Utah Act of 1850

August 2017
Utah Act of 1850;8/1/2017, p1
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The article presents the text of the Utah Act of 1850, which was enacted by the United States Congress and established a territorial government for Utah. The document mentions the boundaries of the Territory of Utah and its potential for admission into the United States of America. The duties of Utah's governor include commanding the militia. Other topics include the duties of the secretary, the legislative assembly, the right of suffrage, taxation, the selection of public officers, judicial power, and compensation for members of the legislative assembly.


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