Arkansas Salary Raise for Constitutional Officers, Proposed Amendment 56 (1976)

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The Arkansas Salary Raise for Constitutional Officers Amendment, also known as Proposed Amendment 56, appeared as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Arkansas where it was approved on the ballot on November 2, 1976.[1]
  • This amendment provides for salary raises for the Arkansas Governor and other constitutional officers.

Election results

Proposed Amendment 56 (1976)
Approveda Yes 441,247 65.19%

Official results via: Arkansas Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[2]

A proposed Constitutional Amendment to limit and establish the salaries of the Constitutional Officers and members of the General Assembly; and to establish the method of fixing the maximum salaries of Municipal Officers.[3]

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External links


  1. Arkansas Secretary of State, "Initiatives and Amendments 1938-2010"
  2. Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research. REFERENDA AND PRIMARY ELECTION MATERIALS [Computer file]. ICPSR ed. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [producer and distributor], 1995. doi:10.3886/ICPSR00006.v1
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.