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lowed by the commissioners aforesaid, shall be permanent, until
two thirds of the commissioners in said parish, upon giving twenty
days notice to said trustees, shall determine that it is inexpedient
for them to have the management and disposition of such sum.
5. And be it enacted, That if the commissioners aforesaid shall
allow any sum to the said trustees, or after allowing shall think
proper to withdraw it, such order and such proceedings for the
withdrawing the same according to the provisions of this act, shall
be in writing, and lodged in the office of the clerk of Charles
county, whose duty it shall be to have the same recorded; Provided,
that when any sum may be once allowed, it shall not be withdrawn
or withheld until the expiration of the year in which it shall be de-
termined that the same shall be withheld.
6. And be it enacted, That if the commissioners of the school
fund for Charles county shall not think proper to allow any speci-
fic sum to the said trustees, they may and shall pay for the educa-
tion of such poor children as the trustees aforesaid may select and
admit into said school, the said trustees to have the sole and entire
control and management of the admission and education of such
poor children.
7. And be it further enacted, That upon application by said trustees
to the levy court of Charles county, the said court are hereby autho-
rised and directed, to appoint some fit and proper person, who, to-
gether with some one to be appointed by the trustees aforesaid,
shall call upon the different collectors and sheriffs who have here-
tofore been in office in Charles county, and who may yet have any
funds in their hands arising from fines and forfeitures incurred by
virtue of the militia laws of this state, and which may have been
collected and not appropriated as said laws have directed; and the
said two persons so appointed, shall have full power and authority
to audit and finally adjust these accounts with such collectors or
sheriffs, who may thus have money in their hands, and upon a set-
tlement of such accounts, the levy court shall allow to the trustees
aforesaid such part of whatever may thus appear to be due as in
their discretion they may judge meet for the purpose of establish-
ing and endowing the school aforesaid, but they shall not allow
them less than one fourth part thereof, and shall also allow out of
said money to the persons appointed to settle and adjust these
aforesaid accounts, such a sum as they may judge to be a reasona-
ble compensation for their trouble.

CHAP. 151.

In case any sum
is allowed, &c to
trustee, proceed-
ing to be in writ-


If commissioners
shall not allow any
specific sum, they
may pay for edu-
cation of such
poor children as
may be selected.

Levy court, upon
application, to ap-
point a fit person
to call on collec-
tors and sheriffs
for fines arising
under militia
laws, &c.


An act for the revaluation of Real and Personal Property
in Worcester county.
Sec. 1. Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Maryland, That
the commissioners of the tax for Worcester county be and they are
hereby authorised and directed, to meet at the county town, imme-
diately after the passage of this act, or as soon thereafter as may
be practicable, and proceed agreeably to the provisions of an act
passed at November session eighteen hundred and twelve, entitled,
An act for the valuation of real and personal property in the several
counties of this state, to revalue and reassess the real and person-
al property within said county.

Passed Feb 10, 1819

Commissioners of
tax to revalue

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