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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
Website http://www.lib.utah.edu/digital/UtahHistoricalStatutes/
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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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6gx4c98

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Title Constitution_page 80
Description 80 State shall convene the Assembly, in the interim, by Proclamation. SECTION III. The members of the House of Represe'^atives shall be chosen biennially, by the qualified electors of their respective districts, on the first Monday in August; whose term of office shall continue two years from the day of the general election. SECTION IV. No person shall be a Member of the House of Representatives, who has not attained the age of 25 years; the same to be a free, white, male citizen of the United States, and an inhabitant of this State, one year preceding the time of his election, and a resident of the district or county 30 days next preceding his election; and have at his election, an actual residence in the district he may be chosen to represent. SECTION V. Senators shall be chosen for the term of four years, at the same time and place of Representatives; they shall be thirty years of age; and possess the qualifications of Representatives, as to residence and citizenship. SECTION VI. The number of Senators shall not be less than one third, nor more than one half of the Representatives: and, at the first session of the General Assembly, after this Constitution takes effect, the Senate shall be divided by lot, as equally as may be, into two classes; the seats of the Senators of the first class, shall be vacated at the expiration of two year, so that one half of the Senate shall be elected biennially. SECTION VII. Each house shall choose its own officers; and judge of the qualification, election, and return of its own members; and contested
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Source Original Book: Laws and Ordinances of the State of Deseret (Utah) Compilation 1851
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Date Created 2005-11-21
Date Modified 2005-11-21
ID 718241
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6gx4c98/718241