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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 Laws not included in the compilation were deemed repealed, obsolete or not necessary to reprint.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
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 12 cm x 19 cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Jan Robertson
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
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Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-22
Date Modified 2012-06-05
ID 718723
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6c53mkv

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Title Constitution_page 23
Description -'No person shall be a representative #ho!rsh:ail n'ot have atfcafnWa to'the aig'e of'twenty-five years,: and 'beeri'seYen" years'a' citizen o*f the United States, and who shall not',''when elected, ! k% an inhabK tani fof/thiat state m which he shall be chos'^nf ;ifl **"* !i' : :fRepresentatives and direct taxes shall be apportioned' aTnong' 0x6' several states which may be included within this TJhion/ according to their respective numbers, which shall be determined by adding 'to the 'whole number of free persons, including those bound'tb service for a term of years, and excluding Indians not taxed, three'fift'hs of all other persons. The actual enumeration shall be made within three years after the first meeting of the' Congress of the TJhife&i States, and within every subsequent term of ten years, in such manner as they shall by law direct.' The number of representatives shall not exceed one for every thirty thousand, but each state shall' have at least one representative; and until such enumeration shall be made, the state of New Hampshire 'shall be entitled to choose three, Massachusetts eight, Rhode Island and Providence Plantations orre, Connecticut five, New York1'six,1 New Jersey four; Pennsylvania eight, Delaware one, Maryland'sixj Virginia ten, North Carolina five, South Carolina five, and Georgia three.-' VI â-  â- â-  When vacancies happen in the representation from any state; -the executive authority thereof shall issa-e writs of election to fill such' vacancies. The house of representatives shall choose their speaker and other officers; and shall have the sole power-of impeachment.-. ; â- :> vfT section in. V ., , '"' ''â- .'â- - â-  â- '•â-  j '. â- '•â-  '-â-  Y'mvi â- -. -••;•.. /!â- 'â- ' -; •;>.!â-  â- )â- .â-  ,\'-'' :'.>'.-i sihj Tlie'senate of the United States shall be composed of two1 sen'aBors' from each state, chosen by the-1''legislature thereof, for six yeaVs; atid each senator shall have one Totfe:1'- â- '''â-  ' J :o-!- ii;i«<>^<|i.iTHH Immediately after they shall be assembled in con^e^udiice 6f:the first election, they shall be divided as equally as may be into three classes. The seats of the senators of the first class shall'be vacated at the ^expiration of the second y.ear, of â-  the; sec^nfd; class ;at; ithe: expiration of the fourth year, and of, the third;classcat,the expiration] of the sixth year, so that one third, mayf.be. chosfen,:evel-y ..secondi ye&r; aad if vacancies happen by resignatien or, otherwise,' i
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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 718284
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6c53mkv/718284