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An Act to Amend an Act Entitled "An Act to Limit the Ages of Pupils Attending the Free Public Schools," Approved December 22d, 1883.

December 26, 1885

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1885, Page 377.
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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 an Act entitled “An Act to limit the ages of pupils attending the free public schools,” approved December 22d, A. D. 1883, be, and the same is hereby, amended by striking out the whole of the first Section of said Act and inserting the following in lieu thereof:

"SECTION 1. That from and after the passage of this Act, it shall not be lawful for any person who is less than six or more than eighteen years of age to attend any of the free public schools."

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 26th, A.D. 1885.
Hugh S. Thompson, Governor.

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