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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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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 14 cm x 23 cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor
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Date Created 2005-11-29
Date Modified 2006-01-25
ID 719633
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Title Territory of Utah_page 54
Description 54 LAWS OF CONGEESS eight; or to discharge the duties assigned to the probate judges by an act of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, entitled " An act prescribing rules and regulations for the execution of the trust arising under an act of Congress entitled ' An act for the relief of the inhabitants of cities certain judg- and towns upon the public lands.'" All judgments and Sees confirm- decrees heretofore rendered by the probate courts which have been executed, and the time to appeal from which has by the existing laws of said Territory expired, are hereby jurisdiction validated and confirmed. The "jurisdiction heretofore con- of justices of J tendedace ex~ ^erre^ upon justices of the peace by the Organic Act of said Territory is extended to all cases where the debt or sum Appeals to claimed shall be less than three hundred dollars. From all district court, final judgments of justices of the peace an appeal shall be allowed to the district courts of their respective districts, in the same manner as is now provided by the laws of said Appeals from Territory for appeals to the probate courts; and from the ^ judgments of the probate courts an appeal shall lie to the district court of the district embracing the county in which such probate court is held in such cases and in such manner as the supreme court of said Territory may, by general rules framed for that purpose, specify and designate, and such appeal shall vacate the judgment appealed from, and the Appeals in case shall be tried de novo in the appellate court. Appeals prior cases. -^-^ -tr^ may be taken from both justices' and probate courts to the district court of their respective districts in cases where judgments have been heretofore rendered and remain unexecuted ; but this provision shall not enlarge the time for taking an appeal beyond the periods now allowed by the Writ of error fromsupreme existing laws of said Territory for taking appeals. A writ ed states in of error from the Supreme Court of the United States to the certain cases. r . . . supreme court of the Territory shall lie m criminal cases, where the accused shall have been sentenced to capital punishment or convicted of bigamy or polygamy. Whenever the condition of the business in the district court of any district is such that the judge of the district is unable to do the same, he may request the judge of either of the other districts to assist him, and, upon such request made, the judge so requested may hold the whole or part of any term, or any branch thereof, and his acts as judge shall be of equal force as if he were duly assigned to hold the courts in such district. Sec. 4. That within sixty days after the passage of this act, and in the month of January annually thereafter,
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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 718788
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