Arizona State Officials' Salary Increase Amendment, Proposition 301 (1992)

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The Arizona State Officials' Salary Increase Amendment, also known as Proposition 301 was on the November 3, 1992 ballot in Arizona as a commission-referred constitutional amendment. It was defeated.

This amendment was proposed to increase the pay of state legislators from $15,000 per annum to $19,748 per annum.[1]

A similar measure, Proposition 302, was approved in 1998. Prop 302 raised the State Legislator salary to $24,000 per year.

Election results

Arizona Proposition 301 (1992)
Defeatedd No911,02565.11%
Yes 488,271 34.89%

Official results via: State of Arizona Official Canvass

Text of measure

The text of the ballot read:

Recommendation of the Commission on Salaries for Elected State Officers as to legislative salaries have been certified to the Secretary of State and are hereby submitted to the qualified electors for their approval or rejection.


Providing an increase in annual salary of state legislators from $15,000 to $19,748 beginning in January 1993 and increasing annual salary for terms beginning in January 1995 and 1997 by a percentage change based on the consumer price index as recommended by the Commission on Salaries for Elected Officers.[1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 State of Arizona 1992 Ballot Proposition voting guide
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.