Contents

Chapter 103_page_152

Update item information
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
Format image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications Photocopies scanned with Epson Expression 1640 XL and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed TIFF's. Display JPEG's created in PhotoshopCS at 800 x 1125 ppi
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
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
ARK ark:/87278/s6w37x2b
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2006-01-25
ID 717212
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b

Page Metadata

Title Chapter 103_page_152
Description 152 LAWS OP UTAH. said city, and he shall perform all other duties as may be required of him by the ordinances of the City Council, and shall serve as Clerk of the Municipal Court. Sec. 42.-When it shall be necessary to take private property for opening, widening or altering any public street, lane, avenue or alley, the Corporation shall make a just compensation therefor to the person whose property is so taken; aud if the amount of such compensation cannot be agreed upon, the Mayor shall cause the same to b© ascertained by the jury of six disinterested men, who shall be inhabitants of the city. Sec- 43-~ Alljurorsempanuelled to inquire into the amount of benefits or damages that shall happen to the owners of property so proposed to be taken, shall first be sworn to that effect, and shall return to the Mayor their inquest in writing, signed by each juror. . Sec. 44.-In case the Mayor shall at any time, be guilty of any palpable omission of duty, or shall wilfully or corruptly be guilty of oppress on, malconduct or partiality in the discharge of the duties of his office, he shall be liable to indictment in the Probate Court of Utah county; and, on conviction, he shall be liable to fine and imprisonment; and the Court shall have power, on the recommend of the jury, to add to the judgment of the court, that he be removed from office. bee. 45.-The City Council shall have power to provide for the punishment of offenders and vagrants by imprisonment in the county or city jail, or by compelling them to labor upon the streets or other public works until the same shall be fully paid, in all cases where such offenders or vagrants shall fail or refuse to pay the fines and forfeitures which may be awarded ngainst them. Sec. 46.-The inhabitants of Pleasant Grove city shall, from and and after the first Monday in May nest, be exempt from working on any road or roads beyond th» limits of said city. But all taxes devoted to road purposes shall from and after said date, be collected and expended, by and under the direction of the Supervisor of Streets, within the limits of the city. Approved Jan. .19, 1855. I'll M CHAPTEE GUI. An ACT to incorporate Spanish Fork City Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That all the district of Utah County embraced in the following boundaries, to wit: beginning at the mouth of Water cafion, thence west thirty-seven degrees north to a stake known ae station 1 in-J. C. Snow's survey of said line, thence west three degrees south to the center of Pond Town sloughs, thence down said sloughs to Duck creek, thence west to Peteetneet creek, thence down the main channel of said creek to Utah Lake, thence northeasterly, along the shore of said Lake to a point from which a southeast line will strike the mouth of the main sect leading into plat D, Springville survey, thence en a line of said sect to where it intersects the big .slough, thence to the northeast corner of Palmyra field, thence to the southeast corner of the present Springville survey, thence east to the mountains, thence south, along the base of the mountains to the place of beginning, shall be known and desig- s nated as Spanish Fork City; and the inhabitants thereof are hereby constituted a '. body corporate and politic, by the name aforesaid; and shall have perpetual succession, and may have and use a common seal, which they may change and alter at pleasure. Sec! 2-The inhabitants of said city, by the name and style aforesaid, shall have power to sue aud be sued, to plead and be impleaded, defend and be defended in all Courts of law and equity and in all actions whatsoever; to purchase, receive and hold property, real-and personal, in said city; to purchase, receive and hold real property, beyond the city, for burying grounds or other public purposes for the use of the inhabitants of said city; to sell, lease or dispose of property real aad personal, for the benefit of said city; to improve and protect such propertj^, and to do all other things in relation thereto, as natural persons. Sec. 3.-There shall be a City Council, to consist of a Mayor, two Aldermen and three Councilors, who shall have the qualifications of electors of said city, and shall
Format image/jpeg
Identifier 160_Chapter 103_page_152.jpg
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 717114
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717114