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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 120_page_177
Description LAWS OF UTAH. 177 or irrigate lands: Provided, said Company be held responsible for any damage done thereby. Sec. 3.-The Company shall have the entire control and management of all the waters thus taken out, and may use the same for the irrigation of lands, for mills and machinery of any kind and all other lawful purposes whatsoever; may sell, lease and dispose of the same or any portion thereof for any or all of the above purposes, on such terms and conditions as the parties may agree; and may levy and. collect a per centage on all lands benefited by said waters or by the construction of the dam. belonging to said Companj'. Sec- 4.-The Company shall also have the right and privilege to sell and dispose of stock, in shares of twenty-five dollars each, to enable the Company to prosecute the work, and to make such improvements, with the same as may be deemed of advantage or profit for the purposes, herein specified. The Company may sell stock to the amount of fifty thousand dollars. Each Stockholder shall be entitled to one vote for every share paid in, at all meetings of business requiring a vote and at all general and special election of officers of the Company: Provided, always, that each absentee shall have the right to vote by proxy in writing. Certificates of stock shall be issued by the Directors of the Company to those who have paid for shares or half shares, and shall be signed by the Secretary. The same may be transferred by registering the transfer on the Company's books, otherwise no transfer of stock shall be deemed valid. Sec. 5.-The officers of this Company shall consist of a President, Secretary, Treasurer and five Directors, whose term of office shall be two years from the date of their election, and until their suscessors shall be duly elected and qualified. They shall take an oath of office to faithfully discharge the duties thereof, and shall file bonds of two thousand dollars each, with approved security, in the office of the Clerk of the Probate Court of the County of Great Salt Lake, which bonds shall be for the use of any person aggrieved; and shall annually present to the Stockholders a just, true and accurate balance-sheet, showing the receipts and expenditures of money and property, with a clear and explicit statement of the entire financial condition, circumstances and standing bf the Company, in a plain, legible style. Sec. 6.-By public notice being given, the aforesaid Company are hereby authorized to hold a meeting on the fourth Monday of January, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-two, to elect persons to the aforesaid offices; and every two year3 thereafter it shall be the duty of the board of officers then acting to call, by public notice, a similar meeting for the same purpose. Sec. 7.-Whenever a vacancy occurs in the offices, by death, inability, removal from the Territory, resignation or any other cause, the remaining members of the Board may fill such vacancy by appointment, until the next election. Sec. 8.-The Board of Officers are hereby authorized and empowered to make and ordain all necessary by-laws and regulations for the internal policy of the Company, and to carry out the spirit and design of this charter in good faith and virtue: Provided, that none conflict with the Constitution and laws or the United States or the laws of this Territory: and provided, also, that any by-law or ordinance may be vetoed by a vote of two-thirds of the legal voters of the Company. Approved Jan. 17, 1862. CHAPTEK CXX. An ACT to amend an ACT to Incorporate the Jordan Irrigation Company. Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That the second section of "An Act to incorporate the Jordan Irrigation Company," approved Jan. 17, 1862, be amended to read:-The aforesaid Company shall have the right and privilege, and the same is hereby conferred, to erect and construct a dam or dams across the Jordan river and take out the waters on both, sides thereof at any point not exceeding twelve miles above Jordan bridge, on north Temple Street, Great Salt Lake City, and to conduct the same in a suitable canal or canals, on the most practicable route or routes in Great Salt Lake County, as far as may be necessary, to water or irrigate lands: Provided, said Company be held responsible for any damage done thereby. 0
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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 717139
Reference URL