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An Act to Establish a Territorial Government for Utah_page 28

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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 An Act to Establish a Territorial Government for Utah_page 28
Description 2s , territory, shall becommander-in-chief of the tia thereof, shall perform the duties and receive the emoluments of superintendent of Iudian affairs,and shall approve all laws passed by the legislative assembly before they shall take effect; he may grant pardons for offences against the laws of said territory, and reprieves for offences against the laws of the U. S. until the decision of the president can he made known thereon; he shall commission all officers who shall be appointed to office under the laws of the said territory, and shall take care that the laws be faithfully executed. secret* ' his ®EC* ^' And be it further enacted, That there duties defmed.shall be a secretary of said territory, who shall reside therein, and hold his office for four years, unless sooner removed by the president of the United States; he shall record and preserve all the laws ! and proceedings of the legislative assembly hefe- inafter constituted, arid all the acts and proceedings of the governor in his executive department; he shall transmit one copy of the laws, and one/ copy of the executive proceedings, on or before the first day of December in each year, to the president of the United States, and at the same time, two copies of the laws to the speaker of the house of representatives, and the president of the senate, To act as go- ^ov ^ie use °f congress. And in case of the death, vcmorincer- removal, resignation, or other necessary absence of tie* the governor from the territory, the secretary shall have, and he is hereby authorized and required to execute and perform all the powers and duties of the governor during such vacancy or necessary absence, or until another governor shall be duly appointed to fill such vacancy. Sec. 4. And b® it farther enacted. That the legislative power and authority of said territory, shall 'be vested in the governor and a legislative as- s~semfrly* The legislative assembly shall consist of
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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 716710
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716710