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Missouri Joint Boards or Commissions for Political Subdivisions, Amendment 4 (2002)

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The Missouri Joint Boards or Commissions for Political Subdivisions Amendment, also known as Amendment 4, was on the November 5, 2002 ballot in Missouri as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure authorized joint boards or commissions to own joint projects and issue bonds.[1][2]

Election results

Missouri Amendment 4 (2002)
Approveda Yes 927,715 57.77%

Election results via: University of Missouri Institute for Public Policy

Text of measure

The question on the ballot appeared as:[2]

Shall joint boards or commissions, established by contract between political subdivisions, be authorized to own joint projects, to issue bonds in compliance with then applicable requirements of law, the bonds not being indebtedness of the state or political subdivisions, and such activities not to be regulated by the Public Service Commission?

This measure provides potential savings of state revenue and imposes no new costs. [3]

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