Chapter 108_page_169

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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 108_page_169
Description LAWS OF UTAH. 169 Justices of the Peace in and for said city by the Governor. They shall account for and pay over all fines and forfeitures arising under the ordinances of the city into the City Treasury, and all fines and forfeitures arising under the laws of the Territory into the County Treasury, and shall issue such process as may be necessary to carry into effect all ordinances of said city. Appeals may be had from any decision or judgment of a Mayor's or Alderman's court in the same manner as or may be provided by statute for appeals from Justices Courts; and they shall account for and pay over to the City Treasurer, within three months, all fines and forfeitures received by them by virtue of their office: and they shall each keep a docket, subject at all times to the inspection of the City Council and all other parties interested. Sec. 14.-All process issued by the Mayor or an Alderman shall be. directed to the Marshal or other legal officer, and in execution thereof he shall be governed by such rules and regulations as may be provided by city ordinance. Sec. 15.-It shall be the duty of the Eecorder to make and keep accurate records of all ordinances made by the City Council and all their proceedings in a corporate capacity, which record shall at all times be open to the inspection of the electors of the city and all other parties interested, and audit all accounts of said Incorporation. He shall have and keep a plat of all surveys within the city; and he is hereby authorized to take the acknowledgment of deeds, transfers and other instruments of writing, and shall perform such other duties as may be required of him by city ordinance. Sec. 16.-The Treasurer shall reeeive all money or funds belonging to the city, and shall keep an accurate account of all receipts and expenditures in such manner as the City Council shall direct. He shall pay all funds that may come to hand by virtue of his office upon orders signed by the Auditor of Public Accounts, and shall report to the City Council a true account of his receipts and disbursements, as they may require. Sec. 17.-The City Council shall have power within the city, by ordinance, to annually levy and collect taxes on the assessed value of all property in the city made taxable by the laws of the Territory, for the following named purposes, to wit: not to exceed five mills on the dollar for contingent expenses, nor to exceed five mills on the dollar to open, improve and keep in repair the streets of the city. The City Council is further empowered to divide the city into School Districts, provide for the election of Trustees, appoint a board of School Inspectors, annually assess and collect and expend the necessary tax for school purposes, and for furnishing the city with water for irrigating and other purposes, and regulate and control the same; and furthermore, so far as may be necessary, control the water courses leading thereto in the immediate vicinity thereof. Sec. 18.-The City Council shall have the management and control of the finances and property of said city. Sec. 19.-To require, and it is hereby made the duty of, every male resident of the city, over the age of eighteen and under the age of fifty years, to labor not to exceed two days in each year upon the streets; but every person may, at his option, pay one dollar and fifty cents for the day he shall be so bound to labor: Provided it be paid within five days from the time he shall be notified by the Street Supervisor. In default of payment as aforesaid, the same may be collected as other taxes. Sec. 20.-The Council shall have power to borrow money for city purposes, the interest of which shall not exceed one-fourth of the city revenue arising frpm taxes of the previous year. Sec. 21.-The City Council shall have power, by ordinance, to regulate the form of the assessment rolls. The annual assessment roli shall be returned' by the Assessor on or before the first Monday of April in each year, but the time may be extended or additions made thereto by order of the City Council. On the return thereof, the City Council shall fix a day for hearing objections thereto, and any person feeling aggrieved by the assessment of his property may appear at the time specified and make his objections, which shall be heard and determined upon by the City Council; and they shall have power to alter, add to, take from and otherwise correct and revise said assessment roll. Sec. 22.-The Collector shall be furnished, within thirty days after the assessment rolls are corrected, with a list of taxes to be collected; and if not paid when, demanded, the Collector shall have power to collect said taxes with interest and cost, by suit in the corporate name as may be provided by ordinance. The asssessment roll shall in all cases be evidence on the part of the Corporation. Sec. 23.-To appropriate and provide for the payment of the expenses and debts of the city. • Sec. 24.-To make regulations to prevent the introduetion of contagious diseases
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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 717131
Reference URL