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An Act in Relation to the Constitutional School Tax Which Has Become Assets of the State in Charge of the Commissioners of the Sinking Fund by Reason of the Same Being Past Due and Unpaid.

March 9, 1896

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1896, Page 61.

Section 1. Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina, That whenever, under operation of existing law, unpaid taxes, costs and penalties have become, or hereafter shall become, assets of the State in charge of fhe Commissioners of the Sinking Fund by reason of the same being past due and unpaid for twelve months, whether the same be upon or off the Tax Duplicate, or upon or off the Forfeited Land List as forfeited prior to December 24th, 1887, the Secretary of State, as agent of the Commissioners of the Sinking Fund, shall hereafter once a year pay over to the respective County Treasurers (to be by them placed to the credit of the common school fund) out of such assets as may have been collected by him during the year so much thereof as would have been the simple Constitutional school tax had the same not become assets of the State in charge of the Commissioners of the Sinking Fund, as aforesaid.

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 That all Acts and parts of Acts inconsistent with the provisions of this Act be, and the same are hereby, repealed.

Approved: March 9th, A.D. 1896.

John Gary Evans, Governor.
W.H. Timmerman, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate.
Frank Boyd Gary, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

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