Legislative Acts

Legislative Acts Regarding
the Iowa School for the Blind
and the
Blind of Iowa.

 

IOWA SECOND GENERAL ASSEMBLY  1849
Chapter 121. DEAF, DUMB and BLIND. 
AN ACT to provide for the instruction of
the deaf, dumb and blind.

 

IOWA FOURTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1853
Chapter 26. BLIND ASYLUM. 
AN ACT to establish an asylum for the blind.

 

IOWA FIFTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1855
Chapter 56. BLIND. 
AN ACT to amend an act entitled “an act to
establish an asylum for the blind” Approved
January 18, 1853

Joint Resolution No. 36. ASYLUMS. 
JOINT RESOLUTION Relitave to Asylums
for the Blind, and Deaf and Dumb

 

IOWA SIXTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1857
Chapter 51. BLIND 
AN ACT providing for the
education of the blind.

 

IOWA SEVENTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1858
Chapter 125. ASYLUM FOR THE BLIND  
AN ACT to locate and provide for the erection of an
Institution for the Education of the Blind of the State of Iowa.

 

IOWA EIGHTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1860
Chapter 89. BLIND ASYLUM AT VINTON.  
AN ACT making further appropriations for
the Blind Asylum at Vinton.

 

IOWA NINTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1862
Chapter 45. BLIND ASYLUM AT VINTON. 
AN ACT making further appropriations for
completing the Blind Asylum at Vinton.

Chapter 46. SUPPLIES FOR CHARITABLE INSTITUTIONS. 
AN ACT regulating the purchase of supplies for the
use of Charitable Institutions belonging to the State of Iowa.

Chapter 152. DEAF AND DUMB AND BLIND ASYLUM. 
AN ACT to provide for the support of the Deaf and Dumb
and Blind Asylum.

Chapter 161. TRUSTEES OF BLIND ASYLUM. 
AN ACT to ammend chapter ninety, Article two, of the
Revision of 1860.

Chapter 167. REMOVAL OF THE BLIND ASYLUM. 
AN ACT to authorize the Principal of the Institution for the
Education of the Blind, to remove said Institution to the building erected for
that purpose at Vinton, in Benton County, Iowa.

 

IOWA TENTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1864
CHAPTER 36.  TRUSTEES OF BLIND ASYLUM. 
AN ACT to amend Chapter 161 of the laws of the
9th General Assembly, approved April 8th, 1862. 

CHAPTER 54. BLIND AND DEAF AND DUMB. 
AN ACT to provide for the education and support
of the Blind and Deaf and Dumb, and to repeal
Chapter 152 of the Acts of the Ninth General Assembly.

 

IOWA ELEVENTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1866
CHAPTER 43.  RELATING TO THE INSTITUTION FOR THE BLIND. 
A
N ACT to provide for the education and support of the Blind.

CHAPTER 86.  ASYLUM FOR THE BLIND APPROPRIATION. 
AN ACT making further appropriation for the Asylum for the Blind.

 

IOWA TWELFTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1868
CHAPTER 94.  IN RELATIONS TO THE ASYLUM FOR THE BLIND. 
AN ACT to Constitute the Principal a member of the Board of Trustees,
Enlarge and Furnish the Buildings, and support the Institution for the E
duction of the Blind.

JOINT RESOLUTION XVII.  APPOINTING TRUSTEES OF THE ASYLUM OF THE BLIND.

 

IOWA FOURTEENTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1872
CHAPTER XLVI (70).  IOWA COLLEGE FOR THE BLIND.
AN ACT to enlarge the Iowa Institution for the Education of the Blind,
and to Change the Name of the same, and for the Improvements of the Grounds, t
he Purchase of Musical Instruments and a Printing Press for the use of the Blind.
 
[S.F. 50]

 

IOWA SIXTEENTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1876
CHAPTER 71.  CONCERNING THE COLLEGE FOR THE BLIND
AN ACT to repeal sections 1681 1682 and 1683, Chapter 6,
Title 7 of the Code, and for other purposes.

CHAPTER 150.  APPROPRIATION FOR COLLEGE FOR THE BLIND
AN ACT making further appropriations for the College for the Blind

 

IOWA SEVENTEENTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1878
CHAPTER 72.  COLLEGE FOR THE BLIND.
AN ACT to Amend Section 1672 and 1676 of the Code,
Relating to Support of the Blind.

CHAPTER 178.  COLLEGE FOR THE BLIND.
AN ACT Making Further Appropriations for the College for the Blind.

 

IOWA EIGHTEENTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1880
CHAPTER 157. COLLEGE FOR THE BLIND.
AN ACT Making Appropriations for the College for the Blind.

CHAPTER 165. RELATING TO SUPPORT OF THE BLIND.
AN ACT to Ammend Chapter 72, Laws of the Seventeenth
General Assembly, Relating to Support of the Blind.

 

IOWA NINETEENTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1882
CHAPTER 6. APPROPRIATION FOR THE BLIND.
AN ACT for an Appropriation for the College for the Blind,
to enable said College to complete the School Year ending
June 14, 1882.

CHAPTER 97.  FOR THE COLLEGE FOR THE BLIND.
AN ACT Making Appropriations for the College of [for] the Blind.

CHAPTER 157.  PROVIDING FOR AN OCULIST AT THE COLLEGE FOR THE BLIND.
AN ACT Making an Appropriation to Employ an Expert Oculist for the Benefit of the
inmates of the College of [for] the Blind.

CHAPTER 166.  SUPPORT-FUND FOR THE COLLEGE FOR THE BLIND INCREASED.
AN ACT To Amend Section 1675 of the Code, and to Repeal Section 1676 of the Code
as amended by Chapter 72 of the Acts of the Seventeenth General Assembly and
Chapter 165 of the Acts of the Eighteenth General Assembly, and to Enact a Substitute thereof. 

 

IOWA TWENTIETH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1884
CHAPTER 110.  IOWA COLLEGE FOR THE BLIND.

AN ACT Making Appropriations for the College for the Blind.

CHAPTER 127.  OCULIST FOR THE COLLEGE FOR THE BLIND.
AN ACT Making an Appropriation to Employ an Expert Oculist for the Benefit of the
Inmates of the College for the Blind. 

 

IOWA TWENTY-FIRST GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1886
CHAPTER 69.  APPROPRIATIONS FOR COLLEGE FOR THE BLIND.
AN ACT Making Appropriations for the College for the Blind at Vinton.