the boards of trustees of school districts, by allowing travel expenses and per diem allowances for one trustee of any such board at the same rate authorized by law for state officers when such trustee attends certain educational meetings. Assembly Bill No. 97–Committee on Education.  Approved March 9, 1960

144

118

AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the support of the state planning board for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1960. Senate Bill No. 132–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 9, 1960

145

119

AN ACT to amend chapter 234 of NRS, relating to boundaries of the State of Nevada by adding new sections ratifying the interstate compact executed February 6, 1960, fixing a part of the boundary between Nevada and Arizona; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 121–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 9, 1960

145

120

AN ACT to amend chapter 286 of NRS, relating to public employees’ retirement, by adding new provisions allowing supreme court justices and district judges to join the public employees’ retirement system; creating restrictions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 115–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 9, 1960

151

121

AN ACT to amend NRS section 2.370, relating to Nevada Reports and advance sheets, by requiring the clerk of the supreme court to mail copies of a decision of the supreme court to the counsel upon each side of the case. Senate Bill No. 114–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 9, 1960

152

122

AN ACT to amend NRS section 78.130, relating to corporation officers, be eliminating the requirement that a president be a member of the board of directors of the corporation. Senate Bill No. 90–Committee on Judiciary (by request of the Statute Revision Commission).  Approved March 9, 1960

152

123

AN ACT to amend NRS section 100.010, relating to preferred labor claims, by creating a preference of wage claims over claims of the state for sales and use taxes; to amend the title of an act entitled “An Act to amend NRS sections 78.720 and 150.220, relating to the amount of wage claims accorded priority in the dissolution of a corporation and in the order of payment of such claims in the administration of an estate, by providing a uniform amount for such claims; to amend NRS sections 372.565 and 612.650, relating to the subordination of certain claims to claims for sales and use taxes and the priority unemployment compensation contributions upon the distribution of an employer’s assets, by providing that wage claims shall have priority over unpaid sales and use taxes and unemployment compensation contributions,” approved April 2, 1959, by deleting all reference therein to NRS section 372.565; to repeal section 3 of the above entitled act, relating to the amendment of NRS section 372.565; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 88–Committee on Judiciary (by request of the Statute Revision Commission).  Approved March 9, 1960

153

124

AN ACT to amend NRS section 616.375, relating to actions by employees against employers who fail to provide industrial insurance, by correcting an error in a cross reference. Senate Bill No. 87–Committee on Judiciary (by request of the Statute Revision Commission).  Approved March 9, 1960

154

125

AN ACT to amend chapter 645 of NRS, relating to real estate brokers and salesmen, by adding new sections requiring an applicant for a real estate broker’s license to furnish proof of successful completion of an approved course in real estate principles offered by the University of Nevada or an accredited or approved school, or of experience in the real estate business within the year immediately preceding application; by requiring the Nevada real estate commission to promulgate regulations relating to such courses and schools and to adopt regulations to the standard of instruction in such schools; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 49–Senator Dial.  Approved March 9, 1960

155

126

AN ACT to amend NRS section 281.150, which prohibits payment of educational leave stipends to state officers and employees, by authorizing payment of educational leave stipends from federal funds to personnel of the state welfare department if the person seeking such stipend agrees to return to the employ of the state on the basis of one year for each nine months leave taken or to refund the amount of the stipends. Senate Bill No. 32–Senator Duffy.  Approved March 9, 1960

156

127

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 41.290 and 440.160, relating to proceedings to change names of persons and the preservation and indexing of certificates of birth, by requiring the clerk of court to transmit a certified copy of each order changing the name of a person to the state registrar of vital statistics, and by requiring an index card to be kept for each name of every person; to amend chapter 440 of NRS, relating to vital statistics, by creating a new provision establishing the procedure for indicating changes of names on certificates of birth; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 31–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 9, 1960

157

128

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 200.470 and 200.480, relating to the crimes of assault and assault and battery, by providing that such crimes may be punished by both the prescribed fine and the prescribed imprisonment. Senate Bill No. 28–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 9, 1960

158

129

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 321.500 and 321.510, relating to the development of Fort Mohave Valley, by allowing the acquisition of additional lands by the Colorado River commission; by authorizing such commission to relinquish any right to acquire certain land; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 17–Senator Brown.  Approved March 9, 1960

158

130

AN ACT to amend chapter 41 of NRS, relating to actions and proceedings in particular cases concerning persons, by creating a new provision requiring the court, in personal injury actions, to instruct the jury to disregard evidence or testimony relating to, the mention of, or the implication of the existence or nonexistence of liability insurance when irrelevant; by prohibiting the declaring of a mistrial in such cases; by providing that the court shall reserve its decision on the mistrial until the end of trial; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 30–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 9, 1960

159

131

AN ACT to amend chapter 628 of NRS, relating to accountants, by creating new provisions relating to certified public accountants and public accountants; defining certain words and terms; creating the Nevada state board of public accountants and providing for the number of members thereof, their appointment, terms, qualifications, compensation and removal; providing powers and duties of such board; providing for the appointment of grievance committees and the powers and duties thereof; providing for the licensing, registration and regulation of certified public accountants and public accountants and partnerships thereof; providing for the revocation and suspension of certificates, licenses, permits and registrations; declaring certain acts unlawful and providing penalties therefor; to repeal NRS sections 628.010 to 628.080, inclusive, relating to certified public accountants; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 111–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 9, 1960

160

132

AN ACT to amend NRS section 80.050, relating to fees payable by foreign corporations, by fixing the maximum fee payable by a foreign corporation. Assembly Bill No. 195–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 9, 1960

177

133

AN ACT making a supplemental appropriation for the support of the 1960 session of the Nevada legislature. Senate Bill No. 158–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 10, 1960

177

134

AN ACT to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled “An Act authorizing Storey County, State of Nevada, to establish, construct, otherwise acquire, reconstruct, improve, extend or better, a firehouse, 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 $100,000 and the levy of taxes in connection therewith; prescribing other details concerning such bonds and such taxes; and concerning other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 4, 1959. Assembly Bill No. 224–Mr. Nevin.  Approved March 10, 1960

178

135

AN ACT to amend NRS section 268.095, relating to the authority of incorporated cities and towns to fix, impose and collect taxes for revenue and regulatory purposes and the assignment of the proceeds thereof, by broadening the purposes for which such license taxes may be assigned; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 238–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 10, 1960

