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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 Laws not included in the compilation were deemed repealed, obsolete or not necessary to reprint.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.
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Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Jan Robertson
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Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-22
Date Modified 2012-06-05
ID 718723
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6c53mkv

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Title Chapter 3-Fillmore_page 315
Description 315 Sec. 2. The inhabitants of said city, by the name (e?r°8rP°rat* pow" and style aforesaid, shall have power, to sue and be sued; to plead and be impleaded; defend and be defended, in all courts of law and equity and in all actions â- whatsover; to purchase, receive and hold property,, real and personal, in said city; to purchase, receive, and hold real property beyond the city, for burying grounds, or other public purposes, for the inhabitants of said city; to sell, lease, convey, or dispose of property, real and personal, for the benefit of said city; to improve, protect such property, and to do all other things in relation thereto, as natural persons. Sec. 3. There shall be a city council, to consist of a mayor, four aldermen, and nine councilors, who shall 'y ounci" have the qualifications of electors of said city, and shall be chosen by the qualified voters thereof, and â-  shall hold their offices for two years, and until their Term of office, successors shall be elected and qualified; The city council shall judge of the qualifications, elections, and returns of their own members, and amajority of them shall Majority form form a quorum to do business, but a. smaller number a quorum, may adjourn from day to day, and compel the attendance of absent members, under such penalties as may be prescribed by ordinance. ; â- ,â- .. ..â- 'â-  \- i ,<â-  Sec. 4. The mayor, aldermen, and .councilors before entering on the duties of their offices, shall take and subscribe an oath or affirmation that they will sup- ive on "* port the Constitution of the United States, and the laws .,,,r,, Y,,» of this Territory, and that they will well and truly per- •"-•'; »**« form the duties of their offices, to the best of their ' skill and abilities. :' , .: ...... ,..';. .,; â- â€¢,-; â- â- - . . Sec. 5. On the second, Monday of April next, ..and Times of elec. every two years thereafter,, on ;said 'day, an election tion3-shall [be held, for the electing of one mayor, four alder- â- â€¢gJP'tiiV1"* men,,and nine councilors; and at the first election under s " u,>s..f-this [Ordinance, three judges shall be chosen, viyavoce, by the electors present, 'i tThe said judges •, shall, choose two clerks; and the, judges;, and clerks,* before: entering upon their duties, shall take , and subscribe an oath pv affirmation,, iSuch as is; now required by,law to be .taken judges and by iudg;es'and clerks of other elections;.and-,a,tiall;sub.- cierb.o(.e'.ec-^. J •> °. , ,. â- â- â- ' ,! " ...... i c â-  j- â- " J tions appointed sequent: elections, the necessary; number, oi judges, ana by city council, clerks shall, be appointed by the city council.'. :At;the first election so.held, the polls shall.be, opened.at nin^e o'clock.a.m,, and.closed at,six o/clock ,p.m.;,,sA.tjth,e ..â- â- â- .. *a .-,
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Identifier 317_Chapter 3-Fillmore_page 315.jpg
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 718579
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6c53mkv/718579