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CHAPTER 172 AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER TWO, PUBLIC LAWS OF ONE THOUSAND NINE HUNDRED TWENTY-ONE, AND ALL ACTS AMENDATORY THEREOF AND AD- DITIONAL THERETO; AND CHAPTER ONE HUN- DRED THIRTY OF THE CONSOLIDATED STATUTES AND ALL ACTS AMENDATORY THEREOF AND AD- DITIONAL THERETO; AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE CONSOLIDATION OF THE STATE PRISON DEPART- MENT AND STATE HIGHWAY COMMISSION INTO A SINGLE DEPARTMENT TO BE KNOWN AS STATE HIGHWAY AND PUBLIC WORKS COMMISSION. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
The Commission shall provide separate sleeping quarters and separate eating space for the different races and the different sexes; and, in so far as it is practical to. do so, shall provide for youthful convicts to segregate to themselves.