Nebraska Reading of Bill for Final Passage, Amendment 2 (May 1996)
The Nebraska Reading of Bill for Final Passage Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment on the May 14, 1996 primary election ballot in Nebraska, where it was approved.
|Amendment 2 (Reading of Bill for Final Passage)|
Official results via: Nebraska Blue Book 2008-09 (p.261)
Text of measure
- A vote FOR this proposal will provide that all bills and resolutions, and the amendments thereto, shall be read in their entirety when presented for final passage unless 3/5 of the members of the Legislature vote to dispense with the reading of particular bills, resolutions, and the amendments thereto in their entirety.
- A vote AGAINST this proposal will continue the present provision requiring that all bills and resolutions, and the amendments thereto, be read in their entirety when presented for final passage.
- A constitutional amendment to authorize the Legislature to vote upon final passage of a bill when the bill and all amendments thereto are printed, presented, and read at large unless reading at large is waived by three-fifths vote of the members elected to the Legislature.
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