Alabama Amendment 5
appeared on the November 7, 2000
election ballot in Alabama
, where it was approved
| Auburn University Board of Trustees|
| Yes|| 786,510|| 69.3%|
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, to provide that the Board of Trustees of Auburn University shall be composed of one member from each of the congressional districts in the state as constituted on January 1, 1961, one member from Lee County, the current State Superintendent of Education who upon leaving office shall be replaced by an at-large member, two other at-large members, and the Governor; to specify the method of appointment and service duration; and to provide for limited seven-year terms of office.
Changes to the Alabama Constitution
The passing of Alabama Auburn University Board of Trustees, Amendment 5 added Amendment 670 to the Alabama Constitution.