Missouri Commission on Human Rights Initiative (2014)
|Voting on LGBT Issues|
|Not on ballot|
Text of measure
The official ballot text reads as follows:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
Shall Missouri law regarding the Missouri Commission on Human Rights be amended to:
See also: Fiscal impact statement
According the Missouri secretary of state's fiscal note:
- No or limited estimated costs or savings are expected by local governmental entities. Estimated annual costs to state governmental entities would be at least $89,000 with the total potential annual costs being unknown.
The measure is sponsored by Missourians for Equality.
Path to the ballot
The supporting group has until May 4, 2014 to turn in the required amount of valid signatures. Missouri law states that signatures for initiated state statutes must be obtained from registered voters equal to five percent of the total votes cast in the 2012 governor's election from six of the state's eight congressional districts. This amounts to a minimum of 98,618 valid signatures, depending on which districts signatures are gathered from.
State of Missouri
Jefferson City (capital)
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