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Louisiana 1999 ballot measures

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Sixteen statewide ballot measures were on the 1999 ballot in Louisiana.

On the ballot

October 23:

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Taxes Legislature can't consider tax increases in odd-numbered years Defeatedd

LRCA Amendment 2 Tobacco Millennium Trust and the Louisiana Fund for tobacco settlement Approveda

LRCA Amendment 3 Budgets Remove constitutional restrictions which prohibit state from having a biennial budget cycle Defeatedd

LRCA Amendment 4 Budgets Legislature can supplement police uniform pay plans from other funds Defeatedd

LRCA Amendment 5 State Government Donations of movable surplus property between political subdivisions Defeatedd

LRCA Amendment 6 Louisiana State can donate asphalt from state roads to local governments Approveda

LRCA Amendment 7 Education State can't reduce general fund appropriations below certain levels for higher education Defeatedd

LRCA Amendment 8 Law Enforcement Limit automatic pardon provision to persons convicted of a non-violent crime Approveda

LRCA Amendment 9 Education Remove the grant to the school system operated in Wards 9, 10 and 11 of Rapides Parish Approveda

LRCA Amendment 10 Taxes Ad valorem tax rates for owners of historical property act Defeatedd

November 20:

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Judiciary Governor may not unilaterally mitigate sentences of those convicted of crimes against state Approveda

LRCA Amendment 2 State Fund Investment State treasurer may invest money from various state trusts in the stock market Approveda

LRCA Amendment 3 Education Zachary Community School System given same authority granted parishes Approveda

LRCA Amendment 4 Labor Worker's Compensation Corporation via statutory actions Approveda

LRCA Amendment 5 Labor Workers' Compensation Corporation not exempt from various Insurance Code requirements Approveda

LRCA Amendment 6 Judiciary Those 70 years of age and older exempt from jury service at their discretion Approveda

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