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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 13 to a choice. In every case, after the choice of the President, the person having the greatest numberJ'™Pres!* of votes of the electors shall be the Vice President. But if there should remain two or more who have equal votes, the Senate shall choose from them by ballot the Vice President.* The Congress may determine the time of choos-^iecttonand ing the electors, and the day on which they shalleiectors. give their votes; which day shall be the same throughout the United States. No .person except a natural born citizen, or aanaimcation citizen of the United States, at the time of theof presidenU adoption of this Constitution, shall be eligible to the office of President; neither shall any person be eligibe to that office who shall not have attained, to the age of thirty-five years, and been fourteen years a resident within the United Sates. In case of the removal of the President fjk office, or of his death, resignation or inability todent. discharge the powers and duties of the said office, the same shall devolve on the Vice President, and the Congress may by law provide for the case of removal, death, resignation, or inability, both of the President and Vice President, declaring what Officer shall then act as President, and such officer shall act accordingly, until'the disability be removed, or a President shall be elected* The President shall, at stated times, receive foxCompKr his services, a compensation, which shall neither<ffl"1BBlde*ft' be increased nor diminished during the period for which he shall have been elected, and he shall not receive within that period any other emolument from the United States, or any of them. Before he enters on the execution of his office,o&fl»y he shall take the following oath or affirmation:- "I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will *This clause of the Constitution has been amended. See twelfth article of amendments, page 27.
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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 716695
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716695