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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
ID 717212
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Title Chapter 116-117-118_page_175
Description LAWS OF UTAH. 175 CHAPTEE CXVI. An ACT granting unto Brigham Young, sen., and Franklin _D. Richards the control of waters from Mill Creek, in Great Salt Lake County. Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That all the rights and privileges, as contemplated in "An Act granting the control of Waters from Mill Creek in Great Salt Lake County unto Willard Eichards," approved Feb. 3, 1852, be and hereby are granted unto Brigham Young, sen., and Franklin D. Eichards. Approved Jan. 14,1857. CHAPTEK CXVII. • An ACT in relation to the waters of American Creek in Utah County. Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That the inhabitants of the settlement of Dry Creek in Utah county are hereby authorized and allowed to take out, at some convenient point, the water* of American Creek and use the same for their benefit: Provided, that no more than one-third part of said waters shall be so taken for the use of said settlement on Dry Creek. Approved Feb. 18,1852. CHAPTER CXVIII. PREAMBLE and AOTin relation to the construction of a G anal from Utah Lake • to Great Salt Lake. Whereas, a large portion of the citizens of Great Salt Lake county and vicinity have subscribed considerable amounts for the purpose of constructing a canal connecting Utah and Great Salt Lakes, for the purpose of navigation, machinery and irrigating the land, large bodies of which might be brought into successful cultivation if water to irrigate with could be procured; and Whereas, the aforesaid subscribers do propose to obtain further subscriptions, and petition for the Territorial Government to adopt some system of operations and appoint an agent or commissioners, who shall be authorized to superintend and construct said canal and award land claims to the subscribers equal to the amount which they shall pay respectively: Therefore, to aid by our influence and desiring to encourage by our acts so desirable an object: Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That Ira Eldredge, Jesse W. Fox and Eobert Wimmer are authorized to locate the route for said canal, solicit, receive, collect and disburse subscriptions, and generally do all other things necessary for the progress and completion of said work. Sec. 2.-The aforesaid Commissioners shall proceed without delay to locate the said canal, and make an estimate of the entire cost of its construction upon the plan hereinafter indicated. Sec. 3.-Said canal shall commence above the rapids in Jordan river, where a
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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 717137
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717137