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Superintendent of Public Schools - 13th R.S. (1873)

Committee Members
J.S. Mills, Co-Chair
Joseph Draper Sayers, Co-Chair
James M. Anderson
Hamilton Jacob Avinger
Andrew J. Ball
William Ellett
Levi Gillette
P.W. Hall
Thomas Miller Joseph
Josiah Kemble
Jonathan Payne
Stephen Powers
Henry Rawson
Khleber Miller Van Zandt
William Daniel Wood
Charges
• Examine the accounts and vouchers of the Superintendent of Public Schools.*
• Investigate the accounts of J.C. De Gress, Superintendent of Public Instruction, and report to Senate; investigate Superintendent's official conduct and that of his subordinates, authorized to send for persons and papers.*

Note:
House members appointed by Speaker 1/18/1873 pursuant to resolution by Mills; joint committee pursuant to concurrent resolution by Senate and House; Gillette added 1/30/1873; special joint committee report, majority and minority reports, 4/30/1873, Mills listed as Chairman and Payne as member (House Journal, 13th R.S., pp. 11-12, 49-50, 52, 101, 122, 797-811).
Senate members appointed 1/23/1873, pursuant to resolution by Sayers, followed by resolutions related to committee's investigation; joint committee pursuant to concurrent resolution by Senate and House; special joint committee report, majority and minority reports, 4/30/1873, Sayers listed as Chairman (Senate Journal, 13th R.S., pp. 74, 76, 91, 93, 100, 128, 181, 477, 633-647, 759).

* This represents an abstract of the report contents. Charge text is incomplete or unavailable.

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