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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 Nephi_page 200
Description 200 AN ACT INCORPORATING NEPHI CITY. Sbc. 1. Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative unds- Assembly of the Territory of Utah, That all that portion of country situate within the following boundaries, to wit-commencing at the south east corner of the plot of Nephi city in the county of Juab, in said Territory, *:.nd running thence west two miles; thence north four miles; thence east to the base of the mountain; thence southerly along the m^uth of the kanyon, and base of the mountain to a point opposite to the place of beginning: thence west to the place 01 beginning, shall be known and design .al ed as luphi city; and is hereby incorporated under the name and style aforesaj(|. anc[ the inhabitants thereof are hereby constituted a body corporate and politic, by the name aforesaid, and shall have perpetual succession, and may have and use a common seal, which they may change and alter at pleasure, Sec. 2. The inhabitants of said city, hj the name and w-style aforesaid, shall have power to sue and be sued; to ars- plead and be impleaded; defend and be defended, in all courts of law and equity and in all actions whatsoever; to purchase, receive and hold property, real and personal, in said city; to purchase, receive, and hold real proccivy beyond the city, for burying grounds, or other public pin poses, for the use of the inhabitants of said city; to sell, lease, convey or dispose of property, real and personal, for the beneiit of said city; to improve, and protect such property, and do all oilier things in relation thereto, as natural persons. city coimciL Sse. 3, There shall be a City Council, to consist of a Mayor, four Aldermen, and nine Councilors, who shall Twai of «ffi«« have the qualifications of electors of s^id city, and eh all be chosen by the qualified voters thereof, and shall hold their offices for two years, and until their successors shall Sfajority fcrn*be elected and qualified. The City Council ehall judge a quorum. of the qualifications, elections, and returns ol their own raenaera,siid a majority of them shall form a quo-non to do business; but a smaller number may adjourn from day t® day, &nd compel the attendance of absent members, under such penalties as shall be prescribed by ordinance. Sec. 4. The Mayor, Aldermen, and Councilors be-
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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 716894
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716894