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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
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Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2006-01-25
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Title Chapter 95_page_128
Description •il'i 128 LAWS OF UTAH. HP i special meetings of which may at any time be called by the Mayor or any two Aldermen. Sec. 40.-All process issued by the Mayor, Aldermen or Municipal Court shall be directed to the Marshal, and in the execution thereof, he shall be governed by the same laws as are or may be prescribed for the direction and compensation of Constables in similar cases. The Marshal shall also perform such other duties as may be required of him under the ordinances of said city, and shall be the principal ministerial officer. Sec. 41.-It shall be the duty of the Recorder to make and keep accurate records of all ordinances made by the City Council and of all their proceedings in their Corporate capacity, which record shall at all times be open to the inspection of the electors of said city, and shall perform all other duties as may be required of him by the ordinances of the City Council, and shall serve as Clerk of the Municipal Court. Sec. 42.-When it shall be necessary to take private property for opening, widening or altering any public street, lane, avenue or alley, the Corporation shall make a just compensation therefor 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. 43.-All jurors, empannelled to inquire into the amount of benefits or damages that shall happen to the owners of property so proposed to be taken, shall first be sworn to thateffect, and shall return to the Mayor their inquest in writing, signed by each juror. » Sec. 44.-In case the Mayor shall, at any time, be guilty of a palpable omission of duty, or shall wilfully and corruptly be guilty of oppression, malconductor partiality in the discharge of the duties of his office, he shall be liable to indictment in the Probate Court of Sanpete County; and, on conviction, he shall be liable to fine and imprisonment, and the Court shall have power on the recommend of the jury, to add to the judgment of the Court that he be removed from office. Sec. 45.-The City Council shall have power to provide for the punishment of offenders and vagrants by imprisonment in the county or city jail, or by compelling them to labor upon the streets or other public works until the same shall be fully paid, in all cases when such offenders or vagrants shall fail or refuse to pay the fine and forfeitures which may be awarded against them. Sec. 46.-The inhabitants of Manti City shall, from and after the next ensuing two years from the first Monday of April next, be exempt from working on any road or roads beyond the limits of said city. But all taxes devoted to road purposes shall, from and after said term of two years, be collected and expended, by and under the direction of the Supevisor of Streets, within the limits of said city. Approved Feb. 6, 1851. CHAPTER XCV.' An Ordinance to incorporate Parowam City. Sec. 1.-Be it ordained by the General Assembly of the State of Deseret: That all that district of country in Iron county in this State, beginning at the dam above the saw-mill in the mouth of the canon on Centre creek and running from thence northeast along the base of the mountain two miles, thence north three miles, thence west six miles, thence south to the base of the mountain, thence along the base of the mountain in a northeasterly direction to the place of beginning, including the present location, shall be known and designated as Parowan City; and the inhabitants thereof are hereby constituted a body corporate and politic by the name aforesaid, and shall have perpetual succession, and may have and use a common seal which they may change and alter at pleasure. Sec. 2.-The inhabitants of said city, by the name and style aforesaid, shall Have power to sue and be sued, to plead aud'be impleaded, defend and be defended in all Courts of law and equity and in all actions whatsoever; to purchase, receive and hold property, real and personal, in said city; to purchase, receive and hold real property beyond the city for burying grounds or public purposes for the use of the
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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 717090
Reference URL