Hawaii 2008 ballot measures
Two statewide ballot measures were on the 2008 ballot in the state of Hawaii.
- One of the ballot measures was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment.
- One of the ballot measures was a automatic ballot question regarding a constitutional convention.
On the ballot
- The state legislature can convene a constitutional convention by a simple majority vote. If they don't hold one every ten years, the state's Lieutenant Governor orders the question, "Shall there be a convention to propose a revision of or amendments to the Constitution?" to be placed on a statewide ballot.
|ConCon||Question 1||Convention||Would decide whether to hold a constitutional convention||
|Amendment 1||Admin of gov't||Would reduce the age at which someone can be elected Governor or Lt. Governor from 30 to 25 years old||
State of Hawaii
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Director of Finance | State Auditor | Superintendent of Education | Hawaii Director of Commerce and Consumer Affairs | Commissioner of Agriculture | Chairperson of Land and Natural Resources | Director of Labor and Industrial Relations | Chair of Public Utilities |