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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
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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 98_page_138
Description I 138 LAWS OF UTAH. in all cases where such offenders or vagrants shall fail or refuse to pay the fines and forfeitures which may be recovered against them. Sec. 46.-The inhabitants of Lehi 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 Supervisor of Streets, within the limits of said city. Approved Feb. 5, 1852. CHAPTEE XCVII.I. An ACT to incorporate Fittmore city, Millard county. Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory ©f Utah: That all that district of Millard county embraced in the following boundaries, to "wit: beginning at a point due east of the southeast corner of the public square, now surveyed, three miles, thence south three miles, thence west six miles, thence north six miles, thence east six miles, and thence south three miles to the place of beginning shall be known and designated under the name and style of Fillmore 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 j)ower to sue and be sued, to plead and be impleaded, defend and be defended in all Courts of law and equity in all actions whatsoever; to purchase, receive and hold property, real arid personal, in said city; to purchase, receive and hold real property Beyond the city for burying grounds or other public purposes for the inhabitants of said city; to sell, lease, convey or dispose of property, real and personal, for the benefit of said city; to improve and protect such property, and to do all other things in relation thereto, as natural persons. Sec. 3.-There shall be a City Council to consist of a Mayor, two Aldermen and three Councilors, who shall have the qualifications of electors of said city and shall be chosen by tlie qualified voters thereof, and shall hold their offices for two years and until their successors shall be elected and qualified. The City Council shall judge of the qualifications, elections and returns of their own members, and a majority of them shall form a quorum to do business, but a smaller number may adjourn from day to day and compel the attendance of absent members, under such penalties as may be prescribed by ordinance. Sec. 4.-The Mayor, Aldermen and Councilors, before entering on the duties of their offices, shall take and subscribe an oath or affirmation that they will support the Constitution of the United States and the laws of this Territory, and that they will well and truly perform the duties of their offices to the best of their skill and abilities. » Sec. 5.-An election, for the election of one Mayor, two Aldermen and three Councilors shall be held on the second Monday of February, 1863, and every two years thereafter, and shall be held, conducted and returns thereof made in such manner as shall be provided for by the ordinance of the City Council. Sec. 6.-All free white male inhabitants who are of the age of twenty-one years, "rrho are entitled to vote for Territorial officers and who shall be actual residents of said city sixty days next preceding said election, shall be entitled to vote for city officers. Sec. 7.-The City Council shall have authority to levy and collect taxes, for city purposes, upon all taxable property, real and personal, within the limits of the city, not exceeding one half per cent, per annum upon the assessed value thereof; and may enforce the payment of the same in any manner to be provided by ordinance, not repugnant to the Constitution of the United States and the laws of this Territory. Sec. 8.-The City Council shall have power to appoint a Recorder, Treasurer, Assessor and Collector, Marshal and Supervisors of Streets. They shall also have the power to appoint all such other officers, by ordinance, as may be necessary7, define the duties of all city officers and remove them from office at pleasure.
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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 717100
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717100