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CHAPTER 38.

[Published February 15, 1860.]

AN ACT to authorize the levying and collection of a special tax in that part of joint school district No. 9, in the towns of Fox Lake and Courtland, being in the town of Fox Lake.

The People of the State of Wisconsin, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

Fox Lake to

SECTION 1. The town clerk of the town of Fox Lake, Town clerk of in the county of Dodge, is hereby authorized to levy a levy a tax. tax upon the property assessed in that part of the joint school district No. nine (9), in the towns of Fox Lake and Courtland, being in the town of Fox Lake, for the sum of four hundred and forty-one dollars and ninety-six cents, ($441,96-100), and to issue his warrant for its collection, directed to the town treasurer of the said town of Fox Lake, to be collected and paid over to the said town of Fox Lake, within thirty days from the date of its issue. Said warrant shall be issued on or before the first day of March, 1860.

town treas'r.

SEC. 2. The same proceeding shall be had by, and the Coll'n and resame powers are hereby conferred upon, the town treas- turn of tax by urer of the town of Fox Lake, as are conferred upon him by law, in the collection, and returns upon the collection

of any general tax.

SEC. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved February 15, 1860.

CHAPTER 39.

[Published February 15, 1860.]

AN ACT to extend the time for the payment of state and county taxes in the city of Racine, for the year 1859.

The People of the State of Wisconsin, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

SECTION 1. The time limited by law for the collection Time extenof State and county taxes for the year 1859, in the city ded for col'n of Racine, and for making return of the unpaid taxes of of tax of 1859 that year to the county treasurer, is hereby extended to Racine. the first Monday in April, A. D. 1860. And upon such

in the city of

Proceedings return being made, the county treasurer shall proceed to for collection. collect such returned taxes, and to advertise and sell the lands so returned by the city treasurer, for the non-payment of taxes thereon, in the manner now provided by law.

State tax not included.

To take effect

SEC. 2. This act shall, in no way, operate to extend the time limited for the payment of the State tax by the treasurer of Racine county.

SEC. 3. This act shall be published immediately, and shall be in force from and after its passage and publication.

Approved February 15, 1860.

Proviso

CHAPTER 40.

[Published February, 15, 1860.]

AN ACT to authorize the State Superintendent of Public Instruction
to apportion certain school money to the city of Mineral Point.
The People of the State of Wisconsin, represented in
Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

State Sup❜t to SECTION 1. The State Superintendent of Public In-
apportion
school money struction is hereby authorized, and required, to appor-
to Minl. Point. tion to the city of Mineral Point, the same amount and
proportion of the school money for the year 1860, as the
said city would be entitled to of such school money, had
the county board of Iowa county levied the full amount
of school tax for said year, as required by law: Provid-
ed, that such apportionment shall not be made by said
Superintendent, unless the city clerk of said city shall cer-
tify that said city has, since the last apportionment,
raised, by tax, for school purposes, the amount necessary
to entitle said city to its proportion of the school fund
for said year.

SEC. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved February 15, 1860.

CHAPTER 41.

[Published February 15, 1860.]

AN ACT to repeal chapter 114, of General Laws of 1859, conferring civil jurisdiction on the county court of Crawford county.

The People of the State of Wisconsin, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

SECTION 1. Chapter 114, of the General Laws of Act repealed 1859, entitled "An Act to amend that part of chapter conferring 117, of the Revised Statutes, entitled 'of county courts tion on Crawcivil jurisdichaving civil jurisdiction,' and to confer civil jurisdiction ford Co. court upon the county court of Crawford county," is hereby

repealed.

SEC. 2. All judgments heretofore rendered in the Business county court of said Crawford county, may be enforced, transfered to reviewed, or appealed from, in the same manner, and with circuit court like effect, as if rendered in the circuit court of said county, and execution or other proper process may issue thereon from said circuit court. All appeals heretofore taken from judgments of justices of the peace to said county court and undetermined therein, all actions now pending, or writs, process, or recognizances returnable to said county court, shall be taken to be pending in or returnable to the circuit court of said county, and said circuit court shall entertain jurisdiction thereof, in the same manner as if originally brought to, or pending

therein.

