Arkansas Amendment 1
, also known as the Extend Term Limits to 12 Years in Each Chamber Act
appeared as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
on the November 2, 2004 ballot
, where it was defeated
| House of Representatives Term Limit|
|Yes|| 299,338|| 29.9%|
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
An amendment extending the term limits applicable to members of the Arkansas House of Representatives from three two-year terms to six two-year terms and the term limits applicable to the members of the Arkansas Senate from two four-year terms to three four-year terms.
Arkansans for Term Limits That Work donated $408,555 towards the campaign, as well as Arkansans For Voter Rights who donated $8,550. Oponents of the measure include Citizens In Charge who spent $620,134 against the measure, and Save Term Limits who spent $494,221.