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An act authorizing the foreman of grand juries to administer oath

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Identifier: MSS SC 2029
Handwritten legislative act passed by the Utah Legislature on 28 Feb. 1852. The item was signed by Brigham Young (1801-1877), "Governor of Utah;" Willard Richards (1804-1854), "President of Council;" and William W. Phelps (1792-1872), "Speaker of the House of Rep." The act states that the "foreman" of grand juries is "authorized to issue process and compel the attendance of witnesses to give evidence" and "may administer oaths or affirmations to the witnesses thus in attendance."

Dates

  • 1852

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from An act authorizing the foreman of grand juries to administer oath must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 item (2 p.)(0.01 linear ft.)

Custodial History

Purchased from Steve Barnett in 1982.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; Steve Barnett; 1982.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Creator

Title
Register of An act authorizing the foreman of grand juries to administer oath
Status
completed
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2010 September 20
Description rules
appm
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States