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An Act to Authorize the School District of the Town of Abbeville to Issue Additional Bonds and Levy an Additional Tax for School Purposes.

December 15, 1892

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1892, Pages 147-148.
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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 the Board of Trustees of the School District of the Town of Abbeville are hereby empowered to submit to the qualified voters resident in said school district, at an election to be held for that purpose, after at least ten days' notice, the question of authorizing an additional issue of seven per cent, bonds, not exceeding the amount of three thousand dollars, payable in thirty years from the first day of March, 1892, to be of the denomination of one hundred dollars each, and numbered from one hundred and twenty-one to one hundred and fifty, inclusive. Said Board of Trustees shall appoint the managers, receive the returns and declare the result of said election, and shall issue and sell bonds in the event that said election shall result in favor thereof. That all the provisions of Sections 6 and 7 of an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the establishment of a new school district in Abbeville County, and to authorize the issue of bonds by said school district and the levy of a local tax therein," approved December 18th, 1891, are hereby re-enacted as a part of this Act and are made applicable to the bonds hereby authorized and to the payment thereof.

Sec. 2. That said Board of Trustees are further empowered at the election hereinbefore authorized to submit to the qualified voters resident in said school district the question of an additional tax of two mills, if so much be necessary, for school purposes; and all the provisions of Sections 8 and 10 of the Act hereinbefore recited are hereby re-enacted and made applicable to said tax if said election shall result in favor thereof.

Sec. 3. That this Act shall be deemed a Public Act, and shall become of force immediately upon its approval.

Approved: December 15th, A.D. 1892.

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

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