hundred dollars per annum, and one stenographer at a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum; said assistant deputy and stenographer to be paid at the tame time and in the same manner as county officers are paid.

9. The coroner, such fees as are now or may be hereafter allowed by law; provided, that the coroner shall appoint one stenographer at a salary of six hundred dollars per annum, to be paid at the same time and in the same manner as county officers are paid.

10. The public administrator, such fees as are now or may be hereafted allowed by law.

11. The superintendent of schools, three thousand dollars per annum, and actual traveling expenses when visiting schools of his county; provided, such superintendent of schools may appoint an assistant superintendent of schools at a salary of one thousand eight hundred dollars per annum, one deputy at a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum, and one deputy at a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum, payable at the same time and in the same manner as county officers are paid.

12. The surveyor, one thousand eight hundred dollars per annum for all work performed for the county, and in addition thereto all necessary and actual traveling expenses incurred in connection with field work, and all fees allowed by law; provided, that out of the compensation hereinabove provided he shall pay the cost of platting, tracing or otherwise preparing maps, plats or block-books for the use of the county assessor; provided, further, that all property ownership books, data, and transcript records required for making such maps, plats or block-books shall be procured at the expense of the county in such manner and by such persons as the board of supervisors may direct; and provided, further, that the fees for land surveys, except when done for the eounty, shall be ten dollars per day, or fraction thereof, and in addition thereto all necessary and actual traveling expenses. And it shall be the duty of the county surveyor to prepare and furnish all necessary plans and specifications for all bridges and bridge work, in addition to his other duties, without extra compensation. He shall appoint a deputy at a salary of one thousand dollars per annum, payable at the same time and in the same manner as county officers are paid; provided, however, that in cases of emergency additional help may be furnished the county surveyor by the board of supervisors at a compensation to be fixed by the board.

13. The justices of the peace, the following monthly salaries, to be paid each month as the salaries of county officers are paid, which shall be in full for all services rendered by them in criminal cases.

In townships having a population of fifteen thousand or more, two hundred dollars per month;

In townships having a population of over eight thousand and less than fifteen thousand, one hundred fifteen dollars per month;

In townships having a population of six thousand and less than eight thousand, leventy-five dollars per month;

In townships having a population of four thousand and less than five thousand, afty-five dollars per month;

In townships having a population of two thousand and less than three thousand, forty dollars per month;

In townships having a population of one thousand and less than one thousand five hndred, thirty dollars per month;

In townships having a population of less than one thousand, twenty dollars per oonth;

In townships having a population of less than nine hundred, fifteen dollars per month. Each justice of the peace must pay into the county treasury once a month all fines

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collected by him; and provided, further, that for the purposes of this subdivision the population of the several townships shall be ascertained from the United States census reports of 1920.

14. [Constables.] In townships having a population of fifteen thousand or more, constables shall receive as compensation in lieu of all fees in criminal cases, the sum of one hundred twenty-five dollars per month; in townships having a population of eight thousand and less than fifteen thousand, the sum of eighty-five dollars per month; in townships having a population of six thousand and less than eight thousand, the sum of fifty dollars per month; in townships having a population of four thousand and less than five thousand twenty-five dollars per month; in townships having a population of one thousand and less than one thousand five hundred, ten dollars per month; in townships having a population of less than one thousand, five dollars per month; provided, that in addition to the fees and salaries herein allowed, each constable shall receive for traveling expenses outside of his own township, but within his own county, for the service of a civil or criminal process, the sum of fifteen cents per mile for each mile actually and necessarily traveled, one way only, no constructive mileage to be allowed; and provided, further, that such salaries for services in criminal cases shall be paid at the same time and in the same manner as the salaries of county officers are paid; and provided, further, that in addition to the salaries provided herein, constables in all townships shall receive for their own use the fees which are now or may hereafter be allowed by law in civil cases; and provided, further, that for the purposes of this subdivision, the population of the several townships shall be ascertained from the United States census report of 1920.

15. [Supervisors.] Each member of the board of supervisors for all services required of them by law, or by virtue of their office, except as road commissioners, shall be allowed one thousand two hundred dollars per annum as a salary, and fifteen cents per mile in traveling to and from his place of residence to the courthouse; provided, that only one mileage must be allowed at each term; and provided, further, that said salary and mileage shall be in lieu of all fees otherwise provided by law for supervisors. Each supervisor shall receive for services as road commissioner, thirty cents per mile one way for all distances actually traveled by him in the performance of his duties; provided, that he shall not in any one year receive more than six hundred dollars as such road commissioner; provided, that no member of the board of supervisors or other county officer, shall, except for his own services or expenses, present or verify by his oath attached thereto, any claim, account, or demand for allowance against the county.

16. [Monthly payments.] All salaries herein not otherwise provided for shall be paid out of the treasury of said county in equal monthly payments on the last dav of each month.

