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three deputies to be appointed by the sheriff who shall be paid a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum each; and also one deputy, who shall be paid a salary of eight hundred dollars per annum; there is also hereby created the office of jail matron; such matron shall be appointed by the sheriff and shall be paid a salary of four hundred eighty dollars per annum; said salaries to be paid by such county in monthly installments, at the time and in the manner and out of the same fund as the salary of county officers are paid; provided, further, that there shall be allowed the said sheriff and his deputies their actual traveling expenses incurred in attending to the duties of the office, both civil and criminal, including their necessary expenses incurred in pursuing criminals or transacting any criminal business. All fees, commissions and mileage which are now or may hereafter be allowed by law to the sheriff shall by him be paid into the county treasury and no part thereof shall be retained by him as compensation.

3. The recorder, two thousand four hundred dollars per annum, in addition thereto there is hereby allowed to the county recorder, one deputy to be appointed by the county recorder who shall be paid a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum, and said recorder is hereby allowed one deputy, to be appointed by said county recorder, who shall receive a salary of nine hundred dollars per annum; said salaries to be paid by such county in monthly installments, at the time and in the manner, and out of the same fund as the salary of county officers are paid; provided, further, that in counties of this class the recorder shall be entitled to the actual costs necessarily incurred by him for the recording of all papers, documents and records in his office, not to exceed five cents per folio, and not to exceed three and one-half cents per folio for typewriting done in the recording of each paper or document so recorded; provided, further, that said recorder shall file monthly with the county auditor a statement under oath showing in detail the names of the persons employed by him as copyists, the number of folios copied and the amount paid to each of such persons for services rendered as copyists. All fees which are or may hereafter be allowed by law to the county recorder shall by him be paid into the county treasury and no part thereof shall be retained as compensation.

4. The auditor, two thousand four hundred dollars per annum, and in addition thereto there is hereby allowed to the county auditor one chief deputy to be appointed by the auditor who shall be paid a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum, and there shall be, and there is allowed to the auditor in addition, four deputies to be appointed by the auditor who shall be paid a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum each, said salaries to be paid by such county in monthly installments at the time and in the manner and out of the same fund as the county officers are paid. All fees which are or may hereafter be allowed by law to the county auditor shall by him be paid into the county treasury, and no part thereof shall be retained as compensation.

5. The treasurer, two thousand four hundred dollars per annum, in addition thereto there is hereby allowed to the treasurer one deputy, to be appointed by the county treasurer, who shall receive a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum. Said salaries shall be paid by such county in monthly installments and at the time and in the manner and out of the same fund as the salary [salaries] of the county officers are paid. All fees which are or may hereafter be allowed by law to the treasurer shall be paid by him into the county treasury and no part thereof shall be retained as compensation.

6. The tax-collector, two thousand four hundred dollars per annum, and there shall be and there is allowed to the tax-collector one deputy, to be appointed by the taxcollector, who shall be paid a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum; and there is hereby allowed to the tax-collector such additional assistants as the taxcollector may require; such additional assistants shall be paid a salary of four dollars per day, each; provided, however, that the compensation of such additional assistants shall not exceed in the aggregate the sum of two thousand dollars per annum. Said salaries shall be paid by such county in monthly installments at the time and in the manner and out of the same fund as the salary [salaries] of county officers are paid.

All fees which are or may hereafter be allowed by law to the tax-collector shall by him be paid into the county treasury and no part thereof shall be retained as compensation.

7. The assessor, two thousand four hundred dollars per annum, and there shall be and there is hereby allowed to the assessor in addition one chief deputy to be appointed by the assessor and who shall be paid a salary of one thousand five hundred dollars per annum, and one deputy, who shall be paid a salary of eight hundred forty dollars per annum, and there is hereby allowed to the assessor, in addition thereto, two office clerks at a salary of seven hundred eighty dollars per annum, each, and there shall be and there is hereby allowed to the assessor seventeen other deputies for such time as may be necessary between the first Monday in March and the first Monday in July of each year; each of said seventeen deputies shall be paid the sum of four dollars per day for the time actually employed by them in making assessments; said salaries to be paid by such county in monthly installments at the time and in the manner and out of the same fund as the salaries of county officers are paid; provided, further, that there shall be and there is hereby allowed said assessor and his deputies their actual traveling expenses necessarily incurred in attending to the duties of the office. All fees and percentages which are or may hereafter be allowed by law to the assessor shall be paid by him into the county treasury and no part thereof shall be retained as compensation.

