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Louisiana Rapides Parish School Grant, Amendment 9 (Oct 1999)

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Louisiana Amendment 9 (Primary) would remove the grant to the school system operated in Wards 9, 10 and 11 of Rapides Parish. It was on the 1999 primary election ballot in Louisiana where it passed, with 42% of voters in favor.

Election results

Amendment 9 (Primary)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No111058.42%
Yes 790 41.58%

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

To remove the grant to the school system operated in Wards 9, 10, and 11 of Rapides Parish of the same authority granted parishes for purposes of Article VIII, Section 13 of the Constitution of Louisiana, including purposes related to the minimum foundation program, funding for certain school books and instructional materials, and the raising of certain local revenues for the support of elementary and secondary schools and to provide authority for the legislature to eliminate all statutory provisions regarding such system in a bill which will repeal it. [Amends Article VIII, Section 13(D)]

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