The Arkansas Legislative Establishment of Court Jurisdictions Amendment
, also known as Proposed Amendment 61
, appeared as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
where it was defeated
on the November 2, 1982
This amendment would have given the Arkansas State Legislature the authority to define court jurisdictions and venues.
| Proposed Amendment 61 (1982)|
|Yes|| 241,977|| 37.95%|
Official results via: Arkansas Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|| A proposed constitutional amendment authorizing the general assembly to establish the jurisdiction and venue of courts of general and limited jurisdiction of the state of Arkansas.