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Incorporate Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints_page 136

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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 Incorporate Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints_page 136
Description 136 AN ORDINANCE Incorporating the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. PASSED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY, FEB. 4TH, 1851. Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the General Assembly of the State of Deseret, That all that portion of the inhabitants rate^ COrp°" of said State, which now are, or hereafter may become residents therein, and which are known and distinguished Name & style, as "The Church of, Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints," are hereby incorporated, constituted, made and declared a body corporate, with perpetual succession,. under the original name and style of "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints," as now organized, with full power and authority to sue and be sued; defend and be defended, in all courts of law or equity in this State; to establish, order, and regulate worship; and hold and oc-Seal> cupy real and personal estate, and have and use a seal, which they may alter at pleasure. Sec. 2. And be it further ordained, that said body or Trustee In church as a religious society, may, at a general or special Trust and As- Conference, elect one "Trustee in Trust," and not to exceed twelve Assistant Trustees, to receive, hold, buy, sell, manage, use and control the real and personal property of said church; which said property shall be free from taxation; which. Trustee and Assistant Trustees, Bonds. when elected or appointed, shall give bonds with ap- proved security, in whatever sum the said Conference may deem sufficient, for the faithful performance of their several duties; which said bonds, when approved, shall Term of office.be filed in the General Church Recorder's Office, at the seat of general church business; when said bonds are approved by said Conference: and said Trustee and Assistant Trustees shall continue in office during the pleasure of said Church: and there shall also be made, by the. coi Clerk °f *^e Conference of said Church, a certificate of such election or appointment of said Trustee and Assistant Trustees, which shall be recorded in the General Church Recorder's Office, at the seat of general church business: and when said bonds are filed, and said certificates" recorded, said Trustee or Assistant Trustees, may receive property, real or personal, by gift, donation, bequest, or in any manner, not incompatible with the principles of righteousness, or the rules of justice; inasmuch as the same shall be used, managed, or disposed of for
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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 716642
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64m9581/716642