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Hawaii 2008 ballot measures

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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.

Type Title Subject Description Result
ConCon Question 1 Convention Would decide whether to hold a constitutional convention Defeatedd
LRCA 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 Defeatedd

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