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Title (1851) Acts Resolutions and Memorials Passed by the First Annual and Special Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1851
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1851) Session law from the first legislature of the Utah territory. Organizes government, reenacts laws of Deseret
Publisher By authority of the Legislative Assembly, Great Salt Lake City
Date 1852
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2005, S.J. Quinney College of Law. All rights reserved.
Holding Institution S.J. Quinney College of Law, The University of Utah, South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0730.
Source Physical Dimensions 15 cm x 23.5cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Jan Robertson
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
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Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
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Title Cedar City_page 183
Description 183 the inspection of the electors of said city, and shall perform all other duties as may be required of him by the or- i ' finances of the City Council, and shall serve as clerk of the Municipal Court. Sec. 42. When it shall be necessary to take private property, for opening, widening, or altering any publicly£?$$£** street, lane, avenue, or alleys, the corporation shall makePurPog*s' a just compensation therefor, to the person whose property is so taken; and if the amount of such compensation cannot be agreed upon, the Mayor shall cause the same to be ascertained by a jury of six disinterested men, who shall be inhabitants of the city. Sec. 43. Ail jurors empannelled to enquire into theDut>' of iar:>rs amount of benefits or damages that shall happen to the owners of property so proposed to be taken, shall first be sworn to that effect, and shall return to the Mayor their inquest in writing, signed by each juror. Sec. 44. In case the Mayor shall, at any time, be gull-Mayor, how t* ty of any palpable omission of duty, or shall wilfully orbetneL corruptly be guilty of oppression, malconduct, or partiality, in the discharge of the duties of his office, he shall be liable to indictment in the Probate Court of Iron county, and on conviction, he shall be liable to fine and imprisonment, and the court shall have power on the recommend of the jury, to add to the judgment of the court that he be removed from office. Ssc. 45. The City Council shall have power to pro-6 vide for the punishment of offenders and vagrants, by im-di in criminal prisonment in the county or city jail, or by compellingcases-them to labor on the streets, or other public works, until the same shall be fully paid, in all cases where such offender or vagrants shall fail, or refuse to pay the fines and forfeitures which may be recovered against them. Sec. 46. The inhabitants of Cedar City shall, fromcityexempt and affer the next ensuing two years, from the first Mon-froinroadtaifts day in March next, be exempt from working on any road or roads beyond the limits of said city. But all taxes devoted to road purposes, shall, from and after said term of two years, be collected and expended by and under the direction of the supervisor of streets, within the limits of the citv.
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Source Original Book: Laws and Ordinances of the State of Deseret (Utah) Compilation 1851
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Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2005-11-08
ID 716877
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