A West Virginia Local Bonds and Levies Amendment
did not appear on the 2012 statewide ballot
in West Virginia
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
. The measure would have allowed simple majorities to approve local bonds and levies. Currently, the state constitution requires levies garner 60 percent of the vote.
Path to the ballot
- See also: West Virginia legislatively-referred constitutional amendments
A two-thirds vote in both chambers of the West Virginia State Legislature is required to refer an amendment to the ballot.