Article VIII Section 9 Pennsylvania Constitution
Article VIII Section 9 Constitution of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is about Municipal Debt Not to Be Assumed by Commonwealth. Article VIII is titled Taxation and Finance, it has 17 sections.
Municipal Debt Not to Be Assumed by Commonwealth
The Commonwealth shall not assume the debt,or any part thereof, of any county, city,borough, incorporated town, township or any similar general purpose unit of government unless such debt shall have been incurred to enable the Commonwealth to suppress insurrection or to assist the Commonwealth in the discharge of any portion of its present indebtedness.