Note: Ballotpedia will be read-only from 9pm CST on February 25-March 5 while Judgepedia is merged into Ballotpedia.
For status updates, visit lucyburns.org.
Ballotpedia's coverage of elections held on March 3, 2015, was limited. Select races were covered live, and all results will be added once the merger is complete.

Alaska Single Subject Constitution Revision Rule, Measure 2 (2000)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on
Constitutional Language
Constitutional language.jpg
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
Alaska Constitution
Seal of Alaska.jpg
Preamble
Articles
IIIIIIIVVVIVIIVIIIIXXXIXIIXIIIXIVXV
Ordinances
123
Amendments

The Alaska Single Subject Constitution Revision Rule Amendment, also known as Measure 2, was on the November 7, 2000 ballot in Alaska as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have provided that "an amendment to the Alaska Constitution is a change that is limited to one subject."[1]

Election results

Alaska Measure 2 (2000)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No151,46756.99%
Yes 114,310 43.01%

Election results via: Alaska Department of Elections

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

This proposal says that an amendment to the Alaska Constitution is a change that is limited to one subject. It may affect more than one part of the constitution. This proposal also adds a new section to article XIII of the Alaska Constitution. It says that a court may not change the language of an amendment to the constitution proposed by the legislature. Also, a court may not change the language of an amendment or revision proposed by a constitutional convention.

SHOULD THIS CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT BE ADOPTED? Yes or No.[2]

See also

BP-Initials-UPDATED.png
Suggest a link

External links

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Alaska Department of Elections, "2000 Official Election Pamphlet: Ballot Measures," accessed February 6, 2015
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.