179

136

AN ACT to amend chapter 244 of NRS, relating to county government, by creating a new provision relating to license taxes assigned or appropriated by cities, towns and counties in connection with recreational facilities pertaining to county fair and recreation boards; to validate and ratify all proceedings and action taken preliminary to and in the collection of such license taxes and in the receipt, control, investment and expenditure of any and all moneys and funds pertaining thereto; and to provide other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 237–Washoe County Delegation.  Approved March 10, 1960

180

137

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 639.010, 639.100 and 639.170, relating to pharmacists and pharmacy, by adding definitions of certain words; requiring manufacturers and wholesalers to obtain permits from the state board of pharmacy and to pay certain fees therefor; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 73–Committee on Public Health.  Approved March 10, 1960

181

138

AN ACT to amend chapter 247 of NRS, relating to county recorders, by establishing a fee schedule for the county recorder of Douglas County. Senate Bill No. 134–Senator Settelmeyer.  Approved March 10, 1960

183

139

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 464.040, 466.080, 466.100, 466.120, 466.170, 466.210 and 466.220, relating to commissions on pari-mutuel wagering, to the Nevada racing commission, and to licenses, fees, rules, regulations, exceptions, funds and penalties, by allowing horse racing licensees 14 percent of the gross pari-mutuel handle; by providing exceptions to fee requirements; and by providing for contents of regulations, for hearings, for penalties and for use of funds; to amend chapter 466 of NRS, relating to horse racing, by adding a new section imposing a tax for the support of the Nevada racing commission of 1 percent of total money wagered on horse racing; to repeal NRS section 464.090, relating to exceptions from pari-mutuel wagering provisions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 96–Senators Settelmeyer, Whitacre and Brown.  Approved March 10, 1960

185

140

AN ACT to amend NRS section 425.150, relating to notice to the district attorney that aid to a dependent child has been granted, by providing that other appropriate officials shall be notified. Assembly Bill No. 26–Mr. Schouweiler.  Approved March 10, 1960

188

141

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate Carson City,” approved February 25, 1875, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 9–Ormsby County Delegation.  Approved March 12, 1960

189

142

AN ACT authorizing and directing the superintendent of the Nevada state hospital to convey to the state land register, without consideration, certain real property owned by the State of Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 197–Committee on Internal Improvements and Public Lands.  Approved March 12, 1960

219

143

AN ACT to amend NRS section 122.070, relating to ministers who may solemnize marriages, by changing the qualifications for ministers who may solemnize marriages; by allowing temporary replacements for ministers to solemnize marriages; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 160–Messrs. Schouweiler and Monaghan.  Approved March 12, 1960

219

144

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 providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 138–Mr. Pasquale.  Approved March 12, 1960

220

145

AN ACT to amend NRS section 662.020, relating to operating cash, balances and reserves of banks, by changing the method of computing the sum of cash and balances banks are required to have on hand and deleting the provision relating to the reserve requirement for banks which have been made depositaries for the reserves of other banks; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 125–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 12, 1960

223

146

AN ACT to amend NRS section 661.020, relating to paid-up capital and surplus of state banks, by adding undivided profits and reserves for losses to such capital and surplus in determining required percentage of total deposit liability; by requiring the superintendent of banks and the state board of finance to include such profits and reserves as part of the capital requirements for a state bank; by deleting provision allowing inclusion of certain cash reserves; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 124–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 12, 1960

224

147

AN ACT to amend NRS section 665.040, relating to service of copies of a bank examination report on the board of directors of the bank, by requiring the superintendent of banks to serve a copy of such report on the president or secretary of the board of directors of the bank, rather than on each member, and to make copies of such report available to such members. Senate Bill No. 118–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 12, 1960

225

148

AN ACT to amend NRS section 78.770, relating to fees for filing certificate of consolidation or merger, by providing that in computing filing fees upon consolidation of foreign and domestic corporations the new corporation shall be allowed credit for filing fees paid by its constituent corporations; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 117–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 12, 1960

226

149

AN ACT to amend NRS section 14.030, relating to service of process upon foreign associations and private and municipal corporations upon failure to appoint resident agents, by changing the time allowed before service may be made on secretary of state from 15 to 30 days. Senate Bill No. 89–Committee on Judiciary (by request of the Statute Revision Commission).  Approved March 12, 1960

226

150

AN ACT providing for site acquisition and for the construction, design and minimum furnishing of a fish and game headquarters building in Washoe County; specifying the powers and duties of the state board of fish and game commissioners and the state planning board; creating a fund; transferring funds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 78–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 12, 1960

227

151

AN ACT to amend NRS section 503.580, relating to the unlawful setting of traps within 200 feet of a public road or highway, by redefining the term “public road or highway.” Senate Bill No. 35–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 12, 1960

229

152

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act authorizing the board of county commissioners of Mineral County to order the transfer of moneys from the Courthouse Construction Fund to the Mount Grant General Hospital Construction Fund to be used for construction uses and uses allied thereto; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 30, 1959. Assembly Bill No. 227–Messrs. Parks and Viani.  Approved March 12, 1960

229

153

AN ACT providing an additional and supplemental appropriation for the support of the Nevada state prison for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1960. Assembly Bill No. 210–Messrs. Christensen (Clark), Gibson, Knisley and Evans.  Approved March 12, 1960

230

154

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act supplementary to and amendatory of an act entitled ‘An Act to incorporate Carson City,’ approved February 25, 1875, as amended, providing for an election by the qualified voters of Carson City to determine whether certain county officers shall be ex officio officers of such city, prescribing the duties of the board of city trustees relative thereto, and providing the duties of the ex officio officers and other matters connected therewith,” approved March 23, 1951, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 241–Ormsby County Delegation.  Approved March 12, 1960

231

155

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to incorporate Carson City,” approved February 25, 1875, as amended. Assembly Bill No. 242–Ormsby County Delegation (by request).  Approved March 12, 1960

232

156

AN ACT appropriating the sum of $657,600 from the general fund in the state treasury for the purpose of the design, construction and minimum furnishings of a science and technology 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 providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 14–Senator Brown.  Approved March 14, 1960

