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Louisiana Education Act, Ballot Measure 4 (Oct 2003)

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Louisiana Ballot Measure 4, also known as the Education Act, was on the October 4, 2003 special election ballot in Louisiana as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.

Election results

Ballot Measure 4
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 647,950 60%
No435,82640%

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

To authorize the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to supervise, manage, and operate any public elementary or secondary school determined to be failing or to provide for others to do so; to authorize the state board to receive, control, and expend state minimum foundation program money and local money contributed pursuant to the minimum foundation program or otherwise in amounts calculated based on the number of students in attendance in such a school, all in the manner and in accordance with law.

(Amends Article VIII, Section 3(A))

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