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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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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 91_page_116
Description 116 LAWS OF UTAH. encumbering of the ptreets in any manner, and protect the same from any encroachment and injury. Sec. 37.-To lay out, improve and regulate the public grounds belonging to the city; to direct and regulate the planting and preserving trees in the streets and public grounds; and to regulate the fencing of lots within the bounds of the city. Sec. 38.-To prevent the ringing of be]Is, blowing of horns and bugles, crying of goods and all other noises, performances and devices tending to the collection of persons on the streets or side-walks by auctioneers and others, for the purpose of business, amusement or otherwise. Sec. 39.-To regulate and determine the times and places of bathing and swimming in the river or other waters in and adjoining said city, and to prevent any obscene or indecent exhibition, exposure or conduct. Sec. 40.-To make regulations to prevent the introduction of contageous diseases into the city; to make quarantine laws and enforce the same within the city and around it, not exceeding twelve miles next beyond the bounds thereof. . Sec. 41.-To grant and issue licenses, and direct the manner of issuing and registering thereof, and the fees to be paid therefor. Bonds may be taken, on the granting of licenses, for the due observance of the ordinances or regulations of the City Council. Sec. 42.-To license, tax and regulate merchants and retailers, auctioneers, distillers, brewers, brokers, pawnbrokers and money changers, and to impose duties upon the sale of goods at auction. Sec. 43.-To license, tax, regulate or suppress hawkers and pedlers. Sec. 44.-To regulate and license or prohibit butchers, and to revoke their licenses for malconduct in the course of trade; and to regulate, license and restrain the sale of fresh meat and vegetables in the city; and restrain and punish the forestalling of poultry, fruit and eggs. > Sec. 45.-To establish and regulate markets and other public buildings, and provide for their erection, determine their location, and authorize their erection in the streets, avenues or any other public place or places in the city, and not exceeding. four miles beyond the bounds thereof. Sec. 46.-To provide for taking the enumeration of the inhabitants of the city; to regulate the burial of the dead, and registration of births and deaths; to direct the returning and keeping of bills of mortality; and to impose [penalties on physicians, sextons arid others for any default in the premises. Sec. 47.-To appointVatehmen and policemen, and prescribe their duties and powers. Sec. 48.-To regulate the measuring and inspection of lumber, shingles, timber, posts, staves and heading, and all building materials and all kinds of mechanical work; and appoint one or more inspectors therefor. Sec. 49.-To regulate the weighing and place and manner of selling hay. Sec. 50.-To regulate the inspection of tobacco, also of flour, meal, pork, beef and other provisions, and salt to be sold in barrels, hogsheads and other packages. Sec. 51.-To regulate the measuring of wood and the weighing of coal, and the place and manner of selling the same. Sec. 52.-To regulate the inspection of whisky and other liquors to be sold in barrels, hogsheads or other vessels. Sec. 53.-To appoint inspectors, weighers and .guagers, and regulate their duties and prescribe their fees. • . . Sec. 54.-To require every merchant, retailer, trader and dealer in merchandize or property of any description, which is sold by measure or weight, to cause their weights and"measures to be sealed by the city Sealer and to be subject to his inspection; the standard of which weights and measures shall be conformable to those established by law.^ Sec. 55.-To establish, make and regulate public pumps, wells, cisterns, hydrants and reservoirs; to distribute, control and so regulate the waters flowing into the city throughout such channels as;may be most advantageous, and to prevent the unnecessary waste of water. Sec. 58.-To erect street lamps and regulate the lighting thereof; and from time to time create, alter and extend lamp districts. Sec. 57.-To establish and regulate public pounds. Sec. 58.-To regulate and license ferries. . Sec. 59.-To authorize the taking up and providing for the safe keeping and education, for such periods of time as may be expedient, of all children who are destitute of all proper parental care, wandering about the streets, committing mischief-iand growing up in mendicancy, ignorance, idleness and vice. 1 Sec. 60.-To borrow money on the credit of the city: Provided, That the interest on. the aggregatepf all the sums borrowed and outstanding, shall no't exceed one-foruth
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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 717078
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717078