Alabama Legislative Compensation Amendment, Amendment 8 (2012)
|Referred by:||Alabama Legislature|
|Topic:||Administration of government|
- See also: 2012 ballot measure election results
The following are official election results:
|Alabama Amendment 8|
Results via the Alabama Secretary of State's website.
Text of measure
The ballot language that voters saw on the ballot read as follows:
|“||Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, to repeal the existing provisions for legislative compensation and expenses and establish the basic compensation of the Legislature at the median household income in Alabama; to require legislators to submit signed vouchers for reimbursement for expenses; and to prohibit the Legislature from increasing the compensation or expenses payable to its members. (Proposed by Act 2012-269)
Yes ( )
No ( )
Changes to the Alabama Constitution
No formal opposition was identified by Ballotpedia.
No campaign contributions were made in favor or opposition of the measure, according to state election websites.
Path to the ballot
- Alabama Secretary of State, "2012-269," accessed August 27, 2012
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
- Alabama Secretary of State, "House Bill 276," September 17, 2012
- Alabama Secretary of State, "FCPA Reports," accessed November 26, 2012