SEC. 3. Nothing herein contained, shall be construed Judgements to impair or effect [affect] the lien of any judgment here- and liens not impaired. tofore rendered, in said county court.

SEC. 4. All appeals from judgments of the justices of Appeals from the peace, shall be taken to the circuit, instead of the justices. county court of said county.

SEC. 5. This act shall take effect and be in force from To take effect. and after its passage.

Approved February 15, 1860.

Amendment to J. B. Miller's ferry charter, at Dekora.

CHAPTER 42.

[Published February 16, 1860.]

AN ACT to amend chapter 274, of the General and Special Statutes of 1850, entitled "An act granting to James B. Miller the right to keep and maintain a ferry across the Wisconsin river at Dekora, in the county of Columbia,"

The People of the State of Wisconsin, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

SECTION 1. Chapter 274, of the General and Special Statutes of 1850, entitled "An act granting to James B. Miller the right to keep and maintain a ferry across the Wisconsin river at Dekora, in the county of Columbia, is hereby amended by striking out the word "ten," where it occurs in said act, and inserting the word "twenty." SEC. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved February 16, 1860.

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CHAPTER 43.

[Published February 24, 1860.]

Amendment

to charter of

lege.

AN ACT to amend chapter 97, of the Laws of 1849, being the charter of Carroll College.

The People of the State of Wisconsin, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

SECTION 1. The first section of chapter 97, of the Carroll Col- Session Laws of 1849, being entitled "An act to consolidate and amend an act entitled 'An act to incorporate Carroll College,' approved January 31st, 1846, and an act amendatory thereto, approved January 25th, 1847," is hereby amended, by striking out all of said section, from the beginning down to and including the word "College," where it first occurs in said section, and inserting tees made cor- the following in place thereof, to-wit: William A. Barstow, J. M. Buchanan, William C. Candee, Alfred Castle, Charles R. Dakin, H. N. Davis, Jason Downer, E. W. Drury, A. G. Hanford, I. A. Lapham, George W. Lawrence, William P. Lynde, A. Miner, A. C. Nickel, Warren Norton, C. J. Pettibone, J. D. Rixford, H. M. Robertson, John Y. Smith, James Y. Watson and Wil

Present trus

porators.

liam H. Watson, the present trustees of Carroll College."

trustees may

SEC. 2. The second section of the said chapter 97, of Present No. of the laws of 1849, is hereby altered and amended so as to be increased read as follows, to-wit: The present board of Trustees to 24. shall have power to increase thier [their] number to twenty-four, one-third of whom shall be a quorum for the transaction of business. The said board of trustees shall be alphabetically arranged, and divided into classes of six each, denominated the 1st, 2d, 3d Classification and 4th classes, the first of which shall vacate thier of trustees. [their] offices at the expiration of one year from the annual meeting of the board in July, 1860; the 2d class in two years from the same time, and so on, so that in four consecutive years the whole twenty-four

shall have vacated thier [their] offices. All vacancies in Vacanciesthe board of trustees shall be filled by persons elected by how filled. the Synod of Wisconsin, in connection with the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America; to which synod the trustees shall be

required to make an annual report of the whole of the Annual report financial affairs of the college.

SEC. 3. This act shall take effect immediately upon its

passage and approval by the Executive. Approved February 23, 1860.

to Synod of Wisconsin.

CHAPTER 44.

[Published February 24, 1860.]

AN ACT to amend chapter 134, of the Revised Statutes, entitled "Of executions, and proceedings supplementary thereto."

The People of the State of Wisconsin, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

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cutions and

SECTION 1. Section eighty-eight, of chapter one hun- Amendments dred and thirty four, of the Revised Statutes, entitled to chap. 134 of "Of executions and proceedings supplementary there-R. S., of exeto," is hereby amended by inserting after the word sup'y proceed"judge," in the seventh line from the bottom of said ings. section, the words "county judge or court commissioner." Also, by inserting, after the word "judge," in the last line of said section, the words "county judge or court commissioner;" and sections 89, 91, 93, 94, 95,

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