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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 21 this Constitution, the United States in Congress assembled should fix a day on which electors should be appointed by the States which shall have ratified the same, and a! day 'on which electors should assemble to votenfbr the 'PresiH&ntj"' and the tinie and place for commencing proceedings uiidef this Constitution. That after such publication thei electors should be appointed, and the Senators and Repfesehtatives elected; that the electors should meet on the ddy fixed for the election of the President, and should transmit their votes" certifiedj signed, sealed and directed; as thte Constitutiori requires, to the Secretary of the United States1 iri Congress assembled; that the Senators' arid Representatives should' corivene at the time arid place assigndd; that the Senators should appoiri t a President of the Senate, for the sole purpose of receiving, opening, and counting the votes 'forPresiU! dent; and that, after he shall be chosen, the Congress/to-^ gether with the President, should, without delay, proceed* to execute this CohstittitionV i ; ; ' By the unanimous order of the Convention* ? ' GEORGE WASHINGTON,- Wi Jackson, Secretary, ¦'¦ ";-:;/ ¦'¦' ;- '¦¦ -¦.¦...!. :,:,;:.;:.iN CONVENTION.-.7" "™*}i ' -- Sie: We have notv the hbnbf to subrhit to the cdnsidbfei-tion of the United1 States in Congress assembled^that C6#? stitbtion which has appeared to us the rnost advisable.'" ; The friends of our country have long seen anddesired that -the; po\ver of hrakfhg Wat, peacel]wtid treati^; that 6& levying money and regulating commerce; and th^scbrres^ poddent executive and judicial authorities, should be'ftttly and erTectually vested in the General GOTernrheiit cyf the Union: but the impropriety of delegating "such ^xterisivo trust to one body of men is evident; hence results the necessity of a different organization,
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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 716703
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716703