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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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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 135_page_188
Description 188 LAWS OF UTAH. repair said road, for the preservation of the titnbsr in the Canon and its tributaries, and for all other purposes whatsoever pertaining to the interest of said Company: Provided, they make no Iaw3 conflicting with the Constitution and laws of the United States or the laws of this Territory. Sec. 5.-On the second Monday of February, 1S65, and annually thereafter, there shall be an election held in Ogden City, for the purpose of electing a President, vice-president and five Directors for said Company; and for the first election under the provisions of this act the President of the present Ogden Canon Eoad Company shall notify the Shareholders of said Company, by posting up notices of said election in six of the most public places in said County, at least ten days previous thereunto. Said election shall be conducted in such, manner -as is provided for in the bye-laws of the present Ogden Caiion E,oad Company; and all subsequent elections shall be held and conducted as may be provided for by the Board acting under the provisions of this act. Sec. 6.-Any person forcibly or fraudulently passing any toll gate erected on said road shall, for each offense, be liable to a fine not exceeding one hundred dollars and costs, to be prosecuted for, in any Court having jurisdiction, by any officer, agent; servant or Stockholder, in the name of said Company. "Sec. 7.-If any person shall obstruct, break, injure or destroy any part of the road of said Company, or any work or fixcure attached to or in use upon the same, the person or persons so offending shall, for every such offense, be liable to a civil suit for the recovery of damages by said Company, and shall also be subject to indictment and, upon conviction, shall be punished by fine not exceeding five hundred dollars, and imprisonment not exceeding six months, at the discretion of the Court. Sec. SL-Each Toll Gatherer, duly authorized by the President and Directors of said Company, may detain and prevent from passing through his gate any person riding, leading or driving animals and any carriage or other vehicle until he has received the tolls authorized by this act. Sec. 9.-Nothing in this act shall be so construed as to deprive the present Ogden Canon Road Company of any power or privilege conferred upon them by the grant of the Oounty Court of Weber County, incorporating said Company; but said Company may possess, exercise and enjoy all the privileges heretofore conferred upon them, until the officers of said Company are superseded by the election and qualification of their successors under this act. Sec. 10.-Nothing shall be so construed in this act as to prevent the Legislature from altering and amending the same at pleasure. Approved January 20,1865. CHAPTEE An ACT granting to the Overland Mail Company the right to construct a graded road across Dugway Mountain and to collect Toll for the.use of the same. Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That the Overland Mail Company, through its Directors, Agents or Representatives, is hereby authorized to construct a graded road, to the acceptance of the County Court of Tooele County, across what is termed the Dugway Mountain, situated near the Mail station of that name, and distant, westerly of Salt Lake City, one hundred and five miles; and to have the privilege of erecting one toll gate at such point, at or near the eastern base of said Mountain, as may be deemed most advantageous, and to collect toll for the use of said road for the period of ten years; the rate of toll to be determined, from time to time, by the County Court of Tooele County. See. 2.-The said Overland Mail Company is hereby required to make, an. annual report, during the first week of the Legislative Assembly, of all receipts and expenditures on said road, and to pay into the Territorial Treasury, for the use and benefit of Common Schools, five per cent, of all tolls collected thereon. And it is further required to keep said graded road in good repair and to apply all its revenue, over and above necessary expenditures for making and keeping it in repair and for
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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 717150
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717150