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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 Incorporate Provo_page 128
Description 128 porate capacity; which record shall at all times, be open to the inspection of the electors of said city, and shall perform all other duties, as may be required of him by the ordinances of the City Council, and shall serve as clerk of the municipal court. To'ert Ts^ta1 ^ec" ^' When ** s\\a.\\ be necessary to take private ken^hdV com- property for opening, widening, or altering any public pensated. street, lane, avenue, or alley; the corporation shall make a just compensation therefor, to the person whose property is so taken; and if the amount of such compensation cannot be agreed upon, the Mayor shall cause the same to be ascertained by a jury of six disinterested men, who shall be inhabitants of the city. Jurors. Sec: 43. All jurors empannelled to enquire into the amount of benefits or damages, that shall happen to the owners of property so proposed to be taken, shall first be sworn 'to that effect, and shall return to the Mayor their inquest in writing, signed by each juror. Mnyor how See. 44. In case the Mayor shall, at any time, be guil-trIed- ty of a palpable omission of duty, or shall wilfully and corruptly be guilty of oppression, mal-conduct, or partiality, in the discharge of the duties of his office, he shall be liable to indictment in the county court of Utah county; and on conviction, he shall be liable to a fine and imprisonment; and the, court shall have power on the recommend of the jury, to add to the judgment of the court, that he be removed from office. Criminal cases. Sec. 45. The City Council shall have po^yer to provide for the punishment of offenders and vagrants by imprisonment in the county or city jail, or by compelling them to labor on the streets, or other public works, until the same shall be fully paid, in all cases when such offenders or vagrants shall fail or refuse to pay the1 fines and forfeitures which may be awarded against them. fcead tues. Sec. 46. The inhabitants of the city of Provo shall, from and after the next ensuing two years from the first Monday of April next, be exempt from working on any road or roads beyond the limits of said city; but all taxes devoted to road purposes shall, from and after said term of two years, be collected and expended by, and under the direction of the supervisor of streets, within the limits of said city. Sec. 47. This ordinance is hereby declared to be as public ordinance, and shall be in force from and after it passage. Approved, Feb. 6, 1851.
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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 716634
Reference URL