234

157

AN ACT to amend Title 24 of NRS, relating to elections, by creating new chapters relating to the manner of conducting primary and general elections, the exercise of the initiative and referendum, and election of United States Senators and Representatives in Congress and the recall of public officers; to amend NRS sections 244.090, 283.460, 386.250, 386.260, 387.340, 387.360, 387.375, 387.380, 387.535, 387.555, 387.570 and 387.575, relating to meetings of boards of county commissioners, recall of public officers, school trustees and school bond elections, by making internal reference changes required; to repeal chapters 292, 294, 296, 299, 300, 301, 302, 303 and 305 of NRS, relating to primary and general elections, election of United States Senators and Representatives in Congress, the initiative, referendum and recall; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 67–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 14, 1960

235

158

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 517.040 and 517.050, relating to location work to be performed within 90 days of posting a mining claim location notice, and to recording of such claim, by changing the requirements for such work; by allowing such work to be done on contiguous claims; by changing the contents required in location certificates; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 123–Committee on Mining.  Approved March 14, 1960

291

159

AN ACT relating to elections; to amend chapter 301 of NRS, relating to voting and mailing precincts, by adding a new section providing for mailing precincts in distant or inaccessible areas; to amend NRS sections 294.255, 296.105, 296.180, 303.180 and 303.185, relating to voting hours, compensation of election officers and forms of ballots and ballot labels, by changing voting hours in counties having more than 25,000 registered voters; by changing compensation of some election officers; by providing for the listing of candidates’ names on certain voting machines; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 143–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 14, 1960

293

160

AN ACT to amend NRS section 446.020, which defines food establishments, by excepting from such definition premises on which religious, charitable and other nonprofit organizations sell food products for the purpose of raising funds. Senate Bill No. 148–Committee on Public Health.  Approved March 14, 1960

295

161

AN ACT to amend chapter 286 of NRS, relating to the public employees’ retirement system, by adding a new section authorizing participation of the civilian employees of the Nevada national guard in such system; to repeal chapter 84, Statutes of Nevada 1960, relating to participation of the civilian employees of the Nevada national guard in the public employees’ retirement system; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 153–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 14, 1960

296

162

AN ACT to amend NRS section 281.160, relating to expenses of state employees and officers, by providing for uniform travel and subsistence allowances for such employees and officers while transacting public business away from their offices, and by creating restrictions; to amend NRS sections 218.220, 281.172, 463.312, 463.330, 513.060 and 645.140, relating to expenses of legislators and members of the advisory mining board, expenditures of, and hearings before, the state gaming control board, expenses of the real estate commission and advancement of expenses of state officers and employees, by deleting all references to NRS section 281.170; to repeal NRS section 281.170, relating to expenses of state officers and employees; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 94–Messrs. Knisley, Bastian, Bailey, Humphrey (Washoe) and Parks.  Approved March 14, 1960

297

163

AN ACT to amend Title 40 of NRS, relating to public health and safety, by adding a new chapter creating a state alcoholism agency; defining terms; providing for the appointment and classification of a director and the appointment of an advisory board; defining the powers and duties of the agency and of the advisory board; prescribing the qualifications of the director and members of the advisory board; appropriating $25,000 for the support of such agency; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 123–Messrs. Bastian, Bleak, Bunker, Schouweiler and Miss Herr.  Approved March 14, 1960

306

164

AN ACT to amend NRS section 692.135, relating to definitions in health and accident insurance policies, by defining the phrase “medical or surgical services” as including the services of a chiropodist; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 186–Mr. Bissett.  Approved March 14, 1960

309

165

AN ACT to amend chapter 644 of NRS, relating to cosmetology, by creating new provisions establishing additional qualifications for applicants for certain examinations after July 1, 1961, abolishing the classification of permanent wavers except for persons holding current licenses as permanent wavers; requiring a bond from the owner of each school of cosmetology, requiring certain information to be filed with the board, requiring prerequisite schooling time before students may work on the public, and prohibiting the advertising of student work unless expressly designated as such; to amend NRS sections 644.070, 644.200, 644.220, 644.240, 644.260, 644.300, 644.310, 644.320, 644.330, 644.340, 644.380, 644.400, 644.420 and 644.425, relating to the state board of cosmetology, certificates of registration and licenses, qualifications and examinations of applicants for licenses and examination and license fees and permits for demonstrations, by requiring the board to meet four times a year; by requiring additional qualifications of applicants; by changing scope of examinations; by changing license fees, by adding a reciprocity provision, by eliminating provisions concerning permanent wavers; by requiring additional information from applicants for school of cosmetology licenses, by requiring additional qualifications for instructors, by providing for inspections, by deleting provision requiring demonstrator to furnish certificate from physician; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 190–Mr. Bissett and Miss Herr.  Approved March 14, 1960

310

166

AN ACT to amend NRS section 463.230, relating to county gaming licenses, by allowing two or more games on the same premises to be licensed by the issuance of a single county license certificate; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 204–Mr. Swanson.  Approved March 14, 1960

318

167

AN ACT to amend NRS section 517.230, relating to affidavits of work performed or improvements made on mining claims, by requiring such affidavits to include dates of performance and names of persons, corporations, contractors or subcontractors who did such work; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 208–Mr. Fitz.  Approved March 14, 1960

319

168

AN ACT to amend NRS section 62.180, relating to the temporary detention of children and the conduct and location of detention homes, by providing that in counties under 20,000 population a detention home for children may adjoin or be on the same grounds as a jail or lockup. Assembly Bill No. 214–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 14, 1960

320

169

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 12.080 and 12.090, relating to parties to an action for death of or injury to another, by removing restriction on an action by a guardian for death of or injury to ward and deleting reference to damages; to amend NRS sections 41.090 and 41.100, relating to wrongful death actions and survival of actions, by removing the restriction on distribution of damages and clarifying an inconsistency with respect to the proper party to bring an action for wrongful death; by allowing recovery for loss of future society and companionship; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 230–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 14, 1960

321

170

AN ACT to amend NRS section 116.070, relating to the sale of certain school lands, by providing that such lands shall be sold or leased in the same manner as other school lands. Assembly Bill No. 236–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 14, 1960

323

171

AN ACT to amend chapter 111 of NRS, relating to estates in property, by adding new sections declaring fraudulent conveyances void as to prior or subsequent purchasers for value without notice; by declaring certain sales to be fraudulent as to creditors if such sales are not accompanied by immediate delivery and actual and continued change of possession; by creating exceptions; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 240–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 14, 1960

