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STATE CONSTITUTION (EXCERPT)
CONSTITUTION OF MICHIGAN OF 1963
Article IX
FINANCE AND TAXATION

DocumentTypeDescription
Article IX § 1SectionTaxes for state expenses.
Article IX § 2SectionPower of taxation, relinquishment.
Article IX § 3SectionProperty taxation; uniformity; assessments; limitations; classes; approval of legislature.
Article IX § 4SectionExemption of religious or educational nonprofit organizations.
Article IX § 5SectionAssessment of property of public service businesses.
Article IX § 6SectionReal and tangible personal property; limitation on general ad valorem taxes; adoption and alteration of separate tax limitations; exceptions to limitations; property tax on school district extending into 2 or more counties.
Article IX § 7SectionIncome tax.
Article IX § 8SectionSales and use taxes.
Article IX § 9SectionUse of specific taxes on fuels for transportation purposes; authorization of indebtedness and issuance of obligations.
Article IX § 10SectionSales tax; distribution to local governments.
Article IX § 11SectionState school aid fund; source; distribution; guarantee to local school district.
Article IX § 12SectionEvidence of state indebtedness.
Article IX § 13SectionPublic bodies, borrowing power.
Article IX § 14SectionState borrowing; short term.
Article IX § 15SectionLong term borrowing by state.
Article IX § 16SectionState loans to school districts.
Article IX § 17SectionPayments from state treasury.
Article IX § 18SectionState credit.
Article IX § 19SectionSubscription to or interest in stock by state prohibited; exceptions.
Article IX § 20SectionDeposit of state money in certain financial institutions; requirements.
Article IX § 21SectionAccounting for public moneys.
Article IX § 22SectionExamination and adjustment of claims against state.
Article IX § 23SectionFinancial records; statement of revenues and expenditures.
Article IX § 24SectionPublic pension plans and retirement systems, obligation.
Article IX § 25SectionVoter approval of increased local taxes; prohibitions; emergency conditions; repayment of bonded indebtedness guaranteed; implementation of section.
Article IX § 26SectionLimitation on taxes; revenue limit; refunding or transferring excess revenues; exceptions to revenue limitation; adjustment of state revenue and spending limits.
Article IX § 27SectionExceeding revenue limit; conditions.
Article IX § 28SectionLimitation on expenses of state government.
Article IX § 29SectionState financing of activities or services required of local government by state law.
Article IX § 30SectionReduction of state spending paid to units of local government.
Article IX § 31SectionLevying tax or increasing rate of existing tax; maximum tax rate on new base; increase in assessed valuation of property; exceptions to limitations.
Article IX § 32SectionSuit to enforce sections 25 to 31.
Article IX § 33SectionDefinitions applicable to sections 25 to 32.
Article IX § 34SectionImplementation of sections 25 to 33.
Article IX § 35SectionMichigan natural resources trust fund.
Article IX § 35aSectionMichigan state parks endowment fund.
Article IX § 36SectionTax on tobacco products; dedication of proceeds.
Article IX § 37SectionMichigan veterans' trust fund.
Article IX § 38SectionMichigan veterans' trust fund board of trustees; establishment.
Article IX § 39SectionMichigan veterans' trust fund board of trustees; administration of trust fund.
Article IX § 40SectionMichigan conservation and recreation legacy fund.
Article IX § 41SectionMichigan game and fish protection trust fund.
Article IX § 42SectionMichigan nongame fish and wildlife trust fund.
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