Sec. 1. 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 it shall be the duty of the Superintendent
of the Deaf and Dumb Institute in this State, by and with the
advice and consent of the Board of Directors thereof, to receive
private pupils, residents of this State, in the said Institution,
on the same terms and under the same rules and regulations, as
pupils sent by the several counties in this State are now received:
Provided, however, That the parents or guardians of any such
private pay pupils shall, at their discretion, be allowed to
furnish clothing of every description for such pupils themselves;
and in that case, no charge shall be made for the same by the
Superintendent of said Institute: Provided, That the pay of private
pay pupils for board and tuition shall not exceed thirteen dollars
per month, payable semi-annually in advance.
Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That this Act shall take effect
and be in force from and after its ratification.
Ratified 28th January, 1851.
David S. Reid, Governor
James C. Dobbin, Speaker of the House of Commons
Weldon N. Edwards, Speaker of the Senate
Office of the Secretary of State, April, 1851.
I, William Hill, Secretary of State in and for the State of North
do hereby certify that the Acts and Resolutions contained in
are true copies of the original Acts and Resolutions passed by
Assembly of this State, at its late session.
William Hill, Secretary of State