324

172

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 635.050, 635.080 and 635.110, relating to chiropody examinations, registration and fees, by increasing fees; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 250–Committee on Public Health and Public Morals.  Approved March 14, 1960

325

173

AN ACT to amend Title 38 of NRS, relating to public welfare, by adding a new chapter establishing a program of public child welfare services; defining terms; providing for administration by the state welfare department and for financial support; and creating funds in the state treasury; to amend chapter 62 of NRS, relating to juvenile courts, by authorizing such courts to utilize public child welfare services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 255–Committee on Social Welfare.  Approved March 14, 1960

326

174

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, by creating a fourth office of district judge in the second judicial district; providing the manner of filling vacancies which may occur and the payment of salaries of the persons appointed to fill such vacancies; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 60–Senator Echeverria.  Approved March 14, 1960

329

175

AN ACT to amend NRS section 463.320, relating to the disposition of state and county gaming license fees, by authorizing counties in which less than 1,000 voters voted at the last preceding general election to apportion and allocate all or a portion of certain moneys received from state gaming license fees to unincorporated cities and towns within the county; by establishing a procedure therefor; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 27–Senators Slattery, Duffy and Rand.  Approved March 14, 1960

330

176

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 407.070, 407.210 and 503.640, relating to powers and duties of the state park commission and to destruction of public property and protection of wildlife in certain areas, by authorizing the state park commission to permit the use of state parks for any lawful purpose and to acquire real and personal property under certain conditions; by providing for regulations by such commission; by allowing the state park commission to except state parks and recreation areas from those areas where wildlife may not be hunted; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 29–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 14, 1960

332

177

AN ACT to amend NRS section 484.600, relating to permits for increased size and weights, by prescribing maximum width limitations for vehicles and loads on highways in the state; and by providing for permits; to repeal NRS section 484.520, relating to widths of vehicles; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 97–Committee on Aviation, Transportation and Highways.  Approved March 14, 1960

334

178

AN ACT to amend NRS section 202.250, relating to prohibitions against the use of spring guns and other deadly weapons, by authorizing the use of loaded spring guns, set guns and other devices for the destruction of burrowing rodents and predatory animals. Senate Bill No. 34–Committee on Fish and Game.  Approved March 14, 1960

336

179

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 452.160 and 452.190, relating to authorized investments for endowment care cemetery funds, by authorizing additional investments. Senate Bill No. 84–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 14, 1960

337

180

AN ACT appropriating $3,000 to the state planning board to pay the costs and expenses of an action by the attorney general to quiet title to certain lands at the Nevada state prison; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 136–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 14, 1960

338

181

AN ACT appropriating $7,500 to the state department of conservation and natural resources for the purpose of conducting a special ground-water reconnaissance survey in cooperation with the United States Geological Survey. Senate Bill No. 135–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 14, 1960

339

182

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. 12–Ormsby County Delegation.  Approved March 14, 1960

340

183

AN ACT providing an additional appropriation of $5,000 to enable the fact-finding body appointed to investigate financial and administrative problems of public schools to supply each county school district a report of the information applicable to such district. Assembly Bill No. 44–Committee on Education.  Approved March 14, 1960

341

184

AN ACT To amend chapter 690 of NRS, relating to life insurance, by creating a new provision authorizing limited coverage for dependents under group life insurance. Assembly Bill No. 110–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 14, 1960

342

185

AN ACT to amend NRS section 361.535, relating to the seizure and sale of personal property, by requiring the county assessor to give notice of seizure of mobile homes, house trailers and boats seized for delinquent taxes; by specifying contents of such notice; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 114–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 14, 1960

343

186

AN ACT to amend NRS section 706.520, relating to licensing of motor carriers, by decreasing the motor carrier license fee of common and contract carriers of property operating exclusively within 5 miles of any incorporated city or town. Assembly Bill No. 151–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 14, 1960

344

187

AN ACT to amend NRS section 482.345, relating to the issuance of automobile dealer’s licenses and dealer’s plates, by increasing the amount of the bond to be filed with the department of motor vehicles prior to the issuance of such licenses or plates from $1,000 to $7,500 for dealers whose places of business are located in counties having a population of 50,000 or more. Assembly Bill No. 169–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 14, 1960

345

188

AN ACT to amend NRS section 573.030, relating to bonds of operators of public livestock auctions, by allowing state department of agriculture to accept from such operators bonds required by the Packers and Stockyards Act of 1921 in lieu of bonds required by state law; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 173–Mr. Young (by request).  Approved March 14, 1960

346

189

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 139.010 and 139.050, relating to administrators of estates, by requiring such administrators to be residents of the State of Nevada; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 185–Mr. Bissett.  Approved March 14, 1960

347

190

AN ACT authorizing the conveyance of certain land of the State of Nevada for the construction of a building thereon for the use of the employment security department under a lease-purchase agreement with the purchaser; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 207–Messrs. Waters, Pozzi, Knisley and Bastian.  Approved March 14, 1960

348

191

AN ACT to amend chapter 612 of NRS, relating to unemployment compensation, by adding a new section authorizing the executive director of the employment security department to enter into lease-purchase agreements for the acquisition of office buildings and the land on which such buildings are located; providing for payment of rentals and acquisition of title to such premises; ratifying existing agreements; giving assurances to the Bureau of Employment Security of the United States Department of Labor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 226–Messrs. Waters, Pozzi, Knisley and Bastian.  Approved March 14, 1960

348

192

AN ACT authorizing Mineral County, State of Nevada, to erect, build and construct a new addition or additions to the Mount Grant General Hospital and to equip and furnish the same; concerning the issuance of bonds therefor in not to exceed the aggregate principal amount of $30,000 and the levy of taxes in connection therewith; prescribing other details and conditions concerning such bonds and such taxes; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 232–Messrs. Parks and Viani.  Approved March 14, 1960

350

193

AN ACT to amend NRS section 624.220, relating to classification of contractors, by allowing the state contractors’ board to provide by rule and regulation for the charge of an additional application or license fee for qualifying or classifying a licensee in additional classifications. Senate Bill No. 142–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 14, 1960

353

194

AN ACT to amend NRS section 19.130, relating to the fees of the clerk of Clark County, by changing such fees; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 28–Miss Herr.  Approved March 14, 1960

