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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 98_page_139
Description LAWS OF UTAH. 139 Sec. 9.-The City Council shall have povv.er to require of all officers, appointed in pursuance of this act, bonds with penalty and security for the faithful performance of their respective duties, such as may be deemed ex])edient, and also to require of all officers, appointed as'aforesaid, to take an oath forrthe faithful performance of the duties of their respective offices. Sec. 10.-The City Council shall have power and authority to make, ordain, establish and execute all such ordinances, not repugnant to the Constitution of the United States or the laws of this Territory, as they may deem necessary for the peace, benefit, good order, regulation, convenience and cleanliness of said city; for the protection of property therein from destruction by fire or otherwise, and for the health and happiness thereof. They shall have power to fill all vacancies, that may happen by death, resignation or removal, in any of the offices herein made elective; to fix and establish all the fees of the officers of said Corporation, not herein established; to impose such fines, not exceeding one hundred dollars for each offence, as they may deem just, for refusing to accept of any office in or under the Corporation, or for 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 shall the interest on the aggregate of all the sums borrowed and outstanding 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 Inw3 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. H-.-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 aud regulate night watches; to erect market houses, establish markets and market places and provide for the government and regulation thereof. Sec. 18.-To provide for erecting all needful buildings for the use of the city, and for inclosing improving and regulating all public grounds belonging to the city. Sec. 19.-To licence, tax and regulate auctioneers, merchants, retailers, grocers and taverns, ordinaries, hawkers, peddlers, brokers, pawn-brokers and money changers. „__ Sec. 20.-To licence, 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 draying of property as also to 'licence and regulate porters and fix the rates of porterage. Sec. 21.-To licence, 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 houseg. 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. See. 24.-To regulate the storage J[of gunpowder, tar, pitch, resin and other combustable materials. Sec. 25.-To regulate and order parapet walls and other partition fences; to restrain, regulate or prohibit the running at large of cattle, horses, mules, sheep, swine, goats and all kinds'ofJJpoultry; 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 and regulate the weights and measures to be used in the city, in all cases provided for by law. 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. 28. 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 «ity. Sec. 29. To licence, regulate, prohibit or restrain the manufacturing, selling or giving away of spirituous, vinous or fermented liquor?, tavern keepers, dram or
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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 717101
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717101