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Title (1876) The Compiled Laws of the Territory of Utah, Containing All the General Statutes Now In Force, 1876
Subject Law
Description (1876) The twenty-second legislature in 1876 authorized compilation of all statutes then in force. The poorly organized compilations of 1855, 1866 and 1870 finally gave way to a modernized codification topically arranged by broad subject titles, in some cases, more specific chapters within titles, and numbered sections. Additionally, each section throughout the compilation is given a separate consecutive number. Reference is made to these in a content summary preceding each title or section. A much more thorough index is provided. No separate session law volume was published for 1876.
Date 1876
Type Text
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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 14 cm x 23 cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor
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Date Created 2005-11-29
Date Modified 2006-01-25
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Title Provisions_page 039
Description I APPLICABLE TO UTAH. 39 upon the property of the United States; nor shall the lands or other property of non-residents be taxed higher than the lands or other property of residents. Sec. 1852. The sessions of the Legislative Assemblies of the several Territories of the United States shall be limited to forty days' duration. Sec. 1853., The members of each branch of the several Territorial Legislatures shall receive a compensation of six dollars per day during the sessions herein provided for, and they shall receive such mileage as now provided by law: Provided, That the President of the Council and the Speaker of the House of Representatives shall each receive a compensation of ten dollars per day. Sec. 1854. No member of the Legislative Assembly of any Territory now organized shall hold or be appointed to any office which has been created, or the salary or emoluments of which have been increased, while he was a member, during the term for which he was elected, and for one year after the expiration of such term; but this restriction .shall not be applicable to members of the first Legislative Assembly in any Territory hereafter organized; and no person holding a commission or appointment under the United States, except postmasters, shall be a member of the Legislative Assembly, or shall hold any office under the government of any Territory. The exception of postmasters shall not apply in the Territory of Washington. Sec. 1855. !No law of any Territorial Legislature shall be made or enforced by which the governor or secretary of a Territory, or the members or officers of any Territorial Legislature are paid any compensation other than that provided by the laws of the United States. Sec. 1856. Justices of the peace and all general officers of the militia in the several Territories shall be elected by the people in such manner as the respective Legislatures may provide by law. Sec. 1857. All township, district, and county officers, except justices of the peace and general officers of the militia, shall be appointed or elected in such manner as may be provided by the governor and Legislative Assembly of each Territory ; and all other officers not herein otherwise provided for, the governor shall nominate, and by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council of each Territory, shall appoint; but, in the first instance, where a new Territory is hereafter created by Congress, the governor alone may appoint all the officers referred to in this and the preceding section and assign them to their respective townships, districts, and counties; and the officers so appointed shall hold their offices until the end of the first session of the Legislative Assembly. Sec. 1858. In any of the Territories, whenever a vacancy happens from resignation or death, during the recess of the Legislative
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Source Original Book: The Compiled Laws of the Territory of Utah Containing All the General Statutes Now In Force
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-29
Date Modified 2005-11-29
ID 718773
Reference URL