354

195

AN ACT to amend NRS section 331.150, relating to the repair of state buildings, grounds and water systems, by providing that the superintendent of buildings and grounds shall advertise for bids on any repairs to any such buildings or water system, the estimated cost of which shall exceed an aggregate of $1,000; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 234–Committee on Building and Construction.  Approved March 14, 1960

357

196

AN ACT authorizing and directing the conveyance, without consideration, of certain real property located in Washoe County from the Nevada state hospital to the state department of buildings and grounds. Assembly Bill No. 239–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 14, 1960

357

197

AN ACT to amend NRS section 617.480, relating to special silicosis cases, by increasing the maximum sum payable for death or disability due to silicosis; and by allowing claimants who have previously received the maximum sum payable to receive additional amounts. Assembly Bill No. 248–Mr. Bissett.  Approved March 14, 1960

358

198

AN ACT to amend NRS section 481.140, relating to the composition of the Nevada highway patrol, by increasing the number of patrolmen to 39. Assembly Bill No. 266–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 14, 1960

359

199

AN ACT authorizing the state welfare department to expend a sum of money not exceeding $10,000, from funds appropriated for such department in 1959 for case services concerning sight, for the construction of a vending stand offering snack bar facilities for the dispensing of foodstuffs and beverages at Hoover Dam, Clark County, Nevada, to provide remunerative employment for blind persons; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 260–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 14, 1960

360

200

AN ACT creating the 1961 state general obligation bond commission and authorizing such commission to issue and sell the general obligation negotiable coupon bonds of the State of Nevada in not to exceed the aggregate principal amount of $1,500,000, for the purpose of completing the construction, equipment and minimum furnishing of a certain engineering building at the University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada; prescribing other details and conditions concerning such bonds; authorizing the use and investment of the proceeds of the sale or sales of such bonds; prescribing powers, duties and responsibilities of the 1961 state general obligation bond commission, the state planning board, the state board of finance, the state treasurer and other state officers; creating the 1961 state general obligation bond commission fund in the state treasury and making an appropriation therefor; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 159–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 14, 1960

361

201

AN ACT to amend chapter 1 of NRS, relating to courts and judicial officers generally, by adding a new section providing for continuance of any action or proceeding during legislative sessions if a member of the legislature is a party or attorney for a party; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 249–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 14, 1960

365

202

AN ACT to amend NRS section 294.325, relating to mass meetings of electors in voting precincts, by providing that notices of such meetings shall be published in a newspaper published in the county rather than in the precinct. Assembly Bill No. 257–Committee on Elections.  Approved March 14, 1960

366

203

AN ACT to amend chapter 328 of NRS, relating to federal lands, by adding new sections providing a procedure for the acquisition and relinquishment of legislative jurisdiction over lands within the State of Nevada; authorizing the Nevada tax commission to consent to transfer of such jurisdiction upon certain conditions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 247–Committee on Military and Indian Affairs.  Approved March 14, 1960

366

204

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 403.020 and 403.040, relating to boards of county highway commissioners, by providing that such boards shall consist of the county commissioners of each county; by providing for the number to constitute a quorum; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 246–Mr. Buckingham.  Approved March 14, 1960

368

205

AN ACT to amend NRS section 281.210, relating to employment of relatives by public officers, by making the nepotism law apply to the wives of the superintendents of the Nevada school of industry and the Nevada state children’s home and excepting relatives of blind personnel of the state welfare department from provision prohibiting such employment when employed as drivers for such personnel. Assembly Bill No. 243–Committee on Social Welfare.  Approved March 14, 1960

369

206

AN ACT to amend NRS section 552.210, relating to importation of bees, beehives and appliances, and pollination permits, by requiring that 1 percent or less disease has been found in apiaries in the 2 years preceding importation and that all such disease has been destroyed; to amend chapter 552 of NRS, relating to bees and apiaries, by adding a new section requiring a renewal registration fee annually on each original hive and any increase; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 217–Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation.  Approved March 14, 1960

370

207

AN ACT to amend chapter 244 of NRS, relating to county government, by adding a new section providing that county commissioners may propose salary increases for certain county officers and employees to the legislature only by adopting a resolution after a public meeting; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 206–Messrs. Buckingham, Jones, Humphrey (Esmeralda), DeSpain and Knisley.  Approved March 14, 1960

372

208

AN ACT relating to the leasing of real property by boards of county commissioners; to amend chapter 244 of NRS, relating to county government, by creating a new provision relating to the procedure for boards of county commissioners to lease real property belonging to the county; authorizing county commissioners to execute leases with terms longer than their terms of office; to amend NRS section 244.275, relating to the lease and purchase of real and personal property by boards of county commissioners, by authorizing the execution of leases with terms longer than the terms of county commissioners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 199–Miss Herr, Messrs Viani, Bay, Seifers, Christensen (Clark), Ryan, DeSpain and Collins.  Approved March 14, 1960

373

209

AN ACT to amend NRS section 397.060, relating to contracts between the state and Nevada students for education in out-of-state institutions, by limiting the amount of money which such students must repay. Assembly Bill No. 175–Messrs. Bailey and Pozzi.  Approved March 14, 1960

375

210

AN ACT to amend chapter 575 of NRS, containing miscellaneous provisions relating to animals, by creating a new provision authorizing the state board of stock commissioners to sell certain animals in the possession of persons unable to prove ownership thereof; providing for disposition of the proceeds of such sales; defining a term; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 172–Mr. Young (by request).  Approved March 14, 1960

376

211

AN ACT appropriating the sum of $50,000 to the state public hospital construction assistance fund for the purpose of constructing the Battle Mountain General Hospital (sometimes called the Lander County General Hospital) at Battle Mountain, Lander County, Nevada; expressly limiting the use of such appropriated funds; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 70–Mr. Swackhamer.  Approved March 14, 1960

377

212

AN ACT authorizing and directing the state planning board to cause to be constructed, equipped and furnished in a minimum manner an engineering building at the University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, at a cost not exceeding the sum of $2,688,272; appropriating the sum of $1,188,272 from the general fund in the state treasury for the purpose of construction, equipment and minimum furnishing in part of such building; providing that the balance necessary to complete such building shall be provided from the proceeds of the sale of general obligation negotiable coupon bonds of the State of Nevada issued and sold pursuant to law; prescribing the powers, duties and responsibilities of the state planning board, the board of regents of the University of Nevada and the attorney general in connection therewith; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 130–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 14, 1960

