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Title (1866) Acts, Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the Several Annual Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1866
Subject Law
Description (1866) The Fifteenth Legislature, 1865, passed an act to print the laws as prepared and reported by the Joint Committee on Revision and Compilation, including laws of the current session. No 1865 session law was printed because these acts were incorporated into the 1866 compilation.
Publisher Legislative Assemblye of the State of Utah
Date 1866
Type Text
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Identifier KFU30 1866 .A193
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
Source Physical Dimensions 15 cm x 23.5cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor
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ARK ark:/87278/s6w37x2b
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2006-01-25
ID 717212
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b

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Title Constitution_page_018
Description S OF UTAH. SECTION II. The citizens of each state shall be entitled to all the privileges and immunities of citizens in tbe several states. A person charged in -any state with treason, felony, or other crime, who shall flee from justice and be found in another state, shall, on demand of tbe executive authority of the state from which he fled, be delivered up, to be removed to the state having jurisdiction of the crime. No person held to service or labor in one state, under the laws thereof, escaping into another, shall, in consequence of any law or regulation therein, be discharged from such service or labor, but shall be delivered up on claim of the party to whom such service or labor may be due. SECTION III. New states may be admitted by the congress into this Union; but no new state shall be formed or erected within the jurisdiction of any other state; nor any state be formed by the junction of two or more states, or parts of states, without the consent of the legislatures of the states concerned, as well as of the congress. The congress shall have power to dispose of and make all needful rules and regulations respecting the territory or other property belonging to the United States; and nothing in this constitution shall be so constfrued as to prejudice any claims of the United States, or of any particular state. SECTION IV. The United States shall guaranty to every state in this union a republican form of government, and shall protect each of them against invasion; and on application of the legislature, or of the executive (when the legislature eannot be convened) against domestic violence. ARTICLE Vs. The congress, whenever two-thirds of both houses shall deem it necessary, shall propose amendments to this constitution, or, on the application of the legislatures of two-thirds of the several states, shall call a convention for proposing amendments, which, in either case, shall be valid to all intents and purposes, as part of this constitution, when ratified by the legislatures of three-fourths of the several states, or by conventions in three-fourths thereof, as the one or other mode of ratification may be proposed by the congress; provided, that uo amendment, which may be made prior to the year one thousand eight hundred and eight, shall in any manner affect the first and fourth clauses in the ninth section of the first article; and that uo state, without its consent, shall be deprived of its equal suffrage in the senate. ARTICLE VI. '::-'••:'-¦•¦•¦¦..¦¦¦•.'¦••¦•. All debts contracted and engagements entered into before the, adoption of this constitution shall be as valid against the United States, under this constitution, as under the confederation. This constitution, aud the laws of the United States which shall be made in pursuance thereof, aud all treaties made, or which shall be made under the authority of the United States, shall be the supreme law of tiie laud; aud the judges in every state shall be bound .thereby, anything in the constitution or Jaws of any state to the contrary notwithstanding. , The senators aud representatives before mentioned, and the members of the several state legislatures, and all executive and judicial officers, both of the United States aud of the several states, shall be bound by oath or affirmation, to support this constitution, but no religious test shall ever be required as a qualification to.any office or public'trust under the United States. ¦ V ARTICLE VII. ; ' ; ; : • , The ratification of the Conventions of nine states shall be sufficient for the establishment of this constitution between the states so ratifying the same. Done in Convention, by the unanimous consent of the states present, the seventeenth day of September, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred aud eighty seven, and of the Independence of the United State* of America the twelfth. In witness whereof we have hereunto subscribed our names. °*\V ' : :*V;^ . GEORGE WASHING/TON, Pbesident, and „ *'. '• ' * *\"o ' Jc • i! Deputy from Virginia!
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Source Original Book: Acts, Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the Several Annual Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1866
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2005-11-15
ID 716979
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/716979