Congressional Edition Volume 5192

Congressional Edition Volume 5192

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1909 edition. Excerpt: ...monuments or historical collections, colleges and other school purposes, the real and personal estate of any public library, and that of any other library association used by or connected with such library, all books and philosophical apparatus, and all paintings and statuary of any company or association, kept in a public hall; provided, the property so exempted be not leased for purposes of private or corporate profit or income. There shall also be exempt from taxation household property to the value of five hundred dollars. There shall also be exempt from parochial and municipal taxation for a period of ten years from the first day of January, 1900, the capital, machinery and other property employed in mining operations, and in the manufacture of textile fabrics, yarns, rope, cordage, leather, shoes, harness, saddlery, hats, clothing, flour, machinery, articles of tin, copper and sheet iron, agricultural implements, and furniture and other articles of wood, marble or stone; soap, stationery, ink and paper, boat building, and fertilizers and chemicals; provided that not less than five hands are employed in any one factory; provided, that nothing herein contained shall affect the exemptions provided for by existing Constitutional provisions. There shall also be exempt from taxation for a period of ten years from the date of its completion any railroad or parts of such railroad that may hereafter be constructed and completed prior to January 1st, 1904; provided, that when aid has heretofore been voted by any parish, ward, or municipality to any railroad not yet constructed, such railroad shall not be entitled to the exemption from taxation herein established, unless it waivers and relinquishes such aid or consents to a resubmission of the...
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  • Paperback | 360 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 644g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236613228
  • 9781236613226