Constitution State of Deseret_page 47

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Title 1855 Acts, Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the Several Annual Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1855
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1855) The Fourth Legislature, 1854, passed an act compile and revise the laws currently in force. Included were those of the current session. No 1854 session law was published. Laws not included in the compilation were deemed repealed, obsolete or not necessary to reprint. Included were marginal notes, index and table of contents
Publisher Published by Virtue of an Act Approved January 19, 1855, Great Salt Lake City, Utah
Date 1855
Type Text
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Source KFU30 1855 .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 84112-0730.
Source Physical Dimensions 12 cm x 19 cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Jan Robertson
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
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Date Created 2005-11-22
Date Modified 2012-06-05
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Title Constitution State of Deseret_page 47
Description o47 at his election, an actual residence in the district he may be chosen to represent. â- -,.-,,: .,â- ..... r â-  ., , . , .. â-  ' "*' â- . " â-  ' • " â-  : '"" ' -•'• '1(0(1 ft 77 | jj?{j; "f..lj Ot ' I*'/:'... ;.'J r' '•^ " " : ;;- ' SECTION V.. . ! ,.-.;.,.' y ;;...; . !.: â- .|!.,lfr 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. â- â- â-  â-  ".:!•â-  â-  ;(]•,.j ; 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 years, 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 elections shall be determined in such manner as shall hereafter be directed by law. SECTION VIII. A majority, in each house, shall constitute a quorum to do business; but a smaller number may adjourn from day to day, and compel the attendance of absent members, in such manner, and under such penalty, as each house may provide. SECTION IX.. Each house shall have all powers necessary for a braaeh of the General Assembly of -a. free and independent government, section x. Each member of the Assembly shall be/privileged from civil arrest, during any session, and in going to, and returning from tlje same.
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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, 1855
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-22
Date Modified 2005-11-22
ID 718308
Reference URL