17. [Jurors.] The fees for jurors in counties of this class shall be as follows: For attending as a grand juror or juror in the superior court, for each day's attendance, while serving as such juror, per day, three dollars; for each day's attendance when not selected to serve, two dollars. For attending justice's court, for each juror sworn to try the cause, per day, in civil cases, only, one dollar and fifty cents. A ju.Tor excused at his own request shall not be entitled to a per diem fee. For each mile actually and necessarily traveled in attending court as a juror, except in criminal cases in justice's court, for which no allowance shall be made, in going only, per mile, fifteen cents.

Sec. 2. [Effect of act—Construction.] The provisions of this act, so far as they are substantially the same as existing statutes governing counties of this class, must be construed as continuations thereof and not as new enactments; and nothing in this act contained shall be deemed to shorten or extend the term of office or employment

of any person holding office or employment under the provisions of such statutes.

History: Amendment approved June 1, 1921, Stats, and Amdts. 1921,
p. 1054. In effect July 31, 1921.

ARTICLE XV.
COUNTIES OF THE FIFTEENTH CLASS.
S 4244. Salaries and fees of officers of.

§ 4244. SALARIES AND FEES OF OFFICEES OF. In counties of the fifteenth class the county officers shall receive as compensation for the services required of them by law or by virtue of their offices the following salaries, fees and expenses, to wit:

1. The county clerk, two thousand eight hundred dollars per annum, and there shall be and there is hereby allowed to the county clerk, in addition, one deputy who shall be paid the sum of one thousand eight hundred dollars per annum, and one deputy who shall be paid the sum of one thousand eight hundred dollars per annum, and one deputy who shall be paid the sum of one thousand five hundred dollars per annum [,] and one deputy who shall be paid the sum of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum; the said salaries to be paid by such county in monthly instalments at the [same] time and in the [same] manner and out of the same fund as the salaries of the county officers are paid; and provided, further, that in each year in which a new and complete registration of voters is required by law, said county clerk shall appoint an additional deputy or deputies, who shall receive the sum of seven and one-half cents per name for taking affidavits of registration, and claims for their service at said rate shall be presented to and allowed by the board of supervisors as other claims are presented and allowed; and provided, further, that all fees and commissions received by this office shall be turned over to the county and become the property of the county.

2. The sheriff, three thousand three hundred dollars per annum, and all commissions, fees and mileage for the service of papers or process coming from courts other than those of his own county; provided, that in counties of this class there shall be and is hereby allowed to the sheriff, one under-sheriff whose salary is hereby fixed at the sum of one thousand eight hundred dollars per annum, and one deputy who shall be jailer, whose salary is hereby fixed at the sum of one thousand eight hundred dollars per annum; and one deputy whose salary is hereby fixed at the sum of one thousand six hundred dollars per annum; and one deputy whose salary is hereby fixed at the sum of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum; and one matron, which office is hereby created at a salary of three dollars per day; said deputies and matron to be appointed by the sheriff and their salaries to be paid by the county in equal monthly instalments at the time and in the manner and out of the same fund as the salaries of county officers are paid.

3. The recorder, two thousand eight hundred dollars per annum; and one deputy, Those office is hereby expressly created, to be appointed by the recorder who shall receive a salary of one thousand eight hundred dollars per annum, and one deputy at a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum, payable in monthly instalments; and provided, further, that the recorder is hereby allowed as many copyists as may be required, who shall receive as compensation the sum of four cents per folio for recording any instrument or notice. The salaries of the deputy recorder and copyists herein provided, shall be paid by the county in monthly instalments, at the same time and in the same manner and out of the same fund as the salaries of county officers are paid. AD fees and commissions received by this office shall be turned over to the county and become the property of the county.

4. The auditor, two thousand eight hundred dollars per annum; and there shall be and there is hereby allowed to the auditor in addition one chief deputy to be appointed by the auditor who shall be paid a salary of two thousand one hundred dollars per annum, and one deputy who shall be appointed by the auditor who shall be paid a salary of one thousand three hundred dollars per annum, and one deputy who shall be appointed by the auditor who shall be paid a salary of one thousand dollars per annum, and such additional clerks and assistants as the auditor may require, and whose compensation in the aggregate shall not exceed six hundred dollars in any one year; and provided, that the auditor shall file with the county clerk a verified statement showing in detail the amount paid, and the persons to whom said compensation is paid for such extra assistants aforesaid. The salaries herein provided shall be paid by the county in monthly instalments at the same time and out of the same fund as the salaries of county officers are paid.

5. The treasurer, two thousand eight hundred dollars per annum; provided, that ii counties of this class there shall be and there is hereby allowed to the treasurer, one deputy, to be appointed by him, who shall receive from the county a salary of one thousand eight hundred dollars per annum, to be paid by said county in monthly instalments at the same time and in the same manner and out of the same fund as the salaries of county officers are paid. All fees and commissions received by the treasurer shall be turned over to the county and become the property of the county.

