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An Act to Enable the City Board of School Commissioners for the City of Charleston to Complete and Furnish the School in Friend Street.

January 31, 1882

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1881-1882, Pages 724-725.

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 the City Board of School Commissioners for the city of Charleston be, and they are hereby, authorized to levy and collect a tax upon all the taxable property in said city of one-half of one mill for the current fiscal year, and a like amount of tax in the fiscal year next ensuing; the same to be collected in the same manner and at the same time with the present school tax for the said city, and that the amount collected be applied by the said Board to the erection, furnishing, and completing the school house in Friend Street now in the course of erection.

SEC. 2. That the said City Board are authorized to borrow such amount of money as they may deem necessary, not exceeding the aggregate amount of said tax, in order to complete and furnish the said building without delay, and for that purpose to issue through their Chairman such notes or bonds as may be requisite, and that such notes or bonds shall be paid from the said taxes hereby authorized as the same may be collected.

In the Senate House, the thirtieth day of January, one thousand eight hundred and eighty-two.

John D. Kennedy, President of the Senate.
John C. Sheppard, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Approved: January 31st, A.D. 1882.
Johnson Hagood, Governor.

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