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New Mexico Cabinet Secretary Confirmation Act, Amendment 3 (2008)

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The New Mexico Cabinet Secretary Confirmation Act was on the November 4, 2008 ballot in New Mexico. It was one of five proposed constitutional amendments the New Mexico Constitution that were legislatively-referred to the ballot by the New Mexico State Legislature.

The proposed amendment enacted the requirement of confirmation of Cabinet Secretaries at the beginning of each term of a Governor.

Thirteen state senators introduced Senate Joint Resolution 1 (SJR 1) which authorized placing the proposed amendment on the ballot.

Election results

Amendment 3 (2008)
Approveda Yes 490,160 71.93%

Election Results via: New Mexico Secretary of State (dead link)

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