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Part Two The Utah Constitution and Commentary, Art.V Distribution of Powers

From: The Utah State Constitution

Jean Bickmore White

From: Oxford Constitutions (http://oxcon.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 17 June 2021

The powers of the government of the State of Utah shall be divided into three distinct departments, the Legislative, the Executive, and the Judicial; and no person charged with the exercise of powers properly belonging to one of these departments, shall exercise any functions appertaining to either of the others, except in the cases herein expressly directed or permitted. This article was in the original constitution, and it has not been amended. It has, however, been interpreted by the courts to accommodate the growth of regulatory agencies and to monitor the...
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