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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
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Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
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Title Road Commissioners_page 91
Description 91 file a report of each and every location of a State road, in the Secretary's office, as in the second section. Sec. 4. It shall be the duty of State Road Commissioners to make all contracts for building bridges, ac- contract*, queducts, culverts, turnpikes, and all other fixtures necessary for the completion of any public road, located by himself or predecessors in office, yet remaining uncompleted, and draw upon the Public Treasury for such money as shall from time to time be granted by the General Assembly, for the payment of said contracts; keep an accurate account of all sums of money by him received, and how expended, and make a true report of the same, on or before the first of December of each year to the Auditor of Public Accounts. Sec. 5. The County Court, in each County, shall have Powersor power to appoint one or more Road Commissioners, CouiltrCourf-whenever they shall deem it necessary, to locate all County roads within the limits of said County, whose term of office shall be two years, and until their successors are appointed and qualified. They shall also give bond and security, for the faithful performance of the duties of their office, to be approved by the Clerk of said Court, and fi-le,d in his office. Sec. 6. It shall be the duty of all County Road Com-Dutiesof missioners so appointed, to make all contracts for im- n^2Jwl-« provements upon all such roads, locating the same upon the most judicious routes, and keep and make a true and full report of all their proceedings, and lay the same before the County Court, at each regular session of the same; and before they shall cease to officiate in said office, file all such reports, in the office of the Clerk of the County Court. . Sec. 7. The Commissioners herein provided for, shall Powers «r locate all roads herein contemplated, upon such ground as shall be most conducive to the public benefit, and have power to open the same through enclosures, farming lands, <fec, where necessary. Sec. 8. Any person feeling him or herself damaged by Damagei ii«n the opening of any such road, through or across their settl*d" premises, may have the same appraised by three, judicious men, who shall, in calculating such damages, also consider the benefit accruing-to said premises in consideration of said road, and if it shall appear that the premises, through which said road shall pass, are damaged more han benefited by the same, the owners thereof may re-
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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 716597
Reference URL