Alabama Ratite Industry Promotion, Amendment 5 (1998)

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Alabama Amendment 5 approved on the November 3, 1998 election ballot in Alabama as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated.[1]

Election results

Ratite Industry Promotion
Defeatedd No442,49950%
Yes 442,143 50%

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama, to provide a means by which members of the ratite industry may organize and by referendum levy upon themselves assessments for the purpose of financing promotional programs for the ratite industry. (Ratite is a variety of flightless birds including an ostrich, emu, rhea, cassowary or kiwi.)

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