Louisiana Amendment 1
appeared on the November 3, 1998
statewide ballot in Louisiana
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was approved
with 66% of voters in favor.
The measure changed the name of the Board of Trustees for State Colleges and Universities to Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System.
| Amendment 1|
| Yes|| 475,405|| 66.21%|
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
The present state constitution sets up and defines the powers of the boards that manage the state's colleges and universities. One of the boards is currently designated the Board of Trustees for State Colleges and Universities, which manages all institutions of higher education not specifically placed under the jurisdiction of another higher education management board. The proposed amendment simply changes the name of this board to the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System.