North Carolina - Acts on Education Topics

An Act to Amend an Act, Entitled, An Act for Erecting an Academy at the Town of Warenton, in the District of Halifax, Passed at Fayetteville, in the Year 1786.

1791 - Chapter LIV

The Laws of North Carolina of 1791 - Page 26

Whereas, it is represented to this General Assembly, that a majority of the Trustees appointed by the above recited Act live at so great a distance from the town of Warrenton, a number sufficient to constitute a quorum to do business, cannot attend at the times appointed for the meeting of the Trustees, whereby many disadvantages arise, and the education of youth much diminished; For remedy whereof,

II. Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of North Carolina, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That from and after the passing of this Act, John Faulcon, William Allton, William Green, Thomas Allton, James Paine, Thomas Miller, Henry Montfort, Thomas Glouster, Marmaduke Johnston, William Eaton Johnston, Daniel Anderson, Robert Freeman, James Turner and James Collier, be and they are hereby constituted and appointed Trustees to the said academy, erected at the town of Warrenton, in addition to those appointed by the before recited Act; and they are hereby veiled with the same powers and authorities as those expressly named in and by the said Act.

II. And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, That so much of the said recited Act as comes within the purview and meaning of this Act, is hereby repealed and made void.

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
this 19th January, Anno Domini, 1792
J. Glasgow, Secretary

William Lenoir, S.S.
S. Cabarrus, S.H.C.

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