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Constitution of the State of Deseret_page 86

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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
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64m9581

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Title Constitution of the State of Deseret_page 86
Description 86 Sec. 14. All grants and commissions shall be in the name and by the authority of the people.of the State of Deseret; sealed with the Great Seal of this Slate, signed by the Governor, and countersigned by the Secretary of State. Sec. 15. A Secretary of State, Treasurer, and Auditor of Public Accounts, shall be elected by the qualified Electors, who shall continue in office for the term of four years. The Secretary of State shall keep a fair Registry of all the official acts of the Governor, and shall when required, lay the same, together with all papers, minutes, ~and vouchers, relative thereto, before either branch of the General Assembly, and shall perform such other duties as shall be assigned him by law. Sec. 16. In case of impeachment of the Governor, his removal from/office, death, resignation, or absence from the State, the powers, and duties of the office shall devolve, upon the Lieutenant Governor, until such disability shall cease, or the vacancy be filled. ARTICLE FOURTH. OP THE JUDICIARY. Sec. 1. The Judicial power shall be vested in a Supreme Court, and such inferior courts, as the General Assembly shall from time to time establish. Sec. 2. The Supreme Court shall consist of a Chief Justice, and two Associates, either two of whom shall be a quorum to hold Courts. Sec. 3. The Judges of the Supreme Court shall be elected by joint vote of both houses of the General Assembly, and shall hold their Courts at such time and place as the General Assembly shall direct; and hold their, office for the term of -four years, and until their successors are elected and qualified. The Judges of the Supreme Court, shall be Conservators of the Peace throughout the State, and shall exercise such other Jurisdictions and appellate powers, as shall be prescribed by law. Sec. 4. The style of all process shall be, the State of Deseret, and all prosecutions shall be in the name, and by the authority of the State. ARTICLE FIFTH. OP ELECTIONS. Sec. 1. The Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Secretary-of State, Treasurer, and Auditor of Accounts, shall be elected by the qualified electors, as provided for members of the General Assembly, and at the time and place appointed for holding the same.
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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 716592
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64m9581/716592