Chapter 132_page_184

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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 132_page_184
Description 184 LAWS OF UTAH. County; Joseph S. Murdock, Isaac Decker and David Van Wagoner; of Wasatch Oounty, with their associates and successors be and they are hereby created a body corporate, to be known by the name and style of the Provo Canon Eoad Company; and in their corporate name shall have power to sue and be sued, to defend and be defended in all Courts of law and equity: to hold, lease, rent, or convey real estate or personal property; and shall have perpetual succession for the term of twenty years; and may have a corporate seal, which they may use and alter at pleasure. Sec. 2.-The capital stock of the Company shall consist of one thousand shares of fifty dollars each. Each Shareholder shall be entitled to one vote for each share, and each share shall be represented by a certificate of the same, which shall be transferable upon the books of the company in such a manner as the bye-law* may direct. The books of the Company for the subscription of stock shall be opened on or before the first Monday in March; one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five; and when one hundred shares shall have been subscribed, the Directors may, by giving four weeks public notice in Provo and Heber cities, call an election for a President, Secretary, Treasurer and four Directors, who shall hold their office for two years, or until their successors are elected and qualified. The President, Treasurer and four Directors shall constitute a Board for the government and control of the affairs of the Company. The Board shall have power, by a majority vote, to fill all vacancies that may occur, by the appointment of a suitable person, who is hereby authorized to act as a member of the Board, until the time of the nest regular election for President and Directors; but should circumstancesjoccur to reduce the Board to a minority, they may call a special meeting of the Shareholders, who are hereby authorized to fill a vacancy or elect anew Board. Each Shareholder may vote by person or by proxy. Sec. 3.-The Board of Directors are hereby authorized to enact such bye-laws and regulations for the government of the Company as they may deem proper: Provided, they are not incomputable with the laws of the United States or of Utah Territory. The object of this Company is hereby declared to be the construction of a road through Provo Canon not less than twenty feet wide, from Utah Valley, Utah County, to Provo Valley, Wasatch County; and when said road is constructed and accepted by the Selectmen of Wasatch and Utah counties, said Company are hereby authorized to collect toll thereon as provided in section 5 of this act: In case the said road, or the bridges thereon are suffered to get out of repair, a majority of the Selectmen of the Counties of Utah and Wasatch may order the gate to be thrown open and the collection of toll stopped, until the necessary repairs are made. Sec. 4.-The books of the Company shall be open for the inspection of the Stockholders at all reasonable hours; and an exhibit of the financial affairs of the Company, showing the receipts and expenditures of the same, shall be annually made on the first day of May in each year, for the information of the Stockholders. * Sec. 5.-That the gate shall be located in Proyo Caiion; and the Company may collect toll at the following rates, which toll is for the use of said road through the aforesaid caiion, viz: For every carriage or vehicle drawn by two animals............................ $1 00 For every additional pair of animals,............'....................................... _. 50 For each Horse or Mule led, rode or packed,....................................... 25 For Sheep, Goats and Hogs, each,...................................................... 5 For every loose animal of the horse or cattle kind,.............................. 15 Sec. 6.-The aforesaid Selectmen may accept the said road when made reasonably passable, and give a reasonable time for its completion as to width, as contemplated in the third section of this act; and when so accepted, toll may be taken at the rates as specified in the fifth section of this act. Sec. 7.-At the expiration of the aforesaid term of twenty years, said road shall become the property of the Commonwealth, in good condition as shall be accepted by the Selectmen of Utah and Wasatch counties. Approved January 20, 1865. •
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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 717146
Reference URL