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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 22_page_055
Description LAWS OF UTAH. 55 Sec. 53.-If any person falsely personate or represent another, and in such assumed character receive any money or property intended to be delivered to the party so personated, with intent to convert the same to his own use, he is guilty of larceny, and shall be punished accordingly. Sec. 54.-If any person come by finding to the possession of any personal property, of which he knows the owner, and unlawfully appropriate the same, or any part thereof, to his use, he is guilty of larceny, and shall ba punished accordingly._ Sec. 55.-If any officer entrusted with the collection, safe keeping, transfer, or disbursement of the public funds, unlawfully convert them, or any part thereof, to his own use, every such act i-s an embezzlement of so much as is thus taken, converted, used, or unaccounted for, and the person so offending shall be punished by imprisonment not exceeding five years, and fined in a sum equal to the amount embezzled; and, moreover, lie is for ever after disqualified from holding any office under the laws of this Territory. Sec. 56.-If any other person to whom any money, goods, or other property which may be the subject of larceny, has been entrusted as clerk, agent, or carrier, embezzle, or fraudulently convert to his own use, any such money, goods, or other property, he is guilty of .larceny, and shall be punished accordingly. Sec. 57.-If any person buy, receive, or aid in concealing any stolen money, goods, or any property, the stealing of which is declared to be larceny, or property obtained by robbery or burglary, knowing the same was so obtained, he shall be punished by imprisonment, not more than five years, or fine not more than five hundred dollars, or both fine and imprisonment at the discretion of the court. Sec. 58.-If any person, having been before convicted of larceny, afterwards commit another larceny, and be thereof convicted; or if any person at the same term of court is convicted of as principal, or as accessory after the fact in three distinct larcenies, he is deemed a common and notorious thief, and shall be punished by iin-prisoument not less than five years. The provision of this section shall apply to the buyer, receiver, or concealer of money, goods, &c, as mentioned in the preceding section; and if any person is convicted three distinct times, at the same term of the court, or as above mentioned in case of a common and notorious thief, he shall be punished in the same manner. Sec. 59.-In any prosecution for the offense of buying, receiving, or aiding in the concealment of property so obtained, it shall not be necessary to aver, or to prove on the trial thereof, that the person who stole, robbed, or took the property, has been convicted. Sec. 60.-If the property stolen consist of any bank note, bond, bill, covenant, bill of exchange, draft, order or receipt, or any evidence whatever, or any public security, or any instrument whereby any demand, right or obligation may be assigned, transferred, created, increased, released, extinguished, or diminished, the money due thereon, or secured thereby, and remaining unsatisfied, or which in any event or contingency might be collected thereon, or the,value of the property transferred, or effected, as the case may be, shall be adjudged the value of the thing stolen. TITLE VI. Of Forgery and Counterfeiting. Sec. Gl.-If any person, with intent to defraud, falsely make, alter, forge, or counterfeit any pnblic record, or any process issued or purporting to be issued by any competent authority, or any pleading or proceeding filed or entered in any court of iaw or equity, or any 'attestation or certificate of aay public officer or other person, in relation to any matter wherein such attestation or certificate is required by law, or may be received or be taken as legal proof, any charter, 'deed, will, testament, bond, writing, obligation, power of attorney, letter of credit, policy of insurance, bill of lading, bill of exchange, prommissory note, or any order, acquittance, discharge, or accountable receipt for money or other valuable thing, or any acceptance of auy bill of exchange, prommissory note or order, or of any debt or contract, or any other instrument in writing, being or purporting to be the act of another, by which any pecuniary demand, or obligation, or any right or interest in or to any property whatever is or purports to be created, increased/transferred, conveyed, discharged, or diminished, he shall be punished by imprisonment not more than ten years. Sec. 62.-If any person utter and publish, as true, any record, process, certificate, deed, will or any other instrument of writing mentioned in the preceding sections, knowing the same to be false, alter-.-d, forged, or counterfeited, with intent to defraud, he shall be punished by imprison men t not exceeding fifteen years, and fined not more than one thousand dollars. Sec. 63.-If any person, with intent to defraud, falsely make, utter, forge, or counterfeit any note, certificate, bond, warrant, or other instrument, being public security for money, or other property issued or purporting to be issued by authority
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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 717016
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717016