New York 1997 ballot measures
November 4, 1997 ballot in New York.Four statewide ballot measures were on the
- Two measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments, one was a legislatively-referred state statute and another was an automatic ballot referral.
- One was approved, while three were defeated.
- Topics covered: the state constitution, judicial reform, the administration of government and bond issues.
On the ballot
|ABR||Question 1||Constitution||Shall New York hold a constitutional convention?||
|Proposal 1||Judicial reform||Increase monetary jurisdiction of New York City Civil Court and district court to $50,000||
|Proposal 2||Admin of gov't||Rules for eligibility for civil service exam credits for veterans||
|LRSS||Proposal 3||Bonds||$2.4 billion for public schools||
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