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Title 1855 Acts, Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the Several Annual Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1855
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1855) The Fourth Legislature, 1854, passed an act compile and revise the laws currently in force. Included were those of the current session. No 1854 session law was published. Laws not included in the compilation were deemed repealed, obsolete or not necessary to reprint. Included were marginal notes, index and table of contents
Publisher Published by Virtue of an Act Approved January 19, 1855, Great Salt Lake City, Utah
Date 1855
Type Text
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Source KFU30 1855 .A193
Language eng
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Holding Institution S.J. Quinney College of Law, The University of Utah, South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0730.
Source Physical Dimensions 12 cm x 19 cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Jan Robertson
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
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Date Created 2005-11-22
Date Modified 2012-06-05
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Title Articles of Confederation_page 11
Description the.high seas,"and establishing courtSi.for receiving and. determining jpallyi appeals in, all. cases of captures*./, pro.vide.d',,,thafc'no : member ,o£r .Confess shall be appointed a.judge ^6£; any. of the said courts;'!! MUfT.iie,(United- States, in Congress assembled,bshall 'also be the last â- jresort^n*appeal in all .disputes arid, differencesrmow subsisting^ or Ithat jhereafter miiy arise,.; betweeiiitwoi or more" (states ^concerning .boundary, jurisdiction, or .any other ;cause; whateveryiwbich iauthor-jty;;shall, always, be exercised in the manner.- followingt-rriWheiaeVer the legislative or executive authority or lawful.agent of;;ariyrstate in .controversy, with anothershall present a petition to Gphgress', s>ta'ting thef-matter in, question, and: praying for a hearing;' notice: .thereof â- shall;be given, by order of Congress to the legislative ov .execiittve ^authority of the other,state in controversy,;;:arid a day assigned, fo-r the appearance of the partie&,',by .their -lawful' agents. ;who!!S'hal'l then be .directed to appoint by joint consent commissioners or judges to ,constitute ia court for hearing and determining the matter in question" but if,they cannot agree,; .Congress;.;shall name three persons out of, each of, the United States, and; from; the list, of such: persons each party shall alternately ^strike-, put one,; the petitioners beginning wntil,thenumber shall be^reducedv,to,thirteent;jand from thatiinuini-ber,notless,than seven.or tojorejthan jklne-,names; !as 'CongresS'shall direct^ shall-, in;the^-presence' of- Congress; be drawn butbylot; and the:persons;iWho'senamesi shall be' so. di*a:wni'Ornany five:of them, commissioners or judge.Sj to. hear; arid, finally determine the controversy, so always as;ia major part;.-of the judges, who shall hear,,th;e,causei! shall agree, in the, determination:-;>.and if either-party shall neglect .to, attend;,at the dayiappointed, â-  withaut^showing: rea1-spns which Congress sjiall judge sufficient, or-being present shalLre-" fu§e to.strike.,..the Congress. shalLpr.oceedto:nominate three-persons â- put of each ,state, aftd_the secretary of Congress shall strike in behalf of absent or refusing;; and ;the judgment;and sentence of tliie,c,purt tOj be/appointed in the.manner before prescribed,: shallibe finjiljand conclusive, ^nd.jf,any; of,the jpartiesjshall refuse toisubmit t,p;the;authority;of'such courti,or;to appear,--..or,..'defend their.claim.or c^use,><|he court shall nevertheless .!proc.eed to: pronounce! sentenioeor judgnpi;entj'(i which.shal-1-in ilike manner b,es final - and; -decisiivep the judgment, pr sentence and' other!rprpcee.dings,s beingiki ,either:; case transmitted .to Congress,! andledged lamang the ,:-acts3-!ofy Congress f§r thei^eqiirity qf, ;the, parties: cpnoerne.d^; ;pi;ovided, itha't everly- comr n-iissioner> be,fore; lie :sjts, in judgment;! shall.take ranbaa'th-,;,i&ibe; ol theijudgesspfithe: supreme; oif superior'cpuirt of the state,;^;where theicause;shall> be^.triejdvt'/jweHiand^trul'yi^toijlijenT andj.determine, the matter: in question; aaeprding tt6; .the best -of ihis judgment,; with out. favor, (n ffiection t or j li.oipe, frfj f | re wia^d':' '1 pr.o vided *l:Sp, (Ithaf;,np,. state- shall *be â-  jdeprivedhoi,,territory-.for:the benent.of the United States.
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Source Original Book: Acts, Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the Several Annual Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1855
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-22
Date Modified 2005-11-22
ID 718272
Reference URL