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Part Two The Utah Constitution and Commentary, Art.XXII Miscellaneous

From: The Utah State Constitution

Jean Bickmore White

From: Oxford Constitutions (http://oxcon.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 23 June 2021

The Legislature shall provide by statute for an exemption of a homestead, which may consist of one or more parcels of lands, together with the appurtenances and improvements thereon, from sale on execution. This section provides for exemption of a certain amount of property (to be determined by statute) from sale on execution. In the original constitution, the amount was $1,500, but it was raised by statute periodically—despite the constitutional limitation—until 1988, when voters approved elimination of the dollar amount and authorized the Legislature to...
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