378

213

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “An Act to amend chapter 244 of NRS, relating to county government, by adding new sections providing for the election of five county commissioners in counties having 50,000 or more population; to amend NRS sections 244.010, 244.020, 244.025, 244,050, 403.020 and 450.140, relating to the number, qualifications and election of county commissioners, to commissioner districts and to members of boards of county highway commissioners and county boards of hospital trustees, by making changes necessitated by the addition of such new sections; to repeal NRS section 244.015, relating to the procedure for increasing the number of county commissioners; and providing other matters properly relating thereto,” approved March 3, 1960. Assembly Bill No. 268–Clark County and Washoe County Delegations.  Approved March 14, 1960

379

214

AN ACT to amend NRS section 205.130, relating to issuance of checks and other instruments without sufficient funds with intent to defraud, by providing that a person who issues a check without sufficient funds with intent to defraud and who has been previously convicted three times of the offense or an offense of a similar nature in this or another state or in a federal jurisdiction is guilty of a felony, and by providing a penalty therefor; by providing for prima facie evidence of insufficient funds; by providing exceptions; by providing a presumption of an act of malicious prosecution if a complainant refuses to testify; by requiring the posting of notices in certain places; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 130–Messrs. Christensen (Clark), Gibson, Bunker and Misses Herr and Frazier.  Approved March 14, 1960

380

215

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 422.070 to 422.090, inclusive, relating to the composition of the state welfare board and terms of office of members, by removing county commissioners as members; by providing for replacements to be appointed by the governor; by establishing residence requirements; by providing for staggered terms of members; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 161–Committee on State and County Affairs.  Approved March 15, 1960

382

216

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 286.540 and 286.550, relating to disability and service retirement allowances, by increasing the monthly disability or service retirement allowance for members who retired prior to January 1, 1960. Senate Bill No. 133–Committee on Public Health.  Approved March 17, 1960

383

217

AN ACT to amend Title 53 of NRS, relating to labor, by adding a chapter providing for the licensing and regulation of farm labor contractors; defining terms; providing for the granting, denial, revocation, suspension, expiration and renewal of licenses; prescribing the powers and duties of the executive director of the state department of agriculture; providing for judicial review; providing penalties; requiring bonds; prescribing the duties of farm labor contractors; creating the farm labor contractors fund and specifying receipts thereto and authorizing expenditures therefrom; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 85–Committee on Labor.  Approved March 17, 1960

385

218

AN ACT to amend NRS section 682.380, relating to investments in some types of securities by domestic insurance companies, by increasing the alternative limit on investment in any one mortgage or any one bond issue from $15,000 to $30,000. Senate Bill No. 66–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 17, 1960

389

219

AN ACT to amend NRS section 211.070, relating to imprisonment in lieu of fines, by authorizing an increased rate at which prisoners who labor while imprisoned in default of fines may satisfy such fines. Senate Bill No. 21–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 17, 1960

390

220

AN ACT to fix the state tax levy for the fiscal year commencing on July 1, 1960, and ending on June 30, 1961; providing for the levy and collection of taxes on personal property not placed on the secured tax roll; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 162–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 17, 1960

391

221

AN ACT authorizing the expenditure of certain moneys, previously appropriated to the state planning board, to pay the cost of not less than two appraisals of the land and improvements comprising the State Office Building, Las Vegas, Nevada; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 160–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 17, 1960

391

222

AN ACT to amend NRS section 408.980, relating to condemnation of property for highway purposes, by deleting the provision that a resolution of the board of directors of the department of highways is conclusive evidence that a condemnation is for a public government use. Senate Bill No. 151–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 17, 1960

392

223

AN ACT to amend an act entitled “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,” approved March 28, 1957, as amended. Senate Bill No. 149–Senator Lamb.  Approved March 17, 1960

393

224

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 209.110, 223.100, 231.080, 232.050, 331.030, 341.100, 353.170, 360.120, 382.020, 385.170, 407.060, 417.060, 472.025, 532.060, 607.030, 658.040, 680.060, 680.080 and 703.080, relating to the salaries of certain state appointive officers, by increasing the salaries of the warden of the state prison, the executive assistant to the governor, the director of the department of economic development, the director of the department of conservation and natural resources, the superintendent of the department of buildings and grounds, the manager and technical supervisor of the state planning board, the director of the budget, the secretary of the state tax commission, the executive secretary of the Nevada historical society, the superintendent of public instruction, the director of the state park commission, the veterans’ service commissioner, the state forester firewarden, the state engineer, the labor commissioner, the superintendent of banks, the commissioner of insurance, the chief deputy of the commissioner of insurance and the commissioners of the public service commission of Nevada. Assembly Bill No. 267–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 17, 1960

393

225

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 2.060 and 3.090, relating to pensions for justices of the supreme court and judges of the district courts, by providing that justices and judges who retire after 12 years judicial service shall receive, as annual pension, an amount equal to one-third the sum received as salary during their last year of service; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 64–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 17, 1960

397

226

AN ACT to amend NRS section 200.030, relating to finding the degree of murder and to sentencing, by clarifying the provision relating to the appointment of additional district court judges to determine the degree of guilt of a confessed murderer; and providing that the determination of the district judges shall be by unanimous vote. Assembly Bill No. 167–Messrs. Swanson and McKissick.  Approved March 17, 1960

399

227

AN ACT to amend NRS section 238.030, relating to publication of legal notices or legal advertisements in qualified newspapers, by permitting publication of such notices and advertisements in any newly established newspaper printed and published in an incorporated city if no other newspaper is printed and published in such city, or in any newly established newspaper in a county if no other newspaper is printed and published in such county. Assembly Bill No. 233–Mr. Evans.  Approved March 17, 1960

400

228

AN ACT authorizing the commencement of actions by Sammy Burnau and Ann Loney against the State of Nevada; waiving the defense of sovereign immunity for the purpose of such actions and the defense of the statute of limitations as to one such action; creating limitations; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 269–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 17, 1960

401

229

AN ACT authorizing and directing the state planning board to sell or exchange certain parcels of real property in Ormsby County, Nevada, belonging to the State of Nevada; defining the powers and duties of the state planning board, the chairman thereof, and the attorney general in connection therewith; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 275–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 17, 1960

402

230

AN ACT to amend NRS section 686.020, relating to fees to be charged by the commissioner of insurance, by establishing a fee for a copy of the insurance laws. Senate Bill No. 103–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 17, 1960

