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An Act to Amend Several Acts of the General Assembly in Relation to the Deaf and Dumb, and the Blind.

1852 Chapter XLVIII

Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1852 - Pages 102-103.

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 the Act passed at the session of the General Assembly for 1848-9, entitled "An Act to provide more effectually for the education of the deaf mutes within this State," be so amended as to include the blind in all the provisions of said Act, and also to extend the term for which the tax of seventy-five dollars is to be levied, to seven years instead of four.

Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That the sixth section of the Act passed at the session of the General Assembly for 1848-9, entitled "An Act to establish a board of directors for the deaf and dumb institution of this State," be so amended as to make the corporate title of the institution as follows, to wit: "The North Carolina Institution for the education of the Deaf and Dumb, and of the Blind."

Sec 3. Be it further enacted, That the first section of the act of the General Assembly, passed at the session for 1844-5, entitled "An Act to provide for the education and maintenance of the poor and destitute deaf mutes and blind persons in this State," be so amended as to make the annual appropriation to the institution eight thousand dollars.

Sec. 4. Be it further enacted, That this Act shall take eflfect and be in force from and after its ratification.

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
this 25th day of December, A.D. 1852.

David S. Reid, Governor
John Baxter, Speaker of the House of Commons
Weldon N. Edwards, Speaker of the Senate

Office of the Secretary of State, March 14th, 1853.

I, William Hill, Secretary of State in and for the State of North Carolina,
do hereby certify that the Acts and Resolutions contained in this Pamphlet
are true copies of the original Acts and Resolutions passed by the General
Assembly of this State, at its late session.

William Hill, Secretary of State



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