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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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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 Guardians_page 79
Description AN ACT IN RELATION TO GUARDIANS. Sec. 1. Be U enacted by theGovernor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, That the father is the nat-ThepareBtiaM ural guardian of the person or persons of his minor chif-Iiatural I0*?*-dren. If he dies without appointing any guardian, or ismn3< incapable of acting, the mother becomes the guardian. Sec. 2. The natural and actual guardian of any minor child, may by will, appoint another guardian for suchb^aJpSnted ty minor, if without such will, both parents be dead, or dis-^]bate ud § qualified to act as guardian, the Probate Judge or Selects™, may V* men may appoint one. P°int 8aardia» Sec. 3. When a divorce is decreed or obtained, ™^^ Order in relation to the children and property of the par-of divorce, ties, and the maintenance of the wife may be made as shall be d'eemed right and proper; subsequent changes may be made by the Probate Court or Select men, in those respects when circumstances render them expedient. Sec. 4. In cases where the minor has property notPert fmj derived from either parent, a guardian may be appointednor* not derir-by the Court or Select men to manage such property.0*frompllrenti The father or mother, if deemed a suitable person for that purpose, may be appointed the guardian to take charge of the property of his or her minor child* Sec. 5. If the minor be over the age of fourteen™,. u if i • ' ii i i i ?i • If 14 years old years, and of sound intellect, he may select his own guar-minors mayse-dian, subject to the appoinment of the Probate Cuurt Orlect guar<liarK Select men. Sec. 6. Guardians must be sworn to the faithful per-9liar.di{";s t0 . ...... l-iii «i give bonds and formanct' of their duties, and give bond and security to besecuritios. •approved by the Court or Select men, and filed in the office of the Court of Probate. Sec. 7. All property belonging to minors must be in-inventory &c, ventoried, appraised, and a copy of the appraisementof Pr°Perty-filed in the Probate Court's office, within twenty days after the guardian shall have been qualified. ^uar^ans^avJtkensara» of the persons of minors have the same power and con-pOwer aa par. trol over them that parents would have if living. pms»
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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 716773
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716773