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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 Laws not included in the compilation were deemed repealed, obsolete or not necessary to reprint.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
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 12 cm x 19 cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Jan Robertson
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
ARK ark:/87278/s6c53mkv
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 6-Payson_page 333
Description 333 plead arid;be impleaded; to defend and1 be defended, in all courts of law and equity, 'and in till actions whatso- '•"',' ever; to purchase, receive, and hold property; real arid personal in saixl city, and to purchase, receive, iind hold real property, beyond the city, for burying grounds, or other public purposes, for the use of the inhabitants off said city; to sell, lease, convey, or dispose ot' property, real, and personal, for;the benefit of said city; to improve and protect such property, and to do all other things in relation thereto, as 'natural persons. - â- ''â- " Sec; 3. There shall be a city council, toconsist of'a-mayor," four aldermen, and nine councilors, who shall city connofl. have the -qualifications of electors of said city, and shall be chosen by the qualified voters thereof, and shall hold :"1';','.'., their office for two years, and until their successors Term or cm**. shall be elected and qualified. The city council shall judge of the qualifications, elections, and returns of their Quorom_ own members, and'a majority of them shall form a quorum to do business; but a smaller number may adjourn from day to day, and compel: the attendance of absent •â-  il;'""'.; members, under such penalties as may be prescribed by ordinance. ,',J 'â- *â-  '.'"â- 'â- '. ' "fj ": ' ' Sec. 4. The mayor, aldermen, and councilors, before entering upon the duties of their offices; shall take and subscribe"an oath or affirmation, that they will'sup- OM<X~ port the Constitution of the United States, and the 'laws ;;;, > ;â- â€ž:• . â-  of this Territory, and that they will, welland truly per- â- Â«''â- â- ''""' form the duties of their offices, to the best of their1 skill and tibility. â-  â-  : " ' • '>• yn: Sec. 5. Onthe fii-st Monday of April next, and TiraetOf«n -every two years thereafter/ on said day, an election tiona. shall "be held for the election of one mayor, four aldernien, and rime'councilors; and at the first election under tliis Fir3l eiectK,i, ordinance,' three j}idges ^sVial 1 be chosen, viva, vbce, by the electors present. The said judges shall choose''two clerks^'tin'd tlie judges'Vind' clerks' before entering upon cIerfcs"of'«i».--. theirf duties shall taie(Vrid;subscribe an oath or atfirma- lio"s-tiori, such 'as 'ii ;rejq!uire'd by law to be triken by-judges arid clerks,;bf 'oilier elections; and at all's'tibse'-quent'! eie:ciidriJS'1th'e '"'necessary number of jirdge:s;i.!au'd â- ^'"""•'i'l'T' clerks' shair'o^ ' appointed'by "thf city1 council. At'the first electid;n 'sB "'h'e'iu 'the jpolls shall "be opened a^Wife o'clock &.x&'. 'and' .closed'"lit six 'o'clock p.rii'.'''''A"tliihie close, of tjie 'pbife/th'e' yptes" shall be^'cdurited, "a.ridM'a Ftatement' tliereofJ procraimed 'at the' 'frorit ddor 'of the
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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 718597
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6c53mkv/718597