23-134. Warrants; issuance in excess of limitations; liability of county board.

Any warrant drawn after eighty-five percent of the amount levied for the year is exhausted, and where there are no funds in the treasury for the payment of the same, shall not be chargeable as against the county, but may be collected by civil action from the county board making the same, or any member thereof.

Source:Laws 1879, § 36, p. 365; Laws 1881, c. 43, § 2, p. 223; R.S.1913, § 964; C.S.1922, § 864; C.S.1929, § 26-118; R.S.1943, § 23-134.