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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 Ogden_page 108
Description 1G8 plead and be impleaded, defend and be defended, in all courts of law and equity, and in all actions •whatsoever, to purchase, receive, and hold property, real and personal, in said city; to purchase, receive, and hold real property beyond the city for burying grounds or public purposes, for the use of the" inhnbitants of said city; to sell, lease, convey, or dispose of property, real and personal, for the benefit of said city; to improve and protect such property; and do all other things in relation thereto as natural persons. City Council. Sec-. 3. There shall be a City Council, to consist of a mayor, four aldermen, and nine counsellors, who shall have the qualifications of electors of said city, and shall be chosen by the qualified voters thereof, and shall hold Term or oftte*. tiiejr 0[fices for two years, and until their successors shall be elected and qualified. The City Council shall judge of the quali locations, elections, and remrns of their own Majority form members, and a majority of them shall form, a quorum • quorum. to 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 counsellors, before entering upon the duties of their offices, shall take and Oath. subscribe an oath or affirmation, that they will support the Constitution of the United States, and of this State; nnd that they will well and truly perform the duties of their offices, to the best ot their skill and abilities. Time of elect- Sec. 5. On the first Monday of March next, and eve-miM. ry two years thereafter, on.Mui) day, an erection shall be held for the election of one mayor, four aldermen, and First ei«ction. nine counsellors; and at the first election under this ordinance, three judges shall be ch< sen. viva voce. by the electors present. The- said judges shall choose two clerks; and the judges and clerks, before eniering upon their du'ies, >h;ill take and subscribe an oath or fiffirma-tion, such as is now required bylaw to be taken by judges and clerks of other elections; and a) all subsequent elec-Jud and tions, the necessary number of judges and clerks shall be cJerksof eiec- appointed by the City Council. At the first election so )JS»te<i!W ap~held, the polls shall be opened at nine o'clock a. m., and closed at six o'clock p. M. At the clo*e of the poHs, the votes shall be counted, and a statement thereof proclaimed at the frqnt door of the house, at vhich said election Put/of cirrk* shall beheld; and the clerks shall leave with each person
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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 716614
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64m9581/716614