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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
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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 146_page_207
Description LAWS- OF UTAH. 207 w> may have authority to bind out vicious, idle or vagrant children or orphans and minors, until they shall attain the age of legal majority. They shall also have power to appoint guardians for minors who are orphans, for the persons and property of the insane, where they shall be found incapable of managing their own affairs, and generally to do and perform such other duties pertaining to their office, as shall be required, by law or by the Probate Court in their respective counties. Sec. 10.-Said Selectmen shall make a report of all their proceedings to the County Court at their next regular session, as also a true report of all the affairs and situation of the poor or destitute and insane within their respective counties, and make such suggestions and recommendations as to them shall appear necessary for the action of the Court. Sec. 11.-The sessions of the County Courts shall be held quarterly on the first Monday in March, June, September and December in each year, and oftener if they deem it necessaiy. Sec. 12.-It is hereby made the duty of all Connty officers to deliver to their successors in office all books, papers, seals, or other public property in their possession. Sec. 13.-The County Courts are hereby authorized and required to appoint all eounty and precinct officers not made elective by law, and to fill all vacancies of county and precinct officers, not otherwise provided for,that may occur between elections in their respective counties; and any person, so elected or appointed, failing to qualify within ten days after receiving notice of his election, unless he shall previously notify the County Clerk that he does not accept the office, or, after qualifying, shall fail or neglect to fulfil the duties thereof, may be fined in any sum not less than five dollars nor more than one hundred dollars before any Court having jurisdiction. Sec. 14.-An Act entitled "An Act creating the office of Selectmen and prescribing their duties," approved February 5, 1852, and sections 34 to 42, inclusive, of "An Act in relation to the Judiciary," approved February 4, 1852, are hereby repealed. Approved January 8,1866. CHAPTER CXLVI. An ACT defining the boundaries of Counties and locating County Seats. Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory ©f "Utah: That all that portion of Utah Territory bounded north by a line running due east from a point four miles north of the northeast corner of Fort Harmony, east by Colorado Territory, south by Arizona and west by a line running due north from the southern boundary of IXJtah Territory, passing through the largest mineral spring at the mouth of the Rio Vergen Canon, until it reaches the summit of the dividing ridge beween the Leverkin and Ash creeks, and thence northeasterly along the summit of said dividing ridge to its intersection with the line first above mentioned is hereby made and named Kane County, with County Seat at Grafton. Sec. 2.-All that portion of the Territory bounded north by a line running due west from the northern boundary of Kane County, east by Kane County, south by Arizona and west by Nevada is hereby made and named Washington County, with County Seat at Saint George. Sec. 3.-All that portion of the Territory bounded south by Washington and Kane Counties, west by Nevada, north by a due west and west line-crossing the military road on the summit of the ridge dividing Little Salt Lake and upper Beaver Valleys, and east by Colorado Territory is hereby made and named Iron County, with County Seat at Parowan. Sec. 4.-All. that portion of the Territory bounded south by Iron County, west by Nevada, north by a line running due east and west through a point two miles due south from the south side of Fort Wilden on Cove creek and east by the range of mountains dividing Beaver and Pauvan Valleys from the Valley of the Sevier is hereby made and named Beaver County, with County Seats at Beaver. Sec. 5.-All that portion of the Territory bounded south by Iron County, west by Beaver County, north by an east and west line crossing the road on the summit of the dividing ridge between Mary's Vale and Alma, and east by Colorado Territory is hereby made and named Piute County, with County Seat at Circleville.
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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 717169
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717169