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Title (1851) Acts Resolutions and Memorials Passed by the First Annual and Special Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1851
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1851) Session law from the first legislature of the Utah territory. Organizes government, reenacts laws of Deseret
Publisher By authority of the Legislative Assembly, Great Salt Lake City
Date 1852
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/s60v8dhv
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
ID 716954
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv

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Title Constitution
Description » 4 eluding those bound to service for a term o£years, and excluding Indians not taxed, three-fifths of all other persons. The actual enumeration shall ' be made within three years after the first meeting of the Congress of the United States, and within !Sly«2r»;ery every subsequent term of ten years, in such manner as they shall by law direct. The number of ;¦*» Representatives shall not exceed one for every thirty thousand, but each State shall have at least one Representative; and until such enumeration shall be made, the State of New Hampshire shall be entitled to choose three, Massachusetts eight, Rhode Island and Providence Plantations one, Connecticut five, New York six }New Jersey four, Pennsylvania eight, Delatvare one, Maryland six, Virginia ten, North Carolina five, South Carolina five, arid Georgia three. . • • . When vacancies happen in the representation hoTflited' ^rom at)y State, the Executive authority thereof shall issue writs of election to fill such vacancies'. The House of Representatives shall choose Represent- their Speaker and other officers: and shall have the iicersandbringsole power of impeachment. impeachments. SECTION III. Hruot©, how The Senate of the United States shall be corn-chosen. posed of two Senators from each State, chosen by the Legislature thereof, for six years; and each Senator shall have one vote* fr'iiAton tia«4- Inimediately -afyet they shall be assembled in "L consequence of the first election, they shall be di- vided as equally as may be into three classes.- The seats of the Senators of the_,first class shall be vacated at the expiration of the second year, of the second class at the expiration of the fourth year, and of the third class a(; the expiration of the sixth year, so that one-third may be chosen
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Source Original Book: Laws and Ordinances of the State of Deseret (Utah) Compilation 1851
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2005-11-08
ID 716686
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716686