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Joint Resolution Authorizing the State Treasurer to Apportion to the Several Counties the Appropriation of $25,000 Authorized in General Order No. 139, of December 3, 1867, Headquarters Second Military District, for the Support of Free Schools, Same to be Paid Over to the Respective County Teachers, in Order to Pay Claims of Teachers

March 26, 1869

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1868-69, Page 290.

Be it resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of South Carolina, now met and sitting in General Assembly, and by the authority of the same, That the State Treasurer be, and he is hereby, authorized to apportion to the several Counties of the State; according to the number of their representatives in the lower branch of the General Assembly, the appropriation of twenty-five thousand dollars authorized in General Order No. 139, issued by General Canby, and bearing date December 3, 1867, for the support of free schools, and to pay over the amount each County may be entitled to under said apportionment to the Treasurer thereof, who shall be, and is hereby, empowered to pay the claims of all teachers for services rendered in his County during the year commencing October 31, 1867, in accordance with the provisions of the aforesaid General Order, after said claims shall have been certified by the School Commissioners of said County and approved by the State Superintendent of Education: Provided, That all such claims shall be presented for payment on or before the thirtieth day of June, A. D. 1869: And provided, further, That if, in any County, the amount of claims presentde shall be in excess of the amount of money apportioned to said County, said claims shall be paid pro rata.

Approved: March 26, 1869.

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