The Statutes at Large of South Carolina: Acts from 1814 to 1838, with an appendix

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A. S. Johnston, 1839
 

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2152 An Act to change the place of holding the Courts for Colleton district and
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1817 No isto Island in the Members of the Episcopal Church of Edisto Island
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1818 2174 An Act to Incorporate the charleston Fire and Marine Insurance Company
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1813 No 2183 An Act to establish three Circuit Courts in Charleston District and for other
93
2195 An Act to repeal the Act passed at December session in the year one thou
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1818 No 2203 An Act to incorporate the Grand Lodge of Ancient Frec Masons of South
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An Act to authorize the President and Directors of the Bank of the State
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therein mentioned 72
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1819 No 2227 An Act to establish a new Court House and Gaol near the centre of Marlbo
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An Act to increase the number of Justices of the Quorum and Peace for
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2246 An Act to incorporate the several Societies therein mentioned
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1821 9249 An Act to prolong the sittings of the Courts of Common Pleas and General
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1821 No 2256 An Act to give the Commissioners of the Poor of Pendleton Kershaw Lancas
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An Act to postpone the Election of Members of Congress to represent this
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1822 2276 An Act to establish a competent force to act as a Municipal Guard for the pro
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1822 No 2286 An Act to vest the title of the lot upon which the Lunatic Asylum stands
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2296 An Act to establish a Bank in the town of Hamburgh and to incorporate
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1823 2302 An Act to vest power in the City Council of Charleston to prevent the retailing
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1823
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2319 An Act the more effectually to prohibit free negroes and persons of colour from
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An Act to repeal the 48th section of an Act entitled An Act to establish cer
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A D 1824 ments and for other purposes passed the twentieth day of December
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An Act to raise sapplies for the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty
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1825 2358 An Act to amend the charter of the Corporation of the town of Columbia
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1825 No 2368 An Act to incorporate the Charleston Water Company and for other purposes
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2377 An Act to establish a Court of Equity for Marion district
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1826 2385 An Act to require the Commissioners appointed by an Act passed on
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1826 No 2394 An Act to change the time for holding the Courts of Common Pleas and Gene
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An Act to make appropriations for the year one thousand eight hundred
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and the charters of Ferries Bridges and Turnpike Roads shall
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2406 An Act to alter and define the line between the 34th and 35th Regiments
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1827 No 2424 An Act to provide for the repairing of Court Houses and Jails in this State
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1828 2441 An Act to amend an Act entitled An act to regulate the election of Sheriffs
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1828 No 2455 An Act to permit Eleonore Moirie F de Fay Latour Maubourg Horry the widow of a native citizen of this State to take certain lands wi...
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An Act to define and establish the Gaol bounds for the district of Charleston
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An Act to arrange the several Courts of Common Pleas and Sessions in the State into five Circuits and to fix the times for holding the same
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2461 An Aet to amend the Escheat Laws in relation to the Widows of citizens of this State
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An Act to provide for the payment of Jurors and Constables in certain cases
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An Act to alter and amend an Act entitled An Act to regulate the licensing of Physicians to practice and for other purposes therein mentioned
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An Act concerning the Public Works of the State
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An Act to raise supplies for the year one thonsand eight hundred and twenty nine
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An Act to make appropriations for the year one thousand eight hundred and 376 A D 1829 2470 An Act concerning the Public Works 280
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An Act authorizing titles to be made to purchasers of Lots in the Villages of Anderson and Pickens and for other purposes
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An Act to authorize the sale of public arms and accoutrements
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An Act concerning Fish Traps
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An Act to reduce the penalty of the Escheators Bond for York District
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An Act for the better organizing the Fire Guard of the City of Charleston
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1829 No 2495 An Act to withdraw the management of the Estate of Doctor John De La Howe
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An Act concerning the public works
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2516 An Act to incorporate certain Societies
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An Act to make appropriations for the year one thousand eight hundred
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1831 2523 An Act to authorize the formation of a Mounted Corps in Charleston
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1831 No 2531 An Act to revive the charter of the Winyaw and Wando Canal Company
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An Act to outhorize the Honorable Judge Harper to be absent from the State
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An Act to incorporate the Village of Orangeburgh
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An Act to make appropriations for the year one thousand eight hundred
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An Ordinance to Nullify certain Acts of the Congress of the United States
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1832 2569 An Act to release the title of the State in certain Éscheated property to
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2579 An Act regulating the practice of the Court of Appeals
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An Act to raise supplies for the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty
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2586 An Act concerning the South Carolina Canal and Rail Road Company
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2598 An Act to prolong the terms of the Court of Equity for certain Districts
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1833 No 2609 An Act concerning some of the Public Worke
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1834 2616 An Act to authorize the appointment of a Commissioner or Commissioners
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2630 An Act to Incorporate certain Societies
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1834 No 2643 An Act more effectually to prevent the illicit traffic in Cotton Rice Corn
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1835 2646 An Act to reform and amend the Judiciary System of this State
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1836 2673 An Act to authorize the President Directors and Company of the State Bank
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1836 No 2678 An Act to establish a Company under the name of the Savannah and Charles
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An Act to amend the Law as to Insolvent Debtors
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1837 2713 An Act to authorize the Commissioners of Public Buildings for Charleston I
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An Act to alter and amend the Law in relation to Fish Sluices on the Catawba
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mission to the Bar
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2739 An Act to authorize the City Council of Charleston to close Fortstreet
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1838 2743 An Act to amend the Act directing the representation in the City Council
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1838 No 2748 An Act to provide for the increase and preservation of the Library of
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1821
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1713 An Act to prevent Wines of the growth of the Western Islands to be import
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1732 An Act for continuing Peregrine Fury Esq Agent to solicit the affairs of this
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1737 An Act for encouraging the manufacture of Silk in this Province under
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1788 An Act authorizing Justices of the Peace where there are no County Courts
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1785 The Marriage Settlement Act of 1785
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Extract from the Report of the Committee on the Judiciary 1836 in regard
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