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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
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Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
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Title Nephi_page 201
Description 2GI fore entering on the duties of their offices, shall take andaiva bonds, subscribe an oath or affirmation, that they will support the Constitution of the United States, and the laws of this Territory, and that they will well and truly perform the duties of their offices, to the best of their skill and abilities. Seo. 5. On the first Monday of May next, and every two years thereafter, on said day, an election snalJtiuas. be hell for Che election of one Mayor, four Aldermen, and nine Councilors; and at the first election under this act, three Juijes shall bs chosen, viva voce, by the First electio electors present. The said Judges shall choose two clerks; and. the Judges and clerks, befjre entering upon their duties, shall take and subscribe tin oath or affirmation, such as is now required by law to be taken by Judges and clerks of other elections; and at all subsequent elections, the necewary number of Judges and clerks shall be appointedJa<igOTRnd by the Gifcy Council, At the first election so held, the^erks of eio polis shUi be opened at nine o'clock, A. M., and closed ^S six o'clock, P. M. At the close of the polls the votes shall be counted, and a statement thereof proclaimed at the front door of the house, at which said election shall be hell; and the clerks shall leave with each person elected, or at his usual place of residence, within five days &f~DUl of clerk* ter the election, a written notice of his election, and each person so notified, shall within ten days after the election, take the oath or affirmation hereinbefore mentioned. A certificate of which oa^h shall be deposited with the recorder, who;e appointment is hereinafter provided for, and be by him preserved; and all subsequent elections shall b-3 he! 1, conducted, and returns thereof made, as may be provided for Ijy ordinance of the City Council. Sbso. 6. All free white male inhabitants who are of the age of twenty-one years, who are entitled to vote for Ter~^a]ificatiOft ritorial officers, and who shall have been actual, residents of said city, sixty days next preceding said election, shall be entitled to vote for city officers. Sec. 7. The City Council shall have authority to levy and collect taxes for city purposes, upon all taxable pro-£^)n®™f *lty perty, real and personal, within the limits of the city, not exceeding the half of oiie per cent, per annum, upon the as-
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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 716895
Reference URL