South Carolina - Acts on Education Topics

An Act to Alter and Amend an Act Entitled "An Act to Establish a College at Columbia."

December 20, 1825

The Statutes at Large of South Carolina - Volume VI, Page 266

I. Be it enacted by the honorable the Senate and House of Representatives, now met and sitting in General Assembly, and by the authority of the same, That from and after the passing of this Act, the Board of Trustees of the South Carolina College shall consist of the Governor and Lieutenant Governor of the State, the President of the Senate, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, the Judges of the Court of Appeals, the Circuit Judges of the Court of Law, and the Chancellors, ex officio, together with twenty other persons, to be elected by joint ballot of the Senate and House of Representatives, to continue in office four years, and until others shall be elected.

II. And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, That from and after the passing of this Act, nine members shall constitute a quorum of the Board of Trustees, sufficient for the transaction of any business relative to the said College, except it be the appointment of an officer in the same, which shall be done only at the annual meeting, and when a majority of said Board are present.

In the Senate House, the twentieth day of December, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty-five, and in the fiftieth year of the Independence of the United States of America.

JACOB BOND I'ON, President of the Senate.
JOHN B. O'NEALL, Speaker of the House of Representatives.



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