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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 102_page_150
Description 150 LAWS OF UTAif. outside of thecity: Provided that nothing herein shall be so construed as to affector infringe upon any tax assessed or authorized by any enactment of the Governor and Legislative Assembly. Sec. 8.-The City Council shall have power to appoint a Kecorder, Treasurer, Assessor and Collector, Marshal and Supervisor of Streets. They shall also have the power to appoint all such other officers, by ordinance, as may be necessary, define the duties of all city officers, and remove them from office at pleasure. Sec. 9.-The City Council shall have power to require of all officers, appointed in pursuance of this act, bonds with penalty and security, for the faithful performance of their respective duties, such as may be deemed expedient, and also to require of all officers, appointed as aforesaid, to take an oath for the faithful performance of the duties of their respective offices. Sec. 10.-The City Council shall have power and authority to make, ordain, establish and execute all such ordinances not repugnant to the Constitution of the United States or the laws of this Territory, as they may deem necessary for the peace, benefit, good order, regulation, convenience and cleanliness of the city, for the protection of property therein from destruction by fire or otherwise; and for the health and happiness thereof. They shall have power to fill all vacancies, that may happen by death, resignation or removal, in any of the offices herein made elective; to fix and establish all the fees of the officers of said corporation, not herein established; to impose such fines, not exceeding one hundred dollars for each offense, a3 they may deem just, for refusing to accept any o|nce in or under the Corporation, or for misconduct therein; to divide the city into Wards and specify the boundaries thereof. Sec. 11.-To establish, support and regulate common schools; to borrow money on the credit of the city: Provided that no sum or sums of money be borrowed on a greater interest than six per cent, per annum; nor shall the interest on the aggregate of all the sums borrowed and outstanding ever exceed one half of the- city revenue arising from taxes assessed on real estate, within the city. Sec. 12.-To make regulations to prevent the introduction of contagious diseases into the city; to make quarantine laws for that purpose and enforce the same. Sec. 13.-To appropriate and provide for the pavment of the expenses and debts of the city. Sec. 14.-To establish hospitals and make regulations for the government of the same; to make regulations to secure the general health of the inhabitants;- to declare what shall be nuisances and to prevent and remove the same. Sec. 15.-To provide the city with water, to dig wells, lay pump logs and pipes, and erect pumps in the street for the extinguishment of fires and convenience of the inhabitants. Sec. 16.-To open, alter, widen, e«t*>nd, establish, grade, pave <>r otherwise improve and keep in repair streets, avenues, lanes and alleys; and to establish, erect and keep in repair aqueducts and bridges. Sec. 17.-To provide for the lighting of the streets and erecting lamp posts, and establish, support and regulate night watches; to erect market houses, establish markets and market places and provide for the government and regulation thereof. Sec. IS.-To provide for erecting all needful buildings for the use of the city, and for inclosing, improving and regulating all public grounds belonging to the city: to regulate and control the live trees and shrubbery and the water courses and water privileges in the city and, so far as may be necessary, the water courses leading thereto in the immedi-ate vicinity thereof. Sec. 19.-To license, tax and regulate auctioneers, merchants, retailers, grocers and taverns, ordinaries, hawkers, peddlers, brokers, pawnbrokers and money changers. Sec. 20.-To license, tax aud regulate hacking, carriages, wagons, carts and drays, and fix the rates to be charged for the carrying of persons and for wagonage, cartage and drayage of property, as also to license and regulate porters and fix the rates of porterage. Sec. 21.-To license, tax and regulate theatricals and other exhibitions, shows and amusements. Sec. 22.-To tax, restrain, prohibit and restrain 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 stovepipes; and. to organize and establish fire companies. Sec. 24.-To regulate the storage of gunpowder, tar, pitch, resin and other combustible materials. Sec. 25.-To regulsfte and order parapet walls and other partition fences; to wall in the city or any part thereof; to restrain, regulate or prohibit the running at large of cattle, horses, mules, sheep, swine, goats aud all kinds of poultry; and to tax and
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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 717112
Reference URL