8. The district attorney, two thousand seven hundred dollars per annum, and there shall be, and there is allowed to the district attorney in addition, one chief deputy, to be appointed by the district attorney, who shall be paid a salary of one thousand eight hundred dollars per annum; and there is hereby allowed to the district attorney, in addition thereto, one chief trial deputy to be appointed by the district attorney, who shall be paid a salary of one thousand eight hundred dollars per annum, and one additional deputy, to be appointed by the district attorney, who shall be paid a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum, each of whom shall be an attorneyat-law regularly admitted to practice before the supreme court of California, and there is hereby allowed to the district attorney one office stenographer to be appointed by the district attorney, who shall receive a salary of seven hundred eighty dollars per annum, and there is hereby allowed to the district attorney one special officer, who may be a deputy sheriff; such special officer shall be appointed by the district attorney, and shall be paid a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum; said salaries to be paid by such county in monthly installments at the time and in the manner and out of the same fund as the salary [salaries] of the county officers are paid. All fees which are or may hereafter be allowed by law to the district attorney shall be by him paid into the county treasury and no part thereof shall be retained as compensation.

9. The coroner, two thousand four hundred dollars per annum, which salary shall be paid by such county in monthly installments at the time and in the manner and out of the same fund as the salary [salaries] of county officers are paid. All fees which are or may hereafter be allowed by law to the coroner shall by him be paid into the county treasury and no part thereof shall be retained by him as compensation.

10. The public administrator, one dollar [?] per annum, which salary shall be paid by such county in monthly installments at the time and in the manner and out of the same fund as the salary [salaries] of county officers are paid. All fees which are or may hereafter be allowed by law to the public administrator shall by him be paid into the county treasury and no part thereof shall be retained by him as compensation.

11. The superintendent of schools, for full services including attendance on the county board of education, two thousand four hundred dollars per annum, and all actual traveling expenses necessarily incurred in the performance of his duties, and there is allowed to the superintendent of schools in addition, one deputy, to be appointed by the superintendent of schools, who shall be paid a salary of one thousand two hundred dollars per annum. Said salaries shall be paid by such county in monthly installments at the time and in the manner and out of the same fund as the salaries of county officers are paid. The office of superintendent of schools shall be kept open upon all business days from nine o'clock a. m. until five p. m.

12. [Board of education.] Each member of the board of education shall receive five dollars per day as compensation for his services when in actual attendance on said board, and actual traveling expenses incurred in traveling to and from his home and a meeting place of said board. Said compensation of the members of said board shall be paid out of the same fund as the salaries of county officers are paid. Claims for such services and mileage shall be presented to the board of supervisors and allowed by them in the same manner as other claims against the county are allowed. The compensation of the county board of education herein provided is not in addition to that provided in section one thousand seven hundred seventy of this code.

13. The surveyor, two thousand four hundred dollars per annum, and in addition thereto all necessary expenses incurred in the field in performance of the county work, to be paid by the board of supervisors, and there shall be and there is allowed to the surveyor in addition, one chief deputy, who shall be a competent civil engineer to be appointed by the surveyor, who shall be paid a salary of one thousand five hundred dollars per annum, and also two deputies, who shall be competent draftsmen, to be appointed by the surveyor, who shall be paid a salary of one thousand three hundred fifty dollars per annum, each, and also one assistant draftsman, which office of assistant draftsman is hereby created, who shall be paid a salary of nine hundred sixty dollars per annum, and also one clerk who shall be appointed by the surveyor, which office of clerk is hereby created, who shall be paid a salary of nine hundred dollars per annum. Said salaries to be paid in monthly installments at the same time and in the same manner and out of the same funds as the salary [salaries] of county officers are paid. All fees and compensation received for outside surveying shall be paid into the county treasury and no part thereof shall be retained as compensation.

