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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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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 108_page_167
Description LAWS OF UTAH. 167 of property therein from destruction by fire or otherwise, and for the health and happiness thereof, and shall have control of the waters of the Santa Clara: Provided that such control shall not be exercised to the injury of any rights already acquired by actual settlers thereon, and shall have control of the water courses and mill. privileges within said city. 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 the fees of the officers of said corporation; to impose such fines, not exceeding one hundred dollars, and imprisonment not exceeding six months, for each offense, for the breach or violation of any city ordinance; to divide the city into Wards and specify the boundaries thereof. Sec. 11.-All ordinances passed by the City Council shall, within one month after they shall have been passed, be published in some newsjpaper printed in said city, or certified copies thereof be posted up in three of the most public places in the city. Sec. 12.-All ordinances of the city may be proven by the seal of the corporation: and, when printed or 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 and places, without further proof. Sec. 13.-The Mayor and Aldermen shall have all the powers of Justices of the Peace, both in civil and crimiual 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 governed by the same laws, give the same bonds and securities as other Justices of the Peace in and for said city, and be commissioned by the Governor. Sec. 14.-The Mayor and Aldermen shall have exclusive 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 said city, to the Probate Court of Washington county, in the same manner as appeals are, or may be taken from Justices of the Peace. Sec. 15.-The City Council shall have pow,er to restrain, regulate or prohibit the running at large of cattle, horses, mules, sheep, swine, goats and all kinds of poultry; and tp tax and regulate the keeping of dogs, and to authorize the destruction of the same when at large contrary to city ordinance. Sec. 16.-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 houses or places for the selling or giving away of ardent, vinous or fermented liquors. Sec. 17.-This act shall be in force on and after the tenth day ojf February, 1862, and may be amended or repealed at the pleasure of the Legislative Assembly. Approved Jan. 17,1SG2. CHAPTER CVIII. An ACT to Incorporate the City of Payson. Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That all the Territory embraced in the following boundaries, viz: Commencing at a point on the east bank of Utah Lake due west from the center of the Publie Square in the City of Payson in Utah County, thence south one mile, thence east to the mountains, thence along the base of the mountains to a spring known as "Goose nest spring," thence northerly to a point where the bridge crosses the Pondtown slough, thence down said slough to Duck creek., then west to Peeteetneet creek and down the main channel of said creek to Utah Lake, thence south along the shore of said Lake to the place of the beginning shall be known and designated as Payson; 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 and be sued, to plead and be impleaded, defer*! and be defended in all
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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 717129
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717129