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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 191
Description 191 street, lane, avenue, or alley, the corporation shall make a just compensation therefor, to the person whose property is so taken; and if the amount of such compensation cannot be agreed upon, the Mayor shall cause the same to be ascertained by a jury of six disinterested men, who shall be inhabitants of the city. Sec. 43. All jurors empannelled to enquire into the amount of benefits or damages, that shall happen to theDut3'OI'j!iron' owners of property so proposed to be taken, shall first be sworn to that effect, and shall return to the Mayor their inquest in writing*, signed by each juror. Sec. 44. In case the Mayor shall, at any time, beMayor, how guilty to a palpable omission of duty, or shall wilfullytricd> and corruptly be guilty of oppression, rn al con duct, or partiality, in the discharge of the duties of his office, he shall be liable to indictment in the Probate Court of Utah county; and on conviction, he shall be liable to line and imprisonment; and the court shall have power on the recommend of the jury to add to the judgment of the court, that he be removed from office. Sec. 45. The City Council shall have power to pro- , . . -, ? , . , * , „ „. , , r , *. Punishment «>l vide tor the punishment or offenders and vagrants, by lm-vagrant*. prisonment in the county or city jail, or by compelling them to labor upon the streets,, or oiher public works, until the same shall be fully paid; in all cases where such offenders or vagrants shall fail or refuse to pay the lines and forfeiture's which may be recovered against them. Sec. 46. The inhabitants of Lehi city shall, from and after the next ensuing two years, from the first Monday-(.]^a^|j2jjj llt of April next be exempt from working on any road oi-fr""1 worMt^ roads, beyond the limits of said city. But all taxes de-lbo'cu/" voted to road purposes, shall, from and after said term of two years, be collected and expended by, and under the direction of the supervisor of streets, within the limits of said city. Sec. 47. The Mayor, Aldermen, and Councilors of said city shall, in the first instance, be appointed by theHerme/fbe ap-Governor and Legislature of said Territory of Utah, andg*£t8d D> th« shall hold their office until superseded by the first election.
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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 716885
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716885