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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 152_page_214
Description 214 .LAWS OF UTAH. book in which he shall keep an account of all funds paid to him, showing the amount paid for poundage and damages, and pay into the County Treasury all funds belonging to the county, once in six months, or oftener; if required by the County Court. Sec. 16.-"An Ordinance for the establishment and regulation of Stray Pounds," "Approved Feb. 12, 1851," and sections 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 of "An Act pertaining to damage done by animals," "Approved Jan. 19, 1885," are hereby repealed. Approved Jan. 17,1866. ,CHAPTER CLII. An ACT concerning Notaries Public. Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That there shall be elected, by the joint vote of the Legislative Assembly, one or more Notaries Public for each organized county, whose term of office shall be one year, and until their successors are elected and qualified. Sec. 2.-Each Notary Public shall, before entering upon his official duties, take the oath of office and give a bond, with sufficient sureties, to the Territory of Utah, in the penal sum of five hundred dollars, conditioned that he will faithfully perform the duties of his office; said bond to be approved by the Probate Judge of the county in which the Notary Public resides: Sec. 3.-The commission and oath shall be recorded in the office of the Probate Judge of the county in which the Notary Public resides; and such bond shall be filed in said office, and may be sued on by any person injured through the unfaithful performance of said Notary's duties: Provided, that no suit shall be so instituted after three years from the time the cause of such action occurred. Sec. 4.-Notaries Public are hereby authorized to administer all oaths provided for by law; to acknowledge powers of attorney and all instruments of writing conveying or effecting property in any part of this Territory, and elsewhere so far as may be lawful; to take affidavits and depositions; to make declarations and protests, and to do all other acts usually done by Notaries Public in other States and Territories. , Sec. 5.-It is hereby made the duty of a Notary Public, whenever any instrument in writing is by him protested for non-payment or non acceptance, to give written notice thereof, as soon as practicable, to the maker and each endorser or security of of said instrument; and to personally serve such notice, when the person protested against resides in the same town or city with the Notary, otherwise he may forward said notice by mail or other safe conveynce. _. Sec. 6.-Each Notary Public shall keep a fair record of his official acts, including such notices, the time and manner in which they have been served and the names of all the parties to whom they were directed, and the description and amount of the instrument protested, which record shall be competent evidence to legally prove such notices; and, when required and the fees are paid, he shall give a certified copy of any official record or paper in his office. Sec. 7.-When the office of a Notary Public becomes vacant, the records of said Notary and all the papers relating to his office shall be deposited in the office of the Clerk of the Probate Court in the county in which the said Notary Public resided; and if said records and papers are not so delivered within thirty days after said vacancy occurs, said Clerk of the Probate Court is hereby authorized and required to take and deposit them a3 aforesaid; and in either case said Clerk shall safely keep 'the said records and papers, and, when requested and the fees are paid, shall give-a certified copy of any portion thereof, which copy is hereby made as valid as if it had been given by the aforesaid Notary Public. Sec. 8.-In case a Notary Public uses an official seal, it shall contain the name of the county in which he resides, and he shall therewith attest all his officialacts. Sec. 9.-This act shall be in force from the date of its approval, and all laws and parts of laws conflicting therewith are hereby repealed. Approved January 17,1866. ' . ',;;¦
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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 717176
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717176