LEVIN WINDER, ESQUIRE, GOVERNOR.
An Act for the benefit of the several Free Schools in the City and
of Baltimore. Lib. TH. No. 4, fol. 386.
Passed Feb. 3, 1815.
| 1. BE IT ENACTED, by the General Assembly
of Maryland, That
the justices of the orphans court of Baltimore county be and they
are hereby authorised and required, to order and direct the funds
arising from the personal estates, (administered upon in that court,)
of persons who have died, or may die intestate, and have not left,
or may not leave legal representatives, to be paid to the trustees or
managers of the several free schools in the city and precincts of
Baltimore, in proportions according to the number of children educated
at each school.
|Estates of persons
to be paid
to free schools.
| 2. AND BE IT ENACTED, That upon passing any
order in pursuance
of this act, the court aforesaid shall require a bond, with
security to be by them approved, to be given to this state, which
shall be recorded and preserved in said court as other records are,
conditioned for the faithful application of all monies to be received
under such orders, to the benefit of the institution to which the orders
shall directs its payment, and also with the further condition
that a true account shall be submitted to said court of the expenditure
of said money, at least once in a year, or oftener if by them
|Bond to be required.
| 3. PROVIDED ALWAYS, AND BE IT ENACTED, That
this act contained shall be construed to interfere with or affect the
rights vested in the Charitable Marine Society of Baltimore, by the
act, entitled, A supplement to the act, entitled, An act to incorporate
the Charitable Marine Society of Baltimore, passed at November
session eighteen hundred and seven*.
|Not to interfere
with rights of
* Ch. 125.