6. The tax-collector, two thousand eight hundred dollars per annum; provided, that in counties of this class there shall be and there is hereby allowed to the tax-collector the following deputies and assistants, whose offices are hereby created and who shall be appointed by the tax-collector; one deputy at a salary of one thousand eight hundred dollars per annum; and such assistants as the tax-collector may require; provided, that the compensation of such assistants shall not, in the aggregate exceed the sum of one thousand eight hundred dollars in any one year; and provided, that the taxcollector shall file with the county auditor a verified statement showing in detail, the amounts and the persons to whom said compensation is paid. The salaries of the said deputy and other assistants shall be paid by said county in monthly instalments, at the same time and in the same manner and out of the same fund as the salaries of the county officers are paid.

7. The assessor, two thousand eight hundred dollars per annum, and his actual traveling expenses when away from his office on county business; provided, that in counties of this class there shall be and there is [are] hereby allowed to the assessor the following deputies and assistants, whose offices are hereby created and who shall be appointed by the assessor; one deputy at a salary of one thousand eight hundred dollars per annum, one stenographer at a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum, one stenographer at a salary of one thousand dollars per annum, and one stenographer at a salary of nine hundred dollars per annum, and such other deputies as the assessor may require, and whose compensation in the aggregate shall not exceed the sum of eight thousand five hundred dollars in any one year; and provided, that the assessor shall file with the county auditor, a verified statement showing in detail, the amounts, and the persons to whom said compensation is paid. The salaries of such deputies and stenographers shall be paid by said county in monthly instalments and at the same time and in the same manner and out of the same fund that county officers are paid. All fees and commissions, including poll-tax, collected by this office shall be turned over to the county and become the property of the county.

8. The coroner, such fees as are now, or may hereafter be allowed by law.

9. The public administrator, such fees as are now, or may be hereafter allowed by law.

10. The district attorney, two thousand eight hundred dollars per annum, and actual traveling expenses when away from his office on county business; provided, that in counties of this class there shall be and there is [are] hereby allowed to the district attorney, one deputy to be appointed by the district attorney who shall be paid the salary of two thousand one hundred dollars per annum, which deputy shall devote his entire time to the duties of his office; and one deputy to reside at Blythe or vicinity, who shall be paid a salary of five hundred dollars per annum; provided, however, that should a second department of the superior court be established by this legislature, that, in that event, the district attorney shall not be permitted to appoint a deputy at & compensation of two thousand one hundred dollars per annum, but shall be entitled to appoint two deputies at one thousand two hundred dollars per annum each; and provided, further, that a stenographer be appointed by the district attorney to be paid a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum. Said deputies and stenographer shall be paid out of the county treasury in monthly instalments in the same manner and out of the same fund as county officers are paid.

11. The superintendent of schools, two thousand eight hundred dollars per annum; his office shall be kept open on all business days from nine a. m. to five p. m., he shall be allowed his actual traveling expenses when visiting the schools of his county; provided, that in counties of this class there shall be and there hereby is allowed to the superintendent of schools, one deputy to be appointed by him who shall receive from the county a salary of one thousand eight hundred dollars per annum; and provided, further, that in counties of this class the superintendent of schools shall be allowed not to exceed the sum of three hundred dollars per annum for necessary work of a stenographer. Said deputy and stenographer shall be paid by said county in monthly instalments in the same manner and out of the same fund as the salaries of county officers are paid.

12. The surveyor, one thousand five hundred dollars per annum, and in addition thereto, all necessary field assistants; provided, that in counties of this class there shall be and there hereby is allowed the surveyor, two deputies who shall be appointed by the surveyor of said county, and who shall be paid salaries as follows: One deputy at a salary of one thousand six hundred dollars per annum and one deputy at one thousand one hundred dollars per annum. The salaries of said deputies herein provided for shall be paid by said county in monthly instalments at the same time and in the same manner and out of the^ same fund as the salaries of county officers are paid. All necessarv expenses for field assistants shall be paid by the county, and the actual cost of preparing assessor's maps, whenever a complete set of such maps is ordered prepared by the board of supervisors, said cost of preparing said assessor's maps not to exceed the sum of one thousand eight hundred dollars.

13. [Township officers.] From and after the first Monday after the first day of January, one thousand nine hundred fifteen, the officers of townships in counties of this class shall be one justice of the peace and one constable, anything in the provisions of section four thousand fourteen of this code to the contrary notwithstanding.

14. f Justice of the peace, township having population of 12,000 or more.] The justice of the peace in townships having a city or a portion thereof, situated therein and baring a population of twelve thousand or more, one thousand five hundred dollars per annum, payable in monthly instalments, which shall be in full for all services rendered by him in both civil and criminal cases tried before him, and he shall each nonrh pay *° *ne countv treasurer all fines, commissions and fees collected by him as oeb ustice of the Peace> including fees for celebrating marriages and returning cer« t thereof tne count.v recorder; and provided, further, that the board of super

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