A list of acts.

by Lisa Y. Henderson


A list of some of the acts passed during the last session of the General Assembly.

To prevent the importation and bringing of slaves and servants of colour into this state.

To prevent the owners of slaves from hiring them their time; to make compensation for patroles, and to restrain the abuses committed by free negroes and mulattoes.

To emancipate Jack, alias Jack Small, a person of colour.

North Carolina Gazette, New Bern, 14 February 1795.