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Page 18 - The Legislature shall provide by law a uniform rule of taxation, except on property paying specific taxes, and taxes shall be levied on such property as shall be prescribed by law...
Page 16 - To inquire into and ascertain the valuation of the properties of corporations paying specific taxes under any of the laws of this State, and to ascertain the actual rate of taxation as based upon the valuation of said properties that is being paid by said corporations, and to this end said board shall require reports from, and make investigations, as to the properties of such corporations in the same manner and to the same extent as if said corporations were paying taxes unde'r this act.
Page 19 - That the legislature shall provide by law a uniform rule of taxation for such property as shall be assessed by a state board of assessors, and the rate of taxation on such property shall be the rate which the state hoard of assessors shall ascertain and determine is the average rate levied upon other property upon which ad valorem taxes are assessed for state, county, township, school and municipal purposes.
Page 6 - That a committee of three be appointed to wait upon the Governor and inform him that the Senate is now in session and ready to receive any communication he may desire to make.
Page 19 - SEC. 10. The state may continue to collect all specific taxes accruing to the treasury under existing laws. The legislature may provide for the collection of specific taxes from corporations. The legislature may provide for the assessment of the property of corporations, at its true cash value by a state board of assessors and for the levying and collection of taxes thereon. All taxes hereafter levied on the property of such classes of corporations as are paying specific taxes under laws in force...
Page 30 - Bailey offered the following resolution : Resolved, That the Secretary of the Senate be, and is hereby, directed to...
Page 12 - ... and each elector shall be required on coming out of the booth and tendering his vote to the inspectors of election to produce and hand to such inspectors the ballot relating to such amendment, who shall place the same in the box prepared for that purpose. All votes cast therefor shall be taken, counted, canvassed and returned as provided by law for the election of State officers.
Page 23 - March seventh, eighteen hundred and thirty-four, and act number one hundred forty of the session laws of eighteen hundred fifty-five, entitled. "An act to authorize the consolidation of the Detroit and Pontiac and the Oakland and Ottawa Bailroad Companies, so as .to form a continuous line from Detroit to Lake Michigan, under the name of the Detroit and Milwaukee Railway Company," and all acts amendatory or supplementary thereto.
Page 20 - ... the board of election commissioners in each county shall cause to be printed on a ballot separate from the ballot containing the names of the nominees for office the words "Adoption of the Revised Constitution ( ) Yes.
Page 19 - The Legislature shall provide an uniform rule of taxation, except on property paying specific taxes and taxes shall he levied on such property as shall be prescribed by law. SEC. 12. All assessments hereafter authorized shall be on property at its cash value.

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