COUNTIES AND COUNTY LAW
COUNTY TREASURER AND TAX COLLECTOR
31-2101. Duties of county treasurer. The county treasurer must:
1. Receive all moneys belonging to the county, and all other moneys by law directed to be paid to him, safely keep the same, and apply and pay them out, rendering account thereof as required by law.
2. File and keep the certificates of the auditor delivered to him when moneys are paid into the treasury.
3. Keep an account of the receipt and expenditure of all such moneys, in books provided for the purpose; in which must be entered the amount, the time when, from whom, and on what account all moneys were received by him; the amount, time when, to whom, and on what account all disbursements were made by him.
4. So keep his books that the amounts received and paid out on account of separate funds or specific appropriations are exhibited in separate and distinct accounts, and the whole receipts and expenditures shown in one general or cash account.
5. Enter no moneys received for the current year on his account with the county for the past fiscal year, until after his annual settlement for the past year has been made with the county auditor.
6. Disburse the county moneys only on county warrants issued by the county auditor, based on orders of the board of commissioners or as otherwise provided by law.
[(31-2101) 1863, p. 475, secs. 111, 112; R.S., sec. 1840; reen. R.C., sec. 1991; am. 1913, ch. 128, sec. 1, p. 475; reen. C.L., sec. 1991; C.S., sec. 3562; I.C.A., sec. 30-1601.]