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An Act to Amend an Act Entitled "An Act to Provide for the Establishment of a New School District in Richland County, and to Authorize the Levy and Collection of a Local Tax Therein."

December 17, 1881

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1881-1882, Pages 558-559.
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SECTION 1. Be it enacted 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 Section five (5) of an Act entitled “An Act to provide for the establishment of a new School District in Richland County, and to authorize the levy and collection of a local tax therein,” approved December 24th, 1880, be, and the same is hereby, amended as follows, to wit:

By inserting between the word “any” on the eleventh line of said Section, and the word “office” at the beginning of the twelfth line, the word “salaried," so that the said part of the said Section so amended will read “shall be eligible to any salaried office,” &c.

SEC. 2. That Section 8 of the same Act be, and the same is hereby, amended as follows, to wit:

By striking out the word “city” in the twenty-fifth line thereof, and inserting in place thereof, the word “State,” so the said line of said Section shall read “collect the same with the State taxes, and it shall be a lien on all,” &c.

SEC. 3. That Section 9 of the same Act be, and the same is hereby, amended as follows, to wit:

By striking out the words “in the City Treasury as public money protected by the official bond of the City Treasurer, and shall," between the words “herein" and “be paid” on the second and fourth lines, respectively, of said Section, and inserting in lieu thereof the words “shall be protected by the official bond of the said Treasurer as public money and kept by him as a separate and distinct fund to,” so the said Section so amended shall read: “All the moneys received by the County Treasurer from the local taxes herein, shall be protected by the official bond of the said Treasurer as public money, and kept by him as a separate and distinct fund to be paid out only on the warrant of the said Board of School Commissioners; the said amount to be applied to the support of the City Schools, necessary expenses, and salaries, and the balance to the building of school houses and repairs.”

In the Senate House, the seventeenth day of December, one thousand eight hundred and eighty-one.

John D. Kennedy, President of the Senate.
John C. Sheppard, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Approved: December 17th, A.D. 1881.
Johnson Hagood, Governor.



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