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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 142_page_198
Description 198 LAWS OP UTAH. cartage and drayage of property; as also to license and regulate porters and fix the rates of porterage. Sec. 38.-To provide for the prevention and extinguishment of fires; to regulate the fixing of chimneys and flues thereof and stove pipes, and to organize and establish fire companies. • Sec. 39.-To regulate and order parapet walls and other partition fences. Sec. 40.-To establish standard weights and measures and regulate the weights and measures to be used in the city, in all cases not provided for by law. Sec. 41.-To provide for the inspecting and measuring of lumber and other building materials, and for the measurement of all kinds of mechanical work. Sec. 42.-To provide for the inspection and weighing of hay, lime and stone coal, and the measuring of charcoal, firewood and other fuel to be sold or used within the city. Sec. 43.-To provide for and regulate the inspection of tobacco, beef, pork, flour and meal; also beer, whisky and brandy and all other spirituous or fermented liquors. . Sec. 44.-To regulate the weight and quality of bread sold and used in the city. Sec. 45.-The City Council shall have exclusive power within the city, by ordinance, to license, regulate or restrain the keeping of ferries and toll bridges. Sec. 46.-To provide for taking the enumeration of the inhabitants of the city; to regulate the burial of the dead, and registration of births and deaths; to direct the returning and keeping of bills of mortality and to impose penalties on physicians, sextons, and others for any default in the premises. Sec. 47.-To prevent horse-racing, immoderate riding or driving in the streets, and to authorize their being stopped by any person; to punish or prohibit the abuse of animals, to provide for the putting up of posts in front of city lots to fasten horses and other animals; to compel the fastening of horses, mules, oxen or other animals attached to vehicles, whilst standing or remaining in the streets. Sec. 48.-To prevent the incumbering of the streets or sidewalks, lanes, alleys and public grounds with carriages, tents, wagons, carts, sleighs, horses or other animals, sleds, wheelbarrows, boxes, lumber, timber, firewood, posts, awnings, signs, adobies or any material or substance whatever. Sec. 49.-To restrain, regulate or prohibit the running at large of cattle, horses, mules, sheep, swine, goats and all kinds of poultry; and to tax, prevent or regulate the keeping of dogs, and to authorize the destruction of the same, when at large contrary to city ordinance. Sec. 50.-To compel the owner or occupant of any grocery, cellar, tallow chandler shop, soap factory, tannery, stable.barn,privy, sewer or any unwholesome place to cleanse, remove or abate the same from time to time, as oft as may be necessary for the health, comfort and convenience of the inhabitants of said city. Sec. 51.-To direct the location and management of and regulate breweries and tanneries; andfco direct the location, management and construction of and restrain or prohibit within the city distilleries, slaughtering establishments and all establishments or places where nauseous^offensive or unwholesome business may be carried on. Sec. 52.-To prevent any person from bringing, depositing or having within the limits of the city any dead carcass or any unwholesome substance, and to require the removal or destruction of the same by any person who shall have placed or caused to be placed upon or near his premises or near any of the streams of this city any such substance or any putrid or unsound beef, pork or fish, hides or skins of any kind; and, on his default, to authorize the removal or destruction of the same by any officer of said city. Sec. 53.-To direct and regulate the planting and preserving trees in the streets and public grounds, and regulate the fencing of lots within the boundaries of the city. Sec. 54.-To prevent the ringing of bells, the blowing of horns and bugles, the crying of goods and all other noises, performances and devices tending to disturb the peace and quiet of the city. Sec. 55.-To grant and issue licenses and direct the manner of issuing and registering thereof. Bonds may be taken on the granting of licenses, for the due observance of the ordinances of the City Council. Sec. 56.-To require every merchant, retailer, trader and dealer in merchandise or property of every description, which is sold by measure or weight, to cause their weights and measures to be sealed by the City Sealer and to be subject to his inspection, the standard of which weights and measures shall be conformable to those established by law. Sec. 57.-The City Council shall have power to make such ordinances and resolutions, not contrary to the Constitution and laws of the United States and the laws .of the Territory, as may be necessary and expedient to carry into effect the powers
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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 717160
Reference URL