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An Act to Amend Section 1114 of the Revised Statutes of 1893, Which Prescribes the General Powers of the Board of Visitors of the South Carolina Military Academy, so as to Give Said Board the Power of Conferring the Degree of Bachelor of Sciences.

February 17, 1900

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1900, Page 367.

Section 1. Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina, That section 1114 of the Revised Statutes of 1893, which provides the general powers of the Board of Visitors of the South Carolina Military Academy, be, and the same is hereby, amended by adding at the end of the said section the following words, to wit: "And the said Board shall have full power to confer the degree of Bachelor of Sciences on cadets of the said Academy;" so that staid section, as thus amended, will read as follows:

"Section 1114. Said Board shall have power to establish such regulations as they may deem necessary for the organization and good government of said Academy, and to establish such by-laws for the management thereof as shall not be inconsistent with the laws of this State or of the United States; to appoint Professors qualified to give instruction in military science and in other branches of knowledge which they may deem essential, to fix their salaries, and to remove them for cause, but in every case of removal two-thirds of the whole number of the Board shall concur; and the said Board shall have full power to confer the degree of Bachelor of Sciences on cadets of the said Academy."

Sec. 2. That any and all Acts and parts of Acts inconsistent with or repugnant to this Act be, and the same are hereby, repealed.

Approved the 17th Day of February, A.D. 1900.

Miles B. McSweeney, Governor.
Robert B. Scarborough, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate.
Frank Boyd Gary, Speaker of the House



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