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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 98_page_140
Description 140 LAWS OF UTAH. tippling shop keepers, boarding, victualing or coffee houses, restaurants, saloons or other houses or places for the selling or giving away of ardent, vinous or fermented liquors; to provide for and regulate the inspection of tobacco, beef, pork, flour and rneal; also beer, whisky, brandy and all other spirituous aud fermented liquors. Sec. 30.-To regulate the weight and quality and price of bread sold and used in the city. Sec. 31.-To provide for the taking the enumeration of theinhabitantsofthecity. 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 other city ordinance. 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. Sec. 34.-The City Council shall have exclusive power within the city, by ordinance, to regulate the police of the city; to impose fines, forfeitures and penalties for the breach of any ordinance, and provide for the recovery of such fines and forfeitures and the enforcement of such penalties; and to pass such ordinances as may be necessary and proper to carry into effect and execution the powers specified in this act: Provided, that such ordinauces are not repugnant to the Constitution of the United States or the laws of this Territory. Sec. 35.-All ordinances passe"d by the City Council shall, within one month after they shall have been passed, be published in some newspaper published in said city, or certified copies thereof be posted up in three of the most public places in the city. Sec. 36 -All ordinances of the city may bo proven by the seal of the Corporation; and when published in book or pamphlet form, purporting to be printed or published by the authority of the Corporation, the same shall be'received in evidence in all Courts or places, without further proof. See. 37.-The Mayor and Aldermen shall be < conservators of the Peace within the limits of the city, and shall have all the powers of Justices of the Peace therein, both in civil and criminal cases arising under the laws of the Territory. They shall, as Justices of the Peace within the limits of said city, perform the same duties, be goverened by the same laws and give the same bonds and securities as other Justices of the Peace, and be commissioned, as Justices of the Peace in and for said city, by the Governor. Sec. 38.-The Mayor and Aldermen shall have jurisdiction in all cases arising under the ordinances of the Corporation, and shall issue such process, as may be necessary to carry said ordinances into execution and effect. Appeals may be had from any decision or judgment of said Mayor or Aldermen, arising under the ordinances of aaid city, to the Municipal Court, under such regulations as may be prescribed by ordinance, which Court shall be composed of the Mayor as Chief Justice and the Aldermen as Associate Justices; and from the final judgment of the Municipal Court to the Probate Court of Millard county, in the same manner as appeals are taken from Justices of the Peace: Provided, the parties litigant shall have a right to a trial by a jury of twelve men in all cases before a Municipal Court. The Municipal Court shall h^ave power to grant writs of habeas 'corpus and try the same in all cases arising under the ordinances of the City Council. Sec. 39. The Municipal Court may sit*on the first Monday of every month; and the City Council at such times and places as may be prescribed by the city ordinance; 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 by 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 Gity 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 Gorporation 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, empanelled 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
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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
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Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2005-11-15
ID 717102
Reference URL