Sixth General Assembly 1857
AN ACT providing for the education of the blind.
Section 1. Appropriation.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly fo rthe State of Iowa, That to meet the ordinary expenses of said institution, including rents and furniture, there is hereby appropriated from the State treasury the sum of twenty-five dollars per quarter for each pupil therein, and the further sum of three thousand five hundred dollars per annum out of any money in the treasury, not otherwise appropriated.
Section 2. Principal and assistants.
The principal of the institution shall be ex-officio a member of the board, and the assistant officers shall receive their appointment from the board, upon the nomination of the principal, who shall be responsible to the principal for the faithful performance of their duties, and the principal shall be held responsible to the board for the performance of his duties.
This act to take effect and be in force from and after its bublication in the Iowa City Republican, and Iowa Capital Reporter.
Approved Jan. 21st, 1857.
I certify that the forgoing Act was published in the Iowa City Republican, and Iowa Capital Reporter. Jan. 23rd, 1857.
Sec'y of State.