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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
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
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 Naturalization of Aliens_page_022
Description 22 LAWS OF UTAH. i! iii' ¦ NATURALIZATION OF ALIENS. ¦ t:!M.-. ¦;.:¦¦ ':¦..¦ : ..-!-• •¦ ' SECTION I. ;-. |:; Any alien, being a free, white person, may be admitted to become a citizen of the United States, or any of them, on the following conditions, and not otherwise: ; '. First;-That he shall have declared, on oath or affirmation, before the supreme, sup^rjxir, district, or circuit court, of some one of the states, or of the territorial dis-.;trictj3'".of .the;United States, or a circuit or district court of the United States, or before th'0 clerk of either of such courts, two years at least, before his admission, that it was bonafide his. intention to become a citizen of the United States, and to renounce forever all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign prince, potentate, state, or sovereignty whatever; and, particularly, by name, the prince, potentate, state or sovereignty whereof sijch alien may, at the time, be a citizen or subject. ,' Second-That he shall, at the time of his application to be admitted, declare on oath" or affirmation, before some one of the courts aforesaid, that he will support the Cdtoistitution,of the United States, and that he doth absolutely and entirely renounce and^bjure all.allegiance and fidelity to every foreign prince, potentate, state, or sovereignty whatsoever, and particularly, by name the prince, potentate, state, or sov-ei-Gdgnty whereof he was a citizen or subject; which proceedings shall be recorded by ^ihe clerk of the court. Third-That the court admitting such alien shall be satisfied that he has resided within the United States five years at least, and within the state or territory where such -court is at the time held, one year at least; and it shall further appear to their satisfaction, that during that time he has behaved as a man of good moral character, .¦attached to the principles of the-constitution of the United States, and well disposed ,fo the.gooclorder and happiness of the same: Provided, that the oath of the applicant sMll, iiiirio case, b.e allowed to prove-his residence. SECTION II. Any alien who was residing within the limits and under the jurisdiction of the. United States before the twenty-ninth day of January, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-five, may be admitted to become a citizen, on due proof made to some one of the courts aforesaid, that he has resided two years at least within and under the jurisdiction of the United States, and one year at least immediately preceding his application, within the state or territory where such court is at the time held; and on his declar-j ng on oath, or affirmation, that he will support the constitution of the United States, and that he doth absolutely and entirely renounce and abjure all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign prince, potentate, state or sovereignty whatever, and particularly, by name, the prince, potentate, state or sovereignty whereof he was before a citizen or subject; and, moreover, on its appearing to the satisfaction of the court, that, during the said term of two years he has behaved as a man of good moral character, attached to the constitution of the United States, and well disposed to the good order and happiness of the same; and where the alien applying for admission to citizenship shall have borne any hereditary title, or been of any of the orders of nobility in the kingdom or state from which he came, on his moreover making in the court an express renunciation of his title or order of nobility, before he shall be entitled to such admission; all of which proceedings required in this proviso to be performed in the court, shall be recorded by the clerk thereof. Any alien, being a free white person, who was residing within the limits and under the jurisdiction of the United States, at any time between the eighteenth day of June, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-eight j and the fourteenth day of April,
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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 716983
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/716983