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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
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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 Payson_page 42
Description 42 r*»ntkM°(CliT Sbc^, 2. Theinhabitants of said city by the name and stylo aforesaid, shall have power to^sue and be. sued-; to plead and be irnpleaied; to djfend and be defended, in ail courts'of la\v and equity, and in all actions whatsoever; to purchase, receive, and hold property, real ajid personal in said city, and to purchase, receive and hold real p«jperty beyond the city, .for burying grounds, of other public purposes, for the u^e of the inhabitants of Baid city; to sell, 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. City Cobiicii. Sec. 3.' Tlvere shall be at City Council, to consist Of a' Mayor, 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 Term of offtee. their office for two years, and until their successors shall be elected and qualified. The City Council shall judge of the qualifications, elections, and returns of their own Quorum. members, and a majority of them shall form a quorum to do business, but a smaller number may adjourn from day to day, and compel the attendance of absent 'members^ under such penalties as may be prescribed by ordinance. Sec. 4. The Mayor, Aldermen-, and Councilors, before entering upon the duties of -their offices, shall take o«h. and subscribe an oath or affirmation, that they will support the Constitution of the United States, and the laws of this Territory, and that they will, well and truly perform the duties of their offices, to the best of their skill and ability. Time of etect- Sec. 5. On the first monday'bf April next, ani every 1ons- two years thereafter, on said day, an election sha^ll be held, for the election of one Mayor, four, Al lermen, and nine Councilors; and at the first election under this orr dinance, three Judges shall be chosen, viva vooe, by the electors present. The said Judges shall 'choose .Clerks, erks and the Judges and Clerks before entering upon their duties shall take and subscribe an oath or affirmation, such as is required by law to be taken by Jtulges and Clerks of other election*; and at all sub-eqivenr, elections, tKe necessary number of Judges and Clerk*»h>i1| be ap-. pointed by the City Council. At the first election so held the polls shall be opened at nine o'clock a.-m and closed at six o'clock p. m. At the close of the noils, the. votes
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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 716547
Reference URL