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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 Chapter 15_page_045
Description LAWS OF UTAH. . • %5 ;eeeds to.be distributed. When the circumstances of the family require it, the court, 'in addition to whatis herein before set apart for their use, may direct impartial distribution of the money or effects on hand at any time after filing the inventory, he being satisfied that said amount, so distributed, will eventually be coming to said family. Sec. 24:.-The homestead occupied by the wife, or any portion of the family of the deceased at the time of his death, shall in all cases be held free to the use of .the wife and family of the deceased, and shall not be liable to any claim or claims against said estate; and if there be other property remaining after the liabilities of the estate are liquidated, then it shall, in the absence of other arrangements by will, descend in equal shares to his children or their heirs; one share to suchheirs through the mother of such children, if she shall survive him, during her natural life, or during her widowhood: or if he has had more than one wife who either died or survived in lawful wedlock, it shall be equally divided between the living and the heirs of those who are dead, such heirs taken by right of representation. Sec. 25.-Illegitimate children and their mothers inherit in like manner from the father, whether acknowledged by him or not: Provided it shall be made to appear, to the satisfaction of the court, that he was the father of such illegitimate child or children. Sec. 26.-The parents or parent, if only one be living, may inherit the estate of their children when they shall die without wife or issue; but in all cases where the deceased leaves a wife, the inheritance shall not pass therefrom, so long as the name of the dead shall be perpetuated thereon. tEC. 27.-Property given by an intestate by way of advancement to an heir shall nsidered part of the estate, so far as regards the division and distribution thereof, and shall be taken by such heir towards Iii3 share of the estate at what it would at the time be worth, if in the condition in which it was when given to him; but if such advancement exceeds the amount to which he would be entitled, he cannot be required to refund any portion thereof. Sec. 2S.-The husband shall inherit the estate of a deceased wife in the same manner as the wife the estate of the deceased husband, and the like interest shall in the same manner descend to their respective heirs. • Sec. 29-Executors have power to complete the performance of contracts made by the intestate, either to receive or give conveyances to real estates upon.the fulfilment of the terms of any contract previously so made. Sec. oO.-Executors shall at least once a year, and oftener if required by the court, render his account to the court, showing the condition of the estate, its debts and effects; he must account for all property mentioned; but the appraisement shall be taken only as presumptive evidence of its value, neither shall the executor claim any benefit from tbe sale of property at a higher price than the appraisement; nor is he.chargeable with any loss occasioned without any fault of his own. Sec. 81.- Upon the final settlement by the executor, an order shall be. entered discharging him from further duties and responsibilities. Sec. 32,-Nothing herein contained shall be so construed as to hinder or delay any proceedings or orders already made by any court having, previous to this act, had jurisdiction in the settlement of estates. Approved March 3,1852. CHAPTER XV. An ACT Concerning Surplus Stock. a Skc. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That when two thirds of the citizens of any settlement vote to remove the surplus stock from the grass needed for their milch cows and work animals, if any person refuses or neglects to remove his surplus stock, to wit: all stock except milch cows and theirsucking calves, animals needed and being used for riding, break -ing,packing,or draft,and swine constantly kept in pens or yards,any person having the care of the surplus stock of said settlement is hereby authorized and required to remove and take care of the surplus stock "of any owner refusing or neglecting to re-
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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 717006
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717006