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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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Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-21
Date Modified 2012-05-03
ID 718262
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6gx4c98

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Title Constitution_page 88
Description shall be elected by the persons liable to perform military duty; and all commissioned officers shall be commissioned by the Governor. ARTICLE VIL AMENDMENTS OF THE CONSTITUTION. If at any time the General Assembly shall deem it necessary, and for the best interests of the State, that this Constitution should be revised, altered, or amended; the assembly shall cause such revisions, alterations, or amendments, to be published, in the same manner as shall be provided for the publication of the statues; and appoint a day, not less than thirty days thereafter, for the electors of the Commonwealth to assemble in- their several precincts, and vote for, or against said revisions, alterations, or amendments; and if a majority of said electors shall vote in favor of said revisions, alterations, or amendments; the same shall thereafter become parts, and parcels of this Constitution: otherwise this Constitution shall remain unaltered. ARTICLE VIII. DECLARATION OF RIGHTS. SECTION I. In republican governments, all men should be born equally free and independent, and possess certain natural, essential, and inalienable rights; among which, are those of enjoying and defending their life and liberty, acquiring, possessing and protecting property; and of seeking and obtaining their safety and happiness. SECTION II. All political power is inherent in the people; and all free governments are founded in their authority, and instituted for their benefit; Therefore, they have an inalienable and indefeasible right to institute government; and to alter, reform, and totally change the same, when their safety, happiness, and the public good shall require it.
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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 718249
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6gx4c98/718249