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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
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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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Date Created 2005-11-29
Date Modified 2006-01-25
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Title Provisions_page 042
Description 42 LAWS OF CONGRESS Sec. 1870. The supreme court of each Territory shall appoint its own clerk, who shall hold his office at the pleasure of the court for which he is appointed. Sec. 1871. Each judge of the supreme court of the respective Territories shall designate and appoint one person as clerk of the district over which he presides, where one is not already appointed, and shall designate and retain but one such clerk where more than one is already appointed, and only such district clerk shall be entitled to a compensation from the United States. Sec. 1872. Every district clerk shall be also the register in chancery, and shall reside and keep his office at the place where the court is held. Sec. 1873. Temporarily, and until otherwise provided by law, the governor of every Territory which may be hereafter established shall define, by proclamation, the judicial districts of such Territory and assign the judges appointed for such Territory to the several districts as well as fix the times and places for holding courts in the respective counties or sub-divisions of each judicial district. Sec. 1874. The judges of the supreme court of each Territory are authorized to hold court within their respective districts, in the counties wherein, by the laws of the Territory, courts have been or may be established, for the purpose of hearing and determining all matters and causes, except those in which the United States is a party; but the expense of holding such courts shall be paid by the Territory, or by the counties in which the courts are held, and the United States shall in no case be chargeable therewith. Sec. 1875. There shall be appointed in each Territory a person learned in the law, to act as Attorney for the United States. He shall continue in office for four years, and until his successor is appointed and qualified, unless sooner removed by the President. Sec. 1876. There shall be appointed a Marshal for each Territory. He shall execute all process issuing from the Territorial courts when exercising their jurisdiction as circuit and district courts of the United States. He shall have the power and perform the duties, and be subject to the regulations and penalties,, imposed by law on the marshals for the several judicial districts of the United States. He shall hold his office for four years and until his successor is appointed and qualified, unless sooner removed by the President. Sec. 1877. The governor, secretary, chief justice, and associate justices, attorney, and marshal of every Territory shall be nominated, and, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, appointed by the President. Sec. 1878. The governor and secretary for each Territory shall, before they act as such, respectively take an oath before the district
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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 718776
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s67d2vv4/718776