North Carolina - Acts on Education Topics

An Act to Prohibit Vice and Immorality at, or in the Vicinity of the University, and for Other Purposes.

1827-1828 - Chapter IV

Acts Passed by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina 1827-1828 - Pages 9-10.

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 it shall be unlawful for any merchant shop-keeper or other person at Chapel Hill, or within two miles thereof to sell to any student of the university, goods, wares, merchandise, spirituous liquors or wine, without the consent ot the faculty or the University, or some one of the professors thereof, given in writing; and if any contract for the sale of such articles shall be made, it ss hereby declared to be null and void, and no recovery shall be had therefor.

II. And be it further enacted, That any person violating the provisions of this Act, shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and may be indicted and punished therefor in ihe Superior Court of Orange County.

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
this 7th day of Jan. 1828.

James Iredell, Jr., Governor
Thomas Settle, Speaker of the House of Commons
Bartlett Yancey, Speaker of the Senate

A true copy - William Hill, Secretary

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