Constitution of the State of Deseret_page 85

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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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Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
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Title Constitution of the State of Deseret_page 85
Description 85 Sec. 16. The voters'of this State, may elect, at the first Election., not exceeding 17 Senators, and 35 Representatives. ARTICLE THIRD. OF THE EXECUTIVE. Sec. 1. The Executive power shall be vested in a Governor, who shall hold his office for four years. A Lieutenant Governor shall be elected at the same time, and for the same term, who shall be' the President of the Senate. Sec. 2. No. person shall be eligible to the office of Governor or Lieutenant Governor, who has not been a Citizen oi the United States, and a resident of this State, two years nextpreceding his election, and attained the age of.35 years,, at the time oHib-election. Sec. 3. The Governor shall be Commander in Chief of the Militia, Navy, and all the Armies of thia State. Sec. 4. He shall transact all Executive business with the offir cers of Government; Civil and Military; arid may require information in writing from the officers of tie Executive Department, upon any subject relating to the duties of their respective offices. Sec. 5, He shall see that the laws, are faithfully executed. Sec. 6. When any office shall, from any cause, become vacant, and no mode is prescribed by the Constitution and laAvs for filling such vacancy, the Governor shall have power to fill such vacancy, by granting a commission, which shall expire, when such vacancy shall be filled by due course of law-. Sec. 7. He shall also have power, to convene.the General Assembly, by Proclamation, when in his opinion the interests of the State require it. Sec. 8. He shall communicate by Message to the General Assembly, at, every Session, the condition of the State; and recommend such mutters as he shall deem expedient, Sec, 9. In case of disagreement in the General Assembly-, with regard to the rime of adjournment, the Governor shall have power to dissolve the Session by Proclamation. Sec. 10. No person shall, while holding any lucrative office, under the United States, or this State, execute the office of Governor, except as shall be prescribed by law. Sec. 11. The Governor shall have power to grant reprieves and pardons, and commute punishments after conviction; except in cases of impeachment. Sec. 12. The Governor shall receive, for his services,, such compensation as shall hereafter be provided by law. Sec. 13.. There shall be a Seal of this State, which shall be kept by the Governor, and used by him officially; and shall be called Great Seal of the state of Deseret.
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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
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Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2005-11-08
ID 716591
Reference URL