Alabama Amendment 5
, also known as the City of Trussville Act
was on the November 2, 2004
election ballot in Alabama
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was defeated.
| Trussville Annexation and Taxation|
|Yes|| 505,628|| 44.8%|
Results according to Alabama Secretary of State.
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
Relating to the City of Trussville in Jefferson and St. Clair Counties, proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, to authorize the City of Trussville to annex certain property; to provide for the levy of an ad valorem tax for public school purposes in the City of Trussville; and to provide for the rate of levy of the tax and the manner of conducting elections with respect to the tax.