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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 Lake City_page 148
Description 148 AN ACT To incorporate Lake City in Utah coufity. Sec. X. Be vt enacted In/the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, That all that district of TJtab county embraced in the following boundaries, to wit: beginning at a point one mile east of the south-east Boundaries e ,1 i_v c lt t x corner of the public square of the present town plot on the American Fork; thence north one mile; thence west two ^miles; thence south to Utah Lake; thence easterly and southerly along the shore of said Lake, to a point directly south of the place of beginning; thence north to the place of beginning, shall be known and designated as Lake city; and the inhabitants thereof are ameam s y "hereby constituted a body corporate and politic, by the name aforesaid, and shall have perpetual succession, and geiJ may have and use a common seal,, which they may change and alter at pleasure. Corporate pow- Sec. 2. The inhabitants of said city shall have pow- •r* er to sue and be sued, in the name aforesaid,to 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, for burying grounds or other public purposes, for the use of the inhabitants of said city; to sell, lease, 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 may ox, four aldermen, and nine counsellors, who shall have the qualifications o-f electors of said city, and shall be chosen by the qualified voters thereof, and shall hold Term of office, their offices for itwo years, and until their successors are elected and qualified. The City Council shall judge of the qualifications,,.elections, and returns of their own form members, and a majority of them shall form'a 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 on the duties of their offices, shall take and subscribe an oath or affirmation, that they will support the Constitution of the United States, and the laws of this Territory; and that they will well and truly perform all
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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 716654
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64m9581/716654