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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
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Holding Institution S.J. Quinney College of Law, The University of Utah, South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT
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Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2006-01-25
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Title Chapter 94_page_127
Description LAWS OF UTAH. 127 Sec. 22.-To tax, restrain, prohibit and suppress tippling houses, dram shops, gaming houses, bawdy and other disorderly houses. Sec. 23.-To provide for the prevention and extinguishment of fires; to regulate the fixing of chimneys and the flues thereof and stove pipes, and to organize and establish fire companies. Sec. 24.-To regulate the storage of gunpowder, tar, pitch, rosin and other combustible materials. Sec. 25.-To regulate a,nd order parapet walls and other partition fences; to restrain, regulate or prohibit the running at large of cattle, horses, mules, sheep, swine, goats and all kind of poultry; and to tax and regulate the keeping of dogs and to authorize the destruction of the same, when at large contrary to city ordinance?. Sec. 26.-To establish standard weights and measures and regulate the weights and measures to be used in the city, in all cases not provided for by law. Sec. 27.-To provide for the inspection and measuring of lumber and other building materials, and for the measurement of all kinds of mechanical work. Sec. 28.-To provide for the inspection and weighing of hay, lime and stone coal, and measuring of charcoal, firewood and other fuel to be sold or used within the city. Sec. 29.-To license, regulate, prohibit or restrain the manufacturing, selling or giving away of spirituous vinous or fermented liquors, tavern keepers, dram or tippling: shop keepers, boarding, victualing or coffee houses, restaurants, saloons or other houses or places for the selling or giving away of ardent, vinous or fermented liquors; to provide for and regulate the inspection of tobacco, beef, pork, flour and meal; also beer, whiskey, brandy and all other spirituous or fermented liquors. Sec. 30.-To regulate the weight, quality and price of bread sold and used in the city. Sec. 31.-To provide for taking the numeration of the inhabitants of the city. Sec. 32.-To fix the compensation of all city officers, and regulate the fees of jurors, witnesses and others for services rendered under this or any city ordinance. Sec. 33.-The City Council shall have exclusive power within the city, by ordinance, to license, regulate, suppress or restrain billiard tables, and from one to twenty pin alleys and every other description of gaming or gambling. Sec. 34.-The City Council shall have exclusive power within the city, by ordinance, to license, regulate or restrain the keeping of ferries and toll bridges; to regulate the police of the city; to impose fines, forfeitures and penalties for the breach of any ordinance, and provide for the recovery of such fines and forfeitures, and the enforcement of such penalties; and to pass such ordinances as may be necessary and proper for carrying into effect and execution the powers specified in this ordinauce: Provided such ordinances are not repuguant to the Constitution of the United State* or of this State. Sec. 35.-All ordinances passed by the City Council shall, within one month after they shall have been passed, be published in some newspaper, printed in said city, or certified copies thereof be posted up in three of the most public places in the city. Sec. 36.-All ordinances of the city may be proven by the seal of the Corporation; and when printed or published in book or pamphlet form, purporting to be printed or published by the authority of the Corporation, the-same shall be received in evidence in all Courts or places without further proof. Sec. 37.-The Mayor and Aldermen shall be Conservators of the Peace within th» limits of the city, and shall have all the powers of Justices of the Peace therein, both in civil and criminal cases arising under the laws of the State. They shall, as Justice* of the Peace, within the limits of said city perform the same duties, be governed bj the same laws, give the same bonds and securities as other justices of the peace, and ba commissioned, as Justices of the Peace in and for said city, by the Governor. See. 38.-The Mayor and Aldermen shall have exclusive jurisdiction in all cases arising under the ordinances of the Corporation, and shall issue such process as may be necessary to carry said ordinances into execution and effect. Appeals may be had from auy decision or judgment of said Mayor or Aldermen, arising under the ordinances of said city, to the Municipal Court, under such regulations as may be prescribed by ordinance; which court shall be composed of the Mayor as Chief Justice and the Aldermen as Associate Justices; and from the final judgment of the Municipal Court to the Probate Court of Sanpete county, in the same manner as appeals are taken from Justices of the Peace: Provided the parties litigantshall have a right to a trial by jury of twelve men, in all cases before the Municipal Court. The Municipal Court shall have power to grant writs of habeas corpus and try the same, in al"cases arising under the ordinances of the City Council. Sec. 39.-The Municipal Court may sit on the first Monday of every month, and the City Council at such times and places as may be prescribed by city ordinance
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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 717089
Reference URL