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An Act to Amend Section 1 of an Act Entitled "An Act to Regulate the Term of Office of the Four Commissioners of the School District of the Town of Florence," Approved December 23 [sic, 24], A.D. 1889, So as to Retire One Commissioner Each Year.

December 24, 1890

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1890, Pages 871-872.
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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 1 of an Act entitled "An Act to regulate the term of office of the four Commissioners of the School District of the Town of Florence," approved December 23d [sic, 24th], A. D. 1889, be, and the same is hereby, amended, so that said Section as amended shall read as follows:

"Section 1. That from and after the passage of this Act the term of office of the four School Commissioners of the School District of the Town of Florence, in this State, shall be as follows, to wit: The Commissioner from Ward 1 of said town shall hold office for one year from the date of his election, and at the expiration of his said term a Commissioner shall be elected for a term of four years from Ward 1; and that the Commissioner from Ward 2 shall hold office for two years, and at the expiration of his term a Commissioner from Ward 2 shall be elected for a term of four years; and that the Commissioner from Ward 3 shall hold office for three years, and at the expiration of three years from the date of his election a Commissioner for Ward 3 shall be elected for the term of four years; and that the Commissioner from Ward 4 of said town shall hold office for a term of four years from the date of his election, and at the expiration of his said term of office there shall be elected a Commissioner from Ward 4 for a term of four years; and that such elections shall so be had and held thereafter in the same way as to terms, so that each Commissioner after the first Board shall hold office for a term of four years, and yet one Commissioner shall retire each and every year, unless such Commissioner be re-elected at the expiration of his term."

Approved December 24th, A.D. 1890.

Benjamin R. Tillman, Governor.
Eugene B. Gary, President of the Senate and Lt. Governor.
Ira B. Jones, Speaker of the House of Representatives.



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