||100 COMPILED LAWS OF UTAH. Oath and bond.* Duties of. An Ordinance providing for State and county road commissioners. [Approved January 15,1850.] how elected. (87.) Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the General Assembly of the State of Deseret: That a State Eoad Commissioner shall be elected by the General Assembly, whose term of Term of office, office shall be four years, and until his successor is elected and qualified, unless sooner superseded by legislative election; (l) who shall take an oath and give bond with security for the faithful performance of the duties of his office; which bond shall be approved by the auditor of public accounts, and filed in his office. (88.) Sec. 2. Whenever the General Assembly shall grant a State road, from one given point to another, it shall be the duty of the State road commissioner to institute a speedy survey for said road, on the most feasible and practicable route, having special reference to public convenience, utility and durability; showing distances, altitude of hill, soils, rivers, ravines, and all such like information relating to convenience and expense, and report the same with all reasonable dispatch to the governor, who with the commissioner, shall decide on the. location of said road, and all such, and other maps and reports ; and maps, and reports of all surveys made by the State road commissioner, shall be filed in the office of the secretary of State, within a reasonable time. (89.) Sec. 3. If it shall appear evident that there is but one feasible route for any road granted by the General Assembly, or if the governor shall instruct the commissioner to locate any given road on any particular route, previous to a survey; then it shall be the duty of the commissioner to locate said road without delay, and file a report of each and every location of a State road, in the secretary's office, as in the second section. (90.) Sec. 4. It shall be the duty of State road commissioners to make all contracts for building bridges, aqueducts, culverts, turnpikes and all other fixtures necessary for the completion of any public road, located by himself or predecessors in office, yet remaining uncompleted, and draw upon the public treasury for such money as shall from time to time be granted by the General Assembly for the payment of said contracts; keep an accurate account of Powers of. Commissioners to make contracts. (1) As amended Jan. 19,1866.