403

231

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 318.370 and 318.415, relating to special assessments of premises within general improvement districts, by providing different methods for determining maximum amounts of special assessments in counties under and over 50,000 population; by providing a procedure for approval of assessment rolls of such districts; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 141–Senator Settelmeyer (by request).  Approved March 17, 1960

404

232

AN ACT appropriating $5,535 from the general fund in the state treasury to the Nevada industrial commission for the payment of premiums due the Nevada industrial commission for the calendar year 1959 pursuant to NRS section 616.079 for industrial insurance covering members of state departments, boards, commissions, agencies and bureaus who serve without compensation; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 145–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 17, 1960

406

233

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 450.090 and 450.140, relating to composition and quorum of boards of trustees of county hospitals, by providing that in counties of 50,000 or more population three members of the board of county commissioners shall be selected by the chairman of such board as members of the board of hospital trustees of the county; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 146–Senators Echeverria and Brown.  Approved March 17, 1960

407

234

AN ACT appropriating the sum of $3,242.88 from the general fund in the state treasury to the state planning board for the purpose of settling that certain lawsuit entitled “Perry G. Means v. State of Nevada” and having the same dismissed with prejudice; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 147–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 17, 1960

407

235

AN ACT authorizing and directing the state controller to transfer the sum of $5,681.71 in the 1956 emergency hay program No. 2 fund to the general fund in the state treasury. Senate Bill No. 152–Committee on Finance.  Approved March 17, 1960

408

236

AN ACT to amend NRS section 612.230, relating to personnel of the employment security department, by allowing the executive director to grant educational leave stipends to officers and employees of such department if all of the cost of such stipends may be paid from federal funds. Senate Bill No. 154–Senator Duffy.  Approved March 17, 1960

409

237

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 638.010, 638.020, 638.030, 638.050, 638.060, 638.080 to 638.130, inclusive, and 638.150, relating to the state board of veterinary medical examiners, the funds and records of such board, applicants and examination for license to practice as a veterinarian and the applicability of the chapter, by changing definitions; by creating the Nevada state board of veterinary medical examiners; by providing for the composition and meetings of such board, the terms and qualifications of its members, and the use of its funds; by providing for qualifications for licenses, examinations and exceptions; by authorizing such board to refuse to license under certain circumstances; by deleting reciprocity provision; by including the practice of veterinary obstetrics; to amend chapter 638 of NRS by creating new provisions requiring veterinarians to renew licenses annually; and allowing veterinarians in adjoining states to practice in Nevada under certain conditions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 129–Committee on Public Health.  Approved March 17, 1960

410

238

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 576.010 to 576.040, inclusive, 576.080 to 576.110, inclusive, 576.140 and 576.150, relating to livestock and farm products dealers and brokers, by defining additional terms; by including commission merchants in the provisions of such sections; by providing for renewal of licenses; and by providing additional exceptions; to amend chapter 576 of NRS, relating to livestock and farm products dealers and brokers, by adding a new section providing for licenses; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 127–Committee on Livestock.  Approved March 17, 1960

415

239

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 37.100 and 37.170, relating to eminent domain proceedings, by allowing a plaintiff to deposit money with the court in lieu of a bond; and by allowing a defendant to make application for the payment of such money prior to judgment; to amend chapter 37 of NRS, relating to eminent domain, by adding a new section providing for interest on eminent domain judgments; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 116–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 17, 1960

