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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 97_page_136
Description 136 LAWS OF UTAH. offence, as they may deem just, for refusing to accept of any office in or under the Corporation, or from misconduct therein; to divide the city'into Wards and specify the boundaries thereof. Sec. 11.-To establish, support and regulate common schools; to borrow money on the credit of the city: Provided, that no sum or sums of money be borrowed on a greater interest than six per cent, per annum; nor sSall the interest on the aggregate of all the sums borrowed and outstan iing ever exceed one half of the city revenue arising from taxes assessed on real estate within this Corporation. Sec. 12.-To make regulations to prevent the introduction of contagious diseases into the city; to^make quarantine laws for that purpose and enforce the same. Sec. 13.-To" appropriate and provide for the payment of the expenses and debts of the city. Sec. 14.-To establish hospitals and make regulations for the government of the same; to make regulations to secure the general health of the inhabitants; to declare what shall be nuisances and to prevent and remove the same. Sec. 15.-To provide the city with water; to dig wells, lay pump logs and pipes and erect pumps in the streets for the extinguishment of fires and convenience of the inhabitants. Sec. 16.-To open, alter, widen, extend, establish, grade, pave or otherwise improve and keep in repair streets, avenues, lanes and alleys; and to establish, erect and keep in repair aqueducts and bridges. Sec. 17.-To provide for the lighting of the streets and erecting lamp posts; and establish, support and regulate night watches; to erect market houses; establish market and market places and to provide for the government and regulation thereof. Sec. 18.-To provide for erecting all needful buildings for the use of the city, andforinclosing, improving and regulating all public grounds belonging to the ¦city. Sec. 19.-To license, tax and regulate auctioneers, merchants and retailers, grocers and taverns, ordinaries, hawkers, peddlers, brokers, pawnbrokers and moneychangers. See. 20.-To license, tax and regulate hacking, carriages, wagons, carts and drays; and fix the rates to be charged for the carriage of persons and for wagonage, cartage and drayage of property; as also to license and regulate porters and fix the rate of porterage. Sec. 21.-To license, tax, and regulate theatricals and other exhibitions, shows and amusements. Sec. 22.-To tax, restrain, prohibit and suppress tippling houses, dram shops, gaming houses, bawdy and other disorderly houses. Sec. 23.-To provide for the prevention and extinguishment of fires; to regulate the fixing of chimneys and the flues thereof and stove pipes, and to organize and establish fire companies. Sec. 24.-To regulate the storage of gunpowder, tar, pitch, rosin and other combustible materials. Sec. 25.-To regulate and order parapet walls and other partition fences; tore-strain, regulate and prohibit the running at large of cattle, horses, mules, sheep, swine, goats and alLkinds of poultry; and to tax and regulate the keeping of dogs, and to authorize the destruction of the same when at large contrary to city ordinances. Sec. 26.-To establish standard weights and measures,rand regulate the weights and measures to be used in the city, in all cases not provided for by lav/, ""'"- Sec. 27.-To provide for the inspection and measuring of lumber and other building materials; and for the measurement of all kinds of mechanical work. Sec. 2S.-To provide for the inspection and weighing of hay, lime and stone coal, and the measuring of charcoal, firewood and other fuel to be sold or used within the city. ;¦_".: Sac. 29.-To license, regulate, prohibit or restrain tile manufacturing, selling or giving away of spirituous, vinous or fermented liquors, tavern keepers, dram or tippling shop keepers, boarding, victualing or coffee houses, restaurants, saloons or other houses or places for the selling or giving away of ardent, or "fermented liquors; to provide for and regulate the inspection of tobacco, beef, pork, flour and meal; also beer, whisky, brandy and other spirituous or fermented liquors. Sec. 39.-To regulate the weight, quality and price of bread sold and used in the city. fi $ ¦ Sec. 31.-To provide for taking the enumeration of the inhabitants of the city. Sec. 32.-To fix the compensation of all city officers, and regulate the fees of jurors, witnesses and others for services rendered under this or any city ordinauce. Sec. 33.-The City Council shall have exclusive power within the city, by ordinance, to license, regulate, suppress or restrain billiard tables and from one to twenty pin alleys and every other description of gaming or gambling.
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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 717098
Reference URL