14. Justices of the peace, the following monthly salaries to be paid each month as salaries of other county officers are paid, which shall be in full for all services rendered by them in both criminal and civil cases: In townships having a population of eighteen thousand and over, one hundred forty dollars per month; in townships having a population of twelve thousand and less than eighteen thousand, one hundred ten dollars per month; in townships having a population of six thousand and less than twelve thousand, ninety dollars per month; in townships having a population of two thousand four hundred and less than six thousand, seventy dollars per month; in townships having a population of one thousand five hundred and less than two thousand four hundred, sixty dollars per month; in townships having a population of eight hundred and less than one thousand five hundred, fifty-five dollars per month; in townships having a population of five hundred and less than eight hundred, thirty dollars per month; in townships having a population of less than five hundred, ten dollars per month. And the justices of the peace of each township shall charge and collect the fees which are now or may hereafter be allowed by general law, in civil cases, and pay the same monthly to the county treasurer.

15. Constables, 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 ten thousand and more, one hundred dollars per month; in townships having a population of five thousand and less than ten thousand, eighty-five dollars per month; in townships having a population of two thousand five hundred and less than five thousand, seventy-five dollars per month; in townships having a population of one thousand five hundred and less than two thousand five hundred, sixty dollars per month; in townships having a population of eight hundred and less than one thousand five hundred, fifty dollars per month; in townships having a population of five hundred and less than eight hundred, twenty dollars per month; in townships having a population of less than five hundred, ten dollars per month. In addition to the monthly salary allowed herein, each constable may receive and retain for his own use such fees as are now or may hereafter be allowed by law for all services performed by him in civil cases.

16. The supervisors, the sum of one hundred twenty-five dollars per month, each, as supervisors and road commissioners and actual traveling expenses not to exceed five hundred dollars for each supervisor in any one year.

17. (Jurors.] The grand jurors and jurors in the superior court in criminal cases shall be paid two dollars and fifty cents per day for each day's attendance, and for each mile actually traveled in going only, while acting as such jurors, fifteen cents, and the judge of said court shall make an order directing the auditor to draw his warrant on the treasury in favor of such jurors for said per diem and mileage and the treasurer shall pay the same.

18. [Population of townships.] The population of townships shall, for the purposes of this section, be determined to be the population of such townships as shown by the federal census taken in the year Anno Domini one thousand nine hundred ten, or by a subsequent census taken as in section four thousand fifty-five of the Political Code, provided; and in case townships are formed after the taking of the census, then the population shall be determined by multiplying the vote for governor cast in such township, at the last preceding election, by four.

History: Former section enacted March 12, 1872, founded on $ 1,
Act April 2, 1866, Stats. 1865-6, p. 813, repealed and present section
enacted March 18, 1907, Stats. and Amdts. 1907, p. 450, Kerr's Stats.
and Amdts. 1906-7, p. 291; amended March 6, 1909, Stats, and Amdts. .
1909, p. 142; February 28, 1911, Stats. and Amdts. 1911, p. 143, and
again amended April 29, 1911 (which last amendment is given in
Biennial Supplement 1911, and Cumulative Supplement 1906-1913, as
$ 4237[a], for the reason that there is no repealing clause to either of
the acts, and the two acts being different in their provisions, it is for
the courts and not for an editor to say which Act, and to what extent
is in force); amendment of May 29, 1915, fails in any manner to indi-
cate whether the amendment is to the former Act of February 28, 1911,
or to the Act of April 29, 1911, Stats, and Amdts, 1915, p. 1018; May 28,
1917, Stats, and Amdts. 1917, p. 1113. in effect July 27, 1917.

ARTICLE IX.

COUNTIES OF THE NINTH CLASS. 8 4238. SALARIES AND FEES OF OFFICERS OF. In counties of the ninth class, the county and township officers shall receive as compensation for the services required of them by law, or by virtue of their office, the following salaries, to wit:

1. The county clerk, three thousand six hundred dollars per annum.

2. The sheriff, four thousand five hundred dollars per annum. The sheriff shall also be allowed his actual, reasonable and necessary expenses in all civil and criminal cases.

3. The recorder, two thousand seven hundred fifty dollars per annum.
4. The auditor, three thousand six hundred dollars per annum.
5. The treasurer, two thousand six hundred dollars per annum.

