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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
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2005, S.J. Quinney College of Law. All rights reserved
Holding Institution S.J. Quinney College of Law, The University of Utah, South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT
Source Physical Dimensions 15 cm x 23.5cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor
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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 144_page_204
Description 204 LAWS OF UTAH. Sec. 80.-All ordinances of the city may be proven by the seal of the Corporation; and when printed or published in book form, purporting to be printed or published by the authority of the City Council, the same shall be received in evidence in all Courts or places, without further proof. Sec. 61.-When it shall be necessary to take private property for opening, widening, or altering any public street, lane, avenue or alley, the Corporation shall make a just compensation"therefor to the person whose property is so taken; and if the amount of such compensation cannot be agreed upon, the Justices of the Peace shall cause the same to be ascertained by a jury of six disinterested men, who shall be inhabitants of the city. Sec. 62.-All jurors, empanneled to inquire into the amounts of benefits or damages that shall happen to the owners of property so proposed to be taken, shall first be sworn to that effect; and shall return to the. Mayor or presiding officer of the City Council their inquest in writing, signed by each juror. Sec. 63.-All officers of the city, created Conservators of the peace by this act, shall have power to arrest, or cause to be arrested, with or without process, all persons who shall break the peace, commit for examination and, if necessary, detain such persons in custody forty-eight hours in the city prison or other safe place, and shall have and exercise such other powers, as Conservators of the Peace, as the City Council may prescribe. Sec. 64.-The City Council shall cause to be published in some newspaper printed in the city of Wellsville, or posted up in three public places, on or before the first day of December in each year, a statement of the amount of city revenue, specifying in said statement whence derived and for what disbursed. < Approved January, 19, 1866. CHAPTEKCXLIV. An ACT to incorporate the City of Moroni, in Sanpete County. Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That all that portion of couatry situated within the following boundaries, to wit: beginning at the north end of the bridge South of Moroni crossing Sanpitch river, running west two miles from said bridge, thence north four miles, thence east four miles, thence south four miles, thence west two miles to Sanpitch bridge, the place of beginning, shall be kuown and designated by the name of Moroni City, and the inhabitants thereof are hereby constituted a body corporate and politic by the name aforesaid; and may have and use a common seal, which they mayjihange and alter at pleasure. Sec. 2.-The inhabitants of said city, by the name and style aforesaid, shall have power to sue and be sued, to plead and be impleaded, defend and be defended in all Courts of law and equity and in all actions whatsoever: to purchase, receive and hold property, real and personal, in said city; to purchase, receive and hold real property beyond the city for burying grounds or other public purposes for the use of the inhabitants of said city; to improve and protect such property, and to do all other things in relation thereto, as natural persons. Sec. 3.-There shall be a City Council to consist of a Mayor and five Councilors, who shall have the qualifications of electors of said city, and shall be chosen hy the qualified voters thereof, and shall hold their offices for two years, and until their successors shall be elected and qualified. The City Council shall judge of the qualifications,, elections and returns of their own members, and a majority of them shall form a quorum to do business; but a smaller number may adjourn from day to day and compel the attendance of absent members, under such penalties as may be prescribed by ordinance; there shall also be elected in like manner two Justices of the Peace who shall have the qualifications of voters, be commissioned by the Governor and have jurisdiction in all cases arising under the ordinances of the City. Sec. 4.-The Mayor and Councilors, before entering upon the duties of their offices, shaft take and subscribe an oath or affirmation that they will support the Constitution of the United States and the laws of this Tei-ritory, and that they
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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 717166
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717166