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February 3, 1864

Acts of the Legislature of West Virginia
February 3, 1864

CHAP. 2.:An ACT requiring copies of certain Official Bonds to be transmitted to the Auditor.

Passed February 3, 1864.

Be enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:

1. A copy of the bond of every sheriff, assessor and county treasurer (Bonds of sheriff, assessor, county treasurer and clerk of the court of appeals.), and of the bond of the clerk of the supreme court of appeals, shall be transmitted to the auditor by the officer in whose office the original is filed, within two months after the same is filed in his office; which copies shall be filed and preserved in the auditor's office. Any officer who shall fail to transmit such copy within the time above (Penalty for failure.) specified, shall forfeit one hundred dollars.

2. The seventeenth section of the Act passed June twenty-ninth, eighteen hundred and sixty-three, entitled "An ACT relating to official bonds," is hereby repealed. (Law repealed.)

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