North Carolina - Acts on Education Topics

An Act to Amend an Act Passed at the Last Session of the General Assembly, Entitled "An Act to Establish an Academy in the County of Rutherford."

1807 - Chapter LXIX

The Laws of North Carolina of 1807 - Pages 29-30

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That Felix Walker, Mentor Morgan, David Doyle, William Green, Drury Dobins, Jesse Richardson, Abraham Crow, Isaac White, David Hoyle, Arthur Clark, Samuel Bailey and Andrew Morrison, be, and they are hrereby appointed trustees, in addition to those already named in the above-recited Act, and they, and every of them, shall have and enjoy all the rights and powers, in the same manner as if they had been appointed by said Act.

II. And be it further enacted, That said trustees, or a majority of them, shall have power to elect a President, and all other officers necessary to carry said institution into effect: Provided always, that the President and any seven members shall be a board sufficient to transact any business, except the appointment of a President or other officers, which shall be done by a majority of the trustees; and that they shall have power and authority at all times to elect and appoint a trustee or trustees in the room and place of any dying, removing or refusing to act.

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
the 18th Day of December, 1807
William White, Secretary

Joseph Riddick, Sp. S.
Joshua G. Wright, Sp. H.C.



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