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A Bill To Amend an Act Entitled an Act For
the Relief of The Wives and Families of Soldiers In the Army,
Ratified February 10th, 1863.
House Bill, No. 7, Ses. 1863:

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North Carolina. General Assembly. House of Commons


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(text) A Bill To Amend An Act Entitled An Act For The Relief Of The Wives And Families Of Soldiers In The Army, Ratified February 10th, 1863
1 p.
[Raleigh, N. C.]
W. W. Holden, Printer to the State.
1863

Call number VCP351.5 1863.1 (North Carolina Collection, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)


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Page 1

House Bill No. 7 . . . . . . SES. 1863.

Introduced by Mr. McCormick, of Harnett.

W. W. Holden, Printer to the State.

A BILL TO AMEND AN ACT ENTITLED AN ACT FOR
THE RELIEF OF THE WIVES AND FAMILIES OF
SOLDIERS IN THE ARMY, RATIFIED FEBRUARY
10th, 1863.

        SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the
2 State of North-Carolina and it is hereby enacted by the
3 authority of the same,
That section first of an act entitled
4 an act for the relief of wives and families of soldiers in the
5 army be amended in the first line by striking out "one
6 million" and inserting "three million," and in the second
7 line by, inserting after the word "hereby " the word
8 "annually," that it may read "That the sum of three million
9 dollars be, and the same is, hereby annually appropriated
10 to the use and benefit of the wives and families of
11 indigent soldiers who are now or may hereafter be in the
12 services," &c.

        SEC. 2. Be it further enacted, That the third section be
2 amended by striking out "one million" and inserting
3 "three million."

        SEC. 3. Be it further enacted, That this act shall be in
2 force from and after its ratification.