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An Act to Renew and Extend an Act Entitled "An Act to Incorporate the Furman University," Ratified on the Twentiety Day of December, in the Year of Our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Fifty, and to Alter the Style of the Corporation.

December 20, 1866

The Statutes at Large of South Carolina, Volume XIII, Page 458.
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I. 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 Act entitled "An Act to incorporate the Furman University," ratified on the twentieth day of December, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty, be, and the same is hereby, renewed, and shall extend and continue in force for thirty years from the ratification of this Act, and until the adjournment of the next session of the General Assembly after the expiration of the time stated.

II. The corporation established by the Act aforesaid, and renewed by this Act, shall hereafter be named and styled "Furman University," and under the name and style of Furman University shall possess and enjoy all the rights heretofore in any manner acquired by the same, and shall possess and exercise all the rights, privileges and immunities conferred by the original Act of incorporation aforesaid or by Acts amendatory thereof.

III. All acts of the said corporation, and of its authorized agents, consistent with the provisions of its charter, done and performed at any time since the expiration thereof by the limitation in the Act aforesaid, shall be held, and the same are hereby declared to be, legal and valid.

In the Senate House, the twentieth day of December, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six.

W. D. PORTER, President of the Senate.
C. H. SIMONTON, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Approved December 20th, 1866: James L. Orr, Governor.

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