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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_021
Description LAWS OF UTAH. 21 ARTICLE IX. The enumeration in the constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people. ARTICLE X. -"The powers not delegated to the ^United States by the constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states respectively, or to the people. • , f{ [ ' ARTICLE XI. \ The judicial power of the United States shall not be construed to extend to any suit in law or equity commenced or prosecuted against one of the United States by citizens of another state, or by citizens or subjects of any foreign state. ARTICLE XII. :.^\. The electors shall meet in their respective states anof Apfe by ballot for president and vice-president, one of whom, at least, shall not be; airinhabitant of the same state with themselves; they shall name in their ballotffiJTSe' person voted for as pre-1 sidenfc, and in distinct ballots the person voted for a3 vi'c&-president, and they shall make distinct lists of all persons voted for as president, and of all persons voted for : as vice-president, and of the number of votes for each, which lists they shall sign and certify, and transmit sealed to the seat of the government of the United States, directed to the president of the senate; the president of the senate shall, in the pre-: sence of the senate and house of representatives, open all the certificates, and the votes shall then be counted;-the person having the greatest number of votes for ' president shall be the president, if such number be a majority of the whole number • of electors appointed; and if no person have such majority, then from the persons having the highest numbers, not exceeding three on the list of those voted for as president, the house of representatives shall choose immediately, by ballot, the president. : But iu choosing the president the votes shall betaken by states, the rep^re-'¦~ sentation from each state having one vote; a quorum for this purpose shall consist of a member or members from two-thirds of the states, and a majority of all the states shall be necessary to a choice. And if the house of representatives shall not .choose a president whenever the right of choice shall devolve upon them, before , the fourth day of March next following^ then the vice-president shall act as president, as in the case of the death or other constitutional disability of the president. "'The person having the greatest number of votes as vice-president shall be thef vice-president, if such number be a majority of the whole number of electors appointed; : arid if no person have a majority, then from the two highest numbers on the list, ; the seriate shall choose the vice-president; a quorum for this purpose shall consist of '-two^thirds of the whole number of senators, and a majority of the whole number shall be necessary to a choice. But no person constitutionally ineligible to the office of president shall be eligible to that of vice-president of the United States.
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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 716982
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/716982