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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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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 102_page_149
Description LAWS OF UTAH. 149 them to labor on the streets or other public works until the same shall be fully paid, in all cases where such offenders or vagrants shall fail or refuse to pay the fines and forfeitures which may be awarded against them. Sec. 46.-The inhabitants of American Fork City shall, from and after the first Monday in July 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 th© said date, be collected and expended, bv and under the direction of the Supevisor of Streets, within the limits of the city. Approved June 4, 1853. CHAPTER CII. An ACT to incorporate Pleasant Grove City. Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Tjegislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That all that district of Utah county embi'aced in the following boundaries, to wit: beginning at the southeast corner of Lake city incorporation, running in a southeasterly direction along the Lake shore to the northwest corner of the corporation of Provo city, thence east to the base of the mountain, thence along the base of the mountain to the south bank of the American creek near the mouth of the canon; thence down the south bank of said creek to a point directly north of the northeast corner of Lake city Corporation, thence south to the place of beginning shall be known and designated as Pleasant Grove 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 aud be sued, to plead and be impleaded, defend and be defended, in all Courts of law and equity, and iu 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 other public purposes for the use of the inhabitants of said city; to sell, lease, convey or dispose of property, real and personal, for the benefit of said city; to improve aud 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 ofjsaid city, and shall be chosen by the qualified voters thereof, and shall hold their ofnees for two years, and until their successors 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. gjec. 4.-The Mayor, Aldermen and Councilors, before entering upon the duties of their offices, shall take and subscribe an oath or affirmation that they v/iH support the Constitution of the United States and the laws of this Territor3r, 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, aud shall be held, conducted and the returns thereof made in such manner as>sball be provided for by the ordinances of the City Council. Sec. 6.-All free white male inhabitants of the age of eighteen years, who are entitled to vote for Territorial officers, and who shall have been 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 annually to assess, collect and expend the necessary tax for roads, streets, schools and othSr public purposes, and regulate and control the same within the city, and may enforce the payment of said tax by law; and the inhabitants of the city shall be exempt from all other assessments for road and school purposes, except on such property as they may possess
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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 717111
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717111