SJR 12
Modifies voter turnout thresholds for tax increase elections
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Last Action:
1/24/2019 - Second Read and Referred S Local Government and Elections Committee
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Effective Date:
Upon voter approval

Current Bill Summary

SJR 12 - This constitutional amendment, if approved by the voters, provides that any proposal by the state or a county, municipality, or other political subdivision for a new tax or fee or an increase in an existing tax or fee that is submitted to the voters for approval shall not become effective unless it receives a qualified majority in favor and at least 50% of qualified voters cast a ballot in the election.

This amendment is substantially similar to SJR 24 (2019).



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