Georgia Amendment 2
, also known as the Specifying Education Purposes For Lottery Proceeds Act
, was on the November 3, 1998
election ballot in Georgia
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was approved
, with 50.6% of voters in favor.
| Amendment 2|
| Yes|| 814,815|| 50.6%|
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
Proposes to amend the Constitution to limit the educational purposes and programs for which lottery proceeds may be appropriated and expended and to specify that scholarships, pre-kindergarten programs, and shortfall reserves shall receive priority over teacher technology training and capital outlay projects for educational facilities.