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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
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Holding Institution S.J. Quinney College of Law, The University of Utah, South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0730.
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Title Militia_page 149
Description 149 quence of the too great distances between companies, then the Lieutenant General shall appoint an officer to take command of the District, subject to the election and reception of the District, whose rank shall be in proportion to the number of companies therein. If there be no more than one company in the District, then the Captain shall be the commander of the District, Sec. 28. It shall be the duty of Commanders of Dis-Duty°t>com-. tricts to divide their Districts into company districts, andtricts. cause that every male citizen within the bounds of such company district, between the ages of eighteen and forty-five years, (except such as are exempt by law,) shall be enrolled by the Captain of the company, and shall perform military duty according to the requirements of this act: Provided, That no citizen having previouslyProviso and voluntarily enrolled himself in any other company, and who continues to perform military duty in such com- * • pany, shall be compelled to be enrolled in such company district. Sec. 29. There shall be a Muster and Inspection ofcompany umv-Arms of each company as often as two days in each year,ters-on their own company parade grounds, at such times as the Lieutenant General or District Commanders may order. Sec. 30. It shall be the duty of all general, regimen-Duty of start" tal and staff officers, to be on parade on the days of alr*"r*olhcroffi~ company musters and drills in their respective commands, to encourage and set example to the companies, and see that a uniformity of discipline is carried out throughout the whole, as may be directed by the Lieutenant General; and to do and perform such duties as may be assigned them by the Lieutenant General, or their District Commanders, compatible with their respective ranks. Sec. 31. Any non-commissioned officer, musician, orDcUmiUGIKi<ts private, failing to attend any muster provided for bylaw, and not remaining at the same for the time appointed, and not having his arms, accoutrements, and ammunition, as required by law, shall be liable to forfeit and pay not exceeding the sum of three dollars. Sec. 32. All commissioned company officers, for an 10
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Source Original Book: Laws and Ordinances of the State of Deseret (Utah) Compilation 1851
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Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2005-11-08
ID 716843
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