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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 Lehi_page 184
Description 184 ~JSeo. 47. This act is hereby declared to be a-.public act, and shall be in force from and after its passage. Approved Feb. 10, 1852 AN ACT TO INCORPORATE THE CITY OF LEHI. Sec. 1. Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, That all that portion of the country lying on Dry Creek, in Utah county, bounded as follows, to wit: commencing at the Utah lake, direct #ity boundar- sou^n °f tne south-east corner of the plat of Evansville, tes. running direct to said corner; from thence north three miles; from thence west to the river Jordan; from thence up the river Jordan to the outlet of the lake; from thence up the lake to the place of beginning, is hereby incorpor- Name&style, ated into a city, which shall be called "the city of Lehi," and the inhabitants thereof, are hereby constituted a body corporate and politic, by the name aforesaid; and shall Perpetual sue-have perpetual succession, and may have and use a. common seal, which they may change and alter at pleasure. fJcr Sec. 2. The inhabitants of said city, by the name and era?°ratepow~style aforesaid, shall have power to sue and be sued; to plead and be impleaded; defend and be defended, in all courts of law and equity an ^ i all actions whatsoever; to purchase, receive and hold property, real and personal, in said city; to purchase, receive, and hold real property beyond the city, for burying grounds, or other public purposes, for the use of the inhabitants of said ciiy; to sell, lease, convey or dispose of property, real and personal, for the benefit of said city; to improve, and protect such property, and to do all other things in relation thereto, as natural per* Oity eouncii. Sec. 3. There shall be a City Council, to consist of a Mayor, four Aldermen, and nine Councilors, who shall Term of ofsre.have the qualifications of electors of said city, r.nd shall be chosen by the qualified voters thereof, and shall hold their offices for two years, and until their successors shall Majority form be elected and qualified. The City Council shall judg of the qualifications, elections, and returns of their own
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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 716878
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716878