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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 162_page_219
Description LAWS OF UTAH. 219 Stockholder a certificate of the number of shares he holds, signed by the President, countersigned by the Secretary, and sealed with the seal of said Company; and no transfer of stock will be valid, until recorded by the Secretary of said Company. Sec. 5.-It shall also be the duty of the Company to locate and construct a good wagon road, to the acceptance of the County Court of Cache County, within two years from the publication of this Act, commencing at the present location of Wiiliam Hyde's carding machine in Logan City, thence up the Logan Canon to the summit of the range of mountains dividing Cache and Riehland Counties; and upon the completion, of six miles of said road from the place of beginning, the Company are hereby authorized and empowered to erect a toll gate and take toll thereon, the rates to be specified and regulated by the County Court of Cache County. Sec. 6.-The Secretary shall keep a record of the transactions of all business, and also an account of the receipts and expenditures of the Company, which shall at all times be open to the inspection of the Stockholders. The President and Board of Directors shall make an annual report to the County Court of Cache County, at its December term, of all receipts and expenditures. Sec. 7.-The Company shall be liable for all damages to persons and property, which may occur through negligence or failure on their part to comply with the conditions and specifications of this Act, Provided, That, in case of floods or severe storms, the Company shall be allowed a reasonable time to repair damages to the road. Sec. 8.-Any person forcibly or fraudulently passing the toll gate erected on said road shall, for each offense, be liable to a tine, not exceeding one hundred dollars, and costs, to be prosecuted for in any Court having jurisdiction, by any officer, agent, servant or Stockholder, in the name of said Company. . - Sec. 9.-If any person shall obstruct, break, injure or destroy any part of the road of said Company, or any work or fixture attached to or in use upon the same, the person so offending shall, for every such offense, be liable to a civil suit for the recovery of damages by said Company; and shall also be subject to indictment, and, upon conviction, shall be punished by fine not exceeding five hundred dollars, or imprisonment not exceeding six months, or both at the discretion of the Court. Sec. 10.-The toll gatherer duly authorized by the President and Directors of said Company, may prevent from passing through his gate any person riding, leading or driving animals, and any carriage or other vehicles, until he has received the tolls authorized by the County Court. Sec. 11.-Nothing shall be so construed in this Act as to prevent the Legislature from altering and amending the same at pleasure. Approved January 19, 1866. . CHAPTER CLXII. An ACT providing for the establishment and support of Common Schools. J Sec. 1.-Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah: That any School District heretofore established pursuant to any law of this Territory, shall remain as it now exists, until altered as hereinafter provided. Sec. 2.-The County Courts, at their regular or special sessions, shall divide their respective counties into School Districts, where not already done,, and number the same, and prescribe such limits as will promote education and the convenience of the people. ; . Sec. 3.-The County Courts are hereby empowered t® change the boundaries of School Districts, or consolidate two or more into one, if the public good require: Provided, That where School Districts have built school houses by a tax on the whole District, said District shall not be divided, until equitable provision has been made for school houses in the new Districts to be organized. Settlers on or near county lines of two or more counties, may be formed into a School District, by the mutual agreement of the County Courts of such counties. Sec. 4.-In each School District there shall be three Trustees, residents and householders in their Districts, who shall be elected by a majority of the votes given
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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
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Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2005-11-15
ID 717181
Reference URL