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An Act to Repeal Section 1 of an Act Entitled "An Act to Require County Treasurers to Report Number of Polls Who Have Paid Their Poll Tax to the Chairman of the Board of Trustees in the Several School Districts, and to the School Commissioner, and to Require School Trustees to Report to the County Auditor all Taxable Polls in Their Districts," Approved December 22, 1891, and to Retain in Force an Act Entitled "An Act to Amend the General Statutes Relating to the Assessment and Collection of Taxes for School Purposes, and to Add Two New Sections, to be Known as Section 229a and 229b," Approved December 24th, A.D. 1890.

December 20, 1892

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1892, Pages 17-18.
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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 all of Section 1 of an Act entitled "An Act to require County Treasurers to report number of polls who have paid their poll tax to the Chairman of the Board of Trustees in the several school districts, and to the School Commissioner, and to require School Trustees to report to the County Auditor all taxable polls in their district," approved December 29th, 1891, after the enacting words be, and the same is hereby, repealed.

Sec. 2. That Section 3 of said Act be amended so as to read as follows:

"Section 3. That any Auditor failing to comply with this Act or the provisions of an Act entitled "An Act to amend the General Statutes, relating to the assessment and collection of taxes for school purposes, and to add two new Sections, to be known as Sections 229a and 229b," approved December 24th, A. D. 1890, shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction before a Court of competent jurisdiction shall be fined in a sum of not more than one hundred dollars, or be imprisoned for a term not exceeding thirty days."

Sec. 4. That nothing in this Act shall be construed as repealing the provisions of an Act entitled "An Act to amend the General Statutes relating to the assessment and collection of taxes for school purposes, and to add two new Sections, to be known as Sections 229a and 229b," approved December 24th, 1890.

Approved: December 20th, 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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