Missouri Kansas City School Operating Levy, Amendment 3 (April 1998)

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The Missouri Kansas City School Operating Levy Amendment, also known as Amendment 3, was on the April 7, 1998 ballot in Missouri as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure allowed the Kansas City board of education to set an operating levy at a rate up to but not equal to the 1995 rate as set by court order. The measure required that a rate equal to or higher than the 1995 rate gain voter approval.[1][2]

Election results

Missouri Amendment 3 (April 1998)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 466,161 70.46%
No195,41329.54%

Election results via: University of Missouri Institute for Public Policy

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The question on the ballot appeared as:[2]

Kansas City's board of education may set operating levy at rate up to but not equal to 1995 rate set by court order. Rate equal to or higher than 1995 rate requires voter approval. [3]

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