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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 but the Congress may at any time by law make or alter such regulations, except as to the places of choosing Senators. SmbiTannuaU The Congress shall assemble at least once in fr« every year, and such meeting shall be on the first Monday in December, unless they shall by law I . appoint a different day* section v. Elections, how ._, , , .' . _ „ . . judged. Each house shall be the judge of the elections, returns and qualifications of its own members,and a majority of each shall constitute a quorum to do' business; but a smaller number may adjourn from ' day to day, and may be authorized to compel the Absent mem- attendance of absent members, in such manner, l)ers< and under such penalties as each house may pro- vide. ituics. Each house may determine the rules of its pro- ceedings, punish its members for disorderly beha-Expuieion. vior, and with the concurrence of two-thirds, expel a member. journals to be ^acn house-shall keep a journal of its proceed-1 pub" *rj^s> an(^ ^rom time to time publish the same, excepting such parts as may in their judgment re-Yeas & nays, quire secrecy; and the yeas and nays of the members of either house on any question shall, at the desire of one-fifth of those present, be entered on the journal. Neither house, during the session of Congress, Adjournment^^ without the consenfof the other, adjourn for more than three days, nor to any other place than that in which the two houses shall be sitting. . > ¦ ¦ SECTION Tl. compensation. The Senators and Representatives shall receive a compensation for their services, to be ascertained
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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 716688
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716688