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An Act to Make Appropriations for the Insane Asylums.

1887 Public Laws: Chapter 208

Public Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1887 - Pages 443-444.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That the sum of fifty-six thousand dollars ($56,000) per annum be and is hereby appropriated for the sustenance and support of the patients in the North Carolina Insane Asylum at Raleigh, and the necessary repairs and improvements to the building.

Sec. 2, That the sum of sixty-five thousand dollars ($65,000) for the year one thousand eight hundred and eighty-seven (1887) be and the same is hereby appropriated for the support of the Western Insane Asylum at Morganton, and the necessary repairs and improvements to the buildings. And the sum of eighty-five thousand dollars ($85,000) for the year one thousand eight hundred and eighty-eight be and is hereby appropriated for the support of the said Western Asylum, and the necessary repairs and improvements to the buildings.

Sec. 3. That the appropriations herein made for the support and repairs of the asylum at Raleigh and at Morganton shall be drawn out by the auditor upon his warrant, and be placed by the treasurer to the credit of the said institutions for which said appropriations are made respectively.

Sec. 4. That this Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

In the general assembly read three times, and ratified this the 7th day of March, A.D. 1887.

Alfred M. Scales, Governor
Charles M. Stedman, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
Thomas M. Holt, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office Secretary of State,
Raleigh, May 31st, 1887.

I, William L. Saunders, Secretary of State, hereby certify that the
foregoing are true copies of the original (manuscript) acts and reso-
lutions on file in this office.

William L. Saunders,
Secretary of State.



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