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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 Chapter 24-25_page_062
Description 62 LAWS OF UTAH. ing any laud or land claim or improvement thereon, any bond, execution or any other description of property with intent to deceive or defraud, or to delay or defeat the payment of just debts, or who shall sell or exchange any description of property •which he at the time knows is adulterated, damaged or diseased, without first truly informing the purchaser concerning the actual condition or quality of said property, shall be deemed guilty of fraud, and shall, on conviction thereof, be fined not exceeding one thousand dollars, or be imprisoned in the county jail not exceeding one year, at daily hard labor, during customary hours, upon the streets, highways and public works and buildings of the county: Provided," such labor shall be performed with a ball and chain attached to a prisoner whenever the jailer deems it necessary; or. both fine and imprisonment as aforesaid. Sec. 2.-Any person, knowingly obtaining any property through any false pretense or representation made by himself or at his instigation, shall be deemed a cheat or swindler, and shall, on conviction thereof, be fined or imprisoned, or both, as provided in the foregoing»section for the punishment of fraud. Sec. 8.-Any person convicted under this act shall also be liable to make full restitution and pay all damages to the party aggrieved. . Approved Jan. 20, 1865. CHAPTER XXIV. An ACT in relation to Fires on the Public Domain. Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That if any person wilfully and maliciously, or through carelessness, set on fire the grass on the public domain or the timber in tho canons or mountains he shall be punished by imprisonment not more than one year, or by fine not less than five nor more than five hundred dollars, at tbe discretion of the court having jurisdiction; and shall also be liable for all damages done to private property. * Sec. 2.-That if any person shall set fire on his own premises, he shall be liable for all damages that may accrue to others by reason of the fire spreading. ¦ Sec. 3.-Whenever it shall be deemed necessary to burn oft"'the hay ground of any town or settlement in this Territory, a Justice of the Peace of said town or settlement shall cause due notice to be given of the intention, in a public manner, as to time and place; and all necessary precaution shall be taken to prevent the fire from spreading or running beyond the intended limits. Approved Jan. 20, 1864. CHAPTEB XXV. An ACT to prohibit the use. of certain paper as money. Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territoy of Utah: That any person, private corporation, firm or association issuing or circulating any note, check, memorandum, token or other obligation for the use as money in lieu of lawful money or other lawful medium of exchange, shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and shall, on conviction thereof in any court having jurisdiction, be punished for each offence by fine not exceeding one thousand dollars, to be paid into the Territorial Treasury, or by imprisonment not exceeding six months, or by both fine and imprisonment.
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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 717023
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717023