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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
ID 717212
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Title Chapter 146_page_209
Description LAWS OF UTAH. 209 summit of said mountains is hereby made and named Davis County, with County Seat at Farmington. Sec. 15.-All that portion of the Territory bounded south by Davis County and the dividing ridge between Ogden Hole and Weber Valley, west by the eastern shore of Great Salt Lake, north by a line drawn due east from a point in said shore to the Hot Springs by the Territorial road north of Ogden City, thence by the summit of the spur range terminating at said Hot Springs to its intersection with the summit of the Wasatch mountains, east by the summit of said mountains, passing around the head waters of Ogden river, is hereby made and named Weber County, with County Seat at Ogden City. Sec. 16.-All that portion of Territory bounded south by Weber County, thence by the shore of Great Salt Lake, following said shore around the head of Bear River Bay, Promontory Point and the north end of said Lake, and thence southeasterly to a point where it is intersected by latitude forty-one degrees north, thence by said latitude to the summit of Pilot Peak, thence due south thirty minutes of latitude, thence by latitude forty degrees and thirty minutes north, west by Nevada, north by latitude forty-two degrees and east by the summit of the range of mountains east of Malad Valley, crossing Bear river at the centre of its lower canon, and thence southerly along the summit of the Wasatch mountains and passing around the head waters of Box Elder and Willow creeks, is hereby made and named Box Elder County, with County Seat at Brigham City. Sec. 17.-All that portion of the Territory bounded south by Juab and Millard Counties, west by Nevada, north by Box Elder County, and east by the west and south shores of Great Salt Lake and Great Salt Lake and Utah Counties is hereby made and named Tooele County, with County Seat at Tooele City. Sec. 18.-All that portion of the Territory bounded south by Wasatch County, west by Great Salt Lake County, north by the summit of the range of mountains forming the upper cafion of East Caiion creek, thence northerly along the summit of the range of mountains between said creek and Weber river; thence across said river to, and along the summit of the high land between Plumbar or Lost and Echo Canon creeks, thence to, and along the summit next north of Yellow creek to Bear river, thence easterly across said river to the summit of the divide between Bear river and the, tributaries of Green river, and east by the summit of said range is hereby made and named Summit County, with County Seat at Wanship. Sec. 19.-All that portion of the Territory bounded south and east by Summit County, west by Great Salt Lake, Davis and Weber Counties, and north by Weber County and a line running from a point in the eastern boundary of Weber County nearest the most eastern head waters of Ogden river along the summit of the high, lands or ranges passing around the head waters of Plumbar or Lost creek, easterly to the point where the north boundary of Summit County crosses Bear river is hereby made and named Morgan County, with County Seat at Littleton. Sec. 20.-All that portion of the Territory bounded south by Morgan, Weber and Box Elder Counties, west by Box Elder County, north by latitude forty-two degrees north, and east by the summit of the ridge mountains between Cache and Bear Lake Valleys is hereby made and named Cache County, with the County Seat at Logan City. Sec. 21.-Al! that portion of the Territory bounded south by Summit and Morgan Counties, west by Cache County, north by latitude forty-two degrees north, and east by the summit of the divide between the waters of Bear river and the tributaries of Green river is hereby made and named Richland County, with the County Seat at St. Charles. » Sec. 22.-All that portion of the Territory bounded south by Wasatch County, west by Summit and Richland Counties, north by latitude forty-two degrees north, and east by Colorado and Dakota Territories is hereby made and named Green River County, with the County Seat at Fort Bridger. See. 23.-When any uncertainty or dispute arises as to what county an act or transaction has transpired in, either of the counties in which it is fairly presumable such act or transaction has occurred is hereby authorized to have jurisdiction in the case. Sec. 24.-All laws in relation to the boundaries of counties and locating county seats, conflicting with this Act, are hereby repealed. Approved Jan. 10, 1866.
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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 717171
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717171