Constitution of the State of Deseret_page 88

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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
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Title Constitution of the State of Deseret_page 88
Description 88 Election and adoption of this Constitution: Provided, that no person in the Military, Naval or Marine service of the United States shall be considered a resident of this State, by being stationed in any Garrison, Barrack, Military, or Naval place, or Station within this State; unless otherwise provided for bylaw. ARTICLE SIXTH. OF MILITIA. Sec. 1. The Militia of this State shall be composed of all able bodied, white male Citizens, between the ages of eighteen and forty five years, except such as are, or.may hereafter be exempt, by the laws of the United States, or of this State; and shall be armed, equipped, and trained, as the General Assembly may provide by law. Sec. 2. All Commissioned Officers of the Militia, (Staff Officers excepted,) shall be elected by' the persons liable to perform Military duty; and all Commissioned Officers shall be Commissioned by the Governor. ARTICLE SEVENTH. AMENDMENTS OF THE CONSTITUTION. Sec. 1. If at any time the General Assembly shall deem it necessary, and for the best interest of the State, that this Constitution should be revised, altered, or amended; the Assembly shall cause such revisions, alterations, or amendments, to be published, in the same manner as shall be provided for the publication of the Statutes; and appoint a day, not less than thirty days thereafter, for the electors of the Commonwealth to assemble in their several precincts, and vote for, or against said revisions, alterations, or amendments; and if a majority of said electors shall vote in favor of said revisions, alterations, or amendments, the same shall thereafter become parts, and parcels of this Constitution: otherwise this Constitution shall remain unaltered. ARTICLE EIGHTH. DECLARATION OF RIGHTS. i Sec. 1. In Republican Governments, all men should-be born equally free and independent, and possess certain natural, essential, and inalienable rights; among which, are those of enjoying and defending their life and liberty; acquiring, possessing and protecting property; and of seeking and obtaining their safety and happiness. Sec. 2. All political power is inherent in the people; and all free governments are founded in their authority, and instituted for their benefit; Therefore, they have an inalienable and indefeazible right to
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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 716594
Reference URL