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Title (1851) Laws and Ordinances of the State of Deseret (Utah) Compilation 1851
Subject Law
Description (1851) Laws of Deseret not conflicting with the Organic Act of the territory were reenacted by the first territorial legislature and ordered to be revised and classified. Willard Richards, Secretary of the State of Deseret, published the 1851 compilation, which was reprinted verbatim in 1919.
Publisher Shepherd Book Company
Date 1919
Type Text
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Identifier KFU30 1851a A198
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 84112-0730
Source Physical Dimensions 13 cm x 19 cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Jan Robertson
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
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Date Created 2005-11-21
Date Modified 2012-05-03
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Title Ordinances_page 4
Description ger, with baggage not to exceed ten pounds weight; which may hereafter be increased at the discretion of the Legislature; and shall use due diligence to convey passengers and packages safe, and speedy, to their destination; and moreover, be responsible in all cases for carelessness or neglect of duty of any one of the Company, or any person in their employ. Sec. 5. The said Company shall also have the privilege of receiving not exceeding ten cents per pound per hundred miles, for any extra baggage, or packages, weighing one pound and upwards; and shall keep books at each station, in which they shall enter the names of the passengers, where from, and their destination; as also a correct account of baggage or packages sent, the price, &c.-and accompanying the same with the way-bill from each station, in which shall be entered the aforesaid particulars. JEDEDIAH M. GRANT, Speaker of the House of Representatives. HEBER C. KIMBALL, Speaker of the Senate. Approved, Dec. 9, 1850, BRIGHAM YOUNG, Gov. Thomas Bullock, Clerk. To the General Assembly of the State of Deseret: Gentlemen:-The undersigned, humbly prays your Honorable Body to grant unto him the exclusive control over the timber, rocks, minerals and water, in the City Creek Kanyon. as far as your jurisdiction extends; in order that the water may be continued pure unto the inhabitants of Great Salt Lake City; and he agrees to pay into the Treasury of the State, such sum as shall be an equivalent for the timber, rocks, and minerals, between the dividing ridges running down to said Creek, as shall be the valuation of the same; to be decided by a Committee of three, or such^ other Committee as shall be agreed upon by your Honorable Body. And your petitioner will ever pray, that justice and judgment may be in you all continually. BRIGHAM YOUNG. G. S. L. City, November 23, 1850. r
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Source Original Book: Laws and Ordinances of the State of Deseret (Utah) Compilation 1851
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-21
Date Modified 2005-11-21
ID 718165
Reference URL