The Nevada State Legislature Revision Amendment
may appear on the November 8, 2016 ballot
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
. The measure, upon voter approval, would provide for annual regular sessions, authorize the legislature
to hold sessions outside the capital, establish a minimum monthly salary of $2,000 for legislators and require consent of the senate
for certain executive appointments.
Path to the ballot
- See also: Amending the Nevada Constitution
A majority vote is required in two successive sessions in the Nevada State Legislature in order to place an amendment on the ballot. SJR 8 passed for the first time in the Nevada Senate and Nevada Assembly on April 16, 2013 and June 3, 2013, respectively.
April 16, 2013 Assembly vote
| Nevada SJR 8 Assembly Vote|
| Yes|| 23|| 56.10%|
June 3, 2013 Senate vote
| Nevada SJR 8 Senate Vote|
| Yes|| 11|| 52.38%|