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Title (1866) Acts, Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the Several Annual Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1866
Subject Law
Description (1866) The Fifteenth Legislature, 1865, passed an act to print the laws as prepared and reported by the Joint Committee on Revision and Compilation, including laws of the current session. No 1865 session law was printed because these acts were incorporated into the 1866 compilation.
Publisher Legislative Assemblye of the State of Utah
Date 1866
Type Text
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Identifier KFU30 1866 .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
Source Physical Dimensions 15 cm x 23.5cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor
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Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2006-01-25
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Title Chapter 73_page_099
Description LAWS OF UTAH. 99 majority of them, one copy of which shall be delivered to the owner or claimant of the land, and the other to either or any one of the persons above named or their fixtures belonging to such persona permanently to continue, aud to be repaired and improved from time to time as said persons or their agents may legitimately require; and in case any damage shall be adjudged to such owner or claimant, the persons herein named or their agents shall pay the amount thereof with costs of such appraisal, said costs to be ascertained and determined by the appraisers in their written award; the appraisers to be entitled to two dollai-3 per day, besides expenses, for their services, to be paid by the aforesaid persons or their agents. Sec. 3.-Every person who shall wilfully injure, molest or destroy any of the ||; lines, wires, posts, piers or abutments belonging to the persons aforesaid, or any other materials or property appertaining to said electric telegraph line or lines within this Territory, or shall wilfully or maliciously interfere with or obstruct in any way the use of such line or lines, or the transmission of messages or communications of any sort upon, along or over the same, or who shall aid, abet, procure or advise any such interference, obstruction or injury, shall upon conviction, be punished for the first offense by imprisonment and sentence to hard labor for a term of one year, or by fine not exceeding five hundred dollars, and for the second offense, by like imprisonment and sentence not exceeding five years, or a fine not exceeding two thousand dollars. Nothing herein contained shall be so construed as to inhibit the Legislature of this Territory from altering, changing or repealing this act. Approved Jan. 18, 1861. CHAPTER LXXIII. An ACT to provide for the organization of Telegraphic Companies. , Sec. 1.-Be itenacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That any number of persons, not less than three, two-thirds of whom must be residents of this Territory, may associate and form a company for the purpose of constructing, owning, holding and working a line or lines of telegraph in this Territory, upon the terras and conditions and subject to the liabilities prescribed in this act. Sec. 2.-Such persons under their hands shall make a certificate which shall specify: 1st.-The corporate name of the company. 2d.-The general route of the principal line or lines of telegraph, designating the principal points to be connected thereby. 3d.-The amount of the capital stock of the company and the number of shares into which the same shall be divided. 4th.-The names and places of residence of the principal shareholders, and the number of shares subscribed for by each. • ? 5th.-The period of the existence of said company, not to exceed fifty years. Which certificate shall be proved or acknowledged, aud filed in the office of the County Clerk of the county in which one of the principal offices of said company shall be established, and a copy or duplicate thereof fiLed in the office of the Secretary of State. Sec. 3.-Upon complying with the provisions of the preceding section, such company shall become a body corporate by the name designated in said certificate, and shall be entitled to all tiie rights and privileges, and subject to the liabilities common to corporations; and a copy of said certificate, certified by the Clerk where the same is fijjed, or by the Secretary of State, may be used as evidence in all Courts and places. Sec. 4.-Such company shall have power to purchase, take, receive, hold use and vend to others to-be used any patent or patents for telegraphing, and any and all rights thereunder; to purchase, take, receive, hold and maintain any and all rights,
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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, 1866
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2005-11-15
ID 717060
Reference URL