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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 Naturalization of Aliens_page_023
Description S OF UTAH. •M one thousand eight hundred and two, and who has continued to reside within the same may be admitted to become a citizen of the United States, without a compliance with the first condition specified in the first section of the act, entitled ' 'An act to. establish a uniform rule of naturalization, and to repeal the acts heretofore passed on that i6ct» Nothing in the first section of the act 22nd of March, 1816, shall be construed to exclude from admission to citizenship, any free white person who wasresiding 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, and the 'fqur-< teenth day of April, one thousand eight hundred and two, and who, having continued to reside therein without having made any declaration of intention before a court ot' record as aforesaid¦, may be entitled to become a citizen of the United States according to act 26th of March, 1804. Whenever any person without a certificate of such declaration of intention, as aforesaid, shall make application to be admitted a; citizen of the United States, it shall be proved to the satisfaction of the court that t|i.eapplLciwt, was residing within the limits and under the jurisdiction of the United Slates before .the fourteenth day of April, one thousand eight hundred and two, ami has continued to reside within the same, or he shall not be so admitted. And the residence of the applicant within the limits and under the jurisdiction of the United States for at least five years immediately preceding the time of such application shall be proved by the oath or affirmation of citizens of the United States, which citizens shall be named iii the record as witnesses. And such continued residence within the limits and under the jurisdiction of the United States, when satisfactorily proved, and the place or places where the applicant has resided for at least five years, as aforesaid, shall be stated and set forth, together with the names of such citizens, in the record of. the court,' admitting the applicant, otherwise the same shall not entitle him to be considered and deemed a citizen of the United States. . i.:1 /i.i... .-/ Any alien, being a free white person, who was residing within the limits? andiunder the jurisdiction of the Uuited States between the fourteenth day of April; one thousand eight hundred and two, and the eighteenth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and twelve, and who has continued to reside within the same, maybe admitted to become a citizen of the United States, without having made any previous.! de-r claration of his intention to become a citizen: Provided, That whenever any person,> without a certificate of such declaration of intention, shall make application :to: be admitted a citizen of the United States, it shall be proved to the satisfaction of the .court that the applicant was residing within the limits and under the jurisdiction oUtMe. United States before the eighteenth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and twelve, and has continued to reside within the same, or he shall not be so admitted^ and the residence of the applicant within the limits and under the jurisdiction ^ofi it Fie United States, for at least five years immediately preceding the time of such application, shall be proved by the oath or affirmation of citizens of the United States which citizens shall be named in the record as witnesses; and such continued residence within the limits and under the jurisdiction of the United States, when satisfactorily proved, and the place or places where the applicant has resided for at least five years," as aforesaid, shall be stated and set forth, together with the names of such citizens, in the record of the court admitting the applicant; otherwise the same shall not entitle him to be considered and deemed a citizen of the United States. Any alien, being a free white person and a minor, under the age of twenty-one years, who shall have resided in the United States three years next pi'eceding his arrival at the age of twenty one years, and who shall have continued to reside therein to the time he may make application to be admitted a citizen thereof, may, after he arrives at the age of twenty-one years, and after he shall have resided five years within the. United States, including the three years of his minority, be admitted a citizen of the United States, without having made the declaration required in the first condition of the first section of the act to. which this is in addition, three years previous to his admission: Provided, Such alien shall make the declaration required therein at the time of his or her admission; and shall further declare on oath, and prove to the satisfaction of the court that, for three years next preceding, it has been the bonafide intention of such alien to become a citizen of the United States; and shall, in all other respects, comply with the laws in regard to naturalization. In case the alien applying to be admitted to citizenship shall have borne .any hereditary title, or been of any of the orders of nobility in the kingdom or state fiom which he came, he shall, in addition to the above reqxiisites, make an express renunciation of his title or order of nobility, in the court to which his application shall be made, which renunciation shall be recorded in the said court: Provided, That no alien who shall be a native citizen, denizen, or subject of any country, state, or sovereign, with whom the United States shall be at war at the time of Ids application-, shall be then admitted to be a citizen 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 716984
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/716984