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An Act to Establish a Territorial Government for Utah_page 27

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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
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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 An Act to Establish a Territorial Government for Utah_page 27
Description AN It1 T TO ESTABLISH A TERRITORIAL GOVERNMENT FOR UTAH. PASSED SEPTEMBER 9, 1350. Sec. 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress Assembled, That all that part ofS?to?3toi? the territory" of the United States included withinUtah dofino4-the following limits, to wit: bounded on the west by the state of California, on the north by the territory of Oregon, and on the east by the summit of the Rocky Mountains, and on the south by the thirtysseventh parallel of north latitude, be, and the same is hereby, created into a temporary govern^-ment, by the name of the Territory of Utah; and when admitted as a state, the said territory, or any portion of the same shall be, received into the Union1, with, or without slavery, as their constitution may prescribe at the time of their admission: Provided, That nothing in this act contained shallrreviw. be construed to inhibit the government.of¦ the United States from dividing said territory into two or more territories, in such manner, and at such times, as congress shall deem convenient and proper, or from attaching any portion of said territory to any other state or territory of the United States. Sec. 2. And be it further enactedy That theJExe^ executive power and authority in and over said^^ territory of Utah shall be vested in a governor,**1*1*8 who shall hold his office for four years, and until his successor-shall be appointed and qualified,-unless sooner removed by the president of the tJni-ted States. The governor shall reside within said
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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 716709
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716709