SJR 19 Modifies the membership composition and terms of service of the commissioners on the Conservation Commission
Sponsor: Munzlinger
LR Number: 4231S.03P Fiscal Notes
Committee: Agriculture, Food Production and Outdoor Resources
Last Action: 5/4/2016 - Hearing Conducted H Government Oversight and Accountability Journal Page:
Title: SS SCS SJR 19 Calendar Position:
Effective Date: Upon voter approval

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Current Bill Summary

SS/SCS/SJR 19 - Currently, four members comprise the Conservation Commission. Upon voter approval, this proposed constitutional amendment increases the membership of the Commission to 6, with no more than 3 members belonging to the same political party. This proposed constitutional amendment also limits the time a member may serve on the Commission to no more than one 6-year term over a period of 12 years.

This resolution is similar to SJR 1 (2015), SJR 29 (2014), and SJR 27(2012).