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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 72_page_098
Description 98 LAWS OF UTAH. sence of the Directors and all the bidders who rnay cUoose to be present; and the Warden, after reading all the proposals in the presence of the Directors and the bidders, shall submit the several bids to the Directors; the said Directors may thereupon determine which is the best responsible bidder, provided the bidder is a resident citizen of the Territory and of a reputed good, moral character, and will file sufficient bonds with them for the faithful performance of the conditions of the contract; then they shall direct the Warden to accept such bid and file papers accordingly: Provided, it may be at the discretion of the Directors to accept or decline any or all of the bids, if in their judgment the bids are for a greater amount than is reasonable to give, in which case they may proceed as though the first section of this act had not been passed, or they may at any other tune thereafter let the Penitentiary as provided in this act. Sec. 2.-The person whose bid may be accepted and files bonds and takes possession of the premises and tenements, as contemplated in this act, is hereby constituted an Assistant Warden, and, as such, shall file sufficient bonds with security with the Directors, payable to the people of the Territory of Utab, for the faithful performance or his duties as Assistent Warden: Provided he shall not have any claims for services as such Assistant Warden. Sec. 3.-In the event that the Penitentiary and convicts are not rented as contemplated in this act, the Warden may hire out any or all the convicts under such regulations as may be prescribed by the Directors: Provided such regulations do not conflict with the laws of this Territory. Sec. 4.-All convicts hereafter sentenced, excepting such as may be sentenced to solitary confinement, may be put to hard labor not exceeding ten hours each day, Sundays exempted, under the regulations that are or may be hereafter prescribed by the Directors. Approved Jan. 18, 1861. CHAPTER LXXII. An ACT concerning the construction and protection of Electric Telegraph Lines in tfie Territory of Utah. Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That Hiram Sibley, Isaac Butts, Jeptha H. Wade, Isaac R. Elwood, Charles M. Stebbins, Thomas R. Walker, John H. Beneyhill, Edward Creighton, Samuel L. Selden, JohnH. Harmon, Albert W. Bee, James S. Graham and Joseph Medeary are hereby granted the privilege of constructing a line or lines of electric telegraph upon and along any of the highways and public roads within -the limits of this Territory, by the erection of the necessary fixtures, including posts, piers or abutments for sustaining the wire or wires of such line or lines: Provided the same shall be so constructed as not to discommode, endanger, or interrupt the free, legitimate use of said highways, or of any waters within this Territory. Sec. 2.-The persons named and designated, as aforesaid, are also authorized to construct their line or lines, and to erect all necessary fixtures therefor, upon any lands in this Territory, subject, however, to the right of the owners or claimants to full compensation for the same; and if said persons or their agents cannot agree with any owner or claimants of the land so taken or used for the compensation to be paid therefor, either of said persons or agents, or such owner or claimant may apply to any Judge of any Court of record within the Territory, by petition, stating the facts and circumstances bearing upon the subject, a copy of which petition shall be served upon the said persons or agents, or upon such owner or claimant, as the case may be, with notice of the time when the same will be presented, at least ten days before the time so fixed; and upon the presentation of the petition, pursuant to such notice*, or at any time within twenty days afterwards, such Judge may appoint three disinterested persons to make a just and equitable assessment and appraisal of the loss or damage, if any, which may have been or is likely to be sustained by the owner or claimant in consequence of the use of such lands as hereby authorized; duplicates of which appraisal shall be reduced to writing and signed by the said appraisers, or a
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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 717059
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717059