Iowa Chapter 217
, also known as the Offenses Tried without Indictment Act
, was on the November 3, 1998
election ballot in Iowa
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was approved
with 63.9% of voters in favor.
| Iowa Chapter 217|
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Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
Proposes to amend the constitution to eliminate the limitation on fines for offenses which may be summarily tried without indictment.