Alabama Russell County Court Costs, Amendment 5 (2008)

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The Alabama Russell County Court Costs Amendment 5 was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment that was on the November 4, 2008 ballot in Alabama, where it was approved.

Election results

Alabama Russell County Court Costs
Defeatedd No589,97854.8%
Yes 485,756 45.2%

Results according to Alabama Secretary of State.[1]

Text of measure

Amendment 5 enacted the following provisions:

  • Authorize the state legislature, by local or general act, to fix, regulate and alter the costs and charges of court and to ratify and confirm any local law authorizing any additional court costs enacted prior to the adoption of this amendment.

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