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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
Source Physical Dimensions 15 cm x 23.5cm
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Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2006-01-25
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Title Chapter 103_page_154
Description 154 LAWS OF UTAH. 1:1 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; to regulate and control the live trees and shrubbery, and the water courses and water privileges in the city, and, so far as may be necessary, the water courses leading thereto in the immediate vicinity thereof. Sec. 19.-To license, tax and regulate auctioneers, merchants, retailers, grocers and taverns, ordinaries, hawkers, peddlers, brokers, pawn-brokers and money chang<?rs. Sec. 20.-To license, tax and regulate hacking, carriages, wagons, carts and drays; and fix the rates to be eharged'for the carriage of persons and for wagonage, cartage and dray age of property; as also to license and regulate porters a"nd fix the rates 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 foi-'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, resin and other combustible materials. Sec. 25.-To regulate and order parapet walls and other partition fences; to wall in the city or any part thereof, to restrain, regulate or prohibit the running at large of cattle, horses, mules, sheep, swine, goats and all kinds of poultry; and to tax and regulate the keeping of dogs, and to authorize the destruction of the same when at large contrary to cit?/ ordinances. Sec. 26.-To establish standard weights and measures and regulate the weights and measures to be used in the city, in all cases not 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 pit coal, and the measuring of charcoal, fire wood and other fuel to be sold or used within the city. Sec. 29.-To license, regulate, prohibit or restrain the 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 nouses 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 meal; also beer, whisky, brandy and all other spirituous and fermented liquors. Sec. 30.-To regulate the weights, quality and price of bread sold and used in the city. 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 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 ordinances are not repugnant to the Constitution of the United States or the laws of this Territory. Sec. 35.-All ordinances passed by the City Council shall, within one month after they shall have been passed, be published in some newspaper printed 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 be proven by 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. Sec. 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 the city, perform the same duties, be governed by the same laws, 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.
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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 717116
Reference URL