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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
ARK ark:/87278/s64m9581
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
ID 716676
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64m9581

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Title Incorporate Tooele_page 56
Description 56 east of the mouth of Big . Creek, known also as Settlement kanyon; thence rnnning due West three miles; thence North three miles; thence East three miles; thence South three miles, to the place of beginning, shall Name. be known and designated by the name at' Tooele City, and the inhabitants thereof, are he-re by constituted a body corpora e and politic, by the name aforesaid, and shall hayeperpetual succession, a>nd may have and use a common seal, which they may change at pleasure. Power* of cor- Sec. 2. The inhabitants of said city, by the name poration. aforesaid, shall have ppwer to sue and be sued, defend and be defended, in all courts of law and equity, and in all actions whatsoever, to purchase, and hold property in said city, to purchase, receive and hold property beyond the city for public purposes, for the inhabitants of said city, to sell, lease^ or dispose of property, real and personal, for the benefit of said city, and to improve and protect such property. city Council. Sec. 3. There shall be a City Council ta consist of a Mayor, two Aldermen, and five 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 office-their office for two years, and till, 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 ta 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 Oath. and subscribe an oath or affirmation that they will sup- port the Constitution of the United States, and the laws of this Territory, and that they will perform all the duties of their offices to the best of their abilities. Time of elect- Sec. 5. On the first Monday of August next, and ion* every two years thereafter, on sdid day, an election shall be held for the election of a Mayor, two Aldermen, and five Councilors, and at the first election under this act, two Judges shall'be chosen viva voce, by the electors present. The said Judges shall choose one Clerk, and Clerk of "elect-tne Judges and Clerk, before entering upon their duties, '<>«• shall take and subscribe an oa h or affirmation, «uch as is now required by law to be taken by the Judges and
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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 716561
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64m9581/716561