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An Act for the Repairs of the Buildings of the University of North Carolina, for Supplying the Same with Water and Sanitary Conveniences, for the Training of Teachers and Druggists, and for Other Purposes.

1893 Public Laws: Chapter 181

Public Laws and Resolutions of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1893 - Page 141.

Whereas, By section six, article nine of the constitution of this state, the general assembly may make such provisions, laws and regulations as may be necessary and expedient for the maintenance and management of the University; and whereas, it is further provided in section fourteen of said article that as soon as practicable after the adoption of the constitution the general assembly shall establish and maintain in connection with the University a department of normal instruction; and whereas, the public buildings of said University need immediate and extensive repairs and a supply of water is essential for cleanliness and health; and whereas, there is urgent need of an infirmary for the proper care and comfort of the sick; and whereas, an efficient system of public schools cannot be maintained without provision for the training of teachers for the same; and whereas, the health and safety of the people of the state require the proper training of those seeking to become druggists; therefore,

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That the sum of ten thousand dollars shall be appropriated out of any moneys in the treasury not otherwise appropriated, payable to the treasurer of the University of North Carolina in equal quarterly installments on the first days of April, July, October and January of each and every year, beginning with the first day of April, eighteen, hundred and ninety-three, said money, as well as that appropriated by former Acts, to be used by the trustees of said University for the purposes aforesaid and to the maintenance of the University: Provided, this Act shall only apply to the years eighteen hundred and ninety-three and eighteen hundred and ninety-four, and the funds herein appropriated shall be used exclusively in repairs on the building and water-works.

Sec. 2. It shall be the duty of the said trustees to make annual reports of the expenditures of the aforesaid appropriation to be transmitted to the general assembly, which reports shall show the receipts of the institution from all sources, and the expenditures thereof, with the objects for which said expenditures shall have been made.

Ratified the 27th day of February, A.D. 1893.

Elias Carr, Governor
Rufus A. Doughton, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
Lee S. Overman, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office Secretary of State,
Raleigh, June 13, 1893.

I, Octavius Coke, Secretary of State, hereby certify that the fore-
going are true copies of the original public acts and resolutions on
file in this office.

Octavius Coke,
Secretary of State.

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