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Title (1852) Act and Resolutions, Passed at the Second Annual Session of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah 1852
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1852) Session law for Utah from the second legislature, to which is appended Willard Richards' compilation of the reenacted laws of Deseret then in force. A limited photo-facsimile reprint was published in 1932
Publisher By authority of the Legislative Assembly, Great Salt Lake City
Date 1853
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
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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 15 cm x 23.5cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Jan Robertson
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
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Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
ID 716676
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Title Incorporate Springville_page 23
Description 23 AN ACT To incorporate the Citj of Springville. Sac. 1. Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory (f Utah, That all that district of country embraced in the following boundaries to wit; fc»und»ri««. beginning at a point one and three fourth miles North of the centre of the public square in Springville precinct, thenoe Easterly and Southerly along the base of the mountain to the South-east corner of the present Springville survey; thence West to Utah Lake, thence Northerly along the shore of the Luke to a point due West of the place of beginning; thence East to the place of beginning; shall be known, and designated under the name and style of Springville, and the inhabitants thereof are Name, 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 al'er at pleasure. Sec. 2. The inhabitants of said city by the name and Powewofcor-style aforesaid, shall have power to sue and be sued: to90" plead and be impleaded; to 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, and to purchase, receive an>l hold real property beyond the city, for burying grounds, or other public purposes, for the use of the inhabitants of said city; tosvll, lease, convey, or dispose of property, real and personal, for the benefit of said city; to improve, and protect such property, and to do all other things in relation thereto, as natural persons. Sec. 3. There shall be a City Council, to consist ofcty Couxen. a Mnyor, four Aldermen, and nine Councilors, who shall have the qualifications of electors of said city, and shall be chosen by the qualified voters thereof, and shall hold their office for two years, and until their successors shall Term of ottc«. be elected and qualified. The City Council shall judge of the qualifications, elections, and returns of their own members, and a majority of them shall form a auorum to auorom. do business, but a smaller number may adjourn from day to day, and compel the attendance of absent members, undp-r such penalties as may be prescribed by ordinance. Sec. 4. The May )r, Aldermen, and Councilors, before entering upon the duties of their offices, shall take
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Source Original Book: Act and Resolutions, Passed at the Second Annual Session of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah 1852
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2005-11-08
ID 716528
Reference URL