SJR 46
Modifies voter turnout thresholds for tax increase elections
LR Number:
Last Action:
3/4/2020 - Hearing Conducted S Local Government and Elections Committee
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Effective Date:
Upon Voter Approval

Current Bill Summary

SJR 46 - 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, an increase in an existing tax or fee, or a reauthorization of 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 22% of qualified voters cast a ballot in the election.

This amendment is substantially similar to SJR 52 (2020), SJR 24 (2019), and SJR 12 (2019).



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