419

240

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 423.170 and 423.250, relating to orphans declared wards of the state, by raising the age of majority of male orphans who are wards of the state from 16 to 18; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 86–Senator Gallagher.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 133.220, relating to interests acquired after the execution of wills, by clarifying language. Senate Bill No. 80–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 423 of NRS, relating to the Nevada state children’s home, by adding a new provision designating the superintendent as trustee of moneys received by children in such home; providing for accumulation and investment of such moneys; providing a procedure for removal of the superintendent as trustee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 76–Senator Gallagher.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 467.010 to 467.060, inclusive, 467.080, 467.100, 467.120 to 467.150, inclusive, 467.180 and chapter 467 of NRS, relating to boxing and wrestling, by defining additional terms, providing for compensation of members of the Nevada athletic commission and inspectors, for additional rules, for fees, for control and disposition of funds, for licenses and permits, for bonds and insurance, for hearings, for travel expenses and for penalties; by creating a medical advisory board; by providing other matters properly relating thereto; and to repeal NRS section 467.090, relating to free licenses for ex-service and fraternal organizations. Senate Bill No. 68–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 548.120, relating to members of the state soil conservation committee, by changing the composition of the committee and authorizing certain members of the committee to appoint alternates; to repeal NRS section 548.130, relating to office space of the state soil conservation committee; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 65–Senator Whitacre.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 317.060 and 317.070, relating to television maintenance district trustees, costs, assessments and funds, by providing that each such district shall budget for the cost of collecting its assessments, and shall reimburse the county for such costs; by authorizing the board of county commissioners to allow compensation for extraordinary services performed by the county assessor; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 61–Senator Gallagher.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend chapter 244 of NRS, relating to county government, commissioners and management, by adding a new section allowing boards of county commissioners to grant exclusive franchises for garbage collection and disposal services outside incorporated cities; by providing for notices and regulations; by providing exceptions; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 58–Senator Settelmeyer.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 686.475, relating to the revocation or suspension of the insurance license of a Nevada resident for violating the insurance laws of another state, by defining the word “state.” Senate Bill No. 44–Committee on Banks, Banking and Corporations.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS section 6.090, relating to trial jurors, by allowing sheriff to serve trial jurors personally with venire; to amend NRS sections 248.270 to 248.290, inclusive, relating to fees of sheriffs in certain counties, by establishing fees for serving trial jurors personally and for summoning trial jury; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 22–Senator Frank.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 284.090, 333.050, 378.010, 422.150, 433.080, 439.090, 439.100, 439.120 and 561.160, relating to the director of the state department of personnel, the director of the state department of purchasing, the state librarian, the state welfare director, the superintendent and medical director of the Nevada state hospital, the state health officer and the executive officer of the state board of stock commissioners, by providing that such officers shall serve at the pleasure of the governor or appointing authority; by placing the state health officer in the classified service of the state; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 8–Senator Slattery.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT making appropriations from the general fund, the state highway fund, the county gas tax fund and the Colorado River commission fund for the support of the civil government of the State of Nevada for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 1960, and ending June 30, 1961; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 271–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT appropriating $164,773 for the acquisition of land, planning, design, site development in part, construction in part and contract administration of a school for delinquent girls in or near the city of Caliente, Lincoln County, State of Nevada, and requiring the state planning board to do all necessary things to acquire land, plan, design, develop and have partially constructed such a school; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 152–Misses Herr, Frazier, Messrs. Bastian, Bleak, Swackhamer, Hunter and Young.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT appropriating $32,000 to the state park commission for the purchase of federal lands to be used for recreational purposes; providing for the acceptance of gifts of certain land; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 156–Messrs. Ryan and Christensen (Clark).  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 427.020, 427.090, 427.110, 427.130 to 427.150, inclusive, 427.160, 427.190, 427.230 to 427.250, inclusive, and 427.280, relating to old-age assistance, by removing counties from participation in the program; to repeal NRS sections 427.100, 427.120 and 427.260, relating to county participation in the old-age assistance program; providing for the return of unexpended moneys contributed by the counties; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 264–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 425.040, 425.170, 425.190, 425.200 and 425.230, relating to aid to dependent children, by relieving the counties from participating in the program; to repeal NRS section 425.180, relating to county participation in the aid to dependent children program; and to provide for the return of unexpended funds contributed by the counties. Assembly Bill No. 265–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT appropriating $350,000 for participation of the state in the construction, furnishing and equipment of a building at Southern Nevada Memorial Hospital, Clark County, Nevada, for the care and treatment of persons infected with active tuberculosis; providing for the administration, operation, maintenance and repair of such tuberculosis treatment unit and the admission of patients thereto; providing for the payment of costs of care and treatment of indigent patients therein; specifying the powers, duties and responsibilities of the board of hospital trustees of Southern Nevada Memorial Hospital and the state department of health; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 143–Clark County Delegation.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT appropriating $994,488 for the design, construction and furnishing of additional buildings and facilities on the site of and for the Nevada school of industry in Elko County, Nevada; requiring the state planning board to do all necessary things to construct and furnish such buildings and facilities; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 145–Elko County Delegation.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT authorizing and directing the state planning board to acquire by purchase certain parcels of real property in Clark County, Nevada, and making an appropriation therefor; defining and limiting the powers of the state planning board in relation to the acquisition of such property; requiring the state planning board to study the use of such property after acquisition in relating to the future expansion of the University of Nevada, Nevada Southern regional branch, and empowering such board to sell a portion of such acquired property under certain conditions; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 274–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT appropriating $2,500 for the support of the secretary of state in carrying out his duties under the election laws. Assembly Bill No. 219–Committee on Elections.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT to amend NRS sections 483.380 and 483.410, relating to drivers’ licenses, by requiring applicants for renewal of such licenses to submit to an eye examination or, under certain conditions, an examination pursuant to the provisions of NRS 483.330; by increasing chauffeur’s license fees; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 245–Committee on Roads and Transportation.  Approved March 17, 1960

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260

AN ACT to amend NRS section 616.079, relating to industrial insurance of members of state departments, boards, commissions, agencies and bureaus who serve without compensation, by providing that premiums for insurance for such members shall be budgeted for and paid out of moneys appropriated therefor for the fiscal year commencing July 1, 1960, and for each fiscal year thereafter; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 270–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT appropriating $2,063,877 from the general fund and $44,700 from the fish and game fund for various state capital improvements, physical plant design, construction, rehabilitation, remodeling, repairs, additions, equipment and furnishings, land acquisitions, surveys, preparation of plans, specifications and contract documents, and other things; stating the powers, duties and responsibilities of the state planning board and other officers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 272–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 17, 1960

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AN ACT authorizing expenditures by various departments, boards, agencies, commissions and institutions of the state government for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 1960, and ending June 30, 1961; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 273–Committee on Ways and Means.  Approved March 17, 1960

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263

AN ACT to amend NRS section 286.300, relating to participation of elective officers in the public employees retirement system, by allowing elective and appointive officers who originally choose not to participate in such system to participate at a later date; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 259–Committee on Legislative Functions.  Approved March 17, 1960

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264

AN ACT to amend NRS sections 244.140 and 257.010, relating to the division of counties into townships, by providing that not more than one incorporated city in any county shall be included within the same township. Assembly Bill No. 222–Mr. Ryan.  Approved March 17, 1960

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265

AN ACT to amend chapter 488 of NRS, relating to the regulation of watercraft, by enacting the Nevada Boat Act; by providing for the numbering and regulation of boats; defining terms; regulating water skiing, surfboarding and similar activity and sewage disposal from boats; and by providing penalties; to amend NRS sections 488.100 and 488.160 to 488.180, inclusive, and 501.180, relating to the operation, capacity, anchorage and mooring of boats and to the appointment, compensation, powers and duties of the state director of fish and game, and his advisors, technicians, employees and game wardens, by conforming these sections to the Nevada Boat Act; to repeal NRS sections 488.040 to 488.090, inclusive, 488.110 to 488.150, inclusive, and 488.190 to 488.210, inclusive, relating to the regulation of boats; and providing other matters properly relating thereto. Assembly Bill No. 10–Mr. Pozzi.  Approved March 17, 1960

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266

AN ACT relating to petroleum products; to amend NRS section 590.040, relating to labels of petroleum products, by providing that motor oil containers and dispensers shall be labeled with S.A.E. grade classification numbers; by requiring fill pipes to underground gasoline storage tanks to be labeled with the grade of gasoline; by prescribing the time when the outlets on petroleum delivery trucks shall be labeled; to amend NRS section 590.090, relating to heating products specifications, by establishing the minimum flash point for grade P.S. 200 to be 130° F.; to amend NRS sections 590.170 and 590.180, relating to the advertisement of petroleum products, by deleting certain language; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 137–Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation.  Approved March 17, 1960

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267

AN ACT to amend chapter 284 of NRS and NRS sections 284.350 and 284.355, relating to the state department of personnel and leave, by clarifying the provisions concerning unclassified employees, contract services and leave; by prohibiting terminal leave payments to employees who serve less than 6 months; and by providing other matters properly relating thereto. Senate Bill No. 131–Committee on Judiciary.  Approved March 18, 1960

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