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

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A. S. Johnston, 1839 - Law
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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 into Island in the Members of the Episcopal Church of Edislo Island
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1818 2174 An Act to Incorporate the Charleston Fire and Marine Insurance Company
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1819 No 2183 An Acl to establish three Circuit Courts in Charleston District and for other
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1818 No 2203 An Act to incorporate tlie Grand Lodge of Ancient Free 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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1819 No 8227 An Act to establish a new Court House ami Gnol near the centre of Marlbo
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1S20 2231 An Act to incorporate the Inion Insurance Company
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2246 An Act to incorporate the several Societies therein mentioned
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A O 1821 2249 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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2277 An Act for the bettor regulation and government of free negroes and persons
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1822 No 2286 An Act to vest the title of the lot upon which tho Lunatic Asylum stands
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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 No 2312 An Acl to provide a remedy at Law in cases of joint contract where one
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2319 An Act the more effectually to prohibit free negroes and persons of colour from
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1824 2329 An Act to repeal the 48th section of an Act entitled An Act to establish cer
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A D 1824 mems und tbroiher purposes passed the twentieth day of December
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An Act to raise supplies for the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty
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1825 2358 An Ant 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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No 2394 An Act to change the time for holding the Courts of Common Pleas and Gene
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An Act to prevent the recovery of debts contracted for ardent spirits sold
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1827 No 2424 An Act to provide for the repairing of Court Houses and Jails in tliis 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 3435 An Act to permit Eleonore Moirie F de Fay Lalour 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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An Act 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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2479 An Act to regulate the Collection of Military Fines and for other purposes
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An Act for the punishment of official misconduct of District Officers
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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 lo reduce the penally of the Escheotors 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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1830 2499 An act to alter and amend the Laws in relation to Interest and Usury
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2516 An Act to incorporate certain Sociotios
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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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2519 An Act concerning the Bank of the State of South Carolina
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An Act to make appropriations for the year one thousand eight hundred
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and fr other purposes
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1832 2569 An Act to release the title of the State in certain Escheated property to
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An Act to raise supplies for the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty
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1833 2588 An Ordinance
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1833 No 2Gt9 An Act concerning Homo of the Public Work
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A I 1834 2616 An Act to authorize the appointment of a Commissioner or Commissioners
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An Act to raise supplies for the year ono thousand eight hundred and thirty
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1835 2646 An Act to reform and amend the Judiciary System of thiB State
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2677 An Aet to increase tho Jurisdiction of the City Court of Charleston and
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An Act to amend the Law as to Insolvent Debtors
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1836 No 2712 An Act to make appropriations for the yenr one thousand eight hundred
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Company
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2739 An Act to authorize the Cily Council of Charleston to close Fortstreet
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1838 2743 An Actio 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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2763 An Act to authorize a Subscription in behalf of the State to the South
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An Act to prevent Wines of the growth of the Western Islands to be import
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1733 An Act for continuing Peregrine Fury Esq Agent to solicit the affairs of this
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1783 An Act respecting Suits for the recovery of Debt
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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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