Mineral Lands and Mining Resources_page 67

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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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Title Mineral Lands and Mining Resources_page 67
Description APPLICABLE TO UTAH. 67 Sec. 2327. The description of vein or lode claims, upon surveyed lands, shall designate the location of the claim with reference to the lines of the public surveys, but need veyed landSt not conform therewith; but where a patent shall be issued for claims upon unsurveyed lands, the surveyor general, in ioMay,i872,c. extending the surveys, shall adjust the same to the bound- pf '9|;8> v"17' ariesofsuch patented claim, according to the plat or description thereof, but so as in no case to interfere with or change the location of any such patented claim. Sec. 2328. Applications for patents for mining claims pStS^ex-under former laws now pending may be prosecuted to a istins ri*h>ts-final decision in the General Land office; but in such cases where adverse rights are not affected thereby, patents may 10 May; 1872i c. issue in pursuance of the provisions of this chapter ; and pff,f;9> v> 17> all patents for mining claims upon veins or lodes heretofore issued shall convey all the rights and privileges conferred by this chapter where no adverse rights existed on the tenth day of May, eighteen hundred and seventy-two. Sec. 2329. Claims usually called " placers," including conformity of n, n -, ., ... » , ,i , placer claims all torms oi deposit, excepting veins of quartz, or other rock *? surveys, in place, shall be subject to entry and patent, under like circumstances and conditions, and upon similar proceedings, as are provided, for vein or lode claims; but where the |™f ^%^1f> lands have been previously surveyed by the United States, p> ^-the entry in its exterior limits shall conform to the legal subdivisions of the public lands. Sec. 2330. Legal subdivisions of forty acres may be subdivisions subdivided into ten acre tracts; and two or more persons traced; maxi-or associations of persons, having contiguous claims of any cer locations, size, although such claims may be less than ten acres each, may make joint entry thereof; but no location of a placer claim, made after the ninth day of July, eighteen hundred 235^3. i2,v. ie,' and seventy, shall exceed one hundred and sixty acres for any one person or association of persons, which location shall conform to the United States surveys; and nothing in this section contained shall defeat or impair any bona fide pre-emption or homestead claim upon agricultural lands, or authorize the sale of the improvements of any bona fide settler to any purchaser. Sec. 2331. Where placer claims are upon surveyed conformity of lands, and conform to legal subdivisions, no further survey to surveys, ,',,,,, • a -,-,-,, • . 1 • i in limitation of or plat shall be required, and all placer mining claims located claims. after the tenth day of May, eighteen hundred and seventy-two, shall conform as near as practicable with the United
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Source Original Book: The Compiled Laws of the Territory of Utah Containing All the General Statutes Now In Force
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Date Created 2005-11-29
Date Modified 2005-11-29
ID 718801
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