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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 54
Description 54 tinguishment of fires, and the convenience of the inhabitants. Sec. 16. To open, alter, widen, extend, establish, grade, pave, or otherwise improve and keep in repair, streets, avenues, lanes, and alleys; and to establish, erect, and keep in repair, acqueducts and bridges. Sec. 17. To provide for the lighting of the streets, and erecting lamp-posts; and to establish, support, and regulate night watches; to erect market houses, establish markets and market places; and provide for the government and regulation thereof. Sec. 18. To provide for the erection of all needful buildings, for the use of the city; and for enclosing, improving, and regulating all public grounds belonging to the city. Sec. 19. To license, tax, and regulate auctioneers, merchants, retailers, grocers, taverns, ordinaries, hawkers, peddlers, brokers, pawn-brokers, and money-changers. Sec. 20. To license, tax, and regulate hacking carriages, wagons, carts, and drays; and fix the rates to be charged for the carriage of persons; and for wagoners, carters, and drayers of property; as also to license and regulate porters, and fix the rates of porterage. Sec. 21. To license, tax, and regulate theatricals, and other exhibitions, shows, and amusements.' Sec. 22. To tax, restrain, prohibit, and suppress tippling houses, dram shops, gaming houses, bawdy, and other disorderly houses, Sec. 23. To provide for the prevention and extinguishment of fires; to regulate the fixing of chimneys and the flues thereof, and stove pipes; and to organize and establish fire companies. Sec. 24. To regulate the storage of gun powder, tar, pitch, rosin, and other combustible materials. "* Sec. 25. To regulate and order parapet walls, and other partition fences. Sec. 26. To establish standard weights and measures, and regulate the weights and measures to be used in the city, in all cases not provided for by law. Sec. 27. To provide for the inspecting and measuring of lumber, and other building materials, and for the measurement of all kinds
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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 718215
Reference URL