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Title (1849-1851) The State of Deseret - Appendix: Constitution and Ordinances (1849-1851)
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1849-1851) Collected by Dale L. Morgan, these were published as an appendix to The State of Deseret, 8 Utah Hist. Q. 155-233 (1940), and later reprinted in THE STATE OF DESERET (Logan, Utah: Utah State University Press with the Utah Historical Society, 1987). In 1849 a constitution was drafted for a provisional government organized under the name "State of Deseret." Its legislature met on several occasions from July 2, 1849 until March 28, 1851, when it was dissolved upon announcement of the federal act to establish a territorial government (the "Organic Act").
Publisher Utah State Historical Society
Contributors Morgan, Dale R.
Date 1947
Type Text
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Source Utah Historical Quarterly Volume 8 Numbers 23-24
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.
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Title Appendix A_page 233
Description The State of Deseret 233 privilege of a seat within the bar, but are not permitted to address the house, without permission of the house, but in no case to vote on any question pending. Rule 13. The house shall have authority and power, to punish any disorderly member, or one present not being a member, for contempt or otherwise, whenever the house shall be in session, by expulsion from his seat, or by fine, not exceeding twenty-five dollars. Rule 14. For all neglect of duty, in the sergeants-at-arms, in not complying with the duties enjoined upon him, in the 11th rule of these regulations, shall be subject to a fine of not less than two dollars, at the discretion of the speaker, to be paid and applied according to the 6th rule of these articles. Both houses voted, that the above rules shall be in force from and after its passage. STANDING COMMITTEES ON ELECTIONS.-Charles C. Rich, David Pettigrew, Orson Spencer, William I. Appleby, and Henry Harriman. ON JUDICIARY.-Daniel Spencer, Ezra T. Benson, David Fullmer, Willard Snow, Edwin D. Woolley, and Seth M. Blair. ON PETITIONS.-Ezra T. Benson, Charles C. Rich, William W. Phelps, Albert P. Rockwood, John Van Cott, and John S. Fullmer. ON COUNTIES.-Daniel Spencer, Wilford Woodruff, Reynolds Cahoon, Daniel H. Wells, and Willard Snow. ON ROADS, BRIDGES, AND PUBLIC WORKS.-Ezra T. Benson, William W. Phelps, Ira Eldredge, Albert P. Rock-wood, and John Murdock. ON WAYS AND MEANS.-Daniel Spencer, Charles C. Rich, Ira Eldredge, David Fullmer, and William Hickenlooper. ON MILITARY.-Charles C. Rich, William W. Phelps, Daniel H. Wells, Willard Snow, and Hosea Stout. ON CLAIMS.-William W. Phelps, Reynolds Cahoon, Orson Spencer, John Van Cott, and Ira Eldredge. ON CIVIL LAWS.-Phinehas Richards, Ezra T. Benson, Willard Snow, John Murdock, Seth M. Blair, and Henry Harriman. ON ORDINANCES.-William W. Phelps, Ezra T. Benson, Daniel H. Wells, William I. Appleby, and Albert P. Rockwood. ON CRIMINAL CODE.-Daniel Spencer, Phinehas Richards, Charles C. Rich, Abraham O. Smoot, Seth M. Blair, and Jonathan C. Wright.
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Source Original Journal: Utah Historical Quarterly The State of Deseret
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Date Created 2005-12-05
Date Modified 2005-12-05
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