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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
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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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Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2006-01-25
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Title Chapter 93_page_124
Description 124 LAWS OF UTAH. I . and public grounds, and regulate the fencing of lots within the boundaries of the city. Sec. 54.-To prevent the ringing of bells, the blowing of horns and bugles, the crying of goods and all other noises, performances and devices tending to disturb the peace and quiet of tbe said city. Sec. 55.-To grant and issue licenses and direct the manner of issuing and registering thereof. Bonds may be taken on the granting of licenses, for the due observance of the ordinances of the City Council. Sec. 56.-To require every inerchaut, retailer, trader and dealer in merchandise or property of every 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. 57.-The City Council shall have power to make such ordinances and resolutions, not contrary to the Constitution and laws of the United States and the laws of the Territory, as may be necessary and expedient to carry into effect the powers vested in the City Council or any officer of said city by this act, and enforce obser-.vance of all ordinances and resolutions made in pursuance of this act by penalties not exceeding one hundred dollars or imprisonment not to exceed six months, or both. Sec. 58.-The City Council shall have exclusive authority and power to establish and regulate the Police of the city; to impose fines, forfeitures and penalties for the breach of any ordinance; to provide for the recovery of such fines and forfeitures and the enforcement of such penalties; and to pass, make, ordain, establish and execute all such ordinances, not repugnant to the Constitution and laws of the United States or the laws of this Territory, as they may deem necessary for carrying into efl'ect and execution the pewers specified in this act, and for the peace, good order, regulation,'convenience and cleanliness of the city, for the protection of property therein from destruction by fire or otherwise, and for the health, safety and happiness of the inhabitants thereof. Sec. 59.-To provide for the punishment of offenders and vagrants by imprisonment in the county or city jail, or by compelling them to labor on the streets or other public works until the same shall be fully paid, in all cases where such offenders or vagrants shall fail or refuse to pay the fines and forfeitures which may be awarded against them. Sec. 60.-All ordinances passed by the City Council shall, within one month after they shall have been passed, be published in some newspaper printed in said city, or certified copies thereof be posted up in three of the most public places in the city. Sec. 61.-All ordinances of the city maybe proven by the seal of the Corporation; and when printed or published in book form, purporting to be printed or published by the authority of the City Council, .the same shall be received in evidence in all Courts or places without further proof. Sec. 62.-When it shall be necessary to take private property for opening, widen-" ing or. altering any public street, lane, avenue or alley, the Corporation shall make a just compensation thereof to the person whose property is so taken; and if the amount of such compensation cannot be agreed upon, the Mayor shall cause the same to be ascertained by a jury of six disinterested men who shall be inhabitants of the city. Sec. 63.-All jurors empannelled to inquire into the amounts of benefit or damages that shall happen to be owners of property so proposed to be taken, shall first be sworn to that effect, and shall return to the Mayor or presiding officer of the City Council their inquest in writing, signed by each juror. Sec. 64.-All ordinances, resolutions and regulations now in force in Provo City, and not inconsistent with this act, shall remain in force until altered, modified or repealed by the City Council after this act shall take effect. Sec. 65.-All actions, rights, fines, penalties and forfeitures in suit or otherwise, which have accrued under the ordinance incorporating Provo City, shall be vested in and prosecuted by the Corporation hereby created. See. 66.-All plots and surveys of lands, lots or other places within said city heretofore surveyed by the surveyor; and all plots and surveys of land, lots or other places that may be hereafter surveyed and all certificates of surveys given by him shall be deemed valid by this act. Sec. 67.-All property now belonging to Provo City is hereby vested in the Corporation created by this act; and the officers of said Corporation now in office shall respectively continue in the same, until superceded in conformity to the provisions thereof, but shall be governed by this act. Sec. 68.-This act shall not invalidate any act done by the present City Council of Provo City or by its officers, nor divest their successors under this act of any right,
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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 717086
Reference URL