New Mexico Mid-Term Salary Increases, Amendment 2 (2008)

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The Mid-Term Salary Increases Amendment 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 amended Article 10, Section 1 of the Constitution of New Mexico to allow for midterm salary increases for county officers.

Senator Nancy Rodriquez introduced Senate Joint Resolution 7 (SJR 7) which authorized placing the proposed amendment on the ballot.

This measure was defeated at the polls on November 4. See 2008 ballot measure election results.

Election results

Amendment 2 (2008)
Defeatedd No511,90073.48%
Yes 184,781 26.52%

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

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