Missouri Constitution Section

Article XI
Section 9
November 14, 2016

Public highways--common carriers--regulations.

Section 9. All railways in this state are hereby declared public highways, and railroad corporations common carriers. Laws shall be enacted to correct abuses and prevent unjust discrimination and extortion in the rates of freight and passenger tariffs on all railroads in this state.

Source: Const. of 1875, Art. XII, § 14.

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