6. The tax-collector, one thousand nine hundred dollars per annum. The tax-collector shall pay all his own traveling expenses.

7. The assessor, four thousand dollars per annum. The assessor shall also receive his actual, reasonable and necessary expenses while engaged in his official duties in the field.

8. The district attorney, three thousand six hundred dollars per annum.
9. The coroner, such fees as are now or may be hereafter allowed by law.

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

11. The superintendent of schools, three thousand three hundred dollars per annum. The superintendent of schools shall pay all his own traveling expenses when visiting the schools of this county.

12. The surveyor, two thousand four hundred dollars per annum, and actual, reasonable and necessary expenses when engaged in the field or in the office in the discharge of his official duties in the county.

13. Justices of the peace shall receive the following salaries for all services rendered by them, payable in the same manner as county officers are paid, viz: In townships having a population of twenty thousand or more, two hundred fifty dollars per month; in townships having a population of not less than five thousand nor more than twenty thousand, one hundred dollars per month; in townships having a population of not less than three thousand nor more than five thousand, sixty dollars per month; in townships having a population of not less than two thousand nor more than three thousand, forty-five dollars per month; in townships having a population of not less than one thousand four hundred nor more than two thousand, thirty-five dollars per month; in all townships having a population of less than one thousand four hundred, twenty-five dollars per month; provided, that for the purposes of this section the population of the several townships shall be ascertained by multiplying the number of registered voters at the last general election by three and one-half. The compensation herein fixed for justices of the peace shall be in full for all services rendered, and all fees collected by them shall be paid into the county treasury as provided by law; provided, that justices of the peace now holding office shall, during their present term, be entitled to retain for their own use all civil fees. In townships having a population of twenty thousand or more, the justice of the peace shall be allowed a clerk, which position is hereby created. Such clerk shall be appointed by the justice of the peace of said township, and shall hold office during the pleasure of said justice of the peace. Said clerk shall give a bond in the sum of five thousand dollars, with at least two sureties to be approved by a judge of the superior court of the county in which said township is situated, conditioned for the faithful discharge of the duties of the office; and he shall receive an annual salary of one thousand five hundred dollars. The justice's clerk shall keep a record of the proceedings of the said court, and shall issue all process ordered by the court, and shall collect and receive all fines and forfeitures in criminal cases and pay the same to the authorities legally entitled to receive the same, at the time and in the manner provided by law. He shall prepare bonds, justify bail when the amount has been fixed by the court, and shall have authority to administer and certify oaths and take and certify affidavits in any action, suit or proceeding in said justice's court. The clerk shall be in attendance on the court in the courtroom of said justice's court for the dispatch of official business, daily, legal holidays excepted, from the hour of nine o'clock a. m. until five o'clock p. m., and during such reasonable times thereafter as may be necessary for the proper performance of his duty.

14. Constables shall receive the following salaries for all services rendered by them in criminal cases, payable monthly in the same manner as county officers are paid, viz: In townships having a population of fourteen thousand or more, one hundred dollars per month; in townships having a population of not less than five thousand and not more than fourteen thousand, seventy-five dollars per month; in townships having a population of not less than three thousand nor more than five thousand, fifty dollars per month; in townships having a population of not less than two thousand nor more than three thousand, forty-five dollars per month; in townships having a population of not less than one thousand four hundred nor more than two thousand, thirty-five dollars per month. In all townships having a population of less than one thousand four hundred, twenty-five dollars per month. Constables in counties of this class shall also receive for their own use and benefit such fees as are now or may be hereafter allowed by law for mileage in criminal cases and shall also receive such fees as are now or may hereafter be allowed by law in civil cases. Such mileage in criminal cases is intended to cover the ordinary expenses of constables, and other than such mileage, they shall be allowed the following expenses and no other, to wit: In criminal, insane, inebriate and drug habitue cases, the actual, reasonable and necessary cost of transporting prisoners to and from the county jail; of supporting such prisoners while in their custody; of pursuing criminals when a felony has been committed within their township and no warrant has been issued, whether an arrest is made or not; of transporting inebriates, drug habitues and insane persons from the justice's court to the place of detention and from the place of detention to the superior court, and from the

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