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An Act to Amend Section 1019 of the General Statutes, so as to Change the Time of Closing the School Accounts of the School Districts of a County.

December 24, 1885

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1885, Pages 236-237.

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 subdivision three of Section 1019 of the General Statutes be amended by striking out the words “on the thirteenth day of April ” in the first and second lines of the said subdivision, and inserting in lieu thereof the words “on or before the first day of February.” So that the said subdivision, as amended, shall read: “It shall be the duty of the County School Commissioners, on or before the first day of February in each year, to report to the County Treasurer aestatement of all school claims by him approved for the fiscal year last preceding; and the County Treasurer shall thereupon close the school accounts for that year, carrying over any balance to the credit of the then current fiscal year: Provided, Nothing herein contained shall in any way repeal, conflict with or modify the provisions of Section 40 of an Act entitled “An Act to alter and amend the School Law of South Carolina,” approved March 22d, 1878, (Section 1014.)

SEC. 2. That all Acts or parts of Acts inconsistent with the provisions of this Act be, and the same are hereby, repealed.

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

John C. Sheppard, President of the Senate.
James Simons, Jr., Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Approved: December 24th, A.D. 1885.
Hugh S. Thompson, Governor.

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