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An Act to Amend the Law in Relation to the Education of the Deaf, Dumb, and Blind Children of this State.

December 19, 1848

The Statutes at Large of South Carolina, Volume XI, Pages 518-519.
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Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives, now met and sitting in General Assembly, and by the authority of the same, That the third Section of an Act, entitled " An Act to provide for the education of the deaf and dumb children of this State," passed the 17th December, A. D. 1834, be and the same is hereby repealed, and that from and after the passing of this Act, the commissioners appointed under the aforesaid Act, shall have power to draw the annual appropriation therein mentioned, and to send so many persons in the Act described, as well as the blind, as can be supported by the annual appropriation, and as they shall deem proper objects of public bounty, to such school or schools, for the education of the deaf, dumb or blind, within or without this State, as they may approve.

In the Senate House, the nineteenth day of December, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-eight, and in the seventy-third year of the Sovereignty and Independence of the United States of America.

ANGUS PATTERSON, President of the Senate.
JOHN IZARD MIDDLETON, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

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